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Planning Coordinator

City of Chamblee/CPL

Posted: Nov. 14, 2018

End Date: Dec. 15, 2018

CPL, a full-service architecture, engineering and planning firm providing Planning & Development services for the City of Chamblee, GA is seeking to add a Planning Coordinator to our team. The candidate will work full-time in the City of Chamblee’s Planning and Development Department in Chamblee, GA.  This position provides a wide range of Planning and Zoning related duties.  The ideal candidate will be self-motivated and eager to be a part of a growing and progressive City.    


Bachelor’s degree in Urban Planning or related field is required. 


All levels of experience will be considered. 


  • Providing customer service for Department-related customer service matters, both in-person and over the phone;
  • Coordinating certain permits including: Land Disturbance Permits, Plats, Zoning-Related Applications & Fence Permits;
  • Managing Pre-Application meetings for Planning and Zoning-related applications including pre-review of all submittals, note-taking and follow-up correspondence with applicants;
  • Managing and updating all Planning and Zoning-related applications and forms, as needed;
  • Accepting and reviewing Temporary Sales/Outdoor Sales Permit Applications;
  • Communicating with other City Departments and outside agencies regarding applications;
  • Creating Zoning Verification Letters;
  • Maintaining Department Webpage;
  • Completing Plan Reviews for Signs, Minor Residential and Pool Permits;
  • Completing Business License reviews for compliance with Zoning Regulations;
  • Conducting research on planning and zoning-related matters;
  • Assisting with long-range planning projects;
  • Attending other meetings, as needed;
  • Other job duties, as determined by the Director and Deputy Director.


CPL is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a competitive compensation and benefits package. Starting salary is anticipated to be $40,000.   
Please send cover letter and resume via email to Matt Dickison at mdickison@cplteam.com. No calls please.