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.

 

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LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Aug 08, 2018
Full Time
COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS TYPE OF RECRUITMENT DEPARTMENTAL PROMOTIONAL JOB OPPORTUNITY Restricted toemployees of the above Department who have successfully completed their initial probationary period. EXAM NUMBER C-6349-B APPLICATION FILING PERIOD Beginning Tuesday, February 14, 2017 at 7:00 a.m. Pacific Standard Time (PST). This exam will remain open until the needs of the service are met and is subject to closure at any time without prior notice. This announcement is a rebulletin to revise Salary Information. Persons who have applied need not to reapply, but may submit additional information by the last day of filling. The information must include the correct examination title and number. Salary Information: Consistent with Section 6.28.140 of the County of Los Angeles County Code, persons holding the title of Helper, Electrical (Item 6349), who are assigned on a full-time basis in Sewer Maintenance Division, who are engaged in sewer maintenance duties shall be compensated at a rate of two salary schedules higher than otherwise noted ($3,125.00 - $3,872.00). Consistent with Section 6.28.140 of the County of Los Angeles County Code, persons holding the title of Helper, Electrical (Item 6349), who are assigned on a full-time basis in Waterworks Division, engaged in drinking water treatment and distribution duties shall be compensated at a rate of four salary schedules higher than otherwise noted ($3,305.96 - $4,095.06). Current employees in the unclassified service who meet the following criteria also qualify to participate in this exam: Unclassified employees who have attained permanent County status on a classified position by successful completion of the initial probationary period, with no break in service since leaving the classified service;Full-time employees in the unclassified service with at least six months of full-time experience in the unclassified service at the time of filing or by the last day of filing. NO OUT OF CLASS EXPERIENCEWILL BE ACCEPTED OR WITHHOLDS WILL BE ALLOWED. Essential Job Functions A Helper, Electrical performs semi-skilled work assisting journey or higher level electro-mechanics and is responsible for performing a combination of the following essential job functions which are designated in the divisions indicated below: OPERATIONAL SERVICES : Assists in installing conduit and wiring on residential, commercial, and industrial system and traffic signal control systems; patrols traffic signals to make minor replacement or repairs; traces malfunctions in electrical circuits and makes minor repairs to lighting fixtures, illuminated street name signs, and controls including ballasts and lamps; assists with fabrication of traffic signal equipment for installation in the field including standards and indications for vehicle and pedestrian movement; operates small power tools, hydraulic benders, hammer drills, power saws, and pneumatic tools such as jack hammers and tampers; operates vehicle-mounted man-lifts; maintains tools and equipment in serviceable condition;assists Traffic Signal Electrician, PW with emergency calls on weekends and/or after hours; as needed cleans work areas; drives automotive equipment to and from worksites, which may include combination truck units with trailers of 6,000 pounds gross vehicle weight or more; maintains work and supply records; understands, operates, and maintains basic hand tools; andassist with repairs to street lights, associated equipment, highway safety lights, and traffic signal and street lighting standards as needed. SEWER MAINTENANCE : Assists in inspecting, troubleshooting, repairing, replacing, overhauling and installing power, control, instrumentation and lighting for wastewater pumping and treatment facilities; assists in inspecting, troubleshooting, repairing, replacing, overhauling and installing electro-mechanic equipment in wastewater pumping and treatment facilities such as motors, pumps, compressors, blowers, mixers, valves, and related piping and appurtenances; performs routine inspection and maintenance and makes minor adjustments and repairs to facilities and equipment; cleans and maintains work area and facilities; maintains work records, supplies, safety equipment, tools, and equipment; drives automotive equipment to and from work sites, delivers portable electric generators to sites and assists in connecting generators to supply emergency power;work in small, dimly lit and wet confined spaces, and perform confined space entry procedures utilizing safety equipment such as: self contained breathing devices, safety harnesses with tripod, gas detector, and ventilation blowers as needed. WATERWORKS :Troubleshoots, tests, and repairs/rewires control, power, and lighting circuits in potable water facilities such as water wells, reservoirs, pressure tanks, pumping plants and disinfection stations; works with and around water treatment chemicals; maintains work records and supplies; maintains vehicle tools and equipment; traces malfunctions in electrical circuits and performs minor repairs to equipment; changes out lighting fixtures; performs regular inspections, general maintenance,and repairs of water pumping stations, reservoirs, pressure regulating stations and chemical disinfection systems;work in small, dimly lit and wet confined spaces, and perform confined space entry procedures utilizing safety equipment such as: self contained breathing devices, safety harnesses with tripod, gas detector, and ventilation blowers;work at heights greater than six feet with proper training and personal protection equipment; and drives automotive equipmentto and from job sites. Requirements SELECTION REQUIREMENTS Current status as a Helper, Electrical (Temporary) in the service of the County of Los Angeles*. LICENSE A valid California Class C Driver License is required to perform job-related essential functions. LICENSE INFORMATION All successful applicants for this position will be subject to driving record verification before being appointed. Driver License must not be suspended, restricted or revoked. AN APPLICANT WHOSE DRIVING RECORD SHOWS FOUR (4)OR MORE MOVING VIOLATIONS WITHIN THE LAST TWO (2) YEARS WILL NOT BE APPOINTED. Appointees may be required to provide automobiles and drive them in the County service at the rate of compensation allowed by the Board of Supervisors. Appointees who are required to drive their vehicles inCounty service MUST SHOW PROOF OF AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE THAT MEETS THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA REQUIREMENTS. PHYSICAL CLASS Physical Class IV - Arduous: Involves frequent heavy lifting over 25 pounds, often combined with bending, twisting, or working on irregular surfaces; and occasionally requires extraordinary physical activity. Some positions in this classification may be required to perform functions where passing periodic specialized medical examinations is required by law such as for respirator use or confined space. Vision: Keen color perception. SPECIAL REQUIREMENT INFORMATION *To qualify, applicants who presently hold the position of Helper, Electrical (Temporary) must have completed at least 120 working days (960 hours) of satisfactory service with the County of Los Angeles as a Helper, Electrical (Temporary) according to Civil Service Rule 6.02(A2). Additional Information EXAMINATION CONTENT This examination will consist of an evaluation of education and experience based on application information weighted 50% and an Appraisal of Promotability weighted 50%. The Appraisal of Promotability will evaluate such factors as knowledge and skills, personal and public relations, productivity, written and oral communication, adaptability and dependability. 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 eligible register in the order of their score group for a period of six (6) months following the date of promulgation. Applications will be processed on an as received basis and promulgated to the eligible register accordingly. NO PERSON MAY COMPETE FOR THIS EXAMINATION MORE THAN ONCE EVERY SIX (6) MONTHS. VACANCY INFORMATION The resulting eligible register for this examination will be used to fill vacancies in the Operational Services, Sewer Maintenance, and Waterworks Divisions. APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION Fill out your application and Job Specific Questionnaire (if any) 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 Selection 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, datescompleted, and number of credits earned. For each job held, give the name and address of your employer, your job title, beginning and ending dates, description of work performed, and salary earned. All information is subject to verification. We may reject your application at any time during the examination or selection 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 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 . FILE USING ONE OF THE METHODS BELOW: FILING ONLINE 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. We must receive your application by 5:30 p.m., Pacific Standard Time, on or before the last day of filing. Note: if you are unable to attach required documents, you must fax them to (626) 979-5440 within fifteen (15) calendar days from filing online. Please include your name, exam number and exam title. FILING BY U.S. MAIL OR IN PERSON We must receive your completed application at the address below by 5:30 p.m., Pacific Standard Time, on or before the last day of filing. Department of Public Works Human Resources Division 900 South Fremont Avenue, Lobby Floor Alhambra, CA 91803-1331 Phone No.: (626) 458-2141 Office Hours: Monday through Thursday, ONLY, between 7:00 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Please note this office is closed on Fridays. SPECIAL INFORMATION FINGERPRINTING AND SECURITY CLEARANCE Before a final appointment is made to this position, candidates are subject to security clearance which includes fingerprinting. An individual may be withheld from appointment, if he/she has a conviction record incompatible with the essential duties of the position for which he/she has applied. Any false statement or omission of material fact may cause forfeiture of employment rights. Information presented on employment applications, resumes and during the examination process is subject to verification. Disqualifying factors may include but are not limited to: felony convictions, certain job-related misdemeanor convictions, certain serious traffic convictions or patterns of traffic violations (e.g., 4 or more moving violations within the past 2 years, failure to appear, at-fault accidents, and driving under the influence), illegal use of certain controlled substances and/or poor employment history. 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 Department Contact Name: Melissa Nuñez Department Contact Phone: (626) 458-2141 Department Contact Email: mnunez @dpw.lacounty.gov ADA Coordinator Phone: (626) 458-2141 Teletype Phone: (626) 282-7829 California Relay Services: (800) 735-2922 Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Sep 09, 2018
Temporary
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS FILING DATES 03/12/2014- until the needs of the service are met and is subject to closure at any time without prior notice. EXAM NUMBER C3422B TYPE OF RECRUITMENT Open Competitive Job Opportunity Essential Job Functions A Civil Engineering Student is responsible for performing a combination of the following essential job functions: prepares routine engineering sketches, drawings, diagrams, tracings, and "As-Built" record plans based on inspector notes using manual drafting and computer-based drafting tools such as Computer Aided Design Drafting (CADD); performs basic engineering and mathematical calculations; assists in compiling data for engineering plans, specifications, cost estimates, reports, etc., and in the maintenance of such data in various databases; assists in the exploration of soils and foundations and in the testing of construction materials; assists in map maintenance; assists in taking field notes and measurements; and assists in the analysis and geographic presentation of data using appropriate computer applications such as Geographic Information System (GIS). Requirements SELECTION REQUIREMENTS Current enrollment in an accredited four-year college or university with at least JUNIOR STANDING* in an engineering program approved by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology. 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: Light physical effort which may include occasional light lifting to a 10 pound limit, and some bending, stooping or squatting. Considerable walking may be involved. SPECIAL REQUIREMENT INFORMATION *To be accepted for JUNIOR STANDING , applicants must have accumulated at least 60 semester or 90 quarter academic credits/units. Applicants MUST provide transcripts showing proof of academic standing, degree major, and current enrollment with the application during the examination process. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable during the examination process; however, official transcripts will be verified at the time of appointment. If hired, applicants must continue to be enrolled and attend school to maintain eligibility for and status in the position. Additional Information EXAMINATION CONTENT The examination will consist of an interview covering education, experience, personal fitness, and general ability to perform the duties of the position weighted 100%. Candidates must achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on the examination in order to be placed on the eligible register. Applicants who have taken identical test parts for other exams within the last six (6) months will have their scores for the identical test parts automatically transferred to this examination upon acceptance of your application. This examination contains test parts that may be used in the future for new examination. Upon acceptance of your application, your scores may be transferred to the new examination and you may not be allowed to retake any identical test parts for at least six (6) months. ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION The names of candidates receiving a passing grade in this examination will be placed on the eligible register in the order of their score group for a period of 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 for this examination will be used to fill vacancies throughout the Department of Public Works. APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION Fill out your application and Job Specific Questionnaire (if any) 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 Selection 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, description of work performed, and salary earned. All information supplied by applicants is subject to verification. We may reject your application at any time during the examination process. This examination is subject to close at any time without prior notification. FILE USING ONE OF THE METHODS BELOW: FILING ONLINE We encourage you to apply online so you can track the status of your application and get notified of your progress by email. We must receive your application and Job Specific Questionnaire (if any) by 5:30 p.m., Pacific Standard Time, on the last day of filing. Note: If you are unable to attach required documents, you must fax them to (626) 979-5440 during the examination process. Please include your name, the exam number, and the exam title. FILING BY U.S. MAIL OR IN PERSON: We must receive your completed application and Job Specific Questionnaire (if any) at the address below by 5:30 p.m., Pacific Standard Time, on the last day of filing. Department of Public Works Human Resources Division 900 South Fremont Avenue, Lobby Floor Alhambra, CA 91803-1331 Office Hours: Monday through Thursday, ONLY, between 7:00 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Please note this office is closed on Fridays. FILING BY U.S. MAIL OR IN PERSON We must receive your completed application and Job Specific Questionnaire (if any) at the address below by 5:30 p.m., Pacific Standard Time, on the last day of filing. Department of Public Works Human Resources Division 900 South Fremont Avenue, Lobby Floor Alhambra, CA 91803-1331 Office Hours: Monday through Thursday, ONLY, between 7:00 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Please note this office is closed on Fridays. SPECIAL INFORMATION FINGERPRINTING AND SECURITY CLEARANCE Before a final appointment is made to this position, candidates are subject to security clearance which includes fingerprinting. An individual may be withheld from appointment, if he/she has a conviction record incompatible with the essential duties of the position for which he/she has applied. Any false statement or omission of material fact may cause forfeiture of employment rights. Information presented on employment applications, resumes and during the examination process is subject to verification. Disqualifying factors may include but are not limited to: felony convictions, certain job-related misdemeanor convictions, certain serious traffic convictions or patterns of traffic violations (e.g., 4 or more moving violations within the past 2 years, failure to appear, at-fault accidents, and driving under the influence), illegal use of certain controlled substances and/or poor employment history. 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 (i.e. 000-00-0000, 111-11-1111, etc.) will result in an automatic rejection of your application. 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 Department Contact Name: Barbara Baiz Department Contact Phone: (626) 458-2141 Department Contact Email: bbaiz@dpw.lacounty.gov ADA Coordinator Phone: (626) 458-2141 Teletype Phone: (626) 282-7829 California Relay Services: (800) 735-2922 Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Sep 09, 2018
