TOWN OF LAKE PARK COMMUNITY REDEVELOPMENT AGENCY
Community Redevelopment Administrator
A diverse, artistic, waterfront community with a population of 8,971 located in sunny Palm Beach County on the east coast of Florida is seeking a qualified individual to fill the position of Community Redevelopment Administrator for the Town of Lake Park Community Redevelopment Agency. Under the direction of the Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) Executive Director, this position is responsible for the implementation of the adopted Lake Park Community Redevelopment Master Plan and for providing responsible managerial, professional, and supervisory functions in coordinating the Town of Lake Park CRA Master Plan, its programs and activities. This position is a highly professional and administrative position that participates in executive level discussions and decision-making in a variety of areas, most particularly, but not limited to, redevelopment, community planning and economic development. The position also serves as an “ombudsman” and advocate for master plan and redevelopment projects within the Town’s CRA area to resolve problems with downtown redevelopment projects and facilitates smooth and timely completion of those projects. The “ombudsman” responsibilities extend to working proactively with established business associations within the CRA to solicit input and promote CRA projects and initiatives. Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in business administration, public administration, finance, planning or closely related field is required supplemented by five (5) years of progressively responsible management experience in economic development, redevelopment, planning, architecture, and community development related services in a municipal or county setting. Certification as a Redevelopment Administrator or Redevelopment Professional through the Florida Redevelopment Association is also required. Must also have a valid Florida driver’s license. Salary $90,000.00 per year. Excellent Benefits.
Deadline for Receipt of Applications: Open Until Filled. Submit current resume and completed Town of Lake Park Employment Application Form which may be obtained from and must be submitted directly to the Human Resources Department, Lake Park Town Hall, 535 Park Avenue, Lake Park, Florida 33403. All applicants shall be subject to a criminal background check. Application forms may be downloaded from the Town’s website at www.lakeparkflorida.gov. Applications will not be accepted by fax or by email. Phone: 561-881-3300. An Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants may obtain a copy of the Town’s Equal Employment Opportunity Utilization Report upon request.