GIS/Deputy Planner

Gates County Local Government

Gatesville, NC United States


GIS / Deputy Planner

Performs responsible professional work in (GIS) Geographic Information System and Planning related duties in the Planning and Zoning Department, under the direct supervision of the Director of Planning and Development

  An employee in this class works within the County Planning and Development Office to enforce and implement the County Ordinances related to land usage. The employee will work under the Director and assist in issuing Zoning permits, site reviews, and plat approval. This position lends assistance to other departments as necessary concerning planning related matters.


Minimum Education and Experience: Knowledge of and an ability to work with GIS hardware and software; effective oral and written communication skills; any combination of education and experience equivalent to a bachelor’s degree in geography, or adequate experience in a related field with an emphasis in GIS, land records, surveying, or planning as it relates to Zoning and Code Enforcement; demonstrated working experience with ArcGIS. Annual Salary Range $ 42,108 - $ 65,267


A valid Driver’s License is required.


Complete job description and County Application can be found on the Gates County website.  Submit letter of interest, resume, and work-related references along with a completed County Application in confidence to: Christy Byrum, PO Box 148, Gatesville, NC 27938; (252) 357-2411 Ext. 01005.  Review of applications will begin September 19, 2022.  Position is open until filled. Gates County is an equal opportunity employer.

Experience Level
Entry (0-1 year)
AICP Level
GIS, Geodesign, or Urban Informatics
Salary Range
Annual Salary Range $42,108 - $ 65,267