Public Works Student Worker

County of Fresno
20 per week $16 Per hour CA Fresno County Public Works, 17626 Manning Ave, Reedley, CA 93654, United States
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Overview

APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED ONLINE ONLY
Students interested in Engineering and Public Works/Planning-related fields are encouraged to apply!
Are you a current college student who is looking for a rewarding job experience? The Fresno County Department of Public Works and Planning is excited to announce a unique opportunity for students who want to gain meaningful experience as a Public Works Student Worker (Extra-Help). If you are someone who is highly organized, dependable, and trustworthy, apply today!  

The Student Worker is an extra-help classification in which students attending or currently enrolled in an accredited college or university are utilized throughout various County Departments. Student Workers are teamed with permanent staff to aid with various duties of a professional, para-professional, technical, or administrative nature. 
Please note: The eligible list established from this recruitment is limited for use by the Department of Public Works and Planning. Temporary (extra-help) employees are paid an hourly rate for actual hours worked, are not entitled to benefits, do no obtain permanent status and serve at the will of the department head.

Positions in this classification are in Medical Group I - Light Physical Activity (Personnel Rule 8). This group includes positions which require only light physical effort and may include lifting of small, light objects and some bending, stooping, squatting, twisting, and reaching. Considerable walking or standing may be involved.

Eligible candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodation.

Samples of Duties

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Must be a student currently enrolled in an accredited college or university that is acceptable within the United States. (You must fill out the education section of the application completely. Incomplete education information will result in your application being rejected.)Availability: Student Workers must be available to work at least 20 hours per week while classes are not in session, or 5 hours per week while classes are in session. 
TO PREVENT THE DISQUALIFICATION OF YOUR APPLICATION, PLEASE NOTE:
  • Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications and filing requirements for this position by the filing deadline.
  • A completed Fresno County employment application is required and must be current, complete, and accurate. Amendments will not be allowed after the filing deadline.
    • Resumes and attachments are not accepted in lieu of a completed employment application.
  • Please fully list your education information in the designated section of the application and on the supplemental questionnaire. Failure to list current, complete, and accurate education information within the job application will result in the disqualification of your application.
    • College/university transcripts may be requested to verify current enrollment.

SELECTION PROCESS:

Depending upon the number of applicants meeting the minimum qualifications and filing requirements, applicants may be scheduled for one of the processes listed below: 

  • Written Examination -If required, the written examination will be offered in an online format. Please indicate on the supplemental questionnaire if you have the ability to complete an online examination.   
  • Certify Without Examination - In instances where the number of eligible candidates is less than or equal to the number of qualified applicants the Department is entitled to receive under Personnel Rule 4212, the competitive examination process will be waived and the names will be certified without an examination.

Successful candidates will be placed on an employment list, effective for a minimum of 3 months (may be extended up to 12 months), and certified in final rank order as vacancies occur.

REQUIRED APPLICATION MATERIALS:

  • Fresno County Employment Application
    • You must fill out the education section of the application completely. Incomplete education information will result in your application being rejected.
  • Supplemental Questionnaire
 
Please note: All required application materials must be received online only via our website by the closing date and time of this recruitment. Applications submitted via U.S. mail, in person, email or fax will not be accepted. Resumes and attachments are not accepted in lieu of a completed employment application.

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