Zoning Administrative Officer
Salary: $52,504 to $54,091 DOQ/E, EOE/AA
Application Deadline: Monday, June 18, 4:00 pm

The City of South Burlington seeks an energetic, team oriented, and experienced individual with the highest
ethical standards and integrity to fill the position of Zoning Administrative Officer within the Department of
Planning & Zoning.

SUMMARY OF POSITION: This position serves as the City’s lead staff person in the review, issuance,
administration, and enforcement of zoning, sign and related permitting. Work is performed in close
coordination with the Director of Planning & Zoning, Development Review Board, and staff throughout the

Effective communication, exceptional organization skills, ability to work in a digital environment, and ability to
operate in a regulatory environment are critical traits of the position. The position includes frequent
interaction with applicants, residents, developers, and staff peers. The Zoning Administrative Officer has the
authority and responsibility for interpretation of the City’s Land Development Regulations, with decisions
being legally appealable. As a result, accuracy and problem solving are key characteristics.

QUALIFICATIONS: A degree in construction management, planning, engineering, landscape architecture,
architecture, law, or a related field and two years of field experience are required. Two years of additional field
experience may be substituted for the degree.

Please provide a cover letter, resume, and three references.

Submit to:
Human Resources Department
575 Dorset Street
South Burlington, VT 05403
Email: sbcityjobs@southburlingtonvt.gov
Phone: 802.846.4107