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
Apr 25, 2020
Full Time
FIRST DAY OF FILING: Wednesday, April 29, 2020 at 12:30 p.m Pacific Time (PT) FILING WILL BE SUSPENDED AFTER THE FIRST 100 QUALIFIED APPLICATIONS ARE RECEIVED. EXAMINATION NUMBER: PH5644E TYPE OF RECRUITMENT: Open Competitive Job Opportunity No out-of-class Experience or Verification of Experience Letter (VOEL) will be accepted. DEFINITION: Under close supervision learns the skills and techniques to conduct investigations related to the control of communicable and selected non-communicable diseases. CLASSIFICATION STANDARDS: Positions allocable to this entry level class function under the close supervision of a Supervising Public Health Investigator and are characterized by participation in a year-long formal and on-the-job training program designed to teach the skills, techniques and procedures of communicable disease investigation and the enforcement and application in the field of these skills, techniques and procedures as defined by applicable public health laws and Public Health Investigation policies and manuals. Essential Job Functions Attends formal training sessions to receive instruction in public health investigation principles, methods and techniques and orientation to the organization, policies and procedures of the Department of Health Services, Public Health, Public Health Investigation, and state and local public health laws and ordinances. Learns to conduct investigations to locate cases and contacts of tuberculosis, sexually transmitted diseases, human immunodefiency virus or other communicable diseases and selected non-communicable diseases, such as alcoholism by interviewing infected persons to determine contacts or other persons at risk, locating and tracing contacts and convincing them to voluntarily seek diagnosis and treatment as required by applicable public health laws. Learns principles of legal interventions to complex compliance up to and including arrest and incarceration when essential to protect the public health. Learns to counsel individuals who suffer from communicable or non-communicable diseases regarding the nature and control of their disease and to educate these individuals on risk reduction techniques and behaviors. Obtains departmental certification as an human immunodeficiency virus pre- and post-test counselor and learns to counsel persons infected with the human immunodeficiency virus and to offer and provide partner service to these persons. Learns to enforce public health laws, rules and regulations governing communicable disease control by serving 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 disinterment 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. Learns to transport 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 medial care and treatment of patients infected with a communicable disease. Learns to investigate cases of quarantine violations and refusal or failure of persons to comply with health laws, ordinances and regulations; and observes Public Health Investigators recommending court action to enforce legal orders, preparing cases for court by gathering evidence and appearing in court as the representative of the Health Officer on cases involving violations of public health laws, ordinances and regulations pertaining to communicable disease and non-communicable disease. Learns to support 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. Learns to conduct special investigations not directly involving communicable disease, such as investigating impersonations of departmental personnel or the verification of home births. Requirements SELECTION REQUIREMENTS: OPTION I: A Bachelor's degree* in Public Health from an accredited college or university. OPTION II: A Bachelor's degree* from an accredited college or university with EITHER a successful completion of a minimum of thirty (30) semester units or forty-five (45) quarter units of Basic Sciences** OR successful completion of a minimum of sixteen (16) semester units or twenty-four (24) quarter units distributed among the following fields: Public Health Administration, Epidemiology, Public Health Statistics, Public Health Microbiology and Communicable Disease Control. OPTION III: A Bachelor's degree* from an accredited college or university AND one (1) year of experience in investigation or inspection work in a Public Health or law enforcement agency***. These requirements are in accordance with Section 120180 of the California Health and Safety Code. 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 weighing over 25 pounds, and frequent lifting of 10-25 pounds. 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: * In order to qualify, you must include a legible copy of the Official Transcript(s)* from the accredited institution which shows the area of specialization and the date the degree was awarded if applicable, with Registrar's signature and/or school seal with your application online at the time of filing or within fifteen (15) calendar days from application submission to HRExams@ph.lacounty.gov. Official Transcript is defined as a transcript that bears the college seal and states "official and/or copy" issued by the school's Registrar Office. A printout of the transcript from the school's website is NOT considered official and, therefore, will NOT be accepted and may result in your application being incomplete and be rejected. NOTE: If you are unable to attach the required documents with your application online, you must e-mail them to HRExams@ph.lacounty.gov within fifteen (15) calendar days from application submission. In the "Subject" of the e-mail please type the Exam Number and Exam Title. ** Basic Sciences are defined as the natural sciences that include, but are not limited to Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Physiology, Anatomy, and Geology. *** Law enforcement agency is defined as a government agency responsible for the enforcement of the laws. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS: Experience conducting investigation on Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD), Tuberculosis (TB), or Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV). Experience working with Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD), Tuberculosis (TB), or Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) patients. Experience providing Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD), Tuberculosis (TB), or Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) risk reduction counseling, intervention, or referral services. Experience investigating or inspecting work in a Public Health or law enforcement agency. Master's degree in Public Health (MPH) from an accredited college or university. Additional Information EXAMINATION CONTENT: This examination will consist of an evaluation of education, experience, and desirable qualifications based upon application information and supplemental questionnaire at the time of filing weighted 100% . Applicants must meet the Selection Requirements and must achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on the examination in order to be added on the Eligible Register. Passing this examination and being added to the Eligible Register does not guarantee an offer of employment. Notifications: For the foreseeable future, all notices including invitation letters, result letters and notices of nonacceptance will be sent electronically to the email address provided on the application. It is important that you provide a valid email address. Please add hrexams@ph.lacounty.gov and info@governmentjobs.com to your email address book and list of approved senders to prevent email notifications from being filtered as spam/junk/clutter mail. Please note, if you opt out of receiving emails, you can visit governmentjobs.com, log into your profile and check your inbox. The inbox retains a copy of all emails sent, for your records. ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION: The names of candidates receiving a passing score in the examination will be added to the Eligible Register in the order of their score group for a period of twelve (12) months following the date of eligibility. NO PERSON MAY COMPETE IN THIS EXAMINATION MORE THAN ONCE EVERY TWELVE (12) MONTHS . Complete 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 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. Any required documents and/or additional information, if any, must be received with your application at the time of filing online or within fifteen (15) calendar days from application submission to HRExams@ph.lacounty.gov. Apply online by clicking on the green "Apply" button located at the top right of this posting. You can also track the status of your application using this website. Applicants must submit their completed applications by 5:00 p.m., PT, on the last day of filing. The acceptance of your application depends on whether you have clearly shown that you meet the SELECTION REQUIREMENTS . Fill out your application and supplemental questionnaire completely and correctly to receive full credit for any relevant education, training, and job experience you include. In the space provided for education, include the names and addresses of schools attended, dates attended, degree received, and degree major. For each job held, give the name and address of your employer, your job/position title, beginning and ending dates, number of hours worked per week, description of work and duties performed. If your application is incomplete, it will be REJECTED. IMPORTANT NOTES: Please note that ALL information supplied by applicants and included in the application materials is subject to VERIFICATION at any point during the examination and hiring process, including after an appointment has been made. Applications may be rejected at any stage of the examination and selection process. 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 it will result in an INCOMPLETE APPLICATION and the application will be REJECTED. SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER: Please include your Social Security Number for record control purposes. Federal law requires that all employed persons have a Social Security Number. COMPUTER AND INTERNET ACCESS AT PUBLIC LIBRARIES: For candidates who may not have regular access to a computer or the internet, applications can be completed on computers at public libraries throughout Los Angeles County. NO SHARING OF USER ID AND PASSWORD: All applicants must file their application online using their OWN user ID and password. Using a family member or friend's user ID and password may erase a candidate's original application record. FAIR CHANCE INITIATIVE: The County of Los Angeles is a Fair Chance employer. Except for a very limited number of positions, you will not be asked to provide information about a conviction history unless you receive a contingent offer of employment. The County will make an individualized assessment of whether your conviction history has a direct or adverse relationship with the specific duties of the job, and consider potential mitigating factors, including, but not limited to, evidence and extent of rehabilitation, recency of the offense(s), and age at the time of the offense(s). If asked to provide information about a conviction history, any convictions or court records which are exempted by a valid court order do not have to be disclosed. Department Contact Name: Exam Analyst Department Contact Phone: (323) 914-8488 Department Contact E-mail: HRExams@ph.lacounty.gov California Relay Services Phone: (800) 735-2922 ADA Coordinator Phone: (323) 914-8488 Teletype Phone: (800) 899-4099 Alternate Teletype Phone : (800) 897-0077 Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Apr 25, 2020
Full Time
FIRE DEPARTMENT TYPE OF RECRUITMENT : OPEN COMPETITIVE JOB OPPORTUNITY FILING PERIOD : 04/27/2020 AT 8:00 A.M. (PT) - 05/29/2020 AT 5:00 P.M. (PT) EXAM NUMBER : 37492L This announcement is a re-bulletin to re-open the filing period. Persons who have already applied within the last 12 months need not reapply. Only the first 35 applicants that meet the Selection Requirements as defined in this bulletin and who confirm attendance for the test will be accepted and invited to participate in the test. Applications will be processed in the order in which they are received. The first 35 applicants that meet the Selection Requirements will be sent a conditional test invitation via email beginning Friday, July 10, 2020 . Once candidates receive a conditional test invitation, they will have four calendar days to confirm their attendance by providing verifying documentation (e.g., flight itinerary and hotel reservations if you are traveling long distance) by fax to (323) 264-7159 or email at Fire-HelicopterMechanic@fire.lacounty.gov . Candidates must be prepared to make travel arrangements as soon as they receive the conditional test invitation, and must confirm attendance by Monday, July 13, 2020 . Do not make travel arrangements until you receive a conditional test invitation . Candidates will be sent a final test invitation once they have confirmed attendance and have provided verifying documentation. (Amid ongoing concerns about coronavirus (COVID-19) and following the governor's guidance to avoid or slow the spread of the disease, the aforementioned dates are subject to change. Candidates will be notified in advance). Any additional applicants meeting the Selection Requirements will receive a notice stating that they may still be considered if one or more of the first 35 candidates are unable to confirm attendance to the test. If a candidate is unable to confirm attendance according to the deadline specified above, that candidate's invitation will be given to the next applicant that meets the Selection Requirements according to the order in which they are received. NO OUT OF CLASS EXPERIENCE IN SIMILAR CLASSES WILL BE ACCEPTED. DEFINITION: Makes repairs on airframes, engines, and other components of helicopters owned and operated by the County of Los Angeles. CLASSIFICATION STANDARDS: Positions allocable to this class typically receive administrative supervision from a Chief, Helicopter Maintenance and may receive technical supervision from Senior Helicopter Mechanics who have responsibility for a helicopter maintenance and repair crew. Incumbents perform journey level mechanical maintenance, repairs, and alterations, including airframes, power plant, propeller or appliance, to both reciprocating and turbine-powered helicopters in either Sheriff or Fire Department air operations. Incumbents must possess working knowledge of the methods of locating and diagnosing mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, structural, and other troubles; maintaining and repairing engines, airframes, and accessory equipment; and knowledge of operation and preventive maintenance requirements of the helicopters to be maintained. Helicopter Mechanics serve a one year probationary period during which time they receive structured in-service training in the repair and maintenance of complex multi-engine turbine powered helicopters. Successful completion of departmental in-service training programs is a condition of completing the one year probationary period. Essential Job Functions Gathers and interprets information from a variety of sources (e.g., pilots, manufacturers' maintenance manuals, wiring diagrams, illustrated parts breakdown, test results, Technical Bulletins, etc.) by asking questions, reading, conducting tests, and performing in-flight duties etc. in order to troubleshoot, guide inspection and perform maintenance repairs. Performs daily, periodic, hourly, and other inspections as required by manufacturers, Federal Aviation Regulations (FARs), and/or County policy to determine airworthiness of helicopters, serviceability of aircraft appliances, and to identify problems or potential problems. Troubleshoots electrical, mechanical, hydraulic, and structural problems on helicopters using visual inspection techniques and a variety of test equipment (e.g., volt-ohm meter, pressure gauges, computer diagnostic equipment, etc.) in order to locate the source of problems and determine what corrective actions are needed (e.g., adjustments, repairs, replacement of parts, etc.). Repairs , removes and replaces defective parts, overhauling parts, fabricating parts, etc. using a variety of handheld, hydraulic, and power tools and equipment (e.g., pullers, wrenches, dead-blow hammers, etc.) in order to make the aircraft or component airworthy and return it to service. Cleans, using brushes, rags/towels, hoses, stepladders, soaps and solvents, etc. in order to facilitate visual inspection of the aircraft, prevent corrosion, and to give the aircraft a clean, professional, and well-maintained appearance. Writes reports, completes forms, and makes logbook entries (e.g., brief written reports, inspection checklists, maintenance logs, work orders, etc.) by hand and/or using a computer word processing and/or email application in order to document the performance of scheduled maintenance, report issues or problems, provide information to others (e.g., supervisors, coworkers, pilots, etc.), and to be in compliance with manufacturers guidance, Federal Aviation Regulations (FARs), and/or County policy. Requirements SELECTION REQUIREMENTS Three years' (full-time) experience, gained within the last five years, in the repair and maintenance of twin engine turbine-powered helicopters such as the Bell 412 and/or Sikorsky UH60/70. One year of the required experience must have been in : Responsible charge of repairs and overhauls to return "certified" helicopters to flight status in compliance with Federal Aviation Administration Regulations and manufacturer requirements -or- Responsible charge of repairs and overhauls to return "non-certified" helicopters to flight status in compliance with manufacturer requirements in either a Department of Defense/U.S. Military or private contractor environment. REQUIRED CERTIFICATE: A current valid Airframe and Power Plant Mechanic's certificate issued by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)*. 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. * License and Certification Information The exam analyst will verify the required certification on the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) website. You must provide a copy of your certificate at the time of filing or within fifteen (15) calendar days of filing your online application . If you are unable to attach your documents, you may e-mail them to Fire-HelicopterMechanic@fire.lacounty.gov or fax them to (323) 264-7159. Failure to provide any required documentation will result in application rejection. You must include the title of the required certification(s)/license(s) number, date issued, date of expiration, date of birth, and the name of the issuing agency on your application. The required certificate(s)/license(s) must be current and unrestricted; conditional, provisional, or restricted certificate(s)/license(s) will NOT be accepted. SPECIAL REQUIREMENT INFORMATION: *In order to receive credit for any course work, or for completion of a certificate program, you must include a legible copy of the official transcripts, or office letter from the accredited institution which shows the area of specialization; or official certificates with your application at the time of filing or within fifteen (15) calendar days of filing your online application . Failure to provide the required documentation may result in your application being rejected. 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 weighing over 25 pounds, and frequent lifting of 10-25 pounds. Additional Information EXAMINATION CONTENT This examination will consist of a performance test weighted 100% that will cover the candidate's ability to analyze and interpret information, Professional/Technical Knowledge of: procedures used to inspect Bell 412 and/or Sikorsky UH 60/70 helicopters; procedures used to maintain, and repair, engines, airframes, and accessory equipment; electrical theory; using various hand and pneumatic tools and equipment; working with sheet metal components of helicopters; Stress Tolerance; Oral Communication. Performance test is scheduled for Saturday, July 25, 2020 or Sunday, July 26, 2020 . (Amid ongoing concerns about coronavirus (COVID-19) and following the governor's guidance to avoid or slow the spread of the disease, the aforementioned dates are subject to change. Candidates will be notified in advance). Only those candidates with a score of 70% or higher on the examination will be placed on the eligible list. Note: Test invitation letters and other correspondences will be sent electronically to the e-mail address provided on your online application and also to your user account "inbox" on http://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/lacounty . It is important that applicants provide a valid e-mail address. The applicant's e-mail address must be able to receive e-mail notifications from fire.lacounty.gov and/or hr.lacounty.gov. Please add this domain to your e-mail address book and list of approved senders to prevent e-mail notifications from being filtered as spam/junk/clutter mail. Applicants should review the security settings on their computer and add http://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/lacounty as a secure site in the security settings in order to receive emails from governmentjobs.com. Applicants should also log into their governmentjobs.com account and under their profile, review their inbox for notifications. For specific information on how to access your inbox, please check the governmentjobs.com frequently asked questions. Notice of Non-Acceptance and Final Results letters will be sent via U.S. mail. Test scores cannot be given over the phone. TEST PREPARATION INFORMATION: Study guides and other test preparation resources are available to help candidates prepare for employment tests. Please refer to the following hyperlink for a list of testable material https://www.fire.lacounty.gov/AirOps-Exam/ . Only information listed in the provided link will be testable. While test study guides will help in preparing for the test, we advise you to review ALL related materials that you deem necessary. (Amid ongoing concerns about coronavirus (COVID-19) and following the governor's guidance to avoid or slow the spread of the disease, applicants are to contact the Worksource Center in advance if they do not have a computer or limited access to internet as some offices may be closed or by appointment only.) ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION: The names of candidates receiving a passing grade in the examination will be placed on the eligible list in the order of their score group for a period of twelve (12) months following the date of promulgation. VACANCY INFORMATION: The eligible list resulting from this examination will be used to fill Helicopter Mechanic vacancies in the County of Los Angeles Fire Department, as they occur. AVAILABLE SHIFT: Any shift - Appointees must be willing to work any shift, including evening, nights, weekends, and holidays. BACKGROUND CHECK AND MEDICAL EXAMINATION INFORMATION: Candidates who are extended a conditional offer of employment will be required to complete a criminal background check, including a fingerprint scan, followed by a medical examination. A candidate with a conviction history which has a direct and adverse relationship with the duties of the Helicopter Mechanic position may have his or her conditional offer of employment rescinded and be removed from the certification list pursuant to Civil Service Rule 6.04. In addition, candidates must successfully complete a medical examination and be able to perform all of the essential functions of the Helicopter Mechanic classification. A candidate who does not successfully complete a medical examination or is unable to perform all of the essential functions of the Helicopter Mechanic classification may have his or her conditional offer of employment rescinded and be removed from the certification list pursuant to Civil Service Rule 6.04. APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION : Applications must be filed online only. We must receive your online application by 5:00 p.m. (PT), on the last day of filing. Applications submitted by U.S. mail, fax, or in person will not be accepted. Apply online by clicking on the green "Apply" button, when it becomes available, at the top right of this posting. You can also track the status of your application using this website. If you are unable to access the website, you may enter the following link to access your profile: http://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/lacounty . NOTE: We must receive all required documents, if any, at the time of filing or within fifteen (15) calendar days of submitting your online application. Please check your application to ensure that the documents are uploaded by logging on to County of Los Angeles Department of Human Resources website and reviewing your submitted application. Applicants must submit all documents to be considered (official diplomas, official transcripts, certificates, etc.) during application submission. All documents must be clear and legible. Although resumes may be uploaded as attachments to the online application, resumes cannot be accepted in lieu of completing the online application. If you are unable to attach documents, you may e-mail them to Fire-HelicopterMechanic@fire.lacounty.gov or fax the documents to (323) 264-7159 at the time of filing or within fifteen (15) calendar days of submitting your online application. Failure to provide the documentation will result in application rejection . Please include your Name, the Exam Number, and the Exam Title on the faxed documents. 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. Please fill out your application completely and correctly to receive full credit for any related education, training, and job experience. For each job held, give the name and address of your employer, your actual job title, beginning and ending dates, total number of hours worked (full or part-time), and description of work performed. Provide any relevant job experience and training in the spaces provided so we can evaluate your qualifications for this job. Your application will be rejected if it is incomplete. We may reject your application at any time during the selection process. IMPORTANT NOTE : Please note that ALL information included in the application materials is subject to VERIFICATION at any point during the examination and hiring process, including after an appointment has been made. FALSIFICATION of any information may result in DISQUALIFICATION or RESCISSION OF APPOINTMENT . Utilizing VERBIAGE from Class Specification 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. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION REGARDING ONLINE FILING : SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER: It is important that you provide your own Social Security Number (SSN) at the time of filing to ensure your application is processed accurately. Please include your SSN for record control purposes. Federal law requires that all employed persons have a SSN. NO SHARING OF USER ID, E-MAIL, AND PASSWORD: If you do not already have an account/profile with the County of Los Angeles, you will need to create one. All applicants must file their application online using their own user ID and password. Using someone else's user ID and password may erase the original candidate's application record. ADA Coordinator Phone: (323) 838-2239 Teletype Phone: (800) 735-2922 California Relay Services Phone: (800) 735-2922 Department Contact Name: Fire Examination Section Department Contact Phone: (323) 838-2239 Department Contact Email: Fire-Examination@fire.lacounty.gov Department FAX: (323) 264-7159 Closing Date/Time: 5/29/2020 5:00 PM Pacific
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Apr 25, 2020
Full Time
EXAM NUMBER: PH4541C FIRST DAY OF FILING : April 27, 2020 at 8:30 a.m., Pacific Standard Time (PST) This examination will remain open until the needs of the service are met and is subject to closure without prior notice. TYPE OF RECRUITMENT: Open Competitive Job Opportunity SPECIAL SALARY INFORMATION This position is subject to the provisions of the Management Appraisal of Performance Plan (MAPP). Initial salary placement and subsequent salary adjustments will be made in accordance with MAPP guidelines and regulations. Position Information: Has immediate charge of a medium-sized public health program or comparably-sized segment of a large public health program within the Department of Public Health. Classification Standards: Positions allocable to this class are restricted to the Department of Public Health. Incumbents typically report to a Health Program Manager III or higher and are responsible for managing, through subordinate supervisors, a medium-sized public health program or comparably-sized segment of a large, complex public health program. In some situations these positions may be responsible for supervising and coordinating system-wide strategic planning, policy analysis and development, and program evaluation functions for a division made up of multiple programs. Factors affecting allocation to Health Program Manager I typically include the size and complexity of the program or program segment managed, as indicated by the size and composition of staff, size and complexity of the budget, and number and size of contracts and grants. Health Program Manager I is distinguished from the lower-level Health Program Analyst III in that the latter supervises a team of analysts and other technical and support personnel providing technical and consultative services to the management of a large program, or oversees a small county-wide health program. Positions are further distinguished from the higher-level Health Program Manager II by the responsibility of the latter for a large public health program or comparably-sized segment of a major public health program. Program Information: The Strategic, Regulatory and External Affairs position provides strategic and operational leadership for functions that impact both the prevention and treatment systems within three distinct units: (1) Equitable Access and Promotion which oversees network adequacy, patient access to care, public understanding of the substance use disorder (SUD) prevention and treatment benefit package, and marketing and promotion; (2) Policy and Strategic Initiatives which oversees strategic and operational plans for the SUD system of care, pilot projects and grant management, analysis of proposed and enacted legislation/regulation, and implementation of business infrastructure to operate under a managed care model; and (3) Contract Management and Compliance which oversees contract development and processing, contract monitoring of the SUD network, and onboard of providers for the electronic health record. The Systems of Care position is responsible for implementing treatment standards and special programming (pregnant and parenting women, criminal justice and reentry, and homelessness) for youth and adults; and ensuring that all eligible beneficiaries have access to a robust benefit package and quality-focused services within three distinct units: (1) Provider Support and Health Program Improvement which oversees benefit package development, provider technical assistance and training, provider advisory committee, regional networks, field-based services, and community-based referral navigators; (2) Youth and Family Services which oversees population-specific benefits and programming partnerships for youth and women with children, and/or those involved with the juvenile justice and social service systems; and (3) Adult Services which oversees population-specific benefits and programming partnerships for adults who may be concurrently involved with the criminal justice and/or public social service systems, and/or who are experiencing homelessness. Essential Job Functions Directs all activities of the program or program segment, including planning, implementation, administration, and evaluation. Performs the full range of administrative and technical supervision to plan, assign, oversee, and evaluate the work of subordinate staff; provides technical guidance and support to staff where appropriate. Develops, implements, and interprets policies and procedures and advises or makes recommendations to bureau administration on policy issues involving the work of the organizational unit or program. Directs program administrative functions and internal support services and develops and implements solutions to complex problems within the program or program segment. Interfaces and collaborates with community groups and public and governmental agencies. Participates in the development, monitoring, and compliance of contracts specific to the program or program segment. Directs the review and analysis of existing and proposed Federal, State and local regulations, laws, or policies affecting the program. Supervises and leads division-wide strategic planning groups in the development of strategies and priorities for the division. Plans and leads the assessment of programmatic activities affecting the health and well-being of individuals served by the program and coordinates the development and dissemination of findings and recommendations developed from the evaluations conducted. Participates in the preparation and analysis of grant applications. Requirements Meet the following requirements at the time of filing in order to move forward in the exam process. A Bachelor's degree* or higher from an accredited (see Employment Information under Accreditation Information) college or university in a discipline related to the core business function** of the department - AND - Three (3) years of full time work experience*** at the level of the Los Angeles County class of Health Program Analyst III****. *** A Master's degree or higher from an accredited college or university in a discipline related to the core business function** of the department will be accepted for one (1) year of the required full time work experience, if the degree was not used to meet the education requirement. License: A valid California Class C Driver License or the ability to utilize an alternative method of transportation when needed to carry out job-related essential functions. Physical Class: 2 - Light : Light physical effort which may include occasional light lifting to a 10-pound limit, and some bending, stooping or squatting. Considerable walking may be involved. Special Requirement Information: *In order to receive credit for any type of college or university degree, such as a Bachelor's Degree or higher, you must attach a legible copy of the Official Diploma, Official Transcript(s), or Official Letter from the accredited institution, which shows the area of specialization and the date the degree was awarded, with Registrar's signature and school seal, to the application. Foreign degrees must be evaluated for equivalency to United States accredited institutions standards by an academic credential evaluation agency recognized by The National Association of Credential Evaluation Services or the Association of International Credential Evaluators, Inc. (AICE). (see Employment Information under Accreditation Information) All documents must be attached to your application at the time of filing, or e-mailed to HRExams@ph.lacounty.gov within fifteen (15) calendar days from application submission or your application may be rejected. **The core business functions of Public Health include Assessment, Policy Development, and Assurance, Public Health, Epidemiology, Environmental Health, Health Sciences, Public Administration, Business Administration, Behavioral Science, Social Science, or a closely related field. **** Experience performing work at the level Los Angeles County classification of Health Program Analyst III includes supervising a team of analysts and other technical and support personnel providing technical and consultative services to the management of a public health program or oversees a small Countywide public health program. No Out-of-Class Experience or Verification of Experience letters will be accepted. Additional Information Our Assessment Process: Once we have determined that you meet our education and experience requirements described above, our process will consist of a structured interview covering knowledge and interest of the position, leadership and management ability, interpersonal effectiveness ability, and problem solving ability weighted 100% . Test Preparation: Test preparation resources are available to help candidates prepare for the employment tests. An interactive, Online Test Preparation System for taking practice tests may be accessed on the Department of Human Resources website at: http://hr.lacounty.gov/interview-tips/ While these practice materials will help in preparing for the test, we advise you to review ALL related materials that you deem necessary. Applicants must meet the education and experience requirement above and achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on the structured interview (assessment process) in order to be added to the hiring list (Eligible Register) for consideration of employment. Passing this examination and being added to the Eligible Register does not guarantee an offer of employment. NO PERSON MAY COMPETE IN THIS EXAMINATION MORE THAN ONCE EVERY TWELVE (12) MONTHS . Notifications: For the foreseeable future, all notices including invitation letters, result letters and notices of non-acceptance will be sent electronically to the email address provided on the application. It is important that you provide a valid email address. Please add hrexams@ph.lacounty.gov and info@governmentjobs.com to your email address book and list of approved senders to prevent email notifications from being filtered as spam/junk/clutter mail. Please note, if you opt out of receiving emails, you can visit governmentjobs.com, log into your profile and check your inbox. The inbox retains a copy of all emails sent, for your records. Vacancy Information: The eligible register resulting from this examination will be used to fill vacancies in the Department of Public Health as they occur. What to expect next: We ask that you submit an application through the "Apply" link at the top of the opportunity posting using your own user ID and password (using a family member or friend's user ID may erase a candidate's original application record). Applications must be filed online only. You can also track the status of your application using this website. Applications will be processed on an "as-received" basis and those receiving a passing score on both assessment parts will be promulgated to the eligible register accordingly. The names of candidates receiving a passing score in the examination will be placed on the eligible register in the order of their score group for a period of twelve (12) months from the date of promulgation. Fair Chance Employer: The County of Los Angeles is a Fair Chance employer. Except for a very limited number of positions, you will not be asked to provide information about a conviction history unless you receive a contingent offer of employment. The County will make an individual assessment of whether your conviction history has a direct or adverse relationship with the specific duties of the job, and consider potential mitigating factors, including, but not limited to, evidence and extent of rehabilitation, recency of offense(s), and age at the time of the offense(s). If asked to provide information about a conviction history, any convictions or court records which are exempted by a valid court order do not have to be disclosed. Equal Employment Opportunity: It is the policy of the County of Los Angeles to provide equal employment opportunity for all qualified persons, regardless of race, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, or disability or any other characteristic protected by State or Federal law. All positions are open to qualified men and women pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and the California Fair Employment and Housing Act. The County will follow all of its obligations under State and Federal laws regarding the provision of reasonable accommodations to applicants. Have any questions about anything? Please contact us using the following information: Available Shift: Any California Relay Services Phone: (800) 735-2922 Teletype Phone: (800) 899-4099 Alternate Teletype Phone: (800) 897-0077 Exam Number: PH4541C Department Contact Name: Exam Analyst Department Contact Phone: (323) 914-8488 Department Contact Email: HRExams@ph.lacounty.gov Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Apr 24, 2020
Full Time
The Department of Mental Health is seeking a new Senior Deputy Director to provide executive direction of the department's outpatient services, overseeing all outpatient mental health programs and services through subordinate Deputy Directors. To download the announcement, click https://bit.ly/353X2lo . This position opens for receiving applications on Monday, April, 27, 2020. Please submit a statement of interest, a resume detailing positions held in a managerial capacity, and a copy of a valid professional licensure to: exams@dmh.lacounty.gov. In the subject line of the email, please indicate:Senior Deputy Director, Mental Health (UC) To view and print a copy of the announcement for this position, you must have Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your computer. THE COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES IS AN ACTIVE EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Apr 24, 2020
Full Time
EXAM NUMBER: PH1759C FIRST DAY OF FILING : April 24, 2020 Beginning Friday, April 24, 2020, at 8:00 a.m., Pacific Time (PT) Until the needs of the service are met and is subject to closure without prior notice. TYPE OF RECRUITMENT: Open Competitive Job Opportunity THIS ANNOUNCEMENT IS A RE-BULLETIN TO OPEN THE FILING PERIOD AND UP-DATE BULLETIN LANGUAGE. DEFINITION: Plans, designs, implements, evaluates, and manages health-related surveillance systems, original epidemiologic studies and field investigations; and provides consultation to departmental staff and external health partners on epidemiologic research methodology and design. CLASSIFICATION STANDARDS: Positions allocable to this class typically report to a Supervising Epidemiologist, physician, or higher-level manager. Under general direction, positions are responsible for planning, designing, conducting and/or managing epidemiologic studies, field investigations, and complex surveillance systems. This responsibility includes assignments of a single large and complex project or multiple smaller projects; developing study protocols and methodologies, conducting advanced data analyses, responding to complex data requests, and preparing community reports and technical reports that involve interpretation of findings and policy recommendations. Epidemiologists may also provide technical and administrative supervision to Epidemiology Analysts and other lower-level professional and technical support staff. Essential Job Functions Plans, conducts, and evaluates epidemiological studies and investigations of disease outbreaks; including the development of study design and methodology, analysis of case and control data, and preparation of reports on the study or investigation findings. Plans, manages, and evaluates data collection and surveillance systems to investigate and control acute, chronic, and other health related diseases. Conducts complex data analyses on large and small datasets using methodological techniques and computer software appropriate for epidemiological analysis. Conducts investigations of environmental health threats, including collecting and analyzing health and environmental data; prepares interpretation of findings and disseminates recommended prevention and control measures. Supports program and policy planning activities of the department with reports and information and by serving as an epidemiological content specialist on program planning or evaluation team. Analyzes health-related trends; assesses individual- and community-level risk factors in the population; interprets and reports findings that have public health implications and develops policy recommendations. Responds to complex requests for data on health-related statistics and associated risk behaviors. Prepares technical reports or participates as a co-author on publications in peer-review journals; presents research findings at professional meetings. Participates in the preparation of grant applications to support enhanced surveillance and targeted epidemiologic research on a specific health-related problem. Supervises and directs the work of Epidemiologist Analysts and other support staff investigating environmental health threats, participating in community health improvement initiatives, responding to data requests, and various other epidemiology related studies, investigations, and research. Requirements Meet the following experience and license requirements at the time of filing in order to move forward in the exam process. OPTION I : A Master's degree* from an accredited college or university with specialization in epidemiology - AND - three (3) years of full-time experience assisting in the design, conduct, and evaluation of epidemiologic studies and field investigations. -OR- OPTION II: A Doctoral degree* from an accredited college or university with a specialization in epidemiology. 