ODJFS Licensing/Certification Specialist - 20043275

State of Ohio Jobs - Cleveland, OH3.9

Full-time
on file).
At least 6 months experience in agency, state and/or federal laws, rules, standards, and regulations governing child care and/or child welfare programs (e.g., staffing, management, licensure, certification, and operation of residential care or child care)
At least 6 months experience in inspection and investigation techniques pertinent to evaluating compliance of child care and/or child welfare programs, agencies, caregivers, operations, facilities, and/or Children's Residential Centers (CRCs)
A valid driver's license
OR

The equivalent of minimum class qualifications for employment noted above.
Note: Applicants for positions in Ohio Department of Job and Family Services (child care licensing) must also meet one of the trainer requirements cited in Administrative Rules 5101:2-12-10 or 5101:2-13-10 (see Appendix A and/or Appendix B).

Major Worker Characteristics:
Knowledge of child growth and development, agency, state and/or federal laws, rules, standards and regulations governing staffing, management, licensure, certification and operation of child care and/or child welfare programs and/or agencies; inspection and investigation techniques pertinent to evaluating compliance of programs/operations, facilities and/or CRCs; human relations; public relations; interviewing.

Skill in operation of office equipment and personal computer.

Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions; write meaningful, concise and accurate reports; gather, collate, classify and analyze information about data, people or things; handle sensitive inquiries from contacts, officials and the public.

Supplemental Information:
All answers to supplemental questions must be supported by education, work experience, and detailed job duties provided on your civil service application.

Unless required by legislation or union contract, starting salary will be set at step 1 of the pay range (currently $25.01 per hour). If this position is filled internally, the wage rate will be determined in accordance with such.

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TRAVEL REQUIRED, AS NEEDED. MUST PROVIDE OWN TRANSPORTATION OR, IN ORDER TO OPERATE A STATE VEHICLE, YOU MUST HAVE A VALID DRIVER'S LICENSE.

Background Check Information

The final candidate selected for the position will be required to undergo a criminal background check. Criminal convictions do not necessarily preclude an applicant from consideration for a position. An individual assessment of an applicant’s prior criminal convictions will be made before excluding an applicant from consideration.