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Auditor's Payroll Technician - Confidential

Santa Rosa, CA 95403

County of Sonoma

Contact Person
Eric Payne

Do you thrive in a fast-paced work environment? Come join the Auditor-Controller-Treasurer-Tax Collector's (ACTTC) Office and grow your career with the County of Sonoma! Starting salary up to $30.77/hour ($64,220/year) and a cash allowance of $600/month.*

When you join the ACTTC Office you become part of a challenging and rewarding work environment, where you will gain the satisfaction of knowing you're working to better your community. You can also look forward to excellent benefits* including:

  • An annual Staff Development/Wellness Benefit allowance up to $1,000 and ongoing education/training opportunities
  • Competitive vacation and sick leave accruals, 12 paid holidays, and an additional 8 floating holiday hours per year
  • County paid premium contribution to several health plan options
  • County contribution to a Health Reimbursement Arrangement to help fund post-retirement employee health insurance/benefits
  • May be eligible for up to 8 weeks (320 hours) of Paid Parental Leave after 12 months of County employment
  • Retirement fully integrated with Social Security
  • Eligibility for a salary increase after 1,040 hours (6 months when working full-time) for good work performance; eligibility for a salary increase for good performance every year thereafter, until reaching the top of the salary range

The Payroll Division of ACTTC is now hiring two payroll professionals with multiple years of experience:

  • Exercising considerable discretion and judgment in resolving payroll issues
  • Auditing incoming payroll data to assure accuracy
  • Performing research, data compilation, and analysis in order to take corrective action as needed
  • Communicating professionally, both verbally and in writing
  • Assisting in the implementation of program changes, updates, and modifications

The ACTTC Office supports our 27 County departments and 5 special districts. Working as the Auditor's Payroll Technician, you will interact with various departmental payroll and/or accounting staff in order to accurately and effectively process payroll and related activities. Additional, you will:

  • Liaise with County departments, employees, insurance carriers, and service suppliers to assure correct administration of employee salaries and benefits
  • Conduct analysis and evaluate difficult and complex payroll problems in order to arrive at solutions
  • Correctly apply a broad knowledge of state and federal tax laws and regulations and the County's Civil Service Rules
  • Read, interpret, explain, and implement aspects of 11 Memoranda of Understanding (MOU's), the Salary Resolution, and a variety of County policies and procedures

*Salary is negotiable and benefits described herein do not represent a contract and may be changed without notice. For more information & to apply online, visit or call 707-565-2331. EOE Apply by 11/29/18


Contact Person Eric Payne

Address Human Resources 575 Administration Dr. Suite 116B Santa Rosa, CA 95403

City Santa Rosa

Zip 95403

Phone 707-565-2331


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