TEST ANNOUNCEMENT 2009-139  

REVISED DATE – NOVEMBER 19, 2015    

CLOSING DATE – OPEN CONTINUOUSLY 

 

 

COMMONWEALTH OF PENNSYLVANIA

STATE CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION

 

EXAMINATION ANNOUNCEMENT FOR

 

SINGLE COUNTY AUTHORITY (SCA) DRUG AND ALCOHOL PROGRAM REPRESENTATIVE

(LOCAL GOVERNMENT)

 

Job Title

Job Code

Pay Schedule and Range

SCA DRUG AND ALCOHOL PROGRAM REPRESENTATIVE (LG)

L0721

*

 

*Local government salaries vary.

 

VETERANS

Pennsylvania law (51 Pa. C.S. §7103) provides employment preference for qualified veterans for appointment to many state and local government jobs.  To learn more about employment preferences for veterans, visit the Commission’s website, Job Seekers page, for Veterans; visit one of our offices; or contact us at ra-cs-vetpreference@pa.gov.

 

Job Locations

 

·         Positions are located in Allegheny and Lehigh Counties

·         Employment and promotion lists will be established and may be used to fill future vacancies

 

Type of Work

 

·         Full-time employment

·         Must be willing to travel.  Travel expenses will be paid

 

Job Duties

 

·         Conduct quality assurance reviews of county providers to ensure contractual compliance

·         Monitor subcontracts, perform on-site assessments, and prepare reports

·         Review and approve corrective action plans for contractors’ deficiencies

·         Recommend continuous quality improvement

·         Serve as resource contact and provide advice to providers

 

Qualifications

 

·         Must meet PA residency requirement

·         Click here and scroll to bottom for the Minimum Experience and Training Requirements

·         Testing occurs before qualifications review.  Must meet requirements to receive score 

·         Must be able to perform essential job functions

 

Examination Information

 

·         2 1/2 hr. maximum computerized multiple choice exam

·         May retest 6 months after date of last exam

·         Written notice of test results provided

·         Only most recent exam score is counted

 

Test Subject Areas:

Substance Abuse

25

Data Collection and Analysis

15

Program Planning and Budgeting

15

Computer Use

15

Effective Working Relationships

15

Written Communication

15

Total Questions

100

How to Apply

and Schedule

 

·         Complete online application by clicking here or visiting www.scsc.pa.gov, Job Seekers page

·         Must pre-schedule test date and time.  If schedule is full, walk-in testing may be available

 

Examination Location

 

 

·         Click here to view testing locations

 

Contact Information

 

Information or questions regarding employment, contact:

 

Governor’s Office of Administration, Executive Offices, Office of Human Resources, Finance Building, Room 508B, Harrisburg, PA 17120; Telephone:  (717) 783-5446.  The Governor’s Office of Administration provides support for the Pennsylvania Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs’ jobs. Further information can be obtained at www.ddap.pa.gov

 

Further information on testing, assistance for persons with disabilities, veterans’ preference, and other items can be obtained from:

 

Harrisburg:  2nd Level, Strawberry Sq. Complex, 320 Market St., P.O. Box 569, Hbg., 17108-0569; Telephone (717) 783-3058

 

Philadelphia:  110 North 8th St., Suite 503, Phila., 19107; Telephone (215) 560-2253

 

Pittsburgh:  411 Seventh Ave., Room 410, Pgh., 15219; Telephone (412) 565-7666

 

Internetwww.scsc.pa.gov

 

PA CareerLink offices

 

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