POSITION: Director of Planning and Development Services

EMPLOYER:  Whatcom County, WA (Bellingham)

CLOSING DATE: February 9, 2018

COMPENSATION: $9,086 - $12,290 monthly Negotiable depending on experience

TO APPLY:  Submit cover letter, resume and completed Whatcom County application online by February 9, 2018. Visit http://www.whatcomcounty.us/1675/Current-Job-Openings  to apply. EOE.

DESCRIPTION: Whatcom County (Bellingham, WA) seeks an experienced, proven leader to serve as the Director for the Planning and Development Services department and direct the administration of the Department through accountable, efficient and effective leadership. This important and highly visible position is responsible for planning and directing the efforts of staff and developing strong working relationships both inside and outside the County.

Bachelor's Degree in Business or Public Administration, Planning, or a related field. Masters Degree preferred; 6 years progressively responsible related experience; 3 years of management or supervisory experience; Prior experience in construction management or private business involving interaction with government entities on matters related to land use and life-safety codes is desired.

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