Senior Planner



Laurens County is a rapidly growing County in the Greenville Spartanburg MSA one of the fastest growing MSAs in the USA.? This newly created position is an excellent opportunity to help guide the development of a brand new first ever, 2040 strategic vision and long range plan.?

? ? ? ? Under general supervision, this position will:

  • manage a newly created planning department and provide various planning services for the County.?

  • Performs various planning and technical duties for the Planning Commission and County Council.

  • Researches, prepares and presents graphic and narrative reports for study and use by County leaders.?

  • Provides technical planning assistance to the general public, private agencies, property owners, developers, public officials, and other related agencies.

  • Reports to the County Administrator.


  • Bachelors degree (Master's degree preferred) in planning, or related field and two years of professional experience; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience in planning or a related field.?

  • AICP certification preferred or any equivalent combination of education and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.

Qualified applicants may apply online at: laurenscounty.us or the Laurens County Human Resources office located on the second floor at: 100 Hillcrest Square Administrative Offices, Laurens, SC.?

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, however preference will be given to applications received by 4:00pm Thursday October 25, 2018.


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