Director of Planning
The City of Pataskala is accepting applications for the position of Director of Planning. This key management-level position is responsible for directing all land use, community development, code enforcement, plan review, revitalization, neighborhood redevelopment and zoning activities, as well as supervising zoning and code enforcement staff. Ideal candidates will possess a Bachelor's degree in planning, public administration or related course of study, plus minimum of 5 years of related experience, or a Master's degree in city and regional planning or similar course of study, in combination with minimum of 3 years related experience. APA/AICP membership/professional certification desirable. Candidates with excellent working knowledge of the principles, methods and practices of public sector planning, and specific knowledge of Ohio planning and zoning laws are preferred. Experience with grants and economic development activities a plus.
A complete position description and employment application can be found below under Employment Documents. Applications and resumes are now being accepted and can be submitted electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org. Submissions should also include three (3) professional references. The posting will remain open until filled.
City of Pataskala
Attn: Mr. James M. Nicholson, Finance Director
621 W. Broad Street, Suite 2B
Pataskala, OH 43062