City of Cedar Falls Planning and Community Services division is seeking a Planner II. Salary based on qualifications and experience: $53,622-87,131. This position will perform highly complex professional level work in the field of planning such as providing information and assistance to developers, the general public, and outside agencies related to planning and zoning policies and ordinances, including both current planning activities, such as applications for rezoning and subdivision; and long range planning initiatives, such as updates to the City s Comprehensive Plan; assisting with economic development activities; project management and implementation; and coordinating and participating in code enforcement activities.
Duties will also include reviewing and issuing land use, sign, and flood permits; writing reports and making presentations to, attending meetings for, and completing administrative tasks supporting a variety of boards, commissions and City Council; assisting in redevelopment or other land acquisition projects; and preparing grant applications for special projects. Candidates should have knowledge of best practices regarding urban design and smart growth planning and zoning techniques. The ability to create maps and perform GIS analysis is desirable. The position provides highly responsible staff assistance to and works under the direction of the Planning and Community Services Manager and may exercise supervision over technical staff.
Position requires Civil Service testing for candidates meeting the minimum qualifications and that have submitted required application materials. Approved candidates will be notified of testing information this fall. Post-offer, pre-employment physical and drug screen required. For position, Civil Service testing & application requirements, see full posting at www.cedarfalls.com/jobs Deadline for materials: 9-21-18 at 4:30 p.m. Equal Opportunity Employer