Planner I

Town of Blacksburg

Blacksburg, VA United States

Blacksburg is a university town nestled in the blue ridge mountains of southwest Virginia with a population of approximately 43,000. You will be working in an historic building rehabilitated to LEED Platinum standards with abundant natural light and a fitness facility. Your fellow planners are creative professionals with a strong work ethic and a sense of humor. Join the Blacksburg team in this entry-level position working in current planning. Job duties include reviewing site and subdivision plans, handling general information requests, coordinating with other town and regional staff and assisting on planning projects. Career growth is important to us and this position is vacant due to an internal promotion. A variety of housing options are available in Blacksburg, Christiansburg or other locations in the New River Valley. To learn more about what Blacksburg has to offer, click on the Step into Blacksburg video link, http://tinyurl.com/StepIntoBlacksburg.

A bachelor's degree with coursework in urban affairs, planning, landscaping architecture, or related field is required, along with moderate experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Salary range is $37,234 - $40,958. Position closes Friday, May 3, 2019. Application review will begin on April 26, 209. Visit www.blacksburg.gov for more information on the job duties and employment with the Town of Blacksburg. Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodation in the application process may call 540-443-1020 (voice) or VA Relay Center at 711 (TDD).

An EEO Employer

Experience Level
Mid I (1-4 years)
AICP Level
Desirable
Specialty
Urban Design
Salary Range
$37,234 - $40,958

Contact Information

Address
300 South Main Street
P.O. Box 90003
Blacksburg, VA
24062-9003
United States
Resource URL
http://www.blacksburg.gov/jobs
Email
eloope@blacksburg.gov
Phone
540-443-1023