CITY OF CHELAN, WASHINGTON
City of Chelan is accepting applications for an Associate Planner. Bachelors degree in urban/regional planning or related field and three years of planning experience required.
Performs professional work in the fields of current planning, long-range planning, environmental analysis and/or geographic information system. Responsibilities include timely and efficient processing of development applications, the preparation of studies and reports and the review and implementation of zoning regulations, land use, environmental, and natural resources, transportation, and public facility elements. Position is responsible to provide accurate information to the public, employees of the City, and elected officials on many state and local code provisions, official land use maps, and other pertinent information. Position may be assigned to one or more fields, as determined by the Planning Director. Position is responsible for accomplishment of tasks as assigned, strong communication skills with the public and employees, and sound organizational practices to assure optimum services to the community.
Position, as assigned by the Planning Director, may have final authority on certain land use decisions, including short subdivisions, shoreline permits or exemptions, and SEPA. Responsible for applying thorough and full-scope knowledge of modern techniques and concepts of planning, requiring considerable initiative, creativity, analysis, and interpretation to create a motivating atmosphere. Supervision and guidance are provided by the
Salary range: $5494-6617 per month plus benefits (Grade 26 FLSA Exempt)
Information and application packet are available at www.cityofchelan.us or by contacting (509) 682-8019.
Position is open until filled. First review is July 2, 2021.