Accountant-Auditor I is the entry-level class in the professional Accountant-Auditor series. Incumbents work under close supervision while being trained, and gradually work more independently as knowledge, skills and ability are acquired. Incumbents can promote to the Accountant-Auditor II class when they have acquired the necessary knowledge, skills and abilities to enable them to assume a wider range of responsibility and perform the more difficult duties.
Accountant-Auditor II is the fully qualified working level class in the Accountant-Auditor series. Incumbents in this class work more independently and perform a full range of professional level duties in the accounting or auditing division.
Candidates with a California Certified Public Accountant (CPA) certificate or working toward a CPA certificate are highly desirable. Employees within the Accountant-Auditor series with a current California CPA certificate shall receive 5% premium pay in addition to the listed salary.