Chief, Departmental Operations Environmental Health Community Health Division

County of San Diego, Department of Environmental Health logoCompany:  County of San Diego, Department of Environmental Health 

Location:  San Diego, CA

Date Posted:  February 7, 2018

Application Deadline:  Continuous

Employment Type: Full time

Salary: $100,000 - $110,000 annually

Chief, Departmental Operations Environmental Health Community Health Division 

About the Position

The County of San Diego invites résumés from candidates with exemplary qualifications for the position of Chief, Departmental Operations, Community Health Division. This position will be assigned to the County’s Land Use and Environment Group, Department of Environmental Health. The ideal candidate will be a dynamic and visionary leader who values collaboration and thrives in an environment of multiple stakeholder priorities. The ideal candidate also has depth and breadth of technical experience in the areas of environmental health, community health; and understands multiple perspectives, agendas, and goals. The ideal candidate will also have proven experience within a public and/or private sector environmental health program, including occupational health, radiology, and vector control. The ideal candidate will also have full supervisory level experience within an environmental health program.


A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university, or certified equivalency for foreign studies, AND, five (5) years of experience that demonstrates the ability to perform the essential functions of the classification, which must include two years of management or supervision; OR, a combination of experience and/or education as stated above.

Note: A master’s degree or higher degree may substitute for a total of one year of experience. In order for education to substitute for work experience as indicated above, college level coursework must demonstrate progress toward a degree and may be substituted on a year-for-year basis.

How to Apply 

Résumés may be submitted on-line at, select the link for jobs. The first review of résumés will take place on Monday, February 12, 2018.

Résumés should include academic degrees held, professional registrations and licenses held, employment history and positions held, dates of employment, areas of experience, levels of responsibility, reporting structure, key duties performed, and number of direct reports or staff. An evaluation board will convene to review submittals and identify top competitors to be considered for further evaluation.