Human Resources Director
County of Ventura, CA

County of Ventura is seeking a Director of Human Resources. The ideal candidate will have a clearly defined customer service focus, for both internal and external customers, with a personal style that will enable him/her to quickly become a part of the close knit, team orientated County Executive Office. Building positive and trusting relationships with internal customers and bringing creativity and innovation to the organization are also valued skills. A collaborative and participative approach, a commitment to diversity, as well as strong traditional administrative and management abilities will be necessary. Familiarity with the Lean 6 Sigma program and an understanding of performance measurement systems are also of importance. Alignment with the County’s pursuit of excellence in public service and a commitment to supporting others in the achievement of countywide goals will be key for success in this position. Key knowledge skills and abilities include a deep understanding of labor relations and negotiations, sound judgment, leadership skills in the oversight of the County’s merit system in a hybrid organization human resources function. Appreciation, support, and value of the County’s DEIA initiatives with an ability to clearly communicate complex and sensitive matters to stakeholders.

Location: Ventura, California
Salary: $210,088 - $308,860
Final filing date: February 26, 2024

Please make sure to have your Resume, Cover Letter, and List of References ready for upload before you start the application process. One combined document that includes all three items is preferred.