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Class Title: Director of Community and Economic Development
Division: Community and Economic Development
Supervisor: Executive Director
Supervises: All Division Personnel
Class Characteristics: Under general executive direction, plans, organizes, directs, coordinates and evaluates all activities and programs of the Division; responsible for the professional and administrative work in directing the activities of the Community and Economic Development Division; performs related duties as required.
General Duties and Responsibilities:
Training and Experience: Bachelors degree in public administration, urban planning or related field supplemented with 7 years experience in the public administration/planning field including 3 years direct supervisory and policy development experience.
Special Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Instructions: Very general; must use own judgment most of the time.
Processes: Must frequently refine existing work methods and development of new techniques, concepts and programs within established limits or policies.
Review of Work: Work is generally not reviewed unless requested.
Analytical Requirements: Assignments frequently involve decisions based on a wide knowledge of many factors where application of advanced or technical concepts are predominantly required.
Tools, Equipment and Vehicles Used: Normal office equipment (computers, copier, telephone, fax machine, etc.)
Physical Requirements of the Job: Work is typically performed indoors in a climate controlled environment sitting at desk or table; lifting light objects (up to 25 pounds) is a requirement of the job; must operate vehicle as job requirement.
Contacts: Public and internal contacts requiring tact and diplomacy is required.
Confidential Information: Regular use of confidential information is a job requirement.
Mental Effort: Heavy.
Special Licensing Requirements: Must possess and maintain a valid drivers license.
Availability: Must be able to attend meetings during evenings and weekends.
Certification Requirements: None.
Additional Requirements: None.
Overtime Provision: Exempt.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $50,000.00 to $60,000.00 /year