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Current Opportunities with the Cape Cod Commission

 

Special Projects Coordinator - Starting $73,285/yr. See job description.

Works with staff and stakeholders to communicate complex information related to the economy, housing, infrastructure planning, environment, coastal resilience and other regional issues. Ability to visualize data, prepare public presentations and create graphic media. Supports public education through media outlets and by addressing local and regional officials and community groups. Ability to manage projects, plan, organize, analyze problems, formulate recommendations, and prepare reports. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with a variety of public and private groups including elected officials.

Requires superior communication, organization, writing, public presentation and graphics skills, and independent judgment and initiative. Bachelor’s degree in economics, regional or urban planning, communications, graphic design, public administration or related field plus three to five years of experience at the local, regional or state level; master’s degree preferred; combination of private and public sector experience desirable; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Please apply on-line at https://www.barnstablecounty.org/barnstable-county/employment-opportunities

Position open until filled

 

Economist - Starting $76,949 - $84,074/yr. See job description.

Conducts and oversees economic impact analyses and designs programs to advance regional economic development. Participates in writing and implementing the region’s Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy.

Designs and conducts primary and secondary research; analyzes data collected. Comments on economic development elements of local comprehensive plans and the economic impacts of developments of regional impact applications. Conducts outreach to business owners, collaborates with stakeholders on economic development projects, and provides technical assistance to local and regional entities seeking economic development funds and resources.

Designs engagements for intensive technical assistance to towns on economic development challenges that are multifaceted in nature, touching on economics, land use and resource planning, and transportation. Participates and leads multi-disciplinary project teams providing support and recommendations to public officials to advance regional goals.

Requires an ability to manage and coordinate projects and to establish and maintain effective working relationships with a variety of public and private groups. Requires independent judgment, and initiative and superior communication and organization skills. Master’s degree in economics, urban or regional planning, public administration or related plus five years of experience in economic development at the local, regional or state level; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Please apply online at https://www.barnstablecounty.org/barnstable-county/employment-opportunities

Position open until filled

 

Regional Housing Specialist - Starting $76,949 - $84,074/yr. See job description.

Supports regional housing needs through technical assistance, research, analysis and community outreach.  Provides targeted assistance on affordable and other housing issues. Promotes a mix of housing types for a broad cross-section of Cape residents and incorporates mixed use and smart growth development principles with access to jobs and services. Encourages and supports efforts to plan for healthy, vibrant communities, housing and community development, while balancing the natural and human built environments.

Collects and analyzes data related to the existing housing stock, housing market, current and future housing demand, and other data; researches and provides updates on the progress of the region in reaching its housing goals.

Participates in public forums, workshops and conferences; makes presentations; facilitates discussions regarding housing and community development issues affecting the region. Monitors state and federal policies and programs. Develops grant and other funding proposals.

Requires an ability to manage and coordinate projects and to establish and maintain effective working relationships with a variety of public and private groups. Requires independent judgment, and initiative and superior communication and organization skills. Bachelor’s degree in public administration, community development, urban or regional planning/design or related plus five years of experience in community development, land use planning controls, housing or economic development planning, housing advocacy and financial analysis/underwriting; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Please apply online at https://www.barnstablecounty.org/barnstable-county/employment-opportunities

 Position open until filled

 

Administrative Assistant - Starting $54,692/yr. See job description.

Multi-tasker with excellent communication skills needed to perform varied and highly responsible administrative duties, requiring initiative and judgment.  Working knowledge of MS Office programs, strong bookkeeping skills and attention to detail required.  MUNIS experience a plus.  Assists with grant management and record keeping.

High school diploma with additional business or accounting training equivalent to an Associates Degree, 3 years of experience in office work with experience in financial procedures; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Bachelor’s degree preferred. Experience with local government practices and procedures desired.

Please apply online at https://www.barnstablecounty.org/barnstable-county/employment-opportunities

 Position open until filled

 

Community Development Planner – Starting $73,285 - $80,071/yr. See job description.

Assists in economic impact analyses and in the development and implementation of economic recovery and resilience strategies and plans. Works closely with municipalities and the business community to understand and address needed assistance, including data collection and analysis. Comments on economic impacts for comprehensive permit and development of regional impact applications. Conducts outreach to business owners, collaborates with stakeholders on economic development projects, and provides technical assistance to local and regional entities seeking economic development funds and resources.

Provides planning and technical assistance to regional and local officials and stakeholders on a wide range of community development projects with a focus on implementation of economic development strategies for the region.  Participates and lead multi-disciplinary project teams providing support and recommendations to public officials to advance regional objectives.

Requires an ability to manage and coordinate projects and to establish and maintain effective working relationships with a variety of public and private groups. Requires superior communication, organization, independent judgment, and initiative. Bachelor’s degree in economic or community development, urban or regional planning/design or public administration plus five years of experience in economic or community development, housing or land use planning; master’s degree preferred; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Please apply online at https://www.barnstablecounty.org/barnstable-county/employment-opportunities

Position open until filled

 

For information about employment with other agencies in Barnstable County Regional Government, please visit: www.barnstablecounty.org
or direct your inquiries to:

Human Resources
P.O. Box 427
Barnstable, MA 02630
Phone: (508) 375-6648
Email: humanresources@barnstablecounty.org

 

Items Last Updated June 10, 2022

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