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For assistance, please contact Denise VanDyke at 503-540-1602 or dvandyke@mwvcog.org.


MWVCOG Employment Application and Veterans Preference Form  (fillable PDF)


MWVCOG Job Openings


Logo of the MWVCOGLoan Program Manager – MWVCOG. The Mid-Willamette Valley Council of Governments (MWVCOG) is seeking a Loan Program Manager. This Senior Staff position is part of the Economic and Community Development Division of the COG and which houses the Economic Development District Support Staff.  This position will manage the financial services to small businesses, including counseling, loan packaging, and information/access to a variety of public sector financial resources, as well as managing the agency’s loan portfolio. Requirements: Must have at least 3 years of SBA lending experience. Equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree and minimum 4 years of experience in small business lending, economic development, working with commercial loan clients in the capacity of loan underwriting, loan closing, and portfolio management. All candidates are subject to a background check. How to Apply: Persons interested in applying should submit a cover letter, completed MWVCOG application form and resume to: MWVCOG Loan Program Manager Recruitment, 100 High Street SE, Suite 200, Salem, OR 97301 or e-mail to dvandyke@mwvcog.org.  A full job description is available HERE and the application form is available at the link above. The application form includes the Veteran’s Preference form. MWVCOG provides qualifying veterans and disabled veterans with employment preference in accordance with Oregon law. To claim veteran’s preference, you must submit a Veteran’s Preference Form and the required documentation with your application material. Position open until filled. First review of applications will be conducted on or after August 16, 2021 (extended to) September 1, 2021.  


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Loan Documentation & Servicing Specialist – MWVCOG. The Mid-Willamette Valley Council of Governments (MWVCOG) is seeking a Loan Documentation/Servicing Specialist. This position will report to the Lending Program Manager and will perform a variety of clerical and administrative duties in support of the Small Business Loan Program, and provide loan administrative support for SBA and other government funded loans. Requirements: Must have at least 2 years of SBA lending experience. Minimum 3-5 years of experience in small business lending, economic development, working with commercial loan clients in the capacity of loan documentation, processing and closing. All candidates are subject to a background check. How to Apply: Persons interested in applying should submit a cover letter, completed MWVCOG application form and resume to: MWVCOG Loan Specialist Recruitment, 100 High Street SE, Suite 200, Salem, OR 97301 or e-mail to dvandyke@mwvcog.org.  A full job description is available HERE, and the application form are available to download using the links above. The application form includes the Veteran’s Preference form. MWVCOG provides qualifying veterans and disabled veterans with employment preference in accordance with Oregon law. To claim veteran’s preference, you must submit a Veteran’s Preference Form and the required documentation with your application material. Position open until filled. First review of applications will be conducted on or after September 1, 2021.


City Administrator/Manager Recruitments


City Manager – Donald, Oregon. The City of Donald is seeking qualified applicants for the position of City Manager. Appointed by and serving at the pleasure of the Mayor and six-member City Council, the City Manager is the chief operating officer. The City Manager is responsible for planning, organizing, directing and controlling the activities and operations of Donald city government and its relationships. Experience/Education: The position requires 3-5 years of increasing responsibilities and experiences in local government or other like organizations with diverse business units. Progressive management responsibilities would ideally include positions such as City Manager/Administrator, Assistant City Manager, Finance Director, Community Development Director, other department head, Project City Manager, Portfolio City Manager, or equivalent. Public Utilities, Planning, Streets, Parks, or Facilities/Works experience would be a plus. The City Manager is required to have a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in public/business administration or related field. A Master’s degree is a plus. Any satisfactory combination of practical experience (beyond that required for initial qualification) and education will be considered if the candidate is able to demonstrate they can satisfactorily perform the job functions. All candidates are subject to a background check. How to Apply: Persons interested in applying should submit a cover letter, completed MWVCOG application form, and resume to: MWVCOG Donald City Manager Recruitment, 100 High Street SE, Suite 200, Salem, OR 97301 or e-mail to DonaldCityManager@mwvcog.org. A full job description is available HERE and the application form is available at the link above. The application form includes the Veteran’s Preference form. MWVCOG provides qualifying veterans and disabled veterans with employment preference in accordance with Oregon law. To claim veteran’s preference, you must submit a Veteran’s Preference Form and the required documentation with your application material. Position open until filled. First review of applications will be conducted on or after October 29, 2021. 


Interim City Manager- Donald, Oregon. The City of Donald is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Interim City Manager to see the City through the period of transition during a City Manager recruitment. Appointed by and serving at the pleasure of the Mayor and six-member City Council, the City Manager is the chief operating officer. The City Manager is responsible for planning, organizing, directing and controlling the activities and operations of Donald city government and its relationships. Experience/Education: The candidate will have experience as an executive/department head from a municipal organization or has been either an Assistant and/or City Manager/Administrator with another municipality. A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in public/business administration or related field is required. A Master’s degree is preferred. The position requires at least five years’ progressively responsible experience in local government. Progressive management responsibilities would ideally include positions such as city administrator/manager, assistant city manager, finance director, community development director, other department head or equivalent. Any satisfactory equivalent combination of education, training, and experience that shows the knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the job duties proficiently may be considered. All candidates are subject to a background check. How to Apply: Persons interested in applying should submit a cover letter, completed MWVCOG application form, and resume to: MWVCOG Donald City Manager Recruitment, 100 High Street SE, Suite 200, Salem, OR 97301 or e-mail to dvandyke@mwvcog.org. The application form is available to download above. The application form includes the Veteran’s Preference form. MWVCOG provides qualifying veterans and disabled veterans with employment preference in accordance with Oregon law. To claim veteran’s preference, you must submit a Veteran’s Preference Form and the required documentation with your application material. Position open until filled. First review of applications will be conducted on or after September 13, 2021. Currently in first review.


logo for City of TurnerCity Administrator- Turner, Oregon. The City of Turner is seeking qualified applicants for the position of City Administrator. Appointed by and serving at the pleasure of the Mayor and seven-member City Council, the City Administrator is the chief operating officer within a charter framework that has a weak mayor position. The City Administrator is responsible for planning, organizing, directing and controlling the activities and operations of Turner City government and its relations ships, including serving as the executive director of the urban renewal district, chief union negotiator, budget officer, lake joint committee member, and floodplain manager. Experience/Education: The candidate will have experience as an executive/department head from a municipal organization or has been either an Assistant and/or City Manager/Administrator with another municipality. A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in public/business administration or related field is required. A Master’s degree is preferred. The position requires at least five years’ progressively responsible experience in local government. Progressive management responsibilities would ideally include positions such as city administrator/manager, assistant city administrator, finance director, community development director, other department head or equivalent. Any satisfactory equivalent combination of education, training, and experience that shows the knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the job duties proficiently may be considered. All candidates are subject to a background check. How to Apply: Persons interested in applying should submit a cover letter, completed MWVCOG application form, and resume to: MWVCOG Turner City Admin. Recruitment, 100 High Street SE, Suite 200, Salem, OR 97301 or e-mail to turnercitymanager@mwvcog.org. A full job description is available for download HERE. The application form includes the Veteran’s Preference form. MWVCOG provides qualifying veterans and disabled veterans with employment preference in accordance with Oregon law. To claim veteran’s preference, you must submit a Veteran’s Preference Form and the required documentation with your application material. Position open until filled. First review of applications will be conducted on or after September 13, 2021. Currently in first review.


