Land Use Planner Resume Samples

The main purpose of hiring a Land Use Planner is to prepare and implement plans for the sustainable development of a particular land/area or region. Working mostly for the public or private sector, these professionals often disburse the following tasks mentioned on the Land Use Planner Resume – developing plans for protecting agricultural land, developing green infrastructure, analyzing the impact of projects and making amendments as needed, improving urban and community planning, presenting the findings to the management, and ensuring the land use solutions are for the interest of the public and environment.

Applicants for this role need the following skills to be successful – the ability to use the correct computer software for creating maps, graphs, and other visual images; strong communication skills to convey technical words in simple words to non-technical staff and public; strong project management skills, and the ability to track the progress of the project time and again. A Bachelor’s degree in urban planning or environmental science is a basic requirement. Applicants with a Master’s degree have an added advantage.

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Land Use Planner Resume

Summary : As a Land Use Planner, planned services, permit applications, calculations, record research, subdivision applications, project management, agency relations, client relations, project development, floodplain administrative tasks for public entities, and some fieldwork relating to project meetings, public hearings, and site inspections.

Skills : Analytical, Problem-Solving, Communication.

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Description :

  1. Acted as Deputy Project Manager or task Leader, or managed smaller projects and associated project environmental documents.
  2. Conducted desktop research and fieldwork (as necessary) to complete technical studies, prepare planning and policy documents, or permit applications/packets for specific projects as assigned.
  3. Effectively managed writing tasks and/or projects and interacted/collaborated with teams of staff, sub-consultants, and clients.
  4. Supported the preparation of proposals and statements of qualifications in response to RFPs and RFQs.
  5. Ensured high-quality standards for all project deliverables.
  6. Assisted project team with preparation of public meeting materials and notices as well as in-person or online public meetings.
  7. Worked knowledge of managing project finances and budgets.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor's Degree In Urban Planning


Land Use Planner Resume

Summary : As a Land Use Planner, responsible for Providing information on land use applications, ordinances, plans, and related planning programs, services, or regulations to landowners, contractors, realtors, community groups, and interested persons, Recommending compliance actions and other intervention measures as needed to ensure consistent regional compliance with the Management Plan for the National Scenic Area and local ordinances.

Skills : Knowledge Of Urban And Regional Planning Principles.

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Description :

  1. Worked independently and demonstrated a high level of competence and experience in writing, working with teams, clients, subcontractors, and regulatory personnel.
  2. Experienced with land use entitlement processes, general plans, master plans, specific plans, city ordinance reviews, and zoning and land use regulations.
  3. Provided support to senior staff in marketing and business development to capitalize on existing client relationships and to expand Aspen’s profile and market share in the regional market.
  4. Provided technical assistance to counties implementing the Management Plan through their land use ordinances.
  5. Reviewed development proposals for consistency with the Gorge Commission’s land use ordinance and prepared decisions; conducted follow-up reviews to ensure compliance with issued decisions.
  6. Reviewed county land use decisions, state forest practices applications, and amendments to county land use ordinances for consistency with the National Scenic Area Management Plan.
  7. Provided technical and professional advice on the phone or in person.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor's Degree In Geography


Land Use Planner Resume

Headline : As a Land Use Planner, provided planning assistance to applicants and advised landowners on options for allowable development; worked with landowners, non-governmental organizations, and agency officials in a courteous and professional manner.

Skills : Gis Mapping Software, Understanding Of Environmental Regulations.

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Description :

  1. Assisted with strategic planning, scoping, data collection and analysis, policy options and final policy development, and public participation for long-range planning.
  2. Provided and received peer feedback and guidance on my own and other Commission planners’ planning projects and tasks.
  3. Implemented elements of a program for monitoring the implementation of the Management Plan, including developing work plans, carrying out research, analyzing results, and writing reports.
  4. Facilitated resolution of environmental and resource management issues arising from planning activities that are complex and sensitive.
  5. Provided consultation and technical assistance to agency management, cities, counties, Treaty Tribes, and state and federal agencies, and provided interstate and interagency coordination on complex policies, legal issues, and proposed legislation to ensure compliance with National Scenic Area legal authorities.
  6. Represented the agency at conferences, seminars, and speaking events.
  7. Reviewed, analyzed, prepared, and gave reports and presentations to the Executive Director, Gorge Commissioners, civic groups, and the general public on NSA issues.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor's Degree In Urban Planning

Land Use Planner Resume

Objective : As a Land Use Planner, responsible for Supervising junior and technical staff within the organization, Demonstrating extensive administrative and supervisory experience to develop a high-functioning project team, Demonstrating the highest level of personal and professional integrity and quality standards, Demonstrating effective technical and non-technical writing skills.

Skills : Understanding Of Environmental Regulations and electronic Maps.

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  1. Developed and maintained effective working relationships with elected officials, boards, business leaders, contractors and developers, and the general public.
  2. Prioritized and managed multiple projects and internal groups effectively, to meet firm deadlines.
  3. Provided effective supervision and staff management. Interacted with public agencies in support of land use applications and building permits; assisted with other permitting duties as assigned.
  4. Oversaw and mentored junior staff regarding zoning, property information, and related materials.
  5. Planned aspects of all project types and preparation of land use strategy and recommendations, including multi-discipline projects and coordination with other in-house disciplines and outside consultants.
  6. Scheduled and conducted meetings with advisory boards and elected officials.
  7. Presented reports and other findings to staff, Planning and zoning Boards, and Councils or Supervisors and served as liaison to such committees.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor's Degree In Urban Planning

Land Use Planner Resume

Objective : As a Land Use Planner, responsible for Performing field inspections to gather data relevant to the development review process and/or to verify that development projects comply with approved plans, Attending a substantial number of evening meetings.

Skills : Analytical, Problem-Solving, Communication, Interpersonal.

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Description :

  1. Managed complex planning studies, and development applications and reviewed consultant proposals.
  2. Reviewed and processed complex comprehensive plan amendments, re-zonings, annexations, and site plans.
  3. Developed project budgets, administered bidding process, and verified contract expenditures and compliance.
  4. Conducted research and prepared statistical reports on land use, and physical, social & economic issues.
  5. Provided professional planning assistance to member communities on varied land use projects including local municipalities.
  6. Developed transportation plans, studies, and analyses on a regional basis.
  7. Worked in regional program areas relating to natural and water resources planning, community development, hazard mitigation, coastal zone management, and others.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor's Degree In Urban Planning

Land Use Planner Resume

Summary : As a Land Use Planner, responsible for supporting Aspens Planning and Public Policy Group by conducting land use, agriculture, recreation, socioeconomics, environmental justice, and policy consistency analyses for technical studies and NEPA/CEQA documents, including leading up and writing sections of Initial Studies, Negative Declarations, Environmental Impact Reports, Environmental Assessments, Environmental Impact Statements, and justifications for categorical exemptions and exclusions.

Skills : Planning, Learning, Knowledge Of Urban And Regional Planning Principles.

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Description :

  1. Analyzed and applied scientific information, observed, and interpreted trends, and identified key relationships.
  2. Developed outreach materials such as graphic publications, web-based surveys, and online mapping tools.
  3. Learned and understood the language and concepts of our Commission DEI culture and committed to being a part of creating and maintaining a diverse, equitable, respectful, and inclusive workplace.
  4. Demonstrated a commitment to growth, learning, and self-awareness when provided training and opportunities to participate in improving our work environment.
  5. Participated and behaved in a manner that creates trust and builds working relationships, promoting teamwork and collaboration in the work environment.
  6. Demonstrated the understanding that all people are valued.
  7. Committed to being an active participant in continually evaluating and improving strategies that promote equity and inclusion in our organization.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Bachelor's Degree In Urban Planning

Land Use Planner Resume

Summary : As a Land Use Planner, responsible for performing technical reviews of land use applications; preparing and presenting staff reports to the Planning Commission and Board of County Commissioners (BOCC); attending community meetings; providing customer service to citizens, landowners, and developers.

Skills : Mapping Software, Understanding Of Environmental Regulations.

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Description :

  1. Safely operated a motor vehicle as needed to perform duties.
  2. Spoke and wrote clearly, concisely, and effectively; managed work assignments independently, efficiently, and effectively.
  3. Interpreted and applied planning policies to given factual situations.
  4. Provided planning assistance to applicants and advising landowners on options for allowable development; worked with landowners, non-governmental organizations, and agency officials in a courteous and professional manner.
  5. Experienced with federal, tribal, state, or local governments, business communities, non-governmental stakeholders, or individual applicants and landowners.
  6. Led or be significantly involved with larger, more complex planning assignments.
  7. Supervised Planning or GIS Technicians, drafting, and clerical staff.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor's Degree In Urban Planning

Land Use Planner Resume

Summary : As a Land Use Planner, responsible for presenting appropriate staff findings, with recommendations of staff and the Planning Commission to the BOCC meetings.

Skills : Knowledge Of Urban And Regional Planning Principles.

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Description :

  1. Provided information regarding planning, zoning, and subdivision questions.
  2. Provided knowledge and guidance facilitating the completion of applications in a timely manner.
  3. Provided assistance and consultation from pre-application meetings through construction facilitating timely completion.
  4. Accepted, reviewed, and evaluated various land use applications; prepared and presented staff reports, including analysis and recommendations.
  5. Evaluated and processed land use applications and plans for completeness and conformity to County land use regulations.
  6. Made field visits and investigations pertaining to planning projects as needed.
  7. Prepared maps, tables, charts, and graphic presentations as needed.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor's Degree In Urban Planning

Land Use Planner Resume

Objective : As a Land Use Planner, responsible for Accepting, reviewing, and evaluating various land use applications; and preparing and presenting staff reports, including analysis and recommendations.

Skills : Planning, Reviewing, GIS mapping Software, Understanding Of Environmental Regulations

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Description :

  1. Assisted in the development and updating of the County Master Plan and Area Plans, including implementation strategies and action steps to achieve plan goals.
  2. Attended meetings and provided staff support to County-appointed boards, commissions, and authorities as necessary and at the Planning Manager’s direction.
  3. Assisted the Planning Manager in the development of department procedures and organization.
  4. Assisted with the professional development of less experienced planning technicians, planners, and/or interns.
  5. Provided information regarding planning and zoning questions.
  6. Addressed large groups and engaged the public on a variety of issues related to the management of the National Scenic Area.
  7. Responsible for Evaluating and processing land use applications and plans for completeness and conformity to County land use regulations.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor's In Environmental Science

Land Use Planner Resume

Objective : As a Land Use Planner, responsible for Processing development review and building permit applications for primarily residential projects and some small-scale light industrial and commercial uses for compliance with City codes.

Skills : Gis Mapping Software, Understanding Of Environmental Regulations, Electronic Maps.

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Description :

  1. Presented staff findings with appropriate recommendations to the Planning Commission and the BOCC.
  2. Provided periodic review of County planning, zoning, and subdivision regulations and made appropriate recommendations regarding amendments.
  3. May attended professional group meetings to stay abreast of new trends and innovations in the field as schedule and funding permits.
  4. Maintained confidentiality of information consistent with applicable federal, state, and county rules and regulations.
  5. Responsible for reviewing and approving plan checks for building projects.
  6. Contributed to an equitable, inclusive, and respectful environment when working with members of the group, team, organization, or community.
  7. Responsible for administering adopted City land use, zoning, subdivision, and environmental regulations.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor's Degree In Urban Planning