Solano County: Public Health Laboratory Assistant Director

Solano County


The incumbent in this position assists in planning, organizing, and directing the activities of the Public Health Laboratory; acts as a diagnostic and reference resource for partner agencies; identifies communicable diseases and environmental problems; provides statistical data; and assists in maintaining the laboratory to meet State and Federal standards.

In addition to meeting the minimum qualifications, the ideal candidate will possess:

  • Strong understanding of Public Health laboratory principles and processes and related activities.

  • Strong leadership and management skills.

  • Initiative and creativity with respect to identifying necessary new tests and platforms, and cultivating new partners and clients.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, and a commitment to keeping Joint Exercise of Powers Agreement partners well informed.

  • Ability to interface effectively with community partners, other local, state, and national labs, and lab associations.

  • Understanding of laboratory budgeting and fiscal needs.


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