|Date Opened||1/9/2023 08:00:00 AM|
|Closing Date||3/14/2023 11:59:00 PM|
|Salary Range||$62,508.02 - $109,389.04|
|Department||BUILDING & DEVELOPMENT|
|Job Type||Open and Competitive|
Loudoun County, Virginia, one of the fastest-growing counties in the nation, is currently seeking applicants for the position Planner II within the Department of Building and Development Land Development Division. Loudoun County is a large community in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area with diverse planning challenges and opportunities, from the development of transit-oriented urban neighborhoods around planned Metrorail stations, identifying and developing infill developments and maintaining the vibrant rural western portion of the County that is based in land conservation and agritourism. We place a high value on professional development and service to our dynamic community.
The Land Development Division provides technical review and oversight of land development applications, manages performance and erosion and sediment control bonds, maintains land development records, provides professional guidance to other County agencies related to land development, and provides exemplary customer service. Primary responsibilities of the Planner II include:
The successful candidate must have the ability to analyze intricate problems, navigate an intricate land development process, and perform a multitude of advanced professional planning tasks. The chosen candidate must have strong and effective written and verbal communication skills. The ability to deliver presentations to local boards, commissions, and citizen groups is desired. The chosen candidate should also have an intermediate skill in using computers, and Microsoft Office. Applicants must maintain a thorough knowledge of County operations, policies, and procedures; possess and maintain a thorough knowledge of County, State, and Federal land use regulations, principles, practices, and methodologies of the planning profession.
Must be available for occasional meetings after business hours with members of the public and/or elected officials.
Salary will commensurate with experience.
Bachelor's degree in Planning, Management, Public Administration, Urban Management, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Geography, or related field; two (2) years of experience related work experience in professional planning; equivalent combination of education and experience.
May be occasionally required to work outside of regular business hours.
Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check and credit check.