Mohave County

With over 13,400 square miles, Mohave County is the fifth largest county in the U.S., and sixth largest county by population in Arizona . Situated in northwestern Arizona, it borders Utah, Nevada and California and contains elevations from 500 to over 8,400 feet above sea level. Mohave County is a rapidly growing county and has over 209,550 full time residents. Populations can exceed 350,000 during the winter "snowbird" season. Most residents live in one of the four incorporated cities: Kingman (the County seat); Bullhead City; Lake Havasu City; or Colorado City. Mohave County has over 1,000 miles of fresh water shoreline along the Colorado River and its lakes include Mohave, Havasu and Mead. Boating, jet skiing, water skiing, fishing and white water rafting opportunities abound. Wilderness areas lie a short drive in any direction within the County. Campers, hikers, mountain bikers, rock hounds and horseback riders find easy access to scenic trails, hidden creeks, hot springs, and beautiful southwestern vistas. The western portion of the Grand Canyon offers hikers some of the most spectacular views in the United States. Laughlin, Nevada, lies across the Colorado River from Bullhead City providing easy access to gaming activities, entertainment and nightlife. Las Vegas is only 90 minutes from Kingman with a bypass to tour the historic Hoover Dam.

 

 

40 job(s) at Mohave County

MOHAVE COUNTY, AZ Mohave, AZ, United States
Jan 20, 2020
Full Time
Job Summary Mohave County Public Works is recruiting for a Sign Technician in the Traffic Control Division Performs work in the fabrication, installation, maintenance, and repair of traffic control signs and pavement markings on County-maintained roads. REPORTS TO Work is performed under general supervision of a higher level of authority. SUPERVISION EXERCISED None. Essential Job Functions Installs traffic control, warning, street, construction, and other regulatory signs in County-maintained areas. Fabricates, repairs and maintains required signs. Adheres to established governmental guidelines for uniformity, proper location of sign and meeting standards in the interest of public safety. Maintains and documents sign and pavement marking inventory. Keeps records of sign and pavement activities. Maintains an adequate supply of materials, equipment and tools required to fulfill work assignments. Cleans, maintains and services required equipment used during performance of work assignments. Utilizes welder, cutting torch, saws, grinders and other related equipment in the fabrication of signs and barricades. May utilize computer hardware and software to perform file management and graphic design. Operates forklifts. Installs pavement markings on County roadways including placement of centerline stripes, edge line stripes, stop lines, and crosswalks. Determines appropriate signage and placement of warning signs and barriers in construction areas. Utilizes, commercial vehicles in the transportation of pavement marking materials, pavement marking equipment, paint/glass guns on striper equipment and other related equipment in the installation and maintenance of pavement markings. SECONDARY JOB FUNCTIONS Performs related work as required. Performs special assignments as requested. Exercise regular and predictable attendance and punctuality in accordance with Mohave County Personnel Policies and Procedures. Minimum Qualifications One (1) year successful experience in the Sign Technician field, Construction field or any other related field, involving the fabrication, installation and maintenance of signs and pavement markings. OR any combination of experience, education and training equivalent to One (1) year which provides the desired Knowledge, skills and abilities. SPECIAL JOB REQUIREMENT Must pass drug screen post offer. Must possess a valid driver's license for operation of motor vehicles on Arizona roads at the start of employment and maintain said license while employed in this position. Must possess the ability to obtain a valid Commercial Driver's License, Class B within a six month period of hire date. Must provide acceptable driving history at no cost to the County. Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Knowledge of: Methods, procedures, materials, equipment and tools used for the fabrication, installation, maintenance, and repair of traffic control signs, pavement markings and related regulatory and warning devices. Laws and regulations relevant to fabrication, placement, and maintenance of traffic control devices and pavement Department policies, rules and procedures Mohave County Personnel Policies and Procedures, and Department Regulation. Skill in: Use and care of equipment, tools, and materials used in sign and pavement marking installation, maintenance and repair activities. Safe and effective operation and servicing of medium to heavy equipment in such as, highway striper vehicle and commercial vehicles used in the transportation of pavement marking materials to/from job sites. Safe, effective operation and maintenance of hand and power tools and equipment including welding and cutting torches. Effectively utilizing personal computer systems and applications in the performance of work assignments to include file management and graphic design. Communicating and maintaining professionalism with the public, co-workers, and work contacts. Ability to: Effectively service, maintain and operate vehicles and equipment in accordance with standard operating and safety procedures. Maintain accurate and up-to-date chronological records and documentation. Interpret and apply established guidelines and procedures. Follow and interpret written, oral and design instructions. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with associate personnel and general public. Fulfill physical requirements of work assignments to include moderate lifting of 20 - 50 pounds; working in extreme hot or cold temperatures; considerable travel time to remote areas; and periodic out-of-town lodging. Perform the essential functions of the job specifications with or without a reasonable accommodation. Comply with Mohave County Personnel Policies and Procedures, and Department Regulation. Closing Date/Time: 1/22/2020 5:00 PM Arizona
MOHAVE COUNTY, AZ Mohave, AZ, United States
Jan 18, 2020
Full Time
Job Summary Mohave County Library, Public Services Division is currently recruiting for a Library Assistant in Lake Havasu City. Hiring Range 6, Step 1-2: $12.88/hr - $13.53/hr Performs a variety of journey level office support, clerical work and activities involved in providing public and technical services in a library environment. REPORTS TO Higher level of authority. SUPERVISION EXERCISED May exercise technical, functional and/or direct supervision of new or less experienced Library Assistants, Library Clerks, clerical temporaries and volunteers. Essential Job Functions Maintains, with relative independence, a significant phase or segment of a clerical process or office activity. Maintains and establishes associated files to include entering information and documents into filing and data systems insuring completeness and accuracy. Prepares standardized reports and statements. Collects, compiles and submits data for use in statistical reports, internal operating studies or policy formulation. Develops and run reports and queries. Performs a variety of clerical tasks to include but not limited to: answering phones, responding to routine information requests, assisting patrons in completion of forms, assisting with maintenance of records and other related documents, typing various forms and memos, and filing. Prepares library borrower cards, assists in the maintenance of patron files and distributes informational materials. Assists in maintaining a pleasant, informative library to include the creation of information and promotional displays. Assists with collection development, inventory and the maintenance of shelves as required. Searches shelves for misplaced or missing books. Checks materials in and out, maintains files of materials in circulation, maintains reserve lists and hold notices, and notifies patrons when materials are available for pickup. Maintains automated and manual files of delinquency notifications, including recording fines paid. Assists in providing patrons with instruction in the use of various library tools and reference resources, identifying appropriate sources and locating reference needs. Assists in the preparation of bibliographies and other informational brochures, pamphlets, and handouts. ON ASSIGNMENT PUBLIC SERVICE Performs a variety of clerical tasks to include but not limited to: answering phones, responding to routine information requests, assisting patrons in completion of forms, assisting with maintenance of records and other related documents, typing various forms and memos, and filing. Prepares library borrower cards, assists in the maintenance of patron files and distributes informational materials. Assists in maintaining a pleasant, informative library to include the creation of information and promotional displays. Assists with collection development, inventory and the maintenance of shelves as required. Searches shelves for misplaced or missing books. May oversee and instruct library pages and volunteers as assigned. May provide training and instruction in specific areas to other staff and volunteers. May be required to solicit the help of volunteers by phone and in person. Checks materials in and out, maintains files of materials in circulation, maintains reserve lists and hold notices, and notifies patrons when materials are available for pickup. Maintains automated and manual files of delinquency notifications, including recording fines paid. Assists in providing patrons with instruction in the use of various library tools and reference resources, identifying appropriate sources and locating reference needs. Assists in the preparation of bibliographies and other informational brochures, pamphlets, and handouts. Assists in ongoing local interlibrary loan (ILL) functions, including the screening, verifying, and processing of requests. Assists in planning, coordinating, implementing, and evaluating special programs and projects designed to promote specialized library functions. May serve on and take an active role in various committees. SECONDARY JOB FUNCTIONS May assist in training new clerical employees, temporaries and volunteers. May oversee and instruct library pages and volunteers as assigned. May provide training and instruction in specific areas to other staff and volunteers. May be required to solicit the help of volunteers by phone and in person. Assists in planning, coordinating, implementing, and evaluating special programs and projects designed to promote specialized library functions. May serve on and take an active role in various committees. Performs special assignments as requested. Performs related work as required. May perform physical processing of library materials, including the application of property stamps, barcodes, spine labels and plastic covers. May pack/unpack and load/unload boxes of library materials being received in the department or being sent out to various library locations. May serve on and take an active role in various committees. May perform original cataloging functions as needed. May coordinate special database maintenance projects. May implement new and different strategies for the coordination of interdepartmental materials receipt and routing in an ever changing atmosphere. May assist in moving materials and staff workstations as needed in an ever changing atmosphere. Exercise regular and predictable attendance and punctuality in accordance with Mohave County Personnel Policies and Procedures Minimum Qualifications High School Diploma/GED. One (1) year library experience. Two (2) years general clerical experience. Any equivalent combination of education, experience, and training which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities will be considered in meeting the minimum qualifications. SPECIAL JOB REQUIREMENT Must possess and maintain a valid driver's license and provide acceptable driving history at no cost to the County. Will be required to complete Mohave County Defensive Driving and if assigned to Outreach Services or activities involved in driving bookmobile, must attend Mohave County Van Dynamic class. Experience driving bookmobiles or other large vehicles if assigned to activities involving driving bookmobile. May work with seniors and very young patrons. Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Knowledge of: Library facility organization and operations and the procedures, terminology and accepted or common practices, and policies involved in the provision of library services. English grammar, spelling, and arithmetic. Standard office practices, procedures and equipment. Filing and information systems. Computing literacy to include use of keyboards, related peripheral equipment, electronic spreadsheet, word processing and department specific software. Skill in: Efficiently operating and utilizing modern office machines as necessary to include typewriters, fax transmittal machines, calculators, and the use of computer keyboards, related peripheral equipment, and applications. Ability to: Maintain and establish filing systems. Use good judgment to solve work problems through established guidelines.--interpret technical and departmental information encountered in the performance of responsibilities. Work independently in completing assigned tasks accurately and in maintaining standard correspondence, files, and reports of the library. Deal courteously with the public and obtain from them the information necessary to assist them. Work and communicate effectively with all people contacted verbally and/or in writing. Understand and carry out written and oral instructions. Deal with individuals who may be disruptive, unruly and/or unstable. Perform the essential functions of the job with or without a reasonable accommodation. Comply with Mohave County Personnel Policies and Procedures, and Department Regulation. Closing Date/Time:
MOHAVE COUNTY, AZ Mohave, AZ, United States
Jan 17, 2020
Full Time
