|Salary||$25.82 - $31.39/hour; $4,475.87 - $5,440.43/month; $53,710.38 - $65,285.17/year|
|Department||Health and Human Services|
|Job Type||Promotional and/or Interdepartment Transfer|
|Date Opened||5/17/2019 4:15:00 PM|
|Filing Deadline||6/3/2019 5:00:00 PM|
Permanent/Full Time (40 hrs/week)
Tahoe Area (Carnelian Bay, Kings Beach, Tahoe City, Tahoe Vista, Truckee)
Auburn Area (Applegate, Auburn, Colfax, Foresthill, Meadow Vista, Penryn)
South Placer (Granite Bay, Loomis, Lincoln, Rocklin, Roseville)
|HR Analyst||Kelly Tourville|
THIS RECRUITMENT IS OPEN TO PERMANENT PLACER COUNTY EMPLOYEES ONLY.
Employees in this classification will receive a 2% general wage increase effective June 8, 2019.
The classification of Eligibility Specialist - Senior is currently utilized within the Department of Health and Human Services, including the Children's System of Care, Human Services, and Public Health Divisions.
The eligible list established from this recruitment may be used to fill vacancies as they arise in Auburn, South Placer and/or Tahoe areas.
To perform the more difficult, complex, and/or confidential functions related to determining eligibility for, or continuation of, designated and specialized client services programs and their respective benefits; to exercise technical and functional supervision over other staff members as assigned; and to function as an integral and supportive member of assigned departmental and multi-disciplinary team(s).
This is the advanced journey level class in the Eligibility Specialist series. Positions at this level are distinguished from other classes within the series by the level of responsibility assumed, complexity of duties assigned, independence of action taken, as well as by the nature of the public contact required. Employees in this job class perform the most difficult and responsible types of duties assigned to classes within this series. Employees at this level are required to be fully trained in all procedures related to assigned program area(s) as well as cross trained in other client services programs.
Receives direction from supervisory or management staff.
May exercise technical and functional supervision over other employees as assigned.
Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:
It is the responsibility of applicants to identify in their application materials how they meet the minimum qualifications listed below.
Experience and Training: Any combination of experience and training that would provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the required knowledge and abilities would be:
Experience: Two years of responsible, journey level eligibility determination experience performing duties similar to an Eligibility Specialist II with Placer County.
Training: Equivalent to the completion of the twelfth grade. Completion of the equivalent of 30 semester units in social services, sociology, social work, psychology, behavioral science, business or public administration, or a related field from an accredited college or university is highly desirable.
License or Certificate:
May need to possess a valid driver's license as required by the position. Proof of adequate vehicle insurance and medical clearance may also be required.
Training & Experience Rating (100%)
Based upon responses to the supplemental questionnaire, the applicant’s education, training and experience will be evaluated using a pre-determined formula. Scores from this evaluation will determine applicant ranking and placement on the eligible list.
The eligible list(s) resulting from this recruitment may be certified as a substitute list for a substantially similar classification. For this purpose, a substantially similar classification is one at a lower level in the same classification (example: entry level vs. journey) and/or a similar classification (similar work performed, similar training and experience qualifications required). If you are contacted for an interview by a County department, you will be informed of the classification and other relevant information. If you choose not to interview for a substantially similar classification, you will remain on the eligible list for which you originally applied.
Thank you for your interest in employment with Placer County. Placer County is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to an active nondiscrimination program. It is the stated policy of Placer County that harassment, discrimination and retaliation are prohibited and that all employees, applicants, agents, contractors, and interns/volunteers shall receive equal consideration and treatment. All terms and conditions of employment, including but not limited to recruitment, hiring, transfer and promotion will be based on the qualifications of the individual for the positions being filled regardless of gender (including gender identity and expression), sexual orientation, race, color, ancestry, religion, national origin, physical disability (Including HIV and AIDS), mental disability, medical condition (cancer or genetic characteristics/information), age (40 or over), marital status, military and/or veteran status, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law. Please contact the Human Resources Department at least 5 working days before a scheduled examination if you require accommodation in the examination process. Medical disability verification may be required prior to accommodation.
The following information represents benefits currently available to permanent Placer County employees and may be subject to change. It is advisable that applicants inquire as to the most current benefit package during hiring interviews or by contacting the Human Resources Department.
Tentative Recruitment Timeline
6/3/2019 - Minimum Qualifications Screening/Not Qualified Notices Emailed
6/13/2019 - Training and Experience Rating Panel
Week of June 17th - Eligible List Established