Sacramento County, CA
Sacramento, CA, United States
The Position There is an additional 3.35% Management Differential which is added to the posted salary for this class. This is a continuous filing exam. Next filing cut-offs are at 5:00 pm on: 5/24/19, 7/26/19, 9/27/19, 11/29/19, 1/31/20, 3/27/20, 5/29/20 Under direction, to perform a wide range of supervisory and administrative duties, including administration of contracted and County-operated mental health programs and services; supervision of programs and functions that are County-wide and department-wide in nature; supervision of mental health clinics; evaluation of services and programs; and supervision of direct mental health patient care. Watch to Explore your career with purpose Examples of Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge of current principles and practices of mental health administration principles of organization and supervision principles and procedures of budget preparation and monitoring, including budgets involving grants, contracted services, and federal and state funding techniques of contract negotiation and monitoring principles and techniques of public personnel management, with emphasis on health occupations principles and techniques of clinical interviewing, diagnosis, and treatment most current version of the Diagnosis and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders the purposes, functions and activities of various public and private health care entities, including advocacy groups, involved in mental health and substance abuse State of California laws and regulations governing mental health care workers, nurses, physicians, and other licensed health professionals the Lanterman-Petris-Short Act, the Short-Doyle Act, and other laws and regulations regarding the delivery of mental health services psychiatric treatment modalities current trends in prevention and treatment of mental illness and substance abuse principles and techniques for on-site reviews and program evaluations techniques of planning, evaluating, and organizing a training program current social and economic factors and trends influencing community mental health and substance abuse care services differing cultural, religious, and social attitudes about mental health and substance abuse Ability to plan, organize, direct and coordinate the activities of mental health care programs and activities supervise, directly and through subordinates, a multi-disciplinary staff, including licensed mental health care providers, physicians, nurses, and support staff, and service providers under contract analyze and accurately evaluate management and organizational situations, and make recommendations for effective improvements analyze and effectively evaluate the operations and services of mental health and substance abuse programs, including those of contract providers analyze and interpret laws and regulations governing health services direct complex budget activities establish and maintain effective working relationships with department staff, subordinates, and the staffs of public and private agencies and groups involved in health programs communicate clearly and concisely orally and in writing, and before large groups make effective recommendations regarding staffing and other personnel matters Employment Qualifications Minimum Qualifications Any combination of education, training and experience likely to provide the required Knowledge and Abilities as described above. Typical ways include: Possession of a Master's or higher degree from an accredited college or university in psychology, social work, counseling, psychiatric nursing, or a related field such as health care administration, or in public administration; AND Two years of experience coordinating and/or supervising mental health and/or substance abuse program(s) which included experience in a direct care program such as a public mental health clinic or inpatient facility, OR in an administrative or non-direct care program such as client case management or contract services. Such experience should be equivalent and comparable to the duties of the County's Senior Mental Health Counselor, Senior Psychiatric Nurse, Social Service Supervisor II, Supervising Deputy Public Guardian/Conservator, or Social Worker - Master's Degree. Note: The word "experience" referenced in the minimum qualifications means full-time paid experience unless the job announcement states that volunteer experience is acceptable. Part-time paid experience may be accumulated and pro-rated to meet the total experience requirements. Note: If the minimum qualifications include an educational or certificate/license requirement, applicants must submit proof of requirements with the application. Failure to submit proof of requirements may result in disqualification from the examination. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable. For guidelines on submitting acceptable proof of educational requirements, please click here or speak to someone in our office before the cut-off date listed in this notice. Typing Certificate requirements can be found by clicking here or by obtaining the requirements from the Employment Services Division office. Special Requirements 1. Some positions in this class involve responsibility for direct patient care, and persons appointed to such positions may be required, in accordance with applicable federal and/or state regulations, to possess and maintain a current valid license issued by the State of California as a Psychiatrist; Psychologist; Licensed Clinical Social Worker; Marriage, Family, and Child Counselor; or Registered Nurse. Note: Failure to maintain a required license may be cause for disciplinary action in accordance with Civil Service rules. The Civil Service Commission approved the use of selective certification for these special requirements for Mental Health Program Coordinator, May 12, 1989. 2. Persons appointed to these classes may be subject to a confidential criminal history check and fingerprinting. 3. Psychiatric health facilities such as the County's Mental Health Center are licensed and regulated by the California State Department of Mental Health; such regulations include staffing and personnel standards which may apply to some positions in these classes and may supersede the above Minimum Qualifications. Probationary Period The probationary period for this classification is twelve (12) months. Application and Testing Information APPLICATION Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. All applicants must complete and submit an online County of Sacramento employment application by 5:00 PM on the posted cut-off date. Click here to apply. County of Sacramento Department of Personnel Services Employment Services Division 700 H Street, Room 4667 Sacramento, CA 95814 Phone (916) 874-5593; 7-1-1 California Relay Service Email EmployOffice@Saccounty.net Inter-Office Mail Code: 09-4667 www.SacCountyJobs.net Employment applications and all documentation requested in this announcement must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Your application should highlight all relevant education, training, and experience, and clearly indicate how you meet the minimum qualifications for the position as of the cut-off date. Application information must be current, concise and related to the requirements in this job announcement. You may only apply for this recruitment once. Duplicate and incomplete applications will be disqualified. A resume may be included with your application, however it will not substitute for the information requested on the application. SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE Applicants are required to provide a full and complete response to each supplemental question. The Supplemental Questionnaire is located in the tab marked "Supplemental Questions". Please be descriptive in your response. Note: Responses of "See Resume" or "See Application", or copy and paste of work experience are not qualifying responses and will not be considered. Supplemental Questionnaires must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. Employment Services is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by an applicant's computer or web browser. Applicants will be automatically logged out if they have not submitted their applications and all documentation prior to 5:00 p.m. on the cut-off date. The supplemental questions are designed to elicit specific information regarding a candidate's experience, education, and training. Responses should be consistent with the information on your application and are subject to verification. Please provide place of employment, pertinent dates, and concise, descriptive and detailed information for each question. If a job included responsibilities applicable to several questions, separate the different functions of the job to answer all the questions completely. Resumes or referral to the application or other questionnaire responses will not be accepted in lieu of completing each question. If you have no experience, write "no experience" for the appropriate question. For many individuals, it is more efficient to develop responses to the supplemental questions in a word processing document and then paste them into the final document to be submitted. Changes or corrections to your Supplemental Questionnaire cannot be made once your application packet has been submitted. If the Supplemental Questionnaire is used in the Formula Rate exam, failure to complete all of the questions or incomplete responses will result in a lower score. While scoring the Supplemental Questionnaire, the candidate's application and/or attachments will not be reviewed , therefore, a candidate's responses to the questions should be accurate, thorough, detailed, and complete. FORMULA RATE EXAMINATION (Weighted 100%) All candidates meeting the minimum qualifications by the cut-off date will have their Supplemental Questionnaire scored in the Formula Rate Examination. This examination will evaluate the relevance, level, recency, progression and quality of candidate's education, training and experience. The candidate's application or other materials will not be included in this examination. Therefore, the candidate's responses to the supplemental questionnaire should be thorough, detailed and complete. The score from the Formula Rate Examination will determine the ranking on the eligible/employment list for this job. All candidates competing in the testing process will receive written notice of their examination results by email. Notices can also be accessed in their governmentjobs.com inbox. Applicants achieving a passing score will be placed on the eligible list in rank order. The rank is determined by the test score attained from the examination. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Click here for Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) For information regarding County jobs: www.saccountyjobs.net Closing Date/Time: Continuous
6000 J Street, Sacramento, CA 95819, USA
Description: Department Civil Engineering Hiring Department Summary The Department of Civil Engineering is one of five departments in the College of Engineering and Computer Science. The Department has 18 full-time faculty members who serve almost 900 undergraduate majors and 100 graduate students. The Department offers Bachelor of Science (B.S.) and Master of Science (M.S.) degree programs in civil engineering. Essential Duties -Effectively teaching courses at undergraduate and graduate levels; -Advising students, developing curriculum, and other instructionally-related duties; -Developing and engaging in scholarly activities, including applied research and externally-funded projects; -Developing and supervising Master's student research; -Working cooperatively with a diverse student population and with faculty colleagues on department, college and university-wide committees; -Providing service to the institution and community; -Teaching responsibilities include environmental engineering courses (both lecture and laboratory courses) and other classes in the Civil Engineering Department in the B.S. and M.S. Civil Engineering degree programs. Required Qualifications -An earned doctorate degree in Civil Engineering or related field with an emphasis in environmental engineering. ABD applicants will be considered. If ABD, all requirements for the doctoral degree must be completed by August 2020. -A strong background in environmental engineering -A commitment to quality teaching -Effective oral and written communication skills -Ability to relate theory to practice -Ability to work with diverse groups -Applicant must pass the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) Exam prior to the appointment date. Preferred Qualifications -Expertise in treatment systems including water, wastewater and stormwater. Other areas of interest include treatment plant operations, water reuse, natural water quality, and sustainable development and climate. -Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering -Professional registration as a Civil Engineer -University-level teaching experience -Professional practice experience in environmental engineering -Ability to develop an applied research program that engages graduate and undergraduate students -Knowledge of environmental and water resources issues related to California Closing Date/Time: Open until filled
Contra Costa County, CA
Martinez, California, United States
The Position Bargaining Unit: Local 856 - Health Services Unit The Contra Costa County Health Services Department is seeking to fillDiagnostic Imaging Technologist I positions located in the Diagnostic Imaging Unit at Contra Costa Regional Medical Center in Martinez, CA. The Diagnostic Imaging Technologist I is responsible for performing general diagnostic imaging and therapeutic procedures for outpatient, inpatient and emergency/trauma patients. Other responsibilities include positioning and transferring patients and providing immobilization devices;performing portable x-rays andportable C-Arms; administering opaque media to patients under direction of physician; and practicing sterile techniques and preventing cross-contamination. In addition, may assist in use of a variety of equipment or imaging procedures; andmay perform under general supervision mammography and specialized examinations such as tomography,surgical and trauma radiology. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record demonstrating the following: Familiarity of diagnostic imaging procedures using fixed or portable, computed radiography, digital radiology, and fluoroscopic imaging equipment Knowledge of appropriate filters, cones, protective clothing and devices to obtain high-quality images Ability to identify patients with two identifiers Characteristics of the ideal candidate: Critical thinking skills Excellent interpersonal skills Excellent patient care skills Active listening skills Ability to accept constructive criticism respectively Read the complete job description at https://www.cccounty.us/hr . The eligible list may remain in effect for six (6) months. TENTATIVE EXAM DATE Training and Experience: November 28, 2017; and periodically Typical Tasks Positions and transfers patients and provides immobilization devices as required Selects and operates equipment as directed and selects proper technical factors on an individual patient basis Develops x-ray film by automatic processing Performs portable x-rays and utilizes portable C-Arms Provides protection to self and patients in accordance with prescribed safety standards Under the direction of the physician, administers opaque media to patients Assists with filing and retrieval of films and reports as necessary Practices sterile techniques and prevents cross-contamination Cleans, disinfects and stocks exam rooms before each use Maintains orderliness and cleanliness of the exam room Secures and returns supplies Escorts patients to other clinical areas and nursing units Responsible for development of technical factors and screen film selection Recognizes common equipment malfunctions and makes minor repairs or adjustments as required May assist in use of a variety of equipment or imaging procedures Learns to independently perform mammography, specialized examinations such as angiography, tomography, venography and surgical or trauma radiology Learns to assist with the clerical functions of receiving and admitting, and scheduling appointments, and charging patients, exams and supplies in the radiology service Maintains p Performs first aid as necessary Adheres to all applicable Federal, State and local regulations including the Joint Commission (TJC) and Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) May contact service providers as necessary Other work related duties as assigned Minimum Qualifications Certificate Required: Possession and maintenance of a valid certificate as a Certified Radiologic Technologist (CRT) issued by the California Department of Public Health AND c ertification in Basic Life Support (BLS) issued by the American Heart Association or Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification issued by the American Red Cross. Other Requirements: A background investigation/fingerprint and/or physical exam may be required prior to the start of employment. A COMPLETED SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE AND CERTIFICATION IS REQUIRED. Selection Process 1. Application Filing: All applicants must apply on-line at www.cccounty.us/hr and submit the information as indicated on the job announcement by the final filing date. 2. Application Evaluation: Depending on the number of applications received, an Application Evaluation Board may be convened to evaluate and select the best-qualified candidates for invitation to the next phase of the examination. 3. Training and Experience Evaluation: Consists of an evaluation of each candidate's relevant education, training and/or experience as presented on the application and supplemental questionnaire. (Weighted 100%) 4. Candidates must receive a score of at least 70, which may be an adjusted score in order to be ranked on the employment list. The Human Resources Department may change the examination steps noted above in accordance with the Personnel Management Regulations and accepted selection practices. CONVICTION HISTORY After you receive a conditional job offer, you will be fingerprinted, and your fingerprints will be sent to the California Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). The resulting report of your conviction history (if any) will be used to determine whether the nature of your conviction conflicts with the specific duties and responsibilities of the job for which you have received a conditional job offer. If a conflict exists, you will be asked to present any evidence of rehabilitation that may mitigate the conflict, except when federal or state regulations bar employment in specific circumstances. Having a conviction history does not automatically preclude you from a job with Contra Costa County. If you accept a conditional job offer, the Human Resources department will contact you to schedule a fingerprinting appointment. DISASTER SERVICE WORKER All Contra Costa County employees are designated Disaster Service Workers through state and local law. Employment with the County requires the affirmation of a loyalty oath to this effect. Employees are required to complete all Disaster Service Worker-related training as assigned, and to return to work as ordered in the event of an emergency. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY It is the policy of Contra Costa County to consider all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender, gender identify, gender expression, marital status, ancestry, medical condition, genetic information, military or veteran status, or other protected category under the law.