Director of Planning/Zoning
The County of Charles City, Virginia is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Director of Planning/Zoning. Successful candidate will work closely with the Board of Supervisors and County Administrator, and provide staff support to the Planning Commission, Board of Zoning Appeals, Wetlands Board and others. The Director will serve as Zoning Administrator, Subdivision Agent, and supervise environmental code enforcement.
The Planning/Zoning Director is responsible for updates and revisions to the Comprehensive Land Use Plan, Zoning Ordinance, Subdivision Ordinance, Environmental Ordinances, and others. Economic Development and GIS are functions within the Department of Planning.
Position requires an education and experience equivalent to a relevant bachelor’s degree. A minimum of 5 years planning experience is required. Ideal candidate would possess a Master’s degree in Planning or related field, be AICP certified, be certified as a Zoning Administrator, Erosion and Sediment Control Administrator, be experienced in reviewing site, subdivision, environmental and transportation plans and have knowledge and experience with Geographic Information System (GIS).
Qualified and interested candidates should submit letter of interest, resume and four (4) professional references with a Charles City County application to: County Administrator, Charles City County, P. O. Box 128, Charles City, VA 23030. Salary dependent upon qualifications. Position will remain open until filled. More information on the position and County application are available at www.co.charles-city.va.us or call 804.652.4701. EOE.