Job Summary Mohave County Attorney's Office is currently recruiting for a Legal Secretary in the Civil Division. Hiring Range 6, Step 1-4: $12.88 - $14.91 This postingwill be used to fill current and future vacancies. This position focuses on a variety of administrative support and clerical functions including front desk/reception functions as assigned. Incumbents have previous experience in performing specialized office tasks of the assigned department/area and need only a short introduction to the specific procedures, forms, and processes of the assigned position. REPORTS TO A higher level of authority. The incumbent has the responsibility for the completion of assigned tasks accurately and in a timely manner.Work is reviewed through observation and evaluation of work performance and tasks completed by the incumbent. SUPERVISION EXERCISED As assigned may assist in training new clerical employees, temporaries and volunteers. Essential Job Functions Meets and greets the public. Receives phone calls and responds to questions concerning department procedures or directs query to an individual or department as appropriate. May talk with individuals to gather preliminary information or verify information for various County programs or activities. As requested, review work of other staff for conformance to regulations. Understands and interprets procedures and practices related to various departmental and assigned programs. Assists an office superior by performing routine administrative details including but not limited to: sorting and routing department mail, making copies, scanning documents, filing, alphabetizing documents and date stamping incoming documents, maintaining waiting lists for services, maintain program specific databases and spreadsheets. Contacts vendors to obtain prices and purchases various supplies and materials. Maintains and establishes associated files to include entering information and documents into filing and data systems ensuring completeness and accuracy. Types forms, letters, reports and file cards from draft, or rough copy. Prepares follow-up correspondence or calls to obtain additional information or to respond to inquiries. Prepares standardized reports and statements. Collects, compiles and submits data for use in statistical reports, internal operating studies or policy formulation. Meets established deadlines and informs concerned parties of deadlines and appointments. Maintains an inventory of materials on-hand and notifies the supervisor when supplies are needed.May order supplies as required. Maintain a high level of confidentiality of information. Communicates and acts in a professional manner with the public, co-workers, and work contacts. As Assigned Legal Process: Duties may include, but not limited to the following: Receives documents via email, mail, or delivery and may scan, copy, file and route as required. Collects fees and fines. Maintains archived records and keeps storage area organized. Processes legal documents to include, but not limited to, claims, writs, executions, attachments, warrants, summons, Deeds of Trust, etc. Delivers and Files/records legal documents with Court or other entities. Prepares letters or calls to obtain additional information or advise clients of changes in court appearances or meetings. Enter or update information inJustwarelegal database/case management system. SECONDARY JOB FUNCTIONS Performs special assignments as requested. Performs related work as required. Exercise regular and predictable attendance and punctuality in accordance with Mohave County Personnel Policies and Procedures Minimum Qualifications High School diploma/ GED (General Education Degree). Two (2) years minimum of progressive office support and clerical training. An equivalent combination of education, experience, and training which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities may be considered in meeting the minimum qualifications. SPECIAL JOB REQUIREMENT Must possess a valid driver's license for operation of motor vehicles on Arizona roads at the start of employment and maintain said license while employed in this position. May be required to provide acceptable driving history at no cost to the County. Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Knowledge of: Modern office practices and records management/maintenance procedures. English grammar and spelling. Basic mathematics required to calculate and perform general accounting procedures. Filing and information systems, including EXCEL spreadsheets and Microsoft Word. Mohave County Personnel Policies & Procedures and Department Regulations. Skill in: Effectively operating personal computers, calculators and peripheral hardware and software products to provide guidance on the maintenance and implementation of developmental procedures of department to which assigned. Ability to: Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing with all people. Use databases and other forms of electronic data storage. Maintain accurate and up-to-date records and documentation. Establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with those contacted in the course of work. Obtain data from the computer during on-line operations, including interpreting technical and departmental information encountered in the performance of responsibilities. Maintain a high standard of confidentiality. Understand brief, written or oral directions and grasp ideas quickly in order to carry out instructions, solve problems with initiative and exercise good judgment. Organize workload to ensure determinations are made on a timely basis. Comply with Mohave County Personnel Policies & Procedures and Department Regulations. Perform the essential functions of the job with or without a reasonable accommodation. Closing Date/Time: 2/7/2020 5:00 PM Arizona
MOHAVE COUNTY, AZ Mohave, AZ, United States
Jan 17, 2020
Job Summary This is a Part-time 20 hours per week position, Monday - Friday, 4 hours a day,as assigned Partial benefits eligible position (Paid Time Off and enrollment into the Arizona State Retirement System) $12.00 per hour Do you desire a position where you make a difference in people's lives and serve justice? If so, the place to find that dream job is with the Mohave County Superior Court and Probation. The position is responsible for performing work of moderate difficulty in case processing and legal clerical duties for the Clerk of Superior Court. Under close supervision incumbents perform assigned routine/standardized or recurring job duties including, but not limited to, opening cases, closing cases, docketing, filing, scanning, appeals, and research. As experience is gained, incumbents work more independently on an expanded variety of assigned duties. Note: Resumes are considered supplemental information only. Failure to complete the entire online application, including fully detailing all education and experience, will likely result in disqualification. Read and follow Superior Court Application Instructions . 1. Complete and submit online application and supplemental questions. 2. Submit letter of interest,and resume. 3. Copy of Mohave County OPAC (Office Proficiency Assessment Certification) or equivalent certificate obtained within thelast 12 months demonstrating keyboarding speed at 40 words per minute OR any equivalent combination of experience and/or education from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been achieved. Applicants may contact Superior Court Human Resources at (928) 718-4928 to schedule OPAC test. Position is open until filled; however initial review of applications will begin Monday, January 27, 2020 . Essential Job Functions Click here to view job description. Minimum Qualifications Requires a high school diploma or GED and one (1) year of general office or legal clerical experience excellent organizational, teamwork/customer service skills, typing at 40 wpm OR any equivalent combination of experience and/or education from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been achieved. Closing Date/Time:
MOHAVE COUNTY, AZ Mohave, AZ, United States
Jan 15, 2020
Full Time
Job Summary Mohave County Public Works is currently recruiting for a Custodian in the Facilities Management Division in Kingman. This is intermediate level work which involves the cleaning and orderly maintenance of buildings and grounds of Mohave County buildings. REPORTS TO Higher level of authority SUPERVISION EXERCISED None Essential Job Functions Clean building floors by sweeping, mopping, scrubbing, or vacuuming. Gather and empty trash. Service, clean, and supply restrooms. Clean and polish furniture and fixtures. Clean windows and mirrors using soapy water or other cleaners, sponges, and squeegees. Dust furniture, walls, machines, and equipment. Mix water and detergents or acids in containers to prepare cleaning solutions, according to specifications. Steam-clean or shampoo carpets. Strip, seal, finish, and polish floors. Clean and restore building interiors damaged by fire, smoke, or water, using commercial cleaning equipment. Drive vehicles to perform cleaning of facilities or grounds. Follow the procedures for the use of chemical cleaners and power equipment, in order to prevent damage to floors and fixtures. Monitor building security and safety by performing such tasks as locking doors after operating hours and checking electrical appliance use to ensure that hazards are not created. Move heavy furniture, equipment, and supplies, either manually or by using hand trucks. Visually check and clear debris from grounds. Notify managers concerning the need for major repairs or additions to building operating systems. Requisition and maintain an inventory of supplies and equipment needed for cleaning and maintenance duties. Set up, arrange, and remove decorations, tables and chairs to prepare facilities for events as directed. Communicates and acts in a professional manner with the public, co-workers, and work contacts. SECONDARY JOB FUNCTIONS Performs related work as required. Performs special assignments as requested. Exercise regular and predictable attendance and punctuality in accordance with Mohave County Personnel Policies and Procedures. Minimum Qualifications High School diploma /GED (General Education Diploma). One (1) year actual experience as a custodian. OR any equivalent combination of education, experience, and training which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities will be considered in meeting the minimum qualifications. SPECIAL JOB REQUIREMENT Must pass physical agility and/or drug screen post offer. Must possess a valid driver's license for operation of motor vehicles on Arizona roads at the start of employment and maintain said license while employed in this position. Provide acceptable driving history at no cost to the County. Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Knowledge of: Cleaning solvents. Basic maintenance of heating, cooling, ventilating, plumbing, and electrical systems. Mohave County Personnel Policies and Procedures, and Department Regulation. Skill in: Use and care of equipment, tools, and materials used in custodial activities. Working independently to complete daily activities according to work schedule. Following and maintaining safety standards. Following and effectively communicating verbal and written instructions. Ability to: Provide excellent customer services to ensure guests feel welcome. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with associate personnel. Understand and follow, quickly and accurately, oral and written instructions. Comply with Mohave County Personnel Policies and Procedures, and Department Regulation. Perform the essential functions of the job specifications with or without a reasonable accommodation. Closing Date/Time: 1/29/2020 5:00 PM Arizona
MOHAVE COUNTY, AZ Mohave, AZ, United States
Jan 13, 2020
Full Time
Job Summary Mohave County Community Services is currently recruiting for a Housing Specialist in the Housing Division. Performs paraprofessional level work involved in the compilation and investigation of information for the determination of eligibility for housing assistance in accordance with local, state and federal program regulations and procedures for participation in County, State and Federal housing assistance programs and coordinating the Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Section 8 (Rental Assistance) and the Homebuyers Assistance Programs in Mohave County. Appointment to this level within the series requires that the incumbent be performing the full range of duties and meet the qualification standards. REPORTS TO A higher authority. The employee is expected to exercise initiative and independent judgment in conducting eligibility assessments and determinations in accordance with established procedures and regulations. SUPERVISION EXERCISED May exercise technical and functional supervision of subordinates. Essential Job Functions Interviews applicants or designated representatives to obtain appropriate information and in the compilation of required forms in accordance with established procedures and regulations for Section 8 rental assistance, Homebuyers Assistance or other related low income housing programs. Investigates information received through verification of sources by mail, phone and in person to verify residency, household compositions and financial eligibility requirements collected from applicants and representatives. Prepares correspondence letters/forms to extract and verify information collected. Prepares confirmation letters of phone investigations. Completes and calculates eligibility determination and assistance based upon findings of investigation in accordance with established program regulations, procedures and time frames. Advises and notifies applicants and representatives of case status. Notifies applicants and representatives of decisions, appeal rights, ability to reapply for housing benefits. Informs eligible applicants of housing benefits and procedures available through local, State, and Federal housing assistance programs. Investigates inconsistent information provided by applicant to determine continued eligibility for housing assistance programs. Identifies and refers suspected cases of fraud to supervisor. Conducts initial inspections, annual inspections and re-inspections as assigned using specified forms and procedural guidelines to determine if rental units meet Housing Quality Standards (HQS) and related HUD requirements. Enforces HUD safety and sanitation regulations. Prepares agreement forms with landlords to secure housing units to be used in Section 8 program. Conducts surveys to determine rent reasonableness, comparable studies and housing needs. Explains program procedures, regulations, process and time frames to individuals, applicants and representatives. Responds to inquiries. Counsels clients who are not in compliance with program procedures and regulations and provides instructions to bring client into compliance. Prepares terminations of clients from programs. Prepares and furnishes materials to be reviewed by and to be acted upon by the Mohave County Housing Authority Board, maintaining appropriate minutes, files and records. Accomplishes other tasks as directed to complete the goals and objectives of the Housing Authority. Maintains constant liaison with community-based organizations and local officials, interpreting and explaining the Authority's program and viewpoints of housing, tenant services and other matters of interest to them and is responsible for representing the Authority and presenting their view and programs to the public. Maintains effective working relationships with HUD, Arizona Department of Commerce, FHA and other funding agencies. Maintains chronological charts, forms, folders, and other related documents notating and documenting accurate, up-to-date information of program activities and status of applicants and clients. Prepares reports and summaries of eligibility and applicant activity statistics and other related statistics. Performs a variety of clerical tasks to include but not limited to: scheduling appointments; answering phones; utilizing computer keyboard to perform such tasks as, but not limited to, inputting data and utilizing word processor; responding to or routing inquiries; referring and directing individuals, applicants and clients to appropriate agencies; assembling materials in preparation of interviews and investigations; completing and processing of forms and other documents; organizing information, records and other related documents; and filing. Communicates and acts in a professional manner with the public, co-workers, and work contacts. SECONDARY JOB FUNCTIONS Performs related work as required. Performs special assignments as requested. Exercise regular and predictable attendance and punctuality in accordance with Mohave County Personnel Policies and Procedures. Minimum Qualifications High School diploma/GED (General Education Degree) Two (2) years progressively responsible experience involved in the provision of housing assistance or in programs providing services to low income individuals and included interviewing, investigating and public contact work relating to the collection of financial status information and determination of eligibility for Local, State or Federal mandated program. An equivalent combination of education, experience, and training may be considered in meeting the minimum qualifications. SPECIAL JOB REQUIREMENT Must possess a valid driver's license for operation of motor vehicles on Arizona roads at the start of employment and maintain said license while employed in this position. Provide acceptable driving history at no cost to the County. Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Knowledge of: Rules, regulations and policies affecting eligibility for housing assistance. Sources of information necessary to establish eligibility. Interviewing techniques to effectively obtain sensitive information. Assisted housing rental policies and procedures and the regulations and guidelines affecting assisted housing programs and services. Modern office practices and records maintenance procedures. Mathematics to perform calculations and general accounting procedures. Mohave County Merit Rules, Administrative Procedures and Department Regulations. Skill in: Effectively operating a variety of office equipment to include: computer keyboard; scanner; fax transmittal; and copiers. Effectively utilizing computer systems and software applications, main frame and personal computers in the performance of work assignments. Ability to: Understand and interpret pertinent federal and state laws and regulations related to the performance of activities with the administration of grants. Interview and investigate an individual's financial background. Make decisions in accordance with established policies and regulations. Understand, interpret and apply pertinent federal, state and local rules, regulations, procedures and policies regarding housing assistance programs to include departmental procedures and requirements. Present program information and requirements clearly and concisely to groups and individuals and to explain policies, procedures and regulations effectively. Maintain confidentiality and work independently. Understand and grasp ideas quickly and follow instructions with initiative and exercise good judgment. Perform basic mathematical computations accurately. Organize workload to ensure determinations are made on a timely basis. Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing. Maintain accurate and up-to-date records and documentation. Establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with those contacted in the course of work. Comply with Mohave County Merit Rules, Administrative Procedures and Department Regulations. Perform the essential functions of the job specifications with or without a reasonable accommodation. Closing Date/Time:
MOHAVE COUNTY, AZ Mohave, AZ, United States
Jan 13, 2020
Full Time
Job Summary Do you desire a position where you make a difference in people's lives and serve justice? If so, the place to find that dream job is with the Mohave County Superior Court and Probation. Under close to general supervision, undertakes and performs a variety of tasks associated with the handling of statutory and/or locally required Clerk of Court functions within the courtroom.Provides the official record of court activities and assists in the clerk's office performing a variety of pre-court preparation and post-courtroom activity follow-up. As experience is gained, incumbents work more independently on an expanded variety of assigned duties. TOAPPLY: Note: Resumes are considered supplemental information only. Failure to complete the entire online application, including fully detailing all education and experience, will likely result in disqualification. 1.Read and follow the Superior Court Application Instructions . 2. Complete and submit an online application. 3. Copy of Mohave County OPAC (Office Proficiency Assessment Certification) or equivalent certificate obtained within last 12 months demonstrating keyboarding speed at 60 words per minute for a five-minute test. Applicants may contact Superior Court Human Resources at (928) 718-4928 to schedule OPAC test. The position is open until filled; however, an initial review of applications will begin Tuesday, January 21, 2020. Mohave County has 1200 miles of coastline, 300+ days of sunshine and a low cost of living. Explore all that Mohave County has to offer at http://www.mohavedevelopment.org/liveandplay/live-play/ Essential Job Functions Please see job description . Minimum Qualifications A high school diploma/GED AND two (2) years of relevant, progressively responsible legal secretarial, secretarial, clerical, customer service or closely related experience, type 60 words per minuteOR any equivalent combination of experience and/or education from which comparable knowledge, skills, and work-related abilities have been achieved.Shorthand is desirable. May be required to work overtime. Closing Date/Time:
MOHAVE COUNTY, AZ Mohave, AZ, United States
Jan 10, 2020
Full Time
Job Summary Mohave County Public Works is currently recruiting for a Utility Service Worker in the Water and Improvement District. Performs entry level work operating a domestic water delivery system. REPORTS TO: Work is performed independently in accordance with established procedures under the general supervision of a higher authority. SUPERVISION EXERCISED None Essential Job Functions Reads water meters on assigned routes; records readings. Installs water meters utilizing various equipment and tools, such as, a shovel. Operates backhoes, water truck, dump truck, service truck and compactors in performance of duties. Identifies malfunctions of system and performs minor maintenance and repairs on water system. Reports complaints and requests for repair of malfunctioning meters based on observations. Operates standpipes to deliver water to residential and commercial customers, including collection of fees from standpipe meter boxes. Assists in the repair of water system mains, pipe lines, meters and other related system components. Assists in locating and excavating water mains and services to determine nature and extent of leaks or damage and makes appropriate repairs. Maintains accurate records of daily activities including receipts and payments.Assists in maintaining daily work records of work done, material used and time spent.Prepares brief notes and reports in regard to defective equipment and notifies higher level of authority. May write sales receipts for commercial consumers based on reading of meter. Cleans, maintains and services required equipment and tools used during performance of work assignments.Maintains buildings and grounds. Keep detailed records of maintenance activities and prepare reports. Respond to water system emergencies. Protect equipment and facilities from corrosion, vandalism and/or other damage. Conduct safety inspections, follow safety rules and provide safety training. Troubleshoot and address water related complaints, discuss with customers their water-related concerns. SECONDARY JOB FUNCTIONS Performs related work as required. Performs special assignments as requested. Exercise regular and predictable attendance and punctuality in accordance with Mohave County Personnel Policies and Procedures. Minimum Qualifications High School Diploma/GED Any experience in water system operation, meter reading, or public customer service related work to include record keeping of receipts/payments. OR an equivalent combination of experience, education and training which provides the desired knowledge, skills and abilities may be considered. SPECIAL JOB REQUIREMENT Must possess a valid driver's license for operation of motor vehicles on Arizona roads at the start of employment and maintain said license while employed in this position. Must pass physical agility and/or drug screen post offer. Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ)'s Water Operator - Grade 1 and Water Treatment - Grade 1 Certifications must be attained within six months of employment. Must possess the ability to obtain a valid Commercial Driver's License, Class B with endorsements of Hazardous Materials and Tanker within a six month period of hire date. Must provide acceptable driving history at no cost to the County. Possess a willingness to strive and obtain a Class I Water Distribution Certification as administered by the State of Arizona, Department of Environmental Quality, within twelve months of appointment to Utility Services Worker. Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Knowledge of: Methods, practices, tools, materials, and equipment associated with the operation of a water system and installation and servicing of meters. Bookkeeping practices and record keeping. Department policies, rules and procedures. Mohave CountyPersonnel Policies and Procedures, and Department Regulation. Skill in: Safe use and care of tools and equipment used in the operation of a water system and installation and servicing of meters. Communicating and maintaining professionalism with the public, co-workers, and work contacts. Ability to: Understand and to carry out oral and written instructions. Communicate effectively orally and in writing. Adjust to a variety of job assignments. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with general public and associate personnel. Fulfill physical requirements of work assignments to include lifting of 50 pounds or less, performance of moderate manual labor and performing work assignments with the use of tools and equipment in cramped and contorted positions. Perform the essential functions of the job specifications with or without a reasonable accommodation. Comply with Mohave County Personnel Policies and Procedures, andDepartment Regulations. Closing Date/Time: 1/27/2020 5:00 PM Arizona
MOHAVE COUNTY, AZ Mohave, AZ, United States
Jan 10, 2020
Full Time
Job Summary Mohave County Public Works is currently recruiting for a Custodian in the Facilities Management Division in Bullhead City/Mohave Valley. This is intermediate level work which involves the cleaning and orderly maintenance of buildings and grounds of Mohave County buildings. REPORTS TO Higher level of authority SUPERVISION EXERCISED None Essential Job Functions Clean building floors by sweeping, mopping, scrubbing, or vacuuming. Gather and empty trash. Service, clean, and supply restrooms. Clean and polish furniture and fixtures. Clean windows and mirrors using soapy water or other cleaners, sponges, and squeegees. Dust furniture, walls, machines, and equipment. Mix water and detergents or acids in containers to prepare cleaning solutions, according to specifications. Steam-clean or shampoo carpets. Strip, seal, finish, and polish floors. Clean and restore building interiors damaged by fire, smoke, or water, using commercial cleaning equipment. Drive vehicles to perform cleaning of facilities or grounds. Follow the procedures for the use of chemical cleaners and power equipment, in order to prevent damage to floors and fixtures. Monitor building security and safety by performing such tasks as locking doors after operating hours and checking electrical appliance use to ensure that hazards are not created. Move heavy furniture, equipment, and supplies, either manually or by using hand trucks. Visually check and clear debris from grounds. Notify managers concerning the need for major repairs or additions to building operating systems. Requisition and maintain an inventory of supplies and equipment needed for cleaning and maintenance duties. Set up, arrange, and remove decorations, tables and chairs to prepare facilities for events as directed. Communicates and acts in a professional manner with the public, co-workers, and work contacts. SECONDARY JOB FUNCTIONS Performs related work as required. Performs special assignments as requested. Exercise regular and predictable attendance and punctuality in accordance with Mohave County Personnel Policies and Procedures. Minimum Qualifications High School diploma /GED (General Education Diploma). One (1) year actual experience as a custodian. OR any equivalent combination of education, experience, and training which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities will be considered in meeting the minimum qualifications. SPECIAL JOB REQUIREMENT Must pass physical agility and/or drug screen post offer. Must possess a valid driver's license for operation of motor vehicles on Arizona roads at the start of employment and maintain said license while employed in this position. Provide acceptable driving history at no cost to the County. Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Knowledge of: Cleaning solvents. Basic maintenance of heating, cooling, ventilating, plumbing, and electrical systems. Mohave County Personnel Policies and Procedures, and Department Regulation. Skill in: Use and care of equipment, tools, and materials used in custodial activities. Working independently to complete daily activities according to work schedule. Following and maintaining safety standards. Following and effectively communicating verbal and written instructions. Ability to: Provide excellent customer services to ensure guests feel welcome. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with associate personnel. Understand and follow, quickly and accurately, oral and written instructions. Comply with Mohave County Personnel Policies and Procedures, and Department Regulation. Perform the essential functions of the job specifications with or without a reasonable accommodation. Closing Date/Time: 1/27/2020 5:00 PM Arizona
MOHAVE COUNTY, AZ Mohave, AZ, United States
Jan 09, 2020
Temporary
Job Summary This is a continuous recruitment to create a register of eligible candidates for the Clerical/Administrationskillset. If you'reinterestedin Labor/Trades positionsplease click here to access that Register: Labor/Trades Temporary Register The hourly rate is a minimum of $12.00 per hour and may be higher as set by the hiring department, depending on qualifications. This is a non-benefits eligible "at will" (Unclassified) position, however, some work assignments may require enrollment into theASRS(Arizona State Retirement System) depending on length of assignment and the amount of weekly hours worked. This position performs beginning to intermediate level administrative support and clerical work on a temporary basis for an assigned department. Work may include concentrated technical or specialized work assignments. Examples of work may include (but not limited to) receiving and processing of election materials, and trouble-shooting problems on Election Day;provide clerical assistance for Voter Registration; answer phones, help customers, type forms and correspondence for Public Health departments; and may be assigned to provide clerical support to Community Services departments. Essential Job Functions Assists with various simple to complex administrative tasks and/or work assignments to maintain efficient administrative operations of the department using independent judgment or under general direction of the supervisor. Operates common office equipment and software programs necessary to complete work assignments. Meets established deadlines and informs concerned parties of deadlines and/or updates on projects or assignments. May provide customer service to the public, departments and/or other agencies either by phone, email, or in person in response to questions, provide requested information, or direct queries to appropriate individuals and/or departments. Prepares related correspondence documents, forms, letters and reports. Compiles data and prepares assigned reports and/or statements. Communicates and acts in a professional manner with the public, co-workers, and work contacts. Performs related work as required and special projects as requested. SECONDARY JOB FUNCTIONS Exercise regular and predictable attendance and punctuality in accordance with Mohave County Personnel Policies and Procedures. Performs related work as required and special projects as requested. Minimum Qualifications Most Clerical Temporary positions require a High School Diploma or GED, and clerical/office support or specific experience in the assigned area. An equivalent combination of education, experience, and training may be considered in meeting the minimum qualifications. SPECIAL JOB REQUIREMENT Some positions may require possession of a valid State of Arizona Driver's License at the start of employment and acceptable driving history, if work involves driving a Mohave County or personal vehicle to conduct business and/or complete work assignments. Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Knowledge of: English, grammar, spelling, and mathematics. Filing and information systems and retention/destruction schedules. Standard computer use and associated software applications including spreadsheets and word processing. Skills: Operation of modern office equipment (i.e. personal computers and keyboards, fax machines, telephones, adding machines, calculators, etc.) Abilities: Interpret and apply technical and departmental information as to complete work assignments. Effectively communicate in a courteous and professional manner with those encountered in the course of work. Speak, read and write English. Understand and carry out simple to complex written and oral instructions. Perform the essential functions of the job with or without a reasonable accommodation. Follow directions and work independently and/or in a team to complete routine tasks or special projects. Closing Date/Time:
MOHAVE COUNTY, AZ Mohave, AZ, United States
Jan 08, 2020
Full Time
Job Summary Mohave County Public Works Department is now recruiting for 3 Road Maintenance Worker Specialists in Mohave Valley. Advanced journey level work involved in the operation of equipment utilized in the maintenance and repair of county-maintained roads and property. This position is in the Road Maintenance Worker series. Positions at this level are distinguished from other classes within the series by the complexity of duties assigned and the effective operation of equipment with specialized operation of a specific piece of heavy equipment.Incumbents at this level are required to be fully trained in all related procedures and specifically to an assigned piece of equipment. Positions are normally filled by advancement from the Road Maintenance Worker series with appropriate specific on-the-job training of the operation and utilization of a piece of equipment, or when filled from outside, requires prior general equipment operation experience of medium to heavy equipment and experience specific to the equipment assignment.Appointment to this level requires that the incumbent be performing the full range of duties and meet the qualification standards for the class. REPORTS TO Work is performed under the general supervision of a higher level of authority. SUPERVISION EXERCISED May provide technical supervision to Road Maintenance Workers and Road Maintenance Worker Seniors in the absence of Crew leader or Supervisor.May exercise functional supervision of subordinates to include overseeing, assigning and directing the activities of a work crew. Based on work assignment, determines the best course of action. Essential Job Functions Performs a variety of road maintenance and repair tasks by performing various manual labor assignments, such as, but not limited to:checking grade of road, mixing asphalt, shoveling, raking, chip sealing, patching, sweeping, trimming trees, weeding, mowing, removing debris, installing cattle guards, placing of barricades and cones, and flagging of traffic. Utilizes various hand and power tools and equipment such as:jackhammers, compressors, drills, chain saw, mower, shovel, rake, and weed eater. Operates, maintains and services a specific assigned piece of equipment to include:remote blade, tractor/ trailer, chip spreader, 4,000 gallon water truck, bituminous distributor, or laydown machine. Operates and servicesequipment in the maintenance and repair of roads and to haul materials and equipment.Utilizes heavy equipment which consists of: backhoe, screening plant, scraper, dozer and blade,tandem axle truck, front end loaders, rollers,and sweepers. Light equipment which consists of:single axle truck, tractor/mower,and other relatedequipment. Direct equipment to perform work assignments, such as, but not limited to:sweeping road/street, watering road, cleaning and installing culverts, rolling asphalt, loading trucks, hauling heavy equipment and materials. Adheres to safety procedures in work areas and in performance of work assignments Communicates and acts in a professional manner with the public, co-workers, and work contacts. Cleans, maintains and services required equipment and tools used during performance of work assignments. Adheres to equipmentoperating requirements established by manufacturer and by department policy and procedures. Provides responsible operation of county equipment concurrent with industry practice and license requirements. Adheres to performance specifications when issued for routine of job specific work. Provides appropriate traffic control when required and in accordance with county standards. Train Road Maintenance Workers and Road Maintenance Worker Seniors in the proper use of construction equipment including start up and shut down procedures. SECONDARY JOB FUNCTIONS Performs related work as required. Performs special assignments as requested. Minimum Qualifications High School Diploma/GED Five (5) years actual operating experience of a specific piece of equipment utilized in the maintenance and repair of roads such as a Road Maintenance Worker or Road Maintenance Worker Senior or related field involving the operation of equipment utilized in the maintenance and repair of roads, streets, and property. An equivalent combination of experience, education and training which provides the desired knowledge, skills and abilities may be considered in meeting the minimum requirements. SPECIAL JOB REQUIREMENT Must possess a valid Driver's License for operation of motor vehicles on Arizona roads at the start of employment and maintain said license while employed in this position. Class A with Tanker and Air Brakes endorsement within six months of appointment to the position. Must provide acceptable driving history at no cost to the County. Must pass physical agility and/or drug screen post offer. Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Knowledge of: Road maintenance and repair methods and materials such as understanding grade stakes and methods of drainage. Operation and servicing of heavy equipment utilized in the performance of work in the construction, maintenance and repair of roads. Traffic laws, ordinances and regulations involved in equipment operation such as Arizona's Bule Stake Law and heavy equipment and tractor/trailer operations. Safety hazards, practices and procedures related to road maintenance repair work and the operation of heavy equipment. Distribution of appropriate quantities of materials and the methods of distributing the materials used in the maintenance of roads. Skill in: Use and care of equipment, tools, and materials used in road maintenance and repair activities. Safe and effective operation and servicing of medium to heavy equipment including, but not limited to: chip spreader, tractor/trailer, remote blade, water truck, bituminous distributor and laydown machine. Ability to: Effectively service, maintain and operate assigned equipment and other related equipment and tools in accordance with standard operating and safety procedures. Work independently and determine best course of action to effectively perform work assignments. Fulfill physical requirements of work assignments. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with associate personnel and general public. Understand and follow, quickly and accurately, oral and written instructions. Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing with persons of diverse Ethnic, Educational and Economic backgrounds, and personnel contacted in the course of work. Drive a manual shift transmission. Perform the essential functions of the job with or without a reasonable accommodation. Comply with Mohave County Personnel Policies and Procedures, andDepartment Regulations. Closing Date/Time: 1/23/2020 5:00 PM Arizona
MOHAVE COUNTY, AZ Mohave, AZ, United States
Jan 07, 2020
Full Time
Job Summary Mohave County Legal Advocate's Officeis currently recruiting for an Office Clerk This is an entry level class for general clerical position.Appointment to this level requires that the incumbent have experience in performing general office tasks and need only a short introduction to the specific procedures, forms and processes of the assigned position.Office Clerk positions may occur in a variety of work areas and recruitment requiring knowledge of those work areas may be made. REPORTS TO The Office Clerk receives on-the-job training which is performed under immediate supervision of a higher level of authority; however, as skill and experience are gained in fulfilling routine duties, increasingly independent action may be authorized.Work is reviewed through observation and evaluation of work performance and tasks completed by the incumbent. SUPERVISION EXERCISED None. Essential Job Functions Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Meets and greets the public and receives phone calls and may act as a division or department receptionist. Picks up, assembles and sorts incoming mail and outgoing mail. Data entry into various computer systems. Makes copies, prints, collates, may scan documents and routes the completed documents as directed. Gathers, sorts, alphabetizes, or numbers information. Lists data on indexes and cross-reference systems and enters information and documents into established filing and data systems. Uses indexes and may research information. Insures files and reports are complete and current. Takes messages and passes information to those who might need it. Meets established deadlines and informs concerned parties of deadlines and appointments. Enters information into computer or database via computer terminals. Operates common office machines to include computer keyboards and related peripheral equipment. Communicates and acts in a professional manner with the public, co-workers, and work contacts. As Assigned Legal Process: Duties may include, but not limited to the following: Receives documents via email, mail, or delivery and may scan, copy, file and route as required. Maintains archived records and keeps storage area organized. Processes legal documents to include, but not limited to, claims, writs, executions, attachments, warrants, summons, etc.. Delivers and Files legal documents with Court. Enter or update information in Justware legal database/case management system. As Assigned Communications: Operation of the telephone/switchboard system. Provides information and corrects minor problems for customers and employees, pertaining to telephone and mailroom functions. Answers the County's main telephone (P.B.X.) switchboard, routing and referring calls. SECONDARY JOB FUNCTIONS Performs related work as required. Performs special assignments as requested. Exercise regular and predictable attendance and punctuality in accordance with Mohave County Personnel Policies and Procedures Minimum Qualifications High School Diploma/GED (General Education Degree). One (1) year of experience in performing general clerical/office work. An equivalent combination of education, experience, and training which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities may be considered in meeting the minimum qualifications. SPECIAL JOB REQUIREMENT Must possess a valid driver's license for operation of motor vehicles on Arizona roads at the start of employment and maintain said license while employed in this position. Provide acceptable driving history at no cost to the County Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Knowledge of: English grammar, spelling, and arithmetic. Standard office practices, procedures and equipment. Filing and information systems. Computing literacy to include use of electronic spreadsheet and word processing applications. Mohave County Personnel Policies and Procedures, and Department Regulation. Skill in: Efficiently operating and utilizing modern office machines as necessary to include typewriters, fax transmittal machines, calculators, and the use of computer keyboards and related software and peripheral equipment. Ability to: Maintain the highest level of confidentiality. Use good judgment to solve work problems through established guidelines. Understand departmental information encountered in the performance of responsibilities. Exercise courtesy and tact in dealing with the public and public officials and maintain confidentiality. Work effectively with Supervisor/Manager in completing assigned tasks accurately and in maintaining standard correspondence, files, and reports of the assigned area. Work and communicate effectively with all people contacted in the work. Understand and carry out written and oral instructions. Type accurately and at a speed necessary to fulfill job responsibilities. Perform the essential functions of the job with or without a reasonable accommodation. Comply with Mohave county Personnel Policies and Procedures, and Department Regulation. Closing Date/Time: 1/21/2020 5:00 PM Arizona
MOHAVE COUNTY, AZ Mohave, AZ, United States
Jan 04, 2020
Full Time
Job Summary *Mohave County is currently recruiting for the position of Community Health Education Specialist in Public Health* This position may be under filled as a Public Health Specialist with a requirement of meeting the minimumqualifications of a Community Health Education Specialist I successfully within two(2) years, for continued employment . THIS IS A GRANT FUNDED POSITION THAT WILL BE WORKING IN THE HEALTHY ARIZONA POLICY INITIATIVE PROGRAM. Promote inclusion of focus on children and youth/young adults with special healthcare needs Establish or increase opportunities for physical activity in the workplace Establish health insurance literacy for consumers to increase enrollment in and utilization of insurance plans Implement or develop referral mechanisms for chronic disease and/or chronic pain self-management programs Fingerprint clearance card required prior to being in the classroom and CPR required withinprobationary period This position is a mandated reporter Performs professional journey level work involved in the coordination and administration of projects related to a variety of public health education grant programs to include but not limited to health, exercise, sports science, tobacco use prevention, and other issues as may be defined by the grant program.Work includes planning, developing, implementing and evaluating county-wide public health assessments, education, prevention and intervention programs, and responsibility for the proper care of clients referred for health and intervention programs. Positions at this level require prior community health education services experience.Appointment to this level requires that the incumbent be performing the full range of duties and meet the qualification standards for the class.The incumbent is expected to perform the more complex or difficult case problems.Responsibilities include assistance in public health education grant program forecasting, implementation and evaluation requirements, planning, personnel, and statistical and program evaluation. REPORTS TO Work is performed under general supervision of a higher level of authority. The employee is expected to exercise initiative and independent judgment in accordance with established procedures and regulations. SUPERVISION EXERCISED May exercise technical or functional supervision of subordinates. Essential Job Functions Develops and coordinates County health education programs including prevention and education services, counseling, and training. Coordinates and presents a variety of workshops designed to educate the public on health, exercise, sports science, tobacco use prevention and other issues as may be defined by the grant program and the prevention of illness, disease and injury. Provides prevention and intervention counseling services for individuals; refers individuals to appropriate County or outside agency for assistance. Answers questions and provides information to the public; conducts community outreach services to include preparing articles and providing interviews for mass media publication.Participates in community task forces/committees and special events. Documents, collects, and interprets data for reporting to state and federal agencies.Assists in identifying funding sources and preparing of grant proposals. Assists in interpreting program goals while monitoring compliance with state, federal and local policies and procedures, regulations and division rules. Coordinates and organizes collaborated community-wide task forces to address and assess local needs as they related to health issues. Works with subcontractors to ensure grant/program (i.e., Tobacco program) compliance, accurate reporting and program evaluation. Attains additional knowledge in the health education field and area to which assigned through reading of health-related information and materials and attends training and educational classes. Performs special assignments as requested. Performs related work as required. SECONDARY JOB FUNCTIONS Performs related work as required. Performs special assignments as requested. Exercise regular and predictable attendance and punctuality in accordance with Mohave County Personnel Policies and Procedures. Minimum Qualifications Bachelor's Degree in public health education, or related field. One (1) year experience working with the public in the public health education field. OR any equivalent combination of education, experience, and training which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities will be considered in meeting the minimum qualifications. SPECIAL JOB REQUIREMENT Must possess a valid driver's license for operation of motor vehicles on Arizona roads at the start of employment and maintain said license while employed in this position. Provide acceptable driving history at no cost to the County. Willing to attain additional knowledge in the health education field and area to which assigned through reading of health-related information and materials and attending training and educational classes. Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Knowledge of: Health education and/or exercise/sports science, physical assessment and health appraisals, techniques and skills.Some assignments may require specialized knowledge specific to the area of assignment such as exercise/sports science, physical assessment and health appraisals, techniques and skills or tobacco use prevention/education/intervention techniques and skills. Principles, practices, and services related to public health and the specific area to which assigned (i.e. tobacco prevention, exercise and sports science, etc.) Methods and theory of education, individual and group-process counseling. Research, analysis, evaluation and reporting techniques. Budgetary and financial procedures, grantsmanship and data processing applications. Mohave CountyPersonnel Policies and Procedures, and Department Regulation. Skill in: Effectively operate and utilize of a variety of laboratory equipment and other equipment used in a health service area. Effectively operate a variety of office equipment to include:computer keyboard; typewriter; faxes transmittal; and copiers. Ability to: Develop, plan, implement and evaluate community health education and prevention programs. Compile and analyze data and prepare reports. Effectively assign, train and oversee subordinates. Make decisions in accordance with established policies and regulations. Understand, interpret and apply pertinent federal, state and local laws, codes and regulations regarding public education/prevention programs to include departmental procedures and requirements. Deal with issues and/or situations which may be controversial or sensitive in nature. Maintain confidentiality. Develop and maintain positive relationships with the community, coworkers, supervisor, health professionals and clients. Meet the physical requirements of job assignments. Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing. Maintain accurate and up-to-date records and documentation. Perform the essential functions of the job with our without a reasonable accommodation. Comply with Mohave County Personnel Policies and Procedures, andDepartment Regulations. Closing Date/Time:
MOHAVE COUNTY, AZ Mohave, AZ, United States
Jan 02, 2020
Full Time
Job Summary Mohave CountyPublic Defender'sOffice is currently recruiting for an Attorney II. * Position Open Until Filled Performs responsible and complex professional level legal work involved in the performance of professional legal services included in criminal and civil investigations,(juvenile and adult) dependency investigations (child welfare), trial preparations, prosecutions, defenses and/or non-trial resolutions.Positions at this level are normally filled by advancement or progression from the Attorney I level or, when filled from outside, requires prior successful, increasingly responsible Attorney experience in prosecution or defense.Work involves performing legal services at the full performance level of professional difficulty and requires the application of learned judgment and technical proficiency in the completion of assignments.Attorney II positions are assigned to work in the Legal Advocate, Legal Defender, Public Defender, or County Attorney Office. REPORTS TO Higher level of authority and requires independent decisions in accordance with established procedures SUPERVISION EXERCISED May exercise technical supervision over clerical support and paralegal personnel.In certain situations may be asked to coordinate and mentor newer, less experienced attorneys within a work group. Essential Job Functions An employee may perform any or all of the following examples of work listed but primarily will perform those work examples that are pertinent to the assigned Department/Division. Prosecutes or defends all stages of misdemeanors and felonies, which may include major felonies and juvenile cases. As a prosecuting or civil attorney, represents the County in civil cases initiated by or against the County. As a Legal Advocate represents children in dependency (child welfare - abuse and neglect) cases. Public Defender and Legal Defender represent parents in dependency cases who are facing removal of their children following filing by the State of a court petition alleging parental abuse or neglect.May be assigned to represent children in unrelated juvenile delinquency cases.. Prepares and presents State's evidence in criminal and civil actions to include legal arguments regarding Mohave CountyPersonnel Policies and Procedures, and Department Regulation. Argues on behalf of the State against writs of habeas corpus, petitions for post-conviction relief and motions to suppress evidence. Prepares appropriate defense which addresses the legal principles involved. Appears on behalf of the State in, or defends, probation revocation hearings and sanity hearings. Prepares and oversees the preparation of legal briefs and memoranda. Negotiates with opposing counsel on appropriate disposition of cases. Writes appellate briefs and argues appeals before the Supreme Court in behalf of indigent clients. Negotiates pleas in criminal cases in behalf of indigent clients. Interviews