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Merced County, CA Merced, CA, United States
May 19, 2022
Variable Shift
Examples of Duties 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. Desirable Experience: Experience in fiscal administration, contract administration, accounting/fiscal operations, and/or budget preparation. Experience must have been in a full-time capacity. Desirable Education: Graduation from an accredited four (4) year college or university with a degree in accounting, business, or a closely related field OR at least five years of qualifying experience. Desirable License: Possession of Certified Public Accountant Licensure is desirable but not required. 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. Essential Functions ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Frequent operation of personal computer and other modern office equipment. Communicate effectively with others in person, in writing, and over the telephone. Analyze data, interpret policies, procedures and regulations, develop appropriate conclusions, and prepare reports. Meet deadlines under stressful conditions. Resolve conflicts and respond appropriately to complaints. Complete multiple priority projects with conflicting deadlines. Maintain confidential information in accordance with legal standards and/or County regulations. Make presentations. Train staff. Repetitive motion, sitting for long periods, walking. Occasional standing, pushing, pulling, bending, squatting, climbing. Lifting - Frequently 5 pounds or less; occasionally 5 to 30 pounds. Constant good overall vision and reading and close-up work. Frequent color perception and use of eye/hand coordination. Occasional use of depth perception and peripheral vision. Normal dexterity with frequent writing. Frequent hearing of normal speech, hearing/talking on the telephone, talking in person. Frequent decision making, concentration, and public contact. Some assignments may require working weekends, nights, and/or occasional overtime. Occasional exposure to noise; occasional contact with dirt, dust, indoor cold and heat. Regular attendance is an essential function. Knowledge of: Data processing techniques and capabilities. Data analysis and program planning and evaluation. Principles of public fiscal administration. Principles of staff management, supervision, and training. Organization and functions of the various County departments and political subdivisions. Political legislative processes. Codes, regulations, ordinances and laws governing the operations of the County and other governmental entities. Ability to: Plan, design, and implement complex automated systems. Analyze, develop and/or modify procedures and systems. Establish project development schedules and coordinate the effort of affected staff activities to attained desired goals and objectives. Evaluate manual work assignments and work flows to determine if cost effective automated alternatives could be implemented. FAMILY CARE LEAVE Family Care Leave applies to all employees who work 1250 or more hours in any twelve month period. HEALTH PLANS AND LIFE INSURANCE Extra-help employees are not entitled to County-paid medical, dental, vision, life insurance, Employee Assistance Program benefits and are not eligible to participate in the Deferred Compensation Plan. JURY DUTY Extra-help employees are not entitled to pay or receive reimbursement from the County for Jury Duty. PAID TIME BENEFITS Extra-help employees are not entitled to paid bereavement, vacation, or holidays. PAID SICK LEAVE Extra-help employees are entitled to accrue up to three (3) paid sick days (24 hours) in a 12-month period. SOCIAL SECURITY Extra-help employment earnings are not covered under Social Security. Merced County provides an alternate plan - Public Agency Retirement Services (PARS) - for extra-help employees who are otherwise not eligible for participation in the County's retirement system. COMPENSATION/UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE: The County does provide benefits to those eligible under the State Workers Compensation and Unemployment Insurance statutes. THIS BULLETIN IS NOT A CONTRACT AND DOES NOT CREATE CONTRACTUAL OR LEGAL RIGHTS ON BEHALF OF ANY EMPLOYEE. THIS BULLETIN IS SUBJECT OF BEING SUPPLEMENTED, MODIFIED, WITHDRAWN OR OTHERWISE CHANGED PENDING LABOR AGREEMENTS AND/OR AT THE DISCRETION OF THE COUNTY EXECUTIVE OFFICER OR AS THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS DEEM NECESSARY. For answers to specific questions regarding employee benefits, please call Human Resources at 209.385.7682. 01 Please describe in detail your experience with the competitive bidding process, drafting contracts and negotiating contract terms with vendors. Include in your response the following: Employer name, dates of employment, number of hours per week and detail your experience. 02 Please describe in detail your experience in invoicing, reconciliation, auditing and budget preparation. Include in your response the following: Employer name, dates of employment, number of hours per week and detail your experience 03 Please describe in detail a large-scale project you managed from start to finish, the type of project, duration of project, your position title at the time, and the tools used to track the progress. Include in your response the following: Employer name, dates of employment, number of hours per week and detail your experience. 04 lease describe in detail your experience with supervision of multiple staff. Include in your response the following: Employer name, dates of employment, number of hours per week and detail your experience. Required Question
Merced County, CA Merced, CA, United States
May 19, 2022
Variable Shift
Examples of Duties 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. Desirable Experience: Experience in fiscal administration, contract administration, accounting/fiscal operations, and/or budget preparation. Experience must have been in a full-time capacity. Desirable Education: Graduation from an accredited four (4) year college or university with a degree in accounting, business, or a closely related field OR at least five years of qualifying experience. Desirable License: Possession of Certified Public Accountant Licensure is desirable but not required. 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. Essential Functions ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Frequent operation of personal computer and other modern office equipment. Communicate effectively with others in person, in writing, and over the telephone. Analyze data, interpret policies, procedures and regulations, develop appropriate conclusions, and prepare reports. Meet deadlines under stressful conditions. Resolve conflicts and respond appropriately to complaints. Complete multiple priority projects with conflicting deadlines. Maintain confidential information in accordance with legal standards and/or County regulations. Make presentations. Train staff. Repetitive motion, sitting for long periods, walking. Occasional standing, pushing, pulling, bending, squatting, climbing. Lifting - Frequently 5 pounds or less; occasionally 5 to 30 pounds. Constant good overall vision and reading and close-up work. Frequent color perception and use of eye/hand coordination. Occasional use of depth perception and peripheral vision. Normal dexterity with frequent writing. Frequent hearing of normal speech, hearing/talking on the telephone, talking in person. Frequent decision making, concentration, and public contact. Some assignments may require working weekends, nights, and/or occasional overtime. Occasional exposure to noise; occasional contact with dirt, dust, indoor cold and heat. Regular attendance is an essential function. Knowledge of: Data processing techniques and capabilities. Data analysis and program planning and evaluation. Principles of public fiscal administration. Principles of staff management, supervision, and training. Organization and functions of the various County departments and political subdivisions. Political legislative processes. Codes, regulations, ordinances and laws governing the operations of the County and other governmental entities. Ability to: Plan, design, and implement complex automated systems. Analyze, develop and/or modify procedures and systems. Establish project development schedules and coordinate the effort of affected staff activities to attained desired goals and objectives. Evaluate manual work assignments and work flows to determine if cost effective automated alternatives could be implemented. FAMILY CARE LEAVE Family Care Leave applies to all employees who work 1250 or more hours in any twelve month period. HEALTH PLANS AND LIFE INSURANCE Extra-help employees are not entitled to County-paid medical, dental, vision, life insurance, Employee Assistance Program benefits and are not eligible to participate in the Deferred Compensation Plan. JURY DUTY Extra-help employees are not entitled to pay or receive reimbursement from the County for Jury Duty. PAID TIME BENEFITS Extra-help employees are not entitled to paid bereavement, vacation, or holidays. PAID SICK LEAVE Extra-help employees are entitled to accrue up to three (3) paid sick days (24 hours) in a 12-month period. SOCIAL SECURITY Extra-help employment earnings are not covered under Social Security. Merced County provides an alternate plan - Public Agency Retirement Services (PARS) - for extra-help employees who are otherwise not eligible for participation in the County's retirement system. COMPENSATION/UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE: The County does provide benefits to those eligible under the State Workers Compensation and Unemployment Insurance statutes. THIS BULLETIN IS NOT A CONTRACT AND DOES NOT CREATE CONTRACTUAL OR LEGAL RIGHTS ON BEHALF OF ANY EMPLOYEE. THIS BULLETIN IS SUBJECT OF BEING SUPPLEMENTED, MODIFIED, WITHDRAWN OR OTHERWISE CHANGED PENDING LABOR AGREEMENTS AND/OR AT THE DISCRETION OF THE COUNTY EXECUTIVE OFFICER OR AS THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS DEEM NECESSARY. For answers to specific questions regarding employee benefits, please call Human Resources at 209.385.7682. 01 Please describe in detail your experience with the competitive bidding process, drafting contracts and negotiating contract terms with vendors. Include in your response the following: Employer name, dates of employment, number of hours per week and detail your experience. 02 Please describe in detail your experience in invoicing, reconciliation, auditing and budget preparation. Include in your response the following: Employer name, dates of employment, number of hours per week and detail your experience. Required Question
Merced County, CA Los Banos, CA, United States
May 19, 2022
Full Time
Examples of Duties 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/MSS/ To view the job description, please click here: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/MSS/jobs/3444175/social-services-program-administrator HOLIDAYS & LEAVES MANAGEMENT LEAVE May receive, depending upon classification, 96 hours per Fiscal Year (prorated for the time remaining in the fiscal year). VACATION 10 days the first 5 years of continuous employment (limited to a maximum of 160 hours), 15 days in the second 5 years of continuous employment (limited to a maximum of 240 hours), and 20 days after 10 years of continuous employment (limited to a maximum of 320 hours). Optional annual sell back of a portion of accumulated vacation leave hours (maximum - 40 hours). SICK LEAVE .0462 hours sick leave for each paid regularly scheduled work hour. 12 days (96 hours per year) with unlimited accumulation. Optional annual buy back of a portion of accumulated sick leave hours upon meeting certain criteria. HOLIDAYS Twelve paid holidays annually plus one optional holiday. BEREAVEMENT LEAVE Three (3) regularly scheduled consecutive work days or five (5) days if distance traveled over 500 miles one-way. INSURANCE HEALTH INSURANCE County paid health plan with maximum contributions; 100% for employee up to maximum of $420, 50% of dependent up to maximum of $100 for child/$220 for spouse biweekly. There are multiple health plans to choose from. County paid dental and vision plans, 100% for employee, with 50% of dependent premiums paid by the County. County sponsored employee health clinic available for zero or reduced co-pay depending on selected health plan. DISABILITY INSURANCE Management Disability Plan includes a comprehensive Short/Long Term Disability plan paid for by the County. LIFE INSURANCE $50,000 County-paid Management Life Insurance coverage. $5,000 County-paid Life Insurance coverage (Accidental Death and Dismemberment included). Voluntary Term Life and Universal Life Insurance available - premium paid by employee. RETIREMENT DEFERRED COMPENSATION The County offers a 457 Deferred Compensation Plan. Employees choose their investment funds and can make pretax contributions to the plan up to the maximum allowable. MERCED COUNTY EMPLOYEE RETIREMENT ASSOCIATION The retirement plan is a defined benefit plan administered pursuant to the County Employees Retirement Law of 1937 and other provisions of the California Government Code. MCERA members also pay into Social Security.The applicable benefit formula is dependent upon your hire date with an MCERA employer; yourpension amount will be determined by your age, years of service and final compensation amount. EMPLOYEE PROGRAMS EMPLOYEE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (EAP) MHN EAP services provides up to five face-to-face counseling sessions per incident and provides a toll-free "800" hotline available 24/7 for emergencies and crisis intervention. EAP services include counseling services, legal services, financial services and Work-life Resource services. For more information log on to members.mhn.com. EMPLOYEE TICKETS, COUPONS, and DISCOUNTS The County of Merced has partnered with Employee Savings Tickets to provide discounted coupons and tickets for all county employees to attractions throughout the state and out-of-state. The discounts and coupons are available for shopping, movies, sporting events, theme parks, zoos and aquariums and much more. THIS BULLETIN IS NOT A CONTRACT AND DOES NOT CREATE CONTRACTUAL OR LEGAL RIGHTS ON BEHALF OF ANY EMPLOYEE. THIS BULLETIN IS SUBJECT OF BEING SUPPLEMENTED, MODIFIED, WITHDRAWN OR OTHERWISE CHANGED PENDING LABOR AGREEMENTS AND/OR AT THE DISCRETION OF THE COUNTY EXECUTIVE OFFICER OR AS THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS DEEM NECESSARY. For answers to specific questions regarding employee benefits, please call Human Resources at 209.385.7682.
Merced County, CA Merced, CA, United States
May 19, 2022
Full Time
Examples of Duties Please Note: 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. Serves as a First 5 Commissioner 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 the Department'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 Education: Graduation from a medical school approved or recognized by the Medical Board, State of California. 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 is highly desirable. Certification: Current board certification in a recognized field of medicine (i.e. - Preventive Medicine, Family Practice, Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Internal Medicine, etc.) 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. Possess a valid California driver's license at time of appointment and maintain. Essential Functions ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Apply principles and techniques of modern medicine and public health. Possess strong written and oral communication skills. Analyze data, interpret policies, procedures and regulations, and develop appropriate conclusions. Meet deadlines under stressful conditions; complete multiple priority projects with conflicting deadlines. Operate a personal computer and other office equipment. Resolve conflicts; respond appropriately to complaints; establish, implement and achieve goals. Maintain confidential information in accordance with legal standards and/or County regulations. Train, and provide medical oversight and consultation to staff. Frequent use of depth perception, peripheral vision and color perception. Frequently lift, carry, reach, push, pull, twist and manipulate large and small objects. Frequent use of hand-eye coordination; repetitive hand and arm motion; frequent holding and grasping. Occasionally lift and carry up to 40 pounds. Regular attendance is an essential function. Knowledge of: The principles and practices of modern medicine including preventive and primary health care. Public health sciences, epidemiology, maternal and child health, environmental health and public health medical science and its application. Principles and practices of public health programs; community health issues, needs, and problems. State Health and Safety Codes and relevant health laws, local health ordinances and political issues that impact public health. Organization of County Health Department and general operating policies and functions of the State Department of Health Services. The sociological and cultural issues involved in a public health programs. Ability to: Accurately perform public health related medical diagnosis and treatment. Plan, organize, develop and manage multiple operations and functions. Develop, organize, analyze, and interpret statistical data. Assist, train, and provide medical consultation to staff in planning, organizing and executing their work. Analyze issues and develop effective solutions. Use sound medical judgment in applying policies, laws and ordinances. Coordinate assigned Public Health duties with community organizations and government agencies. Establish and maintain cooperative relationships with those contacted during the course of the work. Provide briefings and/or presentations on current public health issues for professional and lay audiences. ALLOWANCES EXPENSE ALLOWANCE $100 per month expense allowance. HOLIDAYS & LEAVES MANAGEMENT LEAVE 96 hours per Fiscal Year (prorated for the time remaining in the fiscal year). VACATION 10 days the first 5 years of continuous employment (limited to a maximum of 160 hours), 15 days in the second 5 years of continuous employment (limited to a maximum of 240 hours), and 20 days after 10 years of continuous employment (limited to a maximum of 320 hours). Optional annual sell back of a portion of accumulated vacation leave hours (maximum - 40 hours). SICK LEAVE .0462 hours sick leave for each paid regularly scheduled work hour. 12 days (96 hours per year) with unlimited accumulation. Optional annual buy back of a portion of accumulated sick leave hours upon meeting certain criteria. HOLIDAYS Twelve paid holidays annually plus one optional holiday. BEREAVEMENT LEAVE Three (3) regularly scheduled work days or five (5) days if distance traveled over 500 miles one-way. INSURANCE HEALTH INSURANCE County paid health plan with maximum contributions; 100% for employee up to maximum of $420, 50% of dependent up to maximum of $100 for child/$220 for spouse biweekly. There are multiple health plans to choose from. County paid dental and vision plans, 100% for employee, with 50% of dependent premiums paid by the County. County sponsored employee health clinic available for zero or reduced co-pay depending on selected health plan. DISABILITY INSURANCE Management Disability Plan includes a comprehensive Short/Long Term Disability plan paid for by the County. LIFE INSURANCE $80,000 County-paid Management Life Insurance coverage. $5,000 County-paid Life Insurance coverage (Accidental Death and Dismemberment included). Voluntary Term Life and Universal Life Insurance available - premium paid by employee. RETIREMENT DEFERRED COMPENSATION The County offers a 457 Deferred Compensation Plan. Employees choose their investment funds and can make pretax contributions to the plan up to the maximum allowable. EXTRA HELP EMPLOYEES DO NOT QUALIFY FOR COUNTY BENEFITS. MERCED COUNTY EMPLOYEE RETIREMENT ASSOCIATION The retirement plan is a defined benefit plan administered pursuant to the County Employees Retirement Law of 1937 and other provisions of the California Government Code. MCERA members also pay into Social Security.The applicable benefit formula is dependent upon your hire date with an MCERA employer; yourpension amount will be determined by your age, years of service and final compensation amount. EMPLOYEE PROGRAMS EMPLOYEE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (EAP) MHNEAP services provides up to five face-to-face counseling sessions per incident and provides a toll-free "800" hotline available 24/7 for emergencies and crisis intervention. EAP services include counseling services, legal services, financial services and Work-life Resource services. For more information log on to members.mhn.com. EMPLOYEE TICKETS, COUPONS, and DISCOUNTS The County of Merced has partnered with Employee Savings Tickets to provide discounted coupons and tickets for all county employees to attractions throughout the state and out-of-state. The discounts and coupons are available for shopping, movies, sporting events, theme parks, zoos and aquariums and much more. THIS BULLETIN IS NOT A CONTRACT AND DOES NOT CREATE CONTRACTUAL OR LEGAL RIGHTS ON BEHALF OF ANY EMPLOYEE. THIS BULLETIN IS SUBJECT OF BEING SUPPLEMENTED, MODIFIED, WITHDRAWN OR OTHERWISE CHANGED PENDING LABOR AGREEMENTS AND/OR AT THE DISCRETION OF THE COUNTY EXECUTIVE OFFICER OR AS THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS DEEM NECESSARY. For answers to specific questions regarding employee benefits, please call Human Resources at 209.385.7682. 01 Do you have a valid license as a Physician & Surgeon from the Medical Board of California? If yes, please provide license number and expiration date. 02 Do you have a valid DEA certificate for the prescription of controlled medications? If yes, please provide certification number and expiration date. 03 Are you Board Certified? If Board Certified, please provide number and in what area of practice. 04 Are you Board Eligible? If Board eligible, how many hours are needed to sit for state exam? 05 Do you have two years' experience in a highly responsible management or administrative capacity in the following areas: Public Health, large health care agency, primary/family/adult/maternal child health or comparable field? If yes, please provide a brief summary of your roles and responsibilities. Required Question
Merced County, CA Merced, CA, United States
May 18, 2022
Variable Shift
Examples of Duties 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. Essential Functions ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Frequent operation of personal computer and other modern office equipment. Communicate effectively with others in person, in writing, and over the telephone. Analyze data, interpret policies, procedures and regulations, develop appropriate conclusions, and prepare reports. Meet deadlines under stressful conditions. Resolve conflicts and respond appropriately to complaints. Complete multiple priority projects with conflicting deadlines. Maintain confidential information in accordance with legal standards and/or County regulations. Make presentations. Train staff. Repetitive motion, sitting for long periods, walking. Occasional standing, pushing, pulling, bending, squatting, climbing. Lifting - Frequently 5 pounds or less; occasionally 5 to 30 pounds. Constant good overall vision and reading and close-up work. Frequent color perception and use of eye/hand coordination. Occasional use of depth perception and peripheral vision. Normal dexterity with frequent writing. Frequent hearing of normal speech, hearing/talking on the telephone, talking in person. Frequent decision making, concentration, and public contact. Some assignments may require working weekends, nights, and/or occasional overtime. Occasional exposure to noise; occasional contact with dirt, dust, indoor cold and heat. Regular attendance is an essential function. Knowledge of: Data processing techniques and capabilities. Data analysis and program planning and evaluation. Principles of public fiscal administration. Principles of staff management, supervision, and training. Organization and functions of the various County departments and political subdivisions. Political legislative processes. Codes, regulations, ordinances and laws governing the operations of the County and other governmental entities. Ability to: Plan, design, and implement complex automated systems. Analyze, develop and/or modify procedures and systems. Establish project development schedules and coordinate the effort of affected staff activities to attained desired goals and objectives. Evaluate manual work assignments and work flows to determine if cost effective automated alternatives could be implemented. FAMILY CARE LEAVE Family Care Leave applies to all employees who work 1250 or more hours in any twelve month period. HEALTH PLANS AND LIFE INSURANCE Extra-help employees are not entitled to County-paid medical, dental, vision, life insurance, Employee Assistance Program benefits and are not eligible to participate in the Deferred Compensation Plan. JURY DUTY Extra-help employees are not entitled to pay or receive reimbursement from the County for Jury Duty. PAID TIME BENEFITS Extra-help employees are not entitled to paid bereavement, vacation, or holidays. PAID SICK LEAVE Extra-help employees are entitled to accrue up to three (3) paid sick days (24 hours) in a 12-month period. SOCIAL SECURITY Extra-help employment earnings are not covered under Social Security. Merced County provides an alternate plan - Public Agency Retirement Services (PARS) - for extra-help employees who are otherwise not eligible for participation in the County's retirement system. COMPENSATION/UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE: The County does provide benefits to those eligible under the State Workers Compensation and Unemployment Insurance statutes. THIS BULLETIN IS NOT A CONTRACT AND DOES NOT CREATE CONTRACTUAL OR LEGAL RIGHTS ON BEHALF OF ANY EMPLOYEE. THIS BULLETIN IS SUBJECT OF BEING SUPPLEMENTED, MODIFIED, WITHDRAWN OR OTHERWISE CHANGED PENDING LABOR AGREEMENTS AND/OR AT THE DISCRETION OF THE COUNTY EXECUTIVE OFFICER OR AS THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS DEEM NECESSARY. For answers to specific questions regarding employee benefits, please call Human Resources at 209.385.7682.
Merced County, CA Merced, CA, United States
May 18, 2022
Variable Shift
Examples of Duties 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. Desirable Experience: Experience managing health, social, government services and programs preferably state/federal mandated programs. Experience in providing consultation and guidance to individuals and/or community groups. Experience in maintaining professional rapport with a variety of stakeholders including, but not limited to, public and private agencies, community organizations and professional groups. Desirable Education: Any combination equivalent to experience and training that would provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities would be qualifying or graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's degree. Desirable License: Possess a valid California driver's license 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. Essential Functions ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Frequent operation of personal computer and other modern office equipment. Communicate effectively with others in person, in writing, and over the telephone. Analyze data, interpret policies, procedures and regulations, develop appropriate conclusions, and prepare reports. Meet deadlines under stressful conditions. Resolve conflicts and respond appropriately to complaints. Complete multiple priority projects with conflicting deadlines. Maintain confidential information in accordance with legal standards and/or County regulations. Make presentations. Train staff. Repetitive motion, sitting for long periods, walking. Occasional standing, pushing, pulling, bending, squatting, climbing. Lifting - Frequently 5 pounds or less; occasionally 5 to 30 pounds. Constant good overall vision and reading and close-up work. Frequent color perception and use of eye/hand coordination. Occasional use of depth perception and peripheral vision. Normal dexterity with frequent writing. Frequent hearing of normal speech, hearing/talking on the telephone, talking in person. Frequent decision making, concentration, and public contact. Some assignments may require working weekends, nights, and/or occasional overtime. Occasional exposure to noise; occasional contact with dirt, dust, indoor cold and heat. Regular attendance is an essential function. Knowledge of: Data processing techniques and capabilities. Data analysis and program planning and evaluation. Principles of public fiscal administration. Principles of staff management, supervision, and training. Organization and functions of the various County departments and political subdivisions. Political legislative processes. Codes, regulations, ordinances and laws governing the operations of the County and other governmental entities. Ability to: Plan, design, and implement complex automated systems. Analyze, develop and/or modify procedures and systems. Establish project development schedules and coordinate the effort of affected staff activities to attained desired goals and objectives. Evaluate manual work assignments and work flows to determine if cost effective automated alternatives could be implemented. FAMILY CARE LEAVE Family Care Leave applies to all employees who work 1250 or more hours in any twelve month period. HEALTH PLANS AND LIFE INSURANCE Extra-help employees are not entitled to County-paid medical, dental, vision, life insurance, Employee Assistance Program benefits and are not eligible to participate in the Deferred Compensation Plan. JURY DUTY Extra-help employees are not entitled to pay or receive reimbursement from the County for Jury Duty. PAID TIME BENEFITS Extra-help employees are not entitled to paid bereavement, vacation, or holidays. PAID SICK LEAVE Extra-help employees are entitled to accrue up to three (3) paid sick days (24 hours) in a 12-month period. SOCIAL SECURITY Extra-help employment earnings are not covered under Social Security. Merced County provides an alternate plan - Public Agency Retirement Services (PARS) - for extra-help employees who are otherwise not eligible for participation in the County's retirement system. COMPENSATION/UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE: The County does provide benefits to those eligible under the State Workers Compensation and Unemployment Insurance statutes. THIS BULLETIN IS NOT A CONTRACT AND DOES NOT CREATE CONTRACTUAL OR LEGAL RIGHTS ON BEHALF OF ANY EMPLOYEE. THIS BULLETIN IS SUBJECT OF BEING SUPPLEMENTED, MODIFIED, WITHDRAWN OR OTHERWISE CHANGED PENDING LABOR AGREEMENTS AND/OR AT THE DISCRETION OF THE COUNTY EXECUTIVE OFFICER OR AS THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS DEEM NECESSARY. For answers to specific questions regarding employee benefits, please call Human Resources at 209.385.7682. 01 Please describe in detail your experience with developing and conducting trainings. Include in your response the following: Employer name, dates of employment, number of hours per week and detail your experience. 02 Please describe in detail your experience developing and delivering a engaging presentation. Include in your response the following: Employer name, dates of employment, number of hours per week and detail your experience. Required Question
Merced County, CA Merced, CA, United States
May 18, 2022
Full Time
Examples of Duties 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. Extra-Help pay rate is $30.16 - $39.11 per hour. 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. Essential Functions ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Communicate effectively with others in person and over the telephone. Analyze data, interpret policies, procedures and regulations, develop appropriate conclusions, and prepare reports. Meet deadlines under stressful conditions. Resolve conflicts and respond appropriately to complaints. Complete multiple priority projects with conflicting deadlines. Maintain confidential information in accordance with legal standards and/or County regulations. Lift and move with help objects weighing over 50 pounds. Frequent use of depth perception, peripheral vision and color perception. Frequently lift, carry, reach, push, pull, twist and manipulate large and small objects. Kneel, bend, twist, squat, balance and crawl. Frequent use of hand-eye coordination. Frequent use of data entry device including repetitive hand and arm motion. Occasionally lift and move with help objects weighing over 100 pounds. The employee shall be physically able to handle a "take down" procedure (restrain hostile/violent clients in a crisis situation) as warranted during the course of performing their assigned duties. Duties require exposure to patients who may be hostile, violent, mentally ill, and/or who may have infectious diseases. Positions assigned to the Marie Green In-Patient Unit and Crisis Stabilization Unit work shifts and holidays. Normal dexterity, frequent holding and grasping. Sit, stand or walk for long periods of time. Regular attendance is an essential function. Knowledge of: Modern methods, techniques, and procedures of general psychiatric professional nursing. Psychiatric terminology and medical terminology. Procedures, equipment, and methods used for in-patient and out-patient medical care. Rehabilitation methods and programs. Counseling and treatment methods for patients with mental health and alcohol and drug problems. Serious Mental Disorders and use of/Psychiatric medications and potential side effects. Ability to: Develop, implement, and evaluate nursing plans to meet psychiatric in-patients' needs. Analyze facts and conditions, apply sound psychiatric principles in making decisions. Serves as a team member and leader in the development of nursing and psychiatric treatment services for patients. Use patience and understanding when dealing with patients with mental problems. Develop and use community resources in psychiatric nursing work. Provide counseling and assistance for family members of patients. Communicate effectively orally and in writing. Prepare clear, concise, and accurate records and reports. Develop and maintain effective working relationships with the general public, physicians, co-workers and those contacted during the course of work. HOLIDAYS & LEAVES VACATION 10 days the first 5 years of continuous employment (limited to a maximum of 160 hours), 15 days in the second 5 years of continuous employment (limited to a maximum of 240 hours), and 20 days after 10 years of continuous employment (limited to a maximum of 320 hours). SICK LEAVE .0462 hours sick leave for each paid regularly scheduled work hour. 12 days (96 hours per year) with unlimited accumulation. Optional annual buy back of a portion of accumulated sick leave hours upon meeting certain criteria. HOLIDAYS Twelve paid holidays annually plus one optional holiday. BEREAVEMENT LEAVE Three (3) regularly scheduled work days or five (5) days if distance traveled over 500 miles one-way. INSURANCE HEALTH INSURANCE County paid health plan with maximum contributions; 100% for employee up to maximum of $420, 50% of dependent up to maximum of $100 for child/$220 for spouse biweekly. There are multiple health plans to choose from. County paid dental and vision plans, 100% for employee, with 50% of dependent premiums paid by the County. County sponsored employee health clinic available for zero or reduced co-pay depending on selected health plan. DISABILITY INSURANCE State Disability Insurance - Benefit based on highest quarter during previous calendar year. Employee pays premium. LIFE INSURANCE $10,000 County-paid coverage (Accidental Death and Dismemberment included). Voluntary Term Life and Universal Life Insurance available - premium paid by employee. RETIREMENT DEFERRED COMPENSATION The County offers a 457 Deferred Compensation Plan. Employees choose their investment funds and can make pretax contributions to the plan up to the maximum allowable. MERCED COUNTY EMPLOYEE RETIREMENT ASSOCIATION The retirement plan is a defined benefit plan administered pursuant to the County Employees Retirement Law of 1937 and other provisions of the California Government Code. MCERA members also pay into Social Security.The applicable benefit formula is dependent upon your hire date with an MCERA employer; yourpension amount will be determined by your age, years of service and final compensation amount. EXTRA HELP EMPLOYEES DO NOT QUALIFY FOR COUNTY BENEFITS. EMPLOYEE PROGRAMS EMPLOYEE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (EAP) MHN EAP services provides up to five face-to-face counseling sessions per incident and provides a toll-free "800" hotline available 24/7 for emergencies and crisis intervention. EAP services include counseling services, legal services, financial services and Work-life Resource services. For more information log on to members.mhn.com. EMPLOYEE TICKETS, COUPONS, and DISCOUNTS The County of Merced has partnered with Employee Savings Tickets to provide discounted coupons and tickets for all county employees to attractions throughout the state and out-of-state. The discounts and coupons are available for shopping, movies, sporting events, theme parks, zoos and aquariums and much more. THIS BULLETIN IS NOT A CONTRACT AND DOES NOT CREATE CONTRACTUAL OR LEGAL RIGHTS ON BEHALF OF ANY EMPLOYEE. THIS BULLETIN IS SUBJECT OF BEING SUPPLEMENTED, MODIFIED, WITHDRAWN OR OTHERWISE CHANGED PENDING LABOR AGREEMENTS AND/OR AT THE DISCRETION OF THE COUNTY EXECUTIVE OFFICER OR AS THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS DEEM NECESSARY. For answers to specific questions regarding employee benefits, please call Human Resources at 209.385.7682. 01 Describe your experience working with individuals with mental illness. 02 Describe your experience working as a Charge Nurse. 03 Describe your experience passing medications to a unit with a census of 10-15 patients. 04 Describe your experience working with Dispensing emergency/injectable IM medications. 05 Describe your experience working with Mental Health court processes (5250 hearings, conservatorship processes). Required Question
Merced County, CA Merced, CA, United States
May 18, 2022
Full Time
Examples of Duties Duties may include, but are not limited to the following: When working within the general County departments, the incumbent may be responsible for the following duties: Compiles data and interprets such data for budget preparation purposes in a large department; Supervises and participates in the maintenance of records in accounting systems for fund appropriations and expenditures, accounts payable and accounts receivable, purchasing and similar financial and statistical activities. Assists in developing forms and methods of financial record keeping, or accounting systems. Initiates fund transfers, interdepartmental billing and other administrative adjustments in budget appropriations. May prepare technically difficult statistical and/or accounting reports from a variety of sources. May prepare grant expenditure claims and reports. Reviews time cards of the employees and tracks vacation, holiday, and time off earned and taken. When working within the Auditor/Controller Department, the incumbent may be responsible for the following duties: Assists in reviewing and auditing computer based accounting input documentation for accuracy, adequacy and conformity to instructions or prescribed work methods. Balances accounts and researches errors by checking previous entries, records and supporting documents. Notifies departments of errors and corrections made or to be made. Reviews various account balances before releasing payment where high rate of expenditures or periodic reallocation of fund exists. Contacts departments or divisions because of insufficient appropriations and holding warrants until budget transfers are made. Assists in maintaining general ledger, appropriation and revenues ledgers, encumbering funds by department and budget classification. Posts expenditures and appropriations charges; liquidates encumbrances; assists in verifying accuracy of multiple data entries that go into the overall computerized accounting systems. Interprets and applies detailed and extensive instructions. Functions in a specialized area such as in warrant control and processing or encumbrance/purchase order control, and solving problems related to input and output of data. Contacts other staff, public, and vendors regarding difficult and complex transactions and problems in the accounting or bookkeeping system. Explains laws and regulations and procedures, and answers inquires from departments using independent judgment. Acts in a lead capacity and is responsible for performing the more difficult work which may include: Prepares and submits periodic payroll reports. Audits and verifies the employee appointment and status change action. Computes and processes payroll deductions, and voluntary payroll deduction. Processes vacation accrual, sick leave and other types of time off; reviews and assists in the preparation of complex and large periodic IRS, unemployment, and similar reports required in the payroll function. Reviews work of lower level Account Clerks and related account payable and claims processing; trains new employees. Minimum Qualifications Experience: Three (3) years of responsible technical experience in financial, accounting, or statistical record keeping activities. Formal education in basic accounting, bookkeeping may substitute for the experience requirement on a year-for-year basis. Essential Functions ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Operate a personal computer and other office equipment. Communicate effectively with others in person, in writing and over the telephone. Analyze data, interpret directions, procedures and regulations, and develop appropriate responses. Perform job duties under stressful conditions and respond appropriately to situations. Maintain confidential information in accordance with legal standards and/or County regulations. Frequent use of depth perception, peripheral vision and color perception. Frequently lift, carry, reach, push, pull, twist and manipulate large and small objects. Kneel, bend, twist, squat, balance and crawl. Frequent use of hand-eye coordination. Frequent use of data entry device including repetitive hand and arm motion. Occasionally lift and carry up to 40 pounds. Normal dexterity, frequent holding and grasping. Regular attendance is an essential function. Knowledge of: Basic budget preparation procedures. Methods, practices and technology used in the development, maintenance and control of fiscal and accounting work. Basic governmental accounting principles and procedures. Purposes and methods of financial record keeping. Data processing procedures as integrated with accounting systems. Employee training. Ability to: Prepare clear and accurate financial statements and reports and analyze accounting and budgetary data. Perform a wide variety of difficult sub-professional accounting clerical work without continuous supervision. Perform a variety of arithmetical calculations quickly and accurately. Interpret and apply laws, regulations and policies. Maintain complex records and analyze data. Coordinate, train and direct the work of others. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with others. Resolve work problems related to the maintenance of county financial, accounting and personnel records. Read and write at a level required for successful job performance. HOLIDAYS & LEAVES VACATION 10 days the first 5 years of continuous employment (limited to a maximum of 160 hours), 15 days in the second 5 years of continuous employment (limited to a maximum of 240 hours), and 20 days after 10 years of continuous employment (limited to a maximum of 320 hours). SICK LEAVE .0462 hours sick leave for each paid regularly scheduled work hour. 12 days (96 hours per year) with unlimited accumulation. Optional annual buy back of a portion of accumulated sick leave hours upon meeting certain criteria. HOLIDAYS Twelve paid holidays annually plus one optional holiday. BEREAVEMENT LEAVE Three (3) regularly scheduled work days or five (5) days if distance traveled over 500 miles one-way. INSURANCE HEALTH INSURANCE County paid health plan with maximum contributions; 100% for employee up to maximum of $420, 50% of dependent up to maximum of $100 for child/$220 for spouse biweekly. County paid dental and vision plans, 100% for employee, with 50% of dependent premiums paid by the County. County sponsored employee health clinic available for zero or reduced co-pay depending on selected health plan. DISABILITY INSURANCE State Disability Insurance - Benefit based on highest quarter during previous calendar year. Employee pays premium. LIFE INSURANCE $10,000 County-paid coverage (Accidental Death and Dismemberment included). Voluntary Term Life and Universal Life Insurance available - premium paid by employee. RETIREMENT DEFERRED COMPENSATION The County offers a 457 Deferred Compensation Plan. Employees choose their investment funds and can make pretax contributions to the plan up to the maximum allowable. MERCED COUNTY EMPLOYEE RETIREMENT ASSOCIATION The retirement plan is a defined benefit plan administered pursuant to the County Employees Retirement Law of 1937 and other provisions of the California Government Code. MCERA members also pay into Social Security.The applicable benefit formula is dependent upon your hire date with an MCERA employer; yourpension amount will be determined by your age, years of service and final compensation amount. EXTRA HELP EMPLOYEES DO NOT QUALIFY FOR COUNTY BENEFITS. EMPLOYEE PROGRAMS EMPLOYEE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (EAP) MHNEAP services provides up to five face-to-face counseling sessions per incident and provides a toll-free "800" hotline available 24/7 for emergencies and crisis intervention. EAP services include counseling services, legal services, financial services and Worklife Resource services. For more informationlogonto members.mhn.com. EMPLOYEE TICKETS, COUPONS, and DISCOUNTS The County of Merced has partnered with Employee Savings Tickets to provide discounted coupons and tickets for all county employees to attractions throughout the state and out-of-state. The discounts and coupons are available for shopping, movies, sporting events, theme parks, zoos and aquariums and much more. THIS BULLETIN IS NOT A CONTRACT AND DOES NOT CREATE CONTRACTUAL OR LEGAL RIGHTS ON BEHALF OF ANY EMPLOYEE. THIS BULLETIN IS SUBJECT OF BEING SUPPLEMENTED, MODIFIED, WITHDRAWN OR OTHERWISE CHANGED PENDING LABOR AGREEMENTS AND/OR AT THE DISCRETION OF THE COUNTY EXECUTIVE OFFICER OR AS THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS DEEM NECESSARY. For answers to specific questions regarding employee benefits, please call Human Resources at 209.385.7682.
