Looking for an entry level job or internship in community development? This is an overview of how to approach the search and a list of companies that might have relevant entry level and internship opportunities.
A job in community development can lead you to working with a city or neighborhood’s planning programs or a nonprofit striving to effect change. Some things you might do include:
A bachelor’s degree is usually required for community development positions, but volunteering and interning is a great and easy way to get started–and may lead you to a job without a degree. Besides a degree, creativity, excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and a knowledge of the local community are also required.
|COMMUNITY & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR|
CITY OF MILTON Milton, WA
Town Of Eagle Eagle, CO
|Community Development Director|
City of Glenwood Springs Glenwood Springs, CO
|Management Consultant, Revitalizing Economic Development|
Fuse Corps Vallejo, CA
|Associate Director, Enrollment & Eligibility - Minnetonka, MN or Eau Claire, WI|
UnitedHealth Group Eau Claire, WI
|Sr Associate, Data Governance|
Amgen Thousand Oaks, CA
Confidential Company Rockville, MD
RJ Byrd Search Group Arlington, TX
|Manager, Government Pricing|
A New Beginning - Genesis 2 Lake Forest, IL
|Director State Legislative Affairs|
CenturyLink Salt Lake City, UT
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