The County of Los Angeles is seeking a motivated planning executive to fill a vacancy for the next Director of Planning. The Director has full responsibility as the chief executive of the Department of Regional Planning, including the development and maintenance of the General Plan, area and community plans, administration of County subdivision and zoning ordinances, continued development and maintenance of the GIS, and providing support to the Regional Planning Commission.

This position has a minimum requirement of five years of progressively responsible management experience in a governmental or private planning organization, agency or firm, including at least two years of senior managerial experience in a position requiring a thorough knowledge and understanding of planning theory, principles and practices, and oversight for areas such as: land use planning, transportation policy, zoning administration, or subdivision administration.

A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university is required. A Master’s degree or higher from an accredited college or university in planning, zoning, community development, economic development, engineering, architecture, geography, public or business administration, or a closely related field is preferred. Membership in the American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) is preferred.

To apply, please go to http://bit.ly/2tzowPV . The brochure will provide you with complete information. For confidential inquiries, please contact: Arsen Beremesh County of Los Angeles Department of Human Resources Executive Recruiting: (213) 974-2454 or e-mail at aberemesh@hr.lacounty.gov.