Zoning Administrator - Harrisburg, NC

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Date Posted     June 1, 2017
City / Organization     Harrisburg, NC


Zoning Administrator – Harrisburg. The Town of Harrisburg, NC is currently seeking a full-time Zoning Administrator. An employee in this class focuses on enforcement and public education of ordinances related to Unified Development Ordinance, zoning codes, signs, nuisance, minimum housing and other land development ordinances and regulations. The employee reviews nuisance and minimum housing issues for violations, follows up on complaints, and takes appropriate action when violation and/or fine has not been resolved by offender; participates in site plan review to ensure compliance with codes and ordinances and issues certification of compliance; meets with and presents cases to Board of Adjustment regarding conditional use permits, variances, and appeals; performs research and provides technical guidance to the Board; removes signs not meeting permitted usage from right of way areas; and related duties as required. Work requires knowledge of local and related state laws, ordinances, and environmental issues, and extensive public contact and conflict resolution skills. Work is performed in an office environment and outside for field inspection work. Hiring rate starts at $42,569; negotiable based on experience. Requires graduation from a community college with a two year degree in planning, geography, landscape architecture, or related field and some experience in zoning code enforcement, planning, or related area with and significant public interaction; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Also requires ability to obtain Zoning Enforcement Officer, Building Inspector Level I, and Floodplain Certifications within the time period established by the Town. Must have a valid NC or SC Driver’s License. Excellent benefit package including medical, dental and vision insurance, 401(k), participation in the NC State Retirement System, as well as additional supplemental benefits. Submit resume, Town of Harrisburg employment application, references and salary requirements to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Open until filled. EOE.