Community/Economic Development Director
Compensation: $85,000-$95,000 annually and full benefit package
 

The City of Pontiac is seeking an Economic /Community Development Director to plan, organize and implement economic development functions from conception to implementation, including business retention, business attraction and incentive programs; implement economic development goals and objectives for the City and interfaces and coordinates with the development community, local businesses and various City departments and staff.  The Director will have overall supervisory and administrative responsibilities pertaining to the functions of the Community Development Department described in the Code of Ordinances; and will be responsible for ensuring that all of the duties and responsibilities of the department are executed in a fair and legal manner.  

Education, Training, and Experience:  Master’s degree in architecture, business administration, economic development, political science, or public administration and at least three years’ experience in administration of zoning ordinances, construction code enforcement, nuisance enforcement, grant administration, or economic development activities.  In lieu of a Master’s degree, the Director of Economic Development shall have a Bachelor’s degree in architecture, business administration, economic development, political science, or public administration and at least five years’ experience in administration of zoning ordinances, construction code enforcement, nuisance enforcement, grant administration, or economic development activities.  

An employee in this classification must possess upon hire and maintain a valid Michigan Operators license. 

Compensation:  $85,000-$95,000 annually and full benefit package 

Submit application and resume to City of Pontiac, Attn: Human Resources, 47450 Woodward, Pontiac, MI 48342 or email to hr@pontiac.mi.us This position is open until filled.

 

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