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Development Services Coordinator

City of Salem
Salem, OR 97301
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Salary: $27.55 - $33.69 Hourly
Job Type: Regular (Full-Time)
Job Number: 21-0205-01
Location: Salem, OR
Department: Public Works Department

Job Summary
The City of Salem is recruiting for a Program Coordinator to manage and implement the daily operations of multiple programs within the Development Services Section of the Public Works Department. Key functions of this position include:

  • Generate and operate procedures related to regulatory review and permitting programs
  • Analyze applications for development and construction projects
  • Create written findings and communicate with applicants regarding permit requirements
  • Assist members of the public with development-related permit applications

The Development Services Section is charged with processing development and construction permit applications for the Public Works Department. Application types include but are not limited to pre-application conferences, land use actions, building permits, franchise utility permits, and public infrastructure permits. Our section coordinates programs within the Public Works Department by collaborating with numerous subject matter experts and stakeholders throughout the community. The ideal candidate is able to collaborate with a wide variety of customers and stakeholders while also working independently to perform complex, technical analysis of development projects.

The Public Works Department values employees and their professional development. If you are someone that takes pride in collaborating on innovative ideas, proactively responding to community needs, and being a good environmental and financial steward, we look forward to meeting you! The Public Works Department promotes a healthy work life balance, while maintaining the utmost dedication to the health, safety and welfare of our community, including our team!

What are the minimum qualifications?
  • Must pass the pre-employment background check.
  • Must have an Oregon driver's license and have a driving record that meets the City of Salem's driving standards.
  • Bachelor's degree in a related field and two years of progressively responsible experience pertinent to area of assignment, or any combination of experience and training that demonstrates you possess the knowledge, skills, and abilities.
Where can I find out more about the position?

Go to the menu option for Class Specifications and search for Program Coordinator or view by clicking here .

How can I apply?

The City of Salem invites individuals of all diverse communities and backgrounds to apply for our available job opportunities as we strive to provide the best service to everyone. The City of Salem is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all and has a culture that values diversity, equity, and inclusion. We believe that by welcoming differences, encouraging new ideas and views, listening to and learning from each other, we are better able to serve the community.

To apply, click on the green "Apply" button to complete your application. Make sure that you specify how you meet the qualifications outlined in the class specification and complete the application.

Applicants that meet the minimum qualifications as outlined above but not selected for this position may be placed on an eligibility list, and candidates may be hired from the list. Eligibility lists are valid for six months. The City will send email notifications to eligible candidates about potential hiring opportunities so please ensure your email settings accept our system generated email notifications.

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For more information about employment at the City of Salem, please visit our website at www.cityofsalem.net/jobs .


Posted: 2021-04-26 Expires: 2021-05-28

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