• Full Time
  • Joliet, IL
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Will County Land Use Department

DUTIES AND
REQUIREMENTS: Develops and implements comprehensive, general and specific plans and involving land use, physical facilities, demographics, environmental concerns, and development activities.

Compiles and analyzes data on census, demographic, economic, social, physical and other factors; Confers with local authorities, civic leaders social scientists and other planning and development specialists to devise/recommend arrangements for recreational, residential, industrial, commercial agricultural and other community facilities uses; Recommends measures affecting land use, public utilities, transportation/economic affairs, housing and other community facilities to control/guide community development and renewal; Prepares and present technical reports and recommendations in oral, written, and graphic form; ability to express ideas clearly and concisely, orally and in writing; Assists in preparing the Land Resource Management Plan (Comprehensive Plan), Neighborhood and Corridor Plans, and updates; Coordinates the County’s water resource planning initiatives; Utilize GIS software applications and produce maps and statistical data; Performs other duties as assigned.

Accredited Bachelor’s degree in urban or regional planning, economics, public administration, business, real estate development, or a closely related field with equivalent experience. AICP certification is preferred. Must have: a valid driver’s license; strong oral and written communication skills; ability to present clearly, tactfully and professionally before a variety of public bodies and interest groups; excellent research skills; ability to traverse sites of varying topography and physical conditions with an aptitude to quickly master relevant software and geographic information systems.

SALARY RANGE: $55,000 – $62,500 D.O.Q.

APPLY TO: Will County Human Resources Department
302 N. Chicago Street
Joliet, IL 60432
Fax: (815) 774-6355
Email: jobs@willcountyillinois.com