victims, witnesses, clients or prospective clients in the office, in custody and in other environments as necessary. Performs legal research in connection with legal writing and legal arguments. Receives and evaluates reports and discovery materials from various entities which may include Department of Child Safety and mental health providers. Orders investigations, subpoenas and retained expert evaluations. Communicates with civic and governmental agencies regarding rehabilitation programs for clients. Provides advocacy at sentencing proceedings. Works with the Probation Department on probation with clients. Handles probation revocation hearings. Works with Attorney General, case managers, mental health providers, foster parents and others involved in the lives of dependent client's. Attends and participates in Child Family Team Meetings and case plan staffings for dependent clients. Conducts in-person visits with dependent clients, including but not limited to foster parents, schools, and kinship placements. Communicates and acts in a professional manner with the public, co-workers, and work contacts. SECONDARY JOB FUNCTIONS Performs special assignments as requested. Performs related work as required. Exercise regular and predictable attendance and punctuality in accordance with Mohave County Personnel Policies and Procedures. Minimum Qualifications Admission to the Bar of the State of Arizona, or eligibility for admission by Arizona Supreme Court Rule 38(g). One (1) year of progressively responsible experience in professional legal work. Must have demonstrated trial skills through performance of both bench and jury trials at a minimum of the Justice Court level, Superior Court experience is preferred. OR any equivalent combination of education, experience, and training which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities will be considered in meeting the minimum qualifications. SPECIAL JOB REQUIREMENT Possession of a certificate of admission to the Bar of the State of Arizona. (May be hired prior to admission, but at a lower payrate until full admission is obtained) Must provide acceptable driving history at no cost to the County. Willingness to obtain additional knowledge of legal, judicial and other job-related fields through reading of related information and materials and attending training, educational classes, seminars and conferences. Must possess a valid driver's license for operation of motor vehicles on Arizona roads at the start of employment and maintain said license while employed in this position. Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Knowledge of: Principles of civil, criminal, juvenile, and juvenile dependency law, and of the methods and practices of pleading and trialadvocacy. Judicial procedures, rules of evidence, rules of criminal procedure, and rules of juvenile procedure, especially Arizona rules. Superior and Juvenile Court policies and procedures. Principles, methods, materials, practices, and references utilized in legal research and presentation. Terminology common to forensics, psychology, child abuse/neglect, domestic violence and substance abuse. Interviewing and investigative techniques. Arizona Supreme Court rules of Professional Conduct. Mohave CountyPersonnel Policies and Procedures, and Department Regulation. Ability to: Analyze, appraise and organize facts, evidence and precedents and to effectively present such materials in writing and orally. Understand and interpret constitutional provisions, statutes, administrative regulations and precedents. Understand, interpret and apply pertinent federal, state and local rules, regulations, procedures and policies regarding legal work and services to include departmental procedures and requirements. Read, interpret and apply technical materials encountered as a result of work assignments. Manage problems which may be controversial or sensitive in nature. Prepare, present and conduct trial defenses and appeals effectively. Determine alternative courses of action. Present and argue cases in court and handle unanticipated problems smoothly. Communicate effectively both orally and in writing with persons of diverse ethnic, educational and economic backgrounds. Maintain objectivity and freedom from prejudice. Maintain confidentiality. Understand and grasp ideas quickly and follow instructions with initiative and exercise good judgment. Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing. Maintain accurate and up-to-date records and documentation. Establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with those contacted in the course of work. Perform the essential functions of the job specifications with or without a reasonable accommodation. Comply with Mohave County Personnel Policies and Procedures, andDepartment Regulations. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
MOHAVE COUNTY, AZ Mohave, AZ, United States
Jan 02, 2020
Full Time
Job Summary This is a continuous recruitment to create a register of eligible candidates. This position performs entry level law enforcement work as a Deputy Sheriff. Position involves initial academy and on-the-job learning and in service training and development prior to receiving Arizona Peace Officer Standards and Training Board (AZ POST) certification. HOW TO APPLY: Please read and follow the instructions below 1) Apply online : Complete and submit an online application by clicking on "Apply" (This will take you to the log-in page where you may need to create an account if you haven't done so already). 2) Print your online applications : Print submitted online application after submission (you can log in to your account to view and print if need). 3) Receive email with Supplemental Packet : After you submit your online application, you will receive an email containing the Deputy Sheriff Supplemental Application Packet. (If you don't see our email with the Supplemental Packet, check your SPAMemail folder, it might be there) 4) Print, read, and complete theDeputy Sheriff Supplemental Application Packet. 5) Submityour completed packet to Human Resources 700 W. Beale St. Kingman, AZ 86401 5) Schedule a test date Human Resources will contact you once the packet has been reviewed. (Check your email for the contact information) 2020 Deputy Sheriff - Written Test will be held : March 2 & 3 June 1 & 2 September 14 & 15 November 30 & December 1 6) Bring your original POST packet , printed online application and requested documents with you to your scheduled testing date. *Incomplete packets and/or late arrivals will be rescheduled and are ineligible to test or re-apply no less than 90 days. Work involves participation in assigned in-service training and formal academic programs of instruction designed to qualify the incumbent for certification as a Deputy Sheriff. Incumbents are to be assigned as a Deputy Sheriff upon successful obtainment of AZ POST certification. The incumbent upon employment as a Deputy Sheriff will be scheduled to attend and must successfully complete a recognized Arizona Peace Officer Standards and Training Board (AZ POST) training academy. SUPERVISION EXERCISED Formal academic instruction and in-service training are performed under immediate supervision; however, as skill and experience are gained in fulfilling routine duties, increasingly independent action may be authorized. Work is reviewed through observation, conferences, written examinations, performance tests and an evaluation of training records and reports. Minimum Qualifications High School diploma /GED. An equivalent combination of education, experience, and training which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities may be considered in meeting the minimum qualifications. SPECIAL JOB REQUIREMENT Must be 21 years of age to be employed as a Deputy Sheriff with the Mohave County Sheriff's Office and to attend a recognized Arizona Peace Officer Standards and Training Board (AZ POST) training academy. Willingness to attend and successfully complete a recognized Arizona Peace Officer Standards and Training Board (AZ POST) training academy, typically incumbents will complete academy within six months of assignment to a Deputy Sheriff position. Possess the ability to successfully complete a written examination, physical agility testing, oral board interview, polygraph examination, psychological examination, background investigation, final administrative interview and other testing appropriate to law enforcement individuals. Must possess a valid driver's license for operation of motor vehicles on Arizona roads at the start of employment and maintain said license while employed in this position. Provide acceptable driving history at no cost to the County. Knowledge, Skills & Abilities See full job description details by clicking here: Deputy Sheriff Closing Date/Time:
MOHAVE COUNTY, AZ Mohave, AZ, United States
Jan 02, 2020
Full Time
Job Summary This is a continuous recruitment to create a register of eligible candidates. Work is performed at an entry level class in the Detention Officer series. This position involves entry-level security work in the custody, control and care and welfare of inmates in County detention facilities, for the purpose of becoming an experienced Detention Officer I, which involves initial in-service and on the job training. Mohave County has a two-phase application process for this position. To be eligible for placement on a hiring register and further consideration, you must successfully complete both phases of the application process. Applicants successfully completing Phase I of the application process will progress to Phase II. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Incumbents will servea one (1) year probationary period. In an on-the-job learning/training capacity, an employee will assist and perform (as level of understanding and experience increases) in any or all of the examples of work performed by a Detention Officer I. An employee in this class series may receive work assignments in any or all of the following areas; Control, Booking/Release, Medical, Field Training Program, Disciplinary, Classification, Behavior Management, Warrants, Transports, Commissary, Supplies and Pod Management. REPORTS TO In-service and on-the-job training are performed under higher level of authority. SUPERVISION EXERCISED As skill and experience are gained in fulfilling routine duties, increasingly independent action may be authorized. Work is reviewed through observation and evaluation of work performance and reports filed by incumbent. APPLICATION PROCESS You may be asked to create an account online, if you have not already done so. Phase I (Testing): Part 1 - Written Examination Part 2 - Physical Agility Test - Described in Detention Office packet. Part 3 - Oral Board Interview - Day 1 of testing, or as arranged. Phase II (Executive Review Phase): Part 1- Background investigation (May be subject to polygraph) Part 2- Executive interview How to apply: PLEASE READY AND FOLLOW THE INSTRUCTIONS BELOW Apply online : Complete and submit an online application by clicking on "Apply" (This will take you to the log-in page where you may need to create an account if you haven't done so already). Print online application : Print submitted online application after submission (you can log in to your account to view and print if need). Should you have any questions or require additional information, please contact the Office of Human Resources, (928) 753-0736, Extension 4116 or 4363. Thank you for your interest in employment with Mohave County. Essential Job Functions See full job description details by clicking on our link: Detention Officer Minimum Qualifications Must be at least 18 years of age at the start of employment. Must be a U.S. Citizen or resident alien. High School diploma /GED. An equivalent combination of education, experience, and training which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities may be considered in meeting the minimum qualifications. SPECIAL JOB REQUIREMENT Must possess a valid driver's license for operation of motor vehicles on Arizona roads at the start of employment and maintain said license while employed in this position. Provide acceptable driving history at no cost to the County. Possess the ability to successfully complete psychological, polygraph, health-related and physical agility testing appropriate to law enforcement individuals. Requires successful completion of 40 hours (on-the-job) of detention training prior to occupying a post or position. Closing Date/Time:
MOHAVE COUNTY, AZ Mohave, AZ, United States
Dec 30, 2019
Full Time
