Los Angeles County

With a population of more than 10 million people and 88 cities, Los Angeles County has more residents than any county in the nation. 

The County is governed by a five-member Board of Supervisors who are elected on a non-partisan basis and serve four-year terms. As the governing body, the Board of Supervisors serves as both the executive and legislative authority of the largest and most complex county government in the United States. Three elected officials (Assessor, District Attorney, and Sheriff) also serve the needs of the County’s residents. The County employs nearly 112,000 full-time personnel to serve its diverse population. 

Selected by Forbes Magazine as one of America’s Best Employers of 2018 and 2019, the County has an annual budget in excess of $30 billion with 35 major administrative units or departments serving the needs of the County’s residents.

 

   

291 job(s) at Los Angeles County

LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Mar 03, 2021
Full Time
FILING START DATE: 02/4/20 at 9 AM PDT This examination will remain open until the needs of the service are met and is subject to closure without prior notice. EXAM NUMBER: b4735E OPEN COMPETITIVE JOB OPPORTUNITY This announcement is a rebulletin to revise the Selection Requirements and Special Requirement Information. Special Salary Information: Additional Compensation Bonus: 5.5% for AMA Certification in Psychiatry 5.5% for continuous assignment at LAC High Desert Health Systems (Palmdale/Lancaster) Manpower Shortage Recruitment Rate: Effective September 10, 2019, The Manpower Shortage Recruitment Rate has been authorized at Step 8 ( $22,870.32 ) for those Mental Health Psychiatrists permanently assigned to the Antelope Valley and Palmdale Mental Health Clinics. Effective September 10, 2019, The Manpower Shortage Recruitment Rate has been authorized at Step 5 ( $20,928.82 ) for those Mental Health Psychiatrists permanently assigned to Service Areas 2-8. Should an employee who was advanced to the recruitment rate transfer out of the Antelope Valley/Palmdale Clinics, he or she will be returned to the step rate that otherwise would have been held on the basis of seniority in the Mental Health Psychiatrist position. DEFINITION: Renders professional medical services in the field of psychiatry. CLASSIFICATION STANDARDS: Positions allocable to this class provide specialized medical services, the nature of which requires completion of an approved residency in psychiatry. Essential Job Functions Performs medical work in the medical field of psychiatry. Conducts training or assists in the training of interns and resident physicians. Consults with staff physicians and para-medical personnel regarding care of patients and medical and diagnostic work performed. Performs or assists in carrying out administrative responsibilities which may include such duties as budget preparation for the section, determining equipment and supply needs, carrying out personnel functions, or developing revising work procedures to expedite work load or improve level of service. Assists in the planning and direction of health programs in the field of psychiatry. Requirements SELECTION REQUIREMENTS: TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE: Completion of a residency approved by an American Specialty Board in psychiatry. LICENSE: *California State Physician and Surgeon's license authorized by the Board of Medical Examiners of the State of California. A valid California Class "C" Driver License or the ability to utilize an alternate method of transportation when needed to carry out job-related essential functions. PHYSICAL CLASS: 2 - Light - Light physical effort which may include occasional light lifting to a 10 pound limit, and some bending, stooping or squatting. Considerable walking may be involved. Special Requirement Information: *To compete in this examination process, applicants must have a current active California State Physician and Surgeon's license issued by the Board of Medical Examiners of the State of California. A copy of this required license must be submitted at the time of filing . NOTE: Candidates who are within six months of completion of residency may compete in the examination process; however, final appointment cannot be made until the completion of residency is completed and proof of the required documentation is submitted to the Department of Mental Health, Exams Unit. Additional Information Special Information: Appointees may be required to work any shift, including evenings, nights, holidays or weekends. Past and present metal health clients and family members are encouraged to apply. " The County of Los Angeles is a Fair Chance employer. Except for a very limited number of positions, you will not be asked to provide information about a conviction history unless you receive a contingent offer of employment. The County will make an individualized assessment of whether your conviction history has a direct or adverse relationship with the specific duties of the job, and consider potential mitigating factors, including, but not limited to, evidence and extent of rehabilitation, recency of the offense(s), and age at the time of the offense(s). If asked to provide information about a conviction history, any convictions or court records which are exempted by a valid court order do not have to be disclosed. " EXAMINATION CONTENT This is a noncompetitive examination. This examination is intended to merely qualify applicants. Applicants will be placed on an eligible register without indication of relative standing in the examination. Vacancy Information: The resulting eligible register will be used to fill vacancies throughout the Department of Mental Health as they occur. Eligibility Information: Applications will be processed on an "as-received" basis and those receiving a passing score will be promulgated to the eligible register accordingly. The names of applicants receiving a passing score in the examination will be added to the eligible register in the order of their score group for a period of twelve (12) months following the date of promulgation. Applicants will be placed on an eligible list/register without indication of relative standing in the examination. The appointing power may appoint any one of the names on the appropriate list/register, except a person without Veterans credit may not be appointed if there are three or more names on the list/register of persons entitled to Veteran's credit. NO PERSON MAY COMPETE IN THIS EXAMINATION MORE THAN ONCE EVERY TWELVE (12) MONTHS. APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION Applicants are required to complete and submit an online Los Angeles County Employment Application in order to be considered for this examination. Paper applications, resumes, or any unsolicited documents will not be accepted in lieu of completing the online application. We must receive your application by 5:00 pm, PST, on the last day of filing. INSTRUCTIONS FOR FILING ONLINE Apply online by clicking on the "Apply" tab for this posting. Applications must complete and submit their online applications and upload required documents (e.g. Physician and Surgeon's Certificate, Resume, etc.,) as attachment(s) during application submission or send by email to exams@dmh.lacounty.gov within 15 calendar days from date of application submission. Indicate the Exam Title on the subject line when sending required documents by email. The acceptance of your application will depend on whether you have clearly shown that you meet the Selection Requirements. Your online application must show complete license, education and work experience information necessary to evaluate your qualifications. License information section must show title of license, license number, original date of issue, and expiration date. Education information section must include name and address of school attended, complete dates attended, name of course/s taken, number of units earned, and degree/s earned. Work experience section must include job title, employer name and address, name of work area/facility, actual payroll title held and not the working and/or functional titles, from/to dates of employment including month, day and year, total number of months, total number of hours worked per week - not a range of hours (full or part-time), and complete and detailed description of related job duties. If range of hours is provided, experience will be prorated based on the lowest number of hours worked per week. LIST separately each job experience to be evaluated. All information is subject to verification. Applicants may be rejected at any stage of the selection process. SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER LANGUAGE Please provide your social security number for record control purposes. Federal law requires that all employed persons have a social security number. COMPUTER AND INTERNET ACCESS AT LIBRARIES For applicants who may not have regular access to a computer or the internet, applications can be completed on computers at public libraries throughout Los Angeles County. NO SHARING USER ID AND PASSWORD All applicants must file their applications online using their own user ID and password. Using a family member or friend's user ID and password may erase a applicant's original application record. Department Contact Name: Joshua Goldman Department Contact Phone: (213) 972-7046 Department Contact Email: exams@dmh.lacounty.gov ADA Coordinator Phone: (213) 972-7034 California Relay Services Phone: (800) 735-2922 Teletype Phone: (800) 899-4099 Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Mar 03, 2021
Full Time
.The Chief Deputy Probation Officer, reporting to the newly-appointed Chief Probation Officer, oversees major divisions - juvenile or adult - in the nation's largest probation department, focused on transforming toward a caring and rehabilitative environment by engaging staff to move to a care-first approach to probation service, through quality programming, including positive youth development, trauma-informed care, gender-inclusion and cultural responsiveness. This is an unclassified position. Interested individuals must apply as directed in the brochure. To download the brochure, click https://bit.ly/2NPbJEK . To view and print a copy of the brochure for this position, you must have Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your computer. THE COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES IS AN ACTIVE EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Mar 02, 2021
Full Time
DEFINITION: Performs a wide variety of professional social work services in connection with the treatment of clients in need of mental health services. CLASSIFICATION STANDARDS: Positions allocable to this journey-levelclass are assigned to community mental health facilities, psychiatric hospital wards, outpatientmental health clinics, and specialized mental health treatment programs and work under the generalsupervision of a higher level psychiatric social worker position, supervisory mental health position, or a psychiatrist. Within agency guidelines and professional standards, incumbents function independently to formulate differential diagnoses concerning the nature of the mental illness, in order to develop an effective intervention and to determine the appropriate psychotherapeutic methods to be utilized. Positions at this level are characterized primarily by assignments thatrequire that the incumbents be able to consistently and effectively apply a wide variety of psychotherapeutictechniques and methods in the treatment of clients witha wide range of mental illnesses. Such psychotherapeutic methods include group, family, individual and conjoint therapy, clinical case management, and crisis intervention. Positions allocable to this class also provide mental health consultation services to other health disciplines and to community agencies, and participate in social work student affiliate programs for training professional social work students. Duties and responsibilities of this position require the application of professional skills and possession of extensive knowledge pertaining to the principles, practices, and theory of psychiatric social work. Training-related duties and responsibilities require the application of basic leadership and training principles to provide program direction for both graduate students and unlicensed clinical staff. Essential Job Functions Interviews individuals, their familiesand/or significant others to obtain a family, social, employment, medical, substance abuse and mental health treatment history. Assesses client'sfunctioning in his/her environmental setting. Develops a Client Care Coordination Plan (CCCP) designed to resolve or cope with the mental or emotional problem, which may include individual, group, family or marital counseling, case management, and/or referral to another treatment source such as a psychiatrist, a psychologist, a vocational or rehabilitation counselor, or another agency. Determines the duration of therapy, priorities of the problems to be dealt with, therapy methods to be used, and necessity of modifying treatment goals at successive intervals during the treatment process. Provides psychotherapy to individuals, groups, families, and significant others. Provides case management services to secure resources for clients, families and significant others to achieve treatment goals. Assists clients, families, and significant others by discussing their reactions and attitudes concerning mental health problems and co-occurring substance abuse disorders; explains need for treatment; and encourages all concerned parties to work together cooperatively to resolve the problem and minimize the stresses that impact social functioning. Works with families and significant others toward gaining their acceptance of and participation in treatment recommendations. Interviews persons seeking psychiatric assistance on an emergency basis and utilizes crisis intervention techniques to prevent hospitalization and to aid the person in dealing with the emotional crisis. Serves as a member of a mental health emergency intervention team and/or a joint law enforcement/mental health emergency intervention team by evaluatingthe behavior of persons to determine if they are, as a result of a mental disorder, dangerous to themselves, others, or gravely disabled. Initiates procedure on application for immediate 72-hour detention at a hospital facilityand, depending upon the apparent seriousness of the situation,schedules an appointment for evaluation and treatment at a Mental Health Clinic or makes referral to another community treatment agency. Participates in multi-disciplinary team conferences to discuss and evaluate the nature of the client's problem and to evaluate the client's progress. Participates in social work student affiliate programs for training professional social work students through case assignments and technical instruction; assesses and evaluates students ' progress and professional development. Providesin-service training to social work staff and participates in mental health training programs for medical students and students in the allied health fields. Instructscommunity agencies regardingthe utilization of mental health principles to identify and to treat mental health problems encountered by the agency. Participates in or conducts research to increase knowledge of mental health problems and to improve therapeutic treatment methods. May review treatment authorization requests from hospitals, contracted network and/or legal entity community-based providers/programs and recommend approval or denial of requests per specified state and Department of Mental Health contract compliance requirements. Requirements MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: LICENSE: A valid and active license as a LicensedClinical Social Worker issued by the California Department of Consumer Affairs, Board of Behavioral Sciences. A valid California Class C Driver License or the ability to utilize an alternative method of transportation when needed to carry out job-related essential functions. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS: Post-licensed experience in individual, group, or family psychotherapy. PHYSICAL CLASS: 2 - Light. Additional Information TRANSCRIPTS: In order to receive credit for any college coursework, or any type of college degree, such as a master degree or higher, you must provide a legible copy of the official diploma, official transcripts or official letter from the accredited* institution which shows the area of specialization, at the time of filing. ACCREDITATION INFORMATION: *Accreditation: Accredited institutions are those listed in the publications of regional, national or international accrediting agencies which are accepted by the Department of Human Resources. Publications such as American Universities and Colleges and International Handbook of Universities are acceptable references. Also acceptable, if appropriate, are degrees that have been evaluated and deemed to be equivalent to degrees from United States accredited institutions by an academic credential evaluation agency recognized by The National Association of Credential Evaluation Services or The Association of International Credential Evaluators, Inc. (AICE). SPECIAL INFORMATION : Appointees may be required to work any shift, including evenings, nights, holidays or weekends. Past and present mental health clients and family members are encouraged to apply. EXAMINATION INFORMATION: This examination will consist of an evaluation of training, experience and desirable qualifications based upon application information weighted 100%. Candidates must achieve a passing score of 70% or higher in order to be placed in the eligible register. VACANCY INFORMATION: The resulting eligible register for this examination will be used to fill vacancies throughout the Department of Mental Health. ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION : The names of candidates receiving a passing grade on the examination will be added to the eligible register and will appear in the order of their score group for a period of twelve (12) months following the date of eligibility. Application and Filing Information All applicants are required to submit a Standard County of Los Angeles Employment Application online only. Resumes cannot be accepted in lieu of applications, although resumes may be uploaded as attachments to the applications. This examination will remain open until the need of the services are met, and is subject to closure without prior notice. You MUST complete the filing process ONLINE (via electronic submission) ONLY. Instructions for Filing: A standard County of Los Angeles Employment Application for this examination must be completed online and submitted electronically. Applications electronically received after 5:00 pm, PST on the last day of filing will not be accepted. APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AND SUBMIT THEIR JOB APPLICATIONS AND UPLOAD REQUIRED OR ADDITIONAL DOCUMENTS (e.g.,diploma/official transcripts, license) AS ATTACHMENT(S) AT THE TIME OF FILING. Additional documents may be sent by emailed to exams@dmh.lacounty.gov , please include exam number and exam title in the subject line. The acceptance of your application will depend on whether you have clearly shown that you meet the Minimum Requirements. Please be sure your application indicates complete information, including dates for education and jobs held which relate to this position. For each job held, give the name and addresses of your employer, your job title, beginning and ending dates, description of work performed, total number of hours worked (full or part-time) and salary earned. Resumes showing training and experience may be attached to the Los Angeles County Application. All information and records are subject to verification. Falsification of records can result in disqualification from the examination or termination of employment. SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER LANGUAGE All applicants must enter a valid social security number at the time of filing. Entering anything other than a valid social security number (i.e. 000-00-0000, 111-11-1111, etc.) will result in an automatic rejection of your application. COMPUTER AND INTERNET ACCESS AT LIBRARIES For candidates who may not have regular access to a computer or the internet, applications can be completed on computers at public libraries throughout Los Angeles County. NO SHARING USER ID AND PASSWORD All applicants must file their applications online using their own user ID and password. Using a family member or friend's user ID and password may erase a candidate's original application record. Department Contact Name: Heleodora "Lola" Sacks Department Contact Phone: (213) 972-7034 Department Contact Email: exams@dmh.lacounty.gov California Relay Services Phone: (800) 735-2922 Teletype Phone: (800) 899-4099 Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Mar 02, 2021
Full Time
With more than 10 million residents, Los Angeles County has the largest population of any county in the nation. As the largest employer in Southern California, with more than 37 diverse departments and over 2,300 different job descriptions, the County offers a lifetime of opportunities and careers. Be a part of something great! We are Los Angeles County Public Works, the largest municipal Public Works agency in the nation. With more than 4,000 employees, Public Works offers over 500 different types of career opportunities that promote professional and personal growth as well as a rewarding and exciting work environment. Don't miss an opportunity to join our team! We will be accepting applications for the Plumber Supervisor position beginning: Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at 7:00 a.m., Pacific Time (PT) - Until the needs of the service are met and is subject to closure without prior notice. Exam Number: C-7275-B OUT-OF-CLASS EXPERIENCE WILL BE ACCEPTED FOR THIS EXAMINATION. Essential Job Functions A Plumber Supervisor is responsible for performing a combination of the following essential job function: Plans, assigns, supervises and inspects the work of plumbers, apprentices and helpers in plumbing installation, alteration and repair work. Advises superiors concerning specifications for plumbing work in construction and alteration projects performed under contract. Lays out jobs and estimates labor and material requirements. Makes periodic inspections of existing plumbing equipment and systems. Coordinates work activities with other crafts and operating units. Determines work methods and type of materials to be used. Orders and maintains stock of materials and supplies. Ensures that plumbing code requirements, safety regulations and safe work practices are observed. Supervises the maintenance of tools and equipment. Supervises the maintenance of work records. May drive automotive equipment to and from work sites. Requirements Three yearsof journey-level* experience in plumbing installation, alteration and repair work. PHYSICAL EXPECTATIONS: Physical Class III - Moderate: Includes standing or walking most of the time, with bending, stooping, squatting, twisting, and reaching; includes working on irregular surfaces, occasionally lifting objects weighing over 25 pounds, and frequent lifting of 10-25 pounds. LICENSE: Los Angeles County and City Certificates of Registration as a Journey Plumber are required**. A valid California Class "C" Driver's License or the ability to utilize an alternative method of transportation when needed to carry out job-related essential functions. A City of Los Angeles Regulation 4 Certificate may be required for testing Life/Safety systems in County buildings located within the city limits of Los Angeles. Life/Safety systems are defined as: fire alarms, automatic-closing fire assemblies, elevator recall, fire suppression, and emergency power systems. A Certificate of Competence to test backflow prevention devices issued by the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health and a State of California Fire Extinguisher Test Certificate may be required. SPECIAL REQUIREMENT INFORMATION: *Journey-Level experience is defined as possessing the required knowledge, skills, and training to perform a full range and diversity of work independently and reliably. Positions at this level operate with fairly significant freedom from day-to-day supervision and need little or no guidance on such matters as selecting appropriate problem-solving methods and techniques, locating appropriate regulations, or applying proper procedures to carry out work. **You must include a legible copy of the official certificate at the time of filing or within five (5) calendar days from the date of filing application. Applications submitted without the required documents will be rejected as incomplete. Please submit documentation to racruz@dpw.lacounty.gov and indicate your name, the exam name, and the exam number. Additional Information OUR ASSESSMENT PROCESS: This examination will consist of an interview covering experience, work style, and general ability to perform the duties of the position weighted 100%. NO PERSON MAY COMPETE IN THIS EXAMINATION MORE THAN ONCE EVERY TWELVE (12) MONTHS. Candidates must achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on the interview in order to be placed on the eligible register. ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION: The names of candidates receiving a passing grade in the examination will be placed on the eligible register in the order of their score group for a period of twelve (12) months following the date of promulgation. Applications will be processed on an "as-received" basis and those earning a passing grade will be promulgated to the eligible register accordingly. SPECIAL INFORMATION : The County of Los Angeles is a Fair Chance employer. Except for a very limited number of positions, you will not be asked to provide information about a conviction history unless you receive a contingent offer of employment . The County will make an individualized assessment of whether your conviction history has a direct or adverse relationship with the specific duties of the job, and consider potential mitigating factors, including, but not limited to, evidence and extent of rehabilitation, recency of the offense(s), and age at the time of the offense(s). If asked to provide information about a conviction history, any convictions or court records which are exempted by a valid court order do not have to be disclosed. VACANCY INFORMATION: The eligible register of successfully candidates created from this exam will be used to fill vacancies throughout Public Works as they occur. APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION: Fill out your application completely. The acceptance of your application depends on whether you have clearly shown that you meet the REQUIREMENTS . Provide any relevant education, training, and experience in the spaces provided so we can evaluate your qualifications for the job. For each job held, give the name and address of your employer, your job title, beginning and ending dates, and description of work performed. All information included in the application materials is subject to VERIFICATION at any point during the examination and hiring process, including after an appointment has been made. IMPORTANT NOTES: FALSIFICATION of any information may result in DISQUALIFICATION or RESCISSION OF APPOINTMENT. Utilizing VERBIAGE from Class Specification and/or Requirements serving as your description of duties WILL NOT be sufficient to meet the requirements. Doing so may result in an INCOMPLETE APPLICATION and you may be DISQUALIFIED . APPLICATIONS MUST BE FILED ONLINE ONLY. APPLICATIONS SUBMITTED BY U.S. MAIL, FAX, OR IN PERSON WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. Apply online by clicking on the green "Apply" button at the top right of this posting. You can also track the status of your application using this website. Note: If you are unable to attach required documents, you must email them to racruz@dpw.lacounty.gov within five (5) calendar days from filing. Please include your name, exam number, and exam title on the documents. CLICK HERE FOR ADDITIONAL EMPLOYMENT INFORMATION. CONTACT INFORMATION: Department Contact Name: Ramon Cruz Department Contact Phone: (626) 458-2141 Department Contact Email: racruz@dpw.lacounty.gov ADA Coordinator Phone: (626) 458-2141 Teletype Phone: (626) 282-7829 California Relay Services: (800) 735-2922 Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Mar 02, 2021
Full Time
EXAM NUMBER : Y4735B FILING DATE: February 23, 2021 at 8:00 a.m. (PT) Until needs of the department are met and is subject to closure without prior notice. TYPE OF RECRUITMENT: OPEN COMPETITIVE JOB OPPORTUNITY ABOUT LOS ANGELES COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES The Los Angeles County Department of Health Services (DHS) is the second largest municipal health system in the nation. Through its integrated system of 26 health centers and four hospitals - and expanded network of community partner clinics - DHS annually provides direct care for 600,000 unique patients, employs over 23,000 staff, and has an annual budget of over $6.2 billion. For additional information regarding DHS please visit www.dhs.lacounty.gov . Through academic affiliations with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), the University of Southern California (USC), and the Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Sciences (CDU), DHS hospitals are training sites for physicians completing their Graduate Medical Education in nearly every medical specialty and subspecialty. In addition to its direct clinical services, DHS also runs the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Agency and the County's 911 emergency response system, as well as Housing for Health and the Office of Diversion and Re-entry, each with a critical role in connecting vulnerable populations, including those released from correctional and institutional settings, to supportive housing. MISSION: To advance the health of our patients and our communities by providing extraordinary care. DEFINITION : Renders professional medical services in the field of psychiatry. CLASSIFICATION STANDARDS: Positions allocable to this class report to a program manager or supervising psychiatrists and performs psychiatric services, which requires completion of an approved residency in psychiatry. Mental Health Psychiatrist may function as the clinical lead for the multidisciplinary treatment team. Essential Job Functions Performs psychiatric evaluations and screens for health-related concerns as needed. Develops comprehensive psychiatric treatment plans. Evaluates individuals/clients to determine if probable cause is met to initiate detention under WIC 5150. Provides clinical consultation to other medical providers and staff, including interns and resident physicians, regarding treatment interventions, medical and diagnostic work performed and participates in clinical case conferences. Assists in the planning, direction, and implementation of departmental initiatives and protocols to enhance and improve client care. Performs medication support services by evaluating the need for psychotropic medications. Prescribes medications and monitors their overall effect and may administer medication/s, when necessary. Orders, obtains, reviews and monitors pertinent laboratory tests. Participates in evaluation of the quality of care and provides input into formulating corrective action plans to mitigate future clinical risk. Conducts academic and/or research activities. Conducts trainings or assists in the training of interns and resident physicians. Testifies in court as an expert witness. Discusses patient information with relevant third parties including attorneys, judges and family members, following appropriate release of information or court order. Requirements MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Completion of a residency approved by an American Specialty Board in psychiatry or equivalent training.* LICENSE: California State Physician and Surgeon's Certificate authorized by the Board of Medical Examiners of the State of California. A valid California Class C Driver License or the ability to utilize an alternative method of transportation when needed to carry out job-related essential functions. PHYSICAL CLASS II: Light: Light physical effort which may include occasional light lifting to a 10 pound limit, and some bending, stooping or squatting. Considerable walking may be involved. SPECIAL REQUIREMENT INFORMATION: *Equivalent training is defined as that training which the appropriate American Certifying Board formally recognizes in writing as being equivalent. Information pertaining to the completion of residency program. Applicants who have completed the required residency training program approved by the American Specialty Board MUST attach a legible copy of their certificate of completion to your application at the time of filing or by email within fifteen (15) calendar days of filing online or your application will be rejected. Information pertaining to the required California State Physician and Surgeon's Certificate. Applicants who have the required California State Physician and Surgeon's Certificate authorized by the Board of Medical Examiners of the State of California MUST attach a legible copy of their certificate to your application at the time of filing or by email within fifteen (15) calendar days of filing online or your application will be rejected . The required license and/or certificate MUST be current and unrestricted; conditional, provisional, probationary or restricted licenses and/or certificates will NOT be accepted. If you are unable to attach the required documents to your application, you must email them to the Exam Analyst, Hilary Hocking at HHocking@dhs.lacounty.gov. Please include the exam number and exam title. Additional Information EXAMINATION CONTENT: This examination will consist of an evaluation of training and experience based upon application information, weighed 100%. Candidates must achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on each weighted part of the examination in order to be placed on the eligible register. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS: Additional points will be awarded for work experience gained after completion of a residency approved program by an American Specialty Board in psychiatry or equivalent training. ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION: Applications will be processed on an "as-received" basis and those receiving a passing score will be promulgated to the eligible register accordingly. The names of candidates receiving a passing score on the examination will be placed on the eligible register in the order of their score group for a period of twelve (12) months following the date of promulgation. NO PERSON MAY COMPETE IN THIS EXAMINATION MORE THAN ONCE EVERY TWELVE (12) MONTHS. SPECIAL INFORMATION: Appointees may be required to work any shift, including evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays. FAIR CHANCE INITIATIVE: The County of Los Angeles is a Fair Chance employer. Except for a very limited number of positions, you will not be asked to provide information about a conviction history unless you receive a contingent offer of employment. The County will make an individualized assessment of whether your conviction history has a direct or adverse relationship with the specific duties of the job, and consider potential mitigating factors, including, but not limited to, evidence and extent of rehabilitation, recency of the offense(s), and age at the time of the offense(s). If asked to provide information about a conviction history, any convictions or court records which are exempted by a valid court order do not have to be disclosed. AVAILABLE SHIFT: Any VACANCY INFORMATION: The current vacancies are located within Correctional Health; however, the resulting eligible register from this examination will be used to fill vacancies throughout the Department of Health Services as they occur. APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION: APPLICATIONS MUST BE FILED ONLINE ONLY. APPLICATIONS SUBMITTED BY U.S. MAIL, FAX OR IN PERSON WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. Applications electronically received after 5:00 p.m., PST, on the last day of filing will not be accepted. Apply online by clicking on the green "Apply" button at the top right of this posting. You can also track the status of your application using this website. All information is subject to verification. We may reject your application at any time during the examination and hiring process, including after appointment has been made. Falsification of any information may result in disqualification or rescission of appointment. Utilizing VERBIAGE from the Class Specification and Minimum Requirements serving as your description of duties WILL NOT be sufficient to demonstrate that you met the requirements. Doing so may result in an INCOMPLETE APPLICATION and you may be DISQUALIFIED. This examination will remain open until the needs of the service are met. Application filing may be suspended at any time without advance notice. Fill out your application completely. The acceptance of your application depends on whether you have clearly shown that you meet the requirements. Provide any relevant education, training, and experience in the spaces provided so we can evaluate your qualifications for the job. For each job held, give the name and address of your employer, your job title, beginning and ending dates, number of hours worked per week, and description of work performed. If your application is incomplete, it will be rejected. Notification Letters and other correspondences will be sent electronically to the email address provided on the application. It is important that applicants provide a valid email address. Please add hhocking@dhs.lacounty.gov and info@governmentjobs.com to your email address book and to the list of approved senders to prevent email notifications from being filtered as SPAM/JUNK mail. Applicants have the ability to opt out of emails from Los Angeles County. If you unsubscribe, you will not receive any email notification for any examination for which you apply with Los Angeles County. Regardless of whether you choose to unsubscribe, you can always check for notifications by logging into governmentjobs.com and viewing your profile inbox, which saves a copy of all emailed notices. SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER: Please include your Social Security Number for record control purposes. Federal law requires that all employed person have a Social Security number for record control purposes. NO SHARING OF USER ID AND PASSWORD: All applicants must file their application online using their own user ID and password. Using a family member's or friend's user ID and password may erase a candidate's original application record. ADA COORDINATOR PHONE: (323) 914-7111 CALIFORNIA RELAY SERVICES PHONE: (800) 735-2922 DEPARTMENT CONTACT: Hilary Hocking, Exam Analyst (323) 914-8356 HHocking@dhs.lacounty.gov Closing Date/Time: Continuous
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Feb 26, 2021
Full Time
TYPE OF RECRUITMENT Open Competitive Job Opportunity EXAM NUMBER M0853D-R FILING DATES APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED STARTING FEBRUARY 26, 2021 AT 8:00 A.M. (PT) The first review of applications will take place on March 12, 2021. This examination will remain open until the needs of the service are met and is subject to closure without prior notice. BENEFIT INFORMATION: The County of Los Angeles offers an excellent benefits package which includes a Cafeteria Benefit Plan, Contributory Defined Benefit Retirement Plan, matched 401(k) Savings and Deferred Compensation & Thrift Plans, 12 paid Holidays, 10 paid leave days and an option to buy one to 20 more, and flexible work schedules. DEFINITION: Assists the Chief Executive Office by carrying out major projects, studies, and assignments related to legislation. CLASSIFICATION STANDARDS: Positions allocable to this class are responsible for carrying out highly complex special assignments, as ordered directly by the Chief Executive Officer. The major assignments involve analyzing and evaluating County operations, programs, and projects that require skill in operations analysis and evaluation, and the ability to establish and maintain liaison with governmental officials. Essential Job Functions Recommends action on the most difficult and highly complex legislative problems which arise in the Chief Executive Office (CEO), Legislative Affairs and Intergovernmental Relations (LAIR) by leading, identifying, coordinating and tracking Federal and/or State legislative and budget proposals in major specified areas of interest or impact to the County throughout the legislative process from the introduction of proposals to their enactment. Oversees the completion of the most difficult legislative projects and matters that are typically sensitive in nature by managing, supervising, coordinating and reviewing the work of units engaged in legislative affairs activities. Acts as an official representative/liaison of the CEO/LAIR Division by establishing and maintaining working relationships with the California State Legislature, the United States Congress, Federal/State agencies and departments, the California State Association of Counties, the National Association of Counties, and other external associations and stakeholders. Prepares official correspondence related to legislative affairs by compiling supporting documentation; reviewing and providing recommendations on Board agenda items, reports and issues; serving as a liaison to County departments; testifying before legislative committees; meet with State and Federal legislators in order to advocate County positions on State and Federal legislation and budget proposals. Analyzes proposed Federal and/or State legislative budget proposals on highly complex issues by analyzing the County's existing policies, practices, and operations. Recommends changes to the CEO/LAIR programs and projects by analyzing best practices; evaluating emerging issues; researching and interpreting Federal, State and Local laws, policies and procedures. Develops working relationships with legislators, legislative and administrative staff by building trust, engaging and promoting open communications in order to accomplish the County's goals and priorities. Requirements SELECTION REQUIREMENTS: Three years of experience at the level of Principal Analyst, CEO* analyzing and recommending solutions to highly complex problems in legislation and State and Federal budget proposals (e.g., tracking proposed legislation, determining impact of proposed legislation on an entity's programs and services, advocating at the State and Federal level for the support measures that would enhance an entity's programs, revenues, operations and services, and identifying State and Federal legislation and budget proposals which would negatively impact an entity's programs, finances and operations which the entity would oppose). LICENSE: A valid California Class C Driver License or the ability to utilize an alternative method of transportation when needed to carry out job-related essential functions. PHYSICAL CLASS: 2- Light. Involves light physical effort which may include occasional light lifting to a 10-pound limit, and some bending, stooping, or squatting. Considerable walking may be involved. SPECIAL REQUIREMENT INFORMATION : *Experience at the level of Principal Analyst, CEO is gained assisting the CEO to manage the County's administrative and financial affairs, under the general direction of a CEO manager. Additional Information OUR ASSESSMENT PROCESS : Once we have determined that you meet the requirements, we will evaluate your fitness for this opportunity using the following assessment: A structured interview weighted at 100% covering professional/technical knowledge in Legislative Affairs, Problem-Solving & Decision Making, Communication and Interpersonal Effectiveness, Work Habits & Attitudes and Oral Communication. Applicants must meet the Selection Requirements and must achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on the exam in order to be placed on the eligible register. Many important notifications including invitation letters will be sent electronically to the email address provided on the application. It is important that you provide a valid email address. Please add hkim@hr.lacounty.gov, info@governmentjobs.com , talentcentral@shl.com , noreply@proctoru.com , and donot-reply@amcatmail.com to your email address and list of approved senders to prevent email notifications from being filtered as spam/junk/clutter mail. Los Angeles County will not consider claims of not viewing or receiving notification to be a valid reason for late test administration or rescheduling of a test component. TEST PREPARATION : Study guides and other test preparation resources are available to help candidates prepare for employment tests. While the guides will help in preparing for the test, we advise you to review all related materials that you deem necessary. An interactive, Online Test Preparation System for taking practice tests may be accessed on the Department of Human Resources website at http://hr.lacounty.gov/ . Please click on "Find a Job" and then "Job Search Toolkit." Test Preparation Information is located under the "Employment Test Assistance" section. ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION : The names of candidates receiving a passing grade in the examination will be placed on the eligible register for a period of six (6) months following the date of promulgation. Applications will be processed on an as-received basis and promulgated to the eligible register accordingly. VACANCY INFORMATION : The re sulting eligible register will be used to fill vacancies at the Chief Executive Office as they occur. AVAILABLE SHIFT : Any APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION: Applications must be filed online only. We must receive your application by 5:00 p.m., PT on the last day of filing. Applications submitted by U.S. Mail, Fax, or in person will not be accepted. All related documents, IF ANY, must be received at the time of filing or within 15 calendar days from application submission. NOTE: If you are unable to attach documentation to your online application, you may email to hkim@hr.lacounty.gov. Please ensure to reference your attachment by writing your full name, Neogov Applicant ID, Examination Title, and Examination Number on the subject of your email.Apply online by clicking the green "Apply" button at the top right of this posting. You can also track the status of your application using this website. IMPORTANT NOTES: ALL information included in the application materials is subject to VERIFICATION . We may reject your application at any point during the examination and hiring process, including after an appointment has been made. FALSIFICATION of any information may result in DISQUALIFICATION . Utilizing VERBIAGE from Class Specification and Minimum Requirements serving as your description of duties WILL NOT be sufficient to meet the requirements. Doing so may result in an INCOMPLETE APPLICATION and you may be DISQUALIFIED. Test scores cannot be given over the telephone. FAIR CHANCE INITIATIVE : The County of Los Angeles is a Fair Chance employer. Except for a very limited number of positions, you will not be asked to provide information about a conviction history unless you receive a contingent offer of employment. The County will make an individualized assessment of whether your conviction history has a direct or adverse relationship with the specific duties of the job, and consider potential mitigating factors, including, but not limited to, evidence and extent of rehabilitation, recency of the offense(s), and age at the time of offense(s). If asked to provide information about a conviction history, any convictions or court records which are exempted by a valid court order do not have to be disclosed. SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER : Please include your Social Security Number for record control purposes. Federal law requires that all employed persons have a Social Security Number. COMPUTER AND INTERNET ACCESS AT PUBLIC LIBRARIES: For applicants who may not have regular access to a computer or the internet, you may borrow laptops and Wi-Fi hotspots from some public libraries throughout Los Angeles County to complete job applications. NO SHARING OF USER ID AND PASSWORD : All applicants must file their application online using their own user ID and password. Using a family member's or friend's user ID and password may erase a candidate's original application record. California Relay Services Phone: (800) 735-2922 ADA Coordinator Email: adarequests@hr.lacounty.gov Teletype Phone: (800) 899-4099 Alternate Teletype Phone: (800) 897-0077 Department Contact Name: Heidi Kim Department Contact Phone: (213) 738-2009 Department Contact Email: hkim@hr.lacounty.gov Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Feb 26, 2021
Full Time
TYPE OF RECRUITMENT Open Competitive Job Opportunity EXAM NUMBER: M0829Y-R FILING DATES APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED STARTING FEBRUARY 26, 2021 AT 8:00 A.M (PT) The first review of applications will take place on March 12, 2021. This examination will remain open until the needs of the service are met and is subject to closure without prior notice. BENEFIT INFORMATION: The County of Los Angeles offers an excellent benefits package which includes a Cafeteria Benefit Plan, Contributory Defined Benefit Retirement Plan, matched 401(k) Savings and Deferred Compensation & Thrift Plans, 12 paid Holidays, 10 paid leave days and an option to buy one to 20 more, and flexible work schedules. DEFINITION: Under the direction of a CEO manager, assists the CEO by carrying out assignments and projects related to legislation. CLASSIFICATION STANDARDS: Positions in this class provide professional staff support to the CEO in the planning, coordination, direction and control of such specialized County functions as the County budget, finance, operations, capital projects, legislative analysis, organization and management studies, employee relations, compensation policy, risk management, marketing, asset management, and unincorporated area services functions. At this level the employee specializes in one of the above fields of specialization and knows and proficiently applies a broad knowledge of concepts, practices and procedures to solve difficult problems in that field. Work in the field of specialization is varied and difficult, assignments are broad requiring evaluation, originality or ingenuity, the employee has latitude for unreviewed action or decision and works with minimum supervision, conferring with a supervisor on unusual matters. Some assignments are of such broad scope as to require that the employee lead the work of one or more analysts. Essential Job Functions Leads the pursuit of County-sponsored legislation at the Federal and/or State level. Collaborates in the selection and pursuit of co-sponsored legislation at the Federal and/or State level. Reviews State and/or Federal legislation and budget proposals by working directly with County departments to analyze the fiscal, programmatic, and service impact to the County. Develops a list of the County's legislative priorities and policies by collaborating with County departments and other internal stakeholders (e.g. Board of Supervisors, Commissions, Departmental Divisions). Updates the County's Federal and State Legislative Agendas by working with County departments to review existing agendas and to submit recommendations for changes to existing, new, and/or deletion of obsolete policies. Analyzes proposals by policy area in the Federal and State budgets by reviewing, evaluating, and reporting on all the items contained in each of the budgets by policy area (e.g. social services, health/mental health, public safety). Acts as legislative advocates for the County by assisting in developing, managing and maintaining strategic partnerships with elected officials, government agencies and other external stakeholders (e.g. State Associations, Community Based Organizations). Prepares various correspondence related to legislative affairs and internal performance metrics. Serves as the County's liaison to elected officials, legislative staff and government agencies at the local, State and Federal levels. Requirements SELECTION REQUIREMENTS: Three years of experience at the level of Analyst, CEO* analyzing and recommending solutions to problems in legislation and State and Federal budget proposals (e.g., tracking proposed legislation, determining impact of proposed legislation on an entity's programs and services, advocating at the State and Federal level for the support of measures that would enhance an entity's programs, revenues, operations, and services, and identifying State and Federal legislation and budget proposals which would negatively impact an entity's programs, finances and operations which the entity would oppose). *Experience at the level of Analyst, CEO in the service of Los Angeles County is gained working in a central agency or corporate headquarter, providing professional staff support to the head of an organization in the planning, coordination, direction and control of legislative analysis under general supervision. LICENSE: A valid California Class C Driver License or the ability to utilize an alternative method of transportation when needed to carry out job-related essential functions. PHYSICAL CLASS: 2- Light. Light physical effort which may include occasional light lifting to a 10 pound limit and so bending, stooping or squatting. Considerable walking may be involved. Additional Information OUR ASSESSMENT PROCESS Once we have determined that you meet the requirements, we will evaluate your fitness for this opportunity using two assessments: PART I: An online multiple choice test weighted at 75% assessing: Deductive Reasoning Professional Potential Achievement Coping with Uncertainty Responsibility Working to High Quality Standards Willingness to Learn Maintaining Good Working Relationships Analyzing Information Learning Quickly Generating New Ideas Using Time Efficiently Adapting to Change Applicants must achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on Part I - multiple choice test in order to proceed to Part II - writing assessment. MULTIPLE CHOICE TESTS ARE NOT REVIEWABLE BY CANDIDATES PER CIVIL SERVICE RULE 7.19. PART II: A writing assessment weighted at 25% measuring English Structure and Content, Written Expression, and Prioritizing Information. Applicants must meet the Selection Requirements and receive a passing score of 70% or higher on each weighted part in order to be placed on the eligible register. Many important notifications including Invitation letters to the test(s) will be sent electronically to the email address provided on application. It is important that candidates provide a valid email address. Please add gtung@hr.lacounty.gov , info@governmentjobs.com , talentcentral@shl.com , noreply@proctoru.com and donot-reply@amcatmail.com to your email address book and list of approved senders to prevent email notifications from being filtered as spam/junk/clutter mail. Los Angeles County will not consider claims of not viewing or receiving notification to be a valid reason for late test administration or rescheduling of a test component. TRANSFER OF TEST RESPONSES Applicants who have taken identical test questions recently for other exams will have their test responses automatically transferred to this examination. This examination contains test questions that may be used in the future for new examinations and your test responses may be transferred. TEST PREPARATION Study guides and other test preparation resources are available to help candidates prepare for employment tests. While the guides will help in preparing for the test, we advise you to review all related materials that you deem necessary. An interactive Online Test Preparation System for taking practice tests may be accessed on the Department of Human Resources website at http://hr.lacounty.gov/ . Please click on "Find a Job" and then "Job Search Toolkit." Test Preparation Information is located under the "Employment Test Assistance" section. Additional practice tests are available at http://www.shldirect.com/practice_tests.html . While these practice materials will help in preparing for the test, we advise you to review ALL related materials that you deem necessary. ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION The names of candidates receiving a passing score in the examination will be placed on the eligible register for a period of six (6) months following the date of promulgation. Applications will be processed on an as-received basis and promulgated to the eligible register accordingly. VACANCY INFORMATION The resulting eligible register will be used to fill vacancies in the Chief Executive Office as they occur. AVAILABLE SHIFT : Any APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION Applications must be filed online only. We must receive your application by 5:00 p.m., PT on the last day of filing. Applications submitted by U.S. Mail, Fax, or in person will not be accepted. Any required documents must be submitted within fifteen (15) calendar days from application submission. Note: If you are unable to attach documentation to your online application, you may email to gtung@hr.lacounty.gov . Please ensure to reference your attachment by writing your full name, Neogov Applicant ID, Examination Title, and Examination Number on the subject of your email. Apply online by clicking the green " Apply " button at the top right of this posting. You can also track the status of your application using this website. Fill out your application completely. The acceptance of your application depends on whether you have clearly shown that you meet the SELECTION REQUIREMENTS . Provide any relevant job experience in the spaces provided so we can evaluate your qualifications for the job. For each job held, give the name and address of your employer, your job title, beginning and ending dates, number of hours worked per week, description of work performed, and salary earned. If your application and/or supplemental questionnaire is incomplete, it will be rejected. IMPORTANT NOTES: ALL information included in the application materials is subject to VERIFICATION. We may reject your application at any point during the examination and hiring process, including after an appointment has been made. FALSIFICATION of any information may result in DISQUALIFICATION . Utilizing VERBIAGE from Class Specification and Selection Requirements serving as your description of duties WILL NOT be sufficient to meet the requirements. Doing so may result in an INCOMPLETE APPLICATION and you may be DISQUALIFIED . Test scores cannot be given over the telephone. FAIR CHANCE INITIATIVE The County of Los Angeles is a Fair Chance employer. Except for a very limited number of positions, you will not be asked to provide information about a conviction history unless you receive a contingent offer of employment. The County will make an individualized assessment of whether your conviction history has a direct or adverse relationship with the specific duties of the job, and consider potential mitigating factors, including, but not limited to, evidence and extent of rehabilitation, recency of the offense(s), and age at the time of the offense(s). If asked to provide information about a conviction history, any convictions or court records which are exempted by a valid court order do not have to be disclosed. SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER Please include your Social Security Number for record control purposes. Federal law requires that all employed persons have a Social Security Number. COMPUTER AND INTERNET ACCESS AT PUBLIC LIBRARIES For applicants who may not have regular access to a computer or the internet, you may borrow laptops and Wi-Fi hotspots from some public libraries throughout Los Angeles County to complete job applications. NO SHARING OF USER ID AND PASSWORD: All applicants must file their application online using their OWN user ID and password. Using a family member or friend's user ID and password may erase a candidate's original application record. ADA Coordinator Email: adarequests@hr.lacounty.gov Teletype Phone: (800) 899-4099 Alternate Teletype Phone: (800) 897-0077 California Relay Services Phone: (800) 735-2922 Department Contact Name: George Tung Department Contact Phone: (213) 351-7264 Department Contact Email: gtung@hr.lacounty.gov Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Feb 26, 2021
Full Time
With more than 10 million residents, Los Angeles County has the largest population of any county in the nation. As the largest employer in Southern California, with more than 37 diverse departments and over 2,300 different job descriptions, the County offers a lifetime of opportunities and careers. Be a part of something great! We are Los Angeles County Public Works, the largest municipal Public Works agency in the nation. With more than 4,000 employees, Public Works offers over 500 different types of career opportunities that promote professional and personal growth as well as a rewarding and exciting work environment. We will be accepting applications for Senior Application Developer position beginning: Monday, March 1, 2021 at 7:00a.m. Pacific Time (PT) - Until the needs of the service are met and is subject to closure without prior notice. EXAM NUMBER: C-2525-P We are seeking creative, innovative, ambitious developers who have a passion for technology and problem solving using leading edge technologies and methodologies. As a Senior Application Developer you will perform a wide range of application development related duties including analysis, design, evaluation, development, coding, testing and maintenance of complex application systems. You will apply your experience and in-depth knowledge of structured program design concepts and may act as a project lead providing technical guidance to entry and journey-level application developers. OUT-OF-CLASS EXPERIENCE WILL BE ACCEPTED FOR THIS EXAMINATION. REQUIRED EXPERIENCE MUST BE FULLY MET BY THE LAST DAY OF FILING. Essential Job Functions Your role as a Senior Application Developer : Codes, tests, and debugs complex application programs to create new business applications and interfaces or maintains/modifies existing business applications according to program specifications. Develops work plans and technical documents covering system architecture, conversion, integration, testing, and implementation for a system or complex enhancement to a system. Writes and executes programs to extract, transform, and load data for more complex system conversions. Participates in developing application development methodologies and standards. Provides technical guidance to team members by sharing technical information, trends, best practices, and conducting code reviews. Performs database related activities for a specific application. Oversees installation of application software. Conducts and/or participate in interviews to accurately identify, analyze, and document user's business requirements. Requirements REQUIREMENTS: You must meet any one of the following options: OPTION I: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor's degree* in Computer Science, Information Systems, or a closely related field** - AND - three (3) years of recent***, full-time**** experience coding, testing, and debugging application programs in a centralized Information Technology (IT) organization*****. OPTION II: One (1) year of experience at the level of Los Angeles County class of Application Developer II****** in a centralized Information Technology (IT) organization. OPTION III: Four (4) years of recent, full-time, experience coding, testing and debugging application programs in a centralized Information Technology (IT) organization. LICENSE: A valid California Class C Driver License or the ability to utilize an alternative method of transportation when needed to carry out job-related essential functions. PHYSICAL CLASS: 2 - Light: Light physical effort which may include occasional light lifting to a 10 pound limit, and some bending, stooping or squatting, considerate walking may be involved. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS: Knowledge and experience with any the following technologies and practices is highly desirable: General understanding of algorithms and data structures. Basic understanding of TCP/IP and networking. Experience documenting integrations and application architectures. Experience with one of the following major database platforms: Oracle, SQL Server, or PostgreSQL. General understanding of Application Development Security. Experience implementing N-Tier application program architecture. Experience developing Web Services to communicate with client-side scripts, 3rd party API's and other applications. Strong analytical, problem-solving and communication skills. SPECIAL REQUIREMENT INFORMATION: *Applicants MUST submit a legible copy of their college or university diploma or transcripts, which includes the date of graduation with your application or within five (5) calendar days from filing. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable; however official transcripts will be required at the time of appointment. Applications submitted without the required diploma or transcripts will be rejected as incomplete. **Closely related fields include Computer Engineering; Computer Information systems; Computer Science and Engineering; Electrical Engineering and Computer Science; Management Information systems; and Mathematics with Computer Science. Any degree that is not specifically listed will be reviewed by IT subject matter experts to determine whether the degree qualifies. ***Recent is defined as experience gained within the last five (5) years. ****Full-time experience is evaluated on the basis of a verifiable 40-hour work week. Work performed part-time will be prorated on a month-to-month basis. *****Centralized IT organization is defined in the County of Los Angeles as that which is responsible, under the direction or guidance of the Chief Information Technology official for the department or major organization, for providing comprehensive IT services including analysis, design, acquisition, and/or development, implementation, maintenance, or support of information systems; and in which the work performed is in direct relationship to the IT requirements and initiatives of the department or major organization unit. ******Experience at the level of an Application Developer II in the service of Los Angeles County is defined as under general supervision, analyzes, designs, evaluates, develops, codes, tests, and maintains application systems. VERIFICATION OF EXPERIENCE: Experience gained in a position performing similar kinds of work which provides the knowledge, skills, and abilities required for the higher level positions will be accepted. Experience claimed will be verified and evaluated to determine if the type, level or length of experience is qualifying. Applicants must supply sufficient information for this evaluation to be made. Applicants claiming such experience in County service must present, within (5) five calendar days of filing, written proof of this experience in a Verification of Experience Letter (VOEL) signed and approved by their Departmental Human Resources Manager or authorized representative. Credit will only be given for out-of-class experience to meet the requirements. Additional Information EXAMINATION CONTENT: An interview weighted 100% covering education, experience, work style, and general ability to perform the duties of the position. Candidates must achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on the interview in order to be placed on the eligible register. ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION: The names of candidates receiving a passing grade in the examination will be placed on the eligible register in the order of their score group for a period of twelve (12) months following the date of promulgation. Applications will be processed on an "as-received" basis and those earning a passing grade will be promulgated to the eligible register accordingly. NO PERSON MAY COMPETE IN THIS EXAMINATION MORE THAN ONCE EVERY (12) MONTHS. SPECIAL INFORMATION : The County of Los Angeles is a Fair Chance employer. Except for a very limited number of positions, you will not be asked to provide information about a conviction history unless you receive a contingent offer of employment . The County will make an individualized assessment of whether your conviction history has a direct or adverse relationship with the specific duties of the job, and consider potential mitigating factors, including, but not limited to, evidence and extent of rehabilitation, recency of the offense(s), and age at the time of the offense(s). If asked to provide information about a conviction history, any convictions or court records which are exempted by a valid court order do not have to be disclosed. VACANCY INFORMATION: The list of successful candidates created from this exam will be used to fill vacancies within the Information Technology Divison. APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION: Fill out your application completely. The acceptance of your application will depend on whether you have clearly shown that you meet the REQUIREMENTS . Provide any relevant education, training, and experience in the spaces provided so we can evaluate your qualifications for the job. For each job held, give the name and address of your employer, your job title, beginning and ending dates, and description of work performed. All information included in the application materials is subject to VERIFICATION at any point during the examination and hiring process, including after an appointment has been made. IMPORTANT NOTES: FALSIFICATION of any information may result in DISQUALIFICATION or RESCISSION OF APPOINTMENT . Utilizing VERBIAGE from Class Specification and/or Requirements serving as your description of duties WILL NOT be sufficient to meet the requirements. Doing so may result in an INCOMPLETE APPLICATION and you may be DISQUALIFIED . APPLICATIONS MUST BE FILED ONLINE ONLY. APPLICATIONS SUBMITTED BY U.S. MAIL, FAX, OR IN PERSON WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. Apply online by clicking on the green "Apply" button at the top right of this posting. You can also track the status of your application using this website. Note: If you are unable to attach required documents, you must email them to bbaiz@dpw.lacounty.gov within five (5) calendar days from filing. Please include your name, exam number, and exam title on the documents. CLICK HERE FOR ADDITIONAL EMPLOYMENT INFORMATION! CONTACT INFORMATION: Department Contact Name: Barbara Baiz Department Contact Phone: (626) 458-2141 Department Contact Email: bbaiz@dpw.lacounty.gov ADA Coordinator Phone: (626) 458-2141 Teletype Phone: (626) 282-7829 California Relay Services: (800) 735-2922 Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Feb 26, 2021
Full Time
TYPE OF RECRUITMENT Open Competitive Job Opportunity EXAM NUMBER M0830Y-R FILING DATES APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED STARTING FEBRUARY 26, 2021 AT 8:00 A.M. (PT) The first review of applications will take place on March 12, 2021. This examination will remain open until the needs of the service are met and is subject to closure without prior notice. BENEFIT INFORMATION: The County of Los Angeles offers an excellent benefits package which includes a Cafeteria Benefit Plan, Contributory Defined Benefit Retirement Plan, matched 401(k) Savings and Deferred Compensation & Thrift Plans, 12 paid Holidays, 10 paid leave days and an option to buy one to 20 more, and flexible work schedules. DEFINITION: Under the general direction of a CEO manager, assists the CEO to manage the County's administrative and financial affairs related to legislation. CLASSIFICATION STANDARDS: Positions in this class provide expert professional staff support to the CEO in the planning, coordination, direction and control of specialized County functions such as the County budget, finance, operations, capital projects, legislative analysis, organization and management studies, employee relations, classification and compensation policy, risk management, marketing, asset management, and unincorporated area services functions. Employees in this position may provide supervision to a team of analysts or serve in a lead, project manager or consultant role for any assignment in one or more of the above fields of specialization. The employee must know and expertly apply a comprehensive knowledge of concepts, practices and procedures to complete complex assignments or know and proficiently apply a broad knowledge of concepts, practices and procedures to complete difficult assignments and apply a basic knowledge of the concepts, practices and procedures of other field(s) of specialization to complete interdisciplinary assignments. The employee plans, conducts and supervises major assignments and reviews and evaluates results, on own initiative recommends new policies or programs to meet unforeseen or unmet needs, operates with substantial latitude for unreviewed action or decision, and performs administrative tasks for the organization on behalf of the unit manager. Essential Job Functions Leads the pursuit of complex County-sponsored legislation at the Federal and/or State level. Collaborates in the selection and pursuit of complex co-sponsored legislation at the Federal and/or State level. Reviews State and/or Federally complex legislation and budget proposals by working directly with County departments to analyze the fiscal, programmatic, and service impact to the County. Develops a list of the County's highest legislative priorities and policies by collaborating with County departments and other internal stakeholders (e.g. Board of Supervisors, Commissions, Departmental Divisions). Updates the County's Federal and State Legislative Agendas by working with County departments to review existing agendas and to submit recommendations for changes to existing, new, and/or deletion of obsolete policies. Analyzes complex proposals by policy area in the Federal and State budgets by reviewing, evaluating, and reporting on all the items contained in each of the budgets by policy area (e.g. social services, health/mental health, public safety). Acts as a legislative advocate for the County by assisting in developing, managing and maintaining strategic partnerships with elected officials, government agencies and other external stakeholders (e.g. State Associations, Community Based Organizations) Prepares various correspondence related to legislative affairs and internal performance metrics. Serves as the County's liaison to elected officials, legislative staff and government agencies at the local, State and Federal levels. Develops and administers training to County departments on the Federal and State legislative and budget process to ensure that County departments are effective and contributing partners in the advocacy efforts of the County. Requirements SELECTION REQUIREMENTS: Three (3) years of experience at the level of Senior Analyst, CEO* analyzing and recommending solutions to problems in legislation and State and Federal budget proposals (e.g., tracking proposed legislation, determining impact of proposed legislation on an entity's programs and services, advocating at the State and Federal level for the support of measures that would enhance an entity's programs, revenues, operations, and services, and identifying State and Federal legislation and budget proposals which would negatively impact an entity's programs, finances and operations which the entity would oppose). * Experience at the level of Senior Anal yst, CEO in the service of Los Angeles Count y is gained in a central agency or corporate headquarter, working independently providing professional staff support to the head of an organization in the planning, coordination, direction and control of legislative analysis. LICENSE: A valid California Class C Driver License or the ability to utilize an alternative method of transportation when needed to carry out job-related essential functions. PHYSICAL CLASS: 2- Light. Involves light physical effort which may include occasional light lifting to a 10-pound limit, and some bending, stooping, or squatting. Considerable walking may be involved. Additional Information OUR ASSESSMENT PROCESS : Once we have determined that you meet the requirements, we will evaluate your fitness for this opportunity using two assessments: PART I: An online multiple choice test weighted at 75% assessing: Deductive Reasoning Professional Potential Achievement Coping with Uncertainty Responsibility Working to High Quality Standards Willingness to Learn Maintaining Good Working Relationships Analyzing Information Learning Quickly Generating New Ideas Using Time Efficiently Adapting to Change Applicants must achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on Part I - multiple choice test in order to proceed to Part II - writing assessment. MULTIPLE CHOICE TESTS ARE NOT REVIEWABLE BY CANDIDATES PER CIVIL SERVICE RULE 7.19. PART II: A writing assessment weighted at 25% measuring English Structure and Content, Written Expression, and Prioritizing Information. Applicants must meet the Selection Requirements and receive a passing score of 70% or higher on each weighted part in order to be placed on the eligible register. Many important notifications including invitation letters will be sent electronically to the email address provided on the application. It is important that you provide a valid email address. Please add ecervantes@hr.lacounty.gov , info@governmentjobs.com , talentcentral@shl.com , noreply@proctoru.com , and donot-reply@amcatmail.com to your email address book and list of approved senders to prevent email notifications from being filtered as spam/junk/clutter mail. Los Angeles County will not consider claims of not viewing or receiving notification to be a valid reason for late test administration or rescheduling of a test component. TRANSFER OF TEST RESPONSES : Applicants that have taken identical test questions recently for other exams will have their test responses automatically transferred to this examination. This examination contains test questions that may be used in the future for new examinations and your test responses may be transferred. TEST PREPARATION : Study guides and other test preparation resources are available to help candidates prepare for employment tests. While the guides will help in preparing for the test, we advise you to review all related materials that you deem necessary. An interactive, Online Test Preparation System for taking practice tests may be accessed on the Department of Human Resources website at http://hr.lacounty.gov/ . Please click on "Find a Job" and then "Job Search Toolkit." Test Preparation Information is located under the "Employment Test Assistance" section. Additional practice tests are available at http://www.shldirect.com/practice_tests.html . ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION : The names of candidates receiving a passing grade in the examination will be placed on the eligible register for a period of six (6) months following the date of promulgation. Applications will be processed on an as-received basis and promulgated to the eligible register accordingly. VACANCY INFORMATION : The re sulting eligible register will be used to fill vacancies at the Chief Executive Office as they occur. AVAILABLE SHIFT : Any APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION: Applications must be filed online only. We must receive your application by 5:00 p.m., PT on the last day of filing. Applications submitted by U.S. Mail, Fax, or in person will not be accepted. All related documents, IF ANY, must be received at the time of filing or within 15 calendar days from application submission. NOTE: If you are unable to attach documentation to your online application, you may email to ecervantes@hr.lacounty.gov. Please ensure to reference your attachment by writing your full name, Neogov Applicant ID, Examination Title, and Examination Number on the subject of your email.Apply online by clicking the green "Apply" button at the top right of this posting. You can also track the status of your application using this website. IMPORTANT NOTES: ALL information included in the application materials is subject to VERIFICATION . We may reject your application at any point during the examination and hiring process, including after an appointment has been made. FALSIFICATION of any information may result in DISQUALIFICATION . Utilizing VERBIAGE from Class Specification and Selection Requirements serving as your description of duties WILL NOT be sufficient to meet the requirements. Doing so may result in an INCOMPLETE APPLICATION and you may be DISQUALIFIED . Test scores cannot be given over the telephone. FAIR CHANCE INITIATIVE: The County of Los Angeles is a Fair Chance employer. Except for a very limited number of positions, you will not be asked to provide information about a conviction history unless you receive a contingent offer of employment . The County will make an individualized assessment of whether your conviction history has a direct or adverse relationship with the specific duties of the job, and consider potential mitigating factors, including, but not limited to, evidence and extent of rehabilitation, recency of the offense(s), and age at the time of the offense(s). If asked to provide information about a conviction history, any convictions or court records which are exempted by a valid court order do not have to be disclosed . SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER : Please include your Social Security Number for record control purposes. Federal law requires that all employed persons have a Social Security Number. COMPUTER AND INTERNET ACCESS AT PUBLIC LIBRARIES: For applicants who may not have regular access to a computer or the internet, you may borrow laptops and Wi-Fi hotspots from some public libraries throughout Los Angeles County to complete job applications. NO SHARING OF USER ID AND PASSWORD : All applicants must file their application online using their own user ID and password. Using a family member's or friend's user ID and password may erase a candidate's original application record. California Relay Services Phone: (800) 735-2922 ADA Coordinator Email: adarequests@hr.lacounty.gov Teletype Phone: (800) 899-4099 Alternate Teletype Phone: (800) 897-0077 Department Contact Name: Elia Cervantes Department Contact Phone: (213) 738-2037 Department Contact Email: ecervantes@hr.lacounty.gov Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Feb 26, 2021
Full Time
FIRST DAY OF FILING MARCH 2, 2021 AT 12:30 P.M. (PT) FILING WILL BE SUSPENDED AFTER THE FIRST 300 APPLICATIONS ARE RECEIVED OR BY FRIDAY, MARCH 5, 2021 AT 5:00 P.M. (PT), WHICHEVER OCCURS FIRST. APPLICATIONS RECEIVED AFTER THE FIRST 300 WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED. EXAM NUMBER: J6416P TYPE OF RECRUITMENT: OPEN COMPETITIVE JOB OPPORTUNITY DEFINITION Under general supervision, acts as a leadperson or performs the more skilled duties connected with the preparation and service of food in a County facility. CLASSIFICATION STANDARDS Positions allocable to this class typically work under the direction of a higher level food service worker or cook supervisor and are responsible for assisting in the preparation and service of food in a County facility. Incumbents may function as either a leadperson over a group of food service workers and/or contract employees, or may be assigned to perform the more skilled food preparation and service duties. In a large, complex organization such as a Sheriff's Department custody facility, incumbents may be assigned to perform routine food service duties. Incumbents are required to have basic knowledge of food handling and preparation methods, health and safety regulations, and be skilled in the operation and use of kitchen equipment. Incumbents must possess the ability to understand and follow both verbal and written instructions. Duties of the position require the ability to stand or walk for long periods of time along with the ability to bend, stoop, squat, and reach. Positions assigned to either the Sheriff's or Probation Department are required to work in a custody/detention facility. Essential Job Functions Acts as a leadperson over food service workers in the preparation of food items, while operating standard kitchen equipment used to peel, slice, strain, or mix various food ingredients. Assigns duties to and checks work performance of subordinate food service workers while in progress or upon completion. Performs light cooking duties such as preparing hot cakes, eggs or potatoes, or performs simple cooking in small quantities for service in the employees' dining rooms. Observes food in the process of cooking and monitors cooking time, ensuring foods are sufficiently cooked. Prepares and loads serving carts, transports food and utensils to dining halls, housing modules or patient rooms. Prepares and serves specially prescribed medical diets and nourishments without immediate supervision, prepares food trays and ensures that patients/inmates receive prescribed diets. Prepares, weighs, labels and apportions special diet food as prescribed by medical staff. Operates dishwashing equipment to clean dishes, utensils, pots and pans, cleans kitchen work areas, floors, food storage areas and kitchen equipment, collects and disposes of garbage or supervises food service workers performing these tasks. Assists in the receiving and storing of food supplies, retrieving food supplies, ingredients and condiments from kitchen storerooms. Bones, carves, and slices cooked roasts, poultry, and other meats, as required Acts as a leadperson, supervising and/or instructing youth in a County-sponsored program, as required Requirements MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS OPTION A: Six months' experience in the preparation, serving, or cooking of food. OPTION B: Completion of a recognized course in quantity food preparation and cooking of at least six months duration.* LICENSE A valid Class C California Driver License or the ability to utilize an alternative method of transportation when needed to carry out job-related essential functions. PHYSICAL CLASS Physical Class III - Moderate: Includes standing or walking most of the time, with bending, stooping, squatting, twisting, and reaching; includes working on irregular surfaces, occasionally lifting objects weighing over 25 pounds, and frequent lifting of 10-25 pounds. SPECIAL REQUIREMENT INFORMATION *Applicants expecting to qualify under Option B must attach a copy of the certificate from an accredited school confirming successful completion of a recognized course in quantity food preparation and cooking, at the time of filing, or within fifteen (15) calendar days from the date of application filing . Failure to provide the required documentation will result in application rejection . SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE As part of this application process, applicants will be required to complete a supplemental questionnaire. The questionnaire contains a pre-investigative questionnaire which will be utilized as part of the background investigation process to ensure applicants meet the standards set forth by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department. Applicants who fail the pre-investigative questionnaire will be disqualified and will have to wait twelve (12) months from the date of the disqualification in order to reapply. Additional Information EXAMINATION CONTENT This examination will consist of a computerized written test covering mathematical computation and conversion, word problems, spelling, and reading comprehension weighted 100%. TRANSFER SCORES Applicants that have taken any identical test with the Sheriff's Department within the last twelve (12) months will have their test scores automatically transferred to this examination. This examination may be used in the future for new examinations with the Sheriff's Department. Scores will be transferred to the new examination. Candidates may not be allowed to re-take any identical test for at least twelve (12) months. THE WRITTEN TEST IS NOT REVIEWABLE BY CANDIDATES PER CIVIL SERVICE RULE 7.19. CANDIDATES MUST ACHIEVE A PASSING SCORE 70% OR HIGHER IN ORDER TO BE PLACED ON THE ELIGIBLE REGISTER. TEST PREPARATION Study guides and other test preparation resources are available to help candidates prepare for written employment tests. An interactive, Online Test Preparation System for taking practice tests may be accessed at the Department of Human Resources website at http://hr.lacounty.gov/ . Please click on "Find a Job" and then "Job Search Toolkit." Test Preparation Information is located under the "Employment Test Assistance" section. While the guides will help for the test, we advise you to review all related materials that you deem necessary. ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION The names of candidates receiving a passing grade in the examination will be placed on the eligible register in the order of their score group for a period of twelve (12) months from the date of promulgation. Applications will be processed on an "as-received" basis and those receiving passing score will be promulgated to the eligible register accordingly. NO PERSON MAY COMPETE FOR THIS EXAMINATION MORE THAN ONCE EVERY TWELVE (12) MONTHS. SPECIAL INFORMATION SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATES MUST COMPLETE A THOROUGH BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION, INCLUDING FINGERPRINT SEARCH. Examples of disqualifying factors include: Any felony convictions; job related misdemeanor convictions; certain serious traffic convictions or patterns of traffic violations (3 moving violations in one year; failure to appear; at fault accidents; suspended license; driving under the influence); poor credit history; poor employment history; substance abuse; anyone on probation. ZERO TOLERANCE POLICY IF HIRED The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department (Department) has a "zero tolerance" policy for its employees for the following: use of narcotics, controlled substances, and/or prescription drugs without a prescription. use of marijuana with or without a prescription. Any employee found in violation of this policy will be subject to discharge. VACANCY INFORMATION The eligible register resulting from this examination will be used to fill vacancies within the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, Custody General and Specialized Division, Custody Food Services. AVAILABLE SHIFT Any Shift APPOINTEES MUST BE WILLING TO WORK ANY SHIFT, INCLUDING EVENINGS, NIGHTS WEEKENDS, AND HOLIDAYS. APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION APPLICATIONS MUST BE FILED ONLINE ONLY - APPLICATIONS SUBMITTED BY U.S. MAIL, FAX, OR IN PERSON WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. All applicants are required to submit a Standard County of Los Angeles Employment application and supplemental questionnaire ONLINE only. Resumes cannot be accepted in lieu of applications, although resumes and supporting documents may be uploaded as attachments to the online application. Fill out your application and supplemental questionnaire completely. Provide any relevant education, training, and experience in the spaces provided so we may evaluate your qualifications for the job. All information is subject to verification and applications may be rejected at any time during the selection process. The acceptance of your application depends on whether you have clearly shown that you meet the MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS and you have completely filled out your application. Apply online by clicking on the green "Apply" button at the top right of this posting. You can also track the status of your application using this website. Your application and supplemental questionnaire must be submitted electronically by 5:00 p.m., PT, on the last day of filing. IMPORTANT NOTES: Please note that ALL information included in the application materials is subject to VERIFICATION at any point during the examination and hiring process, including after an appointment has been made. FALSIFICATION of any information may result in DISQUALIFICATION or RESCISSION OF APPOINTMENT . Utilizing VERBIAGE from Class Specification and Minimum Requirements serving as your description of duties WILL NOT be sufficient to demonstrate that you meet the requirements. Doing so may result in an INCOMPLETE APPLICATION and you may be DISQUALIFIED. CORRESPONDENCE AND UPDATES WILL BE SENT VIA E-MAIL For the foreseeable future, all notices including invitation letters, result letters and notices of non-acceptance will be sent electronically to the email address provided on the application. It is important that you provide a valid email address. Please add frmartin@lasd.org and info@governmentjobs.com to your email address book and list of approved senders to prevent email notifications from being filtered as spam/junk/clutter mail. Please note, if you opt out of receiving emails, you can visit governmentjobs.com, log into your profile and check your inbox. The inbox retains a copy of all emails sent, for your records. NOTE: Candidates who apply online must upload any required documents as attachments during application submission. If you are unable to attach required documents, you may fax the documents to (323) 415-2580 at the time of filing, or within fifteen (15 ) calendar days from the date of application filing. Failure to provide the required documentation will result in application rejection. Please include your Name, the Exam Number, and the Exam Title on the faxed documents. SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER : Please include your Social Security Number for record control purposes. Federal law requires that all employed persons have a Social Security Number. NO SHARING OF USER ID AND PASSWORD : All applicants must file their application online using their OWN user ID and password. Using a family member or friend's user ID and password may erase a candidate's original application record. California Relay Services Phone: (800) 735-2922 ADA Coordinator Phone: (213) 229-1621 Teletype Phone: (213) 626-0251 Department Contact Name: Professional Examinations Unit Department Contact Phone: (323) 526-5611 Department Contact Email: sheriffexamsunit @lasd.org Closing Date/Time: 3/5/2021 5:00 PM Pacific
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Feb 26, 2021
Full Time
COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES OFFICE OF THE COUNTY COUNSEL FILING START DATE February 26, 2021, at 8:00 a.m. (PDT) This examination will remain open until the needs of the service are met and is subject to closure without prior notice. EXAM NUMBER U9206T TYPE OF RECRUITMENT Open Competitive Job Opportunity BENEFITS INFORMATION The County of Los Angeles offers an excellent benefits package which includes a Cafeteria Benefit Plan, Contributory Defined Benefit Retirement Plan, Deferred Compensation & Thrift Plans, and 12 paid Holidays. DEFINITION: Performs difficult legal work in representing the Board of Supervisors, the County and its departments/agencies on legal issues and in litigation involving complex issues of public agency and civil law. CLASSIFICATION STANDARDS: These journey level positions are allocated only to the Office of the County Counsel. Deputy County Counsel positions are characterized by and responsible for assignments involving a full range of matters involving complex issues, the resolution of which have the potential to negatively impact the County's programs, policies or operations or may result in serious monetary losses. Incumbents are expected to exercise well-developed legal skills and knowledge and act independently under general oversight and direction. In addition, incumbents must possess the ability to appear in federal and state court, and administrative hearings. Essential Job Functions Represents, advises and prepares legal documents for one or more County departments, special boards, commissions, or other governmental bodies whose functions regularly require the resolution of difficult legal issues regarding their powers, functions, jurisdiction, procedures, and operations. Represents the County in difficult litigation involving such areas as tort liability, contract, regulatory actions, zoning, labor, workers' compensation, probate or juvenile dependency. Works with County departments to draft and pursue legislation, ordinances, and amendments to State and County codes. Requirements SELECTION REQUIREMENTS: Two years of experience in the practice of public agency law*, or civil law experience in areas such as probate, contracts, healthcare, employment, workers' compensation, real property, environmental, land use, litigation, intellectual property, or child dependency proceedings. *Public agency law refers to experience working for the government of a State or political subdivision thereof; any public agency of the United States, a State, or a political subdivision of a State; or any interstate government agency. LICENSE: Admission to practice law in all courts of California**. A valid California Class C Driver License or the ability to utilize an alternative method of transportation when needed to carry out job-related essential functions. PHYSICAL CLASS: 2 - Light. Light physical effort which may include occasional light lifting to a 10-pound limit, and some bending, stooping or squatting. Considerable walking may be involved. Additional Information SPECIAL REQUIREMENT INFORMATION **All applicants MUST submit the following with their online application at the time of filing, or within 15 calendar days from the application submission date: A copy of a valid and active California Bar card with a visible watermark of the year - OR - A printed copy of the member profile information from the State Bar of California website, with an "Active" status designation. If you are unable to attach the required document(s), you must email them to: CoCoExams@counsel.lacounty.gov . Applications received without this required documentation, at the time of filing or within 15 calendars from the application submission date, will be rejected as incomplete. AT THE TIME OF FILING , you are encouraged to provide a copy of your resume, which details relevant professional experience. Any materials enclosed with the application will NOT be returned. Please DO NOT attach or upload your writing samples, or confidential case files to your application. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS: Experience in representing clients in administrative hearings***. Experience as a trial attorney. Additional points will be granted to candidates with experience beyond the selection requirements. ***Administrative hearings is defined as a hearing before any governmental agency Adjudicators, Hearing Officers or before an administrative law judge. EXAMINATION CONTENT This examination will consist of an Evaluation of Experience, based on application information, weighted 100%. Candidates must achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on the examination in order to be placed on the eligible register. ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION The names of applicants receiving a passing grade in the examination will be placed on the eligible register in the order of their score group for a period of twelve (12) months following the date of promulgation. Applicants will be processed on an as-received basis and promulgated to the eligible register accordingly. NO PERSON MAY COMPETE FOR THIS EXAMINATION MORE THAN ONCE EVERY TWELVE (12) MONTHS. VACANCY INFORMATION The resulting eligible register for this examination will be used to fill vacancies in the Dependency Division. Passing this examination and being placed on the eligible register does not guarantee an offer of employment. This position is assigned to the Office of the County Counsel's Dependency Division at Monterey Park or Antelope Valley. AVAILABLE SHIFT Day BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION All County Counsel employees are fingerprinted and subject to a criminal background check by the State Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). Employment is contingent upon passing this background check. Job-related convictions as defined by County policy, or the requirements of a "sensitive position" might result in a disqualification of the appointment. APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION The acceptance of your application depends on whether or not you have clearly shown that you meet the SELECTION REQUIREMENTS. Please ensure that your application contains detailed experience listed in the Selection Requirements and Desirable Qualifications in order to receive full credit for experience. For each job held, give the name and address of your employer, your job title, beginning and ending dates, and description of work performed. All information supplied by applicants is subject to verification. Applicants may be rejected at any stage of the selection process. Applications must be filed online only. Applications submitted by U.S. Mail, Fax, or in person will not be accepted. We must receive your application by 5:00 pm, PST, on the last day of filing. Apply online by clicking on the green "Apply" button for this posting. You can also track the status of your application using this website. Many important notifications including invitation letters will be sent electronically to the email address provided on the application. It is important that you provide a valid email address. Please add "smillan@counsel.lacounty.gov" and info@governmentjobs.com to your email address and list of approved senders to prevent email notifications from being filtered as spam/junk/clutter mail. Applicants have the ability to opt out of emails from LA County. If you unsubscribe, you will not receive any email notification for any examination for which you apply with Los Angeles County. SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER Please include your Social Security Number for record control purposes. Federal law requires that all employed persons have a Social Security Number. NO SHARING OF USER ID AND PASSWORD All applicants must file their application online using their own user ID and password. Using a family member's or friend's user ID and password may erase a candidate's original application record. DEPARTMENT CONTACT Stephanie S. Millan, Exams Analyst (213) 974-0828 smillan@counsel.lacounty.gov ADA COORDINATOR TELEPHONE (213) 974-1570 TELETYPE PHONE (800) 899-4099 ALTERNATE TELETYPE PHONE (800) 897-0077 CALIFORNIA RELAY SERVICES PHONE (800) 735-2922 Closing Date/Time: Continuous
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Feb 25, 2021
Full Time
COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES OFFICE OF THE COUNTY COUNSEL EXAM NUMBER U9207E FILING START DATE February 24, 2021, at 8:00 a.m. (PST) and remain open until the needs of the Department are met. Filing may close without notice. REBULLTIN INFORMATION This announcement is a rebulletin to reopen the filing period of this examination. Persons who have already applied within the last 12 months need not reapply, but may submit additional information by the last date of filing. TYPE OF RECRUITMENT Open Competitive Job Opportunity Open Continuous OUT-OF-CLASS EXPERIENCE No out-of-class experience will be accepted. BENEFIT INFORMATION The County of Los Angeles offers an excellent benefits package which includes a Cafeteria Benefit Plan, Contributory Defined Benefit Retirement Plan, Matched 401(k) Savings and Deferred Compensation & Thrift Plans, 12 paid Holidays, 10 paid leave days and option to buy one to 20 more days. DEFINITION Performs the most difficult legal assignments in providing advice to and representing the Board of Supervisors and the County and its departments/agencies in litigation and may supervise subordinate attorneys. CLASSIFICATION STANDARDS These positions are allocated only to the Office of the County Counsel and typically receive general direction, from an Assistant County Counsel, primarily pertaining to policy. Senior Deputy County Counsel positions are responsible for assignments involving the most difficult and complex legal matters which requires a high degree of initiative, skill and specialized legal knowledge or acting as principal legal advisor to a large County department or special district. This class is the first level at which supervisory duties may be assigned and requires that incumbents be able to exercise knowledge of the principles of supervision and have a thorough knowledge of legal principles and their application. Essential Job Functions Represents the County and County-related agencies in State and federal court litigation, and administrative proceedings, relating to code enforcement, consumer protection, environmental justice and public health, and/or affirmative litigation where County is the plaintiff. Provides legal advice and representation to the Board of Supervisors, County departments, and County-related agencies concerning code enforcement, consumer protection, environmental and public health issues, and affirmative litigation when the County is the plaintiff. Works closely with other lawyers, County departments, and the Board of Supervisors on code enforcement team to enforce violations of County Code and protect consumers. Coordinates with County officials, other jurisdictions, and State, regional and local agencies on litigation involving consumer protection, code enforcement, affirmative litigation, and/or environmental justice and public health issues. Requirements SELECTION REQUIREMENTS Seven (7) years' experience in civil litigation; five (5) years of which must include experience in the areas of complex litigation*, code enforcement, consumer protection, civil rights, or environmental justice/public health matters. LICENSE **Admission to practice law in all courts of California. A valid California Class C Driver License or the ability to utilize an alternative method of transportation when needed to carry out job-related essential functions. PHYSICAL CLASS Physical Class II - Light: Light physical effort which may include occasional light lifting to a 10-pound limit, and some bending, stooping or squatting. Considerable walking may be involved. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS Experience beyond the selection requirements in the areas of complex litigation, particularly representing plaintiffs, including litigation of consumer protection, code enforcement, civil rights, environmental justice, or public health matters. Experience representing local, state or federal government entities in litigation as the plaintiff. Experience as a city, county or federal prosecutor. Additional Information SPECIAL REQUIREMENT INFORMATION *Complex litigation is defined as legal cases involving multiple parties, difficult legal issues, extensive motion practice, and/or large number of witnesses. All applicants MUST include a copy of a valid and active California Bar card at the time of filing, or within 15 calendar days from the application submission date: **A legible copy of a valid and active California Bar card with a visible watermark of the current year -OR- a printed copy of the member profile information with the State Bar of California website, with an "Active" status designation. Applications received without this required documentation will be rejected as incomplete. Any materials provided with the application will NOT be returned. Please do not attach or upload your writing samples or confidential files to your application. EXAMINATION CONTENT This examination will consist of an evaluation of experience, training and desirable qualifications based on application information and supplemental questionnaire, weighted 100%. Candidates must achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on the examination in order to be placed on the eligible register. ELIGIBLE INFORMATION The names of candidates receiving a passing grade in this examination will be placed on the eligible register in the order of their score group for a period of 12 months following the date of promulgation. Applicants will be processed on an as-received basis and promulgated to the eligible register accordingly. RETAKE: NO PERSON MAY COMPETE FOR THIS EXAMINATION MORE THAN ONCE EVERY TWELVE (12) MONTHS. VACANCY INFORMATION The resulting eligible register for this examination will be used to fill vacancies in the Office of the County Counsel. Passing this examination and being placed on the eligible register does not guarantee an offer of employment. AVAILABLE SHIFT Day APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION Applications must be filed online only. We must receive your application by the last day of filing. Any additional documents, if any, must be received at the time of filing or within fifteen (15) calendar days from application submission. Applications submitted by U.S. Mail, Fax, or in person will not be accepted. Note: If you are unable to attach documentation to your online application, you may email it to CoCoExams@counsel.lacounty.gov . Please ensure to reference your attachment by writing you full name, examination title, and examination number on the subject of your email. Apply online by clicking on the "Apply" button at the top right of this posting. You can also track the status of your application using this website. Provide any relevant job experience in the spaces provided so we can evaluate you qualifications for the job. For each job held, give the name and address of your employers, your job title, beginning and ending dates, number of hours worked per week and description of work performed. The acceptance of your application depends on whether you have clearly shown that you meet the REQUIREMENTS . If your application is incomplete, it will be rejected. IMPORTANT NOTES All information is subject to verification. We may reject your application at any time during the examination and hiring process, including after appointment has been made. Falsification of any information may result in disqualification or rescission of appointment. SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER Please include your Social Security Number for record control purposes. Federal law requires that all employed persons have a Social Security Number. NO SHARING OF USER ID AND PASSWORD All applicants must file their application online using their own user ID and password. Using a family member's or friend's user ID and password may erase a candidate's original application record. FAIR CHANCE INITIATIVE The County of Los Angeles is a Fair Chance employer. Except for a very limited number of positions, you will not be asked to provide information about a conviction history unless you receive a contingent offer of employment . The County will make an individual assessment of whether your conviction history has a direct or adverse relationship with the specific duties of the job, and consider potential mitigation factors, including, but not limited to, evidence and extent of rehabilitation, recency of the offense(s), and age at the time of the offense(s). If asked to provide information about a conviction history, any convictions or court records which are exempted by a valid court order do no have to be disclosed. BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION All County Counsel employees are fingerprinted and subject to a criminal background check by the State Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). Employment is contingent upon passing this background check. Job-related convictions as defined by County policy, or the requirements of a "sensitive position" might result in a disqualification of the appointment. DEPARTMENT CONTACT Stephanie S. Millan, Exams Analyst smillan@counsel.lacounty.gov (213) 974-0828 ADA COORDINATOR TELEPHONE (213) 974-1570 TELETYPE PHONE (800) 899-4099 ALTERNATE TELETYPE PHONE (800) 897-0077 CALIFORNIA RELAY SERVICES PHONE (800) 735-2922 Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Feb 25, 2021
Full Time
