In today's global economy, we are all interlinked, and what happens in international business and politics has a huge impact here in Oregon. Knowing the dynamics of Oregon's concerns around health care benefits, financial and insurance regulation, worker and building safety, and getting people back on their feet from a workplace injury are critical to this executive service position with the State of Oregon.The Department of Consumer and Business Services (DCBS) is a progressive business regulatory state agency dedicated to the mission of protecting and serving Oregon's consumers and workers while supporting a positive business climate. The department administers state laws and rules governing workers' compensation, occupational safety and health, financial institutions, insurance companies, and building codes. The department has consumer protection and education programs, offices, and ombudsmen to help consumers, injured workers, and businesses.We're asking you to consider a public sector career with the Department of Consumer and Business Services. The successful candidate will have diverse educational and cultural backgrounds, perspectives, and knowledge, and exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills. If this is you, you can become part of Oregon's leadership, contributing your innovative thinking and business perspective to support and expand our efforts for Oregon's consumers and workers.
This is an executive service position and is not represented by a union.
DCBS is committed to assisting job seekers early in the application process. For this reason, we encourage any interested applicant to contact us directly regarding questions you may have about this recruitment and the job duties associated with this position. If you need any additional information or would like to speak with an agency representative regarding the challenges and unique skills required for this job, please call or email Robert J. Newton, HR Deputy Director, Department of Consumer and Business Services. We encourage you to contact Robert directly at (503) 947-7011 or via email at Robert.J.Newton@oregon.gov.
As the Deputy Director for the Department of Consumer and Business Services, you will act with the full authority of the Director and in the Director's absence as agency head in leading the agency and carrying out agency functions and administration.
For a complete listing of the duties and responsibilities of this position, please review the position description by clicking here.
Eight years of management experience in a public or private organization which included responsibility for each of the following:
In the "Work History" section on your application, you must clearly describe your experience in each of the areas listed. Failure to provide this information may result in eliminating your application from further consideration.
Please ensure that you clearly demonstrate in your application materials that you meet the qualifications listed and that you follow all instructions carefully. Errors or omissions may impact your rating or result in you not being considered for the job.
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For additional information you may contact us by e-mail at DCBS.Recruiting@oregon.gov or by phone at 503-378-3200.