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Community Planner Job Description
Community Planner Career Job Description

This job description describes the core job duties of community planner occupation.

Main Responsibilities - Career Tasks:

1) Plans and designs development of land areas for projects, like parks other recreational facilities, airports, highways, and parkways, hospitals, schools, land subdivisions, and commercial, industrial, and residential sites.

2) Confers with clients, engineering personnel and Architects profess. kin. on overall program.

3) Compiles & analyzes data on such site conditions as geographic location; soil, vegetation and rock features; drainage; and location of structures for preparation of environmental impact report development of landscaping plans.

4) Prepares site plans, working drawings, specifications, and cost estimates for land development, showing ground contours, vegetation, locations of structures, and such facilities as roads, walks, parking areas, fences, walls, and utilities, coordinating arrangement of existing and proposed land features structures.

5) Inspects construction work in progress to make sure compliance with landscape specifications, to approve quality of materials and work, and to advise client construction personnel on landscape features.

6) May be designated according to project as Highway-Landscape Architect profess. and kin. ; Park-Landscape Architect profess. kin. ..

Minimum Skills Required:

  • Identify complex problems and review related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions.
  • Manage own time and the time of others.
  • Knowledge of laws, legal codes, court procedures, precedents, government regulations, executive orders, organization rules, and the democratic political process.
  • Ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences.