Employment Opportunities  >>  Community & Economic Development, Planning

Community Development Director

City of Jonesboro

Posted: Mar. 1, 2018

End Date: Mar. 23, 2018

The City of Jonesboro is seeking a dynamic and highly qualified individual to be its next Director of Community Development. Over the past few years, Jonesboro has really begun to create a sense of place in its Downtown District. The Director of Community Development performs highly responsible professional urban planning, economic development and administrative work by directing and managing community development functions. 

City Officials & Executive Staff have taken progressive strides to foster economic development within Jonesboro. Those strides include the following: creation of the Jonesboro Downtown Development Authority, participation in the Georgia Main Street program, rebranding initiative, creation of Enterprise Zone, completion of Major LCI Update (Blueprint Jonesboro), launching of Lee Street Park, acquisition of blighted properties in the Downtown District to begin revitalization efforts. 

To view the full job posting, please visit our website - http://www.jonesboroga.com/EmploymentOpportunities.aspx

You may submit your resume/application via mail to the following:
Jonesboro City Hall
Attn: Community Development Director
124 North Avenue 
Jonesboro, Georgia 30236

For additional information, please contact City Manager Ricky L. Clark, Jr.