Stanislaus County

Striving Together to be the Best

 

Stanislaus County is a great community with beautiful parks, great education, outstanding healthcare, and a variety of cultural and sporting events. Our community features music, art, festivals, golf, river rafting, boating, & much more. Our motto at the County is "Striving to be the Best" and that is a vision we hope you will share with us.

Why Work Here

Vibrant and Affordable Community: Stanislaus County offers an energetic community for you to call home at prices that we can all afford. It is a wonderful place to start and raise a family while also offering entertainment opportunities of all kinds. Visit (Live & Play) to find out more.

Civic Impact: Every member of the Stanislaus County Team makes a meaningful contribution to the community each day they come to work. For us, active citizenship in promoting the health, safety, welfare, and economic vitality of our community isn’t just an opportunity, it’s a responsibility.

Diverse and Connected Workforce: We are proud of the diverse heritages of our County’s Citizens and its reflection in our workforce. By bringing various viewpoints and expertise together in the spirt of fairness and respect, we make our team stronger. We believe that every position is crucial and interconnected, and that the triumphs of the individual are the successes of us all.

Training and Development: Come to the place where the best go to get better! Stanislaus County is a Learning Organization, committed to promoting the continuous development and advancement of its team. We offer a wide range of career paths for you to take on your professional journey and the developmental tools help get you where you want to go.

28 job(s) at Stanislaus County

Stanislaus County, CA Clerk Recorder - 1021 I Street, California, United States
Aug 19, 2019
Part Time
About the Department and the Position ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT AND THE POSITION GENERAL INFORMATION This recruitment is being conducted to fill an Extra Help Stock/ Delivery Clerk position with the Clerk Recorder Department for seasonal/ on-call work and to establish an eligibility list for future vacancies. Oral examinations are tentatively scheduled for the week of September 4, 2019. Cell phones are typically incompatible with the online application format or browser. We recommend using a desktop or laptop computer. If you are still having technical difficulties, please call NEOGOV at 1-855-524-5627. ABOUT THE COUNTY Stanislaus County is located in Central California within 90 minutes of the San Francisco Bay Area, Silicon Valley, Sacramento, the Sierra Nevada Mountains and California's Central Coast. With an estimated 540,000 people calling this area home, the community reflects a region rich in diversity with a strong sense of community. Two of California's major north-south transportation routes (Interstate 5 and Highway 99) intersect the area and the County has quickly become one of the dominant logistics center locations on the west coast. The County is home to a vibrant arts community with the world-class Gallo Center for the Arts, a symphony orchestra and abundant visual and performing arts. Stanislaus County is a global center for agribusiness, positioned by its mild Mediterranean climate, rich soils and progressive farming practices. The area is recognized internationally for agricultural innovation with wine, almonds, poultry, milk, cattle and walnuts being some of the featured industries. The County is also home to Stanislaus State University, Modesto Junior College and benefits from satellite locations of other high quality educational institutions. The County was established in 1854 and has a total land area of 1,515 square miles. Temperatures range from an average low of 38 degrees Fahrenheit in the winter to an average high of 85 degrees in the summer. ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT The Stanislaus County Clerk Recorder-Registrar of Voters Office under the guidance and leadership of the County's Clerk Recorder/Registrar of Voters is dedicated to the oversight of the County's election processes and to the oversight of recording legal and real property documents. The Department has a total budget of over $7 million and consists of 48 full time allocated positions. The Department consists of three divisions- Administration Division, Recorder Division and Elections Division. ABOUT THE POSITION Applicants selected as an ElectionsStock/ Delivery Clerk will be assigned to intermittent positions during peak workload periods, primarily during election periods. Stock/Delivery Clerks work under the direct supervision of the Storekeeper at the Elections Warehouse.Stock/Delivery Clerks are responsible for preparing election materials and equipment for distribution.Clerks also assist in the testing of election equipment before deployment. They may also assist in poll worker training, election canvass (post-election vote tabulation and reconciliation), return of election equipment from the polling locations and other duties as assigned. This position serves the community by assisting the Registrar of Voters in conducting fair and accurate elections. Typical Tasks Drive as needed to deliver supplies and equipment for an election; Store and inventory election supplies and materials, which may require the use of a forklift (training provided); Assemble and package election supplies for delivery to polling places; Assist in regular inventory of equipment; Load and unload materials; Establish and maintain positive work relationships with all levels of internal and external customers; Meet deadlines; Attend recommended and mandatory safety training, including defensive driving training; and Other duties as assigned. Minimum Qualifications (Skills, Ability, Knowledge, Education/Experience) SKILLS/ ABILITY Operate a motor vehicle with skill and safety; Work cooperatively with fellow staff members and the general public; Meet scheduled commitments; Keep accurate records; Perform basic math; Perform clerical tasks pertaining to record keeping such as filing, storing documentation, answering phones, etc.; Follow oral and written instructions; Lift/ carry supplies weighing up to fifty (50) pounds; Deal tactfully and courteously with those contacted in the course of work; and Read, write and speak effectively. KNOWLEDGE Traffic rules, regulations and laws; and Warehouse operations. EDUCATION/ EXPERIENCE Graduation from high school or a General Education Diploma (GED). LICENSE Applicants must possess and maintain a valid California Driver's License and remain free from repeated preventable accidents. Application and Selection Procedures CLASSIFICATION INFORMATION Unless otherwise provided, this position is part of the Classified Service of the County and is assigned to the Office Worker/Clerical Bargaining Unit for labor relations purposes. Individuals who are in a full-time classified position are required toserve a twelve-month probationary period, which may be extended an additional six months, for a total of eighteen months. The probationary period does not apply to unclassified positions. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY The County of Stanislaus is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to submit online application(s) for open position(s). Stanislaus County is committed to establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with the general public, co-workers, supervisors, and members of diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy related condition, marital status, gender/sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (over 40), political affiliation or belief, or military or veteran status. APPLICATION PROCEDURES/FINAL FILING DATE Applications cannot be submitted later than 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. Make your online application as complete as possible so a full and realistic appraisal may be made of your qualifications. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application. Attaching your resume and cover letter are an optional feature for those who wish to do so in addition to completing the required application. Information on your resume and cover letter will not substitute for the education, work experience and required fields on the County application. The online County application is the primary tool used to evaluate your job qualifications. RECRUITMENT ACCOMMODATIONS Arrangements may be made to accommodate disabilities and religious convictions. Applicants requiring testing accommodations are required to complete and submit the Testing Accommodation Request Form prior to the test administration date. Special arrangements for religious convictions should be included in the "Additional Information" section of the application form. http://www.stancounty.com/personnel/pdf/ADATestingForm.pdf GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS Pass County-paid pre-employment drug screening *if applicableand job-related background investigation. Perform job duties in a manner assuring a safe working environment for oneself and others. Maintain confidential information according to the legal standards and/or County regulations as required. APPLICATION AND/OR EXAMINATION APPEAL RIGHTS Application and/or examination results may be appealed by applicants presenting facts alleging irregularity, fraud and/or error in application screening or in exam scoring. Appeals must be in writing and submitted to the Chief Executive Officer within seven (7) days after the examination results are mailed. JOB TASK ANALYSIS INFORMATION The Job Task Analysis provides information detailing the physical and functional demands of the classification. For the complete job task analysis, visit the Risk Management website at http://www.stancounty.com/riskmgmt/ under "Disability Management". PUBLIC SERVICE LOAN FORGIVENESS PROGRAM Find out if you qualify for the AES Public Service Loan Forgiveness program for full-time public sector employees (PSLF) by contacting (866) 706-5005. https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans/forgiveness-cancellation/public-service WELLNESS PROGRAM Learn more about Club Wellness, a program designed to facilitate and encourage the good health of the Stanislaus County's workforce. http://myclubwellness.org DISCLAIMER StanislausCounty reserves the right to revise the examination plan described in this bulletinto better meet the needs of County service. The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute an express or implied contract. Any provision contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice. The information contained in the bulletin is information, which sets forth a general summary of benefits for this respective position. This information is not legally binding. The benefits and other information regarding this position may be found in theStanislausCounty Code, theStanislausCounty Personnel Policies manual, or in the applicable Memorandum of Understanding, and such information prevails over information contained in this bulletin. Questions regarding this bulletin may be directed to theStanislausCounty Chief Executive Office/Human Resources. Closing Date/Time: 8/23/2019 8:17 AM Pacific
Stanislaus County, CA Clerk Recorder - 1021 I Street, California, United States
Aug 19, 2019
Part Time
About the Department and the Position GENERAL INFORMATION This recruitment is being conducted to fill an Elections Extra Help position with the Clerk Recorder Department for seasonal/ on-call work and to establish an eligibility list for future vacancies. Cell phones are typically incompatible with the online application format or browser. We recommend using a desktop or laptop computer. If you are still having technical difficulties, please call NEOGOV at 1-855-524-5627. ABOUT THE COUNTY Stanislaus County is located in Central California within 90 minutes of the San Francisco Bay Area, Silicon Valley, Sacramento, the Sierra Nevada Mountains and California's Central Coast. With an estimated 540,000 people calling this area home, the community reflects a region rich in diversity with a strong sense of community. Two of California's major north-south transportation routes (Interstate 5 and Highway 99) intersect the area and the County has quickly become one of the dominant logistics center locations on the west coast. The County is home to a vibrant arts community with the world-class Gallo Center for the Arts, a symphony orchestra and abundant visual and performing arts. Stanislaus County is a global center for agribusiness, positioned by its mild Mediterranean climate, rich soils and progressive farming practices The area is recognized internationally for agricultural innovation with wine, almonds, poultry, milk, cattle and walnuts being some of the featured industries. The County is also home to Stanislaus State University, Modesto Junior College and benefits from satellite locations of other high quality educational institutions. The County was established in 1854 and has a total land area of 1,515 square miles. Temperatures range from an average low of 38 degrees Fahrenheit in the winter to an average high of 85 degrees in the summer. ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT The Stanislaus County Clerk Recorder- Registrar of Voters Office under the guidance and leadership of the County's Clerk Recorder/Registrar of Voters is dedicated to the oversight of the County's election processes and to the oversight of recording legal and real property documents. The Department has a total budget of over $7 million and consists of 48 full time allocated positions. The Department consists of three divisions- Elections, Clerk Recorder and Administration. ABOUT THE POSITION Applicants selected as Election Clerks will be assigned to temporary, intermittent positions during peak workload periods, primarily during election cycles at satellite offices, the Elections warehouse and the downtown office. The Elections Clerk will be responsible for processing, preparing and mailing elections related documents. The Elections Clerk will be trained in election laws, regulations, policies and procedures as they pertain to preparing official ballots and related documents to be issued to voters. The Elections Clerk will also gain the knowledge and skills necessary to complete the official canvass (post-election vote tabulation and reconciliation) that shall be performed following Election Day. The Elections Clerk performs a variety of typing and clerical tasks of average difficulty and/ or warehouse duties under general supervision. Duties will also include monitoring the election process at the polling locations. This position requires basic knowledge of departmental policies and procedures relative to office operations. Judgment and initiative in making decisions in accordance with established guidelines is required. Promotes a professional image by the efficient performance of a variety of business and clerical tasks designed to facilitate the smooth flow of work throughout the Department. Typical Tasks TYPICAL OFFICE TASKS Operate office equipment (i.e., personal computer, copy machines, etc.); Accurately perform a wide variety of clerical work of average difficulty; Sit at desk for extended periods of time; Lift, bend, stoop and reach overhead; Use a computer keyboard proficiently; Accurately perform a wide variety of keyboarding and general clerical duties of average difficulty; Perform data entry and information retrieval; Follow oral and written instructions; Read and compare handwritten signatures rapidly and accurately; File documents correctly and promptly; Explain routine policy and procedures to the general public; Maintain files; and Other duties as assigned. Minimum Qualifications (Skills, Ability, Knowledge, Education/Experience) SKILLS/ ABILITIES Deal with the public in a tactful and courteous manner; Use a computer keyboard proficiently; Accurately perform a wide variety of keyboarding and general clerical duties of average difficulty; Follow oral and written instructions; and Travel to various sites when necessary. KNOWLEDGE Modern office procedures and equipment; Alphabetic and numeric filing procedures; and Proper usage of English grammar and punctuation. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE Equivalent of six (6) months full-time, general office experience. Relevant college education or business school training may be substituted for up to three (3) months experience. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS Experience working as a Poll Worker in Stanislaus County; AND Ability to type 30 words per minute (WPM) net corrected. Please attach current typing certificate (within six months) to be considered for this qualification. Application and Selection Procedures CLASSIFICATION INFORMATION Unless otherwise provided, this position is part of the Classified Service of the County and is assigned to thetechnical servicesbargaining unit for labor relations purposes. Individuals who are in a full-time classified position are required to serve a twelve-month probationary period, which may be extended an additional six months, for a total of eighteen months. The probationary period does not apply to unclassified positions. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY The County ofStanislausis an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged submit online application(s) for open position(s). StanislausCounty is committed to establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with the general public, co-workers, supervisors, and members of diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy related condition, marital status, gender/sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (over 40), political affiliation or belief, or military or veteran status. APPLICATION PROCEDURES/FINAL FILING DATE Applications cannot be submitted later than 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. Make your online application as complete as possible so a full and realistic appraisal may be made of your qualifications. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application. Attaching your resume and cover letter are an optional feature for those who wish to do so in addition to completing the required application form. Information on your resume and cover letter will not substitute for the education, work experience and required fields on the County application. The online County application is the primary tool used to evaluate your job qualifications. RECRUITMENT ACCOMMODATIONS Arrangements may be made to accommodate disabilities and religious convictions. Applicants requiring testing accommodations are required to complete and submit the Testing Accommodation Request Form prior to the test administration date. Special arrangements for religious convictions should be included in the "Additional Information" section of the application form. http://www.stancounty.com/personnel/pdf/ADATestingForm.pdf (Download PDF reader) GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS Pass County-paid pre-employment drug screening *if applicable and job-related background investigation. Perform job duties in a manner assuring a safe working environment for oneself and others. Maintain confidential information according to the legal standards and/or County regulations as required. APPLICATION AND/OR EXAMINATION APPEAL RIGHTS Application and/or examination results may be appealed by applicants presenting facts alleging irregularity, fraud and/or error in application screening or in exam scoring. Appeals must be in writing and submitted to the Chief Executive Officer within seven (7) days after the examination results are mailed. PUBLIC SERVICE LOAN FORGIVENESS PROGRAM Find out if you qualify for the AES Public Service Loan Forgiveness program for full-time public sector employees (PSLF) by contacting (866) 706-5005. https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans/forgiveness-cancellation/public-service WELLNESS PROGRAM Learn more about Club Wellness, a program designed to facilitate and encourage the good health of theStanislausCounty's workforce. http://myclubwellness.org DISCLAIMER StanislausCounty reserves the right to revise the examination plan described in this bulletin to better meet the needs of County service. The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute an express or implied contract. Any provision contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice. The information contained in the bulletin is information, which sets forth a general summary of benefits for this respective position. This information is not legally binding. The benefits and other information regarding this position may be found in theStanislausCounty Code, theStanislausCounty Personnel Policies manual, or in the applicable Memorandum of Understanding, and such information prevails over information contained in this bulletin. Questions regarding this bulletin may be directed to theStanislausCounty Chief Executive Office/Human Resources. The Job Task Analysis provides information detailing the physical and functional demands of the classification. For the complete job task analysis, visit the Risk Management website at http://www.stancounty.com/riskmgmt/ under "Disability Management." Closing Date/Time: 9/6/2019 5:00 PM Pacific
Stanislaus County, CA Modesto, California, United States
Aug 19, 2019
Full Time
About the Department and the Position GENERAL INFORMATION This recruitment is being conducted to fill a vacancy for theStanislaus County District Attorney's Officeand toestablish an eligible list to fill future full-time and part-timevacancies throughout Stanislaus County. Oral examinations are tentatively scheduled for the week September 16, 2019. Cell phones are typically incompatible with the online application format or browser. We recommend using a desktop or laptop. If you are still having technical difficulties, please call NEOGOV at 1-855-524-5627. ABOUT THE COUNTY Stanislaus County is located in Central California within 90 minutes of the San Francisco Bay Area, the Silicon Valley, Sacramento, the Sierra Nevada Mountains and California's Central Coast. With an estimated 538,388 people calling this area home, the community reflects a region rich in diversity with a strong sense of community. Two of California's major north-south transportation routes (Interstate 5 and Highway 99) intersect the area and the County has quickly become one of the dominant logistics center locations on the west coast. The County is home to a vibrant arts community with the world-class Gallo Center for the Arts, a symphony orchestra, and abundant visual and performing arts. Stanislaus County is a global center for agribusiness, positioned by its mild Mediterranean climate, rich soils and progressive farming practices. The area is recognized internationally for agricultural innovation with wine, almonds, poultry, milk, cattle, and walnuts being some of the features industries. The County is also home to Stanislaus State University, Modesto Junior College and benefits from satellite locations of other high quality educational institutions. The County was established in 1854 and has a total land area of 1,515 square miles. Temperatures range from an average low of 38 degrees Fahrenheit in the winter, to an average high of 85 degrees in the summer. ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT The Office of the District Attorney is responsible for the prosecution of all misdemeanor and felony crimes that occur within the County. District Attorney staff represent the People of the State of California in both criminal and quasi-criminal cases, provide support and assistance to crime victims, and work in partnership with local law enforcement agencies to promote public safety. Our mission is to SEEK JUSTICE, SERVE JUSTICE, DO JUSTICE. ABOUT THE POSITION The District Attorney's Office Bureau of Investigation, has a staff of two Lieutenants andseventeen Criminal Investigators. Persons appointed to Criminal Investigation positions carry full peace officer status and will work under the direction of the District Attorney. Typical duties will include technical investigative assignments, assisting in trial preparation, and locating and obtaining statements from subjects involved in matters submitted to the District Attorney's Office. A considerable amount of fieldwork will be involved. Investigators may be assigned "on call" duties on a rotational basis and are subject to assignments after normal hours and on weekends. Examples of case assignments include homicide, official misconduct, white collar crime, consumer fraud, auto insurance fraud, cannabis enforcement, child abduction and grand jury inquiries. Some positions could involve considerable out-of-area travel. POST CERTIFICATION PAY Intermediate: 6.5% of base salary Advanced: 10.0 % of base salary BILINGUAL PAY An additional2.5% of base pay will be paid to eligible certified bilingual employees. Typical Tasks Typical Tasks: Conduct criminal investigations; Assist other law enforcement agencies as requested; Arrest suspects; Prepare and serve search warrants; Locate and serve victims and witnesses subpoenas; Provide office security and safety; Transport prisoners; Attend autopsies on homicide victims; Transport victims and witnesses, including children; Conduct Grand Jury and other specialized investigations; and Travel out of state to perform investigations, including child recoveries Minimum Qualifications (Skills, Ability, Knowledge, Education/Experience) Minimum Qualifications (Skills, Ability, Knowledge, Education/Experience): SKILLS/ABILITIES CRIMINAL INVESTIGATOR I/II Perform essential job functions including physical and manipulative skills; Communicate complex information both orally and in writing, in a manner that is understandable to others; Gather and analyze investigative data and perform basic mathematical calculations; Deal effectively with staff, citizens and public officials under conditions requiring integrity, initiative, resourcefulness, tact and good judgment; Remember names, faces and incidents and be thorough and observant; Possess essential mental and cognitive skills; Recall detail and interpret and apply oral or written materials and instructions; and Remain alert and coherent and analyze situations accurately, think and act quickly in emergencies and adopt an effective course of action. KNOWLEDGE CRIMINAL INVESTIGATOR I/II Law enforcement procedures and criminal investigative techniques; Basic accounting procedures and their application to law enforcement investigations; Criminal Law, evidence and court procedures; Interview techniques and report writing skills; and Communication skills, proper sentence structure and word usage. CITIZENSHIP REQUIREMENTS Pursuant to Section 1031.5 of the Government Code, permanent resident aliens who desire to be employed as a Peace Officer must have applied for citizenship. EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE CRIMINAL INVESTIGATOR I Graduation from high school or successful passage of the General Educational Development Test (GED); AND Two(2) years of experience inlaw enforcement or related criminal investigative work; AND Active basic or higher California POST certificate is required. CRIMINAL INVESTIGATOR II Graduation from high school or successful passage of the General Educational Development Test (GED); AND Three (3) years of experience in law enforcement orrelated criminal investigative work; AND Active basic or higher California POST certificate is required. Proof of education and a copy of your California POST Certificate is required for verification purposes at the time of application. Applicants who are unable to submit proof must call 209-525-5565 to make other arrangements before 5 pm on the final filing date. Failure to submit proof or make other arrangements before the final filing deadline will result in disqualification. LICENSE Applicants must possess and maintain a valid California Driver's License and remain free from repeated preventable accidents. In addition to the minimum qualifications, applicant screening will focus on the following desirable qualifications. Please list any of these qualifications you may have within the "duties" section of the online application. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS Five (5) years of experience inlaw enforcement as a Sworn Criminal Investigator, Detective or an equivalent position in California; AND Possession of a California POST Intermediate Certificate. OTHER REQUIREMENTS Ability to pass a thorough background investigation, including fingerprinting; AND Successful Completion of Investigations and Trial Preparation Course within one year of hire. Application and Selection Procedures CLASSIFICATION INFORMATION Unless otherwise provided, this position is part of the Classified Service of the County and is assigned to the District Attorney Investigators Bargaining Unit for labor relations purposes. Individuals who are in a full-timeclassificationposition are required to serve a twelve-month probationary period, which may be extended an additional six months for a total of eighteen months. The probationary period does not apply to unclassified positions. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY The County of Stanislaus is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to submit online application(s) for open position(s). Stanislaus County is committed to establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with the general public, co-workers, supervisors and members of diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy related condition, marital status, gender/sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (over 40), political affiliation or belief, or military or veteran status. APPLICATION PROCEDURES/FINAL FILING DATE Applications cannot be submitted later than 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. Make your online application as complete as possible so a full and realistic appraisal may be made of your qualifications. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a complete application. Attaching your resume and cover letter are an optional feature for those who wish to do so in addition to completing the required application. Information on your resume and cover letter will not substitute for the education, work experience and required fields on the County application. The online County application is the primary tool used to evaluate your job qualifications. RECRUITMENT ACCOMMODATIONS Arrangements may be made to accommodate disabilities and religious convictions. Applicants requiring testing accommodations are required to complete and submit the Testing Accommodation Request Form prior to the test administration date. Special arrangements for religious convictions should be included in the "Additional Information" section of the application form. http://www.stancounty.com/personnel/pdf/ADATestingForm.pdf GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS Pass County-paid pre-employment drug screening *if applicable and job-related background investigation. Perform job duties in a manner assuring a safe working environment for oneself and others. Maintain confidential information according to the legal standards and/or County regulations as required. APPLICATION AND/OR EXAMINATION APPEAL RIGHTS Application and/or examination results may be appealed by applicants presenting facts alleging irregularity, fraud and/or error in application screening or in exam scoring. Appeals must be in writing and submitted to the Chief Executive Officer within seven (7) days after the examination results are mailed. PUBLIC SERVICE LOAN FORGIVENESS PROGRAM Find out if you qualify for the AES Public Service Loan Forgiveness program for full-time public sector employees (PSLF) by contacting (866) 706-5005. https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans/forgiveness-cancellation/public-service WELLNESS PROGRAM Learn more about Club Wellness, a program designed to facilitate and encourage the good health of the Stanislaus County's workforce. http://myclubwellness.org DISCLAIMER Stanislaus County reserves the right to revise the examination plan described in this bulletin to better meet the needs of County service. The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute an express or implied contract. Any provision contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice. The information contained in the bulletin is information, which sets forth a general summary of benefits for this respective position. This information is not legally binding. The benefits and other information regarding this position may be found in the Stanislaus County Code, the Stanislaus County Personnel Policies manual, or in the applicable Memorandum of Understandings, and such information prevails over information contained in this bulletin. Questions regarding this bulletin may be directed to the Stanislaus County Chief Executive Office/ Human Resources. The Job Task Analysis provides information detailing the physical and functional demands of the classification. For the complete job task analysis, visit the Risk Management website at http://www.stancounty.com/riskmgmt/ under "Disability Management." Closing Date/Time: 8/26/2019 5:00 PM Pacific
Stanislaus County, CA Ste B, California, United States
Aug 12, 2019
Full Time
About the Department and the Position GENERAL INFORMATION This recruitment is being conducted to filltwo vacanciesfor the Agricultural Commissioner's Office and to establish an eligibility list to fill future full-time and part-timevacancies throughout Stanislaus County. Oral examinations are tentatively scheduled for the week of September 16, 2019. Cell phones are typically incompatible with the online application format or browser. We recommend using a desktop or laptop. If you are still having technical difficulties, please call NEOGOV at 1-855-524-5627. ABOUT THE COUNTY Stanislaus County is located in Central California within 90 minutes of the San Francisco Bay Area, the Silicon Valley, Sacramento, the Sierra Nevada Mountains and California's Central Coast. With an estimated 538,388 people calling this area home, the community reflects a region rich in diversity with a strong sense of community. Two of California's major north-south transportation routes (Interstate 5 and Highway 99) intersect the area and the County has quickly become one of the dominant logistics center locations on the west coast. The County is home to a vibrant arts community with the world-class Gallo Center for the Arts, a symphony orchestra, and abundant visual and performing arts. Stanislaus County is a global center for agribusiness, positioned by its mild Mediterranean climate, rich soils and progressive farming practices. The area is recognized internationally for agricultural innovation with wine, almonds, poultry, milk, cattle, and walnuts being some of the features industries. The County is also home to Stanislaus State University, Modesto Junior College and benefits from satellite locations of other high quality educational institutions. The County was established in 1854 and has a total land area of 1,515 square miles. Temperatures range from an average low of 38 degrees Fahrenheit in the winter, to an average high of 85 degrees in the summer. ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT The Stanislaus County Agricultural Commissioner's Office is responsible for the implementation of laws and regulations designed to support and protect the well-being of agriculture, business and the community. Recognizing the vital role that agriculture plays in the community, the Stanislaus County Board of Supervisors is committed to providing excellent community services and we charge the organization to effectively manage public resources, encourage innovation and continuously improve business efficiencies. Agriculture is Stanislaus County's number one industry, generating close to $3.6 billion a year. The Department has40 full time employees and 19 seasonal employees with a Fiscal Year 2019-2020 budget of $6 million. The Department is committed to developing and delivering innovative solutions and is dedicated to providing excellent service to the community. ABOUT THE POSITION AGRICULTURAL/WEIGHTS & MEASURES INSPECTOR I This entry-level position performs inspections and investigations to determine compliance with the following provisions: California Food and Agricultural Code, California Business and Professions Code, California Code of Regulations, California Health and Safety Code, and Structural Pest Control Act, County ordinances and Federal law pertaining to agriculture, the environment, and weights and measures. Inspects, under supervision, for compliance in licensed programs; issues certificates of inspection and notices of violation; assists in other program areas; prepares investigations for administrative action and/or filing with the District Attorney. The Inspector I will be cross-trained in both the Agricultureand Weights and Measures specialties.It is expected that this classification will promote to an Inspector II after obtaining the requisite licenses, gaining experience, demonstrating competencies, and accepting greater responsibility. This position is subject to overtime, standby and callback assignments, and performs related duties as assigned. AGRICULTURAL/WEIGHTS & MEASURES INSPECTOR II This intermediate level position has more experience than the Level I and performs inspections and investigations to determine compliance with the following provisions: California Food and Agricultural Code, California Business and Professions Code, California Code of Regulations, California Health and Safety Code, and Structural Pest Control Act, County ordinances and Federal law pertaining to agriculture, the environment, and weights and measures. Inspects, under supervision, for compliance in the program areas where licensed; issues certificates of inspection and notices of violation; assists in other program areas; prepares investigations for administrative action and/or filing with the District Attorney. The Inspector II level provides direction and guidance on specific assignments to employees at the Inspector I or Agricultural Assistant. The Inspector II will be cross-trained in both the Agricultureand Weights and Measures specialties. It is expected that this classification will promote to an Inspector III after obtaining all eight (8) requisite licenses, gaining additional work experience, demonstrating required competencies, and accepting greater responsibility. This position is subject to overtime, standby and callback assignments, and performs related duties as assigned. AGRICULTURAL/WEIGHTS & MEASURES INSPECTOR III The Inspector III is a lead position and requires the most advanced level of experience in the series. Performs inspections and investigations to determine compliance with the following provisions: California Food and Agricultural Code, California Business and Professions Code, California Code of Regulations, California Health and Safety Code, and Structural Pest Control Act, County Ordinances and Federal law pertaining to agriculture, the environment, and weights and measures. Inspects, under supervision, for compliance in the program areas where licensed; issues certificates of inspection and notices of violation; assists in other program areas; prepares investigations for administrative action and/or filing with the District Attorney. This leadership position is expected to work independently and perform the full array of inspections and investigations. Employees in this class are lead persons for other employees and coordinates activities such as contracts, agreements, and/or departmental programs. This classification exemplifies the mission, vision and values of the Department and may assist in the training of less experienced and temporary personnel. Employees in this class are encouraged to obtain the Deputy Agricultural Commissioner and Deputy Sealer of Weights and Measures licenses. This position is subject to overtime, standby and callback assignments, and performs related duties as assigned. Typical Tasks Weights and Measures Inspection, Regulatory, Investigation and Related Activities Inspect, test, seal, or condemn commercially used weights, scales, meters, tanks, and other weighing and measuring devices; Perform contracted inspections for other agencies; Sample petroleum products for minimum quality requirements; Inspect retail petroleum establishments for proper labeling and signage; Conduct investigations to enforce the provisions of the Business and Professions Code and California Code of Regulations; Inspect weigh masters for accuracy, completeness, and proper handling of weigh master certificates; Inspect repairs and installations of commercial devices by device repairman; Prepare cases for presentation in administrative hearings or to the District Attorney or other regulatory agencies; Testify in administrative hearings and court trials; Act as an advocate in civil penalty hearings; Investigate complaints from consumers and other sources; Prepare and maintain records and reports; Organize, prepare, and present information to the public and industry groups, such as continuing education classes; Inspect and test packaged and non-packaged goods for compliance with net content and labeling requirements; Perform sale price inspections to determine if correct sale prices are extended; Provide training to lower series level inspectors; and Train and direct fellow inspectors and extra-help employees. Agricultural Inspection, Regulatory, Investigation and Related Activities Ensure the proper, safe, and efficient use of pesticides as well as protection of public health and safety by monitoring their use through on-site field inspections and record audits of employers and licensed businesses; Inspect agriculturally produced commodities at production, wholesale, and retail levels; Perform phytosanitary inspections and issue certificates that attest cleanliness and quarantine compliance of agricultural commodities; Remove from channels of trade, those products which fail to meet minimum quality and wholesomeness standards, or are deceptively packaged or improperly labeled; Deploy, check, and service traps for the detection of target insects in a regular and timely manner; Conduct commodity inspections and issues standardization certificates; Perform destination inspections on incoming shipments to prevent the introduction of harmful pests; Inspect nursery stock to assure compliance with State laws and regulations; Register pest control operators and farm labor contractors; Evaluate applications for permits to use pesticides designated as "Restricted Use" taking into account: the vicinity of schools, hospitals, recreation areas, and dwellings; problems related to heterogeneous planting of crops; meteorological conditions; honey bee activity; resurgence of secondary pest problems; safety of handlers and field workers; consideration of alternative pesticides or other pest management techniques; Conduct pesticide related investigations and prepare reports of incidents and complaints of human exposure and/or illness, adverse environmental effects, and loss or damage of property and/or crops; Conduct investigations to enforce the provisions of the California Food and Agricultural Code and California Code of Regulations pertaining to protection of various segments of the County engaged in producing or utilizing agricultural and other plant products; Provide information regarding the safe handling and storage of rodenticides; Obtains crop samples in accordance with protocols for residue and seed analysis; Conduct agricultural surveys; Control by permit and disposal order the shipment of products to processing plants; Review pesticide use reports and notices of intent; and Gather and compile data for the publication of the Annual Agricultural Crop Report. Minimum Qualifications (Skills, Ability, Knowledge, Education/Experience) SKILLS/ABILITIES AGRICULTURAL/WEIGHTS & MEASURES INSPECTOR I Establish and maintain effective relationships with the public, coworkers, and others contacted in the course of work; Read and write English at a level required for successful job performance; Prepare, write and maintain investigation records and reports; Investigate complaints; Organize, prepare and present information to groups and the public; Train and direct fellow Inspectors as needed; Communicate verbally in a clear and effective manner; and Learn, interpret, apply, and enforce laws, regulations, and rules relating to the work of the Agricultural Commissioner's Office. AGRICULTURAL/WEIGHTS & MEASURES INSPECTOR II - D emonstrated skills/abilitywith all InspectorI requirements plus Make oral presentations before groups; Collect and analyze data, commodities, specimens, and evidence; Apply proper scientific methods and principles in performing inspections and investigations; Independently analyze situations and take appropriate action; Perform investigations; testify and act as an expert witness in administrative hearings and prosecutions; Determine the sufficiency and validity of evidence for administrative hearings and prosecutions; Operate and maintain departmental equipment; Plan, organize, and coordinate general work activities; and Train and direct Level I Inspectors and extra-help personnel. AGRICULTURAL/WEIGHTS & MEASURES INSPECTOR III- Demonstrated skills/abilitywith all InspectorI and II requirements plus Train and assist in directing Level I and II Inspectors and extra-help personnel by acting as a lead person; Act as an advocate in administrative hearings; Plan, organize, coordinate, and be responsible for completing specific program work activities; and Represent the Deputy Agricultural Commissioner/Sealer in the Deputy's absence. KNOWLEDGE AGRICULTURAL/WEIGHTS & MEASURES INSPECTOR I General agricultural and/or weights and measures practices; Public speaking and writing skills; Basic mathematics; and Computer literacy. AGRICULTURAL/WEIGHTS & MEASURES INSPECTOR II - Demonstrated knowledgeof all InspectorI requirements plus Provisions of the California Food and Agricultural Code, California Business and Professions Code, and California Code of Regulations as they relate to the Agricultural Commissioner's Office; Duties and responsibilities of the Agricultural Commissioner's Office; General policies and procedures of the County Agricultural Commissioner's Office, the California Department of Food and Agriculture and the Department of Pesticide Regulation; Basic investigative techniques, methods, and report writing; and Principles of administrative hearing and courtroom testimony. AGRICULTURAL/WEIGHTS & MEASURES INSPECTOR III - Demonstrated knowledge of all InspectorI and II requirements plus Federal, State, and County laws and regulations pertaining to agricultural, environmental, and weights and measures programs; Principles of supervision; and Program organizing and coordinating techniques. EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE AGRICULTURAL/WEIGHTS & MEASURES INSPECTOR I Bachelor's degree in Agriculture, Biology, Physical Science or a closely related field. The State of California Department of Food and Agriculture County Licensing Program reviews the applicant's college transcripts to make the final determination regarding the applicants qualifications; OR Bachelor's degree in any discipline with a minimum of 30 semester units, or equivalent, in any of the following disciplines: Agricultural Science, Biological Science, Chemical Science, Physical Science, Mathematics, and/or Statistics. The State of California Department of Food and Agriculture County Licensing Program reviews the applicant's college transcripts to make the final determination regarding the applicants qualifications; OR Possession of one (1) or more valid statewide specific category license as a County Agricultural Inspector/Biologist; AND Possession of at least one (1) of the following valid licenses issued by the California Department of Food and Agriculture: 1) Pesticide Regulation; 2) Pest Prevention and Plant Regulation; and 3) Weight Verification. Appointment may be made without the required license, but will be provisional pending acquisition of one of the aforementioned inspection licenses issued by the California Department of Food and Agriculture. Failure to obtain one of these licenses within twelve months of appointment may result in termination; AND No previous Inspector/Biologist experience is required for this entry-level position. AGRICULTURAL/WEIGHTS & MEASURES INSPECTOR II Bachelor's degree in Agriculture, Biology, Physical Science or a closely related field. The State of California Department of Food and Agriculture County Licensing Program reviews the applicant's college transcripts to make the final determination regarding the applicants qualifications; OR Possession of one (1) or more valid statewide specific category license as a County Agricultural Inspector/Biologist; AND Possession of five (5) valid licenses issued by the California Department of Food and Agriculture. Of the five (5) licenses required, three (3) must be Pesticide Regulation, Pest Prevention and Plant Regulation, and Weight Verification, and the other two (2) may be any combination of the following Investigation and Environmental Monitoring, Integrated Pest Management, Commodity Regulation, Measurement Verification, or Transaction and Product Verification; AND One (1) year of full-time paid work experience as an Inspector/Biologist I for a California Agricultural Commissioner or Sealer's office or equivalent. AGRICULTURAL/WEIGHTS & MEASURES INSPECTOR III Bachelor's degree in Agriculture, Biology, Physical Science or a closely related field. The State of California Department of Food and Agriculture County Licensing Program reviews the applicant's college transcripts to make the final determination regarding the applicants qualifications; OR Possession of one (1) or more valid statewide specific category license as a County Agricultural Inspector/Biologist; AND Possession of all eight (8) valid licenses issued by the California Department of Food and Agriculture; AND Two (2) years of full-time paid work experience as an Inspector/Biologist II for a California Agricultural Commissioner or Sealer's office or equivalent. Proof of educationmay berequired for verification purposes after the eligible list has been established as part of the selection interview process. Proof of education (transcripts and/or degree) may be attached at the time of online application submission if available. LICENSE Applicants must possess and maintain a valid California Driver's License and remain free from repeated preventable accidents: Employees may be required to use personal transportation during the performance of their duties; AND Possess and maintain a valid California Commercial Driver's License prior to or after appointment for staff assigned to the Heavy Capacity Weight Truck. Application and Selection Procedures CLASSIFICATION INFORMATION Unless otherwise provided, this position is part of the Classified Service of the County and is assigned to the Technical Services Bargaining Unitfor labor relations purposes. Individuals who are in a full-time classified position are required to serve a twelve-month probationary period, which may be extended an additional six months for a total of eighteen months. The probationary period does not apply to unclassified positions. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY The County of Stanislaus is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to submit online application(s) for open position(s). Stanislaus County is committed to establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with the general public, co-workers, supervisors, and members of diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy related condition, marital status, gender/sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (over 40), political affiliation or belief, or military or veteran status. APPLICATION PROCEDURES/FINAL FILING DATE Applications cannot be submitted later than 5:00 p.m.. on the final filing date. Make your online application as complete as possible so a full and realistic appraisal may be made of your qualifications. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application. Attaching your resume and cover letter are an optional feature for those who wish to do so in addition to completing the required application. Information on your resume and cover letter will not substitute for the education, work experience and required fields on the County application. The online County application is the primary tool used to evaluate your job qualifications. RECRUITMENT ACCOMMODATIONS Arrangements may be made to accommodate disabilities and religious convictions. Applicants requiring testing accommodations are required to complete and submit the Testing Accommodation Request Form prior to the test administration date. Special arrangements for religious convictions should be included in the "Additional Information" section of the application form. http://www.stancounty.com/personnel/pdf/ADATestingForm.pdf GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS Pass County-paid pre-employment drug screening *if applicableand job-related background investigation. Perform job duties in a manner assuring a safe working environment for oneself and others. Maintain confidential information according to the legal standards and/or County regulations as required. APPLICATION AND/OR EXAMINATION APPEAL RIGHTS Application and/or examination results may be appealed by applicants presenting facts alleging irregularity, fraud and/or error in application screening or in exam scoring. Appeals must be in writing and submitted to the Chief Executive Officer within seven (7) days after the examination results are mailed. JOB TASK ANALYSIS INFORMATION The Job Task Analysis provides information detailing the physical and functional demands of the classification. For the complete job task analysis, visit the Risk Management website at http://www.stancounty.com/riskmgmt/ under "Disability Management." PUBLIC SERVICE LOAN FORGIVENESS PROGRAM Find out if you qualify for the AES Public Service Loan Forgiveness program for full-time public sector employees (PSLF) by contacting (866) 706-5005. https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans/forgiveness-cancellation/public-service WELLNESS PROGRAM Learn more about Club Wellness, a program designed to facilitate and encourage the good health of the Stanislaus County's workforce. http://myclubwellness.org DISCLAIMER Stanislaus County reserves the right to revise the examination plan described in this bulletin to better meet the needs of County service. The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute an express or implied contract. Any provision contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice. The information contained in the bulletin is information, which sets forth a general summary of benefits for this respective position. This information is not legally binding. The benefits and other information regarding this position may be found in the Stanislaus County Code, the Stanislaus County Personnel Policies manual, or in the applicable Memorandum of Understanding, and such information prevails over information contained in this bulletin. Questions regarding this bulletin may be directed to the Stanislaus County Chief Executive Office/ Human Resources. Closing Date/Time: 8/30/2019 5:00 PM Pacific
Stanislaus County, CA Ste C, California, United States
Aug 08, 2019
Full Time
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Stanislaus County, CA Ste C, California, United States
Jul 23, 2019
Full Time
About the Department and the Position GENERAL INFORMATION This recruitment is being conducted to fill a vacancy for the Department ofEnvironmental Resources and establish an eligible list to fill future full-time and part-time vacancies throughout Stanislaus County. While this is a continuous recruitment, we encourage you to apply immediately, as this recruitment may close at any time. Cell phones and tablets are typically incompatible with the online application format or browser. We recommend using a desktop or laptop computer. If you are still having technical difficulties, please call NEOGOV at 1-855-524-5627. ABOUT THE COUNTY Stanislaus County is located in Central California within 90 minutes of the San Francisco Bay Area, the Silicon Valley, Sacramento, the Sierra Nevada Mountains and California's Central Coast. With an estimated 538,388 people calling this area home, the community reflects a region rich in diversity with a strong sense of community. Two of California's major north-south transportation routes (Interstate 5 and Highway 99) intersect the area and the County has quickly become one of the dominant logistics center locations on the west coast. The County is home to a vibrant arts community with the world-class Gallo Center for the Arts, a symphony orchestra, and abundant visual and performing arts. Stanislaus County is a global center for agribusiness, positioned by its mild Mediterranean climate, rich soils and progressive farming practices. The area is recognized internationally for agricultural innovation with wine, almonds, poultry, milk, cattle, and walnuts being some of the features industries. The County is also home to Stanislaus State University, Modesto Junior College and benefits from satellite locations of other high quality educational institutions. The County was established in 1854 and has a total land area of 1,515 square miles. Temperatures range from an average low of 38 degrees Fahrenheit in the winter, to an average high of 85 degrees in the summer. ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT The Department of Environmental Resources (DER) has a combined total of 8 service areas. The service areas include Administration, Environmental Health, Code Enforcement, Solid Waste, Hazardous Materials, Landfill, Groundwater Management, and Milk and Dairy. The department currently has a total of 105 full-time employees and 16 part-time employees with a total combined budget of $35 million for Fiscal Year 2019-2020. ABOUT THE POSITION Positions may be filled at I, II or III level, depending on the qualifications of the applicant(s) selected. Under general supervision, incumbent conducts inspections and investigations in the enforcement of Environmental Health and Safety laws, rules and regulations for Environmental Health and Solid Waste Divisions; performs other related work as required. Incumbents are subject to overtime, standby and callback assignments. Typical Tasks Conduct inspections to determine compliance with State and local laws and regulations governing sanitation in food handling establishments, body art facilities, sewage disposal systems, substandard housing, land use and recreational health, water supply, solid waste management, public nuisances, and vector and rodent control. When necessary, recommend changes and give instructions for correction of deficiencies and violations; Advise food handlers on correct method of sanitation protection in compliance with applicable laws and regulations; Investigate complaints, such as reports of food poisoning and public or private sanitation-related nuisances; Conduct sanitation surveys, when required, of communities and confer with local officials on sanitation problems. Investigate fly and other insect nuisances or infestations, make abatement recommendations, and instruct communities in control methods for carriers of all vectors-transmitted diseases; Work with a wide range of solid waste issues and problems from waste management planning and resource recovery to disposal of a spectrum of waste types; Conduct inspections of public and private recreational facilities; Conduct housing inspections to determine health and safety compliance with State and local housing laws and ordinances; Review plans for new subdivisions, body art facilities, and food establishments, and recommend suitable water and sewage installations; Perform onsite evaluations of sewage disposal systems, including terrain, water table and soil suitability; Prepare correspondence and reports as required; Initiate legal actions as a result of non-compliance, by issuing a notice to appear in court, filing a criminal complaint or scheduling an administrative office hearing; Prepare clear, concise letters and reports and write and verbally communicate instructions for correction of deficiencies and violations in a clear and concise manner: Establish and maintain effective relationships with the public, coworkers, and others contacted in the course of work; Read and write English at a level required for successful job performance; Utilize a computer, computer related equipment and current software applications; Represent the Department in public and private meetings, and speak to public groups regarding the department and related topics; and Other related duties may be assigned. Minimum Qualifications (Skills, Ability, Knowledge, Education/Experience) SKILLS/ABILITY Environmental Health Specialist I Effectively instruct individuals and groups on the principles and reasons for a safe and healthy environment; Understand and interpret laws, rules and regulations; Read and understand construction plans and blueprints involving numerous mathematical computations; Speak effectively before groups; and Write and verbally communicate instructions for correction of deficiencies and violations in a clear and concise manner. Environmental Health Specialist II Demonstrated ability with all Level I requirements plus: Plan, organize and carry out complex environmental health studies and reports; Oversee investigations; Respond effectively to complaints from the public; and Detect unsanitary conditions and public health hazards and secure their correction through education, voluntary compliance or legal enforcement. Environmental Health Specialist III Demonstrated ability with all Level II requirements plus: Work with a high degree of independence, exercising a broad scope of judgment and latitude; Perform unusual and difficult research and analytical work; Handle difficult environmental investigations and take enforcement actions; and Handle difficult public contact situations and negotiate compliance points effectively. KNOWLEDGE Environmental Health Specialist I Principles and practices of environmental sanitation including, but not limited to: water supply, sewage, industrial waste and refuse handling and disposal, housing and recreational sanitation, air pollution, vector control, food handling, processing and solid waste management; Provisions of the Health and Safety Code; and General principles and practices of public health. Environmental Health Specialist II Demonstrated knowledge of all Level I requirements plus: Sanitation provisions of the California Health and Safety Code, Administrative Code and related legal provisions; Methods and procedures used in inspecting, investigating and correcting unsanitary conditions; Principles and practices of environmental sanitation and sanitary science, and principles and practices of public health; Penal Code relating to public nuisances; Basic water works construction features, such as sewage disposal systems, swimming pools, and wells, sufficient to evaluate plans; and Environmental impact of building plans. Environmental Health Specialist III Demonstrated knowledge of all Level II requirements plus: The various laws and regulations relating to environmental health and solid waste management; Specific principles and practices of public environmental health and solid waste management; Complex environmental sampling techniques and standards; Quality assurance and quality control techniques as they relate to investigations; and Biological agents and their effect on public health. EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE Environmental Health Specialist I Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Health, Environmental Resource Management or Microbiology. The coursework must meet the minimum standards and qualifications for registration as an Environmental Health Specialist under the applicable provisions of State law; AND Eligibility for registration as an Environmental Health Specialist issued by the State of California, Environmental Health Specialist Registration Program. Environmental Health Specialist I applicants must possess a letter from the State of California Environmental Health Specialist Registration Program at 601 North 7th Street, Post Office Box 942732, Sacramento, CA. Phone: (916)324-2211 and FAX: (916) 323-9869 stating they meet the minimum educational requirements. This letter is issued only after the evaluation of college transcripts; AND No experience is required. Veterans' Preference Program eligible job classification. For more information please click on the following link: http ://www.stancounty.com/personnel/pdf/hiringpreference.pdf Environmental Health Specialist II In addition to the Level I degree requirements: Possess a valid certificate of registration as an Environmental Health Specialist issued by the State of California; AND Minimum of one (1) year of related experience performing environmental health inspections, enforcement or remediation. Master's degree in a related field may substitute for six (6) months of the required experience. Environmental Health Specialist III In addition to the Level I and II degree requirements: Three (3) years of experience equivalent to an Environmental Health Specialist II in general environmental resource management, environmental health or solid waste management. LICENSE Possess and maintain a valid California Driver's License; Proof of education and a valid REHS Certificate or eligibility letter from the State of California Environmental Health Specialist Registration Program is required for verification purposesbefore the oral examination date .Copy of Degree is preferred, but transcripts (unofficial or official) are acceptable. Applicants who are unable to submit proof must call 209-525-6700 to make other arrangements. Failure to submit proof or make other arrangements at the time of application submission will result in disqualification. Application and Selection Procedures CLASSIFICATION INFORMATION Unless otherwise provided, this position is part of the Classified Service of the County and is assigned to the Technical Services bargaining unit for labor relations purposes. Individuals who are in a full-time classification position are required to serve a twelve-month probationary period, which may be extended an additional six months for a total of eighteen months. The probationary period does not apply to unclassified positions. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY The County of Stanislaus is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to submit online application(s) for open position(s). Stanislaus County is committed to establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with the general public, co-workers, supervisors, and members of diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy related condition, marital status, gender/sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (over 40), political affiliation or belief, or military or veteran status. APPLICATION PROCEDURES/FINAL FILING DATE Applications cannot be submitted later than 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. Make your online application as complete as possible so a full and realistic appraisal may be made of your qualifications. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a complete application. Attaching your resume and cover letter are an optional feature for those who wish to do so in addition to completing the required application. Information on your resume and cover letter will not substitute for the education, work experience and required fields on the County application. The online County application is the primary tool used to evaluate your job qualifications. RECRUITMENT ACCOMMODATIONS Arrangements may be made to accommodate disabilities and religious convictions. Applicants requiring testing accommodations are required to complete and submit the Testing Accommodation Request Form prior to the test administration date. Special arrangements for religious convictions should be included in the "Additional Information" section of the application form. http://www.stancounty.com/personnel/pdf/ADATestingForm.pdf GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS Pass County-paid pre-employment drug screening and job-related background investigation. Perform job duties in a manner assuring a safe working environment for oneself and others. Maintain confidential information according to the legal standards and/or County regulations as required. APPLICATION AND/OR EXAMINATION APPEAL RIGHTS Application and/or examination results may be appealed by applicants presenting facts alleging irregularity, fraud and/or error in application screening or in exam scoring. Appeals must be in writing and submitted to the Chief Executive Officer within seven (7) days after the examination results are mailed. JOB TASK ANALYSIS INFORMATION The Job Task Analysis provides information detailing the physical and functional demands of the classification. For the complete job task analysis, visit the Risk Management website at http://www.stancounty.com/riskmgmt/ under "Disability Management." PUBLIC SERVICE LOAN FORGIVENESS PROGRAM Find out if you qualify for the AES Public Service Loan Forgiveness program for full-time public sector employees (PSLF) by contacting (866) 706-5005. https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans/forgiveness-cancellation/public-service WELLNESS PROGRAM Learn more about Club Wellness, a program designed to facilitate and encourage the good health of Stanislaus County's workforce. http://myclubwellness.org DISCLAIMER Stanislaus County reserves the right to revise the examination plan described in this bulletin to better meet the needs of County service. The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute an express or implied contract. Any provision contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice. The information contained in the bulletin is information, which sets forth a general summary of benefits for this respective position. This information is not legally binding. The benefits and other information regarding this position may be found in the Stanislaus County Code, the Stanislaus County Personnel Policies manual, or in the applicable Memorandum of Understanding, and such information prevails over information contained in this bulletin. Questions regarding this bulletin may be directed to the Stanislaus County Chief Executive Office/Human Resources. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Stanislaus County, CA Modesto, California, United States
Jun 28, 2019
Full Time
About the Department and the Position Mental Health Clinician I $30.03- $36.51 Hourly Mental Health Clinician II $33.27 - $40.44 Hourly ALLAPPLICATIONSWILL BESCREENEDONDESIRABLES LISTED. We encourage you to apply immediately as this recruitment may close at any time. Oral exams will be held as qualified applications are received. ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT The Health Services Agency (HSA) is a network of outpatient medical programs and services. The HSA includes: medical offices in six locations throughout Stanislaus County; Community Health Services (offering traditional public health services to the community); health education programs and participates in the Valley Consortium for Medical Education (VCME), a California nonprofit public benefit corporation. The HSA holds strongly to its vision of "healthy people in a healthy Stanislaus" by developing its services with the community, in ways that support community need. ABOUT THE POSITION AT HSA This recruitment is being conducted to filltwo vacancies, Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) at HSA and to establish an eligible list to fill future full-time vacancies. The position, referred as a Behavioral Health Clinician, provides services to patients within the primary care setting in conjunction with PCP's, physician residents and consulting psychiatrist to manage patients in the Health Services Primary Care Clinics. The LCSW functions as an integral member of the team involved in delivering a variety of highly skilled services to patients referred by a primary care provider.These LCSWs engage in population based education, prevention and early intervention with patients, participate in their chronic health disease management, including psychosocial assessments to identify emotional, social, and environmental strengths and problems related to their, illness, treatment, and or life situation.These positions will help facilitate group visits and liaison with community based organizations. A strong background in childhood development is desirable. Cell phones are not typically compatible with the online application format or browser; you should use your laptop or home computer. If you are still having technical difficulties please call Neogov @ 1-855-524-5627. Typical Tasks Work effectivelyin a fast paced primary care environment; Display exceptional interpersonal skillsas part of a multi-disciplinary personnel team; In the appropriate therapeutic and/or clinical setting, work with primary care physicians when necessary on treatment plans, or provide individual and group services which could include clients from diverse cultural backgrounds. For children and families, assist in assessing challenges and barriers to social and emotional health, and in partnership with them, develop a strength based realistic service plan; Advise clients of available community resources and act as a liaison and/or advocate for clients/families to use the available services/resources effectively; Work collaboratively with consumers and family members using a wellness, recovery or resilient-based approach and engage clients in treatment pathways and/or brief psychotherapy when indicated; Provide trainings, lectures or participate in discussions on aspects of patient care and the use of psychotherapeutic methods to community agencies and venues; Provide clinical assessment, client care planning and effective treatment implementation to children, adults and families; Prepare and present cases for review with the clinical service team; Prepare and maintain complex treatment and progress reports and document patient medical charts as needed which include diagnostic and treatment recommendations, discharge planning and follow-up services; Learn and work with familial and developmental issues across a normal life span; Use conflict resolution skills in all aspects of your work; Support and utilize Electronic Medical/Health Record System software; Work collaboratively with a wide range of clinical and non-clinical disciplines to assess client and family needs, design effective care planning or service goals or medical treatment plans regarding utilization of additional resources (i.e. community resources, home health and hospice); Utilize effective and assertive communication, problem-solving and conflict resolution skills; Engage in efforts to reduce stigma in individuals and community; Monitor efficacy of psychotropic medication and functioning and therefore act as "a part of the net" under the patient.Assist the patient in getting back in with the medical provider, scheduling for the psychiatrist, and or assess/triage what other needs the patient may have; Provides administrative support services including outreach and information about how to access and apply for state and federal programs (such as Medi-cal), performs pre-screening and assists in paperwork completion to determine eligibility; Demonstrate multicultural skills, knowledge and experience, including the influence of cultural issues and providing services with appropriate cultural context; Proficient in the identification and treatment of mental disorder; Promote Primary care Behavioral Health as an adjunct function of the clinic; Consult with primary care providers to assist with management of the behavioral health needs of their patients on an urgent basis (if needed); Complete brief diagnostic assessments for mental health and other co-occurring addictive or medical disorders; Provide and communicate recommendations for interventions; Collaborates with the provider and the patient; Work in loud environment, with frequent interruptions and constant changes in scheduling; Conduct short term counseling when needed; Function well in a team-approach accept the fact that they are NOT in charge of the clients care; Effectively communicate and interact with primary care providers; Exhibit time efficiency (15 - 30 minutes); Prepare clear concise case work records and make recommendations on the basis of such information; organize and manage a caseload; and work with a bureaucratic system. Minimum Qualifications (Skills, Ability, Knowledge, Education/Experience) ABILITY TO: Perform psychiatric social work and psychotherapy of a complex nature with clients and groups; Prepare clear concise case work records and make recommendations on the basis of such information; organize and manage a caseload; and work with a bureaucratic system; Retain personal objectivity while dealing with the problems of others; Perform the therapist's role in a manner consistent with professional standards and ethics; Prioritize the problems of mentally disordered persons and determine their needs; Decide appropriate treatment focus and methods without clinical supervision; Work with a team to integrate various clinical approaches into a treatment program; and Recognize a potential crisis; handle stress and bizarre behavior and deliver crisis intervention services. KNOWLEDGE OF: Principles, techniques and trends in counseling, psychotherapy, clinical case management, and various treatment modalities; Biological, behavioral and environmental aspects of emotional disturbances, mental disability, retardation and substance abuse; Culturally proficient practices with diverse case load; Scope and activities of the public and private health and welfare agencies and other available resources; and Principles and techniques of mental health education, prevention, and crisis intervention within the community. EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE Mental Health Clinician I PATTERN I --Graduation from an accredited two (2) year Graduate School of Social Work with the receipt of a Master's Degree of Social Work which can lead to licensure as a Clinical Social Worker; OR PATTERN II --Graduation from an accredited graduate program with receipt of a Master's Degree which can lead to a License as a Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) or a Marriage and Family Therapist (MFT); AND Meet qualifications to participate in a Short-Doyle program; AND Eligible to be licensed as either a Licensed Clinical Social Worker or a Marriage and Family Therapist in the State of California . EXPERIENCE: No experience required for both patterns. Mental Health Clinician II PATTERN I --Graduation from an accredited two (2) year Graduate School of Social Work with receipt of a Master's Degree and acquisition of the State recognized license; PATTERN II --Graduation from an accredited graduate program with receipt of a Master's Degree and acquisition of a LCSW or MFT License which meets qualifications to participate in a Short Doyle program; PATTERN III --Doctoral Degree in Clinical Psychology may be substituted for the above educational requirement; AND Two (2) years of experience in a Mental Health setting under clinical supervision as required to qualify for the State recognized license; AND Licensed as either a Licensed Clinical Social Worker or Marriage and Family Therapist in the State of California; OR A license as a Psychologist in the State of California may be substituted for the above licensure requirement. LICENSE: Applicants must possess and maintain a valid California Driver's License and remain free from repeated preventable accidents. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS Applicant screening, in addition to the minimum qualifications, will focus on the following desirable categories. Please list any desirables you may have within the "Additional Information" section of the online application. The Behavioral Health positions with the Health Services Agency require the person to be a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with the State of California; AND Current registration with the California Board of Behavioral Sciences; AND Licensed Clinical Social Worker. Application and Selection Procedures CLASSIFICATION INFORMATION Unless otherwise provided, this position is part of the Classified Service of the County and is assigned to the Technical Service bargaining unit for labor relations purposes. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY The County of Stanislaus is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to submit online application(s) for open position(s). Stanislaus County is committed to establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with the general public, co-workers, supervisors, and members of diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy related condition, marital status, gender/sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (over 40), political affiliation or belief, or military or veteran status. APPLICATION PROCEDURES/FINAL FILING DATE Applications cannot be submitted later than 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. Make your online application as complete as possible so a full and realistic appraisal may be made of your qualifications. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application form. "Attaching your resume and cover letter are an optional feature for those who wish to do so in addition to completing the required application form. Information on your resume and cover letter will not substitute for the education, work experience and required fields on the County application. The online County application is the primary tool used to evaluate your job qualifications." TESTING ACCOMMODATIONS Arrangements may be made to accommodate disabilities or religious convictions. Describe the special test arrangements you require in the "Additional Information" section of the application form. GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS Pass County-paid pre-employment drug screening and job-related background investigation. Perform job duties in a manner assuring a safe working environment for oneself and others. Maintain confidential information according to the legal standards and/or County regulations as required. APPLICATION AND/OR EXAMINATION APPEAL RIGHTS Application and/or examination results may be appealed by applicants presenting facts alleging irregularity, fraud and/or error in application screening or in exam scoring. Appeals must be in writing and submitted to the Chief Executive Officer within seven (7) days after the examination results are mailed. DISCLAIMER Stanislaus County reserves the right to revise the examination plan described in this flyer to better meet the needs of County service. The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute an express or implied contract. Any provision contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice. The information contained in the bulletin is information, which sets forth a general summary of benefits for this respective position. This information is not legally binding. The benefits and other information regarding this position may be found in the Stanislaus County Code, the Stanislaus County Personnel Policies manual, or in the applicable Memorandum of Understandings, and such information prevails over information contained in this flyer. Questions regarding this announcement may be directed to the Stanislaus County Chief Executive Office/ Personnel. The Job Task Analysis provides information detailing the physical and functional demands of the classification. For the complete job task analysis, visit the Risk Management website at http://www.stancounty.com/riskmgmt/ under "Disability Management". Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Stanislaus County, CA Various, California, United States
Jun 28, 2019
Part Time
About the Department and the Position GENERAL INFORMATION This recruitment is being conducted to fill vacancies in various departments,as well asestablish an eligibility list to fill future part-time extra-help vacancies throughout Stanislaus County during the course of the list. Passing applicants will remain onthe eligibilityfor six (6) months. This particular recruitment requires you tobe a college student.Pleaseanswer the supplemental questionsin fullto determine eligibility for the program. Cell phones are typically incompatible with the online application format or browser. We recommend using a desktop or laptop computer. If you are still having technical difficulties, please call NEOGOV at 1-855-524-5627. ABOUT THE COUNTY Stanislaus County is located in Central California within 90 minutes of the San Francisco Bay Area, the Silicon Valley, Sacramento, the Sierra Nevada Mountains and California's Central Coast. With an estimated 538,388 people calling this area home, the community reflects a region rich in diversity with a strong sense of community. Two of California's major north-south transportation routes (Interstate 5 and Highway 99) intersect the area and the County has quickly become one of the dominant logistics center locations on the west coast. The County is home to a vibrant arts community with the world-class Gallo Center for the Arts, a symphony orchestra, and abundant visual and performing arts. Stanislaus County is a global center for agribusiness, positioned by its mild Mediterranean climate, rich soils and progressive farming practices. The area is recognized internationally for agricultural innovation with wine, almonds, poultry, milk, cattle, and walnuts being some of the features industries. The County is also home to Stanislaus State University, Modesto Junior College and benefits from satellite locations of other high quality educational institutions. The County was established in 1854 and has a total land area of 1,515 square miles. Temperatures range from an average low of 38 degrees Fahrenheit in the winter, to an average high of 85 degrees in the summer. ABOUT THE POSITION Clerical/Community Aides provide routine to difficult support tasks and services to various County departments and operations under supervision. Duties within this classification may have a clerical emphasis, community partner emphasis, or a combination of both. For positions with clerical emphasis, primary job duties are clerical. For positions with a community partner or Public Information emphasis,,the primaryjob duty is working with the community, either in an office, clinic, or conducting outreach. This will include meeting with the public in private, group settings, or during outreach events, understanding and making referrals to community resources and fostering communication between the public and the department or County. Thisstarting position isdesigned to exercise general clerical tasks and learn County procedures. As experience is gained, there is greater independence of action within established guidelines. This job classification is part-time and employees are considered extra-help. This position is also subject to overtime, standby, callback and weekend work. Position performs related duties as assigned. Typical Tasks Clerical Emphasis - Typical Tasks Maintain alphabetic and numeric files by retrieving and filing a variety of documents; Search files for specific information; Monitor files for completeness and propriety; Receive, segregate and route mail; Order, receive, log and distribute supplies and monitor inventory; Compile information and data necessary for the preparation of various departmental reports; Maintain routine operational records by transferring, coding and indexing data; Answer the telephone, take messages, meet and assist the public; Greet customers and direct them to appropriate services; Respond to customer inquiries regarding computer/equipment usage; Issue access cards; Perform a limited amount of typing incidental to other tasks; Enterdata into an automated computer system; Operate a cash register and collect fees; and Operate modern office equipment, including computer, scanner/copier, fax and microfilm machine. Community Partner Emphasis - Typical Tasks Meet regularly with designated population; Provide support and guidance based on life experience; Act as a liaison between designated population and public entities; Create, plan and carry out activities that provide information, encouragement and support; Demonstrate a commitment to quality customer service by interacting with customers in a friendly and helpful manner, referring questions to appropriate staff; Provide information and referrals regarding available services within the community; Search and compile data necessary for the preparation of various departmental reports; Participate in meetings andoutreach events; Work closely with internal and external partners; Keep accurate records and input data into an automated computer system; Complete necessary paperwork timely and accurately;and Deliver materials to appropriate locations. Public Information Emphasis - Typical Tasks Participate in meetings, outreach events and give public presentations; Follow up on messages from residents or members of the media; Social media, digital communication and photography; Draft press releases and edit web site content; Copy editing and written report preparation; Participate in the development and implementation of marking and public relations plans; Assist in developing, maintaining and expanding marketing channels to stake holders; and Assist with the preparation, set-up and take-down of public relations events. Minimum Qualifications (Skills, Ability, Knowledge, Education/Experience) SKILLS/ABILITIES Follow oral and written instructions; Accurately perform a wide variety of clerical work of routine to average difficulty; Learn the operation of office equipment related to the job; and Deal with the public in a tactful and courteous manner. KNOWLEDGE Proper usage of grammar and punctuation; Alphabetic and numeric filing methods; Basic mathematics; and Modernoffice procedures and practices. EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE Must have junior or senior standing and be enrolled in a four-year degree program; OR Current student enrolled in the last semester of a two-year degree program; OR Enrolled in a graduate program; OR Enrolled in college level coursework and have special measurable technical skills. Applicants must also meet each of the below requirements at time of submittingapplication: Submit a letter of recommendation from an instructorof currenteducational institute, college or university; AND Have a current cumulative GPA of at least 2.5 ( student to submit copy of last grade report with cumulative GPA ); AND Demonstrate strong verbal and written communication skills; AND Have strong initiative and the ability to work independently; AND Meet Department/Division specific qualifications. In addition to the minimum qualifications, applicant screening will focus on the following desirable qualifications. Please list any of these qualificationsyou may have within the "Duties" section of the online application. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS Equivalent of three (3) months full-time general office experience. Application and Selection Procedures CLASSIFICATION INFORMATION The Clerical/Community Aide position is part-time/extra-help and is an unrepresented classification. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY The County of Stanislaus is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to submit online application(s) for open position(s). Stanislaus County is committed to establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with the general public, co-workers, supervisors, and members of diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy related condition, marital status, gender/sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (over 40), political affiliation or belief, or military or veteran status. APPLICATION PROCEDURES/FINAL FILING DATE Applications cannot be submitted later than 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. Make your online application as complete as possible so a full and realistic appraisal may be made of your qualifications. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application. Attaching your resume and cover letter are an optional feature for those who wish to do so in addition to completing the required application. Information on your resume and cover letter will not substitute for the education, work experience and required fields on the County application. The online County application is the primary tool used to evaluate your job qualifications. RECRUITMENT ACCOMMODATIONS Arrangements may be made to accommodate disabilities and religious convictions. Applicants requiring testing accommodations are required to complete and submit the Testing Accommodation Request Form prior to the test administration date. Special arrangements for religious convictions should be included in the "Additional Information" section of the application form. http://www.stancounty.com/personnel/pdf/ADATestingForm.pdf GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS Pass County-paid pre-employment drug screening and job-related background investigation. Perform job duties in a manner assuring a safe working environment for oneself and others. Maintain confidential information according to the legal standards and/or County regulations as required. APPLICATION AND/OR EXAMINATION APPEAL RIGHTS Application and/or examination results may be appealed by applicants presenting facts alleging irregularity, fraud and/or error in application screening or in exam scoring. Appeals must be in writing and submitted to the Chief Executive Officer within seven (7) days after the examination results are mailed. DISCLAIMER Stanislaus County reserves the right to revise the examination plan described in this bulletin to better meet the needs of County service. The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute an express or implied contract. Any provision contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice. The information contained in the bulletin is information, which sets forth a general summary of benefits for this respective position. This information is not legally binding. The benefits and other information regarding this position may be found in the Stanislaus County Code, the Stanislaus County Personnel Policies manual, or in the applicable Memorandum of Understanding, and such information prevails over information contained in this bulletin. Questions regarding this bulletin may be directed to the Stanislaus County Chief Executive Office/ Human Resources. The Job Task Analysis provides information detailing the physical and functional demands of the classification. For the complete job task analysis, visit the Risk Management website at http://www.stancounty.com/riskmgmt/ under "Disability Management." Find out if you qualify for the AES Public Service Loan Forgiveness program for full-time public sector employees (PSLF) by contacting (866) 706-5005. https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans/forgiveness-cancellation/public-service Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Stanislaus County, CA Modesto, California, United States
Jun 28, 2019
Full Time
About the Department and the Position GENERAL INFORMATION This recruitment is being conducted to fill vacancies for Stanislaus Regional 9-1-1 and establish an eligible list to fill future full-time and part-time vacancies. While this is a continuous recruitment, we encourage you to apply immediately, as this recruitment may close at any time. BILINGUAL APPLICANTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY. Cell phones are typically incompatible with the online application format or browser. We recommend using a desktop or laptop computer. If you are still having technical difficulties, please callNEOGOVat 1-855-524-5627 The tentative schedule for testingin 2019 is as follows: Please note these dates are tentative and subject to change. You will be notified to each testing event at least seven(7) days prior to the actual test date. ABOUT THE COUNTY Stanislaus County is located in Central California within 90 minutes of the San Francisco Bay Area, the Silicon Valley, Sacramento, the Sierra Nevada Mountains and California's Central Coast. With an estimated 538,388 people calling this area home, the community reflects a region rich in diversity with a strong sense of community. Two of California's major north-south transportation routes (Interstate 5 and Highway 99) intersect the area and the County has quickly become one of the dominant logistics center locations on the west coast. The County is home to a vibrant arts community with the world-class Gallo Center for the Arts, a symphony orchestra, and abundant visual and performing arts. Stanislaus County is a global center for agribusiness, positioned by its mild Mediterranean climate, rich soils and progressive farming practices. The area is recognized internationally for agricultural innovation with wine, almonds, poultry, milk, cattle, and walnuts being some of the features industries. The County is also home to Stanislaus State University, Modesto Junior College and benefits from satellite locations of other high quality educational institutions. The County was established in 1854 and has a total land area of 1,515 square miles. Temperatures range from an average low of 38 degrees Fahrenheit in the winter, to an average high of 85 degrees in the summer. ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT Stanislaus Regional 9-1-1 provides twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week public safety emergency dispatch service and is the answering point for the 911 telephone system. Dispatching is provided for 22 Law Enforcement and Fire agencies within Stanislaus County. ABOUT THE POSITION The Emergency Call Taker is the entry-level classification for newly appointed and inexperienced employees in the Emergency Dispatcher classification series. Emergency Dispatch provides twenty-four hours a day, seven-days a week public safety emergency dispatch service, and is the focal point for the 9-1-1 telephone system. Shifts are day, evening and nights, rotating every four months. The 12-hour work schedule consists of working a three-day work period followed by a three-day regular day off period. In addition to formalized training, Emergency Call Takers, under direct supervision, learn and practice standardized dispatching procedures, and gain knowledge of the operations of the 9-1-1 emergency telephone system and the computer-aided dispatching system. Individuals in this position will be required to demonstrate their competence through verbal and practical tests and performance evaluations on a weekly basis during their trainee employment. This is necessary due to the high degree of liability the call taker can incur both individually and for the County or contract Public Safety Agency. The basic qualification to advance to an Emergency Dispatcher shall be proficiency in the skills of an Emergency Call Taker PLUS one radio position group (Fire, Police, and Sheriff). This position is subject to overtime, standby, and callback assignments. PERSONAL HISTORY STATEMENT (PHS) REVIEW/SELECTION INTERVIEW - PASS/FAIL Candidates who pass the written examination will complete a PHS. Those who satisfactorily perform in the PHS Review/Selection Interview process may move forward in the recruitment process. A sample similar to the PHS requiredis viewable by clicking on the following link and selectingBackground/Hiring Form 2-255 Personal History Statement - Public Safety Dispatcher: http://www.post.ca.gov/forms.aspx Typical Tasks Receive complaints and requests for assistance at the Stanislaus Regional 9-1-1; Procure accurate and timely information needed to classify and dispatch user agencies; Classify complaint type and enter data into the Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD) system; Determine appropriate response and course of action in accordance with established policy, procedures, and codes; Provide information to field units, the public and other agencies; and Relay calls and information to other appropriate agencies in or out of the Stanislaus County 9-1-1 system. Minimum Qualifications (Skills, Ability, Knowledge, Education/Experience) SKILLS/ABILITIES Quickly and accurately follow written and oral instruction; Learn rules and regulations quickly and interpret them correctly; Reason clearly, analyzing situations rapidly and accurately in order to quickly adopt an effective course of action; Speak clearly and concisely using proper English; Hear and distinguish between several voices at the same time while acquiring and retaining the information; Spell correctly using proper English; Function efficiently and calmly under pressure; Type accurately at a minimum speed of 35 (net) words per minute; Rapidly and accurately operate complex computerized equipment; Read and understand maps; Monitor multiple CRT screens simultaneously; Properly use a headset; Be independently mobile during limited staffing hours; Pick up and carry manuals and directories weighing up to 12 pounds; Sit continuously for long periods of time during a twelve-hour shift; and Neck movement is required when performing job tasks such as viewing the keyboard, mouse, monitor screens, reading, research, page turning and handwriting. KNOWLEDGE The techniques, procedures and methods used in the operation of a public safety communications center; The use and proper care of radio, telephone and other job-related equipment; Federal Communications Commission rules and regulations pertinent to public safety operations; The location of major streets, highways, rivers, public places and geographical landmarks within Stanislaus County; and The general functions of the Sheriff's Department, City Police, Fire Departments and other public safety agencies. EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE Graduation from high school or possession of the high school level General Education Development (GED) Certificate; AND Any combination of training and experience, which would provide the required knowledge and abilities, mentioned above. An example is call taking experience in a computer-aided public safety dispatch center; AND TYPING CERTIFICATE A typing certification (within four years) from Workforce Development, a temporary staffing agency or a comparable institution is required to be attached to your application. Internet typing certificates are not accepted. The certificate must be a three (3) to five (5) minute timed test, net corrected of 35 words per minute (WPM). Typing certificates must be on agency letterhead, dated and signed by the issuing agency and have net words per minute listed. You may also fax to (209) 544-6226. LICENSE Applicants must possess and maintain a valid California Driver's License and remain free from repeated preventable accidents. BACKGROUND All offers of employment will be contingent upon individuals passing an extensive background investigation required by the Department of Justice because of computer access to confidential criminal information. In addition to the minimum qualifications, applicant screening will focus on the following desirable categories. Please list any qualifications you may have within the "Duties" section of the online application. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS Six (6) months of call taking experiences in an emergency dispatch environment at time of appointment. Application and Selection Procedures CLASSIFICATION INFORMATION Unless otherwise provided, this position is part of the Classified Service of the County and is assigned to the Emergency Dispatchers Bargaining Unit for labor relations purposes. Individuals who are in a full-time classified position are required to serve a twelve-month probationary period, which may be extended an additional six months for a total of eighteen months. The probationary period does not apply to unclassified positions. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY The County of Stanislaus is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to submit online application(s) for open position(s). Stanislaus County is committed to establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with the general public, co-workers, supervisors, and members of diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy related condition, marital status, gender/sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (over 40), political affiliation or belief, or military or veteran status. APPLICATION PROCEDURES/FINAL FILING DATE Applications cannot be submitted later than 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. Make your online application as complete as possible so a full and realistic appraisal may be made of your qualifications. RESUMES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED IN LIEU OF A COMPLETED APPLICATION FORM. Attaching your resume and cover letter are an optional feature for those who wish to do so in addition to completing the required application form. Information on your resume and cover letter will not substitute for the education, work experience and required fields on the County application. The online County application is the primary tool used to evaluate your job qualifications. RECRUITMENT ACCOMMODATIONS Arrangements may be made to accommodate disabilities or religious convictions. Applicants requiring testing accommodations are required to complete and submit the Testing Accommodation Request Form prior to the test administration date. Special arrangements for religious convictions should be included in the"Additional Information" section of the application http://www.stancounty.com/personnel/pdf/ADATestingForm.pdf form. GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS Pass County-paid pre-employment drug screening *if applicable and job-related background investigation. Perform job duties in a manner assuring a safe working environment for oneself and others. Maintain confidential information according to the legal standards and/or County regulations as required. APPLICATION AND/OR EXAMINATION APPEAL RIGHTS Application and/or examination results may be appealed by applicants presenting facts alleging irregularity, fraud and/or error in application screening or in exam scoring. Appeals must be in writing and submitted to the Chief Executive Officer within seven (7) days after the examination results are mailed. DISCLAIMER Stanislaus County reserves the right to revise the examination plan described in this flyer to better meet the needs of County service. The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute an express or implied contract. Any provision contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice. The information contained in the bulletin is information, which sets forth a general summary of benefits for this respective position. This information is not legally binding. The benefits and other information regarding this position may be found in the Stanislaus County Code, the Stanislaus County Personnel Policies manual, or in the applicable Memorandum of Understandings, and such information prevails over information contained in this flyer. Questions regarding this announcement may be directed to the Stanislaus County Chief Executive Office/ Personnel. The Job Task Analysis provides information detailing the physical and functional demands of the classification. For the complete job task analysis, visit the Risk Management website at http://www.stancounty.com/riskmgmt/ under "Disability Management". Find out if you qualify for the AES Public Service Loan Forgiveness program for full-time public sector employees (PSLF) by contacting (866) 706-5005. https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans/forgiveness-cancellation/public-service Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Stanislaus County, CA Modesto, California, United States
Jun 28, 2019
Full Time
About the Department and the Position GENERAL INFORMATION This recruitment is being conducted to fillvacancies forStanislaus Regional 9-1-1and establ eligible list to fill future and part time vacancies. While this is a continuous recruitment, we encourage you to apply immediately, as this recruitment may close at any time. Bilingual Applicant's are encouraged to apply. Cell phones are typically incompatible with the online application format or browser. We recommend using a desktop or laptop computer. If you are still having technical difficulties, please call NEOGOV at 1-855-524-5627. The tentative schedule for testing in 2019 is as follows: Please note these dates are tentative and subject to change. You will be notified at leastseven (7) days prior to the actual test date. ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT Stanislaus Regional 9-1-1 provides twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week public safety emergency dispatch service and is the answering point for the 911 telephone system. Dispatching is provided for 22 Law Enforcement and Fire agencies within Stanislaus County. ABOUT THE POSITION The Emergency Dispatcher performs basic dispatching duties at an assigned operating position. This classification is expected to be fully trained and to possess the skills, knowledge and abilities necessary in the operations of the 9-1-1 emergency telephone system and the computer-aided dispatching system. Emergency Dispatch provides twenty-four hours a day, seven-days a week public safety emergency dispatch service, and is the focal point for the 9-1-1 telephone system. Shifts are day, evening and nights, rotating every four months. The 12-hour work schedule consists of working a three-day work period followed by a three-day regular day off period. This position is subject to shift, weekend, overtime, mandate, and on-call assignments. Performs related duties as assigned. Personal History Statement (PHS) Review/Selection Interview - Pass/Fail Candidates who pass the written examination will complete a PHS. Those who satisfactorily perform in the PHS Review/Selection Interview process may move forward in the recruitment process. A sample similar to the PHS requiredis viewable by clicking on the following link and selectingBackground/Hiring Form 2-255 Personal History Statement - Public Safety Dispatcher: http://www.post.ca.gov/forms.aspx Typical Tasks Receives and screens complaints and requests for assistance at the 9-1-1 Emergency Communications Dispatch Center; Procures accurate and timely information needed to classify and dispatch user agencies; Classifies complaint types and enters data into the computer aided dispatch system; Determines appropriate response and course of action in accordance with established policy, procedures and codes; Dispatches personnel and resources by phone, computer, and/or radio communications equipment; Provides information to field units, the public, and other agencies; Monitors field units and emergency systems; Relays calls and information to other appropriate agencies in or out of the Stanislaus County 9-1-1 system; and Acts as a trainer at an assigned position, in the classroom, or as directed. Minimum Qualifications (Skills, Ability, Knowledge, Education/Experience) SKILLS/ABILITIES Quickly and accurately follow written and oral instructions; Learn rules and regulations quickly and interpret them correctly; Reason clearly, analyzing situations rapidly and accurately in order to quickly adopt an effective course of action; Dispatch public safety equipment in a coordinated manner; Speak clearly and concisely using proper English; Hear and distinguish between several voices at the same time while acquiring and retaining the information; Spell correctly using proper English; Function efficiently and calmly under pressure; Type accurately at a minimum speed of 35 (net) words per minute; Rapidly and accurately operate complex computerized equipment; Read and understand maps; Monitor four (4) CRT screens simultaneously; Properly use a headset; Be independently competent during limited staffing hours; Pick up and carry manuals and directories weighing up to 12 pounds; Sit continuously for long periods of time during a twelve hour shift; and Neck movement is required when performing job tasks such as viewing the keyboard, mouse, monitor screens, reading, research, page turning and handwriting. KNOWLEDGE The techniques, procedures and methods used in the operation of a public safety communications center; The use and proper care of radio, telephone and other job-related equipment; Federal Communications Commission rules and regulations pertinent to public safety operations; The location of major streets, highways, rivers, public places and geographical landmarks within Stanislaus County; and The general functions of the Sheriff's Department, city police, fire departments and other public safety agencies. EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE Graduation from high school or possession of the high school level General Education Development (GED) Certificate; AND Any combination of training and experience, which would provide the required knowledge and abilities, mentioned above. An example is dispatching experience in a computer-aided public safety dispatch center; AND Typing certificate, within four years, of 35 wpm (net corrected) from any temporary agency or comparable institution. The certificate must be a three to five minute timed test. TYPING CERTIFICATE A Typing certificate(within four years), of 35 wpm (net corrected) from any temporary agency or comparable institution is required to be attached to your application. If that is not possible, they must be faxed to (209) 544-6226 or brought into our office at 1010 10th Street, Suite 6800, Modesto, CA before 5:00pm on the final filing date . If you are not able to submit your typing certificate, you must call (209) 552-3900 before 5:00pm on the final filing date to make other arrangements. The certificate must be a three (3) to five (5) minute timed test, net corrected of 35 words per minute (WPM). Typing certificates must be on agency letterhead, dated and signed by the issuing agency and have net words per minute listed. Internet typing certificates are not accepted. LICENSE Applicants must possess and maintain a valid California Driver's License and remain free from repeated preventable accidents. BACKGROUND All offers of employment will be contingent upon individuals passing an extensive background investigation required by the Department of Justice because of computer access to confidential criminal information. In addition to the minimum qualifications, applicant screening will focus on the following desirable qualifications. Please list any of these qualifications you may have within the "duties" section of the online application. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS Six months of call taking experience in an emergency dispatch environment at time of appointment. Application and Selection Procedures CLASSIFICATION INFORMATION Unless otherwise provided, this position is part of the Classified Service of the County and is assigned to the Emergency Dispatch bargaining unit for labor relations purposes. Individuals who are in a full-time classified position are required to serve a twelve-month probationary period, which may be extended an additional six months for a total of eighteen months. The probationary period does not apply to unclassified positions. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY The County of Stanislaus is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to submit online application(s) for open position(s). Stanislaus County is committed to establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with the general public, co-workers, supervisors, and members of diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy related condition, marital status, gender/sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (over 40), political affiliation or belief, or military or veteran status. APPLICATION PROCEDURES/FINAL FILING DATE Applications cannot be submitted later than 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. Make your online application as complete as possible so a full and realistic appraisal may be made of your qualifications. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application form. Attaching your resume and cover letter are an optional feature for those who wish to do so in addition to completing the required application form. Information on your resume and cover letter will not substitute for the education, work experience and required fields on the County application. The online County application is the primary tool used to evaluate your job qualifications. TESTING ACCOMMODATIONS Arrangements may be made to accommodate disabilities or religious convictions. Describe the special test arrangements you require in the "Additional Information" section of the application form. GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS Pass County-paid pre-employment drug screening *if applicable and job-related background investigation. Perform job duties in a manner assuring a safe working environment for oneself and others. Maintain confidential information according to the legal standards and/or County regulations as required. APPLICATION AND/OR EXAMINATION APPEAL RIGHTS Application and/or examination results may be appealed by applicants presenting facts alleging irregularity, fraud and/or error in application screening or in exam scoring. Appeals must be in writing and submitted to the Chief Executive Officer within seven (7) days after the examination results are mailed. DISCLAIMER Stanislaus County reserves the right to revise the examination plan described in this flyer to better meet the needs of County service. The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute an express or implied contract. Any provision contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice. The information contained in the bulletin is information, which sets forth a general summary of benefits for this respective position. This information is not legally binding. The benefits and other information regarding this position may be found in the Stanislaus County Code, the Stanislaus County Personnel Policies manual, or in the applicable Memorandum of Understandings, and such information prevails over information contained in this flyer. Questions regarding this announcement may be directed to the Stanislaus County Chief Executive Office/ Personnel. The Job Task Analysis provides information detailing the physical and functional demands of the classification. For the complete job task analysis, visit the Risk Management website at http://www.stancounty.com/riskmgmt/ under "Disability Management". Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Stanislaus County, CA Modesto, California, United States
Jun 28, 2019
Full Time
About the Department and the Position For more information about this position please Click Here for Flyer. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Stanislaus County, CA Modesto, California, United States
Jun 28, 2019
Full Time
About the Department and the Position GENERAL INFORMATION This recruitment is being conducted to fill a vacancy for Behavioral Health and Recovery Services and establish an eligible list to fill future full-time and part-time vacancies throughout Stanislaus County. While this is a continuous recruitment, we encourage you to apply immediately, as this recruitment may close at any time. Cell phones are typically incompatible with the online application format or browser. We recommend using a desktop of laptop computer. If you are still having technical difficulties, please call NEOGOV at 1-855-524-5627. ABOUT THE COUNTY Stanislaus County is located in Central California within 90 minutes of the San Francisco Bay Area, the Silicon Valley, Sacramento, the Sierra Nevada Mountains and California's Central Coast. With an estimated 538,388 people calling this area home, the community reflects a region rich in diversity with a strong sense of community. Two of California's major north-south transportation routes (Interstate 5 and Highway 99) intersect the area and the County has quickly become one of the dominant logistics center locations on the west coast. The County is home to a vibrant arts community with the world-class Gallo Center for the Arts, a symphony orchestra, and abundant visual and performing arts. Stanislaus County is a global center for agribusiness, positioned by its mild Mediterranean climate, rich soils and progressive farming practices. The area is recognized internationally for agricultural innovation with wine, almonds, poultry, milk, cattle, and walnuts being some of the features industries. The County is also home to Stanislaus State University, Modesto Junior College and benefits from satellite locations of other high quality educational institutions. The County was established in 1854 and has a total land area of 1,515 square miles. Temperatures range from an average low of 38 degrees Fahrenheit in the winter, to an average high of 85 degrees in the summer. ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT Behavioral Health and Recovery Services is committed to behavioral health principles that are responsive to both mental health and alcohol and drug issues. Our scope of services includes, but is not limited to, inpatient and outpatient psychiatric services, alcohol and other drug services, behavioral education and prevention, public guardian functions and advocacy. We offer these services throughout Stanislaus County at Behavioral Health and Recovery Services managed sites and partner with community agencies and other County departments. ABOUT THE POSITION The Mental Health Coordinator (MHC) plans, organizes and supervises a program or team, which includes direct client care, indirect client care and/or administrative coordination, and support of behavioral health and related activities. This classification may also include providing clinical supervision based upon the licensure of the incumbents and their subordinates. Incumbents receive direction from a Manager III or a higher-level department administrator. Incumbents typically supervise professional, paraprofessional and support staff, and are responsible for guiding, advising, consulting, and coordinating work in a specific program area. Although specific duties may vary depending on the job location, the focus of duties is on the coordination and supervision of a program and/or staff; incumbents are expected, however, to have clinical or professional expertise in a behavioral health field. Positions in this classification are typically located in behavioral health or substance use disorder sites. Typical Tasks Plan, organize and supervise the work of staff in a direct service program; Discuss or interpret departmental rules and programs to staff and the public; Assist and participate in the development of in-service staff development programs; Work with other supervisors in coordinating the activities of professional and technical staff; Represent the agency and resolve issues in a multidisciplinary team; Evaluate the effectiveness of policies and procedures; Apply principles of employee discipline when appropriate; Direct research studies and prepare reports; Represent the department at conferences and public meetings; Assist in the development of community resources for programs; Receive and prepare correspondence; Evaluate the performance of personnel and take or recommend appropriate courses of action; Implement systematic changes regarding Electronic Health Record (EHR) system; Act as a department representative on community committees; Bridge the gap between upper management and direct service staff; Monitor clerical operations and compliance of timeframes; Communicate with fiscal staff, monitor budgets and distribute wrap around funds; Monitor that clients' needs are being met and productivity is maintained by staff; Engage in efforts to reduce stigma in individuals and community; Promote team building and good morals; Coordinate the operations of the facility and maintain a safe work environment; Provide effective clinical and behavioral interventions; Adhere to documentation policy in accordance with State and Federal guidelines; Implement and monitor Results Based Accountability outcomes; Use multiple sources of data, reports and outcomes to help manage team; Advocate for staff when necessary; and Other duties as assigned. Minimum Qualifications (Skills, Ability, Knowledge, Education/Experience) SKILLS/ABILITIES Apply the recovery principles of behavioral health practice; Plan, organize and direct the work of subordinate staff; Strong personal and professional ethics; Apply effective interpersonal skills; Develop andmaintain cooperative relationships with community groups and resource agencies; Present oral and written reports concisely and clearly; Analyze a situation accurately and adopt an effective course of action; Assess safety and risk factors; Demonstrate a commitment to the safety, permanency and well-being of children, vulnerable adults, and families; Train and mentor staff in strength-based practice; Evaluate staff and recommend disciplinary action when appropriate; Maintain professional and ethical boundaries; Perform in accordance with the ethical guidelines of the social work profession; Work as a positive team member and to define roles; and Use effective and assertive communication, problem-solving and conflict resolution skills. KNOWLEDGE Principles, methods and resources in the field of public health,mental health,education,correction and rehabilitation; Techniques of staff supervision, evaluating, training, and casework consultation to staff; Principles of community organization; Resources available in the community for referral or utilization in social service programs; Peer/consumer value in the work place; Mental Health Services Act essential elements and Four Transformational Elements; Client driven strength-based culturally competent treatment; and Multi-cultural skills, knowledge and experience. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE Graduation from an accredited graduate program with receipt of a master's degree and within one (1) year of the date of hire in the State of California obtain a License as a Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC) or a Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT); AND Meet qualifications to participate in a Short-Doyle program; AND Two (2) years of experience performing duties comparable to the Stanislaus County Mental Health Clinician I or II classification. LICENSE Applicants must possess and maintain a valid California Driver's License and remain free from repeated preventable accidents. Application and Selection Procedures CLASSIFICATION INFORMATION Unless otherwise provided, this position is part of the Classified Service of the County and is assigned to the Mid-Management/Supervisory Bargaining Unit for labor relations purposes. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY The County of Stanislaus is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to submit online application(s) for open position(s). Stanislaus County is committed to establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with the general public, co- workers, supervisors, and members of diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy related condition, marital status, gender/sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (over 40), political affiliation or belief, or military or veteran status. APPLICATION PROCEDURES/FINAL FILING DATE Applications cannot be submitted later than 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. Make your online application as complete as possible so a full and realistic appraisal may be made of your qualifications. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application. Attaching your resume and cover letter are an optional feature for those who wish to do so in addition to completing the required application. Information on your resume and cover letter will not substitute for the education, work experience and required fields on the County application. The online County application is the primary tool used to evaluate your job qualifications. RECRUITMENT ACCOMMODATIONS Arrangements may be made to accommodate disabilities and religious convictions.Applicants requiring testing accommodations are required to complete and submit the Testing Accommodation Request Form prior to the test administration date. Special arrangements for religious convictions should be included in the "Additional Information" section of the application form. http://www.stancounty.com/personnel/pdf/ADATestingForm.pdf GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS Pass County-paid pre-employment drug screening *if applicable and job-related background investigation. Perform job duties in a manner assuring a safe working environment for oneself and others. Maintain confidential information according to the legal standards and/or County regulations as required. APPLICATION AND/OR EXAMINATION APPEAL RIGHTS Application and/or examinationresultsmaybeappealed by applicants presenting facts alleging irregularity, fraud and/or error in application screening or in exam scoring. Appeals must be in writing and submitted to the Chief Executive Officer within seven (7) days after the examination results are mailed. DISCLAIMER Stanislaus County reserves the right to revise the examination plan described in this flyer to better meet the needs of County service. The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute an express or implied contract. Any provision contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice. The information contained in the bulletin is information, which sets forth a general summary of benefits for this respective position. This information is not legally binding. The benefits and other information regarding this position may be found in the Stanislaus County Code, the Stanislaus County Personnel Policies manual, or in the applicable Memorandum of Understanding, and such information prevails over information contained in this flyer. Questions regarding this announcement may be directed to the Stanislaus County Chief Executive Office/ Personnel. The Job Task Analysis provides information detailing the physical and functional demands of the classification. For the complete job task analysis, visit theRiskManagementwebsiteat http://www.stancounty.com/riskmgmt/ under "Disability Management". Find out if you qualify for the AES Public Service Loan Forgiveness program for full-time public sector employees (PSLF) by contacting (866) 706-5005. https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans/forgiveness-cancellation/public-service Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Stanislaus County, CA Various, California, United States
Jun 28, 2019
Full Time
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Stanislaus County, CA Modesto, California, United States
Jun 28, 2019
Full Time
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Stanislaus County, CA Modesto, California, United States
Jun 28, 2019
Full Time
About the Department and the Position This recruitment is being conducted to fill vacancies for theStanislaus County Community Services Agency(CSA)and establish an eligible list to fill future full-timevacancies. While this is a continuous recruitment, we encourage you to apply immediately as this recruitment may close at any time. Cell phones are typically incompatible with the online application format or browser. We recommend using a desktop or laptop computer. If you are still having technical difficulties, please call NEOGOV at 1-855-524-5627. ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT The Stanislaus County Community Services Agency (CSA) is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life in our community. With over 1,083 staff in seven locations, serving over 120,000 citizens each year, we are the largest social service organization in Stanislaus County. CSA offers services in: Adoptions; Child Protective Services; Foster Connections; Medi-Cal; Adult Protective Services; Child Care; CalFresh; General Assistance/Relief; CalWorks; Foster Care; In Home Supportive Services; and Welfare to Work. ABOUT THE POSITION SOCIAL WORKER IV TRAINEE This is a training level in the Social Worker series. Incumbents perform professional casework in less complicated areas of social services. The casework requires the application of a moderate level of social services, expertise and techniques. Casework is in areas of child protective services. Incumbents at this level will receive necessary training and supervision. Note: Social Worker IV Trainees will earn 15% less than the first step of the Social Worker IV series. ABOUT THE TRAINEE DESIGNATION Trainees are part of the unclassified service of the County; All trainees will be appointed to the first step of the salary range for the appropriate position, and will be compensated 15% below the range established for the Social Worker IV classification involved; Trainee appointments are not to last longer than one year. However, appointments are extendible to a maximum of two years in cases where minimum qualifications are involved; and Upon completion of the training period and the acquisition of minimum qualifications, the individual may be upgraded to a probationary appointment at step 1 of the Social Worker IV salary range. (An approximate 15% increase in salary). SOCIAL WORKER IV This is the next to highest level in the Social Worker series. Incumbents perform professional casework of an advanced nature in the most difficult social service areas. The casework requires the application of high level and sophisticated social services, expertise and techniques. Casework is in areas such as adoptions and child protective services. Incumbents at this level are expected to work independently without intensive supervision. SOCIAL WORKER V This is a full journey level in the Social Worker series. Incumbents in this class independently perform difficult professional casework that require the application of sophisticated social services expertise and techniques. Assignments are typically in the complex social service program areas such as adoptions, court liaison, family reunification, early placement, emergency intake/response, family maintenance, and permanent placement. Incumbents at this level work under direction, choosing from a wide range of procedures to achieve objectives. This position is subject to overtime, standby, and callback assignments. Performs related duties as assigned. Typical Tasks SOCIAL WORKER IV TRAINEE Investigates child neglect reports from the community; Provides information and referral for services; May be required to utilize own vehicle as the need warrants; Investigates child neglect referrals; Makes investigations for Juvenile Court dependency actions; Writes court reports and makes presentations and recommendations to the Juvenile Court; Provides initial intake, crisis intervention and counseling services to children and their parents; Provides group orientation to families interested in obtaining County licenses for foster family care; Provides services to children in out-of-home care and to their parents; Provides home based services to abused/neglected children and their families; Selects suitable out-of-home care placements and supervises the children in these placements; Participates on community task forces and committees, and carries out other duties as directed; Understand the principles/philosophies of Team Decision Meetings and Family Engagement Meetings, be expected to refer cases and participate in the process; Have a working knowledge and be able to utilize CWS/CMS computer system; and Participate and complete Institute and Academy training courses. SOCIAL WORKER IV Receive and screen reports of child/adult abuse or neglect from the community for degree of urgency; Provide information and referral for services; Provide 24-hour protective services as back-up to the assigned after-hours social worker in child welfare; Serve as after-hours social worker, on a rotation basis; Investigate child abuse or neglect referrals; Investigate for Juvenile Court dependency actions; Write court reports and make presentations and recommendations to the Juvenile Court; Provide initial intake, crisis intervention and counseling services to children and their parents; Provide group orientation to families interested in obtaining County licenses for foster family care; Provide services to children in out-of-home care and to their parents; Provide intensive home based services to abused/neglected children and their families; Select suitable out-of-home care placements and supervises the children in these placements; Provide services and transitional planning to foster youth in out-of-home care; Provide safety and risk assessments throughout the life of a case; Participate on community task forces and committees; Act as a lead worker, when necessary; Assess prospective adoptive parents suitability for adoption; Possess a working knowledge and ability to utilize CWS/CMS computer system; and Participate and complete Institute and Academy training courses. SOCIAL WORKER V Provides emergency response intake services in order to receive and screen reports of child neglect and/or abuse from the community and determine the degree of urgency and type of follow up needed; Serves as the after-hours emergency response worker in child welfare on a rotational basis; Investigates child abuse or neglect referrals; when in the field, requests law enforcement, mental health, ambulance and/or other emergency services as needed for the immediate safety and protection of children; consults with a supervisor as needed regarding the removal of a child from the home; Investigates referrals of alleged sexual abuse of children; orders forensic testing; Provides initial intake, crisis intervention and counseling services to children and non-minor dependent youth in shelters and similar types of out-of-home care, as well as to their families; Prepares petitions and positions statements for juvenile court hearings; acts as the court officer by representing child welfare services and providing case management with regard to early family reunification court processes; performs investigations for Juvenile Court dependency actions; writes court reports and makes presentations and recommendations to the Juvenile Court; Makes and coordinates out-of-home placements for children and/or non-minor dependent youth; gathers school, medical and other information to support out-of-home placements; contacts relatives; investigates backgrounds/criminal histories of potential placements and assesses the home environment; recommends approval/denial of placements; Selects suitable out-of-home care placements and supervises the children/youth in these placements; Provides crisis intervention and counseling services to children, youth and their parents; Provides social casework services to children and youth in out-of-home care and to their parents; arranges and supervises visitations; Provides intensive home based services to families a high risk of having a child removed; Monitors and reports on progress on court-ordered requirements; Serves as the primary caseworker for a caseload of children at various stages in the adoption process; Conducts studies of potential adoptive homes; Assesses prospective adoptive parents' suitability for adoption; Conducts periodic visits with adoptive families until the adoption is finalized; Prepares court reports and recommendations pertaining to adoption status and finalization; Provides case management to children and non-minor dependent youth who did not reunify with their parents, were not adopted, and who require permanent placement; Participates on community task forces and committees; May acts as a lead worker over a unit of Social Worker III/IV's; Understands the principles/philosophies of Family Decision Meetings and refers cases and participates in the process; Utilizes automated computer systems to maintain data and information; and Participate and complete Institute and Academy training courses. Minimum Qualifications (Skills, Ability, Knowledge, Education/Experience) SOCIAL WORKER IV TRAINEE SKILLS/ABILITY Apply the principles of Social Worker practices related to working with children and their families; Evaluate personal and psychological factors in the children and/or family situations; Act effectively under stressful situations; Provide specialized individual, family and group counseling; Work effectively with professionals in other disciplines and at the same time maintain professional identity; Express strong personal and professional ethics; Respect and protect the rights of clients; Demonstrate a commitment to children, their protection and their rights to permanent placement, preferably in their own homes; Sit at a desk for extended amounts of time; Lift, bend stoop and reach overhead; and Push, pull, squat, twist and turn. KNOWLEDGE Social service research methods; Child development; The impact physical and mental health problems have on a personality development and functioning; Group dynamics; and Therapeutic intervention techniques. EDUCATION Be within one year of completing a Masters Degree in Social Work or a two-year Master Degree in Counseling. Applicant must attach proof of education to be considered. Proof of education is required for verification purposes at the time of application. Applicants who are unable to submit proof must call 209-558-3532 to make other arrangements before 5 pm on the final filing date. Failure to submit proof or make other arrangements before the final filing deadline will result in disqualification. LICENSE Applicants must possess and maintain a valid California Driver's License and remain free from repeatedpreventable accidents; AND Employees may be required to use personal transportation during the performance of their duties; AND Proof of liability insurance as required by the State of California. SOCIAL WORKER IV SKILLS/ABILITY Apply the principles of Social Worker practices related to working with children and their families; Evaluate personal and psychological factors in children and/or family situations; Act effectively under stressful situations; Provide specialized individual, family and group counseling; Work effectively with professionals in other disciplines and at the same time maintain professional identity; Express strong personal and professional ethics; Respect and protect the rights of clients and; Demonstrate a commitment to children, their protection and their rights to permanent placement, preferably in their own homes. KNOWLEDGE Social service research methods; Child development; The impact physical and mental health problems have on personality development and functioning; Group dynamics; and Therapeutic intervention techniques. EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE PATTERN I Possession of a Master's Degree in social work (MSW) or an approved two (2) year master's degree in counseling. PATTERN II Possession of a Master's Degree must be acquired within three(3) months of the application date for the position and prior to appointment. Proof of education is required for verification purposes at the time of application. Applicants who are unable to submit proof must call 209-558-2330 to make other arrangements before 5 pm on the final filing date. Failure to submit proof or make other arrangements before the final filing deadline will result in disqualification. LICENSE Applicants must possess and maintain a valid California Driver's License and remain free from repeated preventable accidents; AND Applicants who can provide own transportation, as use of personal vehicle may be required to perform job duties; AND Proof of liability insurance as required by the State of California. SOCIAL WORKER V SKILLS/ABILITY Apply the principles of Social Worker practices related to working with children and their families; Evaluate personal and psychological factors in children and/or family situations; Act effectively under stressful situations; Provide specialized individual, family and group counseling; Work effectively with professionals in other disciplines and at the same time maintain professional identity; Express strong personal and professional ethics; Respect and protect the rights of clients; and Demonstrate a commitment to children, their protection and their rights to permanent placement, preferably in their own homes. KNOWLEDGE: Social service research methods; Socioeconomic conditions and trends; Current issues in the field of child social welfare; Social welfare programs at the Federal, State and local levels; Child development; The impact physical and mental health problems have on personality development and functioning; Group dynamics; and Therapeutic intervention techniques EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE Possession of a Master's Degree in social work (MSW) or an approved two (2) year master's degree in counseling; AND Two (2) years of experience as a Social Worker IV in a Stanislaus County Child Welfare Program; OR Two (2) years of social work casework experience in a public child welfare program area. Proof of education is required for verification purposes at the time of application. Applicants who are unable to submit proof must call 209-558-3532 to make other arrangements before 5 pm on the final filing date. Failure to submit proof or make other arrangements before the final filing deadline will result in disqualification. LICENSE Applicants must possess and maintain a valid California Driver's License and remain free from repeated preventable accidents; AND Applicants who can provide own transportation, as use of personal vehicle may be required to perform job duties; AND Proof of liability insurance as required by the State of California. In addition to the minimum qualifications, applicant screening will focus on the following desirable qualifications. Please list any of these qualifications you may have within the "Duties" section of the online application. Possession, or within one year, of a Master's degree in Social Work (MSW) or an approved two (2) year (60 unit) Master's degree in Counseling. Application and Selection Procedures CLASSIFICATION INFORMATION Unless otherwise provided, this position is part of the Classified Service of the County and is assigned to theTechnical Servicesbargaining unit for labor relations purposes. Individuals who are in a full-time classification position are required to serve a twelve-month probationary period, which may be extended an additional six months for a total of eighteen months. The probationary period does not apply to unclassified positions. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY The County of Stanislaus is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to submit online application(s) for open position(s). Stanislaus County is committed to establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with the general public, co-workers, supervisors, and members of diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy related condition, marital status, gender/sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (over 40), political affiliation or belief, or military or veteran status. APPLICATION PROCEDURES/FINAL FILING DATE Applications cannot be submitted later than 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. Make your online application as complete as possible so a full and realistic appraisal may be made of your qualifications. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a complete application. Attaching your resume and cover letter are an optional feature for those who wish to do so in addition to completing the required application. Information on your resume and cover letter will not substitute for the education, work experience and required fields on the County application. The online County application is the primary tool used to evaluate your job qualifications. TESTING ACCOMMODATIONS Arrangements may be made to accommodate disabilities or religious convictions. Describe the special test arrangements you require in the "Additional Information" section of the application form. GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS Pass County-paid pre-employment drug screening *if applicable and job-related background investigation. Perform job duties in a manner assuring a safe working environment for oneself and others. Maintain confidential information according to the legal standards and/or County regulations as required. APPLICATION AND/OR EXAMINATION APPEAL RIGHTS Application and/or examination results may be appealed by applicants presenting facts alleging irregularity, fraud and/or error in application screening or in exam scoring. Appeals must be in writing and submitted to the Chief Executive Officer within seven (7) days after the examination results are mailed. DISCLAIMER Stanislaus County reserves the right to revise the examination plan described in this bulletin to better meet the needs of County service. The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute an express or implied contract. Any provision contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice. The information contained in the bulletin is information, which sets forth a general summary of benefits for this respective position. This information is not legally binding. The benefits and other information regarding this position may be found in the Stanislaus County Code, the Stanislaus County Personnel Policies manual, or in the applicable Memorandum of Understandings, and such information prevails over information contained in this bulletin. Questions regarding this bulletin may be directed to the Stanislaus County Chief Executive Office/ Human Resources. The Job Task Analysis provides information detailing the physical and functional demands of the classification. For the complete job task analysis, visit the Risk Management website at http://www.stancounty.com/riskmgmt/ under "Disability Management." Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Stanislaus County, CA Modesto, California, United States
Jun 28, 2019
Part Time
About the Department and the Position This recruitment is being conducted to fillvacancies for Behavioral Health and Recovery Services and establish an eligible list to fill future full-time and part-time vacancies throughout Stanislaus County. While this is a continuous recruitment, we encourage you to apply immediately, as this recruitment may close at any time. Cell phones are typically incompatible with the online application format or browser. We recommend using a desktop or laptop computer. If you are still having technical difficulties, please call NEOGOV at 1-855-524-5627. ABOUT THE COUNTY Stanislaus County is located in Central California within 90 minutes of the San Francisco Bay Area, the Silicon Valley, Sacramento, the Sierra Nevada Mountains and California's Central Coast. With an estimated 538,388 people calling this area home, the community reflects a region rich in diversity with a strong sense of community. Two of California's major north-south transportation routes (Interstate 5 and Highway 99) intersect the area and the County has quickly become one of the dominant logistics center locations on the west coast. The County is home to a vibrant arts community with the world-class Gallo Center for the Arts, a symphony orchestra, and abundant visual and performing arts. Stanislaus County is a global center for agribusiness, positioned by its mild Mediterranean climate, rich soils and progressive farming practices. The area is recognized internationally for agricultural innovation with wine, almonds, poultry, milk, cattle, and walnuts being some of the features industries. The County is also home to Stanislaus State University, Modesto Junior College and benefits from satellite locations of other high quality educational institutions. The County was established in 1854 and has a total land area of 1,515 square miles. Temperatures range from an average low of 38 degrees Fahrenheit in the winter, to an average high of 85 degrees in the summer. ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT The Stanislaus County Behavioral Health & Recovery Services (BHRS) Department, under the administrative direction of the Chief Executive Officer and subject to the policy of the Board of Supervisors, is responsible for providing or arranging for the provision of an array of specialized behavioral health services for residents in and around Stanislaus County. As part of the Mental Health Services Act, the Stanislaus County Behavioral Health & Recovery Services Department has a State approved Workforce Education and Training Plan (WE&T Plan). This WE&T Plan also references the Welfare and Institutions Code Section 5820 - 5822 and provides that administrative structures are in place to support long-term workforce development that actively outreaches to support career pathways and also ensure barriers are reduced or eliminated for consumers, and family members who wish to enter the publicly-funded behavioral health workforce. Candidates with lived experience as a consumer or a family member of a consumer of behavioral health services are highly encouraged to apply. ABOUT THE POSITION The Licensed Psychiatric Technician provides psychiatric nursing, treatment and other care to mentally ill and emotionally disturbed patients, under general supervision. The incumbent is responsible for direct dispensing of medications to program participants, recognizing signs and symptoms of disease entities, and perform related duties as assigned,in a manner to ensure a safe, healthy environment that encourages socialization and empowerment. This assignment will include working weekends and early morning hours, and subject to shift work, holiday, standby, and callback assignments. The assignment may include HEP C and HIV education. Other nursing duties may include: Purified Protein Derivative (PPD - TB testing), medication education, and group facilitation. The following may apply if incumbents are also interested in performing Substance Use Disorder (SUD) duties: California Department of Health Care Services requires that all non-licensed and non-certified individuals providing counseling in an SUD program licensed and/or certified by a State approved SUD organization shall be registered to obtain certification as an SUD counselor with one of the organization currently approved by the State. Typical Tasks Methadone dispensing; Assist in communication of program participant care needs; Chart documentation as appropriate; Concise and legible documentation of all program participant care and observations of medication treatments; Initiate de-escalation techniques and/or emergency measures; Take notes and physicians orders; Administer medication, monitor participant response, and provide medication education; Order supplies, stock areas and monitor medication inventories; Check medication supplies for expiration and return/replace outdated supplies; Participate in Quality Assurance; Complete incident reports and insure physicians and management are fully informed of any incident occurring on the shift; Observe and monitor patient reaction to medication and promptly report symptoms of adverse reaction to program nurse practitioner and physician; File medical documents; Process drug screens; Collaborate with Public Health, Primary Care, and other treatment providers; Administer PPD; and Other tasks, as assigned. Minimum Qualifications (Skills, Ability, Knowledge, Education/Experience) SKILLS/ABILITIES Respond to a variety of situations independently: including crisis situations, making accurate assessments and taking effective action without immediate supervision; Provide supervisory assistance and direction to staff on an assigned shift; Maintain confidentiality and sensitivity to the needs of patients and family members; Maintain complete and accurate records of patient interaction and related documentation; Establish and maintain effective therapeutic relationships with patients; Provide skilled nursing care and perform patient assessment; Perform the essential functions of the position in an accurate and timely fashion; Make good judgments and decisions and evaluate the results of those decisions and judgments; and Act quickly and safely with patients exhibiting agitated or violent behavior. KNOWLEDGE Needs, problems, attitudes and behavior patterns of mentally disordered patients; Behavioral Health programs and community resources; Counseling and psychological principles and how they can be applied to individuals experiencing mental disorders; Routine and skilled nursing care methods and techniques; Psychopharmacology, commonly used medicine, their therapeutic effects and possible adverse reactions; Current first aid methods, medical terminology, and CPR; and Proper safety procedures and health practices. EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE Psychiatric Technician License; AND BLS CPR for Healthcare Providers. LICENSE Applicants must possess and maintain a valid California Driver's License and remain free from repeated preventable accidents. Application and Selection Procedures CLASSIFICATION INFORMATION Unless otherwise provided, this position is part of the Classified Service of the County and is assigned to the Community and Health Services bargaining unit for labor relations purposes. Individuals who are in a full-time classification position are required to serve a twelve-month probationary period, which may be extended an additional six months for a total of eighteen months. The probationary period does not apply to unclassifiedpositions. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY The County of Stanislaus is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to submit online application (s) for open position(s). Stanislaus County is committed to establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with the general public, coworkers, supervisors, and members of diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy-related condition, marital status, gender/sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (over 40), political affiliation or belief, or military or veteran status. APPLICATION PROCEDURES/FINAL FILING DATE Applications cannot be submitted later than 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. Make your online application as complete as possible so a full and realistic appraisal may be made of your qualifications. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application. Attaching your resume and cover letter are an optional feature for those who wish to do so in addition to completing the required application. Information on your resume and cover letter will not substitute for the education, work experience and required fields on the County application. The online County application is the primary tool used to evaluate your job qualifications. RECRUITMENT ACCOMMODATIONS Arrangements may be made to accommodate disabilities and religious convictions. Applicants requiring testing accommodations are required to complete and submit the Testing Accommodation Request Form prior to the test administration date. Special arrangements for religious convictions should be included in the "Additional Information" section of the application form. http://www.stancounty.com/personnel/pdf/ADATestingForm.pdf GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS Pass County-paid pre-employment drug screening *if applicable and job related background investigation. Perform job duties in a manner assuring a safe working environment for oneself and others. Maintain confidential information according to the legal standards and/or County regulations as required. APPLICATION AND/OR EXAMINATION APPEAL RIGHTS Application and/or examination results may be appealed by applicants presenting facts alleging irregularity, fraud and/or error in application screening or in exam scoring. Appeals must be in writing and submitted to the Chief Executive Officer within seven (7) days after the examination results are mailed. PUBLIC SERVICE LOAN FORGIVENESS PROGRAM Find out if you qualify for the AES Public Service Loan Forgiveness program for full-time public sector employees (PSLF) by contacting (866) 706-5005. https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans/forgiveness-cancellation/public-service WELLNESS PROGRAM Learn more about Club Wellness, a program designed to facilitate and encourage the good health of the Stanislaus County's workforce. http://myclubwellness.org DISCLAIMER Stanislaus County reserves the right to revise the examination plan described in this bulletin to better meet the needs of County service. The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute an express or implied contract. Any provision contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice. The information contained in the bulletin is information, which sets forth a general summary of benefits for this respective position. This information is not legally binding. The benefits and other information regarding this position may be found in the Stanislaus County Code, the Stanislaus County Personnel Policies manual, or in the applicable Memorandum of Understanding, and such information prevails over information contained in this bulletin. Questions regarding this bulletin may be directed to the Stanislaus County Chief Executive Office/Human Resources. The Job Task Analysis provides information detailing the physical and functional demands of the classification. For the complete job task analysis, visit the Risk Management website at http://www.stancounty.com/riskmgmt/ under "Disability Management." Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Stanislaus County, CA Modesto, California, United States
Jun 28, 2019
Full Time
About the Department and the Position This Recruitment will be open until filled. J1 applicants welcome. ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT AND THE POSITION: The Stanislaus County Behavioral Health & Recovery Services Department, under the administrative direction of the Chief Executive Officer and subject to the policy of the Board of Supervisors, is responsible for providing or arranging for the provision of an array of specialized behavioral health services for residents in and around Stanislaus County. The Department consists of over 300 allocated positions with an operational budget of $70 million. Stanislaus County is recruiting for a Psychiatrist to fill an immediate need in the Department of Behavioral Health & Recovery Services (BHRS). BHRS is responsible for providing or arranging for the provision of an array of specialized behavioral health services for residents in and around Stanislaus County. The BHRS outpatient clinics provide outpatient services to clients of various cultural and socio-economic backgrounds. The treatment provided in the clinics are primarily recovery oriented and community focused with a strong emphasis on a multidisciplinary approach. Under the direction of the Medical Director or designee, but with independent responsibility and for professional result, the Psychiatrist works, collaborates, and consults with a multi-disciplinary team for the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of various emotional disturbances affecting individuals, groups and families, and performs other related work as required. Stanislaus County Behavioral Health and Recovery Services is considered a Health Professional Shortage area (HPSA) for mental health and most clinics are National Health Service Corps (NHCS) approved sites for candidates interested in applying for student loan repayment program. For more information visit: http://nhsc.hrsa.gov/loanrepayment/index.html CONVICTION/CRIMINAL HISTORY INFORMATION QUESTIONNAIRE Once it is determined that you meet the minimum qualifications for this position, you will be sent an email to complete a conviction questionnaire. Detailed instructions will be in the email. You will have five (5) working days from the date on the email to follow the instructions and complete the questionnaire. The deadline will also be in the email. You MUST complete this step in order to continue in the recruitment process. If you do not complete this step before the five (5) working day deadline your name will be considered as withdrawn from the recruitment. Cell phones are not typically compatible with the online application format or browser, you should use your laptop or home computer. If you are still having technical difficulties please call Neogov @ 1-855-524-5627. Typical Tasks TYPICAL TASKS: Conducts psychiatric examinations, makes diagnosis and prescribes treatment and medications as per established guidelines with best practice standards; Conducts individual, group and conjoint family psychotherapy as needed; Organizes and evaluates data concerning patient's family, personal (medical and mental) history, and onset of symptoms as obtained from patient, relatives and other sources; Orders laboratory and other special diagnostic tests and evaluates data obtained; Prepares and presents cases for review by other staff members and participates in staff consultation in diagnosis and determination of client driven treatment programs; Prepares and maintains complex treatment and progress reports on assigned cases; Participates with professional members of other disciplines in collaborative treatment and in matters relating to diagnosis and treatment recommendations; Demonstrate community collaboration skills; Prepares complex correspondence and reports; Works as assigned on Departmental quality improvement and practice monitoring activities; and Provides clinical teaching and consultation to other members of the multi-disciplinary treatment staff. Minimum Qualifications (Skills, Ability, Knowledge, Education/Experience) ABILITIES: Demonstrate clinical skills in the diagnosis and treatment of mental disorders; Write psychiatric reports for courts of law and public and private agencies; Analyze situations and adopt an effective course of action; Work with culturally diverse staff and patients; Utilize and model clear communication and positive conflict resolution skills in all aspects of this role; Support and utilize electronic health record system; Experience with electronic health record system; Demonstrated computer skills; Lived experience as a consumer or a family member of a consumer of behavioral health services; Multicultural skills, knowledge and experience; Behavioral Health background; Demonstrated customer service orientation and skills; Strong knowledge of, and experience with, diverse populations; Understanding of the Public Mental Health System and public policy; and Demonstrated ability of the use of recovery and resiliency principles. KNOWLEDGE OF: Psychiatry and general medicine; Recent developments and programs in the field of psychiatry and community mental health; Clinic organization, management and procedures; Behavioral and environmental aspects of physical illness, emotional disturbances, and developmentally disabled; Mental Health Services Act essential elements and use them to guide the development of all initiatives; Mental health employment and educational opportunities and community resources; Use methods/techniques to communicate an understanding of the recovery process from mental illness including recovery and resiliency principles; and Challenges relevant to consumer and family members, stigma reduction, suicide prevention and community-based support. EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE Completion of a four-year Psychiatry Residency training program in an institution approved by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN), or equivalent experience, and/or education, and/or certification. LICENSURE: Possession of a valid license as a physician and surgeon issued by the California Board of Medical Examiners. DRIVER'S LICENSE: Valid California Class C Driver's License or the ability to utilize adequate alternative method of transportation, when needed, to carry out essential job related functions in a timely manner. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS Certification in Psychiatry from the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology or possessing a written statement from the Secretary of the Board indicating eligibility for examination. LOAN ASSUMPTIONS FOR PSYCHIATRISTS In addition to a mental health loan assumption program administered through the California State Department of Mental Health, Psychiatrists employed with Stanislaus County-BHRS may be eligible for $10,000 for each year of county employment, to be awarded to pay part or all of a current or prospective employee's educational loan debt from medical school. Additional 5% Board Certification Pay for Board Certification Application and Selection Procedures CLASSIFICATION INFORMATION Unless otherwise provided, this position is part of the Unclassified Service of the County and is designated at-will. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY The County of Stanislaus is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to submit online application(s) for open position(s). Stanislaus County is committed to establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with the general public, co-workers, supervisors, and members of diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy related condition, marital status, gender/sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (over 40), political affiliation or belief, or military or veteran status. APPLICATION PROCEDURES/FINAL FILING DATE Applications cannot be submitted later than 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. Make your online application as complete as possible so a full and realistic appraisal may be made of your qualifications. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application form. "Attaching your resume and cover letter are an optional feature for those who wish to do so in addition to completing the required application form. Information on your resume and cover letter will not substitute for the education, work experience and required fields on the County application. The online County application is the primary tool used to evaluate your job qualifications." TESTING ACCOMMODATIONS Arrangements may be made to accommodate disabilities or religious convictions. Describe the special test arrangements you require in the "Additional Information" section of the application form. GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS Pass County-paid pre-employment drug screening *if applicable and job-related background investigation. Perform job duties in a manner assuring a safe working environment for oneself and others. Maintain confidential information according to the legal standards and/or County regulations as required. APPLICATION AND/OR EXAMINATION APPEAL RIGHTS Application and/or examination results may be appealed by applicants presenting facts alleging irregularity, fraud and/or error in application screening or in exam scoring. Appeals must be in writing and submitted to the Chief Executive Officer within seven (7) days after the examination results are mailed. DISCLAIMER Stanislaus County reserves the right to revise the examination plan described in this flyer to better meet the needs of County service. The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute an express or implied contract. Any provision contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice. The information contained in the bulletin is information, which sets forth a general summary of benefits for this respective position. This information is not legally binding. The benefits and other information regarding this position may be found in the Stanislaus County Code, the Stanislaus County Personnel Policies manual, or in the applicable Memorandum of Understandings, and such information prevails over information contained in this flyer. Questions regarding this announcement may be directed to the Stanislaus County Chief Executive Office/ Personnel. The Job Task Analysis provides information detailing the physical and functional demands of the classification. For the complete job task analysis, visit the Risk Management website at http://www.stancounty.com/riskmgmt/ under "Disability Management". Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Stanislaus County, CA Stanislaus County, California, United States
