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Planner I

Organization

Louisville Metro Government

Description


Presents findings of planning and zoning projects at public meetings and hearings.
Analyzes land use, demographic and economic information researched from maps and published sources.
Prepares maps, recommendations and comprehensive reports on alternative strategies, impact of land use changes, and multi-modal transportation projects.
Investigates and inspects properties, site plans, and study areas to identify planning issues and to assess potential solutions.

UNDER ADMINISTRATIVE SUPERVISION:
Conducts pre-application conferences with zoning applicants or their representative.
Researches and compiles aerial photos, maps, and information concerning zoning cases, planning studies, and pedestrian, bicycle and transit issues.
Conducts field investigations, photographs property, interviews neighbors, and determines current land use of property and surrounding areas.
Identifies the impact of zoning and urban planning projects on the community.
Analyzes proposals for zoning changes, and subdivisions and conditional use permits for compliance with code regulations, Comprehensive Plan, neighborhood plans, historic district plans, and targeted study areas.
Reviews subdivision plats and verifies compliance with approved preliminary site plans.
Requests the preparation of digital images, maps, statistical charts and graphic displays for presentation at public meetings and hearings.
Prepares reports on community planning alternatives, studies and recommendations, area-wide re-zonings, zoning changes, variance requests, conditional use permits, site and subdivision plans, appeals, non-conforming uses, and other land use issues.
Presents findings of planning and zoning projects at public meetings and hearings.
Provides technical assistance and instruction to the public, developers, engineers, and attorneys concerning planning processes and zoning regulations; and to community groups and schools on multi-modal transportation programs.
Researches funding sources for multi-modal transportation projects, and prepares grant applications for planning and implementation.
Performs related work.
Meets regular and punctual attendance standards and any special needs of the position as determined by management, including mandatory overtime and meets regular and punctual attendance standards and any special needs of the position as determined by management, including mandatory overtime and performing related work.

Requirements

Minimum Requirements:

One year of urban and regional planning; comprehensive or functional community planning, or multi-modal transportation community planning experience.
An equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted.

REGULATORY DIVISION:
Must possess and maintain a valid driver's license.

Type

Full-time

Work Schedule

No Information

Salary

$18.64 Hourly

Benefits

Louisville Metro Government is committed to providing our employees with the tools they need to lead a fit and healthy life. Aside from community-wide initiatives like the Mayor's Hike, Bike and Paddle event every Memorial Day and Labor Day, and the Healthy Hometown Movement, Metro Government provides employees with programs designed to enhance their life and well-being, like a Wellness Center that allows employees and their dependents with Metro health insurance to take care of their basic medical and health needs for a $5 co-pay. Louisville Metro Government understands that a team of healthy, vibrant employees is the greatest asset we have.

Full Time Regular
· Medical
· Dental
· Vision
· Group Term Life
· Supplemental Life
· Accidental Death & Dismemberment
· Sick Leave
· Vacation
· Holiday Pay
· Bereavement Leave
· Kentucky Public Pensions Authority
· 457 Deferred Comp
· Voluntary Lifestyle Benefits
· Tuition Assistance
· Qualified Adult Benefits
· Childcare Assistance
· Free TARC Use
· Paid Parental Leave

Required Education

Bachelor Degree — Bachelor's degree preferred in one of the following areas:
Geography (with emphasis in land use planning),
Regional Planning,
Urban Planning,
Landscape Architecture, Architecture, Engineering, Political Science, Urban Economics and Sociology, or a related field.

Work Location

Louisville

Application Process

https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/louisvilleky/jobs/3598497/planner-i?sort=PostingDate%7CDescending&page=1&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs

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