As a service to our member economic development organizations, EDND posts  job announcements for economic development positions available in North Dakota.

UAS Sector Development Specialist
Grand Forks, ND
Close Date: August 31st at 5:00 p.m.

The Grand Forks Region EDC UAS Development Specialist is responsible for executing strategies to support primary sector business recruitment and expansion in the Grand Forks, N.D. region. This position primarily focuses on autonomous systems and associated technology development in the aerospace sector. S/he will lead DC initiatives to foster collaboration among industry partners and provide resources and expertise to engage with stakeholders and capitalize on new opportunities for industry development. Click here for the full job description and application instructions.


Community Development Director
City of Grafton, ND
Open Until Filled

The City of Grafton has a position available for a Community Development Director.  The Director will plan, organize, and implement community and economic development functions from conception to completion, including business retention, business attraction and incentive programs.  Employee will be required to pass a pre-employment drug and alcohol test.  Position is full time, with a starting salary DOE with excellent benefits. Click here for full job description and application instructions.


CEO-Economic Development
Jamestown, N.D.
Open Until Filled

The CEO of the organization is responsible for the successful implementation of economic development programs that facilitate the creation of jobs and economic growth throughout the communities of Stutsman County. The CEO acts as the liaison in maintaining and building key relationships in support of community projects. The CEO manages all activities, programs, and operations of the JSDC in an efficient and effective manner as they relate to the strategic plan. The CEO will be responsible for collaborating all aspects of program planning and implementation of the mission, vision, and values of the organization. Click here for full job description and application instructions.


Workforce Development Director
Watford City, N.D.
Open Until Filled

The primary function of the Workforce Development Director is to champion workforce development initiatives, promoting them and executing necessary tasks to ensure successful implementation and effectiveness; serve as an integral part of the city team; work collaboratively to advance the region’s workforce recruitment and retention efforts; and to stimulate an environment for innovation and entrepreneurship. This will include directing development programs and projects, working with community leaders to attract new business and support local businesses with retention and/or expansion projects. The Workforce Development Director builds and maintains relationships with public and private partners, stakeholders, and industry representatives to effectively advance the city strategy, goals, and objectives to recruit, grow and retain primary sector business that align with city priorities. Click here for full job description and application instructions.

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