Director of Environmental Health

County of Santa Cruz

Director of Environmental Health
Health Services Agency – Environmental Health Division
County of Santa Cruz, California
Annual Salary: $137,405 - $184,122 DOE/DOQ

Are you looking for a dynamic and meaningful leadership opportunity? What about the opportunity to make change in your community through environmental justice programming and policy? If so, you’ll be excited to learn that the County of Santa Cruz, Health Services Agency, is seeking a Director of Environmental Health (Director) to oversee the Division of Environmental Health within the Health Services Agency! This position reports to the Health Services Agency Director and oversees 40 plus employees and an approximate budget of $14 million.

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This role requires a dynamic, innovative, and confident leader who will be responsible for managing and directing a wide range of Environmental Health Programs and services that relate to the health and safety of people and the environment in the community. The Director will have the scientific acumen and the interpersonal skills to tailor their communications to a wide variety of audiences and help others understand systems, processes, and upcoming initiatives. Someone who will embrace the County’s values of a service-oriented culture by fostering a spirit of collaboration and partnership and shows a commitment to meeting the diverse health needs of the Santa Cruz County community will thrive in this position.