State Center Community College District

State Center Community College District (SCCCD) currently includes four community colleges and two educational centers: Fresno City College, Reedley College, Clovis Community College, Madera Community College, Madera Community College at Oakhurst, and the Career and Technology Center. SCCCD serves approximately 1.7 million people across more than 5,500 square miles, including most of Fresno and Madera counties and parts of Kings and Tulare counties. We are committed to empowering our colleges in their efforts to promote exemplary educational opportunities and to provide safe, inclusive, and supportive learning environments leading to student success and global competitiveness which will transform our region.

31 job(s) at State Center Community College District

STATE CENTER COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT Fresno, California, United States
Apr 18, 2024
Temporary
General Purpose Under general supervision, assists students, parents and the public in applying for scholarships; screens students and provides specialized financial aid, grant and scholarship information, assistance and advice to students; receives, reviews and evaluates scholarship applications and forms; determines scholarship awards package and monitors student eligibility; assists with department outreach and events; and performs related duties as assigned. Essential Duties & Responsibilities The duties listed below are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to this class. Coordinates activities associated with the College's various scholarship programs; receives, scans and processes scholarship applications including GPA information, transcripts from other colleges and letters of recommendation; makes determinations on scholarship awards to students meeting established criteria; analyzes and processes scholarship applications using online software to determine if students meet state, federal and donor guidelines and criteria; notifies students of awards and coordinates the disbursement of scholarship awards in accordance with established criteria, procedures and guidelines. Explains and assists students with understanding and completing scholarship and financial aid applications; interviews students regarding scholarship requirements. Processes stipends from various departments throughout the year; tracks and monitors individual student scholarship accounts to ensure continued eligibility; takes appropriate follow-up action as necessary. Arranges the logistics for the Scholarship Award Ceremony and other major events; develops and maintains attendee lists and seating arrangements; prepares presentations; develops and produces invitations, programs and publications; contacts vendors for facilities and food orders, supplies and audio-visual equipment; handles other event logistics. Coordinates and participates in scholarship outreach activities, presentations and workshops; maintains or prepares informational materials including brochures, flyers and pamphlets; updates and maintains department website and social media accounts; works closely with the State Center Community College District Foundation to build and maintain strong relationships with donors. Demonstrates sensitivity to and understanding of historically minoritized groups and participates in professional development activities to increase cultural competency to enhance equity-minded practices within the District. OTHER DUTIES Provides backup for other department administrative support staff. Interacts with other departments and with state and federal programs on behalf of a student. Performs related duties as assigned. Employment Standards / Minimum Qualifications KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES Knowledge of: Financial aid department services, goals, objectives, policies, procedures and practices. Customer service practices and telephone etiquette. District student recordkeeping practices and procedures for processing student information and interpreting input and output data. District scholarship and financial software applications. The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act, Title IV and other state and federal laws and regulations and District rules, policies and procedures governing financial aid and applicable eligibility criteria. Principles and practices of sound business communication including English usage, spelling and punctuation. Standard business software including word processing, spreadsheets and database programs such as Access. Skills and Abilities to: Communicate complex guidelines, policies and procedures accurately and effectively; understand requests for information or assistance; maintain a courteous and tactful manner when under pressure or in an antagonistic situation. Coordinate and implement scholarship outreach activities and special events. Analyze problems, evaluate alternatives and recommend or adopt effective courses of action in accordance with established policies and procedures. Set priorities and exercise sound judgment within areas of responsibility. Track and report statistical information utilizing complex spreadsheets and databases. Understand, interpret, explain and apply applicable laws, codes, regulations, policies and procedures. Maintain confidentiality of District and student files and records. Effectively engage and support historically minoritized groups by addressing issues of equity and improving culturally responsive service-oriented practices. Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing. Understand and follow written and oral instructions. Operate a computer and use standard business software. Represent the District effectively one on one and in a variety of group settings. Exercise tact and diplomacy in dealing with sensitive, complex and confidential student issues and situations. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with all those encountered in the course of work. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE An associate degree in education, finance, accounting, business administration or another related field and one year of student services support work experience, preferably in a foundation or financial aid department; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. LICENSES, CERTIFICATES AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS A valid California driver's license and the ability to maintain insurability under the District's vehicle insurance program. PHYSICAL AND MENTAL DEMANDS The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by employees to successfully perform the essential functions of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Physical Demands While performing the duties of this class, employees are regularly required to sit; talk or hear, in person and by telephone; use hands repetitively to finger, handle, feel or operate standard office equipment; and reach with hands and arms. Employees are frequently required to walk and to stand for long periods; and to lift up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus. Mental Demands While performing the duties of this class, employees are regularly required to use written and oral communication skills; read and interpret data, information and documents; analyze and solve problems; observe and interpret situations; learn and apply new information or skills; perform highly detailed work; work on multiple, concurrent tasks; work with frequent interruptions; work under intensive deadlines; and interact with District managers, staff, the public and others encountered in the course of work. WORKING ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential duties of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Employees work under typical office conditions subject to frequent public contact and interruption; and intermittent exposure to individuals acting in a disagreeable fashion. The employee may be required to travel to locations other than assigned work site and to adjust to work schedule changes and requirements to work overtime. Assessment Process Only the most qualified applicants will be invited to interview for the assignment. Full-time permanent positions provide an attractive benefit package which includes health, dental and vision coverage for the employee and eligible dependents, as well as life insurance and disability coverage for employees.Part-time positions are paid hourly, with limited benefits. For a detailed list of benefits, visit our benefits page .
STATE CENTER COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT Fresno, California, United States
Apr 16, 2024
Temporary
General Purpose Under general supervision, carries out the recruitment process to fill classified position vacancies; prepares and executes classified recruitment plans and the examination components within the plans; identifies and on-boards temporary employees for provisional and limited-term assignment; and performs related duties as assigned. Essential Duties & Responsibilities The duties listed below are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to this class. Assists in providing work guidance and direction to lower-level staff; may monitors staff work for completeness, accuracy and conformance with standards; monitors workflow to ensure that mandated deadlines are being met; may provide information, instruction and training on work processes and technical, legal and regulatory requirements; provides input to supervisor on subordinate staff work performance. Interprets, explains and applies Board policies, Personnel Commission rules and services, and federal/state laws and regulations; develops recommendations to improve department processes and procedures. Performs routine to difficult technical assignments in support of Personnel Commission/classified human resources recruitment and selection programs; works with hiring managers to determine appropriate examination processes; prepares examination materials; selects subject-matter experts; assists in establishing recruitment timelines and testing calendars; publishes and advertises classified recruitments, including drafting job announcements and supplemental applications, posting job openings on the District's website and NEOGOV and distributing job flyers for internal and external posting. Receives and reviews applications for accuracy and completeness; screens applications for minimum qualifications; conducts background and reference checks; responds to candidate questions; generates notices and correspondence to applicants and candidates regarding application status and scores from competency, performance and written examinations. Schedules tests and makes other testing arrangements; proctors the administration of tests; works with Personnel Commission staff to make arrangements for subject-matter experts for examination panels and performance exams; coordinates and conducts oral panel examinations; distributes confirmation letters and interview guidelines to candidates and oral panel members; provides orientation and coaching to panel members; scans and inputs test scores; creates lists of eligible applicants for temporary positions. Works with District hiring managers to identify and select/place temporary employees in provisional or limited-term assignments; contacts candidates selected for temporary employment; schedules and conducts on-boarding process; establishes start dates with hiring managers and tracks temporary/ provisional employees; explains and follows up on pre-employment requirements. Prepares recruitment reports and other materials for Personnel Commission meetings; attends Commission meetings when required; reviews Personnel Commission rules and makes recommendations for modification. Creates, updates and maintains employee personnel files and records for temporary employees; maintains recruitment, selection and other records; enters and updates personnel transaction information into the District's HRIS system; reviews personnel files with temporary employees as requested; interprets policies, procedures and regulations to District management, staff and the public in assigned areas of responsibility. Processes, tracks and maintains records for leaves of absence for classified employees; advises management and staff on employee leave rights under Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA), California Family Rights Act (CFRA), Pregnancy Disability Leave (PDL) and other state and federal statutes. Prepares and conducts a variety of presentations. May assist in conducting a variety of surveys including surveys of compensation, benefits, leave benefits and professional growth and longevity benefit offerings Demonstrates sensitivity to and understanding of historically minoritized groups and participates in professional development activities to increase cultural competency to enhance equity-minded practices within the District. OTHER DUTIES Participates in job fairs and other community events to increase awareness of employment opportunities with the District. May attend trainings and workshops. Performs related duties as assigned. Employment Standards / Minimum Qualifications KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES Knowledge of: Basic principles, detailed practices and successful techniques in conducting recruitment, testing and selection programs in a California community college with a merit system. Processes and practices for maintaining employment test security and integrity. Personnel Commission rules, objectives and policies. Modern office practices and equipment including computers, applicable software programs and the District's applicant tracking system. Methods and practices of public personnel administration and applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations, including the California Education Code. District human resources policies and procedures and labor contract provisions. Research methods and data analysis techniques. Principles and practices of sound business communication. Safety policies and safe work practices applicable to the assignment. Skills and Abilities to: Understand, explain and apply Board policy, Personnel Commission/merit system rules, and the California Education Code. Conduct the full range of recruitment, testing and selection processes for classified positions. Review candidates' minimum qualifications and develop accurate findings. Represent the District and department effectively with other departments, applicants and interview panels. Prepare and maintain accurate and complete files and records. Compose clear, concise and comprehensive analyses, correspondence, reports, studies, agreements, presentations and other written materials from brief instructions. Establish priorities and work effectively and independently with many demands on time. Effectively engage and support historically minoritized groups by addressing issues of equity and improving culturally responsive service-oriented practices. Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, including in public settings. Prepare and present periodic training sessions as directed. Understand and follow written and oral instructions. Track statistical information utilizing complex spreadsheets and databases. Operate a computer and use standard business software. Analyze situations accurately and adopt effective courses of action. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with all those encountered in the course of work. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE Graduation from high school or GED equivalent and three years of technical HR experience in recruitment, testing and selection; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. LICENSES, CERTIFICATES AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS A valid California driver's license and the ability to maintain insurability under the District's vehicle insurance program. PHYSICAL AND MENTAL DEMANDS The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by employees to successfully perform the essential functions of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Physical Demands While performing the duties of this class, employees are regularly required to sit; talk or hear, in person and by telephone; use hands repetitively to finger, handle, feel or operate standard office equipment; and reach with hands and arms.?Employees are frequently required to walk and stand; and lift up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus. Mental Demands While performing the duties of this class, employees are regularly required to use written and oral communication skills; read and interpret data, information and documents; analyze and solve problems; observe and interpret situations; learn and apply new information or skills; perform highly detailed work; work on multiple, concurrent tasks; work with frequent interruptions; work under intensive deadlines; and interact with District managers, staff, the public and others encountered in the course of work. WORKING ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential duties of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Employees work under typical office conditions, and the noise level is usually quiet. The employee may be required to travel to locations other than assigned work site and to adjust to work schedule changes and requirements to work overtime. Assessment Process Only the most qualified applicants will be invited to interview for the assignment. Full-time permanent positions provide an attractive benefit package which includes health, dental and vision coverage for the employee and eligible dependents, as well as life insurance and disability coverage for employees.Part-time positions are paid hourly, with limited benefits. For a detailed list of benefits, visit our benefits page .
STATE CENTER COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT Fresno, California, United States
Apr 16, 2024
Temporary
General Purpose Under general supervision, performs advanced administrative support to an instructional Dean; inputs, maintains, tracks and edits department class schedules and faculty loads; creates and maintains documents, reports, records and files required for work processes; performs research and complex scheduling and calendaring; facilitates course and faculty evaluation processes; staffs committees, takes and posts agendas and minutes; coordinates event logistics; and performs related duties as assigned. Essential Duties & Responsibilities The duties listed below are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to this class. Provides clerical and administrative support to an instructional Dean; using standard office software, composes and/or types memoranda, correspondence, reports, agreements, contracts, presentations, spreadsheets, forms and other documents, often of a highly technical and sensitive nature; proofreads and checks typed and other materials for accuracy, completeness and compliance with District standards, policies and procedures; ensures materials, contracts, reports and documents for signature are accurate and complete. Screens and responds independently to phone calls, correspondence and email inquiries regarding a variety of department matters; acts as liaison in coordinating calendars and matters between the Dean's office and other departments, divisions, educational and industry partners and vendors; represents the department in important interactions with department constituencies over the phone, in person and online; provides information and handles issues that may require sensitivity and use of tact and independent judgment; researches requests or complaints and refers matters to appropriate staff and/or takes or recommends action to resolve issues. Generates, aggregates and analyzes, for dean and department chair review, a variety of class schedule reports for the upcoming academic year and instructional periods using specialized class scheduling software; integrates multiple factors which may include expected enrollments, classroom times and space, availability of full- and part-time faculty within budgets, lecture/lab requirements, availability of prerequisites and other course configuration variables to draft schedules for Dean and department Chair review; receives and verifies scheduling information from the Dean and incorporates appropriate changes; ensures accuracy of schedules, adequate enrollments, instructor workload and payroll data. Calculates full and adjunct faculty load and office hours and obtains signatures for load contracts; prepares, reconciles and maintains the department faculty payroll, including auditing time logs, calculating sick leave and monitoring faculty and adjunct faculty hours for compliance with contracts and overload rules; computes and categorizes pay according to departmental/program billing accounts; ensures accurate usage of funding codes and calculates departmental/program billing. Coordinates administrative processes for staff and faculty hiring including submitting academic requisitions, assisting the selection committee with materials and scheduling and preparing hiring paperwork; prepares and maintains confidential personnel records and files; coordinates paperwork and tracking of sabbatical and other paid leaves. Coordinates the faculty evaluation process for tenured and adjunct faculty following established processes and procedures; creates and maintains sensitive tracking spreadsheets and personnel files; creates lists and notifies faculty to be evaluated; coordinates committee meetings, timelines, observations and documentation distribution and collection; coordinates the distribution and collection of student surveys; routes evaluations for signature. Organizes, maintains and updates confidential, specialized and technical files, documents and records including department personnel records; creates and maintains electronic and physical filing systems. Creates and maintains spreadsheets and databases; reviews, submits and tracks requests for payments and purchase orders in accordance with District policies and procedures; assists in ordering textbooks, equipment and materials; reviews travel and conference expense forms; calculates budget usage and fund percentages; prepares budget variance reports and spending forecasts for management review; tracks multiple funding sources; may participate in grant administration functions including basic grant writing, collecting program data and generating performance reports. Maintains and coordinates the Dean's and a variety of departmental calendars; makes meeting arrangements including preparation and posting of agendas and notices; prepares and distributes agendas and supporting documents to appropriate parties; takes and transcribes meeting minutes; may serve as recording secretary to a committee; prepares and distributes follow-up letters and documentation; assists with setup and cleanup for special events; contacts vendors for food orders, supplies and audio-visual equipment; handles other meeting logistics. Provides administrative, logistical and technical support to faculty; independently performs research for faculty on specific student/department issues and programs and resolves routine issues; assists with ordering textbooks, equipment and materials. May provide day-to-day lead work guidance and direction to other staff and student aides; assigns, schedules and monitors work for completeness, accuracy and conformance with District, department and legal/regulatory requirements and standards; provides information, instruction and training on work procedures and technical, legal and regulatory requirements. Demonstrates sensitivity to and understanding of historically minoritized groups and participates in professional development activities to increase cultural competency to enhance equity-minded practices within the District. OTHER DUTIES May receive, issue receipts for and prepare deposits of payments associated with division programs and services such as auto shop repair payments. Provides backup for other departments or division office administrative support staff. Interacts with other Colleges, departments and with state and federal programs on behalf of the department/program or a student. May assist with priority registration of students such as cohorts of students from a variety of instructional modes. Orders and replenishes an inventory of office materials and supplies. Performs related duties as assigned. Employment Standards / Minimum Qualifications KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES Knowledge of: Modern office practices, procedures and equipment including computers and applicable software programs. General principles, practices and techniques used in customer service, public relations and community outreach. Department services, program goals, objectives, policies, procedures and practices. Rules, policies, procedures and operating practices applicable to class scheduling, calculating faculty loads and contracts, facilities scheduling and related functions. District student recordkeeping practices and procedures for processing student information and interpreting input and output data. District payroll and general accounting system operations, practices and procedures. Practices and techniques of sound business communication; correct English usage, including spelling, grammar and punctuation. College and District organization, rules, policies and procedures applicable to departmental and division operations. District policies, procedures and rules regarding budgeting, purchasing and travel/training and expense reporting. Applicable sections of the California Education Code and other applicable laws. Safety policies and safe work practices applicable to the assignment. Basic principles and practices of employee work guidance and direction. Personnel Commission Rules, Administrative Regulations, Human Resources procedures and collective bargaining agreements. Uses and operations of scanners, phone systems, computers, standard business software, and database and spreadsheet applications. When Assigned to Allied Health: HIPAA regulations as they pertain to client information and medical records. Skills and Abilities to: Assign and review the work of assigned staff. Communicate information accurately and effectively; comprehend requests for information or assistance; maintain a courteous and tactful manner when under pressure or in an antagonistic situation. Compile and maintain accurate class schedules and room charts for an academic department, utilizing and integrating information provided by deans, faculty and others. Compose clear, concise and comprehensive correspondence, reports, studies, agreements, presentations and other written materials from brief instructions. Type accurately at a speed necessary to meet the requirements of the position. Track and report statistical information utilizing complex spreadsheets and databases. Perform mathematical, load and lecture hour equivalent calculations; assist in monitoring departmental budgets. Analyze problems, evaluate alternatives and recommend or adopt effective courses of action in accordance with established policies and procedures. Set priorities and exercise sound judgment within areas of responsibility. Understand, interpret, explain and apply applicable laws, codes, regulations, policies and procedures. Maintain confidentiality of District and student files and records. Effectively engage and support historically minoritized groups by addressing issues of equity and improving culturally responsive service-oriented practices. Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing. Understand and follow written and oral instructions. Operate a computer and use standard business software. Represent the District effectively in dealing with students, college and elected officials and the public. Exercise tact and diplomacy in dealing with sensitive, complex and confidential staff, faculty and/or student issues and situations. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with all those encountered in the course of work. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE Graduation from high school or GED equivalent and at least four years of progressively responsible clerical support experience, at least one year of which was in an instructional support setting in a university or college; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. An associate's degree is preferred. LICENSES, CERTIFICATES AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS A valid California driver's license and the ability to maintain insurability under the District's vehicle insurance program. PHYSICAL AND MENTAL DEMANDS The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by employees to successfully perform the essential functions of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Physical Demands While performing the duties of this class, employees are regularly required to sit; talk or hear, in person and by telephone; use hands repetitively to finger, handle, feel or operate standard office equipment; and reach with hands and arms. Employees are frequently required to walk and stand; and lift up to 10 pounds and occasionally up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus. Mental Demands While performing the duties of this class, employees are regularly required to use written and oral communication skills; read and interpret data, information and documents; analyze and solve problems; observe and interpret situations; learn and apply new information or skills; perform highly detailed work; work on multiple, concurrent tasks; work with constant interruptions; work under intensive deadlines; and interact with District managers, staff, the public and others encountered in the course of work, some of whom may be upset, angry and confrontational. WORKING ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential duties of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Employees work under typical office conditions, and the noise level is usually quiet. The employee may be required to travel to locations other than assigned work site and to adjust to work schedule changes and requirements to work overtime. Assessment Process Only the most qualified applicants will be invited to interview for the assignment. Full-time permanent positions provide an attractive benefit package which includes health, dental and vision coverage for the employee and eligible dependents, as well as life insurance and disability coverage for employees.Part-time positions are paid hourly, with limited benefits. For a detailed list of benefits, visit our benefits page .
