Accepts, processes, distributes, and reviews site plans and subdivision plans.
Reviews commercial, industrial, and residential building permits for compliance with zoning and subdivision requirements.
Reviews business license applications for compliance with zoning requirements.
Reviews conditional use permit (CUP) applications.
Reviews rezoning applications.
Reviews sign permit applications.
Assists with updates to the comprehensive plan.
Assists with ordinance amendments.
Assists with reviewing applications for private roads.
Coordinates construction plan review with the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT).
Assists in assigning addresses to site plans, subdivision plats, and residential properties.
Provides support for the work of less-experienced colleagues.
Performs related duties.
Desirable Training and Experience:
Knowledge and level of competency commonly associated with the completion of a baccalaureate degree in a course of study (preferably in urban or environment planning or a related field), and three to five years of experience working as a Planner.
Experience sufficient to thoroughly understand the work of subordinate positions to be able to answer questions and resolve problems, usually associated with one to three years’ experience or service.
Possession of or ability to readily obtain a valid driver’s license issued by the State of Virginia for the type of vehicle or equipment operated.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Knowledge of planning principles and practices.
Knowledge of growth management principles.
Knowledge of county and department policies and procedures.
Knowledge of computers and job-related software programs.
Skill in reading plans and interpreting technical reports.
Skill in the facilitation of meetings.
Skill in public relations.
Skill in oral and written communication.