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Planning Officer

Company: City of Austin, TX
Location: Austin
Posted on: May 20, 2019

Job Description:

Posting Title Planning Officer Job Requisition Number COA080141 Position Number 107982 Job Type Full-Time Division Name DSD-Land Use Review Minimum Qualifications Education and/or Equivalent Experience: Graduation with a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in Planning, Geography, Social Science, Landscape Architecture, or in a field related to the job, plus seven (7) years of related experience in planning, two (2) years of which were in a lead or supervisory capacity. Experience may substitute for education up to a maximum of four (4) years. Licenses or Certifications: Valid Texas Class C Drivers License. Notes to Applicants This position will serve as direct supervisor over the transportation section of the Land Use Review Division of the Development Services Department, which currently includes six (6) full-time professional planners, and may include temporary staff and interns. Additional responsibilities include: monitoring performance measures, coaching staff on zoning, subdivision and site plan review, making recommendations on process improvements, resolving conflicts and facilitating approval of applications and, assisting or taking lead on special projects such as revisions to the Land Development Code and Transportation Criteria Manual. A detailed complete online City of Austin employment application is required to help us better evaluate your qualifications, and will be used to determine salary if you are selected for this position. A cover letter and resume must be submitted, but will not substitute for a complete online City of Austin employment application. Employment history dates must include month and year. Please verify that the employment history, dates, month, and year, on your resume exactly match the online employment application. Pay Range $30.99 - $40.23 per hour Hours Monday - Friday - 7:45 AM - 4:45 PM. Additional hours, evenings, and/or weekends may be required based on business needs. Job Close Date 05/21/2019 Type of Posting External Department Development Services Dept Regular/Temporary Regular Grant Funded or Pooled Position Not Applicable Category Professional Location One Texas Center, 505 Barton Springs Rd., Austin, TX 78704 Preferred Qualifications Masters degree in urban or regional planning from an accredited university. AICP and/or CNU -A certification, or similar. Knowledge of supervisory and managerial techniques and principles. Experience in conflict resolution and negotiation. Experience in data analysis and problem solving. Detailed knowledge of the order of process for land development. Detailed knowledge of Austin's Land Development Code. Familiarity with the challenges, opportunities and best practices in the field of transportation planning. Duties, Functions and Responsibilities Essential duties and functions, pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include the following. Other related duties may be assigned. Develops and implements short and long range plans, programs, and personnel. Determines goals, objectives, and resource requirements for activities. Develops, revises, and implements standard operating practice, policy and procedure. Develops and implements the use of program evaluation tools, analyze the data, and prepare evaluation reports. Conducts needs assessments; research and monitor programs and services to identify gaps. Prepares, presents, and monitors budget, ensures program's fiscal administration is in accordance with standards of accounting for voluntary non-profit organizations and agencies. Prepares and presents complete, accurate, and timely financial reports to board and funding sources. Prepares narrative material for grant proposals, annual reports, and other documentation. Responsibilities- Supervision and/or Leadership Exercised: Responsible for the full range of supervisory activities including selection, training, evaluation, counseling, and recommendation for dismissal. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Must possess required knowledge, skills, abilities and experience and be able to explain and demonstrate, with or without reasonable accommodations, that the essential functions of the job can be performed. Knowledge of fiscal planning and budget preparation. Knowledge of local city, state, federal, and private service providers and funding sources. Knowledge of community organizing and neighborhood development techniques. Knowledge of city practice, policy, and procedure. Knowledge of supervisory and managerial techniques and principles. Skill in oral and written communications. Skill in planning, coordinating, and implementing community programs and activities. Skill in developing new initiatives and working with service providers to plan and coordinate services. Skill in handling multiple tasks and prioritizing. Skill in conflict resolution and negotiation. Skill in using computers and related software applications. Skill in data analysis and problem solving. Ability to work with frequent interruptions and changes in priorities. Ability to establish and maintain effective communication and working relationships with community based organizations, schools, city employees and the public. Criminal Background Investigation This position does not require a Criminal Background Investigation EEO/ADA City of Austin is committed to compliance with the American Disabilities Act. If you require reasonable accommodation during the application process or have a question regarding an essential job function, please call (512) 974-3210 or TTY (512) 974-2445. Information For City Employees: If you are an employee within the department, are in good standing and meet both the minimum and preferred qualifications, then you will receive an initial interview. Supplemental Questions Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*). * This position requires graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with major coursework in Planning, Geography, Social Science, Landscape Architecture, or in a field related to the job, plus seven (7) years of related experience in planning, two (2) years of which were in a lead or supervisory capacity. Experience may substitute for education up to a maximum of four (4) years. Do you meet the minimum qualifications for this job as described? Yes No * Do you have a valid Texas Class C driver's license or the ability to acquire by hire date? Yes No * Do you have a Masters degree in urban or regional planning from an accredited university? Yes No * Do you possess an AICP, CNU-A, or similar certification? Yes No * Describe your knowledge and experience with the City of Austin Land Development Code. (Open Ended Question) * Please describe your experience with challenges, opportunities and best practices in the field of transportation planning. (Open Ended Question) Optional & Required Documents Required Documents Cover Letter Resume Optional Documents

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