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.

 

17 job(s) at KITSAP COUNTY

Kitsap County Port Orchard, Washington, United States
Aug 04, 2020
Full 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. Summary of position: The Kitsap County Juvenile Detention Facility has an opportunity for an individual to providefood services support in our department.This positionperformswork involving food preparation and service work for individuals housed in the secured facility.Duties includecooking, baking, preparing food, setting up and serving a variety of meals, and performing related cleaning tasks under established guidelines of the highest sanitation and safety standards. The ideal candidate will have knowledge of the methods, materials, and equipment used in large scale or institutional cooking operations; time scheduling, sanitation, and safety procedures used in food service operations; the ability to perform basic mathematical calculations; and culinary organizational skills. QUALIFICATIONS FOR PERFORMANCE OF THE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Required Education and Experience One yearof experience and/or training in food preparation, including the set up and operation of basic kitchen equipment, is required; OR Any equivalent combination of education and experience which would provide the applicant with the desired skills, knowledge and ability required to perform the work. Preferred Education, Experience or Other Qualifications Experience in large scale food preparation or in an institutional food service setting. Food Science degree from a college or university accredited by an agency recognized by the US Department of Education and Safe Servecompletion. Possession of a Safe Serve Certificate. Custodial or high standard kitchen cleaning experience. 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 history background check, including fingerprinting,through law enforcement agencies. Possess and submit verification of a valid and current food handler's permit. Within 30 days of appointment, the successful candidate must: Obtain or possess current First Aid and CPR certification. Complete a Tuberculosis Test (and yearly thereafter.) Complete Blood borne/Airborne Pathogens training. Receive the Hepatitis B vaccine series or sign a waiver. Criminal Conviction Standards: The successful incumbent will or may have unsupervised access to children under 18 years of age. As a result, Kitsap County will be conducting an extensive criminal background check by law enforcement agencies, whichwill 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 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.) Work is performed in a kitchen area of a secured facility. Adequate vision and coordination to operate food service and preparation equipment. Sufficient physical strength, coordination, dexterity and mental alertness to assure safety. Clear speaking and adequate hearing sufficient to communicate effectively and respond appropriately. Walking and standing for extended periods. Bending, stooping, reaching, handling/grasping tools. Requires exertion of force of up to 50 pounds occasionally and/or 20 pounds frequently to lift/carry/move food service equipment, and materials.Assistance is typically available for the heaviest lifting. Incumbents may be : In contact with juvenile detainees who arehoused and fed in the facility Exposed to environmental hazards associated with food preparation and service and chemicals related to sanitation of the equipment and food service 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.) In this role, you will have the opportunity to: Prepare, cook, bake, and serve a variety of foods with a well balanced and nutritional emphasis. Maintain proper standards of sanitation by cleaning equipment such as stoves, kettles, pots and pans, dishes, cooler, storage and food service areas. Wash and sanitize dishes, kitchen equipment and appliances, kitchen and dining area; sweep and mop floors according to established procedures. Set up lunch and dinner food service lines and serve meals. Clean kitchen, dining areas or perform light housekeeping in the facility. Record required information for documentation as requested by the supervisor. Observe and report any problems, discrepancies, and suggestions regarding the food service operation in a timely manner Fold towels,washcloths, blankets, kitchen towels/potholders,and detainee outer/underclothing. 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 bargaining agreement with the Juvenile Detention Officers Guild 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 and may include weekend and evening shifts. This position is considered an essential position and incumbents must report for work regardless of County closures related to inclement weather or other conditions. Closing Date/Time: 8/16/2020 11:59 PM Pacific
Kitsap County Port Orchard, Washington, United States
Aug 04, 2020
Full Time
OVERVIEW KITSAP COUNTY COMMUNITY DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT (DCD) Kitsap County DCD seeks a JUNIOR PLANNER or SENIOR PLANNER to join our team of professionals. Under the direction of the assigned supervisor, the incumbent performs varied and responsible professional planning work to evaluate, review, and process routine land use and environmental applications related to regional and community development in accordance with established procedures. Our planners specialize in plan reviews of a specific nature, support development of planning studies, and make recommendations pertaining to land use, environmental use, and advanced planning impacts. Planners will perform code development research and drafting, support implementation of land use and environmental regulations, and present technical reports and recommendations to hearings bodies. 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 . This position will be open until filled. Review of first applications will occur on August 17thwith first planned interviews in earlySeptember 2020. QUALIFICATIONS FOR PERFORMANCE OF THE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Required Education and Experience Bachelor Degree in Planning, Environmental Planningor closely related field from a college or university accredited by an agency recognized by the US Department of Education AND four years of full-time professionalexperiencewith planning processes related to permit processing and community development is required; OR An equivalent combination of experience and education which provides the applicant with the desired skills, knowledge, and ability required to perform the work. Preferred Education, Experience or Other Qualifications Experience with land use or current planning. Experience with environmental permitting. Experience with permit processing practices under differing sub-area plans. Experience with electronic plan submittal and review. American Institute of Certified Planners certification. 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 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. Depending on experience and background, candidates will be brought on as a JuniorPlanner ($64,147-$72,571)or a Senior Planner ($72,571-$90,626). A Junior Planner would meet the minimum qualifications above with a demonstrated work history of moderately complex professional planning. A Senior Planner would have more advanced professional planning experience of high complexity and variety, often as a lead or with greater independence and judgment. 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 Review land use and environmental applications and site plans for compliance with local and state regulations and plans. Conduct project review meetings and site inspections as necessary to identify any applicable conditions and potential impact of project. Monitor assigned land use and environmental applications through approval, developing and preparing additional related data as required. Prepare staff reports of findings, including recommendations and supporting data for approval and submission to the Hearing Examiner, Planning Commission and/or Board of County Commissioners. Provide information to property owners, investors, real estate developers and other interested parties pertaining to land use applications, ordinances, codes and related community development information. Assists zoning and building inspectors in assuring compliance with applicable codes and ordinances. Works with the staff for legal action to resolve troublesome or non-complying cases. Communicate with the public on a variety of land use and environmental matters. Conduct and prepare limited technical research and recommendations for drafting or revising local development legislation and plans. 