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Emergency Management Coordinator – Finney County

Organization: Finney County

City: Garden City

Country: United States

Type of Position: Full-Time

Education Requirement: Associate's

Experience Requirement: 5-10 years 

Job Purpose and Objectives:

This position serves as Emergency Management Coordinator to develop and implement plans and procedures for dealing with natural, technological and man-made disasters. The position coordinates disaster response procedures with other emergency response departments and agencies. The position also serves as a Safety Advisor to department heads, County Commission and County Administrator. This position will develop and maintain workplace safety programs to include facility security and policy creation. The position works under the direct supervision of the County Administrator.

How to Apply / Contact:

Please visit our website to apply online and to upload a resume and any certifications.  https://www.finneycounty.org/jobs.aspx

This position is open until filled. A complete job description can be found on our website.

 

 

Economic Development Director - Jefferson County, Kansas

Jefferson County, Kansas is looking for an experienced, highly motivated self-starter economic development professional. Jefferson County is located in the triangle between Kansas City, Topeka and Lawrence.

Following the implementation of a new Strategic Plan two years ago, Jefferson County has been working on:

  • Business Retention and Expansion;
  • Organizational Leadership and Management;
  • Identifying potential sites for industrial and commercial growth;
  • Incentive programs for business and industry;
  • Housing needs;
  • Communication with the public and new marketing strategies;
  • Attraction of new business and industry.

The person selected will lead Jefferson County Economic Development and facilitate the ongoing effort of economic growth and development; work collaboratively with other community partners to meet current and long-range needs and the community’s economic goals. Duties include helping to identify sites suitable for small or large development activity; identifying developers and users whose skills or preferences fit an identified need in the community; soliciting, refining and negotiating preliminary development proposals; performing financial feasibility studies; maintaining a directory of available buildings, sites, and property owners. You will also coordinate with developers, property owners, City officials, lenders and builders on expansion needs and new siting.

The position requires a motivated self-starter with a demonstrated successful economic development track record. A Bachelor's degree from an accredited college plus at least four (4) years of experience in economic development, business development, marketing or a closely related field is preferred; though any equivalent combination of education and experience which provided the applicant with the knowledge, skills and abilities required to succeed in this critical position will be seriously considered. Demonstrated experience working in a collaborative culture with other community partners including but not limited to: municipal government, utility providers, local chambers of commerce, community volunteers, etc. is a strong plus.

This position is open until filled. If you are interested, please send your cover letter and resume to:

Linda Buttron

Jefferson County Clerk

300 Jefferson St, PO Box 321

Oskaloosa, KS 66066

Phone: (785) 403-0483

www.jfcountyks.com

E-mail: lbuttron@jfcountyks.com

You may also apply online at www.jfcountyks.com  Job Opportunities

Jefferson County is an ADAA & Equal Opportunity Employer