County of Sacramento

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140 job(s) at County of Sacramento

Sacramento County, CA Sacramento, CA, United States
Jan 27, 2023
The Position This is a continuous filing exam. Next filing cut-offs are at 5:00 pm on: 2/9/23 and 2/27/23(final) Auditor-Appraiser is a single class with two salary levels (Level I and Level II). Level 1 - $4,698.00 - $5,439.25/month Level 2 - $5,399.25 - $6,563.28/month Auditor-Appraiser (Level II) is the journey-level in the series and is responsible for the auditing, physical appraisal and valuation of commercial and industrial personal property for tax assessment purposes. The Auditor-Appraiser (Level II) participates as a member of a team in audit-appraisal of major corporal entities. The Auditor-Appraiser (Level II) does not regularly perform lead work but may be assigned to demonstrate audit-appraisal techniques to less experienced auditor-appraisers and to assist them with specific elements of the work. The Auditor-Appraiser (Level II) may perform valuation work in the appraisal of specialized forms of personal property such as boats or general aviation aircraft. Auditor-Appraiser (Level I) is the entry and training level in the Auditor-Appraiser series. Incumbents must have detailed knowledge of professional auditing and accounting principles and techniques prior to appointment. They receive training in provisions of Revenue and Taxation Code and other laws and regulations governing the valuation of personal property for tax assessment purposes. The Auditor-Appraiser (Level I) performs audit-appraisal work and responds to questions and complaints from the public, working initially under close supervision and assuming more independent responsibility toward the end of the training period. After incumbents acquire skill, are capable of functioning at the journey level, and have met the minimum qualifications and Special Requirements for Auditor-Appraiser (Level II), they are eligible for appointment to that level. NOTE: The level at which initial appointments are made, and advancement from the lower to the higher level of this class (Level I to Level II), is at the discretion of the appointing authority providing the minimum qualifications and special requirements are met. Examples of Knowledge and Abilities Auditor-Appraiser (Level II) Knowledge of: Modern techniques, principles and methods of auditing, accounting and appraisal including computer-based accounting systems Factors which determine the value of business personal property and fixtures Provisions of the Revenue and Taxation Code, Property Tax Rules, State and Federal laws, California State Board of Equalization regulations, and other rules governing audit and appraisal of personal property for tax assessment purposes A variety of depreciation schedules, market value guides, and other tools for valuation of various forms of personal property such as boats, general aviation aircraft, office and manufacturing equipment and fixtures Ability to: Prioritize tasks in order to meet deadlines and respond to changes; analyze a variety of manual and computer-based accounting systems, and accurately identify and extract the information required for audit; analyze and interpret a variety of new and changing regulations and apply them to individual property tax situations Independently make timely and informed decisions regarding personal property appraisal matters within area of responsibility and expertise Explain property tax regulations and appraisal procedures to members of the public who have varying degrees of knowledge of accounting practices and of economic and legal requirements regarding appraisal; Accept and respond effectively to hostility, confusion or concern expressed by taxpayers, attorneys, and accountants Utilize computer programs and printouts effectively Make complex computations rapidly and accurately, utilizing calculators, computer terminals, schedules, market value guides and other tools and equipment; recognize problems, discrepancies, and incomplete data in financial documents and business property statements and determine appropriate actions Write clear, concise and effective reports, including audit narratives Analyze written appeals from taxpayers and write clear and appropriate responses for Exchange of Information process Auditor-Appraiser (Level I) Knowledge of: Modern techniques, principles and methods of auditing and accounting including computer-based accounting systems. Ability to: Interpret and apply complex written regulations to specific situations Accept and respond effectively to hostility, confusion or concern expressed by taxpayers, attorneys, and accountants Make complex computations rapidly and accurately, utilizing calculators, computer terminals, schedules, market value guides and other tools and equipment Recognize problems, discrepancies, and incomplete data in financial documents and business property statements and determine appropriate actions Write clear, concise and effective reports including audit narratives Prioritize tasks in order to meet deadlines and respond to changes Learn and apply provisions of the Revenue and Taxation Code, Property Tax Rules, State and Federal laws, California State Board of Equalization regulations, and other rules governing appraisal of personal property for tax assessment purposes Learn techniques of physical inspection and appraisal of a variety of types of equipment, machinery and fixtures Learn to use market value guides and other tools for determining value of personal property. Employment Qualifications Minimum Qualifications Any combination of education, training, and experience likely to provide the required knowledge and abilities for this class as described above. Typical ways include: Auditor-Appraiser (Level II) Either 1. One year of experience performing the duties of an Auditor-Appraiser (Level I) in Sacramento County service. Or 2. Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with specialization in accounting. AND One year of professional experience in accounting, personal property appraisal, or in the auditing of business records for the purpose of personal property tax assessment. Auditor-Appraiser (Level I) Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with specialization in accounting. Note : The California Board of Equalization defines a "specialization in accounting" as one of the following: 18 semester units (or quarter equivalents) of accounting and/or auditing courses from a recognized institution of higher education. Business law and economic classes may not contribute toward the 18 units; or 19 semester units (or quarter equivalents), 16 of which must be accounting and/or auditing courses from a recognized institution of higher education, and 3 semester units may be either business law or economic classes. Note: If the minimum qualifications include an educational or certificate/license requirement, applicants must submit proof of requirements with the application. Failure to submit proof of requirements may result in disqualification from the examination. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable. For guidelines on submitting acceptable proof of educational requirements, please click here or speak to someone in our office before the cut-off date listed in this notice. Special Requirements Travel: Persons appointed to this class must be able and willing to travel for periods lasting up to four weeks at a time to destinations anywhere in the United States or Canada to conduct audits. Certifications: Eligibility for either temporary or permanent certification as an appraiser by the California State Board of Equalization. The employee must acquire permanent certification as an auditor-appraiser by the California State Board of Equalization within one year from the date of appointment or be removed from employment in this class. Failure to maintain the appropriate valid certification constitutes cause for suspension or termination from the class in accordance with Civil Service Commission Rules. Driver License Required: This class requires possession of or ability to obtain a valid California Driver's License, Class C or higher, before the date of appointment. Failure to maintain a valid California Driver License constitutes cause for suspension or termination from the class in accordance with Civil Service Commission Rules. Special Skills Language Requirement: Some positions in the class of Auditor-Appraiser may require a specific language skill and/or knowledge of a specific culture. Incumbents in Auditor-Appraiser positions utilize these skills in explaining technical tax assessment matters to taxpayers and in explaining rights and responsibilities. Probationary Period The probationary period for this classification is twelve (12 ) months. Application and Testing Information APPLICATION Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. All applicants must complete and submit an online County of Sacramento employment application by 5:00 PM on the posted cut-off date. Click here to apply. County of Sacramento Department of Personnel Services Employment Services Division 700 H Street, Room 4667 Sacramento, CA 95814 Phone (916) 874-5593; 7-1-1 California Relay Service Email EmployOffice@Saccounty.net Inter-Office Mail Code: 09-4667 www.SacCountyJobs.net Employment applications and all documentation requested in this announcement must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Your application should highlight all relevant education, training, and experience, and clearly indicate how you meet the minimum qualifications for the position as of the cut-off date. Application information must be current, concise and related to the requirements in this job announcement. You may only apply for this recruitment once. Duplicate and incomplete applications will be disqualified. A resume may be included with your application, however it will not substitute for the information requested on the application. SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE Applicants are required to provide a full and complete response to each supplemental question. The Supplemental Questionnaire is located in the tab marked "Supplemental Questions". Please be descriptive in your response. Note: Responses of "See Resume" or "See Application", or copy and paste of work experience are not qualifying responses and will not be considered. Supplemental Questionnaires must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. The supplemental questions are designed to elicit specific information regarding a candidate's experience, education, and training. Responses should be consistent with the information on your application and are subject to verification. Please provide place of employment, pertinent dates, and concise, descriptive and detailed information for each question. If a job included responsibilities applicable to several questions, separate the different functions of the job to answer all the questions completely. Resumes or referral to the application or other questionnaire responses will not be accepted in lieu of completing each question. If you have no experience, write "no experience" for the appropriate question. For many individuals, it is more efficient to develop responses to the supplemental questions in a word processing document and then paste them into the final document to be submitted. Changes or corrections to your Supplemental Questionnaire cannot be made once your application packet has been submitted. If the Supplemental Questionnaire is used in the Formula Rate exam, failure to complete all of the questions or incomplete responses will result in a lower score. While scoring the Supplemental Questionnaire, the candidate's application and/or attachments will not be reviewed , therefore, a candidate's responses to the questions should be accurate, thorough, detailed, and complete. FORMULA RATE EXAMINATION (Weighted 100%) All candidates meeting the minimum qualifications by the cut-off date will have their Supplemental Questionnaire scored in the Formula Rate Examination. This examination will evaluate the relevance, level, recency, progression and quality of candidate's education, training and experience. The candidate's application or other materials will not be included in this examination. Therefore, the candidate's responses to the supplemental questionnaire should be thorough, detailed and complete. The score from the Formula Rate Examination will determine the ranking on the eligible/employment list for this job. All candidates competing in the testing process will receive written notice of their examination results by email. Notices can also be accessed in their governmentjobs.com inbox. Applicants achieving a passing score will be placed on the eligible list in rank order. The rank is determined by the test score attained from the examination. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Click here for Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) For information regarding County jobs: www.saccountyjobs.net Closing Date/Time: 2/27/2023 5:00 PM Pacific
Sacramento County, CA Sacramento, CA, United States
Jan 26, 2023
The Position This is a continuous filing exam. Next filing cut-offs are at 5:00 pm on: 02/08/23, 03/08/23 and 04/05/23 (final) Level 1 - $4,503.12 - $5,474.00/month Level 2 - $5,627.17 - $6,839.94/month Under close supervision, the Sanitation District Mechanic Level I/II performs a variety of mechanical duties in the maintenance and repair of mechanical equipment and systems involved in wastewater treatment and conveyance; including operation of wastewater, storm water, and recycled water pumping stations; potable water wells and treatment facilities; chemical handling systems; oxygen injection systems; hydraulic power systems and hydro-pneumatic systems; and the maintenance and operation of stationary and portable diesel driven electrical generation systems. Examples of Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge of: Basic methods, tools, materials, and equipment used in the maintenance, construction, repair, and operation of complex mechanical equipment, such as pumps, motors, multi-reduction gearboxes, and hydraulic and pneumatic systems Basic principles of operation of pumps, motors, valves, and associated equipment Basic welding techniques and practices Ability to: Learn to troubleshoot and repair mechanical equipment Learn to use precision tools Learn fundamentals of chain and socket assemblies, gas compressors, electronically, pneumatically, and hydraulically controlled valves, chemical handling and oxygen injection systems, and associated equipment Learn lubrication requirements of pumps and motors Learn to read and interpret basic maps, diagrams, instruction manuals, plans, and blueprints; maintain records Learn principles, practices, and safety precautions for confined space entry Understand and follow verbal and written instructions Maintain courteous and effective relationships with fellow employees and the public Perform skilled and semiskilled, hard physical labor Work standby and respond to emergency calls Read, write, and speak English at a level necessary for satisfactory job performance Use computer equipment and related peripheral equipment to enter and extract information Employment Qualifications Minimum Qualifications Either: 1. One year of full-time paid experience employed by the County of Sacramento in the class of Building Maintenance Worker, Maintenance Worker, or Maintenance Helper. Or: 2. One year of full-time paid experience in general mechanical maintenance or construction. Note: If the word "experience" is referenced in the minimum qualifications, it means full-time paid experience unless the minimum qualification states that volunteer experience is acceptable. Part-time paid experience may be accumulated and pro-rated to meet the total experience requirements. General Qualifications Age Requirement: Applicants must be 18 years of age prior to date of appointment due to the hazards of the job, as defined by the Fair Labor Standards Act. Criminal History and Background Checks: The County may access criminal history information on candidates who have accepted a conditional offer of appointment for this class consistent with the provisions of Board of Supervisors Resolution No. 82-602, Personnel Policies and applicable federal and state laws. The County shall not consider for employment any candidate who has been convicted of a felony or misdemeanor that relates to or impacts the candidate's ability to perform the job duties of this class unless it is determined that mitigating circumstances exist. For purposes of accessing criminal history information, the candidate will be fingerprinted. A subsequent arrest notification may be obtained. The County may also conduct a background check on the candidate prior to appointment to a position within this class. The background check may include personal and professional reference checks, credit history checks where authorized by Labor Code section 1024.5, Social Security Number verification, professional license/registration verification, military service information and driving history. Information obtained in the course of this background check will be considered by the appointing authority in the selection process. In obtaining such information, the County will comply with applicable consent and disclosure practices in the Fair Credit Reporting Act and the California Investigative Consumer Reporting Agencies Act. License Requirement : A valid California Driver License, Class C or higher, is required at the time of appointment. Some positions in this class may require a valid California Driver License, Class B or higher, that included special endorsements including, but not limited to, the Tank Vehicle Endorsement issued by the California Department of Motor Vehicles. Failure to obtain or maintain the appropriate California Driver License may constitute cause for personnel action in accordance with Civil Service Rules or applicable bargaining agreement. Individuals who do not meet this requirement due to disability will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Certification Requirement : A valid California Water Environment Association (CWEA) Mechanical Technologist Grade 1 certificate is required within one year of appointment. Failure to obtain and maintain the required certification may constitute cause for personnel action in accordance with Civil Service Rules or applicable bargaining agreement. Physical Requirements: Some positions in this class require the incumbent to be able to: Perform strenuous manual labor. Perform tasks requiring manual dexterity. Stand on a ladder while performing tasks with both hands. Lift heavy equipment and tools weighing up to 50 pounds without assistance; lift heavier items with assistance. Frequently bend, stoop, squat, kneel, crouch, and reach above the shoulder. Frequently push/pull equipment, materials, or supplies weighing up to 100 pounds; move heavier items with assistance. Work in areas with unsteady footing. Enter, exit, and work in enclosed and confined spaces, such as 24 and 36-inch maintenance access holes. Wear respiratory protection. Demonstrate color vision sufficient to distinguish the colors on a computer screen that indicate equipment status and conditions. Individuals who do not meet these requirements due to disability will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Working Conditions: Some positions in this class require the incumbent to: Work in enclosed areas where the temperature may exceed 100 degrees F or reach lows below 20 degrees F. Enter, exit, and work in enclosed and confined spaces, such as 24 and 36-inch maintenance access holes. Work in trenches up to 23 feet, or more, in depth. Work on uneven terrain and outside in all types of weather conditions including inclement or hot conditions. Work around dust, dirt, noise, and odors. Work in areas with unsteady footing. Work in hip boots during muddy conditions. Work shifts, weekends, holidays, overtime, and standby. Probationary Period: The probationary period for this classification is twelve (12) months. Application and Testing Information APPLICATION Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. All applicants must complete and submit an online County of Sacramento employment application by 5:00 PM on the posted cut-off date. Click here to apply. County of Sacramento Department of Personnel Services Employment Services Division 700 H Street, Room 4667 Sacramento, CA 95814 Phone (916) 874-5593; 7-1-1 California Relay Service Email EmployOffice@Saccounty.net Inter-Office Mail Code: 09-4667 www.SacCountyJobs.net Employment applications and all documentation requested in this announcement must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Your application should highlight all relevant education, training, and experience, and clearly indicate how you meet the minimum qualifications for the position as of the cut-off date. Application information must be current, concise and related to the requirements in this job announcement. You may only apply for this recruitment once. Duplicate and incomplete applications will be disqualified. A resume may be included with your application, however it will not substitute for the information requested on the application. SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE Applicants are required to provide a full and complete response to each supplemental question. The Supplemental Questionnaire is located in the tab marked "Supplemental Questions". Please be descriptive in your response. Note: Responses of "See Resume" or "See Application", or copy and paste of work experience are not qualifying responses and will not be considered. Supplemental Questionnaires must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. The supplemental questions are designed to elicit specific information regarding a candidate's experience, education, and training. Responses should be consistent with the information on your application and are subject to verification. Please provide place of employment, pertinent dates, and concise, descriptive and detailed information for each question. If a job included responsibilities applicable to several questions, separate the different functions of the job to answer all the questions completely. Resumes or referral to the application or other questionnaire responses will not be accepted in lieu of completing each question. If you have no experience, write "no experience" for the appropriate question. For many individuals, it is more efficient to develop responses to the supplemental questions in a word processing document and then paste them into the final document to be submitted. Changes or corrections to your Supplemental Questionnaire cannot be made once your application packet has been submitted. If the Supplemental Questionnaire is used in the Formula Rate exam, failure to complete all of the questions or incomplete responses will result in a lower score. While scoring the Supplemental Questionnaire, the candidate's application and/or attachments will not be reviewed , therefore, a candidate's responses to the questions should be accurate, thorough, detailed, and complete. FORMULA RATE EXAMINATION (Weighted 100%) All candidates meeting the minimum qualifications by the cut-off date will have their Supplemental Questionnaire scored in the Formula Rate Examination. This examination will evaluate the relevance, level, recency, progression and quality of candidate's education, training and experience. The candidate's application or other materials will not be included in this examination. Therefore, the candidate's responses to the supplemental questionnaire should be thorough, detailed and complete. The score from the Formula Rate Examination will determine the ranking on the eligible/employment list for this job. All candidates competing in the testing process will receive written notice of their examination results by email. Notices can also be accessed in their governmentjobs.com inbox. Applicants achieving a passing score will be placed on the eligible list in rank order. The rank is determined by the test score attained from the examination. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Click here for Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) For information regarding County jobs: www.saccountyjobs.net Closing Date/Time: 4/5/2023 5:00 PM Pacific
Sacramento County, CA Sacramento, CA, United States
Jan 24, 2023
The Position This is a limited continuous filing exam. Next filing cut-offs are at 5:00 pm on: 2/6/23, 2/22/23 (final) Under general supervision, the Storekeeper I leads and monitors the work of Stock Clerks while performing the same, and/or more difficult duties as those being led; ensures completion of tasks in accordance with established policies and procedures; communicates policies, procedures and job expectations; and provides training to staff. Examples of Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge of Principles and practices of leadership, mentoring, and training Applicable federal, state, and local laws, codes, and regulations Operational characteristics, services, and activities of assigned programs and functions Office procedures, methods, and equipment including computers and applicable software applications such as word processing, spreadsheets, databases, and other specialized applications related to area of assignment English usage, spelling, grammar, and punctuation Arithmetic (addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division) Basic storekeeping, warehousing, and inventory methods and procedures Basic operation of a mail and supply distribution system Methods of estimating future supply needs and planning the ordering schedule Safety standards and procedures for handling various kinds of supplies, working in warehouses, driving, and lifting and moving large or heavy objects Record-keeping used in ordering, storing, distributing and paying for supplies Basic kinds of contracts, shipping orders and purchase orders used in storekeeping Principles of stock rotation Ability to Lead and train Stock Clerks and other staff performing duties related to storekeeping activities Plan, coordinate, distribute , and review the work of staff Provide work direction and instruction Identify, research and evaluate work problems, and recommend solutions Develop and maintain cooperative, effective working relationships with others Communicate clearly and concisely, both verbally and in writing Interpret and apply applicable federal, state, and local laws, codes, and regulations Apply customer service skills, including the identification of customer needs and follow up to ensure customer commitments have been met Use a variety of common and specialized directories, catalogues, and manuals to locate and order various supplies, parts and equipment Learn the ordering, handling, and storage procedures for various kinds of specialized supplies such as hazardous materials and items with limited shelf-life Learn and use basic County purchasing procedures Organize storage space for most efficient use Operate small to heavy-duty forklifts and other material handling equipment Learn basic US Postal regulations regarding bulk mailing Learn basic accounts receivable and payable systems Learn basic procedures of County budget preparation and monitoring Learn basic printing procedures Perform simple mechanical maintenance and assembly Learn a computerized inventory control and record keeping system Learn to design forms Employment Qualifications Minimum Qualifications Either: 1. Two years of full-time paid experience employed by the County of Sacramento in the class of Stock Clerk. Or : 2. Two years of full-time paid experience performing the duties of a stock clerk involving receiving, recording, storing, and issuing a variety of supplies, equipment and/or merchandise. Note: If the word "experience" is referenced in the minimum qualifications, it means full-time paid experience unless the minimum qualification states that volunteer experience is acceptable. Part-time paid experience may be accumulated and pro-rated to meet the total experience requirements. General Qualifications Criminal History and Background Checks: The County may access criminal history information on candidates who have accepted a conditional offer of appointment for this class consistent with the provisions of Board of Supervisors Resolution No. 82-602, Personnel Policies and Procedures B-5, and applicable federal and state laws. The County shall not consider for employment any candidate who has been convicted of a felony or misdemeanor that relates to or impacts the candidate's ability to perform the job duties of this class unless it is determined that mitigating circumstances exist. For purposes of accessing criminal history information, the candidate will be fingerprinted. A subsequent arrest notification may be obtained. The County may also conduct a background check on the candidate prior to appointment to a position within this class. The background check may include personal and professional reference checks, credit history checks where authorized by Labor Code section 1024.5, Social Security Number verification, professional license/registration verification, military service information and driving history. Information obtained in the course of this background check will be considered by the appointing authority in the selection process. In obtaining such information, the County will comply with applicable consent and disclosure practices in the Fair Credit Reporting Act and the California Investigative Consumer Reporting Agencies Act. Special Access: Some incumbents in this class must acquire and maintain an airport security badge allowing access to secure County airport locations. License Requirement: A valid California Driver License, Class C or higher, may be required at the time of appointment. Failure to obtain or maintain the appropriate California Driver License may constitute cause for personnel action in accordance with Civil Service Rule 11.4 or applicable bargaining agreement. Individuals who do not meet this requirement due to disability will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Certification Requirement: Some positions in this class require the incumbent to obtain and maintain valid forklift and/or materials handling equipment certification(s). Failure to obtain or maintain the appropriate certification(s) may constitute cause for personnel action in accordance with Civil Service Rule 11.4 or applicable bargaining agreement. For positions requiring these certifications, incumbents must be at least 18 years of age. Individuals who do not meet this requirement due to disability will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Physical Requirements: Some positions in this class require the incumbent to be able to: Lift, carry, and transport items weighing up to 90 pounds with or without assistance. Stoop or turn when lifting items. Push up to 65 pounds and pull up to 99 pounds to maneuver loaded, wheeled carts and/or pallet jacks with or without assistance. Climb up and down stairs. Stand and walk for extended periods of time on hard surfaces. Bend, kneel, and/or squat for extended periods of time. Individuals who do not meet these requirements due to disability will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Working Conditions: Some positions in this class require the incumbent to: Work in and/or deliver supplies to correctional facilities. Work inside and/or outside in an area that may not have heating or air conditioning throughout a normal work day. Work in and/or deliver supplies to locations that are not equipped with elevators. Wear the prescribed safety shoes or boots, and other required personal protective equipment. Individuals who do not meet these requirements due to disability will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis Probationary Period: The probationary period for this classification is six (6) months. Application and Testing Information APPLICATION Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. All applicants must complete and submit an online County of Sacramento employment application by 5:00 PM on the posted cut-off date. Click here to apply. County of Sacramento Department of Personnel Services Employment Services Division 700 H Street, Room 4667 Sacramento, CA 95814 Phone (916) 874-5593; 7-1-1 California Relay Service Email EmployOffice@Saccounty.net Inter-Office Mail Code: 09-4667 www.SacCountyJobs.net Employment applications and all documentation requested in this announcement must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Your application should highlight all relevant education, training, and experience, and clearly indicate how you meet the minimum qualifications for the position as of the cut-off date. Application information must be current, concise and related to the requirements in this job announcement. You may only apply for this recruitment once. Duplicate and incomplete applications will be disqualified. A resume may be included with your application, however it will not substitute for the information requested on the application. SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE Applicants are required to provide a full and complete response to each supplemental question. The Supplemental Questionnaire is located in the tab marked "Supplemental Questions". Please be descriptive in your response. Note: Responses of "See Resume" or "See Application", or copy and paste of work experience are not qualifying responses and will not be considered. Supplemental Questionnaires must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. The supplemental questions are designed to elicit specific information regarding a candidate's experience, education, and training. Responses should be consistent with the information on your application and are subject to verification. Please provide place of employment, pertinent dates, and concise, descriptive and detailed information for each question. If a job included responsibilities applicable to several questions, separate the different functions of the job to answer all the questions completely. Resumes or referral to the application or other questionnaire responses will not be accepted in lieu of completing each question. If you have no experience, write "no experience" for the appropriate question. For many individuals, it is more efficient to develop responses to the supplemental questions in a word processing document and then paste them into the final document to be submitted. Changes or corrections to your Supplemental Questionnaire cannot be made once your application packet has been submitted. If the Supplemental Questionnaire is used in the Formula Rate exam, failure to complete all of the questions or incomplete responses will result in a lower score. While scoring the Supplemental Questionnaire, the candidate's application and/or attachments will not be reviewed , therefore, a candidate's responses to the questions should be accurate, thorough, detailed, and complete. FORMULA RATE EXAMINATION (Weighted 100%) All candidates meeting the minimum qualifications by the cut-off date will have their Supplemental Questionnaire scored in the Formula Rate Examination. This examination will evaluate the relevance, level, recency, progression and quality of candidate's education, training and experience. The candidate's application or other materials will not be included in this examination. Therefore, the candidate's responses to the supplemental questionnaire should be thorough, detailed and complete. The score from the Formula Rate Examination will determine the ranking on the eligible/employment list for this job. All candidates competing in the testing process will receive written notice of their examination results by email. Notices can also be accessed in their governmentjobs.com inbox. Applicants achieving a passing score will be placed on the eligible list in rank order. The rank is determined by the test score attained from the examination. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Click here for Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) For information regarding County jobs: www.saccountyjobs.net Closing Date/Time: 2/22/2023 5:00 PM Pacific
Sacramento County, CA Sacramento, CA, United States
Jan 24, 2023
The Position This is a continuous filing exam. Next filing cut-offs are at 5:00 pm on: 02/06/23 & 03/06/23 Under general supervision, the Sanitation District Mechanic III independently performs a variety of mechanical duties in the maintenance and repair of mechanical equipment and systems involved in wastewater treatment and conveyance; including operation of wastewater, storm water, and recycled water pumping stations; potable water wells and treatment facilities; chemical handling systems; oxygen injection systems; hydraulic power systems; and hydro-pneumatic systems; and the maintenance and operation of stationary and portable diesel driven electrical generation systems. The Sanitation District (SD) Mechanic III is the journey level class in the SD Mechanic series. Incumbents independently perform a variety of skilled maintenance, construction, and repair work with minimal instruction or guidance. Incumbents in this class are expected to demonstrate proficiency maintaining and repairing mechanical equipment and systems including operation of lift and pump stations. Incumbents may serve as a lead worker to provide training and work direction to lower level staff. Examples of Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge of: Methods, tools, materials, and equipment used in the maintenance, construction, repair, and operation of complex mechanical equipment, such as pumps, motors, multi-reduction gearboxes, and hydraulic and pneumatic systems Fundamentals of chain and socket assemblies, gas compressors, electronically, pneumatically, and hydraulically controlled valves, chemical handling and oxygen injection systems, and associated equipment Lubrication requirements of pumps and motors Principles of operation of pumps, motors, valves, and associated equipment Welding techniques and practices Use and care of precision tools Principles, practices, and safety precautions for confined space entry Ability to: Troubleshoot and repair complex mechanical equipment Use and care for precision tools Read and interpret maps, diagrams, instruction manuals, plans, and blueprints; maintain accurate and detailed records Understand and follow verbal and written instructions Maintain courteous and effective relationships with fellow employees and the public Perform skilled, hard physical labor Work standby and respond to emergency calls Read, write, and speak English at a level necessary for satisfactory job performance Use computer equipment and related peripheral equipment to enter and extract information Employment Qualifications Minimum Qualifications: Possession of a valid California Water Environment Association (CWEA) Mechanical Technologist Grade 1 certificate, or higher. AND Either: 1. Three years of full-time paid experience employed by the County of Sacramento in the class of Sanitation District Mechanic Level I/II. Or: 2. Four years of full-time paid experience in the maintenance, construction, and repair of mechanical and electrical components of equipment in wastewater treatment plants, potable water systems, lift stations, storm drain pumping stations, or other mechanical facilities with similar systems and equipment . Note: Completion of a two-year mechanical-electrical technology program or two years of a stationary engineer apprenticeship program may be substituted for two years of the required experience in pattern #2 above. Note: If the word "experience" is referenced in the minimum qualifications, it means full-time paid experience unless the minimum qualification states that volunteer experience is acceptable. Part-time paid experience may be accumulated and pro-rated to meet the total experience requirements. Note: If the minimum qualifications include an educational or certificate/license requirement, applicants must submit proof of requirements with the application. Failure to submit proof of requirements may result in disqualification from the examination. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable. For guidelines on submitting acceptable proof of educational requirements, please click here or speak to someone in our office before the cut-off date listed in this notice. General Qualifications Age Requirement: Applicants must be 18 years of age prior to date of appointment due to the hazards of the job, as defined by the Fair Labor Standards Act. Criminal History and Background Checks: The County may access criminal history information on candidates who have accepted a conditional offer of appointment for this class consistent with the provisions of Board of Supervisors Resolution No. 82-602, Personnel Policies and applicable federal and state laws. The County shall not consider for employment any candidate who has been convicted of a felony or misdemeanor that relates to or impacts the candidate's ability to perform the job duties of this class unless it is determined that mitigating circumstances exist. For purposes of accessing criminal history information, the candidate will be fingerprinted. A subsequent arrest notification may be obtained. The County may also conduct a background check on the candidate prior to appointment to a position within this class. The background check may include personal and professional reference checks, credit history checks where authorized by Labor Code section 1024.5, Social Security Number verification, professional license/registration verification, military service information and driving history. Information obtained in the course of this background check will be considered by the appointing authority in the selection process. In obtaining such information, the County will comply with applicable consent and disclosure practices in the Fair Credit Reporting Act and the California Investigative Consumer Reporting Agencies Act. License Requirement: A valid California Driver License, Class C or higher, is required at the time of appointment. Some positions in this class may require a valid California Driver License, Class B or higher, that includes special endorsements including, but not limited to, the Tank Vehicle Endorsement issued by the California Department of Motor Vehicles. In addition, some positions in this class may require a valid California Driver License, Class A and/or a Hazardous Materials Endorsement issued by the Department of Motor Vehicles. Failure to obtain or maintain the appropriate California Driver License may constitute cause for personnel action in accordance with Civil Service Rules or applicable bargaining agreement. Individuals who do not meet this requirement due to disability will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Certification Requirement: A valid California Water Environment Association (CWEA) Mechanical Technologist Grade 2 certificate is required within one year of appointment. Failure to obtain and maintain the required certification may constitute cause for personnel action in accordance with Civil Service Rules or applicable bargaining agreement. Physical Requirements: Some positions in this class require the incumbent to be able to: Perform strenuous manual labor. Perform tasks requiring manual dexterity. Stand on a ladder while performing tasks with both hands. Lift heavy equipment and tools weighing up to 50 pounds without assistance; lift heavier items with assistance. Frequently bend, stoop, squat, kneel, crouch, and reach above the shoulder. Frequently push/pull equipment, materials, or supplies weighing up to 100 pounds; move heavier items with assistance. Work in areas with unsteady footing. Enter, exit, and work in enclosed and confined spaces, such as 24 and 36-inch maintenance access holes. Wear respiratory protection. Demonstrate color vision sufficient to distinguish the colors on a computer screen that indicate equipment status and conditions. Individuals who do not meet these requirements due to disability will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Working Conditions: Some positions in this class require the incumbent to: Work in enclosed areas where the temperature may exceed 100 degrees F or reach lows below 20 degrees F. Enter, exit, and work in enclosed and confined spaces, such as 24 and 36-inch maintenance access holes. Work in trenches up to 23 feet, or more, in depth. Work on uneven terrain and outside in all types of weather conditions including inclement or hot conditions. Work around dust, dirt, noise, and odors. Work in hip boots during muddy conditions. Work shifts, weekends, holidays, overtime, and standby. Probationary Period : The probationary period for this classification is twelve (12) months. Application and Testing Information APPLICATION Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. All applicants must complete and submit an online County of Sacramento employment application by 5:00 PM on the posted cut-off date. Click here to apply. County of Sacramento Department of Personnel Services Employment Services Division 700 H Street, Room 4667 Sacramento, CA 95814 Phone (916) 874-5593; 7-1-1 California Relay Service Email EmployOffice@Saccounty.net Inter-Office Mail Code: 09-4667 www.SacCountyJobs.net Employment applications and all documentation requested in this announcement must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Your application should highlight all relevant education, training, and experience, and clearly indicate how you meet the minimum qualifications for the position as of the cut-off date. Application information must be current, concise and related to the requirements in this job announcement. You may only apply for this recruitment once. Duplicate and incomplete applications will be disqualified. A resume may be included with your application, however it will not substitute for the information requested on the application. SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE Applicants are required to provide a full and complete response to each supplemental question. The Supplemental Questionnaire is located in the tab marked "Supplemental Questions". Please be descriptive in your response. Note: Responses of "See Resume" or "See Application", or copy and paste of work experience are not qualifying responses and will not be considered. Supplemental Questionnaires must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. The supplemental questions are designed to elicit specific information regarding a candidate's experience, education, and training. Responses should be consistent with the information on your application and are subject to verification. Please provide place of employment, pertinent dates, and concise, descriptive and detailed information for each question. If a job included responsibilities applicable to several questions, separate the different functions of the job to answer all the questions completely. Resumes or referral to the application or other questionnaire responses will not be accepted in lieu of completing each question. If you have no experience, write "no experience" for the appropriate question. For many individuals, it is more efficient to develop responses to the supplemental questions in a word processing document and then paste them into the final document to be submitted. Changes or corrections to your Supplemental Questionnaire cannot be made once your application packet has been submitted. If the Supplemental Questionnaire is used in the Formula Rate exam, failure to complete all of the questions or incomplete responses will result in a lower score. While scoring the Supplemental Questionnaire, the candidate's application and/or attachments will not be reviewed , therefore, a candidate's responses to the questions should be accurate, thorough, detailed, and complete. FORMULA RATE EXAMINATION (Weighted 100%) All candidates meeting the minimum qualifications by the cut-off date will have their Supplemental Questionnaire scored in the Formula Rate Examination. This examination will evaluate the relevance, level, recency, progression and quality of candidate's education, training and experience. The candidate's application or other materials will not be included in this examination. Therefore, the candidate's responses to the supplemental questionnaire should be thorough, detailed and complete. The score from the Formula Rate Examination will determine the ranking on the eligible/employment list for this job. All candidates competing in the testing process will receive written notice of their examination results by email. Notices can also be accessed in their governmentjobs.com inbox. Applicants achieving a passing score will be placed on the eligible list in rank order. The rank is determined by the test score attained from the examination. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Click here for Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) For information regarding County jobs: www.saccountyjobs.net Closing Date/Time: 3/6/2023 5:00 PM Pacific
Sacramento County, CA Sacramento, CA, United States
Jan 21, 2023
The Position This is a continuous filing exam. Next filing cut-offs are at 5:00 pm on: 2/3/23, 2/17/23, 3/3/23 (final) Under direction, supervises, assigns, reviews, and participates in the work of staff responsible for a variety of storekeeping and store-related duties; ensures work quality and adherence to established policies and procedures; and performs the more technical and complex tasks relative to the assigned area of responsibility. Examples of Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge Of Principles and practices of supervision, discipline, leadership, mentoring, and training Team dynamics and team building Applicable federal, state, and local laws, codes, and regulations Operational characteristics, services, and activities of assigned programs and functions Office procedures, methods, and equipment including computers and applicable software applications such as word processing, spreadsheets, databases, and other specialized applications related to area of assignment English usage, spelling, grammar, and punctuation Arithmetic (addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division) Basic procedures of budget preparation and monitoring Storekeeping, warehousing, and inventory methods and procedures Planning and physical organization of a multiple-site storekeeping operation including storage and distribution areas Basic principles and practices of purchasing Methods of organizing a mail and supply distribution system Methods of estimating future supply needs and planning the ordering schedule Basic factors and computation involved in determining costs/savings of large volume purchasing and storing Safety standards and procedures for handling various kinds of supplies, working in warehouses, driving, and lifting and moving large or heavy objects Postal regulations regarding bulk mailing Ordering, handling, and storage procedures for various kinds of specialized supplies, such as hazardous materials and items with limited shelf-life Record-keeping and filing systems used in ordering, storing, distributing and paying for supplies Basic accounts receivable and payable systems Various kinds of contracts, shipping orders, and purchase orders used in storekeeping Principles of stock rotation Basic printing procedures Ability To Select, supervise, train, and evaluate staff Plan, coordinate, assign, and review the work of subordinate staff Investigate and resolve disciplinary issues Work independently, prioritize work, coordinate activities and meet critical deadlines Monitor and interpret budgets and other financial documents Develop and maintain cooperative, effective working relationships with others Communicate clearly and concisely, both verbally and in writing Interpret and apply applicable federal, state, and local laws, codes, and regulations Apply customer service skills, including the identification of customer needs and follow up to ensure customer commitments have been met Collect and compile a variety of data and information Learn to use and direct subordinates in the use of computerized inventory control and record keeping systems Learn to use and direct subordinates in the use of County purchasing procedures Use a variety of common and specialized directories, catalogues, and manuals to locate and order various supplies, parts, and equipment Operate small to heavy-duty forklifts Design forms Employment Qualifications Minimum Qualifications Either: 1. One year of full-time paid experience employed by Sacramento County in the class of Storekeeper I. Or: 2. Three years of full-time, paid experience involving receiving, recording, storing, and issuing a variety of supplies, equipment, and/or merchandise. Experience must include one year of full- time, paid experience performing journey level or lead worker experience that includes ordering supplies, equipment, or merchandise and is comparable to a Storekeeper I employed by Sacramento County. Note: If the word "experience" is referenced in the minimum qualifications, it means full-time paid experience unless the minimum qualification states that volunteer experience is acceptable. Part-time paid experience may be accumulated and pro-rated to meet the total experience requirements. General Qualifications Criminal History and Background Checks : The County may access criminal history information on candidates who have accepted a conditional offer of appointment for this class consistent with the provisions of Board of Supervisors Resolution No. 82-602, Personnel Policies and