With its elevated views of the Coachella Valley and thousands of acres of gorgeous mountain preserves, Desert Hot Springs is one of the fastest growing communities in Southern California. Minutes from an international airport, golf, shopping, renowned restaurants, major sporting events and more, this spa destination city beckons visitors and resort recreational developers. The City of Desert Hot Springs is seeking an imaginative and strategic leader to effectively manage and direct its Community Development Department. The ideal candidate will be a service-minded individual with a business-friendly, customer service approach, and feel at ease working in a collaborative environment. Qualified candidates will possess a bachelor`s degree in Urban Planning, Environmental Design, Architecture, or a directly related field; at least five (5) years of increasingly responsible experience in Public Administration, Planning and Community Development, including three (3) years of administrative and supervisory responsibility. The salary for the Community Development Director is $134,562 - $163,561 annually, dependent upon qualifications.