public-works-department

CIVIL SERVICE

705 W. University Avenue
Lafayette LA 70502

Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Phone: 337-291-8330
Email: CivilService@LafayetteLA.gov 

DIRECTOR: Adam Marcantel

CURRENT EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Applications for the following positions may ONLY be downloaded by following the links below. Please complete the application online and print it; if you do not have available internet access or the ability to print the application, you may visit any branch of the Lafayette Public Library System to use the public computers. For additional information, please call (337) 291-8330.  

EXAMINATION ANNOUNCEMENT
LAFAYETTE CONSOLIDATED GOVERNMENT 
Civil Service Office
705 W. University Avenue, PO Box 4017-C
Lafayette, LA 70502
 www.lafayettela.gov 
(337) 291-8330

CLASS TITLE: PLANNER I (PLANNING)

MINIMUM STARTING PAY: HOURLY - $18.17-$22.71/DOE, MONTHLY - $3,149-$3,936/DOE

PURPOSE AND NATURE OF WORK

Position is responsible for researching, analyzing, and reporting on various planning projects and programs as part of the Comprehensive Plan. Incumbents are also involved with formulating, modifying and administering current and/or long-range master plans. Essential functions include: the provision of staff support related to planning projects, completion of research projects, data compilation including survey (questionnaire) work and lands records research, field evaluations and assessments, demographic analysis, grants administration, public outreach, public meeting facilitation, preparation of maps, charts, and planning reports, and the performance of other duties as assigned.

DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS

Bachelor’s degree in Urban Planning, or a closely related field; or any combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Strong data and GIS skills preferred.

TYPE OF EXAMINATION

Examination will be a rating of education and experience through a structured interview.

DEADLINE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS: FIRST 15 RECEIVED BY FRIDAY, JULY 30, 2021, NOON!!

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