Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in urban planning, architecture, landscape architecture or closely related field.
Four (4) years of responsible professional urban planning and zoning experience related activities.
Ability to develop and maintain positive and effective working relationships with councils, commissions, staff, business organizations, and the general public.
Ability to handle situations requiring diplomacy, fairness, firmness and sound judgment.
Excellent and responsive customer service skills.
Ability to communicate effectively with people from all cultures and backgrounds.
Demonstrated cultural competence and comfort with supporting the city’s strategic objectives for advancing racial equity.
Excellent computer skills including word processing, spreadsheets, GIS, etc.
Ability to analyze site design, terrain constraints, circulation, land use compatibility, utilities and other urban services.
Ability to analyze and develop policies related to land use and community development.
Ability to prepare and analyze technical and administrative reports, statements and correspondence.