City Administrator- Dundee, Oregon. The City of Dundee is seeking qualified applicants for the position of City Administrator. Appointed by and serving at the pleasure of the Mayor and six-member City Council, the Administrator assists the Mayor and Council in the development of City policies and carries out policies established by ordinances and resolutions approved by the Council. The City Administrator is the chief administrative officer of the city and exercises supervision over its general affairs and all department heads and employees, except the Municipal Judge. Experience/Education: The candidate will have experience as an executive/department head from a municipal, county, special district, State or Federal organization; multi-disciplinary not for profit, and/or private sector experience.  Experience as either an Assistant and/or City Manager/Administrator with another municipality is preferred. A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in public/business administration or related field is required. A Master’s degree is preferred. The position requires at least five years’ progressively responsible experience in local, state, or federal government, not for profit or similar organization. Prefer management responsibilities to include positions such as city manager/administrator, assistant administrator, finance director, community development director, other department head or equivalent. Any satisfactory equivalent combination of education, training, and experience that shows the knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the job duties proficiently may be considered. All candidates are subject to a background check. How to Apply: Persons interested in applying should submit a cover letter, completed MWVCOG application form, and resume to: MWVCOG Dundee City Admin. Recruitment, 100 High Street SE, Suite 200, Salem, OR 97301 or e-mail to dundeecitymanager@mwvcog.org. A full job description is available for download HERE. The application form includes the Veteran’s Preference form. MWVCOG provides qualifying veterans and disabled veterans with employment preference in accordance with Oregon law. To claim veteran’s preference, you must submit a Veteran’s Preference Form and the required documentation with your application material. Position open until filled. First review of applications will be conducted on or after September 6, 2021. Currently in first review.


Job Opportunities with our Members, Partners, and Neighbors


Oregon Business Development Department dba Business Oregon – Industrial Lands Specialist (Operations & Policy Analyst 4). The Oregon Business Development Department dba Business Oregon, the state’s economic development agency, is currently hiring an Industrial Lands Specialist (Operations & Policy Analyst 4). This position will coordinate and administer the Oregon Industrial Site Certification Program to maintain a ready supply of industrial sites for business expansion and recruitment; provide department services and technical assistance to communities and landowners to achieve site certification; determine infrastructure needs by working with state agencies, cities, counties, ports, tribes and private landowners to help determine infrastructure such as roads, utilities, waste clean-up, or environmental mitigation to achieve certification of sites; provide technical assistance in solving problems or issues that cross-organizational lines; provide technical expertise and guidance in areas of threatened and endangered species, land-use, tribal relations, and infrastructure development; develop, coordinate and administer the Oregon Industrial Site Readiness Programs (SB246 & SB253) commensurate with resources available to maintain a ready supply of industrial sites for business expansion and recruitment; act as the initial and direct contact between landowner’s sponsors and developers or their agents and the Department’s Industrial Site Readiness programs; evaluate applications, complete interagency staff report, and make recommendation to Director; market and promote industrial lands for sale or lease through the Department’s Prospector website and events; and participate in Regional Solutions Coordinator and Advisory Committee Meetings, as appropriate and maintain regular communications with Regional Solutions Manager on industrial lands matters of significance to the department. Qualifications: A Bachelor’s Degree in Business or Public Administration, Behavioral or Social Sciences, Finance, Political Science or any degree demonstrating the capacity for the knowledge and skills; and five years professional-level evaluative, analytical and planning work OR any combination of experience and education equivalent to eight years of experience of evaluative, analytical and planning work. How to Apply: Please Note: Applications must be submitted no later than 11:59 PM on October 7th, 2021. You can view and apply for this job HERE. Attach your current cover letter and resume. Failure to submit the required resume and cover letter will remove your application from consideration. Complete the questionnaire. The candidates whose work experience most closely matches the qualifications and skills of this position will be invited to interview. Warning – Workday will timeout after 20 minutes of inactivity and will not save your application progress. You must submit your application after you begin the process.


Logo for the City of BeavertonWater Distribution Technicians (multiple positions open) – City of Beaverton. Salary: $18.72-$32.48 Hourly. Closes at 11:59 p.m. on October 7, 2021.

Plumbing Inspector – City of Beaverton. Salary: $32.47-$43.50 Hourly. Open until filled.

Electrical Inspector – City of Beaverton. Salary: $32.47-$43.50 Hourly. Open until filled.

Application materials and full job description available at http://www.beavertonoregon.gov/jobs.