Assistant Director - Community Development
Department of Community Development 316 Washington Street Wenatchee, WA 98801
Under the direction of and assisting the Director, this position provides management capacity by analyzing and coordinating office services such as personnel, budget preparation and control, fiscal controls, equipment utilization, records control, and special management duties. Position also assists senior staff as needed to ensure timely and accurate performance of work.
Serving as the second most senior staff member within Community Development, the Assistant Director provides assistance in the management and leadership of the Department, and acts as, or on behalf of, the Director in his/her absence. Takes a dominant role in all activities within the Department, leads special project teams, and develops strategies, procedures and policies to improve operations and customer service as assigned by the Director. Regularly attends and represents the Department at meetings of the Board of County Commissioners, Planning Commission, other government elected bodies, and with the public and media. Position generally works autonomously with broad latitude for exercising independent judgement, priority, and authority in solving complex or unique problems within focus areas designated by the Director. Strong, adaptable abilities in communication, tact, and diplomacy are essential to the successful performance of duties. This position is not included in a bargaining unit.
SALARY: $6,086- $8,564/month DOQ. Plus benefits.
Submit completed Chelan County Employment Application, letter of interest and resume to Chelan County Human Resources, 400 Douglas Street, #201, Wenatchee, WA 98801 or email to Human.Resources@co.chelan.wa.us .
Position open until filled, with first review occurring February 28th.