Regional Planner

Lenowisco Planning District   Duffield, VA   Full-time     Administration / Clerical
Posted on January 8, 2022

Regional Planner Lenowisco Planning District Commission

The Lenowisco Planning District Commission, a regional association of local governments serving Southwestern Virginia (Lee, Scott, Wise Counties and the City of Norton) seeks a highly motivated, skilled and multi-disciplinary professional to join its team as a Regional Planner. The successful applicant's duties will include: overseeing and managing key regional infrastructure and community/economic development-related projects; assisting in project development and management of public and private funds; grant writing; drafting reports and studies; and interaction with local, state and federal officials and members of the public on a regular basis. Excellent organizational, communication and multi-tasking skills are essential. Occasional evening meetings will be required. At a minimum, the candidate must possess a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university. Degree emphasis in planning, public administration or an equivalent field is preferred. Based on experience, the starting salary range is $37,500 to $42,000 and benefits are available.

The LENOWISCO Planning District Commission is an EEO/AA employer.