Merced County, CA Merced, CA, United States
May 18, 2022
Full Time
Examples of Duties Duties may include, but are not limited to the following: Interviews and counsels parents of handicapped children; reevaluates yearly eligibility for family. Obtains and evaluates information to determine medical eligibility and establish financial eligibility. Assists applicants obtain information and resolve discrepancies in the application and declaration. Authorizes medical care for handicapped children; refers applicants to other agencies when appropriate. Assists ineligible families to secure aid from various agencies and medical insurance programs. Arranges and schedules clinics, sends out appointment notices; prepares monthly billings for families. Assists families with transportation and housing problems. Maintains log of Maintenance and Transportation authorizations for administrative invoicing. Acts as liaison between families and the State CCS or Nurse Case Manager in obtaining authorizations. Interprets the policies, rules and regulations of the CCS program to applicants, recipients and others. Provide services and engage in other activities to enhance services to Medi-Cal beneficiaries. Minimum Qualifications Level I Experience: One (1) year performing duties comparable to a Community Health Specialist, Public Health Social Worker, or Eligibility Worker II, in a social service or public health agency. OR Education: Successful completion of 30 college semester units in social welfare, social/human services, sociology, nursing, or other behavioral or public health science. Level II Experience: Two (2) years performing duties comparable to a Social Worker I, or Community Health Specialist, or Eligibility Worker II, in a social service, public health, or community agency. One (1) year of experience as California Children's Service Worker I can substitute for one (1) year of the two (2) years experience. OR Education: Successful completion of 30 college semester units in social welfare, social/human services, sociology, nursing, or other behavioral or public health science. AND One (1) year of experience as California Children's Service Worker I in Merced County. SOME POSITIONS IN THIS CLASSIFICATION WILL BE SUBJECT TO CRIMINAL HISTORY BACKGROUND CHECKS PURSUANT TO THE HUMAN RESOURCES RULES AND REGULATIONS, SECTION 2, B Essential Functions ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Operate a personal computer and other office equipment. Communicate effectively with others in person and over the telephone. Analyze data, interpret directions, procedures and regulations, and develop appropriate responses. Perform job duties under stressful conditions and respond appropriately to situations. Maintain confidential information in accordance with legal standards and/or County regulations. Frequent use of depth perception, peripheral vision and color perception. Frequently lift, carry, reach, push, pull, twist and manipulate large and small objects. Frequent use of hand-eye coordination; normal dexterity, frequent holding and grasping. Frequent use of data entry device including repetitive hand and arm motion. Occasionally lift and carry up to 40 pounds. Frequent public contact, concentration in noisy conditions, exposure to emergency situations. Occasional exposure to hazardous materials, cold and heat. Regular attendance is an essential function. Knowledge of: A basic understanding of the goals of public service programs; State and Community resources. Modern office practices, methods, procedures, and equipment. Basic record keeping procedures and math procedures. Laws, rules and regulations governing California Children's Services Program. Medical terminology and disease classification; Sociological and cultural differences. Ability to: Learn interviewing techniques to obtain/exchange information. Read, understand, and follow complex rules, regulations, and policies. Organize work effectively; Make accurate arithmetic computations. Communicate with others from diverse socioeconomic and cultural backgrounds. Establish and maintain cooperative working relations with staff and general public. Interpret State and County policies, rules and regulations. Recognize pertinent patient information. Complete clinic schedules, letters, and reports utilizing keyboarding/typing skills. Conduct sensitive interviews with patients and their families; Maintain patient confidentiality. HOLIDAYS & LEAVES VACATION 10 days the first 5 years of continuous employment (limited to a maximum of 160 hours), 15 days in the second 5 years of continuous employment (limited to a maximum of 240 hours), and 20 days after 10 years of continuous employment (limited to a maximum of 320 hours). SICK LEAVE .0462 hours sick leave for each paid regularly scheduled work hour. 12 days (96 hours per year) with unlimited accumulation. Optional annual buy back of a portion of accumulated sick leave hours upon meeting certain criteria. HOLIDAYS Twelve paid holidays annually plus one optional holiday. BEREAVEMENT LEAVE Three (3) regularly scheduled work days or five (5) days if distance traveled over 500 miles one-way. INSURANCE HEALTH INSURANCE County paid health plan with maximum contributions; 100% for employee up to maximum of $420, 50% of dependent up to maximum of $100 for child/$220 for spouse biweekly. There are multiple health plans to choose from. County paid dental and vision plans, 100% for employee, with 50% of dependent premiums paid by the County. County sponsored employee health clinic available for zero or reduced co-pay depending on selected health plan. DISABILITY INSURANCE State Disability Insurance - Benefit based on highest quarter during previous calendar year. Employee pays premium. LIFE INSURANCE $10,000 County-paid coverage (Accidental Death and Dismemberment included). Voluntary Term Life and Universal Life Insurance available - premium paid by employee. RETIREMENT DEFERRED COMPENSATION The County offers a 457 Deferred Compensation Plan. Employees choose their investment funds and can make pretax contributions to the plan up to the maximum allowable. MERCED COUNTY EMPLOYEE RETIREMENT ASSOCIATION The retirement plan is a defined benefit plan administered pursuant to the County Employees Retirement Law of 1937 and other provisions of the California Government Code. MCERA members also pay into Social Security.The applicable benefit formula is dependent upon your hire date with an MCERA employer; yourpension amount will be determined by your age, years of service and final compensation amount. EXTRA HELP EMPLOYEES DO NOT QUALIFY FOR COUNTY BENEFITS. EMPLOYEE PROGRAMS EMPLOYEE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (EAP) MHN EAP services provides up to five face-to-face counseling sessions per incident and provides a toll-free "800" hotline available 24/7 for emergencies and crisis intervention. EAP services include counseling services, legal services, financial services and Work-life Resource services. For more information log on to members.mhn.com. EMPLOYEE TICKETS, COUPONS, and DISCOUNTS The County of Merced has partnered with Employee Savings Tickets to provide discounted coupons and tickets for all county employees to attractions throughout the state and out-of-state. The discounts and coupons are available for shopping, movies, sporting events, theme parks, zoos and aquariums and much more. THIS BULLETIN IS NOT A CONTRACT AND DOES NOT CREATE CONTRACTUAL OR LEGAL RIGHTS ON BEHALF OF ANY EMPLOYEE. THIS BULLETIN IS SUBJECT OF BEING SUPPLEMENTED, MODIFIED, WITHDRAWN OR OTHERWISE CHANGED PENDING LABOR AGREEMENTS AND/OR AT THE DISCRETION OF THE COUNTY EXECUTIVE OFFICER OR AS THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS DEEM NECESSARY. For answers to specific questions regarding employee benefits, please call Human Resources at 209.385.7682. 01 Describe your work-related counseling experience. Include in your response the employer name, your job title, and the number of years of experience you possess. 02 Describe your experience interviewing clients to assess and ensure eligibility for resources and services. Include in your response the employer name, your job title, and the number of years of experience you possess. 03 Describe your experience with case management. Include in your response the employer name, your job title, and the number of years of experience you possess. Required Question
Merced County, CA Merced, CA, United States
May 17, 2022
Full Time
Examples of Duties Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Plans, organizes, manages, directs and supervises Senior Service Programs in various communities throughout Merced County. Prepares program budgets, justifies expenditure changes, and controls expenditures. Selects, trains, and evaluates program staff and counsels staff as warranted by problems and circumstances. Gathers and organizes data and prepares program reports, develops and establishes goals and objectives for Senior Service programs, modifying them as necessary and plans and assists with organizing special Senior Citizen events. Develops and distributes resource information regarding services available to Senior Citizens, researches, assesses, and analyzes Senior Citizen program needs and may negotiate and prepare contracts or agreements for programs and activities. Analyzes program effectiveness and initiates changes as necessary. May assist with the preparation of grant funding proposals, coordinates contracted program activities and serves as a liaison between senior programs, the community and subcontractors. Represents Senior Services programs with clients, the public, organizations and other government jurisdictions. Performs a broad range of administrative and management duties. Minimum Qualifications Experience: Two (2) years of increasingly responsible experience in senior citizen or closely related programs which involve program and administrative duties including program supervision, grant contract management and program planning. A Master's degree in Social Work, Business Administration, Public Administration, the Social Sciences or closely related field may be substituted for one (1) year of the required experience. Education: Equivalent of a Bachelor's degree in Social Work, Business Administration, Public Administration, Social Sciences, or closely related field. Responsible administrative experience in senior citizen or closely related programs may be substituted on a year for year basis. Essential Functions ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Operate a personal computer and other modern office equipment. Analyze and interpret data, develop conclusions, and prepare reports. Monitor and evaluate program effectiveness. Complete multiple priority projects with conflicting deadlines. Establish, implement and achieve departmental goals. Resolve conflicts and respond to complaints under stressful conditions. Maintain confidential information according to legal standards and/or County regulations. Interview others to obtain and exchange information. Make presentations before groups. Frequent use of depth perception, peripheral vision and color perception. Frequent use of hand-eye coordination. Frequent use of data entry device including repetitive hand and arm motion. Occasionally lift and carry up to 40 pounds. Normal dexterity, frequent holding and grasping. Sit or stand for long periods of time. Regular attendance is an essential function. Knowledge of: Senior citizen needs and organization of programs to meet those needs. Principles and procedures related to the management of grant funded programs and contracted services. Federal, State, and local laws and regulations applicable to senior citizen services and programs. Principles, techniques, and practices of effective business and program administration. Budget development and expenditure control. Public personnel management and administration. Principles and techniques of effective employee supervision, training and development, and management. Ability to: Plan, organize, direct and manage senior citizen programs and services. Develop budgets and control expenditures. Prepare and negotiate contracts and agreements. Understand governmental and administrative structures and problems. Be responsible for gathering and evaluating data and preparing program reports. Effectively represent the Area Agency on Aging in contacts with the public, clients, and other government agencies. HOLIDAYS & LEAVES MANAGEMENT LEAVE: May receive, depending upon classification, 96 hours per Fiscal Year (prorated for the time remaining in the fiscal year). VACATION: 10 days the first 5 years of continuous employment (limited to a maximum of 160 hours), 15 days in the second 5 years of continuous employment (limited to a maximum of 240 hours), and 20 days after 10 years of continuous employment (limited to a maximum of 320 hours). Optional annual sell back of a portion of accumulated vacation leave hours (maximum - 20 hours). SICK LEAVE: .0462 hours sick leave for each paid regularly scheduled work hour. 12 days (96 hours per year) with unlimited accumulation. Optional annual buy back of a portion of accumulated sick leave hours upon meeting certain criteria. HOLIDAYS: Twelve paid holidays annually plus one optional holiday. BEREAVEMENT LEAVE Three (3) regularly scheduled work days or five (5) days if distance traveled over 500 miles one-way. INSURANCE HEALTH INSURANCE: County paid health plan with maximum contributions; 100% for employee up to maximum of $420, 50% of dependent up to maximum of $100 for child/$220 for spouse biweekly. There are multiple health plans to choose from. County paid dental and vision plans, 100% for employee, with 50% of dependent premiums paid by the County. County sponsored employee health clinic available for zero or reduced co-pay depending on selected health plan. DISABILITY INSURANCE: Management Disability Plan includes a comprehensive Short/Long Term Disability plan paid for by the County. LIFE INSURANCE: $30,000 County-paid Management Life Insurance coverage. $5,000 County-paid Life Insurance coverage (Accidental Death and Dismemberment included). Voluntary Term Life and Universal Life Insurance available - premium paid by employee. RETIREMENT DEFERRED COMPENSATION: The County offers a 457 Deferred Compensation Plan. Employees choose their investment funds and can make pretax contributions to the plan up to the maximum allowable. EXTRA HELP EMPLOYEES DO NOT QUALIFY FOR COUNTY BENEFITS. MERCED COUNTY EMPLOYEE RETIREMENT ASSOCIATION The retirement plan is a defined benefit plan administered pursuant to the County Employees Retirement Law of 1937 and other provisions of the California Government Code. MCERA members also pay into Social Security.The applicable benefit formula is dependent upon your hire date with an MCERA employer; yourpension amount will be determined by your age, years of service and final compensation amount. EMPLOYEE PROGRAMS EMPLOYEE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (EAP) Horizon Health EAP services provides up to five face-to-face counseling sessions per incident and provides a toll-free "800" hotline available 24/7 for emergencies and crisis intervention. EAP services include counseling services, legal services, financial services and Work-life Resource services. For more information go to Horizon Health EAP Services EMPLOYEE TICKETS, COUPONS, and DISCOUNTS The County of Merced has partnered with Employee Savings Tickets to provide discounted coupons and tickets for all county employees to attractions throughout the state and out-of-state. The discounts and coupons are available for shopping, movies, sporting events, theme parks, zoos and aquariums and much more. THIS BULLETIN IS NOT A CONTRACT AND DOES NOT CREATE CONTRACTUAL OR LEGAL RIGHTS ON BEHALF OF ANY EMPLOYEE. THIS BULLETIN IS SUBJECT OF BEING SUPPLEMENTED, MODIFIED, WITHDRAWN OR OTHERWISE CHANGED PENDING LABOR AGREEMENTS AND/OR AT THE DISCRETION OF THE COUNTY EXECUTIVE OFFICER OR AS THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS DEEM NECESSARY. For answers to specific questions regarding employee benefits, please call Human Resources at 209.385.7682. 01 Describe your experience working with older or dependent adults. Please include employer, title, dates of employment and hours worked. 02 How many years of experience do you have supervising employees and/or volunteers? Describe the number of employees and the setting. 03 Describe your experience with coordinating health insurance programs, including Medi-Cal, Medi-Care, reviewing share of cost and premium payments. 04 What experience do you have monitoring a program budget and/or expenditures? Please include employer, title, dates of employment and hours worked. Required Question
Merced County, CA Atwater, CA, United States
May 17, 2022
Variable Shift
Examples of Duties 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 $15.04 per hour. 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: Receives, unloads, processes and impounds animals from the general public and Animal Service Officers. Separate all newly received animals for observation, treatment, and segregation. Assess animal's condition. Administer vaccination for common diseases. Scan for microchip identification device. Assign the animal a unique tracking number and collar. Accurately fills out appropriate forms. Place the animal in the kennel or arranges for it to be examined by a veterinarian if needed. May assist Shelter Veterinarian in surgical suite and clean maintain and sterilize surgical instruments and equipment as required. Performs general, continuous clean up and maintenance of the assigned service area and grounds by washing with prescribed cleaning material or chemicals utilizing proper safety practices and equipment. Operates small trucks and stock trailers used in transporting animals, equipment, and supplies. Examines animals to determine age/sex, behavioral characteristics, and overall condition. Maintains inventory of food, tools, and other related supplies. Conducts informational tours, educational tours for interested groups visiting the facility; Conducts animal adoption interviews with potential adopters. Administers vaccines and other prescribed medications to animals in our care. Implant microchip identification devices. Assists the Animal Control Supervisor and/or Animal Care Specialist II in performing humane euthanasia. Performs Humane Euthanasia (ACS II). May assist Shelter Veterinarian in surgical suite and clean maintain and sterilize surgical instruments and equipment as required. May direct and oversee the activities of volunteers, community service, work-in-lieu, welfare-to-work or work experience participants. Minimum Qualifications Animal Care Specialist I Experience: Some experience in the feeding, care and maintenance of domestic companion animals and/or livestock. Education: High school graduation or equivalent. Licenses: At the time of appointment, possess and maintain a valid California Driver's License free of repetitive moving violations and preventable accidents. Record Verification will be required. Obtain California certification for euthanasia by injection prior to the end of probationary period. Any employee failing to obtain this certification may be terminated from employment. Animal Care Specialist II Experience: Minimum of one (1) year experience comparable to an Animal Care Specialist I in Merced County. Licenses: At the time of appointment, possess and maintain a valid California Driver's License free of repetitive moving violations and preventable accidents. Record Verification will be required. Possession of valid California Euthanasia by Injection certificate. POSITIONS IN THIS CLASSIFICATION SERIES WILL BE SUBJECT TO A CRIMINAL HISTORY BACKGROUND CHECK. Essential Functions ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Communicate effectively with others in person, in writing, or using various types of communication devices. Safely use animal handling equipment and small hand tools for repair of equipment and facility maintenance. Provide customer service in a courteous and professional manner. Analyze data, interpret policies, procedures and regulations, develop appropriate conclusions, and prepare reports. Meet deadlines under stressful conditions. Resolve conflicts and respond appropriately to complaints. Maintain confidential information in accordance with legal standards and/or County regulations. Conduct field activities on uneven surfaces under various environmental conditions. Physically restrain animals. Drive a light truck safely and in accordance with traffic laws. Occasional use of computers and various office equipment. Sitting or standing for extended periods, walking for extended periods over uneven terrain or surfaces. Occasional climbing stairs or ladders. Driving, pushing/pulling and bending/squatting. Frequent lifting and carrying of 5 to 50 pounds and occasional lifting and carrying of up to 75 pounds unassisted. Constant use of overall visual capabilities Frequent use of color and depth perception, peripheral vision, hand/eye coordination, reading and/or close up work. Normal dexterity with constant holding, frequent grasping, reaching, repetitive motion, fine manipulation skills and writing. Constant hearing normal speech, hearing/talking on the radio/telephone and in person. Constant concentration with frequent public contact. Frequent euthanasia of both sick and healthy animals. Occasional exposure to emergency situations, animal related trauma grief, or death. Assignments require working weekends, overtime, holidays and early morning. Use of various hand tools and powered maintenance equipment. Frequent interaction with animals of various types and temperaments. Exposure to outdoor conditions including heat/cold, dust, chemical residues, allergens, or odors; exposure to noise, indoor/outdoor industrial conditions including heat/cold, odors, chemicals and bio-hazards. Regular attendance is an essential function. Knowledge of: Various breeds of dogs, cats and other domestic and wild animals. Procedures in keeping kennels sanitary. Proper materials and procedures used for cleaning purposes. Proper euthanasia and disposal techniques for animals. Proper care, handling and feeding for various dogs and animals and the common diseases of animals and their symptoms. General maintenance equipment and techniques. Basic animal handling techniques and basic behavioral characteristics of domestic pets, common wildlife and livestock. Basic understanding of common domestic pet anatomy. Basic understanding of state and local laws relating to the care and maintenance of domestic pets, livestock, wildlife and quarantining of suspected rabid animals. Ability to: Care for various types of animals including those that are sick or injured, humanely and sympathetically. Perform a variety of animal shelter maintenance activities using hand or power tools. Handle animals properly without fear, safely and humanely. Clean and sanitize assigned areas and equipment. Administer medications and properly store, handle and log controlled substances. Use various types of office equipment including personal computers. Perform injections on shelter animals including implanting microchip identification devices. Understand and carry out oral and written instructions. Keep clear and accurate records Work cooperatively with others. HOLIDAYS & LEAVES VACATION 10 days the first 5 years of continuous employment (limited to a maximum of 160 hours), 15 days in the second 5 years of continuous employment (limited to a maximum of 240 hours), and 20 days after 10 years of continuous employment (limited to a maximum of 320 hours). SICK LEAVE .0462 hours sick leave for each paid regularly scheduled work hour. 12 days (96 hours per year) with unlimited accumulation. Optional annual buy back of a portion of accumulated sick leave hours upon meeting certain criteria. HOLIDAYS Twelve paid holidays annually plus one optional holiday. BEREAVEMENT LEAVE Three (3) regularly scheduled work days or five (5) days if distance traveled over 500 miles one-way. INSURANCE HEALTH INSURANCE County paid health plan with maximum contributions; 100% for employee up to maximum of $420, 50% of dependent up to maximum of $100 for child/$220 for spouse biweekly. There are multiple health plans to choose from. County paid dental and vision plans, 100% for employee, with 50% of dependent premiums paid by the County. County sponsored employee health clinic available for zero or reduced co-pay depending on selected health plan. DISABILITY INSURANCE State Disability Insurance - Benefit based on highest quarter during previous calendar year. Employee pays premium. LIFE INSURANCE $10,000 County-paid coverage (Accidental Death and Dismemberment included). Voluntary Term Life and Universal Life Insurance available - premium paid by employee. RETIREMENT DEFERRED COMPENSATION The County offers a 457 Deferred Compensation Plan. Employees choose their investment funds and can make pretax contributions to the plan up to the maximum allowable. MERCED COUNTY EMPLOYEE RETIREMENT ASSOCIATION The retirement plan is a defined benefit plan administered pursuant to the County Employees Retirement Law of 1937 and other provisions of the California Government Code. MCERA members also pay into Social Security.The applicable benefit formula is dependent upon your hire date with an MCERA employer; yourpension amount will be determined by your age, years of service and final compensation amount. EXTRA HELP EMPLOYEES DO NOT QUALIFY FOR COUNTY BENEFITS. EMPLOYEE PROGRAMS EMPLOYEE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (EAP) MHN EAP services provides up to five face-to-face counseling sessions per incident and provides a toll-free "800" hotline available 24/7 for emergencies and crisis intervention. EAP services include counseling services, legal services, financial services and Work-life Resource services. For more information log on to members.mhn.com. EMPLOYEE TICKETS, COUPONS, and DISCOUNTS The County of Merced has partnered with Employee Savings Tickets to provide discounted coupons and tickets for all county employees to attractions throughout the state and out-of-state. The discounts and coupons are available for shopping, movies, sporting events, theme parks, zoos and aquariums and much more. THIS BULLETIN IS NOT A CONTRACT AND DOES NOT CREATE CONTRACTUAL OR LEGAL RIGHTS ON BEHALF OF ANY EMPLOYEE. THIS BULLETIN IS SUBJECT OF BEING SUPPLEMENTED, MODIFIED, WITHDRAWN OR OTHERWISE CHANGED PENDING LABOR AGREEMENTS AND/OR AT THE DISCRETION OF THE COUNTY EXECUTIVE OFFICER OR AS THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS DEEM NECESSARY. For answers to specific questions regarding employee benefits, please call Human Resources at 209.385.7682. 01 Describe your work experience in the feeding, care and shelter of animals. Please include employer, job title, dates of employment, hours worked, and duties performed. 02 Describe your work experience that required you to assist or provide information to the public. Please include employer, job title, dates of employment, hours worked, and duties performed. 03 Detail your work experience in cleaning and sanitizing work areas and equipment. Please include employer, job title, dates of employment, hours worked, and duties performed. 04 What do you feel are important considerations when caring for sick or injured animals? Do you have work experience assisting with the euthanasia and disposal of animals? 05 This recruitment is being established to fill both full time and part time positions. Please indicate below all types of work you would be willing to accept: Full Time Only Part Time Only Either Full Time or Part Time Required Question
Merced County, CA Merced, CA, United States
May 17, 2022
Variable Shift
Examples of Duties Please note the following : This recruitment is being established on behalf of the Law Library and is not a Merced County position. The current vacancy is for a part-time position with the Merced County Law Library. This position does not include benefits and is approved to work up to 29 hours a week. Duties may include, but are not limited to the following: Provide assistance to patrons in locating materials and instructs in the use of library materials, card, and on-line catalogs. Process requests for books, or other materials through the Interlibrary Loan system. Explain library rules and procedures. Processes returned books. Shelves and prepares library materials for circulation. Search for lost or misplaced materials. Research less complex reference questions. Maintain records of materials overdue. Collect fines or fees. Organize and display material. Create and assemble visual aids. May plan and promote special activities and programs. May conduct library tours. Identify problems and may take action to correct or refer to superior as needed. May train and/or direct the work of extra-help or work program participants. Operate typewriter, microfiche, computers, and other office machines. Utilize the computer to catalog library materials and maintain the community services information file. Perform copy cataloging of fiction and new editions of books. May utilize computer to make flyers, signs, holdings, lists, overbuys and letters. May keep routine statistical data. May train to initiate correspondence with publishers to resolve difficulties with orders or invoices. Train/Index and maintain special collections including telephone books and documents. May train/assist with library automation projects and the on-line cataloging of materials. Research and assist patrons with reference questions. May keep statistics of daily circulation and other data. Minimum Qualifications Library Assistant I Experience: Two (2) years of clerical experience, preferably including experience in library clerical work. (General college course-work may substitute for the required experience on a year for year basis) Essential Functions ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Operate typewriter, microfiche, computers, and other office machines. Communicate effectively with others in person, in writing, and over the telephone. Analyze data, interpret directions, procedures and regulations, and develop appropriate responses. Perform job duties under stressful conditions. Respond appropriately to situations. Maintain confidential information in accordance with legal standards and/or County regulations. Frequent use of depth perception, peripheral vision and color perception. Frequently lift, carry, reach, push, pull, twist and manipulate large and small objects. Kneel, bend, twist, squat, balance and crawl. Frequent use of hand-eye coordination. Frequent use of data entry device including repetitive hand and arm motion. Occasionally lift and carry up to 40 pounds. Normal dexterity, frequent holding and grasping. Regular attendance is an essential function. Knowledge of: Computer applications for library services. Books, sources, bibliographies, reference materials, and classification systems. Techniques for effective community services. Organization and functions of a public library. Library policies and procedures. Ability to: Perform a variety of library clerical work. Assists patrons in the use of library facilities and materials. Research and locate library materials using on-line catalog. Establish and maintain effective working relationship with the patrons and others. Typing Skills: Type at a corrected rate of 40 words per minute from clear copy. Specific benefit information not available at this time
