Orange County, CA

Orange County's 3 million residents enjoy a nearly perfect climate in which parks and beaches provide abundant opportunities for outdoor activities.

Orange County is the home of exciting professional sports, a wide range of tourist attractions and quality venues for visual and performing arts. Orange County boasts a thriving business economy and a well educated work force.

The County of Orange is a regional service provider and planning agency whose core businesses include public safety, public health, environmental protection, regional planning, public assistance, social services and aviation.

 

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Orange County, CA Orange County, CA, United States
Jan 14, 2020
Full Time
SOCIAL SERVICES SUPERVISOR I This recruitment will be open to the public for a minimum of five (5) business days and will remain open on a continuous basis until 11:59 PM (PST) on the day the County's needs are met. Qualified candidatesare encouraged to apply immediately as this recruitment may close at any time without further notice. This recruitment will establish an open eligible list to fill current and future Social Services SupervisorI positions. This recruitment may also be used to fill positions in similar and/or lower classifications throughout the County of Orange. SOCIAL SERVICES AGENCY The County of Orange Social Services Agency (SSA) operates under the policy direction of the Orange County Board of Supervisors and the California Departments of Social Services and Health Care Services. Employing over 4,000 dedicated and hardworking staff,SSA plans, implements, and operates Federal, State and County social services programs that protect children and adults from abuse or neglect; enable the frail and disabled to remain in their homes rather than being institutionalized; move eligible families from dependency to self-sufficiency; and provide benefits for eligible recipients. Funding for programs comes from State, Federal, and County sources.SSA is comprised of the following four (4) divisions: Assistance Programs (AP); Children& Family Services (CFS); Family Self-Sufficiency& Adult Services(FSS-AS); and Administrative Services. THE OPPORTUNITY The Social Services Supervisor I supervises subordinate staff which may include Social Worker I/II, Senior Accounting Assistants, Office Technicians, Eligibility Technicians, Group Counselors, and Staff Nurses. The position provides high-level staff support for training, resource development, and policy development; parent/child visitation and direct care of children/youth at county shelter; and continuous quality improvement/quality assurance, computer system usageand program compliance. This includes extensive knowledge of Federal, State and County regulations and policies pertaining to different social services programs. The position may also supervise over a section of a department, manage over supervisors of a small team or manage one or more than one program within SSA. In addition, the position will: Have contact with general public, students, community partners, etc. and provide assistance with various inquiries and community events Perform as a second level supervisor depending on the department needs Lead agency workgroups, complete special projects, and attend meeting/conferences with state and county representatives Make administrative suggestions/recommendations, develop or improve processes, including policies and procedures Create and review various resources, training material, and desk guides as needed Set broad program objectives and is accountable for overall results in respective area of responsibility Make independent decisions for the program, including a high degree of independent judgment and problem solving of complex operational and program issues Work in differentoffice locations such as, Anaheim, Cypress, Santa Ana, Aliso Viejo, and Laguna Hills Conduct in-person presentations and webinars as needed Work in a fast paced, interactive environment Work Hours/Schedule: The work hours/schedule vary from 7:00 a.m.to 5:30 p.m.Monday through Friday, and are subject to change to meet the needs of the department. There are some assignments that may require shift work, and/or working weekends, and/or holidays. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Please click here to learn more about minimum qualifications and job duties for Social Services Supervisor I. DESIRABLEQUALIFICATIONS & CORE COMPETENCIES Candidates with three (3) or more years' experience as a Social Worker II, Employment and Eligibility Specialist, Group Counselor II, or Eligibility Supervisor is highly desirable but not required. The ideal candidate will have training and/or have a strong foundational knowledge of Social Services Agency programs. The successful candidate will have knowledge, skills, and abilities which would demonstrate the following competencies: Technical Knowledge Knowledge of SSA Administrative policies and procedures, mission and goals, and pertinent Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), including regulations and other operational plans Knowledge of policies and procedures as set by the state, federal and county Technical Experience Works onprogramprojects. Researches and provides recommendations to improve program services Leads a project team or workgroup resulting in successful outcomes Reviews and confers with staff regarding caseload management necessary to deliver client services Utilizes Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook proficiently and stays current with other computer systems Composes reports and prepares statistics relative to the work Prepares, develops and reviewstraining materials and conducts presentations Reviews and analyzes pertinent information from reports, computer systems and/or case files to ensure program compliance Develops policies and procedurespertaining tosocial services programs Promotes sustainable changes in service delivery and practice to improve the quality of social services Serves clients who are in need of human services including those who have mental illness, complex health/social and psycho-social needs andthose who have communicable diseases Ensures delivery of services in accordance with agency and state policies, rules and regulations Implements Federal, State and County policies and procedures and represents the County at State hearings Leadership/ Supervision Plans and assigns workloads and monitors staff Supervises staff, sets performance standards, evaluates staff performance, and writes performance evaluations Identifies staff development and training needs and ensures that staff training needs are met Conducts unit meetings and provides program updates to staff Enhances team development by providing team members the support, guidance, and direction needed to provide outstanding services to internal and external customers Provides feedback and assists subordinates with improving work performance and addresses discipline problems as needed Handlespersonnel issues in accordance with the guidelines established by Human Resource Services Communication Skills Demonstrates effective oral and written communication in working with individuals, families, groups, organizations, communities and colleagues Listens effectively and presents ideas and complex materials concisely, clearly and logically Encourages open and productive communication Critical Thinking/ Problem Solving Operates effectively in a demanding environment Adapts to changes according to the changing needs of the populations served and in accordance with Federal, State and County policy and operations Defines problems, analyzes data and recommends possible alternatives for problem resolution Teamwork/ Collaboration Establishes and maintains beneficial working relationships with peers, colleagues, supervisors, managers, other County agencies,vendors, community partners andthe public Interacts professionally, respectfully and responsibly with clients and families, County employees partner agencies and the community Effectively employs cultural diversity competence when communicating with internal and external customers SPECIAL QUALIFICATIONS Candidates will be required to undergo a background clearance check andmust successfullyclear prior to the start of their employment.All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background check. Areas considered in the background check include conviction history, employment history, professional references and education verification (i.e. degree, license, or official transcripts) if applicable. Foreign degrees require an evaluation of U.S. equivalency by an agency that is a member of the National Association of Credential Services (N.A.C.E.S.) - In addition, a Child Abuse Central Index (CACI) background clearance check may be required. CACI is a repository of child abuse investigation reports managed by the Department of Justice (DOJ) that contains information related to substantiated cases of physical abuse, sexual abuse, mental/emotional abuse, and/or severe neglect of a child. RECRUITMENT PROCESS Human Resource Services (HRS) will screen all applications and supplemental information to identify qualified candidates. After screening, qualified candidates will be referred to the next step and notified via email of all further procedures applicable to their status in the competition. Application Appraisal Panel|Application Rating(Weighted 100%) An Application Appraisal Panel (AAP) of job knowledge experts will thoroughly screen and evaluate all application materials for job knowledge, competencies, and related experience described above. Clarity of expression, grammar, spelling and ability to follow instructions will be considered in the evaluation process. Only the most successful candidates will be placed on the eligible list. Eligible List Once the assessment has been completed, HRS will establish an eligible list of candidates. Candidates placed on the eligible list may be referred to a selection interview to be considered for present and future vacancies. Based on the Agency's needs, the selection procedures listed above may be modified. All candidates will be notified of any changes in the recruitment process. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION EMAIL NOTIFICATION: Email is the primary form of notification during the recruitment process. Please ensure your correct email address is included in our application and use only one email account. NOTE: User accounts are established for one person only and should not be shared with another person. Multiple applications with multiple users may jeopardize your status in the recruitment process for any positions for which you apply. Candidates will be notified regarding their status as the recruitment proceeds via email through the GovernmentJobs.com site. Please check your email folders, including spam/junk folders, and/or accept emails ending with "governmentjobs.com" and "ocgov.com." If your email address should change, please update your profile at www.governmentjobs.com . FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: Click here for additional Frequently Asked Questions. EEO INFORMATION Orange County, as an equal employment opportunity employer, encourages applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply. Closing Date/Time:
Orange County, CA CA, United States
Jan 14, 2020
Variable Shift
Civil/Environmental Engineering Intern (Undergraduate Intern) This recruitment is open to the public and willbe open for a minimum of five (5) business days. Thisrecruitment may close anytime after Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at 11:59 PM PST.Interested applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. OC WASTE& RECYCLING OC Waste & Recycling owns and operates the Orange County landfill system. The Environmental Services Team is tasked with maintaining compliance with the standards set forth by the various regulatory agencies such as the Air Quality Management District, the Regional Water Quality Control Board, Cal Recycle, Health Care Agency and the Local Enforcement Agency. The Environmental Services Team provides compliance support to the landfills for regulated areas including drainage and erosion control; site grading designs; landfill gas collection system maintenance/expansion/monitoring; renewable energy program management assistance; construction support service; groundwater sampling/monitoring; and various regulatory compliance monitoring, reporting, and remediation tasks. The Environmental Services Team provides regulatory and additional technical support for the landfills and prepares reports for the regulatory agencies, in addition to a variety of other regulatory and legislative functions. THE OPPORTUNITY Interns will shadow or work under the direction of an engineer and/or other professionals experienced in the solid waste and environmental compliance industry. While working on specific engineering-based projects, interns will be introduced to all facets of the solid waste industry and will be exposed to a variety of local environmental issues, including biological conservation and restoration, water quality protection, and solid waste disposal. Safety skills will be emphasized as interns works in a close-knit environment In addition, the Civil/Environmental Engineering Intern's duties and responsibilities include: Perform records search Organize, develop and archive documents, reports and drawings that are stored as hard copies and electronically Perform data entry and/or analysis Provide staff support with groundwater sampling and monitoring Assist with field survey duties and compliance report preparation Attend renewable energy coordination meeting and prepare meetingminutes Develop environmental compliance audit checklists Calculate key performance indicators (KPIs) MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS This recruitment is open tothe publicwho are currently enrolled in an accredited college or universityworking towards earning their Associate's or Bachelors' Degree; or have graduated in the last 6 months from an Associate's or Bachelor's degree programin the following fields of study; engineering (civil, environmental, solid waste), chemistry,physics, orbiology The ideal candidate will have already completed two years of studies and have a basic understanding of math and science. SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS OC Waste & Recycling is seeking applicants with the following qualifications: Ability to calculate area, volume and density Basic understanding of math and science in fields related to trigonometry, geometry, physics, chemistry, etc. Proficient in verbal communication/presentation and English writing skills Strong organization, problem solving and analytical skills Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite 2016 Expertise in Excel including pivot tables and graphs desirable Knowledge of CAD and CIVIL3D is helpful, but not required Experience in databases and graphics programs such as Photoshop Ability to work on team projects and handle several assignments simultaneously Physical agility for field assignments TIME COMMITMENT Immediate placement is available. Interns at OC Waste & Recycling will need to be available for a minimum of 20 to 25 hours per week for a minimum of 3 months. Hours must be scheduled during regular business hours (Mondays through Fridays; 8am to 5pm) BENEFITS AVAILABLE TO THE INTERN Build resumes/work history and explore career options Apply skills and knowledge acquired in an academic setting to the workplace Fulfill college/university internship requirements Network with professionals in their fields of interest ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Interns willneed to providetheir own clothing, boots, and sun protection appropriate for a field/office mixed work environment Interns may be required to drive to off-site locations.Mileage reimbursement is available for authorized travel. Interns who operate a personal vehicle as part of their duties must possess a valid state-issued driver's license and proof of auto insurance coverage for personal injuries and property damage REQUIRED BACKGROUND SCREENING/REFERENCE CHECK Prior to placement, applicantswill be asked to submitto abackground screening, which requires a state issued driver's license or ID card and a social security number. APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS AND REQUIREMENTS Applicants will need to upload a cover letter, resume, and their unofficial transcripts to their application. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION EMAIL NOTIFICATION: Email is the primary form of notification during the recruitment process. Please ensure your correct email address is included in our application and use only one email account. NOTE: User accounts are established for one person only and should not be shared with another person. Multiple applications with multiple users may jeopardize your status in the recruitment process for any positions for which you apply. Candidates will be notified regarding their status as the recruitment proceeds via email through the GovernmentJobs.com site. Please check your email folders, including spam/junk folders, and/or accept emails ending with "governmentjobs.com" and "ocgov.com." If your email address should change, please update your profile at www.governmentjobs.com . For additional internship postings, please check our Web site at the following link: http://www.ocgov.com/gov/volunteer/internships/internship_opportunities For specific information pertaining to this recruitment, please contact Jeff Hentzen at (714) 834-2892 or Jeffrey.Hentzen@ocgov.com EEO INFORMATION Orange County, as an equal employment opportunity employer, encourages applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply. Closing Date/Time:
Orange County, CA Orange County, CA, United States
Jan 07, 2020
Full Time
Environmental Health - Program Manager (Administrative Manager I) In addition to performance-based merit increases, this position is scheduled to receive salary range increases on the following dates: Effective July 3, 2020 - 2.5% increase Effective July 2, 2021 - 2.5% increase Effective July 1, 2022 - 3.5% increase Mandatory Employee Retirement Contributions will decrease on the following dates: Effective July 3, 2020 - 1.2% decrease Effective July 2, 2021 - 1.2% decrease Salary may be negotiable within the range listed above, based on position requirements and successful candidate's qualifications, subject to appropriate authorization. This recruitment is open to the public and will remain open for a minimum of five (5) business days.This recruitment will be open on acontinuousbasis and will close at 11:59p.m. (PST) on the day the County's needs are met. Applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. This list will be used to fill current and future AdministrativeManager I positions within the Health Care Agency, Environmental Health Division. This eligible list may also be used to fill positions in similar and/or lower classifications throughout the County of Orange. HEALTH CARE AGENCY The Orange County , Health Care Agency (HCA) is a dynamic organization dedicated to creating and supporting an environment that promotes the achievement of optimal individual, family and community health. Under the direction of the Agency Director, a new and dynamic executive team with an organizational structure comprised ofsix service areas - Administrative and Financial, Behavioral Health, Correctional Health,Regulatory/Medical Health, and Public Health- is committed to meeting the health needs of the diverse Orange County community. ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH DIVISION The Environmental Health Division is comprised of various programs aimed toward protecting the health and safety of Orange County residents and visitors from harmful conditions in the environment. Staff enforce laws and regulations and emphasize education to assist businesses and communities with providing healthy and safe communities. The current vacancies are within the following programs: The Hazardous Materials Surveillance Section (HMSS) is the Certified Unified Program Agency (CUPA) for the County of Orange to regulated hazardous materials industries.TheHMSSis also responsible for regulating medical waste and body art facilities, hazmat emergency response, Used Oil Recycling Program, Waste Tire Enforcement, and disaster preparedness programs. The Division Support Section (DSS) is responsible for supporting the Division operations, Building-wide office needs, developing and assisting with the budget, Agenda Staff Reports, and overseeing Division wide training. THE OPPORTUNITY The Program Managers will be responsible for the following duties within these programs: HMSS Oversee the day-to-day activities within theHMSS, providing general guidance to supervisors and staff Oversee regulatory implementation of Health and Safety Code and the California Code of Regulations as theCUPA Develop policies and procedures, program budgets, communicate with media, and resolve business complaints Plan for future direction and needs of the program Organize and prioritize activities and workloads based on resource allocation constraints, environmental health and public safety, Division goals, and executive management directives Provide leadership and work effectively in a shared team environment with a peer manager, subordinate supervisors, and staff ensuring that Division goals are met Work collaboratively with outside organizations that interact with the Hazardous Materials Surveillance Program Maintain effective and regular communication with Division executive management DSS Budget preparation and development both general and non-general funds Work collaboratively with key management and staff in developing/monitoring budgets to meet organizational business goals Review and/or preparation of grant and allocation budgets, claims, invoice payments, fee studies, and/or cost reports Compile data from numerous sources to prepare various reports and financial analysis Review, develop, and provide data for Agenda Staff Reports (ASR) Oversee the day-to-day activities within the Environmental Health's training program, providing general guidance to supervisors and staff in the office support division Oversee regulatory implementation of Health and Safety Code requirements for food facilities and public swimming pools for the food and pool safety training program. Develop policies and procedures, program budgets, communicate with media, and resolve business complaints; budget preparation and development Organize and prioritize activities and workloads based on resource allocation constraints, environmental health and public safety, Division goals, and executive management directives Provide leadership and work effectively in a shared team environment with a peer manager, subordinate supervisors, and staff ensuring that Division goals are met Maintain effective and regular communication with division and executive management Completion of special projects as assigned Coordinate and conduct food safety outreach and training DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS The ideal candidates will possess at leasttwo (2) years of extensive Environmental Health program knowledge and experience, environmental health and safety related training, departmental budgeting, and grant application processes. The ideal candidate will also possess a valid certificate of registration as an Environmental Health Specialist issued by the State of California.Inaddition, the ideal candidate must possess extensive knowledge and/or experience in the following core competencies: Technical Expertise | Program Knowledge Understanding and using database management information systems, used for measuring productivity and providing the public with consumer information Understanding and applying automated budgeting and financial reporting systems, or other financial data systems Understanding of financial forecasting and projection techniques based on financial planning perspectives Applying long range financial planning techniques as well as preparing and manipulating complex data spreadsheets Extensive experience with environmental health as well as possessing a public safety background Extensive knowledge of the Environmental Health Programs including but not limited to Food and Pool Safety,CUPA, Medical Wastes and Body Art Program Knowledge in state grant application, grant submittal, and audits including but not limited to grants related to Local Enforcement Agency Program, Local Oversight Program, Waste Tire Enforcement, and Used Oil Recycling Conducting audits, identifying issues, taking corrective action, and recommending strategies for overall improvement Extensive knowledge in Performance Evaluation for theCUPAProgram Interpreting and applying statutes, regulations, policies, and Division goals Leading special committees and projects Extensive knowledge of environmental health and public safety requirements and awareness and proper assessment of situational circumstances Leadership | Supervisory Skills Leading confidently by taking personal responsibility for decisions and actions Aligning organizational vision with County strategic goals and Division business objectives Clarifying performance expectations (e.g. roles, responsibilities, standards, and goals) collaboratively with others Developing strategies(e.g. training, learning opportunities, key experiences) to fit individual, team, and organizational needs Managing all aspects of performance management systems within established time frames Relationship Building | Interpersonal Skills Promoting teamwork by creating a culture and environment supporting individual and team empowerment Promoting flexibility by planning for the effects of organizational change Working collaboratively with other supervisors and managers to meet Division goals and objectives Confronting conflict directly and objectively with a goal of resolution for all parties Building consensus amongst diverse groups for the purpose of meeting Division objectives Maintaining effective working relationships with a variety of public and private organizations, city, state, and federal agencies, business owners, as well as academic institutions, County Counsel, District Attorney, and the general public and press Problem Solving | Decision Making Researching, organizing, accurately interpreting and applying relevant data Demonstrating awareness of decisions made at a managerial level and those from an Executive level Resolvingtime-sensitive problems, specifically surrounding Food and Pool Safety issues Integrating changing laws and regulations within environmental health and Health and Safety field and providing inputtoward decisions related to the implementation of these requirements Incorporating risk management education and mitigation strategies, as well as recognizing potential adverse consequence of actions Communication Skills Promoting open, candid information sharing across organizational boundaries Working with different stakeholders and effectively communicating with them in a timely manner Presentingideas and complex material clearly, concisely, logically, and persuasively both orally and in writing Working and communicating effectively with various levels of an organization SPECIAL QUALIFICATION Possession of a valid certificate of registration as an Environmental Health Specialist issued by the State of California. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Click here to view the minimum qualifications for the Administrative Manager I as well as the physicalcharacteristicsand environmental conditions. RECRUITMENT PROCESS Human Resource Services (HRS) screens all application materials for minimum and desirable qualifications. After screening, candidates who meet the minimum and desirable qualifications will be referred to the next step in the recruitment process. Application Screening | (Refer/Non-Refer): Applications and supplemental responses will be screened for qualifications that are highly desirable and most needed to successfully perform the duties of this job. Only those candidates that meet the qualifications as listed in the job bulletin will be referred to the next step. Structured Oral Interview (Oral Exam) | (Weighted 100%): Candidates will be interviewed and rated by job knowledge experts. Each candidate's rating will be based on responses to a series of structured questions designed to elicit the candidate's qualifications for the job. Only the most successful candidates will be placed on the eligible list. Based on the Department's needs, the selection procedures listed above may be modified. All candidates will be notified of any changes in the selection procedure. Eligible List | Score Groups : Once all assessments have been completed, HRS will establish an eligible list of candidates. Candidates placed on the eligible list may be referred to a selection interview to be considered for present and future vacancies. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Email Notification Email is the primary form of notification during the recruitment process. Please ensure your correct email address is included in our application and use only one email account. NOTE: User accounts are established for one person only and should not be shared with another person. Multiple applications with multiple users may jeopardize your status in the recruitment process for any positions for which you apply. Candidates will be notified regarding their status as the recruitment proceeds via email through the GovernmentJobs.com site. Please check your email folders, including spam/junk folders, and/or accept emails ending with "governmentjobs.com" and "ocgov.com." If your email address should change, please update your profile at www.governmentjobs.com . Frequently Asked Questions Click here for additional Frequently Asked Questions. For specific information pertaining to this recruitment, please contact Linny Pham @ (714) 834-7324 or LiPham@ochca.com . EEO INFORMATION Orange County, as an equal employment opportunity employer, encourages applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Orange County, CA Orange County, CA, United States
Dec 20, 2019
Full Time
Grant Manager (Administrative Manager I) Please note the deadline to apply for this recruitment has been changed to Friday, January 31, 2020 at 11:59 PM (PST). This position is scheduled to receive salary range increases on the following dates: Effective July 3, 2020 - 2.5% increase Effective July 2, 2021 - 2.5% increase Effective July 1, 2022 - 3.0% increase Mandatory Employee Retirement Contributions will decrease on the following dates: Effective July 3, 2020 - 1.2% decrease Effective July 2, 2021 - 1.2% decrease Effective July 1, 2022 - 0.5% decrease OPEN TO THE PUBLIC This recruitment is being held to establish an open eligible list to fill current and future Administrative Manager I vacancies within the County of Orange. The eligible list established may also be used to fill similar and lower level classifications throughout the County of Orange. DEADLINE TO APPLY Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply immediately, as the recruitment will close on Friday , January 3, 2020 at 11:59 PM (PST). THE COUNTY The County of Orange is a regional service provider and planning agency whose core businesses include public safety, public health, environmental protection, regional planning, public assistance, social services and aviation. OC COMMUNITY RESOURCES (OCCR) OC Community Resources is a multi-faceted department comprised of OC Animal Care, OC Community Services, OC Housing & Community Development, OC Parks, and OC Public Libraries. ORANGE COUNTY COMMUNITY INVESTMENT DIVISION The Community Investment Division (CID) serves as the administrative support to the Orange County Development Board (OCDB) and is primarily responsible for administering workforce development grants,programs, and activities of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) in Orange County.The WIOA assists individuals who are employed, unemployed and underemployed, to increase their self-sufficiency and/or improve their ability to meet the demands of Orange County businesses and employers.Through WIOA, the Community Investment Division (CID)seeks to meet the needs of businesses and employers by offering programs and services that focus on recruiting, training, and retraining valued employees. CIDalso is responsible for developingthe county's Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) and providing business solutions and engagement services.CEDS is a five-year plan for lowering unemployment, reducing poverty, and sustainable growth in our communities through strategic planning for economic development county-wide. THE OPPORTUNITIES The GrantManagerwill have technical expertise countywide workforce development under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) and other non-WIOA workforce development programs in the area of countywidegrants management, and overseeing special workforce programs/initiatives. All positions within this recruitment will assist with the development, implementation, and/or monitoring of workforce development programs and helps ensure program compliance with all legislation, policies and procedures,and regulations. Incumbents will be responsible for managing the budgets, reviewing invoices, coordinating service delivery, and monitoring various grants and contracts while complying withthe requirements as set forth by the administration of Federal funding.The Grant Manager's shall provide input into programs and policy decision-making, developing and implementing procedures, managing programs, directing the efforts of staff who are not direct reports including outside contractors, and assisting in ensuring the achievement of program objectives. The immediate vacancies are within the Business Solutions & Local Planning Unit, the One-Stop System, and the Grants/Special Initiatives Unit. Business Solutions & Local Planning Unit Serve as primary point of contact and support for local businesses through the Orange County Development Board (OCDB) and the Orange County Community Investment Division Promote the activities of the OCDB and the OC Community Investment Division to the business community, economic development organizations, educators, and the general-public Develop working relationships with employers, educators, economic developers, local elected officials, and representatives from other community-based organizations Attend meetings, conferences, and seminars as requested Serve as the lead for the implementation of industry sector strategies through the OCDB, OC Community Investment Division and the WIOA Orange County Region objectives Establish professional relationships with businesses and industries from prioritized industry sectors Confer with local business/industry management and training personnel individually and/or in groups to address business needs, and gain knowledge of workplace requirements in industry sectors Communicate regularly with new and established employers to develop ongoing visitation programs that work collaboratively with AJCC Business Services staff and other community partners Develop Comprehensive Economic Development strategies as a part of a team to address sector needs and regional planning Serve as the lead for the implementation of certification programs, outreach, partnership development and business expansion strategies through the OCDB Coordinate employer relations activities on behalf of the Orange County WIOA program and participants Educate employers on the services available through WIOA and the Orange County America Job Centers of California (AJCC). Be knowledgeable on the local labor market as needed to connect job seekers and employers Participate in community and business groups Ensure proper reporting of employer relation activities through designated reporting systems Have a comprehensive understanding of the CalJOBS system Perform job profiles, assess employee skills and suggest training programs to address employment gaps and barriers Coordinate and develop training programs with Orange County AJCC business services staff, technical colleges, universities, labor (trade) organizations and training providers Provide technical assistance and oversight of all Orange County Rapid Response and Lay-Off Aversion activities, to include performing inventory, acquiring and assembling Rapid Response and Lay-Off Aversion materials for employer and participant engagement, assisting with assembling Rapid Response and Lay-Off Aversion Team members, scheduling Rapid Response and Lay-Off Aversion meetings, prepare agendas, and compile and share reports on workers affected by layoffs Have experience assisting with RFP processes Monitor active contracts and complete applicable reports Promote (OJT) On-the-Job Training program to employers throughout the Orange County Workforce Area, and provide training and technical assistance to AJCC and contractors on OJT program. Provide technical assistance and oversight of the Orange County AJCC and contracted Service Providers on business services and outreach provided through AJCC sites Research and provide (LMI) Labor Market Information to employers, state agencies, community colleges, chambers of commerce and Orange County AJCC Attend statewide and local (BSR) Business Services Representative meetings Assist in writing grants and technical proposals One-Stop System & Grants/SpecialInitiatives Provide oversight for contracted workforce services including program and policy development, case file and data management, and performance and policy development to ensure compliance and best practice through formula and discretionary grants Responsible for supporting WIOA board committees in activities including agenda development and creating reports Promote the Orange County Regional Leadership Council and its provider activities throughout the region through organizational websites, social media networks, committees and boards, and community network platforms Assist in writing grants, preparing relevant funding proposals, and drafting project proposals Have experience assisting with RFP processes Responsible for working with workforce and economic development partners to research sector growth opportunities and projections to recommend sector focus and strategies including key industries in Orange County and regional areas Connect industry to emerging workforce work experience activities; connect qualified job seekers to employers, and participation in industry workforce network groups Collaborate with industry and workforce training partners to improve access and evaluation of qualified candidates Engage partners to work on deliverables of the identified plan within each industry Write and update stories that promote activities and successes Establish and maintain strong relationships with business, government, and educational institution leaders Attend and represent organization in meetings, lectures, seminars, and presentations related to program development and related areas of responsibility at the local, state, regional and federal levels as needed Prepare and/or review information and reports for internal and external stakeholders Develop and modify policies/procedures/systems in accordance with government regulations and organizational needs and objectives Develop and maintain policies and procedures for implementing WIOA and/or special initiatives programs, grants and services Plan strategic activities and direct workforce program functions internally and through partner meetings on an ongoing basis Establish clear and measurable goals for WIOA and/or special initiative efforts, both collectively and by departmental function Oversee program budgets and distribution of participant benefits Provide training to Service Providers as federal, state or local policy changes or as deemed necessary Develop plans to increase area-wide visibility for WIOA and/or special initiative programs and services, including measurable goals to be reviewed on a regular basis Review performance data with contracted service provider staff to determine improvement and create strategy to accomplish stated goals Actively participate in communication with all partners to maintain clear and consistent messaging for WIOA and/or special initiative programs Maintain specific personnel performance measures and conduct periodic employee evaluations Periodically monitor Service Provider records to ensure quality and accuracy of performance data Meet regularly with service provider staff to create and maintain efficient and effective delivery of services Actively promote collaboration between AJCC core partners and other area entities to foster partnerships designed to achieve common goals Interact consistently with community organizations to develop new programming alignment with state and federal guidelines InterpretWIOA and/or special initiatives guidelines to determine local service delivery techniques and methodology Interface with stakeholders/user departments to provide sound advice and recommendations regarding procurement actions Provide technical assistance to WIOA and/or Special Initiatives Service Provider on federal regulations and the requirements of subrecipient agreements through site visits, audits, and other mechanisms applicable to subrecipient monitoring. Recommend actions necessary to resolve issues/concerns DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS & CORE COMPETENCIES The ideal candidate willpossess three(3) or more years of progressively responsible experience in designing, monitoringand/or implementing employment training programs under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) andmanaging and/or monitoringgrants and contracts. A Bachelor's Degree in PublicAdministration, Business Administration, Finance, Accounting, Human Services or a closely related fieldis desirable. In addition, the ideal candidate will also possess demonstrated expertise in the following core competencies: Technical | Workforce Development & Grant Management Working in collaboration with OCDB, One-Stop System Partners or similar to plan workforce development strategies and goals for improvement Understanding of technical data and software, related terminology and laws, rules and regulations pertaining to workforce programs Working in collaboration with WIOA One-Stop System Partners or similar to implement workforce development strategies and objectives Managing workforce development programs, including grant and funding management and maintaining multi-million dollar funding streamswith variable sources Collaborating with various stakeholders including internal/external clients, and also various departments/agencies throughout the organization Coordinating data quality assurance in order to address findings, trends and data related activities Verball WrittenCommunication Skills Forming partnerships with internal and external clients tocreate productive working relationships Collaborating with various stakeholders including internal/external clients, and also various departments/agencies throughout the organization Communicating effectively in person and in writing with County management and staff, contractors, public constituents and community stakeholders Utilizing effective communication skills to define and communicate strategic asset management goals to staff and stakeholders clearly, succinctly, and persuasively Problem Solving | Analysis Solving problems effectively through strong analytical skills Addressing compliance and performance matters as related to WIOA programs Overseeing and/or monitoring contract outcomes and expenditures Working independently and manage time wisely and effectively prioritize multiple competing tasks Preparing clear and concise project and asset management plans and documents, reports of work performed, and other written materials Supervision | Leadership Demonstrating knowledge of personnel practices as they relate to selecting, training, evaluating performance and supervising employees Adapting to changing assignments and priorities and manages changes with affected parties Providing structure to a team with tools and processes to achieve best practices Performing supervisory tasks related to performance and talent management, training and staff development, and creating and maintaining succession plans MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Please click here to view the minimum qualifications for Administrative Manager I . RECRUITMENT PROCESS Human Resource Services (HRS) screens all application materials for minimum and/or desirable qualifications. After screening, applicants who meet the minimum and/or desirable qualifications will be referred to the next step in the recruitment process. All applicants will be notified via email of their status in the process. Structured Oral Interview |SOI (Weighted 100%) Candidates will be interviewed and rated by an oral interview panel of job knowledge experts. Each candidate's rating will be based on responses to a series of questions designed to elicit the candidate's qualifications for the job. Only the most successful candidates will be placed on to the eligible list. Based on the Department's needs, the selection procedures above may be modified. Candidates will be notified of any changes in the selection procedures. Eligible List Once the assessment has been completed, HRS will establish an eligible list of candidates. Candidates placed on the eligible list may be referred to selection interview to be considered for present and future vacancies. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION EMAIL NOTIFICATION Email is the primary form of notification during the recruitment process. Please ensure your correct email address is included in our application and use only one email account. NOTE: User accounts are established for one person only and should not be shared with another person. Multiple applications with multiple users may jeopardize your status in the recruitment process for any positions for which you apply. Candidates will be notified regarding their status as the recruitment proceeds via email through the GovernmentJobs.com site. Please check your email folders, including spam/junk folders, and/or accept emails ending with "governmentjobs.com" and "ocgov.com." If your email address should change, please update your profile at www.governmentjobs.com . FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: Click here for additional Frequently Asked Questions. Questions? For specific information pertaining to this recruitment, contact Freddy Jimenez at 714-480-2863 or by email at Freddy.Jimenez@occr.ocgov.com . EEO INFORMATION Orange County, as an equal employment opportunity employer, encourages applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply. Closing Date/Time: 1/31/2020 11:59 PM Pacific
Orange County, CA CA, United States
Dec 17, 2019
Full Time
