Topographic Planner

Organization: Office of the Bronx Borough President

Posted: January 17, 2019 | Closing: February 6, 2019

Job Description

Job Responsibilities
Under the direction of the Director of the Division of Topographic and Development, the Topographic Planner responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
• Managing the street address assignment process for all development in the borough based on information from official maps, property data sources, and developer applications;
• Maintaining a development information database and geographic information system from data extracted from the street address applications with attributes for residential, commercial, and institutional development in the borough;
• Interacting with the public, the development community, and governmental agencies on behalf of the Borough President and answer questions related to the borough map and other property data sources;
• Accepting and logging address applications for the Topographic Office from 9:30 am to 1:00 pm.
• Creating annual development reports using topographic data, and other various research reports using open-source data for internal and external use.
• Assisting in researching and analyzing information for Planning & Development projects.
• Working in a cooperative team environment.

Minimum Qualification Requirements
• A baccalaureate degree in urban studies, planning, or urban geographic information systems;
• Those with an associate degree with a certificate in geographic information systems will also be considered;
• Experience with ArcGIS, Microsoft Office, and AutoCad required.
• Experience with Adobe Suite, Research and Analysis a plus.

Salary Range: $45,000-$50,000

The Bronx Borough President’s Office is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

How to Apply

To apply, please submit to Marilyn Olivero at a resume and cover letter addressed to:
James Rausse, AICP
Director, Planning & Development
Office of the Bronx Borough President
851 Grand Concourse, Room 301
Bronx, NY 10451

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