The Town of Wallingford Selectboard is seeking to fill the position of Zoning Administrator. This is a 4 hour a week position (approximately), with office hours one morning or afternoon each week (no Friday hours), evening Planning Commission meetings, and occasional Development Review Board meetings. If interested, send a Letter of Interest along with an application detailing qualifications to:
Wallingford Town Administrator 75 School Street Wallingford, VT 05773 Deadline for submission is Monday, July 20 at 4:30 p.m. For more information or an application, email email@example.com or call (802)446-2872
Specific Duties and Responsibilities 1. All duties and responsibilities as required under 24 V.S.A. § 4448 (as amended from time to time). 2. Administer and literally interpret Town of Wallingford Zoning Bylaws. 3. Receive, review, and act on all permit applications in accordance with state statutes. 4. Record permits and memoranda of other official actions, as required, with the Town Clerk. 5. Advise the Development Board of Review on applications for conditional use and variances, and attend DRB hearings as appropriate. 6. Attend Planning Commission meetings and provide support. 7. Provide information with regard to zoning regulations to prospective permit applicants and advise applicants of their responsibility to contact state and federal programs from which they may need to obtain other permits. 8. Investigate and enforce as necessary alleged violations of municipal regulations and ordinances. 9. Perform site visits as required. 10. Other duties as may be required.
Qualifications • Municipal planning, development review, and/or zoning administration experience preferred; or experience in a similar position. • Competence in office software (Word, Excel, database management). • Excellent written and oral communication skills. • Ability to work well with people. • Ability to work independently. • High level of analytical skills, with the ability to accurately comprehend, interpret, process, and present detailed information and data to applicants, the general public, and professionals. • Ability to conduct site review, land use and public health investigations, and document research. • Strong customer service orientation. • Possession of valid driver’s license with clean record to meet travel requirements.