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, 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.

 

   

285 job(s) at Los Angeles County

LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Dec 11, 2019
Full Time
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES EXAM NUMBER:Y8103G FILING DATE: Friday, December 13, 2019 at 12:30 p.m. (PST) Filing will be suspended after the first 250 applications are received or by Thursday, December 19, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. (PST), whichever occurs first. Applications receive after the first 250 will not be considered. The exam will reopen as the needs of the services required. TYPE OF RECRUITMENT Open Competitive Job Opportunity REBULLETIN INFORMATION:THIS ANNOUNCEMENT IS A REBULLETIN TO REOPEN THE EXAMINATION, UPDATE THE POSITION TITLE AND SALARY INFORMATION. DEFINITION: Assists professional staff in providing direct health, mental health,or social services to clients and patients. Essential Job Functions Facilitates relations between the agency and the community bycommunicating agency policies and programs to clients. Receives service referrals from social workers and eligibility workers to assist welfare recipients in a variety of ways such as obtaining food stamps and housing. Serves as an advocate for client/patient access to departmental and community resources. Assists clients, patients,family members, and caregivers in obtaining and completing application forms for benefits and services. Provides emergency services to clients bymaking referralsto appropriate supportive agencies and arranging for emergency shelter. Takes medical, mental health, family, social, and employment histories and assists clients and patients in completing necessary forms. Informs pregnant teenagers and their families of available medical, mental health, and socialservices, adoption agencies, and prenatal care providers; educates women in the various methods of birth control. Provides services to chronically ill patients and their families and refers them to various doctors or clinics. Screens referrals and places clients in proper groups for counseling. Assists in research projects by monitoring the completion ofquestionnaires, conducting interviews, and collecting basic data. Assists professional staff in the supervision of juveniles at a detention facility. Performs clinical duties such as taking patents' temperature and measuring height and weight. Coordinates and provides periodic tutoring services and/or linkage services for a literacy program for delinquent, foster, and at-risk youth. Collaborateswith the clinic staff on a variety of projects such as: holiday, adoption, farmers' market, team steps, patient safety week. Collaborates with the Provider and the clinical staff to treat the whole person. Keeps progress notes of encounters and informs the medical team of important health issues like hospital stay. Accompanies patients to appointments; follow-up after hospital discharge and ER visits and relay information to the Provider. Requirements SELECTION REQUIREMENTS: Six months offull-time experience working with the public or with community groups performing duties such as interviewing clients or patients concerning health or social service matters, answering questions and providing information about health, mental health and social services to clients or patients. LICENSE: A valid California Class C Driver License or the ability to utilize an alternative method of transportation to carry out job-related essential functions. PHYSICALCLASS 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 working with women's health. Experience working with reproductive health, family planning, pregnancy or postpartum. Experience working with individuals involved with the justice system such as probation, parole or re-entry. Experience working with substance use, homelessness or social needs programs. Additional Information EXAMINATION CONTENT: This examination will consist of an evaluation of experience and desirable qualifications based upon 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: 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 on 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. No person may compete in this exam more than once every twelve (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 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 to not have to be disclosed. Appointees my be required to work any shift, including evenings, nights, weekends and holidays. Available Shift: Any VACANCY INFORMATION: The resulting eligible register for this examination will be used to fill vacancies within the Department of Health Services. 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 will be processed on an as received basis. Apply online by clicking on the "Apply" button for this posting. You can also track the statusof your application using the 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 rescissionof appointment. Utilizing VERBIAGE from Class Specification and Selection Requirements serving as your description of duties WILLNOT be sufficient to demonstrate that you meet the requirements. Doing so may result in an INCOMPLETE APPLICATION AND YOU MAY ALSO 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. Fillout 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, description of work performed, and salary earned. If your application is incomplete, it will be rejected. Applications electronically received after 5:00 p.m., PST, on the last date of filing will not be accepted. 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 or friend's user ID and password my erase a candidate's original application record. DEPARTMENT CONTACT Christina Ramirez, Exam Analyst (323) 914-7619 cramirez4@dhs.lacounty.gov ADA COORDINATOR PHONE (323) 914-7111 CALIFORNIA RELAY SERVICES PHONE 800-735-2922 Closing Date/Time: 12/19/2019 5:00 PM Pacific
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Dec 09, 2019
Full Time
FILING START DATE : 12/10/2019 AT 7:00 a.m. (PT). This examination will remain open until the needs of the service are met and is subject to closure at any time without prior notice. EXAM NUMBER : W7224I TYPE OF RECRUITMENT : Open CompetitiveJob Opportunity With more than 10 million residents, Los Angeles County is the most populous county in the nation. As the largest employer in Southern California, over 112,000 employees in more than 36 Departments provide vital public services as diverse as law enforcement, property assessment, public health protection, water conservation, cultural activities and many more. Don't miss this great opportunity! Who We Are : Internal Services Department (ISD) provides a wide range of Alterations and Improvements for Los Angeles County facilities including modifying, remodeling, planning and installing new facilities capabilities. Our wastewater treatment workers are responsible for the day-to-day operation, maintenance, troubleshooting, and handling of special problems of municipal, industrial, and other treatment plants. We are looking for an individual who : Recognizes protection and conservation of treated and untreated wastewater as a critical part of the ecosystem. Engages in continuous quality improvement activities, performance measurements, and benchmarking. Demonstrates a strong commitment to plant safety activities, practices, and standards. Essential Job Functions What You Will Do : Operates wastewater treatment facilities to control flow and processing of wastewater, sludge and effluent; monitors gauges, meters, and control panels; observes variation in operating conditions; interprets meter and gauge readings; and tests results to determine processing requirements. Operates valves and gates; starts and stops pumps, engines, and electric motors to control and adjust flow and treatment processes; performs routine maintenance work. Collects samples and performs routine laboratory tests and analyses. Maintains shift log and records meter and gauge readings. Assists in the supervision and training of less experienced operators. Controls, monitors and operates wastewater processes and equipment utilizing a Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition System (SCADA). Keeps records of weather, temperature, tests made, and volume of sewage treated. Inspects and cleans grease traps, filters, and sewer lines. Treats domestic water using chlorinators and filters, and performs related chemical tests. Drives automotive equipment to work sites. Requirements REQUIREMENTS: A Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator's Certificate, Grade II or higher, issued by the California State Water Resources Control Board and a Water Treatment Facility Operator's Certificate, Grade I or higher, issued by the California State Water Resources Control Board.* LICENSE & CERTIFICATION (REQUIRED): A valid California Class C Driver License is required to perform job-related essential functions.** A Wastewater Treatment Plant operator's Certificate, Grade II or higher, issued by the California State Water Resources Control Board. A Water Treatment Facility Operator's Certificate, Grade I or higher, issued by the California State Department of Health. PHYSICAL CLASS: This position includes standing or walking most of the time, with bending, stooping, squatting, twisting, and reaching; includes working on irregular surfaces, occasionally lifting objects weighting over 25 pounds, and frequent lifting of 10-25 pounds. Special Requirement Information: *APPLICANTS MUST SUBMIT A COPY OF THE TWO(2)REQUIRED CERTIFICATIONS WITH THEIR COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES JOB APPLICATION AT THE TIME OF FILING, OR WITHIN FIFTEEN (15) CALENDAR DAYS FROM THE DATE OF FILING YOUR ONLINE APPLICATION. Failure to provide the required documentation will result in application rejection. **Successful applicants for this position will be required to obtain and present a copy of his/her driving record from the California State Department of Motor Vehicles before 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. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS: A Domestic Water DistributionCertificate GradeD1 from the California State Water Resources Control Board. A Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator's Certificate, Grade III or higher, issued by the California State Water Resources Control Board. A Water Treatment Facility Operator's Certificate, Grade II or higher, issued by the California State Water Resources Control Board. Additional Information First, meet our requirements above. After that, our process includes a two-part assessment. Part 1: Amultiple choice testcovering mathematics and general knowledge onwastewater treatment weighted at 70%. Standardized tests are not reviewable by applicants per Civil Service Rule 7.19. Part 2: An evaluation of training and experience basedon application information, desirable qualifications, and the supplemental questionnaire weighted at 30%. A minimum passing score of 70% on both parts of the assessment is required to pass. NO PERSON MAY COMPETE FOR THIS EXAMINATION MORE THAN ONCE EVERY TWELVE (12) MONTHS. NOTE: Test invitations will be sent to candidates via email. Candidates are responsible for providing a valid email address in their application thatcan receive email from info@governmentjobs.com and dtse@isd.lacounty.gov. Please add info@governmentjobs.com and dtse@isd.lacounty.gov to your email address book and list of approved senders to prevent email notifications from being filtered as spam/junk mail. Final results will be sent by U.S. mail. Test scores cannot be given over the phone. If you have a disability and need accommodation to take the assessment, let us know by contacting the ADA Coordinator at (323) 267-2432. What Happens Next: Take advantage of this wonderful opportunity! Applications must be filed online only. We must receive your application by 5:30 p.m. (PT), on the last day of filing. 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 the website https://www.governmentjobs.com/career/lacounty . Qualified candidates who have successfully passed the assessment process will have their results placed on a register. We will then invite the highest scoring group to a selection interview. The register of everyone who passed is valid for twelve (12) months. Application will be processed on an as received basis and promulgated to the eligible register accordingly. All information is subject to verification. We may reject your application at anytime during the exam process, including after appointment has been made. Falsification of any information may result in disqualification or rescission of job offer. Have questions about anything? Please contact us using the following information: Exam Number: W7224I Department Contact Name: Debra Tse Department Contact Phone: (323) 881-3671 Department Contact Email: DTse@isd.lacounty.gov California Relay Services Phone: (800) 735-2922 ADA Coordinator Phone: (323) 267-2432 Teletype Phone: (800) 899-4099 [ Alternate Teletype Phone: (800) 897-0077] 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. IMPORTANT NOTES: Please note that ALL information included in the application materials is subject to VERIFICATION at any point during the examination process, including after an appointment has been made. FALSIFICATION of any information may result in DISQUALIFICATION. Utilizing VERBIAGE from class specifications,job bulletinsand/or plagiarismof any type serving as your description of duties WILL NOT be sufficient to meet the requirements. Doing sowill result in a REJECTION of your application. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Dec 09, 2019
Full Time
FIRST DAY OF FILING: December 10, 2019at 8:00 A.M. (PT)- ONLINE FILING ONLY THIS EXAMINATION WILL REMAIN OPEN UNTIL THE NEEDS OF THE SERVICE ARE MET AND IS SUBJECT TO CLOSURE AT ANY TIME WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE. EXAM NUMBER T1027B SPECIAL SALARY INFORMATION Management Appraisal of Performance Plan (MAPP) : This position is subject to the provisions of the Management Appraisal of Performance Plan (MAPP). Initial salary placement and subsequent salary adjustments will be made in accordance with MAPP guidelines and regulations. TYPE OF RECRUITMENT OPEN COMPETITIVE JOB OPPORTUNITY OUT-OF-CLASS-EXPERIENCE NO OUT-OF-CLASSOR VERIFICATION OF EXPERIENCE LETTER WILL BE ACCEPTED. IMPORTANT NOTES: Please note that ALL information included in the application 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 . 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 . DEFINITION: Directs the planning, development, management and implementation of a comprehensive communication, marketing, outreach, and community relations program. CLASSIFICATION STANDARDS: Positions allocable to this classare located in the Department of Public Works or the Department of Children and Family Services and generally report directly to the department head, although may report to anassistantdepartmentdirector orchief deputy director.Incumbents in these positionsare responsible for the development and management of departmental communications including strategic planning, community outreach and public relations programsand serve as liaison to the Board of Supervisors, executive level County management, and a wide range of boards, commissions, committees, and public and private entities in addressing issues related to public information, media relations, and public affairs policies. As part of directing and maintaining a proactive and professional public information and public relations program for the department,these positions oversee functions including communications, marketing, internet presence, and public affairs. Incumbents in this classexercise a high level of independent judgment and discretion in advising management on public and community relations matters and providing professional media and communication strategies in support of public relations events, projects, and programs to enhance public awareness of departmental operations and services.In addition, incumbents in these positions must have highly refined oral and written communication skills, the ability to exercise effective supervisory and management skills, and extensive knowledge in the principles and techniques of mass communication, media relations, and social marketing. Essential Job Functions Serves as the liaison between departmental executive management and the Boardof Supervisors, various public and private agencies, community organizations and customers, the Chief Executive Office, and various county departments for the investigation and response to public relations and media related issues, inquiries and complaints of a sensitive or controversial nature having potential for media coverage and community concern. Serves as part of the director's senior management team, to set strategic direction for public affairs and relations initiatives, formulate, develop, and implement public relations, media communications and community outreach strategies, initiatives, objectives and policies, maintain a proactive relationship with the Board of Supervisors, public and private entities, communications media, and provide a positive department image through the internet to enhance the department's service image. Directs and oversee committees on public affairs and relations initiatives and Board­ related matters by determining, in collaboration with executive level staff, discussion topics and agenda items relating to evaluating the effectiveness of existing programs and strategies, and implementation of changes to meet needs and priorities. Advises executive level staff and administrators regarding sensitive and controversial Board Office and public affairs and relations issues; facilitates communication, follows up on required actions, and provides alerts to any critical issues, potential problems or sensitive matters. Facilitates and ensures the timely, coordinated response on all assignments initiated by the Director including outside requests for information, requests from the Board of Supervisors, communications media, other County departments, and administrative communication with other government agencies. Supervisesthe department's Public Information Office, which serves as the primary point of contact for media. Plans, directs, and oversees the activities of communications staff engaged in the production, development, publication, and broadcast of information of department policies, services, and activities to the public and the community. Oversees, designs, and coordinates, the preparation of effective and timely news releases, newsletters, and other informational and promotional material concerning departmental activities. Directs the preparation of written responses to inquiries, complaints, and suggestions relative to sensitive or controversial departmental programs incorporating the official management position and factual information obtained from knowledgeable administrative and technical personnel. Writes speeches and makes