Published
January 21, 2020
Location
San Mateo County
Job Type

Description

The County of San Mateo is located in the heart of the San Francisco Peninsula, offering a wide range of recreational pursuits, economic opportunities and numerous attractions. The 770,000 residents of the County enjoy a diverse, multi-cultural citizenry, cosmopolitan ambiance, temperate climate, clean air, rural open space, and a geographic location in the heart of the San Francisco Peninsula.

The County Agricultural Commissioner/Sealer of Weights & Measures is an executive management position that also acts as Director of Agricultural Services*. The Director of Agricultural Services plans, organizes, directs and controls the activities of the Agriculture/Weights and Measures Department, administers state and federal legally mandated enforcement programs, and manages a $6.5 million department budget. The Director interacts on a regular basis with other agencies and stakeholders, and serves on the County Agricultural Advisory Committee, providing advice and recommendations to the Planning Commission and Board of Supervisors on agricultural land use and preservation issues.

The Agricultural Commissioner/Sealer reports to the Deputy County Manager and provides leadership for a  staff of 29 permanent and 10 seasonal employees, in three offices located throughout the county.

The annual salary range is $165,568 - $207,022*. The County offers an excellent benefits package that is available to spouses, domestic partners, and other dependents

This is the direct link to our job brochure: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/sanmateo/jobs/2662101/director-of-agriculture-weights-and-measures