36 job(s) at Merced County

Merced County, CA Merced, CA, USA
Mar 12, 2018
Full Time
Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Assists the Public Works Director in the overall planning, assigning and directing of the County Public Works Department Divisions. Formulates long range forecasts of public works requirements and develops appropriate plans. Assists in reviewing and processing all vacating of roads and road name changes. Supervises the activities of various divisions by giving directions, interpreting policies and procedures, reviewing and evaluating the work of subordinates, and establishing priorities. Assists in directing the internal administration of department activities and develops appropriate policies and procedures. Directs a system of internal fiscal accounting, reporting and control; reviews construction projects design, construction, and land acquisition, and other related documents. May represent the Public Works Department with other County departments, other agencies, and at public meetings, hearings and related functions. Minimum Qualifications: Experience: Six (6) years of increasingly responsible public works, construction or development related experience, including at least four (4) years of experience in an administrative or supervisory capacity in a public works or similar organization. Education: Graduation from an accredited four (4) year college or university with a major in civil engineering, public administration, business administration or related field. License: Possess and maintain a valid California Driver's License. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, CA, USA
May 01, 2018
Full Time
Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Provides general, acute and continuing psychiatric care to the patients in the mental health and alcohol and drug centers. Emergency on-call and call back consultations. Consults with other medical and substance abuse practitioners. May advise staff on appropriate treatment techniques for specific cases. Orders appropriate laboratory work and nursing follow-up care. Complete medical and court records in accordance with mandated standards. Collaborates with interdisciplinary team. Evaluates social support/rehabilitation needs. Reviews/oversees intake and treatment plans by multidisciplinary team. Conservatorship evaluations and court testimony. Provides jail-based psychiatric care and educates patients, families, and staff. Minimum Qualifications: License: Possession of a valid license to practice psychiatry issued by the California Medical Board. Certification: Board certified or Board eligible in Psychiatric Medicine by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. SOME POSITIONS IN THIS CLASSIFICATION WILL BE SUBJECT TO CRIMINAL HISTORY BACKGROUND CHECKS PURSUANT TO THE HUMAN RESOURCES RULES AND REGULATIONS, SECTION 2, B. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, CA, USA
Apr 21, 2018
Variable Shift
This recruitment will be used to fill Extra Help Student Intern vacancies in the Elections Department. The Extra Help Student Intern will provide general assistance while gaining valuable work experience. Assignments will vary depending on the needs of the department. Bilingual in the following languages is highly desirable: Spanish, Hmong, Punjabi and Chinese. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, CA, USA
Apr 12, 2018
Full Time
Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Plans and organizes administrative studies and quality assurance standards related to the activities or operation of the Mental Health department. Obtains required information and data for analysis. Prepares for and conducts compliance reviews in accordance with internal, State and Federal guidelines and instructions including Medi-cal and Medi-care. Develops interim and annual written compliance review reports, identifying problems/issues needing corrective actions. Prepares and conducts presentations. Develops and prepares corrective action plans Monitors service delivery capacity, accessibility and beneficiary satisfaction. Updates compliance review guidelines/instructions and makes changes to ensure compliance. Acts as liaison with Federal, State, and county agencies, businesses and professional groups. May provide information to or serve on the Quality Improvement Committee. Provide technical assistance to staff on administrative and analytical matters. Identify training needs necessary to ensure compliance with Federal and State regulations. Conduct training on compliance review procedures. Maintains records and statistics. Prepares technical reports, correspondence, and other written materials. Minimum Qualifications: Education: Equivalent to graduation from a four (4) year college or university with a degree in public or business administration, data processing, economics, or a related area. (Experience in administrative or systems analysis, quality improvement, compliance monitoring and reporting, or closely related area may substitute for the required education on a year-for-year basis). Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Atwater, CA 95301, USA
Apr 12, 2018
Full Time
Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Examines and locates mechanical defects in a wide variety of automotive, road construction and maintenance equipment. Makes major and minor mechanical repairs including engine tune-ups, brake relining, body and fender, and electrical system repair. Fits new parts and adjusts engines, oil, water, and fuel pumps, carburetors and fuel injectors, governors, starting motors, clutches, transmissions, differentials, brakes and steering gear. Repairs track layer type tractors, checking and replacing rollers, pins and brushing. Overhauls hydraulic lifts and steering assemblies on motor graders and tractors. Maintains records of time and materials used on each job. Perform gas electrical welding and repair work in the field. Performs machinist and fabrication work. Minimum Qualifications: Level I Experience: Four (4) years of increasingly responsible experience and training in heavy equipment or auto repair or successful completion of an approved apprenticeship program in heavy equipment or auto repair. License: Possess and maintain a valid Class "A" California driver's license. A Class "C" license may be substituted during the probationary period but a Class "A" license must be obtained within the six month probationary period. Failure to obtain the proper license will result in termination. Level II Experience: Two (2) years of heavy equipment mechanic repair performing duties comparable to those of a Heavy Equipment Mechanic I in Merced County. License: Possession and maintain a valid California Class "A" driver's license. Possession and maintenance of a valid State of California Class "A" Brake Certificate, a Class "A" Lamp Certificate, and a frigeration/Recycling Air Conditioning Certificate. IDENTIFIED SAFETY SENSITIVE POSITIONS IN THIS CLASSIFICATION WILL BE SUBJECT TO PRE-EMPLOYMENT, POST-ACCIDENT, REASONABLE SUSPICION, RANDOM AND RETURN-TO-DUTY DRUG AND ALCOHOL TESTING PURSUANT TO THE PROVISIONS OF THE COUNTY OF MERCED DRUG AND ALCOHOL TESTING POLICY. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, CA, USA
Apr 12, 2018
Full Time
Duties may include, but are not limited to the following: Plans, organizes, manages, coordinates, implements, and oversees all functions for theBehavioral Health and Recovery ServicesYouth and Adult Systems of Care programs to include managed care, contract compliance, and facilities certification. Fiscal compliance and revenue enhancement. Develops, administers, and insures proper compliance with all State and Federal entities in accordance with the various funding sources mandates. Develops required State mandated reports on Children and Adult Systems of Care. Develops and updates plans for special projects, oversees the Service delivery of Youth and Adult Services Teams and contract providers to meet service goals. Oversees managed care, quality improvement, and utilization review process for Youth and Adult Systems of Care; Prepares and updates MOUs with partner agencies and entities. Serves as a resource regarding training and a variety of special project. Represents the Department with assigned functions, community organizations, and other government agencies. Coordinates and directs through subordinate managers the work of staff engaged in providing children and adult mental health services. Directs and evaluates the work of subordinate managers and supervisors. Develops and monitors contracts including negotiation of requirements and costs. Develops service and program information to keep public informed. If assigned to Alcohol and Drug Division may also: Be responsible for managing and completing the initial and bi-annual re-certifications for all AOD programs and assisting providers as needed. Ensure that all programs are in compliance with state and federal regulations. Participate in regular SAPT and State Workgroup conference and in-person meetings. Conduct or insure periodic quality assurance reviews and NNA Desk Audits are completed and develop and monitor Plan of Corrections (POC), as needed. Review and monitor AOD billing, revenues and meet monthly to review impacts and create solutions. Facilitate Substance Use In-Service training for the community upon request. Minimum Qualifications: Experience : Four (4) years of progressively responsible experience in mental health adult/youth systems of care program management in a Mental Health Public Agency.Experience shall include supervision of staff; program evaluation, with experience in the development OR administration of Youth Services Programs and/or Adult services.Work background shall include experience in areas such as program policy development; supervision of staff, and administrative program oversight. Two (2) years of this experience must have been in a full time supervisory capacity. Education : Equivalent to graduation from an accredited institution with a master's degree in counseling, psychology, social work, or closely related field Licenses : Must be licensed for at least two (2) years with a license from the State of California as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), a Licensed Marriage Family Therapist (LMFT), Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC) or Clinical Psychologist. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Los Banos, CA, USA
Mar 28, 2018
Full Time
Please Note: This recruitment is being established to fill a position located in Los Banos, CA. Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Assigns and supervises work, give instructions and technical assistance. Inspects the work of road crews engaged in patching, resurfacing reconstruction, and maintaining paved and surfaced roads, repairing and constructing culverts and small bridges. Inspects removal of obstructions, brush, and weeds from rights of way and shoulders. Maintains control on labor, materials, and equipment used. Prepares reports of progress on each project. Instructs crews in and enforces operating safety practices. Inspects district roads to determine the extent and cost of maintenance, repair, and reconstruction work required. Estimates the amounts of labor, materials, and equipment needed and proposes tentative projects to the Road Superintendent for inclusion in the annual budget. Manage all aspects of district road personnel. Minimum Qualifications: Experience: Five (5) years of increasingly responsible road construction and maintenance experience, including two (2) years performing duties comparable to those of Road Maintenance Worker III with Merced County. Licenses: A valid appropriate California Drivers License, at the time of appointment. Identified safety sensitive positions in this classification will be subject to pre-employment, post-accident, reasonable suspicion, random and return-to-duty drug and alcohol testing pursuant to the provisions of the County of Merced drug and alcohol testing policy. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, CA, USA
Mar 23, 2018
Variable Shift
This recruitment is being established to obtain a current eligible list for extra help vacancies. Extra help are not entitled to county benefits and are limited to 25 hours a week. Desirable Experience : Clerical experience in a professional office setting. Previous elections experience. (You must clearly identify in the work experience section of your application, your election work experience, including, if the election experience was volunteer or paid). Desirable Education: High School or equivalent Desirable License : Possession of a valid Class "C" driver's license, or equivalent. Duties may include, but are not limited to the following: Checks and reviews a variety of information and documents for completeness and conformance with established regulations and procedures. Perform a variety of duties in connection with primary, general and special elections. Sorts, files and records voting information on affidavits of registration. Process vote by mail applications. Issue vote by mail and provisional ballots. Assists with the printing of all election notices, ballots and voter indexes. Answers inquiries in person and over the phone regarding Registrar of Voters, and Elections procedures. Coordinates polling locations and precinct worker selection and training. Provides lead direction and training to other staff and/or precinct officers assigned to the Registrar of Voters office. Plans, organizes and coordinates a specific activity of an election. Troubleshoots problems with voting equipment. Assists public with basic questions related to voting and registration. May assign, review, and coordinate the work of extra-help employees and volunteers. Minimum Qualifications: Experience: At least five (5) years of progressively responsible professional experience in the system for which the specific department is requesting. Education: Formal, advanced educational training in system of expertise is highly desirable. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, CA, USA
Mar 13, 2018
Full Time
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 and maintain a valid California Drivers License. SOME POSITIONS IN THIS CLASSIFICATION WILL BE SUBJECT TO CRIMINAL HISTORY BACKGROUND CHECKS PURSUANT TO THE HUMAN RESOURCES RULES AND REGULATIONS, SECTION 2, B Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, CA, USA
Mar 06, 2018
Full Time
Duties may include, but are not limited to the following: May provide case management services and utilization reviews for programs including California Children Services, Child Health and Disability Prevention Program, MCAH Outreach, Medi-Cal Targeted Case Management,Nurse Family Partnership, and Indigent Health Care Program. Investigate and interview parents; assess and screen at-risk individuals; Act as patient advocate. Instruct parents on child safety, growth, development; signs of abuse, poor nutrition and failure to thrive. May provide crisis assistance and participate in patient meetings for "special needs" children. May work directly in Immunization, STD, TB, and HIV Testing clinics. Administer tuberculosis medications, perform and read skin test for tuberculosis diagnosis. Search for unreported or missed cases of communicable diseases. Conduct home visits to collect and/or complete health forms related to communicable disease. Provides outreach and education by giving presentations and teaching classes to the public. Provide orientation and training to community providers to assure adherence to quality standards. Acts as "on-call" nurse to receive referrals and provide information. May develop in-service programs for care providers, provide Targeted Case Management services, and engage in outreach and other activities to enhance services to Medi-Cal beneficiaries. Minimum Qualifications: PHN I Education: Graduation from an accredited four (4) year college or university nursing program. PHN II Experience: One year's full-time nursing experience in Public or Community Health. (Additional experience may be required for certain positions.) Education: Graduation from an accredited four (4) year college or university nursing program. Level I/II License: Possession of a valid California Registered Nurse License. Possession of a valid California Public Health Nurse Certificate issued by the State of California Board of Registered Nursing is required. SOME POSITIONS IN THIS CLASSIFICATION WILL BE SUBJECT TO CRIMINAL HISTORY BACKGROUND CHECKS PURSUANT TO THE HUMAN RESOURCES RULES AND REGULATIONS, SECTION 2, B Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, CA, USA
Feb 01, 2018
Full Time
Application Deadline: Continuous Recruitments that note continuous under the closing date are subject to close at any time. Applications will not be accepted after a continuous recruitment is closed. To be considered for this position you must use a Merit System application or apply online at http://www.mss.ca.gov To view the job description, please click here: http://www.cpshr.us/attachments/mss/flyers/241901.pdf Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, CA, USA
