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Neighborhood Development Coordinator

City of Valdosta

Posted: Jul. 15, 2019

End Date: Jul. 22, 2019


Position Title: Neighborhood Development Coordinator
Salary: $31,761.75
Hourly Rate: $15.27
Department: Neighborhood Development
Pay Grade: 12
Location: Valdosta, Georgia
Closing Date: Open until Filled


This position performs administrative, technical and customer service functions in the coordination of Community Development Block Grant and other department programs and services. Reviews applications and determines eligibility for participation in grant program. Maintains applicant files and financial information. Coordinates the relocation of clients to temporary housing. Completes a variety of regular and special reports. Researches property titles. Coordinates property closing with legal staff. Maintains log and schedules the use of the city's Multi-Purpose Room. Tracks grant funds. Meets with members of the community to provide information about department programs and services. Performs related duties.



  • Knowledge of modern office practices and procedures, city and departmental policies and procedures, computers and job-related software programs.
  • Skills in prioritizing and organizing work, the provision of customer services, the maintenance of files and records, the use of such office equipment as a computer, scanner, fax machine, copier and oral and written communication.
  • Sufficient experience to understand the basic principles relevant to the major duties of the position usually associated with the completion of an apprenticeship/internship or having had a similar position for one to two years.
  • Possession of a valid driver’s license.
  • High school diploma or GED.
  • Must satisfactorily complete a background check, drug test and pre-employment physical.


Please complete a City of Valdosta Application form and email it to LaToya Robinson at covhr@valdostacity.com to be considered for the position you are interested in applying for. An application must be submitted for each position you are interested in. A resume and cover letter may be attached as additional information only. You may apply in person at the City of Valdosta Human Resources Department, 216 East Central Avenue, Valdosta, GA 31601.

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The City of Valdosta offers competitive salary with excellent benefits package. The City is an Equal Opportunity Employer and an E-Verify employer. For more information, go to http://www.uscis.gov/e-verify/employees/e-verify-overview.