Position Available with the EDC: Economic Development Director
Friday, October 25, 2019
To plan, direct, manage and oversee the activities and operations of the Palestine Economic Development Corporation (PEDC) which includes Economic Development, Marketing/Tourism and Main Street Programs; to coordinate assigned activities with other city departments and outside agencies; and to provide support to the City Manager. The PEDC Director is responsible for facilitating, promoting and ensuring economic development in order to secure opportunities for economic growth and business development, and increase employment and population. The PEDC Director with the assistance of the Palestine Economic Development Board will develop, coordinate, and implement a comprehensive master plan relating to economic development in the area and advance the general welfare and economic prosperity in the surrounding area.