Stanislaus County

Striving Together to be the Best

 

Stanislaus County is a great community with beautiful parks, great education, outstanding healthcare, and a variety of cultural and sporting events. Our community features music, art, festivals, golf, river rafting, boating, & much more. Our motto at the County is "Striving to be the Best" and that is a vision we hope you will share with us.

Why Work Here

Vibrant and Affordable Community: Stanislaus County offers an energetic community for you to call home at prices that we can all afford. It is a wonderful place to start and raise a family while also offering entertainment opportunities of all kinds. Visit (Live & Play) to find out more.

Civic Impact: Every member of the Stanislaus County Team makes a meaningful contribution to the community each day they come to work. For us, active citizenship in promoting the health, safety, welfare, and economic vitality of our community isn’t just an opportunity, it’s a responsibility.

Diverse and Connected Workforce: We are proud of the diverse heritages of our County’s Citizens and its reflection in our workforce. By bringing various viewpoints and expertise together in the spirt of fairness and respect, we make our team stronger. We believe that every position is crucial and interconnected, and that the triumphs of the individual are the successes of us all.

Training and Development: Come to the place where the best go to get better! Stanislaus County is a Learning Organization, committed to promoting the continuous development and advancement of its team. We offer a wide range of career paths for you to take on your professional journey and the developmental tools help get you where you want to go.

37 job(s) at Stanislaus County

Stanislaus County, CA Treas/Tax Coll - Ste. 2500, California, United States
Jun 14, 2019
Full Time
About the Department and the Position GENERAL INFORMATION This recruitment is being conducted to fill a vacancy for the Treasurer-Tax Collector Department and to establish an eligibility list to fill future full-time and part-time vacancies throughout Stanislaus County. Oral examinations are tentatively scheduled for the week of July 15, 2019. Cell phones are typically incompatible with the online application format or browser. We recommend using a desktop or laptop computer. If you are still having technical difficulties, please call NEOGOV at 1-855-524-5627. ABOUT THE COUNTY Stanislaus County is located in Central California within 90 minutes of the San Francisco Bay Area, the Silicon Valley, Sacramento, the Sierra Nevada Mountains and California's Central Coast. With an estimated 538,388 people calling this area home, the community reflects a region rich in diversity with a strong sense of community. Two of California's major north-south transportation routes (Interstate 5 and Highway 99) intersect the area and the County has quickly become one of the dominant logistics center locations on the west coast. The County is home to a vibrant arts community with the world-class Gallo Center for the Arts, a symphony orchestra, and abundant visual and performing arts. Stanislaus County is a global center for agribusiness, positioned by its mild Mediterranean climate, rich soils and progressive farming practices. The area is recognized internationally for agricultural innovation with wine, almonds, poultry, milk, cattle, and walnuts being some of the features industries. The County is also home to Stanislaus State University, Modesto Junior College and benefits from satellite locations of other high quality educational institutions. The County was established in 1854 and has a total land area of 1,515 square miles. Temperatures range from an average low of 38 degrees Fahrenheit in the winter, to an average high of 85 degrees in the summer. ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT The Treasurer-Tax Collector Department collects property tax and other revenues to help a variety of public agencies meet their financial goals. The Treasurer-Tax Collector Department consists of three divisions: Taxes, Revenue Recovery, and Treasury. The Revenue Recovery Division provides a centralized collection, billing and debt resolution service to all County departments and interagency participants. The division utilizes well-qualified, knowledgeable staff to collect on outstanding debts using professional collection and billing services for the resolution of debts owed to the County and other partnering agencies.Revenue Recovery clients consist of over 20 County departments, several City agencies, and the Superior Court of Stanislaus County. ABOUT THE POSITION The Collector position investigates, pursues, and evaluates information needed to secure the payment of delinquent accounts and unsecured taxes. This individual recommends and initiates legal proceedings on enforcement actions and may perform field work. This position also collects delinquent accounts from various sources and works under direction.The Collector classification is a non-supervisory classification, skilled and experienced in collection work.Perform related duties as assigned. Typical Tasks TYPICAL TASKS Locate delinquent debtors utilizing various skip tracing methods; Interview clients and conduct in-depth financial resource investigations to obtain information regarding clients' ability to pay debt; Verify information obtained from clients; Establish pay agreements; Initiate enforcement proceedings of money judgments and court orders to include writs of execution against personal assets, liens against real property, and order of examination against individuals, businesses and corporations; Make court appearances representing and pleading the County's cases; Explain laws affecting payment of delinquent accounts to the general public, responsible parties and attorneys; Maintain records of delinquent accounts and/or unsecured taxes and ensure appropriate follow-up actions are taken; Figure and calculate interest on unsecured taxes and judgment accounts; Prepare reports and routine correspondence; Handle a high volume of telephone collection calls; and Perform fieldwork as necessary.. Minimum Qualifications (Skills, Ability, Knowledge, Education/Experience) SKILLS/ABILITIES Use tact and courtesy in dealing with the public; Maintain accurate records and prepare statistical reports; Conduct proper interviews and investigations and make recommendations based upon information obtained; Explain and execute documents to secure agreement to pay obligations; and Use computers and general office equipment. KNOWLEDGE Methods and techniques used in collecting delinquent accounts; Financial record keeping and billing procedures; Rules of evidence and court procedures; Pertinent laws, regulations and codes relating to collection of delinquent accounts; and Skip tracing and asset location sources. EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE PATTERN I One (1) year full-time experience performing collections work in a public or private collections firm which must include direct and telephone interviewing to recover personal debts and maintain collection files. PATTERN II Three (3) years of full-time experience equivalent to an Account Clerk III in a public or private office which must include direct or telephone contact with the public supporting or relating to collections, tax bills, or comparable tasks. LICENSE Applicants must possess and maintain a valid California Driver's License and remain free from repeated preventable accidents. In addition to the minimum qualifications, applicant screening will focus on the following desirable qualifications. Please list any of these qualifications you may have within the "Duties" section of the online application. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS One (1)year experience working with a computerized collection system; OR One (1) year experience with enhanced collection techniques such as field collection, seizure and sale, and bank levies. Application and Selection Procedures CLASSIFICATION INFORMATION Unless otherwise provided, this position is part of the Classified Service of the County and is assigned to theCommunity and Health Services Bargaining Unit Bargaining Unit for labor relations purposes. Individuals who are in a full-time classification position are required to serve a twelve-month (12) probationary period, which may be extended an additional six (6) months, for a total of eighteen months. The probationary period does not apply to unclassified positions. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY The County of Stanislaus is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to submit online application(s) for open position(s). Stanislaus County is committed to establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with the general public, co-workers, supervisors, and members of diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy related condition, marital status, gender/sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (over 40), political affiliation or belief, or military or veteran status. APPLICATION PROCEDURES/FINAL FILING DATE Applications cannot be submitted later than 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. Make your online application as complete as possible so a full and realistic appraisal may be made of your qualifications. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application. Attaching your resume and cover letter are an optional feature for those who wish to do so in addition to completing the required application. Information on your resume and cover letter will not substitute for the education, work experience and required fields on the County application. The online County application is the primary tool used to evaluate your job qualifications. RECRUITMENT ACCOMMODATIONS Arrangements may be made to accommodate disabilities and religious convictions. Applicants requiring testing accommodations are required to complete and submit the Testing Accommodation Request Form prior to the test administration date. Special arrangements for religious convictions should be included in the "Additional Information" section of the application form. http://www.stancounty.com/personnel/pdf/ADATestingForm.pdf GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS Pass County-paid pre-employment drug screening and job-related background investigation. Perform job duties in a manner assuring a safe working environment for oneself and others. Maintain confidential information according to the legal standards and/or County regulations as required. APPLICATION AND/OR EXAMINATION APPEAL RIGHTS Application and/or examination results may be appealed by applicants presenting facts alleging irregularity, fraud and/or error in application screening or in exam scoring. Appeals must be in writing and submitted to the Chief Executive Officer within seven (7) days after the examination results are mailed. JOB TASK ANALYSIS INFORMATION The Job Task Analysis provides information detailing the physical and functional demands of the classification. For the complete job task analysis, visit the Risk Management website at http://www.stancounty.com/riskmgmt/ under "Disability Management." PUBLIC SERVICE LOAN FORGIVENESS PROGRAM Find out if you qualify for the AES Public Service Loan Forgiveness program for full-time public sector employees (PSLF) by contacting (866) 706-5005. https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans/forgiveness-cancellation/public-service WELLNESS PROGRAM Learn more about Club Wellness, a program designed to facilitate and encourage the good health of the Stanislaus County's workforce. http://myclubwellness.org DISCLAIMER StanislausCounty reserves the right to revise the examination plan described in this bulletin to better meet the needs of County service. The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute an express or implied contract. Any provision contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice. The information contained in the bulletin is information, which sets forth a general summary of benefits for this respective position. This information is not legally binding. The benefits and other information regarding this position may be found in theStanislausCounty Code, theStanislausCounty Personnel Policies manual, or in the applicable Memorandum of Understanding, and such information prevails over information contained in this bulletin. Questions regarding this bulletin may be directed to theStanislausCounty Chief Executive Office/Human Resources. Closing Date/Time: 6/27/2019 5:00 PM Pacific
Stanislaus County, CA Modesto, California, United States
Jun 12, 2019
Full Time
About the Department and the Position GENERAL INFORMATION This recruitment is being conducted to fill a vacancy forBehavioral Health and Recovery Servicesand to establish an eligibility list to fill future full-time and part-time vacancies. Oral examinations are tentatively scheduled for the week of July 8, 2019. Cell phones are typically incompatible with the online application format or browser. We recommend using a desk top or laptop computer. If you are still having technical difficulties, please call NEOGOV at 1-855-524-5627. ABOUT THE COUNTY Stanislaus County is located in Central California within 90 minutes of the San Francisco Bay Area, the Silicon Valley, Sacramento, the Sierra Nevada Mountains and California's Central Coast. With an estimated 538,388 people calling this area home, the community reflects a region rich in diversity with a strong sense of community. Two of California's major north-south transportation routes (Interstate 5 and Highway 99) intersect the area and the County has quickly become one of the dominant logistics center locations on the west coast. The County is home to a vibrant arts community with the world-class Gallo Center for the Arts, a symphony orchestra, and abundant visual and performing arts. Stanislaus County is a global center for agribusiness, positioned by its mild Mediterranean climate, rich soils and progressive farming practices. The area is recognized internationally for agricultural innovation with wine, almonds, poultry, milk, cattle, and walnuts being some of the features industries. The County is also home to Stanislaus State University, Modesto Junior College and benefits from satellite locations of other high-quality educational institutions. The County was established in 1854 and has a total land area of 1,515 square miles. Temperatures range from an average low of 38 degrees Fahrenheit in the winter, to an average high of 85 degrees in the summer. ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT The Stanislaus County Behavioral Health & Recovery Services (BHRS) Department, under the administrative direction of the Chief Executive Officer and subject to the policy of the Board of Supervisors, is responsible for providing or arranging for the provision of an array of specialized behavioral health services for residents in and around Stanislaus County. As part of the Mental Health Services Act, the Stanislaus County Behavioral Health & Recovery Services Department has a State approved Workforce Education and Training Plan (WE&T Plan). This WE&T Plan also references the Welfare and Institutions Code Section 5820 - 5822 and provides that administrative structures are in place to support long-term workforce development that actively outreaches to support career pathways and also ensure barriers are reduced or eliminated for consumers, and family members who wish to enter the publicly-funded behavioral health workforce. Candidates with lived experience as a consumer or a family member of a consumer of behavioral health services are highly encouraged to apply. ABOUT THE POSITION The Staff Services Analyst will provide technical, analytical, and interpersonal services related to the development, collection, tracking, analysis, and reporting of Outcomes in the Behavioral Health and Recovery Services department. The Staff Services Analyst for the Data Management Services/Performance Measurement Team will plan, coordinate and perform a variety of specialized administrative services in the areas of data and outcome development, collection, tracking, analysis, and reporting. May coordinate reporting procedures and perform other related work as required. Typical Tasks Track, compile, and analyze program data from various sources; Research and analyze various issues related to program data and outcomes; Provide technical assistance related to outcomes to program staff; Assist in organizing data work flow processes; Work with data from the Electronic Health Record, Microsoft Access databases and/or Excel spreadsheets, and produce various reports; Develop, present, and display information effectively using various methods; Schedule and attend meetings and record detailed notes/minutes; Follow up with meeting action items related to data and outcomes; Set priorities and meet multiple, overlapping deadlines; Perform special assignments as needed to achieve team objectives; and Perform other duties as assigned. Minimum Qualifications (Skills, Ability, Knowledge, Education/Experience) SKILLS/ABILITY Strong skills in preparing, interpreting, and explaining various forms of reports, charts, and graphs Intermediate/advanced proficiency in developing and modifying Microsoft Excel spreadsheets and proficiency with Microsoft Word documents, Microsoft Access databases, and Microsoft PowerPoint; Ability to use contextual information when working with data; Excellent oral and written communications skills; Ability to learn and use new software programs; Attention to detail; Effective communication of complex technical concepts to a non-technical audience; Capability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships; Capacity to maintain accurate records; and Ability to motivate others to follow-up on data and outcome-related tasks, issues and problems. KNOWLEDGE Data collection methods; Statistical concepts and methods; Commonly used data and outcome terminology; Multicultural skills, knowledge & experience; and Grammar, punctuation, spelling, etc. sufficient to effectively communicate in writing. EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE Completion of 60 college semester units in Public or Business Administration, Economics, or related area; AND One (1)year data analysis experience; OR Three (3) years progressive work experience involving data collection and analysis, and outcomes presentation. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATION In addition to the minimum qualifications, applicant screening will focus on the following desirable qualifications. Please list any of these qualifications you may have within the "Duties" section of the online application. Minimum of one (1) year experience working for, or with, a community based health or human services organization. Application and Selection Procedures CLASSIFICATION INFORMATION Unless otherwise provided, this position is part of the Classified Service of the County and is assigned to the Mid-Management/Supervisorybargaining unit for labor relations purposes. Individuals who are in a full-time classification position are required to serve a twelve-month probationary period, which may be extended an additional six months for a total of eighteen months. The probationary period does not apply to unclassifiedpositions. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY The County of Stanislaus is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to submit online application(s) for open position(s). Stanislaus County is committed to establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with the general public, coworkers, supervisors, and members of diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy related condition, marital status, gender/sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (over 40), political affiliation or belief, or military or veteran status. APPLICATION PROCEDURES/FINAL FILING DATE Applications cannot be submitted later than 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. Make your online application as complete as possible so a full and realistic appraisal may be made of your qualifications. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application. Attaching your resume and cover letter are an optional feature for those who wish to do so in addition to completing the required application. Information on your resume and cover letter will not substitute for the education, work experience and required fields on the County application. The online County application is the primary tool used to evaluate your job qualifications. RECRUITMENT ACCOMMODATIONS Arrangements may be made to accommodate disabilities and religious convictions. Applicants requiring testing accommodations are required to complete and submit the Testing Accommodation Request Form prior to the test administration date. Special arrangements for religious convictions should be included in the "Additional Information" section of the application form. http://www.stancounty.com/personnel/pdf/ADATestingForm.pdf GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS Pass County-paid pre-employment drug screening and job-related background investigation. Perform job duties in a manner assuring a safe working environment for oneself and others. Maintain confidential information according to the legal standards and/or County regulations as required. APPLICATION AND/OR EXAMINATION APPEAL RIGHTS Application and/or examination results may be appealed by applicants presenting facts alleging irregularity, fraud and/or error in application screening or in exam scoring. Appeals must be in writing and submitted to the Chief Executive Officer within seven (7) days after the examination results are mailed. JOB TASK ANALYSIS INFORMATION The Job Task Analysis provides information detailing the physical and functional demands of the classification. For the complete job task analysis, visit the Risk Management website at http://www.stancounty.com/riskmgmt/ under "Disability Management." PUBLIC SERVICE LOAN FORGIVENESS PROGRAM Find out if you qualify for the AES Public Service Loan Forgiveness program for full-time public sector employees (PSLF) by contacting (866) 706-5005. https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans/forgivenesscancellation/public-service WELLNESS PROGRAM Learn more about Club Wellness, a program designed to facilitate and encourage the good health of the Stanislaus County's workforce. http://myclubwellness.org DISCLAIMER Stanislaus County reserves the right to revise the examination plan described in this bulletin to better meet the needs of County service. The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute an express or implied contract. Any provision contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice. The information contained in the bulletin is information, which sets forth a general summary of benefits for this respective position. This information is not legally binding. The benefits and other information regarding this position may be found in the Stanislaus County Code, the Stanislaus County Personnel Policies manual, or in the applicable Memorandum of Understanding, and such information prevails over information contained in this bulletin. Questions regarding this bulletin may be directed to the Stanislaus County Chief Executive Office/ Human Resources. Closing Date/Time: 6/19/2019 5:00 PM Pacific
Stanislaus County, CA CA, California, United States
Jun 11, 2019
Full Time
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Stanislaus County, CA Various, California, United States
Jun 08, 2019
Full Time
About the Department and the Position GENERAL INFORMATION This recruitment is being conducted to establish an eligible list to fill current and future full-time and part-time vacancies throughout Stanislaus County. Written examinations are tentatively scheduled for the week of July 8, 2019. Cell phones are typically incompatible with the online application format or browser. We recommend using a desktop or laptop computer. If you are still having technical difficulties, please call NEOGOV at 1-855-524-5627. ABOUT THE COUNTY Stanislaus County is located in Central California within 90 minutes of the San Francisco Bay Area, the Silicon Valley, Sacramento, the Sierra Nevada Mountains and California's Central Coast. With an estimated 538,388 people calling this area home, the community reflects a region rich in diversity with a strong sense of community. Two of California's major north-south transportation routes (Interstate 5 and Highway 99) intersect the area and the County has quickly become one of the dominant logistics center locations on the west coast. The County is home to a vibrant arts community with the world-class Gallo Center for the Arts, a symphony orchestra, and abundant visual and performing arts.Stanislaus County is a global center for agribusiness, positioned by its mild Mediterranean climate, rich soils and progressive farming practices. The area is recognized internationally for agricultural innovation with wine, almonds, poultry, milk, cattle, and walnuts being some of the features industries. The County is also home to Stanislaus State University, Modesto Junior College and benefits from satellite locations of other high quality educational institutions. The County was established in 1854 and has a total land area of 1,515 square miles. Temperatures range from an average low of 38 degrees Fahrenheit in the winter, to an average high of 85 degrees in the summer. ABOUT THE POSITION The Account Clerk III performs the more complex and difficult clerical accounting duties in accordance with established financial record keeping practices and department policies and procedures. This position is subject to overtime, standby, holiday, shift, and callback assignments. Performs related duties as assigned. Typical Tasks Post and balance department accounts; Receive and process fees for services; Compute charges based on fee schedules; Prepare and mail bills and notices; Monitor individual budget account expenditures; Maintain filing systems to ensure accuracy, easy access and propriety; Gather and organize information and data for required record keeping and reporting needs; Compile and collect data, and compute statistics related to department accounting records; Prepare routine notices, letters or memos in corresponding with clients, patients or the public; Maintain and prepare payroll records, petty cash and other special accounts; Prepare blue claims and requisitions, and follow up on processes by other departments; Deal with the public in a tactful and courteous manner in corresponding to inquiries or complaints regarding department policies and procedures; Act as a lead worker by assigning, reviewing and evaluating the work of subordinates, and offer training when needed; Inventory supplies and reorders when necessary; and Code data on prescribed forms for computer input to maintain department records. Minimum Qualifications (Skills, Ability, Knowledge, Education/Experience) SKILLS/ABILITIES Work in a standard office environment with manual dexterity necessary to perform the essential functions of this position; Operate various office machines (i.e., computer, fax, copy, microfiche, ten key); Perform complex mathematical computations; Understand and apply policies, rules and procedures related to departmental operation; Accurately compile data, compute statistics and balance accounts; Accurately maintain logs, filing systems, journals and ledgers; Deal with the public in a tactful and courteous manner; Accurately complete data on prescribed forms; Act as a lead worker by training and reviewing the work of subordinates; and Perform assigned tasks independently. KNOWLEDGE Principles and methods of complex financial and statistical account clerical work; Basic principles of supervision; and Alphabetical and numeric filing procedures. EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE PATTERN I Equivalent to two (2) years of full-time general clerical experience involving: bookkeeping, statistical or financial record keeping, payroll or related duties. One (1) year must be at the journey level; OR PATTERN II Equivalent to one (1) year of full-time journey-level clerical experience involving: bookkeeping, statistical or financial record keeping, payroll or related duties; AND Equivalent of one (1) year of full-time schooling in relevant college course work or business school training (24 semester units or 36 quarter units). LICENSE Applicants must possess and maintain a valid California Driver's License and remain free from repeated preventable accidents. Application and Selection Procedures CLASSIFICATION INFORMATION Unless otherwise provided, this position is part of the Classified Service of the County and is assigned tothe Office Worker/Clerical bargaining unit for labor relations purposes. Individuals who are in a full-time classification position are required to serve a twelve-month probationary period, which may be extended an additional six months, for a total of eighteen months. The probationary period does not apply to unclassified positions. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY The County of Stanislaus is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to submit online application(s) for open position(s). Stanislaus County is committed to establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with the general public, co-workers, supervisors, and members of diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy related condition, marital status, gender/sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (over 40), political affiliation or belief, or military or veteran status. APPLICATION PROCEDURES/FINAL FILING DATE Applications cannot be submitted later than 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. Make your online application as complete as possible so a full and realistic appraisal may be made of your qualifications. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application. Attaching your resume and cover letter are an optional feature for those who wish to do so in addition to completing the required application. Information on your resume and cover letter will not substitute for the education, work experience and required fields on the County application. The online County application is the primary tool used to evaluate your job qualifications. RECRUITMENT ACCOMMODATIONS Arrangements may be made to accommodate disabilities and religious convictions. Applicants requiring testing accommodations are required to complete and submit the Testing Accommodation Request Form prior to the test administration date. Special arrangements for religious convictions should be included in the "Additional Information" section of the application form. http://www.stancounty.com/personnel/pdf/ADATestingForm.pdf GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS Pass County-paid pre-employment drug screening and job-related background investigation. Perform job duties in a manner assuring a safe working environment for oneself and others. Maintain confidential information according to the legal standards and/or County regulations as required. APPLICATION AND/OR EXAMINATION APPEAL RIGHTS Application and/or examination results may be appealed by applicants presenting facts alleging irregularity, fraud and/or error in application screening or in exam scoring. Appeals must be in writing and submitted to the Chief Executive Officer within seven (7) days after the examination results are mailed. JOB TASK ANALYSIS INFORMATION The Job Task Analysis provides information detailing the physical and functional demands of the classification. For the complete job task analysis, visit the Risk Management website at http://www.stancounty.com/riskmgmt/ under "Disability Management." PUBLIC SERVICE LOAN FORGIVENESS PROGRAM Find out if you qualify for the AES Public Service Loan Forgiveness program for full-time public sector employees (PSLF) by contacting (866) 706-5005. https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans/ forgiveness- cancellation /public-service WELLNESS PROGRAM Learn more about Club Wellness, a program designed to facilitate and encourage the good health of the Stanislaus County's workforce. http://myclubwellness.org DISCLAIMER Stanislaus County reserves the right to revise the examination plan described in this bulletin to better meet the needs of County service. The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute an express or implied contract. Any provision contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice. The information contained in the bulletin is information, which sets forth a general summary of benefits for this respective position. This information is not legally binding. The benefits and other information regarding this position may be found in the Stanislaus County Code, the Stanislaus County Personnel Policies manual, or in the applicable Memorandum of Understanding, and such information prevails over information contained in this bulletin. Questions regarding this bulletin may be directed to the Stanislaus County Chief Executive Office/ Human Resources. Closing Date/Time: 6/24/2019 5:00 PM Pacific
Stanislaus County, CA County Counsel -Ste. 6400, California, United States
Jun 04, 2019
Full Time
About the Department and the Position GENERAL INFORMATION This recruitment is being conducted to fill a vacancy for the County Counsel Office and to establish an eligibility list to fill future full-time and part-time vacancies.While this is a continuous recruitment, we encourage you to apply immediately, as this recruitment may close at any time. Applications will be reviewed and interviews scheduled on a continuous basis. Cell phones are typically incompatible with the online application format or browser. We recommend using a desktop or laptop computer. If you are still having technical difficulties, please call NEOGOV at 1-855-524-5627. ABOUT THE COUNTY Stanislaus County is located in Central California within 90 minutes of the San Francisco Bay Area, the Silicon Valley, Sacramento, the Sierra Nevada Mountains and California's Central Coast. With an estimated 538,388 people calling this area home, the community reflects a region rich in diversity with a strong sense of community. Two of California's major north-south transportation routes (Interstate 5 and Highway 99) intersect the area and the County has quickly become one of the dominant logistics center locations on the west coast. The County is home to a vibrant arts community with the world-class Gallo Center for the Arts, a symphony orchestra, and abundant visual and performing arts. Stanislaus County is a global center for agribusiness, positioned by its mild Mediterranean climate, rich soils and progressive farming practices. The area is recognized internationally for agricultural innovation with wine, almonds, poultry, milk, cattle, and walnuts being some of the features industries. The County is also home to Stanislaus State University, Modesto Junior College and benefits from satellite locations of other high quality educational institutions. The County was established in 1854 and has a total land area of 1,515 square miles. Temperatures range from an average low of 38 degrees Fahrenheit in the winter, to an average high of 85 degrees in the summer. ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT The County Counsel Office serves as chief legal counsel for the Board of Supervisors, all County offices, departments and commissions. The County Counsel Office is responsible for providing legal advice and written opinions on matters that impact the operation of County government jurisdictions. The County Counsels Office also represents the County in litigation and preparation of agreements, contracts, resolutions and ordinances for the Board of Supervisors. The County Counsel Office regularly handles personnel matters, election matters, bond issues, trial and appellate litigation concerning child welfare practice, public social services, condemnation proceedings, Public Administrator matters, public guardianship and conservatorship matters, and tax cases, as well as keeping current with all Attorney General Office opinions, case decisions and legislative changes impacting the County. ABOUT THE POSITION Human Resources and Labor Law Attorney The Human Resources and Labor Law section advises and trains County departments and managers regarding a wide array of labor and employment matters, including hiring, training, compensating, and disciplining employees; reasonably accommodating employees and complying with employee leave laws and policies; negotiating and finalizing labor contracts; drafting personnel policies; and complying with the County's policies and state and federal labor, employment, and equal opportunity laws. Attorneys in this section also represent the County and its departments in cases before the County's personnel board, labor arbitrators, the Public Employment Relations Board, the EEOC, the DFEH, and other state and federal administrative agencies. Typical Tasks The specific duties depend on the experience and qualifications of the individual. Minimum Qualifications (Skills, Ability, Knowledge, Education/Experience) SKILLS/ABILITIES Perform highly complex legal research work; Analyze and apply legal principles and precedents to legal problems; Present statement of fact, law, and arguments clearly and logically; Draft ordinances, resolutions, and regulations; Propose legislative measures; and Travel to local, State and Federal Courts. KNOWLEDGE Legal principles and their application; Legal research methods; Principles of administrative and public law; and Duties, powers, limitations, and authority of the County Counsel's Office. EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE Deputy County Counsel II Any combination of training and experience that would provide the opportunity to acquire the knowledge and abilities listed above. Deputy County Counsel III Three (3) years of experience as a Deputy County Counsel or the equivalent legal experience in public or private services; AND Additional experience is needed in at least one (1) of the following areas: public, civil, labor and employment, or contract law. Deputy County Counsel IV Four (4) years of experience as a Deputy County Counsel or the equivalent legal experience in public or private services; AND Additional experience is needed in at least one (1) of the following areas: public, civil, labor and employment, or contract law. Deputy County Counsel V Five (5) years of experience as a Deputy County Counsel or the equivalent legal experience in public or private services; AND Additional experience is needed in at least one (1) of the following areas: public, civil, labor and employment, or contract law. Possession of an active, valid membership in the California State Bar is evidence of sufficient education for this classification. LICENSE The individual selected must be an active member of the California State Bar at the time of appointment. The Bar membership must be listed at the appropriate section on the application form; AND Applicants must possess and maintain a valid California Driver's License and remain free from repeated preventable accidents. In addition to the minimum qualifications, applicant screening will focus on the following desirable qualifications. Please list any of these qualifications you may have within the "duties" section of the online application. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS Human Resources and Labor Law Attorney Experience advising public sector clients regarding employee benefits, including retirement plans, health and welfare plans, and benefits-related policies and contracts, labor and employment matters, the Public Safety Officer's Bill of Rights, disciplinary proceedings and labor negotiations. Application and Selection Procedures CLASSIFICATION INFORMATION Unless otherwise provided, this position is part of the Unclassified Service of the County and considered "at will" for labor relations purposes. Incumbents are also subject to overtime, standby, callback, weekend, holiday and shift assignments. The individual selected will participate in the Stanislaus County Pay-for-Performance program, as well as receive additional benefits. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY The County of Stanislaus is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to submit online application(s) for open position(s). Stanislaus County is committed to establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with the general public, co-workers, supervisors, and members of diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy related condition, marital status, gender/sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (over 40), political affiliation or belief, or military or veteran status. APPLICATION PROCEDURES/FINAL FILING DATE Applications cannot be submitted later than 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. Make your online application as complete as possible so a full and realistic appraisal may be made of your qualifications. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application. Attaching your resume and cover letter are an optional feature for those who wish to do so in addition to completing the required application. Information on your resume and cover letter will not substitute for the education, work experience and required fields on the County application. The online County application is the primary tool used to evaluate your job qualifications. RECRUITMENT ACCOMMODATIONS Arrangements may be made to accommodate disabilities and religious convictions. Applicants requiring testing accommodations are required to complete and submit the Testing Accommodation Request Form prior to the test administration date. Special arrangements for religious convictions should be included in the "Additional Information" section of the application form. http://www.stancounty.com/personnel/pdf/ADATestingForm.pdf GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS Pass ajob-related background investigation. Perform job duties in a manner assuring a safe working environment for oneself and others. Maintain confidential information according to the legal standards and/or County regulations as required. APPLICATION AND/OR EXAMINATION APPEAL RIGHTS Application and/or examination results may be appealed by applicants presenting facts alleging irregularity, fraud and/or error in application screening or in exam scoring. Appeals must be in writing and submitted to the Chief Executive Officer within seven (7) days after the examination results are mailed. JOB TASK ANALYSIS INFORMATION The Job Task Analysis provides information detailing the physical and functional demands of the classification. For the complete job task analysis, visit the Risk Management website at http://www.stancounty.com/riskmgmt/ under "Disability Management." PUBLIC SERVICE LOAN FORGIVENESS PROGRAM Find out if you qualify for the AES Public Service Loan Forgiveness program for full-time public sector employees (PSLF) by contacting (866) 706-5005. https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans/forgiveness-cancellation/public-service WELLNESS PROGRAM Learn more about Club Wellness, a program designed to facilitate and encourage the good health of the Stanislaus County's workforce. http://myclubwellness.org DISCLAIMER Stanislaus County reserves the right to revise the examination plan described in this bulletin to better meet the needs of County service. The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute an express or implied contract. Any provision contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice. The information contained in the bulletin is information, which sets forth a general summary of benefits for this respective position. This information is not legally binding. The benefits and other information regarding this position may be found in the Stanislaus County Code, the Stanislaus County Personnel Policies manual, or in the applicable Memorandum of Understanding, and such information prevails over information contained in this bulletin. Questions regarding this bulletin may be directed to the Stanislaus County Chief Executive Office/ Human Resources. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Stanislaus County, CA Various, California, United States
Jun 04, 2019
Full Time
About the Department and the Position For more information about this position please Click Here for Flyer. Closing Date/Time: 7/5/2019 5:00 PM Pacific
Stanislaus County, CA Modesto, California, United States
Jun 01, 2019
Full Time
About the Department and the Position GENERAL INFORMATION This recruitment is being conducted to fill a vacancy for Behavioral Health and Recovery Services and establish an eligible for list to fill future full-time vacancies. Oral examinations are tentatively scheduled forthe week of July 8th. Cell phones are typically incompatible with the online application format or browser. We recommend using a desktop or laptop computer. If you are still having difficulties, please call NEOGOV at 1-855-524-5627. ABOUT THE COUNTY Stanislaus County is located in Central California within 90 minutes of the San Francisco Bay Area, the Silicon Valley, Sacramento, the Sierra Nevada Mountains and California's Central Coast. With an estimated 538,388 people calling this area home, the community reflects a region rich in diversity with a strong sense of community. Two of California's major north-south transportation routes (Interstate 5 and Highway 99) inter-sect the area and the County has quickly become one of the dominant logistics center locations on the west coast. The County is home to a vibrant arts community with the world-class Gallo Center for the Arts, a symphony orchestra, and abundant visual and performing arts. Stanislaus County is a global center for agribusiness, positioned by its mild Mediterranean climate, rich soils and progressive farming practices. The area is recognized internationally for agricultural innovation with wine, almonds, poultry, milk, cattle, and walnuts being some of the featured industries. The County is also home to Stanislaus State University, Modesto Junior College and benefits from satellite locations of other high-quality educational institutions. The County was established in 1854 and has a total land area of 1,515 square miles. Temperatures range from an average low of 38 degrees Fahrenheit in the winter to an average high of 85 degrees in the summer. Temperatures move up into the 90s during the summer months with low humidity and cool evening breezes from the San Joaquin Delta. ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT Behavioral Health and Recovery Services (BHRS)is committed to behavioral health principles that are responsive to both mental health services and substance use disorders. Our scope of services includes, but is not limited to, inpatient and outpatient psychiatric services, substance use disorder services, behavioral education and prevention; public guardian functions and advocacy. We offer these services throughout Stanislaus County at Behavioral Health and Recovery Services managed sites and partner with community agencies, as well as other County departments. ABOUT THE POSITION Under the direction of the Department's Associate Director,the MHSA Policy and Planning/Innovation Project Managerwill provide oversight of the Department's Mental Health Services Act (MHSA) Planning and Policy requirements focusing on compliance, timely reporting, the development and monitoring of all Innovation projects. This position includes supervision of staff. The MHSA Policy and Planning/Innovation Project Manager will facilitate presentations, including large stakeholder meetings, prepare, plan andrevise annual reports, actively participate in conference calls, meetings includinglocal and state wide committees. Maintain the MHSA website and provide input toBHRSleadership regarding past and future MHSA policies and processes. The incumbentwill also have the responsibility of publishing the BHRS MHSA Newsletter andpresenting the MHSA plan and updates to the Board of Supervisors. The MHSA Policy and Planning/Innovation Project Manager may serve as theBHRS Public Information Officerwhich is responsible for media relations and internal/external communications.Thisincludes providingpolicies and proceduresto the public and marketing programs and material. Typical Tasks Coordinate all tasks related to the planning and implementation of MHSA; Develop and monitor applicable contracts; Attend local and statewide stakeholder meetings, participate in regional meetings and statewide training for (MHSA policy and planning); Positively engagewith diverse stakeholders in public behavioral health, community and public settings; Ensure consumer/family and diverse population input and participation in implementation, evaluation, and monitoring of the MHSA planning process; Assume liaison or leadership roles with various community groups and boards and relevant State/local agencies; Work with other BHRS senior managers to develop and potentially administer programs to further the Department's mission; Engage MHSA stakeholders and gain consensus on Innovation (INN) learning project ideas; Liaison with the Mental Health Services Oversight and Accountability Commission (MHSOAC) on INN application to ensure the project meets INN requirements and regulations; Write INN applications including budgets for MHSOAC approval; Present INN projects to MHSOAC for approval/serve as spokesperson for BHRS; Develop Scope of Work (SOW) for INN projects; FacilitateBHRS Contracts and Accounting on RFP's and contract awards/review and score applications; Effectively utilize writing and presentation skills; Oversee INN projects, including the current internal program for Suicide Prevention Innovation Project housed at BHRS MHSA; Supervise employees; and Other duties as assigned. Minimum Qualifications (Skills, Ability, Knowledge, Education/Experience) ABILITY TO Interpretcomplex MHSA Plan requirements; Synthesize diverse input into documents; Utilize innovative and creative techniques; Evaluate and/or assist in development of County wide volunteer/community training programs; Engage and build partnerships with underserved communities; Employ strong communication and people skills with a diverse population; Embrace and represent MHSA essential elements; Effectively work in a strength-based model; Apply principles of cultural competence to program development and management; Anticipate and respond to changes (funding, legislative and regulatory) as these changes affect service delivery, planning andstakeholder input related to diverse consumers and their families; Analyze administrative/operational challenges and make recommendations for resolution; Exercise progressive leadership in motivating, coaching and supporting community stakeholders; Delegate assignments while maintaining accountability; Prepare and deliver comprehensive written and oral reports and correspondence; Demonstrate community collaboration skills; Maintain a personal and professional commitment to maintaining team involvement; and Speak effectively to large groups, organize and facilitate workgroups and committees. KNOWLEDGE OF Adult learning theory, including training and facilitation methods; Multiple funding sources and methods of leveraging funding; Current literature and developments in integrated behavioral health and recovery and resiliency principles; Cultural competency principles on organizational and service delivery levels; Multicultural skills, knowledge and experience; Principles of client advocacy and recovery; Diverse populations and ways to support their involvement in workforce development/education and MHSA policy and planning; Current theories and practice of progressive leadership and management techniques; and Legislation, regulations, policies, standards and local plans pertaining to MHSA. Education/Experience: Two years of experience in human services, or supervision/management experience in a large public or private agency. One year of this experience must be as a manager or supervisor in a public or private human services agency AND B.A./B.S. or equivalent in Human Services or a related field (Progressively responsible experience in a related area may be substituted for the required education on a year-for-year basis)Proof of education may be required for verification purposes after the eligible list has been established as part of the selection interview process. Proof of education (transcripts and/or degree) may be attached at the time of online application submission if available. LICENSE Applicants must possess and maintain a valid California Driver's License and remain free from repeated preventable accidents. In addition to the minimum qualifications, applicant screening will focus on the following desirable qualifications. Please list any of these qualifications you may have within the "Duties" section of the online application. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS One year experience working with programming or planning in MHSA/Community Services and Support. Application and Selection Procedures CLASSIFICATION INFORMATION Unless otherwise provided, this position is part of the Unclassified Service of the County and considered "at will" for labor relations purposes. Incumbents are also subject to overtime, standby, callback, weekend, holiday and shift assignments. The individual selected will participate in the Stanislaus County Pay-for-Performance program, as well as receive additional benefits. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY The County of Stanislaus is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to submit online application(s) for open position(s). Stanislaus County is committed to establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with the general public, co-workers, supervisors and members of diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy related condition, marital status, gender/ sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (over 40), political affiliation or belief, or military or veteran status. APPLICATION PROCEDURES/ FINAL FILING DATE Applications cannot be submitted later than 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. Make your online application as complete as possible so a full and realistic appraisal may be made of your qualifications. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a complete application. Attaching your resume and cover letter are an optional feature for those who wish to do so in addition to completing the required application. Information on your resume and cover letter will not substitute for the education, work experience and required fields on the County application. The online County application is the primary tool used to evaluate your job qualifications. RECRUITMENT ACCOMMODATIONS Arrangements may be made to accommodate disabilities and religious convictions. Applicants requiring testing accommodations are required to complete and submit the Testing Accommodation Request Form prior to the test administration date. Special arrangements for religious convictions should be included in the "Additional Information" section of the application form. http://www.stancounty.com/personnel/pdf/ADATestingForm.pdf GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS Pass county-paid pre-employment drug screening and job-related background investigation. Perform job duties in a manner assuring a safe working environment for oneself and others. Maintain confidential information according to the legal standards and/ or County regulations as required. APPLICATION AND/OR EXAMINATION APPEAL RIGHTS Application and/or examination results may be appealed by applicants presenting facts alleging irregularity, fraud and/or error in application screening or in exam scoring. Appeals must be in writing and submitted to the Chief Executive Office within seven (7) days after the examination results are mailed. JOB TASK ANALYSIS INFORMATION The Job Task Analysis provides information detailing the physical and functional demands of the classification. For the complete job task analysis, visit the Risk Management website at http://www.stancounty.com/riskmgmt/ under "Disability Management." PUBLIC SERVICE LOAN FORGIVENESS PROGRAM Find out if you qualify for the AES Public Service Loan Forgiveness program for full-time public sector employees (PSLF) by contacting (866) 706-5005. https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans/forgiveness-cancellation/public-service WELLNESS PROGRAM Learn more about Club Wellness, a program designed to facilitate and encourage the good health of the Stanislaus County's workforce. http://myclubwellness.org DISCLAIMER Stanislaus County reserves the right to revise the examination plan described in this bulletin to better meet the needs of County service. The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute an express or implied contract. Any provision contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice. The information contained in the bulletin is information, which sets forth a general summary of benefits for this respective position. This information is not legally binding. The benefits and other information regarding this position may be found in the Stanislaus County Code, the Stanislaus County Personnel Policies manual, or in the applicable Memorandum of Understandings and such information prevails over information contained in this bulletin. Questions regarding this bulletin may be directed to the Stanislaus County Chief Executive Office/ Human Resources. Closing Date/Time: 6/21/2019 5:00 PM Pacific
Stanislaus County, CA Stanislaus County, California, United States
May 30, 2019
Full Time
About the Department and the Position For more information about this position please Click Here for Flyer. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Stanislaus County, CA HSA - Public Health - 820 Scenic Dr, California, United States
May 14, 2019
Full Time
About the Department and the Position For more information about this position please Click Here for Flyer. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Stanislaus County, CA Modesto, California, United States
May 01, 2019
Full Time
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Stanislaus County, CA Stanislaus County, California, United States
Apr 12, 2019
Full Time
About the Department and the Position GENERAL INFORMATION This recruitment is being conducted to fill vacancies for the Stanislaus County District Attorney's Officeand to establish an eligible list to fill future full-time and part-time vacancies.While this is a continuous recruitment, we encourage you to apply immediately, as this recruitment may close at any time. Applications will be reviewed on a continuous basis. Interviews will be held approximately 5-7 days after applicants receive notification of eligibility. Cell phones are typically incompatible with the online application format or browser. We recommend using a desktop or laptop. If you are still having technical difficulties, please call NEOGOV at 1-855-524-5627. The applicant must be an active member of the California State Bar at the time of the hire. STANISLAUSCOUNTY DEPUTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS Bi-weekly payroll system; 5-step salary range (5% intervals); Health plan coverage for employee and dependents(health, dental, vision); Paid sick leave; Life insurance - employer paid $50,000 in term life insurance; Disability - long term disability insurance; Vacation accrued biweekly: 3.7 hours (0 -2 years of service), 5.24 hours (3 -10 years of service), 6.78 hours (11 -20 years of service), 8.32 hours (21+ years of service); 10 paid holidays; $900 professional development expense reimbursement per year; Paid professional leave up to 60 hours per year; CDAAdues paid by employer; Bar dues paid by employer; Malpractice indemnification provided; MCLEin-house training; Deferred compensation benefit of 2%; and StanCERA- employer/employee paid retirement system (1937 Retirement Act). Retirement transfers accepted from other county systems orPERS. ABOUT THE COUNTY Stanislaus County is located in Central California within 90 minutes of the San Francisco Bay Area, the Silicon Valley, Sacramento, the Sierra Nevada Mountains and California's Central Coast. With an estimated 538,388 people calling this area home, the community reflects a region rich in diversity with a strong sense of community. Two of California's major north-south transportation routes (Interstate 5 and Highway 99) traverse the area and the County has quickly become one of the dominant logistics center locations on the west coast. The County is home to a vibrant arts community with the world-class Gallo Center for the Arts, a symphony orchestra and abundant visual and performing arts. Stanislaus County is a global center for agribusiness, positioned by its mild Mediterranean climate, rich soils and progressive farming practices. The area is recognized internationally for agricultural innovation with wine, almonds, poultry, milk, cattle and walnuts being some of the features industries. The County is also home to Stanislaus State University and Modesto Junior College and it also benefits from satellite locations of other high quality educational institutions. The County was established in 1854 and has a total land area of 1,515 square miles. Temperatures range from an average low of 38 degrees Fahrenheit in the winter to an average high of 94 degrees in the summer. ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT The District Attorney's Office is responsible for the prosecution of all crimes or offenses that occur within the County. District Attorney staff represent the People of the State of California incriminal cases, provide support and assistance to crime victims and work in partnership with local law enforcement agencies to promote public safety. Our mission is to SEEK JUSTICE, SERVE JUSTICE, DO JUSTICE. Our staff consists of approximately147 employees.Thisrecruitment is to fill general criminal prosecutor positions. Eligible lists arenormally good for six months and may be extended for up to one year. ABOUT THE POSITION The Stanislaus County District Attorney is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Deputy District Attorney I-V. As a member of our prosecution team, the incumbent in this position could be assigned to a variety of cases including: driving under the influence, domestic violence, drug sales and possession, elder abuse, child abuse, gang crimes, consumer fraud, environmental crimes, agricultural crimes, auto theft, homicide, sexual assault, human trafficking and more. Incumbents will prepare and prosecute assigned cases with a team of support personnel including investigators, victim advocates, paralegals and clerical support staff. Incumbents will interview witnesses and examine, evaluate, and present evidence while prosecuting the misdemeanor and/or felony cases. The ideal candidate will be a team-player who has a demonstrated passion for seeking and pursuing justice on behalf of victims of crime including some prior experience or connection to prosecution, law enforcement, and/or victim advocacy.No experience is required for appointment as a Deputy District Attorney - I. Candidates may be considered for appointment to a higher level in the classification series based on their level of experience and ability. We are seeking professionals with excellent analytical, research, written communication and oral advocacy skills. Deputy District Attorneys work under the direction of a Chief Deputy District Attorney and are responsible for reviewing investigative reports and evidence submitted by law enforcement, issuance of criminal complaints and the preparation and presentation of criminal cases in court. Deputy District Attorneys draft legal opinions on points of criminal law for argument in court or for dissemination to law enforcement agencies and perform other related duties as required. The District Attorney's Office will provide a formal training program prior to appearing in court. Assignments are based on the experience and training of the individual selected. Typical Tasks ATTORNEY I Handle routine misdemeanor matters.. ATTORNEY II All those listed in Level I plus: All misdemeanor matters; including trials and juvenile matters; Entry level felonies; and Other duties as assigned. ATTORNEY III All those listed in Level I and II plus: Felonies: Preliminary hearings; Trials; Juvenile Court; Orders to show cause; Conservatorships; and Other duties as assigned. ATTORNEY IV All those listed in Level I, II and IIIplus: All felony cases; Track and document statistical data on appropriate cases; and Other duties as assigned. ATTORNEY V All those listed in LevelI, II, III and IV plus: All felony cases, including capital; and May include responsibility for a specialized unit Minimum Qualifications (Skills, Ability, Knowledge, Education/Experience) SKILLS/ABILITY ATTORNEY I Organize multiple tasks; Prepare and present statements of fact, law and arguments clearly and logically in written and oral form; Evaluate facts and evidence; Obtain information through examination; Analyze legal problems and apply legal principles and practices; Follow directions; Accept and learn from criticism; Communicate effectively; Extract information from and coherently provide it to others; Produce research and writing; Accurately document actions; Dress professionally; Work with others in a team environment; Maintain the confidence and respect of members of the legal profession, public officials and other persons contacted in the work process; Public speaking and argument; Write clearly and concisely; Argue clearly and logically; Demonstrate flexibility in approach to legal issues and working with people; "Think on your feet" and ability to explain these thoughts coherently; and Basic computer skills to function effectively in an automated environment. ATTORNEY II Demonstrated skills/ability with Level I qualifications, plus: Evaluate requests for the issuance of criminal complaints; Evaluate cases to determine the parameters of settlement; Present legal motions in court clearly and logically; Review charging documents for accuracy; Demonstrate a working knowledge of applicable code sections, for example the Wel. & Inst. Code, Code of Civil Procedure, Civil Code, and the Evidence Code; The ability to make a determination of what case facts are; Review pleadings for accuracy and sufficiency; Analyze facts and the law to determine if criminal actions are appropriate; Appear at pre-trial and post-trial hearings; and Provide on-going direction to support staff. Office computer efficiency; Basic legal research and writing; Argument; Organization in handling multiple cases; and Basic computing skills to function effectively in an automated environment. ATTORNEY III Demonstrated skills/ability with Level I and II qualifications, plus: Non-trial appearances Evaluate cases to determine the parameters of settlement of complex and multiple issues utilizing state statutes and local rules of court; Represent the office in public; Prepare and present statements of fact, law and arguments clearly and logically in written and oral form; Evaluate facts and evidence and obtain information through examination; Initiate criminal actions; Analyze difficult and complex legal problems and apply legal principles and practices; Win the confidence and respect of members of the legal profession, public officials and other persons encountered in the work environment. Provide verbal directions to staff for the proper handling of cases and processing of orders; Use a variety of computer systems to obtain and disseminate information to staff; Discuss cases with opposing counsel to identify issues before going to hearing; Negotiate settlements; Prepare orders and stipulations; Review pleadings and revise as necessary; When appropriate, negotiate settlements with the deputy public defender or private counsel; Present evidence and arguments; Make sentencing recommendations; and Prepare formal orders after hearing. ATTORNEY IV Demonstrated skills/ability with Level I, II, and III qualifications, plus: Independently prosecute all felony cases except capital cases; Assist junior attorneys in preparation for trials by reviewing demands for discovery, witness lists and trial strategy; Advanced legal research and writing; and Professionally representing the office in public. ATTORNEY V Demonstrated skills/ability with Level I, II, III and IV qualifications, plus: Competently prosecute all cases including capital homicides; Willingness to prosecute capital cases; and Assume the full range of responsibilities relating to the office. KNOWLEDGE ATTORNEY I Legal research and writing; Criminal and civil law and procedure; Rules of evidence; Trial principles; Oral argument; Constitutional law; Knowledge and compliance with the Rules of Professional Responsibility; Issuance standards; Charging statutes and language; Sentencing and probation parameters; Office procedures and practices; Rules of court; and Organization and handling multiple cases. ATTORNEY II Demonstrated knowledge of Level I requirements, plus: Probation department policy and procedures as related to misdemeanor cases; Trial procedures and rules of evidence; and Legal research methods. ATTORNEY III Demonstrated knowledge of Level I and II requirements, plus: Felony sentencing structure including rules of court and statutes; All rules and statutes applicable to felonies; and The duties, powers, limitations and authority of the District Attorney's Office. ATTORNEY IV Demonstrated knowledge of Level I, II and III requirements, plus: Advanced trial advocacy skills; Probation and sentencing rules; and Specialized statutes and enhancements. ATTORNEY V Demonstrated knowledge of Level I, II, III and IV requirements, plus: Advanced knowledge of specialized statutes including sentencing and enhancements; and Legal principles and their application. EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE All applicants must be law school graduates who have passed and been licensed by the State Bar of California. No experience is required at the entry level. At the higher levels, initial placement is based upon professional level experience. Level specific experience is as follows: ATTORNEY I No experience necessary. Attorney I is a Veterans' Preference Program eligible job classification. For more information please click on link http ://www.stancounty.com/personnel/pdf/hiringpreference.pdf ATTORNEY II A minimum of six (6) months of experience as an Attorney I, OR three (3) years' experience in the general practice of law may be substituted for the six (6) months of criminal law experience. ATTORNEY III One (1) year experience as an Attorney II, OR equivalent of four (4) years' experience in the general practice of law may be substituted for the two years of criminal law experience. ATTORNEY IV A minimum of one (1) year of criminal prosecution and trial experience as an Attorney III or its equivalent; OR five (5) years of experience in the general practice of law may be substituted for three (3) years of criminal law experience ATTORNEY V One (1) year experience as a Attorney IV or equivalent. In addition to the minimum qualifications, applicant screening will focus on the following desirable qualifications. Please list any desirables you may have within the "Duties" section of the online application. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS Three (3) months employment or volunteer work in a District Attorney's Office, Public Defender's Office, or experience working in criminal law or prosecution. THE FOLLOWING APPLY FOR ALL LEVELS OF DEPUTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY LICENSE Active membership in good standing in the State Bar of California is required for all levels at time of appointment. The Bar membership number should be listed in the Licenses section on the application form; AND Applicants must possess and maintain a valid California Driver's License and remain free from repeated preventable accidents. OTHER REQUIREMENT Ability to pass a thorough background investigation, including fingerprinting. Application and Selection Procedures CLASSIFICATION INFORMATION Unless otherwise provided, this position is part of the Classified Service of the County and is assigned to the Attorney's Bargaining Unit for labor relations purposes. Individuals who are in a full-time classified position are required to serve a twelve-month probationary period, which may be extended an additional six months for a total of eighteen months. The probationary period does not apply to unclassified positions. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY The County of Stanislaus is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to submit online application(s) for open position(s). Stanislaus County is committed to establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with the general public, co-workers, supervisors, and members of diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy related condition, marital status, gender/sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (over 40), political affiliation or belief or military or veteran status. APPLICATION PROCEDURES/FINAL FILING DATE Applications cannot be submitted later than 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. Make your online application as complete as possible so a full and realistic appraisal may be made of your qualifications. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application form. Attaching your resume and cover letter are an optional feature for those who wish to do so in addition to completing the required application form. Information on your resume and cover letter will not substitute for the education, work experience and required fields on the County application. The online County application is the primary tool used to evaluate your job qualifications. RECRUITMENT ACCOMMODATIONS Arrangements may be made to accommodate disabilities and religious convictions. Applicants requiring testing accommodations are required to complete and submit the Testing Accommodation Request Form prior to the test administration date. Special arrangements for religious convictions should be included in the "Additional Information" section of the application form. http://www.stancounty.com/personnel/pdf/ADATestingForm.pdf GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS Pass County-paid pre-employment drug screening and job-related background investigation. Perform job duties in a manner assuring a safe working environment for oneself and others. Maintain confidential information according to the legal standards and/or County regulations as required. APPLICATION AND/OR EXAMINATION APPEAL RIGHTS Application and/or examination results may be appealed by applicants presenting facts alleging irregularity, fraud and/or error in application screening or in exam scoring. Appeals must be in writing and submitted to the Chief Executive Officer within seven (7) days after the examination results are mailed. PUBLIC SERVICE LOAN FORGIVENESS PROGRAM Find out if you qualify for the AES Public Service Loan Forgiveness program for full-time public sector employees (PSLF) by contacting (866) 706-5005. https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans/forgiveness-cancellation/public-service WELLNESS PROGRAM Learn more about Club Wellness, a program designed to facilitate and encourage the good health of the Stanislaus County's workforce. http://myclubwellness.org DISCLAIMER StanislausCounty reserves the right to revise the examination plan described in this flyer to better meet the needs of County service. The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute an express or implied contract. Any provision contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice. The information contained in the bulletin is information, which sets forth a general summary of benefits for this respective position. This information is not legally binding. The benefits and other information regarding this position may be found in theStanislausCounty Code, theStanislausCounty Personnel Policies manual, or in the applicable Memorandum of Understandings, and such information prevails over information contained in this flyer. Questions regarding this announcement may be directed to theStanislausCounty Chief Executive Office/ Personnel. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Stanislaus County, CA Modesto, California, United States
Apr 11, 2019
Full Time
About the Department and the Position GENERAL INFORMATION Mental Health Clinician I: $59,758 -72,633 per year Mental Health Clinician II: $66,206 -80,454 per year This recruitment is being conducted to fill vacancies for the Behavioral Health and Recovery Services Department and establish an eligible list to fill future full-time and part-time vacancies throughout Stanislaus County. While this is a continuous recruitment, we encourage you to apply immediately as this recruitment may close at any time. Bilingual Applicants are encouraged to apply . Cell phones are typically incompatible with the online application format or browser. We recommend using a desktop orlaptop computer. If you are still having technical difficulties, please call NEOGOV at 1-855-524-5627. ABOUT THE COUNTY Stanislaus County is located in Central California within 90 minutes of the San Francisco Bay Area, the Silicon Valley, Sacramento, the Sierra Nevada Mountains and California's Central Coast. With an estimated 538,388 people calling this area home, the community reflects a region rich in diversity with a strong sense of community. Two of California's major north-south transportation routes (Interstate 5 and Highway 99) intersect the area and the County has quickly become one of the dominant logistics center locations on the west coast. The County is home to a vibrant arts community with the world-class Gallo Center for the Arts, a symphony orchestra, and abundant visual and performing arts. Stanislaus County is a global center for agribusiness, positioned by its mild Mediterranean climate, rich soils and progressive farming practices. The area is recognized internationally for agricultural innovation with wine, almonds, poultry, milk, cattle, and walnuts being some of the features industries. The County is also home to Stanislaus State University, Modesto Junior College and benefits from satellite locations of other high quality educational institutions. The County was established in 1854 and has a total land area of 1,515 square miles. Temperatures range from an average low of 38 degrees Fahrenheit in the winter, to an average high of 85 degrees in the summer. ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT Behavioral Health & Recovery Services (BHRS), under the administrative direction of the Chief Executive Officer and subject to the policy of the Board of Supervisors, is responsible for providing or arranging for the provision of an array of specialized behavioral health services for residents in and around Stanislaus County. Stanislaus County Behavioral Health and Recovery Services is considered a Health Professional Shortage area (HPSA) for mental health and most clinics are National Health Service Corps (NHCS) approved sites for candidates interested in applying for student loan repayment program. For more information visit: http://nhsc.hrsa.gov/loanrepayment/index.html As part of the Mental Health Services Act, the Stanislaus County Behavioral Health & Recovery Services Department has a State-approved Workforce Education and Training Plan (WE&T Plan). This WE&T Plan also references the Welfare and Institutions Code Section 5820 - 5822 and provides that administrative structures are in place to support long-term workforce development that actively outreaches to support career pathways and also ensure barriers are reduced or eliminated for consumers, and family members who wish to enter the publicly-funded behavioral health workforce. Candidates with lived experience as a consumer or a family member of a consumer of behavioral health services are highly encouraged to apply. ABOUT THE POSITION Under direction, Mental Health Clinicians provide clinical assessments, care planning, counseling, and other psychotherapeutic services in a community mental health setting. Mental Health Clinicians are expected to work independently but also function effectively as part of a service team. The incumbents may supervise professional and technical personnel, and provide education and consultation services to other staff, community agencies and the public. In addition, Mental Health Clinicians may administer and coordinate mental health programs, and perform other related work as required. Mental Health Clinicians can be assigned, based on departmental needs, to our Adult and Older Adult System of Care, Children's System of Care, Forensics System of Care, one of our programs under the Mental Health Services Act (MHSA), the Alcohol and Drug System of Care, or the Community Emergency Response Team (CERT). Typical Tasks In the appropriate therapeutic and/or clinical setting, work with primary care physicians when necessary on treatment plans, or provide individual and group services which could include clients from diverse cultural backgrounds. For children and families, assist in assessing challenges and barriers to social and emotional health, and in partnership with them, develop a strength based realistic service plan; Advise clients of available community resources and act as a liaison and/or advocate for clients/families to use them effectively; Work collaboratively with consumers and family members using a wellness, recovery or resilient based approach and engage clients in treatment pathways and/or brief psychotherapy when indicated; Provide crisis intervention and 5150 evaluation on-site,in the field or at neighboring hospital emergency rooms when working with BHRS clients; Provide wellness/recovery/resiliency informed services; Provide clinical assessment, client care planning and effective treatment implementation to children, adults and families; Prepare and present cases for review with the clinical service team; Prepare and maintain complex treatment and progress reports and document patient medical charts as needed which include diagnostic and treatment recommendations, discharge planning and follow-up services; Support and utilize Electronic Medical/Health Record System software; Work collaboratively with a wide range of clinical and non-clinical disciplines to access client and family needs, design effective care planning, service goals or medical treatment plans regarding utilization of additional resources (i.e. community resources, home health and hospice); Work in tandem with the Probation Department, Sheriff's Office, criminal justice partner agencies, and other community partners across the County if applicable; Utilize the 12 Step and social model principles of substance use disorder (SUD) treatment resiliency and crisis intervention within the community; and Bilingual language skillsare desirable. Minimum Qualifications (Skills, Ability, Knowledge, Education/Experience) SKILLS/ABILITY Perform psychiatric social work and psychotherapy of a complex nature with clients and groups; Prepare clear concise case work records and make recommendations on the basis of such information; organize and manage a caseload; and work with a bureaucratic system; Retain personal objectivity while dealing with the problems of others; Perform the therapist's role in a manner consistent with professional standards and ethics; Prioritize the problems of mentally disordered persons and determine their needs; Decide appropriate treatment focus and methods without clinical supervision; Work with a team to integrate various clinical approaches into a treatment program; and Recognize a potential crisis; handle stress and bizarre behavior and deliver crisis intervention services. KNOWLEDGE Principles, techniques and trends in counseling, psychotherapy, clinical case management, and various treatment modalities; Biological, behavioral and environmental aspects of emotional disturbances, mental disability, retardation and substance abuse; Culturally proficient practices with diverse case load; Scope and activities of the public and private health and welfare agencies and other available resources; and Principles and techniques of mental health education, prevention, and crisis intervention within the community. EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE MENTAL HEALTH CLINICIANI PATTERN I Graduation from an accredited two (2) year Graduate School of Social Work with the receipt of a Master's Degree of Social Work which can lead to licensure as a Clinical Social Worker. PATTERN II Graduation from an accredited graduate program with receipt of a Master's Degree which can lead to a License as a Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) or a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT); AND Meet qualifications to participate in a Short-Doyle program; AND Eligible to be licensed as either a Licensed Clinical Social Worker or a Licensed Marriageand Family Therapist in the State of California. MHC I - No experience required for both patterns. MENTAL HEALTH CLINICIAN II PATTERN I Graduation from an accredited two (2) year Graduate School of Social Work with receipt of a Master's Degree and acquisition of the State recognized license. PATTERN II Graduation from an accredited graduate program with receipt of a Master's Degree and acquisition of a LCSW or MFT License which meets qualifications to participate in a Short Doyle program. PATTERN III Doctoral Degree in Clinical Psychology may be substituted for the above educational requirement; AND Two (2) years of experience in a Mental Health setting under clinical supervision as required to qualify for the State recognized license; AND Licensed as either a Licensed Clinical Social Worker or Marriage and Family Therapist in the State of California; OR A license as a Psychologist in the State of California may be substituted for the above licensure requirement. Proof of education is required for verification purposes at the time of application. Applicants who are unable to submit proof must call 209-525-7339 to make other arrangements before 5 pm on the final filing date. Failure to submit proof or make other arrangements before the final filing deadline will result in disqualification. LICENSE Applicants must possess and maintain a valid California Driver's License and remain free from repeated preventable accidents. In addition to the minimum qualifications, applicant screening will focus on the following desirable qualifications. Please list any of these qualifications you may have within the "duties" section of the online application. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS Current registration with the California Board of Behavioral Science as either an Associate Marriage & Family Therapist Intern (AMFT), Associate Clinical Social Worker (ASW), or a Professional Clinical Counselor Intern (PCC Intern); OR Licensure with the California Board of Behavioral Science as either a Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist (LMFT), Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), or a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC). Application and Selection Procedures CLASSIFICATION INFORMATION Unless otherwise provided, this position is part of the Classified Service of the County and is assigned to the Community & Health Services Bargaining Unit for labor relations purposes. Individuals who are in a full-time classified position are required to serve a twelve-month probationary period, which may be extended an additional six months for a total of eighteen months. The probationary period does not apply to unclassified positions. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY The County of Stanislaus is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to submit online application(s) for open position(s). Stanislaus County is committed to establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with the general public, co-workers, supervisors, and members of diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy related condition, marital status, gender/sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (over 40), political affiliation or belief, or military or veteran status. APPLICATION PROCEDURES/FINAL FILING DATE Applications cannot be submitted later than 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. Make your online application as complete as possible so a full and realistic appraisal may be made of your qualifications. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application form. Attaching your resume and cover letter are an optional feature for those who wish to do so in addition to completing the required application form. Information on your resume and cover letter will not substitute for the education, work experience and required fields on the County application. The online County application is the primary tool used to evaluate your jobRec RECRUITMENT CCcOMMODATIONS Arrangements may be made to accommodate disabilities or religious convictions. Describe the special test arrangements you require in the "Additional Information" section of the application form. GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS Pass County-paid pre-employment drug screening and job-related background investigation. Perform job duties in a manner assuring a safe working environment for oneself and others. Maintain confidential information according to the legal standards and/or County regulations as required. APPLICATION AND/OR EXAMINATION APPEAL RIGHTS Application and/or examination results may be appealed by applicants presenting facts alleging irregularity, fraud and/or error in application screening or in exam scoring. Appeals must be in writing and submitted to the Chief Executive Officer within seven (7) days after the examination results are mailed. JOB TASK ANALYSIS INFORMATION The Job Task Analysis provides information detailing the physical and functional demands of the classification. For the complete job task analysis, visit the Risk Management website at http://www.stancounty.com/riskmgmt/ under "Disability Management." PUBLIC SERVICE LOAN FORGIVENESS PROGRAM Find out if you qualify for the AES Public Service Loan Forgiveness program for full-time public sector employees (PSLF) by contacting (866) 706-5005. https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans/forgiveness-cancellation/public-service WELLNESS PROGRAM Learn more about Club Wellness, a program designed to facilitate and encourage the good health of the Stanislaus County's workforce. http://myclubwellness.org DISCLAIMER Stanislaus County reserves the right to revise the examination plan described in this bulletin to better meet the needs of County service. The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute an express or implied contract. Any provision contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice. The information contained in the bulletin is information, which sets forth a general summary of benefits for this respective position. This information is not legally binding. The benefits and other information regarding this position may be found in the Stanislaus County Code, the Stanislaus County Personnel Policies manual, or in the applicable Memorandum of Understanding, and such information prevails over information contained in this bulletin. Questions regarding this bulletin may be directed to the Stanislaus County Chief Executive Office/ Human Resources. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Stanislaus County, CA Animal Svcs - 3647 Cornucopia Way, California, United States
Apr 02, 2019
Part Time
About the Department and the Position GENERAL INFORMATION This recruitment is being conducted to fill twocurrent part-time/extra help vacancies for the Stanislaus Animal Services Agencyand establish an eligible list to fill future part-time vacancies. While this is a continuous recruitment, we encourage you to apply immediately, as this recruitment may close at any time. Cell phones are typically incompatible with the online application format or browser. We recommend using a desktop or laptop computer. If you are still having technical difficulties, please call NEOGOV at 1-855-524-5627. ABOUT THE COUNTY Stanislaus County is located in Central California within 90 minutes of the San Francisco Bay Area, the Silicon Valley, Sacramento, the Sierra Nevada Mountains and California's Central Coast. With an estimated 538,388 people calling this area home, the community reflects a region rich in diversity with a strong sense of community. Two of California's major north-south transportation routes (Interstate 5 and Highway 99) intersect the area and the County has quickly become one of the dominant logistics center locations on the west coast. The County is home to a vibrant arts community with the world-class Gallo Center for the Arts, a symphony orchestra, and abundant visual and performing arts. Stanislaus County is a global center for agribusiness positioned by its mild Mediterranean climate, rich soils and progressive farming practices. The area is recognized internationally for agricultural innovation with wine, almonds, poultry, milk, cattle, and walnuts being some of the featured industries. The County is also home to Stanislaus State University, Modesto Junior College and benefits from satellite locations of other high quality educational institutions. The County was established in 1854 and has a total land area of 1,515 square miles. Temperatures range from an average low of 38 degrees Fahrenheit in the winter, to an average high of 85 degrees in the summer. ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT The Stanislaus CountyAnimal Services Agency provides a welcoming and humane place for animals and those who care for them. We protect, educate and serve the public; to develop programs to continuously improve thelives of people and animals within our community. ABOUT THE POSITION Under the direction of the Veterinarian, the Animal Care Specialist III assists in surgical procedures and the care and treatment of animals in the shelter. This leadership position performs laboratory medical tests and assists Animal Care Specialists I and II's in the performance of their duties. This position is subject to overtime, weekend, holiday, and callback assignments, andperforms related duties as assigned. Typical Tasks Maintain equipment related to veterinary medicine; Assist Veterinarians in surgical procedures including performing routine blood tests on animals prior to surgery; Triage injured/sick animals brought into the shelter; Treat and monitor sick and/or injured animals; Maintain accurate medical records; Microchip and vaccinate animals; Perform temperament/health testing of dogs and cats at the shelter as part of the pre-adoption screening; Administer prescribed medications and treatments to animals; Perform data entry of all medical records; Operate computer software for tracking animals; and Assist Animal Care Specialist I and IIs with their tasks. Minimum Qualifications (Skills, Ability, Knowledge, Education/Experience) SKILLS/ABILITIES Handle and care for animals in a respectful, compassionate and humane manner; Identify common canine and feline breeds and other species of animals; Prepare legible, clearly written records, logs, and forms; Follow written and oral instructions and possess basic computer knowledge; Safely use animal handling equipment and common hand tools for the repair of equipment; Effectively read, understand, interpret, and answer questions raised by fellow employees and the general public regarding policies and procedures at the Animal Services Center; Assist and work closely with authorized volunteers at the shelter; Set up and complete basic laboratory tests; Take a blood sample and give medication by intravenous route; and Administer appropriate drug/dose for general anesthesia and monitor during procedure. KNOWLEDGE Basic anatomy of common domestic pets; Basic drugs and their use in veterinary medicine; Basic knowledge of common diseases of domestic pets and the recommended treatment; Basic handling techniques and basic behavioral characteristics of domestic pets, livestock and common wildlife; and State and local ordinances relating to the care and maintenance of domestic pets, livestock, wildlife and quarantining of suspect rabid animals. EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE PATTERN I At least one (1) year experience gaining the knowledge, skills and abilities required to perform the tasks of the position generally acquired in a veterinary hospital setting; AND Possess and maintain a valid California Registered Veterinary Technician license; AND Possess and maintain valid First Aid/CPR/AED Certificates within one (1) year from date of appointment; AND Successfully complete the in-house euthanasia certification within one (1) year of employment. PATTERN II 30 units of college course work in Animal Science or a related field; AND Possess and maintain a valid California Registered Veterinary Technician license; AND Possess and maintain valid First Aid/CPR/AED Certificates within one (1) year from date of appointment; AND Successfully complete the in-house euthanasia certification within one (1) year of employment. LICENSE Applicants must possess and maintain a valid California Driver's License and remain free from repeated preventable accidents. Application and Selection Procedures CLASSIFICATION INFORMATION Unless otherwise provided, this position is part of the Classified Service of the County and is assigned to theCommunity and HealthServices bargaining unit for labor relations purposes. Individuals who are in a full-time classified position are required to serve a twelve-month probationary period, which may be extended an additional six months for a total of eighteen months. The probationary period does not apply to unclassified positions. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY The County of Stanislaus is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to submit online application(s) for open position(s). Stanislaus County is committed to establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with the general public, co-workers, supervisors, and members of diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy related condition, marital status, gender/sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (over 40), political affiliation or belief, or military or veteran status. APPLICATION PROCEDURES/FINAL FILING DATE Applications cannot be submitted later than 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. Make your online application as complete as possible so a full and realistic appraisal may be made of your qualifications. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a complete application. Attaching your resume and cover letter are an optional feature for those who wish to do so in addition to completing the required application. Information on your resume and cover letter will not substitute for the education, work experience and required fields on the County application. The online County application is the primary tool used to evaluate your job qualifications. RECRUITMENT ACCOMMODATIONS Arrangements may be made to accommodate disabilities and religious convictions. Applicants requiring testing accommodations are required to complete and submit the Testing Accommodation Request Form prior to the test administration date. Special arrangements for religious convictions should be included in the "Additional Information" section of the application form. http://www.stancounty.com/personnel/pdf/ADATestingForm.pdf GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS Pass County-paid pre-employment drug screening and job-related background investigation. Perform job duties in a manner assuring a safe working environment for oneself and others. Maintain confidential information according to the legal standards and/or County regulations as required. APPLICATION AND/OR EXAMINATION APPEAL RIGHTS Application and/or examination results may be appealed by applicants presenting facts alleging irregularity, fraud and/or error in application screening or in exam scoring. Appeals must be in writing and submitted to the Chief Executive Officer within seven (7) days after the examination results are mailed. JOB TASK ANALYSIS INFORMATION The Job Task Analysis provides information detailing the physical and functional demands of the classification. For the complete job task analysis, visit the Risk Management website at http://www.stancounty.com/riskmgmt/ under "Disability Management." PUBLIC SERVICE LOAN FORGIVENESS PROGRAM Find out if you qualify for the AES Public Service Loan Forgiveness program for full-time public sector employees (PSLF) by contacting (866) 706-5005. https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans/forgiveness-cancellation/public-service WELLNESS PROGRAM Learn more about Club Wellness, a program designed to facilitate and encourage the good health of the Stanislaus County's workforce. http://myclubwellness.org DISCLAIMER Stanislaus County reserves the right to revise the examination plan described in this bulletin to better meet the needs of County service. The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute an express or implied contract. Any provision contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice. The information contained in the bulletin is information, which sets forth a general summary of benefits for this respective position. This information is not legally binding. The benefits and other information regarding this position may be found in the Stanislaus County Code, the Stanislaus County Personnel Policies manual, or in the applicable Memorandum of Understanding, and such information prevails over information contained in this bulletin. Questions regarding this bulletin may be directed to the Stanislaus County Chief Executive Office/ Human Resources. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Stanislaus County, CA Modesto, California, United States
Mar 30, 2019
Full Time
About the Department and the Position GENERAL INFORMATION This recruitment is being conducted to fill full-time and part-time vacancies for the Stanislaus County Probation Department andto establishan eligiblelist to fill future full-timeand part-time vacancies throughout Stanislaus County. While this is a continuous recruitment, we encourage you to apply immediately, as this recruitment may close at any time. Employees in this classification are eligible to receive a custodial facility assignment pay of ten percent (10%) in addition to theirregular salary.The custodial facility assignment pay shall be prorated on a minimum eight (8) hour shift basis.Employees in this classification may also be eligible to receive shift differential pay of five percent (5%) or seven-and-one-half percent (7.5%). The tentative schedule for testing in 2019 is as follows: Please note these dates are tentative and subject to change. You will be notified whether or not you are invited to each testing event at least five (5) days prior to the actual test date. Cell phones are typically incompatible with the online application format or browser. We recommend using a desktop or laptop computer. If you are still having technical difficulties, please call NEOGOV at 1-855-524-5627. ABOUT THE COUNTY Stanislaus County is located in Central California within 90 minutes of the San Francisco Bay Area, the Silicon Valley, Sacramento, the Sierra Nevada Mountains, and California's Central Coast. With an estimated 538,388 people calling this area home, the community reflects a region rich in diversity with a strong sense of community. Two of California's major north-south transportation routes (Interstate 5 and Highway 99) intersect the area and the County has quickly become one of the dominant logistics center locations on the west coast. The County is home to a vibrant arts community with the world-class Gallo Center for the Arts, a symphony orchestra, and abundant visual and performing arts. Stanislaus County is a global center for agribusiness, positioned by its Mediterranean climate, rich soils and progressive farming practices. The area is recognized internationally for agricultural innovation with wine, almonds, poultry, milk, cattle, and walnuts being some of the featured industries. The County is also home to Stanislaus State University, Modesto Junior College and benefits from satellite locations of other high quality educational institutions. The County was established in 1854 and has a total land area of 1,515 square miles. Temperatures range from an average low of 38 degrees Fahrenheit in the winter, to an average high of 85 degrees in the summer. ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT The Stanislaus County Probation Department serves as an integral component of the community and the criminal justice system by providingadult and youth offender community supervision, accountability, rehabilitation, education,life skillsprogramming, and direct services that support families and victims.In addition, the Departmentoperates safe and secure youth custodial facilities, andoffersa variety ofpositive behavioral conditioning, counseling therapy, job skills, and alternatives to custody programs. The Department consists of four divisions: Adult Field Services, Juvenile Field Services, Institution Services, and Support Services with over286 allocated administration, support, and sworn peace officer positions with an operational budget of $55 million. ABOUT THE POSITION The Assistant Cook I is the entry-level classification in this series and performs the routine, lesser skilled tasks within the food service operation of the Department. This individual works under immediate supervision, assists in the preparation and service of food to staff and inmates, and cleans kitchen utensils, equipment and work areas. This position is also subject to overtime, standby, callback, shift, weekend and holiday assignments, and performs related duties as assigned. The Assistant Cook II functions in a lead capacity and performs a variety of tasks within the food service operation of the Department. This individual assists in the preparation and service of food to staff and inmates and provides training to the Assistant Cook I. The Level II also maintains records, and reviews and interprets documentation. This position is also subject to overtime, standby, callback, shift, weekend and holiday assignments, andperforms related duties as assigned. Candidates considered for employment will be subjected to a rigorous background investigation to determine qualifications, fitness and good moral character to work in this job classification. Typical Tasks ASSISTANT COOK I Clean and prepare vegetables and fruits; Operate kitchen equipment, including microwave, coffee machines, blenders, mixers and meat slicers; Prepare sandwiches, coffee, custards and gelatins; Serve food in a cafeteria setting; Prepare meals in accordance with the therapeutic diet manual; Perform a variety of cleaning and custodial work, such as washing dishes, pots, pans and kitchen utensils; load, unload, operate and clean dishwasher, and mop floors; clean and sanitize all kitchen surfaces, refrigerator walls and floors, and dispose of garbage in compactor or dumpsters; Store, rotate, and distribute food and supplies; Prepare and serve between-meal nourishment; and Transport food to appropriate destinations, which may require loading and unloading. ASSISTANT COOK II Confer with Food Service Supervisor regarding duties, standards, procedures and other matters relating to food service; Check menus for all meals according to diet sheet, update cardex, and explain special diets to cooks; Prepare daily tallies of food orders and records on production sheet; Check trays that have been filled on tray line for attractiveness and accurate compliance with instructions on diet sheets; Load trays on carts to be taken to destination; Assist in staff scheduling and instruction regarding proper methods of performing duties, proper operation of kitchen equipment, arrangement and appointment of food on trays, and sanitation and safety standards; designated in charge of all Food Service Operations in the absence of the Food Service Director, Food Service Supervisor or Dietitian; Provide Food Service Supervisor with input for Assistant Cook I evaluations; Assist with cook/chill kettle, in bakery, prep room and with catering events; and Fill in for Assistant Cook I where necessary. Minimum Qualifications (Skills, Ability, Knowledge, Education/Experience) SKILLS/ABILITIES ASSISTANT COOK I Follow simple verbal and written instructions; Read English in a manner sufficient to understand instructions regarding therapeutic diets, production work sheets and recipes; Work for long periods of time under fluctuating temperature conditions; Lift, carry and/or push supplies and equipment weighing a maximum of 50 pounds; Maintain a composed and professional attitude while working with patients, inmates and others in a secure and orderly fashion; Learn the methods and procedures involved in the large scale preparation of food and special or modified diets; Utilize and handle kitchen equipment rapidly and efficiently; Work with various cleaning supplies; Prepare, arrange and serve large quantities of food in an appetizing and attractive manner; Lift, bend, stoop, stand and reach overhead; push, pull, squat, twist and turn; Learn to use a pallet jack; and Properly measure and record food amounts. ASSISTANT COOK II - Skills/abilities noted for Assistant Cook I, plus Follow oral and written instructions; Write simple reports relating to inmate diet needs and maintain production records; Physically operate a variety of kitchen equipment; and Deliver inventory to outlying facilities. KNOWLEDGE ASSISTANT COOK I Methods, procedures, materials and equipment involved in the large scale preparation and storage of food; Use and care of kitchen utensils and equipment; Principles and practices of sanitation and personal hygiene as applied to food preparation and service, cleaning of kitchen equipment, utensils, walls and floors; Principles and practices of safety as related to cleaning food preparation and service; Basic math skills sufficient to maintain a simple inventory and make calculations for amount of food to prepare; and Proper temperatures regarding preparation and service of food. ASSISTANT COOK II - Knowledge listed for Assistant Cook I, plus Nutrition and dietetics necessary for basic menu planning and special needs diets; Maintain inventory records and properly measure food amounts and compute caloric content; Principles and practices of sanitation, personal hygiene and safety as applied to food preparation and service; and Operation of kitchen equipment such as dishwasher, ovens, compactor, coffee machines, blenders, meat slicer and mixers. EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE ASSISTANT COOK I High school graduate or General Educational Development (GED) equivalency; AND Pass a thorough background investigation; AND No felony convictions. Must be of good moral character and must not have been convicted of a crime for which the punishment could have been imprisonment in a Federal penitentiary or State prison. Assistant Cook I is a Veterans' Preference Program eligible job classification.For more information, please click on the followinglink: http ://www.stancounty.com/personnel/pdf/hiringpreference.pdf ASSISTANT COOK II One (1) year of experience working in a large food/dietary service department in an institutional facility; AND No felony convictions. Must be of good moral character and must not have been convicted of a crime for which the punishment could have been imprisonment in a Federal penitentiary or State prison. LICENSE Applicants must possess and maintain a valid California Driver's License and remain free from repeated preventable accidents. In addition to the minimum qualifications, applicant screening may focus on the following desirable qualifications. Please list any of these qualifications you may have within the "Duties" section of the online application. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS One (1) year experience as a Cook in an institutional setting (school, hospital, or correctional facility). Application and Selection Procedures CLASSIFICATION INFORMATION Unless otherwise provided, this position is part of the Classified Service of the County and is assigned to theCrafts/Maintenance Institutional bargaining unitfor labor relations purposes. Individuals who are in a full-time classified position are required to serve a twelve-month probationary period, which may be extended an additional six months, for a total of eighteen months.The probationary period does not apply to unclassified positions. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY The County of Stanislaus is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to submit online application(s) for open position(s). Stanislaus County is committed to establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with the general public, co-workers, supervisors, and members of diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy related condition, marital status, gender/sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (over 40), political affiliation or belief, or military or veteran status. APPLICATION PROCEDURES/FINAL FILING DATE Applications cannot be submitted later than 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. Make your online application as complete as possible so a full and realistic appraisal may be made of your qualifications. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a complete application. Attaching your resume and cover letter are an optional feature for those who wish to do so in addition to completing the required application. Information on your resume and cover letter will not substitute for the education, work experience and required fields on the County application. The online County application is the primary tool used to evaluate your job qualifications. RECRUITMENT ACCOMMODATIONS Arrangements may be made to accommodate disabilities and religious convictions. Applicants requiring testing accommodations are required to complete and submit the Testing Accommodation Request Form prior to the test administration date. Special arrangements for religious convictions should be included in the "Additional Information" section of the application. http://www.stancounty.com/personnel/pdf/ADATestingForm.pdf GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS Pass County-paid pre-employment drug screening and job-related background investigation. Perform job duties in a manner assuring a safe working environment for oneself and others. Maintain confidential information according to the legal standards and/or County regulations as required. APPLICATION AND/OR EXAMINATION APPEAL RIGHTS Application and/or examination results may be appealed by applicants presenting facts alleging irregularity, fraud and/or error in application screening or in exam scoring. Appeals must be in writing and submitted to the Chief Executive Officer within seven (7) days after the examination results are mailed. JOB TASK ANALYSIS INFORMATION The Job Task Analysis provides information detailing the physical and functional demands of the classification. For the complete job task analysis, visit the Risk Management website at http://www.stancounty.com/riskmgmt/ under "Disability Management." PUBLIC SERVICE LOAN FORGIVENESS PROGRAM Find out if you qualify for the AES Public Service Loan Forgivenessprogram for full-time public sector employees (PSLF) by contacting (866) 706-5005. https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans/forgiveness-cancellation/public-service WELLNESS PROGRAM Learn more about Club Wellness, a program designed to facilitate and encourage the good health of the Stanislaus County workforce. http://stancounty.com/personnel/pdf/club-wellness-mission.pdf DISCLAIMER Stanislaus County reserves the right to revise the examination plan described in this bulletin to better meet the needs of County service. The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute an express or implied contract. Any provision contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice. The information contained in the bulletin is information which sets forth a general summary of benefits for this respective position. This information is not legally binding. The benefits and other information regarding this position may be found in the Stanislaus County Code, the Stanislaus County Personnel Policies manual, or in the applicable Memorandum of Understanding, and such information prevails over information contained in this bulletin. Questions regarding this bulletin may be directed to the Stanislaus County Chief Executive Office/Human Resources. Closing Date/Time: 11/1/2019 5:00 PM Pacific
Stanislaus County, CA Modesto, California, United States
Feb 08, 2019
Full Time
About the Department and the Position GENERAL INFORMATION This recruitment is being conducted to fillcurrent full-time vacancies for the Stanislaus County Probation Department and to establish an eligibility list to fill future full-time and part-time vacancies.While this is a continuous recruitment, we encourage you to apply immediately as this recruitment may close at any time. Additional compensation of 2.5% will be paid to incumbents who are authorized, qualified, and maintain qualifications to carry a firearm. Additional compensation of 2.5% will be paid to incumbents who are authorized, qualified to carry a firearm, and in an armed assignment. Additional compensation of 3% will be paid to incumbents upon completion of Probation Officer Core Training. Additional compensation of 2.5% will be paid to eligible certified bilingual incumbents. Candidates are required to pass a thorough background investigation. A sample of the information required to submit for the background investigationis viewable by clicking on the following link and selectingBackground/Hiring Form 2-251 Personal History Statement - Peace Officer: http://www.post.ca.gov/forms.aspx The tentative schedule for testing in 2019 is as follows: Please note that these dates are tentative and subject to change.You will be notified whether or not you are invited to each testing event at least five (5) days prior to the actual test date. Cell phones are typically incompatible with the online application format or browser.We recommend using a desktop or laptop computer.If you are still having technical difficulties, please call NEOGOV at 1-855-524-5627. ABOUT THE COUNTY Stanislaus County is located in Central California within 90 minutes of the San Francisco Bay Area, the Silicon Valley, Sacramento, the Sierra Nevada Mountains and California's Central Coast.With an estimated 538,388 people calling this area home, the community reflects a region rich in diversity with a strong sense of community. Two of California's major north-south transportation routes (Interstate 5 and Highway 99) intersect the area and the County has quickly become one of the dominant logistics center locations on the west coast. The County is home to a vibrant arts community with the world-class Gallo Center for the Arts, a symphony orchestra, and abundant visual and performing arts. Stanislaus County is a global center for agribusiness, positioned by its mild Mediterranean climate, rich soils and progressive farming practices. The area is recognized internationally for agricultural innovation with wine, almonds, poultry, milk, cattle, and walnuts being some of the features industries. The County is also home to Stanislaus State University, Modesto Junior College and benefits from satellite locations of other high quality educational institutions. The County was established in 1854 and has a total land area of 1,515 square miles. Temperatures range from an average low of 38 degrees Fahrenheit in the winter, to an average high of 85 degrees in the summer. ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT The Stanislaus County Probation Department serves as an integral component of the community and the criminal justice system by providing adult and youth offender community supervision, accountability, rehabilitation, education, life skills programming, and direct services that support families and victims.In addition, the Department operates safe and secure youth custodial facilities and offers a variety of positive behavioral conditioning, counseling therapy, job skills,and alternatives to custody programs. The Department consists offour divisions: Adult Field Services, Juvenile Field Services, Institution Services, and Support Services with over 286 allocated administrative, support, and sworn peace officer positionsand an operational budget of $53.1 million. ABOUT THE POSITION The Deputy Probation Officer I classification is the entry-level Peace Officer position for new officers who generally have little or no prior work history in a probation department. Officers may be assigned to intake, investigation, supervision, or multi-agency collaborative projects in adult or juvenile field services in a variety of locations in Stanislaus County. The DPO II classification is a journey level position for officers who generally have at least one-year successful full-time experience as a sworn Probation Officer in a same or similar classification in a probation department and have successfully completed mandatory California State Probation Officer core training. Candidates selected for this position may be appointed at the I or II classification as determined by the Chief Probation Officer. Those appointed at the I classification will have the opportunity to promote to the II classification upon satisfactory completion of Probation Officer core, and one year of service. Deputy Probation Officer assignments involve the possibility of bodily injury, dealing with angry, hostile and potentially combative clientele, and exposure to infectious diseases that can cause chronic illness or death. Some positions include exposure to offensive odors and bodily fluids, exposure to chemical weapons such as O.C. The incumbent may be required to carry a firearm and qualify on a quarterly basis. This position may be required to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends, and also performs related duties as assigned. Typical Tasks TYPICAL TASKS Review law enforcement or court referrals and apply State law and departmental policy to determine appropriate recommendation and disposition; Interview offenders, family members, victims and others critical to appropriate case disposition; Access and comprehend law enforcement, school, mental health, social services and other reference materials; Provide monitoring and supervision of offenders under court order or departmental disposition. This entails face-to-face contact with offenders, family members, law enforcement, employers, victims and other public or private agencies that provide service or supervision to the offender. These contacts may take place within the office, various custodial facilities, the offender's home, school or place of work, or at various community locations; Accurately and objectively prepare memos, court reports, statistical reports, etc.; Testify in court as required; Transport probationers as necessary or required; Conduct drug testing of probationers; Conduct searches of a probationer, his/her residence or vehicle as authorized by court order and departmental policy; Arrest probationers as authorized by State law and departmental policy; Locate, brokers and monitors social services to aid probationer and his/her family; Attend training classes, meetings, etc.; Develop and monitor individualized case plans and case file materials to assist probationer to comply with the law, court order and achieve law abiding productive lifestyle; Develop, monitor and report on job performance and performance based outcome measures; and Arrange for payment of restitution and fines. Minimum Qualifications (Skills, Ability, Knowledge, Education/Experience) SKILLS/ABILITY DEPUTY PROBATION OFFICER I Read and comprehend complex written materials, including legal documents, psychological evaluations and other technical reports; Communicate effectively in the English language both orally and in writing; Deal effectively with criminal offenders, including potentially hostile and aggressive individuals; Analyze investigative materials and make proper deductions; Work cooperatively with law enforcement and other allied agencies; Learn to use computer terminals and personal computers for word processing, data entry and retrieval, and other applications; Successfully complete required training, that may involve overnight assignments away from home; Work well under considerable pressure and with deadlines for work completion; Learn to use radios, defensive chemical weapons, firearms and mechanical physical restraints; Read or see objects under ambient, limited or artificial lighting and at a reasonable distance with sufficient clarity to permit their recording or accurate description, i.e., persons, items of property, written messages, printed materials, etc.; Hear normal speech and other audible events (with or without environmental noise); and Successfully complete Probation Officer core training course within the first 12-months of appointment, as prescribed by the Corrections Standards Authority. DEPUTY PROBATION OFFICER II - Possess all of the skillsand abilitiesfor DEPUTY PROBATION OFFICERI; AND Write clear and concise reports and make appropriate recommendations; Work independently without excessive supervision; and Work on special projects with others in a participatory group process. KNOWLEDGE Principles of human behavior, communication, adult and juvenile probation and applicable court procedures; State laws and County ordinances affecting adult and juvenile probation; and Modern casework techniques applicable to probation work. CITIZENSHIP REQUIREMENTS Pursuant to Section 1031.5 of the Government Code, permanent resident aliens who desire to be employed as a peace officer must have applied for citizenship. EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE DEPUTY PROBATION OFFICERI Possess a Bachelor's degree in any field, preferably one of the Social Sciences, Criminal Justice, Corrections, or a related field of study at the time of appointment. Proof of degree is required by the date of hire; AND Possess and maintain a valid California Driver's License; AND Some positions require the carrying of a firearm on-duty. DEPUTY PROBATION OFFICERI is a Veterans' Preference Program eligible job classification. For more information please click on the followinglink http ://www.stancounty.com/personnel/pdf/hiringpreference.pdf The California State Government Code provides the following minimum requirements for all Peace Officer positions in California: Must be free from any prior felony convictions; AND Must be a current United States Citizen, or have an approved application for citizenship on file; AND Successfully pass the POST Medical and Physical Exam, including a treadmill test prior to hiring. For more information visit the POST website at http://post.ca.gov/post-regulations.aspx; AND Must be 18 years of age or older; AND Must provide fingerprints for a criminal records check; AND Must be of a "good moral character" determined by a background investigation; AND Must have a High School diploma or GED equivalency; AND Must be free from any physical, emotional or mental condition that might adversely affect the exercise of Peace Officer powers. DEPUTY PROBATION OFFICERII - Possess all education/experience above for DEPUTY PROBATION OFFICERI;AND Must have successfully completed Probation Officer core training; AND One year of work experience as a Deputy Probation Officer I or similar classification in a probation department. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS FOR LEVEL I AND II One year experience in a paid or volunteer position in a justice system or social services agency. Application and Selection Procedures CLASSIFICATION INFORMATION Unless otherwise provided, this position is part of the Classified service of the County and is assigned to the Stanislaus County Deputy ProbationOfficer Association (SCDPOA) bargaining unit for labor relations purposes. Individuals who are in a full-time classification position are required to serve a twelve-month probationary period, which may be extended an additional six months, for a total of eighteen months.The probationary period does not apply to unclassified positions. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY The County of Stanislaus is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to submit online application(s) for open position(s). Stanislaus County is committed to establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with the general public, co-workers, supervisors, and members of diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy related condition, marital status, gender/sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (over 40), political affiliation or belief, or military or veteran status. APPLICATION PROCEDURES/FINAL FILING DATE Applications cannot be submitted later than 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. Make your online application as complete as possible so a full and realistic appraisal may be made of your qualifications. Applicants are invited to submit a brief resume outlining paid or non-paid experience relevant to the position. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application form. Attaching your resume and cover letter are an optional feature for those who wish to do so in addition to completing the required application. Information on your resume and cover letter will not substitute for the education, work experience and required fields on the County application. The online County application is the primary tool used to evaluate your job qualifications. Supplemental Questionnaire - Qualifying: All applicants are required to complete and submit the questionnaire for this examination at the time of filing.The supplemental questionnaire is considered part of the application and may be used throughout the examination process to assist in determining each applicant's qualifications and acceptability for the position. ALL APPLICATIONS WITHOUT A COMPLETED SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE WILL BE DISQUALIFIED. RECRUITMENT PROCESS DETAILS Physical Agility Examination - Pass/Fail: A timed physical agility examination will be administered. The physical agility test includes: Prone Plank: Lie on the ground in the prone position and raise body off the ground in a straight posture supported only by forearms/elbows. Keep body raised off the ground and hold posture for 30 seconds. Rest 20 seconds and repeat two more cycles for a total of 3-30 second prone planks. Body Drag: Lift and drag a 165 lb. life-like dummy 32 feet in 20 seconds or less. Stair Climb: Run 15 yards, climb up a flight of stairs making contact with each step, turn around at the top and climb down the flight of stairs making contact with each step, sprint 15 yards back to starting line in 30 seconds or less. Scale Chain Link Fence: Run 5 yards to a 6-foot chain link fence, climb over the fence, and continue running for 25 yards in 25 seconds or less. Scale Solid Fence: Run 5 yards to a 6-foot solid fence, climb over the fence, and continue running for 25 yards in 30 seconds or less. Obstacle Course: Run a 99-yard obstacle course in 30 seconds or less. The course consists of several sharp turns, a number of curb height obstacles, and a 34-inch high obstacle that must be vaulted. Endurance Challenge: Run 500 yards in 2.5 minutes or less immediately followed by performing 10 push-ups in 20 seconds or less. Trigger Pull: Raise an unloaded pistol to shoulder height with arm fully extended and unsupported. Pull the trigger at least 40 times with the dominant hand within 1 minute and repeat the test with the weak side hand. The laser dot must remain within the confines of a 9 inch circular area of the target designated by the proctor. Written Examination - Pass/Fail: A timed written examination will be administered. The written examination is a multiple choice examination provided by CPS HR Consulting. Samples of the written examination can be found by searching "Probation Officer Examination" on the Internet. You may also access the Probation Officer Study Guide at: http://www.bscc.ca.gov/downloads/3_Candidate_Orientation_Booklet_PO_2008_w_BSCC_cover.pdf Oral Exam Panel Interview - Scored: An oral examination consisting of at least three panel members from the Probation Department, community and/or local law enforcement agencies. A minimum score of 70% must be obtained in order to continue in the process. Successful candidates will be placed on an eligibility list. Personal History Statement and Background Investigation - Pass/Fail: Candidates selected to continue on from theOral Exam PanelInterview will be subject to a thorough background investigation. Selection Interview - Pass/Fail:Top Candidates that have cleared the background investigation will be referred from the eligibility list andinvited to a Selection Interview with the Chief Probation Officer. Conditional Offer Examinations - Pass/Fail: Candidates selected to continue on from the Selection Interviewwill be subject to pre-employment exams. The exams include drug testing, physical examination, treadmill test, fingerprint clearance and a psychological examination. UNSATISFACTORY RESULTS IN ANY ASPECT OF THE FOREGOING, INCLUDING BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION FINDINGS, MAY RESULT IN REMOVAL FROM THE ELIGIBILITY LIST . RECRUITMENTACCOMMODATIONS Arrangements may be made to accommodate disabilities and religious convictions. Applicants requiring testing accommodations are required to complete and submit the Testing Accommodation Request Form prior to the test administration date. Special arrangements for religious convictions should be included in the "Additional Information" section of the application form. http://www.stancounty.com/personnel/pdf/ADATestingForm.pdf GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS Pass County-paid pre-employment drug screening and job-related background investigation. Perform job duties in a manner assuring a safe working environment for oneself and others. Maintain confidential information according to the legal standards and/or County regulations as required. APPLICATION AND/OR EXAMINATION APPEAL RIGHTS Application and/or examination results may be appealed by applicants presenting facts alleging irregularity, fraud and/or error in application screening or in exam scoring. Appeals must be in writing and submitted to the Chief Executive Officer within seven (7) days after the examination results are mailed. JOB TASK ANALYSIS INFORMATION The Job Task Analysis provides information detailing the physical and functional demands of the classification. For the complete job task analysis, visit the Risk Management website at http://www.stancounty.com/riskmgmt/ under "Disability Management". PUBLIC SERVICE LOAN FORGIVENESS PROGRAM Find out if you qualify for the AES Public Service Loan Forgiveness program for full-time public sector employees (PSLF) by contacting (866) 706-5005. https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans/forgiveness-cancellation/public-service WELLNESS PROGRAM Learn more about Club Wellness, a program designed to facilitate and encourage the good health of the Stanislaus County's workforce. http://myclubwellness.org DISCLAIMER Stanislaus County reserves the right to revise the examination plan described in thisbulletin to better meet the needs of County service. The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute an express or implied contract. Any provision contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice. The information contained in the bulletin is information, which sets forth a general summary of benefits for this respective position. This information is not legally binding. The benefits and other information regarding this position may be found in the Stanislaus County Code, the Stanislaus County Personnel Policies manual, or in the applicable Memorandum of Understandings, and such information prevails over information contained in this bulletin. Questions regarding thisbulletin may be directed to the Stanislaus County Chief Executive Office/ Human Resources. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Stanislaus County, CA Modesto, California, United States
Jan 18, 2019
Full Time
About the Department and the Position GENERAL INFORMATION This recruitment is being conducted to fill a vacancy for the Sheriff's Department and establish an eligible list to fill future full-time vacancies. While this is a continuous recruitment, we encourage you to apply immediately, as this recruitment may close at any time. Please note that testing dates are not scheduled at this time. You will be notified whether or not you are invited to each testing event at least five (5) days prior to the actual test date. Cell phones are typically incompatible with the online application format or browser. We recommend using a desktop or laptop computer. If you are still having technical difficulties, please call NEOGOV at 1-855-524-5627. ABOUT THE COUNTY Stanislaus County is located in Central California within 90 minutes of the San Francisco Bay Area, the Silicon Valley, Sacramento, the Sierra Nevada Mountains and California's Central Coast. With an estimated 538,388 people calling this area home, the community reflects a region rich in diversity with a strong sense of community. Two of California's major north-south transportation routes (Interstate 5 and Highway 99) intersect the area and the County has quickly become one of the dominant logistics center locations on the west coast. The County is home to a vibrant arts community with the world-class Gallo Center for the Arts, a symphony orchestra, and abundant visual and performing arts. Stanislaus County is a global center for agribusiness, positioned by its mild Mediterranean climate, rich soils and progressive farming practices. The area is recognized internationally for agricultural innovation with wine, almonds, poultry, milk, cattle, and walnuts being some of the features industries. The County is also home to Stanislaus State University, Modesto Junior College and benefits from satellite locations of other high quality educational institutions. The County was established in 1854 and has a total land area of 1,515 square miles. Temperatures range from an average low of 38 degrees Fahrenheit in the winter, to an average high of 85 degrees in the summer. ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT TheStanislausCounty Sheriff's Department is dedicated to serve and protect the community through the highest standards of professionalism and ethical conduct by ENFORCEMENT, PREVENTION and EDUCATION in partnership with our community. Our Community demands the best service we can provide, and so we continually search for candidates who have a strong desire to make a positive impact on it. TheStanislausCounty Sheriff's Department offers multiple career opportunities in an organization that maintains Pride in Service, Dedication to Duty and Excellence in Performance. ABOUT THE POSITION The Deputy Sheriff performs routine law enforcement and crime prevention duties, serves as Deputy Coroner, and performs other related duties. This position is subject to overtime, standby, shift, and callback assignments. The following are Specialty Positions/Teams within theStanislausCounty Sheriff's Department: Positions Civil Division Contract Cities Coroners Facility Court Services Detectives Special Vehicles Operations unit StanCATT StanislausDrug Enforcement Agency Traffic/Motors Teams Aero Squadron Bomb Team Dive Team Honor Guard K-9 Mounted Unit S.W.A.T. This Recruitment is for the following levels: Academy Level (Full time/Extra Help) Entry Level - POST Certified (Full time) Lateral Transfers (Full time) Reserve Level I (Part Time/Extra Help) You must indicate on your Supplemental Questionnaire (Question #1) which level you are applying for. Lateral candidates are highly encouraged to contact StanCERA regarding the specifics on retirement tiers and plans as it may affect current contributions. Contact can be made by calling (209) 525-6393 or http://www.stancera.org/ Typical Tasks Patrol assigned areas for the protection of life and property; Serve legal papers such as subpoenas, summons, complaints, and writs of attachment, execution and restitution; Collect fees due the County; Serve warrants and makes arrests; Conduct coroner's investigations and secure property; Investigate accidents; Administer first aid; Receive and answer complaints; Prepare reports and keep routine records; Interrogate persons suspected of crimes; Prepare evidence for court presentation; Appear in court as a witness or arresting officer; Transport prisoners; Work in the courts as a Bailiff; Perform identification and photographic work; and Work administrative or special assignments. Minimum Qualifications (Skills, Ability, Knowledge, Education/Experience) SKILLS & ABILITIES Secure information from witnesses and suspects; Write clear and comprehensive reports; Demonstrate physical endurance, agility and strength; Understand written and oral instructions; Make independent decisions while working in the field; Work with and control sensitive, confidential information; Operate a motor vehicle. KNOWLEDGE OF Principles and practices of law enforcement and community regulations; and Criminal law with particular reference to apprehension, arrest, search and seizures. PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS Physically perform essential job functions typical of the duties of Deputy Sheriff; Read or see objects under ambient, limited or artificial lighting, and at a reasonable distance with sufficient clarity to permit their recording or accurate description (i.e., persons, vehicles, license numbers, addresses, street signs, items of property, written messages, printed material, etc.); Hear normal speech and other audible events, even in combination with other environmental noise (i.e., gunshots, cries for help, glass breaking, alarm bells ringing, etc.); and Ability to sit or stand for long periods of time; walk, run, jump, kneel, crouch, twist, stoop, squat, crawl and climb; carry the average weight of a person (approximately 165 pounds); take physical charge of a person who may resist arrest; work indoors and outdoors, including extreme heat and cold; tolerate extreme noise and vibrations; work in a confined working space; work with chemicals, explosive materials, and mechanical and electrical hazards CITIZENSHIP REQUIREMENTS Pursuant to Section 1031.5 of the Government Code, permanent resident aliens who desire to be employed as a Peace Officer must have applied for citizenship. EXPERIENCE/EDUCATION DEPUTY SHERIFF I Meet one of the following pattern requirements Pattern I - ACADEMY LEVEL Must be currently enrolled or attending a POST certified basic law enforcement academy or have successfully complete a POST certified basic academy not more than six (6) months prior to the date of application. (Please note if you are hired before the completion of your Academy you will be hired at the Deputy Sheriff Trainee level at an hourly rate of $25.16 - $30.59.) You must submit a copy of your proof of enrollment in an Academy. APPLICATIONS WITHOUT THIS DOCUMENTATION ATTACHED WILL BE REJECTED AS INCOMPLETE. Pattern II - ENTRY LEVEL Have successfully completed (at any time) a California POST certified basic law enforcement academy and have one (1) year or more experience as a sworn peace officer with a California law enforcement agency with less than a three (3) year break in service, and be eligible for appointment as a Peace Officer under Section 830.1PC. You must submit a copy of your basic POST certificate or other documentation to substantiate your eligibility. OR have successfully passed a Basic course waiver exam within the last three (3) years with documentation from POST. You must submit a copy of your valid Basic P.O.S.T. Certificate. APPLICATIONS WITHOUT THIS DOCUMENTATION ATTACHED WILL BE REJECTED AS INCOMPLETE. Pattern III - LATERAL TRANSFERS Must have successfully completed (at any time) a California POST certified basic law enforcement academy and have one (1) year or more experience as a sworn peace officer with a California law enforcement agency with less than a three (3) year break in service, and be eligible for appointment as a Peace Officer under Section 830.1PC. You must submit a copy of your basic POST certificate or other documentation to substantiate your eligibility. APPLICATIONS WITHOUT THIS DOCUMENTATION ATTACHED WILL BE REJECTED AS INCOMPLETE. Pattern IV - RESERVE LEVEL (PART TIME/EXTRA HELP ONLY) Must have successfully completed a California POST certified basic law enforcement academy within the past three (3) years and POST certificate must be current and valid at time of appointment; OR Have successfully passed a Basic course waiver exam within the last three (3) years with documentation from POST. You must submit a copy of your valid Basic P.O.S.T. Certificate. APPLICATIONS WITHOUT THIS DOCUMENTATION ATTACHED WILL BE REJECTED AS INCOMPLETE. In addition to either Pattern I, II, III, & IV you must meet the following: Graduation from high school or passage of high school level General Education Development (GED) test; AND Physical/manipulative abilities required by the department; AND Mental/cognitive abilities required by the department; AND Possess a valid First Aid and CPR Certificate within six (6) months from the date of appointment; AND Pursuant to Section 1031.5 of the Government Code, permanent resident aliens who desire to be employed as a Peace Officer must have applied for citizenship; AND Not less than 21 years of age at time of appointment. Pursuant to Section 1031.5 of the Government Code, permanent resident aliens who desire to be employed as a peace officer must have applied for citizenship . DEPUTY SHERIFF II Two (2) years of full time experience equivalent to a Stanislaus County Deputy Sheriff I; AND Successful completion of: Crisis Intervention Training (CIT) Driving Under the Influence (DUI) Training 11550 Health and Safety Training or the equivalent approved by the Sheriff's Department Administration Basic Traffic Collision Investigation Training Pursuant to Section 1031.5 of the Government Code, permanent resident aliens who desire to be employed as a peace officer must have applied for citizenship Note: No felony convictions. Must be of good moral character and must not have been convicted of a crime for which the punishment could have been imprisonment in a Federal penitentiary or State prison. LICENSE Applicants must possess and maintain a valid California Driver's License and remain free from repeated preventable accidents. Veterans' Preference Program eligible job classification. For more information please click on the following link http://www.stancounty.com/personnel/pdf/hiringpreference.pdf In addition to the minimum qualifications, applicant screening will focus on the following desirable qualifications. Please list any of these qualifications you may have within the "Duties" section of the online application. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university OR 5+ years of prior law enforcement experience OR Prior Military experience OR English/Spanish bilingual ability Application and Selection Procedures PHYSICAL AGILITY EXAMINATION - PASS/FAIL Physical Agility Examination - Pass/Fail: A timed physical agility exam will be administered. The physical agility exam may include, but is not limited to, the following events: 500 yard run, 165 pound body drag, 99 yard obstacle course, and 2 fence climbs. ORAL EXAMINATION - SCORED Oral Examination - Scored: An oral examination will be offered during this recruitment. The oral examination panel will consist of at least three panel members from the Sheriff's Department, community and/or local law enforcement. A minimum score of 70% must be obtained in order to continue in the process. PERSONAL HISTORY STATEMENT (PHS) REVIEW - PASS/FAIL Personal History Statement (PHS) Review/Selection Interview - Pass/Fail: Those candidates that pass the physical agility and oral examination will complete a PHS. Qualifying candidates will be invited to meet with a Sheriff's Investigator who will conduct a PHS Review/Selection Interview. Those who satisfactorily perform in the PHS Review/Selection Interview process may have his/her name remain on the eligibility list for a period of six (6) months. Personal History Statement http://lib.post.ca.gov/Publications/2-251-phsPeaceOfficers.doc Assuming sufficient vacancies, a selected number of candidates will be chosen from the eligibility list in rank order to proceed in the selection process. As part of the selection process, candidates will be expected to pass a(n): 1. In-Depth Background Investigation 2. Computer Voice Stress Analysis (CVSA) or Polygraph Examination 3. Psychological Examination 4. Medical Examination Unsatisfactory results in any aspect of the foregoing, including background investigation findings, may result in removal from the eligible list. . Supplemental Questionnaire - Qualifying: All applicants are required to complete and submit the questionnaire for this examination at the time of filing. The supplemental questionnaire is considered part of the application and may be used throughout the examination process to assist in determining each applicant's qualifications and acceptability for the position. ALL APPLICATIONS WITHOUT A COMPLETED SUPPLEMENTALQUESTIONAIREWILL BE DISQUALIFIED. CLASSIFICATION INFORMATION Unless otherwise provided, this position is part of the Classified Service of the County and is assigned to the Stanislaus Sworn Deputies Association Bargaining Unit for labor relations purposes. Individuals who are in a full-time classified position are required to serve an eighteen-month probationary period, which may be extended an additional six months for a total of twenty four months. The probationary period does not apply to unclassified positions. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY The County of Stanislaus is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to submit online application(s) for open position(s). Stanislaus County is committed to establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with the general public, co-workers, supervisors, and members of diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy related condition, marital status, gender/sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (over 40), political affiliation or belief, or military or veteran status. APPLICATION PROCEDURES/FINAL FILING DATE Applications cannot be submitted later than 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. Make your online application as complete as possible so a full and realistic appraisal may be made of your qualifications. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application. Attaching your resume and cover letter are an optional feature for those who wish to do so in addition to completing the required application. Information on your resume and cover letter will not substitute for the education, work experience and required fields on the County application. The online County application is the primary tool used to evaluate your job qualifications. RECRUITMENT ACCOMMODATIONS Arrangements may be made to accommodate disabilities and religious convictions. Applicants requiring testing accommodations are required to complete and submit the Testing Accommodation Request Form prior to the test administration date. Special arrangements for religious convictions should be included in the "Additional Information" section of the application form. http://www.stancounty.com/personnel/pdf/ADATestingForm.pdf GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS Pass County-paid pre-employment drug screening and job-related background investigation. Perform job duties in a manner assuring a safe working environment for oneself and others. Maintain confidential information according to the legal standards and/or County regulations as required. APPLICATION AND/OR EXAMINATION APPEAL RIGHTS Application and/or examination results may be appealed by applicants presenting facts alleging irregularity, fraud and/or error in application screening or in exam scoring. Appeals must be in writing and submitted to the Chief Executive Officer within seven (7) days after the examination results are mailed. JOB TASK ANALYSIS INFORMATION The Job Task Analysis provides information detailing the physical and functional demands of the classification. For the complete job task analysis, visit the Risk Management website at http://www.stancounty.com/riskmgmt/ under "Disability Management." PUBLIC SERVICE LOAN FORGIVENESS PROGRAM Find out if you qualify for the AES Public Service Loan Forgiveness program for full-time public sector employees (PSLF) by contacting (866) 706-5005. https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans/forgiveness-cancellation/public-service WELLNESS PROGRAM Learn more about Club Wellness, a program designed to facilitate and encourage the good health of the Stanislaus County's workforce. http://myclubwellness.org DISCLAIMER Stanislaus County reserves the right to revise the examination plan described in this bulletin to better meet the needs of County service. The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute an express or implied contract. Any provision contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice. The information contained in the bulletin is information, which sets forth a general summary of benefits for this respective position. This information is not legally binding. The benefits and other information regarding this position may be found in the Stanislaus County Code, the Stanislaus County Personnel Policies manual, or in the applicable Memorandum of Understanding, and such information prevails over information contained in this bulletin. Questions regarding this bulletin may be directed to the Stanislaus County Chief Executive Office/ Human Resources. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Stanislaus County, CA CA, California, United States
Dec 27, 2018
Full Time
About the Department and the Position GENERAL INFORMATION Library Assistant I: $15.94 - $19.38 H ourly Library Assistant II: $17.63 - 21.43 Hourly This recruitment is being conducted to fillmultiple vacanciesfor the Library and establish an eligible list to fill future full-time and part-time vacancies throughout Stanislaus County. Cell phones are typically incompatible with the online application format or browser. We recommend using a desktop or laptop computer. If you are still having technical difficulties, please call NEOGOV at 1-855-524-5627. ABOUT THE COUNTY Stanislaus County is located in Central California within 90 minutes of the San Francisco Bay Area, the Silicon Valley, Sacramento, the Sierra Nevada Mountains and California's Central Coast. With an estimated 538,388 people calling this area home, the community reflects a region rich in diversity with a strong sense of community. Two of California's major north-south transportation routes (Interstate 5 and Highway 99) intersect the area and the County has quickly become one of the dominant logistics center locations on the west coast. The County is home to a vibrant arts community with the world-class Gallo Center for the Arts, a symphony orchestra, and abundant visual and performing arts.Stanislaus County is a global center for agribusiness, positioned by its mild Mediterranean climate, rich soils and progressive farming practices. The area is recognized internationally for agricultural innovation with wine, almonds, poultry, milk, cattle, and walnuts being some of the features industries. The County is also home to Stanislaus State University, Modesto Junior College and benefits from satellite locations of other high quality educational institutions. The County was established in 1854 and has a total land area of 1,515 square miles. Temperatures range from an average low of 38 degrees Fahrenheit in the winter, to an average high of 85 degrees in the summer. ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT The Stanislaus County Library system consists of thirteen branches (Ceres, Denair, Empire, Hughson, Keyes, Modesto, Newman, Oakdale, Patterson, Riverbank, Salida, Turlock, and Waterford) and includes a staff of approximately 160 full-time and part-time employees. ABOUT THE POSITION Library Assistants serve the public at each library. The incumbent may be required to work evening and weekend hours.All libraries in Stanislaus County are currently closed on Sundays.The libraries in Denair, Empire, Hughson, and Newman are also currently closed on Mondays.The work location could be any one of the thirteen branches within Stanislaus County. Library Assistant II is distinguished from the Library Assistant I in that the former performs the work at the journey level and may have supervisory responsibility for library support staff. Library Assistant I/IIs act asleads in community libraries, without librarians. Library Assistant I/IIs are assigned supervisory responsibilities, including evaluations and shall receive five percent (5%) assignment pay when performing in such capacity. LIBRARY MISSION STATEMENT Stanislaus County Library engages all members of the community and offers access to information, knowledge, and the tools for innovation and personal development. Typical Tasks Provide assistance to customers by explaining and demonstrating the use of the online catalog, the library classification system, the periodical and reference collections, and other print or electronic databases; Provide assistance to customers on public computers and demonstrate the use of library applications on mobile devices; Advise and assist customers on the availabilityoflibrary material at sites within the library system, and at other libraries; Explain library procedures and policies; Search local collection and sources in answering branch or system reference inquiries; Assist customers with requests and provide information relating to their special interests, and furnish specific information about books, authors, publishers, e-resources, and electronic databases; Issue and renew library cards, check in and check out library materials, and collect fines and other fees; Process library requests received from throughout the library system; Provide supervision over support staff in maintaining efficient work flow; Incumbent assigned to a lead position provide supervision over all branch staff, which may include other Library Assistants; and Complete performance evaluations on subordinate staff. Minimum Qualifications (Skills, Ability, Knowledge, Education/Experience) SKILLS/ABILITIES Establish and maintain record files; Use a computer effectively; Express oneself effectively both in writing and in public speaking; Mental acuity to perform the functions of this position in an accurate and timely fashion; Hear and understand speech at normal room levels and on the telephone; Manual dexterity necessary to perform the essential functions of the position; Observe system policies and procedures; and Make sound judgments and decisions under stress. KNOWLEDGE Library terminology; Library practices and techniques, including online cataloging and the Dewey Decimal System; Types and uses of library material; Computers, electronic databases, and e-resources; and Basic statistical techniques. EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE LIBRARY ASSISTANT I Two (2)years of experiencein a public library; OR College education may be substituted for the experience outlined above on a year-for-year basis. Veterans' Preference Program eligible job classification.For more information, please click on the following link: http://www.stancounty.com/personnel/pdf/hiringpreference.pdf . LIBRARY ASSISTANT II One (1) year of experience as a Library Assistant I or a comparable position in a public library; OR A combination of training and experience sufficient to gain the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities required for performing at the II level. Typically, this isacquired by one (1) year of experience at the Library Assistant I level. The County Librarian and the Chief Executive Office determine experience levels. LICENSE Applicants must possess and maintain a valid California Driver's License and remain free from repeated preventable accidents. In addition to the minimum qualifications, applicant screeningwill focus on the following desirable qualifications. Please list any of these qualifications you may have within the "Duties" section of the online application. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS Six (6) months experience working in a public library. Application and Selection Procedures CLASSIFICATION INFORMATION Unless otherwise provided, this position is part of the Community and Health Services bargaining unit for labor relations purposes. Individuals who are in a full-time classified position are required to serve a twelve-month probationary period, which may be extended an additional six months, for a total of eighteen months. The probationary period does not apply to unclassified positions. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY The County of Stanislaus is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to submit online application(s) for open position(s). Stanislaus County is committed to establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with the general public, co-workers, supervisors, and members of diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy related condition, marital status, gender/sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (over 40), political affiliation or belief, or military or veteran status. APPLICATION PROCEDURES/FINAL FILING DATE Applications cannot be submitted later than 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. Make your online application as complete as possible so a full and realistic appraisal may be made of your qualifications. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application. Attaching your resume and cover letter are an optional feature for those who wish to do so in addition to completing the required application. Information on your resume and cover letter will not substitute for the education, work experience and required fields on the County application. The online County application is the primary tool used to evaluate your job qualifications. RECRUITMENT ACCOMMODATIONS Arrangements may be made to accommodate disabilities and religious convictions. Applicants requiring testing accommodations are required to complete and submit the Testing Accommodation Request Form prior to the test administration date. Special arrangements for religious convictions should be included in the "Additional Information" section of the application. http://www.stancounty.com/personnel/pdf/ADATestingForm.pdf GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS Pass County-paid pre-employment drug screening and job-related background investigation. Perform job duties in a manner assuring a safe working environment for oneself and others. Maintain confidential information according to the legal standards and/or County regulations as required. APPLICATION AND/OR EXAMINATION APPEAL RIGHTS Application and/or examination results may be appealed by applicants presenting facts alleging irregularity, fraud and/or error in application screening or in exam scoring. Appeals must be in writing and submitted to the Chief Executive Officer within seven (7) days after the examination results are mailed. JOB TASK ANALYSIS INFORMATION The Job Task Analysis provides information detailing the physical and functional demands of the classification. For the complete job task analysis, visit the Risk Management website at http://www.stancounty.com/riskmgmt/ under "Disability Management." PUBLIC SERVICE LOAN FORGIVENESS PROGRAM Find out if you qualify for the AES Public Service Loan Forgiveness(PSLF) program for full-time public sector employees by contacting (866)706-5005. https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans/forgivenesscancellation/public-service WELLNESS PROGRAM Learn more about Club Wellness, a program designed to facilitate and encourage the good health of the Stanislaus County's workforce. http://myclubwellness.org DISCLAIMER Stanislaus County reserves the right to revise the examination plan described in this bulletin to better meet the needs of County service. The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute an express or implied contract. Any provision contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice. The information contained in the bulletin is information, which sets forth a general summary of benefits for this respective position. This information is not legally binding. The benefits and other information regarding this position may be found in the Stanislaus County Code, the Stanislaus County Personnel Policies manual, or in the applicable Memorandum of Understanding, and such information prevails over information contained in this bulletin. Questions regarding this bulletin may be directed to the Stanislaus County Chief Executive Office/Human Resources. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Stanislaus County, CA Stanislaus County, California, United States
Dec 01, 2018
Full Time
About the Department and the Position GENERAL INFORMATION This recruitment is being conducted to fillvacancies for the Stanislaus County Probation Department and to establish an eligibility list to fill future full-time and part-time vacancies. While this is a continuous recruitment, we encourage you to apply immediately as this recruitment may close at any time. Candidates are required to pass a thorough background investigation. A sample of the information required to submit for the background investigationis viewable by clicking on the following link and selectingBackground/Hiring Form 2-251 Personal History Statement - Peace Officer: http://www.post.ca.gov/forms.aspx The tentative schedule for testing in 2019 is as follows: Please note these dates are tentative and subject to change. You will be notified whether or not you are invited to each testing event at least five (5) days prior to the actual test date. Cell phones are typically incompatible with the online application format or browser. We recommend using a desktop or laptop computer. If you are still having technical difficulties, please call NEOGOV at 1-855-524-5627. ABOUT THE COUNTY Stanislaus County is located in Central California within 90 minutes of the San Francisco Bay Area, the Silicon Valley, Sacramento, the Sierra Nevada Mountains and California's Central Coast. With an estimated 538,388 people calling this area home, the community reflects a region rich in diversity with a strong sense of community. Two of California's major north-south transportation routes (Interstate 5 and Highway 99) intersect the area and the County has quickly become one of the dominant logistics center locations on the west coast. The County is home to a vibrant arts community with the world-class Gallo Center for the Arts, a symphony orchestra, and abundant visual and performing arts. Stanislaus County is a global center for agribusiness, positioned by its mild Mediterranean climate, rich soils and progressive farming practices. The area is recognized internationally for agricultural innovation with wine, almonds, poultry, milk, cattle, and walnuts being some of the features industries. The County is also home to Stanislaus State University, Modesto Junior College and benefits from satellite locations of other high quality educational institutions. The County was established in 1854 and has a total land area of 1,515 square miles. Temperatures range from an average low of 38 degrees Fahrenheit in the winter, to an average high of 85 degrees in the summer. ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT The Stanislaus County Probation Department serves as an integral component of the community and the criminal justice system by providing adult and youth offender community supervision, accountability, rehabilitation, education, life skills programming, and direct services that also support families and victims. In addition, the department operates safe and secure youth custodial facilities and offers a variety of positive behavioral conditioning, counseling therapy, job skills,and alternatives to custody programs. The department consists offour divisions: Adult Field Services, Juvenile Field Services, Institution Services, and Support Services with over 286 allocated administrative, support, and sworn peace officer positionsand an operational budget of $53.1 million. ABOUT THE POSITION The full-time Probation Corrections Officer I/II is an entry-level Peace Officer position and the part-time Probation Corrections Officer I is an at-will, non-sworn position.Both positions in this classification areresponsible for the care, custody, and supervisionof youth confined to Juvenile Hall, the Juvenile Commitment Facility, or those participating in various alternative-to-custody programs.Individuals in this classification may be assigned to work inside locked custodial facilities that operate 24 hours per day, every day of the year. Other assignments may include Work Programs, Electronic Monitoring Program, Day Commitment Program, or other juvenile supervision programs. Individuals selected for the position of Probation Corrections Officer must be willing and able to work any shift on a rotational basis, as well as weekends and holidays. This position may also be subject to overtime, standby, and callback assignments. Performs related duties as assigned. Candidates selected for the full-time position will have the opportunity for promotion to the Probation Corrections Officer II classification upon satisfactory completion of the Juvenile Corrections Officer CORE Academy and successfully completing a one-year probationary period. Probation Corrections Officer assignments involve dealing with angry, hostile and potentially combative clientele, the possibility of bodily injury, and exposure to infectious diseases that can cause chronic illness or death. Some positions include exposure to offensive odors and bodily fluids and exposure to chemical weapons such as O.C. pepper spray.Other assignments may require the use firearms. Full-time Probation Corrections Officers currently receive an additional 3% compensation for successfully passing State Certified Probation Corrections Officer CORE training. The 3% compensation is in addition to the base hourly rate for the position. State certified CORE training must be completed within the first 12 months of employment as a full time Probation Corrections Officer. Full time candidates already possessing the required CORE training certificate will earn the additional 3% compensation at the time of appointment. Typical Tasks TYPICAL TASKS Comply with all state and federal regulations required of youth correctional facilities; Provide direct assistance and supervision of detainedyouth during recreation, study, and work activities; Instruct minors in personal hygiene, clothing care, toilet and table habits; Assist staff in serving meals; Issue equipment and supplies as needed; Counsel and advise minors utilizing behavior modification techniques as well as individual and group counseling and/or communication techniques; Transport minors to and from Juvenile Detention facilities or other custody facilities; Enforce department procedures toachieve institutional safety and security, enforce discipline and order, and maintain sanitation standards; Oversee visitation procedures, inspect all items brought into the custodial facilities, and monitor all incoming and outgoing mail of confined youth; Act promptly and efficiently in emergency situations, including restraining and handcuffing youth; Use O.C. (pepper) spray in accordance with departmental policies and procedures; Observe minors' activities, document their behavior, prepare incident reports and compose progress reports; Book incoming youth, conduct searches, completes room assignments and observation records; and Assist in training of subordinate staff members as necessary. Minimum Qualifications (Skills, Ability, Knowledge, Education/Experience) SKILLS & ABILITIES Supervise the daily program activities of minors; Gain minors' confidence and respect; Effectively enforce Juvenile Detention facility rules and regulations, and accurately interpret policies; Remain calm and exercise good judgment in controlling emergency situations and behavioral disturbances; Write clear and concise reports; Supply support and direction tominors on an individual and group basis; Comprehend and follow written and oral instructions; Deal fairly and effectively with minors; Drive County vehicle as necessary to transport minors; Utilize departmental training to appropriately respond to combative minors, including controlling a resistingminor or utilizing O.C. (pepper) spray as necessary; Read or see objects under ambient, limited or artificial lighting and at a reasonable distance with sufficient clarity to permit their recording or accurate description (i.e., persons, items of property, written messages, printed materials, etc.); Hear normal speech and other audiblesounds in combination withenvironmental noises; Meet minimum physical performance standards for Probation Corrections Officer as prescribed by the California State Corrections and Standards Authority. These standards include the ability to: support the weight of a 150 pound bag for at least 30 seconds; drag a 150 pound bag at least 20 feet within 30 seconds; complete a 150 foot course within 30 seconds while carrying a 20 pound weight; complete a 75-yard sprint within 30 seconds; and Successfully complete 134-hour Juvenile Corrections Officer CORE training within the first 12 months of appointment as prescribed by the California Corrections Standards Authority; and Per POST regulation 1002(a)(7): Successfully pass the POST Medical and Physical Examination, including a treadmill test prior to hiring. KNOWLEDGE Principles and techniques of supervising group activities; Causes of juvenile delinquency and the principles and methods of dealing with delinquent and emotionally disturbed juveniles; Behavior modification principles and techniques; Laws, statutes, court proceedings and regulations governing juvenile institutional care; and Techniques for establishing effective verbal communication. CITIZENSHIP REQUIREMENTS Pursuant to Section 1031.5 of the Government Code, permanent resident aliens who desire to be employed as a peace officer must have applied for citizenship. EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE Probation Corrections Officer I High school graduation or pass the General Education Development (GED) test indicating high school graduation level; AND Possess and maintain a valid California Driver's License; AND The County requires you be at least 21 years old at the time of appointment; AND The California State Government Code provides and the County requires the following minimum requirements for all Peace Officer positions: Must be free from any prior felony convictions; AND Must be a current United States Citizen, or have an approved application for citizenship on file ; AND Must provide fingerprints for a criminal records check; AND Must be of a "good moral character" determined by a background investigation; AND Must have a High School diploma or GED equivalency; AND Must be free from any physical, emotional or mental condition that might adversely affect the exercise of Peace Officer powers. Probation Corrections Officer II High school graduation or pass the General Education Development (GED) test indicating high school graduation level; AND Equivalent of one (1) year full-time experience asa Probation Corrections Officer I; AND Possess and maintain a valid California Driver's License; AND The County requires you be at least 21 years old at the time of appointment; AND The California State Government Code provides and the County requires the following minimum requirements for all Peace Officer positions: Must be free from any prior felony convictions; AND Must be a current United States Citizen, or have an approved application for citizenship on file ; AND Must provide fingerprints for a criminal records check; AND Must be of a "good moral character" determined by a background investigation; AND Must have a High School diploma or GED equivalency; AND Must be free from any physical, emotional or mental condition that might adversely affect the exercise of Peace Officer powers. Probation Corrections Officer I is a Veterans' Preference Program eligible job classification. For more information please click on the followinglink: http ://www.stancounty.com/personnel/pdf/hiringpreference.pdf DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS Six months experience working with adolescents in a supervisory role; OR Six months experience working in a detention facility, jail, or prison; OR Completion of 30 units of relevant college coursework in one of the following fields: Criminology, Administration of Justice, Law Enforcement, Sociology, Psychology or other related fields of study. Application and Selection Procedures CLASSIFICATION INFORMATION Unless otherwise provided, this position is part of the Classified service of the County and is assigned to the Stanislaus County Probation Corrections Officer Association (SCPCOA) bargaining unit for labor relations purposes. Individuals who are in a full-time classified position are required to serve a twelve-month probationary period, which may be extended an additional six months, for a total of eighteen months. The probationary period does not apply to unclassified positions. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY The County of Stanislaus is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to submit online application(s) for open position(s). Stanislaus County is committed to establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with the general public, co-workers, supervisors, and members of diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy related condition, marital status, gender/sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (over 40), political affiliation or belief, or military or veteran status. APPLICATION PROCEDURES/FINAL FILING DATE Applications cannot be submitted later than 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. Make your online application as complete as possible so a full and realistic appraisal may be made of your qualifications. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application. Attaching your resume and cover letter are an optional feature for those who wish to do so in addition to completing the required application. Information on your resume and cover letter will not substitute for the education, work experience and required fields on the County application. The online County application is the primary tool used to evaluate your job qualifications. Final Filing Date: This is a continuous recruitment and can be closed at any time. Your application must be received online no later than 5:00 pm on the date the recruitment is closed or within 72 hours if the recruitment is continuous or until filled. Supplemental Questionnaire - Qualifying: All applicants are required to complete and submit the questionnaire for this examination at the time of filing.The supplemental questionnaire is considered part of the application and may be used throughout the examination process to assist in determining each applicant's qualifications and acceptability for the position. ALL APPLICATIONS WITHOUT A COMPLETED SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE WILL BE DISQUALIFIED. RECRUITMENTPROCESS DETAILS Written Examination - Pass/Fail: A timed written examination will be administered. The written examination is a multiple choice examination provided by CPS HR Consulting. Samples of the written examination can be found by searching "Juvenile Corrections Officer Examination" on the Internet. You may also access the Probation Correction Officer Study Guide at: http://www.bscc.ca.gov/downloads/2_Candidate_Orientation_Booklet_JCO_2008_w_BSCC_cover.pdf Oral Exam Panel Interview - Scored: An oral examination consisting of at least three panel members from the Probation Department, community and/or local law enforcement agencies. A minimum score of 70% must be obtained in order to continue in the process. Successful candidates will be placed on an eligibility list. Personal History Statement and Background Investigation - Pass/Fail: Candidates selected to continue on from the Oral Exam Panel Interview will be subject to a thorough background investigation. Selection Interview - Pass/Fail: Top Candidates that have cleared the background investigation will be referred from the eligibility list and may beinvited to a Selection Interview with the Chief Probation Officer. Conditional Offer Examinations - Pass/Fail: Candidates selected to continue on from the Selection Interview will be subject to pre-employment exams. The exams include drug testing, physical examination, treadmill test, fingerprint clearance and a psychological examination. UNSATISFACTORY RESULTS IN ANY ASPECT OF THE FOREGOING, INCLUDING BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION FINDINGS, MAY RESULT IN REMOVAL FROM THE ELIGIBILITY LIST. RECRUITMENT ACCOMMODATIONS Arrangements may be made to accommodate disabilities and religious convictions. Applicants requiring testing accommodations are required to complete and submit the Testing Accommodation Request Form prior to the test administration date. Special arrangements for religious convictions should be included in the "Additional Information" section of the application form. http://www.stancounty.com/personnel/pdf/ADATestingForm.pdf GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS Pass County-paid pre-employment drug screening and job-related background investigation. Perform job duties in a manner assuring a safe working environment for oneself and others. Maintain confidential information according to the legal standards and/or County regulations as required. APPLICATION AND/OR EXAMINATION APPEAL RIGHTS Application and/or examination results may be appealed by applicants presenting facts alleging irregularity, fraud and/or error in application screening or in exam scoring. Appeals must be in writing and submitted to the Chief Executive Officer within seven (7) days after the examination results are mailed. JOB TASK ANALYSIS INFORMATION The Job Task Analysis provides information detailing the physical and functional demands of the classification. For the complete job task analysis, visit the Risk Management website at http://www.stancounty.com/riskmgmt/ under "Disability Management". PUBLIC SERVICE LOAN FORGIVENESS PROGRAM Find out if you qualify for the AES Public Service Loan Forgiveness program for full-time public sector employees (PSLF) by contacting (866) 706-5005. https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans/forgiveness-cancellation/public-service WELLNESS PROGRAM Learn more about Club Wellness, a program designed to facilitate and encourage the good health of the Stanislaus County's workforce. http://myclubwellness.org DISCLAIMER Stanislaus County reserves the right to revise the examination plan described in this flyer to better meet the needs of County service. The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute an express or implied contract. Any provision contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice. The information contained in the bulletin is information, which sets forth a general summary of benefits for this respective position. This information is not legally binding. The benefits and other information regarding this position may be found in the Stanislaus County Code, the Stanislaus County Personnel Policies manual, or in the applicable Memorandum of Understandings, and such information prevails over information contained in this bulletin. Questions regarding this announcement may be directed to the Stanislaus County Chief Executive Office/ Human Resources Closing Date/Time: 12/27/2019 5:00 PM Pacific
