|Date Opened||1/18/2019 3:30:00 PM|
|Filing Deadline||4/19/2019 11:59:00 PM|
|Salary||$7,119 - 9,017 / Month|
|Job Type||Open & Promotional|
THE JOB: Under general supervision, to participate in and supervise the activities at several sites of a small non-emergency x-ray section; and to do other work as required. The work involves performing x-ray procedures on prisoners, corpses and other Coroner cases. The eligible list established from this recruitment will be used to fill the current vacancy and any future vacancies throughout the life of the eligible list. * Please note: the official title of the position is Chief Radiologic Technologist.
THE REQUIREMENTS: Any combination of education and experience that would provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be:
One year of work experience as a certified Radiologic Technologist.
Special Requirements: Possession of a valid Diagnostic Radiologic Technology certificate issued by the State of California.
Knowledge: Thorough knowledge of the theory, principles and techniques of taking x-rays; and the principles of radiation safety. Working knowledge of x-ray equipment, its uses and limitations; and human anatomy as it relates to taking x-rays. Some knowledge of efficient radiology laboratory operation; and the principles of supervision and training.
Ability to: Schedule, direct and evaluate the work of subordinates; direct the operation of a small x-ray section; take a variety of x-rays; operate and care for x-ray and related equipment; follow and transmit detailed oral and written directions; establish and maintain cooperative relationships with patients and others contacted in the course of work; prepare solutions and process exposed film; position patients for x-ray procedures; learn and perform x-ray procedures on cadavers; instruct others in the procedures and techniques of radio-graphy; and prepare reports.
ANNUAL LEAVE - 22 days first year, increasing to 37 days after 15 years of service. Available for vacation and/or sick leave.
HOLIDAYS - 13 paid holidays per year.
BEREAVEMENT LEAVE - 3 days paid in California, 5 days paid out-of-state.
MEDICAL PLAN - The County contracts with CalPERS for a variety of medical plans. For most plans, County contributions pay a majority of the premiums for employees and eligible dependents.
DENTAL PLAN - County pays for employee and eligible dependent coverage.
VISION PLAN - County pays for employee coverage. Employee may purchase eligible dependent coverage.
RETIREMENT - Pension formula 2% at age 60 or 2% at age 62 as determined based on provisions of the CA Public Employees’ Pension Reform Act of 2013 (PEPRA). Pension benefit determined by final average compensation of three years. County participates in Social Security.
LIFE INSURANCE - County paid $20,000 term policy. Employee may purchase additional life insurance.
DISABILITY INSURANCE - Employees in the General Representation Unit participate in the State Disability Insurance (SDI) program. This program is funded 100% by employee payroll deductions.
DEPENDENT-CARE PLAN - Employees who make contributions for child or dependent care may elect to have their contributions made utilizing “pre-tax dollars.”
H-CARE PLAN - Employees who pay a County medical premium may elect this pre-tax program.
HEALTH CARE FLEXIBLE SPENDING ALLOWANCE (HCFSA) - Employees may elect this pre-tax program to cover qualifying health care expenses.
DEFERRED COMPENSATION - A deferred compensation plan is available to employees.
OTHER – Other pay and benefit items apply to certain positions or assignments, such as Bilingual Pay and Night Shift Differential
THE EXAMINATION: Your application and supplemental questionnaire will be reviewed to determine if you have met the education, experience, training and/or licensing requirements as stated on the job announcement. If you meet these criteria and are one of the best qualified, you may be required to compete in any combination of written, oral and/or performance examinations or a competitive evaluation of training and experience as described on your application and supplemental questionnaire. You must pass all components of the examination to be placed on the eligible list. The examination may be eliminated if there are ten or fewer qualified applicants. If the eligible list is established without the administration of the announced examination, the life of the eligible list will be six months and your overall score will be based upon an evaluation of your application and supplemental questionnaire. If during those six months it is necessary to administer another examination for this job class, you will be invited to take the examination to remain on the eligible list.
HOW TO APPLY: Apply Online Now! Click on the link below; or print out an application and supplemental questionnaire and mail/bring them to: Santa Cruz County Personnel Department, 701 Ocean Street, Room 510, Santa Cruz, CA, 95060. For information, call (831) 454-2600. Hearing Impaired TDD/TTY: 711. Applications will meet the final filing date if received in one of the following ways: 1) in the Personnel Department by 5:00 p.m. on the final filing date, 2) submitted online before midnight of the final filing date.
Women, minorities and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. If you have a disability that requires test accommodation, please call (831) 454-2600.
To comply with the 1986 Immigration Reform and Control Act, Santa Cruz County verifies that all new employees are either U.S. citizens or persons authorized to work in the U.S.
Some positions may require fingerprinting and/or background investigation.
NOTE: The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute an expressed or implied contract.
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