Requisition ID: 1108
ECT is looking for a Planner or Permitting Specialist to join our Natural Resources team to work on land use approvals including special use/conditional use permits, rezonings, Comprehensive Plan amendments, and state siting board approvals. Candidates should be familiar with the review of Comprehensive Plans, Land Development Codes, Codes of Ordinances and state statutes to assess the required approvals for proposed developments.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Review Comprehensive Plans for compatibility issues
Review Land Development Codes for consistency issues
Review Codes of Ordinances to identify pertinent challenges to development
Adept at finding and reviewing zoning maps and Future Land Use Map
Assist with preparing applications and supporting documentation for submittal to local and/or state jurisdictions
Assist with proposal preparation
Technical report writing with excellent computer skills
Education & Experience:
Bachelor’s degree (urban planning, geography or similar) and three to five years of experience in planning
Previous consulting experience preferred
Renewable energy (solar) approval experience desired
Familiarity with construction plans review is also a plus
Valid driver’s license with a clean driving record
Exceptional verbal and technical writing skills
Occasional travel to attend agency meetings, client meetings, and conferences
Standard work week: M-F/8:00 – 5:00
ECT is an employee-owned, multidisciplinary natural resources and environmental consulting firm serving private and public-sector clients by integrating science, engineering, technology, planning, and management systems to provide practical solutions to complex challenges. ECT maintains a drug-free environment and is an affirmative action (AA) and equal employment opportunity (EEO) employer.
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