Planner II/III or Sr. Planner at Town of Eagle in EAGLE

Eagle, 81631 | 10/25/2019 | Ad id: 8-0000502747-01
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Position Title: Planner II or III, full-time, year-round benefited position

Application Deadline: Noon 11/15/19, however position will remain open until filled

The Opportunity: The Town of Eagle, Colorado offers an outstanding opportunity for a planning professional who will enjoy professional challenges and an unbeatable quality of life. Eagle is a mountain community with a thriving outdoor recreation industry, abundant natural resources, a strong appreciation for culture and community events, and a reinvigorated commercial core.

Position Summary: Depending on the qualifications of the candidate, this position will be filled at either the Planner II or Planner III level. Position performs a wide range of current and long-range professional planning duties to effectively manage the growth and development of the Town. Duties include but are not limited to the formulation, implementation, and modification of the Town of Eagle's Land Use and Development Code and master plans, bringing current projects through the development review process, working with all department staff to ensure process and procedures are in place. This position is also responsible for aiding other Town of Eagle departments with a variety of special projects. Planner III is differentiated from Planner II in the complexity of cases, code amendments, and policy work completed. Performs other job-related duties as assigned.

This position is very dynamic and provides abundant opportunities for professional growth. The applicant should have a strong background in devel
opment review and project management but will be encouraged to pursue areas of interest and will have the ability to gain experience in many different facets of planning, community development, and economic development.

Requirements and Pay Range:
Planning positions qualifications:
-Valid driver's license and acceptable motor vehicle record required
-Strong computer skills including graphics, GIS experience preferred
-Superior written and verbal communication and presentation skills
-Exceptional interpersonal skills, ability to interact with the public, staff members, trustees and commissions
-American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) Certification preferred for Planner III level

Planner II, Qualifications and Pay Range: $58,856 – $73,570
A minimum of a bachelor's degree in Urban/Regional Planning, Urban Design, Architecture or related field and four years of experience in Municipal, County, or Regional Planning. Master's degree preferred.

Planner III, Qualifications and Pay Range: $63,483 - $79,354
A minimum of a bachelor's degree in Urban/Regional Planning, Urban Design, Architecture, or related field and a minimum of six years of experience in Municipal, County, or Regional Planning. Master's degree preferred.

Application Procedure:
-Applications available on-line at https://www.townofeagle.org/Jobs.aspx
-Interested candidates are invited to email a fully completed application, cover letter, and resume to: HR Manager, hr@townofeagle.org

Posting Date: October 25, 2019