Assisting the Director Economic Development & Planning by reviewing applications to Planning  Board, Zoning Board of Appeals, Conversation Commission, Historic Commission and other relevant regulatory bodies plans for conformity with appropriate provisions of the state laws and the ordinances of the city of Brockton; assist in preparing staff reports; assist in preparing Board/Commission decisions; drafting city sponsored zoning text and map amendments; assisting the public with questions regarding zoning text and maps;   and FEMA Flood Zone maps. Assist with site plan and development impact reviews; demographic and statistical analysis; conducting planning studies including, but not limited to:

  • Comprehensive District zoning, land use, open space, housing, economic development and transportation.
  • Applies professional skills and knowledge to planning projects and responsibilities such as collecting data and statistics, assisting in planning studies, performing preliminary analysis, preparing maps and reports.
  • Managing zoning files and GIS Database.
  • Serve as liaison to business and community organizations, coordinate events and initiatives.
  • Performs similar or related duties as required, as situations dictates or as assigned by the Director Economic Development & Planning or his/her designee.Education and Experience:  Bachelor’s degree in urban/regional planning or related field and one year of professional experience.  Master’s degree may be substituted for experience. Skill in GIS and vectorbased computer programs, such as Adobe products, are a plus.

    Persons interested in being considered for the position should submit an employment application, cover letter and resume through the City of Brockton website: Brockton.ma.us

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