Planner II (Economic Development and Grant Implementation)
Palm Beach County
West Palm Beach, FL United States
Salary: $55,731 Annually
Department: Housing and Economic Sustainability (HES)
Location: 100 Australian Avenue, WPB
Hours: 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M., Monday - Friday
Other: THIS IS A GRANT-FUNDED POSITION.
Assists with project development and monitoring for economic and County target industry enhancement. Prospects for grant opportunities; assists with grant applications and implementation including statistical analysis and written reports. Assists with development of goals, objectives and metrics for tracking project performance. Requires knowledge of fiscal and economic impact analyses, and comprehensive long- and short-range planning. Researches, organizes and analyzes information to formulate recommendations for projects, and produces and presents reports and maps.
Bachelor's Degree in Urban/Regional Planning, Geography, Public/Business Administration; minimum of two (2) years of professional-level planning experience in the areas of community development/policy/procedure development. Equivalencies: Related Master’s Degree and one (1) year of related experience OR unrelated Bachelor’s Degree and four (4) years of related experience.
PREFERENCE FOR EXPERIENCE WITH:
Administration of federal/state/local economic development funding programs; brownfield assessment/clean-up; advanced MS Excel data analysis (must specify on application).
Visit www.pbcgov.jobs for job description and to apply online. May submit scannable application/resume with any Veteran’s Preference documentation to Palm Beach County Human Resources, 100 Australian Avenue #300, West Palm Beach, Florida 33406. Info 561/616-6888. Fax 561/616-6893 (No e-mail applications/resumes accepted).
Applications/resumes must include Job ID number, and will be accepted no later than 5:00 p.m. on September 20, 2019. EO/AA M/F/D/V, Drug Free Work Place; All employees of Palm Beach County may be required to work before, during and/or after a natural or man-made disaster or hurricane.