Job Opening: Deputy Director of Economic Development and Planning, Wayne County Economic Development & Planning Department

Applications are being accepted for the position of Deputy Director of Economic Development and Planning, within the Economic Development & Planning Department, at Wayne County Human Resources, 26 Church Street, Lyons, NY 14489. This position will be filled provisionally pending civil service examination at a later date. 

DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE CLASS: This is an administrative position that manages and supervises portions of the Economic Development and Planning Department, under the supervision of the Director. The incumbent applies business and economic principles and practices to attract new businesses and industry, retain and expand existing businesses, increase employment opportunities and serve business needs. The duties are performed with exercise of judgment within the confines of applicable state and federal laws, as well as generally acceptable practices of the planning and economic development professions. Work is performed under the general direction of the Director of Economic Development and Planning in accordance with established policies and procedures with leeway allowed for the exercise of independent judgment in carrying out the details of the work. May supervise professional and support staff. Assists the Director in the administration and supervision of planning related functions of the Department including, but not limited to land use planning, water resource planning, comprehensive plans and infrastructure. These services are provided to the County, its municipalities and other community groups. Does related work as required. 

For more information, see the Attached Document