KITSAP COUNTY

Kitsap County employs over 1100 employees in jobs that allow employees to make their mark and make a difference in their local community.  The County strives to provide effective and efficient services by continually assessing its purpose, promoting and rewarding innovation and fostering employee development.  Kitsap's Human Resources team provides the employee programs and benefits to keep Kitsap a great place to work.

​- Nancy Buonanno Grennan, Human Resources Director

Our Mission

​Human Resources recruits talented, career-minded leaders; supports employee development; builds trust; celebrates teamwork; works with integrity and clear communication.

Our Vision

 If we are successful, Kitsap County will be a trusting & competitive organization that employs and develops the most effective, professional & friendly staff available.

Our Values

We make decisions out of a sense of fairness & we will remember the "Human" part of HR.
We focus on the needs of our customers & work to earn their trust.
We do the right thing, no matter who is involved.
We are relentlessly positive.

 

12 job(s) at KITSAP COUNTY

Kitsap County Port Orchard, Washington, United States
Oct 23, 2020
Full Time
OVERVIEW KITSAP COUNTY COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT (DCD) DCD focuses on enabling and assisting our Kitsap residents in building quality, affordable, structurally and environmentally safe developments in the Kitsap Community. We provide our team the opportunity to learn and grow within our positive and innovative work environment; we empower our team to make decisions and pride ourselves on a culture of continuous improvement. Please learn more about the department at: https://spf.kitsapgov.com/dcd . Whether you want to join our team for just a few years or make a career with Kitsap County, we will provide the training and education to move you through an auto-progression program within the Construction Inspector series. We are currently hiring for TWO Construction Inspector 2 positions! Both positions may be underfilled as a Construction Technician or a Construction Inspector 1 depending on qualifications. These are exciting opportunities for those interested in joining the Community Development construction inspector team who may have little experience. The Community Development Construction Inspection series provides development and training through an approved automatic progression process, enabling employees to automatically promote after meeting progression requirements. 1st Position - One regular, full-time position 2nd Position - Limited term through December 31, 2021 (contingent upon Board approval on October 26, 2020). This limited term position may be eligible for transfer to a regular budgeted position if a staff vacancy occurs before the limited term expires. Depending on qualifications, we will bring you on at one of the following levels in the Construction Inspection series: CONSTRUCTION TECHNICIAN GENERAL OVERVIEW This category is designed as a trainee/apprentice position to progress through the construction inspection series. Incumbents will develop skills in the area of inspections and/or plans review in one or more of the following areas: land use, residential/commercial, structural/building, roads, fire, stormwater and sewer utility. ($22.18/hr - $31.34/hr) CONSTRUCTION INSPECTOR 1 GENERAL OVERVIEW An employee in the Construction Inspector 1 classification performs basic general and discipline specific plan review and on-site inspection work in support of a variety of residential, commercial, development engineering, fire, land use or other applications, projects, inquiries or compliance actions. Maintains inspection records in electronic and paper formats as required. ($23.91/hr - $33.78/hr) CONSTRUCTION INSPECTOR 2GENERAL OVERVIEW An employee in Construction Inspector 2 classification reviews plans submitted for residential, commercial, engineering, site development, fire or construction permit applications to assure compliance with the applicable codes, ordinances and regulations. Authorizes issuance or denial of permits and coordinates with staff assigned to the construction review team to assure that building permits and related applications are processed consistent with adopted procedures and within established time frames. This position also may be assigned to perform field inspections of approved and issued building permits. Answers citizen requests for information within established timeframes, performs code research as needed and proposes code, process and procedure changes as needed. ($26.64/hr - $36.22/hr) QUALIFICATIONS FOR PERFORMANCE OF THE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE Construction Technician High school diploma or GED; AND One (1) year of related education or construction inspection/plans review experience; OR Equivalent combination of experience and education that provides the applicant with the desired knowledge, skills and ability required CONSTRUCTION INSPECTOR 1 High school diploma or GED; AND Two (2) years residential or commercial construction inspection or plan review experience; OR An equivalent combination of experience and education that provides the applicant with the desired knowledge, skills and ability required to perform the work. Current certification from the International Codes Council (ICC) as a Residential or Commercial Building Inspector or Plans Examiner. Preferred Education and Experience Associate or higher Degree or technical certificate in engineering, fire protection, building construction or related field. Additional, current certification from the International Codes Council (ICC) in Building or Residential Inspection, Plans Examiner or related certifications. CONSTRUCTION INSPECTOR 2 Associates Degree in Construction Management, Building Construction, or closely related field; AND Two (2) years of combined experience in building plan review or building construction inspection that includes commercial and residential projects; OR An equivalent combination of four total years' of experience and education that provides the applicant with the desired knowledge, skills and ability required to perform the work. Must possess at least two (2) of the following certifications: ICC Commercial Plans Examiner certification ICC Residential Plans Examiner certification ICC Residential Construction Inspector certification ICC Commercial Construction Inspector certification Preferred Education and Experience One year of supervisory or lead worker experience. Bachelor Degree in Engineering, Fire Protection, Building Construction or related field. Additional certifications from the International Codes Council (ICC) in Residential or Building Inspection. Building, Mechanical and/or Plumbing Inspector Certification issued by International Code Council (ICC). Experience in building plan review that includes commercial and residential projects and building construction inspection in a County or City jurisdiction. Driving Requirements The successful incumbent must meet the driving requirements of this position and submit a copy a current driving record/abstract (from state of residency) to review for eligibility to drive for Kitsap County prior to employment. The successful incumbent must obtain a valid Washington State Driver's License prior to hire and maintain a satisfactory driving record as outlined in the Kitsap County Vehicle Use Policy. This position is categorized as: Category 1 : Driver operates County-owned vehicle, depending on assignment. Required Licenses, Certificates, Examinations/Tests and Other Requirements (Please note: The incumbent is responsible for obtaining and maintaining all of the following required licenses, certifications and other requirements. The County will reimburse (upon a successful passing score) for additional required certification and renwals.) Prior to employment, the successful candidate must: Submit a copy of required ICC certifications (Construction Inspector 1 or 2) Submit official transcripts from an accredited college or university or business school, if education is being used to meet the minimum qualifications. Pass a medical evaluation that includes a physical, fitness, and audiometric testing. Within twelve months of employment, the successful candidate must: Construction Technician . Satisfactorily complete an in-house training program and obtain at least one of the following ICC certifications: ICC Commercial Plans Examiner certification ICC Residential Plans Examiner certification ICC Residential Construction Inspector certification ICC Commercial Construction Inspector certification Construction Inspector 1 Satisfactorily complete an in-house training program and obtain at least one additional of the following ICC certifications: ? ICC Commercial Plans Examiner certification ICC Residential Plans Examiner certification ICC Residential Construction Inspector certification ICC Commercial Construction Inspector certification Construction Inspector 2 In addition to having at least two ICC certifications at the time of hire all Construction Inspector 2 candidates must complete in in-house training program Working Conditions/Physical Activities (Kitsap County provides reasonable accommodation to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.) Work is performed in an office environment and in the field at construction sites. Positions in this class typically require: Walking, bending, stooping and twisting. Reaching above and/or below shoulders. Handling/grasping documents for equipment. Sitting and/or standing for short or extended periods of time. Clear speaking and adequate hearing sufficient to communicate effectively and respond appropriately in-person, on the telephone, or using other electronic media. Hearing audible signals, traffic, equipment, warnings. Vision sufficient to drive a vehicle during daylight and nighttime hours, read source materials, plans and drawings, to read computer and similar screens and see detail or color. Repetitive motions for computer/tool/equipment use. Requires exertion of force of 50 pounds occasionally, 10 pounds frequently, and/or 5 pounds continuously to lift/carry/move objects, files/documents, and field equipment necessary to conduct inspections. May occasionally be exposed to physical hazards from obstacles, heavy equipment, construction materials, locations at, above or below grade, various airborne pollutants, chemicals, heavy metals, spray paints, loud noises, and domestic animals on construction sites. May require climbing steps and ladders, entry into attics and crawl spaces, traversing rough, slippery and / or uneven terrain on construction or other sites. Field inspections or evaluations may require extended periods of walking or standing, driving or riding in a passenger vehicle, keyboarding, looking up or down and handling small hand tools like flashlights and clipboards. Don and use head, hearing, foot, eye and fall protection (as needed). Personal Protection Experience is required. Ability to crawl, climb ladders or temporary scaffolding stoop, duck, kneel, twist, extend arms above head to accomplish required examinations; and, balance sufficient to traverse walkways, uneven or slippery surfaces, ascend and descend ladders and stairs. Exposed to potentially hazardous conditions at constructions sites. ILLUSTRATIVE EXAMPLE OF DUTIES In this role, you will have the opportunity to: Construction Technician Assist in evaluating proposed plans and specifications for compliance with building, plumbing, mechanical, fire, energy, storm water control, environmental, flood hazard, and accessibility codes and ordinances and resolve conflicts within the scope of individual authority. Assist in inspect structures being constructed for compliance with building, plumbing, mechanical, fire, energy, storm water control, environmental, flood hazard, and accessibility codes and ordinances and resolve conflicts within the scope of individual authority. Perform mathematical calculations such as allowable building height, number of stories, heat loss, stress compliance factors, composition of structural components, soils, and load bearing capacity. Prepare a list of corrections or clarification of reviewed plans and communicate this to applicant, contractor and/or engineers orally or in writing as required. Prepare a post-inspection list for applicants regarding corrections required. Respond to public inquiries in person, in writing, and on the phone, regarding construction related matters and permit process procedures, translating technical and building code information and available alternatives. Participate in staff consultations advising applicants of code requirements and troubleshooting potential construction problems. Maintain regular office hours and meet with applicants and the public during office hours. Provide code interpretations, research questionable issues, providing necessary office and field support as needed. Perform limited building inspections. Perform limited site evaluations as required to determine adequacy of submittals. Use the department's record-keeping and permit management system to track permit activities, building inspection results, permit files, permit status, and related records. Keep current on changing codes and building practices through continuing education (seminars, classes, meetings) and reading of applicable journals. Maintain required certifications. Construction Inspector Evaluate proposed plans and specifications for compliance with building, plumbing, mechanical, fire, energy, storm water control, environmental, flood hazard, and accessibility codes and ordinances and resolve conflicts within the scope of individual authority. Inspect structures being constructed for compliance with building, plumbing, mechanical, fire, energy, storm water control, environmental, flood hazard, and accessibility codes and ordinances and resolve conflicts within the scope of individual authority. Perform mathematical calculations such as allowable building height, number of stories, heat loss, stress compliance factors, composition of structural components, soils, and load bearing capacity. Check fire-resistive construction for required exterior walls, occupancy and area separations, floor-ceiling assemblies, including fire doors and erosion control and backflow prevention. Authorize issuance or denial of permits. Prepare a list of corrections or clarification of reviewed plans and communicate this to applicant, contractor and/or engineers orally or in writing as required. Prepare a post-inspection list for applicants regarding corrections required. Respond to public inquiries in person, in writing, and on the phone, regarding construction related matters and permit process procedures, translating technical and building code information and available alternatives. Participate in staff consultations advising applicants of code requirements and trouble-shooting potential construction problems. Maintain regular office hours and meet with applicants and the public during office hours. Provide code interpretations, research questionable issues, providing necessary office and field support as needed. Perform building inspections. Perform site evaluations as required to determine adequacy of submittals. Use the department's record-keeping and permit management system to track permit activities, building inspection results, permit files, permit status, and related records. Keep current on changing codes and building practices through continuing education (seminars, classes, meetings) and reading of applicable journals. Maintain required certifications. Construction Inspector 2 Perform Journeyman level inspections of proposed residential and commercial plans and specifications for compliance with building, plumbing, mechanical, fire, energy, storm water control, environmental, flood hazard, and accessibility codes and ordinances and resolve conflicts within the scope of individual authority. Perform Journeyman level inspections of residential and commercial structures being constructed for compliance with building, plumbing, mechanical, fire, energy, storm water control, environmental, flood hazard, and accessibility codes and ordinances and resolve conflicts within the scope of individual authority May assign, delegate, coach, develop and train subordinate staff. Investigates complaints by verifying that site conditions or usages comply with County ordinances; and determines if proper permits have been obtained. Reviews construction plans and details; determines code compliance; and identifies critical details for field investigations. Notifies property owners of deficiencies and safety hazards; issues final notices of non-compliance; sets forth time limitations; and writes follow-up letters. Recommends abatements or condemnations where public health, safety and welfare may be in jeopardy; cleans and secures nuisance properties, recommends contractors, scrap processors and tow companies and directs them on abatement and clean up procedures. May contribute to performance