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: Working primarily in an office with some field inspection work. Attendance at meetings outside of normal working hours at various locations throughout the County and occasional travel outside the County may be required. Walking and balancing (short and long distances) Climbing, including property slopes and banks anduneven ground Bending, stooping, twisting Reaching above and/or below shoulder Handling/grasping documents or equipment Sitting for extended periods of time Standing for long periods of time and the ability to walk through rough or uneven terrain may be required to conduct field inspections. Clear speaking and adequate hearing sufficient to communicate effectively and respond appropriately in-person and/or on the telephone Hearing audible signals, safety warning devices, phones, traffic, and equipment Vision sufficient to read source materials, computer screen data, see detail or color, review plans, inspect field sites and discriminate color-coded safety information. Repetitive motions for computer, tool and equipment use. Requires exertion of force of 20 pounds occasionally, 35 pounds intermittently to lift/carry/move objects, files/documents and other materials or equipment. Incumbents may be exposed to: Potentially hazardous conditions on construction sites, including machinery and forklifts. Violent or hostile individuals. Inclement weather while conducting field inspections (temperature extremes, slippery surfaces). Road and traffic hazards. Nuisance dust. 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.. This position is not eligible for overtime under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). The 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. Incumbents may be required to work over 40 hours in a workweek. Work hours for this position are normally Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Employees may utilizethe approved DCD Telecommuting Policy and DCD Alternative Work Schedule Policy, which allows working from home one day per week and alternative schedule options with Supervisor approval. 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 position will be open until filled. Review of first applications will occur on August 17thwith first planned interviews in earlySeptember 2020. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Kitsap County Port Orchard, Washington, United States
Aug 04, 2020
Full Time
OVERVIEW The Kitsap County Prosecuting Attorney - Civil Division seeks to hire a WSBA licensed attorney with experience in general civil legal matters. The Civil Divisoin serves as the legal advisor to County officials and represents the County in litigation. The successful candidate will advise and represent the County in workers compensation matters, civil involuntary commitment hearings, publicprocurement, municipal contracts, and numerous laws affecting public agencies. Five years' experience representing clients in civil litigation and/or administrative proceedings is preferred. Appointed positions in this classification are at-will and the incumbents' continued employment with the County is at the discretion of the elected Prosecutor. The appointment of an incumbent in a position in this classification may be revoked at any time with or without cause and without right to appeal. Please submit a cover letter, resume, and writing sample with your application. Prosecuting Attorney's Office Pursuing Justice withIntegrity and Respect QUALIFICATIONS FOR PERFORMANCE OF THE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Required Education and Experience Juris Doctorate degree from a law school accredited by the American Bar Association Licensed and in good standing by the Washington State Bar Association Admission to practice before state and federal courts Prior to employment the successful candidate must : Pass a criminal history background and driving record check through law enforcement agencies. (This position requires a security clearance.A thorough background check through law enforcement agencies and previous employers will be conducted on all applicants based on information supplied on the application and supplemental questionnaire.Kitsap County reserves the right to independently determine the applicant's prior criminal conviction record within the last ten years.) Successful candidates will have knowledge of municipal and civil law, rules of the Court, the structure and operations of local government,and the ethical and professional responsibilities of an attorney. Must have skill in legal research, as well as the ability to maintain a professional demeanor and handle a substantial volume of litigation and/or advisory responsibilities. ILLUSTRATIVE EXAMPLE OF DUTIES Illustrative Example of Duties: Perform the statutory duties of the prosecuting attorney as assigned, including but not limited to the duties appearing in chapter 36.27 RCW to advise the county legislative authority and all county officers, represent the county in all civil proceedings, and prosecute and defend the county in all civil actions. Confer and advise assigned County officials concerning their respective duties, powers, functions and obligations. Research and analyze complex legal situations and present legal alternatives. Practice preventive laws by interpreting, projecting, and apply legal/municipal law trends. Participate in County short and long-term planning to assure proper consideration of legal issues. Perform legal research and provide opinions and advice on various legal matters for County officials and departments, interpreting laws, regulations, and judicial precedent that impact County decision making. Prepare, review, and edit ordinances, resolutions, contracts, leases, policies and procedures, and other legal documents; provide advice as to the legal acceptability of such documents, taking great care during the drafting process to achieve clarity in the wording of legal documents. Monitor everyday activities for legal and procedural correctness. Analyze issues, laws, application of laws to facts, and conclusions, and where necessary encourage clients to provide additional information, more or better data, and further explanation to withstand review by a judge, jury, or administrative tribunal. Serve as an advocate for the County in its interactions with other agencies, reviewing courts, and the general public. Investigate claims and complaints by or against the County or its officers; provide advice on action to be taken in the defense or prosecution of claims and complaints; prepare matters for hearings; represent the County in such hearings. Assist Civil Deputy Prosecuting Attorneys II, III, and IV in preparation of cases for trials and hearings. Evaluate evidence, including scientific, medical, and expert witness evidence and present the same in fact findings, and bench and jury trials. Work with clients and witnesses to provide legal advice and counsel in the investigation, preparation, testimony, and status of cases. Respond to client inquiries in matters relating to their official business. Attend trainings and comply with Continuing Education requirements of the Washington State Bar Association. Meet the minimum billable hours threshold. Performing such other duties as may be assigned by the Chief Civil Deputy. OTHER POSITION RELATED INFORMATION Positions in the classification are: Classified as exempt from overtime under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) Arenon-represented and covered under the Kitsap County Personnel Manual Classified as "at will."Incumbent's continued employment is at the discretion of the Elected Official Starting salary will depend on qualifications Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Kitsap County Port Orchard, Washington, United States
Aug 03, 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 Public Works Port Orchard, WA, USA
Aug 03, 2020
Full Time
The County Road Engineer leads and manages the activities of the Road Division of the Public Works Department including the administration and management of the Roads Engineering, Transportation/Traffic Operations and Road Maintenance functions and serves as the Assistant Public Works Director – Roads Division.  The Road Division is composed of approximately 150 full time employees executing a $40+ million annual budget. The County Road Engineer is responsible for ensuring that the Road Division is managed in accordance with the County Road Administration Board (CRAB) Standards of Good Practice and applicable State law.  Responsible for managing the revenue, expenditures, prioritization, and forecasting of the County Road Fund.  Establishes design criteria and standards for transportation related facilities. Prepares, updates and assures compliance with applicable County code.  Oversees the development of new and amended policies or ordinances to contribute to more effective operations.  Provides Road Division and County representation regarding road facility planning, engineering and maintenance related issues on various state, regional, and local committees and before community groups.  Serves as the key liaison with the Board of County Commissioners on related issues. The primary focus of the County Engineer in the near term will be to address the revenue needed to sustain and preserve the County road system, retain and build the engineering, construction, operations, and maintenance staff needed, and shape the future organization to deliver levels of service required in a rapidly growing, urbanized transportation environment. Work is assigned and performed in terms of broad general objectives by the Public Works Director. The County Engineer is given considerable latitude for independent judgment, initiative and resourcefulness on both technical and administrative matters, in adapting existing policies and practices to specific situations and in developing new or improved methods of obtaining effective results. Work is reviewed by the Director through reports, meetings, and conferences and evaluated for results obtained, fulfillment of program objectives, and for adherence to program budget.
