The City of Elk Grove Office of Economic Development is seeking a highly skilled, experienced economic development professional to join our team. Economic Development is responsible for planning and directing all aspects of the City’s economic development programs and activities. We measure success in terms of job creation, capital investment, and tax base growth and this position will play a critical role in furthering those goals. The ideal candidate will have direct economic development experience at the local government level, be equally passionate about Elk Grove and public service, and be a believer that strong economies make strong communities. Come join one of the most innovative and forward-thinking economic development departments in California and accelerate your career with us.
Tentative Recruitment Timeline (subject to change) Filing Deadline: 11:59 PM on December 26, 2022 Oral Board Interviews: January 12, 2023 (virtual) Final Selection Interviews: January 19, 2023 (in person)
For a complete job description, further details about our benefit package and to apply, please visit our website at: elkgrovecity.org/jobs.
Human Resources Department
8401 Laguna Palms Way | Elk Grove, CA 95758 | 916-683-7111
Elk Grove is a vibrant, family-friendly community of approximately 178,124 people in the Sacramento, California region, located 14 miles south of the State Capital and 60 miles east of the Bay Area. Elk Grove is a young, ethnically diverse, modern city that was incorporated in 2000. Elk Grove has low crime, excellent schools, over 100 community parks and 28 miles of trails, plentiful dining and shopping options, numerous annual events and festivals, and over 270 sunny days per year.