EXCELLENT BENEFITS that include medical, dental, and vision insurance, employee wellness & fitness center, short & long-term disability, retiree health insurance, supplemental life insurance, deferred compensation, TCDRS retirement, 16 County-observed holidays, vacation and sick leave, healthy lifestyle reimbursement, educational assistance program and much more.
IDEAL CANDIDATE: The ideal Chief Aide is responsible for completing a variety of tasks involving matters that are highly sensitive and confidential in nature which require a strong degree of discretion, good judgment, and tact, acting in a project manager capacity to the County Administrator. This position is viewed as a pathway to a significant career within the County and will be offered a variety of tasks in preparation of future promotional opportunities that may arise within El Paso County employment. The Chief Aide understands, appreciates, and promotes the County’s values, mission, and goals while representing the Chief Administrator in responding to a wide range of inquiries from the community and internally. The position triages communications for the Chief Administrator and provides outstanding customer service while interacting with a diverse group of public stakeholders including internal contacts at all levels of the organization, as well as high-ranking local, state, and federal officials.
EXPERIENCE, EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS:
Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university or college and five (5) years public administration/public policy experience in a large multi-functional local or state government organization, and one (1) year supervisory experience, or any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.