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.

14 job(s) at City of Irvine

City of Irvine Irvine, California, United States
Aug 08, 2018
Part Time
The City of Irvine seeks motivated and enthusiastic individuals with general recreation and athletics knowledge to assist with the implementation of various recreation, child services, physical fitness, athletic programs, and special events. These positions are Part-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 candidates have completed high school and possess one-two years ofexperience leading activities for school-aged youth in a recreation setting. APPLY NOW! This recruitment is continuous and will close when all vacancies are filled. For more information, please see the Community Services Leader I & II 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: Continuous
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
Aug 08, 2018
Full Time
Questions? Call (949) 724-6781 or email hsmart@cityofirvine.org . The City of Irvine seeks a skilled candidate with strong instructional skills to enhance our Community Services Contract Class offerings. Typical COURSES will run 1-3 days a week, 1-4 hours 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 to be held in the months of July and August. A typical camp runs five 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 in Fine Arts: Instructors in jewelry, printmaking and fiber arts Enrichment courses for children in Kindergarten to 6th grade (not STEM) High-Intensity Interval Training (HIIT) Balance and geriatric training to prevent falls Programs aimed at young adults ageds 18-30 Programs held at specialized non-city facilities; facilities with specialized equipment that the City does not own We are currently meeting the need for Tae Kwon Do (TKD), kindergarten readiness, yoga (all ages), youth dance, financial literacy and Pilates. Please consult the table below for course date ranges and application deadlines: *Summer 2018 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 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 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 Contract class proposals will be reviewed by City staff as designated by the Director of Community Services. Proposals will be considered for inclusion as a City-offered program through the contract class program and promoted in the City Activity Guide, provided all criteria listed below have been met: Course is not a duplication of an existing course or program that sufficiently meets demand Course does not pose an unreasonable safety risk to participants Course title 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 to investment advice, ventures that may pose financial risks or solicitation, and/or sell products or services Courses that imply religious instruction, offer a religious-based program or service, and/or infer practices 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 http://www.irvinequickreg.org or pick up a current copy at one of our community centers or City Hall For Fine Arts courses, 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 http://www.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 services 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 a course may receive. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Irvine Irvine, CA, USA
Nov 13, 2018
Full Time
Reporting to the GIS Supervisor, the Senior GIS Analyst will design and administrate the citywide integrated geographic information systems (GIS), as well as support mapping operations and other planning/engineering functions. 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. 
City of Irvine Irvine, California, United States
Nov 10, 2018
Full Time
Advance your forensics career by discovering and analyzing evidence with the Irvine Police Department. The City of Irvine seeks a Forensic Specialist I toperform non-sworn crime scene investigations involving the identification, collection, and preservation of physical evidence.Under general supervision, the Forensic Specialist I collects evidence, examines latent prints and documents crime scenes. Duties also include taking crime scene photographs, writing reports and gathering information from victims and witnesses. The ideal candidate will possess exemplary analytical skills, a keen attention to detail and demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication.Candidates completing a forensic academy or other crime scene investigation program are highly desired and encouraged to apply. The Crime Scene Investigation Unit operates 365 days a year and requires working various hours, overtime, rotating shifts and working holidays and weekends. Essential Duties and Responsibilities 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. Locates, identifies, collects, protects, preserves and analyzes materials and substances as evidence at crime scenes and other locations using a variety of specialized equipment and techniques. Develops and lifts latent prints; prepares and enters latent prints into CAL-ID computer system; compares latent prints. Collects and classifies other types of impression evidence. Records or visualizes physical or trace evidence through such photographic techniques as macro, micro, infrared, ultraviolet and alternate light sources. Prepares castings of tire, foot, tool and other types of impressions. Performs basic analysis of blood and other types of physical evidence. Documents crime scenes with photographs, video recordings, diagrams, and reports; searches criminal and court records and files. Takes various types of photographs of evidence, recovered property, and suspects, victims, prisoners and other persons; may prepare chemicals for latent print development; develops prints; downloads and prints digital photographs. Prepares evidence for courtroom presentation. Prepares and maintains a variety of records, reports and files including those regarding the detection, protection, collection and preservation of evidence at crime scenes. Interviews victims and witnesses to gather information about crime scenes; may interview and process arrestees to gather evidence. Communicates with law enforcement personnel and other City staff, attorneys, and members of the public. Additional Tasks and Responsibilities While the following tasks are necessary for the work of the unit, they are not an essential part of the purpose of this position and may also be performed by other unit members. Communicates information to others via use of police radios. Files and maintains latent print cards, photographs and negatives. Performs other duties as required. Minimum Training and Experience Required to Perform Essential Job Functions Completion of an Associate's degree in Criminal Justice, Criminology or related field with courses pertaining to Forensic Science or Crime Scene Investigation and three (3) years paid work experience in law enforcement supplemented by specialized training in Crime Scene Investigation, or any combination of education and experience that provides equivalent knowledge, skills and abilities. Must possess a valid California driver license. Certifications : A certificate of completion from a crime scene investigation program or forensic academy 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. 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, Mounted Unit, 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 will engage with our community through exemplary service and unparalleled professionalism, while employing a staff that reflects the growth and diversity of our community. We will commit to implementing the latest technology and best practices to meet the demands of modern policing. We will invest in the success of the men and women of the Irvine Police Department by providing unrivaled opportunities for training, advancement and personal growth. 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, 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: 11/30/2018 5:00 PM Pacific
City of Irvine Irvine, California, United States
Nov 07, 2018
Full Time
The City of Irvine seeks an experiencedAssociate Engineer to join the Signal Maintenance section of the Public Works Department. The Associate Engineer will perform professional engineering tasks that include contract administration; coordinate the purchase of equipment, materials and supplies; review plans and specifications; provide first line customer service; and conducttraffic studiesto ensurecompliance with applicable Federal, State, and County standards. The ideal candidate has a Bachelor's degree in Engineering with at least three years of experience in transportation related engineering, traffic signal modification design and repair or working within a traffic signal maintenance operation. This individual works in a fast-paced environment and simultaneously manages, researches, and develops multiple projects. Experience with service contracts and material procurement processes is highly desirable. This individual must have strong written and verbal communication and customer service skills to work closely with other City departments, developers and government agencies. The first oral interviews are tentatively scheduled for December 12, 2018 . Invitations will be sent via email once the details are finalized. Please save the date. 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. • Performs technical engineering reviews of plans, specifications, studies, and reports for the construction, alteration, and/or maintenance of roads, storm drainage systems, sidewalks, bikeways, traffic intersections, signing/striping, traffic signalization, or other related projects. • Administers multiple engineering projects and may manage complex construction and design projects. • Prepares and/or reviews the computation of engineering calculations for various construction design features in order to detect potential problems and determine appropriate solutions. • Prepares cost estimates and develops engineering plan and design criteria. Assists in the preparation of contract documents. • Prepares proposal specifications and verifies plans and specifications for accuracy and compliance to standards and regulations. • Participates in project development including definition of scope, confirmation of budget, generation of plans and specifications, coordination of the bidding process, and recommends approval/award of project. • Interprets and applies complex and frequently-changing data, policies and procedures, laws, regulations and City ordinances in administering contracts and purchasing-related duties. • Develops and recommends traffic timing plans to synchronize the City's traffic signal system. • May operate the City's Intelligent Transportation System computers. • Gathers traffic and other related data. • Reviews and/or prepares correspondence, memoranda's, project final reports, and technical advisory reports. • Provides engineering assistance to citizen committees and commissions. Provides technical assistance to other agencies or departments. • Assists in the preparation of City ordinances, resolutions and engineering manuals. • Manages engineering, maintenance, traffic signal, rehabilitation, and construction contracts, including the preparation and monitoring of project budgets, expenditures, and change orders. • Responds to written, telephone, and in-person inquiries from citizens, developers, contractors, builders, and other individuals. Minimum Training and Experience Required to Perform Essential Job Functions Bachelor's degree in Engineering or related field with three years professional engineering experience, or any combination of education and experience that provides equivalent knowledge, skills and abilities. A valid California Driver's license is required. Professional registration as a Civil Engineer in the State of California or E.I.T. 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 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: 11/26/2018 5:00 PM Pacific
City of Irvine Irvine, California, United States
Nov 01, 2018
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 258,000. 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 the America's Best Cities to Live, according to Money Magazine in 2014. 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 almost 800 full-time and more than 500 part-time personnel and has an operating budget of $191.7 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 226 and 212 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 will engage with our community through exemplary service and unparalleled professionalism, while employing a staff that reflects the growth and diversity of our community. We will commit to implementing the latest technology and best practices to meet the demands of modern policing. We will invest in the success of the men and women of the Irvine Police Department by providing unrivaled opportunities for training, advancement and personal growth. 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 26, 2018
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. APPLY NOW! This recruitment is continuous and will close when all vacancies are filled. For more information, please see the Community Services Leader II & III 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: Continuous
City of Irvine Irvine, California, United States
Aug 08, 2018
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
Nov 03, 2018
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 . 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: 11/21/2018 5:00 PM Pacific
City of Irvine Irvine, California, United States
Oct 24, 2018
Full Time
The City of Irvine seeks an Associate Plan Check Engineer or Senior Plan Check Engineer to perform a full range of professional structural engineering tasks. Under minimal supervision, the Plan Check Engineerwill work closely with consultants and citizens for technical assistance and review construction documents of buildings for compliance with State Title 24 codes. The selected candidate may assist in the development of new policies/procedures related to the building plan checks and provide technical guidance to other professional and technical staff. The ideal candidate will possess: Professional experience as a plan check engineer with extensive structural plan check experience. Ability to perform engineering fieldwork to ensure compliance with applicable codes, laws, regulations and acceptable engineering practices. Team player mentality with outstanding customer service skills. Excellent oral and written communication skills. This is a flexibly staffed classification series in the Community Development Department. Positions may be filled at either level, at the discretion of the Department Director, based upon the responsibility/complexity of the duties of the position and the level of expertise of the candidate, and depending upon the current needs of the department. Associate Plan Check Engineer Salary: $34.50 - $54.24 Hourly $5,980.00 - $9,401.60 Monthly $71,760.00 - $112,819.20 Annually Senior Plan Check Engineer Salary: $40.21 - $63.25 Hourly $6,969.73 - $10,963.33 Monthly $83,636.80 - $131,560.00 Annually 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. Associate: Performs preliminary plan review of single and multiple-story structures and commercial, industrial, and residential developments. Reviews and approves building plans; analyzes routine buildings and structures and reviews their structural, mechanical, plumbing and electrical systems for code and City of Irvine ordinance compliance. Researches or reviews project final reports, correspondence, memoranda, and technical advisory reports; interprets building codes and ordinances; approves applications for permits; reviews geo-technical and geological reports and grading plans; performs plan check function with other agencies, organizations, or City departments. May prepare cost estimates and develop engineering plan and design criteria; prepares miscellaneous reports, documents and correspondence. Senior: In addition to the Associate level duties: • Provides leadership and technical oversight to other engineers. May also assist in the supervision of section staff and activities, including budget development/monitoring and employee performance assessment. • Performs highly advanced preliminary plan review of single and multiple-story structures and commercial, industrial, and residential developments. Reviews and approves building plans. • Analyzes complex buildings and structures and review their structural, mechanical, plumbing and electrical systems for code and City of Irvine ordinance compliance. • Directs, researches, or prepares project final reports, correspondence, memoranda, and technical advisory reports. • Resolves problems associated with building codes, grading requirementsand City ordinances; provides engineering assistance to citizens; provides technical assistance to other agencies or departments. • Interprets building and grading codes and ordinances. •Approves applications for permits; reviews and approves geo-technical and geological reports and grading plans; prepares proposal specifications and verifies plans and specifications for accuracy. •Updates City Grading Manual and Grading ordinances; performs plan check function with other agencies, organizations, or City departments. Additional Tasks and Responsibilities While the following tasks are necessary for the work of the unit, they are not an essential part of the purpose of this position and may also be performed by other unit members. • Performs general administrative functions such as typing, copying, filing, faxing, and data entry. • Conducts related research. Prepares cost estimates. Develops engineering plan and design criteria. • Prepares miscellaneous reports, documents and correspondence. Minimum Training and Experience Required to Perform Essential Job Functions Bachelor degree in Civil or Structural Engineering or related field with three (3) to five (5) years professional engineering or plan review experience, or any combination of education and experience that provides equivalent knowledge, skills and abilities. A valid California Driver's license. Registration issued by the State of California as a Professional Civil/Structural Engineer or Architect. Certification by the International Code Council as a Plans Examiner will be required within six months of appointment. Desired : Certified Access Specialist (CASP) 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 Community Development The goal of the Community Development Department is to ensure that community values are reflected in the physical environment. The department focuses on planning and implementing standards that maintain the City's high quality of life as the City continues to develop and mature. The City encourages a balance of safe and inviting residential communities, vibrant commercial centers, and varied manufacturing and employment opportunities. The Department consists of three divisions: Planning and Development Services The Planning and Development Services Division is responsible for providing support to the community by interpreting and implementing the General Plan and Zoning Ordinance as adopted by the City Council. This consists of processing applications for land development (e.g. Conditional Use Permits, Tentative Tract Maps and Master Plans) including environmental assessment, landscaping review and sign requests. It is also responsible for annexations, advance planning, inter-agency and regional planning. Neighborhood Services The Neighborhood Services Division focuses on neighborhood conservation and enhancement by administering programs to proactively and comprehensively address the issues facing Irvine as it ages. The division administers Affordable Housing, Community Development Block Grant, Residential Rehabilitation, Real Estate, and Code Enforcement programs with a neighborhood-based and collaborative focus. The division also works with community stakeholders to develop strategies and initiatives to ensure Irvine's neighborhoods remain safe, vibrant, and flourishing well into the future. Building and Safety The Building and Safety Division administers and enforces all building codes and ordinances adopted by the City. This includes field inspections, plan checking and permit issuance for new construction. The Building and Safety division also includes the City's Permit, Plan Check, Inspection, and the Water Quality/NPDES program. The Department operates a Permit Processing Center designed to expedite the permit approval process. 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: 11/16/2018 5:00 PM Pacific
City of Irvine Irvine, California, United States
Aug 08, 2018
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
Nov 14, 2018
Full Time
The City of Irvine seeks an accomplished professional to join the Information Technology division as a Senior GIS Analyst. 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), as well as support mapping operations and other planning/engineering functions. 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. 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. Trains and assists GIS users in analysis, design, and procurement of database systems and software applications. 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. Develops GIS applications for system users using advanced programming languages such as MS Visual Studio .NET, Java, HTML 5, and Python scripts to create custom GIS applications using ArcGIS and other development tools. Writes, edits, installs, and verifies programs are debugged and providing the desired results. Performs spatial analysis. 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. Performs GIS programming duties. Develops, writes, and edits programs for accessing, maintaining, and linking to 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. Maintains knowledge of urban planning procedures and principles of civil engineering, surveying, and mapping. 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: 11/26/2018 5:00 PM Pacific
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. This is a continuous recruitment and interested applicants should submitan application as soon as possible. This recruitment may close at any time without notice. The first review of applications will begin on Monday, October 1. 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. Operate vehicle and safely transport seniors and persons with disabilities to destinations. Inspect vehicles prior to operation and perform basic safety and preventive maintenance functions. Provide safe door-to-door transportation service and assist elderly and passengers with disabilities on and off wheelchair accessible vehicles. Minimal physical assistance to passengers is required. Prepare, complete and submit daily reports, driver manifests and accident/incident reports when appropriate and email correspondence. Responsible for cleaning and washing vehicle's interior and exterior; fuel vehicle daily after routes. Ability to successfully complete the following pre-employment examinations: Class B physical, DOT substance/alcohol exam, back x-ray and driving examination. Minimum Training and Experience Required to Perform Essential Job Functions Completion of High School or equivalent 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. Valid Class B driver's license with passenger endorsement required. Must provide a current DMV printout demonstrating a safe driving record with application. Ability to safely operate 17-passenger van, equipped for wheelchairs. Ability to listen and respond to public's need for information and assistance in a courteous manner. Sincere interest and experience working with seniors and persons with disabilities. A good work ethic, positive attitude and ability to work as a member of a team. Ability to communicate clearly and professionally in person, correspondence and over radio equipment. Knowledge of appropriate and lawful driving standards, emergency procedures and vehicle maintenance. Good knowledge of Irvine and Orange County roadways. Ability to lift up to 50 lbs on occasion. Ability to push, pull, lean, stoop and bend in the performance of various job duties and responsibilities. Please Note: If hired, random drug and/or alcohol testing is conducted as a part of employment. 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