The County of Sacramento was incorporated in 1850 in response to the needs of a growing population and was one of the original 27 counties of California. In 1933, the Sacramento County Charter was established, along with the County Executive position.


The County is governed by five members of the Sacramento County Board of Supervisors, elected on a non-partisan basis to serve staggered four-year terms, each representing one of the five districts. The County Executive is responsible to the Board for planning, organizing and directing County activities. Other elected officials include the Assessor, District Attorney and the Sheriff. Sacramento County has more than 30 departments an

 

Sacramento County Sacramento, CA, USA
Oct 07, 2021
Full time
All applicants meeting the minimum requirements are welcome to apply.  At this time there are immediate vacancies for which various licensure is required. If you possess licensure in one or more of the fields directly below and meet the other minimum requirements, you are encouraged to apply. *Psychiatrist         *Psychologist       *Licensed Clinical Social Worker     *Marriage, Family and Child Counselor     *Registered Nurse      *Public Health Nurse One vacancy requires both a Registered Nurse and a Public Health Nurse license. Under direction, performs management, administrative and/or supervisory duties for contracted and/or county-operated health or mental health programs and services including, but not limited to, staff supervision, program development and implementation, program monitoring and evaluation, and program service coordination; and performs related duties as assigned. Examples of Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge of Theories, principles, goals...
Sacramento County Sacramento, CA, USA
Oct 07, 2021
Full time
Range A - $5,862.06 - $7,482.00/month Range B - $7,856.10/month Compliance with Government Code. In accordance with California Government Code, Section 1031, each employee shall meet the following minimum standards: Be a citizen of the United States or a permanent resident alien who is eligible for and has applied for citizenship. Any permanent resident alien shall be disqualified from holding a position if his or her application for citizenship is denied. Be at least 18 years of age. Be fingerprinted for purposes of search of local, state, and national fingerprint files to disclose any criminal records. Be found to be free from any physical, emotional, or mental condition which might adversely affect the exercise of the powers of a peace officer. For purposes of this section a medical examination, including psychological screen, shall be required prior to appointment. Examples of Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge Of Federal, State and County Codes and...
Sacramento County Sacramento, CA, USA
Oct 07, 2021
Full time
Examples of Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge of Local, state and national codes and ordinances applicable in Sacramento County Inspection methods and techniques used in building inspection Testing equipment used in building inspection Ability to Follow oral and written instructions Read, interpret, and explain County construction codes and regulations Maintain effective working relationships with builders, contractors, architects, fellow employees, and other departments Recommend proper methods of correcting building code violations Learn new building regulations and standards Read and interpret residential construction plans and specifications Detect unapproved building materials and poor workmanship Prepare clear and concise reports Enforce building code regulations Add, subtract, multiply and divide Employment Qualifications Minimum Qualifications    Either:   Journey level standing or equivalent in one of the building...
Sacramento County Sacramento, CA, USA
Oct 07, 2021
Full time
The Department of Personnel Services, Employment Services Division announces the exam for: Information Technology Analyst (Level I/II) Exam #   27518-B Approximate Monthly Salary: $5,663.70 - $8,028.36   DESCRIPTION   Under supervision, incumbents perform a variety of professional, technical and analytical duties in the operation of enterprise, client/server and desktop computer systems and networks. The duties include work in the areas of user and systems requirements and analysis, applications development and maintenance, computer systems support, network design and maintenance, and data/database analysis/administration.   MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS   Either: 1A. A Bachelor’s Degree in computer science, information systems or a closely related field. AND   1B. One year experience in the option tested, in the field of systems engineering, programming, database administration and/or analysis, operating systems, network analysis and/or management...
Sacramento County Sacramento, CA, USA
Oct 07, 2021
Full time
The Environmental Specialist III is the advanced journey and/or lead, applying scientific theory and methods to identify, research, and resolve environmental issues in the areas of regulatory compliance, public health, environmental health and pollution prevention. Examples of Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge Of Principles of environmental compliance assurance and environmental sciences Mathematical compilation & analysis Principles of chemistry & chemical reactions Effects of waste material on water quality & land quality and the interactions of waste with the environment Environmental practices with special reference to their general effect on public health & the quality of the environment Laws, codes, regulations, and policies affecting the department's operations & programs Applicable tools, equipment & materials Principles, procedures and practices of fact-finding, interviewing, and customer service Statistical methods...
Sacramento County Sacramento, CA, USA
Oct 07, 2021
Full time
The Position This is a continuous filing exam.  The next filing cut-off is at   5:00 pm   on: Third Tuesday of every month. Note: Permanent full-time and temporary intermittent positions may be available.   Under direction, to provide professional mental health treatment services for severe mental disorders in in-patient or out patient settings, including assessment, diagnosis, crisis intervention, individual and group counseling, non-medical psychotherapy, and initiation of involuntary holds; to prepare reports and maintain records related to patient or client services; and to perform related duties as assigned. Senior Mental Health Counselor is assigned the more complex and difficult cases, and the majority of positions in this class require a license. This level typically has responsibility as a lead worker, providing guidance, consultation and direction to lower level professionals and paraprofessionals as a team leader within a given shift or function, and in...
Sacramento County Sacramento, CA, USA
Oct 07, 2021
Full time
Water System Operator is the journey level class for both the Water Distribution series and the Water Treatment series. Under direction, Water System Operators perform work in connection with the operation, maintenance, construction, and repair of water distribution systems, water treatment facilities, water wells, water booster pumping stations, water storage facilities, and storm water pumping stations. The positions in this class also operate, maintain and repair chemical handling systems, hydraulic power systems and hydro-pneumatic systems, and operate diesel driven electrical generation systems. Incumbents may be required to perform routine tasks independently when they work alone in the field. Examples of Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge of: The California Safe Drinking Water Act EPA standards, rules and regulations ensuring safe drinking water and protecting ground water The tools, materials, equipment and methods used in the maintenance, repair and...
$5,982 - $7,270 monthly
Sacramento County Sacramento, CA, USA
Oct 07, 2021
Full time
 Under close supervision, Probation Aides learn to apply the principles and techniques of probation work; supervise and counsel individuals detained in, committed to, or sheltered in one of several County juvenile institutions; supervise minors assigned to Work Project; and provide close supervision of minors placed on home supervision. Probation Aides are typically hired as temporary replacements for regular Probation staff who are absent due to vacation, sick leave, military duty, leave without pay, or other reasons. Watch to Explore your career with purpose Examples of Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge of Principles and techniques applicable to the care and rehabilitation of juvenile delinquents The growth, development, needs and problems of minors Symptoms of behavior disorders Group dynamics Codes, standards and regulations governing are and treatment of juveniles in juvenile hall, camps, ranches or schools Principles of investigation and laws...
Sacramento County Sacramento, CA, USA
Oct 07, 2021
Full time
 Nurse Practitioners provide a range of health care services involving diagnosis, assessment, treatment, and clinical management of patients in a public health center or a public health/field services program; such services include physical examinations, laboratory and screening tests, therapeutic treatments, education, counseling, referral, and clinical duties customarily performed by physicians.   Explore your career with purpose Examples of Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge of Professional principles, procedures, and techniques of nurse practitioners State of California laws and regulations on nursing, and nurse practitioner practices Symptoms and normal course of acute and chronic illnesses, and their treatment Family planning methods Medical and health care for pregnant women Normal growth and development, and common illnesses of infants and children Standard medical record-keeping Procedures, techniques, and tests for conducting comprehensive...
Sacramento County Sacramento, CA, USA
Oct 07, 2021
Full time
  Under general supervision, Accountants perform a wide variety of professional accounting, budgeting, and fiscal duties such as establishing and maintaining accounting records, participating in budget preparation and control, reviewing and analyzing accounting and financial transaction records, and preparing financial statements and reports.   Watch to Explore your career with purpose   Examples of Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge of Various professional accounting standards such as generally accepted auditing standards and generally accepted accounting principles, generally accepted governmental auditing standards, and standards set by the governmental accounting standards board, financial accounting standards board, general accounting office, and other regulatory agencies Accounting procedures and their application to a variety of accounting transactions Financial statement preparation Cost and revenue projecting, and cost allocation methods English...
Sacramento County Sacramento, CA, USA
Oct 07, 2021
Full time
Assistant Engineer – Civil (Level I)   is the trainee level class in the professional civil engineering series. Incumbents perform field and office assignments of a less complex nature in connection with the planning, design, construction and maintenance of a wide variety of civil engineering projects. Incumbents are expected to demonstrate increased proficiency during the training period, and, upon completion thereof, promote to the Assistant Engineer – Civil (Level II). Incumbents are gradually given more difficult and responsible assignments and may assist experienced engineers in charge of more difficult civil engineering projects. Assistant Engineer – Civil (Level II)   is the journey level class in the professional civil engineering series. Under general supervision, incumbents are responsible for routine office or field projects of average difficulty and are expected to direct them to completion. Incumbents assigned to Level II generally have, in addition to meeting the...
Sacramento County Sacramento, CA, USA
Oct 07, 2021
Full time
The Position Under supervision, the Agricultural and Standards Program Aide provides assistance and support services related to the enforcement of agricultural or weights and measures laws and agricultural pest control.  Watch to Explore your career with purpose     Examples of Knowledge and Abilities Knowledge of Basic record keeping techniques Principles and practices of customer service Ability to Learn basic insects and plants related to the area of assignment Read maps and plot trap locations on maps Follow verbal and written directions Make simple explanations of policy, procedure, and law to the general public Keep records and prepare reports Read, write, and speak English at a level necessary for satisfactory job performance Employment Qualifications Minimum Qualifications There are no mandatory education or experience requirements. See Knowledge, Abilities and General Qualifications Sections. General Qualifications...