Long Range Planner - Community Development

Title: Long Range Planner - Community Development

Salary: $25.19 hr DOQ


PLANNER (Community Development): Coordinates revisions and updates to the County’s Comprehensive Plan; collects, researches and analyzes data for use in the evaluation of the Comprehensive Plan; conducts and/or reviews studies pertaining to projected growth, new legislation, development trends and other planning factors;  identifies potential impacts and needed plan revisions or modifications;  and presents recommendations to the Planning Commission.




  • Bachelor’s degree in planning, or a related field; supplemented by three years of planning experience which includes long range planning work
  • Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license
  • Design and drawing skills a plus
  • American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) certification preferred


All applicants tentatively selected for a position with Beaufort County Council will be required to submit to urinalysis to screen for the illegal use of drugs and to background check prior to appointment. Employment is contingent upon clearing both the drug screen and background investigation.