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
Sep 16, 2019
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 Kitsap County Human Services Division of Aging and Long Term Care has an exciting opportunity for an Office Support Supervisor to join our team. This position supervises the support staff for the division, provides direct support to the Administrator and division supervisory staff, and serves as the public disclosure coordinator for the division. The Division of Aging and Long Term Careexists to serve the needs of older or disabled adults, their families and caregivers residing in Kitsap County.Our mission is to work independently and through community partnerships to promote the well-being of older adults and adults with disabilities. QUALIFICATIONS FOR PERFORMANCE OF THE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Required Education and Experience High school diploma or GEDand Four years of progressively responsible administrative work experience including one year of experience in a supervisory or lead worker capacity. Note : Two years of related college or business school course work from a college or university accredited by an agency recognized by the US Department of Education or equivalent may be substituted for two years of experience. Preferred Education, Experience or Other Qualifications Experience working with Human Services programs, especially in providing administrative oversight and support. Associate's or Bachelor's degree in Business Administration or closely related field. Experience in public sector office administration. 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 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. Criminal Conviction Standards: The successful incumbent will or may have unsupervised access to a vulnerable adult, 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 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.) Positions in this class typically require : Walking short distances Reaching above and/or below shoulder Handling/grasping documents, Sitting for extended periods of time, Clear speaking and adequate hearing sufficient to communicate effectively and respond appropriately in-person and/or on the telephone; Requires exertion of force of 25 pounds occasionally and/or up to 10 pounds frequently to lift/carry/move objects, files, and other material. Vision sufficient to read source materials and computer screen data. Repetitive motions for computer use. Work is performed primarily in an office environment, however, incumbents may be required to travel to off-site locations to attend meetings and pick up/deliver information. Incumbents may be exposed to: Violent or hostile individuals when working with the public. 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: Provide direct administrative/confidential support to the Administrator and managementteam. Provide program-level administrative oversight. Prioritizing, assigning and monitoring work of assigned staff; evaluating performance; recommending and implementing decisions regarding employee discipline; plan and organize work procedures; prepare work schedules; ensuring resources are available for operations; and providing staff training and cross-training. Office-Wide Management, to includepublic disclosure requests, office correspondence, website updates, records retention, and required departmental meetings. Oversee the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS) Training Partnership (TP) Individual Provider (IP) Medicaid Program Contract support functions, includingprocessing IP contracts, preparing reports, and composing correspondence. Provide ongoing support to LTC Medicaid Units and Case Management Supervisors. Work with state mandated data bases for contracting, background and fingerprint appointment information as required for DSHS programs under the grant funding streams. Coordinating with host agencies in the Long Term Care (LTC) provider setting in Kitsap County. Timekeeper Payroll Duties at the division level. Data entry in Excel spreadsheets for the Division's payroll, reviewing and auditing payroll records. Review and reconcile employee's time entry, leave, schedules, holidays and absences. Research and resolve issues related to employee pay and leave balances. Prepare paperwork for promotions, new hires and/or terminations, maintain employee rosters, research employment/benefit related questions from department employees. Interpret, implement, and ensure compliance with policies and procedures; responding tocomplaints, problems and inquiries requiring a supervisor's attention. Develop cooperative working relationships with elected officials, County administrators, and representatives of other governmental agencies, co-workers and the public, supporting presentations and negotiations regarding the administrative and professional service functions performed by the department. 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 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. Work hours for this position are Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Flexible hours are available, as approved by management. Closing Date/Time: 9/23/2019 11:59 PM Pacific
Kitsap County Port Orchard, Washington, United States
Sep 13, 2019
Full Time
OVERVIEW About the department: The Kitsap County District Court is a court of limited jurisdiction, and has jurisdiction over misdemeanors and gross misdemeanor crimes. The Kitsap County District Court is currently seeking individuals to serve as aCourt Clerk. Summary of position: Court Clerks, under the direction of the assigned supervisor, perform complex legal, administrative, and accounting duties. Court Clerks play an integral part of the District Court team, by creating, preserving, and protecting the official record of the court. Accuracy is vital to protect the rights of participants and to maintain the integrity of the judicial process. Court Clerks work closely with the four elected judges, staff, defense attorneys, prosecuting attorneys, interpreters, and other criminal justice partners. QUALIFICATIONS FOR PERFORMANCE OF THE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: High School Diploma or equivalent and two (2) year's progressively responsible clerical experience which includes personal computer data entry and working with the public, preferably ina Criminal Justice related work area. Note: Up to six months of related coursework from a college, university or business school recognized by the US Department of Education may be substituted for up to six month of experience. PREFERRED EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, OR QUALIFICATIONS: Two (2) years clerical or office experience including cashiering or cash handling, preferably in the courts, legal, or criminal justice fields. The ideal candidate will have recent (within five years) experience working in the Washington Courts. 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 Prior to employment, the successful candidate must: Pass a criminal background check through law enforcement agencies. Submit official transcripts from an accredited college or university or business school, if education s being used to meet the minimum qualification. 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. 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, and may be required to lift at least 20 pounds. Incumbents may be exposed to hostile individuals while in the courtroom setting ILLUSTRATIVE EXAMPLE OF DUTIES In this role, you will have the opportunity to: Performs oversight of certain legal processes to ensure the timely release of defendants from custody, the issuance and quashing of arrest warrants, and assignment of legal counsel, without which said diligence would cause future arrests, unlawful imprisonment, law suits and the violation of constitutional rights. Proficiently utilize multiple computer/software programs simultaneously to independently evaluate, input and disseminate legal documents pursuant to governing state statutes,and state and local court rules. Read, interpret and apply a variety of legal documents while upholding the utmost level of confidentiality where required. OTHER POSITION RELATED INFORMATION Who May Apply : This position is open to the general public. Applications will be screened for qualifications and completion of all the required materials and forms. The most competitive applicants may be contacted for further steps in the selection process, which may include testing for office and computer skills. This position is classified as eligible for overtime under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) This position is covered under a collective bargaining agreement with AFSCME Local 1308. Internal applicants should be aware that a change in union status or bargaining unit may impact your benefits and accruals. Please contact Human Resources if you have questions. Kitsap County is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please contact our Human Resources Office. This recruitment is being used to fill an existing open position, and may be used to fill future openings for up to six (6) months. Work hours for this position are Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Closing Date/Time: 9/29/2019 11:59 PM Pacific
Kitsap County Port Orchard, Washington, United States
Sep 13, 2019
Full Time
