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Regional Planner I / Zoning Administrator

Position - Full Time with Benefits
Starting Salary - $44,240
Closing Date – First Review of Applications starting October 14, 2020

Land of Sky Regional Council is seeking a qualified individual for the position of Regional Planner/Zoning Administrator with primary duties of Code Enforcement, Land Use Planning, Stormwater/Environmental Planning, Housing, and Community Development. Duties may also include support of comprehensive plans and infrastructure administration.  

Successful candidate will possess the ability to work independently; review information for accuracy and consistency; interpret regulations; determine when to seek guidance from superiors; and possess strong analytical and critical thinking skills. Position requires superb verbal and written communication skills to interact with a variety of individuals including co-workers, local government staff, general public, and elected officials.

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Project Manager / Regional Planner I

Position -  Full Time with Benefits
Starting Salary - $44,240
Closing Date – First Review of Applications starting October 14, 2020

Land of Sky Regional Council is seeking a qualified individual for the position of Regional Planner with primary duties of economic development, grant writing, housing, infrastructure, and community development. Duties may also include support of long-range land development plans, environmental planning, and water quality planning.  

Successful candidate will possess the ability to work independently; review information for accuracy and consistency; interpret regulations; determine when to seek guidance from superiors; and possess strong analytical and critical thinking skills. Position requires superb verbal and written communication skills to interact with a variety of individuals including co-workers, local government staff, general public, and elected officials.

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Foster Grandparent Program Support Specialist

Position -  Temporary, part-time, 20 hours per week
Wage - $17/hour
Closing Date – September 9, 2020

Land of Sky Regional Council is seeking an individual for the position Foster Grandparent Program Support Specialist. This position will be responsible for all outreach avenues for recruitment of new FGP volunteers in the counties of Madison, Henderson and Transylvania Counties.  Responsibilities will include sending press releases to local media outlets, giving presentations to groups of potential volunteers or people who may know potential volunteers, hanging flyers, providing outreach to community churches, etc.  The successful candidate will be experienced with working with volunteers, preferably older adult volunteers, have strong communication skills for community engagement, ability to work independently in remote access environment, and a strong commitment to older adults

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Senior Companion Program Support Specialist

Position – Temporary, part-time, 15 hours per week
Wage - $20/hour
Closing Date –  September 9, 2020

Land of Sky Regional Council is seeking an individual for the part-time, temporary position of Senior Companion Volunteer Coordinator.  The Senior Companion Volunteer Coordinator will recruit, train, and supervise up to eight non stipend volunteers in Transylvania and Henderson County to assist older adults aging in place. This position will be responsible for recruiting older adult volunteers, processing of volunteer applications, performing required criminal history checks, orientation and placement with volunteer stations, processing travel reimbursements, promotion of program at special events, and managing grant funds. The successful candidate will be experienced and comfortable working with older adult volunteers, possess basic computer skills, strong communication skills, and ability to work independently and remotely.

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How to Apply?

To apply for any positions at Land of Sky Regional Council, please send a completed Land of Sky Regional Council job application, a resume and a cover letter. Applications without a resume and cover letter will not be accepted. EOE/AA/ADA Employer

Land of Sky Regional Council Job Application (Download and save the application before completing)

Email cover letter, resume and application to:
Info@landofsky.org

Mail or drop off cover letter, resume and application at:
Land of Sky Regional Council
339 New Leicester Hwy., Suite 140, Asheville, NC 28806
Fax to: 828-251-6353

Thank you for your interest in employment at Land of Sky Regional Council.


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