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Interested candidates are required to complete an employment application, which can be obtained on this website or at City Hall, 3rd floor, 317 E. Church Street, Elmira, NY. EOE

The City of Elmira is currently recruiting for a Finance Director in the Department of Community Development.  Duties include, but not limited to, administering the annual budget and requisitioning funds from the U.S. Treasury and other funding organizations of the State and Federal governments.  Also, responsible for all financial transaction policies of the Department; directs the custody and safekeeping of all funds and securities; directs the legal collection and disbursement of funds in accordance with established procedures; prepares and submits the required statistical reports to the Executive Director, funding agencies and independent State auditors as necessary.

A Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or related field and (1) year experience in Finance or Accounting, or an Associate’s Degree in Accounting and (2) years’ experience in Finance or Accounting is required.  High School Diploma or equivalency diploma and (5) years in Finance or Accounting will be considered.

This position includes an excellent benefit package which includes paid holiday, vacation and sick time; NYS retirement, health insurance, dental and vision coverage.  Interested candidates may submit a resume and job application to the address below.

Ms. Emma Miran
Director of Community Development
City Hall
317 E. Church Street
Elmira, NY 14901

City of Elmira Employment Application

The City of Elmira is currently recruiting on call School Crossing Guards. This responsible position calls for the exercise of considerable vigilance in directing traffic for the protection of children going to and from school. Work is performed independently with only occasional direction from a supervisor.

City of Elmira Employment Application