Economic development associations and state development councils maintain excellent records on the best most reputable agencies throughout the United States and Canada. We have listed below leading state, regional, and international economic development associations and municipal leagues which represent thousands of communities across North America.
Search for economic development job opportunities listed by state economic development councils and associations. Several state and regional industrial development authorities post ads for economic development jobs. Their websites featuring community development employment boards or career boards with current job openings can be found below.
We include direct state by state links to these valuable employment resources for your convenience. Every day economic development agencies and economic development authorities post jobs for researchers, planners, project managers, international trade and investment managers, and community development directors. Whether you are looking for an internship, entering the workforce, or have years of experience, excellent career opportunities in economic development await you.
Alaska Municipal League
Positions among Alaska's cities, boroughs and unified municipalities - including jobs in community or economic development.
Arizona Association for Economic Development
Arizona Economic Development Jobs
The League of Arizona Cities and Towns
League of Arizona Cities and Towns - Municipal Job Openings Positions in public administration among Arizona's cities and towns - including positions in economic development.
Arkansas Economic Developers
California Association for Local Economic Development
California Economic Development Jobs
The League of California Cities - Western City Magazine
Positions in public administration among California's cities, counties and towns - including positions in economic development.
Connecticut Economic Development Association
Connecticut Economic Development Jobs
Connecticut Conference of Municipalities Positions in public administration among Connecticut's cities and towns - including positions in economic development.
Georgia Economic Developers Association
Georgia Municipal Association
Provides a few examples of job descriptions for local community development, planning and zoning, and downtown development positions.
Association of Idaho Cities Includes jobs in community and economic development in Idaho's cities and towns.
Maryland Economic Development Association
Maryland Economic Development Jobs
Maryland Municipal League
Positions in public administration among Maryland's cities and towns - including positions in economic development.
Massachusetts Economic Development Council
Massachusetts Economic Development Jobs
Massachusetts Municipal Association
Municipal job opportunities in Massachusetts' cities and towns - including jobs in community development.
Mississippi Economic Development Council
Mississippi Economic Development Jobs
Mississippi Municipal League Positions in public administration among Mississippi's cities, counties and towns - often including jobs in economic development.
Nebraska Economic Development Association
Nebraska Economic Development Jobs
League of Nebraska Municipalities Municipal employment opportunities among Nebraska's cities and villages - including jobs in economic development.
New Hampshire Local Government Center Municipal employment opportunities among New Hampshire's cities and towns - including jobs in economic development.
New York State Economic Development Council
New York Conference of Mayors and Municipal Officials Positions in public service among New York state's cities and villages.
North Carolina Economic Developers Association
North Carolina Association of Counties
North Carolina League of Municipalities Positions in public administration among North Carolina's cities, counties and towns - including jobs in economic development.
Economic Development Association for North Dakota
North Dakota Economic Development Jobs
North Dakota League of Cities Positions in public administration among North Dakota's cities - including jobs in economic development.
Northeastern Economic Developers Association
Northeastern Economic Developers Association Job Center Positions in economic development in the Northeast USA.
Oklahoma Economic Development Council
Oklahoma Economic Development Jobs
Oklahoma Chamber of Commerce Executives Career opportunities among chambers of commerce in Oklahoma.
Oklahoma Municipal League
Municipal career opportunities among Oklahoma's communities - including positions in economic development.
Oregon Economic Development Association
Oregon Economic Development Job Openings
League of Oregon Cities
Employment opportunities among Oregon's cities - including positions in economic development.
Tennessee Economic Development Council and Job Opportunities
Tennessee Municipal League Public service jobs in Tennessee - including jobs in community development.
Vermont League of Cities and Towns Positions in public administration among Vermont's cities and towns - including jobs in economic development.
Virginia Economic Development Association
Virginia Economic Development Jobs : (requires membership in VEDA to access)
Virginia Municipal League
Virginia Municipal League Jobs Positions in public administration among Virginia cities, counties and towns - often including jobs in economic development.
Washington Economic Development Association
West Virginia Economic Development Council
Additional Economic Development Agencies and Career Opportunities
International Downtown Association
International Downtown Association Go to the "Jobs" tab for a list of jobs in downtown development, redevelopment, and improvement.
National Association of Workforce Boards
National Association of Workforce Boards
University Economic Development Association
University Economic Development Association - UEDA - Jobs
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