43 job(s) at Merced County

Merced County, CA Merced, California, United States
Mar 23, 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. 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 $19.04 per hour. Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Operates computer to track officer movement and inmates/minors assigned to a specific facility. Looks for aggressive behavior or other potential security problems between inmates/juveniles notifying Correctional Officer or Juvenile Institutions Officer on duty of all suspicious behaviors. Maintains visitor and inmate/juvenile access control. Ensures Correctional Officer or Juvenile Institutions Officer access to secured areas. Makes announcements to inmates/juveniles and officers on duty. Assists the public with inmate/juvenile and facility information and provides them with general procedural information. Transmits information between housing units, medical, control, commissary, etc. Assigns computer based alpha or numeric identification codes to inmates/juveniles. Determines routing of information based on content and knowledge of unit operations. Records and processes bail and/or court fees from schedule on inmates in custody. Prepares reports and other related written material. May assist with the processing of prisoners/detainees. May also testify in court on matters relating to inmates/juveniles. Minimum Qualifications: Education: Equivalent to graduation from High School. OPTION I Experience: Two (2) years of full time experience as a security guard, dispatcher, computer/surveillance terminal operator, or similar work in a related public law enforcement field or military service. One year of college or business school may substitute for one year of required experience. OPTION II Experience: Two (2) years of full time clerical experience which involved increased responsibility and public contact. One year of college or business school may substitute for one year of required experience. Work experience in a law enforcement agency is desirable. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, California, United States
Mar 20, 2019
Variable Shift
Please note: 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: Transcribes and certifies official Board of Supervisors Meetings minutes, resolutions and ordinances, meetings of Assessment Appeals Board, California County Tobacco Securitization Agency, Claims Board and IHSS Public Authority. Prepares Board of Supervisors Meetings packets. Also distributes Board of Supervisors' Agenda /Board Minute Orders to departments, organizations and interested persons. Researches actions and policy decisions made by the Board. Also prepares and finalizes Board Agenda Items. Maintains official records of Board appointed Commissions, Committees and Boards (BCC). Independently prepares correspondence, reports and memos as requested per Board Official Action, Board members and/or CEO. Maintains the official listing of elected and appointed positions for Special Districts throughout the County. Processes constituent requests and responds to constituent problems and concerns. Researches and completes Request for Public Access of Records as filed with County. Review Assessment Appeals Board (AAB) Applications for completeness and process as appropriate. Also prepares AAB agendas and provides notice to Applicants/Assessor/Auditor and Agent/Attorneys as required by Revenue and Taxation Code. Reviews all original ordinances on file for completion and accuracy as required by law. Publish public hearing notices as required by law in the adjudicated newspapers; Handle travel arrangements for Board members and process documentation required for travel expenses and reimbursement. Prepare notices to appropriate individuals in compliance with FPPC Rules and Regulations and maintain official records of FPPC filings and coordinate notifications with FPPC as required. Process Summons/Complaints and Claims for Damages against the County of Merced. Acts as Lead Clerks to provide training to other staff in Office. Also oversees staff's workload based on deadlines and needs of existing projects. Minimum Qualifications: Experience: Level I Four (4) years of increasingly responsible general clerical, stenographic, or secretarial experience. (Formal training in secretarial skills through a Business or Community College may be substituted for the required experience on a year for year basis). Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, California, United States
Mar 19, 2019
Full Time
Duties may include, but are not limited to the following: May provide case management services and utilization reviews for programs including California Children Services, Child Health and Disability Prevention Program, MCAH Outreach, Medi-Cal Targeted Case Management,Nurse Family Partnership, and Indigent Health Care Program. Investigate and interview parents; assess and screen at-risk individuals; Act as patient advocate. Instruct parents on child safety, growth, development; signs of abuse, poor nutrition and failure to thrive. May provide crisis assistance and participate in patient meetings for "special needs" children. May work directly in Immunization, STD, TB, and HIV Testing clinics. Administer tuberculosis medications, perform and read skin test for tuberculosis diagnosis. Search for unreported or missed cases of communicable diseases. Conduct home visits to collect and/or complete health forms related to communicable disease. Provides outreach and education by giving presentations and teaching classes to the public. Provide orientation and training to community providers to assure adherence to quality standards. Acts as "on-call" nurse to receive referrals and provide information. May develop in-service programs for care providers, provide Targeted Case Management services, and engage in outreach and other activities to enhance services to Medi-Cal beneficiaries. Minimum Qualifications: PHN I Education: Graduation from an accredited four (4) year college or university nursing program. PHN II Experience: One year's full-time nursing experience in Public or Community Health. (Additional experience may be required for certain positions.) Education: Graduation from an accredited four (4) year college or university nursing program. Level I/II License: Possession of a valid California Registered Nurse License.Possession of a valid California Public Health Nurse Certificate issued by the State of California Board of Registered Nursing is required. 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
Mar 19, 2019
Full Time
Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Assists with the general management and administration of the various programs/services provided in the Merced County Human Services Agency, including fiscal management, facility management, personnel management, and program planning and evaluation. Plans, organizes, directs, manages and coordinates the operations, programs, and services of an assigned group of units within the Division. Has responsibility for selection, supervision, training, development and evaluation of unit staff. Has a major role in the development, administration, and control of the Division budget, including development of proper reports for funding sources. Conducts and/or directs ongoing needs assessment activities to obtain information about the problems and needs of the community, as well as gain feedback regarding the effectiveness of employment services. Performs a variety of studies and analysis to maintain the quality and efficiency of case management activities. Solicits, monitors, negotiates and evaluates contract services. Represents the Human Services Agency with a variety of committees, associations, government agencies, contractors, and groups including liaison to the public. Minimum Qualifications: 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/2376603/program-manager Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, California, United States
Mar 15, 2019
Variable Shift
Please note: Extra help are not entitled to county benefits and are limited to a maximum of 25 hours per week. The current opening is in the Department of Public Works - Roads Division. The Extra Help Student Intern will provide general assistance while gaining valuable work experience. Assignments will vary depending on the needs of the department. Duties: Organize paper files and create database/inventory of files. Conduct traffic engineering field surveys. Prepare summary reports using Excel and Word. Scan plan sets to pdf files. Draft exhibits using AutoCAD Assist with encroachment permit inspections. Desirable Qualifications: Enrolled as a full time student seeking a degree in Civil Engineering or Closely related field. California Driver's License. Physically able to lift 40 pounds and walk on uneven surfaces. Able to work in dusty hot environment. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, California, United States
Feb 23, 2019
Variable Shift
DesirableExperience: Experience in grant writing, writing special assessment bonds, or program development. Duties may include, but are not limited to the following: Supervise and manage staff as required. Plan, design and implement systems. Modify existing systems in response to changes in the County's operational environment and/or regulatory changes. Act as liaison with other departments affected by systems changes. Provide system specifications and monitors the testing of the new or revised programs. Recommend changes to County policies and procedures if necessary to optimize the efficiencies of the Department's services. Perform all duties required to complete assigned project or systems changes. These duties may include but are not limited to: general administrative, fiscal, program, and data processing system analysis. Gather, tabulate, and analyze data. Interview and consult with departmental officials, employees and others to give and receive information. Provide training and technical assistance to other staff. Minimum Qualifications: Experience: At least five (5) years of progressively responsible professional experience in the system for which the specific department is requesting. Education: Formal, advanced educational training in system of expertise is highly desirable. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, California, United States
Feb 19, 2019
Variable Shift
Please Note: 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: Interview clients to obtain details of arrest, connection with charged offenses, and other information pertinent to the development of the defense case. Record the financial status of clients so as to determine eligibility for services. Verify information received by telephone or in person. Interview clients to determine circumstances and events of detention, citation or arrest. Obtain the names and addresses of witnesses and probable nature of testimony. Obtain the location of relevant physical evidence. Evaluate and record attitudes of clients. Record inconsistencies of statements. Compile information obtained from defendant or witnesses on appropriate forms. Detail clients arrest record, probation record and other personal information as appropriate. Minimum Qualifications: Experience: Two (2) years experience of in-depth interviewing in law enforcement, or unemployment insurance, or Social Services, or other similar types of employment that required one-on-one interviewing of strangers on personal and/or financial issues. 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