appraisals to evaluate subordinates; assist and/or give input regarding employee selection and discipline. Participate in or lead process improvement efforts applicable to the mission, goals and objectives of the department. May assign, delegate, coach, develop and train subordinate staff. Investigates complaints by verifying that site conditions or usages comply with County ordinances; and determines if proper permits have been obtained. Notifies property owners of deficiencies and safety hazards; issues final notices of non-compliance; sets forth time limitations; and writes follow-up letters. Recommends abatements or condemnations where public health, safety and welfare may be in jeopardy; cleans and secures nuisance properties, recommends contractors, scrap processors and tow companies and directs them on abatement and clean up procedures. May contribute to performance appraisals to evaluate subordinates; assist and/or give input regarding employee selection and discipline. Participate in or lead process improvement efforts applicable to the mission, goals and objectives of the department. OTHER POSITION RELATED INFORMATION Who May Apply : This position is open to the general public. Applications will be screened for qualifications and completion of all the required materials and forms. The most competitive applicants may be contacted for further steps in the selection process, which may include testing for office and computer skills. This position is classified as eligible for overtime under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) This position is covered under a collective bargaining agreement with AFSCME 1308. Internal applicants should be aware that a change in union status or bargaining unit may impact your benefits and accruals. Please contact Human Resources if you have questions. Kitsap County is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please contact our Human Resources Office. This posting is open until both positions are filled; first review of applications will be on November 9, 2020. Applicants from this posting can be used to fill other vacant positions for up to 6 months. Work hours for this position are Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Closing Date/Time:
Kitsap County Port Orchard, Washington, United States
Oct 15, 2020
Full Time
OVERVIEW KITSAP COUNTY COMMUNITY DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT (DCD) Kitsap County DCD seeks an ENGINEERING TECHANALYST or ENGINEER 1 to join our team of professionals. This unique opportunity allows individuals withat leastfour years ofrelated experience to get their foot in the door and start training forthe Engineer1 level. Under the direction of the assigned supervisor, the Engineering TechAnalyst incumbents performtechnical review within the Development Engineering Section of the Department of Community Development. The incumbent reviews civil site plans for proposed commercial and residential projects, designs for stormwater, grading and erosion control, and traffic impacts. Under the direction of the assigned supervisor, the Engineer 1 incumbents performspecialized, complex technical field and office engineering work that requires advanced knowledge and skills in the technical reviewof engineering designs related to surface water management, traffic mitigation, road standards, and utilities for land development projects. DCD focuses on enabling and assisting our Kitsap residents in building affordable, structurally sound, and environmentally conscious developments in the Kitsap Community. We provide our team the opportunity to learn and grow within our positive and innovative work environment; we empower our team to make decisions and pride ourselves on a culture of continuous improvement. Kitsap County DCD has earned national awards for the permitting system, public disclosure request system, and risk check program. It has received two Governor's Awards for comprehensive planning efforts and is recognized for its natural resources program by federal and state agencies as the "go to organization" for Puget Sound restoration efforts. The department has very engaged employees dedicated to delivering effective and efficient services to the citizens of Kitsap County. Nearly all employees are Lean Six Sigma trained and have development plans that encourage career growth at all levels. Please learn more about the department at our County webpage . **Initial screening of applications on week of October 25th with video interviews planned for the week of November 2nd. ** QUALIFICATIONS FOR PERFORMANCE OF THE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS ENGINEERING TECH ANALYST REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Associate's Degree; AND Two years of related experience; OR An equivalent combination of education and experience which provides knowledge, skills and abilities sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job. PREFERRED EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, OR QUALIFICATIONS: Experience and/or knowledge of Kitsap County stormwater code and design manual. ENGINEER 1 REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Registered as an Engineer in Training (EIT); OR Bachelor's Degree in civil engineering field; OR Equivalent four full-time years related engineering* experience working under the direct supervision of a licensed Professional Engineer (PE). (*"Engineering" means the "practice of engineering" as defined in RCW 18.43.020.) Qualifications for this position must be met; no other equivalencies will be accepted. Verification Requirement Kitsap County requires verification of education, certification and/or experience. The following information is required to meet the minimum qualifications for this position: Certification: A copy of the Engineer in Training Certificate; OR Education: Official transcripts from an ABET Accredited School of Engineering; OR Experience : Complete a verification form and submit it during the application process. The form includes verification of work performed under the direct supervision of a Professional Engineer, Professional Engineer signature and PE stamp/seal or a copy of their current license; OR Combination of Education and Experience: Official Transcripts from an ABET Accredited School of Engineering and complete a verification form and submit it during the application process. The form includes verification of the work performed under the direct supervision of the Professional Engineer, Professional Engineer signature and PE stamp/seal or a copy of their current license. PREFERRED EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, OR QUALIFICATIONS: Experience and/or knowledge of Kitsap County stormwater code and design manual. Progressively responsible technical experience in development review involving design review, plan preparation and/or storm drainage construction. Two years progressively responsible technical civil engineering experience involving design, review, and plan preparation in areas applicable to the job. One year of supervisory or lead experience. If you use education to meet the requirements for the position, a copy of your official transcripts must be submitted prior to your first day of employment. Driving Requirements The successful incumbent must meet the driving requirements of this position and submit a copy a current driving record/abstract (from state of residency) to review for eligibility to drive for Kitsap County prior to employment. The successful incumbent must obtain a valid Washington State Driver's License prior to hire and maintain a satisfactory driving record as outlined in the Kitsap County Vehicle Use Policy. This position is categorized as: Category 1: Driver operates County-owned vehicle. PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS AND WORKING ENVIRONMENT (The physical demands described are representative of those that must be met by the employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Kitsap County provides reasonable accommodation to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.) Exposure to a variety of weather conditions while driving or conducting field work. Exposure to physical hazards from traffic, field site environment and construction equipment. Requires lifting/carrying/pushing/pulling various survey,inspection and testing equipment and materials up to 50 pounds (to 10% of time). Requires bending/stooping/climbing/twisting while traversing rough, undeveloped terrain or construction sites or while conducting inspections and