Placer County
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$194,189 – $242,486 Annually

Placer County's Community Development Resource Agency (CDRA) is recruiting for the position of Community Development Resource Agency Director. This position is an outstanding career opportunity to plan, organize, and direct all of the activities and operations of CDRA. This position is responsible for directing county government functions which provide land use planning, infrastructure planning, management of natural resources, building and safety services, and other permit and land use services to the citizens of Placer County.

To view the recruitment brochure for this exciting opportunity and its associated salary and benefits, please click here.

Minimum Qualifications: 
Experience: Seven years of increasingly responsible experience in planning and community development, including three years of executive level responsibility.
Education: The equivalent to a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in planning, urban design, public administration, or a related field.

Placer County offers a comprehensive benefits package to employees including 14 paid holidays, vacation leave, a Cafeteria Plan, and more. For a detailed listing of benefits, please click here.

How to Apply: 
Placer County is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to an active nondiscrimination program.

To apply to this exciting career opportunity please visit our employment opportunities page at www.JobsAtPlacerCounty.com

All applications must be received by the final filing deadline 5:00pm on Monday, October 23, 2023.

About Placer:
Placer County is comprised of over 1,400 square miles of beautiful and diverse geography, ranging from the residential and commercial areas of South Placer, through the historic foothill areas of Auburn, Foresthill, and Colfax, and to the County's jewel of the North Lake Tahoe basin. Placer is a great place to live, work, play, and learn! For more information about Placer County, please visit www.placer.ca.gov.

To learn more about why Placer County is where you want to be, click here