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Chester County Planning Commission Seeking Planner

Job Position

 

Planner II

Job Description 

 

The Chester County Planning Commission seeks a Community Planner to assist in sound planning efforts throughout Chester County. The position, classified as a Planner II, provides professional consulting services to local municipalities in implementing the County’s long-range plan, Landscapes3.

The successful candidate must demonstrate a competency level in project planning and implementation. Demonstrated knowledge shall include an understanding of the Pennsylvania Municipalities Planning Code, including but not limited to the preparation of comprehensive plans, zoning and subdivision ordinances. The position requires significant public interaction and the ability to work with both internal and external teams.

Job Requirements 

 

The candidate must possess excellent verbal, writing, and computer skills, including Microsoft Office and ESRI ArcGIS products. Candidates should demonstrate experience in preparing comprehensive plans and ordinances, analyzing quantitative data, delivering presentations, authoring technical reports, and creating plan graphics. The candidate must be comfortable working collaboratively and interacting with municipal clients.

Minimum Qualifications: a Master’s Degree in Planning, Geography, Landscape Architecture or a related field, or a Bachelor’s Degree with three years of job experience.

How to Apply

 

Applications must be submitted through the Chester County Job Opportunities webpage. The webpage and job description can be accessed here: http://chesco.org/Jobs.aspx?UniqueId=123&From=Planning-123&CommunityJobs=False&JobID=Planner-II-1272