Student Workers will assist with conducting a beach market analysis, collect demographic information about the population groups who enjoy the Los Angeles County beaches, and conduct surveys to determine services and amenities needed at specific beach locations. Gathered information will be instrumental to the Department's decisions regarding prioritizing and appropriately targeting beach recreational services and amenities, in order to enhance and increase the public's use of County beaches.
Essential Job Functions
Solicits survey responses from the public collecting demographic information, services and amenities at all 17 Los Angeles County beaches from Nicholas Canyon, Zuma, Point Dume, Dan Blocker, Malibu/Surfrider, Las Tunas, Topanga, Will Rogers, Venice, Marina (Mother's) Beach, Dockweiler, Manhattan, Hermosa, Redondo, Torrance, White Point to Royal Palms.
Assists in performing the final anlysis of the collected data when the survey work is completed.
Current enrollment in an *accredited university, college, community college, or business college AND must be in good academic standing as freshman or higher.
Physical Class II –
Light: Light physical effort which may include occasional light lifting to a 10 pound limit, and some bending, stooping or squatting. Considerable walking may be involved.
A valid California Class C Driver License or the ability to utilize an alternative method of transportation when needed to carry out job-related essential functions.
Experience in conducting research, surveys or studies
Customer service skills and experience
Special Requirement Information
APPLICANTS MUST SUBMIT THE FOLLOWING AT THE TIME OF FILING:
Proof of good academic standing (having a letter grade of a C or better) from an accredited college*, community college, or business college AND legible copies of transcripts.
APPLICATIONS LACKING THE ABOVE REQUIRED INFORMATION/DOCUMENTATION WILL BE REJECTED.
American Universities and Colleges
- Accredited institutions are those listed in the publications of regional, national or international accrediting agencies which are accepted by the Department of Human Resources. Publications such as
International Handbook of Universities
are acceptable references. Also acceptable, if appropriate, are degrees that have been evaluated and deemed to be equivalent to degrees from United States accredited institutions by an academic credential evaluation agency recognized by
The National Association of Credential Evaluation Services
or the Association of International Credential Evaluators, Inc. (AICE).
This examination will consist of an evaluation of education and experience based on your application information, transcripts and Desirable Qualifications weighted at 100%.
Candidates must achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on the examination in order to be placed on the eligible register.
The resulting eligible register for this examination will be used to fill vacancies in the Department of Beaches and Harbors.
The names of the candidates receiving a passing score in the examination will be placed on the eligible register in order of their score group for a period of
months following the date of promulgation.
Application and Filing Information
APPLICATIONS MUST BE FILED ONLINE ONLY. APPLICATIONS SUBMITTE VIA U.S. MAIL. FAX. OR IN PERSON WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.
All applicants are required to submit a standard County of Los Angeles Employment Application online (via electronic submission) ONLY.
Fill out your application completely. Provide any relevant education, training and experience in the spaces provided to evaluate your qualifications for the position.
All information is subject to verification.
We may reject your application at any time during the selection process.
We may close this examination at any time without prior notice.
All applications must be submitted by 6:00 p.m. PST, on the last day of filing.
Note: If you are unable to attach required documents, you may fax them to (310) 821-0678 within five (5) days of filing. Please include the exam number and exam title.
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Equal Employment Opportunity:
It is the policy of the County of Los Angeles to provide equal employment opportunity for all qualified persons, regardless of race, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, or disability.
All positions are open to qualified men and women pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and the California Fair Employment and Housing Act.
The County will make reasonable accommodations.
Los Angeles County Department of Human Resources - 19 months ago