SANTA CLARA COUNTY, CA
San Jose, California, United States
Under supervision, to perform active law enforcement duties in the protection of life and property, the investigation of crimes and apprehension of law violators, provide security to the county courts, the service of civil process issued by court, and to perform a variety of technical law enforcement tasks. Candidates must have graduated from a California Basic Peace Officers Standards and Training (POST) academy, possess an active (within the last three years) California Basic Peace Officers Standards and Training (POST) Academy certificate, and have been employed within the last three years by a law enforcement agency performing duties equivalent to those of a Santa Clara County Deputy Sheriff to be qualified. The test day for this recruitment is tentatively scheduled for Saturday, 6/13/2020. Typical Tasks Patrols county areas and contract cities in a radio equipped patrol car to preserve law and order and to prevent and discover the commission of crime; Responds to a variety of calls, including felony and misdemeanor complaints and vehicular accidents; Conducts initial criminal investigation by interviewing witnesses, protecting the crime scene and gathering and preserving physical evidence; Appears in court to testify; Prepares reports on facts obtained, makes on-view and warrant arrests and transports prisoners to jail; Serves as a detective or as a member of a detective division team; Serves legal processes such as summons, garnishments, writs of execution and attachments; Signs affidavit that service has been made or notifies attorney that service cannot be made; Prepares notice of sale, conducts sales and prepares transfer of title documents; Attends sessions of the court to which assigned representing the Sheriff and supervising the security of the court; Keeps order in the courtroom and serves any processes or makes any arrests necessary; Performs other related duties as assigned. Employment Standards Graduation from high school or possession of a General Education Development (G.E.D.) Certificate and the completion of 60 college semester units (90 quarter units) at the time of appointment. When the G.E.D. is used, a minimum overall score of not less than 45 and a standard score of not less than 35 on any section of the test shall be attained. Special Requirements Applicants who have passed their 20th birthday may submit an application but cannot be appointed until they have reached their 21st birthday. Possession of a valid California Driver's License prior to appointment and an acceptable driving record, which will qualify for a County driving permit. Have never been convicted of a felony. Any felony conviction and/or a conviction outside of California that would be considered a felony in this state is disqualifying. Must be able to take and pass a thorough medical examination. May be disqualified on the basis of established medical standards (current P.O.S.T. or Departmental orders). Must successfully pass a psychological evaluation. Must successfully demonstrate and maintain physical fitness in order to perform the full scope and functions of the job. Must pass a complete background investigation including fingerprints and a search of local, state, and national files for criminal history. Must be a citizen of the United States or a permanent resident who is eligible for and has applied for citizenship. Knowledge of: State and local laws and ordinances; Modern police practices and procedures; Investigation and interrogation techniques and the identification and preservation of evidence; Modern sociological concepts and communication skills in dealing with a diverse and ethnic population; Self defense tactics; First aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (C.P.R.); Geography of local area. Ability to: Acquire, retain and apply police knowledge, procedures and department policies; Express oneself clearly and concisely in writing and orally and be able to prepare accurate and grammatically correct written reports; Develop and maintain effective working relationships with private citizens, fellow officers and supervisors; Communicate and effectively interact with a diverse community; Make decisions and act calmly during emergencies; Exercise sound judgment, especially under stress conditions; Project authority; De-escalate hostile and aggressive behaviors; Observe accurately; Perform a wide variety of physical tasks requiring strength, coordination, endurance and agility; Use and care of specialized equipment, including firearms, radar equipment, and hand held radios. Closing Date/Time:
25800 Carlos Bee Boulevard, Hayward, CA 94542, USA
Description: SALARY AND BENEFITS: The starting salary will be between $2,254.00/month to $3,106.00/month. Cal State East Bay offers a broad range of benefits that includes medical, dental, vision, retirement (CalPERS), 401k, 457, 403(b), dependent and health care reimbursement accounts, life insurance, vacation and sick, 13 paid holidays, one personal holiday and tuition fee waiver. For more information on the benefits program, please visit http://www.csueastbay.edu/af/departments/hr/benefits/index.html ABOUT CAL STATE EAST BAY: Cal State East Bay's beautiful main campus is located in the Hayward hills with panoramic views of the San Francisco Bay shoreline. Situated above the city of Hayward, the campus offers an ideal setting for teaching and learning and yet easy access to the many cities along the bay. The University has a satellite campus in Concord, a professional development center in Oakland and a significant presence online. Founded in 1957, Cal State East Bay is one of 23 universities of the California State University system (CSU). With an enrollment over 15,800 students, Cal State East Bay is recognized as a regionally engaged and globally oriented university with a strong commitment to academic innovation, student success, engaged and service learning, diversity, and sustainability. DEPARTMENT STATEMENT: Student Health and Counseling Services provides basic,augmented and preventive health care to CSUEB students. These services support the clinic's mission to have students achieve and maintain an optimal state of health so they may attain their academic and career goals. ABOUT THE POSITION: The Clinical Assistant (CA) is a patient caregiver who under the general supervision of the Nursing Supervisor and the medical supervision of Student Health and Counseling (SHCS) Medical Director and other CSUEB Physicians, is responsible for direct and indirect patient care activities. Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) waived laboratory testing will be performed after competency obtained and validated. The CA also helps maintain efficient and effective workflow to ensure high quality health care. PLEASE NOTE: This is a 10/12 pay plan position. The incumbent will work 10 months out of the year with the salary spread over 12 months. RESPONSIBILITIES: Perform clinical medical office assistance A. Patient intake and preparation * Verify identity of patients and confirm that self check-in is completed appropriately * Provide initial contact with patients, elicit the chief compliant, perform the appropriate vital signs and other exams relevant to the chief compliant (e.g. Peak flows, pulse oximetry, vision exams, glucometer, fingersticks, audioscope, etc.) * Room and prepare patients for examination by the physician including setting up equipment and supplies (example: pelvic exam supplies, suture removal kit, etc.). When necessary, order and send patients to collect urine samples for lab testing * Clean and prepare rooms for the next patient * Enter nursing and intake notes into EHR: update allergies, LMP, chief compliant, vital signs, and other nursing exams as above * Perform chaperone duties when necessary * Perform opening and closing down procedures for the exam rooms * Under limited circumstances, may schedule patients for follow-up, move patients in the schedule or change length of appointment time with licensed provider consultation when necessary B. Nursing clinic * Perform EKG's * Administer nebulizer treatments with pre- and post peak flows, pulse oximetry, if needed * Irrigate cerumen from ears * Apply fitted supports and splints to patients when ordered by an MD/NP and may assist the MD in splinting and casting. * Dispense crutches, fit and teach patients in use * Use glucometer to check finger stick glucoside * Set up and assist with procedures such as but not limited to incision, drainage, suturing, toenail removal and minor skin surgery * May perform CLIA waived laboratory testing once trained and authorized by the appropriate Administrator C. Assist Nurses and Physicians/Nurse Practitioners with the examination and treatment of patients. Components of this function include, but not limited to: * Clean, stock and maintain medical equipment * Clean medical environment D. Perform cleaning, maintenance, and inventory of medical supplies and equipment * Perform centralized stock room duties including stocking, reorganizing and maintaining stock supplies * Responsible for cleaning and reorganizing * Ensure daily stocking of exam rooms * Cleaning of exam rooms as needed and after each patient and at the end of the day, per infection control policy and procedure * Cleaning during semester breaks in all areas of clinic * May perform laundry duties for clinic needs * Sterilize equipment using chemical treatments and autoclave Perform other duties as assigned. This could include participation on various committees and outreach activities. May perform front office duties on occasion such as working at the front desk to handle calls and make appointments. May also be asked to perform Family Pact billing with the appropriate training. E. Related Functions * Manage emergency and crisis situations appropriately, as they arise. * Provide lead work direction to student assistants and conduct orientation/cross-training for staff as needed. * Participate in and support Student Health and Counseling Services committees, as assigned. * Duties and responsibilities may change as the job necessities and within the scope of clinical assistant job duties. * Understand, support and comply with the mission, policies and procedures of the Student Health and Counseling Services. Perform other duties as assigned by the Lead Nurse and/or the appropriate Administrator. REQUIREMENTS: * Ability to understand and comply with the legal aspects of medical care (including HIPPA, FERPA and related California law) and to protect confidentiality of personal health information * Use of computer software systems including electronic medical records * Ability to lift up to 10 pounds * Ability to walk down long hallways, sit occasionally, stand in one place and holding still when needed. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Knowledge: General Knowledge of daily clinic operations and organization ranging from patient scheduling and reception to delivery of health care services and processing mof paperwork, aseptic techniques and requirements: and the uses, application, and proper operation of various medical supplies and equipment used in performing the duties described above, such as in preparing examining rooms, obtaining patient data, and assisting practitioners. Abilities: Ability to learn clinical assistance methods and techniques: Understand and use basic medical terminology to accurately and efficiently support practitioners and follow their instructions: perform clinical assistance activities accurately and timely: Handle instruments and equipment properly: read and write English at a level appropriate to the position to support maintaining accurate records and reading medical terminology: use health center automated systems to enter and maintain data and prepare simple reports: maintain effective working relationships with practitioners and other health center report staff: and be sensitive to and communicate effectively with diverse patients. Education and Experience: High school diploma or equivalent and familiarity with a health care setting or combination of education and experience which provides the required knowledge and abilities. PREFERRED SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE: * BLS certified. * 6 months of experience in an Ambulatory/Primary care setting as well as performing front and back office duties. * Familiarity with SHCS policies and procedures, manuals, nursing protocols, infection control and emergency disaster manuals. HOW TO APPLY: In addition to the standard Cal State East Bay application, please submit a: 1. Cover letter 2. Resume 3. List of three (3) or more professional references Resumes alone will not be accepted in lieu of a completed online application. To apply on-line, please go to www.csueastbay.edu/jobs. If you are a first time user, you must register, create a user ID and password, fill in your basic information, save and click on the position you are interested in, click on the "Apply Now" button to begin the online application. This position will remain open until filled and may close without further notice. Applicants will receive a confirmation of receipt via automatic email reply regarding their application materials. In addition, all applicants who were not selected will receive email notification at the conclusion of the recruitment process. Please be patient as this process may take several weeks. CONDITION(S) OF EMPLOYMENT: Satisfactory completion of a background check that may include, but is not limited to: criminal records check, verification of academic credentials, licenses, certificates, credit history, professional references and/or verification of work history is required for employment. Cal State East Bay will issue a conditional offer of employment to the selected candidate, which may be rescinded if the background check reveals disqualifying information, and/or it is discovered that the candidate knowingly withheld or falsified information. Unsatisfactory results may also affect the continued employment of current Cal State East Bay employees who were conditionally offered the position. All background checks are conducted through the university's third party vendor, Accurate. OTHER INFORMATION: All California State University campuses, including Cal State East Bay, are smoke and tobacco-free. For more information, please visit our website at http://www.csueastbay.edu/smokeandtobaccofree/ In compliance with state and federal crime awareness and campus security legislation, including The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Crime Statistics Act, the Cal State East Bay Annual Campus Security Report is available at: http://www.csueastbay.edu/upd/safety-and-security-reports.html MANDATED REPORTER: The incumbent in this position may be considered a mandated reporter under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and will be required to comply with requirements set forth in the CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment. SPONSORSHIP: Cal State East Bay is not a sponsoring agency for Staff or Management positions. EEO STATEMENT: As an Equal Opportunity Employer, Cal State East Bay does not discriminate on the basis of any protected categories: age, ancestry, citizenship, color, disability, gender, immigration status, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran's status. The University is committed to the principles of diversity in employment and to creating a stimulating learning environment for its diverse student body. Closing Date/Time: Open until filled
Contra Costa County, CA
Martinez, California, United States
The Position Bargaining Unit: Local 856 - Health Services Unit The Contra Costa County Health Services Department is seeking to fillDiagnostic Imaging Technologist II positions located in the Diagnostic Imaging department at Contra Costa Regional Medical Center and Health CentersinContra Costa County. The Diagnostic Imaging Technologist II is responsible for performing general diagnostic imaging and therapeutic procedures for outpatient, inpatient and emergency/trauma patients. Other responsibilities include positioning and transferring patients and providing immobilization devices;performing portable x-rays andC-Arms; administering opaque media to patients under direction of physician; and practicing sterile techniques and preventing cross-contamination. In addition, may assist in use of a variety of equipment or imaging procedures; and independently perform mammography and specialized examinations such as arthography, lumbar puncture, tomography, venography and surgical or trauma radiology. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record demonstrating the following: Experience using fixed or portable, computed radiography, digital radiology, and fluoroscopic diagnostic imaging equipment Ability to assess general patient condition and take action consistent with standards Skilled in the appropriate filters, cones, protective clothing and devices to obtain high-quality images Self-reliance and the ability to work independently Characteristics of the ideal candidate: Critical thinking skills Attention to detail Excellent interpersonal and patient care skills Ability to train in the practice of diagnostic imaging Ability to be a team player, to collaborate well with others and work towards the same goal Read the complete job description at https://www.cccounty.us/hr . The eligible list may remain in effect for six (6) months. TENTATIVE EXAM DATE Training and Experience: Periodically Typical Tasks Performs general diagnostic imaging procedures using fixed or portable, general, digital, fluoroscopic or other diagnostic equipment; lifts and carries magazines to and from imaging equipment; identifies patients with two identifiers; positions patients and selects technical factors based on knowledge of radiologic science, specific equipment and patient assessment; processes diagnostic images Applies principles of radiation safety in compliance with federal, state and departmental standards; uses appropriate filters, cones, protective clothing and devices to obtain high-quality images with radiation exposure levels as low as reasonably achievable to patients, others and self; wears and exchanges radiation monitoring devices Assesses general patient condition, and takes action consistent with standards; monitors medical equipment and promptly adjusts or reports problems; observes and documents patient physical and procedural restraints Documents procedures and events in the patient's medical record and departmental logs in accordance with regulatory, hospital and departmental standards, using electronic and hand-written methods; identifies images and documents with patient, technologist, date/time and laterality information Transports patients to and from the exam table with assistance as necessary Schedules procedures and patients, transfers paper orders into an electronic order entry system; records information; produces, processes and collates images and paperwork, and submits them for interpretation; may be assigned to coordinate patient flow May perform venipuncture and CPR; assists physicians in preparing and/or administrating contrast media, setting up sterile and non-sterile trays, and providing instruments, medical devices and supplies as requested Assists in training student technologists (interns) in the science and practice of diagnostic imaging Participates in departmental Quality Improvement efforts including conducting various quality control and assurance procedures Cleans instruments, imaging equipment, supplies and procedure rooms; reports failures and problems with equipment Maintains patient medical records and date integrity using Electronic Medical Record Systems Assists physicians in resolving imaging questions or issues Adheres to all applicable Federal, State and local regulations including the Joint Commission (TJC) and Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Performs other related duties as required Minimum Qualifications Certificate Required: Possession and maintenance of a valid certificate as a Certified Radiologic Technologist (CRT) issued by the California Department of Public Health AND current certification and registration with the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT); AND possession of a valid Fluoroscopy Permit issued by the California Department of Public Health; AND c ertification in Basic Life Support (BLS) issued by the American Heart Association or Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification issued by the American Red Cross. Experience: One (1) year of full-time, or its equivalent, experience performing diagnostic imaging procedures with at least six (6) months in an acute care hospital. Other Requirements: A background investigation/fingerprint and/or physical exam may be required prior to the start of employment. A COMPLETED SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE AND CERTIFICATION IS REQUIRED. Selection Process 1. Application Filing: All applicants must apply on-line at www.cccounty.us/hr and submit the information as indicated on the job announcement by the final filing date. 2. Application Evaluation: Depending on the number of applications received, an Application Evaluation Board may be convened to evaluate and select the best-qualified candidates for invitation to the next phase of the examination. 3. Training and Experience Evaluation: Consists of an evaluation of each candidate's relevant education, training and/or experience as presented on the application and supplemental questionnaire. (Weighted 100%) 4. Candidates must receive a score of at least 70, which may be an adjusted score in order to be ranked on the employment list. The Human Resources Department may change the examination steps noted above in accordance with the Personnel Management Regulations and accepted selection practices. As part of the application process, an applicant may be required to complete a Conviction History form. The Conviction History form should only be submitted when requested. CONVICTION HISTORY After you receive a conditional job offer, you will be fingerprinted, and your fingerprints will be sent to the California Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). The resulting report of your conviction history (if any) will be used to determine whether the nature of your conviction conflicts with the specific duties and responsibilities of the job for which you have received a conditional job offer. If a conflict exists, you will be asked to present any evidence of rehabilitation that may mitigate the conflict, except when federal or state regulations bar employment in specific circumstances. Having a conviction history does not automatically preclude you from a job with Contra Costa County. If you accept a conditional job offer, the Human Resources department will contact you to schedule a fingerprinting appointment. DISASTER SERVICE WORKER All Contra Costa County employees are designated Disaster Service Workers through state and local law. Employment with the County requires the affirmation of a loyalty oath to this effect. Employees are required to complete all Disaster Service Worker-related training as assigned, and to return to work as ordered in the event of an emergency. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY It is the policy of Contra Costa County to consider all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender, gender identify, gender expression, marital status, ancestry, medical condition, genetic information, military or veteran status, or other protected category under the law.