surveys. Requires reaching, sitting, standing, mobility, and grasping; talking, hearing, seeing and repetitive motions. ILLUSTRATIVE EXAMPLE OF DUTIES In the role or Engineering Tech Analyst , you will have the opportunity to: Review residential and commercial development applications and site plans for compliance with local and state regulations and plans. Evaluate requirements and engineering specifications for stormwater, grading, erosion control, and traffic impacts. Compute hydrological and hydraulic analyses and other stormwater calculations relating to storm drainage plans, runoff rates and pipe sizes. Conduct project review meetings as necessary to identify any applicable conditions and potential impact of project. As project lead for assigned SDAPs, review and direct field inspectors during construction, review and approve construction changes, manage permit closeout, including applicable bonds, certifications, as-built drawings and fees. Provide information to property owners, investors, real estate developers and other interested parties pertaining to site development and grading applications, ordinances, codes and related community development information. Assists building inspectors and enforcement staff in assuring compliance with applicable codes and ordinances. Works with the staff for legal action to resolve troublesome or non-complying cases. Prepares necessary documentation, presents evidence, provides testimony, and recommends dispositions as required. In the role or Engineer 1 , you will have the opportunity to: Review preliminary and final residential and commercial development applications and site plans for compliance with local and state regulations and plans. Evaluate requirementsand engineering specifications for stormwater, grading and erosion control, and traffic impacts. Compute hydrological and hydraulic analyses and other stormwater calculations relating to storm drainage plans, runoff rates and pipe sizes. Review projects for compliance for Western Washington Phase II Municipal Stormwater Permit. As project lead for assigned Site Development Activity Permit, review and direct field inspectors during construction, review and approve construction changes, manage permit closeout, including applicable bonds, certifications, as-built drawings and fees. Provide information to property owners, investors, real estate developers and other interested parties pertaining to site development and grading applications, ordinances, codesand related community development information. Assists zoning and building inspectors and enforcement staff in assuring compliance with applicable codes and ordinances. Works with the staff for legal action to resolvetroublesome or non-complying cases. Prepares necessary documentation, presents evidence, provides testimony, and recommends dispositions as required. OTHER POSITION RELATED INFORMATION Who May Apply : This position is open to the general public. Applications will be screened for qualifications and completion of all the required materials and forms. The most competitive applicants may be contacted for further steps in the selection process, which may include testing for office and computer skills. These positions areclassified as eligible for overtime under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) Thesepositions arecovered under a collective bargaining agreement with AFSCME 1308. I nternal applicants should be aware that a change in union status or bargaining unit may impact your benefits and accruals. Please contact Human Resources if you have questions. Kitsap County is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please contact our Human Resources Office. This recruitment is being used to fill an existing open position, and may be used to fill future openings for up to six (6) months. Work hours for this position are Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Kitsap County Port Orchard, Washington, United States
Oct 01, 2020
Full Time
OVERVIEW The Kitsap County Sheriff's Office seeks qualified applicants to join our team as a Corrections Officer. We welcome all candidates who want to serve their community by pursuing a law enforcement career. Please see below for important informationabout required qualifications and the recruitment process. Also, visit our webpage and follow us on Facebook . Teamwork, Integrity, Professionalism Mission : Through our vision and values, we are dedicated to providing quality public safety services in partnership with our diverse communities. Vision :To be recognized as a respected and trusted Sheriff's Office while making Kitsap County a safer place to live, work, and visit. Positions Information Kitsap County offers challenging and exciting careers for Corrections Officers at one of the most beautiful areas in Washington State. When you become part of the team, you are welcomed into our close-knit family. Our department is progressive and prides itself on keeping up with the latest technology and equipment. Our personalized approach to your future growth includes progressive job-related training, development of leadership skills and on-the-job training. This position is working inside our correctional facility performing booking, searching, releasing, transportation, supervision, and security work. Employees are responsible for the operations of the jail on a 24 hour, 7 day a week basis in order to keep our community safe! Join our team and have a career where what you do really matters. Full descriptions for each position are available by selecting the classification link below and/or on the Public Safety website. Corrections Officer 1 (Entry Level) Corrections Officer 2 (Lateral/Experienced) QUALIFICATIONS FOR PERFORMANCE OF THE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Required Education and Experience - Entry Level Candidates High school diploma or General Education Degree (GED). Required Education and Experience - Lateral Candidates High school diploma or General Education Degree (GED); AND One year of full-time experience as a federal, county, or municipal Corrections Officer; AND Successful completion of the agency's corrections FTO and probationary programs (to include graduation from the Washington State Criminal Justice Corrections Academy oran equivalent certification from another state's recognized basic corrections academy); AND Applicants must be currently employed or not be separated from employment as a federal,county, or municipal Corrections Officer. All interestedentry level and lateral candidates should also review KCSO agency information, requirements, disqualifying criteria, and application process information at our Public Safety Agency Page . Application Process The start point for all KCSO law enforcement positions is with a valid Public Safety Testing (PST) Law Enforcement Exam ( www.publicsafetytesting.com ). Here are the steps to get started: Visit the PST website and choose your career path (Corrections). Select Kitsap County as one of the agencies you are interested in. Review and agree tothe requiredqualifications to join our team. Select a date and time foryourLaw Enforcement Exam Create an applicant profile. Filling out your profile ensures that agencies have the information required for the hiring process. Take your test. Be prepared to succeed when you arrive at your test location. If you list Kitsap County as one of the agencies you are interested in, we will receive the results of your written and physical fitness tests. We will then send you an invitation to apply to Kitsap County . We willreceive your onlineapplication,screen itto ensure you qualify, and then place you on a hiring register if you meet our eligibility requirements. Your PST score will determine your position on that register.You will be eligible for further steps in the hiring process (i.e., background investigation, oral boards, etc.) for six months after placement on the hiringregister. OTHER POSITION RELATED INFORMATION Kitsap County is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please contact our Human Resources Office. Closing Date/Time:
Kitsap County Port Orchard, Washington, United States
Oct 01, 2020
Full Time
