Open Positions:

Town Planner-Zoning Administrator

The Town of New Market is currently accepting applications for the position of Town Planner.  Duties include complex professional and administrative work in assisting the Town Manager in a variety of assignments relating to planning, enforcement of the zoning/subdivision ordinances, review of site/subdivision plans, review and issuance of zoning permits.  Serves as staff to the Town’s Planning Commission, Board of Zoning Appeals and Historic Overlay District Review Board.  Other duties include maintenance of the town’s Geographic Information System.   Candidates must have excellent communication and organization skills, ability to read and interpret site plans, possess a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in planning, social sciences, public administration or a related field and at least two years of progressively responsible experience or any equivalent combination of experience and training.  Salary range $40,000-$50,000 DOQ.  Includes benefits.  Applications and job description may be obtained by clicking on the link below or may be picked up at the New Market Town Office.  Completed applications should be returned to the Town Office, at 9418 John Sevier Road, New Market, VA 22844, Attn: Town Manager.  Applications can also be mailed to Town Manager, P.O. Box 58, New Market, VA 22844.  Applications due by 4:00 p.m. March 17, 2017.  Open until filled.


Click to download: General Employment Application