San Joaquin County, CA
Stockton, California, usa
San Joaquin General Hospital is seeking Respiratory Care Practitioners with experience working in an acute care hospital who desires to expand their skills in a Level III Trauma Center and Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU). In the Trauma Center, the ideal candidate will possess advanced skills to be able to immediately assess and maintain a patient's airway; to draw, run, analyze, and report arterial, venous and other critical lab values at bedside; and to initiate, operate, monitor and troubleshoot, if needed, specialty equipment through the diagnostic and surgical processes. In the NICU, RCP's are expected to attend all high risk deliveries and are the only certified intubators in the Delivery OR suite. An ideal candidate for the NICU possesses experience in the transportation of critically ill babies. As a requirement from the California Association of Pathology, San Joaquin General Hospital must maintain a copy of the high school diploma or equivalent for those employees who perform non-waive testing. The positions that perform non-waive testing for the hospital are the Respiratory Therapists. As such, should a Conditional Job Offer be extended, candidates must be able to provide proof of the high school diploma or equivalent documentation. Note : Candidates in this position may provide patient care or patient services in the Medical Guarded Unit (MGU). As a condition of employment, candidates must successfully pass a California Department of Corrections (CDCR) background investigation by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation. Candidates must also maintain their CDCR clearance for continued employment in this position. This recruitment is being conducted to fill several part-time positions in the Respiratory Care Department. For more information regarding San Joaquin General Hospital, please visit their website at www.sjgeneral.org . Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of an application. A completed application must be postmarked or received online by the final filing deadline. NOTE: All correspondences relating to this recruitment will be delivered via e-mail. The e-mail account used will be the one provided on your employment application during time of submittal. Please be sure to check your e-mail often for updates. If you do not have an e-mail account on file, Human Resources will send you correspondences via US Mail. Amended 2/27/20 - KP TYPICAL DUTIES Sets up and operates respiratory equipment and apparatus in the administration of respiratory therapy treatment as prescribed by a physician. Operates blood gas analysis equipment and reports results. Makes rounds to check and make operating adjustments to respiratory therapy equipment in use or on standby in patient areas; cleans assembles, maintains, and repairs equipment as needed. Sets up and maintains long term ventilators. Performs screening pulmonary function tests. Assists cardiac arrest team, when needed, by supplying oxygen, performing cardiopulmonary resuscitation or artificial respiration or securing and maintaining respiration equipment. Reads patients' charts and checks transcribed orders against those of the physician. May act as lead worker; may assist in scheduling staff, adjusting assignments based on census and availability of staff, may check and review work of others may train others as assigned. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Note: Supplemental application must be submitted with employment application. Experience : One year of experience as a respiratory care practitioner in an acute care hospital. Neonatal intubation experience is desirable. AND Licenses/Certificates : Possession of a valid Respiratory Care Practitioner license issued by State of California Respiratory Care Board. A copy of the license must be submitted with a completed employment application . KNOWLEDGE Current principles, methods, and techniques of respiratory therapy; chemistry of gases used in respiratory therapy and their effect on the human body; care and operation of equipment used in respiratory therapy. ABILITY Administer a variety of skilled respiratory therapy treatments; maintain and perform minor repairs to respiratory therapy equipment and to adjust it to individual patient needs; keep records and prepare reports; follow oral and written instructions; establish and maintain effective working relationships with patients, physicians co-workers and others; train and lead others. PHYSICAL/MENTAL REQUIREMENTS Mobility -Frequent operation of a keyboard, standing for long periods of time, walking, pushing/pulling and bending/squatting; occasional sitting for long periods of time, operating heavy equipment, running and stair climbing; Frequency of Lifting -Frequent lifting of 5 to 30 lbs.; occasional lifting of 30 to 70 lbs., and restraining, lifting/turning heavy objects or people; Visual Requirements -Constant use of overall vision, color perception, eye/hand coordination and depth perception; frequent reading/close up work and field of vision/peripheral; Dexterity -Frequent holding, reaching, grasping, repetitive motion and writing; Hearing/Talking -Frequent hearing of normal speech, hearing on the telephone/radio, talking in person and talking on the telephone; Emotional/Psychological Factors -Constant public contact and concentration; frequent exposure to emergency situations, trauma, grief or death, decision making and working weekends/nights; occasional exposure to hazardous materials, working alone and overtime/travel; Environmental Conditions -Frequent exposure to noise; occasional exposure to dirt, dust, smoke, fumes, poor ventilation, indoor cold/heat and hazardous materials. Selection Procedures Applicants for part-time and temporary recruitments who meet the minimum qualifications are either referred to the hiring department for further selection or they may be required to take a written examination. If a written examination is given, the top candidates may be referred to the hiring department for further selection. Testing Accommodation: Candidates who require testing accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) must call Human Resources Division at (209) 468-3370 prior to the examination date. Physical Exam : Some classifications require physical examinations. Final appointment cannot be made until the eligible has passed the physical examination. The County pays for physical examinations administered in its medical facilities. Pre-employment Drug Screening Exam : Some classifications require a new employee successfully pass a pre-employment drug screen as a condition of employment. Final appointment cannot be made until the eligible has passed the drug screen. The County pays for the initial drug screen. Employment of Relatives: Applicants who are relatives of employees in a department within the 3rd degree of relationship, (parent, child, grandparent, grandchild or sibling) either by blood or marriage, may not be appointed, promoted, transferred into or within the department when: They are related to the Appointing Authority, or The employment would result in one of them supervising the work of the other Department Heads may establish additional limitations on the hiring of relatives by departmental rule. Proof of Eligibility: If you are offered a job, you will be required to provide proof of U.S. citizenship or other documents that establish your eligibility to be employed in the U.S. HOW TO APPLY Apply Online: www.sjgov.org/department/hr By mail or in person: San Joaquin County Human Resources 44 N. San Joaquin Street Suite 330 Stockton, CA 95202 Office hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm; excluding holidays. Phone: (209) 468-3370 Job Line: For currentemployment opportunitiesplease callour 24-hour job line at (209) 468-3377. When a final filing date is indicated, applications must be filed with the Human Resources Division before 5:00 p.m. or postmarked by the final filing date. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of an application. Applications sent through county inter-office mail, which are not received by the final filing date, will not be accepted. ( The County assumes no responsibility for mailed applications which are not received by the Human Resources Division) . San Joaquin County Substance Abuse Policy: San Joaquin County has adopted a Substance Abuse Policy in compliance with the Federal Drug Free Workplace Act of 1988. This policy is enforced by all San Joaquin County Departments and applies to all San Joaquin County employees. Equal Opportunity Employer : San Joaquin County is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Employer and is committed to providing equal employment to all without regard to age, ancestry, color, creed, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation or belief, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, or sexual orientation. For more information go to www.sjgov.org/department/hr/eeo . Click on a link below to apply for this position: Fill out the Supplemental Questionnaire and Application NOW using the Internet. Apply Online View and print the Supplemental Questionnaire. This recruitment requires completion of a supplemental questionnaire. You may view and print the supplemental questionnaire here . View and print the official application form as an Acrobat pdf file. A San Joaquin County application form is required for this recruitment. You may print this Acrobat PDF document and then fill it in. Contact us via conventional means. You may contact us by phone at (209) 468-3370, or by email , or apply for a job in person at the San Joaquin County Human Resources Division. Closing Date/Time: Open Until Filled
Contra Costa County, CA
Martinez, California, United States
The Position OPEN UNTIL FILLED Bargaining Unit: Local 856 - Health Services Unit The Contra Costa County Health Services Department is offering an excellent career opportunity for qualified individuals interested in the Senior Cytotechnologist position located at the Contra Costa Regional Medical Center in Martinez, CA. Under general direction, Senior Cytotechnologists perform general and specialized procedures relating to the preliminary evaluation of cytologic materials obtained from individuals; documents quality assurance and qualify control; writes protocols for new procedures; ensures adherence to applicable State and Federal regulations; schedules and records preventative maintenance for medical instruments; resolves day-to-day technical problems; collects data and information for Pathologist and assists less experienced Cytotechnologists with complex cytology specimen handling; and performs other related work as required. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record demonstrating the following: Ability to make concentrated solutions of body secretions and to prepare slides with skill and accuracy Ability to make accurate observations and records of test results Characteristics of the ideal candidate: Knowledge of accepted practices of standard records maintenance Organized and maintains accurate records Communicates effectively both in writing and orally Read the complete job description at www.cccounty.us/hr . The eligible list established from this recruitment may remain in effect for six (6) months. TENTATIVE EXAM DATE: Tentative Training and Experience Evaluation: Periodically Until Filled Typical Tasks Participates with the Cytotechnologist in the preparation, examination and preliminary diagnosis of all cytologic specimens including bedside assistance at fine needle aspirations Assists the Cytotechnologist on difficult cases and resolves day to day technical problems Researches, develops, verifies and evaluates new or modified procedures, techniques and equipment Revises cytopathology manuals annually or as needed Schedules and records preventive maintenance for all instruments Coordinates quality control programs and in-house continuing education Documents and maintains State and Federally mandated statistics and those required by professional organizations and laboratory policy Collects data for cytology quality assurance programs and other information needed by the pathologists Evaluates validity of test data Minimum Qualifications License Required: Possession of a valid License as a Cytotechnologist issued by the State of California Department of Health. Experience: Three (3) years of full-time, or its equivalent, experience in a laboratory performing cytologic tests and analysis. OTHER REQUIREMENTS: A background investigation/fingerprint and/or physical exam may be required prior to the start of employment. A COMPLETED SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE IS REQUIRED AND YOU MUST ATTACH A COPY OF YOUR LICENSE TO YOUR APPLICATION. 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. A supplemental questionnaire is required. 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 eligible list. The examination steps noted above may be changed in accordance with the County's 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.
City of Taylor, MI
Taylor, Michigan, United States
The City of Taylor is seeking candidates for a dedicated Parks and Recreation Lifeguard with experience working with the public, maintaining safe a environment, and performing first aid and emergency care as needed to serve as the City of Taylor's Parks and Recreation Lifeguard for the Taylor Northwest Pool. The Taylor Northwest Pool Lifeguard works alongside fellow lifeguards and staff members, complete daily/weekly assigned tasks, as well as maintain and monitor a clean, safe environment, and reports to the Parks and Recreation Supervisor and/or Manager. POSITION SUMMARY: Responsible for maintaining a safe aquatic environment for all participants and be able to efficiently and properly perform first aid and emergency services as needed. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: (Key Tasks and Responsibilities; other duties may be assigned by the Parks and Recreation Supervisor and/or designee) Be able to efficiently and properly perform emergency procedures as needed Be able to efficiently and properly perform first aid care as needed Exhibit strong customer service skills Efficiently complete light cleaning tasks in each region of the aquatic facility Must obtain a flexible availability, with some shifts taking place on the weekends Maintain a safe, inviting environment for all participants of the facilities PHYSICAL DEMANDS : The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Must be able to endure all physical demands to pass certification requirements. Must be able to stand and maintain a suitable energy for period up to seven and a half (7.5) hours in length Must be able to bend, kneel, stoop, reach, and squat frequently to properly maintain and oversee a safe environment Must be able to communicate effectively and listen attentively to customers, existing members of our facilities, and employees Must be able to work the hours necessary to operate the day to day programs and to accomplish the daily and weekly required tasks of the facility Must be able to work efficiently in outdoor environments and extreme temperatures Required to work mornings, evenings, weekends, and holiday CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS Current Lifeguard and CPR/AED certification EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE Previous lifeguard experience preferred COMMUNICATION SKILLS Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, facility guidelines, procedure manuals, and staff instructions. Ability to speak and communicate effectively with other staff members, customers, and existing members of our facilities. MATHEMATICAL SKILLS Ability to apply certification knowledge when appropriate while on duty. REASONING ABILITY Ability to interpret a variety of instructions presented in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form. The City of Taylor is an Equal Opportunity Employer Your application will be reviewed to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will be contacted regarding the next steps in the application process. Thank you for your interest in the City of Taylor. The City of Taylor is an Equal Opportunity Employer.