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Temporary Positions

County departments may hire and employ individuals in a temporary or seasonal status. These positions are compensated at an hourly rate that has been established in the County’s compensation plan. A temporary status or seasonal status position does not receive benefits or leave accruals. Temporary employment is generally limited to projects or assignments that last less than six months in duration or which have hours that are less than half-time for an unlimited duration of time. Seasonal employment may continue beyond six months to accommodate the season in which work can be accomplished outside.

If you are interested in any of these temporary employment opportunities, please follow the instructions contained in the job listing as to how to apply, who to contact, etc. A department contact is included who will facilitate applicant questions about the opportunity.

Clackamas Behavioral Health Division
Mental Health Specialist 2 - Temporary/Part-Time

$25.63 - $29.92 DOE
Clackamas County's Health Center's Division is seeking an experienced clinician to serve clients with symptoms of SPMI as part of our recovery focused treatment team at Stewart Center located in Oregon City. Our dynamic Community Support Team uses best practices such as CBT for Psychosis, Illness Management and Recovery, Motivational Interviewing, DBT, SELF, Supported Employment and Cognitive Remediation. Training in these practices will be provided.

Job Description: The primary responsibilities of the Mental Health Specialist 2 include: providing assessment, treatment planning and therapy service.

Required: LCSW and passing pre-employment drug test and a background check.

Preferred: CADCI, bilingual Spanish

To Apply: Please call Kendra Duby at 503-655-8264, or send a cover letter and your resume to Kendra Duby at kduby@clackamas.us. Open until filled.

TEMPORARY ELIGIBILITY AIDE
$16.19 to $20.36 per hour
The Clackamas County Sheriff's Office has an immediate opening for a Temporary ELIGIBILITY AIDE in the Jail. This position will assist inmates in signing up for health insurance coverage under the Affordable Care Act. Requires passing an extensive background investigation and a drug screen. This position will work 20 hours per week, Monday – Friday, 8 AM to Noon.

Under supervision, the incumbent in this position will determine ongoing eligibility for health insurance coverage under the Affordable Care Act for inmates of the Clackamas County Jail in accordance with established procedures; to complete and maintain accurate case record forms, documents and reports; and to perform other work as required.

Under supervision, the incumbent in this position will determine ongoing eligibility for health insurance coverage under the Affordable Care Act for inmates of the Clackamas County Jail in accordance with established procedures; to complete and maintain accurate case record forms, documents and reports; and to perform other work as required.

Minimum qualifications
Experience assisting applicants to determine eligibility for health insurance coverage or other public assistance; working knowledge of the Affordable Care Act; and record keeping experience. Only the most competitive candidates will be invited to interview for this position.

There are no benefits and this is not a union position. The position closes on Wednesday, November, 12, 2014 at 8 PM. Please send your resume and interest letter to: Lori Hepler at lorihep@clackamas.us, or FAX to 503-722-6644 or mail to: Clackamas County Jail, 2223 Kaen Road, Oregon City, OR 97045. If mailed, must be received by the close date/time. Postmarks not accepted. Clackamas County is an EEO Employer

Clackamas Behavioral Health Division
Mental Health Specialist 2 - Temporary; Part-Time

$25.63 - $32.54 DOE
Clackamas County’s Behavioral Health Division is seeking experienced clinicians to provide crisis intervention, telephone triage, and assessment to adults and children in all program areas. This is a specialized assignment working as an on-call mental health professional at Centerstone, Clackamas County Behavioral Health Division’s Urgent Walk-In Clinic. We are actively recruiting persons from various ethnic and cultural backgrounds to enhance service to our diverse communities. Bicultural candidates are encouraged to apply.

Job Description: The primary responsibilities of the on-call Mental Health Specialist 2 include: providing emergent, urgent and ad hoc mental health assessments for consumers across the life span; conducting mental health crisis intervention and triage via telephone; providing outreach/community assessment and intervention as needed; conducting responsibilities associated with being a Mental Health director’s designee; and coordinating care for vulnerable individuals in the community who need help accessing mental health, legal, medical, social or other resources.

Required: Master’s Degree in Mental Health or related field and passing a pre-employment drug test and a background check.

Preferred: Licensure as Medicare-billable Mental Health Clinician.

To Apply: Please call Jeffrey Anderson at 503-722-6689, or send a cover letter and your resume to Jeffrey Anderson at jeffreyand@clackamas.us, no later than 5:00 pm on November 3, 2014.

Cook (Temporary, Part Time/On-Call)
$18.96 Per Hour
The Clackamas County Sheriff's Office has an immediate opening for a Temporary, Part Time/On-Call Cook in the Jail. This position will provide large quantity meal service to inmates in the institution. This position requires passing a background investigation, drug screen and an ability to work varying hours and days on an “on-call” basis. "On-call” cooks cover vacations, sick leave, holidays and periods of high work. The Cook is responsible for maintaining clean cooking equipment and work areas; providing a variety of meals, including hot and cold dishes, sack lunches, snacks and special dietary requirements. Incumbents may provide limited training and direction to institutional inmates acting as kitchen assistants.

Required Minimum Qualifications/ Transferrable Skills:

  • Must have experience with institutional kitchen operations.
  • Must have experience preparing a wide variety of meals and menus, including special dietary considerations.
  • Must have knowledge in sanitation methods for food preparation and serving areas.
  • Must possess a Food Handlers Certificate at time of hire
  • Must be First Aid/CPR certified within six (6) months of hire.
  • Must be willing to work evenings, weekends, and holidays as scheduled.
  • Must successfully pass a comprehensive background investigation.
  • Must successfully pass a post offer pre- employment drug test.
  • Must successfully pass a post offer pre-employment physical assessment.

