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Salary: $105,244.05 - $133,403.30 Annually
Location: Downtown Seattle, WA
Job Type: Career Service Exempt
Department: Department of Public Health--Environmental Health Services
Job Number: 18NH05464
Closing: Continuous


Public Health Seattle & King County is seeking an Assistant Division Director, Food and Facilities Section to provide innovative and strategic leadership to further support the Food and Water Recreation programs within the Environmental Health Services Division. This position will incorporate fairness, opportunity, and elimination of inequities into all program activities in support of King County's Equity and Social Justice ordinance. The Environmental Health Services Division focuses on prevention of disease through safe food and water and promotes safe and healthy environmental conditions throughout King County for the benefit of all residents and visitors.


The Assistant Division Director is a member of the Environmental Health Services Leadership team and reports to the Environmental Health Services Division Director. 

The ideal candidate is a creative, customer-focused entrepreneur who is able to build and maintain strategic partnerships with a variety of entities within the community; professional and business associations, county government, and governments at state and national levels. The candidate will manage the day to day operations of the section, possess strong technical knowledge in the areas of food and water recreation, and will support and motivate staff to continue to provide the best possible services to the people of King County. Of significant importance for the ideal candidate is the ability to conduct ongoing quality assurance and quality control (QA/QC) for King County's Restaurant Grading/Food Rating System, oversight of
foodborne illness investigations, and ensuring field inspections are conducted efficiently, in a timely manner, and with consistency between both inspectors and establishments.


This position is open to all qualified applicants.

REQUIRED MATERIALS: Candidates who wish to be considered for this position must submit an online King County application resume and cover letter.

If you have any questions regarding this recruitment or the application process, please contact Nicolae Horea, Human Resources Analyst at (206) 263-8736 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Agency: Public Health Seattle & King County
Address: 401 5th Avenue, Suite 1300, Seattle, Washington, 98104
Phone: (206) 296-4600

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