Southeast Tennessee Development District
Department of Community & Economic Development
The Southeast Tennessee Development District located in Chattanooga, Tennessee has an opening for the position of Regional Planner.
This entry-level position will work in advising local communities on matters related to land use planning primarily through zoning and subdivision regulations.
The position will also work with communities in the development of short and long range plans.
Other duties include assisting communities in a wide variety of activities including, but not limited to, grant writing, project administration, the National Flood Insurance Program, annexations and urban growth.
Attendance at evening meetings is required.
The ideal candidate should have a bachelor’s degree in planning, public administration, political science, geography or a closely related field.
A master’s degree in one of the aforementioned areas is preferred.
Some professional experience in land use planning is also preferred.
Resumes & cover letters must be received by Friday, December 7th, 2018 and should be sent to:
P.O. Box 4757
Chattanooga, TN 37405 ATTN: Human Resources
An Equal Opportunity Employer/Program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.
TDD/TTY: TN Relay 711
About this company
Who are we?
We are people-centered progress in Southeast Tennessee and Northwest Georgia.
We elevate how we CARE, how we BUILD, how we WORK by partnering with people in need. We work to improve the lives of those who live in this region.
We cost-effectively provide staffing resources to local governments and deliver programs and services to the region. This forges a very unique partnership with local governments, creating a climate of success for individuals, families and businesses.
How do we get our job done?
We love collaboration.
Our work is accomplished by utilizing local, state, federal and private funds to deliver programs and services through 3 core business functions:
SETBUILDS: Community & Economic Development (Including Planning & Local Government Assistance)
SETCARES: Aging & Disability Programs
SETWORKS: Career and Workforce Development
What's our promise to you?
We promise we will never forget what it feels like to be frustrated by bureaucratic systems.
We promise to listen to your needs and develop the smartest plan possible to help meet your goals by resourcing government programs, funding and services.
Location/Region: Chattanooga, TN (US - 37403)