Planning Technician | Port Townsend, WA

Employer: Jefferson County
Job Type: Planning Technician
Salary: Range $17.61 - $22.55 DOQ
Location: Port Townsend, WA
Opening Date: Now
Closing Date: Until Filled

Job Description:

Jefferson County Department of Community Development has an opening for one full-time (40 hrs/wk) two-year term Planning Technician. This position is the first line of contact for customers with land use-related questions. Researches land use and environmental requirements; provides customer assistance through meetings, emails, and phone calls; sets cases for hearing and prepares associated legal advertisements; prepares files and the record; tracks and records land use permits; screens and coordinates review of permits; and clerks the Planning Commission and Office ofHearing Examiner. Some evening meetings required.


Associate's degree (A. A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school with major course work in land use planning or closely related field; and one-year responsible experience in the field of planning; or a Bachelor's Degree (B.A.) in Planning or closely related field; or equivalent combination of education and experience in the field of planning, or environmental law.

How to Apply:

This is a Grade 23 UFCW position, Range $17.61-$22.55, starting pay based upon qualifications. Open until filled. ADA/EEOApplications and full job description are available here:

Supplemental Information:

WORK WEEK: Monday – Fri 8:00 am – 5:00 pmThis is a Grade 23 UFCW position, Range $17.61-$22.55, starting pay based upon qualifications day.