City of Westminster, Colorado

Welcome to employment with the City of Westminster, Colorado!

The City of Westminster, Colorado, is a drug free workplace and an Equal Opportunity Employer that values diversity and aims to have its workforce reflect the community. The City of Westminster offers a bonus of up to $1,500 per year depending on the employee's level of fluency in Spanish, Hmong, and/or Laotian.

The mission of the City of Westminster is to deliver exceptional value and quality of life through SPIRIT. Our values are articulated through this acronym, which stands for “Service, Pride, Integrity, Responsibility, Innovation and Teamwork.”  The City of Westminster is a full-service city employing over 1,600 talented individuals in a variety of jobs. Our employees are committed to delivering the highest quality of service to the local community in areas of:

 

  • Law Enforcement
  • Fire, Medical and Emergency Management
  • Parks, Golf and Recreation
  • Library Services
  • Community Development, including City Planning and Engineering
  • Municipal Utilities
  • Street Maintenance
  • Plus internal services including: Human Resources, City Management, City Attorney’s Office, Finance, Building Operations and Maintenance, and Fleet

You are welcome to apply online for any open City of Westminster position. Click on the appropriate job title for a detailed job announcement. Please note, that unless otherwise indicated, jobs close at 8:30 a.m. on the posted closing date. Applications can take from 20 to 30 minutes to complete, so please allow plenty of time for completion. Applications submitted after the job closing deadline cannot be accepted.

 Current City of Westminster employees may be eligible to apply for internal jobs when they are available.


Business hours for City Hall, Municipal Court and several administrative offices are from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Thursday - closed on Fridays. However, working schedule will vary depending on the needs of the operation.

7 job(s) at City of Westminster, Colorado

Westminster, Colorado Westminster, CO, USA
May 21, 2018
Full Time
POSITION PURPOSE / IMPORTANT APPLICATION INFORMATION The Hourly Lifeguard position is responsible for ensuring the safety of guests, surveillance of the pool facility and surrounding areas, enforcement of policies, rules, and regulations, and governing the conduct of guests using a municipal swimming pool.Position requires working evenings, weekends, and holidays, and requires ability to travel to work at all City facility pools as needed.Recreation staff have the primary responsibility of ensuring the safety of program participants. This position is classified as safety-sensitive due to the nature of the work. Employees in this position may be subject to random drug testing and/or heightened supervision per the personnel policies and rules. The full salary range for this position is stated above. The starting range of pay is dependent on qualifications and experience of each individual candidate. Hours for this part-time, non-benefited position vary but may include weekdays, evenings, and weekends. ORGANIZATIONAL COMPETENCIES AND CULTURAL VALUES/GENERAL COMPETENCIES The mission of every employee at the City of Westminster is to deliver exceptional value and quality of life through SPIRIT. Each employee is measured by the ability to adhere to the City's core values of Service, Pride, Integrity, Responsibility, Innovation, and Teamwork. This position supports the goals of the Parks, Recreation and Libraries Department, which enhances the quality of life for all Westminster citizens by providing diverse leisure, recreational, and informational services and resources; and acquiring, developing, and maintaining first-class parks, facilities, open space, and trails. This position works toward the accomplishment of the department's mission: Together we create exceptional opportunities for a vibrant community with a commitment to nature, wellness and literacy. GENERAL COMPETENCIES Job Specific - Every employee in this position must be able to: Demonstrate preventative lifeguarding and current lifeguard techniques, standards, and procedures related to rescue of a drowning swimmers or any user in a distressful situation in or around the swimming pool Act quickly and calmly in emergency situations by making proper judgments as to the correct course of action Rescue swimmers in danger of drowning Pass the City of Westminster's swim and lifeguard skills test Demonstrate first aid procedures common in swimming pool operations Demonstrate CPR and rescue breathing skills within certification standards, and the use of an AED (Automated External Defibrillator) Work courteously with the public and support the City of Westminster guest service philosophy and the SPIRIT values (service, pride, integrity, responsibility, innovation, teamwork) All employees are expected to provide excellent customer service, communicate in an effective manner both verbally and in writing, display professionalism and integrity, work efficiently, effectively and accurately, work independently and as part of a team, take initiative, solve problems, display good judgment, take ownership for delivering a high quality product or service, have regular and punctual attendance, and effectively handle emergency situations. JOB SPECIFIC FUNCTIONS Essential Job Functions, Duties, Responsibilities, and Tasks 1. Monitors activities in swimming pool areas to prevent drownings, injuries, or accidents 2. Responds appropriately to emergencies 3. Provides quality swim lesson instruction 4. Participates in all maintenance andcleaning duties including, but not limited to pool, locker rooms, deck, and surrounding facilities 5. Effectively enforces pool rules while following department guest host philosophy 6. Participates in and attends monthly in-service trainings 7. Maintains regular and punctual attendance Other Duties and Responsibilities 1. Instructs swimming classes of various age groups and ability levels 2. Maintains records of activity levels and usage Incumbent is accountable for all duties of this job, and other projects and responsibilities may be added at the City's discretion. POSITION REQUIREMENTS/WORKING CONDITIONS/PRE-EMPLOYMENT REQUIREMENTS Education, Experience, Skills, Formal Training, Licenses, and Certifications Required : Must be at least 16 years of age Ability to pass Starfish Aquatics Institute StarGuard Training, standard First Aid certification, and CPR/AED certification within 30 days of hire Must pass a required swim test during the interview process Preferred : One (1) full year experience as a lifeguard at a year-round public pool or two (2) summer seasons at a seasonal public pool CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer certification, standard first aid certification, and lifeguard training certification Any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience, which would provide the required knowledge and skills, may be considered. Physical Requirements Work performed is physical in nature and involves sufficient physical strength and stamina for: Constant sitting, standing, and walking throughout pool area to observe patrons' adherence to facility rules and inspect for safety hazards Constant near and far acuity to observe pools for possible troubled swimmers and safety hazards; constant hearing to be aware of troubled individual that may be out of line of sight Frequent crouching, squatting, kneeling, bending, and twisting to perform pool maintenance and rescue duties; frequent climbing and balancing to ascent and descend elevated lifeguard stands Frequent light grasp to hold rescue tubes throughout shift and safely use maintenance items; occasional firm grasp and fine motor skills to perform water testing, first aid, and other emergency functions Occasional reaching overheard to pull up to lifeguard stands; frequent reaching below shoulder to perform pool maintenance and emergency functions Occasional lifting of ten (10) pounds from floor to overhead to move equipment and supplies; occasional lifting of up to seventy-five (75) pounds from floor to chest to assist in moving furniture, equipment, and patrons on backboards Occasionally carry seventy-five (75) pounds up to fifty (50) feet, and fifty (50) pounds up to 100 feet to perform emergency rescues; occasionally push and/or pull seventy-five (75) pounds to remove individuals from pool area in an emergency situation, and set up bleachers for events and lane ropes for lap swim WORKING CONDITIONS Work is constantly performed in a high volume indoor pool setting with constant exposure to loud noise and wet/humid conditions.Work includes periods of high activity and stress during emergencies. Sufficient physical strength, stamina, and conditioning are needed to rescue swimmers in danger of drowning who may resist rescue. Required Materials and Equipment Knowledge oflifeguard equipment to include but not limited to rescue tubes, backboards, bag valve masks, AED, whistles, chemical testing kits, basic pool chemicals, telephones, two-way radios, and megaphones. Uses cleaning chemicals and cleaning equipment such as pool vacuum, hose, pressure washer, and scrubbers. Operates personal computers and other standard office equipment. PRE-EMPLOYMENT REQUIREMENTS Candidates must be legally entitled to work in the United States and must successfully pass a criminal background check, reference check, and substance screen. There may be additional pre-employment requirements depending on the nature of the position. We are a caring, courteous, team-oriented organization committed to public service excellence.Employees thrive in a culture that is respectful, professional and diverse.Our work culture encourages passionate, positive and enthusiastic employees.Westminster is a drug-free workplace and an Equal Opportunity Employer. Closing Date/Time: 7/30/2018 8:30 AM Mountain
Westminster, Colorado Westminster, CO, USA
May 03, 2018
Seasonal
POSITION PURPOSE / IMPORTANT APPLICATION INFORMATION The Seasonal Specialist positions are responsible for a variety of maintenance work including mowing, edging, planting, irrigating, fertilizing, and light construction. These positions work in a variety of areas including Athletic Fields, Greenhouse, Open Space and Forestry, Parks, Mechanics, and the Promenade. These positions are physically demanding in nature with exposure to extreme weather conditions. Most positions work four 10-hour days during the week (Monday through Thursday or Tuesday through Friday), however hours may vary with possible weekend, holiday, and special events. SPECIAL NOTE: The starting range of pay is dependent on qualifications and experience of each individual candidate.The higher pay rates are reserved for those candidates who display additional skillsbased on previous background and work independently with more technical responsibilities. Part-time and full-time positions are available for candidates age 16 and up. Some weekend and holiday availability is required. Most positions willlast through October 10, 2018. ORGANIZATIONAL COMPETENCIES AND CULTURAL VALUES/GENERAL COMPETENCIES The mission of every employee at the City of Westminster is to deliver exceptional value and quality of life through SPIRIT. Each employee is measured by the ability to adhere to the City's core values of Service, Pride, Integrity, Responsibility, Innovation, and Teamwork. This position supports the goals of the Parks, Recreation and Libraries Department, which enhances the quality of life for all Westminster citizens by providing diverse leisure, recreational, and informational services and resources; and acquiring, developing, and maintaining first-class parks, facilities, open space, and trails. This position works toward the accomplishment of the department's mission: Together we create exceptional opportunities for a vibrant community with a commitment to nature, wellness and literacy. GENERAL COMPETENCIES Job Specific - Every employee in this position must be able to: Demonstrate knowledge of practices used in park maintenance, lake maintenance, construction and repair May operate equipment such as mowers, weeders, backpack blowers, hand tools and pick-up trucks Demonstrate understanding and importance of safety rules and procedures Understand and follow oral and written instructions Demonstrate the ability to take care of equipment Work independently and in a team environment and show initiative to complete tasks Assist the public and City staff in a friendly and helpful manner establishing effective working relationships Work in a high-use public facility environment All employees are expected to provide excellent customer service, communicate in an effective manner both verbally and in writing, display professionalism and integrity, work efficiently, effectively and accurately, work independently and as part of a team, take initiative, solve problems, display good judgment, take ownership for delivering a high quality product or service, have regular and punctual attendance, and effectively handle emergency situations. JOB SPECIFIC FUNCTIONS Essential Job Functions, Duties, Responsibilities, and Tasks 1. Assist with grounds maintenance which may include the following: Mowing, edging, and weeding of parks, trails, lake, and right-of-ways Planting and maintaining of trees, flowers and shrubs at parks Removal of trash, cleaning of shelters, restrooms, and picnic shelters 2. Assists in applying granular and liquid fertilization applications 3. May operate light and heavy equipment including chippers, chainsaws, landscape construction equipment, skid-steers, industrial mowers, pick-up trucks, mowers, backpack blowers, small dump trucks, or similar equipment 4. Performs general custodial work at public facilities and open space areas including removing trash and cleaning of shelters and restrooms 5. Painting designated facilities and structures 6. Assists with a variety of construction-related projects and playground maintenance 7. Possesses a valid driver's license and maintains a safe driving record 8. Maintains regular and punctual attendance Athletic Field Job Specific Functions: 1. Assists with: Dragging and lining fields, and packing home plate areas and pitching mounds Reading and following athletic event schedules, attending athletic events, and other related meetings Performing tractor work, fence repair, and irrigation Greenhouse Job Specific Functions: 1. Assists with annual bed preparation, planting, maintenance, irrigation, fertilization, weeding, soil conditioning, pruning and displays Open Space & Forestry Job Specific Functions: 1. Assists in tree trimming and removal operations by cutting, hauling, and chipping brush 2. Assists with weekend volunteer projects in Open Space areas when needed Parks Job Specific Functions: 1. Assists with: Planting and maintaining of trees and shrubs at parks, City facilities, and right-of-ways Performing tractor work, fence repair, and irrigation Mechanics Helper 1. Assists mechanics in repairs of small and large equipment, tire repair, oil changes and related mechanical work 2. Retrieves and delivers parts Promenade Job Specific Functions: 1. Assists in the maintenance of the Promenade Facility, including repairing and maintaining permanent structures in the Promenade 2. Performs general custodial work and day porter service at public facilities, including removing trash Other Duties and Responsibilities 1. Performs general routine maintenance as needed 2. Follows safety procedures and uses personal protection equipment such as goggles and ear protection Incumbent is accountable for all duties of this job, and other projects and responsibilities may be added at the City's discretion. POSITION REQUIREMENTS/WORKING CONDITIONS/PRE-EMPLOYMENT REQUIREMENTS Education, Experience, Skills, Formal Training, Licenses, and Certifications Required : Must be at least 16 years of age to apply, must be at least 18 years of age for most positions; there are limited positions available for applicants 16 and 17 years old Valid driver's license and maintenance of a safe driving record Preferred : Previous experience in one or more of the following areas: Daily maintenance of parks, open space and/or athletic fields Operating light equipment and tools such as pick-up trucks, mowers, chippers, skid-steers Planting, pruning, irrigating, fertilizing and maintaining flower gardens Light maintenance and repair of fences or structures, custodial work Any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience, which would provide the required knowledge and skills, may be considered. Physical Requirements This position requires a moderate degree of physical stamina and strength, including the ability to: Frequently sit, stand and walk on uneven terrain Occasionally squat, bend, kneel, twist, climb, balance and reach over head Occasionally lift, carry, push or pull items weighing up to fifty (50) pounds Frequently use hands and fingers for fine manipulation; occasionally use light and firm grasp Occasionally step up and down to enter and exit vehicles and climb ladders; constant actuate mechanism to safely operate heavy equipment and vehicles Frequently see objects up close to perform office tasks and far away to observe activity for safety hazards or problems Constantly use hearing to interact with guests and staff and recognize trouble outside of view Occasionally use sufficient physical strength, stamina and agility to perform emergency work in various capacities WORKING CONDITIONS Work is constantly performed indoors and outdoors with constant exposure to extreme temperatures year round. Position is responsible for the maintenance of all City parks, forestry, open space, and athletic fields throughout the year. Snow removal at City facilities, parks, and trails is done when needed. Required Materials and Equipment Employees 18 years of age and older operate light equipment such as pick-up trucks, small dump trucks, tractors, horticultural hand tools, rototillers, water equipment, trenchers, sod-cutters, pruners, and other equipment as necessary. Depending on the project, may also utilize small tools such as hammers, shovels, saws, measuring tape, levels, drills, and power tools to complete assigned responsibilities. Employees 16 and 17 years of age are limited in the scope of equipment use. PRE-EMPLOYMENT REQUIREMENTS Candidates must be legally entitled to work in the United States and must successfully pass a criminal background check, reference check, and substance screen. There may be additional pre-employment requirements depending on the nature of the position. We are a caring, courteous, team-oriented organization committed to public service excellence. Employees thrive in a culture that is respectful, professional and diverse. Our work culture encourages passionate, positive and enthusiastic employees. Westminster is a drug-free workplace and an Equal Opportunity Employer. Closing Date/Time: 6/25/2018 8:30 AM Mountain
Westminster, Colorado Westminster, CO, USA
Jun 18, 2018
Full Time
POSITION PURPOSE / IMPORTANT APPLICATION INFORMATION The Youth Services Librarian is responsiblefor planning programs for children (from birth to middle school age), their families and caregivers; assisting with the management of a Branch Library; and fostering partnerships and programs with local schools, child care facilities, and businesses.This employee must be experienced in creating new services and programs for youth, and providing evidence of proven success in community outreach. This position may be required to work some evenings and weekends. The full salary range for this position is stated above. Starting wages are negotiable and dependent on the qualifications and experience of each individual candidate. The City of Westminster offers a bonus of up to $1,500 per year depending on the employee's fluency in Spanish, Hmong, and/or Laotian. ORGANIZATIONAL COMPETENCIES AND CULTURAL VALUES/GENERAL COMPETENCIES The mission of every employee at the City of Westminster is to deliver exceptional value and quality of life through SPIRIT. Each employee is measured by the ability to adhere to the City's core values of Service, Pride, Integrity, Responsibility, Innovation, and Teamwork. This position supports the goals of the Parks, Recreation and Libraries Department, which enhances the quality of life for all Westminster citizens by providing diverse leisure, recreational and informational services and resources; and acquiring, developing and maintaining first-class parks, facilities, open space and recreational trails. This position works towards the accomplishment of the Departments mission: "Together we create exceptional opportunities for a vibrant community with a commitment to nature, wellness and literacy." Every employee is accountable to: Demonstrate a high level of customer service; encourage others to focus on the customer; foster an environment where customer service is a priority Communicate with customers to ensure that, where possible, they are satisfied, and that their needs are being addressed; solicit and evaluate customer feedback Act as an ambassador by understanding and fostering the organization's mission and vision Exhibit pride in self, the department, the city, and the community; conduct self in a professional manner Demonstrate integrity and build trust through credibility, reliability, commitment, loyalty, and ethical behavior Address difficult or contentious issues in a constructive manner Support/promote change; demonstrate flexibility, and take calculated risks when appropriate Participate in personal growth opportunities, and attend trainings designed to enhance capacity to bring new skills and ideas to the job and the organization Work to continuously improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the service or product being delivered Demonstrate support for team efforts by accepting new roles and responsibilities, and helping others achieve objectives Value diversity; demonstrate an awareness of differences; demonstrate sensitivity, and adapt behaviors and communication to accommodate these differences GENERAL COMPETENCIES Citywide - Every employee in this position is accountable to: Establish effective interpersonal relationships through honest, open communication and follow-through on commitments Recognize personal strengths and weaknesses, and target areas for personal self-development Demonstrate initiative in performing job tasks Exhibit problem-solving skills leading to sound judgment and quality decisions Achieve goals, and handle assigned workload and new assignments effectively; demonstrate an ability to work independently Communicate effectively with individuals and groups using clear and concise verbal and written communications Demonstrate accountability for work, and take ownership in job performance Demonstrate concern for the accuracy and quality of work; take steps to correct mistakes and improve the overall product Job Specific - Every employee in this position must be able to: Assist the coordinator in directing the work of paraprofessionals, volunteers, and support library personnel in a manner accommodating of Westminster's SPIRIT philosophy Demonstrate Enthusiasm for an experience working with early literacy providers, teachers and caregivers Thorough and up to date knowledge of resources for parents, early literacy providers, teachers and caregivers Knowledge of and/or experience with electronic databases and other electronic educational resources for young people Effective oral and written skills Creative and critical thinking skills Excellent customer service skills and the ability to work effectively with a team Skills in computer searching by title, author, keyword, and subject; a working knowledge of the Horizon System is preferred Working knowledge of Microsoft Windows and personal and office software including Word, Excel, and Outlook Plan and implement inclusive services and programs with minimal supervision Help patrons with the processing of purchase requests, interlibrary loan requests, holds, and Reader's Advisory services Serve as a resource for library staff in new literacy research and best practices Present new books and library materials to children and deliver passionate and inspiring books talks and story times Plan, organize, publicize, and provide special programs for youth, including programs for community outreach functions Schedule Staff for a busy Children's area Work enthusiastically and effectively with diverse library patrons Leadership/Supervisory - Every employee in this position is accountable to: Supervise Youth Services paraprofessionals Foster a participatory organizational climate that is open, positive, reinforcing, and supportive Encourage employees to be accountable for their work and take ownership in what they do Demonstrate leadership and courage by making or supporting decisions that reflect the organizational mission and goals even when the decision may be unpopular to some Demonstrate collaboration and conflict resolution skills with other departments and employees Help employees to see the value of developing their skills, and assists them in eliminating barriers to their development; encourage employees to step outside of their comfort zone to develop their skills Provide meaningful, timely employee feedback and appraisals, and effectively address employee performance problems Effectively supervise, mentor, and motivate in a team environment JOB SPECIFIC FUNCTIONS Essential Job Functions, Duties, Responsibilities, and Tasks Assesses the needs of families in the service area through direct contact or through interaction with schools and relevant community agencies and recommends services and resources the library should provide to address those needs Recruits, trains, schedules, and supervises paraprofessional staff members Develops and presents programs, tours, and specialized events for user groups such as schools, community organizations, children, parents, teachers, and other librarians Initiates, plans, and conducts a variety of outreach activities to encourage the use of the library for all ages Provides staff coverage and excellent customer service on the public services desks, helps customers over the phone and in person with their information needs; this includes finding books and other library materials, readers advisory, using online databases,helping customers use computers, reference, and otherwise locating general information Maintains a high level of familiarity with children's collections and provides input on collection building and maintenance under the guidance of the Collection Development Librarian Demonstrates the ability to learn new technology and keep current with library trends Address and resolve complaints from patrons and/or staff, or forward to supervisor as necessary Maintains regular and punctual attendance Other Duties and Responsibilities May serve on City committees or task forces May occasionally fill in at the Information or Circulation desks May coordinate and supervise volunteers Other projects and responsibilities may be added at the City's discretion POSITION REQUIREMENTS/WORKING CONDITIONS/PRE-EMPLOYMENT REQUIREMENTS Education, Experience, Skills, Formal Training, Licenses, and Certifications Required : Graduation from an accredited, four-year college or university, supplemented by an ALA-accredited Master's Degree in Library Science At least three (3) years of public library experience at a professional level with focus on services to youth and families Strong experience and commitment to excellent customer service: helpful, friendly, energetic, and adaptable Broad knowledge of early childhood literacy: child learning theories and philosophies A valid driver's license and maintain a safe driving record Preferred : Previous supervision Experience planning and implementing outreach services Spanish language skills Experience in delivering library services to children with special needs Any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience, which would provide the required knowledge and skills, may be considered. Physical Requirements Work performed is physical in nature and involves sufficient physical strength and stamina to: Occasionally sit and stand in one area to perform customer service, and book check-out and check-in; constantly standing and walking throughout a public library facility Frequent crouching, squatting, bending, and twisting to shelve books from floor level to above head; frequent climbing and balancing to use step stools, ladders, etc. Constant light grasp to prepare returned and new materials/books for check-out and patron use, and constant reaching at waist level to return material to proper shelves; frequent firm grasp, pinching, and fine motor skills to prepare materials/books, and reaching overhead to stock books Constant near acuity to read computer screens, and book and shelving labels; frequent hearing to communicate with public, staff, and vendors Frequent lifting of up to forty (40) pounds from ground to waist to move returned books to check-in area; frequent lifting of up to twenty (20) pounds from ground to overhead to return books to stacks and stock supplies and materials; occasional carrying of up to forty (40) pounds 200 feet to move books and materials; occasional pushing/pulling of cart of up to 150 pounds throughout a public library WORKING CONDITIONS Work is constantly performed indoors in a public library setting. This position involves high public contact and mobility throughout a public use facility. Required Materials and Equipment Frequent use of telephones, personal computers, databases (including on-line searching), photocopiers, fax machine, barcode readers, and various electronic and audio-visual equipment; regular use of personal transportation to the library's various facilities and other locations in the provision of library services and programs. PRE-EMPLOYMENT REQUIREMENTS Background checks will include employment references and criminal history and when applicable, credit check, driver's license record, education verification Drug screen Physical Must be legally entitled to work in the United States Closing Date/Time: 7/9/2018 8:30 AM Mountain
Westminster, Colorado Westminster, CO, USA
May 21, 2018
Full Time
POSITION PURPOSE / IMPORTANT APPLICATION INFORMATION The Aide -Aquatics position is responsible for assisting with the enforcement of policies, teaching lessons, rules, guidelines and regulations governing the conduct of patrons using municipal aquatics facilities.Position requires working evenings, weekends, holidays and requires the ability to travel to work at all City facility pools as needed. The full salary range for this position is stated above. The starting range of pay is dependent on qualifications and experience of each individual candidate. ORGANIZATIONAL COMPETENCIES AND CULTURAL VALUES/GENERAL COMPETENCIES The mission of every employee at the City of Westminster is to deliver exceptional value and quality of life through SPIRIT. Each employee is measured by the ability to adhere to the City's core values of Service, Pride, Integrity, Responsibility, Innovation, and Teamwork. This position supports the goals of the Parks, Recreation and Libraries Department, which enhances the quality of life for all Westminster citizens by providing diverse leisure, recreational and informational services and resources; and acquiring, developing and maintaining first-class parks, facilities, open space and trails. GENERAL COMPETENCIES Job Specific - Every employee in this position must be able to: Assist in ensuring pool safety rules firmly and courteously with the public Work courteously with the public and support the City of Westminster guest service philosophy and the SPIRIT (Service, Pride, Integrity, Responsibility, Innovation, Teamwork) values Act quickly and calmly in emergency situations by making proper judgments as to the correct course of action Assist in instructing swimming classes of various age groups and ability levels Perform basic swim strokes - front crawl, back crawl, backstroke, sidestroke, breaststroke and butterfly stroke for a minimum of 10 yards Demonstrate preventative lifeguarding and current lifeguard techniques, and procedures related to rescue of a drowning swimmers or any user in a distressful situation in or around the swimming pool Act quickly and calmly in emergency situations by making proper judgments as to the correct course of action Rescue swimmers in danger of drowning Pass the City of Westminster's swim and lifeguard skills test Demonstrate first aid procedures common in swimming pool operations Demonstrate CPR and rescue breathing skills within certification standards, and the use of an AED (Automated External Defibrillator) Work courteously with the public and support the City of Westminster guest service philosophy and the SPIRIT values (service, pride, integrity, responsibility, innovation, teamwork) All employees are expected to provide excellent customer service, communicate in an effective manner both verbally and in writing, display professionalism and integrity, work efficiently, effectively and accurately, work independently and as part of a team, take initiative, solve problems, display good judgment, take ownership for delivering a high quality product or service, have regular and punctual attendance, and effectively handle emergency situations. JOB SPECIFIC FUNCTIONS Essential Job Functions, Duties, Responsibilities and Tasks Assists in monitoring activities in swimming pool areas to prevent drownings, injuries or accidents and teach lessons Assists rescues of swimmers in danger of drowning and administers first aid Assists in maintaining order in swimming pool and adjacent areas Performs cleaning duties including, but not limited to pool, locker rooms, and deck Follows department guest host philosophy Attends monthly in-service training Maintains regular and punctual attendance Other Duties and Responsibilities Assists in maintaining records of activity levels and usage Aids in conducting classes in swimming for various age groups and levels of ability Incumbent is accountable for all duties of this job and other projects and responsibilities may be added at the City's discretion. POSITION REQUIREMENTS/WORKING CONDITIONS/PRE-EMPLOYMENT REQUIREMENTS Education, Experience, Skills, Formal Training, Licenses and Certifications Required : At least 15 years of age at time of employment Ability to pass Starfish Aquatics Institute StarGuard Training, standard First Aid certification, and CPR/AED certification within 30 days of hire Preferred : One (1) full year experience as a lifeguard at a year-round public pool or two (2) summer seasons at a seasonal public pool CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer certification, standard first aid certification, and lifeguard training certification Any equivalent combination of education, training and experience, which would provide the required knowledge and skills, may be considered. Physical Requirements Work performed is physical in nature and involves sufficient physical strength and stamina for: Constant sitting, standing, and walking throughout pool area to observe patrons' adherence to facility rules and inspect for safety hazards Constant near and far acuity to observe pools for possible troubled swimmers and safety hazards; constant hearing to be aware of troubled individual that may be out of line of sight Frequent crouching, squatting, kneeling, bending, and twisting to perform pool maintenance and rescue duties; frequent climbing and balancing to ascent and descend elevated lifeguard stands Frequent light grasp to hold rescue tubes throughout shift and safely use maintenance items; occasional firm grasp and fine motor skills to perform water testing, first aid, and other emergency functions Occasional reaching overheard to pull up to lifeguard stands; frequent reaching below shoulder to perform pool maintenance and emergency functions Occasional lifting of ten (10) pounds from floor to overhead to move equipment and supplies; occasional lifting of up to seventy-five (75) pounds from floor to chest to assist in moving furniture, equipment, and patrons on backboards Occasionally carry seventy-five (75) pounds up to fifty (50) feet, and fifty (50) pounds up to 100 feet to perform emergency rescues; occasionally push and/or pull seventy-five (75) pounds to remove individuals from pool area in an emergency situation, and set up bleachers for events and lane ropes for lap swim WORKING CONDITIONS Work is constantly performed in a high volume indoor pool setting with constant exposure to loud noise and wet/humid conditions and pool water. Work includes periods of high activity and stress during emergency situations. High public contact position requiring adequate spoken interaction with the public and pool guests. Required Materials and Equipment Knowledge of lifeguard equipment to include but not limited to rescue tubes, backboards, bag valve masks, AED, whistles, chemical testing kits, basic pool chemicals, telephones, two-way radios, and megaphones. Uses cleaning chemicals and cleaning equipment such as pool vacuum, hose, pressure washer, and scrubbers. Operates personal computers and other standard office equipment. PRE-EMPLOYMENT REQUIREMENTS Candidates must be legally entitled to work in the United States and must successfully pass a criminal background check, reference check, and substance screen. There may be additional pre-employment requirements depending on the nature of the position. We are a caring, courteous, team-oriented organization committed to public service excellence. Employees thrive in a culture that is respectful, professional and diverse. Our work culture encourages passionate, positive and enthusiastic employees. Westminster is a drug-free workplace and an Equal Opportunity Employer. Closing Date/Time: 7/30/2018 8:30 AM Mountain
Westminster, Colorado Westminster, CO, USA
Jun 04, 2018
Full Time
POSITION PURPOSE / IMPORTANT APPLICATION INFORMATION The Parking and Transportation Demand Management (TDM) Coordinator joins a forward thinking and inspired team working to create the next Urban Center of the Colorado Front Range. The Coordinator will develop and implement parking policies to support the multimodal transportation and economic development initiatives of the City. The City owns and manages a 600-stall parking structure adjacent to a commuter rail station, and an 890-space structure serving our emerging Downtown. Each structure will include a mixed-use development wrap that will utilize parking in the structure. Both structures are located in areas with shared parking policies and on-street parking to accommodate urban, mixed-use development. The City is looking for a champion to develop and manage a dynamic parking strategy. We seek a multifaceted person to usher in a new era of parking management and operation. The coordinator must understand the economic impact of parking to support development of transit-oriented development adjacent to our rail station and a high density, urban scale, mixed use Downtown offering a choice of mobility options. An understanding of public/private partnerships and joint venture opportunities to construct and manage parking garages is desirable. The individual should also have an understanding of Transportation Demand Management (TDM) measures and effectiveness in order to implement the City's goals for ease of mobility and encourage use of alternative modes. Knowledge of new technologies and smart city applications that complement both parking management and TDM efforts is also desirable. The full salary range for this position is stated above. Starting wages are negotiable and dependent on the qualifications and experience of each individual candidate. The City of Westminster offers a bonus of up to $1,500 per year depending on the employee's fluency in Spanish, Hmong, and/or Laotian. ORGANIZATIONAL COMPETENCIES AND CULTURAL VALUES/GENERAL COMPETENCIES This position supports the goals of the Community Development Department, which plans, promotes and sustains an attractive and high quality living and working environment by facilitating appropriate land use and infrastructure decisions ensuring the community is developed in a safe, aesthetically pleasing and maintainable manner. Every employee is accountable to: Demonstrate a high level of customer service; encourage others to focus on the customer; foster an environment where customer service is a priority Communicate with customers to ensure that, where possible, they are satisfied, and that their needs are being addressed; solicit and evaluate customer feedback Act as an ambassador by understanding and fostering the organization's mission and vision Exhibit pride in self, the department, the city, and the community; conduct self in a professional manner Demonstrate integrity and build trust through credibility, reliability, commitment, loyalty, and ethical behavior Address difficult or contentious issues in a constructive manner Support/promote change; demonstrate flexibility, and take calculated risks when appropriate Participate in personal growth opportunities, and attend trainings designed to enhance capacity to bring new skills and ideas to the job and the organization Work to continuously improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the service or product being delivered Demonstrate support for team efforts by accepting new roles and responsibilities, and helping others achieve objectives Value diversity; demonstrate an awareness of differences; demonstrate sensitivity, and adapt behaviors and communication to accommodate these differences GENERAL COMPETENCIES Citywide - Every