Deputy Director of Planning & Zoning
Dorchester County
: $75,636.98 – $98,328.00 Annually
Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Position Overview
The purpose of the class is to assist the Director in planning, directing and supervising the administration and operations of the Planning & Zoning Department with the management of daily department operations, serving as liaison to other Departments, managing the land development review process, performing professional and technical work in short-range and long-range planning programs related to the development and implementation of land use plans and policies, capital improvements, infrastructure development, and other County projects and programs; to train and supervise subordinate staff; and to perform related work as assigned. The class works within broad policy and organizational guidelines, does independent planning and implementation, and reports progress of major activities through periodic conferences and meetings. This class establishes and maintains effective working relationships with other County employees, municipalities, state and federal officials, representatives of historic and neighborhood organizations, business and community organizations and the public. The principal duties of this class are performed in a general office environment.

Bachelor’s degree in planning or related field. Master’s degree in planning or related field preferred.
Requires at least seven (7) years of related work experience.

Special Qualifications:
Must possess a valid state driver’s license.
AICP Preferred but not required.

How to Apply:
201 Johnston Street
St. George, SC 29477