Land Use Planning Intern

August 01, 2018 9:58 AM | Anonymous member


Organization: OKI (Ohio-Kentucky-Indiana) Regional Council of Governments


 Job Summary:

Position requires a significant background and understanding of community planning principles and self-motivation. Experience in statistical analysis and using GIS is preferred. Individual will work on regional planning and land use issues. Specifically, the individual will assist OKI staff with activities related to the implementation of the OKI How Do We Grow from Here, Strategic Regional Policy Plan (SRPP) www.howdowegrow.org. The Land Use Planning Intern will be involved in assisting with many aspects of plan implementation. The Intern will also provide assistance in activities related to the maintenance, improvement and operation of the OKI Fiscal Impact Analysis Model.

Examples of Duties:

  • Research, collect, organize and evaluate information of importance to OKI planning efforts, for example, topics related to comprehensive planning, land use planning, sustainability principles, green infrastructure, fiscal impacts.
  • Assist with field work
  • Assist in writing reports and grants
  • Assist staff in preparing materials for OKI meetings
  • Create and update EXCEL and/or GIS databases
  • Write technical and non-technical reports, summaries and presentations
  • Participate in meetings by setting up and tearing down displays and equipment, and by assisting in presentations
  • Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned

Job Qualifications:

  • Graduate or Undergraduate Student or recent graduate of Community Planning, Urban and Regional Planning, or related degree program
  • Creativity, self-motivation, and ability to organize tasks and materials
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • GIS, Word, Excel and PowerPoint skills

Start Date:           ASAP

Hours:                  28 Hours/Week (Hours an vary to accommodate co-op schedule)

Pay:                       $10.10 Hour

Parking:               Free parking or free bus pass provided

To Apply:
Open until filled. E-mail resume and cover letter:
Nicole Hartman, HR Manager
E-mail: nhartman@oki.org 

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