OVERVIEW Kitsap County Department of Community Development (DCD) is seeking a dynamic professional to fill our vacant OFFICE SUPPORT SUPERVISOR position in our Administrative and Permit Services Division About the Department: Do you want to make a difference in your community? Do you want to work for an award-winning organization? Do you want a great work-life balance with a job in beautiful Kitsap County? Kitsap County's 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. With supervisor approval, we've also implemented telework and flex schedule programs for our employees. Please learn more about the department at: http://www.kitsapgov.com/dcd/default.htm Summary of Position This Supervisor position performs responsible supervisory work for records and any other administrative operations with major independent administrative responsibilities as well as being an active participant in the work of the manager. The incumbent acts on the manager's behalf in accomplishing many general and complex administrative matters with delegated authority for decision making and commitments. This position is responsible for the functional areas of planning, supervising, and evaluating the work of subordinate employees engaged in all office support functions within the department. The position will also manage the department's records program, including acting as first level of approval for expenditures, coordinating with the Washington State Archivist and County's Records Manager, developing and documenting key processes to ensure compliance with federal and state records retention requirements, as well as researching, recommending and coordinating the transition of paper records to electronic records in preparation of online citizen access. The position will oversee the migration of documents to the online access platform and prepare reports on overall program progress, effectiveness, and results as required. This team leader is responsible for providing supervisory, consultation, and professional level work products and providing and overseeing unique training, guidance, reports of progress for citizens, staff, and outside agencies. The work also involves SharePoint coordination and implementation, maintaining working relationships with community stakeholder groups, and regional counterparts from other jurisdictions. QUALIFICATIONS FOR PERFORMANCE OF THE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Required Education and Experience: High School Diploma or General Equivalency Diploma (GED) are required; AND Four years of experience in the area of office administration, standardized process and/or electronic records coordination in a government setting; including one year of experience in a supervisory or lead capacity; AND Previous computer experienceutilizing Microsoft SharePoint, Word and Excel; OR Equivalent combination of education and experience which provides the applicant with the knowledge, skills and abilities sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job. One year of higher education in associated field can be substituted for one year of experience. Preferred Education, Experience or Other Qualifications: Demonstrated experience with successful results in project management. Proven leadership "soft skills" such as communication, coaching, teamwork, and creativity. Previous experience working with a computerized database application (i.e., Access, SMARTGov, etc.) and using MS Visio or other process flow software. Knowledge of the legal requirements relating to records management and public disclosure. Green Belt Certification. 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. ILLUSTRATIVE EXAMPLE OF DUTIES ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: ( 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.) Plan, develop, coordinate, implement, oversee and monitor the department's Records programs by supervising and assigning work to subordinate staff and volunteers, providing recommendations on budget, policies, procedures and implementing program objectives, ensuring program compliance with State and Federal regulations. Supervising Program Specialists and Office Support Staff by assigning and coordinating work priorities, planning and organizing work schedules, approving and scheduling leave to assure adequate coverage of essential duties, advising, mentoring and motivating staff to achieve established outcomes, identifying staff training needs and coordinating required training and establishing and evaluating the performance of assigned staff and volunteers. Overseeing the daily operations of public disclosure requests. Serving as the lead SharePoint Coordinator and maintaining working relationships with stakeholder groups such as Kitsap Builders Association, Washington State Archivist, and the department's leadership team, as well as citizens by serving as an on-site resource for complaints. Implementing, organizing and centralizing administrative resource and reference material based on department service needs. Facilitating and leading department-wide Green Belt Team. Identifying, recommending, coordinating and/or facilitatingdepartment-wide process improvement initiatives by analyzing and measuring effectiveness of the results of department-wide process improvements. Motivating and encouraging all department staff to complete and submit process improvement projects for the department. REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES: Workload planning and scheduling. Apply project management techniques and coordinate work unit activities, for long and short term programs. Comprehensive records management system design, function, and requirements. Records management practices, inventory control, and record retention techniques and principles. Knowledge of leadership and supervisory principles, practices and techniques relating to employee selection and development, appraisal and staff performance. Budgeting theories and principles. Terminology, laws, rules, regulations, and policies governing area of assignment. Assigning and monitoring, evaluating and coordinating the work of others. Handling multiple tasks. Applying customer service techniques; resolving complex problems. Developing, implementing and enforcing office/departmental policies and procedures. Knowledge of proper English grammar, usage and spelling. Skill in learning office practices and procedures. Skill in operating office equipment. Skill in following clearly stated oral and written instructions or procedures. Skill in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships as required by work assignments Knowledge of basic accounting and mathematics. Keyboarding skills (speed required may vary according to position assignment). Word processing skills (knowledge of software programs varies according to position assignment). Oral and written communications skills. Interpersonal and human relations skills. Organizational skills. Problem-solving skills. Skill in prioritizing work load and adapting to changes in work load demand. Ability to focus and guide others in accomplishing work objectives; rewards and recognizes others, both formally and informally, in ways that motives them to achieve performance expectations. 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: Walking short distances Bending, stooping, twisting Reaching above and/or below shoulder Handling/grasping documents or equipment Sitting and/or standing for extended 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, computer screen data, see detail or color Repetitive motions for computer use Requires exertion of force of 50 pounds occasionally, 20 pounds frequently, and/or 10 pounds continuously to lift/carry/move files and documents Work is performed primarily in an office environment Incumbents may be: Exposed to potentially hazardous conditions when violent or hostile individuals Inclement weather and road/traffic hazards when traveling to off-site locations to attend meetings and to pick up/deliver information. OTHER POSITION RELATED INFORMATION Who May Apply : This position is open to the general public and internal County candidates. 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. Work hours for this position are Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Flexible hours and telework are available, as approved by management. Closing Date/Time: 9/23/2019 5:00 PM Pacific
Kitsap County Port Orchard, Washington, United States
Sep 09, 2019
Seasonal
OVERVIEW Kitsap County Auditor's Office, Elections Division, is seeking individuals who want to become engaged in the election process! We now seek a few more 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
Kitsap County Port Orchard, Washington, United States
Sep 07, 2019
Full Time
OVERVIEW APPLICATIONS ARE ONLY ACCEPTED VIA PUBLIC SAFETYTESTING! To apply: www.publicsafetytesting.com 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) 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: Continuous
Kitsap County Kitsap County, Washington, United States
Sep 07, 2019
Full Time
OVERVIEW IMPORTANT CANDIDATE INFORMATION: ENTRY LEVEL AND LATERAL APPLICATIONS ARE ONLY ACCEPTED VIA PUBLIC SAFETYTESTING! To apply: www.publicsafetytesting.com 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) 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: Continuous
Kitsap County Port Orchard, Washington, United States
Sep 06, 2019
Full Time
