Human Resources

Career Opportunities

Economic Development Program Director

Department: County Administration Building
Job Type: Full Time
Salary: $ 6,265.38 - $ 7,252.96 / Monthly  NB/PW27
Posted: May 21, 2019
Application Deadline: Position open until filled.

Job Location

County Administration Building 400 Douglas Street, #201 Wenatchee, WA 98801



The Economic Development Program Director represents an outstanding opportunity for individuals who are driven to achieve results and support the County's mission, vision and priorities by applying transformational leadership skills to create a positive impact as well as on the communities we serve on the organization. This position is essential to the success of Chelan County in assessing community needs and developing, planning, and implementing economic development initiatives.   The Economic Development Program Director is a key player in influencing an organizational culture focused on empowerment and belonging for all team members.

Under general supervision performs work of considerable complexity in economic development initiatives, policy development, planning, implementation, employer recruitment and attraction, site selection, incentive negotiation, employer retention, and grant coordination; performs related work as assigned.

This position will have a 3 year employment contract with an option to renew.

Starting Salary Range $6265.38 Ending $7252.96

Click here for detailed job description and minimum qualifications.

Additional Information

A complete application packet will consist of: Chelan County Employment Application, letter of interest, resume and response to Supplemental Questions.

Submit application material to: Chelan County Human Resources 400 Douglas Street #201 Wenatchee, WA 98801 or via email to

Position is open until filled, with first review occurring June 17th.



Chelan County Calendar

Upcoming events and schedules at the county!

  • 01
    Jul 2020
    09:00 AM - 03:00 PM

    Hearing Examiner - July 1, 2020

    Posted by: Community Development

    Chelan County Administrative Building
  • 24
    Jun 2020
    07:00 PM - 09:00 PM

    Planning Commission - June 24, 2020

    Posted by: Community Development

    400 Douglas Street
  • 17
    Jun 2020
    01:00 PM - 03:00 PM

    Hearing Examiner - June 17, 2020

    Posted by: Community Development

    Chelan County Administrative Building
  • 09
    Jun 2020
    06:30 PM - 08:00 PM

    Chelan County Noxious Weed Board Meeting - 2nd Quarter

    Posted by: Noxious Weed Control Board

    Chelan County Noxious Weed Board Meeting

    Noxious Weed Conference Room
  • 06
    Jun 2020
    09:00 AM - 01:00 PM

    June Parenting Class - English and Spanish

    Posted by: Superior Court Clerk

    Supporting Children Through Divorce is a four-hour educational program designed to help parents focus on the needs of their children during and after divorce and separation.

    Washington State University Extension