Job Opportunities

Commissioner of Health

Commissioner of Health
Contact Sara V. Gabbard
Human Resources Generalist
(859) 288-2301
Added Sep 13, 2023
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Job 3122

Full-time, 40.0 hours per week with full comprehensive benefits package to include the Kentucky Retirement Systems pension plan. 

This is a non-mert, exempt status position that reports directly to the Board of Health. 

Non-Physician starting salary $165,000, grade 13

Physician starting salary $230,000, grade 14

Seeking energetic, enthusiastic, innovative forward thinking Commissioner of Health to complement talented and supportive executive team.  Lexington-Fayette County Health Department (LFCHD) is the second largest city in Kentucky. The Health Department has approximately 160 employees with a professional and fiscally sound reputation.  This is an opportunity for the right person to have the ability to make a huge difference in the community. 

Highly desired qualities include excellent decision-making skills, gifted interpersonal skills, on-camera media skills and comfort with public speaking, as well as someone who is approachable and down to earth. 

Physician and non-physician job requirements may be seen on

Specific details

Employer Lexington-Fayette County Health Department


650 Newtown Pike, Lexington, KY 40508

Advert details

Advert ID: 191
Displayed: 27
Expires: Oct 13, 2023
In categories: LHD: Management