STATE CENTER COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT Fresno, California, United States
Apr 12, 2024
Temporary
General Purpose Under general supervision, performs a variety of highly responsible accounting operations duties in the preparation, processing and maintenance of accounting transactions and records; and performs related duties as assigned. Essential Duties & Responsibilities The duties listed below are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to this class. Performs a variety of accounts payable duties associated with college co-curricular and athletic activities, student clubs, scholarship recipients and other college-specific accounts; reviews requisitions and purchase order requests, verifying proper account codes and required approvals; prepares purchase orders and sends to vendors following approval; reviews invoices and requests for payment to verify accuracy, completeness and adherence to District policies and terms of contracts; submits to manager for approval of payment; prints checks and mails or distributes to vendors, coaches and others; matches accounts payable invoices and enters into the system; verifies all statements and invoice balances. Assists students at the cashier window; accesses student accounts and answers a variety of questions about account balances, financial aid and work study checks received and payments made; researches balances with Admissions & Records and Financial Aid staff to answer student questions; takes payments for account balances, transcripts and other transactions in cash, by check or by credit cards; records transactions in student accounts; processes payments for Associated Student Body cards, parking permits and other items and posts transactions; issues receipts for all payments received; balances cash and credit card payments received; researches credit card transactions for refund issues or chargeback transactions; closes out and balances cash drawers at business office closing. Performs a variety of accounts receivable duties; prepares bills for agencies sponsoring students including the Veterans Administration, Workforce Investment Board, international students, police agencies, private companies and others based on sponsorship agreements; uploads student data from the District ERP system to generate sponsor invoices; deposits and posts payments received to student accounts; monitors all incoming payments made by the Department of Veterans Affairs on behalf of G.I. Bill recipients; reviews and coordinates with the VA and campus Veteran's Office adjustments and changes needed to correct invoicing and collection of tuition and fees; provides prompt reporting on funding of tuition and fees to the VA in the event of changes in student financial aid status; creates and initiates payments of debts owed in compliance with VA, Treasury and VA Debt Management requirements; ensures readiness for VA audits; vouchers any refunds back to sponsors. Performs cash management duties; reconciles daily cash payments and prepares bank deposits; performs monthly cash vault reconciliations subject to manager review; counts and verifies deposits of parking and library fees and athletics receipts. May provide day-to-day lead work guidance and direction to student aides performing cashiering duties; assigns, schedules and monitors work for completeness, accuracy and conformance with District, department and legal/regulatory requirements and standards; provides information, instruction and training on work procedures and technical, legal and regulatory requirements. Assists in the disbursement of financial aid; determines student accounts with outstanding balances and nets award amounts against those balances; runs reports in District ERP system of approved financial aid checks and provides to bank; voids and reissues stale dated checks incorrectly issued, lost or stolen; maintains logs of checks issued and direct deposits made; assists with monthly reconciliations; bills/rebills students for payments due based on dropped classes and no shows; runs aging reports to balance and reconcile accounts. Audits student accounts to determine any errors in awards, account adjustments and student payments; verifies refunds have been properly made and credits accurately calculated. When assigned to the Reedley Food Services department, prepares requisitions for food staples, perishables, vendor baked goods, snacks, drinks, cooking and service supplies and other items and processes invoices for payment; prepares and maintains accounting records involving a variety of transactions and accounts; participates in estimating costs for private catering orders/events and invoices customers; balances cash receipts, reconciles to cash register transaction records and prepares bank deposits; maintains meal plan accounts and posts purchases and adjustments to accounts; orders and maintains an inventory of consumables, tools and other items; correctly prepares and processes student and provisional payrolls. Demonstrates sensitivity to and understanding of historically minoritized groups and participates in professional development activities to increase cultural competency to enhance equity-minded practices within the District. OTHER DUTIES Processes student payment worksheets for residence hall students; reviews, reconciles, audits and maintains student accounts; notifies students of balances due; prepares and maintains dorm/café worksheets. Assists District Payroll staff in performing payroll support duties; matches time slips with absence forms; sorts and enters absences into the payroll system; runs reports to verify accuracy; prepares responses to employment verification requests; picks up payroll checks from the county treasury and sends to campuses for distribution. Performs a variety of clerical and administrative support duties including answering the telephone and collecting and distributing the mail, maintaining office calendars, typing correspondence and form letters and maintaining an inventory of office supplies. Performs related duties as assigned. Employment Standards / Minimum Qualifications KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES Knowledge of: District policies, procedures and practices governing purchasing, accounts payable processing, cash handling and receipting and related financial transactions. Basic bookkeeping methods and practices. Business math. Federal, state and District rules, regulations, policies and procedures governing the award of financial aid at a level of detail necessary to perform assigned duties. Use and operation of applicable modules of the District's enterprise accounting and finance and student accounting systems. Federal Privacy Act regulations regarding the release of private employee and student information. Customer service practices and etiquette. Principles and practices of sound business communication including English usage, spelling, grammar and punctuation. Modern office practices, procedures and equipment including appropriate software applications. Skills and Abilities to: Make highly detailed comparisons, calculations and tabulations of financial data and review accounting and related documents accurately and rapidly. Carry out work independently, ensuring a high degree of accuracy. Organize, set priorities and exercise sound judgment within established guidelines. Interpret, apply and explain rules, regulations, policies and procedures and apply them in a variety of procedural situations. Operate a computer using spreadsheet and other standard business software; operate other standard office equipment. Maintain a variety of financial records and files. Maintain confidentiality of documents and records. Effectively engage and support historically minoritized groups by addressing issues of equity and improving culturally responsive service-oriented practices. Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing. Understand and follow written and oral instructions. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with all those encountered in the course of work. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE Graduation from high school or GED equivalent supplemented by college coursework in accounting and at least two years of progressively responsible experience performing financial or statistical recordkeeping, paraprofessional accounting or bookkeeping; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Completion of sixty college units including fifteen units in accounting OR an associate degree in accounting, business or a related field is desirable. LICENSES, CERTIFICATES AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS A valid California driver's license and the ability to maintain insurability under the District's vehicle insurance program may be required for certain assignments in this class. PHYSICAL AND MENTAL DEMANDS The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by employees to successfully perform the essential functions of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Physical Demands While performing the duties of this class, employees are regularly required to sit; talk or hear, both in person and by telephone; use hands repetitively to finger, handle, feel or operate computers and standard office equipment; and reach with hands and arms. An employee is frequently required to stand and walk; and lift up to 10 pounds and occasionally up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus. Mental Demands While performing the duties of this class, employees are regularly required to use written and oral communication skills; read and interpret data, information and documents; analyze and solve problems; use math and mathematical reasoning; learn and apply new information and skills; perform highly detailed work on multiple concurrent tasks with frequent interruptions; and interact with managers, employees, students and others encountered in the course of work. WORKING ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential duties of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Employees work in a typical office environment and the noise level is generally quiet to moderate. The employee may be required to travel to locations other than assigned work site and to adjust to work schedule changes and requirements to work overtime. Assessment Process Only the most qualified applicants will be invited to interview for the assignment. Full-time permanent positions provide an attractive benefit package which includes health, dental and vision coverage for the employee and eligible dependents, as well as life insurance and disability coverage for employees.Part-time positions are paid hourly, with limited benefits. For a detailed list of benefits, visit our benefits page .
STATE CENTER COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT Fresno, California, United States
Apr 10, 2024
Temporary
General Purpose Under general supervision, prepares, cooks and bakes a variety of hot and cold menus items for daily campus cafe needs and catering events; and performs related duties as assigned. Essential Duties & Responsibilities The duties listed below are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to this class. Cooks/prepares a variety of menu items including cooked-to-order grill items, main dishes, side dishes, sauces, soups, meats, vegetables and snacks, according to nutrition, sanitation and food safety standards. Bakes a variety of items including cookies and pastries, according to nutrition, sanitation and food safety standards. Interprets, follows, converts and/or adjusts assigned recipes as needed. Operates a variety of food preparation and service equipment including stovetops, ovens, grills, slicers and mixers. Maintains work areas in a safe, sanitary and clean manner. Demonstrates sensitivity to and understanding of historically minoritized groups and participates in professional development activities to increase cultural competency to enhance equity-minded practices within the District. OTHER DUTIES Maintains a variety of logs and records regarding food inventory and food safety. Assists in the delivery, setup, serving and cleanup related to food service at catered functions. Assists with other Food Services staff duties such as cashiering, line serving, shelf stocking, dish washing, sweeping, mopping, and nightly lock up as required when staffing needs dictate. Assists with researching, creating and testing new recipes and changes to existing recipes. Assists in ordering and receiving shipments of supplies. Provides day-to-day lead work guidance and direction to other staff and student aides when manager is not available; monitors work for completeness, accuracy and conformance with District, department and legal/regulatory requirements and standards; provides information, instruction and training on work procedures and technical, legal and regulatory requirements. Performs related duties as assigned. Employment Standards / Minimum Qualifications KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES Knowledge of: Institutional cooking and food preparation practices and methods. Standard principles of nutrition, sanitation and food safety as it relates to institutional food preparation. Safe and proper operation of equipment used in a commercial kitchen. Food storage techniques and rotation of perishable foods. Practices and techniques of customer service. Mathematics, measurements and weights applicable to assigned duties. Point-of-sale systems and cash handling. Recordkeeping regarding food inventory and food safety. Practices and procedures of lead work direction and employee training. Skills and Abilities to: Prepare, cook and bake a variety of foods in large quantities within established time constraints. Effectively research, interpret and adjust recipes and changes to recipe ingredients. Safely operate commercial kitchen equipment. Travel to a variety of locations on and off campus as needed for catering events. Effectively engage and support historically minoritized groups by addressing issues of equity and improving culturally responsive service-oriented practices. Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing. Understand and follow written and oral instructions. Operate a computer, point-of-sale hardware and standard business software. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with all those encountered in the course of work. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE Graduation from high school or GED equivalent and at least two years of progressively responsible experience preparing, cooking and baking food in a commercial kitchen setting, institutional food service or catering; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. LICENSES, CERTIFICATES AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS A valid California driver's license and the ability to maintain insurability under the District's vehicle insurance program. ServSafe certification or California Food Handler Card preferred. PHYSICAL AND MENTAL DEMANDS The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by employees to successfully perform the essential functions of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Physical Demands While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, feel or operate objects, tools or controls and reach with hands and arms. The employee frequently is required to stand and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand, walk; sit; stoop, kneel or crouch. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally over 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus. Mental Demands While performing the duties of this class, employees are regularly required to use written and oral communication skills; read and interpret data, information and documents; analyze and solve problems; use shop math; observe and interpret situations; learn and apply new information or new skills; work under deadlines with constant interruptions; and interact with District staff, other organizations and the public. WORKING ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential duties of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The employee generally works in a commercial kitchen environment and occasionally works in outside weather conditions. The employee works near moving mechanical parts, and is exposed to hot, cold, wet or humid conditions and vibration. The employee is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and risk of electrical shock. The noise level in the work environment is occasionally loud. The employee may be required to travel to locations other than assigned work site and to adjust to work schedule changes and requirements to work overtime. Assessment Process Only the most qualified applicants will be invited to interview for the assignment. Full-time permanent positions provide an attractive benefit package which includes health, dental and vision coverage for the employee and eligible dependents, as well as life insurance and disability coverage for employees.Part-time positions are paid hourly, with limited benefits. For a detailed list of benefits, visit our benefits page .
