City of Irvine

The City of Irvine was incorporated on December 28, 1971, under the general laws of the State of California. We operate under a charter law form of government which was adopted in 1975, meaning we have a City Council-City Manager form of government. The City Manager is appointed by the City Council to function as the chief administrator of the City. City Council sets the policy directions for the City, and the City Manager is charged with implementing those directions. Additionally, the City Manager keeps the Council informed of City operations, prepares the annual budget, oversees special programs, and coordinates the various department activities.

Irvine is one of the nation's largest planned urban communities and encompasses over 66 square miles and has a current population of more than 267,000. We contract for fire and medical services with the County of Orange, and have three independent districts: library, educational and utility services.

Other government services include: animal control; building and safety regulation and inspection; general administrative services; planning and zoning; police; public facility/capital improvement construction; recreation and cultural programs; refuse collection and recycling; street lighting; street maintenance; landscape maintenance and transportation management.

17 job(s) at City of Irvine

City of Irvine Irvine, California, United States
Jan 17, 2019
Full Time
The City of Irvine seeks an accomplished Capital Improvement Program (CIP) Administrator to manage the construction of infrastructure, transportation, and new facilities for the City. This is an excellent opportunity for those who enjoy working in a fast paced and dynamic environment. The CIP Administrator will supervise project management staff and oversee all aspects of the phasing, resources, inspection services and funding necessary to successfully complete construction projects. The ideal candidate will possess experience with roadway and facilities improvement projects. This individual must possess strong project management experience to oversee the scope, budget, and schedule of Capital Improvement Programs projects. This position requires strong communication both verbally and written to compose staff reports and present information to City Council, commissioners, or other department staff. A registered California PE license is highly desirable. Essential Duties and Responsibilities The following duties are normal for this classification. These are not to be construed as exclusive or all-inclusive. Other duties may be required and assigned. Manages the most difficult and complex projects of the section. Monitors work in progress, reviews staff work products, and provides technical assistance and guidance. Directs and participates in the analysis of conceptual construction proposals and work plans, bid specifications, requests for proposals, contract documents, and consultant contracts. Directly oversees construction activities necessary to complete the City's Annual Capital Improvement Program. Ensures City compliance with Grant program mandates; manages/monitors expenditure of construction funding for compliance with City adopted purchasing policies and practices. Supervises, assigns, reviews, and may participate in the work of subordinates in assigned section. Reviews and recommends a variety of personnel actions in such areas as performance evaluation, training, selection, and disciplinary measures. Evaluates section staffing needs and develops section and individual staff performance objectives and standards. Oversees complex section administrative functions, such as planning and developing work programs; coordinating section budget; monitoring expenditures and revenues, and approving budget adjustments; authorizing consultant selection, contract change orders, and equipment/supplies purchases; preparing and reviewing staff memos, correspondence, and City Council and Commission reports; and developing and implementing policies and regulations consistent with departmental directives. Proactively engages and provides information and advice to City residents, contractors, and outside agencies and others regarding construction-related requirements; evaluates and approves the use of unconventional construction practices and materials; consults with property owners regarding construction matters. Implements obligations and requirements of interagency agreements on active capital construction. Coordinates development of construction standards and implements policies and practices for the Construction Section. Serves as the City's technical and policy liaison to outside agencies for facility, transportation, and public construction projects. Maintains current knowledge of construction theory and practice, engineering administration and construction, real estate principles, public works design and development, budget and contract principles, and applicable laws, statutes, codes, and ordinances. Interfaces with City personnel, Commissioners and Council members, developers, contractors, business and property owners, engineers and planners, and the public. Performs other duties as required. Minimum Training and Experience Required to Perform Essential Job Functions Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering, Architecture, Business Administration, Construction Management, or related field with at least six (6) years of Public Works construction management and administration experience, or any combination of education and experience that provides equivalent knowledge, skills, and abilities. A valid California Driver's license is required. Desirable Qualifications: Registration as a California civil engineer and/or a certification in construction management is highly preferred. Supplemental Information CITY OF IRVINE The City of Irvine is located 40 miles southeast of Los Angeles and six miles from the ocean in Orange County, California. Irvine encompasses more than 66 square miles and has a current residential population of more than 267,000. Incorporated in 1971, Irvine is recognized as one of America's safest and most successful master-planned urban communities. Top-rated educational institutions, an enterprising business atmosphere, state-of-the-art transportation programs and systems, sound environmental stewardship, and respect for diversity all contribute to Irvine's enviable quality of life. The City is ideally located adjacent to John Wayne/Orange County Airport and close to many of Southern California's largest tourist attractions, numerous resorts, and some of the state's finest beaches. Irvine has also been recognized as one of America's Best Places to Live, according to Money Magazine. The City of Irvine also has the distinction of being one of the safest cities in the United States with a population of more than 250,000, based upon FBI statistics on violent crime. The City employs over 800 full-time and more than 700 part-time personnel and has an operating budget of $199.7 million. The Irvine community features an array of entertainment and recreational opportunities, parks and open space, a nationally recognized school district, a vibrant business environment, and an exceptional quality of life that makes it one of the most desirable cities in which to live and work. THE DEPARTMENT Public Works The mission of the Public Works Department is to develop, build, and maintain public infrastructure by effectively administering and managing the design, engineering, construction and maintenance of City-owned streets, facilities, landscape, and other assets. This dynamic department employs 142 full-time staff members. The Department is composed of nine divisions cooperating to create a highly effective team. The divisions include Administration, Signal Maintenance, Project Management, Environmental Programs, Development Engineering, Streets and Right-of-Way Maintenance, Landscape Maintenance, Facilities Maintenance and Fleet Services. Together these divisions provide essential services designed to meet City Strategic Business Plan goals. SELECTION PROCESS The selection process may include one or more of the following: application review and evaluation, online examination, performance test, written test, and/or oral interview examination. Questions asked during the selection process are based on the knowledge and abilities required to successfully perform the job. If you have a disability that requires an accommodation during the selection process, please notify Human Resources at least 2 business days prior to the first phase of the selection process. Prior to appointment, the City of Irvine conducts a thorough background investigation. In addition, the successful candidate may be required to take and pass a post-offer medical examination, which may include drug screening by a physician to ensure their ability to perform assigned duties. This recruitment may establish an eligibility list to fill future vacancies in this classification. This recruitment may also be used to fill positions in similar and/or lower classifications within the organization. The City of Irvine is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the City will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. Closing Date/Time: 2/22/2019 5:00 PM Pacific
City of Irvine Irvine, California, United States
Jan 11, 2019
Part Time
The City of Irvine seeks enthusiastic and experienced individuals to assist with the coordination and implementation of child services and recreation programs, facility and athletic field operations, and special events at various community parks. These positions arePart-time with a flexible schedule up to 19 hours per week. Shifts are scheduled weekdays 8 a.m.-6 p.m., evenings and weekends. The ideal candidate will possess two years of college or university level work in Recreation, Education, Kinesiology, Human Services, Social Ecology, or related field, and two years of related work experience as a Community Services Leader, planning and implementing developmentally appropriate activities for youth. For more information, please see the Community Services Leader III - Community Parks flier . APPLY NOW! This recruitment is continuous and will close when all vacancies are filled. Supplemental Information CITY OF IRVINE The City of Irvine is located 40 miles southeast of Los Angeles and six miles from the ocean in Orange County, California. Irvine encompasses more than 66 square miles and has a current residential population of more than 267,000. Incorporated in 1971, Irvine is recognized as one of America's safest and most successful master-planned urban communities. Top-rated educational institutions, an enterprising business atmosphere, state-of-the-art transportation programs and systems, sound environmental stewardship, and respect for diversity all contribute to Irvine's enviable quality of life. The City is ideally located adjacent to John Wayne/Orange County Airport and close to many of Southern California's largest tourist attractions, numerous resorts, and some of the state's finest beaches. Irvine has also been recognized as one of America's Best Places to Live, according to Money Magazine . The City of Irvine also has the distinction of being one of the safest cities in the United States with a population of more than 250,000, based upon FBI statistics on violent crime. The City employs over 800 full-time and more than 700 part-time personnel and has an operating budget of $199.7 million. The Irvine community features an array of entertainment and recreational opportunities, parks and open space, a nationally recognized school district, a vibrant business environment, and an exceptional quality of life that makes it one of the most desirable cities in which to live and work. THE DEPARTMENT Community Services The Community Services Department has developed over the City's history into an award winning mixture of programs and services. The Department employs 127 full-time and approximately 500 part-time personnel. Community Service programs/functions include Senior Services, Child, Youth, and Family Services, Animal Care, Recreation and Park Services and Operations, Orange County Great Park, Disability Services, Athletics, Aquatics, Fine Arts Center, Facility Reservations and Contract Classes, Development and Park Planning, Environmental and Open Space Programs, Administrative, Business and Support Services, Community Relations, Volunteer Coordination, Public Information and Special Events, and Transportation Services (TRIPS). The Department oversees development and maintenance of more than 700,000 square feet of high quality public facilities, creation of community and neighborhood park systems, and operation of existing parks and facilities, which includes: athletic fields and two aquatic centers, multiple community and neighborhood parks, senior centers, eight community centers, a fine arts center, an adventure playground, a nature center, an animal care center and a skate park. The Community Services Department vision is to create a lasting contribution to the health and well-being of the community. The Department's mission is to provide exceptional service, innovative programs, and diverse cultural experiences in vibrant and sustainable spaces. SELECTION PROCESS The selection process may include one or more of the following: application review and evaluation, online examination, performance test, written test, and/or oral interview examination. Questions asked during the selection process are based on the knowledge and abilities required to successfully perform the job. If you have a disability that requires accommodation during the selection process, please notify Human Resources at least two businessdays prior to the first phase of the selection process. Prior to appointment, the City of Irvine conducts a thorough background investigation. In addition, the successful candidate may be required to take and pass a post-offer medical examination, which may include drug screening by a physician to ensure their ability to perform assigned duties. The City of Irvine is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the City will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Part-time employees are employed "at will" and serve at the pleasure of the appointing authority. As such, their services can be discontinued without cause. Certain City operational budgets may not include funding for mandated CalPERS employer contributions; therefore, a qualified candidate who is a current member of CalPERS may be restricted from temporary/part-time employment with the City of Irvine. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Irvine Irvine, California, United States
Jan 01, 2019
Full Time
The City of Irvine has remained America's Safest City of its sizefor thirteen consecutive years. We take great pride in being a progressive, forward-thinking organization where police officers have the opportunity to grow and advance their skills in an environment that embraces diversity, creativity, and respect. The Department's geographic policing model ensures a high level of community collaboration, strategic partnerships, and progressive problem solving. The City of Irvine's Police Department has opportunities for individuals who are interested in growth potential and in becoming professional Police Officers. Those who are successful in the selection process will complete a P.O.S.T. approved basic academy. After successful completion of a six month POST basic police academy, you will be promoted to the position of Police Officer. Salary upon Academy Graduation Police Officer Salary $38.24 - $52.91 Hourly $6,628.26 - $9,171.06 Monthly $79,539.20 - $110,052.80 Annually Police Officers work under the direction of experienced Field Training Officers (FTOs) to prepare for patrol duties. Upon completion of an 18-week FTO Program, you will patrol designated areas of the City, investigate crimes against persons or property, make arrests, and enforce traffic regulations. Responsibilities of Police Officers also include writing police reports, testifying in court, and performing other related law enforcement duties. Irvine is committed to a full community oriented policing concept that will give you the opportunity to interface closely with all segments of the community. If you have what it takes for a career in law enforcement with a world class agency, apply with the City of Irvine! All applicants must be able to pass the Public Safety background check process. This is a continuous recruitment subject to close at any time and without notice. For additional information on the hiring process, including frequently asked questions, please visit http://www.cityofirvine.org/irvine-police-department/employment or click here .Please contact Training Officer Justin Patterson at jpatterson@cityofirvine.org , or call 949-724-7142 with any questions. Essential Duties and Responsibilities The following duties are normal for this classification. These are not to be construed as exclusive or all inclusive. Other duties may be required and assigned. • Participates in and completes a prescribed law enforcement officer training program for entry level Police Officers, including training in report writing, laws of arrest and seizure, defensive driving, California Vehicle and Penal Codes, officer survival and physical fitness. • Prior to entering the law enforcement academy training program, performs a wide variety of police support duties as part of an orientation program, which may include dispatching and records maintenance, acting as desk officer, and/or assisting in planning and research activities. • Performs related duties as assigned. Minimum Training and Experience Required to Perform Essential Job Functions High school diploma or equivalent, completion of 60 college level units or an AA degree and or any combination of education and experience that provides equivalent knowledge, skills and abilities. Requires U.S. citizenship or the ability to obtain citizenship within three years of appointment. Requires possession of, or the ability to obtain, a valid California driver license. Supplemental Information CITY OF IRVINE The City of Irvine is located 40 miles southeast of Los Angeles and six miles from the ocean in Orange County, California. Irvine encompasses more than 66 square miles and has a current residential population of more than 267,000. Incorporated in 1971, Irvine is recognized as one of America's safest and most successful master-planned urban communities. Top-rated educational institutions, an enterprising business atmosphere, state-of-the-art transportation programs and systems, sound environmental stewardship, and respect for diversity all contribute to Irvine's enviable quality of life. The City is ideally located adjacent to John Wayne/Orange County Airport and close to many of Southern California's largest tourist attractions, numerous resorts, and some of the state's finest beaches. Irvine has also been recognized as one of America's Best Places to Live, according to Money Magazine. The City of Irvine also has the distinction of being one of the safest cities in the United States with a population of more than 250,000, based upon FBI statistics on violent crime. The City employs over 800 full-time and more than 700 part-time personnel and has an operating budget of $199.7 million. The Irvine community features an array of entertainment and recreational opportunities, parks and open space, a nationally recognized school district, a vibrant business environment, and an exceptional quality of life that makes it one of the most desirable cities in which to live and work. THE DEPARTMENT Public Safety Under the leadership of the Chief of Police, Mike Hamel, the Irvine Police Department has an authorized sworn staff of approximately 232and 235 civilian personnel. The entire department is committed to a Community Oriented Policing and Problem Solving (COPPS) philosophy and its workforce interfaces closely with all segments of the community, as well as with other City departments. The department is a full-service public safety agency that provides several special program areas including Emergency Management, Crime Prevention, DARE, School Resource Officer, K-9s, Traffic Enforcement, Commercial Vehicle Enforcement, General Investigation, Crime Scene Investigation, Special Investigation (vice & narcotics), and the Special Weapons and Tactics Team (SWAT). The individual selected for this position will be expected to conduct him or herself in a manner that promotes and adheres to the Irvine Police Department's Mission, Vision, and Values Statement. Mission Statement Working in partnership with the community, we will preserve the peace, uphold the law with fairness and provide quality service. Vision Statement We aspire to be a world-class leader in policing, a model for character, innovation, and service. We strive to protect our diverse and dynamic community with fairness, integrity, and respect for the rights of the individual. We resolve to develop a creative, forward-thinking workforce, dedicated to raising our level of excellence to meet the challenges of tomorrow. Core Values Integrity, Quality Service, Accountability, and Respect. SELECTION PROCESS The selection process may include one or more of the following: application review and evaluation, performance test, written test, and/or oral interview examination. Questions asked during the selection process are based on the knowledge and abilities required to successfully perform the job. If you have a disability that requires accommodation during the selection process, please notify Human Resources at least 24 hours prior to the first phase of the selection process. The successful candidate will be required to take and pass a post-offer medical examination, including drug screening, by a City physician to ensure their physical suitability to perform assigned duties. In addition, the City of Irvine conducts a thorough background investigation prior to appointment. This recruitment will establish an eligibility list to fill future vacancies in this classification. This recruitment may also be used to fill positions in similar and/or lower classifications within the organization. The City of Irvine is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the City will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Irvine Irvine, California, United States
Feb 13, 2019
Part Time
The City of Irvine seeks an experienced and energetic individual to coordinate and deliver arts instruction to participants of youth and teen art programs at the Irvine Fine Arts Center. This position is Part-time with a schedule requirement of up to 19 hours per week. The ideal candidates have at least two years of college or university level coursework in arts, education, or child development and at least one year of experience working with children. For more information, please see the Community Services Leader II - Youth Arts flier . APPLY NOW! This recruitment is continuous and will close when all vacancies are filled. Supplemental Information CITY OF IRVINE The City of Irvine is located 40 miles southeast of Los Angeles and six miles from the ocean in Orange County, California. Irvine encompasses more than 66 square miles and has a current residential population of more than 267,000. Incorporated in 1971, Irvine is recognized as one of America's safest and most successful master-planned urban communities. Top-rated educational institutions, an enterprising business atmosphere, state-of-the-art transportation programs and systems, sound environmental stewardship, and respect for diversity all contribute to Irvine's enviable quality of life. The City is ideally located adjacent to John Wayne/Orange County Airport and close to many of Southern California's largest tourist attractions, numerous resorts, and some of the state's finest beaches. Irvine has also been recognized as one of America's Best Places to Live, according to Money Magazine . The City of Irvine also has the distinction of being one of the safest cities in the United States with a population of more than 100,000, based upon FBI statistics on violent crime. The City employs over 800 full-time and more than 700 part-time personnel and has an operating budget of $199.7 million. The Irvine community features an array of entertainment and recreational opportunities, parks and open space, a nationally recognized school district, a vibrant business environment, and an exceptional quality of life that makes it one of the most desirable cities in which to live and work. THE DEPARTMENT Community Services The Community Services Department has developed over the City's history into an award winning mixture of programs and services. The Department employs 127 full-time and approximately 500 part-time personnel. Community Service programs/functions include Senior Services, Child, Youth, and Family Services, Animal Care, Recreation and Park Services and Operations, Orange County Great Park, Disability Services, Athletics, Aquatics, Fine Arts Center, Facility Reservations and Contract Classes, Development and Park Planning, Environmental and Open Space Programs, Administrative, Business and Support Services, Community Relations, Volunteer Coordination, Public Information and Special Events, and Transportation Services (TRIPS). The Department oversees development and maintenance of more than 700,000 square feet of high quality public facilities, creation of community and neighborhood park systems, and operation of existing parks and facilities, which includes: athletic fields and two aquatic centers, multiple community and neighborhood parks, senior centers, eight community centers, a fine arts center, an adventure playground, a nature center, an animal care center and a skate park. The Community Services Department vision is to create a lasting contribution to the health and well-being of the community. The Department's mission is to provide exceptional service, innovative programs, and diverse cultural experiences in vibrant and sustainable spaces. SELECTION PROCESS The selection process may include one or more of the following: application review and evaluation, online examination, performance test, written test, and/or oral interview examination. Questions asked during the selection process are based on the knowledge and abilities required to successfully perform the job. If you have a disability that requires accommodation during the selection process, please notify Human Resources at least two businessdays prior to the first phase of the selection process. Prior to appointment, the City of Irvine conducts a thorough background investigation. In addition, the successful candidate may be required to take and pass a post-offer medical examination, which may include drug screening by a physician to ensure their ability to perform assigned duties. The City of Irvine is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the City will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Part-time employees are employed "at will" and serve at the pleasure of the appointing authority. As such, their services can be discontinued without cause. Certain City operational budgets may not include funding for mandated CalPERS employer contributions; therefore, a qualified candidate who is a current member of CalPERS may be restricted from temporary/part-time employment with the City of Irvine. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Irvine Irvine, California, United States
Feb 08, 2019
Part Time
The Community Services Department is seeking an individual who has experience, compassion and commitment for reaching out to seniors through the Senior Care Management and Keen Center for Senior Resources Programs. There is one Extended Part-Time vacancy with a schedule requirement of 32 hours per week. There is one Part-Time vacancy with a schedule requirement of 19 hours per week. The ideal candidates will possessfour years of college or university level work in social work, gerontology, human services, social ecology or closely related field, and two years of social work, outreach or counseling. For more information, please see the Outreach Assistant I - Senior Services flier. Supplemental Information CITY OF IRVINE The City of Irvine is located 40 miles southeast of Los Angeles and six miles from the ocean in Orange County, California. Irvine encompasses more than 66 square miles and has a current residential population of more than 267,000. Incorporated in 1971, Irvine is recognized as one of America's safest and most successful master-planned urban communities. Top-rated educational institutions, an enterprising business atmosphere, state-of-the-art transportation programs and systems, sound environmental stewardship, and respect for diversity all contribute to Irvine's enviable quality of life. The City is ideally located adjacent to John Wayne/Orange County Airport and close to many of Southern California's largest tourist attractions, numerous resorts, and some of the state's finest beaches. Irvine has also been recognized as one of America's Best Places to Live, according to Money Magazine . The City of Irvine also has the distinction of being one of the safest cities in the United States with a population of more than 100,000, based upon FBI statistics on violent crime. The City employs over 800 full-time and more than 700 part-time personnel and has an operating budget of $199.7 million. The Irvine community features an array of entertainment and recreational opportunities, parks and open space, a nationally recognized school district, a vibrant business environment, and an exceptional quality of life that makes it one of the most desirable cities in which to live and work. THE DEPARTMENT Community Services The Community Services Department has developed over the City's history into an award winning mixture of programs and services. The Department employs 127 full-time and approximately 500 part-time personnel. Community Service programs/functions include Senior Services, Child, Youth, and Family Services, Animal Care, Recreation and Park Services and Operations, Orange County Great Park, Disability Services, Athletics, Aquatics, Fine Arts Center, Facility Reservations and Contract Classes, Development and Park Planning, Environmental and Open Space Programs, Administrative, Business and Support Services, Community Relations, Volunteer Coordination, Public Information and Special Events, and Transportation Services (TRIPS). The Department oversees development and maintenance of more than 700,000 square feet of high quality public facilities, creation of community and neighborhood park systems, and operation of existing parks and facilities, which includes: athletic fields and two aquatic centers, multiple community and neighborhood parks, senior centers, eight community centers, a fine arts center, an adventure playground, a nature center, an animal care center and a skate park. The Community Services Department vision is to create a lasting contribution to the health and well-being of the community. The Department's mission is to provide exceptional service, innovative programs, and diverse cultural experiences in vibrant and sustainable spaces. SELECTION PROCESS The selection process may include one or more of the following: application review and evaluation, online examination, performance test, written test, and/or oral interview examination. Questions asked during the selection process are based on the knowledge and abilities required to successfully perform the job. If you have a disability that requires accommodation during the selection process, please notify Human Resources at least two businessdays prior to the first phase of the selection process. Prior to appointment, the City of Irvine conducts a thorough background investigation. In addition, the successful candidate may be required to take and pass a post-offer medical examination, which may include drug screening by a physician to ensure their ability to perform assigned duties. The City of Irvine is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the City will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Part-time employees are employed "at will" and serve at the pleasure of the appointing authority. As such, their services can be discontinued without cause. Certain City operational budgets may not include funding for mandated CalPERS employer contributions; therefore, a qualified candidate who is a current member of CalPERS may be restricted from temporary/part-time employment with the City of Irvine. Closing Date/Time: 2/21/2019 5:00 PM Pacific
City of Irvine Irvine, California, United States
Feb 07, 2019
The City of Irvine seeks a hard-working, enthusiastic intern to assist the Manager of Economic Development with research, analysis, and a variety of administrative support duties. This is an excellent volunteer opportunity that will allow students to gain experience working in the City Manager's Office, as well aslearn about municipal government functions and tasks related to the program area. The Economic Development Internship is an unpaid internship and work schedules are generally flexible with the student's schedule. Essential Duties and Responsibilities The following duties are normal for this position. These are not to be construed as exclusive or all-inclusive. Other duties may be required and assigned. Research, compile, and analyze data; prepare research materials and correspondence. Performs a variety of general clerical tasks such as data entry, typing, and duplicating. Demonstrates excellent time management, organizational, and problem solving skills. HOURS: Up to 19 hours per week will be scheduled within these core hours: Monday - Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. Minimum Training and Experience Required to Perform Essential Job Functions College level coursework and interest in Economic Development, Project Development, Business,or related field, with a junior standing or above.Graduate students are welcome. Strong writing skills, with an ability to organize/analyze data, create charts, graphs and reports. Strong Microsoft Office Suite proficiency required. A self-motivated work ethicand the ability to be a supportive team member with adesire to work in diverse team settings. An enthusiasm for helping the City of Irvine meet program objectives. Supplemental Information The City of Irvine is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the City will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. Closing Date/Time: 2/25/2019 5:00 PM Pacific
City of Irvine Irvine, California, United States
Feb 02, 2019
Full Time
The City of Irvine Animal Care Center seeks an experienced Animal Behavior and Enrichment Coordinator to lead the Irvine Animal Care Center behavior and enrichment program. Reporting to the Animal Care Center Supervisor, this individual will conduct and evaluate behavior assessments, design and implement training and behavior management plans, and provide behavioral counseling to potential adopters. Candidates must possess a Bachelor's degree in zoology, biology, ethology or related field, and at least two years of demonstrated animal training and behavior assessmentexperience. The ideal candidate will also demonstrate superb interpersonal, communication, critical thinking and decision-making skills. The City of Irvine operates one of the most progressive municipal animal care facilities in the region, promoting best practices in herd health management. The Animal Care Center provides a program that strongly promotes pet owner responsibility, pet registration, pet adoptions, community involvement, animal spay and neutering, humane education, and service to the community. On an annual basis, the animal care center provides care for approximately 4,000 animals. Essential Duties and Responsibilities The following duties are normal for this classification. These are not to be construed as exclusive or all- inclusive. Other duties may be required and assigned. Identify and evaluate animals for placement with foster homes and rescue groups, schedule and conduct behavioral, pre-adoption appointments with adopters for animals with special needs (special adoptions) or help design, implement and oversee enrichment and behavioral and rehabilitation programs for all species. Oversee program operations and assist in the monitoring and maintenance of inventories related to daily care, feeding, and health operation of the Irvine Animal Care Center. Maintains knowledge of principles and practices of new products, procedures, continuing education and innovative enrichment and training practices related to all species training and behavioral therapy and City policies and procedures. Develops programs and services. Schedules, plans, organizes, coordinates and implements programs and activities for a variety of age groups and/or interests. Develops, recommends, and implements goals, objectives, and policies relevant to programs and in conjunction with the City's Strategic Business Plan. May supervise part-time staff and volunteers, prioritize and review work, evaluate employee performance. Provides technical guidance and training in program area. Provides oversight for contract work. Assists Supervisor in recruiting, hiring, and scheduling. Meets regularly with staff to ensure consistency and that behavior work is carried out appropriately. May coordinate staff licensing requirements and monitoring. Purchases/requisitions supplies and equipment. Collects program/service fees and maintains related financial records. Processes purchase requisitions and petty cash vouchers as necessary. Develops and implements volunteer services programs. Recruits, orients, trains and places volunteers in support of City programs. Researches, prepares, and evaluates various narrative and statistical reports, spreadsheets, publicity materials, forms, correspondence, memoranda, lists, rosters and schedules. Prepares and edits brochure/newsletter copy. Prepares and reviews publicity for accuracy and completeness. Designs data forms. Coordinates/oversees fundraising endeavors. Identifies program needs, project goals and solicits needed support. Conducts tours and instructs classes. Coordinates special events and projects, sometimes in collaboration with multiple outside agencies and/or service providers. Acts as liaison between participants/advocacy groups/outside agencies and programs. Maintains communication with participants and related groups. Receives complaints/comments, presents alternatives and implements solutions. Actively works with customer problems to ensure the greatest level of satisfaction within policies and procedures. Utilize word processing, spreadsheet and database software applications. Minimum Training and Experience Required to Perform Essential Job Functions Bachelor's degree in biology, zoology, veterinary technology or field related to Animal Services with two years experience in social services programming or community facility operation, or any combination of education and experience that provides equivalent knowledge, skills, and abilities. Possess, or ability to obtain a valid California driver's license. Supplemental Information CITY OF IRVINE The City of Irvine is located 40 miles southeast of Los Angeles and six miles from the ocean in Orange County, California. Irvine encompasses more than 66 square miles and has a current residential population of more than 267,000. Incorporated in 1971, Irvine is recognized as one of America's safest and most successful master-planned urban communities. Top-rated educational institutions, an enterprising business atmosphere, state-of-the-art transportation programs and systems, sound environmental stewardship, and respect for diversity all contribute to Irvine's enviable quality of life. The City is ideally located adjacent to John Wayne/Orange County Airport and close to many of Southern California's largest tourist attractions, numerous resorts, and some of the state's finest beaches. Irvine has also been recognized as one of America's Best Places to Live, according to Money Magazine . The City of Irvine also has the distinction of being one of the safest cities in the United States with a population of more than 100,000, based upon FBI statistics on violent crime. The City employs over 800 full-time and more than 700 part-time personnel and has an operating budget of $199.7 million. The Irvine community features an array of entertainment and recreational opportunities, parks and open space, a nationally recognized school district, a vibrant business environment, and an exceptional quality of life that makes it one of the most desirable cities in which to live and work. THE DEPARTMENT Community Services The Community Services Department has developed over the City's history into an award winning mixture of programs and services. The Department employs 127 full-time and approximately 500 part-time personnel. Community Service programs/functions include Senior Services, Child, Youth, and Family Services, Animal Care, Recreation and Park Services and Operations, Orange County Great Park, Disability Services, Athletics, Aquatics, Fine Arts Center, Facility Reservations and Contract Classes, Development and Park Planning, Environmental and Open Space Programs, Administrative, Business and Support Services, Community Relations, Volunteer Coordination, Public Information and Special Events, and Transportation Services (TRIPS). The Department oversees development and maintenance of more than 700,000 square feet of high quality public facilities, creation of community and neighborhood park systems, and operation of existing parks and facilities, which includes: athletic fields and two aquatic centers, multiple community and neighborhood parks, senior centers, eight community centers, a fine arts center, an adventure playground, a nature center, an animal care center and a skate park. The Community Services Department vision is to create a lasting contribution to the health and well-being of the community. The Department's mission is to provide exceptional service, innovative programs, and diverse cultural experiences in vibrant and sustainable spaces. SELECTION PROCESS The selection process may include one or more of the following: application review and evaluation, online examination, performance test, written test, and/or oral interview examination. Questions asked during the selection process are based on the knowledge and abilities required to successfully perform the job. If you have a disability that requires accommodation during the selection process, please notify Human Resources at least two businessdays prior to the first phase of the selection process. Prior to appointment, the City of Irvine conducts a thorough background investigation. In addition, the successful candidate may be required to take and pass a post-offer medical examination, which may include drug screening by a physician to ensure their ability to perform assigned duties. The City of Irvine is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the City will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. Closing Date/Time: 2/19/2019 5:00 PM Pacific
City of Irvine Irvine, California, United States
Jan 30, 2019
Part Time
The City of Irvine seeks motivated individuals to monitor the use of swimming pools and aquatics facilities, perform rescues of persons in distress, and assist with daily operations of aquatics facilities. If you are looking for a rewarding seasonal or year-round job, this is an excellent opportunity for you. Certification is not required. Paid training will be provided upon hire. These positions are Part-time: up to 19 hours per week. Shifts are scheduled during these hours: weekdays, 5:30 a.m.-8:30 p.m.; weekends, 5:30 a.m.-5 p.m . The ideal candidates are atleast 15 years old andhave some experience working with children or youth. For more information, please see the Lifeguard flier . Interviews and Testing: Interviews and testing will take place on Sunday, March 17. For more information about testing and certification, please email aquatics@cityofirvine.org or call 949-724-6717. Supplemental Information CITY OF IRVINE The City of Irvine is located 40 miles southeast of Los Angeles and six miles from the ocean in Orange County, California. Irvine encompasses more than 66 square miles and has a current residential population of more than 267,000. Incorporated in 1971, Irvine is recognized as one of America's safest and most successful master-planned urban communities. Top-rated educational institutions, an enterprising business atmosphere, state-of-the-art transportation programs and systems, sound environmental stewardship, and respect for diversity all contribute to Irvine's enviable quality of life. The City is ideally located adjacent to John Wayne/Orange County Airport and close to many of Southern California's largest tourist attractions, numerous resorts, and some of the state's finest beaches. Irvine has also been recognized as one of America's Best Places to Live, according to Money Magazine . The City of Irvine also has the distinction of being one of the safest cities in the United States with a population of more than 250,000, based upon FBI statistics on violent crime. The City employs over 800 full-time and more than 700 part-time personnel and has an operating budget of $199.7 million. The Irvine community features an array of entertainment and recreational opportunities, parks and open space, a nationally recognized school district, a vibrant business environment, and an exceptional quality of life that makes it one of the most desirable cities in which to live and work. THE DEPARTMENT Community Services The Community Services Department has developed over the City's history into an award winning mixture of programs and services. The Department employs 127 full-time and approximately 500 part-time personnel. Community Service programs/functions include Senior Services, Child, Youth, and Family Services, Animal Care, Recreation and Park Services and Operations, Orange County Great Park, Disability Services, Athletics, Aquatics, Fine Arts Center, Facility Reservations and Contract Classes, Development and Park Planning, Environmental and Open Space Programs, Administrative, Business and Support Services, Community Relations, Volunteer Coordination, Public Information and Special Events, and Transportation Services (TRIPS). The Department oversees development and maintenance of more than 700,000 square feet of high quality public facilities, creation of community and neighborhood park systems, and operation of existing parks and facilities, which includes: athletic fields and two aquatic centers, multiple community and neighborhood parks, senior centers, eight community centers, a fine arts center, an adventure playground, a nature center, an animal care center and a skate park. The Community Services Department vision is to create a lasting contribution to the health and well-being of the community. The Department's mission is to provide exceptional service, innovative programs, and diverse cultural experiences in vibrant and sustainable spaces. SELECTION PROCESS The selection process may include one or more of the following: application review and evaluation, online examination, performance test, written test, and/or oral interview examination. Questions asked during the selection process are based on the knowledge and abilities required to successfully perform the job. If you have a disability that requires accommodation during the selection process, please notify Human Resources at least two businessdays prior to the first phase of the selection process. Prior to appointment, the City of Irvine conducts a thorough background investigation. In addition, the successful candidate may be required to take and pass a post-offer medical examination, which may include drug screening by a physician to ensure their ability to perform assigned duties. The City of Irvine is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the City will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Part-time employees are employed "at will" and serve at the pleasure of the appointing authority. As such, their services can be discontinued without cause. Certain City operational budgets may not include funding for mandated CalPERS employer contributions; therefore, a qualified candidate who is a current member of CalPERS may be restricted from temporary/part-time employment with the City of Irvine. Closing Date/Time: 3/14/2019 5:00 PM Pacific
City of Irvine Irvine, California, United States
Jan 30, 2019
Part Time
The City of Irvine seeks experienced individuals to coordinate and teach swim and water safety lessons, monitor the use of swimming pools, perform rescues of persons in distress, and assist with daily facility operations. If you are looking for a rewarding seasonal or year-round job, apply for this great opportunity. These positions are Part-time: up to 19 hours per week. Shifts are scheduled during these hours: weekdays, 5:30 a.m.-8:30 p.m.; weekends, 5:30 a.m.-5 p.m . The ideal candidates are 15 years old or older, have current, valid certification in First Aid, CPR and Lifeguard Training , possessone year ofLifeguard or Water Safety Instructor (WSI)experience, as well as some experience working with children or youth. For more information, please see the Swim Instructor/Lifeguard flier . Interviews and Testing: Interviews and testing will take place on Sunday, March 17. For more information about testing and certification, please email aquatics@cityofirvine.org or call 949-724-6717. Supplemental Information CITY OF IRVINE The City of Irvine is located 40 miles southeast of Los Angeles and six miles from the ocean in Orange County, California. Irvine encompasses more than 66 square miles and has a current residential population of more than 267,000. Incorporated in 1971, Irvine is recognized as one of America's safest and most successful master-planned urban communities. Top-rated educational institutions, an enterprising business atmosphere, state-of-the-art transportation programs and systems, sound environmental stewardship, and respect for diversity all contribute to Irvine's enviable quality of life. The City is ideally located adjacent to John Wayne/Orange County Airport and close to many of Southern California's largest tourist attractions, numerous resorts, and some of the state's finest beaches. Irvine has also been recognized as one of America's Best Places to Live, according to Money Magazine . The City of Irvine also has the distinction of being one of the safest cities in the United States with a population of more than 250,000, based upon FBI statistics on violent crime. The City employs over 800 full-time and more than 700 part-time personnel and has an operating budget of $199.7 million. The Irvine community features an array of entertainment and recreational opportunities, parks and open space, a nationally recognized school district, a vibrant business environment, and an exceptional quality of life that makes it one of the most desirable cities in which to live and work. THE DEPARTMENT Community Services The Community Services Department has developed over the City's history into an award winning mixture of programs and services. The Department employs 127 full-time and approximately 500 part-time personnel. Community Service programs/functions include Senior Services, Child, Youth, and Family Services, Animal Care, Recreation and Park Services and Operations, Orange County Great Park, Disability Services, Athletics, Aquatics, Fine Arts Center, Facility Reservations and Contract Classes, Development and Park Planning, Environmental and Open Space Programs, Administrative, Business and Support Services, Community Relations, Volunteer Coordination, Public Information and Special Events, and Transportation Services (TRIPS). The Department oversees development and maintenance of more than 700,000 square feet of high quality public facilities, creation of community and neighborhood park systems, and operation of existing parks and facilities, which includes: athletic fields and two aquatic centers, multiple community and neighborhood parks, senior centers, eight community centers, a fine arts center, an adventure playground, a nature center, an animal care center and a skate park. The Community Services Department vision is to create a lasting contribution to the health and well-being of the community. The Department's mission is to provide exceptional service, innovative programs, and diverse cultural experiences in vibrant and sustainable spaces. SELECTION PROCESS The selection process may include one or more of the following: application review and evaluation, online examination, performance test, written test, and/or oral interview examination. Questions asked during the selection process are based on the knowledge and abilities required to successfully perform the job. If you have a disability that requires accommodation during the selection process, please notify Human Resources at least two businessdays prior to the first phase of the selection process. Prior to appointment, the City of Irvine conducts a thorough background investigation. In addition, the successful candidate may be required to take and pass a post-offer medical examination, which may include drug screening by a physician to ensure their ability to perform assigned duties. The City of Irvine is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the City will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Part-time employees are employed "at will" and serve at the pleasure of the appointing authority. As such, their services can be discontinued without cause. Certain City operational budgets may not include funding for mandated CalPERS employer contributions; therefore, a qualified candidate who is a current member of CalPERS may be restricted from temporary/part-time employment with the City of Irvine. Closing Date/Time: 3/14/2019 5:00 PM Pacific
City of Irvine Irvine, California, United States
Jan 30, 2019
Part Time
The purpose of positions in this classification is to perform a wide variety of non-sworn, administrative and field support tasks for the Public Safety Department, such as report writing, property and evidence processing, traffic investigation, crime prevention, and community relations activities. Work may involve patrolling assigned areas of the City, responding to citizen complaints and reports of crimes, enforcing applicable laws and preparing related reports, as well as assisting in the maintenance of evidence and property. Specifically, this position will be assigned to Property & Evidence. In this position, the employee will order, issue, maintain and document supplies and equipment, assist with the purchasing process, approve invoices and support Technical Services (Public Safety Fleet) in a variety of tasks. All applicants must be able to pass the Public Safety background check process. This is a continuous recruitment and can be closed at any time. Essential Duties and Responsibilities The following duties are normal for this classification. These are not to be construed as exclusive or all inclusive. Other duties may be required and assigned. Each position may be assigned duties from the following list; however, it is unlikely he/she will be responsible for all of these duties at any one time. Patrols areas of the City to identify and resolve parking violations and traffic hazards, and enforce applicable laws. Responds to citizen complaints regarding parking and abandoned vehicle laws. Tags and arranges transport of abandoned vehicles. Analyzes related crime trends to determine areas of enforcement. Assists with traffic investigation tasks. May interview traffic accident principals and witnesses. Assists in set up of site traffic controls and measuring accident scenes. Conducts traffic control and may provide first aid for injured persons. Clears obstructions and wreckage. Provides assistance, information and directions to motorists. Assists in the coordination of public safety support for special events in the community. Performs crossing guard duties as needed. Responds to non-emergency calls and service requests from the public. Researches complex questions/answers or refers callers to other sources. Gathers information to prepare crime reports, interviews victims, suspects and witnesses, and provides referral information as needed. May provide field support to officers on emergency calls. Provides support for the business desk and records functions. Takes information from citizens and prepares crime reports. Processes applications for licenses, subpoenas, and citation sign-offs. May take emergency calls and refer callers to appropriate staff or outside agencies for assistance. Conducts Neighborhood Watch meetings. Conducts detailed residential and commercial security surveys to determine how security can be improved. Provides information to interested citizens on neighborhood alert procedures. Assists in coordinating crime prevention public displays. May testify in court for related investigations. Receives, processes, indexes and safeguards property/evidence. Maintains evidence chain-of-command records and assists in coordinating evidence release. Implements property destruction according to law and department policy. Arranges secure transfer of evidence to crime labs. Inventories and issues uniforms and safety equipment to personnel. Assists in the organization of liquidation of property through police auction. Coordinates public education, safety and prevention programs related to assigned responsibilities. Fingerprints citizens and new employees as needed. Compiles crime statistics and data to identify trends, methods of operation and suspects. Assists Training Officer in development of internal training for staff. May assist with records management and matron duties. Prepares a variety of reports and maintains records, logs and files. Responds to information requests. Maintains knowledge of National, State and local laws, as well as department policies and procedures. Attends additional job specific P.O.S.T. certified schools, training courses, updates and seminars as required. Minimum Training and Experience Required to Perform Essential Job Functions Associate's degree in criminal justice, law enforcement or related field with at least one year experience in law enforcement activities, community service, or any combination of education and experience that provides equivalent knowledge, skills and abilities. Requires a valid California drivers' license. Depending on assignment, may be required to obtain certification in first aid and CPR. Supplemental Information CITY OF IRVINE The City of Irvine is located 40 miles southeast of Los Angeles and six miles from the ocean in Orange County, California. Irvine encompasses more than 66 square miles and has a current residential population of more than 267,000. Incorporated in 1971, Irvine is recognized as one of America's safest and most successful master-planned urban communities. Top-rated educational institutions, an enterprising business atmosphere, state-of-the-art transportation programs and systems, sound environmental stewardship, and respect for diversity all contribute to Irvine's enviable quality of life. The City is ideally located adjacent to John Wayne/Orange County Airport and close to many of Southern California's largest tourist attractions, numerous resorts, and some of the state's finest beaches. Irvine has also been recognized as one of America's Best Places to Live, according to Money Magazine. The City of Irvine also has the distinction of being one of the safest cities in the United States with a population of more than 250,000, based upon FBI statistics on violent crime. The City employs over 800 full-time and more than 700 part-time personnel and has an operating budget of $199.7 million. The Irvine community features an array of entertainment and recreational opportunities, parks and open space, a nationally recognized school district, a vibrant business environment, and an exceptional quality of life that makes it one of the most desirable cities in which to live and work. THE DEPARTMENT Public Safety Under the leadership of the Chief of Police, Mike Hamel, the Irvine Police Department has an authorized sworn staff of approximately 232 and 235 civilian personnel. The entire department is committed to a Community Oriented Policing and Problem Solving (COPPS) philosophy and its workforce interfaces closely with all segments of the community, as well as with other City departments. The department is a full-service public safety agency that provides several special program areas including Emergency Management, Crime Prevention, DARE, School Resource Officer, K-9s, Traffic Enforcement, Commercial Vehicle Enforcement, General Investigation, Crime Scene Investigation, Special Investigation (vice & narcotics), and the Special Weapons and Tactics Team (SWAT). The individual selected for this position will be expected to conduct him or herself in a manner that promotes and adheres to the Irvine Police Department's Mission, Vision, and Values Statement. Mission Statement Working in partnership with the community, we will preserve the peace, uphold the law with fairness and provide quality service. Vision Statement We aspire to be a world-class leader in policing, a model for character, innovation, and service. We strive to protect our diverse and dynamic community with fairness, integrity, and respect for the rights of the individual. We resolve to develop a creative, forward-thinking workforce, dedicated to raising our level of excellence to meet the challenges of tomorrow. Core Values Integrity, Quality Service, Accountability, and Respect. SELECTION PROCESS The selection process may include one or more of the following: application review and evaluation, performance test, written test, and/or oral interview examination. Questions asked during the selection process are based on the knowledge and abilities required to successfully perform the job. If you have a disability that requires accommodation during the selection process, please notify Human Resources at least 24 hours prior to the first phase of the selection process. The successful candidate will be required to take and pass a post-offer medical examination, including drug screening, by a City physician to ensure their physical suitability to perform assigned duties. In addition, the City of Irvine conducts a thorough background investigation prior to appointment. This recruitment will establish an eligibility list to fill future vacancies in this classification. This recruitment may also be used to fill positions in similar and/or lower classifications within the organization. The City of Irvine is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the City will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. Closing Date/Time: 2/15/2019 5:00 PM Pacific
City of Irvine Irvine, California, United States
Jan 30, 2019
Part Time
The purpose of positions in this classification is to perform a wide variety of non-sworn, administrative and field support tasks for the Public Safety Department, such as report writing, property and evidence processing, traffic investigation, crime prevention, and community relations activities. Work may involve patrolling assigned areas of the City, responding to citizen complaints and reports of crimes, enforcing applicable laws and preparing related reports, as well as assisting in the maintenance of evidence and property. Specifically, the position of the Public Safety Assistant assigned to the Great Park requires patrolling the Great Park and surrounding area 24 hours a day by vehicle, on foot or on bicycle. Additional duties include providing traffic control and security for large scale events, responding to emergencies, writing police reports, issuing citations, monitoring competitive/recreational sporting events and providing customer service. All applicants must be able to pass the Public Safety background check process. This is a continuous recruitment and can be closed at any time. Certain City operational budgets may not include funding for mandated CalPERS employer contributions; therefore, a qualified candidate who is a current member of CalPERS may be restricted from temporary/part-time employment with the City of Irvine. Essential Duties and Responsibilities The following duties are normal for this classification. These are not to be construed as exclusive or all inclusive. Other duties may be required and assigned. Each position may be assigned duties from the following list; however, it is unlikely he/she will be responsible for all of these duties at any one time. Patrols areas of the City to identify and resolve parking violations and traffic hazards, and enforce applicable laws. Responds to citizen complaints regarding parking and abandoned vehicle laws. Tags and arranges transport of abandoned vehicles. Analyzes related crime trends to determine areas of enforcement. Assists with traffic investigation tasks. May interview traffic accident principals and witnesses. Assists in set up of site traffic controls and measuring accident scenes. Conducts traffic control and may provide first aid for injured persons. Clears obstructions and wreckage. Provides assistance, information and directions to motorists. Assists in the coordination of public safety support for special events in the community. Performs crossing guard duties as needed. Responds to non-emergency calls and service requests from the public. Researches complex questions/answers or refers callers to other sources. Gathers information to prepare crime reports, interviews victims, suspects and witnesses, and provides referral information as needed. May provide field support to officers on emergency calls. Provides support for the business desk and records functions. Takes information from citizens and prepares crime reports. Processes applications for licenses, subpoenas, and citation sign-offs. May take emergency calls and refer callers to appropriate staff or outside agencies for assistance. Conducts Neighborhood Watch meetings. Conducts detailed residential and commercial security surveys to determine how security can be improved. Provides information to interested citizens on neighborhood alert procedures. Assists in coordinating crime prevention public displays. May testify in court for related investigations. Receives, processes, indexes and safeguards property/evidence. Maintains evidence chain-of-command records and assists in coordinating evidence release. Implements property destruction according to law and department policy. Arranges secure transfer of evidence to crime labs. Inventories and issues uniforms and safety equipment to personnel. Assists in the organization of liquidation of property through police auction. Coordinates public education, safety and prevention programs related to assigned responsibilities. Fingerprints citizens and new employees as needed. Compiles crime statistics and data to identify trends, methods of operation and suspects. Assists Training Officer in development of internal training for staff. May assist with records management and matron duties. Prepares a variety of reports and maintains records, logs and files. Responds to information requests. Maintains knowledge of National, State and local laws, as well as department policies and procedures. Attends additional job specific P.O.S.T. certified schools, training courses, updates and seminars as required. Minimum Training and Experience Required to Perform Essential Job Functions Associate's degree in criminal justice, law enforcement or related field with at least one year experience in law enforcement activities, community service, or any combination of education and experience that provides equivalent knowledge, skills and abilities. Requires a valid California drivers' license. Depending on assignment, may be required to obtain certification in first aid and CPR. Supplemental Information CITY OF IRVINE The City of Irvine is located 40 miles southeast of Los Angeles and six miles from the ocean in Orange County, California. Irvine encompasses more than 66 square miles and has a current residential population of more than 267,000. Incorporated in 1971, Irvine is recognized as one of America's safest and most successful master-planned urban communities. Top-rated educational institutions, an enterprising business atmosphere, state-of-the-art transportation programs and systems, sound environmental stewardship, and respect for diversity all contribute to Irvine's enviable quality of life. The City is ideally located adjacent to John Wayne/Orange County Airport and close to many of Southern California's largest tourist attractions, numerous resorts, and some of the state's finest beaches. Irvine has also been recognized as one of America's Best Places to Live, according to Money Magazine. The City of Irvine also has the distinction of being one of the safest cities in the United States with a population of more than 250,000, based upon FBI statistics on violent crime. The City employs over 800 full-time and more than 700 part-time personnel and has an operating budget of $199.7 million. The Irvine community features an array of entertainment and recreational opportunities, parks and open space, a nationally recognized school district, a vibrant business environment, and an exceptional quality of life that makes it one of the most desirable cities in which to live and work. THE DEPARTMENT Public Safety Under the leadership of the Chief of Police, Mike Hamel, the Irvine Police Department has an authorized sworn staff of approximately 232 and 235 civilian personnel. The entire department is committed to a Community Oriented Policing and Problem Solving (COPPS) philosophy and its workforce interfaces closely with all segments of the community, as well as with other City departments. The department is a full-service public safety agency that provides several special program areas including Emergency Management, Crime Prevention, DARE, School Resource Officer, K-9s, Traffic Enforcement, Commercial Vehicle Enforcement, General Investigation, Crime Scene Investigation, Special Investigation (vice & narcotics), and the Special Weapons and Tactics Team (SWAT). The individual selected for this position will be expected to conduct him or herself in a manner that promotes and adheres to the Irvine Police Department's Mission, Vision, and Values Statement. Mission Statement Working in partnership with the community, we will preserve the peace, uphold the law with fairness and provide quality service. Vision Statement We aspire to be a world-class leader in policing, a model for character, innovation, and service. We strive to protect our diverse and dynamic community with fairness, integrity, and respect for the rights of the individual. We resolve to develop a creative, forward-thinking workforce, dedicated to raising our level of excellence to meet the challenges of tomorrow. Core Values Integrity, Quality Service, Accountability, and Respect. SELECTION PROCESS The selection process may include one or more of the following: application review and evaluation, performance test, written test, and/or oral interview examination. Questions asked during the selection process are based on the knowledge and abilities required to successfully perform the job. If you have a disability that requires accommodation during the selection process, please notify Human Resources at least 24 hours prior to the first phase of the selection process. The successful candidate will be required to take and pass a post-offer medical examination, including drug screening, by a City physician to ensure their physical suitability to perform assigned duties. In addition, the City of Irvine conducts a thorough background investigation prior to appointment. This recruitment will establish an eligibility list to fill future vacancies in this classification. This recruitment may also be used to fill positions in similar and/or lower classifications within the organization. The City of Irvine is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the City will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. Closing Date/Time: 2/15/2019 5:00 PM Pacific
City of Irvine Irvine, California, United States
Jan 09, 2019
Part Time
The City of Irvine seeks motivated, customer-service oriented individuals with athletics experience to oversee athletic facility and field operations, lead athletic programs and special events at various City of Irvine and Orange County Great Park athletic facilities. These positions are part-time with a flexible schedule up to 19 hours per week. Shifts are scheduled weekdays, 9 a.m.-10 p.m., and weekends, 7 a.m.-9 p.m. The ideal candidates have two years of college or university level work in Recreation, Kinesiology, Physical Education, or related field and possess one-two years ofrelated athletics experience. For more information, please see the Community Services Leader II & III flier . APPLY NOW! This recruitment is continuous and will close when all vacancies are filled. Supplemental Information CITY OF IRVINE The City of Irvine is located 40 miles southeast of Los Angeles and six miles from the ocean in Orange County, California. Irvine encompasses more than 66 square miles and has a current residential population of more than 267,000. Incorporated in 1971, Irvine is recognized as one of America's safest and most successful master-planned urban communities. Top-rated educational institutions, an enterprising business atmosphere, state-of-the-art transportation programs and systems, sound environmental stewardship, and respect for diversity all contribute to Irvine's enviable quality of life. The City is ideally located adjacent to John Wayne/Orange County Airport and close to many of Southern California's largest tourist attractions, numerous resorts, and some of the state's finest beaches. Irvine has also been recognized as one of America's Best Places to Live, according to Money Magazine . The City of Irvine also has the distinction of being one of the safest cities in the United States with a population of more than 250,000, based upon FBI statistics on violent crime. The City employs over 800 full-time and more than 700 part-time personnel and has an operating budget of $199.7 million. The Irvine community features an array of entertainment and recreational opportunities, parks and open space, a nationally recognized school district, a vibrant business environment, and an exceptional quality of life that makes it one of the most desirable cities in which to live and work. THE DEPARTMENT Community Services The Community Services Department has developed over the City's history into an award winning mixture of programs and services. The Department employs 127 full-time and approximately 500 part-time personnel. Community Service programs/functions include Senior Services, Child, Youth, and Family Services, Animal Care, Recreation and Park Services and Operations, Orange County Great Park, Disability Services, Athletics, Aquatics, Fine Arts Center, Facility Reservations and Contract Classes, Development and Park Planning, Environmental and Open Space Programs, Administrative, Business and Support Services, Community Relations, Volunteer Coordination, Public Information and Special Events, and Transportation Services (TRIPS). The Department oversees development and maintenance of more than 700,000 square feet of high quality public facilities, creation of community and neighborhood park systems, and operation of existing parks and facilities, which includes: athletic fields and two aquatic centers, multiple community and neighborhood parks, senior centers, eight community centers, a fine arts center, an adventure playground, a nature center, an animal care center and a skate park. The Community Services Department vision is to create a lasting contribution to the health and well-being of the community. The Department's mission is to provide exceptional service, innovative programs, and diverse cultural experiences in vibrant and sustainable spaces. SELECTION PROCESS The selection process may include one or more of the following: application review and evaluation, online examination, performance test, written test, and/or oral interview examination. Questions asked during the selection process are based on the knowledge and abilities required to successfully perform the job. If you have a disability that requires accommodation during the selection process, please notify Human Resources at least two businessdays prior to the first phase of the selection process. Prior to appointment, the City of Irvine conducts a thorough background investigation. In addition, the successful candidate may be required to take and pass a post-offer medical examination, which may include drug screening by a physician to ensure their ability to perform assigned duties. The City of Irvine is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the City will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Part-time employees are employed "at will" and serve at the pleasure of the appointing authority. As such, their services can be discontinued without cause. Certain City operational budgets may not include funding for mandated CalPERS employer contributions; therefore, a qualified candidate who is a current member of CalPERS may be restricted from temporary/part-time employment with the City of Irvine. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Irvine Irvine, California, United States
Jan 01, 2019
Full Time
The City of Irvine has remained America's Safest City of its size for thirteen consecutive years. We take great pride in being a progressive, forward-thinking organization where police officers have the opportunity to grow and advance their skills in an environment that embraces diversity, creativity, and respect. The Department's geographic policing model ensures a high level of community collaboration, strategic partnerships, and progressive problem solving. If you have what it takes for a career in law enforcement with a world class agency, apply with the City of Irvine! Successful candidates will complete field training, then will be qualified to patrol designated areas of the City, investigate crimes against persons or property, make arrests, and enforce traffic regulations. Responsibilities of Police Officers also include writing police reports, testifying in court, and performing other related law enforcement duties. This position involves community oriented policing and requires strong communication and customer service skills with the ability to work with a variety of individuals and maintain community relations. **You must be POST certified or have previous experience as a California Peace Officer to be considered for this position.** This recruitment will establish an eligibility list that may be used to fill future vacancies in this classification. All applicants must be able to pass the Public Safety background check process. *All applicants meeting the minimum qualification will be invited to take the written exam. All candidates passing the written will be invited to an oral interview. For additional information, please visit: http://www.cityofirvine.org/irvine-police-department/employment or click here . This is a continuous recruitment and interested applicants should submit their application as soon as possible. This recruitment may close at any time without notice. Essential Duties and Responsibilities The following duties are normal for this classification. These are not to be construed as exclusive or all inclusive. Other duties may be required and assigned. • Patrols assigned area in patrol car to preserve law and order, to prevent and discover the commission of crimes, and to enforce traffic regulations. Responds to calls and complaints involving traffic accidents, robberies, disturbances, and other misdemeanors and felonies, and take necessary police action; make arrests; take charge of, and guide and direct the work of other law enforcement personnel in various situations until relieved by a supervisor officer. • Conducts motor vehicle accident investigations. Provides first aid for injured persons, and take safeguards to prevent further accidents. Interviews principals and witnesses. Takes written statements and examines conditions of accident scene. Clears or directs clearing of obstructions and wreckage. • Investigates crimes against persons and property. Interviews victims and witnesses. Searches for, evaluates and secures/collects evidence. Arrests suspected perpetrator(s). • Investigates complaints involving juveniles. Investigates reports of child neglect and persons reported to be contributing to the delinquency of minors. Checks business establishments and public places known to be frequented by juveniles. Arrests juvenile and adult offenders. • Processes warrants and apprehends or assists in the apprehension of wanted persons by court orders or actions in criminal cases. • Maintains knowledge of local ordinances and state laws, rules of evidence for criminal cases, crime prevention techniques, current investigation techniques, traffic control techniques, care and custody of persons and property. • Prepares and submits required reports. • Provides assistance, information and directions to motorists. Minimum Training and Experience Required to Perform Essential Job Functions High school diploma or equivalent, completion of 60 college level units or an AA degree and or any combination of education and experience that provides equivalent knowledge, skills and abilities. Requires U.S. citizenship or the ability to obtain citizenship within three years of appointment. Requires possession of, or the ability to obtain, a valid California driver license. Desirable Qualifications: Some experience in law enforcement is preferred. Supplemental Information CITY OF IRVINE The City of Irvine is located 40 miles southeast of Los Angeles and six miles from the ocean in Orange County, California. Irvine encompasses more than 66 square miles and has a current residential population of more than 267,000. Incorporated in 1971, Irvine is recognized as one of America's safest and most successful master-planned urban communities. Top-rated educational institutions, an enterprising business atmosphere, state-of-the-art transportation programs and systems, sound environmental stewardship, and respect for diversity all contribute to Irvine's enviable quality of life. The City is ideally located adjacent to John Wayne/Orange County Airport and close to many of Southern California's largest tourist attractions, numerous resorts, and some of the state's finest beaches. Irvine has also been recognized as one of America's Best Places to Live, according to Money Magazine. The City of Irvine also has the distinction of being one of the safest cities in the United States with a population of more than 250,000, based upon FBI statistics on violent crime. The City employs over 800 full-time and more than 700 part-time personnel and has an operating budget of $199.7 million. The Irvine community features an array of entertainment and recreational opportunities, parks and open space, a nationally recognized school district, a vibrant business environment, and an exceptional quality of life that makes it one of the most desirable cities in which to live and work. THE DEPARTMENT Public Safety Under the leadership of the Chief of Police, Mike Hamel, the Irvine Police Department has an authorized sworn staff of approximately 232and 235 civilian personnel. The entire department is committed to a Community Oriented Policing and Problem Solving (COPPS) philosophy and its workforce interfaces closely with all segments of the community, as well as with other City departments. The department is a full-service public safety agency that provides several special program areas including Emergency Management, Crime Prevention, DARE, School Resource Officer, K-9s, Traffic Enforcement, Commercial Vehicle Enforcement, General Investigation, Crime Scene Investigation, Special Investigation (vice & narcotics), and the Special Weapons and Tactics Team (SWAT). The individual selected for this position will be expected to conduct him or herself in a manner that promotes and adheres to the Irvine Police Department's Mission, Vision, and Values Statement. Mission Statement Working in partnership with the community, we will preserve the peace, uphold the law with fairness and provide quality service. Vision Statement We aspire to be a world-class leader in policing, a model for character, innovation, and service. We strive to protect our diverse and dynamic community with fairness, integrity, and respect for the rights of the individual. We resolve to develop a creative, forward-thinking workforce, dedicated to raising our level of excellence to meet the challenges of tomorrow. Core Values Integrity, Quality Service, Accountability, and Respect. SELECTION PROCESS The selection process may include one or more of the following: application review and evaluation, performance test, written test, and/or oral interview examination. Questions asked during the selection process are based on the knowledge and abilities required to successfully perform the job. If you have a disability that requires accommodation during the selection process, please notify Human Resources at least 24 hours prior to the first phase of the selection process. The successful candidate will be required to take and pass a post-offer medical examination, including drug screening, by a City physician to ensure their physical suitability to perform assigned duties. In addition, the City of Irvine conducts a thorough background investigation prior to appointment. This recruitment will establish an eligibility list to fill future vacancies in this classification. This recruitment may also be used to fill positions in similar and/or lower classifications within the organization. The City of Irvine is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the City will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Irvine Irvine, California, United States
Sep 12, 2018
Part Time
The City of Irvine seeks an experienced and skilled Para-Transit Driver to transport seniors and disabled persons to local destinations. A valid Class B driver's license with passenger endorsement is required. Multiple vacancies exist. These vacancieshavea schedule requirement of 30-32 hours per week; weekday and intermittent weekend availability required. The ideal candidates will posses a High School diploma or equivalent, a valid Class B driver's license with passenger endorsement, and experience dealing with the public, preferably with the elderly and/or persons with disabilities, or any combination of education and experience that provides equivalent knowledge, skills, and abilities. APPLY NOW! This recruitment is continuous and will close when all vacancies are filled. For more information, please see the Para-Transit Driver flier. Supplemental Information CITY OF IRVINE The City of Irvine is located 40 miles southeast of Los Angeles and six miles from the ocean in Orange County, California. Irvine encompasses more than 66 square miles and has a current residential population of more than 250,000. Incorporated in 1971, Irvine is recognized as one of America's safest and most successful master-planned urban communities. Top-rated educational institutions, an enterprising business atmosphere, state-of-the-art transportation programs and systems, sound environmental stewardship, and respect for diversity all contribute to Irvine's enviable quality of life. The City is ideally located adjacent to John Wayne/Orange County Airport and close to many of Southern California's largest tourist attractions, numerous resorts, and some of the state's finest beaches. Irvine has also been recognized as one of America's Best Places to Live, according to Money Magazine . The City of Irvine also has the distinction of being one of the safest cities in the United States with a population of more than 100,000, based upon FBI statistics on violent crime. The City employs over 800 full-time and more than 700 part-time personnel and has an operating budget of $199.7 million. The Irvine community features an array of entertainment and recreational opportunities, parks and open space, a nationally recognized school district, a vibrant business environment, and an exceptional quality of life that makes it one of the most desirable cities in which to live and work. THE DEPARTMENT Community Services The Community Services Department has developed over the City's history into an award winning mixture of programs and services. The Department employs 127 full-time and approximately 500 part-time personnel. Community Service programs/functions include Senior Services, Child, Youth, and Family Services, Animal Care, Recreation and Park Services and Operations, Orange County Great Park, Disability Services, Athletics, Aquatics, Fine Arts Center, Facility Reservations and Contract Classes, Development and Park Planning, Environmental and Open Space Programs, Administrative, Business and Support Services, Community Relations, Volunteer Coordination, Public Information and Special Events, and Transportation Services (TRIPS). The Department oversees development and maintenance of more than 700,000 square feet of high quality public facilities, creation of community and neighborhood park systems, and operation of existing parks and facilities, which includes: athletic fields and two aquatic centers, multiple community and neighborhood parks, senior centers, eight community centers, a fine arts center, an adventure playground, a nature center, an animal care center and a skate park. The Community Services Department vision is to create a lasting contribution to the health and well-being of the community. The Department's mission is to provide exceptional service, innovative programs, and diverse cultural experiences in vibrant and sustainable spaces. SELECTION PROCESS The selection process may include one or more of the following: application review and evaluation, online examination, performance test, written test, and/or oral interview examination. Questions asked during the selection process are based on the knowledge and abilities required to successfully perform the job. If you have a disability that requires accommodation during the selection process, please notify Human Resources at least two businessdays prior to the first phase of the selection process. Prior to appointment, the City of Irvine conducts a thorough background investigation. In addition, the successful candidate may be required to take and pass a post-offer medical examination, which may include drug screening by a physician to ensure their ability to perform assigned duties. The City of Irvine is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the City will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Part-time employees are employed "at will" and serve at the pleasure of the appointing authority. As such, their services can be discontinued without cause. Certain City operational budgets may not include funding for mandated CalPERS employer contributions; therefore, a qualified candidate who is a current member of CalPERS may be restricted from temporary/part-time employment with the City of Irvine. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Irvine Irvine, California, United States
Jan 23, 2019
Full Time
The City of Irvine seeks an accomplished professional to join the Information Technology division as a Senior GIS Analyst with anemphasis on application development. This is an excellent opportunity for a service-oriented candidate who enjoys sharing their technical expertise in a progressive and challenging team environment. Reporting to the GIS Supervisor, the Senior GIS Analyst will design and administrate the citywide integrated geographic information systems (GIS) and web-based application development. This person will provide a wide range of services and training to City departments in the use, design, procurement, and integration of database systems and software applications. The ideal candidate will possess a background in public-sector GIS operations, and utilize excellent written, verbal,and interpersonal skills to promoteGIS programsand foster collaborative working relationships with City staff and the public. Essential Duties and Responsibilities The following duties are normal for this position. These are not to be construed as exclusive or all-inclusive. Other duties may be required and assigned. Develops GIS applications for system users using advanced programming languages such as MS Visual Studio .NET or Java, JavaScript, HTML 5, and Python scripts. Creates custom GIS applications and designs geospatial scripts to automate processes. Writes, edits, installs, and verifies programs are debugged and providing the desired results. Performs spatial analysis. Serves as the GIS database administrator. Designs, organizes, maintains, and implements the integrity, performance, reliability, and security of the City's GIS database to meet departmental demands. Assures the most efficient use of GIS resources and delivery of services. Plans, organizes, and implements GIS projects and oversees the work of other staff and consultants on the projects. Assists internal customers in the preparation of requests and provides essential information regarding GIS data to meet their needs. Generates standard and custom products such as reports, maps, diagrams, exhibits, and displays using GIS and related equipment. Uses GIS software to make queries and perform informational analysis of location, relationships, trends, patterns, adjacency, containment, and proximity of complex features and data. Analyzes user database requirements. Develops applications to meet user needs. Creates, defines, and organizes relational tables to store information, and creates queries and reports to be converted into illustrative products. Provides technical support and resolves conflicts in assigned applications. Monitors program activities to maximize the quality and quantity of products. Determines effective presentation of information and selects appropriate cartographic elements, including map projection, scale, color, shading, symbols, and additional elements such as images, graphs, tables, and overlays. Evaluates new GIS software products. Designs, organizes, maintains, and enhances data layers, libraries, and geographic data. Manages directories to handle organizational data. Implements highly efficient, scalable infrastructures for data acquisition, transformation, and retrieval. Designs, develops, and supports on-line GIS programs including ArcGIS Online for efficient and effective retrieval of City GIS and related data. Manages and maintains relational databases using standard RDBMS technology of GIS software, such as SQL. Verifies database integrity. May be required to integrate GIS with other systems and databases. Prepares system documentation, training materials, and application user manuals. Develops and recommends GIS policy and procedures. Interprets complex information from recorded maps, land grants, deeds, and other data source documents and transposes using digital submittal, digitizing, or scanning methods into GIS files and/or related databases. Maintains knowledge of principles and practices of information systems management, including computer, network, and telecommunication systems and services. Keeps abreast of innovations in database design and related hardware/software matters. Acts as GIS advocate by promoting GIS throughout the City via training, tech talks, and demonstrations. Provides technical and functional supervision for lower level positions. Coordinates the work of consultants. Minimum Training and Experience Required to Perform Essential Job Functions Bachelor's degree in GIS, geography, information systems management, computer science, civil engineering, or related field, and four years of experience designing, implementing, and maintaining GIS databases and applications, or any combination of education and experience that provides equivalent knowledge, skills, and abilities. Supplemental Information CITY OF IRVINE The City of Irvine is located 40 miles southeast of Los Angeles and six miles from the ocean in Orange County, California. Irvine encompasses more than 66 square miles and has a current residential population of more than 267,000. Incorporated in 1971, Irvine is recognized as one of America's safest and most successful master-planned urban communities. Top-rated educational institutions, an enterprising business atmosphere, state-of-the-art transportation programs and systems, sound environmental stewardship, and respect for diversity all contribute to Irvine's enviable quality of life. The City is ideally located adjacent to John Wayne/Orange County Airport and close to many of Southern California's largest tourist attractions, numerous resorts, and some of the state's finest beaches. Irvine has also been recognized as one of America's Best Places to Live, according to Money Magazine. The City of Irvine also has the distinction of being one of the safest cities in the United States with a population of more than 250,000, based upon FBI statistics on violent crime. The City employs over 800 full-time and more than 700 part-time personnel and has an operating budget of $199.7 million. The Irvine community features an array of entertainment and recreational opportunities, parks and open space, a nationally recognized school district, a vibrant business environment, and an exceptional quality of life that makes it one of the most desirable cities in which to live and work. THE DEPARTMENT Administrative Services The Administrative Services Department is comprised of Human Resources, Fiscal Services, Budget & Strategic Business Planning, Administration, and Information Technology, which account for an annual budget of more than $9.1 million and a total staffing of more than 61 full-time employees. Under the direction and guidance of the Director of Administrative Services, Department staff support and maximize the operating departments' ability to deliver high quality services to the community by providing human resources, risk management, accounting, investments, treasury, payroll, information technology, budget and strategic planning, contract management, and purchasing services to the organization. SELECTION PROCESS The selection process may include one or more of the following: application review and evaluation, online examination, performance test, written test, and/or oral interview examination. Questions asked during the selection process are based on the knowledge and abilities required to successfully perform the job. If you have a disability that requires an accommodation during the selection process, please notify Human Resources at least 2 business days prior to the first phase of the selection process. Prior to appointment, the City of Irvine conducts a thorough background investigation. In addition, the successful candidate may be required to take and pass a post-offer medical examination, which may include drug screening by a physician to ensure their ability to perform assigned duties. This recruitment may establish an eligibility list to fill future vacancies in this classification. This recruitment may also be used to fill positions in similar and/or lower classifications within the organization. The City of Irvine is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the City will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. Closing Date/Time: 2/22/2019 5:00 PM Pacific
City of Irvine Irvine, California 92606, United States
Jul 14, 2018
Full Time
Questions? Call (949) 724-6781 or email hsmart@cityofirvine.org . The City of Irvine is seeking skilled and enthusiastic candidates with strong instructional skills to enhance our Community Services Contact Class offerings.   Typical COURSES will run 1 to 3 days a week, an hour a day and for multiple weeks. Courses are created quarterly. The City will have the option to continue course offerings subsequent quarters. This position is temporary contract without benefits.   Summer CAMPS will be held in the months of July and August. A typical camp runs 5 days a week, half day, and for one week. The City will have the option to continue camp offerings subsequent quarters. This position is temporary contract without benefits. Please consult the table by clicking on this LINK http://www.cityofirvine.org/jobs ​   for course date ranges and application deadlines: NOTE: you will need to click on the Contract Class Instructor​   link  to access the job bulletin. Essential Duties and Responsibilities Hold regular contract courses in a variety of locations as defined by contract Teach infants, children, teens and adults based on course focus/description Develop a course curriculum including course outline, description, lessons, checks for understanding and/or testing and all other related course materials for their proposed subject(s) Manage the classroom to ensure an optimum learning environment Assist in the promotion and marketing of contract courses Develop diverse and creative programming not currently offered by the City of Irvine   Job Requirements: Minimum Training and Experience Required to Perform Essential Job Functions Bachelor's degree in related field or equivalent knowledge/experience Some teaching or presentation experience Familiarity and experience working with a diverse populace City of Irvine Business License for courses held in Irvine Fingerprinting through the Irvine Police Department Insurance as defined by contract
City of Irvine Irvine, California, United States
Jan 30, 2019
Full Time
Questions? Call (949) 724-6781 or email hsmart@cityofirvine.org . The City of Irvine seeks skilled candidates with strong instructional skills to enhance our Community Services Contract Class offerings. Typical COURSES will take place 1-3 days a week, for 1-4 hours a day and will run for multiple weeks.Courses are created quarterly. The City will have the option to continue course offerings subsequent quarters. This position is temporary contract without benefits. Summercamps areto be held in the months of July and August. A typical camp runs5 days a week, half day, and for one week.The City will have the option to continue course offerings subsequent quarters. This position is temporary contract without benefits. Specific Areas of Interest: Immediate need for photography and fiber arts Second languages, such as Spanish, for early childhood (ages up to 5 years) Culturally based martial arts to complement current offerings Music and fitness for early childhood (ages up to 5 years) Adult health and wellness/fitness Senior (50+) focused classes in brain/mind fitness, fall prevention, balance, and computer instruction Programs held at specialized non-City facilities and facilities with specialized equipment the City does not own We are currently meeting the need for Tae Kwon Do (TKD),Kung Fu, Shotokan, STEM classes, kindergarten readiness, yoga (all ages), youth dance, financial literacy, and Pilates. Course proposals in those areas will not be considered. Please consult the table below for course date ranges andapplication deadlines: *Summer 2019 classes will be listed online only. **Timelines subject to change. Check back before submitting an application. Essential Duties and Responsibilities Hold regular contract courses in a variety of locations as defined by contract Teach infants, children, teens, and adults based on course focus/description Develop a course curriculum includingcourse outline, description, andlessons; check for understanding and/or testing; and all other relatedcourse materials for the proposed subject(s) Manage the classroom to ensure an optimum learning environment Assist in the promotion and marketing of contract courses Develop diverse and creative programming not currently offered by the City of Irvine Minimum Training and Experience Required to Perform Essential Job Functions Bachelor's degree in related field or equivalent knowledge/experience Some teaching or presentation experience Familiarity and experience working with a diverse populace City of Irvine Business License for courses held in Irvine Fingerprinting through the Irvine Police Department Insurance as defined by contract Supplemental Information City staff, as designated by the Director of Community Services, will review the proposals. Proposals will be considered for inclusion as a City-offered program through the contract class program and promoted in the City Inside IrvineGuide , provided all criteria listed below have been met: Course is not a duplication of an existingcourse or program that sufficiently meets demand Course does not pose an unreasonable safety risk to participant Coursetitle and subject matter are interpreted as an appropriate City Service consistent with the City's adopted policies,mission, goals, and strategic plans Registration revenues based on projected course attendance are anticipated to be sufficient to recover costs borne by City The City will not contract for courses that fall into any of the following: Courses that subject participants toinvestment advice, ventures that may pose financial risks or solicitation, and/or sell products orservices Courses that imply religious instruction, offer a religious-based program or service, and/orinferpractices or rituals Courses that promote alcohol, illegal drugs, drug or weapon products, paraphernalia, firearms, tobacco,gambling, and/or adult-oriented or sexually explicit materials Please review these guidelines before submitting a course proposal: Review our current quarter's Community Services Inside Irvine Guide to see if your proposed course is already being offered. You can view our brochure online at cityofirvine.org/insideirvine or pick up a current copy at one of our community centers or City Hall For fine arts, review our current quarter's Art Beat brochure to see if your proposed class is already being offered.You can view our brochure online at irvinefinearts.org or pick up a current copy at one of our community centers or City Hall Please note that workshops and courses cannot be designed to sell or recommend products from your business or promote your consulting or investingservices The revenue for courses held at City facilities is split 50/50 with the instructor, or as defined by contract. The City of Irvine cannot guarantee the number of courses, the number of students, or the amount of revenue that acourse may receive. This recruitment is not an offer for employment. An application is not a guarantee your proposal will be accepted. Closing Date/Time: Continuous