Full Time
DEPARTMENT OF ANIMAL CARE AND CONTROL EXAM NUMBER O2979P TYPE OF RECRUITMENT OPEN COMPETITIVE JOB OPPORTUNITY FILING TYPE OPEN CONTINUOUS DEFINITION Under general supervision, enforces State, County and City codes and ordinances governing animal control including the care and treatment, impounding, quarantine, licensing vaccination, and regulation of a variety of animals. Positionsallocable to this class perform a wide variety of routine field work under the supervision of higher-level personnel involving responsibility for responding to incidents and providing animal control services in an unincorporated area or contract city of the County and in accordance with established service agreements. Incumbents typically operate light vehicles while working in the field with a great deal of independence and are expected to utilize a basic knowledge of the policies and procedures of the Department of Animal Care and Control and applicable codes and ordinances governing animal care and control, animal identification, recognition of illness, habits and behavior of various animals and the techniques and equipment used in capturing, restraining, receiving, feeding, caring for, grooming and releasing animals. Incumbents also are expected to enforce State, County and City codes, ordinances, and laws pertaining to animals. Essential Job Functions Patrols an assigned geographical area in a light truck observing for violations or responding to incidents. Captures both domestic and wild animals, using equipment and methods appropriate for animal abatement and control; may require chasing, climbing fences and crawling under houses. Inspects animal facilities to ensure conformance to laws; explains violations and need for correction of such things as poor sanitary conditions, inadequate food and over-crowded conditions. Issues citations, licenses, warnings and/or legal notices; enforces licensing laws. Assists a Registered Veterinary Technician by prepping and restraining animals for vaccination or euthanasia. Assists a veterinarian in a spay and neuter clinic or during euthanasia as needed. Serves as office information officer and radio dispatcher; receives in-person and telephone requests for information and animal control services from citizens and public agencies and dispatches officers to routine incidents. Reports to a field command post established to provide extended hours of animal containment, capture and relocation in emergencies such as brush fires, floods or animals loose on public thoroughfares. Testifies in court as to facts related to violations of animal control laws. Presents departmentally prepared and approved educational programs including tours, lectures, slides and demonstrations at schools and civic meetings. Picks up small dead animals manually and large animals such as horses or cows, using a truck-driven winch and harness. Provides assistance in office operations or in kennels, as needed. Requirements SELECTION REQUIREMENTS: Six months of paid full time experience at the level of Animal Shelter Aid*orAnimal Care Attendant*in an animal regulatory agency or Veterinary Hospital AND successful completion of a department-sponsored training program per California Penal Code Section 832** is required within six (6) months of appointment as a condition of completing probationary status. LICENSE: A valid California Class C Driver License; and a valid California Class B Driver License may be required. PHYSICAL CLASS: 4 - Arduous: Involves frequent heavy lifting over 25 pounds, often combined with bending, twisting, or working on irregular surfaces; and occasionally requires extraordinary physical activity Additional Information EXAMINATION CONTENT: This examination will consist of an evaluation of training and experience based on application information weighted at 100%. Candidates must receive a passing score of 70% or higher on the examination in order to be placed on the eligible register. SPECIAL INFORMATION: Appointees may be required to work any shift including evenings, nights, weekends and holidays. This position requires lifting of extremely heavy objects. Physical fitness for this position will be determined in the medical examination. Successful candidates are subject to a criminal history fingerprint search prior to final appointment. DISQUALIFYING FACTORS INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO: Felony Convictions. Certain job-related misdemeanor convictions. Certain serious traffic convictions or patterns of traffic violations; suspended license; failure to appear; driving under the influence. Illegal use of a controlled substance. CERTIFICATE(S) REQUIRED: Successful completion of a department-sponsoredtraining program per California Penal Code Section 832 is required within six (6) months of appointment as a condition of completing probationary status and permanent appointment to the position. VACANCY INFORMATION: The eligible register resulting from this examination will be used to fill vacancies in the Department of Animal Care and ControlCare Centersthroughout Los Angeles County. ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION: The names of candidates receiving a passing grade in 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 in this examination more than once every six (6) months. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATION: Completion of Animal Education or Animal Training Classes. SPECIAL REQUIREMENT INFORMATION: *Experience at the level of Animal Shelter Aid or Animal Care Attendant refers to training and practical experience in the care of impounded animals; the maintenance and operation of an animal shelter; and enforcement of State, County and City codes and ordinances governing animal control. Performing assigned duties in support for maintaining the various facilities of an animal shelter in a clean, groomed and sanitary condition. They also learn the habits and behavior of various animals, and the methods, procedures, equipment and materials used in receiving, restraining, feeding, caring for, releasing, grooming or dispatching animals. **If candidates possessa copy of a P.C. 832 Certificate - (Penal Code Section 830.9 required training in order to issue citations and service warrants for Animal Control Officers) prior submitting the application, a P.C. 832 Certificatemust be attached to the application at the time of filing. In order to receive credit for Animal Education or Animal Training Classes attended, copies of certificates MUST be submitted at the time of application filing. Candidates offered these positions will be required to show proof of a driver license before appointment and will be required to obtain a copy of his/her driving record from the California State Department of Motor Vehicles before being appointed. A copy of the driving record must be presented prior to appointment. License must not be suspended restricted or revoked. AN APPLICANT WHOSE DRIVING RECORD SHOWS FOUR OR MORE MOVING VIOLATIONS WITHIN THE LAST TWO YEARS WILL NOT BE APPOINTED. APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION: All applicants are required to submit a standard County of Los Angeles Employment Application online (via electronic submission) ONLY . Facsimile and hardcopy applications will not be accepted. Fill out your application completely. Provide any relevant training and experience in the spaces provided so we can evaluate your qualifications for the job. All information is subject to verification. We may reject your application at any time during the selection process. We may close this examination without prior notice. Applications can be completed and submitted online by clicking on the abovethis bulletin that read " Apply to Job ". You can track the status of your application online and receive notification of your progress by e-mail. We must receive your application by 5:00 p.m., PST, on the last day of filing. 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 the required documents, you may fax them to (562) 422-3187 within 15 calendar days of filing online. Please include your name, the exam number, and exam title. 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 ofrehabilitation, 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. All applicants must enter a valid social security number at the time of filing. Entering anything other than a valid social security (i.e. 000-00-0000, 111-11-1111, etc.) will result in an automatic rejection of your application. For candidates who may not have regular access to a computer or the internet, application can be complete on computers at public libraries throughout Los Angeles County. All applicants must file their application online. Using their own user ID and password may erase a candidate's original application record. ADDITIONAL TITLE: APPLICATIONS MUST BE FILED ONLINE ONLY. APPLICATIONS SUBMITTED BY U.S. MAIL, FAX, OR IN PERSON WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. COUNTYOF LOS ANGELES INFORMATION: View details regarding Los Angeles County Employment Information by clicking on this link COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES EMPLOYMENT INFORMATION. An Equal Opportunity Employer. REBULLETIN INFORMATION: THIS ANNOUNCEMENT IS A REBULLETIN TO UPDATE THE ADDITIONAL TITLE, THE SELECTION REQUIREMENTS, THE CERTIFICATE(S) REQUIREMENTS, THE SPECIAL REQUIREMENT INFORMATION, THE VACANCY INFORMATION,AND APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION. PERSONS WHO HAVE APPLIED WITHIN THE LAST TWELVE MONTHS NEED NOT REAPPLY, BUT MAY SUBMIT ADDITIONAL INFORMATION IF THEY WISH. THE INFORMATION MUST INCLUDE YOUR NAME, THE CORRECT EXAMINATION TITLE AND EXAMINATION NUMBER. Department Contact Name: Sandra Perez Department Contact Phone: (562) 256-7102 Department Contact Email: SPerez@animalcare.lacounty.gov ADA Coordinator Phone: (562) 256-7101 California Relay Services Phone: (800) 735-2922 Teletype Phone: (800) 899-4099 Alternate TTY Phone : (800) 897-0077 Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Sep 07, 2018
Full Time
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES FILING DATES: 05/17/2016 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, UPDATE SALARY INFORMATION, ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION AND APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION. PERSONS WHO HAVE APPLIED WITHIN THE LAST SIX (6) MONTHS NEED NOT RE-APPLY, BUT MAY SUBMIT ADDITIONAL INFORMATION IF THEY WISH. THE INFORMATION MUST INCLUDE THE CORRECT EXAMINATION TITLE AND EXAMINATION NUMBER. 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*. 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. LICENSE: A valid certificate** to practice as a Certified Phlebotomy Technician I or II issued by the California State Department of Health Services, Laboratory Field Services (CA DHS-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. 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 fax a copy to us 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: 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 fax the copy of degree to us within (15) calendar days from the date of filing your application online. Additional Information Examination Content: This examination will consist of an evaluation of 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. 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 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 fax them to (323) 869-0942 or 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: 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. 000-00-000, 111-11-111. 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. Department Contact : Eric Sanchez, Exam Analyst 323-914-7042 esanchez3@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
Sep 09, 2018
Full Time
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES EXAM NUMBER: Y4895R OPEN COMPETITIVE JOB OPPORTUNITY ORIGINAL POSTING DATE: 6/23/2011 SPECIAL SALARY INFORMATION: Due to the Manpower Shortage Recruitment, new appointments and current incumbents shall be compensated at Step5 of the applicable salary range. This is in effect until June 30, 2019 or until it is determined that a shortage no longer exists, whichever is sooner. DEFINITION :Performs a variety of standardized clinical laboratory tests within a specialized area (such as biochemistry, hematology, microbiology, or immunohematology) or across specialty lines using manual or automated methodology, under the supervision of a physician or a Supervising Clinical Laboratory Scientist in a general or a specialized medical laboratory on any shift Essential Job Functions Performs specific tests on specimens such as whole blood, plasma, serum, urine and other body fluids to determine the presence and quantity of metabolic substances or to identify the presence and amount of toxic substances. Draws and/or types and cross-matches donor or recipient blood; performs serological tests to identify the presence and measures the quantities of antibodies associated with medical conditions. Cultures, isolates and identifies microorganisms, performs microscopic examinations of blood or body fluid samples. Performs preventative maintenance, calibrations and troubleshoots instrument malfunctions. Performs and evaluates quality control, accounts for the validity of test results and institutes corrective actions. And trains lab assistants, licensed trainees, new laboratory scientists and medical personnel in training. And oversees the work of Laboratory Assistants assigned to assist with testing. Requirements Selection Requirements Valid and Current Clinical Laboratory Scientist's license, issued by the State of California Department of Health Services. Physical Class II - Light: Light physical effort which may include occasional light lifting to a 10 pound limit, and some bending, stooping or squatting. Considerable walking may be involved. License: Clinical Laboratory Scientist license issued by the State of California Department of Health Services. Additional Information Special Requirement Information: Applicants must attach a valid legible photocopy of their license to practice as a Clinical Laboratory Scientist at the time of filing. Applicants who currently practice and/or reside in another state, must have a valid and unrestricted license to practice as a Clinical Laboratory Scientist. At the time of appointment, the successful candidate must have a license to practice as a Clinical Laboratory Scientist issued by the State of California Department of Health Services. The required license must be current and unrestricted ; a provisional, probationary or restricted license will not be accepted. Withhold Information: Applicants who do not possess a Clinical Laboratory Scientist license issued by the State of California Department of Health Services at the time of filing, may compete in this examination; however, the names of such candidates will be withheld from the certification for employment until the required license is presented. Applicants must attach a legible photocopy of their Clinical Laboratory Scientist license issued by the state in which they currently practice and/or reside to the application at the time of filing. Special Information: Appointees may be required to work any shift including evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays. Available Shift: Any Examination Content: This examination will consist of an evaluation of your training and experience based upon application information weighted at 100%. Candidates must achieve a passing score of 70% or higher to be added to the Eligible Register. Vacancy Information: The resulting eligible register 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 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 six (6) months following the date of eligibility. No person may compete for this examination more than once every six (6) months. 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 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 without advance notice. 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 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 fax them to (323) 869-0942 or 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: 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. 000-00-000, 111-11-111. 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. Department Contact: Eric Sanchez, Exam Analyst 323-914-7042 esanchez3@dhs.lacounty.gov ADA Coordinator Phone: (323) 869-7124 California Relay Services Phone: (800) 735-2922 Closing Date/Time: Continuous
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Sep 09, 2018
Full Time
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES EXAM NUMBER: Y4895S OPEN COMPETITIVE JOB OPPORTUNITY ORIGINAL POSTING DATE: 12/7/2011 SPECIAL SALARY INFORMATION: Due to the Manpower shortage Recruitment, new appointments and current incumbents shall be compensated at Step 7 of the applicable salary range. This is in effect until June 30, 2019 or until it is determined that a shortage no longer exists, whichever is sooner. DEFINITION: Performs a variety of standardized clinical laboratory tests within a blood bank areausing manual or instrumented methodology. Essential Job Functions Performs specific biochemical tests on body specimens such as whole blood, blood plasma, serum, urine, spinal fluid, gastric secretions and similar products to determine the presence and quantity of metabolic and endocrine substances such as glucose, albumin, protein, urea, electrolytes, enzymes, acetone bodies, thyroid proteins, reproductive hormones, and tumor markers or to identify the presence and amount of toxic substances such as drugs and poisons. Performs macroscopic and microscopic examination of urine samples for the determination of blood glucose and albumin; to detect the presence of acetone bodies, blood, bile derivatives, Bruce-Jones protein, drugs and poisons in the urine using a urinometer and determines specific gravity of urine. Conducts hematological tests such as red blood cell count, reticulocyte, platelet, eosinophil, and leukocyte counts; microscopically examines blood smears for abnormal cells, and performs blood sedimentation tests, hemoglobin determinations, and hematocrits. Cultures, isolates, and identifies enteric pathogens, parasites, tubercle bacilli, pathogenic bacteria, fungi, and other micro-organisms in blood, sputum, urine, feces, exudates, tissues, spinal fluid and similar substances using standardized laboratory procedures. Draws, groups, types, and cross-matches donor-recipient blood; performs antibody screening tests and antibody identification tests to resolve cross-matching problems; issues whole blood and blood components for transfusion purposes and performs related blood bank activities. Performs immuno serological test methods such as flocculation, agglutination, complement filtration, direct and indirect fluorescence, enzyme immuno assays, molecular pathology, and serologic tests to determine the efficacy of test performed and to identify the presence and measure the quantities of antibodies associated with various medical conditions. Calibrates laboratory instruments following prescribed methods, and performs other quality control and improvement procedures toassure the operational accuracy of equipment and test reproducibility; performs manufacturer recommended period routine maintenance on such equipment. Utilizes computer programs that operate in conjunction with laboratory equipment; enters test results, quality control and improvement data. Provides instructions to medical personnel on specimen collection requirements such as the type of container and appropriate volume, type of preservative and other handling instructions. Provides bench-level instruction on the detailed aspects of assignment to licensed trainees and new laboratory scientists and medical personnel in training. Oversees the work of Laboratory Assistants assigned to assist with testing. Requirements Selection Requirements: Six (6) months experience as a Clinical Laboratory Scientist in an approved laboratory* blood bank and a valid and current license to practice as a Clinical Laboratory Scientist issued by the State of California Department of Public Health**. Physical Class II - Light : Light physical effort which may include occasional light lifting to a 10 pound limit, and some bending, stooping or squatting. Considerable walking may be involved. License: **Clinical Laboratory Scientist's license issued by the State of California Department of Public Health. Additional Information Special Requirement Information: *An approved laboratory is defined as a clinical laboratory that has a federal issued Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendment Laboratory Certificate of Accreditation that authorizes the laboratory to accept human specimens for the purpose of performing laboratory examinations, and is accredited by the College of American Pathologists (CAP) or The Joint Commission. **Applicants must attach a valid legible photocopy of their license to practice as a Clinical Laboratory Scientist at the time of filing. Applicants who currently practice and/or reside in another state must have a valid and unrestricted license to practice as a Clinical Laboratory Scientist. At the time of appointment, the successful candidate must have a license to practice as a Clinical Laboratory Scientist issued by the State of California Department of Public Health. The required license must be current and unrestricted ; a provisional, probationary or restricted license will not be accepted. Special Information: Appointees may be required to work any shift including evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays. Available Shift: Any Examination Content: This examination will consist of an evaluation of your training and experience based upon application information weighted at 100%. Candidates must achieve a passing score of 70% or higher to be added to the Eligible Register. Vacancy Information: The resulting eligible register 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 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. 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 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 without advance notice. 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 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 fax them to (323) 869-0942 or 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: 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. 000-00-000, 111-11-111. 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. Department Contact: Eric Sanchez, Exam Analyst 323-914-7042 esanchez3@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
Sep 07, 2018
Temporary
EXAM NUMBER R8258B FIRST DAY OF FILING May 10, 2016 8:00 A.M. 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 REBULLETIN INFORMATION This announcement is a rebulletin to reopen the filing period, revise application and filing informationand update salary information. Persons who have already applied within the last six (6) months need not reapply, but may submit additional information by the last day of filing. The information must include your name, the correct examination title and number. DEFINITION Performs sub-professional duties in a specific occupational field or service area while enrolled as a student in a Masters or Doctorate degree program at an accredited college or university. CLASSIFICATION STANDARDS Positions allocated to this class typically work under general supervision of technical and professional personnel employed in specific occupations and as part-time, temporary employees, perform a variety of skilled tasks, assignments and projects supporting those personnel. Incumbents are expected to gain knowledge, practical work experience and develop skills in the assigned occupational category or service area to enhance their academic training and preparation for full-time professional employment in said occupation or service area. Incumbents assigned to these positions are restricted to no more than 30 hours per week during instructional periods without prior approval from the Department of Human Resources. Essential Job Functions Assists technical and professional staff by: Collecting, tabulating and/or analyzing statistics, conducting research, investigations and special studies in a variety of occupational categories or service areas. Interviewing and consulting with county employees, officials, and interested persons or groups on matters related to work assignments. Preparing reports detailing study findings and developing recommendations. Developing presentations and charts detailing analysis of information and data. Depending on occupational assignment may assist professional staff by: Preparing press and radio releases. Making presentations to large groups and teaching educational classes. Interacting with community based organizations to elicit their participation in departmental programs. Conducting special studies in a variety of occupational fields. Preparing maps, charts, photographs and other graphic presentations to illustrate a function within the department. Performing social services assignments such as supervision and training of juvenile wards of the court. Identifying and cataloging birds, mammals and fossils. Processing writs and judgments; filing legal documents; documenting and entering results of legal actions. Requirements MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Current enrollment in an accredited graduate college or university program leading to a Masters or Doctorate Degree. 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 REQUIREMENT INFORMATION: Applicants MUST attach proof of current enrollment and proof of academic standing to the application at the time of filing (e.g. current Class Schedule, Registration Card showing the applicant has registered for the coming semester/quarter, or official transcripts). Failure to submit the required documents will result in your application being rejected. All required documents must be attached to the application at the time of filing or within 15 days of filing, such as: - Copy of official transcripts -Enrollment verification letter from Registrar's office. Letter must include student's full name and current enrollment status If hired, applicants must continue to be enrolled and attend school in order to maintain status position. In order to receive credit for any college course work, or any type of college degree, such as a Bachelor, Master, or Doctorate degree, you must include a legible copy of the official transcripts or diploma. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS: Experience performing duties that involve collecting and analyzing data and statistics, identifying and cataloging various objects and material, and performing other clerical and customer/public service assignments. Additional Information EXAMINATION CONTENT This examination will consist of an evaluation of training and experience based upon application information and desirable qualifications weighted 100%. Please note, for this examination, there is no written test. Candidates must achieve a passing score of 70% on the examination in order to be placed on the eligible register. 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 this examination will be added to the eligible register and, unless appointed, will appear in the order of their score group for a period of six (6) months following the date of eligibility. Individuals may not apply for this examination more than once every 6 (six) months. VACANCY INFORMATION The eligible register resulting from this examination will be used to fill temporary vacancies at various departments throughout Los Angeles County. AVAILABLE SHIFT: Day APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION INSTRUCTIONS FOR FILING ONLINE: A standard County of Los Angeles Employment Application for this examination must be completed online. Applications will not be accepted by mail, fax, or in person. Applicants must either upload required documents as attachments during application submission or email a copy of the required documents to yfilonova@hr.lacounty.gov within fifteen (15) days of filing online. Please include the exam number and exam title. Apply Online by clicking on the "Apply" tab for this posting. You can also track the status of your application using this web site. 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. 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, description of work performed, and salary earned. If your application is incomplete, it will be rejected. 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 many not have regular access to a computer or the internet, applications can be completed on computers at public libraries through 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. ADA Coordinator Phone: (213) 738-2247 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: Yuliya Filonova Department Contact Phone: (213) 639-6329 Department Contact Email: yfilonova@hr.lacounty.gov Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Aug 08, 2018
Full Time
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS FILING DATES 06/01/2011- until the needs of the service are met and is subject to closure at any time without prior notice. EXAM NUMBER C5922D SPECIAL SALARY INFORMATION Consistent with Section 6.109.130 of the County of Los Angeles Code, persons holding the title of Public Works Laborer (Item 5922), who are engaged on a permanent full-time basis in sewer maintenance duties, shall be compensated at a rate of two salary schedules higher than otherwise noted. TYPE OF RECRUITMENT Departmental PromotionalOpportunity Restricted to permanent employees of the above Department who have successfully completed their initial probationary period. Essential Job Functions A Public Works Laborer is responsible for performing a variety of arduous manual labor tasks such as bending, climbing, stooping, lifting, pushing and pulling heavy objects in the construction, maintenance and/or repair of dams, debris basins, levees, flood control channels, flood control and water conservation facilities, County roads, and sewer systems. These duties may include graffiti and weed abatement, drain cleaning, traffic light repairs, sign cleaning and repairing, general sewer maintenance, tree planting, median improvements, concrete repairs, wheelchair ramp installation and stocking; and drive automotive equipment to work sites, which may include combination truck units with trailers of 6,000 pounds gross vehicle weight or over. Requirements SELECTION REQUIREMENTS Current status as a Public Works Laborer, Temporary in the service of the County of Los Angeles.* LICENSE A valid California Class C Driver License is required to perform job-related essential functions. A valid California Class A or Class B Driver License may be required for some positions in this class. PHYSICAL CLASS Physical Class IV - Arduous: Involves frequent heavy lifting over 25 pounds, often combined with bending, twisting, or working on irregular surfaces; and occasionally requires extraordinary physical activity. SPECIAL REQUIREMENT INFORMATION *To qualify, applicants who presently hold the position of Public Works Laborer, Temporary must have completed at least 120 working days (equivalent to 960 work hours) of satisfactory service with the County of Los Angeles as a Public Works Laborer, Temporary. License Information: All successful applicants for this position will be required to obtain a copy of his/her driving record from the California State Department of Motor Vehicles before being appointed. A copy of your driving record must be presented at the time of your appointment. License must not be suspended, restricted, or revoked. AN APPLICANT WHOSE DRIVING RECORD SHOWS FOUR OR MORE MOVING VIOLAITONS WITHIN THE LAST TWO YEARS WILL NOT BE APPOINTED. The County is required to comply with the Federal regulations which require a pre-employment, post accident, reasonable suspicion, return to work, follow up, and random urine drug and breath alcohol testing of employees who carry commercial driver's licenses and who are assigned to drive County vehicles. Additional Information EXAMINATION CONTENT This examination will consist of an evaluation of education and experience based upon application information weighted 50% and an Appraisal of Pormotability weighted 50%. The Appraisal of Promotability will evaluate knowledge and skills, personal and public relations, productivity, written and oral communication, adaptability, and dependability. 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. ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION The names of the candidates receiving a passing score on the examination will be added to the eligible register and, unless appointed, will appear in the order of their score group for a period of six months following the date of eligibility. NO PERSON MY COMPETE FOR THIS EXAMINATION MORE THAN ONCE EVERY SIX (6) MONTHS. VACANCY INFORMATION The resulting eligible register for this examination will be used to fill vacancies in the Department of Public Works. APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION Fill out your application and Job Specific Questionnaire (if any) completely. Provide any relevant education, training, and experience in the spaces provided so we can evaluate your qualifications for the job. All information is subject to verification. We may reject your application at any time during selection process. We may close this examination without prior notice. File using ONE of the methods below: INSTRUCTIONS FOR FILING ONLINE: We encourage you to apply online by clicking on the link above or below this bulletin that reads, Apply to Job so you can track the status of your application and get notified of your progress by email. We must receive your application and Job Specific Questionnaire (if any) by 5:30 p.m., Pacific Time, on the last day of filing. Note: If you are unable to attach required documents, you may fax them to (626) 979-5440 within five (5) days of filing. Please include exam number and exam title. FILING BY U.S. MAIL OR IN PERSON: We must receive your completed application and Job Specific Questionnaire (if any) at the address below by 5:30 p.m., Pacific Time, on the last day of filing. Department of Public Works Human Resources Division 900 South Fremont Avenue, Lobby Floor Alhambra, CA 91803-1331 Office Hours: Monday through Thursday, ONLY, between 7:00 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Please note this office is closed on Friday. SPECIAL INFORMATION FINGERPRINTING AND SECURITY CLEARANCE Before a final appointment is made to this position, candidates are subject to security clearance which includes fingerprinting. An individual may be withheld from appointment, if he/she has a conviction record incompatible with the essential duties of the position for which he/she has applied. Any false statement or omission of material fact may cause forfeiture of employment rights. Information presented on employment applications, resumes and during the examination process is subject to verification. Disqualifying factors may include but are not limited to: felony convictions, certain job-related misdemeanor convictions, certain serious traffic convictions or patterns of traffic violations (e.g., 4 or more moving violations within the past 2 years, failure to appear, at-fault accidents, and driving under the influence), illegal use of certain controlled substances and/or poor employment history. 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 (i.e. 000-00-0000, 111-11-1111, etc.) will result in an automatic rejection of your application. 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 Department Contact Name: Sandy Nerva Department Contact Phone: (626) 458-2141 Department Contact Email: ynerva@dpw.lacounty.gov ADA Coordinator Phone: (626) 458-2141 Teletype Phone: (626) 282-7829 California Relay Services: (800) 735-2922 Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Aug 08, 2018
Full Time
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES ORIGINAL POSTING DATE: 3/29/2012 Until the needs of the service are met and is subject to closure without prior notice. EXAM NUMBER: Y5474A TYPE OF RECRUITMENT Open Competitive Job Opportunity SPECIAL SALARY INFORMATION: Appointees to this position shall be compensated at the rates established in the Los Angeles County Code Personnel, Salaries & Salary Schedule, Chapter 6.08.415B New Physician Plan D Schedule. DEFINITION: Provides professional medical services in clinics or homes; provides general medical-administrative assistance or consultative services. Essential Job Functions Examines, diagnoses and treats patients in admitting and treatment rooms, clinics, wards and in homes. Performs medical duties in diagnostic and special services. Performs minor surgery and/or surgical procedures in routine and emergency situations. Confers with attending and staff physicians regarding care and treatment of patients, and assists them in examining and treating patients. Writes orders, reviews patient charts and records Assists in epidemiological work and the enforcement of rules relating to communicable disease control. Provides general medical consultation services; secures cooperation and/or permission for treatment from patients and relatives. Determines the necessity for laboratory tests; orders and interprets results. Prescribes needed therapy, reviews the progress of patients and adapts treatment as necessary. Conducts post-mortem examinations and assists in carrying out laboratory studies to discover the main and contributing causes of death. Certifies as to the cause of death. Testifies in court as an expert Medical witness when necessary. Confers with professional personnel in medical and related fields. Assists in the planning and direction of health programs. Conductsresearch, special studies, and surveys and provides technical supervision to a professional or non- professional staff involved in providing direct patient care. Requirements MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: California State Physicians and Surgeons Certificate authorized by the Board of Medical Examiners of the State of California. LICENSE: California State Physicians and Surgeons Certificate* authorized by the Board of Medical Examiners of the State of California. A valid California Class C Driver License or the ability to utilize an alternative method of transportation when needed to carry out job-related essential function. PHYSICAL CLASS: 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. *Applicants MUST include a legible photocopy of their California State Physician and Surgeon's Certificate to the application at the time of filing or fax it to (323) 869-0942 within 15 calendar days of filing online. The required license and/or certificate MUST be current and unrestricted; conditional, provisional, probationary or restricted license and/or certificate will NOT be accepted. Additional Information EXAMINATION CONTENT: This examination will consist of an evaluation of training and experience 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 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 in this examination more than once every six (6)months. VACANCY INFORMATION: The resulting eligible register 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. APPLICATION 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 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 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 fax them to (323) 869-0942 ore-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: All applications 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 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. DEPARTMENT CONTACT MeriSnkhchyan, Exam Analyst (323) 914-8023 msnkhchyan@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
Aug 08, 2018
Full Time
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES FILING DATES: 04/9/17 at 8:00 a.m., PST - Until the needs of the service are met and is subject to closure without notice EXAM NUMBER: Y4976X TYPE OF RECRUITMENT Open Competitive Job Opportunity DEFINITION: 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. Essential Job Functions Responds to telephone inquiries regarding laboratory test results and routes technical inquires to higher level personnel. Maintains laboratory supplies and equipment by cleaning stain set-ups and filters; refresh or replace solutions according to department policies and procedures. Provides technical direction to a group of lower-level laboratory positions by assigningand reviewing their work to ensure efficient unit operation, and informs supervisor of their performance. Trains personnel in the performance of lower-level laboratory work, and resolves scheduling, work assignment, technical and operational problems within established guidelines. Requirements SELECTION REQUIREMENTS: OPTION I: Six (6)months' experience in laboratory work in a public health, medical or biological laboratory. OPTION II: *Completion of an accredited college level course in a laboratory science such as general Chemistry or Bacteriology. 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 qualify under Option II of the Selection Requirements, you must include a legible copy of your official transcripts to verify proof of completion of the required courses with your application at the time of filing or within fifteen (15) calendar days from filing online. Applications receivedwithout evidence of the required course will be rejected for not meeting the requirements. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS: A Bachelor's Degree* or higher from an accredited college or university in Clinical Laboratory Science, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Biology, or Chemistry. *In order to receivecredit for the Bachelor Degree in the Desirable Qualifications, you must include a legible copy of the official diploma or official transcripts from the accreditation institutionwhich shows the area of specialization with your application at the time of filing or fax 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, experience, and desirable qualifications based upon your 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 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 in this examination more than once every six (6) months. Special Information: Appointees may be required to work any shift including evenings, nights, weekends and holidays. 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. 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 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 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 required documents, you must fax them to (323) 869-0942 or e-mail the documents to the exam analyst, within 15 calendar days of filing online. Please include the exam number and 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: Eric Sanchez, Exam Analyst 323-914-7042 esanchez3@dhs.lacounty.gov ADA Coordinator Phone: (323) 914-7111 California Relay Services Phone: 800-735-2922 Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Aug 08, 2018
Full Time
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES ORIGINAL POSTING DATE: 3/12/2011 Until the needs of the service are met and is subject to closure without prior notice. EXAM NUMBER: Y5471F TYPE OF RECRUITMENT Open Competitive Job Opportunity REBULLETIN INFORMATION: THIS ANNOUNCEMENT IS A REBULLETIN TO UPDATE THE SALARY INFORMATION. PERSONS WHO HAVE APPLIED WITHIN THE LAST 12 MONTHS NEED NOT REAPPLY, BUT MAY SUBMIT ADDITIONAL INFORMATION IF THEY WISH. THE INFORMATION MUST CONTAIN THE CORRECT EXAM NUMBER AND NAME. HOURLY PAY RATE UPDATE INFORMATION: The hourly rate change applies to both new hires and to existing employees. DEFINITION: Positions allocable to this class provide specialized consultative services on a per visit basis. Essential Job Functions Performs medical services in a specialized field. Provides specialized consultation to other physicians and related professional personnel. Requirements SELECTION REQUIREMENTS: Completion of a residency approved by an American Specialty Board in one or more specialties* or equivalent training.** *Residencies may include: Preventive Medicine Internal Medicine Pediatrics Dermatology Family Practice Neurology Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Psychiatry Emergency Medicine Neurosurgery Thoracic Surgery OB-GYN Pathology General Surgery ENT Urology Ophthalmology Radiology Anesthesiology Orthopedics Plastic Surgery Nuclear Medicine LICENSE: California State Physician and Surgeon's Certificate authorized by the Board of Medical Examiners of the State of California. A valid California Class C Driver License or the ability to utilize an alternative method of transportation when needed to carry out job-related essential functions. PHYSICAL CLASS II: Light: Light physical effort which may include occasional light lifting to a 10 pound limit, and some bending, stooping or squatting. Considerable walking may be involved. SPECIAL REQUIREMENT INFORMATION: **Equivalent training is defined as that training which the appropriate American Certifying Board formally recognizes in writing as being equivalent. Equivalent training for appointments to the specialty of Emergency Medicine will be that training and/or experience approved by the Director of Health Services. Information pertaining to the completion of residency program Applicants who will successfully complete their medical residency program approved by an American Specialty Board within 6 (six) months of filing may compete in this examination; however, the names of such candidates will be withheld from the certification list pending receipt of certification for completion of the required residency program. Applicants who have completed a residency training program approved by the American Specialty Board MUST attach a legible copy of their certificate of completion to the application at the time of filing or fax it to (323) 869-0942 within 15 calendar days from filing online. Information pertaining to the required California State Physician and Surgeon's Certificate. Applicants who have the required California State Physician and Surgeon's Certificate authorized by the Board of Medical Examiners of the State of California must attach a legible copy of their certificate to the application at the time of filing or fax it to (323) 869-0942 within 15 calendar days from filing online. The required license and/or certificate MUST be current and unrestricted; conditional, provisional, probationary or restricted licenses and/or certificates will NOT be accepted. Applicants who do not possess a California State Physician and Surgeon's Certificate at the time of filing may compete in this examination; however, the names of such candidates will be withheld from the certification list pending receipt of the requiredCalifornia State Physician and Surgeon's Certificate authorized by the Board of Medical Examiners of the State of California. Additional Information EXAMINATION CONTENT: This examination will consist of an evaluation of training and experience based upon application information weighed 100%. Candidates must achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on 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 placed on 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 in this examination more than once every six (6) months. VACANCY INFORMATION: The resulting eligible register 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. APPLICATION 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 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, 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 fax them to (323) 869-0942 or 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: All applications 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 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. DEPARTMENT CONTACT Meri Snkhchyan, Exam Analyst (323) 914-8023 msnkhchyan@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
