Wednesday, January 25, 2012
Job Opportunity in Demographics and Statistics
The California State Census Data Center within the Demographic Research Unit, Department of Finance has an opening for a Research Program Specialist I or II (Demography).
PLEASE NOTE: Applications will be accepted ONLY from current State employees at the Research Program Specialist I/II level, those within transfer range, or individuals who have list eligibility.
We are seeking a motivated individual who has a college degree with any major and with extensive course work in demography, economics, sociology, or a related research-oriented field. This must include or be supplemented by at least six semester units in statistics. They should have extensive knowledge of demographic principles and concepts in a research and statistical setting; have a working knowledge of statistical software (ie. SAS) and relational databases (ie. Access, SQL); exercise a high degree of initiative and independence of action; possess strong written skills; communicate effectively; able to work on multiple projects and meet deadlines; and develop and maintain effective and cooperative working relationships.
A link to the job announcement, including how to apply, is online athttp://www.dof.ca.gov/career_
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Demographic Research Unit
Department of Finance
915 L Street, 8th Floor
Sacramento, CA 95814