OVERVIEW KITSAP COUNTY COMMUNITY DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT (DCD) Kitsap County DCD seeks a 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. Please learn more about the department at our County webpage . 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 Two (2)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. 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, which may include testing for office and computer skills. This position is not eligible for overtime under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). The position is covered under a collective bargaining agreement. Incumbents may be required to work over 40 hours in a workweek. 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. Work hours for this position are normally Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. This position will be open until filled. First review of applications will be the week of September 16, 2018. In-person interviews of eligible candidates tentatively planned for September 26-27. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Kitsap County Port Orchard, Washington, United States
Sep 06, 2019
Full Time
OVERVIEW Kitsap County Sheriff's Office is looking for the best and brightest individuals who want to join our family. Kitsap County offers challenging and exciting careers at one of the most beautiful areas in Washington State. We love where we work and live. 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. At Kitsap County, the sky is the limit.What you do here really matters, so stand out, be bold and be your best self. Position Information The Sheriff's Office seeks to build a hiring register for Sheriff Support Specialists. Ideal candidates for these positions will be able to perform a broad range of moderately complex clerical, financial, and administrative duties for the assigned division. These duties include specialized office support activities that involve creating, maintaining, processing, recording, accessing, and releasing documents, files, and other information governed by strict laws, rules, and regulations QUALIFICATIONS FOR PERFORMANCE OF THE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Required Education and Experience High School Diploma or GED, and Three years specialized office, customer service,and clerical support work involving receptionist duties including answering phones and daily operation of a computer and heavy public contact, and Experience using Microsoft Word, and Excel in an office setting; or Any equivalent combination of experience and education that provides the applicant with the desired knowledge, skills, and ability required to perform the work. Preferred Education and Experience Clerical experience within a judicial or law enforcement agency. 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. In accordance with RCW 41.14.100, applicants must be a citizen of the United States who can read and write the English language. Pass multi-phased testing process including a credit and criminal background check through law enforcement agencies and a lie detection examination. 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 the Fleet Risk Control Policies in the operation of a motor vehicle on County business. Within one year of appointment, the successful candidate must: Possess Washington State ACCESS Certification Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Knowledge of: Standard office functions, methods, procedures and operation of standard office equipment. Record keeping, data entry and retrieval methods. Business English and arithmetic Legal requirements related to the work of the department or office assigned. Use of software including Microsoft Office. Acceptable telephone techniques. Skills and/or Ability to: Appear for scheduled work including shift work with regular and punctual attendance. Schedule and prioritize workflow to complete multiple tasks and meet regular deadlines. Maintain and uphold the upmost level of confidentiality where required. Perform a variety of tasks requiring a high level of accuracy and attention to detail. Learn and use the WACIC and NCIC software programs. Test for and maintain job-related certifications, such as ACCESS certification. Coordinate a variety of tasks. Take meeting minutes. Read, research, understand and interpret a variety of fiscal and legal documents. Interpret and apply laws, rules and regulations as they apply to the business function. Maintain a professional demeanor under heavy workload and stressful situations. Learn and operate the teletype and two way radio. Respond quickly, effectively and calmly in stressful and emergency situations. Type/keyboard efficiently and accurately at 40 WPM. Troubleshoot problems in assigned area of responsibility. Express ideas and convey information effectively both orally and in writing. Employ principles of good business correspondence. Research, prepare and maintain statistical and other records and reports. Adhere to Kitsap County Sheriff's Office policies, processes, guidelines, performance standards and expectations, including the Uniformed Crime Reporting guidelines. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with others using tact, courtesy and good judgment. Understand and execute oral and written instructions and procedures and apply available guidelines to varied operational requirements. Physically perform assigned duties. Work beyond normal working hours as required during peak workload periods. 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 a high stress office environment. Requires clear speaking and adequate hearing sufficient to communicate effectively and respond appropriately both in-person and on the telephone. Potentially hazardous conditions may be present when exposed to violent or hostile individuals. Work requires reviewing graphic incident reports, viewing of photos, video or other recordings of graphic crime scenes, taking emergency calls including from crime victims or a crime in progress, and encounters with victims, witnesses, and offenders in the office who may be very agitated, dangerous or difficult to work with. The incumbent must have the ability to quickly assess information and remain calm in extremely stressful situations. Shift work may be required. Positions in this class typically require: bending, stooping, reaching, handling/grasping documents, sitting and/or standing for extended periods of time, walking short distance, vision sufficient to read source materials and computer screen data and repetitive motions for computer use. Requires exertion of force of up to 30 pounds occasionally and/or 10 pounds frequently to lift/carry/move objects, files, and other materials. ILLUSTRATIVE EXAMPLE OF DUTIES Essential Job Functions (Depending on Job Assignment): Customer Service: Provide excellent customer service by assistingthe general public as a receptionist. Answer, call and process inquires and/or complaints and provide most current information, including applicable laws, regulations and ordinances pertaining to the business function. Receive and resolve operational problems.Fingerprint citizens for licensing, employment, schools, adoption, identification, etc. Interpret and apply laws, rules and regulations as they apply to the business function. Assist transient registered sex offenders with weekly check-in. Documentation management: Receive, review, prepare, type, organize, process, submit, route, distribute and file documents, which may include reports, civil paperwork, legal or court documents, correspondence, reports, grants, contracts, budget, agendas, and agenda summaries. Review and process reports that could contain graphic materials. Record and maintain the dissemination information as required and in accordance with applicable state and local laws and guidelines. Prepare and release documents for public disclosure within established time frames as per agency policy. Conduct NCIC validations. Maintain files ensuring that all documentation is filed appropriately and accessible. Files are maintained, archived and destroyed pursuant to Washington State retention schedule. Operate computer terminal/personal computer to enter and retrieve data. Assist with statistical analysis of Sheriff's Office activities including crime statistics sent to the FBI via Washington State (Washington Association of Sheriffs and Police Chiefs). Prioritize and organize work assignments effectively. Recommend policies and procedures as related to area of assignment to ensure effective operations in compliance with legal and other requirements and department goals and objectives. Fiscalduties (Money Handling): Receives payments for a variety of accounts and records the correct information. Quote service fees and receive payment for services.Accurately enters transactional data in to internal and external systems for services rendered. Incorporates accounting best practices and balances tills against systems accordingly. Resolves and/or assists in resolving monetary conflicts when they arise. Calculate and verify daily deposits in conjunction with fiscal division. Departmental Coordination Maintain rosters and registers such as the Patrol Division Personnel Roster or Deputy Activity Register. Screen the Register for information and type reports from the contents. Prepare and coordinate Deputy shift rotation schedules. Schedule and post for sign-up approved off-duty work for deputies. Fill open assignments by posting off-duty work or by paging deputies as needed. Coordinate payment of Deputies for off-duty work. Monitor base-station radio to receive and dispatch requests from and to Field Personnel. Monitor and respond to National Emergency System calls. Maintain contact with CENCOM dispatchers via direct line and computer-aided dispatch terminal to coordinate information. Coordinate a various other tasks. Attend meetings within and away from the workplace Other Job Duties: Assist in conducting equipment inventories. Appear in court to testify, as summoned. Perform a variety of tasks requiring a high level of accuracy and attention to detail. Learn and utilize various law enforcement databases to conduct research for background checks.Test for and maintain job-related certifications, such as ACCESS certification.Read, research, understand and interpret a variety of fiscal and legal documents. Take meeting minutes. Troubleshoot problems in assigned area of responsibility. Provide training to subordinates or fellow employees in departmental procedures or operation of machines and equipment. 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 is covered under a collective bargaining agreement with the Sheriff's Support Services Guild. 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. Employees must wear the office issued uniform for Support Services Guild Members. The Sheriff's Office is a critical 24/7 public safety agency which operates in all weather and emergency conditions. The incumbent may be required to respond regardless of external factors.Must be willing and able to work at any shift at any Sheriff's Office location within Kitsap County (Port Orchard, Kingston and Silverdale; including within a secure correctional facility). RECRUITMENT PROCESS: This position is being posted to add to a current register that will be expiring and to create a newhiring register for future openings in the Kitsap County Sheriff's Office.In order to qualify for a position on the hiring register, you are required to successfully pass the following requirements:Review of qualifications; clerical examination which includes data entry, customer service and other clericalexaminations; and oral board interviews.An applicant must successfully pass each examination requirement before being able to proceed to the next process.Notification will besent to all qualified applicants that will include the actual date, time, and location for when they are scheduled to take the tests. WRITTEN EXAMINATION: Our written (computer)assessments are now available online. Kitsap County does offer onsite testing to candidates that do not have the ability to take the online testing. Qualified candidates will be sent a link to complete the online testing during the week of 23 September 2019,and candidates must complete the online test within 5 days of receipt of the invitation to test. Accommodationswill be offeredto candidates that do not have the ability to testat home or remotely.The minimum passing score for this examination is set at 70%.However, only 12 candidates with the highest passing score will be eligible to continue in the process. The written exams reflect 60% of the applicants overall score. ORAL BOARD INTERVIEWS : The oral board interview score reflect 40% of the applicants overall score. Oral board interviews are tentatively scheduled for the first week of October 2019. HIRING REGISTER : When an applicant on the hiring register is offered permanent employment it is contingent upon the applicant successfully passing a polygraph examination, psychological and a complete reference and background investigation, executive board interview and any other process deemed necessary (which may include medical and psychological)by the Sheriff's Office. Any conviction record may be disqualifying. The term of the hiring register shall normally be for six (6) months and in no event longer than two (2) years. 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: 9/20/2019 11:59 PM Pacific
Kitsap County Port Orchard, Washington, United States
Aug 19, 2019
Variable Shift
OVERVIEW KITSAP COUNTY JUVENILE AND FAMILY SERVICES DO WHAT YOU LOVE AND SERVE THE CITIZENS WHERE YOU LIVE Kitsap County Juvenile and Family Services is seeking an on-call Custody Investigator to performfamily investigative work for the SuperiorCourt. If you have experience conducting investigations, writing investigation case reports, working with families while settingappropriate boundaries and working as part of a team whostrives to reach forthe best possible outcomes for children and families that live in Kitsap County, we want you to apply! Position Overview This position performs specialized family investigative work for the Superior Court. Investigators are appointed by the Superior Court and are expected to apply specialized knowledge and skills and use independent judgment and initiative to plan, organize and conduct a time-sensitive custody investigation. The Custody Investigator generally works independently and is generally discharged by the Superior Court following a hearing upon their written report and recommendation. Supervision usually consists of a statement of desired objectives, discussion of unusual problems and review of results obtained. We are looking for anindividual who has previous experienceas a Guardian Ad Litem or CASA workeror investigating child custody related cases in a law enforcement or social services setting. The ideal candidate will have the ability to be flexible with their scheduling commitments, as the number ofcasesfluctuate from month to month. The candidate we are looking for will be committed to obtaining factual information regarding their assigned case andkeeping thechildren's best interest at the forefront. QUALIFICATIONS FOR PERFORMANCE OF THE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Required Education and Experience Bachelor's Degree in criminal justice, social science, health science or behavioral science or a closely related field from a college or university accredited by an agency recognized by the US Department of Education or equivalent; AND Experience as a Guardian Ad Litem/CASA worker; OR Four(4)years of specifically related child custody/child welfare investigative experience in law enforcement and/or social services work. Preferred Education and Experience One year ofexperience as a Guardian Ad Litem/CASA worker. 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, 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/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. 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, with fingerprinting,through law enforcement agencies. Once a conditionaloffer of employmenthas been madeto the successful candidate, they will be required to pass both apsychological examination and polygraph prior to final offer of employment being extended. 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 the Fleet Risk Control Policies in the operation of a motor vehicle on County business. Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Knowledge of: The principles, practices and techniques of effective investigation. Applicable laws and regulations and Superior Court procedures. Conflict resolution principles and techniques. Interviewing techniques and practices as they relate to both adults and children. Indications and signs of sexual and/or physical abuse of children. Indications and signs of drug and alcohol abuse and/or mental health issues. Family systems and family dynamics. Available state, local and community resources. Modern office practices and procedures including Standard English usage and legal terminology used in report writing. 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.) Work is performed in multiple environments including, but not limited to, office, courtroom, schools, community, private homes, and work locations of involved parties. Visual acuity when conducting investigations. Clear speaking and adequate hearing sufficient to communicate effectively and respond appropriately in-person and/or on the telephone Incumbents may be: Exposed to physical hazards when dealing in highly emotional and stressful situations with potentially volatile or violent individuals or when visiting private locations. 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: Plan, organize and initiate a child custody investigation upon receiving appointment to the case by the Superior Court. Determine steps to be taken to gather all relevant information and prepare a written recommendation to the Court within limited time frames, typically 5-7 weeks. Utilize appropriate techniques to effectively interview parents, children and other parties (such as social service agency workers) to gather factual information related to the custody case assigned. Observe child and parent behavior, home conditions and other evidence. Seek and gather information from various sources readily available. Analyze collected information to reach a conclusion as to actual circumstances which are or would be in the child(ren)'s best interest. Work within and has knowledge of the applicable sections of the Washington State Law. Make notations in case files of all investigatory steps taken to document facts gathered in support of recommendations made to the Superior Court. Prepare a written investigation case report and submit a recommendation to the Superior Court Judge regarding issues of visitation, temporary and/or permanent placement of the child(ren), as well as other general recommendations in the best interests of the child(ren) 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 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. 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 positionvary by appointed case. This on-call position is open until filled. Weekly screenings will begin the week of 8/26/19. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Kitsap County Bremerton, Washington, United States
Aug 19, 2019
Full Time
OVERVIEW If you have a desire to make a difference in your community and you want to love where you work...an exciting new career in our Parks Department is waiting for you! Our ideal candidatewill have aproven background in marketing and outreach,writing and managing grants,andsupervising staff. They will beresults driven and have the ability to build strong community relations anda strong team to serve the community ! Position Summary An employee in this classification is responsible for creating a strategic plan to market the facilities and events at the Kitsap County Parks Department, concentrating efforts on the County Fairground and Events Center. The individual will supervise, manage, coordinate and develop policies around contracting, grant, permitting, events management and facilities maintenance. The individual will be responsible for project/event management. Will supervise staff and/or contracted service providers. The individual will be a member of the leadership team and will coordinate with the leadership team on a department policy, budget, staff and operational issues. QUALIFICATIONS FOR PERFORMANCE OF THE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelors Degree in Parks & Recreation, Leisure Services, Marketing, Communications or related field; and Four years of experience in creating strategic special eventmarketing plans andoutreach, facility management, hospitality, community outreach, writing and managing grants, and contract administration; and One year of supervisory experience. Any equivalent combination of experience and education that provides the applicant with the desired knowledge, skills and ability required to perform the work. PREFERRED EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, OR QUALIFICATIONS: Experience working with coordinating events and facility rentals. Sales and outreach of facility rentals. 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/sites/default/files/FSA/bccu/documents/Secretary%27sCrimesListforALLPrograms.pdf 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 and in the field, and may be required to lift at least 20 pounds. ILLUSTRATIVE EXAMPLE OF DUTIES In this role, you will have the opportunity to: Marketing and Outreach Coordinate major marketing and communications campaigns in an effort to recruit, plan, organize, schedule, coordinate and increase revenue for the parks department through usage of the fairgrounds and event center. Create themes and concepts for public information projects; evaluate effectiveness of programs and activities. Develop program goals and objectives for recruiting efforts. Analyze, monitor and measure outcomes of the marketing and recruiting efforts. Conduct customer surveys and market trend analysis. Identifying organizational and community needs and goals by gathering and analyzing data, using expertise in communications, education, social marketing, and/or behavior change to independently develop and implement programs that support achievement of department revenue goals and objectives. Coordinate with the communication staff to develop deliverables for the marketing campaigns (brochures, social media, adverting, etc.) Responsible for responding to and investigating inquiries and complaints and finding a resolution. Facility/Project/Program Management: Research and development of grant applications, budgeting, policy, planning, data collection, analysis and reporting in area of assignment/program. Procure bids and develop contracts for consultative services. Prepares specifications, cost and quantity estimates, bid documents, requests for proposals, contracts, and scopes of work to manage relevant contracts. Oversee the contracts and permitting process for parks facilities rentals. Analyze data and prepare related statistical and/or narrative reports to ensure compliance with permit requirements and laws. Work with fiscal staff to analyze effectiveness of fee structure. Supervision and Coordination: Coach, develop, assign, review and approve the work of subordinate staff; investigate issues involving subordinates and recommend resolution; recommend hiring, promotional and disciplinary actions; approve leave requests and overtime; provide adequate coverage during staff absences. Coordinate activities of events and maintenance staff and schedules, determine methods for expediting workflow and coordinating events. Works with staff to provide high quality customer experience. Develop analytical reports for monitoring and reporting work load. Coordinate facility set up for events and activities. 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. Work hours for this position are Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.Flexible hours are available, as approved by management. Closing Date/Time:
Kitsap County Kitsap County, Washington, United States
Aug 07, 2019
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 willbe 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 utilizedto establish a hiring register. Hiring registers are valid for only six months. Kitsap County Public Works Kitsap County Public WorksDepartmentisdedicated tomaking our communities better and safer places to live, work, and play . For more information about our Public Works Roads division please see the website at: http://www.kitsapgov.com/pw/roads.htm M&O Worker (Apprentice) $16.98-$23.41 Under the direction of the assigned supervisor, the incumbents are trainingto be able tolearna wide variety of manual labor duties in the maintenance and construction of County roads and bridges. Successful incumbents may progress to the technician level upon receiving a satisfactory review, required certifications/licenses, successful completion of on the job training, and meeting all requirements of the M&O Technician position. M&O Technician (2nd level/Experienced) $20.45-$28.18 Under the direction of the assigned supervisor, the incumbents are responsible for performing a wide variety of manual labor duties in the maintenance and construction of County roads and bridges which includes progressively responsible semi-skilled to skilled tasks.The work involves heavy physical labor performed over extended periods of time, often under unfavorable working conditions and in inclement weather.Assignments involve responsibility for safe operation of equipment, Countytrucksand safety of others working in the immediate area. *Candidates may be hired into the higher classification (M&O Technician) if they meet all requirements at the time of appointment. QUALIFICATIONS FOR PERFORMANCE OF THE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS M&O WORKER Required Education and Experience High School Diploma (or GED); and Six months of experience in road maintenance or construction, farming, forestry, landscaping or any other labor intensive work experience that directly involves the skills required to operate machinery, small tools, power tools, vehicles or equipment is required; OR Any equivalent combination of experience and education which provides the applicant with the desired knowledge, skills and ability required to perform the work. Preferred Experience Experience performing road maintenance, construction and drainage installation and repair work. M&O TECHNICIAN Required Education and Experience High School Diploma (or GED); and Twelve months of experience in road maintenance or construction, farming, forestry, landscaping or any other labor intensive work experience that directly involves the skills required to operate machinery, small tools, power tools, vehicles or equipment is required. Required Licenses, Certificates, Examinations/Tests and Other Requirements The incumbent is responsible for obtaining and maintaining all the following required licenses, certifications and other requirements. Prior to employment 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/test 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. Within 30 days of employment, the successful candidate must: Possess a CDL permit and medical card. Within 12 months of employment, the successful candidate must: Possess current Washington State Traffic Flagging certification. Possess current Washington State Industrial First Aide 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: Category 1: Driver operates County-owned vehicle. 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 Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities : Knowledge of : The basic/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 safe practices as applied to the work performed. Skills and/or Ability to : Appear for scheduled work with regular, reliable and punctual attendance. Establish and maintain cooperative, effective, and productive working relationships using tact, patience and courtesy with co-workers, supervisors, and the general public. Complete tasks within prescribed timeframes. Work all shifts including swing, graveyard, holiday, and weekend. Learnand performa wide variety of manual labor tasks. Operate various types of road equipment, heavy trucks and tools. Understand and carry out oral and written instructions. Work out of doors for extended periods under unfavorable working and inclement weather conditions. Operate equipment and tools such as motor vehicles, shovels, rakes, asphalt and concrete tools safely. Demonstrate sufficient strength, agility and dexterity to perform the work of the position. Apply the safety precautions associated with the occupational hazards of the work performed. Perform manual labor under uncomfortable or adverse conditions. 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.) Perform manual labor 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 maintaining roads and road rights of way, clearing roadbeds, and picking up litter and debris. 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 50 lbs. occasionally, and/or up to 35 pounds frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds continually to lift/carry/move objects and to operate a variety of power equipment. 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 (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 : Dig ditches, clean culverts, cut brush and weeds. Repair roadways, roadway shoulders and related structures, such as bridges and guard rails.Patch, sweep, fill holes and level surfaces. Assist in installation of drainage facilities. Flag traffic and place traffic cones and other devices to insure a smooth flow of traffic (upon certification). Load and unload supplies, equipment and other materials. Perform preventative maintenance on equipment and hand tools. May operate County vehicles, light equipment in transporting, and single-axle trucks. May operate commercial vehicles upon completion of requirements and possession of the appropriate Class A driver's license. Promote good safety and public relations practices. Other Job Duties : May work with striping crew. Perform other manual labor duties as required. OTHER POSITION RELATED INFORMATION Who May Apply : This position is open to the general public. Applications will be screened for qualifications and completion of all the required materials and forms. The most competitive applicants may be contacted for further steps in the selection process, which may include testing for office and computer skills. 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. Please note: Candidates thatinterviewed for this position within the last six months and apply again theirpriorinterview scores would be applied. Closing Date/Time:
Kitsap County Kitsap County, Washington, United States
Aug 07, 2019
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
Jun 28, 2019
Full Time
OVERVIEW Become a part of the Kitsap County Team! Do what you love, while serving the citizens where you live. Information Services is the central information technologyhub for Kitsap County, located in the County Courthouse. The group provides technology infrastructure, development, support and network solutions to all County departments and some other local government entities. We have an exciting opportunity for a Network Engineer to join our team. The incumbent will provide engineering support, primarily in a Microsoft Windows, Cisco, and Check Point Security environment. This position is the technical IT contact for all CJI audits for the County, and supports network infrastructure in a complex LAN/WAN environment. The ideal candidate will be highly technically skilled, with the ability to operate independently while exercising considerable judgment within departmental policies. Must have thorough knowledge ofnetwork infrastructure,protocol analyzers, and expert level knowledge of Ethernet, TCP/IP, Cisco routers and switches, and current networking protocols and topologies with MS Enterprise System Suite. QUALIFICATIONS FOR PERFORMANCE OF THE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Required Education and Experience Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Business Administration, Mathematics, or closely related field. Four years of progressively responsible experience in the design and engineering of enterprisenetwork environments Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) or equivalent competency/training is preferred. Must obtain CCNP within 6 months of hire. Checkpoint Firewall Administrator (CCSA) or equivalent competency,SANS Security Training, andEthical Hacker Training are preferred Any equivalent combination of experience and education that provides the applicant with the desired knowledge, skills, and abilities required to perform the work. Must have enterprise level experienceconfiguring and deploying Cisco core switches and routers, administrating local and wide area networks; configuring network encryption; creating and configuring VLANs; andcreating VPNs.Experience conforming to CJIS policies is preferred. Driving Requirements The successful incumbent must meet the driving requirements of this position. 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 : 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 accessto 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, 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/sites/default/files/FSA/bccu/documents/Secretary%27sCrimesListforALLPrograms.pdf PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS (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 primarilyin an office setting. Travel may be required to work at remote County sites. ILLUSTRATIVE EXAMPLE OF DUTIES In this role, you will have opportunity to: Maintain and support a fleet of data network switches - routers, firewalls, and other security edge appliance equipment. Accomplish version upgrades and security patches, maintain and support local and wide area (LAN/WAN) regional network, to include Internet (ISP) and Inter-Governmental to State (IGN) redundancy and alternate path routing. Provide third-tier support to Network Administrator, I/S Customer Service Technicians, and Programmer/Analysts to assist in their support of County staff, cities, junior districts, health districts, fire districts, and law enforcement agencies. Evaluate new platforms and technologies as they relate to the county's technological and budgetary requirements. Collect, analyze, and report on operational and performance data for use in maintenance, tuning,and capacity planning. Provide disaster recovery support for the county data network. Develop and maintain appropriatenetwork documentation. 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) Covered under a collective bargaining agreement. 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. Work hours for this position are Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Flexible hours are available, as approved by management. This position is open until filled. It will be screened weekly, with the first screening the week of 2/18/19. Posting modified on 2/15/19 to remove the sentence "supports software using MS Active Director, MS Exchange, and VMWare virtual services" from the summary of the position. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Kitsap County Bremerton, Washington, United States
Jun 08, 2019
Full Time
OVERVIEW Kitsap County Coroner's Office is seeking a seasoned professional to serve the county as the nextForensic Pathologist! The ideal candidate will have experience working in a Coroner's Office or Medical Examiners Office as a Forensic Pathologist. Nationally Accredited Agency with anInternational Association of Coroners and MedicalExaminers. Position Information Performs investigations to determine cause(s) of sudden, unexpected, violent, suspicious or unnatural deaths using forensic medical knowledge, expertise and techniques. This position is at-will. QUALIFICATIONS FOR PERFORMANCE OF THE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Required Education and Experience Certification as a forensic pathologist by the American board of pathology; or a qualified physician eligible to take the American board of pathology exam in forensic pathology within one year of being appointed. A physician specializing in pathology who is appointed to the position of forensic pathologist and who is not certified as a forensic pathologist must pass the pathology exam within three years of the appointment. Licensed as a Physician and Surgeon by the State of Washington. If not currently licensed by the State of Washington, Licensure must be obtained prior to the start of employment. Preferred Experience Experience working in a Coroner's Office or Medical Examiners Office as a Forensic Pathologist. 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 a Category 2 : Driver operates a personal vehicle as an essential function for official 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/sites/default/files/FSA/bccu/documents/Secretary%27sCrimesListforALLPrograms.pdf Required Licenses, Certificates, Examinations/Tests and Other Requirements The incumbent is responsible for obtaining and maintaining all the following required licenses, certifications and other requirements. Prior to employment, the successful candidate must: Submit official certification. 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 medical evaluation that includes a physical, audiometric testing, respirator testing, andpsychological exam. ILLUSTRATIVE EXAMPLE OF DUTIES Perform autopsy examinations; transcribe findings. Confer with attorneys and provide accurate testimony in court. Participate in regular review of cases accepted by the deputy coroners following death investigations, including decisions about jurisdiction and type of examination. Provide technical support and training for those staff performing forensic autopsy technician duties. Knowledge/Skills/Abilities (May vary by position) 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. Perform autopsies Testify in court Execute the policy directives of the governing authority in an effective and timely manner Understand the problems surrounding the notification of the next of kin and application of methods of assistance Direct the development and implementation of office procedures and standards and evaluate their efficiency Plan, direct, and evaluate the work of subordinates Understand and follow written and verbal instructions Work effectively and productively with others Communicate effectively verbally and in writing to audiences of various social, cultural, ethnic, educational, and economic backgrounds Effectively coordinate, perform, and complete multiple duties and assignments concurrently, and in a timely manner Meet the travel requirements of the position Physically perform the essential job functions of the classification Successfully complete all required background investigations Travel to death locations, if needed Take calls from home after regular office hours.Ability to make independent judgments and initiate appropriate action. Ability to safely drive Coroner's Office vehicles. Additional education, licenses, certifications and other requirements determined to be necessary to meet the business needs of the employing unit may be required. OTHER POSITION RELATED INFORMATION Who May Apply : This position is open to the general public. Applications will be screened for qualifications and completion of all the required materials and forms. The most competitive applicants may be contacted for further steps in the selection process, which may include testing for office and computer skills. This position is classified as exempt from overtime under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) This position is classified as "at will."Incumbent's continued employment is at the discretion of the Coroner. 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. This position is open until filled. Closing Date/Time:
Kitsap County Port Orchard, Washington, United States
Apr 30, 2019
Full Time
OVERVIEW Make a difference in your community! Kitsap County Juvenile and Family Court Services is seeking committed individuals who have a passion for working with youth as a Juvenile Detention Officer. If you are committed to providing innovative, comprehensive and effective services to youth, families, schools and the community and have a professional and caring demeanor, this careermight be right for you! We have an exciting opportunity for Juvenile Detention Officer toto join our team.Incumbents in this position provide supervision and care of juveniles placed in the Kitsap County Detention Facility. Responsibilities includeproviding direction and guidance to juveniles, as well as disciplining when appropriate,and in accordance with well-defined procedures.If you have experience working with youth, are able to set appropriate boundaries, value diversity, and feel that every individual has the ability to succeed, then this may be the position for you! To learn more about Kitsap County and Juvenile and Family Court Services please visit our website at: https://spf.kitsapgov.com/juv/Pages/default.aspx To learn more about Washington State Criminal Justice Training Commission and the Academy please visit their website at: https://fortress.wa.gov/cjtc/www/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=408&Itemid=262 QUALIFICATIONS FOR PERFORMANCE OF THE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Required Education and Experience High School diploma; AND Two years offull-time experience working indetention, security,residential treatment, military security or supervision, or closely related field Must be at least 21 years of age. Preferred Education, Experience or Other Qualifications Associate's or Bachelor's Degree in the Criminal Justice, Social Sciences, Law Enforcement or related field from a college or university accredited by an agency recognized by the US Department of Education. Must have at least one year of working with youth in either a volunteer or professional capacity 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 a copy of their State employment driving record abstract 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. Pass a comprehensive background investigation/criminal background check which includes fingerprinting through law enforcement agencies. Pass all job-related examinations/tests necessary to demonstrate required knowledge, skills and abilities, in a multi-phase testing process. These tests may include, but are not limited to, physical agility, written, oral, skill, medical examination, polygraph, and psychological examination. Within 30 days after employment the successful candidate must : Complete Bloodborne/Airborne Pathogens training and receive Hepatitis B vaccine or sign a waiver. Complete a Tuberculosis Test (and yearly thereafter). Possess and submit a copy of a valid and current CPR/First Aid Certificate. Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Knowledge of basic principles of human behavior and adolescent psychology, Knowledge of basic self defense techniques and security precautions, Knowledge ofmethods of data collection, documentation and report writing, Knowledge of and ability to preform First aid and CPR treatment. Skill in applyingconstructive techniques in communicating instructions and procedural information to detainees and others. Skill in planning andorganizing work and completing tasks within prescribed timeframes. Ability to appear for scheduled work with regular, reliable and punctual attendance. Ability to work a non-traditional work schedule, including irregular hours and possibly irregular days and be subject to on-call responsibility. Ability to establish and maintain cooperative, effective, and productive working relationships using tact, patience and courtesy. Ability to understand, learn, enforce in a positive manner, and comply with facility policies and procedures. Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing. Ability to exercise sound judgment and respond appropriately to emergency situations in an institutional setting. Ability to maintain routine paper and computer records. Ability to maintain a consistently fair attitude toward detained juveniles while exercising authority under demanding situations. Ability to maintain current CPR and First Aid certifications. Ability to successfully complete and pass all required tests, examinations and training. 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 : Twisting, stooping, bending, squatting, kneeling, crawling, climbing, crouching, sitting, standing, walking and reaching (over shoulders, at waist and below waist) in the course of the job. Adequate vision to observe the behavior of detainees and assess the safety and security of the facility. Adequate hearing to monitor all radio communications for safety and security of the facility, workers, and incarcerated youth. Repetitive motions when manually completing required logs/reports. Speaking/talking when communicating with juvenile detainees. Exertion of force of up to 50 pounds occasionally, and/or up to 20 pounds frequently and/or 10 pounds constantly to move objects. Incumbents may be : Subject to exposure to physical hazards such as: restricted work areas or blood and body fluids requiring the use of safe biohazard and blood borne pathogen prevention methods. Exposed to potentially violent or hostile individuals in volatile and dangerous situations within the facility which require sufficient strength and flexibility to physically subdue a juvenile weighing over 100 pounds. 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 : Monitor eating, bathing and dressing of juveniles; search quarters and new admissions for contraband and hazardous items; escort juveniles to areas of the Departments buildings. Maintain safety of the pod on assigned shift; assure security procedures are followed; screen approved visitors. Provide supportive encouragement and guidance to youth on a personal basis, utilizing the opportunities afforded during direct supervision pod assignments either in one-to-one or small group situations, and give instruction, advice and assistance on personal problems. Observe and record behavior; physically control disturbed juveniles; respond to emergency situations; make regular security checks on rooms and facilities; discipline juveniles for rule infraction. Prepare a file on each juvenile admitted to the facility and maintain a written shift record of activities of juveniles.Create a computer record of admission and release of each juvenile in computer system. Maintain orderly appearance of assigned area; launder clothing and bedding utilizing hazardous waste protocol if needed; dispense health and grooming items. Assist the arresting law enforcement officer or intake officer in admitting or releasing juveniles from the facility. Collect data on juveniles to compile social history; provide data for use in diagnosis and Court reports; participate with the supervisor in preparing diagnostic/behavioral reports. Central control and lead post pod position includes responsibility for all internal movement, control and security; monitoring of all two-way radio communications and all camera and security systems. Assist juveniles in cultivating appropriate social, behavioral, and interpersonal skills and attitudes useful in community living; lead recreational activities and give instruction in games. Respond to inquiries within scope of knowledge or transfer inquiries to supervisor. OTHER POSITION RELATED INFORMATION This position is: 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. Classified as eligible for overtime under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) Covered under a collective bargaining agreement. 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. Work hours will vary, depending on assigned shift. Employees in this department are considered essential employees and must report to work regardless of inclement weather or other conditions. Open until filled and the applications received for this recruitment may bereviewedforfuture openings. If you are having technical difficulties, creating, accessing or completing your application, please call NEOGOV toll-free at (855) 525-5627 or email support@neogov.com. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Kitsap County Port Orchard, Washington, United States
