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City of Pacific

Community Development
Department Clerk
The City of Pacific, Missouri, is seeking qualified candidates for the position of
Community Development Clerk. This full-time position is responsible for performing
certain administrative and clerical tasks for the Community Development Department, including processing building permit and occupancy permit applications; processing Planning and Zoning and Board of Adjustment applications, and providing
administrative assistance to the Property Maintenance, Code Enforcement and
Animal Control functions of the department. The position will also be responsible
for assisting with other activities of the city’s Administration Department and performing other duties as assigned. This position reports to the Community Development Director and works in coordination with other City Hall administrative staff.
The ideal candidate will have a background in municipal government or related field
such as public works, public safety, criminal justice or law enforcement administration, construction office management or law, banking, insurance or similar professional office administration and clerical work. The ideal candidate will have excellent verbal and written communications skills, excellent customer service skills,
and be able to work well with the general public as well as supervisors and fellow
employees. The ideal candidate will have a thorough knowledge of office software
such as Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel, as well as knowledge of specialized
office software systems.
Minimum qualifications include a high school diploma, GED or equivalent. A bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year institution is preferred. The starting pay
range for this position is $15 to $17 per hour, depending on experience and qualifications. The City of Pacific offers an excellent benefits package, including health,
dental and vision insurance, paid vacation and other leave benefits, and the Missouri LAGERS defined benefit pension plan. The successful candidate must pass
a criminal background check, drug test and other pre-employment screenings as
may be required prior to employment with the City of Pacific.
A copy of the complete job description and required employment application is
available on the City website, Prospective applicants
should send a completed employment application, including
resume and cover letter, to the City of Pacific, 300 Hoven Drive,
Pacific, MO 63069, attn. Steve Roth, City Administrator. Applications may be sent by email to
This position is open until filled.
The City of Pacific is an Equal Opportunity Employer.