Randstad City Planner- Location - Bakersfield, CA in Visalia, California

City Planner- Location - Bakersfield, CA

job details:

  • location:Visalia, CA

  • salary:$63,000 - $78,000 per year

  • date posted:Thursday, March 1, 2018

  • job type:Permanent

  • reference:S_615368

  • questions:Ronda.Moore@randstadusa.com661-832-1900

job description

Process land use and development permits, including but not limited to: reviewing

applications, plans and technical documents; assuring compliance with the City's

General Plan, Zoning Code and Plans; assuring compliance with state and federal law;

conducting site visits; facilitating meetings with internal and external agencies; serving

as a liaison between the applicant and affected City departments, external agencies,

neighborhoods, etc.; identifying potential impacts and appropriate mitigation measures;

presenting cases to the decision making body with recommendations for

approval/denial; and monitoring projects for condition compliance while under


  • Processes amendments to the City's Zoning Code, General Plan, Specific Plans and

Master Plans.

  • Prepare reports on planning policies and long range planning activities.

  • Conduct assessments of environmental issues in accordance with state and federal


  • Assemble a variety of information and data for the preparation of staff reports and


  • Assist with application, implementation and administration of grants.

  • Perform other related duties as required.

  • Minimum Knowledge, Skill and Ability:

  • Knowledge of:

  • PRINCIPLE AND practices of land use planning.

  • Standard office computer software applications.

  • Current trends in federal, state, regional and local planning.

  • California Environmental Quality Act

  • State subdivision map act and pertinent laws, ordinances and regulations governing


  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

Working hours: 40Skills:

--Perform a wide range of professional planning work.

--ORGANIZE; conduct and present major planning research studies.

--Interpret and apply laws and regulations to a variety of planning projects.

--Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.

--Evaluate architectural proposals and urban design/site plans.

--Write and review complex CEQA documents.

--Apply GIS in a planning environment to solve problems.

--Conduct site inspections.

--Perform plan checks.

--Assist the public with answers to planning questions.

--Make presentations to boards and commissions.

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