Feb 08, 2019
Variable Shift
Duties may include, but are not limited to the following: Clean walks, fields, and other facilities. Does general grounds and facilities cleaning tasks. Perform general janitorial tasks such as sweeps, mops, and scrubs floors. Empty and clean waste receptacles. Clean restrooms and building facilities in the recreational areas. May perform toll station duties such as collecting fees and giving general assistance to park visitors. Minimum Qualifications: Experience: None required. Education: Sufficient to understand and carry out typical duties of the position. License: Possess a valid California driver's license at time of appointment and maintain. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Los Banos, California, United States
Feb 07, 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 $13.25 per hour. Please Note: Position may be located in Merced, Atwater or Los Banos. Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Monitors building and grounds for necessary cleaning or maintenance work. Assesses, refers, and makes or coordinates needed repairs. Replaces light fixtures as needed, makes repairs and adjustments to desks, chairs, and work stations. Oversees and assists in moving and arranging furniture, supplies, and equipment, confidential papers and files to storage. Delivers and picks up supplies and bulk items as needed. Maintains vendor and service contacts and primary contact with public works for large maintenance jobs such as air conditioning system. Reviews county cars assigned to the agency to determine need for repair or retirement from fleet. Oversees assigned work program participants and extra help janitorial staff. Prepares reports on projects completed and crew assignments. Minimum Qualifications: Experience: Two (2) years of responsible janitorial and light maintenance work. 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
Feb 05, 2019
Full Time
Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Plans, organizes, directs, manages, and supervises staff through the Mental Health treatment and prevention services programs of the County Psychiatric Facility. Reviews, updates, and develops service and program policies. Provides guidance and assists with the resolution of staff complaints, grievances, and conflicts. Provides leadership and consultation to staff in the resolution of difficult questions concerning clinical problems and patient treatment. Implements quality assurance including establishment of clinical standards and development of a process for evaluating and monitoring services. Insures that services are provided in compliance with Federal and State requirements. Negotiates and manages contracts and develops and administers grants and program budgets. Functions as the facility/property manager and is responsible for procurement of goods, services and inventory maintenance. Has responsibility for data gathering and production of Division reports. Analyzes and makes recommendations regarding the effectiveness of Facility services. Participates in policy development and implementation with other Mental Health management staff. Minimum Qualifications: OPTION I Experience: Three (3) years of post graduate experience in a mental health program including clinical supervision and administrative experience. (Additional directly related experience may substitute for education on a year for year basis.) Education: Equivalent to graduation from an accredited institution with a Master's Degree in social work, psychology, counseling or closely related field. Licenses: Possession of a valid license appropriate to the degree (Licensed Clinical Social worker, Marriage, Family and Child Counselor, Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Registered Nurse). OPTION II Experience: Three (3) years of professional level experience in hospital or health care administration, two (2) of which were in the mental health field. Education: Master's Degree in hospital, Public Health or public administration from an accredited college or university. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, California, United States
Feb 04, 2019
Full Time
Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Develops, coordinates and directs the implementation of National Floodplain Management Program and the County Infrastructure Facility Fee Program with the County Planning Department, the building Division and the General Public. Plans, develops and administers all County Service Area Budgets. Represents the County in matters involving the Merced County Streams Flood Control Project, Mustang Creek Flood Control Facilities and Westside Energy Task Force. Consults with other supervisors regarding administrative, personnel, operational, and technical problems. Confers with departmental administration in the development and implementation of departmental and divisional policies and procedures throughout the Department of Public Works. Analyzes and makes recommendations on new programs and grants for community projects. Supervises reviews and coordinates duties of consultants in the preparation of reports, plans and specifications and assists in the preparation of grant applications. Administers contract construction projects, including supervision of inspectors and quality control of contract work. Acts as liaison with other County departments, agencies and interested parties in order to solve problems and complete necessary work. Minimum Qualifications: Experience: Four (4) years of increasingly responsible public works engineering, or public administration experience including two (2) years in an administrative or supervisory capacity. Education: Graduation from a four (4) year college with a major in Civil Engineering, Public Administration, or a closely related field. (Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the required education on a year-for-year basis). Licenses: Possess a valid California driver's license at time of appointment and maintain. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, California, United States
