City of Scottsdale

Located in the beautiful Sonoran Desert, Scottsdale, Arizona is bordered by Phoenix to the west and the McDowell Mountains on the east.

Scottsdale is annually rated among the nation’s most desirable communities to live in, visit and do business in.

Scottsdale’s vibrant downtown is considered the finest urban center in Arizona. It is home to more than 90 restaurants, 320 retail shops and more than 80 art galleries.

Scottsdale’s McDowell Sonoran Preserve, in the city’s northern reaches, is the largest urban wilderness area in the United States and features more than 60 miles of trails through diverse and scenic desert terrain.

SCOTTSDALE FACTS

  • County: Maricopa
  • Incorporated: 1951
  • Slogan: "The West's Most Western Town"
  • Official Food: Chili, by 1994 Mayoral proclamation
  • Population: 224,800 (July 2014 Estimate)
  • Size: 184.5 square miles, stretching 31 miles from north to south
  • Elevation: from 1,150 to 4,877 feet above sea level. Scottsdale Airport is at 1,510 feet
  • Average sunny days: 314
  • Average rainfall:  7.66 inches

To learn more sbout the City of Scottsdale and all that we have to offer, please visit us at www.scottsdaleaz.gov!

   

 

 

 

19 job(s) at City of Scottsdale

City of Scottsdale, Arizona Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
Jun 15, 2024
Full Time
Introduction This job posting is reserved for administrative use only. Do not complete an application for this posting unless you have been specifically requested to do so by the City of Scottsdale Human Resources Department. Unsolicited applications submitted for this posting will not be processed. If you have questions regarding this posting, please contact Human Resources at 480-312-2491. Closing Date/Time:
City of Scottsdale, Arizona Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
Jun 05, 2024
Part Time
Introduction At Scottsdale Water, we pride ourselves on delivering superior quality water and service to the Scottsdale community. Our employees ensure a safe, sustainable drinking water system, operate an innovative water reclamation system and help Scottsdale Water consistently maintain its position as one of the nation's most advanced and efficient water utilities. We value our employees and challenge them to constantly improve how we do business. Our team is made up of professionals from all disciplines - engineering, finance, operations, laboratory science, chemistry, public relations, hydrology, customer service, electrical, maintenance and so much more. About The Position This part time temporary Intern position provides professional level staff assistance in the areas of research and analysis, procedural studies and technical planning for a variety of general administrative or specialized technical projects and programs in support of the objectives of the Water Quality Department. This is a 3 -month summer internship program that provides professional level staff assistance with the following: The intern will work approximately 20-30 hours per week, three to five days per week (Mon-Fri). These hours are during the day. Conduct field visits to 22 golf courses to examine compliance with Water Reuse Rules. Conducts field operational observations and researches permit requirements. Prepares inspection reports outlining findings for submittal to Water Quality and Water Reclamation management. Other duties related to drinking water, stormwater, or industrial pretreatment, as necessary. Please note This is a stand-alone job classification and has no supervisory responsibilities. Due to this position being part-time, the classification is unclassified, meaning it is at-will and serves at the discretion of the City. This position has limited benefits. Minimum Qualifications Education and Experience No experience required for this position. Must be currently enrolled or recently graduated within a year from an accredited college or university degree program in a field related to the department in which assigned. Preferences may vary depending on job assignment. Licensing, Certifications and Other Requirements Depending on assignment, must possess and maintain a valid, unrestricted driver's license with no major citations within the past 39 months prior to the start date. The Arizona Department of Motor Vehicles requires that out-of-state driver's licenses must be surrendered within 10 days of relocating to the State of Arizona. Every person employed by the City of Scottsdale shall reside in the State of Arizona during his or her active employment by the City, regardless of whether the employee is approved to remote work. Other pertinent licenses and/or certifications may be required of some positions depending on division/section assignment. Essential Functions Performs duties and responsibilities commensurate with assigned functional area which may include, but are not limited to, any combination of the following: Provides staff assistance to various divisions of the City government; tasks will vary based on assignment. Communicates with the general public, other City employees, management and public officials in order to research administrative or operational problem areas, conduct surveys and report recommendations and results. Analyzes procedures, drafts studies, reports and/or manuals to report findings and propose solutions to administrative problems, or makes recommendations for improvement. Designs and revises a variety of statistical and/or narrative forms for records and reports; completes them on an as-needed, monthly, quarterly, and/or yearly basis. Attends related training sessions, various meetings, citizens committees and citizen boards and commissions, as directed. Collects, assembles and analyzes data to assist in resolving procedural, operational and other work-related problems. Work Environment/Physical Demands The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position or that an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Most work is performed in a City office environment. Lift and carry materials weighing up to 30 pounds. Travel to/from meetings and various locations. Operate a variety of standard office equipment including a computer, telephone, calculator, copy and fax machines requiring continuous and repetitive arm, hand and eye movement. To view the full job description, work environment and physical demands, click here . Selection Process: The application and supplemental questions are an integral part of the selection process and must be completed in full in order for you to be considered as a candidate. Please complete each section and answer all questions as thoroughly as possible. DO NOT state "See Resume" in lieu of answering. Unanswered questions, incomplete responses, omissions, or partial information may result in disqualification from the selection process. Applicants whose education, training and experience most closely meet the needs of the position may be invited to participate in a selection process that may include a panel interview. Successful candidates will receive a post-offer, pre-employment background screening that may include: Fingerprinting search of the national FBI Database Criminal Background screening Drug Screen 39-Month Motor Vehicle Department Records Check The City of Scottsdale reserves the right to change this process at any time, potentially without advance notice. PLEASE NOTE: Years of experience are based on a work schedule of 2,080 hours per year for full-time positions and 1,040 hours per year for part-time positions, and while work experience may substitute for education on a year-for-year basis, depending upon the job classification, education may not be substituted for work experience. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: It is the policy of the city to provide employment opportunities to all persons based solely on ability, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or disability. When advised, reasonable accommodations will be made in order for an "otherwise qualified applicant" with a disability to participate in any phase of the recruitment process. Please contact Human Resources to request an accommodation. Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation by contacting HR Receptionist at (480) 312-2491. Requests should be made 24 hours in advance or as early as possible to allow time to arrange the accommodation. For TTY users, the Arizona Relay Service (1-800-367-8939) may contact HR Receptionist at (480) 312-2491. This position description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the position change. Closing Date/Time: 6/18/2024 11:59 PM Arizona
City of Scottsdale, Arizona Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
Jun 04, 2024
Full Time
Introduction Effective June 16, 2024, the salary range for this job will change to $122,241.60 - $165,110.40. The Traffic Engineering and Operations Manager directs the engineering work of administrative, professional, and technical staff within the Transportation & Streets Department. Minimum Qualifications Education and Experience A Bachelor's Degree from an accredited educational institution in Traffic Engineering, Civil Engineering or a closely related field and ten years of professional level experience in Traffic Engineering, including supervisory responsibilities or a Master's degree from an accredited educational institution in Traffic Engineering, Civil Engineering or a closely related field and eight years of professional level experience in Traffic Engineering, including supervisory responsibilities . An equivalent combination of education and job related experience may substitute for the educational requirements on a year-for-year basis. Licensing, Certifications and Other Requirements Registration as a Professional Engineer with the Arizona State Board of Technical Registration, OR by the technical board of another state with the ability to obtain Arizona Registration through reciprocity within 6 months of employment. Every person employed by the City of Scottsdale shall reside in the State of Arizona during his or her active employment by the City, regardless of whether the employee is approved to remote work. Other pertinent licenses and/or certifications may be required of some positions depending on division/department/services assignment. Essential Functions Performs duties and responsibilities commensurate with assigned functional area which may include, but are not limited to, any combination of the following: Plans, organizes, and directs the Traffic Engineering, Right-of-Way Management, ITS and TMC operations, and Traffic Control and programs including safety analysis, data collection, geometric design, and signing and striping design. Directs the TMC/ITS group, providing analysis and guidance for intersection operation and assistance with capital project development and regional coordination. Oversees the review, revision, and coordination of traffic impact studies for proposed development with the Community and Economic Development Division. Ensures appropriate staff responses to citizen requests for traffic information and traffic control modifications within the city of Scottsdale. Supervises traffic volume data collection and reporting. Ensures consistency, safety and efficiency in the Transportation System. Provides a system that is in conformance with related regulations, standards and guidelines. Work Environment/Physical Demands Work is performed in a City office environment. Lift and carry materials weighing up to 30 pounds. Operates standard office equipment including a computer requiring continuous and repetitive arm, hand and eye movement. Travel to/from meetings and various locations. To view the full job description, work environment and physical demands, click here . Located in the beautiful Sonoran Desert, Scottsdale, Arizona is bordered by Phoenix to the west and the McDowell Mountains on the east. Scottsdale is annually rated among the nation's most desirable communities to live in, visit and do business in. Check out more about Scottsdale . Benefits Highlights: The City of Scottsdale offers a comprehensive benefits package including: 12 Paid Holidays, which includes 1 Floating Holiday Vacation Accrual; starts at 10.3 hours/month Sick Leave Accrual; 8 hours/month Medical (which includes behavioral health coverage), Dental and Vision Benefits City Paid Basic Life Insurance (equal to one times employee annual salary); option of Supplemental Life Insurance Tuition Reimbursement; $2,500/year Participation in the Arizona State Retirement System (ASRS) Defined benefit plan with mandatory employer and employee contributions currently at 12.29% which includes a Long-Term Disability benefit Supplemental Retirement Plans through Nationwide; 457 Pet Insurance Bilingual pay compensation Please visit the Benefits Information page for more information. Selection Process: The application and supplemental questions are an integral part of the selection process and must be completed in full in order for you to be considered as a candidate. Please complete each section and answer all questions as thoroughly as possible. DO NOT state "See Resume" in lieu of answering. Unanswered questions, incomplete responses, omissions, or partial information may result in disqualification from the selection process. Applicants whose education, training and experience most closely meet the needs of the position may be invited to participate in a selection process that may include a panel interview. Successful candidates will receive a post-offer, pre-employment background screening that may include: Fingerprinting search of the national FBI Database Criminal Background screening The City of Scottsdale reserves the right to change this process at any time, potentially without advance notice. PLEASE NOTE: Years of experience are based on a work schedule of 2,080 hours per year for full-time positions and 1,040 hours per year for part-time positions, and while work experience may substitute for education on a year-for-year basis, depending upon the job classification, education may not be substituted for work experience. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: It is the policy of the city to provide employment opportunities to all persons based solely on ability, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or disability. When advised, reasonable accommodations will be made in order for an "otherwise qualified applicant" with a disability to participate in any phase of the recruitment process. Please contact Human Resources to request an accommodation. Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation by contacting HR at (480) 312-2491. Requests should be made 24 hours in advance or as early as possible to allow time to arrange the accommodation. For TTY users, the Arizona Relay Service (1-800-367-8939) may contact HR at (480) 312-2491. This position description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the position change. Closing Date/Time: 6/17/2024 11:59 PM Arizona
City of Scottsdale, Arizona Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
Jun 02, 2024
Full Time
Introduction Located in the beautiful Sonoran Desert, Scottsdale, Arizona is bordered by Phoenix to the west and the McDowell Mountains on the east. Scottsdale is annually rated among the nation's most desirable communities to live in, visit and do business in. Check out more about Scottsdale . ********************************************************************************* NOTE: This recruitment is open to individuals who meet the definition of Police Officer Lateral or Police Officer Waiver (see below). ******************************************************************************** Please note: effective September 11, 2022, the Police Department implemented a Step Pay Program. Click here for more information about the Step Pay Program. Candidates with prior law enforcement experience are eligible to receive 5% for each year of service up to 35%. About The Position: City of Scottsdale Police Officers are responsible for protecting life and property, preventing, deterring and investigating crime, enforcing laws and responding to citizen requests through the use of community policing strategies to engage and educate the community. A Police Officer Lateral is someone who has current Arizona P.O.S.T. Peace Officer Certification. A Police Officer Waiver is an applicant who meets the following conditions: Has successfully graduated from a United States or U.S. Territory approved basic Police Officer training academy; AND , Has at least one year of post academy experience as a certified peace officer in municipal policing within the United States, or U.S. Territories, within the last 3 years. Applicant eligibility for the waiver (or out-of-state certified police officers) program will be determined during the background process. IMPORTANT: Please review the current Scottsdale Police Grooming Standards before submitting your application. The application and supplemental questions are an integral part of the selection process, and must be completed in full in order for you to be considered as a candidate. Please complete each section and answer all questions as thoroughly as possible. DO NOT state "See resume" in lieu of answering. Unanswered questions, incomplete responses, omissions, or partial information may result in disqualification from the selection process. Applications will be reviewed bi-monthly. There will be a physical assessment included in the selection process for this position. The assessment will be conducted on various dates throughout the recruitment process. For more information on the selection process , please check the Scottsdale Police Department's website at http://www.scottsdaleaz.gov/police/join-scottsdale-pd/police-officer . Minimum Qualifications Education and Experience: A high school diploma or General Educational Development (GED) equivalent. Must be 21 years of age at the time of application. Must be a United States Citizen. Licensing, Certifications and Other Requirements : Must possess and maintain a valid, unrestricted driver's license with no major citations within the past 39 months prior to the start date. The Arizona Department of Motor Vehicles requires that out-of-state driver's licenses must be surrendered within 10 days of relocating to the State of Arizona. Possess and maintain AZPOST Certification. Every person employed by the City of Scottsdale shall reside in the State of Arizona during his or her active employment by the City, regardless of whether the employee is approved to remote work. Essential Functions Performs duties and responsibilities commensurate with assigned functional area within a department(s) which may include, but are not limited to, any combination of the following: Performs law enforcement patrol activities. Operates a motor vehicle and observes and monitors the public to determine compliance/noncompliance with prescribed operating or safety standards and laws. Pursues and stops offenders, subdues resisting offenders using necessary force where appropriate, including deadly force. Issues citations and makes arrests; searches persons, places, and things; seizes and impounds property and evidence; transports arrested persons and property. Mediates disputes; performs crowd and riot control activities. Conducts law enforcement investigations. Protects crime and traffic accident scenes; conducts face to face and phone interviews; observes, gathers, records, processes, and preserves evidence; measures and diagrams crime and traffic accident scenes; prepares detailed written reports of investigative findings; performs data entry of various police activity into computerized records management system, seizes and processes evidence; presents testimony and evidence in court. Responds to citizen requests for assistance to fires, accidents, and crime scenes; administers first aid to sick and injured citizens for a wide variety of illnesses and injuries; assists distressed motorists and crime scene individuals; directs traffic; moves persons, vehicles, and other property. PRE-EMPLOYMENT REQUIREMENTS: This is a safety-sensitive position that requires candidates to successfully pass a post-offer drug screen prior to start date. As part of the medical examination, candidates must successfully pass an Audiogram Test prior to start date. As part of the medical examination, candidates must successfully pass a Visual/Ishihara Screening Test prior to start date. As part of the conditional job offer, candidates must successfully pass an Arizona Peace Officer Standards and Training (AZPOST) Medical Exam prior to start date. Work Environment/Physical Demands To view the full job description, work environment and physical demands, click here . The City of Scottsdale offers a comprehensive benefits package including: 12 Paid Holidays, which includes 1 Floating Holiday Vacation Accrual; starts at 10.3 hours/month Sick Leave Accrual; 8 hours/month Medical (which includes behavioral health coverage), Dental and Vision Benefits City Paid Basic Life Insurance (equal to one times employee annual salary); option of Supplemental Life Insurance Tuition Reimbursement; $2,500/year Participation in the Public Safety Personnel Retirement System (PSPRS) Supplemental Retirement Plans through Nationwide; 457 Pet Insurance Bilingual (English/Spanish) pay compensation Please visit the Benefits Information page for more information. Selection Process: Applicants whose education, training and experience most closely meet the needs of this position may be invited to participate in a selection process to include a background investigation, oral board interview, and physical fitness assessment. Final selection is contingent upon a background check which includes: Fingerprinting Criminal background screening Motor Vehicle Department Records Check Polygraph Successful candidates will receive a post-offer, pre-employment drug test, pre-employment medical exam, physical fitness assessment (recruit and waiver candidates) and psychological evaluation. The timeframe for reapplication with the Police Department varies based on the position and the needs of the organization. The City of Scottsdale reserves the right to change this process at any time, potentially without advance notice. PLEASE NOTE: Years of experience are based on a work schedule of 2,080 hours per year for full-time positions and 1,040 hours per year for part-time positions, and while work experience may substitute for education on a year-for-year basis, depending upon the job classification, education may not be substituted for work experience. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY : It is the policy of the city to provide employment opportunities to all persons based solely on ability, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or disability. When advised, reasonable accommodations will be made in order for an "otherwise qualified applicant" with a disability to participate in any phase of the recruitment process. Please contact Human Resources to request an accommodation. Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation by contacting HR Receptionist at (480) 312-2491. Requests should be made 24 hours in advance or as early as possible to allow time to arrange the accommodation. For TTY users, the Arizona Relay Service (1-800-367-8939) may contact HR Receptionist at (480) 312-2491. This position description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the position change. Closing Date/Time: 6/15/2024 11:59 PM Arizona
City of Scottsdale, Arizona Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
Jun 02, 2024
Full Time
Introduction Located in the beautiful Sonoran Desert, Scottsdale, Arizona is bordered by Phoenix to the west and the McDowell Mountains on the east. Scottsdale is annually rated among the nation's most desirable communities to live in, visit and do business in. Check out more about Scottsdale . C ity of Scottsdale Police Officers are responsible for protecting life and property, preventing, deterring and investigating crime, enforcing laws and responding to citizen requests through the use of community policing strategies to engage and educate the community. A Police Officer Recruit is an entry-level position prior to becoming a certified Police Officer. Participates in formal, structured training at a police academy as well as customized departmental training classes and field training program arranged by in-service trainers. IMPORTANT: Please review the current Scottsdale Police Grooming Standards before submitting your application . Applications will be reviewed bi-monthly. There will be both a written and physical assessment included in the selection process for this position. The assessments will be conducted on various dates throughout the recruitment process. For more information on the selection process, please check the Scottsdale Police Department's website at http://www.scottsdaleaz.gov/police/join-scottsdale-pd/police-officer . The application and supplemental questions are an integral part of the selection process, and must be completed in full in order for you to be considered as a candidate. Please complete each section and answer all questions as thoroughly as possible. DO NOT state "See resume" in lieu of answering. Unanswered questions, incomplete responses, omissions, or partial information may result in disqualification from the selection process. For more information on the selection process, please check here to be taken to the Scottsdale Police Department's website. Minimum Qualifications Education and Experience: A high school diploma or General Educational Development (GED) equivalent. Must be 20 years and 6 months of age at the time of application. Must be a United States Citizen. Licensing, Certifications and Other Requirements : Must possess and maintain a valid, unrestricted driver's license with no major citations within the past 39 months prior to the start date. The Arizona Department of Motor Vehicles requires that out-of-state driver's licenses must be surrendered within 10 days of relocating to the State of Arizona. Obtain and maintain AZPOST Certification. Every person employed by the City of Scottsdale shall reside in the State of Arizona during his or her active employment by the City, regardless of whether the employee is approved to remote work. Essential Functions Performs duties and responsibilities commensurate with assigned functional area within a department(s) which may include, but are not limited to, any combination of the following: Performs law enforcement patrol activities. Operates a motor vehicle and observes and monitors the public to determine compliance/noncompliance with prescribed operating or safety standards and laws. Pursues and stops offenders, subdues resisting offenders using necessary force where appropriate, including deadly force. Issues citations and makes arrests; searches persons, places, and things; seizes and impounds property and evidence; transports arrested persons and property. Mediates disputes; performs crowd and riot control activities. Conducts law enforcement investigations. Protects crime and traffic accident scenes; conducts face to face and phone interviews; observes, gathers, records, processes, and preserves evidence; measures and diagrams crime and traffic accident scenes; prepares detailed written reports of investigative findings; performs data entry of various police activity into computerized records management system, seizes and processes evidence; presents testimony and evidence in court. Responds to citizen requests for assistance to fires, accidents, and crime scenes; administers first aid to sick and injured citizens for a wide variety of illnesses and injuries; assists distressed motorists and crime scene individuals; directs traffic; moves persons, vehicles, and other property. PRE-EMPLOYMENT REQUIREMENTS: This is a safety-sensitive position that requires candidates to successfully pass a post-offer drug screen prior to start date. As part of the medical examination, candidates must successfully pass an Audiogram Test prior to start date. As part of the medical examination, candidates must successfully pass a Visual/Ishihara Screening Test prior to start date. As part of the conditional job offer, candidates must successfully pass an Arizona Peace Officer Standards and Training (AZPOST) Medical Exam prior to start date. Work Environment/Physical Demands The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position or that an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Perform a multitude of tasks simultaneously or in logical and efficient succession. Sit for extended periods of time while driving a City vehicle. Physical agility to pursue offenders on foot; stop and subdue resisting offenders using necessary force where appropriate, including deadly force. Access paved, gravel, rough, or turf areas; climb elevations. Exposure to dirt, dust, pollen, inclement weather, temperature extremes, traffic hazards, body fluids, hazardous chemical, firearms, various evidence, firearms, and unpleasant odors. Lift and move up to 160 pounds for long distances with or without assistance. Physically move persons, vehicles, and other property. Visually distinguish full range of color spectrum. Use and maintain proficiency with a variety of law enforcement tools, including handguns, batons, and other weapons. Visual and muscular dexterity to operate a motor vehicle, computer equipment, and two-way radio maintaining constant vigilance to the surrounding area. Use appropriate Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) when needed/required. Travel to/from various locations. Work overtime as required. Work a variety of scheduled shifts, including weekends and holidays. To view the full job description, work environment, and physical demands, click here . BENEFITS HIGHLIGHTS: The City of Scottsdale offers a comprehensive benefits package including: 12 Paid Holidays, which includes 1 Floating Holiday Vacation Accrual; starts at 10.3 hours/month Sick Leave Accrual; 8 hours/month Medical (which includes behavioral health coverage), Dental and Vision Benefits City Paid Basic Life Insurance (equal to one times employee annual salary); option of Supplemental Life Insurance Tuition Reimbursement; $2,500/year Participation in the Public Safety Personnel Retirement System (PSPRS) Supplemental Retirement Plans through Nationwide; 457 Pet Insurance Bilingual (English/Spanish) pay compensation Please visit the Benefits Information page for more information. Selection Process: Applicants whose education, training and experience most closely meet the needs of this position may be invited to participate in a selection process to include a background investigation, physical and written assessments, and an oral board interview. Final selection is contingent upon a background check which includes: Fingerprinting Criminal background screening Motor Vehicle Department Records Check Polygraph Successful candidates will receive a post-offer, pre-employment drug test, pre-employment Arizona POST medical exam and psychological evaluation. The timeframe for reapplication with the Police Department varies based on the position and the needs of the organization. The City of Scottsdale reserves the right to change this process at any time, potentially without advance notice. PLEASE NOTE: Years of experience are based on a work schedule of 2,080 hours per year for full-time positions and 1,040 hours per year for part-time positions, and while work experience may substitute for education on a year-for-year basis, depending upon the job classification, education may not be substituted for work experience. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY : It is the policy of the city to provide employment opportunities to all persons based solely on ability, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or disability. When advised, reasonable accommodations will be made in order for an "otherwise qualified applicant" with a disability to participate in any phase of the recruitment process. Please contact Human Resources to request an accommodation. Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation by contacting HR Receptionist at (480) 312-2491. Requests should be made 24 hours in advance or as early as possible to allow time to arrange the accommodation. For TTY users, the Arizona Relay Service (1-800-367-8939) may contact HR Receptionist at (480) 312-2491. This position description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the position change. Closing Date/Time: 6/15/2024 11:59 PM Arizona
City of Scottsdale, Arizona Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
Jun 01, 2024
Full Time
Introduction Effective June 16, 2024, the salary range for this job will change to $86,070.40 - $117,332.80 Do you have a passion for numbers and an inquisitive mind? If so, we'd love to meet you! The Budget Department is looking for an experienced analyst to join our team of professionals who work on the preparation, study and application of city budgets. Our team is an integral part of the city and performs duties involved in the research, statistical analysis and development of efficient financial systems. If you'd like to be a part of a great team and work to make a positive impact in the City of Scottsdale, we encourage you to apply! This recruitment requires you to attach your Cover Letter & Resume. The first review of applications will occur after 2 weeks. Minimum Qualifications Education and Experience A Bachelor's Degree in Economics, Finance, Accounting, Public Administration, or other business related fields from an accredited educational institution. Three years' professional experience in finance, management analysis, budgeting, accounting, or closely related field. An equivalent combination of education and job-related experience may substitute for the educational requirements on a year-for-year basis. Preferred: Master's Degree in Business Administration or Public Administration. Licensing, Certifications, and Other Requirements Every person employed by the City of Scottsdale shall reside in the State of Arizona during his or her active employment by the City, regardless of whether the employee is approved to remote work. Other pertinent licenses and/or certifications may be required of some positions depending on department/section assignment. Essential Functions Completes analyses regarding financial and operational issues, and assesses financial activities for funds. Prepares monthly and annual financial reports. Provides information to senior/city management to facilitate analysis of budget variances and financial trends. Participates in the planning, implementation and evaluation of the budget process and develops strategies and alternatives that focus on continuous improvement, innovation and change. Coordinates budget information from all parts of the organization and presents information in a fashion consistent with the intended user. Partners with departments on budget submissions for accuracy, completeness and compliance with pre-determined targets and goals. Prepares multi-year financial models, revenue and expenditure forecasts and financial trend analysis. Performs citywide / division budget development, monthly revenue and expenditure monitoring and variance reporting. Work Environment/Physical Demands The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position or that an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Work is performed in a City office environment. Lift and carry storage files and computer reports weighing up to 30 pounds. Operate a variety of standard office equipment including a computer, telephone, copy and fax machine requiring continuous and repetitive arm, hand, and eye movement. Travel to/from meetings and various City locations. Benefits Highlights: The City of Scottsdale offers a comprehensive benefits package including: 12 Paid Holidays, which includes 1 Floating Holiday Vacation Accrual; starts at 10.3 hours/month Sick Leave Accrual; 8 hours/month Medical (which includes behavioral health coverage), Dental and Vision Benefits City Paid Basic Life Insurance (equal to one times employee annual salary); option of Supplemental Life Insurance Tuition Reimbursement; $2,500/year Participation in the Arizona State Retirement System (ASRS) Defined benefit plan with mandatory employer and employee contributions currently at 12.29% which includes a Long-Term Disability benefit Supplemental Retirement Plans through Nationwide Pet Insurance Bilingual pay compensation Please visit the Benefits Information page for more information. Selection Process: The application and supplemental questions are an integral part of the selection process and must be completed in full in order for you to be considered as a candidate. Please complete each section and answer all questions as thoroughly as possible. DO NOT state "See Resume" in lieu of answering. Unanswered questions, incomplete responses, omissions, or partial information may result in disqualification from the selection process. Applicants whose education, training and experience most closely meet the needs of the position may be invited to participate in a selection process that may include a panel interview. Successful candidates will receive a post-offer, pre-employment background screening that may include: Fingerprinting search of the national FBI Database Criminal Background screening Click here to review the entire job description. The City of Scottsdale reserves the right to change this process at any time, potentially without advance notice. PLEASE NOTE: Years of experience are based on a work schedule of 2,080 hours per year for full-time positions and 1,040 hours per year for part-time positions, and while work experience may substitute for education on a year-for-year basis, depending upon the job classification, education may not be substituted for work experience. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: It is the policy of the city to provide employment opportunities to all persons based solely on ability, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or disability. When advised, reasonable accommodations will be made in order for an "otherwise qualified applicant" with a disability to participate in any phase of the recruitment process. Please contact Human Resources to request an accommodation. Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation by contacting HR Receptionist at (480) 312-2491. Requests should be made 24 hours in advance or as early as possible to allow time to arrange the accommodation. For TTY users, the Arizona Relay Service (1-800-367-8939) may contact HR Receptionist at (480) 312-2491. This position description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the position change. Closing Date/Time: 6/30/2024 11:59 PM Arizona
City of Scottsdale, Arizona Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
Jun 01, 2024
Full Time
Introduction Effective June 16, 2024, the salary range for this job will change to $100,568 - $135,844.80 The Budget Department is looking for a strong analyst who can perform a wide variety of highly complex technical and financial analysis, revenue forecasting, cost analysis, and research of economic and financial data. If this is you, we would love to talk with you! About the Position: Performs a wide variety of highly complex technical and financial analysis, revenue forecasting, cost analysis and research duties in support of fiscal strategic planning and the preparation and administration of the city's budget. This classification is responsible for researching and analyzing a wide variety of economic and financial data, interpreting the impact of economic trends on citywide budgets, and developing financial models, revenue projections, financial trend analyses and related recommendations. This recruitment requires you to attach your Cover Letter & Resume. The first review of applications will occur after 2 weeks. Minimum Qualifications Education and Experience Bachelor's Degree in Economics, Finance, Mathematics, or other related field from an accredited educational institution. Five years of professional experience performing complex financial, economic or technical research activities in finance, management analysis, budgeting, accounting, or a closely related field. An equivalent combination of education and job-related experience may substitute for the educational requirements on a year-for-year basis. Preferred: Master's Degree in a business-related field . Licensing, Certifications and Other Requirements Every person employed by the City of Scottsdale shall reside in the State of Arizona during his or her active employment by the City, regardless of whether the employee is approved to remote work. Other pertinent licenses and/or certifications may be required of some positions depending on department/section assignment. Other pertinent licenses and/or certifications may be required of some positions depending on division/department/service assignment. Essential Functions Performs duties and responsibilities commensurate with assigned functional area within a department(s) which may include, but are not limited to, any combination of the following: Performs highly technical financial and economic analyses, collects current and historical data, conducts research, develops forecasts and financial models to aid senior management in fiscal policy and budget strategy decisions. Conducts comprehensive analyses and reviews of major revenue sources and key cost drivers for trend analysis, budget development and capital planning purposes. Monitors city's financial performance through evaluating data from different sources, conducting scenario analysis to forecast fund balance, cash flows and financial policy requirements. Prepares monthly or ad-hoc reports and presentations for city management. Develops and updates 5-year financial forecasts for city's General Fund and other major funds and operations to aid in city's strategic and budget planning efforts. Develops and updates or assists with the development, update and review of enterprise rate models and other cost models that establish revenue requirements, cost allocation methodologies and recommendations for rates and fees. Participates in internal workgroups to provide analytical insights and support for city programs and initiatives. Work Environment/Physical Demands The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position or that an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Work is performed in a city office environment. Lift and carry storage files and computer reports weighing up to 30 pounds. Operate a variety of standard office equipment including a computer, telephone, copy and fax machine requiring continuous and repetitive arm, hand, and eye movement. Travel to/from meetings and various city locations. Click here to review the entire job description. Benefits Highlights: The City of Scottsdale offers a comprehensive benefits package including: 12 Paid Holidays, which includes 1 Floating Holiday Vacation Accrual; starts at 10.3 hours/month Sick Leave Accrual; 8 hours/month Medical (which includes behavioral health coverage), Dental and Vision Benefits City Paid Basic Life Insurance (equal to one times employee annual salary); option of Supplemental Life Insurance Tuition Reimbursement; $2,500/year Participation in the Arizona State Retirement System (ASRS) Defined benefit plan with mandatory employer and employee contributions currently at 12.29% which includes a Long-Term Disability benefit Supplemental Retirement Plans through Nationwide Pet Insurance Bilingual pay compensation Please visit the Benefits Information page for more information. Selection Process: The application and supplemental questions are an integral part of the selection process and must be completed in full in order for you to be considered as a candidate. Please complete each section and answer all questions as thoroughly as possible. DO NOT state "See resume" in lieu of answering. Unanswered questions, incomplete responses, omissions, or partial information may result in disqualification from the selection process. Applicants whose education, training and experience most closely meet the needs of the position may be invited to participate in a selection process to include a panel interview. Successful candidates will receive a post-offer, pre-employment background screening to include: Fingerprinting Criminal Background screening for the past 7 years The City of Scottsdale reserves the right to change this process at any time. PLEASE NOTE: Years of experience are based on a work schedule of 2,080 hours per year for full-time positions and 1,040 hours per year for part-time positions, and while work experience may substitute for education on a year-for-year basis, depending upon the job classification, education may not be substituted for work experience. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: It is the policy of the city to provide employment opportunities to all persons based solely on ability, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or disability. When advised reasonable accommodations will be made in order for an "otherwise qualified applicant" with a disability to participate in any phase of the recruitment process. Please contact Human Resources to request an accommodation. Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation by contacting HR Receptionist at (480) 312-2491. Requests should be made 24 hours in advance or as early as possible to allow time to arrange the accommodation. For TTY users, the Arizona Relay Service (1-800-367-8939) may contact HR Receptionist at (480) 312-2491. This position description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the position change. Closing Date/Time: 6/30/2024 11:59 PM Arizona
City of Scottsdale, Arizona Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
May 24, 2024
Full Time
Introduction Effective June 16, 2024, the salary range for this job will change to $26.68 - $40.09/hour. Performs skilled electrician work to install, alter, maintain, and repair electrical systems, equipment, and fixtures in accordance with standard practices of the electrical trade. Minimum Qualifications Education and Experience: A high school diploma or General Education Development (GED) equivalent from an accredited educational institution. Completion of a recognized four year electrical apprenticeship and at least five years of experience as an electrician. Any equivalent combination of education and/or job-related experience that meets the minimum qualifications may be substituted. Licensing, Certifications and Other Requirements: Must possess and maintain a valid, unrestricted driver's license with no major citations within the past 39 months prior to the start date. The Arizona Department of Motor Vehicles requires that out-of-state driver's licenses must be surrendered within 10 days of relocating to the State of Arizona. Every person employed by the City of Scottsdale shall reside in the State of Arizona during his or her active employment by the City, regardless of whether the employee is approved to remote work. Other pertinent licenses and/or certifications may be required of some positions depending on department/section assignment. Essential Functions Performs duties and responsibilities commensurate with assigned functional area which may include, but are not limited to, any combination of the following : Maintains, repairs, and installs electrical wiring and equipment up to 480 volts in both commercial and industrial facilities. Designs and fabricates wiring and industrial facilities. Installs and repairs street lighting and airport runway lighting systems. Lays out, plans, installs, maintains, and repairs electrical equipment such as: high current heaters, sprinkler controls, motor control circuits, alarm systems, public address systems, lighting circuits, heating and air conditioning circuits, photo and electrical eyes, and time clocks. Designs and installs switches and controllers for booster pump circuitry. Installs lighting facilities for park, basketball courts, tennis courts, and baseball fields; provides exterior and interior lighting for buildings and offices. Drives a vehicle to various City buildings to perform assigned tasks. Work Environment/Physical Demands The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position or that an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Seldom sedentary and includes walking or moving. Bend and stoop repeatedly; good hand/eye coordination. Climb ladders or steps to reach work areas. Work at heights greater than ten (10) feet. Remain in a standing position for extended periods of time. Make precise arm-hand positioning movements (i.e., operates an electric hand drill); lift arms above shoulder level to work in various areas. Exposure to dust, noise, inclement weather, and temperature extremes. Measure distances with a tape measure or other measuring device. Work in small, cramped areas such as ceiling crawl spaces, equipment enclosures, closets, etc. Travel across rough, uneven, or rocky surfaces; climbing elevations. Operate and care for a variety of shop equipment and hand tools used in electrician trade. Lift and move objects weighting up to 50 pounds long distances (more than 20 feet). Perceive the full range of the color spectrum. Operate a two-way radio and a variety of standard office equipment including: computer, telephone, calculator, copy and fax machines requiring continuous and repetitive arm, hand, and eye movement. Operate a motor vehicle to travel to/from various locations. Act as a "standby" electrician for responding to emergency calls after normal working hours. To view the full job description, work environment and physical demands, click here . Benefits Highlights: The City of Scottsdale offers a comprehensive benefits package including: 12 Paid Holidays, which includes 1 Floating Holiday Vacation Accrual; starts at 10.3 hours/month Sick Leave Accrual; 8 hours/month Medical (which includes behavioral health coverage), Dental and Vision Benefits City Paid Basic Life Insurance (equal to one times employee annual salary); option of Supplemental Life Insurance Tuition Reimbursement; $2,500/year Participation in the Arizona State Retirement System (ASRS) Defined benefit plan with mandatory employer and employee contributions currently at 12.29% which includes a Long-Term Disability benefit Supplemental Retirement Plans through Nationwide; 457 Pet Insurance Bilingual pay compensation Please visit the Benefits Information page for more information. Selection Process: The application and supplemental questions are an integral part of the selection process and must be completed in full in order for you to be considered as a candidate. Please complete each section and answer all questions as thoroughly as possible. DO NOT state "See Resume" in lieu of answering. Unanswered questions, incomplete responses, omissions, or partial information may result in disqualification from the selection process. Applicants whose education, training and experience most closely meet the needs of the position may be invited to participate in a selection process that may include a panel interview. Successful candidates will receive a post-offer, pre-employment background screening that may include: Fingerprinting search of the national FBI Database Criminal Background screening Drug Screen 39-Month Motor Vehicle Department Records Check The City of Scottsdale reserves the right to change this process at any time, potentially without advance notice. PLEASE NOTE: Years of experience are based on a work schedule of 2,080 hours per year for full-time positions and 1,040 hours per year for part-time positions, and while work experience may substitute for education on a year-for-year basis, depending upon the job classification, education may not be substituted for work experience. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY : It is the policy of the city to provide employment opportunities to all persons based solely on ability, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or disability. When advised, reasonable accommodations will be made in order for an "otherwise qualified applicant" with a disability to participate in any phase of the recruitment process. Please contact Human Resources to request an accommodation. Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation by contacting HR Receptionist at (480) 312-2491. Requests should be made 24 hours in advance or as early as possible to allow time to arrange the accommodation. For TTY users, the Arizona Relay Service (1-800-367-8939) may contact HR Receptionist at (480) 312-2491 This position description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the position change. Closing Date/Time: 6/20/2024 11:59 PM Arizona
City of Scottsdale, Arizona Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
May 22, 2024
Full Time
