Sierra County, CA

Chief Technology Officer
Annual salary: Up to $125,000 DOQ
Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Exceptional opportunity for a technology professional who loves the outdoors – mountain biking, fishing and hiking!

Located just north of Lake Tahoe in the Sierra Nevada Mountains, rugged and rural Sierra County (pop. 3,000), a mountain bike mecca and home to the Downieville Classic, is seeking a resourceful, collaborative, hands-on information systems professional to mold this newly created position. This is an exceptional opportunity to serve as a key strategic partner in advancing the effectiveness of County operations.

Ideal candidates will be results-driven professionals experienced in assessing IS functions and managing projects. The successful candidate will be a highly effective communicator who is able to build solid working relationships with the Board of Supervisors, peers and staff. Candidates should possess a commitment to accountability and responsive, high quality customer service. This team player will possess the interpersonal skills and professional demeanor necessary to successfully collaborate with multiple stakeholders to find workable solutions to information system challenges in this small, rural county. A Bachelor’s degree and five years of progressively responsible supervisorial or management experience is preferred, but not required.

To apply, submit your résumé, cover letter, and six work-related references (two supervisors, two direct reports and two colleagues). Résumé should reflect beginning/ending dates of positions held.

Please go to our website to submit your application and review the recruitment brochure detailing all desirable qualifications:

For additional information please contact:

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

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

Sierra County is an equal opportunity employer.