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 *In order to qualify, you MUST include a legible copy of the official diploma, official transcripts, official letter signed by the Director of the Registrar, or an evaluation report of a transcript with your application or within fifteen (15) calendar days from application submission to hrexams@ph.lacounty.gov . Official diploma or official transcript, of official letter are defined as transcript or letter that bears the college seal and states "official and/or copy" issued by the school Registrar Office. A printout of the transcript from the school's website is NOT considered official and will not be accepted which may result in your application being rejected. Note: Foreign studies must be evaluated by an accredited credential evaluation agency and deemed to be equivalent to degrees from the United States. An evaluation report of a transcript is defined as a report issued by an academic credential evaluation agency recognized by the NACES or the AICE of the United States. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS: Experience working with modeling techniques to predict trends or assess the impact of public health efforts in chronic and infectious disease prevention and control (e.g.such as but not limited to discrete event modeling, agent-based modeling, and related data simulations). Experience working with Epidemiologic research methodology (e.g. epidemiologic measures, study design, stratified analysis techniques). Experience working with advanced statistics (e.g. Poisson, generalized linear, logistic, logic, negative binomial, hierarchical, and Bayesian regression). Experience working with Statistical Analysis Software (SAS) programming language (e.g. merging, concatenating and transposing large datasets, and using macros, arrays, SQL). Experience working with large Public Datasets (e.g. US Census, NHANES and NHIS) Experience working with the Institutional Review Boards (IRB), Records Act and Freedom of International Act. Experience preparing Peer-reviewed manuscripts, health briefs, or health impact assessments. Experience in leading public health program evaluations and investigations, such as outbreaks, clusters, and contact investigations, and conducting outreach initiatives among high risk populations. Additional Information Our Assessment Process: This examination will consist of an Evaluation of Training and Experience based upon application, desirable qualifications and supplemental questionnaire weighted 100%. Applicants must meet the experience requirements listed above and achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on the examination in order to be added to the hiring list (Eligible Register) for consideration of employment. Passing this examination and being added to the Eligible Register does not guarantee an offer of employment. Notifications and final results for this examination will be sent electronically to the e-mail address provided on the application and to your account inbox at My Career Page Website . It is important that candidates provide a valid e-mail address. Test scores cannot be given over the phone. Please add hrexams@ph.lacounty.gov and info@governmentjob.com to your e-mail address book and list of approved senders to prevent e-mail notifications from being filtered as spam/junk mail. See Supplemental Questionnaire for more information. ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION: The names of candidates receiving a passing grade in the examination will be placed on the Eligible Register in the order of their score group for a period of twelve (12) months following the date of promulgation. 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 What to expect next: We ask that you submit an application through the "Apply" link at the top of the opportunity posting using your own user ID and password (using a family member or friend's user ID may erase a candidate's original application record). Applications must be filed online only. You can also track the status of your application using this website. Applications will be processed on an "as-received" basis and those receiving a passing score the assessment will be promulgated to the eligible register accordingly. The names of candidates receiving a passing score in the examination will be placed on the eligible register in the order of their score group for a period of twelve (12) months from the date of promulgation. Fair Chance Employer: The County of Los Angeles is a Fair Chance employer. Except for a very limited number of positions, you will not be asked to provide information about a conviction history unless you receive a contingent offer of employment. The County will make an individual assessment of whether your conviction history has a direct or adverse relationship with the specific duties of the job, and consider potential mitigating factors, including, but not limited to, evidence and extent of rehabilitation, recency of offense(s), and age at the time of the offense(s). If asked to provide information about a conviction history, any convictions or court records which are exempted by a valid court order do not have to be disclosed. Have any questions about anything? Please contact us using the following information: ADA Coordinator Phone: (323) 914-8488 Teletype Phone: (213) 974-0911 California Relay Services Phone: (800) 735-2922 Department Contact Name: Exam Analyst Department Contact Phone: (323) 914-8488 Department Contact E-mail: hrexams@ph.lacounty.gov Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Apr 24, 2020
Full Time
EXAM NUMBER: PH1757D FIRST DAY OF FILING: April 24, 2020 Beginning Friday, April 24, 2020, at 8:00 a.m., Pacific Time (PT) Until the needs of the service are met and is subject to closure without prior notice. TYPE OF RECRUITMENT: Open Competitive Job Opportunity THIS ANNOUNCEMENT IS A RE-BULLETIN TO OPEN THE FILING PERIOD AND UP-DATE BULLETIN LANGUAGE. DEFINITION: Assists in the planning, design, and implementation of health-related surveillance systems or epidemiologic studies, including outbreak investigation and analysis of epidemiology surveys. CLASSIFICATION STANDARDS: Positions allocable to this class typically report to an Epidemiologist or a higher-level supervisor and have responsibility for assisting in the design, development and implementation of epidemiology studies and field investigations. Under close supervision, Epidemiology Analysts conduct literature reviews, assist in the design and preparation of study, surveillance, and field investigation protocols; prepare survey instruments and surveillance forms; conduct data analysis, interpret epidemiologic findings; prepare technical documents; respond to public inquiries on epidemiologic issues; and perform a variety of other epidemiology related work. Positions typically follow defined or established protocols applied to less complex epidemiologic problems and require knowledge of epidemiology and surveillance methods and statistical methods, including biostatistics. Essential Job Functions Designs and conducts epidemiologic surveys, analyzes surveillance data, and assesses risks of possible epidemics or health-related hazards; prepares epidemiological reports using health data from multiple sources. Investigates disease outbreaks by field participation or by analysis of pertinent data collected by district personnel, including developing case definitions, case report forms, and analyzing case-control study data to determine the cause and probable source of such outbreaks; prepares reports on investigation findings. Participates in the investigation of environmental health threats by collecting and analyzing health and environmental data, preparing interpretation of findings and disseminating recommended prevention and control measures. Responds to requests for data on health-related statistics and associated risk behaviors; designs, codes, and constructs variables by utilizing computer software appropriate for epidemiologic analysis. Prepares detailed statistical reports and analyses of data that include, but are not limited to, specific geographic area, population size, gender, race, age, and medical condition. Analyzes health trends and patterns in the county population and assists in the development of a community health profile with policy recommendations. Reviews epidemiological case history forms completed by District nurses or physicians to gather information and to ensure accuracy and completeness of forms. Prepares summaries of epidemiologic studies for presentations in community settings or at professional meetings. Assists in the preparation of a grant application to support enhanced surveillance and targeted epidemiologic research on a specific health-related issue. Requirements Meet the following experience and license requirements at the time of filing in order to move forward in the exam process. A Master's degree* from an accredited college with specialization in Epidemiology or Biostatistics. 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 *In order to qualify, you MUST include a legible copy of the official diploma, official transcripts, official letter signed by the Director of the Registrar, or an evaluation report of a transcript with your application or within fifteen (15) calendar days from application submission to hrexams@ph.lacounty.gov . Official diploma or official transcript, of official letter are defined as transcript or letter that bears the college seal and states "official and/or copy" issued by the school Registrar Office. A printout of the transcript from the school's website is NOT considered official and will not be accepted which may result in your application being rejected. Note: Foreign studies must be evaluated by an accredited credential evaluation agency and deemed to be equivalent to degrees from the United States. An evaluation report of a transcript is defined as a report issued by an academic credential evaluation agency recognized by the NACES or the AICE of the United States. DESIRABLES QUALIFICATION: Experience using SAS/ACCESS to import data in various formats including tab- or comma delimited, and/or analysis of large datasets using Base SAS. Experience using Microsoft Excel and/or Microsoft Access to enter and summarize data. Experience using Geographic Information Systems (GIS) software to create thematic maps and conduct spatial analysis. Experience conducting literature searches using multiple methods including online journal databases and other internet sources. Experience as a lead or co-author on at least one peer-reviewed publication. Additional Information Our Assessment Process: This examination will consist of an evaluation of experience and desirable qualifications based upon application information and supplemental questionnaire weighted 100% . Applicants must meet the experience requirements listed above and achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on the examination in order to be added to the hiring list (Eligible Register) for consideration of employment. Passing this examination and being added to the Eligible Register does not guarantee an offer of employment. Notifications and final results for this examination will be sent electronically to the e-mail address provided on the application and to your account inbox at My Career Page Website . It is important that candidates provide a valid e-mail address. Test scores cannot be given over the phone. Please add hrexams@ph.lacounty.gov and info@governmentjob.com to your e-mail address book and list of approved senders to prevent e-mail notifications from being filtered as spam/junk mail. See Supplemental Questionnaire for further information. ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION: The names of candidates receiving a passing grade in the examination will be placed on the Eligible Register in the order of their score group for a period of twelve (12) months following the date of promulgation. 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 What to expect next: We ask that you submit an application through the "Apply" link at the top of the opportunity posting using your own user ID and password (using a family member or friend's user ID may erase a candidate's original application record). Applications must be filed online only. You can also track the status of your application using this website. Applications will be processed on an "as-received" basis and those receiving a passing score the assessment will be promulgated to the eligible register accordingly. The names of candidates receiving a passing score in the examination will be placed on the eligible register in the order of their score group for a period of twelve (12) months from the date of promulgation. Fair Chance Employer: The County of Los Angeles is a Fair Chance employer. Except for a very limited number of positions, you will not be asked to provide information about a conviction history unless you receive a contingent offer of employment. The County will make an individual assessment of whether your conviction history has a direct or adverse relationship with the specific duties of the job, and consider potential mitigating factors, including, but not limited to, evidence and extent of rehabilitation, recency of offense(s), and age at the time of the offense(s). If asked to provide information about a conviction history, any convictions or court records which are exempted by a valid court order do not have to be disclosed. Have any questions about anything? Please contact us using the following information: ADA Coordinator Phone: (323) 914-8488 Teletype Phone: (213) 974-0911 California Relay Services Phone: (800) 735-2922 Department Contact Name: Exam Analyst Department Contact Phone: (323) 914-8488 Department Contact E-mail: hrexams@ph.lacounty.gov Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Apr 24, 2020
Full Time
The Los Angeles County Department of Human Resources is offering an exciting career opportunity for a visionary leader with expertise in leading talent management programs for a large public or private sector organization, or in an organization subject to government oversight and audit, including managing testing and selection, talent acquisition, and workforce development. If you are a determined individual with integrity who knows how to build trust and collaboration among dedicated professionals and fellow leaders, then the Assistant Director, Human Resources (Talent Management) position is the one for which you should apply. For further information about this executive level position and requirements, please read the brochure. To download the brochure, click here. To view and print a copy of the brochure for this position, you must have Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your computer. THE COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES IS AN ACTIVE EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Apr 21, 2020
Full Time
EXAM NUMBER: M2059F-R TYPE OF RECRUITMENT: Open Competitive Job Opportunity FIRST DAY OF FILING Applications will be accepted starting Tuesday, March 26, 2019, 8:00 A.M. (PT) The first review of applications will take place on April 9, 2019. The examination will remain open until the needs of the service are met and is subject to closure without prior notice. DEFINITION: Supervises the activities of a group of real property agents engaged in negotiations and transactions related to the acquisition and management of real property. CLASSIFICATION STANDARDS: Positions allocable to this class work under the administrative and technical supervision of a Principal Real Property Agent or higher level supervisor. Positions are responsible for providing first level administrative and technical supervision to a group of real property agents engaged in performing real property negotiations, transactions, and management. Incumbents must utilize a thorough knowledge of real estate principles and laws in order to supervise negotiations for a wide range of real property transactions, including complex leases and analysis and interpretation of appraisals of high value real property. Incumbents must exercise a thorough knowledge of the principles and techniques of supervision, basic personnel and employee relations principles, and departmental policies and guidelines. Essential Job Functions Supervises a group of Real Property Agents performing negotiations for rights of way, leases, purchase, sale, management, title, escrow, concessions, franchises, or other major phases of real property work. Supervises the preparation of deeds, leases, reconveyances, agreements, maps, and other documents involved in real property transactions and management. Prepares or reviews complex leases, negotiations, or purchases of real property for highways, public building sites, park sites, Flood Control facilities and for other general public purposes. Analyzes and interprets appraisals on complex high value properties to be used in condemnation suits, major leases for County governmental offices, or sale or lease of properties. Supervises the management, operation, and maintenance of properties acquired by the County and the Flood Control District. Appraises real property for the purpose of determining market or fair rental value in the negotiation of leases, rights of way, and excess sales. Prepares recommendations and reports for the Board of Supervisors, governmental agencies and officials. Performs special County-wide or difficult real property management assignments as necessary. Supervises the inspection of or personally inspects alterations being made, or buildings being erected under lease arrangements, to ensure the agreed lessor-lessee specifications are being met. Advises subordinates and representatives of County Counsel on pretrial and trial proceedings and reviews settlements being made during such proceedings. Requirements SELECTION REQUIREMENTS: OPTION I : Graduation from an accredited college with a Bachelor's Degree including real estate courses totaling 15 semester units or 23 quarter units* -and- three years' experience in appraising, acquiring, selling, leasing, or managing real property at the level of Real Property Agent ll**; two years of which must have involved commercial or industrial property.*** OPTION II: Graduation from an accredited college with a Bachelor's Degree including real estate courses totaling 15 semester units or 23 quarter units* -and- three years in facilities project design, development or space management at the level of Real Property Agent ll.** OPTION III: Three years experience performing real property analysis, appraisal, sale, lease, relocation or concession and franchise negotiation for public use as a Real Property Agent II in the County Service.**** 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: *In order to receive credit for the Bachelor's degree and required units in real estate, you must include a legible copy of your OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPTS with your application at the time of filing or within fifteen (15) calendar days from application submission. Required documents may be emailed to vcudiamat@hr.lacounty.gov . Foreign studies must be evaluated by an academic credential evaluation agency and deemed to be equivalent to degrees from the United States. (See Accreditation Information under Employment Information) **Experience at the level of Real Property Agent II is defined as performing real property analysis, appraisal, purchase, sale, leases, relocation, or concession and franchise negotiation for public or County use. ***One additional year of the required experience involving commercial or industrial property will be accepted for each year of required college provided that 15 semester units of real estate courses have been completed. ****Applicants who expect to qualify under Option III need to hold or have held the actual payroll title of Real Property Agent II for the County of Los Angeles. No Out-of-Class experience will be accepted for this option. Additional Information EXAMINATION CONTENT: This examination will consist of four (4) parts: PART I: A multiple choice test covering Deductive Reasoning Ability; Management Potential; Achievement; Flexibility; Confidence and Optimism; Thoroughness; Sense of Duty; Innovation: Influence; Independence and Professional Potential. Candidates who complete Part I, will be invited to the next part (Part II) of the examination. PART II: A multiple choice test covering Written Expression; Reading Comprehension; and Data Analysis and Decision Making. The combined score of Part I and Part II is weighted at 40%. MULTIPLE CHOICE TESTS ARE NOT REVIEWABLE BY CANDIDATES PER CIVIL SERVICE RULE 7.19. Only applicants that achieve a combined passing score of 70% or higher on Part I and Part II will proceed to the next test administration (Part III). PART III: An interview exam covering Technical Knowledge; Analytical Ability; Customer Service and Interpersonal Skills; Organizational Skills; and Oral Communication weighted at 50%. Only applicants that achieve a combined passing score of 70% or higher on Part III will proceed to the next test administration (Part IV). PART IV: An evaluation of Training & Experience measuring Technical Knowledge and Clerical/Office Computing based upon supplemental questionnaire weighted at 10%. APPLICANTS MUST MEET THE SELECTION REQUIREMENTS AND MUST ACHIEVE A PASSING SCORE OF 70% OR HIGHER ON THE EXAMINATION IN ORDER TO BE PLACED ON THE ELIGIBLE REGISTER. Invitation letters to the test(s) will be sent electronically to the email address provided on the application. It is important that candidates provide a valid email address. Please add vcudiamat@hr.lacounty.gov and info@governmentjobs.com to your email address book and list of approved senders to prevent email notifications from being filtered as spam/junk mail. Notice of Non -Acceptance and Final Result letter will be mailed via USPS. Test scores cannot be given over the telephone. T R A N S FER OF SCORES Applicants that have taken identical multiple choice test part(s) for other exams within the last 12 months, will have their multiple choice test responses for the identical test part(s) automatically transferred to this examination. This examination contains test parts that may be used in the future for new examinations. Your scores will be transferred to the new examination and may not be allowed to re-take any identical multiple choice test parts for at least 12 months. TEST PREPARATION Test preparation resources are available to help candidates prepare for the multiple choice employment tests: Study guides and other test preparation resources are available to help candidates prepare for employment tests. An interactive, Online Test Preparation System for taking practice tests may be accessed on the Department of Human Resources website at http://hr.lacounty.gov/ . Please click on "Find a Job" and then "Job Search Toolkit." Test Preparation Information is located under the "Employment Test Assistance" section. You can also access test preparation for the computerized portion of the test by going to http://www.shldirect.com/practice_tests.html . While these practice materials will help in preparing for the test, we advise you to review ALL related materials that you deem necessary. ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION: The names of candidates receiving a passing score in the examination will be placed on the eligible register 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 in this examination more than once every six (6) months. VACANCY INFORMATION: The eligible register resulting from this examination will be used to fill vacancies throughout Chief Executive Office, as they occur. AVAILABLE SHIFT: Day APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION: Applications must be filed online only. Applications submitted by U.S. Mail, Fax or in person will NOT be accepted. We must receive your application by the last day of filing. Any required documents must be received at the time of filing or within fifteen (15) calendar days from application submission. Note: If you are unable to attach documentation to your online application, you may email it to vcudiamat@hr.lacounty.gov . Please ensure to reference your attachment by writing your full name, examination title, and examination number on the subject of your email. Applications submitted by U.S. Mail, Fax, or in person will not be accepted. Apply online by clicking the green "Apply" button at the top right of this posting. You can also track the status of your application using this website. Provide any relevant job experience in the spaces provided so we can evaluate your qualifications for the job. For each job held, give the name and address of your employer, your job title, beginning and ending dates, number of hours worked per week, description of work performed, and salary earned. IMPORTANT NOTES: ALL information included in the application materials is subject to VERIFICATION. We may reject your application at any point during the examination and hiring process, including after an appointment has been made. FALSIFICATION of any information may result in DISQUALIFICATION . Utilizing VERBIAGE from Class Specification and Selection Requirements serving as your description of duties WILL NOT be sufficient to meet the requirements. Doing so may result in an INCOMPLETE APPLICATION and you may be DISQUALIFIED . 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. SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER: Please include your Social Security Number for record control purposes. Federal law requires that all employed persons have a Social Security Number. COMPUTER AND INTERNET ACCESS AT PUBLIC LIBRARIES: For candidates who may not have regular access to a computer or the internet, applications can be completed on computers at public libraries throughout Los Angeles County. NO SHARING OF USER ID AND PASSWORD: All applicants must file their application online using their OWN user ID and password. Using a family member or friend's user ID and password may erase a candidate's original application record. 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: Virna Cudiamat Department Contact Phone: (213) 351-2953 Department Contact Email: vcudiamat@ hr.la county.gov Closing Date/Time: Continuous
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Apr 21, 2020
Full Time
FILING DATE: April 21, 2020 at 8:00 a.m., PST Until the needs of the service are met and is subject to closure without prior notice. EXAM NUMBER: Y5261G TYPE OF RECRUITMENT Open Competitive Job Opportunity DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES: The Los Angeles County Department of Health Services (DHS) is the second largest municipal health system in the nation. DHS operates as an integrated health system, operating 26 health centers and four acute care hospitals, in addition to providing health care to youth in the juvenile justice system and inmates in the LA County jails. Across the network of DHS' directly operated clinical sites and through partnerships with community-based clinics, DHS cares for about 800,000 unique patients each year, employs over 22,000 staff, and has an annual operating budget of 5 billion. Through academic affiliations with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), the University of Southern California (USC), and the Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Sciences (CDU), DHS hospitals are training sites for physicians completing their Graduate Medical Education in nearly every medical specialty and subspecialty. In addition, to its direct clinical services, DHS also runs the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Agency and the County's 911 emergency response system, as well as Housing for Health and the Office of Diversion and Re-entry, each with a critical role in connecting vulnerable populations, including those released from correctional and institutional settings, to supportive housing. THE MISSION: We're remaking the nation's largest county-run correctional health system with a focus on social justice medicine, compassionate whole-person care, community partnership and professional growth. Every day, we put our vision and our values into practice as we strive to improve healthcare for uniquely underserved population. DEFINITION: This temporary class provides professional nursing care and services to patients in a variety of settings. Essential Job Functions Follows established policies and procedures within their scope of practice. Complies with licensing and accreditation standards and other regulatory requirements. Consistently seeks assistance and feedback regarding patient and clinical practice issues. Accepts personal accountability and demonstrates initiative in continuing to develop nursing knowledge and skills. Participates in patient care conferences, committee meetings, staff development, standardized procedures, and/or education programs to increase or maintain professional competency. Seeks experiences that reflect current clinical practice to achieve and enhance professional and clinical skills and competencies. Participates in performance improvement activities. Maintains courteous and respectful interaction with patients, co-workers, and member of the public. Provides care in a non-judgmental, non-discriminatory manner. Respects patient rights; adheres to and protects patient privacy, confidentiality, and security guidelines. Assists with responses to ALCU inquiries, third party complaints, inmate complaints and court orders. Completes and maintains accurate and legible documentation and records in a clear, concise, and timely manner. Reports and intervenes in incidents involving patients, visitors, or employees, as required. Delegates, assigns, and/or supervises the assigned work. The RN I, Correctional Health is accountable for the completion of delegated work, as required. Assessment/Reassessment: Interviews patient and other individuals to collect information as part of a comprehensive assessment. Observes overall patient condition including physically assessment the patient. Identifies economic, educational, and cultural barriers; spiritual influences; and age specific and biophysical needs. Reviews all available information, including medical records, patient history, and other documentation. Documents all findings and observations. Initiates reassessment of patients. Recognizes deviations from baseline and interprets subtle changes in a patient's condition. Prioritizes care based on appropriate identification of nursing diagnosis and patient needs Planning: Formulates a plan of care and/or nursing care plans based upon assessment and in accordance with provider orders and/or approved departmental standardized procedures. Identifies nursing care objectives and makes appropriate referrals. Prioritizes and coordinates patients care needs and activities as a member of an interdisciplinary patient care team. Modifies plans of patient care based on reassessment findings, specific patient care needs, and/or changes in interdisciplinary treatment plan. Assists in coordination with identified sources for discharge when available. Identifies appropriate tools and/or teaching methods for patient education. Implementation: Provides individualized and specialized nursing care and administers medications and treatments to patients as prescribed and/or in accordance with approved departmental standardized procedures. Observes patient's response to interventions and treatments and monitors for side effects of medication administration. Recognizes and responds to changes in patient status timely and appropriate. Performs efficiently in emergency situations. Implements the integrated plan of care and coordinates patient care activities with members of the health care team. Provides teaching including aftercare instructions. Recognizes safety hazards in the patient care environment and initiates timely and appropriate intervention. Uses patient care equipment and devices safely. Evaluation/Monitoring: Observes, evaluates, and communicates the effects of treatments and interventions. Reassesses and revises plan of care in collaboration with other members of the health care team. Communicates appropriately with patients and/or caregivers concerning care and treatment plans. Requirements SELECTION REQUIREMENTS 1. A license* to practice as a Registered Nurse issued by the California Board of Registered Nursing. 2. One year of experience within the last five years, as a registered nurse in a hospital, clinic or in a correctional facility. 3. Current certification** in accordance with the American Heart Association's Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers (CPR & AED) Program. 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: License and Certification Information To compete in this examination process, applicants must have a license to practice as a Registered Nurse issued by the California Board of Registered Nursing -OR- have a license to practice as a Registered Nurse issued by a State Government Board of Registered Nursing, within the United States of America. Applicants who have a license to practice as a Registered Nurse issued by a State Government Board of Registered Nursing, within the United States of America, may compete in this examination. However, the names of such candidates will be withheld from the certification list pending receipt of the required license authorized by the California Board of Registered Nursing. Please ensure the License and Certification Section of the application is completed. Provide the title(s) of your required license(s), the number(s), date(s) of issue, date(s) of expiration, and the name(s) of the issuing agency for the required license as specified in the Selection Requirements. *The original license to practice as a Registered Nurse issued by the California Board of Registered Nursing and BLS certification must be presented during the selection process and/or prior to appointment. **Applicants must attach a legible photocopy of their BLS certification to their application at the time of filing or within 15 calendar days from the application filing date. Applications submitted without the required evidence of BLS certification will be rejected. The required license, certificate, and/or permit MUST be current and unrestricted; a 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. Additional Information EXAMINATION CONTENT This examination will consist of a qualifying online unproctored Work Styles Assessment (WSA) written test, weighted 100% covering deductive reasoning ability, professional potential, achievement, independence, influence, confidence and optimism, and reliability. Applicants will receive instructions via email on when and how to log on and take the online unproctored written test. Applicants who do not pass the written test will be notified by mail. Scores cannot be given over the telephone. Applicants must meet the selection requirements and pass the qualifying written test in order to be placed on the Eligible Register. WRITTEN TESTS ARE NOT REVIEWABLE BY CANDIDATES PER CIVIL SERVICE RULE 7.19. CANDIDATES MUST ACHIEVE A PASSING SCORE OF 70% OR HIGHER ON THE EXAMINATION IN ORDER TO BE PLACED ON THE ELIGIBLE REGISTER. Notification Letters and other correspondences will be sent electronically to the email address provided on the application. It is important that applicants provide a valid email address. Please add cramirez4@dhs.lacounty.gov and info@governmentjobs.com to your email address book and to the list of approved senders to prevent email notifications from being filtered as SPAM/JUNK mail. TRANSFER OF SCORES Applicants that have taken identical written test part(s) for other exams within the last 12 months, will have their written test responses for the identical test part(s) automatically transferred to this examination. This examination contains test parts that may be used in the future for new examinations. Your scores will be transferred to the new examination and may not be allowed to re-take any identical test parts for at least 12 months. TEST PREPARATION Study guides and other test preparation resources are available to help candidates prepare for employment tests. An interactive, Online Test Preparation System for taking practice tests may be accessed on the Department of Human Resources website at http://hr.lacounty.gov/ . Please click on Job Info Center, then click on Employment Test Preparation. You may also access test preparation materials for the computerized portion of the test by going to the website: http://www.shldirect.com/practice_tests.html . While these study guides will help in preparing for the test, we advise you to review ALL related materials that you deem necessary. Candidates must achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on this examination to be added to the eligible register. ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION Applications will be processed on an "as-received" basis and those receiving a passing score will be promulgated to the eligible register accordingly. The names of candidates receiving a passing grade in the examination will be placed on the eligible register 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 promulgation. NO PERSON MAY COMPETE IN THIS EXAMINATION MORE THAN ONCE EVERY TWELVE (12) MONTHS. VACANCY INFORMATION The eligible register for this examination will be used to fill vacancies throughout the Department of Health Services - Correctional Health as they occur. SPECIAL INFORMATION The County of Los Angeles is a Fair Chance employer. Except for a very limited number of positions, you will not be asked to provide information about a conviction history unless you receive a contingent offer of employment. The County will make an individualized assessment of whether your conviction history has a direct or adverse relationship with the specific duties of the job, and consider potential mitigating factors, including, but not limited to, evidence and extent of rehabilitation, recency of the offense(s), and age at the time of the offense(s). If asked to provide information about a conviction history, any convictions or court records which are exempted by a valid court order do not have to be disclosed. AVAILABLE SHIFT: Any Appointees may be required to work any shift and at any correctional facility, including evenings, nights, weekends and holidays. Appointees will be in direct contact with inmate patients in a jail environment to provide professional nursing care and services to inmate patients. 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 Class Specification and Minimum Requirements serving as your description of duties WILL NOT be sufficient to demonstrate that you meet the requirements. Doing so may result in an INCOMPLETE APPLICATION and you may be DISQUALIFIED. This examination will remain open until the needs of the service are met. Application filing may be suspended at any time with or without advance notice. Fill out your application completely. The acceptance of your application depends on whether you have clearly shown that you meet the REQUIREMENTS. Provide any relevant education, training, and experience in the spaces provided so we can evaluate your qualifications for the job. For each job held, give the name and address of your employer, your job title, beginning and ending dates, number of hours worked per week, and description of work performed . If your application is incomplete, it will be rejected. Applications electronically received after 5:00 p.m., PST, on the last day of filing will not be accepted. NOTE: If you are unable to attach required documents, you must e-mail the documents to the exam analyst at cramirez4@dhs.lacounty.gov, within 15 calendar days of filing online. Please include the exam number and the exam title. SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER: Please include your Social Security Number for record control purposes. Federal law requires that all employed persons have a Social Security Number. COMPUTER AND INTERNET ACCESS AT PUBLIC LIBRARIES: For candidates who may not have regular access to a computer or the internet, applications can be completed on computers at public libraries throughout Los Angeles County. NO SHARING OF USER ID AND PASSWORD: All applicants must file their application online using their own user ID and password. Using a family member's or friend's user ID and password may erase a candidate's original application record. ADA COORDINATOR PHONE: (323) 914-7111 CALIFORNIA RELAY SERVICES PHONE: (800) 735-2922 DEPARTMENT CONTACT: Christina Ramirez, Exam Analyst (323) 914-7619 Cramirez4@dhs.lacounty.gov Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Apr 21, 2020
Full Time
DEPARTMENT OF MENTAL HEALTH EXAM NUMBER: b5408B Physician, Post Graduate (1st Year) OPEN COMPETITIVE JOB OPPORTUNITY This exam will post Monday, April 20, 2020 and will begin accepting applications on the FILING START DATE: Tuesday, April 21, 2020 at 8:00 a.m. This examination will remain open until the needs of the position are met. REBULLETIN INFORMATION THIS ANNOUNCEMENT IS A REBULLETIN TO REOPEN FOR FILING, PERSONS WHO HAVE ALREADY APPLIED WITHIN THE LAST (12) MONTHS NEED NOT REAPPLY, BUT MAY SUBMIT ADDITIONAL INFORMATION BY THE LAST DAY OF FILING. DEFINITION: Renders professional medical services to patients as part of the first year of a post graduate educational program under the supervision of medical staff. CLASSIFICATION STANDARDS: Positions allocable to this class are supervised by medical staff and are responsible for providing routine medical care and treatment to a variety of patients during the first year of post graduate education in a hospital approved for such training. Positions in this class follow established department policy, procedures, and guidelines as determined by medical specialties and sub-specialties and receive close direction by physicians and medical staff in providing medical care and treatments. Essential Job Functions Examines, diagnoses and treats patients in admitting and treatment rooms, clinics, wards and special services. Develops and documents an initial plan of care based on patient history and physical examination. Formulates a diagnosis and consults with medical staff concerning appropriate diagnosis and treatment plan. Re-evaluates patients individually and as a part of a patient care team on a routine basis to note condition and progress and modify patient care plans as indicated by medical staff. Orders and prescribes medications and monitor for effects and adverse reactions on patients under immediate supervision of attending physicians. Orders and interprets routine findings of diagnostic, imaging, and laboratory tests and reports to medical staff. Records medical case histories, physical findings and progress notes to document treatment on patients according to hospital policy and/or JCAHO standards. Keeps patient case records current and prepares reports; fills out forms and corresponds with other parties involved in the medical care of hospital patients maintaining confidentiality according to State and Federal laws and hospital policies. Provides emergency medical care to patients as directed by medical staff. Performs additional medical duties of physicians in any specialty area to which the individual may be assigned. Requirements SELECTION REQUIREMENTS : A Doctor of Medicine degree conferred by an approved medical school- AND- Current Registration with the Medical Board of California as a student in the first post graduate year of training. PHYSICAL CLASS: 3 - Moderate. This class requires that the incumbent stand or walk most of the time with bending, stooping, squatting, twisting, reaching, working or irregular surfaces, occasional lifting of objects weighing over 25 pounds, and frequent lifting of 10-25 pounds. Desirable Qualifications: Post Degree Experience in the Medical Field Additional Information EXAMINATION CONTENT This examination will consist of an evaluation of experience based upon application information, weighted 100%. Candidates must achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on the weighted part of this examination in order to be placed on the eligible register. ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION: The names of candidates receiving a passing score in the examination will be added to the Eligible Register in the order of their score group for a period of twelve (12) months following the date of promulgation. NO PERSON MAY COMPETE IN THIS EXAMINATION MORE THAN ONCE EVERY TWELVE (12) MONTHS. SPECIAL INFORMATION: The County of Los Angeles is a Fair Chance employer. Except for a very limited number of positions, you will not be asked to provide information about a conviction history unless you receive a contingent offer of employment. The County will make an individualized assessment of whether your conviction history has a direct or adverse relationship with the specific duties of the job, and consider potential mitigating factors, including, but not limited to, evidence and extent of rehabilitation, recency of the offense(s), and age 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. Past and present mental health clients and family members are encouraged to apply. AVAILABLE SHIFT Appointees may be required to work any shift, including evenings, nights, weekends and holidays. VACANCY INFORMATION The eligible register for this examination will be used to fill vacancies in the Department of Mental Health. APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION: Applicants are required to complete and submit an online Los Angeles County Employment Application AND Supplemental Questionnaire in order to be considered for this examination. Paper applications, resumes, or any unsolicited documents will not be accepted in lieu of completing the online application and Supplemental Questionnaire. We must receive your application by 5:00 pm, PST, on the last day of filing. INSTRUCTIONS FOR FILING ONLINE Apply online by clicking on the green "Apply" button at the top right of this posting. Applicants must complete and submit their online applications and upload the required residency completion certificate/diploma as attachment(s) during application submission, or send by email to exams@dmh.lacounty.gov within 15 calendar days from date of application submission. Indicate the Exam Title on the subject line when sending required documents by email. The acceptance of your application will depend on whether you have clearly shown that you meet the Selection Requirements. Your online application must show complete education and work experience information necessary to evaluate your qualifications. Education information section must include name and address of school attended, complete dates attended, name of course/s taken, number of units earned, and degree/s earned. Work experience section must include job title, employer name and address, name of work area/facility, actual payroll title held and not the working and/or functional titles, from/to dates of employment including month, day and year, total number of months, total number of hours worked per week - not a range of hours (full or part-time), and complete and detailed description of related job duties. If range of hours is provided, experience will be prorated based on the lowest number of hours worked per week. LIST separately each job experience to be evaluated. All information is subject to verification. Applicants may be rejected at any stage of the selection process. IMPORTANT NOTES: Please note that ALL information supplied by applicants and included in the application materials is subject to VERIFICATION at any point during the examination and hiring process, including after an appointment has been made. Applications may be rejected at any stage of the examination and selection process. FALSIFICATION of any information may result in DISQUALIFICATION or RESCISSION OF APPOINTMENT . Utilizing VERBIAGE from the Class Specification, Selection Requirements, and/or Special Requirement Information serving as your description of duties WILL NOT be sufficient to demonstrate that you meet the requirements. In doing so, your application will be REJECTED as INCOMPLETE . SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER: Please include your Social Security Number for record control purposes in the format XXX-XX-XXXX. Federal law requires that all employed persons have a Social Security Number . NO SHARING OF USER ID AND PASSWORD: All applicants must file their application online using their OWN user ID and password. Using a family member's or friend's user ID and password may erase a candidate's original application record. 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. DEPARTMENT CONTACT Department Contact Name: Joshua Goldman, Exam Analyst Department Contact Phone: 213-972-7046 or 213-972-7034 Department Contact Email: exams@dmh.lacounty.gov ADA Coordinator Phone: 213-972-7034 Teletype Phone: 800-735-2922 California Relay Services Phone: 800-735-2922 Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Apr 21, 2020
Full Time
DEPARTMENT OF MENTAL HEALTH EXAM NUMBER: b5411B Physician, Post Graduate (2nd Year) OPEN COMPETITIVE JOB OPPORTUNITY This exam will post Monday, April 20, 2020 and will begin accepting applications on the FILING START DATE: Tuesday, April 21, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. This examination will remain open until the needs of the position are met. DEFINITION: Renders professional medical services to patients as part of a post graduate educational program under the supervision of medical staff. CLASSIFICATION STANDARDS: Positions allocable to this class work under general direction of medical staff and are responsible for providing medical care and treatments in a medical specialty field to a variety of patients during a period of post graduate education in a hospital approved for such training. Incumbents in this class receive varying degrees of direction by physicians and medical staff in providing medical care and treatments based on the amount of training and knowledge gained in the medical specialty. Positions in this class follow established department policy, procedures, and guidelines as determined by medical specialties and sub-specialties. Essential Job Functions Performs physician duties by providing specific medical care and treatment in a medical specialty as directed by the physician. Examines, diagnoses and treats patients in admitting and treatment rooms, clinics, wards and special services. Works with hospital and clinical staff regarding the care to patients. Renders emergency medical care to patients. Develops and documents a plan of care and treatment in a medical specialty based on patient diagnosis, history and examination. Re-evaluates patients individually and as a part of a patient care team on a routine basis to note condition and progress and modify patient care plans according to patient progress. Orders and prescribes specific medications and monitor for effects and adverse reactions on patients. Orders and interprets findings of diagnostic studies and reports to medical staff. Documents treatment on patients according to hospital and clinical policy and/or JCAHO standards. Keeps patient case records current and prepares reports; fills out forms and corresponds with other parties involved in the medical care of hospital and clinical patients maintaining confidentiality according to State and Federal laws and hospital and clinical policies. Provides emergency medical care to patients as directed by medical staff. Requirements MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS : LICENSE: A California State Physician's and Surgeon's Certificate authorized by the Medical Board of California or the Osteopathic Medical Board of California. Appointees may present a letter acknowledging registration with the Medical Board of California or the Osteopathic Medical Board of California. Following appointment, appointees must present proof of having successfully passed the first State Board examination following appointment. Appointees may present a letter from the Medical Board of California or the Osteopathic Medical Board of California acknowledging application for a reciprocity certificate. Following appointment, applicants must present proof of having received a reciprocity certificate or a California State Physician's and Surgeon's Certificate. In lieu of a license, an appointee must have specific authorization from an approved medical school to participate in the professional activities of a department in that school -AND- must have applied for and received approval from the Medical Board of California or the Osteopathic Medical Board of California to participate in a post graduate educational program where such specific authorization has been granted. If the candidate is a graduate of a foreign medical school, he must have received certification to participate in a post-graduate training program from the educational Council for Foreign Medical Graduates, which is approved by the American Medical Association. A graduate of an International medical school must have received a California State Physician's and Surgeon's Certificate by the last day of their 36th month of training.* PHYSICAL CLASS: 3 - Moderate. This class requires that the incumbent stand or walk most of the time with bending, stooping, squatting, twisting, reaching, working or irregular surfaces, occasional lifting of objects weighing over 25 pounds, and frequent lifting of 10-25 pounds. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS: Post medical school degree experience in medical practice * License :In order to receive credit for the licensure requirements, you must include a legible copy of the licensure, letter, or authorization with your application at the time of filing or within 15 calendar days of filing. Additional Information EXAMINATION CONTENT This examination will consist of an evaluation of experience and desirable qualifications based upon the Application and Supplemental Questionnaire information weighted 100%. Candidates must achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on the weighted part of this examination in order to be placed on the eligible register. ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION: The names of candidates receiving a passing score in the examination will be added to the Eligible Register in the order of their score group for a period of twelve (12) months following the date of promulgation. NO PERSON MAY COMPETE IN THIS EXAMINATION MORE THAN ONCE EVERY TWELVE (12) MONTHS. Past and present mental health clients and family members are encouraged to apply. AVAILABLE SHIFT Appointees may be required to work any shift, including evenings, nights, weekends and holidays. VACANCY INFORMATION The eligible register for this examination will be used to fill vacancies in the Department of Mental Health. APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION: Applicants are required to complete and submit an online Los Angeles County Employment Application AND Supplemental Questionnaire in order to be considered for this examination. Paper applications, resumes, or any unsolicited documents will not be accepted in lieu of completing the online application and Supplemental Questionnaire. We must receive your application by 5:00 pm, PST, on the last day of filing. INSTRUCTIONS FOR FILING ONLINE Apply online by clicking on the green "Apply" button at the top right of this posting. Applicants must complete and submit their online applications and upload required documents (i.e. Letter from the Medical Board of California or the Osteopathic Medical Board of California or medical school authorization) as attachment(s) during application submission, or send by email to exams@dmh.lacounty.gov within 15 calendar days from date of application submission. Indicate the Exam Title on the subject line when sending required documents by email. The acceptance of your application will depend on whether you have clearly shown that you meet the Selection Requirements. Your online application must show complete education and work experience information necessary to evaluate your qualifications. Education information section must include name and address of school attended, complete dates attended, name of course/s taken, number of units earned, and degree/s earned. Work experience section must include job title, employer name and address, name of work area/facility, actual payroll title held and not the working and/or functional titles, from/to dates of employment including month, day and year, total number of months, total number of hours worked per week - not a range of hours (full or part-time), and complete and detailed description of related job duties. If range of hours is provided, experience will be prorated based on the lowest number of hours worked per week. LIST separately each job experience to be evaluated. All information is subject to verification. Applicants may be rejected at any stage of the selection process. IMPORTANT NOTES: Please note that ALL information supplied by applicants and included in the application materials is subject to VERIFICATION at any point during the examination and hiring process, including after an appointment has been made. Applications may be rejected at any stage of the examination and selection process. FALSIFICATION of any information may result in DISQUALIFICATION or RESCISSION OF APPOINTMENT . Utilizing VERBIAGE from the Class Specification, Selection Requirements, and/or Special Requirement Information serving as your description of duties WILL NOT be sufficient to demonstrate that you meet the requirements. In doing so, your application will be REJECTED as INCOMPLETE . SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER: Please include your Social Security Number for record control purposes. Federal law requires that all employed persons have a Social Security Number. NO SHARING OF USER ID AND PASSWORD: All applicants must file their application online using their OWN user ID and password. Using a family member's or friend's user ID and password may erase a candidate's original application record. 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. FAIR CHANCE INITIATIVE: The County of Los Angeles is a Fair Chance employer. Except for a very limited number of positions, you will not be asked to provide information about a conviction history unless you receive a contingent offer of employment. The County will make an individual assessment of whether your conviction history has a direct or adverse relationship with the specific duties of the job, and consider potential mitigating factors, including, but not limited to, evidence and extent of rehabilitation, recency of the offense(s), and age at the time of the offense(s). If asked to provide information about a conviction history, any convictions or court records which are exempted by a valid court order do not have to be disclosed. DEPARTMENT CONTACT Department Contact Name: Joshua Goldman, Exam Analyst Department Contact Phone: 213-972-7046 or 213-972-7034 Department Contact Email: exams@dmh.lacounty.gov ADA Coordinator Phone: 213-972-7034 Teletype Phone: 800-735-2922 California Relay Services Phone: 800-735-2922 Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Apr 21, 2020
Full Time
DEPARTMENT OF MENTAL HEALTH EXAM NUMBER: b5411C Physician, Post Graduate (3rd Year) OPEN COMPETITIVE JOB OPPORTUNITY This exam will post Monday, April 20, 2020 and will begin accepting applications on the FILING START DATE: Tuesday, April 21, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. This examination will remain open until the needs of the position are met. DEFINITION: Renders professional medical services to patients as part of a post graduate educational program under the supervision of medical staff. CLASSIFICATION STANDARDS: Positions allocable to this class work under general direction of medical staff and are responsible for providing medical care and treatments in a medical specialty field to a variety of patients during a period of post graduate education in a hospital approved for such training. Incumbents in this class receive varying degrees of direction by physicians and medical staff in providing medical care and treatments based on the amount of training and knowledge gained in the medical specialty. Positions in this class follow established department policy, procedures, and guidelines as determined by medical specialties and sub-specialties. Essential Job Functions Performs physician duties by providing specific medical care and treatment in a medical specialty as directed by the physician. Examines, diagnoses and treats patients in admitting and treatment rooms, clinics, wards and special services. Works with hospital and clinical staff regarding the care to patients. Renders emergency medical care to patients. Develops and documents a plan of care and treatment in a medical specialty based on patient diagnosis, history and examination. Re-evaluates patients individually and as a part of a patient care team on a routine basis to note condition and progress and modify patient care plans according to patient progress. Orders and prescribes specific medications and monitor for effects and adverse reactions on patients. Orders and interprets findings of diagnostic studies and reports to medical staff. Documents treatment on patients according to hospital policy and/or JCAHO standards. Keeps patient case records current and prepares reports; fills out forms and corresponds with other parties involved in the medical care of hospital and clinic patients maintaining confidentiality according to State and Federal laws and hospital policies. Provides emergency medical care to patients as directed by medical staff. Requirements MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS : LICENSE: A California State Physician's and Surgeon's Certificate authorized by the Medical Board of California or the Osteopathic Medical Board of California. Appointees may present a letter acknowledging registration with the Medical Board of California or the Osteopathic Medical Board of California. Following appointment, appointees must present proof of having successfully passed the first State Board examination following appointment. Appointees may present a letter from the Medical Board of California or the Osteopathic Medical Board of California acknowledging application for a reciprocity certificate. Following appointment, applicants must present proof of having received a reciprocity certificate or a California State Physician's and Surgeon's Certificate. In lieu of a license, an appointee must have specific authorization from an approved medical school to participate in the professional activities of a department in that school -AND- must have applied for and received approval from the Medical Board of California or the Osteopathic Medical Board of California to participate in a post graduate educational program where such specific authorization has been granted. If the candidate is a graduate of a foreign medical school, he must have received certification to participate in a post-graduate training program from the educational Council for Foreign Medical Graduates, which is approved by the American Medical Association. A graduate of an International medical school must have received a California State Physician's and Surgeon's Certificate by the last day of their 36th month of training. PHYSICAL CLASS: 3 - Moderate. This class requires that the incumbent stand or walk most of the time with bending, stooping, squatting, twisting, reaching, working or irregular surfaces, occasional lifting of objects weighing over 25 pounds, and frequent lifting of 10-25 pounds. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS: Post medical school degree experience in medical practice * License :In order to receive credit for the licensure requirements, you must include a legible copy of the licensure, letter, or authorization with your application at the time of filing or within 15 calendar days of filing Additional Information EXAMINATION CONTENT This examination will consist of an evaluation of experience and desirable qualifications based upon the Application and Supplemental Questionnaire information weighted 100%. Candidates must achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on the weighted part of this examination in order to be placed on the eligible register. ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION: The names of candidates receiving a passing score in the examination will be added to the Eligible Register in the order of their score group for a period of twelve (12) months following the date of promulgation. NO PERSON MAY COMPETE IN THIS EXAMINATION MORE THAN ONCE EVERY TWELVE (12) MONTHS. Past and present mental health clients and family members are encouraged to apply. AVAILABLE SHIFT Appointees may be required to work any shift, including evenings, nights, weekends and holidays. VACANCY INFORMATION The eligible register for this examination will be used to fill vacancies in the Department of Mental Health. APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION: Applicants are required to complete and submit an online Los Angeles County Employment Application AND Supplemental Questionnaire in order to be considered for this examination. Paper applications, resumes, or any unsolicited documents will not be accepted in lieu of completing the online application and Supplemental Questionnaire. We must receive your application by 5:00 pm, PST, on the last day of filing. INSTRUCTIONS FOR FILING ONLINE Apply online by clicking on the green "Apply" button at the top right of this posting. Applicants must complete and submit their online applications and upload required documents (i.e. Letter from the Medical Board of California or the Osteopathic Medical Board of California or medical school authorization) as attachment(s) during application submission, or send by email to exams@dmh.lacounty.gov within 15 calendar days from date of application submission. Indicate the Exam Title on the subject line when sending required documents by email. The acceptance of your application will depend on whether you have clearly shown that you meet the Selection Requirements. Your online application must show complete education and work experience information necessary to evaluate your qualifications. Education information section must include name and address of school attended, complete dates attended, name of course/s taken, number of units earned, and degree/s earned. Work experience section must include job title, employer name and address, name of work area/facility, actual payroll title held and not the working and/or functional titles, from/to dates of employment including month, day and year, total number of months, total number of hours worked per week - not a range of hours (full or part-time), and complete and detailed description of related job duties. If range of hours is provided, experience will be prorated based on the lowest number of hours worked per week. LIST separately each job experience to be evaluated. All information is subject to verification. Applicants may be rejected at any stage of the selection process. IMPORTANT NOTES: Please note that ALL information supplied by applicants and included in the application materials is subject to VERIFICATION at any point during the examination and hiring process, including after an appointment has been made. Applications may be rejected at any stage of the examination and selection process. FALSIFICATION of any information may result in DISQUALIFICATION or RESCISSION OF APPOINTMENT . Utilizing VERBIAGE from the Class Specification, Selection Requirements, and/or Special Requirement Information serving as your description of duties WILL NOT be sufficient to demonstrate that you meet the requirements. In doing so, your application will be REJECTED as INCOMPLETE . SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER: Please include your Social Security Number for record control purposes. Federal law requires that all employed persons have a Social Security Number. NO SHARING OF USER ID AND PASSWORD: All applicants must file their application online using their OWN user ID and password. Using a family member's or friend's user ID and password may erase a candidate's original application record. 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. FAIR CHANCE INITIATIVE: The County of Los Angeles is a Fair Chance employer. Except for a very limited number of positions, you will not be asked to provide information about a conviction history unless you receive a contingent offer of employment. The County will make an individual assessment of whether your conviction history has a direct or adverse relationship with the specific duties of the job, and consider potential mitigating factors, including, but not limited to, evidence and extent of rehabilitation, recency of the offense(s), and age at the time of the offense(s). If asked to provide information about a conviction history, any convictions or court records which are exempted by a valid court order do not have to be disclosed. DEPARTMENT CONTACT Department Contact Name: Joshua Goldman, Exam Analyst Department Contact Phone: 213-972-7046 or 213-972-7034 Department Contact Email: exams@dmh.lacounty.gov ADA Coordinator Phone: 213-972-7034 Teletype Phone: 800-735-2922 California Relay Services Phone: 800-735-2922 Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Apr 21, 2020
Full Time
EXAM NUMBER: PH5707D FIRST DAY OF FILING : Tuesday, April 21, 2020 at 8:00 a.m., Pacific Standard Time (PST) This examination will remain open until the needs of service are met and is subject to closure without prior notice. TYPE OF RECRUITMENT: Open Competitive Job Opportunity Position Information: Surveys, investigates and inspects hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, and related health care facilities to enforce Federal, State and local licensing and certification requirements relating to medical care. Program Information: Positions allocable to this class receive administrative and technical supervision from a higher level nurse evaluator. The positions are responsible for the survey, investigation, inspection and evaluation of hospitals, skilled nursing facilities and other health facilities, clinics and individual providers for conformity with and enforcement of Federal and State licensing and certification requirements relating to the quality of medical care. Health Facilities Evaluators generally are assigned to a geographic area with approximately equal numbers of facilities to be surveyed regularly. Incumbents make detailed evaluation of patient care and other aspects of the facility being surveyed including physician, nursing, dietary, pharmaceutical, medical records documentation, social services, administrative management, ethical practices, and infection control. Evaluators call on consultant staff which may be assigned to the Division or available in the County, State or Federal system for expert evaluation and counsel in specialty and/or problem areas. This class is distinguished from the Health Facilities Evaluator class in that the primary focus and responsibility is on enforcement of State and Federal laws, rules, and regulations pertaining to areas affecting total patient care such as nursing, physician, restorative, pharmacy, social, dental and related services. Essential Job Functions Conducts surveys of hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, clinics, and other providers in accordance with State, Federal and local laws, regulations and departmental guidelines relating to patient care, physician, nursing, diagnostic and treatment services, dietary, pharmaceutical, medical records, social services, administrative management, and ethical practices such as handling patients' personal funds. Conducts surveys by visiting the facility, interviewing patients, evaluating the adequacy of patient care through direct observation, inspecting the physical premises, reviewing patient and staff personnel records, and requesting and evaluating reports prepared by request to consultants available at the County or State level where an in-depth analysis by expert is necessary. Makes detailed inspections and evaluations in each patient care area such as evaluating the nursing service as to the identification of each person's care needs based on initial written and continuing assessment by all health care professionals involved in the patient's care and treatment. Reviews the administration of treatments and medications by all health care professionals. Reviews the adequacy and training of nursing personnel and other ancillary health care staff. Evaluates the adequacy of all patient care services provided to patients. Reviews the organization of health care facilities to determine whether the structure of the organization allows for proper deployment of staff to handle all routine and emergency needs. Reviews adequacy of diet administration. Evaluates the adequacy and scope of rehabilitative nursing services. Reviews and evaluates the scope of psycho-social services provided to patients. Reviews the completeness and appropriateness of medical record documentation. Evaluates the ability of the administrator to handle the accountability and responsibility of running a health care facility. Serves as an expert witness in all State, Federal or local criminal or civil actions against health care facilities and testifies as to the adequacy of services available to patients. Analyzes survey data and recommends approval or disapproval of license and certification of health care facilities and other providers in accordance with Federal, State and local laws and regulations. Provides advice to facility administrators regarding deficiencies and recommends needed improvements in facility practices to ensure conformity with governmental regulations. Makes investigations of health care facilities based upon complaints or on suspected violations of public health laws, and initiates action to secure compliance by gathering evidence against violators, preparing reports and testifying in court, at hearings, and other legal proceedings. Issues citations subject to civil penalties in accordance with appropriate statutory and regulatory provisions. Makes investigations at other than normal business hours, by adjusting working hours, and is on call for emergencies. Coordinates personnel when conducting team surveys or during facility evaluations for the purpose of achieving correction of major deficiencies, decertification actions or revocation of health facility license. Participates in in-service training programs related to various aspects of health facilities and patient care evaluation. Participates in the training of Health Facilities Evaluator Trainees. Requirements Meet the following experience and license requirements at the time of filing in order to move forward in the exam process. Two years of full time* work experience as a Registered Nurse, one year of which experience must have been working in a hospital**. License(s) and Certificate(s) Required: A current license to practice as a Registered Nurse issued by the California Board of Registered Nursing. Applicants must ensure the License and Certification Section of the application is completed. Provide the title(s) of your required license(s), the number(s), date(s) of issue, date(s) of expiration and the name(s) of the issuing agency for the required license as specified in the Selection Requirements. Applicants claiming experience in a state other than California must provide their Registered Nurse License Number from that state on the application at the time of filing. Out-of-State experience provided on the application without the required license number will not be considered. Out-of-Country experience will not be considered to meet the requirements. The required license and certification MUST be current/active and unrestricted; a conditional, provisional, probationary or restricted license or certification will NOT be accepted. A current certification issued by the American Heart Association's Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers (CPR & AED) Program. Applicants MUST attach a legible photocopy of the required BLS certification to their application at the time of filing or within 15 calendar days of filing your application online sent to HRExams@ph.lacounty.gov. Applications submitted without the required evidence of BLS certification will be rejected. A valid California Class C Driver's License or the ability to utilize an alternative method of transportation when needed to carry out job-related essential functions. 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: *Full-time experience is defined as a minimum of 36 hours worked per week and must be post-license only . ** A hospital is defined as a place for receiving medical or surgical care, usually as an inpatient (resident), by an organized medical staff which also provides the following basic services: 24 hour emergency room care, nursing, anesthesia, laboratory, radiology, pharmacy, and dietary services. Desirable Qualification: Credit will be given to applicants who possess the following desirable qualifications: Additional experience beyond the selection requirements as a Registered Nurse providing professional nursing care and services to patients in a variety of settings. Additional Information Our Assessment Process: Once we have determined that you meet our experience and license requirements listed above, our assessment process will consist of an evaluation of experience based on application information and desirable qualification at the time of filing weighted 100%. Applicants must meet the experience and license requirements listed above and achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on the examination (assessment process) in order to be added to the hiring list (Eligible Register) for consideration of employment. Passing this examination and being added to the Eligible Register does not guarantee an offer of employment. NO PERSON MAY COMPETE IN THIS EXAMINATION MORE THAN ONCE EVERY TWELVE (12) MONTHS . Notifications and final results for this examination will be sent electronically to the e-mail address provided on the application and to your account inbox at My Career Page Website . It is important that candidates provide a valid e-mail address. Test scores cannot be given over the phone. Please add HRExams@ph.lacounty.gov and info@governmentjobs.com to your e-mail address book and list of approved senders to prevent e-mail notifications from being filtered as spam/junk mail. Vacancy Information: The eligible register resulting from this examination will be used to fill vacancies in the Department of Public Health as they occur. What to expect next: We ask that you submit an application through the "Apply" link at the top of the opportunity posting using your own user ID and password (using a family member or friend's user ID may erase a candidate's original application record). Applications must be filed online only. You can also track the status of your application using this website. Applications will be processed on an "as-received" basis and those receiving a passing score the assessment will be promulgated to the eligible register accordingly. The names of candidates receiving a passing score in the examination will be placed on the eligible register in the order of their score group for a period of twelve (12) months from the date of promulgation. Fair Chance Employer: The County of Los Angeles is a Fair Chance employer. Except for a very limited number of positions, you will not be asked to provide information about a conviction history unless you receive a contingent offer of employment. The County will make an individual assessment of whether your conviction history has a direct or adverse relationship with the specific duties of the job, and consider potential mitigating factors, including, but not limited to, evidence and extent of rehabilitation, recency of offense(s), and age at the time of the offense(s). If asked to provide information about a conviction history, any convictions or court records which are exempted by a valid court order do not have to be disclosed. Have any questions about anything? Please contact us using the following information: Available Shift: Any California Relay Services Phone: (800) 735-2922 Teletype Phone: (800) 899-4099 Alternate Teletype Phone: (800) 897-0077 Exam Number: PH5707D Department Contact Name: Exam Analyst Department Contact Phone: (323) 914-8488 Department Contact Email: HRExams@ph.lacounty.gov Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Apr 18, 2020
Full Time
DEPARTMENT OF PARKS AND RECREATION FILING BEGINS: April 20, 2020 at 8:00 A.M. FILING CLOSES: May 11, 2020 at 5:00 P.M. EXAM NUMBER: D 7437B TYPE OF RECRUITMENT: Open Competitive (OC) JOB TYPE: Permanent About Us : The Department of Parks and Recreation oversees 182 parks and other facilities that include natural areas, wildlife sanctuaries, lakes, trails, arboreta and botanic gardens. The Department also operates the largest municipal golf system with 20 courses at 18 locations and owns great cultural venues including the world famous Hollywood Bowl. The Department is committed to providing social, cultural and recreational opportunities for all to enjoy through a team of talented and dedicated employees and volunteers who understand completely how Parks Make Life Better! Essential Job Functions Plans, assigns, supervises, inspects and evaluates the work of power equipment technicians and sub-journey level staff in repairing gasoline, diesel, alternative fuel and hybrid engines, clutches, transmissions, brakes, front and rear axles, fuel, cooling and electrical systems and other components of passenger cars, trucks and construction equipment and a variety of non-automotive power equipment. Determines need and extent of repairs and authorizes replacement of parts. Estimates labor, parts and material requirements and costs. Serves as shop expediter, supervising initial and final inspections and coordinating flow of work. Maintains and generates repair work records to comply with departmental and County reporting guidelines. Orders materials, tools and parts. Checks work in progress and upon completion for technical adequacy and compliance with equipment specifications. Instructs subordinates in up to date repair methods and provides technical information on repair of new equipment. Supervises the maintenance of tools and equipment. Researches the disposition and status of maintenance and repair of equipment by accessing and utilizing an automated systems application. Requirements MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Seven years of experience in automotive equipment repair work, three years of which must have been at the journey level. * LICENSE: A valid California Class C Driver License is required to perform job-related essential functions. A valid California A or B Driver License may be required to perform job-related duties.** 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 weighting over 25 pounds, and frequent lifting of 10-25 pounds. Special Requirements Information: * Journey-level is defined as, under general direction, diagnosing problems and performing a full range of automotive equipment maintenance and repair. ** License Information: Successful applicants for positions that require driving must obtain and present a copy of his/her driving record from the California State Department of Motor Vehicles before final appointment. Applicants should not present a copy of their driving history until asked to do so by the hiring department. The County will make an individualized assessment of whether an applicant's driving history has a direct or adverse relationship with the specific duties of the job. License must not be currently suspended, restricted, or revoked. Additional Information Examination content : This examination will consist of either a structured in-person or a recorded online video interview covering training and experience, weighted 100% . A passing score of 70% or higher is required to be placed on the eligible list. Eligibility Information : The names of candidates receiving a passing score in the examination will be placed on the eligible list for a period of twelve (12) months following the date of promulgation. Special Information : The County of Los Angeles is a Fair Chance employer. Except for a very limited number of positions, you will not be asked to provide information about a conviction history unless you receive a contingent offer of employment. The County will make an individualized assessment of whether your conviction history has a direct or adverse relationship with the specific duties of the job, and consider potential mitigating factors, including, but not limited to, evidence and extent of rehabilitation, recency of the offense(s), and age at the time of the offense(s). If asked to provide information about a conviction history, any convictions or court records which are exempted by a valid court order do not have to be disclosed. Vacancy Information : The resulting eligible list for this examination will be used to fill vacancies in the Department of Parks and Recreation. The current vacancy is located in Baldwin Park, California. Available shift : Primary hours are during the day, but may be required to work evenings and weekends. Application and filing information : Applications must be filed on-line via the Governmentjobs.com website. Applications and resumes submitted by U.S. mail, e-mail, third party websites (i.e.: indeed.com, etc.), fax, or in-person will not be accepted. Instructions for filing online : Go to http://governmentjobs.com/careers/lacounty and search for "Power Equipment Technician Supervisor," Click on the name of the bulletin you are applying to, click the green "Apply" button. Important notes : Utilizing verbiage from the job posting as your description of duties WILL NOT be sufficient to demonstrate that you have met the requirements. Doing so may result in an incomplete application and you may be disqualified. If you are unable to attach documents, you may email them to Jesse Yee at jyee@parks.lacounty.gov by the end of the filing date or within fifteen (15) calendar days of filing, or your application may be rejected as incomplete. Correspondence and updates will be sent via E-Mail . For the foreseeable future, all notices including invitation letters, result letters and notices of non-acceptance will be sent electronically to the email address provided on the application. It is important that you provide a valid email address. Please add jyee @parks.lacounty.gov and info@governmentjobs.com to your email address book and list of approved senders to prevent email notifications from being filtered as spam/junk/clutter mail. Should any of your contact information change, including mailing address, please notify the Department Contact listed at the bottom of this bulletin. Social Security Number : Please include your Social Security Number for record control purposes. Federal Law required that all employed persons have a social security number. No Sharing of User ID, e-mail and Password : All applicants must file their application 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. All information is subject to verification . We may reject your application at any time during selection process. Department Contact Name: Jesse Yee Department Contact Number: (626) 588-5104 Department Contact Email: jyee@parks.lacounty.gov ADA Coordinator Phone: (626) 588-5140 Teletype Phone: (213) 427-6118 California Relay Services Phone: (800) 735-2922 Closing Date/Time: 5/11/2020 5:00 PM Pacific
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Apr 16, 2020
Full Time
