Planner II or III
City of Manhattan
Manhattan, KS United States
Manhattan is a vibrant university town and home to Kansas State University and 55,000 residents. Located in the rolling Flint Hills of eastern Kansas, Manhattan was recently named the #1 mid-size city to visit and frequently appears at the top of the list of best college towns.
This position is within the Development Review Division and includes supervisory duties. Development Review is a fast-paced environment, guiding applicants through various land-use actions, while adhering to applicable regulations, such as the Manhattan Development Code. As such, this position must use sound planning principles and practices with thorough knowledge of development processes, project management, and public interaction. The Planner II or III under this division produces reports and recommendations to the Manhattan Urban Area Planning Board and the Board of Zoning Appeals, while working directly with applicants.
The Development Review Division includes a Zoning Inspector and Planner I, both of which would report to the Planner II or III. The Planner II or III reports to the Senior Planner, who provides leadership and management to the Division.