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Director of Public Health

Municipal/State/Federal Openings

Director of Public Health

Bridgeport, CT

Posting Date: March 29, 2021
Closing Date: April 23, 2021

Position Overview back to top

The City of Bridgeport is hiring! We are looking to hire a Director of Public Health to oversee the Health and Social Services Department. This department director level position involves various leadership roles and administrative responsibilities including selection, training and performance evaluation of subordinates, plus successful execution of departmental programs and projects. Administrative and professional public health work directing the municipal health program, including responsibility for planning, directing, coordinating, and supervising all health services for safeguarding and improving the health of city residents. Under the general direction of the Mayor and/or the City Chief Administrative Officer (CAO), the Director of Health has all of the duties imposed by the General Statutes of the State of Connecticut Section 19a-200 and the Public Health Code, and other regulations of the State Department of Health services and Bridgeport local ordinances.

Salary & Benefits back to top

The City of Bridgeport offers an excellent compensation package. Salary range, $134,340 - $147,771

How to Apply back to top

A detailed job description is available at

Please email a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to Deadline to submit your information is April 23, 2021.

The City of Bridgeport is an Equal Opportunity Employer