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TO BE CONSIDERED FOR A POSTED POSITIONS PLEASE SUBMIT A JOB APPLICATION TO:

THE CITY OF STREETSBORO

DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN RESOURCE

9184 SR43, STREETSBORO, OHIO 44241

The City of Streetsboro is an Equal Opportunity Employer

THE CITY DOES NOT ACCEPT APPLICATIONS FOR POSITIONS WHICH ARE NOT POSTED

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DIRECTOR OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
City of Streetsboro, Ohio
 

The City of Streetsboro is one of the fastest growing communities in Portage County. With just over 16,000 residents and 24 square miles, one reason for the major growth is due to the turnpike exit 187 during the growth of the automobile industry, Streetsboro experienced a population explosion. Proximity to the Akron and Cleveland areas, along with direct access to Interstate 80 (Ohio Turnpike), Interstate 480 and State Routes 303, 43 and 14, have greatly contributed to the rapid growth of manufacturing, distribution, commercial and residential development in past and present years. 

The City has an opening for a DIRECTOR OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT 

The position works very closely with and reports directly to the MAYOR and is a Full-time FLSA Exempt, unclassified, non-bargaining unit position. 

The responsibilities for this position include: 

  • Overseeing the Department of Economic Development
  • Study and develop short-term and long-term goals, and makes recommendations to the Mayor and Council on all matters related to City economic development.
  • Negotiates, reviews, and administers the compliance and enforcement of all City ordinances, contracts, agreements, and/or economic incentive agreements.
  • Establish and maintain partnerships with the Chamber of Commerce, etc, which will facilitate and implement programs and activities in conjunction with the City’s economic development goals.
  • Plan, schedule and coordinate the development, implementation monitoring and evaluation of economic development programs and projects, including initial planning, feasibility determination, community involvement and acceptance, and implementation with project timetables.
  • Prepares reports and makes presentations to City Council, Boards and Commissions of the City, and the general public.
  • Evaluates third-party plans and proposals related to economic development plans and programs.
  • Prepares and administers the Department’s annual operating budget. 

QUALIFICATION: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and /or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to ensure that individuals with disabilities are able to perform the essential functions. 

  • Bachelor's Degree from a four-year (4) college or university, and two (2) years related experience and/or training in municipal economic development; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Must possess or obtain certification from the American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) or other comparable license or certification. 

 Qualified applicants should apply to:  

The City of Streetsboro
Department of Human Resources

9184 State Route 43,
Streetsboro, OH 44241
www.cityofstreetsboro.com 

The City of Streetsboro is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 
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 THE CITY OF STREETSBORO

is seeking a

Part-Time Chief Building Official
Compensation: $30.00 to $31.00 per hour
Deadline to apply: Until Filled

Pursuant to the City Charter, The Director of Building shall be the head of the Department of Building and possess at least a Class I Building certification from the State of Ohio Board of Building Standards. The Chief Building Official for the City of Streetsboro is authorized by the Streetsboro Codified Ordinances (“Code”) to enforce Titles One, Three, and Five of Chapter Thirteen of the Building Code of the Code of Ordinances.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Examines plans, issues or refuses permits under City ordinance or State Law, and inspects buildings.
  • Reviews existing City Building Codes, monitor changes in model codes and makes recommendations on a yearly basis.
  • Develops a written policy to maintain a yearly program to increase public awareness in regards to the City’s requirements for building codes and permits.
  • Develops a written policy to attain and maintain a high level of quality and customer service.  Including written guides and forms to assist the department’s customers in obtaining permits, inspections and other needed services.
  • Develops a policy to examine and improve the flow of information and cooperation between agencies and/or Departments involved in the permitting and licensing process.
  • Develops educational programs for contractors and homeowners.
  • Issues written notices of noncompliance specifying the alleged noncompliance with an order to conform to the requirements of the City ordinances or State Laws.
  • Enforces adopted regulatory codes and ordinances pertaining to building construction, electrical, plumbing, and mechanical installations, and condemnation and demolition of buildings within jurisdiction and issues stop orders as appropriate.

QUALIFICATION: 

  • Must possess Class I Building Official State Certificate from the State of Ohio Building Standards.
  • Class III Building Inspector State Certificate and an Electrical Safety Inspector State Certificate preferred.
  • Bachelor’s Degree from a four-year (4) college or university, and ten (10) years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience preferred.
  • Ability to examine plans and specifications of new construction, mechanical equipment, and installation including general knowledge of electrical, heating, refrigeration, and plumbing equipment and installation to make interpretations and to determine whether such plans conform with provisions of the applicable codes and good acceptable construction practices.
  • Must possess a valid State of Ohio driver’s license with an acceptable driving record.

 Applications must be submitted to:

The City of Streetsboro
Department of Human Resources

9184 State Route 43, 
Streetsboro, OH 44241 
www.cityofstreetsboro.com

 The City of Streetsboro is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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