Zoning Administrator Resume Samples

A Zoning Administrator works with the city’s planning commission. The job duties include – looking at zoning codes, determining the appropriate setup of regional residential districts, business districts, and more. Other account abilities are listed on the Zoning Administrator Resume as – reviewing zoning applications, and attending public hearings; reviewing applications for rezoning and issue building construction, issuing zoning code violation warning and fines, regular public hearings with applicants, preparing interpretations and clarification of codes, advising the planning commission and other city administrators.

Zoning Administrators have several years of experience in urban planning or zoning fields. Some municipalities appoint planning commission staff members for this role, while others seek outside applicants. Education requirements vary by the municipality; the completion of a high school diploma or GED is the minimum requirement. However, other municipalities seek individuals who have a four-year degree program in urban planning, or architecture.

Zoning Administrator Resume example

Zoning Administrator Resume

Summary : Zoning Administrator experience has been my forte, whether it is in real estate matters or some other civil matter. Very interested in finding a job that will enable me to help individuals or an entire community. I like working with people, helping to solve problems, working on solutions and initiating them in personal or business matters.

Skills : Arcgis, Auto cad, Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Performed inspections to insure land use changes comply with the zoning ordinance.
    2. Developed and wrote the Village's Americans with Accessibility Plan and subsequent updates.
    3. Maintained permits for the Village for waste hauling from Madison County IL and Illinois Environmental Protection Agency.
    4. Interacted with various City departments regarding residents.
    5. Ensured that all zoning decisions are consistent with city and federal laws and regulations.
    6. Coordinated with other departments in the City to ensure that all requirements are met.
    7. Maintained records and documentation of all activities related to zoning decisions.
                Years of Experience
                Experience
                10+ Years
                Experience Level
                Level
                Senior
                Education
                Education
                B.S. In Community Development


                Zoning Administrator Resume

                Objective : Zoning Administrator with 2+ years of experience in Reviewing all development applications submitted by developers prior to approval or denial; review all proposals submitted by developers prior to approval or denial; review all proposals approved by the Zoning Committee; preparing a report for submission to city council detailing recommendations on each proposal reviewed; prepare a report for submission to city council detailing.

                Skills : Public Policy, Public Speaking and Presentations, Conduction of Meetings, Excellent Communicator, Strong Work Ethic, Team Player, Self Starter.

                Description :

                  1. Coordinated development activities with the Planning Commission and Town Council.
                  2. Presented recommendations, and/or citizen requests regarding annexations, ordinance changes, and development plans.
                  3. Responsible for public hearings, reports, minutes and correspondence.
                  4. Researched, prepared and administered a variety of grants for the town.
                  5. Reviewed all zoning requests for compliance, oversee appeals, hold public hearings and meetings.
                  6. Coded Enforcement duties include: business licensing, sign ordinances, and nuisances violations; heath and sanitation, and dilapidated buildings.
                  7. Responsible for overall direction and management of the Zoning Department; and serves as liaison to Planning Commission and Zoning board of Appeals.
                Years of Experience
                Experience
                2-5 Years
                Experience Level
                Level
                Executive
                Education
                Education
                BA In Accounting


                Zoning Administrator Resume

                Summary : Experienced city administrator with solid credentials in county codes, zoning regulations and associated laws. Strong knowledge of preparation and processing of permit applications. Proven ability to maintain relationships with general public, county departments and various agencies. Selected to build, develop and oversee hardware and software systems to enhance and improve overall functionality of Zoning, Code Enforcement and Fire Department.

                Skills : Microsoft Office Suite, As400.

                Description :

                  1. Responsible for day-to-day management and operations of the Village Building Department.
                  2. Supervised 4 employees.
                  3. Approved zoning applications and permits.
                  4. Reviewed business licenses and required information.
                  5. Analysed storm water permits.
                  6. Worked with other Municipal, County and State agencies to coordinate programs.
                  7. Initiated computerised tracking system for permits, complaints and planning projects.
                Years of Experience
                Experience
                7-10 Years
                Experience Level
                Level
                Management
                Education
                Education
                Associates In Fire Science

                Zoning Administrator Resume

                Headline : Zoning Administrator with 5+ years of experience in Developing and maintaining zoning policy documents, Providing technical support to the Zoning Committee, Maintaining zoning records and files as requested by city departments and other agencies, Disseminating information relating to zoning enforcement and development within the community, in accordance with city policies, Rules of City Government, ordinances, and state law.

