County of Monterey, CA

Military & Veterans Affairs Officer

Filing Deadline: June 02, 2024
Gary Phillips

Bob Murray & Associates
1544 Eureka Road, Suite 280 • Roseville, CA 95661
(916) 784-9080 • Fax (916) 784-1985

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The County of Monterey is a diverse community set in a picturesque coastal location and offers tourists and residents alike the comfort of a moderate Mediterranean climate, miles of beautiful beaches, spectacular mountain ranges, groves of redwoods, low-rolling foothills, and scenic valleys. Boasting such world-renowned attractions as the spectacular Big Sur Coast, Laguna Seca Raceway, 17-Mile Drive, Monterey Bay Aquarium, Cannery Row, the Steinbeck Center, the Monterey Jazz and Blues Festivals and Pebble Beach – possibly the world’s most famous golf course, it’s easy to see why over 450,000 residents choose to live here and an estimated four million visitors a year make the County of Monterey their destination of choice.

The Military & Veterans Affairs Officer oversees an office staff of 11 full-time employees consisting of representatives, analysts, and administrative support positions. The County of Monterey is seeking a strong, collaborative, and experienced military and veterans affairs professional who is passionate about advocating for veterans in the community. The ideal candidate possesses extensive experience and knowledge of veterans affairs including federal and state legislation and regulations regarding veteran assistance programs. Knowledge of the region’s local homelessness resources and the ability to connect veterans with these resources is essential.

This is an at-will position. The salary range for the Military and Veterans Affairs Officer is $128,519 - $175,529 annually; placement within the range is dependent on qualifications. The County also offers a competitive benefits package.