Public Health Director

San Joaquin County

Approx. Annual Base Salary: $130,790 - $158,952
In addition to the base salary, the County offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package.
Filing Period: June 12, 2019 - July 12, 2019

About the position
The Public Health Director is an exciting and rewarding opportunity for an individual with a passion for public health services and modeling leadership excellence for an agency that serves a culturally diverse community in San Joaquin County. The Director provides strategic direction and administrative oversight for the Department of Public Health Services (PHS). The Director is responsible for leading, managing, and administering PHS programs, functions, budgets, activities and ensuring compliance with all applicable laws, regulations, and policies established by the Director of Health Care Services, the County Administrator, and the San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors.

About the department
With a staff of over 200, Public Health Services is a division of the Health Care Services Agency, an agency dedicated to creating and supporting an environment that promotes the achievement of optimal individual, family and community health. The PHS main campus is located in Stockton, California. The Department serves a growing population of over 700,000 with conventional and progressive community engagement and interaction.

The ideal candidate
The ideal candidate for this position will demonstrate strong-progressive leadership skills with the proven ability to effectively manage, build consensus among staff, and foster collaboration among program partners.

Compensation package includes
Cafeteria Plan, 5% employer contribution to the County's 457 Deferred Compensation Plan, 15-days vacation cash-out annually, 1937 Retirement Act plan with CALPERS reciprocity, 125 Flex Spending Benefits Plan, 12 days of sick leave annually with unlimited accumulation, 15 days of vacation leave (20 days after 10 years and 23 days after 20 years), 14 paid holidays per year, 10 days of administrative leave per year, monthly car allowance.


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