Director of Community Development, City of Tustin, CA

Spanning 11 square miles in the heart of Orange County, the City of Tustin (pop. 80,382) offers an exceptional quality of life and convenient location. Supported by a FY2020-21 budget of $4.4 million and reporting to the City Manager, the Director of Community Development oversees a team of 21.5 staff organized across two divisions – Planning and Building.

Guided by a results-oriented and customer centric mindset, the ideal candidate will be well-versed in contemporary urban planning principles and business practices. A team player who values relationships, he/she will be an empowering leader capable of fostering innovation and problem solving while holding people accountable for quality work. Exceptional communications and interpersonal skills will also be expected. Seven years of increasingly responsible professional planning experience (current and advance), including at least three years in a managerial capacity, and a Bachelor’s degree is required. A Master’s degree is preferred.

Salary range $149,323 - $191,464; placement within the range DOQE. Salary is supplemented by an attractive benefits package. This recruitment will close on Sunday, August 16, 2019.

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Tina White ~ 619.948.1786

Teri Black  ~ 424.296.3111