DIRECTOR OF CARE COORDINATION (Administrative Manager III Specialty) This position is scheduled to receive salary range increases on the following dates: Effective July 3, 2020 - 2.5% increase Effective July 2, 2021 - 2.5% increase Effective July 1, 2022 - 3.0% increase Mandatory Employee Retirement Contributions will decrease on the following dates: Effective July 3, 2020 - 1.2% decrease Effective July 2, 2021 - 1.2% decrease Effective July 1, 2022 - 0.5% decrease Salary may be negotiable within the range listed above, based on position requirements and successful candidate's qualifications, subject to appropriate authorization. OPEN TO THE PUBLIC This recruitment is being held to establish an Open Eligible List to fill the Director of CareCoordination (Administrative Manager III Specialty). This list may also be used to fill future vacancies throughout the County in similar and/or lower classifications . DEADLINE TO APPLY The recruitmentwill close on Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at 11:59 p.m. (PST.) Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. The County of Orange Health Care Agency (HCA) is a dynamic organization dedicated to creating and supporting an environment that promotes the achievement of optimal individual, family and community health. Under the direction of the Agency Director, a new and dynamic executive team with an organizational structure comprised ofsix service areas - Administrative and Financial, Behavioral Health, Care Coordination, Correctional Health, Regulatory & Medical Services and Public Health - is committed to meeting the health needs of the diverse Orange County community. THE OPPORTUNITY HCA seeks an experienced and proven leader to manage the newly established Care Coordination Service Area. Thesuccessful candidatewill be a self-starter who willoverseethe development of a collaborative system of care that enhancesaccess to servicesincluding shelter services, mental health services, healthcare, community corrections, as well as benefits and supportive services. Thisindividual willadvise the Board of Supervisors, County Executive Office and the HCA Executive Teamof ongoing issues and outcomes as well as coordinate with public, private and community stakeholders. THE POSITION Reporting directly to the Director of HCA, thepositionwill beresponsible for developing an integratedsystem of care, improving quality and efficiency of care and the delivery of services; making policy recommendations on funding andservice delivery models;working withpublic, private and non-profit partners to support and collaborate on a strategic plan for anintegrated system of care; andoverseeingthe Care Coordination and Shelter Services units. The Director of Care Coordination will: Demonstrate experience managing a medium to large team tasked withdeveloping and implementingnew programs Demonstrate extensive knowledge in homelessness, housing, child welfare and disability programs Possess significantexperiencemanaging andimplementingtechnology solutions for large community based projects Demonstrateexpertise in population based strategies to address the needs of youth, young adults, families and single adult homelessness Manage and monitor funding, Memorandums ofUnderstandingand contracts among County Departments and community providers Identify and implement strategic, short and long range planning and programmatic framework to achieve goals Act as a liaison to and build strong working relationships with County officials and departments, community organizations and other non-profits regarding issues of and relating to homelessness Develop qualitative and quantitative measures to monitor and evaluate programs and projects, contract and grant compliance, and customer satisfaction Prepare and recommend project and program budgets and participate in preparation of budgets that support services Demonstrate political savviness when responding tosituations requiring tact, diplomacy and persuasion DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS The ideal candidate will possess a bachelor's degree or higher in Public Administration, Social Sciences, Business Administration or a related field, and over seven (7) years of experience in public administration, including five (5) years of experience in the design andcoordination of large community based projectsusingtechnology solutions.Experience managing and supervising in a large, complex organization is highly desirable. In addition to the above, the ideal candidate will demonstrate the following key competencies: Systems of Care Expertise: Demonstrated experience designing, developing and delivering systems of care such as Housing, Healthcare and/or Behavioral Health. Hands-on experience applying methods of financing of care coordinationprojects, and administering the principles and practices of homeless services strategies. Management Skills: Demonstratedexperiencemanaginga medium to large team ; managing programs within budgetary guidelines ; designing, developingand implementing program objectives and procedures; ensuring compliance with policies, regulations and laws; articulating a vision for future program goals and setting expectations for staff; conducting strategic planning toreview and revise program objectives as needed; identifying innovative solutions and acting decisively ; and reviewing Board memos, requests for information through the Public Records Acts (PRA), press releases, court documents and operational plans. Project Management: Demonstrated experience managinglargeprojects thatuse technology solutions to develop, execute and monitor project;identifyingresources and developingbudget; identifying risksor issues and recommending solutions, establishing timelines and milestones for project, delegating tasks to team and using project management tools and techniques such as SharePoint and/or Microsoft Officeto trackstatus. Finance & Grant Administration Expertise: Demonstrated experience with the principles, practices and techniques of research and statistical analysis, grant writing and administration, financial forecasting, budget administration and working knowledge of federal, state and local policies relating to homelessness and financing. Communication: Outstanding skills in both spoken and written communications including the ability to write cogently and concisely, with excellent grammar, spelling and punctuation; demonstrated ability developing and making presentations effectively to audiences at all levels with tact, diplomacy and persuasion; superior skillsin engaging audiences, explaining complex processes and demonstrating active listening. Collaboration: Demonstrated ability working effectively with others; establishing and maintaining strong working relationships with public, private, and community stakeholders, Elected Officials andGovernment Officials at all levels of government; andworking with various groups increating aforward-thinking approach in developing an integrated system of care. Critical Thinking: Demonstrated ability to interpret data, develop conclusions, and develop and implement action plans that resolve issues; and experience in solving complex community concerns and developing effective solutions. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Click here for the full job description including physical and mental requirements as well as environmental conditions for the classificationof Administrative Manager III Specialty . RECRUITMENT PROCESS Human Resource Services (HRS) will screen all application materials for the minimum and desirable qualifications. After screening, applicants who meet both the minimum and desirable qualifications will be referred to the next step in the recruitment process. All applicants will be notified via email of their status in the process. Application Appraisal Panel | Application Rating (Weighted 100%): An Application Appraisal Panel (AAP) will thoroughlyscreenapplication and supplemental questionsand rate for job knowledge, competencies and related experience described above. The qualified candidates will be referred tothe next step. Based on the Department's needs, the selection procedures listed above may be modified. Candidates will be notified of any changes in the selection procedures . Eligible List Once the assessment has been completed, HRS will establish an eligible list of candidates. Candidates placed on the eligible list may be referred to a selection interview to be considered for current and future vacancies. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Email Notification Email is the primary form of notification during the recruitment process. Please ensure your correct email address is included in our application and use only one email account. NOTE: User accounts are established for one person only and should not be shared with another person. Multiple applications with multiple users may jeopardize your status in the recruitment process for any positions for which you apply. Candidates will be notified regarding their status as the recruitment proceeds via email through the GovernmentJobs.com site. Please check your email folders, including spam/junk folders, and/or accept emails ending with "governmentjobs.com" and "ocgov.com." If your email address should change, please update your profile at www.governmentjobs.com . Frequently Asked Questions Click here for additional Frequently Asked Questions. For specific information pertaining to this recruitment, please contact Trish Fallon at (714)834-4635 or pfallon@ochca.com . EEO INFORMATION Orange County, as an equal employment opportunity employer, encourages applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply. Closing Date/Time: 1/21/2020 11:59 PM Pacific
Orange County, CA Orange County, CA, United States
Nov 01, 2019
Full Time
Civil Engineer In addition to performance-based merit increases, this position is scheduled to receive salary range increases on the following dates: Effective July 3, 2020 - 2.5% increase Effective July 2, 2021 - 2.5% increase Effective July 1, 2022 - 3.5% increase Mandatory Employee Retirement Contributions will decrease on the following dates: Effective July 3, 2020 - 1.2% decrease Effective July 2, 2021- 1.2% decrease This recruitment is open to the public and is being held to establish an eligible list to fill current and future Civil Engineer vacancies within OC Public Works and/or other County of Orange agencies. This recruitment may also be used to fill positions in similar and/or lower classifications. This recruitment will be open for a minimum of five (5) business days and remain open on a continuous basis until the needs of the County have been met. Please be advised this recruitment may close at any time. It is recommended that qualifiedcandidates apply immediately. The deadline for the first round of consideration will be Sunday, November 17that 11:59PM PST. We anticipate holding Structured Oral Interviews during the 1st week of December. OC PUBLIC WORKS OC Public Works provides services on a regional basis to unincorporated areas, to cities, and to other County agencies and departments. The primary mission of the department is to protect and enrich the community through efficient delivery and maintenance of public works infrastructure, planning, and development services. OC Public Works core values are integrity, accountability, service and trust. OC Public Works is a unique County department comprised of ten service areas: OC Development Services; OC Fleet Services; OC Administrative Services; OC Facilities Design & Construction; OC Facilities Maintenance & Central Utilities; OC Environmental Resources; OC Operations & Maintenance; OC Construction; OC Infrastructure Programs; and OC Survey. The Department currently has a workforce in excess of 950 positions. Click here for more information on OC Public Works. Click here for more information on the County of Orange. THE OPPORTUNITY Civil Engineers perform a variety of complex field and office engineering work. This classification is the experienced and licensedprofessional civil engineering class. Incumbents at this level are professionally licensed by the state as Civil Engineers and are responsible for independent engineering analysis on the most complex and specialized assignments and projects. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS AND CORE COMPETENCIES The most successful candidates will possess 4 years of direct civil engineering experience, and are willing to take on new and challenging assignments.This position independently performs complex and specialized assignments, provides project leadership to lower level staff, trains staff, consults in an area of specialty and may independently review, complete and approve County designed plans as the responsible engineer. In addition to the above, the successful candidate will possess the core competencies listed below: TECHNICAL EXPERTISE The duties and core competencies required of the Civil Engineer are contingent on the specific assignment and department the position is located in. Common duties include but are not limited to: Designing and preparing drawings, specifications and cost estimates for construction and maintenance of public work projects such as flood control structures, roads, and bridges. Performing technical and complex calculations and reviews using engineering judgment in conformance with department procedures. Conducting technical studies and preparing reports related to hydrology, traffic operations, transportation, drainage, environmental, and other areas. Creating and contributing to engineering reports and environmental studies. Reviewing road, drainage, bridge and traffic improvement plans. Coordinating with internal stakeholders (project management, utilities, real estate, survey, regulatory permits). Coordinating with external stakeholders and performing public outreach (residents, regulatory agencies, other Cities). Preparing staff reports for and making presentations to management. Providing technical engineering support to other County Divisions and Departments. Experience in preparing/reviewing local (M2), State and Federal grant applications, or PES. Performing project management duties like monitoring and controlling project scope, cost, schedule and risks. Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Adobe,Bluebeam, Access, AutoCAD, Project,HECRAS,WSPG, hydrology software compatible with the Orange County Hydrology Manual and other Civil Engineering software. Coordinating and managing the reviews of private developers and builders' project submittals including street improvements, grading plans, drainage plans with other County departments or divisions including Watersheds, Materials Laboratory, Flood Programs, Design/Bridge, Traffic, Operations and Maintenance. Reviewing subdivision project and improvement plans for adequacy of road, flood control, grading or structural proposals; check for compliance with County codes and designated requirements. Technical reviews of all aspects of land development projects. Perform QA/QC reviews of all developers/builders' submitted civil engineering plans such as grading plans, street and storm drain plans, trail plans, landscape plans, hydrology and hydraulic reports, tract maps, etc. PROBLEM SOLVING AND ANALYTICAL SKILLS Be knowledgeable and experienced in identifying problems, solving them, acting decisively and showing good judgment. Isolate causes from symptoms, and compile information and alternatives to illuminate problems or issues. Involve others as appropriate and gather information from a variety of sources. Find a balance between studying the problem and solving it. Continually seek to provide the highest quality service to all customers, clients and stakeholders. Listen carefully and communicate concern through tone of voice and by taking action to solve problems in a timely manner. Analyze all aspects of financial and operational performance and prepare recommendations to management for use in making critical financial decisions. Readily commit to action and make decisions that reflect sound judgment and analysis. COMMUNICATION SKILLS Effectively communicating orally and in writing with engineers, architects, contractors, developers, and consultants. Have communicated technical and complex information in a clear, easy to understand manner to a wide variety of audiences. Recognize the essential value of continuous information exchange and the competitive advantage it brings. Actively seek information from a variety of sources and disseminate it in a variety of ways. Take responsibility for ensuring that stakeholders have current and accurate information. Write clearly and concisely, composing informative and convincing memos, emails, letter, reports, and other documents. LEADERSHIP SKILLS Provide guidance, training and direction to subordinate staff such as Civil Engineering Assistants and others. Fostera team atmosphere and reward collaboration. Effectively motivate others to promote productivity and efficiency. REQUIRED LICENSE Possession of a valid Certificate of Registration as a Civil Engineer issued by the California State Board for Civil and Professional Engineers. Possession of a valid California Driver's License (Class C or higher) may be required for some assignments. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Click here for the complete listing of the minimum qualifications for Civil Engineer. PHYSICAL, ENVIRONMENTAL AND MENTAL REQUIREMENTS The physical requirements may vary according to assignment. Generally, the following is required: vision sufficient to read fine print and computer monitors; speak and hear well enough to communicate with others clearly and understandably in person and over the phone; independent body mobility to sit, stand, walk to access a standard office environment, walk for an extended period of time out in the field, and walk along various road, flood and park trails as well as flood channel side slopes in varying environmental conditions such as during a storm; manual dexterity to use hands, arms and shoulders to operate a keyboard, and to write; mental stamina to work with changing deadlines and competing priorities, and physical stamina to carry various equipment weighing up to 30 pounds (if necessary). RECRUITMENT PROCESS Human Resource Services screens all application materials for minimum qualifications. After screening, candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will be referred to the next step in the recruitment process. All candidates will be notified via email of their status in the process. Structured Oral Interview | Oral Interview (Weighted 100%): Candidates will be interviewed and rated by a panel of job knowledge experts. Each candidate's rating will be based on responses to a series of structured questions designed to elicit the candidate's qualifications for the job. Only the most successful candidates will be placed on the eligible list. Based on the Department's needs, the selection procedures listed above may be modified. All candidates will be notified of any changes in the selection procedure. Completion of a background investigation to the satisfaction of the County may be required for some assignments. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION APPLICATION AND SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONS: For detailed information on how to apply, click here . EMAIL NOTIFICATION: Email is the primary form of notification during the recruitment process. Please ensure your correct email address is included in your application and use only one email account. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: Click here for additional Frequently Asked Questions. For specific questions pertaining to this recruitment, please contact the recruiter Zachary Gutierrez by email at Zachary.Gutierrez@ocpw.ocgov.com or by phone at 714-667-1623 . EEO INFORMATION Orange County, as an equal employment opportunity employer, encourages applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Orange County, CA Orange County, CA, United States
Oct 22, 2019
Full Time
SR. PUBLIC HEALTH NURSE - EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES In addition to performance-based merit increases, this position is scheduled to receive salary range increases on the following dates: Effective July 3, 2020 - 2.5% increase Effective July 2, 2021 - 2.5% increase Effective July 1, 2022 - 3.5% increase Mandatory Employee Retirement Contributions will decrease on the following dates: Effective July 3, 2020 - 1.2% decrease Effective July 2, 2021 - 1.2% decrease Salary may be negotiable within the range listed above, based on position requirements and successful candidate's qualifications, subject to appropriate authorization. This recruitment is open to the public and will remain open on a continuous basis until 11:59 PM (PST) on the day the County's needs are met . Applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. This recruitment will establish an open eligible list to fill current and future vacancies. This recruitment may also be used to fill similar and/or lower level positions throughout the County of Orange. HEALTH CARE AGENCY The County of Orange , Health Care Agency (HCA)is a dynamic organization dedicated to creating and supporting an environment that promotes the achievement of optimal individual, family and community health. Under the direction of the Agency Director, a new and dynamic executive team with an organizational structure comprised of five service areas - Administrative and Financial, Behavioral Health, Correctional Health, Regulatory and Medical Services and Public Health - is committed to meeting the health needs of the diverse Orange County community. REGULATORY & MEDICAL HEALTH SERVICES The Regulatory & Medical Health Services (R/MHS) Division is comprised of: Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Medical Safety Net (MSN) Environmental Health Services (EHS) Employee Health Services EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES Emergency Medical Services (EMS) plans, coordinates and oversees pre-hospital and emergency medical care systems in response to individual needs and community crisis. EMS program's major strengths are mutual cooperation, patient advocacy, advanced medical technology, electronic documentation and evidence-based data. HEALTH EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT The Health Emergency Management (HEM) section is part of EMS and is responsible for planning the agency's overall preparedness and response to a potential disaster affecting the medical and health systems in Orange County. HEM is funded through a variety of federal grants. HEM's emergency preparedness functions consist of all-hazards planning including bioterrorism, pandemic influenza, natural disasters and other County health-related disasters. THE OPPORTUNITY The Sr. Public Health Nurse position will work in the HEM section and is funded through the Hospital Preparedness Program (HPP) grant. The position will serve as the Healthcare Systems Clinical Advisor and provide primary oversight of the HPP and coordination of the Healthcare Coalition of Orange County (HCCOC). The position will report directly to the Assistant EMS Administrator and may supervise division personnel. Duties and responsibilities include: Preparing and submitting budget requests for the HPP, estimating future needs of the program and consulting with superiors on priorities and funding availability Functioning as a lead strategist for healthcare system preparedness plans Reviewing and providing input on clinical accuracy and relevance for coalition plans, exercises and activities Serving as a liaison between the coalition and medical practitioners Engaging hospitals, long term care, skilled nursing facilities, clinics, surgical centers, urgent cares, dialysis centers, hospice, home health and community stakeholders to plan for disasters Ensuring coalition mass casualty/surge plans provide for appropriate distribution of resources Ensuring subject matter experts are available and a process exists to support secondary transfer prioritization in specialty surge mass casualty situations Supporting HEM's ongoing planning efforts in multiple initiatives and trainings in order to develop and participate in exercises Respond to HCA Operations Center or other locations in times of emergency DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS The ideal candidate will have five (5) or more years of experience as a Registered Nurse (RN) with emergency nursing or public health nursing experience and a valid California Driver License. The ideal candidate will also demonstrate knowledge and experience in the following competencies: Technical Knowledge | Experience Knowledge of major components of an emergency medical services system Knowledge of quality improvement activities Knowledge of organization and operations of various government agencies involved in community health and medical health disaster preparedness Experience submitting grant applications and/or budget requests Experience developing plans, policies and procedures to accomplish program objectives Familiarity and experience evaluating and analyzing data Proficiency using common software applications such as Microsoft Word and Excel Ability to interpret laws, rules and regulations governing health facilities Relationship Building | Interpersonal Skills Collaborates with other public and private agencies to meet needs as they relate to medical health disaster preparedness Establishes and maintains cooperative working relationships with clients, medical professionals, peers and managers to achieve service goals Collaborates with HR to handle staff performance issues Leadership Skills Provides clinical leadership to HCOCC coalition Plans, organizes, directs, coordinates and evaluates program activity Supervises staff, assigns and coordinates work and evaluates work performance Acts as an advocate and resource for clinical staff, encourages involvement and participation of staff in coalition activities Organizes meetings Communication | Oral and Written Speak effectively and present information to lay persons and medical specialists Communicate with and educate the public on emergency medical preparedness Write clear and concise reports MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Please click here for the minimum qualifications for Sr. Public Health Nurse. PHYSICAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS Physical Requirements Body mobility to walk, climb stairs, reach, bend, and stoop; stamina to sit for a prolonged period of time (up to one hour); strength to lift and carry objects such as boxes of nursing supplies or audiovisual equipment, which may weigh up to 25 lb.; manual dexterity to grasp, manipulate/ operate small objects and precision instruments such as, but not limited to, giving injections and taking pulse and blood pressure readings; vision sufficient to read thermometers and calibrated measuring instruments, labels on medications etc. Will be required to operate a motor vehicle. Environmental Conditions Will be required to work in an office; may work in settings where patients who have a communicable diseases may have been; may be assigned to evenings, weekends and/or holidays during activation of the EMS Department Operations Center/OC Operational Area Emergency Operations Center. Will be required to travel to work sites throughout the County. RECRUITMENT PROCESS Human Resource Services (HRS) screens all applications to identify the applicants who meet the minimum qualifications for the position based on the skills required to meet the needs of the County. After the initial screening, those who meet the minimum qualifications will be referred to the next step of the recruitment. Application Screening (Refer/Non-refer) Applications and supplemental responses will be screened for qualifications that are highly desirable and most needed to successfully perform the duties of this job. Only those candidates that meet the qualifications as listed in the job bulletin will be referred to the next step. Application Appraisal Panel| Application Rating (Weighted 100%) An Application Appraisal Panel (AAP) of job knowledge experts will thoroughly screen and evaluate all application materials for job knowledge, competencies and related experience described above. Only the most qualified applicants will be placed on the eligible list. Based on the Department's needs, the selection procedures listed above may be modified. All candidates will be notified of any changes in the selection procedure. Eligible List Once the assessments have been completed, HRS will establish an eligible list of candidates. Candidates placed on the eligible list may be referred to a selection interview to be considered for present and future vacancies. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION EMAIL NOTIFICATION Email is the primary form of notification during the recruitment process. Please ensure your correct email address is included in our application and use only one email account. NOTE: User accounts are established for one person only and should not be shared with another person. Multiple applications with multiple users may jeopardize your status in the recruitment process for any positions for which you apply. Applicants will be notified regarding their status as the recruitment proceeds via email through the GovernmentJobs.com site. Please check your email folders, including spam/junk folders, and/or accept emails ending with "governmentjobs.com" and "ocgov.com." If your email address should change, please update your profile at www.governmentjobs.com . FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Click here for additional Frequently Asked Questions. For specific information pertaining to this recruitment, contact Raymond Mendozaat (714) 834-6755 or RaMendoza@ochca.com. EEO INFORMATION Orange County, as an equal employment opportunity employer, encourages applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply. Closing Date/Time:
Orange County, CA Orange County, CA, United States
Oct 22, 2019
Full Time
BUILDING INSPECTOR IV THIS RECRUITMENT IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC In addition to performance-based merit increases, this position is scheduled to receive salary range increases on the following dates: Effective July 3, 2020 - 2.5% increase Effective July 2, 2021 - 2.5% increase Effective July 1, 2022 - 3.5% increase Mandatory Employee Retirement Contributions will decrease on the following dates: Effective July 3, 2020 - 1.2% decrease Effective July 2, 2021- 1.2% decrease Thisrecruitment will be open for a minimum of five (5) business days, and will remain open on a continuous basis until 11:59 p.m. (PST) on the day the County's needs are met. . This recruitment will establish an open eligible list and will be used to fill immediate and future Building Inspector IV positions. This recruitment may also be used to fill positions in similar and/or lower classifications throughout the County of Orange. Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. OC PUBLIC WORKS OC Public Works is a unique County department comprised of 10 service areas, each of which directly impacts the quality of life for Orange County residents and the private sector. OC Public Works provides services on a regional basis to unincorporated areas, cities, and other County agencies and departments. The primary mission of the department is to ensure quality of service today and quality of life tomorrow. In addition, our vision is to be a world class leader of innovative, professional and quality public works services. Click here for more information about OC Public Works Click here for more information about the County of Orange THE OPPORTUNITY OC Public Works is seeking Building Inspector IV's who can perform inspections of new and remodeled residential and commercial structures during construction and upon completion to ensure compliance with various building, electrical, mechanical, and plumbing codes; assume the duties of Supervising Building Inspector when absent; and perform other work as assigned. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS AND CORE COMPETENCIES In addition to the minimum qualifications, the ideal candidate will possess the following core competencies: TECHNICAL KNOWLEDGE County of Orange Codified Ordinances California Building Codes, CAL OSHA safety requirements National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) permit requirements Ability to review and address improvement projects forNPDEScompliance At least one valid International Code Council (ICC) certification Methods, materials and equipment used in vertical construction ORAL & WRITTEN COMMUNICATION Communicate effectively, tactfully and maintain effective working relationships with departmental staff, management, engineering firms, construction and building trades, other agencies, utility companies, contractors and the general public PROBLEM SOLVING Approach problems and decisions methodically with an appropriate level of concern for County and Management perspective Analyze, research, organize, accurately interpret and apply relevant data to issues or problem projects Identify issues accurately along with impacts and solutions SPECIAL REQUIREMENT Possession of a valid Residential International Code Council (ICC) certification in either building, plumbing, electrical, or mechanical is required. Possess a valid California Driver's license, Class C or higher, by date of appointment, and must maintain throughout employment. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Click here to learn about the minimum qualifications for theBuilding Inspector IV classification . PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS Vision sufficient to read standard text, handwriting, plans, computer monitor, fine text and charts with fine lines; speak and hear well enough to converse in person, on the telephone, by two-way radio and in a loud environment; body mobility to climb in and out of a standard pick-up truck, walk on irregular terrain, stairs and varying surfaces, climb ladder, scaffolding and poles to inspect work, bend, stoop, twist, reach, and stand with little movement for long periods of time; manual dexterity to write, the ability to drive a vehicle, and possess the physical strength to lift up to 30 pounds. RECRUITMENT PROCESS Human Resource Services (HRS) will screen applications and supplemental responses for those minimum and desirable qualifications that are most needed to successfully perform the duties of this job. Only those applicants that meet the qualifications as listed in the job bulletin will be referred to the next step. Structured Oral Interview (Weighted 100%): Candidates will be interviewed and rated by a qualification appraisal panel of job knowledge experts. Only the most successful candidates will be placed on the eligible list. Based on the Department's needs, the selection procedures listed above may be modified. All candidates will be notified of any changes in the selection procedure. Eligible List Once the assessment has been completed, HRS will establish an eligible list of candidates. Candidates placed on the eligible list may be referred to a selection interview to be considered for present and future vacancies. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION EMAIL NOTIFICATION: Email is the primary form of notification during the recruitment process. Please ensure your correct email address is included in our application and use only one email account. NOTE: User accounts are established for one person only and should not be shared with another person. Multiple applications with multiple users may jeopardize your status in the recruitment process for any positions for which you apply. Candidates will be notified regarding their status as the recruitment proceeds via email through the GovernmentJobs.com site. Please check your email folders, including spam/junk folders, and/or accept emails ending with "governmentjobs.com" and "ocgov.com." If your email address should change, please update your profile at www.governmentjobs.com . FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: Click here for additional Frequently Asked Questions. For specific information pertaining to this recruitment, please contact Arleen Berberoglu at arleen.berberoglu@ocpw.ocgov.com or (714) 667-9608. EEO INFORMATION Orange County, as an equal employment opportunity employer, encourages applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Orange County, CA Orange County, CA, United States
Oct 16, 2019
Full Time
COMPREHENSIVE CARE NURSE II In addition to performance-based merit increases, this position is scheduled to receive salary range increases on the following dates: Effective July 3, 2020 - 2.5% increase Effective July 2, 2021 - 2.5% increase Effective July 1, 2022 - 3.5% increase Mandatory Employee Retirement Contributions will decrease on the following dates: Effective July 3, 2020 - 1.2% decrease Effective July 2, 2021 - 1.2% decrease Salary may be negotiable within the range listed above, based on position requirements and successful candidate's qualifications, subject to appropriate authorization. This recruitment is open to the public and will remain open for a minimum of five (5) business days.This recruitment will be open on acontinuousbasis and will close at 11:59p.m. (PST) on the day the County's needs are met. Applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. This list will be used to fill current and future Comprehensive Care Nurse II positions within the Health Care Agency, Correctional Health Services. This eligible list may also be used to fill positions in similar and/or lower classifications throughout the County of Orange. First round of considerations: Monday, October 28, 2019 THE OPPORTUNITY: The County of Orange, Health Care Agency is hiring experienced Registered Nurses who are committed to provide skilled nursing to medical and mental health clients in a jail setting. The current openings are in the following Programs within Correctional Health Services (CHS) : Adult Correctional Health Services (ACHS) The ACHS program provides medical, dental, nursing, infection control, health education and pharmaceutical services at a community standard of care and also provides mental health services including 24-hour emergency triage and crisis intervention, suicide prevention, treatment beds, individual and group therapy, substance abuse counseling, medication assessment and discharge planning to all adult inmates in the County's five (5) correctional facilities. The Comprehensive Care Nurse II assigned to ACHS will perform the following specialized duties: Obtain vital signs such as; temperature, blood pressure, pulse, respiration and pain scale assessment Perform Comprehensive and focused physical assessments and refer to higher level of care as necessary, including but not limited to: Comprehensive history taking Interpreting vital signs and physical assessment results Wound Care Documenting in Subjective-Objective-Assessment-Plan (SOAP)format on electronic health record Implementing standardized nursing protocols Monitoring outcomes Review of health records, summarize and synthesize client information and give comprehensive hand off at shift change or outside facility transfers utilizing discharge summary form or verbal report Maintain assigned work areas every shift Participate in staff development and educational programs to maintain professional competency Participate in 5150 training; must pass and maintain certification (Training will be provided) Other work as assigned The ACHS facility is a 24 hour, 7 day a week facility, incumbents must be able to work on weekends, evenings or night shift and holidays. Nursing staff work six (6), twelve (12) hour shifts, and one eight (8) hour shift per two (2) week pay period. Days off are every other weekend and rotating week days. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS AND CORE COMPETENCIES: The ideal candidate must possess extensive experience in the following core competencies: Nursing Expertise and Knowledge of: Complexity of clients with chronic illness that are medical and mental health related, such as; substance abuse disorders, etc. Common medical and mental health complaints of incarcerated clients including but not limited to: substance use disorders and its complications, anxiety, depression, chronic illness, etc. Performance of nursing care based on Federal and State Standards Performing triage and assessment competently Making sound clinical decisions Performing emergency medical and mental health nursing care Providing nursing care to pregnant clients and other critically ill clients needing specialized care Willing and having the ability to testify competently, if subpoenaed by court Using technology and other healthcare related systems effectively Adaptability, Compassion, Critical Thinking and Safety: Working effectively in a changing and stressful environment, and making adjustments as necessary Reducing jail-related liability risks by being compliant with Federal, State laws and mandated standards Developing resiliency by maintaining energy, tenacity, and continuously provide compassionate care in fulfilling correctional nursing responsibilities Managing multiple clients needing triage effectively and efficiently Being aware of any environmental hazards while working inside the facility Being alert and aware of personal safety and security while providing care and/or treatment to medical and mental health clients Working collaboratively and communicate professionally at all times SPECIAL QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS: Incumbents are required to pass a comprehensive background investigation prior to a formal offer and acceptance of employment Applicants must not have felony convictions or be on any form of probation Must be able to pass and maintain background investigation to the satisfaction of the Orange County Sheriff-Coroner. Background screening includes; completing of a Personal History Form, interview with a background investigator, fingerprinting and may include a polygraph test. Some of the areas considered in the background screening include prior convictions, traffic violations, drug use and credit problems, employment history, professional references and education verification (i.e. degree, license, or official transcripts. Foreign degrees require an evaluation of U.S. equivalency by an agency that is a member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (N.A.C.E.S.) The Correctional facilities is a 24 hour, 7 day a week facility, incumbents must be able to work on weekends, evenings or night shift and holidays MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Click here to view the minimum qualifications for Comprehensive Care Nurse II as well as the physical characteristics and mental requirements, environmental and working conditions. RECRUITMENT PROCESS: Human Resource Services (HRS) screens all application materials for minimum and desirable qualifications. After screening, candidates who meet the minimum and desirable qualifications will be referred to the next step in the recruitment process. Application Screening | (Refer/Non-Refer): Applications and supplemental responses will be screened for qualifications that are highly desirable and most needed to successfully perform the duties of this job. Only those candidates that meet the qualifications as listed in the job bulletin will be referred to the next step. Online Assessment | Technical Skill Assessment (Weighted 100%): Qualified candidates will be invited to participate in a job-related assessment. Candidates will be notified of their date and access code, if applicable. Only the more qualified candidates will be placed on the eligible list. Based on the Department's needs, the selection procedures listed above may be modified. All candidates will be notified of any changes in the selection procedure. Eligible List | Score Groups : Once all assessments have been completed, HRS will establish an eligible list of candidates. Candidates placed on the eligible list may be referred to a selection interview to be considered for present and future vacancies. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Email Notification Email is the primary form of notification during the recruitment process. Please ensure your correct email address is included in our application and use only one email account. NOTE: User accounts are established for one person only and should not be shared with another person. Multiple applications with multiple users may jeopardize your status in the recruitment process for any positions for which you apply. Candidates will be notified regarding their status as the recruitment proceeds via email through the GovernmentJobs.com site. Please check your email folders, including spam/junk folders, and/or accept emails ending with "governmentjobs.com" and "ocgov.com." If your email address should change, please update your profile at www.governmentjobs.com . Frequently Asked Questions Click here for additional Frequently Asked Questions. For specific information pertaining to this recruitment, please contact Linny Pham @ (714) 834-7324 or LiPham@ochca.com . EEO INFORMATION Orange County, as an equal employment opportunity employer, encourages applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Orange County, CA Orange County, CA, United States
Oct 11, 2019
Full Time
COMMUNICATIONS INSTALLATION TECHNICIAN This recruitment is open to the public, on a continuous basis, until the needs of the department have been met. Please be advised this recruitment may close at 11:59 p.m. any day of the week and it is recommended that interested candidates apply immediately. RECRUITMENT/POSITION INFORMATION This recruitment is being held to establish an Open Eligible List to fill current vacancies in this class, as well as lower-level classes in the Communications Installation Series, until the next recruitment. The current vacancy iswithin the Technical Services Unit. THE DIVISION Sheriff-Coroner Communications & Technology Division provides the centralized 800 MHz Countywide Coordinated Communications System for all local public safety agencies (law enforcement, fire, emergency medical) and for general government on a 24-hour basis. Other services include installation and maintenance of communications and electronic equipment (microwave and backbone equipment, 9-1-1 dispatch equipment, paging equipment, mobile and portable radios, surveillance, sound and video systems); operational and maintenance support to the coordinated communications systems; engineering and frequency management. Sheriff-Coroner Communications is the central coordinator/program manager for the operation and maintenance of the 800 MHz Countywide Coordinated Communications System (CCCS). The Communications & Technology Division consists of approximately 80 personnel organized in several customer-focused areas that specialize in specific technical applications including the Technical Services Unit, Radio Microwave Unit, and the Security Electronics Unit. Each section maintains a staff of engineers, technicians and support staff to provide a high level of technical expertise to Orange County public service agencies, including Law Enforcement, Fire Services, Lifeguard, Park Rangers, Public Works, Courts, County and City jails, and Probation facilities. THE OPPORTUNITY Under supervision, installs and removes electronic equipment from a variety of locations and emergency vehicles including, but not limited to, police cars, police motorcycles, fire trucks, and command vehicles, and will also perform simple repair work on electronic equipment, assist in the installation and removal of communication equipment from fixed stations and offices, and learn to use basic test equipment and complete other work as required or assigned. THE IDEAL CANDIDATE The ideal candidate will have experience installing cameras, two-way radio communication equipment, and public safety equipment; knowledge of basic elements of electronics, including Ohms law and AC and DC theory, and the ability to read and interpret instructions and pictorial drawings in installation manuals and written directives including schematics; operate and use hand tools and small power tools, use a volt-ohmmeter and watt meter to test circuits, and read and write in English to record data on work orders. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS General Knowledge of: Basic electronic theory including Ohms Law and AC and DC theory, audio and radio frequency circuits, electronic measurements, semiconductor fundamentals and mathematics for electronic technology. Ability to: Read electronic schematics, blueprints and instruction manuals and follow directions precisely; operate and maintain electronic test equipment; read and write numbers in English to record data on work orders, time sheets and log sheets; crawl under vehicles and work in cramped spaces such as under automobile dash or in automobile trunk. Mustbe able to lift radio equipment in and out of vehicle trunks and hold in place while attaching. Experience/Education: Completion of a training course in basic electronic or electronic repair AND one year of experience involving the installation and/or repair of electronic equipment. Training beyond basic electronics may be substituted for the required experience on a month-for-month basis. License Required: Possession of a valid California Driver's License, Class C or higher is required by date of appointment. A General Radiotelephone Operator's License issued by the Federal Communications Commission (or equivalent) may be required within one year after appointment for some assignments. Click here to view the class spec/job description. SPECIAL QUALIFICATIONS For positions with the Sheriff's Department applicants must not have been convicted of a felony or be on any form of probation and must pass an extensive background investigation to the satisfaction of the Orange County Sheriff-Coroner. Background screening includes completing of a Personal History Form, interview with a background investigator, fingerprinting and may include a polygraph test. Some of the areas considered in the background screening include prior convictions, traffic violations, drug use and credit problems, employment history, professional references and education verification (i.e. degree, license, or official transcripts. Foreign degrees require an evaluation of U.S. equivalency by an agency that is a member of the National Association of Credentials Services (N.A.C.E.S.). PHYSICAL, MENTAL, AND ENVIRONMENTAL REQUIREMENTS The County of Orange is committed to providing a means for applicants who may have a disability to identify areas in which they may request a reasonable accommodation. The following is a description of the physical and mental abilities that are customarily required to perform the essential job functions of this position. Applicants are encouraged to contact the recruiter listed for any questions or request an accommodation during the testing/selection process. Physical Requirements: Applicants must be able to lift over 50 lbs., with frequent lifting and/or carrying objects weighing over 25 lbs.; climb ladders, scaffolding and poles, crawl in attics or under vehicles and work in cramped spaces such as under automobile dash or in automobile trunk, stoop, bend or twist your back, kneel, squat and work with arms above shoulder level; identify and distinguish colors; operate power tools or other like machinery that are potentially hazardous. May be required to climb and work from antennas which may exceed 100 feet in some assignments. Environmental Conditions: Must be willing and able to work in remote areas and in high security areas such as jails, courthouses and dispatch centers. Human Resources |Minimum Qualifications Sheriff Human Resources screens all applications to identify the most qualified candidates for the position based on the skills required to meet the needs of the Department. After the initial screening, the qualified candidates will be referred to the next step and notified of all further procedures applicable to their status in the competition. SELECTION PROCEDURES Applications must emphasize all the areas in which the applicant has expertise and accomplishments in the specific competencies related to the position. Oral PanelInterview (Weighted 100%) Applicants will be interviewed and rated by a panel of job knowledge experts. Each candidate's rating will be based on responses to a series of structured questions designed to elicit the candidate's qualifications for the job. (Please note: The panel of job knowledge experts is not granted access to the candidate's application prior to the panel interview; therefore, a candidate's responses to the structured questions should be thorough, detailed and complete.) Based on the Department's needs, the selection procedures listed above may be modified. All candidates will be notified of any changes in the selection procedure. ELIGIBLE LIST After all procedures have been completed, the Sheriff Human Resources will establish an eligible list of qualified candidates. Candidates placed on the eligible list may be referred to a selection interview in their specialty area to be considered for present and future vacancies. HOW TO APPLY Only on-line applications will be accepted. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of on line applications. Application information must be current, succinct and related to the requirements in this job announcement. Your application should demonstrate your professional experience and education related to the specific qualifications/duties listed in this bulletin, including areas which you have developed expertise. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION EMAIL NOTIFICATION: Email is the primary form of notification during the recruitment process. Please ensure your correct email address is included in our application and use only one email account. NOTE: User accounts are established for one person only and should not be shared with another person. Multiple applications with multiple users may jeopardize your status in the recruitment process for any positions for which you apply. Candidates will be notified regarding their status as the recruitment proceeds via email through the GovernmentJobs.com site. Please check your email folders, including spam/junk folders, and/or accept emails ending with "governmentjobs.com" and "ocgov.com." If your email address should change, please update your profile at www.governmentjobs.com . FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: Click here for additional Frequently Asked Questions. For specific information pertaining to this recruitment, please contact Paige West at 714-834-5859 or pwest @ocsd.org.For other recruitment information, please contact Sheriff Recruiting at 714-834-5811. EEO INFORMATION Orange County, as an equal employment opportunity employer, encourages applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply. Closing Date/Time:
Orange County, CA Orange County, CA, United States
Oct 07, 2019
Full Time
CHIEF DEPUTY PUBLIC GUARDIAN (Administrative Manager II) This position is scheduled to receive salary range increases on the following dates: Effective July 3, 2020 - 2.5% increase Effective July 2, 2021 - 2.5% increase Effective July 1, 2022 - 3.0% increase Mandatory Employee Retirement Contributions will decrease on the following dates: Effective July 3, 2020 - 1.2% decrease Effective July 2, 2021 - 1.2% decrease Effective July 1, 2022 -0.5% decrease Salary may be negotiable within the range listed above, based on position requirements and successful candidate's qualifications, subject to appropriate authorization. This recruitment is open to the public and will remain open for a minimum of five (5) business days. This recruitment will remain open on a continuous basis until 11:59 p.m.. (PST) on the day the County's needs are met. Applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. This recruitment will establish an open eligible list. This list will be used to fill current and future Administrative Manager II positions with this specialty. This recruitment may also be used to fill positions in similar and/or lower classifications throughout the County of Orange. HEALTH CARE AGENCY The County of Orange , Health Care Agency (HCA) is a dynamic organization dedicated to creating and supporting an environment that promotes the achievement of optimal individual, family and community health. Under the direction of the Agency Director, a new and dynamic executive team with an organizational structure comprised of five (5) service areas - Administrative & Financial, Behavioral Health, Correctional Health, Regulatory & Medical Services, and Public Health - is committed to meeting the health needs of the diverse Orange County community. BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SERVICES Behavioral Health Services (BHS ) consists of three (3) service areas, which provide a culturally competent and client-centered continuum of behavioral health services including crisis, treatment, early intervention and prevention services. DIVISION: OFFICE OF THE PUBLIC GUARDIAN The Office of the Public Guardian serves the community by providing investigative and fiduciary services to adults who are unable to provide their own basic personal needs due to a severe mental disorder or disabling physical condition. Public Guardian deputies and staff are committed to ensure that individualized personal treatment, supervision and financial oversight is provided so that conservatee achieve their highest level of self-determination, autonomy and independence. THE OPPORTUNITY The Public Guardian has a vacancy for a Chief Deputy Public Guardian (Administrative Manager II) who will be responsible for providing oversight of LPS Administrations and Investigations as well as Probate units. This position requires a seasoned and experienced administrator and innovator to manage the core service areas of the Public Guardian's Office and reports directly to the Public Guardian. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS & CORE COMPETENCIES The ideal candidate will possess an associate's or bachelor's degree in social science, behavioral science, business administration, accounting or a closely related field and extensive experience working with probate functions, estate administration, conservatorships, guardianships, asset management with a broad understanding of the associated fiduciary responsibilities and legal procedures as they relate to the Office of the Public Guardian's responsibilities and procedures. In addition to the above, the ideal candidate will possess extensive knowledge and/or experience in the following competencies: Public Guardian Knowledge | Experience Establishing and implementing organizational policies and procedures, fiscal management and controls and personnel administration Interpreting and applying laws, regulations, and rules pertaining to conservatorship/guardianship and estate administration functions Understanding of grave disability caused by mental illness as well as knowledge of community mental health rehabilitation programs and services that assist conservatees in their recovery and restoration to independence Utilizing and applying County procurement process for contracting services Understanding and utilizing office software and programs, such as but not limited to, Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook Leadership | Managerial Skills Ability to successfully guide the implementation of new processes and providing tools necessary to support the organization's objectives Accountability for maintaining high standards of personal performance and meeting the expectations of the department and ensuring quality outcomes Developing effective team goals to include planning and prioritizing work to meet department expectations and deadlines Ability to continuously evaluate business practices and taking initiative in implementing changes to improve operations ofthe division Knowledge of the principles and practices of effective leadership, organization, administration and budgetary planning, preparation and control of specific area of Public Guardian's office Accepting challenges and exercising good judgment on a regular basis Fostering a collaborative approach across all service functions that supports compliance and quality improvement efforts, provides information necessary for decision making and engages all levels of participants in contributing to the process Supervising various levels of staff as well as partnering with Human Resource Services on staff management issues Training, directing, and evaluating subordinate staff and maintaining team objectives and standards with minimal direction and control Seeking out the best practices, sharing information and leading others to continually improve Judgment | Decision Making Skills Identifying and resolving technical issues and problems through good judgment and decision making utilizing technical expertise in decision making Analyzing problems and proposing solutions while dealing with changing priorities Relationship Building | Effective Communication Skills Developing and presenting ideas in a clear, concise and logical manner both verbally and in writing Building positive relationships and viable partnerships throughout the organization Creating rapport and negotiating with vendors/department staff to correct or mitigate contract performance issues or conflicts Establishing and maintaining credibility within the organization/department Ensuring timely and superior quality communication of information to internal and external customers Developing trust in communicating new ideas, directions, and/or goals to staff Utilizing effective communication skills for team building, facilitating solutions and resolving conflict Actively listening when others speak to gain an understanding of all viewpoints Interpersonal Skills Working well in a team environment Consistently demonstrating a positive attitude Exhibiting a strong work ethic MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Click here to learn more about the minimum qualifications for the Administrative Manager II classification as well as the physical & mental requirements and the environmental conditions. RECRUITMENT PROCESS Human Resource Services (HRS) will screen all application materials to identify qualified applicants. After screening, qualified applicants will be referred to the next step and notified of all further procedures applicable to their status in the competition. Application Screening (Refer/Non-Refer) Applications and supplemental responses will be screened for qualifications that are highly desirable and most needed to successfully perform the duties of this job. Only those applicants that meet the qualifications as listed in the job bulletin will be referred to the next step. Structured Oral Interview | SOI (Weighted 100%) Applicants will be interviewed and rated by an oral interview panel of job knowledge experts. Each applicant's rating will be based on responses to a series of structured questions designed to elicit the applicant's qualifications for the job. Based on the Department's needs, the selection procedures listed above may be modified. All candidates will be notified of any changes in the selection procedure. Eligible List Once the assessment has been completed, HRS will establish an eligible list of candidates. Candidates placed on the eligible list may be referred to a selection interview to be considered for present and future vacancies. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Email Notification Email is the primary form of notification during the recruitment process. Please ensure your correct email address is included in our application and use only one email account. NOTE: User accounts are established for one person only and should not be shared with another person. Multiple applications with multiple users may jeopardize your status in the recruitment process for any positions for which you apply. Candidates will be notified regarding their status as the recruitment proceeds via email through the GovernmentJobs.com site. Please check your email folders, including spam/junk folders, and/or accept emails ending with "governmentjobs.com" and "ocgov.com." If your email address should change, please update your profile at www.governmentjobs.com . Frequently Asked Questions Click here for additional Frequently Asked Questions. For specific information pertaining to this recruitment, please contact Raymond Mendoza at (714) 834-6755 or RaMendoza@ochca.com. EEO INFORMATION Orange County, as an equal employment opportunity employer, encourages applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Orange County, CA Orange County, CA, United States
Oct 02, 2019
Full Time
SR. LAND SURVEYOR In addition to performance-based merit increases, this position is scheduled to receive salary range increases on the following dates: Effective July 3, 2020 - 2.5% increase Effective July 2, 2021 - 2.5% increase Effective July 1, 2022 - 3.5% increase Mandatory Employee Retirement Contributions will decrease on the following dates: Effective July 3, 2020 - 1.2% decrease Effective July 2, 2021- 1.2% decrease THIS RECRUITMENT IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC The eligible list established through this recruitment will be used to fill current and future Senior Land Surveyor positions within Orange County Public Works and may be used to fill future vacancies at other County of Orange agencies. This recruitment may also be used to fill positions in similar and/or lower classifications. CONTINUOUS RECRUITMENT This recruitment will be open for a minimum of five (5) business days and remain open on a continuous basis until the needs of the County have been met. Please be advised this recruitment may close at any time. It is recommended that qualifiedcandidates apply immediately. O C PUBLIC WORKS OC Public Works provides services on a regional basis to unincorporated areas, to cities, and to other County agencies and departments. The primary mission of the department is to protect and enrich the community through efficient delivery and maintenance of public works infrastructure, planning, and development services. OC Public Works core values are integrity, accountability, service and trust. OC Public Works is a unique County department comprised of ten service areas: OC Development Services; OC Fleet Services; OC Administrative Services; OC Facilities Design & Construction; OC Facilities Maintenance & Central Utilities; OC Environmental Resources; OC Operations & Maintenance; OC Construction; OC Infrastructure Programs; and OC Survey. Click here for more information about OC Public Works . THE OPPORTUNITY OC Public Works has an opportunity for a Senior Land Surveyor. Senior Land Surveyors plan, organize and direct complex surveying work. This position takes place primarily within the office. The duties include, but are not limited to: Planning, assigning, and reviewing the work of survey teams. Checking for accuracy and compliance with technical and legal survey procedures. Evaluating employee performance, developing and providing employee training and recommending action on merit increases. Identifying, analyzing, and arbitrating complex boundary problems involving discrepancies, overlaps, or gaps between ownership lines. Discusses solutions with developers, sub-dividers, engineers, surveyors, title officers and city surveyors/engineers to resolve boundary problems. Assigning projects to teams and serves as the project leader over multiple survey parties working together on special projects. Preparing detailed technical reports on surveying projects or studies. Review maps and other survey documents submitted by the public, including private engineers and surveyors. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS AND CORE COMPETENCIES The ideal candidate will possess 7 years of direct and progressive experience in surveying, as well as theexperience, skill and demonstrated ability to effectively manage resources, personnel, schedule and budget on a wide variety of complex projects. In addition to the requirements listed under the minimum qualifications, the successful candidate must also possess the following core competencies: TECHNICAL KNOWLEDGE Knowledge of principles, practices and techniques of surveying. Principles of algebra, geometry and trigonometry as used in office and field survey analysis. Laws, rules and regulations regarding subdivisions of land, boundary locations, mapping and surveying practices. Experience with software such as Civil 3D, Bluebeam, MicroStation, Trimble Business Center, ArcGIS and other related surveying software. Technical report writing and correspondence preparation. Ability to review, approve and adjust results of survey data to ensure conformance to acceptable surveying principles. Read and interpret civil engineering drawings, maps, specifications, legal descriptions, survey field data and survey records. Review and prepare complex technical reports and correspondence. Thorough when performing work and conscientious about attention to detail and accuracy of work performed. Monitor team members and enforce safety guidelines. The ideal candidate will possess in-depth knowledge of the Subdivision Map Act, PLS and possess extensive experience in map checking and/or map preparation. LEADERSHIP & SUPERVISION Ability to supervise the work of a large technical staff through subordinate supervisors. Determine need, plan, and evaluate staff training programs. Effectively instruct subordinates in work methods and department procedures and policies. Influences, motivates, guides, and directs others toward meeting business objectives, while encouraging openness, creativity, and innovation. Coaches, mentors, challenges, and works collaboratively with direct reports to align personal development and goal achievement with business objectives and organizational vision. EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION Accurately and concisely exchanges information with others, both orally and in writing. Effectively follows written and oral instruction and is able to give instructions to others. Actively listens to others for full understanding of what is being communicated; comprehends and interprets technical material related to the job. Establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with engineers, developers, contractors and the general public. Records project information to ensure accurate reporting. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Click here to view the minimum qualifications for Senior Land Surveyor LICENSE REQUIREMENT Possession of a valid Land Surveyor's License or valid Certificate of Registration as a Civil Engineer authorized to practice surveying issued by the California State Board of Registration for Professional Engineers. A California driver license, Class C, is required by date of appointment. RECRUITMENT PROCESS Human Resource Services screens all application materials for minimum and desirable qualifications. After screening, candidates who meet the minimum and desirable qualifications will be referred to the next step in the recruitment process. All candidates will be notified via email of their status in the process. Structured Oral Interview (Weighted 100%): Candidates will be interviewed and rated by a qualification panel of job knowledge experts. Each candidate's rating will be based on responses to a series of structured questions designed to elicit the candidate's qualifications for the job. Only the most successful candidates will be placed on the eligible list. Based on the Department's needs, the selection procedures listed above may be modified. All candidates will be notified of any changes in the selection procedure. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION EMAIL NOTIFICATION: Email is the primary form of notification during the recruitment process. Please ensure your correct email address is included in our application and use only one email account. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: Click here for additional Frequently Asked Questions. For specific information pertaining to this recruitment, please contact Zachary Gutierrez at Zachary.Gutierrez@ocpw.ocgov.com or by phone at 714-667-1623. EEO INFORMATION Orange County, as an equal employment opportunity employer, encourages applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Orange County, CA Santa Ana, CA, United States
Oct 02, 2019
Full Time
