GIS/Deputy Planner – Performs responsible professional work in (GIS) Geographic Information System and Planning-related duties in the Planning and Zoning Department, under the direct supervision of the Director of Planning and Development.
An employee in this class works within the County Planning and Development Office to enforce and implement the County Ordinances related to land usage. The employee will work under the Director and assist in issuing Zoning permits, site reviews, and plat approval, This position lends assistance to other departments as necessary concerning planning-related matters.
Minimum Education and Experience: Knowledge of and an ability to work with GIS hardware and software; effective oral and written communication skills; any combination of education and experience equivalent to a bachelor’s degree in geography, or adequate experience in a related field with an emphasis in GIS, land records, surveying, or planning as it relates to Zoning and Code Enforcement; demonstrated working experience with ArcGIS.
A valid Driver’s License is required.
The complete job description and County Application can be found on the Gates County website. Submit a letter of interest, resume, and work-related references along with a completed County Application in confidence to Christy Byrum, PO Box 148, Gatesville, NC 27938; (252)357-2411 Ext. 01005. The review of applications will begin on November 15, 2022. The position is open until filled. Gates County is an equal-opportunity employer.