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Development Services Technician II

As a Development Services Technician II (DST II), you will be responsible for assisting a wide variety of stakeholders (contractors, developers and homeowners) with moderate to difficult permitting inquiries and needs, starting at various stages in the permitting process through completion/resolution. Typical decisions you will make include correctly processing and issuing applications, screening inquiries or applications for processing, entering and managing data in databases, providing answers to code questions, both substantive and procedural. Candidates in this position must also meet the Bureau's expectations of providing excellent customer service in an equitable manner to meet the needs of the City of Portland's community. Fluency in a second language is desirable, but not required.
The DST II positions are located in the following bureaus:
  • Bureau of Development Services (BDS)
  • Portland Parks & Recreation (PP&R)
  • Portland Fire & Rescue
The eligible list from this recruitment may be used to fill current and future, regular and limited-duration vacancies in the Bureau of Development Services (BDS), Portland Parks & Recreation-Urban Forestry, and Fire & Rescue. For more detailed information regarding position specific information, see the Current Vacancies below.

This classification is represented by the Professional and Technical Employees (PTE) To view this labor agreement, please go to and click on the appropriate link.