The town of Camas is currently looking for candidates for its position of director of open community development.
Interested candidates will have until August 31 to apply for the executive position, which offers an annual salary range of $123,000 to $148,000 plus benefits, including a pension with the state Department of Retirement Systems. from Washington.
The City is looking for candidates with at least five years of experience in urban or regional planning or development; experience in management and supervision; and a bachelor’s degree with a major in urban or regional planning, public administration, urban design, or a related field. The city would favor candidates with a master’s degree in public administration, planning, community affairs or a related field, as well as candidates who have “significant experience in the services, tax structure and environment of organizations government, preferably at the local government level. ”
In its job posting for the top community development position, the city states that Camas is “seeking a collaborative and visionary leader with extensive planning and community development experience who is dedicated to engaging with the public to shape the future of Camas”.
The new Director of Community Development will report to the Town Administrator – another position still open to the Town of Camas which is currently filled by an interim Town Administrator.
In addition to the City Administrator and Community Development Manager positions, the City of Camas is also actively seeking candidates for several other openings, including Senior Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator, Senior Water Engineering Technician storm drains and seasonal maintenance workers.