Planner

City of El Paso

El Paso, TX United States

Education and Experience: A Bachelor's degree in business or public administration or transportation, urban or regional planning.

Licenses and Certificates: Some positions may require a Texas Class "C" Driver's License or equivalent from another state.

Under general supervision, perform entry level planning work in support of assigned department.

Assist the public and other departments. Involves: Research information, contracts, ordinances and other resources to provide appropriate information. Read site plans. Interpret ordinance information, maps, site plans and answer questions. Provide legal descriptions of property. Assign and change addresses.

Assist in the analysis and proposal of transportation plans, programs and projects.   Involves: Gather and analyze data. Research land ownership, transportation plans, urban growth, ordinances and other data. Meet with architects, engineers, developers and planners about building projects and site plans. Develop supporting materials for presentations. Assist in identifying significant issues. Prepare recommendations. Prepare maps, files, contracts and amendments, design guidelines, address assignments and various other planning documents. Prepare proposals for grant applications.

Represent the department and provide technical support, information and guidance on planning issues. Involves: Respond to requests for information on ordinances, codes, policies, plans and procedures. Provide interpretation of zoning and subdivision requirements, transportation planning documents, land development applications, land use documents and other planning documents. Assist in historic preservation projects and activities, including providing support on identifying and researching properties that may qualify for historic designation.  Prepare comprehensive documents on planning issues, data analysis, special reports and recommendations. Attend board and committee meetings and other meetings in support of the department.

Serve as designated lead worker, if assigned. Involves: Guide, monitor and train less knowledgeable employees. Schedule and assign work. Review and check work. Guide others in work processes. Recommend areas for employee skills improvement. Provide input to employee performance evaluation process.

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Salary Range: $40,344.68 - $54,838.50 per year.
The starting salary is generally at the beginning of the salary range.

Test Information: A test date is to be determined.

Note: Applicants with a foreign degree must have all relevant documents translated and evaluated by a College, University, or Credentials Evaluation Services Department prior to submitting them to the Human Resources Department.

Note: Applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. This position will close when a preset number of qualified applications have been received.

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Experience Level
Entry (0-1 year)
AICP Level
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Specialty
Urban Design
Salary Range
$40,344.68 - $54,838.50 per year.

Contact Information

Sky Padilla, HR Analyst
Address
300 N. Campbell St.
El Paso, TX
79901
United States
Resource URL
https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/elpaso/jobs/3033869/planner/apply?keywords=planner&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs
Email
PadillaSM@elpasotexas.gov
Phone
915-212-1256