State Lands Commission


$5,689.00 - $7,068.00

Final Filing Date: Until Filled

Job Description and Duties

Under the direct supervision of the Fiscal Officer, the incumbent performs as a section manager for all contracting, procurement, business services, and budgetary fiscal services and is responsible for all required agency records and reports in accordance with requirements from the Department of Finance, Fi$Cal, State Controller's Office, Department of General Services, and the State Contracting Manuals (SCM) and State Administrative Manual. The incumbent directs all phases of the budgeting process, purchasing, and business services functions while also performing or directing all phases of service contract management for the State Lands Commission (SLC), Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), and the Delta Protection Commission (DPC).

**Please see the attached duty statement for additional job functions.**

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

Working Conditions

  • Indoor working conditions.
  • Overnight and/or day travel is required to support the Southern California headquarter and field offices.
  • Daily use of phone, fax, copiers, and general office and communication equipment.
  • Frequent use of a computer, related software applications, and the Internet at a workstation.
  • Prolonged sitting at a desk.

Minimum Requirements

You will find the Minimum Requirements in the Class Specification.

Position Details

Job Control Details
Job Code #: JC-95488
Position #(s):
$5,689.00 - $7,068.00
# of Positions: 1
Work Location: Sacramento County
Job Type: Permanent, Full Time
Work Week: Monday to Friday

Department Information

The California State Lands Commission provides the people of California with effective stewardship of the lands, waterways, and resources entrusted to its care through preservation, restoration, enhancement, responsible economic development, and the promotion of public access. Website:

Special Requirements

Paper Application Submission:

Electronic application submission is preferred for this JC (Job Control). For those applicants who are unable to submit an electronic application, applications may be submitted in paper format but must contain the following information on the first page of the application in order to be processed and included in the applicant pool:

• The JC number listed on the job posting
• The classification title
• Current ECOS I.D. number (from your
CalCareer account under the "CalCareer Account " tab)

NOTE: Do not include Social Security Numbers, LEAP status information or paperwork, the Equal Employment Opportunity information page of the application, or applicant exam result notices as a part of your application package. If you have already submitted an electronic application package it is NOT necessary to submit a hard copy paper application.

School Transcripts:

Applicants using education to meet the minimum qualifications of this classification, must provide a copy of their official transcripts with their application package for the universities/colleges attended where the coursework or degree was received. Failure to provide a copy of official transcripts may result in removal from the exam list. Applicants providing copies of international official transcripts may need to provide an evaluation/translation from an educational credentials evaluation service to ensure that all the required coursework can be verified by the hiring agency.

Statement of Qualifications:

A Statement of Qualifications (SOQ) is REQUIRED - Interested candidates must submit a SOQ for the position. The SOQ should be single-spaced, Arial font size 11, and should not exceed two pages. A Resume or Cover letter does not substitute for the SOQ. Application packages without an SOQ may not be considered. The SOQ must address the following:

  1. Why you are the best candidate for this position and what relevant experience you have that qualifies you for the position.
  2. Your experience in a lead capacity. Include details regarding the size of your team, activities for which you served in a leadership role, length of time in the role, and your contribution to the team or project effort.
  3. Your experience monitoring a State budget and/or involvement with State contracting. Include any technical experience working in a fiscal environment, including working with control agencies, fiscal data, software, and data systems.

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: Until Filled

Who May Apply

Individuals who are currently in the classification, eligible for lateral transfer, eligible for reinstatement, eligible for a Training and Development assignment, have SROA and/or Surplus eligibility, or have list eligibility (or are in the process of obtaining list eligibility). SROA and Surplus candidates may attach “surplus letters” to their applications.

Applications will be screened and only the most qualified applicants will be selected for an interview.

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:

State Lands Commission
Attn: Human Resources Office
100 Howe Ave, Suite 100 - South
Sacramento, CA 95825

Address for Drop-Off Application Packages

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

Human Resources Office
100 Howe Ave, Suite 100 - South
Sacramento, CA 95825
Deliver application packages to the Receptionist Monday through Friday (excluding holidays)
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Required Application Documents

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

  • 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:
  • Ability to handle sensitive and personal information. 
  • Possess integrity, honesty, and professionalism.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.
  • Ability to prepare reports and spreadsheets.
  • Ability to work under tight time frames and pressure.
  • Ability to maintain a professional and respectful working relationship with others.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to interact professionally with staff and the public.
  • Reliable attendance, punctuality, and dependability.
  • Knowledge of budgets, contracts, and business services.


When you choose a career with the State of California, you receive a comprehensive benefits package in addition to your salary. For more information on the State's benefit packages you may visit the California Department of Human Resources website at

Contact Information

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

Human Resources Contact:
Anne Kerri
(916) 574-1912

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:
Lisa Lloyd
(916) 574-1910
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.

Position Location

100 Howe Ave., Suite 100-S

Sacramento, CA 95825



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