SUPERVISING PUBLIC HEALTH NURSE II In addition to performance-based merit increases, this position is scheduled to receive salary range increases on the following dates: Effective July 3, 2020 - 2.5% increase Effective July 2, 2021 - 2.5% increase Effective July 1, 2022 - 3.5% increase Mandatory Employee Retirement Contributions will decrease on the following dates: Effective July 3, 2020 - 1.2% decrease Effective July 2, 2021- 1.2% decrease Salary may be negotiable within the range listed above, based on position requirements and successful candidate's qualifications, subject to appropriate authorization. This recruitment is open to the public and will be open for a minimum of five (5) business days, and will remain open on a continuous basis until 11:59 p.m. (PST) on the day the County's needs are met. This recruitment is being held to establish an Open eligible list to fill current and future Supervising Public Health Nurse II vacancies within Health Care Agency, Public Health Services until the next recruitment. This recruitment may also be used to fill positions in similar and/or lower classifications. Candidates who are placed on the eligible list will remain on the eligible list for six (6) months and be considered/referred for selection/hiring interviews. After six (6) months, candidates must reapply to receive further consideration. THE AGENCY The County of Orange Health Care Agency (HCA) is a dynamic organization dedicated to creating and supporting an environment that promotes the achievement of optimal individual, family and community health. Under the direction of the Agency Director, a new and dynamic executive team with an organizational structure comprised of five service areas - Administrative and Financial, Behavioral Health, Correctional Health, Regulatory & Medical Services, and Public Health - is committed to meeting the health needs of the diverse Orange County community. THE DEPARTMENT Through assessment, policy development and assurance, Public Health Services (PHS) provides a wide range of services aimed at reducing death and disability by reducing the transmission of communicable diseases, preventing and lessening the impact of chronic diseases, and ensuring healthy and safe environments. THE PROGRAMS California Children's Services California Children's Services (CCS) is a statewide program that provides authorizations for medical care, financial assistance, and medically necessary physical and occupational therapy services to children who meet the CCS eligibility criteria. Community and Nursing Services Public Health Nurses (PHNs) provide nursing services in the home and community, including case management, client advocacy, community resource information and assistance with accessing health care. Services are provided to all residents of Orange County who meet criteria regardless of financial status. PHNs provide services in a variety of programs that target specific populations and/or health needs including high-risk pregnant and post-partum women and teens, high-risk infants, children, adolescents, adults, and older adults who have chronic conditions with unmet health needs, foster children, and homeless individuals and families. PHNs also provide technical assistance to medical providers implementing State programs serving perinatal and pediatric clients. Clinical Services Division Clinical Services promotes the health and well-being of infants, children, adolescents, adults and families through service delivery within specialized medical and dental clinics, and provides prevention, care, and treatment services for STDs, HIV and tuberculosis (TB). Supervising Public Health Nurses may provide oversight of clinic staff and programs and/or provide direct supervision of PHNs and ancillary staff performing case management services. Communicable Disease Control Division Public Health Nurses assist with the investigation and treatment of reportable communicable diseases, including aerosolized and or food-borne illnesses to prevent the spread in the community. THE OPPORTUNITIES The positions provide services during the normal business days (Monday through Friday) and may be assigned to work alternative hours, as needed. As a Supervising Public Health Nurse II, the incumbent will demonstrate: Ability to supervise and coordinate the delivery of public health nursing services in professional nursing unit(s) or clinical service(s) providing specialized or highly sensitive services with a County-wide impact OR unit(s)/clinic(s) where the services provided are highly complex and varied. Incumbents at this level are required to act with considerable independence and access to higher-level medical staff may not be readily available. Incumbents are expected to possess a broad range of nursing knowledge and expertise in order to supervise a subordinate staff, which includes positions with responsibility for complex, varied and/or highly specialized nursing functions. Due to the nature of the services provided, incumbents are required to interact frequently with the community and represent the Health Care Agency's views on a variety of sensitive issues. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS & CORE COMPETENCIES The ideal candidate will have extensive knowledge, skills, and abilities in the following competencies: Clinical Expertise and Knowledge | Experience Health conditions affecting older adults, adult, adolescent, pediatric and prenatal populations with acute, chronic and/or communicable diseases Principles of case management Understanding of County, State, and Federal resources Working with high-risk populations, e.g. conditions that require multiple medical coordination, clients with behavioral health problems and substance abuse issues Federal and State funding programs (e.g., Medi-Cal, Targeted Case Management (TCM), Title XIX) Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) guidelines Electronic Health Record (EHR) systems Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook proficiency Leadership/Supervision | Managerial Skills Supervising clinical staff and/or leading a team of clinical staff Working collaboratively with Human Resource Services for training, performance evaluations, addressing performance issues, hiring, and retention of nursing staff Maintaining standards of Public Health Nursing and ensuring that services rendered are in compliance with Federal, State and local laws and regulations, and establish policies, procedures and protocols of HCA and PHS Mentoring staff and nursing students Analytical and Critical Thinking Analyzing and recommending revisions to program policies, procedures and protocols, to ensure compliance with State requirements and legal mandates Conducting ongoing evaluation of effectiveness of services and initiating improvements by directing staff in continuous efforts to improve quality, productivity, and effectiveness Adapting to changes according to the changing needs of the populations served and County operations Determining and improving resolutions to client-related issues Communication and Collaboration Communicating clearly and effectively both orally and in writing Participating in, and representing the program, division or service area on committees and subcommittees within the County and/or the community MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS To learn more about the minimum qualifications for the Supervising Public Health Nurse II pleaseclick here . PHYSICAL & MENTAL REQUIREMENT, ENVIRONMENTAL AND WORKING CONDITIONS Physical Requirements Must have the body mobility to walk, climb stairs, reach, bend, twist, reach overhead and stoop; stamina to sit for a prolonged period of time (up to one hour); strength to lift and carry or push and pull objects such as boxes of nursing supplies or audiovisual equipment, which may weigh up to 25 lb.; manual dexterity to grasp, manipulate / operate small objects and precision instruments such as, but not limited to, giving injections without limitations or restrictions and taking pulse and blood pressure readings; fine motor skills and fine touch to palpate and discern skin induration and rashes; vision sufficient to read thermometers and calibrated measuring instruments, labels on medications, and the bevel of a needle; hearing for normal conversations and auscultation using a stethoscope; ability to work in diverse environments; and the ability to drive a car. Environmental Conditions Will be required to work in clinic environment; wear protective equipment/clothing as required by protocol; may work with patients who have a communicable disease; may be assigned to evenings, weekends and/or holidays. RECRUITMENT PROCESS Human Resource Services (HRS) will screen all application materials to identify qualified candidates. After screening, qualified candidates will be referred to the next step and notified of all further procedures applicable to their status in the competition. Application Screening (Refer/Non-Refer) Applications and supplemental responses will be screened for qualifications that are highly desirable and most needed to successfully perform the duties of this job. Only those applicants that meet the qualifications as listed in the job bulletin will be referred to the next step. Application Appraisal Panel (AAP)| Application Rating(Weighted 100%) An Application Appraisal Panel (AAP) of subject matter experts will thoroughly screen and evaluate all application materials for job knowledge, competencies, and related experience described above. Only the most qualified candidates will be placed on the eligible list. Based on the Department's needs, the selection procedures listed above may be modified. All candidates will be notified of any changes in the selection procedure. Eligible List Once the assessment has been completed, HRS will establish an eligible list of candidates. Candidates placed on the eligible list may be referred to a selection interview to be considered for present and future vacancies. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Email Notification Email is the primary form of notification during the recruitment process. Please ensure your correct email address is included in our application and use only one email account. NOTE: User accounts are established for one person only and should not be shared with another person. Multiple applications with multiple users may jeopardize your status in the recruitment process for any positions for which you apply. Candidates will be notified regarding their status as the recruitment proceeds via email through the GovernmentJobs.com site. Please check your email folders, including spam/junk folders, and/or accept emails ending with "governmentjobs.com" and "ocgov.com." If your email address should change, please update your profile at www.governmentjobs.com . Frequently Asked Questions Click here for additional Frequently Asked Questions. For specific information pertaining to this recruitment, please contact Evelyn Zhao at (714) 834-4144 or ezhao@ochca.com . EEO INFORMATION Orange County, as an equal employment opportunity employer, encourages applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Orange County, CA Central Orange County, CA, United States
Oct 02, 2019
Full Time
SR. INSTITUTIONAL COOK This recruitment is open to the public, on a continuous basis, until the needs of the Department have been met. Please be advised this recruitment may close at 11:59 p.m. any day of the week and it is recommended that interested candidates apply immediately. Incumbents will be periodically rotated through assignments, shifts, including nights, weekends, holidays and correctional facilities. RECRUITMENT / POSITION INFORMATION This recruitment is being held to establish an Open Eligible List to fill vacancies in this class until the next recruitment. This list may be utilized to fill positions of lower-level classifications within the same occupational series. The current vacancies are within the Orange County Sheriff's Department; however, the eligible list may also be used by other County of Orange agencies or departments to fill their vacancies. THE COUNTY Orange County is a desirable place to live and is one of the premier employers in the region, as well as the third largest county in California. At the County you will find variety, individual opportunity, job satisfaction, and the pleasure of working with colleagues who are dedicated to making a positive difference. Over the years, Orange County has established a reputation as an innovative leader among local governments and services over 3,000,000 people who live within its 34 cities. Residents enjoy over 42 miles of pristine beaches, 3 harbors, vast wilderness parks, beautiful nature preserves, and 250 miles of riding and hiking trails. Orange County has top-rated attractions from Disneyland to several major professional sports teams, a wide range of cultural arts as well as some of the highest quality public and private schools in the nation. There is no doubt that Orange County is a great place to work, live, and play. These positions are utilized throughout the County. To read more about the different departments that utilize Sr. Institutional Cooks, please click on the links below: Click here for more information on Sheriff's Department. Click here for more information on Social Services Agency. Click here for more information on Probation Department. SPECIAL QUALIFICATIONS To be selected for a position with the Orange County Sheriff's Department applicants must not have been convicted of a felony or be on any form of probation and must pass an extensive background investigation to the satisfaction of the Orange County Sheriff-Coroner. Background screening includes completing of a Personal History Form, interview with a background investigator, fingerprinting and may include a polygraph test. Some of the areas considered in the background screening include prior convictions, traffic violations, drug use and credit problems, employment history, professional references and education verification (i.e. degree, license, or official transcripts. Foreign degrees require an evaluation of U.S. equivalency by an agency that is a member of the National Association of Credentials Services (N.A.C.E.S.). License Required: Possession of a valid California Driver's License, Class C or higher, by date of appointment. THE DEPARTMENT Orange County Sheriff's Food Services operates a total of six kitchens, five inmate mess halls, four warehouses and prepares approximately eight million meals annually. With a staff of 117 and utilizing inmate labor, Food Services provides three nutritionally balanced meals to each inmate housed in the County's five jail facilities. These meals must meet or exceed the requirements set forth by the California Board of Corrections, National Academy of Sciences Recommended Daily Allowances, and the California Daily Food Guide. Food Services also prepares special dietary meals ordered by Correctional Health Services for inmates with special dietary needs as well as religious diets and hot and cold meals including sack lunches for inmates scheduled for court, inmate work crews, and/or emergency operational issues. DUTIES The Senior Institutional Cook supervises paid staff and in some assignments is required to direct or train inmates and juveniles in the preparation, cooking and serving of food. In addition, the position prepares, cooks and serves food; checks menu for items to be prepared; estimates number of persons to be served; makes substitutions on the menu when foods indicated are unavailable; determines quantities of ingredients to be used for the number of servings to be prepared; assists in ordering, receiving, checking and storing foods and supplies; reports suspected violations of institutional rules and submits reports of inmate or juvenile ward violations of rules and regulations to a designated authority; prepares records and reports; inspects food preparation areas to see that sanitary procedures are observed and ensures that proper techniques and procedures are being used by persons engaged in food service activities. The position may also perform meat cutting and baking duties. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS The ideal candidate will have experience working with large volumes of food for banquets or for large groups of people in a setting such as a hospital, the military, a large restaurant, cafeteria, etc. Will have the ability to detect odors and other indicators of food spoilage, push, pull and steer food carts. Incumbents work rotating schedules including weekends, holidays, nights and on an emergency basis as needed. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Experience/Education: Considerable experience cooking food for large numbers of people or any equivalent combination of experience or education which meets the required knowledge and abilities. General knowledge of: Practices, methods and equipment used in preparing, cooking, and serving large quantities of food; common weights and measures used in cooking; safety standards, sanitation, and maintenance of kitchen and storage areas. Ability to: Supervise and train paid staff and/or oversee and train jail inmates or juvenile wards in the preparation, cooking and serving of food; direct the preparation of and/or prepare large quantities of food; coordinate cooking processes so that meals are prepared and served on time; add, subtract, multiply and divide up to four digit numbers and fractions; read and understand recipes, instructions and labels; prepare records and reports; and read, write, speak, comprehend, and communicate in English. Click here to view the class spec/job description. PHYSICAL, MENTAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL REQUIREMENTS The County of Orange is committed to providing a means for candidates who may have a disability to identify areas in which they may request a reasonable accommodation. The following is a description of the physical abilities which are customarily required to perform the essential job functions of these positions and the environmental conditions. Candidates are encouraged to contact the recruiter listed below for any questions or to request an accommodation during the testing/selection process. Physical Requirements: The ability to perform physical tasks such as lifting above shoulder level; liftover 50 pounds with frequent lifting and/or carrying of objects weighing over 25 pounds; bend, stoop, squat and/or crawl; stand and/or walk for long periods of time; speak and hear well enough to communicate clearly and understandably in person and over the telephone. Environmental Conditions: Work inside a juvenile institution or jail; exposure to extremes in temperature; some positions will have contact with juveniles and inmates who may become violent or abusive. Frequent exposure to machinery, electrical appliances, fire, heat, cleaning chemicals, sudden temperature changes, slippery surfaces, and noise/vibration, steam/hot water and cramped areas. SELECTION PROCEDURE Sheriff Human Resources screens all applications to identify the most qualified candidates for the position based on the skills required to meet the needs of the County. After the initial screening, the qualified candidates will be referred to the next step and notified of all further procedures applicable to their status in the competition. Written Exam: (Weighted 100%) A written exam consisting of job-related, multiple-choice questions will be administered. Invitations to participate in the written exam will be sent via e-mail. Based on the Department's needs the selection procedures listed above may be modified. All candidates will be notified of any changes in the selection procedure. ELIGIBLE LIST After all procedures have been completed, the Sheriff Human Resources will establish an eligible list of qualified candidates. HOW TO APPLY Only on-line applications will be accepted. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of on-line applications. Application information must be current, succinct and related to the requirements in this job announcement. Your application should demonstrate your professional experience and education related to the specific qualifications/duties listed in this bulletin, including areas which you have developed expertise. For specific information pertaining to this recruitment, contact Mary Felix at (714) 834-5857 or email at mfelix@ocsd.org ADDITIONAL INFORMATION EMAIL NOTIFICATION: Email is the primary form of notification during the recruitment process. Please ensure your correct email address is included in our application and use only one email account. NOTE: User accounts are established for one person only and should not be shared with another person. Multiple applications with multiple users may jeopardize your status in the recruitment process for any positions for which you apply. Candidates will be notified regarding their status as the recruitment proceeds via email through the GovernmentJobs.com site. Please check your email folders, including spam/junk folders, and/or accept emails ending with "governmentjobs.com" and "ocgov.com." If your email address should change, please update your profile at www.governmentjobs.com . FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: Click here for additional Frequently Asked Questions. EEO INFORMATION Orange County, as an equal employment opportunity employer, encourages applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply. Closing Date/Time:
Orange County, CA Orange County, CA, United States
Oct 02, 2019
Full Time
SENIOR SOCIAL SERVICES SUPERVISOR This recruitment is open to the public. In addition to performance-based merit increases, this position is scheduled to receive salary range increases on the following dates: Effective July 3, 2020 - 2.5% increase Effective July 2, 2021 - 2.5% increase Effective July 1, 2022 - 3.5% increase Mandatory Employee Retirement Contributions will decrease on the following dates: Effective July 3, 2020 - 1.2% decrease Effective July 2, 2021 - 1.2% decrease This recruitment will be posted for a minimum of five (5) business days and will remain open on a continuous basis until 11:59 p.m. (PST) when the needs of the County are met. Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. This recruitment will establish an open eligible list to fill current and future vacancies throughout the County of Orange. The list will be used to fill vacant positions as they occur in the Social Services Agency such as CalWORKs, Adult Protective Services, Program/Quality Support, Children and Family Services/Child Welfare, and Training/Career Development. The Health Care Agency may also use the list to fill a vacant position . A COPY OF YOUR VALID UNOFFICIAL SCHOOL TRANSCRIPTS OR DIPLOMA MUST BE ATTACHED TO YOUR APPLICATION IN ORDER TO RECEIVE FURTHER CONSIDERATION. You may also inform Human Resources if you expect to complete the degree/units within 6 months. (A valid official school transcripts are requested at the time of a job offer.) SOCIAL SERVICES AGENCY: The Social Services Agency (SSA) operates under the policy direction of the Orange County Board of Supervisors and the California Departments of Social Services and Health Services. SSA is responsible for planning, implementing, and operating many of the social services programs provided by the County of Orange. Programs are funded with State, Federal, and County resources. SSA is comprised of dedicated, caring, and efficient staff whose mission is to deliver quality social services that are accessible and responsive to the community, encourage personal responsibility, strengthen individuals, preserve families, protect vulnerable adults and children, and recognize cultural diversity. We succeed in our mission through encouragement and respect for our clients, partnerships with the community, and a commitment to innovation and excellence in leadership. THE OPPORTUNITY: Senior Social Services Supervisors are responsible for supervising and training staff; planning, developing, and coordinating the workload of staff; and the development of complex social services programs which provide for the welfare of children, elder and dependent adults, or public conservatizes. THE IDEAL CANDIDATE: The ideal candidate will possess a Master's degree in Social Work, Psychological Counseling, Gerontology, or closely related behavioral science. Moreover, the ideal candidate will have extensive knowledge and/or experience in the following: Ability to successfully lead a team or unit through coaching, mentoring, rewarding, and guiding staff through changes in workload, priorities, and mandates Utilizing principles and techniques of supervision relating to training, direction, and evaluation of staff Accurately interpreting and applying relevant data to achieve desired results and focused on achieving Agency goals Analyzing problems and proposing solutions while dealing with changing priorities Communicates effectively both orally and in writing MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Click here to learn more about the minimum qualifications for theSenior Social Services Supervisor classification. PHYSICAL AND MENTAL REQUIREMENTS The County of Orange is committed to providing a means for candidates who may have a disability to identify areas in which they may request a reasonable accommodation. Click here for a description of the physical and mental requirements, which are customarily required to perform the essential job functions of this position. Candidates are encouraged to contact the recruiter listed below for any questions or to request an accommodation during the testing/selection process. RECRUITMENT PROCESS Human Resource Services (HRS) screens all applications to identify the qualified candidates for the position based on the skills required to meet the needs of the County. After the initial screening, the qualified candidates will be referred to the next step and notified of all further procedures applicable to their status in the competition. Application Screening (Refer/Non Refer): Applications and supplemental responses will be screened for qualifications that are highly desirable and most needed to successfully perform the duties of this job. Only those applications exhibiting qualifications as listed in the job bulletin will be referred to the next step. Structured Oral Interview (SOI) | (Weighted 100%): Candidates will be interviewed and rated by a qualification appraisal panel of job knowledge experts. Each candidate's rating will be based on responses to a series of structured questions designed to elicit the candidate's qualifications for the job. Only the most successful candidates will be placed on the eligible list. The first round of applications to be considered will need to apply by Friday, August 31, 2018. Based on the Department's needs, the selection procedure listed above may be modified. All candidates will be notified of any changes in the selection procedure. Eligible List Once the assessment has been completed, HRS will establish an eligible list of candidates. Candidates placed on the eligible list may be referred to a selection interview to be considered for present and future vacancies. EEO INFORMATION Email Notification Email is the primary form of notification during the recruitment process. Please ensure your correct email address is included in our application and use only one email account. NOTE: User accounts are established for one person only and should not be shared with another person. Multiple applications with multiple users may jeopardize your status in the recruitment process for any positions for which you apply. Candidates will be notified regarding their status as the recruitment proceeds via email through the GovernmentJobs.com site. Please check your email folders, including spam/junk folders, and/or accept emails ending with "governmentjobs.com" and "ocgov.com." If your email address should change, please update your profile at www.governmentjobs.com . Frequently Asked Questions Click here for additional Frequently Asked Questions. For specific information pertaining to this recruitment, please contactRaylina Avilaat (714) 245-6209 or raylina.avila@ssa.ocgov.com . HTML Job Bulletin Template Orange County, as an equal employment opportunity employer, encourages applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Orange County, CA Orange County, CA, United States
