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Community Planners determine the best way to use land and give their approval for new housing or business developments. Typical work activities listed on a Community Planner resume example are collaborating with community development specialists, reporting to civic leaders, offering advice on how to use land resources, conducting research, and developing construction projects. Based on our collection of resumes for Community Planner, essential job skills are knowledge of building codes, statistics expertise, the ability to work with a variety of people, research skills, and decision making. A Master's Degree in community planning is usually required.

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Community Planner

Wrote scopes of work, prepared government cost estimates, and conducted negotiations with contractors to deliver over $2 million in contractor land use and planning studies while independently performing land use planning analyses on a multidisciplinary team that created master plans, business case analyses, transportation plans, and capital improvement programs.

  • Spearheaded an in-house planning study using surveys and intergovernmental coordination to bring Capital Bikeshare access to an 18,000-employee military installation
  • Advocated successfully to senior military leadership to open waterfront pedestrian access to the public to improve community connectivity and enhance employee transportation options
  • Inventoried and evaluated land use constraints, including cultural and natural resources and ammunition storage areas, ensuring the safety and proper siting of facilities
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Public Affairs
Urban Planning

Community Planner

  • Track products of the Planning process: (Statewide) Transportation Improvement Pro- grams, Unified Planning Work Programs, Long Range Transportation Plans
  • Provide guidance to states and other grantees relative to the preparation of application submission materials and ensure that FTA review comments and concerns are addressed
  • Serve as liaison to Regional FTA offices to provide guidance, oversight, and expertise in the administration of the planning process, including certification reviews of MPOs
  • Co-lead Quarterly Planning Webinar, delivered FTA-wide, including senior management
  • Review applications, plan and develop workshops and peer exchanges jointly with FHWA
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Urban Planning / Health Promotion
Urban Planning / Urban Design & Land Use

Hazard Mitigation Community Planner / Insurance Specialist (reservist)

  • Proficient on Federal Regulations associated with the Flood Insurance Program, accurately addressed questions from Policyholder, Insurance Agents, and General Callers.
  • Skilled in NFIP Flood Insurance Manual, regulations, underwriting, ratings, mapping, surcharges, premiums, elevation certificates, cancellations procedures and requirements.
  • Skilled in the coverage provisions, limitations, and interpretation of the NFIP Policy Forms.
  • Assisted uninsured callers with information on local NFIP Certified agents and advised on methods to lower policies premiums (higher deductibles, crawlspace venting, elevation certificates, others).
  • Aided policyholders and general public on the proper procedures to request Letter of Map Amendment (LOMA) by developing National Flood Hazard Layer Maps, Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMettes) and
  • Guidance on Increased Cost of Compliance (ICC) requirements, mitigation methods, options and procedures to file claims and prevent future losses on properties located in SFHA.
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Mechanical Engineering
Business Continuity, Security & Risk Management
Business Administration

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