Health Commissioner

Company: City of Minneapolis Health Department

Location: Minneapolis, MN

Date Posted: September 12, 2022

Application Deadline:  First review of applications occurs on October 6, 2022

Employment Type: Full Time

Salary: The City of Minneapolis offers a market competitive salary, depending on qualifications, and comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, dental, life, and disability insurance. Additionally, the city offers Health Reimbursement Account (HRA)/Voluntary Employees’ Beneficiary Association Plan (VEBA) spending accounts, a telephone allowance, paid vacation, holidays, sick leave, parental leave, and the opportunity to participate in the Public Employee Retirement Association (PERA). Qualified employees may also participate in the Minnesota State Retirement System (MSRS).

Health Commissioner

About the Position

The City of Minneapolis is seeking a highly skilled, accomplished leader to be its next Health Commissioner.

Click here for the recruitment brochure and to learn more about this excellent opportunity. 


Qualified candidates will possess at minimum a master's degree in Public Health, Health Administration, Biology, Chemistry, or a closely related health field, and a minimum of ten (10) years related professional experience managing a large multi-service organization with a health focus. Experience working with a municipal government organization is desired, but not required. Experience leading teams is required, and managing public health response, programs, and related initiatives, including physical and mental health, food safety security and systems, drug addiction treatment and prevention, and responding to the Covid-19 pandemic are highly desired.

How to Apply

Qualified candidates are asked to submit their cover letter and resume by October 6, 2022, and complete required questions on the Baker Tilly website.