Planning and Zoning Intern

Orange Township
Job Description
Posted:           June 4, 2018
Position:         Planning and Zoning Intern
Salary:           $14.00 to $16.00 per hour; depending on qualifications
Type:              Part Time (20 to 25 hours per week), Non- Exempt
Deadline:        Until Filled
Orange Township, Delaware County, Ohio is seeking a qualified Planning and Zoning Intern.  This position is appointed by the Township Board of Trustees, with the anticipated term of such appointee as determined by the Planning and Zoning Director, and not more than 20-25 hours per week.  The work schedule may require flexible hours, including evenings and weekends and is a part-time, non-exempt, non-bargaining unit position and is an at-will appointment.
This position will perform a number of essential functions including but not limited to the following: assisting with routine inquiries, permit/plan review, permit/code compliance, maintaining zoning records and assisting with long range planning (land use plan update and zoning code amendments) and short range planning projects (permit tracking software implementation, staff reports and organizational plan overhaul). 
The successful candidate must have a high school diploma or equivalent.  Full time status as a graduate or undergraduate student at an accredited college or university, seeking a degree in Geography, City and Regional Planning, Architecture, Environmental Sciences, or similar field of study, is required, together with one (1) year of computer-related experience.  Preference will be given to potential candidates who have experience with Adobe Creative Software (InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop).  A familiarity with a variety of the concepts, practices and procedures associated with the field of planning & zoning is required.  Experience with zoning enforcement procedures and permit/plan review is a plus.  Excellent writing and verbal communication skills are mandatory.
A full position description can be downloaded from the Township website:
Interested applicants should send their cover letter, resume and any additional attachments to:
Amanda Sheterom, Human Resources/Communications Manager
Orange Township
1680 E. Orange Road
Lewis Center, Ohio 43035
740-548-5430 (Phone)
740-548-7537 (Fax)
Orange Township is an Equal Opportunity Emplo
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