City of Yreka – Planning Director

Salary Range: $74,417.26 – $94,977.41 | Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

The City of Yreka is seeking an experienced individual for the position of Planning Director. This executive management classification oversees, directs, and participates in all activities of the Planning Department, including short- and long-term planning development review, policy development and administration, and enforcing City codes and regulations. The incumbent regularly interacts with the City Manager, City Council, Planning Commission, and departmental directors in coordinating projects and information. This position also assumes management responsibility for the City’s Planning Department’s services and operations including staff support to the Planning Commission. Successful performance of the work requires knowledge of public policy, planning principles, municipal functions, and activities, including the role of an elected City Council and the ability to develop, oversee, and implement projects and programs in a variety of areas. The incumbent is accountable for accomplishing departmental planning and operational goals and objectives within general policy guidelines.

For more information on the position, please visit the City’s website or select the link below to apply