ADOPT Ordinance No. 2018-04 amending the County Ordinance Code to exclude from the Merit System the new classification of Chief of Shelter Medicine-Exempt (BKD1).
No fiscal impact.
The Animal Services Department is requesting to exclude from the Merit System the classification of Chief of Shelter Medicine-Exempt. The Chief of Shelter Medicine-Exempt will be responsible for the oversight and management of the Shelter Medicine Division, including supervising all medical, shelter and behavior staff. As part of the department's executive team, the Chief of Shelter Medicine-Exempt will advise the Animal Services Director on shelter medicine issues and participate in strategic planning, development and execution of all Animal Services Department goals and objectives.