Under general direction of the Director of Community Services, to manage, plan, coordinate, and supervise the Abilene-Taylor County Public Health District, the City of Abilene's Health Division; to negotiate, plan, and coordinate with Federal, State, Taylor County and other local authorities on matters concerning public health programs; and to assist the Abilene-Taylor County Public Health Advisory Board and the Health Authority/Medical Director to ensure efficient delivery of public health services; to perform special assignments; and to coordinate administrative and program matters.
Six years of paid experience in public health, public administration, or
management including two years of managerial, administrative, or supervisory responsibilities. E
Equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in public health, public administration or a health related field. A Master’s degree is preferable.
Ability to work in a standard office environment; exposure to outdoors; potential exposure to infectious, chemical, radiological, nuclear and explosive agents; ability to travel to different sites.