presentations for a variety of stakeholders regarding Departmental issues, programs and activities. Conducts administrative studies of the effectiveness of departmental public affairs and relations initiatives and recommends new and revised policies, procedures and systems designed to effect maximum efficiency, improve effectiveness of services and reduce administrative costs in the areas of community coordination, customer relations, and marketing strategies. Develops and maintains liaisons with representatives from other governmental jurisdictions, community entities, stakeholders and public agencies to promote positive communications and public image Staffs the department's emergency operations center during activation following the occurrence of natural or other disaster; provides for contacts and immediate responsiveness to inquiries including receiving and assessing information, tailoring the message to the audience, cooperating with Board and Chief Executive Office, other governmental agency leaders, communications media, and others, and advising appropriate personnel. Serves as part of the Director's executive management team to disseminate information to the Board offices, Chief Executive Office, other departments, or other private entities or public agencies. Formulates policies and procedures related to the department's public information programs; plan and administers communication activities by developing and maintaining a proactive communications program with the public, communication media, and through the internet to enhance the department's service image. Schedules press conferences, new releases and public service announcements. Directs the development and implementation of the most effective and appropriate methods for communicating information to the public and stakeholders, by the use of videos, e-mail, the internet, brochures, new releases, presentations, graphic displays, photos, fact sheets, directories, or other mediums. Consults with the executive management, division managers, other county departments, public and community entities regarding immediate and long range publicity and public information plans and public serve programs, advises executive management in the formulation of immediate and long range policy and programs. Analyzes the extent of public understanding of the public education and community outreach programs administered by the department and determines the need for further public information, community outreach and educational activities. Directs and oversees activities of outside consultants in the development and production of community liaison work and special media projects. Negotiates partnerships and contractual agreements with private entities as well as other public agencies to implement community and outreach projects. Works with public affairs' staff to ensure internal communications department wide, including program implementation, education, and messaging from the director. Requirements MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Four years of highly responsible administrative experience* performing functions related to the development, administration, and evaluation of comprehensive communication programs and communication strategies. Two years of experience must have been supervising administrative staff assigned to a public affairs division such as public relations, community affairs, media relations, or a similar division for a public, nonprofit or private agency. PHYSICAL CLASSII -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 California Class C Driver License or the ability to utilize an alternative method of transportation when needed to carry out job-related essential functions. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: SPECIAL REQUIREMENT INFORMATION: *Highly responsible administrative experience is defined ashaving the overall management of a function or an organizational unit, including responsibility for the development of procedures, budget preparation, the direction of supervisory employees, and participation in policy formulation. Additional Information EXAMINATION CONTENT: This examination will consist ofan oral interview weighted 100%. The interview will assess Technical Knowledge and Experience; Management, Leadership, and Accountability; Problem Solving and Decision Making; Written and Oral Communication; Interpersonal, Public Relations, and Understanding Values and Diversity;Adaptability, Planning and Organizational Skills. Candidates must achieve a minimum passing score of 70% or higher on the examination 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 eligibleregister and will appear in the order of the score group for a period of twelve (12) months following the date of promulgation. All notifications (Notices of Non-Acceptance, Notice of Results, etc.) will be mailed via United States Postal Services (USPS). Scores cannot be given over the telephone. NO PERSON MAY COMPETE FOR THIS EXAMINATION MORE THAN ONCE EVERY TWELVE (12) MONTHS. Applications will be processed on an as received basis and promulgated to the eligible register accordingly. SPECIAL INFORMATION: 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 . VACANCY INFORMATION: The eligibleregister resulting fromthis examination will be used to fill a vacancy in the Department of Children and Family Services Office of Public Affairs (OPA). AVAILABLE SHIFT: Any APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION: APPLICATIONS MUST BE FILED ONLINE ONLY. Applicants are required to submit a standard Los Angeles County Employment Application online and complete the Supplemental Questionnaire to be considered for this examination. Paper applications and/or resumes cannot be accepted in lieu of online applications. We must receive your application by 5:00 p.m., PST, on the last day of filing. All applicants MUST complete the filing process ONLINE (via electronic submission). Applications will not be accepted by mail, fax, or in person. 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 by using this website. Fill out your application completely. The acceptance of your application depends on whether you have clearly shown that you meet the Minimum Requirements and complete the Supplemental Questionnaire. 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. 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 or a friend's user ID and password may erase a candidate's original application record. California Relay Services Phone: (800) 735-2922 ADA Coordinator Email: hornsa@dcfs.lacounty.gov Teletype Phone: (800) 899-4099 Alternate Teletype Phone: (800) 897-0077 Department Contact Name: Anglis Hornsby Department Contact Phone: (213) 351-5898 Department Contact Email: hornsa@dcfs.lacounty.gov Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Dec 09, 2019
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 toclosure 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: Postdoctoral degreeexperience 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 5years from the commencement of employment in Californiaor 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. ELIGIBILITYINFORMATION : 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 ofeligibility. Application and Filing Information All applicants are required to submit a Standard County of Los Angeles EmploymentApplication 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 Applicationfor 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 maybe sent by emailto exams@dmh.lacounty.gov , please includeexam number and exam title in the subject line. The acceptance of your application will depend on whether you have clearly shown that you meet theMinimum 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:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Dec 08, 2019
Full Time
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES FIRST FILING DATES: September15, 2016 at 8:00 A.M. PST Until the needs of the service are met and is subject to closure without prior notice. EXAM NUMBER: Y9034G TYPE OF RECRUITMENT - OPEN COMPETITIVE JOB OPPORTUNITY REBULLETININFORMATION: THIS ANNOUNCEMENT IS AREBULLETINTO UPDATE THE DESIRABLE QUALIFICATION AND APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION AND TO ADD A SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTION. 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 professional social work services in connection with the treatment of clients in need of mental health services. Essential Job Functions Interviews individuals, their families and/or significant othersto obtain a family, social, employment, medical, substance abuse, and mental health treatment history. Plans and conducts the client's therapy program under the guidance of supervisory staff byconsidering the client's treatment goal and by determining the priorities of the programs to be dealt with and the length and modality of therapy. Provides psychotherapy to individuals, groups, families , and significant others. Requests LPS-authorized persons to complete an application for immediate 72-hour detention at a hospital facility. 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 joint law enforcement/mental health emergency intervention team by evaluating the behavior of persons to determine if they are, as a result of a mental disorder, dangerous to themselves, others, or gravely disabled. Develops a tentative 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. Provides case management services to secure resources for clients, families, and significant others in order 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. Assessesclient's functioning in his/her environmental setting. Participates in multi-disciplinary team conferences to discuss and evaluate the nature of theclient's problem, to evaluate theclient's progress, and to developa CCCP. Requirements MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: A Master's degree* from an accredited school of social work. LICENSE: **A valid and active Associate Clinical Social Worker registration issued by the California Department of Consumer Affairs, Board of Behavioral Sciences. Master of Social Work graduates must become registered as an Associate Clinical Social Workerwith the California Department of Consumer Affairs, Board of Behavioral Sciences*** within sixty (60) days from commencement of employment with the County of Los Angeles. Associate Clinical Social Workers must remain in good standing with the California Board of Behavioral Sciences for the duration of the waivers permitted by law. The waivers allow you up to four (4) years, if employed full-time, or six (6) years, if employed less than full-time to obtain your license. If you are appointed to the position of Psychiatric Social Worker I in the Los Angeles County - Department of Health Services with four years from appointment date, you must obtain full licensure as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. 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 CLASSII - 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 *Applicants must attach a legiblecopy of their Master's degree in Social Work, "official" transcripts, or "official"letter from anaccredited institution to the application at the time of filing online, or emailthe copy of degree orofficialtranscriptsto Kcarrillo@dhs.lacounty.gov within fifteen (15) calendar days from the date of filing your application online. **The required license MUST be current and unrestricted; a conditional, provisional, probationary or restricted license will NOT be accepted. ***Applicants who have not obtained a license to practice as a License Clinical Social Worker must obtain registration in good standing as an Associated Clinical Social Worker with the California Board of Behavioral Sciences with sixty(60) days of employment, failure to provide this documentation within the required time period will result in immediate termination. Applicants who possess a California Licensed Clinical Social Worker license must attach a copy of their license to the application at the time of filing, or email the copy of license to us within fifteen (15) calendar days from the date of filing your application online. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS A Doctorate**** degree from an accredited* school of social work. Experience, post Master's degree in Social Work, in individual, group, or family psychotherapy assessment in a local government mental health agency or psychiatric hospital within the last six years. **** In order to receive credit for Doctorate degree in Social Work, you must attach a legitimate copy of your degree to the application at the time of filing online, or email the copy of degree to us within fifteen (15) calendar days from the date of filing your application online. Additional Information EXAMINATION CONTENT This examination will consist of an evaluation of training and experience, and desirable qualifications based on application information, 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 advanced 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 day of filing will not be accepted. NOTE: If you are unable to attach required documents, you must e-mail the documents to the exam analyst, Kcarrillo@dhs.lacounty.gov within 15 calendar days of filing online. Please include the exam number and the exam title. 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. 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 Karen Carrillo, Exam Analyst (323) 914-8961 Kcarrillo@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
Dec 07, 2019
Full Time
Exam Number: K1914G-R Type of Recruitment: Open Competitive Opportunity Whywork for us With more than 10 million residents, Los Angeles County is the most populous county in the nation. As the largest employer in Southern California, over 112,000 employees in more than 36 Departments provide vital public services as diverse as law enforcement, property assessment, public health protection, water conservation, cultural activities and many more. The Department of Human Resources (DHR) is committed to providing innovative and efficient HR solutions by recruiting, developing, and retaining a highly qualified, diverse workforce for the nation's largest County. We serve as the central HR agency and partner with line operations to provide a coordinated and balanced approach to HR management. We deliver the County mission, vision, and strategic direction through our employees who make the difference in providing services for our community. When to apply We are accepting applications from Monday, December 9, 2019 at8:00a.m.(PT) until the needs of the service are met and is subject to closure without prior notice. What are we looking for We are looking for someone to fill our Principal Analyst role. Our ideal candidate is innovative, motivated, and passionate about their work . We are searching for someone excited by the opportunity to take responsibility for a major program of the Human Resources Department. Essential Job Functions How you will be involved Principal Analyst, Human Resources in Occupational Health and Leave Management and Disability Compliance division is responsible in providing operating departments with professional services, guidance and oversight in the administration of Countywide Occupational Health and Leave Management programs. Sometasks that Principal Analyst, Human Resources will perform are: Functions as the Los Angeles County's expert on all matters related to occupational health or leave management and disability compliance. Plans and organizes work in resolving highly complex policy issues and problems related to pre-employment/post-offer medical examinations, employees' periodic medical examinations, wellness medical examinations, fitness for duty examinations and reasonable suspicion drug and alcohol testing; or protected leave management, lactation program, disability compliance and management, and disability benefits. Supervises professional and support staff assigned to Occupational Health Services section or Leave Management and Disability Compliance section. Assists in the formulation of Countywide Human Resources policies and procedures related to occupational health or leave management and disability compliance. Acts as a liaison on behalf of Department of Human Resourceswith the Board of Supervisors, the Chief Executive Office, and various County departments on all matters related occupational health or leave management and disability compliance. Coordinates the preparation of correspondence, reports and studies related to occupational health or leave management and disability compliance. Researches and provides written and oral responses and presentation to departmental management countywide, the Board of Supervisors and a wide variety of officials and agencies regarding legislation, employee inquiries or complaints and other issues as needed. Requirements Selection Requirements: Three years of highly responsible professional human resources experience analyzing and making recommendations for the solution of problems in areas regulated by the Federal and State laws governing disability compliance (return-to-work), protected leaves of absence and/or occupational health practices at the level of Los Angeles classes of Human Resources Analyst IV *, Administrative Services Manager III **, Departmental Human Resources Manager I *** or higher. 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. 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. Special Requirement Information *Experience at the level of Human Resources Analyst IV (Item #1913) includes advanced journey level work as a lead to lower staff independently analyzing, developing, and making recommendations for the solution of complex problems in analysis and administration of countywide human resources programs. **Experience at the level of Administrative Services Manager III (Item #1004) includes directing, through subordinate, professional administrative supervisors, a section composed of multiple units responsible for providing professional administrative services. These positions are typically located in the central administrative office of line departments and report to a higher-level manager. *** Experience at the level of Departmental Human Resources Manager I (Item #1883) includes experience planning, directing, administering and evaluating all human resource functions for a small size County Department (having less than 200 employees) with significant personnel operations and activities. Departmental Human Resources Manager I positions assists executive level managers in the development, implementation, and evaluation of departmental short and long term human resources related strategic goals and objectives; and provide strategic direction and recommendations to executive management on personnel management issues that impact departmental organizational structure, operations, and programs. Endorsement of County Qualifications If you are a Los Angeles County employee who wishes to qualify using experience gained in county classifications not listed above must provide verification of qualifying out-of-class experience by providing official documentation of additional responsibility bonus, out-of-class bonus, temporary assignment bonus, or reclassification study with CEO Classification with your application at the time of filing or within fifteen (15) calendar days from application submission. Employees do not need to submit such verification if they hold or have held one of the positions above, or a position deemed to be at equivalent level. Additional Information Our Process: Once we determine that you meet the requirements, we will invite you to take the following assessments. Part I is anonline multiple choice assessmentcovering Deductive Reasoning, Management Potential, Achievement, Flexibility, Confidence and Optimism, Thoroughness, Sense of Duty, Innovation, Influence, Independence, and Professional Potential. Only those whoachieveapassing score of 70% or higher on Part I will be invited to Parts IIand III. If youdo not pass, youwill be notified by via e-email or USPS mail. Part II isa multiple choiceassessment coveringQuantitative Problem Solving, Reading Comprehension, Reasoning, and Data Interpretation. ThecombinedscoreofPartIandPartIIisweightedat 80%. Part III isawritingassessmentweighted 20% measuring English Structure andContent,WrittenExpression,andPrioritizingInformation. BothPartsIIandIIIwillbeadministeredonthesameday. Only those who achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on the combined scores for Parts I and II will have their writing assessment scored and calculated. Applicants must meet the requirements and achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on each weighted part of the examination in order to be placed on the eligible register. Final results will be sent via email or U.S. mail. Test scores cannot be given over the phone. If you took an identical assessment in the past 12 months, we automatically transfer your answers to this opportunity. We will transfer your assessment responses to any future opportunity within 12 months. These assessments are not reviewable per Civil Service Rule 7.19. How do you prepare for the exam An interactive, Online Test Preparation System for taking practice tests and printable information is available on the Department of Human Resources Job Resources website at http://hr.lacounty.gov/ , under the "Employment Test Assistance" section. Please click on "Find a Job" and then "Job Search Toolkit." Test Preparation Information is located under the "Employment Test Assistance" section. You can also access test preparation for the computerized portion of the test by going to http://www.shldirect.com/practice_tests . While these study guides will help in preparing for the written test, we advise you to review all related materials that you deem necessary to prepare for this test. Eligibility Information Applications will be processed on an as-received basis and 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 12 months following the date of promulgation. Vacancy Information The eligible register resulting from this examination will be used to fill vacancies at the Los Angeles County Department of Human Resources. How to apply We only accept applications online. Any submission by U.S. Mail, Fax, or in person cannot be accepted. Apply online by clicking on the green "Apply" button at the top right of this posting. You can also track your application status 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, and description of work performed. If your application is incomplete, it will be rejected. Important Note 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 andSelection 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 . 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 or friend's user ID and password may erase a candidate's original application record. 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. Have a disability and need accommodation to take the assessments? Contact our ADA Coordinator at adarequests@hr.lacounty.gov. The sooner you contact us, the sooner we can respond. Please contact us with any questions: Teletype Phone: (800) 899-4099 Alternate Teletype Phone: (800) 897-0077 California Relay Services Phone: (800) 735-2922 Department Contact Name: Paolo Galdones Department Contact Phone: (213) 738-2232 Department Contact Email: pgaldones@hr.lacounty.gov Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Dec 06, 2019
Full Time
EXAM NUMBER: PH4729F FILING DATE : Wednesday,December 11, 2019 at 12:30 p.m. (PT) FILING WILL BE SUSPENDED AFTER THE FIRST 300 APPLICATIONS ARE RECEIVED OR BY MONDAY,DECEMBER 16, 2019, AT 5:00 P.M., PT, WHICHEVER OCCURS FIRST. APPLICATIONS RECEIVED AFTER THE FIRST 300 WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED. THIS EXAMINATION WILL REOPEN AS THE NEEDS OF THE SERVICE REQUIRE. TYPE OF RECRUITMENT: Open Competitive Job Opportunity OUT-OF-CLASS EXPERIENCE: No out-of-class experience/verification of experience letter (VOEL) will be accepted. DEFINITION: Plans,implements, administers, and evaluates public health programs. CLASSIFICATION STANDARDS: This is the intermediate-level class in the Health Program Analyst Series. Positions allocable to this class are located in the department of Public Health and are responsible for the solution of complex and difficult problems and the making of recommendations in areas of resources and personnel utilization, development, implementation and improvement of programs, and the refinement of practices and policies having a significant impact on the entire program. Positions may also be responsible for leading a team of analysts or mentoring lower-level analyst staff. Factors affecting allocation of positions in the Health Program Analyst Series include but are not limited to scope and complexity of program/clinic, program budget, number and size of contracts, and size and composition of clinical, professional, and support staff Positions allocated to the Department of Public Health typically report to and receive supervision from a higher level program analyst or program manager/administrator. Positions serve as technical experts and consultants to management for a specific program, andfrequentlywork with community and city partners to shape and/or develop,and work toward passage and implementation of policies. Positions in the Health Program Analyst Series are distinguished from positions allocated to perform contract development and administration activities as part of a centralized departmental contracting function. Health Program Analyst II is distinguished from Health Program Analyst III in that the latter supervises a team of analystsengagedin program development, implementation, administration, and evaluation activities for a Bureau or centralized, department-wide program support function; orhas non-supervisoryresponsibility for these activities for a small Countywideprogram. These positions require advanced knowledge of principles of program administration, organization, and planning; methodologies, concepts, and practices of human services program development, support, and evaluation; and the ability to collect, evaluate, and synthesize data, draw conclusions, and formulate recommendations in connection with community health programs; interpret Federal, State, and County legislative regulations and mandates; and establish and maintain effective working relationships with staff, community members, and other public and private agencies; and communicate effectively orally and in writing. Essential Job Functions Develops new programs and/or recommends modifications to existing programs based on needs analysis in accordance with local, State, and/or federal requirements. Coordinates and facilitates collaborative efforts among public, private, and non-profit groups and organizations to meet the needs of the target population, and provides leadership, technical assistance, advocacy, and coalition building on behalf of targeted groups. Coordinates and participates in meetings with departmental, public, private, and non-profit groups and organizations to discuss and influence policy issues impacting the assigned program. Develops and implements community actions plans, and ensuresprogress toward policy passage and implementation. Evaluates the quality and effectiveness of services and operations provided by program staff and/or administered by contracted agencies; develops standards for evaluation for quality assurance. Investigates aspects of contracted agency operations such as financial capacity to provide services, contract management and compliance, client records, compliance with the service requirements of the contract, and personnel and program management. Performs detailed review of budgets submitted by contract agencies to evaluate program designs including number of clients to be served and units of service to be delivered; prepares written recommendations to management regarding impact on services. Researches and analyzes protocols, best practices, policy issues, pending legislation, regulations, potential funding sources, and technical research, and makes recommendations to management regarding impact on services. Prepares position papers/recommendations on issues relating to the program area. Works with departmental staff on contract development including selection criteria and preparation of statements of work delineating the number of clients to be served and the nature of services to be delivered; coordinates the review and approval of contract documents by management. Prepares and/or analyzesapplications for the most complex grantsand monitors program related activities and services to ensure quality assurance with grant activities. Attends and conducts meetings with department officials, members ofcommunity- based organizations, and the public interested in resolving issues and influencing the program. Prepares written reports on program activities and on progress toward achieving the overall goals of the program. Initiatesand/or participates in awareness campaigns that promote the program assigned; designs, lays out, produces, and may disseminate products such as flyers,newsletters, pamphlets, posters, and articles. Leads a team of analysts or mentors other analysts, as needed. Requirements SELECTION REQUIREMENTS: A Bachelor's Degree from an *accredited college or university in a discipline related to the core business function of the department such as: Public Health , Environmental Health , Community Health Education , Administration/ Management , Behavioral Sciences , Social Sciences , or closely related field. -AND- Four (4) years of full-timeexperience in the analysis of public health programs**, two (2) years of which must have been at the level of Health Program Analyst I***. A Master's Degree from an *accredited college or university in a discipline related to the core business function of the department may be substituted for one (1) year of the required experience in the analysis of public health programs**. 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. Considerable walking may be involved. SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS 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 (NACES)or the Association of International Credential Evaluators, Inc. (AICE). In order to receive credit for any college or universitycourse work, or any type of college or universitydegree, such as Bachelor's Degree or higher,you must include a legible copy of the Official Diploma, or Official Transcript(s)****, or Official Letter from the accredited institution which shows the area of specialization and the date the degree was awarded with Registrar's signature and/or school seal withyour application online at the time of filing or within fifteen (15) calendar days from application submission to hrexams @ph.lacounty.gov . Official Transcript is defined as a transcript that bears the college seal and states "official and/or copy" issued by the school's Registrar Office. A printout of the transcript from the school's website is NOT considered official and, therefore, will NOT be accepted and may result in your application being incomplete andbe REJECTED . ** Experience in the analysis of public health programs is defined as the study and investigation of issues and problems of public health program development, implementation, administration, and evaluationwith theformation of applicable solutions and recommendations. *** Experience at the level of Health Program Analyst I in the County of Los Angeles is defined as one whoparticipates in planning, implementing, administering, and evaluating public health programs. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATION : Creditwill be given to applicants who possessadditional experience beyond the Selection Requirements andthe following desirable qualification: A Master's Degreefrom an *accredited college or university in a discipline related to the core business function of the department such as: Public Health , Environmental Health , Community Health Education , Administration/ Management , Behavioral Sciences , Social Sciences, or closely related field. If used to meet the Selection Requirements, no points will be awarded for meeting the Desirable Qualification. Additional Information EXAMINATION CONTENT: This examination will consist of an evaluation ofeducation and experience based upon theapplication, and desirable qualification at the time of filing weighted 100% . Candidates must meet the Selection Requirements and mustachieve a passing score of 70% or higher onthe examination in order to beadded on the Eligible Register. Passing this examination and beingplacedon the Eligible Register does not guarantee an offer of employment. Final results will be sent via United States Postal Service (USPS).Final Scores cannot be given over the phone or by email. Notificationlettersmay be sent electronically to the e-mail address provided on the application. It is important that candidates provide a valid e-mail address. Please add hrexams@ph.lacounty.gov to your e-mail address book and list of approved senders to prevent e-mail notifications from being filtered as spam/junk mail. ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION: The names of candidates receiving a passing score in the examination will be added to the EligibleRegister in the order of their score group for a period of twelve (12) months following the date of eligibility. NO PERSON MAY COMPETEIN THIS EXAMINATION MORE THAN ONCE EVERYTWELVE (12) MONTHS . Completed applications will be processed on an as received basis and promulgated to the Eligible Register accordingly. VACANCY INFORMATION: The EligibleRegister resulting from this examination will be used to fill vacancies in the Department of Public Health as they occur. 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. Any required license, certificates,documents, and/or additional information, if any, must be received with your application at the time of filing online or within fifteen (15) calendar days from application submission to hrexams@ph.lacounty.gov . 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. Applicants must submit their completed applications by 5:00 p.m., PDT, on the last day of filing. The acceptance of your application depends on whether you have clearly shown that you meet the SELECTION REQUIREMENTS .Fill out your application completely to receive full credit for any relevant education, training, and job experience you include. In the space provided for education, include the names and addresses of schools attended, dates attended, degree received, and degree major. For each job held, give the name and address of your employer, your job/position title, beginning and ending dates, number of hours worked per week,description of work and duties performed. If your application is incomplete, yourapplication will be REJECTED . Failure to provide complete, accurateinformation willimpact the assessment of your qualifications and the acceptance of your application into the examination process. IMPORTANT NOTES: All information supplied by applicants and 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. Applications may be rejectedat any stage ofthe examination andhiring 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/or Selection Requirements serving as your description of duties WILL NOT be sufficient to demonstrate that you meet the requirements. In doing so your application may be REJECTED AS INCOMPLETE. SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER: Please include your Social Security Number for record control purposes in the following format: XXX-XX-XXXX. 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 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 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. Department Contact Name: Exam Analyst Department Contact Phone: (323) 914-8488 Department Contact Email: hrexams@ph.lacounty.gov ADA Coordinator: (323) 914-8505 Teletype Phone: (213) 974-0911 California Relay Services Phone: (800) 735-2922 Closing Date/Time: 12/16/2019 5:00 PM Pacific
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Dec 06, 2019
Full Time