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES FILING START DATE: 2/18/2016 EXAM NUMBER: Y5857J OPEN COMPETITIVE JOB OPPORTUNITY Until the needs of the service are met and is subject to closure without prior notice. THIS ANNOUNCEMENT IS A REBULLETIN TO UPDATE THE EXAMINATION CONTENT INFORMATION . DEFINITION : Provides a full range of professional occupational therapy services to assist patients with mental or physical disabilities to attain, regain, or maintain physical or mental functioning or to adjust to their disabilities. Essential Job Functions Manages caseloads of patients with severe disabilities and varied diagnoses providing interventions, treatments, and services in acute medical, rehabilitative hospital, clinic, or California Children's Services Medical Therapy Units. Arranges, schedules, and conducts clinics; evaluates and prioritizes patients for treatment; identifies patients for specific treatment eligibility; provides comprehensive follow-up care; initiates referrals for other services; and provides consultation and coordination of services with other agencies and treatment units. Supervises a small staff of occupational therapy assistants or therapy technicians and student occupational therapists Assigns and demonstrates elements of patients' treatment programs, reviews their work and prepares and discusses their performance with them; prepares performance evaluation reports. Serves on a clinic health care team with physicians, orthotists and allied health personnel to coordinate services within a clinic. Provides consultative guidance and instruction to inter-departmental agency personnel to resolve problems regarding therapy techniques/treatment, case management and proper use and care of patient equipment. Requirements SELECTION REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university with a curriculum in occupational therapy accredited by the American Occupational Therapy Association's Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) -AND- Two years' of experience in the practice of occupational therapy. A Master's degree from an accredited college/university in occupational therapy, public health, special education or a related field may be substituted for one year of the required experience. LICENSE: Current license** issued by the California Board of Occupational Therapy as an Occupational Therapist. A valid California Class C Driver License or the ability to utilize an alternative method of transportation when needed to carry out job-related essential functions. Physical Class III - Moderate : Includes standing or walking most of the time, with bending, stooping, squatting, twisting, and reaching; includes working on irregular surfaces, occasionally lifting objects weighting over 25 pounds, and frequent lifting of 10-25 pounds. Additional Information Special Requirement Information: In order to receive credit for any college course work, or any type of college degree, such as a Bachelor's degree, Master's degree, completion of a certificate program, certificate, you must include a legible copy of the official diploma, official transcripts, official letter from the accredited institution which shows the area of specialization with your application at the time of filing or email the documents to the analyst within 15 calendar days from filing online. **Applicant must include a legible photocopy of the required evidence of an Occupational Therapist license. The required license and/or certificate MUST be current and unrestricted; a conditional, provisional, probationary or restricted license and/or certificate will NOT be accepted. Examination Content: This examination will consist of an evaluation of education and experience based upon application information weighted 100%. Qualifying experience must be subsequent to your degree. Candidates must achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on the examination in order to be added to the eligible register. Notification Letters and other correspondences will be sent electronically to the email address provided on the application. It is important that applicants provide a valid email address. Please add Ahsu3@dhs.lacounty.gov and info@governmentjobs.com to your email address book and to the list of approved senders to prevent email notifications from being filtered as SPAM/JUNK mail. 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 order of their score group for a period of twelve (12) months following the date of promulgation. NO PERSON MAY COMPETE IN THIS EXAMINATION MORE THAN ONCE EVERY TWELVE (12) MONTHS. Vacancy Information: The resulting eligible register from this examination will be used to fill vacancies throughout the Department of Health Services as they occur. Special Information: Appointees may be required to work any shift, including evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays. Available Shift: Any APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION: APPLICATIONS MUST BE FILED ONLINE ONLY. APPLICATIONS SUBMITTED BY U.S. MAIL, FAX OR IN PERSON WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. Apply online by clicking on the "Apply" tab for this posting. You can also track the status of your application using this website. All information is subject to verification. We may reject your application at any time during the examination and hiring process, including after appointment has been made. Falsification of any information may result in disqualification or rescission of appointment. Utilizing VERBIAGE from the Class Specification and Selection Requirements serving as your description of duties WILL NOT be sufficient to demonstrate that you met the requirements. Doing so may result in an INCOMPLETE APPLICATION and you may be DISQUALIFIED. This examination will remain open until the needs of the service are met. Application filing may be suspended at any time without advance notice. Fill out your application completely. The acceptance of your application depends on whether you have clearly shown that you meet the requirements. Provide any relevant education, training, and experience in the spaces provided so we can evaluate your qualifications for the job. For each job held, give the name and address of your employer, your job title, beginning and ending dates, number of hours worked per week, description of work performed, and salary earned. If your application is incomplete, it will be rejected. Applications electronically received after 5:00 p.m., PST, on the last day of filing will not be accepted. NOTE: If you are unable to attach required documents, you must email the documents to the exam analyst at time of filing or within 15 calendar days of filing online . Please include the exam number and the exam title. SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER: All applicants must enter a valid social security number at the time of filing. Entering anything other than a valid social security number (i.e. 000-00-0000, 111-11-1111, etc.) will result in an automatic rejection of your application. COMPUTER AND INTERNET ACCESS AT PUBLIC LIBRARIES: For candidates who may not have regular access to a computer or the internet, applications can be completed on computers at public libraries throughout Los Angeles County. NO SHARING OF USER ID AND PASSWORD: All applicants must file their application online using their own user ID and password. Using a family member's or friend's user ID and password may erase a candidate's original application record. ADA COORDINATOR PHONE: (323) 914-7111 CALIFORNIA RELAY SERVICES PHONE: (800) 735-2922 DEPARTMENT CONTACT: Annie Hsu, Exam Analyst (323) 914-7828 Ahsu3 @dhs.lacounty.gov Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Apr 15, 2020
Full Time
EXAM NO. Y0928C OPEN COMPETITIVE JOB OPPORTUNITY REBULLETIN INFORMATION: THIS ANNOUNCEMENT IS A REBULLETIN TO REOPEN THE FILING PERIOD, UPDATE SPECIAL INFORMATION, AND APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION. FIRST DAY OF FILING: April 15, 2020 at 8:00 a.m., PT UNTIL THE NEEDS OF THE SERVICE ARE MET AND IS SUBJECT TO CLOSURE WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE ABOUT LOS ANGELES COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES The Los Angeles County Department of Health Services (DHS) is the second largest municipal health system in the nation. DHS operates as an integrated health system, operating 26 health centers and four acute care hospitals, in addition to providing health care to youth in the juvenile justice system and inmates in the LA County jails. Across the network of DHS' directly operated clinical sites and through partnerships with community-based clinics, DHS cares for about 800,000 unique patients each year, employs over 22,000 staff, and has an annual operating budget of 5 billion. Through academic affiliations with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), the University of Southern California (USC), and the Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Sciences (CDU), DHS hospitals are training sites for physicians completing their Graduate Medical Education in nearly every medical specialty and subspecialty. In addition, to its direct clinical services, DHS also runs the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Agency and the County's 911 emergency response system, as well as Housing for Health and the Office of Diversion and Re-entry, each with a critical role in connecting vulnerable populations, including those released from correctional and institutional settings, to supportive housing. MISSION: Our mission is to ensure access to high-quality, patient-centered, cost-effective health care to Los Angeles County residents through direct services at DHS facilities and through collaboration with community and university partners. DEFINITION: Under direction, coordinates the credentialing program for the appointment of medical practitioners to the medical staff of a hospital or clinic and ensures compliance with applicable rules and regulations. Essential Job Functions Prepares meeting minutes and status reports; tracks actions and assignments to ensure completion; ensures committee actions are distributed to hospital staff in a timely manner. Supports various Committees by working closely with the Chair and Administrator of Medical Staff Affairs to set the agenda, schedule meetings, and distribute meeting schedules and notices. Provides follow-up of outstanding issues and external committee referrals. Guides and trains staff on proper primary source verification procedures of the practitioners' educations, licensure, employment history, professional liability and references. Evaluates completed credentialing and proctoring documents submitted by Credentialing Specialists, ensures summary report of applications including all relevant information regarding education, licensure and work history. Ensures any judgments, settlements or adverse actions are documented prior to Committee review. Attends Committee meetings and presents completed medical staff and allied health practitioner credentialing and proctoring files. Ensures all appropriate forms and signatures are signed by the Professional Staff Association (PSA) President, Hospital Medical Director and Hospital Administrator. Submits signed New Membership and/or Reappointment recommendations to the Governing Body. Conducts routine internal audits of the review process to ensure compliance with regulatory agencies; assures credential files are prepared and maintained in a confidential manner in accordance with documentation requirements outlined by Joint Commission standards and other regulatory agencies and develops corrective action plans for deficiencies as noted in the audit report. Maintains integrity of the database by randomly conducting cross-checks of data, ensures updates reflect the current status of medical staff members and their approved clinical privileges. Analyzes and makes recommendations on processes and procedures for, but not limited to, credentialing, peer review, focused practitioner performance review, and review of hospital policies and procedures to ensure continued accreditation by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations and other regulatory agencies. Initiates procedure for Protection of Practitioner's Rights in the appointment process when information obtained through the verification process varies substantially from information contained in the application. Maintains a procedural manual on the appropriate credentialing functions for the ongoing initial, provisional and reappointment process and guides staff on procedural methods. Acts as the liaison between medical and nursing staff, interpreting departmental bylaws, fair hearing plans, and any other rules and regulations that reference accreditation, quality control and confidentiality of medical staff documents. Requirements SELECTION REQUIREMENTS: Option I - Two (2) years of recent*, full-time experience in a Medical Staff Services Office** or health care environment as a Credentialing Specialist***. Option II - Three (3) years of full-time experience performing medical staff credentialing functions for a hospital (health system), ambulatory care center, group practice, or health maintenance organization. Possession of a valid Certified Professional Medical Services Management certificate, issued by the National Association of Medical Staff Services -OR- Possession of a valid Certified Provider Credentialing Specialist and one year of the required experience may be substituted for the required experience. LICENSE: A valid California Class C Driver License or the ability to utilize an alternative method of transportation when needed to carry out job-related essential functions. PHYSICAL CLASS 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: Possession of a valid Certified Professional Medical Services Management certificate, issued by the National Association of Medical Staff Services within 12 months of employment. *Recent experience is deemed to be within the last five (5) years. ** Medical Staff Services Office provides credentialing to medical practitioners to ensure they meet the standard requirements that are necessary for them to perform their medical duties. ***Credentialing Specialist provides staff support to the medical credentialing functions for the appointment and evaluation of physicians and allied health care professionals. If you are unable to attach required documents during application submission, you may email them to the exam analyst at Kshelvy @dhs.lacounty.gov within 15 calendar days of filing online. Please include your name, the exam number and exam title in the subject line of the email. Additional Information EXAMINATION CONTENT: This examination will consist of an evaluation of experience based upon application information weighted 100%. CANDIDATES MUST ACHIEVE A PASSING SCORE OF 70% ON THE EXAMINATION IN ORDER TO BE ADDED TO THE ELIGIBLE REGISTER. ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION: Applications will be processed on an "as-received" basis and those receiving a passing score will be promulgated to the eligible register accordingly. The names of candidates receiving a passing score on the examination will be added to the eligible register in the order of their score group for a period of twelve (12) months following the date of promulgation. NO PERSON MAY COMPETE IN THIS EXAMINATION MORE THAN ONCE EVERY TWELVE (12) MONTHS. SPECIAL INFORMATION: Appointees may be required to work any shift, including evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays. The County of Los Angeles is a Fair Chance employer. Except for a very limited number of positions, you will not be asked to provide information about a conviction history unless you receive a contingent offer of employment . The County will make an individualized assessment of whether your conviction history has a direct or adverse relationship with the specific duties of the job, and consider potential mitigating factors, including, but not limited to, evidence and extent of rehabilitation, recency of the offense(s), and age at the time of the offense(s). If asked to provide information about a conviction history, any convictions or court records which are exempted by a valid court order do not have to be disclosed. VACANCY INFORMATION: The resulting eligible register for this examination will be used to fill vacancies throughout the Department of Health Services as they occur. APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION: APPLICATIONS MUST BE FILED ONLINE ONLY. APPLICATIONS SUBMITTED BY U.S. MAIL, FAX, OR IN PERSON WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. 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 SELECTION REQUIREMENTS . Provide any relevant education, training, and experience in the spaces provided so we can evaluate your qualifications for the job. Do not group your experience. For each job held, give the name and address of your employer, your job title, beginning and ending dates, number of hours worked per week and description of work performed. If your application is incomplete, it will be rejected. IMPORTANT NOTES : ALL information supplied by applicants and included in the application materials is subject to VERIFICATION . We may reject your application at any time during the examination and hiring process, including after appointment has been made. FALSIFICATION of any information may result in DISQUALIFICATION or RESCISSION OF APPOINTMENT . Utilizing VERBIAGE from Class Specification and/or Selection Requirements serving as your description of duties WILL NOT be sufficient to demonstrate that you meet the requirements. Comments such as "SEE RESUME" or "SEE APPLICATION" will not be considered as a response; in doing so, your application will be REJECTED . Applications received after 5:00 p.m., PST, on the last day of filing will not be accepted. Note: Notification Letters and other correspondences will be sent electronically to the email address provided on the application. It is important that applicants provide a valid email address. Please add kshelvy@dhs.lacounty.gov and info@governmentjobs.com to your email address book and to the list of approved senders to prevent email notifications from being filtered as SPAM/JUNK mail. SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER: Please provide your Social Security Number for record control purposes. Federal law requires that all employed persons have a social security number. COMPUTER AND INTERNET ACCESS AT PUBLIC LIBRARIES: For candidates who may not have regular access to a computer or the internet, applications can be completed on computers at public libraries throughout Los Angeles County. NO SHARING OF USER ID AND PASSWORD: All applicants must file their application online using their own user ID and password. Using a family member's or friend's user ID and password may erase a candidate's original application record. DEPARTMENT CONTACT: Kendrea Shelvy, Exam Analyst (323) 914-8320 Kshelvy@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
Apr 14, 2020
Full Time
The Director of Communications reports to the Director of the Department of Health Services, and provides oversight and management of a full-time service communications office responsible for insight-driven marketing, branding, and creative services to achieve enhanced community and patient engagement visibility and reputation locally and nationally with the execution of the most contemporary best practices in fostering awareness, understanding, and support for the Department's mission, vision, and accomplishments among diverse constituencies. To download the brochure, please go to https://bit.ly/2VssF3k . To view and print a copy of the brochure for this position, you must have Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your computer. THE COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES IS AN ACTIVE EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Apr 13, 2020
Full Time
FILING DATES: 03/14/19 at 8:00 a.m., PST - Until the needs of the service are met and is subject to closure without notice EXAM NUMBER: Y4926B TYPE OF RECRUITMENT Open Competitive Job Opportunity THIS ANNOUNCEMENT IS A REBULLETIN TO UPDATE THE EXAMINATION CONTENT INFORMATION. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES The Los Angeles County Department of Health Services (DHS) is the second largest municipal health system in the nation. DHS operates as an integrated health system, operating 26 health centers and four acute care hospitals, in addition to providing health care to youth in the juvenile justice system and inmates in the LA County jails. Across the network of DHS' directly operated clinical sites and through partnerships with community-based clinics, DHS cares for about 800,000 unique patients each year, employs over 22,000 staff, and has an annual operating budget of 5 billion. Through academic affiliations with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), the University of Southern California (USC), and the Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Sciences (CDU), DHS hospitals are training sites for physicians completing their Graduate Medical Education in nearly every medical specialty and subspecialty. In addition, to its direct clinical services, DHS also runs the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Agency and the County's 911 emergency response system, as well as Housing for Health and the Office of Diversion and Re-entry, each with a critical role in connecting vulnerable populations, including those released from correctional and institutional settings, to supportive housing. MISSION Our mission is to ensure access to high-quality, patient-centered, cost-effective health care to Los Angeles County residents through direct services at DHS facilities and through collaboration with community and university partners. DEFINITION: Plans, organizes, directs and evaluates the technical and administrative operations of a clinical chemistry laboratory. Essential Job Functions Plans and develops or directs the development of administrative practices, programs, and procedures necessary to assure the attainment by the biochemistry laboratory organization of its established goals and objectives. Determines the personnel, equipment and supply, space and facility needs of the biochemistry laboratory; translates these needs into budgetary requests and develops or directs development of written justification. Controls the technical and administrative operations of the biochemistry laboratory by observing performance of the work and reviewing records and reports on workload; verifies adherence to quality control procedures, safety standards, and other established criteria, the correct utilization of personnel, and the equitable distribution of the workload. Establishes short and long-term goals and objectives for the biochemistry laboratory in terms of the kind and level of technical services to be provided to meet the needs of the patient population as expressed by the medical staff. Participates in the recruitment and selection of subordinate medical technology supervisors; formally evaluates the performance of these employees and counsels them on steps necessary for them to improve their performance. Plans, develops, and conducts an on-going program of education and consultation with the attending physician staff to develop and increase their awareness and understanding of biochemistry laboratory capabilities, help resolve specific problems of diagnosis, and receive feedback on action taken to improve laboratory services for better patient care. Directs the planning, development, and evaluation of all training effort provided in the biochemistry laboratory organization to medical technologists, technologist-trainees, and pathology residents and interns. Requirements MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: A doctoral degree in biochemistry from an accredited college, one year of training as a licensed trainee or equivalent in clinical chemistry in an approved laboratory,* and one year of experience as a licensed technologist or equivalent in an approved laboratory.* PHYSICAL CLASS: - Light II : 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 California State Department of Health Services.** 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 Pathologist (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. The required license must be current and unrestricted; a provisional, probationary or restricted license will not be accepted. Additional Information Examination Content: This examination will consist of an evaluation of education and experience based on application information, weighted 100%. Candidates must achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on the examination in order to be placed on the eligible register. Notification Letters and other correspondences will be sent electronically to the email address provided on the application. It is important that applicants provide a valid email address. Please add AMunoz4@dhs.lacounty.gov and info@governmentjobs.com to your email address book and to the list of approved senders to prevent email notifications from being filtered as SPAM/JUNK mail. Eligibility Information: Applications will be processed on an "as-received" basis and those receiving a passing score will be promulgated to the eligible register accordingly. The names of candidates receiving a passing score on the examination will be added to the eligible register and will appear in the order of their score group for a period of twelve (12) months following the date of eligibility. No person may compete in this examination more than once every twelve (12) months. Special Information: Appointees may be required to work any shift including evenings, nights, weekends and holidays. Vacancy Information: The resulting eligible register for this examination will be used to fill vacancies within the Department of Health Services. 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 green "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 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 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. Fair Chance Initiative The County of Los Angeles is a Fair Chance employer. Except for a very limited number of positions, you will not be asked to provide information about a conviction history unless you receive a contingent offer of employment . The County will make an individual assessment of whether your conviction history has a direct or adverse relationship with the specific duties of the job, and consider potential mitigating factors, including, but not limited to, evidence and extent of rehabilitation, recency of the offense(s), and age at the time of the offense(s). If asked to provide information about a conviction history, any convictions or court records which are exempted by a valid court order do not have to be disclosed . Department Contact: Andrew Munoz (323) 914-7927 Office (323) 869-0942 Fax AMunoz4@dhs.lacounty.gov ADA Coordinator Phone: 323-869-7124 California Relay Services Phone: 800-735-2922 Closing Date/Time:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY Los Angeles, California, United States
Apr 11, 2020
Full Time
FILING START DATE: March 12, 2019 at 8:00 a.m., PST - Until the needs of the service are met and is subject to closure without notice. EXAM NUMBER: Y5882I TYPE OF RECRUITMENT: Open Competitive Job Opportunity THIS ANNOUNCEMENT IS A REBULLETIN TO UPDATE THE EXAMINATION CONTENT INFORMATION . ABOUT LOS ANGELES COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES The Los Angeles County Department of Health Services (DHS) is the second largest municipal health system in the nation. DHS operates as an integrated health system, operating 26 health centers and four acute care hospitals, in addition to providing health care to youth in the juvenile justice system and inmates in the LA County jails. Across the network of DHS' directly operated clinical sites and through partnerships with community-based clinics, DHS cares for about 800,000 unique patients each year, employs over 22,000 staff, and has an annual operating budget of 5 billion. Through academic affiliations with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), the University of Southern California (USC), and the Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Sciences (CDU), DHS hospitals are training sites for physicians completing their Graduate Medical Education in nearly every medical specialty and subspecialty. In addition, to its direct clinical services, DHS also runs the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Agency and the County's 911 emergency response system, as well as Housing for Health and the Office of Diversion and Re-entry, each with a critical role in connecting vulnerable populations, including those released from correctional and institutional settings, to supportive housing. MISSION Our mission is to ensure access to high-quality, patient-centered, cost-effective health care to Los Angeles County residents through direct services at DHS facilities and through collaboration with community and university partners. DEFINITION: Under direct supervision, provides basic or standardized physical, occupational, or recreational therapy exercises and treatment procedures assigned by a physical or occupational therapist to assist acute, rehabilitative, or psychiatric patients with mental or physical disabilities to attain, regain, or maintain physical or mental functioning or to adjust to their disabilities. Essential Job Functions Assists in performing treatments and procedures assigned by the therapist such as basic, routine, and repetitive exercises designed to maintain and restore strength, prevent contractures, or maintain mobility of joints. Reviews the treatment plan and uses at least two patient identifiers prior to performing any treatments. Accurately identifies the individual as the person for whom the service is intended and match the service to that individual. Assists in the instruction of patients in transfer training, gait training, ambulation practices, functional activities, or in utilization of special assistive or adaptive devices. Assist in demonstration and instructing patient and care-givers on methods of performing such tasks as range of motion and transfer techniques, including special methods of positioning and moving patients with unusual problems. Reassures patients and encourages participation in procedures and performance. Observes and monitors patients' conditions and progress during treatment, and provides continuous feedback to the therapist as to the progress and reactions of patients to treatment and procedures or of malfunctioning equipment. Participates in the instruction and Orientation of Therapy trainees and non-professional students regarding the daily functions in the Rehabilitation Department and treatment procedures. Assists in preparing adaptive equipment for patients by using power and manual tools to construct devices. Utilizes and demonstrates to patients the use and operation of exercise equipment and modalities used for stretching and strengthening muscles, or for improving body coordination or muscle restraining; adjust and maintains patient equipment. Maintains inventory, assist in ordering and organizes storage. Makes entries in records and computers correctly spelled, neat, orderly, properly identified and labeled, as needed. Performs documentation accurately and thoroughly according to department guidelines, using approved abbreviations and terminology. Assists with registration desk coverage, greeting and registering patients while updating the Orchid system so that the patient demographic information is current and correct. Answers telephone by the third ring, directing all incoming calls to appropriate staff in a professional, efficient manner endeavoring to maintain excellent public relations. Schedules patient appointments and updates clinicians' schedules via computer accurately and efficiently within clinic guidelines. Reschedules appointments with efficiency and in a timely manner. Participates in cleaning and maintenance of treatment areas and equipment in accordance with Infection Control Policies. Maintains confidentiality in accordance with HIPAA laws, regulations, and department policies and procedures at all times. Participates in Departmental meetings and DHS mandatory trainings. Participates in department/Unit Based/Quality Improvements/Risk Management programs inclusive of monitoring of indicators, problem identification and resolution. Requirements SELECTION REQUIREMENTS: Option I : One (1) year of experience in a medical care setting involving direct patient care. Option II : Completion of an aide technician training course* and six (6) months of experience. LICENSE: A valid California Class C Driver License or the ability to utilize an alternative method of transportation when needed to carry out job-related essential functions. PHYSICAL CLASS III - Moderate : Includes standing or walking most of the time, with bending, stooping, squatting, twisting, and reaching; includes working on irregular surfaces, occasionally lifting objects weighting over 25 pounds, and frequent lifting of 10-25 pounds. SPECIAL REQUIREMENT INFORMATION: *In order to receive credit for any college course work or for completion of a training or certificate program, you must include a legible copy of the official transcripts from the accredited institution which shows identifiable course titles or certificates of completion of training; with your application or within 15 calendar days of filing. Applications submitted without the required evidence of certification will be rejected. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS: Completion of three (3) semester units or four (4) quarter units in human anatomy or exercise physiology courses*. Current certification* in accordance with the American Heart Association's Basic Life Support (BLS/CPR) for Healthcare Providers. Additional credit will be given to applicants who possess the desirable qualification in excess of the Selection Requirements. Additional Information EXAMINATION CONTENT: This examination will consist of an evaluation of education, experience, and desirable qualifications based upon application information weighted 100%. CANDIDATES MUST ACHIEVE A PASSING SCORE OF 70% OR HIGHER ON THE EXAMINATION IN ORDER TO BE ADDED TO THE ELIGIBLE REGISTER. Notification Letters and other correspondences will be sent electronically to the email address provided on the application. It is important that applicants provide a valid email address. Please add Ahsu3@dhs.lacounty.gov and info@governmentjobs.com to your email address book and to the list of approved senders to prevent email notifications from being filtered as SPAM/JUNK mail. 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 in the order of their score group for a period of twelve (12) months following the date of promulgation. No person may compete in this examination more than once every twelve (12) months. Special Information: Appointees may be required to work any shift, including evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays. Vacancy Information: The resulting eligible register for 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 green "Apply" button at the top right of this posting. You can also track the status of your application using this website. All information is subject to verification. We may reject your application at any time during the examination and hiring process, including after appointment has been made. Falsification of any information may result in disqualification or rescission of appointment. Utilizing VERBIAGE from the Class Specification and Selection Requirements serving as your description of duties WILL NOT BE sufficient to demonstrate that you met the requirements. Doing so may result in an INCOMPLETE APPLICATION and you may be DISQUALIFIED. This examination will remain open until the needs of the service are met. Application filing may be suspended at any time 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, 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 email the documents to Ahsu3@dhs.lacounty.gov , within 15 calendar days of filing online. Please include the exam number and the exam title. SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER: Please include your Social Security Number for record control purposes. Federal law requires that all employed persons have a Social Security. 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. FAIR CHANCE INITIATIVE: The County of Los Angeles is a Fair Chance employer. Except for a very limited number of positions, you will not be asked to provide information about a conviction history unless you receive a contingent offer of employment . The County will make an individual assessment of whether your conviction history has a direct or adverse relationship with the specific duties of the job, and consider potential mitigating factors, including, but not limited to, evidence and extent of rehabilitation, recency of the offense(s), and age at the time of the offense(s). If asked to provide information about a conviction history, any convictions or court records which are exempted by a valid court order do not have to be disclosed . Department Contact: Annie Hsu, Exam Analyst 323-914-7828 A hsu3 @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
Apr 11, 2020
Full Time
COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES - FIRE DEPARTMENT FILING PERIOD: 04/13/2020 AT 8:00 A.M. (PT) - This examination will remain open until the needs of the department are met and is subject to closure without prior notice. EXAM NUMBER : 38703A TYPE OF RECRUITMENT : OPEN COMPETITIVE JOB OPPORTUNITY With more than 10 million residents, Los Angeles County is the most populous county in the nation. As the largest employer in Southern California, over 112,000 employees in more than 36 Departments provide vital public services as diverse as law enforcement, property assessment, public health protection, water conservation, cultural activities and many more. Named on Forbes' 2019 list of "America's Best Employers," we offer broad career growth, outstanding benefits, and competitive salaries. Ready to join the Los Angeles County Fire Department? For information about the specific classification definition/standards for this position, please visit the following link: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/lacounty/classspecs/1064640?keywords=CHIEF%2C%20PSYCHOLOGICAL%20&pagetype=classSpecifications We seek individuals that: are highly dedicated and committed to their work and interact and work well in a team environment. exhibit proactive and positive attitude and have strong interpersonal relations. have outstanding work ethic and are able to achieve results consistent with interpersonal goals and objectives. are driven and goal-oriented with a strong desire to succeed. No out-of-class experience nor experience in similar classes will be accepted. Verification of Experience Letters will not be accepted. Essential Job Functions Some of the responsibilities of this position are: Formulates policies, plans, and procedures as it relates to the wellness division of the Fire Department. Manages the mental wellness section under the administrative supervision of the Chief Physician. Creates and manages programs including education, prevention, and intervention. Facilitates effective executive management and supervisory development. Conducts, plans, and designs research in collaboration with appropriate external entities (e.g., accredited Institutional Review Boards). Keeps abreast of all laws, rules, regulations, and policies applicable to assigned programs. Provides input into the annual budget request. Requirements SELECTION REQUIREMENTS: A Doctorate from an accredited college or university* with specialization in clinical psychology - AND - Five years' professional experience in the application of psychological techniques, two years' of which must have included experience in developing, implementing and supervising a psychological program such as a peer support, chaplain, mental health provider or related program for an organization. LICENSE : A license** to practice as a Psychologist issued by the State of California Department of Consumer Affairs, Board of Psychology - OR - A license to practice as a Psychologist as issued by any other state in the United States of America, provided that the license as issued by State of California Department of Consumer Affairs, Board of Psychology can be obtained within six months of appointment to the position. 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 : *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 College 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 Evaluations, Inc. (AICE). In order to receive credit for any college or university degree, such as a Doctoral degree, you must include a legible copy of either the Official Diploma, Official Transcript(s), or Official Letter from the accredited institution (which shows the area of specialization and the date the degree was awarded) with the Registrar's signature and school seal at the time of filing or within fifteen (15) calendar days of submitting an online application. If you are unable to attach your documents, you may email it to pgaldones@hr.lacounty.gov or fax it to (323) 264-7159. Failure to provide any required documentation will result in application rejection. Please include your Name, Exam Number, and the Exam Title on the emailed or faxed documents. Note: "Official Transcript" is defined as a transcript that bears the college seal and states "official and/or copy" issued by the school's Registrar Office. A printout of the transcript from the school's website is NOT considered official and, therefore, will not be accepted and will result in your application being incomplete and rejected. SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS INFORMATION : ** License Information: Applicants for this position are required to include a copy of their license to practice as a Psychologist at the time of filing or within fifteen (15) calendar days of submitting an online application. BACKGROUND CHECK INFORMATION : Candidates who are extended a conditional offer of employment will be required to complete a background check, including a review of any criminal convictions, which requires a fingerprint scan. A candidate with a conviction history which has a direct and adverse relationship with the duties of the Chief, Psychological Services position may undergo the process for his/her conditional offer of employment to be rescinded. If rescinded, a candidate's name will be removed from the certification list pursuant to Civil Service Rule 6.04. Additional Information EXAMINATION CONTENT : An evaluation of training and experience*** weighted at 100% based on a review of application materials in the following areas: Practical application of pertinent American Psychological Association (APA) Ethical Principles and Code of Conduct relevant to psychological practice Practical application of principles and evidence-based practices of clinical psychology Administration and Management Analysis and Decision-Making Planning and Evaluating Organizational Awareness Organizational Development Teaching Others Service Motivation Interpersonal Skills Reading Comprehension Oral Communication Written Communication Relationship Building Integrity Accountability ***In order to receive credit for the training and experience claimed, candidates must submit a curriculum vitae, statement of career goals and achievements, and letters of reference with their application providing pertinent information demonstrating competence in the areas above. These documents must be provided at the time of filing or within fifteen (15) calendar days of submitting an online application. NOTE: Candidates are responsible for providing a valid e-mail address. Please add info@governmentjobs.com to your e-mail address book and list of approved senders to prevent e-mail notifications from being filtered as spam/junk mail. Final result letters will be sent via U.S. mail. Test scores cannot be given over the telephone. ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION : The names of the candidates receiving a passing grade in the examination will be placed on the Eligible List in the order of their score group for a period of twelve (12) months following the date of promulgation. VACANCY INFORMATION : The Eligible List resulting from this examination will be used to fill vacancies at the Los Angeles County Fire Department. APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION : Applications must be filed online only. Applications submitted by U.S. mail, fax, or in person will not be accepted. We must receive your application online by 5:00 p.m., PT on the last day of filing. Apply online by clicking on the green "Apply" button at the top right of this posting. You can also track the status of your application by using this website. Fill out your application completely. The acceptance of your application depends on whether you have clearly shown that you meet the Selection Requirements and have provided all required documents. Provide all relevant job experience in the spaces provided so we can evaluate your qualifications for the job. For each job held, provide the name and address of your employer, your job title, the beginning and ending dates, number of hours worked per week, and description of work performed. If your application is incomplete, it will be rejected. Resumes may NOT be submitted in lieu of completing the Job Experience section of the application. IMPORTANT NOTE : Please note that ALL information included in the application materials is subject to VERIFICATION at any point during the examination and hiring process, including after an appointment has been made. FALSIFICATION of any information may result in DISQUALIFICATION or RESCISSION OF APPOINTMENT . Utilizing VERBIAGE from the Class Specification and Selection Requirements to serve as your description of duties WILL NOT be sufficient to demonstrate that you meet the requirements. Doing so may result in an INCOMPLETE APPLICATION and you may be DISQUALIFIED . SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER : It is important that you provide your own Social Security Number (SSN) at the time of filing to ensure your application is processed accurately. Please include your SSN for record control purposes. Federal law requires that all employed persons have a SSN. COMPUTER AND INTERNET ACCESS AT PUBLIC LIBRARIES : For applicants who may not have regular access to a computer or the Internet, applications can be completed on computers at public libraries throughout Los Angeles County by visiting http://www.colapublib.org/libs . NO SHARING OF USER ID, E-MAIL, AND PASSWORD: If you do not already have an account/profile with the County of Los Angeles, you will need to create one. All applicants must file their application online using their own user ID and password. Using someone else's user ID and password may erase the original candidate's application record. Department Contact Name: Paolo Galdones Department Contact Phone: (213) 738-2232 Department Fax: (323) 264-7159 Department Contact E-mail: pgaldones@hr.lacounty.gov ADA Coordinator E-mail: adarequests@hr.lacounty.gov ADA Coordinator Phone: (213) 738-2022 California Relay Services Phone: (800) 735-2922 Teletype Phone: (800) 899-4099 Alternate Teletype Phone: (800) 897-0077 Closing Date/Time: