|Salary||$20.49 - $25.59/hour; $3,551.60 - $4,435.60/month; $42,619.20 - $53,227.20/year|
|Date Opened||10/9/2020 08:00:00 AM|
|Filing Deadline||10/26/2020 5:00:00 PM|
Permanent/Full Time (40 hrs/week)
Auburn Area (Applegate, Auburn, Colfax, Foresthill, Meadow Vista, Penryn)
South Placer (Granite Bay, Loomis, Lincoln, Rocklin, Roseville)
|Additional Forms Required||
Veterans DD214 (if applicable)|
|HR Analyst||Lindsay Killian|
Placer County is currently accepting applications for Administrative Legal Clerk - Entry and Administrative Legal Clerk - Journey. Each level in this job series has different minimum qualifications.
To participate in the recruitment at the Entry level, Journey level, or both levels, you must complete and submit separate applications and supplemental questionnaires for each recruitment:
Administrative Legal Clerk - Entry #2020-12351-01
Administrative Legal Clerk - Journey #2020-12352-01
All Administrative Legal Clerk Entry/Journey positions are allocated to the District Attorney's Office, the Probation Department, and the Sheriff's Office. At this time, the Sheriff's Office is seeking applications for Administrative Legal Clerk to fill vacancies in both the Corrections and Detention Division (Jail). Incumbents working in the jail will be assigned to work 8, 10, or 12-hour shifts, as well as nights, weekend, and holidays in a locked-down facility. All jail shifts are rotational, based upon seniority. These positions receive Overtime Pay, Jail Incentive Pay (5%) and a $750 per year Uniform Allowance. Those assigned to work night shifts will receive an additional 7.5% Night Shift Differential Pay.
The eligible list established as a result of this recruitment may be used to fill vacancies in the Probation Department, the District Attorney's Office, and other Sheriff's Office divisions as they arise.
Placer County offers a comprehensive benefits package to employees. The following information represents benefits currently available to permanent Placer County employees and may be subject to change. Applicants should inquire as to the most current benefit package during hiring interviews or by contacting the Human Resources Department. Click here to view General benefits.
For more information regarding the benefits Placer County has to offer, please visit Placer County's Human Resources website.
To perform a wide variety of general and legal administrative, clerical and document processing duties related to the legal function and department assigned; to serve as initial contact to the public; and to support law enforcement with a variety of administrative tasks.
This is the full journey level class in the Administrative Legal Clerk series and is distinguished from the Administrative Legal Clerk - Entry level by the ability to perform the full range of duties assigned with only occasional instruction or assistance as unusual or unique situations arise. Positions in this class are flexibly staffed and are normally filled by advancement from the Administrative Legal Clerk - Entry level.
Receives general supervision from management or supervisory positions, and may receive functional and technical supervision from clerical and secretarial personnel.
Essential duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:
Work is typically performed in an indoor office environment and controlled temperature conditions. Tasks may involve extended periods of time at a keyboard or workstation. Positions may require traveling to and from other locations in a variety of outdoor weather conditions and lifting materials and supplies of light weight. Incumbents may work odd or unusual hours including nights, weekends, holidays and/or overtime and in proximity to inmates or defendants. Incumbents may be subject to periods of facility lockdown.
It is the responsibility of applicants to identify in their application materials how they meet the minimum qualifications listed below.
Any combination of experience and training that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be:
Experience: Two years of experience performing duties comparable to that of an Administrative Legal Clerk – Entry for Placer County.
Training: Equivalent to the completion of the twelfth grade.
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.
Written Examination (100%)
The written examination may include multiple choice, true/false, fill-in, matching, and/or essay type questions directly related to the required knowledge and abilities for this classification.
Length of Probation:
Prior to the date of hire, applicants must undergo a fingerprint test by the Department of Justice, pass a medical examination (which may include a drug screening and possibly a psychological evaluation), sign a constitutional oath, and submit proof of U.S. citizenship or legal right to remain and work in the U.S. For some positions, applicants may also be required to submit proof of age, undergo a background investigation (which may include a voice stress analysis and/or a polygraph), and/or be bonded. Additionally, positions in law enforcement classifications and those supporting law enforcement functions will be required to complete a conviction history questionnaire prior to or during the interview process. Applicants for positions with access to Medi-Cal billing software or who are licensed providers must clear the Federal Exclusion List, credentialing, and social security verification. Failure to clear these requirements may result in an employment offer being withdrawn.
The eligible list 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 level) 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.
Placer County offers an expedited process for qualifying certain applicants for interviews. Candidates currently employed, or employed within the last year, by a public agency operating under a personnel civil service or merit system may be eligible to be placed on a Public Agency Eligible List and certified as eligible for appointment to a similar job assignment without going through the examination process. For more information on the Public Agency Eligible List, to download forms, or to apply, please click here.
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.
Tentative Recruitment Timeline:
10/09/2020 - Recruitment opens
10/26/2020 - Recruitment closes
Week of 10/26/2020 - Minimum qualifications screening
Week of 11/16/2020 - Written examination
Week of 11/23/2020 - Eligible list established
For questions regarding this recruitment, please contact Suzanne Messina, Administrative Technician, at firstname.lastname@example.org or (530) 889-4079.