Planner

$48,110 - $75,775 yearly
  • Town of Hillsborough
  • 101 E Orange St, Hillsborough, NC, USA
  • Apr 28, 2022
Full time Building & Zoning Community Development Economic Development

Job Description

All applications must be submitted at: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/hillsboroughnc

  • Provides primary staff support to the Historic District Commission, including agenda and
    minute preparation, distribution, and records maintenance as required by NC General
    Statutes; updates advisory board webpages; recruits appointed board member, and
    performs grant management.
  • Serves as the code enforcement officer with nuisance and zoning code issues, with
    administrative support from the Plan Technician.
  • Serves as a secondary point of contact for telephone and walk-in customers to answer
    questions regarding zoning, rezoning, permitted uses, and architectural requirements.
  • Reviews various permit applications for completeness, including checking property file
    history, and approves those in compliance with the ordinance and requirements.
  • Issues zoning compliance letters.
  • Assigns addresses or revises addresses as needed and consistent with town policies.
  • Performs detailed and complex review of site plans, subdivisions, and construction
    drawings for compliance with development regulations.
  • Presents to and/or provides secondary staff support for Board of Adjustment and Planning
    Board, as needed.
  • Interacts and communicates with town staff, advisory board members, Orange County
    staff, and the general public, including inquiries from various real estate and development
    interests.
  • Coordinates and participates in community outreach activities.
  • Processes and prepares annexation requests.
  • Processes and prepares requests for text amendments to the zoning ordinance, as
    needed.
  • Provides research and reports for various parties.
  • Assists in the development and review of new ordinances and codes.
  • Handles special projects, including Hazard Mitigation Plan updates.
  • Provides detailed maps using GIS.
  • Performs other related duties as required

Bachelor’s degree and two years of experience required. Local government advisory board management experience and experience with architecture and historic preservation preferred.

All applications must be submitted at: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/hillsboroughnc