Job Opening: Economic Development Specialist, City of Peekskill

The City of Peekskill, located in Westchester County, is seeking a full-time Economic Development Specialist for the Department of Planning. Please see the attached job description for a complete list of duties and responsibilities.

This position would begin on a provisional basis which means that the appointed candidate is required take the Economic Development Specialist Civil Service Examination when it is next offered and be reachable from the resulting eligible list in order to be considered for a permanent appointment. Applicants must submit a Letter of Interest, City of Peekskill Application, Résumé, and Writing Sample to the City of Peekskill Human Resources Department, 840 Main Street, Peekskill, NY 10566.  Please submit this material via e-mail to the Department of Human Resources at jduncan@cityofpeekskill.com and to the Department of Planning at   jfriedman@cityofpeekskill.com.   Employment Applications can be obtained from the Human Resources Office or the City’s website.

There are no residency requirements to participate in the application process, but preference in appointment may be given to qualified candidates that have been City of Peekskill residents for at least 30 days prior to the effective date of appointment.

The City of Peekskill is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Application Deadline:  OCTOBER 11, 2019