Middletown, Ohio, located along Interstate 75 halfway between Cincinnati and Dayton, is seeking a visionary Economic Development Director. The Director will report to the City Manager and work closely with the CIC.
Position is responsible for overseeing the implementation of programs and plans related to the economic revitalization of the city; developing and leading specific job growth strategies in retention and attraction; serving as liaison for various community development projects; responsible for city workforce development efforts; and overseeing the small business development assistance program.
Position actively identifies and recruits quality businesses for relocation and expansion using a variety of incentives and marketing techniques; works closely with and maintains the confidence of the business community; engages regularly with regional economic efforts and professionals; advocates on behalf of prospective and existing businesses with other city departments; makes public presentations; and directly supervises two full-time Assistant Economic Development Directors.
Qualifications: Bachelors Degree in Public Administration, Business Administration, Marketing, Planning, Economics, or related field, and five years experience in managing an economic development department or closely related field. Candidate must have superior communication and interpersonal skills. Extensive experience in economic development field including incentives, planning, project financing techniques, marketing, and redevelopment must be evident in background. Salary range is $75,656 to $99,562 plus excellent benefit package, DOQ. Send resume, work-related references, and salary history to Human Resources, City of Middletown, One Donham Plaza, Middletown, Ohio 45042 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org by December 4, 2015. EOE/Drug-free Workplace.
Seeking a qualified individual to fill the position of Engineer/Senior Engineer. Primary responsibilities include assisting the City Engineer with the administration of roadway and traffic engineering projects, water and sewer infrastructure projects, storm water, and private development review, coordination and inspection. Qualified candidate should have considerable knowledge of the principles and practices of civil engineering. Graduation from a four-year accredited college or university with a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering. Experience in project management, monitoring, reporting, and financing is desirable. Experience using AutoCAD Civil 3D preferred. Salary Range: $47,746 to $75,655 annually plus excellent benefit package. Please send resume and work-related references to City of Middletown, Human Resources Division, One Donham Plaza, Middletown, Ohio 45042 or to email@example.com no later than Friday, December 18, 2015. EOE/Drug-free workplace. Visit our website at www.cityofmiddletown.org.