Senior Planner – Lancaster County

Closing Date: Until Filled

Position: Senior Planner, Lancaster County

Salary Range: Negotiable

Job Summary: Provides various land use services for the County and its municipalities. Performs various planning and technical duties to preparing professional analysis and recommendations on various planning and development issues for  the Planning Commission and County Council. Researches, prepares and presents graphic and narrative reports for study and use by County leaders. Provides technical assistance to the general public, private agencies, property owners, developers, public officials, and other related agencies concerning land use planning. Coordinates with regional planning organizations & federal/state agencies on planning initiatives. Requires considerable knowledge of comprehensive planning & methodology & focal point study processes; and knowledge of GIS software applications & the ability to produce maps & graphic/statistical information.

Minimum Qualifications and Additional Requirements: A Master’s degree in land use planning geography or related field with two to five (2-5) years of experience as a Planner I; or any equivalent combination of education and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Must have experience in reviewing site plan applications.

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