Director of Community Development and Zoning

Town of Colonial Beach, VA

Summary & Scope of Responsibilities:
Under the general direction of and in collaboration with the Town Manager performs professional, administrative, and supervisory work in coordinating the activities of the Department of Community Development and Zoning. This individual provides a full range of management, technical, administrative and field services in order to maintain and implement the Zoning Ordinance, Subdivision Ordinance, Comprehensive Plan, and sections of the Town’s Code of Ordinances. The position fills the following roles: Planning Manager and Zoning Administrator. The incumbent manages the activities of professional/technical and clerical staff engaged in comprehensive planning, zoning, subdivision/site plan review and the implementation of the Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code (USBC). Work also involves serving as technical advisor to the Town Manager and may serve as the Clerk to the Planning Commission, and the Board of Zoning Appeals. Employee is responsible for preparing the department's proposed budget and monitoring expenditures. Employee is also responsible for overseeing the compilation of monthly and special reports. Employee must exercise tact and firmness in dealing with the general public, volunteers, developers, contractors, and public officials. This individual is also responsible for performance management activities for department employees, to include annual performance appraisals.
Please see Town of Colonial Beach Website for full job description and qualifications.

How to Apply

Please submit resume and application to Laura Corbin, Human Resources via email to

Job Details

Job Function
Other, Department Head/Director
Position Type
Full Time

Town of Colonial Beach


315 Douglas Ave
Colonial Beach, VA 22443-2211
United States

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