Kitsap County Port Orchard, Washington, United States
Aug 03, 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
Aug 03, 2020
Full Time
OVERVIEW Kitsap County Public WorksDepartmentmakes ourcommunities better and safer places to live, work, and play. The Public Works Department is seeking a dynamic leader to be our next Stormwater Asset Manager! Position Overview The Stormwater Asset Manager performs a variety of advanced professional assignments in the Kitsap County Public Works Stormwater Division. The Stormwater Asset Manager supervises Stormwater Asset Management Program, Stormwater Capital Facilities Program, Stormwater Facility Inspection, and Stormwater Retrofit & Repair (R&R) Program. This position may also manage consultant contracts for capital and retrofit design and construction projects. The Stormwater Asset Manager has primary responsibility for all Stormwater Division conveyance, treatment, and flow-control assets in accordance with National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Municipal Stormwater Permit regulatory requirements. QUALIFICATIONS FOR PERFORMANCE OF THE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Required Education and Experience Bachelors Degree inCivil/Environmental Engineering or related field; and Five years of progressivelyresponsible technical civil engineering;with attwo years in the area of specialization involving construction management, engineering management, contract administration, communications and engineering design review; and Two years of supervisory experience; or Any equivalent combination of experience and education that provides the applicant with the desired knowledge, skills and ability required to perform the work. Preferre d Education, Experience or Other Qualifications Experience performing operations and management tasks including asset management. Experience withArcGIS and asset management administration(CarteGraph is used at Kitsap County; candidates with this expertise will be highly desired). WA Professional Engineer's License Experience working with municipal and state codes, policies, procedures and regulations related to Stormwater management. Experience with NPDES Municipal permit requirements. Experience with Stormwater System Operation and Maintenance (O&M). Experience in low impact development/green Stormwater infrastructure design and O&M. 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, and C ategory 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. 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 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. Submit a copy of their State employment driving record abstract to verify their eligibility to drive for Kitsap County. Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Knowledge of: Stormwater Asset Management; Engineering Design and Plan Review, NPDES; Permit Regulatory Requirements; Geographic Information Systems (GIS); Stormwater System Operations and Maintenance; Green Stormwater Infrastructure (LID), and Environmental Policy related to NPDES Permits and Stormwater Management. Skilled in: Leadership, Supervision, and Personnel Management; Project and Program Management; Public Speaking and Presentations, Grant Application, Writing andManagement; and Basic Statistical Data Analysis. Abilities to: Perform the essential functions of the position; Plan, organize, supervise and evaluate the work of assigned staff;Establish and maintain effective working relationships with other staff, consultants, the general public, partner agencies and other local, state and federal agencies;Develop scopes of work and track for each program topic; Assist in developing long range plans and objectives for assigned area; Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing;Make informed decisions, upon consultation with management, on policies and procedures; Apply judgment and discretion in resolving problems and interpreting policies and regulations; and Physically perform assigned duties and essential functions of the position. 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: Primarily works in an office environment, with routine field inspections/activities. Position may require: walking and balancing (short or long distances), bending, stooping, twisting, reaching above and/or below shoulder, handling/grasping documents, 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 and/or on the telephone; sufficient hearing and vision, repetitive motions for computeruse Requires exertion of force of25 pounds occasionally, 10 pounds frequently, to lift/carry/move objects, files/documents, and other materials as required. ILLUSTRATIVE EXAMPLE OF DUTIES Manage assigned operations to achieve goals within budgeted funds and available personnel. Plan and organize workloads and staff assignments and review progress. Direct changes in priorities and schedules as required to address weather conditions, emerging requirements and legal regulations. Coordinate assigned activities within the KCPW Stormwater Division and with other Public Works Divisions, County departments, other agencies or organizations. Prepare and justify budget for assigned area based on staffing and resource requirements, cost estimates, division objectives and departmental goals. Monitor and document expenditures for assigned area, assuring compliance with approved budget and applicable requirements. Supervise assigned staff, including setting work priorities, planning, organizing, assigning, advising, assisting, motivating and training as necessary. Establish work rules and performance standards and evaluate the work of assigned staff and participate in the selection of new employees, including making recommendations regarding hiring, discipline, transfer and termination. Provide for the training and motivation of subordinates in order to make full use of individual capabilities and to meet changing system demands. Oversee the development and implementation of the stormwater Capital Facilities Plan (CFP)and the stormwater asset management plan, to include scheduling and prioritization of projects. Coordinate with other KCPW divisions, KC departments, and external stakeholders. Help set priorities to select which projects become part of the CFP and coordinate timing of project design and construction with the Roads Engineering Division. Coordinate with the assigned project manager from the Roads Engineering Division to provide project management necessary for stormwater construction projects. Assist in the preparation of requests for proposals or qualifications (RFPs/RFQs) or bid documents, coordinate and participate in the screening and selection of consulting engineers and contractors. Administer contracts, including developing the scope of work, schedule and budget; monitoring progress of work; reviewing invoices and change order requests; and ensuring compliance with approved contract and County ordinances. Coordinate with the assigned Construction Manager/Inspection Staff to provide necessary construction management oversight of all projects including any grant compliance issues. Oversight of Stormwater System Retrofit and Repair (R&R) Program. Coordinate small scale construction projects that may be completed by KCPW Stormwater Crews or private small works contractors. Organize work, prepare budgets & contract documents, scheduling meetings, safety meetings, pre-construction reviews of plans, and oversee construction in progress to ensure compliance with KCPW standards and plans. Assist Stormwater Division Manager with special projects as requested, including but not limited to: grant applications and project proposals for external funding for stormwater capital projects; Comprehensive stormwater Management Plan updates; development and implementation of regional drainage plans. Oversight of Stormwater Inspection Program. Inspect of all public and commercial/private storm water treatment facilities and conveyance systems in accordance with County Code and NPDES permit requirements. Provide technical assistance to commercial/private storm water system owners/operators. Respond to public inquiries within established time parameters. Work closely with Source-Control and Spill Prevention staff to avoid duplication and ensure prompt response to emergent issues. 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 exempt from 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. Flexible hours are available, as approved by management. Closing Date/Time:
Kitsap County Bremerton, Washington, United States
Aug 03, 2020
Full Time
OVERVIEW The Kitsap Coroner's Office has aunique opportunity for an Autopsy Technician to work in a dynamic and Nationally Accredited Agency with International Association of Coroners and Medical Examiners.The ideal candidate willhave proven experience working with Forensic Pathologist on Autopsies. Nationally Accredited Agency with anInternational Association of Coroners and MedicalExaminers. Position Information The responsibilities of this classification include assisting the Forensic Pathologist in the performance of autopsies and other postmortem examinations; collects and preserves physical, biological, and toxicological evidence; performs histology related work; x-rays and photographs human remains; transports human remains; maintains office records, supplies, inventory, and evidence gathering information. QUALIFICATIONS FOR PERFORMANCE OF THE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Required Education and Experience Two years of related experience in a medical related discipline or related scientific related field, to include one or more years' experience assisting with autopsies and/or laboratory work; OR Any equivalent combination of experience, education and training which provides the applicant with the skills, knowledge, and ability required to perform the work. Note: Relevant secondary education from a college or university accredited by an agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education in biology, physiology, forensic studies and anatomy may substitute to up to one year of required experience. Preferred Education, Experience and Other Qualifications Six months experience working a Forensic Pathologist performing autopsy's for Coroners, Medical Examiners, or Law Enforcement. 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. 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/sites/default/files/FSA/bccu/documents/Secretary%27sCrimesListforALLPrograms.pdf 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 a medical/physical and psychological evaluation. Submit a copy of their State employment driving record to verify their eligibility to drive for Kitsap County. Submit official transcripts from an accredited college or university if education is being used to meet the minimum qualifications. Within six months of employment the successful candidate must: Possess a current Washington State First Aid/CPR certification Within three years of employment the successful candidate must: Possess National Death Investigators Certification through ABMDI (American Board of Medico-legal Death Investigators). Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities State an Autopsy procedures and practices, and human anatomy Equipment and supplies necessary to maintain and operate a morgue facility Pathology laboratory practices and procedures The use of and operation of photograph and x-ray equipment State and local laws regarding deaths and human remains Methods, techniques, equipment and practices of handling deceased individuals Approved methods and procedures for evidence collection and processing Standard safety procedures Standard office practices and chain of custody procedures Appear for scheduled work with regular, reliable, and punctual attendance. Communicate Effectively, orally and in writing. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with other staff, the citizens and representatives of other agencies. Physically perform assigned duties and essential functions of the position. Work various shifts, evenings, weekends, holidays and overtime as required. Ability to successful complete all required background investigations. Ability to travel to death locations, if needed. This position is required to take calls from home after regular office hours.This position is required to serve "on call" on a rotational basis outside regular office hours and on weekends and, when on call, must be able to report for duty to the Coroner's Office within 30 minutes of the call. Maintain detailed reports, records, and storing of evidence information Order and maintain supplies and related inventory Work under stressful environment and hazardous working conditions Participate in various training programs as required Work as a member of a team including, maintain teamwork with other employees, and assisting other employees in times of overload or high priority Make independent judgments and initiate appropriate action while operating under broad supervisory guidelines Prepare clear and comprehensive written reports Deal tactfully and courteously with the public Establish and maintain effective, productive and cooperative working relationships both inter- and intra-departmental and with other agencies and jurisdictions Effectively manage time and work independently with minimal supervision Communicate effectively and persuasively both verbally and in writing, to audiences of various social, education and economic backgrounds Testify accurately and with professional demeanor in Court Learn assigned tasks readily and adhere to prescribed routines Maintain confidentiality and discretion on sensitive and confidential matters Effectively coordinate, perform, and complete multiple duties and assignments concurrently and in a timely manner Meet the travel requirements of the position and safely drive Coroner's Office vehicles. Ability to make independent judgments and initiate appropriate action. Work holidays, during inclement weather conditions, weekends, over 40 hours in a work week, and all shifts as needed. 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 in a variety of settings office and field. Sitting (when driving) or standing. Bending, stooping, twisting, reaching, handling and grasping various items while conducting investigations. Walking, balancing sometimes over rough, uneven or undeveloped terrain. Visual acuity sufficient to drive, read written materials and road signs, see detail of maps, gauges, etc., Clear speaking and adequate hearing sufficient to communicate effectively and respond appropriately when conveying or receiving information or instruction. Exertion of force of 100 pounds with or without assistance occasionally,and/or 35 pounds frequently to lift/carry/move objects, files, and other materials. Incumbents may be: Exposed to unfavorable working conditions such as in inclement weather, accident scenes, infectious disease, or blood-borne pathogens. Exposed to hazards while driving. Subject to 24-hour availability and must be willing to work non-standard hours, including long shifts, rotating shifts, holidays and week-ends, as required. 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: Prepare body for autopsy; weigh and measure human remains; incise body; dissect and remove organs; take tissue and fluids samples from the body and forward related information and samples to laboratories for further analysis; restore organs to body; and suture and clean body. Assist forensic pathology in the collecting and handling of trace, physical, and biological evidence and finger and palm prints. Ensure proper handling, transfers, labeling, and storing of histological specimens (tissue, blocks, slides). Ensure proper handling, transfers, labeling, and storing of histological specimens (tissue, blocks, slides); Perform computer data entry and retrieval; Prepare and file medicolegal evidence forms; and maintain records and data of work performed; Clean and maintain work areas.Do laundry and related activities.Implement safety and biohazard control measures and recordkeeping. Mix, handle, store, and dispose of chemicals. Operate x-ray equipment; take photographs of human remains; coordinate handling, storage, and transfer of film and photographs; and maintain all related records and files. Maintain inventory of morgue supplies, equipment, tools, instruments, and other replacement supplies. Transport human remains from hospitals, nursing homes, and other locations. Release bodies to funeral homes and other organizations. Document and transfer personal property and evidence and keep records. Assist in the removal, handling, and reconstruction of skeletal remains. Provide testimony in court or other legal proceeding as needed. Other Job Duties: Perform other related duties as assigned. 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 iscovered by AFSCME Local 1308 bargaining unit.The collective bargaining agreement is available at: https://www.kitsapgov.com/hr/Pages/Collective-Bargaining-Agreements.aspx 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 may be used to fill future openings. Work hours may vary; but will include weekends, evenings and holidays. Flexible hours are available, as approved by management. First review will be conducted on the week of July 13, 2020 and then weekly there after. Closing Date/Time:
Kitsap County Port Orchard, Washington, United States
Jul 28, 2020
Full 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 Human Services Division of Aging and Long Term Care exists to serve the needs of older or disabled adults, their families, and caregivers residing in Kitsap County. We currently have an exciting opportunity for aCase Management Specialist to join our team, in the Medicaid program, which includes home visits, telephonic and in-person assessments, and crisis intervention.This positionis responsible for coordination of care and case management to support functionally impaired eligible adults and their caregiversto obtain and effectively use support services. Duties caninclude use of health assessment tools,conducting comprehensive screenings andassessments, developing service plans, referrals to relevantprograms,and coordinating plan implementation and/or discharge planningwith clients, family members, and caregivers. Our new team member will have knowledge of the local aging, medical, and social servicesnetwork services as well as issues related to aging, disability, and caregivers. Successful applicants will have a philosophy of coordinating care in a client-centered manner, and have the ability to manage complex interventions across diverse professional disciplines and service systems. Must have professional case management ethics and the ability to establish and maintain a professional demeanor and effective working relationships. Must also have the knowledge and ability to compile, prepare, and tabulate statistical data and reports, engage difficult to serve individuals, care coordination, and be able to work independently in the office and the field. QUALIFICATIONS FOR PERFORMANCE OF THE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Required Education and Experience Bachelor's degree in behavior or health sciences ANDtwo years of paid, on-the-job social service experience OR A general Bachelor's degree from a college or university accredited by an agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education or equivalent AND four years of paid, on-the-job social service experience. Preferred Education and Experience Master's degree in behavioral or health sciences with one year of social service experience is preferred. Driving Requirements The successful incumbent must meet the driving requirements of this position and comply with the Kitsap County Vehicle Use Policy.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 UsePolicy.This position is categorized as: Category 2 : Driver operates 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. 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. 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/sites/default/files/FSA/bccu/documents/Secretary%27sCrimesListforALLPrograms.pd f 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 an office setting, in community agencies, and in client's homes. Incumbents may be exposed to unsanitary conditions in client's homes. Incumbents may be exposed to animals in client's homes (i.e. dogs or cats). ILLUSTRATIVE EXAMPLE OF DUTIES Conduct interviews and perform comprehensive assessments to determine appropriate support and care levels; determine what formal and informal support resources are available, as well as eligibility for other services. Provide information, make referrals, and coordinate with professional inter-disciplinary teams to ensure appropriate care and support strategies are implemented. Maintain record keepingin multiple electronic platforms, per contract requirements. Provide ongoing reviews of service plans to ensure client needs continue to be met. Revise service plans and authorizationsas needed. Provide supportive counseling to clients and assist clients with coordinating mental health or other counseling services as needed. Assess and evaluate crisis referrals. Develop and maintain complete, comprehensive client files. Perform discharge/service termination planning if client is no longer eligible for services. Represent the division in a professional manner, providing outreach and marketing services to the public as needed. Remain current on local service providers; conduct research regarding new resources and services. 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 across all Aging divisions for up to six (6) months. Work hours for this position are typicallyMonday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Closing Date/Time: 8/10/2020 11:59 PM Pacific
Kitsap County Port Orchard, Washington, United States
Jul 22, 2020
Full Time
OVERVIEW Due to an ongoing demand to recruit for this position, this position will be continually open to fill vacancies throughout the year as needed by the department. Applicants will be screened on a continuous basis and interviews will be conducted when a valid applicant pool has been established. Once interviews have been completed, passing scores will be utilized to establish a hiring register. Hiring registers are valid for only six months. Kitsap County Public Works Kitsap County Public WorksDepartmentisdedicated tomakingour communities better and safer places to live, work, and play. Public Works prepares for Board approval the Six Year Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) and Annual Construction Program.The purpose of the TIP is to update and coordinate the County's future plans for road and transportation improvements. For more information click on this link: http://www.kitsapgov.com/pw/sixyear_tip.htm Important Information This posting is to establish a register for M & O Specialist positions within the Public Works Roads Division for the next six months (the register may be extended up to one year upon the Public Works Director's request). Position Overview Under the direction of the assigned supervisor, the incumbent performs skilled, semi-skilled, and manual work in the maintenance and construction of County roads and bridges for the Kitsap County Public Works Department. The incumbent is progressively responsible for performing a wide variety of heavy physical labor, for driving single and tandem axle trucks to and from designated locations for the purpose of hauling materials, equipment and personnel, and for operating heavy duty or specialized construction equipment. The incumbent may work as part of a crew and/or as an individual performing various road maintenance work. QUALIFICATIONS FOR PERFORMANCE OF THE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Required Education and Experience High School Diploma or GED Three years of experience in road maintenance and construction, or related work which includesexperience operating heavy road maintenance equipment,and/or tandem axle trucks; OR Any equivalent combination of experience and education which provides the applicant with the desired skills, knowledge and ability required to perform the work. 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 appointment the successful candidate must: Pass a medical/physical evaluation, including audiometric testing, conducted in accordance with WAC 296-817-400. 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. Submit official transcripts from an accredited college or university if education is being used to meet the minimum qualifications. Provide references that demonstrate reliability, a good attendance record and a positive work ethic/attitude Within30 days of appointment, the successful candidate must: Posses CDL permit and medical card. Within twelve months of appointment, the successful candidate must: Possess current Washington State Traffic Flagging certification Possess current Washington State Industrial First Aid certification Possess current Erosion and Sediment Control certification 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: CDL Driver: Operating County owned vehicles and CDL vehicles. Successful candidate must [have a current or obtain within 12 months of employment] a Washington Class A endorse N or X with air brake restriction removed. Prior to CDL Assignment: CDL drivers must submit a driving abstract and a current medical card. CDL Drivers in accordance with federal regulations and Kitsap County Drug and Alcohol Policy and Procedures for CDL Drivers, no employee will be allowed to operate CDL vehicles or equipment in this position for Kitsap County until he/she has successfully passed a breath alcohol test and urine drug screening; and enter into a random DOT regulated drug and alcohol testing process. 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/sites/default/files/FSA/bccu/documents/Secretary%27sCrimesListforALLPrograms.pdf Knowledge/Skills/Abilities (May vary by position) Knowledge of: Standard practices, methods, tools and materials used in road maintenance work. The use of hand and power tools used in construction trades. Occupational hazards and safety precautions associated with the operation and maintenance of construction equipment including safe lifting techniques. Safe operation of commercial vehicles. Applicable traffic laws, ordinances, and rules, including proper flagging techniques, proper and safe vehicle operation. Proper load distribution in loading vehicles. Methods, tools and materials used in maintaining equipment. Correct lifting techniques. Skills and/or Ability to: Operate equipment and tools such as commercial and standard motor vehicles, heavy equipment, shovels, rakes, and small tools. Apply appropriate safety measures and use of personal protective equipment. Appear for scheduled work with regular, reliable and punctual attendance. Learn and perform a wide variety of manual labor tasks. Apply judgment and discretion in resolving problems and interpreting policies and regulations. Work independently, as well as part of a team, in the performance of assigned duties. Demonstrate sufficient strength, agility and dexterity to perform the work of the position. Safely operate and progress in the various types of road equipment, heavy trucks (CDL), and tools. Establish and maintain cooperative, effective, and productive working relationships using tact, patience and courtesy with co-workers, supervisors, and the general public. Understand and carry out oral and written instructions. Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing. Accurately document work accomplished, materials incorporated, and equipment utilized. Plan and organize work assignments, and to complete them within prescribed timeframes. Work all shifts including swing, graveyard, holiday, and weekend. Work out of doors for extended periods under unfavorable working and inclement weather conditions. Apply the safety precautions associated with the occupational hazards of the work performed. Work over 40 hours in a workweek as required including working nights, weekends and holidays. Report for duty on time and remain at work until the end of their scheduled shift even if an inclement weather event or emergency is declared as an "Essential Employee" under the Public Works Inclement Weather/Emergency Response policy. Respond as required when on stand-by duty. (Note: This position is subject to 24 hour standby duty.) Physically perform the essential functions of the position under uncomfortable or adverse conditions. 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.) Work is performed primarily in the field (outside) for extended periods of time under unfavorable weather conditions: maintaining roads and road rights of way, maintenance yard working with material stockpiles and equipment, and quarry mines processing materials. Hazards associated with this work include working in traffic, around construction equipment and while operating hand and power tools including occasional exposure to associated machinery vibration, chemicals, vapors, and dust. Positions require traversing rough, undeveloped terrain or construction sites when walking, standing and balancing for extended periods of time such as flagging; exposure to all weather conditions. Sitting when operating vehicles or equipment. Frequent bending, stooping, and reaching (over shoulders, at waist and below waist). Adequate vision sufficient to view gauges and traffic and other signals, to operate equipment and read instructions and plans. Hearing sufficient to respond to audible alarms, signals, radio and telephone; speaking adequate to communicate effectively and manual dexterity to grasp/handle equipment and materials. Exertion of force of up to 75 lbs. occasionally, and/or up to 35 pounds frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds continually to lift/carry/move objects and to use and operate a variety of power equipment, shovel large quantities of materials, and operate heavy equipment such as backhoes, pavers, dozers and graders. Requires use of protective gear such as rain gear, rubber boots, or coveralls, as needed. Incumbents may be: Exposed to other physical hazards out in the field. Exposed to potentially hazardous conditions when dealing with disgruntled or hostile individuals. ILLUSTRATIVE EXAMPLE OF DUTIES Examples of Duties (May vary upon assignment) Heavy manual labor in the maintenance of County Roads and Bridges, such as digging ditches, cleaning culverts, cutting brush, raking materials, sweeping and operation of small tools such as chain saws, weed eaters, hedge trimmers and plate compactors. Operate heavy duty or specialized road construction equipment while in-training, as part of a crew or in isolation, such as: oil distribution truck, dozers, excavators, belt loader, loaders, ditching machines, graders, pavers, rollers, brush cutters, spray trucks, backhoe, rock screen, single axle trucks, tandem axle trucks, snow plow, brine truck, bucket truck, asphalt milling machine, etc. Traffic Control Flagging which includes: Flag traffic and place traffic cones and other devices to insure a smooth flow. Maintain daily reports of time, equipment usage and material handling. Provide on the job training and mentorship to entry level personnel. Perform duties of lower classifications as needed. Other duties as assigned. 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. This position is classified as eligible for overtime under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) Covered under a collective bargaining agreement with Council (Operating Engineers 302, Teamsters 589) 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
Jul 16, 2020
Full Time
OVERVIEW Kitsap County Public WorksDepartmentmakes ourcommunities better and safer places to live, work, and play. Kitsap County Public Works is seekingan experiencedprofessional in Governmental Accounting and Budget. The ideal candidate will not only have a strong financial/accounting background, but will have strong leadership skills to manage the accounting and payroll staff for the department. Position Information Manages the professional accounting, technical/clerical accounting, and budget work for Public Works to provide management with necessary financial information. Supervises and coordinates all accounting and financial functions in the areas of accounts payable/receivable, payroll, job costing, contract management, purchasing, financial reporting, grants and budget. Prepares fund statements related to Public Works for the County. Performs complex professional accounting work. QUALIFICATIONS FOR PERFORMANCE OF THE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Required Education and Experience Bachelors Degree inaccounting, finance or related field; and Six years of professionalexperience in the government accounting, finance, and budget; Three years of supervisory experience; or Any equivalent combination of experience and education that provides the applicant with the desired knowledge, skills and ability required to perform the work. Preferre d Education, Experience or Other Qualifications Masters Degree in related field Experience working in a government agency; preferably county government. Experience conducting utility rate studies, financing strategies and multi-year forecasts for utility funds. Experience managing large payroll systems, job costing, and integrations into financial management systems. Experience using Workday. 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 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. Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Knowledge of: Professional accounting principles, theories, concepts, practices and terminology. Government accounting principles, GenerallyAccepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and Generally Accepted Auditing Standards (GAAS)and procedures. Federal, State and local laws, regulations and ordinances pertaining to public fiscal affairs and general and special fund accounting. Automated data processing principles and accounting applications. Modern leadership, personnel, and supervisory principles and practices, including office practices and procedures. Budget, finance, payroll, grant and contract administration systems, theories and best practices. Skilled in: Schedule and prioritize workflow to complete tasks and meet deadlines. Communicate effectively orally and in writing. Understand and execute oral and written instructions and procedures. Interpret and implement a variety of documents, policies, and procedures. Read, interpret, and apply federal, state, and local government laws and regulations regarding grant contracts. Organize and oversee interdepartmental work programs, including monitoring and compiling budgets, contracts, funding, grant requirements, timekeeping and accounts payable/receivable. Utilizing financial management systems. Analyze, interpret and prepare accounting reports and financial statements. Analyze and solve a variety of difficult and complex problems in financial areas. Work independently without regular direction and troubleshoot problems in assigned area of responsibility. Abilities to: Appear for scheduled work with regular, reliable, and punctual attendance. Communicate Effectively, orally and in writing. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with other staff, the citizens and representatives of other agencies. Physically perform assigned duties and essential functions of the position. Work various shifts, evenings, weekends, holidays and overtime as required. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with others using tact, courtesy, and good judgement. Maintain confidentiality and a professional demeanor under a heavy workload and stressful situations. Plan, supervise, coordinate and evaluate staff. Organize and oversee work programs. Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing. Provide work direction and review the work of others. This position is identified as an "Essential Employee" under the Public Works Inclement Weather/Emergency Response policy. 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: Primarily works in an office environment Position may require: 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 and/or on the telephone; sufficient hearing and vision, repetitive motions for computeruse. Requires exertion of force of25 pounds occasionally,10 pounds frequently, to lift/carry/move objects, files/documents, and other materials as required. ILLUSTRATIVE EXAMPLE OF DUTIES Directs all financial, accounting, grants, billing, payroll and budget functions for the Public Works Department. Prepare financial forecasts for operating and capital budgets forseven separate divisions within the Public Works department, with 30 different funds, totaling over $150 million. Forecasting of additional funds, including rate studies, needed both short-term and long-term, monitoring expenditures, making adjustments. Work with rating agencies on capital financing plans for major construction projects related to sewer utilities, road construction, and other major infrastructure projects. Prepare recommended budgets for Board of County Commissioners' approval. Manages finance exempt level professionals and support staff. Assign, schedule, evaluate, motivate and evaluate work of assigned personnel. Handle the discipline, firing, and hiring for the Support Services division of Public Works. Conducts special studies and analyses of various accounting problems, creates financial reports for Public Works management, including 6 year projections and rate analysis. Coordinate and prepare interim, quarterly, and annual financial reports and statements, including contracts and both federal and state grants. Prepare fund statements related to Public Works for the County's Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR), work with State Auditor's Office to answer all inquiries related to Public Works funds. 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 exempt from 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. Flexible hours are available, as approved by management. This position is open until filled. The first review is scheduled for the week of August 3, 2020! Closing Date/Time:
Kitsap County Port Orchard, Washington, United States
Jul 11, 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 health care and/or inpatient drug and alcohol treatment. 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
Jul 11, 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
Jul 10, 2020
Full Time
OVERVIEW Kitsap County Public WorksDepartmentisdedicated tomakingour communities better and safer places to live, work, and play. Position Overview Performs office professional land surveying activities requiring the application of surveying principles and practices for Public Works road, bridge, and capital projects. Duties involve professional and technical complex work in preparing and reviewing surveys, plats, section subdivisions, right of way plans, and property descriptions for parcel boundaries, right of ways, road vacations, easements, annexations, and other county related projects. Additional duties include geo-processing and analysis functions, geodatabase development, data maintenance, map compilation, design in support of operations and projects which utilize the Kitsap County GIS system. Experience usingany of the following is required:GIS software, Autodesk CAD software and/or Carlson software. QUALIFICATIONS FOR PERFORMANCE OF THE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Required Education and Experience Registered as an Land Surveyor in Training (LSIT) or Registered as a Professional Land Surveyor (PLS); OR Bachelor's Degree in land surveying, civil engineering or related field; OR Equivalent four yearsrelated surveying experience working under the direct supervision of a licensed Professional Land Surveyor (PLS). Note: Qualifications for this position must be met; no other equivalencies accepted. Verification Requirement Kitsap County requires verification of education, certification and/or experience. The following is a breakdown of the verification requirement: Certification: A copy of the Land Surveyor in Training (LSIT); ora copy of the Professional Land Surveyor License (PLS); or Education: Official transcripts from an ABET Accredited School of Engineering' or Experience: Complete a verification form and submit it offered the position and prior to placement. The form includes verification of the work performed under the direct supervision of the Professional Land Surveyor,signature andstamp/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. Additional education, licenses, certifications and other requirements determined to be necessary to meet the business needs of the employing unit may be required. Note: Qualifications for this position must be met; no other equivalencies accepted . Preferred Education, Experience or Other Qualifications Experience in land surveying, construction staking, calculations, geodetic, and cadastral surveying. Experience with AutoCad, Carlson survey software or any other related GIS software. 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 a driver operates County-owned vehicle . 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/sites/default/files/FSA/bccu/documents/Secretary%27sCrimesListforALLPrograms.pdf 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 qualifications. Submit copy of official certification, if certifications are 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. At time of appointment, the successful candidate must : Be able to fulfill all traveling requirements of this position and meet the qualifications and guidelines of theVehicle UsePolicy in the operation of a motor vehicle on County business. Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Knowledge of : Extensive knowledge of the principles, practice, and statutory requirements of land surveying. Operation, maintenance, and understanding of surveying equipment. Engineering mathematics (geometry, trigonometry), plans, maps, specifications, and drafting terminology and symbols.Mathematical skills in the field of geometry, trigonometry, and coordinate geometry, as they relate to land surveying. Application and interpretation of federal, state and local rules, regulations, codes and ordinances as they relate to area of assignment. Skills and/or Ability to : Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing and to make effective public presentations of technical, complex, and, often controversial, information. Interpret and implement a variety of documents, policies and procedures. Apply judgment and discretion in resolving problems and interpreting policies and regulations. Utilize various computer applications specific to the department including databases, word processing, document imaging, spreadsheets, and web-based systems for entering, retrieving and researching data and records. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with other staff, contractors, engineering firms, the general public, and representatives of other agencies. Attend evening meetings or work over 40 hours in a week as required. Able to prepare, review, and analyze complex surveying notes, data, maps, and drawings. Able to prepare property descriptions. Able to read, interpret, analyze, property descriptions from deeds, dedications, wavers, and other documents and determine parcel locations, dimensions, area, and shape and understand complex issues as related, such as overlaps, gaps, junior/senior rights, and ownership. 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 in an office environment with some field inspection work. Walking through, bend, stoop, and twist while traversing undeveloped terrain may be required to conduct field inspections. Reaching above and/or below shoulder, handling/grasping documents or equipment. Standing or sitting for long periods of time. Clear speaking and adequate hearing sufficient to communicate effectively and respond appropriately in-person and/or on the telephone. Vision sufficient to read source materials, plans, inspect community sites and see computer screen data. Exertion of force of 50 pounds occasionally and 20 pounds frequently to lift/carry/move objects, files/documents, and other materials. Work performed primarily in an office environment with some field or community inspection work. Environmental and physical hazards associated with construction sites. ILLUSTRATIVE EXAMPLE OF DUTIES Essential Job Functions : Prepares and reviews calculations and property descriptions for construction projects, right-of-way plans, and boundary surveys for Public Works capital projects (roads, stormwater, and sewer), and for other county departments, including the Parks Department and the Commissioners Office. Prepares and reviews Record of Surveys and Right-of-Way Plans for county road and capital projects. To research inquires from the public, engineering firms, surveyors, title companies, inter-departmental, and other county departments. Research includes Public Works project files, Recorded documents( including Records of Surveys, Subdivisions, Deeds, and Conveyances), aerial photographs, historical survey documents and books. Responds to research inquires from the public, engineering firms, surveyors, title companies, inter-departmental, and other county departments. Research includes Public Works project files, Recorded documents( including Records of Surveys, Subdivisions, Deeds, and Conveyances), aerial photographs, historical survey documents and books. Calculates, analyzes, and reviews field data and prepares section subdivisions accordance to surveying principles, practices, state and federal regulations and guidelines. Prepare profiles, topographic maps from either traditional field surveying techniques or Laser Scanning technology using county CAD standards. Compile and interpret data sources, map surveying assets, design, and maintain electronic files to publish Kitsap County road log atlas. Analyze and interpret various plans to update county owned facilities for Kitsap County GIS database. Examine and interpret City/County annexation boundary changes and update within GIS database. 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 non-exemptand eligible to earn overtime under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) Non-represented and covered under the Kitsap County Personnel Manual. 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. Flexible workhours are available, as approved by management. This position is open until filled. The first review is schedule for the week ofAugust 3, 2020and then weekly thereafter. Closing Date/Time:
Kitsap County Port Orchard, Washington, United States
Jul 08, 2020
Seasonal
OVERVIEW Kitsap County Auditor's Office, Elections Division, is seeking individuals who want to become engaged in the election process! We now seek extra help employees to assist with processing ballots, ballot pickup, vote centers and office support. Kitsap County Elections manages voter registrations and elections for more than 186,000 voters in Kitsap County. As a leader in providing fair, open and accurate elections, Kitsap County ElectionsDivision iscurrently creating a roster of temporary employees who will work within various work groups within the Elections Division. Election Workers perform a variety of duties necessary to support the administration of the general election in Kitsap County. Specific Job Duties will vary based on the needs of the Elections Division. Training is provided. QUALIFICATIONS FOR PERFORMANCE OF THE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Candidates must have punctual attendance and the ability to work the hours required for the assigned tasks. Depending upon theassigned work locations, workersmay have little or no public transportation available. Reliable transportation to work locations is required. Required Skills and Abilities: Data entry with accuracy and speed Attention to detail and proof reading skills Ability to file numerically or alphabetically with accuracy Ability to follow directions with strict rules and regulations Ability to work efficiently in a fast-paced work environment Ability to multi-task in an efficient and accurate manner Ability to work independently when required, as well as, ability to work in a team environment Working Conditions: Ability to sit or stand for extended periods of time Ability to bend, lift, and/or move 25lbs. Reaching above and/or below shoulder Handling/grasping documents or equipment Work is performed primarily in anoffice environment ILLUSTRATIVE EXAMPLE OF DUTIES Kitsap County Auditor, Elections Division believes in an agile working environment. Creating a team that delivers now and in the future is very important. There may be various job duties that could be assigned to anyemployee. Examples of Job Duties: Customer Service - Assist voters with questions on site, or may answer incoming calls, provide basic election information, look up voter information, and/or call voters to verify information; enter data and validate voter informationfor various elections related activities. Voter Services/Registration - Process incoming voter registration requests and search for matching records, enter voter information for various elections related activities. Production - Provide support for large-scale operations, including preparing and delivering election materials, reconciling, and maintaining data. Production jobs process incoming ballots and may require standing or sitting in one location for long periods of time. Most positions require lifting and moving ballot trays weighting up to 25 lbs. This may also include driving, and collection anddelivery of ballots. OTHER POSITION RELATED INFORMATION Who May Apply : This position is open to the general public. Applications will be screened continuously for 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. Covered by the Kitsap County Extra Help Policy 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. The office is open 8:00a.m. - 4:30p.m. Monday through Friday. The number of work hours will vary according the workload. During peak election cycles some positions may work evenings and weekends. Closing Date/Time: Continuous