Employment Opportunities  >>  Community & Economic Development, Planning

Part-time Planner ($35-$55/HR)

City of Hampton

Posted: Jul. 8, 2019

End Date: Aug. 8, 2019


Provides oversight over the permit and plan review process, ensures permits are received, processed, reviewed, and issued within the approved policies and timelines; provides general oversight to staff and contractors responsible for intake and review of permits and plan reviews and all other duties as required

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

§  Responsible for tracking and reporting performance measures to the City Manager, City Council, and the general public

§  Suggests improvements for streamlining the review process to the City Manager and City Council

§  Performs plan review for commercial site plans, landscape plans, lighting plans, architectural elevations, and residential subdivision plats

§  Assists in processing and reviewing variance, rezoning, annexation, and special use permit requests

§  Encourages and promotes a culture of excellent customer service; provides general information to citizens, developers, staff, and elected and appointed officials regarding planning-related matters

§  Ensures website, brochures, applications, and other sources of information pertaining to planning and development initiatives are prepared, posted, and up to date

§  Maintains thorough knowledge and understanding of the City’s Code of Ordinances, Zoning Ordinance, and Land Development Ordinance

§  Assists the City Manager and Mayor and Council in maintaining the Comprehensive Plan, Capital Improvements, and other special plans as they arise

§  Researches and prepares updates to the City’s Zoning and Land Development Ordinance

§  Coordinates the maintenance and on-going enhancement of the City’s Geographic Information System (GIS)

§  Provides interpretation and assistance to ensure proper code enforcement

§  Performs landscape inspections for non-residential projects

§  Assists with drafting ordinance revisions