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CITY OF RIVERSIDE, CA Riverside, CA, United States
May 07, 2021
Full Time
The Position The City of Riverside Police Department is accepting applications for the position of Forensic Specialist or Forensic Specialist Trainee to establish an eligibility list. The eligibility list established may be used to fill any possible upcoming vacancies within this classification for up to six (6) months. Under close to general supervision, Forensic Specialists perform technical crime scene investigation duties involving the identification, collection, preservation, and processing of evidence; and perform other crime scene investigation related work as required, both in the laboratory and in the field. This is the entry level training class within the Forensic Specialist series in which incumbents learn to identify, photograph, collect, and preserve physical evidence at crime scenes under the close scrutiny of the Supervisor or Senior Forensic Specialist. A Forensic Specialist may prepare court exhibits and provide expert testimony in a court of law. The starting salary for each position is as follows: Forensic Specialist - $48,948 annually Forensic Specialist Trainee - $42,288 annually Work Performed Responsibilities and duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Locate, identify, collect, protect, preserve, and analyze materials and substances as evidence at crime scenes, other locations, and from persons using a variety of techniques and specialized equipment. Examine and process crime scenes such as line of duty deaths, officer involved shootings, homicides, attempted homicides, home invasions, assaults, sexual assaults, child related incidents, robberies, post blast, property crimes, and City liability incidents. With case investigator's permission, interview victims, witnesses and suspects to gather information about crime scenes and to gather evidence. Communicate with law enforcement personnel and other City staff, attorneys, and members of the public. Document crime scenes with photographs, video recordings, diagrams, and reports. Locate and record physical or trace evidence using a variety of photographic techniques. Develop, lift, photograph, preserve, classify, compare and identify fingerprints, palm prints and inked prints. Evaluate latent print evidence for CAL-ID computer system. Conduct chemical fingerprint processing. Process hazardous and drug related material for fingerprints. Preserve, compare and attempt to identify evidence such as blood, hair, fibers, cloth, wood, paint and glass fragments. Attend post mortem examinations; collect pathological samples and evidence for later clinical examination; photograph results of autopsy for criminal investigation and prepare photos for court presentation. Collect, photograph, preserve, identify and perform basic analysis of DNA, blood, ballistics, narcotics, tool marks and other types of physical evidence. Take various types of photographs of evidence, recovered property, vehicles, scene aerials, suspects, victims, prisoners, and other persons. Print, enlarge and mount photographs. Download and print digital photographs. Prepare castings of tire, foot, hand, tool, and other types of impressions. Operate a variety of cameras, video equipment, and computers in the collection and presentation of crime scene evidence. Prepare and maintain detailed reports and records; prepare in-depth reports and accompanying evidence for presentation in court. Reconstruct crime scenes. Serve as a recognized court expert in evidence collection, photography, latent print development/recovery, diagramming, bloodstain interpretation, and projectile trajectory. Provide crime scene related training to officers and other employees. File, maintain, scan, and digitally reproduce photograph negatives. File, catalog, maintain, and coordinate latent print analysis by Cal-ID. Transport, release, and retrieve evidence from forensic laboratories. Operate City vehicles Speak at community events, meetings, and training sessions. Qualifications Requirements for Forensic Specialist: Option I: Education: High School graduation or satisfactory equivalent (GED) and the completion of 15 semester or 20 quarter units from an accredited college or university in criminology, administration of justice, forensic science, or a closely related field. Experience: One year of experience performing routine crime scene duties such as identifying, photographing, collecting, and preserving evidence and receiving, cataloging, and maintaining custody of evidence. Option II: Education : High School graduation or satisfactory equivalent (GED). Experience : Two years of experience performing routine crime scene duties such as identifying, photographing, collecting, and preserving evidence and receiving, cataloging, and maintaining custody of evidence. Option III: Education : Equivalent to an Associate of Arts Degree (60 semester or 90 quarter units) from an accredited college or university in criminology, administration of justice, police science, forensic science, or a closely related field. Experience : Minimum of 320 hours of internship/volunteer experience assisting with crime scene investigation within a law enforcement agency. Requirements for Forensic Specialist Trainee : Education: High School graduation or satisfactory equivalent (GED) and the completion of 15 semester or 20 quarter units from an accredited college or university in criminology, administration of justice, forensic science, or a closely related field. Experience: None Highly Desired Qualifications for the Forensic Specialist Trainee: Experience working for Law Enforcement Internship/volunteer experience assisting with crime scene investigations Necessary Special Requirements Must be willing to work weekends, holidays, nights, and rotating shifts and be subject to recall as needed. Must be willing to work an "on-call" assignment. Must be able to pass an intensive police background investigation. Possession of an appropriate, valid, Class "C" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License. Possession of, or ability to obtain, a concealed weapons permit (CCW). 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,. Please see the job description to view the physical requirements of the job. 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. 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
Apr 30, 2021
Full Time
The Position The City of Riverside is accepting applications for the position of EQUIPMENT SERVICE WORKER to fill two (2) 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. 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. 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
Apr 17, 2021
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. 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
Apr 17, 2021
Full Time
The Position Note : Due to the current events related to theCOVID-19virus, applications for this position will be collected and reviewed but no testings will conducted at this time. As soon as we areable to resume our normal course of business, we willnotify everyone via email. 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 reviewedand 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 successfulin the selection process will complete a P.O.S.T. approved basic academy. Upon graduation from the basic police academy, applicants will be promoted to the position of Police Officer * . This is an exciting and challengingopportunity for those wanting to grow and advance in their careers and make a difference in their life and the life of others. *Start salary upon promotion to Police Officer: $77,868 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. 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 drugtesting. Those who successfully complete the selection process will be placed on the eligibility list for this classification. ** The City of Riverside reserves the right to modify the written exam process as it sees necessary . * 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 visitingBordwell 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
Apr 17, 2021
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
Apr 17, 2021
Full Time
The Position The City of Riverside is accepting applications for the position of REAL PROPERTY AGENT to fill one (1) vacancy in the REAL PROPERTY DIVISION of the COMMUNITY & 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 Community & Economic Development Department is comprised of eight distinct divisions; each having a role to serve the public, facilitate investment consistent with community expectations, and advance our City's outstanding quality of place through efforts aligned with important programs and initiatives within the City of Riverside. We are committed to the highest level of public service through neighborhood enrichment, arts, innovation, safety in our built environment, and economic growth that collectively improves the quality of place for our community. The Real Property Agent, under general supervision, performs a wide variety of journey-level professional office and field duties in the management, acquisition, appraisal, and relocation of real property interests; and perform related work as required. ** FIRST REVIEW OF ALL APPLICATIONS RECEIVED WILL BE ON JANUARY 6, 2021.** Work Performed Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Secure, examine, and interpret property records and title reports to determine the extent and types of encumbrances and the status of interests in properties. Analyze and determine the effect of encumbrances. Negotiate with parties of interest to remove liens, judgments, or other encumbrances. Prepare necessary documents to effect title changes. Make appraisals of properties and review independent appraisals to determine market value and costs necessary in securing properties for City use. Examine engineering plans and property maps to determine extent of property requirements for street rights-of-way and easements. Negotiate with property owners, in person or through correspondence, to establish terms and conditions of property conveyances. Recommend settlement terms and course of action to City departments and officials. Investigate sites, buildings, and prevailing rates in the area of desired location; gather sales, zoning, assessment valuation, improvements, tax, and other pertinent information for use in developing appraisals. Secure execution of formal lease documents; prepare outline and lease terms for attorney's use. Coordinate the disposition of real property interests. Assist residential and commercial property owners and tenants in relocating under the Property Acquisition and Relocation Act of 1970. Maintain records and prepare a variety of reports. Represent the City in the community and at professional meetings as required. Qualifications Recruitment Guidelines: Education: Equivalent to 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. Two years of additional qualifying experience may substitute for two years of education. Experience: Three years of experience in the appraisal, acquisition, management, and/or record keeping of public property. Highly Desired Qualifications: Leasing and property management experience. Selection Process DOCUMENTS REQUIRED AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire 3) Resume The selection process will begin with an employment application package screening, with the best qualified candidates being invited to participate further in the assessment process. This process may include any combination of written, performance, and oral assessments to evaluate job-related education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities. Those who successfully complete the selection process will be placed on the eligibility list for this classification. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation prior to the closing date of this recruitment. Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a pre-employment background investigation, medical/physical examination, drug and alcohol test. NOTE : The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Candidates may reapply when there is a posting to establish an eligibility list. Proof of education listed in your application will be requested at the time of conditional offer. Acceptable documentation consists of transcripts or degree, if applicable, by the accredited U.S. college or university. Education obtained outside the United States (US) require one of the following options: A. An equivalency statement from an evaluation company certified by the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) at http://www.naces.org/members.html or the Association of International Credential Evaluators Inc. (AICE) at http://aice-eval.org/members/. B. An advanced-level degree from an accredited US college or university. All applicants will be notified via e-mail or telephone of their application status and the assessment dates/times/locations after the closing date of this announcement. 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
Apr 17, 2021
Full Time
The Position The Innovation and Technology (IT) Department is seeking to fill two (2) vacancies for their Senior IT Analyst position. These vacancies are in two separate divisions, the Applications Division and the Operations Division . The experience and skills needed are different depending on the division that the Sr. IT Analyst position is assigned to. Please see below for a detailed description of each division and the assignments. It is highly recommended that interested candidates read these descriptions and consider each position's responsibilities carefully before applying. Also, applicants should read the Highly Desired Qualifications for each position as well as the Recruitment Guidelines to determine whether they have the education and experience needed to qualify and be considered to move forward in the recruitment process. Applications Division : The Senior IT Analyst is expected to have excellent knowledge in all aspects of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems application development, or other applications of similar technical complexity, including software development lifecycle, programming, and methodologies. In addition, the successful candidate will provide advanced database support (SQL, DB procedures, triggers, constraints, and indexes) and design (both transactional and analytical). This position will provide the necessary analytical skills for the development and enhancement of integration between multiple ERP systems. Operations Division : The Senior IT Analyst position will perform advanced-level IT system administration work as part of the Operations Team. This position will also provide Windows Server and administration support for daily operations and will coordinate with team members and other groups to effectively perform general and routine requests such as backup, restores, permissions changes, patch application, and testing. In addition, the Senior IT Analyst will follow procedures and guidelines to install, patch, configure, customize, troubleshoot, upgrade, integrate, and maintain systems and software, and support and collaborate with team members, vendors, and other technical staff on project efforts to achieve implementation plans and timelines. Work Performed Typical duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Perform complex system analysis and consultation in the design, development, implementation, and maintenance of enterprise wide application systems. Act in a lead capacity over lower level Analysts and Technicians on a project basis. Provide advanced technical assistance to system users in accordance with applicable information systems policies, procedures, methods and techniques. Evaluate, plan, implement and integrate new systems and current system upgrades. When assigned to applications: Prepare and design complex technical reports through database and report writing tools. Perform project management duties on assigned systems projects. Perform research, gather costing information, vendor quotes and recommend hardware and software based on current or new City standards. Develop and produce system documentation, instructional, procedural manuals and systems architectural design. Coordinate and conduct training for client users on assigned systems, applications, or other special projects. Work with administration and propose enhancements to improve services, policies, and procedures. Apply strong written and oral presentation skills when working directly with other Analysts or end users of varying technical ability and/or knowledge. Maintain effective and professional relationships with vendors and their technical support personnel. Qualifications Recruitment Guidelines : These requirements apply to the Sr. IT Analyst position regardless of division assignment. Option I Education: Equivalent to a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or closely related field. Experience: Four years of full-time work experience in computer science, information systems, voice/data communications, data center operations, database administration or a related field. Option II Education: Equivalent to an Associate's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or closely related field. Experience: Six years of full-time work experience in computer science, information systems, voice/data communications, data center operations, database administration or a related field. Option III Education: High School graduation or satisfactory equivalent (GED). Experience: Eight year of full-time work experience in computer science, information systems, voice/data communications, data center operations, database administration or a related field. Highly Desirable Qualifications For the Applications Division: Equivalent to a master's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or closely related field. Five years of experience in developing multi-layer applications using .net c#, JavaScript frameworks (React, Angular), WebServices, Databases (SQL Server, Oracle). Two years of experience in developing automated build scripts, automated cross-browser test scripting, load test scripting. Three years of experience in migrating legacy applications to newer web-based technologies. Having certifications such as Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) / Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD). For the Operations Division : Equivalent to a master's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or closely related field. Five years of experience in supporting datacenter operations for multi-layered applications, including .net platform updates, IIS and webservices HTTP/HTTPS support, and Databases (SQL Server, Oracle). Two years of experience in Microsoft Office 365 administration and Exchange Online. Two years of experience with VMware virtual machine server administration. Two years of experience with enterprise storage systems and backup systems Two years of experience with software lifecycle (patching/vulnerability management) and software inventory (license tracking/compliance systems) administrative systems. Two years of experience in developing automated scripts for operations, advanced server orchestration, or infrastructure-as-code. Possession of Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert / Microsoft 365 Certified: Enterprise Administrator Expert / Microsoft Certified: Azure Solutions Architect Expert. Necessary Special Requirement Possession of an appropriate, valid, class "C" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License. Positions assigned to the Police Department, must pass a thorough and extensive police background 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. IMPORTANT INFORMATION ON SCHEDULING ASSESSMENTS: If you are selected to move forward in the assessment process, you may be required to self-schedule your appointment. You will be notified via email of your status and provided with self-scheduling instructions. Please check your email regularly following the closing date of this recruitment. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation prior to the closing date of this recruitment. Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a pre-employment background investigation, drug screen, and/or medical/physical examination. NOTE : The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Candidates may reapply when there is a posting to establish an eligibility list. EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Proof of education listed in your application will be requested at the time of conditional offer. Acceptable documentation consists of transcripts or degree, if applicable, by the accredited U.S. college or university. Education obtained outside the United States (US) require one of the following options: An equivalency statement from an evaluation company certified by the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) at http://www.naces.org/members.html or the Association of International Credential Evaluators Inc. (AICE) at http://aice-eval.org/members/ . An advanced-level degree from an accredited US college or university. All applicants will be notified via e-mail or telephone of their application status and the assessment dates/times/locations after the closing date of this announcement. THE PROVISIONS OF THIS JOB ANNOUNCEMENT DO NOT CONSTITUTE AN EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED CONTRACT.
CITY OF RIVERSIDE, CA Riverside, CA, United States
Apr 16, 2021
Full Time
The Position The City of Riverside Community and Economic Development Department is now accepting applications for the position of Senior Plans Examiner within its Building & Safety Division. This recruitment will be used to establish an eligibility list to fill current and future vacancies in this classification for up to six (6) months. The Senior Plans Examiner performs under general direction, to supervise and review plans for subdivision developments, multi-unit residential, and commercial/industrial building projects for compliance with established codes, ordinances, and other applicable regulations; to provide information and assistance at the public counter to architects, engineers, contractors, homeowners, the general public, and others; to supervise assigned personnel; and to perform related duties as required. This position receives general direction from the Assistant Building Official and exercises general supervision over technical and clerical support staff. Work Performed Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Examine and review plans and specifications submitted for residential tracts, multi-unit residential, and commercial industrial buildings for compliance with codes, ordinances, and other applicable regulations. Review plans and calculations to ensure appropriate use of materials and construction installations. Perform field inspections and assist field inspectors and other staff with complex or unusual requirements for residential and other structures. Prepare and maintain files, reports, and records of activities and procedures. Assist at the public counter in calculating fees, issuing permits, and dispensing general and technical information. Provide training to the Building & Safety Division staff. Answer questions from homeowners, architects, engineers, contractors, and the general public regarding the City's policies and procedures, related codes, ordinances and regulations. Coordinate with other City departments, divisions, and outside regulatory agencies. Perform preliminary design review and similar tasks as a Building & Safety representative on the Development Review Committee as needed. Supervise, train, and evaluate assigned plan check and permit issuance staff. Qualifications Education and Experience: Education: A Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major work in architecture, engineering, or a closely related field, OR ICC certification as a Plans Examiner. Experience: Five years of professional experience as a plan checker reviewing plans for conformance with the applicable building codes for governmental agency including at least two years of experience in plan checking related to disabled access regulations. Necessary Special Requirements: Possession of an International Code Council (ICC) Certification as a Plans Examiner. CASp certification is highly desirable. Possession of, or ability to obtain, a Class "C" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License. Selection Process DOCUMENTS REQUIRED AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION: Completed Online Employment Application Completed Supplemental Questionnaire Resume ICC Certification as a Plans Examiner 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. Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a pre-employment background investigation, medical/physical examination, drug and alcohol test. NOTE: The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Candidates may reapply when there is a posting to establish an eligibility list. Proof of education listed in your application will be requested at the time of conditional offer. Acceptable documentation consists of transcripts or degree, if applicable, by the accredited U.S. college or university. Education obtained outside the United States (US) require one of the following options: A. An equivalency statement from an evaluation company certified by the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) at http://www.naces.org/members.html or the Association of International Credential Evaluators Inc. (AICE) at http://aice-eval.org/members/ . B. An advanced-level degree from an accredited US college or university. All applicants will be notified via e-mail or telephone of their application status and the assessment dates/times/locations after the closing date of this announcement. 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
Apr 16, 2021
Full Time
The Position The City of Riverside is accepting applications for the position of ASSOCIATE PLANNER to fill one (1) current vacancy in the area of Current Planning in the COMMUNITY AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT. This is the journey-level professional classification in the Planning Series. The eligibility list established may be used to fill the current and/or upcoming vacancies within this classification for up to six (6) months. The City of Riverside Community & Economic Development Department is seeking the best and brightest planning professionals to join a team committed to building a world-class City. The Associate Planner, under the direction of a Senior Planner, performs professional level work including preparing reports and analysis of land use and development programs being considered by the Development Review Committee, Planning Commission and City Council; conducts research into planning, zoning and sustainability issues; prepares and conducts planning surveys, land use studies and research; performs zoning plan checks for compliance with municipal and state codes; interacts with design professionals, developers and the public; prepares and reviews initial environmental assessments; attends community meetings and public hearings and presents reports; participates in general plan and other long range planning programs. The work environment is team-oriented, fast-paced, challenging, rewarding, and fun. The City values innovation, initiative, customer service, collaboration and community engagement. Work Performed Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Compile information, prepare reports of a moderate to complex nature, and make recommendations on special studies pertaining to land use, zoning, housing and other planning functions. Review zoning code amendments, variances, conditional use permits, design review, and other similar planning related applications; prepare legal notices to public hearings; prepare reports pertaining to advisability and permissibility of the requests; confer with property owners and petitioners regarding effect and implications of zoning and developments actions. Review buildings plans, parcel maps and subdivision proposals for compliance with appropriate regulations; prepare reports of recommendations for review by superiors, various boards and commissions and the City Council. Present staff reports to a board or commission served by the Planning Division. Assist the general public by providing information on Zoning and General Plan matters and development related case processing information. Qualifications Education: Equivalent to a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major study in planning or a related field considered to be useful in City planning work. Experience: A minimum of 18 months of professional planning experience comparable to that of an Assistant Planner at the City of Riverside. Highly Desired Qualifications: Two years of experience managing Current Planning projects. Experience in composing concise staff reports and letters. Experience conducting presentations for boards and/or commissions. Selection Process DOCUMENTS REQUIRED AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION : Completed Employment Application Completed Supplemental Questions IMPORTANT INFORMATION ON SCHEDULING ASSESSMENTS: If you are selected to move forward in the assessment process, you may be required to self-schedule your appointment. You will be notified via email of your status and provided with self-scheduling instructions. Please check your email regularly following the closing date of this recruitment. The selection process will begin with an employment application package screening, with the best qualified candidates being invited to participate further in the assessment process. This process may include any combination of written, performance, and oral assessments to evaluate job-related education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities. Those who successfully complete the selection process will be placed on the eligibility list for this classification. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation prior to the closing date of this recruitment. Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a pre-employment background investigation, drug screen, and/or medical/physical examination. NOTE : The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Candidates may reapply when there is a posting to establish an eligibility list. EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Proof of education listed in your application will be requested at the time of conditional offer. Acceptable documentation consists of transcripts or degree, if applicable, by the accredited U.S. college or university. Education obtained outside the United States (US) require one of the following options: A. An equivalency statement from an evaluation company certified by the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) at http://www.naces.org/members.html or the Association of International Credential Evaluators Inc. (AICE) at http://aice-eval.org/members/ . B. An advanced-level degree from an accredited US college or university. All applicants will be notified via e-mail or telephone of their application status and the assessment dates/times/locations after the closing date of this announcement. THE PROVISIONS OF THIS JOB ANNOUNCEMENT DO NOT CONSTITUTE AN EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED CONTRACT.