COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR
Director level administrative and supervisory work directing the planning, zoning, economic development, housing, building inspections, licensing and permitting activities of the City. Work is performed with considerable independence under the general supervision of the City Manager.
Bachelor's degree in Regional or Urban Planning, Public Administration, or related field. Three years progressively responsible experience in community development, economic development, housing, or related; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. One year of supervisory experience. Demonstrated ability to work with developers and community groups.
Master's degree in Regional or Urban Planning, Public Administration, or related field. Five or more years progressively responsible experience in community development, economic development, housing, or related. Three years supervisory experience. Current participation and leadership in a professional association, such as the Economic Development Association of Minnesota (EDAM) and the Minnesota Chapter of the American Planning Association (MNAPA). More than five years progressively responsible experience in community development or administration of an economic development or housing related board.
$96,936 - $116,796 annually plus fringe benefits (2018 rate)
8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday
City applications are available from the City Hall Information Window, by downloading from www.columbiaheightsmn.gov, or by e-mailing or calling Nancy Becker at firstname.lastname@example.org or (763) 706-3606. Position is open until filled. A City application MUST be completed and returned to the Human Resources Director/Assistant City Manager, City of Columbia Heights, 590 40th Avenue N.E., Columbia Heights, MN 55421 or email@example.com. Priority will be given to applications received by 4:30 p.m. Monday, January 7, 2019. Applicants may submit any other data they feel is pertinent to their consideration. Resumes will be accepted in addition to, but not in lieu of, a City application.
Required: Employment Application
Job Posting: Community Development Director
Job Description: Community Development Director
Applicants will be evaluated on the following criteria
50% Experience & Training Rating
50% Oral Interview
Pass/Fail In-Box Exercise
Position is open until filled. Priority will be given to applications received by 4:30 p.m., Monday, January 7, 2019.
Deadline for Applying : Open until filled