LOCAL PUBLIC HEALTH DIRECTOR

 

POSITION VACANCY

LOCAL PUBLIC HEALTH DIRECTOR

Salary Grade: 85                                             Salary Range: $100,280 – $197,465

Open Date: September 22, 2023                     Closing Date: Open until filled

 Description of Work:  This position manages the Martin-Tyrrell-Washington Health District with a staff of 60+ positions and an annual budget in excess of eight million dollars.  This is accomplished in accordance with North Carolina General Statutes in addition to the Board of Health and three Boards of Commissioners’ rules and regulations.  Employee will be accountable for both administrative and management duties requiring compliance and adherence with federal, state and local policies and will direct complex health programs serving a large and diversified population.  Employee will also ensure that effective public health services are provided to the citizens of the three-county district and for the implementation and maintenance of plans, activities, budgets and policies.

 Recruitment Standards:  Master’s Degree in public health administration and at least one year of employment experience in health programs or health services; or a master’s degree in a public health discipline other than public health administration and at least three years of employment  experience in health programs or health services; or a master’s degree in public administration and at least two years’ experience in health programs or health services; or a master’s degree in a field related to public health and at least three years of experience health programs or health services.

Minimum training and experience requirements are in accordance with GS 130A-40 and GS 130A-45.5.  For a master’s degree related to public health, the determination must be made by the State Health Director.

 Application Process:  Preference will be given to candidates with extensive experience in the development and administration of a variety of health programs in a health organization.  Candidates must complete and submit a North Carolina Employment Application (PD-107) along with a certified copy of college/university transcripts.  Resumes will be accepted but will not serve as a substitute for the application.  The successful candidate will be required to reside within the three-county district and/or to relocate to the area within six months after employment.  Applications may be forwarded to the address listed below.

Ms. Laurie Irwin-Pinkley
c/o MTW District Health Department
198 Highway 45 North
Plymouth, North Carolina 27962   

  Martin-Tyrrell-Washington District Health Department is AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER