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Economic Development Officer

Regular Full-Time
Economic Development / Planning & Development Department

Join a Creative and Dynamic Team to Contribute to the Growth and Development of the City of Prince George

About our Community
Boasting a high quality of life and standard of living Prince George has all of the amenities of a large city mixed with the friendliness and appeal of a smaller community.  Prince George’s central location in the province offers work/life balance with unparalleled access to four-season outdoor recreation activities that are complemented by a full range of urban amenities, including top-notch educational and healthcare facilities and a comprehensive transportation infrastructure.   Your dream of owning a home can become a reality with the average cost of a single-family home just over $350,713.  Get in the market and get ahead here!  And it’s a 15 minute drive to almost anywhere in Prince George – spend less time commuting and more time doing what matters most to you!

With a focus on meeting the community’s business and economic development goals, you will help to implement initiatives to attract investment and business opportunities and support business retention and expansion in the community.  This exciting position involves marketing and promotion, economic planning, project management, research and statistical analysis.

You bring to this role a degree in Business, Economics, or a related field and at least three years of experience in economic and business development.  Experience with city cluster development is considered an asset.  A valid, full privilege Class 5 BC Driver’s license or out of province equivalent is required for this position.

For more information about this exciting career opportunity, please refer to the job description on our website.

This regular full-time position offers a starting wage of $38.77 plus an excellent benefits and pension package.

Please apply including a current driver’s abstract by November 21, 2019 to: 
http://princegeorgejobs.prevueaps.ca/jobs/

The City of Prince George thanks all those who apply; however, only those selected  for an interview will be contacted.

Location: Prince George, BC
Region: North Central / Cariboo
Professional Categories: Economic Development
Posted: November 5, 2019, 10:24 am
Expires: November 21, 2019, 4:30 pm