Summary of Job Functions
Administers all Planning office activities.
Supervises and directs professional and clerical staff and activities of the
Planning office and handles all personnel issues.
Initiates, prepares, edits, publishes, and updates Centre County Comprehensive Plan and other related functional plans.
Develops and promotes citizen participation and understanding of County
plans and policies through effective media and public relations releases.
Researches and makes recommendations to Commissioners regarding
County planning issues.
Prepares, administers, and enforces County policies and procedures in
regard to subdivision development.
Makes recommendations regarding County land use.
Acts as liaison with federal, state, local officials, and County Planning
office regarding planning matters.
Prepares grant applications for local funding.
Monitors community infrastructure and expansion plans including streets,
highways, sewer and water systems, solid waste management, and
Oversees the implementation of the County’s Agricultural Land Preservation program and staff.
Prepares financial input for overall annual budget preparation.
Administers County’s Subdivision and Land Development ordinance.
Oversees the implementation of the County’s Small Community Water
System Assistance Program.
Responsible for transportation planning, including coordination with the
PennDOT-designated Metropolitan Planning Organization serving Centre
Participates in community programs to promote awareness to environmental issues. As well as special state and community projects relating
to overall County planning matters.
Provides support to outside agencies in regard to private and industrial
economic development programs.
Deadline Date: Monday, February 11, 2019