County Of Sonoma

Santa Rosa , CA
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Vital Statistics Technician

County Of Sonoma
Santa Rosa, CA Full-time
Posted on January 5, 2019

Vital Statistics Technician - Extra-Help Bilingual (Spanish/English) $3,728 - $4,532 Monthly

Fluent (reading, writing, conversation) Spanish is required for this position. Applicants who do not indicate they possess this skill will not be considered for this recruitment. An examination will be conducted prior to employment to confirm level of skill in this area. Bilingual premium pay is $1.15 an hour.

Vital Statistics Technicians process, issue, and register birth certificates, death certificates, and Medical Marijuana Identification Cards with the State Registrar of Vital Statistics. Duties include:

  • Maintaining official records and databases
  • Registering births and deaths using a state-operated web-based application
  • Issuing permits for disposition of human remains to funeral directors
  • Processing applications for State of California approved Medical Marijuana ID Cards
  • Distributing information regarding new laws and regulations to funeral directors, hospitals, and nurse midwives 
  • Performing a variety of clerical duties in support of the Vital Statistics Office

The ideal candidate will possess:

  • A high level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Experience in a high-volume office with tight timelines
  • An aptitude for learning various databases
  • The ability to develop specialized knowledge of medical terminology

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