Assistant to the Village Planner

Organization: Village of Scarsdale NY

Posted: April 19, 2017 | Closing: May 19, 2017

Job Description

Assists the Planner in providing staff support to the Village Planning Board and Zoning Board of Appeals. Provides technical assistance and information to the general public, design professionals and staff (on the phone, at the counter and by email) regarding specific applications and land use, zoning and environmental issues. Processes applications, prepares correspondence and meeting minutes, and assists with agendas and resolutions for each of the Boards. Attends and participates in regularly scheduled evening Zoning and Planning Board meetings. Assists with the preparation of grant applications for planning related projects. Develops and maintains automated tracking systems, hard copy files and records.

Minimum Acceptable Training and Experience: Either (a) a Bachelor’s Degree and two years of experience where the primary function was urban or regional planning, architecture, engineering or a related field; or (b) a Bachelor’s Degree in City Urban or Regional Planning and one year of experience or (c) a Master’s Degree in Urban or Regional Planning.


How to Apply

Please email your application no later than May 19, 2017 to Elizabeth Marrinan, Village Planner at Applications must include:
• Cover Letter
• Resume
• Writing sample(s)
• Three references (including daytime phone numbers)

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