July 24, 2014
$92,159 – $112,507 per year
The County of Nevada, California, located in the scenic Sierra foothills, seeks an Agricultural Commissioner to plan, organize and direct County-wide programs including Agriculture Management, Weights and Measures, and Wildlife Services Program; coordinate the local enforcement of laws and regulations for the promotion and protection of agriculture, control of pests, pesticides and animals, and promotion of related public safety; provide expert professional assistance to the Board of Supervisors and County management staff in areas of responsibility; and perform related work as required.
Minimum requirements include a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited four year college or university with specialization in one or more appropriate disciplines in agricultural, biological, chemical or physical sciences and five years of increasingly responsible professional experience in the enforcement of agricultural or weights and measures laws, which has included at least two years at a supervisory or program management level.
How to Apply:
For complete information and to apply, please visit www.mynevadacounty.com or call 530-265-7010.
Open until filled with a first cut-off date of Monday, August 25, 2014 @ 5:00pm. Tentative Oral Board Date is Thursday, October 2, 2014.