Planning Manager
City of Napa


Napa (pop. 80,000) is the dynamic and vibrant hub of the idyllic Napa Valley. This fiscally strong and stable full-service municipality is renowned as the seat of California’s premier winemaking region. The City is also recognized for its residential quality of life, hospitality, fine food, and luxury hotels. Supported by a team of 11 and reporting to the Community Development Director, the Planning Manager oversees the Planning and Code Enforcement Divisions of the of the Community Development Department. The selected candidate will be involved in the upcoming General Plan Update as well as master planning key downtown and underdeveloped infill sites.

The ideal candidate will be an exceptional people manager with outstanding technical abilities. He/she will exhibit a passion for quality work along with a strong team orientation. Excellent communications skills will also be expected. Four years of professional experience in urban and environmental planning in a management or supervisory role is desirable. A Bachelor’s degree in urban planning or related field is required.

Salary range goes up to $130,957. A competitive benefits package supplements salary.
Closing date: Sunday, April 30, 2017. For detailed brochure and to apply online, visit

Julie Yuan-Miu • 925.820.8436
Teri Black • 424.296.3111