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Planning Director

Job Description

The City of Westlake Village (population 8,384) is ideally located just 38 miles west of downtown Los Angeles and only 8 miles from the Pacific Ocean. Westlake Village is a master-planned community with a special small town charm characterized by an incredibly high quality of life, picturesque setting, strong sense of identity, and high expectations and standards. Westlake Village relies on the “contract city model” for the delivery of services.


Westlake Village is seeking a creative, thoughtful leader, and strategic thinker to be its new Planning Director. This Planning Director will thrive in an environment that embraces an entrepreneurial spirit and approach to local government, sets high expectations, and demands a high level of customer service and responsiveness. For a detailed job brochure, visit www.wlv.org. The first review of resumes will take place by July 24, 2019, open until filled. Confidential inquiries about the position can be made by contacting Rob de Geus, City Manager at rob@wlv.org or 818-706-1613.

Job Information

Job Title:
Planning Director
Position Level:
Sr. Management
Salary Range:
$139,632 - $200,664
Other Benefits:
PERS 3%@60 for Classic members.
Position Start Date:
August 19, 2019
Position Type:
Job Application Due Date:
July 24, 2019
Date Added to Website: June 14, 2019

Contact Information

Organization Name:
City of Westlake Village
31200 Oak Crest Drive
Westlake Village, CA 91361
United States
Job Category:
Land Use
Phone Number:

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