Director of Community Development - Forest Grove, OR

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Date Posted     June 2, 2017
City / Organization     Forest Grove, OR


Director of Community Development - $94,512 - $120,624 Annually– The City of Forest Grove is currently seeking qualified applicants for a full-time Director of Community Development.  The Director of Community Development will be responsible for overseeing the activities and operations of the City of Forest Grove’s Community Development Department, including planning and building inspection programs. Forest Grove has a population of 23,375, is located 23 miles west of Portland and offers the advantages of small city living, as well as being only 45 minutes from downtown Portland and 60 minutes from both the Cascade mountain range and the Pacific coast.  The ideal Candidate will have the equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in urban planning, public administration or a related field. Master’s degree in related field preferred; and six years of increasingly responsible urban planning and development program administration experience including three years of management and administrative responsibility.  For a complete job description please click HERE.   To be considered, applicants must complete an abbreviated online application through NeoGov at  Applicants must also attach to their application submittal a cover letter, resume and responses to the supplemental questions. Application and materials are due by 11:59 pm on June 20, 2017 (deadline for first review).