DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE CLASS: This class functions as the executive head and chief of government of Putnam County. An incumbent is elected to this office in the manner prescribed by the Putnam County Charter. This class has responsibility to organize, develop and direct county governmental operations consistent with the provisions of the Putnam County Charter and other applicable laws. Administrative supervision is exercised over all county employees and personnel. Extensive contacts occur with key elected, managerial and professional personnel of the federal, state and local levels as well as other interested personnel from both public and private sectors.
TYPICAL WORK ACTIVITIES: (Illustrative Only)
Typical Work Activities are intended only as illustrations of possible types of work that might be appropriately assigned to an incumbent of this title. Work activities that do not appear above are not excluded as appropriate work assignments, as long as they can be reasonably understood to be within the logical limits of the job.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: This is an elected position for a term of four (4) years.