Location: Woodburn, OR

Associate Planner

Salary: $53,144 - $74,048 Annually

Closing: 8/22/2022

Job Summary
The City of Woodburn is looking for an Associate Planner to perform general professional planning work in development review, zoning administration, and other land use planning functions; prepare reports and presentations; assist in drafting policies and ordinances as necessary; review plans in accordance with federal, state, and local codes; process planning applications in accordance with the City's zoning code; and provide information and direct assistance to applicants, developers, consultants, outside agencies, and the public on matters regarding zoning, environmental review, and basic building requirements.

The City has been experiencing an unprecedented increase in planning activity and development at every level, including annexations, design reviews, subdivisions and building permits and expects even more exciting projects in the future. If you want to serve a diverse, multi-cultural community and are a skilled professional with sound, independent judgment that thrives in an environment where your multi-tasking and attention to detail skills will be put to test often, then this may be your ideal job.

Minimum Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in social science, urban design, architecture, business, law or a related field; and minimum two (2) years of progressively responsible experience in urban design, municipal planning or development review, or an equivalent combination of training and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job. Experience should include development review of commercial, industrial and residential projects, as well as long-range planning studies. Applicants must pass the pre- employment background check.

Highly desirable attributes include: AICP certification; experience and proficiency with ArcGIS; experience in development review of commercial, industrial and residential projects, statistical comparisons, long-range planning studies bilingual skills in English/Spanish and a desire to serve the public with integrity and compassion.

How to Apply
Apply online at: planner?pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs