Kern County is looking for a visionary leader to take our General Services Division in an exciting new direction. If you want to be a part of a leadership team that’s changing the model of local government this might be the role for you!
Watch our progress as we push ahead with our continuous improvement initiative, Lean Six Sigma. We have now trained more than 500 employees, generating several "quick win" projects.
Each year the Grand Jury investigates government agencies. At the end of their one-year term they provide a final report of all their investigations. Get the report online here or visit the Beale Library for a hard copy.
Today, the United States Supreme Court issued a ruling that restricts public employers from deducting fees from represented employees who are non-union members. The Court ruled that this process violates the First Amendment of the United States Constitution.
The FY 2018-19 Preliminary Recommended Budget has been accepted by the Board. This document is used to establish spending authority until the final budget is adopted in August. Public budget discussions are scheduled for Monday, July 23rd at 6:00 p.m. and Tuesday, July 24th at 9:00 a.m.
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Implements and enforces policies and procedures that ensure county operations are in compliance with government laws and regulations, county ordinance codes, and departmental procedures. Includes a reporting procedure for allegations of fraud, waste and abuse.