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Planning and Development Director

Website City of Westerville

This position is open until filled. Applications are being reviewed as they are received.

Westerville is a vibrant city of more than 40,000 residents and a leader in job creation in the region. The community boasts 41 parks and a recently expanded, state-of-the-art, indoor recreation facility. Westerville, commonly referred to as “a city within a park”, operates an accredited, nationally recognized Parks & Recreation system. Westerville’s strategic location, coupled with its innovative spirit and full offering of attractively priced municipal utilities, has made it a leading choice for new and expanding businesses. If this sounds like a community you want to be a part of, apply now! In order to be considered for this role applicants must apply through

Under the direction of the City Manager, this is an executive leadership position within the City Administration team. The position leads and directs all operations of the Planning and Development Department, including leading Planning, Code Enforcement, Building, and Engineering divisions. Work involves directing department activities by providing professional and technical expertise to guide current and long range land use decisions, infrastructure planning, transportation, and compliance with all planning and code documents.  Oversees the departmental plan and budget as well as leads the City’s 5-year Capital Improvement Plan (CIP). This position will also represent the City Administration in local, regional, and state-wide conversations.

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