EXAM NUMBER: PH4731E FILING DATE : Wednesday,December 11, 2019 at 12:30 p.m. (PT) FILING WILL BE SUSPENDED AFTER THE FIRST 300 APPLICATIONS ARE RECEIVED OR BY MONDAY,DECEMBER 16, 2019, AT 5:00 P.M., PT, WHICHEVER OCCURS FIRST. APPLICATIONS RECEIVED AFTER THE FIRST 300 WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED. THIS EXAMINATION WILL REOPEN AS THE NEEDS OF THE SERVICE REQUIRE. TYPE OF RECRUITMENT: Open Competitive Job Opportunity OUT-OF-CLASS EXPERIENCE: No out-of-class experience/verification of experience letter (VOEL) will be accepted. DEFINITION: Supervises a team of analysts and other technical and support personnel providing technical and consultative services to the management of a program; or oversees a small Countywide health program. CLASSIFICATION STANDARDS: This is the senior-/supervisory-level class in the Health Program Analyst Series. Positions allocable to this class are located in the department of Public Health and typically report to and receive general direction from a program administrator/manager or higher. Positions are distinguished either by responsibility for supervising a team of analysts and other technical and support personnel in the development, implementation, administration, and evaluation of a large program, or by non-supervisory responsibility for these activities for a small program. Factors affecting allocation of positions in the Health Program Analyst Series include but are not limited to scope and complexity of program/clinic, program budget, number and size of contracts, and size and composition of clinical, professional, and support staff. Positions allocated to the Department of Public Health may also supervise and participate in work with community and city partners to shape and develop policy toward passage and implementation. Positions in the Health Program Analyst Series are distinguished from positions allocated to perform contract development and administration activities as part of a centralized departmental contracting function. Health Program Analyst III is distinguished from Health Program Analyst II in that the latter may lead staff engaged in analyzing program components, whereas the Health Program Analyst III supervises the full scope of program-analysis activities for which the position is responsible. These positions require expert knowledge of principles of program administration, organization, and planning; methodologies, concepts, and practices of human services program development, support, and evaluation; and the ability to collect, evaluate, and synthesize data, draw conclusions, and formulate recommendations in connection with community health programs; interpret Federal, State, and County legislative regulations and mandates; and establish and maintain effective working relationships with staff, community members, and other public and private agencies; and communicate effectively orally and in writing. Essential Job Functions Supervises or independently executes the development, implementation, and evaluation of the services of a program or sub-program; formulates or assists with the formulation ofplans, policies, and objectives for the program. Supervises and participates in the coordination and facilitation of collaborative efforts among public, private, and non-profit groups and community organizations to meet the needs of the target population; provides leadership, technical assistance, advocacy, and coalition-building on behalf of targeted groups. Reviews written recommendations from staff regarding budgets submitted by contact agencies, policy issues, pending legislation, regulations, and technical research and position papers relating to the program area. Supervises the investigation of contracted agency operations performed by subordinate analyst staff; performs investigations of highly sensitive or complex issues involving contract agencies and makes recommendations to management. Supervises and advises staff in the analysis and preparation of grant applications; monitors program-related activities and services to ensure compliance with grant activities. Reviews written reports on program activities and progress toward achieving the overall goals of the program; develops written program goals and specialty program plans. Supervises and participates in the development and administration of contracts withpublic health program service providers; supervises the monitoring and evaluation of agencies to ensure compliance with contract requirements and services. Conducts meetings with departmental, public, private, and non-profit groups and community organizations to discuss and influence policy issues impacting the assigned program. Supervises and participates in the development and implementation of community action plans and policy. Supervises the work of program staff and coordinates the activities of professional and technical staff implementing the objectives and goals of the program. Attends and conducts meetings with department officials and members of community-based organizations and the public interested in resolving issues and influencing the program. Oversees the evaluation of awareness campaigns that promote the assigned program; oversees and assists in the design and layout of promotional materials and may disseminate products such as flyers, newsletters, pamphlets, posters, and articles. Requirements SELECTIONREQUIREMENTS: A Bachelor's Degree from an *accredited college or university in a discipline related to the core business function of the department such as: Public Health , Environmental Health , Community Health Education , Administration/ Management , Behavioral Sciences , Social Sciences , or closely related field. -AND- Five (5)years of full-timeexperience in the analysis of public health programs**, two (2)of which must have been at the level of Health Program Analyst II***. A Master's Degree from an *accredited college or university in a discipline related to the core business function of the department may be substituted for one (1)year of the required experience in the analysis of public health programs**. LICENSE: A valid California Class C Driver License or the ability to utilize and 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. SPECIAL REQUIREMENTINFORMATION: * 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 (NACES)or the Association of International Credential Evaluators, Inc. (AICE). In order to receive credit for any type of college or universitydegree, such as Master's degree,you must include a legible copy of the Official Diploma, Official Transcript(s), or Official Letter from the accredited institution which shows the area of specialization and the date the degree was awarded with Registrar's signature and/or school seal with youronline application at the time of filing or within fifteen (15) calendar days from application submission to hrexams@ph.lacounty.gov . Official Transcript is defined as a transcript that bears the college seal and states "official and/or copy" issued by the school's Registrar Office. A printout of the transcript from the school's website is NOT considered official and, therefore, will NOT be accepted and may result in your application being incomplete andbe REJECTED . **Experience in the analysis of a public health program is defined as the study and investigation of issues and problems of public health program development, implementation, administration, and evaluation and the formation of applicable solutions and recommendations. *** Experience at the level of Health Program Analyst II in the County of Los Angeles is defined as one who plans,implements, administers, and evaluatespublic health programs. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS: Creditwill be given to applicants who possessadditional experience beyond the Selection Requirements and possessthe following desirable qualification: A Master's Degreefrom an *accredited college or university in a discipline related to the core business function of the department such as: Public Health , Environmental Health , Community Health Education , Administration/ Management , Behavioral Sciences , Social Sciences, or closely related field. If used to meet the Selection Requirements, no points will be awarded for meeting the Desirable Qualification. Additional Information EXAMINATION CONTENT: This examination will consist of an evaluation ofeducation and experience based upon theapplication, and desirable qualification at the time of filing weighted 100% . Candidates must meet the Selection Requirements and mustachieve a passing score of 70% or higher onthe examination in order to beadded on the Eligible Register. Passing this examination and beingplacedon the Eligible Register does not guarantee an offer of employment. Final results will be sent via United States Postal Service (USPS).Final Scores cannot be given over the phone or by email. Notificationlettersmay be sent electronically to the e-mail address provided on the application. It is important that candidates provide a valid e-mail address. Please add hrexams@ph.lacounty.gov to your e-mail address book and list of approved senders to prevent e-mail notifications from being filtered as spam/junk mail. ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION: The names of candidates receiving a passing score in the examination will be added to the EligibleRegister in the order of their score group for a period of twelve (12) months following the date of eligibility. NO PERSON MAY COMPETEIN THIS EXAMINATION MORE THAN ONCE EVERYTWELVE (12) MONTHS . Completed applications will be processed on an as received basis and promulgated to the Eligible Register accordingly. VACANCY INFORMATION: The EligibleRegister resulting from this examination will be used to fill vacancies in the Department of Public Health as they occur. 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. Any required license, certificates,documents, and/or additional information, if any, must be received with your application at the time of filing online or within fifteen (15) calendar days from application submission to hrexams@ph.lacounty.gov . 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. Applicants must submit their completed applications by 5:00 p.m., PDT, on the last day of filing. The acceptance of your application depends on whether you have clearly shown that you meet the SELECTION REQUIREMENTS .Fill out your application completely to receive full credit for any relevant education, training, and job experience you include. In the space provided for education, include the names and addresses of schools attended, dates attended, degree received, and degree major. For each job held, give the name and address of your employer, your job/position title, beginning and ending dates, number of hours worked per week,description of work and duties performed. If your application incomplete, the application will be REJECTED . Failure to provide complete, accurateinformation willimpact the assessment of your qualifications and the acceptance of your application into the examination process. IMPORTANT NOTES: All information supplied by applicants and 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. Applications may be rejectedat any stage ofthe examination andhiring 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/or Selection Requirements serving as your description of duties WILL NOT be sufficient to demonstrate that you meet the requirements. In doing so your application may be REJECTED AS INCOMPLETE. SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER: Please include your Social Security Number for record control purposes in the following format: XXX-XX-XXXX. 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 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 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. Department Contact Name: Exam Analyst Department Contact Phone: (323) 914-8488 Department Contact Email: hrexams@ph.lacounty.gov ADA Coordinator: (323) 914-8505 Teletype Phone: (213) 974-0911 California Relay Services Phone: (800) 735-2922 Closing Date/Time: 12/16/2019 5:00 PM Pacific
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Dec 06, 2019
Full Time
EXAM NUMBER: Y4745V TYPE OF RECRUITMENT: OPEN COMPETITIVE JOB OPPORTUNITY FIRSTDAY OF FILING:December 6, 2019 at 8:00 a.m.(PST) UNTIL THE NEEDS OF THE SERVICES ARE MET AND IS SUBJECT TO CLOSURE WITHOUTPRIOR NOTICE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES The Los Angeles County Department of Health Services (DHS) is the second largest health system in the nation, providing compassionate, quality care through its integrated system of hospitals and community-based clinics. DHS annually cares for about 600,000 unique patients, employs over 22,000 staff and has an annual operating budget of $4.3 billion. DHS leads the County's effort to provide health services to the residents of Los Angeles County, of which approximately two million are uninsured. DHS hospitals also conduct post-graduate medical education through university affiliations for interns, residents and fellows to train the physician workforce for tomorrow. MISSION Our mission is to ensure access to high-quality, patient-centered, cost-effective health care to Los Angeles County residents through direct services at DHS facilities and through collaboration with community and university partners. DEFINITION: Assists a dentist by serving as chair assistant and office clerk. Essential Job Functions Reviews patient record if available and, using standard practices and procedural instructions as a guide, determines what instruments and materials will probably be needed and lays them out. Passes equipment to the dentist upon request. Prepares patient for dentist by seating patient, adjusting chair for convenient angle, and draping patient and in the case of children, calms and reassures the patient so work can proceed expeditiously. Schedules all patients, determining time intervals according to type of work to be done and the probability of the dentist being able to treat more than one patient at a time. Operates a conventional dental radiographic machine to make intra-oral, periapical, bite wing and occlusal images, a cephalometric radiographic machine to make various extra-oral images of the head such as lateral, anterior-posterior, and poster-anterior images, and a panographic radiographic machine to make extra-oral panographic images of the teeth and jaws, as directed by dentist. Places and positions suction tubes in patient's mouth using standard practice and following dentist's instructions. Mixes filling compounds such as composite and amalgam using standard practice or dentist preference as a guide to consistency. Maintains patient records by indicating type of work done. Takes pre-impressions for dentures of all types as directed for use by technician to duplicate original configuration using standard practice and dentist's instructions as a guide. Participates in orientation meetings for families conducted by dentist which include such subjects as available dental services, proper nutrition, proper personal dental care including plaque control instruction. Records stage of work and instruments used when dentist is interrupted in an endodontic process. Requirements MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: OPTION I -Completion of a Dental Assistant vocational curriculum in an approved school*. OPTION II -One (1)year's experience as a dental assistant. LICENSE: A Radiation Safety License issued by the Dental Board of California -OR- A Certificate of compliance from an approved Board course in Radiation Safety. 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: Additional credit will be given to applicants who possess the followingdesirable qualification in excess of theminimum requirements. Experience as a Dental Assistant assisting the Dentist and Dental Residents in a various setting such as Emergency Room setting, Operating Room setting, Inpatient setting (bedside). Current certification issued by the American Heart Association's Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers (CPR & AED) Program SPECIALTY REQUIREMENTS INFORMATION: * A Dental Assistant vocational curriculum in an approved school is defined as a program acceptable by the American Dental Association's (ADA) Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA). In order to receive credit for any certificateyou must include a legible copy of the official certificate,with your application or within 15 calendar days of filing. Additional Information EXAMINATION CONTENT: This exam will consist of an evaluation of education, experience and desirable qualificationbased upon application information weighted 100%. ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION: Applications will be processed on an " as received " and those receiving a passing score will be promulgated to the eligible register accordingly. NO PERSON MAY COMPETE IN THIS EXAMINATION MORE THAN ONCE EVERY TWELVE (12) MONTHS. The names of candidates 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. 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 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 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 resulting Eligible Register 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. 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 Selection 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 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 MINIMUM 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. NOTE: If you are unable to attach the required documents, you muste-mail the documents to the exam analyst at GMargosian@dhs.lacounty.gov within fifteen (15) calendar days of filing online or your application will be rejected. Please include the exam number and the exam title. 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: Germine Margosian, Exam Analyst GMargosian@dhs.lacounty.gov Phone: (323) 914-8572 Fax:(323) 869-0942 ADA COORDINATOR PHONE : (323) 914-7111 CALIFORNIA RELAY SERVICES PHONE : (800) 735-2922 Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Dec 04, 2019
Full Time
EXAMINATION NUMBER: PH8973D FIRSTDAY OF FILING : December 9,2019 at 12:30 p.m., Pacific Standard Time (PST) FILING WILL BE SUSPENDED AFTER THE FIRST 200 APPLICATIONS ARE RECEIVED OR BY FRIDAY, DECEMBER 13, 2019, AT 5:00 P.M., PST, WHICHEVER OCCURS FIRST. APPLICATIONS RECEIVED AFTER THE FIRST 200 WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED. THIS EXAMINATION WILL REOPEN AS THE NEEDS OF THE SERVICE REQUIRE TYPE OF RECRUITMENT: Open Competitive Job Opportunity Position Information: Plans, conducts, interprets and evaluates original research projects involving complex experimental designs in the field of behavioral and social sciences. Essential Job Functions Develops original research hypotheses directed toward the improvement of County services in areas such as mental healths probation, welfare services and human relations. Plans, designs, conducts and evaluates research projects involving complex experimental designs such as univariate and multi-variate analysis of variance, standard and inverse factor analysis and discriminant function. Devises data processing procedures that make use of high speed computers and works with computer personnel in the programming and processing of data.Prepares reports and recommendations based on research findings. Consults with other departmental professional and administrative personnel in the development of study designs, the execution of the studies and the practical application of the results of research projects. Consults with other agencies concerning research problems and studies.Trains and supervises technical and clerical personnel in connection with research projects. Requirements Meet one of the following options at the time of filing in order to move forward in the exam process. Option I: A Ph.D.degree* from an accredited college or universityin a field of the behavioral science or social science** -AND- One (1) years' post Doctoral relevant research experience, including responsibility for the design, evaluation, and implementation of relevant research projects in a behavioral or social science field. Option II: A Bachelor's degree* or higher from an accredited college or university in a field of the behavioral science or social science** -AND- any combination of relevant education and/or relevant research experience totaling at least five (5) 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 : *In order to receive credit for any college or universitycourse work, or any type of college or universitydegree, such as a Bachelor's Degree or higher,you must attach a legible copy of the Official Diploma,Official Transcript(s)***, or Official Letter fromthe accredited institution, which shows the area of specialization and the date the degree was awarded, with Registrar's signature and school seal to your application at the time of filing, or e-mail to mofong@ph.lacounty.gov withinfifteen (15) calendar days from application submission or your application may be rejected. ** Qualifying education in the field of the behavioral science orsocial scienceinclude but not limited to the following disciplines: Public Health, Anthropology, Biostatistics, Cognitive Science, Economics, Environmental Health, Epidemiology, Health Policy, History, Management Science, Organization Studies, Organizational Behavior, Psychology, Public Administration, Social Psychology, and Sociology. *** Official Transcript is defined as a transcript that bears the college seal and states "official and/or copy" issued by the school's Registrar Office. A printout of the transcript from the school's website is NOT considered official and, therefore, will NOT be accepted and will result in your application being incomplete andwill be REJECTED. No Out-of-Class Experience or Verification of Experience letters will be accepted. Desirable Qualifications: The experience listed below will be assessed as full-time work experience beyond the Requirements and points will be allocated: Master's degree* or higher from an accredited college or university in a field of the behavioral science, social science, Public Health, Business Analytics, Data Science, Data Analytics, Economics, Statistics, Epidemiology, Engineering, or a closely related research field, if the degree was not used to meet the education requirement . Experience using Statistical Analysis Software (SAS) or R package to perform descriptive and inferential statistics. Experience conducting statistical analysis using predictive and prescriptive modeling. Experience using mapping software to perform thematic mapping and spatial statistics. Proficient experience using SAS/ACCESS or R to import, clean, validate, integrate, and analyze large-scale data in various formats including tab or comma-delimited, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Access, and SQL Server computer application. Experience using data visualization methods/tools to develop info graphics, dashboards and reports. Experience in survey development and Community-Based Participatory Research methods. Experience with qualitative data collection and analysis. Experience conducting exhaustive literature searches using multiple methods including online journal databases and other internet sources to develop various proposals, such as grants. Additional relevant research experience, beyond the requirements. Additional Information Our Assessment Process: Once we have determined that you meet one of our education and experience requirement options above, our process will consist of an evaluation of education and experience based on application information, desirable qualifications, and Supplemental Questionnaire at the time of filing weighted 100%. Applicants must meet one of the education and experience requirement options above and achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on the examination in order to be added to the hiring list (Eligible Register) for consideration of employment. Passing this examination and being added to the Eligible Register does not guarantee an offer of employment. NO PERSON MAY COMPETEIN THIS EXAMINATION MORE THAN ONCE EVERY TWELVE (12) MONTHS . Non-Acceptance and Final ExaminationResults letters will be sent via United States Postal Service(USPS). Examination scores cannot be given over the phone or by e-mail. Notifications for this examination will be sent electronically to the e-mail address provided on the application and toyour account inbox at My Career Page Website .It is important that candidates provide a valid e-mail address. Please add mofong@ph.lacounty.gov and info@governmentjobs.com to your e-mail address book and list of approved senders to prevent e-mail notifications from being filtered as spam/junk mail. 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 the assessment will be promulgatedto 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. 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: PH8973D Department Contact Name: Exam Analyst Department Contact Phone: (323) 914-8488 Department Contact Email: HRExams@ph.lacounty.gov Closing Date/Time: 12/13/2019 5:00 PM Pacific
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Dec 04, 2019
Full Time
The Facilities Operations Service (FOS) has a need to fill two Section Manager level positions within the organization. Through this hiring process, FOS will select a Section Manager for Maintenance & Operations, and a Section Manager for Special Events. If assigned to the Maintenance Operations: You will serve as the Section Manager in the Maintenance & Operations District 3 in Culver City, and report to the Division Manager, Maintenance & Operations. The position is responsible for all electrical, plumbing, HVAC, elevator, general and other maintenance work related to service level agreements, preventative maintenance and service requests for the District 3 area, which covers the west side of Los Angeles County from Malibu to Rancho Palos Verdes. If assigned to Special Events: You will serve as Section Manager for the Special Events section located at the main headquarters of the Internal Services Department, and report directly to the General Manager of the Facilities Operations Services. ISD's Special Events Section is an in-house event coordinator organization that plans, organizes and delivers support for a wide-range of special events, from ribbon-cutting ceremonies to large-scale event gatherings. This function is highly visible due to the direct working relationship with the Board of Supervisors and their staff. FILING START DATE: 12/05/19 at 7:00 a.m., (PT). This examination will remain open until the needs of the department are met and is subject to closure at anytime without prior notice. EXAM NUMBER : W6686F TYPE OF RECRUITMENT: Open Competitive Examination With more than 10 million residents, Los Angeles County is the most populous county in the nation. As the largest employer in Southern California, over 112,000 employees in more than 36 Departments provide vital public services as diverse as law enforcement, property assessment, public health protection, water conservation, cultural activities and many more. Don't miss this great opportunity! Who We Are: As the primary source of centralized services to maintain and support Los Angeles County facilities, ISD serves as the strategic facilities management function overseeing deferred maintenance and systems replacements, alterations and improvements, maintenance, custodial, and landscaping service We Are Looking For An Individual Who Is: A self-starter, passionate and creative Confident and poised and able to work well with all levels of staff Innovative and able to tackle problems and bringing new ideas into the workplace Proactive with a positive attitude supporting and encouraging other's success. Dedicated and meticulous who takes pride in their work product. Essential Job Functions What Will You Do: Plan, assign, coordinate, direct, supervise and evaluate the work of a variety of craft and trade workers and supervisors engaged in force account construction, maintenance alteration or repair of the physical plant and equipment. Coordinate the work of facilities operations and building crafts with various staff in the facilities including administrative, division chiefs, medical, nursing, and other facility staff. Inspect or direct the inspection of contract construction work in progress in conjunction with representatives of the Internal Services Department or Public Works Department, and other sections and within the division to ensure adherence to plans and specifications. Resolve conflicts between codes through discussions with enforcing agencies and recommends and implements solutions to eliminate code violations and comply with changing code requirements. Confer with administrative managers, division chiefs, and capital projects management staff to establish requirements of new or altered facilities. Represent the interests of the facility at pre-design and pre-construction conferences with architects, engineers, contractors, vendors and interested County departments. Review or direct the review of plans and specifications, and identifies and reports observed design deficiencies. Ensure compliance with all building, construction and safety codes affecting the accreditation, licensing and operational status of the facility. Review and recommend changes to ensure that the facility will perform its designed function. Prepare or direct the preparation of a maintenance and alteration program and the preparation of the division's budget. Review or direct the review of work requests and prepares cost estimates and priority recommendations. Allocate resources to achieve maximum cost-effectiveness. May establish or assist in the establishment of division policy, practices and standards, and interprets departmental policy, practice and standards. Requirements MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: OPTION I: Two (2)years of experience as a building crafts* ortradessupervisor** or higher. OPTION II: One (1) year of experience at the level of Manager I, Facilities Operations and Crafts.*** SPECIAL REQUIREMENT INFORMATION: *In the County of Los Angeles a building crafts supervisor is defined as having experience planning, organizing, directing, and supervising an assigned building maintenance work unit; coordinating work unit activities with other work units, sections, divisions, departments, and outside contractors; and performing a variety of technical tasks relative to assigned area of responsibility. **In the County of Los Angeles a trades supervisor is defined as having experience planning, organizing, directing and supervising the maintenance operations and activities for HVAC&R, electrical, plumbing and other assigned trades; schedule, assign and review maintenance work. ***Experience at the level of Manager I, Facilities Operations and Crafts is defined as having immediate charge of the facilities operations and building crafts programs of a small medical facility, or a geographical area providing construction, maintenance, alteration or repair programs with a staff of less than 70, or acts as an assistant to a higher-level Manager, Facilities Operations and Crafts. 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 EXPECTATIONS: 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 in facility maintenance and refurbishment environment. Experience utilizing any of the following applications for the purpose of managing workload productivity, reviewing project progress/timeliness and/or producing progress reports: work order and accounting systems, computer maintenance management systems, or cost accounting systems (e.g., Facilities Automated Management Information Systems {FAMIS}, Budget and Accounting Systems for Internal Services (BASIS}, or other similar systems. Additional Information First, meet our requirements above. After that, our process includes one (1) examination. This exam will consist of an interview evaluating the scope of your management ability, knowledge and skills in the field, computer knowledge and skills, analytical and problem-solving skills, customer service and interpersonal skills, and communications skills weighted at 100%. You must achieve a passing score of 70% or higher to successfully pass the interview and be placedon the EligibleRegister. Passing this examination and being placed on the Eligible Register do not guarantee an offer of employment. Applications 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. No Out-of-Class Experience or Verification of Experience Letters will be accepted. No withholds allowed for this examination. Final results will be sent by U.S. mail. Test scores cannot be given over the phone. IMPORTANT NOTES: You can visit www.governmentjobs.com , log into your profile and check your inbox. The inbox retains a copy of all emails sent, for your records. 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. Utilizing VERBIAGE from Class Specifications 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. All information is subject to verification. We may reject your application at any time during the exam process, including after an appointment has been made. Falsification of any information may result in disqualification or rescission of job offer. VACANCY INFORMATION: One vacancy islocated at 1106 North Eastern Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90063. The other vacancy is located at 11236 Playa Court, Culver City, CA 90230. The work schedule is 5/40. SHIFT: Any What Happens Next: Take advantage of this wonderful opportunity! Submit an application by clicking the green "Apply" button at the top corner of the posting. You will move through the examination process and, if successful, be placed on a list, which is valid for twelve (12) months. Have questions about anything? Please contact us using the following information: Exam Number: W6686F Department Contact Name: Raul Mendez Department Contact Phone Number: (323) 267-2056 California Relay Services: (800) 735-2922 ADA Coordinator Phone Number: (323) 267-2432 Teletype Phone: (800) 899-4099 - Alternate: (800) 897-0077 If you have a disability and need accommodation to take the assessment, please contact our ADA Coordinator at dzarmakoupis@isd.lacounty.gov . The sooner you contact us, the sooner we can respond without any time loss for you on the recruitment. 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. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Dec 04, 2019
Full Time
FILING START DATE: DECEMBER 5, 2019 at8:00 a.m. (PST) UNTIL THE NEEDS OF THE SERVICES ARE MET AND IS SUBJECT TO CLOSURE WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE EXAM NUMBER: Y5064N TYPE OF RECRUITMENT: OPEN COMPETITIVE JOB OPPORTUNITY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES: The Los Angeles County Department of Health Services (DHS) is the second largest health system in the nation, providing compassionate, quality care through its integrated system of hospitals and community-based clinics. DHS annually cares for about 600,000 unique patients, employs over 22,000 staff and has an annual operating budget of $4.3 billion. DHS leads the county's effort to provide health services to the resident of Los Angeles County, of which approximately two million are uninsured. DHS hospitals also conduct post-graduate medical education through university affiliations for interns, residents and fellows to train the physician workforce for tomorrow. THE MISSION: We're remaking the nation's largest county-run correctional health system with a focus on social justice medicine, compassionate whole-person care, community partnership and professional growth. Every day, we put our vision and our values into practice as we strive to improve healthcare for uniquely underserved population. DEFINITION: Drives a County vehicle to transport ambulatory patients/clients to and from residences, County, and non-County facilities such as hospitals, clinics, and rehabilitative agencies. Essential Job Functions Drives a van, station wagon, or automobile to transport ambulatory and/or wheelchair bound patients or clients to and from residences and County or non-County health care facilities, such as convalescent homes, rehabilitation centers or correctional facilities. Assists patients/clientsinto and out of the vehicle by holding on to them to ensure they are not injured when entering or leaving the vehicle; may use an automated lift. Attends to patients' or clients' safety and comfort en route by driving carefully and in accordance with State and local traffic laws and ordinances and County policies and procedures. Observes the seriousness of a patient's condition and administers emergency first aid and/or basic life supportmeasures based on the patient's physical condition. If necessary, contacts appropriate emergency personnel. Observes patient's response and decides whether or not to complete an assigned trip or transport the patient directly to the nearest hospital providing emergency care. Transports persons accompanying patients/clients, as appropriate. Contacts patients and/or caregivers via telephone prior to arriving at assigned destination. Inspects vehicle prior to daily operation, documents findings on safety check list and sends vehicle to the Internal Services Department for required servicing and repairs. Prepares reports and maintains logs of mileage traveled, gasoline used, number of patients transported, and any unusual incidents regarding clinic vehicle and patients or passengers. Refuels, cleans, and checksvehicle for required servicing and repairs. Maintains assigned vehicle in clean and safe working condition. Performs other duties as assigned. Requirements MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Six (6) months of experience in the care of patients in a hospital or institution or in the transportation of patients to and from a hospital, mental health facility, or other institution. LICENSE: A valid California Class C Driver License. A valid Class B Driver License or current CPR and First Aid Certificates may be required. LICENSE INFORMATION: Successful applicants for this position must obtain and present a copy of his/her driving record from the California State Department of Motor Vehicles before 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. 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 weighting over 25 pounds, and frequent lifting of 10-25 pounds. Additional Information EXAMINATION CONTENT: This examination will consist of an evaluation of experience based on application information weighted at 100%. Additional points will be awarded for additional experience beyond the Minimum Requirements. Candidates must achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on the examination in order to be placed on 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 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. AVAILABLE SHIFT: Any VACANCY INFORMATION: The resulting eligible register from this examination will be used to fill vacancies throughout the Department of Health Services as they occur. 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. 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. 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. 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. ADA COORDINATOR PHONE: (323) 914-7111 CALIFORNIA RELAY SERVICES PHONE: (800) 735-2922 DEPARTMENT CONTACT: Israel Belmont, Exam Analyst (323) 914-7587 ibelmont@dhs.lacounty.gov Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Dec 04, 2019
Full Time
EXAM NUMBER: PH4543C FIRST DAY OF FILING : Thursday, December 5, 2019 at 8:00 a.m., Pacific Standard Time (PST) This examination will remain open until the needs of the service are met and is subject to closure without prior notice. TYPE OF RECRUITMENT: Open Competitive Job Opportunity SPECIAL SALARY INFORMATION This position is subject to the provisions of the Management Appraisal of Performance Plan (MAPP). Initial salary placement and subsequent salary adjustments will be made in accordance withMAPPguidelines and regulations. Information about the position: Positions allocable to this class are restricted to the Department of Public Health. Incumbents typically report to a Deputy Director, Public Health or higher and are responsible for overseeing, through subordinate managers, a major public health program or a comparably-sized division comprised of multiple public health programs. Factors affecting allocation to Health Program Manager III (HPM III) typically include the scope and complexity of the division or program managed, as indicated by the size and composition of staff, size and complexity of the budget, and number and size of contracts and grants. Health Program Manager III is distinguished from the lower-level Health Program Manager II by the responsibility of the former for a large-sized public health program or comparably-sized segment of a major public health program. Positions are further distinguished from Deputy Director, Public Health by the responsibility of the latter for an operating bureau comprised of major public health programs. The Health Program Manager III leads and manages the Department's Substance Abuse Prevention and Control (SAPC) Division, the largest local substance use disorder (SUD) system of care in the United States. The position offers a unique opportunity to establish a vision for an LA County at the forefront of substance abuse prevention, drawing on traditional education and policy strategies and on new approaches that highlight community connection and positive youth development. This same emphasis on innovation is key to the HPM III role in relation to treatment, promoting models of care that address the needs of a diverse population affected by differing forms of addiction. The position also offers room for creativity in relation to system financing. SAPC programming draws on multiple funding streams, leaving room for the HPM III to craft a budget that maximizes support for new as well as traditional interventions. Who We Are: SAPC has a total of 498 staff positions, a $467 million budget, and oversees 241 contracts. SAPC treatment responsibilities include oversight for provision of a single benefit package for youth and adults needing treatment and recovery services based on determination of medical necessity and American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) criteria; providing residential and outpatient treatment through a directly operated, State-licensed residential SUD program; establishing clinical standards and ensuring that the provider network receives adequate training in order to comply with set standards; and ensuring that contracted SUD treatment meets standards of practice and that care and resources are managed appropriately. In addition to treatment programming, SAPC oversees an expanded and diversified portfolio of prevention activities, including oversight of a contracted network of substance use prevention programs, and development and management of 50 school-based Wellbeing Centers built on principles of Positive Youth Development. Essential Job Functions Directs, manages, and oversees, through a subordinate manager: The Clinical Services and Analytics Branch, which is responsible for reviewing and authorizing treatment services; planning, designing, developing, and implementing scientific/epidemiologic research and evaluation services; and implementing educational training and outreach events to enhance the professionalism, clinical skills, and knowledge of SAPC staff and providers. The Strategic and Network Development Branch, which is responsible for guiding the growth and development of an organized system of prevention and treatment programs; building network adequacy and ensuring timely access to culturally and developmentally appropriate services; and educating the public on SUDs and available services through promotional efforts and events. The Systems of Care Branch, which is responsible for implementing treatment standards of practice and special programming (pregnant and parenting women, criminal justice and reentry, and homelessness) for youth and adults; and delivering technical assistance for network providers to support implementation of patient-centered programming and collaboration. The Administrative Services Branch, which is responsible for contract development and network oversight and compliance; developing, preparing, and submitting the annual mandated Drug Medi-Cal (DMC) and Non-DMC budgets and cost reports; and functionality of the electronic health record. Synthesizing the latest findings from research related to SUDs and their impact on public health, and the preparation of reports to executive leadership/management to inform best practices for promoting health and well-being, controlling/preventing the spread of illness and injury in the context of community-based SUD care, and informing the development of strategies to achieve SAPC's organizational mission. Requirements Meet one of the following options at the time of filing in order to move forward in the exam process. Option I : A Bachelor's degree* or higher from an accredited college or university in a discipline related to the core business function** of the department - AND - Three (3) years of work experience*** at the level of the Los Angeles County class of Health Program Manager II****. Option II : A Bachelor's degree* or higher from an accredited college or university in a discipline related to the core business function** of the department - AND - Four (4) years of management work experience***, which must have included two (2) years of work experience at the level of the Los Angeles County class of Health Program Manager II****. Option III : A Bachelor's degree* or higher from an accredited college or university in a discipline related to the core business function** of the department - AND - Six (6) years of workexperience*** at the level of the Los Angeles County class of Health Program Manager I*****. *** A Master's degree or higher from an accredited college or university in a discipline related to the core business function of the department will be accepted for one (1) year of the required workexperience, if the degree was not used to meet the educational requirement. 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 : Lightphysical effort which may include occasional light lifting to a10-poundlimit, and some bending, stooping or squatting. Considerable walking may be involved. Special Requirement Information: * In order to receive credit for any type of college or universitydegree, such as Bachelor's Degree or higher,you must attach a legible copy of the Official Diploma,Official Transcripts, or Official Letter fromthe accredited institution (which shows the date the degree was awarded) with Registrar's signature and school seal, withyour application online at the time of filing or within fifteen (15) calendar days from application submission to mofong@ph.lacounty.gov . **The core business functions of Public Health include Assessment, Policy Development, and Assurance, Epidemiology, Environmental Health, Health Sciences, Public Administration, Business Administration, Behavioral Science, Social Science, or a closely related field. ****In the County of Los Angeles a Health Program Manager II is defined as one who hasimmediate charge of a large-sized (25+ employees) public health program or comparably-sized segment of a major public health program within the Department of Public Health. ***** In the County of Los Angeles a Health Program Manager I is defined as one who hasimmediate charge of a medium-sized (25 employees or less) public health program or comparably-sized segment of a large public health program within the Department of Public Health. No Out-of-Class Experience or Verification of Experience letters will be accepted. Desirable Qualifications: The experience listed below will be assessed as full-time work experience beyond the Selection Requirements and points will be allocated: Experience managing a health plan or service delivery system with significant results. Experience performing data analytics and/or program evaluation. Experience working with community partners, health care providers and community residents. Experience designing and/or managing substance use disorder (SUD) prevention initiatives. A Master's degree or higher from an accredited college or university in Public Health, a related discipline, or a medical degree in addiction medicine or behavioral health if the degree was not used to meet the educational or experience requirement. Additional Information Our Assessment Process: Once we have determinedyou meet one of the requirement options above, our process includes a two part assessment. Part 1: An evaluation of education and experience based on application information, Desirable Qualifications, and Supplemental Questionnaire at the time of filing. W eighted 40% of the final score. Part 2 :AStructured Oral Interview covering knowledge and interest of the position, leadership and management ability, interpersonal effectiveness ability, and problem solving ability. Weighted 60% of the final score . A minimum score of 70% on each part of the assessment is needed to pass. Test Preparation: Structured Oral Interview test preparation resources are available to help candidates prepare for the examination, they may be accessed on the Department of Human Resources website at: http://hr.lacounty.gov/job-search-toolkit While these practice materials will help in preparing for the test, we advise you to review ALL related materials that you deem necessary. Applicants must meet one of the Requirement options above and achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on the assessment in order to be added to the hiring list (Eligible Register)for consideration of employment. Non-Acceptance and Final ExaminationResults letters will be sent via United States Postal Service(USPS). Examination scores cannot be given over the phone or by e-mail. Passing this examination and being added to the Eligible Register does not guarantee an offer of employment. NO PERSON MAY COMPETEIN THIS EXAMINATION MORE THAN ONCE EVERY TWELVE (12) MONTHS . Notifications for this examination will be sent electronically to the e-mail address provided on the application and your account inbox at My Career Page Website . It is important that candidates provide a valid e-mail address. Please add mofong@ph.lacounty.gov and info@governmentjobs.com to your e-mail address book and list of approved senders to prevent e-mail notifications from being filtered as spam/junk mail. 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 both assessment parts will be promulgatedto 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. 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: PH4543C Department Contact Name: Exam Analyst Department Contact Phone: (323) 914-8488 Department Contact Email: HRExams@ph.lacounty.gov Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Dec 03, 2019
Variable Shift
THIS IS NOT A JOB OPPORTUNITY FILING PERIOD December 3, 2019 at 8:00 a.m. (PT) -December 31, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. (PT) INFORMATION We invite you to apply to the Typing Test to help you prepare for a Los Angeles County job that requires typing skills. Thisposting is to allow candidates to take timed typing tests designed to measure speed and accuracy in typing. It will solely be used for record-keeping andtransfer score purposes. If you have already completed a typing test with the Department of Human Resources, and achieved a score of 40 words per minute, you do not need to apply. This typing test will not result in an eligible list. To compete for a specific job classification, a separate application is required. Candidates' most recent typing test scores will be identified as their active scores and will supersede all previous scores. Additional Information EXAMINATION CONTENT This examination will consist of a timed typing testdesigned to measure speed and accuracy in typing. TYPINGTESTS ARE NOT REVIEWABLE PER CIVIL SERVICE RULE 7.19. Test scores cannot be given over the phone. TRANSFER OF SCORES Thistypingtest will be used in the future for newexaminations that require a typing skill. If your score meets the minimum words per minute for the examinations you apply for in the future, your scores will automaticallybe transferred. The followingapplicants are NOT required to take the County typing test: Those candidates who currently hold or have held a typing position with therequisite words per minute in the service of the County of Los Angeles; Those candidates who have taken and passed a Los Angeles County typingperformance test at the required words per minute administered by a County Department. Passing scores on record with the Department of HumanResources will be transferred automatically. TheCounty of Los Angeleshasseveralclerical, secretarial, and other related job classifications that require typing skillssuch as: Item Job Title Minimum WPM 1138 Intermediate Clerk/Light Typing 25 2094 Secretary I 40 2095 Secretary II 40 2096 Secretary III 40 2097 Secretary IV 40 2098 Secretary V 40 2100 Senior Secretary I 40 2101 Senior Secretary II 40 2102 Senior Secretary III 40 2103 Senior Secretary IV 40 2104 Senior Secretary V 40 2160 Legal Office Support Assistant I 40 2161 Legal Office Support Assistant II 40 2214 Intermediate Typist-Clerk 40 2216 Senior Typist-Clerk 40 2219 Supervising Typist-Clerk 40 2221 Intermediate Supervising Typist-Clerk 40 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 green "Apply" button at the top right of this posting. You can also track the status of your application using this web site. Applications will be accepted startingDecember 03,2019 at 8:00 am (PT). We must receive your application byDecember 31,2019 at 5:00pm(PT). 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 or friend's user ID and password may erase a candidate's original application record. IMPORTANT NOTE 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. 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. ______________________________________________________________________________ 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: Paolo Galdones Department Contact Email: DHRClericalExams@hr.lacounty.gov Closing Date/Time: 12/31/2019 5:00 PM Pacific
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Dec 03, 2019
Full Time
FILING DATES: 12/3/2019 AT 8:00 a.m., PST - Until the needs of the service are met and is subject to closure without notice EXAM NUMBER: Y4977P TYPE OF RECRUITMENT Open Competitive Job Opportunity THIS ANNOUNCEMENT IS A REBULLETIN TO REOPEN THE FILING PERIOD, AND UPDATE SALARY INFORMATION. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES: The Los Angeles County Department of Health Services (DHS) is the second largest health system in the nation, providing compassionate, quality care through its integrated system of hospitals and community-based clinics. DHS annually cares for about 600,000 unique patients, employs over 22,000 staff and has an annual operating budget of $4.3 billion. DHS leads the County's effort to provide health services to the residents of Los Angeles County, of which approximately two million are uninsured. DHS hospitals also conduct post-graduate medical education through university affiliations for interns, residents and fellows to train the physician workforce for tomorrow. MISSION: Our mission is to ensure access to high-quality, patient-centered, cost-effective health care to LosAngeles County residents through direct services at DHS facilities and through collaboration with community and university partners. DEFINITION: Performs venipuncture and skin puncture to obtain blood specimens from patients for diagnostic testing in a medical or clinical laboratory. Essential Job Functions Verifies patient's identification, reviews specimen requisition and testing instructions from physiciansand obtains specimens of patient blood for diagnostic testing by means of venipuncture or skin puncture methodology utilizing a syringe, vacutainer, lancet or other approved technique. Assembles testing equipment such as tourniquet, needles, disposable containers for needles, blood collection devices, gauze, cotton, and alcohol work on tray, according to requirements for specified test or procedures. Calms and reassures patients who are anxious or apprehensive about having blood specimen drawn; explains to patient why specimen is needed in order to elicit cooperation. Prepares blood samples obtained for diagnostic testing in laboratory. Labels blood sample drawn accurately. Fixes blood specimen on glass slide by utilizing edge of another glass slide to smear a drop of blood across its surface for the purpose of microscopic examination by other personnel, as needed. Carries or otherwise forwards all labeled blood specimens drawn to appropriate laboratory for analysis. Recievesand processespatient specimensby centrifuging, making primary inoculations of media, preparing and staining of smears and/or plates, and operating semi and fully automated equipment, as needed. Records and transcribes laboratory test requests and results from lab reports and worksheets into a permanent log or computer, as needed. Sorts and routes laboratory reports to patient's ward or clinics, as needed. Participates in the facility, department and section Quality Assurance/Assessment activities. Performs related duties as assigned. Performsthe duties of a Laboratory Assistant or Laboratory Attendant as needed. Requirements MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Six (6) months ofexperience at the level of the Los Angeles County class of Laboratory Assistant*. LICENSE: A valid certificateto practice as a Certified Phlebotomy Technician I or II issued by the California State Department of Health Services, Laboratory Field Services (CADHS-LFS) Phlebotomy Program. 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: 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 Laboratory Assistant in the County of Los Angeles is defined as: Assists laboratory personnel in the performance of standard laboratory tests on human and other specimens or assigns, trains, and reviews the work of a group of lower-level laboratory positions. Applicants must attach a valid, legible photocopy of their Certificate issued by the California State Department of Health Services, Laboratory Field Services ( CA DHS-LFS) Phlebotomy Program to the application at the time of filing or within fifteen (15) calendar days from the date of filing your application online. The required certificate must be current and unrestricted; a conditional, provisional probationary or restricted certificate will not be accepted. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS: Additional points will be awarded for additional experience beyond the Minimum Requirements. Completion of at least thirty (30) semester units or forty-five (45) quarter units from an accredited college. In order to receivecredit for the completion of any college units, you must include a legible copy of the official transcripts from the accredited institution with your application at the time of filing or within (15) calendar days from the date of filing your application online. Additional Information Examination Content: This examination will consist of an evaluation of training and experience based upon application information and desirable qualifications weighted 100% Candidates must achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on the examination in order to beadded 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 score on the examination will be added to the eligible register and will appear in the order of their score group for a period of six (6) months following the date of eligibility. No person may compete for this examination more than once every six (6) months. Vacancy Information: The resulting eligible register from 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. 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 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 . 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 the 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, description of work performed, and salary earned . If your application is incomplete, it will be rejected. Applications electronically received after 5:00 p.m., PST, on the last day of filing will not be accepted. NOTE: If you are unable to attach required documents, you must e-mail the documents to the exam analyst, within 15 calendar days of filing online. Please include the exam number and the exam title. SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER: 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 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 : Andrew Munoz (323) 914-7927 Office (323) 869-0942 Fax AMunoz4@dhs.lacounty.gov ADA Coordinator Phone : (323) 869-7124 California Relay Services Phone: : (800) 735-2922 Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Nov 27, 2019
