Human Resources Director

Organization: Volusia County, FL
Salary: Salary negotiable, depending on qualifications; plus a very competitive and comprehensive benefits package.
Close Date: Open until filled

Job Description:



Volusia, County, Florida (population 509,341) is seated in DeLand. The County is home to a number of public and private colleges and universities (including Stetson, Embry Riddle and Bethune Cookman), beautiful Atlantic beaches, an excellent public school system, and outstanding state and local parks. The County is bordered by the St. Johns River on the west and the Atlantic Ocean on the east. It is easily accessible to Daytona Beach and the Orlando metropolitan areas. Cost of living, compared to other areas in Florida, is very reasonable.

Volusia County has a highly stable Council/Manager form of government with approximately 3,100 full-time and 800 part-time/seasonal employees. There are currently two unions and three contracts. The Human Resources Director serves at the pleasure of the County Manager as one of his key support staff members. He or she manages a staff of 29 employees who provide a full range of human resources services including benefits, self-insured health, classification, compensation, payroll, retirement, employment, employee relations, recruitment, risk management, labor relations, training and development, safety, and wellness.

Requires a Bachelor's degree in Business or Public Administration, Human Resources or related field, and five (5) years of progressively responsible experience in human resources management and administration. Higher amounts of education, training, or experience may be substituted for the minimum qualifications. The ideal applicant will have local government experience with a thorough understanding of the functions listed above and how they are applied in a governmental entity.

Compensation: Salary negotiable, depending on qualifications; plus a very competitive and comprehensive benefits package.

Closing Date: Open until filled

To apply: Please submit your resume and cover letter with current salary to:

Robert E. Slavin, President
3040 Holcomb Bridge Road, Suite A-1
Norcross, Georgia 30071
Phone: (770) 449-4656
Fax: (770) 416-0848
Web site:

Note: Under Florida Law, resumes are public documents and will be provided to the media upon request. Please call prior to submitting your resume if confidentiality is important to you.

Volusia County Is a Drug Free Workplace and an Equal Opportunity Employer Committed to a Diverse Workforce

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