City Planner Resume Samples

A City Planner is hired to revitalize the city through proper planning and implementation for the preservation and modernization of lands within the city limits. A City Planner Resume mentions the following core duties and tasks – planning the design and construction of new urban infrastructures; assisting in managing the city’s current infrastructure and urban resources, designing and adapting city plans for population growth and development; recommending the most suitable placement of various urban infrastructure; drafting legislation relating to land use and development; suggesting and implementing Zoning regulations for private properties within urban areas; preparing reports that detail the location and characteristics of various urban infrastructures; and holding public meetings with government officials.

The most sought-after skills include – detailed knowledge of the principles, working knowledge of web-based mapping platforms, the ability to generate high-quality graphics, diagrams, and maps; prior working knowledge; and experience in using Adobe Creative Suite programs. A Master’s degree in Urban or regional planning is preferred.

City Planner Resume example

City Planner Resume

Objective : As a City Planner, responsible for Reviewing and provided guidance on plats, lot split, and lot combination applications, and zoning applications, to evaluate compliance with City zoning code, subdivision regulations, and comprehensive plan.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Mower Operator, Building Maintenance, Public Interpretive Talks.

Description :

    1. Planned, supervised, and reviewed the work of the Zoning Administrator and Support Staff.
    2. Developed and implemented Stormwater Management program goals, objectives, policies, and procedures.
    3. Interpreted regulatory requirements and analyzes impacts to City processes, operations, and services.
    4. Proposed changes to programs and services based on regulatory objectives.
    5. Developed work plan for assigned stormwater program area; facilitated the implementation of work activities, projects, and programs Monitored workflow and maintain timelines.
    6. Reviewed and evaluated work methods and procedures.
    7. Developed guidelines and documentation of best management practices.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED


City Planner Resume

Headline : Seeking a City Planner with 4 years of experience in Communicating across multiple departments to provide information relating to development proposals, policy changes, and long-range planning initiatives.

Skills : Graphic Design, Graphic Design, UX, CSS, PHP, Coldfusion, JQuery, Javascript, Photoshop, Illustrator, Project Management, Spanish Marketing Content Writer.

Description :

    1. Assisted other departments in the management of more than fifty municipal leases and tidelands, including their use, development, lease, acquisition, disposal, appraisals, platting actions, easement acquisitions, and transfer of State lands to the City via the Municipal Lands Entitlement Act.
    2. Performed right-of-way actions for acquisitions, vacations, and enforcement of all encroachments.
    3. Ensured that utility and all other municipal easements were properly platted.
    4. Developed Subdivision Agreements for the provision of municipal infrastructure and services.
    5. Assisted all departments with capital improvement projects, including design, site selection, requests for proposal (RFP) selection, and project management.
    6. Implemented growth projection methods and comprehensive development strategies.
    7. Analyzed regulations and proposed legislation; tracked and participate in legislative or regulatory processes related to key pollutants.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
G.E.D


City Planner Resume

Objective : Seeking a City Planner with 5+ years of experience in Processing applications for variances, conditional uses, plan amendments, zoning map amendments, home occupations, preliminary plats, final plats, sign permits, etc.

Skills : Adobe Creative Suite, Autocad, Google Sketchup, Mac Osx, Windows, Microsoft Office Suite, Event Management, Project Management, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Assumed project management responsibility for all City planning functions, activities, and case files.
    2. Conducted meetings with the public.
    3. Met have included information on the General Plan update, Parks and Recreation Master Plan, Housing Element, the formation of neighborhood Assessment Districts, and Regional Transportation Plan.
    4. Prepared, organized, and conducted all facets of Planning Commission meetings.
    5. Worked with applicants to develop their applications and present information to the Planning Commission.
    6. Organized and prepared City Council agendas; facilitated City Council meetings.
    7. Planned and approved all City mailings for public notices and informational activities.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master's in Planning

City Planner Resume

Objective : As a City Planner, responsible for Reviewing land use and development plans and specifications for compliance with City policy and sound planning principles.

Skills : Historic Preservation Committee Liason, Fluent On Portuguese Language, Artistic And Publishing Drawing And Design - Universidade Gama Filho.

Description :

    1. Collected and analyzed data for use in the City's Comprehensive Plan and Comprehensive Development Code; prepared comprehensive reports and projects form the basis of such data.
    2. Prepared Design Review Committee (DRC) comments, staff reports, and development order documents for clients.
    3. Reviewed building permits related to planning issues.
    4. Conducted site plan reviews.
    5. Maintained case files for new developments within the City of Largo.
    6. Presented hardship relief, future land use map amendments, and other related planning cases.
    7. Attended the Metropolitan Planning Committee (MPC) subcommittee meetings to represent the City of Largo.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
GED

City Planner Resume

Summary : Detail-oriented professional with more than 5 years of design, development, real estate, and city planning experience. I am interested in pursuing a career focused on project management. I am looking to work in a progressive, team environment where I can grow in my career and continue to develop professionally.

Skills : GIS & CAD Proficiency, Plans Review And Zoning Expert, Training And Supervising Staff, Landscape Architecture, Public Speaking, Excellent Writing, And Interpersonal, Project Management And Implementation, Contract Negotiations, Grant Writing, Permitting, And Government Regulation Expert.

