County of Sacramento

Sacramento County covers 984 square miles and is home to the California state capital, 1.5 million residents and seven incorporated cities: Citrus Heights, Elk Grove, Folsom, Galt, Isleton, Rancho Cordova, and Sacramento. The County is home to more than 15,000 acres of park, plus the 23-mile American River Parkway, where more than five million visitors enjoy the unique wildlife and recreation area annually. The County is a leader in the 21st century economy with growing advanced manufacturing, agriculture and food, clean energy technology, information and communications technology and life sciences.

The Deputy County Executive – Community Services has the overall responsibility for policy development, fiscal management, and the administration and coordination of programs and services for all assigned departments. Agency departments include the Agricultural Commissioner Sealer of Weights and Measures, Airports, Animal Care and Regulation, Community Development, Economic Development, Regional Parks, Transportations, Waste Management and Recycling, and Water Resources. The Deputy County Executive – Community Services also acts as the County Executive’s liaison to the Sanitation Districts Agency and the Southeast Connector JPA. The position works under the executive policy direction of the County Executive Officer and provides policy direction to all subordinate department heads. The County of Sacramento is seeking a dynamic individual with a broad community services background as well as extensive, in-depth executive level experience directing community services programs and activities.

  • Have two (2) years of experience as a department head for a Sacramento County Community Services agency OR two (2) years of executive experience in a public agency with responsibility for directing public works and municipal services departments for a large governmental agency
  • Possess a Bachelor’s degree or higher from an accredited college or university in public administration, business administration, civil engineering, or a related field

The annual salary range for this Deputy County Executive – Community Services is $248,380 – $273,822, including a 3.35% management incentive. Placement within this range is dependent upon qualifications and experience. The County of Sacramento also offers an excellent benefits program (please see brochure for more details).

If you are interested in this outstanding opportunity, please apply online at Please contact Valerie Phillips at (916) 784-9080 should you have any questions.

Filing Deadline: Open Until Filled; First Screening of Resumes on March 11, 2022

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