Planner I – Fort Mill

Opening Date: December 5, 2017                  Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Position: Planner I, Fort Mill

Salary Range: Depends on Qualifications

Job Summary: Under general supervision, performs a wide variety of planning and technical duties for preparing professional analysis and recommendations on various planning and development issues. Researches, prepares, and presents graphic and narrative reports for study and use by Town leaders. Assists with the administration and enforcement of the Town’s zoning ordinance. Work involves dispensing zoning information to the public, reviewing development plans for compliance with the zoning ordinance and field inspecting development projects for compliance with plan approvals. Employee must also exercise considerable tact, courtesy, firmness, and professionalism in frequent contact with property owners, developers, contractors and the general public. Employee participates in current and long-range planning activities and performs related work as necessary and as directed. Provides technical assistance to the general public. Reports to the Planning Director.

Minimum Qualifications and Other Requirements: Bachelor’s degree in town/regional/urban planning, architecture, public policy, public administration or a similar field with two years of experience in planning, zoning, land use, and land development work, or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required skill, knowledge and abilities. A Master’s degree may be used without additional experience. Must have a valid South Carolina driver’s license.

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