The Public Health Director bears ultimate responsibility for the overall operation and function of the Public Health Department, Falls Community Health (provider of primary health and dental care), and serves as the City Health Officer.
A master’s degree from an accredited college or university with major work in public health or related work and three (3) years’ experience in public health and ambulatory healthcare work, some of which should be at the supervisory level; or any such combination of education, experience, and training as may be acceptable to the hiring authority.
Internal Number: 112233
About City of Sioux Falls
The City of Sioux Falls is governed by a mayor/council form of government, established by a home rule charter election in 1995. The executive and administrative power of the City is vested in the mayor. The council is a part-time, policy-making, and legislative body. The mayor and council members are elected to four-year terms and may not serve more than two consecutive terms. The City of Sioux Falls employs over 1,300 full-time employees, and approximately 700 temporary and seasonal employees. The City’s 2021 budget is $593.6 million. Over $736 million is scheduled to finance the City’s Capital Improvement Program during the next five years.