Canton- Community Development Planner

The City of Canton is now accepting applications for Community Development Planner.

The Department:
The City of Canton Community Development & Engineering Department is responsible for working with the citizens of Canton, Boards of Commissions, the development community and the elected officials while managing current and long-range planning, land development, building construction and code compliance. This also includes review of construction plans, subdivision plats, managing capital improvement projects and issuing various permits for commercial and residential developments within the City.

The Position:
Under administrative direction, plans, organizes and assists in the direction of the Community Development Department; assists the Community Development Director in formulating and implementing the department’s policies and procedures; acts for the Director in the Director’s absence; and performs related duties as required.

Minimum Requirements:
Knowledge and level of competency commonly associated with the completions of a baccalaureate degree in urban planning, environmental planning, or course of study related to the occupational field. Master’s degree preferred. Experience sufficient to thoroughly understand the diverse objectives and functions of the sub-units in the division/department in order to direct and coordinate work within the division/department, usually interpreted to require three to five years of related experience.

  • Location: Canton, GA
  • Posted By: Jessica Reynolds
  • Posted On: October 17, 2016