Presentation on theme: "PALM BEACH COUNTY GOVERNMENT AN EXCELLENT CAREER PATH IN PUBLIC SERVICE There is incredible value in being of service to others."— Presentation transcript:
PALM BEACH COUNTY GOVERNMENT AN EXCELLENT CAREER PATH IN PUBLIC SERVICE There is incredible value in being of service to others.
MISSION STATEMENT As a public service employee of Palm Beach County, it is our mission to continually improve, in the most cost effective manner, the services to our customers; protection of the overall public good, as guided by the policies of the Board of County Commissioners; and to achieve a recognized high level of public satisfaction for costs and quality of service.
PALM BEACH COUNTY GOVERNMENT BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS COUNTY COMMISSIONERS Palm Beach County Government consists of a seven (7) member board of county commissioners. The public service board members are elected to staggered four year terms by registered voters in the district in which the commissioners reside. The Board of County Commissioners serves as the legislative and policy-setting body for county government; enacts countywide laws and authorizes programs and all expenditures of county funds.
PUBLIC SERVICE PROFESSIONS
PUBLIC SERVICE EMPLOYEES Public service employees are our men and women who work in government each and every day. They find solutions to the Countys problems, assist constituents in need, keep us safe and advance the countys interests. Persons employed at any level can have a highly productive career that contributes directly to the public good.
RAISING EARLY AWARENESS Inform high school students currently in Palm Beach County Schools; college students and young adults about public service. Jumpstart their interest in public service; and Leave a lasting impression as to the value of working as a public service employee.
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF EARLY AWARENESS? Inform the next generation that public service is an excellent career path; Motivate the next generation to consider public service as their career ; and Attract a generation of qualified candidates
REWARDS OF PUBLIC SERVICE Succession planning Advancement Leadership opportunity Team building Cultivating relationships on the job Positive impact to community Professional/personal achievement
TESTIMONIALS Mary Lou Berger County Commissioner District 5 Tonya Johnson Director Office of Small Business Assistance
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CONCLUSION Please visit the Countys Human Resources website at for information on the many public service professions that Palm Beach County Government offers.