Job Opportunity

Director of Human Services
Sonoma County

Date Posted:

June 26, 2020


$192,077 – $231,920/Annually*


The Director of Human Services sets policy and leads staff effectively by being a dynamic, service oriented leader who embodies advocacy and outreach. Reporting to the County Administrator, the Director has delegated authority and is held accountable for the overall resource development and administration of all programs, services and employees of the department. The ability to maintain high standards of performance, customer service, and positive interactions within an environment that has fiscal challenges and political influences are critical to the position.


The ideal candidate for Director of Human Services will have an awareness of Sonoma County culture and diversity, and possess the ability to both create and strategically and tactically implement a clear vision. A degree in social work, public administration, business administration, or a closely related field, and 5+ years of increasingly responsible experience managing a human services organization or large division of such organization is expected in order to meet qualifications. Possession of a Master’s degree is desirable.

How to Apply:

Sonoma County offers a total compensation package that is both attractive and competitive. The position receives a cash allowance in addition to base salary. Combined, the annual salary is $192,077-$231,920. Benefits described herein do not represent a contract and may be changed without notice. For more information and instructions on how to apply, visit or The County of Sonoma is an equal opportunity employer. Apply by 7/22/20

Filing Deadline:

July 22, 2020

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