Senior Planner



The City of Orange City is seeking an individual to join our Development Services Department as a Senior Planner. Working closely with a small team, a Senior Planner is expected to complete advanced planning and development activities pertaining to land use, with an emphasis on project management.

The City of Orange City offers a rewarding working environment and the chance to take a hands on role in the growth of our City. Candidates can expect competitive salaries based on experience, a robust medical insurance package including medical insurance with no employee premium, four weeks paid time off each year, and membership in the Florida Retirement System (FRS).

This position covers a wide variety of functionality, including:

  • Coordination and implementation of the City’s Comprehensive Plan and Land Development Code through the public hearing process
  • Review and execution of development proposals
  • Presenting critical planning concepts and projects to the Planning Commission, Technical Review Committee and/or Historic Preservation Board
  • Research and development of land use and zoning text amendments for City Council consideration

If this is the career opportunity that you have been looking for and believe you are the right fit for the Orange City team, check out the full position job description below for more details. Applications can be submitted electronically to, mailed, or dropped to our Human Resources Office. Applications are available at Resumes may be attached to your application but will not be accepted in lieu of an application.

This position will be posted until 5:00 PM on March 02, 2021. All applications must be submitted to the Human Resources Department by this deadline for consideration. After the posting has closed it may take up to a week for hiring managers to review applications and contract those candidates selected for an interview.

HIRING RANGE:                    Starting at $62,301 annually, depending on qualifications

POSITION SCHEDULE:          Monday – Friday, 8AM – 5PM


Monday – Thursday 7:30AM – 5:30 PM, Friday 8AM – 5PM

With every other Friday off

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/V/D

The City of Orange City is a Drug-Free Workplace.

Individuals selected for employment must first pass a background and driving history check prior to commencing work with the City of Orange City.


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