County of Sacramento

The County of Sacramento is a great place to work, grow and thrive professionally. We are an equal opportunity employer of more than 12,200 people dedicated to providing a variety of services for a diverse and vibrant County. Services include public safety and protection, community and municipal services, health services, voter registration, and many more.

 

 

37 job(s) at County of Sacramento

County of Sacramento Sacramento, CA, United States
Oct 18, 2019
Full Time
The Position There is an additional 3.35% Management Differential which is added to the posted salary for this class. Note: Must Currently Hold Permanent Employment Status with Sacramento County. The Communication and Media Officer III performs professional and administrative public relations and communications work in planning, organizing and/or implementing a comprehensive public information, media relations and communication program for a County Department or Agency. Watch to Explore your career with purpose Examples of Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge of Principles and techniques to plan, develop and coordinate comprehensive local government public relations, communications and media relations programs Basic Federal, State, and local rules and regulations Techniques of preparing, producing and disseminating information to the general public, news media, schools, and the community, utilizing all major media of communication Preparation and dissemination of information to the press through a variety of communication media, including photography, graphic arts, copy layout, and radio and television programming Methods used to evaluate program objectives and goals Principles and techniques of establishing and maintaining good relations with news media and other public groups Principles, techniques, and practices of journalism, expository prose, and editing; preparation, composition, layout, production, and dissemination of educational, informational, and promotional materials State, federal and local governmental organizations and functions Correct English grammar, spelling, punctuation and vocabulary Principles, practices and emerging trends of public relations and public communication Principles and techniques of mass and targeted communication, public speaking, marketing General operation and functions of news organizations Principles and practices of strategic planning Research methods, conduct of focus groups and methods used to evaluate program objectives and goals County government programs, services and activities, regulations and administrative proceedings Principles of soliciting proposals, contract development and negotiation and administration Principles and practices of human resource management Ability to Assist in a comprehensive media and public relations program Read, understand, apply, and effectively communicate County rules, regulations and procedures, and Federal and State regulations Establish and maintain effective relations with the media, community leaders, County management staff, and representatives of a wide range of public agencies and private organizations Compose, coordinate, and edit a variety of educational, informational and promotional materials and other materials such as pamphlets, brochures and newsletters for dissemination and use by Department staff, public and private agencies, news media, schools, and the general public Prepare written analysis, evaluation, summaries, recommendations, correspondence and reports Prepare illustrations, charts, graphs, and other visual aids for presentations Speak in public and before groups Adhere to deadlines Perform related duties as assigned Develop, implement and manage a comprehensive media and public relations program Plan, organize and direct subordinate professional and technical staff Research and analyze information and issues, formulate recommendations on issues, policies and procedures and programs Understand and effectively communicate County regulations and programs Assess political environment and develop appropriate communication strategies Employment Qualifications Minimum Qualifications Either: 1. One year of full-time experience in the class of Communication and Media Officer II in Sacramento County service. Or: 2. A Bachelor's degree from an accredited four-year college or university with major course work in communications, public relations, public or business administration, journalism, English or a closely related field; AND Three years of full-time experience managing a comprehensive communication program that included responsibility for program development and implementation and extensive liaison responsibilities with representatives from the community and public and private sectors. Note: The word "experience" referenced in the minimum qualifications means full-time paid experience unless the job announcement states that volunteer experience is acceptable. Part-time paid experience may be accumulated and pro-rated to meet the total experience requirements. Note: If the minimum qualifications include an educational or certificate/license requirement, applicants must submit proof of requirements with the application. Failure to submit proof of requirements may result in disqualification from the examination. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable. For guidelines on submitting acceptable proof of educational requirements, please click here or speak to someone in our office before the final filing date listed in this notice. Special Requirement Driver's License: A valid California Driver's License, Class "C", is required prior to appointment to classes in this series. Failure to maintain a valid license may constitute cause for termination from the class in accordance with Civil Service Rule 11.4. Individuals who do not meet this requirement due to physical disability will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Probationary Period The probationary period for this classification is twelve (12) months. Application and Testing Information APPLICATION Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. All applicants must complete and submit an online County of Sacramento employment application online by 5:00 PM on the final filing date of November 1, 2019 . Click here to apply. County of Sacramento Department of Personnel Services Employment Services Division 700 H Street, Room 4667 Sacramento, CA 95814 Phone (916) 874-5593; 7-1-1 California Relay Service Email EmployOffice@Saccounty.net Inter-Office Mail Code: 09-4667 www.SacCountyJobs.net Employment applications and all documentation requested in this announcement must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. Your application should highlight all relevant education, training, and experience, and clearly indicate how you meet the minimum qualifications for the position as of the final filing date. Application information must be current, concise and related to the requirements in this job announcement. You may only apply for this recruitment once. Duplicate and incomplete applications will be disqualified. A resume may be included with your application, however it will not substitute for the information requested on the application. SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE Applicants are required to provide a full and complete response to each supplemental question. The Supplemental Questionnaire is located in the tab marked "Supplemental Questions". Please be descriptive in your response. Note: Responses of "See Resume" or "See Application", or copy and paste of work experience are not qualifying responses and will not be considered. Supplemental Questionnaires must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. The supplemental questions are designed to elicit specific information regarding a candidate's experience, education, and training. Responses should be consistent with the information on your application and are subject to verification. Please provide place of employment, pertinent dates, and concise, descriptive and detailed information for each question. If a job included responsibilities applicable to several questions, separate the different functions of the job to answer all the questions completely. Resumes or referral to the application or other questionnaire responses will not be accepted in lieu of completing each question. If you have no experience, write "no experience" for the appropriate question. For many individuals, it is more efficient to develop responses to the supplemental questions in a word processing document and then paste them into the final document to be submitted. Changes or corrections to your Supplemental Questionnaire cannot be made once your application packet has been submitted. If the Supplemental Questionnaire is used in the Formula Rate exam, failure to complete all of the questions or incomplete responses will result in a lower score. While scoring the Supplemental Questionnaire, the candidate's application and/or attachments will not be reviewed , therefore, a candidate's responses to the questions should be accurate, thorough, detailed, and complete. FORMULA RATE EXAMINATION (Weighted 100%) All candidates meeting the minimum qualifications by the final filing date will have their Supplemental Questionnaire scored in the Formula Rate Examination. This examination will evaluate the relevance, level, recency, progression and quality of candidate's education, training and experience. The candidate's application or other materials will not be included in this examination. Therefore, the candidate's responses to the supplemental questionnaire should be thorough, detailed and complete. The score from the Formula Rate Examination will determine the ranking on the eligible/employment list for this job. All candidates competing in the testing process will receive written notice of their examination results by email. Notices can also be accessed in their governmentjobs.com inbox. Applicants achieving a passing score will be placed on the eligible list in rank order. The rank is determined by the test score attained from the examination. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Click here for Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) For information regarding County jobs: www.saccountyjobs.net Closing Date/Time: 11/1/2019 5:00 PM Pacific
County of Sacramento Sacramento, CA, United States
Oct 17, 2019
Full Time
The Position There is an additional 3.35% Management Differential which is added to the posted salary for this class. Under direction the Deputy Director for Airport Operations and Maintenance plans, organizes, and directs the safety, security, maintenance and operations functions of all County-operated airports. Watch to Explore your career with purpose Examples of Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge of Federal Aviation Agency rules and regulations affecting airport operations Fire protection and crash rescue operations Materials, equipment, and practices employed in construction and maintenance work Basic building and grounds maintenance Basic supply procedures; principles of organization and supervision Principles of selection, supervision, and training of personnel Ability to Plan and supervise the work of others Establish and maintain effective working relationships with staff, other agencies and the public Coordinate diversified maintenance, repair, operations, safety and security activities Prepare comprehensive reports and correspondence Read, write, and speak English at a level necessary for satisfactory job performance Employment Qualifications Minimum Qualifications Three years of management experience involving ground operations of a major airport including such activities as emergency services, security, and maintenance and repair of equipment and facilities supporting ground operations. Note: If the word "experience" is referenced in the minimum qualifications, it means full-time paid experience unless the minimum qualification states that volunteer experience is acceptable. Part-time paid experience may be accumulated and pro-rated to meet the total experience requirements. Probationary Period The probationary period for this classification is six (6) months. Application and Testing Information APPLICATION Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. All applicants must complete and submit an online County of Sacramento employment application online by 5:00 PM on the final filing date of October 31, 2019 . Click here to apply. County of Sacramento Department of Personnel Services Employment Services Division 700 H Street, Room 4667 Sacramento, CA 95814 Phone (916) 874-5593; 7-1-1 California Relay Service Email EmployOffice@Saccounty.net Inter-Office Mail Code: 09-4667 www.SacCountyJobs.net Employment applications and all documentation requested in this announcement must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. Your application should highlight all relevant education, training, and experience, and clearly indicate how you meet the minimum qualifications for the position as of the final filing date. Application information must be current, concise and related to the requirements in this job announcement. You may only apply for this recruitment once. Duplicate and incomplete applications will be disqualified. A resume may be included with your application, however it will not substitute for the information requested on the application. SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE Applicants are required to provide a full and complete response to each supplemental question. The Supplemental Questionnaire is located in the tab marked "Supplemental Questions". Please be descriptive in your response. Note: Responses of "See Resume" or "See Application", or copy and paste of work experience are not qualifying responses and will not be considered. Supplemental Questionnaires must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. The supplemental questions are designed to elicit specific information regarding a candidate's experience, education, and training. Responses should be consistent with the information on your application and are subject to verification. Please provide place of employment, pertinent dates, and concise, descriptive and detailed information for each question. If a job included responsibilities applicable to several questions, separate the different functions of the job to answer all the questions completely. Resumes or referral to the application or other questionnaire responses will not be accepted in lieu of completing each question. If you have no experience, write "no experience" for the appropriate question. For many individuals, it is more efficient to develop responses to the supplemental questions in a word processing document and then paste them into the final document to be submitted. Changes or corrections to your Supplemental Questionnaire cannot be made once your application packet has been submitted. If the Supplemental Questionnaire is used in the Formula Rate exam, failure to complete all of the questions or incomplete responses will result in a lower score. While scoring the Supplemental Questionnaire, the candidate's application and/or attachments will not be reviewed , therefore, a candidate's responses to the questions should be accurate, thorough, detailed, and complete. FORMULA RATE EXAMINATION (Weighted 100%) All candidates meeting the minimum qualifications by the final filing date will have their Supplemental Questionnaire scored in the Formula Rate Examination. This examination will evaluate the relevance, level, recency, progression and quality of candidate's education, training and experience. The candidate's application or other materials will not be included in this examination. Therefore, the candidate's responses to the supplemental questionnaire should be thorough, detailed and complete. The score from the Formula Rate Examination will determine the ranking on the eligible/employment list for this job. All candidates competing in the testing process will receive written notice of their examination results by email. Notices can also be accessed in their governmentjobs.com inbox. Applicants achieving a passing score will be placed on the eligible list in rank order. The rank is determined by the test score attained from the examination. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Click here for Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) For information regarding County jobs: www.saccountyjobs.net Closing Date/Time: 10/31/2019 5:00 PM Pacific
County of Sacramento Sacramento, CA, United States
Oct 17, 2019
Full Time
The Position This is a limited continuous filing exam. The filing cut-offs are at 5:00 pm on: 10/31/19, 11/14/19 (final) Under direction, the Supervising Child Support Officersupervises, assigns, reviews, and participates in the work of staff responsible for a variety of tasks involving case establishment, collections, and distribution of child support within the Department of Child Support Services. Explore your career with purpose Examples of Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge of Principles of supervision and mentoring, including training, performance evaluations, case management, and discipline Techniques of interviewing and investigation to obtain information Methods of automated and archival debt collection Resources available to locate individuals and assets Procedures, rules, laws, and methodologies pertaining to child support services operations Techniques of identifying and presenting evidence in court Preparation and service of legal process and court procedures English grammar, spelling, punctuation, and usage Practical application of computers and peripheral equipment Customer service principles, practices, and techniques . Ability to Select, supervise, train and evaluate assigned staff Plan, coordinate, assign, and evaluate the work of staff Plan and oversee staff training and development Gather, assemble, analyze, and evaluate facts and evidence Obtain personal, financial, and other sensitive information through interviews Evaluate situations and people accurately and adopt effective courses of action Investigate and resolve disciplinary issues and customer complaints Keep accurate notes and records of activities Read and understand legal codes and cases Testify in court in a direct, clear, and concise manner Employment Qualifications Minimum Qualifications Either: 1. One year of full-time paid experience as aleadworker, conducting child support establishment and/or enforcement activities in a county child support office. Or: 2. Two years of full-time, paid experience in a county child support office conducting child support establishment and/or enforcement activities at a level equivalent to the County of Sacramento class of Child Support Officer at the full journey level. Or: 3. Two years of full-time, paid collections work, including skip tracing and interviewing debtors with a company or agency not using a collection agency including one year as a lead worker. Note: If the word "experience" is referenced in the minimum qualifications, it means full-time paid experience unless the minimum qualification states that volunteer experience is acceptable. Part-time paid experience may be accumulated and pro-rated to meet the total experience requirements. General Qualifications Criminal History and Background Checks : The County may access criminal history information on candidates who have accepted a conditional offer of appointment for this class consistent with the provisions of Board of Supervisors Resolution No. 82-602, Personnel Policies and Procedures B-5, and applicable federal and state laws. The County shall not consider for employment any candidate who has been convicted of a felony or misdemeanor that relates to or impacts the candidate's ability to perform the job duties of this class unless it is determined that mitigating circumstances exist. For purposes of accessing criminal history information, the candidate will be fingerprinted. A subsequent arrest notification may be obtained. The County may also conduct a background check on the candidate prior to appointment to a position within this class. The background check may include personal and professional reference checks, credit history checks where authorized by Labor Code section 1024.5, Social Security Number verification, professional license/registration verification, military service information and driving history. Information obtained in the course of this background check will be considered by the appointing authority in the selection process. In obtaining such information, the County will comply with applicable consent and disclosure practices in the Fair Credit Reporting Act and the California Investigative Consumer Reporting Agencies Act. License Requirement: A valid California Driver License, Class C or higher, may be required at the time of appointment. Failure to obtain or maintain the appropriate California Driver License may constitute cause for personnel action in accordance with Civil Service Rules or applicable bargaining agreement. Individuals who do not meet this requirement due to disability will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Special Requirement: Some positions in the class of Supervising Child Support Officer may require the ability to communicate fluently in a language other than English. When required, these special skills may be used in performing such tasks as the following: 1. Interviews and negotiates financial agreements with non-custodial parents to enforce court-ordered support obligations. 2. Locates absent parents, investigates parents' assets and income, and notifies parents of intended legal action. The Civil Service Commission approved the use of selective certification for special skills 6/22/90. Probationary Period The probationary period for this classification is twelve(12) months. Application and Testing Information Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. All applicants must complete and submit an online County of Sacramento employment application by 5:00 PM on the posted cut-off date. Click here to apply. County of Sacramento Department of Personnel Services Employment Services Division 700 H Street, Room 4667 Sacramento, CA 95814 Phone (916) 874-5593; 7-1-1 California Relay Service Email EmployOffice@Saccounty.net Inter-Office Mail Code: 09-4667 www.SacCountyJobs.net Employment applications and all documentation requested in this announcement must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Your application should highlight all relevant education, training, and experience, and clearly indicate how you meet the minimum qualifications for the position as of the cut-off date. Application information must be current, concise and related to the requirements in this job announcement. You may only apply for this recruitment once. Duplicate and incomplete applications will be disqualified. A resume may be included with your application, however it will not substitute for the information requested on the application. SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE Applicants are required to provide a full and complete response to each supplemental question. The Supplemental Questionnaire is located in the tab marked "Supplemental Questions". Please be descriptive in your response. Note: Responses of "See Resume" or "See Application", or copy and paste of work experience are not qualifying responses and will not be considered. Supplemental Questionnaires must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. The supplemental questions are designed to elicit specific information regarding a candidate's experience, education, and training. Responses should be consistent with the information on your application and are subject to verification. Please provide place of employment, pertinent dates, and concise, descriptive and detailed information for each question. If a job included responsibilities applicable to several questions, separate the different functions of the job to answer all the questions completely. Resumes or referral to the application or other questionnaire responses will not be accepted in lieu of completing each question. If you have no experience, write "no experience" for the appropriate question. For many individuals, it is more efficient to develop responses to the supplemental questions in a word processing document and then paste them into the final document to be submitted. Changes or corrections to your Supplemental Questionnaire cannot be made once your application packet has been submitted. If the Supplemental Questionnaire is used in the Formula Rate exam, failure to complete all of the questions or incomplete responses will result in a lower score. While scoring the Supplemental Questionnaire, the candidate's application and/or attachments will not be reviewed , therefore, a candidate's responses to the questions should be accurate, thorough, detailed, and complete. FORMULA RATE EXAMINATION (Weighted 100%) All candidates meeting the minimum qualifications by the cut-off date will have their Supplemental Questionnaire scored in the Formula Rate Examination. This examination will evaluate the relevance, level, recency, progression and quality of candidate's education, training and experience. The candidate's application or other materials will not be included in this examination. Therefore, the candidate's responses to the supplemental questionnaire should be thorough, detailed and complete. The score from the Formula Rate Examination will determine the ranking on the eligible/employment list for this job. All candidates competing in the testing process will receive written notice of their examination results by email. Notices can also be accessed in their governmentjobs.com inbox. Applicants achieving a passing score will be placed on the eligible list in rank order. The rank is determined by the test score attained from the examination. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Click here for Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) For information regarding County jobs: www.saccountyjobs.net Closing Date/Time: 11/14/2019 5:00 PM Pacific
County of Sacramento Sacramento, CA, United States
Oct 15, 2019
Full Time
The Position This is a continuous filing exam. Next filing cut-offs are at 5:00 pm on: 10/29/19, 11/26/19 (final cut-off) The Landfill Equipment Operator operates diesel and gasoline powered heavy mobile equipment at the County landfill disposal facilities. Watch to Explore your career with purpose Examples of Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge of Procedures and policies pertaining to refuse disposal Heavy duty truck and equipment operations Safety rules and regulations pertaining to refuse disposal Ability to Operate heavy duty trucks and related equipment Speak, read, and write English at a level necessary for satisfactory job performance Submit basic written reports when required Maintain good relationships with co-workers and the public Employment Qualifications Minimum Qualifications Either 1. One year of full-time experience in the class of Sanitation Worker in Sacramento County service. Or 2. Two years of full-time experience operatingearthmovingand compaction equipment or heavy trucks that meet or exceed the gross vehicle weight requirements of a Class B license. Note: If the word "experience" is referenced in the minimum qualifications, it means full-time paid experience unless the minimum qualification states that volunteer experience is acceptable. Part-time paid experience may be accumulated and pro-rated to meet the total experience requirements. Special Requirements Minimum Age: Applicants must be 21 years of age prior to date of appointment. License Required: Possession of a valid California Driver's License, Class C or higher, is required for all positions. NOTE: Failure to maintain the required California Driver's License may constitute cause for termination from this class in accordance with Civil Service Rules or applicable bargaining unit agreement. Physical Requirements: Perform heavy manual labor for brief periods of time under all types of climatic conditions, walking on loose uneven material, digging in drainage ditches, or walking on steep slide slopes; Clean tracks and compactor wheels with a large solid steel pry bar which involves bending, extending arms over shoulders while experiencing resistance from packed refuse, dirt, and other debris lodged on equipment; Assist in changing wear teeth and blades which requires bending, stooping, and lifting weights up to 50 pounds; Climb on ladders which have a maximum weight capacity of 300 pounds; Climb on and off equipment with heights of 14 feet; Work around dust, dirt, refuse, and noise. Probationary Period The probationary period for this classification is six (6) months. Application and Testing Information APPLICATION Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. All applicants must complete and submit an online County of Sacramento employment application by 5:00 PM on the posted cut-off date. Click here to apply. County of Sacramento Department of Personnel Services Employment Services Division 700 H Street, Room 4667 Sacramento, CA 95814 Phone (916) 874-5593; 7-1-1 California Relay Service Email EmployOffice@Saccounty.net Inter-Office Mail Code: 09-4667 www.SacCountyJobs.net Employment applications and all documentation requested in this announcement must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Your application should highlight all relevant education, training, and experience, and clearly indicate how you meet the minimum qualifications for the position as of the cut-off date. Application information must be current, concise and related to the requirements in this job announcement. You may only apply for this recruitment once. Duplicate and incomplete applications will be disqualified. A resume may be included with your application, however it will not substitute for the information requested on the application. SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE Applicants are required to provide a full and complete response to each supplemental question. The Supplemental Questionnaire is located in the tab marked "Supplemental Questions". Please be descriptive in your response. Note: Responses of "See Resume" or "See Application", or copy and paste of work experience are not qualifying responses and will not be considered. Supplemental Questionnaires must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. The supplemental questions are designed to elicit specific information regarding a candidate's experience, education, and training. Responses should be consistent with the information on your application and are subject to verification. Please provide place of employment, pertinent dates, and concise, descriptive and detailed information for each question. If a job included responsibilities applicable to several questions, separate the different functions of the job to answer all the questions completely. Resumes or referral to the application or other questionnaire responses will not be accepted in lieu of completing each question. If you have no experience, write "no experience" for the appropriate question. For many individuals, it is more efficient to develop responses to the supplemental questions in a word processing document and then paste them into the final document to be submitted. Changes or corrections to your Supplemental Questionnaire cannot be made once your application packet has been submitted. If the Supplemental Questionnaire is used in the Formula Rate exam, failure to complete all of the questions or incomplete responses will result in a lower score. While scoring the Supplemental Questionnaire, the candidate's application and/or attachments will not be reviewed , therefore, a candidate's responses to the questions should be accurate, thorough, detailed, and complete. FORMULA RATE EXAMINATION (Weighted 100%) All candidates meeting the minimum qualifications by the cut-off date will have their Supplemental Questionnaire scored in the Formula Rate Examination. This examination will evaluate the relevance, level, recency, progression and quality of candidate's education, training and experience. The candidate's application or other materials will not be included in this examination. Therefore, the candidate's responses to the supplemental questionnaire should be thorough, detailed and complete. The score from the Formula Rate Examination will determine the ranking on the eligible/employment list for this job. All candidates competing in the testing process will receive written notice of their examination results by email. Notices can also be accessed in their governmentjobs.com inbox. Applicants achieving a passing score will be placed on the eligible list in rank order. The rank is determined by the test score attained from the examination. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Click here for Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) For information regarding County jobs: www.saccountyjobs.net Closing Date/Time: 11/26/2019 5:00 PM Pacific
County of Sacramento Sacramento, CA, United States
Oct 15, 2019
Full Time
The Position There is an additional 3.35% Management Differential which is added to the posted salary for this class. This is a continuous filing exam. Next filing cut-offs are at 5:00 pm on: 10/29/2019 and (Final cut-off 11/12/2019) Under general direction, plans, organizes, coordinates, and directs the activities and operations of one or more vehicle/equipment fleets. Examples of Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge Of : Principles and practices of management and organizational theory, including planning, organizational design, business finance, budget development and management; research methods; report writing techniques; statistical concepts and methods, business development, project management, and organizational effectiveness Principles and practices of supervision, discipline, leadership, mentoring, and training Applicable federal, state, and local laws, codes, and regulations including but not limited to The California Vehicle Code, California Title 13, and Federal Regulations pertaining to motor vehicle maintenance and refueling facilities Operation of a fleet services facility; operational characteristics, services, and activities of assigned programs and functions The procedures, practices, materials, parts, equipment, and tools used to service, maintain, and repair gasoline, diesel, and alternatively powered automobiles and light trucks; heavy duty trucks; heavy equipment; highway construction and maintenance equipment, and related mechanical equipment The procedures and methods used in preparing technical specifications for procuring equipment The procedures used in requisitioning parts and contract services Maintaining a parts room; inventory control Office procedures, methods, and equipment including computers and applicable software applications such as word processing, spreadsheets, databases, and other specialized applications related to area of assignment English usage, spelling, grammar, and punctuation Ability To: Analyze situations accurately and independently and adopt an effective course of action Work independently, prioritize work, coordinate activities and meet critical deadlines Assist in determining personnel and equipment requirements Plan, manage, and complete complex work assignments; plan, schedule and direct the work of a large multi-shift, multi-located staff Select, supervise, train, and evaluate staff; investigate and resolve disciplinary issues Develop, monitor and interpret budgets and other financial documents Interpret and summarize a variety of data and information Interpret and apply applicable federal, state, and local laws, codes, and regulations Interpret and apply heavy equipment and/or vehicle specifications Maintain inventory controls Develop and maintain cooperative, effective working relationships with others Apply customer service skills, including the identification of customer needs and follow up to ensure customer commitments have been met Communicate clearly and concisely, both verbally and in writing Influence and persuade others Exercise discretion and maintain confidentiality of information Employment Qualifications Minimum Qualifications Two years of full-time paid experience managing or supervising a facility which repairs, services and maintains a variety of gasoline, diesel, and alternatively powered automobiles and light trucks; heavy duty trucks; heavy equipment; or construction and maintenance equipment. Completion of coursework from an accredited college or university, or certificate program in business or public administration; fleet management; automotive or mechanical engineering; or other closely related area of engineering; or a closely related field may substitute for a maximum of one year of the required experience on the basis of 3.0 semester units (4.5 quarter units) = one month of work experience. Note: If the word "experience" is referenced in the minimum qualifications, it means full-time paid experience unless the minimum qualification states that volunteer experience is acceptable. Part-time paid experience may be accumulated and pro-rated to meet the total experience requirements. Note: If the minimum qualifications include an educational or certificate/license requirement, applicants must submit proof of requirements with the application. Failure to submit proof of requirements may result in disqualification from the examination. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable. For guidelines on submitting acceptable proof of educational requirements, please click here or speak to someone in our office before the cut-off date listed in this notice. Criminal History and Background Checks : The County may access criminal history information on candidates who have accepted a conditional offer of appointment for this class consistent with the provisions of Board of Supervisors Resolution No. 82-602, Personnel Policies and Procedures B-5, and applicable federal and state laws. The County shall not consider for employment any candidate who has been convicted of a felony or misdemeanor that relates to or impacts the candidate's ability to perform the job duties of this class unless it is determined that mitigating circumstances exist. For purposes of accessing criminal history information, the candidate will be fingerprinted. A subsequent arrest notification may be obtained. The County may also conduct a background check on the candidate prior to appointment to a position within this class. The background check may include personal and professional reference checks, credit history checks where authorized by Labor Code section 1024.5, Social Security Number verification, professional license/registration verification, military service information and driving history. Information obtained in the course of this background check will be considered by the appointing authority in the selection process. In obtaining such information,the County will comply with applicable consent and disclosure practices in the Fair Credit Reporting Act and the California Investigative Consumer Reporting Agencies Act. License Requirement : A valid California Driver License, Class C or higher, is required at the time of appointment. Failure to obtain or maintain the appropriate California Driver License may constitute cause for personnel action in accordance with Civil Service Rules or the applicable bargaining agreement. Individuals who do not meet this requirement due to a physical disability will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Physical Requirements : Positions in this class may require the incumbent to be able to: Have sufficient sense of smell, vision, touch, and hearing to observe facilities. Sit for periods of up to one hour while driving to and from work sites. Bend, stoop, squat, kneel, crouch, and reach above the shoulder. Walk on uneven surfaces; walk up and down stairs. Climb ladders to access large pieces of equipment. Wear approved personal protective equipment as required. Individuals who do not meet these requirements due to disability will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Working Conditions : While most work will be in an office setting or in a vehicle, positions in this class may require the incumbent to be able to: Work outside in all types of climatic conditions including inclement, very hot and/or cold weather as necessary. Work around dust, dirt, noise, contaminated and non-contaminated water, chemicals, machinery and equipment with moving parts, moving repair and maintenance vehicles, traffic, fumes, and/or odors. Travel within and outside of the Sacramento area including out of state. Be exposed to a typical automotive/heavy equipment repair environment and parking facilities which includes but is not limited to automobile and diesel exhaust, fumes, chemicals, hazardous waste, solvents, asbestos, acids and caustics, flammable materials, and welding torches as necessary. Work Schedule : Although work hours will generally be during regular business hours, some locations operate 24 hours a day, 7 days week, 365 days a year. All employees in this class are subject to working night shifts, weekends, and holidays, working in excess of 40 hours a week and working irregular hours, particularly during emergencies or during other peak workload periods. Individuals who do not meet these requirements due to disability will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Probationary Period: Twelve (12) months Application and Testing Information APPLICATION Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. All applicants must complete and submit an online County of Sacramento employment application by 5:00 PM on the posted cut-off date. Click here to apply. County of Sacramento Department of Personnel Services Employment Services Division 700 H Street, Room 4667 Sacramento, CA 95814 Phone (916) 874-5593; 7-1-1 California Relay Service Email EmployOffice@Saccounty.net Inter-Office Mail Code: 09-4667 www.SacCountyJobs.net Employment applications and all documentation requested in this announcement must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Your application should highlight all relevant education, training, and experience, and clearly indicate how you meet the minimum qualifications for the position as of the cut-off date. Application information must be current, concise and related to the requirements in this job announcement. You may only apply for this recruitment once. Duplicate and incomplete applications will be disqualified. A resume may be included with your application, however it will not substitute for the information requested on the application. SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE Applicants are required to provide a full and complete response to each supplemental question. The Supplemental Questionnaire is located in the tab marked "Supplemental Questions". Please be descriptive in your response. Note: Responses of "See Resume" or "See Application", or copy and paste of work experience are not qualifying responses and will not be considered. Supplemental Questionnaires must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. The supplemental questions are designed to elicit specific information regarding a candidate's experience, education, and training. Responses should be consistent with the information on your application and are subject to verification. Please provide place of employment, pertinent dates, and concise, descriptive and detailed information for each question. If a job included responsibilities applicable to several questions, separate the different functions of the job to answer all the questions completely. Resumes or referral to the application or other questionnaire responses will not be accepted in lieu of completing each question. If you have no experience, write "no experience" for the appropriate question. For many individuals, it is more efficient to develop responses to the supplemental questions in a word processing document and then paste them into the final document to be submitted. Changes or corrections to your Supplemental Questionnaire cannot be made once your application packet has been submitted. If the Supplemental Questionnaire is used in the Formula Rate exam, failure to complete all of the questions or incomplete responses will result in a lower score. While scoring the Supplemental Questionnaire, the candidate's application and/or attachments will not be reviewed , therefore, a candidate's responses to the questions should be accurate, thorough, detailed, and complete. FORMULA RATE EXAMINATION (Weighted 100%) All candidates meeting the minimum qualifications by the cut-off date will have their Supplemental Questionnaire scored in the Formula Rate Examination. This examination will evaluate the relevance, level, recency, progression and quality of candidate's education, training and experience. The candidate's application or other materials will not be included in this examination. Therefore, the candidate's responses to the supplemental questionnaire should be thorough, detailed and complete. The score from the Formula Rate Examination will determine the ranking on the eligible/employment list for this job. All candidates competing in the testing process will receive written notice of their examination results by email. Notices can also be accessed in their governmentjobs.com inbox. Applicants achieving a passing score will be placed on the eligible list in rank order. The rank is determined by the test score attained from the examination. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Click here for Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) For information regarding County jobs: www.saccountyjobs.net Closing Date/Time: 11/12/2019 5:00 PM Pacific
County of Sacramento Sacramento, CA, United States
Oct 15, 2019
Full Time
The Position This is a limited continuous filing exam. Next filing cut-offs are at 5:00 pm on: 10/29/19, 11/25/19 (final) LevelI - $3,838.44 - $4,666.67/month LevelII - $4,221.25 - $5,129.52/month Under general supervision, Deputy Clerk, Board of Supervisors perform specialized clerical duties in the Office of the Clerk of the Board in support of the Board of Supervisors, Planning Commission, Assessment Appeals Board and the County. The Deputy Clerk, Board of Supervisors (Level I/II) is a single class with two salary levels. Positions in this class are flexibly staffed and the level at which appointments are made is at the discretion of the appointing authority. Watch to Explore your career with purpose Examples of Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge of Standard business forms including business letters, agendas and public notices Operation of modern office equipment Methods and procedures of standard filing systems Techniques of effectively communicating information and instructions to persons at all levels of County government, public and private agencies, the media and the general public English usage, spelling, grammar, and punctuation Basic financial calculations Basic structure and functions of County government Ability To Learn specialized clerical work involving scheduling of agenda items, preparation of agenda material, and follow-up of Board actions Research, understand and apply written and oral rules, procedures and instructions relating to Board of Supervisors Compose meeting minutes and summaries that accurately reflect Board actions and intent Learn to transcribe recordings of meetings as true and exact copies Organize work, and maintain work calendars and schedules, to meet deadlines for preparation and printing of agendas, public notices, legal notices and other material Respond effectively to inquiries and complaints Maintain accurate records and record-keeping systems Communicate clearly and concisely verbally and in writing Develop and maintain cooperative, effective working relationships with others Operate modern office equipment Employment Qualifications Minimum Qualifications One year of full-time, paid clerical experience involving contact with the public explaining rules, regulations and procedures, and resolving complaints. This experience must have included creating agendas for and scheduling of meetings or preparing or processing legal documents. Note: If the word "experience" is referenced in the minimum qualifications, it means full-time paid experience unless the minimum qualification states that volunteer experience is acceptable. Part-time paid experience may be accumulated and pro-rated to meet the total experience requirements. General Qualifications Special Requirement Applicable to Some Positions: Some positions in this class may be required to obtain and maintain a State commission as a notary public; failure to obtain and maintain such commission when required is cause for personnel action in accordance with Civil Service Rules or applicable bargaining agreement. Individuals that do not meet this requirement due to disability will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Criminal History and Background Checks: The County may access criminal history information on candidates who have accepted a conditional offer of appointment for this class consistent with the provisions of Board of Supervisors Resolution No. 82-602, Personnel Policies and Procedures B-5, and applicable federal and state laws. The County shall not consider for employment any candidate who has been convicted of a felony or misdemeanor that relates to or impacts the candidate's ability to perform the job duties of this class unless it is determined that mitigating circumstances exist. For purposes of accessing criminal history information, the candidate will be fingerprinted. A subsequent arrest notification may be obtained. The County may also conduct a background check on the candidate prior to appointment to a position within this class. The background check may include personal and professional reference checks, credit history checks where authorized by Labor Code section 1024.5, Social Security Number verification, professional license/registration verification, military service information and driving history. Information obtained in the course of this background check will be considered by the appointing authority in the selection process. In obtaining such information, the County will comply with applicable consent and disclosure practices in the Fair Credit Reporting Act and the California Investigative Consumer Reporting Agencies Act. License Requirement: A valid California Driver License, Class C or higher, is required at the time of appointment. Failure to obtain or maintain the appropriate California Driver License may constitute cause for personnel action in accordance with Civil Service Rules or applicable bargaining agreement. Individuals who do not meet this requirement due to disability will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Working Conditions: Some positions in this class require the incumbent to periodically work evenings and overtime, or clerk regularly scheduled night meetings. Probationary Period The probationary period for this classification is six (6) months. Application and Testing Information APPLICATION Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. All applicants must complete and submit an online County of Sacramento employment application by 5:00 PM on the posted cut-off date. Click here to apply. County of Sacramento Department of Personnel Services Employment Services Division 700 H Street, Room 4667 Sacramento, CA 95814 Phone (916) 874-5593; 7-1-1 California Relay Service Email EmployOffice@Saccounty.net Inter-Office Mail Code: 09-4667 www.SacCountyJobs.net Employment applications and all documentation requested in this announcement must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Your application should highlight all relevant education, training, and experience, and clearly indicate how you meet the minimum qualifications for the position as of the cut-off date. Application information must be current, concise and related to the requirements in this job announcement. You may only apply for this recruitment once. Duplicate and incomplete applications will be disqualified. A resume may be included with your application, however it will not substitute for the information requested on the application. SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE Applicants are required to provide a full and complete response to each supplemental question. The Supplemental Questionnaire is located in the tab marked "Supplemental Questions". Please be descriptive in your response. Note: Responses of "See Resume" or "See Application", or copy and paste of work experience are not qualifying responses and will not be considered. Supplemental Questionnaires must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. The supplemental questions are designed to elicit specific information regarding a candidate's experience, education, and training. Responses should be consistent with the information on your application and are subject to verification. Please provide place of employment, pertinent dates, and concise, descriptive and detailed information for each question. If a job included responsibilities applicable to several questions, separate the different functions of the job to answer all the questions completely. Resumes or referral to the application or other questionnaire responses will not be accepted in lieu of completing each question. If you have no experience, write "no experience" for the appropriate question. For many individuals, it is more efficient to develop responses to the supplemental questions in a word processing document and then paste them into the final document to be submitted. Changes or corrections to your Supplemental Questionnaire cannot be made once your application packet has been submitted. If the Supplemental Questionnaire is used in the Formula Rate exam, failure to complete all of the questions or incomplete responses will result in a lower score. While scoring the Supplemental Questionnaire, the candidate's application and/or attachments will not be reviewed , therefore, a candidate's responses to the questions should be accurate, thorough, detailed, and complete. FORMULA RATE EXAMINATION (Weighted 100%) All candidates meeting the minimum qualifications by the cut-off date will have their Supplemental Questionnaire scored in the Formula Rate Examination. This examination will evaluate the relevance, level, recency, progression and quality of candidate's education, training and experience. The candidate's application or other materials will not be included in this examination. Therefore, the candidate's responses to the supplemental questionnaire should be thorough, detailed and complete. The score from the Formula Rate Examination will determine the ranking on the eligible/employment list for this job. All candidates competing in the testing process will receive written notice of their examination results by email. Notices can also be accessed in their governmentjobs.com inbox. Applicants achieving a passing score will be placed on the eligible list in rank order. The rank is determined by the test score attained from the examination. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Click here for Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) For information regarding County jobs: www.saccountyjobs.net Closing Date/Time: 11/25/2019 5:00 PM Pacific
County of Sacramento Sacramento, CA, United States
Oct 11, 2019
Full Time
The Position There is an additional 3.35% Management Differential which is added to the posted salary for this class. Under general direction, the Chief Appraiser plans, organizes and directs the operation of a division responsible for audit, appraisal or assessment systems and standards functions within the County Assessor's Office. Watch to Explore your career with purpose Examples of Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge of Principles, terminology, methods and procedures of real or personal property audit and/or appraisal for tax assessment purposes Techniques used in the audit and appraisal of all types of property subject to tax assessment purposes State of California property tax law and related local ordinances and regulations Assessment practices and standards Principles and methods of organization administration, management, supervision and training Budget preparation Team dynamics and team building Principles and practices of leadership and mentoring Human resources development General accounting and auditing principles and procedures Economic principle of market value Organization, procedures, duties and responsibilities of a County Assessor's Office Statistical analysis Mass assessment tools and techniques Information technology used in property tax assessment Ability to Plan, coordinate, evaluate and direct the work of professional staff Plan and/or conduct training of staff Develop effective audit and appraisal programs and procedures Supervise, train, coach, evaluate and discipline staff Prepare concise reports and correspondence Communicate orally and in writing Solve problems by conducting systematic analysis and implementing effective solutions Evaluate long-term program needs and implement solutions Coordinate programs with other divisions, departments and other governmental agencies Coordinate customer needs with vendor services Develop and support computer applications Understand and apply complex information technology issues to property tax assessment operations Make inferences from complex statistical data Manage projects Establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, the general public, the Board of Supervisors, the media, other County departments, representatives from other counties, and the State of California Employment Qualifications Minimum Qualifications Permanent certification as an Appraiser by the California State Board of Equalization or certified as a General Real Estate Appraiser by the California State Office of Real Estate. AND Either: 1. Two years experience performing the duties of a Supervising Real Property Appraiser or Supervising Auditor-Appraiser in Sacramento County service. Or: 2. Two years of experience, within the last ten years, supervising staff performing audit or appraisal work that includes the valuation of large commercial and industrial, nonhomogenous agricultural, transitional or unique and specialized properties. Or: 3. Three years of experience, within the last ten years, performing the duties of a Senior Auditor-Appraiser or a Senior Real Property Appraiser in Sacramento County service, or equivalent service in another California County Assessor's Office or the State Board of Equalization, as described in the definition and examples of duties for that class. Or: 4. Three years of experience, within the last ten years, performing the duties of Chief Technical and Assessment Services or Senior Information Technology Analyst in Sacramento County service. Note: If the word "experience" is referenced in the minimum qualifications, it means full-time paid experience unless the minimum qualification states that volunteer experience is acceptable. Part-time paid experience may be accumulated and pro-rated to meet the total experience requirements. Note: If the minimum qualifications include an educational or certificate/license requirement, applicants must submit proof of requirements with the application. Failure to submit proof of requirements may result in disqualification from the examination. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable. For guidelines on submitting acceptable proof of educational requirements, please click here or speak to someone in our office before the cut-off date listed in this notice. General Qualifications License Required: Possession of, or eligibility for either temporary or permanent certification as an appraiser or auditor-appraiser by the California State Board of Equalization is required at the time of appointment. The employee must acquire permanent certification as an appraiser or auditor-appraiser by the California State Board of Equalization within one year from the date of appointment or be removed from employment in this class. Failure to maintain the appropriate valid certification constitutes cause for suspension or termination from the class in accordance with Civil Service Commission Rules. Probationary Period The probationary period for this classification is twelve (12) months. Application and Testing Information APPLICATION Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. All applicants must complete and submit an online County of Sacramento employment application by 5:00 PM on the final filing date of October 28, 2019 . Click here to apply. County of Sacramento Department of Personnel Services Employment Services Division 700 H Street, Room 4667 Sacramento, CA 95814 Phone 916-874-5593; 7-1-1 California Relay Service Email EmployOffice@Saccounty.net Inter-Office Mail Code: 09-4667 www.SacCountyJobs.net Employment applications and all documentation requested in this announcement must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date. Your application should highlight all relevant education, training, and experience, and clearly indicate how you meet the minimum qualifications for the position as of the final filing date. Application information must be current, concise and related to the requirements in this job announcement. You may only apply for this recruitment once. Duplicate and incomplete applications will be disqualified. A resume may be included with your application, however it will not substitute for the information requested on the application. ORAL PANEL INTERVIEW EXAM (Weighted 80%); WRITING EXERCISE (Weighted 20%) All candidates meeting the minimum qualifications by the final filing date will be invited to the oral examination. This examination may test for, but is not limited to, the essential knowledge and abilities listed in this job announcement.The oral panel interview examination will also include a writing exercise. Qualified applicants will be notified by email of the exact date, time, and location of the examination, which is tentatively scheduled for the week of December 2, 2019. Notices can also be accessed in their governmentjobs.com inbox. If applicants have not received written notice by email at least two (2) working days prior to the tentative test date, they should contact the County of Sacramento Employment Services Division at (916) 874-5593. For more information on testing dates and/or accommodation requests please contact the Employment Services Division by the final filing date. To be successful, candidates must obtain a rating of at least 70%. This may be an adjusted score or an arithmetic 70% of the total possible score as determined by the Director. All candidates competing in the testing process will receive written notice of their examination results by email. Notices can also be accessed in their governmentjobs.com inbox. Applicants achieving a passing score will be placed on the eligible list in rank order. The rank is determined by the test score attained from the examination. TheOralPanel Interview Exam will test thefollowing dimensions: Project Management Interpersonal Skills Supervision Communication The Writing Exercise will test the following dimensions: Written/Effective Communication Technical FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Click here for Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) For information regarding County jobs: www.saccountyjobs.net FOR APPLICANTS WITH DISABILITIES ONLY Applicants with disabilities requesting an applicable ADA testing accommodation must complete a Reasonable Accommodation Request Form filled out and signed by the applicant and their doctor. This form must be submitted to the Disability Compliance Office by the final filing date as listed in this job announcement. Download the Reasonable Accommodation Request Form by clicking here or contact by mail or in person the Sacramento County Employment Services Division or Disability Compliance Office. Failure to submit this request by the final filing date may result in the County being unable to provide the requested accommodation in a timely manner for this administration of the examination. Sacramento County Disability Compliance Office 700 H Street, Room 5720 Sacramento, CA 95814 Closing Date/Time: 10/28/2019 5:00 PM Pacific
County of Sacramento Sacramento, CA, United States
Oct 10, 2019
Full Time
The Position This is a limited continuous filing exam. Next filing cut-offs are at 5:00 pm on: 10/24/19, 11/07/19 (final) Salary Information: Deputy Coroner Level I: $4,964.22 to $6,335.33 monthly Deputy Coroner Level II: $5,449.67 to $6,954.78 monthly Under general supervision, the Deputy Coroner I/II conducts investigations to determine the jurisdiction, circumstances, manner and cause of deaths which occur within the jurisdiction of the Sacramento County's Coroner's Office. Watch to Explore your career with purpose Examples of Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge of Applicable federal, state, and local laws, codes, and regulations Principles, methods and techniques of investigation and interviewing with emphasis on investigation of deaths to determine cause and manner Techniques and sources for identifying and locating persons Rules of evidence and standard techniques for gathering and preserving evidence Basic anatomy and medical terminology Office procedures, methods, and equipment including computers and applicable software applications such as word processing, spreadsheets and databases Medical and laboratory procedures related to death investigation English usage, spelling, grammar, and punctuation Ability to Understand and follow oral instructions and Coroner's Office procedures and laws Accurately observe and record information relating to deaths Deal tactfully and effectively with the public and other governmental agencies in situations that are highly stressful Establish and maintain cooperative and effective working relationships with department personnel, law enforcement agencies, other coroner's offices, medical offices, the media, and others Interpret laws and regulations Write clear and concise reports, field notes, and correspondence and maintain accurate records using modern office equipment Analyze and interpret medical and other technical reports relating to investigations and assess them for completeness and accuracy Learn the use and care of small firearms Employment Qualifications Minimum Qualifications Successful completion of 60 semester (90 quarter) units from an accredited college or university with at least 9 semester (13 quarter) units of coursework in criminal justice, life science, health science, or other closely related field. Desirable Qualifications:A Bachelor's Degree in criminal justice, life science, health science or other closely related field from an accredited college or university is desirable, but not required. Note: If the minimum qualifications include an educational or certificate/license requirement, applicants must submit proof of requirements with the application. Failure to submit proof of requirements may result in disqualification from the examination. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable. For guidelines on submitting acceptable proof of educational requirements, please click here or speak to someone in our office before the cut-off date listed in this notice. General Qualifications Criminal History and Background Checks :The County may access criminal history information on candidates who have accepted a conditional offer of appointment for this class consistent with the provisions of Board of Supervisors Resolution No. 82-602, Personnel Policies and Procedures B-5, and applicable federal and state laws. The County shall not consider for employment any candidate who has been convicted of a felony or misdemeanor that relates to or impacts the candidate's ability to perform the job duties of this class unless it is determined that mitigating circumstances exist. For purposes of accessing criminal history information, the candidate will be fingerprinted. A subsequent arrest notification may be obtained. The County may also conduct a background check on the candidate prior to appointment to a position within this class. The background check may include personal and professional reference checks, credit historychecks, Social Security Number verification, professional license/registration verification, military service information and driving history. Information obtained in the course of this background check will be considered by the appointing authority in the selection process. In obtaining such information, the County will comply with applicable consent and disclosure practices in the Fair Credit Reporting Act and the California Investigative Consumer Reporting Agencies Act. Compliance with California Government Code :Each employee of this class shall meet the minimum standards pursuant to California Government Code, Section 1031, as may be amended from time to time. Be a citizen of the United States or a permanent resident alien who is eligible for and has applied for citizenship. Any permanent resident alien shall be disqualified from holding a position if his or her application for citizenship is denied. Be at least 18 years of age. Be fingerprinted for purposes of search of local, state, and national fingerprint files to disclose any criminal record. In addition, a classifiable set of fingerprints shall be furnished to the Department of Justice and to the Federal Bureau of Investigations. Be found to be free from any physical, emotional, or mental condition which might adversely affect the exercise of the powers of a peace officer. For purposes of this section, a medical examination, including psychological screening, shall be required prior to appointment. License Requirement :Some positions may require possession of a valid California Driver License, Class C or higher, prior to appointment to this class. Failure to maintain a valid license may constitute cause for personnel action in accordance with Civil Service Rules and/or the applicable bargaining agreement. Individuals who do not meet this requirement due to disability will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Certificate Requirement : Deputy Coroner Level I: Successful completion of a Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) certified PC 832 Arrest and Firearms course and a POST certified Coroner's Death Investigation Course must be successfully completed within one year of appointment. Deputy Coroner Level II: Successful completion of a Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) certified PC 832 Arrest and Firearms course is required at the time of appointment. A POST certified Coroner's Death Investigation Course must be successfully completed within one year of appointment. Physical Requirements :Positions in this class require the incumbent to be able to: Lift and move bodies weighing up to 150 pounds with assistance Assist with carrying dead bodies up and down stairs and steep levees, and in confined areas Individuals who do not meet these requirements due to disability will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Working Conditions :Positions in this class require the incumbent to be able to: Handle death in a mature and respectful manner Tolerate unpleasant aspects associated with traumatic death, bodies of deceased persons in various stages of decomposition, odors and larva Travel when necessary to conduct business Make tactful and empathetic death notifications Work in all weather conditions Work on-call as necessary including nights, weekends and holidays Probationary Period The probationary period for this classification is twelve (12) months. Application and Testing Information APPLICATION Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. All applicants must complete and submit an online County of Sacramento employment application by 5:00 PM on the posted cut-off date. Click here to apply. County of Sacramento Department of Personnel Services Employment Services Division 700 H Street, Room 4667 Sacramento, CA 95814 Phone (916) 874-5593; 7-1-1 California Relay Service Email EmployOffice@Saccounty.net Inter-Office Mail Code: 09-4667 www.SacCountyJobs.net Employment applications and all documentation requested in this announcement must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Your application should highlight all relevant education, training, and experience, and clearly indicate how you meet the minimum qualifications for the position as of the cut-off date. Application information must be current, concise and related to the requirements in this job announcement. You may only apply for this recruitment once. Duplicate and incomplete applications will be disqualified. A resume may be included with your application, however it will not substitute for the information requested on the application. SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE Applicants are required to provide a full and complete response to each supplemental question. The Supplemental Questionnaire is located in the tab marked "Supplemental Questions". Please be descriptive in your response. Note: Responses of "See Resume" or "See Application", or copy and paste of work experience are not qualifying responses and will not be considered. Supplemental Questionnaires must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. The supplemental questions are designed to elicit specific information regarding a candidate's experience, education, and training. Responses should be consistent with the information on your application and are subject to verification. Please provide place of employment, pertinent dates, and concise, descriptive and detailed information for each question. If a job included responsibilities applicable to several questions, separate the different functions of the job to answer all the questions completely. Resumes or referral to the application or other questionnaire responses will not be accepted in lieu of completing each question. If you have no experience, write "no experience" for the appropriate question. For many individuals, it is more efficient to develop responses to the supplemental questions in a word processing document and then paste them into the final document to be submitted. Changes or corrections to your Supplemental Questionnaire cannot be made once your application packet has been submitted. If the Supplemental Questionnaire is used in the Formula Rate exam, failure to complete all of the questions or incomplete responses will result in a lower score. While scoring the Supplemental Questionnaire, the candidate's application and/or attachments will not be reviewed , therefore, a candidate's responses to the questions should be accurate, thorough, detailed, and complete. FORMULA RATE EXAMINATION (Weighted 100%) All candidates meeting the minimum qualifications by the cut-off date will have their Supplemental Questionnaire scored in the Formula Rate Examination. This examination will evaluate the relevance, level, recency, progression and quality of candidate's education, training and experience. The candidate's application or other materials will not be included in this examination. Therefore, the candidate's responses to the supplemental questionnaire should be thorough, detailed and complete. The score from the Formula Rate Examination will determine the ranking on the eligible/employment list for this job. All candidates competing in the testing process will receive written notice of their examination results by email. Notices can also be accessed in their governmentjobs.com inbox. Applicants achieving a passing score will be placed on the eligible list in rank order. The rank is determined by the test score attained from the examination. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Click here for Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) For information regarding County jobs: www.saccountyjobs.net Closing Date/Time: 11/7/2019 5:00 PM Pacific
County of Sacramento Sacramento, CA, United States
Oct 08, 2019
Full Time
The Position This is a continuous filing exam. Next filing cut-offs are at 5:00 pm on: 10/22/19, 11/19/19 (final cut-off) The Park Maintenance Supervisor is the first supervisory level responsible to a section head for supervising the operation and maintenance functions at parks, grounds, and/or recreation facilities, as well as assisting the section head with planning and coordinating operation and maintenance services for the facilities managed. Watch to Explore your career with purpose Examples of Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge of Principles and techniques of park operations and grounds maintenance The principles and techniques of supervision and training Principles and techniques of public relations Methods, materials, tools and equipment used in construction, maintenance and repair of park facilities Maintenance, use, and care of park equipment Irrigation systems and landscaped areas Methods of planning and scheduling time, labor, and materials Planning and development of park areas Gardening and horticulture work including planting, pruning, cultivating, watering, and natural resources conservation Budgeting processes and procedures Safety principles and practices Ability to Plan, direct and supervise the activities of park and grounds maintenance and operations staff Supervise the maintenance and repair of recreation facilities and equipment Evaluate facilities for adequacy of maintenance and to suggest improvement in maintenance practices and procedures Organize and implement in-service training programs Analyze operating procedures and recommend improved programs for administering the maintenance and operations program of assigned facilities Recommend the selection and purchase of materials and equipment Assist with preparation of specifications for bids Assist with evaluation of services performed and costs for services, equipment, and supplies obtained through outside contractors Read and interpret plans and drawings Establish and maintain effective working relationships with the public and fellow employees Write clear concise reports Read, speak, and write English at a level necessary for satisfactory job performance Employment Qualifications Minimum Qualifications 1. Two years of full-time experience performing the duties of a Senior Park Maintenance Worker, or Park Ranger Supervisor [formerly Park Ranger II (Limited Peace Officer) or Park Ranger II], or Park Ranger [formerly Park Ranger I (Limited Peace Officer) or Park Ranger I] in Sacramento County service. Or 2. Two years of full-time paid experience supervising a staff of subordinates performing general grounds maintenance and repair work in a park or recreation resources agency. Note: The word "experience" referenced in the minimum qualifications means full-time paid experience unless the job announcement states that volunteer experience is acceptable. Part-time paid experience may be accumulated and pro-rated to meet the total experience requirements. Special Requirements Minimum Age Requirement: Applicants must be eighteen years of age prior to appointment because of the hazards of the job, as defined by the Fair Labor Standards Act. Driver's License: This classification requires possession of or ability to obtain a valid California Driver License, Class 3 (now Class C) or higher, before date of appointment. Ability to obtain a Class 1 (now Class A) or Class 2 (now Class B) California Drivers License may be required of some jobs. Certificates Required: All persons appointed to positions in the class of Park Maintenance Supervisor must possess or obtain, within one year of the date of appointment, a State of California Qualified Applicator Certificate (formerly the State of California Commercial Applicator Certificate). Failure to obtain and/or maintain such certificate may be cause for disciplinary action in accordance with Civil Service Rules. Working Conditions: Incumbents in this classification must be willing to work on weekends, evenings and holidays, to work outdoors in all kinds of weather, and to work at various locations throughout the County. Probationary Period The probationary period for this classification is six (6) months. Application and Testing Information APPLICATION Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. All applicants must complete and submit an online County of Sacramento employment application by 5:00 PM on the posted cut-off date. Click here to apply. County of Sacramento Department of Personnel Services Employment Services Division 700 H Street, Room 4667 Sacramento, CA 95814 Phone (916) 874-5593; 7-1-1 California Relay Service Email EmployOffice@Saccounty.net Inter-Office Mail Code: 09-4667 www.SacCountyJobs.net Employment applications and all documentation requested in this announcement must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Your application should highlight all relevant education, training, and experience, and clearly indicate how you meet the minimum qualifications for the position as of the cut-off date. Application information must be current, concise and related to the requirements in this job announcement. You may only apply for this recruitment once. Duplicate and incomplete applications will be disqualified. A resume may be included with your application, however it will not substitute for the information requested on the application. SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE Applicants are required to provide a full and complete response to each supplemental question. The Supplemental Questionnaire is located in the tab marked "Supplemental Questions". Please be descriptive in your response. Note: Responses of "See Resume" or "See Application", or copy and paste of work experience are not qualifying responses and will not be considered. Supplemental Questionnaires must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. The supplemental questions are designed to elicit specific information regarding a candidate's experience, education, and training. Responses should be consistent with the information on your application and are subject to verification. Please provide place of employment, pertinent dates, and concise, descriptive and detailed information for each question. If a job included responsibilities applicable to several questions, separate the different functions of the job to answer all the questions completely. Resumes or referral to the application or other questionnaire responses will not be accepted in lieu of completing each question. If you have no experience, write "no experience" for the appropriate question. For many individuals, it is more efficient to develop responses to the supplemental questions in a word processing document and then paste them into the final document to be submitted. Changes or corrections to your Supplemental Questionnaire cannot be made once your application packet has been submitted. If the Supplemental Questionnaire is used in the Formula Rate exam, failure to complete all of the questions or incomplete responses will result in a lower score. While scoring the Supplemental Questionnaire, the candidate's application and/or attachments will not be reviewed , therefore, a candidate's responses to the questions should be accurate, thorough, detailed, and complete. FORMULA RATE EXAMINATION (Weighted 100%) All candidates meeting the minimum qualifications by the cut-off date will have their Supplemental Questionnaire scored in the Formula Rate Examination. This examination will evaluate the relevance, level, recency, progression and quality of candidate's education, training and experience. The candidate's application or other materials will not be included in this examination. Therefore, the candidate's responses to the supplemental questionnaire should be thorough, detailed and complete. The score from the Formula Rate Examination will determine the ranking on the eligible/employment list for this job. All candidates competing in the testing process will receive written notice of their examination results by email. Notices can also be accessed in their governmentjobs.com inbox. Applicants achieving a passing score will be placed on the eligible list in rank order. The rank is determined by the test score attained from the examination. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Click here for Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) For information regarding County jobs: www.saccountyjobs.net Closing Date/Time: 11/19/2019 5:00 PM Pacific
County of Sacramento Sacramento, CA, United States
Sep 26, 2019
Full Time
The Position This is a continuous filing exam. Next filing cut-offs are at 5:00 pm on: 10/10/19, 11/7/19 (final cut-off) Under supervision, the Park Maintenance Mechanic performs maintenance and repair of park maintenance equipment in the shop and field and fabricates special equipment and devices. Watch to Explore your career with purpose Examples of Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge of • Procedures, methods, tools, materials and equipment used in the repair and maintenance of 2 and 4 cycle gasoline and diesel engines, electrical, mechanical and hydraulic systems • Arc, Mig, Tig, acetylene welding, soldering, and brazing used in repairing parts and equipment • Test equipment such asstihltesting equipment, echo testing equipment, tachometer,multimeter, preventative maintenance, repair, and operating procedures relating to departmental equipment Ability to • Read and understand mechanics charts and diagrams for the repair of engines and mechanical equipment • Use tools, devices and specialized equipment • Propose, prepare and follow written and verbal instructions • Keep records • Write correspondence • Read and understand manuals, specifications, and parts catalogs • Instruct other employees in procedures related to operating, maintaining, and repairing departmental equipment Employment Qualifications Minimum Qualifications One year of full time paid experience operating, maintaining and repairing equipment used in constructing and maintaining park areas and facilities, such as: riding and push lawn mowers, edgers, tractors, spreaders, wood chippers, small utility vehicles, chainsaws, or other specialty equipment used for landscaping or turf maintenance. Note: If the word "experience" is referenced in the minimum qualifications, it means full-time paid experience unless the minimum qualification states that volunteer experience is acceptable. Part-time paid experience may be accumulated and pro-rated to meet the total experience requirements. General Qualifications License Requirement: A valid California Class C Driver License may be required at the time of appointment. Failure to obtain or maintain the appropriate California Driver License may constitute cause for personnel action in accordance with Civil Service Rules or applicable bargaining agreement. Individuals who do not meet this requirement due to disability will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Note: Some positions in this class may be required to obtain and maintain a California Commercial Class A Driver License. Physical Requirements: Positions in this class require the incumbent to be able to: • Lift equipment parts weighing up to 50 pounds. • Trace electrical wiring by color code and touch. • Recognize mechanical problems by sight and sound. Individuals who do not meet these requirements due to disability will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Working Conditions: Some positions in this class require the incumbent to: • Work on weekends, holidays, and non-routine work hours. • Work outdoors in all kinds of weather conditions. • Work at various locations throughout the County. • Repair equipment located in cramped areas. • Work in awkward positions. Criminal History and Background Checks: The County may access criminal history information on candidates who have accepted a conditional offer of appointment for this class consistent with the provisions of Board of Supervisors Resolution No. 82-602, Personnel Policies and Procedures B-5, and applicable federal and state laws. The County shall not consider for employment any candidate who has been convicted of a felony or misdemeanor that relates to or impacts the candidate's ability to perform the job duties of this class unless it is determined that mitigating circumstances exist. For purposes of accessing criminal history information, the candidate will be fingerprinted. A subsequent arrest notification may be obtained. The County may also conduct a background check on the candidate prior to appointment to a position within this class. The background check may include personal and professional reference checks, credit history checks where authorized by Labor Code section 1024.5, Social Security Number verification, professional license/registration verification, military service information and driving history. Information obtained in the course of this background check will be considered by the appointing authority in the selection process. In obtaining such information, the County will comply with applicable consent and disclosure practices in the Fair Credit Reporting Act and the California Investigative Consumer Reporting Agencies Act. Special Access : Some positions in this class require the incumbent to acquire and maintain a security clearance allowing access to secure County locations. Probationary Period The probationary period for this classification is six (6) months. Application and Testing Information APPLICATION Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. All applicants must complete and submit an online County of Sacramento employment application by 5:00 PM on the posted cut-off date. Click here to apply. County of Sacramento Department of Personnel Services Employment Services Division 700 H Street, Room 4667 Sacramento, CA 95814 Phone (916) 874-5593; 7-1-1 California Relay Service Email EmployOffice@Saccounty.net Inter-Office Mail Code: 09-4667 www.SacCountyJobs.net Employment applications and all documentation requested in this announcement must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Your application should highlight all relevant education, training, and experience, and clearly indicate how you meet the minimum qualifications for the position as of the cut-off date. Application information must be current, concise and related to the requirements in this job announcement. You may only apply for this recruitment once. Duplicate and incomplete applications will be disqualified. A resume may be included with your application, however it will not substitute for the information requested on the application. SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE Applicants are required to provide a full and complete response to each supplemental question. The Supplemental Questionnaire is located in the tab marked "Supplemental Questions". Please be descriptive in your response. Note: Responses of "See Resume" or "See Application", or copy and paste of work experience are not qualifying responses and will not be considered. Supplemental Questionnaires must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. The supplemental questions are designed to elicit specific information regarding a candidate's experience, education, and training. Responses should be consistent with the information on your application and are subject to verification. Please provide place of employment, pertinent dates, and concise, descriptive and detailed information for each question. If a job included responsibilities applicable to several questions, separate the different functions of the job to answer all the questions completely. Resumes or referral to the application or other questionnaire responses will not be accepted in lieu of completing each question. If you have no experience, write "no experience" for the appropriate question. For many individuals, it is more efficient to develop responses to the supplemental questions in a word processing document and then paste them into the final document to be submitted. Changes or corrections to your Supplemental Questionnaire cannot be made once your application packet has been submitted. If the Supplemental Questionnaire is used in the Formula Rate exam, failure to complete all of the questions or incomplete responses will result in a lower score. While scoring the Supplemental Questionnaire, the candidate's application and/or attachments will not be reviewed , therefore, a candidate's responses to the questions should be accurate, thorough, detailed, and complete. FORMULA RATE EXAMINATION (Weighted 100%) All candidates meeting the minimum qualifications by the cut-off date will have their Supplemental Questionnaire scored in the Formula Rate Examination. This examination will evaluate the relevance, level, recency, progression and quality of candidate's education, training and experience. The candidate's application or other materials will not be included in this examination. Therefore, the candidate's responses to the supplemental questionnaire should be thorough, detailed and complete. The score from the Formula Rate Examination will determine the ranking on the eligible/employment list for this job. All candidates competing in the testing process will receive written notice of their examination results by email. Notices can also be accessed in their governmentjobs.com inbox. Applicants achieving a passing score will be placed on the eligible list in rank order. The rank is determined by the test score attained from the examination. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Click here for Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) For information regarding County jobs: www.saccountyjobs.net Closing Date/Time: 11/7/2019 5:00 PM Pacific