Feb 12, 2019
Full Time
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH TRANSFER OPPORTUNITY ANNOUNCEMENT TRPH5230-29 VACANCY INFORMATION 11833 S. Wilminton Ave Los Angeles, CA 90059 Essential Job Functions The District Public Health Nurse (DPHN) for SPA 6 is a field nurse that: Collects comprehensive data pertinent to the health status of the residents and analyzes the data to determine the population diagnoses and priorities. Identifies expected outcomes and plan that reflects best practices by identifying strategies, actions, plans and alternatives to attain expected outcomes for the residents of SPA 6. Participates in required training and exercises. Agrees to being recalled to report to duty during scheduled time off due to emergency needs of the community and accepts emergency assignments and work schedules. Requirements Must currently be a permanent Los Angeles County employee who holds the payroll item of Public Health Nurse. LICENSE : Current, active license to practice as a Registered Nurse issued by the California Board of Registered Nursing. A State Public Health Nurse certificate. California Class C Driver's License. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS : Strong Interpersonal Skills. Self-Motivated and Flexible. Computer Literate. Hospital Experience Preferred. Interested candidates please submit: A cover letter describing interest and qualifications Resume Last 2 years of Performance Evaluations Last 2 years of attendance records, RN License and PHN Certificate Please submit to: Yolanda Shaw Phone: (323) 568-8706 Fax: (323) 249-1565 E-mail: yshaw@ph.lacounty.gov ONLY THE MOST QUALIFIED APPLICANTS WILL BE CONTACTED FOR AN INTERVIEW This is not an official bulletin. Interviewing is open until the position is filled. Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Jan 15, 2019
Full Time
COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES PROBATION DEPARTMENT TRANSFER OPPORTUNITY JOB NUMBER# TRPB1849-03 TYPE OF RECRUITMENT LATERAL TRANSFER (NON-COUNTY EMPLOYEES ARE NOT ELIGIBLE TO APPLY) The Probation Department's Human Resources Division, is seeking a well-qualified individual to fill the position of Senior Departmental Personnel Technician within the Operations Unit at the Probation Department Headquarters. Permanent County of Los Angeles employees who have passed their initial probationary period and are currently holding the payroll title of Senior Departmental Personnel Technician are invited to submit their resume, copies of their last two (2) performance evaluations, and time history report (prime variance only) for the last two (2) years to: Christina Rojas Human Resources Division Examination and Recruitment Unit 9150 East Imperial Highway Downey, CA 90242 Phone: 562-940-3798 Please email documents to: Christina.Rojas@probation.lacounty.gov with the subject line "Senior Departmental Personnel Technician-Operations" All submitted documents will be evaluated and only the most qualified candidates will be scheduled for an interview. Successful candidates must complete a background check which includes a review of their official personnel folder and reference checks. Essential Job Functions Acts as a first line supervisor responsible for the assignment of and first level review and approval of all processing related work assigned to and completed by a team of human resource analyst line staff. Reviews processing requests and assigns work to staff which includes the completion of all new hire, promotional, transfers, bonus, special pay and all other related personnel transaction hiring documentation for subsequent entry into the eHR system. Performs first line supervisory duties including assigning work and work schedules, providing initial training, monitoring of punctuality and attendance, documenting work performance and writing performance evaluations, acting as a resource to line staff, and performing first level review and approval of all transactions in eHR. Maintains and updates on a daily basis detailed computerized assignment logs for all processing transactions. Enters information including type of transaction, analyst assigned, completion, and approval date for each assignment. Utilizes assignment log to maintain historical documentation of all transactions as a tool to identify errors and areas for improvement, use in evaluation of employee performance, as well as, a method or providing information to management and/or executive staff regarding various personnel transactions. Reviews documentation to ensure criteria is met for various special pay and bonus requests prior to assigning to staff. Verifies appropriate documentation is attached, the request form is complete and accurate and in compliance with the related Memorandum of Understandings, County Code Title 6 sections or other requirements and the required approvals are indicated on the form. Utilizes and trains employees on how to use various software programs to access current and historical personnel related hiring information. Provides and/or supervises initial training on these systems and ensures processing staff understands, accesses, and utilizes systems and information appropriately and in a confidential manner. Trains staff on the use of various human resource reference guides including the Los Angeles County Code Civil Services Rules, Title 6, Departmental Ordinances, Memorandum of Understandings, Interpretive Manual, eHR Desk Procedures and all other related processing resources. Works with supervisor to identify need to implement one-time or on-going audits of processing functions. Supervises staff conducting research in processing systems, personnel jackets, and other documentation for audit purposes, reviews information researched, and discusses with supervisor and manager. Makes suggestions or recommendations to correct or address issues based on information reviewed. Assists with special processing assignments. Requirements DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS: One year of supervisory experience in a Human Resources Office, Central Processing Unit One year of processing transactions in eHR such as new hires, transfers, demotions, etc. Strong analytical, organizational, interpersonal skills; experience assigning work, and evaluating performance, and preparing written reports of findings and recommendation Excellent written and verbal communication skills Demonstrated ability to work independently with minimal supervision, and abilities in analyzing, organizing and prioritizing multiple assignments in a fast-paced environment Demonstrated knowledge of Civil Service Rules, DHR Policies, Procedures and Guidelines, and principals and practices of personnel administration Strong understanding of, and experience with personal computers and related software; proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and eHR Excellent customer service skills and the ability to effectively interface with all levels of customers in a professional demeanor Ability to handle multiple priorities and meet deadlines Additional Information This vacancy is located at: Probation Department Headquarters 9150 E. Imperial Hwy. Downey, CA 90242 Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Jan 12, 2019
Full Time
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES FILING DATES: 6/6/16 - Until the needs of the service are met and is subject to closure without prior notice. EXAM NUMBER: 4803-01 TYPE OF RECRUITMENT: Transfer Opportunity VACANCY INFORMATION: Department of Health Services, Harbor UCLA Medical Center Essential Job Functions This person will implement a nutrition program by identifying the nutrition need of individuals at risk or a population segment, defining the problems which may be prevented or corrected with proper nutrition or Medical Nutrition Therapy, especially for mothers and children who are high risk or diagnosed with chronic disease or special needs. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATION : Master's of Science in Nutrition and Dietetics. Requirements The position is open to all County of Los Angeles employees who currently hold the payroll title of Nutritionist II. APPLICATIONS MUST BE FILED ONLINE ONLY: Those interested in this Transfer Opportunity are invited to submit an online application, cover letter with your employee number, resume, copies of their last two performance evaluations and a copy of their time history report (Prime Variance only) for the last 24 months. All materials submitted will be evaluated. Only the most qualified candidates will be contacted by the hiring manager for an interview. Employment is contingent upon passing a background check and review of personnel records. If you are unable to attach the required documents online, you may fax or email your information to: DEPARTMENT CONTACT: Sylvia Jaimez, Exam Analyst Office No.: (323) 869-7041 Fax No.: (323) 869-0942 sjaimez@dhs.lacounty.gov Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Sep 09, 2018
Full Time
FIRST DAY OF FILING FEBRUARY 02, 2018 at 8:00 A.M. (PST) THE FILING PERIOD MAY BE SUSPENDED AT ANY TIME WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE. THIS EXAMINATION MAY REOPEN AS THE NEEDS OF THE SERVICE REQUIRE. EXAM NUMBER J1552D TYPE OF RECRUITMENT DEPARTMENTAL PROMOTIONAL JOB OPPORTUNITY Restricted to permanent employees of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department who have successfully completed their initial probationary period. NO OUT-OF-CLASS EXPERIENCE ORVERIFICATION OF EXPERIENCE LETTERS WILL BE ACCEPTED. WITHHOLD INFORMATION Permanent employees who have completed their initial probationary period and hold a qualifyingpayroll title may file for this examination if they are within six months of meeting the experience requirements by the last day of filing. However, the names of such employees will be WITHHELD from the certification list until the required experience is fully met. Current employees in the unclassified service who meet the following criteria also qualify to participate in this exam: Unclassified employees who have attained permanent County status on a classified position by successful completion of the initial probationary period, with no break in service since leaving the classified service. OR Full-time employees in the unclassified service with at least six months of full-time experience in the unclassified service by the last day of filing. DEFINITION Performs the full range of technical activities relating to fingerprinting and fingerprint classification work. CLASSIFICATION STANDARDS Positions allocable to this class are responsible for searching, registering, digital verification oftenprints, manual classification, coding and maintaining of fingerprint records. Essential Job Functions Makes identification from fingerprint cards including those from Los Angeles County arrestees, probationers, applicants for concealed weapons permits, business licenses and employees of the Sheriff's Department. Searches local, state and federal computerized systems, manual andmicrographicrecords to verify fingerprints with any previous files of arrestees and applicants. Provides and obtains facsimile information on single or multiple fingerprints of individuals from other law enforcement agencies; searches and establishes possible matches or eliminates subjects; confirms matches by visual inspection and analysis of fingerprints. Analyzes patterns, blocks patterns, and sets or corrects core and axis on fingerprints using fingerprint readers, fingerprint input monitors, fingerprint image printers, and fingerprint scanners according to established AutomatedFingerprint Identification System procedures. Codes fingerprint cards using either the Henry Classification System or the Numerically Coded Fingerprint System. Operates high resolution machines to receive and send fingerprint cards and latent tracings. Performs emergent and controlled shutdown procedures of the Automated Fingerprint Identification System. Appears in court to identify fingerprints used as evidence and givestestimony regarding authenticity and admissibility as evidence. Requirements SELECTION REQUIREMENTS Option I: One year of experience as an Automated Fingerprint Identification System Technician I in the service of the County of Los Angeles.* Option II: Two years ofexperience in classifying and identifying fingerprints according to established Automated Fingerprint Identification System procedures. PHYSICAL CLASS Physical Class II - Light: Light physical effort which may include occasional light lifting to a 10 pound limit, and some bending, stooping or squatting. Considerable walking may be involved. 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 *To qualify, applicants must have County status in this class as evidenced by holding such payroll title. NO OUT-OF-CLASS EXPERIENCE WILL BE ACCEPTED. **In order to receive credit for any college course work, you MUST attacha legible copy of the official transcripts, or official letter from the accredited institution which shows the area of specialization with y our applicationat the time of filing,or within 15 calendar days from the date of filing the application. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS Credit will be given to applicants, who possess DESIRABLE qualifications and indicate so on their employment application at the time of filing. Coursesin Fingerprint and Interpretation or Fingerprint Classificationfrom an accredited college.** Additional Information EXAMINATION CONTENT This examination will consist of two (2) parts: PART I This examination will consist of an evaluation of education, training and experience based on application information and desirable qualifications weighted 60%. PART II An Appraisal ofPromotabilityevaluating work knowledge and skills, customer service, attention to detail, multitasking/time managementand oral communication skills weighted 40%. 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. Notice of non-acceptance and final result letters will be mailed via USPS. Test scores cannot be given over the phone. ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION The names of candidates receiving a passing grade in the examination will be placed on the eligible register in the order of their score group for a period of six (6) months from the date of promulgation. Nopersons may compete for this examination more than onceevery six (6) months. VACANCY INFORMATION The eligible register resulting from this examinationwill be used to fill vacancies within the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, Technology and Support Division, Data SystemsBureau. AVAILABLE SHIFT Any Shift APPOINTEES MUST BE WILLING TO WORK ANY SHIFT, INCLUDING EVENINGS, NIGHTS, WEEKENDS, AND HOLIDAYS. APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION APPLICATIONS MUST BE FILED ONLINE ONLY. APPLICATIONS SUBMITTED BY U.S. MAIL, FAX, OR IN PERSON WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. All applicants are required to submit a Standard County of Los Angeles Employment application and supplemental questionnaire ONLINE only. Resumes cannot be accepted in lieu of applications, although resumes and supporting documents may be uploaded as attachments to the online application. Fill out your application and supplemental questionnaire completely. Provide any relevant education, training, and experience in the spaces provided so we can evaluate your qualifications for the job. All information is subject to verification and applications may be rejected at any time during the selection process. The acceptance of your application depends on whether you have clearly shown that you meet the SELECTION REQUIREMENTS and you have completely filled out your application. Apply onlineby clicking the green "Apply" button locatedat the top right of this posting. You can also track the status of your application using this website. Your application and supplemental questionnaire must be submitted electronically by 5:00 p.m., PST, on the last day of filing. IMPORTANT NOTES: Please note that All information included in the application materials is subject to VERIFICATION at any point during the examination and hiring process, including after an appointment has been made. FALSIFICATION of any information may result in DISQUALIFICATION or RESCISSION OF APPOINTMENT . Utilizing VERBIAGE from Class Specification and 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 . NOTE: Candidates who apply online must upload any required documents as attachments during application submission. If you are unable to attach required documents, you may fax the documents to (323) 415-2580 at the time of filing or within 15 calendar days from the date of filing the application.Please include your Name, the Exam Number, and the Exam Title on the faxed documents. SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER: Please include your Social Security Number for record control purposes. Federal Law requires that all employed persons have a Social Security Number. 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 OF USER ID AND PASSWORD : All applicants must file their application online using their OWN user ID and password. Using a family member or friend's user ID and password may erase a candidate's original application record. California Relay Services Phone: (800) 735-2922 ADA Coordinator Phone: (213) 229-1621 Teletype Phone: (213) 626-0251 Department Contact Name: Professional Examinations Unit Department Contact Phone: (323) 526-5611 Department Contact Email: sheriffexamsunit@lasd.org Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Aug 08, 2018
Full Time
FIRST DAY OF FILING: MARCH 22, 2018 at 8:00 A.M. (PST) THE FILING PERIOD MAY BE SUSPENDED AT ANY TIME WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE. THIS EXAMINATION MAY REOPEN AS THE NEEDS OF THE SERVICE REQUIRE. EXAM NUMBER J1133H TYPE OF RECRUITMENT DEPARTMENTAL PROMOTIONAL OPPORTUNITY RESTRICTED TO PERMANENT EMPLOYEES OF THE LOS ANGELES COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT WHO HAVE SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED THEIR INITIAL PROBATIONARY PERIOD WITH LOS ANGELES COUNTY AND MEET THE QUALIFYING REQUIREMENTS. NO OUT- OF- CLASS EXPERIENCE OR VERIFICATION OF EXPERIENCE LETTERS WILL BE ACCEPTED. Current employees in the unclassified service who meet the following criteria also qualify to participate in this exam: Unclassified employees who have attained permanent County status on a classified position by successful completion of the initial probationary period, with no break in service since leaving the classified service. OR Full-time employees in the unclassified service with at least six months of full-time experience in the unclassified service by the last day of filing. WITHHOLD INFORMATION Permanent employees who have completed their initial probationary period and hold a qualifying payroll title may file for this examination if they are within six months of meeting the experience requirements by the last day of filing. However, the names of such employees will be WITHHELD from the certification list until the required experience is fully met. DEFINITION Performs the full range of specialized police clerical functions in a Sheriff station or specialunit of assignment. CLASSIFICATION STANDARDS Positions allocable to this paired, journey-level class are typically assigned to Sheriff stations and are responsible for performing all clerical and computerized data system support services necessary for the operation of a station. Incumbents receive administrative and technical supervision from a Supervising Sheriff Station Clerk. Positions in this class are characterized by the exercise of independent judgment and initiative in the selection and application of a wide variety of procedures to accomplish work objectives, with only occasional review of work methods or results. Duties performed require a thorough knowledge of the requirements for processing police reports and related legal documents, of police records systems, of computerized criminal justice information systems, and of the techniques, guidelines, policies, and procedures associated with the inmate booking process including bail hierarchy and warrant abstracts. Incumbents are required to work flexible shift hours including nights, weekends, and holidays. Some positions within this classification may be assigned to a special unit of assignment such as Homicide Bureau or Narcotics Bureau. Essential Job Functions Processes a variety of police reports; reviews reports for complete and accurate information and resolves errors or obtains missing information from responsible Deputy Sheriff; researches and compiles necessary background information on persons or property named in report such as arrests and driver's records, wants or outstanding warrants, stolen or recovered property, etc., for use in further investigations; indexes and/or scans reports in station files and appropriate computerized law enforcement data systems . Prepares and assembles court documents to be filed in accordance with strict legal deadlines for arraignment hearings of arrested persons ensuring that all required documents and information are complete and accurate as to form and in compliance with court and legal requirements. Enters and retrieves on-line confidential law enforcement information, and sends messages over local, State and national computerized law enforcement data systems; ensures information is complete and accurate, selects appropriate information and system to use,and codes or decodes information , and composes messages in accordance with rules and regulations governing each data system. Processes traffic citations and vehicular traffic incident reports; sorts traffic citations to appropriate courts; reviews each citation for correct reporting district code, Vehicle Code section, issue date, court date and time; obtains driver's license and driving record history from Department of Motor Vehicles via computer terminal; prepares transmittal log sheet for each court; prepares monthly court schedules; logs all traffic incidents and maintains traffic related files and records; notifies persons cited and courts when citation has been corrected or amended; prepares various periodic statistical reports on traffic incidents and special traffic services. Maintains confidential and semi-confidentialalphabetic, numeric, and subject matter crime and criminal records and files; cross indexes files and/or documents; prepares case files ensuring all available and necessary documents and information are included; periodically purges files; performs exhaustive file searches for information not readily available. Types memoranda, letters, police reports, and other documents from brief general instructions. Screens and routes telephone calls; furnishes information to the public and authorized law enforcement personnel over the telephone or at a counter in accordance with established departmental policies and procedures regarding release of confidential and non-confidential information. Requirements SELECTION REQUIREMENTS One year of experience as a Sheriff Station Clerk I* in the service ofthe County of Los Angelesperforming specialized police clerical functions, including the operation of a computer terminal to enter and retrieve on-line data from a network of computerized criminal law enforcement data systems, at a Los Angeles County Sheriff Station. TYPEWRITING SKILL Ability to type at the rate of 30 net words per minute. 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 effortwhichmay include occasional light lifting to a 10 pound limit, and some bending, stooping or squatting. Considerablewalking may be involved. SPECIAL REQUIREMENT INFORMATION * To qualify, applicants must have County status in this class, as evidenced by holding such payroll title. NO OUT-OF CLASS EXPERIENCE WILL BE ACCEPTED. **In order to receive credit for any college course work, or any type of college degree, you must include a legible copy of the official degree, official transcripts, or official letter from the accredited institution which shows the area of specialization or official certificates with your application at the time of filing or within 15 calendar days from the date of filing the application . DESIRABLEQUALIFICATIONS Credit will be given to applicants who possess DESIRABLE qualifications and indicate so on their employment applicationat the time of filing. Courses in typewriting, word processing, office machines, office procedures or a related course from an accredited college, business or trade school.** Additional Information EXAMINATION CONTENT This examination will consist oftwo (2) parts: Part I An evaluation of education and experience based on application information and desirable qualifications weighted 60%. PartII An Appraisal of Promotabilityevaluating customer service, attention to detail, computer skills, time management, work knowledge and skills, and oral communication skills,weighted 40%. 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. ELIGIBILTY INFORMATION The names of candidates receiving a passing grade in the examination will be placed on the eligible register in the order of their score group for a period ofsix (6) months following the date of promulgation.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 everysix (6) months. VACANCY INFORMATION The resulting eligible register for this examination will be used to fill vacancies located at various Sheriff's stations within the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department. AVAILABLE SHIFT: Any shift APPOINTEES MUST BE WILLING TO WORK ANY SHIFT, INCLUDING EVENINGS, NIGHTS, WEEKENDS, AND HOLIDAYS. APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION APPLICATIONS MUST BE FILED ONLINE ONLY - APPLICATIONS SUBMITTED BY U.S. MAIL, FAX, OR IN PERSON WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. All applicants are required to submit a Standard County of Los Angeles Employment application ONLINE only. Resumes cannot be accepted in lieu of applications, although resumes and supporting documents may be uploaded as attachments to the online application. Fill out your application completely. Provide any relevant education, training, and experience in the spaces provided so we can evaluate your qualifications for the job. All information is subject to verification and applications may be rejected at any time during the selection process. The acceptance of your application depends on whether you have clearly shown that you meet the SELECTION REQUIREMENTS and you have completely filled out your application. Apply online by clicking on the green "Apply" button at the top right of this posting. You can also track the status of your application using this website. Your application and supplemental questionnaire must be submitted electronically by 5:00 p.m., PST, on the last day of filing. IMPORTANT NOTES Please note that ALL information included in the application materials is subject to VERIFICATION at any point during the examination and hiring process, including after an appointment has been made. FALSIFICATION of any information may result in DISQUALIFICATION or RESCISSION OF APPOINTMENT . Utilizing VERBIAGE from Class Specification and Minimum Requirements serving as your description of duties WILL NOT be sufficient to demonstrate that you meet the requirements. Doing so may result in an INCOMPLETE APPLICATION and you may be DISQUALIFIED . NOTE: Candidates who apply online must upload any required documents as attachments during application submission. If you are unable to attach required documents, you may fax the documents to (323) 415-2580 at the time of filing, or within 15 calendar days from date of filing. Please include your Name, the Exam Number, and the Exam Title on the faxed documents. SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER: Please include your Social Security Number for record control purposes. Federal Law requires that all employed persons have a Social Security Number. 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 theirOWN user ID and password. Using a family member or friend's user ID and password may erase a candidate's original application record. California Relay Services Phone: (800) 735-2922 ADA Coordinator Phone: (213) 229-1621 TeletypePhone: (213) 626-0251 Department Contact Name: Professional Examinations Unit Department Contact Phone: (323) 526-5611 Department Contact Email: sheriffexamsunit@lasd.org Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Aug 08, 2018
Full Time
