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Medical Assistant                                                                                                                                                             Job Number: 5608213                                                                                                                                                          Location: California Correctional Center – Susanville                                                                                                Department Name: California Correctional Health Care Services                                                                                           Time Base/FT/PT: Full Time                                                                                                                                          Closing Date/FFD: Until Filled                                                                                                                                    Medical Assistant: $34,848 – $45,828 Annual Range

Under the administrative supervision of the Supervising Registered Nurse (SRN) II/III, Correctional Facility (CF), and the clinical supervision of a Physician and Surgeon, CF, or Physician and Surgeon, CF (Internal Medicine/Family Practice), the Medical Assistant (MA) provides support to primary care providers in a variety of health care settings.
Possession of a valid certificate from an agency approved by the Department of Consumer Affairs, Medical Board of California to practice as a Medical Assistant.

Department of Consumer Affairs approved agencies include:

  • American Association of Medical Assistants
  • American Medical Certification Association
  • American Medical Technologists
  • California Certifying Board of Medical Assistants
  • Multi-skilled Medical Certification Institute, Inc

**Failure to provide proof of meeting the minimum qualifications of the classification through experience and/or education (include copy of college degree and/or transcript and certificate if required) may eliminate you from being considered for the position. You must have ACTIVE certification status to be considered for this position.

Please review the appropriate bulletin/assessment on the Bulletin Page for the Minimum Qualifications and, if qualified, complete the Assessment according to the instructions.

How To Apply:

Contact or 530-257-2181 ext. 4708 for your questions regarding the application process, and/or status of your application.

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Effective July 1, 2020, in response to the economic crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Personal Leave Program 2020 (PLP 2020) was implemented. PLP 2020 requires that each full-time employee receive a 9.23 percent reduction in pay in exchange for 16 hrs PLP 2020 leave credits through June 2022.


Valid certificate from an agency approved by Department of Consumer Affairs, Medical Board of California, or practice as a Medical Assistant.

Minimum Education and Experience

Education Required: Vocational Certificate
Driver's License Required: Yes
Hiring Requirements for this Job:
  • Drug Testing / Screening
  • Background Checks
  • Reference Check
  • Salary Range: $34,848.00 - $45,828.00