DIRECTOR OF PLANNING AND ZONING – East Bradford Township (population 10,000), Chester County, PA seeks a forward-thinking individual to fill the new position of Director of Planning and Zoning.
This is an exempt position with full responsibility for coordinating all planning and zoning projects and activities. The position requires competency in municipal planning, zoning, land use regulation, and grant writing and administration.
The Township is looking for an employee who can communicate effectively, plan and prioritize multiple projects, work collaboratively in a team setting, solve complex problems, act in accordance with regulatory standards, and demonstrate a high level of public service. Candidates should have: (1) a bachelor’s degree in applicable study (or equivalent); (2) five years of progressive responsibility in municipal planning; and (3) a valid Class C license (in good standing).
The employee reports to the Township Manager and works closely with the Township Engineer. The employee also interfaces regularly with advisory board/committee members, including the Planning Commission, Historical Commission, and Board of Supervisors.
Salary range $67,000-$102,000 with excellent benefits; actual salary to be based on experience/qualifications. The anticipated start date is December 2019. Application information and forms are available at the East Bradford Township office (666 Copeland School Road, West Chester, PA 19380) or here. Send cover letter, resume, and employment application to firstname.lastname@example.org. Applicants may also apply in person or mail application forms to the East Bradford Township office. Deadline is 4:00 pm on Friday September 27, 2019. EOE