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Employment Opportunities

Assistant Director of Field Services - Development Services

 (posted on September 14, 2017 09:46)


October 13, 2017


Hiring range is $61,213 to $101,307 annually DOQ plus an excellent benefit package.



Lee’s Summit is located southeast of downtown Kansas City and is a premier community in the bi-state metro area.  Lee’s Summit’s estimated population is just over 96,000 residents and growing.  Residents enjoy the many attributes of a significant suburb within a major metropolitan area, yet still maintain a small town feel.  Lee’s Summit is home to great amenities including shopping, outstanding community health facilities, a national gold medal winning Parks and Recreation system, and award winning schools.  Lee’s Summit is proud to be voted one of Money Magazine’s “100 Best Places to Live” four times, ranked #5 of America’s 50 best cities to live in by USA Today and ranked #1 of the “Happiest Mid-Sized Cities in America” by Zippia.


We are looking for a highly motivated professional to oversee the Field Services Division of the Development Services Department.  This position is the Division Leader focused on Engineering Inspections and Building Inspections for all privately funded construction occurring in Lee’s Summit.  This position also works closely with the Neighborhood Services group for Code Enforcement and Property Maintenance activities.  Key duties and responsibilities include strategic planning and program development for the division, direct supervision of the division staff, inspection workload management, and coordination and monitoring of field services activities.  This position will work in a dynamic team environment with other dedicated professionals.  This position is responsible for the Field Services Division operations, including management of personnel, development and administration of the division budget, goal implementation, and policy creation and implementation.




A Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Engineering, Construction Management, Architecture, or a directly related field is required.  Additional minimum requirements include a minimum of seven years’ experience in engineering, construction management, architecture, or related code enforcement experience.  A minimum of three years’ supervisory experience is also required.  Professional certifications such as CBO, MCP, RA, PE, RLA, PLS, etc. are preferred.  Combinations of education and experience will be considered.



How to apply

An application form must be completed (please include detailed resume).  Click here to download the Application Form.  You can also obtain an application from Human Resources.  The application can either be faxed, mailed, or submitted in person at City Hall.


Human Resources
City of Lee's Summit
220 SE Green
Lee's Summit, MO 64063

Fax:(816) 969-1055

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