Planning Director

Saline County

Salina, KS

Saline County Planning & Zoning Director - Duties include: Management of planning and zoning functions, floodplain management, and oversight of environmental health services which may include including processing, researching, and analyzing subdivision and zoning requests; enforcing regulations; prepare and administer approved budgets; developing and updating regulations; and preparing, analyzing, and presenting data in written, graphic and oral reports for various public and government boards.

Candidate will have a strong knowledge in administering comprehensive plans, zoning and subdivision ordinances to include experience in conducting public hearings, building permit processes and code enforcement. The Director will act as the floodplain administrator and should have knowledge of floodplain regulations and be able to obtain certification (CFM) soon after beginning employment. Will manage environmental services for a four County area and a sewer district. Knowledge of waste water systems, well drilling and non-point pollution practices will assist in being successful at this position. As Director you may be asked to research and report special projects not specifically related to planning or environmental work.

Must have a Bachelor's degree in community or regional planning or a related field; must have knowledge and understanding of the principles and practices of rural planning and community relations, preferably have at least two years' experience in local government planning; must have strong written and oral communication skills; preferably have experience in budget preparation and administration and a valid driver's license. Must have or be able to obtain Certified Floodplain Manager (CFM) within 18 months. Apply online at Application deadline: September 23, 2018.

Experience Level
Mid I (1-4 years)
AICP Level
Land Use Planning
Salary Range

Contact Information

300 W Ash
Room 217
Salina, KS
United States
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