Under general direction, plans, organizes, administers and directs the City’s risk management functions including general liability and loss prevention, workers’ compensation claims, occupational health and safety, return-to-work, safety management, emergency management, and employee training; proactively analyzes, develops and recommends new and improved risk management procedures and programs that cost-effectively minimize the City's exposure to liability and loss, and protect people and City financial and physical assets; coordinates with other divisions, departments, officials, outside agencies, and the public; provides complex professional assistance to the Deputy City Manager and other management staff; and performs related work as required.
This mid-management classification manages the City’s risk management activities including insurance, safety, loss control, property/liability and workers ’ compensation claims programs. Responsibilities include performing diverse, specialized, and complex work involving significant accountability and decision-making responsibility, The incumbent organizes and oversees day-to-day activities and is responsible for providing professional-level support to the Deputy City Manager. Successful performance of the work requires an extensive professional background as well as skill in coordinating work.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Any combination of training and experience that would provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the required qualifications would be:
Equivalent to graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with major coursework in risk management, safety, business or public administration, or a closely related field and five (5) years (full-time equivalent) of increasingly responsible experience in public sector risk management with three (3) years of supervisory, management, and/or administrative experience.
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS
Possession of a valid California Class C Driver's License.
Designation as an Associate in Risk Management (ARM), Associate in Risk Management for Public Entities (ARM-P), Enterprise-Wide Associate in Risk Management-ERM (ARM-E), or an equivalent is desirable.
APPLICATION PROCEDURE AND SELECTION PROCESS
A City application and supplemental questionnaire must be submitted online at www.cityofmenifee.us and received by August 20, 2020 @ 11:59 pm PST. Candidates must clearly demonstrate through their application materials that they meet the employment standards outlined above. All properly completed applications will be reviewed, and the most appropriately qualified individuals will be invited to continue in the selection process. Examinations for the position may consist of any combination of written, performance, and oral exams to evaluate the applicant's skill, training, and experience for the position. Successful applicants will be placed on an eligibility list.