Job Title: Director of Development Services
Department: Development Services Department


Under minimal supervision, oversees a small department.  Performs responsible work including coordination of development projects. Work requires significant interpretative judgment in variation from established procedures and standards.


Oversee the day to day duties of the Development Services department; prepare the development newsletter; leads the Development Review Team and coordinates Development Review Team projects including site visits and related follow-up; meet with contractors, architects, developers and/or property owners to provide customer-service based problem resolution; oversee permit and inspection planning, code enforcement workload and assignments; prepare department budget; process confidential information regarding personnel and proposed actions; gather, analyze and present data in the form of written, graphic or oral reports for use before boards, advisory committees and public hearings; oversee and coordinate Community Development Block Grant programs; assist City Manager with special projects; and perform other duties as assigned.


Bachelor’s degree in Urban Planning, Architecture, Engineering or related field, and five years of planning, development or public administration experience.  Possession of a valid driver’s license.


Ability to read and comprehend technically written material

Ability to listen and apply information and instructions

Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing

Ability to organize files and effectively retrieve data

Ability to comprehend and apply computer software principlesAbility to understand basic mathematical and accounting concepts


Work Type:  Light, exerting up to 20 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 10 lbs. of force frequently, and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects

Climbing/Balancing:  Minimal, ability to sit and stand

Walking:  Minimal amount required

Stooping/Bending:  Frequently

Stand/Sit:  Sit about 65 percent of the time

Reaching:  Frequent, overhead as well as horizontal

Vision:  Adequate to perform essential job functions

Color Vision:  Adequate to perform essential job functions

Hearing:  Frequently perceive nature of sounds by ear

Speech:  Frequently express ideas by means of spoken words

Eye/Hand/Foot Coordination:  Frequently operates equipment requiring moderate ability

Manual Dexterity:  Frequently operates equipment requiring moderate ability


Open until filled with first review by March 2, 2023


$82,332 – $119,689 DOQ

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