Human Resources Director - City of Ventura, CA

City of Ventura


Ventura, CA 93001


$139,339 – $186,716
per year

As part of California’s “Gold Coast Region,” the City of Ventura (pop. 110,790) is among America’s most desirable places to live. Thirty miles south of Santa Barbara, its golden beaches, 32 parks and historic sites, and over 800 acres of open space provide popular recreation opportunities like biking, hiking, and kayaking.  Consisting of eleven team members, Human Resources is a strategic partner to other city departments and is supported by a FY2020-21 budget of $9.65M. 

The ideal candidate will be a transformational leader, energized by the opportunity to reimagine human resources in local government. With a solid foundation to build on, this forward-thinking professional will be capable of advancing an innovative and supportive workplace that is positioned to thrive and evolve during as well as beyond the current pandemic. 

Salary range is $139,339 - $186,716; placement within the range will be DOQE. Salary supplemented by competitive benefits. Closes Sunday, October 4, 2020.

Tina White ·  619.948.1786


Job Requirements

Education and experience equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree and six years of increasingly responsible HR experience that includes two years of management and administrative responsibility.  Public sector experience and Master’s degree preferred.

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