Director of Development and Inspectional Services – Town of Leicester

The Town of Leicester is seeking a full time Director of Development and Inspectional Services. Responsible for professional, technical, and administrative work overseeing Town inspectional and land use planning services including planning, zoning, health, conservation, a local water body commission and code enforcement. Oversees the administration of the Town’s Zoning Bylaws, Subdivision Rules and Regulations, and the evaluation of subdivision plans, the preparation of proposed amendments to the Zoning Bylaw and the Master Plan.

Prepares, coordinates and administers  grant applications,  Requests for Proposals (RFPs) and contracts. Attends night meetings.

Position requires a minimum of a master’s degree in urban design or a related field; a minimum of five years of land use or planning experience, preferably in local government; with minimum three years in supervisory capacity, or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the essential functions of the position.

Level 5 Classification and Compensation Plan position, starting salary range from $56,573 to $90,517 depending on qualifications.  Submit cover letter and resume to, or direct inquiries to the Office of the Town Administrator at 508-892-7077. Position open until filled, with an initial priority deadline of 09/16/21. EEO/AA position