DEPARTMENT OF ANIMAL CARE AND CONTROL EXAM NUMBER O2986C TYPE OF RECRUITMENT OPEN COMPETITIVE JOB OPPORTUNITY FILING TYPE OPEN CONTINUOUS DEFINITION Provides paramedical treatment to animals in Los Angeles County animal care center/shelter facilities. Positions allocable to this class are characterized by their responsibility for independently providing paramedical treatment to animals, providing more complex medical treatment under the direction of a licensed veterinarian, and assisting in the maintenance of animal health care programs within County animal care center/shelter facilities. Incumbents must exercise a knowledge of animal behavior and anatomy, techniques of administrating medications and treatments to animals, general surgical procedures and equipment used in animal health clinics, inventorying and maintaining pharmaceutical supplies and equipment and principles of disease control. They must also have the ability to handle and care for animals in a humane manner. Essential Job Functions Conducts physical examinations to determine the nature of illness, injury, and abnormality. Administers medications and immunizations orally and by intramuscular, intravenous, and subcutaneous injections, as prescribed by a veterinarian. Takes and records temperature, pulse, and respiration. Assists veterinarians in surgery, assuring that monitoring and support equipment such as cardiac monitors, scopes, and breathing apparatus are operable. Renders emergency treatment to animals; determines need to send animal for private veterinarian assistance in the absence of the animal care center/shelter veterinarian. Maintains inventory of all pharmaceutical, equipment, and supplies. Maintains records of all animal treatment or disease investigations. Assists departmental personnel in investigation and retrieval of animals in the field by anesthetizing or euthanizing animals when necessary. Assists public health veterinary unit staff in zoonosis activities including decapitation of rabies suspect animals for brain tissue testing. Provide limited technical direction to animal control personnel an animal health matters. Maintains effective relations with other County Departments, outside Agencies, and the public. Scans for and applies microchip and other special identification media. Requirements MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: No training or experience required. LICENSE: A valid Registered Veterinary Technician Certificate issued by the California State Board of Examiners in Veterinary Medicine. The requires license MUST be current and unrestricted; conditional, provisional, probationary or restricted license will not be accepted. 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: 3 - Moderate: Includes standing or walking most of the time, with bending, stooping, squatting, twisting, and reaching; includes working on irregular surfaces, occasionally lifting objects weights over 25 pounds, and frequent lifting of 10-25 pounds. Additional Information SPECIAL REQUIREMENT INFORMATION: A copy of the Registered Veterinary Technician Certificate must be submitted at the time of filing. In order to receive credit for an Associate's degree in Animal Science or higher, you mustupload a legible copy of your official transcript or degree from the accredited institutions with your application at the time of filing. Accreditation: Accredited institutions are those listed in the publications of regional, national or international accrediting agencies which are accepted by the Department of Human Resources. Publications such as American Universities and Colleges and International Handbook of Universities are acceptable references. Also acceptable, if appropriate, are degrees that have been evaluated and deemed to be equivalent to degrees from United States accredited institutions by an academic credential evaluation agency recognized by The National Association of Credential Evaluation Services or The Association of International Credential Evaluators, Inc . (AICE). EXAMINATION CONTENT: This examination will consist of an evaluation of education and experience based on application information weighted at 100%. Candidates must achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on the examination in order to be placed on the eligible register. SPECIAL INFORMATION: Appointees may be required to work any shift including evenings, nights, weekends and holidays; This position required lifting of heavy objects. Physical fitness for this position will be determined in the medical examination. Successful candidates are subject to a criminal history fingerprint search, prior to final appointment. DISQUALIFYING FACTORS INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO: Felony convictions. Certain job-related misdemeanor convictions. Certain serious traffic convictions or patterns of traffic violations; suspended license; failure to appear; driving under the influence. Illegal use of a controlled substance. VACANCY INFORMATION: The eligible register from this examination will be used to fill vacancies within the Department of Animal Care and Control. ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION: The names of candidates receiving a passing grade on their examination will be added to the Eligible Register and unless appointed, will appear in order of their score group for a period of at least six (6) months following the date of eligibility. No person may compete in this examination more than every six (6) months. APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION: Applicants are required to submit a standard Los Angeles County Employment Application ONLINE only to be considered for this examination. Paper applications and/or resumes cannot be accepted in lieu of online applications, although resumes may be uploaded as attachments to online applications. This examination will remain open until the needs of the services are met and is subject to closure without prior notice. Application filing may be suspended at any time without advance notice. We may reject your application at any time during the selection process. Applications will not be accepted by mail, fax, or in person. The acceptance of your application depends on whether you clearly show that you meet the MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS . Please fill out the application completely and correctly so that you will receive full credit for related education and/or experience. In the space provided for education, include the names and addresses of schools attended, titles of courses completed, and dates completed. For each job held give the name and address of your employer, your job title, beginning and ending dates, the number of hours worked per week, description of work performed, your role, level of involvement, independence, size of organization, complexity, and level of accountability surrounding your experience, and salary earned. FAILURE TO PROVIDE THE COMPLETE INFORMATION MAY IMPACT ASSESSMENT OF YOUR QUALIFICATIONS AND ACCEPTANCE INTO THE EXAMINATION PROCESS. ALL APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AND SUBMIT THEIR APPLICATIONS ONLINE (via electronic submission) BY 5:00 PM (PST) on the last day of filing. APPLICANTS WHO SUBMITTED THEIR APPLICATIONS AFTER THE FILING PERIOD WILL BE REJECTED AND WILL NOT BE ABLE TO COMPETE IN THE EXAMINATION PROCESS. TO APPLY ONLINE, CLICK THE LINK THAT READS " APPLY TO JOB " ONLINE SO YOU CAN TRACK THE STATUS OF YOUR APPLICATION ON-LINE. APPLICANTS MAY UPLOAD REQUIRED OR ADDITIONAL DOCUMENTS (i.e. official transcripts, diploma, etc.) AS ATTACHMENT(S) AT THE TIME OF FILING OR ANY TIME DURING THE EXAMINATION PROCESS. Note: if you are unable to attach the required documents, you mayfax them to (562) 422-3187 within 15 calendar days of filing online. Please include your name, the exam number, and exam title. All applicants MUST enter a valid social security number at the time of filing. Entering anything other than a valid social security (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 or friend's user ID and password may erase a candidate's original application record. All information supplied by applicants is subject to verification. Applications may be rejected at any stage during the selection process. REBULLETIN INFORMATION THIS ANNOUNCEMENT IS A REBULLETIN TO REVISE THELICENSE REQUIRED INFORMATION, CERTIFICATE REQUIRED INFORMATION, SPECIAL REQUIREMENT INFORMATION, ACCREDITATION INFORMATION,APPLICATION AND FILINGINFORMATION. PERSONS WHO HAVE APPLIED WITHIN THE LASTSIX MONTHS NEED NOT REAPPLY, BUT MAY SUBMIT ADDITIONAL INFORMATION IF THEY WISH. THE INFORMATION MUST INCLUDE THE CORRECT EXAMINATION TITLE AND EXAMINATION NUMBER. COUNTY OF LOS ANGELESINFORMATION: View details regarding Los Angeles County Employment Information by clicking on this link COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES EMPLOYMENT INFORMATION. An Equal Opportunity Employer. Department Contact Name: Sandra Perez Department Contact Phone: (562) 256-7102 Department Contact Email: SPerez@animalcare.lacounty.gov ADA Coordinator Phone: (562) 256-7101 California Relay Services Phone: (800) 732-2922 Teletype Phone: (800) 899-4099 Alternate TTY Phone : (800) 897-0077 Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Aug 08, 2018
Variable Shift
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES FILING DATES: 10/03/2017 8:00 A.M. Until the needs of the service are met and is subject to closure without prior notice. EXAM NUMBER: Y5473B TYPE OF RECRUITMENT Open Competitive Job Opportunity DEFINITION: Incumbents in these positions are physicians assigned to a County Physician Registry and licensed to render professional medical services in a correctional setting on an hourly as needed basis. SPECIAL REQUIREMENT INFORMATION: Due to the Manpower shortage recruitment, incumbents and appointees in the medical specialty of Emergency Medicine shall be compensated at step 20 placement. The Manpower Shortage Range is applied to the new base salary established in the Los Angeles County Code Personnel, Salaries & Salary Schedules, and Chapter 6.10.050 for Emergency Medicine through June 30, 2018. COMPLETING YOUR APPLICATION To apply, click on Apply below: Required Documents: Curriculum Vitae Statement of Career Goals Legible copy of certificate of completion of residency training program approved by the American Specialty Board. Legible copy of California State Physician and Surgeon's Certificate authorized by the Board of Medical Examiners of the State of California. Before submission of your information, it is necessary to ensure that all information is complete and includes all required documents as directed on the job posting in order for your information to be reviewed and processed in a timely manner. If you have any questions, you may contact Sylvia Jaimez, Exam Analyst at (323) 869-7041. Essential Job Functions Performs medical work in ambulatory and in-patient environments, including primary, specialty and surgical fields. Prescribes drugs and/or therapy, monitors patients' progress, records observations and changes, and adjusts treatments as required. Consults with staff physicians and paramedical personnel regarding care of patients and/or medical and diagnostic work performed. Provides consultation to other medical services, including specialists in other fields. Maintains needed varied hours on a rotated schedule with other physicians to ensure that there is always a physician available, as needed. Confers with medical and professional personnel in such related fields as toxicology in order to discover the main and contributing causes of death. Conducts more difficult post mortem examinations. Testifies in court as an expert witness, as needed. Requirements SELECTION REQUIREMENTS: Completion of a residency program approved by an American Specialty Board in one or more designated specialties* or equivalent training**, Curriculum Vitae (CV) and Statement of Career Goals***. LICENSE: California State Physician and Surgeon's Certificate authorized by the Board of Medical Examiners of the State of California. Board Certification issued by the American Board of Medical Specialties - OR - American Board of Medical Specialties Board Eligible. 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 waling 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. INFORMATION PERTAINING TO THE COMPLETION OF RESIDENCY PROGRAM *Applicants who will successfully complete their medical residency program approved by an American Specialty Board within six (6) months of filing may compete in this examination. However, their names will be withheld from the certification list. Applicants MUST submit a copy of their recommendation letter from the Residency Program Director confirming good standing and anticipated successful completion date, at the time of filing or fax it to (323) 869-0942 within fifteen (15) calendar days of filing online. The recommendation letter must be on a legible letterhead from the accredited institution which shows the area of specialization. In the event candidates do not successfully complete their residency program, their names will be removed from the certification list. A copy of the completion of residency program certificate must be submitted before final appointment. Applicants who do not possess a Board Certification issued by the American Board of Medical Specialties at the time of filing may compete in this examination. However, their names will be withheld from the certification list pending receipt of the required American Board Certification. Applicants who do not possess a California State Physician and Surgeon's Certificate at the time of filing may compete in this examination. However, their names will be withheld from the certification list pending receipt of the required California State Physician and Surgeon's Certificate authorized by the Board of Medical Examiners of the State of California. Applicants who have completed a residency training program approved by the American Specialty Board, Board Certification, and California State Physician and Surgeon's Certificate MUST attach a legible copy of each certificate at the time of filing or fax it to (323) 869-0942 within fifteen (15) calendar days of filing online. SPECIAL REQUIREMENT INFORMATION: **Certification may be designated in the following specialty: Emergency Medicine ***Equivalent training is defined as that training which the appropriate American Certifying Board formally recognizes in writing as being equivalent. Equivalent training for appointments to the specialty of Emergency Medicine will be that training and/or experience approved by the Director of Health Services. ****The Statement of Career Goal is a narrative that serves as an effective way of assessing current career achievements and the means one should take for accomplishing such career objectives. The career statement is a short and clear essay that clearly presents the career vision of a professional for making an effective career plan. Information pertaining to the required California State Physician and Surgeon's Certificate Applicants who have the required California State Physician and Surgeon's Certificate authorized by the Board of Medical Examiners of the State of California must include a legible copy of their certificate to the application at the time of filing or fax it to (323) 869-0942 within fifteen (15) calendar days from filing online. The required license and/or certificate MUST be current and unrestricted ; conditional, provisional, probationary or restricted licenses and/or certificates will NOT be accepted. Applicants who have completed a residency training program approved by the American Specialty Board must include a legible copy of their certificate of completion to the application at the time of filing or fax it to (323) 869-0942 within fifteen (15) calendar days from filing online. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: EXAMINATION CONTENT: This examination will consist of a review and appraisal of qualifications based upon information from CV and Statements of Career Goals and Achievements, weight 100%. This examination will assess Procedural Competencies, Cognitive and Diagnostic Competencies, Administrative Competencies, and Dispositional Competencies. 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 the candidates receiving a passing grade on the examination will be placed on the eligible register without indication of relative standing in the exam. Successful candidates will remain on the register 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 resulting eligible register will be used to fill vacancies throughout the Integrated Correctional Health Services (ICHS), 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.APPLICATIONSSUBMITTED BY U.S. MAIL, FAX OR IN PERSON WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. Apply online by clicking on the "Apply" button for 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, 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 fax them to (323)869-0942 ore-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 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. DEPARTMENT CONTACT: Meri Snkhchyan, Exam Analyst (323) 914-8023 msnkhchyan@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
Aug 08, 2018
Full Time
FIRST DAY OF FILING February 2, 2018 at 8:00 a.m. (PST) THE FILING PERIOD MAY BE SUSPENDED AT ANY TIME WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE. THIS EXAMINATION MAY REOPEN AS THE NEEDS OF THE SERVICE REQUIRE. EXAM NUMBER J2451E TYPE OF RECRUITMENT DEPARTMENTAL PROMOTIONAL JOB OPPORTUNITY RESTRICTED TO PERMANENT EMPLOYEES OF THE LOS ANGELES COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT WHO HAVE SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED THEIR INITIAL PROBATIONARY PERIOD WITH LOS ANGELES COUNTY AND MEET THE QUALIFYING REQUIREMENTS. NO OUT-OF-CLASS EXPERIENCE OR VERIFICATION OF EXPERIENCE LETTERS WILL BE ACCEPTED. Current employees in the unclassified service who meet the following criteria also qualify to participate in this exam: Unclassified employees who have attained permanent County status on a classified position by successful completion of the initial probationary period, with no break in service since leaving the classified service. OR Full-time employees in the unclassified service with at least six months of full-time experience in the unclassified service by the last day of filing. WITHHOLD INFORMATION Permanent employees who have completed their initial probationary period and hold a qualifying payroll title may file for this examination if they are within six months of meeting the experience requirements by the last day of filing. However, the names of such employees will be WITHHELD from the certification list until the required experience is fully met. DEFINITION Receives requests for assistance and coordinates the dispatching of law enforcement, fire fighting, or rescue units via the operation of the Computer Assisted Dispatch (CAD) system. CLASSIFICATION STANDARDS: Positions allocable to this class receive technical and administrative supervision from a Supervising Public Response Dispatcher and are responsible for the operation of communications equipment in dispatching the proper unit to the scene of an emergency. Incumbents are distinguished from Public Response Dispatcher I by their responsibility for acting as lead dispatcher, providing one-on-one training to new dispatchers, and executing a high degree of discretion, initiative, and independent judgment as to a course of action in accordance with established policies, procedures, and guidelines. In addition to the knowledge and skills required to operate communications equipment, incumbents are required to exercise a thorough knowledge of the department's response procedures and exercise sound judgment in initiating and coordinating responses to 911 calls and other emergency situations that may affect the lives and safety of the public, law enforcement, and other emergency personnel. Essential Job Functions Transmits and receives coded and conventional messages, including 911 calls, to and from Sheriff or Fire stations and administrative, investigative, and patrol units via voice, digital, and video, communication links. Receives and responds to requests for emergency services from the public via 911, electronically relayed from the Public Safety Answering Point (PSAP) centers or standard telephone system, and from other safety agencies. Uses the CAD system to determine the identity and availability of the nearest and appropriate law enforcement, fire, or rescue unit. Upon request of field units, selects and interrogates nationwide criminal justice data banks using a keyboard and video screen to obtain information on warrants, driver history, missing persons, vehicles, firearms, and miscellaneous property. Monitors, by radio, all emergency responses in progress and dispatches additional personnel and/or equipment as requested. Monitors automatic selection of transmitter and receiver sites and overrides as necessary. Operates keyboard-controlled telephone equipment that enables dispatchers to maintain cold line communications with public safety agencies, private safety agencies, and non-emergent agencies. Operates an encoder, which activates the Countywide paging system. Operates communications equipment in a mobile command post during emergency operations such as natural disasters or civil disorders, as required. Assists other police or fire departments by operating communications equipment during emergencies or at special functions, as required. Trains dispatcher personnel, as well as dispatchers from other agencies, in the operation of the communications console, as required. Requirements MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS One year of experience as a Communication Operator I, Sheriff, Fire Dispatcher I , or Public Response Dispatcher I in the service of the County of Los Angeles * . TYPEWRITING SKILL Ability to type at the rate of30 net words per minute. 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 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 REQUIREMENTS INFORMATION * To qualify, applicants must have held status as a Communication Operator I, Sheriff, Fire Dispatcher I, or Public Response Dispatcher I as evidenced by holding such payroll title. NO OUT-OF-CLASS EXPERIENCE WILL BE ACCEPTED. ** In order to receive credit for the required degree, you MUST include a legible copy of the official degree, official transcripts, or official letter from the accredited institution which shows the area of specialization with your online application at the time of filing or within 15 calendar days from the date of filing the application. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS Credit will be given to applicants who possess DESIRABLE qualifications and indicate so on their employment application at the time of filing. An Associate's degree or a Bachelor's degree from an accreditedcollege or university.** Additional Information EXAMINATION CONTENT This examination will consist of two (2) parts: Part I An evaluation of training and experience based on application information and desirable qualifications weighted 60%. Part II An Appraisal of Promotabilityweighted 40%. The Appraisal of Promotabilitywill evaluate work knowledge and skills, customer service, computer skills and attention to detail, dependability, and oral communication skills. 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. Notice of Non-Acceptance and Final Result letter will be mailed via USPS. Test scores cannot be given over the phone. ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION The names of candidates receiving a passing grade in the examination will be placed on the eligible register in the order of their score group for a period of six (6) months from the date of promulgation. Applications will processed on an as-received basis and promulgated to the eligible register accordingly. Nopersons may compete for this examination more than onceevery six (6) months. VACANCY INFORMATION The eligible register resultingfor this examination will be used to fill vacancies within the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, Communications and Fleet ManagementBureau. AVAILABLE SHIFT Any Shift APPOINTEES MUST BE WILLING TO WORK ANY SHIFT, INCLUDING EVENINGS, NIGHTS WEEKENDS, AND HOLIDAYS. APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION APPLICATIONS MUST BE FILED ONLINE ONLY. APPLICATIONS SUBMITTED BY U.S. MAIL, FAX, OR IN PERSON WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. All applicants are required to submit a Standard County of Los Angeles Employment application and supplemental questionnaire ONLINE only. Resumes cannot be accepted in lieu of applications, although resumes and supporting documents may be uploaded as attachments to the online application. Fill out your application completely. Provide any relevant education, training, and experience in the spaces provided so we may evaluate your qualifications for the job. All information is subject to verification and applications may be rejected at any time during the selection process. The acceptance of your application depends on whether you have clearly shown that you meet the SELECTIONREQUIREMENTS and you have completely filled out your application. Apply online by clicking on the green "Apply" button at the top right of this posting. You can also track the status of your application using this website. Your application and supplemental questionnaire must be submitted electronically by 5:00 p.m., PST, on the last day of filing. IMPORTANT NOTES: • Please note that ALL information included in the application materials is subject to VERIFICATION at any point during the examination and hiring process, including after an appointment has been made. • FALSIFICATION of any information may result in DISQUALIFICATION or RESCISSION OF APPOINTMENT. • Utilizing VERBIAGE from Class Specification and Minimum Requirements serving as your description of duties WILL NOT be sufficient to demonstrate that you meet the requirements. Doing so may result in an INCOMPLETE APPLICATION and you may be DISQUALIFIED . NOTE: Candidates who apply online must upload any required documents as attachments during application submission. If you are unable to attach required documents, you may fax the documents to (323) 415-2580 at the time of filing or within 15 calendar days from the date of filing the application. Please include your Name, the Exam Number, and the Exam Title on the faxed documents. SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER : Please include your Social Security Number for record control purposes. Federal law requires that all employed persons have a Social Security Number. 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 OF USER ID AND PASSWORD : All applicants must file their application online using their OWN user ID and password. Using a family member or friend's user ID and password may erase a candidate's original application record. California Relay Services Phone: (800) 735-2922 ADA Coordinator Phone: (213) 229-1621 Teletype Phone: (213) 626-0251 Department Contact Name: Professional Examinations Unit Department Contact Phone: (323) 526-5611 Department Contact Email: sheriffexamsunit@lasd.org Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Aug 08, 2018
Full Time
EXAM NUMBER: PH5645B FIRST DAY OF FILING: 10/6/2015 Beginning Tuesday, October 6, 2015, at 8:00 a.m., Pacific Standard Time (PST). Until the needs of the service are met and is subject to closure without prior notice. TYPE OF RECRUITMENT Open Competitive Job Opportunity DEFINITION: Enforces laws, ordinances, and regulations for the control of communicable and selected non-communicable diseases; locates, counsels and refers offenders and disease carriers and conducts other public health related investigations. CLASSIFICATION STANDARDS: Positions allocable to this class work in either a Service Planning Area under the administrative and technical supervision of a Supervising Public Health Investigator or in a specialized health investigation program under the administrative and technical supervision of a Supervising Public Health Investigator or higher level program manager. Incumbents enforce state and County public health laws, ordinances and regulations for the control of communicable and selected non-communicable diseases, such as alcoholism, and counseling patients to encourage risk reduction behaviors and referring them for treatment. Essential Job Functions Conducts investigations to locate cases and contacts of tuberculosis, sexually transmitted disease, human immunodeficiency virus or other communicable diseases and selected non-communicable diseases, such as alcoholism, by interviewing patients to determine contacts, locating and tracing contacts, and convincing them to voluntarily seek diagnosis and treatment as required by applicable public health laws; has authority to exercise legal interventions to compel compliance up to and including authorizing arrest when essential to protect the public's health. Counsels individuals who suffer from a communicable or non-communicable disease regarding the nature and control of their disease and educates these individuals on risk reduction techniques and behaviors. Enforces public health laws, rules and regulations governing communicable disease control by serving legal orders of the Health Officer on patients in their homes, hospitals or detention facilities, quarantining cases and contacts of communicable disease in private homes or institutions, placing restrictions on infected individuals employed in sensitive occupations such as food handling, supervising disinterments of human remains for foreign shipment, assisting in food poisoning investigations, coordinating case management of persons potentially exposed to rabies, responding to widespread outbreaks of communicable disease and establishing and enforcing the State mussel quarantine order. Transports patients in connection with the enforcement of legal orders pertaining to the isolation of such patients in a hospital or detention facility, or to facilitate the medical care and treatment of patients infected with a communicable disease. Investigates cases of quarantine violations and refusal or failure of persons to comply with health laws, ordinances, and regulations; recommends court action to enforce legal orders, prepares cases for court by gathering evidence and appears in court as a representative of the Health Officer on cases involving violations of the public health laws, ordinances, and regulations pertaining to communicable and non-communicable disease investigation. Supports the California Department of Health Services Marine Biotoxin Monitoring Program, through the collection of shellfish and phytoplankton samples and preparation of these samples for shipment to the state laboratory. Conducts special investigations not directly involving communicable diseases, such as investigating impersonations of departmental personnel or the verification of home births. Requirements MINIMUMREQUIREMENTS One year's experience as a Public Health Investigator Trainee.* 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 3 - Moderate : Includes standing or walking most of the time,with bending, stooping, squatting, twisting, and reaching; includes working on irregular surface, occasionally lifting objects weighting over 25 pounds, and frequent lifting of 10-25 pounds. SPECIAL REQUIREMENT INFORMATION *To qualify, applicants must hold or have held the payroll title ofPublic Health Investigator Trainee. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS Experience in investigation or inspection work inPublic Health orLaw Enforcement. A Master's degree from an accredited university in Public Health orRelated field of study. Additional Information EXAMINATION CONTENT This examination willconsist of an evaluation of experience and desirable qualificationsbased upon application information and supplemental questions weighted 100%. Applicants must meet theminimum requirements and achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on the examination in order to be placed on the Eligible Register. Passing this examination and being added to the eligible register does not guarantee an offer of employment. Final results will be sent by U.S. Mail. Final Scores cannot be given over the phone. ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION 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 following the date of promulgation. No person may compete in 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. VACANCY INFORMATION The eligible register 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 documents must be submitted within fifteen (15) calendar days from the application submission to mofong@ph.lacounty.gov . Apply online by clicking on the " Apply " tab for this posting, You can also track the status of your application using this website. Fill out your application completely. The acceptance of your application depends on whether you have clearly shown that you meet the MINIMUM 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, description of work performed, and salary earned. Applicants may be rejected at any stage of the selection process. IMPORTANT NOTES Please note that ALL information included in the application materials is subject to VERIFICATION at any point during the examination and hiring process, including after an appointment has been made. FALSIFICATION of any information may result in DISQUALIFICATION or RESCISSION OF APPOINTMENT . Utilizing VERBIAGE from Class Specification and 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 your applicationmay be DISQUALIFIED . 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 (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 or friend's user ID and password may erase a candidate's original application record. Teletype Phone: (800) 899-4099 Alternate Teletype Phone: (800) 897-0077 California Relay Services Phone: (800) 735-2922 ADA Coordinator Phone: (323) 869-8505 Department Contact Name: Monica Fong Department Contact Phone: (323) 890-8488 Department Contact Email: mofong@ph.lacounty.gov Closing Date/Time: Continuous