Director of Community Development/Assistant City Manager

City of Pleasant Hill

Pleasant Hill is a modern and dynamic city in the East Bay Area of San Francisco and home to approximately 35,000 residents. Located at the center of the Interstate 680 corridor in Contra Costa County, Pleasant Hill is characterized by small-town charm and a strong sense of community. The City of Pleasant Hill is seeking a Director of Community Development/Assistant City Manager who is a committed and strong leader who can represent the department with integrity and honesty. Candidates will possess equivalent to a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in urban planning, architecture, public administration, civil engineering or a closely related field including public administration. Possession of a master’s degree is highly desirable; and five (5) years of progressively responsible professional experience in community development, planning, municipal engineering and public works administration, including two (2) years in a supervisory capacity. The monthly salary range for the incoming Director of Community Development/Assistant City Manager is 13,560- 18,035; placement in this range is dependent upon qualifications. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to call Ms. Carmen Valdez at (916) 784-9080. If you are interested in this outstanding opportunity, please visit our website at to apply online. Filing Deadline: March 9, 2020


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