Community Development Director

City of Fremont, CA

Community Development Director

City of Fremont, CA



Fremont’s Community Development Department consists of Planning, Building & Safety, Housing and Code Enforcement. The Department is supported by a team of 72

and an annual operating budget of $37.87 million.  Serving as the eastern anchor of the Silicon Valley, the City of Fremont is home to a population of 231,664 and captures metropolitan living at its best.


The ideal candidate will be a well-regarded and experienced planning professional.

He/she will be an outstanding mentor and people manager who exhibits impressive emotional intelligence and political acumen.  In addition, he/she will be a credible and confident communicator who is effective in front of a variety of audiences. Seven (7) years of progressively responsible urban planning experience that includes at least two (2) years of management experience overseeing professional staff is desirable. A combination of public and relevant private sector experience will be accepted. A Bachelor’s degree in urban planning, public or business administration or other related field is required. A Master’s degree is preferred.


Salary range $173,743 to $234,552; salary supplemented by a competitive benefits package. Visit for detailed recruitment brochure and to apply online. This recruitment will close on Sunday, March 11, 2018.



Teri Black s 424.296.3111

Bradley Wardle s 650.450.3299