                Skills : Interpersonal Skills, Planning Skills.

                Description :

                  1. Enforced the zoning regulations for the City and serve as a liaison to the Planning Commission and the Board of Zoning Appeals.
                  2. Enforced the building Code and the Property Maintenance Code by reviewing construction plans and inspecting properties and projects for compliance with the regulations.
                  3. Kept the City Council informed of on going projects by providing them with written reports and/or presentation during City Council meeting.
                  4. Met with citizens and contractors to schedule inspection and work out timeline of projects.
                  5. Assisted applicants with requests for land use reviews such as variances and rezoning.
                  6. Provided written/verbal reports to the Planning Commission and the Board of Zoning Adjustment, which are presented during public hearings.
                  7. Inspected new and existing buildings and structures for compliance with approved plans, and specifications.
                Years of Experience
                Experience
                5-7 Years
                Experience Level
                Level
                Executive
                Education
                Education
                MA In Public Administration

                Zoning Administrator Resume

                Summary : Zoning Administrator is responsible for Developing and implementing zoning and land-use policies for communities, including setting development standards, approving site plans, regulating the height and density of buildings, and enforcing the laws; Providing quality assurance and technical assistance to the City Planning Department; Working with City Council to develop new or modified policies.

                Skills : Microsoft Office, Excel, AS400 Systems For Business,.

                Description :

                  1. Maintained a high level of customer service.
                  2. Issued all Land Use Permits, Speciality Permits and work in conjunction with the Department of Natural Resources.
                  3. Ensured compliance with the Zoning Ordinance and maintain records.
                  4. Presented findings to Township board.
                  5. Actively participated at monthly board meetings.
                  6. Billed Marsh Ford Chrysler Jeep.
                  7. Reviewed and understood written instructions, construction codes, ordinances, technical manuals, blue prints, and construction drawings.
                Years of Experience
                Experience
                7-10 Years
                Experience Level
                Level
                Management
                Education
                Education
                Bachelors

                Zoning Administrator Resume

                Summary : Zoning Administrator is responsible for Assisting in writing and approving building permits, Assisting with the creation of site plans and specifications, Assisting in drafting fire safety codes and regulations; assisting with review of other governmental agencies regulations to ensure compliance with local ordinances.

                Skills : Organisational Skills, Review Management.

                Description :

                  1. Successful liaison ed between customers, various departments and committees within the county to identify problems and resolutions.
                  2. Provided technical analysis, policy modifications and recommendations to various boards.
                  3. Selected as facilitator for Planning Commission and Zoning Board of Appeals.
                  4. Reviewed site plans for code compliance.
                  5. Managed the application process for zoning changes and variance requests.
                  6. Reviewed zoning compliance for business licenses.
                  7. Interacted with appropriate City departments regarding construction projects on properties zoned at different levels than those proposed by developers.
                Years of Experience
                Experience
                7-10 Years
                Experience Level
                Level
                Management
                Education
                Education
                MS

                Zoning Administrator Resume

                Headline : Detail oriented Zoning Administrator Professional with several years experience in planning and development field. Creative problem-solver who quickly offers conflict resolution while building and maintaining strong client relationships. Immense expertise and experience in comprehensive planning, with a smart growth focus.

                Skills : Public Management, Detail-Oriented.

