Adult Correctional Health is seeking a skilled, talented, and dynamic manager with a strong skill set to lead the Adult Correctional Health Program. This is an exciting opportunity to work within an evolving program.
Please review the recruitment brochure linked below for information about this position, duties, knowledge, minimum qualifications, and attributes of an ideal candidate.
The County of Sacramento was incorporated in 1850 in response to the needs of a
growing population and was one of the original 27 counties of California. In 1933, the
Sacramento County Charter was established, along with the County Executive position.
The County is governed by five members of the Sacramento County Board of
Supervisors, elected on a non-partisan basis to serve staggered four-year terms, each
representing one of the five districts. The County Executive is responsible to the Board
for planning, organizing and directing County activities. Other elected officials include
the Assessor, District Attorney and the Sheriff.
In 1972, an amendment to the County Charter was implemented to organize the County
on an agency basis for more effective administration of functions for which the County
Executive is responsible to the Board of Supervisors. Approved by the electorate, the
amendment established agency heads to groups of County Departments. The four
agencies within the County, which report to the County Executive are Administrative
Services, Municipal Services, Public Works and Infrastructure, and Social Services.
Sacramento County has more than 30 departm...ents and offices that provide services to
The County is responsible, pursuant to the County Charter or ordinances, or by state or
federal mandate, to provide health and welfare, criminal justice and municipal services
(including law enforcement), as well as other services to County residents. Major
services include the Airport System, Animal Care and Regulation, Clerk Recorder,
Criminal Justice, Health and Welfare, Property Tax System, Regional Parks, Sheriff,
Transportation, Waste Management and Recycling, Voter Registration and Water
The County's total operating budget for 2021-22 is over $6.5 billion, and there are
more than 12,700 full-time employees.