Organization: Clarke County Panning Deparment
Title: Conservation Planner-GIS Coordinator
Location: Berryville, Virginia
Conservation Planner-GIS Coordinator
Salary/Pay Rate:up to $58,000 depending on qualifications
Posted Date:01/17/2023 12:00 PM
Deadline to Apply:03/03/2023 5:00 PM
County of Clarke, Virginia, seeks an experienced planning professional to serve as Conservation Planner/GIS Coordinator with the Department of Planning. This position serves as the county’s subject matter expert in the protection, preservation, and conservation of the county’s natural resources; manages the county’s geographic information system (GIS) and conservation easement program; and provides daily support for the department’s general planning and zoning functions.
Position is full-time. Salary is dependent upon qualifications (up to $58,000). Recruitment is open until filled with first review of applications on March 3, 2023.
The successful candidate is an independent self-starter and effective communicator with strong organizational skills, multitasking abilities, and demonstrated experience with public speaking, technical writing, and customer service.
bachelor’s degree in natural resource management, environmental science, planning, or related field;
three (3) years of experience as a natural resource professional (water resources, forestry, geology, or similar field) or a planner with a municipality, planning or engineering consulting firm, and/or non-profit organization; and
extensive experience in the use of GIS.
three (3) years of experience as a GIS manager, coordinator, or other role requiring daily use of GIS;
demonstrated experience with conservation easement programs or purchase of development rights programs;
demonstrated experience in grant writing and grant management; and
experience with Karst geology, water resources, forestry, geology, and/or agricultural practices.
Send a completed Clarke County Employment Application and resume to: Clarke County Human Resources, 101 Chalmers Ct., Berryville VA 22611 or [email protected]
A county job application and full job description may also be obtained in the Clarke County Administrative Office in the Berryville-Clarke County Government Center at 101 Chalmers Ct. in Berryville.
Equal Opportunity Employer
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