Assistant Director of Community Development
Company: American Planning Association
Posted on: September 20, 2023
Assistant Director of Community DevelopmentThe City of Vacaville
- A beautiful place to live, a great place to work!
With more than 500 employees, the City of Vacaville values
work-life balance and offers work schedules with every other Friday
off, employee social and wellness activities, casual dress days,
competitive pay, generous benefits and a substantial retirement
package.Contribute to our vibrant community and join our team!The
City of Vacaville is currently recruiting to fill one (1) full-time
Assistant Director of Community Development position within the
Community Development Department. This recruitment will also
establish an eligibility list to be used for any future vacancies
over the next 12-month period.The Assistant Director of Community
Development performs managerial, administrative and professional
functions overseeing the daily operations of divisions and programs
within the Community Development Department. Duties for this
position include, but are not limited to:Assists the Director in
the planning, organization and management of the DepartmentOversees
the development and administration of the Department's budget
-Oversees the selection, placement, training and supervision of
other employees -Salary Information:
A 2% COLA is scheduled for 11/1/23
*Please see our generous benefits package -here.* Please click
-here -for the complete classification.ABOUT YOUThe ideal
- Is experienced with leading others in a collaborative, positive
manner that builds trust and confidence and facilitates delivery of
- Possesses excellent communication skills including experience
with formal and informal public speaking.
- Enjoys mentoring-has experience being mentored and mentoring
- Has built and implemented municipal budgets in a "hands on"
- Is thoroughly -experienced in development review and/or project
- Feels passionate about public service and demonstrates this
quality through an active, engaged work ethic.MINIMUM
Any combination of experience and training that would provide the
required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to
obtain the knowledge and abilities would be:
Education: -Equivalent to a Bachelor's degree from an accredited
college or university with major coursework in economics, urban and
regional planning, public administration, business administration,
or a related field. A graduate degree or some completed
graduate-level coursework in urban or regional planning,
management, business administration, public administration,
economics or a related field is preferred.
Experience: -Four (4) years of progressively responsible experience
in a governmental agency relative to, planning, building,
redevelopment, housing, economic development or experience in the
private sector working with government officials in areas related
to local community development. Two years of management
responsibility is required.
LICENSE OR CERTIFICATE -
Certification as a member of the American Institute of Certified
Planners is preferred.
A valid California Class C Driver's License and a satisfactory
driving record are conditions of initial and continued
employment.ABOUT EVERYTHING ELSEA completed City of Vacaville
Application and Supplemental Questionnaire must be received by the
Human Resources Department at 650 Merchant Street, Vacaville, CA
95688 -by Monday, October 16, 2023 at 5:30pm.
Applicants are encouraged to apply online at
-www.cityofvacaville.com. Application packets may also be requested
in person at the Human Resources Department or by calling (707)
Cover letters and resumes are encouraged as -a supplement but
cannot -be accepted in lieu of a completed application packet.
IMPORTANT: -Contact with applicants will primarily occur via email.
Please ensure that your application indicates a valid email address
which you check on a regular basis.
For ADA information and other Frequently Asked Questions, please
Applicants receiving a conditional offer of employment must
successfully complete the pre-placement process for this position
before a final offer will be extended. Pre-placement assessments
for this position include an -education and employment
verification, -Livescan (FBI/DOJ fingerprint review), public
records check, credit check and DMV record review. -American
205 N. Michigan Ave., Suite 1200
Chicago, IL 60601-5927
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