Employment Listings

To Submit Employment Listings to the MDA

MDA members may submit employment listings for posting on the MDA web site and social media. To list a job opening in your community or organization, e-mail a PDF file with position requirements, contact information, and the application closing date to the MDA.  All jobs must be in the downtown development or economic development fields.  We will include the PDF with your listing on our website until the closing date.  This is provided as a free service by the MDA. Job applicants should forward questions and application materials to the contact listed in the job posting. 

Traverse City Seeks CEO for Downtown Development Authority

The CEO works with the Board, oversees all DDA staff to ensure successful implementation of the Board’s strategic plan and annual operating plan for the DDA which may include contractual work for other entities and enjoys working with people and organizations.

Application and resume is due no later than Sept. 15, 2017.

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 St. Ignace DDA Seeks Director

The City of St. Ignace Downtown Development Authority (DDA) is seeking a qualified individual for the position of Director.  Responsibilities include promotion, recruitment and retention of businesses, grant writing, budget administration, project oversight and serving as the DDA liaison to the City and other governmental and community partners.  Desire a bachelor’s degree in public or business administration, community planning, public relations or closely related field.  Strongly prefer experience with and working knowledge of downtown development and revitalization, and tax increment financing.  Contractual, part-time position (approximately 32 hours per week) with benefits.  Annual salary $30,000 to $38,000, depending on qualifications. Start date December 4, 2017. Please submit letter of interest and resume to:  City of St. Ignace, DDA, P.O. Box 203, St. Ignace, MI 49781 or email to dda@lighthouse.net. Detailed job description available at www.stignacedowntown.com. Call current DDA Director, Deb Evashevski at 906-643-8252 with questions.