Under the general supervision of the Personnel Officer, the incumbent will perform a wide variety of difficult and complex duties within the personnel transactions field; interpret and apply personnel related laws, rules, policies, and procedures, to personnel appointments, payroll, benefits, and attendance records. The incumbent must be organized, have the ability to perform well in a deadline-oriented position, have good verbal and written communication skills, and be customer service oriented.
Must have technical knowledge of transactions and strong interpersonal skills;
Ability to handle multiple priorities and a wide range of duties;
Experience in performing extremely detailed work, including complex calculations, with a high degree of accuracy;
Possess the ability to resolve complex problems over the telephone;
Good computer skills with a working knowledge of Microsoft Office software.
WHO MAY APPLY:
Current state employees at the Personnel Specialist level or who are eligible for transfer or list appointment are encouraged to apply. Only those best qualified will be interviewed.
Submit a completed state application (STD 678) to the name and address below. Please write Position #363-100-1303-002 on the application and indicate the basis of your eligibility in the job title section. SROA and surplus candidates must submit a copy of their letter with their application. Failure to provide this information may result in automatic disqualification from the hiring process.
If you are not a current or former State employee, you must first take an examination to obtain list eligibility. This does not apply to Student Assistant vacancies.
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It is the objective of the State of California to achieve a drug-free state workplace. Any applicant for State employment will be expected to behave in accordance with this objective because the use of illegal drugs is inconsistent with the law of the State, the rules governing civil service, and the special trust placed in public servants.