APPROXIMATE ANNUAL SALARY -
PAY GRADE: 27
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In order to receive consideration, applicants must indicate their availability for any work type, travel, and location requirements listed.
Work Type: Permanent, full time vacancies as they may occur
in this geographical location.
Administrative Assistants perform a broad variety of clerical, secretarial and administrative support duties in an assigned agency, program or other work unit within State government and the Nevada System of Higher Education.
The Division of Records, Communications, and Compliance is recruiting to fill a vacancy in the Fingerprint Support Civil Unit in Carson City. The incumbent is the Rap Back Program liaison between Health Department and Department of Public Safety and will be responsible for completing employment suitability determinations as required by NRS Chapter 449 for individuals applying to work in certain health care facilities; processing fingerprint rejects, reprints, name checks, and record challenges within the allowable timeframes; completing entry into the Nevada Automated Background Check System within established deadlines; and assisting with and resolving problems as they arise. The position requires completion of a comprehensive pre-employment background check and the incumbent is required to obtain certification in NCJIS/NCIC within six months of employment and recertification every two years for continued employment. In addition, this position requires a successful completion of the Basic Instructor Development course within one year of employment.
In order to be qualified, you must meet the following requirements:
Education and Experience (Minimum Qualifications)
Graduation from high school or equivalent education and three years of progressively responsible relevant work experience which included experience in one or more of the following areas: maintenance of complex records and files; public/customer relations including explaining detailed policies, regulations and requirements; preparation and processing of financial and statistical documents such as payroll, travel, claims and budgeting forms; and assisting staff and management with projects and activities; OR one year of experience as an Administrative Assistant II in Nevada State service; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience.
This position has a 25% Travel Requirement.
A State of Nevada/FBI background check will be required of the selected applicant.
Requires a valid driver's license or evidence of equivalent mobility at the time of appointment and for continuing employment.
Pursuant to NRS 284.4066, this position has been identified as affecting public safety. Persons offered employment in this position must submit to a pre-employment screening for controlled substances.
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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.