DEPARTMENT OF PARKS & RECREATION FILING STARTS: FEBRUARY 24, 2021 8:00am(pt) FILING ENDS: MARCH 16, 2021 5:00pm(pt) EXAM NUMBER: D2949S TYPE OF RECRUITMENT : Open Competitive This announcement is a rebulletin to reopen the exam as an open competitive exam. CLASSIFICATION STANDARDS: Positions in this class work under the technical and administrative supervision of a supervising lake lifeguard or aquatics manager. Incumbents perform in one or rotate among a number of activities such as launch ramp or beach lead lifeguard or patrol boat operator. Incumbents in this class must exercise knowledge of first aid, swimming and lifesaving techniques, lake ordinances and rules, lake environmental conditions, operation of inboard power boats, extinguishing fires on boats, recovering distressed or sinking boats; and possess an understanding of department services, policies, procedures and techniques in order to perform on the more demanding assignments and to instruct and ensure that assigned lifeguards are performing in an effective manner. Essential Job Functions Provides technical direction to lifeguards engaged in controlling launch ramp traffic and responds to requests for assistance in resolving problems caused by recalcitrant or belligerent patrons, or any instances in which citations may be issued. Serves as lead lifeguard in charge of a section of shoreline by giving technical direction to ensure proper performance of assigned lifeguards. Deploys assigned lifeguards on a section of shoreline in appropriate locations according to crowd dispersion and hazards; requests additional lifeguards and reassigns or releases according to existing conditions. Responds to major incidents in assigned area such as multiple rescues, serious injuries or unruly crowds; notifies supervisor of situation and directs or participates in initial corrective action. Enforces lake ordinances prohibiting such activities as illegal fires, boats too close to shore, and drinking alcoholic beverages; cites persistent offenders, writes a narrative description and may testify in court as to facts of incidents. Conducts on-the-job training of lifeguards in the techniques, procedures and skills of lifesaving, first aid, and patrol boat operations using departmental approved practices; evaluates capability of subordinate lifeguards and advises supervisor of the findings. Operates a boat to patrol an assigned portion of, or an entire lake to enforce lake regulations and protect life and property by responding to emergency incidents. Responds to distressed boats and directs crew member in extinguishing fires, righting and towing sinking boats and rescuing persons in the water; swims to shore, distressed boats, or victims in the water when knowledge or skill required there is beyond capability of crew member. Directs crew members in the daily maintenance of the boat and in periodic sanding, painting and minor refitting of the boat; refers major repairs to specialists. Maintains log book reporting all activities of the patrol, prepares maintenance records and writes a complete report of all major incidents for use in investigations or legal proceedings. Engages in physical fitness program established by the department in order to maintain sufficient capability to perform lake lifesaving duties. Requirements MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE: Graduation from high school or its equivalent -AND- 1000 hours experience in open water lifeguarding in an ocean, pool, river or lake., including experience in the operation of an inboard engine boat, and the ability to swim 1000 meters within 18 minutes in a pool environment. Vision : At least 20/30 in each eye without correction. Hearing : There may be no greater than a 25 dB loss in the better ear as averaged over the test frequencies of 500, 1000, and 3000 Hz. There may not be a peak loss at any of the test frequencies greater than: 30 dB at 500 Hz 30 dB at 1000 Hz 40 dB at 2000 Hz 40 dB at 3000 Hz There may be no greater than a 35 dB loss in the worse ear as averaged over the test frequencies, and no peak loss greater than 45 dB at any of the test frequencies. In the case of a questionable, unusual, or borderline hearing loss, the applicant's record will be reviewed by the Occupational Health Service consultant in otolaryngology who will make a recommendation as to the applicant's employability and forward it to the Medical Director for final disposition. Age : At least 18 years of age. Physical Class IV - Arduous: Involves frequent heavy lifting over 25 pounds, often combined with bending, twisting, or working on irregular surfaces; and occasionally requires extraordinary physical activity. LICENSE: A valid California Class C Driver License is required.** Certification in open-water lifesaving from an agency authorized under the California Code Regulations, Health and Safety, Title 22, State First Aid Standards for Public Safety Personnel. Incumbents must have the physical strength, stamina and swimming skills to effect rescues in rough lake water conditions. Additional Information ** License Information : Successful applicants for positions that require driving must obtain and present a copy of his/her driving record from the California State Department of Motor Vehicles before being final appointment. Applicants should not present a copy of their driving history until asked to do so by the hiring department. The county will make an individualized assessment of whether an applicant's driving history has a direct or adverse relationship with the specific duties of the job. License must not be currently suspended, restricted or revoked, An EMT-1 Certificate of Completion must be obtained during the probationary period. EXAM CONTENT: This examination will consist of two (2) parts: PART I: This examination will consist of a 1,000 meter qualifying swim performance test. Candidates who complete the 1,000 meter swim test in 18 minutes or less will proceed to Part II of the examination. Only those candidate who pass the qualifying swim test will be eligible to proceed to part two. PART II: An oral interview covering education, training, boating experience, physical fitness and general ability to perform the essential duties of the position weighted 100%. Candidates must successfully complete part 1, the performance swim test within 18 minutes or less and achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on Part II of the examination in order to be placed on the eligible list. Candidates will not be allowed to participate in the examination without proper picture ID such as California Driver's License, California ID Card, or Passport. Candidate must come prepare with bathing suit and towel to take the swim test. FINGERPRINTING AND SECURITY CLEARANCE: Employment is subject to security clearance which may include fingerprinting. Any false statement or omission of material facts may cause forfeiture of employment rights. Information presented on employment applications, resumes and during the examination process is subject to verification. DRUG TESTING: Appointees for this position will be required to take and pass a urine drug screen as part of the pre-placement medical examination. The work week includes evenings, weekends and holidays. ANNUAL RE-CERTIFICATION: Those who are appointed temporary for this position may be eligible to work the following season without re-examination but will be required to engage in the physical fitness program established by the Department of Parks and Recreation in order to maintain capability to perform Lake Lifesaving duties. This includes annual certification of the ability to swim 500 meters in 10 minutes or less. VACANCY INFORMATION The resulting eligible list for this examination will be use to fill vacancies within the Department of Parks and Recreation for permanent and temporary positions. ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION The names of candidates receiving a passing grade in the examination will be placed on the eligible list in the order of their score group for a period of twelve (12) months from the date of promulgation. Available Shifts: - Any Application and Filing Information Application must be filed on-line. Application submitted by U.S. Mail, Fax or In-Person will not be accepted.All information is subject to verification. We may reject your application at any time during the selection process. INSTRUCTIONS FOR FILING ONLINE Go To: governmentjobs.com/careers/lacounty/promotionaljobs and search for "Senior Lake Lifeguard" Fill out your application completely. Provide any relevant education, training, and experience in the spaces provided so we can evaluate your qualifications for the job. FAIR CHANCE INITIATIVE: The County of Los Angeles is a Fair Chance employer. Except for a very limited number of positions, you will not be asked to provide information about a conviction history unless you receive a contingent offer of employment . The County will make an individualized assessment of whether your conviction history has a direct or adverse relationship with the specific duties of the job, and consider potential mitigating factors, including, not limited to, evidence and extent of rehabilitation, recency of the offense(s), and age at the time of the offense(s). If asked to provide information about a conviction history, any convictions or court records which are exempted by a valid court order do not have to be disclosed. NOTE: Applicants have the ability to opt out of emails from LA County. If you unsubscribe, you will not receive any email notification for any examination for which you apply with Los Angeles County. Regardless of whether you choose to unsubscribe, you can always check for notifications by logging into governmentjobs.com and viewing your profile Inbox, which save a copy of all emailed notices. It is your responsibility to take the above steps to view correspondence. Los Angeles County will not consider claims of not viewing or receiving notification to be a valid reason for late test administration or rescheduling of a test component. Department Contact Name: Sharon King Department Contact Number: 626-588-5112 Department contact Email: sking@parks.lacounty.gov ADA Coordinator: 626-588-5109 California Relay Services Phone: (800)735-2922 Teletype Phone (213) 427-6118 Closing Date/Time: 3/16/2021 5:00 PM Pacific
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Feb 25, 2021
Full Time
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES ORIGINAL FILING DATE: 05-17-2013 Until the needs of the service are met and is subject to closure without prior notice. EXAM NUMBER: Y9035Q TYPE OF RECRUITMENT Open Competitive Job Opportunity REBULLETIN INFORMATION: THIS ANNOUNCEMENT IS A REBULLETIN TO UPDATE THE SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONS AND UPDATE THE APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION. PERSONS WHO HAVE APPLIED WITHIN THE LAST 12 MONTHS NEED NOT REAPPLY, BUT MAY SUBMIT ADDITIONAL INFORMATION IF THEY WISH. THE INFORMATION SUBMITTED MUST CONTAIN THE CORRECT EXAM NUMBER AND NAME. DEFINITION: Performs a wide variety of professional social work services for persons suffering from severe mental and emotional disturbances; and assists patients and their families in understanding and finding solutions to complex problems that lead to and result from mental illness and severe emotional disturbances. Essential Job Functions Interviews individuals and/or their families to obtain a family, social work, medical, and mental health treatment history. Makes an assessment of the patient's functioning in his/her environmental setting. Establishes a treatment plan designed to resolve or cope with the mental or emotional problem. The treatment plan may include individual, group, family or conjoint therapy, and/or referral to another treatment source such as a psychologist, vocational or rehabilitation counselor, psychiatrist for medication or another agency. Provides psychotherapy to individuals, groups, families, and significant others. Determines the duration of the therapy, the priorities of the problems to be dealt with, the therapy methods, and the need for changes in the treatment goals at successive intervals during treatment process. Interviews persons seeking psychiatric assistance on an emergency basis and utilizes crisis intervention techniques to prevent hospitalization and to aid the person in dealing with the emotional crisis. Assists clients, families, and significant others in understanding the mental health problem and their reactions to the problems, accepting the need for treatment, working toward the solution of the problem and stresses interfering with treatment or social functioning, modifying unrealistic attitudes and strengthening patients and families and significant others toward gaining their acceptance of and participation in treatment recommendations. Requirements MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS A valid and active license as a License Clinical Social Worker issued by the California Department of Consumer Affairs, Board of Behavioral Sciences. PHYSICAL CLASS II - Light: Light physical effort which may include occasional light lifting to a 10 pound limit, and some bending, stooping or squatting. Considerable walking may be involved. LICENSE: A valid and active license as a LicensedClinical Social Worker issued by the California Department of Consumer Affairs, Board of Behavioral Sciences. A valid California Class C Driver License or the ability to utilize an alternative method of transportation when needed to carry out job-related essential functions. SPECIAL REQUIREMENT INFORMATION Please be sure to write the title of your required license, certificate, and/or permit, the number, date of issued, date of expiration and the name of the issuing agency as specified in the Minimum Requirements. Attached a legible photocopy of the required license, certificate, and/or permit of compliance to your application at the time of filing or fax the required evidence to us within 15 calendar days from the date of filing your application online. Applications submitted without the required license, certificate, and/or permit will be considered incomplete until such information is provided. The original license, certificate, and/or permit must be presented during the selection process and prior to appointment. The required license, certificate, and/or permit MUST be current and unrestricted; a conditional, provisional, probationary or restricted license will NOT be accepted. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS A Doctoral* degree from accredited school of Social Work. *In order to receive credit for Desirable Qualifications, applicant must attach a valid legible photocopy of your Doctoral degree in Social Work to your application at the time of filing or fax to us within 15 calendar days from the date of filing your application online. Additional Information EXAMINATION CONTENT This examination will consist of an evaluation of your education and experience based on application information, and desirable qualifications, weighted 100%. Candidates must achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on this examination to be added to the eligible register. ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION Applications will be processed on an "as-received" basis and those receiving a passing score will be promulgated to the eligible register accordingly. The names of candidates receiving a passing grade in the examination will be placed on the eligible register in the order of their score group for a period of twelve (12) months following the date of promulgation. NO PERSON MAY COMPETE IN THIS EXAMINATION MORE THAN ONCE EVERY TWELVE (12) MONTHS. VACANCY INFORMATION The eligible register for this examination will be used to fill vacancies throughout the Department of Health Services as they occur. SPECIAL INFORMATION Appointees may be required to work any shift, including evenings, nights, weekends and holidays. AVAILABLE SHIFT: Any APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION APPLICATIONS MUST BE FILED ONLINE ONLY. APPLICATIONS SUBMITTED BY U.S. MAIL, FAX OR IN PERSON WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. Apply online by clicking on the "Apply" tab for this posting. You can also track the status of your application using this website. All information is subject to verification. We may reject your application at any time during the examination and hiring process, including after appointment has been made. Falsification of any information may result in disqualification or rescission of appointment . Utilizing VERBIAGE from Class Specification and Minimum Requirements serving as your description of duties WILL NOT be sufficient to demonstrate that you meet the requirements. Doing so may result in an INCOMPLETE APPLICATION and you may be DISQUALIFIED. This examination will remain open until the needs of the service are met. Application filing may be suspended at any time with or without advance notice. Fill out your application completely. The acceptance of your application depends on whether you have clearly shown that you meet the REQUIREMENTS. Provide any relevant education, training, and experience in the spaces provided so we can evaluate your qualifications for the job. For each job held, give the name and address of your employer, your job title, beginning and ending dates, number of hours worked per week, and description of work performed. If your application is incomplete, it will be rejected. Applications electronically received after 5:00 p.m., PST, on the last of filing will not be accepted. NOTE: If you are unable to attach documents to your application, you must e-mail the required documents to the Exam Analyst, Hilary Hocking at hhocking@dhs.lacounty.gov within 15 calendar days of filing online. Please include the exam number and the exam title in your email. Notification Letters and other correspondences will be sent electronically to the email address provided on the application. It is important that applicants provide a valid email address. Please add hhocking@dhs.lacounty.gov and info@governmentjobs.com to your email address book and to the list of approved senders to prevent email notifications from being filtered as SPAM/JUNK mail. SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER Please include your Social Security Number for record control purposes. Federal law requires that all employed persons have a Social Security Number. COMPUTER AND INTERNET ACCESS AT PUBLIC LIBRARIES For candidates who may not have regular access to a computer or the internet, applications can be completed on computers at public libraries throughout Los Angeles County. NO SHARING OF USER ID AND PASSWORD All applicants must file their application online using their own user ID and password. Using a family member's or friend's user ID and password may erase a candidate's original application record. DEPARTMENT CONTACT Hilary Hocking, Exam Analyst (323) 914-8356 hhocking@dhs.lacounty.gov ADA COORDINATOR PHONE (323) 914-7124 CALIFORNIA RELAY SERVICES PHONE (800) 735-2922 Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Feb 25, 2021
Full Time
EXAM NUMBER: PH7959A FIRST DAY OF FILING : March 2, 2021 at 12:30 p.m., Pacific Time (PT) Filing will be suspended after the first 1 0 0 qualified applications are received or by Friday, March 5, 2021 at 5:00 p.m., PT, whichever occurs first. Applications received after the first 1 00 qualified will not be considered. TYPE OF RECRUITMENT: Open Competitive Job Opportunity No out of class experience will be accepted Definition: Performs journey-level commercial artwork. Classification Standards: Positions allocable to this class report to a Head Graphic Artist or higher-level supervisor and are responsible for creating and producing creative and quality graphic designs artwork for the more complex or difficult assignments, under technical supervision, or independently creating and producing a wide variety of artwork. Graphic Artist positions are distinguished from the lower-level Graphic Arts Aid by their responsibility for performing the more responsible and diversified artwork within a department. Assignments typically require a greater level of client consultation, designing, and utilization of styles and media and knowledge of composition and production techniques. Essential Job Functions Prepares layouts of reports, booklets, pamphlets, and various other productions utilizing a knowledge of composition, production techniques, and a variety of styles and media. Consults with Departmental programs and external vendors to develop artwork products, which include clarifying product expectations and timelines, trouble shooting product-related issues, and developing content that meet program requirements and methods of production within budgetary and time limitations. Prepares layouts of reports, booklets, pamphlets, and various other productions requiring a knowledge of composition, production techniques, and a variety of styles and media; develops appropriate artistic format consistent with the message of the materials to reach a large diversity of Los Angeles County residents. Assists in determining or approving the theme and character of a variety of public health communication materials produced for distribution to the community, advising on the style, interpretation, content, and subject matter. Creates and coordinates the construction and installation of visual displays and products, such as signs, posters, models, slides, and charts. Produces a variety of freehand artwork such as drawings and sketches, illustrations, logograms, and background scenes. Organizes and lays out the content of publications and makes editorial suggestions to improve and clarify the text. Contacts vendors to obtain graphic arts supplies. Produces miscellaneous work such as scrolls, signs, fliers, bulletins, and manuals. Designs and produces, under technical supervision, brochures, displays, and posters, requiring a thorough knowledge of design, typography, paper stock and printing processes and techniques. Coordinate with private vendors for the purpose of obtaining paper stock, type, and printing services; obtains and computes estimates in printing costs including set up, press time, collating, binding, and paper. Researches data in order to select a theme to create a design which is an effective pictorial or graphic presentation of the data or subject to be publicized. Utilizes a computer and specialized graphics software to create graphic designs. Supervise a subordinate position and exercise limited functional supervision over others contributing work, as needed. Requirements Requirements: Three years of commercial art* experience** in the preparation and production of manual and graphic art presentations. **One year's training in commercial art*** including coursework**** in graphic art procedures, layout and lettering, artwork preparation, graphic design, illustration, spot illustration, advertising design, typography, commercial design, drawing logic and color theory may be substituted for each year of the required experience to a maximum of two years. Physical Class: 2 - Light: Light physical effort which may include occasional light lifting to a 10 pound limit, and some bending, stooping or squatting. Considerable walking may be involved. Special Requirement Information: *Commercial art is defined as art used to promote sales or acceptance of products, services or ideas. ***One year's training in commercial art is defined as completion of 12 semester units (18 quarter units) in the desired coursework listed above which may be substituted for each year of the required experience to a maximum of two years. ****In order to receive credit for any type of college or university coursework, you must attach a legible copy of Official Transcript(s), with Registrar's signature and school seal, to the application. Foreign degrees must be evaluated for equivalency to United States accredited institutions standards by an academic credential evaluation agency recognized by The National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) or The Association of International Credential Evaluators, Inc. (AICE) . (see Employment Information under Accreditation Information) All documents must be attached to your application at the time of filing, or e-mailed to HRExams@ph.lacounty.gov within fifteen (15) calendar days from application submission or your application may be rejected as incomplete. Experience is evaluated on the basis of a verifiable 40-hour work week. Desirable Qualification: Points will be awarded for additional commercial art experience beyond the described requirements. Additional Information Examination Content: Once we have determined that you meet our experience requirements described above, our examination process will consist of an evaluation of experience based on application information, desirable qualification, and supplemental questionnaire at the time of filing weighted 100% . Applicants must meet our education and experience requirements described above and achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on the examination in order to be added to the Eligible Register (hiring list) for consideration of employment. Passing this examination and being added to the Eligible Register does not guarantee an offer of employment. NO PERSON MAY COMPETE IN THIS EXAMINATION MORE THAN ONCE EVERY TWELVE (12) MONTHS. Vacancy Information: The eligible register resulting from this examination will be used to fill vacancies in the Department of Public Health as they occur. What to expect next: • We ask that you submit an application through the "Apply" link at the top of the opportunity posting using your own user ID and password (using a family member or friend's user ID may erase a candidate's original application record). Applications must be filed online only. You can also track the status of your application using this website. • Applications will be processed on an "as-received" basis and those receiving a passing score on the examination will be promulgated to the eligible register accordingly. • The names of candidates receiving a passing score in the examination will be placed on the eligible register in the order of their score group for a period of twelve (12) months from the date of promulgation. Fair Chance Employer: The County of Los Angeles is a Fair Chance employer. Except for a very limited number of positions, you will not be asked to provide information about a conviction history unless you receive a contingent offer of employment. The County will make an individual assessment of whether your conviction history has a direct or adverse relationship with the specific duties of the job, and consider potential mitigating factors, including, but not limited to, evidence and extent of rehabilitation, recency of offense(s), and age at the time of the offense(s). If asked to provide information about a conviction history, any convictions or court records which are exempted by a valid court order do not have to be disclosed. Equal Employment Opportunity: It is the policy of the County of Los Angeles to provide equal employment opportunity for all qualified persons, regardless of race, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, or disability or any other characteristic protected by State or Federal law. All positions are open to qualified men and women pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and the California Fair Employment and Housing Act. The County will follow all of its obligations under State and Federal laws regarding the provision of reasonable accommodations to applicants. Have any questions about anything? Please contact us using the following information: Available Shift: Any California Relay Services Phone: (800) 735-2922 Teletype Phone: (800) 899-4099 Alternate Teletype Phone: (800) 897-0077 Exam Number: PH7959A Department Contact Name: Exam Analyst Department Contact Phone: (323) 914-8488 Department Contact Email: HRExams@ph.lacounty.gov Closing Date/Time: 3/5/2021 5:00 PM Pacific
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Feb 25, 2021
Full Time
The Department of Public Social Services is searching for a new Chief Deputy Director who will serve as operations executive for DPSS. This role exerts a powerful impact on the lives of millions of individuals in need, and the region's economy as a whole. To download the announcement, click https://bit.ly/2Mj92u9 . To view and print a copy of the announcement for this position, you must have Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your computer. THE COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES IS AN ACTIVE EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Feb 25, 2021
Full Time
The Chief Deputy assists the District Attorney in directing and managing the daily activities and operations of the District Attorney's Office. The District Attorney's Office is committed to enhancing the safety and livability of Los Angeles County and bringing equal justice for all. This is an unclassified position. Interested individuals must apply as directed in the brochure found here: https://bit.ly/3dHTpb0 . To view and print a copy of the announcement for this position, you must have Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your computer. THE COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES IS AN ACTIVE EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Feb 25, 2021
Full Time
.The County of Los Angeles is conducting a search for Assistant Director Public Social Services. This individual reports directly to the Chief Deputy and assists in the overall management of the department with responsibility for directing, through division-level managers, the Special Operations Bureau, which includes IHSS Operations, Research, Evaluation, Quality Assurance, Program Compliance, Training Academy, and Communications functions. To download the announcement, click https://bit.ly/3qU6EJk To view and print a copy of the announcement for this position, you must have Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your computer. THE COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES IS AN ACTIVE EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER Closing Date/Time:
Los Angeles County, District Attorney's Office Los Angeles, CA, USA
Feb 24, 2021
Full Time
Please review the qualifications outlined in the brochure that can be found here: https://bit.ly/3dHTpb0
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Feb 20, 2021
Full Time
DEPARTMENT OF MENTAL HEALTH EXAM NUMBER: b8695C OPEN COMPETITIVE JOB OPPORTUNITY FILING START DATE: 07/16/2015 This examination will remain open until the needs of the service are met and is subject to closure without prior notice DEFINITION: Under close supervision, serves as a staff psychologist by applying psychological principles in the following major areas: assessment, treatment, research, training, and clinical consultation. CLASSIFICATION STANDARDS: Positions allocable to this class typically report to a higher-level clinical supervisor, and provide the full-range of professional psychological services relating to the diagnosis and treatment of psychiatric and co-occurring disorders. Incumbents are responsible for selecting, administering, and interpreting various types of psychological testing instruments, and for providing individual, group and family therapy. The Clinical Psychologist I is distinguished from the Clinical Psychologist II in that the latter performs at the full professional level and may provide technical direction and guidance to the Clinical Psychologist I. These positions require knowledge of: Abnormal, developmental, personality, and social psychology; theory and practice of individual and group psychotherapy; crisis intervention techniques; applicable legal and ethical professional standards and Federal, State, and local laws governing mental health services; principles of psychopharmacology and psychobiology; psychometric and statistical theories and methodology; psychological research methods and experimental design; and the ability to: Establish positive and therapeutic relations with clients; conduct crisis intervention and make appropriate referrals; select, administer, and score various psychological assessments; design appropriate treatment interventions, evaluate results, and make modifications as needed; communicate effectively orally and in writing; and establish and maintain effective working relationships with clients, co-workers, management, and representatives of community organizations. Essential Job Functions Selects, administers and interprets a wide variety of psychological testing instruments for the diagnosis and evaluation of clients with psychiatric and co-occurring disorders. Generates reports of diagnostic and psychological findings and/or treatment recommendations. Performs direct service activities including diagnostic evaluation, structured clinical interviewing, and individual, group, and family therapy. Utilizes a variety of treatment modalities such as psychotherapy, behavior modification, and various evidence-based or promising practices such as cognitive-behavioral therapy. Intervenes with clients to enhance their ability to fully participate in treatment, including defining treatment goals and designing intervention strategies that support recovery and resiliency. Evaluates client response to treatment, modifies treatment strategies and includes the client as part of the decision-making process. Obtains and studies medical, psychological, social and family histories, by interviewing individuals, couples, or families and reviewing relevant records. As a member of multidisciplinary treatment team, plans treatment programs and disposition of cases, including identifying treatment outcomes. Participates in professional staff conferences concerning psychological assessment methods, techniques and results. Provides testimony before courts of law on results of psychological evaluations. Assists in carrying out psychological research studies and multidisciplinary projects. Requirements MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE: A Doctorate from an accredited college or university in psychology, educational psychology, education with the field of specialization in counseling psychology, or in a discipline deemed equivalent by the State of California Department of Consumer Affairs, Board of Psychology. LICENSE: A waiver issued by the California Department of Mental Health in accordance with Welfare & Institutions Code Section 5751.1-2. Waivers for newly-trained psychologists shall not exceed five years from the commencement of employment in California, or as currently defined by the State Welfare & Institutions Code. Waivers for out-of-state psychologists shall not exceed one year from date of employment in California, or as currently defined in the State Welfare & Institutions Code. PHYSICAL CLASS: 2 - Light. Desirable Qualifications: Post doctoral degree experience in performing psychiatric diagnostic evaluations and individual, group and family therapy. Special Requirement Information: A copy of your degree or official transcripts MUST be attached to the application at the time of filing. As a condition of employment, a candidate will be required to complete the Mental Health Professional Licensing Waiver Request at the time of appointment. The Department of Mental Health will submit the completed Waiver Request to the California Department of Mental Health. Applications will be rejected if waivers exceed 5 years from the commencement of employment in California or are within 12 months of expiration from the commencement of employment in California and for out-of-state psychologists, waivers that exceed one year from date of employment in California. Additional Information Special Information: Past and present mental health clients and family members are encouraged to apply. Examination Content: This examination will consist of an evaluation of education and desirable qualifications based upon application information weighted 100%. Candidates must achieve a passing score of 70% or higher in order to be placed on the eligible register. Vacancy Information: The resulting eligible register for this examination will be used to fill vacancies throughout the Department of Mental Health. ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION : The names of candidates receiving a passing grade on the examination will be added to the eligible register and will appear in the order of their score group for a period of twelve (12) months following the date of eligibility. Application and Filing Information All applicants are required to submit a Standard County of Los Angeles Employment Application online only. Resumes cannot be accepted in lieu of applications, although resumes may be uploaded as attachments to the applications. This examination will remain open until the need of the services are met, and is subject to closure without prior notice. You MUST complete the filing process ONLINE (via electronic submission) ONLY. Instructions for Filing: A standard County of Los Angeles Employment Application for this examination must be completed online and submitted electronically. Applications electronically received after 5:00 pm, PST on the last day of filing will not be accepted. APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AND SUBMIT THEIR JOB APPLICATIONS AND UPLOAD REQUIRED OR ADDITIONAL DOCUMENTS (e.g.,diploma/official transcripts, license) AS ATTACHMENT(S) AT THE TIME OF FILING. Additional documents may be sent by email to exams@dmh.lacounty.gov , please include exam number and exam title in the subject line. The acceptance of your application will depend on whether you have clearly shown that you meet the Minimum Requirements. Please be sure your application indicates complete information, including dates for education and jobs held which relate to this position. For each job held, give the name and addresses of your employer, your job title, beginning and ending dates, description of work performed, total number of hours worked (full or part-time) and salary earned. Resumes showing training and experience may be attached to the Los Angeles County Application. All information and records are subject to verification. Falsification of records can result in disqualification from the examination or termination of employment. SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER LANGUAGE All applicants must enter a valid social security number at the time of filing. Entering anything other than a valid social security number (i.e. 000-00-0000, 111-11-1111, etc.) will result in an automatic rejection of your application. COMPUTER AND INTERNET ACCESS AT LIBRARIES For candidates who may not have regular access to a computer or the internet, applications can be completed on computers at public libraries throughout Los Angeles County. NO SHARING USER ID AND PASSWORD All applicants must file their applications online using their own user ID and password. Using a family member or friend's user ID and password may erase a candidate's original application record. Department Contact Name: Joshua Goldman Department Contact Phone: (213) 972-7046 Department Contact Email: exams@dmh.lacounty.gov California Relay Services Phone: (800) 735-2922 Teletype Phone: (800) 899-4099 Closing Date/Time: