First day of filing: September 9, 2019 @ 8:00 A.M., PT
Until the needs of the service are met and is subject to closure without prior notice
EXAM NUMBER: Y6778LOPEN COMPETITIVE JOB OPPORTUNITYTHIS ANNOUNCEMENT IS AREBULLETINTO REOPEN THE FILING PERIOD, UPDATE SALARY INFORMATION, UPDATE APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION, SPECIAL INFORMATION AND THE ADDITION OF A SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE . The Los Angeles County Department of Health Services (DHS)
is the second largest health system in the nation, providing compassionate, quality care through its integrated system of hospitals and community-based clinics. DHS annually cares for about 600,000 unique patients, employs over 22,000 staff and has an annual operating budget of $4.3 billion. DHS leads the County's effort to provide health services to the residents of Los Angeles County, of which approximately two million are uninsured. DHS hospitals also conduct post-graduate medical education through university affiliations for interns, residents and fellows to train the physician workforce for tomorrow.MISSION:
Our mission is to ensure access to high-quality, patient-centered, cost-effective health care to Los Angeles County residents through direct services at DHS facilities and through collaboration with community and university partners. DEFINITION:
Supervises a crew of custodians or other workers maintaining the cleanliness and appearance of County offices, hospitals, health and correctional facilities, institutions, and buildings.
Essential Job Functions
Assigns, instructs, and supervises janitorial workers, and inspects work performed.
Ensures that safe work practices are observed.
Ensures an adequate inventory of chemicals, supplies, and equipment is stocked and distributed within the cleaning areas.
Investigates and resolves service complaints.
Maintains records and reports.
Performs the work of a Custodian on occasions.
Drives automotive equipment to and from work sites as necessary.
Requirements MMINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: OptionI:
Two (2) years of experience in the service of the County of Los Angeles performing cleaning duties in an institution*, office building, or similar facility.
Three (3) years of experience performing cleaning duties in an institution*, office building, or similar facility. LICENSE:
A valid California Class C Driver License or the ability to utilize an alternative method of transportation when needed to carry out job-related essential functions PHYSICAL CLASS III - MODERATE:
Includes standing or walking most of the time, with bending, stooping, squatting, twisting, and reaching; includes working on irregular surfaces, occasionally lifting objects weighting over 25 pounds, and frequent lifting of 10-25 pounds. SPECIAL REQUIREMENT INFORMATION:
*Institutional facilities are defined as hospitals, health centers, juvenile detention centers, jails, prisons, or residential care facilities.Any person appointed to this position must successfully passthe Department of Health Services' Section I and Section IICustodianOrientationand Competency Assessment withinthirty (30) days of their initial appointment. Failure tosuccessfully complete the required competency assessmentwithin the first thirty (30) days of initial appointment willresult in immediate failure of the probationary period.Thisrequirement does not apply to those persons who arealready employed by the Department of Health Services andwho have successfully completed the DHS Section I and Section II Custodian Orientation and Competency Assessmentwithin the twelve (12) months immediately preceding their appointment to this position. Desirable Qualifications:
- Experience supervising custodians.
Additional Information EXAMINATION CONTENT:
This examination will consist of an oral interview which will assess the applicant's Job Preparation, Knowledge and Skills, Oral Communication and Problem Solving weighted 100%.Candidates must achieve a passing score of 70% or higher onthis examination in order to be added to the eligible register. ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION: Applications will be processed on an "as-received" basis and those receiving a passing score will be promulgated to the eligible register accordingly.
The names of candidates receiving a passing score in the examination will be added to the eligible register in the order of their score group for a period of twelve (12) months following the date of promulgation.No person may compete in this examination more than once every twelve (12) months. SPECIAL INFORMATION
Appointees may be required to work any shift
including evenings, nights, weekends and holidays.
The County of Los Angeles is a Fair Chance employer. Except for a very limited number of positions, you will not be asked to provide information about a conviction history unless you receive a contingent offer of employment . The County will make an individualized assessment of whether your conviction history has a direct or adverse relationship with the specific duties of the job, and consider potential mitigating factors, including, but not limited to, evidence and extent of rehabilitation, recency of the offense(s), and age at the time of the offense(s).If asked to provide information about a conviction history, any convictions or court records which are exempted by a valid court order do not have to be disclosed. VACANCY INFORMATION:
The resulting eligible register from this examination will be used to fill vacancies throughout the Department of Health Services as they occur. APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION :Applications must be filed online only. Hardcopy/paper applications submitted by U.S. MAIL, FAX OR IN PERSON will not be accepted.Applications electronically received after 5:00 p.m., PT, on the last of filing will not be accepted.
Apply online by clicking on the green "Apply
" button at the top right of this posting. You can also track the status of your application using this website.
All information is subject to verification. We may reject your application at any time during the examination and hiring process, including after appointment has been made.Falsification of any information may result in disqualification or rescission of appointment
from the Class Specification and Minimum Requirements serving as your description of duties WILL NOT
be sufficient to demonstrate that you meet the requirements. Doing so may result in an INCOMPLETE APPLICATION
and you may be DISQUALIFIED
The acceptance of your application depends on whether you have clearly
shown that you meet theMinimumRequirements
. Fill out your application completely and correctly to receive full credit for relevant education, and/or experience in the spaces provided so we can evaluateyour qualifications for the position.Please do not group your experience.
For each position held,give the name and address of your employer, your position title, beginning and ending dates, number of hours worked per week, and description of work performed.If your application is incomplete, it will berejected
. SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER:
Please provide your social security number for record control purposes. Federal law requires that all employed persons have a social security number. COMPUTER AND INTERNET ACCESS AT PUBLIC LIBRARIES:
For candidates who may not have regular access to a computer or the internet, applications can be completed on computers at public libraries throughout Los Angeles County. NO SHARING OF USER ID AND PASSWORD:
All applicants must file their application online using their own user ID and password. Using a family member's or friend's user ID and password may erase a candidate's original application record.DEPARTMENT CONTACT:
Eric Sanchez, Exam Analyst
email@example.com ADA COORDINATOR PHONE
(323) 914-7111CALIFORNIA RELAY SERVICES PHONE