*Unique opportunity to build the new Pitkin County Public Health department*
SUMMARY: Under limited supervision, directs the Pitkin County Public Health (PH) department through effective planning, staff management, and resource allocation; manages public and population health priorities, identifies critical issues, resolves conflicts, and assures the effective coordination of programs and strategies to protect and improve the health of the residents.
Job Series Title Protocol –Director title covers job classes that direct operations, programs, and the development of policy and strategic plans for major departments; and have responsibility for a major and distinct function.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: -- Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include any of the following representative duties, knowledge, and skills. This is not a comprehensive listing of all functions and duties performed by incumbents of this class; employees may be assigned duties which are not listed below; reasonable accommodations will be made as required. The job description does not constitute an employment agreement and is subject to change at any time by the employer. Essential duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following:
Education and Experience:
Master’s Degree in Public Health, Environmental Health, Public Administration, Health Administration or related field; AND seven years’ public health and/or environmental health program management experience; OR an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
Required Licenses or Certifications:
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:
Physical Demands and Working Environment:
$107,104 to $131,094 annually dependent upon qualifications.
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