|Director of Planning & Zoning
The City of Pataskala is currently accepting applications for the position of Director of Planning & Zoning. 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 the city's zoning and code enforcement staff. This position reports directly to the City Administrator.
It is anticipated that the successful candidate will possess a 4-year planning degree (e.g., BA or BS) from a program accredited by the American Planning Association, plus a minimum of five (5) years progressively responsible experience in planning and zoning. APA/ACIP membership and/or other professional certifications desirable.
Candidate 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. Familiarity and experience with GIS applications desired. Candidates should have experience with grant writing and economic development.
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 at least 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