Planner with a minimum of one year of planning experience. The candidate can develop planning studies and reports to support new and updated plans, programs and regulations and can collect a variety of statistical data. Reviews or assists in the review of moderately difficult development proposals and site plans for conformance with zoning, redevelopment plans and regulations. Prepare reports and maps on topics such as census information, land use, tax base data, and occupancy rates. Evaluates or assists in the evaluation of zoning, ordinance amendments, site plans, special use permits, variances and other proposals. Creative problem-solving skills to gather relevant information to solve vaguely defined practical problems. The candidate has the ability to create development strategies and render site plans via sketches and/or computer graphics are highly desirable.