Job Opening: Town of Owego, Town Planning and Zoning Administrator

TOWN OF OWEGO, 2354 State Route 434 ~ Apalachin, NY 13732

NOTICE OF VACANCY
TOWN PLANNING AND ZONING ADMINISTRATOR – Town of Owego

Office: 607-687-0123 Dept No: 7
Fax: 607-687-5191 DD: 607-689-0101

Date of Issue: 10/18/2019. This is an important administrative position involving responsibility for the enforcement of planning and zoning codes and the decisions of the Planning Board and Zoning Board of Appeals. Work is performed according to policies set by the Town Board with wide leeway for exercise of independent judgment in application to particular problems.

The title of Town Planning and Zoning Administrator is Competitive, requiring applicants to meet minimum qualifications established for the position and successfully meet civil service examination requirements. An examination is anticipated for 2020.

Status: Work Hours: Salary: Location:

Provisional, pending permanent appointment from eligible list
Full time, days; involves monthly evening hours to attend Board meetings To be determined, based on experience; benefit package available Town of Owego Town Hall

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Graduation from high school or possession of high school equivalency and EITHER:

a) Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university with a Bachelor’s Degree inPlanning, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Engineering, or a closely related field and two (2) years of full-time paidexperience (or it’s part-time equivalent) in municipal, community or regional planning; OR

b) Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university with an Associate’s Degreein Planning, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Engineering, or a closely related field and four (4) years of full-timepaid experience (or it’s part-time equivalent) as indicated in a) above; OR

c) Six (6) years of progressively responsible experience as indicated in a) above; OR

d) An equivalent combination of training and experience within the limits of a), b) and c).

Apply to: Town of Owego Supervisor’s Office2354 State Route 434

Apalachin, NY 13732 Office: 607-687-0123 Fax: 607-687-5191

Apply by: Applications will be accepted until position has been filled.