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City of Reading Seeking Zoning Administrator

The Zoning Administrator is responsible for all activities related to land use laws in the areas of Zoning Administration and enforcement.
• Protects and maintains the integrity of the City’s physical environment within the City-designated various zoning districts.
• Enforces and administers City of Reading’s Historic, Planning and Zoning Ordinances and applicable Federal and State laws.
• Assists in the administration of federally funded programs that provide incentives for the enhancement of the physical appearance of designated areas within the City and elimination of blight.
• Assist in the development of programs to meet community development objectives.

• Bachelor’s degree in Planning or related field
• At least 3 (three) years related experience in planning and zoning
• Knowledge of basic law through education or experience
• Technical training in plan reading
• Member of the American Planning Association (APA)
• Able to successfully obtain the Commonwealth of PA Zoning Certification within 12 (twelve) months from employment

Qualified, interested candidates must submit an application, current resume and cover letter at www.readingpa.gov. Questions – Email jobs@readingpa.gov.

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