City of Palo Alto: Assistant Director Planning & Community Environment
- SALARY: $56.80 - $75.73 Hourly
$9,845.33 - $13,126.53 Monthly
$118,144.00 - $157,518.40 Annually
OPENING DATE: 05/11/11
CLOSING DATE: Continuous
The City of Palo Alto Planning & Community Environment Department is currently recruiting for an Assistant Director Planning & Community Environment. The Assistant Director collaborates with the Director to develop the department work program and policies and provide for the effective development, planning, control, and evaluation of the programs of the department, including land use and transportation planning and building plan check and inspection services. The Assistant Director assumes responsibility and makes independent decisions on various activities and operations of the department, which may include procedural and organizational improvements, departmental public outreach, cross-departmental/divisional coordination of development review, or other high-level management functions. The Assistant Director may also act as departmental liaison to the City Council or appointed Boards and Commissions and advise them in policy development related to land use and transportation planning or building safety. This position may independently represent the department to the public or other agencies. In the absence of the Director, the Assistant Director may assume all responsibilities and authority of the Director.