Description :

    1. Performed advanced, specialized professional-level planning work including developing the vision for city growth, land use, design, infrastructure development, and preservation.
    2. Promoted the best use for the city's land and resources for residential, commercial, institutional, and recreational purposes, and serves as a program leader.
    3. Maintained and updated the city's long-range plans such as the Hazard Mitigation Plan and the city's Comprehensive Land Use Plan.
    4. Operated as Administrative Officer for the Newport Planning Board to oversee public meetings with government officials, land developers, lawyers, special interest groups, and the general public to address issues of land use and development.
    5. Administered and scheduled Planning Board training activities and assists the Board by writing legal decisions, minutes, memorandums, staff reports, and city council action forms and resolutions.
    6. Performed specialized, professional-level work coordinating the review of complex, multifaceted development projects including complicated permitting issues and reviewing subdivision and land use plans and specifications for conformance to applicable codes, rules, and regulations.
    7. Wrote government grant proposals for the purpose of receiving funding for important city initiatives.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

City Planner Resume

Objective : Vast clerical and administrative experience. Orientation in sales and customer service experience. Strong listening, communication, and problem-solving skills. Excellent numeric ability and time management skills. Work with honesty and integrity in a teamwork atmosphere. Highly efficient and level-headed in a fast-paced and/or stressful environment.

Skills : Communication, Planning, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Primarily handled all incoming phone calls in regards to ordinances, code restrictions, and zoning questions.
    2. Included organization and maintenance of all Planning, Zoning and Subdivision files and databases, as well as the Historical Inventory database and Board of Adjustment database.
    3. Singlehandedly directed the organization of all subdivision files and city hall library files.
    4. Performed zoning authorizations in accordance with City code.
    5. Prepared mailings and correspondence for local business owners and citizens.
    6. Assisted the Director of Planning and Zoning.
    7. Created and maintained the City Historical Preservation Surveys database, Board of Adjustment database, and Planning and Zoning Files database.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma

City Planner Resume

Objective : To obtain a City Planner with 4+ years of experience in providing staff assistance to the City Planning Commission, Board of Adjustment, Historic Preservation Commission, and City Council.

Skills : Planning, Interpersonal Skills, Communication.

Description :

    1. Established and maintained effective working relationships with clients, government officials, and media representatives and use these relationships to develop new business opportunities.
    2. Responded to requests for information about employers' activities or status.
    3. Conferred with staff at a chosen event site to coordinate details.
    4. Responded to public inquiries and complaints.
    5. Served as liaison between the planning department and other departments and agencies.
    6. Performed clerical duties such as composing, typing, and proofreading documents, scheduling appointments and meetings, handling mail, and posting public notices.
    7. Inspected event facilities to ensure that they conform to customer requirements.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
GED

City Planner Resume

Objective : Seeking a City Planner with 3 years of experience in Ensuring compliance with zoning, subdivision, and historic preservation ordinances and regulations and State and Federal mandates through field inspections, voluntary action, court action, and/or the Board of Adjustment.

Skills : GIS, Land Use/Zoning/Permitting, Adobe Indesign, MS Office Suite, Project Management.

Description :

    1. Created agendas and hold meetings with government officials, land developers, lawyers, special interest groups, and the general public to develop or address issues regarding city land use.
    2. Interpreted questions and complaints concerning the City's Planning and Zoning codes, subdivisions, ordinances, and conditional uses.
    3. Developed, planned, and implemented department goals, objectives, and work plans.
    4. Reviewed site and construction drawings, plats rezoning, with documents submitted on comprehensive plans to ensure compliance with the city's ordinances and regulations.
    5. Used professional studies, presentations, and recommendations using computer-aided drafting and design software for illustrations and special reports retaining community development operations.
    6. Collected and analyzed data, to create an agenda for the Planning and Zoning Commissioners, also the Board of Adjustment.
    7. Served as an advisor to the Mayor, City's Engineer, Commissioners, and Committees regarding Planning, Zoning, Development, and land use department issues.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma

City Planner Resume

Objective : Seeking a City Planner, responsible for Reviewing all development and redevelopment proposals; working with developers, contractors, and architects in meeting the City's development.

Skills : Excellent Research, Written, Verbal, And Computer. Familiar With All Microsoft Computer Programs; GIS Software; Adobe.

Description :

    1. Successfully updated the current Zoning Code to include design standards in all commercial and industrial zoning districts as well as the inclusion of Site Plan Review.
    2. Attended meetings with community groups as well as Federal, State, and Local Agencies.
    3. Provided planning and zoning information to the public.
    4. Coordinated services for events, such as accommodation and transportation for participants, facilities, catering, signage, displays, special needs requirements, printing, and event security.
    5. Assisted with writing zoning amendments and city ordinances.
    6. Assisted in the writing of the City of Newport's Hazard Mitigation Plan.
    7. Assisted in the development of the City budget.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma

City Planner Resume

Headline : Over 6+ years of experience in City Planner responsible for Operating field and office equipment to include a computer, calculator, copier, camera, metal detector, and tape measure. and also Documenting actions and maintaining records and reports.

Skills : Management, Planning, Zoning, Educator, Public Speaking, Administration.

Description :

    1. Involved in the design and implementations of the City's overall land use planning and zoning regulations.
    2. Directed the City's housing rehabilitation programs and neighborhood reinvestment programs.
    3. Involved with the rehabilitation of over 3,500 residential and commercial properties throughout a number of City neighborhoods.
    4. Designed and introduced to the community historic preservation efforts and funding.
    5. Responsible for all grant writing and funding administration.
    6. Augmented all environmental reviews for various programs.
    7. Secured over in funding for urban redevelopment.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma