Current Job Opportunities
Chelan County Department of Community Development
Wenatchee, WA 98801
Under the direction of the Director, the this position plans, organizes, manages, directs and conducts and reviews both current and long range planning projects and comprehensive plans affecting land use, transportation, capital facilities, utilities and other elements required by the County and State statutes and policies, both personally as well as through subordinate professional, technical, and clerical staff.
The Planning Manager manages and both current and long range comprehensive planning projects within the Department using best management practices and through directing, mentoring, and guiding subordinate staff in the efficient and effective completion of assigned projects. The Planning Manager is directly responsible for assigning, balancing, and monitoring current and long-range planning workloads within the Planning Division. The position also conducts advanced planning projects complimenting the activities and responsibilities of the department, including special studies, policy development, land use project reviews, and other analyses as assigned. Assignments require the selection of courses of action and resolution of complex or unique problems with considerable latitude for exercising independent judgment to establish priorities within the framework of administrative guidelines of the department. The position is not included in a bargaining unit.
See attached for detailed description of job duties and minumum qualification requirements. Planning Manager Job Description