employee in this position is accountable to: Establish effective interpersonal relationships through honest, open communication and follow-through on commitments Recognize personal strengths and weaknesses, and target areas for personal self-development Demonstrate initiative in performing job tasks Exhibit problem-solving skills leading to sound judgment and quality decisions Achieve goals, and handle assigned workload and new assignments effectively; demonstrate an ability to work independently Communicate effectively with individuals and groups using clear and concise verbal and written communications Demonstrate accountability for work, and take ownership in job performance Demonstrate concern for the accuracy and quality of work; take steps to correct mistakes Leadership - Every employee in this position is accountable to: Foster a participatory organizational climate that is open, positive, reinforcing, and supportive Encourage employees to be accountable for their work and take ownership in what they do Demonstrate leadership and courage by making or supporting decisions that reflect the organizational mission and goals even when the decision may be unpopular to some Demonstrate collaboration and conflict resolution skills with other departments and employees JOB SPECIFIC FUNCTIONS Essential Job Functions, Duties, Responsibilities, and Tasks Plans, develops, and administers best practices for on-street and off-street parking program strategies, goals, objectives, and priorities; participates in long range planning of activities and programs related to public parking facilities and on/off street parking areas; recommends and implements policies, procedures, ordinances in response to City needs and objectives; manages parking as part of an overall economic development strategy Recommends and secures parking infrastructure and technologies for management and enforcement of public parking, both on-street and off-street Manages and performs negotiations, development, administration, monitoring and evaluation of complex parking management contracts to include, but not limited to; facility operations, enforcement, revenue control, equipment selection and operations, facility maintenance, security and customer relations Reviews development plans, generates policies, monitors supply and demand, and implements strategies for public parking for key developments within the City such as Downtown Westminster, the Transit-Oriented Development at Westminster Station and future focus areas Assists in preparation of annual operations budget for parking facilities and annual capital improvement program, maintenance and, potentially, future construction of parking facilities; annually reviews and recommends changes to parking user fees; prepares periodic financial statements; manages audits of parking facility operations and vendor performance Responds to citizen inquiries and complaints; ensures customer satisfaction with parking programs; represents the City at a variety of meetings including City Council, neighborhood organizations, and local businesses; participates in the development of marketing plans to educate citizens and visitors and fully integrate the parking program Develops and implements Transportation Demand Management (TDM) strategies, working with transit and shared network companies to create programs to serve targeted areas Maintains regular and punctual attendance Other Duties and Responsibilities Incumbent is accountable for all duties of this job, and other projects and responsibilities may be added at the City's discretion. POSITION REQUIREMENTS/WORKING CONDITIONS/PRE-EMPLOYMENT REQUIREMENTS Education, Experience, Skills, Formal Training, Licenses, and Certifications Required : Bachelor's Degree in public administration, planning, engineering, real estate development or a related field Five (5) years of experience in the development, implementation, and/or management of a parking/transportation program Demonstrated success in overseeing a parking program. Successful candidates should be able to develop and manage budgets and have excellent contract management skills Ability to establish and maintain working relationships with employees of multiple departments, citizens, transportation agencies and elected officials, and handle sensitive and stressful situations with tact and diplomacy Communicate effectively both orally and verbally, make public presentations, review and prepare technical reports, and work as part of a strategic planning team. Must be forward thinking and creative; demonstrate a high level of leadership, motivation, and an entrepreneurial spirit Experience implementing Transportation Demand Management programs in order to support the City's Strategic Goal for Ease of Mobility, facilitating use of alternative modes of travel and reducing the need for both public and private parking supply. Valid driver's license Preferred : Master's Degree in public administration, planning, engineering, real estate development or a related field Experience working for a government agency Experience working with General Improvement Districts LEED AP accreditation Supervisory experience Experience with public private partnerships Familiarity with smart cities parking technology Any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience, which would provide the required knowledge and skills, may be considered Physical Requirements Work is sedentary in nature and requires sufficient physical stamina and strength for: Constant sitting to perform daily tasks; occasional walking through a multilevel facility to retrieve information; frequent standing, sometimes for extended periods Frequent squatting, reaching above shoulder, and twisting to file documents and lift supplies and material; occasional bending, kneeling, climbing, balancing, and reaching below shoulder to store documents, material, and supplies Constant light grasp, fine manipulation, and handling to perform daily duties; occasional firm grasp to safely use equipment Frequent lifting, carrying, and pushing and/or pulling of up to ten (10) pounds to move material and supplies; occasional lifting and pushing and/or pulling of up to twenty-five (25) pounds with dollies and carts WORKING CONDITIONS Work is primarily performed indoors with infrequent field and off-site tours and inspections. Indoor work involves sitting for extended periods in an office environment with frequent exposure to distractions and interruptions created in a multipurpose work environment. Outdoor fieldwork requires the ability to stand and walk on uneven terrain in various conditions. Work entails exposure to periods of high activity and stress under demanding conditions. The position requires a great deal of communication with City employees, the public, and outside agencies as well as clear articulation of information in presentations and on the phone. May be required to use personal vehicles to travel to and from meetings and other locations throughout the City and metro area. Required Materials and Equipment General office equipment including personal computers, telephone, cellular phone, copy machine and calculator. May operate a motor vehicle to visit project sites. PRE-EMPLOYMENT REQUIREMENTS Background checks will include employment references and criminal history, and when applicable, credit check, driver license record, and education verification Drug screen Must be legally entitled to work in the United States Closing Date/Time: 6/25/2018 8:30 AM Mountain
Westminster, Colorado Westminster, CO, USA
Jun 13, 2018
Full Time
POSITION PURPOSE / IMPORTANT APPLICATION INFORMATION The Technology Procurement Specialist position is a responsible semi-technical position in the Information Technology Department. Work involves interactions with all departments in the procurement of hardware and software technology, hardware and software inventory tracking, license compliance and auditing, and generating work requests. Work is performed under the direction of the IT Services Administrator. The full salary range for this position is stated above. Starting wages are negotiable and dependent on the qualifications and experience of each individual candidate. The City of Westminster offers a bonus of up to $1,500 per year depending on the employee's fluency in Spanish, Hmong, and/or Laotian. ORGANIZATIONAL COMPETENCIES AND CULTURAL VALUES/GENERAL COMPETENCIES The mission of every employee at the City of Westminster is to deliver exceptional value and quality of life through SPIRIT. Each employee is measured by the ability to adhere to the City's core values of Service, Pride, Integrity, Responsibility, Innovation and Teamwork. This position supports the goals of the Information Technology Department, which delivers exceptional value and quality of life through the deployment and support of innovative technologies and SPIRIT. Every employee is accountable to: Demonstrate a high level of customer service; encourage others to focus on the customer; foster an environment where customer service is a priority Communicate with customers to ensure that where possible they are satisfied and that their needs are being addressed; solicit and evaluate customer feedback Act as an ambassador by understanding and fostering the organization's mission and vision Exhibit pride in self, the department, the city, and the community; conduct self in a professional manner Demonstrate integrity and build trust through credibility, reliability, commitment, loyalty and ethical behavior Address difficult or contentious issues in a constructive manner Support/promote change; demonstrate flexibility and takes calculated risks when appropriate Participate in personal growth opportunities and attend trainings designed to enhance capacity to bring new skills and ideas to the job and the organization Work to continuously improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the service or product being delivered Demonstrate support for team efforts by accepting new roles and responsibilities, and helping others achieve objectives Value diversity; demonstrate an awareness of differences; demonstrate sensitivity and adapt behaviors and communication to accommodate these differences GENERAL COMPETENCIES Citywide - Every employee in this position is accountable to: Establish effective interpersonal relationships through honest, open communication and follow-through on commitments Recognize personal strengths and weaknesses and target areas for personal self-development Demonstrate initiative in performing job tasks Exhibit problem-solving skills leading to sound judgment and quality decisions Achieve goals, handle assigned workload and new assignments effectively; demonstrate an ability to work independently Communicate effectively with individuals and groups using clear and concise verbal and written communications Demonstrate accountability for work and take ownership in job performance Demonstrate concern for the accuracy and quality of work; take steps to correct mistakes and improve the overall product Job Specific - Every employee in this position must be able to: Responsible for procuring technology Responsible for preparing quotes, bids and RFQ's and RFP's Responsible for maintaining technology licenses for hardware and software Leadership - Every employee in this position is accountable to: Foster a participatory organizational climate that is open, positive, reinforcing and supportive Encourage employees to be accountable for their work and take ownership in what they do Demonstrate leadership and courage by making or supporting decisions that reflect the organizational mission and goals even when the decision may be unpopular to some Demonstrate collaboration and conflict resolution skills with other departments and employees JOB SPECIFIC FUNCTIONS Essential Job Functions, Duties, Responsibilities and Tasks Receives incoming technology acquisition requests from Information Technology Department as well as staff in all City departments Communicates with departments on technology standards and options for both hardware and software purchases Prepares requests for quotes, bids or RFQ's and RFP's as needed for procurement not already available through a qualifying purchasing agreement Negotiates with vendors to assure best pricing on NASPO and state award procurements Gathers appropriate approval authorizations and generates POs to initiate technology purchases for all departments Monitors technology deliveries, secures equipment and notifies appropriate IT staff members for delivery and installation Conducts tracking of PO approvals through the financial management system Creates installation work orders for purchased products through the service desk system Maintains a database of all software licenses, license types, number of licenses and monitors compliance with license agreements Notifies IT staff or departments when additional licenses are need for growth or to achieve compliance with current usage Initiates and tracks P-Card technology purchases for departments Uses and updates databases for tracking and reporting of hardware and software inventory Leverage the City's LanDesk and ServiceDesk Plus software to help track inventory and generate reports Stays abreast of current and future license agreement changes and communicates with IT Division Managers about how such upcoming changes will affect future cost and licensing strategies (Microsoft) Works closely with Information Technology management in assessing request for technology that fall outside of City technology standards Conducts annual internal audits to verify the City is in compliance with license agreements in terms of number of licenses purchased vs. in use Other Duties and Responsibilities Incumbent is accountable for all duties of this job; other projects and responsibilities may be added at the City's discretion POSITION REQUIREMENTS/WORKING CONDITIONS/PRE-EMPLOYMENT REQUIREMENTS Education, Experience, Skills, Formal Training, Licenses and Certifications Required : Prior experience working with financial management systems One year of experience using an asset tracking database Two years of college education in business or technology and 3 years of experience working in an Information Technology related position; OR 6 years of experience in a technical position Two years of experience in technology procurement while working in a technical position Preferred : Experience in preparing RFPs and RFQs for technology acquisitions Experience in conducting audits to verify organization compliance with number of software licenses Current knowledge of Microsoft Software license structure and experience auditing compliance with agreements Experience with LanDesk or ServiceDesk Plus asset tracking Any equivalent combination of education, training and experience, which would provide the required knowledge and skills, may be considered. Physical Requirements Work requires sufficient physical stamina and strength for: Constant sitting to perform daily tasks; occasional walking through a multilevel facility to retrieve information; frequent standing sometimes for extended periods Frequent squatting, reaching above shoulder and twisting to file documents and lift supplies and material; occasional bending, kneeling, climbing, balancing and reaching below shoulder to store documents, material and supplies Constant light grasp, fine manipulation, and handling to perform daily duties; occasional firm grasp to safely use equipment Frequent lifting, carrying, push/pulling of up to ten (10) pounds to move material and supplies; occasional lifting, pushing/pulling of up to twenty-five (25) pounds with dollies and carts WORKING CONDITIONS Work is performed primarily indoors, but occasional outdoor work may be required. This is primarily office work. Must demonstrate the ability to meet the physical demands of the job, including the ability to retrieve information from various locations in the office when needed. Exposure to periods of high activity and high stress under demanding conditions. The position requires a great deal of communication with City employees, the public, and outside agencies. Materials and Equipment Directly Used Personal computer, printer, peripheral equipment, telephone, computer reference materials. PRE-EMPLOYMENT REQUIREMENTS Background checks will include employment references and criminal history and when applicable, credit check, driver's license record, education verification Pre-employment drug screen Must be legally entitled to work in the United States Closing Date/Time: 6/25/2018 8:30 AM Mountain
Westminster, Colorado Westminster, CO, USA
May 31, 2018
Full Time
POSITION PURPOSE / IMPORTANT APPLICATION INFORMATION The Senior Maintenanceworker - Plants positionis semi-skilled and skilled labor involving use and operation of light machinery, and hand and power tools in the preventive maintenance, repair, and modification of process equipment and water/wastewater plant facilities. It is a mandatory requirement of this position to work overtime. When on-call, must be able to respond to work within 30-minutes for emergencies. This is a safety-sensitive position. The full salary range for this position is stated above. The starting range of pay is dependent on qualifications and experience of each individual candidate. The City of Westminster offers a bonus of up to $1,500 per year depending on the employee's fluency in Spanish, Hmong, and/or Laotian. ORGANIZATIONAL COMPETENCIES AND CULTURAL VALUES/GENERAL COMPETENCIES The mission of every employee at the City of Westminster is to deliver exceptional value and quality of life through SPIRIT. Each employee is measured by the ability to adhere to the City's core values of Service, Pride, Integrity, Responsibility, Innovation, and Teamwork. This position supports the goals of the Public Works and Utilities Department, which maintains and enhances the safety and well-being of the community by providing exceptional water and wastewater service and maintaining the city's extensive network of street infrastructure. The department continuously strives to meet the needs of the community by constantly focusing on customer service, efficient and effective utilization of resources, safety, innovation, and teamwork. Every employee is accountable to: Demonstrate a high level of customer service; encourage others to focus on the customer; foster an environment where customer service is a priority Communicate with customers to ensure that, where possible, they are satisfied, and that their needs are being addressed; solicit and evaluate customer feedback Act as an ambassador by understanding and fostering the organization's mission and vision Exhibit pride in self, the department, the city, and the community; conduct self in a professional manner Demonstrate integrity and builds trust through credibility, reliability, commitment, loyalty, and ethical behavior Address difficult or contentious issues in a constructive manner Support and promote change; demonstrate flexibility, and take calculated risks when appropriate Participate in personal growth opportunities, and attend trainings designed to enhance capacity to bring new skills and ideas to the job and the organization Work to continuously improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the service or product being delivered Demonstrate support for team efforts by accepting new roles and responsibilities, and helping others achieve objectives Value diversity; demonstrate an awareness of differences; demonstrate sensitivity, and adapt behaviors and communication to accommodate these differences GENERAL COMPETENCIES Citywide - Every employee in this position is accountable to: Establish effective interpersonal relationships through honest, open communication and follow-through on commitments Recognize personal strengths and weaknesses, and target areas for personal self-development Demonstrate initiative in performing job tasks Exhibit problem-solving skills leading to sound judgment and quality decisions Achieve goals, and handle assigned workload and new assignments effectively; demonstrate an ability to work independently Communicate effectively with individuals and groups using clear and concise verbal and written communications Demonstrate accountability for work and take ownership in job performance Demonstrate concern for the accuracy and quality of work; take steps to correct mistakes and improve the overall product Job Specific - Every employee in this position must be able to: Demonstrate safe operation of equipment, materials, and methods used in general public works maintenance, construction, and repair, especially those related to the Utilities water and wastewater system Demonstrate knowledge of and willingness to apply work safety rules and procedures Establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers, citizens, and contractors Understand and work from sketches, penciled layouts, rough plans, and specifications Keep routine records and make reports Demonstrate knowledge of Department Policies and Rules and work safety rules and procedures Demonstrate an understanding of how a water and sewer system utility operates Accurately follow verbal and written instructions Safely use all tools, vehicles and other equipment, materials, and supplies JOB SPECIFIC FUNCTIONS Essential Job Functions, Duties, Responsibilities and Tasks 1. Performs plant maintenance duties including: Performs preventative maintenance and condition monitoring on facility equipment Repairs, modifies and installs pumps, motors, compressors, and related equipment Cleans lagoons, sedimentation basins, clarifiers, filters, demineralizers, degasifiers, centrifuges, and sludge dryers Picks up and delivers parts 2. Schedules vehicle maintenance with the Fleet Division 3. Operates light and heavy construction equipment, including: Pick-ups High pressure sewer cleaning equipment Air compressors Power or hand tools Confined space equipment Closed circuit televising equipment Other equipment as required 4. Performs work safely, including: Operating City vehicle Maintaining safe driving record 5. Must possess a valid driver's license and maintain a safe driving record 6. Maintains regular and punctual attendance Other Duties and Responsibilities 1. Will be required to perform Maintenanceworker duties from other primary assignment areas, such as snow removal duties 2. May perform cleaning of work area, parts cleaning, painting, and building maintenance Incumbent is accountable for all duties of this job, and other projects and responsibilities may be added at the City's discretion. POSITION REQUIREMENTS/WORKING CONDITIONS/PRE-EMPLOYMENT REQUIREMENTS Education, Experience, Skills, Formal Training, Licenses, and Certifications Required : Graduation from high school or completion of GED Two years of experience in repair and maintenance of water or wastewater plants Two years of experience in the construction/maintenance trades Experience in safe operation of tools, equipment, and light vehicles Valid driver's license with safe driving record It is a mandatory requirement of this position to work overtime, take weekend duty and be on call for emergency work Preferred : A willingness to learn and strong work ethic Any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience, which would provide the required knowledge and skills, may be considered. Physical Requirements This position is physical in nature and requires sufficient physical strength and stamina to: frequently stand and walk on uneven terrain Frequently crouch/squat, bend/twist and kneel in awkward confined spaces; frequently climb equipment, trenches, and 45-foot ladders through 24-inch-diameter manholes Frequent light grasp and reaching; occasional firm grasp and fine motor functions to handle tools and material Constant near/far acuity and hearing to safely perform duties and perform office tasks Occasional lifting of up to 100 pounds from ground to waist.; occasional lifting of up to eighty (80) pounds from ground to shoulder to move cement bags and equipment, and occasional lifting of forty (40) pounds overhead; occasional carrying and pushing/pulling of up to 100 pounds. WORKING CONDITIONS Work is performed indoors and outdoors with frequent exposure to extreme temperatures. Frequent exposure to noise levels that may cause distractions. May be exposed to confined work areas such as manholes, valve and meter vaults. Work is very physical in nature and requires a great amount of physical exertion in extreme conditions while working in confined spaces. Required Materials and Equipment Other minor activities could include the use of a telephone, fax machine, copier, two-way radio and computer, pickups, high-pressure flushers, air compressors, power or hand tools, confined space equipment, and other equipment as required. PRE-EMPLOYMENT REQUIREMENTS Background check including employment references, criminal history, and driving record review Drug screen Physical Must be legally entitled to work in the United States Closing Date/Time: 6/25/2018 8:30 AM Mountain