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Chief Planner (Business & Economic Development) – Salary Range: $64,128 - $93,168/yr. – EXEMPT – Responsibilities include taking a lead role in developing long-range plans and creation of new or amended development regulations, conducting public outreach and engagement efforts, assisting in the processing of zoning entitlement applications, supporting economic development plans and programs, and providing general support of the Business and Economic Development Department’s customer service initiatives and daily functions. Master’s degree in planning, urban planning, business, public administration, or a related field and a minimum of seven to ten (7 to 10) years of progressively responsible experience in land use, urban planning and comprehensive planning, plus five (5) years of supervisory experience, or any equivalent combination of education and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities. AICP certification required. Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Utility Manager (Utilities) - Salary: Up to $93,168/yr – EXEMPT - The City of Gardner KS is accepting applications for the position of Utility Manager. Under the general supervision of the Utilities Director, this position oversees the day-to-day operations of the Utilities Department (Electric, Water and Wastewater Divisions). Requires a Bachelor of Science degree in engineering. Licensure in the State of Kansas as a Professional Engineer (PE), or within six months of employment. Minimum of seven years experience in water, wastewater or electric power production and distribution, preferably in the municipal public sector, or any equivalent combination of training, education, and experience that provides the required knowledge, ability and skill. Comprehensive knowledge of the principles and practices of the design, operation and maintenance of water and wastewater systems. Thorough knowledge of materials, equipment, processes, and techniques used in the operation and maintenance of water, wastewater and electric plants. Requires the possession of a valid driver’s license and a good driving record. Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Contact: Human Resource Division, 120 E Main, Gardner, KS 66030; Phone (913) 856-0951 or email@example.com