Job Listing: Planning and Community Development Director

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City of Bondurant Published: August 6, 2019
Bondurant, Iowa
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The City of Bondurant, Iowa is accepting resumes until 4:30 p.m. on September 3rd, 2019 for the position of Planning and Community Development Director. Salary range from $64,000 to $72,000. This is a tremendous opportunity to establish and grow the Planning and Community Development Department for the City, while collaborating with talented Council Members and department heads to continually refine and achieve Bondurant’s long-term vision. A quickly-growing community located in  the central Iowa, Bondurant has a population of approximately 7,000. This position will be appointed by the City Administrator. The position is responsible for planning and community development related operational and policy analysis through public contact, research and analysis, written reports, and presentations. The successful candidate will have strong planning background, project management, community engagement, and leadership qualities. Candidates with excellent leadership and communication skills with the following qualifications should apply.

  • Bachelor’s Degree  from  an  accredited  college  or  university  with  major  coursework  in planning, landscaping architecture, or related
  • Minimum of four (4) years of experience in a closely related position is required.
  • Experience specific to annexation, comprehensive planning, and infrastructure planning as well as successful grant writing is strongly
  • American Planning Association Certification.
  • Must be able to write reports, business correspondence and procedure Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, customers and the public.
  • Supervisory experience is strongly
  • Must have valid driver’s license.

Full position description available at: (http://www NULL.cityofbondurant Resume and cover letter that includes requested starting salary level, should be submitted to (electronic submittals preferred) by 4:30 p.m. on September 3rd, 2019:

City of Bondurant – Marketa Oliver, City Administrator
200 2nd Street NE
Bondurant, Iowa 50035
[email protected] (moliver null@null cityofbondurant