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    Human Resources Division
    Human Resources (HR) is dedicated to providing professional and confidential assistance to all employees and applicants in the areas of recruitment and retention. Our responsibilities include new hire orientation, employee benefits, employee/labor relations, collective bargaining, safety and disaster preparedness, salary administration, job classification, employee policy manual, employee discipline and terminations, workers’ compensation, training and equal employment opportunity. Human Resources serves a dual role: as an internal consultant to management on HR-related matters and as an advocate for employees.

    Human Resources is committed to the employees and applicants we serve to ensure consistent, fair and uniform treatment of all.

    We welcome you to our website and encourage you to contact us as needed with your comments, concerns or questions

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  • Kern County

    Business Manager

    Responsible for financial monitoring and reporting functions of program budgets/grants to include monitoring and analyzing assets, liabilities, revenue and expenditures accounts; reviewing financial data and use findings to assist management with the day-to-day operations of the program. Bachelor’s degree in accounting, business administration or related field. Six years of progressive financial accounting experience. Two years of supervisory experience. Financial accounting experience in a non-profit organization or governmental entity is desirable, including familiarity with governmental accounting standards and regulations. Possession of a valid California Driver’s License & State automobile insurance, and an acceptable driving record substantiated by a DMV printout $25.00/hr. + benefits. Open Until Filled

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  • Kern County

    Fiscal Technician

    Performs duties related to preparing, processing, maintaining and reviewing financial, statistical or fiscal documents and records; performs related work as required. High school diploma or equivalent. Three years of general accounting experience. Two years of general clerical experience (may be concurrent with accounting experience). Possession of a valid California Driver’s License and State automobile insurance and acceptable driving record substantiated by a DMV printout. Must be fingerprinted and have such records filed with the State Department of Social Services, and community Care Licensing. $14.35/hr. + Benefits. Open until filled

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  • Kern County

    WIC Nutrition Assistant

    Provides nutrition assessments and nutrition education for the WIC participants according to State WIC Branch and Community Action Partnership of Kern’s WIC Program policies. HS diploma or equivalent. Completion of three units of college level courses in Nutrition. Certification as a California WIC Nutrition Assistant or completion of the required training for certification within one year of hire. Must possess valid California Driver’s License with acceptable driving record and proof of auto insurance. $11.55/hr. + benefits. Open until filled

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  • Kern County

    Accountant

    Responsible for the complex general accounting and financial reporting functions of the organization to include preparing financial statements, reconciling bank accounts, and monitoring and analyzing assets, liabilities, revenue and expenditures accounts. Bachelor’s degree in accounting, business administration or related field. Six years of progressive financial accounting experience. Financial accounting experience in a non-profit organization or governmental entity is desirable, including familiarity with governmental accounting standards and regulations. Must be fingerprinted and have such records files with the State Department of Social Services, Community Care Licensing. Possession of a valid California Driver’s License and State automobile insurance and acceptable driving record. $20.65/hr. – $25.81/hr. DOQ Open until filled.

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  • Family Service Worker I

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    Implement comprehensive case management inclusive of all service areas. Operate as a liaison between classroom and home settings in support of all areas. Within eighteen months of hire, at a minimum, a credential or certification in social work, human services, family services, counseling or a related field. Minimum two years of case management experience in family services with Head Start, Early Head Start, child welfare, medical social work, public assistance, psychiatric work, or related group work and community organizations. One year of general computer experience. Bilingual (English/Spanish) capabilities highly desirable. Must be fingerprinted and have such records filed with the State Department of Social Services and Community Care Licensing. Possession of a valid California Driver’s License & State automobile insurance, and an acceptable driving record substantiated by a DMV printout $14.36/hr. + benefits. Open Until Filled

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  • Kern County

    Early Head Start Teacher

    Will provide services in the care, supervision, development, and instruction of infants and/or toddlers in a child development program. Will be responsible for the respectful care, educational, intellectual, physical, social, and emotional development of each child in a classroom in accordance with approved curriculum. Must possess and maintain a valid California Associate Teacher or Teacher permit. Must possess six units of infant/toddler coursework from any accredited college or university: Associate or Bachelor’s degree with six units of infant/toddler course work from any accredited college or university with major in one of the following disciplines: Early Childhood development, Education, Human Development or related field highly desired. Experience working in a State or Federally Funded Child Care Program is desirable. Must have a valid California Driver’s License and State automobile insurance and acceptable driving record substantiated by a DMV printout. Must be fingerprinted and have such records filed with the State Department of Social Services, Community Care Licensing. $15.43/hr. – $19.75/HR. DOE. + benefits. Open until filled.

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