Oct 02, 2019
Full Time
SENIOR SOCIAL WORKER PLEASE NOTE: this recruitment's closing date has been changed to remain open on a continuous basis, until the needs of the County are met. This recruitment is open to the public. Applicants are encouraged to apply immediately In addition to performance-based merit increases, this position is scheduled to receive salary range increases on the following dates: Effective July 3, 2020 - 2.5% increase Effective July 2, 2021 - 2.5% increase Effective July 1, 2022 - 3.5% increase Mandatory Employee Retirement Contributions will decrease on the following dates: Effective July 3, 2020 - 1.2% decrease Effective July 2, 2021 - 1.2% decrease This recruitment will establish an open eligible list. This list will be used to fill current and future Senior Social Worker positions. This recruitment may also be used to fill positions in similar and/or lower classifications throughout the County of Orange.. A COPY OF YOURUNOFFICIAL TRANSCRIPTS OR DIPLOMA MUST BE ATTACHED TOYOUR APPLICATION IN ORDER TORECEIVE FURTHER CONSIDERATION. You may also inform Human Resources if you expect to complete the degree/units within six (6) months. (Official transcripts are requested at the time of a job offer.) SOCIAL SERVICES AGENCY Administering a number of human services programs, the County of Orange , Social Services Agency (SSA) is comprised of four business divisions: Adult Services and Assistance Programs (ASAP); Children and Family Services (CFS); Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS); and Administrative Services. SSA is responsible for planning, implementing and operating many of the social services programs provided by the County of Orange. THE OPPORTUNITY Senior Social Workers are responsible for the identification, assessment, and treatment of a variety of complex social issues associated with such areas as child abuse, elder and dependent adult abuse, domestic abuse, dependency, adoptions, guardianship, protective services, and individual and/or family social functioning. Incumbents analyze, evaluate and treat individuals and families with a variety of social and economic challenges. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS & CORE COMPETENCIES The ideal candidate will possess a Master's degree or higher in social services or psychological counselling, or in a related field and will be a seasoned Social Worker with casework experience and a firm understanding court and mediation procedures. In addition, the ideal candidate will have exceptional leadership skills; demonstrate the ability to manage complex issues; collaboratively resolve conflict and achieve time-sensitive results; exhibit excellent verbal and written communication skills; demonstrate proven success in methods and techniques in counseling, working with all levels of staff, and partnering with other government and professional entities, businesses and the public. Moreover, the ideal candidate will possess extensive knowledge and/or experience in the following core competencies: Technical Knowledge | Technical Experience: Working with youth, teens, seniors, and disabled in providing social services Understanding of community resources in a variety of disciplines such as child welfare, adult services, public assistance programs, mental health, and substance abuse treatment and recovery Working effectively in a demanding environment Understanding and using Microsoft Suite, including Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, etc. Leadership Skills: Supporting the establishment of a clear direction and vision that represents future-based critical thinking, analysis anddecision making Judgment | Decision Making Skill | Interpersonal Skills: Working in the field independently and fielding safety awareness Listening with empathy, healing, awareness, conceptualization, foresight, and stewardship Ability to effectively discern the appropriateness of obtaining, receiving, and disclosing confidential information Oral and Interpersonal | Written Communication Skills Presenting complex information verbally and in writing to provide recommendations for clients Having difficult conversations/conflict resolution with staff, adults and children MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Click here to learn more about the minimum qualifications for Senior Social Worker. RECRUITMENT PROCESS Human Resource Services (HRS) will screen all application materials to identify qualified applicants. After screening, qualified applicants will be referred to the next step and notified of all further procedures applicable to their status in the competition. Online Assessment: Multiple-Choice (Weighted 100%): An un-proctored on-line exam, consisting of job-related questions and competencies will be administered. *Please note, some components of the on-line assessments may be timed. Based on the needs of the Agency, the selection procedure described above may be modified. All candidates will be notified of any changes in the selection process. Eligible List: Once the assessment has been completed, HRS will establish an eligible list of candidates. Candidates placed on the eligible list may be referred to a selection interview to be considered for present and future vacancies. Must be in possession of a valid driver's license while employed in this classification, and have the ability to travel , as it is required in certain positions. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION EMAIL NOTIFICATION: Email is the primary form of notification during the recruitment process. Please ensure your correct email address is included in our application and use only one email account. NOTE: User accounts are established for one person only and should not be shared with another person. Multiple applications with multiple users may jeopardize your status in the recruitment process for any positions for which you apply. Candidates will be notified of their status via email through the GovernmentJobs.com site as the recruitment proceeds. Please check your email folders, including spam/junk folders, and/or accept emails ending with "governmentjobs.com" and "ocgov.com". If your email address should change, please update your profile at www.governmentjobs.com . Click here for additional Frequently Asked Questions. For specific information pertaining to this recruitment, please contact Raylina Avila at (714) 245-6209 or raylina.avila@ssa.ocgov.com. EEO INFORMATION Orange County, as an equal employment opportunity employer, encourages applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Orange County, CA Orange County, CA, United States
Oct 02, 2019
Full Time
SR. COMMUNICATIONS TECHNICIAN (SOUND, VIDEO, SECURITY UNIT) This recruitment is open to the public, on a continuous basis, until the needs of the department have been met. Please be advised this recruitment may close at 11:59 p.m. any day of the week and it is recommended that interested candidates apply immediately. POSITION/RECRUITMENT INFORMATION This recruitment is being held to establish an Open Eligible List to fill vacancies in this class until the next recruitment.The establishedeligible list may also be used to fill positions in similar and/or lower classifications. THE DEPARTMENT The Orange County Sheriff-Coroner Department is a large, multi-faceted law enforcement agency served by approximately 4,000 sworn and professional staff members and over 800 reserve personnel. The department consists of five organizational Commands comprised of 21 separate Divisions. Collectively, these Commands and Divisions provide services including land and sea based patrol and investigative services to unincorporated county areas and to contract and task force partners at the city and county level. Additional services and responsibilities include but are not limited to; state and federal task force participation, operation and management of the Orange County jail system including contract services for I.C.E. detainees, emergency communications, forensic and coroner services, HR and personnel services, risk management and financial management. THE DIVISION Sheriff-Coroner Communications & Technology Division manages the operation of the 800 MHz Countywide Coordinated Communications System (CCCS) for all local public safety agencies (law enforcement, fire, paramedic, lifeguard) and for general government on a 24-hour basis. Other services include design, installation, maintenance and programming of communications and electronic equipment (microwave equipment; 9-1-1 dispatch equipment; mobile and portable radios; surveillance, alarm, sound, video, and control systems), engineering and frequency management. Sheriff-Coroner Communications & Technology Division consists of 82 personnel organized in six areas that specialize in specific technical applications, including the Dispatch Systems Unit, Mobile Systems Unit, Sound/Video/Security Unit, Radio Microwave Unit, Emergency Communications Section and Program Support Section. These technical units are supported by the Financial Support Unit. Each section and unit maintains a staff of engineers, technicians and support personnel to provide a high level of technical expertise to various public safety functions, including city and county law enforcement, fire services, paramedics, emergency medical services, lifeguard operations, park rangers, public works agencies, local government, courts, jails and Probation facilities. THE OPPORTUNITY Under general supervision this position will install, program, maintain, repair, modify, evaluate, recommend, monitor, troubleshoot, and support variety of complex electronic systems and equipment, and to do other work as required. May assign work, train, and give lead supervision to communication technicians, specialists, installers, and others. THE IDEAL CANDIDATE The ideal candidate will have a vast knowledge of analog and digital electronics, information technology, and video surveillance systems. Experience working in a secure facility is preferred but not required. The candidate should have the ability to install, troubleshoot, repair and maintain security electronic control systems, video systems, intercom systems and paging systems. Experience with live audio reinforcement systems will be considered. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Experience/Education: Completion of training courses in electronic theory and practice, including Ohms Law, AC and DC theory, audio and radio frequency circuits, electronic measurements, semiconductor fundamentals, and mathematics for electronic technology; AND three years of experience in the maintenance and repair of electronic communication equipment that developed the knowledge and abilities listed below. Additional Training/Education Technical training in computer science or repair techniques, or three years of experience with computer hardware, TCP/IP networking, and software. Must also be able to provide technical support for networked control system computers and workstations, interact with technical support from manufacturers; diagnose and repair microprocessor-based hardware, work stations, and servers; install, backup, and restore operating systems and application software; diagnose and repair network problems. Thorough Knowledge of: Principles, techniques, methods, test equipment and tools used in the installation, maintenance, repair, modification, and fabrication of communication, control system, video, network, and other related electronic equipment and systems. General Knowledge of: Training and supervising technical staff; principles of sound reinforcement; principals of electronic systems design and operation; and FCC regulations applicable to assignments. Ability to: Supervise, train, and evaluate the work of Communications' technical staff; instruct subordinates on work methods, departmental policies and procedures, and safe work practices; establish and maintain effective working relationships with client staff, electronic contractors, vendors, and member of the general public; install, maintain, troubleshoot, repair, modify a variety of communications and electronic equipment and systems; estimate labor and material costs and make decisions relating to repair or replacement; read and interpret blueprints, instructions in technical manuals, and specifications, including schematics and symbols; initiate, plan, and complete work assignments with a minimum of direction and control; prepare records, logs, and reports on work performed. Click here to view the class spec/job description. License Required: Possession of a valid General Radio Telephone Operator License issued by the FCC (for radio and microwave assignments); possession of a valid California Drivers License, Class C or higher is required by date of appointment. SPECIAL QUALIFICATIONS Applicants must not have been convicted of a felony or be on any form of probation and must pass an extensive background investigation to the satisfaction of the Orange County Sheriff-Coroner. Background screening includes completing of a Personal History Form, interview with a background investigator, fingerprinting and may include a polygraph test. Some of the areas considered in the background screening include prior convictions, traffic violations, drug use and credit problems, employment history, professional references and education verification (i.e. degree, license, or official transcripts). Foreign degrees require an evaluation of U.S. equivalency by an agency that is a member of the National Association of Credential Services (N.A.C.E.S). PHYSICAL, MENTAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL REQUIREMENTS The County of Orange is committed to providing a means for applicants who have a disability to identify areas in which they may request a reasonable accommodation. The following is a list of the physical and mental abilities which are customarily required to perform the essential job functions of this position. Applicants are encouraged to contact the recruiter listed for any questions or to request an accommodation during the testing/selection process. Environmental Conditions: Must be willing to work in remote areas and on high security areas such as jails, courthouses and dispatch centers in any type of weather conditions. Other assignments may require lifting and moving of heavy equipment and components and crawling through attics and confined spaces. Physical Requirements: Some work assignments may require climbing 100 foot towers; other assignments may require the lifting, pushing, and pulling of heavy sound, video, and security equipment which can weigh over 50 pounds; ability to stand, sit, walk, stoop, bend, or twist your back, kneel, squat or crawl, and work with arms above shoulder level to repair or install sound, video, and security equipment. Incumbents must be able to utilize their hands, arms, or shoulders repetitively to operate power tools to install and repair equipment; and occasionally operate heavy construction equipment such as forklifts and aerial trucks. Vision must be sufficient to perform the necessary functions of the position, identify and distinguish colors for color coded wire and electronic components; operate power tools that are potentially hazardous. Human Resources |Minimum Qualifications Sheriff Human Resources screens all applications to identify the most qualified candidates for the position based on the skills required to meet the needs of the Department. After the initial screening, the qualified candidates will be referred to the next step and notified of all further procedures applicable to their status in the competition. SELECTION PROCEDURES Applications must emphasize all the areas in which the applicant has expertise and accomplishments in the specific competencies related to the position. Oral Panel Interview (Weighted 100%): Candidates will be interviewed and rated by a panel of job knowledge experts. Each candidate's rating will be based on responses to a series of questions designed to elicit the candidate's qualifications for the job. Only the most successful candidates will be placed on the eligible list. Based on the Department's needs, the selection procedures listed above may be modified. All candidates will be notified of any changes in the selection procedure. ELIGIBLE LIST After all procedures have been completed, the Sheriff Human Resources will establish an eligible list of qualified candidates. HOW TO APPLY Only on-line applications will be accepted. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of on-line applications. Application information must be current, succinct and related to the requirements in this job announcement. Your application should demonstrate your professional experience and education related to the specific qualifications/duties listed in this bulletin, including areas which you have developed expertise. Click here for tips to complete your application. For specific information pertaining to this recruitment, contactMary Cortez-Valadez at (714) 834-5834 or email at mcortez-valadez@ocsd.org . ADDITIONAL INFORMATION EMAIL NOTIFICATION: Email is the primary form of notification during the recruitment process. Please ensure your correct email address is included in our application and use only one email account. NOTE: User accounts are established for one person only and should not be shared with another person. Multiple applications with multiple users may jeopardize your status in the recruitment process for any positions for which you apply. Candidates will be notified regarding their status as the recruitment proceeds via email through the GovernmentJobs.com site. Please check your email folders, including spam/junk folders, and/or accept emails ending with "governmentjobs.com" and "ocgov.com." If your email address should change, please update your profile at www.governmentjobs.com . FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: Click here for additional Frequently Asked Questions. EEO INFORMATION Orange County, as an equal employment opportunity employer, encourages applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Orange County, CA Orange County, CA, United States
Oct 02, 2019
Full Time
PLUMBER THIS RECRUITMENT IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC This recruitment is being conducted to establish an Open Eligible List to fill current andfuture Plumber vacancies; immediate vacancies are within OC Public Works and OC Sheriff's Department. The list established by this recruitment may also be used to fill vacancies at other agencies within the County of Orange. DEADLINE TO APPLY: This recruitment will be open for a minimum of five (5) business days, and will remain open on a continuous basis until 11:59p.m. on the day the County's needs are met. O C PUBLIC WORKS provides services on a regional basis to unincorporated areas, to cities, and to other County agencies and departments. The primary mission of the department is to protect and enrich the community through efficient delivery and maintenance of public works infrastructure, planning, and development services. OC Public Works core values are integrity, accountability, service and trust. OC SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT provides services including land and sea-based patrol, and investigative services to unincorporated county areas and to contract and task force partners at the city and county level. Additional services and responsibilities include but are not limited to; state and federal task force participation, operation and management of the Orange County jail system. Special Requirements:Candidates must pass an extensive background investigation to the satisfaction of the Sheriff-Coroner. Candidates must NOT have been convicted of a felony or be on any form of probation. Click here for more information about OC Public Works . Click here for more information about OC Sheriff's Department. Click here for more information about the County of Orange . THE OPPORTUNITY Orange County Public Works and Orange County Sheriff's Department is looking for an experienced Plumber to perform journey-level work installing, maintaining and repairing plumbing systems throughout our County facilities. Plumbers are tasked with supporting a 24/7 operation to maintain service at County facilities including but not limited to the County Data Center, Registrar of Voters, OC Parks and OC Penal Facilities. Plumbers at the County of Orange are typically tasked with numerous maintenance and repair projects throughout the County; the work could be varied. Example of duties could include resolving plumbing issues at our OC Juvenile Detention Facilities; the use of sewer machines to maintain County sewer systems; vacuum trucks to remove sand from the shower facilities at County beaches. OTHER JOB DUTIES Installs water, gas, steam, sewer lines, fixtures, valves, gas, water heaters and other devices. Diagnoses plumbing issues and performs repairs on plumbing systems such as drains, stoppages, and leaks. Performs tests and inspections on backflow preventers. Cut, thread and solder pipe. Plans and lays out alterations and new plumbing systems. Works with heavy duty sewer equipment, such as jetters and vacuum trucks. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS AND CORE COMPETENCIES In addition to the minimum qualifications; ideal candidatesshould possess a minimum of 5 years of journey-level plumbing experience in the maintenance and installation of plumbing with 2 years of plumbing experience in commercial and/or industrial facilities. TECHNICAL KNOWLEDGE Principles, practices and methods of the plumbing trades in an industrial and/or commercial environment. Use of tools and equipment used in the plumbing trades. Procedures and equipment used to inspect and test safety devices used on plumbing systems. Performing journey level plumbing installation, maintenance and repair work, including operation of large and small jetters and sewer machines. Building and safety codes. Brazeand solder piping. Steam traps, condensate, and receivers. Sewer and water pumps. Heavy duty sewer equipment such asjetters and vacuum trucks. SAFETY FOCUS Ability to follow applicable building and safety codes. Safe work practices relating to the use of plumbing tools. Ability to follow safe work policies and procedures. Safety precautions required to protect personnel and property from damage. ANALYTICAL SKILLS Read and work from blueprints, schematics, sketches and piping diagrams. Perform preventative maintenance on various equipment. Follow oral and written instructions. Effectively communicate and convey ideas to others both orally and in writing. Supervise the work of others. DIFFERENTIAL PAY Some positions may be assigned to work schedules that include weekends, evening shift, or night shift and may be assigned to work in a correctional facility. Night shift or evening shift differential is paid in addition to hourly salary as listed. An employee who is regularly assigned to a correctional facility shall be paid an additional amount per hour for hours worked. R EQUIRED LICENSES Possession of a valid California Driver's License, Class C or higher. A CertifiedBackflowPrevention Tester License is preferred, but is not required. Plumbers who maintain License may be eligible for additional Backflow Testing Certification Pay. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Click here to view the full class specification for Plumber. PHYSICAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS Physical Requirements : Manual dexterity to operate hand tools or other equipment utilized in the building trades. Eye-hand coordination. Ability to lift up to 50 pounds. Body mobility to stand for long periods of time, climb ladders, work in confined spaces, work in high temperatures, bend, stoop, kneel or crawl. Environmental Conditions: Works multiple types of environments including all types of weather conditions. May have occasional contact with potentially harmful chemical or biological agents and occasionally work in room temperatures of 90-100 degrees. Incumbents may be required to work inside a jail facility or Coroner's facility; may work in close proximity to inmates or psychiatric patients and alongside high voltage systems. RECRUITMENT PROCESS Human Resources screens all applications to identify candidates who meet the qualifications and core competencies above. After the initial screening, those who meet the above qualifications will be referred to the next step. Written Exam (Refer/Non-refer): Candidates will be required to take a timed, proctored multiple-choice examination. Only the highest scoring candidates will be referred to the next assessment. Performance Exam (Weighted 100%): Candidates will be required to safely perform several plumbing-related tasks in a hands-on assessment in front of a panel of job knowledge experts. This assessment will be used to determine placement on an eligible list. Based on the Department's needs, the recruitment procedure listed above may be modified. Candidates will be notified of any changes in the recruitment procedures. Once the assessment has been completed, HRS will establish an eligible list of candidates. Candidates placed on the eligible list may be referred to a selection interview to be considered for present and future vacancies. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION For detailed information on how to apply, click here. EMAIL NOTIFICATION: Email is the primary form of notification during the recruitment process. Please ensure your correct email address is included in our application and use only one email account. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: Click here for additional Frequently Asked Questions. For specific information pertaining to this recruitment, please contact Lori Wright by phone at (714) 667-9667 or by email at Lori.Wright@ocpw.ocgov.com . EEO INFORMATION Orange County, as an equal employment opportunity employer, encourages applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Orange County, CA Orange County, CA, United States
Oct 02, 2019
Full Time
PSYCHIATRIST - ADULT In addition to performance-based merit increases, this position is scheduled to receive salary range increases on the following dates: Effective July 3, 2020 - 2.5% increase Effective July 2, 2021 - 2.5% increase Effective July 1, 2022 - 3.5% increase Mandatory Employee Retirement Contributions will decrease on the following dates: Effective July 3, 2020 - 1.2% decrease Effective July 2, 2021-1.2% decrease Salary may be negotiablewithin the range listed above, based on position requirements and successful candidate's qualifications, subject to appropriate authorization. This recruitment will be open for a minimum of five business days and will remain open on a continuous basis until 11:59 p.m. (P.S.T.) on the day the County's needs are met. This recruitment is open to the public and the eligible list established through this recruitment will be used to fill current and future Psychiatrist positions within the County of Orange. This recruitment may also be used to fill positions in similar and/or lower classifications. THE COUNTY: Orange County is a desirable place to live - and is one of the premier employers in the region, as well as the third largest populated county in California. At the County, you will find variety, individual opportunity, job satisfaction, and the pleasure of working with colleagues who are dedicated to making a positive difference. Over the years, Orange County has established a reputation as an innovative leader among local governments and serves over 3,000,000 people who live within its 34 cities. The County of Orange is a regional service provider and planning agency whose core businesses include public safety, public health, environmental protection, regional planning, public assistance, social services and aviation. Click here for more information about County of Orange HEALTH CARE AGENCY: The Orange County Health Care Agency (HCA) is a dynamic organization dedicated to creating and supporting an environment that promotes the achievement of optimal individual, family and community health. Under the direction of the Agency Director, a dynamic executive team with an organizational structure comprised of five service areas - Behavioral Health, Correctional Health, Medical Services, Public Health and Administrative Services is committed to meeting the health needs of the diverse Orange County community. HCA delivers services to the community based on business values of Excellence, Leadership, Stewardship and Innovation. HCA embraces the County's values of a service-oriented culture that attracts and retains the best and the brightest, by fostering a spirit of collaboration and partnership. Click here for more information about Health Care Agency THE OPPORTUNITY: Adult and Older Adult Behavioral Health Services (AOABH) provides recovery-oriented behavioral health services and episodic treatment services through a range of outpatient and residential treatment programs which emphasize individual needs, strengths, choices, and involvement in service planning and implementation. Adults who have a serious and persistent mental disorder and/or substance abuse disorder and impairment in their ability to function in the community or who have a history of recurring substantial functional impairment, hospitalization or symptoms can access services. Services include: assessment, evaluation, collateral therapy, individual and group therapy, substance abuse treatment, medication support, rehabilitation, linkage and consultation, placement, plan development and crisis intervention. AOABH also provides HIV education, pre- and post-test counseling, drug counseling and testing; outreach to schools and the general community. Specialized programs include: residential care and housing, services for pregnant and parenting women, methadone maintenance and detoxification, treatment of substance use disorder with co-occurring mental illness, and Collaborative Court Programs. AOABH provides a range of outpatient and inpatient services for county residents who have a serious and persistent mental disorder. Inpatient services include: acute psychiatric inpatient treatment program, program administration and utilization case management of the Medi-Cal Mental Health Managed Care Plan, Allied Behavioral Care (ABC). The specialized outpatient Crisis Stabilization Unit (CSU) provides 24-hour crisis stabilization, hospital diversion, and referral access to ABC acute psychiatric inpatient services. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS: The ideal candidate will be familiar with recovery oriented services, have a calm and flexible demeanor, and be willing to work in a team setting. The candidate will also possess an ability to use an Electronic Health Record to monitor the individual's status, document medical services, enter orders for pharmaceuticals and laboratory studies, and determine and document medical necessity. Familiarity and ability to coordinate with other physicians providing medical care for the person is also crucial as we strive to provide safe and effective treatment with a holistic approach to one's health, which includes their physical well-being. This position provides direct client care and may also provide supervision to an on-site Behavioral Health Nurse Practitioner. The population served consists of adults ages 18 and up impacted by a chronic and persistent mental illness and their families. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Please click here for the minimum qualifications for Psychiatrist. SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: A Controlled Substance Registration Certification issued by the United States Department of Justice Drug Enforcement Administration is required. ADDITIONAL COMPENSATION: Board Certified Psychiatrists qualify for an additional $800 per month Five (5) days Continuing Medical Education paid leave per year. Educational and Professional Reimbursement of $3,000 per year Flexible work schedules may be available Student Loan Repayment Program (Psychiatrists employed at least half time in regular positions in all divisions of Behavioral Health Services (BHS) are eligible for the program, however, this does not include positions in Correctional Health. This program will continue as long as there are MHSA funds available. The County and/or HCA are under no obligation to continue funding this program should MHSA funding cease for this program.) PHYSICAL, MENTAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS: Please click here for the physical, mental and environmental conditions for the Psychiatrist. RECRUITMENT PROCESS: Human Resource Services (HRS) screens all applications to identify the qualified candidates for the position based on the skills required to meet the needs of the County. After the initial screening, the qualified candidates will be referred to the next step and notified of all further procedures applicable to their status in the competition. Qualifications Appraisal Panel | Oral Interview (Weighted 100%): Candidates will be interviewed and rated by a panel of job knowledge experts. Each candidate's rating will be based on responses to a series of structured questions designed to elicit the candidate's qualifications for the job. Based on the Department's needs, the selection procedures listed above may be modified. All candidates will be notified of any changes in the selection procedure. Completion of a background investigation to the satisfaction of the County may be required for some assignments. Eligible List: Once the assessment has been completed, HRS will establish an eligible list of candidates. Candidates placed on the eligible list may be referred to a selection interview to be considered for present and future vacancies. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION EMAIL NOTIFICATION: Email is the primary form of notification during the recruitment process. Please ensure your correct email address is included in our application and use only one email account. NOTE: User accounts are established for one person only and should not be shared with another person. Multiple applications with multiple users may jeopardize your status in the recruitment process for any positions for which you apply. Candidates will be notified regarding their status as the recruitment proceeds via email through the GovernmentJobs.com site. Please check your email folders, including spam/junk folders, and/or accept emails ending with "governmentjobs.com" and "ocgov.com." If your email address should change, please update your profile at www.governmentjobs.com . FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: Click here for additional Frequently Asked Questions. For specific information pertaining to this recruitment, contact Raymond Mendozaat (714) 834-6755 or RaMendoza@ochca.com . Follow us on EEO INFORMATION Orange County, as an equal employment opportunity employer, encourages applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Orange County, CA Orange County, CA, United States
Oct 02, 2019
Full Time
PSYCHIATRIST - CHILD In addition to performance-based merit increases, this position is scheduled to receive salary range increases on the following dates: Effective July 3, 2020 - 2.5% increase Effective July 2, 2021 - 2.5% increase Effective July 1, 2022 - 3.5% increase Mandatory Employee Retirement Contributions will decrease on the following dates: Effective July 3, 2020 - 1.2% decrease Effective July 2, 2021 - 1.2% decrease Salary may be negotiable within the range listed above, based on position requirements and successful candidate's qualifications, subject to appropriate authorization. This recruitment will be open for a minimum of five business days and will remain open on a continuous basis until 11:59 p.m. (P.S.T.) on the day the County's needs are met. This recruitment is open to the public and the open eligible list established through this recruitment will be used to fill current and future Psychiatrist positions within the County of Orange. This recruitment may also be used to fill positions in similar and/or lower classifications. THE COUNTY: Orange County is a desirable place to live - and is one of the premier employers in the region, as well as the third largest populated county in California. At the County, you will find variety, individual opportunity, job satisfaction, and the pleasure of working with colleagues who are dedicated to making a positive difference. Over the years, Orange County has established a reputation as an innovative leader among local governments and serves over 3,000,000 people who live within its 34 cities. The County of Orange is a regional service provider and planning agency whose core businesses include public safety, public health, environmental protection, regional planning, public assistance, social services and aviation. Click here for more information about County of Orange HEALTH CARE AGENCY: The Orange County Health Care Agency (HCA) is a dynamic organization dedicated to creating and supporting an environment that promotes the achievement of optimal individual, family and community health. Under the direction of the Agency Director, a dynamic executive team with an organizational structure comprised of five service areas - Behavioral Health, Correctional Health, Medical Services, Public Health and Administrative Services is committed to meeting the health needs of the diverse Orange County community. HCA delivers services to the community based on business values of Excellence, Leadership, Stewardship and Innovation. HCA embraces the County's values of a service-oriented culture that attracts and retains the best and the brightest, by fostering a spirit of collaboration and partnership. Click here for more information about Health Care Agency BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SERVICES: Behavioral Health Services provides a culturally competent and client-centered system of behavioral health services for all eligible county residents in need of treatment for mental health care. The Service Areas include: Children, Youth and Prevention Services Adult and Older Adult Services Children, Youth and Prevention Services have four major focus areas: Regional outpatient clinics are located within five geographic areas throughout Orange County. The clinics are staffed by professionals in the fields of psychiatry, psychology, social work, family therapy, and nursing. Regional clinic staff serve children and adolescents who need mental health and substance use services due to challenges with disruptive behavior disorders, mood disorders, thought disorders, attentional disorders, anxiety disorders, sleep and eating disorders, adjustment or personality disorders, other severe emotional disorders, and family problems. Some regional clinics may also provide intensive community based recovery oriented services. Children who receive services under Short/Doyle Medi-Cal and who have been diverted from hospitalization or receive support services as part of the after-care plan developed during their hospitalization are also served in regional clinics. Crisis services are provided 24 hours a day, seven days a week, every day of the year. The Crisis Assessment Team works with children and families who are experiencing crises that may lead to psychiatric hospitalization. Team members assess youth, most frequently in emergency rooms, schools, and in the client's home with law enforcement support. Children & Youth Behavioral Health Services staff provides mental health and substance use services to a wide variety of youth involved with the Juvenile Court. Specific specialized programs serve the needs of youth placed at Orangewood Children and Family Center, Juvenile Hall, group homes, and foster homes. These programs specialize in field delivered behavioral health treatment services and intra and inter agency collaboration for youth who, in addition to other behavioral health difficulties, often present with an extensive history of trauma. Prevention and Intervention provides a variety of program services, with the majority funded by Mental Health Services Act Prevention and Early Intervention dollars. These Prevention and Early Intervention services are provided in the community at diverse locations including schools, Family Resource Centers, Youth Reporting Centers, shelters, transitional living centers and, participants' homes. Programs work with children, transitional age youth, and adults. These programs are highly family focused. Programs aim to prioritize under-served populations, remove barriers to accessing services early, eliminate/reduce the stigma and discrimination of receiving behavioral health diagnoses, and/or provide services at first onset. Click here for more information about OC Behavioral Health Services THE OPPORTUNITY: In Children, Youth and Prevention Services there are a variety of direct client care opportunities to serve Orange County children, youth, transitional age youth, and their families impacted by mental illness and substance use disorders. Children, Youth and Prevention Services has four major areas of service: 1) Regional outpatient clinics (including intensive community based recovery oriented services), 2) Services delivered in the field to youth in the Juvenile Justice system, 3) 24/7 crisis services, and 4) Prevention and Intervention. All programs strive to provide high quality, evidence-based services in a system that addresses the specific and unique needs of the individual and their support systems. Those served by Children, Youth and Prevention Services come from a variety of cultures and diverse backgrounds. As a Psychiatrist, your role will include collaborating with a team of professionals both within the Health Care Agency, and with other County agencies with whom the programs partner to ensure comprehensive care is provided. Click here for more information about Children & Youth Behavioral Health Services DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS: The ideal candidate will be American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology certified in child and adolescent psychiatry or have completed a two year fellowship in child and adolescent psychiatry, have a calm and flexible demeanor, and be willing to work in a team setting. The candidate will also possess an ability to use an Electronic Health Record to monitor the individual's status, document medical services, enter orders for pharmaceuticals and laboratory studies, and determine and document medical necessity. Familiarity and ability to coordinate with other physicians providing medical care for the person is also crucial as we strive to provide safe and effective treatment with a holistic approach to one's health, which includes their physical well-being. The population served consists of children, youth, and transitional age youth ages 0 through 25. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Please click here for the minimum qualifications for Psychiatrist. SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: A Controlled Substance Registration Certification issued by the United States Department of Justice Drug Enforcement Administration is required. ADDITIONAL COMPENSATION: Board Certified Psychiatrists qualify for an additional $800 per month Five (5) days Continuing Medical Education paid leave per year. Educational and Professional Reimbursement of $3,000 per year Alternative work schedule available Student Loan Repayment Program (Psychiatrists employed at least half time in regular positions in all divisions of Behavioral Health Services (BHS) are eligible for the program, however, this does not include positions in Correctional Health. This program will continue as long as there are MHSA funds available. The County and/or HCA are under no obligation to continue funding this program should MHSA funding cease for this program.) PHYSICAL, MENTAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS: Please click here for the physical and environmental conditions for the Psychiatrist. RECRUITMENT PROCESS: Human Resource Services (HRS) screens all applications to identify the qualified candidates for the position based on the skills required to meet the needs of the County. After the initial screening, the qualified candidates will be referred to the next step and notified of all further procedures applicable to their status in the competition. Qualifications Appraisal Panel | Oral Interview (Weighted 100%): Candidates will be interviewed and rated by a panel of job knowledge experts. Each candidate's rating will be based on responses to a series of structured questions designed to elicit the candidate's qualifications for the job. Based on the Department's needs, the selection procedures listed above may be modified. All candidates will be notified of any changes in the selection procedure. Completion of a background investigation to the satisfaction of the County may be required for some assignments. Eligible List: Once the assessment has been completed, HRS will establish an eligible list of candidates. Candidates placed on the eligible list may be referred to a selection interview to be considered for present and future vacancies. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION EMAIL NOTIFICATION: Email is the primary form of notification during the recruitment process. Please ensure your correct email address is included in our application and use only one email account. NOTE: User accounts are established for one person only and should not be shared with another person. Multiple applications with multiple users may jeopardize your status in the recruitment process for any positions for which you apply. Candidates will be notified regarding their status as the recruitment proceeds via email through the GovernmentJobs.com site. Please check your email folders, including spam/junk folders, and/or accept emails ending with "governmentjobs.com" and "ocgov.com." If your email address should change, please update your profile at www.governmentjobs.com . FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: Click here for additional Frequently Asked Questions. For specific information pertaining to this recruitment, contact Raymond Mendozaat (714) 834-6755 or RaMendoza@ochca.com . Follow us on EEO INFORMATION Orange County, as an equal employment opportunity employer, encourages applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply. Closing Date/Time: Continuous