County of Colusa

The County of Colusa, nestled in the heart of the Sacramento Valley approximately 60 miles north of Sacramento and 100 miles northeast of the San Francisco Bay Area, is a vibrant community rich in history and tradition and, offering a wonderful environment in which to live, work and play.  The County, with approximately 22,000 residents, includes two incorporated cities; Colusa, which is the county seat, and Williams.  The local economy is largely agriculturally based producing crops valued at more than $900 million each year and exporting farm commodities throughout the United States and to about seventy countries worldwide. 

County government business is still conducted within the antebellum court house which was built in 1861 and has operated continuously ever since. The County’s    annual General Fund budget is roughly $28 million; the total budget is about $78 million.  The workforce is comprised of  approximately 350 full-time equivalent positions that are assigned to five represented bargaining units. 

Colusa County also offers many diverse outdoor recreational opportunities and is considered to be a sportsman’s paradise. The Sacramento River meanders through the County.  Portions of five national protected areas are located within the county: Butte Sink Wildlife Refuge; Colusa National Wildlife Refuge; Delevan National Wildlife Refuge; Mendocino National Forest and; Sacramento National Wildlife Refuge. Recreational opportunities such as hiking, bird watching, camping and water sports abound. The Sacramento River and local lakes, offer world class fishing
 

 

 

25 job(s) at County of Colusa

County Of Colusa Colusa, CA, USA
Oct 07, 2021
Full Time
ABOUT THE POSITION Under general supervision, assists the department in performing agricultural and weights and measures related duties and special projects as directed.
County Of Colusa Colusa, CA, USA
Oct 07, 2021
Full Time
To perform a variety of social services to both individuals and groups; perform bilingual services to community groups if assigned.    
County Of Colusa Colusa, CA, USA
Oct 05, 2021
Full Time
Office Assistant I Knowledge of: English usage, spelling, grammar, and punctuation. Basic office procedures, methods, and computer equipment. Basic principles and procedures of record keeping. Ability to: Learn and correctly interpret and apply the policies and procedures of the function to which assigned. Perform routine clerical work including maintenance of appropriate records and compiling information for reports. Type or word process at a speed necessary for successful job performance. Operate a variety of office machines. Understand and carry out oral and written directions. Perform routine mathematical calculations. Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work. Office Assistant II In addition to the qualifications of Office Assistant I: Knowledge of: Modern office procedures, methods, and computer equipment. Fundamental principles and procedures of record keeping. Ability to: Perform general clerical work including maintenance of appropriate records and compiling information for reports. Perform independent organization of assignments. Operate a variety of office machines including a word processor.
County of Colusa Colusa, CA, USA
Sep 28, 2021
Full Time
RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES Important responsibilities and duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Construct and repair bridges, culverts and drain pipes; inspect bridges and culverts; form, pour and finish concrete; install guard rails. Perform minor repairs on equipment and report the need for major repairs; check and adjust fluid level; change oil; grease and lubricate moving parts as required. Prune trees and brush; operate boom truck, chipper machine and chain saws; clean and maintain roadside; clean ditches and culverts. Prepare mix for patching roads, overlays and shoulders; spread asphalt and asphalt base in patching, repairing and reconstructing roads, overlays and shoulders. Perform additional construction and maintenance tasks including concrete work; oil spreading; building fences; jack-hammering and a variety of repair activities. Clean, maintain and operate power tools, welder and other tools. Install temporary construction signs; direct and control traffic around work sites. Operate heavy power-driven equipment on a relief training basis. Perform related duties and responsibilities as required.
County of Colusa Colusa County Behavioral Health Services, Carson Street, Colusa, CA, USA
Sep 28, 2021
Full Time
RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES Important responsibilities and duties (all levels) may include, but are not limited to, the following: Participates in the intake process and the evaluation of problems presented by potential clients; develops appropriate treatment plans. Maintains client records in an electronic health record. Provides counseling services to children and adults with mental health disorders, and their family members, when appropriate utilizing individual, group, marital or family treatment methods. Provides prevention and education services in schools and other community agencies. Interprets and explains to community groups the social and emotional factors pertaining to emotional and substance abuse disorders in order to provide a better understanding of the social, environmental, emotional, and physical problems experienced by a family in crisis. Provides crisis services in the clinic and other settings such as the emergency room or the county jail, as needed. Provides professional assistance to staff as needed. Performs related duties as required. Therapist III: In addition to the duties listed above: Provides clinical supervision to interns and/or associates.
County of Colusa Oak Street, Colusa, CA, USA
Sep 28, 2021
Part Time
RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES Important responsibilities and duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Responsible for meeting crew participants at designated times, checking and loading tools, equipment, and supplies for the day's work, driving the van to transport the work crew to and from work sites. Assigns specific tasks to each participant, provides instruction and direction on job and safety procedures. Responsible for rating each participant on daily activities. Issues and accounts for tools, equipment, and safety gear. Submits reports as required. Supervises the return of the Crew, the unloading of the van, cleaning of the equipment, and preparing the van for the next day. Performs related duties and responsibilities as assigned.
County of Colusa Colusa County Behavioral Health Services, Carson Street, Colusa, CA, USA
Sep 28, 2021
Part Time
RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES Important responsibilities and duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Conduct telephone or in-person interviews with individuals, families, and groups in clinic, home, and community settings to help in the development of client-centered service plans; interview persons requesting mental health services; advise clients on available community resources and serve as a liaison with organizations and service agencies. Prioritize service requests according to standard triage criteria for assigned health clients. Work with individuals, families, and groups to develop client centered service plans; assist clients with understanding their problems and developing plans to resolve them; provide individual, and group rehabilitation services for children and/or adults. Monitor daily progress of persons being treated in psychiatric hospitals to verify receipt of appropriate treatment; develop recommendations for discharge and follow-up treatment planning for clients and their families including making appropriate referrals and other arrangements for client treatment; work with clients’ families to secure their cooperation in treatment programs. Prepare and maintain clinical and administrative records regarding services provided; provide background information as needed to physicians involved in client treatment. Provide prevention and education services in schools and other community agencies. Participate in the evaluation of problems presented by potential clients; develop appropriate rehabilitation plans. Maintain client records in an electronic health record. May provide crisis services in the clinic and other settings such as the emergency room or the County jail, as needed. Interpret and explain to community groups the social and emotional factors pertaining to emotional and substance abuse disorders in order to provide a better understanding of the social, environmental, emotional, and physical problems experienced by a family in crisis. Perform related duties as required.
County of Colusa Colusa County Behavioral Health Services, Carson Street, Colusa, CA, USA
Sep 28, 2021
Part Time
RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES Important responsibilities and duties (all levels) may include, but are not limited to, the following: Participates in the intake process and the evaluation of problems presented by potential clients; develops appropriate treatment plans. Maintains client records in an electronic health record. Provides counseling services to children and adults with mental health disorders, and their family members, when appropriate utilizing individual, group, marital or family treatment methods. Provides prevention and education services in schools and other community agencies. Interprets and explains to community groups the social and emotional factors pertaining to emotional and substance abuse disorders in order to provide a better understanding of the social, environmental, emotional, and physical problems experienced by a family in crisis. Provides crisis services in the clinic and other settings such as the emergency room or the county jail, as needed. Provides professional assistance to staff as needed. Performs related duties as required. Therapist III : In addition to the duties listed above: Provides clinical supervision to interns and/or associates
County of Colusa 546 Jay Street, Colusa, CA, USA
Sep 28, 2021
Part Time
RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES Important responsibilities and duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Sorts, counts, files and reviews and proofs Affidavits of Registration, absentee voter applications and ballots. Prepares and boxes election materials, supplies and petitions for transportation, mailing and storage. Inventories election materials in the Elections Division and at other warehouse facilities. Prepares, packs, unpacks, and may deliver election materials to polling places and elections officers. Verifies signatures on petitions and returned absentee ballots. Sorts and files cancelled Affidavits of Registration. Performs occasional data entry of simple keyboard operations. Proofs various election materials for accuracy and screens telephone calls and provides information where possible. Prepares and labels sample ballots, pamphlets, and state ballot pamphlets for mailing which includes bagging and lifting up to fifty pounds of election materials in mail cages and transports cages to the post office. Performs related duties as required.
County of Colusa Colusa, CA, USA
Sep 28, 2021
Full Time
The County of Colusa Department of Agriculture is recruiting for an Agricultural Biologist & Standards Officer I/II/III who can skillfully perform a variety of inspection and enforcement duties as related to state agriculture, weights and measures, and related programs. There is currently one position available.  
County of Colusa Colusa, CA, USA
Sep 28, 2021
Full Time
The County of Colusa is recruiting for an Assistant Director of Public Works to direct, manage, supervise and coordinate the programs and activities of one or more of the Divisions within the Public Works Department which may include Engineering, Roads, Solid Waste or Transportation. The Assistant Director of Public Works will support the mission of the County and its elected officials while providing highly responsible and complex administrative support to the Director of Public Works. The Assistant Director of Public Works will coordinate assigned activities with other County departments, divisions and outside agencies This is an exciting opportunity to assist in leading the department and continue a strong tradition of quality projects and service to our community. THE IDEAL CANDIDATE The ideal candidate for the Assistant Director of Public Works position will have knowledge of the principles, practices and techniques of civil engineering, and in administrative management including budgeting, financial management, effective employee supervision and training. Emphasis is placed on overall skill in planning and implementation of policies and procedures while assuring compliance with Department goals and objectives.
County of Colusa Colusa, CA, USA
Sep 28, 2021
Full Time
The County of Colusa is recruiting for an Assessment Technician I/II who can skillfully perform daily operations to process, update, balance and maintain the assessment roll; receive and analyze recorded documents including deeds and affidavits relating to real property transactions and determine categories of action for the assessment rolls; and to provide responsible staff assistance for the Assessor’s Office. There are currently two positions available.
County of Colusa Colusa, CA, USA
Sep 28, 2021
Full Time
The County of Colusa is recruiting for a Public Health Assistant. This position will assist professional and technical staff in providing Public Health Program services to groups and individuals. Provides a wide variety of responsible and difficult clerical support for assigned programs within the Department of Health and Human Services.
County of Colusa Colusa, CA, USA
Sep 28, 2021
Full Time
The County of Colusa is now recruiting for the position of Environmental Health Specialist. Levels I-II: Perform a variety of professional-level environmental health duties in the investigation and evaluation of environmental health-related safety hazards and issues; to respond to community complaints regarding environmental health concerns, and to enforce applicable mandates and regulations to preserve a healthy environment.. Level III: Under general supervision, assists the business community and assures the health of the public by regulating designated activities and performing Environmental Health inspections; manages the Solid Waste Program; assures effective enforcement of Federal, State, and local laws, regulations and legal codes. There is currently one position available.
County of Colusa Human Resources Department 547 Market Street, Suite 104 Colusa, CA 95932
Sep 28, 2021
Temporary
On a scheduled basis, be available to provide transportation for clients and a Case Worker as directed. This is an extra help position and may be filled by several different individuals to meet the needs of the Department. Successful applicants will be scheduled to be on Standby specific days per month. While on assigned Standby, the Driver must be able to respond and provide transportation for clients wherever the Case Manager directs. Applicants must be willing and able to transport any time - day or night while assigned to Standby. A county car will be provided for transport. Shifts currently available are: Weekdays (Monday—Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm), Weeknights (Monday - Friday 5:00pm - 8:00am), Weekends (Saturday and Sunday 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.) and County Holidays (schedule varies)
County Of Colusa 250 5th Street, Colusa, CA, USA
Sep 28, 2021
Full Time
RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES Important responsibilities and duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Provide customer assistance to members of the public, county departments, and other governmental agencies, in all phases of:  document recording and document retrieval; voter registration and election information; passport processing, marriage license issuance; and notary bond filing and recording, Registered Process Server and Legal Document Assistant. Issue Marriage Licenses and perform marriage ceremonies, process fictitious business name statement filings and Fish & Game filings. Review documents for legal sufficiency and accept documents for recording,  perform data entry and quality control of maintenance of index of recordations; scan recorded documents using in-office imaging technology and maintain database of document images.  Calculate and collect correct amount of Documentary Transfer Tax on recordings when applicable. Use cash register/computer for work request entries; collect monies for services entering information into accounting program; balance daily cash, prepare deposits, and other related financial reporting functions. Serve as Local Filing Officer for Form 700’s (Statement of Economic Interests) for Government Code filers and County designated employees.  Send notices to filers,  receive forms, and maintain files.  Process billings i.e., calculate amount, send invoices and maintain payment records for Internal Revenue Service recordings, Employment Development Department recordings, and Franchise Tax Board.  Verify and perform quality control of electronic copies of recorded documents; return original documents to customers. Review Voter Registration forms that are submitted for Help America Vote Act (HAVA) compliance; contacting voter if additional information is needed. Perform data entry of voter registration for new voters and database maintenance; scan Voter Cards using in-office technology and the Voter Registration, District and Precinct Program Database. Enter all new voter registrations and changes daily, working with the Office of Secretary of State, who processes the information for the Statewide Database.  Run various Voter Registration Reports and other election data as needed.   Check voter signatures on various election petitions to verify voter status for acceptance or rejection of petitions.  Work with the Office of Secretary of State on all phases of the election process. Work with Registrar on all phases of county elections, including precinct databases, mapping, polling locations, voting equipment, and poll worker training classes. Work with Registrar to maintain updated information on Permanent Absentee Voters; prepare ballot mailings for same.  Work with candidates to receive candidate filings, including verifying qualifications, determining filing fees and other requirements as needed. Participate in the vote tabulation process on Election Night and in the Canvass.  Assist in preparing and submitting to various entities election results reports. Proof read all election related materials produced by the County Registrar’s Office, including Sample Ballot/Voter Information Pamphlets, ballots, legal notices, and training materials.  Maintain data and files on all past elections.   Monitor Clerk-Recorder website, update as needed; answer incoming emails and forwarding as needed. Maintain and secure adequate inventories of specialized supplies and items for elections, clerk and recorder. Monitor and assure adequate maintenance of specialized equipment, including microfiche readers, printers, computers, scanners, etc. and arrange for servicing as needed. Receive and register death certificates and other vital documents. Examine various legal documents, including those related to vital statistics, for sufficiency, completeness and adherence to laws, codes and recording requirements; examines maps and property documents for recording Make certified copies of vital records, including birth, death, marriage, land records and judgments.  Answer questions and provide information to the public regarding all recorded, filed, and public records. Search records to obtain requested information. Perform general clerical duties as needed including answering the telephone, and preparing correspondence, miscellaneous reports and memoranda. Perform related duties and responsibilities as required.      
County Of Colusa 250 5th Street, Colusa, CA, USA
Sep 28, 2021
Full Time
RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES Provides technical assistance to staff in County departments; analyzes problems and implements solutions; provides technical support, analysis, and training in the use of computers and peripheral devices. Performs computer trouble-shooting to isolate and diagnose system problems; analyzes personal computer and peripherals’ functionality; identifies, locates, resolves and repairs problems. Maintains and updates computer systems; installs software upgrades, enhancements and revised functions; documents work performed. Relocates information systems hardware as directed; provides referral to appropriate party when complex malfunctions occur; and tracks the problem until it has been resolved. Maintains local user accounts and system security for e-mail and file shares. Maintains an accurate report of equipment and software malfunctions; keeps the computer equipment clean and performs other preventive maintenance functions. Configures, installs and upgrades user hardware. Performs system backups and monitors computer environment as directed. Monitors and resolves basic network connectivity problems. Evaluates new hardware, software and related equipment for functionality and fit to current operating environment. Performs telecommunication duties relating to support, maintenance, ordering and documentation. Organizes and maintains a complete inventory of tools and equipment required by the department. Complies with all County equipment and safety policies and procedures, and Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA) rules and regulations. Performs related duties as assigned.    
County Of Colusa 250 5th Street, Colusa, CA, USA
Sep 28, 2021
Part Time
ABOUT THE POSITION The County of Colusa  Behavioral Health Department is recruiting for a Bilingual Office Assistant II position. This position performs a wide variety of responsible clerical work in support of the assigned department; to provide word processing and data entry support; and to provide information and     assistance to the public regarding departmental policies and procedures. There is one 20-28 hour per week extra help position available in the Behavioral Health Services Department.  
County Of Colusa Colusa, CA, USA
Sep 28, 2021
Part Time
ABOUT THE POSITION On a scheduled basis, be available to stay with a client in crisis at the Colusa      Medical Center, as directed by the Clinical Crisis Therapist. This is an extra help  position and may be filled by several different individuals to meet the needs of the Department. Successful applicants will be scheduled to be on Standby specific days per month. While on assigned Standby, the Sitter must be able to respond to the Colusa Medical Center to sit with client while transportation is arranged by the on-call Therapist. Applicants must be willing and able to sit any time - day or night while assigned to Standby. Shifts currently available are: Weekdays (Monday—Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm), Weeknights (Monday - Friday 5:00pm - 8:00am),     Weekends (Saturday and Sunday 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.) and County Holidays (schedule varies).