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Employment Opportunities

Senior Planner - Planning & Special Projects

 (posted on July 06, 2018 10:18)




Hiring range is DOQ plus an excellent benefit package.   



The City of Lee’s Summit is seeking qualified applicants to fill the position of Senior Planner in the Planning and Special Projects Department.  Lee’s Summit provides an ideal opportunity for a planning professional interested in becoming part of a dynamic customer service based development team. The position will be primarily responsible for research and assistance in updating the Comprehensive Plan, developing long range land use plans associated with the Comprehensive Plan, assisting in the development of specific corridor plans including the production and presentation of prospective land use/development scenarios by electronic means, assisting in the research, production and presentation of zoning ordinance amendments, and assisting in demographic and development research, data analysis, preparation of statistical reports, mapping and computerized graphic visualization. This position will also have the opportunity to participate in current planning activities as time allows including review of development applications. 

The successful individual must be energetic, organized, highly motivated and possess exceptional customer service and computer skills and have experience with facilitating public engagement. Must be knowledgeable in the interpretation of zoning and land use codes and ordinances and have knowledge and skills in the use of ArcGIS and development of land use visualization.



Bachelor’s Degree in Urban Planning or a related field with five years of municipal planning experience
Master’s Degree with two years municipal experience
AICP certification





How to apply

An application form must be completed (please include detailed resume).  Click here to download the Application Form.  You can also obtain an application from Human Resources.  The application can either be faxed, mailed, or submitted in person at City Hall.



Human Resources
City of Lee's Summit
220 SE Green
Lee's Summit, MO 64063

Fax:(816) 969-1055

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