Water Quality Management Staff

The Development Authority of the North Country is an equal opportunity provider, and employer.  To file a complaint of discrimination, write:  USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, or call (800) 795-3272 (voice) or (202) 720-6382 (TDD).  To download an application for employment please click here.

Director of Public Affairs and Communications

The Development Authority of the North Country is seeking an experienced professional to manage a coordinated public affairs and communications program. A public affairs program including media communications, issue management, environmental and social responsibility, information dissemination and strategic communications advice. The position will report to senior management and will be expected to work independently. Candidates with extensive and diverse experience are encouraged.

Qualifications: A Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university is required, a Master’s Degree preferred, and a minimum of ten years progressively responsible experience. Equivalent combination of training and experience will be accepted.

The Development Authority of the North Country offers a competitive compensation package including participation in the NYS Employees’ Retirement System; NYS Deferred Compensation Plan; medical, dental and vision insurances; paid holidays and vacation, etc.

Please submit an application, resume and compensation requirements to Amy B. Austin, Human Resources Director to hr@danc.org. Application forms can be downloaded from the Authority’s website, www.danc.org.

Applications will be accepted until a qualified candidate has been accepted. The Development Authority of the North Country is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

People are the Key to our Success

The Development Authority employs 54 people from across Jefferson, Lewis and St. Lawrence Counties that work to improve the quality of life in the communities that they live in.

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