Under leadership from its new City Manager, Madera is looking for a Planning Manager to be part of its management team. Reporting directly to the City Manager, the Planning Manager is a key, at will department head position that accepts full responsibility for the City’s Planning activities and services, including data collection, analysis, plan formulation, implementation and maintenance of a variety of planning and zoning activities; provides interpretation of the General Plan, zoning, and subdivision ordinances. The new Planning Manager will have the exciting opportunity to help move Madera forward in its goals of continuing excellent service to our community, maintaining fiscal balance, shaping our culture to ensure a high performing workforce, and improving our service delivery. Specific ongoing projects will include completion of a 3 square mile greenfield specific plan, a zoning code overhaul, and an update to the City’s housing element.
Salary: $91,725 - $117,072, annually
Experience/Education: 4 years of increasingly responsible experience in city or county planning, including at least 1 year in a responsible supervisory/management capacity. A Bachelor’s Degree in City or Regional Planning, Public Administration, or a related field is required.
Licenses/Certifications: Valid Class C California Drivers License.
Application Filing Deadline: 3pm, Friday, March 27, 2020
Candidate Interviews, 1st Round: Tuesday, April 14, 2020
Candidate Interviews, 2nd Round: Wednesday, April 22, 2020