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GIS Planner
Department:Community Development
FT/PT Status:Full Time
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled


This position, under the supervision of the Community Development Manager, oversees the geographic information system of the Community Development Department and provides staff support on planning and zoning functions of the Community Development Department. An employee in this class performs research and background work for the facilitation of land use permit applications, provides geographic information system demographic and socio-economic data to the public, and assists the Community Development Director in the long-range planning administrative duties for the Town. Work also includes public contact functions with contractors, engineers, developers, and the general public and involves giving information, answering inquiries, and carrying out the Town ordinances in the areas of zoning, planning, and other land use policies.


Graduation from a four year college or university with a major in planning, public administration, geography, or related field.

Considerable experience in planning, geographic information systems or a related occupation; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.