Human Resources Director - City of Bothell, Washington

The City of Bothell, WA, population 44,000, is located in the Seattle metropolitan area, in King and Snohomish Counties, close to Mt. Rainier, Puget Sound, and the incomparable Olympic Peninsula. Appointed by and reporting directly to the City Manager, the Human Resources Director will oversee a staff of four and an annual budget of $2.5 million. As Bothell grows, its city government grows with it, not just in size but sophistication. The City Manager is looking for a person with the strength and courage to build a creative, high-functioning human resources department, able to keep up with, and support, the rest of the organization, a strong, solution-oriented leader with impeccable integrity and the highest ethical standards, a person of character. A Bachelor’s Degree in human resources, business or public administration, or related field, and seven years of professional human resources program management experience are required. Strong experience in labor negotiations with multiple bargaining units, especially in the public sector (police and fire), is highly preferred. PHR or SPHR certification through SHRM is preferred.

Filing Deadline is September 18, 2017.
Resumes are acknowledged within 2 business days.