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Community Development Director
Post Date: 12/13/2018
Close Date: 01/14/2019
City of Bismarck
221 N. 5th st

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$70,000 and above

Bismarck, ND

Job Description:
The Community Development Director leads our Planning, Building Inspections and MPO departments and directs the overall operations of Community Development. The director; establishes goals, policies and standards; directs, coordinates and reviews all services and activities. Plans, directs and administers the development of plans, studies, and building and land development regulations and documents, including the Comprehensive Plan, the Growth Management Plan, building codes, and the zoning ordinance. Directs, coordinates and participates in short- and long-range planning projects. Coordinates work activities among staff within the department and with other city departments and outside agencies. Responds to difficult issues and questions related to department activities, policies and procedures.

This position requires knowledge and level of competency commonly associated with the completion of a master’s degree in a course of study related to the occupational field and 5 to 7 years’ experience with 5 years of experience in a supervisory role. A valid driver’s license issued by the State of North Dakota (Class D).
American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) Certification preferred.

Contact Information:
Robert McConnell
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