Jobs Information

  • Description:
    The purpose of this position is to review development proposals to determine how they may affect the City. This is accomplished by communicating with the public, developers and contractors. Other duties include writing various reports.
    Essential Job Functions:
    • Communicates with the public, developers and contractors by attending public hearings; and discussing projects over the phone.
    • Writes various reports by responding to external requests for information; and writing staff reports.
    • Provides case management support by performing in-take procedures for new case applications; entering information into the departments case management system; verifying completeness of submitted applications and identifying deficiencies to applicants; and assisting in the circulation of cases to members of the Development Review Committee.
    • Completes related duties by serving as the Chief Case Manager for all application requests submitted to the Zoning Board of Adjustment (ZBA) and serving as Chief Facilitator at the ZBA hearings.


    Salary Range: $47,476 - $71,689 DOQ

    Closing Date:  February 24, 2017

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  • Salary: 47,476 to 71,689

Jobs Requirements

  • Experience:

    Bachelor's degree in Planning, Geography, Political Science or equivalent field of study.

    Under and including one year of planning experience. Must be an effective communicator and understands the importance of customer service.

    Valid Texas Class C Driver's License

Company Information

  • City of Grand Prairie

Contact Information

  • Human Resources
    Phone: (972) 237-8192
  • Contact Method:

    If you are interested in this position, please complete an online application found on our website at

    Thank you for your interest in the City of Grand Prairie!