Procedures B-5, and applicable federal and state laws. The County shall not consider for employment any candidate who has been convicted of a felony or misdemeanor that relates to or impacts the candidate's ability to perform the job duties of this class unless it is determined that mitigating circumstances exist. For purposes of accessing criminal history information, the candidate will be fingerprinted. A subsequent arrest notification may be obtained. The County may also conduct a background check on the candidate prior to appointment to a position within this class. The background check may include personal and professional reference checks, credit history checks where authorized by Labor Code section 1024.5, Social Security Number verification, professional license/registration verification, military service information and driving history. Information obtained in the course of this background check will be considered by the appointing authority in the selection process. In obtaining such information, the County will comply with applicable consent and disclosure practices in the Fair Credit Reporting Act and the California Investigative Consumer Reporting Agencies Act. Special Access : Some incumbents in this class must acquire and maintain an airport security badge allowing access to secure County airport locations. License Requirement : A valid California Driver License, Class C or higher, may be required at the time of appointment. Failure to obtain or maintain the appropriate California Driver License may constitute cause for personnel action in accordance with Civil Service Rule 11.4 or applicable bargaining agreement. Individuals who do not meet this requirement due to disability will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Certification Requirement : Some positions in this class require the incumbent to obtain and maintain valid forklift and/or materials handling equipment certification(s). Failure to obtain or maintain the appropriate certification(s) may constitute cause for personnel action in accordance with Civil Service Rule 11.4 or applicable bargaining agreement. For positions requiring these certifications, incumbents must be at least 18 years of age. Individuals who do not meet this requirement due to disability will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Physical Requirements : Some positions in this class require the incumbent to be able to: Lift and carry items weighing up to 90 pounds with or without assistance. Stoop or turn when lifting items. Push up to 65 pounds and pull up to 99 pounds to maneuver loaded, wheeled carts and/or pallet jacks with or without assistance. Climb up and downstairs. Stand and walk for extended periods of time on hard surfaces. Bend, kneel, and/or squat for extended periods of time. Individuals who do not meet these requirements due to disability will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Working Conditions: Some positions in this class require the incumbent to: Work in and/or deliver supplies to correctional facilities. Work inside and/or outside in an area that may not have heating or air conditioning throughout a normal work day. Work in and/or deliver supplies to locations that are not equipped with elevators. Wear the prescribed safety shoes or boots, and other required personal protective equipment. Individuals who do not meet these requirements due to disability will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Probationary Period: The probationary period for this classification is six (6) months. Application and Testing Information APPLICATION Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. All applicants must complete and submit an online County of Sacramento employment application by 5:00 PM on the posted cut-off date. Click here to apply. County of Sacramento Department of Personnel Services Employment Services Division 700 H Street, Room 4667 Sacramento, CA 95814 Phone (916) 874-5593; 7-1-1 California Relay Service Email EmployOffice@Saccounty.net Inter-Office Mail Code: 09-4667 www.SacCountyJobs.net Employment applications and all documentation requested in this announcement must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Your application should highlight all relevant education, training, and experience, and clearly indicate how you meet the minimum qualifications for the position as of the cut-off date. Application information must be current, concise and related to the requirements in this job announcement. You may only apply for this recruitment once. Duplicate and incomplete applications will be disqualified. A resume may be included with your application, however it will not substitute for the information requested on the application. SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE Applicants are required to provide a full and complete response to each supplemental question. The Supplemental Questionnaire is located in the tab marked "Supplemental Questions". Please be descriptive in your response. Note: Responses of "See Resume" or "See Application", or copy and paste of work experience are not qualifying responses and will not be considered. Supplemental Questionnaires must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. The supplemental questions are designed to elicit specific information regarding a candidate's experience, education, and training. Responses should be consistent with the information on your application and are subject to verification. Please provide place of employment, pertinent dates, and concise, descriptive and detailed information for each question. If a job included responsibilities applicable to several questions, separate the different functions of the job to answer all the questions completely. Resumes or referral to the application or other questionnaire responses will not be accepted in lieu of completing each question. If you have no experience, write "no experience" for the appropriate question. For many individuals, it is more efficient to develop responses to the supplemental questions in a word processing document and then paste them into the final document to be submitted. Changes or corrections to your Supplemental Questionnaire cannot be made once your application packet has been submitted. If the Supplemental Questionnaire is used in the Formula Rate exam, failure to complete all of the questions or incomplete responses will result in a lower score. While scoring the Supplemental Questionnaire, the candidate's application and/or attachments will not be reviewed , therefore, a candidate's responses to the questions should be accurate, thorough, detailed, and complete. FORMULA RATE EXAMINATION (Weighted 100%) All candidates meeting the minimum qualifications by the cut-off date will have their Supplemental Questionnaire scored in the Formula Rate Examination. This examination will evaluate the relevance, level, recency, progression and quality of candidate's education, training and experience. The candidate's application or other materials will not be included in this examination. Therefore, the candidate's responses to the supplemental questionnaire should be thorough, detailed and complete. The score from the Formula Rate Examination will determine the ranking on the eligible/employment list for this job. All candidates competing in the testing process will receive written notice of their examination results by email. Notices can also be accessed in their governmentjobs.com inbox. Applicants achieving a passing score will be placed on the eligible list in rank order. The rank is determined by the test score attained from the examination. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Click here for Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) For information regarding County jobs: www.saccountyjobs.net Closing Date/Time: 3/3/2023 5:00 PM Pacific
Sacramento County, CA Sacramento, CA, United States
Jan 21, 2023
The Position This is a continuous filing exam. Next filing cut-offs are at 5:00 pm on: 2/3/2023, 3/10/2023 (Final) Under general supervision, the Senior Retirement Benefits Specialist leads, plans, schedules and oversees the work of Retirement Benefits Specialists while performing the same and/or more difficult duties as those being led; ensures completion of tasks in accordance with established policies and procedures; communicates policies, procedures and job expectations; and provides training to staff. Examples of Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge of Principles and practices of leadership, mentoring, and training Applicable federal, state, and local laws, codes and regulations, including 1937 Act Retirement Law Operational characteristics, services, and activities of assigned programs and functions Office procedures, methods, and equipment including computers and applicable software applications such as word processing, spreadsheets, databases, and other specialized applications related to area of assignment English usage, spelling, grammar, and punctuation Advanced customer service principles and practices Information gathering and interviewing techniques Research methods Accounting principles including mathematical calculations Ability to Lead and train Retirement Benefit Specialist staff Plan, coordinate, assign, and review the work of staff Provide work direction and instruction Research and evaluate work problems, and recommend solutions Develop, maintain, and promote cooperative, effective working relationships with others Communicate clearly and concisely, both verbally and in writing Interpret and apply applicable federal, state, and local laws, codes, and regulations Apply customer service skills, including the identification of customer needs and follow up to ensure customer commitments have been met Effectively audit and indentify discrepancies in retirement benefit calculations, data, and information Listen and communicate effectively to identify and address member needs Work independently and in a team-oriented environment Independently draft correspondence Understand, interpret, analyze and apply 1937 Act rules and regulations Prepare complex calculations with speed and accuracy Organize and prioritize work and meet deadlines Employment Qualifications Minimum Qualifications Three years of full-time paid experience which included: 1) describing rules, regulations, policies and procedures to customers and/or the public, and 2) processing benefits and services in a pension, retirement, financial services, benefits administration, or accounting field. Note: If the word "experience" is referenced in the minimum qualifications, it means full-time paid experience unless the minimum qualification states that volunteer experience is acceptable. Part-time paid experience may be accumulated and pro-rated to meet the total experience requirements. GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS Criminal History and Background Check: The County may access criminal history information on candidates who have accepted a conditional offer of appointment for this class consistent with the provisions of Board of Supervisors Resolution No. 82-602, Personnel Policies, and applicable federal and state laws. The County shall not consider for employment any candidate who has been convicted of a felony or misdemeanor that relates to or impacts the candidate's ability to perform the job duties of this class unless it is determined that mitigating circumstances exist. For purposes of accessing criminal history information, the candidate will be fingerprinted. A subsequent arrest notification may be obtained. The County may also conduct a background check on the candidate prior to appointment to a position within this class. The background check may include personal and professional reference checks, credit history checks, Social Security Number verification, professional license/registration verification, military service information and driving history. Information obtained in the course of this background check will be considered by the appointing authority in the selection process. In obtaining such information, the County will comply with applicable consent and disclosure practices in the Fair Credit Reporting Act and the California Investigative Consumer Reporting Agencies Act. License Requirement: A valid California Driver License, Class C or higher, may be required at the time of appointment. Failure to obtain or maintain the appropriate California Driver License may constitute cause for personnel action in accordance with Civil Service Rules or applicable bargaining agreement. Individuals who do not meet this requirement due to disability will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Probationary Period The probationary period for this classification is six (6) months. Application and Testing Information APPLICATION Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. All applicants must complete and submit an online County of Sacramento employment application by 5:00 PM on the posted cut-off date. Click here to apply. County of Sacramento Department of Personnel Services Employment Services Division 700 H Street, Room 4667 Sacramento, CA 95814 Phone (916) 874-5593; 7-1-1 California Relay Service Email EmployOffice@Saccounty.net Inter-Office Mail Code: 09-4667 www.SacCountyJobs.net Employment applications and all documentation requested in this announcement must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Your application should highlight all relevant education, training, and experience, and clearly indicate how you meet the minimum qualifications for the position as of the cut-off date. Application information must be current, concise and related to the requirements in this job announcement. You may only apply for this recruitment once. Duplicate and incomplete applications will be disqualified. A resume may be included with your application, however it will not substitute for the information requested on the application. SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE Applicants are required to provide a full and complete response to each supplemental question. The Supplemental Questionnaire is located in the tab marked "Supplemental Questions". Please be descriptive in your response. Note: Responses of "See Resume" or "See Application", or copy and paste of work experience are not qualifying responses and will not be considered. Supplemental Questionnaires must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. The supplemental questions are designed to elicit specific information regarding a candidate's experience, education, and training. Responses should be consistent with the information on your application and are subject to verification. Please provide place of employment, pertinent dates, and concise, descriptive and detailed information for each question. If a job included responsibilities applicable to several questions, separate the different functions of the job to answer all the questions completely. Resumes or referral to the application or other questionnaire responses will not be accepted in lieu of completing each question. If you have no experience, write "no experience" for the appropriate question. For many individuals, it is more efficient to develop responses to the supplemental questions in a word processing document and then paste them into the final document to be submitted. Changes or corrections to your Supplemental Questionnaire cannot be made once your application packet has been submitted. If the Supplemental Questionnaire is used in the Formula Rate exam, failure to complete all of the questions or incomplete responses will result in a lower score. While scoring the Supplemental Questionnaire, the candidate's application and/or attachments will not be reviewed , therefore, a candidate's responses to the questions should be accurate, thorough, detailed, and complete. FORMULA RATE EXAMINATION (Weighted 100%) All candidates meeting the minimum qualifications by the cut-off date will have their Supplemental Questionnaire scored in the Formula Rate Examination. This examination will evaluate the relevance, level, recency, progression and quality of candidate's education, training and experience. The candidate's application or other materials will not be included in this examination. Therefore, the candidate's responses to the supplemental questionnaire should be thorough, detailed and complete. The score from the Formula Rate Examination will determine the ranking on the eligible/employment list for this job. All candidates competing in the testing process will receive written notice of their examination results by email. Notices can also be accessed in their governmentjobs.com inbox. Applicants achieving a passing score will be placed on the eligible list in rank order. The rank is determined by the test score attained from the examination. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Click here for Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) For information regarding County jobs: www.saccountyjobs.net Closing Date/Time: 3/10/2023 5:00 PM Pacific
Sacramento County, CA Sacramento, CA, United States
Jan 21, 2023
The Position This is a limited continuous filing exam. Next filing cut-offs are at 5:00 pm on: 2/3/2023, 3/10/2023 (Final) Under limited supervision the Sanitation District Senior Process Control Systems Analyst assigns, monitors and guides the work of others in a lead capacity and/or performs advanced journey level work related to the administration, maintenance and operation of the District's computerized distributed control, SCADA and network systems. Examples of Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge of: Principles and practices of leadership, training and mentoring Principles and practices of producing effective project and technical documentation Computer servers, workstations running the operating systems (e.g., Windows), and Local Area Network (LAN) administration used in process control data management Test plan, test case and test bed development and use Advanced computer based real time process control systems such as DCS, SCADA, and PLC Control theory as it relates to feedback or closed loop control of dynamic systems, including, but not limited to, the use of the Proportional-Integral-Derivative (PID) algorithm and tuning the PID controller Advanced analog/digital instrumentation and process control concepts Advanced network configurations, International Electronics and Electrical Engineer (IEEE) communication protocols, DCS, SCADA, and PLC diagnostics Software development and graphics interface concepts related to DCS, SCADA and PLC systems Basic engineering mathematics and statistical analysis methods Advanced principles and techniques of software and systems quality assurance and controlAdvanced principles and practices of computer programming related to DCS, SCADA, and PLC systems Advanced programming languages and utilities (e.g., PERL, Ruby, C/C++ programming language, etc.) Principles and practices of technical problem solving Principles, practices and techniques of providing customer service Network and data security policies, techniques and procedures related to DCS, SCADA, and PLC systems Database management systems; database design and database Computer Aided Software Engineering (CASE), and data file management tools related to DCS, SCADA, and PLC systems Personal computers and office applications such as Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook Ability to: Effectively assign, monitor, and guide the work of others in a lead capacity Correct software failures related to DCS, SCADA, and PLC systems Diagnose system hardware and software failures related to DCS, SCADA, and PLC systems Complete all tasks in an efficient and effective manner within an environment of continuously changing priorities Read, interpret and apply complex technical documentation and publications Prepare clear, concise and comprehensive system and user documentation Perform assigned duties in a safe and effective manner for self and others Learn new applications, techniques and concepts Establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the performance of required duties Employment Qualifications Either : 1. A Bachelor's Degree, or higher, from an accredited college or university in Computer Science, Engineering, or other field closely related to the intent of the class (e.g., Computer Programming or Networking, Industrial Automation, or Applied Mathematics). Or : 2. Four years of full-time, paid experience performing duties in the administration, operations, and/or maintenance of industrial control systems such as Distributed Control System (DCS), Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition system (SCADA), or Programmable Logic Controller (PLC). Note: If the word "experience" is referenced in the minimum qualifications, it means full-time paid experience unless the minimum qualification states that volunteer experience is acceptable. Part-time paid experience may be accumulated and pro-rated to meet the total experience requirements. Note: If the minimum qualifications include an educational or certificate/license requirement, applicants must submit proof of requirements with the application. Failure to submit proof of requirements may result in disqualification from the examination. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable. For guidelines on submitting acceptable proof of educational requirements, please click here or speak to someone in our office before the cut-off date listed in this notice. General Qualifications Criminal History and Background Checks: The County may access criminal history information on candidates who have accepted a conditional offer of appointment for this class consistent with the provisions of Board of Supervisors Resolution No. 82-602, Personnel Policies and Procedures , and applicable federal and state laws. The County shall not consider for employment any candidate who has been convicted of a felony or misdemeanor that relates to or impacts the candidate's ability to perform the job duties of this class unless it is determined that mitigating circumstances exist. For purposes of accessing criminal history information, the candidate will be fingerprinted. A subsequent arrest notification may be obtained. The County may also conduct a background check on the candidate prior to appointment to a position within this class. The background check may include personal and professional reference checks, credit history checks where authorized by Labor Code section 1024.5, Social Security Number verification, professional license/registration verification, military service information and driving history. Information obtained in the course of this background check will be considered by the appointing authority in the selection process. In obtaining such information, the County will comply with applicable consent and disclosure practices in the Fair Credit Reporting Act and the California Investigative Consumer Reporting Agencies Act. License Requirement: A valid California Driver License, Class C or higher, may be required at the time of appointment. Failure to obtain and maintain the appropriate California Driver License may constitute cause for personnel action in accordance with Civil Service Rules or applicable bargaining agreement. Individuals who do not meet this requirement due to disability will be reviewed on a case by case basis. Hours of Work: Positions in this class are subject to mandatory overtime, and on-call and standby assignments. Physical Requirements: Positions in this class require the incumbent to be able to: Stand and walk for extended periods of time. Reach by extending hands and arms in any direction. See clearly at distances under twelve inches. Climb ladders and scaffolding, and stoop, kneel, crawl and crouch. Use upper extremities to exert force to push and pull objects up to 30 pounds. Distinguish colors. Individuals who do not meet these requirements due to disability will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Working Conditions : Positions in this class require the incumbent to be able to: Work in a noisy environment. Be exposed to electrical energy, solvents and/or chemicals. Work around machinery with moving parts. Work on ladders or scaffolding. Probationary Period: The probationary period for this classification is Six (6) months Application and Testing Information APPLICATION Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. All applicants must complete and submit an online County of Sacramento employment application by 5:00 PM on the posted cut-off date. Click here to apply. County of Sacramento Department of Personnel Services Employment Services Division 700 H Street, Room 4667 Sacramento, CA 95814 Phone (916) 874-5593; 7-1-1 California Relay Service Email EmployOffice@Saccounty.net Inter-Office Mail Code: 09-4667 www.SacCountyJobs.net Employment applications and all documentation requested in this announcement must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Your application should highlight all relevant education, training, and experience, and clearly indicate how you meet the minimum qualifications for the position as of the cut-off date. Application information must be current, concise and related to the requirements in this job announcement. You may only apply for this recruitment once. Duplicate and incomplete applications will be disqualified. A resume may be included with your application, however it will not substitute for the information requested on the application. SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE Applicants are required to provide a full and complete response to each supplemental question. The Supplemental Questionnaire is located in the tab marked "Supplemental Questions". Please be descriptive in your response. Note: Responses of "See Resume" or "See Application", or copy and paste of work experience are not qualifying responses and will not be considered. Supplemental Questionnaires must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. The supplemental questions are designed to elicit specific information regarding a candidate's experience, education, and training. Responses should be consistent with the information on your application and are subject to verification. Please provide place of employment, pertinent dates, and concise, descriptive and detailed information for each question. If a job included responsibilities applicable to several questions, separate the different functions of the job to answer all the questions completely. Resumes or referral to the application or other questionnaire responses will not be accepted in lieu of completing each question. If you have no experience, write "no experience" for the appropriate question. For many individuals, it is more efficient to develop responses to the supplemental questions in a word processing document and then paste them into the final document to be submitted. Changes or corrections to your Supplemental Questionnaire cannot be made once your application packet has been submitted. If the Supplemental Questionnaire is used in the Formula Rate exam, failure to complete all of the questions or incomplete responses will result in a lower score. While scoring the Supplemental Questionnaire, the candidate's application and/or attachments will not be reviewed , therefore, a candidate's responses to the questions should be accurate, thorough, detailed, and complete. FORMULA RATE EXAMINATION (Weighted 100%) All candidates meeting the minimum qualifications by the cut-off date will have their Supplemental Questionnaire scored in the Formula Rate Examination. This examination will evaluate the relevance, level, recency, progression and quality of candidate's education, training and experience. The candidate's application or other materials will not be included in this examination. Therefore, the candidate's responses to the supplemental questionnaire should be thorough, detailed and complete. The score from the Formula Rate Examination will determine the ranking on the eligible/employment list for this job. All candidates competing in the testing process will receive written notice of their examination results by email. Notices can also be accessed in their governmentjobs.com inbox. Applicants achieving a passing score will be placed on the eligible list in rank order. The rank is determined by the test score attained from the examination. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Click here for Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) For information regarding County jobs: www.saccountyjobs.net Closing Date/Time: 3/10/2023 5:00 PM Pacific
Sacramento County, CA Sacramento, CA, United States
Jan 21, 2023
The Position This is a continuous filing exam. Next filing cut-offs are at 5:00 pm on: 2/3/23, 2/17/23, 3/17/23, 4/21/23, 5/19/23, 6/16/23, 7/21/23, 8/18/23 (final) Under supervision, assists in the related work of a dental office; prepares patients for dental treatments; assists the dentist at chairside; performs dental clerical work; conducts activities for regional dental clinics, detention or Public Health oral health programs; and does other related work as required. Examples of Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge of Applicable laws, rules and regulations related to dental health programs The principles and methods of sterilization of dental equipment, instruments and supplies Dental radiographic techniques The care and use of common dental equipment, instruments and materials Dental record keeping The numbers and letters of teeth Dental terminology The theories, methods and procedures for providing oral hygiene instruction, appropriate information addressing the prevention of dental disease to the patient and staff Current materials, practices, and methods used in dental health education programs Office procedures, methods, and equipment including computers and applicable software applications such as word processing, spreadsheets, databases, and other specialized applications related to area of assignment English usage, spelling, grammar, and punctuation Principles of effective customer service Ability to Deal courteously and tactfully with patients, co-workers and other members of the health care team Follow clinic policies, routines and techniques Understand and carry out written and oral instructions Provide technical assistance and give group and individual instruction to local agencies, and communities concerned with dental health programs Develop materials for dental health education Work independently and exercise independent judgment Understand the differing racial, cultural, and environmental backgrounds of individuals, families, and communities served by the dental health care program Establish and maintain cooperative, effective working relationships with customers, co-workers, other agencies and the general public Communicate clearly and concisely, both verbally and in writing Analyze situations accurately and adopt an effective course of action Effectively organize and prioritize work assignments Keep accurate and orderly records Maintain confidential information Interpret and apply applicable federal, state, and local laws, codes, and regulations Apply customer service skills, including the identification of customer needs and follow up to ensure customer commitments have been met Employment Qualifications Minimum Qualifications Possession of a valid license as a Registered Dental Assistant issued by the Dental Board of California. Note: If the minimum qualifications include an educational or certificate/license requirement, applicants must submit proof of requirements with the application. Failure to submit proof of requirements may result in disqualification from the examination. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable. For guidelines on submitting acceptable proof of educational requirements, please click here or speak to someone in our office before the cut-off date listed in this notice. General Qualifications Criminal History and Background Checks : The County may access criminal history information on candidates who have accepted a conditional offer of appointment for this class consistent with the provisions of Board of Supervisors Resolution No. 82-602, Personnel Policies, and applicable federal and state laws. The County shall not consider for employment any candidate who has been convicted of a felony or misdemeanor that relates to or impacts the candidate's ability to perform the job duties of this class unless it is determined that mitigating circumstances exist. For purposes of accessing criminal history information, the candidate will be fingerprinted. A subsequent arrest notification may be obtained. The County may also conduct a background check on the candidate prior to appointment to a position within this class. The background check may include personal and professional reference checks, credit history checks where authorized by Labor Code section 1024.5, Social Security Number verification, professional license/registration verification, military service information and driving history. Information obtained in the course of this background check will be considered by the appointing authority in the selection process. In obtaining such information, the County will comply with applicable consent and disclosure practices in the Fair Credit Reporting Act and the California Investigative Consumer Reporting Agencies Act. License Requirement : A valid California Driver License, Class C or higher, may be required at the time of appointment. Failure to obtain or maintain the appropriate California Driver License, or comply with state and federal requirements for utilization, may constitute cause for personnel action in accordance with Civil Service Rules or applicable bargaining agreement. Individuals who do not meet this requirement due to disability will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. A valid license as Registered Dental Assistant issued by the Dental Board of California is required at the time of appointment. Failure to obtain and maintain the required license may constitute cause for personnel action in accordance with Civil Service Rules or applicable bargaining agreement. Physical Requirements : Some positions in this class require the incumbents to be able to: Lift items weighing up to 25 pounds without assistance. Walk or stand for extended periods. Wear approved personal protective equipment as required. Possess and maintain sufficient manual dexterity for constant holding, reaching, grasping, writing, and need for repetitive motion. Individuals who do not meet these requirements due to disability will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Working Conditions : Some positions in this class require the incumbents to: Work around inmates and individuals with mental disabilities. Be exposed to physically, mentally, and emotionally stressful and emergency situations. Probationary Period The probationary period for this classification is six (6) months. Application and Testing Information APPLICATION Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. All applicants must complete and submit an online County of Sacramento employment application by 5:00 PM on the posted cut-off date. Click here to apply. County of Sacramento Department of Personnel Services Employment Services Division 700 H Street, Room 4667 Sacramento, CA 95814 Phone (916) 874-5593; 7-1-1 California Relay Service Email EmployOffice@Saccounty.net Inter-Office Mail Code: 09-4667 www.SacCountyJobs.net Employment applications and all documentation requested in this announcement must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Your application should highlight all relevant education, training, and experience, and clearly indicate how you meet the minimum qualifications for the position as of the cut-off date. Application information must be current, concise and related to the requirements in this job announcement. You may only apply for this recruitment once. Duplicate and incomplete applications will be disqualified. A resume may be included with your application, however it will not substitute for the information requested on the application. SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE Applicants are required to provide a full and complete response to each supplemental question. The Supplemental Questionnaire is located in the tab marked "Supplemental Questions". Please be descriptive in your response. Note: Responses of "See Resume" or "See Application", or copy and paste of work experience are not qualifying responses and will not be considered. Supplemental Questionnaires must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. The supplemental questions are designed to elicit specific information regarding a candidate's experience, education, and training. Responses should be consistent with the information on your application and are subject to verification. Please provide place of employment, pertinent dates, and concise, descriptive and detailed information for each question. If a job included responsibilities applicable to several questions, separate the different functions of the job to answer all the questions completely. Resumes or referral to the application or other questionnaire responses will not be accepted in lieu of completing each question. If you have no experience, write "no experience" for the appropriate question. For many individuals, it is more efficient to develop responses to the supplemental questions in a word processing document and then paste them into the final document to be submitted. Changes or corrections to your Supplemental Questionnaire cannot be made once your application packet has been submitted. If the Supplemental Questionnaire is used in the Formula Rate exam, failure to complete all of the questions or incomplete responses will result in a lower score. While scoring the Supplemental Questionnaire, the candidate's application and/or attachments will not be reviewed , therefore, a candidate's responses to the questions should be accurate, thorough, detailed, and complete. FORMULA RATE EXAMINATION (Weighted 100%) All candidates meeting the minimum qualifications by the cut-off date will have their Supplemental Questionnaire scored in the Formula Rate Examination. This examination will evaluate the relevance, level, recency, progression and quality of candidate's education, training and experience. The candidate's application or other materials will not be included in this examination. Therefore, the candidate's responses to the supplemental questionnaire should be thorough, detailed and complete. The score from the Formula Rate Examination will determine the ranking on the eligible/employment list for this job. All candidates competing in the testing process will receive written notice of their examination results by email. Notices can also be accessed in their governmentjobs.com inbox. Applicants achieving a passing score will be placed on the eligible list in rank order. The rank is determined by the test score attained from the examination. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Click here for Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) For information regarding County jobs: www.saccountyjobs.net Closing Date/Time: 8/18/2023 5:00 PM Pacific
Sacramento County, CA Sacramento, CA, United States
Jan 21, 2023
The Position This is a limited continuous filing exam. Next filing cut-offs are at 5:00 pm on: 2/3/23 & 2/10/23 (final) Positions in this series plan, develop and maintain natural resources. Activities include, but are not limited to all aspects of natural resource management: wetlands development, management and maintenance; wildlife development and management; habitat and sensitive species mitigation and development including restoration and enhancement; vegetation management and monitoring; landscape development and maintenance, lease management; and security. The class of Natural Resource Supervisor, under direction, develops and implements natural resource management programs and supervises the work of professional staff assigned to these programs. The Natural Resource Supervisor is responsible for hiring personnel, staff training, program evaluation, budget development, and ongoing management of programs. This class is responsible for recommending and implementing short and long term programs and policies and acts as the primary representative on natural resource management issues. Examples of Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge of Principles and techniques of personnel management and supervision. Principles of program management including budget preparation and monitoring. Environmental impact assessment and mitigation process, including Federal and State laws governing environmental documentation. Land management principles including techniques of natural resource management, enhancement, and restoration. Landscape maintenance management principles and techniques. Wetlands regulation and management. Landlord/tenant law and relationships. Scientific method and its application. Botany - taxonomy, field identification, and ecology. Mammalogy - taxonomy, field identification, census techniques, methodology, management philosophy, and general ecology. Ornithology - taxonomy, field identification, census techniques, methodology, management philosophy, and general ecology. Fisheries biology. Wetlands and vernal pool ecology. Wildlife sampling, monitoring, and management. Vegetation sampling methods, monitoring, and management. Range management and agricultural practices. California Fish and Game and US Fish and Wildlife Service laws and regulations and species listed as special concern or higher. Data analysis and statistical methods and its application. Geology - soil identification and sampling. Engineering principles. Ability to Initiate, develop, recommend, implement, and manage all components of a natural resource management program. Plan, organize, direct and monitor the work of subordinate staff. Plan, organize, and implement long and short term projects. Design and conduct scientific experiments and apply results to work. Analyze problems accurately and take effective action. Prepare written analysis, evaluation, summaries, recommendations, correspondence, and reports. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with others. Operate personal computer and use software. Employment Qualifications Minimum Qualifications Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with a degree in fields such as Biology, Wildlife and Fisheries Biology, Resource Science, Botany, Forestry, Landscape Architecture or related studies. AND Two years of leadworker or supervisory experience overseeing staff engaged in natural resource management activities to include interfacing with regulatory agencies. Note: If the word "experience" is referenced in the minimum qualifications, it means full-time paid experience unless the minimum qualification states that volunteer experience is acceptable. Part-time paid experience may be accumulated and pro-rated to meet the total experience requirements. Note: If the minimum qualifications include an educational or certificate/license requirement, applicants must submit proof of requirements with the application. Failure to submit proof of requirements may result in disqualification from the examination. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable. For guidelines on submitting acceptable proof of educational requirements, please click here or speak to someone in our office before the cut-off date listed in this notice. General Qualifications License Requirements: Possession of a valid California Driver License, Class C or higher, is required at the time of appointment. Failure to maintain a valid California Driver License, Class C or higher may constitute cause for termination from the class in accordance with Civil Service Rules 11.4 Individuals who do not meet this requirement due to physical disability will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Probationary Period The probationary period for this classification is twelve (12) months. Application and Testing Information APPLICATION Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. All applicants must complete and submit an online County of Sacramento employment application by 5:00 PM on the posted cut-off date. Click here to apply. County of Sacramento Department of Personnel Services Employment Services Division 700 H Street, Room 4667 Sacramento, CA 95814 Phone (916) 874-5593; 7-1-1 California Relay Service Email EmployOffice@Saccounty.net Inter-Office Mail Code: 09-4667 www.SacCountyJobs.net Employment applications and all documentation requested in this announcement must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Your application should highlight all relevant education, training, and experience, and clearly indicate how you meet the minimum qualifications for the position as of the cut-off date. Application information must be current, concise and related to the requirements in this job announcement. You may only apply for this recruitment once. Duplicate and incomplete applications will be disqualified. A resume may be included with your application, however it will not substitute for the information requested on the application. SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE Applicants are required to provide a full and complete response to each supplemental question. The Supplemental Questionnaire is located in the tab marked "Supplemental Questions". Please be descriptive in your response. Note: Responses of "See Resume" or "See Application", or copy and paste of work experience are not qualifying responses and will not be considered. Supplemental Questionnaires must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. The supplemental questions are designed to elicit specific information regarding a candidate's experience, education, and training. Responses should be consistent with the information on your application and are subject to verification. Please provide place of employment, pertinent dates, and concise, descriptive and detailed information for each question. If a job included responsibilities applicable to several questions, separate the different functions of the job to answer all the questions completely. Resumes or referral to the application or other questionnaire responses will not be accepted in lieu of completing each question. If you have no experience, write "no experience" for the appropriate question. For many individuals, it is more efficient to develop responses to the supplemental questions in a word processing document and then paste them into the final document to be submitted. Changes or corrections to your Supplemental Questionnaire cannot be made once your application packet has been submitted. If the Supplemental Questionnaire is used in the Formula Rate exam, failure to complete all of the questions or incomplete responses will result in a lower score. While scoring the Supplemental Questionnaire, the candidate's application and/or attachments will not be reviewed , therefore, a candidate's responses to the questions should be accurate, thorough, detailed, and complete. FORMULA RATE EXAMINATION (Weighted 100%) All candidates meeting the minimum qualifications by the cut-off date will have their Supplemental Questionnaire scored in the Formula Rate Examination. This examination will evaluate the relevance, level, recency, progression and quality of candidate's education, training and experience. The candidate's application or other materials will not be included in this examination. Therefore, the candidate's responses to the supplemental questionnaire should be thorough, detailed and complete. The score from the Formula Rate Examination will determine the ranking on the eligible/employment list for this job. All candidates competing in the testing process will receive written notice of their examination results by email. Notices can also be accessed in their governmentjobs.com inbox. Applicants achieving a passing score will be placed on the eligible list in rank order. The rank is determined by the test score attained from the examination. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Click here for Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) For information regarding County jobs: www.saccountyjobs.net Closing Date/Time: 2/10/2023 5:00 PM Pacific
Sacramento County, CA Sacramento, CA, United States
Jan 21, 2023
The Position This is a continuous filing exam. Next filing cut-offs are at 5:00 pm (unless otherwise stated) on: 2/10/23, 3/3/23 (Final) Level I - $3,185.94 - $3,873.25/month Level II - $3,271.17 - $3,977.64/month Office Assistants provide a wide range of clerical/operational support involving customer service, document preparation, filing and record keeping, and other regularly performed duties which support the function of an office operation. Office Assistant is a single class with two salary levels, Office Assistant (Level II) which is the journey level, and Office Assistant (Level I) which is an entry and training level class designed to enable persons without sufficient qualifying experience to enter County service. Some positions in these classes may be designated "confidential" in nature, in accordance with the County Employee Relations Ordinance, and are excluded from the representation unit which includes positions allocated to the regular class. Examples of Knowledge and Abilities Office Assistant Level II : Knowledge of Clear writing: grammar, punctuation, spelling, vocabulary Standard methods of filing (alphabetic, numeric, chronological) English language to communicate Telephone procedures Arithmetic to make calculations including addition, subtraction, multiplication, division and correct change Keyboard (computer, typewriter) Letter and memo format General principles, procedures and practices of recordkeeping Ability to Calculate solutions to match problems involving addition, subtraction, division and multiplication Understand and follow basic oral and written instructions Operate computer terminals, typewriter, printer, copier, microfiche, and FAX Prioritize work to meet deadlines Read English at a level necessary to understand procedures manuals, policies and guidelines Write English at a level necessary to prepare correspondence according to specified format and record incoming information Speak English at a level necessary to communicate information clearly Operate communication devices, telephone and may include radios Deal tactfully with people Ability to accurately proofread details, noting and detecting errors Required for some positions: Types from clear copy accurately at a rate of not less than 45 words a minute. Office Assistant (Level I) Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge and abilities are the same as for Office Assistant (Level II), except that work is originally done under close supervision; as experience is gained, greater independence of action is exercised and less detailed supervision is received until the incumbent is functioning at the journey level. Employment Qualifications Minimum Qualifications Any combination of education, training, and experience likely to provide the required knowledge and abilities for this class as described above. Typical ways include: Office Assistant Level II Six (6) months clerical experience in Sacramento County service or in any public or private agency. Office Assistant Level I There are no education or experience requirements for appointments at (Level I). Note : The level at which initial appointments to the class of Office Assistant are made, and advancement from the lower to the higher level of this class, Level I to Level II, are at the discretion of the appointing authority, providing the minimum qualification is met. Special Requirements Ability to speak, read, and/or write fluently in a language other than English, or knowledge of the culture as certified by the Department of Personnel Services (formerly the Department of Human Resources). Where required, these special skills may be used in performing such tasks as the following: Gives information by telephone or in person, regarding department services in an language other than English, to persons who understanding of English is limited. Translates the meaning of written English in regulations or ordinances, to a language other than English. Translates into English requests from the public, presented orally or in writing in a language other than standard English. As assigned, assists other department employees by giving information and advice on problems involving relationships with persons of different language or cultural backgrounds. Probationary Period: The probationary period for this classification is six (6) months. Application and Testing Information APPLICATION Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. All applicants must complete and submit an online County of Sacramento employment application by 5:00 PM (unless otherwise noted) on the posted cut-off date. Click here to apply. County of Sacramento Department of Personnel Services Employment Services Division 700 H Street, Room 4667 Sacramento, CA 95814 Phone (916) 874-5593; 7-1-1 California Relay Service Email EmployOffice@Saccounty.net Inter-Office Mail Code: 09-4667 www.SacCountyJobs.net Employment applications and all documentation requested in this announcement must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. (unless otherwise noted) on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the final cut-off date. Your application should highlight all relevant education, training, and experience, and clearly indicate how you meet the minimum qualifications for the position as of the cut-off date. Application information must be current, concise and related to the requirements in this job announcement. You may only apply for this recruitment once. Duplicate and incomplete applications will be disqualified. A resume may be included with your application, however it will not substitute for the information requested on the application. SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE Applicants are required to provide a full and complete response to each supplemental question. The Supplemental Questionnaire is located in the tab marked "Supplemental Questions". Please be descriptive in your response. Note: Responses of "See Resume" or "See Application", or copy and paste of work experience are not qualifying responses and will not be considered. Supplemental Questionnaires must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. (unless otherwise noted) on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the final cut-off date. The supplemental questions are designed to elicit specific information regarding a candidate's experience, education, and training. Responses should be consistent with the information on your application and are subject to verification. Please provide place of employment, pertinent dates, and concise, descriptive and detailed information for each question. If a job included responsibilities applicable to several questions, separate the different functions of the job to answer all the questions completely. Resumes or referral to the application or other questionnaire responses will not be accepted in lieu of completing each question. If you have no experience, write "no experience" for the appropriate question. For many individuals, it is more efficient to develop responses to the supplemental questions in a word processing document and then paste them into the final document to be submitted. Changes or corrections to your Supplemental Questionnaire cannot be made once your application packet has been submitted. If the Supplemental Questionnaire is used in the Formula Rate exam, failure to complete all of the questions or incomplete responses will result in a lower score. While scoring the Supplemental Questionnaire, the candidate's application and/or attachments will not be reviewed , therefore, a candidate's responses to the questions should be accurate, thorough, detailed, and complete. FORMULA RATE EXAMINATION (Weighted 100%) All candidates meeting the minimum qualifications by the cut-off date will have their Supplemental Questionnaire scored in the Formula Rate Examination. This examination will evaluate the relevance, level, recency, progression and quality of candidate's education, training and experience. The candidate's application or other materials will not be included in this examination. Therefore, the candidate's responses to the supplemental questionnaire should be thorough, detailed and complete. The score from the Formula Rate Examination will determine the ranking on the eligible/employment list for this job. All candidates competing in the testing process will receive written notice of their examination results by email. Notices can also be accessed in their governmentjobs.com inbox. Applicants achieving a passing score will be placed on the eligible list in rank order. The rank is determined by the test score attained from the examination. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Click here for Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) For information regarding County jobs: www.saccountyjobs.net Closing Date/Time: 3/3/2023 5:00 PM Pacific
