50 job(s) at Merced County

Merced County, CA Merced, California, United States
May 20, 2019
Full Time
This recruitment is being established to obtain a current eligible list for both full time and Extra-Help vacancies. Extra-Help are not entitled to county benefits and are limited to 25 hours per week. Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Implement patient medical care plans as developed and prescribed within Mental Health Department guidelines and policies. Provide direct care for regular and individual special treatments or procedures. Observe and evaluate patients' signs, symptoms, and reactions to therapy in efforts to identify or interpret significant findings or changes requiring attention or notification of other professional staff. Assists with special treatments, tests, and administering prescribed medications, making constant adjustments commensurate with a patient's condition. Maintain control of drugs and medications. Instruct and interact with patients and/or relatives concerning home care. Initiate appropriate emergency measures, requiring independent judgment to sustain life, as necessary. Assist with evaluating services of an assigned unit or program. Consults with experienced Psychiatric Staff Nurses when patient's problems are not within the scope of practice. Assists with the development of procedures and methods to improve in-patient and/or outpatient services. Minimum Qualifications: LEVEL I Experience: None. Prior nursing experience is desirable. Education: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing. License: Possess and maintain a valid license as a Registered Nurse or Interim Permit issued by the State of California. Incumbents appointed while holding an Interim Permit must obtain Licensure within 6 months of appointment or be removed from this classification. LEVEL II Experience: One (1) year of responsible professional nursing experience in providing nursing services. Education: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing. License: Possess and maintain a valid license as a Registered Nurse issued by the State of California. SOME POSITIONS IN THIS CLASSIFICATION WILL BE SUBJECT TO CRIMINAL HISTORY BACKGROUND CHECKS PURSUANT TO THE HUMAN RESOURCES RULES AND REGULATIONS, SECTION 2, B. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, California, United States
May 20, 2019
Full Time
Application Deadline: Continuous Recruitments that note continuous under the closing date are subject to close at any time. Applications will not be accepted after a continuous recruitment is closed. To be considered for this position you must use a Merit System application or apply online at https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/cpshr/ To view the job description, please click here: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/cpshr/jobs/2448789/personnel-assistant Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, California, United States
May 17, 2019
Variable Shift
This recruitment is being established to obtain a current eligible list for Extra-Help vacancies. Extra-Help are not entitled to county benefits and are limited to 25 hours a week. Duties may include, but are not limited to the following: Researches, studies, interprets and applies laws, court decisions and other resources for use in the preparation of cases, opinions, pleadings, briefs, etc. Drafts a variety of legal documents. Interviews victims, witnesses and clients, including inmates of penal institutions. Prepares correspondence and reports. Eligible law students may appear in court in any public trial or proceeding under the direct and immediate supervision and in the physical presence of a supervising or designated attorney. Confer with attorneys, judges, investigators and other individuals regarding legal matter. Counsel and give advice to clients. Individuals who are, or have been, a dependent child in foster care, a homeless youth, or a formerly incarcerated youth as defined by Government Code section 31000.11 are encouraged to apply and will be given priority. If you are applying under this eligibility status, please note on your application your eligibility by answering the supplemental question on this recruitment. Please note that prior to appointment, individuals claiming preference under one of these categories will be required to furnish documentation establishing their eligibility. Applications will be screened and only the most qualified applicants will be selected to move forward in the selection process. Minimum Qualifications: Education: Law Student - Currently enrolled in an accredited law school; or currently enrolled in the third or fourth years of college in an undergraduate program with a curriculum focused on the study of law. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, California, United States
May 15, 2019
Variable Shift
This recruitment is being established to obtain a current eligible list for both full time and Extra-Help vacancies. Extra-Help are not entitled to county benefits and are limited to a maximum of 25 hours per week. Extra-Help pay is up to $25.91 per hour. Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Plans, develops, and evaluates activities for mental health clients under the guidance of licensed, professional staff. Carries out socializing/rehabilitation activities. Provides client supervision and assistance as necessary. Observes client behavior, prepares reports and serves as a client advocate. Conducts and participates in community meetings and conduct presentations. Interviews clients and makes appropriate referrals to Department programs, outside agencies, and specialized services. Participates in planning, development, and evaluation sessions for Mental Health clients. May have assigned responsibility for development/implementation of a specific rehabilitation activity. Performs a variety of mental health program support assignments. Minimum Qualifications: Level I Experience: One (1) year of experience with direct patient or client contact in a mental health, medical, or human service setting. OR Education: Equivalent to 60 college semester units, including at least 15 semester units in behavioral sciences. Level II Experience: Two (2) years of experience with direct patient or client contact in a mental health, medical, or human service setting, including at least one (1) year with responsibilities equivalent to those of a Mental Health Worker I with Merced County. OR Education: Equivalent to Bachelor's Degree in Behavioral or Social Sciences, or a closely related area. License: Both Levels require possession of a valid California driver's license at time of appointment and maintain. SOME POSITIONS IN THIS CLASSIFICATION WILL BE SUBJECT TO CRIMINAL HISTORY BACKGROUND CHECKS PURSUANT TO THE HUMAN RESOURCES RULES AND REGULATIONS, SECTION 2, B. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, California, United States
May 15, 2019
Full Time
Please Note: The Staff Psychiatrist is an at-will class under the direction of the Mental Health Medical Director and serves at the pleasure of the Director of Mental Health. Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Provides general, acute and continuing psychiatric care to the patients in the mental health and alcohol and drug centers. Emergency on-call and call back consultations. Consults with other medical and substance abuse practitioners. May advise staff on appropriate treatment techniques for specific cases. Orders appropriate laboratory work and nursing follow-up care. Complete medical and court records in accordance with mandated standards. Collaborates with interdisciplinary team. Evaluates social support/rehabilitation needs. Reviews/oversees intake and treatment plans by multidisciplinary team. Conservatorship evaluations and court testimony. Provides jail-based psychiatric care and educates patients, families, and staff. Minimum Qualifications: License: Possession of a valid license to practice psychiatry issued by the California Medical Board. Certification: Board certified or Board eligible in Psychiatric Medicine by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. SOME POSITIONS IN THIS CLASSIFICATION WILL BE SUBJECT TO CRIMINAL HISTORY BACKGROUND CHECKS PURSUANT TO THE HUMAN RESOURCES RULES AND REGULATIONS, SECTION 2, B. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, California, United States
May 15, 2019
Variable Shift
This recruitment is being established to obtain a current eligible list for Extra-Help vacancies. Extra-Help are not entitled to county benefits and are limited to 25 hours a week. Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Participates in planning and operating various workforce development programs. Contacts potential businesses to provide services and information, market programs, and develop job opportunities. Also to develop an understanding of their operation, services, products, and their needs. Develops vocational assessment curriculum for Workforce Investment programs. Administers and interprets assessment instruments. Develops extensive individual employment plans and makes appropriate program placements. Develops and maintains client caseloads. Conducts orientation and vocational assessment employment preparation workshops. May direct the work of subordinate staff. May be responsible for grant application, planning, management, and activities reporting requirements. Assists customers with job search to include application, resume, interview practice and tips. Negotiates, writes, and monitors employer contracts. Pre-screens applicants for referrals to businesses. Counsels clients in job/life skills and attitudes and may monitor training/work experience sites. Minimum Qualifications: Employment Training Specialist I Experience: Two (2) years of counseling experience, preferably in the area of vocational counseling. OR Two (2) years working in private sector business in human resources/personnel management Education: Equivalent to graduation from a four (4) year college or university with course work inbusiness, economics, human resources, organizational development, career planning, guidance principles and techniques, personality development, occupational and industrial information, tests and measurements, or other related courses. A two year AA or AS degree and two (2) years additional experience may substitute for graduation from a four (4) year college or university. License: Possess a valid California driver's license at time of appointment and maintain. Employment Training Specialist II Experience: One (1) year of counseling experience, comparable to an Employment Training Specialist I in Merced County, and two (2) years of counseling