Environmental Health Program Manager

County of Sonoma logoCompany:   County of Sonoma

Location:   Santa Rosa, CA

Date Posted:   May 13, 2019

Application Deadline:   Open until filled

Employment Type:   Full time

Salary:   $7,437 - $9,042

Environmental Health Program Manager

About the Position

Reporting to the Director of Environmental Health, the Environmental Health Program Manager is part of the Environmental Health and Safety Section's program development team and works to support continuous quality improvement, accountability, fiscal responsibility, and the enhancement of innovative and proficient consumer and environmental protection programs.

The position is responsible for working with three Supervising Environmental Health Specialists to develop programs, establish performance standards, and facilitate opportunities for staff training and advancement which furthers the mission of the Department and the strategic direction of the County. Specific responsibilities include:

  • Development of the annual budget, analysis of fees for service, and contract/grant management
  • Coordinating program activities with other government agencies, county departments, and the private sector
  • Performing analysis of complex problems affecting program efficiency
  • Acting for the Director of Environmental Health in their absence


The ideal candidate will be a forward-thinking, progressive, responsive, and confident manager with demonstrated problem solving, customer service, and leadership skills to advance the Section's goals and services. Additionally, they will possess:

  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to easily relate to audiences of all levels and adjust to a variety of situations
  • Familiarity with environmental health practices, statutes, regulations, and monitoring methods
  • Supervisory skills with the ability to coach and support staff in development of both technical and interpersonal skills
  • Experience developing, presenting, and monitoring budgets, contracts, fees for service studies, and other fiscal matters

How to Apply

Apply Online: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/sonoma/jobs/2437382/environmental-health-program-manager?keywords=environmental&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs