Job Posting: OT

Department of Business Oversight


$3,087.00 - $3,868.00 per Month

Final Filing Date: 1/24/2020

Job Description and Duties

The Department of Business Oversight is recruiting for one permanent, half-time Office Technician (General) position in the Division of Administration, Business Operations Office located at the Los Angeles location.  This recruitment may be used to fill subsequent vacancies of these positions in DBO within the next 180 days.

Under the general supervision of the Business Services Officer I (Supervisor), incumbent performs the following functions:

Mailroom:  Processes mail for the Los Angeles office.  This includes opening, date stamping, reviewing, sorting, and delivering/picking up from departmental staff.  Prepares outgoing mail for US Postal Service, United Parcel Service and overnight courier. Operates mailroom equipment such as postal machine, scale, meter, power letter opener, folder/inserter machine and address printer. Maintains mailroom equipment and supplies. Prepares documents for mass mailings and maintains mass mailing supplies.

Property Management:  Follows policies and procedures implemented by the BSO I and the Property Officer related to property management and monitoring compliance in the Department’s Los Angeles office.  In coordination with the Property Officer, conducts physical equipment inventories; maintains inventory control utilizing the department’s Mobile Asset property database; ensures of the appropriate disposal of surplus property; prepares survey and transfer of location documents as needed; receives and completes the New Property Receiving Form; places department asset tags on equipment; prepares various reports (e.g. copier usage report).

Supply Management:  Coordinates the ordering of envelopes and miscellaneous forms as needed for the Los Angeles office and for the department statewide.  Ensures that business reply mail funds are maintained.  Orders supply items as needed for the purpose of maintaining an adequate amount for issuance to department staff, including conducting supply inventories, maintaining record keeping systems, preparing supply requisitions (Form 5s), stocking shelves and distributing supplies to staff in the Los Angeles office.

Facilities/Telecommunications:  Provides support and assistance to tasks in areas of facilities, telecommunications, keys, keycards, department IDs, Building IDs, Safety and Security, and conference room reservations.

Receiving: Performs receiving functions in the Los Angeles office, including receiving incoming furniture, equipment and supplies. Signs for and receives items; checks shipments against packing slips and purchase-order documents; checks shipments for discrepancies, including proper quantities, items that may be damaged, and incorrect items shipped.

You will find additional information about the job in the Duty Statement.

Working Conditions

The Los Angeles office is located in the heart of the downtown financial district within walking distance to restaurants, transit, multiple parking options.


Minimum Requirements

You will find the Minimum Requirements in the Class Specification.

Position Details

Job Code #:
Position #(s):
Working Title:
$3,087.00 - $3,868.00 A
# of Positions:
Work Location:
Los Angeles County
Job Type:
Permanent, Part Time - 1/2 Time

Department Information

The Department of Business Oversight (DBO) protects consumers and oversees financial service providers and products. The DBO supervises the operations of state-licensed financial institutions, including banks, credit unions and money transmitters. Additionally, the DBO licenses and regulates a variety of financial service providers, including securities brokers and dealers, investment advisers, payday lenders and other consumer finance lenders. The DBO offers benefit packages, competitive salary, a robust training program and opportunities for advancement.  

Department Website:

Special Requirements

Interested applicants must submit a completed, up-to-date application clearly demonstrating how the minimum qualifications for the Office Technician (General) are met. 

You are encouraged to apply electronically through your CalCareers account. 

If applying with a hard copy application, you must reference “JC-186585/RPA#19-BOO0009” in the Job Title section of your State application in order to be considered for this vacancy.

Hard copy applications not received or postmarked by 5pm on the final filing date will not be accepted.

Emailed and faxed applications will not be accepted.

This is a half-time position.

Application Instructions

Completed applications and all required documents must be received or postmarked by the Final Filing Date in order to be considered. Dates printed on Mobile Bar Codes, such as the Quick Response (QR) Codes available at the USPS, are not considered Postmark dates for the purpose of determining timely filing of an application.

Final Filing Date: 1/24/2020

Who May Apply

Individuals who are currently in the classification, eligible for lateral transfer, eligible for reinstatement, have list eligibility, are in the process of obtaining list eligibility, or have SROA and/or Surplus eligibility (please attach your letter, if available). SROA and Surplus candidates are given priority; therefore, individuals with other eligibility may be considered in the event no SROA or Surplus candidates apply. Individuals who are eligible for a Training and Development assignment may also be considered for this position(s).

Applications will be screened and only the most qualified applicants will be selected to move forward in the selection process.
Applicants must meet the Minimum Qualifications stated in the Classification Specification(s).

How To Apply

Complete Application Packages (including your Examination/Employment Application (STD 678) and applicable or required documents) must be submitted to apply for this Job Posting. Application Packages may be submitted electronically through your CalCareer Account at When submitting your application in hard copy, a completed copy of the Application Package listing must be included. If you choose to not apply electronically, a hard copy application package may be submitted through an alternative method listed below:

Address for Mailing Application Packages

You may submit your application and any applicable or required documents to:

Department of Business Oversight
Attn: Kiley Hanchen
Human Resources Office
1515 K Street, Suite 200
Sacramento, CA 95814

Address for Drop-Off Application Packages

You may drop off your application and any applicable or required documents at:

Kiley Hanchen
Human Resources Office
1515 K Street, Suite 200
Sacramento, CA 95814
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Required Application Package Documents

The following items are required to be submitted with your application. Applicants who do not submit the required items timely may not be considered for this job:

  • Current version of the State Examination/Employment Application STD Form 678 (when not applying electronically), or the Electronic State Employment Application through your Applicant Account at All Experience and Education relating to the Minimum Qualifications listed on the Classification Specification should be included to demonstrate how you meet the Minimum Qualifications for the position.
  • Resume is optional. It may be included, but is not required.
Applicants requiring reasonable accommodations for the hiring interview process must request the necessary accommodations if scheduled for a hiring interview. The request should be made at the time of contact to schedule the interview. Questions regarding reasonable accommodations may be directed to the EEO contact listed on this job posting.

Desirable Qualifications

In addition to evaluating each candidate's relative ability, as demonstrated by quality and breadth of experience, the following factors will provide the basis for competitively evaluating each candidate:
  • Excellent attendance, punctuality, and dependability.
  • Ability to organize/prioritize work and use good time management skills.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment.
  • Ability to provide excellent customer service.
  • Ability to lift, move, and retrieve boxes. 


State employees may be eligible for health, dental, vision and leave benefits, as well as retirement programs and other benefits. Benefit eligibility may depend on length of service and may be subject to collective bargaining agreements, which are contracts negotiated between the State of California and employee organizations that define employees’ wages, hours and conditions of employment. Other possible benefits include:

• Alternate Work Schedules
• Telework
• Reimbursement Accounts

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Contact Information

The Human Resources Contact is available to answer questions regarding the position or application process.

Department Website:
Human Resources Contact:
Kiley Hanchen
(916) 327-8914

Please direct requests for Reasonable Accommodations to the interview scheduler at the time the interview is being scheduled. You may direct any additional questions regarding Reasonable Accommodations or Equal Employment Opportunity for this position(s) to the Department's EEO Office.

EEO Contact:
Kevin Morrison
(916) 322-8862
California Relay Service: 1-800-735-2929 (TTY), 1-800-735-2922 (Voice) TTY is a Telecommunications Device for the Deaf, and is reachable only from phones equipped with a TTY Device.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The State of California is an equal opportunity employer to all, regardless of age, ancestry, color, disability (mental and physical), exercising the right to family care and medical leave, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, military or veteran status, national origin, political affiliation, race, religious creed, sex (includes pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and related medical conditions), and sexual orientation.

It is an objective of the State of California to achieve a drug-free work place. Any applicant for state employment will be expected to behave in accordance with this objective because the use of illegal drugs is inconsistent with the law of the State, the rules governing Civil Service, and the special trust placed in public servants.

Application Methods:
Electronic (Using your CalCareer Account)
By Mail