Washington County – Planning
County seeks a highly motivated, creative and qualified candidate to lead and
direct the County’s planning and zoning efforts. Responsibilities include a variety of
management duties. The main focus is land use management and to protect the
health, safety and general welfare of the County and its residents. Zoning
Administration, Floodplain Management and 911 Coordinator roles are an integral
parts of the Planning position.
and oversee the operations of the Planning & Zoning department in adherence
with applicable laws, regulations & policies in order to ensure the appropriate
uses of land, safe buildings & orderly development within the county
supervision including training and annual personnel reviews
responsibility for department both annually and long term
& assist with permit applications, plan review, & client concerns
necessary legal notifications and maintain all record keeping
information, record meetings, and track requests, problems & concerns for
Supervisor/Planning Commission subcommittee
information, record meetings, & maintain records of Planning Commission
to Board of Supervisors to inform them of issues, meetings and concerns of the
to review, analyze and interpret pertinent federal, state, and local zoning/planning/building
laws, regulations, policies and procedures in terms of impact to County.
to research & analyze complex issues to develop project plans and policy
County’s development in an efficient & equitable manner and adhere to the
direction of the County Board of Supervisors.
clear, timely information to the public concerning the planning &
development activities of the County.
complaints received concerning zoning, building, and inspection issues and
report back to Board of Supervisors
The ideal candidate will have BS or BA in
Urban Planning and/or 5 year’s experience in the planning field.
based on qualifications and experience.
Deadline: April 6, 2018 @ 4:30
Interviews: will be held: April
11-13 2018 @ 3:00 p.m.
by submitting a…
County application, which can be accessed at http://www.co.washington.ne.us/zoning.html
letter and resume
three professional references
To: Steve Dethlefs, Board Chairman
P.O. Box 466
Blair, NE 68008
Fax: (402) 426-6825
information and a complete job description can be obtained from the Washington
County NE website: http://www.co.washington.ne.us/zoning.html or by contacting:
Steve Dethlefs as listed above.
Washington County Nebraska is an
equal opportunity employer.