Stanislaus County, CA Stanislaus County, California, United States
Nov 20, 2018
Part Time
About the Department and the Position GENERAL INFORMATION Medical Assistant $15.72 - $19.12 hourly Medical Assistant Trainee $13.36 hourly This recruitment is being conducted to fill a vacancy for the Health Services Agency and establish an eligible list to fill future part-time vacancies throughout Stanislaus County. While this is a continuous recruitment, we encourage you to apply immediately, as this recruitment may close at any time. Bilingual candidates are highly encouraged to apply.Additional compensation of $0.85 per hour will be paid to eligible certified bilingual employees. A written examination is not being required for our positions at this time, however, you may be required to take a skills test, prior to being appointed to a position in our clinics. Oral examinations will be administered on a monthly basis beginning the week of December 02, 2018. Cell phones are typically incompatible with the online application format or browser. We recommend using a desktop or laptop computer. If you are still having technical difficulties please callNEOGOV@ 1-855-524-5627. ABOUT THE COUNTY Stanislaus County is located in Central California within 90 minutes of the San Francisco Bay Area, the Silicon Valley, Sacramento, the Sierra Nevada Mountains and California's Central Coast. With an estimated 538,388 people calling this area home, the community reflects a region rich in diversity with a strong sense of community. Two of California's major north-south transportation routes (Interstate 5 and Highway 99) intersect the area and the County has quickly become one of the dominant logistics center locations on the west coast. The County is home to a vibrant arts community with the world-class Gallo Center for the Arts, a symphony orchestra, and abundant visual and performing arts. Stanislaus County is a global center for agribusiness, positioned by its mild Mediterranean climate, rich soils and progressive farming practices. The area is recognized internationally for agricultural innovation with wine, almonds, poultry, milk, cattle, and walnuts being some of the features industries. The County is also home to Stanislaus State University, Modesto Junior College and benefits from satellite locations of other high quality educational institutions. The County was established in 1854 and has a total land area of 1,515 square miles. Temperatures range from an average low of 38 degrees Fahrenheit in the winter, to an average high of 85 degrees in the summer. ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT The Health Services Agency (HSA) is a network of outpatient medical programs and services. The HSA includes: medical offices in sevenlocations throughout Stanislaus County; Community Health Services (offering traditional public health services to the community); health education programs and participates in the Valley Consortium for Medical Education (VCME), a California nonprofit public benefit corporation. The HSA holds strongly to its vision of "Healthy People in a Healthy Stanislaus" by developing its services with the community, in ways that support community need. A BOUT THE POSITION Medical Assistants in HSA clinics perform both administrative and clinical tasks in the support of licensed health practitioners. Medical Assistants perform various medically related activities that, if not performed by a Medical Assistant, would have to be done by a Registered Nurse. Examples are: documenting medical histories, taking vital signs, explaining treatment procedures to patients, disposal of contaminated supplies, changing wound dressings, drawing blood, giving injections and immunizations, performing Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendment(CLIA) waived lab tests, performing Audiology and Vision screening etc. The Medical Assistants ensure the clinic flow is timely by: preparing charts, assuring patients and charts are ready for the provider at the specific appointment time or in advance for prior review, assisting during procedures, entering an order in the Electronic Medical Record (EMR), and following-up on referrals sent to various specialists. Medical Assistants perform other related duties as assigned. Medical Assistants will be assigned to one "home" Clinic: Paradise Medical Office/Urgent Care, Hughson Medical Office, McHenry Medical Office, Ceres Medical Office, Turlock Medical Office, Family and Pediatric Health Center or the Specialty Clinic. However, Medical Assistants must be willing to travel to any one of the seven locations based on staffing and client volumes, when needed. This position requires a lot of flexibility in schedules and is subject to overtime, standby, and callback assignments. Typical Tasks Greet patients in a courteous manner and explain clinic procedures; Prepare and stock all rooms, check equipment and supplies daily and maintain according to assignment; Prepare patient for examination, including weight, height, vital signs, and chart data on medical record; Plot data on growth chart when appropriate; Assist Physicians and other providers with procedures; Ensure charts are complete, including all lab, x-ray and special reports, prior to start of clinic; Assist in coordinating the admission of patients to the hospital according to policy; Clean rooms and equipment after each examination and prepare for next patient following appropriate infection control techniques; Review the visit notes and identify items for action; Review billing document to make sure all appropriate charges are captured; Match list of patients with visits and with charge document and submit for billing; Assist and/or obtain surgical consents, authorizations, and/or referrals; Communicate appropriate patient care information in a timely manner with licensed staff to assure quality patient care; Assist in physical transfer of patients using proper body mechanics; Document pertinent observations of visits per current charting policy; Initiate and follow emergency measures including CPR, fire and disaster procedures; Perform Department Quality Assurance functions as assigned; and Restock, check expiration dates, and maintain current stock supplies. Minimum Qualifications (Skills, Ability, Knowledge, Education/Experience) SKILLS/ABILITIES Print or write legibly and keep simple records; Use a medical dictionary and correctly spell medical terminology; Follow simple to technical oral and written directions carefully and exactly; Accurately take and record patient's vital signs; Protect patient confidentiality and follow HIPAA rules and regulations; Use stethoscope, thermometer, blood pressure cuffs and scales; Communicate effectively and explain procedures; Keep supervisor informed of work priorities and problems; Maintain an empathetic and courteous attitude toward patients and patient visitors; Work effectively under stress or in emergency situations; Set up diagnostic equipment for various procedures; and Transfer patients to wheelchair and transport patients via wheelchair. KNOWLEDGE Body mechanics and proper lifting techniques; Isolation procedures, sterile technique, and care of contaminated dressing and supplies; and Basic anatomy and disease processes. E DUCATION/EXPERIENCE Medical Assistant: Medical Assistant Certificate; AND Six (6) months full-time experience in a Medical Clinic; AND Valid BLSCPR card for Healthcare Providers; AND High School Diploma or GED Medical Assistant Trainee: Medical Assistant Certificate; AND Valid BLSCPR card for Healthcare Providers; AND High School Diploma or GED. A current BLS CPR card for Healthcare Providersand Medical Assistant Certificate/Diploma from an accredited vocational school or college is required for verification purposes at the time of application . Applicants who are unable to submit proof must call 209-558-8204 to make other arrangements within 5 days of submitting application. Failure to submit proof or make other arrangements will result in disqualification. LICENSE Applicants must possess and maintain a valid California Driver's License and remain free from repeated preventable accidents. In addition to the minimum qualifications, applicant screening will focus on the following desirable qualifications. Please list any of these qualifications you may have within the "Duties" section of the online application. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS Be open and willing to work a flexible schedule including; mornings, afternoons, evenings, and weekends. Application and Selection Procedures CLASSIFICATION INFORMATION Unless otherwise provided, this position is part of the Classified Service of the County and is assigned to the Technical Services bargaining unit for labor relations purposes. Individuals who are in a full-time classification position are required to serve a twelve-month probationary period, which may be extended an additional six months, for a total of eighteen months. The probationary period does not apply to unclassified positions. EQ UA L EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY The County of Stanislaus is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to submit online application(s) for open position(s). Stanislaus County is committed to establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with the general public, co- workers, supervisors, and members of diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy related condition, marital status, gender/sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (over 40), political affiliation or belief, or military or veteran status. A PPLICATION PROCEDURES/FINAL FILING DATE Applications cannot be submitted later than 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. Make your online application as complete as possible so a full and realistic appraisal may be made of your qualifications. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application. Attaching your resume and cover letter are an optional feature for those who wish to do so in addition to completing the required application. Information on your resume and cover letter will not substitute for the education, work experience and required fields on the County application. The online County application is the primary tool used to evaluate your job qualifications. RECRUITMENT ACCOMMODATIONS Arrangements may be made to accommodate disabilities and religious convictions. Applicants requiring testing accommodations are required to complete and submit the Testing Accommodation Request Form prior to the test administration date. Special arrangements for religious convictions should be included in the "Additional Information" section of the application form. http://www.stancounty.com/personnel/pdf/ADATestingForm.pdf G E N E R A L QUALIFICATIONS Pass County-paid pre-employment drug screening and job-related background investigation. Perform job duties in a manner assuring a safe working environment for oneself and others. Maintain confidential information according to the legal standards and/or County regulations as required. A PPLICATION AND/OR EXAMINATION APPEAL RIGHTS Application and/or examination results may be appealed by applicants presenting facts alleging irregularity, fraud and/or error in application screening or in exam scoring. Appeals must be in writing and submitted to the Chief Executive Officer within seven (7) days after the examination results are mailed. JOB TASK ANALYSIS INFORMATION The Job Task Analysis provides information detailing the physical and functional demands of the classification. For the complete job task analysis, visit the Risk Management website at http://www.stancounty.com/riskmgmt/ under "Disability Management." PUBLIC SERVICE LOAN FORGIVENESS PROGRAM Find out if you qualify for the AES Public Service Loan Forgiveness program for full-time public sector employees (PSLF) by contacting (866) 706-5005. https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans/forgiveness-cancellation/public-service WELLNESS PROGRAM Learn more about Club Wellness, a program designed to facilitate and encourage the good health of the Stanislaus County's workforce. http://myclubwellness.org DISCLAIMER Stanislaus County reserves the right to revise the examination plan described in this bulletin to better meet the needs of County service. The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute an express or implied contract. Any provision contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice. The information contained in the bulletin is information, which sets forth a general summary of benefits for this respective position. This information is not legally binding. The benefits and other information regarding this position may be found in the Stanislaus County Code, the Stanislaus County Personnel Policies manual, or in the applicable Memorandum of Understanding, and such information prevails over information contained in this bulletin. Questions regarding this bulletin may be directed to the Stanislaus County Chief Executive Office/ Human Resources. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Stanislaus County, CA Modesto, California, United States
Nov 16, 2018
Full Time
About the Department and the Position GENERAL INFORMATION This recruitment is being conducted to fill a vacancy for the Public Works Department and establish an eligibilitylist to fill future full-time and part-time vacancies throughout Stanislaus County. While this is a continuous recruitment, we encourage you to apply immediately, as this recruitment may close at any time. Cell phones are typically incompatible with the online application format or browser. We recommend using a desktop or laptop computer. If you are still having technical difficulties, please call NEOGOV at 1-855-524-5627. ABOUT THE COUNTY Stanislaus County is located in Central California within 90 minutes of the San Francisco Bay Area, the Silicon Valley, Sacramento, the Sierra Nevada Mountains and California's Central Coast. With an estimated 538,388 people calling this area home, the community reflects a region rich in diversity with a strong sense of community. Two of California's major north-south transportation routes (Interstate 5 and Highway 99) intersect the area and the County has quickly become one of the dominant logistics center locations on the west coast. The County is home to a vibrant arts community with the world-class Gallo Center for the Arts, a symphony orchestra, and abundant visual and performing arts. Stanislaus County is a global center for agribusiness, positioned by its mild Mediterranean climate, rich soils and progressive farming practices. The area is recognized internationally for agricultural innovation with wine, almonds, poultry, milk, cattle, and walnuts being some of the features industries. The County is also home to Stanislaus State University, Modesto Junior College and benefits from satellite locations of other high quality educational institutions. The County was established in 1854 and has a total land area of 1,515 square miles. Temperatures range from an average low of 38 degrees Fahrenheit in the winter, to an average high of 85 degrees in the summer. ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT The Public Works Department supports the Board of Supervisors' priority of Delivering Efficient Public Services and Infrastructure through its five major operating divisions. Public Works divisions are Administration, Engineering, Local Transit System, Morgan Shop and Road and Bridge. Engineering provides design and construction management for various road and bridge construction and reconstruction projects. County Surveyor's Office provides services for survey mapping, abandonment, certificates, monumentation, and indexing of County survey maps. It also protects, maintains, and perpetuates land survey monuments. Local Transit operates Stanislaus Regional Transit ("StaRT"), the County's public transportation system which links with city transportation systems to provide transit services to 16 communities in the County. Morgan Shop provides equipment and vehicles to other Public Works divisions. It also provides vehicle and equipment maintenance as requested to other County departments. Road and Bridge maintains the County's 1,512 mile road system and 232 bridges, including preventive road maintenance, resurfacing roadways, and maintenance of bridges and storm water systems. Also included is the maintenance management of various special districts, such as landscape, lighting, and storm drain. ABOUT THE POSITION The Associate Civil Engineer is assigned difficult projects and is given latitude for exercising independent judgment and initiative. This individual may also be in charge of an engineering section in the Public works Department and has continuing responsibility for the work of that section. This position performs professional engineering work in the investigation, planning, design, construction, maintenance and operations of a variety of public works projects and systems including, but not limited to, transportation, water quality, pavement management, capital improvement, planning, development projects and community service areas. This individual also trains and supervises technical and professional personnel. This position is subject to overtime, standby, and callback assignments and performs related duties as assigned. Typical Tasks Participate in and prepare engineering studies and reports; Coordinate public works and development related activities with other departments, divisions, outside agencies, citizens, consultants, and developers; Implement and maintain the department's Pavement Management System; Maintain the department's Capital Improvement Plan; Design difficult and complex public works projects; Research and revise County standards as required; Prepare Requests for Qualifications and Requests for Proposals; Assist in the selection of consultants; Manage consultant contracts; Review consultants' work and provide technical guidance; Project management of a variety of projects simultaneously, from conception through construction, which involves developing project schedules, right-of-way certification, utility relocation, monitoring project progress and budget, obtaining necessary permits, preparing and maintaining project files, monitoring quality of projects and ensuring deadlines are met; Review routine field and laboratory tests of construction materials; Write related memoranda, Board of Supervisors' agenda items and reports; Perform engineering design using various computer applications and draw plans on CAD systems; Receive and review public requests for traffic control device changes; Collect and analyze data to evaluate requests and prepare recommendations; Perform intersection traffic control analysis to determine need for traffic control measures; Conduct site investigations; Develop design plans, specifications and cost estimates for transportation engineering projects; Prepare and administer Federal and State grants, review and develop signal timing plans, check and analyze Environmental Impact Reports and other CEQA and NEPA documents; Prepare permit applications to various regulatory agencies related to public works projects; Sign and stamp plans and documents prepared under their direction as the engineer of record; Assign, direct, train and review the work of engineers and para-professional employees; Meet and confer with officials, representatives from other governmental organizations, the general public, contractors and consultants regarding public works matters; and Perform related duties as assigned. Minimum Qualifications (Skills, Ability, Knowledge, Education/Experience) SKILLS/ABILITIES Perform the full range of professional public works engineering duties with only occasional instruction or assistance as new or unusual situations arise; Prepare accurate estimates of costs, schedules, personnel/materials and other resources related to engineering project responsibilities; Make recommendations related to existing or anticipated project budgets; Work effectively with a variety of internal and external customers to accomplish goals and objectives; Deal professionally with the public, developers, consultants, and contractors; Prepare and present oral presentations to a variety of internal and external customers at public meetings; and Plan and supervise the work of both professional and para-professional employees. KNOWLEDGE Principles and practices of civil engineering; Surveying and engineering mathematics; Principles of project management, construction management or contract administration; Principles and practices of supervision, training and performance management; Specialized equipment and technology used in engineering; Knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principles involved in production of precision technical plans, drawings and models; Records management principles and practices; Map review and preparation of legal descriptions; Common descriptions or real property; and Various codes and court decisions affecting departmental operations. EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE Proof of Education is required for verification purposes at the time of application. Applicants who are unable to submit proof must call (209) 525-4167 to make other arrangements. At least two (2) years of professional civil engineering experience, one (1) year of which must have been in a supervisory or lead capacity; AND Possession of a valid Certificate of Registration as a professional engineer in civil engineering issued by the California State Board of Registration for Professional Engineers. A Bachelor's degree is anticipated as part of certification. LICENSE Applicants must possess and maintain a valid California Driver's License and remain free from repeated preventable accidents. Application and Selection Procedures CLASSIFICATION INFORMATION Unless otherwise provided, this position is part of the Classified Service of the County and is assigned to theMid-Management/Supervisory bargaining unit for labor relations purposes. Individuals who are in a full-time classification position are required to serve a twelve-month probationary period, which may be extended an additional six months, for a total of eighteen months. The probationary period does not apply to unclassified positions. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY The County of Stanislaus is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to submit online application(s) for open position(s). Stanislaus County is committed to establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with the general public, co-workers, supervisors, and members of diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy related condition, marital status, gender/sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (over 40), political affiliation or belief, or military or veteran status. APPLICATION PROCEDURES/FINAL FILING DATE Applications cannot be submitted later than 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. Make your online application as complete as possible so a full and realistic appraisal may be made of your qualifications. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application. Attaching your resume and cover letter are an optional feature for those who wish to do so in addition to completing the required application. Information on your resume and cover letter will not substitute for the education, work experience and required fields on the County application. The online County application is the primary tool used to evaluate your job qualifications RECRUITMENT ACCOMMODATIONS Arrangements may be made to accommodate disabilities and religious convictions. Applicants requiring testing accommodations are required to complete and submit the Testing Accommodation Request Form prior to the test administration date. Special arrangements for religious convictions should be included in the "Additional Information" section of the application form. http://www.stancounty.com/personnel/pdf/ADATestingForm.pdf GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS Pass County-paid pre-employment drug screening and job-related background investigation. Perform job duties in a manner assuring a safe working environment for oneself and others. Maintain confidential information according to the legal standards and/or County regulations as required. APPLICATION AND/OR EXAMINATION APPEAL RIGHTS Application and/or examination results may be appealed by applicants presenting facts alleging irregularity, fraud and/or error in application screening or in exam scoring. Appeals must be in writing and submitted to the Chief Executive Officer within seven (7) days after the examination results are mailed. JOB TASK ANALYSIS INFORMATION The Job Task Analysis provides information detailing the physical and functional demands of the classification. For the complete job task analysis, visit the Risk Management website at http://www.stancounty.com/riskmgmt/ under "Disability Management." PUBLIC SERVICE LOAN FORGIVENESS PROGRAM Find out if you qualify for the AES Public Service Loan Forgiveness program for full-time public sector employees (PSLF) by contacting (866) 706-5005. https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans/forgiveness-cancellation/public-service WELLNESS PROGRAM Learn more about Club Wellness, a program designed to facilitate and encourage the good health of the Stanislaus County's workforce. http://myclubwellness.org DISCLAIMER Stanislaus County reserves the right to revise the examination plan described in this bulletin to better meet the needs of County service. The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute an express or implied contract. Any provision contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice. The information contained in the bulletin is information, which sets forth a general summary of benefits for this respective position. This information is not legally binding. The benefits and other information regarding this position may be found in the Stanislaus County Code, the Stanislaus County Personnel Policies manual, or in the applicable Memorandum of Understanding, and such information prevails over information contained in this bulletin. Questions regarding this bulletin may be directed to the Stanislaus County Chief Executive Office/ Human Resources. Closing Date/Time: Continuous