Employment Opportunity - Director, Wayne County Child Support Enforcement Agency

The Wayne County Office of Prosecuting Attorney, Daniel R. Lutz, is seeking to fill an opening for the Director of the Wayne County Child Support Enforcement Agency.  This position is full time and is unclassified and FLSA exempt.  Wayne County benefits, including health insurance, life insurance, vacation, and sick leave, are available. 

Duties: Plans, organizes, directs and reviews the activities and operations of the Wayne County CSEA. Provides leadership and direction to Wayne County CSEA staff.  Develops, implements and evaluates goals, objectives, policies and procedures related to the successful implementation of the child support program in Wayne County.  Ensures appropriate Title IV-D family support services are provided within regulatory timeframes.  Selects, trains, motivates and evaluates a diverse workforce; provides or coordinates staff training; works with employees to correct deficiencies; and implements disciplinary procedures. Plans, develops and administers the budget for the Wayne County CSEA.  Plans and directs the fiscal and business services of the Wayne County CSEA in accordance with local, state and federal requirements.  Coordinates activities necessary for the successful implementation of the child support program in Wayne County with other county departments, business and community leaders and outside agencies and maintains effective relationships with elected officials.  Keeps abreast of changes in the child support program, laws, policies and procedures. 

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:    Thorough knowledge of Local, State and Federal processes and procedures and legislative developments that impact the child support program. Ability to interpret and apply local, state and federal policies, procedures, laws and regulations.  Knowledge of organization and management practices, including considerable knowledge of personnel administration, purchasing, budgetary and fiscal management.  Ability to coordinate, motivate, and direct employees.  Ability to select, train, and supervise employees.  Ability to plan, prepare and administer agency budget.  Ability to develop and maintain effective relationships with state and local officials and the general public.  The successful candidate must possess superior oral and written communication skills, with the ability to prepare and deliver speeches and presentations.


  • Completion of undergraduate major core coursework in one of the following or a related field: business administration, public administration, human services, human resources, psychology, sociology, education, criminal justice or finance. 
  • Five years of administrative/managerial experience to include responsibility for managing the fiscal aspects of an organization, department, program or operational area and assisting in developing and implementing policies, programs, laws, rules and/or regulations.
  • At least two of the five years must have been as a supervisor over subordinate staff and/or contractors.
  • Or education, training and/or experience in an amount equal to the minimum qualifications stated above.

Applications: Applicants interested in the above-named position are to submit an employment application, resume and letter of interest to Daniel R. Lutz, Prosecuting Attorney, 115 W. Liberty Street, Wooster, Ohio, 44691; fax to (330)287.5412; or email to dlutz@countyprosecutor.com.  Applicants needing accommodation in completing the application, please contact Becky Voshell at 330.262.3030. Applications may be obtained at the Wayne County Commissioners’ Office, 428 W. Liberty Street, Wooster, Ohio, 44691 or online at https://www.wayneohio.org/employment-opportunities. Application deadline is Monday, November 11, 2019, at 4:30 p.m.