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.

55 job(s) at City of Fort Lauderdale

City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jun 22, 2019
Full Time
The City of Fort Lauderdale community builders possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers.   The Park Ranger is responsible for making scheduled rounds at all Parks and Recreation Department parks and facilities and to provide compliance with general park rules and City ordinances. The City offers a wide variety of benefits to their employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City offers 401(a) participation with a 9% City contribution and no employee match!! 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. 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. Makes scheduled rounds at assigned City parks in order to provide surveillance and identify individuals circumventing the entrance fee or trespassing after closing hours and to discover emergency situations involving injury, illness, fire, water or other causes Determines and encourages compliance with park rules and City ordinances and when necessary notifies proper authorities of violations and assists such authorities to the extent permitted Enforces rules and regulations to safeguard City parks Controls vehicular and pedestrian traffic during special events, and emergency situations Documents irregularities; generates reports and provides general information on park operations and areas of control; notifies appropriate Police Department Personnel of activities requiring law enforcement intervention Performs light maintenance duties and may clear paved areas of debris, branches and other obstructions or requests assistance. Investigates complaints Operates motor vehicles, two-way radios and other equipment Completes equipment preventative maintenance requirements, troubleshoots malfunctions, requests equipment and site repairs; and reviews completed repairs Conducts tours and educational programs and explains location facets and features Performs minor first aid duties and follows through with proper emergency procedures in the event of more serious incidents May issue citations for parking, littering, and minor violations Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT: MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalency One (1) year security and/or law enforcement experience, preferably in a park setting.  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 education. Possess or be able to obtain a Florida Driver's License 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 50 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 lbs. of force frequently, and/or up to 10 lbs. of force constantly to move objects.   The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION: Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method. Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify. All successful applicants will be required to pass a medical examination, including drug screening, prior to appointment. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes. To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form ( J204 ). Closing Date/Time: Tue. 06/25/19 11:59 PM Eastern Time
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jun 22, 2019
Full Time
The City of Fort Lauderdale community builders possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers.   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. NOTE : The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. This job classification is included within the bargaining unit represented by 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   1. BIRTH CERTIFICATE AND/OR NATURALIZATION PAPERS 2. COLLEGE TRANSCRIPT  3. HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA OR CERTIFICATE OF EQUIVALENT EDUCATION (IF APPLICABLE) 4. CURRENT DRIVER'S LICENSE HISTORY 5. PRE-JOB OFFER QUESTIONNAIRE - ( CLICK HERE FOR LINK TO PJQ )         6. DD214 MILITARY RELEASE FORM - MEMBER 4 COPY (if applicable) 7. CITY OF FORT LAUDERDALE VETERAN'S PREFERENCE CLAIM FORM (if applicable)( Form J204 ) *8. BASIC MOTOR SKILLS TEST ( BMST ) - Physical Agility *9. CRIMINAL JUSTICE BASIC ABILITIES TEST (CJBAT) *10. SWIM TEST *FOR OUT OF STATE APPLICANTS-  Proof of successful completion of  PAT, CJBAT and SWIM is not required with the application, however candidates must successfully complete all of these exams prior to scheduling the oral board interview.   JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT: To apply for employment as a  Non-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 Non-Certfied Police Officers - $59,384.00 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 (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. Closing Date/Time: Sat. 09/21/19 11:59 PM Eastern Time
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jun 20, 2019
Full Time
The Department of Sustainable Development's 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.     The City offers a wide variety of benefits to their employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City offers 401(a) participation with a 9% City contribution and no employee match!!   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; 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 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 Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT: Bachelor's Degree in civil engineering, or other related field and minimum of five (5) years' experience in the preparation of plans, specifications and estimates for public infrastructure improvements of site work for development projects and two (2) years' experience as a project manager. 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.  Additional qualifying work experience may be substituted for the required college education on a year-for-year basis. Professional Engineer (PE) registered in the State of Florida or be registered in another state and obtain Florida registration within one (1) year of date of appointment. PREFERENCES: Certification as a Project Management Professional (PMP) is preferred.   SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: Non-Essential Employees will not be required to work during a declared emergency but may be required to work in some capacity after the declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine when the employee will be required to work. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION: Note: This posting will remain open until a sufficient number of qualified applications are received. Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method.  Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify.  All successful applicants may be required to take a medical examination and/or pass a drug screening prior to appointment. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes.  To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form (J204) at time of application. SUPPLEMENTAL INFORMATION Management Category: 2          Classification Level: Program Manager FLSA: Non-Exempt                    EEO Code: 2 - Professional Job Code:  FS026                      Pay Grade: FS12 This job classification is included within the bargaining unit represented by Federation of Public Employees (SUPERVISORY) 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. Note:     Required certifications must be kept current to continue employment in this class.   Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jun 15, 2019
Full Time
The City of Fort Lauderdale community builders possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers.   The Department of Sustainable Development's Building Services Division is seeking a Chief Mechanical Inspector.     This is a management position that supervises mechanical plan review, inspections and customer service in the building permitting process.   The City offers a wide variety of benefits to their employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City offers 401(a) participation with a 9% City contribution and no employee match!!   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. This job classification may be governed by the Personnel Rules, as it is not represented by a collective bargaining unit.  NOTE:     Required certifications must be kept current to continue employment in this class.   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 the Mechanical Subdivision of the Building Services Division Determines whether plans, specifications and materials conform to legally established requirements  relating to the installation of mechanical systems and equipment Reviews plans and specifications of proposed mechanical systems for conformity with the Florida Building Code and local ordinances Assists in the inspection and examination of mechanical installations during construction and upon completion to ensure workmanship standards Interprets and recommends changes in legal provisions, governing mechanical systems and equipment Provides technical supervision to mechanical plans examiners and inspectors in the enforcement and interpretation of building codes and regulations Supervises subordinate Mechanical Plans Examiners and Inspectors Makes Florida Building Code interpretations Assists in the investigation of complaints regarding violations of building and applicable ordinances and assists with the prosecution of violators, when necessary Authorizes condemnation of faulty and hazardous installations; issues stop work orders and as necessary Meets with stakeholders on matters related to building and code enforcement, building materials and practices Authorizes condemnation of faulty and hazardous installations; issues stop work orders as necessary Assists in resolving customer relations issues Participates in administrative staff meetings; assists in the administration of division policy Assists in planning and organizing the work and training of mechanical plans examiners and inspectors Prepares employee evaluations on subordinate employees Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT: MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS  High School Diploma or equivalent.  Qualifying work experience may be substituted for education on a year-for-year basis. Must be certified as required by the State of Florida, Building Code Administrators and Inspectors Board (BCAIB), as a Mechanical Plans Examiner and as a Mechanical Inspector, and Must have eight (8) years of combined experience as a Mechanical Contractor or Class "A" Air Conditioning Contractor or Class "B" Air Conditioning Contractor or Mechanical Journeyman, five (5) years of which shall have been construction experience in the Mechanical discipline and a minimum of one (1) year as a Mechanical Plans Examiner employed by a municipality or private company contracted with a municipality or School Board within the State of Florida and a minimum two (2) years as a Mechanical Inspector employed by a municipality or private company contracted with a municipality or School Board within the State of Florida. Must possess a current Certificate of Competency as a Mechanical Contractor or Class "A" Air Conditioning Contractor issued by at least one of the following entities: Florida Construction Industry Licensing Board Broward County Central Examining Board of Mechanical Contractor and Specialty Mechanical Contractors Miami-Dade County Construction Trades Qualifying Board, issued on or after January 1, 1968 5.    Or, be licensed by the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation as an Engineer in the discipline requested, with six (6) years combined experience, and having practiced a minimum of three (3) years and a minimum of one (1) year as a Mechanical Plans Examiner and two (2) years as a Mechanical Inspector employed by a municipality or private company contracted with a municipality or School Board within the State of Florida 6.     Possess a Florida driver's license with an acceptable driving record, or be able to obtain one by date of hire.                                                                                                         Preferences: Familiarity with ASHRAE standards (American Society of Heating,  Refrigeration, and Air Conditioning Engineers) Supervisory experience in construction, specifically in the Mechanical Discipline 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. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION: Note: This posting will be open until a sufficient number of qualified applications are received.  First round interviews begin on June 20, 2019. Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method.  Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify.  All successful applicants may be required to take a medical examination and/or pass a drug screening prior to appointment. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes.  To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form (J204) at time of application.   Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jun 13, 2019
Full Time
The City of Fort Lauderdale community builders possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers.   The Department of Sustainable Development's Economic and Business Development Division is seeking an Economic and Program Analyst. This position coordinates programs and projects related to the implementation of the Economic Development Action Plan. Supports administrative activities related to the above. May provide daily management and oversight of programs and projects. Performs administrative and technical office and field work involving the collection, analysis, reporting and illustration of data such as business and economic conditions, targeted industries and community related activities.   The City offers a wide variety of benefits to their employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City offers 401(a) participation with a 9% City contribution and no employee match!!   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. This job classification is included within the bargaining unit represented by Teamsters Local Union 769 and therefore is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Teamsters Local Union 769.   ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: 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 program and project management of economic and business development related activities Collects and compiles information relative to economic/community and business development, or targeted industries Assists in conducting external analysis utilized in strategic planning; collects business and demographic data relating to trends, issues, and events in the local community, region, state and nation Assists with new business and commercial leasing activity Markets the City to potential new partners, investors and business Plans and coordinates events; maintains website with marketing updates for Economic Development Investment (ECI) division Participates in the development and implementation of specific projects as it relates to community redevelopment Conducts field surveys for economic development plans, prepares pictorial and graphical presentations to be used for informational purposes Assists and supports small business enterprises Manages economic and business development related activities Performs budgeting and procurement activities; creates and maintains financial records Coordinates meetings and attends trade shows for marketing activities Creates spreadsheets and other documents for data analysis, market trends and factors that influence economic development Prepares meeting agendas, and supporting material for Economic Development Advisory Board; recommends subject matter and coordinates guest speakers Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT: MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS  Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, Banking, Public Administration, or closely related field and one (1) to three (3) years of related experience. Additional qualifying experience or completion of coursework at an accredited college or university in a job related field, may substitute on a year-for-year basis for one year of the required experience or education Possess a Florida driver's license with an acceptable driving record, or be able to obtain one by date of hire. PREFERENCES Preferences for this position include experience in: Program/Project Management, Public Speaking, Corporate Communications, Event Management as well as the ability to: Generate reports from research Learn to comply within City regulations, practices and policies Display patience, adaptability and flexibility and the Desire to assist the public 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 and for extended periods as an exhibitor at trade shows.    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: NOTE: This posting will remain open until a sufficient number of qualified applications have been received. Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method.  Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify.  All successful applicants may be required to take a medical examination and/or pass a drug screening prior to appointment. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes.  To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form (J204) at time of application.   Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 27, 2019
Part Time
The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking dynamic and goal-driven employees. Employees that are motivated to take on today's greatest challenges and rewards in the field of local public service. Employees who are passionate about making a difference and achieving our mission: We Build Community, in a fast-paced organization that operates by vision, strategy, and action. Would you fit in? Apply now. The employee in this class is responsible for providing instruction in a specific recreation activity. Work involves preparing samples and written directions, selecting materials and adopting suitable teaching materials to meet individual needs.  Instructors are classified by experience and knowledge. Responsible for instructing/officiating sports games, ensuring participants' safety and well-being at all times. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT: Have successfully graduated from a standard high school or possess an acceptable G.E.D. from a recognized issuing agency. Experience in organizing and instructing groups in a wide variety of recreation activities for different age groups and interests. Supervises part-time personnel and volunteers when necessary. Criteria/Essential Duties: Ability to introduce and teach the game of Chess through energetic and fun methods Recruit and encourage students to learn the game of chess and improve their skills Plan, coordinate and organize practice and tournaments Prerequisite knowledge/qualifications: Advanced Knowledge and ability to demonstrate all of the basic rules of chess to include how to properly set-up a chess set Ability to teach principals and basic strategy involving the three phases of chess (opening, middle, and end game) Ability to demonstrate all checkmate combinations and techniques of chess Additional requirements: Travel to multiple sites Available Monday-Friday 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM; Evenings and Weekends as needed PLEASE NOTE:   Candidates must pass a fingerprinting/background screening process prior to employment.   HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION: All applicants must complete the attached supplemental worksheet as well as the standard employment application. Applications will be reviewed and the hiring authority will contact those applicants whose application reflects the best match of experience for the position.  Effective July 1, 2012: The City of Fort Lauderdale now requires newly hired employees to accept payment by direct deposit. Payment by direct deposit will be a condition of employment and all new hires will be asked to designate where they would like their payroll checks to be directly deposited. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 23, 2019
Full Time
The City of Fort Lauderdale community builders possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers.    We Build Community, in a fast-paced organization that operates by vision, strategy, and action.  Would you fit in?  Apply now. The Information Technology Services Department is searching for a Police Information Technology Manager with previous Governmental, Police, and Supervisory experience to plan, budget, organize, direct and control the activities of the Police Information Technology Division.     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 their employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City offers 401(a) participation with a 9% City contribution and no employee match!! 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 I for benefits purposes, which includes Ten (10) additional management vacation days per calendar year and a monthly vehicle allowance of $390.00. This is a non-classified "at-will" position and is not subject to Civil Service Rules or any collective bargaining agreement. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: ESSENTIAL 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 onsite planning, design, development and implementation of various technical projects of the Police Department Supervises the planning, development and design of all data communications installations and maintenance Manages onsite technological staff in support, training, updating, and monitoring of Police Information Systems network and expansion; Provides daily supervision, guidance, feedback, and training to assigned staff; monitors and evaluates work performance Recommends, in the interest of the City, that eligible applicants be hired; that subordinate personnel be transferred, suspended, promoted, or disciplined; and participates in employee grievance processes Plans, prepares and oversees annual budget, including a maintenance budget for technology and system line items; negotiates with vendors for purchase of Public Safety IT systems and applications Serves as a consultant to Police Department personnel on matters pertaining to computer technology, hardware, systems and research Develops techniques and plans for implementation of new procedures and methods in the areas of information and data processing, on-line systems, database management, networks, and distributed data processing systems including hardware and system software Participates in process improvement efforts, ensures performance metrics are collected, adjusts activities as needed Consults with Police staff and IT staff to identify and research new technologies and systems that would provide value to the Police and city staff Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT: Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science Five (5) or more years of experience managing complex technology projects and supervising technical staff; two (2) years of previous supervisory experience is required. 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, at the Division Manager's discretion. Previous Governmental, Police, and Supervisory experience highly preferred.     Special Requirements:   An in-depth pre-employment background check, including a polygraph exam, will be conducted as part of the selection process as this position is deemed security-sensitive. Felony convictions, convictions of crimes of moral turpitude, or convictions of misdemeanors related to job duties may disqualify you from being considered for this position.  It is your responsibility to provide at time of application, an official disposition of all charges of which you were found guilty, had adjudication withheld, or pled no contest. Positions working with Police systems will require CJIS Certification (Florida Dept. of Law Enforcement) Essential Employees may be required to work during a declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine who will be required to work.   WORKING ENVIRONMENT:  Work Environment: Frequency Working in Designated Environment   Office or similar indoor environment: Frequently or Often  Outdoor environment: Seldom or Never Street environment (near moving traffic): Seldom or Never  Construction site: Seldom or Never  Confined Space: Seldom or Never  In the community (homes, businesses, etc.): Seldom or Never  Lab: Seldom or Never  Warehouse environment: Seldom or Never  PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:  The position involves light physical demands, such as exerting up to 20 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 10 lbs. of force frequently, and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects.   The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.   HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION: Applications will be reviewed and the hiring authority will contact those applicants whose application reflects the best match of experience for the position. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 17, 2019
Full Time
The City of Fort Lauderdale is currently seeking a Water Operations Supervisor. The ideal candidate will be enthused about taking on today's greatest challenges and rewards in the field of local public service. Individuals who are passionate about making a difference and achieving our mission: We Build Community, in a fast-paced organization that operates by vision, strategy, and action.  Would you fit in?  Click here to apply . This is technical and supervisory work of more than average difficulty in the operation and maintenance of a large, complex water treatment plant and facilities.   ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Supervises the work of assigned staff; delegates and reviews work assignments; conducts performance evaluations Directs, reviews, and participates in the daily operation and maintenance of the water treatment facility Recognizes deviations in plant processes or irregularities in plant operation; identifies sources, causes, and effects related to the performance of the facility. Implement corrective strategies and communicates issues to his/her immediate supervisor Works with engineering and other staff to plan and implement projects; assists in developing bids and specifications for various projects. Able to understand and navigate through engineering drawings and specifications. Assists in processing documents to procure materials, equipment, supplies, and services Knowledge of City Ordinances, Federal, State, and County regulations Reviews reports, logs, and laboratory analysis to determine efficiency of assigned shifts and to ensure required regulations and standards are met; maintains plant records; prepares monthly summary reports of operations Sets priorities for corrections of abnormal conditions; implements proper corrective measures as needed to maintain quality treatment Recommends, prepares drafts, and implements new procedures; revises outdated procedures for plant operation and for emergency repairs; assists in staff training Assists in the preparation of the plant budget; makes recommendations for staffing requirements, equipment, and supplies Maintains inventory and orders chemicals and supplies for the lab and process areas Maintains plant records and prepares periodic summary reports of operations; studies and analyzes weekly and monthly reports, logs, and maintenance actions; prepares recommendations for short and long term action required to meet the needs of the department and regulatory agencies Conducts monthly safety meetings, Emergency Response Plan training (Risk Management Program), and Environmental & Sustainability Management System awareness training; maintains compliance within each program Ensures compliance with regulatory requirements Ensures compliance with safety regulations and standard operating procedures Coordinates with other plant staff to execute unplanned and preventative maintenance and construction projects Works around high voltage, rotating equipment and various hazardous chemicals. Ability to prepare documents of a high technical detail utilizing the MS Office suite of products. Responds and is deployed as needed during emergencies including atmospheric events, loss of power, chemical releases, etc. Assists in preparing development plans for assigned staff including serving as trainer on technical issues as they relate to water production and regulations applicable to the water plant   Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT: Have successfully graduated from an accredited college or university with an associate's degree  Must possess at least three (3) years of progressively responsible experience in water operations Previous supervisory experience required. 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. State of Florida Class A Certified Operator's License in water.        Additional qualifying experience or completion of coursework at an accredited college or university in a job-related field, may substitute on a year-for-year basis for one year of the required experience or education.          Special Requirements: Essential Employees may be required to work during a declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine who will be required to work. Non-Essential Employees will not be required to work during a declared emergency but may be required to work in some capacity after the declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine when the employee will be required to work. PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The position involves light physical demands, such as exerting up to 20 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 10 lbs. of force frequently, and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects.                                                                                               The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.   HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION: Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method.  Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify.  All successful applicants may be required to take a medical examination and/or pass a drug screening prior to appointment.   An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes.  To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form (J204) at time of application.   Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 15, 2019
Full Time
The City of Fort Lauderdale community builders possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers.   Designs, implements, and supports a complete Information Security program, consisting of hardware, software, policies and procedures, which ensures the confidentiality, integrity and availability of all information systems in the City of Fort Lauderdale network. This program encompasses many departments such as, Police, Fire, and SCADA networks. Supervises support staff and evaluates operating policies and procedures and makes recommendations to improve security and operating efficiency and productivity. 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 their employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City offers 401(a) participation with a 9% City contribution and no employee match! Student Loan Forgiveness: 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! Learn more about this valuable program at  www.StudentAid.gov/publicservice . This job classification is in Management Category II for benefits purposes. This job classification is included within the bargaining unit represented by Federation of Public Employees and therefore is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Federation of Public Employees. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification.   The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position.   Designs, implements and supports secure information security architecture for the City of Fort Lauderdale Provides Audit and Compliance assessments for a multitude of different standards Develops policies, procedures, and standards that meet existing and newly developed policy and regulatory requirements Supervises and coordinates the activities of subordinates including determining work procedures and schedules; issuing instructions and assigning duties; reviewing work; recommending personnel actions; conducting performance reviews; and conducting departmental training and orientation Leads project implementation with large groups of people from varying departments Evaluates the impact that future projects will have on the City of Fort Lauderdale's network Researches current threats and understands the possible impact of threats on the security infrastructure Creating, managing, and maintaining IT security awareness and risk/training curriculum. Review proposals for purchases to ensure that enterprise-wide solutions contain appropriate levels of security built into their products or services Lead the City's vendor risk management program Documents security concerns and alerts the Chief Technology Officer to security issues in a timely manner upon discovery Reviews and evaluates operating policies and procedures and makes recommendations to improve security and operating efficiency and productivity. Assists in the testing, selection, placement, implementation, documentation, operation and maintenance of various information security technologies Maintains logs and writes reports regarding information security activity Plans, coordinates, manages, or performs both internal and external security assessments, and audits evidence-gathering exercises. Trains and supervises, assigns and reviews the work of less experienced Security team members and direct reports. Keeps apprised of latest developments and updates in information security technology Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT: MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor's Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Management Information Systems or a related field. At least five (5) years of experience in the design, implementation, and support of enterprise-wide IT security programs (hardware, software, policies and procedures) including writing and auditing of policy, procedures and standards, and at least one (1) year of supervisory experience. Additional qualifying experience or completion of coursework at an accredited college or university in a job-related field, may substitute on a year-for-year basis for the required experience or education.         PREFERENCES:         Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP),         Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC), Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH),           or other relevant security certifications          Experience with the following: Palo Alto; antivirus familiarity and importance;          vulnerability assessment; security best practices; data protection, including disaster           recovery plan (DRP) and business continuity planning (BCP); email security;          intrusion detection system (IDS) deployment and turning; Windows active directory          (AD) security; and payment card industry (PCI) compliance.   SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:   An in-depth pre-employment background check, including a polygraph exam, will be conducted as part of the selection process as this position is deemed security-sensitive. Felony convictions, convictions of crimes of moral turpitude, or convictions of misdemeanors related to job duties may disqualify you from being considered for this position.  It is your responsibility to provide at time of application, an official disposition of all charges of which you were found guilty, had adjudication withheld, or pled no contest. Positions working with Police systems will require CJIS Certification (Florida Dept. of Law Enforcement) 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.   HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION: Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method.  Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify.  All successful applicants may be required to take a medical examination and/or pass a drug screening prior to appointment. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes.  To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form ( J204 ). Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 07, 2019
Full Time
The City of Fort Lauderdale community builders possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers. 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. NOTE : The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. This job classification is included within the bargaining unit represented by 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   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  4. CURRENT DRIVER'S LICENSE HISTORY 5. PRE-JOB OFFER QUESTIONNAIRE - ( CLICK HERE FOR LINK TO PJQ )         6. DD214 MILITARY RELEASE FORM - MEMBER 4 COPY (if applicable) 7. CITY OF FORT LAUDERDALE VETERAN'S PREFERENCE CLAIM FORM (if applicable)( Form J204 ) *8. BASIC MOTOR SKILLS TEST (BMST) - Physical Agility *9. 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 scheduling the oral board interview.   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).   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: 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 Experienced Police Officers will be paid as follows: 1 - 2.9 years of service $65,000.00 annually 3 - 4.9 years of service $67,558.40 annually 5 - 6.9 years of service $70,262.40 annually 7 - 8.9 years of service $72,800.00 annually 9 or more years of service $75,420.80 annually, plus liberal fringe benefits   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. Closing Date/Time: Sat. 07/06/19 11:59 PM Eastern Time
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 06, 2019
Part Time
THIS POSTING IS FOR PT POOL MAINTENANCE WORKER ONLY The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking dynamic and goal-driven employees. Employees that are motivated to take on today's greatest challenges and rewards in the field of local public service. Employees who are passionate about making a difference and achieving our mission: We Build Community, in a fast-paced organization that operates by vision, strategy, and action. Would you fit in? Apply now. This is manual and semi-skilled work of average difficulty in the maintenance of City-operated swimming pools. An employee in this class is responsible for the performance of a wide variety of manual and semi-skilled tasks requiring some ability in the use of hand tools, power tools, SCUBA and mechanical equipment.  Work may include manual labor in the off-loading of supply trucks, moving of pool deck equipment, including diving boards, lifeguard chairs, pool covers and lane lines.  An employee in this class may be responsible for building and grounds maintenance in an assigned area.  Work is normally performed under the general supervision of a higher classified employee who issues written and oral instructions.  Work is reviewed by the immediate supervisor; constant supervision is not necessary for routine and repetitive tasks. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT: Have one (1) year paid experience in the maintenance or operation of a commercial aquatic facility. Have current basic SCUBA certification. Possess a valid Commercial Pool Operator's Certificate and a valid American Red Cross C.P.R. card, or be able to obtain within one (1) year from date of appointment. Preference:   A current CPO license is preferable at the time of hire.   HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION: THIS POSTING DOES NOT HAVE AN END DATE, AS VACANCIES BECOME AVAILABLE APPLICATIONS WILL BE REVIEWED. IF YOU ARE CHOSEN FOR AN INTERVIEW YOU WILL BE NOTIFIED Applications will be reviewed and the hiring authority will contact those applicants whose application reflects the best match of experience for the position. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 03, 2019
Full Time
The City of Fort Lauderdale community builders possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers.   This is an executive level position reporting to the City Manager. The incumbent is responsible for the overall direction, coordination and evaluation of assigned departments that have managers and staff. Responsibilities include assisting and supporting the City Manager in planning, directing and reviewing the activities and operations of the City in the areas of strategic and operational planning and performance management. Performs complex administrative and professional work on a wide variety of project management and municipal managerial functions. The Assistant City Manager is responsible for the executive leadership, direction and management for several City departments. General direction is provided by the City Manager, but the employee is expected to perform their functions with considerable independence, wide latitude, judgment and discretion. NOTE:   See Special Instructions on how to apply below. The City offers a wide variety of benefits to their employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City offers 401(a) participation with a 9% City contribution and no employee match!! 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 I for benefits purposes. This is a Non-classified,  "at will" position and not subject to Civil Service Rules or any collective bargaining agreement. Please submit application and resume to executive recruitment firm of S. Renee Narloch & Associates at: https://docs.wixstatic.com/ugd/5b7716_89043a6869674e30a1ae4f689d5d954c.pdf 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 the work of assigned personnel; delegates and reviews work assignments; hires, trains, and evaluates personnel Works closely with the City Manager and the executive team to define and accomplish established strategic goals and objectives and execute successful business strategies Develops support systems that encourage cross functional cooperation and support initiative taking Establishes goals, objectives, budgets, resource allocations, and expenditures for assigned departments Prepares and presents Commission reports, performance evaluations, memos, and other similar types of documents Makes recommendations to the City Manager; formulates, interprets, and implements City policies and administrative regulations Works with department directors in the development of department budgets and management of funds received Provides leadership on strategic planning/projects and goals, through project management and preparation/delivery of oral and written reports to boards, commission, citizen groups and City staff Provides general coordination and policy guidance on major municipal projects or problem areas; coordinates activities with divisions Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT:  Bachelor's degree in Public or Business Administration or a closely related field Ten (10) years of executive level municipal management experience. Additional qualifying experience or completion of coursework at an accredited college or university in a job related field, may substitute on a year-for-year basis for one year of the required experience or education.        Special Requirements: Essential Employees may be required to work during a declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine who will be required to work.     PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:   The position is generally sedentary. Employees sit most of the time, but may walk or stand for brief periods of time.                                                                                     The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.     HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION: Special Instructions to Apply: To be considered for this position please submit application and resume to executive recruitment firm of S. Renee Narloch & Associates at : https://docs.wixstatic.com/ugd/5b7716_89043a6869674e30a1ae4f689d5d954c.pdf 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.   This job description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position.  It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required.  This description is subject to modification as the needs and requirements of the position change.   Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Apr 24, 2019
Full Time
The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking a Water Facilities Manager to support its water systems.   The ideal candidate, through exceptional communication and organizational skills, will ensure compliance with safety regulations and standard operating procedures. Also have proven abilities to communicate effectively (orally and in writing), to work independently, and to maintain positive, professional relationships with co-workers. Would you fit in?   Click here to apply. 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 the work of assigned personnel; delegates and reviews work assignments; hires, trains, and evaluates employees Plans and implements repairs and installation of new equipment; extends or expands water operations; oversees new construction Works with engineering and other staff to plan and implement projects; develops bids and specifications for various projects. Able to understand and navigate through engineering drawings and specifications. Develops plans and procedures for refining, expanding, and instituting water treatment processes, production quotas, and work programs for altering, repairing, extending, or expanding the water operations system Makes recommendations for new facilities and equipment, and for modification of existing facilities Provides technical assistance to other City departments on problems relating to the water operations system; responds as a subject matter expert on issues involving regulatory compliance, treatment techniques, and management issues within the plant Confers with plant supervisors, regulatory representatives, and engineers relative to location and scope of construction affecting the plant and makes recommendations for new facilities and equipment, and for modification Works with engineering and other staff to plan and implement projects; develops bids and specifications for various projects Processes documents to procure materials, equipment, supplies, and services Interfaces with Large Users in the Regional Water System Knowledge of City Ordinances, Federal, State, and County regulations. Reviews and finalizes monthly operating reports, budget reports, regulatory reports, or any other environmental events Develops, writes, and implements standard operating procedures. Prepares regulatory reports to South Florida Water Management District, Florida Department of Environmental Protection, Monthly Operating Report, etc. Ensures compliance with safety regulations and standard operating procedures Works around high voltage, rotating equipment and various hazardous chemicals. Responds and is deployed as needed during emergencies including atmospheric events, loss of power, chemical releases, etc. Prepares development plans for assigned staff including serving as trainer on technical issues as they relate to water production and regulations applicable to the water plant Performs necessary duties to foster and implement efforts in specialized activities such as Risk Management Plan (RMP), International Standards Organization (ISO), Effective Utility Management (EUM), etc. Prepares the annual operating budget, makes recommendations of new capital improvements for the water plant, and prepares the necessary paperwork to procure materials, chemicals, components, services, etc. Ability to prepare documents of a high technical detail utilizing the MS Office suite of products. Performs related work as 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. 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. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT: 1.  Have graduated from an accredited college or university with a bachelor's degree in civil, mechanical, chemical or sanitary engineering; business or public administration; or other appropriate job-related field. 2.  Possess at least five (5) years technical experience in all phases of water operations, including some supervisory responsibility.   3. Have a State of Florida Class "A" Certified Operator's License in water.  If not licensed in the State of Florida, must possess the equivalent to a Class "A" license from another state and must obtain a State of Florida Class A Certified Operator's License in water within twelve (12) months from date of employment. 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. ALL APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE THE ATTACHED SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE AS WELL AS THE STANDARD EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION. THE SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE MUST BE SUBMITTED AT TIME OF APPLICATION. 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) .   Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Apr 19, 2019
Full Time
The City of Fort Lauderdale community builders possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers.   Responsible for the research, planning, design, implementation, integration, maintenance, and support of the City's voice and video infrastructure (VoIP telephone, call center, video conferencing, collaborations, audio visual and digital signage systems, related applications, systems and peripherals) across multiple data centers and city locations. Manages multiple voice and video projects simultaneously including the initiation, planning, design, execution, monitoring, controlling and close-out phases. Provide technical leadership and guidance for the maintenance and support of the voice and video infrastructure to ensure continuous performance, availability, reliability, integrity and security improvements.   Please note: Candidates MUST have experience beyond lab or school experience.   Holiday, night and/or weekend work is required in order to perform many duties. Employees in this class are required to provide 24-hour support on a rotational basis and may be called in to work before, immediately prior to, during and after the emergency. 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 their employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City offers 401(a) participation with a 9% City contribution and no employee match! 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 II for benefits purposes. This job classification is included within the bargaining unit represented by Federation of Public Employees and therefore is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Federation of Public Employees. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification.   The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position.   Assist the division manager in developing and aligning the voice and video infrastructure strategic plan with the City's goals and objectives. Lead the continuous improvement and innovation of voice and video infrastructure services deployment, maintenance and support, with the goal of reducing time-to-delivery, improving operational efficiency and introducing new services. Establish and manage the priorities, work schedules and assignments for the voice team, to ensure timely response to voice and video tickets, meet service level agreements and to ensure voice and video initiatives and projects are completed on time, within budget, and within the agreed upon scope and objectives. Supervises, coaches, motivates, trains and evaluates subordinate staff. Develop, implement and maintain documentation, best practices, standards, policies and procedures to continuously improve the performance, availability, reliability, integrity and security of the City's voice and video infrastructure. Research, plan, design, deploy, integrate, maintain and support voice and video infrastructure services consisting of VoIP telephone, call center, video conferencing, collaborations, audio visual and digital signage systems, related applications, systems and peripherals. Maintain extensive knowledge in IT voice and video infrastructure technology areas, such as VoIP telephone, call center, video conferencing, collaborations, audio visual and digital signage systems, related applications, systems and peripherals. Maintain a working knowledge in other IT infrastructure technology areas, such as enterprise networks, firewalls, Internet, remote access and Wi-Fi communications, enterprise identity and access management (IAM), physical, virtualized and cloud computing, storage area networks (SAN), Cloud Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), enterprise Email, related applications, systems and peripherals. Troubleshoot and resolve level 4 voice and video infrastructure problems and provide guidance to junior staff members during the troubleshooting of non-level 4 problems. Perform root cause analyst of major voice and video infrastructure issues and develop strategies for preventative and permanent solutions. Work with the operations team to create effective monitoring, alerting, reporting, automation and capacity planning for voice and video infrastructure equipment, systems and applications to ensure voice and video performance, availability, reliability, integrity and security. Consistently collaborate with project management staff to effectively and efficiently scope, plan, execute, monitor and closeout multiple projects simultaneously. Develop technical specifications of purchasing documents (for example, Request for Proposals (RFP), BIDs, scope of works, etc.) for the acquisition of voice and video infrastructure equipment and services. Develop and manage relationships with vendors in support of acquiring voice and video infrastructure hardware, software, maintenance and services. Perform voice and video infrastructure operations, maintenance, support and project duties as required during non-business hours. Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT: Bachelor's Degree in Information Technology or related field and at least five (5) years of experience planning, designing, implementing, integrating, maintaining, and supporting large voice and video infrastructure (VoIP telephone, call center, video conferencing, collaborations, audio visual and digital signage systems, related applications, systems and peripherals) across multiple data centers and locations.  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, at the Human Resources Director's discretion. Possess or be able to obtain a valid State of Florida driver's license with an acceptable driving record by time of appointment. Cisco voice and video experience preferred. Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) Voice Collaboration certification preferred.         Special Requirements:   An in-depth pre-employment background check, including a polygraph exam, will be conducted as part of the selection process as this position is deemed security-sensitive. Felony convictions, convictions of crimes of moral turpitude, or convictions of misdemeanors related to job duties may disqualify you from being considered for this position.  It is your responsibility to provide at time of application, an official disposition of all charges of which you were found guilty, had adjudication withheld, or pled no contest. Positions working with Police systems will require CJIS Certification (Florida Dept. of Law Enforcement)   Essential Employees may be required to work during a declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine who will be required to work. WORKING ENVIRONMENT: PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:   The position involves medium physical demands, such as exerting up to 50 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 lbs. of force frequently, and/or up to 10 lbs. of force constantly to move objects.   The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION: Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method.  Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify.  All successful applicants may be required to take a medical examination and/or pass a drug screening prior to appointment. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes.  To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form ( J204 ) at time of application. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Apr 18, 2019
Full Time
The City of Fort Lauderdale community builders possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers.   Assist the senior network engineer with the research, planning, design, implementation, integration, maintenance, and support of network and firewall infrastructure (enterprise networks, firewalls, Internet, remote access and Wi-Fi communications, related applications, systems and peripherals) across multiple data centers and city locations. Participate in multiple network and firewall projects simultaneously including the initiation, planning, design, execution, monitoring, controlling and close-out phases. Provide technical leadership and guidance for the maintenance and support of the network and firewall infrastructure to ensure continuous performance, availability, reliability, integrity and security improvements. 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 their employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City offers 401(a) participation with a 9% City contribution and no employee match! Say "Hello" to the City of Fort Lauderdale and Say "Goodbye" to Your Student Loan! That's right! Under the U.S. Department of Education's Public Service Loan Forgiveness ( PSLF ) program, the remaining balance on your student loan may be forgiven after you have made 120 qualifying monthly payments while working full-time at the City of Fort Lauderdale!  Please visit www.fortlauderdale.gov/PublicServiceLoanForgiveness for more information or to see if you qualify. This job classification is in Management Category III for benefits purposes. This job classification is included within the bargaining unit represented by Federation of Public Employees and therefore is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Federation of Public Employees. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification.   The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position.   Assist the senior network engineer to develop, implement and maintain documentation, best practices, standards, policies and procedures to continuously improve the performance, availability, reliability, integrity and security of the City's network and firewall infrastructure. Assist the senior network engineer to plan, design, deploy, integrate, maintain and support network and firewall infrastructure services consisting of enterprise networks, firewalls, Internet, remote access and Wi-Fi communications, related applications, systems and peripherals. Maintain extensive knowledge in IT network and firewall infrastructure technology areas, such as enterprise networks, firewalls, Internet, remote access and Wi-Fi communications, related applications, systems and peripherals. Maintain a working knowledge in other IT infrastructure technology areas, such as identity and access management (IAM), physical, virtualized and cloud computing, storage area networks (SAN), Cloud Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), enterprise Email, VoIP telephone, call center, video conferencing, collaborations, audio visual and digital signage systems, related applications, systems and peripherals. Troubleshoot and resolve level 4 network and firewall infrastructure problems and provide guidance to junior staff members during the troubleshooting of non-level 4 problems. Perform root cause analyst of major network and firewall infrastructure issues and develop strategies for preventative and permanent solutions. Work with the operations team to create effective monitoring, alerting, reporting, automation and capacity planning for network and firewall infrastructure equipment, systems and applications to ensure network and firewall performance, availability, reliability, integrity and security. Collaborate with project management staff to effectively and efficiently scope, plan, execute, monitor and closeout small to medium network and firewall projects. Assist the senior network engineer to develop technical specifications of purchasing documents (for example, Request for Proposals (RFP), BIDs, scope of works, etc.) for the acquisition of network and firewall infrastructure equipment and services. Perform network and firewall infrastructure operations, maintenance, support and project duties as required during non-business hours. Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT: Bachelor's Degree in computer science and at least three (3) years of experience assisting with the research, planning, design, implementation, integration, maintenance, and support of a large network and firewall infrastructure (enterprise networks, firewalls, Internet, remote access and Wi-Fi communications, related applications, systems and peripherals) across multiple data centers and locations. 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, at the Human Resources Director's discretion. Cisco network and firewall experience preferred. Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) routing and switching certification preferred. Special Requirements:  An in-depth pre-employment background check, including a polygraph exam, will be conducted as part of the selection process as this position is deemed security-sensitive. Felony convictions, convictions of crimes of moral turpitude, or convictions of misdemeanors related to job duties may disqualify you from being considered for this position.  It is your responsibility to provide at time of application, an official disposition of all charges of which you were found guilty, had adjudication withheld, or pled no contest. Positions working with Police systems will require CJIS Certification (Florida Dept. of Law Enforcement) Essential Employees may be required to work during a declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine who will be required to work. WORKING ENVIRONMENT:     PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:   The position involves medium physical demands, such as exerting up to 50 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 lbs. of force frequently, and/or up to 10 lbs. of force constantly to move objects.   The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION: Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method.  Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify.  All successful applicants may be required to take a medical examination and/or pass a drug screening prior to appointment. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes.  To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form ( J204 ). Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Apr 10, 2019
Full Time
The City of Fort Lauderdale community builders possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers. Would you fit in?   Click here to apply.   Performs advanced level work in the operation and maintenance of a water treatment plant and related equipment. 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.   Leads and trains subordinate operational and maintenance staff assigned; advises and instructs on methods and techniques for improving efficiency of duties and operations Monitors, controls, and troubleshoots operations of water treatment facilities Maintains records of personnel on duty, conditions, changes, access, emergencies, and other issues of note associated with the water treatment facility in log and/or on specific worksheets and computer uploads Performs lab tests of processed water at pre-determined intervals of the process, including clear well and finished water Makes chemical adjustments in relationship to water conditions and equipment specifications or conditions Inspects chemical rooms and process areas for abnormalities Maintains chemical inventory; orders, tracks, and receives chemicals; maintains proper documentation Tests, monitors, records, evaluates, troubleshoots, and adjusts the operation of plant emergency generator and auxiliary equipment Assists contractors and consultants with specific tasks Assists in preparing standard operating procedures Oversees Plant operations to remain in compliance Works around high voltage, rotating equipment, and various hazardous chemicals Ensures compliance with safety regulations and standard operating procedures and Federal, State, and County regulations Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT: We realize your time is valuable so please do not apply if you do not have at least the following required minimum qualifications:  1. Have graduated from a standard high school or possess an acceptable G.E.D. certificate from a recognized issuing agency and Six (6) months or more of additional training. 2.  Possess a current State of Florida Class "B" Water Operator's license in compliance with the Florida Administrative Code and all revisions thereof. 3.    Have three (3) years actual work experience operating a large, complex water treatment plant of at least 15 MGD. This experience must include all chemical treatment and operational systems associated with a lime softening facility or a membrane softening facility. 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. Successful applicants may be required to take a medical examination and/or pass a drug screening prior to appointment, depending on position. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes. To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form ( J204 ) . Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Apr 03, 2019
Part Time
THIS POSTING IS FOR PT CUSTODIAN ONLY The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking dynamic and goal-driven employees. Employees that are motivated to take on today's greatest challenges and rewards in the field of local public service. Employees who are passionate about making a difference and achieving our mission: We Build Community, in a fast-paced organization that operates by vision, strategy, and action. Would you fit in? Apply now. This is routine manual work in the cleaning and maintenance of City buildings and facilities. Although the duties of this position place emphasis upon janitorial activities, additional tasks may include minor non-electrical equipment repair and maintenance. Work is performed in accordance with established routines with specific instructions provided on non-routine tasks. The employee may work without close supervision. Work is reviewed by the supervisor based on duties and responsibilities assigned to the employee. NOTE: The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description.   ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: THIS POSTING DOES NOT HAVE AN END DATE, AS VACANCIES BECOME AVAILABLE APPLICATIONS WILL BE REVIEWED. IF YOU ARE CHOSEN FOR AN INTERVIEW YOU WILL BE NOTIFIED JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT: Have some experience in the performance of manual or custodial work, including the use of non mechanized tools and the operation of light power equipment. SPECIAL REQUIREMENT: Certain positions may require possession of a valid State of Florida driver's license. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION: Applications will be reviewed and the hiring authority will contact those applicants whose application reflects the best match of experience for the position. Closing Date/Time: Sun. 03/08/20 2:43 PM Eastern Time
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Mar 30, 2019
Full Time
  The City of Fort Lauderdale community builders possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers.    This is unskilled and some semi-skilled work at the helper level in the construction, renovation, rehabilitation and restoration of public works projects. An employee in this class performs a variety of unskilled and limited semi-skilled tasks assisting semi-skilled and skilled construction workers to complete job assignments. Employees in this class carry and care for tools, carry materials around job site, pick up and deliver materials to job sites, clean up and remove debris from job sites, and assist other employees in semi-skilled and skilled work. Employees receive specific instructions and exercise little initiative or independent judgment in completing job assignments. Work is reviewed by direct observation while in progress or upon completion. 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 .   Estimates materials needed and workload for projects Performs maintenance on city buildings; performs painting and drywall replacement Performs roadway repairs and maintenance. Repairs and restores existing electrical and plumbing systems Performs general carpentry and other construction type activities Installs doors, hardware, locks, etc. Develops proposals for projects; creates cost estimates Performs general property maintenance such as blowing leaves and dumping outside trash Performs related work as required The City offers a wide variety of benefits to their employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City offers 401(a) participation with a 9% City contribution and no employee match!! NOTE:  The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. This job classification is included within the bargaining unit represented by Teamsters Local Union 769 and therefore is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Teamsters Local Union 769.         JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT:   High School Diploma or equivalency; and One (1) to three (3) years of construction experience; and Commercial Driver's License (CDL) - Class B with Air Brake (depending on department) HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION: Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method. Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify. All successful applicants will be required to pass a medical examination, including drug screening, prior to appointment.   An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes. To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form ( J204 ). Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Mar 26, 2019
Full Time
The City of Fort Lauderdale has career 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 . When assigned to Distribution and Collection, the employee supervises and participates in a variety of semi-skilled and skilled tasks in locating, installing, maintaining and repairing water mains, sanitary sewers and other specialized tasks requiring knowledge of water and wastewater systems, plumbing and pipe fitting practices. The employee supervises and assists in such activities as installing meters, installing and repairing fire hydrants, installing water mains and sewer systems, repairing leaks, laying pipe, laying, cleaning and repairing connecting sanitary sewer laterals, and operating heavy equipment incidental to these tasks. When assigned to Stormwater operations, the employee supervises and participates in a variety of semi-skilled and skilled tasks in the construction, operation, and maintenance of stormwater and right-of-way systems.  Work assignments are usually received in the form of specific work orders, but most work is performed independently under general supervision, with periodic inspections of completed work and review of reports. Supervision is exercised over a large crew or several moderate-sized crews of unskilled, semi-skilled and skilled employees, using reasonable initiative and independent judgment. 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. Note:   The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT: 1.  Have successfully graduated from a standard high school or trade school, or possess an acceptable G.E.D. certificate from a recognized issuing agency. 2.  Have three (3) years of experience in the installation, repair and maintenance of water distribution and/or sanitary sewer lines and related services, including plumbing and pipe fitting experience, asphalt maintenance, and right-of-way maintenance. 3.  Additional qualifying work experience may be substituted on a year-for-year basis for up to two years of educational requirement. 4.  Possess a valid Florida CDL license appropriate for position with an acceptable driving record. 5.  Be able to demonstrate proficiency in the operation of appropriate equipment.                     PLEASE SUBMIT A COPY OF YOUR HS DIPLOMA/GED AND LICENSES.  REQUIREMENT EFFECTIVE MAY 1, 2011 Employees hired, promoted or demoted into this class on or after the above date may have to possess a State of Florida Department of Environmental Protection Level 3 or higher license as a water distribution system operator in compliance with Chapter 62-602 of the Florida Administrative Code and all revisions thereof at the time of appointment.   Employees must maintain an active Level 3 or higher license for continuing employment in this class. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION: Depending on the number of applicants 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 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 . Closing Date/Time: Continuous