You must submit Application Supplement No. 2013-070-1 with your online or paper application.

 

If you are using college credits to qualify you must submit a copy of your transcript at the time of application.  (See ďHow to Apply.Ē)

TEST ANNOUNCEMENT

NUMBER 2013-070

ISSUED  DECEMBER 11, 2013

 

 

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

State Civil Service Commission

 

Examinations

 

For

 

FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS EXAMINERS

 

Completing the Application Supplement is the test.

 

Exam

No.

 

Job Titles

 

Job

Codes

Pay Schedule

and Range

Starting

Salary

 

1.

Depository Financial Institutions Examiner 2

03202

ST08

$50,915

2.

Senior Depository Financial Institutions Examiner

03203

MA09

$56,020

3.

Non-Depository Financial Institutions Examiner 2

03207

ST08

$50,915

4.

Senior Non-Depository Financial Institutions Examiner

03208

MA09

$56,020

 

When completing your application, please make sure you apply for all job titles for which you want to be tested.  You will NOT be permitted to add job titles after you test.

 

APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

 

VETERANS:  Pennsylvania law (51 Pa.C.S. ß7103) provides employment preference for qualified veterans for appointment to many state and local government jobs.  To learn more about employment preferences and opportunities for veterans, visit the Commissionís website, Job Seekers page, for Veterans; visit one of our offices; or call our veterans information line, (717) 787-6039.

 

NATURE OF WORK

 

Financial Institutions Examiners conduct examinations of the records, policies and practices of financial institutions (Depository or Non-Depository), and affiliates regulated by the Pennsylvania Department of Banking and Securities to determine financial soundness and compliance with state laws and regulations and sound management practices.

 

Senior Financial Institutions Examiners oversee audits of the records and practices of financial institutions (Depository or Non-Depository), and supervise a staff of professional examiners.

 

JOB REQUIREMENTS

 

You must be willing to travel.  Travel expenses will be paid.

 

You are subject to Pennsylvania residency requirements and must be able to perform the essential functions of the job.  Visit the Commissionís website, Job Seekers page, for PA Residency Information.

 

Minimum Requirements

 

03202 - Two years as a Depository Financial Institutions Examiner 1; OR 2 years of professional experience in examining depository financial institution or trust company records and operations for conformance to laws, rules and regulations and a bachelor's degree with a major in finance, accounting, economics or information technology including or supplemented by 9 credits in accounting; OR 2 years of professional internal auditing experience  in a depository financial institution or trust company and a bachelor's degree with a major in finance, accounting, economics or information technology, including or supplemented by 9 credits in accounting; OR 2 years of professional operating experience in a depository financial institution or trust company with experience in any of the following areas:  lending, audit, risk management, transactions processing, trust department, branch management, compliance, finance/accounting, information technology systems or capital markets/treasury; and a bachelorís degree with a major in finance, accounting, economics or information technology, including or supplemented by 9 credits in accounting; OR an equivalent combination of experience and training which includes 9 college credits in accounting.

 

03203-  Two years as a Depository Financial Institutions Examiner 2; OR 4 years of professional experience in examining depository financial institution or trust company records and operations for conformance to laws, rules and regulations and a bachelor's degree with a major in finance, accounting, economics or information technology, including or supplemented by 9 credits in accounting; OR 4 years of professional internal auditing experience in a depository financial institution or trust company and a bachelor's degree with a major in finance, accounting, economics or information technology, including or supplemented by 9 credits in accounting; OR 4 years of professional operating experience in a depository financial institution or trust company with experience in any of the following areas: lending, audit, risk management, transactions processing, trust department, branch management, compliance, finance/accounting, information technology systems or capital markets/treasury; and a bachelorís degree with a major in finance, accounting, economics or information technology, including or supplemented by 9 credits in accounting; OR an equivalent combination of experience and training which includes 9 college credits in accounting.

 

03207-  Two years as a Non-Depository Financial Institutions Examiner 1; OR 2 years of professional experience in examining or investigating non-depository financial records and business operations for conformance to laws, rules and regulations and a bachelor's degree including or supplemented by 9 credits in accounting, finance, economics or a closely related field; OR an equivalent combination of experience and training which includes 9 college credits in accounting, finance, economics or a closely related field.

 

03208-  Two years as a Non-Depository Financial Institutions Examiner 2; OR 4 years of professional experience in examining or investigating non-depository financial records and business operations for conformance to laws, rules and regulations and a bachelor's degree, including or supplemented by 9 credits in accounting,  finance, economics or a closely related field; OR an equivalent combination of experience and training which includes 9 college credits in accounting, finance, economics or a closely related field.

 

JOB OPPORTUNITIES

 

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

 

Positions are located in the Pennsylvania Department of Banking and Securities across the Commonwealth.

 

Lists created by these tests will be used to fill future vacancies as they occur due to retirements, promotions, transfers, resignations and so forth.

 

For the most recent information on job opportunities contact the Pennsylvania Department of Banking and Securities, Human Resources Division, 17 North Second Street, Suite 1300, Harrisburg, PA  17101; Telephone:  (717) 783-3611, Internetwww.banking.state.pa.us, Emailtmcbride@state.pa.us

 

TESTING

 

You will be rated on your experience and training.  Your score will be based on information you report on your application and application supplement.

 

You must provide complete and accurate information.  Failure to do so may delay the processing of your application, or result in a lower-than-deserved score or disqualification.

 

If your name is on an eligible list for these job titles and you take this test, your most recent examination result will be the only one counted.

 

If this announcement does not produce enough names for a specific area, another test may be announced for that area only.

 

TEST RESULTS

 

Employment and promotion lists will be established.  You will be notified in writing of your test results.

 

HOW TO APPLY

 

Complete your application and Application Supplement No. 2013-070-1 on the Commissionís website, Job Seekers page, by selecting Online Application, or submit your completed paper application (and paper application supplement) to:

 

 

State Civil Service Commission

ATTN:  Applications

P.O. Box 569

Harrisburg, PA  17108-0569

 

Online and paper applications both require submission of a copy of your transcripts at the time of application.  Unofficial transcripts are acceptable.  Enter your name and Social Security Number at the top of the transcripts.  Send by e-mail to RA-cs-transcripts@state.pa.us or fax to (717) 787-8650 or mail to the above address.

 

Applications, Application Supplement No. 2013-070-1 and further information can be obtained from:

 

1.

State Civil Service Commission:

 

 

 

Harrisburg:  2nd Level, Strawberry Sq. Complex, 320 Market St., P.O.

 

Box 569, Hbg., 17108-0569; Telephone (Voice) (717) 783-3058, Text

 

Telephone (Deaf/Hard-of-Hearing callers only) (717) 772-2685

 

 

 

Philadelphia:  110 North 8th St., Suite 503, Phila., 19107; Telephone

 

(Voice) (215) 560-2253, Text Telephone (Deaf/Hard-of-Hearing

 

callers only) (215) 560-4367

 

 

 

Pittsburgh:  411 Seventh Ave., Room 410, Pgh., 15219; Telephone

 

(Voice) (412) 565-7666, Text Telephone (Deaf/Hard-of-Hearing

 

callers only) (412) 565-2484

 

 

 

Internetwww.scsc.state.pa.us

 

 

2.

PA CareerLink offices

 

 

3.

The Human Resource office listed under the "JOB OPPORTUNITIES" section of this announcement

 

For further information on testing, assistance for persons with disabilities, veterans' preference and other items, refer to the instructions provided with the "Application for Employment/Promotion.