Merced County, CA Merced, CA, United States
May 16, 2022
Full Time
Examples of Duties 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 $23.84 per hour. Extra-Help employees are not entitled to county benefits. Per qualifications below, applicants may be hired at a Level I or II. Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Learns to and receives and disposes of routine and emergency telephone, voice radio and teletype messages. Accurately receive and respond to 9-1-1 emergencies, routing personnel and equipment to request for medical aid, fires, rescues and accidents within the Sheriff's department and allied agencies. In emergency situations, secures and records information as to exact location and learns to use voice radio to notify necessary patrol and officer on duty. Monitors and maintains radio contact with other local, State and Federal agencies. Operates a CLETS (California Law Enforcement Telecommunications Systems) teletype sending and receiving messages, such as warrant checks, stolen property, and missing persons reports. Operates computer terminal to log departmental activities, compile data and prepare reports of law enforcement incidences or emergency reports and action taken. Occasionally perform clerical tasks involving typing/word processing. Operates TDD (Telecommunication Device for Deaf). Minimum Qualifications SHERIFF DISPATCHER I OPTION 1: Education: High School graduate or GED equivalent. AND Experience: One (1) year of support experience in one or more various types of emergency services such as law enforcement, fire department, emergency medical services (EMS), coroner department, hospital, clinical setting or courts. OR One (1) year performing journey level clerical work involving extensive public contact or operating multi-line telephone, PBX switchboard, or radio communications systems. Certification Successful completion of a Basic California P.O.S.T. Public Safety Dispatch Course required within 1 year of hire. OPTION 2 Education: Completion of 30 semester units from an accredited college or university or related technical school. And Experience : None Certification Successful completion of a Basic California P.O.S.T. Public Safety Dispatch Course required within 1 year of hire. SHERIFF DISPATCHER II Education: High School graduate or GED equivalent. Experience: Two (2) years successful experience as a Sheriff Dispatcher I or equivalent position. OR Two (2) year of support experience in one or more various types of emergency services such as law enforcement, fire department, emergency medical services (EMS), coroner department, hospital, clinical setting or courts. Certification Successful completion of a Basic California P.O.S.T. Public Safety Dispatch Course required within 1 year of hire. Essential Functions ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Operate a personal computer and other modern office equipment. Monitor multiple computer screens simultaneously. Type accurately at a minimum speed of 30 words per minute. Operates telephone and 9-1-1 communication equipment, voice radio and a computer-aided dispatch system to process and document telephone calls from the general public and public agencies requesting public safety information and services. Dispatches, directs, coordinates communication between appropriate agencies, local government field units and individuals engaged in non-emergency situations. Monitors non-emergency radio traffic. Communicate effectively with others in person and over the telephone. Analyze data, interpret directions, procedures and regulations, and develop appropriate responses. Perform job duties under stressful conditions and respond appropriately to situations. Maintain confidential information in accordance with legal standards and/or County regulations. Frequent use of depth perception, peripheral vision and color perception. Occasionally lift, carry, reach, push, pull, twist and manipulate large and small objects. Frequent use of hand-eye coordination. Frequent use of data entry device including repetitive hand and arm motion. Occasionally lift and carry up to 40 pounds. Normal dexterity, frequent holding and grasping. Sit or stand or walk for long periods of time. Regular attendance is an essential function. Knowledge of: General geography of the County including major streets, highways, rivers and landmarks. Proper operation and care of telephone, CLETS, computer terminal and voice radio equipment. Ability to: Learn departmental organization, personnel equipment and law enforcement procedures. Perform duties with powers of observation, memory, logical reasoning and judgment. Work under stressful conditions in a fast paced environment and exercise good judgment in emergency situations. Keep records and prepare reports. Deal courteously but firmly with general public. Input data and utilize a computer aided dispatch system quickly and accurately. Perform a variety of clerical tasks such as typing, filing, record keeping, and report writing. Speak clearly and listen attentively. Understand and carry out written and oral instructions. FAMILY CARE LEAVE Family Care Leave applies to all employees who work 1250 or more hours in any twelve month period. HEALTH PLANS AND LIFE INSURANCE Extra-help employees are not entitled to County-paid medical, dental, vision, life insurance, Employee Assistance Program benefits and are not eligible to participate in the Deferred Compensation Plan. JURY DUTY Extra-help employees are not entitled to pay or receive reimbursement from the County for Jury Duty. PAID TIME BENEFITS Extra-help employees are not entitled to paid bereavement, vacation, or holidays. PAID SICK LEAVE Extra-help employees are entitled to accrue up to three (3) paid sick days (24 hours) in a 12-month period. SOCIAL SECURITY Extra-help employment earnings are not covered under Social Security. Merced County provides an alternate plan - Public Agency Retirement Services (PARS) - for extra-help employees who are otherwise not eligible for participation in the County's retirement system. COMPENSATION/UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE: The County does provide benefits to those eligible under the State Workers Compensation and Unemployment Insurance statutes. THIS BULLETIN IS NOT A CONTRACT AND DOES NOT CREATE CONTRACTUAL OR LEGAL RIGHTS ON BEHALF OF ANY EMPLOYEE. THIS BULLETIN IS SUBJECT OF BEING SUPPLEMENTED, MODIFIED, WITHDRAWN OR OTHERWISE CHANGED PENDING LABOR AGREEMENTS AND/OR AT THE DISCRETION OF THE COUNTY EXECUTIVE OFFICER OR AS THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS DEEM NECESSARY. For answers to specific questions regarding employee benefits, please call Human Resources at 209.385.7682.
Merced County, CA Merced, CA, United States
May 15, 2022
Variable Shift
Examples of Duties 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: The intern will assist in a variety of tobacco projects. The duties for this position will include data collection, presenting and supporting youth related communities to decline the rate of tobacco use among young adults. Projects/Activities: * Create educational material for policy campaigns and policy cessation support. * Assist with maintaining a tobacco control Merced County Prevention Tobacco Prevention Program and ACCT Coalition social media presence on Facebook and Instagram in collaboration with the coalition to increase public health communication and engagement with the community members on tobacco control issues. * Assist with maintaining the updating information on the Merced County Department of Public Health - Tobacco Prevention Program webpage related to tobacco control. * Participate in policy campaign activities such as outreach, distributing public intercept surveys, assisting with newsletters, and collection of data. * Participate and assist with providing trainings on data collection, spokesperson, etc. Minimum Qualifications Desirable License: Possess a valid California driver's license Desirable Skills: Bi-Lingual (Spanish) 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. FAMILY CARE LEAVE Family Care Leave applies to all employees who work 1250 or more hours in any twelve month period. HEALTH PLANS AND LIFE INSURANCE Extra-help employees are not entitled to County-paid medical, dental, vision, life insurance, Employee Assistance Program benefits and are not eligible to participate in the Deferred Compensation Plan. JURY DUTY Extra-help employees are not entitled to pay or receive reimbursement from the County for Jury Duty. PAID TIME BENEFITS Extra-help employees are not entitled to paid bereavement, vacation, or holidays. PAID SICK LEAVE Extra-help employees are entitled to accrue up to three (3) paid sick days (24 hours) in a 12-month period. SOCIAL SECURITY Extra-help employment earnings are not covered under Social Security. Merced County provides an alternate plan - Public Agency Retirement Services (PARS) - for extra-help employees who are otherwise not eligible for participation in the County's retirement system. COMPENSATION/UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE: The County does provide benefits to those eligible under the State Workers Compensation and Unemployment Insurance statutes. THIS BULLETIN IS NOT A CONTRACT AND DOES NOT CREATE CONTRACTUAL OR LEGAL RIGHTS ON BEHALF OF ANY EMPLOYEE. THIS BULLETIN IS SUBJECT OF BEING SUPPLEMENTED, MODIFIED, WITHDRAWN OR OTHERWISE CHANGED PENDING LABOR AGREEMENTS AND/OR AT THE DISCRETION OF THE COUNTY EXECUTIVE OFFICER OR AS THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS DEEM NECESSARY. For answers to specific questions regarding employee benefits, please call Human Resources at 209.385.7682. 01 Please describe in detail your experience when you used social media to promote an organization, product, person or event? Please include details about the social media platform, marketing strategies, and the results of the campaign. Include the number of years of experience. 02 Please describe in detail your experience in creating community outreach events. . Please include the number of years of experience and the result of the campaign. 03 Are you able to communicate effectively in Spanish? Yes No Required Question
Merced County, CA Los Banos, CA, United States
May 14, 2022
Variable Shift
Examples of Duties 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/MSS/ To view the job description, please click here: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/MSS/jobs/3325063/extra-help-social-worker-iii HOLIDAYS & LEAVES VACATION 10 days the first 5 years of continuous employment (limited to a maximum of 160 hours), 15 days in the second 5 years of continuous employment (limited to a maximum of 240 hours), and 20 days after 10 years of continuous employment (limited to a maximum of 320 hours). SICK LEAVE .0462 hours sick leave for each paid regularly scheduled work hour. 12 days (96 hours per year) with unlimited accumulation. Optional annual buy back of a portion of accumulated sick leave hours upon meeting certain criteria. HOLIDAYS Twelve paid holidays annually plus one optional holiday. BEREAVEMENT LEAVE Three (3) regularly scheduled work days or five (5) days if distance traveled over 500 miles one-way. INSURANCE HEALTH INSURANCE County paid health plan with maximum contributions; 100% for employee up to maximum of $420, 50% of dependent up to maximum of $100 for child/$220 for spouse biweekly. There are multiple health plans to choose from. County paid dental and vision plans, 100% for employee, with 50% of dependent premiums paid by the County. County sponsored employee health clinic available for zero or reduced co-pay depending on selected health plan. DISABILITY INSURANCE State Disability Insurance - Benefit based on highest quarter during previous calendar year. Employee pays premium. LIFE INSURANCE $10,000 County-paid coverage (Accidental Death and Dismemberment included). Voluntary Term Life and Universal Life Insurance available - premium paid by employee. RETIREMENT DEFERRED COMPENSATION The County offers a 457 Deferred Compensation Plan. Employees choose their investment funds and can make pretax contributions to the plan up to the maximum allowable. MERCED COUNTY EMPLOYEE RETIREMENT ASSOCIATION The retirement plan is a defined benefit plan administered pursuant to the County Employees Retirement Law of 1937 and other provisions of the California Government Code. MCERA members also pay into Social Security.The applicable benefit formula is dependent upon your hire date with an MCERA employer; yourpension amount will be determined by your age, years of service and final compensation amount. EXTRA HELP EMPLOYEES DO NOT QUALIFY FOR COUNTY BENEFITS. EMPLOYEE PROGRAMS EMPLOYEE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (EAP) MHN EAP services provides up to five face-to-face counseling sessions per incident and provides a toll-free "800" hotline available 24/7 for emergencies and crisis intervention. EAP services include counseling services, legal services, financial services and Work-life Resource services. For more information log on to members.mhn.com. EMPLOYEE TICKETS, COUPONS, and DISCOUNTS The County of Merced has partnered with Employee Savings Tickets to provide discounted coupons and tickets for all county employees to attractions throughout the state and out-of-state. The discounts and coupons are available for shopping, movies, sporting events, theme parks, zoos and aquariums and much more. THIS BULLETIN IS NOT A CONTRACT AND DOES NOT CREATE CONTRACTUAL OR LEGAL RIGHTS ON BEHALF OF ANY EMPLOYEE. THIS BULLETIN IS SUBJECT OF BEING SUPPLEMENTED, MODIFIED, WITHDRAWN OR OTHERWISE CHANGED PENDING LABOR AGREEMENTS AND/OR AT THE DISCRETION OF THE COUNTY EXECUTIVE OFFICER OR AS THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS DEEM NECESSARY. For answers to specific questions regarding employee benefits, please call Human Resources at 209.385.7682.
Merced County, CA Los Banos, CA, United States
May 14, 2022
Full Time
Examples of Duties 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/MSS/ To view the job description, please click here: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/MSS/jobs/3554570/secretary-i-ii-confidential HOLIDAYS & LEAVES VACATION 10 days the first 5 years of continuous employment (limited to a maximum of 160 hours), 15 days in the second 5 years of continuous employment (limited to a maximum of 240 hours), and 20 days after 10 years of continuous employment (limited to a maximum of 320 hours). SICK LEAVE .0462 hours sick leave for each paid regularly scheduled work hour. 12 days (96 hours per year) with unlimited accumulation. Optional annual buy back of a portion of accumulated sick leave hours upon meeting certain criteria. HOLIDAYS Twelve paid holidays annually plus one optional holiday. BEREAVEMENT LEAVE Three (3) regularly scheduled work days or five (5) days if distance traveled over 500 miles one-way. INSURANCE HEALTH INSURANCE County paid health plan with maximum contributions; 100% for employee up to maximum of $420, 50% of dependent up to maximum of $100 for child/$220 for spouse biweekly. County paid dental and vision plans, 100% for employee, with 50% of dependent premiums paid by the County. County sponsored employee health clinic available for zero or reduced co-pay depending on selected health plan. DISABILITY INSURANCE State Disability Insurance - Benefit based on highest quarter during previous calendar year. Employee pays premium. LIFE INSURANCE $10,000 County-paid coverage (Accidental Death and Dismemberment included). Voluntary Term Life and Universal Life Insurance available - premium paid by employee. RETIREMENT DEFERRED COMPENSATION The County offers a 457 Deferred Compensation Plan. Employees choose their investment funds and can make pretax contributions to the plan up to the maximum allowable. MERCED COUNTY EMPLOYEE RETIREMENT ASSOCIATION The retirement plan is a defined benefit plan administered pursuant to the County Employees Retirement Law of 1937 and other provisions of the California Government Code. MCERA members also pay into Social Security.The applicable benefit formula is dependent upon your hire date with an MCERA employer; yourpension amount will be determined by your age, years of service and final compensation amount. EXTRA HELP EMPLOYEES DO NOT QUALIFY FOR COUNTY BENEFITS. EMPLOYEE PROGRAMS EMPLOYEE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (EAP) MHNEAP services provides up to five face-to-face counseling sessions per incident and provides a toll-free "800" hotline available 24/7 for emergencies and crisis intervention. EAP services include counseling services, legal services, financial services and Worklife Resource services. For more informationlogonto members.mhn.com. EMPLOYEE TICKETS, COUPONS, and DISCOUNTS The County of Merced has partnered with Employee Savings Tickets to provide discounted coupons and tickets for all county employees to attractions throughout the state and out-of-state. The discounts and coupons are available for shopping, movies, sporting events, theme parks, zoos and aquariums and much more. THIS BULLETIN IS NOT A CONTRACT AND DOES NOT CREATE CONTRACTUAL OR LEGAL RIGHTS ON BEHALF OF ANY EMPLOYEE. THIS BULLETIN IS SUBJECT OF BEING SUPPLEMENTED, MODIFIED, WITHDRAWN OR OTHERWISE CHANGED PENDING LABOR AGREEMENTS AND/OR AT THE DISCRETION OF THE COUNTY EXECUTIVE OFFICER OR AS THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS DEEM NECESSARY. For answers to specific questions regarding employee benefits, please call Human Resources at 209.385.7682.
Merced County, CA Merced, CA, United States
May 14, 2022
Full Time
Examples of Duties Application Deadline: 5/26 /2022 11:59 PM Pacific Applications will not be accepted after the 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/MSS/ To view the job description, please click here: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/MSS/jobs/3553163/child-support-attorney-iv FAMILY CARE LEAVE Family Care Leave applies to all employees who work 1250 or more hours in any twelve month period. HEALTH PLANS AND LIFE INSURANCE Extra-help employees are not entitled to County-paid medical, dental, vision, life insurance, Employee Assistance Program benefits and are not eligible to participate in the Deferred Compensation Plan. JURY DUTY Extra-help employees are not entitled to pay or receive reimbursement from the County for Jury Duty. PAID TIME BENEFITS Extra-help employees are not entitled to paid bereavement, vacation, or holidays. PAID SICK LEAVE Extra-help employees are entitled to accrue up to three (3) paid sick days (24 hours) in a 12-month period. SOCIAL SECURITY Extra-help employment earnings are not covered under Social Security. Merced County provides an alternate plan - Public Agency Retirement Services (PARS) - for extra-help employees who are otherwise not eligible for participation in the County's retirement system. COMPENSATION/UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE: The County does provide benefits to those eligible under the State Workers Compensation and Unemployment Insurance statutes. THIS BULLETIN IS NOT A CONTRACT AND DOES NOT CREATE CONTRACTUAL OR LEGAL RIGHTS ON BEHALF OF ANY EMPLOYEE. THIS BULLETIN IS SUBJECT OF BEING SUPPLEMENTED, MODIFIED, WITHDRAWN OR OTHERWISE CHANGED PENDING LABOR AGREEMENTS AND/OR AT THE DISCRETION OF THE COUNTY EXECUTIVE OFFICER OR AS THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS DEEM NECESSARY. For answers to specific questions regarding employee benefits, please call Human Resources at 209.385.7682.
Merced County, CA Merced, CA, United States
May 14, 2022
Full Time
Examples of Duties Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Plans, assigns, and schedules own workload with direction from facility commander. Ensures that work done by work crew is in conformance with established work standards. Determines time, staff and material needs and requisitions supplies and materials. Performs maintenance and repair of buildings and equipment which include structural repair or remodeling such as: carpentry, cabinet work, furniture repair, installation of doors, windows, etc. Performs both routine and complex electrical work such as wiring for data processing equipment, installing and repairing security apparatus and performs electrical work. Performs non-standard plumbing at correctional facilities and repairs or replaces broken or leaky faucets, pipes, toilets, sinks and drains; welds and fabricates metal. Performs rough carpentry work, cable line installation, concrete, and painting. Performs routine preventative maintenance on mechanical heating and air-conditioning equipment. May respond to emergency repair requests at the Merced County Adult Correctional Facility. Operates and maintains a low pressure boiler system, adjusts heating, air conditioning and refrigeration equipment, including pumps, condensers, and steam lines. Minimum Qualifications Experience: Two (2) years of experience equivalent to Building Maintenance Worker III in Merced County. License: 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 Essential Functions ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Train, evaluate, and supervise an inmate work crew Perform a variety of emergency maintenance and repairs. May operate a personal computer and other office and maintenance equipment. Communicate effectively with others in person and over the telephone. Analyze data, interpret directions, procedures and regulations, and develop appropriate responses. Perform job duties under stressful conditions and respond appropriately to situations. Maintain confidential information in accordance with legal standards and/or County regulations. Wear a respirator or safety glasses or other protective clothing and equipment. Lift and move with help objects weighing over 100 pounds. Walk, stand, stoop, kneel or crouch on narrow, slippery or uneven surfaces under various environmental conditions; work from ladders, various heights and awkward positions. Frequently work around dust, dirt, strong odors and noise. Frequent use of depth perception, peripheral vision and color perception. Frequently reach, push, pull, twist and manipulate large and small objects. Frequently kneel, bend, twist, squat, climb, balance and crawl. Frequent use of hand-eye coordination. Occasionally use of a data entry device including repetitive hand and arm motion. Regular attendance is an essential function. Knowledge of: Principles, methods, tools, and equipment used in building and facility maintenance, construction, and repair. Applicable provisions of building, electrical, and plumbing codes. Operation and repair of automatic timing controls. Methods and practices followed in the maintenance of tools, machinery, and equipment. Carpentry, electrical, plumbing, painting, cabinet making, and masonry trades. Occupational hazards and safety precautions of the building maintenance trades. Mechanical, electrical and gas systems. Welding, both arc and electrical techniques. Ability to: Plant, lay-out, schedule, and oversee the work of others. Read and interpret plans, and specifications, blueprints, and drawings. Perform a wide range of skilled and semiskilled building trades work. Demonstrate great proficiency in various building trades. Use a variety of building trades, tools, and equipment. Estimate necessary supplies and materials needed. Perform inspection, identifying and detecting building maintenance and repair needs. Establish and maintain cooperative working relationships. Read and write English. Perform arithmetic calculations as the level necessary for satisfactory job performance. HOLIDAYS & LEAVES VACATION 10 days the first 5 years of continuous employment (limited to a maximum of 160 hours), 15 days in the second 5 years of continuous employment (limited to a maximum of 240 hours), and 20 days after 10 years of continuous employment (limited to a maximum of 320 hours). SICK LEAVE .0462 hours sick leave for each paid regularly scheduled work hour. 12 days (96 hours per year) with unlimited accumulation. Optional annual buy back of a portion of accumulated sick leave hours upon meeting certain criteria. HOLIDAYS Twelve paid holidays annually plus one optional holiday. BEREAVEMENT LEAVE Three (3) regularly scheduled work days or five (5) days if distance traveled over 500 miles one-way. INSURANCE HEALTH INSURANCE County paid health plan with maximum contributions; 100% for employee up to maximum of $420, 50% of dependent up to maximum of $100 for child/$220 for spouse biweekly. There are multiple health plans to choose from. County paid dental and vision plans, 100% for employee, with 50% of dependent premiums paid by the County. County sponsored employee health clinic available for zero or reduced co-pay depending on selected health plan. DISABILITY INSURANCE State Disability Insurance - Benefit based on highest quarter during previous calendar year. Employee pays premium. LIFE INSURANCE $10,000 County-paid coverage (Accidental Death and Dismemberment included). Voluntary Term Life and Universal Life Insurance available - premium paid by employee. RETIREMENT DEFERRED COMPENSATION The County offers a 457 Deferred Compensation Plan. Employees choose their investment funds and can make pretax contributions to the plan up to the maximum allowable. MERCED COUNTY EMPLOYEE RETIREMENT ASSOCIATION The retirement plan is a defined benefit plan administered pursuant to the County Employees Retirement Law of 1937 and other provisions of the California Government Code. MCERA members also pay into Social Security.The applicable benefit formula is dependent upon your hire date with an MCERA employer; yourpension amount will be determined by your age, years of service and final compensation amount. EXTRA HELP EMPLOYEES DO NOT QUALIFY FOR COUNTY BENEFITS. EMPLOYEE PROGRAMS EMPLOYEE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (EAP ) MHNEAP services provides up to five face-to-face counseling sessions per incident and provides a toll-free "800" hotline available 24/7 for emergencies and crisis intervention. EAP services include counseling services, legal services, financial services and Work-life Resource services. For more information log on to members.mhn.com. EMPLOYEE TICKETS, COUPONS, and DISCOUNTS The County of Merced has partnered with Employee Savings Tickets to provide discounted coupons and tickets for all county employees to attractions throughout the state and out-of-state. The discounts and coupons are available for shopping, movies, sporting events, theme parks, zoos and aquariums and much more. THIS BULLETIN IS NOT A CONTRACT AND DOES NOT CREATE CONTRACTUAL OR LEGAL RIGHTS ON BEHALF OF ANY EMPLOYEE. THIS BULLETIN IS SUBJECT OF BEING SUPPLEMENTED, MODIFIED, WITHDRAWN OR OTHERWISE CHANGED PENDING LABOR AGREEMENTS AND/OR AT THE DISCRETION OF THE COUNTY EXECUTIVE OFFICER OR AS THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS DEEM NECESSARY. For answers to specific questions regarding employee benefits, please call Human Resources at 209.385.7682. 01 Do you understand this position is assigned to a County Correctional Facility and the successful applicant will have to pass a criminal history background check? Yes No 02 List your experience working in a correctional facility environment. Please include employer, job titles, duties performed, dates of employment, and hours worked. 03 List all experience performing Plumbing duties in an institutional or commercial office building setting. Provide details of the exact projects assigned. Please include employer, job titles, duties performed, dates of employment, and hours worked. 04 Describe your experience working in a service oriented position. Please include employer, job titles, duties performed, dates of employment, and hours worked. 05 Outline your locksmith experience including any that include electronic door controls. Please include employer, job titles, duties performed, dates of employment, and hours worked. 06 Detail any Electrical experience you have, specifically in a large office building or commercial setting. Describe the specific duties or type of work performed. Please include employer, job titles, duties performed, dates of employment, and hours worked. Required Question