Full Time
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES FIRST DAY OF FILING : August 02, 2018 at 8:00 a.m., (PST) Until the needs of the service are met and is subject to closure without prior notice. EXAM NUMBER: Y8695A TYPE OF RECRUITMENT OPEN COMPETITIVE JOB OPPORTUNITY THIS ANNOUNCEMENT IS A REBULLETIN TO REVISE SPECIAL REQUIREMENT INFORMATION . PERSONS WHO HAVE APPLIED WITHIN THE LAST TWELVE (12) MONTHS NEED NOT REAPPLY, BUT MAY SUBMIT ADDITIONAL INFORMATION IF THEY WISH. THE INFORMATION MUST INCLUDE THE CORRECT EXAMINATION TITLE AND EXAMINATION NUMBER. 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. Essential Job Functions Conducts diagnostic evaluations of inmates in lock-up settings to determine clients' post release level of care needs and to determine mental health needs while in custody and make referrals to treatment interventions to serve the criminal justice population. Uses forensic psychological training to assess diversion suitability and competency to stand trial. Provides updates to the court on a regular basis; presents in court for all necessary hearings; and provides testimony on behalf of clients. Assists providers to understand the needs of the court, requirements for treatment and legal standards for the specific penal code section applicable to the clients. Acts as consultant about competency evaluations to other clinicians. Assists judicial officers and attorneys understand availability of services to facilitate realistic understanding of treatment possibilities. Provides liaison services between court officers and treatment providers. Be able to answer legal questions about clients with attorneys and mental health providers. Assures the court receives timely progress report updates according to the court orders. Understands legal stipulations and takes those stipulations into consideration when developing care plans. Collaborates with and offer mental health training to probation officers, law enforcement, and other justice partners who will work with the population of clients with co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders. Evaluates client response to treatment, modifies treatment strategies and includes the client as part of the decision-making process. Utilizes a variety of treatment modalities such as psychotherapy, behavior modification, and various evidence-based or promising practices such as cognitive-behavioral therapy. Reviews relevant records and information from both the criminal justice system and the mental health system when making treatment recommendations. Retrieves the reports for the court as needed. Requirements SELECTION REQUIREMENTS: A Doctorate from an accredited 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(S) REQUIRED: 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. The required license and certificate MUST be current and unrestricted; a conditional, provisional, probationary or restricted license or certificate will not be accepted. SPECIAL REQUIREMENT INFORMATION: Applicants must include a legible photocopy of the required degree to the application at the time of filing or within 15 calendar days of filing online. 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 for newly-trained psychologists exceeded 5years from the commencement of employment in Californiaor waivers for out-of-state psychologists exceeded one year from date of employment in California. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS: Experience as a Registered Psychologist. Experience working in a locked, forensic setting. Experience working in a psychiatric inpatient unit of hospital. 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. Additional Information EXAMINATION CONTENT: This examination will consist of an evaluation of experience based upon application information and desirable qualifications weighted 100%. Candidates must achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on the examination in order to be added on 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 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. 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 throughout the Department of Health Services as they occur. SPECIAL INFORMATION: AVAILABLE SHIFT: Any Appointees may be required to work any shift including evenings, nights, weekends and holidays. APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION: APPLICATIONS MUST BE FILED ONLINE ONLY. APPLICATION 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 the 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 Selection 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 day of filing will not be accepted. NOTE: If you are unable to attach documents to your application, you must fax them to (323) 869-0942 or 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. 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 applications 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: (323) 914-7124 CALIFORNIA RELAY SERVICES PHONE: (800) 735-2922 DEPARTMENT CONTACT: Hilary Hocking, Exam Analyst (323) 914-8356 hhocking@dhs.lacounty.gov Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Nov 26, 2019
Full Time
The Los Angeles County Office of the Assessor is searching for a Chief Deputy to lead the Department's appraisal and administrative operations. The Office of the Assessor encompasses dedicated professionals who A.S.P.I.R.E. to Accountability, Service Excellence, Professionalism, Integrity, Respect, and Integrity. Please read the announcement for specific requirements and qualifications. To download the announcement, click here . 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
Nov 26, 2019
Full Time
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES ORIGINAL POSTING DATE: 09/01/2009 Until the needs of the service are met and is subject to closure without prior notice. EXAM NUMBER:Y5859I TYPE OF RECRUITMENT Open Competitive Job Opportunity DEFINITION: Provides first-level supervision to occupational therapists, therapy assistants and other support staff who are treating acute or rehabilitative patients with a physical or mental disease or an injury; incumbents may also provide administrative supervision to staff in the physical and occupational therapy services in a California Children's Services Medical Therapy Unit. Essential Job Functions Plans, manages, and coordinates unit therapy programs with physicians, allied health personnel, teachers, families, and agencies. Plans, assigns, and reviews the work of assigned staff, such as: assigns caseloads based on available staff and individual therapy needs of patients; reviews the quality and adequacy of therapy services provided by the therapy staff and implements corrective measures when necessary; evaluates employee performance and prepares performance evaluations; serves as a resource person to the therapy staff regarding unusual or difficult therapy problems by consulting with, demonstrating, or performing evaluation and treatment procedures. Performs and supervises others' performance of complex treatment modalities, interventions, and techniques requiring special precautionary measures such as post-operative activities, manual stretching, positioning extremities with splints and braces designed to prevent or correct deformities, and special facilitation techniques to increase muscle strength and develop control and coordination. Develops and modifies therapy treatment programs based upon review of patient records, results of therapy treatments, introduction of new medical and surgical procedures and review of professional literature. Plans and conducts meetings with the therapy staff for the purpose of sharing and eliciting technical and administrative information, sharing in the resolution of problems and interpreting policies and procedures. Supervises clinical training of students in the areas of patient assessment, evaluation, and treatment, and provides for staff development through in-service training, rotating assignments and making arrangements for attendance at special conferences, seminars, or college education courses. Requirements SELECTION REQUIREMENTS: Graduation from an occupational therapy curriculum accreditedby the American Occupational Therapy Association Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) - AND - Three years of experience in the practice of occupational therapy. A Master's degree from an accredited college/university in occupational therapy, public health, special education or a related field may be substituted for one year of the required experience. LICENSE: Current license issued by the California Board of Occupational Therapy as an Occupational Therapist. 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 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 weighting over 25 pounds, and frequent lifting of 10-25 pounds. Special Requirement Information: *In order to receive credit for any college course work, or any type of college degree, such as a Bachelor's degree, Master's degree, completion of a certificate program, certificate or license under the minimum requirements, you must include a legible copy of the official diploma, official transcripts, official letter from the accredited institution which shows the area of specialization; or official license or certificates with your application within 15 calendar days of filing online. The required license MUST be current and unrestricted ; conditional, provisional, probationary or restricted license will NOT be accepted. Additional Information Examination Content: This examination will consist of an evaluation of education and experience based upon application information weighted100%. Candidates must receive a passing score of 70% or higher on this examination in order to be placed on 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 score 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. 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. Vacancy Information: The resulting eligible register from this examination will be used to fill vacancies throughout the Department of Health Services as they occur. 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 the Class Specification and Selection 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, description of work performed, and salary earned. If your application is incomplete, it will be rejected. Applications electronically received after 5:00 p.m., PST, on the last day of filing will not be accepted. NOTE: If you are unable to attach required documents, you must email the documents to the exam analyst, at time of filing or within 15 calendar days of filing online . Please include the exam number and the exam title. SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER: 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 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. ADA COORDINATOR PHONE: (323) 914-7111 CALIFORNIA RELAY SERVICES PHONE: (800) 735-2922 DEPARTMENT CONTACT: Annie Hsu, Exam Analyst (323) 914-7828 Ahsu3@dhs.lacounty.gov Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Nov 26, 2019
Full Time
Public Works has more than 4,000 employees and offerscareer opportunities that promote professional and personal growth. We offer a culturally diverse work environment with tremendousopportunities as well as a family of coworkers who support you. Los Angeles County is the largest employer in Southern California and isthe most populous county in the nation with over 112,000 employees in more that 36 departments providing vital public services to more than 10 million residents. Joining Public Works means working with some of the world's most talented people who are dedicated to achieving high results! We will be accepting applications for Head Environmental Engineering Specialist Tuesday,November 26, 2019, at 7:00 a.m. Pacific Standard Time (PST). This examination will remain open until the needs of the service are met and is subject to closure without prior notice. THE OPPORTUNITY We are anational leader in promoting sustainability! Principals of sustainability are woven throughout Public Works' operations and are used for translating our vision, mission and values into desired outcomes and results. Our scope is vast. Asthe Head Environmental Engineering Specialist you will lead and developa team of environmental professionals engagedin groundbreaking, next-generationenvironmental programs, covering mitigation projects, natural resources management, habit restoration, conservation, and water quality planning activities. If you want the excitement of taking onnew challenges; the opportunity to be creative and impactful,then this is the job for you! Essential Job Functions In yournew role, you will: Plan, organize and direct the work plan for staff engaged in field biological surveys on fauna and flora, streams, rivers, lakes, the ocean, flood control facilities, endanger species and wildlife surveys of native habitat and vegetation. Serve as departmental representative on various regulatory and advisory boards and committees and responds to media and public inquiries about environmental program, project or study. Conduct field biological and ecological assessments on the most complex and politically sensitive environmental issues. Lead departmental projects and long-range facilities acquisition programs. Plan and direct the environmental scientific program for determining Quality, Quantity, movement, and extent of underlying water zones in connection with special project such as the control of sea water intrusion in coastal areas, channel pollution in areas such the TMDL's and other contamination remediation plans, and water conservation zone studies. Direct the preparation of departmental environmental budgets, conducting as necessary, studies of long range needs, and develops standards and procedures to be employed on a Countywide or departmental basis. Review reports of inspection from regional offices, writes final notices and orders to comply and prepares case summaries for submission to the District Attorney. Represent the department at hearings and appeals on environmental issues at the State and Federal level. Make recommendations regarding ordinances and regulations dealing with Water quality compliance, environmental permitting processes, and the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA). Analyze and prepare responses to reports from the Grand Jury, Auditor-Controller, and other investigatory bodies, conversing groundwater recharges, water quality (NPDES/TMDL) compliance, sustainable water supplies, and fish and game permits and endangered species act. Testify as an expert scientific witness regarding matters of the environment in court in proceedings or at public hearings before governmental bodies in complex litigation cases. Direct complex studies of toxicity and epidemiological studies to assess, advise and recommend, or formulate policy based on the relative risk related to humans, animal, plant life, and to the environment. Direct and manage the compilation, review and maintenance of records required by the Federal Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), State Water Resources Control ( SWRCB) and the regional boards. Direct the preparation of special technical projects and reports. Analyze and makes recommendations on proposed legislation to departmental management, Chief Executive Office, and the Board of Supervisors. Confer with State agencies, County departments, federal agencies, public network of advisors and industries to recommend action on highly complex environmental issues. Requirements Two years ofexperience at the level of Supervising Environmental Engineering Specialist *-OR- Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with a degree** in environmental, ecological, biological, chemical, atmospheric or earth science, natural science, marine biology, oceanography or related environmental protection field -AND- five years of full-timeprofessional experience related to environmental and watershed management. A Master's degree from an accredited college in one of the above mentioned fields may be substituted for one year of the required experience. 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: Physical Class II - Light physical effort which may include occasional 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 Supervising Environmental Engineering Specialist is defined as performinghighly complex environmental work; supervisingand directing environmental specialist staff in the conduct of specialized technical studies, research, surveys and investigations that require application of scientific methods and principles in the identification, research, and solution of problems in the areas of biodiversity planning, environmental monitoring, water resources development, illegal discharge of waste on land and waters, toxic and hazardous materials management, wetland restoration, riparian habitat, land and water use and watershed evaluation . **Applicants MUST provide a copy of their degree or transcripts with their application during the examination process. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable at the time of application filing; however, official transcripts and degree will be verified at the time of appointment. Applications submitted without the required diploma or transcripts will be rejected as incomplete. 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, AT TIME OF FILING , written proof of this experience in a Verification of Experience Letter approved by their Division Head and submitted with the application. The Verification of Experience Letter will then be forwarded by Exams Unit to the Chief of Human Resources Division, Public Works or authorized representative for approval. Credit will only be given for out-of-class experience to meet the selection requirements only. DESIRABLEQUALIFICATIONS Certification in any ofthe following areas is highly desirable: Envirocert Certified Professional in Stormwater Quality (CPSWQ) Certified Professional in Municipal Stormwater Management (CPMSM) Certified Professional in Industrial Stormwater Management (CPISM) American Planning Association American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) Role-related knowledge: Candidates with demonstrated knowledge and experience in working with federal, state, and local environmental legislation and regulations (e.g. Total Maximum Daily Loads, Sediment Quality Objectives, California Toxics Rules, etc.); provenwork experience directing, managing, and implementing scientific studies and projects (e.g. biological surveys, bioassessment, etc.), stormwater Best Management Practice programs and assessments, and oversight of scientifically specialized technical projects, and reports or work experiencedirecting and managing the preparation of environmental documents and environmental impact analyses in compliance with California Environmental Quality Act/National Environmental Policy Act requirements and other federal, state, and local environmental regulations. Knowledge and experience with water quality permits and permitting agencies (California Coastal Commission, United States Army Corps of Engineers, California Regional Water Quality Control Board, United States Fish and Wildlife Service, and California Department of Fish and Wildlife) andcoordinating with responsible and trustee agencies and Tribes. Candidates with managerial skills and experience, including the following: Strong interpersonal skills and communicate effectively orally and in writing. Ability to manage effectively, supervise and train subordinates, including provide coaching to all staff levels to assist in their career growth and development. Ability to assess financial needs and assist in the preparation and implementation ofannual budgets. Additional Information OUR ASSESSMENT PROCESS This examination will consist of a structured interview covering education, experience, work style, and general ability to perform the duties of the position weighted 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. Final results will be sent by U.S. postal mail. Test scores cannot be disclosed over the phone. ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION The names of candidates receiving a passing grade in the examination will be placed on the eligibleregister in the order of their score group for a period oftwelve (12) months following the date of promulgation. No person may compete in thisexamination more than once every twelve (12) months. Applications will be processed on an as-received basis and those receiving a passing score will be promulgated to the eligible register accordingly. VACANCY INFORMATION The resulting eligible registerregister for this examination will be used to fill vacanciesin the Department of Public Works. APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION 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. The acceptance of your application will depend on whether you have clearly shown that you meet the Requirements . Please be sure your application shows complete information, including dates for education and jobs held which relate to this position. In the space provided for education, include the names and addresses of schools attended, titles of courses completed, dates completed, and number of credits earned. For each job held, give the name and address of your employer, your job title, beginning and ending dates,anddescription of work performed. All information supplied by applicants is subject to verification. We may reject your application at any time during the examination orselection process. IMPORTANT NOTES Please note that ALL information included in the application materialsis 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/or 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 . ONLINE FILING ONLY APPLICATIONS SUBMITTED VIA U.S. MAIL, E-MAIL, FAXOR IN PERSON WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. Apply online by clicking on the green "Apply"button at the top rightof this posting.You can also track the status of your application using this website. Many important notifications such as test invitation, and other special information are only communicated via e-mail. DO NOT select "off" under Email Preferences within your profile or click "unsubscribe" on our notices if you would like the County of Los Angeles to notify you regarding your application status, test schedules, and other important information pertaining to your candidacy for this position. Moreover, please add ( exam analyst email address ), and info@governmentjobs.com to your email address book and to the list of approved senders to prevent email notifications from being blocked or filtered as spam/junk email from your email provider. The County of Los Angeles will not consider allegations of not receiving the email notification as an acceptable reason to authorize a reschedule or late exam administration. Please note, you can visit www.governmentjobs.com to log into your profile and check your inbox. The inbox retains a copy of all emails sent, for your records. We must receive your application by 5:30 p.m., Pacific Standard Time (PST), on the last day of filing. Note: If you are unable to attach required documents, you must e-mail them to Barbara Baiz at bbaiz@dpw.lacounty.gov within five (5) calendar days from application filing. Please include your name, exam number, and exam title in the e-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. NO SHARING 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. 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. CONTACT INFORMATION Exam Number: C-4209-B Depart ment Contact Name: Barbara Baiz Department Contact Phone: (626) 458-2141 Department Contact Fax : (626) 979-5440 Department Contact Email: bbaiz@dpw.lacounty.gov ADA Coordinator Phone: (626) 458-2141 Teletype Phone: (626) 282-7829 California Relay Services : (800) 735-2922 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. Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Nov 23, 2019
Full Time
EXAM NUMBER: Y5135G OPEN COMPETITIVE JOB OPPORTUNITY ORIGINAL POSTING DATE: 04/16/2015 BULLETIN INFORMATION: THIS ANNOUNCEMENT IS A REBULLETIN TO UPDATE THE SALARY INFORMATION AND APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION. PERSONS WHO HAVE ALREADY APPLIED NEED NOT REAPPLY, BUT MAY CONTACT THE EXAM ANALYST IF THEY WOULD LIKE TO SUBMIT ADDITIONAL INFORMATION. SPECIAL SALARY INFORMATION: $6,773.06 - $9,867.07 Monthly, Effective 04/01/18 DEFINITION: Positions allocable to this proficient level class typically report to a supervisory or management level nurse or provider. Positions apply experienced judgment and nursing principles and practices in providing professional nursing care to patients under minimal supervision. Nurses at this level understand patients' needs as they progress across the continuum and develop effective relationships with the health care team to formulate integrated approaches to care. Incumbents recognize a wide range of subtle cues, extract information from cues, and demonstrate clinical forethought to anticipate likely clinical events and intervene decisively. Positions have responsibility for the coordination of multidisciplinary approaches to patient care. Positions also have responsibility for incorporating evidence-based practice, including current research and literature, best practice, consensus statements, community standards, and recommendations from professional organizations into care delivery. Assignments may include any inpatient or outpatient setting with a varying and highly complex patient population. Positions are responsible for assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating care as part of an interdisciplinary team. Positions also precept, coach, and mentor other nursing and non-nursing staff. As a mentor, positions foster a nurturing relationship between professionals that is not confined to place or limited by time. The position demonstrates effective collaboration, skilled communication, an assertive leadership style, and independent judgment. Incumbents anticipate and prevent barriers to care through facilitation of and active participation in system changes. Practices in accordance with departmental policies and procedures, established standards of nursing care, and standards of professional performance. Essential Job Functions Assessment : Evaluation of the nature and extent of nursing issues presented by a patient for the purpose of patient care planning. Assessment includes identifying less obvious or common relationships in collected data and taking appropriate steps to mitigate their impact on the provision and quality of nursing services. In addition, at this level, assessment involves predicting diverse patient need for care, potential need for care, and the validation of data collected by others. At this level assessment involves recognizing subtle trends before explicit diagnostic signs are evident. Collects and analyzes data from multiple sources. Assesses, evaluates and documents the patients' physical, medical and psychosocial circumstances; identifies economic or cultural barriers and determines their influence on the provision of care; refers patients based on patients' needs and risk factors involved. Synthesizes all available patient information including observations by other health care team members and the patient's significant others and predicts variances from the expected trajectory. Initiates additional assessment and/or reassessment of patients as necessary when a patient is currently or potentially at physiologic, psychological, and psychosocial risk. Identifies and utilizes resources to facilitate the appropriate assessment of diverse populations, patients, and families. Develops collaborative partnerships with patient and family to obtain complete health history, including present illness, current health status, and past medical, psychosocial, spiritual and family histories; integrates patients' values and beliefs when providing care. Creates, validates, and/or improves tools to ensure assessment data is collected and documented. Utilizes collected data and experience to assess risk for instability and rapidly identify deviations from baseline. Planning : Developing a plan of care based on the assessment process. The purpose is to collaborate with all involved in the care of the patient (interdisciplinary team, patient, and their significant others). At this level, incumbents develop a comprehensive plan of care and prescribe nursing interventions that move the patient closest to desired outcomes. Interventions are individualized and address both short- and long-term needs. Uses complex problem solving skills and experience to identify a broad range of options in the development of a plan of care with realistic outcomes which are congruent with interdisciplinary goals. As patient responds to interventions, expeditiously modifies and communicates the plan of care in collaboration with the interdisciplinary team including clinical pathways as appropriate; for patients on clinical pathways, identifies when a change in patient condition requires discontinuation of the pathway and communicates to the provider the need to change the plan of care. Evaluates and integrates the presence of high-risk factors, at-risk behaviors, and other concerns into the plan of care. Initiates and leads patient care conferences with interdisciplinary team. Integrates and anticipates interdisciplinary discharge planning needs into plan of care. Identifies appropriate tools and/or teaching methods for patient/family education. Implementation : Interventions that a nurse performs for a patient, including treatments, procedures, medication administration, education, referrals, and discharge planning. At this level, incumbents lead others during situations which require immediate, independent interventions and for those which call for planned interventions. Also at this level, incumbents demonstrate adaptability and respond quickly and decisively to very complex situations. Provides individualized, specialized nursing care to patients and administers medications and treatments to patients as prescribed. Requirements SELECTION REQUIREMENTS 1. A license to practice as a Registered Nurse issued by the California Board of Registered Nursing. -AND- 2. Current certification issued by the American Heart Association's Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers (CPR & AED) Program. -AND- 3. Six years of paid full-timeregistered nursing experience*. Three years of experience must be at the level of the Los AngelesCounty classification Registered Nurse II**. Please see Special Requirement Information LICENSE: A license to practice as a Registered Nurse issued by the California Board of Registered Nursing. Current certification issued by the American Heart Association's Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers (CPR & AED) Program. 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 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 weighting over 25 pounds, and frequent lifting of 10-25 pounds. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS: Credit will be given to applicants who possess the following desirable qualifications: ***Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) or ***Master of Science in Nursing (MSN). Additional Information SPECIAL REQUIREMENT INFORMATION: Training and Experience Requirements * Paid full-time experiencemust be post-license experience only. ** Experience at the level of Registered Nurse II in the County of Los Angeles is defined as: Providing professional nursing care and services to patients in a variety of settings. Serving as an expert or specialist who gives practical experience and training to a new graduate, a new hire, a re-entry, or a nurse that is transitioning into a new area. Applicants claiming experience in a state other than California must attach a copy of their registered nurse license from that state to the application at the time of filing or within 15 calendar days from the application filing date. Applications submitted without the required evidence will be rejected. License and Certification Information To compete in this examination process, applicants must have a license to practice as a Registered Nurse issued by the California Board of Registered Nursing - OR - have a license to practice as a Registered Nurse issued by a State Government Board of Registered Nursing, within the United States of America. Applicants who have a license to practice as a Registered Nurse issued by a State Government Board of Registered Nursing, within the United States of America, may compete in this examination. However, the names of such candidates will be withheld from the certification list pending receipt of the required license authorized by the California Board of Registered Nursing. Please ensure the license and certification section of the application is completed. Provide the title(s) of your required license(s), the number(s), date(s) of issue, date(s) of expiration and the name(s) of the issuing agency for the required license as specified in the Selection Requirements. Applicants must attach a legible photocopy of their BLS certification to their application at the time of filing or within 15 calendar days from the application filing date. Applications submitted without the required evidence of BLS certification will be rejected. The original license to practice as a Registered Nurse issued by the California Board of Registered Nursing and BLS certification must be presented during the selection process and/or prior to appointment. The required license and certification MUST be current and unrestricted; a conditional, provisional, probationary or restricted license or certification will NOT be accepted. SPECIAL INFORMATION: Appointees may be required to work any shift, including evenings, nights, weekends and holidays. AVAILABLE SHIFT: Any shift EXAMINATION CONTENT: An evaluation of training and experience based upon application information and desirable qualifications weighted 100%. VACANCY INFORMATION: The eligible register resulting from this examination will be used to fill vacancies throughout the Department of Health Services 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 candidates will be placed on the eligible register in the order of their score group for a period oftwelve (12) months following the date of promulgation. No person may compete in this examination more than once every twelve (12) months. APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION : ***In order to receive credit for a college degree on this examination, you must include a legible photocopy of your "official" diploma(s), "official" transcripts, or "official" letter(s) from an accredited institution which shows the area of specialization, at the time of filing or within 15 calendar days of filing your application online. APPLICATIONS MUST BE FILED ONLINE ONLY. APPLICATIONS SUBMITTED BY U.S. MAIL, FAX OR IN PERSON WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. Apply online by clicking 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 orrescissionof appointment. 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 you 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, description of work performed, and salary earned, If your application is incomplete, it will be rejected. Applications electronically received after 5:00 p.m., PST on the last day of filing will not be accepted. NOTE: If you are unable to attachdocuments to your application, you may email the documents to Yolanda Ramosat yramos @dhs.lacounty.gov , within 15 calendar days of filing online . Please include the exam number and the exam title. 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 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 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. ADA COORDINATOR: (323) 914-7111 CALIFORNIA RELAY SERVICES PHONE: (800) 735-2922 DEPARTMENT CONTACT: Yolanda Ramos, Exam Analyst (323) 914-7963 Closing Date/Time: