Director of Economic and Community Development – City of York

Deadline: Saturday, June 15, 2019

Position Summary

The director is responsible for the overall management of the Director of Economic and Community Development including Permits, Planning and Zoning, the Bureau of Health, and staff support to the Redevelopment Authority of York. 

This is accomplished by advising the mayor on policy, programs and projects as well as any issues; serving as liaison to the community and to the city council; forging public/private partnership; overseeing and creating real estate development opportunities; developing and administering the department and RDA budget. Other duties include supervising the department and various bureaus; ensuring the daily and efficient delivery and provision of governmental services; managing department staff; understanding financial mechanisms for development; establishing best practices in the city; and conducting tours and presentations.

$69,278.95 – $86,598.69 Annually

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in Public Administration, Regional City and Urban Planning, Business Administration, Finance or related field is required. Master’s degree in Public Administration, Regional City and Urban Planning, Business Administration, Finance or related field is preferred.

How to Apply

Interested applicants may apply online at yorkcity.org or by clicking the following link: https://bit.ly/2UXec1s