Current Planner - Comprehensive Plan Implementation
New Hanover County
Wilmington, NC United States
This newly created associate-level position works as part of the development review division of the New Hanover County Planning & Land Use Department to ensure consistent and proper application of the County development ordinance to projects submitted for review and processing. It will also provide support to the department's comprehensive planning efforts through developing code updates and participating on special project teams to implement the County's 2016 Comprehensive Plan, such as an upcoming project to align the county's on-the-ground zoning with the development pattern envisioned for the unincorporated county. Duties include reviewing development proposals and site plans for compliance and plan consistency, conducting field investigations, interacting with the public, and presenting staff reports and other information to boards and key stakeholder groups.
An ideal candidate for this position would be someone familiar with a broad range of planning responsibilities and looking for opportunities to build skills in both development review and comprehensive planning.
For more information and to submit an application, please visit humanresources.nhcgov.com/careers. Applications will be accepted for this position through June 30, 2021.