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Zoning Associate

Our client, a real estate and development company, is hiring a Zoning Associate to join their team in Fort-Worth, Texas. The ideal candidate has 3+ years of experience in urban planning, urban design, real estate development, construction, or related field and is comfortable with the responsibilities listed below.



  • Serve as a key member of the team, working closely with the president to assist in various aspects of the business and zoning processes.
  • Draft clear and concise written materials, including correspondence, memos, and presentations, related to zoning matters.
  • Support the president in developing and delivering presentations to stakeholders, providing input on content, and ensuring accuracy and professionalism.
  • Conduct research and analysis on zoning regulations, policies, and procedures to ensure compliance and understanding of local zoning codes.
  • Prepare comprehensive reports and summaries on zoning requirements, land use regulations, and development guidelines.
  • Collaborate with internal teams, including the permitting, zoning, community engagement departments, to gather information and provide support for client approvals and applications.
  • Assist in preparing and submitting zoning applications, including compiling necessary documentation, coordinating with external stakeholders, and ensuring timely submissions.
  • Review and analyze zoning ordinances, permits, and other related documents to identify potential issues or challenges.
  • Act as a liaison between the company and local government officials, attending zoning hearings, meetings, and community forums as needed.
  • Conduct site visits and assessments to evaluate properties for zoning compliance and potential development opportunities.
  • Stay up to date with changes in zoning laws, regulations, and industry trends to provide timely and accurate advice to the president and internal teams.
  • Assist in the training and mentorship of junior staff members, providing guidance on zoning processes and best practices.



  • Bachelor's degree in real estate, urban planning, architecture, engineering, marketing, public relations, related field, or proven results.
  • 3+ years experience in urban planning, urban design, real estate development, construction, or related field.
  • Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to convey complex land use concepts in a clear and concise manner.
  • Strong understanding of zoning processes, regulations, and land use planning principles.
  • Keen understanding of the development process, including an understanding of jurisdictional bureaucratic processes.
  • Ability to read and understand complex zoning codes, general plans, specific plans, surveys, site plans, and technical reports.
  • Exceptional research and analytical abilities, with a keen eye for detail.
  • Proficiency in gathering, organizing, and analyzing zoning-related data and
  • documents.
  • Proficiency in Word and Excel (Bluebeam, Sketch-Up, ArcGIS, InDesign, and
  • Illustrator are pluses)
  • Related professional certification(s), such as AICP, CNU-A, RAS, LEED,

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