Zoning Administrator

Town of Hinesburg

Hinesburg, VT United States

Zoning Administrator

The Town of Hinesburg, Vermont seeks applicants for a part-time Zoning Administrator position (up to 20 hours per week).  The duties of the Zoning Administrator include, but are not limited to, responsibilities as required under Title 24 Chapter 117:  administering the zoning and subdivision regulations; issuing zoning permits; answering questions and providing information to the public regarding zoning and land use; researching permit files; investigating complaints and violations; recommending corrective action as necessary to resolve complaints and violations; maintaining paper permit files and digital permit spreadsheets.  This position works collaboratively with three other members of the Planning and Zoning Department.


The position requires land use and/or zoning experience, the ability to read/interpret building and engineering plans, and the ability to effectively communicate zoning regulations and permit requirements to the public. The individual must enjoy working in a small office and assisting the public and Town boards with excellent follow-through and attention to detail.  Excellent writing and organizational skills are necessary, including proficiency in MS Word and Excel.


A full job description and job application is available online at www.hinesburg.org/employment.html.  Salary based on qualifications and experience within a pay range of $20.00 to $23.00 per hour. First review of applications will begin on January 27, 2021, and the position will remain open until filled.  Please email a cover letter, resume, job application form, and three current references to jdubingrossman@hinesburg.org.  Questions may be directed to Joy Dubin Grossman at 802-482-4207.  Hinesburg is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity and inclusiveness in the community and workplace.

Experience Level
Mid I (1-4 years)
AICP Level
Land Use and Development Regulation and Zoning
Salary Range
$20-$23 per hour

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