Planning Director – Park City, Utah

SALARY:                 $79,000 – $107,000 DOE + Benefits

CLOSING DATE:          Open Until Filled 

JOB DESCRIPTION

Leads and manages the complex operations of the City’s Planning Department. This includes internal and cross team collaboration, advising policymakers about long-range planning and community development projects, and overseeing the application of land use and historic district regulations.

The Planning Director also serves as the primary liaison to the City Council and Mayor, Housing Authority, Planning Commission, and Historic Preservation Board.  The Planning Director makes the final determination for the General Plan, Land Management Code, Historic District Design Guidelines, and other important City planning and community development-related documents for the administration.

 MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • Degree in Planning or related field
  • 10 years progressively responsible experience, with at least five years’ experience in a supervisory or senior role
  • AICP certification

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • American Planning Association member or affiliation
  • Application of site design/architectural design guidelines and historic preservation
  • Resort and tourism industry experience

 TO APPLY: For a complete job description visit our “jobs” page at www.parkcity.org.  For questions, contact Jason.checketts@parkcity.org