Jobs Information

  • Description:

    The City of Stephenville is currently accepting applications for Director of Planning and Building Services.  This position plans, directs and reviews all activities and operations of the Planning and Building Services including: zoning, land use,  building inspections, code compliance, and food service inspcections.  Work requires preparation of departmental operating budget; requests including personnel servies, capital outlays and the effective managment thereof.  Conducts special studies and projects as assigned by the Deputy City Administrator; assist division directors in development and maintenance of special projects.  Distribute and review Board of Adjustment applications, prepare and present staff reports; review and process street cut permits.  Postion also requires staff reports for the City Council on Planning and Zoning Commission recommendations; Considerable public contact with builders, contractors, and the public seeking information about zoning and code enforcement; review and administer City policies. Participate with a variety of boards and commissions to plan and promote capital improvments and expanded services. 

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  • Position Reports To: Deputy City Administrator
  • Starts On: March 23, 2017, 3:24 p.m.
  • Salary: $75,000 to $85,000

Jobs Requirements

  • Experience:

    Five (5) years increasingly responsible experience in community development related operations including two (2) years of administrative and supervisory responsibility

  • Education Required:

    -Training equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in business administration, public administration or related field.

    -Knowledge of Federal, State, local policies, procedures, laws, and regulations.

    -Budget preparation

    -Must be able to communicate well, project and plan for future and maintain cooperative relationships with others contacted in the course of work

    -Possession of an appropriate, valid Texas driver’s license

Company Information

  • City of Stephenville
    298 W. Washington
    Stephenville Texas 76401
    United States of America

Contact Information

  • Sheryl Truss
    Phone: (254) 918-1221
    Fax: 254-918-1207
  • Contact Method:

    To apply for this position, please submit a completed City of Stephenville application, current resume, personal history statement, letter of intent, and five professional references to:
    Sheryl Truss, Human Resource Manager
    298 W. Washington St.
    Stephenville, TX 76401
    (254) 918-1221