experience, preferably in the area of vocational counseling, or two (2) years working in private sector business in human resources/personnel management. Education: Equivalent to graduation from a four (4) year college or university with course work in business, economics, human resources, organizational development, planning, guidance principles and techniques, personality development, occupational and industrial information, tests and measurements, or other related courses. A two-year AA or AS degree and two (2) years additional experience may substitute for graduation from a four (4) year college or university. License: Possess a valid California driver's license at time of appointment and maintain. Certifications: Completion of a recognized National Workforce Professional Certification. SOME POSITIONS IN THIS CLASSIFICATION WILL BE SUBJECT TO CRIMINAL HISTORY BACKGROUND CHECKS PURSUANT TO THE HUMAN RESOURCES RULES AND REGULATIONS, SECTION 2, B Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, California, United States
May 15, 2019
Full Time
Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Performs client intake and discharge procedures. Conducts individual, group, and family counseling sessions with program clients and their families. Maintains client records. Prepares and administers individual recovery plans for program clients with the support and assistance of professional staff. Collects and records pertinent social data on program clients. Develops and maintains communications between County Mental Health Department Alcohol and Drug programs and community agencies. Refers clients to other programs and community agencies which provide assistance with alcohol and drug abuse. Develops and provides informational presentations on alcohol and drug abuse to local schools and community agencies. Develops, implements, and conducts specialized alcohol and drug programs. Provides advice on problems which arise during the course of work; monitors work flow; accumulates data used in State and Federal activity reporting. Maintains a client caseload and provides individual and group counseling sessions. Develops and provides informational presentations on alcohol and drug abuse to local schools and community agencies. May provide lead direction, training, and work coordination for other Alcohol and Drug Interns. Minimum Qualifications: Experience: One (1) year of experience providing alcohol and drug counseling or presentations equivalent to that of an Alcohol and Drug Services Intern with Merced County. Certification: A valid Certification in Alcohol and Drug Counseling or Addiction Services. Employees who do not maintain a valid certification pursuant to California Code of Regulations Chapter 8 of the Health and Safety Code will be terminated. Education: Two (2) years of advanced education (60 units of college credit) in psychology, sociology, or a closely related field is preferred. Special Requirement: Applicants with a personal history of alcohol and drug abuse must present evidence of their successful recovery. SOME POSITIONS IN THIS CLASSIFICATION WILL BE SUBJECT TO CRIMINAL HISTORY BACKGROUND CHECKS PURSUANT TO THE HUMAN RESOURCES RULES AND REGULATIONS, SECTION 2, B Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, California, United States
May 13, 2019
Full Time
This recruitment is being established to obtain a current eligible list for both full time and Extra-Help vacancies. Extra-Help pay rate is up to a maximum of $21.41 per hour for Extra-Help Correctional Officer I and $23.61 per hour for Extra-Help Correctional Officer II. Extra-Help employees are not entitled to county benefits. This is a 24/7 facility that requiresvarious work shifts,which include working holidays, weekends and overtime. Duties may include, but are not limited to the following: Assists/Supervises, maintains security and conduct of inmates in cells, during meals, bathing, at recreation, during visitations, and on work and other assignments. Processes prisoners admitted and discharged or transferred from facilities. Issues clothing and supplies to new inmates. Processes inmate discharges or transfers and arranges for transportation, if necessary. Promotes acceptable attitudes and behaviors of inmates; assists them to adjust to confinement setting. Receives the personal property of inmates; returns personal property to inmates on discharge. Learns the techniques and methods employed in searching inmates for contraband, weapons, or use of narcotics. Classifies incoming inmates and place them in the proper cell; conducts roll calls and head counts of inmate; maintains records related to inmates. Checks work areas to insure that inmates are working on assigned details. Sees that cells, barracks, laundry, latrines, and grounds are kept sanitary. Escorts and guards prisoners to and from work details, court, and hospital. Assists/Performs searches of cells and other areas for contraband. Drives a county vehicle to transport inmates and supplies. Maintains discipline among inmates and keeps order and peace among inmates. Opens and censors all incoming mail. Prepares required records pertaining to period of confinement and other jail records. Answers inquiries over the telephone and at the counter pertaining to detention facility policies, and individual prisoners as allowed by Sheriff regulations. May be assigned to assist with the teletype communications with other law enforcement agencies. Receives bookings, fingerprinting and photographing and assigning prisoners to cells. Receives and reviews surety bonds (and costs-Level II) for correctness and legality before releasing prisoners to the custody of bond makers. Makes felony arrests. Testify in court and/or disciplinary boards on various cases. Dispenses insulin and other pre-packaged medications. Assists/Investigates crimes and incidents within the facility and collects and secures evidence. Supervises inmates and visitors during visiting hours. Supervises inmates in leisure time activities and on work details. Supervises periodic block security checks; performs strip searches of inmates. Releases prisoners from detention facilities on proper authorization and returns articles of clothing. May interview for Work Release Programs and overview inmates in the Work Furlough and Work -in-Lieu other programs. May follow up with the agencies using the Work Release Program inmates and handle any problem with the inmates or questions from the employers. Minimum Qualifications: Correctional Officer I Education: Equivalent to completion of the twelfth grade. Certificates: Completion of BASIC Jail Operations Course approve by S.T.C. , highly desirable at time of appointment; must be obtained within the first 12 months of employment. Correctional Officer II Experience: One (1) year experience equivalent to Correctional Officer I in Merced County. OR Two (2) years experience involving continuous and direct supervision, direction, counseling of others in a treatment, rehabilitative, or regimented atmosphere. (Experience supervising groups such as that acquired in military service would fulfill the experience requirement. Certificates: Completion of BASIC Jail Operations Course approve by S.T.C. and a 832 P C course. Possession of valid First Aid and CPR Certificates. Correctional Officer I/II License: Possess a valid California driver's license at time of appointment and maintain. Special Requirement: Applicants for this classification will be required to pass a Physical Agility Test as administered by the Department. IDENTIFIED SAFETY SENSITIVE POSITIONS IN THIS CLASSIFICATION WILL BE SUBJECT TO PRE-EMPLOYMENT, POST-ACCIDENT, REASONABLE SUSPICION, RANDOM AND RETURN-TO-DUTY DRUG AND ALCOHOL TESTING PURSUANT TO THE PROVISIONS OF THE COUNTY OF MERCED DRUG AND ALCOHOL TESTING POLICY Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, California, United States
May 11, 2019
Full Time
Duties may include, but are not limited to the following: Confer with clients regarding the information processing or computation needs a computer program is to address and to clarify program intent, identify problems, and suggest changes. Prepare detailed workflow charts and diagrams that describe input, output, and logical operation, and convert them into a series of instructions coded in a computer language. Perform systems analysis and programming tasks to maintain and control the use of computer systems. Write, analyze, review, and rewrite programs, using workflow chart and diagram, and applying knowledge of computer capabilities, subject matter, and symbolic logic. Develops detail task plans for assigned projects including estimated time and materials and timeframes. Use object-oriented programming languages, as well as client/server applications development processes and multimedia and Internet technology. Perform revision, repair, or expansion of existing programs to increase operating efficiency or adapt to new requirements. Minimum Qualifications: Programmer Analyst I Experience: None required. Education: Equivalent to graduation from a four (4) year college or university with a major in information systems, computer science, or related field. Experience and/or education in computer science, information systems or programming may substitute for the college education on a year-for-year basis. Programmer Analyst II Experience: Three (3) years of increasingly responsible programming experience. Education: Equivalent to graduation from a four (4) year college or university with a major in information systems, computer science, or related field. Experience and/or education in computer science, information systems or programming may substitute for the college education on a year-for-year basis. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, California, United States
May 07, 2019
Full Time
Application Deadline: Continuous Recruitments that note continuous under the closing date are subject to close at any time. Applications will not be accepted after a continuous recruitment is closed. To be considered for this position you must use a Merit System application or apply online at: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/cpshr/ To view the job description, please click here: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/cpshr/jobs/2433149/fiscal-manager Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, California, United States
May 03, 2019
Full Time