Jan 30, 2019
Full Time
This is an at-will classification under the direction of and serves at the pleasure of the Public Health Director. Duties may include, but are not limited to the following: Provides medical consultation to public and environmental health programs in compliance with California Health and Safety Codes and local ordinances. Maintains high visibility and expertise on community health issues and fosters community partnerships and collaboration. Enforces federal, state and local public health laws. Serves as the Registrar for births and deaths. Provides medical oversight to clinical and case investigation activities related to sexually transmitted diseases, tuberculosis, immunization and jail medical services. Provides medical review and oversight to maternal and child health programs such as the California Children's Services Program's Medical Therapy Unit. Consults with the Director and other staff on population based public health practices and activities. Consults with theDepartment's Epidemiologists on communicable disease surveillance and investigations and/or population health analytics. Responsible for the development of medically oriented policies, procedures and protocols. May serve as the Operational Area Disaster Medical Health Coordinator and/or provide medical leadership during a public health threat or emergency. May provide medical oversight for the Local Emergency Medical Services System including medical requirements and licensure of participants in a medical reserve corps. Minimum Qualifications: Experience: Two (2) or more years of full time experience in preventive, or primary care work in a County or State public health agency OR Four (4) or more years of full time experience in a primary care medical practice. AND Working knowledge of public health sciences, epidemiology, maternal and child health, environmental health and public health medical science and its application. Education: Graduation from a medical school approved by the Board of Medical Quality Assurance, State of California. Master's degree in Public Health (MPH) from an accredited school of public health, with course work in Epidemiology,Environmental Health, Maternal and Child Health or other closely related field,in the United States is highly desirable. Certification: Certification or eligibility for certification in one of the following medical specialties: Preventive Medicine, Family Practice, Internal Medicine (primary care track preferred) or Pediatrics. License: Possession of a valid physicians and surgeon's certificate issued by the Board of Medical Quality Assurance of the State of California at the time of appointment or able to acquire California status by appointment. Possess a valid California driver's license at time of appointment and maintain. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, California, United States
Jan 23, 2019
Full Time
Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Develops, evaluates and monitors programmatic objectives and goals. Plans, organizes, manages, implements and oversees all functions for public health services and programs as assigned. Demonstrate a thorough knowledge of the development and submission of grant applications. Prepares program strategic plans and negotiates with the State on grant proposals and program budgets. Reviews, corrects and signs all program invoices for submission to the State or as directed. Develops Board Agenda Items relating to programs managed. Represents the County at local, regional and State meetings and conferences; represents the Public Health Department on community boards and organizations. Directs and evaluates the work of subordinate managers and supervisors Develops service and program information to keep key partners and community stakeholders informed. Advises staff on the application of program policies and public health laws and regulations. Maintains a working knowledge of legislative impact that may directly or indirectly affect related programs. Evaluates effectiveness of program policies and practices; formulates new ones as necessary. Investigates and analyzes data for development and operation of special programs. Coordinates services County-wide with schools and private and public agencies. Minimum Qualifications: Experience: Four (4) years of progressively responsible experience working in a public health department, managed care organization, medical health care agency or related setting, two (2) of which must have been in a position of supervision and/or management. Education: Graduation from an accredited institution with a Master's Degree in public health, administration (health, business, program, public or related), social sciences, natural sciences or closely related field. License: Some positions may require licensure. Any additional licensure relevant to the applicable division is strongly desired. Possess 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 MERCED COUNTY Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, California, United States
