Village of Carpentersville
|Job at a Glance|
|Job Level||Entry (0–1 year)|
The Village of Carpentersville is accepting applications for a part-time Planner position within its Community Development Department. The position is available because the current Planner is leaving for full-time employment elsewhere. The individual in this position will work a maximum of 1,500 hours annually and not more than 29 hours per week. The prospective candidate must be willing to work flexible hours and days depending on the season.
The essential duties of the position: Conducts field inspections and maintains effective records of inspection findings on issues regarding the zoning code, sign code, Development Standards and Design Guidelines, landscaping regulations, and approved site plans or agreements. Conducts timely plan reviews for zoning compliance. Provides professional customer service in responding to inquires related to the zoning ordinance, land use applications, site plans, legal documents, rules, regulations and related code procedures and requirements of the department to residents, design professionals, contractors, members of Village staff, and other Village customers. Communicates verbally and in writing and interacts professionally with members of the public in the field, at the permit counter, over the phone, through email and other means of correspondence. Assists with grant application processes related to site planning, research, public meetings, surveys, and probable costs. Maintains Village-wide GIS program and creates, maintains, and organizes all Village GIS files. Prepares all Village GIS maps, including the annual Zoning Map, and also prepares additional maps for Economic Development, Engineering, and Public Works as needed. Performs other duties as assigned.
Minimum requirements: Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with a degree in land use planning, municipal or urban planning, or a closely related field, and one year of experience in current planning. Strong knowledge of and ability with ESRI ArcGIS is required. Member of American Institute of Certified Planners, preferred.
The hourly rate for this position is $23.50. Benefits offered by the Village of Carpentersville include participation in the Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund.
Submit a cover letter, résumé, and job application until October 8, 2013 to Christie Alvarado, Human Resources Generalist, Village of Carpentersville, 1200 L.W. Besinger Drive, Carpentersville, Illinois 60110, or email@example.com.
|Postal Address||1200 L.W. Besinger Drive
Carpentersville, Illinois 60110