Introduction The Police Polygraph Examiner administers pre-employment and criminal polygraph examinations. Minimum Qualifications Education and Experience: A high school diploma or General Educational Development (GED) equivalent, and graduation from a polygraph school that is accredited by the American Polygraph Association (A.P.A.). Three years of experience as a Legal Enforcement Examiner or five years of experience as a Private Examiner. Any equivalent combination of education and/or job-related experience that meets the minimum qualifications may be substituted. Licensing, Certifications, and Other Requirements: Other pertinent licenses and/or certifications may be required of some positions depending on division/department/service assignment. Every person employed by the City of Scottsdale shall reside in the State of Arizona during his or her active employment by the City, regardless of whether the employee is approved to remote work. Other pertinent licenses and/or certifications may be required of some positions depending on division/department service assignment. Preferred Education/Experience: Minimum of thirty (30) hours of continuing education in the field of polygraphy every two (2) years since graduating from an accredited polygraph school. Be a full member in good standing with the American Polygraph Association (APA) and/or the American Association of Police Polygraphists (AAPP). Ability to: Maintain confidentiality and security of records. Comprehend and follow personnel management practices. Understand and apply elements of a crime and be able to determine if criminal cases meet standards for the administration of the polygraph test; advise investigators about legal limitations and individual rights regarding polygraph tests. Comprehend and make inferences based on written materials, formulate polygraph examination interrogatories from Police case files and interviews with investigators and witnesses. Make mathematical calculations and draw logical conclusions. Provide thoughtful and thorough analysis. Listen, communicate, and work effectively with a diverse group of people. Prepare concise and thorough written reports of information obtained during the interview process and communicate findings with end users. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with: City staff, other law enforcement agencies, and the general public. Testify in Court and administrative hearings. Complete OSHA/safety training as required. Perform other duties as assigned. Essential Functions Performs duties and responsibilities commensurate with assigned functional area which may include, but are not limited to, any combination of the following: Administers pre-employment polygraph and criminal polygraph examinations for the Police or other City departments. Conducts interviews with diverse cross-section of society. Coordinates placing of polygraph physiological attachments and in the operation of electronically-enhanced polygraph instruments. Places polygraph physiological attachments on the person to whom the test is being administered. Properly operates electronically enhanced polygraph instruments. Interprets and evaluates polygraph charts. Produces written reports for clients, based on examination results. Maintains a complete log and file of all persons examined. Performs maintenance, troubleshooting repairs, and calibrations of electronically-enhanced polygraph instruments and attachments. Work Environment/Physical Demands Most work is performed in a City office environment and polygraph room. Distinguish full range of color spectrum. Make minor repairs and adjustments to the polygraph equipment. Perform examinations in a small space. Sit for extended periods of time. Operate polygraph equipment. Lift and carry materials weighing up to 50 pounds. Operate a variety of standard office equipment including: computer, telephone, calculator, copy and fax machines requiring continuous and repetitive arm, hand, and eye movement. Benefits Highlights: The City of Scottsdale offers a comprehensive benefits package including: 12 Paid Holidays, which includes 1 Floating Holiday Vacation Accrual; starts at 10.3 hours/month Sick Leave Accrual; 8 hours/month Medical (which includes behavioral health coverage), Dental and Vision Benefits City Paid Basic Life Insurance (equal to one times employee annual salary); option of Supplemental Life Insurance Tuition Reimbursement; $2,500/year Participation in the Arizona State Retirement System (ASRS) Defined benefit plan with mandatory employer and employee contributions currently at 12.29% which includes a Long-Term Disability benefit Supplemental Retirement Plans through Nationwide; 457 Pet Insurance Bilingual pay compensation Please visit the Benefits Information page for more information. Selection Process: The application and supplemental questions are an integral part of the selection process and must be completed in full in order for you to be considered as a candidate. Please complete each section and answer all questions as thoroughly as possible. DO NOT state "See Resume" in lieu of answering. Unanswered questions, incomplete responses, omissions, or partial information may result in disqualification from the selection process. Applicants whose education, training and experience most closely meet the needs of the position may be invited to participate in a selection process that may include a panel interview. Successful candidates will receive a post-offer, pre-employment background screening that may include: Fingerprinting search of the national FBI Database Criminal Background screening Drug Screen 39-Month Motor Vehicle Department Records Check Psychological Examination Polygraph test The City of Scottsdale reserves the right to change this process at any time, potentially without advance notice. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY : It is the policy of the city to provide employment opportunities to all persons based solely on ability, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or disability. When advised, reasonable accommodations will be made in order for an "otherwise qualified applicant" with a disability to participate in any phase of the recruitment process. Please contact Human Resources to request an accommodation. Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation by contacting HR at (480) 312-2491. Requests should be made 24 hours in advance or as early as possible to allow time to arrange the accommodation. For TTY users, the Arizona Relay Service (1-800-367-8939) may contact HR Receptionist at (480) 312-2491. This position description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the position change. Closing Date/Time: 6/21/2024 11:59 PM Arizona
City of Scottsdale, Arizona Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
May 21, 2024
Full Time
Introduction The Senior Stormwater Engineer classification primarily performs professional engineering review of private development and City infrastructure projects for stormwater related issues. The position also participates with management of drainage and flood control studies, manages the City's floodplains regulations and provides technical assistance to other city departments. This posting may be open until filled. First review of applications is June 3, 2024 Minimum Qualifications Education and Experience Requires a Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering or a closely related field from an accredited educational institution. Six years of progressively responsible experience in the design, review or management of work related to stormwater, drainage, and hydrology/hydraulics. Any equivalent combination of education and/or job-related experience that meets the minimum qualifications may be substituted Licensing, Certifications and Other Requirements Registration as a Professional Engineer with the Arizona State Board of Technical Registration, OR by the technical board of another state with the ability to obtain Arizona Registration through reciprocity within 6 months of employment. A Certified Floodplain Manager credential from the Association of State Floodplain Managers is required within 18 months of hire is required. Every person employed by the City of Scottsdale shall reside in the State of Arizona during his or her active employment by the City, regardless of whether the employee is approved to remote work. Essential Functions Performs duties and responsibilities commensurate with assigned functional area which may include, but are not limited to, any combination of the following: Reviews and provide comments on plans, reports and other documentation for preliminary and final development and infrastructure proposals and determine the nature and extent of impacts to City facilities and private lands. Represents the City in meetings with engineers, developers, owners and architects to communicate and resolve issues relating to the review of development proposals and plans. Acts as technical reviewer on Area Drainage Master Studies/Plans, drainage and flood control studies, design concept reports and capital improvement projects and participates in related project meetings. Reviews complex stormwater management systems for proposed new development. Conducts and implements flood plain management principles and practices in accordance with Federal Emergency Management Agency regulations and City's Stormwater and Floodplain Management Ordinance. Performs technical review of hydrologic models such as HEC-1 / HEC-HMS /FLO-2D Performs technical review of hydraulic models such as HEC-2 / HEC-RAS / FLO -2D Performs technical review of scour and sediment transport evaluations and models Serves as a primary point of contact for stormwater and drainage issues throughout the City. Work Environment/Physical Demands Most work is performed in a City office environment. Travel to/from meetings, field visits and various other locations. To view the full job description, work environment and physical demands, click here . Located in the beautiful Sonoran Desert, Scottsdale, Arizona is bordered by Phoenix to the west and the McDowell Mountains on the east. Scottsdale is annually rated among the nation's most desirable communities to live in, visit and do business in. Check out more about Scottsdale . Benefits Highlights: The City of Scottsdale offers a comprehensive benefits package including: 12 Paid Holidays, which includes 1 Floating Holiday Vacation Accrual; starts at 10.3 hours/month Sick Leave Accrual; 8 hours/month Medical (which includes behavioral health coverage), Dental and Vision Benefits City Paid Basic Life Insurance (equal to one times employee annual salary); option of Supplemental Life Insurance Tuition Reimbursement; $2,500/year Participation in the Arizona State Retirement System (ASRS) Defined benefit plan with mandatory employer and employee contributions currently at 12.29% which includes a Long-Term Disability benefit Supplemental Retirement Plans through Nationwide; 457 Pet Insurance Bilingual pay compensation Please visit the Benefits Information page for more information. Selection Process: The application and supplemental questions are an integral part of the selection process and must be completed in full in order for you to be considered as a candidate. Please complete each section and answer all questions as thoroughly as possible. DO NOT state "See Resume" in lieu of answering. Unanswered questions, incomplete responses, omissions, or partial information may result in disqualification from the selection process. Applicants whose education, training and experience most closely meet the needs of the position may be invited to participate in a selection process that may include a panel interview. Successful candidates will receive a post-offer, pre-employment background screening that may include: Fingerprinting search of the national FBI Database Criminal Background screening The City of Scottsdale reserves the right to change this process at any time, potentially without advance notice. PLEASE NOTE: Years of experience are based on a work schedule of 2,080 hours per year for full-time positions and 1,040 hours per year for part-time positions, and while work experience may substitute for education on a year-for-year basis, depending upon the job classification, education may not be substituted for work experience. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: It is the policy of the city to provide employment opportunities to all persons based solely on ability, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or disability. When advised, reasonable accommodations will be made in order for an "otherwise qualified applicant" with a disability to participate in any phase of the recruitment process. Please contact Human Resources to request an accommodation. Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation by contacting HR at (480) 312-2491. Requests should be made 24 hours in advance or as early as possible to allow time to arrange the accommodation. For TTY users, the Arizona Relay Service (1-800-367-8939) may contact HR at (480) 312-2491. This position description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the position change. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Scottsdale, Arizona Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
May 08, 2024
Full Time
Introduction At Scottsdale Water, we pride ourselves on delivering superior quality water and service to the Scottsdale community. Our employees ensure a safe, sustainable drinking water system, operate an innovative water reclamation system and help Scottsdale Water consistently maintain its position as one of the nation's most advanced and efficient water utilities. We value our employees and challenge them to constantly improve how we do business. Our team is made up of professionals from all disciplines - engineering, finance, operations, laboratory science, chemistry, public relations, hydrology, customer service, electrical, maintenance and so much more. To be directed to the Scottsdale Water Careers webpage, click here . About The Position The Water Treatment Plant Operator II performs intermediate-level operational tasks involved in the operation and maintenance of the City's wastewater treatment plant equipment and processes. Minimum Qualifications Education and Experience: A High School diploma or General Educational Development (GED) equivalent. Two years' experience in the operation of advanced, complex water and/or wastewater treatment facility. Experience with advanced computerized systems utilized in water and/or wastewater treatment facilities. Experience in mechanical and electrical trouble shooting. OR : Satisfactory completion of the Scottsdale Water/Wastewater Treatment Operator Apprentice Program or one year as a Scottsdale Water/Wastewater Operator I will meet the required years of experience for the Water/Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator II. Licensing, Certifications and Other Requirements: Must possess and maintain a valid, unrestricted driver's license with no major citations within the past 39 months prior to the start date. The Arizona Department of Motor Vehicles requires that out-of-state driver's licenses must be surrendered within 10 days of relocating to the State of Arizona. Every person employed by the City of Scottsdale shall reside in the State of Arizona during his or her active employment by the City, regardless of whether the employee is approved to remote work. Wastewater Assignment: Must possess upon hire or promotion and maintain a Grade 2 operator certification from the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality within the discipline of Wastewater Treatment. Other pertinent licenses and/or certifications may be required of some positions depending on department/section assignment. Essential Functions Performs duties and responsibilities commensurate with assigned functional area which may include, but are not limited to, any combination of the following: Maintains and operates plant equipment and processes related to water, wastewater and advanced water treatment systems on an assigned shift. Prioritizes activities between the different treatment facilities and systems, including the operation of valves, gates, pumps, and machinery manually, locally in automatic mode or remote via computerized control strategy. Samples and analyzes influents/effluents, source water/product water, feed water, and permeate to detect quality variations, interpret laboratory results, reading sheets, process test, computerized data, and information trends to identify variations in flow and water quality and make appropriate changes. Oversees operation of an assigned treatment facility to maintain day to day operation necessary to meet all required Local, State and Federal regulations pertaining to the production of reuse, ground injection and potable water and comply with prescribed operating and safety standards. Uses a variety of standard testing procedures to determine problems and any adjustments needed in the treatment process. Work Environment/Physical Demands The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position or that an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Most work is performed in plant/field settings, with occasional work done in an office environment. Operate equipment used in a modern conventional water or wastewater treatment plant. Perform laboratory procedures and maintenance functions requiring manual dexterity and precision movements. Works with highly hazardous chemicals such as chlorine, sulfuric acid and sulfur dioxide following strict Arizona Department of Occupational Safety and Health (ADOSH) and Water Resources departmental guidelines. Operate a variety of equipment and machinery requiring continuous or repetitive arm and hand movements. Enter data into a terminal to calculate chemical usage. Use common hand tools such as: hammers, screwdrivers and pliers to operate equipment and perform maintenance tasks. Clean work area and equipment. Work around or uses potentially hazardous materials requiring the use of specialized equipment. Lift and carry materials weighing up to 50 pounds both short and long distances. Lift and carry heavy (up to 100 pounds or more with assistance) equipment, drums and chemicals for distances of 20 feet or more with the assistance of a hand cart or power equipment. Exert moderate, though not constant physical effort, typically involving some combination of climbing and balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, crawling, climbing stairs, lifting, carrying, pushing and/or pulling of objects and materials of moderate weight (12-20 pounds). Visual and muscular dexterity to operate a motor vehicle, equipment, hand tools and computer. Seldom sedentary and includes walking or moving. Work sometimes involves climbing elevations; requires moderate muscular exertion and lifting. Moderate exposure to dirt, dust, pollen, odors, wetness, humidity, rain, temperature and noise extremes, fumes, hazardous materials, machinery, vibrations, electric currents, traffic hazards, water hazards, bright/dim light, toxic agents, disease or pathogenic substances. Operate a variety of standard office equipment including a computer, telephone, calculator, copy and fax machines requiring continuous and repetitive arm, hand, and eye movement. Drive a city vehicle between the different treatment facilities and systems. Work rotating shifts, weekends, overtime and a call-out schedule. To view the full job description, work environment and physical demands, click here . Benefits Highlights: The City of Scottsdale offers a comprehensive benefits package including: • 12 Paid Holidays, which includes 1 Floating Holiday • Vacation Accrual; starts at 10.3 hours/month • Sick Leave Accrual; 8 hours/month • Medical (which includes behavioral health coverage), Dental and Vision Benefits • City Paid Basic Life Insurance (equal to one times employee annual salary); option of Supplemental Life Insurance • Tuition Reimbursement; $2,500/year • Participation in the Arizona State Retirement System (ASRS) Defined benefit plan with mandatory employer and employee contributions currently at 12.29% which includes a Long-Term Disability benefit • Supplemental Retirement Plans through Nationwide; 457 • Pet Insurance • Bilingual pay compensation Please visit the Benefits Information page for more information. Selection Process: The application and supplemental questions are an integral part of the selection process and must be completed in full in order for you to be considered as a candidate. Please complete each section and answer all questions as thoroughly as possible. DO NOT state "See Resume" in lieu of answering. Unanswered questions, incomplete responses, omissions, or partial information may result in disqualification from the selection process. Applicants whose education, training and experience most closely meet the needs of the position may be invited to participate in a selection process that may include a panel interview. Successful candidates will receive a post-offer, pre-employment background screening that may include: • Fingerprinting search of the national FBI Database • Criminal Background screening • Drug Screen • 39-Month Motor Vehicle Department Records Check The City of Scottsdale reserves the right to change this process at any time, potentially without advance notice. PLEASE NOTE: Years of experience are based on a work schedule of 2,080 hours per year for full-time positions and 1,040 hours per year for part-time positions, and while work experience may substitute for education on a year-for-year basis, depending upon the job classification, education may not be substituted for work experience. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: It is the policy of the city to provide employment opportunities to all persons based solely on ability, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or disability. When advised, reasonable accommodations will be made in order for an "otherwise qualified applicant" with a disability to participate in any phase of the recruitment process. Please contact Human Resources to request an accommodation. Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation by contacting HR at (480) 312-2491. Requests should be made 24 hours in advance or as early as possible to allow time to arrange the accommodation. For TTY users, the Arizona Relay Service (1-800-367-8939) may contact HR at (480) 312-2491. This position description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the position change. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Scottsdale, Arizona Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
Apr 19, 2024
Full Time
Introduction Under direct oversight from Water/Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator II or III, the W/WW Treatment Plant Apprentice performs a variety of skilled work in the operation and maintenance of the City's water or wastewater treatment plant equipment and processes. The Water/Wastewater Treatment Plant Apprenticeship classification is intended as a two year training program within the Water Resources Department. Upon satisfactory completion of the two year program, the successful candidate will be fully qualified as a Water/Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator II, capable of assuming all duties and responsibilities associated with operation of the treatment works within the Water Resources Division. Please note: There are two positions available; one in Water Treatment and one in Wastewater Treatment. This position will be required to work various shifts to include nights, weekends, and holidays. Starting salary is $20.18/hour Incremental increases based on strict performance goals outlined within the Apprenticeship program: Approximately 6 months from hire date increase to $20.90/hour Approximately 12 months from hire date increase to $21.94/hour Approximately 18 months from hire date increase to $23.90/hour Those who meet the minimum qualifications for this position may be invited to an Information Session. More information about the sessions will be provided to those who meet the minimum qualifications at a later date. Minimum Qualifications Education and Experience: No experience required for this position. A High School diploma or General Education Development (GED) certificate. Satisfactory completion (C or above) in two or more of the following areas: science, biology, chemistry, or related field at the high school or college level from an accredited educational institution. Satisfactory completion (C or above) of MAT 102 and ENG 101 or higher at the high school or college level administered by an accredited educational institution. Licensing, Certifications and Other Requirements: All Assignments: Must possess and maintain a valid, unrestricted driver's license with no major citations within the past 39 months prior to the start date. The Arizona Department of Motor Vehicles requires that out-of-state driver's licenses must be surrendered within 10 days of relocating to the State of Arizona. This position requires satisfactory results of a pre-employment drug screen and a pre-employment medical exam that includes an audiogram and vision test, and depending on assignment, a pulmonary/respiratory exam. Every person employed by the City of Scottsdale shall reside in the State of Arizona during his or her active employment by the City, regardless of whether the employee is approved to remote work. Must meet the following conditions within 24 months as written within an approved performance plan: Obtain a Grade 2 in Water Treatment or Wastewater Treatment from the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ). Obtain Wastewater or Water Treatment Plant Operation Specialist Certification from California State University Sacramento Office of Water Programs. Complete 40-hour HAZWOPER training. Complete CPR/AED training. Complete all necessary safety training as written in performance plan or assigned. Complete 2,000 hours of on the job contact training hours as specifically detailed in assigned Performance Plan. Must maintain performance level achieving all performance expectations as outlined to remain within the Apprenticeship Program and be eligible for assignment to the position of a Water or Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator II. Water Assignment: Must obtain a Grade I operator certification from the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality within the discipline of Water Treatment within 12 months of hire or promotion. Wastewater Assignment: Must obtain a Grade I operator certification from the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality within the discipline of Wastewater Treatment within 12 months of hire or promotion. Essential Functions Performs duties and responsibilities commensurate with assigned functional area within a Division which may include, but are not limited to, any combination of the following: Maintains and operates plant equipment and processes related to water or wastewater treatment systems on an assigned shift. Prioritizes activities between the different treatment processes and systems, including the operation of valves, gates, pumps and machinery manually, locally in automatic mode or remote via computerized control strategy. Samples and analyzes influents/effluents, source water/product water, feed water and permeate to detect quality variations, interpret laboratory results, reading sheets, process tests, computerized data and information trends to identify variations in flow and water quality and make appropriate changes. Oversees operation of an assigned treatment facility to maintain day to day operation necessary to meet all required Local, State and Federal regulations pertaining to the production of reuse, ground injection or potable water and comply with prescribed operating and safety standards. Uses a variety of standard testing procedures to determine problems and any adjustments needed in the treatment process. Conducts tours of facilities; responds to plant emergencies; and maintains a safe, clean and orderly work environment. Performs and assists maintenance staff and basic facility maintenance of assigned facility as directed. Drives a city vehicle between the different treatment facilities and systems to operate and maintain plant equipment and processes, including the operation of valves, gates, pumps, and machinery manually, locally in automatic mode as well as remote via computerized control strategy. Work Environment/Physical Demands The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position or that an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Most work is performed in plant/field settings, with occasional work done in an office environment. Operate equipment used in a modern water or wastewater treatment plant. Perform laboratory procedures and maintenance functions requiring manual dexterity and precision movements. Works with highly hazardous chemicals such as chlorine, sulfuric acid and sulfur dioxide following strict ADOSH and Water Resources departmental guidelines. Operate a variety of equipment and machinery requiring continuous or repetitive arm and hand movements. Enter data into a terminal to calculate chemical usage. Use common hand tools such as: hammers, screwdrivers and pliers to operate equipment and perform maintenance tasks. Clean work area and equipment. Work around or uses potentially hazardous materials requiring the use of specialized equipment. Ability to lift and carry materials weighing up to 50 pounds for distances up to 25 feet. Perceive and discriminate colors or shades of colors, sounds, odor, depth and visual cues or signals. Exert moderate, though not constant physical effort, typically involving some combination of climbing and balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching and crawling, climbing stairs, lifting, carrying, pushing and/or pulling. Visual and muscular dexterity to operate a motor vehicle, equipment, hand tools and computer. Seldom sedentary and includes walking or moving. Work sometimes involves climbing elevations; requires moderate muscular exertion and lifting. Moderate exposure to dirt, dust, pollen, odors, wetness, humidity, rain, temperature and noise extremes, fumes, hazardous materials, machinery, vibrations, electric currents, traffic hazards, water hazards, bright/dim light, toxic agents, disease or pathogenic substances. Operate a variety of standard office equipment including a computer terminal, telephone, 10-key calculator, copy and fax machine requiring continuous and repetitive arm, hand and eye movement. Drive a city vehicle between the different treatment facilities and systems. Work rotating shifts, weekends and a call-out schedule. To view the full job description, work environment and physical demands, click here . Benefits Highlights: The City of Scottsdale offers a comprehensive benefits package including: • 12 Paid Holidays, which includes 1 Floating Holiday • Vacation Accrual; starts at 10.3 hours/month • Sick Leave Accrual; 8 hours/month • Medical (which includes behavioral health coverage), Dental and Vision Benefits • City Paid Basic Life Insurance (equal to one times employee annual salary); option of Supplemental Life Insurance • Tuition Reimbursement; $2,500/year • Participation in the Arizona State Retirement System (ASRS) Defined benefit plan with mandatory employer and employee contributions currently at 12.29% which includes a Long-Term Disability benefit • Supplemental Retirement Plans through Nationwide; 457 • Pet Insurance • Bilingual pay compensation Please visit the Benefits Information page for more information. Selection Process: The application and supplemental questions are an integral part of the selection process and must be completed in full in order for you to be considered as a candidate. Please complete each section and answer all questions as thoroughly as possible. DO NOT state "See Resume" in lieu of answering. Unanswered questions, incomplete responses, omissions, or partial information may result in disqualification from the selection process. Applicants whose education, training and experience most closely meet the needs of the position may be invited to participate in a selection process that may include a panel interview. Successful candidates will receive a post-offer, pre-employment background screening that may include: • Fingerprinting search of the national FBI Database • Criminal Background screening • Drug Screen • 39-Month Motor Vehicle Department Records Check The City of Scottsdale reserves the right to change this process at any time, potentially without advance notice. PLEASE NOTE: Years of experience are based on a work schedule of 2,080 hours per year for full-time positions and 1,040 hours per year for part-time positions, and while work experience may substitute for education on a year-for-year basis, depending upon the job classification, education may not be substituted for work experience. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: It is the policy of the city to provide employment opportunities to all persons based solely on ability, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or disability. When advised, reasonable accommodations will be made in order for an "otherwise qualified applicant" with a disability to participate in any phase of the recruitment process. Please contact Human Resources to request an accommodation. Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation by contacting HR at (480) 312-2491. Requests should be made 24 hours in advance or as early as possible to allow time to arrange the accommodation. For TTY users, the Arizona Relay Service (1-800-367-8939) may contact HR at (480) 312-2491. This position description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the position change . Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Scottsdale, Arizona Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
Apr 11, 2024
Full Time
Introduction At Scottsdale Water, we pride ourselves on delivering superior quality water and service to the Scottsdale community. Our employees ensure a safe, sustainable drinking water system, operate an innovative water reclamation system and help Scottsdale Water consistently maintain its position as one of the nation's most advanced and efficient water utilities. We value our employees and challenge them to constantly improve how we do business. Our team is made up of professionals from all disciplines - engineering, finance, operations, laboratory science, chemistry, public relations, hydrology, customer service, electrical, maintenance and so much more. About The Position The Water Services Worker II performs skilled work in the installation, maintenance, and repair of the water lines in the distribution system, and occasionally sewer lines in the wastewater collection system. Please Note: Review of applications will be held weekly; the posting will be closed when a sufficient number of applications have been received. Minimum Qualifications Education and Experience: A High School diploma or General Educational Development (GED) equivalent. One year experience in the construction or active maintenance of water distribution system(s) or large irrigation system(s), including pipe repair and replacement, and valve maintenance; and/or plumbing construction and repair or the construction of other underground utilities, including gas, cable or electrical repair. Six months' experience as a Water Meter Technician, OR six months' experience as a Scottsdale Water Services Worker (WSW) I will meet the experience requirements for the Water Services Worker II. Licensing, Certifications, and Other Requirements: The Scottsdale Water Resources Division offers an Operator Certification Incentive Program up to $750.00 per certification for those employees who obtain certifications above what is required of their positions. The department recognizes the intrinsic value of operator certifications and the added value to the city of having a workforce that possess them. Must possess and maintain a valid, unrestricted driver's license with no major citations within the past 39 months prior to the start date. The Arizona Department of Motor Vehicles requires that out-of-state driver's licenses must be surrendered within 10 days of relocating to the State of Arizona. Must possess or obtain within six months of hire or promotion and maintain a Grade 1 operator certification from the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality within the discipline of Water Distribution. Must possess or obtain within six months of promotion or hire and maintain a valid Class "A" Commercial Driver License (CDL) with the tanker endorsement. Must maintain a valid CDL with appropriate endorsements and will be subject to unannounced alcohol and drug testing as required by law. Employees may be promoted from the WSW I job classification into the WSW II job classification if they have a minimum of six months' experience as a City of Scottsdale WSW I AND possess a valid Grade 1 Operator certification and a valid Class A CDL with Tanker endorsement. Every person employed by the City of Scottsdale shall reside in the State of Arizona during his or her active employment