Planner I

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Planning & Zoning


Liberty, MO

Job Information

The County of Clay, Missouri has an opening for a full-time Planner I in Planning & Zoning. The primary purpose of this position is to assist Planning & Zoning Director in the planning and evaluation of land uses throughout Clay County, as well as the development and administration of zoning and subdivision regulations and land use ordinances. Candidates will need excellent communication skills as well as planning and zoning practices, procedures, state statutes, and federal laws. Prior County or City government work and AICP certification is preferred.

Clay County offers a great benefit package to regular full and part-time employees including two defined benefit retirement plans fully funded by the County and a deferred-compensation plan with a match on the first 6% contributed. We also offer three medical plans including two high deductible plans, dental, vision, two flexible spending accounts, and supplemental plans. Full-time employees are also offered life insurance (2X annual salary) paid by the County, paid vacation/sick leave, 13 paid holidays, LTD and tuition reimbursement.

Starting Salary:
$41,600-$52,000/annually, plus Benefits.

EOE/M/F/D/V. Position is opened until filled. Resumes are not accepted in lieu of County Employment Application, but can be added. The County Employment Application Form is available on this page or at: 
Clay County Administrative Building 
1 Courthouse Square
Liberty, MO 64068

Employee Benefit Summary | Employment Application Form

Attached Documents:

Job Description (pdf)