Jobs Information

  • Description:

    Performs professional review of zoning and development application and technical city planning work and provide administrative, academic, technical and logistical support for the City and specifically the Community Development Department in current and long range planning.

    • Assists with planning efforts for the Development Services Department and to provide excellent customer service to a wide range of customers including residents, developers, architects, engineers, and other City Staff.
    • Interprets and enforces City codes and ordinances.
    • Analyze technical applications and prepare professional reports regarding zoning, platting and development applications for presentations to the Planning & Zoning Commission and City Council.
    • Coordinates and prepares informational materials and placement of development plans and zoning exhibits on an agenda for the Planning & Zoning Commission and City Council, attends night meetings.
    • Reviews, coordinates and releases pending projects with departments related to results of Board of Adjustment, Planning & Zoning Commission and City Council Meetings, and corrdinate preparation of development agreements.
    • Maintain compliance with all local, state or federal requirements for planning and zoning codes, ordinance amendments, and other applicable projects.
    • Conducts public hearings and receives statements anc recommendations related to proposed changes and implementation of various ordinances.
    • Develop and maintain database for information related to ordinances and codes.  Responsible for the coordination of maintenance of corresponding maps and text.
    • Perform such other duties as may be specified by the Director of Community Development and City Manager, or the laws of the State of Texas.

     

  • Position Reports To: Director of Community Development
  • Salary: $70,130 to $94,660

Jobs Requirements

  • Experience:

    Any combination of experience and training that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be:
    A minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in Urban Planning, Landscape Architecture, Public Administration or related field and three (3) years of planning, zoning and development experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
    Experience in a municipal government planning department is preferred.
    Must pass a pre-employment drug-screening.

  • Skills:

    Knowledge of:
    Federal, State, and Town zoning and subdivision regulations, ordinances and codes.
    Planning forecasting and projections.
    City policies and procedures.
    English usage, spelling, grammar and punctuation.
    Technical writing skill.

  • Computer Skills:

    Skills using Microsoft Office applications, Internet, ArcGIS, Adobe Acrobat.

  • Education Required:

    A minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in Urban Planning, Landscape Architecture, Public Administration or related field and three (3) years of planning, zoning and development experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

    AICP is preferred.

Company Information

  • City of Heath
    200 Laurence Drive
    Heath Texas 75032
    United States of America

Contact Information

  • Norma Duncan
    Phone: (972) 961-4876
    Fax: 972-961-4935
    www.heathtx.com
  • Contact Method:

    City of Heath
    200 Laurence Drive
    Heath, Texas 75032

    Contact: Norma Duncan
    Phone: (972) 961-4876
    nduncan@heathtx.com