Oakland, California, United States
Ride BART to a satisfying career that lets you both: 1) make a difference to Bay Area residents, and 2) enjoy excellent pay, benefits and employment stability. BART is looking for people who like to be challenged, work in a fast paced environment, and have a passion for connecting over 400,000 daily riders to work, school and other places they need to go. BART offers a competitive salary, comprehensive health benefits, paid time off, and the CalPERS retirement program. Pay and Benefits BART offers comprehensive compensation and benefits programs. Benefits include CalPERS pension; excellent medical (effective January 1, 2019 current employee cost $147.14 monthly for most plans), vision, and dental coverage; supplemental insurances; paid holidays and vacation; as well as two investment programs, one of which is entirely funded by BART. BART does not participate in Social Security. Complimentary BART passes for employee and qualifying dependents. Pay Rate $115,426.00 / annually - $178,912.00 (Non-Represented Pay Band 09) Posted Date June 18, 2019 Closing Date Open Until Further Notice Reports To R. Powers, Deputy General Manager Days Off Saturday and Sunday Who May Apply All current BART employees and qualified individuals who are not yet BART employees. Current Assignment BART is seeking an Engineering Project Manager who has a passion for innovating safe and reliable solutions to complex Engineering problems and helping to enable over 430,000 daily riders get to work, school, and other places they need to go. Join the Engineering Revolution to Build a Better BART! The incumbent in this position will be responsible, in coordination with BART's project delivery departments, for the managing projects for the Districts' $3.5 billion Measure RR System Renewal program. The scope of the position includes serving in the following roles: · Serve as the lead staff liaison to the Measure RR Bond Oversight Committee. · Support the Deputy General Manager's role as the chairperson of recurring District-wide Measure RR staff committee · Participate in the regular updates to the Board of Directors on the status of Measure RR project delivery · Review all monthly Measure RR project status reports · Engage the public within the BART District in community outreach activities related to Measure RR · Assist other departments in developing staffing, procurement, space planning strategies for Measure RR implementation · Reject assistance in the development of financial projections for Measure RR programs and projects Essential Job Functions 1. Manages capital program engineering design and construction projects or programs in assigned areas from conceptual design through completion; project areas may include rail car procurement and rehabilitation, stations construction and rehabilitation, automated fare collection, and transit systems and structures design and construction; develops and directs project work standards from design through final program and equipment acceptance. 2. Develops and directs the implementation of goals, objectives, policies and procedures in assigned project areas. 3. Plans, organizes, assigns, reviews and evaluates the work of assigned District and contract staff; manages and directs the work of contract consultants. 4. Directs or participates in the preparation and review of designs, plans, specifications and cost estimates; ensures specifications and contract requirements comply with District standards and policies. 5. Identifies equipment or systems needs on assigned projects; evaluates functional requirements; reviews vendor and manufacturer design and specifications on project equipment and materials; coordinates equipment procurement and testing activities; oversees equipment installation. 6. As assigned, oversees contractor and consultant contracts; develops scope of work; prepares request for proposal; reviews proposals and makes recommendation on selection; assists in contract negotiation and preparation; monitors work activities to ensure compliance with contractual obligations. 7. Performs construction project management duties; prepares cost estimates; prepares and monitors project schedules and budgets; conducts field inspections as required; monitors work in progress; writes, approves, negotiates and executes contract changes; authorizes contract payments upon project completion. 8. Serves as the project liaison with other divisions, departments and outside agencies; negotiates and resolves project issues. 9. Provides responsible staff assistance for higher level management staff on projects and related matters. 10. Attends and participates in professional group meetings; stays abreast of new trends and innovations in the field of engineering design and construction. Minimum Qualifications Education: A Bachelor's degree in engineering, business administration or a closely related field from an accredited college or university. Experience: Five (5) years of (full-time equivalent) verifiable project management and administration experience which must have included at least one (1) year of supervisory experience. Substitution: Additional professional experience as outlined above may be substituted for the education on a year-for-year basis. A college degree is preferred. Knowledge of: Principles and practices of engineering disciplines in assigned project area. Principles and practices of engineering design and construction in assigned project area. Principles and practices of project management. Principles and practices of contract administration. Principles and practices used in the preparation of designs, plans, specifications and cost estimates. Methods and techniques of coordinating and scheduling project work. Methods and techniques of contract negotiation. Principles and practices of procurement. Principles and practices of budget development and administration. Principles of supervision, training and performance evaluation. Current office procedures, methods and equipment including computers. Related Federal, State and local codes, laws and regulations. Skill in: Managing, supervising and coordinating assigned projects. Developing and implementing project goals, objectives and procedures. Planning, organizing, directing, and coordinating the work of professional staff and contract consultants. Planning, organizing, scheduling, monitoring and reviewing project work. Managing project design concepts and solutions. Managing and reviewing project budget analysis, calculations and cost estimates. Preparing designs, plans, specifications and cost estimates. Directing or conducting contract negotiations. Conducting field inspections. Developing and administering project budgets. Analyzing problems, identifying alternative solutions, projecting consequences of proposed actions and implementing recommendations in support of goals. Interpreting and explaining established policies and procedures for assigned District projects. Preparing clear and concise reports. Operating office equipment including computers and supporting word processing and spreadsheet applications. Communicating clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing. Establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work. Selection Process Applications will be screened to assure that minimum qualifications are met. Those applicants who meet minimum qualifications will then be referred to the hiring department for the completion of further selection processes. The selection process for this position may include a skills/performance demonstration, a written examination, and a panel and/or individual interview. The successful candidate must have an employment history demonstrating reliability and dependability; provide copies of certificates, diplomas or other documents as required by law, including those establishing his/her right to work in the U. S; pass a pre-employment medical examination which may include a drug and alcohol screen, and which is specific to the essential job functions and requirements. Pre-employment processing will also include a background check. (Does not apply to current full-time District employees unless specific job requires additional evaluations). Application Process External applicants may only apply online, at www.bart.gov/jobs. Applicants needing assistance with the online application process may receive additional information by calling (510) 464-6112. Current employees are strongly encouraged to apply online, either at www.bart.gov/jobs, or on WebBART. Current employees may also apply using a BART paper application by delivering the completed form to the Human Resources Department, or by mailing it to P. O. Box 12688, Oakland, CA 94604-2688. All applicants are asked to complete the application in full, indicating dates of employment, all positions held, hours worked, and a full description of duties. On line applicants are invited to electronically attach a resume to the application form to provide supplemental information, but should not consider the resume a substitute for the application form itself. Applications must be complete by the closing date and time listed on the job announcement. Equal Employment Opportunity The San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit District is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants shall not be discriminated against because of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (40 and above), religion, national origin (including language use restrictions), disability (mental and physical, including HIV and AIDS), ancestry, marital status, military status, veteran status, medical condition (cancer/genetic characteristics and information), or any protected category prohibited by local, state or federal laws. The BART Human Resources Department will make reasonable efforts in the examination process to accommodate persons with disabilities or for religious reasons. Please advise the Human Resources Department of any special needs in advance of the examination by emailing at least 5 days before your examination date at firstname.lastname@example.org . Qualified veterans may be eligible to obtain additional veteran's credit in the selection process for this recruitment (effective Jan. 1, 2013). To obtain the credit, veterans must attach to the application a DD214 discharge document or proof of disability and complete/submit the Veteran's Preference Application no later than the closing date of the posting. For more information about this credit please go to the Veteran's Preference Policy and Application link at www.bart.gov/jobs. Other Information Please be prepared to present documentation in support of any required licenses, degrees, or certifications upon request. Please note that any job announcement may be canceled at any time. Note When you have successfully applied for this position you will receive an auto reply e-mail acknowledging that your application was received for this position. Please retain a copy of the e-mail for your records. If you receive an auto reply that does not specifically reference this position, please email Employment Help at email@example.com for assistance. To verify submission of your application, click on the 'My Career Tools' link at the top of the 'Careers Home Page' after submitting your application to view the list of applications you have submitted (including application date and status). If you have further questions, please email the Employment Help at firstname.lastname@example.org , between the hours of 8:15am - 5:00pm, Monday- Friday.
State of Nevada
Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Social Workers are licensed professionals who provide case management services to children, families, the elderly, and other individuals within local communities and institutions. Thank you for your interest in the Nevada Department of Health & Human Services. Due to continued concerns surrounding COVID-19, one of the proactive steps the State has taken at this time is to limit the hiring of current and future vacant positions. This includes positions that are currently open and in the recruitment process. Your application will be reviewed and will be available to hiring authorities after the temporary freeze has been lifted. Incumbents possess a degree of knowledge and proficiency sufficient to perform work independently with little or no additional training. The Division of Welfare and Supportive Services (DWSS) employs licensed social workers who have a passion for helping Nevadan's reach their highest level of self-reliance. DWSS social workers provide personalized case management to TANF recipients assisting to overcome significant barriers including domestic violence, mental health, substance abuse, physical disability, learning disability, housing and homelessness, child behavioral issues, CPS involvement, legal issues, parenting skills and pregnant and parenting teens. DWSS social workers are responsible for conducting psycho-social assessments, developing personal responsibility plans, conducting home visits, transporting clients to appointments, case management & monitoring client progress, client advocacy, crisis intervention, developing knowledge of community resources and establishing relationships with community partners. DWSS offers a supportive work environment, promoting both an independent and teamwork approach to client service. DWSS social workers are on duty during standard business hours, Monday thru Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm. Alternative work schedules such as 4 - 10 work days are an option. The State of Nevada is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, domestic partnership, genetic information (GINA), or compensation and/or wages. ***THIS RECRUITMENT MAY CLOSE AT ANY TIME BASED ON THE AMOUNT OF APPLICATIONS RECEIVED. QUALIFIED APPLICANTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.*** Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY
Los Angeles, California, United States
FILING START DATE: 05/21/2019 at 7:00 a.m. (PDT). This examination will remain open until the needs of the service are met and is subject to closure at any time without prior notice. EXAM NUMBER: W4132H REBULLETIN INFORMATION: This announcement is a rebulletin to reopen the exam, update the filing period and to convert to a register. Persons who have already applied within the last twelve (12) months need not reapply, but may submit additional information by the last day of filing. The information must include your name, the correct examination title and number. TYPE OF RECRUITMENT: Open Competitive Job Opportunity DEFINITION: Supervises a section responsible for County facility project management. CLASSIFICATION STANDARDS: Positions allocable to this class provide the first level of technical and administrative supervision for sections engaged in the coordination of all phases of project management including design, construction and occupancy. Essential Job Functions Supervises the coordination of the design and construction of County facility projects including reviewing progress for timeliness. Makes assignments to staff including establishing priorities and deadlines. Provides information on the scheduling of future projects depending on current progress and workload. Supervises the preparation of regular reports on project progress and special reports dealing with unique circumstances or problems including recommendations for their resolution. Develops and recommends changes in policies standards and procedures. Reviews reports or recommendations prepared by subordinates for technical and administrative feasibility and makes necessary recommendations to the division manager. Supervises staff (e.g., Facilities Project Manager I & II, Clerical, etc.) by performing a full range of supervisory tasks, which include reviewing and evaluating work of subordinate staff; promoting individual growth and development; and by following the department's disciplinary policies, guidelines, and procedures; and by training staff in order to ensure staff receive the support and direction needed to effectively perform their duties. Oversees the management of renovations, refurbishment, and repair projects by providing staff with technical information and guidance, ensuring collaboration with Federal, State or local agencies, approving recommendations proposed by staff, meeting with staff to obtain project status updates, conducting site visits and project reviews, and by reviewing and analyzing final various project reports (e.g., contractor evaluations, closeout documents, special reports, etc.) in order to determine if the project is in accordance with approved plans, specifications and county standards. Assists in directing the department's sustainability efforts by assessing components of projects, considering factors such as cost effectiveness, technical feasibility, implement sustainability project goals, objectives, initiatives, and strategies in collaboration with sustainability professionals, participating in strategic meetings with management and executives of other County departments in order to ensure County sustainability goals are being met. Manages the design of County Facility projects by reviewing space layouts for existing buildings, coordinating with administrative and operating personnel in-person or via email, and by overseeing architects' and engineers' development of construction plans and specifications to determine if work meets department's needs and is in accordance with approved plans, specifications and county standards. Coordinates the development of contracts and work orders by reviewing Requests for Proposals, Bids or Information (RFPs, RFBs, RFIs); by contributing to vendor selection criteria, recommending vendor selection, reviewing and acting on contract change requests, and approving deliverables, communicating with vendors and contract staff in order to meet County's project requirements. Represents the division manager, as assigned, in coordinating a section's or division's activities with other divisions, departments or public and private agencies as needed. Requirements SELECTION REQUIREMENTS: Four years' experience with full responsibility for coordinating both the design and construction of complex facility projects*. 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: 2 - Light. Light physical effort which may include occasional light lifting to a 10-pound limit, and some bending, stooping or squatting. Considerable walking may be involved. SPECIAL REQUIREMENT INFORMATION: *A complex facility project is defined as a major energy or construction project encompassing at least $5 million dollars in expenditures, or multi-discipline construction involving at least four separate crafts, or simultaneously managing ten or more small construction projects involving four or more separate crafts. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS An Associate's Degree or higher from an accredited college or university. A valid architect, professional engineer, or building inspector license issued by the State of California. In order to receive credit for a college degree or license in this examination, applicants MUST attach a legible copy of your official diploma, official transcripts, official letter from the accredited institution which shows the area of specialization and/or valid State of California issued license at the time of filing or within 15 calendar days of filing your application online. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: IMPORTANT NOTES: Please note that ALL information included in the application materials is subject to VERIFICATION at any point during the examination and hiring process, including after an appointment has been made. FALSIFICATION of any information may result in DISQUALIFICATION . Utilizing VERBIAGE from Class Specification and Selection Requirements serving as your description of duties WILL NOT be sufficient to meet the requirements. Doing so may result in an INCOMPLETE APPLICATION and you may be DISQUALIFIED . EXAMINATION CONTENT: This examination will consist of two (2) parts: Part I - A multiple choice test weighted at 60% measuring Deductive Reasoning Ability, Management Potential, Professional Potential, Achievement, Flexibility, Confidence and Optimism, Thoroughness, Sense of Duty, Innovation, Influence, and Independence. In accordance with Civil Service Rule 7.19, the examination materials are standardized and copyrighted and therefore not subject to review. Only candidates who achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on Part I will proceed to Part II of this examination. Part II - An Evaluation of Training and Experience weighted at 40% based on the application, desirable qualifications, and supplemental questionnaire measuring Professional Technical Knowledge of Construction Management and Planning, Sustainability Initiatives, Building Planning, and Construction Management Software. Applicants must meet the Selection Requirements and achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on each weighted part of the examination in order to be placed on the eligible register. TRANSFER OF SCORES : Applicants that have taken identical test part(s) for other exams within the last 12 months, will have their test responses for the identical test part(s) automatically transferred to this examination. This examination contains test parts that may be used in the future for new examinations. Your scores will be transferred to the new examination and may not be allowed to re-take any identical test parts for at least 12 months. NOTE: All test invitations will be sent to candidates via email. Candidates are responsible for providing a valid email address in their application that can receive email from email@example.com . Please add DTse@isd.lacounty.gov , KLent@dhr.lacounty.gov , and firstname.lastname@example.org to your email address book and list of approved senders to prevent email notifications from being filtered as spam/junk mail. Final results will be sent by U.S. mail. Test scores cannot be given over the phone. TEST PREPARATION: Study guides and other test preparation resources are available to help candidates prepare for employment tests. An interactive, Online Test Preparation System for taking practice tests may be accessed on the Department of Human Resources website at http://hr.lacounty.gov/ . Please click on Job Info Center, then click on Employment Test Preparation. You can also access test preparation for the computerized portion of the test by going to http://www.shldirect.com/practice_tests.html . While the guides will help in preparing for the test, we advise you to review all related materials that you deem necessary. ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION: The names of candidates receiving a passing grade in the examination will be placed on the Eligible Register in the order of their score group for a period of twelve (12) months following the date of promulgation. PASSING THIS EXAMINATION AND BEING PLACED ON THE ELIGIBLE REGISTER DO NOT GUARANTEE AN OFFER OF EMPLOYMENT. VACANCY INFORMATION: The resulting Eligible Register for this examination will be used to fill vacancies in the Internal Services Department, Facilities Operations Service located at 1100 North Eastern Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90063. SHIFT: Day APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION: Applications must be filed online only. Applications submitted by U.S. Mail, Fax, or in person will not be accepted. Apply online by clicking on the "Apply" button for this posting. You can also track the status of your application using this website. If you are unable to access the website, you may enter the following link to access your profile: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/lacounty We must receive your application and additional documents, if any, by 5:30 pm, PST, on the last day of filing. If you are unable to attach the required documents you may fax or email the exam analyst within 15 calendar days of filing. Please include the exam number and the exam title. Provide any relevant job experience and training in the spaces provided so we can evaluate your qualifications for the job. For each field, give the name and address of your employer, your title, beginning and ending dates, number of hours worked per week, description of work performed. 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. Direct copies of class specifications and selection requirements as your description of duties will not be sufficient to meet requirements. SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER: Please include 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. FAIR CHANCE INITIATIVE 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. ADA Coordinator Phone: (323) 267-2432 Teletype Phone: (800) 899-4099 Alternate Teletype Phone: (800) 897-0077 California Relay Services Phone: (800) 735-2922 Department Contact Name: Debra Tse Department Contact Phone: (323) 881-3671 Department Fax: (323) 780-9006 Department Contact Email: DTse@isd.lacounty.gov Closing Date/Time: Continuous