Lake County Florida

Public Safety Director
Posting Number: 21-04-26-2578
Pay Grade: 27E
$73,174.40 - $120,598.40
Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Job Summary:
The essential function of this position is the responsibility for managing multiple areas related to Public Safety, including Fire Rescue, Emergency Medical Services, Public Safety Support, Emergency Management and Probation Services. The Public Safety Director performs work with considerable independent judgement, overseeing assigned offices/departments and their operations, developing courses of action and recommendations. He/she is responsible for participating in the planning and development of policy and resolving challenges and issues within their area of assignment. May be required to assist with emergency support functions in the event of a declared emergency and/or any other emergency duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:
Any equivalent combination of education, training and experience may be considered. Requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Public Administration, Emergency Management, Business or related field with five years of progressively responsible governmental administrative and supervisory experience.

Requires a Florida driver's license.

Full time employees are offered a competitive benefit package including paid holidays, annual and sick leave, retirement, health, dental and other benefits. * The selected candidate will need to successfully complete a drug/alcohol test prior to appointment.