City of Dublin

City of Dublin, CA

The City of Dublin is situated approximately 35 miles east of San Francisco and 30 miles northeast of Silicon Valley in the San Francisco Bay Area. Dublin has long been known as the “crossroads” of the Bay Area as it sits at the intersection of two major highways, Interstates 580 and 680.  The City of Dublin along with the cities of Pleasanton, Livermore, San Ramon, and Danville comprise the region known as the Tri-Valley area. The City is also served by the Dublin/Pleasanton and the West Dublin/Pleasanton BART Stations.

Dublin has emerged as a lively, thoughtfully planned community with a population of nearly 73,000 residents and a land area of 15.23 sq mi. Home to a mix of quality housing, a broad range of retail and commercial entities, and two pedestrian-oriented transit districts, the City is poised for continued prosperity.

The City seeks a veteran planning professional with a broad depth of planning and housing experience and high ethical standards.

Reporting directly to the Community Development Director, the Assistant Community Development Director has direct oversight and supervisory responsibility of the Department’s Planning and Housing Divisions.  The two divisions are staffed with eight full time employees not including assigned support staff.  The Department also utilizes contract services to assist with special projects, plans, and studies.  The Assistant Community Development Director serves as Secretary, or staff liaison, to the Planning Commission and sets the Commission’s meeting agenda.

A combination of education and experience for this position include five years of increasingly responsible full-time experience in a municipal community development department and two years of administrative management and/or supervisory experience.  A Bachelor’s Degree in Urban Planning, Business or Public Administration, or related field is required.  A Master’s degree in a related field and AICP credential is preferred.

The City of Dublin offers an excellent salary and benefits package.  The annual salary range for this position is $153,312 to $191,640, DOQ. CalPERS 2.7% @ 55 formula applies for Classic Members.

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Peckham & McKenney

Please do not hesitate to contact Carl Cahill toll-free at (866) 912-1919, cell (650) 504-3515 or if you have any questions regarding this position or recruitment process.  Resumes will be acknowledged with two business days.

Filing Deadline: December 4, 2022

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