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Director of Community Development

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May 13, 2019, 08:43

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The City of Frostburg (pop. 9,002), a Maryland Main Street Community and home to Frostburg State University, located in Allegany County, is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Director of Community Development. This is a senior level position and the Director is responsible for the management of various city functions including planning and zoning; rental housing and property maintenance code enforcement; building permits; staff support to the Frostburg Planning Commission, Historic District Commission, and Board of Zoning Appeals; grant applications and management of grants awarded to the City; and sustainability initiatives. Management experience preferred; this position supervises 3 staff persons and reports directly to the City Administrator and Commissioner of Finance. This position requires a detail-oriented self-starter with critical thinking skills and the capacity to balance regulatory requirements with business development support. Must demonstrate ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with property owners, developers, citizens, City staff, as well as elected officials and outside organizations, including Frostburg State University.Requires a Bachelor’s degree in planning or related field and seven years of related experience in a governmental setting or Master’s degree planning, public administration, or business administration and five years of related experience in a governmental setting, or equivalent combination of education, training and related experience. Hiring range for this full time, exempt status position is $44,000 to $55,000. Work hours are 8 am to 4 pm Monday through Friday in addition to frequent evening meetings. Benefits include health insurance and enrollment in the State Pension system.Interested candidates must submit a letter of interest, resume, and three professional references to the City Administrator, City of Frostburg, 59 E. Main Street, Frostburg, MD 21532. Applications will be accepted until 12 noon on Wednesday, May 15, 2019. The City of Frostburg is an equal opportunity employer.

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