Found at www.cityofeastlansing.com
Date Posted February 20, 2017
City / Organization East Lansing, MI
This high-level professional and management position reports to the Department Director and manages two professional planners and an administrative secretary.
This position will include a variety of planning and zoning initiatives, from day-to-day operations to long-term strategic projects.
The successful candidate will conduct research, analyze alternative courses of action and devise strategies to address planning and zoning issues; prepare and present reports and logical recommendations for action; and read, write, interpret and apply planning, zoning and land use regulations.
Bachelor’s degree in city planning, community development, public administration or related field required; Master’s degree preferred. Prior experience required, including 7-10 years of increasingly responsible experience in city planning, and 3-5 years of administrative and/or management responsibility.
The ideal candidate will possess strong interpersonal and communication skills, including writing and presentation skills.