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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
Jun 29, 2022
Full Time
The Position The City of Riverside is accepting applications for the position of Development Services Representative II to fill one (1) vacancy in the Building and Safety Division of the Community and Economic Development 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 Development Services Representative II, under general supervision, is to perform specialized and complex clerical work assisting customers in the development process for a specific city service; and to do related work as required. Work Performed Typical duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Respond to inquiries regarding department rules and regulations governing the development process in a service area and related customer problems, searching for and abstracting data and providing detailed explanation of policies and procedures. Review building/construction plans, tract and parcel maps; advise on required permits, determine and collect appropriate service/development fees and charges and issue permits. Initiate service orders, schedule inspections when required and check and update from as-built drawings. Provide information on and review contractor's liability insurance for adequacy. Perform a wide variety of clerical work including proofreading, keyboarding, filing, checking and recording information on records. Compute and process fees, deposit amounts, maintain on-going accounting and refund of fees and deposits. Operate standard office equipment, personal computer, and related software programs. Qualifications Education and Experience: Education: Equivalent to completion of the twelfth grade preferably including or supplemented by courses in business practices, typing and bookkeeping. Experience: Two years of general clerical experience. Necessary Special Requirement Possession of an appropriate, valid class "C" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License. Highly Desirable Qualifications: At least 2 years of administrative experience with the City of Riverside, 1 year of experience with permits, the permitting process and their associated software solutions, and 2 years' experience with high volume and complex public interactions OR Experience working for a municipal agency in an administrative capacity Experience working at a front desk/counter operation that involves high volume, direct interaction with the public Experience with current administrative and/or computer based software solutions and technology for a municipal agency Selection Process DOCUMENTS REQUIRED AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire PLEASE NOTE: THE CERTIFICATION REQUIRED 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. Positions that require, or may require, a California Commercial Driver's License are considered Safety Sensitive and are monitored by the U.S. Department of Transportation. Any candidate being considered for a Safety Sensitive position must submit authorization forms to the City immediately upon request to begin the pre-employment process. 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 25, 2022
Full Time
The Position The City of Riverside is accepting applications for the position of PARK PLANNER (DESIGNER) to fill one (1) vacancy in the Parks, Recreation, and Community Services 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. Let's put the river back in Riverside! With a string of park sites along the Santa Ana River, we have a ripe opportunity to create vibrant community gateways to the river. Join the team to create new trails and parks and reinvigorate existing parks throughout the City of Riverside, which has fifty-nine (59) parks totaling 2,592 acres of developed parkland serving a population of 315,000. There are an additional nine (9) parks that are undeveloped totaling 349 acres. Parks within the system include pocket parks, neighborhood parks, community parks, regional parks, joint use and special use facilities. Across the various park types there are numerous recreational opportunities including active sports fields, playgrounds, recreation centers, passive recreation amenities as well as access to 12 community centers, 3 senior centers, a nature center, 8 swimming pools (including one joint-use pool), 23.7 miles of beautiful trails, 94.5 miles of bike lanes, and so much more! The Park Planner (Designer), under direct supervision, is to perform professional park development planning; including technical construction drawing and specification preparation; to assist in park and recreation site and facility construction coordination; to provide responsible and technical staff assistance; and to do related work as required. Work Performed Typical duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Research, gather and evaluate data for various park-planning studies and prepare recommendations on methods of improving playground and park layouts of the development of new areas and facilities including buildings and recreational equipment. Prepare preliminary sketches and construction bidding documents for park landscape projects. Research products and prepare materials lists for projects. Perform a variety of research activities and prepare technical reports on assigned projects. Prepare project costs estimates and budget proposals, materials specifications and construction schedules for force account capital improvements, major repairs and refurbishing programs. Requisition materials and assist in the inspection of work done for adherence to plans, standards and specifications. Assist in the inspection of public landscapes in subdivisions to assure adherence to departmental requirements. Investigate and prepare responses to public complaints and inquires concerning street trees, public landscapes and parks. Assist in the preparation and administration of state and federal park and recreation facility grants. Analyze demographic and environmental conditions and conduct socio-economic studies related to a variety of park and recreation activities and reports. Qualifications Education and Experience: Education: Equivalent to a Bachelor's Degree (120 semester units) from an accredited college or university with major study in park management, landscape architecture, horticulture, urban planning or a closely related field is required. Experience: Experience in park development, planning, horticulture, landscaping or park and park facilities construction or renovation or maintenance is highly desirable. Experience in preparation of park landscape architectural plans and specifications is highly desirable. Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for up to two years of the required education on a year-for-year basis. Candidates must be proficient in the use of word processing and spreadsheet programs. Employees in this position are subjected to agency shop requirements. Necessary Special Requirements Possession of an appropriate, valid class "C" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License. Highly Desirable Qualifications: Two or more years of experience with preparation of project costs estimates and budget proposals, materials specifications and construction schedules. Two or more years of AutoCAD, GIS and Photoshop experience in landscape architecture, architecture, or other closely related field. Experience engaging with the public and responding to complaints or inquires. Possession of a current, valid license to practice Landscape Architecture, Architecture and/or Engineering form the State of California . Selection Process DOCUMENTS REQUIRED AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire 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.
