The City of Ramsey, a northwest suburb of Minneapolis is seeking a
Director of Community Development. Please feel free to contact me if
I can answer any questions regarding this position.

Colleen Lasher, Human Resources Technician
City of Ramsey
7550 Sunwood Drive NW
Ramsey, MN 55303

clasher (AT) ci (DOT)

The City of Ramsey (MN) is seeking a Community Development Director
to work in its dynamic, growing community of 22,000 residents.

The primary objective of the Community Development Director position
is to develop, manage and evaluate community development programs,
which include planning; subdivision and site plan review;
redevelopment; housing; building plan review & inspections; economic
development; and environmental services. Essential duties of the
Community Development Director include supervising the work and
performance of all Community Development Department staff; developing
the department work plan; preparing and monitoring the annual budget;
providing professional planning and development advice to elected and
appointed officials, City staff, citizens and developers; and
overseeing the development, implementation and revision of the City's
Comprehensive Plan.

Minimum qualifications for the Community Development Director
position include: a Bachelor's Degree in a closely related field;
five years of progressively responsible community development
experience; two years of supervisory experience and a Minnesota
driver's license. A Master's Degree and community development or
planning experience are preferred.

The 2007 hiring range for this position is $73,939 -- $81,333, DOQ.
To apply, please print an application packet from the City's
website: or call (763) 576-4301.
Resumes are welcome; however, resumes will not be accepted in lieu of
a City application. The application deadline is Friday, December 21,
2007 at 4:30pm. EEO/AA
Mail all applications to:
The City of Ramsey
Human Resources Office
7550 Sunwood Drive NW
Ramsey, MN 55303