Public Works Agency Personnel Manager

County of Ventura
Until Filled
(805) 654-2405

The County of Ventura Public Works Agency is seeking a dynamic, motivated, and knowledgeable Personnel Manager to join the Agency Human Resources Team. The Personnel Manager is responsible for planning, organizing, and conducting full-cycle recruitment and selection services for PWA classifications, including exam development, evaluation and administration. Additional responsibilities include oversight of personnel administration, leave of absence and disability management, supervision of staff responsible for payroll processing, benefits, and training administration. This position will assist with labor relations and disciplinary processes, perform statistical reporting, and contribute to strategic initiatives related to staff development and organizational structure.

The ideal candidate will have excellent interpersonal skills, and generalist HR experience including recent experience performing personnel functions using PeopleSoft (HRM system),NeoGov (applicant tracking system), or a similar online recruitment system. This candidate will have a strong background which demonstrates the ability to work with sensitive and confidential matters and with all levels in the organization including supporting executive level management.The ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing, to work collaboratively and provide vision and direction in the areas of responsibility will be characteristic of the successful candidate.Prior experience with public sector job recruiting is highly desirable.

$6,078.30 - $9,346.74 Monthly
$72,939.62 - $112,160.88 Annually

Possession of or ability to obtain a valid California driver license.

For this recruitment the following experience is required:
Possession of or ability to obtain and maintain a valid California Driver License.
Experience conducting recruitments, including documented job analysis.
One (1) year of experience in a full scope supervisory capacity.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills in working with all levels of an organization.

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