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Director, Administration and Human Resources; Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit

Port Hope, Ontario
Deadline March 27, 2015

The Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit has an opening in its Port Hope office for a Director, Administration and Human Resources.

Position Summary:
As the most senior management staff of the Administration and Human Resources department (AHR), the Director is accountable to the Medical Officer of Health (MOH) for the provision of the Health Unit’s Administration and Human Resources services in order to support the implementation of the Ontario Public Health Standards (OPHS) (

These services include administrative, supervisory and managerial support, human resources, labour relations, financial management, facilities management, information technology, and adherence to relevant privacy legislation.

As a member of the Health Unit’s Executive and Management Committees, the Director is accountable to the MOH for providing leadership in the operation and administration of the Health Unit, and ensuring staff work within the appropriate scope of practice.

The Director regularly encounters differing complex problems requiring judgment to identify and analyze alternative courses of action and apply them to new solutions or applications. Direction is to be sought when solutions to problems are not apparent and/or the potential for and consequences of errors are high.
The position involves travel and variations of the working day.

Qualified applicants are invited to send a resume and cover letter by 4pm Friday, March 27, 2015.

For the complete job posting, please visit,AHR.aspx.