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.

 

 

 

51 job(s) at City of Fort Lauderdale

City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 29, 2023
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. Provides administrative support to the Procurement division of the Finance Department. Serves as point of contact for Procurement staff, City department personnel, and vendors. 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. 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. Maintains and tracks insurance certificate verifications and bonds for new vendors and contract renewals Provides customer service to vendors and employees; assists in scheduling meetings and answering phones Enters Master Blanket Purchase Orders for contract compliance Enters purchase requisitions on behalf of the Procurement Services Division Acts as liaison to City Clerk’s office for Finance public record requests Prepares monthly and annual performance reports Distributes purchase orders; registers and updates vendor information into the City’s web-based procurement system Coordinates with City Clerk’s office for record retention form and boxes for archive; prepares materials for the City’s web-based auctions Prepares formal bid folders, receives and reports hard copy solicitations, prepares them for bid opening. Serves as back up to the department timekeeper Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Associate degree in Business Administration, Finance, Purchasing or a related field One (1) to three (3) years of related administrative assistance experience. Additional qualifying experience may substitute on a year-for-year basis for the required education. Preferences: Bachelor’s degree Two (2) to three (3) years of experience in a governmental entity Knowledge of general public procurement methods and procedures 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. 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. The City of Fort Lauderdale offers a comprehensive benefits package to all regular full-time employees including vacation, holiday, and sick leave as well as medical, dental, vision, life and short-term disability insurance. Click here for an overview of employment information including our benefits package. Closing Date/Time: 2/10/2023 5:00 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 27, 2023
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The Building Services Division seeks an Administrative Assistant. Join Our Team! This Administrative Assistant position supports an Assistant Building Official in the Building Services Division by performing administrative services. Tasks include but are not limited to tracking and compiling information of interest, preparing various reports detailing information, reading and answering correspondence, and sometimes handling confidential information. This position starts at $22.29 per hour. Internal employees will be given preference. 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 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 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. 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. NOTE: The duties of this position will include all of those 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. Provides responsible and complex administrative and clerical duties in support of an assigned area of responsibility; Processes and proofreads a wide variety of reports, letters, memoranda and statistical charts; types from rough draft or verbal instruction; may independently compose correspondence related to assigned responsibilities; Maintains a calendar of activities, meetings and various events; coordinates activities with other City departments, the public and outside agencies; Screens office and telephone callers; provides front counter assistance, including accepting applications providing information, or accepting payments; respond to and resolve complaints and requests for information on policies, procedures, systems and precedents relating to assigned responsibilities; Attends a variety of meetings; prepares and compiles agenda packets; takes and prepares minutes; transcription; disseminates information, as appropriate; Maintains detailed and accurate records; provides, creates and submits reports as required; May prepare and maintain payroll for assigned division; Maintains department filing, records and rosters; develops, implements and modifies filing systems; Operates a variety of office equipment including copiers, facsimile machine and computer; inputs and retrieves data and text; organizes and maintains disk storage and filing; Maintains inventory of supplies; obtains estimates for ordering purposes; orders supplies as needed; ensures compliance of policies and procedures; Prepares a variety of documents for the purchase of supplies and equipment Performs related work as required. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS: Have successfully completed at least two (2) years of college coursework in business administration, public administration, or a related field from an accredited college;One (1) to three (3) years performing intermediate administrative work. 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. PREFERENCES: 1. Skilled in Microsoft Office software including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint; 2. Accurate typing speed of at least 40 wpm; 3. Knowledge of building or construction terminology; 4. Experienced in permitting functions and customer service; 3. Knowledge of and/or use of the Land Management Platform Accela. 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 is generally sedentary. Employees sit most of the time but may walk or stand for brief periods of time. 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 offers a comprehensive benefits package to all regular full-time employees including vacation, holiday, and sick leave as well as medical, dental, vision, life and short-term disability insurance. Click here for an overview of employment information including our benefits package. Closing Date/Time: 2/2/2023 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 27, 2023
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 professional accounting tasks; maintains and reconciles journals, ledgers, and financial reports; interprets financial records; prepares financial statements and reports; and participates in the design and revision of accounting systems. Exercises initiative and independent judgment in creating, organizing, maintaining and systematically reviewing financial records. Position may require supervision of clerical and/or administrative staff. 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. 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. Maintains accounting record systems for the receipt and disbursement of federal, state, and other municipal funds Compiles and prepares financial data for analysis or use in the preparation of required reports, statements, or budgets Participates in fiscal year end closing, including recording accruals and adjusting and closing entries, preparation of audit work papers and preparation of the City's Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) Reconciles various accounts and subsidiary systems to the general ledger maintaining and balancing journals Participates in the testing and implementation of new or upgraded computerized financial systems Verifies trial balances, detail appropriations and expenditures; reviews reports, vouchers, requisitions, invoices and other financial data for accuracy, completeness and conformance with procedures, guidelines and generally accepted accounting principles; interprets financial records and prepares reports concerning the financial condition and conduct of the applicable entity. Responds to public records requests Supervises and trains administrative and clerical personnel on an assigned basis. Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance or a closely related fieldOne (1) to three (3) years of accounting experience preferably in a governmental setting including, preparing and analyzing financial transactions and statements; evaluating efficiency, internal controls and conformance with accounting principles. 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. Professional work experience in accounting for a state, county or local government agency or private organization directly involved in such areas as preparing and analyzing financial transactions and statements; evaluating efficiency, internal controls and conformance with accounting principles; and reconciling accounts to the general ledger may be substituted on a year-for-year basis for the required college 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. 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. The City of Fort Lauderdale offers a comprehensive benefits package to all regular full-time employees including vacation, holiday, and sick leave as well as medical, dental, vision, life and short-term disability insurance. Click here for an overview of employment informationincluding our benefits package and click here for additional Federation of Public Employees managementbenefits. Closing Date/Time: 2/10/2023 5:00 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 25, 2023
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The Department of Public Works Engineering Division is seeking a Senior Project Manager. This position supports the Division's Manager, is highly advanced supervisory and professional project and engineering work of considerable difficulty involving a wide variety of projects, including the supervision of a major work group. Both directly and through subordinate engineering and utilities personnel, as well as in conjunction with engineering consultants, the employee plans, directs, supervises and coordinates the design and construction of municipal engineering projects. Work assignments require the application of advanced project and construction management skills and considerable use of independent judgment in planning and managing/reviewing projects that are designed in-house as well as projects that are developed by engineering consultants or private developers. Experience with program management methods and knowledge of federal and state permitting requirements (e.g. Florida Department of Environmental Protection) will be beneficial to this position. With minimal direction, the employee performs complex assignments requiring the exercise of considerable initiative and independent judgment in assuring that activities meet high standards of service, are performed with the maximum effective use of resources, and that work is accomplished in accordance with accepted technical standards and in compliance with applicable rules, regulations, and laws. Work is reviewed by the Division's Manager via conferences with the employee, through study of reports submitted, by direct observation, and by the degree of achievement of established goals, objectives, timeliness of project completion, and work plans. 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 StudentAid.gov/publicservice for more information or to see if you qualify. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Supervises engineering and administrative staff; conducts performance evaluations; recommends disciplinary actions; prepares, prioritizes, delegates and tracks scopes of responsibility and work assignments; develops new policies and procedures; develops and administers quality control measures and processes; improves and streamlines existing procedures; develops and administers performance measures; collaborates with departments and divisions within the City and outside agencies to establish review procedures and policies; Reviews 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 Reviews and oversees analysis, evaluation, and recommendation for award of contract; prepares projects for bid, including reviewing of plans, specifications, and estimates Identifies and utilizes available resources to ensure that design, construction and inspection work is performed on schedule and in accordance with federal, state and local regulations and specifications Reviews and oversees the development and/or approval of selection packages; participates in the selection of architects and contractors; negotiates contracts with service providers Develops and oversees applicable budgets for the department, division, and capital improvement projects; monitors actual project costs to ensure project expenditures are within the approved budget Updates/modifies City code provisions, engineering standard details, standard specifications; interprets and applies existing City code provisions; applies federal, state, county and outside agency laws and regulations Collaborates with the City Attorney's Office for the preparation of developer agreements, legal instruments for the disposition of public rights-of-way, easements, bonds and other legal documents Oversees inspection process to ensure that construction work is performed on schedule and in accordance with permit requirements Develops and oversees applicable budgets for the division; monitors actual operating costs to ensure expenditures are within the approved budget Provides technical information and guidance on complex design issues pertaining to land development, utility construction, surface water management, roadway improvements and other public/private improvements Prepares required designs, specifications, estimates and technical reports for special projects; prepares reports, memorandums, and related correspondence pertaining to contract and regulatory compliance Manages complex architectural design projects , infrastructure projects (sewer & water), pump stations, inflow and infiltration, water treatment plants, wastewater treatment plant, and facility remodeling logistics; manages the planning and development of overall project scope; makes recommendations for project management throughout all phases of design and construction. Responds to inquiries by public officials, residents and business owners; identifies and implements strategies to obtain feedback from public and permit applicants on the development permit review process; identifies strategies for utilizing social media and the City's web page to inform applicants of permit review process 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 Coordinates and approves related purchasing functions Ensures compliance with design and construction standards and regulatory requirements related to City projects Performs project management duties as necessary Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT 1. Have graduated from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, Project Management, or other appropriate technical field. 2. Have at least five (5) years of responsible post-graduate experience in one or more of the following areas: planning, design and construction of public works projects; planning, design and construction of utility projects; planning, design and construction of private development projects; or other closely related project, design/construction experience in water and wastewater projects. Additional qualifying work experience may be substituted for the required college education on a year-for-year basis. PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS Certified Construction Manager, Registered Architect, or Professional Engineer registered in the State of Florida or be registered in another state Project Management Professional (PMP) Preference will be given to candidates with Bachelor's Degree in construction management, architecture, civil engineering, or related field and at least 5 years’ of experience as a project manager in construction management, engineering, and/or transportation and mobility project implementation. 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. 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. The City of Fort Lauderdale offers a comprehensive benefits package to all regular full-time employees including vacation, holiday, and sick leave as well as medical, dental, vision, life and short-term disability insurance. Click here for an overview of employment information including our benefits package.
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 25, 2023
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The Development Services Department'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. Join Our Team! Note: This position pays $18.09 hourly. Preference will be given to internal candidates. 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. 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. The City participates in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which will require a 3% contribution from employees. New employees will be 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. 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 equivalentOne (1) to Three (3) years performing administrative workMust 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 Cash/Credit 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 ( J-204) . 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) 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. The City of Fort Lauderdale offers a comprehensive benefits package to all regular full-time employees including vacation, holiday, and sick leave as well as medical, dental, vision, life and short-term disability insurance. Click here for an overview of employment information including our benefits package. Closing Date/Time: 2/7/2023 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 25, 2023
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale's Development Services Department is seeking an Administrative Aide for the Building Services Call Center. Note: The starting pay rate for this position $18.09 per hour. Preference will be given to internal applicants with experience in the Call Center. 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 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. 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 This position will work in the Building Services Division Call Center, where they will answer a high volume of telephone calls to assist customers. Other duties include: Performs clerical duties in support of an assigned area of responsibility Assists office and telephone callers Responds to requests for information, accepts payments and resolves complaints Prepares and disseminates information through email Creates and submits reports as required Operates a variety of office equipment including copiers, facsimile machine, scanner, computer, and more Performs data input and retrieval Sends certified mail correspondence when necessary Maintains department files, records and rosters Prepares and archives closed files for retention and files required yearly reports Performs related work as required NOTE: The duties of this position will include all duties set forth in the official job description. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalencyOne (1) to three (3) years performing clerical/customer service work. Preferences : Experience in a building services/construction call center; Excellent verbal and written communication skills; Excellent customer service and problem solving skills; Excellent research skills; Experience with the Accela platform. 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 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 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 ( J-204) . The City of Fort Lauderdale offers a comprehensive benefits package to all regular full-time employees including vacation, holiday, and sick leave as well as medical, dental, vision, life and short-term disability insurance. Click here for an overview of employment information including our benefits package. Closing Date/Time: 2/7/2023 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 24, 2023
Part Time
POSITION SUMMARY THIS POSTING IS FOR PART TIME CUSTODIAN POSITIONS ONLY The employee in this role 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. 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. All required certifications, whether possessed at time of application or obtained after appointment, must be kept current to continue employment in this class. The City of Fort Lauderdale offers a comprehensive benefits package to all regular full-time employees including vacation, holiday, and sick leave as well as medical, dental, vision, life and short-term disability insurance. Click here for an overview of employment information including our benefits package. Closing Date/Time: 1/15/2024 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 24, 2023
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The Stormwater Division at the Public Works Department seeks a Stormwater Operations Supervisor. This NEW position supervises, directs, coordinates, schedules, and plans the installation, maintenance, and r epairs of the Public Works stormwater drainage and conveyance infrastructure network. The City of Fort Lauderdale community builders possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, skills, knowledge 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 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. 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. Plans, directs and supervises the work of assigned staff; delegates and reviews work assignments; conducts performance evaluations Oversees administration, coordination and supervision, planning, maintenance and management of Public Works stormwater facilities, stormwater infrastructure and City rights of way including the effective deployment of resources Provides strategic planning for and the assessment of the stormwater operations network infrastructure and Public Works Facilities Reviews, evaluates, and provides comments for technical specifications as well as engineering and construction drawings Advises staff on technical issues and makes decisions on exceptional situations to manage and implement appropriate services and assistance Effectively supervises and administers program to include budget preparation and monitoring expenditures, staff development and training, succession planning, performance management, employee relations, prioritizing and assigning work related activities Prepares, administers, and maintains multiple operational budgets; ensures correctness of charges and allocations; monitors and approves expenditures; forecasts funds needed for staffing, equipment, and materials Writes specifications and requisitions; and inspects materials and equipment necessary to the operation of the system Maintains and monitors inventory of equipment, parts, tools, and supplies Makes recommendations and gives technical assistance to the Division Manager, other City departments, and outside consultants on technical problems concerning the construction of new or the modification of the existing system Makes recommendations regarding operational policies, expenditures, plans, and other administrative matters Knowledge and skills with using computers, IPad, digital handheld tools and asset management systems Knowledge of Federal, State and County regulations for Erosion & Sedimentation Control and Stormwater compliance including FAC and CFR Makes recommendations regarding hiring, promotions, and discipline Works as a liaison with other City Departments, outside agencies, and neighbors to navigate citizen inquiries and complaints Prepares standard operating procedures. Prepares letters, memos, and other correspondence. Ensures compliance with safety regulations and standard operating procedures Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Associate's degree in Engineering, Business or Public AdministrationAt least five (5) years of experience in construction and maintenance of water distribution and/or wastewater collection systems servicing a population of 100,000+, including two (2) years of experience working in a supervisory capacity. 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.Nine (9) years or more of progressively responsible experience in construction and maintenance of stormwater pressurized and non-pressurized drainage systems servicing a population of +100,000 and/or the following professional accreditations/ certifications: National Incident Management System (NIMS) Incident Command Systems Certifications, Flagger and/or Intermediate Work Zone Traffic Control Certifications (MOT), Florida Water and Pollution Control Association (FWPCOA) Stormwater C, Florida Stormwater Association Level 2 and Florida Erosion and Sedimentation Control Inspector is preferred.Must be able to obtain certifications listed above within one year of employment Special Requirements: Essential Employees may be required to work during and following a declared emergency resulting from either a natural disaster and/ or other emergency. The employee’s Department Head will be required to work. 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 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 offers a comprehensive benefits package to all regular full-time employees including vacation, holiday, and sick leave as well as medical, dental, vision, life and short-term disability insurance. Click here for an overview of employment informationincluding our benefits package and click here for additional managementbenefits. Closing Date/Time: 2/13/2023 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 21, 2023
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 Transportation and Mobility Department seeks to fill a PROJECT MANAGER I (Parking Services) position to oversee various parking projects. This position will be responsible for advancing special initiatives, overseeing smaller projects, and conducting facility condition assessments. The objective of this position is to identify and implement ways to improve and modernize City parking facilities. The selected candidate will assist the Transportation and Mobility Department with completing Capital Improvement Projects (CIP) and delivering priority initiatives. The PROJECT MANAGER I (Parking Services) position requires a general understanding of project management fundamentals, conducting facility assessments, coordinating with contractors, and dealing with government procurement processes. This is professional and administrative work that includes the planning, design, and construction of capital improvement projects as well as oversight of a wide variety of projects. This position supports managing and inspecting engineering construction projects or transportation and mobility projects within a City Department. A major emphasis is monitoring the work of engineering and architectural consultants and contractors engaged in the design and construction of a wide variety of projects. PLEASE 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 IV for benefits purposes, which includes Five (5) additional Management Vacation days per calendar year and a monthly vehicle allowance of $120.00. 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. Manages engineering and architectural consultants and contractors during the design and construction of various projects; ensures projects are completed on time, on budget, and with quality assurance 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 Conducts project field visits, inspections of construction activities and provides Division Manager with project updates Reviews and approves contractor and consultant pay requests and invoices 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; and coordinates related permits to ensure contract and regulatory compliance Prepares reports for upper management and stakeholder information Acts as the Contract Administrator for various City of Fort Lauderdale annual contracts Coordinates with other City departments, external agencies and applicants on projects Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Bachelor's degree in construction management, architecture, civil engineering, public or business administration, or related field. One (1) or more years of experience in construction management, engineering, transportation project implementation, or related field. Additional qualifying experience may be substituted on a year-for-year basis for the educational requirement. PREFERENCES: Familiar with Project Management Professional (PMP) standards and expectations and/or certified as a Project Management Professional (PMP). Prior government experience General knowledge of government procurement processes and contracts Knowledge of transportation and multi-modal operations principles and practices 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 Sometimes Street environment (near moving traffic) Sometimes Construction site Sometimes Confined Space Seldom or Never In the community (homes, businesses, etc.) Sometimes Lab Seldom or Never Warehouse environment Seldom or Never 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 & 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 offers a comprehensive benefits package to all regular full-time employees including vacation, holiday, and sick leave as well as medical, dental, vision, life and short-term disability insurance. Click here for an overview of employment informationincluding our benefits package and click here for additional Federation of Public Employees managementbenefits. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 20, 2023
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 City of Fort Lauderdale's Police Officers are responsible for maintaining peace and safety, protecting life and property, and promoting community engagement and trust. Fort Lauderdale Police Officers serve a highly diverse multicultural community. This job classification is included within the bargaining unit represented by the Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) and therefore is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and the FOP. REQUIRED DOCUMENTS FOR SUBMITTING ON-LINE APPLICATION Failure to submit ALL of the required documents will result in your application being disapproved 1. POLICE OFFICER CERTIFICATION (FDLE; FEDERAL OR CURRENT STATE POLICE OFFICER CERTIFICATION WITH COPY OF ACADEMY CURRICULUM) 2. BIRTH CERTIFICATE AND/OR NATURALIZATION PAPERS 3. HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA OR CERTIFICATE OF EQUIVALENT EDUCATION IF APPLICABLE 4. COLLEGE TRANSCRIPT 5. CURRENT DRIVER'S LICENSE HISTORY 6. PRE-JOB OFFER QUESTIONNAIRE - ( CLICK HERE FOR LINK TO PJQ ) 7. DD214 MILITARY RELEASE FORM - MEMBER 4 COPY (if applicable) 8. CITY OF FORT LAUDERDALE VETERAN'S PREFERENCE CLAIM FORM (if applicable)( Form J204 ) *9. BASIC MOTOR SKILLS TEST (BMST) - Physical Agility *10. SWIM TEST *FOR OUT OF STATE APPLICANTS- Proof of successful completion of PAT and SWIM is not required with the application, however candidates must successfully complete all of these exams prior to the date of hire. 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 ). ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT: To apply for employment as a Certified Police Officer, you must : 1. Be a United States citizen (U.S. born or naturalized). 2. Have a U.S. high school education, General Education Development (GED) or equivalent, which includes United States Armed Forces Institute (USAFI) tests. Equivalence of Non-U.S. education must be approved by the State of Florida's Criminal Justice Standards and Training Commission ( If a degree was acquired in a country other than the United States, evidence of equivalence from a recognized agency must be provided.) 3. Be at least 21 years of age. 4. Must have completed at least sixty (60) semester credit hours toward an Associate's degree or higher from an accredited private or public institution that is accepted by the city, with a minimum G.P.A. of at least a 2.0. (Copy of transcript must be provided .) NOTE: a. The college semester credit hour requirement may be waived for applicants with two years active duty U.S. Military service with an honorable discharge at time of hire or applicants currently serving in the U.S military reserve with an equivalent number of hours that equal two years of active duty service. b. This requirement may also be waived for certified police officers with two (2) years of full-time police service (excluding time in the Police Academy.) 5. Possess a valid Florida driver's license or obtain within 30 days of appointment. 6. Must meet one of the requirements below: a. Possess a valid Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) Police Officer Certification. - Must provide copy of certification . b. Possess a certification from another Federal or State Law Enforcement Agency and worked as a full-time Police Officer for at least one (1) year (excluding police academy training hours) - Must provide State certification and academy training curriculum. c. Completed an Equivalency of Academy Training program approved by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement. - Must provide copy of certification. 7. Must be able to successfully complete all City of Fort Lauderdale required pre-employment examination requirements. 8. Shall be non-user of tobacco products which include, but may not be limited to cigarettes, e-cigarettes or vapor cigarettes, cigars, pipes, smokeless tobacco of any kind at all times (whether on or off duty). HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION: POLICE OFFICER TESTING PROCESS In addition to the minimum requirements, each applicant will be required to successfully complete the following testing requirements: BASIC MOTOR SKILLS TEST (BMST) - Physical Agility SWIM TEST ORAL BOARD INTERVIEW POLYGRAPH EXAMINATION COMPREHENSIVE BACKGROUND CHECK PSYCHOLOGICAL EVALUATION MEDICAL/PHYSICAL EXAMINATION GENERAL INFORMATION FOR POLICE OFFICER APPLICANTS II. WORKWEEK Average workweek is forty (40) hours with overtime or compensatory time off (at time-and-one-half) for hours in excess of forty (40) hours in a standard workweek. After one (1) year of service with the City, a Police Officer may request preference for shift assignment once each calendar year. Such assignments are based upon departmental seniority and your preference. III. EQUIPMENT All uniforms and required equipment are furnished by the department with the exception of the service weapon, shoes, handcuffs, and whistle. IV. BENEFITS Retirement Police Officers are eligible for normal retirement after twenty (20) years of service computed at three (3%) percent per year up to a maximum of 75%. The retirement plan is supported by the City and is contributory on the part of the employee, who is required to contribute 10 percent (10 %) of his/her (pre-tax) gross salary. Post retirement pay step benefit of 3% every three years, starting after the third year of retirement. Vacation - Sick Leave - Hospitalization Vacation is accrued at a rate of 120.12 hrs. per year; nine (9) paid holidays and three (3) personal holidays per year. There is also sick leave benefit (with options to convert sick leave to vacation or cash.) The Union will provide and administer a comprehensive group health and dental plan for all members of the Bargaining Unit. Tuition Refund After one (1) year of service with the City, a Police Officer may participate in the Tuition Refund program for partial or full reimbursement of tuition for job-related college course work (based on grades). 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. The City of Fort Lauderdale Police Department is one of the finest in the country, and as such, employs the best qualified applicants. During the examination process, emphasis is placed on a candidate's CHARACTER. Indications of your honesty and integrity begin with the submission of your application. All information provided on your application, and all other forms submitted for processing, must be true, accurate, and without omission, as well as in all other stages of the testing process. This is a critical component of the process in determining if the "Moral Character" of a candidate is appropriate for employment as a Police Officer. We will verify the information through various sources, including an intensive background investigation and a comprehensive polygraph examination. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS NOTE : The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT To apply for employment as a Certified Police Officer, you must : 1. Be a United States citizen (U.S. born or naturalized). 2. Have a U.S. high school education, General Education Development (GED) or equivalent, which includes United States Armed Forces Institute (USAFI) tests. Equivalence of Non-U.S. education must be approved by the State of Florida's Criminal Justice Standards and Training Commission ( If a degree was acquired in a country other than the United States, evidence of equivalence from a recognized agency must be provided.) 3. Be at least 21 years of age. 4. Must have completed at least sixty (60) semester credit hours toward an Associate's degree or higher from an accredited private or public institution that is accepted by the city, with a minimum G.P.A. of at least a 2.0. (Copy of transcript must be provided .) NOTE: a. The college semester credit hour requirement may be waived for applicants with two years active duty U.S. Military service with an honorable discharge at time of hire or applicants currently serving in the U.S military reserve with an equivalent number of hours that equal two years of active duty service. (This requirement may also be waived for certified police officers with two (2) years of full-time police service, excluding time in the Police Academy.) 5. Possess a valid Florida driver's license or obtain within 30 days of appointment. 6. Must be able to successfully complete an approved Police Academy Training program and obtain a Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) certificate of compliance. 7. Must be able to successfully complete all City of Fort Lauderdale required pre-employment examination requirements. 8. Shall be non-user of tobacco products which include, but may not be limited to cigarettes, e-cigarettes or vapor cigarettes, cigars, pipes, smokeless tobacco of any kind at all times (whether on or off duty). For more detailed information regarding our requirements, CLICK HERE HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION POLICE OFFICER TESTING PROCESS In addition to the minimum requirements, each applicant will be required to successfully complete the following testing requirements: CRIMINAL JUSTICE BASIC ABILITIES TEST ( CJBAT) BASIC MOTOR SKILLS TEST ( BMST ) - Physical Agility SWIM TEST ORAL BOARD INTERVIEW POLYGRAPH EXAMINATION COMPREHENSIVE BACKGROUND CHECK PSYCHOLOGICAL EVALUATION MEDICAL/PHYSICAL EXAMINATION GENERAL INFORMATION FOR POLICE OFFICER APPLICANTS I. SALARY Certified Police Officers - competitive starting salary depending on years of experience II. WORKWEEK Average workweek is forty (40) hours with overtime or compensatory time off (at time-and-one-half) for hours in excess of forty (40) hours in a standard workweek. After one (1) year of service with the City, a Police Officer may request preference for shift assignment once each calendar year. Such assignments are based upon departmental seniority and your preference. III. EQUIPMENT All uniforms and required equipment are furnished by the department with the exception of the service weapon, shoes, handcuffs, and whistle. IV. BENEFITS Retirement Police Officers are eligible for normal retirement after twenty (20) years of service computed at three percent (3%) per year up to a maximum of 75%. The retirement plan is supported by the City and is contributory on the part of the employee, who is required to contribute 10 percent (10 %) of his/her (pre-tax) gross salary. Post retirement pay step benefit of 3% every three years, starting after the third year of retirement. Vacation - Sick Leave - Hospitalization Vacation is accrued at a rate of 120.12 hrs. per year; nine (9) paid holidays and three (3) personal holidays per year. There is also sick leave benefit (with options to convert sick leave to vacation time or cash.) The Union will provide and administer a comprehensive group health and dental plan for all members of the Bargaining Unit. Tuition Refund After one (1) year of service with the City, a Police Officer may participate in the Tuition Refund program for partial or full reimbursement of tuition for job-related college course work (based on grades). 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. The City of Fort Lauderdale Police Department is one of the finest in the country, and as such, employs the best qualified applicants. During the examination process, emphasis is placed on a candidate's CHARACTER. Indications of your honesty and integrity begin with the submission of your application. All information provided on your application, and all other forms submitted for processing, must be true, accurate, and without omission, as well as in all other stages of the testing process. This is a critical component of the process in determining if the Moral Character of a candidate is appropriate for employment as a Police Officer. We will verify the information through various sources, including an intensive background investigation and a comprehensive polygraph examination. The City of Fort Lauderdale offers a comprehensive benefits package to all regular full-time employees including vacation, holiday, and sick leave as well as medical, dental, vision, life and short-term disability insurance. Click here for an overview of employment information including our benefits package. Closing Date/Time: 2/1/2023 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 20, 2023
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY Our award-winning Fleet Services team would love to have you join our team! 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 administrative direction, the employee is required to exercise extensive initiative and independent judgment, and to work effectively with the public, Employee must also apply specialized and/or technical knowledge and experience through the interpretation and completion of administrative assignments of unusual difficulty in accordance with City and departmental rules, regulations, procedures and ordinances. 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. 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. Enter and maintain data in fuel management system Create and generate monthly and annual budget reports for billing and reporting Respond to issues regarding fueling, add employees to department systems, assign fuel fobs, correct mileages, review errors in fueling system, configure new vehicles, deactivate retired vehicles and assist employees with fueling issues. Assist employees at fuel site with fueling issues to troubleshoot problems. Monitor contracts for allocation and expiration date and requires review of work orders Verify all expenditures and revenues for accuracy and billing. Enter vehicle data up to and including deactivating into internal fleet billing and fueling system and enter requisitions into City systems...i.e. ERP Track fleet expenditures problems, processes and procedures May be assigned to create budget amendments and create bids in the City's procurement systems Performs related work as required. Special Requirements: Preference will be given to candidates with fleet services experience. 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. The City of Fort Lauderdale offers a comprehensive benefits package to all regular full-time employees including vacation, holiday, and sick leave as well as medical, dental, vision, life and short-term disability insurance. Click here for an overview of employment informationincluding our benefits package and click here for additional Federation of Public Employees managementbenefits. Closing Date/Time: 1/31/2023 5:00 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 19, 2023
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. An employee in this role performs word processing, printing and collating documents, scheduling appointments, performing light bookkeeping, coordinating with other departments and completing any other assigned tasks. 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. 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. NOTE: The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Performs clerical duties in support of an assigned area of responsibility Produces a wide variety of reports, letters, spreadsheets, data entries, memoranda and statistical charts Provides front counter assistance and screens office and telephone callers Responds to requests for information, accepts payments and resolves complaints Prepares and disseminates information through email Creates and submits reports as required Operates a variety of office equipment including copiers, facsimile machine and computer Performs data input and retrieval Maintains inventory and orders supplies as needed Processes purchase orders and requisitions Prepares a variety of documents for the purchase of supplies and equipment Sends certified mail correspondence Reconciles P-Cards/Depart Purchasing Card statements Receives and processes incoming invoices Prepares and disseminates Informational bulletins and memorandums Maintains department files, records and rosters Prepares and archives closed files for retention and files required yearly reports Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalencyOne (1) to three (3) years performing clerical work. 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. 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 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: 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 offers a comprehensive benefits package to all regular full-time employees including vacation, holiday, and sick leave as well as medical, dental, vision, life and short-term disability insurance. Click here for an overview of employment information including our benefits package. Closing Date/Time: 1/31/2023 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 18, 2023
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The Development Services Department seeks a Senior Administrative Assistant for it's Administrative Division's Finance Team. SOMEONE GOT PROMOTED... so we need a Senior Administrative Assistant to work within the Finance team. This position will reconcile daily Department revenues to provide the central Finance Department with accurate revenue data for posting in the City's financial system. Other responsibilities include assisting the Department with various procurement procedures, drafting, and recording various financial processes, performing monthly purchase card reconciliations, and processing various financial requests such as journal entries and interdepartmental transfers. The position also plans, develops, analyzes, evaluates, advises on, and improves various management control systems, programs and policies, work methods and procedures. At the direction of an administrative superior, this employee may analyze and evaluate major segments of the organization and based on study findings, develop recommendations and advice to management for the purpose of improving the effectiveness and efficiency of programs and operations management. Under administrative direction, employee is required to exercise extensive initiative and independent judgment, and to work effectively with the public, City officials and others. Employee must also apply specialized and/or technical knowledge and experience through the interpretation and completion of administrative assignments of unusual difficulty in accordance with City and departmental rules, regulations, procedures, and ordinances. 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. 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. 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 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, workflow 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. Performs related work as required. NOTE: The duties of this position will include all duties set forth in the official job description. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Bachelor's Degree from an accredited four-year college with major coursework in business or public administration, Finance or Accounting, or a closely related field. Possession of a master's degree may be substituted for one (1) year of required work experience. Additional qualifying work experience may be substituted on a year-for-year basis for the required college education. 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 management of large operating budgets, 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. Preferences: Prior experience in finance, accounting, or budgeting Prior experience within local, county, or state government 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 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 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 ( J-204) . The City of Fort Lauderdale offers a comprehensive benefits package to all regular full-time employees including vacation, holiday, and sick leave as well as medical, dental, vision, life and short-term disability insurance. Click here for an overview of employment informationincluding our benefits package and click here for additional Federation of Public Employees managementbenefits. Closing Date/Time: 1/29/2023 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 18, 2023
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY 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 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 security by maintaining order, providing care, control, and custody of prisoners in the Fort Lauderdale Police Department's Detention (Prisoner Intake) Facility. Work is performed under the immediate supervision of a Detention Corporal according to established security procedures, department regulations, city, county and state laws. 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. REQUIRED DOCUMENTS FOR SUBMITTING ON-LINE APPLICATION Click here for detailed information about our requirements 1. BIRTH CERTIFICATE AND/OR NATURALIZATION PAPERS 2. HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA OR CERTIFICATE OF EQUIVALENT EDUCATION 3. CURRENT DRIVER'S LICENSE HISTORY 4. PRE-JOB OFFER QUESTIONNAIRE - ( CLICK HERE FOR LINK TO PJQ ) 5. FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF LAW ENFORCEMENT (FDLE) CRIMINAL JUSTICE STANDARDS TRAINING COMMISSION (CJSTC) CERTIFICATION (if certified) 6. STATE CORRECTIONS OFFICER CERTIFICATION (if applicable) 7. DD214 MILITARY RELEASE FORM - MEMBER 4 COPY (if applicable) 8. CITY OF FORT LAUDERDALE VETERAN'S PREFERENCE CLAIM FORM (if applicable) ( FORM J204 ) 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. Maintains care, custody, and control over all detainees and prisoners; takes appropriate action to ensure the safety and security of the detainees/prisoners, the public and other law enforcement/detention personnel. Receives incoming prisoners; conducts searches to detect concealed weapons and contraband. Coordinates prisoner placement and cell assignment during the intake process. Complies with booking and release orders and procedures. Maintains accurate counts of detainees/prisoners; maintains complete records and ensures that current information on prisoners is entered into the computerized record information system. Secures detention facility keys; receives status and incident reports and special instructions from other detention personnel; follows special instructions from supervisors, and other detention personnel. Operates an agency vehicle to transport detainees and adheres to agency policies and procedures in accordance with laws regarding safe vehicle operations. Maintains heightened awareness to surroundings and environment in the preservation of life and property. Must maintain control of emotional reactions and impulses while taking charge of or handling a disagreeable or dangerous situation. Applies knowledge of policies and procedures used in the operation of a detention (prison intake) facility including use of restraint devices, deployment of less than lethal force, e.g. (OC, taser) for inmate control. Operates a two-way radio, utilizing proper radio etiquette, communication/dispatch codes and signals and officer safety techniques. May be required to assist in events, critical incidents, or emergencies. Must be available and willing to work days, nights, weekends, and holidays, as needed, to fulfill the 24/7 mission of the unit. Performs related duties as required. NOTE: employees in this position will be armed when transporting arrestees. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High School Diploma or G.E.D Be at least 18 years of age Be a US CitizenNot have been convicted of any felony or of a misdemeanor involving perjury or a false statement, or have received a dishonorable discharge from any of the Armed Forces of the United States, except where exempt under Florida Statutes (FS) 943.13.Must successfully complete the Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) Criminal Justice Standards Training Commission (CJSTC) Certification or equivalent, from an accredited academy and comply with the minimum training and standards of an accredited certification institution as set forth by the recommended FDLE guidelines and CJSTC.Possess or be able to obtain a State Corrections Officer Certification in compliance with Florida Statutes 943.1395.Possess or be able to obtain and maintain of a valid Florida driver's license within 30 days of employment.Must successfully complete a background investigation including polygraph and psychological examination.Must be able to work a flexible shift including nights, weekends, holidays and during a state of emergency. ALL CANDIDATES ARE REQUIRED TO COMPLETE AND ACHIEVE PASSING SCORES ON THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE BASIC ABILITIES TEST FOR CORRECTIONS (CJBAT), AND PASS A PHYSICAL AGILITY TEST (PAT). PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW FOR MORE INFORMATION : https://www.broward.edu/academics/public-safety/ips/testing-center.html 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 heavy 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. Must maintain the level of physical conditioning, fitness and endurance needed to perform the duties of the position. Some tasks are performed with potential for intermittent exposure to disagreeable elements including, but not limited to, heat, humidity, inclement weather, loud noise, toxic/chemical agents (oleoresin capsicum- pepper spray), electrical currents, airborne pathogens, violent behavior, and weapons. Be able to perform physically demanding work, typically involving some combination of sitting, standing, walking, reaching, bending, stooping, kneeling, crouching, and climbing. Additional duties may include running, dragging, pushing, and/or pulling of heavy objects, such as in the event of subduing a detainee resisting control. Some tasks require the ability to perceive and differentiate colors, shades, sounds, odors, depth, texture, visual cues and signals. 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 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 successfully pass each assessments 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 ( form J-204 ) at time of application. The City of Fort Lauderdale offers a comprehensive benefits package to all regular full-time employees including vacation, holiday, and sick leave as well as medical, dental, vision, life and short-term disability insurance. Click here for an overview of employment information including our benefits package. Closing Date/Time: 2/28/2023 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 17, 2023
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale has promotion opportunities for 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 skilled work of average difficulty overseeing the installation, maintenance and repair of the City's water distribution and wastewater collection system and City owned roadways. Performs skilled work in the repair and maintenance of water, wastewater, and 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 performs stormwater infrastructure inspections. 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. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Leads and performs activities such as digging trenches for mains or sewers, excavating for water services and hydrants, and repairing and clearing obstructions in sewers Operates and maintains equipment, machinery, and tools applicable to area of assignment May perform construction related duties, including carpentry, masonry, laying concrete, excavating, site restoration, and tiling, as assigned May operate a sanitary/stormwater sewer jet cleaning truck to clean sewer lines May lead and assist in the operation of asphalt equipment or heavy equipment in roadway maintenance May serve as assistant to a Distribution, Collection and or Stormwater Operations Chief, Road Services Chief and perform their duties in their absence Performs all functions of a Utilities Serviceworker, as needed Maintains cleanliness of work areas; removes debris, as needed Ensures compliance with safety regulations and standard operating procedures Estimates material needs; procures materials, equipment, and supplies, as needed Reads and utilizes drawings, maps and utilities atlas Uses digital hand-held tools and asset management systems Knowledgeable in the use of Asset Management software and platforms Acts as a Utilities Crew Leader in the absence of a Utilities Crew Leader in installing and repairing water mains, sewer systems, leaking or cracked sanitary/stormwater sewer lines, new service branches, hydrants and intakes 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 Have successfully graduated from a standard high school or trade school, or possess an acceptable G.E.D. certificate.Have at least two (2) years' experience in installation, repair and maintenance of water, sewer, and stormwater conveyance systems and roadways. 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.Asphalt maintenance experience and right-of-way maintenance experience.Commercial Driver's License (CDL) - Class B with Air Brake (depending on department) and an acceptable driving record at the time of appointment.Tanker endorsement and Class A/B CDL is required when operating a wastewater or stormwater tanker/vactor truckDepending on the position, Water Distribution Level 3 license may be required. PLEASE UPLOAD A VALID WATER LICENSE 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 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. The City of Fort Lauderdale offers a comprehensive benefits package to all regular full-time employees including vacation, holiday, and sick leave as well as medical, dental, vision, life and short-term disability insurance. Click here for an overview of employment information including our benefits package. Closing Date/Time: 1/31/2023 5:00 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 16, 2023
Part Time
POSITION SUMMARY 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 employmentMust possess a current and valid State of Florida CDL-B Driver's License with School Bus and Passenger endorsementMust maintain an acceptable driving recordMust pass a medical examination for commercial driver fitnessMust pass a fingerprinting/background screening process prior to employmentAbility to inspect and properly use a fire extinguisherCompletes 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. 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. All required certifications, whether possessed at time of application or obtained after appointment, must be kept current to continue employment in this class. This is a part time temporary non-benefited position. Closing Date/Time: 1/15/2024 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 14, 2023
Part Time
POSITION SUMMARY THIS POSTING IS FOR PART TIME FACILITIES WORKER POSITIONS ONLY 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. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS 1. Possess a current and valid State of Florida Class "E" driver's license with an acceptable driving record. 2. Some knowledge of manual maintenance work methods, procedures, tools, equipment and tasks JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT 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. 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. All required certifications, whether possessed at time of application or obtained after appointment, must be kept current to continue employment in this class. The City of Fort Lauderdale offers a comprehensive benefits package to all regular full-time employees including vacation, holiday, and sick leave as well as medical, dental, vision, life and short-term disability insurance. Click here for an overview of employment information including our benefits package. Closing Date/Time: 1/15/2024 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 14, 2023
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The Engineering Division at the Development Services Department seeks a Senior Administrative Assistant. The Senior Administrative Assistant plans, develops, analyzes, evaluates, advises on, and improves various management control systems, programs and policies, work methods and procedures. At the direction of an administrative superior, this employee may analyze and evaluate major segments of the organization and, based on study findings, develop recommendations and advice to management for the purpose of improving the effectiveness and efficiency of programs and operations management. Under administrative direction, the employee is required to exercise extensive initiative and independent judgment, and to work effectively with the public, City officials and others. Employee must also apply specialized and/or technical knowledge and experience through the interpretation and completion of administrative assignments of unusual difficulty in accordance with City and departmental rules, regulations, procedures and ordinances. 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 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. 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 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. Performs related work as required. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Bachelor's Degree from an accredited four-year college with major coursework in business or public administration, or a closely related field. Possession of a master's degree may be substituted for one (1) year of required work experience. Additional qualifying work experience may be substituted on a year-for-year basis for the required college education. Three (3) to five (5) 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. Preferences: 1. Experience in local government 2. Experience in budget/finance/accounting 3. Proficient in Microsoft Excel 4. Familiarity with legal documents and/or prior experience working at an engineering firm is a plus! 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 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 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 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 offers a comprehensive benefits package to all regular full-time employees including vacation, holiday, and sick leave as well as medical, dental, vision, life and short-term disability insurance. Click here for an overview of employment informationincluding our benefits package and click here for additional Federation of Public Employees managementbenefits. Closing Date/Time: 1/29/2023 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 14, 2023
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY This position requires a Journeyman Mechanical Certificate of Competency in Air Conditioning issued by Broward County. Only apply if you posses this license. 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 receives and processes work orders relating to the installation, maintenance, and repair of air conditioning and heating equipment, ice machines, cooling towers, pumps, pneumatic equipment, water coolers, and other related equipment for various facilities citywide. The employee usually works alone under general supervision and must exercise reasonable initiative and independent judgment in determining action to be taken. This is skilled, journeyman level mechanic work of more than average difficulty in the installation, maintenance and repair of air conditioning and related equipment. 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. 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. NOTE: The duties of this position will include all of those 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. Performs preventative maintenance on HVAC equipment, including changing or cleaning filters, adjusting or changing belts, greasing bearings, cleaning drain pans and coils, and checking overall operation of equipment Repairs watercoolers, ice machines and refrigerators May operate power tools in maintenance and repair work, including such shop tools as drill press, grinder and bench saw Operates a panel or pick-up truck and communicates by two-way radio Installs HVAC equipment in accordance with local and national codes Prepares and prioritizes work schedules; purchases parts and equipment Responds to service calls; inspects malfunctioning equipment; diagnoses, repairs, and replaces equipment Reviews bids and proposals from contractors; coordinates schedules; attends meetings; reviews job plans and blueprints Maintains records on service and repair of equipment; prepares and submits reports Recommends the replacement of air conditioning systems; participates in the preparation of specifications for acquisition of new equipment; recommends equipment purchases Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalency, or trade school certificateThree (3) to five (5) years of Journey level experience in the maintenance and repair of air conditioning and refrigeration systems, including commercial air conditioning experience. Depending on assignment, work experience in the maintenance and repair of central units up to seventy-five (75) tons capacity, air handlers and cooling towers.Journeyman Mechanical Certificate of Competency in air conditioning issued by Broward County.Possess or be able to obtain a valid State of Florida driver's license within 30 days after hire. Preferences: 1. Possess a Universal Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Certificate 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 heavy 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 climb ladders and work at heights up to 20 feet. Ability to bend, lift, climb, stoop, kneel, and crouch to perform daily job duties. 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 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 offers a comprehensive benefits package to all regular full-time employees including vacation, holiday, and sick leave as well as medical, dental, vision, life and short-term disability insurance. Click here for an overview of employment information including our benefits package. Closing Date/Time: 2/17/2023 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 09, 2023
Part Time
POSITION SUMMARY Performs clerical duties at one of the City's recreation facilities. Duties may vary depending on event or facility assigned. 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. An employee in this class may be assigned to any one or a combination of the following activities: General office work, Microsoft Office, calendar management, electronic and hard copy record keeping Document and data tracking, composition of memoranda, spreadsheets, program registration and revenue collection Monthly invoicing of program participants and all other duties associated with the day to day operation of professional government offices 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 seniorMay be 17 years old if a graduating senior in high school otherwise must be 18 years old or older6 months clerical experience preferredRec Trac trained within 30 days of hireCandidates must pass a fingerprinting/background screening process prior to employment 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. 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. All required certifications, whether possessed at time of application or obtained after appointment, must be kept current to continue employment in this class. This is a part time temporary non-benefited position. Closing Date/Time: 1/15/2024 11:59 PM Eastern