                Description :

                  1. Reviewed applications for rezoning and issue building construction, change-of-use and conditional-use permits.
                  2. Conducted text amendments on the sign ordinance along with issues relating short term rentals, and legal nonconforming uses and other commercial usage of residential areas.
                  3. Duties also include regular public hearings with applicants, as well as those who may oppose the issuing of a specific permit.
                  4. Prepared both oral and written presentations containing interpretations or clarifications of codes.
                  5. Enforced the Bulloch County Zoning Ordinance, Subdivision Ordinance, Flood Zone Ordinance, and Sign Ordinance for the general public and the elected officials.
                  6. Assured that proper notification was sent to applicants, adjacent property owners and local newspaper regarding any zoning item submitted for review.
                  7. Suggested changes in the current ordinance to comply with current state and federal guidelines.
                Years of Experience
                Experience
                5-7 Years
                Experience Level
                Level
                Executive
                Education
                Education
                Master Of Business Administration

                Zoning Administrator Resume

                Headline : Demonstrated achiever with exceptional knowledge of business practices. Skilled at learning new concepts quickly, working well under pressure, and communicating ideas clearly and effectively. Extensive computer training, including knowledge of multiple networking environments and business software packages. Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, Practice Solutions, Keane, Quick Books and Banner, Accomplished at making presentations and conducting meetings.

                Skills : Representational Skills, Building Management.

                Description :

                  1. Reviewed sketch plans, preliminary plans and final plans to assure compliance with all the local ordinances.
                  2. Identified potential zoning problems and potential solutions to address them.
                  3. Supported development of the Zoning Master Plan in cooperation with staff.
                  4. Prepared a zoning study for each project in accordance with the Zoning Master Plan.
                  5. Prepared an application for a variance if needed to allow a property to be zoned differently than planned or as requested by an individual property owner.
                  6. Conducted site inspections, obtain permits and/or approvals as needed.
                  7. Ensured that all required documents are completed and submitted in a timely manner (e.g., building plans, building permits, etc.).
                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  5-7 Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Executive
                  Education
                  Education
                  Masters In Accounting

                  Zoning Administrator Resume

                  Headline : Zoning Administrator is responsible for Conducting site assessments of properties for potential zoning changes or construction projects, Inspecting buildings on a regular basis for compliance with city code requirements and plans future improvements or repairs, Managing or directing office staff throughout property management activities (new building permits.

                  Skills : Management Skills, Drafting Skills.

                  Description :

                    1. Created a detailed plan to create a new business zone, or manage existing businesses within an existing zone.
                    2. Implemented policies and procedures such as signage and parking requirements.
                    3. Maintained existing buildings within the zone and ensure that they are maintained to code.
                    4. Ensured compliance with all signs, traffic control devices, signage and other municipal requirements governing site access and parking.
                    5. Maintained all building permits and other necessary documents related to property maintenance.
                    6. Provided legal advice on legislation affecting development in the zone (such as ordinances requiring a specific type of building permit).
                    7. Drafted building permits in accordance with all applicable laws, codes and regulations; including, but not limited to, local building codes such as the International Residential Code (IRC), Building Code.
                                    Years of Experience
                                    Experience
                                    5-7 Years
                                    Experience Level
                                    Level
                                    Executive
                                    Education
                                    Education
                                    MS

                                    Zoning Administrator Resume

                                    Headline : Zoning Administrator is responsible for Communicating, negotiating, and accepting agreements with all parties involved in the process, including local government agencies and utility companies, Maintaining a high degree of integrity when communicating with landowners regarding property use and development issues, Maintaining a high degree of integrity when communicating with tenants regarding lease negotiations and lease renewal issues.

                                    Skills : Legal, HR, Analysing Skills.

                                    Description :

                                      1. Reviewed applications for rezoning.
                                      2. Reviewed applications for subdivision development.
                                      3. Collaborated with other departments to assist with review and approval of applications.
                                      4. Understood city policies and procedures and comply with all applicable laws and ordinances.
                                      5. Conducted research on existing zoning regulations to determine their impact on property values.
                                      6. Prepared reports on impacts to property values from proposed new uses or changes in existing uses.
                                      7. Conducted statistical analysis.
                                                                      Years of Experience
                                                                      Experience
                                                                      5-7 Years
                                                                      Experience Level
                                                                      Level
                                                                      Executive
                                                                      Education
                                                                      Education
                                                                      GED