San Joaquin County is recruiting for an experienced senior manager to provide administrative and managerial oversight of Department operations and programs. This position reports to the Director of Environmental Health and functions under the direct extension of the Director’s authority.
The Assistant Director of Environmental Health assists with the administration of department budgets, functions and activities, while helping to ensure their compliance with all applicable laws and regulations, as well as the policies established by the Director, County Administrator and Board of Supervisors. The incumbent is expected to model a strong work ethic and leadership skills, including accountability for oneself and others.
The ideal candidate is expected to model a strong work ethic and leadership skills, including accountability to oneself and others while demonstrating the ability to be a collaborative and innovative problem solver. The candidate will possess exceptional communication skills and a working knowledge of environmental health programs in a government setting with a proven ability to effectively build and manage teams, utilizing superior interpersonal and analytical skills with a high level of integrity combined with an ethical and fair philosophy.
Candidates must have the ability to leverage the technical expertise of internal and external resources while managing competing demands with well-developed organizational and decision-making skills that demonstrate innovation and fiscal responsibility.