This recruitment is to fill multiple Clinician vacancies in various programs throughout the Behavioral Health & Recovery Services Department as they occur. Vacancies for both full time and Extra-Help positions may be available. Extra-Help staff are limited to 25 hours per week and are not entitled to county benefits. This recruitment is to establish a list to fill positions in Los Banos, Livingstonand Merced. Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Meets with individuals and groups, including families, to assist them with understanding complex mental and emotional problems and with developing realistic plans to resolve them. Advises clients on the availability of community resources. Interprets clients' needs and problems, assisting them with environmental adjustment. Works with clients' relatives to secure cooperation in treatment programs. Utilizes highly developed professional skills in outpatient, in-patient, children's service, day care, rehabilitation and education programs. Assists with training other Mental Health Department staff in diagnosis and treatment methods. Develop and conduct training and informational presentations for other County staff, school districts, and community agencies. Serve as a consultant for other community agencies. Participate in the preparation and presentation of cases for consideration by other professional staff. May assume operational responsibility for a unit within a clinical program. May conduct or participate in professional research and special studies. Develop and implement treatment plans; develops and prepares extensive records, complex reports, progress notes, and correspondence. Minimum Qualifications: MENTAL HEALTH CLINICIAN I Education: Graduation from an accredited institution with a Masters Degree in counseling, social work, psychology, or a closely related field. Registration: Must obtain registration from the appropriate California State Licensing Board by the end of the probation period or within six (6) months of promotion to Clinician I. Licensure: Must pass the written and oral examination for licensure within (6) years from the date of hire as a Clinician I with a MFT Intern (IMF), Associate Clinical Social Workers (ASW) and Professional Clinical Counselor Intern (PCCI) from California Board of Behavioral Sciences. MENTAL HEALTH CLINICIAN II Education: Graduation from an accredited institution with a Masters Degree in counseling, social work, psychology, or a closely related field. Experience: Two (2) years of progressively responsible clinical experience in a mental health setting. License: Valid license issued by the State of California as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC), Marriage Family Therapist (MFT) or Clinical Psychologist . Out of State Licensure: Registration for a waiver of the State Professional License may be obtained for a maximum of three (3) years. SOME POSITIONS IN THIS CLASSIFICATION WILL BE SUBJECT TO CRIMINAL HISTORY BACKGROUND CHECKS PURSUANT TO THE HUMAN RESOURCES RULES AND REGULATIONS, SECTION 2, B. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Atwater, California, United States
May 03, 2019
Full Time
Duties may include, but are not limited to the following: Plans, coordinates, schedules and supervises the daily work activity of Animal Control Officers, Animal Care Specialists, Extra Help, and volunteer staff; Administers medications, vaccines and euthanasia solutions to impounded animals as necessary; Maintain logs, records, related forms, annual activity reports, and statistical data; Administers first aid medical treatment to animals; Examines impounded animals to determine age, sex, breed, and overall condition; Maintains inventories of supplies for food, medications, drugs, and completes necessary order forms; May investigate reports of animal cruelty or abuse, prepare reports of investigations, issue Notices to Appear in Court; conduct periodic inspections of pet shops and kennels to insure compliance with applicable laws, regulations and ordinances; Provides information to the general public regarding proper animal care and treatment Conducts educational seminars and presentations for the general public and interested groups. Trains departmental personnel in animal handling and control techniques, tranquilizing, animal behavior, common animal diseases, humane behavior, handling stress, crisis intervention, and report writing. Performs general clean up and maintenance at the Animal Shelter as required. Coordinates daily activities of Alternate Work Program trustees and/or volunteers at the Animal Shelter. Completes performance evaluations. Interviews. Conducts animal adoption sessions with potential adopters. Assists subordinate staff in matters involving more complicated issues. Maintains time reports and payroll records. Reviews work productivity of subordinate personnel for accuracy and completeness. Works closely and coordinates with Animal Control Officers conducting animal bite investigations and places such animals under quarantine. Assist with inspection of restraint or kennel requirements subsequent to formal administrative hearing decisions. Determines animal health and releases from quarantine or destroys and submits specimen to laboratory for analysis. Provides information to the general public regarding policies and procedures used at the Kennel Facility. Performs other duties as required. Minimum Qualifications: Education: Equivalent to Associate Degree. (Directly related experience may be substituted for the required education on a year-for-year basis.) Experience: Three (3) years of progressive experience in the handling, care, and treatment of dogs, cats, and other domestic animals. License: Possess a valid California driver's license at time of appointment and maintain. Certificate: Possession of a current Euthanasia by Injection Certificate. Obtain a valid Penal Code 832 Certificate (laws of arrest, search and seizure, firearms) within one (1) year of employment. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, California, United States
May 02, 2019
Full Time
This recruitment is being established to obtain a current eligible list for both full time and Extra-Help vacancies as they occur in various departments. Select vacancies are for positions that are Grant funded and may not be permanent. Extra-Help pay rate is up to a maximum of $16.84 per hour. Extra-Help employees are not entitled to County benefits and are limited to a maximum of 25 hours per week. Duties may include, but are not limited to the following: As lead-worker, instructs employees in the interpretation and application of laws, regulations, policies, and procedures related to the department's programs and automated systems. Prioritize and manage workload distribution. Act as technical resource on more difficult problems or specialized issues; monitors quality and timeliness of unit work. Identify and provide individual instruction to co-workers for work deficiencies and provide feedback to supervisor as requested. Answer inquiries related to department services, programs, and operations. Obtain information, resolves discrepancies or errors, disperses relevant information, or refers client to the appropriate personnel or location. Explain the proper use of forms and documents. Produce notices, reports, letters, legal documents, fiscal, or statistical information. Verify that information or data is complete, accurate, and consistent. Operate automated systems, which involve interpretation of requirements and assisting in the layout and formatting of fields, screens, and report formats utilized in database, spreadsheet, or word processing software. Produce statistical, data processing, and production related reports. Minimum Qualifications: Experience: Two (2) years of clerical experience equivalent to an Office Assistant II in Merced County. Education: One (1) year of college or business school training may substitute for one (1) year of the required experience. Desirable: Type at a corrected rate of 45 words per minute from clear copy. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, California, United States
May 02, 2019
Full Time
This recruitment is being established to obtain a current eligible list for both full time and Extra-Help vacancies as they occur in various departments. Extra-Help are not entitled to county benefits and are limited to a maximum of 25 hours per week. Duties may include, but are not limited to the following: Plans and participates in educational activities and training programs. Teaches health related classes; Dental Health, HIV, Tobacco, Basic Parenting and Daily Living Skills. Visits and interviews patients to assess living conditions/medical needs. Completes intake/assessments, including problem defined and issues to be resolved. Assists with the development of case plan and assists clients improving their personal situation. Counsels patients and provides referral assistance as needed. Monitors clients' status as to services and referral outcome. May be required to translate for Non-English speaking clients. May provide Targeted Case Management services and engage in outreach and other activities to enhance services to Medi-Cal beneficiaries. Minimum Qualifications: Experience: Two (2) years of experience performing a variety of paraprofessional medical duties in a hospital, clinic, or community health agency under the supervision of licensed medical personnel. OR One (1) year performing duties equivalent to those of a Community Health Worker in Merced County. Education: Completion of college level course work in each of the following areas: Psychology or Communications: Physiology, including the concepts and treatments of communicable diseases; Anatomy and Biology. License: Possess a valid California driver's license at time of appointment and maintain. Desirable: Certificate in Phlebotomy and/or Medical Technology is desirable. SOME POSITIONS IN THIS CLASSIFICATION WILL BE SUBJECT TO CRIMINAL HISTORY BACKGROUND CHECKS PURSUANT TO THE HUMAN RESOURCES RULES AND REGULATIONS, SECTION 2, B Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, California, United States
May 01, 2019
Full Time
Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Confers with Assistant Mental Health Director in the development of detailed work programs and assigns housekeeping staff to specific areas and/or tasks. Completes regular inspection of the Marie Green Psychiatric Facility and reviews the performance of individual housekeepers to assure that cleanliness standards are met. During shift, receives calls for special housekeeping services throughout the department and assigns staff or personally provides required service. Advises and assists in the development and installation of improved processes and procedures. Ensures that the department's fleet is operational, monitors maintenance of all vehicles, and maintains the logs for the fleet. Monitors the department's mail delivery system and ensures that in the absence of the Delivery Driver mail service