STATE CENTER COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT Fresno, California, United States
Apr 10, 2024
Full Time
General Purpose Under general supervision, performs general clerical support work including data entry, filing, maintaining physical and electronic records, front counter support and answering phones to support student enrollment, registration and access to records; and performs related duties as assigned. Essential Duties & Responsibilities The duties listed below are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to this class. Performs general front counter and web-room admissions and records duties; answers questions from and assists current, returning and prospective students with registering, adding or dropping courses, payments and access to official records; distributes and accepts and reviews for completeness and accuracy various forms and petitions; provides information and may verify student eligibility for particular programs, classes or early enrollment; responds to questions and complaints. Receives and inputs a variety of student information into computer systems; researches information in computer systems; assists with the preparation of forms and documentation; verifies accuracy of information with third parties. Uses a computer and phone system to respond to phone, email and web-based inquiries, explains requirements and deadlines and provides informational services; downloads documentation and enters student data into databases and student records. Prepares and compiles packets of materials; receives, opens, sorts and distributes office mail; prepares regular and bulk mailings; scans or copies various documents and materials; duplicates, assembles and distributes packets. Maintains a variety of standard office and specialized records and files; creates and maintains spreadsheets and databases to track petitions, files, activities and services. Files and maintains student supporting documentation, ensuring the confidentiality of all student documents and records in accordance with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act and established District policies and procedures. Demonstrates sensitivity to and understanding of historically minoritized groups and participates in professional development activities to increase cultural competency to enhance equity-minded practices within the District. OTHER DUTIES Provides referrals to on campus and community programs and services. Provides backup for other departments or division office administrative support staff. Assists with the preparation of rosters and grades for review and upload into student records; assists with the logging and entry of external transcripts. May provide work guidance to student workers and seasonal staff. Performs related duties as assigned. Employment Standards / Minimum Qualifications KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES Knowledge of: Standard office practices and procedures, including recordkeeping and filing. Customer service practices and telephone etiquette. Correct English usage, including spelling, grammar and punctuation. Basic policy, procedures, goals and objectives of a college admissions and records department. The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act and other District, state and federal laws, rules, regulations and policies governing student admissions and records. Safety policies and safe work practices applicable to the assignment. Uses and operations of scanners, phone systems, computers, standard business software, and database and spreadsheet applications. Skills and Abilities to: Provide customer service in person and over the phone, sometimes to confrontational individuals. Learn, interpret, explain and apply District, departmental and administrative policies, procedures and practices. Learn and apply the operations and processes of District systems and applications used in the admissions and records function. Prepare clear and accurate spreadsheets, data entries and files at an acceptable speed. Determine work priorities during peak workload periods, using sound judgment in the application of policies, rules, regulations and standard operating procedures. Organize and maintain physical and electronic files. Make mathematical calculations. Maintain confidentiality of District and student files and records. Effectively engage and support historically minoritized groups by addressing issues of equity and improving culturally responsive service-oriented practices. Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing. Understand and follow written and oral instructions. Operate a computer and use standard business software. Type accurately at a speed necessary to meet the requirements of the position. Exercise tact and diplomacy in dealing with sensitive, complex and confidential student situations. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with all those encountered in the course of work. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE Graduation from high school or GED equivalent and at least six months of clerical or customer service experience in an office environment involving the use of automated recordkeeping and processing systems; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. LICENSES, CERTIFICATES AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS: Certain assignments may require a valid California driver's license and the ability to maintain insurability under the District's vehicle insurance program. PHYSICAL AND MENTAL DEMANDS The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by employees to successfully perform the essential functions of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Physical Demands While performing the duties of this class, employees are regularly required to sit; talk or hear, in person and by telephone; use hands repetitively to finger, handle, feel or operate standard office equipment; and reach with hands and arms.?Employees are frequently required to walk, and to stand for long periods at a time; and lift up to 10 pounds and occasionally up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus.? Mental Demands While performing the duties of this class, employees are regularly required to use written and oral communication skills; read and interpret data, information and documents; analyze and solve problems; observe and interpret situations; learn and apply new information or skills; perform highly detailed work; work on multiple, concurrent tasks; work with frequent interruptions; work under intensive deadlines; and interact with District managers, staff, the public and others encountered in the course of work. WORKING ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential duties of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Employees work under typical office conditions subject to frequent public contact and interruption; and intermittent exposure to individuals acting in a disagreeable fashion. The employee may be required to travel to locations other than assigned work site and to adjust to work schedule changes and requirements to work overtime. Assessment Process APPLICATION SUBMISSION To move forward in the selection process, you must complete an online application through our web site at http://www.schooljobs.com/careers/scccd . Please attach to your application a copy of your degree or transcripts (including when degree was awarded) or your application may be considered incomplete. Resumes may also be uploaded but cannot be used in lieu of a completed application. ONCE YOU HAVE SUBMITTED YOUR APPLICATION YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO MAKE REVISIONS TO YOUR APPLICATION MATERIALS. When completing the application, please make sure you include ALL current and previous employment in the Work Experience section of the application and complete ALL fields, including the name and contact information for your supervisors. Experience that is included in the resume but not in the Work Experience section of the application may not be considered for the purpose of determining whether you meet the minimum qualifications. All required documents must be submitted by the applicant. Personnel Commission staff will not upload your documents for you. The State Center Community College District does not accept letters of recommendation for classified positions. Please do not attempt to attach letters of recommendation to your application. APPLICATION REVIEW AND ASSESSMENTS The application review process includes an evaluation of training and experience based on given application information and answers to supplemental questionnaire. Only the most qualified applicants, who pass the minimum qualifications review, will be invited to the assessment process. The assessment process will include a competency assessment (100% weight). Passing score is 75% out of 100% on the competency assessment. INITIAL ASSESSMENT TENTATIVELY SCHEDULED FOR TUESDAY, MAY 7, 2024 The assessment process / assessment date is subject to change as needs dictate. All communication regarding this process will be delivered via email to the address listed on your application. ELIGIBILITY LIST Candidates who attain a passing score on each part of the assessment will be placed in rank order on a Districtwide Open -Competitive List. Using the same process, a separate Districtwide Promotional List will be established and both Lists will be used concurrently. Unless otherwise indicated, the eligibility list will be used to fill current vacancies in this classification districtwide for at least six months. The current vacancy is at Fresno City College. PASSING THE ASSESSMENTS AND BEING PLACED ON THE ELIGIBILITY LIST DO NOT GUARANTEE AN OFFER OF EMPLOYMENT. ACCOMMODATIONS Individuals with disabilities requiring reasonable accommodation in the selection process must inform the State Center Community College District Personnel Commission Department in writing no later than the filing date stated on the announcement. Those applicants needing such accommodations should document this request including an explanation as to the type and extent of accommodation needed to participate in the selection process. ______________________________________________________________________ State Center Community College District is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. It is the policy of State Center Community College District to provide all persons with equal employment and educational opportunities without regard to race, ethnicity, national origin, gender, age, disability, medical condition, marital status, religion or similar factors as defined by law. We are a Title V employer. ______________________________________________________________________ Full-time permanent positions provide an attractive benefit package which includes health, dental and vision coverage for the employee and eligible dependents, as well as life insurance and disability coverage for employees.Part-time positions are paid hourly, with limited benefits. For a detailed list of benefits, visit our benefits page . Closing Date/Time: 4/30/2024 11:59 PM Pacific
STATE CENTER COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT Fresno, California, United States
Apr 10, 2024
Full Time
General Purpose Under general supervision, performs general clerical support work including data entry, filing, maintaining physical and electronic records, front counter support and answering phones to support student enrollment, registration and access to records; and performs related duties as assigned. Essential Duties & Responsibilities The duties listed below are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to this class. Performs general front counter and web-room admissions and records duties; answers questions from and assists current, returning and prospective students with registering, adding or dropping courses, payments and access to official records; distributes and accepts and reviews for completeness and accuracy various forms and petitions; provides information and may verify student eligibility for particular programs, classes or early enrollment; responds to questions and complaints. Receives and inputs a variety of student information into computer systems; researches information in computer systems; assists with the preparation of forms and documentation; verifies accuracy of information with third parties. Uses a computer and phone system to respond to phone, email and web-based inquiries, explains requirements and deadlines and provides informational services; downloads documentation and enters student data into databases and student records. Prepares and compiles packets of materials; receives, opens, sorts and distributes office mail; prepares regular and bulk mailings; scans or copies various documents and materials; duplicates, assembles and distributes packets. Maintains a variety of standard office and specialized records and files; creates and maintains spreadsheets and databases to track petitions, files, activities and services. Files and maintains student supporting documentation, ensuring the confidentiality of all student documents and records in accordance with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act and established District policies and procedures. Demonstrates sensitivity to and understanding of historically minoritized groups and participates in professional development activities to increase cultural competency to enhance equity-minded practices within the District. OTHER DUTIES Provides referrals to on campus and community programs and services. Provides backup for other departments or division office administrative support staff. Assists with the preparation of rosters and grades for review and upload into student records; assists with the logging and entry of external transcripts. May provide work guidance to student workers and seasonal staff. Performs related duties as assigned. Employment Standards / Minimum Qualifications KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES Knowledge of: Standard office practices and procedures, including recordkeeping and filing. Customer service practices and telephone etiquette. Correct English usage, including spelling, grammar and punctuation. Basic policy, procedures, goals and objectives of a college admissions and records department. The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act and other District, state and federal laws, rules, regulations and policies governing student admissions and records. Safety policies and safe work practices applicable to the assignment. Uses and operations of scanners, phone systems, computers, standard business software, and database and spreadsheet applications. Skills and Abilities to: Provide customer service in person and over the phone, sometimes to confrontational individuals. Learn, interpret, explain and apply District, departmental and administrative policies, procedures and practices. Learn and apply the operations and processes of District systems and applications used in the admissions and records function. Prepare clear and accurate spreadsheets, data entries and files at an acceptable speed. Determine work priorities during peak workload periods, using sound judgment in the application of policies, rules, regulations and standard operating procedures. Organize and maintain physical and electronic files. Make mathematical calculations. Maintain confidentiality of District and student files and records. Effectively engage and support historically minoritized groups by addressing issues of equity and improving culturally responsive service-oriented practices. Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing. Understand and follow written and oral instructions. Operate a computer and use standard business software. Type accurately at a speed necessary to meet the requirements of the position. Exercise tact and diplomacy in dealing with sensitive, complex and confidential student situations. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with all those encountered in the course of work. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE Graduation from high school or GED equivalent and at least six months of clerical or customer service experience in an office environment involving the use of automated recordkeeping and processing systems; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. LICENSES, CERTIFICATES AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS: Certain assignments may require a valid California driver's license and the ability to maintain insurability under the District's vehicle insurance program. PHYSICAL AND MENTAL DEMANDS The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by employees to successfully perform the essential functions of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Physical Demands While performing the duties of this class, employees are regularly required to sit; talk or hear, in person and by telephone; use hands repetitively to finger, handle, feel or operate standard office equipment; and reach with hands and arms.?Employees are frequently required to walk, and to stand for long periods at a time; and lift up to 10 pounds and occasionally up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus.? Mental Demands While performing the duties of this class, employees are regularly required to use written and oral communication skills; read and interpret data, information and documents; analyze and solve problems; observe and interpret situations; learn and apply new information or skills; perform highly detailed work; work on multiple, concurrent tasks; work with frequent interruptions; work under intensive deadlines; and interact with District managers, staff, the public and others encountered in the course of work. WORKING ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential duties of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Employees work under typical office conditions subject to frequent public contact and interruption; and intermittent exposure to individuals acting in a disagreeable fashion. The employee may be required to travel to locations other than assigned work site and to adjust to work schedule changes and requirements to work overtime. Assessment Process *Please note : This posting is exclusively for recruiting part-time positions. If you are interested in a full-time opportunity, kindly apply to the full-time job posting. APPLICATION SUBMISSION To move forward in the selection process, you must complete an online application through our web site at http://www.schooljobs.com/careers/scccd . Please attach to your application a copy of your degree or transcripts (including when degree was awarded) or your application may be considered incomplete. Resumes may also be uploaded but cannot be used in lieu of a completed application. ONCE YOU HAVE SUBMITTED YOUR APPLICATION YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO MAKE REVISIONS TO YOUR APPLICATION MATERIALS. When completing the application, please make sure you include ALL current and previous employment in the Work Experience section of the application and complete ALL fields, including the name and contact information for your supervisors. Experience that is included in the resume but not in the Work Experience section of the application may not be considered for the purpose of determining whether you meet the minimum qualifications. All required documents must be submitted by the applicant. Personnel Commission staff will not upload your documents for you. The State Center Community College District does not accept letters of recommendation for classified positions. Please do not attempt to attach letters of recommendation to your application. APPLICATION REVIEW AND ASSESSMENTS The application review process includes an evaluation of training and experience based on given application information and answers to supplemental questionnaire. Only the most qualified applicants, who pass the minimum qualifications review, will be invited to the assessment process. The assessment process will include a competency assessment (100% weight). Passing score is 75% out of 100% on the competency assessment. INITIAL ASSESSMENT TENTATIVELY SCHEDULED FOR TUESDAY, MAY 7, 2024 The assessment process / assessment date is subject to change as needs dictate. All communication regarding this process will be delivered via email to the address listed on your application. ELIGIBILITY LIST Candidates who attain a passing score on each part of the assessment will be placed in rank order on a Districtwide Open -Competitive List. Using the same process, a separate Districtwide Promotional List will be established and both Lists will be used concurrently. Unless otherwise indicated, the eligibility list will be used to fill current vacancies in this classification districtwide for at least six months. PASSING THE ASSESSMENTS AND BEING PLACED ON THE ELIGIBILITY LIST DO NOT GUARANTEE AN OFFER OF EMPLOYMENT. ACCOMMODATIONS Individuals with disabilities requiring reasonable accommodation in the selection process must inform the State Center Community College District Personnel Commission Department in writing no later than the filing date stated on the announcement. Those applicants needing such accommodations should document this request including an explanation as to the type and extent of accommodation needed to participate in the selection process. ______________________________________________________________________ State Center Community College District is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. It is the policy of State Center Community College District to provide all persons with equal employment and educational opportunities without regard to race, ethnicity, national origin, gender, age, disability, medical condition, marital status, religion or similar factors as defined by law. We are a Title V employer. ______________________________________________________________________ Full-time permanent positions provide an attractive benefit package which includes health, dental and vision coverage for the employee and eligible dependents, as well as life insurance and disability coverage for employees.Part-time positions are paid hourly, with limited benefits. For a detailed list of benefits, visit our benefits page . Closing Date/Time: 4/30/2024 11:59 PM Pacific
STATE CENTER COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT Fresno, California, United States
Apr 06, 2024
Temporary
General Purpose Under general supervision, performs American Sign Language (ASL) interpreting and transliteration services for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing (D/HH) students, faculty and staff in classrooms and a variety of other settings; and performs related duties as assigned. Essential Duties & Responsibilities The duties listed below are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to this class. Performs ASL interpreting services for D/HH students, faculty and staff in classrooms, laboratories and a variety of settings for orientations, meetings, counseling appointments, assessment testing, field trips, professional development, human resource matters and other college/District events; on a regular basis, responds to revisions in assigned schedules that require interpreting for different courses/disciplines, in different settings and for individuals with differing communication needs and preferences; transliterates course materials and other documents when required. Consults with faculty to identify potential problems that could inhibit the effective provision of interpreting services; advises faculty on uses of technology and how to negotiate communications with D/HH students to convey course content; explains student rights and responsibilities in accordance with District rules and regulations. Follows appropriate ethical codes and processes for addressing situations observed or experienced in the course of interpreting assignments; advocates for D/HH students and faculty in difficult or stressful situations. Demonstrates sensitivity to and understanding of historically minoritized groups and participates in professional development activities to increase cultural competency to enhance equity-minded practices within the District. OTHER DUTIES Performs in team interpreting as required. Performs related duties as assigned. Employment Standards / Minimum Qualifications KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES Knowledge of: American Sign Language interpretation and application techniques, including special sign vocabularies required for varied college disciplines. Current developments, trends and techniques in the field of interpreting utilized both for the deaf and hard-of-hearing. Federal, state and local laws, codes, rules, regulations and court decisions applicable to providing services to the deaf and hard-of-hearing, including the Americans with Disabilities Act and associated regulations. Proper ethical conduct as outlined in the National Association of the Deaf - Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (NAD-RID) Code of Professional Conduct with emphasis on the appropriate role of an interpreter in an educational setting. Values, behaviors and language of the American Deaf Culture. Use and operation of various assistive devices for the deaf and hard-of-hearing. Skills and Abilities to: Interpret proficiently in both voice-to-sign and sign-to-voice modes while accurately conveying the thought, intent and spirit of speakers. Rapidly process visual and audible information to convey complex concepts, unusual vocabulary and unexpected information to ensure student understanding. Analyze situations accurately, evaluating alternatives and adopting an effective course of action. Interpret, apply and explain District policies and procedures and reach sound decisions in areas applicable to the work. Maintain confidentiality of District and student files and records. Exercise tact and diplomacy in dealing with sensitive, complex and confidential student issues and situations. Effectively engage and support historically minoritized groups by addressing issues of equity and improving culturally responsive service-oriented practices. Communicate effectively, orally, via ASL and in writing. Understand and follow written and oral instructions. Operate a computer and standard business software. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with all those encountered in the course of work. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE An associate degree in education, social services or a related field, or graduation from an Interpreter Training Program, and at least one year of interpreting experience in an educational setting; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. LICENSES, CERTIFICATES AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS A valid California driver's license and the ability to maintain insurability under the District's vehicle insurance program, or ability to travel to a variety of locations on and off campus as needed to conduct District business. PHYSICAL AND MENTAL DEMANDS The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by employees to successfully perform the essential functions of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Physical Demands Essential and marginal functions may require physical fitness requirements necessary to perform the job functions with or without accommodation, such as the ability to walk rapidly to varied locations throughout the day; stand or sit for prolonged periods, use both hands with dexterity while interpreting, and lift up to 10 pounds and occasionally up to 25 pounds. The employee must be able to hear at a 20db range or better, with or without hearing aids. Mental Demands While performing the duties of this class, employees are regularly required to use written, oral and ASL communication skills; read and interpret data, information and documents; analyze and solve problems; observe and interpret situations; learn and apply new information or new skills; work with constant interruptions; and interact with District staff, other organizations and the public. WORKING ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential duties of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Employees generally work under typical classroom conditions, and the noise level is usually quiet. Periodically the noise level may be loud. The employee may occasionally work in outside weather conditions and near moving equipment. The employee may occasionally be exposed to fumes or airborne particles and toxic or caustic chemicals. The employee may be required to travel to locations other than assigned work site and to adjust to work schedule changes and requirements to work overtime. Assessment Process Only the most qualified applicants will be invited to interview for the assignment. Full-time permanent positions provide an attractive benefit package which includes health, dental and vision coverage for the employee and eligible dependents, as well as life insurance and disability coverage for employees.Part-time positions are paid hourly, with limited benefits. For a detailed list of benefits, visit our benefits page .
STATE CENTER COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT Fresno, California, United States
Apr 06, 2024
Full Time
General Purpose Under general direction, plans, organizes, manages and integrates work of the business office, college budgeting and accounting, facilities maintenance and other administrative and operational support functions at an assigned college to achieve the college's strategic financial plan; manages and reviews short- and long-term fiscal planning for the college's divisions and departments; provides expert professional assistance to the college President and other college and District management in areas of assigned responsibility; manages assigned functional areas to ensure compliance with District policies and procedures and all state and federal regulations and requirements; and performs related duties as assigned. Essential Duties & Responsibilities The duties listed below are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to this class. Plans, organizes, directs, controls, integrates and evaluates the work of the college department; with managers and staff, develops, implements and monitors work plans to achieve goals and objectives; contributes to development of and monitors performance against the annual department and college budget; manages and directs development, implementation and evaluation of plans, work processes, systems and procedures to achieve annual goals, objectives and work standards. Directs and manages the performance of managers and staff; directs and oversees the selection of staff; establishes performance requirements and personal development targets for direct reports; regularly monitors performance and provides coaching for performance improvement and development; recommends compensation; hears and acts on grievances; subject to concurrence by senior management and Human Resources, approves or takes disciplinary action, up to and including termination, to address performance deficiencies, in accordance with Personnel Commission Rules, Board policies, Administrative Regulations, Human Resources procedures and collective bargaining agreements. Provides day-to-day leadership and works with staff to ensure a high-performance, service-oriented work environment that supports achievement of the department's and District's mission, objectives and values; promotes workplace diversity, inclusion, cultural competency and a positive work environment. With other members of college and District Senior Management, participates in the development and implementation of strategic plans, goals and objectives; leads and directs department staff in the development and application of new methodologies, technologies and business process improvements to achieve higher efficiency, productivity and customer service in department work processes. Through subordinate managers, directs and oversees operations of the college business office, responsible for: disbursing and accounting for financial aid to students; collecting and accounting for student payments ranging from tuition to parking permits; and providing accounting services for student government, clubs and trust accounts. Directs and manages the preparation and administration of general fund and categorical budgets; serves on the college budget committee and advises the college president on the merit of resource requests for budget funding and funding allocations; reviews financial/budget forecasts and reports and monitors college expenditures for compliance, budget availability and reasonableness; approves contracts up to the established college approval limit and purchase requisitions up to $10,000; works with college staff and other colleges and the District in developing proposals regarding financial management process improvements and addressing fiscal issues and challenges including recommending alternative funding sources and cost reduction strategies when necessary. Ensures policy and spending compliance for all college funds and programs in accordance with the California Education Code, Titles V and IX, other federal and state statutes and provisions of the State Budgeting and Accounting Manual. Oversees facilities management for the campus and center(s); works with District and college management to facilitate and coordinate the design, renovation, modifications and construction of facility infrastructure to support current and future needs of the college, in alignment with the Educational Master Plan and the Facilities Master Plan; conducts communication and interactive feedback with various constituencies impacted by facility construction to gain participation and support for the college's initiatives; oversees office/classroom space planning and relocation; approves and manages requests for use/rental of facilities for college events, as well as outside group events; acts as the college safety officer and chairs the campus environmental health/safety/facilities committee. Through subordinate manager, plans and directs the custodial cleaning of campus and center buildings and facilities, including minor maintenance and repair of furniture and fixtures; depending on assigned college, may manage and integrate various auxiliary operations and services, which may include food service, bookstore, printing/duplicating, marketing communications, warehousing and mail services. Works with District Human Resources and Personnel Commission on the full range of personnel management and employee relations programs, processes and issues as they pertain to staff on the assigned campus and centers; coordinates hiring of classified personnel with District Human Resources and Personnel Commission offices. Coordinates with District centralized operations/services for police and public safety, parking services, transportation, health and safety, building and equipment maintenance and grounds maintenance to ensure campus programs and priorities are achieved. Collaborates with District directors, other college vice presidents, managers and specialists on implementation and integration of District policies and procedures into college operations and on the resolution of unusual and complex business problems. Serves as a strategic advisor to a college president and acts for that individual in his/her absence. Participates in participatory governance processes and initiatives. Demonstrates sensitivity to and understanding of historically minoritized groups and participates in professional development activities to increase cultural competency to enhance equity-minded practices within the District. OTHER DUTIES Stays abreast of new regulations, rends and changes in areas of assigned responsibilities; represents the college in meetings with outside organizations in business and industry to ensure sound working relationships. Performs related duties as assigned. Employment Standards / Minimum Qualifications KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES Knowledge of: Principles, practices and procedures of general and governmental accounting, particularly involving financial statement preparation and methods of financial control, reporting and audit. Generally accepted accounting principles, Government Accounting Board standards and other standards and requirements applicable to community colleges. Principles and practices of public agency budget development and management and District policies for budgeting. Accounting principles, methods and practices, including methods of cash control, internal control accounting standards and financial reporting. Federal, state and District rules, regulations, policies and procedures governing the award of financial aid at a level of detail necessary to manage and oversee assigned financial aid responsibilities. Use and operation of applicable modules of the District's enterprise accounting and finance and student accounting systems. Federal Privacy Act regulations regarding the release of private employee and student information. District policies, procedures and practices governing purchasing, accounts payable processing, cash handling and receipting and related financial transactions. General principles, practices and District policies and programs for environmental health and safety, risk management and all other centralized functions, operations and services provided by the District. Modern methods of facilities management and utilization; best practices in facilities operations and maintenance. Federal, state and local laws, rules, codes and regulations applicable to the range of functions for which the classification is accountable. District human resources and Personnel Commission policies, rules and processes for recruitment and employment, benefits, employee relations and performance evaluation. Principles and practices of sound business communication. Research methods and analysis techniques. Principles and practices of effective management and supervision. Principles and practices of strategic planning. Basic principles and practices of organizational improvement and culture change. Safety policies and safe work practices applicable to the work being performed. Personnel Commission Rules, Board Policies, Administrative Regulations, Human Resources procedures and collective bargaining agreements. Skills and Abilities to: Plan, organize, manage, assign, delegate, review and evaluate the work of assigned staff and the college business or administrative services office. Analyze financial and budget data and prepare accounting statements, budgets, reports, summary conclusions and recommendations in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles, District policies and legal requirements. Read, interpret, explain and apply pertinent laws, codes, rules, regulations, policies and accounting principles, including District and Board of Trustees policies. Define issues, analyze problems, evaluate alternatives and develop sound, independent conclusions and recommendations in accordance with laws, regulations, rules and policies. Work collaboratively with college and District directors and managers and the community and provide expert advice and counsel to develop solutions to complex issues. Organize, set priorities and exercise expert, independent judgment within areas of responsibility. Develop and maintain an inclusive work environment that fosters diversity, respect and engagement. Develop and implement appropriate procedures and controls. Prepare clear, concise and comprehensive financial statements, budgets, correspondence, reports, studies and other written materials. Effectively engage and support historically minoritized groups by addressing issues of equity and improving culturally responsive service-oriented practices. Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing. Represent the college effectively in dealings with the District, other colleges, public agencies and outside auditors. Make presentations and present proposals and recommendations clearly, logically and persuasively to diverse audiences. Operate a computer and use standard business software. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with all those encountered in the course of work. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE Graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, business administration or a related field, and at least seven years of progressively responsible finance and accounting experience, including budgeting analysis/control or business management for a large governmental or educational organization, at least two of which were in a supervisory or management capacity; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Experience in a California community college district is preferred. LICENSES, CERTIFICATES AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS A valid California driver's license and the ability to maintain insurability under the District's vehicle insurance program. PHYSICAL AND MENTAL DEMANDS The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by employees to successfully perform the essential functions of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Physical Demands While performing the duties of this class, employees are regularly required to sit; talk or hear, in person and by telephone; use hands to finger, handle, feel or operate computers and other standard office equipment; and reach with hands and arms. Employees are frequently required to walk and stand and lift up to 10 pounds and occasionally up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus. Mental Demands While performing the duties of this class, employees regularly required to use written and oral communication skills; read and interpret data, information and documents; analyze and solve complex problems; observe and interpret situations; learn and apply new information or skills; perform highly detailed work under changing, intensive deadlines on multiple concurrent tasks; and interact with all levels of District managers and staff and others encountered in the course of work. WORKING ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential duties of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Employees work in a typical office environment where the noise level is quiet. The employee may be required to travel to locations other than assigned work site and to adjust to work schedule changes and requirements to work overtime. Assessment Process APPLICATION SUBMISSION To move forward in the selection process, you must complete an online application through our web site at http://www.schooljobs.com/careers/scccd . Please attach to your application a copy of your degree(s) or transcripts (must include when degree was awarded) or your application may be considered incomplete. Resumes may also be uploaded but cannot be used in lieu of a completed application. ONCE YOU HAVE SUBMITTED YOUR APPLICATION YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO MAKE REVISIONS TO YOUR APPLICATION MATERIALS. When completing the application, please make sure you include ALL current and previous employment in the Work Experience section of the application and complete ALL fields, including the name and contact information for your supervisors. Experience that is included in the resume but not in the Work Experience section of the application may not be considered for the purpose of determining whether you meet the minimum qualifications. All required documents must be submitted by the applicant. Personnel Commission staff will not upload your documents for you. The State Center Community College District does not accept letters of recommendation for classified positions. Please do not attempt to attach letters of recommendation to your application. APPLICATION REVIEW AND ASSESSMENTS The application review process includes an evaluation of training and experience based on given application information and answers to supplemental questionnaire. Only the most qualified applicants, who pass the minimum qualifications review, will be invited to the assessment process. The assessment process will include a written prompt assessment (25% weight) and an oral interview assessment (75% weight). Passing score is 75% out of 100% on each assessment section. TESTING TENTATIVELY SCHEDULED AS FOLLOWS: ORAL INTERVIEW ASSESSMENT: MAY 15 & MAY 16, 2024 WRITTEN PROMPT ASSESSMENT: MAY 15 & MAY 16, 2024 The assessment process / assessment date is subject to change as needs dictate. All communication regarding this process will be delivered via email to the address listed on your application. ELIGIBILITY LIST Candidates who attain a passing score on each part of the assessment will be placed in rank order o n a Clovis Community College Open-Competitive List. Using the same process, a separate Promotional List will be established and both Lists will be used concurrently. Unless otherwise indicated, the eligibility list will be used to fill current vacancies at Clovis Community College for at least six (6) months. PASSING THE ASSESSMENTS AND BEING PLACED ON THE ELIGIBILITY LIST DO NOT GUARANTEE AN OFFER OF EMPLOYMENT. ACCOMMODATIONS Individuals with disabilities requiring reasonable accommodation in the selection process must inform the State Center Community College District Personnel Commission Department in writing no later than the filing date stated on the announcement. Those applicants needing such accommodations should document this request including an explanation as to the type and extent of accommodation needed to participate in the selection process. State Center Community College District is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. It is the policy of State Center Community College District to provide all persons with equal employment and educational opportunities without regard to race, ethnicity, national origin, gender, age, disability, medical condition, marital status, religion or similar factors as defined by law. We are a Title V employer. Full-time permanent positions provide an attractive benefit package which includes health, dental and vision coverage for the employee and eligible dependents, as well as life insurance and disability coverage for employees.Part-time positions are paid hourly, with limited benefits. For a detailed list of benefits, visit our benefits page . Closing Date/Time: 5/3/2024 11:59 PM Pacific
STATE CENTER COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT Fresno, California, United States
Apr 03, 2024
Full Time
General Purpose Under general supervision, performs a variety of highly responsible payroll and other related accounting processes to ensure accurate and timely payment of wages and accrual of benefits to full and part-time faculty, classified managers and staff, confidential and supervisory personnel, administrators, Board of Trustees members and student employees in accordance with legal requirements and sound financial management principles and practices; and performs related duties as assigned. Essential Duties & Responsibilities The duties listed below are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to this class. Performs a variety of detailed and complex duties to prepare and process monthly payroll for full- and part-time employees in various employee groups, including full and part-time faculty, classified managers and staff, confidential personnel, administrators, Board of Trustees members, hourly employees and student employees; collects, reviews, verifies, audits, organizes and inputs source documents. Processes personnel action forms for classified part-time and hourly new hires, position changes and terminations; verifies: calculations; budget, position and job numbers; and other information; codes and enters in the payroll system. Enters a variety data and deductions into the payroll system, including: tax withholding; deductions for voluntary benefits and union dues; direct deposit information and changes; pay docks and workers' compensation absences; enters corrections, adjustments, pro-ratings and overrides as required to ensure accurate pay and accruals. Reviews PACs and other information entered by Human Resource staff that affect payroll generation for accuracy and completeness and identifies, researches, analyzes and resolves discrepancies; sets up new employees in the payroll system; manually calculates new hire salaries, pay changes, step increases, longevity increases, holiday pay and other data; reviews, reconciles and balances benefits data. Administers the non-bargaining unit timekeeping system; reviews information entered and prepares data and reports for uploading to the payroll system; verifies and enters timesheet data for part-time counselors and instructors; verifies and enters timesheet information for supplemental payroll; runs reports and balances hours entered; identifies and works with appropriate departments and/or supervisors to resolve time reporting, position number and coding discrepancies. Assists in administering employee long-term leaves; creates leave calendars to determine when employees will switch to half-time pay; requests and enters absence slips; prepares notifications to employees and answers their leave questions; updates and reviews leave tracking lists; prorates sick leave balances and end leave plans for terminating employees; processes retirement distribution forms for terminating part-time employees; processes sick leave transfer requests to other school districts. Serves as an information resource on payroll requirements, procedures and processes; interprets payroll policies and procedures, legal requirements, bargaining unit pay-related provisions and benefits plan provisions; provides accurate and timely information and assistance to internal and external customers including administration, faculty, employees, county offices, other districts and the public; researches and handles daily inquiries from employees on a wide array of technical matters related to payroll; assists departments in analyzing and resolving payroll issues; refers active and retired employees to other appropriate resources as necessary. Processes garnishments and levies from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Franchise Tax Board, child support rulings, bankruptcy court decisions and other demands/entities in accordance with all legal requirements and provides all necessary information and payments to entity and employee; sets up calculations and codes in the system; enters federal and state withholdings and voluntary deductions; performs manual tax calculations as necessary using federal and state annual tax tables; tracks all payments and current balances; maintains records in employees files; sends checks generated by Accounts Payable or initiates and processes wire transfers; completes forms requesting employment and payroll information from various state and local agencies. Prepares and processes a variety of District, County, state and federal payroll-related forms and reports; processes various documents including tax withholdings, deductions and authorizations for direct deposit; compiles statistical and payroll data from a variety of sources to provide informational summaries to other staff and ensure compliance with established guidelines; maintains accurate records and system data. Demonstrates sensitivity to and understanding of historically minoritized groups and participates in professional development activities to increase cultural competency to enhance equity-minded practices within the District. When Assigned to the Office of Instruction : Assists District payroll staff in performing payroll support duties; prepares the payroll file for adjunct faculty and all classes categorized as overload for full-time faculty paid on Schedule C; audits and processes monthly and substitute timesheets and monthly payroll documents for the Police and Fire Academies; prepares and distributes absence slips for lecture, lab and non-instructional absences; processes absence slips following Dean signature; maintains a database of Schedule C faculty absences; manually calculates and enters sick leave accruals; prepares reports on semi-annual parity pay stipends for Schedule C faculty; matches time slips and absence forms and submits to District Payroll Office monthly; runs reports to verify accuracy; researches and resolves issues and questions from faculty, staff and managers regarding payroll and sick leave; works with District payroll staff to resolve pay discrepancies. OTHER DUTIES Works closely with the appropriate parties to research and resolve system problems and issues. Researches and responds to EDD requests for information and new hire benefit audits. At year end, moves all payroll files to prior years' folders and prepare new files. Performs related duties as assigned. Employment Standards / Minimum Qualifications KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES Knowledge of: Methods, procedures, best practices, documents and terminology used in payroll processing and recordkeeping. Laws, regulations, collective bargaining agreements and memorandum of understanding (MOU) provisions applicable to timekeeping, payroll preparation and pay reporting. Paraprofessional accounting methods and practices and associated internal control policies and procedures. Business math. Use and operation of applicable modules of an enterprise accounting and finance system. Federal Privacy Act regulations regarding the release of private employee and student information. Federal and state laws, codes and regulations and policies and practices pertinent to assigned areas of responsibility. Customer service practices and etiquette. Principles and practices of sound business communication including English usage, spelling, grammar and punctuation. Recordkeeping and filing practices and procedures. Modern office practices, procedures and equipment including appropriate software applications. Skills and Abilities to: Carry out work independently, ensuring a high degree of accuracy and the timely payment of wages to District employees in accordance with various deadlines and changing priorities, while ensuring excellence in customer service. Collect, obtain, evaluate and interpret technical and specialized payroll information correctly and explain information accurately and precisely to customers. Understand, interpret, apply and reach sound decisions in accordance with applicable law, rules, regulations and procedures. Exercise sound independent judgment within areas of responsibility. Organize and maintain office and specialized files. Effectively engage and support historically minoritized groups by addressing issues of equity and improving culturally responsive service-oriented practices. Communicate clearly and effectively, orally and in writing. Understand and follow written and oral instructions. Prepare clear, concise and accurate reports, correspondence and other written materials. Exercise a high degree of tact and diplomacy in dealing with sensitive, complex and confidential personnel issues and employee situations. Maintain the confidentiality of documents and records. Operate a computer and use standard business software. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with all those encountered in the course of work. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE Graduation from high school or GED equivalent supplemented by 15 college units in accounting and at least four years of progressively responsible paraprofessional payroll experience; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Experience in a college or university or another governmental agency is preferred. Completion of sixty college units including fifteen units in accounting OR an associate degree in accounting, business or a related field is preferred. LICENSES, CERTIFICATES AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS A valid California driver's license and the ability to maintain insurability under the District's vehicle insurance program. PHYSICAL AND MENTAL DEMANDS The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by employees to successfully perform the essential functions of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Physical Demands While performing the duties of this class, employees are regularly required to sit; talk or hear, both in person and by telephone; use hands repetitively to finger, handle, feel or operate computers and standard office equipment; and reach with hands and arms. An employee is frequently required to stand and walk; and lift up to 10 pounds and occasionally up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus. Mental Demands While performing the duties of this class, employees are regularly required to use written and oral communication skills; read and interpret data, information and documents; analyze and solve problems; use math and mathematical reasoning; learn and apply new information and skills; perform highly detailed work on multiple concurrent tasks; and interact with managers, supervisors, employees, vendors and others encountered in the course of work. WORKING ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential duties of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Employees work in a typical office setting and the noise level is quiet. The employee may be required to travel to locations other than assigned work site and to adjust to work schedule changes and requirements to work overtime. Assessment Process APPLICATION SUBMISSION To move forward in the selection process, you must complete an online application through our web site at http://www.schooljobs.com/careers/scccd . Please attach to your application a copy of your degree or transcripts (including when degree was awarded) or your application may be considered incomplete. Resumes may also be uploaded but cannot be used in lieu of a completed application. ONCE YOU HAVE SUBMITTED YOUR APPLICATION YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO MAKE REVISIONS TO YOUR APPLICATION MATERIALS. When completing the application, please make sure you include ALL current and previous employment in the Work Experience section of the application and complete ALL fields, including the name and contact information for your supervisors. Experience that is included in the resume but not in the Work Experience section of the application may not be considered for the purpose of determining whether you meet the minimum qualifications. All required documents must be submitted by the applicant. Personnel Commission staff will not upload your documents for you. The State Center Community College District does not accept letters of recommendation for classified positions. Please do not attempt to attach letters of recommendation to your application. APPLICATION REVIEW AND ASSESSMENTS The application review process includes an evaluation of training and experience based on given application information and answers to supplemental questionnaire. Only the most qualified applicants, who pass the minimum qualifications review, will be invited to the assessment process. The assessment process will also include an online competency assessment (60% weight) and an oral interview assessment (40% weight). Of those achieving a passing score on the competency assessment only the most qualified candidates will be invited to the oral interview assessment. Passing score is 75% out of 100% on each assessment section. INITIAL ASSESSMENT TENTATIVELY SCHEDULED AS FOLLOWS: COMPETENCY ASSESSMENT: APRIL 30 , 2024 ORAL ASSESSMENT: MAY 8, 2024 The assessment process / assessment date is subject to change as needs dictate. All communication regarding this process will be delivered via email to the address listed on your application. ELIGIBILITY LIST Candidates who attain a passing score on each part of the assessment will be placed in rank order on a districtwide Open-Competitive List. Using the same process, a separate Promotional List will be established, and both Lists will be used concurrently. Unless otherwise indicated, the eligibility list will be used to fill current vacancies in this classification districtwide for at least six months . The current vacancy is with the District Office. PASSING THE ASSESSMENTS AND BEING PLACED ON THE ELIGIBILITY LIST DO NOT GUARANTEE AN OFFER OF EMPLOYMENT. ACCOMMODATIONS Individuals with disabilities requiring reasonable accommodation in the selection process must inform the State Center Community College District Personnel Commission Department in writing no later than the filing date stated on the announcement. Those applicants needing such accommodations should document this request including an explanation as to the type and extent of accommodation needed to participate in the selection process. State Center Community College District is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. It is the policy of State Center Community College District to provide all persons with equal employment and educational opportunities without regard to race, ethnicity, national origin, gender, age, disability, medical condition, marital status, religion or similar factors as defined by law. We are a Title V employer. Full-time permanent positions provide an attractive benefit package which includes health, dental and vision coverage for the employee and eligible dependents, as well as life insurance and disability coverage for employees.Part-time positions are paid hourly, with limited benefits. For a detailed list of benefits, visit our benefits page . Closing Date/Time: 4/23/2024 11:59 AM Pacific