CITY OF RIVERSIDE, CA Riverside, CA, United States
Jun 24, 2022
Full Time
The Position The City of Riverside Police Department is now accepting applications for the position of Park and Neighborhood Specialist or Park and Neighborhood Specialist Trainee to establish a list for any current and future vacancies. Successful candidates must pass a thorough background investigation prior to appointment. The salary for each position is as follows: Park & Neighborhood Specialist Trainee: $23.13 - $25.51 hourly Park & Neighborhood Specialist: $25.25 - $32.20 hourly Park and Neighborhood Specialist, under general supervision, perform a variety of non-sworn patrol, observation and enforcement duties at City parks, park facilities and adjacent neighborhoods to ensure safe and proper usage of City parks, public spaces and adjacent neighborhoods; enforce various municipal codes and regulations related to the use of public parks and park facilities; issue warnings or citations for violations; provide public with information, assistance and emergency services such as basic first aid, CPR; attends/assists with City events; and perform other related duties as assigned. T he Park and Neighborhood Specialist is a journey level civilian classification within the police department. Incumbents are expected to collaborate with NPC Police Service Representatives, have a working knowledge of laws, codes, regulations, Department policies and procedures applicable to the assigned work; and are expected to function with a high degree of independent judgment and assist in the training of other civilian personnel as needed. Incumbents are assigned to the various City Parks and may work a varied work shift, including evenings, weekends, and holidays; at night for special events. SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATES MUST PASS A THOROUGH BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION PRIOR TO APPOINTMENT. *** 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. *** Work Performed Conducts proactive patrols of city parks, park facilities and adjacent neighborhoods on foot, electric/pedal-assist bicycle, and/or city motor vehicle, while maintaining high visibility to preserve a safe environment. Provide the public with information regarding the proper use of parks. Perform enforcement of municipal codes related to the use of parks, park facilities and designated areas to maintain or for the protection and safety of patrons. Monitor park activities and patrons using parks and park facilities. Recognize suspicious behavior and act upon it to prevent a crime from occurring. Operate portable communication devices such as two-way radio. Handle parking related issues in the parks. Investigate and attempt to resolve citizen complaints in and around the parks. Maintain order by acting upon violations of the law, either by issuing a warning, a citation, or having sworn personnel handle the situation. Monitor, handle and resolve issues in the park that would deter patrons from using parks and related facilities. These issues include but are not limited to, gang activity, homeless persons, and individuals using drugs and/or alcohol. Report unsafe or unsanitary conditions to the appropriate departments. (i.e., Fire, Public Works, Health Department, etc.) Provide aid in emergency situations such as administering CPR and basic first aid and notify police and fire of emergency. Observe and determine if a park needs a stronger police presence. Enforce the proper use of permits for parties, sporting activities, and other park events. Attend community and City events in the parks; provide assistance patrolling, providing directions/guidance to the public at City Events (i.e., Festival of Lights, 4th of July Fireworks Shows etc.). Collaborate with the Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department, Community Services Bureau and Riverside Police Foundation to support youth activities in the parks. Partner with School Resource Officers to attend and/or assist with school activities or functions held at City parks, facilities or other City public spaces. These may include book reading events, sporting events, or any collaborative event where the City or police department partners with the local school districts. Write a variety of incident reports related to burglary, vandalism, petty thefts, grand thefts, auto thefts, various municipal code violations, City property damage, falls on City property, miscellaneous incident reports, and other accident reports. Qualifications Requirements for Park & Neighborhood Specialist: Education : High school graduation or satisfactory equivalent (GED). Experience : At least one year of responsible public contact experience in the area of enforcement of public laws, ordinance, rules or guidelines in a law enforcement environment, code enforcement, patrolling community parks, police oriented public support, or security patrol and protective services position. Requirements for Park & Neighborhood Specialist Trainee : Education : High school graduation or satisfactory equivalent (GED). Experience : None Highly Desired Qualifications for the Trainee Position : Experience working for a Law Enforcement Agency Public Contact Experience Security Patrol Experience Necessary Special Requirements : Possession of a valid, Class "C" California Motor Vehicle Operator's license. Possession of a POST PC 832 Certificate within 12 months of hire date. Possession of a standard First Aid certificate, CPR and AED certificate within 12 months of hire date. Must be willing to work various shifts including evenings, weekends, holidays; at night for special events. Must be able to pass an intensive police background investigation. 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 will include: Written Examination - This is a multiple-choice test that will assess Grammar, Spelling, Vocabulary, and Reading Comprehension skills and knowledge. Physical Agility Test - This will consist of completing a 99-yard obstacle course, and riding, manipulating, and successfully loading and unloading a bicycle weighing approximately 50 lbs. from a vehicle; Personal History Statement - This will consist of completing and submitting a document regarding the candidate's background history. Oral Exam - Interview DOCUMENTS REQUIRED AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire 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. IMPORTANT: Appointment is subject to successful completion of an in-depth 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. Here are some frequently asked questions about the new PANS position: • Will PANS be unarmed? Yes, they are civilian staff and will not carry firearms. They will work with a PANS partner along with members of the police department. • Will an academy be required? There is no academy, but PANS will attend a 832 PC class as part of their training. • WILL YOU HAVE TO PASS A PHYSICAL AGILITY TEST? Yes, a 99-yard obstacle course. In addition to this physical agility test, a written test, oral exam, complete background check, and applicants may be required to participate in a polygraph test and psychological examination. Watch a short video about the obstacle course HERE . •What kind of training will PANS receive? In addition to the 832 PC course, PANS personnel will receive a bicycle training & safety course, along with training to include first aid/CPR, pepper spray training, and other skills training pertinent to the duties of this position. • Do you have to be vaccinated? There is no vaccination requirement at this time. • How many positions are open? The city has granted 20 positions at this time. To hear directly from Chief Gonzalez about the PANS program, click HERE to watch a recent segment of "Mayor's Monthly" with City of Riverside Mayor Patricia Lock Dawson where they discuss what our Park and Neighborhood Specialists will be doing to enhance safety in our communities. 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. 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 24, 2022
Full Time
The Position The City of Riverside is accepting applications for the position of GENERAL SERVICE WORKER - FULL TIME REGULAR to fill multiple vacancies in the Street Maintenance 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 Street Maintenance Division is responsible for providing maintenance of the public infrastructure to ensure the safe, efficient movement of vehicular and pedestrian traffic. Approximately 44 employees are assigned to one of several crews responsible for paving, slurry seal application, filling potholes, fabricating/installing signs (regulatory/warning/directional), repairing walls/fencing, repairing guardrails, removal and repair of concrete (curb/gutter, sidewalks, cross gutters, spandrels, wheelchair ramps, etc.), chemical application for weed control, street painting (striping, legends, crosswalks, edge lines, etc.), removing graffiti, responding to storm events, etc. General Service Workers, under direct supervision, perform a variety of unskilled and limited skill maintenance tasks; and perform related work as required. Work Performed Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Dig ditches, trenches and post holes; backfill trenches; load and unload dirt ant construction materials. Cut grass and weeds; rake and load grass and brush; mow lawns and clean grounds; assist in planting, watering and caring for shrubs and flowers. Assist in maintaining and preparing athletic fields including hand grading, filling and shaping of baseball diamonds. Assist journey level building maintenance trade workers in painting projects, moving furniture and equipment, removing and laying of carpets, and construction or maintenance projects as assigned. Assist other skilled workers in a variety of crafts and trades; may act as flag person when working on City streets; may drive City vehicles, as assigned. Deliver utility cut-off notices on residential and business doors of designated utility customers. Deliver City locks, meter reading cards, or other miscellaneous items to customers. Tactfully respond to citizen inquiries and/or complaints. Maintain assigned City vehicles. Assist with storm drain channel clean up. Assist the Wastewater Operations staff with general housekeeping, septic receiving, bio-solids handling, sampling activities and basic laboratory assistance. Qualifications Recruitment Guidelines: Education: Equivalent to the completion of the twelfth grade. Experience: None Necessary Special Requirements: Possession of or ability to obtain an appropriate, valid Class "C" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License. Highly Desirable Qualifications: Ability to lift 55 pounds. Current possession of a valid Class "C" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License. Heavy manual labor experience. Experience completing daily paperwork, including route sheets and equipment inspection. Selection Process DOCUMENTS REQUIRED AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire FOR 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 23, 2022
Full Time
The Position The City of Riverside is accepting applications for the position of SENIOR OFFICE SPECIALIST to establish an eligibility list to fill any current and/or upcoming vacancies within this classification for up to six (6) months. Senior Office Specialist performs a variety of office and administrative support duties at various skill and ability levels, depending on the duties associated with the position to which assigned, including assuming responsibility for seeing that work of subordinates meets with appropriate standards, explaining policies, procedures, rules and regulations; and specialized work requiring extensive experience, knowledge of the technical subject matter, and functions of a work program. Employees at this level are required to be fully trained in all procedures related to assigned area of responsibility and to exercise independent judgment and discretion. NOTE: This posting also applies to the Senior Office Specialist (C) classification. Positions assigned to the Police Department must pass a thorough and extensive background prior to appointment. A written examination is required for the Senior Office Specialist position. The written examination will be administered at a designated City facility. The written examination dates are below. Candidates who meet minimum qualifications must pass the written examination to be placed on the eligibility list. Candidates who pass the written examination will be required to submit a certification for proficiency level with Microsoft Word. Proficiency certification will be coordinated at a designated facility. Important (Tentative) Dates: Written Examination Date: Monday, July 11, 2022 Work Performed Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Perform a wide variety of administrative support work including word processing, proofreading, filing, checking, and recording information on records. Serve as receptionist, answering the telephone, screening calls and visitors, referring inquiries as appropriate, and assisting the general public, giving information as required. Keyboard a variety of documents including letters, memorandums, agendas, financial reports, minutes, or other materials from oral direction, rough draft, copy, notes, or transcribing machine recordings. Operate a variety of office equipment to carry out assigned administrative support functions. Check, maintain, and tabulate statistical data and records. Process and maintain personnel and payroll records and forms of departmental/divisional personnel. Sort, code, scan, and file correspondence, vouchers, forms, documents, and other materials numerically, alphabetically or by other predetermined classification. Check records and papers for grammatical and arithmetic accuracy, completeness, and compliance with established standards and procedures. Maintain sections of a central records system; enter or extract information on or from records. Utilize computer and computer devices to carry out assigned administrative support functions. Sort and deliver mail. Participate in the work of an office unit. Compile information, data, and materials, and assist in the preparation of a variety of narrative, financial, and statistical reports. Apply departmental policies and procedures in determining completeness of applications, records, and reports; provide routine information and forms to the public; collect and process appropriate information and forms. Respond to routine complaints and request for information. Contact the public and outside agencies in acquiring and providing information and making referrals. Develop and/or maintain sections of a central records system; enter or extract information on or from records. Maintain records and compile detailed and complex information, data, and materials and assist in the preparation of a variety of narrative, financial, budgetary, and statistical reports. Assist in the development of departmental policies, procedures, and forms in determining completeness of applications, records, and reports. Respond to complaints and request for information that involve searching for and abstracting data and providing detailed explanation of policies and procedures. Serve as support staff to Boards or Commissions by taking minutes, preparing information packets, and coordinating meeting times and locations. Order necessary office supplies. Coordinate travel arrangements. Distribute and reconcile office petty cash. Train clerical staff in office/desk procedures. Qualifications Recruitment Guidelines: Education: High School graduation or satisfactory equivalent (GED). Experience: Three years of general administrative support experience. Necessary Special Requirements: Possession of, or ability to obtain, an appropriate, valid, Class "C" California Motor Vehicle Operator's license. Demonstrated proficiency at an intermediate level in Microsoft Word. Positions assigned to the Police Department, must pass a thorough and extensive police background prior to appointment. Highly Desirable qualifications for current and future vacancies vary among City departments and may include any of the following: Customer Service experience in a professional office setting. Experience assisting with confidential matters. Intermediate to advanced-level proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint. Experience working for a municipality or public agency. Experience assisting with financial, budgetary, and statistical reports. Flexibility to work in a fast-paced environment Good organization and communication skills Selection Process DOCUMENTS REQUIRED AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION: 1) Completed Online Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire 3) CERTIFICATION for proficiency level in Microsoft WORD For directions on attaching a document to an On-line Employment Application, or General Information on completing your On-line Application, CLICK ( Application Guide). Candidates are required to participate in a WRITTEN EXAMINATION to demonstrate proficiency level in Microsoft WORD. 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 17, 2022
Full Time
The Position The City of Riverside is accepting applications for the position of Wastewater Plant Operator (I, II, or III) to fill one (1) vacancy in the Sewer Treatment 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 Water Quality Control Plant (RWQCP) is located at 5950 Acorn Street Riverside, CA 92504. The plant was recently expanded and retrofitted to meet the needs of future generations. This plant expansion introduced several new technologies designed to produce high quality effluent water and increase the plant's efficiency. As currently constructed, the RWQCP consists of two separate treatment plants with a common chlorine contact basin, de-chlorination and outfall structures. These provide preliminary, primary, secondary and tertiary treatment for a rated capacity of 46 million gallons per day (MGD) or enough to fill up 70 Olympic size pools. Under general supervision, Wastewater Plant Operators are to perform skilled work, supervise and train subordinates in the operation of all equipment in a wastewater treatment plant on an assigned shift (day, swing or graveyard); and to do related work as required. ***MUST BE AVAILABLE TO WORK ALL SHIFTS*** Wastewater Plant Operator I $57,852.00 Annually This is the entry class in the wastewater plant operation series. For a full description of the Wastewater Plant Operator I position, please click here . Wastewater Plant Operator II $68,112.00 Annually This is the journey level class in the wastewater plant operation series. For a full description of the Wastewater Plant Operator II position, please click here . Wastewater Plant Operator III $77,424.00 Annually Work in this class is distinguished from that of Wastewater Plant Operator II by greater complexity of the work and by greater independence with which an incumbent is expected to operate. For a full description of the Wastewater Plant Operator III position, please click here . Work Performed Typical duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: When assigned as a Wastewater Plant Operator I or II: Operate wastewater treatment facilities to control flow and processing of wastewater, sludge and effluent; monitor gauges, meters, and control panels; observe variation in operating conditions; interpret meter and gauge readings; and test results to determine processing requirements. Operate valves and gates; start and stop pumps, engines, and electric motors to control and adjust flow and treatment processes; operate and maintain boilers and incinerators; perform routine maintenance work. Collect samples and perform routine laboratory tests and analyses. Maintain shift log and record meter and gauge readings. Assist in the supervision and training of less experienced operators. Control, monitor and operate wastewater processes and equipment utilizing a Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition System (SCADA). Assist in Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition System (SCADA) system development and upgrades. In addition, when assigned as a Wastewater Plant Operator III: Supervise and participate in the operation of wastewater treatment facilities to control flow and processing of wastewater, sludge and effluent. Monitor gauges, meters and control panels. Observe variations in operating conditions. Interpret observations, meter readings and test results to determine processing requirements. Supervise and participate in the operation of valves, gates, boilers, compressors, pumps, engines and electric motors to control treatment processes. Perform routine maintenance work on equipment and machinery. Insure safe work practices are followed; instruct assigned personnel in proper work procedures and use of safety equipment; may use self-contained breathing apparatus. Keep facility areas in a clean and orderly condition. Perform work outdoors at times in inclement weather. Collect samples and perform routine laboratory tests and analyses. Maintain shift log and record meter and gauge readings. Assist in the supervision and training of Operators I and II. Perform in a leadership role for the more complex projects or assignments. Control, monitor and operate wastewater processes and equipment utilizing a Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition System (SCADA). Assist in Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition System (SCADA) system development and upgrades. Serve as the acting Senior Wastewater Plant Operator as required. Perform the more complicated operational tasks and trouble-shoot process problems. Assist Maintenance in the isolation and removal from service of process equipment. Qualifications Recruitment Guidelines: Wastewater Plant Operator I Education: High school graduation or satisfactory equivalent. Experience: One-year of full-time qualifying experience operating a wastewater treatment plant. Wastewater Plant Operator II Education: High school graduation or satisfactory equivalent. Experience: Two years of full-time qualifying experience in the operation of a wastewater treatment plant. Wastewater Plant Operator III Education: High School graduation or satisfactory equivalent (GED). A Bachelor's Degree or Associate's Degree with a major course work related to wastewater treatment or environmental science or related education is highly desired. Experience: Four years of full-time qualifying experience performing functions of a wastewater treatment plant operator. Supervisory experience is desirable. A Bachelor's Degree (120 semester units) with a major related to wastewater treatment and which includes a minimum of 30 basic science courses may be substituted for two years of the required experience. An Associate's Degree or completion of 60 semester units at a college or university, either of which includes 15 semester units of basic science courses may be substituted for one year of the required experience. Necessary Special Requirements for Wastewater Plant Operator I Possession of an appropriate, valid class "C" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License. May require possession of or the ability to obtain an appropriate valid California Commercial Motor Vehicle Operator's License based upon operational need and the duties assigned. Possession of a current, valid, Grade I Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Certificate issued by the State Water Resources Control Board. Possession of a current, valid Grade II, Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Certificate issued by the State Water Resources Control Board within 24 months of employment. Necessary Special Requirements for Wastewater Plant Operator II Possession of an appropriate, valid class "C" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License. May require possession of or the ability to obtain an appropriate valid California Commercial Motor Vehicle Operator's License based upon operational need and the duties assigned. Possession of a current, valid, Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Grade II Certificate issued by the State Water Resources Control Board. Possession of a current, valid, Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Grade III Certificate issued by the State Water Resources Control Board within 24 months of appointment to a Wastewater Plant Operator II. Necessary Special Requirements for Wastewater Plant Operator III Possession of an appropriate, valid class "C" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License. May require possession of or the ability to obtain an appropriate valid California Commercial Motor Vehicle Operator's License based upon operational need and the duties assigned. Possession of a current valid Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Grade III Certificate issued by the State Water Resources Control Board. Selection Process DOCUMENTS REQUIRED AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire 3) Current Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Certificate issued by the State Water Resources Control Board (must be scanned and attached to the online application). PLEASE NOTE: THE CERTIFICATION REQUIRED 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. Positions that require, or may require, a California Commercial Driver's License are considered Safety Sensitive and are monitored by the U.S. Department of Transportation. Any candidate being considered for a Safety Sensitive position must submit authorization forms to the City immediately upon request to begin the pre-employment process. 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. 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 10, 2022
Full Time
The Position The City of Riverside is accepting applications for the position of Fire Safety Inspector Trainee, Fire Safety Inspector I, and Fire Safety Inspector II. This position will be assigned to the Fire Prevention Division of the Riverside Fire Department. The eligibility list established may be used to fill any current and/or upcoming vacancies within this classification for up to six (6) months. Candidates applying for this position will be evaluated based on their education, skills, and experience to determine whether they qualify for the Fire Safety Inspector Trainee, I or II level position. Fire Safety Inspector Trainee $24.02 - $26.49 Hourly $49,968 - $55,092 Annually Fire Safety Inspector I $27.81 - $33.81 Hourly $57,852.00 - $70,320 Annually Fire Safety Inspector II $32.20 - $39.13 Hourly $66,984.00 - $81,396 Annually The Fire Safety Inspectors, under general supervision, perform a variety of fire safety education, prevention, inspection, and enforcement duties in compliance with Fire, Building, government codes, City regulations and laws; and do related work as required. *** 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.