Sacramento County, CA Sacramento, CA, United States
Jan 20, 2023
The Position This is a limited continuous filing exam. Next filing cut-offs are at 5:00 pm on: 2/2/23, 2/16/23 (final) The class of Senior Water Quality Control Systems Technician is the leadworker class in this series, and under general supervision in a lead capacity, maintains and repairs pneumatic, chemical, electric, and electronic components, analog and digital networks and systems, analysis equipment, computer control equipment including computers and computer peripherals, and telemetry equipment used in process instrumentation and control systems. Examples of Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge of Electrical and electronic theory and practice as applied to process instrumentation and control equipment Analog and digital system fault diagnostic techniques and procedures Principles of chemistry and physics The architecture, maintenance and operation of digital computer systems The operation of telemetry systems Materials, methods and equipment used in the inspection, testing, calibration, maintenance and repair of process instrumentation and control equipment The principles of preventative maintenance The principles of proper maintenance documentation Safety practices necessary for the work Ability to Direct the work of subordinate technicians Read and interpret plans, schematics, process control flow diagrams, system/network drawing detail drawings and wiring diagrams Perform complex maintenance tasks involving analog and computer equipment Perform some original circuit design work as required to implement minor effective course of action Prepare maintenance service reports Prepare newly and/or modified equipment operating and maintenance procedures Read, write and speak English language at a level required for successful job performance Respond to emergency calls Work day, swing, or graveyard shifts Employment Qualifications Minimum Qualifications Any combination equivalent to experience and education or training that could likely provide the required knowledge and abilities would be qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities for this class would be: Either : One year of full-time experience in the class of Water Quality Control Systems Technician in Sacramento County service. Or : 1. An AA or AS technology degree dealing with instrumentation, computers, or electronics, or 30 college level semester units in instrumentation, computers or electronics. AND 2. Three years of full-time journey level experience in the maintenance of process instrumentation and control equipment, at least two years of which shall have dealt with the maintenance of computer equipment. Education Substitution : Additional qualifying education in instrumentation, computers, or electronics may be substituted for a maximum of one year of the general experience on the basis that three (3) semester units equal one (1) month of experience. Note: If the word "experience" is referenced in the minimum qualifications, it means full-time paid experience unless the minimum qualification states that volunteer experience is acceptable. Part-time paid experience may be accumulated and pro-rated to meet the total experience requirements. Note: If the minimum qualifications include an educational or certificate/license requirement, applicants must submit proof of requirements with the application. Failure to submit proof of requirements may result in disqualification from the examination. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable. For guidelines on submitting acceptable proof of educational requirements, please click here or speak to someone in our office before the cut-off date listed in this notice. Special Requirements License Required : Possession of a valid California Driver License, Class C or higher, will be required prior to appointment. Note : Failure to maintain a valid California Driver License, Class C or higher, constitutes cause for termination from the class in accordance with Civil Service Rule 11.4. Physical Requirements: Ability to work while standing on a ladder Ability to work while standing on a platform elevated over twenty (20) feet above ground Ability to lift 50 pound objects. Ability to work outside under all weather conditions. Ability to work in heavy traffic Ability to distinguish colors used in electric wiring color coding Probationary Period The probationary period for this classification is six (6) months. Application and Testing Information APPLICATION Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. All applicants must complete and submit an online County of Sacramento employment application by 5:00 PM on the posted cut-off date. Click here to apply. County of Sacramento Department of Personnel Services Employment Services Division 700 H Street, Room 4667 Sacramento, CA 95814 Phone (916) 874-5593; 7-1-1 California Relay Service Email EmployOffice@Saccounty.net Inter-Office Mail Code: 09-4667 www.SacCountyJobs.net Employment applications and all documentation requested in this announcement must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Your application should highlight all relevant education, training, and experience, and clearly indicate how you meet the minimum qualifications for the position as of the cut-off date. Application information must be current, concise and related to the requirements in this job announcement. You may only apply for this recruitment once. Duplicate and incomplete applications will be disqualified. A resume may be included with your application, however it will not substitute for the information requested on the application. SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE Applicants are required to provide a full and complete response to each supplemental question. The Supplemental Questionnaire is located in the tab marked "Supplemental Questions". Please be descriptive in your response. Note: Responses of "See Resume" or "See Application", or copy and paste of work experience are not qualifying responses and will not be considered. Supplemental Questionnaires must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. The supplemental questions are designed to elicit specific information regarding a candidate's experience, education, and training. Responses should be consistent with the information on your application and are subject to verification. Please provide place of employment, pertinent dates, and concise, descriptive and detailed information for each question. If a job included responsibilities applicable to several questions, separate the different functions of the job to answer all the questions completely. Resumes or referral to the application or other questionnaire responses will not be accepted in lieu of completing each question. If you have no experience, write "no experience" for the appropriate question. For many individuals, it is more efficient to develop responses to the supplemental questions in a word processing document and then paste them into the final document to be submitted. Changes or corrections to your Supplemental Questionnaire cannot be made once your application packet has been submitted. If the Supplemental Questionnaire is used in the Formula Rate exam, failure to complete all of the questions or incomplete responses will result in a lower score. While scoring the Supplemental Questionnaire, the candidate's application and/or attachments will not be reviewed , therefore, a candidate's responses to the questions should be accurate, thorough, detailed, and complete. FORMULA RATE EXAMINATION (Weighted 100%) All candidates meeting the minimum qualifications by the cut-off date will have their Supplemental Questionnaire scored in the Formula Rate Examination. This examination will evaluate the relevance, level, recency, progression and quality of candidate's education, training and experience. The candidate's application or other materials will not be included in this examination. Therefore, the candidate's responses to the supplemental questionnaire should be thorough, detailed and complete. The score from the Formula Rate Examination will determine the ranking on the eligible/employment list for this job. All candidates competing in the testing process will receive written notice of their examination results by email. Notices can also be accessed in their governmentjobs.com inbox. Applicants achieving a passing score will be placed on the eligible list in rank order. The rank is determined by the test score attained from the examination. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Click here for Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) For information regarding County jobs: www.saccountyjobs.netClosing Date/Time: 2/16/2023 5:00 PM Pacific
Sacramento County, CA Sacramento, CA, United States
Jan 20, 2023
The Position This is a limited continuous filing exam. Next filing cut-offs are at 5:00 pm on: 1/26/23, 2/9/23 (final) Under direction, supervises, assigns, reviews, and participates in the work of staff responsible for providing clients with access to various County or community services through referrals, as part of a comprehensive case plan for adults, families and children in crisis by way of programs and resources offered by the County; ensures work quality and adherence to established policies and procedures; and performs the more technical and complex tasks relative to the assigned area of responsibility. Examples of Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge of Principles and practices of supervision, discipline, leadership, mentoring, and training Team dynamics and team building The problems, needs and behavior patterns of people and families who are disadvantaged or under stress Basic arithmetic to make calculations (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, percentages, decimals, and fractions) and statistics File maintenance and organization Applicable federal, state, local laws, codes, and regulations as they relate to each program or assignment Casework supervision as applied to Family Service Workers Office procedures, methods, and equipment including computers and applicable software applications such as word processing, spreadsheets, databases, and other specialized applications related to area of assignment English usage, spelling, grammar, and punctuation Ability to Select, supervise, train, and evaluate staff Plan, coordinate, assign, and review the work of subordinate staff Work independently, prioritize work, coordinate activities and meet critical deadlines Develop and maintain cooperative, effective working relationships with staff, clients, and the general public Communicate clearly and concisely, both verbally and in writing Interpret and apply applicable federal, state, and local laws, codes, regulations, and procedures Assess the effectiveness of services performed by assigned staff Investigate and resolve disciplinary issues Apply customer service skills, including the identification of customer needs and follow up to ensure customer commitments have been met Collect and compile a variety of data and information Compose routine business communications, routine reports and other written materials in a clear, concise, organized and accurate manner Employment Qualifications Minimum Qualifications Either: 1. Two years of full-time, paid experience employed by the County of Sacramento in the class of Family Service Worker. Or: 2a. Two years of full-time, paid experience working in a health, social services or community organization, or institution working directly with children, adults, or the elderly, performing the duties equivalent of a nurse's aide, home health aide, teacher's aide, or daycare worker; And 2b. Successful completion of 12 semester (18 quarter) units from an accredited college or university in social work, sociology, psychology, counseling, early childhood education, gerontology, or other field closely related to the intent of the class. Note: Completion of course work from an accredited college or university in social work, sociology, psychology, counseling, early childhood education, gerontology, or other field closely related to the intent of the class may be substituted for up to one (1) year of the required experience on the basis of three (3) semester units or four (4) quarter units equal one month of experience. Note: If the word "experience" is referenced in the minimum qualifications, it means full-time paid experience unless the minimum qualification states that volunteer experience is acceptable. Part-time paid experience may be accumulated and pro-rated to meet the total experience requirements. Note: If the minimum qualifications include an educational or certificate/license requirement, applicants must submit proof of requirements with the application. Failure to submit proof of requirements may result in disqualification from the examination. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable. For guidelines on submitting acceptable proof of educational requirements, please click here or speak to someone in our office before the cut-off date listed in this notice. General Qualifications Criminal History and Background Checks: The County may access criminal history information on candidates who have accepted a conditional offer of appointment for this class consistent with the provisions of Board of Supervisors Resolution No. 82-602, Personnel Policies and Procedures B-5, and applicable federal and state laws. The County shall not consider for employment any candidate who has been convicted of a felony or misdemeanor that relates to or impacts the candidate's ability to perform the job duties of this class unless it is determined that mitigating circumstances exist. For purposes of accessing criminal history information, the candidate will be fingerprinted. A subsequent arrest notification may be obtained. The County may also conduct a background check on the candidate prior to appointment to a position within this class. The background check may include personal and professional reference checks, credit history checks where authorized by Labor Code section 1024.5, Social Security Number verification, professional license/registration verification, military service information and driving history. Information obtained in the course of this background check will be considered by the appointing authority in the selection process. In obtaining such information, the County will comply with applicable consent and disclosure practices in the Fair Credit Reporting Act and the California Investigative Consumer Reporting Agencies Act. License Requirement: A valid California Driver License, Class C, is required at the time of appointment. Failure to obtain or maintain the appropriate California Driver License may constitute cause for personnel action in accordance with Civil Service Rules or applicable bargaining agreement. Individuals who do not meet this requirement due to disability will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Certificate Requirement: A valid Basic First Aid certificate from the American Red Cross or another agency that meets OSHA guidelines is required within 90 days of appointment. Failure to obtain or maintain the appropriate certificate may constitute cause for personnel action in accordance with Civil Service Rules and applicable bargaining agreement. Child and Elder Abuse Reporting: Persons selected for employment must, as a condition of employment, sign a statement agreeing to comply with Section 11166 of the California Penal Code and Section 15630 of the Welfare and Institutions Code relating to child and elder abuse reporting. Physical Requirements: While most work will be sedentary at a desk, some incumbents may be required to: Sit for extended periods while driving. Walk and/or stand for extended periods of time. Climb in and out of vehicles and flights of stairs to reach residence. Bend, stoop, kneel, squat, and reach at or above shoulder height. Lift, carry, push and pull items weighing up to 40 pounds. Lift infants and toddlers weighing up to 40 pounds. Have sufficient sense of smell, vision, touch and hearing to assess physical condition of client and home environment. Have sufficient vision in order to read small print (e.g. size 10 font). Individuals who do not meet these requirements due to disability will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Working Conditions: While most work will be in an office setting, some incumbents may be required to: Work in loud or noisy areas. Be exposed to persons exhibiting signs of distress, hostility, anxiety, frustration or irritation, substance dependent or mentally ill persons and/or confrontational interpersonal situations. Work in dangerous, high crime areas of the community. Work outside and drive in all types of climatic conditions including inclement, very hot and/or cold weather. Work during non-routine hours, standby and/or callback. Work in and around substandard living areas with exposure to a variety of communicable diseases, rashes, human fluids and waste (i.e. blood, sputum, urine). Probationary Period The probationary period for this classification is six (6) months Application and Testing Information APPLICATION Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. All applicants must complete and submit an online County of Sacramento employment application by 5:00 PM on the posted cut-off date. Click here to apply. County of Sacramento Department of Personnel Services Employment Services Division 700 H Street, Room 4667 Sacramento, CA 95814 Phone (916) 874-5593; 7-1-1 California Relay Service Email EmployOffice@Saccounty.net Inter-Office Mail Code: 09-4667 www.SacCountyJobs.net Employment applications and all documentation requested in this announcement must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Your application should highlight all relevant education, training, and experience, and clearly indicate how you meet the minimum qualifications for the position as of the cut-off date. Application information must be current, concise and related to the requirements in this job announcement. You may only apply for this recruitment once. Duplicate and incomplete applications will be disqualified. A resume may be included with your application, however it will not substitute for the information requested on the application. SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE Applicants are required to provide a full and complete response to each supplemental question. The Supplemental Questionnaire is located in the tab marked "Supplemental Questions". Please be descriptive in your response. Note: Responses of "See Resume" or "See Application", or copy and paste of work experience are not qualifying responses and will not be considered. Supplemental Questionnaires must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. The supplemental questions are designed to elicit specific information regarding a candidate's experience, education, and training. Responses should be consistent with the information on your application and are subject to verification. Please provide place of employment, pertinent dates, and concise, descriptive and detailed information for each question. If a job included responsibilities applicable to several questions, separate the different functions of the job to answer all the questions completely. Resumes or referral to the application or other questionnaire responses will not be accepted in lieu of completing each question. If you have no experience, write "no experience" for the appropriate question. For many individuals, it is more efficient to develop responses to the supplemental questions in a word processing document and then paste them into the final document to be submitted. Changes or corrections to your Supplemental Questionnaire cannot be made once your application packet has been submitted. If the Supplemental Questionnaire is used in the Formula Rate exam, failure to complete all of the questions or incomplete responses will result in a lower score. While scoring the Supplemental Questionnaire, the candidate's application and/or attachments will not be reviewed , therefore, a candidate's responses to the questions should be accurate, thorough, detailed, and complete. FORMULA RATE EXAMINATION (Weighted 100%) All candidates meeting the minimum qualifications by the cut-off date will have their Supplemental Questionnaire scored in the Formula Rate Examination. This examination will evaluate the relevance, level, recency, progression and quality of candidate's education, training and experience. The candidate's application or other materials will not be included in this examination. Therefore, the candidate's responses to the supplemental questionnaire should be thorough, detailed and complete. The score from the Formula Rate Examination will determine the ranking on the eligible/employment list for this job. All candidates competing in the testing process will receive written notice of their examination results by email. Notices can also be accessed in their governmentjobs.com inbox. Applicants achieving a passing score will be placed on the eligible list in rank order. The rank is determined by the test score attained from the examination. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Click here for Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) For information regarding County jobs: www.saccountyjobs.net Closing Date/Time: 2/9/2023 5:00 PM Pacific
Sacramento County, CA Sacramento, CA, United States
Jan 19, 2023
The Position This is a continuous filing exam. Next filing cut-offs are at 5:00 pm on: 1/25/23, 2/8/23, 2/22/23 (final) Senior Psychiatric Nurse performs professional nursing duties in the care of mentally ill and emotionally disturbed patients; advises and collaborates with other staff and interdisciplinary health treatment teams in diagnosis and treatment planning for such patients; and, assists and participates in various administrative and mental health program activities. Examples of Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge of • Principles and techniques of establishing and assuring standards for quality of patient care • Principles and techniques of training, including needs assessment, employee development methods, and training evaluation methods • Methods and procedures used to organize, assign, and review the work of employees • Professional nursing principles, procedures and techniques used in the care and treatment of psychiatric patients • Social, psychological, and physical factors of mental and emotional disorders • Medical and psychiatric terminology • Medications, including narcotics, and their effects upon psychiatric patients • Control procedures, preparation and administration of medication • State of California laws and regulations on nursing practices • Laws and regulations pertaining to psychiatric nursing and treatment of the mentally ill • Theories, principles, and techniques of group and individual psychotherapy • Procedures and organization of mental health treatment facilities and multi-disciplinary treatment teams • Symptoms and behavior patterns of emotionally disturbed and mentally ill patients • Standard professional methods of physically restraining psychiatric patients • Medical and social community resources available to patients • First aid Ability to • Distribute, direct, and review the work of subordinates according to supervisor's instructions • Ensure staff compliance with quality assurance standards • Participate in, plan, and carry out training and in-service education • Instruct other staff in specific tasks and job techniques • Develop and implement job procedures for nursing staff in accordance with management goals, policies and procedures • Participate in and recommend employee selections, promotions, status changes and other personnel actions • Follow established rules in resolving informal complaints of employees • Apply professional psychiatric nursing care principles and practices in the evaluation and treatment of psychiatric patients • Communicate with and gain the cooperation of patients • Keep accurate written charts and records of patient activities and progress • Use professional judgment to determine, direct, and apply appropriate intervention techniques with patients in crisis • Work cooperatively with other mental health treatment practitioners to provide an integrated treatment plan • Conduct interviews of patients to evaluate their condition and determine the circumstances causing them to seek or require mental health treatment services • Conduct and assist in formal and informal individual and group counseling • Assist in and physically subdue resisting patients with a minimum of force necessary to effect a restraint • Communicate effectively, orally and in writing, with patients, their families, facility and clinic personnel, and others • Maintain patient confidentiality Employment Qualifications Minimum Qualifications Either : One (1) year experience in the class of, and performing the full scope of work of, a Psychiatric Nurse in Sacramento County service. Or : Two (2) years of experience as a registered nurse performing psychiatric nursing and/or mental health counseling in an acute care or out-patient setting. A Master's degree from an accredited college or university in Psychiatric Nursing or a related mental health field may be substituted for one year of this experience. Note: Experience requirements are stated as full-time work; to convert part-time to full-time equivalency: 173.6 hours = 21.7 days = 1 work month. Psychiatric health facilities such as the County's Mental Health Center, are licensed and regulated by the California State Department of Mental Health Services. Such regulations include staffing and personnel standards which may apply to these classes and may supersede the above minimum qualifications. Note: If the minimum qualifications include an educational or certificate/license requirement, applicants must submit proof of requirements with the application. Failure to submit proof of requirements may result in disqualification from the examination. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable. For guidelines on submitting acceptable proof of educational requirements, please click here or speak to someone in our office before the cut-off date listed in this notice. License and Certificate Requirements • All persons appointed must possess and maintain a current Registered Nurse license issued by the State of California. Failure to maintain such license may be cause for disciplinary action in accordance with Civil Service Commission Rules. • All persons appointed will be required to have, or obtain, and maintain a valid CPR certificate. Note : Individuals who do not meet these requirements due to a physical disability will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Special Requirements The County may access criminal history information on all candidates who have accepted a conditional offer of appointment for the above job class consistent with the provisions of the Board of Supervisors Resolution No. 82-602, Personnel Policies and Procedure B-5 and applicable federal and state law. The County shall not consider for employment any candidate who has been convicted of a felony or misdemeanor that relates to or impacts the candidate's ability to perform the job duties of this class unless it is determined that mitigating circumstances exist. For purposes of accessing criminal history information, the candidate will be fingerprinted. A subsequent arrest notification may be obtained. The County may also conduct a background check on the candidate prior to appointment to a position within this class. The background check may include personal and professional reference checks, credit history check, Social Security Number verification, professional license/registration verification, military service information and driving history. Information obtained in the course of this background check will be considered by the appointing authority in the selection process. In obtaining such information, the County will comply with applicable consent and disclosure practices in the Fair Credit Reporting Act and the California Investigative Consumer Reporting Agencies Act. Other Requirements • All persons appointed must be physically able to restrain and assist in restraining patients. • Persons appointed may be required to work evenings, nights, weekends and holidays. • Psychiatric health facilities such as the County's Mental Health Treatment Center are licensed and regulated by the California State Department of Mental Health Services; such regulations include staffing and personnel standards which may apply to the class and may supersede the above minimum qualifications. Child and Elder Abuse Reporting Persons selected for employment must, as a condition of employment, sign a statement agreeing to comply with Section 11166 and 11160 of the California Penal Code relating to child and elder abuse reporting. Probationary Period The probationary period for this classification is six (6) months. Application and Testing Information APPLICATION Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. All applicants must complete and submit an online County of Sacramento employment application by 5:00 PM on the posted cut-off date. Click here to apply. County of Sacramento Department of Personnel Services Employment Services Division 700 H Street, Room 4667 Sacramento, CA 95814 Phone (916) 874-5593; 7-1-1 California Relay Service Email EmployOffice@Saccounty.net Inter-Office Mail Code: 09-4667 www.SacCountyJobs.net Employment applications and all documentation requested in this announcement must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Your application should highlight all relevant education, training, and experience, and clearly indicate how you meet the minimum qualifications for the position as of the cut-off date. Application information must be current, concise and related to the requirements in this job announcement. You may only apply for this recruitment once. Duplicate and incomplete applications will be disqualified. A resume may be included with your application, however it will not substitute for the information requested on the application. SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE Applicants are required to provide a full and complete response to each supplemental question. The Supplemental Questionnaire is located in the tab marked "Supplemental Questions". Please be descriptive in your response. Note: Responses of "See Resume" or "See Application", or copy and paste of work experience are not qualifying responses and will not be considered. Supplemental Questionnaires must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. The supplemental questions are designed to elicit specific information regarding a candidate's experience, education, and training. Responses should be consistent with the information on your application and are subject to verification. Please provide place of employment, pertinent dates, and concise, descriptive and detailed information for each question. If a job included responsibilities applicable to several questions, separate the different functions of the job to answer all the questions completely. Resumes or referral to the application or other questionnaire responses will not be accepted in lieu of completing each question. If you have no experience, write "no experience" for the appropriate question. For many individuals, it is more efficient to develop responses to the supplemental questions in a word processing document and then paste them into the final document to be submitted. Changes or corrections to your Supplemental Questionnaire cannot be made once your application packet has been submitted. If the Supplemental Questionnaire is used in the Formula Rate exam, failure to complete all of the questions or incomplete responses will result in a lower score. While scoring the Supplemental Questionnaire, the candidate's application and/or attachments will not be reviewed , therefore, a candidate's responses to the questions should be accurate, thorough, detailed, and complete. FORMULA RATE EXAMINATION (Weighted 100%) All candidates meeting the minimum qualifications by the cut-off date will have their Supplemental Questionnaire scored in the Formula Rate Examination. This examination will evaluate the relevance, level, recency, progression and quality of candidate's education, training and experience. The candidate's application or other materials will not be included in this examination. Therefore, the candidate's responses to the supplemental questionnaire should be thorough, detailed and complete. The score from the Formula Rate Examination will determine the ranking on the eligible/employment list for this job. All candidates competing in the testing process will receive written notice of their examination results by email. Notices can also be accessed in their governmentjobs.com inbox. Applicants achieving a passing score will be placed on the eligible list in rank order. The rank is determined by the test score attained from the examination. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Click here for Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) For information regarding County jobs: www.saccountyjobs.net Closing Date/Time: 2/22/2023 5:00 PM Pacific
Sacramento County, CA Sacramento, CA, United States
Jan 19, 2023
The Position There is an additional 3.35% Management Differential which is added to the posted salary for this class. This is a limited continuous filing exam. Next filing cut-offs are at 5:00 pm on: 02/01/23, 02/22/23 and 03/22/23 (final) Under general direction, incumbents are responsible for the day-to-day management of the people and budget and the operational integration and coordination of environmental programs, components, and/or service areas that are highly sensitive and complex in nature. Staff oversight is usually delegated through supervisors and/or advanced practitioners and typically involves planning, organizing, executing, controlling and evaluating the final products and services. Incumbents function in a liaison capacity and coordinate program activities, products and services with other governmental agencies, county departments, and the private sector. The current recruitment includes, but is not limited to, the following position: Environmental Program Manager I Recruitment Brochure Working Title: Senior Legislative & Regulatory Affairs Analyst This eligible list will be used to fill other vacancies as they become available. Examples of Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge of Laws, codes, regulations, and policies affecting the programs, services, and operations of the department Principles of environmental ecology Principles of environmental compliance assurance Effects of waste material on water quality and land quality and the interactions of waste with the environment Environmental practices with special reference to their general effect on human health and the quality of the environment Principles of chemistry and chemical reactions Statistical methods and analysis Principles and practices of scientific and technical problem solving Principles and methods of program development, project management, and program/project analysis and evaluation Principles of public administration and public sector budget development and administration Principles, practices and techniques of staff management, supervision, mentoring, training, performance evaluations, discipline, employer-employee relations and conflict resolution Sacramento County Personnel Policies and Procedures Team dynamics and team building Ability to Plan, organize, administer, and evaluate the operations and services of a division, program, or unit within the department Develop and administer a division or program budget; work with subordinate managers or supervisors in program budget development and administration Establish, monitor and control projects and schedules to meet goals and objectives Manage, supervise, train, and coach managers and senior level scientific and professional staff Maintain responsibility for staff evaluations; oversee and direct staff development and employee training; and respond to and adjust grievances Manage, direct, and organize the collection of environmental data and information Recognize problems, analyze and evaluate complex environmental data; develop recommendations or solutions and take appropriate actions Review and interpret impact of legislative changes Manage the development and presentation of scientific studies and reports Develop innovative solutions for difficult and complex environmental management problems Establish and maintain cooperative working relationships Effectively represent the department in contacts and relationships with the public, local business community and other government agencies and media Employment Qualifications Minimum Qualifications Either: 1. Graduation from an accredited college or university with major in health science, public health, natural science, physical science, environmental science, or a related field. -and- Two years of supervisory experience at a level equivalent to the Environmental Specialist IV class within Sacramento County service. Or: 2. Possession of split off rights as granted by the Civil Service Commission and Board of Supervisors via SRA #90-85. Note: Possession of a Master's Degree from an accredited college or university in health science, public health, natural science, business or public administration, physical science, environmental science, or a related field may substitute for one year of the required experience. Note: If the word "experience" is referenced in the minimum qualifications, it means full-time paid experience unless the minimum qualification states that volunteer experience is acceptable. Part-time paid experience may be accumulated and pro-rated to meet the total experience requirements. Note: If the minimum qualifications include an educational or certificate/license requirement, applicants must submit proof of requirements with the application. Failure to submit proof of requirements may result in disqualification from the examination. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable. For guidelines on submitting acceptable proof of educational requirements, please click here or speak to someone in our office before the cut-off date listed in this notice. Special Requirements Physical Requirements: Sit for extended periods; frequently stand and walk; normal manual dexterity and eye-hand coordination; corrected hearing and vision to normal range; verbal communication; use of office equipment including computers, keyboards, telephones, calculators, and copiers. Work Schedule and Conditions: Incumbents are subject to work in adverse weather conditions, emergency situations, and perform duties during other than normal working hours, as necessary. General License Requirements: All classes in this series require possession of, or ability to obtain a valid California Driver's License, Class C or higher, before the date of appointment. Failure to obtain and maintain this license constitutes cause for suspension or termination from the class in accordance with Civil Service Rules. Professional Certification/ Registration Requirements: Failure to obtain and maintain required certification/registration constitutes cause for suspension or termination from the class in accordance with Civil Service Rules. Some positions may require possession of valid certification as a Registered Environmental Health Specialist, issued by the State of California. Some positions may require possession of valid certifications, as deemed necessary by legislative mandate or appropriate regulatory authority in the State of California. Probationary Period The probationary period for this classification is six (6) months. Application and Testing Information APPLICATION Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. All applicants must complete and submit an online County of Sacramento employment application by 5:00 PM on the posted cut-off date. Click here to apply. County of Sacramento Department of Personnel Services Employment Services Division 700 H Street, Room 4667 Sacramento, CA 95814 Phone (916) 874-5593; 7-1-1 California Relay Service Email EmployOffice@Saccounty.net Inter-Office Mail Code: 09-4667 www.SacCountyJobs.net Employment applications and all documentation requested in this announcement must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Your application should highlight all relevant education, training, and experience, and clearly indicate how you meet the minimum qualifications for the position as of the cut-off date. Application information must be current, concise and related to the requirements in this job announcement. You may only apply for this recruitment once. Duplicate and incomplete applications will be disqualified. A resume may be included with your application, however it will not substitute for the information requested on the application. SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE Applicants are required to provide a full and complete response to each supplemental question. The Supplemental Questionnaire is located in the tab marked "Supplemental Questions". Please be descriptive in your response. Note: Responses of "See Resume" or "See Application", or copy and paste of work experience are not qualifying responses and will not be considered. Supplemental Questionnaires must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. The supplemental questions are designed to elicit specific information regarding a candidate's experience, education, and training. Responses should be consistent with the information on your application and are subject to verification. Please provide place of employment, pertinent dates, and concise, descriptive and detailed information for each question. If a job included responsibilities applicable to several questions, separate the different functions of the job to answer all the questions completely. Resumes or referral to the application or other questionnaire responses will not be accepted in lieu of completing each question. If you have no experience, write "no experience" for the appropriate question. For many individuals, it is more efficient to develop responses to the supplemental questions in a word processing document and then paste them into the final document to be submitted. Changes or corrections to your Supplemental Questionnaire cannot be made once your application packet has been submitted. If the Supplemental Questionnaire is used in the Formula Rate exam, failure to complete all of the questions or incomplete responses will result in a lower score. While scoring the Supplemental Questionnaire, the candidate's application and/or attachments will not be reviewed , therefore, a candidate's responses to the questions should be accurate, thorough, detailed, and complete. FORMULA RATE EXAMINATION (Weighted 100%) All candidates meeting the minimum qualifications by the cut-off date will have their Supplemental Questionnaire scored in the Formula Rate Examination. This examination will evaluate the relevance, level, recency, progression and quality of candidate's education, training and experience. The candidate's application or other materials will not be included in this examination. Therefore, the candidate's responses to the supplemental questionnaire should be thorough, detailed and complete. The score from the Formula Rate Examination will determine the ranking on the eligible/employment list for this job. All candidates competing in the testing process will receive written notice of their examination results by email. Notices can also be accessed in their governmentjobs.com inbox. Applicants achieving a passing score will be placed on the eligible list in rank order. The rank is determined by the test score attained from the examination. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Click here for Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) For information regarding County jobs: www.saccountyjobs.net Closing Date/Time: 3/22/2023 5:00 PM Pacific
Sacramento County, CA Sacramento, CA, United States
Jan 14, 2023
The Position This is a continuous filing exam. Next filing cut-offs are at 5:00 pm on: 01/27/23 & 02/03/23 (final) Under general supervision, positions in this class perform a variety of advanced-journey level, lead worker and/or project coordinator duties in the operation of a wastewater treatment plant and related facilities and in the maintenance and repair of equipment and systems involved in wastewater treatment and associated processes to ensure optimum performance and compliance with State and Federal regulations . Senior Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator is the advanced-journey level class. On a regular and recurring basis, incumbents in this class perform the most complex operational duties, serve as a lead worker over three or more workers performing operational, maintenance and repair duties, and/or coordinate projects requiring advanced-journey level skills. Examples of Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge of Advanced principles of various wastewater, water reclamation, and related treatment processes in order to analyze the more difficult problems and perform the more complex start-up of systems such as the warm start up in the cryogenic plant Methods, tools, materials and equipment used in the inspection, troubleshooting, maintenance, repair, and operation of mechanical equipment and the interrelationship of equipment and systems Processes and corrective actions to respond to emergency and special operating conditions Standard procedures for evaluating results for each process Pertinent Federal and State lawsregulations pertaining to wastewater treatment including a knowledge of what constitutes a violation, reporting requirements, etc. A variety of computer software applications to include word processing, spreadsheet, and database programs, maintenance management information systems, and process control systems Mathematics, chemistry, physics, hydraulics, cryogenics, biology, and electrical/electronics circuitry Safety regulations, practices and procedures First aid and CPR Wastewater sampling and testing procedures Ability to Inspect, troubleshoot, operate and maintain all process areas of the wastewater treatment plant Provide lead direction Train and mentor personnel Perform inspection, troubleshooting, maintenance, and repair of mechanical equipment and systems involved in wastewater treatment and associated equipment and systems Operate a wastewater treatment plant using a centralized computer system recognizing abnormal equipment or system conditions and understanding how actions in one plant process impacts one or more other plant processes Perform and evaluate plant control tests Handle contact with external customers, agencies or the public with tact and judgment Prepare reports, procedures, training documents, etc. Use a variety of hand, precision and power tools Drive a variety of mobile equipment such as forklifts, lifts, cranes, vacuum trucks and mudcats on paved and on uneven terrain such as hills, slopes, rocky, or wet ground Read, interpret and utilize plant diagrams, manufacturer's specifications, operations manuals, piping schematics, etc. Use computer equipment and related peripheral equipment to enter, maintain, and extract information, develop forms, do research through queries, etc. Use communications equipment such as radios, phones, intercom and alarm systems Understand and follow oral and written instructions Work effectively in a team environment Perform laboratory tests Provide first aid and CPR and pass the first aid and CPR portions of the Chlorine Sulfur-Dioxide Emergency Response Team training Read, write and speak English at a level necessary for satisfactory job performance Employment Qualifications Minimum Qualifications Possession of a valid Wastewater Treatment Operator Grade II Certificate or higher from the California State Water Resources Control Board. Note: If the minimum qualifications include an educational or certificate/license requirement, applicants must submit proof of requirements with the application. Failure to submit proof of requirements may result in disqualification from the examination. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable. For guidelines on submitting acceptable proof of educational requirements, please click here or speak to someone in our office before the cut-off date listed in this notice. General Qualifications Shift, Weekend, and Holiday Work: The Wastewater Treatment Plant is a 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, operation. All employees in this class will be subject to working shifts, weekends, holidays, overtime, and standby. Licenses : Note: Failure to maintain the appropriate licenses as described below constitutes cause for termination from the class in accordance with Civil Service Rules or applicable bargaining unit agreement. A valid California Driver's License, Class C or higher, is required prior to date of appointment. Individuals who are unable to maintain a valid Class C California Driver's License due to physical disability will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. A valid Class A, California Driver's License and/or a Hazardous Materials Endorsement issued by the Department of Motor Vehicles may be required for some positions. Certificates: Note: Failure to obtain and maintain the appropriate certificates as described below constitutes cause for termination from the class in accordance with Civil Service Rules or applicable bargaining unit agreement. Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator III Certificate from the California State Water Resources Control Board: An applicant selected for a position in this class, if he/she does not already have a Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator III Certificate from the California State Water Resources Control Board at the time of appointment to this class, must obtain the Grade III Certificate within three years of appointment to this class. California Water Environment Association (CWEA) Certificate: Employees who are hired or promoted into this class after the effective date of the establishment of this class must obtain a CWEA Level I Maintenance Certificate within four years of appointment. Physical Requirements: Individuals who are unable to pass the following physical requirements due to physical disability will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Perform heavy manual labor Perform tasks requiring manual dexterity Work for extended periods of time in a bent, stooped, kneeling, or prone position Bend, squat, reach, and crawl to read gauges, locate leaks, remove debris, etc. While carrying equipment which may weigh up to 50 pounds, climb and work on ladders (extension and A-frame) and step ladders with a total weight that does not exceed the weight capacity of the ladder or the highest rated capacity of the harnesses and lanyards used for fall protection. Lift, pull and carry equipment and material weighing up to 50 pounds without assistance; lift heavier items with assistance Pass the Chlorine Sulfur-Dioxide Response Team physical to include the wearing of a chemical protection suit Wear respiratory protection Enter and exit through restricted entrances of 24 inches in diameter Demonstrate color vision sufficient to distinguish the colors on a computer screen that indicate equipment status and conditions Have normal sense of smell and normal or corrected vision and hearing to observe process and equipment functions for normal and abnormal occurrences Have normal sense of touch to detect abnormalities in temperature, flow, and vibration Work on levee banks and other areas with unsteady footing Work in a sitting position for extended periods of time Working Conditions: Work outside in all types of climatic conditions including inclement or very hot weather Work around dust, dirt, noise, and odors Work in close and/or tight spaces which may be extremely hot and/or humid Work in or around channels, tanks and sumps that contain treated and partially treated wastewater Work with hazardous materials such as fuel, oil, chemicals and wastewater Work with and/or around high pressure water, pressurized chemical systems, airborne contaminants, etc. Work alone for extended periods of time Work in areas of low illumination Work at heights six feet and more above the ground on equipment and structures Probationary Period The probationary period for this classification is six (6) months. Application and Testing Information APPLICATION Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. All applicants must complete and submit an online County of Sacramento employment application by 5:00 PM on the posted cut-off date. Click here to apply. County of Sacramento Department of Personnel Services Employment Services Division 700 H Street, Room 4667 Sacramento, CA 95814 Phone (916) 874-5593; 7-1-1 California Relay Service Email EmployOffice@Saccounty.net Inter-Office Mail Code: 09-4667 www.SacCountyJobs.net Employment applications and all documentation requested in this announcement must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Your application should highlight all relevant education, training, and experience, and clearly indicate how you meet the minimum qualifications for the position as of the cut-off date. Application information must be current, concise and related to the requirements in this job announcement. You may only apply for this recruitment once. Duplicate and incomplete applications will be disqualified. A resume may be included with your application, however it will not substitute for the information requested on the application. SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE Applicants are required to provide a full and complete response to each supplemental question. The Supplemental Questionnaire is located in the tab marked "Supplemental Questions". Please be descriptive in your response. Note: Responses of "See Resume" or "See Application", or copy and paste of work experience are not qualifying responses and will not be considered. Supplemental Questionnaires must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. The supplemental questions are designed to elicit specific information regarding a candidate's experience, education, and training. Responses should be consistent with the information on your application and are subject to verification. Please provide place of employment, pertinent dates, and concise, descriptive and detailed information for each question. If a job included responsibilities applicable to several questions, separate the different functions of the job to answer all the questions completely. Resumes or referral to the application or other questionnaire responses will not be accepted in lieu of completing each question. If you have no experience, write "no experience" for the appropriate question. For many individuals, it is more efficient to develop responses to the supplemental questions in a word processing document and then paste them into the final document to be submitted. Changes or corrections to your Supplemental Questionnaire cannot be made once your application packet has been submitted. If the Supplemental Questionnaire is used in the Formula Rate exam, failure to complete all of the questions or incomplete responses will result in a lower score. While scoring the Supplemental Questionnaire, the candidate's application and/or attachments will not be reviewed , therefore, a candidate's responses to the questions should be accurate, thorough, detailed, and complete. FORMULA RATE EXAMINATION (Weighted 100%) All candidates meeting the minimum qualifications by the cut-off date will have their Supplemental Questionnaire scored in the Formula Rate Examination. This examination will evaluate the relevance, level, recency, progression and quality of candidate's education, training and experience. The candidate's application or other materials will not be included in this examination. Therefore, the candidate's responses to the supplemental questionnaire should be thorough, detailed and complete. The score from the Formula Rate Examination will determine the ranking on the eligible/employment list for this job. All candidates competing in the testing process will receive written notice of their examination results by email. Notices can also be accessed in their governmentjobs.com inbox. Applicants achieving a passing score will be placed on the eligible list in rank order. The rank is determined by the test score attained from the examination. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Click here for Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) For information regarding County jobs: www.saccountyjobs.net Closing Date/Time: 2/3/2023 5:00 PM Pacific
Sacramento County, CA Sacramento, CA, United States
Jan 12, 2023
The Position This is a limited continuous filing exam. Next filing cut-offs are at 5:00 pm on: 1/25/23, 2/22/23 (final) This is the journey level class within the job series of Sanitation District Planner/Scheduler and is responsible for job planning and/or resource scheduling of approved work orders relating to underground, mechanical, electrical, civil, architectural, and/or control systems work. Under direct to general supervision, positions in this class research, plan, and coordinate a variety of resources for the safe and successful completion of approved wastewater systems' maintenance activities and projects; to assist with and schedule the appropriate acquisition, delivery, and application of necessary resources within approved timeframes; and to monitor the efficiencies and effectiveness of resource allocations and utilization during the course of designated work projects. Examples of Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge of: Methods, tools, materials, and equipment used in the maintenance, repair, and construction of underground pipelines, lift stations, electrical, pneumatic, and/or hydraulic pumps, and/or various wastewater treatment plant systems including complex mechanical, instrumentation/control and electrical systems Safety precautions and practices necessary in working with hand and power tools, equipment, and vehicles Operations and maintenance procedures of wastewater collection and/or treatment operations and related systems Procurement policies, practices, and procedures to include appropriate bidding processes for public agencies Resource allocation and utilization techniques to include staff planning, scheduling, and training practices in order to efficiently coordinate the use of staff resources Applicable federal, state and local regulations, laws, and guidelines related to wastewater collection and/or treatment plant systems and operations Principles and practices of coordinating, monitoring, and inspecting the work of contractors involved in the maintenance, repair and installation of single pieces of equipment Designated specialized computer software program utilized for tracking, data collection and analysis, planning and scheduling Standard computer operations and software utilized for tracking, documentation, and scheduling purposes Ability to: Understand, interpret and apply applicable department and district policies, procedures, and operational standards related to wastewater collection and/or treatment systems maintenance and operations Effectively utilize a designated and specialized maintenance tracking, planning and scheduling software system(s) Understand, interpret, and follow both oral and written directions in an effective manner Read, write, and speak English at a level necessary for satisfactory job performance Operate a computer and designated software utilized to record data, prepare reports, and perform a variety of research and information collection Understand and interpret designated computer maintenance program printouts and input to determine the most appropriate and cost effective course of action Read, understand and interpret blueprints, schematics, technical instructions, specifications, and geographic printouts and maps in an effective manner Understand and interpret a variety of technical and specialized information as supplied by equipment manufacturers, engineers, and consultants Communicate clearly, concisely and courteously with co-workers, other employees, vendors, and the general public in both oral and written forms Work with diverse individuals and groups in a tactful and positive manner to accomplish mutually agreed to goals and objectives Perform mathematical calculations to include addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division in an accurate manner Perform assigned duties in a safe and effective manner for self and others Establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the performance of required duties Design effective and cost efficient job plans, analyze and determine the appropriate resources to be utilized, coordinate appropriate resources for safe and effective completion of work orders Employment Qualifications Minimum Qualifications: Either: 1. One year of experience employed by the County of Sacramento in the class of Planner Scheduler I or performing supervisory duties over maintenance and operations, engineering, or engineering technician work performing duties related to the repair, maintenance, inspection, cleaning, construction, and/or operation of the underground pipeline systems and lift stations or wastewater treatment plant systems. Or: 2. Two years of experience employed by the County of Sacramento in the class of Electrician, Sanitation District Maintenance and Operations Senior Technician or Stationary Engineer II or above performing duties related to the repair, maintenance, inspection, cleaning, construction, and/or operation of the underground pipeline systems and lift stations or wastewater treatment plant systems. Or: 3. Three years of experience employed by the County of Sacramento in the class of Senior Engineering Technician, Mechanical Maintenance Technician, Stationary Engineer I, or Underground Construction and Maintenance Specialist or above performing duties related to the repair, maintenance, inspection, cleaning, construction, and/or operation of the underground pipeline systems and lift stations or wastewater treatment plant systems. Or: 4. Three years of experience in an industrial, construction, or governmental setting as a Planner Scheduler. Or: 5. A Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university in Engineering, Business Administration, Construction Management, Project Management, or other field closely related to the intent of the class and either (1) One year of experience in an industrial, construction, or governmental setting as a Planner Scheduler or (2) One year of experience supervising employees performing work related to the repair, maintenance, inspection, cleaning, construction, and/or operation of underground pipeline systems and lift stations or wastewater treatment plant systems. Or: 6. Certification in Project Management that is recognized by the Project Management Institute or other accredited institution and either (1) Two years of experience in an industrial, construction, or governmental setting as a Planner Scheduler or (2) Two years of experience supervising employees performing work related to the repair, maintenance, inspection, cleaning, construction, and/or operation of underground pipeline systems and lift stations or wastewater treatment plant systems. GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS License Requirement: A valid California Driver License, Class C or higher, is required prior to appointment. Failure to obtain or maintain the appropriate California Driver License may constitute cause for personnel action in accordance with Civil Service Rule 11.4 or applicable bargaining agreement. Individuals who do not meet this requirement due to disability will be reviewed on a case by case basis. Physical Requirements: Positions in this class require the incumbent to: Climb, stoop, kneel, crouch, and reach by extending hands and arms in any direction Stand and walk on a consistent and daily basis Lift and/or carry objects weighing an average of 20 lbs. to a maximum of 50 lbs occasionally Push and pull objects weighing an average of 20 lbs to a maximum of 50 lbs. occasionally Note: Individuals who do not meet these physical requirements due to disability will be reviewed on a case by case basis. Working Conditions: While most work will be in an office setting, visits to worksites will require the incumbent to occasionally: Work outside and subject to temperatures rarely under 32 degrees or over 100 degrees Work in a noisy environment Work around moving objects, vehicles, and machinery with moving parts Probationary Period: The probationary period for this classification is Six (6) months. Application and Testing Information Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. All applicants must complete and submit an online County of Sacramento employment application by 5:00 PM on the posted cut-off date. Click here to apply. County of Sacramento Department of Personnel Services Employment Services Division 700 H Street, Room 4667 Sacramento, CA 95814 Phone (916) 874-5593; 7-1-1 California Relay Service Email EmployOffice@Saccounty.net Inter-Office Mail Code: 09-4667 www.SacCountyJobs.net Employment applications and all documentation requested in this announcement must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Your application should highlight all relevant education, training, and experience, and clearly indicate how you meet the minimum qualifications for the position as of the cut-off date. Application information must be current, concise and related to the requirements in this job announcement. You may only apply for this recruitment once. Duplicate and incomplete applications will be disqualified. A resume may be included with your application, however it will not substitute for the information requested on the application. SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE Applicants are required to provide a full and complete response to each supplemental question. The Supplemental Questionnaire is located in the tab marked "Supplemental Questions". Please be descriptive in your response. Note: Responses of "See Resume" or "See Application", or copy and paste of work experience are not qualifying responses and will not be considered. Supplemental Questionnaires must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. The supplemental questions are designed to elicit specific information regarding a candidate's experience, education, and training. Responses should be consistent with the information on your application and are subject to verification. Please provide place of employment, pertinent dates, and concise, descriptive and detailed information for each question. If a job included responsibilities applicable to several questions, separate the different functions of the job to answer all the questions completely. Resumes or referral to the application or other questionnaire responses will not be accepted in lieu of completing each question. If you have no experience, write "no experience" for the appropriate question. For many individuals, it is more efficient to develop responses to the supplemental questions in a word processing document and then paste them into the final document to be submitted. Changes or corrections to your Supplemental Questionnaire cannot be made once your application packet has been submitted. If the Supplemental Questionnaire is used in the Formula Rate exam, failure to complete all of the questions or incomplete responses will result in a lower score. While scoring the Supplemental Questionnaire, the candidate's application and/or attachments will not be reviewed , therefore, a candidate's responses to the questions should be accurate, thorough, detailed, and complete. FORMULA RATE EXAMINATION (Weighted 100%) All candidates meeting the minimum qualifications by the cut-off date will have their Supplemental Questionnaire scored in the Formula Rate Examination. This examination will evaluate the relevance, level, recency, progression and quality of candidate's education, training and experience. The candidate's application or other materials will not be included in this examination. Therefore, the candidate's responses to the supplemental questionnaire should be thorough, detailed and complete. The score from the Formula Rate Examination will determine the ranking on the eligible/employment list for this job. All candidates competing in the testing process will receive written notice of their examination results by email. Notices can also be accessed in their governmentjobs.com inbox. Applicants achieving a passing score will be placed on the eligible list in rank order. The rank is determined by the test score attained from the examination. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Click here for Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) For information regarding County jobs: www.saccountyjobs.net Closing Date/Time: 2/22/2023 5:00 PM Pacific
Sacramento County, CA Sacramento, CA, United States
Jan 12, 2023
The Position Effective June 19, 2022, the Board of Supervisors has approved the following: Cost of living increases in each of the next two fiscal years as follows: 4% in FY 2023-2024, and a CPI Index 2-4% in FY 2024-2025 8% maximum incentive pay for qualifying Automotive Services Excellence (ASE) Certifications $35 bi-weekly Technician Tool Allowance Longevity pay at 2.5% for employees with 10 years of County employment Eligibility to participate in the County's existing Vacation Cash-In policy, which allows cash-in of up to 40 hours annually for eligible employees This is a limited continuous filing exam. Next filing cut-offs are at 5:00 pm on: 1/25/23, 2/8/23, 2/22/23, 3/15/23 (final) Under general supervision, the Senior Equipment Technician leads, plans, schedules, and oversees the work of Equipment Technicians and Fleet Service Workers while performing the same and/or more difficult duties as those being led; ensures completion of tasks in accordance with established policies and procedures; communicates policies, procedures, and job expectations; and provides training to staff. Examples of Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge of Principles and practices of leadership, mentoring, and training Applicable federal, state, and local laws, codes, and regulations Operational characteristics, services, and activities of automotive or heavy equipment repair facilities Methods, materials, tools, and power equipment used in repairing, maintaining, and servicing gasoline, diesel, hybrid, and alternatively fueled vehicles including automotive, medium, and heavy duty trucks, buses, construction equipment, and diesel driven generators Office procedures, methods, and equipment including computers and applicable software applications such as word processing, spreadsheets, databases, and other specialized applications related to area of assignment English usage, spelling, grammar, and punctuation Operation, maintenance, repair, and servicing of gasoline, diesel, hybrid and alternatively fueled vehicles including automotive, medium and heavy duty trucks, buses, and construction equipment, engines, and drivetrains Preventative maintenance standards for gasoline, diesel, hybrid and alternatively fueled vehicles including automotive, medium and heavy duty trucks, buses, and construction equipment and diesel driven generators Hazmat storage and disposal requirements Principles and practices of repair cost estimates for gasoline, diesel, hybrid, and alternatively fueled vehicles including automotive, medium and heavy duty trucks, buses, construction equipment, and diesel driven generators Parts, supplies, and equipment used in the operation, maintenance, and repair of gasoline, diesel, hybrid and alternatively fueled vehicles including automotive, medium and heavy duty trucks and buses, construction equipment, and diesel driven generators Principles and practices related to automotive emission control systems and standards Federal, state, and local air quality compliance standards California State General Safety Orders and Construction Safety Orders relating to equipment maintenance and repair shops Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations Ability to Lead and train Equipment Technicians and Fleet Service Workers Plan, coordinate, organize, schedule, and review the work of others Provide work direction and instruction Research and evaluate work problems, and recommend solutions Develop and maintain cooperative, effective working relationships with others Communicate clearly and concisely, both verbally and in writing Interpret and apply applicable federal, state, and local laws, codes, and regulations Apply customer service skills, including the identification of customer needs and follow up to ensure customer commitments have been met Diagnose and repair technical problems of gasoline, diesel, hybrid and alternatively fueled vehicles including automotive, medium and heavy duty trucks, buses, construction equipment, and diesel driven generators Work independently, prioritize work, and make sound decisions Read and understand automotive and equipment operating manuals and schematics Evaluate vehicle or equipment condition and determine course of action Safely operate gasoline, diesel, hybrid and alternatively fueled vehicles including automotive, medium and heavy duty trucks, buses, construction equipment, and diesel driven generators to ensure proper working order Visually detect conditions that will affect the safe operation of automotive, medium and heavy duty trucks and buses, construction equipment, and diesel driven generators Maintain supplies and parts inventory Perform work using acetylene and arc welding equipment Keep records and prepare shop reports Read and understand parts books and automotive and equipment shop manuals Work safely in and around gasoline, diesel, hybrid and alternatively fueled vehicles including automotive, medium and heavy duty trucks, buses, construction equipment, diesel driven generators, and enforce County safety policies and standards Employment Qualifications Minimum Qualifications Four years of full-time paid experience diagnosing malfunctions, and repairing and maintaining gasoline, diesel, or alternatively powered vehicles such as medium and heavy duty trucks, buses, or construction equipment. Note: Coursework from an accredited college, vocational training school, or military training program in Automotive Technology, Diesel Technology, Heavy Maintenance Equipment Repair, or Construction Equipment Repair, or other area or field closely related to the intent of the class may be substituted for up to two years of the required experience on the basis of 2.5 semester units (3.75 quarter units) are equal to one month of experience. Note: If the word "experience" is referenced in the minimum qualifications, it means full-time paid experience unless the minimum qualification states that volunteer experience is acceptable. Part-time paid experience may be accumulated and pro-rated to meet the total experience requirements. Note: If the minimum qualifications include an educational or certificate/license requirement, applicants must submit proof of requirements with the application. Failure to submit proof of requirements may result in disqualification from the examination. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable. For guidelines on submitting acceptable proof of educational requirements, please click here or speak to someone in our office before the cut-off date listed in this notice. General Qualifications Criminal History and Background Checks: The County may access criminal history information on candidates who have accepted a conditional offer of appointment for this class consistent with the provisions of Board of Supervisors Resolution No. 82-602, Personnel Policies, and applicable federal and state laws. The County shall not consider for employment any candidate who has been convicted of a felony or misdemeanor that relates to or impacts the candidate's ability to perform the job duties of this class unless it is determined that mitigating circumstances exist. For purposes of accessing criminal history information, the candidate will be fingerprinted. A subsequent arrest notification may be obtained. The County may also conduct a background check on the candidate prior to appointment to a position within this class. The background check may include personal and professional reference checks, credit history checks where authorized by Labor Code section 1024.5, Social Security Number verification, professional license/registration verification, military service information and driving history. Information obtained in the course of this background check will be considered by the appointing authority in the selection process. In obtaining such information, the County will comply with applicable consent and disclosure practices in the Fair Credit Reporting Act and the California Investigative Consumer Reporting Agencies Act. Special Access: Incumbents assigned to the Airport must acquire and maintain an airport security badge allowing access to secure County airport locations. License Requirement: A valid California Driver License, Class C or higher, shall be required at the time of appointment. Failure to obtain or maintain the appropriate California Driver License may constitute cause for personnel action in accordance with Civil Service Rules or applicable bargaining agreement. Individuals who do not meet this requirement due to disability will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Some positions in this class may be required to obtain a Class A or B California Driver License, and/or Hazardous Materials, Tank Vehicle, and/or Passenger Endorsements issued by the Department of Motor Vehicles within six months of appointment. Failure to obtain or maintain the appropriate California Driver License or endorsement(s) may constitute cause for personnel action in accordance with Civil Service Rules or applicable bargaining agreement. Tool Requirement: Employees in this class are responsible for providing their own basic set of journey level repair tools. Physical Requirements: Positions in this class require the incumbent to be able to: Have sufficient sense of smell, vision, touch, and hearing to observe equipment functions for normal and abnormal occurrences and the condition of shop facilities. Work in cramped areas and in awkward body positions. Bend, stoop, squat, kneel, crouch, and reach above the shoulder. Walk on uneven surfaces; walk up and down stairs. Climb ladders to access large pieces of equipment. Work while wearing approved personal protective equipment as required. Lift, carry, and transport objects weighing up to 100 pounds with or without assistance. Distinguish one color from another in order to trace electrical wiring by color coding. Read gauges and meters. Grasp, manipulate or assemble objects of varying shapes and size with precision and coordination. Individuals who do not meet these requirements due to disability will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Working Conditions: Positions in this class require the incumbent to: Work outside in all types of climatic conditions including inclement or very hot and/or cold weather. Be exposed to a typical automotive/heavy equipment repair environment including but not limited to automobile and diesel exhaust fumes, chemicals, hazardous waste, solvents, asbestos, acids and caustics, flammable materials, and welding torches. Work around high noise levels. Work in close and/or tight spaces which may be extremely hot and/or humid. Work on equipment at heights six feet and more above the ground. Work day, swing, or graveyard shifts, weekends, holidays, overtime, standby and other non-routine hours. Probationary Period The probationary period for this classification is six (6) months. Application and Testing Information APPLICATION Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. All applicants must complete and submit an online County of Sacramento employment application by 5:00 PM on the posted cut-off date. Click here to apply. County of Sacramento Department of Personnel Services Employment Services Division 700 H Street, Room 4667 Sacramento, CA 95814 Phone (916) 874-5593; 7-1-1 California Relay Service Email EmployOffice@Saccounty.net Inter-Office Mail Code: 09-4667 www.SacCountyJobs.net Employment applications and all documentation requested in this announcement must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Your application should highlight all relevant education, training, and experience, and clearly indicate how you meet the minimum qualifications for the position as of the cut-off date. Application information must be current, concise and related to the requirements in this job announcement. You may only apply for this recruitment once. Duplicate and incomplete applications will be disqualified. A resume may be included with your application, however it will not substitute for the information requested on the application. SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE Applicants are required to provide a full and complete response to each supplemental question. The Supplemental Questionnaire is located in the tab marked "Supplemental Questions". Please be descriptive in your response. Note: Responses of "See Resume" or "See Application", or copy and paste of work experience are not qualifying responses and will not be considered. Supplemental Questionnaires must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. The supplemental questions are designed to elicit specific information regarding a candidate's experience, education, and training. Responses should be consistent with the information on your application and are subject to verification. Please provide place of employment, pertinent dates, and concise, descriptive and detailed information for each question. If a job included responsibilities applicable to several questions, separate the different functions of the job to answer all the questions completely. Resumes or referral to the application or other questionnaire responses will not be accepted in lieu of completing each question. If you have no experience, write "no experience" for the appropriate question. For many individuals, it is more efficient to develop responses to the supplemental questions in a word processing document and then paste them into the final document to be submitted. Changes or corrections to your Supplemental Questionnaire cannot be made once your application packet has been submitted. If the Supplemental Questionnaire is used in the Formula Rate exam, failure to complete all of the questions or incomplete responses will result in a lower score. While scoring the Supplemental Questionnaire, the candidate's application and/or attachments will not be reviewed , therefore, a candidate's responses to the questions should be accurate, thorough, detailed, and complete. FORMULA RATE EXAMINATION (Weighted 100%) All candidates meeting the minimum qualifications by the cut-off date will have their Supplemental Questionnaire scored in the Formula Rate Examination. This examination will evaluate the relevance, level, recency, progression and quality of candidate's education, training and experience. The candidate's application or other materials will not be included in this examination. Therefore, the candidate's responses to the supplemental questionnaire should be thorough, detailed and complete. The score from the Formula Rate Examination will determine the ranking on the eligible/employment list for this job. All candidates competing in the testing process will receive written notice of their examination results by email. Notices can also be accessed in their governmentjobs.com inbox. Applicants achieving a passing score will be placed on the eligible list in rank order. The rank is determined by the test score attained from the examination. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Click here for Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) For information regarding County jobs: www.saccountyjobs.net Closing Date/Time: 3/15/2023 5:00 PM Pacific
Sacramento County, CA Sacramento, CA, United States
Jan 12, 2023
The Position This is a limited continuous filing exam. Next filing cut-offs are at 5:00 pm on: 1/25/23, 2/15/23, 3/22/23 (Final) Under general supervision, a Legal Secretary II performs a wide variety of complex legal clerical work requiring independent judgment and discretion, and is subject to minimal work direction and instruction. Positions allocated to this class frequently provide lead direction to other clerical staff. The range of duties typically involves performing work in multiple, unrelated areas of law and for several attorneys, and/or other staff. Incumbents may be required to use shorthand to perform some work assignments. Examples of Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge of Purpose, format, and processing procedures of a wide variety of legal forms and documents Legal terminology, spelling and usage English grammar, punctuation, spelling and usage with emphasis on composition of both general business and legal correspondence Basic procedures of the court system regarding processing of legal documents and filing deadlines Basic structure of the civil and criminal court system General clerical office practices and procedures Basic organization of a law library Basic references for legal clerical work Ability to Perform difficult, complex legal clerical work with minimal supervision and instruction Independently and efficiently maintain records and files Operate standard office machines and equipment, such as typewriters, word processors, computer terminals, printers, tape recorders, copiers, and multi-line telephones Understand and apply oral and written rules, directions and instructions Provide lead direction to clerical staff Compose complex correspondence and legal documents from brief instructions and by extracting information from a variety of sources Establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers, other agency personnel and the public Communicate clearly and concisely orally and in writing Employment Qualifications Minimum Qualifications EITHER: 1. One year of experience in Sacramento County service in the class of Legal Secretary I. OR: 2. Two years of clerical experience involving the preparation and processing of legal documents for court action such as those described in the Examples of Duties. Education or training from an accredited college, business school, or training school that is directly related to the Knowledge and Abilities specified for this class may be substituted for a maximum of one year of the required experience (30 semester units or 45 quarter units equal one year of experience.) Note: If the word "experience" is referenced in the minimum qualifications, it means full-time paid experience unless the minimum qualification states that volunteer experience is acceptable. Part-time paid experience may be accumulated and pro-rated to meet the total experience requirements. Note: If the minimum qualifications include an educational or certificate/license requirement, applicants must submit proof of requirements with the application. Failure to submit proof of requirements may result in disqualification from the examination. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable. For guidelines on submitting acceptable proof of educational requirements, please click here or speak to someone in our office before the cut-off date listed in this notice. Special Requirements 1. All positions in these classes require the ability to type from clear copy at the rate of 50 net words per minute. 2. Some positions in these classes may require taking oral dictation involving legal terminology. To be eligible for appointment to a "short-hand-required" position, the applicant must have the ability to take oral dictation, using any speedwriting method, at the rate of 100 words per minute and transcribe at the rate of 30 net words per minute. Where the oral dictation skill is required, it is used in performing the typical duties of the class as shown in the "Examples of Duties" above. The Civil Service Commission approved the use of selective certification for this special skill on March 7, 1985. Probationary Period The probationary period for this classification is six (6) months. Application and Testing Information APPLICATION Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. All applicants must complete and submit an online County of Sacramento employment application by 5:00 PM on the posted cut-off date. Click here to apply. County of Sacramento Department of Personnel Services Employment Services Division 700 H Street, Room 4667 Sacramento, CA 95814 Phone (916) 874-5593; 7-1-1 California Relay Service Email EmployOffice@Saccounty.net Inter-Office Mail Code: 09-4667 www.SacCountyJobs.net Employment applications and all documentation requested in this announcement must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Your application should highlight all relevant education, training, and experience, and clearly indicate how you meet the minimum qualifications for the position as of the cut-off date. Application information must be current, concise and related to the requirements in this job announcement. You may only apply for this recruitment once. Duplicate and incomplete applications will be disqualified. A resume may be included with your application, however it will not substitute for the information requested on the application. SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE Applicants are required to provide a full and complete response to each supplemental question. The Supplemental Questionnaire is located in the tab marked "Supplemental Questions". Please be descriptive in your response. Note: Responses of "See Resume" or "See Application", or copy and paste of work experience are not qualifying responses and will not be considered. Supplemental Questionnaires must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. The supplemental questions are designed to elicit specific information regarding a candidate's experience, education, and training. Responses should be consistent with the information on your application and are subject to verification. Please provide place of employment, pertinent dates, and concise, descriptive and detailed information for each question. If a job included responsibilities applicable to several questions, separate the different functions of the job to answer all the questions completely. Resumes or referral to the application or other questionnaire responses will not be accepted in lieu of completing each question. If you have no experience, write "no experience" for the appropriate question. For many individuals, it is more efficient to develop responses to the supplemental questions in a word processing document and then paste them into the final document to be submitted. Changes or corrections to your Supplemental Questionnaire cannot be made once your application packet has been submitted. If the Supplemental Questionnaire is used in the Formula Rate exam, failure to complete all of the questions or incomplete responses will result in a lower score. While scoring the Supplemental Questionnaire, the candidate's application and/or attachments will not be reviewed , therefore, a candidate's responses to the questions should be accurate, thorough, detailed, and complete. FORMULA RATE EXAMINATION (Weighted 100%) All candidates meeting the minimum qualifications by the cut-off date will have their Supplemental Questionnaire scored in the Formula Rate Examination. This examination will evaluate the relevance, level, recency, progression and quality of candidate's education, training and experience. The candidate's application or other materials will not be included in this examination. Therefore, the candidate's responses to the supplemental questionnaire should be thorough, detailed and complete. The score from the Formula Rate Examination will determine the ranking on the eligible/employment list for this job. All candidates competing in the testing process will receive written notice of their examination results by email. Notices can also be accessed in their governmentjobs.com inbox. Applicants achieving a passing score will be placed on the eligible list in rank order. The rank is determined by the test score attained from the examination. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Click here for Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) For information regarding County jobs: www.saccountyjobs.net Closing Date/Time: 3/22/2023 5:00 PM Pacific
Sacramento County, CA Sacramento, CA, United States
Jan 12, 2023
The Position There is an additional 3.35% Management Differential which is added to the posted salary for this class. This is a continuous filing exam. Next filing cut-offs are at 5:00 pm on: 1/25/23, 2/1/23 (final) Under general direction, incumbents in this class plan, direct and manage staff responsible for performing child support tasks involving establishment, collection, and distribution of child support and medical support within the Sacramento County Department of Child Support Services. Examples of Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge Of: Principles and practices of management and organizational theory, including planning, organizational design, business finance, business development, project management, and organizational effectiveness Principles and practices of supervision, discipline, leadership, mentoring, and training Applicable federal, state, and local laws, codes, and regulations Operational characteristics, services, and activities of assigned programs and functions Office procedures, methods, and equipment including computers and applicable software applications such as word processing, spreadsheets, databases, and other specialized applications related to area of assignment Specific procedures, rules, laws, and methodologies pertaining to child support services operations Basic budget preparation and control Techniques of interviewing and investigation to obtain information for child support cases Methods of automated and archival debt collection Resources available to locate individuals Court procedures Techniques of identifying and presenting evidence in court regarding child support cases Services of legal process English grammar, punctuation, spelling, and usage Ability To: Select, supervise, train, and evaluate staff Plan, coordinate, assign, and review the work of subordinate staff Investigate and resolve disciplinary issues Work independently, prioritize work, coordinate activities and meet critical deadlines Develop, monitor and interpret budgets and other financial documents Plan, manage, and complete complex work assignments Develop and maintain cooperative, effective working relationships with others Communicate clearly and concisely, both verbally and in writing Interpret and apply applicable federal, state, and local laws, codes, and regulations Apply customer service skills, including the identification of customer needs and follow up to ensure customer commitments have been met Interpret and summarize a variety of data and information Exercise discretion and maintain confidentiality of information Prepare and analyze financial and statistical data Keep accurate notes and records of activities Read and understand legal codes and cases Gather, assemble, analyze, and evaluate facts and evidence Obtain personal, financial, and other sensitive information through interviews Evaluate situations and people accurately and adopt effective courses of action Testify in court in a direct, clear, and concise manner Employment Qualifications Minimum Qualifications: Either: 1. One year of full-time, paid experience performing duties equivalent to the County of Sacramento class of Child Support Program Planner. Or: 2. Two years of full-time, paid experience in a county child support program including full supervisory responsibilities for one or more work units such as case establishment, case initiation, public services, enforcement, or support services. Or: 3. Two years of full-time, paid supervisory experience in one of the following areas: criminal justice (such as law enforcement, legal office, or court of law), health and human services, or collections. Note: For patterns 2 or 3, a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university may substitute for one year of the required experience. Note: If the word "experience" is referenced in the minimum qualifications, it means full-time paid experience unless the minimum qualification states that volunteer experience is acceptable. Part-time paid experience may be accumulated and pro-rated to meet the total experience requirements. Note: If the minimum qualifications include an educational or certificate/license requirement, applicants must submit proof of requirements with the application. Failure to submit proof of requirements may result in disqualification from the examination. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable. For guidelines on submitting acceptable proof of educational requirements, please click here or speak to someone in our office before the cut-off date listed in this notice. General Qualifications Criminal History and Background Checks: The County may access criminal history information on candidates who have accepted a conditional offer of appointment for this class consistent with the provisions of Board of Supervisors Resolution No. 82-602, Personnel Policies and Procedures B-5, and applicable federal and state laws. The County shall not consider for employment any candidate who has been convicted of a felony or misdemeanor that relates to or impacts the candidate's ability to perform the job duties of this class unless it is determined that mitigating circumstances exist. For purposes of accessing criminal history information, the candidate will be fingerprinted. A subsequent arrest notification may be obtained. The County may also conduct a background check on the candidate prior to appointment to a position within this class. The background check may include personal and professional reference checks, credit history checks where authorized by Labor Code section 1024.5, Social Security Number verification, professional license/registration verification, military service information and driving history. Information obtained in the course of this background check will be considered by the appointing authority in the selection process. In obtaining such information, the County will comply with applicable consent and disclosure practices in the Fair Credit Reporting Act and the California Investigative Consumer Reporting Agencies Act. License Requirement: A valid California Driver License, Class C or higher, may be required at the time of appointment. Failure to obtain or maintain the appropriate California Driver License may constitute cause for personnel action in accordance with Civil Service Rules or applicable bargaining agreement. Individuals who do not meet this requirement due to disability will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Working Conditions : Some positions in this class require the incumbent to: Work outside of normal business hours. Travel within the state for business or training needs. Probationary Period: The probationary period for this classification is t welve (12) months Application and Testing Information APPLICATION Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. All applicants must complete and submit an online County of Sacramento employment application by 5:00 PM on the posted cut-off date. Click here to apply. County of Sacramento Department of Personnel Services Employment Services Division 700 H Street, Room 4667 Sacramento, CA 95814 Phone (916) 874-5593; 7-1-1 California Relay Service Email EmployOffice@Saccounty.net Inter-Office Mail Code: 09-4667 www.SacCountyJobs.net Employment applications and all documentation requested in this announcement must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Your application should highlight all relevant education, training, and experience, and clearly indicate how you meet the minimum qualifications for the position as of the cut-off date. Application information must be current, concise and related to the requirements in this job announcement. You may only apply for this recruitment once. Duplicate and incomplete applications will be disqualified. A resume may be included with your application, however it will not substitute for the information requested on the application. SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE Applicants are required to provide a full and complete response to each supplemental question. The Supplemental Questionnaire is located in the tab marked "Supplemental Questions". Please be descriptive in your response. Note: Responses of "See Resume" or "See Application", or copy and paste of work experience are not qualifying responses and will not be considered. Supplemental Questionnaires must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. The supplemental questions are designed to elicit specific information regarding a candidate's experience, education, and training. Responses should be consistent with the information on your application and are subject to verification. Please provide place of employment, pertinent dates, and concise, descriptive and detailed information for each question. If a job included responsibilities applicable to several questions, separate the different functions of the job to answer all the questions completely. Resumes or referral to the application or other questionnaire responses will not be accepted in lieu of completing each question. If you have no experience, write "no experience" for the appropriate question. For many individuals, it is more efficient to develop responses to the supplemental questions in a word processing document and then paste them into the final document to be submitted. Changes or corrections to your Supplemental Questionnaire cannot be made once your application packet has been submitted. If the Supplemental Questionnaire is used in the Formula Rate exam, failure to complete all of the questions or incomplete responses will result in a lower score. While scoring the Supplemental Questionnaire, the candidate's application and/or attachments will not be reviewed , therefore, a candidate's responses to the questions should be accurate, thorough, detailed, and complete. FORMULA RATE EXAMINATION (Weighted 100%) All candidates meeting the minimum qualifications by the cut-off date will have their Supplemental Questionnaire scored in the Formula Rate Examination. This examination will evaluate the relevance, level, recency, progression and quality of candidate's education, training and experience. The candidate's application or other materials will not be included in this examination. Therefore, the candidate's responses to the supplemental questionnaire should be thorough, detailed and complete. The score from the Formula Rate Examination will determine the ranking on the eligible/employment list for this job. All candidates competing in the testing process will receive written notice of their examination results by email. Notices can also be accessed in their governmentjobs.com inbox. Applicants achieving a passing score will be placed on the eligible list in rank order. The rank is determined by the test score attained from the examination. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Click here for Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) For information regarding County jobs: www.saccountyjobs.net Closing Date/Time: 2/1/2023 5:00 PM Pacific