The Berkley Group seeks a qualified, self-motivated applicant to serve as a Zoning Administrator for the company. The position will assist King William County, Virginia with its planning and zoning functions.
Primary functions include:
Regular, reliable attendance necessary;
Reviews zoning permits for compliance with adopted codes and performs site inspections prior to approval of permits;
Reviews applications for variances, conditional use permits, subdivisions and zoning changes; prepares recommendations for Planning Commission, the Wetlands Board, the Historic Review Board, County Administrator; and/or Board of Supervisors consistent with County Code.
Coordinates assistance on planning and zoning issues with other County departments.
Reviews and approves zoning permits, including review of site plans; for construction, renovations and other miscellaneous items, and forwards approved zoning permits to the Building Official;
Initiates enforcement proceedings when code violations occur; prepares letters and/or contacts property owners by phone; prepares data for court and testifies on ordinance and code violations;
Serves as the Secretary to the Board of Zoning Appeals, prepares agendas, staff reports and gives presentations;
Answers general questions regarding legal descriptions, floodplain information, zoning, census, and general community information;
Reviews development plans for local zoning requirements with other staff members;
Reviews and approve routine sign applications;
Maintains all necessary records for day-to-day activities and permanent files;
Assists in developing long-range strategic plans and ordinance updates;
Attends Planning Commission, Historic Review Board, and Board of Supervisor meetings as necessary; and prepares other information as requested by the County Administrator or Planning Commission;
Assists the County with projects and proposals, including grant applications, and environmental reviews;
Administers the Chesapeake Preservation Act Ordinance;
Assists with erosion and sediment control inspections;
Prepares public hearing notices for local paper and prepares articles as directed;
Acts as backup for front desk and phone coverage and assists other departmental staff as needed;
Performs other duties as apparent or as delegated.