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Main Purpose and Function
Performs specialized professional landscape architectural work within the Planning, Urban Design and Sustainability Department. The work includes providing landscape architectural guidance to applicants and other departments during the review of rezoning applications and complex development projects; contributing specialized landscape knowledge during the development of new standards and practices and assisting the Manager with the supervision of Landscape Development Specialist staff (LDS). The Landscape Development Planner will also be responsible for assisting in the implementation of recent policies including the Urban Forest Strategy, Access to Nature and green infrastructure planning and design.
Key Contacts and Reporting Relationships
Reports to the Manager of Urban Landscape Development. Works closely with Development Planners from the Urban Design Division and Project Coordinators from the Development Review Branch. Liaises with Park Board and Engineering staff on project reviews and policy development. Oversees the work of Landscape Development Specialist staff.
Specific Duties and Responsibilities
Education and Experience:
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Business Unit/Department: Planning, Urban Design & Sustainability (1275)
Affiliation: CUPE 15
Employment Type: Temporary Full Time
Positon Start Date: March, 2018
Position End Date: May, 2020
Salary Information: Pay Grade GR-29: $43.09 to $50.95 per hour
All interested applicants to apply here: https://career17.sapsf.com/sfcareer/jobreqcareer?jobId=7162&company=city...
Application Close: February 25, 2018
We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Learn more about our commitment to diversity and inclusion.