Director, Environmental Health

County of San Diego LogoCompany:   County of San Diego

Location:   San Diego, CA

Date Posted:   October 9, 2019

Application Deadline:   October 31, 2019

Employment Type:   Full time 

Salary:   $185,000 - $195,000 Annually

Director, Environmental Health

About the Position

The Department of Environmental Health (DEH) of the County of San Diego is seeking applications and résumés from qualified individuals for Director, Environmental Health. This exceptional executive position will be a strategist and innovator who strives for continuous improvement. The selected candidate will be responsible for providing leadership and oversight over DEH, a nationally recognized agency with award winning programs and has an annual operating budget of $53 million with 308 employees.


A current certificate as a Registered Environmental Health Specialist by the State of California and a bachelor's degree from an accredited U.S. college or university or a certified foreign studies equivalency AND, five years of management level experience that demonstrates the ability to perform the essential functions of the classification. Experience must include three years of experience with an Environmental Health Agency. Experience must have included at least one year of supervision.

Note: A master's degree or higher degree may substitute for a total of one year of experience and cannot be applied to the required one year of supervision.

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