• City of San Marcos
  • San Marcos, California
  • Dec 04, 2019
Full Time Administration and Management Housing Redevelopment Management, Mid to Senior Level
  • Phone: 760-744-1050
  • Apply By: Jan 13, 2020


Ready to discover where your talents can take you next? Discover just how bright your future can be in San Marcos! The City of San Marcos is currently accepting applications to fill one vacancy in the Housing Division of the Development Services Department. The position will be filled either as a Housing Program Manager or a Senior Management Analyst, depending on qualifications and experience. This is your chance to join an exceptional agency at an extraordinary time!

San Marcos, California is distinct for our:

  • Entrepreneurial approach of a real estate portfolio that earns $10M annually
  • Growth rate of median household incomes outpacing the region
  • Multiple higher education institutions

Serving the public is paramount to all that we do. We are driven by the more than 95,000 residents who count on us every day. For that reason, you must be responsive, collaborative and accountable to our community and customers. The ideal candidate will be able to work both independently and as a member of highly functioning team. We want a Housing Program Manager with determination and vision to streamline how we do business - and the confidence to lead our team into the future. It's essential that this person knows and respects government regulations, but we'd also like creative solutions to achieve new heights of success.

To review the Housing Program Manager job description, including technical aptitude and requirements, please visit the following link.

To review the Senior Management Analyst job description, including technical aptitude and requirements, please visit the following link.

Additional information regarding the City of San Marcos' Housing Programs can be viewed here.
Just minutes away from the Pacific Ocean, San Marcos is emerging as one of San Diego County's most desirable communities, with top-ranked schools and California's newest state university. With multiple beaches and epic year-round weather, the recreation opportunities are endless. Our economy continues to grow as people discover that San Marcos is a great place to live, work and play.
In San Marcos, you can:

  • Explore our 38 beautiful parks, which add more than 300 acres of open space
  • Trek 63 miles of trails through some of area's most scenic vistas
  • Learn at any one of the six educational institutions
  • Celebrate the community spirit at more than 50 annual events
  • Dine at more than 240 restaurants and breweries

The Housing Program Manager will inherit a city that is fiscally strong with solid reserves and a benchmark of excellence in managing our $77M budget. There are exciting opportunities on the horizon as we embark on a $100M federally funded capital-improvement project to improve mobility in our community: The San Marcos Creek District bridges.

Other perks include:

  • Earn a competitive salary ($78-120K)
  • Gain generous health benefits (all medical premiums employer paid at 90%)
  • Enjoy ample time off (13 paid holidays, 96 hours of sick leave, 80 hours of vacation leave)
  • Popular 9/80 work schedule
  • Participate in the CalPERS retirement system (Classic members 2% @ 55, PEPRA members 2% @ 62) and Social Security

Please view the Benefits tab to learn more about the benefits offered with this position.


  • Applications will be received through 5:30 pm, Monday, January 13, 2020
  • Qualified and selected applicants will be invited to a first interview, held on Monday, January 27, 2020
  • Second interviews will be held on Monday, February 3, 2020

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