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Planner/Wetlands Projects Coordinator

  • Type:Full Time
  • Salary/Pay Rate:$35,000-45,000 DOE/DOQ
  • Posted Date:01/23/2017 12:00 PM
  • Deadline to Apply:02/21/2017

The County of Mathews, a coastal community located on the Chesapeake Bay, is accepting applications for a Planner/Wetlands Projects Coordinator.  This position will oversee the County’s GIS initiatives related to the organization, administration, development and maintenance of the Department of Planning and Zoning’s GIS based functions, including custom mapping and E-911 addressing.  This position will also perform professional level work in the field of current and long range planning.  Duties will include reviewing various zoning, subdivision, wetlands projects and planning applications, provide staff support to the Planning Commission, Board of Zoning Appeals and Wetlands Board and assist with various comprehensive planning and zoning projects. 

The preferred candidate will possess a Bachelor’s degree in Urban Planning, Geography, Environmental Science or related fields with a working knowledge of planning principals and experience in the use of ESRI software suite programs.  Prior local government experience a plus.

Salary: $35,000-$45,000 DOQ/DOE (+) benefits.  A completed County of Mathews application, including salary history, along with a cover letter and resume may be submitted to the Department of Planning & Zoning, P.O. Box 839, Mathews, VA, 23109. 

For a complete job description and application please click on the links below or contact Planning & Zoning at 804-725-4034.  Applications will be accepted through February 21, 2017.  EOE

Job Description - Planner/Wetlands Projects Coordinator

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