Planning Director/Zoning Administrator
The Berkley Group seeks a qualified, self-motivated applicant to serve as a Principal Planner for the company (Planning Director for the County). The position will assist Sussex County, VA with its planning and zoning functions. Performs professional and administrative work for locality land use planning regulations including issuance of zoning permits and staff support of the Planning Commission and Board of Zoning Appeals, enforcement of and development of ordinances; compiles related information and prepares and maintains comprehensive data records, reports and files. Position has autonomy to exercise independent judgment and initiative in planning and implementing projects in a team environment. Reports to the County Administrator. Attendance at meetings outside of regular working hours required as necessary. Click here for more information.
Zoning Administrator/Subdivision Agent
The Berkley Group seeks a qualified, self-motivated applicant to serve as a Zoning Administrator/Subdivision Agent for the company. The position will assist Northampton County, VA with its planning and zoning functions. Performs professional and administrative work for locality land use planning regulations including issuance of zoning permits and staff support of the Board of Zoning Appeals, enforcement of zoning and subdivision ordinances and development of draft text amendments specific to the zoning ordinance and subdivision ordinance; compiles related information and prepares and maintains comprehensive data records, reports and files. Click here for more information.
The Berkley Group seeks talented student interns who aspire to become leaders in transforming communities. Individuals must be enthusiastic and disciplined self-starters with the ability to perform work duties independently, and in collaboration with our multi-disciplinary staff. We are looking for students in the following fields to assist our team:
Planning & Urban Affairs
Stormwater program development/administration
Work elements include assisting Berkley Group staff with land use planning and ordinance development, interacting with public officials, land development plan reviews, design standards, transportation project development, sustainability/resilience initiatives, and other public policy programming.
We serve clients throughout Virginia, and beyond. Interns should expect to work remotely, with occasional coordination meetings and travel to client locations.
We will work with your professors for credit hours or we can pay an hourly rate starting at $10/hour for undergraduate students and $15/hour for graduate students.
Inquiries should be emailed to Drew Williams at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please provide qualifications and a writing sample.
The Berkley Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.