The County of Volusia is seeking an experienced Planner I/II, dependent on qualifications, for the Planning and Development Services Division. This position is located in DeLand, Florida, and will be responsible for gathering, analyzing, and presenting planning, environmental, and socio-economic information used to develop public policy and/or to support the Planning Division.  All candidates applying for this position must have excellent writing, presentation and analytical skills; the ability to communicate effectively with staff, applicants, and the public, as well as elected and appointed officials. The candidate must be able to meet deadlines and manage multiple assignments and projects. Candidates must have a practical knowledge of planning practices, urban design principles, subdivision, and zoning regulations.  Excellent customer service is a must, in keeping with Volusia County’s customer service standards.

NOTE: Candidates may submit at least two reports that he/she presented to a Planning Board or City/County Council or Commission at the time of application, or upon request. 

Planner I

Salary: $46,660.00 – $63,749.00 annually

Bachelor’s degree in Planning or related field.

Planner II

Salary: $55,421.00 – $75,849.00 annually

Master’s degree in Planning or related field; or Bachelor’s degree in Planning or related field and two (2) years progressively responsible work in a public or private land development, zoning, or planning organization.

***Candidates who possess the American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) certification are desirable.



County of Volusia
125 W New York Avenue

DeLand, Florida, 32720