AND ZONING ADMINISTRATOR
Planning and Zoning Administrator implements and administers the review and
enforcement of all current Zoning Ordinances as adopted by the McKenzie County
Planning Commission. The administrator inspects and enforces residential,
commercial, industrial, other buildings and properties before, during, and
after construction to ensure they meet provisions, safety codes, health codes,
and approved plans.
PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS FOR THIS
POSITION INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
Bachelor’s degree in city, county, regional planning or
engineering, with a minimum of eight (8) years of experience in planning and
zoning, agricultural inspections, or any equivalent combination of education,
training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge of skills and
abilities for this position.
Must possess a valid driver’s license
in operations, services, and functions of a comprehensive building inspections
and code enforcement program
and techniques of building inspection, zoning ordinances and enforcement
of housing, building, and zoning codes and requirements.
of pertinent Federal, State, and local codes and ordinances governing building
constructions, nuisance abatement, and zoning.
of the accepted safety standards and methods of building constructions for
commercial and residential buildings.
to interpret and enforce building, housing, zoning, and sign codes and
to determine if construction systems conform to the County requirements.
to respond to requests and inquiries from the general public.
hazardous conditions in the construction projects.
office equipment including computers and supporting word processing and
clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.
enforces McKenzie County Zoning Ordinances, applicable construction codes, land
use, planning, public health and safety, and other restrictions.
Observes conditions and
issues notices for corrections to persons responsible for conformance. Obtains
evidence and prepares reports concerning violations which have not been
corrected. Resolves inspection issues and concerns raised by contractors,
public health codes violations, and other outside parties.
Work directly with
appointed and elected Board members to establish a long-range plan that aligns
the Planning & Zoning goals and objectives with community needs; formulate
and recommend policies to the Planning & Zoning Board; and implement and
execute Planning & Zoning policies.
requirements and recommends compliance procedures to contractors, craft
workers, and owners. Reviews new codes and ordinances in the building and
zoning fields. Prepares revisions and amendments to the Zoning Ordinance, as
well as maintains awareness of changes in other related fields.
Works with the States
Attorney’s office to prosecute violations of the Zoning Ordinance and testifies
at court hearing pertaining to the violations.
with required permits, and present special permits to the appropriate bodies.
Performs other duties of
a similar nature or level.
Salary of $82,000 - $92,000
McKenzie County offers an excellent benefit package including:
Health Insurance – Health & Child Care Flexible Spending Program Group
Insurance – Retirement – Optional Deferred Comp Plan
Vacation – Sick Leave – Paid Holidays
Job Description & Employment Application available online
applicant who is a resident of North Dakota and eligible to claim veterans’
preference must abide by the Department of Veterans Affairs guidelines
and submit any documentation with an otherwise complete
Submit resume and/or application by mail, email, or hand deliver to:
McKenzie County Human Resources
201 5th Street NW, Suite 700
Watford City, ND 58854
Equal Opportunity Employer