Link to New Search
SECRETARY OF STATE

Title:  PROGRAM TECHNICIAN
Salary: $2,280.00 - $3,064.00
Posted: 10/18/2013

Job Description:
Position: The Secretary of State’s Office is seeking multiple Limited Term, full-time Program Technicians in the Business Programs Division. If you enjoy a fast paced and changing environment, this job may be for you. The position is located in downtown Sacramento, near Light Rail, K Street Mall, and other amenities.

Duties: Under the general supervision of a Supervising Program Technician I, Supervising Program Technician II, Supervising Program Technician III, or Corporation Assistant, create and update customer accounts and/or tracking records, review and/or examine various routine documents, filings, and requests to ensure compliance with statutory or regulatory requirements; make careful analysis and process and/or perform semi-technical functions related to these documents. Retrieve and/or review images, microfilmed records, or other hard copy files for review process. Process requests, provide status information on documents, filings and requests and generate appropriate letters, copies, or certificates for return to customers. Utilize paper files, electronic files, microfilm and/or a computer system and other equipment to input and retrieve information from the database, complete tracking records, assign identification numbers, certify copies and process the above documents and requests. Balance cashiering receipts, prepare daily deposits, log forms and distribute copies of forms to appropriate files. Interact professionally with the public at the public counter or by telephone regarding routine inquiries, filing requirements, information, documents and fees received. Research and respond to routine customer inquiries by mail or telephone and refers the more difficult correspondence or issues to a more experienced technician (lead) or the supervisor. Keep lead and or supervisor apprised of any identified problems.

Desirable Qualifications: Ability to interact effectively with the public and Agency personnel. Possess knowledge of modern office methods, equipment and general procedures. Ability to meet deadlines, take initiative, work independently, and has the willingness to learn new duties. Punctuality and good attendance are essential.

Special Requirements: For Notary and Special Filings positions, you must pass a background check.

Who Can Apply: In accordance with Government Code Sections 19080-19083 these positions are established for 12 months and may be extended to 24 months. Applicants must have current list, transfer or reinstatement eligibility for Limited Term, full-time appointment to the Program Technician classification. If interested, submit a competed State application (STD 678) to the address listed below. All appointments are subject to State Restriction of Appointment (SROA) provisions. Applications will be reviewed and the most qualified candidates will be interviewed.

Submit applications (STD 678) to:

Secretary of State
Attention: Ivan Guevara
1500 - 11th Street, Room 475
Sacramento, CA 95814


Final Filing Date: November 1, 2013, or until filled.



Additional Information:

Working Title Position Number
Program Technician 785 - 400 - 9927 - xxx
Location County
Sacramento SACRAMENTO
Timebase Tenure
Full Time Limited Term  12 month(s)
Final Filing Date: Department Link:
Until Filled None Specified
Contact Unit/Address Contact Name/Phone
Human Resources
1500 11th Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
Ivan Guevara
916-653-6974

Use your browsers "BACK" button to return to your results/listing page.

Start A New Search

Enter your email address to be notified when new PROGRAM TECHNICIAN vacancies are posted.

Start A New Search

View in Printer
Friendly Format


Notice: 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. Learn all about it.

Equal Opportunity to all regardless of race, color, creed, national origin, ancestry, sex, marital status, disability, religious or political affiliation, age, or sexual orientation.

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.