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Zoning Official--Town of Westerly, Rhode Island
Starting Salary: $25.64 - $30.77 per hour on a 37.5 hour work week.
The Zoning Office manages the permitting of all applications for Zoning Certificates, Sign Permits, and Commercial Parking Lots, as well as the processing of Dimensional Modifications and Zoning Board of Review Applications. We provide Staff support to the Zoning Board of Review and also assist in the registration of businesses with the Town (Certificates of Ownership). The Zoning Official's primary responsibility is the review applications for compliance with the Town's Zoning Ordinance.
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Town of Wilton,CT-- Environmental Analyst
Town of Wilton seeks Environmental Analyst, to work under the immediate supervision of the Director of Environmental Affairs, to perform the following functions:
Reviews permit applications and analyzes activities and land development for natural resource impacts;
Interacts with Federal, State, and other local agencies on matters related to surface and ground water quality, open space management, inland wetland regulations, wild life, and other natural resource issues;
Advises and assists the Town in acquiring land and other property rights for conservation and environmental purposes;
Assists in the preparation of applications for funding programs to preserve and/or restrict the use of open space for conservation, recreational, or environmental uses and applications for conservation related project grants;
Works with and advises groups and organizations, such as schools, scouts, clubs, libraries, and service organizations on environmental issues;
When required, represents the Director of Environmental Affairs at meetings of other boards, agencies, organizations, and the general public and attends meetings, including evening meetings, when directed by the Director of Environmental Affairs;
Provides assistance and information to other Town agencies and the public relative to inland wetland and conservation issues and procedures;
Serves as staff to the Inland Wetland and Conservation Commissions as well as the Deer Committee and Tree Committee and carries out the Commissions'/Committees’ policies;
Administers and enforces the Town's Inland Wetland Regulations and monitors regulated wetland activities;
Investigates conditions constituting violations of wetland regulations and permits and makes recommendations regarding appropriate enforcement; and
Performs other related duties as assigned by the Director of Environmental Affairs.
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS TO INCLUDE:
Bachelor's degree in environmental science or related field and at least one year's experience in natural resource management;
Proficiency in word processing and database software;
Proficiency in ESRI ArcGIS software;
A valid driver's license;
Knowledge of and ability to apply principles, concepts, and practices governing inland wetlands, watercourses, open space uses and values, and natural resources;
Ability to interpret and apply Federal, State, and local laws, regulations, and standards relating to the environment;
Ability to review and interpret drawings, plans, and environmental analysis;
Knowledge of and ability to utilize ESRI ArcGIS to manage and analyze data and create maps;
Physical ability to reach job sites for inspections and to take water and soil samples which may include bending, lifting, stretching, and climbing;
Ability to express ideas clearly in both oral and written forms;
Ability to use personal computer based work processing and database software including permitting software;
Ability to communicate and work effectively with diverse groups and individuals; and
Ability to exhibit tact and diplomacy in dealing with other employees and the public and to provide accurate, timely, and courteous responses to public inquiries.
Starting salary range mid $58,110 to $63,869 DOQ. Excellent benefits package. Position will remain open until filled. EOE.
Please submit application, resume, and cover letter to Director, Human Resources, Labor Relations, and Administrative Services, Town of Wilton, 238 Danbury Road, Wilton, CT 06897. Application and job description located at www.wiltonct.org or call 203/563-0100.