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Public Health Director


St. Lawrence County is seeking an experienced professional to lead its staff of thirty-one (31) in the Public Health Department. The ideal candidate will possess knowledge of public health practice, outstanding leadership, communication, and administrative skills. Leading the Department in the COVID-19 Response while working closely with partners at the State level and will be required in the community to educate and advocate for the health of county residents.
Duties include overall leadership of all Public Health related activities and programs including Child Health, Pre-Kindergarten, Early Intervention, Coroners, Preventive Health, Communicable Disease, and others.
Position: Public Health Director
Organization: St. Lawrence County
Location: Canton,  NY 
United States
Salary: $97,933 to $120,581
Posting Start Date:
Date Posted: 4/15/2021
Requirements MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Master’s Degree in Public Health or related field (health administration, public health, nursing, environmental health or community health education),
+ 2 yrs. of administrative experience in a health related organization or government agency. Experience should demonstrate effective communication skills and knowledge to administer public health programs, manage staff and budget, establish and implement policy and goals, and comply with legal requirements. 
NOTE: Permanent appointment subject to approval by the New York State Department of Health.
SALARY RANGE: $97,933 to $120,581 w/excellent benefits package
A detailed job description and qualifications be found at:  www.hr.stlawco.org
Send a letter of interest, resume and writing sample to Ruth A. Doyle, County Administrator, 48 Court Street, Canton, New York 13617. Applications will be accepted until Friday, May 7, 2021. AA/EOE.
Status: This listing expires on: 5/15/2021
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Organization Information
St. Lawrence County
48 Court Street

Canton,  NY 13617
United States
(315) 379-2276
Ruth A. Doyle, County Administrator