37.5 hours per week
8:30 am- 5:00 pm
Starting salary is dependent upon qualifications, but in most cases is no higher than the midpoint for the range.
NATURE OF WORK:
Under the direction of the Zoning Administrator, this position is an entry-level position responsible for performing professional, administrative, technical, regulatory and programmatic functions that are the responsibility of Planning and Zoning Division. This position examines the working plans of proposed buildings and other structures for their compliance with the City zoning ordinance; enforces the zoning regulations; makes interpretations and decisions in applying provisions to individual projects; performs zoning analyses work and other planning functions of the Planning & Zoning Division.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF WORK (Specific assignment will include some or all of the following):
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS OF WORK:
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS OF WORK:
Work is performed under the general direction of the Zoning Administrator who outlines work assignments, reviews work in progress, and completed work. Works closely with all relevant departments to assist and inform in the processing of planning and zoning related issues and policies; applies best practices as appropriate. Employee is expected to provide coordination with all City departments. Guidance is provided through the Comprehensive Plan, City Code, City policies and procedures, applicable state and Federal laws and regulations, ensuring that initiatives are met. Work is evaluated at least annually with respect to progress toward achieving goals, leadership, communication skills, customer service, ability to work productively and effectively with employees at all levels in the organization as well as elected and appointed officials, community groups and the general public.
The employee has regular and frequent contact with City employees, property owners, agents, tenants, contractors, developers, residents and groups, including elected officials.
To apply for this position, please apply online at www.cityofevanston.org on or before the closing date.