|Salary||$22.59 - $28.21/hour; $3,915.60 - $4,889.73/month; $46,987.20 - $58,676.80/year*|
|Date Opened||10/8/2021 09:00:00 AM|
|Filing Deadline||10/29/2021 5:00:00 PM|
Permanent/Full Time (40 hrs/week)
Permanent/Part Time (less than 40 hrs/week)
Auburn (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|
The Administrative Legal Clerk - Senior classification is assigned to the Sheriff's Office, the District Attorney's Office, and the Probation Department. Currently, the Sheriff's Office is hiring for two vacancies in the Corrections Division (jail). The Probation Department will also be hiring for a vacancy anticipated in January 2022.
Positions for the Sheriff's Office Corrections Division are located in the jail at either the Auburn or South Placer facility. Most positions in the jail require individuals to work 12-hour shifts, as well as nights, weekends, and holidays. All jail shifts are rotational based upon seniority. To view a recruitment video for the Sheriff's Office, please click here.
Positions for the Probation Department are currently located either at the Auburn Justice Center in Auburn, the Santucci Justice Center in Roseville, or the Placer County facility on Sunset Boulevard in Rocklin. Upon successful completion of the probationary period, staff enjoy the option to work an alternative 9/80 work schedule.
*Sheriff's Office Corrections Division (jail): In addition to the base hourly rate listed above, individuals assigned to the jail will receive Jail Incentive Pay of 5%, as well as a yearly uniform allowance of $750.00. Those assigned to work the night shift will receive a shift differential of 7.5%. Those assigned to work as a shift supervisor will receive an additional 5% of base salary.
The eligible list established from this recruitment may also be used to fill future vacancies as they arise in the Sheriff's Office, District Attorney's Office, and/or the Probation Department.
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 variety of more specialized and responsible general and legal administrative, clerical, and document processing functions for assigned program or project within a legal department; to support law enforcements with a variety of administrative tasks; and to act as a shift supervisor and participate in employee training, evaluation and discipline when assigned to the Sheriff's Office.
This is the advanced journey level class in the Administrative Legal Clerk series. Positions at this level are distinguished from other classes within the series by the level of responsibility assumed, the complexity of duties assigned, independence of action taken, and by the nature of the public contact made. Employees perform the most difficult and responsible types of duties assigned to classes within this series including performing technical clerical duties which require specialized knowledge related to area of assignment within a legal department and/or providing technical and functional supervision over assigned legal clerical staff. When assigned to the Sheriff's Office, as a shift supervisor, employees perform direct supervision over assigned staff. Employees at this level are required to be fully trained in all procedures related to assigned area of responsibility.
Receives general supervision from management personnel, and may receive functional or technical supervision from higher level secretarial personnel.
Exercises technical and functional supervision over legal clerical personnel.
May exercise direct supervision over clerical staff when assigned to the Sheriff's Office.
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: Three years of increasingly responsible legal clerical experience.
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.
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.
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 (including traits historically associated with race, including, but not limited to, hair texture and protective hairstyles such as braids, locks, and twists), color, ancestry, religion (including creed and belief), national origin, citizenship, physical disability (including HIV and AIDS), mental disability, medical condition (including cancer or genetic characteristics/information), age (40 or over), marital status, military and/or veteran status, sex (including parental status, pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, and related medical conditions), political orientation, 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.
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