Economic Development Project Coordinator

Posted on Thursday July 11, 2019

Economic Development Project Coordinator
($24.51/ hour – two (2) year contact)

The City of Temiskaming Shores is currently seeking an Economic Development Project Coordinator. The Coordinator will work with the City’s Economic Development Department to accomplish the following:

Economic Development - assist with and support various economic development events and projects
Agriculture –working and supporting area agriculture producers and events.
Immigration/Cultural - develop a network of resources and events to attract and assist newcomer settlement.
Forestry- support local forestry SME’s to develop a larger marketplace and increase export possibilities.
Tourism – partner with regional partners, organization and communities to extend the marketing and promotion of Lake Temiskaming.
Work with Building Ties Temiskaming /Tisser des Liens Temiscamingue steering committee to further develop cross-border development opportunities within the region.

The successful candidate will possess the following qualifications and education:
• Completion of post-secondary in a related field;
• Three (3) years’ of related experience within a business or government environment;
• Exceptional communication and computer skills including Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook; and
• Ability to communicate verbally and in writing in both French and English.

Applicants are encouraged to submit their cover letter and resume quoting Job Competition No. 2019-012 by July 26, 2019 regular mail or email to:
Shelly Zubyck, Director of Corporate Services
P.O. Box 2050
Haileybury, Ontario POJ IKO

We appreciate the interest of all applicants however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted. The Corporation of the City of Temiskaming Shores is an equal opportunity employer that provides equality of opportunity for employment without discrimination, consistent with The Ontario Human Rights Code and the candidate's ability to successfully perform the duties of the job.