Riverside County: Public Health Laboratory Director

Riverside County


The Public Health Laboratory Director will be responsible for planning, organizing, developing and directing the operations of the Department of Public Health ‘s laboratory.


The incumbent will establish long and short-term objectives for the Public Health Laboratories and direct the formulation and implementation of policies and procedures necessary for their

accomplishment.


The ideal candidate will be board certified by a federal Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) approved program and have four years of relevant public health laboratory work experience in a CLIA certified or accredited by a CLIA deemed organization as a high

complexity clinical public health laboratory, including two years in a supervisory capacity. The ideal candidate is a strategic, visionary and business-savvy scientist able to meet the challenges of growing the lab into a state and national leader.


Incumbents are considered “At Will” and serve at the pleasure of the Director of Public Health . They are responsible for the overall administration, supervision, coordination, and management in the Department’s Public Health Laboratory.


This class has been deemed eligible for a discretionary Performance Recognition Plan as set forth under Article 3, Section 311(C) of the County Management Resolution.


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Interested parties may apply by emailing a copy of a comprehensive resume to RivCo-phld@berkeleysearch.com. Please include RivCo PHLD Recruitment in the subject line.

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