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Thank you for your interest in employment with the City of Caldwell. We welcome you to browse the current available job openings listed below.

To apply, please download an application below, complete it and submit via email to abattaglia@cityofcaldwell.org or bring it in to the HR Department at City Hall located at 411 Blaine St. Caldwell, Idaho 83605. Our application downloads as a PDF and we recommend saving the application to your computer prior to filling anything out.

The City of Caldwell is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 Job Postings

Economic Development Specialist

  • Type:Full Time
  • Salary/Pay Rate:$25.18 to $26.37 per hour (DOE, DOQ) (Exempt)
  • Posted Date:03/06/2019

Description: The City of Caldwell has an opening for an Economic Development Specialist. Must possess good interpersonal skills and have the ability to effectively communicate with other City employees and the general public. Possession of a current and valid driver’s license; travel is occasionally required; and subject to a pre-employment drug test and background check.

Responsibilities: Individual creates and manages the expansion of the economic base and vitality of the City; develops and manages economic development projects with an emphasis on retail and commercial economic development; develops and manages programs to support redevelopment; revitalizes downtown, recruits and retains businesses, and develops tools and strategies with the City and community partners to serve and attract a varied commercial base and sustainable employment opportunities in the city; thinks strategically, develops goals, sets timelines and milestones, and meets deliverables.

Qualifications: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s Degree in Urban Planning, Business Administration, Public Administration, Economics, or a closely related field; or completion of the EDI (Economic Development Institute) program; and minimum of ten (10) years of progressively professional level experience either working in high-level management in the private sector in land use planning, community or business development, project management, owned or managed own company, or has executive level experience with a governmental entity performing related recruitment and retention of business interests; or any equivalent combination of education, experience and training which provides the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to perform the work.

Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, PERSI Retirement, 401k with match, PTO, 10 paid holidays, Life Insurance, Long Term Disability

Application Instructions: Obtain an application on the City’s website at www.cityofcaldwell.org or at the City of Caldwell Human Resources Office, 411 Blaine Caldwell, Idaho 83605.

Contact Info:

Alyssa Battaglia
Phone: 208-455-4690

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Application Documents

Submit completed applications to abattaglia@cityofcaldwell.org or bring them to City Hall located at 411 Blaine Street, Caldwell, ID 83605

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