Director of Zoning – Lower Southampton Township

Deadline: Sunday, April 21, 2019

Position Summary

Lower Southampton Township located in Bucks County seeks a skilled and experienced individual to manage the Zoning Department.  The Director oversees 4.5 full-time employees and outside contractors who collectively administer all zoning, building, and planning activities.  The Department is very busy reviewing all zoning, building, and code enforcement applications for a diverse building stock in the Township, including the issuance of a large volume of building permits each year.Responsibilities include oversight of the zoning application process and compliance of municipal land use law and zoning ordinances. 


Candidates should have a Bachelor’s Degree; knowledge of and at least 5 years experience in zoning and land development regulations and laws in Pennsylvania; knowledge of UCC codes in Pennsylvania and MUST possess the minimum of the BCO Certification. Strong analytical, writing, and communication skills and experience managing people in a busy office environment is required. Salary is negotiable and commensurate with experience and qualifications. 

How to Apply

Send cover letter, resume, (4) references, and salary expectation in one attachment to the attention of by the close of business on April 21, 2019. EOE.