Director-Department Child Support Services

Until Filled
(805) 654-2629

County of Ventura, California

Salary: $152,716.42 - $213,823.94 annually, plus benefits


Ventura County is a coastal community in Southern California which according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture Economic Research Service is "the absolute most desirable place to live in America."

The Director directs and manages the overall administration of the Department including policy decisions, strategic plans, budget, and development of staff. The Director is also responsible for ensuring that operations are consistent with federal, state, and local regulations. As Department  Director, the incumbent reports to the Board of Supervisors and Chief Executive Officer. 

The ideal candidate will possess a Bachelor's degree or higher from an accredited college or university; at least five (5) years in high level administration or management of child support or related services. Extensive management experience in a large organization; that includes in-depth knowledge of government programs at the federal, state or local level; the ability to apply independent judgment and discretion; excellent communication and interpersonal skills; strong analytical and critical thinking skills; a high level of integrity and strong sense of ethics, strategic planning experience; budget development and administration skills; and a vision for supporting families.


The Director will work in Camarillo, CA and may be required to travel throughout California.

Brochure Information:

First review of resumes will be on 5/12/2017.

For further information about this recruitment, or to apply online, please visit our job information website at

For questions regarding this recruitment, please contact Jessica Ruiz by e-mail at or by telephone at (805) 654-2629.



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