Chautauqua County Department of Planning & Development is Hiring

The Chautauqua County Department of Planning and Development (CCDPD) is seeking to fill two (2) Full-Time Special Projects Coordinator positions, one in Dunkirk and one in Jamestown. One position will involve the development and execution of planning and/or economic development programs administered through the CCDPD, including but not limited to: contracts management; administration of the 3% occupancy tax program for tourism development; capital projects planning and implementation; and supporting priority economic development projects in partnership with the County of Chautauqua Industrial Development Agency (CCIDA) and Chautauqua County Partnership for Economic Growth (CCPEG), among other related activities. The other position involves the coordination of development projects and infrastructure programs and initiatives as administered through the CCDPD and Department of Public Facilities (DPF) Division of Engineering. Activities include identifying, developing, funding, and implementing a wide-range of site and infrastructure related projects, including but not limited to: industrial park development; broadband internet expansion; brownfields monitoring/redevelopment; water/sewer project coordination site analysis; complete streets and trails initiatives; among others. Both positions are 35 hours per week, Monday through Friday. Work performed is under the general direction of a County Planning & Development division manager with wide latitude granted for the exercise of independent judgment and developing program initiatives. Both positions offer the opportunity to make a meaningful difference in achieving economic prosperity and improving quality of life in Chautauqua County, while working as part of a dynamic and energetic team of professionals.

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