STATE CENTER COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT Fresno, California, United States
Apr 02, 2024
Temporary
General Purpose Under direction, develops, coordinates and administers a comprehensive sports medicine program focused on prevention and care of athletic injuries related to intercollegiate sports; educates student athletes on injury prevention; administers treatment and rehabilitation to injured athletes; and performs related duties as assigned. Essential Duties & Responsibilities The duties listed below are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to this class. Serves as the athletic trainer for a competitive intercollegiate community college athletics program; provides athletic training services to the District's athletic department, including attendance at scheduled team practices and home and away competitions; may act as acting onsite college administrator. Participates in athletic injury prevention, including assisting team physicians to coordinate and conduct physical examinations and medical referrals for athletes to determine their ability to compete; develops and implements pre-season, in-season and post-season conditioning programs with each sport and coaching staff; designs, fabricates, fits and applies appropriate taping, wrapping and protective devices; fits and issues protective athletic equipment and checks equipment. Recognizes and evaluates athletes' injuries and illnesses; identifies causes of injuries and extent of pain; inspects injured areas and performs proper/accepted techniques and tests; recognizes the severity of traumas and the athlete's functional status; makes injury referrals to appropriate medical personnel; when necessary, administers appropriate first aid using emergency care equipment. Oversees and administers rehabilitation programs for injured athletes; works to restore athletes to normal function through therapeutic modalities and exercise; evaluates the use of rehabilitation equipment and techniques to determine their appropriate use; informs coaches regularly of the status of injured athletes. Documents and maintains records of all athletic training treatments and services provided by all healthcare professionals; inspects regularly all athletic training physical agents and therapeutic devices and ensures compliance with mandated safety and sanitation standards. Oversees, directs and instructs multiple athletic trainer students; oversees the effective operations of the athletic training room; contributes to the development of the sports medical program budget and controls supplies for sanctioned sports within the allocated budget. Facilitates communication between athletes, coaches, parents, administration and the community concerning the health, mental and physical status of athletes within HIPAA guidelines. Demonstrates sensitivity to and understanding of historically minoritized groups and participates in professional development activities to increase cultural competency to enhance equity-minded practices within the District. OTHER DUTIES Develops policies and procedures in collaboration with team physicians regarding emergency management, injury treatment and reconditioning of injured athletes. May provide first aid or basic life support functions as indicated. Maintains a safe, clean and hygienic environment in the athletic training room to ensure the health and safety of student athletes. Provides day-to-day lead work guidance and direction to student aides; monitors work for completeness, accuracy and conformance with District, department and legal/regulatory requirements and standards; provides information and training on work procedures and technical, legal and regulatory requirements. Performs related duties as assigned. Employment Standards / Minimum Qualifications KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES Knowledge of: Principles, modern practices and techniques of athletic injury prevention, recognition, management/treatment and rehabilitation, including necessary knowledge of health education, anatomy, physiology, biomechanics, kinematics, biology, nutrition, heat and hydration protocols, concussion protocols and health principles. Activities and techniques involved, and physical conditioning needed, in multiple team and individual sports and inherent dangers and potential injuries. Diagnostic signs and symptoms related to various physical injuries and changes in mental health. The human body's response to injuries. Principles and methods of educating, training, advising and counseling coaches, student athletes and athletic trainer students. Federal and state regulations, rules and laws governing intercollegiate sports and therapy for athletic injuries. Principles and practices of public administration for budgeting, purchasing and recordkeeping. Research methods and data analysis techniques. Sports injury recordkeeping and privacy laws. Mathematics as applied to kinesiology and sports medicine. The District's insurance policy covering athletes. Skills and Abilities to: Organize and oversee the day-to-day operations, activities and services of a community college sports medical program and its athletic training room. Clinically evaluate and diagnose athletic-related injuries. Prevent, identify and rehabilitate athletic injuries across multiple sports. Operate and utilize preventative diagnostic and therapeutic equipment and devices, including tape, wraps, bandages, braces, support orthotics, protective gear, casting/splinting materials, goniometer, electrical stimulation machine, ultrasound and more. Immobilize injuries; administer first aid and CPR; utilize AED machine. Counsel and advise student athletes regarding injury prevention, treatment, rehabilitation and therapeutic exercise. Prepare and maintain accurate and confidential files, records and reports. Demonstrate sensitivity to and understanding of diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, ethnic and disability issues. Effectively engage and support historically minoritized groups by addressing issues of equity and improving culturally responsive service-oriented practices. Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing. Understand and follow written and oral instructions. Operate a computer and standard business software. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with all those encountered in the course of work. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE Graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor's degree in kinesiology, health sciences or a related field, and at least three years of responsible professional experience performing preventative and rehabilitative athletic modalities in competitive sports programs; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. LICENSES, CERTIFICATES AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS A valid California driver's license and the ability to maintain insurability under the District's vehicle insurance program. Certification by the National Athletic Trainers' Association Board of Certification. State of California Athletic Training licensure. Certification in Basic Life Support. PHYSICAL AND MENTAL DEMANDS The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by employees to successfully perform the essential functions of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Physical Demands While performing the duties of this class, the employee performs moderate physical activity with intermittent standing, walking, bending and stooping; lifts and carries objects weighing up to 50 pounds and occasionally up to 100 pounds with assistance; uses/operates medical devices, tools, braces and other therapeutic objects; travels to a variety of locations on and off campus as needed to attend sporting events. Mental Demands While performing the duties of this class, employees are regularly required to use written and oral communication skills; read and interpret data, information and documents; analyze and solve problems; learn and apply new information or skills; deal with interruptions and work on multiple, concurrent tasks, at times in high-stress situation; respond to injury and emergency situations; carefully observe and interpret people, conditions and situations; and interact with District employees, student athletes and the public. WORKING ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential duties of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The employee works primarily in an office and athletic training room environment where the noise level is usually moderate. The employee periodically attends indoor and outdoor sporting events, exposed to dust, dirt, heat, cold, wet or humid conditions, slippery services, sweat and blood; and where the noise level may be loud due to crowds. The employee is subject to frequent public contact and interruption and intermittent exposure to individuals acting in a disagreeable fashion. The employee may be required to travel to locations other than assigned work site and to adjust to work schedule changes and requirements to work overtime. Attendance at away competitions is mandatory for football and optional for all other sports. Assessment Process Only the most qualified applicants will be invited to interview for the assignment. Full-time permanent positions provide an attractive benefit package which includes health, dental and vision coverage for the employee and eligible dependents, as well as life insurance and disability coverage for employees.Part-time positions are paid hourly, with limited benefits. For a detailed list of benefits, visit our benefits page .
STATE CENTER COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT Fresno, California, United States
Apr 02, 2024
Temporary
General Purpose Under general supervision, performs?general clerical support work including data entry, filing, maintaining physical and electronic records, front counter support and answering phones to support student enrollment, registration and access to records; and performs related duties as assigned. Essential Duties & Responsibilities The duties listed below are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to this class. Performs general front counter and web-room admissions and records duties; answers questions from and assists current, returning and prospective students with registering, adding or dropping courses, payments and access to official records; distributes and accepts and reviews for completeness and accuracy various forms and petitions; provides information and may verify student eligibility for particular programs, classes or early enrollment; responds to questions and complaints. Receives and inputs a variety of student information into computer systems; researches information in computer systems; assists with the preparation of forms and documentation; verifies accuracy of information with third parties. Uses a computer and phone system to respond to phone, email and web-based inquiries, explains requirements and deadlines and provides informational services; downloads documentation and enters student data into databases and student records. Prepares and compiles packets of materials; receives, opens, sorts and distributes office mail; prepares regular and bulk mailings; scans or copies various documents and materials; duplicates, assembles and distributes packets. Maintains a variety of standard office and specialized records and files; creates and maintains spreadsheets and databases to track petitions, files, activities and services. Files and maintains student supporting documentation, ensuring the confidentiality of all student documents and records in accordance with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act and established District policies and procedures. Demonstrates sensitivity to and understanding of historically minoritized groups and participates in professional development activities to increase cultural competency to enhance equity-minded practices within the District. OTHER DUTIES Provides referrals to on campus and community programs and services. Provides backup for other departments or division office administrative support staff. Assists with the preparation of rosters and grades for review and upload into student records; assists with the logging and entry of external transcripts. May provide work guidance to student workers and seasonal staff. Performs related duties as assigned. Employment Standards / Minimum Qualifications KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES Knowledge of: Standard office practices and procedures, including recordkeeping and filing. Customer service practices and telephone etiquette. Correct English usage, including spelling, grammar and punctuation. Basic policy, procedures, goals and objectives of a college admissions and records department. The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act and other District, state and federal laws, rules, regulations and policies governing student admissions and records. Safety policies and safe work practices applicable to the assignment. Uses and operations of scanners, phone systems, computers, standard business software, and database and spreadsheet applications. Skills and Abilities to: Provide customer service in person and over the phone, sometimes to confrontational individuals. Learn, interpret, explain and apply District, departmental and administrative policies, procedures and practices. Learn and apply the operations and processes of District systems and applications used in the admissions and records function. Prepare clear and accurate spreadsheets, data entries and files at an acceptable speed. Determine work priorities during peak workload periods, using sound judgment in the application of policies, rules, regulations and standard operating procedures. Organize and maintain physical and electronic files. Make mathematical calculations. Maintain confidentiality of District and student files and records. Effectively engage and support historically minoritized groups by addressing issues of equity and improving culturally responsive service-oriented practices. Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing. Understand and follow written and oral instructions. Operate a computer and use standard business software. Type accurately at a speed necessary to meet the requirements of the position. Exercise tact and diplomacy in dealing with sensitive, complex and confidential student situations. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with all those encountered in the course of work. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE Graduation from high school or GED equivalent and at least six months of clerical or customer service experience in an office environment involving the use of automated recordkeeping and processing systems; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. LICENSES, CERTIFICATES AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS: Certain assignments may require a valid California driver's license and the ability to maintain insurability under the District's vehicle insurance program. PHYSICAL AND MENTAL DEMANDS The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by employees to successfully perform the essential functions of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Physical Demands While performing the duties of this class, employees are regularly required to sit; talk or hear, in person and by telephone; use hands repetitively to finger, handle, feel or operate standard office equipment; and reach with hands and arms.?Employees are frequently required to walk, and to stand for long periods at a time; and lift up to 10 pounds and occasionally up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus.? Mental Demands While performing the duties of this class, employees are regularly required to use written and oral communication skills; read and interpret data, information and documents; analyze and solve problems; observe and interpret situations; learn and apply new information or skills; perform highly detailed work; work on multiple, concurrent tasks; work with frequent interruptions; work under intensive deadlines; and interact with District managers, staff, the public and others encountered in the course of work. WORKING ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential duties of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Employees work under typical office conditions subject to frequent public contact and interruption; and intermittent exposure to individuals acting in a disagreeable fashion. The employee may be required to travel to locations other than assigned work site and to adjust to work schedule changes and requirements to work overtime. Assessment Process Only the most qualified applicants will be invited to interview for the assignment. Full-time permanent positions provide an attractive benefit package which includes health, dental and vision coverage for the employee and eligible dependents, as well as life insurance and disability coverage for employees.Part-time positions are paid hourly, with limited benefits. For a detailed list of benefits, visit our benefits page .
STATE CENTER COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT Fresno, California, United States
Apr 02, 2024
Full Time
General Purpose Under general supervision, plans and performs complex data analysis; performs project management duties for a portfolio of Enrollment Management studies and state and federal reports; coordinates, extracts, prepares and presents data, reports and makes recommendations in order to communicate data for others to understand outcomes and make decisions; may serve as a technical expert in various software. Performs complex and technical duties in support of the District's Admissions and Records process and related duties as assigned. Essential Duties & Responsibilities The duties listed below are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to this class. Extracts, coordinates, prepares, analyzes, and reconciles data and information related to state and federal reporting, enrollment management, student demographics and outcomes, and other relevant data; verifies the integrity of the data within the student information system to submit state and federal reports and other districtwide compliance reports. Collects, compiles, describes, organizes, analyzes, interprets, and presents data and information related to enrollment management by creating queries and utilizing various types of software such as Microsoft Access, SQL and Ellucian. Assists in the development and recommendation of annual enrollment goals and annual action plan to reach those goals. Conducts complex research studies related but not limited to enrollment management, retention, matriculation, weekly contact hours, student and community characteristics, and student achievement. Serves as an advanced functional expert for statistical software programs and modules and college databases; in collaboration with the information systems department, manages software and system user testing and may oversee software licensing; ensures the accuracy of data prior to submission to state and federal reporting agencies, accrediting bodies and other organizations as needed. Analyzes and develops data elements, databases and business practices related to the collection of student data; validates the consistency of data across programs, departments and throughout the District; generates complex data sets required for grant applications and reporting. Designs, implements, and maintains specialized databases to facilitate research and planning activities related to enrollment management and admissions & records. Participates on and provides research assistance to college and District committees and ad hoc groups in relation to enrollment management and state and federal reporting; prepares reports, presentations and plans to assist in decision making and process improvement to improve student access and institutional effectiveness; provides training and works closely with college and district departments and staff to reconcile and validate data for submission. Provides technical assistance and guidance to college staff, faculty and administrators in clarification and application of District and California Education Code regulations and Admissions & Records guidelines, procedures and policies including enrollment, course registration, requirements and procedures; assists with the resolution of escalated issues not resolved at the college level. Conducts testing in the Student Information System test accounts involving new software patches in relation to MIS data creation and process changes. Researches, evaluates, and recommends changes to procedures and systems related to the collection, reporting, and dissemination of enrollment information. Audits and reconciles student supporting documentation; rotates application documents and follows established District policies and procedures for destruction of documents as needed; maintains and ensures the confidentiality of all student documents and records in accordance with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act and established District policies and procedures. Provides input in selecting, training and providing day-to-day lead work guidance and direction to other staff; assigns, schedules and monitors work for completeness, accuracy and conformance with District, department and legal/regulatory requirements and standards; monitors workflow to ensure mandated deadlines are being met in an optimal manner; provides information, instruction and training on work procedures and technical, legal and regulatory requirements. Provides input to supervisor on employee work performance and behaviors; assists in ensuring a fair, open and inclusive work environment in accordance with the District's mission, goals and values. Maintains current knowledge of, and ensures compliance with, federal, state and local laws and regulations related to admissions and records, enrollment management, curriculum, and privacy such as apportionment regulations, Title V, Family Education Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), and Education Code. Stays abreast of new trends, emerging technologies, and innovations regarding enrollment management, admissions and records, research, education, regulation, business, community, and student characteristics as appropriate to the District. Serves on committees and represents the District at local, regional, state and national conferences, meetings, workshops and training seminars. May conduct trainings on enrollment management practices and regulations. OTHER DUTIES Demonstrates sensitivity to and understanding of historically minoritized groups and participates in professional development activities to increase cultural competency to enhance equity-minded practices within the District. May develop and distribute dashboards, datasets, and other visual metric tracking tools. Performs related duties as assigned. Employment Standards / Minimum Qualifications KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES Knowledge of: Advanced knowledge of data extraction and query tools such as structured query language (SQL). Data warehousing principles and methods. Professionally accepted research practices applicable to research design, methodology development/selection, data analysis and interpretation and reporting. Research methods and procedures applicable to academic records. Theories, principles, methods and techniques of statistical analysis. Statistical analysis software packages such as SPSS and Tableau and programming skills and tools used in extracting data sets. Principles, practices and methods of administrative, organization and management analysis. Applicable sections of the California Education Code, The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act and other District, state and federal laws, rules, regulations and policies governing student admissions and records. Principles, tools and techniques of project planning and management. Basic principles and practices of employee work guidance and direction. Customer service practices and telephone etiquette. District student recordkeeping practices and procedures for processing student information and interpreting input and output data. Advanced uses of standard business applications including word processing, spreadsheet and database software and other specialized District software applications. Practices and techniques of sound business communication; correct English usage, including spelling, grammar and punctuation. College and District organization, rules, policies, procedures and goals applicable to departmental and division operations. Safety policies and safe work practices applicable to the assignment. Uses and operations of scanners, phone systems, computers, standard business software, and database and spreadsheet applications. Skills and Abilities to: Consultatively provide information and guidance to college faculty and staff on data reconciliation, validation, Student Information Systems (SIS) capabilities and limitations as pertains to reporting, and analysis techniques. Identify, investigate and define research issues and problems and locate sources of data to meet research needs and requirements, as appropriate to assigned scope of responsibility. Use interactive analytical statistical software packages efficiently. Operate computers and make advanced functional use of standard business software, including word processing, spreadsheet, presentation, graphics and database applications. Use specialized software to create survey instruments, extract student data perform research. Create and utilize graphical user interfaces (GUI), SQL reports and other programming and database tools to provide effective access to and presentation of community college-related information. Work collaboratively with a variety of faculty and staff in carrying out research and reporting functions. Interpret, explain and apply complex legal mandates, regulations, guidelines, policies, and procedures applicable to assigned responsibilities with consistency and a high degree of accuracy. Perform complex data analysis, reconciliation and reporting. Set priorities and exercise sound judgment within areas of responsibility. Assign and inspect the work of other staff. Effectively engage and support historically minoritized groups by addressing issues of equity and improving culturally responsive service-oriented practices. Communicate effectively, orally and in writing. Present research findings clearly, logically and in a meaningful and understandable form, using a wide variety of modalities. Maintain the confidentiality of information. Understand Personnel Commission Rules, Administrative Regulations, Human Resources procedures and collective bargaining agreements. Exercise tact and diplomacy in dealing with sensitive, complex and confidential issues and situations. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with all those encountered in the course of work. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE A Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university and three years of progressively responsible experience in Enrollment Management, Data Analysis or a related field or an equivalent combination of training and experience. LICENSES, CERTIFICATES AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS A valid California driver's license and the ability to maintain insurability under the District's vehicle insurance program in some assignments. PHYSICAL AND MENTAL DEMANDS The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by employees to successfully perform the essential functions of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Physical Demands While performing the duties of this class, employees are regularly required to sit; talk or hear, in person and by telephone; use hands repetitively to finger, handle, feel or operate standard office equipment; and reach with hands and arms. Employees are frequently required to walk and stand; and lift up to 10 pounds and occasionally up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus. Mental Demands While performing the duties of this class, employees are regularly required to use written and oral communication skills; read and interpret data, information and documents; analyze and solve problems; observe and interpret situations; learn and apply new information or skills; perform highly detailed work; work on multiple, concurrent tasks; work with frequent interruptions; work under intensive deadlines; and interact with District managers, staff, the public and others encountered in the course of work. WORKING ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential duties of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Employees work under typical office conditions, and the noise level is usually quiet. The employee may be required to travel to locations other than assigned work site and to adjust to work schedule changes and requirements to work overtime. Assessment Process APPLICATION SUBMISSION To move forward in the selection process, you must complete an online application through our web site at http://www.schooljobs.com/careers/scccd . Please attach to your application a copy of your degree or transcripts (must include when degree was awarded) or your application may be considered incomplete. Resumes may also be uploaded but cannot be used in lieu of a completed application. ONCE YOU HAVE SUBMITTED YOUR APPLICATION YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO MAKE REVISIONS TO YOUR APPLICATION MATERIALS. When completing the application, please make sure you include ALL current and previous employment in the Work Experience section of the application and complete ALL fields, including the name and contact information for your supervisors. Experience that is included in the resume but not in the Work Experience section of the application may not be considered for the purpose of determining whether you meet the minimum qualifications. All required documents must be submitted by the applicant. Personnel Commission staff will not upload your documents for you. The State Center Community College District does not accept letters of recommendation for classified positions. Please do not attempt to attach letters of recommendation to your application. APPLICATION REVIEW AND ASSESSMENTS The application review process includes an evaluation of training and experience based on given application information and answers to supplemental questionnaire. Only the most qualified applicants, who pass the minimum qualifications review, will be invited to the assessment process. The assessment process will also include a competency assessment (45% weight) and an oral interview assessment (55% weight). Of those achieving a passing score on the competency assessment, only the highest-scoring candidates, plus ties, will be invited to the oral interview assessment. Passing score is 75% out of 100% on each assessment section. INITIAL ASSESSMENT TENTATIVELY SCHEDULED AS FOLLOWS: COMPETENCY ASSESSMENT: APRIL 26, 2024 ORAL ASSESSMENT: MAY 7, 2024 The assessment process / assessment date is subject to change as needs dictate. All communication regarding this process will be delivered via email to the address listed on your application. ELIGIBILITY LIST Candidates who attain a passing score on each part of the assessment will be placed in rank order on a districtwide Open-Competitive List. Using the same process, a separate Promotional List will be established and both Lists will be used concurrently. The eligibility list will be used to fill current vacancies in this classification for at least six months. The current vacancy is at the District Office. PASSING THE ASSESSMENTS AND BEING PLACED ON THE ELIGIBILITY LIST DO NOT GUARANTEE AN OFFER OF EMPLOYMENT. ACCOMMODATIONS Individuals with disabilities requiring reasonable accommodation in the selection process must inform the State Center Community College District Personnel Commission Department in writing no later than the filing date stated on the announcement. Those applicants needing such accommodations should document this request including an explanation as to the type and extent of accommodation needed to participate in the selection process. State Center Community College District is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. It is the policy of State Center Community College District to provide all persons with equal employment and educational opportunities without regard to race, ethnicity, national origin, gender, age, disability, medical condition, marital status, religion or similar factors as defined by law. We are a Title V employer. Full-time permanent positions provide an attractive benefit package which includes health, dental and vision coverage for the employee and eligible dependents, as well as life insurance and disability coverage for employees.Part-time positions are paid hourly, with limited benefits. For a detailed list of benefits, visit our benefits page . Closing Date/Time: 4/22/2024 11:59 PM Pacific
STATE CENTER COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT Fresno, California, United States
Mar 28, 2024
Temporary
General Purpose Under direct supervision, performs minor maintenance and repair to lighting, furniture, fixtures and facilities; performs furniture moves and event setup and cleanup; cleans, sanitizes and maintains buildings including classrooms, restrooms, offices and related facilities; maintains floors and carpets; and performs related duties as assigned. Essential Duties & Responsibilities The duties listed below are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to this class. Sets up and tears down classrooms, rooms, facilities and outdoor spaces for special events, meetings and regular classroom usage; moves furniture and equipment. Performs basic plumbing, painting and electrical work; makes repairs to furniture as necessary. Picks up and delivers custodial-related materials. Cleans, sanitizes and restocks restrooms; repairs dispensers and other fixtures. Maintains floors and carpets including stripping, waxing and polishing floors and shampooing carpets. Provides a variety of general maintenance to campus facilities; power washes sidewalks and other hardscapes as needed to maintain clean, safe and orderly conditions; empties trash cans and assists with recycling program. Maintains and replenishes inventories of cleaning and maintenance supplies and equipment; repairs, maintains and requests replacement of equipment as needed. Makes oral and written reports for work performed; completes and submits work orders and timesheets on a timely basis; attends meetings; participates in safety training. Demonstrates sensitivity to and understanding of historically minoritized groups and participates in professional development activities to increase cultural competency to enhance equity-minded practices within the District. OTHER DUTIES Operates a forklift, boom lift and scissor lift when needed to accomplish assigned tasks. Performs related duties as assigned. Employment Standards / Minimum Qualifications KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES Knowledge of: Repair methods, standards, materials and equipment involved in the maintenance of buildings and facilities, including basic plumbing, basic carpentry and minor electrical and preventative maintenance. Operation of hand and power tools and equipment common to several semi-skilled maintenance and repair trades. Department cleaning methods and standards. The operation and maintenance of a variety of hand and power tools and equipment. Proper mixing and diluting of cleansers, disinfectants and cleaning agents. Basic English. Basic computer operations. Safety policies and safe work practices applicable to the work. Skills and Abilities to: Complete maintenance assignments independently without immediate supervision. Operate and maintain tools and equipment used in maintenance work. Prepare and maintain basic records accurately. Effectively engage and support historically minoritized groups by addressing issues of equity and improving culturally responsive service-oriented practices. Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing. Understand and follow written and oral instructions. Operate a computer and use standard business software. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with all those encountered in the course of work. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE Graduation from high school or GED equivalent and one year of custodial experience that included minor building and equipment maintenance; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. LICENSES, CERTIFICATES AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS A valid California driver's license and the ability to maintain insurability under the District's vehicle insurance program in some assignments. The following certifications are required within the stated time periods following hire or appointment to the position: Forklift certification - within three months. Aerial lift certification - within six months. Golf cart training or certification is desirable. PHYSICAL AND MENTAL DEMANDS The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by employees to successfully perform the essential functions of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Physical Demands While performing the duties of this class, employees are regularly required to sit; talk or hear, in person and by telephone; use hands repetitively to finger, handle, feel or operate standard office equipment; and reach with hands and arms. The employee is frequently required to climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee is frequently required to lift up to 50 pounds unaided or 100 pounds with assistance. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus. Mental Demands While performing the duties of this class, the incumbent is regularly required to use written and oral communication skills; analyze and solve problems; use basic math and mathematical reasoning; work under deadlines with interruptions; and interact with others encountered in the course of work including District managers, employees, contractors, vendors and dissatisfied/abusive individuals. WORKING ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential duties of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The employee works primarily in an indoor environment with limited exposure to inclement weather during travel to and from assigned work areas; works while wearing personal protection equipment; is exposed to fumes from commercial cleaning products and noise from vacuums and other cleaning equipment; is occasional exposed to toxic or caustic chemicals and biological hazards and frequently exposed to loud or prolonged noise from equipment. The employee works around students on a regular basis. The employee may be required to travel to locations other than assigned work site and to adjust to work schedule changes and requirements to work overtime. Assessment Process Only the most qualified applicants will be invited to interview for the assignment. Full-time permanent positions provide an attractive benefit package which includes health, dental and vision coverage for the employee and eligible dependents, as well as life insurance and disability coverage for employees.Part-time positions are paid hourly, with limited benefits. For a detailed list of benefits, visit our benefits page .
STATE CENTER COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT Fresno, California, United States
Mar 15, 2024
Full Time
General Purpose Under general supervision, provides instructional assistance to faculty and students in an assigned career technical education program; assists instructors in preparing materials and demonstrations and sets up equipment, materials and supplies for classroom and skills laboratory use; demonstrates and trains students on safety practices and procedures including safe operations of equipment, tools and materials and uses of required personal protective and other safety equipment; observes student performance during skills laboratory periods and advises students on proper methods and equipment and tool use to meet skills requirements; maintains and replenishes an inventory of laboratory equipment, materials and supplies; ensures a clean, safe and orderly learning environment; and performs related duties as assigned. Essential Duties & Responsibilities The duties listed below are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to this class. Performs a variety of technical, logistical and instructional support activities for one or more instructors in one to multiple classroom and career technical skills laboratory settings; assists instructors in formulating skills development projects and assignments for use in skills laboratories and develops materials for implementation of laboratory projects; may develop lab sheets and other supporting materials and resources for student use. Preps for, sets up and dismantles equipment for demonstrations and labs; plans the layout of equipment, materials and supplies subject to instructor approval; moves equipment into place using a forklift; programs and performs software maintenance on specialized computer-based equipment, control systems and network connections; fabricates equipment, parts, circuit boards and other items required for laboratory demonstrations and student projects, based on instructor diagrams and oral instructions. Demonstrates and trains students on work methods and uses and operations of hand and power tools and large stationary equipment, ranging from: welding, drilling and punch equipment; auto lifts and other automotive equipment; CNC (computer numerical control) manufacturing and turning centers; computerized manufacturing and test equipment; electronic measuring equipment; lathes and mills to power saws, grinders, sanders and cutting shears; interprets and guides students through course and laboratory assignments; responds to student questions regarding procedures and requirements; provides clear and concise explanations and demonstrations to facilitate student understanding and reinforce instructor teaching; observes student performance during laboratory periods, advises students on proper equipment/tool use and work methods and provides feedback to students and the instructor. Provides direction and demonstrates safety procedures and practices; monitors students in the laboratory to ensure safety procedures are followed and any required personal protective clothing or equipment is worn/used; inspects and maintains laboratory safety equipment such as eye washer, safety shower, fire extinguisher and safety kits; arranges for the safe storage and pickup of hazardous materials including fuels, greases, oils and sealants; conducts safety inspections and prepares required safety reports; ensures a clean, safe and orderly learning environment in assigned laboratories. Stocks, maintains and replenishes an inventory of equipment, parts, materials and supplies for instructor and student use; obtains quotes from vendors, prepares purchase requisitions and tracks budget expenditures; unloads and stores parts and materials using a forklift and pallet jack; makes minor repairs and maintains tools in sound working condition; performs preventative and corrective maintenance and repair of laboratory equipment; arranges for major repair or replacement of tools and equipment by outside vendors; refers facilities maintenance and technology repair issues to Building Services and Information Technology for action. Monitors student attendance in the lab; enters data in systems such as SARS and runs reports for distribution and review. Participates in selecting, training and providing day-to-day lead work direction to student assistants performing laboratory housekeeping and other functions; assigns and monitors work for complete-ness, accuracy and conformance with District, department and legal/regulatory requirements and standards; provides information, instruction and training on work procedures and technical, legal, regulatory and safety requirements; assists in ensuring a fair, open and inclusive work environment in accordance with the District's mission goals and values. Demonstrates sensitivity to and understanding of historically minoritized groups and participates in professional development activities to increase cultural competency to enhance equity-minded practices within the District. OTHER DUTIES Ensures labs are open and ready for use during scheduled hours and that equipment is in sound working condition; monitors to ensure lab closing procedures are followed. Organizes and maintains a tool room and checks out tools for instructor and student use and return. In an automotive repair laboratory, supervises the work of students performing customer service intake functions; oversees and manages the flow of repair work to meet instructional needs; maintains customer waiting lists; ensures student repair work meets repair quality requirements; resolves issues with customers. In a farm operations learning laboratory, operates, diagnoses and repairs farm equipment such as tractors, loaders and trenchers; assists in farm operations such as preparing fields, seeding and planting, harvesting and baling and moving cattle to different pastures; repairs fencing; applies pesticides; maintains and repairs irrigation systems. Maintains and repairs District vehicles assigned to a college or center. Writes technical reports and prepares schematics for new laboratory projects. Grades quizzes, homework assignments, tests and proctored-exams; records and maintains data on student attendance and lab hours; compiles and generates student reports. Participates in high school outreach activities; participates in meetings with local businesses to promote job placement of students; interacts with businesses and organizations to receive equipment and other donations; interacts with the public and customers of assigned laboratories. Performs related duties as assigned. Employment Standards / Minimum Qualifications KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES Knowledge of: Subject matter areas relevant to area of assignment including, where applicable, concepts, work methods and processes, equipment operations, tools and specialized safety requirements applicable to the subject area. General methods and practices of student instruction and tutoring. Uses and operations of computers with standard business and specialized software applicable to areas of assigned responsibilities. Methods and procedures for diagnosing, troubleshooting and resolving equipment and computer hardware and software problems in a skills laboratory environment. Principles and practices of sound business communication; correct English usage, including spelling, grammar and punctuation. District budgeting and purchasing policies, practices and procedures. District environmental safety policies and procedures and safety methods and practices applicable to the assigned laboratory including the use of any required personal protective equipment. Office practices and procedures, including recordkeeping. If applicable, College policies and procedures and regulatory requirements governing the safe storage, handling and disposal of hazardous materials and biohazards in accordance with state and federal requirements. Skills and Abilities to: Provide day-to-day administrative and technical support to instructors in carrying out their instructional responsibilities. Provide effective hands-on demonstrations, instructions, tutoring and guidance to students in applicable subject-matter areas; accurately, thoroughly and clearly answer students' subject-matter, equipment-use and technology questions. Walk students through uses and operations of specialized equipment, tools, hardware and software. Organize, set priorities and exercise sound, independent judgment within areas of responsibility. Analyze, interpret, explain and apply technical manuals and bulletins and relevant laws, regulations, ordinances and policies. Assign, provide training, oversee and inspect the work of student workers and work experience students. Provide day-to-day technical support for computer hardware, peripherals and business and specialized software in assigned laboratories. Demonstrate and enforce safe practices and procedures in the use of potentially dangerous tools, equipment and materials. Analyze problems, evaluate alternatives and recommend or adopt effective courses of action within established guidelines. Organize and maintain a variety of records and files. Effectively engage and support historically minoritized groups by addressing issues of equity and improving culturally responsive service-oriented practices. Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing. Understand and follow written and oral instructions. Operate a computer and use standard business software, specialized or enterprise software and other standard business and instructional equipment. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with all those encountered in the course of work. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE Completion of an associate degree or certificate program in agricultural mechanics, industrial technology, irrigation technology, maintenance manufacturing, manufacturing technology, welding or relevant career technical field; other education or training such as completion of an apprenticeship program and a t least two years of progressively responsible experience in agricultural mechanics, industrial technology, irrigation technology, maintenance manufacturing, manufacturing technology, welding, or related field, or an equivalent combination of training and experience. LICENSES, CERTIFICATES AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS A valid California driver's license and the ability to maintain insurability under the District's vehicle insurance program. PHYSICAL AND MENTAL DEMANDS The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by employees to successfully perform the essential functions of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Physical Demands While performing the duties of this class, employees are regularly required to sit, stand and walk; hear, in person and by telephone; hear signal warnings and differentiate operating equipment sounds; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; use hands repetitively to finger, handle, feel or operate objects, tools or controls and reach with hands and arms. Employees must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift up to 100 pounds or more with assistance. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, the ability to distinguish between basic shades and/or colors and the ability to adjust focus. Mental Demands While performing the duties of this class, employees are regularly required to use written and oral communication skills; read and interpret data, information and documents; analyze and solve problems; use shop math and mathematical reasoning; observe and interpret conditions and situations; learn and apply new information or new skills; work on multiple concurrent tasks under changing intensive deadlines with constant interruptions; and interact with others encountered in the course of work, some of whom may be dissatisfied or upset. WORKING ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential duties of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Employees work near moving equipment and/or moving mechanical parts and/or are exposed to wet and/or humid conditions and heavy vibration. Employees may be required to work in high, precarious places and are occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals and risk of electrical shock. The noise level in the work environment is occasionally loud and prolonged. Employees may work in outside weather conditions, exposed to extreme heat or cold. Employees may be required to wear personal protective equipment for certain assignments including breathing apparatus. The employee may be required to travel to locations other than assigned work site and to adjust to work schedule changes and requirements to work overtime. Assessment Process APPLICATION SUBMISSION To move forward in the selection process, you must complete an online application through our web site at http://www.schooljobs.com/careers/scccd . Please attach to your application a copy of your degree or transcripts (including when degree(s) was awarded) or your application may be considered incomplete. Resumes may also be uploaded but cannot be used in lieu of a completed application. ONCE YOU HAVE SUBMITTED YOUR APPLICATION YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO MAKE REVISIONS TO YOUR APPLICATION MATERIALS. When completing the application, please make sure you include ALL current and previous employment in the Work Experience section of the application and complete ALL fields, including the name and contact information for your supervisors. Experience that is included in the resume but not in the Work Experience section of the application may not be considered for the purpose of determining whether you meet the minimum qualifications. All required documents must be submitted by the applicant. Personnel Commission staff will not upload your documents for you. The State Center Community College District does not accept letters of recommendation for classified positions. Please do not attempt to attach letters of recommendation to your application. APPLICATION REVIEW AND ASSESSMENTS The application review process includes an evaluation of training and experience based on given application information and answers to supplemental questionnaire. Only the most qualified applicants, who pass the minimum qualifications review, will be invited to the assessment process. The assessment process will include a competency assessment (40% weight) and a performance assessment (60% weight). Of those achieving a passing score on the competency assessment, only the most qualified candidates will be invited to the performance assessment. Passing score is 75% out of 100% on each assessment section. INITIAL ASSESSMENT TENTATIVELY SCHEDULED AS FOLLOWS: COMPETENCY ASSESSMENT: MAY 3 , 2024 PERFORMANCE ASSESSMENT: MAY 10, 2024 The assessment process / assessment date is subject to change as needs dictate. All communication regarding this process will be delivered via email to the address listed on your application. ELIGIBILITY LIST Candidates who attain a passing score on each part of the assessment will be placed in rank order on a Madera Community College Open-Competitive List. Using the same process, a separate Promotional List will be established and both Lists will be used concurrently. The eligibility list will be used to fill current vacancies in this classification at Madera Community College ONLY for at least six (6) months. PASSING THE ASSESSMENTS AND BEING PLACED ON THE ELIGIBILITY LIST DO NOT GUARANTEE AN OFFER OF EMPLOYMENT. ACCOMMODATIONS Individuals with disabilities requiring reasonable accommodation in the selection process must inform the State Center Community College District Personnel Commission Department in writing no later than the filing date stated on the announcement. Those applicants needing such accommodations should document this request including an explanation as to the type and extent of accommodation needed to participate in the selection process. State Center Community College District is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. It is the policy of State Center Community College District to provide all persons with equal employment and educational opportunities without regard to race, ethnicity, national origin, gender, age, disability, medical condition, marital status, religion or similar factors as defined by law. We are a Title V employer. Full-time permanent positions provide an attractive benefit package which includes health, dental and vision coverage for the employee and eligible dependents, as well as life insurance and disability coverage for employees.Part-time positions are paid hourly, with limited benefits. For a detailed list of benefits, visit our benefits page . Closing Date/Time: 4/26/2024 11:59 PM Pacific
