City of Yuba City – Director of Development Services

Yuba City, with a population of just over 67,000, is located 41 miles north of the state capitol, Sacramento, at the crossroads of Highway 99 and Highway 20, in the central part of the Sacramento Valley. The City of Yuba City is seeking a participative manager with proven leadership capabilities and excellent interpersonal skills to serve as the new Director of Development Services. The ideal candidate will be someone with initiative and a balance of technical skills and personal attributes who thrives in a dynamic, fast-moving environment.

Qualified candidates will possess equivalent to a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Land Use Planning, Environmental Studies, Public Administration, Business Administration, or related field; and possess eight (8) years of increasingly responsible experience in community development related activities, including three (3) years of administrative and supervisory responsibility. Economic development experience is desired.  A Master’s Degree and American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) certification is highly desired. The annual salary range for the Director of Development Services is $128,627.20 – 156,332.80, dependent upon qualifications and experience. This salary range is under review. If you are interested in this exciting career opportunity, please visit our website at to apply online. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to call Mr. Gary Phillips at: (916) 784-9080. Filing Deadline: November 29, 2019.