DEVELOPMENT SERVICES SPECIALIST/LANDSCAPE ARCHITECT
Do you have a passion for Newport News and seeing your community thrive? Are you looking to take the next step in your career? Well, this may be the perfect opportunity for you! The City of Newport News is seeking an enthusiastic, motivated, and career-minded individual to join the Planning Department as the DEVELOPMENT SERVICES SPECIALIST/ LANDSCAPE ARCHITECT.
This position performs complex work in current planning, technical, and administrative work in the review and coordination of site, development, and subdivision plans. This position performs analysis and makes recommendations relative to planning principles through the review offsite, development, and subdivision plans to ensure conformance with federal, state and city codes, ordinances and policies. You will also research information relating to site and subdivision development, interpreting codes, ordinances, and policies for developers, contractors and citizens.
The Development Services Specialist/Planner will provide technical assistance and guidance in obtaining plan approvals and coordinating site and subdivision review activities with engineering staff, City departments, and external agencies while maintaining subdivision and site plan file documentation. You will be responsible for reviewing detailed bonding agreements, variances, and exceptions within prescribed limits. You will maintain and refund the bonds related to site and subdivision files, land disturbances and right-of-way permits as necessary.
This position coordinates site and subdivision files, land disturbance, and right-of-way permits as necessary as well as subdivision agreements and land development agreements for contractors.
If interested in learning more about this and other opportunities, including position requirements, and to apply visit https://www.nnva.gov/193/Apply-for-a-Job
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