Job Title: Director of Planning and Building Department

Job Location: Anaheim

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Job Description:

Director of Planning and Building

$145,060.00 – $217,590.00 Annually


The City of Anaheim seeks a dynamic and innovative Director of the Planning and Building Department. The Director’s primary responsibilities include directing, managing and overseeing the activities of the Planning and Building Department, including current and advanced planning, code enforcement, business licensing, and building programs. As a member of the City Manager’s Executive Management Team, the Director will play a key role in problem-solving and work closely with other executive managers to address key city-wide initiatives such as strategic planning. The Director will engage in collaborative and dynamic work within the City and with other community agencies in addressing and resolving community issues. The Director also coordinates assigned activities with other departments and outside agencies and provides highly responsible, complex support to the City Manager, Planning Commission, and City Council.


Candidates must possess at least eight years of increasingly responsible urban planning experience including three years of management and administrative responsibility of a municipal planning department supplemented by a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in urban planning, public administration, civil engineering, or a related field.


Visit for the recruitment brochure and to apply.  Applications will be accepted online until Friday, April 12, 2019.  Confidential inquiries are welcome at 714-765-5243 to Ed Cruz, Recruitment Manager.


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Apply by date: 04/12/2019