Job Opportunity

Program Administrator – Homeless Initiatives
San Joaquin County

Date Posted:

January 2, 2018


$95,244 – $115,776


The Program Administrator—Homeless Initiatives is an important leadership position which will administer San Joaquin County homeless programs by monitoring and evaluating pro-gram compliance with policies established by the Board of Supervisors, the County Administrator, and Homelessness Task Force/Continuum of Care. Serving as a liaison between the County, local jurisdictions, funding sources and various public and private agencies, the incumbent will facilitate the alignment and integration of homelessness initiatives, policies, programs, services and funding. This individual must be a collaborative problem solver, model a strong work ethic, and exhibit leadership skills, including accountability for one-self and others. The position is currently housed in the County Administrator’s office, but may transition to another agency in the future.

San Joaquin County is seeking a passionate and innovative leader who is experienced in creating solutions to the challenges of homelessness. Candidates must possess excellent oral and written communication skills in order to present information on current homelessness initiatives, funding opportunities and solutions to the Board of Supervisors, community partners and other stakeholders. The Program Administrator—Homeless Initiatives will be experienced in working alongside a diverse community from all socioeconomic backgrounds and collaborating to produce results.


Education: Possession of a master’s degree from an accredited college or university in business or public ad-ministration, community or economic development, social work, counseling, communications, or a field likely to pro-vide the knowledge and abilities required for this class. Please note that a bachelors degree in the above refer-enced areas is required.

Experience: Five years managing or administering hous-ing or homeless programs for a public or non-profit agen-cy; OR five years managing behavioral health, health care, social service, public assistance or other programs that served the homeless community, including responsi-bility for policy development and grant management; OR five years of public agency fiscal, purchasing, human re-sources, or related management experience.

Required Qualifications:
Education: Possession of a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in business administration, public administration, community development, social science, behavioral science, biological science, or a closely-related field.
License: Possession of a valid California driver’s license.

How to Apply:

Please submit your application and supplemental application :
Apply online at
San Joaquin County Human Resources
44 N. San Joaquin Street, Suite 330
Stockton, CA 95202

Filing Deadline:

January 12, 2018

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