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The County of El Dorado is conducting a recruitment to fill one (1) part time vacancy and one (1) extra help vacancy in the Health and Human Services Agency in Placerville, CA. While extra help positions vary, this specific vacancy is anticipated to work approximately 24 hours/week. It will also establish a list which may be used up to three months, to fill future full time, part time and extra help vacancies throughout the County.
Extra help vacancies are recurrent openings, made to maintain adequate coverage of work for short periods of time at frequent intervals, where employment is of a recurrent nature depending on the needs of the Agency; work may be seasonal, on-call, and/or for a limited duration.
A Training and Experience evaluation may be utilized to determine an applicant's ranking for referral to specific vacancies. Based upon the information and materials provided in the application, the applicant's education, training and experience will be evaluated using a pre-determined formula.
Under general supervision, plans, performs and directs occupational therapy for handicapped persons, primarily children, and participates as a team member with physicians, physical therapists, parents and others in furthering the development of the child's daily living habits.
This is a skilled professional class responsible for evaluating the special needs of handicapped children and developing occupational therapy programs to assist in their development. This class is distinguished from Physical Therapist in that the latter provides physical therapy to assist with the child's neuro-muscular development.
Examples of Essential Functions
Education & Experience Requirements (typing "See Resume" in application will not be accepted)
Experience: One year of credentialed experience performing occupational therapy with children.
Must possess a valid driver's license. Must possess a valid certificate from the National Registry of the American Occupational Therapy Association.
The conditions herein are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions.
Environment: Work is primarily performed indoors in a standard office setting.
Physical: Primary functions require sufficient physical ability to work in an office setting and operate office equipment; vision in the normal visual range with or without correction sufficient to read computer screens and printed documents and to operate equipment; hear in the normal audio range with or without correction. Frequent sitting; wrist and arm motions and upward/downward flexion of neck; fine finger dexterity of both hands, ability to grasp and hold. Occasional standing and bending, walking and reaching; lifting, carrying or pushing objects that weigh up to 16 lbs. Infrequent climbing; lifting, carrying or pushing objects that weigh more than 16 lbs..