Zoning Administrator

Newton County
Covington, GA

Description of Job / Position
Performs professional, administrative and technical work in interpretation of the County’s comprehensive plan and zoning and development ordinances. Reviews requests for rezoning, variances, conditional use and other types of permits, and considers the application of the zoning and development regulations in current and future land use planning, and activities related to zoning, land use and development and code compliance. Assists the Director and County Planner in the daily operations and functionality of the Planning & Zoning Division of the Development Services Department.

Job Requirements
Minimum Qualifications Required:
All candidates to fill a vacant position in this classification must meet the following minimum requirements:

Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Urban or City Planning, Public Administration, Business Administration, or other related field; and, A minimum of five years of progressively responsible related experience in Zoning Administration; or, (Georgia experience as a Zoning Administrator is a plus). Any combination of education, training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

Licenses and Certifications: Valid State Driver’s License.

Salary & Benefits
$41,537.60 – $45,000.00 DOQ/DOE

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