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Assistant to the Director of Economic Development



Department: Economic Development
Job Status: Full-Time
Days Worked: Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri.
Rate of Pay: $39,540.80 - $57,327.80
Status: Accepting Applications
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Job Description

The job duties of the Asst. to the Director of Economic Development include but are not limited to assisting the Economic Development Director with budgeting, recruiting, developing, retaining, and expanding business in the Ford County area; facilitating incentive programs; facilitate all phases of business development by assisting clients in business planning, incentives, procedures and applications for their specific projects for the purpose of enhancing the community’s economic climate and quality of life; to assist the director in promoting the community, facilitating and organizing prospects, and developing projects and programs for the betterment of the community.


Job Advertisement

 The City of Dodge City, KS is seeking qualified applicants for the position an Assistant to the Director of Economic Development.  The job duties of the Asst. to the Director of Economic Development include but are not limited to assisting the Economic Development Director with budgeting, recruiting, developing, retaining, and expanding business in the Ford County area; facilitating incentive programs; facilitate all phases of business development by assisting clients in business planning, incentives, procedures and applications for their specific projects for the purpose of enhancing the community’s economic climate and quality of life; to assist the director in promoting the community, facilitating and organizing prospects, and developing projects and programs for the betterment of the community.

 Education and experience required for this position:

  • An Associate’s degree in Business/Organizational Management or related field or combination of job experience and education with preference for two (2) years progressive experience in public sector related to Economic Development.
  • Valid Kansas Driver’s License with good driving record.
  • Bilingual preferred but not required.

 Wage/salary range is $39,540.80 - $57,324.80 annually and includes full City benefit package (Single or family health insurance package, KPERS, vacation, sick leave and paid holidays).

 Application review will begin immediately, and applications will be accepted until position is filled.  Qualified candidates must undergo a thorough background investigation.   Substance Abuse screening and post offer physicals performed.  Must confirm USCIS employment eligibility (I-9) upon hire.  EOE 

 Please apply online at www.dodgecity.org/careers .  Additional information about this position is available from the Human Resource Office at 806 N. 2nd Ave. during normal business hours or online at http://www.dodgecity.org.  Should accommodations be needed to receive or complete the online application, please contact Human Resources, City of Dodge City, PO Box 880, Dodge City, Kansas 67801, or call (620) 225-8100 or email hr@dodgecity.org .