Job Opportunity

Director of Social Services
Fresno County

Date Posted:

January 19, 2022


Annual Salary: $150,000 – $200,000


The County of Fresno is offering a rewarding and challenging career opportunity for an experienced Social Services professional with strong communication and leadership skills, and the ability to build relationships, collaborate, creatively problem-solve, and create a vision for the future to serve as the Director of Social Services. The Director of Social Services, reporting to the County Administrative Officer, determines policy, develops programs and formulates operational objectives within local, state and federal legal requirements, County ordinances, policies and procedural guidelines.


Education: Possession of a bachelor’s degree that is acceptable within the United States’ accredited college or university system.

Experience: Five (5) years of full-time, paid management work experience equivalent to a deputy director with direct oversight of large scale social services programs. Prior experience as director of a social services agency is desirable. Substitution: Possession of a master’s degree that is acceptable within the United States’ accredited college or university system may be substituted for one (1) year of the required experience.

License: Possession of a valid Class “C” driver’s license, or equivalent, may be required.

How to Apply:

To view electronic brochure visit Priority will be given to applications received by Friday, February 4, 2022 at 4:00 p.m. (postmarks and faxed materials will not be accepted). You must turn in: 

  • Fresno County Employment Application
  • Current Comprehensive Resume
  • Response to Supplemental Questions

Note: See electronic brochure for details. Supplemental questions are available via the online application. Responses to supplemental questions must be attached to your online application or submitted via fax to (559) 455-4788 by the closing date/time of this recruitment.

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