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Community and Economic Development Director

City of Sweet Home

  • Location: Sweet Home, OR
  • Post Date: 2/23/2019
  • Job Type: PART TIME
Community and Economic Development Director - Sweet Home, OR 
$6,744 - $7,927/mo DOE/DOQ 

The City of Sweet Home is currently seeking qualified applicants for a full-time Director for the Community and Economic Development Department. This is an exciting position that will have an impact on local community development. The ideal candidate will act as the City's Business and Community Liaison; helping connect local businesses and community organizations with resources that are inside and outside the City which allow them to thrive. The CED Director will identify and implement projects which enhance the livability of the community.

The CED Director will be expected to plan, direct, administer and oversee staff that perform all activities consistent with a Community and Economic Development department including economic development, transportation planning, engineering, code enforcement, parks programming, and will manage a contracted land use planner. 

Previous experience in economic development, local government and knowledge of the State of Oregon Planning Program is preferred.

The City of Sweet Home offers a competitive benefit package that includes Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance.  The City also offers vacation, admin leave, paid holidays and sick leave accruals as well as city contribution to a 401a retirement plan.

To apply, please submit a resume' with the City of Sweet Home Employment Application to be considered.