Merced County, CA Merced, CA, United States
May 12, 2022
Full Time
Examples of Duties Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Acts as alcohol and drug prevention consultant for the Department, other County departments, and community groups. Writes proposals including program goals for contract proposals. Develops, plans and conducts education programs to assess the success of each training session. Establishes and maintains liaisons between the Department and other public and private agencies, community organizations, and professional groups. Prepares marketing strategies and distributes alcohol and drug education materials, including reports, pamphlets, posters, exhibits, news releases, and radio scripts. Provides consultation and guidance to individuals and community groups. Attends training conferences relevant to current alcohol and drug related problems. Provides technical advice in development of alcohol/drug prevention, interventions, and protocols. Implements strategies to raise awareness of alcohol and drug related issues. Conduct surveys of alcohol and drug related issues to develop new prevention/education programs. Develops and maintains the Departments community awareness internet web page and the alcohol and drug prevention and information network. Minimum Qualifications Experience: One (1) year of experience in providing alcohol and drug prevention and education services. AND Education: Graduation from college or university with a Masters Degree in public or community health education, social work, alcohol and drug studies or related field. (Additional experience in providing alcohol and drug prevention and education services may substitute for the education requirement on a year for year basis). OR Experience: Three (3) years of experience in providing alcohol and drug prevention and education services. Education: Graduation from college or university with a Bachelor's Degree in public or community health education, social work, alcohol and drug studies, or related field. (Additional experience in providing alcohol and drug prevention and education services may substitute for the education requirement on a year for year basis). License: 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 Essential Functions ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Operate a personal computer and other modern office equipment. Communicate effectively with others in person and over the telephone. Analyze data, interpret directions, procedures and regulations, and develop appropriate responses. Perform job duties under stressful conditions. Respond appropriately to situations. Maintain confidential information in accordance with legal standards and/or County regulations. Make oral presentations/training before groups. Frequent use of depth perception, peripheral vision and color perception. Frequently lift, carry, reach, push, pull, twist and manipulate large and small objects. Kneel, bend, twist, squat, balance and crawl. Frequent use of hand-eye coordination. Frequent use of data entry device including repetitive hand and arm motion. Occasionally lift and carry up to 40 pounds. Normal dexterity, frequent holding and grasping. Regular attendance is an essential function. Knowledge of: Principles, methods, techniques, and materials of alcohol and drug prevention and education. Functions, programs, and services of both public and private agencies involved in alcohol and drug prevention activities. Public health statistical and survey methods. Marketing strategies. Mentoring program models. Ability to: Communicate effectively orally in order to give presentations to local community groups. Communicate effectively orally in order to give presentations to local community groups. Communicate effectively in writing. Establish and maintain cooperative working relationships. Assess need for public education on alcohol and drug issues. Develop and implement alcohol and drug prevention and education programs for staff, and community groups. HOLIDAYS & LEAVES VACATION 10 days the first 5 years of continuous employment (limited to a maximum of 160 hours), 15 days in the second 5 years of continuous employment (limited to a maximum of 240 hours), and 20 days after 10 years of continuous employment (limited to a maximum of 320 hours). SICK LEAVE .0462 hours sick leave for each paid regularly scheduled work hour. 12 days (96 hours per year) with unlimited accumulation. Optional annual buy back of a portion of accumulated sick leave hours upon meeting certain criteria. HOLIDAYS Twelve paid holidays annually plus one optional holiday. BEREAVEMENT LEAVE Three (3) regularly scheduled work days or five (5) days if distance traveled over 500 miles one-way. INSURANCE HEALTH INSURANCE County paid health plan with maximum contributions; 100% for employee up to maximum of $420, 50% of dependent up to maximum of $100 for child/$220 for spouse biweekly. There are multiple health plans to choose from. County paid dental and vision plans, 100% for employee, with 50% of dependent premiums paid by the County. County sponsored employee health clinic available for zero or reduced co-pay depending on selected health plan. DISABILITY INSURANCE State Disability Insurance - Benefit based on highest quarter during previous calendar year. Employee pays premium. LIFE INSURANCE $10,000 County-paid coverage (Accidental Death and Dismemberment included). Voluntary Term Life and Universal Life Insurance available - premium paid by employee. RETIREMENT DEFERRED COMPENSATION The County offers a 457 Deferred Compensation Plan. Employees choose their investment funds and can make pretax contributions to the plan up to the maximum allowable. MERCED COUNTY EMPLOYEE RETIREMENT ASSOCIATION The retirement plan is a defined benefit plan administered pursuant to the County Employees Retirement Law of 1937 and other provisions of the California Government Code. MCERA members also pay into Social Security.The applicable benefit formula is dependent upon your hire date with an MCERA employer; yourpension amount will be determined by your age, years of service and final compensation amount. EXTRA HELP EMPLOYEES DO NOT QUALIFY FOR COUNTY BENEFITS. EMPLOYEE PROGRAMS EMPLOYEE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (EAP) MHN EAP services provides up to five face-to-face counseling sessions per incident and provides a toll-free "800" hotline available 24/7 for emergencies and crisis intervention. EAP services include counseling services, legal services, financial services and Work-life Resource services. For more information log on to members.mhn.com. EMPLOYEE TICKETS, COUPONS, and DISCOUNTS The County of Merced has partnered with Employee Savings Tickets to provide discounted coupons and tickets for all county employees to attractions throughout the state and out-of-state. The discounts and coupons are available for shopping, movies, sporting events, theme parks, zoos and aquariums and much more. THIS BULLETIN IS NOT A CONTRACT AND DOES NOT CREATE CONTRACTUAL OR LEGAL RIGHTS ON BEHALF OF ANY EMPLOYEE. THIS BULLETIN IS SUBJECT OF BEING SUPPLEMENTED, MODIFIED, WITHDRAWN OR OTHERWISE CHANGED PENDING LABOR AGREEMENTS AND/OR AT THE DISCRETION OF THE COUNTY EXECUTIVE OFFICER OR AS THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS DEEM NECESSARY. For answers to specific questions regarding employee benefits, please call Human Resources at 209.385.7682. 01 Please share your experience working with schools, community partners and other agencies in the development and coordination of substance abuse prevention for at-risk youth. 02 Please describe your experience with developing and implementing Strategic Plan Framework for Primary Prevention Services following SAMHSA provided guidelines. Required Question
Merced County, CA Los Banos, CA, United States
May 12, 2022
Full Time
Examples of Duties 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/MSS . To view the job description, please click here: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/MSS/jobs/3548991/staff-personnel-analyst?department[0]=Merced%20County%20Human%20Services%20Agency&sort=PositionTitle%7CAscending&page=1&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs HOLIDAYS & LEAVES MANAGEMENT LEAVE May receive, depending upon classification, 96 hours per Fiscal Year (prorated for the time remaining in the fiscal year). VACATION 10 days the first 5 years of continuous employment (limited to a maximum of 160 hours), 15 days in the second 5 years of continuous employment (limited to a maximum of 240 hours), and 20 days after 10 years of continuous employment (limited to a maximum of 320 hours). Optional annual sell back of a portion of accumulated vacation leave hours (maximum - 40 hours). SICK LEAVE .0462 hours sick leave for each paid regularly scheduled work hour. 12 days (96 hours per year) with unlimited accumulation. Optional annual buy back of a portion of accumulated sick leave hours upon meeting certain criteria. HOLIDAYS Twelve paid holidays annually plus one optional holiday. BEREAVEMENT LEAVE Three (3) regularly scheduled consecutive work days or five (5) days if distance traveled over 500 miles one-way. INSURANCE HEALTH INSURANCE County paid health plan with maximum contributions; 100% for employee up to maximum of $420, 50% of dependent up to maximum of $100 for child/$220 for spouse biweekly. There are multiple health plans to choose from. County paid dental and vision plans, 100% for employee, with 50% of dependent premiums paid by the County. County sponsored employee health clinic available for zero or reduced co-pay depending on selected health plan. DISABILITY INSURANCE Management Disability Plan includes a comprehensive Short/Long Term Disability plan paid for by the County. LIFE INSURANCE $50,000 County-paid Management Life Insurance coverage. $5,000 County-paid Life Insurance coverage (Accidental Death and Dismemberment included). Voluntary Term Life and Universal Life Insurance available - premium paid by employee. RETIREMENT DEFERRED COMPENSATION The County offers a 457 Deferred Compensation Plan. Employees choose their investment funds and can make pretax contributions to the plan up to the maximum allowable. MERCED COUNTY EMPLOYEE RETIREMENT ASSOCIATION The retirement plan is a defined benefit plan administered pursuant to the County Employees Retirement Law of 1937 and other provisions of the California Government Code. MCERA members also pay into Social Security.The applicable benefit formula is dependent upon your hire date with an MCERA employer; yourpension amount will be determined by your age, years of service and final compensation amount. EMPLOYEE PROGRAMS EMPLOYEE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (EAP) MHN EAP services provides up to five face-to-face counseling sessions per incident and provides a toll-free "800" hotline available 24/7 for emergencies and crisis intervention. EAP services include counseling services, legal services, financial services and Work-life Resource services. For more information log on to members.mhn.com. EMPLOYEE TICKETS, COUPONS, and DISCOUNTS The County of Merced has partnered with Employee Savings Tickets to provide discounted coupons and tickets for all county employees to attractions throughout the state and out-of-state. The discounts and coupons are available for shopping, movies, sporting events, theme parks, zoos and aquariums and much more. THIS BULLETIN IS NOT A CONTRACT AND DOES NOT CREATE CONTRACTUAL OR LEGAL RIGHTS ON BEHALF OF ANY EMPLOYEE. THIS BULLETIN IS SUBJECT OF BEING SUPPLEMENTED, MODIFIED, WITHDRAWN OR OTHERWISE CHANGED PENDING LABOR AGREEMENTS AND/OR AT THE DISCRETION OF THE COUNTY EXECUTIVE OFFICER OR AS THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS DEEM NECESSARY. For answers to specific questions regarding employee benefits, please call Human Resources at 209.385.7682.