OVERVIEW The Kitsap County Sheriff's Office seeks qualified applicants to join our team as a Deputy Sheriff. We welcome all candidates who want to serve their community by pursuing a law enforcement career. Please see below for important information about required qualifications and the recruitment process. Also, visit our webpage and follow us on Facebook . Teamwork,Integrity,Professionalism Mission : Through our vision and values, we are dedicated to providing quality public safety services in partnership with our diverse communities. Vision :To be recognized as a respected and trusted Sheriff's Office while making Kitsap County a safer place to live, work, and visit. Full descriptions for each position are available by selecting the classification link below and/or on the Public Safety website. Deputy Sheriff1 (Entry Level) Deputy Sheriff2 (Lateral/Experienced) QUALIFICATIONS FOR PERFORMANCE OF THE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Required Education and Experience - Entry Level Candidates High school diploma or General Education Degree (GED). Required Education and Experience - Lateral Candidates High school diploma or General Education Degree (GED).; AND One year of employment as a full-time (full police powers) commissioned law enforcement officer for a state police/patrol, county sheriff's office or municipal police agency; AND Successfully completed an agency's law enforcement patrol FTO and probationary program; AND Applicants must be currently employed or not be separated from employment for more than one year as a full-time, commissioned law enforcement officer by a state police/patrol, county sheriff's office or municipal police agency at the time of application. All interested entry level and lateral candidates should also review KCSO agency information, requirements, disqualifying criteria, and application process information at our Public Safety Agency Page . Application Process The start point for all KCSO law enforcement positions is with a valid Public Safety Testing (PST) Law Enforcement Exam ( www.publicsafetytesting.com ). Here are the steps to get started: Visit the PST website and choose your career path (Law Enforcement, Corrections, or both). Select Kitsap County as one of the agencies you are interested in. Review and agree to the required qualifications to join our team. Select a date and time for your Law Enforcement Exam. Create an applicant profile. Filling out your profile ensures that agencies have the information required for the hiring process. Take your test. Be prepared to succeed when you arrive at your test location. If you list Kitsap County as one of the agencies you are interested in, we will receive the results of your written and physical fitness tests. We will then send you an invitation to apply to Kitsap County . We will receive your online application, screen it to ensure you qualify, and then place you on a hiring register if you meet our eligibility requirements. Your PST score will determine your position on that register. You will be eligible for further steps in the hiring process (i.e., background investigation, oral boards, etc.) for six months after placement on the hiring register. OTHER POSITION RELATED INFORMATION Entry Level Candidates: Base Salary $69,160 - $88,254 currently, with an approved 3.25%wage increase in 2021. Assignment pay for special duty (Detective, Investigator, K9, Bomb Tech, S&R, FTO, Traffic Collision Specialist, SWAT, SRO, CRO, Drug Recognition Expert) Longevity incentives. Language pay (2%) for certified bilingual capability in approved languages. Shift Differential pay. Lateral Candidates: Base Salary for eligible lateral candidates ranges from $72,612 - $88,254 currently, with an approved 3.5%wage increase in 2021. All pay incentives outlined above. KCSO may, at its discretion, offer one or more of the following lateral hiring incentives: Recognize prior service time as a full-time commissioned law enforcement officer for purposes of calculating longevity and annual leave accrual rate One week (53.3 hours) of annual leave and one week of sick leave in addition to determined accrual rate A sign-on bonus not to exceed $5,000 with half to be paid upon hire and half to be paid upon completion of the probationary period More information about the pay and benefits offered to Kitsap County Deputy Sheriffs can be found in the Deputy Sheriff's Guild Collective Bargaining Agreement .Kitsap County is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please contact our Human Resources Office. Closing Date/Time:
Kitsap County Port Orchard, Washington, United States
Oct 01, 2020
Part Time
OVERVIEW Make a difference in your community. Become a part of the Kitsap County team! Do what you love while serving the citizens where you live. The mission of Kitsap Recovery Center is to promote healthy lifestyles and communities through superior, responsive, cost-effective chemical dependency treatment services leading to improved quality of life for those involved in or affected by chemical dependency. Kitsap Recovery Center (KRC), located in Port Orchard, provides both inpatient and outpatient substance abuse treatment services. Under immediate supervision and established guidelines, the incumbent performs routine entry level work involving food preparation and service work for individuals housed in Kitsap County facilities, including secured facilities.Duties may include: cooking, baking, and otherwise preparing food, setting up and serving a variety of meals, and performing cleaning and housekeeping tasks under established guidelines of the highest sanitation and safety standards. QUALIFICATIONS FOR PERFORMANCE OF THE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: High school diploma or GED, and six months of experience and/or training in food preparation, including the set up and operation of basic kitchen equipment, is required. PREFERRED EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, OR QUALIFICATIONS: Six months of housekeeping duties. Possession of a Safe Serve Certificate. Custodial or high standard kitchen cleaning experience. If you use education to meet the requirements for the position, a copy of your official transcripts must be submitted prior to your first day of employment. Driving Requirements The successful incumbent must meet the driving requirements of this position and submit a copy a current driving record/abstract (from state of residency) to review for eligibility to drive for Kitsap County prior to employment.The successful incumbent must obtain a valid Washington State Driver's License prior to hire and maintain a satisfactory driving record as outlined in the Kitsap County Vehicle Use Policy. This position is categorized as: Category 2 : Drivermayoperate a personal vehicle as an essential function for official County business. Any employee using a personal vehicle on official County business shall be required to maintain auto liability insurance, in addition to having a valid driver's license. If driving on county business the incumbent must meet and follow the Fleet Risk Control Policies to operate a motor vehicle on County Business. Criminal Conviction Standards: The successful incumbent will or may have unsupervised access to children under 18 years of age, a vulnerable adult, or a vulnerable person, or access to a secured/confidential facility or computer system(s). As a result, Kitsap County will be conducting an extensive criminal background check by law enforcement agencies, which may include fingerprinting. Please review the following list of disqualifying crimes and negative actions to determine if you meet our standard for this position: https://www.dshs.wa.gov/ffa/disqualifying-list-crimes-and-negative-actions Required Licenses, Certificates, Examinations/Tests and Other Requirements Please note : The incumbent is responsible for obtaining and maintaining all of the following required licenses, certifications and other requirements . Prior to employment, the successful candidate must: Submit official transcripts from an accredited college or university or business school, if education is being used to meet the minimum or preferred qualifications. Pass all job-related examinations/tests necessary to demonstrate required knowledge, skills and abilities, as determined by the hiring authority at time of job posting. Pass a criminal history background check through law enforcement agencies. Possess and submit verification of a valid and current food handler's permit. Be able to fulfill all of the traveling requirements of this position and meet the qualifications and guidelines of the Fleet Risk Control Policies in the operation of a motor vehicle on County business. Complete a Tuberculosis Test (and yearly thereafter.) Within 30 days of appointment, the successful candidate must: Obtain or possess current First Aid and CPR certification. Complete Blood borne/Airborne Pathogens