Plans and develops long and short rage planning activities and programs.
Provides staff assistance to the Planning Commissions, Boards of Zoning Appeals, Board of Supervisors, elected boards and other commissions and committees; prepares and presents various staff reports. These meetings are held after hours one to three times per month.
Prepares ordinances to implement growth and development policies, prepares amendments to Zoning Ordinance and subdivision regulations.
Consults with officials of the state and federal government in order to coordinate all phases of planning and community development for the County.
Processes rezoning applications, special exception applications, subdivision plats and site plans.
Detects and investigates zoning violations, issues zoning violation notices.
Prepares correspondence for plan reviews, violations, notices to comply etc.
Reviews plans for compliance with Stormwater/Erosion and Sediment Control (Non MS-4 locality), Chesapeake Bay requirements, as well as compliance with the Zoning Ordinance.
Answers questions from citizens, contractors, developers and engineers concerning ordinance provisions and enforcement regulations. Receives and responds to citizen inquiries and complaints.
Performs a variety of research on zoning, background information, and administrative requests.
Performs related tasks as required.
Position requires to work as a team. Comprehensive knowledge of the advanced principles and practices of planning and community development; thorough knowledge of current literature and recent development in the field; general knowledge of the principles and practices of civil engineering as they relate to planning and subdivision design and control; ability to interpret and analyze technical and statistical information and to prepare and present technical oral and written reports; ability to establish and maintain effective working relationship with associates, officials, other governmental agencies and the general public.
AICP preferred. Possession of Erosion and Sediment Control certification: Virginia Department of Environmental Quality, combined Administrator or Program Administrator, Plan Reviewer and Inspector certifications. Possession of Virginia Department of Environmental Quality, Stormwater Management Program: combined Administrator or Program Administrator, Plan Reviewer and Inspector certification.