• County of Santa Cruz
  • 701 Ocean St. Santa Cruz., Santa Cruz, California
  • Jul 25, 2022
Full Time Public Health Non-Management
  • Salary: Negotiable up to $303,306 Annually plus $30,000 sign-on incentive* USD
  • Phone: 18314542948
  • Apply By: Oct 23, 2022

Job Description

The Position

Santa Cruz County Health Services Agency opportunities are available to work in outpatient child or adult mental health, integrated behavioral health, mobile crisis, and homeless programs.  Outpatient positions in this class are responsible for conducting psychiatric examinations and evaluations, making psychiatric diagnosis, providing psychiatric treatment, and providing medical consultation and medication management for a wide variety of health clients. Incumbents provide on-call consultations after hours and on weekends for the detention facilities and outpatient programs. Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services (MHSAS) is part of the County’s Health Services Agency which is known for having many innovative programs and a strong history of effective collaboration. The list established from this recruitment will be used for current and future full-time, part-time, temporary and substitute vacancies during the life of the eligible list.



Any combination of training and experience which would provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain these knowledge and abilities would be:


  • Graduation from an approved medical school and satisfactory completion of a three-year psychiatric residency approved by the American Medical Association or the American Osteopathic Association.


                    Paid holidays, excellent benefits and CalPERS retirement!


The County of Santa Cruz offers a generous benefits package which includes annual leave, paid holidays, medical, dental, vision and retirement benefits!


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