Deputy Commissioner of Health

Erie County

Posted 3/11/2020

Job Type: Full-time

Responsibilities

The Erie County Department of Health is seeking an experienced leader to fill the current Deputy Commissioner of Health vacancy. The Deputy Commissioner of Health plays an integral role as part of the executive management team lead by the Commissioner of the Erie County Department of Health (ECDOH). Reporting directly to the Commissioner, the Deputy Commissioner of Health will provide management oversight and support for all of the administrative and logistical areas of the department as well as multiple clinics that provide direct care services to Erie County Residents. The successful candidate will work collaboratively with the commissioner and other managers to strategically address employee skill development by providing coaching and training opportunities for managers and employees throughout all of the ECDOH divisions. The Deputy Commissioner of Health will be responsible for developing and implementing policies and procedures for the ECDOH. On the behalf of the Commissioner of Health the Deputy Commissioner of Health attends meetings, training sessions and conferences relating to public and clinic administration. The Deputy Commissioner of Health represents the department in labor negotiations and labor management meetings.

Competitive benefits package includes comprehensive health, dental and vision coverage and NYS retirement.

 

Minimum Qualification

Preferred Qualifications

A.)  Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university with a Master’s Degree and Four years supervisory experience; experience in clinical health or clinical health related field; or:

B.)   Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university with a bachelor’s Degree and six years of supervisory experience; experience in clinical health or clinical health related field.

 

Salary: Starting Annual Salary: $ $77,428

To Apply

Interested candidates are encouraged to submit a cover letter and resume by March 18, 2020 to:

 Mr. Timothy R. Hogues, Commissioner of Personnel, Erie County,

95 Franklin Street, 6th Floor, Buffalo, NY 14202

or by email to Timothy.Hogues@erie.gov

 

Only those whose resumes are being considered will be contacted.

Erie County is an Equal Opportunity Employer