Performs highly complex professional planning activities involving advanced planning and special projects. Work involves assisting in directing, coordinating, and overseeing the activities and operations of assigned section.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Oversees and performs highly complex and sensitive planning projects, research and analysis in accordance with strategic long and short range planning activities of the City.
Participates in development and administration of community development goals, objectives, policies and procedures.
Directs, coordinates, reviews and participates with professional and technical staff collecting data, analysis, plan formulation and implementation.
Monitors and evaluates implementation of different development programs, projects and activities to ensure compliance with local, state and federal laws.
Reviews statistical reports and analyzes market and economic conditions.
Reviews and administers project budgets.
Recommends use of land for residential, commercial, industrial and community uses.
Oversees development review process.
Serves as primary City liaison with multiple state, regional and local boards and committees.
Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university.
Four (4) years of increasingly responsible urban planning experience to include one (1) year of supervisory or lead work experience.
Preferred: An advanced degree in Urban Planning, Urban Design, Architecture or closely related field.
Valid Class 'C' Texas Driver's License.
For more information regarding the position, visit the City of San Antonio’s employment website at the following link for a complete job description and to submit your application:
Internal Number: 2020-00733
About City of San Antonio
San Antonio is a city on the rise for the new face of America—a diverse, progressive and globally competitive city with a solid vision for national and international economic development. The City of San Antonio maintains a strong financial position with a “AAA” general obligation bond rating from all three major rating agencies. In 2014, Forbes labeled San Antonio the “Best City in the Southwest” for adults ages 18-34 for its dynamic economy, employment opportunities and affordable living. As the seventh-largest city in the United States, San Antonio is experiencing solid economic growth in 21st century industries such as bioscience, aerospace, cybersecurity and healthcare, which contribute billions to the local economy. San Antonio has also positioned itself at the forefront of the New Energy Economy in the United States, committed to investing and creating employment opportunities in green industries. San Antonio continues to experience the addition of missions at its several military commands, further fostering a significant relationship spanning more than 200 years. Thirty-one million visitors come to San Antonio every year, generating more than $13.4 billion annually and maki...ng the travel industry a vital asset to the city’s economic health. For more information, visit www.sanantonio.gov.