Community Development Director

The Village of Beach Park, Illinois (pop. 14,249) is seeking a Community Development Director. This position manages the day-to-day operations of the Community Development Department which encompasses activities related to planning, zoning, building and code enforcement.

The desired candidate will support the Village’s Zoning and Economic Development efforts and planning activities. The individual will also perform the administrative and technical work in directing the building and code enforcement activities of the Village including completing building plan reviews. The Director will divide time between administrative office work, interacting with the public, and a performing a variety of site inspections.

The successful candidate must have a minimum of 5 years of increasingly responsible experience including supervisory experience, excellent speaking, writing and interpersonal skills and a four-year college degree in a related field is preferred. The desired candidate will also have the ability to perform building plan reviews, possess ICC Certifications in various areas and possess excellent computer skills.

The salary range for this exceptional professional opportunity is $82,295 – $120,000 DOQ and the Village of Beach Park provides an excellent benefits package. This position is open until filled, however, interested applicants are strongly encouraged to apply no later than August 26,2022. Application submittals comprised of a cover letter, resume and (5) work related references can be dropped off, mailed or e-mailed to Village of Beach Park, Attn: Village Administrator 11270 W. Wadsworth Road, Beach Park, IL 60099. For more information, please contact the Village Administrator or send an email to or 847-746-1770.

The Village of Beach Park is an Equal Opportunity Employer.