Job Summary Mohave County Attorney's Office is recruiting for an Audio Visual I.T. Investigator in the Criminal Division. *Position Open Until Filled* Initial Review of Applications will start on January 22, 2020 Performs journey-level investigative work involved in the obtaining of information primarily for the preparation of cases in the Offices of the Legal Advocate, Legal Defender, Public Defender, and County Attorney. Positions in the Legal Advocate, Legal Defender, and Public Defenders, Investigators may be assigned to dependency, delinquency and/or criminal cases (see additional Dependency/Juvenile Case Support functions below). REPORTS TO Higher level of authority SUPERVISION EXERCISED None Essential Job Functions Confers with assigned attorneys outlining requirements for investigation. Keeps attorneys apprised of the investigations with current, accurate information. Assists attorneys in the preparation of cases for trial based on information obtained and determining additional information required. In preparation of an investigation, reviews case files, police reports, court reports, witness statements, and other related documentation. Based on review of information, determines course of action to be taken to obtain the required information. Performs interviews of clients while in custody or out of custody at the direction of the attorney. Locates and interviews witnesses in dependency and criminal cases. Prepares written reports of investigative findings and maintains accurate, up-to-date records. Examines and photographs crime scenes or other areas and items appropriate to the investigation; locates experts to provide testimonies. Serves subpoenas. Testifies in court as necessary. Assists local, county, state, federal and out-of-state agencies on investigations. Communicate and maintain professionalism with the public, co-workers, and work contacts. As assigned to County Attorney Office: Functions listed above. Use technology and computer software for managing and organizing large volumes of data and documents collected during a case. Reviews case files, police reports, court reports, witness statements and other related documents. Based upon review of information, determines course of action to be taken to obtain the required or follow up information. Travel to locations all over the county, including remote locations to obtain information or interviews. Support and assist Victim Right's Advocates and all Support Staff (Civil and Criminal) as needed Assist and coordinate with law enforcement as needed. Provide advice and support to prosecutors on technical, multimedia and audio-visual presentation methods, techniques and equipment in order to enhance the quality of the presentation during trial and other hearings. Setup AV for prosecutors and assist and support prosecutor throughout the trial or hearing in the presence of jurors and court staff. Advise prosecutors on technical options. Interview and assess prosecutor requirements for desired technology and advice on appropriate technology to meet specific trial or hearing presentation activities. Work with a wide variety of instructional, multimedia and audio-visual technologies, networks and computer hardware and software, in support of trials and other hearings. Keep current on trends in digital trials and courtroom presentation technologies. Analyze and interpret AV/IT policy and law and ensures that media comports with policy. Apply troubleshooting skills to assess in addressing equipment and process issues. Plan and consult on the installation of new equipment and equipment upgrades including costing of solutions. Coordinate and support web conferences or traditional video conferences. Apply project management concepts in combination with AV-IT policies and procedures in determining technical support work flow. Develop or escalate training as needed, based on consultation with users and understanding of technology, including FAQ's, knowledge-based entries, and job aids. Develop user documentation, process improvements, or system design requirements, as needed. SECONDARY JOB FUNCTIONS Performs related work as required. Performs special assignments as requested. Exercise regular and predictable attendance and punctuality in accordance with Mohave County Personnel Policies and Procedures. ASSIGNED TO DEPENDENCY/JUVENILE CASE SUPPORT Conducts home visits with clients in DCS (CPS) care throughout the County and State. Performs interviews of clients while in custody or out of custody at the direction of the attorney. Performs client interviews with juvenile clients in Child Protective Services (CPS) care throughout the county and state. Assists and covers Child Family Team meetings for assigned attorneys. Minimum Qualifications High School diploma/GED equivalent. Five (5) years as a certified law enforcement officer, preferably in a detective/investigator position. OR any equivalent combination of education, experience, and training may be considered in meeting the minimum qualifications. SPECIAL JOB REQUIREMENT Must possess a valid driver's license for operation of motor vehicles on Arizona roads at the start of employment and maintain said license while employed in this position. REQUIRED MINIMUM EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING ASSIGNED TO DEPENDENCY/JUVENILE CASE SUPPORT High School diploma/ GED (General Education Degree). Five (5) years' progressively responsible investigative experience with appropriate investigative experience on dependency/delinquency cases. OR any equivalent combination of education, experience, and training may be considered in meeting the minimum qualifications. PREFERRED ADDITIONAL EXPERIENCE FOR DEPENDENCY/DELINQUENCY CASE ASSIGNMENT Training, education and/or experience in child welfare investigations, education, behavioral/mental health, or social work working with children ages 0-18. ADDITONAL DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS FOR COUNTY ATTORNEY OFFICE: Current AZPOST certification or the ability to obtain certification within 90 days of hire. Experience as a certified law enforcement officer, preferably in detective/investigator position. Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Knowledge of: Principles, practices, methods and techniques utilized in the performance of investigative work. Law enforcement principles, practices, methods, techniques and equipment. Relevant laws, rules, regulations, and legal procedures to be adhered to in the performance of investigative work. Mohave CountyPersonnel Policies and Procedures, and Department Regulation. Skill in: Interviewing and communicating with clients, colleagues and outside agencies. Applying investigative methods and techniques Gathering, analyzing and evaluating facts and evidence. Use of computers and peripheral devices, pertinent software and Internet resources. Communicating and maintaining professionalism with the public, co-workers, and work contacts. Ability to: Apply modern law enforcement principles and practices to investigative work. Interview, interrogate, and extract required and valid information from individuals. Utilize investigative techniques. Understand, interpret and apply pertinent federal, state and local laws, codes and regulations involved in the performance of investigative work. Comprehend, retain and recall factual information. Perform the essential functions of the job with or without a reasonable accommodation. Evaluate information obtained and determine appropriateness to case. Work independently and exercise patience when dealing with others and in the performance of investigative work. Establish and maintain effective/cooperative working relationships with associate personnel, other law enforcement agencies, witnesses, clients, and the public. Prepare accurate, complete and legible reports and records.Present detailed, accurate and objective oral statements and responses to questions. Understand and follow complex instructions. Fulfill all physical requirements of the class. Communicate effectively orally and in writing. Comply with Mohave County Personnel Policies and Procedures, andDepartment Regulations. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES ASSIGNED TO DEPENDENCY/JUVENILLE CASE SUPPORT Knowledge of Child Welfare and/or Social Work principles, practices, methods, techniques and equipment. Ability to apply modern child welfare and/or social work principles and practices to investigative work WORKING CONDITIONS/ PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS Sufficient clarity of speech and hearing or other communication capabilities, with or without reasonable accommodation, which permits the employee to discern verbal instructions and to communicate effectively in person, on a telephone, and in a courtroom or office environment. Sufficient personal mobility, flexibility, and physical reflexes, with or without reasonable accommodation, which permits the employee to work in an office environment, lift up to 20 pounds, and perform in a courtroom or office environment. Work is subject to varying post or job site assignments and may be subject to call-back or on-call status and irregular schedules including completion of work assignments on weekends and holidays. Work is also subject to traveling and irregular hours in order to perform work assignments. Work may also include the frequent use of computer software and recording devices. May involve occasional moderate lifting up to 25 pounds. Interruptions, time pressure and high volumes of work, may be a common occurrence. Performing tasks in the presence of jurors, judges, courts staff and the general viewing public. This classification does not meet the safety sensitive definition as outlined by Arizona Revised Statute, • 23-493 et seq Closing Date/Time:
MOHAVE COUNTY, AZ Mohave, AZ, United States
Dec 27, 2019
Full Time
Job Summary Mohave County Library - Public Services Division is currently recruiting for a Librarian - Youth Services. Hiring for the Kingman location. Position can be filledas a Librarian with no youth experience. Starting pay ranges from $18.56 to $21.48 an hour depending on qualifications. Position may be filled as an Underfill. *Position Open Until Filled* Performs professional level operational and supervisory work relating to the provision of library services to children and adults. REPORTS TO Work is performed independently under direction of the Library Services Manager.Work is performed with latitude for discretion and judgment in applying Mohave County and Library District goals and objectives, assisting in the management of the Youth Services Division, and in supervising and evaluating clerical, technical, and paraprofessional support personnel.Work is reviewed through conferences and results achieved. SUPERVISION EXERCISED Supervision may be exercised over a staff of volunteers and clerical, technical, and paraprofessional staff. Essential Job Functions Assists in planning, organizing, and directing staff in general library techniques, reference, readers' advisement, circulation, programming, collection development and maintenance, technical services, and related activities with a special emphasis on working with children, teens, and accompanying adults. Assists in developing and implementing goals and objectives for library services for youth. Schedules projects, recommends budget, and monitors budgeting functions for assigned library's services for youth. Assists in, coordinates, and oversees service with a special emphasis on working with children and teens. Assists in promoting cooperation and coordination of effort between the assigned library's Youth Services Division, the district's Youth Services Division, other library divisions and locations, and the district as a whole. Selects, plans, assigns, supervises, and evaluates the work of Youth Services subordinates. Participates in the ongoing training and development of Youth Services staff at both the local and district levels. Resolves operational problems, develops and implements new programs, methods, and procedures to increase youth library services efficiency and quality of work for the library assigned. Recruits, trains, and supervises the work of Youth Services volunteers. Assists in district-wide collection development activities. Reads reviews and recommends items for purchase for the youth collections. Is directly involved in and assists lower level staff in youth collection development, collection maintenance, collection assessment, and materials processing and preservation as appropriate to the assigned library. Assists patrons with questions and requests and provides instruction in the use of various library tools and reference resources, identifying appropriate sources, and fulfilling reference needs. Plans, develops, and presents activities and programs for children.These may include, but are not limited to, Story times, puppet shows, book talks, the Summer Reading Games, and literacy enrichment programs. Plans, develops, and presents activities and programs for teens.These may include, but are not limited to, poetry slams, book or computer-based games, the Summer Reading Games, and basic library and computer use programs for teens. Assists in, coordinates, and oversees outreach to preschools, elementary schools, high schools, and community groups with an emphasis on children, teens, and their caregivers. Develops and arranges for the distribution of library advertising materials, bookmarks, bibliographies, websites, and promotional materials targeted at children, teens, and their caregivers. Participates in promoting public services for youth including preparing bibliographies, websites, and other information brochures, pamphlets, and handouts. Assists in maintaining a pleasant, informative library to include the creation of information and promotional displays. Oversees local circulation functions of materials in the Youth Services areas. Assists in establishing and maintaining effective local community contacts and relationships.May participate with other district libraries to develop and implement effective public relations and service programs. Assists in developing and implementing innovative library programs that are well-advertised to serve the needs of the community such as programs for children, young adults, families, and other special interest groups. Plans themes, crafts, and books for special outreach to groups such as Headstart, daycares, preschools, elementary schools, high schools, and community groups with an emphasis on children, teens, and their caregivers. Conducts library tours for school groups, community groups, scout groups, teachers, and other special interest groups. Supervises collection development, inventory, and the maintenance of shelves as required. Supervises and participates in collection development functions such as checking donated materials, checking for duplications and condition of materials, and completing forms for the donation and mending processes. May serve on and take an active role in various committees. Works with other county entities, schools, and public officials to distribute information relevant to parents and other caregivers. Assists with surveying target groups to determine library needs and informs the public of available library services for youth. Attends and participates in division, district, state, and national library meetings, workshops, and conferences as required and resources permit. Assists in the development, coordination, and implementation of district policies and procedures. Supports and supervises the implementation of district policies and procedures. SECONDARY JOB FUNCTIONS Collects, compiles, and submits data for use in statistical reports, internal operating studies, or policy formulation.Develops and runs reports and queries. Assists in the maintenance of youth facilities as appropriate to the library assigned. Prepares library borrower cards, assists in the maintenance of patron files, and distributes informational materials. Reviews new developments and trends in the library field for value and potential use. Performs special assignments as requested. Performs related work as required. Exercise regular and predictable attendance and punctuality in accordance with Mohave County Personnel Policies and Procedures. Minimum Qualifications REQUIRED MINIMUM EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING Masters of Library and Information Sciences (MLIS) from an ALA accredited school or a Master's Degree in a related field of Youth or Family Services, including but not limited to, early literacy, childhood development, or education. Three (3) years library experience, two (2) years of which must be at a supervisory or managerial level, including general clerical and computer experience involving youth services programs and experience working with children and teens. An equivalent combination of education, experience, and training which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities may be considered in meeting the minimum qualifications. SPECIAL JOB REQUIREMENT Must possess a valid driver's license for operation of motor vehicles on Arizona roads at the start of employment and maintain said license while employed in this position. Must provide acceptable driving history at no cost to the county. Two (2) to three (3) years of hands-on work with groups of children, which qualifies the Youth Services Librarian as a youth expert to work with these groups and their caregivers. Must have expertise, experience, and/or training in the needs and developmental patterns of children and/or teens. Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Knowledge of: Library facility organization and operations and the procedures, terminology, accepted or common practices, and policies involved in the provision of library services. English grammar, spelling, and arithmetic. Standard office practices, procedures, and equipment. Filing and information systems. Computing literacy to include use of keyboards, related peripheral equipment, electronic spreadsheet, word processing, and department specific software. Mohave County Personnel Policies and Procedures, and Department Regulations. Skill in: Efficiently operating and utilizing modern office machines as necessary to include typewriters, fax transmittal machines, calculators, and the use of computer keyboards, related peripheral equipment, and applications. Reference sources or materials in the area of specialty. Standard office practices and record keeping. Computing literacy involving online and automated systems, microcomputers, and related peripheral equipment. Utilizing computer systems and applications to include online and automated systems, microcomputers, and related peripheral equipment in the performance of work assignments. Familiarity with and skill utilizing computers and gaming equipment used in youth programs and in special children's or youth areas of the library. Ability to: Establish and maintain filing systems. Use good judgment to solve work problems through established guidelines. Interpret technical and departmental information encountered in the performance of responsibilities. Work independently in completing assigned tasks accurately and in maintaining standard correspondence, files, and reports of the library. Deal courteously with the public and obtain from them the information necessary to assist them. Work and communicate effectively with all people contacted. Understand and carry out written and oral instructions. Develop and implement library programs to provide appropriate library services. Exercise judgment and discretion in matters of policy and procedure design and implementation; make decisions in accordance with established policies and regulations. Plan, organize, coordinate, and manage the work of paraprofessional, technical, and clerical support staff in various activities. Coordinate collection development and maintenance, materials processing, and preservation. Effectively speak before community groups and other civic organizations and utilize public relations and media skills for presentations, publicity flyers, and introduction of programs. Identify, analyze, and resolve problems at all levels. Appraise and select appropriate materials for the library collection. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with library system staff, community groups, and other professional contacts. Design and develop attractive flyers, displays, bibliographies, bookmarks, websites, etc., designed to promote the use of the library. Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing, with children, youth and their parents, as well as with other library staff members. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work. Perform the essential functions of the class with or without a reasonable accommodation. Comply with Mohave County Personnel Policies and Procedures, and Department Regulations. Closing Date/Time:
MOHAVE COUNTY, AZ Mohave, AZ, United States
Dec 20, 2019
Full Time
Job Summary Mohave County is currently recruiting for a Voter Registration Specialist in the Recorder's Office. Hiring at Range 11, Step 2: $17.27 Performs advanced level processing work in the Voter Registration Division of the Recorder's Office.It is distinguished from other clerical classifications by its use in Voter Registration and the specialized requirements to assure all work complies with applicable local, state, and federal voting program requirements. REPORTS TO Higher level of authority. SUPERVISION EXERCISED Shall exercise technical, functional or direct supervision of temporary election workers. Essential Job Functions Produces specialized reporting to U.S. Department of Justice, political parties, candidates and others. Develops and maintains department website and social media. Manages voter registration systems, web based platforms used to conduct elections. Acts as liaison for voter registration computer equipment and software. Maintains system security, develops reports and handles system troubleshooting. Inspects, examines, tracks and update voters. Printing and mailing of early ballots for Permanent Early Voter List (PEVL). Performs skilled tasks utilizing specialized equipment to process and prepare vote by mail ballots and mailing of voter materials. Responsible for accurate updates and/or audits for Voter Registration. Determines validity of petition signatures during the petition process. Provides information to staff and to the general public concerning voter registration and voting laws, rules and regulations. Provide information to staff relative to early voting. Process requests for ballot mailings sorted by categories. Performs specialized clerical and office duties including receiving, sorting, indexing, filing and retrieving forms; document preservation and destruction. Assists in preparation to distribute party lists for quarterly report mailings. Communicates and acts in a professional manner with the public, co-workers, and work contacts. SECONDARY JOB FUNCTIONS Performs special assignments as requested. Performs related work as required. Exercise regular and predictable attendance and punctuality in accordance with Mohave County Personnel Policies and Procedures. Minimum Qualifications High School Diploma/GED (General Education Degree). Four (4) years' experience performing advanced secretarial, administrative or clerical tasks applying local, state or federal regulations with one (1) of those years in voter registration or elections. OR an equivalent combination of education, experience, and training may be considered in meeting the minimum qualifications. SPECIAL JOB REQUIREMENT Must be a registered voter of Mohave County. Must be Arizona State Certified in elections within two years of employment. Must have handwriting analysis classes within two years of employment. Must possess a valid driver's license for operation of motor vehicles on Arizona roads at the start of employment and maintain said license while employed in this position. Provide acceptable driving history at no cost to the County. Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Knowledge of: Complex voter registration reports. Website and social media development and maintenance. Voter Registration and mail voting procedures. Local, state and federal election laws, rules and regulations. Codes used on voter registration documents. Power Profile, and statewide voter registration systems. Manual and automated records management systems. Office practices and procedures. Techniques for leading, training, assigning, prioritizing and reviewing work of staff. Microsoft Office applications including but not limited to Microsoft Access, Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Word. Federal Move Act guidelines and restrictions including the Uniform and Overseas Citizen Absentee Voting Act (UOCAVA). Mohave County Personnel Policies and Procedures, and Department Regulations. Skill in: Planning, organizing, producing voter registration reports. Website development and maintenance. Organizing and coordination election procedures. Inventory control and management. Making minor adjustments and operator-level maintenance of voting equipment. Preparing precinct boundaries. Communicating effectively, both orally and in writing. Maintaining Records and preparing reports. Operating of personal computers, laptops and peripheral devices. Ability to: Communicate effectively with other employees and vendors in person or by phone. Function as part of a team to accomplish the goals of the department. Research resource materials including the Arizona Revised Statutes, United States Constitution, Arizona Secretary of State's Procedures Manual, Department of Justice Articles. Comply with Mohave County Personnel Policies and Procedures, and Department Regulations. Perform the essential functions of the class with or without a reasonable accommodation. Closing Date/Time:
MOHAVE COUNTY, AZ Mohave, AZ, United States
Dec 18, 2019
Full Time
Job Summary Do you desire a position where you make a difference in people's lives and serve justice? If so, the place to find that dream job is with the Mohave County Superior Court and Probation. The Mohave County Probation Department is accepting applications for the position of Deputy Probation Officer to work in the St. George, Utah office to support the Arizona Strip District area. Probation officers provide casework services to probationers at the direction of the Superior Court under the provisions of evidence-based practices and consistent with the Arizona Code of Judicial Administration (ACJA). The duties of a probation officer include supervising the caseloads of assigned probationers, meeting with probationers in their homes or at their places of school/work, conducting interviews and social or pre-sentence/pre-disposition investigations, evaluating probationers' progress, performing searches, and making arrests. Because probationers under Court supervision are convicted felons, felony adjudicated delinquents and/or persons with domestic violence convictions/adjudications, these job duties expose the probation officers to a risk of being assaulted by probationers, family members and others in proximity to the probationers. As a result, the probation officer position is designated as a safety-sensitive position in accordance with ACJA •6-106(A) and ACJA •6-107(A). All probation officers must "demonstrate, by proficiency testing, competency and understanding of the physical and verbal techniques and tactics presented at the defensive tactics training academy," ACJA •6-107(G)(1)(b). The proficiency testing is based upon whether they can perform the skills or tactics (or comparable alternatives) necessary for self-defense. Position will be open until filled. Initial review of applications will begin Thursday, December 26, 2019. To Apply Note: Resumes are considered supplemental information only. Failure to complete the entire online application, including fully detailing all education and experience, will likely result in disqualification. 1. Please read and follow the Superior Court Application Instructions . 2. Complete and submit your application, resume, letter of interest online. 3. Print, read, complete, and return to Superior Court Human Resources at 401 E. Spring St., Kingman, AZ 86401 the additional Probation Department Supplemental Application Packet. Note : Your application will not be screened until the Probation Department Supplemental Application packet is received by Superior Court Human Resources.Be sure your packet is notarized as well. Essential Job Functions Please see the job description for the job functions. Minimum Qualifications Be a United States citizen or legal resident. Have a bachelor's degree with a preference in the behavioral sciences or a related field from an accredited college or university. Be a minimum age of twenty-one (21) years. Must successfully pass a pre-employment character and fitness background investigation, including but not limited to: fingerprinting and criminal history records check, Department of Child Safety (DCS) Central Registry check, (MVD) driving records check, psychological evaluation, polygraph examination, and submit to and pass a pre-employment drug/alcohol screen. Must successfully complete 40-hour Defensive Tactics Training Academy as soon as practical, but no later than 120 days from the date of employment (see ACJA •6-107(G)). Must demonstrate, by proficiency testing, competency and understanding of the physical and verbal techniques and tactics presented at the Defensive Tactics Training Academy. Must successfully complete eight (8) hours of defensive tactics refresher training on an annual basis. Must maintain certificate of successful completion of defensive tactics training. Must successfully complete the Probation Certification Academy and Intensive Probation Institute, if assigned, within the first twelve (12) months of employment (see ACJA •6-107(F)). Must submit to a medical examination required by Corrections Officer Retirement Plan. Closing Date/Time: