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Village of Carpentersville, Assistant Community Development Director

Title: Assistant Community Development Director

Status: Full-time, exempt

Salary: Starting at $80,000, commensurate with experience and qualifications

Application: Candidates interested in applying for the position of Assistant Community Development Director should submit a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to Candidates should also complete an online application, or email a completed application to

Closing Date: Position will remain open until filled

Job Summary: The Assistant Community Development Director is responsible for performing a variety of complex professional, administrative, and technical functions related to planning, zoning, code enforcement, building construction inspection, plan reviews, permitting, and customer service.  This position will also be responsible for providing administrative and technical support to the Planning and Zoning, and will supervise and oversee the daily activities of some Community Development Department personnel.

Requirements: The requirements for this position include a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Urban Planning or a related field and a minimum of five (5) years of relevant work experience in municipal government or a related field. An American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) or International Code Council (ICC) certification is preferred. Bilingual fluency in English/Spanish is also preferred, but not required.

The successful candidate will: be a responsible and reliable professional that fosters a kind, respectful, professional, and inclusive work environment; have well-developed written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills; and embrace the Village’s efforts to provide exceptional customer service for both internal and external customers. The candidate must also demonstrate honesty, ethical actions and principles, accountability, and integrity.


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