Preferred Special Qualifications/ Transferrable Skills:

  • Experience working in a correctional institution is preferred.

TO APPLY: : Please send your resume and interest letter by 5:00 PM; October 20, 2014 to: Lori Hepler at lorihep@clackamas.us, FAX to 503-722-6644 or mail to Clackamas County Jail 2223 Kaen Road, Oregon City, OR 97045. EEO Employer

Human Services Assistant-Education Service Advocate
$18.53 - $23.41 / Hourly
29 Hours Weekly
Limited Duration
Grant Funded
Clackamas County Juvenile Department is seeking a Limited Duration Education Service Advocate to work with adjudicated youth participating in the Juvenile Drug Court Program. Responsibilities will include: Academic coordination with public schools, youth, families and the Drug Court Team to enhance and support the youth's educational progress.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Any combination of education and experience which includes a minimum of two (2) years working with "at risk" youth in a school, education environment, or alternative education setting. Strong written and oral communication skills. Able to demonstrate strong interpersonal skills. 2 years experience utilizing administrative and organization skills. 2 years experience setting priorities and managing workloads with minimal supervision. Beginner skills and experience in Microsoft Office. Valid driver's license and a driving record that meets the County's definition of an acceptable driving record.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Experience enrolling youth in educational programs that meet the individual needs of the youth. Knowledge of education terms, techniques, testing, and relationship between handicapping conditions and juvenile delinquency, special education rights, juvenile delinquency. 2 years experience developing or administering individual Education Plans. Experience assessing education barriers and strategizing plans for success. Experience working with difficult youth employing motivating/supportive strategies for educational engagement. Proven capacity to develop a positive rapport with community partners from diverse backgrounds. Experience working within timelines and deadlines. Interpersonal skills accepting of multi-faceted individuals with a strong sense for professionalism. The ability to cope effectively, positively and professionally across a wide range of situations and circumstances. This position requires a post-offer driving record check, drug test, and national fingerprint based criminal based background check

TO APPLY: Please send a resume to
Clackamas County Juvenile Department
Attention: Michelle Barrera
2121 Kaen Rd.
Oregon City, OR 97045

This recruitment will close October 15, 2014 at 5:00 PM

CADC - Temporary
$22.30 - $28.21 Hourly
Clackamas County Behavioral Health seeks a temporary full time Certified Alcohol & Drug Counselor to provide substance abuse treatment to male clients within the Corrections Residential Program. This program provides 6 months of residential treatment (Level 3) and an additional 6 months of transitional programming. Another component of this position is providing treatment to men on probation and parole meeting requirements for Intensive Outpatient Addiction's Treatment (Level 2). This recruitment is available only to male candidates. The focus of this position is working with male clients within the Corrections Residential Center.

The focus of this position is working with male clients within the Corrections Residential Center.

NOTE: The Corrections Substance Abuse (CSAP) provides residential addiction services to men and women with significant addiction and criminal histories.

This position is specifically for the Men's CSAP program. Due to the special treatment needs of this population, this position meets the criteria for a bona fide occupational qualification and is restricted to male applicants only.

REQUIREMENTS: Applicants must be a CADC, must pass a post-offer criminal history check and pre-employment drug test.

TO APPLY: Please send your resume, copy of CADC certificate, and any relevant training to Wendy Robinson at wrobinson@clackamas.us

Clackamas County Juvenile Intake and Assessment Center
On-call Relief Worker

$17.72 Hourly
The Juvenile Department is seeking a temporary On-Call Relief Worker to be placed on a list to provide 24-hour coverage at the Juvenile Intake and Assessment Center (JIAC). Duties will include accepting custody of youth from police and the supervision of youth while in JIAC, gathering information from the youth, family, police and other agencies to determine appropriate levels of intervention, assessment of specific, medical, mental health, or crisis needs of youth, documentation through data entry and written reports, plan development for the youth addressing community safety concerns and the needs of the youth, photographing and fingerprinting youth, answering emergency/crisis phone calls from parents, youth, and other agencies. Qualified applicants will have at least 6 months experience working with at risk youth.

The most competitive applicants will have a Bachelors Degree or higher in Criminal Justice or a related field or any combination of education, training
and experience that demonstrates the required knowledge, skills and abilities required for this position.

Applicants are required to pass a criminal history check and drug test and availability meeting the needs of the agency.

**The current priority is for applicants who are available to work, as needed, on day shifts Monday-Friday 7 a.m. – 5 p.m. or the 9 p.m.- 7 a.m. shifts Sunday - Thursday.**

TO APPLY Fill out the application found at www.clackamas.us/juvenile/ and forward it to Michelle Barrera at Clackamas County Juvenile Department, 2121 Kaen Rd, Oregon City OR 97045 or submit electronically at michellebar@clackamas.us.

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Internships

County departments may offer internship opportunities to students enrolled in a specific field of study. Internships are a great way for students to explore career options in public service, fulfill educational requirements and receive hands-on experience and mentorship from professionals in the field.

Current Internship opportunities are listed below. Internships may be paid or unpaid—see internship listing for this information. Interns do not receive benefits nor do they receive preference for hire following completion of the internship.

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