Economic Development Director
The City of Granite Falls, Minnesota (population 3,000) is accepting applications for the Economic Development Authority (EDA) staff position. The person will be responsible to the EDA Board for economic, community and housing development activities. Essential skills include excellent verbal and written communication, high energy, creativity and pro-active interaction with the public and business community.
A Bachelor’s Degree in economic development, community development, public administration or closely related field is required. Some work experience in community economic development is beneficial.
Compensation starting at $ 42,000 annually depending on qualifications.
Call 320-564-2255 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for a job description and an application. With the application a resume and cover letter may be sent to; Search Committee; Granite Falls City Hall, 641 Prentice Street, Granite Falls, MN 56241. Applications must be received by April 25, 2014. On site interviews will be conducted with qualified candidates by invitation during the week of May 5, 2014. The position will remain open until it is filled. The starting date is anticipated to be June 1 or earlier.