County Executive officer

Placer County, CA

 County Executive Officer


Placer County, California



Stretching from the breathtaking vistas of the truly one-of-a-kind Lake Tahoe down through the verdant foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountains to the lush Sacramento Valley, Placer County encompasses some of the most beautiful and diverse scenery in Northern California. The County is one of California’s fastest growing counties and is consistently ranked first for its quality of life and among the top healthiest counties in California.  A healthy and diverse economy, attractive business environment, and residents who benefit from high quality educational, safety, and healthcare infrastructure also characterize Placer County.  The County is financially sound and its leadership is dedicated to supporting a high-performing workforce with a customer focus and commitment to continuous improvement.  The ideal candidate will demonstrate strong managerial, communication, business management, financial management, and interpersonal skills including success in coaching and mentoring staff.  This is an incredible opportunity to take the lead of one of California’s premier Counties that is primed for continued success.  The position requires a Bachelor’s degree with major course work in business or public administration or a related field; seven years of increasingly responsible experience in a government agency directing, preparing and coordinating a variety of programs including budget and fiscal control, four years of which must have been in an administrative or management capacity.  The salary range is from $229,753 to $279,312 dependent upon qualifications and experience, with excellent benefits.  A 3% increase in the salary range is scheduled for June 2018.

Please send your cover letter and resume electronically to:


Peckham & McKenney


Call Phil McKenney at (866) 912-1919 for more information or to request a detailed brochure that describes in greater detail this tremendous opportunity.


The brochure is also available on our web site at


Filing deadline is November 13, 2017.         


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