*** Work Performed Duties assigned to the Fire Safety Inspector I: Assist and provide clerical work for public information releases and fire safety education programs; give presentations and demonstrations. Prepare, brochures, and like materials; review and edit materials to ensure they meet safety and educational standards; monitor quality and delivery of fire safety information. Interpret local and State fire safety codes and inspection and investigation techniques and procedures; explain data concerning building design and construction and fire extinguishing and alarm systems and equipment. Conduct and participate in fire safety surveys and inspections locating and identifying existing or potential fire safety problems and recommending appropriate safety measures and devices. Compose and issue written correspondence, notices, and citations; keep records of inspections and prepare specific documents and reports. Issue and explain permit applications and requirements; ensure application of specifications related to safety and fire preparedness; witness and certify the correct installation of fire safety apparatus for new construction. Investigate public complaints concerning fire safety and respond to requests for service and assistance. Remain informed of emerging trends and practices in all aspects of fire safety; maintains website and updates safety and public information. Perform various clerical work for fire safety programs and education; communicates with organizations, coordinates fire safety engagements, and performs extensive community outreach. Perform other similar duties as assigned. Knowledge of: Basic principles and practices of fire safety education, inspection, and enforcement work. National, State, and local fire and life, electrical, mechanical, and building safety codes, standards, and policies. National Fire Protection Association Standards. Public relations techniques and practices. City and department policies and procedures. Ability to: Interpreting fire and life safety codes and standards. Effectively applying fire prevention and fire investigation methods, practices, and techniques. Following oral and written instructions. Operating a personal computer and applicable software programs to create and revise graphic materials. Communicating effectively both verbally and in writing. Establishing and maintaining effective working relationships. Conflict resolution. Duties assigned to the Fire Safety Inspector II: Participate, assist, and support work for public information releases and fire safety education programs; coordinate with surrounding agencies, schools, community groups, and the general public to encourage fire safety education and understanding; give presentations and demonstrations. Prepare, brochures, and like materials; review and edit materials to ensure they meet safety and educational standards and regulations; monitor quality and delivery of fire safety information. Inspect commercial, residential, educational, institutional, public assembly, and selected industrial buildings and facilities under construction; check and inspect fire protection systems, flammable liquid storage, and dispensing facilities for compliance with fire and life safety codes, standards, and policies; identify areas of safety concern or non-compliance and communicate resolution tactics and potential penalties. Enforce the filing of hazardous materials inventory and emergency response plan, permit applications, financial responsibility and assurance notifications, forms and required documents; investigate hazardous substance complaints from other agencies and the public. Compose and issue written correspondence, notices, and citations; keep records of inspections and prepare specific documents and reports. Issue and explain permit applications and requirements; ensure application of specifications related to safety and fire preparedness; witness and certify the correct installation of fire safety apparatus for new construction. Manage and maintain control of security locking systems and devices for emergency access to specific public and private buildings. Investigate public complaints concerning fire safety and respond to requests for service and assistance. May participate in the compliance review of building plans and construction; performs special inspections for various events and other occurrences within the City. Remain informed of emerging trends and practices in all aspects of fire safety. Assist in training of Inspector I personnel. Perform other similar duties as assigned. Knowledge of: Principles and practices of fire safety and hazardous material education, inspection, and enforcement work. State and local fire and life safety, electrical, mechanical, building safety codes, standards, and policies. National Fire Protection Association Standards. Hazardous Materials Business Plan Program and applicable Health and Safety regulations. Fire detection, suppression, extinguishing systems, equipment, and other fire appliances Public relations techniques and practices. City and department policies and procedures. Ability to: Interpreting fire and life safety codes and standards. Detecting fire hazards and code violations. Enforcing codes and standards with firmness, tact, and impartiality. Following oral and written instructions. Operating a personal computer and applicable software programs to create and revise graphic materials; conduct data entry; and comprehend electronic building and fire plan submittals. Communicating effectively both verbally and in writing. Providing testimony in a court of law, administrative hearing, or conference call relating to fire and/or hazardous material violations. Establishing and maintaining effective working relationships at all times. Conflict resolution. Providing guidance, training, and delegation. Qualifications Recruitment Guidelines: Fire Safety Inspector Trainee : Education : High School graduation or satisfactory equivalent (GED) preferably supplemented by at least one college level course in Fundamentals of Fire Prevention, Fire Protection Equipment and Systems or closely related coursework. Experien ce : Six (6) months of experience performing fire zoning, fire code compliance/inspection, land use, building inspection, construction inspection, municipal firefighting, enforcement of government/municipal codes, or a related field. Fire Safety Inspector I : Education : High School graduation or satisfactory equivalent (GED) preferably supplemented by at least one college level course in Fundamentals of Fire Prevention, Fire Protection Equipment and Systems or closely related coursework. Experience : One (1) year of experience performing fire zoning, fire code compliance/inspection, land use, building inspection, construction inspection, municipal firefighting, enforcement of government/municipal codes, or a related field. Necessary Special Requirements Possession of, or ability to obtain, an appropriate, valid class "C" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License. Possession of a Certificate of Completion for PC-832 (Arrests and Procedures) within 12 months of employment. California State Fire Marshal Fire Inspector 1 Certification, or Fire Inspector I from the International Code Council within 12 months of employment. Possession of State of California certificate for the 24-hour HAZWOPER FRA course within 12 months of employment. Fire Safety Inspector II : Education : High School graduation or satisfactory equivalent (GED) supplemented by at least one college-level course in Fire or Building Inspection, Code Enforcement, Hazardous Materials, Fire Protection Systems and Building Components, or closely related coursework. Experience : Two (2) years of full-time experience performing fire inspection, prevention, building inspection, enforcement of government/municipal codes, municipal firefighting, or a related field. Necessary Special Requirements : Possession of, or ability to obtain, an appropriate, valid class "C" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License. Possession of a Certificate of Completion for PC-832 (Arrests and Procedures) training within 12 months of employment. Possession of California State Fire Marshal Certification as Fire Inspector I or certification as a Fire Inspector I or certification as a Fire Inspector II from the International Code Council within 12 months of employment. Possession of State of California certificates for the 24-hour HAZWOPER FRA course and the California Aboveground Petroleum Storage Act (APSA) course within 12 months of employment. *For more information regarding courses to obtain P.C. 832 Arrests and Procedures, visit: Ben Clark Training Center OR Rio Hondo College Selection Process 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 09, 2022
Full Time
The Position The City of Riverside is accepting applications for the position of Real Property Services Manager to fill one (1) vacancy in the Property Services D ivision of the Community and Economic Development 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 City of Riverside is seeking an experienced professional to p lan, assign, supervise, review, and participate in the technical activities of appraisal, negotiation, investigation, relocation and recording related to city real property interests, purchases, leases, easements, rights-of-way, condemnations, sales and other real property services. A successful candidate will have a broad background in real property appraisal and management, redevelopment land transactions, and a strong experience in relocation of residential, commercial and industrial uses. The Real Property Services Manager is to plan, direct, supervise, and coordinate the acquisition, disposition, valuation, recordation, lease negotiation, displace relocation and property management activities for real property interests of the city; and to do related work as required. Work Performed Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Plan, assign, supervise, review, and participate in the technical activities of appraisal, negotiation, investigation, relocation and recording related to city real property interests, purchases, leases, easements, rights-of-way, condemnations, sales and other real property services. Develop and implement goals and objectives; establish schedules and methods for property acquisition and management activities; implement policies and procedures. Oversee the maintenance of files and records of property services activities. Analyze the appraisal and title research needs of assignments and determine the advisability of contracting work. Interview, select and review the work of independent title and appraisal firms. Conduct negotiations with property owners and other parties of interest. Coordinate property services activities with other city departments and divisions, and with outside agencies. Represent the city in the community and at professional meetings as required. Respond to difficult citizen complaints and requests for information. Oversee the preparation and administer the divisional budget. Supervise, train and evaluate assigned staff. Qualifications Education and Experience: Education: A Bachelor's Degree from an accredited four-year college or university with major work in business administration, economics, real estate, or a closely related field is highly desirable. Experience: Five years of increasingly responsible professional administrative experience in the appraisal, acquisition, and management of public property. Necessary Special Requirement Possession of an appropriate, valid class "C" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License. Highly Desirable Qualifications International Right of Way Association (IRWA) certification or completed courses. Selection Process DOCUMENTS REQUIRED AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire 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 08, 2022
Full Time
The Position The City of Riverside is accepting applications for the position of MINI-BUS DRIVER/DISPATCHER - SCHEDULER to fill one (1) vacancy in the Special Transit Division of the Parks, Recreation & Community Services 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 Special Transit Division provides transportation to seniors sixty (60) years of age or older, or those with disabilities. Twenty-seven different routes provide, on average, approximately 600 rides per day and this is an origin-to-destination service! Rides may be scheduled from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday through Friday, and from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm on Saturdays, Sundays and holidays. The ideal candidate must be able to multi-task and work under stressful conditions while reacting appropriately using sound judgement and maintain respectful working relationships with the general public, co-workers and supervisors. The City seeks a candidate who is willing to work weekends, holidays, and various shifts (days, swing and nights). The Mini-Bus Driver/Dispatcher -Scheduler , under general supervision, organizes requests for mini-bus service, schedules service requests, and prepares routes and route assignments; operates a mini-bus to transport people on requests from a route sheet; and performs office and other related work. Work Performed Typical duties may include, but are not necessarily limited to, the following: Answer special transportation telephone, accepting requests for minibus service and service complaints, changing and canceling reservations, and providing information as required. Organize reservations into systematic routes, making call-backs to passengers regarding changes in pick-up times. Relay current and emergency information on area and street conditions to drivers and appropriate parties. Maintain daily in-service log of drivers and vehicles, subscription trip files, and other operations data for program analysis. Locate persons desiring service as indicated on the manifest and drive them to their destination. Assist elderly and disabled persons in boarding and leaving the bus, operating a wheelchair lift as required. Maintain load factor information on patrons for the safe and efficient operation of the mini-bus. Maintain a clean and orderly bus ensuring that the vehicle is ready for service. Report and deliver the minibus to the garage for repair and major maintenance work. Operate a mobile radio and base radio station. Collect and account for fares. Complete incident and accident report forms as necessary. Qualifications Recruitment Guidelines: Education: High School graduation or satisfactory equivalent (GED). Experience: One year of full-time experience in the operation of a mini-bus or similar public transit vehicle and six months of experience in vehicle dispatching and maintenance of operations data. Necessary Special Requirements Possession of an appropriate, valid Class A or B California Motor Vehicle Operator's License with Passenger Endorsement. Possession of an appropriate, valid Special Driver Certificate issued by the California Highway Patrol (CHP) within three (3) months from the time of appointment. The following Special Driver Certificates are accepted: Vehicle for Developmentally Disabled Persons (VDDP) School Pupil Activity Bus (SPAB) Certificate or School Bus Driver Certificate. Selection Process DOCUMENTS REQUIRED AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire PLEASE NOTE: THE CERTIFICATION REQUIRED 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. Positions that require, or may require, a California Commercial Driver's License are considered Safety Sensitive and are monitored by the U.S. Department of Transportation. Any candidate being considered for a Safety Sensitive position must submit authorization forms to the City immediately upon request to begin the pre-employment process. 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 04, 2022
Full Time
The Position The City of Riverside is accepting applications for the position of EQUIPMENT SERVICE WORKER to fill multiple vacancies in the FLEET DIVISION of the GENERAL SERVICES 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. Equipment Service Workers, under general supervision, perform semi-skilled preventative maintenance, mechanical repair and tire repair and replacements on a variety of diesel, compressed natural gas and gasoline powered automotive, construction and towed equipment; and do related work as required. The ideal candidate(s) must be willing to work second shift from 3:00pm to 12:30am. 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 applications will take place on July 14, 2021 and every two weeks thereafter. Work Performed Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Perform on and off-site preventative maintenance inspections, entry level to semi-skilled 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, and standby generators. Assist and participate in minor engine tune-ups, general repair and maintenance of a variety of automotive mechanical equipment. Perform brake inspections and replacements, cooling system services, engine, transmission and differential oil changes, tune-ups and valve adjustments. Inspect, maintain, breakdown, repair, mount and balance tires on various city vehicles and equipment. Participate in formal training as well as hands-on cross-training consisting of more complex vehicle and equipment repairs to increase skills and knowledge. Perform inspection and data information collection of newly purchased vehicles and equipment. Prepare vehicles for decommissioning and sales. Assist with pick-up and delivery of vehicles and equipment. Occasionally assist with emergency field repairs to vehicles and equipment. Maintain accurate computer based time and material records as well as work performed on all work. Perform routine, basic preventative maintenance on fire equipment and apparatus, compressed natural gas filling station and dispensing equipment on an as-needed basis. Qualifications Recruitment Guidelines: Education : High school graduation or satisfactory equivalent (GED). Supplemental specialized training in the maintenance and repair of gas and diesel-powered equipment is highly desirable. Experience : One (1) year of experience in automotive servicing work. Experience servicing heavy-duty vehicles and equipment is highly desirable. Necessary Special Requirements: Possession of an appropriate, valid Class "C" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License. Possession of an appropriate, valid Class "A" California Motor Vehicle Commercial Operator's License by the end of the probationary period (12 months). Possession of a current, valid, Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certificate is highly desirable. Successful completion of any two (2) ASE Series certification tests is required by the end of the probationary period (12 months). An additional two (2) ASE tests of the incumbents choosing within two (2) years of hire date. The incumbent must maintain all certifications acquired throughout employment. Highly Desired Qualification: Possession of an 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. Positions that require, or may require, a California Commercial Driver's License are considered Safety Sensitive and are monitored by the U.S. Department of Transportation. Any candidate being considered for a Safety Sensitive position must submit authorization forms to the City immediately upon request to begin the pre-employment process. 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 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 04, 2022
Full Time
The Position THE RIVERSIDE POLICE DEPARTMENT IS NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THE POSITION OF POLICE 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. Additional Recruitment Guidelines : Grooming Standards: All applicants will present themselves in a professional manner throughout the entire testing process. This means no facial hair, ear plugs or hoop style ear rings. Males will have a well-groomed haircut with the back of their hair no longer than the bottom of their natural neck line. Females will have their hair pulled back into a pony tail or a bun if their hair is long enough to do so. Both male and female applicants will dress themselves in a suit or formal business attire. No T-shirts, tank tops, jeans, shorts or sandals will be allowed as you are testing for a professional organization. Tattoo Requirements: All tattoos shall be covered by your business attire and no temporary cover-ups will be accepted. All listed standards and requirements indicated on this flyer will be strictly enforced as they are in accordance with our current department policies. We also reserve the right to remove any applicant from the process if these standards are not adhered to. 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 copy of the PHS document can be viewed and downloaded HERE , or by visiting the California POST 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 and illegal drug testing. 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 a 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
Jun 04, 2022
Full Time
The Position The City of Riverside Police Department is currently recruiting for highly motivated individuals for the position of Police Officer Trainee . This is a continuous recruitment.** Applications will be reviewed and those best meeting the needs of the department will be invited to the next step in the selection process. Invited candidates will be required to attend and pass a Written Exam , a Physical Agility Test (PAT), a review of their Personal History Statement (PHS), and an Oral Exam (interview). For more information regarding the application and selection process, click here . Candidates successful in 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 challenging opportunity for those wanting to grow and advance in their careers and make a difference in their life and the life of others. *Start salary upon promotion to Police Officer: $78,036 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. ** The City reserves the right to close this recruitment at any time without notice. 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. Additional Recruitment Guidelines : Grooming Standards: All applicants will present themselves in a professional manner throughout the entire testing process. This means no facial hair, ear plugs or hoop style ear rings. Males will have a well-groomed haircut with the back of their hair no longer than the bottom of their natural neck line. Females will have their hair pulled back into a pony tail or a bun if their hair is long enough to do so. Both male and female applicants will dress themselves in a suit or formal business attire. No T-shirts, tank tops, jeans, shorts or sandals will be allowed as you are testing for a professional organization. Tattoo Requirements: All tattoos shall be covered by your business attire and no temporary cover-ups will be accepted. All listed standards and requirements indicated on this flyer will be strictly enforced as they are in accordance with our current department policies. We also reserve the right to remove any applicant from the process if these standards are not adhered to. 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 participate in a written examination*, and if successful, will proceed to complete a Physical Agility Test (PAT) **. As part of the screening process, candidates will also be required to complete a Personal History Statement (PHS) 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 and a drug testing. 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 . * For the PAT, appropriate clothing should be worn. Shorts or loose-fitting clothes that do not restrict arm and leg movements, along with a comfortable athletic shoe, are suggested and will be appropriate for the entire day . Suggestion: Candidates seeking to practice the Physical Agility Test (PAT) in preparation for the test , may do so by visiting Bordwell Park, located at 2008 Martin Luther King Blvd, Riverside, CA 92507 . Please be respectful of the park community at all times. 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
Jun 04, 2022
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 04, 2022
Full Time
The Position The City of Riverside is accepting applications for the position of Solid Waste Operator to fill multiple vacancies in the Solid Waste Collection 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 Solid Waste Division consists of refuse collection, street sweeping, and Urban/Forestry Landscape operations. Approximately 68 employees are assigned to the Solid Waste Division located at the City of Riverside Corporation Yard. Refuse collection provides weekly residential pick up of trash, recycled, and green waste for approximately 80,000 residential homes, using both City and private hauler drivers. 28 routes are completed weekly using 41 CNG refuse trucks in a 4-day/10-hour work week. Additional collection events are held throughout the year including three citywide CURE Events and one Bulky Event. Street Sweeping is conducted twice a month along 60+ routes. Street Sweepers collect debris along the gutters covering approximately 600 miles twice each month. Urban/Forestry Landscape oversees approximately 167,000 trees and manages over 450 acres of landscaping throughout the 81 square miles of the City of Riverside. The ideal candidate for the Solid Waste Operator position will be highly dependable, able to work a 5/40 or 4/10 schedule with some mandatory overtime, and will have experience with route-based operations. The selected individual will have experience and the ability to perform physical manual labor, and should have experience performing pre and post trip inspections of solid waste equipment. Successful candidates will also have excellent customer service abilities when dealing with the public, co-workers, and other internal staff. Under general supervision to drive and operate scooter and rear loader trucks on a daily basis; perform manual and rear loader routes; to perform heavy manual work in the daily collection of trash and recyclable materials; identify and report damaged containers; provide customer service in the field; fulfill service requests; and to do related work as required. ***First review of applications is September 9th and every two weeks thereafter, until the positions are filled.*** Work Performed Typical duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Pick up and empty trash and recyclable materials into large collection containers; empty containers into refuse truck; pickup other debris; operate mechanism for loading, compressing and dumping trash and recyclable materials. Direct driver in some movement of refuse truck in alleys, driveways and other locations; operate refuse scooter and rear loader truck as required. Complete pre-trip and post trip Daily Vehicle Inspection Report (DVIR) and report mechanical and/or other problems to the Fleet Department and Solid Waste Supervisor. Operate scooter and rear loader truck for daily refuse collection activities. Tag trash and recycling when necessary to inform customers of proper collection procedures. Clean assigned vehicle daily. Prepare simple reports. Operate automated refuse trucks intermittently to pick up misses or during scheduled and unscheduled absences of Solid Waste Senior Operator. May fulfill service orders for can repairs and replacements. Qualifications Recruitment Guidelines: Education: High school graduation or satisfactory equivalent (GED). Experience: Six months experience in heavy manual work. Necessary Special Requirement Possession of an appropriate, valid class "B" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License. Highly Desirable Requirements: Possession of an appropriate, valid class "A" or "B" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License with Air Brake Endorsement and Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR). At least one year of route-based driving experience. Ability to pass a physical agility examination for heavy manual labor. Ability to work outdoors in varying types of weather. Please note : A physical agility test may be incorporated into the selection process in order to determine ability to lift 55 pounds, perform on manual routes, and perform various other heavy manual work. 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. Positions that require, or may require, a California Commercial Driver's License are considered Safety Sensitive and are monitored by the U.S. Department of Transportation. Any candidate being considered for a Safety Sensitive position must submit authorization forms to the City immediately upon request to begin the pre-employment process. 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 04, 2022
Full Time
The Position The City of Riverside is accepting applications for the position of Wastewater Control Systems Technician 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. The ideal candidate will have strong PLC and SCADA programming skills as well as some wastewater plant experience. Some experience with Microsoft Server Operating system software, Wonderware software, single and multimode fiber, and Layer 2 switches would be a plus as well. The City recently completed a $192 million dollar modernization of the 46 MGD wastewater facility located at 5950 Acorn Street Riverside, CA 92504. 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. The ideal candidate will have experience: Pulling, terminating, and testing Cat5e/Cat6 cabling Installing and troubleshooting thin clients Troubleshooting PLC/Process issues alone or in teams of electrician/instrument tech/scada Monitoring servers and network equipment for proper operation Troubleshooting and testing lift station RTU equipment and controls Analyzing PLC and SCADA programs, modifying PLC and SCADA code Troubleshooting and testing fiber optic cabling using VFL, OTDR, and Optical Power Meters Retrofitting PLC processors and I/O in a working process environment Wastewater Control System Technicians, under general supervision, perform work in the maintenance and repair of automated wastewater control equipment and the routine testing and adjustment of control systems; assist in control system design, installation and programming of the control system computer; and do related work as required. Work Performed Typical duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Participate in the testing and initial start-up of control and telemetering systems. Work with telephone company personnel in the installation, modification and troubleshooting of telemetry circuits. Install and configure network switches. Assist in the testing and adjusting of recording equipment and telemetering circuits. Work with contractors in the installation and modification for the supervisory control and data acquisition system (SCADA) software. Maintain, repair and replace control equipment, including electrical metering, switchgear, motors and pumps. Assist in the development of plans and specifications for the purchase and installation of control system equipment. Troubleshoot, repair and test fiber optic network connections. Assist in the programming of additions and changes for the control system computer. Qualifications Education: Equivalent to the completion of the twelfth grade and course work or specialized classes covering electronics, computer programming, fiber optics or a related topic which could provide the necessary skills. Experience: One year of experience in electronic telephone circuitry and radio systems related to telemetry. Necessary Special Requirement: Possession of an appropriate, valid class "C" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License. Highly Desirable Qualifications: One year of experience in manufacturing or industrial electronic SCADA, PLC, Instrumentation/control, network infrastructure, related software, telephone circuitry and wireless systems related to telemetry. 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
Jun 04, 2022
Full Time
The Position The City of Riverside is accepting applications for the position of Instrument Technician to fill one (1) vacancy in the Sewer-Electrical & Instrumentation 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 46 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. Under general supervision, Instrument Technician is to perform skilled electrical and electronic work in the maintenance, repair and calibration of automatic and manual metering, telemetering, control and alarm systems and equipment; and to do related work as required. Work Performed Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Troubleshoot problems in electrical and electronic systems, reading and interpreting blueprints, wire diagrams and schematics, and utilizing a variety of test equipment. Test, clean, repair, rebuild and calibrate metering and telemetering equipment. Test, clean, repair, calibrate and reprogram microprocessor and instrumentation systems and equipment. Maintain, repair and balance electronic systems for variable speed pump controls. Maintain and repair electrical and electronic operational control, recording and alarm systems and equipment. Qualifications Recruitment Guidelines: Education: Equivalent to completion of the twelfth grade supplemented by completion of a certificate program in electronics. Experience: Three years' experience in electrical and electronic instrumentation system installation, maintenance and repair, preferably involving water or wastewater plant treatment processes. Necessary Special Requirement Possession of or ability to obtain an appropriate, valid California motor vehicle operator's license. Highly Desirable Qualifications: Current Grade II Electrical/ Instrumentation Technologist certification issued by the California Water Environment Association (CWEA) Experience operating a Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) PLC experience in installation, troubleshooting, and programming Experience operating SCADA software Selection Process DOCUMENTS REQUIRED AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire 3) Certification in Electronics and/or Current Grade II Electrical/ Instrumentation Technologist Certificate (must be scanned and attached to the online application). PLEASE NOTE: THE CERTIFICATION REQUIRED 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
Jun 04, 2022
Full Time
The Position The City of Riverside is now accepting applications for the position of Custodian to fill a current vacancy in the Police Department . Successful candidates must pass a thorough background investigation prior to appointment. The eligibility list established may be used to fill the current and/or any upcoming vacancies within this classification. Custodians under general supervision, perform a variety of manual tasks in cleaning and otherwise maintaining buildings, grounds, and related fixtures and equipment; and perform related duties as required. Work Performed Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Sweep, mop, wax, and polish floors; wash walls, woodwork, and windows; vacuum and shampoo carpet. Pick up litter, lawn, and shrub trimmings and sweep walkways around buildings; empty trash barrels, sweep entryways and carports. Clean restrooms and replenish supplies; dust, polish, and move furniture; empty wastebaskets. Wash windows and showcases; polish metal fixtures; change light bulbs, starters, and fuses. Receive and store supplies; move materials within building; request order and reorder of custodial supplies. Operate, adjust, and lubricate mechanical heating and air conditioning equipment; perform minor maintenance on plumbing fixtures. Perform other maintenance including minor carpentry and painting as assigned. Inspect, clean and maintain the grounds and fixtures in the downtown pedestrian mall and other downtown areas including alleyways, and the City Hall breezeway. Power wash front entrance of City Hall, other City buildings, and breezeways; power wash and polish granite monuments, benches and other fixtures such as lighting and bollards. Clean spills or remove debris from main mall, building walkways, and alleyways; perform minor electrical maintenance by fixing broken lights; inspect landscaping, identify any problem areas and report to management. May operate a mini-sweeper in the performance of the duties. Qualifications Recruitment Guidelines : Education: Completion of the eighth school grade. Experience: At least six months of experience in janitorial or custodial work. Desirable Qualifications: Experience working as a custodian in a secure facility or law enforcement agency. Conditions of Employment: The current vacancy is in the Police Department and will work within various Police buildings. Candidates must pass a thorough background investigation prior to appointment. 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 an in-depth 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. THE PROVISIONS OF THIS JOB ANNOUNCEMENT DO NOT CONSTITUTE AN EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED CONTRACT.