COUNTIES AS CONVENERS: Inspiring leaders, building good policy
Policy Manager Recruitment -
June 8- 10, Hood River
The AOC Spring Conference is just around corner and it’s packed full of useful stuff. Many people bemoan the lack of elected officials who possess true leadership skills and the ability to get things done. AOC President Earl Fisher wants to change that. The Association of Oregon Counties has found success in the role of convener, but will this approach work for you in your county? Join us in Hood River June 8 – 10 for a full program.
The Association of Oregon Counties (AOC) seeks an experienced legislative advocate to join its dynamic policy management team. The position requires knowledge of legislative process, exceptional verbal and written communication skills, and demonstrated success as an advocate.
Experience with human services (public health, mental health, seniors, children and families), local government and related stakeholders is strongly desired. Salary commensurate with experience, range $60,000 to $85,000; includes generous benefits package. For a full job description, see Here
. To apply, go to Here
, download and complete the application form, and submit a completed application form, a letter of interest, and a resume to Mckenzie Farrell at firstname.lastname@example.org by 5:00pm., Friday, April 25, 2014.
Oregon County Structures -
There are three forms of county government in Oregon. Home Rule Counties. General Law Counties. County Courts. This chart
shows the structure of Oregon's 36 counties. It also shows which counties have non-partisan boards and courts. If you'd like more information about county government, please contact the AOC office at 503-585-8351 and ask for the Communications Manager.