training. Receive the Hepatitis B vaccine series or sign a waiver. PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS AND WORKING ENVIRONMENT (The physical demands described are representative of those that must be met by the employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Kitsap County provides reasonable accommodation to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.) Walking and standing for extended periods, Twisting, stooping, bending, reaching (over shoulders, at waist and below waist), and grasping tools. Adequate vision and coordination to operate food service and preparation equipment. Adequate hearing to sufficient to communicate effectively and respond appropriately. Repetitive motions when manually completing required logs/reports. Mental alertness, physical strength, coordination, dexterity to ensure safety. Exertion of force of up to 50 pounds occasionally, and/or up to 20 pounds frequently and/or 10 pounds constantly to lift/carry/move food service equipment and materials. Incumbents may be: Subject to exposure to physical hazards associated with use of food preparation equipment and chemicals commonly used in kitchen sanitation and cleaning. Exposed to potentially violent or hostile individuals in volatile and dangerous situations within the facility. ILLUSTRATIVE EXAMPLE OF DUTIES In this role, you will have the opportunity to: Pick up client meals from contracted facility at scheduled times for lunch and dinner. Heat breakfast items at time of service to food service standards and temperatures. Receive and accept shipments of food service supplies. Review inventory list to ensure invoices are correct. Coordinate food and supply inventory. Order food and housekeeping supplies. Shop as needed for food supplies and special diet. Operate food service equipment in a safe manner according to the operator's manuals and in compliance with policies and procedures. Maintain proper standards of sanitation by cleaning equipment such as stoves, kettles, pots and pans, dishes, coolers, storage and food service areas Observe and report any problems, discrepancies and suggestions regarding food service and housekeeping operations including needed building or other repairs in a timely manner. Will perform general housekeeping duties such a vacuuming, sweeping, mopping, dusting and cleaning of restrooms. May collect and remove trash andlaunder linens. In Charge of cleaning the whole facility, pick up trash outside, empty trash within counselor offices and report and follow up work orders. OTHER POSITION RELATED INFORMATION Who May Apply : This position is open to the general public. Applications will be screened for qualifications and completion of all the required materials and forms. The most competitive applicants may be contacted for further steps in the selection process, which may include testing for office and computer skills. This position is classified as eligible for overtime under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) This position is non-represented and covered under the Kitsap County Personnel Manual. Internal applicants should be aware that a change in union status or bargaining unit may impact your benefits and accruals. Please contact Human Resources if you have questions. Kitsap County is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please contact our Human Resources Office. This recruitment is being used to fill an existing open position, and may be used to fill future openings for up to six (6) months. Work hours for this position are Saturday, Sunday, and Wednesday, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. and Tuesday, 2 p.m. - 6 p.m. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Kitsap County Port Orchard, Washington, United States
Oct 01, 2020
Full Time
OVERVIEW The mission of Kitsap Recovery Center is to promote healthy lifestyles and communities through superior, responsive, cost-effective chemical dependency treatment services leading to improved quality of life for those involved in or affected by chemical dependency. Kitsap Recovery Center (KRC), located in East Bremerton, provides both inpatient and outpatient substance abuse treatment services. KRC is state-approved and utilizes the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) treatment criteria. Treatment Aides assist in providing responsible alcohol and drug recovery services support work in accordance with established standards at Kitsap Recovery Center, which is a 24-hour facility. In addition to working with alcohol and drug dependent patients, duties include assisting with light housekeeping, laundry, and food service for patients and resident guests housed in the facility. Employees must be able to rotate shifts, with varying days off, work nights and/or weekends and are expected to be able to perform the functions and duties of all shifts. QUALIFICATIONS FOR PERFORMANCE OF THE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Required Education and Experience Six months of responsible support work experience in the area of healthcare and/or inpatient drug and alcohol treatment. Three months of experience can be substituted with three months of education in a closely related field of study. If substituting education in lieu of experience, you will be required to submit transcripts to show credits received. Preferred Qualifications Experience in an inpatient/live-in or medical environment; AND/OR Experience or training in an alcohol or drug related field. Required Licenses, Certificates, Examinations/Tests and Other Requirements Please note: The incumbent is responsible for obtaining and maintaining all of the following required licenses, certifications and other requirements. Prior to employment the successful candidate must : Pass a criminal background check through law enforcement agencies. Pass all job-related examinations/tests necessary to demonstrate required knowledge, skills and abilities, as determined by the hiring authority at time of job posting. Declare availability to work rotating shifts, nights and/or weekends and overtime as needed. Provide references that demonstrate reliability, a good attendance record and a positive work ethic/attitude. Declare understanding of and willingness to comply with the requirement that there by no misuse of alcohol or drugs while employed as a Treatment Aide. Within 30 days after employment the successful candidate must : Complete Bloodborne/Airborne Pathogens training and receive Hepatitis B vaccine or sign a waiver. Obtain a current First Aid and CPR certification Complete a Tuberculosis Test (and yearly thereafter). Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities : Knowledge of : Common business practices and expectations of employers in relation to reliability, good attendance and a positive work ethic/attitude. Ability to : Appear, and stay, for scheduled work with regular, reliable and punctual attendance. Effectively plan and organize work and complete tasks within prescribed timeframes. Communicate effectively. Respond appropriately to emergency situations in an institutional setting. Work around and deal effectively with stressful situations and interpersonal conflict. Accurately maintain routine/basic logs and records. Maintain a consistently fair attitude toward patients while exercising authority under demanding situations. Secure the confidence, respect and cooperation of patients. Exercise tact, initiative and good judgment in performing duties. Operate a personal computer utilizing word processing software. Establish and maintain cooperative, effective and productive working relationships using tact, patience and courtesy with staff, co-workers, patients and the public. Read, understand, and comply with policies, procedures and protocols. Work a non-traditional workweek with non-traditional work hours including nights, weekends, rotating shifts and work over 40 hours in a workweek as necessary. Respond to on-call assignments with short notice. Working Conditions/Physical Activities (The physical demands described are representative of those that must be met by the employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.Kitsap County provides reasonable accommodation to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.) Positions in this class typically require : Work is performed primarily at the Recovery Center, which is a 24-hour facility. The incumbents must be able to work a rotating schedule that may include various shifts, nights, weekends, and irregular days and hours. Occasionally to split