COUNTY ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER
Mono County, California
Salary: $165,000 - $190,000
For a complete position profile, please visit the Prothman Company at https://www.prothman.com/ and click on "Open Recruitments."
Mono County’s spectacular high altitude setting in California’s Eastern Sierra boasts wide-open spaces, vibrant rural communities and a four-season climate, with unparalleled opportunities for outdoor recreation. Mono County covers 3,132 square miles and is home to 14,000 residents. Together, the County’s 17 census-designated places and one incorporated town, Mammoth Lakes, create a unique blend of vast rural landscapes and charming communities. Mammoth Lakes is home to Mammoth Mountain. This world-class ski area offers 3,500 skiable acres and a reliably long season. This and other destinations, including Mono Lake and Yosemite National Park, bring nearly five million visitors to the County annually, as tourism and outdoor recreation drive the local economy. The Mono County seat is located in Bridgeport.
Mono County is governed by a five-member Board of Supervisors. The County employs approximately 270 FTE’s and has a Fiscal Year 2018-2019 Budget of $101.6 Million. County departments include: Administration, Agriculture Commissioner, Animal Control, Assessor, Finance Director, Behavioral Health, Child Support Services, Clerk Recorder/Registrar/Clerk of the Board, Community Development, County Counsel, District Attorney, Economic Development, Elections, EMS, Environmental Health, Human Resources, Information Technology, Probation, Public Health, Public Works, Sheriff - Coroner, Social Services, Treasurer - Tax Collector, Veteran Services, and Workforce Services.
Operating with 7 FTE’s on a 2018/2019 budget of $2,453,975, the Mono County Administrative Office plans, monitors, and coordinates County operations. In addition to providing administration and executive management services, the County Administrative Office also includes the Human Resources Department and Risk Management Department. Under the direction of the Board of Supervisors, the County Administrative Officer (CAO) assists the Board with planning, organizing, reviewing, managing, and supervising the functions of the County government and represents the Board of Supervisors’ policies and programs with County staff, community organizations, other agencies and the public. The CAO is responsible for reviewing County departments’ annual budget requests and developing final expenditure recommendations for presentation to the Board of Supervisors, and directing County Human Resource, Labor Relations, Risk Management Training, and Economic Development functions. The CAO directly supervises the Human Resources Director, Risk Manager, Economic Development & Special Projects Director, appointed County Department Heads and Agency Directors, and other administrative and support staff assigned to the County Administrative Office.
A bachelor's degree in Business, Public Administration or a related field, and at least 7 years of progressively responsible professional administrative experience in a governmental agency, including at least 6 years of management responsibility, is required.
Mono County is an Equal Opportunity Employer. First review: May 29, 2019 (open until filled). To apply online, visit Prothman at https://www.prothman.com/ and click on "Submit Your Application" and follow the directions provided. Application materials will only be accepted electronically via the website. For questions, please call 206-368-0050.