Deputy County Administrator

County of Livingston, NY

Job Details

  • Job Function: Deputy Chief Administrative Officer
  • Credential: Preferred
  • Salary: $75,000 - $85,000.
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Population: 65,393
  • Where: 6 Court Stn , Geneseo, NY
  • Form of Government: County council-administrator/mgr
HOW TO APPLY

Post Date: Jan 18 2018

Interested qualified candidates should submit a County application, resume and cover letter to: Livingston County Department of Personnel Livingston County Government Center 6 Court Street, Room 206, Geneseo, New York 14454 Phone: (558) 243-7570, Fax: (585) 243-7936 The position is open until filled. The first application review will take place the week of 2/26/18 Livingston County is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

Summary

Livingston County is seeking a forward-thinking, professional candidate to serve as Deputy County Administrator. Reporting to the County Administrator, the Deputy will also be responsible for the direct oversight of the County’s Department of Central Services/Buildings & Grounds. This is a senior-level management position new to the County’s hierarchy. Public administration/public works experience is a plus. Salary range $75-85K with competitive benefit package and NYS Retirement System.
In addition to oversight of the Central Services Department and assisting the County Administrator in general areas of budgeting, operations & labor relations, the Deputy County Administrator will be directly involved in the following initiatives and deliverables: strategic plan oversight and implementation; capital improvement planning; process improvement implementation; transparency and performance measurement efforts; and risk and health insurance management. The Deputy also acts as the County Administrator in his absence and may lead or participate in many high-profile and confidential projects alongside the County Administrator.
The County operates under a Board of Supervisors-County Administrator form of government and is governed by a 17 member Board of Supervisors. The Board appoints the County Administrator to a four-year term to oversee the day to day operations of the organization and the current County Administrator was recently re-appointed and has been with the County since 2008. Livingston County has thirty-two specific departments. The County’s all-funds budget is $161 million, and the County has 1,200 employees.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Graduation from high school or possession of an appropriate equivalency diploma recognized by the NYS Department of education, AND EITHER:
A. Graduation from a regionally accredited or NYS Registered College with a Master's Degree in Public Administration, Business Administration or closely related field and have (4) four years of full-time paid experience in a responsible governmental administrative position;
OR:
B. Graduation from a regionally accredited or NYS Registered College with a Bachelor's Degree in Public Administration, Business Administration or closely related field and (6) six years of full-time paid experience in a responsible governmental administrative position.

Confidential inquiries can be made to Ian M. Coyle at icoyle@co.livingston.ny.us

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