is not disrupted. Posts time cards, schedules personnel and keeps simple records. Ensures that facilities maintain an appropriate level of standard. Coordinates repairs as needed at the Department facilities to include personally performing the duties as needed. Also ensures that grounds are maintained and coordinates with landscaping services as needed. Trains new personnel on the proper use and handling of cleaning supplies and equipment to ensure safety and proper use. Develops new procedures for a more effective work flow. Evaluates assigned employees including counseling and documentation of poor or marginal performance of employees as needed to maintain standards of performance. Orders housekeeping supplies and conducts monthly in-service meetings with employees to explain changes in procedures, policies, and cleaning techniques within the division. Maintains communication with other divisions for special set-up requests in meeting rooms and personally follows up to see that proper set ups have been done. Moves furniture upon request and coordinates the relocation of offices. Attends seminars and training classes to keep abreast of new products and innovations. Minimum Qualifications: Experience: Four (4) years of experience which shall include institutional cleaning or housekeeping activities and maintenance of facilities of which two (2) years were lead or supervisory experience. Education: Equivalent to graduation from high school. Possession of a certificate from a national school for Executive Housekeeper may be substituted for two (2) years of the non-lead or supervisory experience. License: Possess a valid California driver's license at time of appointment and maintain. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, California, United States
May 01, 2019
Full Time
Apply By May 24, 2019 for first consideration. Tentative Preliminary Interview on June 10, 2019. To view and print copies of the brochure for this position go to the following link: https://www.co.merced.ca.us/DocumentCenter/View/21191/Assistant-CEO-pdf Minimum Qualifications: Experience: Equivalent to five (5) years of high level executive or administrative experience, including demonstrated successful knowledge and skills necessary to develop evaluate, and administer varied types of programs requiring large expenditures of funds and staff resources. Education: Equivalent to graduation from a four (4) year college or university in public administration, business administration, political science or related field. A Master's Degree in public administration or related field is desirable. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, California, United States
Apr 22, 2019
Full Time
Duties may include, but are not limited to the following: Promote and market library services. Assists patrons in the use of library facilities; explains library policies and procedures to the public, and library staff. Performs reference work at a professional level, according to Level of incumbent. Selects, orders, maintains, and weedscollections in assigned subject areas. Presents programming, story times, tours, and outreach events. May supervise and review work of clerical and/or paraprofessional employees. Selects, arranges, and promotes thelibrary through outreach activities. Keeps current withmaterials acquired by library; prepares statistics, reports, and programs. Designs, coordinates and implementslibrary programs for special events. Index and catalog material. Provide readers advisory. Answer customer inquiries. Minimum Qualifications: Librarian I Education: Possession a Master of Library Science (MLS) degree from an American Library Association accredited library school, preferably with some additional study in library, business and/or public administration. Librarian II Experience: One (1) year of experience equivalent to a Librarian I in Merced County. Education: Possession a Master of Library Science (MLS) degree from an American Library Association accredited library school, preferably with some additional study in library, business and/or public administration. SOME POSITIONS IN THIS CLASSIFICATION WILL BE SUBJECT TO CRIMINAL HISTORY BACKGROUND CHECKS PURSUANT TO THE HUMAN RESOURCES RULES AND REGULATIONS, SECTION 2, B. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Atwater, California, United States
Apr 19, 2019
Full Time
Duties may include, but are not limited to the following: Install, maintain, repair and replace airport, building and facility, electrical and lighting systems, communication and power equipment. Plan installation or follow blueprints, ensuring consistency with electrical codes and specifications. Inspect and maintain beacons and lights such as boundary, runway obstacle and airport-control lights. Replace bulbs or lenses. Clean and repair electrical components and equipment. Perform electrical wiring for buildings, facilities, and outdoor lighting systems. Repair and replace wiring, switchers, sockets, cords, wall plugs, bulbs, lamps, and fuses. Measure, cut, bend, thread, assemble and install electrical conduit. Splice and connect wiring to fixtures and equipment. May install computer cable, telephone lines, and television cables. May maintain and repair buildings, furniture, equipment, heating, and plumbing systems. May assist in the training of helpers. May assist with grounds maintenance. Provide visitors with information on facility. May be responsible for a crew of volunteers or inmates. Respond to emergency repair requests. May set up and take down tables, chairs, and equipment for special events. Minimum Qualifications: Experience: Three (3) years full-time industrial or commercial electrical experience. Experience with airport lighting and VASI systems maintenance and repair is desirable. (Completion of an approved electrical apprenticeship program may substitute for the required experience on a year for year basis. Minimum of One (1) year full-time journey level electrical experience required. Education: Equivalent to high-school education. License: Possess a valid California driver's license at time of appointment and maintain. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, California, United States
Apr 17, 2019
Full Time
Duties may include, but are not limited to the following: Serves as secretary to department head or staff attorneys. Receives case referrals from courts and District Attorney's office and refers to appropriate attorneys. Prepares affidavits, petitions, complaints, warrants, motions, points and authorities, contracts, and abstracts of judgments. Composes routine legal documents as directed. Transcribes notes for letter, case files, criminal complaints, reports; opens, sorts, and distributes mail. May assist with the preparation of grant proposals and monitoring of grant programs. May prepare and submit annual and quarterly staffing, expenditures, funding, and status reports. May assign and review the work of subordinate clerical personnel. Minimum Qualifications: Experience: Three (3) years of secretarial experience, including at least two (2) years of legal, stenographic and clerical experience. (College course-work in the field of legal para-professional training may substitute for two years of required experience on a year for year basis.) Typing: Type at a corrected rate of 50 words per minute from clear copy. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, California, United States
Apr 11, 2019
Full Time
Tentative Physical Agility Test Date: June 5, 2019 Overall testing process will take approximately 2 hours . This recruitment is being established to obtain a current eligible list for both full time and extra help vacancies as they occur. Extra help pay rate is$17.95 -$19.80 per hour. Extra help are not entitled to county benefits and are limited to working a maximum of 25 hours per week. Duties may include, but are not limited to the following: Observes and assists or admits and releases juveniles in accordance with prescribed procedures. Orients juveniles to the routines, procedures, and rules of Juvenile Hall. Supervises personal hygiene, table habits, care of clothing and living areas. Teaches work skills and games; assists in planning and supervising recreational and leisure activities. Supervises juveniles and participates in housekeeping, maintenance and grounds activities. Observes and supervises juveniles in custody, other programs and during family visits. Provides group and individual guidance as assigned and needed; administers first aid techniques. Enforces discipline and maintains security; writes incident, adjustment and release reports. Use appropriate level of force, when necessary, for the purpose of stopping and/or restraining a combative youth. Transports juveniles to/from court, hospitals, and other facilities as necessary. Uses O. C. (pepper) spray in accordance with department policies and procedures. Level II will assist in the training of subordinate staff members as necessary. Minimum Qualifications: JUVENILE INSTITUTIONS OFFICER I Education : Equivalent to high school graduation. License : Possess a valid California driver's license at time of appointment and maintain. Desirable qualifications Experience: One (1) year of experience involving the supervision, care or leadership of juveniles groups. One (1) year of college may substitute for the one year of required experience. The following must be successfully completed within the first 12 months of employment. Failure to successfully complete these items may result in termination. Certification to meet California Penal Code Section 832 requirements regarding arrest, search and seizure. Successful completion of the Basic Juvenile Institutions Officers Core course as certified by the Board of Corrections for Juvenile Institutions Officers. JUVENILE INSTITUTIONS OFFICER II Experience: One (1) year of full-time paid experience in supervising juveniles in an institutional setting equivalent to a Juvenile Institutions Officer I in Merced County. The following must be successfully completed within the first 12 months of obtaining Level II status. Failure to successfully complete these items may result in termination. Certification to meet California Penal Code Section 832 requirements regarding arrest, search and seizure. Board of Corrections Certificate for Juvenile Institutions Officers Core course and evidence of continued compliance with annual training requirements. Both Levels Training: Training and background which will meet the requirements of California Government Code Sections 1029 and 1031. Must be free from any physical, mental or emotional condition that might adversely affect the exercise of Peace Officer powers. Closing Date/Time: Continuous