Job Opening - Gulport seeking Planning Technician

The City of Gulfport –Urban Development is seeking an individual for the position of full-time Planning Technician.    The salary for this position is
$27,831.27 to $28, 666.21.

The Planning Technician performs a variety of routine clerical, technical, and paraprofessional planning functions in the field and in the Planning Division office of the Urban Development Department.  Work involves responsibility for applying basic planning skills and knowledge to the review of various requests involving the Comprehensive Master Plan, implementing tools of the Plan, ordinances and other regulations.  

The Planning Technician will also assist other planners in undergirding the work of the Zoning Board of Adjustment and Appeals and the Gulfport City Planning Commission. Work also involves gathering, compiling and preparing studies, reports, graphic displays and related information for decision making purposes. The Planning Division Administrator and other planners are available for consultation and they shall review all work prior to finalization.   Work is performed under the supervision of a professional planner. 


CLOSING DATE FOR THIS POSTING IS:  Open Until Filled.   

Interested parties can visit the City of Gulfport web-site at: http://www.gulfport-ms.gov/employment.shtml and completed an employment application.