Sutter County, California

Human Resources Director
Annual salary range: $115,650 to $161,648
Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Known for its close-knit, community-oriented rural/suburban environment, Sutter County (pop. 96,000) is centrally located, with the county seat of Yuba City just 40 miles north of Sacramento. The County’s FY ’17-’18 total budget is $320 million and includes 1,008 FTEs. The County is supported by 19 departments and provides a broad variety of services such as law enforcement, development services, general services, human services, public works, and veteran’s services.

The County is seeking a seasoned leader with a proven track record of quickly and effectively assessing, engaging with, and acclimating to an organization’s needs. This role requires creative ability, resourcefulness and discriminating judgment in the analysis and solution of complex problems, and the ability to make technical decisions on specialized matters. Exceptional leadership, interpersonal, communication and collaboration skills will be critical to the success of the next Director.

A Bachelor’s Degree and five years of increasingly responsible experience involving the direction of and policy determination for comprehensive human resource programs, including three years in a responsible management or supervisory capacity are expected. A Master’s Degree in a related field is preferred.

To apply, submit your résumé, cover letter, and a list of six references (two supervisors, two direct reports and two colleagues). Please go to our website to read the detailed recruitment brochure and submit your application:

For more information contact:

Pam Derby
CPS HR Consulting
Ph: (916) 263-1401

To view an online brochure for this position visit:
Sutter County website:

Sutter County is an equal opportunity employer.