Job Posting: San Jose, CA Assistant Director of Human Resources

Job Posting: San Jose, CA Assistant Director of Human Resources

City of San Jose, CA Assistant Director of Human Resources

Salary: $116,596 to $181,750 DOQ.

San José’s quality of life is unsurpassed. Located roughly 50 miles south of San Francisco and 30 miles east of Pacific Coast beaches, the City is in a valley surrounded by the Diablo and Santa Cruz mountain ranges and enjoys an average of 300 days of sunshine a year.

The Assistant Director will report to the Director of Human Resources and provide supervision and guidance to the Department’s Divisions of Employment, Benefits, Health and Safety, and Administration. The Assistant Director of Human Resources will assist the Director with the development and implementation of long and short-range departmental goals and allow the Director more capacity for strategic initiatives. The Department’s 2016-2017 Adopted Budget is $10.36 million with a staff of 54.

Requires a bachelor’s degree in public administration, business administration, or human resources related field (a master’s degree is highly preferred); and 7 years of increasingly responsible Human Resources experience managing complex Human Resources related issues. Previous experience working in a unionized civil service environment would be highly advantageous in this role but public sector or local government experience is not a requirement for this position. Experience at a level equivalent to Deputy Director is desirable.

Apply on-line by March 31, 2017 at For questions contact Sherrill Uyeda at or Cindy Krebs at or (562) 901-0769. EEO/ADA