City of Salisbury, North Carolina Salisbury, NC, USA
Dec 12, 2018Full Time
The Planning & Community Development Director will provide general oversight and direction to the City’s daily planning, housing and community development operations. Work is performed under the general supervision of the Assistant City Manager. A bachelor’s degree with coursework in municipal planning, geography, urban design, public administration or a related field is required while a master’s degree is preferred. Considerable experience in municipal planning, community and housing development or the equivalent combination of education and experience is highly desirable. The successful candidate will have a minimum of 5 years’ experience overseeing a planning department, will be well versed in short and long term planning with an emphasis on innovative housing initiatives along with experience with HUD, CDBG and HOME funds. A certification from the American Institute of Certified Planners is required within the first six months of employment.