STATE CENTER COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT Fresno, California, United States
Mar 13, 2024
Full Time
General Purpose Under general supervision, oversees and maintains the horticultural resources of Fresno City College (FCC) including the botanical garden, greenhouse and koi pond; conducts walking tours of the garden and tree collection for the public and student groups; provides instructional assistance to faculty and students in biology, botany and adaptive horticulture courses of study; and performs related duties as assigned. Essential Duties & Responsibilities The duties listed below are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to this class. Oversees and maintains FCC's horticultural resources including the botanical garden, greenhouse and koi pond; performs and oversees maintenance and care of the botanical gardens and plant collections including native plant and cactus collections; cleans and makes changes in the gardens, propagating plants from cuttings to add to the collection; prunes, weeds and waters; follows specialized watering schedules for the cactus collection; monitors pest infestations and applies herbicides; pots and prepares plant specimens for decorative purposes at presentations and special events. Maintains the koi pond and koi collection; follows feeding schedules; cleans, maintains and performs minor repairs on pump, skimmer and filter; confers with community experts to diagnosis and resolve any unusual issues with the koi collection. Oversees participates in greenhouse operations; maintains and propagates new vegetation; mixes, orders and maintains growth mixtures and planting supplies; maintains and makes minor repairs to greenhouse facilities and cooling systems and to irrigation systems; refers major maintenance and repair to the greenhouse and irrigation systems to Building and Grounds Services for action. Prepares, sets up and performs demonstrations of biology and botany principles such as photosynthesis, plant propagation, plant types and others; prepares biological specimens for classroom use; prepares flora and fauna displays for use in plant identification; responds to student questions regarding concepts, methods and techniques; provides clear and concise explanations and demonstrations to facilitate student understanding and reinforce instructor teaching; assists faculty and students during greenhouse-based laboratory activities; monitors students as they receive hands-on learning in the greenhouse and botanical gardens. Demonstrates the proper and safe use of laboratory equipment and the proper use, storage and disposal of pesticides, chemicals and other hazardous materials; maintains and updates Materials Safety Data Sheet notebooks as required by law; maintains accident report guidance documents and files of accident reports; arranges for pickup of hazardous waste. Stocks and replenishes an inventory of materials and consumables; tracks supplies usage; prepares purchase requisitions to ensure sufficient materials for laboratory, greenhouse and botanic gardens use; arranges for major repair or replacement of tools and equipment. Participates in selecting, training and providing day-to-day lead work direction to student assistants, aides and volunteers; assigns and monitors work for completeness, accuracy and conformance with District, department and legal/regulatory requirements and standards; provides information, instruction and training on work procedures and technical, legal and regulatory and safety requirements; assists in ensuring a fair, open and inclusive work environment in accordance with the District's mission goals and values. Leads walking tours of the gardens for the public, school groups and FCC class groups; provides information on tree and plant species and their origins. Demonstrates sensitivity to and understanding of historically minoritized groups and participates in professional development activities to increase cultural competency to enhance equity-minded practices within the District. OTHER DUTIES Provides for the care and maintenance of live animals and plant species. Serves as advisor for the biology club; assists the club with meetings and club functions. Maintains and cares for plantscaping in FCC offices and campus buildings; replaces plants periodically to promote continuing plant health. Performs related duties as assigned. Employment Standards / Minimum Qualifications KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES Knowledge of: Principles, methods, techniques and operations applicable to a botanic garden and large greenhouse, including materials and equipment used and design and maintenance of irrigation systems. Characteristics and methods of propagation of nursery and arboretum plants including proper soil preparation and control of plant and soil pests. Weed and pest control methods, safety procedures and herbicide/pesticide products suitable for use. Subject-matter areas in the area of assignment including, where applicable, theory, concepts, scientific fundamentals, methods and processes, tools, equipment and instrumentation used in the scientific discipline. Uses and operations of computers with standard business and specialized software and methods and procedures for diagnosing and resolving minor hardware and software problems in a laboratory environment. Principles and practices of sound business communication; correct English usage, including spelling, grammar and punctuation. Office practices and procedures, including recordkeeping. District budgeting and purchasing policies, practices and procedures. District environmental safety policies and procedures and safety methods and practices applicable to the assigned laboratory including the safe mixing, storage and disposal of hazardous chemicals and biohazards in accordance with state and federal requirements. General methods and practices of student instruction and tutoring applicable to a science laboratory environment. Skills and Abilities to: Plan, organize and oversee operations and care of botanical gardens and plant collections. Propagate plants in a nursery from seeds and cuttings and by grafting and budding. Assist faculty and instructors in planning, organizing and preparing classroom and laboratory demonstrations, experiments and classroom/laboratory materials. Demonstrate and walk students and others through operations of specialized equipment, tools, hardware and software in biology and botany laboratories and in hands-on settings in the greenhouse and botanic garden. Organize, set priorities and exercise sound, independent judgment within areas of responsibility. Assign and inspect the work of student assistants. Train, demonstrate, inspect, enforce and monitor safe work practices and safety compliance by faculty, student assistants and students in a laboratory or greenhouse environment with hazardous chemicals and biohazards. Provide effective information and guidance to students in subject-matter areas; accurately, thoroughly and clearly answer students' subject-matter, equipment-use and technology questions. Analyze problems, evaluate alternatives and recommend or adopt effective courses of action. Understand, interpret, explain and apply applicable laws, codes and regulations including OSHA. Effectively engage and support historically minoritized groups by addressing issues of equity and improving culturally responsive service-oriented practices. Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing. Understand and follow written and oral instructions. Operate a computer and use standard business software. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with all those encountered in the course of work. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE An associate degree or completion of a certificate program in horticulture or another relevant field, and at least three years of progressively responsible experience in horticulture or nursery management; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. LICENSES, CERTIFICATES AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS A valid California driver's license and the ability to maintain insurability under the District's vehicle insurance program. A valid pesticide applicator's license issued by the State of California Department of Pesticide Regulations. PHYSICAL AND MENTAL DEMANDS The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by employees to successfully perform the essential functions of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Physical Demands While performing the duties of this class, employees are regularly required to stand, walk and talk or hear outdoors, by telephone or in meetings; use hands to finger, handle, feel or operate controls and equipment and reach with hands and arms. Employees are frequently required to climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl and lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and over 100 pounds with assistance. Employees are regularly required to hear signal warnings and differentiate operating equipment sounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus. Mental Demands While performing the duties of this class, employees regularly required to use written and oral communication skills; read and interpret data, information and documents; analyze and solve problems; use math and mathematical reasoning; observe and interpret people and situations; deal with changing deadlines and frequent interruptions; and interact with faculty, staff, the public and others encountered in the course of work. WORKING ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential duties of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Employees work under office, laboratory, greenhouse and outdoor conditions. The employee is regularly exposed to outside weather conditions, including wet and/or humid conditions, work on slippery and uneven surfaces and are exposed to fumes and toxic or caustic chemicals. Employees are required to wear personal protective equipment for certain assignments. The employee may be required to travel to locations other than assigned work site and to adjust to work schedule changes and requirements to work overtime. Assessment Process APPLICATION SUBMISSION To move forward in the selection process, you must complete an online application through our web site at http://www.schooljobs.com/careers/scccd . Please attach to your application a copy of your degree or transcripts (including when degree was awarded) or your application may be considered incomplete. Resumes may also be uploaded but cannot be used in lieu of a completed application. ONCE YOU HAVE SUBMITTED YOUR APPLICATION YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO MAKE REVISIONS TO YOUR APPLICATION MATERIALS. When completing the application, please make sure you include ALL current and previous employment in the Work Experience section of the application and complete ALL fields, including the name and contact information for your supervisors. Experience that is included in the resume but not in the Work Experience section of the application may not be considered for the purpose of determining whether you meet the minimum qualifications. All required documents must be submitted by the applicant. Personnel Commission staff will not upload your documents for you. The State Center Community College District does not accept letters of recommendation for classified positions. Please do not attempt to attach letters of recommendation to your application. APPLICATION REVIEW AND ASSESSMENTS The application review process includes an evaluation of training and experience based on given application information and answers to supplemental questionnaire. Only the most qualified applicants, who pass the minimum qualifications review, will be invited to the assessment process. The assessment process will also include an online competency assessment (40% weight) and an oral interview assessment (60% weight). Of those achieving a passing score on the competency assessment, only the most qualified candidates will be invited to the oral interview assessment. Passing score is 75% out of 100% on each assessment section. INITIAL ASSESSMENT TENTATIVELY SCHEDULED AS FOLLOWS: COMPETENCY ASSESSMENT: MAY 5 , 2024 ORAL ASSESSMENT: MAY 9 , 2024 The assessment process / assessment date is subject to change as needs dictate. All communication regarding this process will be delivered via email to the address listed on your application. ELIGIBILITY LIST Candidates who attain a passing score on each part of the assessment will be placed in rank order on a Fresno City College Open -Competitive List. Using the same process, a separate Fresno City College Promotional List will be established and both Lists will be used concurrently. Unless otherwise indicated, the eligibility list will be used to fill current vacancies in this classification at Fresno City College only for at least six months. PASSING THE ASSESSMENTS AND BEING PLACED ON THE ELIGIBILITY LIST DO NOT GUARANTEE AN OFFER OF EMPLOYMENT. ACCOMMODATIONS Individuals with disabilities requiring reasonable accommodation in the selection process must inform the State Center Community College District Personnel Commission Department in writing no later than the filing date stated on the announcement. Those applicants needing such accommodations should document this request including an explanation as to the type and extent of accommodation needed to participate in the selection process. State Center Community College District is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. It is the policy of State Center Community College District to provide all persons with equal employment and educational opportunities without regard to race, ethnicity, national origin, gender, age, disability, medical condition, marital status, religion or similar factors as defined by law. We are a Title V employer. Full-time permanent positions provide an attractive benefit package which includes health, dental and vision coverage for the employee and eligible dependents, as well as life insurance and disability coverage for employees.Part-time positions are paid hourly, with limited benefits. For a detailed list of benefits, visit our benefits page . Closing Date/Time: 4/24/2024 11:59 PM Pacific
STATE CENTER COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT Fresno, California, United States
Mar 07, 2024
Temporary
General Purpose Under general supervision, plans, designs and performs complex quantitative and qualitative research studies, surveys and other analyses; performs project management duties for a portfolio of studies; conducts focus groups; prepares and presents research papers, reports and recommendations in order to communicate data for others to understand outcomes and make decisions; and performs related duties as assigned. Essential Duties & Responsibilities The duties listed below are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to this class. Designs complex quantitative and qualitative research and study methodologies for a variety of institutional research projects and assignments including studies related to the planning, accreditation, student learning outcome accessment, student success, retention and other institutional effectiveness measures; coordinates projects from conceptual design and problem definition/hypothesis development through data collection, analysis, interpretation and findings; manages a portfolio of project timelines and resources; monitors the deployment and frequency of surveys, focus groups and other qualitative data measurement tools. Develops proposals, tests research hypotheses and identifies appropriate research methodologies, statistical analysis techniques and data resources; conducts focus groups and one-on-one interviews; develops, implements and analyzes surveys; extracts, collects, analyzes and reconciles data and information related to accreditation, academic programs, grants, enrollment and curriculum management, student demographics and outcomes and other relevant data. Assists in the development of data elements, databases and business practices related to the collection of student data; validates the consistancy of data across programs, departments and throughout the District; generates complex data sets required for grant applications and reporting. Coordinates and assists with college planning, accreditation, program reviews and the assessment of student learning outcomes; participates in determining the implications of college practices, policies, measures and procedures and contributes to decision making on courses of action. Participates on and provides research assistance to college and District committees and ad hoc groups; prepares reports, presentations and plans to assist in decision making and process improvement to improve student learning and institutional effectiveness; provides training on data usage and report analysis to college management and faculty. Serves as an advanced functional expert for statistical software programs and modules and college databases; manages software and system user testing and may oversee software licensing; ensures the accuracy of data prior to submission to the State Chancellor's Office, the California Community College System Office, accrediting bodies and other organizations as needed. As assigned, provides input in selecting, training and providing day-to-day lead work guidance and direction to other professional staff; assigns, schedules and monitors work for completeness, accuracy and conformance with District, department and legal/regulatory requirements and standards; monitors workflow to ensure mandated deadlines are being met in an optimal manner; provides information, instruction and training on work procedures and technical/legal/regulatory requirements. Provides input to supervisor on employee work performance and behaviors; assists in ensuring a fair, open and inclusive work environment in accordance with the District's mission, goals and values. Demonstrates sensitivity to and understanding of historically minoritized groups and participates in professional development activities to increase cultural competency to enhance equity-minded practices within the District. OTHER DUTIES Develops and distributes dashboards and other visual metric tracking tools. Maintains and updates the institutional research and planning website; ensures uploaded documentation is ADA compliant. Performs related duties as assigned. Employment Standards / Minimum Qualifications KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES Knowledge of: Theories, principles, methods and techniques of complex institutional and social science research. Professionally accepted research practices applicable to research design, methodology development/selection, data analysis and interpretation and reporting. Principles and practices of survey development, design and dissemination. Theories, principles, methods and techniques of statistical analysis. Statistical analysis software packages such as SPSS and Tableau and programming skills and tools used in extracting data sets. Methods and techniques applicable to college planning, evaluation of accreditation standards and processes, program review and assessment of student learning outcomes. Advanced knowledge of data extraction and query tools such as structured query language (SQL). Principles, practices and methods of administrative, organizational and management analysis. Applicable sections of the California Education Code and other applicable laws. Principles, tools and techniques of project planning and management. Data warehousing principles and methods. Modern office practices, procedures and equipment including computers and applicable software programs. Practices and techniques of sound business communication; correct English usage, including spelling, grammar and punctuation. College and District organization, rules, policies and procedures applicable to departmental and division operations. Safety policies and safe work practices applicable to the assignment. Uses and operations of scanners, phone systems, computers, standard business software, and database and spreadsheet applications. Skills and Abilities to: Consultatively provide information and guidance to College faculty and staff on research and analysis techniques. Identify, investigate and define research issues and problems and locate sources of data to meet research needs and requirements, as appropriate to assigned scope of responsibility. Understand, interpret, explain and apply standard research methodologies and techniques. Use interactive analytical statistical software packages efficiently. Operate computers and make advanced functional use of standard business software, including word processing, spreadsheet, presentation, graphics and database applications. Use specialized software to create survey instruments. Apply graphical user interfaces (GUI), SQL and other programming and database tools to provide effective access to and presentation of community college-related information. Work collaboratively with a variety of faculty and staff in carrying out research and reporting functions. Effectively engage and support historically minoritized groups by addressing issues of equity and improving culturally responsive service-oriented practices. Communicate effectively, orally and in writing. Present research findings clearly, logically and in a meaningful and understandable form, using a wide variety of modalities. Maintain the confidentiality of information. Basic principles and practices of employee work guidance and direction. Personnel Commission Rules, Administrative Regulations, Human Resources procedures and collective bargaining agreements. Exercise tact and diplomacy in dealing with sensitive, complex and confidential issues and situations. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with all those encountered in the course of work. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE A Master's degree from an accredited college or university, and at least three years of progressively responsible experience in social science or institutional research, including responsibility for research design, methodology development and statistical analysis; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. LICENSES, CERTIFICATES AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS A valid California driver's license and the ability to maintain insurability under the District's vehicle insurance program in some assignments. PHYSICAL AND MENTAL DEMANDS The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by employees to successfully perform the essential functions of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Physical Demands While performing the duties of this class, employees are regularly required to sit; talk or hear, in person and by telephone; use hands repetitively to finger, handle, feel or operate standard office equipment; and reach with hands and arms. Employees are frequently required to walk and stand; and lift up to 10 pounds and occasionally up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus. Mental Demands While performing the duties of this class, employees are regularly required to use written and oral communication skills; read and interpret data, information and documents; analyze and solve problems; observe and interpret situations; learn and apply new information or skills; perform highly detailed work; work on multiple, concurrent tasks; work with frequent interruptions; work under intensive deadlines; and interact with District managers, staff, the public and others encountered in the course of work. WORKING ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential duties of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Employees work under typical office conditions, and the noise level is usually quiet. The employee may be required to travel to locations other than assigned work site and to adjust to work schedule changes and requirements to work overtime. Assessment Process Only the most qualified applicants will be invited to interview for the assessment. Full-time permanent positions provide an attractive benefit package which includes health, dental and vision coverage for the employee and eligible dependents, as well as life insurance and disability coverage for employees.Part-time positions are paid hourly, with limited benefits. For a detailed list of benefits, visit our benefits page .
