Director of Planning & Development Services

Johnson City

The city of Johnson City is currently accepting applications for Director of Planning and Development Services.

This prosition provides leadership to and manages employees within the department. Responsible for the overall direction, administration, coordination, and evaluation of the activities and programs of the department.  Work in this class involves responsibility of developing staff, and coordinating with other departments in the efficient management of municipal planning, community development, building, codes and zoning ordinances.  Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. The position reports to the city manager or their designee.

Bachelor’s degree in Urban Planning or Design, Landscape Architecture, Geography, Public Administration, or closely related field. Master’s degree preferred in a related field. Eight years related work experience and/or training in planning with time spent in a management role. Master’s degree may be substituted for one (1) year of the required experience.

To Apply For This Job

Only online applications accepted.

Apply at:

Internal applicants apply at:

Phone: (423) 434-6018  FAX: (423) 461-1652

Applications accepted until position is filled.