PROGRAM OFFICER 1
APPROXIMATE ANNUAL SALARY -
PAY GRADE: 31
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Work Type: A Permanent, full time vacancy
Department: Motor Vehicles
Division: Field Services
Location: Las Vegas, Boulder City, Indian Springs, Jean, Henderson
Job Class Code:
Announcement Number: 36697
Open to current classified employees in the specified Division, with at least 6 months of continuous, full-time equivalent service.
for another 5 Days 16 Hrs 45 Mins
Program Officers administer a program or major component of a program by planning, coordinating and managing services and activities in accordance with legal and regulatory requirements and established program performance standards and objectives.
Incumbents recommend and implement changes to work plans, program performance standards and objectives for providing services, and eligibility requirements as permitted by program regulations and guidelines; and may train, supervise, and evaluate the performance of subordinate staff and/or a staff consisting of several students, volunteers and/or contract staff. This position is located in our Donovan (CDL) office within the DMV Field Services Division.
Incumbent is responsible for the effective management and administration of the Commercial Driver License (CDL) Third Party program. Incumbent must plan, coordinate, and direct classroom and field instructions for certification of CDL State examiners and Third Party Certifiers to ensure proper training and uniformity in administering and scoring CDL and non-CDL skills test to all applicants. Incumbent will be responsible for conducting full certification academies (40 classroom hours training) and annual recertification training; ensures the CDL testing and licensing program meets Federal and State laws; provide information and interpretation of the program and its rules and regulations to department staff, Third Party companies and schools, and the general public to ensure their understanding and compliance. Incumbent will be required to monitor program operations through on-site visits, conduct audit inspections, initiates reports, and maintains records.
The Department of Motor Vehicles is required to comply with 49 CFR 1572.103 which provides that an agency involved in the issuance of Real ID Driver's Licenses and Identification Cards shall not knowingly employ a person if they have been convicted of any of the felonies listed under this regulation, which include Espionage, Sedition, Treason, Terrorism, Transportation Security Incident, Improper Transportation of a Hazardous Material, Unlawful Possession of Explosives, Murder, Making any Threat concerning a Lethal Device, or Racketeering. Additional Real ID criteria provides that the DMV shall not employ a person if they have been convicted of a felony within 7 years of their application or if an applicant was released from incarceration for one of these crimes within five years of their application including Unlawful Firearm Violations, Extortion, Fraud, Bribery, Smuggling, Immigration Violations, Distribution of Controlled Substances, Arson, Kidnapping, Rape or Sexual Abuse, Assault With Intent to Kill, Robbery or Fraudulent Seaport Entry. *** THIS RECRUITMENT MAY CLOSE AT ANY TIME BASED ON THE AMOUNT OF APPLICATIONS RECEIVED. QUALIFIED APPLICANTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY AS SOON AS POSSIBLE. ***
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In order to be qualified, you must meet the following requirements:
Education and Experience (Minimum Qualifications)
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in business or public administration, or other discipline related to the program assignment; OR graduation from high school or equivalent education and two years of para-professional program support experience equivalent to an Administrative Assistant III in Nevada State service which required the application of State and/or federal laws, policy and procedures; reviewing documents prepared by others for program compliance determinations; or preparing reports which summarize financial and statistical information; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience as described above.
Some positions require a valid driver's license or evidence of equivalent mobility at the time of appointment and as a condition of continuing employment.
Some positions require a State of Nevada/FBI fingerprint based background check as a condition of appointment and as a condition of continuing employment.
Additional Position Criteria
Experience in the processing and issuance of Commercial Drivers licenses is required.
Experience in processing driver licenses, vehicle titles and registration is required.
Application Evaluation Exam
The exam will consist of an application evaluation. It is essential that applications include detailed information with time frames regarding education and experience. The most qualified applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for interview. The hiring agency may require specific skills related testing as part of the interviewing process.
The following additional questions are part of this Recruitment
1) Describe your training experience in an adult education environment.
2) Describe your experience in developing an adult curriculum including experience implementing new programs and lesson plans.
3) Describe the techniques you would use in delivering subject matter material in an adult education setting.
4) Describe your experience and provide an example of handling complaints from the general public or customers.
5) Identify and provide an example of your experience, years and knowledge assisting in administering a Commercial Driver License program.
6) Are you willing to travel up to 25% of the time in this position?
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