Associate Planner – Urban Planning
Development Services Division
Neighborhood & Development Services Department
Application deadline: Monday, January 27, 2020
Visit www.icgov.org/jobs to apply online
One permanent full time position available
Full salary range: $61,963.20 - $78,000.00
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00am – 5:00pm
Under direction, researches and reviews applications for rezoning and development proposals. Prepares policy proposals and implementation measures regarding current and long-range urban planning. Provides staff assistance to various City boards and commissions. Organizes public outreach and resident planning workshops to update comprehensive plan, including district plans and historic and conservation districts. Drafts amendments to comprehensive plan and district plans based on research and public input. Meets with public, community organizations and local media regarding ongoing development issues. Prepares public presentations related to long-range planning efforts or legislative changes.
Bachelor's degree in urban planning or in a related field from an educational institution accredited by a DOE recognized accreditation body required. One year of experience in urban planning required. Master’s degree from an educational institution accredited by a DOE recognized accreditation body may substitute for experience requirement. Must pass criminal background check.
Master's degree from an educational institution accredited by a DOE recognized accreditation body and three years of experience preferred. Design skills and education or experience with form-based codes and historic preservation are desirable
A full job description including a listing of essential duties and responsibilities and necessary knowledge, skills and abilities is available at www.icgov.org/jobs under Job Descriptions.
It is the policy of the City of Iowa City to afford equal employment opportunities for all employees and potential City employees.