City of Maricopa

The City of Maricopa, a community with a “Proud History and a Prosperous Future,” is strategically connected to metro Phoenix and the central Arizona region and is located just 20 minutes from Phoenix and 35 minutes from Sky Harbor Airport.

 

Maricopa became Arizona’s 88th City when it was incorporated in October of 2003. Since then, hyper-growth transformed the City from less than 5,000 residents into a bustling population of over 48,000. Maricopa is approximately 43 square miles, with a planning area of 233 square miles.

 

Historically an agricultural community, Maricopa’s business base has translated those ties into the aggrotech, renewable energy and research and development fields.

 

The average household income in Maricopa is $75,000; this is among the highest in the state of Arizona and approximately 88% of adult residents have some post-high school education, and 47% hold a bachelor’s degree or graduate degree.

 

Maricopa’s housing affordability, quality of life and family-oriented atmosphere continues to attract newcomers who enjoy full-service public safety departments, a City library, public schools and charter schools, two City parks, a state of the art multi-generational recreation facility, retail, and entertainment.

 

Mission: The City of Maricopa will be open, responsive, and accountable while serving the public with integrity.

 

Our 2040 Vision for the City of Maricopa is to remain a family friendly, vibrant community that offers diverse opportunities in culture, technology, education, business, entrepreneurship, transportation, entertainment, and recreation for all ages. To become a close-knit community of committed leaders, engaged citizens, and diverse partners with pride in our history, and a shared vision for a prosperous future.

 

Our intent is to recruit, select, and retain highly competent and diverse employees who embrace the City’s vision and iSTAR values, which are listed below.

  • Integrity: We are honest, transparent, and demonstrate ethical leadership.
  • Service: We approach our jobs with a focus on quality, a positive attitude, and responsive, efficient and flexible.
  • Teamwork: We are loyal, hard-working, effective communicators who maintain a positive work environment.
  • Accountability: We are committed, knowledgeable, and innovative.
  • Respect: We appreciate diversity, are open-minded, and compassionate.

Please visit our Jobs Available Board to review the current positions available or complete a Job Interest Card and it will automatically notify you when a position becomes available.

10 job(s) at City of Maricopa

City of Maricopa, AZ Maricopa, AZ, USA
Nov 09, 2017
Full Time
General Summary Salary being offered: $50,752 - $56,079 * (appointment generally made at the minimum salary range, depending on qualifications and current salary) Plus excellent benefit package Open until filled - First Review - Thursday, November 16, 2017 at 5:00 p.m., or when a sufficient number of qualified applications have been received. The City of Maricopa 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. GENERAL SUMMARY Provides professional level procurement of a variety of commodities, supplies, equipment and services. Work includes reviewing purchasing requests, talking to vendors and department officials, processing purchase orders, verifying budgets, and advising departments. * Under Review Essential Duties & Responsibilities The intent of this job description is to provide a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities performed by incumbents of this job. Employees may be requested to perform job-related tasks other than those specifically presented in this description. Prepares purchase orders through a computerized system and places orders for the purchase of goods and services. Writes and evaluates specifications and invitations to bid in conjunction with requesting City departments. Develop and maintain contract, bidders', inventory, and surplus manifests Researches product lines, prices, product sources, product sources, and other relevant purchasing information. Obtains price quotes from vendors and compares quotes with the specifications and availability of items. Reviews purchase orders, requisitions, and receiving documentation for completeness, accuracy, compliance with existing policies and procedures; contact departmental personnel to obtain needed information. Organizes, updates, and retains product information files, purchase order records, contracts, and solicitation records. Provides guidance and technical assistance to department staff regarding the purchasing process, such as writing specifications, delivering training on the purchasing process, and explaining City policies and procedures. Performs related work as required Minimum and Preferred Entrance Qualifications MINIMUM ENTRANCE QUALIFICATIONS Education and Experience At least two (2) years of relevant college-level or an Associate's degree from an accredited college or university in business or public administration or related field, plus four (4) years' experience as a buyer or purchasing specialist. OR A bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in business or public administration or a related field, plus two (2) years' experience as a buyer or purchasing specialist Any equivalent combination of training, education, and experience that provides the required skills, knowledge and abilities PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS Licenses or Certifications Certification by the National Institute of Governmental Purchasers (NGIP) as a Certified Public Purchasing Officer (CPPO) or certified Public Purchasing Buyer (CPPB). Competencies for Successful Performance of Job Duties Knowledge of: Principles and practices of centralized purchasing Principles, practices, and theories of governmental purchasing contracts to include but not limited to RFP's, IFB's and RSOQ's Common business practices relating to the purchase, pricing, terms, shipment, taxes, and payment for commodities and services. Skill in: Performing general math calculations, and creating moderately complex mathematical formulas. Use of computer-based accounting and purchasing systems. MUNIS experience is preferred. Performing a variety of duties, often changing from one task to another of a different nature Ability: Apply analytical judgment and decision-making abilities to the purchasing process Communicate effectively with department staff and vendors in stressful and potentially negative circumstances requiring high levels of tact. Write in a clear and concise manner in reports, correspondence, and memoranda at a college level. Read and interpret legal documents, contracts, policies and procedures, City codes at a college level. Prioritize to meet schedules, and deadlines of the work. The work environment and exposures described here are representative of those an employee may encounter while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
City of Maricopa, AZ Maricopa, AZ, USA
Oct 11, 2017
Full Time
General Summary Open Until Filled Salary being offered: $49,513 - $68,254 (appointment generally made at the minimum salary range, depending on qualifications) Are you tired of paper plans, paper applications, or just paper in general? Are you technology inclined, efficiently minded, and know there has to be a better way! Welcome to the City of Maricopa, one of, if not the first totally digital City's in America in the following areas; Permitting, Plan Review, Planning, Engineering, Inspections, Fire Inspection, Business Licenses, Code Enforcement, Applications and Payments, etc. If you would like to see how efficiency and transparency are supposed to work, please apply for our Plans Examiner - Building Inspector position. City of Maricopa current observes a 4/10 work schedule 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday - Thursday. The City of Maricopa 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. Management's vision is "to be open, responsive, and accountable while serving the public with integrity." Job Description The following duties are normal for this position. The omission of specific statements of the duties does not exclude them from the classification if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment for this position. Other duties may be required, assigned, and expected commensurate with the administrative needs the city. General Purpose Performs professional plans examination work and building inspections to ensure compliance with building, mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and energy codes, and zoning ordinance. Works under the supervision of the Building Plan Review Supervisor or other supervisory or management staff as assigned. Essential Duties & Responsibilities Essential Duties are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills. They are intended to be accurate summaries of what the job classification involves and what is required to perform it. Employees are responsible for all other duties as assigned. Examines plans and specifications for single and multi-family dwellings to determine compliance with the provisions of the City's building, mechanical, electrical, energy and plumbing codes, and zoning ordinance. Identifies defects or inadequacies; prepares plan check correction reports and require that corrections be made to meet the requirements of pertinent City codes. Approves plans that comply; approves permits for construction. Examines plans for residential swimming pools, patio covers and decks; accepts plans and issues permits. Inspects structural, electrical, plumbing, and mechanical installations to ensure work substantially complies with City codes, Zoning Ordinance, and other applicable regulations and reviewed plans and specifications. Requires corrections to be made when deficiencies are discovered and assists builders and owners in determining how such corrections may be made to achieve code conformance. Approves alternate methods or materials for code compliance within the scope of authority delegated by the Building Official. Investigates alleged violations of the City's codes and related ordinances. Inspect damaged or dilapidated buildings for safety; conduct inspection on fire damaged buildings; determine extent of damage for safety, and required permits for repairs; prepare and file reports. Prepares paperwork needed to process and issue permits. Responds to questions and advise architects, inspectors, engineers and the public regarding all codes and zoning ordinance; may advise building inspectors of unusual design, construction, or installations. Reviews specifications and other exhibits for compliance with acceptance criteria; accepts eligible submittals for the plan review process. Classifies and logs new projects for plan check; creates plan check, project and site data files on automated permit system; enters permit data into the system; revises data as project status and details change. Identifies expired plan check files requiring notification. Other duties as assigned. Minimum and Preferred Entrance Qualifications Minimum Qualifications An Associate's degree or technical certification in a building or construction related field. Five (5) years' experience in related field plus two (2) years' experience as a Plans Examiner to include one (1) year in commercial plans examination or two (2) years' experience as a permit technician or a similar position in a plan review and permitting environment. Current certification as a Plans Examiner or equivalent education and experience. Valid Arizona driver's license. Preferred Qualifications: Previous public sector experience Any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience, which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job, may be substituted for evaluation at the discretion of city management. Competencies for Successful Performance of Job Duties Knowledge of: Federal, state, and local ordinances, regulations and codes Skills required: Operation of a personal computer including job-related software applications (Microsoft office and Outlook) that apply to the work performed Initiative and independent judgment as it relates to minor code issues Ability to: Establish and maintain effective working relationships with citizens, business owners, city management and co-workers Work patiently and tactfully with a diverse customer environment
City of Maricopa, AZ Maricopa, AZ, USA
Jul 12, 2017
Part Time
General Summary Position available that Specialize in Senior/Adult/Youth Fitness Programs The City of Maricopa 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. Management's vision is "to be open, responsive and accountable while serving the public with integrity." Job Description The following duties are normal for this position. The omission of specific statements of the duties does not exclude them from the classification if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment for this position. Other duties may be required, assigned, and expected commensurate with the administrative needs of a newly incorporated city. This is an FLSA Non-Exempt position. Position may be in the following areas: Fitness Instructor Senior/Adult Fitness Programs Youth Sports Essential Duties & Responsibilities Essential Duties are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills. They are intended to be accurate summaries of what the job classification involves and what is required to perform it. Employees are responsible for all other duties as assigned. Setting up for program activities and serving as an on-site instructor. Maintaining facilities and equipment. Producing curriculum and lesson plans for programs. Performing unskilled clerical work and other duties relating to conducting programs. Monitoring use of City owned equipment and reporting any damaged or unsafe equipment to the facility manager. Observing and actively instructing activities. Assisting in maintaining order in compliance with established rules. Providing routine information on facility rules and division activities to participants and the general public. Assist with daily housekeeping duties in program areas. Collaborating with program manager to secure facilities, produce class descriptions and establish needs for classes offered. Other duties as assigned. Minimum and Preferred Entrance Qualifications Minimum Qualifications This position requires the applicant to be eighteen (18) years or older. In some cases the position may require additional certifications. Fitness and health instructors must have a nationally recognized group fitness and or personal training certificate. Position requires working flexible hours and availability for weekend, evening and holiday work. Must have the following or be able to obtain the following within four (4) months of hire date: Silver Sneaker Certified Certified Personal Trainer Certified Group Fitness Trainer Preferred Qualifications: First Aid and CPR certification Certification in area of Expertise Any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience that provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job, may be substituted for Preferred Qualifications at the discretion of the hiring authority. Competencies for Successful Performance of Job Duties Knowledge of: Recreational activities Area of expertise Skills required: Meet and deal tactfully and effectively with the public Working with youth Perform simple mathematical calculations and perform multiple duties simultaneously Communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing Establish and maintain effective working relationships Customer Service Skills Abilities: Physical movement
City of Maricopa, AZ Maricopa, AZ, USA
Jul 12, 2017
Part Time
General Summary These position will be for Swim Lesson Instructor, Water Aerobics Instructor ($16.92 per hour), and Water Safety Instructor ((Swim Coach) $12.02 per hour) they are part of our summer seasonal staff and will not begin until late May for a season that starts in April. The season is from April 10th to October 31st. Due to the high level of interest, we are unable to respond to individual job applicants. The City of Maricopa 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. Management's vision is "to be open, responsive and accountable while serving the public with integrity." Job Description The following duties are normal for this position. The omission of specific statements of the duties does not exclude them from the classification if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment for this position. Other duties may be required, assigned, and expected commensurate with the administrative needs of a newly incorporated city. This is an FLSA-Non-Exempt position. Position may be in the following areas: Personal Trainer Fitness Instructor Swim Team Coach Lifeguard Instructor Water Safety Instructor Trainer Enrichment Class Instructor Music, Piano, Violin, Trumpet, etc. Dance Cooking Sewing, Quilting, Knitting, etc. Any other specialty that you may provide Sports Instructors Massage Therapist Essential Duties & Responsibilities Essential Duties are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills. They are intended to be accurate summaries of what the job classification involves and what is required to perform it. Employees are responsible for all other duties as assigned. Setting up for program activities and serving as an on-site instructor. Maintaining facilities and equipment. Producing curriculum and lesson plans for programs. Performing unskilled clerical work and other duties relating to conducting programs. Monitoring use of City owned equipment and reporting any damaged or unsafe equipment to the facility manager. Observing and actively instructing activities. Assisting in maintaining order in compliance with established rules. Providing routine information on facility rules and division activities to participants and the general public. Assist with daily housekeeping duties in program areas. Collaborating with program manager to secure facilities, produce class descriptions and establish needs for classes offered. Other duties as assigned. Minimum and Preferred Entrance Qualifications Minimum Qualifications This position requires the applicant to be eighteen (18) years or older. In some cases the position may require additional certifications. Fitness and health instructors must have a nationally recognized group fitness and or personal training certificate. Position requires working flexible hours and availability for weekend, evening and holiday work. Preferred Qualifications: First Aid and CPR certification Certification in area of Expertise Any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience that provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job, may be substituted for Preferred Qualifications at the discretion of the hiring authority. Competencies for Successful Performance of Job Duties Knowledge of: Recreational activities Area of expertise Skills required: Meet and deal tactfully and effectively with the public Working with youth Perform simple mathematical calculations and perform multiple duties simultaneously Communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing Establish and maintain effective working relationships Customer Service Skills Abilities: Physical movement
City of Maricopa Maricopa, Arizona 85139, United States
Feb 16, 2017
Full Time
Essential Duties are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills.  They are intended to be accurate summaries of what the job classification involves and what is required to perform it.  Employees are responsible for all other duties as assigned. Performs economic development and support work to broaden the City's retail, commercial, and industrial base. Works closely with the Arizona Department of Commerce, Greater Phoenix Economic Council (GPEC), Maricopa Chamber of Commerce, and other strategic alliance partners to support and promote the City to various business clients. Assists the Department Director of Economic Development in representing the City on economic development boards and committees; prepares reports on economic development and redevelopment activities for administration, advisory boards, and City Council; serves as City liaison to citizen committees, non-profit organizations, special interest groups, and neighborhood groups concerning economic development issues and problems; makes presentations to these groups as assigned. Influences and builds relationships with prospects, consultants, company decision makers, and media information sources; solicits development proposals from private development companies; establishes and strengthens relationships with local businesses. Evaluates projects utilizing cost/benefit analysis, fiscal and economic impact and relevant multiplier factors. Assists potential new business in site selection; coordinates key activities to facilitate the location process. Generates complex queries in existing databases and researches lists of existing and prospective businesses for the purposes of attraction, retention efforts and lead generation. Updates, designs, and edits a variety of promotional/marketing materials for the purposes of business attraction and retention; develops and maintains files, records, databases, listings, and other reference materials used to recruit and retain businesses, including business trends, demographic profiles, and related materials. Conducts statistical and analytical research on economic and development issues and identify information needed to conduct studies from varying sources including but not limited to databases, field investigations, publications, government reports and records, department files and personal interviews; analyze data pertaining to development, land use, demographic conditions, and future projections; identifies trends and/or develops projections; prepares research reports and present information as requested. Experience event planning, design, and production while managing all project delivery elements within time limits Responds to requests for information from business prospects, clients, and residents. Other duties as assigned. Job Requirements: Minimum Qualifications Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in urban planning, economic development, marketing, public or business administration, or a related field.  Three (3) years of progressively responsible experience in an economic development, marketing, business attraction and/or development research, community development planning, or a related field. Significant experience in marketing, brand development, and promotional material creation.  Valid Arizona Operator's Driver's License.    Preferred Qualifications Two (2) years' experience in an economic development environment in a municipal setting; The ability to speak a second language; and Designation as a Certified Economic Developer (CEcD). Any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience that provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job, may be substituted for Preferred Qualifications at the discretion of the hiring authority. Knowledge of: Principles, procedures and strategies of economic development in a government environment, demographic-economic trends, and forecasting Marketing and research methods, principles and procedures Statistical and financial analysis and presentation Computer software and applications related to database development and maintenance Project administration Customer service principles Skills required: Planning, organizing, preparing, presenting and defending reports and studies Making complex decisions and interpretation in accordance with established rules, policies and procedures Problem-solving and decision making Research, analysis, and the preparation of recommendations to management Group facilitation Computer software including word processing, spreadsheet and database applications Communication, interpersonal skills as applied to interaction with coworkers, supervisor, the general public, etc. sufficient to exchange or convey information and to receive work direction. 
City of Maricopa Maricopa, Arizona 85139, United States
Feb 16, 2017
Full Time
Essential Duties are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills.  They are intended to be accurate summaries of what the job classification involves and what is required to perform it.  Employees are responsible for all other duties as assigned.   Serves as a grant coordinator for all municipal grant proposals, applications, and compliance which may include internal and external audits. Assists in analysis and problem solving by reconciling the general ledger, reviewing and developing accounting and internal control policies, assisting in special projects, performing budget analysis and providing recommendations. Researches eligible funding sources including federal, state and local; stays current with available funding sources, and analyzes them to identify potential funding for specific projects and programs. Assists the Financial Services Department with planning city-wide grants budget. Processes accounting work by creating and posting journal entries to general ledger based on supporting documentation, preparing tax reports, reconciling bank statements, and compiling financial statements. Notifies the operating department and provides the operating departments with the grant application and any other documentation applicable to the financial performance of the grant.  Reconciles all grant expenditures and revenues that have been recorded to the final grant close out report that has been submitted to the granting agency. Compiles, writes, edits, and presents grant applications. Reviews grant proposals and applications prepared by other city departments for completeness, accuracy, and timeliness Manages sub-recipients and recipients of funding to ensure successful grant awards and grant compliance, coordinates the grants with program staff from grant award to closeout. Prepares the annual Schedule of Expenditures of Federal Awards (SEFA schedule) required as part of the City's annual independent audit; responds and develops systems to address any audit findings. Assists with the preparation of the City's Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR). Plans, administers, and coordinates the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and other Housing and Urban Development (HUD) related federal grants and housing and redevelopment programs. Meets with staff, the public, other agencies, commissions, elected official and other groups; represents the City and Financial Services Department to community groups, government officials, professional organizations, and businesses. Makes presentations to grantors and other groups as required Completes a grant reimbursement requests at least quarterly: reconciles all accounts on grant funds. Reviews all purchases prior to submitting the reimbursement requests to ensure requests are for authorized purchases per the grant requirements. Reviews and updates City Grants Policies and Procedures on a yearly basis. Prepares and sends out a grant report to operating departments that have active grants. Submits all grant applications for the City of Maricopa, assists departments in preparing council staff summary reports relating to grant matters Answers staff questions regarding grant agreements, grant-related paperwork, guidelines, city grant procedures, reimbursements and performance reports through the funding agencies Attends grant workshops and conferences to ensure coordination and communication between all parties as it relates to grant compliance and financial management Verifies documents to ensure grant related clauses, certifications and conditions are met Serves as the City's liaison with federal, state, local, private funding sources or community partners Performs pre-award analysis to ensure that departments will have the budget capacity and personnel to accommodate grants' financial and compliance requirements. Establishes and maintains effective working relationships with all departments and the general public. Monitors acquisition and disposal of grant related assets to ensure compliance with grant requirements. Other duties assigned by management Job Requirements: Minimum Qualifications   Bachelor's degree in Public Administration, Accounting or related field; four (4) years professional-level experience performing highly responsible grant accounting and administration, including coordinating, pursuing funding, managing grants and maintaining general ledger accounts. Considerable knowledge and responsible experience in the principles, practices, and techniques of governmental grant research, writing and monitoring, with strong written and verbal communication skills, and the ability to create reports and keep records.   Considerable knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and fund accounting required.   Preferred Qualifications   The successful applicant will have a strong understanding of the grant life cycle process including practical experience in government grants with demonstrable success in researching, writing, obtaining, and monitoring grants. Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and possession of a current Grant Professional Credential from Grant Professional Certification Institute are preferred but not required.   Any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience that provide the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job, may be substituted for Preferred Qualifications at the discretion of the hiring authority. Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Knowledge The administration, principles, and techniques of governmental budgeting, budgetary control, governmental accounting, monitoring, and auditing. Understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and fund accounting. Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) pronouncements. Federal, State, County and City laws, codes and ordinances relating to grant awards. The availability of grants, grant applications, grant accounting including OMB Circulars, grant proposals, and administration processes, practices, principles, and procedures. Accounting procedures, including general ledger, budget, and assets; City organization, operations, policies, and procedures. Grant policies and regulations applicable to various funding agencies. Skills Required Assembling data and preparing analysis with recommendations. Keeping abreast of the grant program, identifying grant sources, determining eligibility, completing grant applications, and administering grant programs including reports and audit requirements. Reviewing and analyzing a variety of financial records and reports necessary to document the receipt, allocation, and distribution of funds in a government setting. Working under pressure of deadlines, and establishing and maintaining cooperative working relationships with employees, officials, other agencies and the general public. Effective oral and written communication. The operation of a personal computer including job-related software applications such as Microsoft Office Suite, specifically Excel, Word, and PowerPoint; along with knowledge of various accounting software. Ability To Work independently with minimal supervision. Prepare and maintain a variety of accounting systems including but not limited to general ledger, fixed assets, and accounting systems. Prepare and review computer input data for monthly financial reports. Prepare annual financial statements, budgets and requisitions. Determine eligibility for a variety of grant proposals; Coordinate and participate in the development of grant applications; Coordinate and participate in the preparation of grant compliance reports; Comprehend and make inferences from legal and administrative written materials; Prepare and align multi-year projections with City's operating budget to sustain level of match required for pursued grants; Monitor budgets through analysis of grant financial data utilizing general ledger accounts; Record financial data and prepare financial reports and projections for use in in-depth analysis of grant funding needs; Prepare and post journal entries and maintain general ledger accounts Speak in public; Conduct research; Monitor and evaluate sub-recipient agreements and evaluate financial information prepared by non-profit organizations. 
City of Maricopa, AZ Maricopa, AZ, USA
Nov 03, 2017
Full Time
General Summary This is a grant funded position through the Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) grant. This recruitment is to establish an eligibility list only of candidates pending the grant award announcement at the end of the month It is a 40 hour a week position, with full benefits and Arizona State Retirement (ASRS). The first review of candidates will be Wednesday , November 22, 2017, at 12:00 p.m., or when a sufficient number of qualified applications have been received. Due to the high level of interest, we are unable to respond to individual job applicants. The City of Maricopa 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. Job Description The following duties are normal for this position. The omission of specific statements of the duties does not exclude them from the classification if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment for this position. Other duties may be required, assigned, and expected commensurate with the administrative needs of the city. General Purpose Under limited supervision, coordinates a variety of Victim Assistance and community service programs and activities including crisis response training and community education and awareness programs. Working as a liaison between the police department and the Maricopa City Prosecutor to ensure quality and functional assistance to crime victims. Essential Duties & Responsibilities Essential Duties are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills. They are intended to be accurate summaries of what the job classification involves and what is required to perform it. Employees are responsible for all other duties as assigned. Documents and manages case files Compiles data, reports and correspondence related to the Victim Services Program Provide advocacy services and support to victims of interpersonal violence, stalking and sexual assault or abuse and their children. Provides emotional support and education to victims about the dynamics of domestic violence and sexual assault while providing resources and referrals for long term care. Assist victims in filling out and filing protective orders and victim compensation Coordinates and networks with domestic violence and sexual assault providers. Provides training to law enforcement officers and volunteers on domestic violence and sexual assault Provide follow-up which will include home visits on all domestic violence calls for service with a detective in the criminal investigations division Raises Public Awareness through community education Transports victims and families to Family Advocacy Centers for forensic and medical examinations Assists in completing threat/risk assessments to victims of Interpersonal Violence (IPV) Maintains confidentiality, regular attendance and punctuality Performs other duties or a similar nature or level Position may require nights, weekends and being on-call Minimum and Preferred Entrance Qualifications Minimum Qualifications This position requires a Bachelor's Degree in social work or human service related field. This position requires a two (2) or more years' experience working with victim programs or mental health services. Also requires one (1) year experience in case management, counseling or related field from which comparable knowledge was gained. Must possess and maintain a valid driver's license required. Preferred Qualifications: Spanish speaking Previous public sector experience. Any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience that provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job, may be substituted for Preferred Qualifications at the discretion of Hiring Manager. Competencies for Successful Performance of Job Duties Knowledge of: Microsoft Office Suite; Customer service principles; Department goals, objectives, policies, and procedures; Criminal Justice System; Public outreach and public relations principles; Research and report preparation methods; Program management principles and techniques; Victims' Rights as stated in Arizona Constitution and Statutes; Local behavior health, social services and other community referrals; Crisis intervention techniques and case management responsibilities. Ability to: Communicate orally with internal/external customers and the public using a telephone, email, or face-to-face, in the English language and across educational, cultural, and social barriers; Make decisions and exercise resourcefulness in meeting new problems while balancing multiple priorities; Manage case and assess victim's needs; Perform confidential and sensitive assignments; Establish and maintain effective working relationships with City staff, supervisors and the general public.
City of Maricopa, AZ Maricopa, AZ, USA
Nov 17, 2017
Part Time
General Summary This is a non-benefited, part-time position, and is either less than 19 or 29 hours a week depending on the position. This position requires night and weekend shift availability. The first review of candidates will be Tuesday, November 21, 2017, at 12:00 p.m., or when a sufficient number of applications have been received. Due to the high level of interest, we are unable to respond to individual job applicants. Positions available: 3-Front Desk - 29 or 19 hours The City of Maricopa 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. Management's vision is "to be open, responsive and accountable while serving the public with integrity." The following duties are normal for this position. The omission of specific statements of the duties does not exclude them from the classification if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment for this position. Other duties may be required, assigned, and expected commensurate with the administrative needs of the city. General Purpose Positions allocable to this class report to a Recreation Services Leader and/or a Recreation Coordinator and are responsible for following the directions to implement educational, cultural, athletic, and special event recreation and program activities. Employees must be able to follow the lead of the Recreation Services Leader and/or Recreation Coordinator and have knowledge of facility operations, recreation programs and activities; knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer and personal service; the ability to work independently; the ability to follow a plan, be organized, and conduct recreation activities; the ability to lead individuals and groups of children, teens, and adults; and effective verbal and written communication skills. This classification has duties related to: Copper Sky Front Desk Division Distinguishing Characteristics: This position is not supervisory but may be expected to perform leadership activities as required. This position is FLSA - Non-Exempt and is Part-Time/Possibly Seasonal. Essential Duties & Responsibilities Essential Duties are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills. They are intended to be accurate summaries of what the job classification involves and what is required to perform it. Employees are responsible for all other duties as assigned. Provides a safe and fun environment in which both patrons of all ages feel comfortable. Provides corrective action as needed and maintaining order in compliance with established rules. Observing and actively participate in activities. Assists the lead in completing and reporting accidents or injuries occurring in the assigned area. Communicate with the lead and supervisor concerning cleaning supplies and program material needed. Develop positive relations with customers; communicate recreation programs information to participants and the public. Maintaining facilities and equipment. Assisting lead by making needed equipment available and monitoring use. Providing routine information on facility rules and division activities to participants and the general public. Assist with daily housekeeping duties. Writes simple reports including completes daily reports, facility attendance and membership/rental forms. Meets standards and objectives as outlined by supervisors. Learns City rules and regulations involved with activities of registration, publicity, City policies and safety. Performs cash handling procedures as needed, such as collecting fees for programs, services, or commodities and maintaining related records, opening and closing register, documenting overages and shortages, preparing deposits for review, and taking advance registration or reservations for facility use. Incumbents in this class may be rotated or transferred to other facilities and/or assignments based on department or seasonal needs. Performing unskilled clerical work and other duties relating to job requirements. Develop positive relations with customers; communicate recreation programs information to participants and parents. Performs other related duties as assigned or requested. Front Desk positions Assist with operations such as checking in guests. Acts as the frontline staff at the front desk and performs tasks such as answering phones, taking registrations and processing payments. Guides and counsels facility patrons/program participants on park/facility/program rules, care of equipment and acceptable conduct in a helpful, positive manner; assists patrons/program participants in providing information, direction, and education and responds to complaints, inquiries, and information requests. Sets up membership tours, take applications and process payments. Minimum and Preferred Entrance Qualifications Minimum Qualifications Any combination of training, education, and experience equivalent to the completion of the 10th grade (sophomore year), and at least six (6) months experience working in a professional setting. Position requires working flexible hours and availability for weekend, evening and holiday work. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification and First Aid Course certification required within the first 6 months of employment. Preferred Qualifications: Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification and First Aid Course; certification. Previous babysitting experience desired American Red Cross Babysitting Certificate desired Previous public sector experience Previous customer service experience Previous sales experience for Front Desk positions Previous babysitting experience desired for Child Watch positions Previous sports experience for Youth & Adult Sports positions Bilingual skills a plus. Any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience that provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job, may be substituted for Preferred Qualifications at the discretion of the hiring authority. Competencies for Successful Performance of Job Duties Knowledge of: Recreational activities Skills required: Meet and deal tactfully and effectively with the public Working with youth Perform simple mathematical calculations and perform multiple duties simultaneously Communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing Establish and maintain effective working relationships Customer Service Skills Abilities: Physical movement
City of Maricopa, AZ Maricopa, AZ, USA
Jul 12, 2017
Full Time
General Summary This posting is for someone who is already a Certified Police Officer. The attached AZPOST application must be notarized, and submitted with your application in order to be considered for any additional testing. Successful candidates in prescreening interview will be required to pass a Physical and Written exam through. See below for the testing requirements. Due to the high level of interest we are unable to respond to individual job applicants. Please read the application instructions ; only complete applications will be considered. The City of Maricopa 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. Management's vision is "to be open, responsive and accountable while serving the public with integrity." Job Description The following duties are normal for this position. The omission of specific statements of the duties does not exclude them from the classification if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment for this position. Other duties may be required, assigned, and expected commensurate with the administrative needs of a City. This is a FLSA- Non-Exempt position. General Purpose The job of a Maricopa Police Officer is "To ensure safety and security for each person in our community through proactive, progressive and professional law enforcement services," and to adhere to the core values and code of ethics put forth by the Department. Performs general duty and investigative police work in the protection of life and property through crime prevention and the enforcement of laws and ordinances. The principal function of an employee in this class is to enforce state and local laws and ordinances, respond to calls for the protection of life and property, conduct criminal and non-criminal investigations, make arrests and to perform other assigned law enforcement and public safety duties. Duties normally consist of patrol and traffic activities in the city on an assigned shift. Officers may be delegated to assignments in specialized areas such as neighborhood services, community services, criminal investigations services, administration, or other assignment. Work is performed under the general direction of a supervising Sergeant. Considerable latitude is granted to the employee but work is subject to periodic performance audits and annual evaluations. The principal duties of this class are performed in both a general office environment and an outdoor environment that may include exposure to adverse weather conditions and to potential personal danger. Essential Duties & Responsibilities Essential Duties are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills. They are intended to be accurate summaries of what the job classification involves and what is required to perform it. Employees are responsible for all other duties as assigned. Enforces state and local laws and ordinances. Patrols assigned areas of the City in a car, bicycle, motorcycle, or on foot. Maintains community presence and/or responds to calls for service and takes appropriate action. Responds to calls related to the protection of life and property, traffic incidents, and other public safety emergencies. Responds to patrol calls which include domestic incidents, burglaries, juvenile disturbances, health and welfare assists, civil standby, business and residential alarms, thefts, traffic accidents, civil protection order/no contact order violations, bomb threats, hazardous material spills, and other public and life safety incidents. Determines the existence of probable cause and identifies and takes suspects and offenders into physical custody, or refers charges for review and prosecution. Prepares reports of arrests made, activities performed, and unusual incidents observed. Completes reports and other related documents in a timely manner. Conducts both preliminary and follow-up investigations and collects evidence in disturbances, criminal incidents, hazardous incidents, vehicle accidents, and deaths. Verbally interacts with witnesses and victims, suspects, and offenders to obtain information. Conducts examinations of persons, vehicles, premises, or areas to determine the presence of individuals or illegal activities or articles. Takes suspect or offender into custody and delivers them to appropriate confinement location, maintaining security and safety of individuals being moved from one location to another. Performs self-initiated patrol consisting of traffic stops, patrolling high crime areas of the City, warrant arrests, drug interdictions, DUI emphasis patrol, seat belt emphasis, juvenile drinking emphasis, and other relevant law enforcement activities. Coordinates and conducts detailed investigations of violent crimes, child abuse, property crimes, vice, gaming, and narcotics violations. Performs all work duties and activities in accordance with City and Department policies and procedures. Works in a safe manner and reports unsafe activity and conditions. Follows City-wide safety policy and practices and adheres to responsibilities concerning safety prevention, reporting and monitoring as outlined in the City's Safety Handbook. May serve in other specialized areas such as neighborhood services, community services, criminal investigations section, administrative services, or other assignment. Performs undercover surveillance activities. Develops and maintains good relationships with informants and contacts which may be helpful in criminal investigations. Prepares search and arrest warrants. Contacts and cooperates with other law enforcement and non-law enforcement agencies in matters relating to the apprehension of offenders and the investigation of offenses. Works rotating shifts, weekends, and holidays. Other duties as assigned. Minimum and Preferred Entrance Qualifications Meet all minimum qualification of Arizona Peace Officer Standards and Training Board (AZ POST and successful completion of all minimum requirements of an AZ POST certified academy as designated by the Maricopa Police Department. AZ POST requirements: Applicants must be a United States citizen. At least 21 years of age by graduation from Police Academy. No upper age limit. Requires graduation from high school or GED. Undergo a complete Background Investigation that meets the standards of AZ POST. Undergo a complete medical examination that meets AZ POST standards. As outlined by AZ POST, vision is acceptable if it is 20/20 uncorrected or 20/20 or better corrected by glasses. If vision is uncorrected at 20/80 or better, and can be corrected to 20/20 by use of glasses or hard contacts, it is acceptable. If vision is uncorrected at 20/20, it must be corrected to 20/20 with soft contacts. An eye examination by an optometrist of the City's choice will be required prior to appointment. Radial keratotomy may be accepted once visual acuity is stabilized. Applicants may NOT have been convicted of a felony or any offense that would be a felony if committed in Arizona. Applicants must not be under any indictment for any felony in any state or jurisdiction. The applicant may not have been previously denied, revoked or have had their certification suspended. Applicants may not have been dishonorably discharged from the United States Armed Forces. Must possess an Arizona Class D Driver's License by hire date. No license or registration suspensions within the last 3 years from the date of application. Prior to appointment or attending an academy, an applicant shall meet the following minimum qualifications: Must not have illegally sold, produced, cultivated, or transported for sale marijuana; Not have illegally used marijuana for any purpose within the past three years; Not have illegally used marijuana other than for experimentation Must not have illegally sold, produced, cultivated, or transported for sale a dangerous drug or narcotic; Not have illegally used a dangerous drug or narcotic, other than marijuana, for any purpose within the past seven years; Not have illegally used a dangerous drug or narcotic other than for experimentation; Not have a pattern of abuse of prescription medication The illegal use of marijuana, or a dangerous drug or narcotic is presumed to be not for experimentation if: The use of marijuana exceeds a total of 20 times or exceeds 5 times since the age of 21 years and the use of any dangerous drug or narcotic, other than marijuana, in any combination exceeds a total of 5 times, or exceeds 1 time since the age of 21 years Due to the nature of the position, driving is required to perform the duties of a Police Officer. Factors which could prohibit a candidate from moving forward in the testing process include: Loss of license due to driving violation points and/or two Chargeable accidents within the previous 3 years. Competencies for Successful Performance of Job Duties Knowledge of: Police methods, practices and procedures with ability to apply this knowledge to specific situations; Departmental rules and regulations and state and City laws and ability to enforce, interpret and explain the same; The geography of the City of Maricopa and established police beat; Crime patterns and trends in an assigned area; Conflict management techniques; Crime scene investigations and preservation of evidence; Techniques of interviewing and interrogations; Community service organizations and facilities; Skill in the use of firearms and operating a motor vehicle. Ability to: Analyze situations and adapt quickly, effective, and reasonable courses of action with due regard to surrounding hazards and circumstances; Identify potential crime situations or traffic hazards and take preventive action; Understand and carry out oral and written instructions; deal courteously, but firmly, with the general public; Deal effectively with people having diverse social and economic backgrounds; Maintain composure and operation efficiency under high stress situations; Perform the physical requirements of a Police Officer; Learn how to utilize a computerized record system; Develop and use confidential information sources. **In order to be considered for you must complete and attach the following documents.** APPLICATION PROCESS If you meet the minimum qualifications as set forth AZ POST standards: Complete the following paperwork: AZ POST Statement of Personal History and Application for Certification form: http://www.maricopa-az.gov/web/humanresources-home/resource-center?download=1076:az-post-application Cover Letter Three (3) recent police reports that best demonstrate your abilities as an investigator and report writer. Please upload them in your application as extra attachments. NEXT STEPS The remaining steps occur after the documentation listed above is received: Pre-Background interview Maricopa PD Background Questionnaire Physical Aptitude Testing Passing scores for the Physical Aptitude Test are: Push-ups - 25 or more (no time limit); Sit ups - 29 or more (timed - 1 minute); 1.5 Mile Run - 15:00 minutes or less. Written Testing: Passing scores for the Aptitude tests are 70% and above per section and there are 4 sections; Arithmetic Reading Comprehension Grammar Incident Report Writing Oral Board interview Background investigation Polygraph examination Interview with the Chief of Police Psychological exam Medical examination Drug screen Lateral Officer can not be offered more than step 2 which is $53,764.34
City of Maricopa, AZ Maricopa, AZ, USA
Nov 14, 2017
Part Time
General Summary First Review: Tuesday, October 24, 2017, or when a sufficient number of applications have been received. Shift is from 7:45a.m. - 1:15 p.m., Monday through Friday and may require some weekends. The City of Maricopa 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. Management's vision is "to be open, responsive and accountable while serving the public with integrity." The following duties are normal for this position. The omission of specific statements of the duties does not exclude them from the classification if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment for this position. Other duties may be required, assigned, and expected commensurate with the administrative needs of the city. General Purpose The primary function of this position is to support daily program operations, set up site and equipment, assist in scheduling and conducting activities, perform customer service, and compile simple reports. Incumbents are part-time employees. This position is FLSA - non-exempt and is part-time. Essential Duties & Responsibilities Essential Duties are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills. They are intended to be accurate summaries of what the job classification involves and what is required to perform it. Employees are responsible for all other duties as assigned. Provides a safe and fun environment in which both children and their parents feel comfortable. Provides corrective action as needed and maintaining order in compliance with established rules. Observing and actively participate in activities. Assists the lead in completing and reporting accidents or injuries occurring in the assigned area; completing required forms for each child placed in and removed from Child Watch. Communicate with the lead and supervisor concerning cleaning supplies and program material needed. Develop positive relations with customers; communicate recreation programs information to participants and parents. Performs other related duties as assigned or requested. Maintaining facilities and equipment. Assisting lead by making needed equipment available and monitoring use. Providing routine information on facility rules and division activities to participants and the general public. Assist with operations such as checking in guests and answering child watch phone. Assist with daily housekeeping duties. Other duties as assigned. Minimum and Preferred Entrance Qualifications Minimum Qualifications Must be sixteen (16) years of age and must have at least six (6) months experience working with children in a recreation setting that included arts, crafts, games, and activities and previous customer service experience. Position requires working flexible hours and availability for weekend, evening and holiday work. Preferred Qualifications: Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification and First Aid Course certifications; Previous babysitting experience desired; American Red Cross Babysitting Certificate desired; Bilingual skills a plus; Private Sector experience. Any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience, which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job, may be substituted for evaluation at the discretion of city management. Competencies for Successful Performance of Job Duties Knowledge of: Recreational activities Skills required: Meet and deal tactfully and effectively with the public Working with youth Perform simple mathematical calculations and perform multiple duties simultaneously Communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing Establish and maintain effective working relationships Customer Service Skills Abilities: Physical movement