May 12, 2022
Level I: $27.46 – $34.29/hour and Level II: $31.78 – $39.70/hour
Placer County is currently accepting applications for Accountant – I, Accountant – II, and Accountant – Senior to fill County-Wide vacancies. Each level in this job series has different minimum qualifications. To participate in the recruitment at the I level, II level, Senior level, or multiple levels, you must complete and submit separate applications and supplemental questionnaires for each recruitment. As an Accountant you will perform a variety of professional accounting work involving judgment and discretion in the analysis and application of accounting principles and practices in maintaining fiscal controls and records, preparing transactions, and developing financial and statistical reports. You will develop and implement accounting and financial procedures and systems, monitor and report on budget trends, financial transactions, tax billings and collections, or accounts, provide recommendations for efficiencies and improvements, and perform related duties.
Level I Experience: No experience is required. Training: Equivalent to a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in accounting, finance, or a closely related field. Level II Experience: Two years of responsible, professional-level accounting and/or financial auditing experience performing duties similar to an Accountant I or an Auditor I with Placer County. Training: Equivalent to a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in accounting, finance, or a closely related field. **Relevant, equivalent experience may be substituted for the required education as determined by the Human Resources Department.**
How to Apply:
Placer County is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to an active nondiscrimination program. To apply to this exciting career opportunity please visit our employment opportunities page at www.JobsAtPlacerCounty.com. All applications must be received by the final filing deadline as listed on our webpage.