Mono County’s spectacular high altitude setting in California’s Eastern Sierra boasts wide-open spaces, vibrant rural communities and a four-season climate, with unparalleled opportunities for outdoor recreation. Mono County covers 3,132 square miles and is home to 14,000 residents. Together, the County’s 17 census-designated places and one incorporated town, Mammoth Lakes, create a unique blend of vast rural landscapes and charming communities. Mammoth Lakes is home to Mammoth Mountain. This world-class ski area offers 3,500 skiable acres and a reliably long season. This and other destinations, including Mono Lake and Yosemite National Park, bring nearly five million visitors to the County annually, as tourism and outdoor recreation drive the local economy. The Mono County seat is located in Bridgeport.
Mono County is governed by a five-member Board of Supervisors. The County employs approximately 320 FTE’s and has a fiscal year 2019-2020 budget of $134.9 million. County departments include: Administration, Agriculture Commissioner, Animal Control, Assessor, Finance Director, Behavioral Health, Child Support Services, Clerk Recorder/Registrar/Clerk of the Board, Community Development, County Counsel, District Attorney, Economic Development, Elections, EMS, Environmental Health, Human Resources, Information Technology, Probation, Public Health, Public Works, Sheriff - Coroner, Social Services, Treasurer - Tax Collector, Veteran Services, and Workforce Services.
Operating with 7 FTE’s on a 2019/2020 budget of $3,702,085, the Mono County Administrative Office plans, monitors, and coordinates county operations. In addition to providing administration and executive management services, the County Administrative Office also includes the Human Resources Department and Risk Management Department. Under the administrative direction of the County Administrative Officer, the Assistant County Administrative Officer (ACAO) assists with planning, organizing, reviewing, managing, and supervising the functions of the county government. The ACAO is a key member of the senior management team and represents the county policies and programs with county staff, community organizations, other agencies, and the public, as delegated. The ACAO will also perform a variety of special projects and assignments as delegated by the County Administrative Officer; and to do related work as required.
Candidates must have at least 6 years of experience performing a variety of administrative and fiscal analysis work, preferably including work in a public agency involving development and administration of programs, budgets, and public services. Advanced educational training in subjects related to the development and administration of county government, including a bachelor’s degree in Public Administration, or a closely related field is highly desirable. An appropriate master’s degree is also desirable.
For a complete position profile and to apply online, visit Prothman at https://www.prothman.com/, click on "Open Recruitments" and then click the position title. To apply, click on "Apply Online" and follow the directions provided. For questions, call 206-368-0050. Mono County is an Equal Opportunity Employer. First review of applications: August 30, 2020 (open until filled).