by the City, regardless of whether the employee is approved to remote work. Other pertinent licenses and/or certifications may be required of some positions depending on department/section assignment. Essential Functions Qualifies for a DOT Medical Certification Card on a regular basis as determined by the authorizing DOT physician as appropriate to the job assignment. Maintains, repairs, replaces and adds to the water distribution and transmission system pipes, valves, hydrants, laterals and various other appurtenances. Changes out meters and performs routine valve and hydrant maintenance. Operates a backhoe or other equipment to excavate damaged water and sewer lines if required. Performs water main shutdowns and notifies affected customers when water outages are necessary to perform system work. Performs water line repair tapping and valve installation; tests water lines and refills trenches; repairs streets and sidewalks damaged during excavation. Operates a high velocity sewer cleaning truck for excavation or line clearing. Adjusts manhole cover heights and performs sewer line and lateral repairs. Restores excavated landscaped areas to prior existing conditions. Observes and monitors data to determine compliance with prescribed operating and safety standards. Complies with all OSHA safety standards including Confined Space Entry, Trenching and Shoring, and Traffic Barricade set up. Communicates with citizens, contractors, and staff members in a professional and cordial manner. Work Environment/Physical Demands Work in trenches, manholes, and other confined and cramped spaces that may be muddy or in standing water. Lift and carry or drag heavy objects (up to 50 pounds) both short and long distances. Work in adverse conditions including extreme heat and cold, wind, rain, and loud noise. Exposure to dust, dirt, pollen, and traffic hazards. Drive a City vehicle or equipment maintaining constant vigilance to the road and surrounding area. Standard workweek is 10-hour days for 4 days/week. Work rotating weekend shifts, holidays, and a call-out schedule. The City of Scottsdale offers a comprehensive benefits package including: 12 Paid Holidays, which includes 1 Floating Holiday Vacation Accrual; starts at 10.3 hours/month Sick Leave Accrual; 8 hours/month Medical (which includes behavioral health coverage), Dental and Vision Benefits City Paid Basic Life Insurance (equal to one times employee annual salary); option of Supplemental Life Insurance Tuition Reimbursement; $2,500/year Participation in the Arizona State Retirement System (ASRS) Defined benefit plan with mandatory employer and employee contributions currently at 12.29% which includes a Long-Term Disability benefit Supplemental 457 Retirement Plans through Nationwide Pet Insurance Bilingual pay compensation For a more detailed overview of the employee benefits, click here . Selection Process: Applicants whose education, training and experience most closely meet the needs of this position may be invited to participate in a selection process to include oral board interview and skills assessment. Final selection is contingent upon a background check which includes: Fingerprinting Criminal Background screening Drug Testing Motor Vehicle Department Records Check Click here to view the entire job description. The City of Scottsdale reserves the right to change this process at any time, potentially without advance notice. PLEASE NOTE: Years of experience are based on a work schedule of 2,080 hours per year for full-time positions and 1,040 hours per year for part-time positions, and while work experience may substitute for education on a year-for-year basis, depending upon the job classification, education may not be substituted for work experience. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: It is the policy of the city to provide employment opportunities to all persons based solely on ability, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or disability. When advised, reasonable accommodations will be made in order for an "otherwise qualified applicant" with a disability to participate in any phase of the recruitment process. Please contact Human Resources to request an accommodation. Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation by contacting HR at (480) 312-2491. Requests should be made 24 hours in advance or as early as possible to allow time to arrange the accommodation. For TTY users, the Arizona Relay Service (1-800-367-8939) may contact HR at (480) 312-2491. This position description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the position change. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Scottsdale, Arizona Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
Mar 21, 2024
Full Time
Introduction Effective June 16, 2024, the salary range for this job will change to $24.42 - $32.99/hour. **This job posting is being extended and may remain open until the position is filled. Applications will be reviewed periodically and interviews may be conducted periodically. If you have already submitted an application, it will still be considered once this extension of the posting closes and you do not need to submit a new application unless you wish to update the information submitted.** he Street Striping Tech - CDL classification performs quality skilled work in the maintenance, repair, alteration, and installation of street markings and symbols. Minimum Qualifications Education and Experience: A high school diploma or General Educational Development (GED) equivalent. Three years of related experience. Any equivalent combination of education and/or job-related experience that meets the minimum qualifications may be substituted. Licensing, Certifications and Other Requirements: Must possess and maintain a valid, unrestricted Arizona driver's license with no major citations within the past 39 months prior to the start date. Must possess or obtain a Class "B" Commercial Driver License (CDL) within six months of their date of hire or promotion and will be subject to unannounced alcohol and drug testing as required by law. Preferred: American Traffic Safety Services Association (ATSSA) Traffic Control Technician Certification or International Municipal Signal Association (IMSA) Work Zone Temporary Traffic Control Technician Certification. Every person employed by the City of Scottsdale shall reside in the State of Arizona during his or her active employment by the City, regardless of whether the employee is approved to remote work. Other pertinent licenses and/or certifications may be required of some positions depending on department/section assignment. Essential Functions Performs duties and responsibilities commensurate with assigned functional area which may include, but are not limited to, any combination of the following: Qualifies for a DOT Medical Certification Card on a regular basis as determined by the authorizing DOT physician as appropriate to the job assignment. Operates a motor vehicle in order to perform a variety of tasks, including the operation and maintenance of an airless roadway striping machine and the painting of pavement messages and crosswalks. Operates both front and rear controls of roadway striper. Uses special application equipment for crosswalk markings and parking stall painting. Paints curbs, islands, and pavement messages on heavily traveled streets. Maintains and repairs paint application equipment. Performs layout of roadway striping per plans or from measurements of existing striping. Sets up traffic control for large striping operations and controls traffic during routine striping and crosswalk marking. Work Environment/Physical Demands WORK ENVIRONMENT/PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Work performed in various maintenance settings. Seldom sedentary and includes walking or moving. Work sometimes involves: climbing ladders and working at heights greater than ten (10) feet, bending and stooping repeatedly, lifting arms above head, and moderate muscular exertion and lifting. Exposure to dust, pollen, noise, inclement weather, temperature extremes, and unpleasant odors. Visual and muscular dexterity to operate: equipment, hand tools, computer, telephone, and two-way radio. Skillfully maneuver small objects. Operate and use carpentry, masonry, construction, maintenance tools, medium and heavy equipment including: concrete mixer, concrete saw, concrete grinder, chop saws, skip loaders, and other types of concrete finishing tools. Lift and carry materials weighing up to 50 pounds. Sit for extended periods of time while driving a City vehicle or equipment maintaining constant vigilance to the surrounding area. Travel to/from meetings and various locations. To view the full job description, work environment and physical demands, click here . Benefits Highlights: The City of Scottsdale offers a comprehensive benefits package including: 12 Paid Holidays, which includes 1 Floating Holiday Vacation Accrual; starts at 10.3 hours/month Sick Leave Accrual; 8 hours/month Medical (which includes behavioral health coverage), Dental and Vision Benefits City Paid Basic Life Insurance (equal to one times employee annual salary); option of Supplemental Life Insurance Tuition Reimbursement; $2,500/year Participation in the Arizona State Retirement System (ASRS) Defined benefit plan with mandatory employer and employee contributions currently at 12.29% which includes a Long-Term Disability benefit Supplemental Retirement Plans through Nationwide; 457 Pet Insurance Bilingual pay compensation Please visit the Benefits Information page for more information. Selection Process: The application and supplemental questions are an integral part of the selection process and must be completed in full in order for you to be considered as a candidate. Please complete each section and answer all questions as thoroughly as possible. DO NOT state "See Resume" in lieu of answering. Unanswered questions, incomplete responses, omissions, or partial information may result in disqualification from the selection process. Applicants whose education, training and experience most closely meet the needs of the position may be invited to participate in a selection process that may include a panel interview. Successful candidates will receive a post-offer, pre-employment background screening that may include: Fingerprinting search of the national FBI Database Criminal Background screening Drug Screen 39-Month Motor Vehicle Department Records Check The City of Scottsdale reserves the right to change this process at any time, potentially without advance notice. PLEASE NOTE: Years of experience are based on a work schedule of 2,080 hours per year for full-time positions and 1,040 hours per year for part-time positions, and while work experience may substitute for education on a year-for-year basis, depending upon the job classification, education may not be substituted for work experience. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY : It is the policy of the city to provide employment opportunities to all persons based solely on ability, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or disability. When advised, reasonable accommodations will be made in order for an "otherwise qualified applicant" with a disability to participate in any phase of the recruitment process. Please contact Human Resources to request an accommodation. Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation by contacting HR Receptionist at (480) 312-2491. Requests should be made 24 hours in advance or as early as possible to allow time to arrange the accommodation. For TTY users, the Arizona Relay Service (1-800-367-8939) may contact HR Receptionist at (480) 312-2491. This position description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the position change. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Scottsdale, Arizona Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
Mar 07, 2024
Full Time
Introduction At Scottsdale Water, we pride ourselves on delivering superior quality water and service to the Scottsdale community. Our employees ensure a safe, sustainable drinking water system, operate an innovative water reclamation system and help Scottsdale Water consistently maintain its position as one of the nation's most advanced and efficient water utilities. We value our employees and challenge them to constantly improve how we do business. Our team is made up of professionals from all disciplines - engineering, finance, operations, laboratory science, chemistry, public relations, hydrology, customer service, electrical, maintenance and so much more. About the Position: The Water Services Worker III performs a variety of customer service and Water related field services, primarily involving underground utility identification, i.e., "Blue Staking." Please Note: Review of applications will be held weekly; the posting will be closed when a sufficient number of applications have been received. Selection Process: The application and supplemental questions are an integral part of the selection process, and must be completed in full in order for you to be considered as a candidate. Please complete each section and answer all questions as thoroughly as possible. DO NOT state "See resume" in lieu of answering. Unanswered questions, incomplete responses, omissions, or partial information may result in disqualification from the selection process. Applicants whose education, training and experience most closely meet the needs of the position may be invited to participate in a selection process to include a panel interview and an assessment exercise. Successful candidates will receive a post-offer, pre-employment background screening to include: Fingerprinting search of the national FBI Database Criminal Background screening Drug Screen Motor Vehicle Record Check To view the full job description, work environment and physical demands, c lick here . Benefits Highlights: The City of Scottsdale offers a comprehensive benefits package including: 12 Paid Holidays, which includes 1 Floating Holiday Vacation Accrual; starts at 10.3 hours/month Sick Leave Accrual; 8 hours/month Medical (which includes behavioral health coverage), Dental and Vision Benefits City Paid Basic Life Insurance (equal to one times employee annual salary); option of Supplemental Life Insurance Tuition Reimbursement; $2,500/year Participation in the Arizona State Retirement System (ASRS) Defined benefit plan with mandatory employer and employee contributions currently at 12.29% which includes a Long-Term Disability benefit Supplemental Retirement Plans through Nationwide; 457 Pet Insurance Bilingual pay compensation Please visit the Benefits Information page for more information. The City of Scottsdale reserves the right to change this process at any time. PLEASE NOTE: Years of experience are based on a work schedule of 2,080 hours per year for full-time positions and 1,040 hours per year for part-time positions, and while work experience may substitute for education on a year-for-year basis, depending upon the job classification, education may not be substituted for work experience. Minimum Qualifications Education and Experience: A High School diploma or General Educational Development (GED) equivalent. Two years' experience with a water and/or wastewater distribution system, large sprinkler system, or equivalent capacity. Licensing, Certifications, and Other Requirements: The Scottsdale Water Resources Division offers an Operator Certification Incentive Program up to $750.00 per certification for those employees who obtain certifications above what is required of their positions. The department recognizes the intrinsic value of operator certifications and the added value to the city of having a workforce that possess them. Must possess and maintain a valid, unrestricted driver's license with no major citations within the past 39 months prior to the start date. The Arizona Department of Motor Vehicles requires that out-of-state driver's licenses must be surrendered within 10 days of relocating to the State of Arizona. Within one year of hire or promotion, must possess and maintain Grade 1 certifications from the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality in Water and Wastewater. The certifications must include one in Water Treatment or Water Distribution; and one in Wastewater Treatment or Wastewater Collections. Some assignments within this job classification require the use of a Class "A" Commercial Driver's License (CDL) with Tanker endorsement. Employees in these assignments are expected to possess or obtain within six months of promotion or hire a valid Class "A" Commercial Driver License (CDL) with the Tanker endorsement. CDL assigned employees must maintain a valid CDL with appropriate endorsements and will be subject to unannounced alcohol and drug testing as required by law. Every person employed by the City of Scottsdale shall reside in the State of Arizona during his or her active employment by the City, regardless of whether the employee is approved to remote work. Other pertinent licenses and/or certifications may be required of some positions depending on department/section assignment. Essential Functions Locates and marks water and sewer lines, water valves, sewer manholes, and sewer laterals as requested through Arizona Blue Stake Center and required by State law prior to excavating. Investigates water leaks and reports of sewer stoppages. Determines appropriate cause of action. Repairs minor water leaks when required. Isolates water mains as part of repairs to lines, hydrants, or valves. Inspects sewers for flow and direction. Installs residential and commercial water meters for new home construction and replaces failed water meters. Sets construction flow meters, digital recorders, and hydrant meters. Responds to citizen requests on: water quality or pressure problems, sewer odor, and roach complaints. Observes and monitors data to determine compliance with prescribed operating and safety standards. Responds appropriately to correct operational and security deficiencies. Drives a motor vehicle in order to travel to various city sites to mark utility lines and make water distribution line repairs. CDL Assignment: Qualifies for a DOT Medical Certification Card on a regular basis as determined by the authorizing DOT physician as appropriate to the job assignment. Operate a dump truck for after-hours emergencies or as needed by the department. Drive and operate a Hydro Excavation truck to assist crews with soft digs or cleanup. Work Environment/Physical Demands Perform manual work that requires standing and moving for continuous periods of time, lifting, bending, and climbing stairs and rough terrain. Carry large valve keys and turn them, requiring substantial upper body twisting and force. Remove manhole covers, requiring swinging a sledge hammer, prying off, and dragging the heavy covers. Comply with all OSHA safety standards including Confined Space entry, Trenching and Shoring, and Traffic Barricade set up. Works in small areas and must climb ladders or steps to reach objects. May move and lift heavy objects (up to 50 pounds) both short and long distances. Exposure to dust, odor, noise, inclement weather, and temperature extremes. Drive a city vehicle or equipment maintaining constant vigilance to the road and surrounding area. May work rotating weekend shifts and a call-out schedule. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: It is the policy of the city to provide employment opportunities to all persons based solely on ability, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or disability. When advised, reasonable accommodations will be made in order for an "otherwise qualified applicant" with a disability to participate in any phase of the recruitment process. Please contact Human Resources to request an accommodation. Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation by contacting HR at (480) 312-2491. Requests should be made 24 hours in advance or as early as possible to allow time to arrange the accommodation. For TTY users, the Arizona Relay Service (1-800-367-8939) may contact HR at (480) 312-2491. This position description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the position change. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Scottsdale, Arizona Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
Mar 07, 2024
Full Time
Introduction At Scottsdale Water, we pride ourselves on delivering superior quality water and service to the Scottsdale community. Our employees ensure a safe, sustainable drinking water system, operate an innovative water reclamation system and help Scottsdale Water consistently maintain its position as one of the nation's most advanced and efficient water utilities. We value our employees and challenge them to constantly improve how we do business. Our team is made up of professionals from all disciplines - engineering, finance, operations, laboratory science, chemistry, public relations, hydrology, customer service, electrical, maintenance and so much more. About The Position The Water Services Worker IV leads a crew that performs skilled work in the installation, maintenance, and repair of water lines in the water distribution system and occasionally sewer lines in the collection system. Please Note: This position has been reposted Open Continuously with weekly review of applications thereafter until closed. The City of Scottsdale offers a comprehensive benefits package including: 12 Paid Holidays, which includes 1 Floating Holiday Vacation Accrual; starts at 10.3 hours/month Sick Leave Accrual; 8 hours/month Medical (which includes behavioral health coverage), Dental and Vision Benefits City Paid Basic Life Insurance (equal to one times employee annual salary); option of Supplemental Life Insurance Tuition Reimbursement; $2,500/year Participation in the Arizona State Retirement System (ASRS) Defined benefit plan with mandatory employer and employee contributions currently at 12.29% which includes a Long-Term Disability benefit Supplemental 457 Retirement Plans through Nationwide Pet Insurance Bilingual pay compensation For a more detailed overview of the employee benefits, click here . Selection Process The application and supplemental questions are an integral part of the selection process and must be completed in full in order for you to be considered as a candidate. Please complete each section and answer all questions as thoroughly as possible. DO NOT state "See Resume" in lieu of answering. Unanswered questions, incomplete responses, omissions, or partial information may result in disqualification from the selection process. Applicants whose education, training and experience most closely meet the needs of the position may be invited to participate in a selection process that may include a panel interview. Successful candidates will receive a post-offer, pre-employment background screening that may include: Fingerprinting search of the national FBI Database Criminal Background screening Drug Screen 39-Month Motor Vehicle Department Records Check Click here to be directed to the Scottsdale Water Careers webpage. Click here to review the entire job description. The City of Scottsdale reserves the right to change this process at any time, potentially without advance notice. PLEASE NOTE: Years of experience are based on a work schedule of 2,080 hours per year for full-time positions and 1,040 hours per year for part-time positions, and while work experience may substitute for education on a year-for-year basis, depending upon the job classification, education may not be substituted for work experience. Minimum Qualifications Education and Experience High School diploma or General Educational Development (GED) equivalent. Two years of experience installing, maintaining, and repairing a water distribution system; or one year of experience installing, maintaining, and repairing a water distribution system with one year of experience in plumbing construction, construction of other underground utilities, including gas, cable or electrical repair. Preferred: Municipal water distribution system experience. Licensing, Certifications, and Other Requirements The Scottsdale Water Resources Division offers an Operator Certification Incentive Program up to $750.00 per certification for those employees who obtain certifications above what is required of their positions. The department recognizes the intrinsic value of operator certifications and the added value to the city of having a workforce that possess them. Must possess and maintain a valid, unrestricted driver's license with no major citations within the past 39 months prior to the start date. Must possess or obtain within 6 months of hire or promotion Grade 2 operator certification from the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality within the discipline of Water Distribution. Must possess or obtain within six months of promotion or hire and maintain an Arizona Class "A" Commercial Driver License (CDL) with the Tanker endorsement. Must maintain a valid CDL with appropriate endorsements and will be subject to unannounced alcohol and drug testing as required by law. Completion of a one-time training requirement that includes alcohol misuse training and controlled substance use training, in accordance with FMCSA regulation 49 CFR 382.603, within 60 days of hire. Every person employed by the City of Scottsdale shall reside in the State of Arizona during his or her active employment by the City, regardless of whether the employee is approved to remote work. Other pertinent licenses and/or certifications may be required of some positions depending on department/section assignment. Essential Functions Qualifies for a DOT Medical Certification Card on a regular basis as determined by the authorizing DOT physician as appropriate to the job assignment. Maintains, repairs, replaces and adds to the water distribution and transmission system pipes, valves, hydrants, laterals and various other appurtenances. Operates a backhoe or other equipment to excavate damaged water and sewer lines. Determines the extent of damage to distribution and sewer lines and recommends proper repair methods. Performs water main shutdowns and notifies affected customers when water outages are necessary to perform system work. Performs water line repair tapping and valve installation; tests water lines and refills trenches; repairs streets and sidewalks damaged during excavation. Operates a high velocity sewer cleaning truck for excavation or line clearing. Adjusts manhole cover heights and performs sewer line and lateral repairs. Trains, evaluates, and directs employees in daily activities. Observes and monitors data and personnel to determine compliance with prescribed operating and safety standards. Communicates with citizens and staff members in a professional and courteous manner. Provides input into the employee evaluation process. Submits reports on the performance of assigned Water Services Workers. 'Stands in' during the absence of a Water Services Worker V or Supervisor. Work Environment/Physical Demands Lifting, bending, and stooping repeatedly and lifting arms above shoulder level. Digging or loading soil or other heavy material with a shovel. Periods in a backhoe, with vibration, jarring, and twisting. Carry large valve keys and turn them, requiring substantial upper body twisting and force. Remove manhole covers, requiring swinging a sledge hammer, prying off, and dragging the heavy covers. Work in trenches, manholes, and other confined and cramped spaces that may be muddy or in standing water. Lift and carry or drag heavy objects (up to 50 pounds) both short and long distances. Walk up and down stairs, climb ladders, and traverse rough terrain. Work in adverse conditions including extreme heat and cold, wind, rain, and loud noise. Operate a heavy pneumatic jack hammer. Operate a city vehicle to/from various worksite locations throughout the city, and operate city equipment, as needed. 10-hour days for 4 days/week are standard scheduled shifts. May work rotating weekend shifts, holidays, and a call-out schedule. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or marital status. When advised reasonable accommodations will be made in order for an "otherwise qualified applicant" with a disability to participate in any phase of the recruitment process. Please contact Human Resources to request an accommodation. Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation by contacting HR at (480) 312-2491. Requests should be made 24 hours in advance or as early as possible to allow time to arrange the accommodation. For TTY users, the Arizona Relay Service (1-800-367-8939) may contact HR at (480) 312-2491. This position description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the position change. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Scottsdale, Arizona Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
Mar 07, 2024
Full Time
Introduction At Scottsdale Water, we pride ourselves on delivering superior quality water and service to the Scottsdale community. Our employees ensure a safe, sustainable drinking water system, operate an innovative water reclamation system and help Scottsdale Water consistently maintain its position as one of the nation's most advanced and efficient water utilities. We value our employees and challenge them to constantly improve how we do business. Our team is made up of professionals from all disciplines - engineering, finance, operations, laboratory science, chemistry, public relations, hydrology, customer service, electrical, maintenance and so much more. To learn more, click here . To be directed to the Scottsdale Water Careers webpage, click here . The application and supplemental questions are an integral part of the selection process, and must be completed in full in order for you to be considered as a candidate. Please complete each section and answer all questions as thoroughly as possible. DO NOT state "See resume" in lieu of answering. Unanswered questions, incomplete responses, omissions, or partial information may result in disqualification from the selection process. About The Position The Water Treatment Plant Operator II performs intermediate-level operational tasks involved in the operation and maintenance of the City's water treatment plant equipment and processes. Please Note: There are two vacancies, one at the CAP Water Treatment Plant and one at the Chaparral Water Treatment Plant. Applicants will be considered for either assignment. The City of Scottsdale offers a comprehensive benefits package including: 12 Paid Holidays, which includes 1 Floating Holiday Vacation Accrual; starts at 10.3 hours/month Sick Leave Accrual; 8 hours/month Medical (which includes behavioral health coverage), Dental and Vision Benefits City Paid Basic Life Insurance (equal to one times employee annual salary); option of Supplemental Life Insurance Tuition Reimbursement; $2,500/year Participation in the Arizona State Retirement System (ASRS) Defined benefit plan with mandatory employer and employee contributions currently at 12.29% which includes a Long-Term Disability benefit Supplemental 457 Retirement Plans through Nationwide Pet Insurance Bilingual pay compensation For a more detailed overview of the employee benefits, click here . Selection Process Applicants whose education, training and experience most closely meet the needs of this position may be invited to participate in a selection process to include oral board interview and skills assessment. Final selection is contingent upon a background check which includes: Fingerprinting search of the national FBI Database Criminal Background screening Drug Screen Motor Vehicle Record Check Click here to view the entire job description. The City of Scottsdale reserves the right to change this process at any time, potentially without advance notice. PLEASE NOTE: Years of experience are based on a work schedule of 2,080 hours per year for full-time positions and 1,040 hours per year for part-time positions, and while work experience may substitute for education on a year-for-year basis, depending upon the job classification, education may not be substituted for work experience. Minimum Qualifications Education and Experience: A High School diploma or General Educational Development (GED) equivalent. Two years' experience in the operation of advanced, complex water treatment or wastewater treatment facility. Experience with advanced computerized systems utilized in water treatment or wastewater treatment facilities. Experience in mechanical and electrical trouble shooting. Satisfactory completion of the Scottsdale Water/Wastewater Treatment Operator Apprentice Program or one year as a Scottsdale W/WW Treatment Plant Operator I will meet the required years of experience for the W/WW Treatment Plant Operator II. Licensing, Certifications and Other Requirements: The Scottsdale Water Resources Division offers an Operator Certification Incentive Program up to $750.00 per certification for those employees who obtain certifications above what is required of their positions. The department recognizes the intrinsic value of operator certifications and the added value to the city of having a workforce that possess them. All Assignments: Must possess and maintain a valid, unrestricted driver's license with no major citations within the past 39 months prior to the start date. The Arizona Department of Motor Vehicles requires that out-of-state driver's licenses must be surrendered within 10 days of relocating to the State of Arizona. Every person employed by the City of Scottsdale shall reside in the State of Arizona during his or her active employment by the City, regardless of whether the employee is approved to remote work. Must obtain and maintain one of the following: Water Assignment: Must possess upon hire or promotion and maintain a Grade 2 operator certification from the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality within the discipline of Water Treatment. Other pertinent licenses and/or certifications may be required of some positions depending on department/section assignment. Essential Functions Maintains and operates plant equipment and processes related to water, wastewater and advanced water treatment systems on an assigned shift. Prioritizes activities between the different treatment facilities and systems, including the operation of valves, gates, pumps, and machinery manually, locally in automatic mode or remote via computerized control strategy. Samples and analyzes influents/effluents, source water/product water, feed water, and permeate to detect quality variations, interpret laboratory results, reading sheets, process test, computerized data, and information trends to identify variations in flow and water quality and make appropriate changes. Oversees operation of an assigned treatment facility to maintain day to day operation necessary to meet all required Local, State and Federal regulations pertaining to the production of reuse, ground injection and potable water and comply with prescribed operating and safety standards. Uses a variety of standard testing procedures to determine problems and any adjustments needed in the treatment process. Conducts tours of facilities; responds to plant emergencies; and maintains a safe, clean and orderly work environment. Drives a city vehicle between the different treatment facilities and systems to operate and maintain plant equipment and processes, including the operation of valves, gates, pumps, and machinery manually, locally in automatic mode as well as remote via computerized control strategy. Work Environment/Physical Demands Most work is performed in plant/field settings, with occasional work done in an office environment. Works with highly hazardous chemicals such as chlorine, sulfuric acid and sulfur dioxide following strict Arizona Department of Occupational Safety and Health (ADOSH) and Water Resources departmental guidelines. Work around or uses potentially hazardous materials requiring the use of specialized equipment. Lift and carry materials weighing up to 50 pounds both short and long distances. Lift and carry heavy (up to 100 pounds or more with assistance) equipment, drums and chemicals for distances of 20 feet or more with the assistance of a hand cart or power equipment. Exert moderate, though not constant physical effort, typically involving some combination of climbing and balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, crawling, climbing stairs, lifting, carrying, pushing and/or pulling of objects and materials of moderate weight (12-20 pounds). Seldom sedentary and includes walking or moving. Work sometimes involves climbing elevations; requires moderate muscular exertion and lifting. Moderate exposure to dirt, dust, pollen, odors, wetness, humidity, rain, temperature and noise extremes, fumes, hazardous materials, machinery, vibrations, electric currents, traffic hazards, water hazards, bright/dim light, toxic agents, disease or pathogenic substances. Drive a city vehicle between the different treatment facilities and systems. Work rotating shifts, weekends, overtime and a call-out schedule. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: It is the policy of the city to provide employment opportunities to all persons based solely on ability, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or disability. When advised, reasonable accommodations will be made in order for an "otherwise qualified applicant" with a disability to participate in any phase of the recruitment process. Please contact Human Resources to request an accommodation. Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation by contacting HR at (480) 312-2491. Requests should be made 24 hours in advance or as early as possible to allow time to arrange the accommodation. For TTY users, the Arizona Relay Service (1-800-367-8939) may contact HR at (480) 312-2491. This position description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the position change. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Scottsdale, Arizona Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
Mar 07, 2024
Full Time
Introduction At Scottsdale Water, we pride ourselves on delivering superior quality water and service to the Scottsdale community. Our employees ensure a safe, sustainable drinking water system, operate an innovative water reclamation system and help Scottsdale Water consistently maintain its position as one of the nation's most advanced and efficient water utilities. We value our employees and challenge them to constantly improve how we do business. Our team is made up of professionals from all disciplines - engineering, finance, operations, laboratory science, chemistry, public relations, hydrology, customer service, electrical, maintenance and so much more. Click here to be directed to the Scottsdale Water Careers webpage. About The Position This position performs industrial journey-level electrical, electronic and computer work in the installation, maintenance and repair of the City's water and wastewater systems and equipment. The application and supplemental questions are an integral part of the selection process, and must be completed in full in order for you to be considered as a candidate. Please complete each section and answer all questions as thoroughly as possible. DO NOT state "See resume" in lieu of answering. Unanswered questions, incomplete responses, omissions, or partial information may result in disqualification from the selection process. Please note: There are multiple positions. Based on the needs of the city, this position has been reposted Open Continuous; the city reserves the right to close the posting when a sufficient number of applications have been received. The City of Scottsdale offers a comprehensive benefits package including: 12 Paid Holidays, which includes 1 Floating Holiday Vacation Accrual; starts at 10.3 hours/month Sick Leave Accrual; 8 hours/month Medical (which includes behavioral health coverage), Dental and Vision Benefits City Paid Basic Life Insurance (equal to one times employee annual salary); option of Supplemental Life Insurance Tuition Reimbursement; $2,500/year Participation in the Arizona State Retirement System (ASRS) Defined benefit plan with mandatory employer and employee contributions currently at 12.29% which includes a Long-Term Disability benefit Supplemental 457 Retirement Plans through Nationwide Pet Insurance Bilingual pay compensation For a more detailed overview of the employee benefits, click here . Selection Process: Applicants whose education, training and experience most closely meet the needs of this position may be invited to participate in a selection process to include an interview panel and skills assessment. Final selection is contingent upon a background check which includes: Fingerprint Search of the National FBI Database Criminal Background screening Drug Testing Physical Examination to include a Visual Ishihara Color Test Motor Vehicle Department Records Check To view the full job description, work environment and physical demands, c lick here . The City of Scottsdale reserves the right to change this process at any time, potentially without advance notice. PLEASE NOTE: Years of experience are based on a work schedule of 2,080 hours per year for full-time positions and 1,040 hours per year for part-time positions, and while work experience may substitute for education on a year-for-year basis, depending upon the job classification, education may not be substituted for work experience. Minimum Qualifications Education and Experience: A high school diploma or General Educational Development (GED) equivalent. Five years of experience as a journeyman-level electrician in an industrial setting, three years of which includes equivalent experience as a utility electrician or instrumentation technician in a municipal Water or Wastewater environment. Satisfactory completion of a two-year electrician apprenticeship in an industrial setting will meet the required years of experience for the Water/Wastewater Utility Technician II. Licensing, Certifications and Other Requirements: The Scottsdale Water Resources Division offers an Operator Certification Incentive Program up to $750.00 per certification for those employees who obtain certifications above what is required of their positions. The department recognizes the intrinsic value of operator certifications and the added value to the city of having a workforce that possess them. Must possess and maintain a valid, unrestricted driver's license with no major citations within the past 39 months prior to the start date. The Arizona Department of Motor Vehicles requires that out-of-state driver's licenses must be surrendered within 10 days of relocating to the State of Arizona. Must possess or obtain and maintain within six months of hire or promotion a Grade 1 operator certification from the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality ( ADEQ) within one of the following disciplines - Water Treatment, Water Distribution, Wastewater Treatment, or Wastewater Collection. Every person employed by the City of Scottsdale shall reside in the State of Arizona during his or her active employment by the City, regardless of whether the employee is approved to remote work. Other pertinent licenses and/or certifications may be required of some positions depending on department/section assignment. Essential Functions Installs, maintains and repairs high-voltage electrical systems, well pump equipment, booster stations, sewer lift stations, motors, switch gear and control equipment, and calibrates electrical, solid state electronic and process control equipment using instruments such as voltmeters, ammeters, ohmmeters, oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers, signal generators, frequency counters, and data-line analyzers. Repairs Water and Wastewater systems with motors up to 800 horse power with voltages from 24 volts control systems to up to 4160 volts. Works with voltages from 24 volts control systems to 12,500 medium voltage distribution systems. Installs and maintains transformers, substations, and related control equipment (motors, generators, pumps). Installs, maintains, troubleshoots, repairs video and access control security systems throughout our infrastructure. Troubleshoots and repairs process control equipment located at the City's water and wastewater treatment facilities; uses the data collected from the telemetry system to troubleshoot system deficiencies or problems and assist other personnel to use the available data as required. Reads and updates electrical schematics and control drawings. Provides technical help and safety guidance to Water/Wastewater Utility Electrician I. Work Environment/Physical Demands Seldom sedentary and includes walking or moving. Bend and stoop repeatedly; good hand/eye coordination. Climb ladders or steps to reach work areas. Work at heights greater than ten feet. Remain in a standing position for extended periods of time. Moderate exposure to dust, grease, noise, inclement weather, temperature extremes and unpleasant but not hazardous odors. Work in small, cramped areas such as ceiling crawl spaces, equipment enclosures, closets, etc. Travel across rough, uneven, or rocky surfaces; climbing elevations. Lift and move heavy objects up to 50 pounds long distances (20 feet). Distinguish between the full range of colors in the color spectrum to work with electrical wires in confined spaces and tight spaces. Operate a motor vehicle to travel to/from various locations. Work overtime, rotating weekend shifts, holidays and a call-out schedule. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or marital status. When advised reasonable accommodations will be made in order for an "otherwise qualified applicant" with a disability to participate in any phase of the recruitment process. Please contact Human Resources to request an accommodation. Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation by contacting HR to arrange the accommodation. For TTY users, the Arizona Relay Service (1-800-367-8939) may contact HR at (480) 312-2491. This position description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the position change. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Scottsdale, Arizona Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
Mar 07, 2024
Full Time
Introduction At Scottsdale Water, we pride ourselves on delivering superior quality water and service to the Scottsdale community. Our employees ensure a safe, sustainable drinking water system, operate an innovative water reclamation system and help Scottsdale Water consistently maintain its position as one of the nation's most advanced and efficient water utilities. We value our employees and challenge them to constantly improve how we do business. Our team is made up of professionals from all disciplines - engineering, finance, operations, laboratory science, chemistry, public relations, hydrology, customer service, electrical, maintenance and so much more. About The Position This position performs a variety of skilled work in maintaining and repairing the City's wastewater reclamation transmission, regulatory and related equipment. The City of Scottsdale offers a comprehensive benefits package including: 12 Paid Holidays, which includes 1 Floating Holiday Vacation Accrual; starts at 10.3 hours/month Sick Leave Accrual; 8 hours/month Medical (which includes behavioral health coverage), Dental and Vision Benefits City Paid Basic Life Insurance (equal to one times employee annual salary); option of Supplemental Life Insurance Tuition Reimbursement; $2,500/year Participation in the Arizona State Retirement System (ASRS) Defined benefit plan with mandatory employer and employee contributions currently at 12.29% which includes a Long-Term Disability benefit Supplemental 457 Retirement Plans through Nationwide Pet Insurance Bilingual pay compensation For a more detailed overview of the employee benefits, click here . Selection Process The application and supplemental questions are an integral part of the selection process and must be completed in full in order for you to be considered as a candidate. Please complete each section and answer all questions as thoroughly as possible. DO NOT state "See Resume" in lieu of answering. Unanswered questions, incomplete responses, omissions, or partial information may result in disqualification from the selection process. Applicants whose education, training and experience most closely meet the needs of the position may be invited to participate in a selection process that may include a panel interview. Successful candidates will receive a post-offer, pre-employment background screening that may include: Fingerprinting search of the national FBI Database Criminal Background screening Drug Screen 39-Month Motor Vehicle Department Records Check Click here to be directed to the Scottsdale Water Careers webpage. Click here to review the entire job description. The City of Scottsdale reserves the right to change this process at any time, potentially without advance notice. PLEASE NOTE: Years of experience are based on a work schedule of 2,080 hours per year for full-time positions and 1,040 hours per year for part-time positions, and while work experience may substitute for education on a year-for-year basis, depending upon the job classification, education may not be substituted for work experience. Minimum Qualifications Education and Experience: A High School diploma or General Educational Development (GED) equivalent. One year experience in water pump operation and water delivery systems. Licensing, Certifications and Other Requirements The Scottsdale Water Resources Division offers an Operator Certification Incentive Program up to $750.00 per certification for those employees who obtain certifications above what is required of their positions. The department recognizes the intrinsic value of operator certifications and the added value to the city of having a workforce that possess them. All Assignments: Must possess and maintain a valid, unrestricted driver's license with no major citations within the past 39 months prior to the start date. Individuals in this classification must possess, or obtain within six months of promotion or hire, a valid, unrestricted Arizona Class "B" Commercial Driver License (CDL). Water assignment requires with air brake and hazmat endorsement; Wastewater assignment requires with no air brake restriction, if applicable. As a condition of continued employment, an individual of this classification must maintain a valid Arizona Commercial Driver's License (CDL) with appropriate endorsements, and will be subject to unannounced alcohol and drug testing, as required by law. Must possess, or obtain within one year of hire - 40 hour HAZWOPER certification. Must possess, or obtain within one year of hire a general backflow device tester in the State of Arizona. Every person employed by the City of Scottsdale shall reside in the State of Arizona during his or her active employment by the City, regardless of whether the employee is approved to remote work. Depending on the job discipline obtain one of the following: Wastewater Assignment: Must possess or obtain a Grade I operator certification within one year of hire or promotion from the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality within the disciplines of Wastewater Treatment or Wastewater Collection. Other pertinent licenses and/or certifications may be required of some positions depending on department/section assignment. Essential Functions Maintains pumps, piping, tanks, valves, switches, diesel and natural gas generators at City water and wastewater treatment plants along with well sites, booster stations, reservoirs and sewer lift stations. Performs maintenance and control work on chlorination equipment, pump control valves, various pressure control valves; adjusts system to meet specific demands; replaces pump packing and mechanical seals; repairs hydrostatic drives for pumps; repairs and troubleshoots air compressors and vacuum pumps; maintains voltage and oil supply in the City's pumps and auxiliary equipment. Installs and makes repairs on water lines, valves, sewage stations and other components of pump stations. Performs construction and fabrication at work sites. Investigates complaints regarding loss of water pressure and quality of water and makes necessary adjustments; takes water samples and performs quality tests on water complaints; and responds to water related emergencies. Adjusts telemetry system to meet water usage demands; makes program adjustment on main computer for telemetry system. Operates a motor vehicle to travel to various worksites in order to maintain and repair the City's water or wastewater reclamation transmission, regulatory and related equipment. Work Environment/Physical Demands Moderate exposure to dust, noise, inclement weather, temperature extremes and unpleasant odors. Lift and carry heavy objects (50 pounds or more with assistance) both short and long distances. Walk up and down stairs, climb ladders and walk over rough terrain. Operate motor vehicle to travel to/from various locations. Work rotating weekend shifts, holidays and a call-out schedule. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: It is the policy of the city to provide employment opportunities to all persons based solely on ability, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or disability. When advised, reasonable accommodations will be made in order for an "otherwise qualified applicant" with a disability to participate in any phase of the recruitment process. Please contact Human Resources to request an accommodation. Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation by contacting HR at (480) 312-2491. Requests should be made 24 hours in advance or as early as possible to allow time to arrange the accommodation. For TTY users, the Arizona Relay Service (1-800-367-8939) may contact HR at (480) 312-2491. This position description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the position change. Closing Date/Time: Continuous