Knoxville-Knox County Planning
Salary: $55,000 (DOQ)
Closing Date: Until Filled
Review rezoning and plan amendment requests.
Coordinate and conduct reviews of development plans and subdivision plats.
Prepare and present recommendations for the Planning Commission, City Council, and County Commission.
Assist residents, business owners, developers, and others with questions about land use and application submittal.
Lead initiatives and projects related to ordinance updates and process enhancements.
Provide leadership and support to the agency’s customer service counter.
Represent the agency at interdepartmental meetings.
Participate in community meetings, some of which may occur during evening or weekend hours.
Creative thinking and positive approach to work.
Ability to work as part of a team and across divisions.
Ability to build collaborative relationships with colleagues both internally and in multiple jurisdictions.
Strong commitment to public service and community involvement.
Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
High level of personal accountability.
Master’s degree in urban planning or related field.
Four or more years of relevant experience.
Membership in American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) or the ability to obtain certification within two years of employment.
Master’s degree in urban planning
How to apply: Send your resume, cover letter, and three references to:
Knoxville-Knox County Planning Suite 403, 400 Main Street
Knoxville, TN 37902 firstname.lastname@example.org
Resumes submitted without a cover letter will not be reviewed. If you opt to submit application materials electronically (email, Indeed.com, Planetizen, or other digital portal), it is your responsibility to contact us to confirm that your materials were received.