The City of Bloomington is seeking an Asst. City Planner in the Economic & Community Development department. This position assists with the design, promotion and administration of long range, short range and current city planning activities. Assists with coordinating public and private policies to meet the future needs of the City. Elicits active citizen participation in planning for the City's future by identifying achievable and cost-efficient goals objectives and forecasts for future governmental decision making. Maintains an effective public relations approach to increase acceptance of comprehensive city planning. Provides technical expertise and control of work to assure timely performance. Adheres to professional planning standards, zoning and land subdivision codes.
Required - Graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor's degree (B.A/B.S) with major course work in urban planning, urban studies, architecture, landscape architecture, history, political science or closely related field. At least one (1) year of professional planning experience.
Preferred - Master’s Degree in urban planning, urban studies, architecture, landscape architecture, history, political science or closely related field.
Certificate or Licenses:
Required - Valid Illinois Driver’s License