Jan 23, 2018
Full Time
Application Deadline: Continuous Recruitments that note continuous under the closing date are subject to close at any time. Applications will not be accepted after a continuous recruitment is closed. To be considered for this position you must use a Merit System application or apply online at http://www.mss.ca.gov To view the job description, please click here: http://www.cpshr.us/attachments/mss/flyers/241896.pdf Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, CA, USA
Jan 06, 2018
Full Time
Duties may include, but are not limited to the following: Assist the Director with the management of Castle Airport and Castle Commerce Center, including but not limited to property management, airport operations, grants and overall policy implementation. Assist in the planning, organizing and administering the operations of the County business-economic opportunities, business assistance and business recruitment programs. Participates as part of the county team in businessrecruitment and expansionactivities. Develops department and program budgets and maintains control over expenditures within budgetary allotments. Plans, directs, coordinates, trains and evaluates assigned staff. Interprets and implements Federal,State and local laws, regulations and policies. Identifies and develops grant funding opportunities. Monitors fiscal and program compliance with grant regulations. Assists withmarketing and oversight of the Foreign Trade Zone (FTZ) activities. Assist businesses with activation, expansion and location intothe FTZ. Assists with activities of the Central San Joaquin Valley Foreign Trade Zone Advisory Committee. Monitors activated FTZ sites for compliance with U.S. Customs Service regulations. Assists with development and monitoring FTZ tariff and fee schedule. Assists with the development and oversight of public-private partnerships and miscellaneous entrepreneurial opportunities. Oversees management of business Revolving Loan Fund and business assistance activities. Assists Director in coordinating and providing oversight on County's role in census. Manages Economic Development Administration and Community Development Block grants involving economic development activities. Manages County Housing Programs, including first-time homebuyers assistance program, rehabilitation program, foreclosure stabilization program and other related housing programs that may be assigned. Prepares audit plans and resolves audit problems. Provides fiscal data necessary for planning Department goals and objectives. Supervises and monitors the management information system functions of the department, including use of data processing equipment to maintain data and develop reports. Develops improvements to the maintenance and reporting of management information data. Develops and maintains effective fund management procedures. Conducts special studies and prepares reports and recommendations. Prepares financial reports as required. Establishes, reviews and evaluates loan program accounting procedures to insure compliance with requirements. Confers with the department head, County, State and Federal officials on economic development programs. Assists in developing and implementing departmental policies and procedures. Acts for and in the absence of the Director on matters pertaining to economic development. Performs a broad range of management and administrative duties. Minimum Qualifications: Experience: Five (5) years of professional experience in economic development, business assistance programs or corporate/ commercial real estate site selection, including at least (2) years in a supervisory or project lead capacity. Experience in business attraction, expansion and retention is highly desirable. Education: A degree from an accredited four (4) year college or university with course work in business or public administration, economics, or related area. License: A valid California driver's license may be required at the time of appointment. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, CA, USA
Jan 04, 2018
Full Time
Application Deadline: Continuous Recruitments that note continuous under the closing date are subject to close at any time. Applications will not be accepted after a continuous recruitment is closed. To be considered for this position you must use a Merit System application or apply online at http://www.mss.ca.gov To view the job description, please click here: http://www.cpshr.us/attachments/mss/flyers/241885.pdf Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, CA, USA
Dec 29, 2017
Full Time
Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Plans, organizes, manages, coordinates and directs the work of staff assigned to the planning, development and implementation of automated welfare systems in the Human Services Agency. Develops long-term planning and funding documents, negotiates funding with State and federal agencies and oversees cost allocation planning. Approves contractor and vendor billings and authorizes payment for services. Manages technology changes and recommends change management processes to agency administration. Evaluates operations for enhancing efficiency and reducing cost. Evaluates complex computer system specifications, coordinates migration and implementation by completed systems or components of systems and provides training and evaluation for assigned staff. Assists with the development and administration of the Branch budget. Responsible for the organization and development of planning documents, contracts, progress reports, and a variety of analytical reports, special studies, and recommendations. Gathers data, organizes information, and performs a variety of highly complex studies and projects. Represents department data processing functions with other County staff and government agencies. Acts for the Deputy Director of Human Services Agency, when delegated. Minimum Qualifications: Education: Graduation from a four (4) year college or university with a major in computer science, public administration, business administration, or a related area. (Additional qualifying work experience may be substituted for the required education on a year-for-year basis.) Experience: Two (2) years of responsible staff analysis work experience comparable to that of a Staff Services Analyst II with Merced County which has included the analysis, development, management and administration of electronic data processing systems. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, CA, USA
Oct 01, 2017
Full Time
Duties may include, but are not limited to the following: Plans, assigns, supervises, coordinates and reviews the work of an assigned staff of Appraisers. Provides advice and consultation on difficult and complex appraisal questions and problems. Provides training and work evaluations for assigned personnel. Also reviews the work of assigned staff for proper quality and schedules and insures proper completion of staff assignments. Performs the most difficult and complex appraisal work in determining the value of a variety of real property for tax assessment purposes. Resolves problems and questions concerning real property. Estimates replacement costs, construction costs, resale value, general quality of materials, improvements, and other factors affecting property values. Performs roll corrections on property improperly assessed and reviews special exemptions and insures proper valuation of claims. Gathers and analyzes data on sales, and values of various types of property, and evaluates and estimates effect of trends in values. Explains disapprovals or modification recommendations to property owners, lawyers, and/or professional consultants. Minimum Qualifications: Experience: Four (4) years of increasingly responsible professional level property appraisal work for tax assessment purposes. Education: Equivalent to graduation from a four (4) year college in accounting, agriculture, real estate, economics or business administration or a field closely related to real property appraisal. (Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the required education on a year for year basis.) Licenses: Possess and maintain a valid advanced certificate as an Appraiser by the California State Board of Equalization at the time of appointment. Possess and maintain a valid California driver's license, at time of appointment. Desirable: Possession of professional designations issued by the Appraisal Institute (MAI, RM, SRA, or other appropriate designation). Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, CA, USA
May 18, 2018
Full Time
This recruitment is being established to obtain a current eligible list for both full time and extra help vacancies. Extra help are not entitled to county benefits and are limited to a maximum of 25 hours per week. Extra Help pay rateis from $27.48 to$31.21 per hour. Duties may include, but are not limited to the following: Plans, directs and performs criminal, family support, and child abduction investigative work. Interviews complainants, suspects and witnesses; Prepares reports and presents all significant data. Prepares and executes warrants for search or arrest and related affidavits and returns. Uses and maintains surveillance devices, photographic and recording equipment. Assists other law enforcement agencies, including Federal, State and local on a request-to-assist basis. Assists trial attorneys in evidence review and evaluation as well as preparation of cases for trial. Develops the necessary information required by the exigent of disclosure of information. Conducts investigations into white collar crime, consumer fraud, official misconduct, insurance sales, corporate securities, stock and bond transactions, and false and misleading promotions. Assists in Grand Jury investigations and presentations. Searches for hidden assets and physical control of suspect business enterprises. Investigates alleged violations of Revenue and Taxation, Election Laws and in other specified areas as directed. Minimum Qualifications: Experience: Level I One (1) year of experience performing criminal or civil investigations. Level II Two (2) years of experience performing criminal or civil investigations. Both Levels require: Education: Equivalent to graduation from a four (4) year college or university with a degree in criminology, social work, law enforcement or a closely related field. (Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the education on a year-for-year basis.) Licenses: Possess and maintain a valid California Driver's license. Certificate: Possession of a valid Basic P.O.S.T. Certificate. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, CA, USA
May 17, 2018
Variable Shift
Please Note: Extra help are not entitled to county benefits and are limited to 25 hours a week. Extra Help pay rateis $12.38 per hour. Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following : Drives a small bus, passenger van, station wagon, or similar vehicle and pulls a fifth-wheel trailer. Picks up and delivers mail and supplies and runs errands. Checks vehicles for proper maintenance and safety Maintains mileage and other reports for Highway Patrol inspections. Compiles and enters statistical data on a computer. Performs janitorial duties such as sweeping floors, maintaining flower beds, and cleaning offices. Assists in moving/arranging furniture and equipment. Minimum Qualifications: Experience: One (1) year of experience driving automobiles or vans to transport passengers or supplies. License: Possess and maintain a valid California driver's license. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, CA, USA
May 16, 2018
Full Time
Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Oversees and coordinates the planning, development and use of the department's automation systems and services, including hardware maintenance and the updating of software. Installs and integrates personal computer software and hardware and tests applications. Develops training plans and instruct users on department systems. Provides network support in coordination with the County Data Processing and other systems. Evaluates existing and proposed programs and services. Develops/implements data collection systems used in the analysis of programs and special projects. Develops data presentations including charts, graphs, and analytical reports. Consults with the various units of the department on planning for reporting of data to insure statistical validity. Designs forms and establishes code and coding procedures for collection of data. Participates in training workshops/meetings. Maintains access and security for automated access systems, voice mail, and other systems. Review new laws and regulations for their impact on departmental computer operations. Performs a variety of analytical assignments. Minimum Qualifications: Automation Systems Analyst I Education: Equivalent to graduation from a four (4) year college or university with a degree in computer systems, statistics, mathematics or a closely related field. Directly related experience may be substituted for the required education on a year-for-year basis. Automation Systems Analyst II Education: Equivalent to graduation from a four (4) year college or university with a degree in computer systems, statistics, mathematics or a closely related field. Experience: One (1) year of experience equivalent to an Automation Systems Analyst I in Merced County. Additional directly related experience may be substituted for the required education on a year for-year basis. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Merced County, CA Merced, CA, USA
May 03, 2018
Full Time
Duties may include, but are not limited to the following: Assists in reviewing and evaluating existing County and special districts accounting systems to determine the need for new systems or revision of existing systems. Collects data, interviews personnel, and assists in designing or designs new or revised systems by providing manuals or personal instructions. Assists in audits of financial transactions and accounting operations of County departments, and special districts. Reviews, analyzes, and interprets financial data for the purpose of preparing statements, and other reports. Reviews postings, accounts allocations, expenditures, and contractual requirements to determine adherence to departmental or county policy. Reviews and evaluates existing County, and special districts accounting systems to determine the need for new systems or revision of existing systems. Implements and follows up on new or revised systems by providing manuals or personal instruction. Prepares worksheets and narrative and statistical reports on findings. Assists in the training and supervision of new employees. May prepare department budget and funding and expenditure report for various agencies. May approve and process all expenditures and revenue transfers. Provides training and lead direction to other Accounting staff. Directs and participates in difficult and complex accounting and auditing assignments. Assists in establishing the reviews and evaluates existing County, and special districts accounting systems to determine the need for new systems or revision of existing systems. Reviews, analyzes, and interprets financial data for the purpose of preparing statements, and other reports. Reviews postings, accounts allocations, expenditures, and contractual requirements to determine adherence to departmental or County policy. Minimum Qualifications: Accountant I Education: Graduation from an accredited university or college with a Bachelor Degree in Accounting or related field with 24 units in accounting including courses in basic accounting and upper division courses in intermediate and advanced accounting, auditing, cost accounting, tax and auditing. Individuals who apply during the last semester/quarter prior to graduation must satisfy the requirements for graduation within 180 days of appointment. Incumbents who do not complete graduation requirements prior to the end of their probationary period will be terminated. Accountant II Experience: One (1) year performing professional accounting duties comparable to those of Accountant I in Merced County. Education: Graduation from an accredited university or college with a Bachelor Degree in Accounting or related field with 24 units in accounting including courses in basic accounting and upper division courses in intermediate and advanced accounting, auditing, cost accounting, tax and auditing. Accountant III Experience: Three (3) years of increasingly responsible accounting duties including two (2) years experience comparable to those of Accountant II in Merced County. Education: Graduation from an accredited university or college with a Bachelor Degree in Accounting or related field with 24 units in accounting including courses in basic accounting and upper division courses in intermediate and advanced accounting, auditing, cost accounting, tax and auditing. Closing Date/Time: Continuous