Job Posting

Principal Planner

Company / Agency

City of Steamboat Springs
Steamboat Springs,

Position Closes

Fri, July 6th 2018

Experience Level

Senior (8-10 Years)



Salary Range

$73,176 - $89,641

Job Description


The City of Steamboat Springs is a top resort destination for people all over the world... but living here is even better.   We are beginning our search for our next Principal Planner.  This is an excellent opportunity to work with the Director of Planning and Community Development for current and long range planning.  This is an amazing opportunity to put your skills and talents to work to help keep our beautiful city a fulfilling and remarkable place to be!

The purpose of this position is to lead, manage and perform expert level professional planning work, provide competent advice to city policy makers, leadership with the general public, and manage complex projects.
The qualified individual performs a variety of advanced and complex administrative, technical and professional work in the current and long range planning programs related to the development and implementation of land use policies, urban design, zoning, development standards, development review and permitting processes. This position accommodates experienced planning professionals with extensive background in managing planning, regulatory and/or development projects in the public sector.

This position manages the development review process and leads the work of the Planning Technician, Planner, and Senior Planners when assigned to development review by the Director. Collaborates with the Director on performance evaluations. Exercises considerable professional judgment in planning, organizing and directing various projects. Serves as department administrator when the Director is absent.

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