Governor seeks DOAH chief judge applicants

first_imgGovernor seeks DOAH chief judge applicants Governor seeks DOAH chief judge applicants The governor and cabinet, sitting as the Administration Commission, are accepting applications for the position of executive director and chief judge of the Division of Administrative Hearings.The Division includes two primary program areas — Adjudication of Disputes consisting of 78 full time positions with a budget of $8.4 million, and Workers’ Compensation Appeal/Judges of Compensation Claims consisting of 197 full time positions with a budget of $15.8 million.This position manages all of the legal and administrative activities for the division. As such, applicants must have demonstrated executive and administrative management skills and abilities; effective leadership, communication, and presentation skills; knowledge of administrative law procedures and agency rulemaking; excellent writing skills and analytical abilities; and an understanding of budgetary priorities and allocations. Minimum qualifications require membership of The Florida Bar in good standing for the preceding five years. Salary will be set commensurate with the level of skill and experience, but will be within the range of $73,002 — $148,899.24.A selection committee has been appointed by the governor and cabinet to review applicants and recommend five candidates for consideration. The candidate selected by the governor and cabinet must be confirmed by the Senate. Interested persons may apply by accessing and selecting Work for Florida! or go to the following Web address:, and complete the on-line application form and copy and paste a resume in the appropriate field. Applicants must type “DOAH Director” on the first line of the “Recommended By” field in the electronic form. Writing samples are also requested. Documents may be transmitted electronically with the application and resume or five copies of the writing sample may be mailed to Barbara Leighty, Room 1802, The Capitol, Tallahassee 32399-0001.For more information on how to apply, contact Barbara Leighty or Teresa Tinker at (850) 487-1884. Applications must be received no later than August 15.center_img July 15, 2003 Regular Newslast_img

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