Senior Planner – City of Anderson, SC
Excellent Non State Benefits
Performs professional and technical work in current and long-range programs related to the development and implementation of land use and zoning plans and policies, capital improvements, infrastructure development and other City projects and programs; and to perform related work as assigned. The position works within a general outline of work to be performed and develops work methods and sequences under general supervision. The Zoning Administrator position reports directly to this position.
Develops and/or assists in the development and implementation of growth management, land use, zoning, infrastructure and other plans to meet the City’s needs. Prepares and presents project information and staff recommendations to supervisor, committees, boards, commissions and other such groups as required. Provides significant assistance, support and reporting to the Planning Commission, Board of Zoning Appeals, and Board of Architectural Review is required. Confers with and advises engineers, developers, architects, surveyors, property owners and citizens .
Evaluates land use proposals, development designs, subdivision plans, etc., for compliance with City, county, state and federal laws, regulations, codes and ordinances; evaluates the impact of development proposals and makes recommendations. Performs site plan reviews for proposed development projects and conducts on-site compliance inspections prior to the issuance of Certificates of Occupancy. Processes land use applications; coordinates process with applicants, technical consultants and other agencies; performs site evaluations for proposed land usage.