Assistant Director – City of Cranston, RI

Salary Range: Minimum: $74,725 Maximum: $94,208

Applications must be received on or before 4:30 PM, Tuesday, July 9th, 2024, in the office of the Director of Personnel Room 107, Cranston City Hall, 869 Park Avenue Cranston RI 02910. Application materials and full job description can be downloaded at the following address:

Overview: The Assistant Director is a mid-level, experienced position and is expected to apply professional planning knowledge and experience to the essential public service duties of the City Planning Department. Supervision is exercised over subordinate employees and serves as the assistant to the Planning Director. Various duties include, but are not limited to, comprehensive plan updates, subdivision administration, development plan review, historic preservation, capital budgeting, drafting ordinances, zoning board recommendations, grant writing and office administration. The Assistant Director is tasked with researching issues, formulating findings and recommendations, presenting oral and written reports to the public, the Planning Director, City Plan Commission, City Council, Zoning Board of Review, and various other city bodies as needed.