Community Development Manager

City of Lemon Grove

A Community Development Manager plans, organizes, manages, and provides administrative direction and oversight for all functions and activities of the planning, building, and code enforcement sections; assures compliance with all laws, policies and regulations; implements City policies regarding General Plan; and provides highly complex staff assistance to the City Manager and/or his designee.  

This position requires a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in urban or regional planning, public or business administration, business management or a closely related field; six (6) years of progressively responsible planning and/or community development experience, urban and/or environmental planning, including three (3) years in a supervisory capacity; and a valid Class C California driver’s license.  A Master’s degree is highly desirable.

A City application must be filed/submitted to the Human Resources Department at 3232 Main Street, Lemon Grove, CA 91945 by 5:00 p.m., Thursday, March 21, 2019. 

City applications will be evaluated and candidates meeting the minimum qualifications will be invited to participate in the selection process, which may consist of a written examination and/or oral interviews to be held in the City of Lemon Grove.  The selection process is tentatively scheduled for Tuesday, April 9, 2019.  A City application is available on the City’s Website:

If you have any questions regarding this position, please contact Roberto Hidalgo, Human Resources Manager at or at 619-825-3848.