Los Angeles County Los Angeles , CA 90009
September 27, 2018 at 8:00 a.m. (PST) through October 11, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. (PST)
TYPE OF RECRUITMENT
DEPARTMENTAL PROMOTIONAL OPPORTUNITY
RESTRICTED TO PERMANENT EMPLOYEES OF THE LOS ANGELES COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT WHO HAVE SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED THEIR INITIAL PROBATIONARY PERIOD WITH LOS ANGELES COUNTY AND MEET THE QUALIFYING REQUIREMENTS.
NO OUT- OF- CLASS EXPERIENCE OR VERIFICATION OF EXPERIENCE LETTERS WILL BE ACCEPTED.
Current employees in the unclassified service who meet the following criteria also qualify to participate in this exam:
Permanent employees who have completed their initial probationary period and hold a qualifying payroll title may file for this examination if they are within six months of meeting the experience requirements by the last day of filing. However, the names of such employees will be WITHHELD from the certification list until the required experience is fully met.
Has responsibility for first line supervision of Parking Control Officers assigned to a unit.
Positions allocable to this class work under the technical and administrative supervision of either a Traffic Sergeant or a Manager of Parking Operations and assist in the training and supervision of Parking Control Officers who enforce parking regulations, exclusive of moving violations, as cited in the vehicle code, municipal code, and the Los Angeles County Code by issuing warnings or citations for illegal parking in an assigned geographic area of Los Angeles County. Incumbents also report possible violations of other codes or ordinances observed in the course of performing their regular duties to appropriate authorities. Essential Job Functions
Supervises, monitors, trains, and evaluates Parking Control Officers in the performance of their duties including monitoring of cite productivity and insuring that appropriate citation, immobilization, or towing of vehicles is accomplished in accordance with the law and department policy.
Assists the public by answering questions regarding parking regulations, routes of travel, points of interest, and distances in accordance with the department's service-oriented policing commitment.
Conducts field checks and submits reports regarding contested citations.
Conducts surveys and participates in special studies generated by citizen complaints concerning issues such as improper posting of signs and failure to enforce parking regulations in specific areas.
Observes and reports possible violations of codes or ordinances related to health and welfare, building and safety, or zoning to the proper inspection or enforcement authority.
Maintains a daily record of all actions taken.
Immobilizes vehicles by placing approved devices designed for this purpose on vehicles in compliance with department policy and procedure, laws, and regulations governing vehicle immobilization devices.
Provides court testimony.
Two years' experience as a Parking Control Officer in the service of the County of Los Angeles.*
A valid California Class C Driver License is required to perform job-related essential functions.
Physical Class IV - Arduous: Involves frequent heavy lifting over 25 pounds, often combined with bending, twisting, or working on irregular surfaces; and occasionally requires extraordinary physical activity.
SPECIAL REQUIREMENT INFORMATION
License Information: Successful applicants for this position will be required to obtain a copy of his/her driving record from the California State Department of Motor Vehicles before being appointed.
A copy of your driving record must be presented at the time of your appointment. License must not be suspended, restricted, or revoked. AN APPLICANT WHOSE DRIVING RECORD SHOWS THREE (3) OR MORE MOVING VIOLATIONS WITHIN THE LAST YEAR WILL NOT BE APPOINTED.
This examination will consist of two (2) parts:
An interview covering training, experience and general ability to perform the duties of the position weighted 75%.
ONLY THOSE CANDIDATES WHO ACHIEVE A PASSING SCORE OF 70% OR HIGHER ON PART I WILL PROCEED TO PART II.
An Appraisal of Promotability weighted 25%. The Appraisal of Promotability will evaluate supervision, dependability, work knowledge and skills, adaptability, and oral communication skills.
CANDIDATES MUST ACHIEVE A PASSING SCORE OF 70% OR HIGHER ON EACH WEIGHTED PART OF THE EXAMINATION IN ORDER TO BE PLACED ON THE ELIGIBLE LIST.
Invitation letters will be sent electronically to the email address provided on the application. It is important that candidates provide a valid email address. Please add email@example.com to your email address book and to the list of approved senders to prevent email notifications from being filtered as spam/junk/clutter mail.
Notice of Non-Acceptance and Final Result letter will be mailed via USPS. Test scores cannot be given over the phone.
The names of candidates receiving a passing grade in the examination will be placed on the eligible list in the order of their score group for a period of twelve (12) months from the date of promulgation.
The resulting eligible list for this examination will be used to fill vacancies within the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, Court Services Division, Parking Enforcement Detail Unit.
AVAILABLE SHIFT ANY
APPOINTEES MUST BE WILLING TO WORK ANY SHIFT, INCLUDING EVENINGS, NIGHTS, WEEKENDS, AND HOLIDAYS.
APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION
APPLICATIONS MUST BE FILED ONLINE ONLY. APPLICATIONS SUBMITTED BY U.S. MAIL, FAX, OR IN PERSON WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.
All applicants are required to submit a Standard County of Los Angeles Employment application and supplemental questionnaire ONLINE only. Resumes cannot be accepted in lieu of applications, although resumes and supporting documents may be uploaded as attachments to the online application.
Fill out your application and supplemental questionnaire completely. Provide any relevant education, training, and experience in the spaces provided so we may evaluate your qualifications for the job. All information is subject to verification and applications may be rejected at any time during the selection process.
The acceptance of your application depends on whether you have clearly shown that you meet the MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS and you have completely filled out your application.
Apply online by clicking on the green "Apply" button at the top right of this posting. You can also track the status of your application using this website. Your application and supplemental questionnaire must be submitted electronically by 5:00 p.m., PST, on the last day of filing.
Please note that ALL information included in the application materials is subject to VERIFICATION at any point during the examination and hiring process, including after an appointment has been made.
FALSIFICATION of any information may result in DISQUALIFICATION or RESCISSION OF APPOINTMENT.
Utilizing VERBIAGE from Class Specification and Minimum Requirements serving as your description of duties WILL NOT be sufficient to demonstrate that you meet the requirements. Doing so may result in an INCOMPLETE APPLICATION and you may be DISQUALIFIED.
NOTE: Candidates who apply online must upload any required documents as attachments during application submission.
If you are unable to attach required documents, you may fax the documents to (323) 415-2580 at the time of filing, or during the examination process but prior to promulgation. Please include your Name, the Exam Number, and the Exam Title on the faxed documents.
SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER: Please include your Social Security Number for record control purposes. Federal Law requires that all employed persons have a Social Security Number.
COMPUTER AND INTERNET ACCESS AT PUBLIC LIBRARIES: For candidates who may not have regular access to a computer or the internet, applications can be completed on computers at public libraries throughout Los Angeles County.
NO SHARING OF USER ID AND PASSWORD: All applicants must file their application online using their OWN user ID and password. Using a family member or friend's user ID and password may erase a candidate's original application record.
California Relay Services Phone: (800) 735-2922
ADA Coordinator Phone: (213) 229-1621
Teletype Phone: (213) 626-0251
Department Contact Name: Professional Examinations Unit
Department Contact Phone: (323) 526-5611
Department Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org