Accountant-Auditor I/II - Internal Audits

  • Napa County
  • Napa, California
  • May 11, 2021
Full Time Accounting and Finance
  • Salary: $32.73 - $43.03 Hourly USD



The Napa Valley, internationally known for its fine wines, exciting restaurants and world-class resorts, is home to 140,000 residents who share a strong sense of community and a legacy of preserving and protecting our rich agricultural heritage.

Located in the heart of California's preeminent wine region, the Napa Valley is also part of the dynamic San Francisco Bay Metropolitan Area. With its sunny Mediterranean climate and proximity to the mountains and ocean, the Valley offers residents easy access to virtually unlimited shopping, dining, cultural and recreational opportunities.

The Napa Valley's strategic location, natural and cultural resources, history of responsible land use planning and attractive quality of life provide the ideal mix of small town living and big city amenities.

Job Description

Napa County's Auditor-Controller's Office is establishing an eligible list to fill two (2) full-time vacancies. The eligible list created may be used to fill future full-time, part-time, limited term, and extra help vacancies as they occur over the next 12 months. The current vacancies may be filled at Level I, or Level II depending on the qualifications of the selected candidate.

These positions will be expected to physically work in the office of the Auditor-Controller. Remote work is not permissible for either position.

Accountant - Auditor I:
$32.73 - $39.15 Hourly
$2,618.40 - $3,132.00 Biweekly
$5,673.20 - $6,786.00 Monthly
$68,078.40 - $81,432.00 Annually

Accountant - Auditor II:
$36.01 - $43.03 Hourly
$2,880.80 - $3,442.40 Biweekly
$6,241.73 - $7,458.53 Monthly
$74,900.80 - $89,502.40 Annually

Accountant-Auditor I is the entry-level class in the professional Accountant-Auditor series. Incumbents work under close supervision while being trained, and gradually work more independently as knowledge, skills and ability are acquired. Incumbents can promote to the Accountant-Auditor II class when they have acquired the necessary knowledge, skills and abilities to enable them to assume a wider range of responsibility and perform the more difficult duties.

Accountant-Auditor II is the fully qualified working level class in the Accountant-Auditor series. Incumbents in this class work more independently and perform a full range of professional level duties in the accounting or auditing division.

Candidates with a California Certified Public Accountant (CPA) certificate or working toward a CPA certificate are highly desirable. Employees within the Accountant-Auditor series with a current California CPA certificate shall receive 5% premium pay in addition to the listed salary.


1. Applications will be screened at regular intervals as this is a continuous opening.

2. Applications that meet minimum qualifications will have their supplemental responses scored by subject matter experts tentatively every two weeks. Only the most qualified applicants from the scoring of the supplemental questions will be invited to participate in the Oral Panel Interview.

3. Oral Panel Interviews will take place as qualified applicants are identified. Only the most qualified candidates from the Oral Panel Interview will be placed on the eligible list and may be considered to fill positions for up to one year.

The Human Resources Department reserves the right to change the recruitment process at any time.

Special Instructions


Additional Information

The County of Napa is a highly respected employer within the local community as well as throughout the region. We offer rewarding and challenging work, flexible hours, competitive salaries, a comprehensive benefits package and tremendous opportunities for career growth. At the County of Napa we truly value our employees and are committed to diversity in our family-oriented environment. This is why we are the Employer of Choice for more than 1,400 employees.

As an organization, the County is dedicated to improving the lives of our citizens and reflecting the best of the community's values: Respect, Accountability, Dedication, Integrity and Innovation.
Closing Date/Time: Continuous

Job Address

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