The Town of Purcellville is seeking an experienced urban planner to join our Community Development department. This position will engage in a wide variety of urban planning activities ranging from review of site plans, assisting applicants through the planning process, developing ordinances, providing support to appointed bodies and the daily departmental operations.
Candidates should possess a Bachelor’s degree in urban planning or related field and a minimum of three years professional planning experience. A Master’s degree in a related field may be substituted for one year of required experience. Strong verbal, written and computer skills. GIS experience a plus. Must possess strong analytical skills, be able to work in a fast paced environment and have the ability to work both independently and as a team player. AICP certification preferred.
The Town offers an excellent benefits package including medical/dental/vision insurance, VRS retirement, fully-paid life insurance, deferred compensation program, supplemental benefit plans, paid leave and 13+ holidays a year.
Nestled at the foot of the Blue Ridge Mountains, the Town of Purcellville is an award-winning, thriving community whose 9,000+ residents enjoy an exceptional quality of life that has become a hallmark of the town.
Applications will be accepted until position is filled.
Equal Opportunity Employer.