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Mid-Willamette Valley Council of Governments - Grant Administration Specialist

Posted: 1/21/2022

Application deadline:

First review February 15, 2022. Open until filled.



The Mid-Willamette Valley Council of Governments (MWVCOG) is seeking a Grant Administration Specialist, Limited-Duration Position expected to extend to December 2023 and re-assessed thereafter.

This position will report to the Community Development Director and This position provides a wide range of administrative and technical support services on behalf of member local governments in Marion, Polk and Yamhill counties related to infrastructure, economic & tourism development, community rebuild projects. and various other community and economic development support.

Requirements: Minimum qualifications for this position include a Bachelor’s degree with major course work in public administration, planning, geography, engineering, architecture or closely related field; High school diploma and two (2) or more years’ related experience; or any equivalent combination that provides the knowledge, skills and abilities required to perform the above duties and responsibilities. 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 Grant Admin Specialist Recruitment
100 High Street SE, Suite 200
Salem, OR 97301

Or e-mail to

A full job description and the application form are available to download at

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 February 15, 2022.