Mar 30, 2019
Variable Shift
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. Make a difference in your community! Kitsap County Juvenile and Family Court Services is looking to create an extra help roster for all shifts. We are seeking committed individuals who have a passion for working with youth as a Juvenile Detention Officer. If you are committed to providing innovative, comprehensive and effective services to youth, families, schools and the community and have a professional and caring demeanor, this career might be right for you! We have an exciting opportunity for Juvenile Detention Officer to join our team. Incumbents in this position provide supervision and care of juveniles placed in the Kitsap County Detention Facility. Responsibilities include providing direction and guidance to juveniles, as well as disciplining when appropriate, and in accordance with well-defined procedures. If you have experience working with youth, are able to set appropriate boundaries, value diversity, and feel that every individual has the ability to succeed, then this may be the position for you! To learn more about Kitsap County and Juvenile and Family Court Services please visit our website at: https://spf.kitsapgov.com/juv/Pages/default.aspx To learn more about Washington State Criminal Justice Training Commission and the Academy please visit their website at: https://fortress.wa.gov/cjtc/www/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=408&Itemid=262 QUALIFICATIONS FOR PERFORMANCE OF THE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Required Education and Experience High School diploma; AND Two years offull-time experience workingin detention, security,residential treatment, military security or supervision, or closely related field. Must be at least 21 years of age. Preferred Education, Experience or Other Qualifications Associate's or Bachelor's Degree in the Criminal Justice, Social Sciences, Law Enforcement or related field from a college or university accredited by an agency recognized by the US Department of Education. Must have at least one year of working with youth in either a volunteer or professional capacity. 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 a copy of their State employment driving record abstract 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. Pass a comprehensive background investigation/criminal background check which includes fingerprinting through law enforcement agencies. Pass all job-related examinations/tests necessary to demonstrate required knowledge, skills and abilities, in a multi-phase testing process. These tests may include, but are not limited to, physical agility, written, oral, skill, medical examination, polygraph, and psychological examination. Within 30 days after employment the successful candidate must : Complete Bloodborne/Airborne Pathogens training and receive Hepatitis B vaccine or sign a waiver. Complete a Tuberculosis Test (and yearly thereafter). Possess and submit a copy of a valid and current CPR/First Aid Certificate. Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Knowledge of basic principles of human behavior and adolescent psychology, Knowledge of basic self defense techniques and security precautions, Knowledge ofmethods of data collection, documentation and report writing, Knowledge of and ability to preform First aid and CPR treatment. Skill in applyingconstructive techniques in communicating instructions and procedural information to detainees and others. Skill in planning andorganizing work and completing tasks within prescribed timeframes. Ability to appear for scheduled work with regular, reliable and punctual attendance. Ability to work a non-traditional work schedule, including irregular hours and possibly irregular days and be subject to on-call responsibility. Ability to establish and maintain cooperative, effective, and productive working relationships using tact, patience and courtesy. Ability to understand, learn, enforce in a positive manner, and comply with facility policies and procedures. Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing. Ability to exercise sound judgment and respond appropriately to emergency situations in an institutional setting. Ability to maintain routine paper and computer records. Ability to maintain a consistently fair attitude toward detained juveniles while exercising authority under demanding situations. Ability to maintain current CPR and First Aid certifications. Ability to successfully complete and pass all required tests, examinations and training. 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 : Twisting, stooping, bending, squatting, kneeling, crawling, climbing, crouching, sitting, standing, walking and reaching (over shoulders, at waist and below waist) in the course of the job. Adequate vision to observe the behavior of detainees and assess the safety and security of the facility. Adequate hearing to monitor all radio communications for safety and security of the facility, workers, and incarcerated youth. Repetitive motions when manually completing required logs/reports. Speaking/talking when communicating with juvenile detainees. Exertion of force of up to 50 pounds occasionally, and/or up to 20 pounds frequently and/or 10 pounds constantly to move objects. Incumbents may be : Subject to exposure to physical hazards such as: restricted work areas or blood and body fluids requiring the use of safe biohazard and blood borne pathogen prevention methods. Exposed to potentially violent or hostile individuals in volatile and dangerous situations within the facility which require sufficient strength and flexibility to physically subdue a juvenile weighing over 100 pounds. ILLUSTRATIVE EXAMPLE OF DUTIES Essential Job Functions : Monitor eating, bathing and dressing of juveniles; search quarters and new admissions for contraband and hazardous items; escort juveniles to areas of the Departments buildings. Maintain safety of the pod on assigned shift; assure security procedures are followed; screen approved visitors. Provide supportive encouragement and guidance to youth on a personal basis, utilizing the opportunities afforded during direct supervision pod assignments either in one-to-one or small group situations, and give instruction, advice and assistance on personal problems. Observe and record behavior; physically control disturbed juveniles; respond to emergency situations; make regular security checks on rooms and facilities; discipline juveniles for rule infraction. Prepare a file on each juvenile admitted to the facility and maintain a written shift record of activities of juveniles.Create a computer record of admission and release of each juvenile in computer system. Maintain orderly appearance of assigned area; launder clothing and bedding utilizing hazardous waste protocol if needed; dispense health and grooming items. Assist the arresting law enforcement officer or intake officer in admitting or releasing juveniles from the facility. Collect data on juveniles to compile social history; provide data for use in diagnosis and Court reports; participate with the supervisor in preparing diagnostic/behavioral reports. Central control and lead post pod position includes responsibility for all internal movement, control and security; monitoring of all two-way radio communications and all camera and security systems. Assist juveniles in cultivating appropriate social, behavioral, and interpersonal skills and attitudes useful in community living; lead recreational activities and give instruction in games. Respond to inquiries within scope of knowledge or transfer inquiries to supervisor. OTHER POSITION RELATED INFORMATION This position is: 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. Classified as eligible for overtime under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) Covered under the Kitsap County Extra Help Policy. 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. Work hours will vary, depending on assigned shift. Employees in this department are considered essential employees and must report to work regardless of inclement weather or other conditions. Open until filled and the applications received for this recruitment may bereviewedforfuture openings. If you are having technical difficulties, creating, accessing or completing your application, please call NEOGOV toll-free at (855) 525-5627 or email support@neogov.com. Closing Date/Time: Continuous