Planner $58,287-$86,581/ DOQ
The City of Sioux City has an exciting opportunity for an individual to join our Community Development Team. We are looking for an innovative and progressive individual to become our newest City Planner. The Planner position is under the general direction of the Community Development Operations Manager and performs work in analysis and interpretation of economic, social and other data as related to City planning activities. Candidates shall possess knowledge of the principles and practices of City planning as they pertain to the design and development of urban and regional areas, zoning, urban renewal and revitalization activities; knowledge of demographic, historic preservation, urban design, economic development, and environmental standards and principals. Candidates shall have knowledge of, or ability to gain knowledge of the Municipal Code pertaining to planning, zoning, urban renewal and revitalization; knowledge of the techniques required in the preparation of maps, charts, sketches and complex graphics; ability to understand/interpret construction drawings and specifications; and knowledge of, or the ability to gain knowledge of Geographic Information Systems. Candidates must have the ability to present results of research effectively in oral, written and graphic form; ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with associates, municipal officials, representatives of other agencies, board members and members of the general public. Graduation from a four-year college with major course work in urban and regional planning, urban design, geography, or related field; or any equivalent combination of experience and training that provides the required knowledge, skill and abilities.