JOB TITLE: Community Services Director JOB CODE: 300 CLASSIFICATION: Exempt DEPARTMENT/DIVISION: Community Services SUPERVISOR: Deputy County Manager
Position Summary: Under limited supervision of the Deputy County Manager, plans, organizes and directs the Community Services Department staff and operations, including the Library; , Parks, Recreation and Open Space; and Social Services Divisions, as well as cultural services contracts. Develops and implements community services and planning policies and procedures, and assures compliance with all laws and ordinances. Maintains confidentiality of all privileged information. The Community Services Director serves at the pleasure of the County Manager.
Minimum Qualifications: •Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Library Science, Recreation, Public Administration, Business Administration or related field. •Eight years of experience in library, parks, recreation management, social services, or public administration. •Four years of management experience across all years of job related experience. •Must establish residency in Los Alamos County within ninety days.
Preferred Qualifications: •Master’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Library Science, Recreation, Public Administration, Business Administration or related field. •Valid New Mexico driver’s license.
Internal Number: 20073
About Los Alamos County
Los Alamos is an incorporated county, established under a
special provision of the state constitution. It has both county and
municipal authority and powers. Los Alamos County Council
has also adopted a home rule Charter. Under the Charter, the
Council is the governing body of the County. The Council consists
of seven members elected, at large, for four-year, staggered
terms. The Council appoints the County Manager and County
Attorney. The Utilities Manager is appointed by the Board
of Public Utilities, with the formal approval of the Council. Los
Alamos County employs about 700 people.