Jan 09, 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/2133667/social-worker-iii Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, California, United States
Jan 09, 2019
Variable Shift
Extra-help employees are not entitled to county benefits and are limited to 25 hours a week. 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/2135858/social-worker-iii-extra-help Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, California, United States
Jan 09, 2019
Variable Shift
Extra-help employees are not entitled to county benefits and are limited to 25 hours a week. 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/2133414/social-worker-iv-extra-help Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, California, United States
Jan 09, 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/2133552/social-worker-iv-a-b Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, California, United States
Jan 09, 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 apply online at https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/cpshr/ To view the job description, please click here: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/cpshr/jobs/2134393/supervising-social-worker-mss-title-supervising-social-worker-ii Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, California, United States
Jan 09, 2019
Full Time
Duties may include, but are not limited to the following: Develop, coordinate and manage quality management and regulatory compliance functions. Oversee utilization review, medication monitoring, confidentiality of records and peer review in accordance with federal, state, and local government requirements. Plan, negotiate and monitor agreements and contracts with plan care and review providers. Develop and prepare complex fiscal recommendations, reports, projections and studies. Initiate, develop and revise written policies and procedures for the compliance program. Plan and oversee regular periodic audits and internal reviews of operations. Prepares department, federal, state, and funding agency reports. Provide authorization of treatment of Medi-Cal recipients to public and private care providers. Acts as liaison with State Department of Mental Health and regional quality management contractors. Attends relevant state and regional meetings. Works closely with department managers in developing program policies which meet federal, state, and local government requirements. Monitors appropriateness and quality of care. Minimum Qualifications: Experience :Four (4) years of progressively responsible experience in mental health adult/youth systems of care programs in a Mental Health Public Agency.Experience shall include program evaluation with experience in the development OR administration of Adult Services and/or Youth services programs.Preferred work background shall include experience in areas such as medical records/quality management, utilization review, managed care, quality improvement, supervision of staff, and administrative program oversight. Education: Equivalent to graduation from an accredited institution with a master's degree in counseling, psychology, social work, or closely related field License :Must be licensed for at least two (2) years with a license from the State of California as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), a Licensed Marriage Family Therapist (LMFT), Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC), Clinical Psychologist or Registered Nurse. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, California, United States
Jan 10, 2019
Full Time
Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Takes complete psychiatric and medical histories; may perform limited physical examinations. Counsels patients regarding matters pertaining to their physical and mental health. Under direction, arranges for hospital admission of patients. Facilitate the referral of clients to appropriate health facilities, agencies, and resources. Assist Staff Psychiatrist; Perform a variety of routine tests; Assists in developing protocols. Maintain records and upkeep of equipment. Assist and provide services to clients requiring continued care. Initiate treatment based on protocols signed by the Staff Psychiatrist. Records findings of mental and/or developmental assessment. Refers conditions needing specialized treatment. Instructs individuals/families regarding skills necessary to maintain or improve mental health. Identifies community resources and guides individuals in their use. Maintains liaison with other professional and agencies providing child/family services. May provide Targeted Case Management services and engage in outreach and other activities to enhance services to Medi-Cal beneficiaries. Minimum Qualifications: Experience: One year of experience in outpatient nursing services in a Mental Health setting. Preferred experience would include prescribing, dispensing, and administering medications to consumers with mental illness. Education: Graduation from a school approved by the Board of Registered Nursing. License: Possession of a valid California Certification as a Nurse Practitioner Candidates will be required to obtain a Drug Devise Furnishing (NFP) Certificate within 6 months of initial hiring date. Must also obtain a Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) registration number to order controlled substances as needed for patient care. Failure to obtain the proper certificate will result in termination. 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