Career Opportunity

County Planner

Lincoln County Planning & Zoning is searching for a qualified candidate to fulfill the position of County Planner.  This position will be under the supervision of the department director and county mayor.  Position will provide planning functions for the unincorporated areas of Lincoln County and have a working relationship with the municipalities within the county.  Qualifications include a bachelor's degree in related field or a minimum of five (5) years’ experience in planning; valid driver's license or ability to secure upon hire; independent writing, verbal and critical thinking skills; proficient with Microsoft Excel and Word; familiar with ESRI and ability to create maps for presentation; available for after-hour meetings. Deadline for applications is until position is filled with a start date immediately. Applications may be found on the county website, employment-application.  Completed applications and resume to be submitted to: Mayor Bill Newman, Lincoln County Courthouse, 112 Main Ave., S., Room #101, Fayetteville, TN 37334 or emailed to  Questions may be directed to 931-438-5186.

Application for employment

To apply for open positions at the Lincoln County Courthouse, complete the application and attach your resume and return to the Lincoln County Mayor Office, Room 101. 

Download "Standard Application.pdf"