Jun 28, 2019
Full Time
About the Department and the Position GENERAL INFORMATION This recruitment is being conducted to fillvacancies for the Stanislaus County Probation Department and to establish an eligibility list to fill future full-time and part-time vacancies. While this is a continuous recruitment, we encourage you to apply immediately as this recruitment may close at any time. Candidates are required to pass a thorough background investigation. A sample of the information required to submit for the background investigationis viewable by clicking on the following link and selectingBackground/Hiring Form 2-251 Personal History Statement - Peace Officer: http://www.post.ca.gov/forms.aspx The tentative schedule for testing in 2019 is as follows: Please note these dates are tentative and subject to change. You will be notified whether or not you are invited to each testing event at least five (5) days prior to the actual test date. Cell phones are typically incompatible with the online application format or browser. We recommend using a desktop or laptop computer. If you are still having technical difficulties, please call NEOGOV at 1-855-524-5627. ABOUT THE COUNTY Stanislaus County is located in Central California within 90 minutes of the San Francisco Bay Area, the Silicon Valley, Sacramento, the Sierra Nevada Mountains and California's Central Coast. With an estimated 538,388 people calling this area home, the community reflects a region rich in diversity with a strong sense of community. Two of California's major north-south transportation routes (Interstate 5 and Highway 99) intersect the area and the County has quickly become one of the dominant logistics center locations on the west coast. The County is home to a vibrant arts community with the world-class Gallo Center for the Arts, a symphony orchestra, and abundant visual and performing arts. Stanislaus County is a global center for agribusiness, positioned by its mild Mediterranean climate, rich soils and progressive farming practices. The area is recognized internationally for agricultural innovation with wine, almonds, poultry, milk, cattle, and walnuts being some of the features industries. The County is also home to Stanislaus State University, Modesto Junior College and benefits from satellite locations of other high quality educational institutions. The County was established in 1854 and has a total land area of 1,515 square miles. Temperatures range from an average low of 38 degrees Fahrenheit in the winter, to an average high of 85 degrees in the summer. ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT The Stanislaus County Probation Department serves as an integral component of the community and the criminal justice system by providing adult and youth offender community supervision, accountability, rehabilitation, education, life skills programming, and direct services that also support families and victims. In addition, the department operates safe and secure youth custodial facilities and offers a variety of positive behavioral conditioning, counseling therapy, job skills,and alternatives to custody programs. The department consists offour divisions: Adult Field Services, Juvenile Field Services, Institution Services, and Support Services with over 286 allocated administrative, support, and sworn peace officer positionsand an operational budget of $53.1 million. ABOUT THE POSITION The full-time Probation Corrections Officer I/II is an entry-level Peace Officer position and the part-time Probation Corrections Officer I is an at-will, non-sworn position.Both positions in this classification areresponsible for the care, custody, and supervisionof youth confined to Juvenile Hall, the Juvenile Commitment Facility, or those participating in various alternative-to-custody programs.Individuals in this classification may be assigned to work inside locked custodial facilities that operate 24 hours per day, every day of the year. Other assignments may include Work Programs, Electronic Monitoring Program, Day Commitment Program, or other juvenile supervision programs. Individuals selected for the position of Probation Corrections Officer must be willing and able to work any shift on a rotational basis, as well as weekends and holidays. This position may also be subject to overtime, standby, and callback assignments. Performs related duties as assigned. Candidates selected for the full-time position will have the opportunity for promotion to the Probation Corrections Officer II classification upon satisfactory completion of the Juvenile Corrections Officer CORE Academy and successfully completing a one-year probationary period. Probation Corrections Officer assignments involve dealing with angry, hostile and potentially combative clientele, the possibility of bodily injury, and exposure to infectious diseases that can cause chronic illness or death. Some positions include exposure to offensive odors and bodily fluids and exposure to chemical weapons such as O.C. pepper spray.Other assignments may require the use firearms. Full-time Probation Corrections Officers currently receive an additional 3% compensation for successfully passing State Certified Probation Corrections Officer CORE training. The 3% compensation is in addition to the base hourly rate for the position. State certified CORE training must be completed within the first 12 months of employment as a full time Probation Corrections Officer. Full time candidates already possessing the required CORE training certificate will earn the additional 3% compensation at the time of appointment. Typical Tasks TYPICAL TASKS Comply with all state and federal regulations required of youth correctional facilities; Provide direct assistance and supervision of detainedyouth during recreation, study, and work activities; Instruct minors in personal hygiene, clothing care, toilet and table habits; Assist staff in serving meals; Issue equipment and supplies as needed; Counsel and advise minors utilizing behavior modification techniques as well as individual and group counseling and/or communication techniques; Transport minors to and from Juvenile Detention facilities or other custody facilities; Enforce department procedures toachieve institutional safety and security, enforce discipline and order, and maintain sanitation standards; Oversee visitation procedures, inspect all items brought into the custodial facilities, and monitor all incoming and outgoing mail of confined youth; Act promptly and efficiently in emergency situations, including restraining and handcuffing youth; Use O.C. (pepper) spray in accordance with departmental policies and procedures; Observe minors' activities, document their behavior, prepare incident reports and compose progress reports; Book incoming youth, conduct searches, completes room assignments and observation records; and Assist in training of subordinate staff members as necessary. Minimum Qualifications (Skills, Ability, Knowledge, Education/Experience) SKILLS & ABILITIES Supervise the daily program activities of minors; Gain minors' confidence and respect; Effectively enforce Juvenile Detention facility rules and regulations, and accurately interpret policies; Remain calm and exercise good judgment in controlling emergency situations and behavioral disturbances; Write clear and concise reports; Supply support and direction tominors on an individual and group basis; Comprehend and follow written and oral instructions; Deal fairly and effectively with minors; Drive County vehicle as necessary to transport minors; Utilize departmental training to appropriately respond to combative minors, including controlling a resistingminor or utilizing O.C. (pepper) spray as necessary; Read or see objects under ambient, limited or artificial lighting and at a reasonable distance with sufficient clarity to permit their recording or accurate description (i.e., persons, items of property, written messages, printed materials, etc.); Hear normal speech and other audiblesounds in combination withenvironmental noises; Meet minimum physical performance standards for Probation Corrections Officer as prescribed by the California State Corrections and Standards Authority. These standards include the ability to: support the weight of a 150 pound bag for at least 30 seconds; drag a 150 pound bag at least 20 feet within 30 seconds; complete a 150 foot course within 30 seconds while carrying a 20 pound weight; complete a 75-yard sprint within 30 seconds; and Successfully complete 134-hour Juvenile Corrections Officer CORE training within the first 12 months of appointment as prescribed by the California Corrections Standards Authority; and Per POST regulation 1002(a)(7): Successfully pass the POST Medical and Physical Examination, including a treadmill test prior to hiring. KNOWLEDGE Principles and techniques of supervising group activities; Causes of juvenile delinquency and the principles and methods of dealing with delinquent and emotionally disturbed juveniles; Behavior modification principles and techniques; Laws, statutes, court proceedings and regulations governing juvenile institutional care; and Techniques for establishing effective verbal communication. CITIZENSHIP REQUIREMENTS Pursuant to Section 1031.5 of the Government Code, permanent resident aliens who desire to be employed as a peace officer must be eligible for and have applied for citizenship. EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE Probation Corrections Officer I High school graduation or pass the General Education Development (GED) test indicating high school graduation level; AND Possess and maintain a valid California Driver's License; AND The County requires you be at least 21 years old at the time of appointment; AND The California State Government Code provides and the County requires the following minimum requirements for all Peace Officer positions: Must be free from any prior felony convictions; AND Must be a citizen of the United States or a permanent resident alien who is eligible for and has applied for citizenship ; AND Must provide fingerprints for a criminal records check; AND Must be of a "good moral character" determined by a background investigation; AND Must have a High School diploma or GED equivalency; AND Must be free from any physical, emotional or mental condition that might adversely affect the exercise of Peace Officer powers. Probation Corrections Officer II High school graduation or pass the General Education Development (GED) test indicating high school graduation level; AND Equivalent of one (1) year full-time experience asa Probation Corrections Officer I; AND Possess and maintain a valid California Driver's License; AND The County requires you be at least 21 years old at the time of appointment; AND The California State Government Code provides and the County requires the following minimum requirements for all Peace Officer positions: Must be free from any prior felony convictions; AND Must be a citizen of the United States or a permanent resident alien who is eligible for and has applied for citizenship ; AND Must provide fingerprints for a criminal records check; AND Must be of a "good moral character" determined by a background investigation; AND Must have a High School diploma or GED equivalency; AND Must be free from any physical, emotional or mental condition that might adversely affect the exercise of Peace Officer powers. Probation Corrections Officer I is a Veterans' Preference Program eligible job classification. For more information please click on the followinglink: http ://www.stancounty.com/personnel/pdf/hiringpreference.pdf DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS Six months experience working with adolescents in a supervisory role; OR Six months experience working in a detention facility, jail, or prison; OR Completion of 30 units of relevant college coursework in one of the following fields: Criminology, Administration of Justice, Law Enforcement, Sociology, Psychology or other related fields of study. Application and Selection Procedures CLASSIFICATION INFORMATION Unless otherwise provided, this position is part of the Classified service of the County and is assigned to the Stanislaus County Probation Corrections Officer Association (SCPCOA) bargaining unit for labor relations purposes. Individuals who are in a full-time classified position are required to serve a twelve-month probationary period, which may be extended an additional six months, for a total of eighteen months. The probationary period does not apply to unclassified positions. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY The County of Stanislaus is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to submit online application(s) for open position(s). Stanislaus County is committed to establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with the general public, co-workers, supervisors, and members of diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy related condition, marital status, gender/sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (over 40), political affiliation or belief, or military or veteran status. APPLICATION PROCEDURES/FINAL FILING DATE Applications cannot be submitted later than 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. Make your online application as complete as possible so a full and realistic appraisal may be made of your qualifications. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application. Attaching your resume and cover letter are an optional feature for those who wish to do so in addition to completing the required application. Information on your resume and cover letter will not substitute for the education, work experience and required fields on the County application. The online County application is the primary tool used to evaluate your job qualifications. Final Filing Date: This is a continuous recruitment and can be closed at any time. Your application must be received online no later than 5:00 pm on the date the recruitment is closed or within 72 hours if the recruitment is continuous or until filled. Supplemental Questionnaire - Qualifying: All applicants are required to complete and submit the questionnaire for this examination at the time of filing.The supplemental questionnaire is considered part of the application and may be used throughout the examination process to assist in determining each applicant's qualifications and acceptability for the position. ALL APPLICATIONS WITHOUT A COMPLETED SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE WILL BE DISQUALIFIED. RECRUITMENTPROCESS DETAILS Written Examination - Pass/Fail: A timed written examination will be administered. The written examination is a multiple choice examination provided by CPS HR Consulting. Samples of the written examination can be found by searching "Juvenile Corrections Officer Examination" on the Internet. You may also access the Probation Correction Officer Study Guide at: http://www.bscc.ca.gov/downloads/2_Candidate_Orientation_Booklet_JCO_2008_w_BSCC_cover.pdf Oral Exam Panel Interview - Scored: An oral examination consisting of at least three panel members from the Probation Department, community and/or local law enforcement agencies. A minimum score of 70% must be obtained in order to continue in the process. Successful candidates will be placed on an eligibility list. Personal History Statement and Background Investigation - Pass/Fail: Candidates selected to continue on from the Oral Exam Panel Interview will be subject to a thorough background investigation. Selection Interview - Pass/Fail: Top Candidates that have cleared the background investigation will be referred from the eligibility list and may beinvited to a Selection Interview with the Chief Probation Officer. Conditional Offer Examinations - Pass/Fail: Candidates selected to continue on from the Selection Interview will be subject to pre-employment exams. The exams include drug testing, physical examination, treadmill test, fingerprint clearance and a psychological examination. UNSATISFACTORY RESULTS IN ANY ASPECT OF THE FOREGOING, INCLUDING BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION FINDINGS, MAY RESULT IN REMOVAL FROM THE ELIGIBILITY LIST. RECRUITMENT ACCOMMODATIONS Arrangements may be made to accommodate disabilities and religious convictions. Applicants requiring testing accommodations are required to complete and submit the Testing Accommodation Request Form prior to the test administration date. Special arrangements for religious convictions should be included in the "Additional Information" section of the application form. http://www.stancounty.com/personnel/pdf/ADATestingForm.pdf GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS Pass County-paid pre-employment drug screening *if applicable and job-related background investigation. Perform job duties in a manner assuring a safe working environment for oneself and others. Maintain confidential information according to the legal standards and/or County regulations as required. APPLICATION AND/OR EXAMINATION APPEAL RIGHTS Application and/or examination results may be appealed by applicants presenting facts alleging irregularity, fraud and/or error in application screening or in exam scoring. Appeals must be in writing and submitted to the Chief Executive Officer within seven (7) days after the examination results are mailed. JOB TASK ANALYSIS INFORMATION The Job Task Analysis provides information detailing the physical and functional demands of the classification. For the complete job task analysis, visit the Risk Management website at http://www.stancounty.com/riskmgmt/ under "Disability Management". PUBLIC SERVICE LOAN FORGIVENESS PROGRAM Find out if you qualify for the AES Public Service Loan Forgiveness program for full-time public sector employees (PSLF) by contacting (866) 706-5005. https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans/forgiveness-cancellation/public-service WELLNESS PROGRAM Learn more about Club Wellness, a program designed to facilitate and encourage the good health of the Stanislaus County's workforce. http://myclubwellness.org DISCLAIMER Stanislaus County reserves the right to revise the examination plan described in this flyer to better meet the needs of County service. The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute an express or implied contract. Any provision contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice. The information contained in the bulletin is information, which sets forth a general summary of benefits for this respective position. This information is not legally binding. The benefits and other information regarding this position may be found in the Stanislaus County Code, the Stanislaus County Personnel Policies manual, or in the applicable Memorandum of Understandings, and such information prevails over information contained in this bulletin. Questions regarding this announcement may be directed to the Stanislaus County Chief Executive Office/ Human Resources Closing Date/Time: 12/27/2019 5:00 PM Pacific
Stanislaus County, CA Modesto, California, United States
Jun 28, 2019
Full Time
About the Department and the Position GENERAL INFORMATION This recruitment is being conducted to fill a vacancy for the Sheriff's Department and establish an eligible list to fill future full-time vacancies. While this is a continuous recruitment, we encourage you to apply immediately, as this recruitment may close at any time. Please note that testing dates are not scheduled at this time. You will be notified whether or not you are invited to each testing event at least five (5) days prior to the actual test date. Cell phones are typically incompatible with the online application format or browser. We recommend using a desktop or laptop computer. If you are still having technical difficulties, please call NEOGOV at 1-855-524-5627. ABOUT THE COUNTY Stanislaus County is located in Central California within 90 minutes of the San Francisco Bay Area, the Silicon Valley, Sacramento, the Sierra Nevada Mountains and California's Central Coast. With an estimated 538,388 people calling this area home, the community reflects a region rich in diversity with a strong sense of community. Two of California's major north-south transportation routes (Interstate 5 and Highway 99) intersect the area and the County has quickly become one of the dominant logistics center locations on the west coast. The County is home to a vibrant arts community with the world-class Gallo Center for the Arts, a symphony orchestra, and abundant visual and performing arts. Stanislaus County is a global center for agribusiness, positioned by its mild Mediterranean climate, rich soils and progressive farming practices. The area is recognized internationally for agricultural innovation with wine, almonds, poultry, milk, cattle, and walnuts being some of the features industries. The County is also home to Stanislaus State University, Modesto Junior College and benefits from satellite locations of other high quality educational institutions. The County was established in 1854 and has a total land area of 1,515 square miles. Temperatures range from an average low of 38 degrees Fahrenheit in the winter, to an average high of 85 degrees in the summer. ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT TheStanislausCounty Sheriff's Department is dedicated to serve and protect the community through the highest standards of professionalism and ethical conduct by ENFORCEMENT, PREVENTION and EDUCATION in partnership with our community. Our Community demands the best service we can provide, and so we continually search for candidates who have a strong desire to make a positive impact on it. TheStanislausCounty Sheriff's Department offers multiple career opportunities in an organization that maintains Pride in Service, Dedication to Duty and Excellence in Performance. ABOUT THE POSITION The Deputy Sheriff performs routine law enforcement and crime prevention duties, serves as Deputy Coroner, and performs other related duties. This position is subject to overtime, standby, shift, and callback assignments. The following are Specialty Positions/Teams within theStanislausCounty Sheriff's Department: Positions Civil Division Contract Cities Coroners Facility Court Services Detectives Special Vehicles Operations unit StanCATT StanislausDrug Enforcement Agency Traffic/Motors Teams Aero Squadron Bomb Team Dive Team Honor Guard K-9 Mounted Unit S.W.A.T. This Recruitment is for the following levels: Academy Level (Full time/Extra Help) Entry Level - POST Certified (Full time) Lateral Transfers (Full time) Reserve Level I (Part Time/Extra Help) You must indicate on your Supplemental Questionnaire (Question #1) which level you are applying for. Lateral candidates are highly encouraged to contact StanCERA regarding the specifics on retirement tiers and plans as it may affect current contributions. Contact can be made by calling (209) 525-6393 or http://www.stancera.org/ Typical Tasks Patrol assigned areas for the protection of life and property; Serve legal papers such as subpoenas, summons, complaints, and writs of attachment, execution and restitution; Collect fees due the County; Serve warrants and makes arrests; Conduct coroner's investigations and secure property; Investigate accidents; Administer first aid; Receive and answer complaints; Prepare reports and keep routine records; Interrogate persons suspected of crimes; Prepare evidence for court presentation; Appear in court as a witness or arresting officer; Transport prisoners; Work in the courts as a Bailiff; Perform identification and photographic work; and Work administrative or special assignments. Minimum Qualifications (Skills, Ability, Knowledge, Education/Experience) SKILLS & ABILITIES Secure information from witnesses and suspects; Write clear and comprehensive reports; Demonstrate physical endurance, agility and strength; Understand written and oral instructions; Make independent decisions while working in the field; Work with and control sensitive, confidential information; Operate a motor vehicle. KNOWLEDGE OF Principles and practices of law enforcement and community regulations; and Criminal law with particular reference to apprehension, arrest, search and seizures. PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS Physically perform essential job functions typical of the duties of Deputy Sheriff; Read or see objects under ambient, limited or artificial lighting, and at a reasonable distance with sufficient clarity to permit their recording or accurate description (i.e., persons, vehicles, license numbers, addresses, street signs, items of property, written messages, printed material, etc.); Hear normal speech and other audible events, even in combination with other environmental noise (i.e., gunshots, cries for help, glass breaking, alarm bells ringing, etc.); and Ability to sit or stand for long periods of time; walk, run, jump, kneel, crouch, twist, stoop, squat, crawl and climb; carry the average weight of a person (approximately 165 pounds); take physical charge of a person who may resist arrest; work indoors and outdoors, including extreme heat and cold; tolerate extreme noise and vibrations; work in a confined working space; work with chemicals, explosive materials, and mechanical and electrical hazards CITIZENSHIP REQUIREMENTS Pursuant to Section 1031.5 must be a citizen of the United States of a permanent resident alien who is eligible for and has applied for citizenship. EXPERIENCE/EDUCATION DEPUTY SHERIFF I Meet one of the following pattern requirements Pattern I - ACADEMY LEVEL Must be currently enrolled or attending a POST certified basic law enforcement academy or have successfully complete a POST certified basic academy not more than six (6) months prior to the date of application. (Please note if you are hired before the completion of your Academy you will be hired at the Deputy Sheriff Trainee level at an hourly rate of $25.16 - $30.59.) You must submit a copy of your proof of enrollment in an Academy. APPLICATIONS WITHOUT THIS DOCUMENTATION ATTACHED WILL BE REJECTED AS INCOMPLETE. Pattern II - ENTRY LEVEL Have successfully completed (at any time) a California POST certified basic law enforcement academy and have one (1) year or more experience as a sworn peace officer with a California law enforcement agency with less than a three (3) year break in service, and be eligible for appointment as a Peace Officer under Section 830.1PC. You must submit a copy of your basic POST certificate or other documentation to substantiate your eligibility. OR have successfully passed a Basic course waiver exam within the last three (3) years with documentation from POST. You must submit a copy of your valid Basic P.O.S.T. Certificate. APPLICATIONS WITHOUT THIS DOCUMENTATION ATTACHED WILL BE REJECTED AS INCOMPLETE. Pattern III - LATERAL TRANSFERS Must have successfully completed (at any time) a California POST certified basic law enforcement academy and have one (1) year or more experience as a sworn peace officer with a California law enforcement agency with less than a three (3) year break in service, and be eligible for appointment as a Peace Officer under Section 830.1PC. You must submit a copy of your basic POST certificate or other documentation to substantiate your eligibility. APPLICATIONS WITHOUT THIS DOCUMENTATION ATTACHED WILL BE REJECTED AS INCOMPLETE. Pattern IV - RESERVE LEVEL (PART TIME/EXTRA HELP ONLY) Must have successfully completed a California POST certified basic law enforcement academy within the past three (3) years and POST certificate must be current and valid at time of appointment; OR Have successfully passed a Basic course waiver exam within the last three (3) years with documentation from POST. You must submit a copy of your valid Basic P.O.S.T. Certificate. APPLICATIONS WITHOUT THIS DOCUMENTATION ATTACHED WILL BE REJECTED AS INCOMPLETE. In addition to either Pattern I, II, III, & IV you must meet the following: Graduation from high school or passage of high school level General Education Development (GED) test; AND Physical/manipulative abilities required by the department; AND Mental/cognitive abilities required by the department; AND Possess a valid First Aid and CPR Certificate within six (6) months from the date of appointment; AND Pursuant to Section 1031.5 of the Government Code, must be a citizen of the United States or a permanent resident alien who is eligibile for and has applied for citizenship; AND Not less than 21 years of age at time of appointment. Pursuant to Section 1031.5 of the Government Code, must be a citizen of the United States or a permanent resident alien who is eligible for and has applied for citizenship . DEPUTY SHERIFF II Two (2) years of full time experience equivalent to a Stanislaus County Deputy Sheriff I; AND Successful completion of: Crisis Intervention Training (CIT) Driving Under the Influence (DUI) Training 11550 Health and Safety Training or the equivalent approved by the Sheriff's Department Administration Basic Traffic Collision Investigation Training Pursuant to Section 1031.5 of the Government Code, must be a citizen of the United States or a permanent resident alien who is eligible for and has applied for citizenship. Note: No felony convictions. Must be of good moral character and must not have been convicted of a crime for which the punishment could have been imprisonment in a Federal penitentiary or State prison. LICENSE Applicants must possess and maintain a valid California Driver's License and remain free from repeated preventable accidents. Veterans' Preference Program eligible job classification. For more information please click on the following link http://www.stancounty.com/personnel/pdf/hiringpreference.pdf In addition to the minimum qualifications, applicant screening will focus on the following desirable qualifications. Please list any of these qualifications you may have within the "Duties" section of the online application. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university OR 5+ years of prior law enforcement experience OR Prior Military experience OR English/Spanish bilingual ability Application and Selection Procedures PHYSICAL AGILITY EXAMINATION - PASS/FAIL Physical Agility Examination - Pass/Fail: A timed physical agility exam will be administered. The physical agility exam may include, but is not limited to, the following events: 500 yard run, 165 pound body drag, 99 yard obstacle course, and 2 fence climbs. ORAL EXAMINATION - SCORED Oral Examination - Scored: An oral examination will be offered during this recruitment. The oral examination panel will consist of at least three panel members from the Sheriff's Department, community and/or local law enforcement. A minimum score of 70% must be obtained in order to continue in the process. PERSONAL HISTORY STATEMENT (PHS) REVIEW - PASS/FAIL Personal History Statement (PHS) Review/Selection Interview - Pass/Fail: Those candidates that pass the physical agility and oral examination will complete a PHS. Qualifying candidates will be invited to meet with a Sheriff's Investigator who will conduct a PHS Review/Selection Interview. Those who satisfactorily perform in the PHS Review/Selection Interview process may have his/her name remain on the eligibility list for a period of six (6) months. Personal History Statement http://lib.post.ca.gov/Publications/2-251-phsPeaceOfficers.doc Assuming sufficient vacancies, a selected number of candidates will be chosen from the eligibility list in rank order to proceed in the selection process. As part of the selection process, candidates will be expected to pass a(n): 1. In-Depth Background Investigation 2. Computer Voice Stress Analysis (CVSA) or Polygraph Examination 3. Psychological Examination 4. Medical Examination Unsatisfactory results in any aspect of the foregoing, including background investigation findings, may result in removal from the eligible list. . Supplemental Questionnaire - Qualifying: All applicants are required to complete and submit the questionnaire for this examination at the time of filing. The supplemental questionnaire is considered part of the application and may be used throughout the examination process to assist in determining each applicant's qualifications and acceptability for the position. ALL APPLICATIONS WITHOUT A COMPLETED SUPPLEMENTALQUESTIONAIREWILL BE DISQUALIFIED. CLASSIFICATION INFORMATION Unless otherwise provided, this position is part of the Classified Service of the County and is assigned to the Stanislaus Sworn Deputies Association Bargaining Unit for labor relations purposes. Individuals who are in a full-time classified position are required to serve an eighteen-month probationary period, which may be extended an additional six months for a total of twenty four months. The probationary period does not apply to unclassified positions. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY The County of Stanislaus is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to submit online application(s) for open position(s). Stanislaus County is committed to establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with the general public, co-workers, supervisors, and members of diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy related condition, marital status, gender/sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (over 40), political affiliation or belief, or military or veteran status. APPLICATION PROCEDURES/FINAL FILING DATE Applications cannot be submitted later than 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. Make your online application as complete as possible so a full and realistic appraisal may be made of your qualifications. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application. Attaching your resume and cover letter are an optional feature for those who wish to do so in addition to completing the required application. Information on your resume and cover letter will not substitute for the education, work experience and required fields on the County application. The online County application is the primary tool used to evaluate your job qualifications. RECRUITMENT ACCOMMODATIONS Arrangements may be made to accommodate disabilities and religious convictions. Applicants requiring testing accommodations are required to complete and submit the Testing Accommodation Request Form prior to the test administration date. Special arrangements for religious convictions should be included in the "Additional Information" section of the application form. http://www.stancounty.com/personnel/pdf/ADATestingForm.pdf GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS Pass County-paid pre-employment drug screening *if applicable and job-related background investigation. Perform job duties in a manner assuring a safe working environment for oneself and others. Maintain confidential information according to the legal standards and/or County regulations as required. APPLICATION AND/OR EXAMINATION APPEAL RIGHTS Application and/or examination results may be appealed by applicants presenting facts alleging irregularity, fraud and/or error in application screening or in exam scoring. Appeals must be in writing and submitted to the Chief Executive Officer within seven (7) days after the examination results are mailed. JOB TASK ANALYSIS INFORMATION The Job Task Analysis provides information detailing the physical and functional demands of the classification. For the complete job task analysis, visit the Risk Management website at http://www.stancounty.com/riskmgmt/ under "Disability Management." PUBLIC SERVICE LOAN FORGIVENESS PROGRAM Find out if you qualify for the AES Public Service Loan Forgiveness program for full-time public sector employees (PSLF) by contacting (866) 706-5005. https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans/forgiveness-cancellation/public-service WELLNESS PROGRAM Learn more about Club Wellness, a program designed to facilitate and encourage the good health of the Stanislaus County's workforce. http://myclubwellness.org DISCLAIMER Stanislaus County reserves the right to revise the examination plan described in this bulletin to better meet the needs of County service. The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute an express or implied contract. Any provision contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice. The information contained in the bulletin is information, which sets forth a general summary of benefits for this respective position. This information is not legally binding. The benefits and other information regarding this position may be found in the Stanislaus County Code, the Stanislaus County Personnel Policies manual, or in the applicable Memorandum of Understanding, and such information prevails over information contained in this bulletin. Questions regarding this bulletin may be directed to the Stanislaus County Chief Executive Office/ Human Resources. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Stanislaus County, CA Modesto, California, United States
Jun 28, 2019
Full Time
About the Department and the Position GENERAL INFORMATION This recruitment is being conducted to fillcurrent full-time vacancies for the Stanislaus County Probation Department and to establish an eligibility list to fill future full-time and part-time vacancies.While this is a continuous recruitment, we encourage you to apply immediately as this recruitment may close at any time. Additional compensation of 2.5% will be paid to incumbents who are authorized, qualified, and maintain qualifications to carry a firearm. Additional compensation of 2.5% will be paid to incumbents who are authorized, qualified to carry a firearm, and in an armed assignment. Additional compensation of 3% will be paid to incumbents upon completion of Probation Officer Core Training. Additional compensation of 2.5% will be paid to eligible certified bilingual incumbents. Candidates are required to pass a thorough background investigation. A sample of the information required to submit for the background investigationis viewable by clicking on the following link and selectingBackground/Hiring Form 2-251 Personal History Statement - Peace Officer: http://www.post.ca.gov/forms.aspx The tentative schedule for testing in 2019 is as follows: Please note that these dates are tentative and subject to change.You will be notified whether or not you are invited to each testing event at least five (5) days prior to the actual test date. Cell phones are typically incompatible with the online application format or browser.We recommend using a desktop or laptop computer.If you are still having technical difficulties, please call NEOGOV at 1-855-524-5627. ABOUT THE COUNTY Stanislaus County is located in Central California within 90 minutes of the San Francisco Bay Area, the Silicon Valley, Sacramento, the Sierra Nevada Mountains and California's Central Coast.With an estimated 538,388 people calling this area home, the community reflects a region rich in diversity with a strong sense of community. Two of California's major north-south transportation routes (Interstate 5 and Highway 99) intersect the area and the County has quickly become one of the dominant logistics center locations on the west coast. The County is home to a vibrant arts community with the world-class Gallo Center for the Arts, a symphony orchestra, and abundant visual and performing arts. Stanislaus County is a global center for agribusiness, positioned by its mild Mediterranean climate, rich soils and progressive farming practices. The area is recognized internationally for agricultural innovation with wine, almonds, poultry, milk, cattle, and walnuts being some of the features industries. The County is also home to Stanislaus State University, Modesto Junior College and benefits from satellite locations of other high quality educational institutions. The County was established in 1854 and has a total land area of 1,515 square miles. Temperatures range from an average low of 38 degrees Fahrenheit in the winter, to an average high of 85 degrees in the summer. ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT The Stanislaus County Probation Department serves as an integral component of the community and the criminal justice system by providing adult and youth offender community supervision, accountability, rehabilitation, education, life skills programming, and direct services that support families and victims.In addition, the Department operates safe and secure youth custodial facilities and offers a variety of positive behavioral conditioning, counseling therapy, job skills,and alternatives to custody programs. The Department consists offour divisions: Adult Field Services, Juvenile Field Services, Institution Services, and Support Services with over 286 allocated administrative, support, and sworn peace officer positionsand an operational budget of $53.1 million. ABOUT THE POSITION The Deputy Probation Officer I classification is the entry-level Peace Officer position for new officers who generally have little or no prior work history in a probation department. Officers may be assigned to intake, investigation, supervision, or multi-agency collaborative projects in adult or juvenile field services in a variety of locations in Stanislaus County. The DPO II classification is a journey level position for officers who generally have at least one-year successful full-time experience as a sworn Probation Officer in a same or similar classification in a probation department and have successfully completed mandatory California State Probation Officer core training. Candidates selected for this position may be appointed at the I or II classification as determined by the Chief Probation Officer. Those appointed at the I classification will have the opportunity to promote to the II classification upon satisfactory completion of Probation Officer core, and one year of service. Deputy Probation Officer assignments involve the possibility of bodily injury, dealing with angry, hostile and potentially combative clientele, and exposure to infectious diseases that can cause chronic illness or death. Some positions include exposure to offensive odors and bodily fluids, exposure to chemical weapons such as O.C. The incumbent may be required to carry a firearm and qualify on a quarterly basis. This position may be required to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends, and also performs related duties as assigned. Typical Tasks TYPICAL TASKS Review law enforcement or court referrals and apply State law and departmental policy to determine appropriate recommendation and disposition; Interview offenders, family members, victims and others critical to appropriate case disposition; Access and comprehend law enforcement, school, mental health, social services and other reference materials; Provide monitoring and supervision of offenders under court order or departmental disposition. This entails face-to-face contact with offenders, family members, law enforcement, employers, victims and other public or private agencies that provide service or supervision to the offender. These contacts may take place within the office, various custodial facilities, the offender's home, school or place of work, or at various community locations; Accurately and objectively prepare memos, court reports, statistical reports, etc.; Testify in court as required; Transport probationers as necessary or required; Conduct drug testing of probationers; Conduct searches of a probationer, his/her residence or vehicle as authorized by court order and departmental policy; Arrest probationers as authorized by State law and departmental policy; Locate, brokers and monitors social services to aid probationer and his/her family; Attend training classes, meetings, etc.; Develop and monitor individualized case plans and case file materials to assist probationer to comply with the law, court order and achieve law abiding productive lifestyle; Develop, monitor and report on job performance and performance based outcome measures; and Arrange for payment of restitution and fines. Minimum Qualifications (Skills, Ability, Knowledge, Education/Experience) SKILLS/ABILITY DEPUTY PROBATION OFFICER I Read and comprehend complex written materials, including legal documents, psychological evaluations and other technical reports; Communicate effectively in the English language both orally and in writing; Deal effectively with criminal offenders, including potentially hostile and aggressive individuals; Analyze investigative materials and make proper deductions; Work cooperatively with law enforcement and other allied agencies; Learn to use computer terminals and personal computers for word processing, data entry and retrieval, and other applications; Successfully complete required training, that may involve overnight assignments away from home; Work well under considerable pressure and with deadlines for work completion; Learn to use radios, defensive chemical weapons, firearms and mechanical physical restraints; Read or see objects under ambient, limited or artificial lighting and at a reasonable distance with sufficient clarity to permit their recording or accurate description, i.e., persons, items of property, written messages, printed materials, etc.; Hear normal speech and other audible events (with or without environmental noise); and Successfully complete Probation Officer core training course within the first 12-months of appointment, as prescribed by the Corrections Standards Authority. DEPUTY PROBATION OFFICER II - Possess all of the skillsand abilitiesfor DEPUTY PROBATION OFFICERI; AND Write clear and concise reports and make appropriate recommendations; Work independently without excessive supervision; and Work on special projects with others in a participatory group process. KNOWLEDGE Principles of human behavior, communication, adult and juvenile probation and applicable court procedures; State laws and County ordinances affecting adult and juvenile probation; and Modern casework techniques applicable to probation work. CITIZENSHIP REQUIREMENTS Pursuant to Section 1031.5 of the Government Code, be a citizen of the United States or a permanent resident alien who is eligible for and has applied forcitizenship. EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE DEPUTY PROBATION OFFICERI Possess a Bachelor's degree in any field, preferably one of the Social Sciences, Criminal Justice, Corrections, or a related field of study at the time of appointment. Proof of degree is required by the date of hire; AND Possess and maintain a valid California Driver's License; AND Some positions require the carrying of a firearm on-duty. DEPUTY PROBATION OFFICERI is a Veterans' Preference Program eligible job classification. For more information please click on the followinglink http ://www.stancounty.com/personnel/pdf/hiringpreference.pdf The California State Government Code provides the following minimum requirements for all Peace Officer positions in California: Must be free from any prior felony convictions; AND Must be a citizen of the United States or a permanent resident alien who is eligible for and has applied for citizenship; AND Successfully pass the POST Medical and Physical Exam, including a treadmill test prior to hiring. For more information visit the POST website at http://post.ca.gov/post-regulations.aspx; AND Must be 18 years of age or older; AND Must provide fingerprints for a criminal records check; AND Must be of a "good moral character" determined by a background investigation; AND Must have a High School diploma or GED equivalency; AND Must be free from any physical, emotional or mental condition that might adversely affect the exercise of Peace Officer powers. DEPUTY PROBATION OFFICERII - Possess all education/experience above for DEPUTY PROBATION OFFICERI;AND Must have successfully completed Probation Officer core training; AND One year of work experience as a Deputy Probation Officer I or similar classification in a probation department. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS FOR LEVEL I AND II One year experience in a paid or volunteer position in a justice system or social services agency. Application and Selection Procedures CLASSIFICATION INFORMATION Unless otherwise provided, this position is part of the Classified service of the County and is assigned to the Stanislaus County Deputy ProbationOfficer Association (SCDPOA) bargaining unit for labor relations purposes. Individuals who are in a full-time classification position are required to serve a twelve-month probationary period, which may be extended an additional six months, for a total of eighteen months.The probationary period does not apply to unclassified positions. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY The County of Stanislaus is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to submit online application(s) for open position(s). Stanislaus County is committed to establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with the general public, co-workers, supervisors, and members of diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy related condition, marital status, gender/sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (over 40), political affiliation or belief, or military or veteran status. APPLICATION PROCEDURES/FINAL FILING DATE Applications cannot be submitted later than 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. Make your online application as complete as possible so a full and realistic appraisal may be made of your qualifications. Applicants are invited to submit a brief resume outlining paid or non-paid experience relevant to the position. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application form. Attaching your resume and cover letter are an optional feature for those who wish to do so in addition to completing the required application. Information on your resume and cover letter will not substitute for the education, work experience and required fields on the County application. The online County application is the primary tool used to evaluate your job qualifications. Supplemental Questionnaire - Qualifying: All applicants are required to complete and submit the questionnaire for this examination at the time of filing.The supplemental questionnaire is considered part of the application and may be used throughout the examination process to assist in determining each applicant's qualifications and acceptability for the position. ALL APPLICATIONS WITHOUT A COMPLETED SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE WILL BE DISQUALIFIED. RECRUITMENT PROCESS DETAILS Physical Agility Examination - Pass/Fail: A timed physical agility examination will be administered. The physical agility test includes: Prone Plank: Lie on the ground in the prone position and raise body off the ground in a straight posture supported only by forearms/elbows. Keep body raised off the ground and hold posture for 30 seconds. Rest 20 seconds and repeat two more cycles for a total of 3-30 second prone planks. Body Drag: Lift and drag a 165 lb. life-like dummy 32 feet in 20 seconds or less. Stair Climb: Run 15 yards, climb up a flight of stairs making contact with each step, turn around at the top and climb down the flight of stairs making contact with each step, sprint 15 yards back to starting line in 30 seconds or less. Scale Chain Link Fence: Run 5 yards to a 6-foot chain link fence, climb over the fence, and continue running for 25 yards in 25 seconds or less. Scale Solid Fence: Run 5 yards to a 6-foot solid fence, climb over the fence, and continue running for 25 yards in 30 seconds or less. Obstacle Course: Run a 99-yard obstacle course in 30 seconds or less. The course consists of several sharp turns, a number of curb height obstacles, and a 34-inch high obstacle that must be vaulted. Endurance Challenge: Run 500 yards in 2.5 minutes or less immediately followed by performing 10 push-ups in 20 seconds or less. Trigger Pull: Raise an unloaded pistol to shoulder height with arm fully extended and unsupported. Pull the trigger at least 40 times with the dominant hand within 1 minute and repeat the test with the weak side hand. The laser dot must remain within the confines of a 9 inch circular area of the target designated by the proctor. Written Examination - Pass/Fail: A timed written examination will be administered. The written examination is a multiple choice examination provided by CPS HR Consulting. Samples of the written examination can be found by searching "Probation Officer Examination" on the Internet. You may also access the Probation Officer Study Guide at: http://www.bscc.ca.gov/downloads/3_Candidate_Orientation_Booklet_PO_2008_w_BSCC_cover.pdf Oral Exam Panel Interview - Scored: An oral examination consisting of at least three panel members from the Probation Department, community and/or local law enforcement agencies. A minimum score of 70% must be obtained in order to continue in the process. Successful candidates will be placed on an eligibility list. Personal History Statement and Background Investigation - Pass/Fail: Candidates selected to continue on from theOral Exam PanelInterview will be subject to a thorough background investigation. Selection Interview - Pass/Fail:Top Candidates that have cleared the background investigation will be referred from the eligibility list andinvited to a Selection Interview with the Chief Probation Officer. Conditional Offer Examinations - Pass/Fail: Candidates selected to continue on from the Selection Interviewwill be subject to pre-employment exams. The exams include drug testing, physical examination, treadmill test, fingerprint clearance and a psychological examination. UNSATISFACTORY RESULTS IN ANY ASPECT OF THE FOREGOING, INCLUDING BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION FINDINGS, MAY RESULT IN REMOVAL FROM THE ELIGIBILITY LIST . RECRUITMENTACCOMMODATIONS Arrangements may be made to accommodate disabilities and religious convictions. Applicants requiring testing accommodations are required to complete and submit the Testing Accommodation Request Form prior to the test administration date. Special arrangements for religious convictions should be included in the "Additional Information" section of the application form. http://www.stancounty.com/personnel/pdf/ADATestingForm.pdf GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS Pass County-paid pre-employment drug screening *if applicable and job-related background investigation. Perform job duties in a manner assuring a safe working environment for oneself and others. Maintain confidential information according to the legal standards and/or County regulations as required. APPLICATION AND/OR EXAMINATION APPEAL RIGHTS Application and/or examination results may be appealed by applicants presenting facts alleging irregularity, fraud and/or error in application screening or in exam scoring. Appeals must be in writing and submitted to the Chief Executive Officer within seven (7) days after the examination results are mailed. JOB TASK ANALYSIS INFORMATION The Job Task Analysis provides information detailing the physical and functional demands of the classification. For the complete job task analysis, visit the Risk Management website at http://www.stancounty.com/riskmgmt/ under "Disability Management". PUBLIC SERVICE LOAN FORGIVENESS PROGRAM Find out if you qualify for the AES Public Service Loan Forgiveness program for full-time public sector employees (PSLF) by contacting (866) 706-5005. https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans/forgiveness-cancellation/public-service WELLNESS PROGRAM Learn more about Club Wellness, a program designed to facilitate and encourage the good health of the Stanislaus County's workforce. http://myclubwellness.org DISCLAIMER Stanislaus County reserves the right to revise the examination plan described in thisbulletin to better meet the needs of County service. The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute an express or implied contract. Any provision contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice. The information contained in the bulletin is information, which sets forth a general summary of benefits for this respective position. This information is not legally binding. The benefits and other information regarding this position may be found in the Stanislaus County Code, the Stanislaus County Personnel Policies manual, or in the applicable Memorandum of Understandings, and such information prevails over information contained in this bulletin. Questions regarding thisbulletin may be directed to the Stanislaus County Chief Executive Office/ Human Resources. Closing Date/Time: Continuous