Community Development Director


 The city of Savanah is now accepting applications for the position of community development director. This position works in the areas of planning and zoning, community development, building, plumbing, mechanical inspection, codes enforcement, historic zoning and flood plain management. Requirements include having general knowledge of construction including experience in an administrative capacity. The successful candidate will also possess strong leadership capabilities and excellent written and verbal communication skills in order to effectively communicate with homeowners, businesses, developers, contractors and engineers to discuss and enforce city building and zoning requirements. The city offers an excellent benefits package that includes paid health, dental, vision and life insurance, 401(a) retirement, paid leave and holidays. Salary is DOQ. Interested applicants must complete and submit an “Application for Employment” utilizing forms furnished by the city. These forms are available at City Hall Human Resources, 140 Main Street, between the hours of 8:00a.m. and 5:00p.m., Monday through Friday except holidays or on the city’s website at . Applications may be submitted via email to bmatlock@cityofsavannah .org or returned to City Hall. Deadline for submitting an application is July 29 at 5:00 p.m. EOE.