Salary: $130,002 Annually, negotiable depending on qualifications

Department: County Administration

Location: 301 North Olive Avenue, WPB

Hours: 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M., Monday - Friday

Other: Valid Florida Driver's License and PBC Risk Management Department driving history approval prior to appointment.


Assists the County Administrator in the management of County departments, agencies, special offices and programs. Responsible for supervision of the daily operations of County government. Directs department heads in the daily management of County operations. Approves criteria for evaluation of effectiveness of departmental programs and operations. Evaluates departments' performance. Assists department heads with administrative problems and procedures. Provides long range planning and policy direction in assigned areas. Confers with representatives of other jurisdictions, developers, private industry, civic and community groups on matters of interest pertaining to assigned departments or functions. Reviews departmental budget requests and provides advice, assistance, authorizes changes as necessary. Conducts factfinding studies, observes operations and determines changes needed to departmental policies or procedures. Initiates and carries through to completion special programs and projects as directed by the County Administrator. Work is reviewed by the County Administrator through conferences, reports and observation of results achieved.

The Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners provides an excellent benefits package, including medical, dental and life insurance as well as vacation and sick leave, tuition reimbursement and participation in the Florida Retirement System.


Bachelor's Degree in Public/Business Administration, Economics, Finance, or related; minimum of seven (7) years progressively responsible managerial experience. Equivalency: Unrelated Bachelor's Degree and nine (9) years of related experience.

PREFERENCE FOR: Government management work experience.

Visit for job description and to apply online. May submit scannable application/resume with any Veteran's Preference documentation to Palm Beach County Human Resources, 100 Australian Avenue #300, West Palm Beach, Florida 33406 Info 561/616-6888 Fax 561/616-6893 (No e-mail applications/resumes accepted). Applications/resumes must include Job ID number, and will be accepted no later than 5:00 p.m. on January 27, 2017. EO/AA M/F/D/V (DFWP), Drug Free Work Place; All employees of Palm Beach County may be required to work before, during and/or after a natural or man-made disaster or hurricane.

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