Current Job Opportunities

Job Title: Planning Manager - Community Development
Department: Chelan County Department of Community Development
Job Type: Exempt
Salary: $ 6,265.00 - $ 7,616.00 / Monthly  
Posted: June 13, 2018
Position open until filled.

Job Location

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


Additional Information

SALARY: $6,256 - $7,616/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