City Planner I

Job Title: City Planner I

Job Type: Full Time

Location: Burlington, IA

The City of Burlington is accepting online applications and resumes for the position of City Planner I to coordinate, administer, oversee, and participate in projects and activities of the Community Development Department. The City Planner I performs a variety of complex and technical duties in the design, development and administration of individual projects, including zoning code enforcement, subdivisions, rezoning, variances, special use applications; draft ordinance revisions as requested. Investigate, apply for, and administer grants related to community development, parks & recreation, and other related city functions. Answer questions and provide information to citizens and the general public; respond to and resolve routine inquiries, complaints and Code violations; provide advice for zoning, land use planning, flood plain management, site planning, subdividing and historic preservation. One year of increasingly responsible experience in city and regional planning, public administration and/or closely related field preferred.  Bachelor’s degree in City / Regional Planning or related field or equivalent combination of education and experience, Master’s degree preferred.

Position will remain open until filled. See complete Job Description and details for City Planner I position at: