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.

 

 

 

41 job(s) at City of Fort Lauderdale

City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Aug 05, 2021
Part 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 entry-level recreation work of routine difficulty assisting in recreation programs and in the operation and maintenance of recreation facilities. An employee in this class works under immediate supervision and performs varied tasks which may be learned through a short period of on-the-job training according to detailed written or oral instructions. The employee in this class exercises only limited initiative assisting a program leader and is not required to exercise independent judgment. Work assignments are normally of short duration and are usually reviewed when completed for adherence to instructions and established procedures by an assigned supervisor. 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. Assists in organizing and conducting games, sports, camps and other recreational activities Helps in maintaining order, and enforcing rules and regulations at recreational facilities Assists in maintaining safety and health standards at facilities and during programs May be required to perform janitorial work and related clean-up duties May be required to welcomes visitors and answer incoming telephone calls May be required to enroll recreation program participants, issue tickets, receive and account for revenues May be required to keep attendance records or scores at sporting events, operate audiovisual equipment, or monitor activities of children during recreational trips or tours; May work weekends, nights and holidays Performs related work as required. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High school Diploma or G.E.D. or be a graduating senior May be 17 years old if a graduating senior in high school otherwise must be 18 years old or older Must possess 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 Candidates must pass a fingerprinting/background screening process prior to employment PLAY (After School)/Bus Monitoring Additional Requirements - Experience working in Licensed After School program is preferred Licensing is required within 90 days of an employee's start date and will be paid for by the City Licensed after school personnel will be required to complete additional documentation and forms to ensure County and State compliance 40 hours Child Care Training (transcripts required) Local/FDLE Background Screening Pediatric CPR/First Aid -or obtain within 90 days of employment 24-hour Child Care in-service training annually PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Depends upon work assignment and location. The noise level in the work environment is quiet to moderately loud. The work may entail sedentary work in an office setting. While performing duties, employee may frequently be 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. 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. Closing Date/Time: 8/6/2021 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Aug 05, 2021
Part Time
POSITION SUMMARY THIS POSTING IS FOR PT CUSTODIAN POSITIONS ONLY Performs manual work picking up trash and debris, removing graffiti, cleaning trash cans, emptying receptacles, sweeping, mopping, stocking bathrooms with supplies, and/or minor building maintenance and repairs. 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. Cleans and maintains rooms and bathrooms; performs trash removal; stocks bathrooms with supplies Respond to staff requests of janitorial and manual help; moves heavy loads; assembles and installs furniture Performs minor repairs and equipment maintenance Cleans parking lot; collects litter and sweep walks around City buildings; trims trees, pull weeds; cleans sidewalks, cleans and mops entrance and lobby Sweeps, mops, scrubs, and buffs floors; cleans walls, ceilings, and woodwork; washes windows Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT No experience required. 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 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 20 lbs. of force constantly to move objects. Ability to lift, stoop, bend, crouch, climb and kneel in performing a variety of job-related tasks. 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. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY INFORMATION: 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 employees 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. This job description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required. This description is subject to modification as the needs and requirements of the position change. 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
Aug 05, 2021
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
Aug 05, 2021
Part 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. Would you fit in? Apply now. The employee in this class is responsible for providing instruction in a specific recreation activity. Work involves preparing samples and written directions, selecting materials and adopting suitable teaching materials to meet individual needs. Instructors are classified by experience and knowledge. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Requirements for the Rec Instructor II - TEEN PROGRAMS Have successfully graduated from a standard high school or possess an acceptable G.E.D. from a recognized issuing agency. Experience in organizing and instructing groups in a wide variety of recreation activities for different age groups and interests. Supervises part-time personnel and volunteers when necessary. PLEASE NOTE: Must be able to mentor, advocate, and champion at -risk teen programming (ages 10-18) in one of our 13 after-school sites. This is a seasonal position (September 2020 - June 2021), Monday - Friday and some Saturdays are required. Workers may be tasked with attending field trips as needed. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION All applicants must complete the attached supplemental worksheet as well as the standard employment application. 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
Aug 05, 2021
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
Aug 05, 2021
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking Project Managers to oversee engineering assignments in one or more specialized areas of stormwater infrastructure, seawalls and other related areas . Professionals that are motivated to take on today's greatest challenges and rewards in the field of engineering in local public service. Professionals 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? The City offers a wide variety of benefits to their employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City currently offers 401(a) participation with a 9% City contribution and no employee match! Beginning January 1st 2021, the City will participate 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. Manages engineering consultants and contractors during the design and construction of CIP projects; performs site inspections; ensures projects are completed on time, on budget, and with high levels of quality assurance Ability to develop construction level engineering design plans and calculations. Proficiency in AutoCAD and drainage modelling software preferred. Prepares, negotiates, executes, and manages task orders for professional consultants and contractors Prepares and oversees the preparation of Requests for Proposals (RFP), Requests for Qualifications (RFQ), and other bidding documents for a variety of services and resources in compliance with municipal, state, and federal code requirements Provides analysis, evaluation, and recommendation for award of contract; prepares projects for bid, including reviewing of plans, specifications, and estimates Reviews and approves contractor and consultant pay requests Develops and monitors project scope, budget, and schedule Prepares reports for upper management and stakeholder information Provides technical information and guidance on municipal projects; resolves project related issues Prepares required municipal, state, and federal reports for various construction projects; prepares reports, memorandums, and related correspondence pertaining to contract and regulatory compliance Produces construction documents and specifications Coordinates with other City departments, external agencies and applicants on projects Drafts commission memorandum for Commission Approval Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Bachelor's degree in construction management, civil engineering or another related field Must possess at least three (3) years experience in construction management and/or public works engineering (streets, water & wastewater infrastructure, drainage or related areas). 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 PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS 1. Possession of a current License as a registered Professional Engineer in the State of Florida or as a Certified Construction Manager or Certification as a Project Management Professional (PMP). * Please attach copies of your college degree(s) and applicable registration(s) and/or certification(s). HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION THIS POSITION IS A P ROMOTIONAL OPPORTUNITY FOR QUALIFIED CITY EMPLOYEES ONLY. Per Chapter 295.07 of the Florida Statutes, veteran's preference points will be awarded for promotional exams only with regard to a veteran's first promotion after reinstatement or re-employment with the City from active duty service without exception. Proof of eligibility and the City's J-204 form must be submitted with application. 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 pose a threat to the health and safety of City's employees 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: 8/31/2021 5:00 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Aug 04, 2021
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. Beginning January 1st 2021, the City will participate 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. 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: 8/9/2021 5:00 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Aug 03, 2021
Part 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. An employee in this class is responsible for the organization and personal leadership of a variety of recreation activities in an indoor and/or outdoor recreation setting or facility. Due to the varying nature of this position, example duties listed below are dependent on facility assignment and program needs. Specialized training may be required. 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. Helps in maintaining order and enforcing rules and regulations at recreational facilities Assists in maintaining safety and health standards at facilities and during programs Selects materials and adopts suitable teaching materials for individual needs Sets up and breakdowns of facilities, programs and events May be required to complete departmental forms May be required to instruct programs such as, art, dance, sports, fitness, etc. May serve as a sports official, score keeper, or coach during youth or teen sports May serve as a food monitor during summer camp or after school programs (must provide own vehicle) May assists camp director during camp programs May serve as a swim instructor May serve as team lead when necessary May work weekends, nights and holidays Performs related work as required. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High school Diploma or G.E.D. or be a graduating senior. May be 17 years old if a graduating senior in high school. Otherwise, must be 18 years old or older. If working as a youth or teen sports official, must possess six (6) months experience in sports instruction or officiating. If working as a swim instructor, must possess valid American Red Cross CPR for Professional Rescuer and First Aid certificate and AED certification Candidates must pass a fingerprinting/background screening process prior to employment PLAY (After School) Additional Requirements - Experience working in Licensed After School program is preferred Licensing is required within 90 days of an employee's start date and will be paid for by the City Licensed after school personnel will be required to complete additional documentation and forms to ensure County and State compliance 40 hours Child Care Training (transcripts required) Local/FDLE Background Screening Pediatric CPR/First Aid or obtain within 90 days of employment 24-hour Child Care in-service training annually PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB 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 occasionally to lift up to 50 pounds. Ability to perform physical activities for extended period of time. May require working in adverse weather conditions such as rain, heat and humidity. 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. 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. Closing Date/Time:
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Aug 03, 2021
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale has a promotion opportunity for a Senior Customer Service Representative. An employee that are motivated to take on today's greatest challenges and rewards in the field of local public service. An employee 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? Click here to apply. This is responsible lead worker clerical and customer service work of more than average difficulty in the billing, collection and servicing of customer accounts. Employees in this class supervise and participate in complex computerized clerical tasks creating, maintaining, billing, collecting and servicing customer accounts for items, such as water, sewer, parking citations, special assessments, occupational licenses and the posting of daily operations to the City's accounting system. An important aspect of the work in this class is supervising and participating in customer relations activities, resolving unusual questions, problems and complaints in a tactful and courteous manner. The employee must exercise reasonable initiative and independent judgment in opening and closing accounts, making adjustments to accounts and resolving problems. Work is reviewed by an assigned supervisor in conferences with the employee, through direct observation, review of reports and records and through reports received from customers and others. NOTE: The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. 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. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Leads, plans, reviews and participates in the work of employees responsible for providing a wide variety of customer services in support of assigned department Performs a variety of general clerical functions, which include maintaining and updating complex filing systems; processing forms, reports and various permits; preparing general correspondence; performing calculations and monetary transactions Researches files and records depending on area of assignment Responds to customer inquiries and complaints in a timely and efficient manner Resolves problems and explains applicable policies and procedures Provides support and guidance to supervisors and management staff Verifies the work of assigned employees for accuracy, proper work methods, techniques and compliance with applicable standards and specifications Performs related work as require JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT 1. Have successfully graduated from a standard high school, or possess an acceptable G.E.D. certificate, preferably with college-level training in accounting and other business practices. 2. Have at least five (5) years experience in clerical accounting work, maintaining and verifying fiscal records and accounts, which included some supervisory responsibility at the lead worker level. 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: 8/8/2021 5:00 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Aug 02, 2021
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking a flexible, dependable person who is eager to take on new challenges and is dedicated to providing excellent service to the people and organizations we support. Would you fit in? Click here to apply. GENERAL SUMMARY Supports the public works department by performing administrative services. Unlike general administrative workers, public works administrative assistants will have a technical component to their duties as well. Basic understanding of various operations of public works, including construction and maintenance is required They may schedule meetings and organize engineers' calendars. Engineering administrative assistants may also assist with the public bidding process for construction projects by gathering necessary bidding documents; arranging money transfers and refunds and recording bids once bidding has opened. 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. At the direction of an administrative superior, identifies problems or factors inhibiting the effective accomplishment of departmental or city-wide goals and objectives; determines requirements and scope of necessary study considering objectives and problems to be solved; collects data; analyzes data; develops alternatives and makes specific recommendations to superior; may assist in implementation of recommendations. As an assistant to an administrative superior or department head, composes correspondence and memorandums; arranges conferences; interprets administrative policies; relays instructions and policy and procedural decisions; acts for superior on routine matters; and may represent the superior at conferences and meetings, including contacts with outside agencies. Makes presentations utilizing charts, slides and other visual support devices and software Acquires and disseminates information concerning work methods and procedures, organization, work controls and similar management functions. Conducts fact-finding interviews, observes operations, consults with and explains to management recommendations made for changes in work operations and other key actions proposed. Prepares a variety of written documents including study plans, special and regular reports, systems and organizational analyses, work flow charts, etc. May participate in the formulation, preparation and control of the departmental budget through the following: analyzes and reviews financial data in order to develop budget projections; consults with departmental officials regarding funding requests, organizational changes, expenditure levels, budget justifications and narratives; suggests cost-cutting alternatives; advises departmental personnel on budget problems, processes and procedures. May be assigned to direct various phases of departmental administrative operations. May be assigned special or investigative projects or assignments Performs related work as required. Special Requirements: Preference will be given to candidates with basic understanding and experience in capital projects, especially water, wastewater and stormwater. 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. 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. 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). 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. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Must possess a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited four-year college or university with major coursework in business or public administration, or a closely related field. Possession of an appropriate Master's Degree may be substituted for one (1) year of required work experience. Must possess at least three (3) years of paid, full-time work experience primarily involving one or more of the following: the analysis, planning and development of programs, policies, operations, methods and/or procedures; the evaluation of program and operation effectiveness; the development of revised administrative practices in order to meet program, policy, organizational or legislative change, to expedite work, to effect economies of time, money, personnel and equipment, or to otherwise assist in the solution of administrative and management problems. Additional qualifying work experience may be substituted on a year-for-year basis for the required college education. 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: 8/8/2021 5:00 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jul 28, 2021
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY This is first-line supervisory, technical and administrative work of more than average difficulty in supervising and coordinating the operation and maintenance of the City's water, wastewater and stormwater infrastructure, rights-of-way, and related systems. An employee in this class is responsible for supervising, coordinating, inspecting, and budgeting the operation of field crews engaged in the construction, operation and maintenance of systems including water, wastewater, stormwater mains and services, roadways, swales, road shoulders, and related appurtenances, facilities, structures and equipment. An employee in this class exercises reasonable independent judgment in the operation and modification of the systems in accordance with established municipal policies, engineering specifications, Occupational Safety and Health Association regulations, American Water Works Association and Water Environment Federation standards, and other applicable standards and regulations. Work assignments are received in written and/or oral form. The employee exercises reasonable initiative and independent judgment in determining work methods, equipment, materials and personnel needed and in assigning work to subordinates. Work is reviewed by an immediate supervisor through conferences, reports and observations. An employee in this class must be available to provide emergency supervision during non-duty hours including nights, weekends and holidays. Employees will be scheduled for this emergency supervisory duty, which consists of one week periods, on a rotating schedule. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Supervises, coordinates and inspects the work of subordinates participating in the construction, operation, and maintenance of water, wastewater, stormwater and right-of-way systems. Develops plans and procedures for work performed, prepares and meets work production quotas, and keeps records and submits reports of time, equipment and material used during work activities. Receives customer complaints and requests, and determines and directs the appropriate corrective response. Writes specifications and requisitions, and inspects materials and equipment; makes recommendations for the purchase of specialized materials and equipment. Prepares the annual budget for the area of assignment and is charged with the responsibility of operating within the approved budget. Makes recommendations and gives technical assistance to the activity supervisor and division manager, in addition to other City departments, on technical problems concerning the systems. Reviews applications for employment and recommends eligible applicants for hiring; recommends reassignment, transfer, discipline, suspension, commendation, promotion and termination of subordinates; participates in the disposition of grievances. Provides emergency supervision on a rotating schedule during non-duty hours. May administer and inspect contracted work. May climb on trench banks and on ladders and stairs to access excavations, meter vaults, pumping stations, treatment plants, etc. May assist in the operation and training of employees to operate equipment such as backhoes, jet trucks, valve machines. Performs related work as required. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalency; and Seven (7) years of progressively responsible experience in the construction, operation, repair and maintenance of water distribution, wastewater, stormwater collection and transmission, and right-of-way systems. 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. Commercial Driver's License Class "B" Commercial Driver's License (CDL) may be required Water Distribution Level 3 license may be required. REQUIREMENT EFFECTIVE MAY 1, 2011 Employees hired, promoted or demoted into this class on or after the above date must possess a State of Florida Department of Environmental Protection Level 3 or higher license as a water distribution system operator in compliance with Chapter 62-602 of the Florida Administrative Code and all revisions thereof at the time of appointment. Employees must maintain an active Level 3 or higher license for continuing employment in this class. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION Depending on the number of applications 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 ( J-204) ) . 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 pose a threat to the health and safety of City's employees 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: 8/11/2021 5:00 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jul 26, 2021
Part 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. Would you fit in? Apply now. The employee in this class is responsible for providing instruction in a specific recreation activity. Work involves preparing samples and written directions, selecting materials and adopting suitable teaching materials to meet individual needs. Instructors are classified by experience and knowledge. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Have successfully graduated from a standard high school or possess an acceptable G.E.D. from a recognized issuing agency. Experience in organizing and instructing groups in a wide variety of recreation activities for different age groups and interests. Supervises part-time personnel and volunteers when necessary. At Least Six (6) months experience in sports instruction or officiating with a variety of sports such as basketball, soccer, volleyball, golf and flag football PLEASE NOTE: Candidates must pass a fingerprinting/background screening process prior to employment. NOTE: Youth sports officials may also keep scorebooks, operate scoreboards and instruct Pee Wee Sports Programs. Officials are classified by experience and knowledge. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION All applicants must complete the attached supplemental worksheet as well as the standard employment application. Applications will be reviewed and the hiring authority will contact those applicants whose application reflects the best match of experience for the position. Effective July 1, 2012: The City of Fort Lauderdale now requires newly hired employees to accept payment by direct deposit. Payment by direct deposit will be a condition of employment and all new hires will be asked to designate where they would like their payroll checks to be directly deposited. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jul 23, 2021
Part 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. Would you fit in? Apply now. The employee in this class is responsible for providing instruction in a specific recreation activity. Work involves preparing samples and written directions, selecting materials and adopting suitable teaching materials to meet individual needs. Instructors are classified by experience and knowledge. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Have successfully graduated from a standard high school or possess an acceptable G.E.D. from a recognized issuing agency. Experience in organizing and instructing groups in a wide variety of recreation activities for different age groups and interests. Supervises part-time personnel and volunteers when necessary. PLEASE 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 Director's Credential, Staff Credential or CDA 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 All applicants must complete the attached supplemental worksheet as well as the standard employment application. 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
Jul 23, 2021
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 advanced professional, technical, and administrative work of more than average difficulty in supporting the Geographic Information Systems (GIS) needs of the City. Works with departments and/or divisions to evaluate areas where the application of GIS can be used to facilitate improvements; configures and maintains map-centric web applications and web services; configures and maintains enterprise geodatabases in relational database management systems (RDBMS) software. Acts as a lead worker. 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, new hires are automatically enrolled in the Florida Retirement System (FRS), which requires a 3% contribution from employees. 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. 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. Participates in the administration of the City's enterprise GIS Installs, configures and maintains server-side GIS software Administers ArcGIS Enterprise and ArcGIS Online Participates in the training and mentoring of GIS Analysts Makes recommendations for improvements to methodologies and procedures supporting the enterprise GIS Designs and implements data schemas for the City's enterprise GIS database and for specific GIS solutions Conducts studies of City departments and their subcomponents to identify and implement added value uses of GIS and other location-based technologies Leads collaborative efforts to implement map-based solutions with sub-functions that include establishing requirements, formulating project plans, and managing timelines for implementation Designs and implements map-based solutions, many of which may be interactive solutions built using web technologies Implements configurable Esri applications and solution templates Creates and updates Esri web services Supports the data science and related data analytics needs of City departments, particularly those associated with data including a geographic component Creates scripts and tools for automating tasks and workflows Updates data in the City's enterprise GIS database Provides ongoing software and data support to users of GIS software Conducts formal and informal training of GIS concepts and software Provides after hours technology support as needed Stays abreast of developments in the GIS field and other related technology disciplines Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Bachelor's Degree in computer science, geography, engineering, mathematics or a related field Three (3) to five (5) years of experience in the GIS field to include experience administering and using ESRI's ArcGIS suite of software. Additional qualifying experience in a job-related field, may substitute on a year-for-year basis for the required education, at the Division Manager's discretion. Additional 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. Possess or be able to obtain a valid State of Florida driver's license within 30 days of hire. On-call availability to work nights, weekends and holidays Special Requirements: Positions working with Police systems will require an in-depth employment background check, including a polygraph exam, and will be conducted as part of the post offer onboarding process if this position is deemed security sensitive. 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: 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. 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: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jul 23, 2021
Part 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. An employee in this class is responsible for driving a multi passenger vehicle (bus, van, minivan, etc.) to transport program participants safely from one location to another. 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 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. Completes a daily bus trip log, pre-trip and post trip inspections, accident/incident reports Performs weekly maintenance of bus including interior and exterior cleaning Operates a child safety alarm system, video surveillance system and passenger ADA ramp/lift May be required to work nights, weekends and holidays Performs related work as required. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High School Diploma or a G.E.D. Must possess a Pediatric CPR/First Aid certificate or obtain within 90 days of employment Must possess a current and valid State of Florida CDL-B Driver's License with School Bus and Passenger endorsement Must maintain an acceptable driving record Must pass a medical examination for commercial driver fitness Must pass a fingerprinting/background screening process prior to employment Ability to inspect and properly use a fire extinguisher Completes all licensing in-service training sessions and maintain current licensing requirements for file PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The position involves light physical demands, such as exerting up to 50lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 lbs. of force frequently, and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects. The noise level in the work environment is moderately loud. While performing duties, employee is usually sitting and frequently required to stand, walk, stoop, talk, hear, reach above and below shoulders, and use hand and fingers dexterity keyboarding. 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. 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. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jul 23, 2021
Part 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. An employee in this class is responsible for the organization and personal leadership of a variety of recreation activities in an indoor and/or outdoor recreation setting or facility. Due to the varying nature of this position, example duties listed below are dependent on facility assignment and program needs. Specialized training may be required. 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. Helps in maintaining order and enforcing rules and regulations at recreational facilities Assists in maintaining safety and health standards at facilities and during programs Selects materials and adopts suitable teaching materials for individual needs Sets up and breakdowns of facilities, programs and events May be required to complete departmental forms May be required to instruct programs such as, art, dance, sports, fitness, etc. May serve as a sports official, score keeper, or coach during youth or teen sports May serve as a food monitor during summer camp or after school programs (must provide own vehicle) May assists camp director during camp programs May serve as a swim instructor May serve as team lead when necessary May work weekends, nights and holidays Performs related work as required. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High school Diploma or G.E.D. or be a graduating senior. May be 17 years old if a graduating senior in high school. Otherwise, must be 18 years old or older. If working as a youth or teen sports official, must possess six (6) months experience in sports instruction or officiating. If working as a swim instructor, must possess valid American Red Cross CPR for Professional Rescuer and First Aid certificate and AED certification Candidates must pass a fingerprinting/background screening process prior to employment PLAY (After School) Additional Requirements - Requirements for the Recreation Specialist I - PLAY Licensed After-school Specialty Instructors* (Fitness, Dance, Art, Cooking, Science, Reading, etc.) Experience working in Licensed After School program is preferred Licensing is required within 90 days of an employee's start date and will be paid for by the City Licensed after school personnel will be required to complete additional documentation and forms to ensure County and State compliance 40 hours Child Care Training (transcripts required) Local/FDLE Background Screening Pediatric CPR/First Aid or obtain within 90 days of employment 24-hour Child Care in-service training annually PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB 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 occasionally to lift up to 50 pounds. Ability to perform physical activities for extended period of time. May require working in adverse weather conditions such as rain, heat and humidity. 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. 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. Closing Date/Time:
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jul 23, 2021
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 Community Enhancement and Compliance Division is seeking a Full-Time Senior Compliance Officer. The Senior Code Compliance Officer performs skilled inspections, enforcement and supervisory work to secure compliance with all laws, regulations and ordinances governing land use, minimum housing, signs, zoning, landscaping and related environmental issues. They serve as a senior or lead in performing more complex inspections, enforcement and investigations. "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. NOTE: The duties of this position will include all duties set forth in the official job description. 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. Conducts reactive (complaints) and proactive (self-initiated) field and waterway inspections of residential, commercial and vacant parcels according to all state, municipal, zoning, waterways, business tax, building laws and regulations Enforces and reviews municipal ordinances on an as needed basis Prepares, organizes and maintains case files to present cases and testifies at quasi-judicial hearings Attends, presents and educates neighbors at homeowner and civic association meetings Researches and obtains information regarding policies, laws, regulations, business tax receipts, engineering, landscaping, permits and building and zoning requirements Researches ownership of various residential, commercial, industrial and parcels or properties within the City Prepares and provides training for new and current employees Attends internal and external meetings and trainings Posts and mails hearing and violation notices Identifies structures that may be unsafe and initiates the appropriate follow-up action Compiles and prepares written reports on investigations, maintains all inspection results, prepares correspondence and notices of violations in a computerized case management environment May be required to flex their work schedule, work nights and weekends and holidays as necessary to perform assigned responsibilities Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Graduated from a standard high school or vocational school or possess a G.E.D. certificate from a recognized issuing agency; Possess at least three (3) years of paid work experience dealing with the public in any of the following types of work: code enforcement, planning, building inspection, construction or other closely related fields; or Possess any two (2) F.A.C.E. (Florida Association of Code Enforcement) Certifications (Fundamentals of Code Enforcement; Administrative Aspects of Code Enforcement; Legal Issues in Code Enforcement; Officer Safety and Field Applications) , or equivalent certification (i.e. American Association of Code Enforcement, Careers in Code Enforcement, Relevant State Association of Code Enforcement); Possess or be able to obtain a valid State of Florida driver's license within 30 days after hire. NOTE: Required certifications and license must be kept current to continue employment in this class. Preference: Ability to accurately type 40 wpm Multiple FACE Certifications 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 climb, carry, lift, 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 . Closing Date/Time: 8/5/2021 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jul 23, 2021
Part 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. An employee in this class is responsible for providing program instruction and supervision in a licensed after school or summer camp program at a City recreational facility. 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 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. Helps in maintaining order and enforcing rules and regulations at recreational facilities Assists in maintaining safety and health standards at facilities and during programs Preparing activity and staff schedules Selecting materials and adopting suitable teaching materials for individual needs Instruct participants in such activities as dancing, music, crafts, tennis, swimming, dramatics, gymnastics and boxing Responsible for supervising part time personnel and volunteers when necessary May be required prepare activity and staff schedules May be responsible for maintaining program compliance and regulatory licensing requirements May organize, facilitate, and/or deliver staff trainings in related subject matter area May work weekends, nights and holidays Performs related work as required. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High School Diploma or a G.E.D. Must be 18 years of age Possess one (1) year experience in organizing and instructing groups in a wide variety of recreation activities for different age groups and interests Supervises part time personnel and volunteers when necessary May be required to supervise in aquatic environment Candidates must pass a fingerprinting/background screening process prior to employment PLAY (After School) Additional Requirements: Experience working in Licensed After School program is preferred Licensed after school personnel will be required to complete additional documentation and forms to ensure County and State compliance 40 hours Child Care Training (transcripts required) Current Director's Credential Local/FDLE Background Screening Pediatric CPR First Aid 24-hour Child Care in-service training annually 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 20 lbs. of force frequently, and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects. The noise level in the work environment is 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. 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. May require working in adverse weather conditions such as heat and humidity. 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. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jul 17, 2021
Part 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. An employee in this class is responsible for the organization and personal leadership of a variety of recreation activities in an indoor and/or outdoor recreation setting or facility. Due to the varying nature of this position, example duties listed below are dependent on facility assignment and program needs. Specialized training may be required. 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. Helps in maintaining order and enforcing rules and regulations at recreational facilities Assists in maintaining safety and health standards at facilities and during programs Selects materials and adopts suitable teaching materials for individual needs Sets up and breakdowns of facilities, programs and events May be required to complete departmental forms May be required to instruct programs such as, art, dance, sports, fitness, etc. May serve as a sports official, score keeper, or coach during youth or teen sports May serve as a food monitor during summer camp or after school programs (must provide own vehicle) May assists camp director during camp programs May serve as a swim instructor May serve as team lead when necessary May work weekends, nights and holidays Performs related work as required. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High school Diploma or G.E.D. or be a graduating senior. May be 17 years old if a graduating senior in high school. Otherwise, must be 18 years old or older. If working as a youth or teen sports official, must possess six (6) months experience in sports instruction or officiating. If working as a swim instructor, must possess valid American Red Cross CPR for Professional Rescuer and First Aid certificate and AED certification Candidates must pass a fingerprinting/background screening process prior to employment PLAY (After School) Additional Requirements - Experience working in Licensed After School program is preferred Licensing is required within 90 days of an employee's start date and will be paid for by the City Licensed after school personnel will be required to complete additional documentation and forms to ensure County and State compliance 40 hours Child Care Training (transcripts required) Local/FDLE Background Screening Pediatric CPR/First Aid or obtain within 90 days of employment 24-hour Child Care in-service training annually PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB 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 occasionally to lift up to 50 pounds. Ability to perform physical activities for extended period of time. May require working in adverse weather conditions such as rain, heat and humidity. 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. 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. Closing Date/Time: 8/6/2021 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jul 17, 2021
Part 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. Would you fit in? Apply now. The employee in this class is responsible for providing instruction in a specific recreation activity. Work involves preparing samples and written directions, selecting materials and adopting suitable teaching materials to meet individual needs. Instructors are classified by experience and knowledge. Responsible for instructing/officiating sports games, ensuring participants' safety and well-being at all times. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Have successfully graduated from a standard high school or possess an acceptable G.E.D. from a recognized issuing agency. Experience in organizing and instructing groups in a wide variety of recreation activities for different age groups and interests. Supervises part-time personnel and volunteers when necessary. Criteria/Essential Duties: Ability to introduce and teach the game of Chess through energetic and fun methods Recruit and encourage students to learn the game of chess and improve their skills Plan, coordinate and organize practice and tournaments Prerequisite knowledge/qualifications: Advanced Knowledge and ability to demonstrate all of the basic rules of chess to include how to properly set-up a chess set Ability to teach principals and basic strategy involving the three phases of chess (opening, middle, and end game) Ability to demonstrate all checkmate combinations and techniques of chess Additional requirements: Travel to multiple sites Available Monday-Friday 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM; Evenings and Weekends as needed PLEASE NOTE: Candidates must pass a fingerprinting/background screening process prior to employment. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION All applicants must complete the attached supplemental worksheet as well as the standard employment application. Applications will be reviewed and the hiring authority will contact those applicants whose application reflects the best match of experience for the position. Effective July 1, 2012: The City of Fort Lauderdale now requires newly hired employees to accept payment by direct deposit. Payment by direct deposit will be a condition of employment and all new hires will be asked to designate where they would like their payroll checks to be directly deposited. Closing Date/Time: Continuous