Job Posting

Department of Parks & Recreation

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT POSTING

JC-60643 - STATE PARK EQUIPMENT OPERATOR

Final Filing Date: 5/23/2017

Equal Opportunity Employer

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Position Details

Job Control Details
Job Code #: JC-60643
Position #(s):
549-718-6389-002
Classification:
STATE PARK EQUIPMENT OPERATOR
$4,164.00 - $4,794.00
# of Positions: 1
Work Location: Santa Cruz County
Job Type: Permanent, Full Time
Work Shift: 7:00 am to 3:30 pm
Work Week: Monday through Friday

Department Information

The mission of California State Parks is to provide for the health, inspiration and education of the people of California by helping to preserve the state's extraordinary biological diversity, protecting its most valued natural and cultural resources, and creating opportunities for high-quality outdoor recreation.
Department Website: http://www.parks.ca.gov

Job Description and Duties

STATE PARK EQUIPMENT OPERATOR ($4,164 - $4,794) - SANTA CRUZ DISTRICT / HENRY COWELL REDWOODS SP

The reporting location for this position is the Maintenance Facility at Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park, in Felton, California. The incumbent will be required to work throughout the Santa Cruz District as necessary, and will work under the general direction of the Park Maintenance Supervisor.

The incumbent will be responsible for the operation, maintenance and repair of various pieces of heavy equipment assigned to the District. The incumbent will perform various tasks in maintenance of facilities within the District and is an essential member of the District Equipment operations team. The incumbent will be responsible for transport and operation of heavy equipment such as bulldozers, road graders, water trucks, loaders and backhoes. The incumbent will work with resource crews, Cal Fire crews, seasonal employees and will be highly involved with the Districts Roads and Trails program. A Class “A” Driver’s license is required. This position will be subject to the Federal Drug and Alcohol Testing Program. Please provide proof of eligibility with application.

The work schedule will be Monday through Friday, 7:00 am to 3:30 pm.

State housing is required. For further information regarding this position, please contact Chris Pereira at (831) 335-6321 or Christopher.Pereira@parks.ca.gov.

Special Requirements

  • The position(s) require(s) a valid California Drivers License (CDL). You must answer the questions addressing your CDL on your application. Ensure you provide your CDL number, class, expiration date, and any endorsements and/or restrictions.
A Class “A” Driver’s license is required. This position will be subject to the Federal Drug and Alcohol Testing Program. Please provide proof of eligibility with application.

Application Instructions

Dates printed on Mobile Bar Codes, such as the Quick Response (QR) Codes available at the USPS, are not considered Postmark dates for the purpose of determining timely filing of an application.

Final Filing Date: 5/23/2017

Who May Apply

Individuals who are currently in the classification, eligible for lateral transfer, eligible for reinstatement, eligible for a Training and Development assignment, have SROA and/or Surplus eligibility, or have list eligibility (or are in the process of obtaining list eligibility). SROA and Surplus candidates may attach “surplus letters” to their applications.

Applications will be screened and only the most qualified applicants will be selected for an interview.

How To Apply

Complete Application Packages (including your Examination/Employment Application (STD 678) and applicable or required documents) must be submitted to apply for this Job Posting. Application Packages may be submitted electronically through your CalCareer Account at www.jobs.ca.gov. When submitting your application in hard copy, a completed copy of the Application Package listing must be included. If you choose to not apply electronically, a hard copy application package may be submitted through an alternative method listed below:

Address for Mailing Application Packages

You may submit your application and any applicable or required documents to:

Department of Parks & Recreation
Attn: Certification Unit / Christopher Pereira
P.O. Box 942896
Sacramento, CA 94296-0001

Address for Drop-Off Application Packages

You may drop off your application and any applicable or required documents at:

Certification Unit / Christopher Pereira
1416 9th Street, Room 1018
Sacramento, CA 95814
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Required Application Documents

Please submit the following items with your application. Applicants who do not submit the required items timely may not be considered for this job:

  • State Examination/Employment Application STD Form 678 (when not applying electronically), or the Electronic State Employment Application through your Applicant Account at www.jobs.ca.gov. All Experience and Education relating to the Minimum Qualifications listed on the Classification Specification should be included to demonstrate how you meet the Minimum Qualifications for the position.
  • Resume is optional. It may be included, but is not required.
Applicants requiring reasonable accommodations for the hiring interview process must request the necessary accommodations if scheduled for a hiring interview. The request should be made at the time of contact to schedule the interview. Questions regarding reasonable accommodations may be directed to the EEO contact listed on this job posting.

Contact Information

The Hiring Unit Contact is available to answer questions regarding the position or application process.

  • Department Website: http://www.parks.ca.gov
  • Hiring Unit Contact:
    Christopher Pereira
    (831) 335-6321
    Christopher.Pereira@parks.ca.gov
  • Please direct requests for Reasonable Accommodations to the interview scheduler at the time the interview is being scheduled. You may direct any additional questions regarding Reasonable Accommodations or Equal Employment Opportunity for this position(s) to the Department's EEO Office.

    EEO Contact:
    Human Rights Office
    (916) 653-8148
  • California Relay Service: 1-800-735-2929 (TTY), 1-800-735-2922 (Voice) TTY is a Telecommunications Device for the Deaf, and is reachable only from phones equipped with a TTY Device.

Additional Instructions

If submitting your completed Application Package (including your Examination/Employment Application (STD. 678) along with all applicable or required documents) by mail or hand delivery, you must include the Position # (549-718-6389-002) in the “Examination or Job Title for which you are applying” section on the STD. 678.You must list your most current employment history first in the “Employment History” section on the STD. 678 providing the “From” and “To” dates with the month, day and year.
Note: If you are applying for multiple positions, you must complete a STD. 678 for each position separately. Incomplete applications or applications received with multiple positions listed on one application will not be considered.

  

You can apply for this job via the following method(s):

  • Electronic (through your CalCareer Account)
  • By Mail
  • Drop-off
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Additional Documentation
Class Specification(s):
Alternate Application Process

While we recommend that you utilize your CalCareer Account to take advantage of all the tools available, you may choose to apply for this job without using your account. In this case, print and complete the Job Application Package Checklist and include it if you submit a hard copy application.

Job Application Package Checklist

Blank Application Form (STD 678)