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Director of Development Services

Municipal/State/Federal Openings

Director of Development Services

Hartford, CT

Posting Date: October 23, 2020
Closing Date: Until filled

Position Overview back to top

The capital city of Connecticut, Hartford, one of the oldest cities in America, combining a rich blend of history, culture, and architectural gems with a progressive attitude toward business, education, and neighborhood economic development, is recognized as a place of growth for a diverse population of almost 125,000. The City seeks a highly ethical, dedicated, and hard-working urban planning professional with proven supervisory and managerial experience who can help Hartford continue its efforts to become an even more attractive, livable, and sustainable community as its Director of Development Services.

Qualifications back to top

The position requires a bachelor's or graduate degree from an accredited college or university in urban/regional planning, public or business administration, law, economic development, or a related field and at least five years of supervisory experience. Any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the background to complete the functions of the position will be considered. Management-level experience in a government agency or other large entity involving planning and zoning administration, housing, building codes/licensing, code enforcement, and economic development is desired. AICP and/or CEcD credentials are a plus.

How to Apply back to top

Please apply online at

For more information on this position contact:
Doug Thomas
Vice President, Executive Recruitment