STATE CENTER COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT Fresno, California, United States
Mar 07, 2024
Temporary
General Purpose Under general supervision, performs quantitative and qualitative research studies, surveys and other analyses; prepares research papers, reports and recommendations in order to communicate data for others to understand outcomes and make decisions; participates in presentations of research findings with a broad variety of constituents; participates in the design of research studies; and performs related duties as assigned. Essential Duties & Responsibilities The duties listed below are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to this class. Identifies appropriate research methodologies, statistical analysis techniques and data resources and plans study methods; extracts, collects, analyzes and reconciles data and information related to accreditation, academic programs, grants, enrollment and curriculum management, student demographics and outcomes and other relevant data; conducts literature reviews. Validates data interpretation and extraction methods; formats data from college databases and other sources for submission to state and local entities to meet reporting requirements; generates data sets required for grant applications and reporting; populates data for dashboards and other visual data interfaces. Analyzes data for trends and performs statistical analyses; prepares action-based interpretations of patterns and analyses in the form of written reports, oral presentations, graphics, handouts and committee reports; collaborates with various campus constituencies to communicate, interpret, refine and use research findings in decision-making processes and in the implementation of new and modified programs, policies, practices and systems to effect desired change in outcomes. Performs ad hoc queries and creates reports from college databases using a variety of computer languages and query tools. Serves as a resource for faculty, staff and administration groups engaged in systemic review and evaluation of current District practices. Serves as a functional expert for statistical software programs and modules and college databases; tests and reviews systems upgrades; transfers and reconciles data between software programs; uploads data to the State Chancellor's Office, the California Community College System Office, accrediting bodies and other organizations as needed. Demonstrates sensitivity to and understanding of historically minoritized groups and participates in professional development activities to increase cultural competency to enhance equity-minded practices within the District. OTHER DUTIES Troubleshoots and/or validates accuracy of coding for data extractions performed by employees in other departments. Takes meeting notes and minutes, updates relevant document management sites, and assists with other departmental administrative support duties. May represent the department on college committees and ad hoc groups. Performs related duties as assigned. Employment Standards / Minimum Qualifications KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES Knowledge of: Methods and techniques of institutional and social science research. Professionally accepted research practices applicable to research methodology development/selection, data analysis and interpretation and reporting. Principles and practices of survey development, design and dissemination. Theories, principles, methods and techniques of statistical analysis. Statistical analysis software packages such as SPSS and Tableau. Data extraction and query tools such as structured query language (SQL). Principles, practices and methods of administrative, organizational and management analysis. Applicable sections of the California Education Code and other applicable laws. Database management principles and methods. Modern office practices, procedures and equipment including computers and applicable software programs. Practices and techniques of sound business communication; correct English usage, including spelling, grammar and punctuation. College and District organization, Board policies, administrative rules and procedures applicable to departmental and division operations. Safety policies and safe work practices applicable to the assignment. Uses and operations of scanners, phone systems, computers, standard business software, and database and spreadsheet applications. Skills and Abilities to: Consultatively provide information and guidance to College faculty and staff on research and analysis techniques. Identify, investigate and define research issues and problems and locate sources of data to meet research needs and requirements, as appropriate to assigned scope of responsibility. Understand, interpret, explain and apply standard research methodologies and techniques. Use interactive analytical statistical software packages efficiently. Operate computers and make advanced functional use of standard business software, including word processing, spreadsheet, presentation, graphics and database applications. Use specialized software to create survey instruments. Work collaboratively with a variety of faculty and staff in carrying out research and reporting functions. Effectively engage and support historically minoritized groups by addressing issues of equity and improving culturally responsive service-oriented practices. Communicate effectively, orally and in writing. Apply graphical user interfaces (GUI), SQL and other programming and database tools to provide effective access to and presentation of community college-related information. Present research findings clearly, logically and in a meaningful and understandable form, using a wide variety of modalities, to a variety of audiences. Maintain the confidentiality of information. Exercise tact and diplomacy in dealing with sensitive, complex and confidential issues and situations. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with all those encountered in the course of work. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE A bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university, and at least three years of progressively responsible experience in social science or institutional research, including responsibility for research design, methodology development and statistical analysis; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. LICENSES, CERTIFICATES AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS A valid California driver's license and the ability to maintain insurability under the District's vehicle insurance program in some assignments. PHYSICAL AND MENTAL DEMANDS The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by employees to successfully perform the essential functions of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Physical Demands While performing the duties of this class, employees are regularly required to sit; talk or hear, in person and by telephone; use hands repetitively to finger, handle, feel or operate standard office equipment; and reach with hands and arms. Employees are frequently required to walk and stand; and lift up to 10 pounds and occasionally up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus. Mental Demands While performing the duties of this class, employees are regularly required to use written and oral communication skills; read and interpret data, information and documents; analyze and solve problems; observe and interpret situations; learn and apply new information or skills; perform highly detailed work; work on multiple, concurrent tasks; work with frequent interruptions; work under intensive deadlines; and interact with District managers, staff, the public and others encountered in the course of work. WORKING ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential duties of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Employees work under typical office conditions, and the noise level is usually quiet. The employee may be required to travel to locations other than assigned work site and to adjust to work schedule changes and requirements to work overtime. Assessment Process Only the most qualified applicants will be invited to interview for the assignment. Full-time permanent positions provide an attractive benefit package which includes health, dental and vision coverage for the employee and eligible dependents, as well as life insurance and disability coverage for employees.Part-time positions are paid hourly, with limited benefits. For a detailed list of benefits, visit our benefits page .
STATE CENTER COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT Fresno, California, United States
Mar 07, 2024
Temporary
General Purpose Under general supervision, performs routine to complex administrative support and technical duties to support student enrollment, registration and access to records; performs complex data entry, tracking and reporting processes; processes exception petitions and resolves standard student enrollment issues; performs registration and enrollment duties for nonstandard programs requiring manual processes; and performs related duties as assigned. Essential Duties & Responsibilities The duties listed below are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to this class. Provides day-to-day lead work guidance and direction to other staff and student aides; assigns, schedules and monitors work for completeness, accuracy and conformance with District, department and legal/regulatory requirements and standards; provides information, instruction and training on work procedures and technical, legal and regulatory requirements. Performs routine to complex front counter and web room admissions and records duties; answers questions from and assists returning, currently enrolled and prospective students with registering, adding or dropping courses, payments and access to official records; distributes and accepts and reviews for completeness and accuracy various forms and petitions; provides information and validates student eligibility for particular programs, classes or early enrollment; responds to questions and complaints. Answers escalated student questions regarding policies, procedures, programs and services including clarification of course and program enrollment requirements and department processes and procedures; verifies student eligibility and program participation for enrollment, registration and proper documentation purposes; overrides holds and processes petitions following established guidelines; researches and prepares documentation for nonstandard petitions and requests requiring a higher level of approval. Provides technical assistance and information to students, faculty and staff regarding eligibility, required documentation, processing requirements and fees; explains applications, requirements and correct procedures for completion of forms, applications and processes and restrictions; reviews completed forms for accuracy and completeness; assists departments with dual enrollment, cohort and other programmatic enrollments and registration processes. Receives and inputs a variety of student information into computer systems; downloads instructors' rosters, unit and grade reports and prepares for review and approval; researches information in computer systems; assists with the preparation of forms and documentation; verifies accuracy of information with third parties; tracks students in College services and programs. Documents and enters into applicable computer systems grade changes, course repeats, unit and grade point average calculations and other student activity to update student academic records and ensure accurate accounting of student records; assists with grade intake at semester end; researches and resolves enrollment and transcript problems such as duplicate accounts and conflicting/inaccurate information. Prepares and compiles packets of materials; receives, opens and processes returned mail; prepares regular and bulk mailings; scans or copies various documents and materials; duplicates, assembles and distributes packets. Maintains a variety of standard office and specialized records and files; creates and maintains spreadsheets and databases to track petitions, files, activities and services. Maintains all student supporting documentation to meet retention and audit requirements; maintains and ensures the confidentiality of all student documents and records in accordance with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act and established District policies and procedures. As assigned, accepts payments and cash receipts for parking, child care, tuition and other payments; closes and balances cash drawer; issues student identification cards. Demonstrates sensitivity to and understanding of historically minoritized groups and participates in professional development activities to increase cultural competency to enhance equity-minded practices within the District. OTHER DUTIES Provides backup for other departments or division office administrative support staff. Assists with responding to subpoenas for student records and enrollment verifications. Interacts with other departments and with state and federal programs on behalf of the department/ program or a student. Performs related duties as assigned. Employment Standards / Minimum Qualifications KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES Knowledge of: Modern office practices, procedures and equipment including computers and applicable software programs. Department services, program goals, objectives, policies, procedures and practices. Customer service practices and telephone etiquette. District student recordkeeping practices and procedures for processing student information and interpreting input and output data utilizing District computer systems used for admissions and records functions. Policies, procedures, goals and objectives of a college admissions and records department. The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act and other District, state and federal laws, rules, regulations and policies governing student admissions and records. Practices and techniques of sound business communication; correct English usage, including spelling, grammar and punctuation. Safety policies and safe work practices applicable to the assignment. Basic principles and practices of employee work guidance and direction. Uses and operations of scanners, phone systems, computers, standard business software, and database and spreadsheet applications. Skills and Abilities to: Assign and review the work of assigned staff. Provide customer service in person and over the phone, sometimes to confrontational individuals. Interpret, explain and apply District, departmental and administrative policies, procedures and practices. Prepare clear and accurate reports, documents, data entries and files at an acceptable speed. Determine work priorities during peak workload periods, using sound judgment in the application of policies, rules, regulations and standard operating procedures. Organize and maintain physical and electronic files. Make mathematical calculations. Maintain confidentiality of District and student files and records. Track and report statistical information utilizing complex spreadsheets and databases. Effectively engage and support historically minoritized groups by addressing issues of equity and improving culturally responsive service-oriented practices. Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing. Understand and follow written and oral instructions. Operate a computer and use standard business software. Type accurately at a speed necessary to meet the requirements of the position. Represent the District effectively to students, customers and the public. Exercise tact and diplomacy in dealing with sensitive, complex and confidential student situations. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with all those encountered in the course of work. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE Graduation from high school or GED equivalent, and at least three years of progressively responsible experience involving admissions, enrollment and student records; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. LICENSES, CERTIFICATES AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS Some assignments may require a valid California driver's license and the ability to maintain insurability under the District's vehicle insurance program. PHYSICAL AND MENTAL DEMANDS The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by employees to successfully perform the essential functions of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Physical Demands While performing the duties of this class, employees are regularly required to sit; talk or hear, in person and by telephone; use hands repetitively to finger, handle, feel or operate standard office equipment; and reach with hands and arms. Employees are frequently required to walk and stand; and lift up to 10 pounds and occasionally up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus. Mental Demands While performing the duties of this class, employees are regularly required to use written and oral communication skills; read and interpret data, information and documents; analyze and solve problems; observe and interpret situations; learn and apply new information or skills; perform highly detailed work; work on multiple, concurrent tasks; work with frequent interruptions; work under intensive deadlines; and interact with District managers, staff, the public and others encountered in the course of work. WORKING ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential duties of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Employees work under typical office conditions subject to frequent public contact and interruption; and intermittent exposure to individuals acting in a disagreeable fashion. The employee may be required to travel to locations other than assigned work site and to adjust to work schedule changes and requirements to work overtime. Assessment Process Only the most qualified applicants will be invited to interview for the assignment. Full-time permanent positions provide an attractive benefit package which includes health, dental and vision coverage for the employee and eligible dependents, as well as life insurance and disability coverage for employees.Part-time positions are paid hourly, with limited benefits. For a detailed list of benefits, visit our benefits page .
STATE CENTER COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT Fresno, California, United States
Mar 07, 2024
Full Time
General Purpose Under general supervision, performs American Sign Language (ASL) interpreting and transliteration services for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing (D/HH) students, faculty and staff in classrooms and a variety of other settings; and performs related duties as assigned. Essential Duties & Responsibilities The duties listed below are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to this class. Performs ASL interpreting services for D/HH students, faculty and staff in classrooms, laboratories and a variety of settings for orientations, meetings, counseling appointments, assessment testing, field trips, professional development, human resource matters and other college/District events; on a regular basis, responds to revisions in assigned schedules that require interpreting for different courses/disciplines, in different settings and for individuals with differing communication needs and preferences; transliterates course materials and other documents when required. Consults with faculty to identify potential problems that could inhibit the effective provision of interpreting services; advises faculty on uses of technology and how to negotiate communications with D/HH students to convey course content; explains student rights and responsibilities in accordance with District rules and regulations. Follows appropriate ethical codes and processes for addressing situations observed or experienced in the course of interpreting assignments; advocates for D/HH students and faculty in difficult or stressful situations. Demonstrates sensitivity to and understanding of historically minoritized groups and participates in professional development activities to increase cultural competency to enhance equity-minded practices within the District. OTHER DUTIES Participates in team interpreting as required. Performs related duties as assigned. Employment Standards / Minimum Qualifications KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES Knowledge of: American Sign Language interpretation and application techniques, including special sign vocabularies required for varied college disciplines. Current developments, trends and techniques in the field of interpreting utilized both for the deaf and hard-of-hearing. Federal, state and local laws, codes, rules, regulations and court decisions applicable to providing services to the deaf and hard-of-hearing, including the Americans with Disabilities Act and associated regulations. Proper ethical conduct as outlined in the National Association of the Deaf - Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (NAD-RID) Code of Professional Conduct with emphasis on the appropriate role of an interpreter in an educational setting. Values, behaviors and language of the American Deaf Culture. Use and operation of various assistive devices for the deaf and hard-of-hearing. Skills and Abilities to: Interpret proficiently in both voice-to-sign and sign-to-voice modes while accurately conveying the thought, intent and spirit of speakers. Rapidly process visual and audible information to convey complex concepts, unusual vocabulary and unexpected information to ensure student understanding. Analyze situations accurately, evaluating alternatives and adopting effective courses of action. Interpret, apply and explain District policies and procedures and reach sound decisions in areas applicable to the work. Maintain confidentiality of District and student files and records. Exercise tact and diplomacy in dealing with sensitive, complex and confidential student issues and situations. Effectively engage and support historically minoritized groups by addressing issues of equity and improving culturally responsive service-oriented practices. Communicate effectively, orally, via ASL and in writing. Understand and follow written and oral instructions. Operate a computer and standard business software. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with all those encountered in the course of work. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE Graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor's degree in education, communicative disorders/deaf studies, social services or a closely related field, completion of requirements for a National Interpreter Certification from the Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf, and at least three years of paid interpreting experience in an educational setting; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. (One year experience equates to twenty-five (25) hours per week in an educational setting based on a 10-month year or twenty-five (25) hours per week in a non-educational setting based on a 12-month year of the required experience) LICENSES, CERTIFICATES AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS A valid California driver's license and the ability to maintain insurability under the District's vehicle insurance program, or ability to travel to a variety of locations on and off campus as needed to conduct District business. An active National Interpreter Certification or Educational Interpreter Performance Assessment (EIPA) level 3. PHYSICAL AND MENTAL DEMANDS The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by employees to successfully perform the essential functions of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Physical Demands Essential and marginal functions may require physical fitness requirements necessary to perform the job functions with or without accommodation, such as the ability to walk rapidly to varied locations throughout the day; stand or sit for prolonged periods, use both hands with dexterity while interpreting, and lift up to 10 pounds and occasionally up to 25 pounds. The employee must be able to hear at a 20db range or better, with or without hearing aids. Mental Demands While performing the duties of this class, employees are regularly required to use written, oral and ASL communication skills; read and interpret data, information and documents; analyze and solve problems; observe and interpret situations; learn and apply new information or new skills; work with constant interruptions; and interact with District staff, other organizations and the public. WORKING ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential duties of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Employees generally work under typical classroom conditions, and the noise level is usually quiet. Periodically the noise level may be loud. The employee may occasionally work in outside weather conditions and near moving equipment. The employee may occasionally be exposed to fumes or airborne particles and toxic or caustic chemicals. The employee may be required to travel to locations other than assigned work site and to adjust to work schedule changes and requirements to work overtime. Assessment Process APPLICATION SUBMISSION To move forward in the selection process, you must complete an online application through our web site at http://www.schooljobs.com/careers/scccd . Please attach to your application a copy of your degree or transcripts (including when degree was awarded) or your application may be considered incomplete. Resumes may also be uploaded but cannot be used in lieu of a completed application. ONCE YOU HAVE SUBMITTED YOUR APPLICATION YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO MAKE REVISIONS TO YOUR APPLICATION MATERIALS. When completing the application, please make sure you include ALL current and previous employment in the Work Experience section of the application and complete ALL fields, including the name and contact information for your supervisors. Experience that is included in the resume but not in the Work Experience section of the application may not be considered for the purpose of determining whether you meet the minimum qualifications. All required documents must be submitted by the applicant. Personnel Commission staff will not upload your documents for you. The State Center Community College District does not accept letters of recommendation for classified positions. Please do not attempt to attach letters of recommendation to your application. APPLICATION REVIEW AND ASSESSMENTS The application review process includes an evaluation of training and experience based on given application information and answers to supplemental questionnaire. Only the most qualified applicants, who pass the minimum qualifications review, will be invited to the assessment process. The assessment process will include a performance assessment (pass/fail). Passing score is 75% out of 100%. Candidates who are unsuccessful in an assessment will be eligible to retest after 90 calendar days. TESTING WILL BE SCHEDULED ON AN AS NEEDED BASIS. The assessment process / assessment date is subject to change as needs dictate. All communication regarding this process will be delivered via email to the address listed on your application. ELIGIBILITY LIST Those applicants who pass the assessment will be placed on a district-wide continuous eligibility list with ranks banded within range 1-3. . The district-wide continuous eligibility list will be used to fill current vacancies in this classification for at least one year. PASSING THE ASSESSMENTS AND BEING PLACED ON THE ELIGIBILITY LIST DO NOT GUARANTEE AN OFFER OF EMPLOYMENT. ACCOMMODATIONS Individuals with disabilities requiring reasonable accommodation in the selection process must inform the State Center Community College District Personnel Commission Department in writing no later than the filing date stated on the announcement. Those applicants needing such accommodations should document this request including an explanation as to the type and extent of accommodation needed to participate in the selection process. State Center Community College District is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. It is the policy of State Center Community College District to provide all persons with equal employment and educational opportunities without regard to race, ethnicity, national origin, gender, age, disability, medical condition, marital status, religion or similar factors as defined by law. We are a Title V employer. Full-time permanent positions provide an attractive benefit package which includes health, dental and vision coverage for the employee and eligible dependents, as well as life insurance and disability coverage for employees.Part-time positions are paid hourly, with limited benefits. For a detailed list of benefits, visit our benefits page . Closing Date/Time: Continuous