Concord Township News

Employment Opportunity

Posted Sep 22, 2016

Planner/Assistant Zoning Inspector
Full Time Position 

The Concord Township Zoning Department is looking to fill the position of Planner/Assistant Zoning Inspector.  A college graduate with a degree in Planning or equivalent and 1 to 2 years of work experience preferred that contains some combination of private, municipal or other governmental role in the area of planning/zoning or a related field.  Experience with Microsoft Office required and knowledge of Geographical Information Systems (GIS) preferred.

The Planner/Assistant Zoning Inspector, under the direction of the Zoning Inspector, will perform a variety of tasks relating to Township zoning activities and assist in the daily operations of the Zoning Department.  These tasks include:  issue zoning permits that comply with the Zoning Resolution; perform on-site inspections to verify zoning compliance or review site conditions; explain the application process and review procedures to applicants for variances/appeals, conditional use permits, site plan review, design review, and zoning amendments; assist in the review of site plan review applications and prepare staff reports for zoning board review; review subdivision plans for zoning compliance; assist in mapping projects with ESRI/GIS mapping systems; attend monthly zoning board meetings; assist in periodic comprehensive plan updates to establish long term planning and development goals for the Township; and perform related work as assigned.   

Applicant should be willing to work independently as well as interact with the public.  Interested parties should submit a resume and letter of interest to the mailing address or email listed below by Noon on October 12, 2016.  This will be a full time position with benefits, with a salary to commensurate with experience.     

Mail to:
Concord Township
7229 Ravenna Road
Concord Township, OH 44077
Attn:  Kathy Mitchell, Administrator

Or Email to: kmitchell@concordtwp.com