Dorchester County Government
Director of Planning and Zoning
Full time Position with Benefits
This position will work under broad policy guidance from the County Council/County Manager and will report directly to the County Manager. This position will be responsible for the administration, direction and operations of the Department of Planning Zoning. Responsible for development and implementation of County land use policies, plans, codes and regulations.
Graduation from an accredited high school or GED.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in land use planning, urban planning, landscape architecture or closely related field.
Master’s Degree in land use planning, urban planning, landscape architecture or closely related field is preferred.
American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) Certification desired.
Experience: Six (6) years of supervisory experience in a government, public or private planning agency.
A combination of education and experience that is applicable to the duties and responsibilities of the position may be considered to meet the requirements.
Please forward a letter of interest, resume and completed County employment application to Human Resources, 501 Court Lane, Cambridge, MD 21613 no later than September 16, 2019 for best consideration.
Applications can be downloaded from the County’s website at www.dorchestercountymd.com/