County Of Butte

Oroville , CA
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Director - Development Services

County Of Butte
Oroville, CA Full-time
Posted on August 2, 2019

Butte County

Director - Development Services

Salary - $150,994.00 - $184,548.00

Oroville, CA

Recruitment Closes August 26, 2019.

This is an outstanding career opportunity to lead the Butte County Department of Development Services (DDS). Reporting to the County Administrator and Board of Supervisors, this position oversees a dynamic organization comprised of four divisions including Administration, Building, Code Enforcement, and Planning Services at its Oroville office. The Director has overall responsibility for the management of a department with 31 employees and a $6.7 million budget. Exciting opportunities include: Finding creative solutions for re-planning and rebuilding after the Camp Fire, California's most destructive wildfire, destroyed 14,000 homes (3,500 in the County) creating an extreme housing shortage. Planning for development in the face of new State regulations including the development of an Environmental Justice Element and planning for housing production. Planning for future disasters including an update to the County's Safety Element. Continuously improving department technology for streamlined Building Permits, Planning Projects and Code Enforcement processing and inspections in coordination with other County departments and partner agencies.