Regional Planner

Lumber River Council of Governments
Published
November 29, 2021
Location
30 CJ Walker Road, Pembroke, NC
Category
Billing Address
30 CJ Walker Road; Pembroke, NC 28372
First Name
Sonya
Last Name
Johnson
Phone Number
910-618-5533
County
Robeson
Closing Date
12/10/2021

Description

REGIONAL PLANNER

The Lumber River Council of Governments, a regional planning and service agency serving Bladen, Hoke, Richmond, Robeson and Scotland Counties, is seeking a regional planner for its Community & Economic Services Division. This position performs a variety of mid-level professional planning and technical assistance activities in service for local government jurisdictions, agencies, and groups. This is an excellent opportunity to work with 36 different county and municipal governments on a variety of planning issues. Bachelor’s Degree in assigned area; or an equivalent combination of experience and training is desired.  Prefer at least two years of experience in planning or related field.  A valid driver’s license and availability of vehicle is also a requirement. Cover letter, employment application (www.lrcog.org), and resume should be submitted to:  Regional Planner, Lumber River Council of Governments, 30 CJ Walker Road, Pembroke, NC 28372 or [email protected]  Initial review of applications begins at 5:00 pm on Friday, December 10, 2021. Open until filled.  No faxed resumes and/or employment applications will be accepted.  LRCOG is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree in assigned area; or an equivalent combination of experience and training is desired.  Prefer at least two years of experience in planning or related field.  A valid driver’s license and availability of vehicle is also a requirement.

 

Special Requirements

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

            Position should possess the ability to perform climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, reaching, walking, lifting, grasping, talking, hearing and repetitive motion.

            Position should possess the ability to perform light work exceeding up to 20 pounds of force occasionally and or 10 pounds of force frequently.

            Position should possess the close visual acuity to prepare and analyze data and figures, view a computer terminal and extensive reading.

            Position may be subject to environmental conditions that occur both inside and outside.

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