Principal Planner – Town of Bluffton

Opening Date: June 22, 2018                     Closing Date: Until Filled

Position: Principal Planner, Town of Bluffton

Salary: Salary is negotiable based on experience

Job Description: Performs and manages complex professional planning projects, research and analysis; supervises assigned staff; assists the Planning and Community Development Manager with fair and equitable work program delegation of regular and special projects, provides guidance and monitors deadlines; advises and provides professional planning guidance to various boards, Town staff and public regarding planning issues, findings, decisions, recommendations related to development reviews, design review, enforcement activities, Comprehensive Plan and other planning activities; ensures consistency between board operations to include preparation of public notices, agendas, packets, meetings, minutes and record archiving; participates in development review and design to include application procedures, enforcement and education.

Minimum Qualifications and Other Requirements: Bachelor’s degree required with Master’s degree preferred, in urban and regional planning, public administration or related field; ten (10) years of relevant experience with extensive municipal planning experience. AICP certification is preferred. Possession of an appropriate driver’s license valid in the State of South Carolina.

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