or cover an additional shift. Exposure to physical hazards may occur occasionally when working with hostile patients with a potential for violence. Adequate vision is necessary when providing authorized prescription medication, conducting security inspections, observing patients, and manually preparing log entries. Extended standing, sitting and walking through the work area. ILLUSTRATIVE EXAMPLE OF DUTIES (Any one position may not include all of the duties listed nor do the listed examples include all tasks which may be found in positions of this class.) Essential Job Functions : Assist in delivery of treatment services in detoxification and intensive inpatient programs. Under supervision, assist in providing medication to patients. Assist administering the urinalysis (UA) testing process as well as completing and maintaining records and document in support of programs and services administered by the Kitsap Recovery Center. Assist in maintaining logs and records on patient behavior, security checks, prescriptions provided to and taken by patients, etc. Assist in enforcing all rules and regulations of the facility; maintaining safety of patients, resident guests and facility and making regular security checks on rooms and facilities.Respond to emergencies. Interact with patients and provide encouragement and support in their treatment program. Perform light housekeeping and laundry duties.Assist with food service to patients and resident guests. OTHER POSITION RELATED INFORMATION This position is : Classified as eligible for overtime under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). Closing Date/Time:
Kitsap County Port Orchard, Washington, United States
Oct 01, 2020
Part Time
OVERVIEW POSTING REOPENED ON 8/19/2020 CONTINUOUS POSTING, OPEN UNTIL FILLED WILL BE SCREENED WEEKLY, BEGINNING 8/31/2020 The Superior Court of Kitsap County seeks four part-time temporary Treatment Aides to support the work of the Treatment Courts. Incumbents are responsible for providing alcohol and drug recovery services support work. Incumbents work with treatment court participants, and perform services directly related to urinalysis collection and testing. This position is responsible for monitoring, collecting and recording same-sex client urine samples. This work involves interfacing with felony offenders and other client populations who may have substance use disorders. Additional duties include maintenance of supplies and inventory, photocopying, and assistance with clerical duties. Extensive computer experience is required. Incumbents are expected to be available to work all shifts and/or weekends. The Superior Court will hire two female and two male Treatment Aides to ensure proper gender observation coverage for all shifts. QUALIFICATIONS FOR PERFORMANCE OF THE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: High school diploma or GED AND Six months responsible support work experience in the area of healthcare and/or inpatient drug and alcohol treatment. Criminal Conviction Standards :The successful incumbent will have unsupervised access to a vulnerable adult or a vulnerable person, or access to a secured/confidential facility or computer system(s). As a result, Kitsap County will be conducting an extensive criminal background check by law enforcement agencies, which may include fingerprinting. Please review the following list of disqualifying crimes and negative actions to determine if you meet our standard for this position: https://www.dshs.wa.gov/ffa/disqualifying-list-crimes-and-negative-actions PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS AND WORKING ENVIRONMENT: (The physical demands described are representative of those that must be met by the employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Kitsap County provides reasonable accommodation to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.) The duties in this position are performed in a laboratory setting and involve observation of participants submitting samples for urinalysis testing. ILLUSTRATIVE EXAMPLE OF DUTIES In this role you will have opportunity to: Assist in administering the urinalysis (UA) testing process to include completing and maintaining records and documentation Assist in maintaining logs and records on patient behavior, security checks, prescriptions provided to and taken by participants, etc. Assist in enforcing all rules and regulations of the facility including participant safety. Interact with participants and provide encouragement and support in their treatment program OTHER POSITION RELATED INFORMATION This position is open to the general public. Applications will be screened for qualifications and completion of all the required materials and forms. The most competitive applicants may be contacted for further steps in the selection process, which may include testing for office and computer skills. This position is classified as eligible for overtime under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) This position is covered by the Kitsap County Extra Help Policy and is classified as "at will". Incumbent's continued employment is at the discretion of the Superior Court Administrator. This position is grant funded through 2020 with plans for funding through 2021. Kitsap County is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please contact our Human Resources Office. This recruitment is being used to fill an existing open position, and may be used to fill future openings for up to six (6) months. Work hours for this position will vary weekly, Monday - Saturday Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Kitsap County Port Orchard, Washington, United States
Oct 01, 2020
Full Time
OVERVIEW This position is open until filled. Applicants will be screened on a weekly basis. Under the direction of the assigned supervisor, the incumbents provide responsible support work in the field of alcohol and drug recovery services and are primarily responsible for detoxification services.Duties include assisting in maintenance of case histories, files, logs, electronic health records and reports; enforcing all rules and regulations governing patientshoused in the facility, maintaining security; admitting anddischarging clients from facility in accordance with established standards; providing work direction to Treatment Aides and assisting in the provision of intensive inpatient program treatment services.Act as a lead worker, when needed, on weekend and night shifts. Distinguishing Characteristics This is a stand-alone classification utilized at Kitsap Recovery Center, distinguished by experienced level activities related to the care and safety of alcohol and drug dependent patients.Duties are performed independently, within defined procedures and work is evaluated by the supervisor through observation, meetings, staff feedback, completion of assigned tasks, and results obtained. QUALIFICATIONS FOR PERFORMANCE OF THE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Required Education and Experience One year of responsible support work experience including six months experience or training in an alcohol or drug related field; OR Any equivalent combination of education and experience, which provides the applicant the knowledge, skills and ability to perform the work. Preferred Education, Experience or Other Qualifications Experience in an inpatient/live-in alcohol or drug treatment facility. Required Licenses, Certificates, Examinations/Tests and Other Requirements Please note : The incumbent is responsible for obtaining and maintaining all of the following required licenses, certifications and other requirements. Prior to employment, the successful candidate must: Pass a criminal background check through law enforcement agencies. Submit official transcripts from an accredited college or university if education is being used to meet the minimum qualifications. Pass all job-related examinations/tests necessary to demonstrate required knowledge, skills and abilities, as determined by the hiring authority at time of job posting. Declare availability to work rotating shifts, nights and/or weekends and overtime as needed. Provide references that demonstrate reliability, a good attendance record and a positive work ethic/attitude. Declare understanding of and willingness to comply with the requirement that there be no misuse of alcohol or drugs while employed as a Treatment Assistant. Submit a copy of their State employment driving record to verify their eligibility to drive for Kitsap County. At time of appointment, the successful candidate must: (Evidence of ability to obtain these by appointment may be required at any time in the selection process.) Possess a valid Washington State Driver's License. Be able to fulfill all traveling requirements of this position and meet the qualifications and guidelines of the Fleet Risk Control Policies in the operation of a motor vehicle on County business. Within 30 days after employment the successful candidate must: Complete Bloodborne/Airborne Pathogens training and receive Hepatitis B vaccine or sign a waiver. Complete a Tuberculosis Test (and yearly thereafter). Obtain a current First Aid and CPR certification. Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Knowledge of: Common business practices and expectations of employers in relation to reliability, good attendance, and a positive work ethic/attitude. Alcohol and drug related problems. Terminology utilized in the alcohol and drug field. Skills and/or Ability to: Appear, and stay, for schedule work with regular, reliable and punctual attendance. Effectively plan and organize work and complete tasks within prescribed timeframes. Communicate effectively orally and in writing. Respond appropriately to emergency situations in an institutional setting. Work around and deal effectively with stressful situations and interpersonal conflict. Accurately, maintain routine logs and records. Operate a personal computer utilizing word processing software Maintain a consistently fair attitude toward patients while exercising authority under demanding situations. Report accurately, in writing, conditions noted during assigned shift. Secure the confidence, respect and cooperation of patients. Establish and maintain cooperative, effective and productive working relationships with staff, co-workers, patients and the public. Exercise good judgment skills and provide work direction to staff as assigned. Read, understand, and comply with policies, procedures and protocols. Work a non-traditional workweek with non-traditional work hours including nights, weekends, rotating shifts and work over 40 hours in a workweek as necessary. Respond to on-call assignments with short notice. Working Conditions/Physical Activities (The physical demands described are representative of those that must be met by the employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Kitsap County provides reasonable accommodation to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.) Positions in this class typically require: Work performed primarily at the Recovery Center, which is a 24-hour facility. The incumbents to be able to work a rotating schedule that may include various shifts, nights, weekends and irregular days and hours. Occasionally to split or cover an additional shift. Exposure to physical hazards when working with hostile patients with a potential for violence. Physical strength and flexibility sufficient to physically subdue a patient undergoing withdrawal/detoxification from drugs or alcohol. Adequate vision when providing authorized prescription medication, conducting security inspections, observing patients, and manually preparing log entries. Extended standing, sitting and walking through the work area. ILLUSTRATIVE EXAMPLE OF DUTIES (Any one position may not include all of the duties listed nor do the listed examples include all tasks which may be found in positions of this class.) Essential Job Functions: Admit and release patients from inpatient anddetoxification program in compliance with proper procedures. Assure admission and discharge procedures are followed. Provide work direction to Treatment Aides, assist in training and provide input into evaluations. Monitor activities led by outside guests and speakers and intervene when necessary. Provide treatment services in detoxification,and intensive inpatient programs. Enforce all rules and regulations of the facility; maintain safety of patients and facility; make regular security checks on rooms and facilities; respond to emergencies. Maintain patient information confidentiality and demonstrate respect for patient's right to privacy. Provide guidance, encouragement and support to patients in their treatment program. Maintain logs and records on patient behavior, security checks, prescriptions provided to and taken by patients, etc. Provide phone support for crisis calls from the public and bed management/admission requests from health care facilities, such as Harrison Hospital, and other referral sources, such as family. Observe urinalysis collection. Other Job Duties: May assist the physician (or other health care provider) in documenting patient medical/nursing problems and providing support in the delivery of patient care; ensures prescription orders and other ordered health care referrals are implemented and that individualized patient self-care treatment plans are met. Perform other duties as required including assistance with food service to patients and resident guests, housekeeping and laundry duties as needed. OTHER POSITION RELATED INFORMATION This position is: Classified as eligible for overtime under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). Non-represented and covered under the Kitsap County Personnel Manual. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Kitsap County Port Orchard, Washington, United States
Sep 21, 2020
Variable Shift
OVERVIEW - Kitsap County Emergency Management hastemporary positions availableto assist the citizens of Kitsap in the county's response against COVID19. Currently recruiting for the following positions: General Clerical Support - $16.98-24.00 Duties include but are not limited to: Customer service primarily over the phone, data entry, updating documentationand other clerical duties. Most positions allow for telework. Six months of office support experience or related education required. Quarantine and Isolation Center/Vaccination Sites/Community Based Testing Sites,General Support- $13.50-19.05 Duties include but are not limited to: COVID19 Health Symptoms screening, wellness checksand documentation. Food delivery. Some basic custodial duties on site. Must be able to wear full PPE and meet the ready mask/respirator requirements. No experience required. Warehouse workers - $18.72-26.45 Duties include but are not limited to: Receive and process stock/materials, picking and filling orders from stock, packing and preparing orders for distribution. Data Enty and process paperwork. Six months of general labor or warehouse/receiving experience preferred. Unit Leaders - $23.91-33.78 Lead workers atvarious Kitsap County COVID19 vaccination site andcommunity based testing sites (and others); including the Quarantine and Isolation Center. Duties include but are not limited to: Recruits, trains and monitors volunteers and temporary staff, assesses services needs, provides information and assistance to program participants of program content,works with unified command and supervisors to ensure compliance, draft correspondance and processes, reports statistics, and overall program support. Five years of experience in related field and/or combination of education and experience. Thesetemporary position(s)are considered "Extra Help" and categorized as either "on-call", "seasonal" or "limited term" and are covered by requirements of the Kitsap County Extra Help Policy. Theincumbentswill assist with the COVID19 Emergency Management response and duties may very based on area of assignment. QUALIFICATIONS FOR PERFORMANCE OF THE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Prior to being assigned to drive a county vehicle: Incumbents must meet the driving requirements of this position and submit a copy a current driving record/abstract (from state of residency) to review for eligibility to drive for Kitsap County andmust obtain a valid Washington State Driver's License prior and maintain a satisfactory driving record as outlined in the Kitsap County Vehicle Use Policy. Criminal Conviction Standards: The successful incumbent will or may have unsupervised access to children under 18 years of age, a vulnerable adult, or a vulnerable person, or access to a secured/confidential facility or computer system(s). As a result, Kitsap County will be conducting an extensive criminal background check by law enforcement agencies, which may include fingerprinting. Please review the following list of disqualifying crimes and negative actions to determine if you meet our standard for this position: https://www.dshs.wa.gov/ffa/disqualifying-list-crimes-and-negative-actions Closing Date/Time: