The Town of Purcellville is seeking a full-time Planning Manager. This position is responsible for directing programs and activities for the Town’s land use, enforcing codes, site planning and subdivision reviewing, managing and implementing strong community desires for managed
growth with extensive focus on economic development, and related work. Coordinates shortand long-range planning studies, research reports, policy documents and comprehensive plan review. Work involves setting policies and goals under the direction of the Director of Engineering, Planning & Development. Departmental supervision is exercised over all personnel within the department.
Please review the job description on our website for a detailed explanation of essential functions and the skills and abilities desired for this position.
Qualifications include a Bachelor’s degree in urban and regional planning or a closely related field, minimum of five years experience. Preference will be given to candidates with a Master’s degree in urban and regional planning, public administration or related field. Three to four years of supervisory experience is preferred. Certification by the American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) or ability to secure at an upcoming exam date, usually within one year (1) year of hire date.
The Town of Purcellville offers an excellent benefits package including medical/dental/vision insurance, VRS retirement, fully-paid life insurance, deferred compensation, supplemental benefit plans, paid time off and 14+ holidays a year.
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Equal Opportunity Employer