Land Use Official

Town of Essex

Essex, CT United States


Land Use Official


Position:  The Land Use Official is a full-time position that encompasses the duties and job titles of Planner, Zoning Enforcement Officer, and Inland Wetlands & Watercourses Enforcement Officer. Provides general administration and enforcement on behalf of the First Selectman, Planning & Zoning Commission and Inland Wetlands & Watercourses Commission in accordance with CT State Statutes and Town policies and procedures


Qualifications:  Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in land use planning or closely related field, such as urban studies, environmental science, public administration, or geography or in lieu thereof.  Job experience can be substituted for degree where appropriate. Connecticut Association of Zoning Enforcement Officials (CAZEO) certification plus 2-3 years’ experience or equivalent. 


To Apply:  For more information visit under Employment Opportunities. 

Experience Level
Mid I (1-4 years)
AICP Level
Land Use and Development Regulation and Zoning
Salary Range
Based on applicant's qualifications and experience

Contact Information

Maria Lucarelli
29 West Avenue
Essex, CT
United States
Resource URL
8607674340 x 112