City of Riverside

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Riverside is situated just southwest of the 91 and 60 Freeways at the juncture of Interstate 215 with established transportation corridors accessible by freeway, air, train or bus.

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CITY OF RIVERSIDE, CA Riverside, CA, United States
Sep 13, 2019
Full Time
The Position The City of Riverside Police Department is currently recruiting for highly motivated individuals for the position of Police Officer Trainee . Recruitment timeline will be as follows: Group One: September 27, 2019 - Review of applications received to date October 7 & 8, 2019 - Written Exam October 21 & 22, 2019 - Physical Agility Test and review of Personal History Statement November 4 & 5, 2019 - Oral Exam Group Two: October 11, 2019 - Review of applications received to date October 28 & 29, 2019 - Written Exam November 11 & 12, 2019 - Physical Agility Test and review of Personal History Statement December 2 & 3, 2019 - Oral Exam All candidates must be successful in passing each of the steps listed above in order to continue in the recruitment process. For more information click here . Candidates successfulin the selection process will complete a P.O.S.T. approved basic academy. Upon graduation from the basic police academy, applicants will be promoted to the position of Police Officer * . This is an exciting and challengingopportunity for those wanting to grow and advance in their careers and make a difference in their life and the life of others. *Salary upon promotion to Police Officer: $74,988 - 95,688 Annually. The Riverside Police Department is dedicated to selecting only those individuals who meet the highest of professional standards with a commitment to serving all members of their community with sensitivity, empathy, and impartiality. Police Officer Trainees under direct supervision, receive training in law enforcement related work that will lead to promotion to/or candidacy for a Police Officer position; display an awareness of and empathy towards all persons who they may come in contact with, and perform related duties as required. Work Performed Typical duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Receive training at a POST approved Basic Police Academy in criminal and traffic investigation, laws of arrest, search and seizure, collection and preservation of evidence, report writing, first aide, arrest techniques, and use of firearms. Participate in the taking of comprehensive subject matter examinations, physical conditioning activities, and other law enforcement related training. Qualifications Recruitment Guidelines: Education : Equivalent to completion of twelfth grade. Experience : None Necessary Special Requirements Possession of a valid class "C" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License. Minimum age of 21 (At time of graduation from academy). Height and weight in proportion to age. Must be a citizen of the United States OR permanent resident alien who is eligible for and has applied for citizenship. Selection Process The selection process will begin with an employment application package screening, with the best qualified candidates being invited to participate further in the assessment process.Qualified applicants will be invited to a written examination* and if successful, will then be invited to a physical agility test. Candidates who are successful in the written examination and physical agility test MAY be invited to continue in the process. Additional phases of selection include successfully passing a structured interview, a background investigation, a polygraph, a psychological evaluation, a medical evaluation andillegal drugtesting. Those who successfully complete the selection process will be placed on the eligibility list for this classification. *The City of Riverside reserves the right to modify the written exam process as it sees necessary. POST Standards Requirements: Any visual defect must correct to 20/20 in both eyes. If soft contacts have been worn successfully for 3 months any defect is acceptable if corrected to 20/20. Must have passing score on color blindness test and depth perception. Applicants must be able to pass the POST Hearing in Noise Test (HINT). Weight must be in proportion to height as determined by a physician. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation prior to the closing date of this recruitment. IMPORTANT : Appointment is subject to successful completion of a pre-employment background investigation, medical/physical examination, and drug and alcohol test; and may be subject to polygraph examination, and/or psychological examination As part of the background investigation, all claims of education and experience made in the employment application process, as well as other information submitted, will be verified.Appointed candidates are required to submit an official copy of educational transcripts verifying obtained degrees or certificates as indicated on the employment application. NOTE : The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Candidates may reapply when there is a posting to establish an eligibility list. Some candidates may be disqualified indefinitely due to the results of their background investigation. All applicants will be notified via e-mail or telephone of their application status and the assessment dates/times/locations after the closing date of this announcement. The City of Riverside does not reimburse any expenses incurred as a result of this recruitment. THE PROVISIONS OF THIS JOB ANNOUNCEMENT DO NOT CONSTITUTE AN EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED CONTRACT.
CITY OF RIVERSIDE, CA Riverside, CA, United States
Sep 12, 2019
Full Time
The Position This position is eligible for a 5% Master ASE Incentive and $1.65/hour Night Shift Differential (if assigned). The City of Riverside is accepting applications for the position of SENIOR MECHANIC (CENTRAL GARAGE) to fill one (1) current vacancy in the FLEET DIVISION of the GENERAL SERVICES DEPARTMENT . The eligibility list established may be used to fill vacancies within various departments within this classification for up to six (6) months. Riverside's Fleet Division, named among the "Top 100 Best Fleets in North America" by Government Fleet Magazine, manages more than 1,400 vehicles for a variety of city departments. Also, named #1 Government Green Fleet in 2012, Riverside continues to be a leader in creating awareness and building a clean fuel infrastructure for the public sector, as well as residential and private business use. Come be a part of this award-winning fleet team where, as a Senior Mechanic, you will perform skilled journey level work and mechanical repair work on a variety of Police fleet vehicles and equipment consistent with those found in a police fleet; servicing and performing repairs on police pursuit vehicles, mobile command stations, towed equipment, undercover vehicles and installed equipment such as emergency lighting systems, weapons security systems, docking stations, partitions, complex electrical systems and related equipment. Incumbent may perform repairs and installation of aftermarket electronic equipment such as radio communication systems, surveillance, systems, cellular communications, electrical load management and charging systems, as well as a variety of soldering, cable fabrication, and installations as well as diesel, compressed natural gas and gasoline powered automotive, construction and towed equipment. It is imperative that the incumbent have strong electrical skills and diagnostic capabilities. Assist/oversee vehicle and equipment repair work of semi-skilled mechanic; and do related work as required Work Performed Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Independently perform preventative maintenance inspections, diagnosis and repair mechanical defects on all but not limited to light and heavy duty vehicles, forklifts, refuse trucks, utility lifts and crane trucks, towed equipment, para-transit bus, sweepers, construction equipment, fire apparatus, police fleet vehicles, and standby generators. May be assigned to perform maintenance and repairs on fire equipment and apparatus; compressed natural gas filling station and dispensing equipment on an as-needed basis. Diagnose and repair computer controlled vehicles and equipment, emission systems and their related components. Disassemble components and repair or replace defective or worn parts. Perform minor and major overhauls and tune-ups on automotive and heavy-duty engines. Perform major repair work on drive-train, steering, hydraulic, electrical, suspension, air compression, air/hydraulic brake systems, ignition, hydraulic pumps and controls, and air conditioning systems. Perform skilled off-site inspections and servicing of generators and routine fire station equipment and apparatus inspections, and related repairs. Maintain and perform repair work on transmissions and differentials. Incumbent to work on specialized pursuit vehicles and their related systems such as, mobile data systems, emergency lighting, communications systems, weapons security systems, on-board cameras and recording devices, in-vehicle K9 release systems, vehicle outfitting, and various other related vehicles and equipment as needed. Perform and oversee major repairs and installation of new parts. Perform routine and complex vehicle and equipment inspections and maintenance. Perform occasional metal work such as cutting welding, soldering and minor fabrication. Inspect, maintain, breakdown, repair, and mount and balance tires on various city vehicles and equipment on an as needed basis. Maintain and repair gas and diesel powered light and heavy fire equipment and apparatus such as automobiles, trucks, pumps and generators on as-needed basis; perform brake inspections, diagnosis and perform related brake repairs and replacements. Make emergency field repairs to equipment and vehicles. Assist in providing direction and training to lesser skilled technicians on an as-needed basis. Maintain accurate computer based time and material records and properly annotate all work performed. Perform all tasks in accordance with applicable Federal and State safety standards. Maintain work area in a clean and neat condition and perform related work as required. Qualifications Education: High School graduation or satisfactory equivalent (GED), supplemented by specialized training in the maintenance and repair of gas and diesel-powered equipment. The completion of a recognized apprenticeship or possession of mechanical certifications from a professionally recognized institution is highly desirable. Experience: Five (5) years of skilled work experience in automotive and heavy equipment repair work of which three (3) years is at the journey level. Experience and certification in alternative fuel systems, compression and dispensing and/or experience in the maintenance and repair of specialized police vehicles, motorcycles and related equipment is highly desirable. Necessary Special Requirements : Possession of an appropriate, valid Class "C" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License upon appointment. Possession of a valid Class "A" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License during the probationary period. Possession of the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certification is highly desirable. Successful completion of ASE Series test Medium & Heavy-duty Truck Series T1 through T8 Certifications in medium and heavy-duty truck specialty areas is required upon completion of probation. The incumbent must maintain all certifications throughout the course of employment in this classification. Required journey level hand tools sized to a minimum of 1 1/2 ". Highly Desired Qualifications : Experience servicing and performing major repairs on a variety of vehicles and heavy duty equipment Mechanical experience servicing gasoline and diesel engines, refuse trucks, light and heavy-duty vehicle systems and alternative fueled vehicles Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) Certification Selection Process DOCUMENTS REQUIRED AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire FOR DIRECTIONS ON ATTACHING A DOCUMENT TO AN ON-LINE APPLICATION, OR GENERAL INFORMATION ON COMPLETING YOUR ON-LINE APPLICATION, CLICK HERE: ( Application Guide). IMPORTANT INFORMATION ON SCHEDULING ASSESSMENTS: If you are selected to move forward in the assessment process, you may be required to self-schedule your appointment. You will be notified via email of your status and provided with self-scheduling instructions. Please check your email regularly following the closing date of this recruitment. The selection process will begin with an employment application package screening, with the best qualified candidates being invited to participate further in the assessment process.This process may include any combination of written, performance, and oral assessments to evaluate job-related education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities. Those who successfully complete the selection process will be placed on the eligibility list for this classification. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation prior to the closing date of this recruitment. Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a pre-employment background investigation, drug screen, and/or medical/physical examination. NOTE : The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Candidates may reapply when there is a posting to establish an eligibility list. EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Proof of education listed in your application will be requested at the time of conditional offer. Acceptable documentation consists of transcripts or degree, if applicable, by the accredited U.S. college or university. Education obtained outside the United States (US) require one of the following options: An equivalency statement from an evaluation company certified by the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) at http://www.naces.org/members.html or the Association of International Credential Evaluators Inc. (AICE) at http://aice-eval.org/members/ . An advanced-level degree from an accredited US college or university. All applicants will be notified via e-mail or telephone of their application status and the assessment dates/times/locations after the closing date of this announcement. THE PROVISIONS OF THIS JOB ANNOUNCEMENT DO NOT CONSTITUTE AN EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED CONTRACT.
CITY OF RIVERSIDE, CA Riverside, CA, United States
Sep 12, 2019
Part Time
The Position The City of Riverside is accepting applications for the position of INSTRUCTOR (YOUTH INNOVATION CENTER ) to fillmultiple vacancies in the COMMUNITY SERVICES DIVISION of the PARKS, RECREATION and COMMUNITY SERVICES DEPARTMENT (PRCSD). The eligibility list established may be used to fill the current and/or upcoming vacancies within this classification for up to six (6) months. The Youth Innovation Centeris the newest community center in the City of Riverside ! The center will focus on providing STEM programming, career technical education, and multimedia courses. The Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department is seeking Instructors to assist in the day to day running of the center. Work involves organizing and directing recreation programs within established schedules, standards and policies, as well as using independent judgement in dealing with program or customer service problems. Instructors, under the direction of the center Recreation Services Coordinator and Recreation Supervisor, assist with the general operations of the building; provide instruction of various PRCSD provided courses, classes, seminars, and programs open to the public; aid in classroom set up and maintain associated equipment; provide visitor support for center equipment; and help develop new curriculum for programming. This is a broad class designed to cover several diverse areas of expertise that will allow the City to hire individuals with the skills and knowledge appropriate to the planned activity. Work Performed Duties may include, but are not necessarily limited to, the following: Teaching specialized arts and crafts programs Instruction in various sports skills Teaching appropriate social skills Demonstration of animal control techniques Instruction in lifesaving skills Instruction in graphic and web design techniques Qualifications Education and Experience : Any combination of experience and education that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. Certification or registration may be required for some programs. Highly Desired Qualifications : One (1) year of experience tutoring/teaching small and large groups of students (particularly in computer sciences, multimedia, STEM, or a related field) Experience with computers, printers, current software applications, and other multimedia technological equipment Experience with laser cutters, electronic di-cut machines, 3D printer, sewing and embroidery machines, Mac and PC literate, film and recording equipment Ability to work a flexible schedule High School degree or equivalent (GED) Valid Class "C" California driver's license Selection Process DOCUMENTS REQUIRED AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire FOR DIRECTIONS ON ATTACHING A DOCUMENT TO AN ON-LINE APPLICATION, OR GENERAL INFORMATION ON COMPLETING YOUR ON-LINE APPLICATION, CLICK HERE: ( Application Guide). IMPORTANT INFORMATION ON SCHEDULING ASSESSMENTS: If you are selected to move forward in the assessment process, you may be required to self-schedule your appointment. You will be notified via email of your status and provided with self-scheduling instructions. Please check your email regularly following the closing date of this recruitment. The selection process will begin with an employment application package screening, with the best qualified candidates being invited to participate further in the assessment process.This process may include any combination of written, performance, and oral assessments to evaluate job-related education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities. Those who successfully complete the selection process will be placed on the eligibility list for this classification. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation prior to the closing date of this recruitment. Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a pre-employment background investigation, drug screen, and/or medical/physical examination. NOTE : The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Candidates may reapply when there is a posting to establish an eligibility list. EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Proof of education listed in your application will be requested at the time of conditional offer. Acceptable documentation consists of transcripts or degree, if applicable, by the accredited U.S. college or university. Education obtained outside the United States (US) require one of the following options: An equivalency statement from an evaluation company certified by the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) at http://www.naces.org/members.html or the Association of International Credential Evaluators Inc. (AICE) at http://aice-eval.org/members/ . An advanced-level degree from an accredited US college or university. All applicants will be notified via e-mail or telephone of their application status and the assessment dates/times/locations after the closing date of this announcement. THE PROVISIONS OF THIS JOB ANNOUNCEMENT DO NOT CONSTITUTE AN EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED CONTRACT.
CITY OF RIVERSIDE, CA Riverside, CA, United States
Sep 12, 2019
Full Time
The Position The City of Riverside is accepting applications for the position of RECREATION SERVICES COORDINATOR to fill multiplevacanciesin the RECREATION DIVISION of the PARKS, RECREATION AND COMMUNITY SERVICES DEPARTMENT (PRCSD ). The eligibility list established may be used to fill the current and/or upcoming vacancies within this classification for up to six (6) months. Recreation Services Coordinators, under general supervision, plan, organize, lead, and conduct the recreational program or community services of a community area or center; provide responsible and technical staff assistance; and do related work as required. Work Performed Typical duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Plan, organize, supervise, lead and participate in a recreation program for a neighborhood center or a community service program. Assist in the direction of a recreational activity for a community area, either in a recreational center or for an area program. Participate in program planning meetings and assist in developing program and activity plans and reviewing current programs. Organize athletic, craft, social and instructional activities. Supervise and participate in various games and sporting events. Develop participant interest and enthusiasm. Supervise the use and care of recreational equipment and buildings Prepare recreation club records of membership and participation. Plan and conduct group tours and outings. Requisition recreational supplies and materials, maintain an inventory, and control their use. Supervise, train and evaluate subordinates Qualifications Education : Equivalent to an Associate's Degree from an accredited college with major work in recreation or a closely related field. Experience: One year of experience in group recreational activity leadership. Highly Desired Qualifications : One (1) year of experience working with community partners, advisory groups and non-profit organizations One (1) year of experiencecreating and delivering sponsorship presentations Experience with grant writing, fundraising, sponsorshipanddepartmental budgets When assigned to the Marketing Team Bachelor's of Arts degree in Marketing, Recreation, Public Administration or a closely related field Knowledge in Creative Cloud usingInDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Lightroom and After Effect Knowledge ofDigital Marketing techniques and Social Media Platforms Experience creating flyers and similardesign elements Two (2) or more years of experience supervising a staff of four (4) or more When assigned to the Youth Innovation Center Knowledge and the ability to uselaser cutters, electronic di-cut machines, 3D printer, sewing and embroidery machines, film and recording equipment Experience with computers, printers, current software applications and other multimedia technological equipment Necessary Special Requirement Possession of an appropriate, valid class "C" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License. Selection Process DOCUMENTS REQUIRED AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire FOR DIRECTIONS ON ATTACHING A DOCUMENT TO AN ON-LINE APPLICATION, OR GENERAL INFORMATION ON COMPLETING YOUR ON-LINE APPLICATION, CLICK HERE: ( Application Guide). IMPORTANT INFORMATION ON SCHEDULING ASSESSMENTS: If you are selected to move forward in the assessment process, you may be required to self-schedule your appointment. You will be notified via email of your status and provided with self-scheduling instructions. Please check your email regularly following the closing date of this recruitment. The selection process will begin with an employment application package screening, with the best qualified candidates being invited to participate further in the assessment process.This process may include any combination of written, performance, and oral assessments to evaluate job-related education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities. Those who successfully complete the selection process will be placed on the eligibility list for this classification. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation prior to the closing date of this recruitment. Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a pre-employment background investigation, drug screen, and/or medical/physical examination. NOTE : The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Candidates may reapply when there is a posting to establish an eligibility list. EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Proof of education listed in your application will be requested at the time of conditional offer. Acceptable documentation consists of transcripts or degree, if applicable, by the accredited U.S. college or university. Education obtained outside the United States (US) require one of the following options: An equivalency statement from an evaluation company certified by the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) at http://www.naces.org/members.html or the Association of International Credential Evaluators Inc. (AICE) at http://aice-eval.org/members/ . An advanced-level degree from an accredited US college or university. All applicants will be notified via e-mail or telephone of their application status and the assessment dates/times/locations after the closing date of this announcement. THE PROVISIONS OF THIS JOB ANNOUNCEMENT DO NOT CONSTITUTE AN EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED CONTRACT.
CITY OF RIVERSIDE, CA CA, CA, United States
Aug 29, 2019
Full Time
The Position The City of Riverside is accepting applications for the position of Utilities Assistant Water Engineer to fill one (1) vacancy in the Water Engineering/Design Division of the Public Utilities Department .The eligibility list established may be used to fill the current and/or upcoming vacancies within this classification for up to six (6) months. Under general supervision, a Utilities Assistant Water Engineer performs supervisory and/or professional water engineering work in the design, investigation and construction of water utility projects; and does related work as required. Work Performed Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Performs studies of technical, environmental, and economic feasibility, engineering field studies, and related studies pertaining to proposed and existing municipal facilities. Prepares contracts and specifications for engineering and construction services. Plans and performs their own work and completes special projects requiring engineering and technical ability as assigned. Provides background information and documentation for management consideration on various projects. Makes sound decisions on minor problems related to the work being performed based on established guidelines and principles and supervisor guidance. Qualifications Option I Education: A Bachelor's degree in civil or mechanical engineering from an accredited college or university. Experience: None. Option II Education: ABachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in a closely related area. Experience: One year of experience performing professional water utility or related engineering work. Necessary Special Requirements Possession of an appropriate, valid class "C" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License. An Engineer-in-Training Certificate is required for the Assistant/Associate Engineer classes. Highly Desired Qualifications: Experience in the design and engineering phases of municipal facilities including streets, sewers, and storm drains. Experience in the design of water utility potable water pipelines and related facilities. Experience working within the water utility arena. Experience working within the civil engineering private consulting sector. Excellent computer aided drafting and design skills using the latest versions of AutoCAD and Civil3D software. Knowledge of water utility industry standard practices. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Selection Process DOCUMENTS REQUIRED AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire The selection process will begin with an employment application package screening, with the best qualified candidates being invited to participate further in the assessment process.This process may include any combination of written, performance, and oral assessments to evaluate job-related education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities. Those who successfully complete the selection process will be placed on the eligibility list for this classification. IMPORTANT INFORMATION ON SCHEDULING ASSESSMENTS: If you are selected to move forward in the assessment process, you may be required to self-schedule your appointment. You will be notified via email of your status and provided with self-scheduling instructions. Please check your email regularly following the closing date of this recruitment. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation prior to the closing date of this recruitment. Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a pre-employment background investigation, drug screen, and/or medical/physical examination. NOTE : The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Candidates may reapply when there is a posting to establish an eligibility list. EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Proof of education listed in your application will be requested at the time of conditional offer. Acceptable documentation consists of transcripts or degree, if applicable, by the accredited U.S. college or university. Education obtained outside the United States (US) require one of the following options: An equivalency statement from an evaluation company certified by the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) at http://www.naces.org/members.html or the Association of International Credential Evaluators Inc. (AICE) at http://aice-eval.org/members/ . An advanced-level degree from an accredited US college or university. All applicants will be notified via e-mail or telephone of their application status and the assessment dates/times/locations after the closing date of this announcement. THE PROVISIONS OF THIS JOB ANNOUNCEMENT DO NOT CONSTITUTE AN EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED CONTRACT.
CITY OF RIVERSIDE, CA Riverside, CA, United States
Aug 29, 2019
Full Time
The Position The City of Riverside Public Utility is accepting applications for the position of Utilities Senior Water Engineer to fill one (1) vacancy in the Water Engineering Division . The eligibility list established may be used to fill the current and/or upcoming vacancies within this classification for up to six (6) months. Under general supervision, a Utilities Senior Water Engineering performs supervisory and/or professional water engineering work in the design, investigation and construction of water utility projects; and does related work as required. Work Performed Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Performs studies of technical, environmental, and economic feasibility, engineering field studies, and related studies pertaining to proposed and existing municipal facilities. Prepares contracts and specifications for engineering and construction services. Plans and performs their own work and completes special projects requiring engineering and technical ability as assigned. Provides background information and documentation for management consideration on various projects. Makes sound decisions on minor problems related to the work being performed based on established guidelines and principles and supervisor guidance. Complete special projects requiring advanced engineering and technical ability. Develop and update written directives for the department and for use by other employees to include engineering guidelines, standard material lists, standard specifications, and other technical and administrative policies and procedures as applicable. Research activities pertaining to water materials and engineering practices. Prepare and review economic, hydraulic and hydrogeologic analyses and project justification reports. Develop major engineering projects and other engineering projects with unique problems which have an important effect on major public works projects. Provide background information and documentation for management consideration on major projects and technical matters involving advanced engineering theories, concepts and principles. Perform complex studies of technical, environmental, and economic feasibility, engineering field studies, and related studies pertaining to proposed and existing system facility improvements. Plan own work and the work of others. Complete special projects that are frequently of long duration and complexity. Work with other engineering personnel with limited experience in an advisory or supervisory capacity. Make decisions independently on technical problems and methods related to the work being performed. Qualifications Option I Education: A Bachelor's degree in civil or mechanical engineering from an accredited college or university. Experience: Four years of experience in professional water engineering work comparable to that of a Utilities Assistant/Utilities Associate Engineer in the City of Riverside. Option II Education: ABachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in a closely related area. Experience: Five years of experience performing professional water utility or related engineering work comparable to that of a Utilities Assistant/Utilities Associate Engineer in the City of Riverside. Necessary Special Requirements Possession of an appropriate, valid class "C" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License. Registration in California as a Professional Engineer. Highly Desired Qualifications: A Master's degree in a field related to water utility engineering Knowledge of water utility industry standard practices, including water facility planning, hydraulic modeling, engineering design, construction methods and standards, standard drawings, and standard and special provisions relating to water system facilities and infrastructure. Knowledge of and experience in performing construction cost estimates, hydraulic calculations, pipe and pump sizing, and determination of electric motor efficiencies. Experience in preparing technical reports, Board and Council reports, and bid packages for water system facilities and infrastructure. Experience in the development and evaluation of engineering alternatives. Ability to build effective working relationships and function as a team player across Divisions, Departments and outside organizations while minimizing and quickly resolving conflicts with other staff, contractors and customers. Passion for solving complex engineering problems, continuously learning and sharing knowledge, and developing and mentoring other engineers. Self-starter who is able to adjust to changes quickly, respond to requests promptly, and complete projects and tasks with a conscientiousness concerning the accuracy, appropriateness and timeliness of results. Selection Process The selection process will begin with an employment application package screening, with the best qualified candidates being invited to participate further in the assessment process.This process may include any combination of written, performance, and oral assessments to evaluate job-related education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities. Those who successfully complete the selection process will be placed on the eligibility list for this classification. IMPORTANT INFORMATION ON SCHEDULING ASSESSMENTS: If you are selected to move forward in the assessment process, you may be required to self-schedule your appointment. You will be notified via email of your status and provided with self-scheduling instructions. Please check your email regularly following the closing date of this recruitment. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation prior to the closing date of this recruitment. Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a pre-employment background investigation, drug screen, and/or medical/physical examination. NOTE : The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Candidates may reapply when there is a posting to establish an eligibility list. EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Proof of education listed in your application will be requested at the time of conditional offer. Acceptable documentation consists of transcripts or degree, if applicable, by the accredited U.S. college or university. Education obtained outside the United States (US) require one of the following options: An equivalency statement from an evaluation company certified by the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) at http://www.naces.org/members.html or the Association of International Credential Evaluators Inc. (AICE) at http://aice-eval.org/members/ . An advanced-level degree from an accredited US college or university. All applicants will be notified via e-mail or telephone of their application status and the assessment dates/times/locations after the closing date of this announcement. THE PROVISIONS OF THIS JOB ANNOUNCEMENT DO NOT CONSTITUTE AN EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED CONTRACT.
CITY OF RIVERSIDE, CA Riverside, CA, United States
Aug 22, 2019
Part Time
The Position The City of Riverside is accepting applications for the position of INSTRUCTOR (MUSIC/VIOLIN) to fill one (1) vacancy in the PARKS, RECREATION AND COMMUNITY SERVICES DEPARTMENT (PRCSD). The eligibility list established may be used to fill the current and/or upcoming vacancies within this classification for up to six (6) months. The City of Riverside Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department (PRCSD) has an exciting opportunity for musical candidates to instruct violin classes! Instructors, under general direction, provide specialized recreation and/or education programs at various locations throughout the City. This is a broad class designed to cover several diverse areas of expertise that will allow the City to hire individuals with the skills and knowledge appropriate to the planned activity. Work Performed Duties may include, but are not necessarily limited to, the following: Teaching specialized arts and crafts programs Instruction in various sports skills Teaching appropriate social skills Demonstration of animal control techniques Instruction in lifesaving skills Instruction in graphic and web design techniques Qualifications Education and Experience: Any combination of experience and education that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. Certification or registration may be required for some programs. Highly Desired Qualifications: Possession of a valid Class "C" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License Graduation from High School or equivalent (GED) Three (3) or more years' experience in instructing violin classesto a group of 5 or more individuals in a studio or class setting Three (3) or more years' experience in the creation and instruction of music (violin) curriculum for a group of 5 or more youth Selection Process DOCUMENTS REQUIRED AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire FOR DIRECTIONS ON ATTACHING A DOCUMENT TO AN ON-LINE APPLICATION, OR GENERAL INFORMATION ON COMPLETING YOUR ON-LINE APPLICATION, CLICK HERE: ( Application Guide). IMPORTANT INFORMATION ON SCHEDULING ASSESSMENTS: If you are selected to move forward in the assessment process, you may be required to self-schedule your appointment. You will be notified via email of your status and provided with self-scheduling instructions. Please check your email regularly following the closing date of this recruitment. The selection process will begin with an employment application package screening, with the best qualified candidates being invited to participate further in the assessment process.This process may include any combination of written, performance, and oral assessments to evaluate job-related education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities. Those who successfully complete the selection process will be placed on the eligibility list for this classification. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation prior to the closing date of this recruitment. Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a pre-employment background investigation, drug screen, and/or medical/physical examination. NOTE : The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Candidates may reapply when there is a posting to establish an eligibility list. EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Proof of education listed in your application will be requested at the time of conditional offer. Acceptable documentation consists of transcripts or degree, if applicable, by the accredited U.S. college or university. Education obtained outside the United States (US) require one of the following options: An equivalency statement from an evaluation company certified by the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) at http://www.naces.org/members.html or the Association of International Credential Evaluators Inc. (AICE) at http://aice-eval.org/members/ . An advanced-level degree from an accredited US college or university. All applicants will be notified via e-mail or telephone of their application status and the assessment dates/times/locations after the closing date of this announcement. THE PROVISIONS OF THIS JOB ANNOUNCEMENT DO NOT CONSTITUTE AN EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED CONTRACT.
CITY OF RIVERSIDE, CA Riverside, CA, United States
Aug 20, 2019
Full Time
The Position The City of Riverside is accepting applications for the position of Construction Inspector II to fill one (1) vacancy in the City Engineering Services Division of the Public Works Department . The eligibility list established may be used to fill the current and/or upcoming vacancies within this classification for up to six (6) months. Public Works Engineering designs infrastructure elements for transportation, parking, sewer and storm drain facilities.The Engineering Division also protects private and public improvements from flood damage.The Construction Inspector II responds to service requests in a prompt, professional, and courteous manner; and records amounts of materials and work performed to construct within abudget. Construction Inspector II, under general supervision, inspects workmanship and materials in a variety of public works or utility construction projects for conformance with plans, specifications and departmental regulations; and does related work as required. Work Performed Typical duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Review plans and specifications of assigned project with construction supervisor. Inspect materials for identification as conforming to specifications. Take samples of materials for examination or analyses by laboratories. Perform routine field tests. Observe and properly document work during progress and upon completion on daily diaries. Check line, grade, size, elevation and location of structures. Record amounts of materials used and work performed. Indicate location of various appurtenances on plans. Document and take appropriate action regarding safety and/or National Pollution Discharge Elimination System violations. Process contractor payments. Inspect adjacent properties for damage from construction activity. Confer with property owners regarding project schedule, hazards and inconvenience. Coordinate work with other City departments and utilities. Help locate other utility structures ahead of work sites. Schedule service interruption with least interference and least inconvenience to properties. Prepare as built plans for completed projects. Qualifications Education: Equivalent to the completion of the twelfth grade, preferably supplemented by college level math or engineering related courses. Experience: Two years' experience comparable to that of a Construction Inspector I in the City of Riverside. Necessary Special Requirement: Possession of an appropriate, valid class "C" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License. Highly Desirable Qualifications: Minimum Two (2) years experience in any combination of the following areas: Installing or inspecting traffic signals Installing or inspecting sewer mains Installing or inspecting storm drains and catch basins Installing/laying concrete or asphalt Inspecting traffic control for compliance Selection Process DOCUMENTS REQUIRED AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire PLEASE NOTE: FOR DIRECTIONS ON ATTACHING A DOCUMENT TO AN ON-LINE APPLICATION, OR GENERAL INFORMATION ON COMPLETING YOUR ON-LINE APPLICATION, CLICK HERE: ( Application Guide). IMPORTANT INFORMATION ON SCHEDULING ASSESSMENTS: If you are selected to move forward in the assessment process, you may be required to self-schedule your appointment. You will be notified via email of your status and provided with self-scheduling instructions. Please check your email regularly following the closing date of this recruitment. The selection process will begin with an employment application package screening, with the best qualified candidates being invited to participate further in the assessment process.This process may include any combination of written, performance, and oral assessments to evaluate job-related education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities. Those who successfully complete the selection process will be placed on the eligibility list for this classification. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation prior to the closing date of this recruitment. Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a pre-employment background investigation, drug screen, and/or medical/physical examination. NOTE : The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Candidates may reapply when there is a posting to establish an eligibility list. EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Proof of education listed in your application will be requested at the time of conditional offer. Acceptable documentation consists of transcripts or degree, if applicable, by the accredited U.S. college or university. Education obtained outside the United States (US) require one of the following options: An equivalency statement from an evaluation company certified by the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) at http://www.naces.org/members.html or the Association of International Credential Evaluators Inc. (AICE) at http://aice-eval.org/members/ . An advanced-level degree from an accredited US college or university. All applicants will be notified via e-mail or telephone of their application status and the assessment dates/times/locations after the closing date of this announcement. THE PROVISIONS OF THIS JOB ANNOUNCEMENT DO NOT CONSTITUTE AN EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED CONTRACT.
CITY OF RIVERSIDE, CA Riverside, CA, United States
Jul 11, 2019
Full Time
The Position The City of Riverside is accepting applications for the position of Senior Traffic Engineer to fill one (1) vacancy in the Traffic Engineering Division of the Public Works Department . The eligibility list established may be used to fill the current and/or upcoming vacancies within this classification for up to six (6) months. The Riverside Public Works Department is seeking an individual with demonstrable experience in the hands-on design, review and administration of municipal traffic improvements to fill the position of Senior Traffic Engineer for the Traffic Engineering Division. An individual licensed as both a Professional and Traffic Engineer in the State of California is highly desired. The Public Works Traffic Engineering Division prepares signing, striping, and traffic signal plans, specifications and estimates (PS&E) as part of the City's Capital Improvement Program, and team members serve as the resident engineer for ongoing capital projects. The Senior Traffic Engineer would have an active and direct role in the preparation of most PS&E efforts, in addition to the guidance and training of assigned staff. Applicants for the position should be confident in their ability to make quick, informed decisions for active projects and requests for traffic control modifications in the field through verbal and written communication. The Senior Traffic Engineer would have an equally engaged role in the research, preparation, and submittal of grant applications to fund traffic projects. Senior Traffic Engineers, under general supervision, supervise and participate in traffic engineering planning, design, or implementation of traffic control systems, investigation and other traffic engineering projects; and do related work as required. First review of applications: August 9, 2019 Work Performed Typical duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Review traffic plan checks including signing and pavement striping, traffic control and signal plans; provide appropriate direction to consultants to ensure projects meet design standards and City expectations. Prepare and design traffic engineering plans in support of Capital Improvement projects including specifications and cost estimates. Review and/or prepare signal timing plans; determine traffic demand to allocate green time and synchronize with adjacent signals. Participate in in-depth study projects; conduct thorough investigations and analyses of various traffic conditions across the City which includes stop sign and traffic signal warrant, sight distance analysis, license plate studies and truck turning analysis amongst others. Conduct field investigations and work with residents and other external parties regarding traffic concerns; analyze traffic information and develop sound conclusions and recommendations; implement improvements when warranted. Plan and coordinate traffic surveys and prepare comprehensive traffic reports, including preparing reports for City Council, Parking, Traffic and Streets, Downtown Parking Committee (DPC), Transportation Committee, Planning Commission, and the California Public Utilities Commission. Review traffic studies, traffic impact reports, control plans and municipal code pertaining to traffic regulations; determine project impacts and traffic mitigations required to mitigate new development. Prepare and manage grant award by preparing cost estimates and other supporting documentation; recommend grant projects for consideration and complete grant reports after award is granted. Review and prepare the Traffic division's annual budget and budget projections that incorporate recommended projects for construction. Provide guidance to staff on engineering plan preparation; provide training and work schedules and other special assignments. Perform other related duties as assigned. Qualifications Education : A Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in civil, mechanical or electrical engineering, including or supplemented by special study in traffic engineering. A Master's degree in a field related to civil engineering is highly desirable. Experience : Four years of professional civil or traffic engineering experience, equivalent to an Associate Engineer in the City of Riverside. Necessary Special Requirements: Possession of an appropriate, valid class "C" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License. Registration in California as a Professional Engineer is required for this position. Highly Desirable Qualifications: Experience preparing and/or reviewing traffic-engineering plans including: Signing & Striping, Signal Communications, Traffic Control, Traffic Signal Design, and Lighting. Experience preparing and reviewing Plans, Specifications, & Estimates (PS&E). Registration in California as a Professional Engineer in Civil and Traffic Engineering. Selection Process DOCUMENTS REQUIRED AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire 3) Resume and Cover Letter, including fully detailed experience for each of the highly desirable qualifications listed 4) Three (3) professional references. PLEASE NOTE: THE RESUME AND COVER LETTER MUST BE SCANNED AND ATTACHED TO THE ONLINE APPLICATION. THE SYSTEM WILL NOT ALLOW AN APPLICATION TO BE SUBMITTED WITHOUT THE REQUIRED ATTACHMENT. FOR DIRECTIONS ON ATTACHING A DOCUMENT TO AN ON-LINE APPLICATION, OR GENERAL INFORMATION ON COMPLETING YOUR ON-LINE APPLICATION, CLICK HERE: ( Application Guide). IMPORTANT INFORMATION ON SCHEDULING ASSESSMENTS: If you are selected to move forward in the assessment process, you may be required to self-schedule your appointment. You will be notified via email of your status and provided with self-scheduling instructions. Please check your email regularly following the closing date of this recruitment. The selection process will begin with an employment application package screening, with the best qualified candidates being invited to participate further in the assessment process.This process may include any combination of written, performance, and oral assessments to evaluate job-related education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities. Those who successfully complete the selection process will be placed on the eligibility list for this classification. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation prior to the closing date of this recruitment. Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a pre-employment background investigation, drug screen, and/or medical/physical examination. NOTE : The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Candidates may reapply when there is a posting to establish an eligibility list. EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Proof of education listed in your application will be requested at the time of conditional offer. Acceptable documentation consists of transcripts or degree, if applicable, by the accredited U.S. college or university. Education obtained outside the United States (US) require one of the following options: An equivalency statement from an evaluation company certified by the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) at http://www.naces.org/members.html or the Association of International Credential Evaluators Inc. (AICE) at http://aice-eval.org/members/ . An advanced-level degree from an accredited US college or university. All applicants will be notified via e-mail or telephone of their application status and the assessment dates/times/locations after the closing date of this announcement. THE PROVISIONS OF THIS JOB ANNOUNCEMENT DO NOT CONSTITUTE AN EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED CONTRACT.
CITY OF RIVERSIDE, CA Riverside, CA, United States
Jul 11, 2019
Full Time
The Position THE CITY OF RIVERSIDE IS ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THE CLASSIFICATION OF UTILITIES POWER LINE TECHNICIAN (JOURNEYMAN/LINEMAN) FOR TWO (2) CURRENT VACANCIES . This recruitment will remain open through October 6, 2019 or until a sufficient number of qualified applications have been received; however, candidates are encouraged to apply early in the process for optimal consideration. City of Riverside Lineman are primarily tasked with system construction and maintenance of the 22,840 power poles, 510 miles of overhead, and 800 miles of underground transmission and distribution electric lines that serve the city's energy customers. This group also provides electrical emergency response and maintains the City's street light system. Additionally, City of Riverside Linemen, under general supervision, will perform skilled tasks in accordance with standard trade practices in the construction, maintenance, and repair of overhead and underground electrical transmission and distribution systems, and communication systems; and do related work as required. Work Performed Typical duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Construct, maintain and repair overhead and underground electrical distribution and transmission systems including such things as stringing of wire; setting poles and anchors; and installing street lights, capacitor banks, transformers, cutouts, cross arms, switches, and insulators. Work in below grade structures to pull, splice, and connect underground cables and other devices and equipment; install single and three phase electric meters. Install, maintain, and replace energized transmission and distribution lines and equipment under all weather conditions and at all hours day or night. Assist in the in-service training of apprentices; inspect, maintain, and repair electrical street lights. May serve as Acting Utilities Electric Supervisor as required. Subject to emergency call-out. Qualifications Recruitment Guidelines: Education: High school graduation or satisfactory equivalent. Experience: Applicant must hold a recognized completion certificate from recognized four year program. Necessary Special Requirement Possession of an appropriate, valid class "A" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License. Possession of a current Journeyman Certification in power line work. Selection Process DOCUMENTS REQUIRED AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire Qualified candidates will be invited to the following assessment dates below: Thursday, October 10, 2019 The assessment day will consist of 3 parts: A written exam which you must successfully pass in order to proceed to the next 2 assessments A performance exam which will include a climbing test and an underground termination . A panel interview . IMPORTANT INFORMATION ON SCHEDULING ASSESSMENTS: If you are selected to move forward in the assessment process, you may be required to self-schedule your appointment. You will be notified via email of your status and provided with self-scheduling instructions. Please check your email regularly following the closing date of this recruitment. The selection process will begin with an employment application package screening, with the best qualified candidates being invited to participate further in the assessment process.This process may include any combination of written, performance, and oral assessments to evaluate job-related education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities. Those who successfully complete the selection process will be placed on the eligibility list for this classification. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation prior to the closing date of this recruitment. Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a pre-employment background investigation, medical/physical examination, drug and alcohol test. NOTE : The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Candidates may reapply when there is a posting to establish an eligibility list. EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Proof of education listed in your application will be requested at the time of conditional offer. Acceptable documentation consists of transcripts or degree by the accredited U.S. college or university. Education obtained outside the United States (US) require one of the following options: An equivalency statement from an evaluation company certified by the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) at http://www.naces.org/members.html or the Association of International Credential Evaluators Inc. (AICE) at http://aice-eval.org/members/ . An advanced-level degree from an accredited US college or university. All applicants will be notified via e-mail or telephone of their application status and the assessment dates/times/locations after the closing date of this announcement. THE PROVISIONS OF THIS JOB ANNOUNCEMENT DO NOT CONSTITUTE AN EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED CONTRACT.
CITY OF RIVERSIDE, CA Riverside, CA, United States
Jun 28, 2019
Full Time
The Position The City of Riverside is accepting applications for the position of WASTEWATER MECHANICAL SUPERVISOR to fill one (1) vacancy in the Wastewater Division of the Public Works Department . The eligibility list established may be used to fill the current and/or upcoming vacancies within this classification for up to six (6) months. This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated wastewater professional. The Riverside Water Quality Control Plant is located at 5950 Acorn Street Riverside, CA 92504. The City recently completed a $192 million dollar modernization of the 45 MGD wastewater facility. The project included advanced treatment systems and new technology. This plant expansion introduced several new technologies designed to produce high quality effluent water and increase the plant's efficiency. Wastewater Mechanical Supervisors, under general direction, supervise and participate in the inspection, repair, maintenance, testing and installation of the mechanical equipment for the wastewater treatment plant; wastewater collection system; and do related work as required. Next application review: September 9, 2019 Work Performed When assigned to Mechanical Maintenance, typical duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Plan, schedule, assign, supervise and participate in the installation, maintenance and repair of all mechanical equipment controlled by the wastewater division. Utilize a computerized maintenance management system to monitor and improve the productivity of assigned personnel. Review and screen work requests for completeness, accuracy and necessity. Perform detailed job preparation which includes job scope, step-by-step procedures, man-hour estimates, skills and materials required and safety concerns/procedures. Inspect the work of personnel and crews engaged in plant maintenance and repairs; assist in the inspection of existing and newly constructed sewer facilities. Supervise and participate in troubleshooting and repairing defects within the mechanical equipment. Operate a variety of mechanical equipment. Maintain records of mechanical maintenance, repair and inspection activities. Order and maintain inventory of mechanical equipment, materials and parts. Provide input for budget development. Participate in mechanical management activities, such as inspection of equipment and attending meetings. Supervise, train and evaluate subordinates. Ensure that assigned personnel adhere to all safety regulations. Other duties as assigned. Qualifications Education: High school graduation or satisfactory equivalent (GED). The completion of supervisory and/or computer-related course work is highly desirable. Experience: At least four years' experience in mechanical maintenance, with at least two of those years in a supervisory capacity. Experience with computer software including word processing, spreadsheet, database and computerized maintenance management systems. Necessary Special Requirements: Possession of an appropriate, valid class "C" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License. Possession of, an appropriate, valid class "B" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License within 12 months from the date of hire. Possession of a Grade III Maintenance Technician Certificate issued by the California Water Environment Association (CWEA). Possession of a Grade IV Maintenance Technician Certificate issued by theCalifornia Water Environment Association (CWEA) within 12 months from the date of hire. Highly Desirable Qualifications: Possession of, an appropriate, valid class "B" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License. Crane Operator's Certification issued by the National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO). Computer Software Experience Selection Process DOCUMENTS REQUIRED AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire 3) Required Certification(s) FOR DIRECTIONS ON ATTACHING A DOCUMENT TO AN ON-LINE APPLICATION, OR GENERAL INFORMATION ON COMPLETING YOUR ON-LINE APPLICATION, CLICK HERE: ( Application Guide). IMPORTANT INFORMATION ON SCHEDULING ASSESSMENTS: If you are selected to move forward in the assessment process, you may be required to self-schedule your appointment. You will be notified via email of your status and provided with self-scheduling instructions. Please check your email regularly following the closing date of this recruitment. The selection process will begin with an employment application package screening, with the best qualified candidates being invited to participate further in the assessment process.This process may include any combination of written, performance, and oral assessments to evaluate job-related education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities. Those who successfully complete the selection process will be placed on the eligibility list for this classification. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation prior to the closing date of this recruitment. Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a pre-employment background investigation, drug screen, and/or medical/physical examination. NOTE : The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Candidates may reapply when there is a posting to establish an eligibility list. EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Proof of education listed in your application will be requested at the time of conditional offer. Acceptable documentation consists of transcripts or degree, if applicable, by the accredited U.S. college or university. Education obtained outside the United States (US) require one of the following options: An equivalency statement from an evaluation company certified by the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) at http://www.naces.org/members.html or the Association of International Credential Evaluators Inc. (AICE) at http://aice-eval.org/members/ . An advanced-level degree from an accredited US college or university. All applicants will be notified via e-mail or telephone of their application status and the assessment dates/times/locations after the closing date of this announcement. THE PROVISIONS OF THIS JOB ANNOUNCEMENT DO NOT CONSTITUTE AN EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED CONTRACT.
CITY OF RIVERSIDE, CA Riverside, CA, United States
Jun 14, 2019
Full Time
The Position The City of Riverside is looking for EXPERIENCED dispatch professionals to join our team! We are now accepting applications for the position of PUBLIC SAFETY DISPATCHER II (LATERAL) . If you are currently employed by a California POST agency as a Dispatcher, we encourage you to apply NOW !! The eligibility list established from this recruitment may be used to fill current and future vacancies within this classification in the Communications Division of the Riverside Police Department. *** The salary that is posted for this recruitment is for any applicant deemed a new member under the Public Employee Pension Reform Act of 2013. For all others, please reference the City's salary schedule.*** Public Safety Dispatchers II under general supervision, perform journey level work in operating radio-telephone transmitting and receiving equipment and a computer-aided dispatch (CAD) system on an assigned shift; dispatch required law-enforcement, fire, medical or other emergency services, personnel and equipment; and perform related work as required. This recruitment will remain open until a sufficient number of qualified applications have been received; however, candidates are encouraged to apply early in the process for optimal consideration. The first review of resumes will take place on October 15, 2015 and every two weeks thereafter. Work Performed Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Receive incoming telephone and voice radio calls on an assigned shift; input and retrieve information in a computer-aided dispatch (CAD) system. Obtain and record information using voice radio and a computer-aided dispatch (CAD) system to dispatch necessary law enforcement, fire, medical and other emergency services such as ambulances and tow trucks. Compile data and maintain records of emergency responses, equipment and personnel dispatched, and/or disposition of emergencies. Send, receive and decode teletype information. Provide a variety of public information relating to law enforcement or fire activities as permitted. Run inquiries on DOJ, National Crime Information Service, FBI, Stolen Vehicle System. Operate a variety of equipment such as a computer-aided dispatch (CAD) system, 9-1-1 telephone system and alarm monitoring system. Calm distressed citizens on the phone. Keep radio and/or mobile data computer (MDC) contact with police and fire units on assignments. Coordinate emergency calls and relay information and assistance requests involving other law enforcement and firefighting agencies. Participate in the dispatcher selection process. Train Public Safety Dispatcher Trainee and Dispatcher and participate in evaluating their performance. May provide lead supervision in the absence of the lead supervisor or Public Safety Communications Supervisor. Aid in the development and implementation of training programs for entry and journey level dispatchers. Provide periodic input for review of dispatcher training manual and other training materials and updates as necessary. Qualifications Education and Experience: Education: Equivalent to the completion of the twelfth grade. Experience: Six months of non-probationary experience as a Public Safety Dispatcher for a Police or Fire Department. Necessary Special Requirements: Must be willing to work weekends, holidays, as well as days, swing and graveyard shifts. Must be able to pass a speed and accuracy typing test at 35 wpm. Must be able to pass an extensive police background investigation. Must be able to sit for long periods in a confined area and wear a headset. Possession of, or ability to obtain within 30 days of appointment, a valid appropriate Class "C" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License. Possession of, or ability to obtain within six months of employment, a POST Basic Dispatcher Certificate or equivalent certificate. Desired Qualifications: Successful completion of a POST Dispatcher academy. Possession of a POST Basic Dispatcher Certificate or equivalent certificate. CURRENT employment with a POST agency as a dispatcher, or equivalent classification. Selection Process The selection process will begin with an employment application package screening, with the best qualified candidates being invited to participate further in the assessment process.This process may include any combination of written, performance, and oral assessments to evaluate job-related education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities. Those who successfully complete the selection process will be placed on the eligibility list for this classification. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation prior to the closing date of this recruitment. IMPORTANT : Appointment is subject to successful completion of a pre-employment background investigation, medical/physical examination, and drug and alcohol test; and may be subject to polygraph examination, and/or psychological examination As part of the background investigation, all claims of education and experience made in the employment application process, as well as other information submitted, will be verified. NOTE : The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Candidates may reapply when there is a posting to establish an eligibility list. Some candidates may be disqualified indefinitely due to the results of their background investigation. All applicants will be notified via e-mail or telephone of their application status and the assessment dates/times/locations after the closing date of this announcement.
CITY OF RIVERSIDE, CA Riverside, CA, United States
Jun 14, 2019
Full Time
The Position *** THIS POSTING WILL REMAIN OPEN UNTIL FILLED. FIRST REVIEW OF APPLICATIONS RECEIVED WILL BE ON MAY 31, 2019. *** The City of Riverside is accepting applications for the position of ASSOCIATE PLANNER to fillone (1)current vacancy in the area of Current Planning in the COMMUNITY AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT. This is the journey-level professional classification in the Planning Series.The eligibility list established may be used to fill the current and/or upcoming vacancies within this classification for up tosix (6) months. The City of Riverside Community & Economic Development Department is seeking the best and brightest planning professionals to join a team committed to building a world-class City. The Associate Planner, under the direction of aSenior Planner, performs professional level work including preparing reports and analysis of land use and development programs being considered by the Development Review Committee, Planning Commission and City Council; conducts research into planning, zoning and sustainability issues;prepares and conducts planning surveys, land use studies and research; performs zoning plan checks for compliance with municipal and state codes; interacts with design professionals, developers and the public; prepares and reviews initial environmental assessments; attends community meetings and public hearings and presents reports; participates in general plan and other long range planning programs. The work environment is team-oriented, fast-paced, challenging, rewarding, and fun. The City values innovation, initiative, customer service, collaboration and community engagement. Work Performed Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Compile information, prepare reports of a moderate to complex nature, and make recommendations on special studies pertaining to land use, zoning, housing and other planning functions. Review zoning code amendments, variances, conditional use permits, design review, and other similar planning related applications; prepare legal notices to public hearings; prepare reports pertaining to advisability and permissibility of the requests; confer with property owners and petitioners regarding effect and implications of zoning and developments actions. Review buildings plans, parcel maps and subdivision proposals for compliance with appropriate regulations; prepare reports of recommendations for review by superiors, various boards and commissions and the City Council. Present staff reports to a board or commission served by the Planning Division. Assist the general public by providing information on Zoning and General Plan matters and development related case processing information. Qualifications Education: Equivalent to a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major study in planning or a related field considered to be useful in City planning work. Experience: A minimum of 18 months of professional planning experience comparable to that of an Assistant Planner at the City of Riverside. Highly Desired Qualifications: Two years of experience managingCurrent Planning projects. Experience in composing concise staff reports and letters. Experience conducting presentations for boards and/or commissions. Selection Process DOCUMENTS REQUIRED AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION : Completed Employment Application Completed Supplemental Questions *** THIS POSTING WILL REMAIN OPEN UNTIL FILLED. FIRST REVIEW OF APPLICATIONS RECEIVED WILL BE ON MAY 31, 2019. *** IMPORTANT INFORMATION ON SCHEDULING ASSESSMENTS: If you are selected to move forward in the assessment process, you may be required to self-schedule your appointment. You will be notified via email of your status and provided with self-scheduling instructions. Please check your email regularly following the closing date of this recruitment. The selection process will begin with an employment application package screening, with the best qualified candidates being invited to participate further in the assessment process. This process may include any combination of written, performance, and oral assessments to evaluate job-related education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities. Those who successfully complete the selection process will be placed on the eligibility list for this classification. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation prior to the closing date of this recruitment. Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a pre-employment background investigation, drug screen, and/or medical/physical examination. NOTE : The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Candidates may reapply when there is a posting to establish an eligibility list. EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Proof of education listed in your application will be requested at the time of conditional offer. Acceptable documentation consists of transcripts or degree, if applicable, by the accredited U.S. college or university. Education obtained outside the United States (US) require one of the following options: A. An equivalency statement from an evaluation company certified by the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) at http://www.naces.org/members.html or the Association of International Credential Evaluators Inc. (AICE) at http://aice-eval.org/members/ . B. An advanced-level degree from an accredited US college or university. All applicants will be notified via e-mail or telephone of their application status and the assessment dates/times/locations after the closing date of this announcement. THE PROVISIONS OF THIS JOB ANNOUNCEMENT DO NOT CONSTITUTE AN EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED CONTRACT.
CITY OF RIVERSIDE, CA Riverside, CA, United States
Jun 14, 2019
Full Time
The Position THE RIVERSIDE POLICE DEPARTMENT IS NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THE POSITION OFPOLICE OFFICER LATERAL/PRE-SERVICE. THE ELIGIBILITY LIST ESTABLISHED FROM THIS RECRUITMENT MAY BE USED TO FILL CURRENT AND FUTURE VACANCIES WITHIN THIS CLASSIFICATION. The Riverside Police Department is dedicated to selecting only those individuals who meet the highest of professional standards with a commitment to serving all members of their community with sensitivity, empathy, and impartiality. Police Officers under direct supervision, perform law enforcement and crime prevention work; control traffic flow and enforce state and local traffic regulations; perform investigative work; display an awareness of, and empathy towards all persons who they come into contact with; and perform related duties as required. Additional Pay Incentives: 3% Bilingual Pay 1.5% Motor Pay & 1.5% Collateral SWAT, Sniper, Hostage Negotiator Pay Lateral Officers may be eligible to retain their current PERS retirement formula 10% Intermediate POST Pay 15% Advanced POST Pay 12 Month Probationary Period for Laterals All Police Officers work four ten-hour days. Work Performed Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Patrol city in radio car, on motorcycle, or on foot; answer calls for the protection of life and property, and the enforcement of City, County, and State laws; may conduct both preliminary and follow-up investigations of disturbances, prowlers, burglaries, thefts, holdups, vehicle accidents, death, and other criminal incidents. Make arrests as necessary; interview victims, complainants, and witnesses; interrogate suspects; gather and preserve evidence; testify and present evidence in court. Contact and cooperate with other law enforcement agencies in matters relating to the investigation of crimes and the apprehension of offenders. Prepare reports of arrests made, investigations conducted, and unusual incidents observed. Serve warrants and subpoenas. While on patrol, stop drivers who are operating vehicles in violation of laws; warn drivers against unlawful practices; issue citations and make arrests as necessary; check buildings for physical security; receive, search, book, fingerprint, and transport prisoners; direct traffic at fire, special events, and other emergency or congested situations. Maintain contact with citizens regarding potential law enforcement problems and preserve good relationships with the general public. As assigned, perform specialized investigative, identification, crime prevention, special operations, aerial observation, communications or juvenile work. Qualifications Police Officer Pre-Service: Education: High school graduation or equivalent. Experience: Within the last three (3) years, applicant must have successfully completed a California Basic POST Certified Academy or Level One Modular Academy. Applicants may also qualify if they have reached the half-way point of either the Basic Academy or Level One Modular Academy; however, the applicant must have successfully graduated the academy by time of appointment. Police Officer Lateral: Education: High school graduation or equivalent. Experience: Must have completed a California Basic POST Academy and be currently employed as a sworn Police Officer, Deputy Sheriff, or related Law Enforcement Officer with a law enforcement agency in the State of California. Necessary Special Requirement: Possession of a valid class "C" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License. Must be willing to work weekends, holidays, as well as days, swing and graveyard shifts. Candidates selected must pass an extensive police background investigation including a polygraph, psychological evaluation and medical evaluation. As part of the requirement to be considered for the Police Officer Lateral/Pre-service position, applicants need to complete and submit a Personal History Statement (PHS) with their application. A copyof the PHS document can be viewed and downloaded HERE , or by visiting the CaliforniaPOST website HERE . Selection Process The selection process will begin with an employment application package screening, with the best qualified candidates being invited to participate further in the assessment process.Qualified applicants will be invited to a physical agility test. Candidates who are successful in the physical agility test MAY be invited to continue compete in a structured interview. Additional phases of selection include successfully passing an extensive police background investigation, a polygraph, a psychological evaluation, a medical evaluation andillegal drugtesting. Those who successfully complete the selection process will be placed on the eligibility list for this classification. POST Standards Requirements: Any visual defect must correct to 20/20 in both eyes. If soft contacts have been worn successfully for 3 months any defect is acceptable if corrected to 20/20. Must receive apassing score on color blindness test and depth perception. Applicants must be able to pass the POST Hearing in Noise Test (HINT). Weight must be in proportion to height as determined by a physician. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation prior to the closing date of this recruitment. IMPORTANT : Appointment is subject to successful completion of a pre-employment background investigation, medical/physical examination, and drug and alcohol test; and may be subject to polygraph examination, and/or psychological examination As part of the background investigation, all claims of education and experience made in the employment application process, as well as other information submitted, will be verified.Appointed candidates are required to submit an official copy of educational transcripts verifying obtained degrees or certificates as indicated on the employment application. NOTE : The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Candidates may reapply when there is a posting to establish an eligibility list. Some candidates may be disqualified indefinitely due to the results of their background investigation. All applicants will be notified via e-mail or telephone of their application status and the assessment dates/times/locations after the closing date of this announcement. The City of Riverside does not reimburse any expenses incurred as a result of this recruitment. THE PROVISIONS OF THIS JOB ANNOUNCEMENT DO NOT CONSTITUTE AN EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED CONTRACT.