City of Fort Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale is the largest of Broward County's 31 municipalities and the 8th largest city in Florida. It encompasses more than 33 square miles and has a population of over 176,000. We support a diverse range industries, including marine, manufacturing, finance, insurance, real estate, high technology, avionics/aerospace, and film and television production and are known as a great place to live, work, and raise a family. The City of Fort Lauderdale seeks candidates for all positions who desire to become part of a team passionate about making a difference and achieving the City of Fort Lauderdale's Mission: We Build Community.

 

 

 

44 job(s) at City of Fort Lauderdale

City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 23, 2022
Part Time
POSITION SUMMARY THIS POSTING IS FOR PT FACILITIES POSITIONS ONLY This is specialized work performed at one of the City's recreational facilities. Duties may vary depending on event and facility assigned. Supervision is limited once the duties and the procedures are learned. Additional duties may include minimal responsibilities regarding supervision of entry level employees. This is routine labor and some limited semi-skilled manual work performing a variety of maintenance and related work. Employees in this class perform tasks that do not require a high degree of manipulative skill or previous work experience in order to function effectively. Work requires strenuous physical outdoor work, often under unfavorable conditions. Work is generally performed under the immediate direction of a supervisor; however, many assignments are very routine and repetitive in nature and after learned can be performed without difficulty under only general supervision. Work includes the use of hand tools and the operation of trucks and other similar equipment on an as-needed basis. Work is reviewed while in progress and upon completion. Part-time/Temporary Positions LOCATION: Parks & Recreation Department ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS THIS POSTING DOES NOT HAVE AN END DATE, AS VACANCIES BECOME AVAILABLE APPLICATIONS WILL BE REVIEWED. IF YOU ARE CHOSEN FOR AN INTERVIEW YOU WILL BE NOTIFIED JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT 1. Possess a current and valid State of Florida Class "E" driver's license with an acceptable driving record. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION APPLICATIONS WILL BE REVIEWED AND THE HIRING AUTHORITY WILL CONTACT THOSE APPLICANTS WHOSE APPLICATION REFLECTS THE BEST MATCH OF EXPERIENCE FOR THE POSITION. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 23, 2022
Part Time
POSITION SUMMARY The employee in this class, under general supervision, is responsible for the organization and personal leadership of a variety of recreation activities in an indoor and/or outdoor recreation center or facility. NOTE: Minors (14 to 17 years of age) employed must be given work assignments that are in compliance with the Federal and Florida State Statutes. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT 1) Have successfully graduated from high school or possess a G.E.D. from a recognized issuing agency. 2) Six (6) months experience in a recreational facility or have been a participant in a variety of recreational activities such as sports, organized games or arts and crafts. NOTE: Once hired, licensed after-school personnel will be required to complete additional documentation and forms to ensure County and State compliance. 40 hours Child Care Training and transcripts required Local/FDLE Background Screening Proof of HS Diploma or GED required Pediatric CPR/First Aid - or obtain within 90 days of employment. Experience working in Licensed After-school program preferred. Licensing is required within 90 days of their start date and will be paid for by the City. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION Applications will be reviewed and the hiring authority will contact those applicants whose application reflects the best match of experience for the position. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 23, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY THIS POSTING IS FOR PT ADMINISTRATIVE POSITIONS ONLY This is specialized work performed at one of the City's facilities. Duties may vary depending on event and facility assigned. Supervision is limited once the duties and the procedures are learned. Additional duties may include minimal responsibilities regarding supervision of entry level employees. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS THIS POSTING DOES NOT HAVE AN END DATE, AS VACANCIES BECOME AVAILABLE APPLICATIONS WILL BE REVIEWED. IF YOU ARE CHOSEN FOR AN INTERVIEW YOU WILL BE NOTIFIED JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Have some experience related to the work assigned. Employees in this class may perform any of the following or related duties. General office experience and Microsoft Office skills. This includes calendar management, electronic and hardcopy record keeping, internal and external communications, document/data tracking, composition of memoranda, spreadsheets and all other duties associated with the day to day operation of professional government offices. Be able to communicate clearly, both orally and in writing at all levels of the organization Performs related work as required. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION Applications will be reviewed and the hiring authority will contact those applicants whose application reflects the best match of experience for the position when there is a vacancy. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 22, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale employees possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers. Supports designated Departments and management by performing statistical and research studies, drafting policies and procedures, developing and monitoring performance, and preparing financial reports. NOTE: The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. This position shall remain open until a sufficient number of qualified applications have been received. The City offers a wide variety of benefits to employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City participates in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which offers an investment option and a pension option, and requires a 3% contribution from employees. New hires are automatically enrolled in FRS. Say "Hello" to the City of Fort Lauderdale and Say "Goodbye" to Your Student Loan! That's right! Under the U.S. Department of Education's Public Service Loan Forgiveness ( PSLF ) program, the remaining balance on your student loan may be forgiven after you have made 120 qualifying monthly payments while working full-time at the City of Fort Lauderdale! Please visit www.fortlauderdale.gov/PublicServiceLoanForgiveness for more information or to see if you qualify. This job classification is in Management Category IV for benefits purposes, which includes five (5) additional Management Vacation days per calendar year and a monthly Employee Expense Allowance of $120.00. This is an "at will" position and not subject to Civil Service Rules or any collective bargaining agreement. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Performs statistical and research studies. Manages various programs to ensure alignment with the City's quality standards. Revises and drafts new policies and procedures based on the needs of the Departments and the City. Supports and leads process improvement activities. Prepares and presents memorandums and reports. Prepares and leads presentations; organizes and facilitates meetings and discussions. Assists in compiling statistical and financial data in order to examine budgets, and to justify funds requested. Assists in developing and preparing the Department's annual operating, capital, revenue, and debt service budgets. Participates in the evaluation of work measurement/productivity studies, management control, plans of service, fiscal accountability, methods analysis, and other elements of management and administration. May prepare financial reports. May represent the department while serving on various Citywide committees. May serve as the Purchasing Card (P-Card) Administrator; oversees the P-Card program for the City; reviews P-Card charges; audits the program to ensure charges being made are appropriate. May perform management, financial, and/or organizational studies of the department's structure, management systems, and staffing needs to assist in the development of departmental-wide strategies and plans in support of the City's strategic goals and objectives. May conduct complex revenue and expenditure forecasts; coordinates and conducts sensitive and complex budgetary, financial, statistical, and programmatic research; analyzes spreadsheets and financial data for the purpose of making a management recommendation. May examine the Department's budget estimates for completeness and conformance with procedures, regulations, and prevailing policies, quality control, and inclusion of City Commission Priorities. May assist the Department Director with budget and expenditure monitoring activities. Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Bachelor's Degree in accounting, finance, public or business administration or related field. One (1) to three (3) years of experience researching and analyzing data and reports. Additional coursework at an accredited college or university in a job related field, may substitute on a year-for-year basis for the required experience. Preferences: Lean or Six Sigma process improvement certifications and/or related work experience. Government work experience. Special Requirements: Non-Essential Employees will not be required to work during a declared emergency but may be required to work in some capacity after the declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine when the employee will be required to work. WORKING ENVIRONMENT: Work Environment Frequency Working in Designated Environment Office or similar indoor environment Frequently or Often Outdoor environment Seldom or Never Street environment (near moving traffic) Seldom or Never Construction site Seldom or Never Confined Space Seldom or Never In the community (homes, businesses, etc.) Seldom or Never Lab Seldom or Never Warehouse environment Seldom or Never PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The position is generally sedentary. Employees sit most of the time, but may walk or stand for brief periods of time. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION Applications will be reviewed and the hiring authority will contact those applicants whose application reflects the best match of experience for the position. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 22, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale employees possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers. Performs semi-skilled work in the repair and maintenance of water mains and sewers, stormwater system infrastructure, roadway maintenance, and/or other work in connection with water and wastewater systems. Installs and maintains swales in the Rights of Way, cleans city owned stormwater infrastructure, and preforms stormwater infrastructure inspections. Employee also performs work involving heavy manual labor, such as; hand-trenching for pipe installation. Work assignments are received daily; orally or in writing. However, since many of the assignments are repetitive, the employee is expected to carry out assignments with a minimum of detailed instructions. Work is performed under the supervision of a higher-ranking employee who is available for consultations on the more unusual work problems. The City offers a wide variety of benefits to employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City participates in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which offers an investment option and a pension option, and requires a 3% contribution from employees. New hires are automatically enrolled in FRS. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Participates in the installation, maintenance, and repairs of water distribution, wastewater and stormwater systems Responds to customer complaints; locates service lines, detects leaks, excavates, and repairs service lines Installs and maintains drainage swales, manholes, catch basins, pipes, taps and other components Inspects water mains, meters, valves, fire hydrants, and sewer lines for condition assessments, leak detection, and make needed repairs Acts as banksman during excavation ensuring proper laying of pipe and making connections Maintains and submits reports of maintenance performed Operates a variety of machinery in performing assigned duties, which may include a jet vacuum, bulldozer, backhoe, bobcat, forklift, roller, excavator, front end loader, grader, asphalt spreader box, pothole truck, and boom truck Operates a variety of equipment in performing assigned duties, which may include a pipe saw, tamper, electric crane, valve machine, torch, rod machine, and jack hammer Depending on area of assignment, performs the following: operates a CCTV survey truck, including setting up and operating equipment to perform internal condition assessment of Stormwater and/or repair of sanitary sewers; operates an inductor truck which removes grit, sand and debris from manholes; operates tapping machines to make water taps on mains under pressure; replaces meter boxes, raises or lowers meter boxes, and repairs meter boxes; sets and resets meters, tests and calibrates meters, and repairs leaks in meters May participate in road-way maintenance of shoulders, alleyways, and repairing pot holes on city roads May repair breaks and holes in street surfaces using asphalt and concrete Will be required to perform "stand-by duty", being available and responding to off-duty emergency call-ins to effect repairs May be required to work nights and weekends Ensures compliance with safety regulations and standard operating procedures Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High School Diploma or G.E.D. One (1) to three (3) years of related experience. . Commercial Driver's License - Class B with Air Brake and an acceptable driving record at the time of appointment. Depending on the position, a State of Florida Class "A" CDL may be required. When operating a wastewater or stormwater tanker/vactor truck a tanker endorsement is preferred. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method. Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify. All successful applicants will be required to pass a medical examination, including drug screening, prior to appointment. Open until sufficient applicants have applied. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes. To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form ( J204 ) at time of application. Closing Date/Time: 1/31/2022 5:00 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 20, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY These positions may involve assignments in any of the City Departments - Recreation, Public Service, Maintenance, etc. The employee is compensated on an hourly basis, as the services are needed. Employment can be terminated at will, and the employee has no expectation of continuing employment or receiving benefits. "Temporary" employment is typically employment that is 20 hours per week or more. Performs semi-skilled facility maintenance duties, which includes minor repairs of building systems, cleaning restrooms, trash pick-up, etc. Work is normally performed under the general supervision of a higher classified employee who issues written and oral instructions. Work is reviewed by the immediate supervisor; constant supervision is not necessary for routine and repetitive tasks. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Performs semi-skilled maintenance duties in any City Department where the need for temporary support has been identified. Assignments will vary according to specific work location and needs. Specific tasks will be determined by the work site supervisor. Participates in performing custodial tasks as applies to municipal buildings and other municipal property, including trash removal Participates in setting up and taking down of benches, seats, chairs, and other equipment Performs basic landscaping duties Acts as a concession attendant when required Performs minor repairs on equipment and municipal buildings Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Depending on the position, qualifications vary. Some positions may require a higher level of education or previous work experience which will be evidenced by copies of relevant education certificates or previous work history. Minimum qualifications include High school Diploma or GED. May require a current and valid State of Florida Class "E" Driver's License with an acceptable driving record Possess some experience in the performance of manual or custodial work, including the use of non-mechanized tools and the operation of light power equipment Possess some experience in using a floor buffer May work weekends, nights and holidays May require working in adverse weather conditions such as heat and humidity PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The position involves light physical demands, such as exerting up to 20 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 10 lbs. of force frequently, and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level in the work environment is quiet to moderately loud. The work entails sedentary work in an office setting. While performing duties, employee is frequently required to stand, walk, stoop, talk, hear, reach above and below shoulders, and use hand and fingers dexterity keyboarding. The employee may be required on rare occasions to lift up to 50 pounds. Sometimes work is stressful when working under stringent time constraints. Vocal communication is required for expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word, and conveying detailed or important instructions to others accurately, loudly, or quickly. Hearing is required to perceive information at normal spoken word levels, and to receive detailed information through oral communications and/or to make fine distinctions in sound; visual acuity is required for depth perception, color perception. WORKING ENVIRONMENT: Work Environment Frequency Working in Designated Environment Office or similar indoor environment Frequently or Often Outdoor environment Frequently or Often Street environment (near moving traffic) Sometimes Construction site Seldom or Never Confined Space Sometimes In the community (homes, businesses, etc.) Sometimes Lab Seldom or Never Warehouse environment Seldom or Never Closing Date/Time:
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 20, 2022
Part Time
POSITION SUMMARY THIS POSTING IS FOR TWO PART-TIME ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT POSITIONS - BUILDING CODE COMPLIANCE Position 1 : Part-Time Admin Assistant to the Assistant Building Official in the Building Code Compliance Section; Position 2 : Part-Time Admin Assistant to work on the 40 year and older building inspection program. Both positions are administrative/clerical. Knowledge of construction is preferred! IMPORTANT: These positions are long term, part-time, and will NOT become full-time. These are positions located at the Development Services Department. Part-time employees are compensated on an hourly basis, typically between 30 and 32 per week. These temporary assignments are for a minimum of 6 months and may last indefinitely. Starting pay rates are as follows and are subject to change: Administrative Assistant (Mid to Higher Level) = $21.64 per hour ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Employees MAY perform any of the following duties depending on assignment: Administrative duties such as general office duties including Microsoft Office, calendar management, electronic and hardcopy record keeping, internal and external communications, document/data tracking, composition of memoranda, spreadsheets and all other duties associated with the day to day operation of professional government offices; Preferences: Construction knowledge and ability to communicate clearly, both orally and in writing. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High school Diploma or equivalent; Two Years college or experience closely related to the position. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION Applications will be reviewed as positions become available. The hiring authority will then contact those applicants whose application reflects the best match of experience for the position to schedule an interview. Closing Date/Time: 1/26/2022 12:00 AM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 20, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY We realize your time is valuable so please do not apply if you do not have at least the required minimum qualifications. The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking Utility Service Representatives. Employees that are motivated to take on today's greatest challenges and rewards in the field of local public service. Employees who are passionate about making a difference and achieving our mission: We Build Community, in a fast-paced organization that operates by vision, strategy, and action. The ideal candidate will perform an initial investigation of complaints received through various sources and dispatched by the City's Central Customer Service Division. Investigates citizen complaints relating to such areas as water, wastewater, stormwater, potholes, sinkholes, swale area, debris in the right-of-way or damaged hydrants. The ideal candidate will also determine the nature of the complaint, if it is the City's or citizen's responsibility, if immediate minor repairs can be performed and locate and mark water mains, service lines, sewer lines, force mains, and gravity mains for various work crews. The City offers a wide variety of benefits to employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City participates in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which offers an investment option and a pension option, and requires a 3% contribution from employees. New hires are automatically enrolled in FRS. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Responds to and investigates customer complaints; locates and operates valves as required to conduct repairs Locates all utilities assets in City right of way Coordinates line locations with Sunshine 811 Investigates and clears sewer stoppages Inspects roadways prior to and after construction for covered valves and damage Investigates and makes corrections to utilities maps for water and sewer Serves as first line of communication and interaction with construction team and the general public Conducts service investigations; rereads meters when necessary; connects and disconnects water meters for non-payment, illegal usage, or for vacating or new residents Detects and secures meter leaks; makes minor repairs, as necessary, such as tightening spud nuts and replacing missing valve box lids or inserts Maintains tools and equipment in a safe and proper working condition Reads and interprets city maps and atlases Operates city isolation valves in the event of a water force main breaks Ensures compliance with safety regulations and standard operating procedures Uses iPad, digital hand-held tools and asset management systems Performs onsite public outreach for when neighbors are impacted Interfacing with QAlert Program, GIS and asset management system Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Have successfully graduated from a standard high school or possess an acceptable G.E.D. certificate equivalency. Must possess at least three (3) years of experience in repairing and/or installing water, wastewater, or stormwater mains; some experience involving public contact or customer service. Must possess a Class B Commercial Driver's License (May be required depending on work location.) Must possess a Water Distribution Level 3 license Additional qualifying experience or completion of coursework at an accredited college or university in a job-related field, may substitute on a year-for-year basis for one year of the required experience or education. Special Requirements: Effective January 1, 2019 , Bargaining Unit members employed as Utility Service Representative , and assigned to water distribution shall possess and maintain a Level 3 or higher water distribution system operator license from the Florida Department of Environmental Protection. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method. Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify. All successful applicants will be required to pass a medical examination, including drug screening , prior to appointment. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes. To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form ( J204 ). The City of Fort Lauderdale is AN EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY (EEO) AND AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER . All applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender (including identity or expression), marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or any other protected classification as defined by applicable law (except as limited by Personnel Rules, Collective Bargaining Agreements, or bona fide occupational qualifications). In compliance with the Drug-Free Workplace Act of 1988, the City of Fort Lauderdale is committed to providing a safe, quality-oriented and productive work environment consistent with the standards of the community in which it serves. Alcohol and drug abuse poses a threat to the health and safety of City's community builders and to the security of the City's equipment and facilities. For these reasons, the City is committed to the elimination of drug and alcohol use and abuse in the workplace. Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) protects qualified individuals with disabilities from employment discrimination. Under the ADA, a person has a disability if he has a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits a major life activity.The physical demands described within the job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job . In compliance with the ADA, the City of Fort Lauderdale will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. Closing Date/Time: 1/28/2022 5:00 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 20, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY Do you possess a passion for public service coupled with a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance and job proficiency? If so, apply now! This could be your chance to effectively convey the vision and mission of our organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to internal and external customers. The Department of Sustainable Development's Building Services Division seeks a Permit Services Technician. This full-time position assists the public by processing construction permit applications in accordance with State, County and City Building Codes. Note: This position pays $17.56 hourly. Preference will be given to internal candidates. This job classification is included within the bargaining unit represented by Teamsters Local Union 769 and therefore is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Teamsters Local Union 769. "In accordance with Article 24 of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Teamsters Local Union 769, for posting purposes this open-competitive job posting shall be considered as a simultaneous internal and external posting (it is open to both internal City employees and external applicants)." Additionally, this job classification is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Teamsters Local Union 769. The City offers a wide variety of benefits to their employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary. Beginning January 1, 2021, the City offers participation in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which will require a 3% contribution from employees. Anyone hired after Jan 1, 2021 will be automatically enrolled in FRS. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Performs intake and processing of permit application, plans and supporting documentation for permitting required by the City of Fort Lauderdale Reviews for accurate, legible and complete documentation with job specific supplement; notarizes approved documentation Assists customer in obtaining the correct number of applications based on the scope of work presented Calculates and processes permit application deposits, payments and related fees associated with the permitting process Processes payment of Cash, Check or Credit Card on related electronic system Balances accounts daily Prepares plans for routing to various disciplines specific to permit type Preps for recheck and revision and verifies approvals are completed prior to permit issue Communicates, advises, directs, accepts and applies payments using a variety of office software Updates and registers licensed contractors with the city per established guidelines and legal obligations Maintains an alphabetical file of all verified contractor registration documents as required Verifies property ownership through Broward County's Property Appraiser site Verifies contractor license, general liability insurance and workman's compensation are current Files and routes permit plan reviews Prepares correspondence and answers inquiries from various officials Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High School Diploma or equivalent One 1 year performing administrative work Must possess or be able to obtain Notary Public Certification. Preferences: Permit Technician Certification Experience with or Knowledge of Construction Trade and/or Permitting Processes Customer Service Experience Payment Handling Experience Public Sector/Local Government Experience HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION "In accordance with Article 24 of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Teamsters Local Union 769, for posting purposes this open-competitive job posting shall be considered as a simultaneous internal and external posting (it is open to both internal City employees and external applicants)." Additionally, this job classification is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Teamsters Local Union 769. Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method. Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify. All successful applicants may be required to take a medical examination and/or pass a drug screening prior to appointment. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes. To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form (J204) at time of application. SUPPLEMENTAL INFORMATION Established Date: 11/18/2018 Revised Date: 10/01/2019 Management Category: N/A Classification Level: Foundation FLSA: Non-Exempt EEO Code: 6 Admin Support Job Code: TM012 Pay Grade: TG04 The City of Fort Lauderdale is AN EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY (EEO) AND AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER . All applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender (including identity or expression), marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or any other protected classification as defined by applicable law (except as limited by Personnel Rules, Collective Bargaining Agreements, or bona fide occupational qualifications). In compliance with the Drug-Free Workplace Act of 1988, the City of Fort Lauderdale is committed to providing a safe, quality-oriented and productive work environment consistent with the standards of the community in which it serves. Alcohol and drug abuse poses a threat to the health and safety of City's community builders and to the security of the City's equipment and facilities. For these reasons, the City is committed to the elimination of drug and alcohol use and abuse in the workplace. Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) protects qualified individuals with disabilities from employment discrimination. Under the ADA, a person has a disability if he has a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits a major life activity.The physical demands described within the job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job . In compliance with the ADA, the City of Fort Lauderdale will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. Closing Date/Time: 1/26/2022 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 15, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale employees possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers. PLEASE READ THE JOB ANNOUNCEMENT FOR APPLICATION SUBMITTAL REQUIREMENTS The employee in this position maintains surveillance and enforces pool regulations to ensure and secure the safety of pool patrons. Serves as head lifeguard and leads part-time and temporary lifeguards. Administers First Aid and CPR as needed. The employee exercises reasonable initiative and independent judgment in the conduct of pool programs and activities and in response to emergency situations within the limits of established policies and procedures. This job classification is included within the bargaining unit represented by Teamsters Local Union769 and therefore is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Teamsters Local Union 769. REQUIRED DOCUMENTS FOR SUBMITTING ONLINE APPLICATION A. Lifeguard Certification issued by the American Red Cross B. Lifeguard Instructor Certification (LGI) issued by the American Red Cross C. Water Safety Instructor certification (WSI) issued by the American Red Cross D. Aquatic Facility Operator (AFO) or Certified Pool Operator (CPO) License (not needed at time of application but must obtain within 6 months of hire) To obtain information regarding Lifeguard Training or Water Safety Instructor courses administered by the American Red Cross Association contact please visit www.redcross.org/take-a-class QUALIFICATIONS FOR EMPLOYMENT AS A POOL LIFEGUARD A. High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalency B. Candidates are required to pass a swim test prior to appointment C. All required certifications, whether possessed at time of application or obtained after appointment, must be kept current to continue employment in this class D. One (1) to three (3) years of experience as a lifeguard ***CANDIDATES ARE REQUIRED TO PASS A SWIM TEST PRIOR TO APPOINTMENT*** The results of the performance test will be valid for thirty (30) days only. Unsuccessful applicants or those not hired within 30 days, must reapply, and retake the test. The skills listed below in the performance tests are representative but not limited to the performance test requirements. In order to be eligible for a Pool Lifeguard position with the City of Fort Lauderdale, you must: 200-yard swim under 4 minutes Treading Water for 2 minutes Brick Retrieval Front Rescue-Active Victim Rear Rescue - Active Victim Head Neck or Spinal Injury in Shallow Water Submerged Passive Victim in Deep Water with 3 minutes of CPR Candidates must pass ALL seven (7) components of the swim test to successfully complete the performance exam. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS NOTE: The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Instructs and supervises aquatic programs and courses Reports non-compliance of operating policy and procedure to an immediate supervisor Organizes and conducts recreational activities, assist in site supervision, and special events Create, establish and supervise employee work schedules; Assist with hiring and training of new lifeguard staff Administer daily work and maintenance schedules; Assign duties to lifeguards and other subordinate employees, supervise task completion; conduct monthly safety training; supervise the activities of Pool Lifeguards and other pool personnel; reviews standard pool safety and operational procedures Conduct and teach American Red Cross courses to employees and the general public including, but not limited to Water Safety, Lifeguarding CPR/AED/First Aid, and Basic Water Rescue Monitors activities in and near the water through patron surveillance Enforces facility safety rules and regulations and educates patrons Recognizes and provides quick response to any and all emergencies including rescue, First Aid and CPR Performs opening and closing duties including safety checks and inspections Conducts safety orientations, administers swim tests and fits life jackets Works as a team with other lifeguards, city staff and management Cleans and performs maintenance of pool equipment, pool deck, swimming pools and locker room facilities If assigned to the Fort Lauderdale Aquatic Center, will be required to perform operational tasks that include but are not limited to; set up, break down, and cleanup of special events Ability to accurately test swimming pool water Work on weekends as scheduled during special events for the City and Aquatic Complex Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalency. Must possess an American Red Cross Lifeguard certification. One (1) to three (3) years of experience as a lifeguard. Must possess an American Red Cross Instructor certification (LGI). Must possess an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor certification (WSI). Must obtain Aquatic Facility Operator (AFO) OR Certified Pool Operator (CPO) License within 6 months of hire. Must be able to successfully pass a performance test which includes simulated pool rescues. This test must be successfully passed every six (6) months after employment. Candidates are required to pass a swim test prior to appointment. If assigned to a licensed afterschool facility, must enroll in the Florida 40-hour Child Care Introductory Training for School-aged children within ninety (90) days from the date of assignment and successfully complete such training within one (1) year. If assigned to a licensed afterschool facility, may be required to obtain the Child Development Associate credential within one (1) year after successful completion of the Florida 40-Hour Child Care Introductory Training for school-aged children. If assigned to the Fort Lauderdale Aquatic Center, Free Diving and/or SCUBA certification is preferred relative to assigned lifeguard and maintenance duties in deep water up to and including a depth of 6-meters (19.68 Feet). All required certifications, whether possessed at time of application or obtained after appointment, must be kept current to continue employment in this class. Applicants with experience in aquatics programming and some supervisory experience or training may be given preference. RecTrac - Recreation Management Software experience is preferred VISION REQUIREMENTS - Must be free from color blindness and have no permanent abnormality of either eye; must have at least 20/50 vision in each eye without correction (glasses or contacts) and must have 20/20 vision in each eye separately with correction. Employees are required to wear corrective lenses while on duty if vision is not at least 20/50 without correction. THE VISION REQUIREMENTS CANNOT BE WAIVED UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES. An employee who has undergone radial keratotomy may not be examined until six (6) weeks have elapsed from their last surgical procedure and must at that time meet the above stated vision requirements. Special Requirements: Essential Employees may be required to work during a declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine who will be required to work. POOL LIFEGUARD TESTING PROCESS In addition to the minimum requirements, each applicant will be required to successfully complete the following testing requirements: APPLICATION SUBMITTAL (with required documents) INTERVIEW PERFORMANCE EXAM: Swim Test and Written Test BACKGROUND CHECK MEDICAL EXAMINATION PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: In addition to life saving duties, the position involves medium physical demands, such as exerting up to 100 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 lbs. of force frequently, and/or up to 10 lbs. of force constantly to move objects. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION The City offers a wide variety of benefits to employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City participates in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which offers an investment option and a pension option, and requires a 3% contribution from employees. New hires are automatically enrolled in FRS. Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method. Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify. All successful applicants will be required to pass a medical examination, including drug screening, prior to appointment. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes. To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form (J204). Closing Date/Time: 2/4/2022 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 14, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale employees possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers. This is first-line supervisory work in managing of the maintenance of City parks, parkways, and departmental facilities in the following specialty areas: parks and facilities maintenance, beach maintenance, turf maintenance, tree services/maintenance, project installation and nursery, or athletic fields. NOTE: The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. This job classification is in Management Category III for benefits purposes. The City participates in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which offers an investment option and a pension option, and requires a 3% contribution from employees. New hires are automatically enrolled in FRS. This job classification is included within the bargaining unit represented by Federation of Public Employees and therefore is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Federation of Public Employees. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Supervises the work of assigned staff; delegates and reviews work assignments; conducts performance evaluations Performs inspections and evaluations of areas of assignment; makes recommendations for improvements; ensures compliance with codes and ordinances Receives and responds to customer complaints; determines and directs appropriate corrective measures Responds to and resolves concerns; meets with staff and outside entities Orders equipment and supplies; maintains proper inventory and records May provide input in the preparation of the division budget; monitors expenses; Participates in the preparation of bid specifications Plans, lays out, supervises and directs the work of crews engaged in solid waste collection of garbage and bulk trash, and repair, recycling and bulk reduction, and/or lot and canal cleanup Makes inspections to determine possible violations of Code of Ordinances regarding solid waste collection and disposal, and maintenance of property May supervise removal of trash and debris, removal of dead trees, tree pruning, and replacement of trees and shrubbery in municipal grounds, parks, playgrounds and beach May supervise the planning, layout and tending of a variety of flowers, plants and shrubs which can be planted and grown successfully at municipal grounds and parks May supervise the fertilizing and preparation of the soil for various types of plants and flowers; transplants from greenhouse to cold frame; and stakes and buds flowering plants May supervise maintenance of playgrounds, athletic fields, tennis and swimming pool grounds, and beach areas; and in the painting, repairing and electrical and plumbing maintenance of buildings and facilities May supervise subordinate personnel operating light and heavy automotive equipment engaged in beach, park, municipal grounds, and athletic field mowing and maintenance May supervise set-up and take-down of show mobile and related special event apparatus through coordination with recreation personnel May schedule and supervise sprinkler system installation and major pump repair; coordinate and organize work schedule of community service workers and park facility maintenance crew May supervise nursery operation, which includes: cutting and rooting slips; digging and preserving bulbs; harvesting seeds, shoots, and cuts; cultivating base stock for grafting; propagating a wide variety of plants; and watering and caring for plants May plan, assign, supervise and inspect the work of crews engaged in the construction, maintenance and repair of parks and recreation equipment, structures and facilities May plan, assign, supervise and review the work of employees engaged in inspecting, repairing, replacing and maintaining athletic fields, security and interior electrical and lighting systems Plans, assigns, supervises and reviews the work of employees engaged in ordering, storing, distributing and accounting for supplies, material, equipment and tools in the department's warehouse. Reviews requests for supplies. Submits requisitions for supplies, materials and equipment Drives a truck in transporting staff and equipment to and from jobs Interviews candidates for employment and recommends, in the interest of the City, that eligible applicants be hired Manages the day-to-day activities of staff that include; tracking, reviewing, analyzing, and forecasting budgets, expenses and trends within a work management program (PC and mobile device) Performs related work as required. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Associate degree. Three (3) to five (5) years of progressively responsible experience in the maintenance of grounds. Depending on area of assignment at least two years must be in one of the following specialty areas: Parks and Facility Maintenance - construction, maintenance and repair of park and recreation equipment, structures and facilities. Beach Maintenance-clean and maintain beach areas and beach facilities. Turf Maintenance-weeding, mowing, watering and fertilizing public and parkway grounds. Project Installation and Nursery-installation and renovation of parks and parkway landscaping and nursery operation. Tree Services - tree pruning, tree planting and tree removal. Athletic Field Maintenance - preparation and maintenance of athletic playing surfaces and lighting systems; set-up and maintenance of equipment for citywide special events. Previous supervisory experience preferred. Additional qualifying experience may substitute on a year for year basis of the required education Possess or be able to obtain a valid State of Florida driver's license within 30 days of hire Special Requirements: Essential Employees may be required to work during a declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine who will be required to work. PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The position involves light physical demands, such as exerting up to 50 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 10 lbs. of force frequently, and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method. Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify. All successful applicants will be required to pass a medical examination, including drug screening, prior to appointment. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes. To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form ( J204 ). Closing Date/Time: 2/4/2022 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 14, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale employees possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers. The employee in this role coordinates and leads various financial activities for a designated department. Coordinates and prepares the department's operating and capital budgets; interprets trends; maintains and develops accounting control procedures; conducts special studies and projects; administers contracts, grants, and programs; and corresponds with vendors, citizens, contractors, consultants, other departments, private companies and other governmental organizations. May supervise staff assigned to administer financial activities. NOTE: The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. The City offers a wide variety of benefits to employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City participates in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which offers an investment option and a pension option, and requires a 3% contribution from employees. New hires are automatically enrolled in FRS. This job classification is in Management Category IV for benefit purposes. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Supervises the work of assigned personnel; delegates and review assignments; conducts performance evaluations Prepares and controls operating and capital budgets; compiles revenue and expense projections Provides financial and operating reports, funding requests, expenditure levels, budget requests, budget justifications, cost cutting ideas, and procedures to executive management Determines work procedures; May review and expedite workflow for Timekeeping and Payroll functions Coordinates and updates CIP Projects in the Engineering Tracking System; provides updated status reports May ensure capital equipment is managed according to policy; reviews and monitors asset inventory and asset management policy Serves as the department Budget Liaison, Community Investment Plan (CIP) Liaison and for other financial programs and processes May serve as the department Public Records Request Liaison, Fleet Liaison and Procurement Liaison May serve as coordinator for departmental grant programs Composes correspondence and memos; represents the department at meetings and conferences Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Bachelor's Degree in finance, public administration, business administration or accounting Five (5) to seven (7) years of experience in accounting, finance, or related field. Additional qualifying experience or completion of coursework at an accredited college or university in a job related field, may substitute on a year-for-year basis for the required experience or education. Special Requirements: Essential Employees may be required to work during a declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine who will be required to work. PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The position is generally sedentary. Employees sit most of the time, but may walk or stand for brief periods of time. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. WORKING ENVIRONMENT: Work Environment Frequency Working in Designated Environment Office or similar indoor environment Frequently or Often Outdoor environment Seldom or Never Street environment (near moving traffic) Seldom or Never Construction site Seldom or Never Confined Space Seldom or Never In the community (homes, businesses, etc.) Seldom or Never Lab Seldom or Never Warehouse environment Seldom or Never HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method. Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify. All successful applicants will be required to pass a medical examination, including drug screening, prior to appointment. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes. To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form (J204). Closing Date/Time: 2/7/2022 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 12, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale employees possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers. Coordinates the scheduling and completion of printing jobs within the print shop and copy center. Consults with users regarding printing requests, materials, costs and expected finished product results/deadlines. Estimates the production time, methods and costs of incoming requested print jobs. Coordinates mail room operations and supervises staff. NOTE: The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. The City offers a wide variety of benefits to employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City participates in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which offers an investment option and a pension option, and requires a 3% contribution from employees. New hires are automatically enrolled in FRS. Say "Hello" to the City of Fort Lauderdale and Say "Goodbye" to Your Student Loan! That's right! Under the U.S. Department of Education's Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program, the remaining balance on your student loan may be forgiven after you have made 120 qualifying monthly payments while working full-time at the City of Fort Lauderdale! Please visit www.fortlauderdale.gov/PublicServiceLoanForgiveness for more information or to see if you qualify. This job classification is in Management Category IV for benefits purposes, which includes Five (5) additional Management Vacation Days and an Expense Allowance of $120/month. This job classification is included within the bargaining unit represented by Federation of Public Employees and therefore is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Federation of Public Employees. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Supervises the work of assigned staff; delegates and reviews work assignments; conducts performance evaluations and provides training Oversees mail room and print shop operations to ensure compliance with safety rules Receives, consults on, schedules, and estimates the cost of print requests Coordinates print production activities for the digital press, the two-color offset press, single color offset press, digital duplicator, and/or the high-speed copier in the City Hall Copy Center Coordinates with suppliers to maintain paper stock, inks, toner, and bindery supplies; regulates inventory to ensure envelopes and supplies for the daily water bills are always in stock Confers with various departments/divisions regarding annual print and mail projects Assists in formulation of Publishing Services and Mail budget requests, Budget Book Narratives, goals and objectives; monitors financial transactions for accuracy and expedites payments per City financial rules Oversees equipment and building routine maintenance and repairs; researches and acquires needed equipment for evolving production needs Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Associate's Degree in Business, Public Administration or a related field. Three (3) to five (5) years of experience in a commercial graphic arts or printing position. Have at least one (1) year of supervisory or lead worker experience. Additional qualifying experience or completion of coursework at an accredited college or university in a job related field, may substitute on a year-for-year basis for the required experience or education. Possess or be able to obtain a valid State of Florida driver's license within 30 days of hire. Special Requirements: Essential Employees may be required to work during a declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine who will be required to work. WORKING ENVIRONMENT: Work Environment Frequency Working in Designated Environment Office or similar indoor environment Frequently or Often Outdoor environment Seldom or Never Street environment (near moving traffic) Seldom or Never Construction site Seldom or Never Confined Space Sometimes In the community (homes, businesses, etc.) Seldom or Never Lab Seldom or Never Warehouse environment Seldom or Never PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The position involves medium physical demands, such as exerting up to 50 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 lbs. of force frequently, and/or up to 10 lbs. of force constantly to move objects. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method. Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify. All successful applicants may be required to take a medical examination and/or pass a drug screening prior to appointment. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes. To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form ( J204 ). Closing Date/Time: 2/16/2022 10:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 11, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale employees possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers. Please Note: This is not a shipping or logistics-related position (see details below). This is mid-level professional work of more than average difficulty in city transportation planning. The TRANSPORTATION & MOBILTY PLANNER (PLANNER II) position will reside in the Transportation and Mobility Department. The employee will assist in the facilitation of transportation projects in alignment with the City's transportation goals in order to improve conditions for all users in collaboration with the Department's engineering staff. The focus is on projects to improve safety for multimodal use of streets for bicyclists, pedestrians, as well as traffic calming. This employee works closely with residents to identify transportation challenges and possible solutions, assists in the development of project concepts; and assists in the facilitation of the implementation of the Vision through review of partner agency project review and grant development. The employee conducts public outreach, completes studies, compiles and analyzes data, and prepares parts or details of a project and/or plan; or conducts field evaluations of projects and background data needed for making decisions on plans and for the implementation of projects, and assists in managing consultants in the development of plans and concept development of projects. This work shall be in alignment with the City's Vision Plan Fast Forward Fort Lauderdale 2035, Strategic Plan and Connecting the Blocks Program. Significant coordination with agency partners will be required; such as the Florida Department of Transportation, Broward Metropolitan Planning Agency and Broward County. An employee in this class is responsible for performing professional work in city transportation planning under general supervision. The employee conducts or assists with the management of consultants conducting studies, compiles and analyzes factual materials and prepares parts or details of a Transportation Master Plan and/or Corridor Study, or makes studies and field evaluations of background data needed for transportation planning activities. Employee exercises reasonable initiative and independent judgment in the performance of duties. Work performed is reviewed by an assigned supervisor in conferences with the employee, through direct observation of work while in progress and through evaluation of work products. NOTE: The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. This position shall remain open until a sufficient number of qualified applications have been received. This job classification is in Management Category IV for benefits purposes, which includes Five (5) additional Management Vacation days per calendar year and a monthly expense allowance of $120.00. The City participates in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which offers an investment option and a pension option, and requires a 3% contribution from employees. New hires are automatically enrolled in FRS. Say "Hello" to the City of Fort Lauderdale and Say "Goodbye" to Your Student Loan! That's right! Under the U.S. Department of Education's Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program, the remaining balance on your student loan may be forgiven after you have made 120 qualifying monthly payments while working full-time at the City of Fort Lauderdale! Please visit www.fortlauderdale.gov/PublicServiceLoanForgiveness for more information or to see if you qualify. This job classification is included within the bargaining unit represented by Federation of Public Employees and therefore is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Federation of Public Employees. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Serves as a dedicated point of contact for neighborhood transportation requests including but not limited to pedestrian & bicycle safety and accommodations, traffic flow, congestion, and traffic calming. This will include regular meetings, presentations, and communications. Will plan and conduct community outreach efforts designed to reach public consensus on specific implementation projects. Studies and makes recommendations for programmatic revisions designed to ensure transportation programs are efficient and responsive to the City's Planning Vision; May participate or manage transportation planning studies for areas and/or corridors to achieve the City's and neighborhood's vision. Collection and analysis of technical data to inform transportation studies. May pursue grants, including research, application and grant administration to implement transportation projects. Represents the City at technical and public meetings, and has contact with other public and private agencies at the county, local, state and federal levels, with elected officials, and the public at large; May review roadway design plans to ensure they are consistent with the City Vision Plan and the requests provided from residents through previous requests. Provides information and assistance to City officials and management, other governmental agencies, and the general public. Plans and organizes assigned work programs and reviews work to ensure accuracy and timeliness; may need to work with others across the city and within the department for technical aspects of a project. Coordinates closely with Transportation & Mobility traffic engineering and transit staff on planning and implementation of projects. May manages consultant relationships and manage contracts. Performs related work as required. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Have successfully graduated from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's Degree in urban and regional planning, geography, architecture, or other field closely related to urban planning. Have at least two (2) years experience in actual transportation planning work. A Master's Degree in urban and regional planning, geography, architecture, public or business administration or a closely related field may be substituted for one (1) year of the experience requirement. Additional qualifying experience may be substituted on a year-for-year basis for the educational requirement. This position requires a flexible schedule including attendance at various public meetings which commonly occur during the evening hours. American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) certification is preferred. Previous experience working for or with government agencies is preferred. SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: Non-Essential Employees will not be required to work during a declared emergency but may be required to work in some capacity after the declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine when the employee will be required to work. WORKING ENVIRONMENT: Work Environment Frequency Working in Designated Environment Office or similar indoor environment Frequently or Often Outdoor environment Sometimes Street environment (near moving traffic) Sometimes Construction site Seldom or Never Confined Space Seldom or Never In the community (homes, businesses, etc.) Sometimes Lab Seldom or Never Warehouse environment Seldom or Never PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The position is generally sedentary. Employees sit most of the time, but may walk or stand for brief periods of time. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method. Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify. All successful applicants may be required to pass a medical examination, including drug screening, prior to appointment. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes. To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form ( J204 ). Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 09, 2022
Part Time
POSITION SUMMARY The employee in this class, under general supervision, is responsible for the organization and personal leadership of a variety of recreation activities in an indoor and/or outdoor recreation center or facility. Monday - Friday: 1:30 P.M. - 6:00 P.M. (Regular School Days) Hours may vary on Early Release Days & Non-School Days ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS THIS POSTING DOES NOT HAVE AN END DATE, AS VACANCIES BECOME AVAILABLE APPLICATIONS WILL BE REVIEWED. IF YOU ARE CHOSEN FOR AN INTERVIEW YOU WILL BE NOTIFIED. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT 1) Have successfully graduated from high school or possess a G.E.D. from a recognized issuing agency. 2) Six (6) months experience in a recreational facility or have been a participant in a variety of recreational activities such as sports, organized games or arts and crafts. NOTE: Once hired, licensed after-school personnel will be required to complete additional documentation and forms to ensure County and State compliance. 40 hours Child Care Training and transcripts required Local/FDLE Background Screening Proof of HS Diploma or GED required Pediatric CPR/First Aid - or obtain within 90 days of employment. Experience working in Licensed After-school program preferred. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION Applications will be reviewed and the hiring authority will contact those applicants whose application reflects the best match of experience for the position. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 09, 2022
Part Time
POSITION SUMMARY THIS POSTING IS FOR PT POOL MAINTENANCE WORKER ONLY The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking dynamic and goal-driven employees. Employees that are motivated to take on today's greatest challenges and rewards in the field of local public service. Employees who are passionate about making a difference and achieving our mission: We Build Community, in a fast-paced organization that operates by vision, strategy, and action. Would you fit in? Apply now. This is manual and semi-skilled work of average difficulty in the maintenance of City-operated swimming pools. An employee in this class is responsible for the performance of a wide variety of manual and semi-skilled tasks requiring some ability in the use of hand tools, power tools, SCUBA and mechanical equipment. Work may include manual labor in the off-loading of supply trucks, moving of pool deck equipment, including diving boards, lifeguard chairs, pool covers and lane lines. An employee in this class may be responsible for building and grounds maintenance in an assigned area. Work is normally performed under the general supervision of a higher classified employee who issues written and oral instructions. Work is reviewed by the immediate supervisor; constant supervision is not necessary for routine and repetitive tasks. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Have one (1) year paid experience in the maintenance or operation of a commercial aquatic facility. Have current basic SCUBA certification. Possess a valid Commercial Pool Operator's Certificate and a valid American Red Cross C.P.R. card, or be able to obtain within one (1) year from date of appointment. Preference: A current CPO license is preferable at the time of hire. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION THIS POSTING DOES NOT HAVE AN END DATE, AS VACANCIES BECOME AVAILABLE APPLICATIONS WILL BE REVIEWED. IF YOU ARE CHOSEN FOR AN INTERVIEW YOU WILL BE NOTIFIED Applications will be reviewed and the hiring authority will contact those applicants whose application reflects the best match of experience for the position. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 09, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale employees possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers. The Department of Sustainable Development's Building Services Division seeks a Senior Building Inspector (or Building Inspector). The Senior Building Inspector inspects new and existing building installations in residential, commercial, and industrial buildings for compliance with the Florida Building Code (FBC), High Velocity Hurricane Zone (HVHZ), safety standards, laws, ordinances and other County, State and Federal regulations and performs plan reviews as needed. The Building Inspector inspects new and existing structural installations in residential, commercial, and industrial buildings for compliance with the Florida Building Code (FBC), safety standards, local laws, local ordinances and other County, State and Federal regulations. NOTE: The duties of these positions will include all duties set forth in the official job descriptions. Both of these job classifications are included within the bargaining unit represented by Teamsters Local Union 769 and therefore is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Teamsters Local Union 769. "In accordance with Article 24 of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Teamsters Local Union 769, for posting purposes this open-competitive job posting shall be considered as a simultaneous internal and external posting (it is open to both internal City employees and external applicants)." Additionally, this job classification is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Teamsters Local Union 769. The City offers a wide variety of benefits to their employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary. Beginning January 1, 2021, the City offers participation in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which will require a 3% contribution from employees. Anyone hired after Jan 1, 2021 will be automatically enrolled in FRS. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. SENIOR BUILDING INSPECTOR: Starting Pay Rate for Senior Building Inspector: $75,858.64 annual or $36.47 per hour (plus any overtime worked) Inspects new and existing building permitted installations (and enforcement) in residential, commercial, and industrial buildings and personal structures within the city limits to ensure adherence to the FBC, High Velocity Hurricane Zone (HVHZ), safety standards, laws and ordinances Confers with architects, engineers, general contractors, attorneys, property owners and others regarding plans review, building inspection, building materials and practices and code enforcement matters Inspects alteration and repair jobs; checks structural elements May inspect buildings and other structures, land use and land or building development or modification for structural conformance and compliance with zoning rules and regulations Occasionally reviews building plans and specifications of proposed structural installations in detail for conformity with the FBC, City Code of Ordinances and other applicable rules and regulations Electronically prepares reports and maintains inspection records of work performed and properly enters inspection data, including documents and images using provided hardware and software systems and equipment Assists planning, organizing and directing a coordinated building inspection program Performs related work as required BUILDING INSPECTOR: Starting Pay Rate for Building Inspector: $68,326.96 annual or $32.85 per hour (plus any overtime worked) Inspects new and existing building permitted installations (and enforcement) in residential, commercial and industrial buildings within the city limits to ensure adherence to the FBC, High Velocity Hurricane Zone (HVHZ), safety standards, local laws and ordinances Confers with architects, engineers, general contractors, attorneys, property owners and others regarding inspections, building materials and practices, and code enforcement matters Inspects alteration and repair jobs; checks roof and foundation connections for building additions Cites applicable codes to enforce compliance of the violation with corresponding building code and ordinances; Issues Stop Work Orders for work without permits and posts unsafe structures Electronically prepares reports and maintains inspection records of work performed and properly enters inspection data, including documents and images using provided hardware and software systems and equipment Posts Notices of Violation on properties, issues warning and citation notices of violation of City Ordinances and the FBC Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT SENIOR BUILDING INSPECTOR: Have graduated from a standard high school or vocational school or possess a G.E.D. certificate from a recognized issuing agency. Or qualifying work experience may be substituted for the High School or equivalent education requirement on a year-for-year basis Possess or be able to obtain a valid State of Florida driver's license within 30 days of hire Must be certified by the Building Code Administrators and Inspectors Board (BCAIB) as a Standard Plans Examiner (Structural/Building) and as a Standard Inspector (Structural/Building) OR be a Florida Registered Architect or Florida Licensed Professional Engineer in the discipline requested. (Required certifications and license must be kept current to continue employment in this class) Must be certified by BORA and shall meet at least one of the following qualifications: A Florida Registered Architect or a Florida Licensed Professional Engineer (PE), in the discipline requested and having practiced for a minimum of five (5) years within the State of Florida, two (2) years of which within the HVHZ OR pass BORA's HVHZ exam OR A Standard (Structural/Building) Inspector serving for a minimum of one (1) year for an Authority Having Jurisdiction (AHJ) or school board within the State of Florida Must possess a current Certificate of Competency OR a PE license OR Architect registration issued by at least one of the following entities: Florida Construction Industry Licensing Board Broward County Central Examining Board of Building Construction Trades Miami-Dade County Construction Trades Qualifying Board Florida Board of Professional Engineers Department of Business and Professional Regulation as an Architect BUILDING INSPECTOR: Have graduated from a standard high school or vocational school or possess a G.E.D. certificate from a recognized issuing agency. Qualifying work experience may be substituted for the High School or equivalent education requirement on a year-for-year basis Possess or be able to obtain a valid State of Florida driver's license within 30 days of hire Certified as required by the State of Florida, Building Code Administrators and Inspectors Board (BCAIB) as a Standard (Building/Structural) Inspector OR be a Florida Registered Architect or Florida Licensed Professional Engineer (PE). (Required certifications and license must be kept current to continue employment in this class) Engineers are exempt from BCAIB certification. Certification by the Broward County's Board of Rules and Appeals (BORA) by meeting one of the following (An applicant for Certification as a Structural Inspector under the provisions of this section who is a graduate from an accredited school holding a Bachelor or Associate of Science Degree in Engineering, Architecture or Building Construction may be credited for two (2) years for Bachelor Degree or one (1) year for an Associate Degree towards the combined experience requirements (An applicant for certification as Structural Inspector under the provisions of this section may only substitute the required two-year HVHZ experience with two years of statewide experience by passing the BORA HVHZ exam): Florida Registered Architect or a Florida Licensed Professional Engineer in the discipline requested PLUS two (2) years of HVHZ experience OR BCAIB certified Standard Inspector in the Building/Structural discipline with five (5) years of experience within the State of Florida, of which, two (2) years shall have been within HVHZ. (An individual qualifying through this path shall be required to acquire a General Contractors (GC) license by exam, within one (1) year of initial certification as an Inspector) OR Licensed GC with at least five (5) years of experience within the State of Florida in the Structural/Building discipline where two (2) years of which were within the HVHZ OR Five (5) years construction experience in the Structural/Building discipline in a supervisory capacity of which at least two (2) years shall have been within the jurisdiction of HVHZ. An individual qualifying through this path must acquire an Unlimited GC license by exam, from the Construction Industry Licensing Board (CILB) OR Broward County Examining Board OR the Miami-Dade Construction Trades Qualifying Board within one (1) year of initial certification as an Inspector OR Ten (10) years construction experience in the Structural/Building discipline of which at least two (2) years shall have been within the jurisdiction of the HVHZ. An individual qualifying through this path must acquire an Unlimited GC license by exam, from either the CILB OR Broward County Examining Board OR the Miami-Dade Construction Trades Qualifying Board within one (1) year of initial certification as an Inspector NOTE : Inspectors holding a Certificate of Competency in any area of construction shall not use their Certification to engage in free enterprise competing against persons or firms that may do business within Broward County whose work they may also inspect, nor may they allow their Certificate of Competency to be used by another person or firm. SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: Non-Essential Employees will not be required to work during a declared emergency but may be required to work in some capacity after the declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine when the employee will be required to work. PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The position involves medium physical demands, such as exerting up to 50 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 lbs. of force frequently, and/or up to 10 lbs. of force constantly to move objects. Ability to lift, carry, climb, bend, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, reach, walk, push, pull, grasp, stand and access heights or areas where limited space is available. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method. Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify. All successful applicants may be required to take a medical examination and/or pass a drug screening prior to appointment. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes. To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form (J204) at time of application . NOTE: This posting will remain open until a sufficient number of qualified applications have been received. Closing Date/Time:
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 08, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale employees possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers. Under general administrative direction, directs functional operation of mission-critical communications systems; addresses technical issues as related to mission-critical radio communication infrastructure i.e., radio system, fire alerting, microwave network, etc.; directs planning and coordination of systems maintenance and repair with vendors and end-users; creates codeplugs, programs, and upgrades subscriber two-way radios, repeaters, etc. Activates and mobilizes emergency backup systems and communications trailer, and provides technical support and responses to public safety departments during emergencies. NOTE: The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. This position will remain open until a sufficient number of qualified applications have been received. The City offers a wide variety of benefits to employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City participates in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which offers an investment option and a pension option, and requires a 3% contribution from employees. New hires are automatically enrolled in FRS. Say "Hello" to the City of Fort Lauderdale and Say "Goodbye" to Your Student Loan! That's right! Under the U.S. Department of Education's Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program, the remaining balance on your student loan may be forgiven after you have made 120 qualifying monthly payments while working full-time at the City of Fort Lauderdale! Please visit www.fortlauderdale.gov/PublicServiceLoanForgiveness for more information or to see if you qualify. This job classification is in Management Category III for benefits purposes, which includes Six (6) additional Management Vacation Days and a Vehicle Allowance of $250/month. This job classification will be governed by the Personnel Rules, as it is not represented by a collective bargaining unit. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Provides technical guidance to developers with regards to ensuring two-way communications compliance within structures Maintains technical and support aspects for all mission-critical and ancillary systems including but not limited to; radio systems, microwave network, fire alerting system and coordinates contractor maintenance activities Troubleshoots and performs first echelon level service on subscriber radios and components Assists in long range planning of telecommunications and electronic systems requirements Prepares technical specifications for proposals Develops radio templates and codeplugs utilizing Customer Programming Software (CPS) Reviews the Bi-Directional Amplifier (BDA) plans to ensure ordinance compliance with Broward County and the City Oversees and assists in maintaining all radio system software records such as; programming templates, radio programs, identification numbers, assignments, aliases, talk group assignments, talk group registers, inventory, records and cross reference lists Programs backbone system equipment including system controller and interface management system for a trunked radio and conventional repeater communication systems Coordinates with system users on activities involving repair, maintenance and regional public safety activities Assists and supports departments in implementing the City's Telecommunication Ordinance overseeing the applications for use of the City's right-of-way, establishing an equitable cost, and negotiating preferable routes Assists and supports departments in reviewing new development projects within the City which may interfere with the City's radio system and assists in negotiating leases for towers located on City's right-of-way Monitors radio and alerting systems and initiates immediate corrective action Reviews new development programs submitted to the City for approval to determine which may reduce radio system coverage to below acceptable levels; conducts fade margin studies to determine the effect of any system impacts Provides system usage reports Keeps schedule of routine preventive maintenance on various equipment and tower sites Serves as liaison with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for licenses and enforcement actions; maintains all required FCC license records; prepares and submits all required FCC reports; assures proper posting of FCC licenses Serves as liaison with Local and Federal Law Enforcement agencies to process interoperability agreements and facilitates programming of their radios onto City radio systems Monitors the County's Change Management Request Process (CMR) for communications and dispatching issues Provides after hours support to public safety departments during emergencies Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Bachelor's Degree in Telecommunications, Electronics, Engineering, or a related field. Three (3) or more years of experience in a radio communications environment. Additional qualifying experience in a job related field, may substitute on a year-for-year basis for the required education. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Communications Unit Technician (COMT) or Communication Unit Leader (COML) preferred. Possess or be able to obtain a valid State of Florida driver's license within 30 days of hire. This position will require on call, holiday, night and/or weekend work. Special Requirements: Essential Employees may be required to work during a declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine who will be required to work. WORKING ENVIRONMENT: Work Environment Frequency Working in Designated Environment Office or similar indoor environment Frequently or Often Outdoor environment Frequently or Often Street environment (near moving traffic) Seldom or Never Construction site Sometimes Confined Space Seldom or Never In the community (homes, businesses, etc.) Frequently or Often Warehouse environment Sometimes Shop environment Frequently or Often PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The position involves heavy physical demands, such as exerting up to 100 lbs. of force occasionally (with assistance), and/or up to 50 lbs. of force frequently, and/or up to 20 lbs. of force constantly to move objects. Ability to lift, carry, climb, bend, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, reach, walk, push, pull, grasp, stand and access heights or areas where limited space is available. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. WORKING ENVIRONMENT: Work Environment Frequency Working in Designated Environment Office or similar indoor environment Sometimes Outdoor environment Sometimes Street environment (near moving traffic) Sometimes Construction site Frequently or Often Confined Space Sometimes In the community (homes, businesses, etc.) Frequently or Often Lab Seldom or Never Warehouse environment Frequently or Often HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method. Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes. To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form ( J204 ). Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 07, 2022
Part Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale community builders possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers. An employee in this class m aintains surveillance and enforces pool regulations to ensure and secure the safety of pool patrons administers First Aid and CPR as needed. Responsible for lifeguarding at municipal pool, which may include organizing and conducting recreational activities and assisting in site supervision. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Monitors activities in and near the water through patron surveillance Enforces facility safety rules and regulations and educates patrons Recognizes and provides quick response to any and all emergencies including rescue, First Aid and CPR Provide swimming instructions to adults and children Cleans and performs maintenance of pool equipment, pool deck, swimming pools and locker room facilities If assigned to the Fort Lauderdale Aquatic Center, will be required to perform operational tasks that include but are not limited to; set up, break down, and cleanup of special events Conducts water games and sports Performs related work as required. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT May be 16 years old Must possess a valid American Red Cross Lifeguard certification. Possess a current and valid American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor certification, or be able to obtain one within six (6) months from date of appointment. All required certifications, whether possessed at time of application or obtained after appointment, must be kept current to continue employment in this class. Must be able to successfully pass a performance test which includes simulated pool rescues. This test must be successfully passed every six (6) months after employment. VISION REQUIREMENTS- Must be free from color blindness and have no permanent abnormality of either eye; must have at least 20 I 40 or better vision in each eye with or without corrective lenses (glasses or contacts) THE VISION REQUIREMENTS CANNOT BE WAIVED UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES. An employee who has undergone radial keratotomy may not be examined until six (6) weeks have elapsed from their last surgical procedure and must at that time meet the above stated vision requirements. Work on weekends as scheduled during special events for the City and Aquatic Complex If assigned to the Fort Lauderdale Aquatic Center, Free Diving and/or SCUBA certification is preferred relative to assigned lifeguard and maintenance duties in deep water up to and including a depth of 6-meters (19.68 Feet). WORKING ENVIRONMENT: Depends upon work assignment and location PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: In addition to life saving duties, the position involves medium physical demands, such as exerting up to 100 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 lbs. of force frequently, and/or up to 10 lbs. of force constantly to move objects. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION APPLICATIONS WILL BE REVIEWED AND THE HIRING AUTHORITY WILL CONTACT THOSE APPLICANTS WHOSE APPLICATION REFLECTS THE BEST MATCH OF EXPERIENCE FOR THE POSITION. Closing Date/Time:
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 03, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking dynamic and goal-driven employees. Employees that are motivated to take on today's greatest challenges and rewards in the field of local public service. Employees who are passionate about making a difference and achieving our mission: We Build Community, in a fast-paced organization that operates by vision, strategy, and action. Click here to apply. This is entry level work of routine difficulty in the operation of a large, complex wastewater treatment plant which includes cryogenic oxygen production, advanced chemical treatment, advanced sludge dewatering facilities and computer process control. The City offers a wide variety of benefits to employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City participates in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which offers an investment option and a pension option, and requires a 3% contribution from employees. New hires are automatically enrolled in FRS. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Participates in instructing and familiarizing apprentices and newly hired operators with the various aspects of plant operation Performs chemical analysis to ensure it meets highest quality standards Observes and reports any abnormalities in quality or equipment around the plant Monitors injection well tests; inspects storage tanks around the plant Assists in the preparation of various reports; documents sampling results on plant documents Reads a variety of charts and meters; maintains accurate log sheet Collects samples from different stages of treatment for chemical, physical, or biological analysis Prepares work order requests to repair or calibrate plant equipment Records and orders chemicals and supplies needed to test samples to analysis; receives and logs in all chemicals and supplies delivered Assists in transferring chemicals from bulk tanks to day tanks, as needed Attends department meeting and/or safety classes as requested Ensures compliance with safety regulations and standard operating procedures, Federal, State, and County regulations Monitors automated plant equipment through visual inspection for proper operating parameters and mechanical integrity; maintains a plant log detailing specific information Operates and adjusts pumps, agitators, computers, valves, and other equipment in order to maintain the highest degree of treatment Collaborates with maintenance staff on specific projects from an operational perspective; adjusts or bypasses specific areas, processes, or equipment to ensure consistent treatment, plant integrity, and safety as required. Receives, tests, stores, monitors, changes, and returns liquid chlorine cylinders as needed. Works around high voltage, rotating equipment and various hazardous chemicals. Performs related work as required PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The position involves medium physical demands, such as exerting up to 50 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 lbs. of force frequently, and/or up to 10 lbs. of force constantly to move objects. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT 1. Have graduated from a standard high school or possess an acceptable G.E.D. certificate from a recognized issuing agency. 2. Have one (1) year of operating work experience in an activated sludge wastewater treatment plant. This experience must include sludge processing and chemical treatment including chlorination, polymers and other process control chemicals, and responsibility for preventive maintenance of equipment. 3. Must possess a current State of Florida Class "C" Certified Operator's License in wastewater in compliance with chapter 17.16 of the Florida Administrative Code and all revisions thereof. 4. Possess a Florida driver's license and have an acceptable driving record. Special Requirements: Essential Employees may be required to work during a declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine who will be required to work. Non-Essential Employees will not be required to work during a declared emergency but may be required to work in some capacity after the declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine when the employee will be required to work. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method. Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify. All successful applicants may be required to take a medical examination and/or pass a drug screening prior to appointment. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes. To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form ( J204 ) at time of application. Closing Date/Time: 1/28/2022 5:00 PM Eastern