Planning Technician Resume Samples

A Planning Technician assists the planning officers in examining planning permission procedures and assisting clients applying for planning permission. Working for the public sector and private sector, these technicians execute the work activities mentioned on the Planning Technician Resume – responding to queries about the planning permission application process, collecting and researching legislation and laws relevant to planning, writing up reports for both internal and external publications, attending and taking minutes of meetings; meeting with property developers and clients to discuss on how developments can be granted planning permission, and reading maps and technical drawings.

Key skills for this job role include – attention to detail and an ability to accurately convey information, an interest in planning regulations and the local property market and the ability to keep up to date with them, strong communication and relationship-building skills, and organizational skills. It is possible to become a Planning Technician with a vocational qualification such as HND.

Planning Technician Resume example

Planning Technician Resume

Summary : A talented and enthusiastic individual with background in land use planning and community development seeking an opportunity to get back to the work I love involving day-to-day hands on comprehensive planning, land use planning, historic preservation, and/or community development block grant administration.

Skills : Miicrosoft Office, As400, Customer Service, Excel, Powerpoint, Project Management, Publisher, Public Speaking.

Description :

    1. Highly motivated and driven person with experience in construction estimation.
    2. Interpreted specification and contracts.
    3. Thorough knowledged of construction materials testing in field and laboratory.
    4. Strong knowledged of the preparation of plans and specifications for public works construction.
    5. Processed pre-applications, applications, managing records, and distributing information to staff and the public.
    6. Monitored land use activities, including performing onsite inspections to ensure development plans meet the requirements of the ordinance, investigates and analyzes public and private development plans to ensure compliance with the City-County Growth Policy in accordance with community goals and objectives.
    7. Attended meetings, conferences and workshops as requested and authorized.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
GED


Planning Technician Resume

Headline : Planning Technician with an educational background in urban planning and public administration. Experienced in federal grant programming and project management. Able to work with federal programs, strategic planning initiatives and municipal comprehensive plans.

Skills : Project Management, Plan Checking, Landscape Design,.

Description :

    1. Assisted the Planners with writing reports, maintaining files, scheduling appointments and returning phone calls.
    2. Coordinated dinners and travel arrangements for elected officials.
    3. Communicated extensively with engineers and developers about the County Land Use Code and the process for land division.
    4. Assisted and explained to the applicant the necessary procedures they were responsible for when submitting an application for land division.
    5. Accepted and/or rejected subdivision applications.
    6. Responsible for attending monthly Planning Commission hearings and for providing a written copy of the minutes.
    7. Created Zoning Violation files and letters for properties not in compliance with the Land Use Code.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Business Administration


Planning Technician Resume

Headline : A detail oriented, dependable, and honest hard worker with the desire to contribute to others success as well as my own. Career goals include the desire to continually learn more and grow professionally.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Customer Service, Accounting.

Description :

    1. Coordinated schedules for staff and managing building inspection schedule and building permitting process, setting appointments, taking messages, and verifying and relaying information for all department personnel.
    2. Answered planning and zoning questions, building department questions, and inquiries for the code enforcement officer.
    3. Looked up of information for all departments and interoffice communication.
    4. Vouchered of department expenses and accounting tasks to coordinate with the auditing department.
    5. Successful at worked in a very challenged work environment.
    6. Explained the Land Use Code and the reason the property was in violation to disgruntled property owners.
    7. Maintained and tracked over 200 Zoning Violation files.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma In General Studies

Planning Technician Resume

Summary : Specifically, complying with the Health Safety Program; maintaining work area in a safe and orderly manner; identifing and reporting unsafe conditions; reporting all accidents; wears required personal protective equipment.

Skills : Safety Professional, Aircraft/Helicopter/Jet Engine/Auto/Light.

Description :

    1. Maintained MS Access database, designing queries and reports for research purposes.
    2. Created maps for inner-office and public-focused documentation.
    3. Distributed information between internal and external government agencies, as well as city commissioners.
    4. Project coordinator for document imaging and archival procedures.
    5. Coordinated workflow between staff, IT department, and third party vendors.
    6. Also provided customer service to city officials, land developers, and the general public.
    7. Transcribed meeting minutes; produced distribution and archiving publications.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Masters Of Arts

Planning Technician Resume

Objective : Planning Technician with 4 years of experience in Performing all duties and work assignments in compliance with project quality requirements, and also Acting responsibly and ethically, and in conformance with generally accepted business, occupational, and professional standards.

Skills : Arcgis, Military, Microsoft, VBA, Autocad.

Description :

    1. Responsible for all housing documents in the North Bank Region.
    2. Provided the sketch plans of the plot of land and transfer of ownership.
    3. Maintained records and files of each sale.
    4. Provided basis facilities for market owners, construction of parking lots.
    5. Medical supplies were given to villages.
    6. Nominated as the focal point for the CDDP Management Information System in the Kerewan Area Council.
    7. Conducted design review for projects within the Resource Management District.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED

Planning Technician Resume

Summary : Results oriented, hands - on engineering professional with more than 20 years experience in all facets of this industry. Verifiable track record with references that show excellence in Project and Construction Management, as well as permit processing. I have successful employment history working in all areas including; coordinating trades, developing partnerships, and building positive rapport with engineers, local officials, architects, electricians, planners, inspectors, plant operators, vendors, and the public, all while completing job tasks as assigned.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Autocad, Permit Processing, Supervision Of Crews.

Description :

    1. Worked with various city personnel, residents, and construction managers by performing duties which required an understanding of the principles of land use, planning, zoning, building plan check and construction; and the ability to apply those principles in various situations.
    2. Assisted applicants in the processing and review of applications for land development and building permits by coordinating projects through City departments and outside agencies.
    3. Reviewed permit applications, plans, and supporting documents for proper form, completeness, sufficiency of information and compliance with City requirements.
    4. Received, logged, and completed general permit processing procedures including distribution of building plans for plan checking.
    5. Performed routine plan checks for Planning Commission conditions; and issued permits as authorized.
    6. Answered questions at the front counter of Public Works and effectively communicated with people in a variety of situations, in person, by writing letters and on the phone as was necessary for my work assignments.
    7. Responsible for grading, improvements and the plan check of the shell building.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
GED

Planning Technician Resume

Headline : Performing all duties and work assignments in a safe, healthy, and environmentally sound manner, Attending safety-related meetings, training sessions, fit testing, etc.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Project Development.

Description :

    1. Met with clients to sketch preliminary drawings.
    2. Designed government spaces with consideration to safety and strict compliance with building and fire codes.
    3. Created purchasing orders, furniture and electrical quotes.
    4. Updated and maintained the storage area for existing county furnishings and ancillary products.
    5. Made significant and valuable connections with new and existing vendors.
    6. Acted as Planner of the Day as requested, fielding calls from the public related to inquiries on various planning and zoning issues, utilizing the Zoning Ordinance, Comprehensive Plan and ArcView (GIS) Mapping system.
    7. Lead person in Planning Services on input of planning petitions into the County's database system.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
B.S. In Human Resource Management

Planning Technician Resume

Headline : Highly motivated Planning Technician professional with experience meeting challenges and getting results as a diversified professional in both the private and public sectors. Uses strong computer, administrative and creative skills to achieve superior results on time and under budget. Strengths include taking ownership of projects through completion, developing workable solutions, and applying superior analytical and communication abilities.

Skills : Proficient with Microsoft office, Photoshop, Lightroom, research, excellent writer, photography, scheduling and deployment of employees, problem solving, multi tasking, customer service, presenting, communication.

Description :

    1. Reviewed land used and environmental applications.
    2. Wrote staff reports, environmental and other documents related to land use cases.
    3. Presented cases to Planning Commission and City Council.
    4. Answered public requests for zoning information and development regulations.
    5. Reviewed site plans and business license applications for conformity with zoning regulations and General Plan policies.
    6. Reviewed and commented on environmental documents for projects impacting the city in accordance to the California Environmental Quality Act.
    7. Contributed to a wide range of planning projects: Comprehensive Plan Amendments, Charrettes, Joint Planning Agreements, and intranet web enhancements.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
B.S. In Public Administration

Planning Technician Resume

Objective : Establishing effective working relationships with property owners, business owners, real estate developers and others to secure compliance with City-County planning, zoning and subdivision ordinances, rules and regulations.

Skills : Graphic Design, Legal Research , Administration, Management Skills.

Description :

    1. Coordinated and interfaced with architects, developers and other city officials to find resolutions to development issues for the following projects: Otay Ranch Town Center sq.
    2. Prepared initial studies, negative declarations, and mitigation/monitoring plans for minor subdivisions, Coastal Development, grading and oil well permits.
    3. Interpreted CEQA and made environmental determinations for current planning applications.
    4. Fast-paced, deadline-oriented work environment consisting of team and individual projects.
    5. Developed and managed a system of converting city land use files into an indexed, electronic catalog of images for internal and external use.
    6. Worked extensively with the planning and permitting customers.
    7. Answered questions from the community and the general public regarding basic technical review requirements and development activity.
                                        Years of Experience
                                        Experience
                                        2-5 Years
                                        Experience Level
                                        Level
                                        Executive
                                        Education
                                        Education
                                        bS

                                        Planning Technician Resume

                                        Objective : Operating a personal computer using standard word processing, spreadsheet, PowerPoint and database applications appropriate to assigned duties.

                                        Skills : Microsoft Office, Planning Skills.

                                        Description :

                                          1. Performed comprehensive review of site plans, development plans, parking plans, sign plans, landscaping plans and related plans and proposals as submitted by the public.
                                          2. Performed preliminary application review for completeness and accuracy and determines appropriate fees.
                                          3. Reviewed land use proposals for basic conformance with land use policies and procedures contained in the Comprehensive Plan and the Zoning Ordinance.
                                          4. Reviewed business license applications for conformance with the Zoning Ordinance.
                                          5. Assisted with the preparation of general correspondence and reports.
                                          6. Coordinated and administered logistics and agendas related to boards and commissions and takes minutes for some boards and commissions.
                                          7. Processed and distributed online submissions of applications for review by the Planning and Building personnel.
                                          Years of Experience
                                          Experience
                                          2-5 Years
                                          Experience Level
                                          Level
                                          Executive
                                          Education
                                          Education
                                          MS