Director of Public Health

Clinton County

Posted 9/17/2021

Job Type: Full-time

The Clinton County Health Department is a full service, fully accredited health department.

CLINTON COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER AND IS IN COMPLIANCE WITH ADA REQUIREMENTS.

Responsibilities

The Director of Public Health provides management of the overall day-to-day operations and personnel of the Health Department to assure the successful achievement of the department’s vision, mission, and numerous program objectives. The Director promotes and supports population health in Clinton County, New York by providing senior management, leadership and public health expertise. This position promotes individual and population public health by providing the essential services of public health within a variety of settings, ensures compliance with a broad range of current local and state health and environmental codes, regulations and policies; participates in multi-faceted community health and environmental projects; and provides technical assistance and information to individuals, families and groups regarding public health and environmental issues. The Clinton County Health Department includes a total of 63 staff working in three (3) service Divisions (Health Planning & Promotion; Health Care Services; and Environmental Health & Safety) as well as two (2) support Divisions (Administration and Finance & Information Technology). The Director provides guidance, mentoring, supervision and technical assistance to all staff. The work is performed under the direction of the Clinton County Board of Health.

Minimum Qualification

Typical Work Activities and Minimum Qualifications can be found on the Clinton County Personnel website
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Salary: Salary Range - $82,940.00 to $98,558.00

To Apply

Applicants should complete a Clinton County application for employment available on the Clinton County Personnel website and submit with all supporting documentation (transcripts, resume, and references as applicable) by close of business October 15th, 2021 to:

Ellen Hemingway, Office Manager
Clinton County Health Department
133 Margaret Street Plattsburgh NY 12901