City of Riverside

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

Riverside, as one of the top five metro areas in the United States for growth in office, retail, manufacturing and apartments construction has rapidly become a focal point of growth in the region.

11 job(s) at City of Riverside

CITY OF RIVERSIDE, CA Riverside, CA, United States
Aug 15, 2019
Part Time
The Position The City of Riverside is accepting applications for the position of INSTRUCTOR ( Time for Tots ) to fill one (1) vacancy in the PARKS, RECREATION AND COMMUNITY SERVICES DEPARTMENT (PRCSD) .The eligibility list established may be used to fill the current and/or upcoming vacancies within this classification for up to six (6) months. There is an exciting opportunity for an engaging and energetic individual who can instruct classes in the city's Time for Tots program. The Time for Tots program is filled with hands-on learning activities reinforcing numbers, alphabet and small/large motor development. Youth are involved in a variety of activities, story time, group games, arts and crafts, shapes and colors, outside play and holiday events. Time for Tots is for youth ranging between 3 - 5 years of age. The proposed work scheduled is Monday - Thursday from 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM. Under general direction, to provide specialized recreation and/or education programs at various locations throughout the City. This is a broad class designed to cover several diverse areas of expertise that will allow the City to hire individuals with the skills and knowledge appropriate to the planned activity. Work Performed Duties may include, but are not necessarily limited to, the following: Teaching specialized arts and crafts programs Instruction in various sports skills Teaching appropriate social skills Demonstration of animal control techniques Instruction in lifesaving skills Instruction in graphic and web design techniques Qualifications Education and Experience: Any combination of experience and education that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. Certification or registration may be required for some programs. Highly Desired Qualifications : One (1) year of experience working with children ages 3-5 in a daycare or classroom setting Completion of High School Diploma or GED
CITY OF RIVERSIDE, CA CA, CA, United States
Aug 15, 2019
Full Time
The Position The City of Riverside is accepting applications for the position of Utilities Assistant Water Engineer to fill one (1) vacancy in the Water Engineering/Design Division of the Public Utilities Department .The eligibility list established may be used to fill the current and/or upcoming vacancies within this classification for up to twelve (12) months. Under general supervision, a Utilities Assistant Water Engineer performs supervisory and/or professional water engineering work in the design, investigation and construction of water utility projects; and does related work as required. Work Performed Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Performs studies of technical, environmental, and economic feasibility, engineering field studies, and related studies pertaining to proposed and existing municipal facilities. Prepares contracts and specifications for engineering and construction services. Plans and performs their own work and completes special projects requiring engineering and technical ability as assigned. Provides background information and documentation for management consideration on various projects. Makes sound decisions on minor problems related to the work being performed based on established guidelines and principles and supervisor guidance. Qualifications Option I Education: A Bachelor's degree in civil or mechanical engineering from an accredited college or university. Experience: None. Option II Education: ABachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in a closely related area. Experience: One year of experience performing professional water utility or related engineering work. Necessary Special Requirements Possession of an appropriate, valid class "C" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License. An Engineer-in-Training Certificate is required for the Assistant/Associate Engineer classes. Highly Desired Qualifications: Experience in the design and engineering phases of municipal facilities including streets, sewers, and storm drains. Experience in the design of water utility potable water pipelines and related facilities. Experience working within the water utility arena. Experience working within the civil engineering private consulting sector. Excellent computer aided drafting and design skills using the latest versions of AutoCAD and Civil3D software. Knowledge of water utility industry standard practices. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Selection Process DOCUMENTS REQUIRED AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire The selection process will begin with an employment application package screening, with the best qualified candidates being invited to participate further in the assessment process.This process may include any combination of written, performance, and oral assessments to evaluate job-related education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities. Those who successfully complete the selection process will be placed on the eligibility list for this classification. IMPORTANT INFORMATION ON SCHEDULING ASSESSMENTS: If you are selected to move forward in the assessment process, you may be required to self-schedule your appointment. You will be notified via email of your status and provided with self-scheduling instructions. Please check your email regularly following the closing date of this recruitment. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation prior to the closing date of this recruitment. Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a pre-employment background investigation, drug screen, and/or medical/physical examination. NOTE : The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Candidates may reapply when there is a posting to establish an eligibility list. EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Proof of education listed in your application will be requested at the time of conditional offer. Acceptable documentation consists of transcripts or degree, if applicable, by the accredited U.S. college or university. Education obtained outside the United States (US) require one of the following options: An equivalency statement from an evaluation company certified by the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) at http://www.naces.org/members.html or the Association of International Credential Evaluators Inc. (AICE) at http://aice-eval.org/members/ . An advanced-level degree from an accredited US college or university. All applicants will be notified via e-mail or telephone of their application status and the assessment dates/times/locations after the closing date of this announcement. THE PROVISIONS OF THIS JOB ANNOUNCEMENT DO NOT CONSTITUTE AN EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED CONTRACT.
CITY OF RIVERSIDE, CA Riverside, CA, United States
Aug 08, 2019
Full Time
The Position The City of Riverside is accepting applications for the position of Building Permit Technician to fill one (1) vacancy in the Building & SafetyDivision of the Community and Economic DevelopmentDepartment . The eligibility list established may be used to fill the current and/or upcoming vacancies within this classification for up tosix (6) months. Building Permit Technicians, under supervision, perform journey level technical work which involves the processing of routine building permit applications, calculating fees, issuing permits, and reviewing minor construction plans for code compliance and completeness; to provide efficient and courteous service at the public counter; and to perform related duties as required. Work Performed Duties may include, but are not necessarily limited to, the following: Interpret and explain building code requirements and departmental policies and procedures related to permit issuance, plan check, and inspection processes to construction contractors, architects, builders, property owners, and the general public. Review routine construction plans for proposed structures such as patio covers, small room additions, signs, walls, fences and related items to determine compliance with pertinent building safety regulations as defined in state and local codes, and indicate needed changes or modifications. Perform estimates of fees for construction projects; compute and process fees. Issue construction related permits. Receive and schedule requests for inspections. Coordinate and direct the work of Building Section specialized clerical support staff. Coordinate with other City departments, divisions, and outside regulatory agencies. Assist in maintaining computerized data base and produce statistical and other required reports. Prepare and maintain records. Supervise Permit Section in the absence of immediate supervisor, as required. Qualifications Recruitment Guidelines: Education: High school graduationor satisfactory equivalent (GED). Experience: One year of experience in processing building permits, and/or reviewing minor construction plans for code compliance and completeness, and/or serving as a Building Inspector for a public agency. Highly Desired Qualifications: Experiencewith web-based permit trackingsoftware and electronic plan review solutions. ICC Permit Technician certification. 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 by the accredited U.S. college or university. Education obtained outside the United States (US) require one of the following options: An equivalency statement from an evaluation company certified by the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) at http://www.naces.org/members.html or the Association of International Credential Evaluators Inc. (AICE) at http://aice-eval.org/members/ . An advanced-level degree from an accredited US college or university. All applicants will be notified via e-mail or telephone of their application status and the assessment dates/times/locations after the closing date of this announcement. THE PROVISIONS OF THIS JOB ANNOUNCEMENT DO NOT CONSTITUTE AN EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED CONTRACT.
CITY OF RIVERSIDE, CA Riverside, CA, United States
Aug 01, 2019
Full Time
The Position The City of Riverside is accepting applications for the position of Senior Engineering Aide to fill one (1) vacancy in the Water Operations Division of the Public Utilities Department .The eligibility list established may be used to fill the current and/or upcoming vacancies within this classification for up to six (6) months. A Senior Engineering Aideperformspara-professional office and field engineering work. Depending upon level and assignment, work includes drafting; field; survey; project design, calculations, and layout; contract administration; inspection; engineering related computer aided technology and applications; and related duties as required. Work Performed When assigned to Water Operations , typical duties may include, but are not limited to: Upgrade maps & records under general supervision. Perform pump efficiency tests under general supervision. Perform water quality tests under close supervision. Perform backflow tests under close supervision. Produce water records under general supervision. Assist in water quality research under close supervision. Assist in ground water basin research under close supervision. Produce ground water level reports under close supervision. Coordinate fire service turn-ons under close supervision. Prepare annual water quality report under close supervision. Assist in water quality report under close supervision. Review building plans under close supervision. Evaluate EPA and state regulations under close supervision. Perform school education programs under general supervision. *This is a condensed version of the job description. To review the complete job description, please click HERE . Qualifications Education: Equivalent to completion of twelfth grade supplemented by the equivalent of 15 semester units in engineering and mathematics from an accredited college or university. Experience: Three years of para-professional drafting/design, office, and field engineering work. An Associate Degree may substitute for one year of the required experience. One year of additional experience may substitute for the 15 unit educational requirement. Necessary Special Requirement when assigned to Water Operations: Possession of an appropriate, valid class "C" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License. Highly Desired Qualifications: Proficient in Excel Use of advanced computer software to extract and analyze data Work experience and/or education conducting statistical analysis and data verification using environmental data Work experience and/or education in a water quality laboratory 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
Jul 25, 2019
Part Time
The Position The City of Riverside is accepting applicationsfor the position of Mini-Bus Driver (Part-Time,Non Benefited ) to fill multiple vacancies in the Special Transit Division of the Parks, Recreation, & Community Services Department (PRCSD) . Mini-Bus Drivers, under general supervision, operate a mini-bus to transport senior citizens and handicapped individuals on request from a route sheet; and do related work as required. Typical weekend/holiday hours are as follows: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM. Work Performed Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Locate persons desiring service as indicated on the manifest or mobile digital computer and transport them to their destination. Assist elderly and disabled persons in boarding and leaving the bus as needed. Operate a wheelchair lift if the bus is so equipped. 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 Minibus to the garage for repair and major maintenance work. Operate a mobile radio. Collect and account for fares. Complete incident and accident report forms as necessary. Qualifications 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 to transport passengers to their destination. 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 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. 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. THE PROVISIONS OF THIS JOB ANNOUNCEMENT DO NOT CONSTITUTE AN EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED CONTRACT.
CITY OF RIVERSIDE, CA Riverside, CA, United States
Jul 11, 2019
Full Time
The Position The City of Riverside is accepting applications for the position of Senior Traffic Engineer to fill one (1) vacancy in the Traffic Engineering Division of the Public Works Department . The eligibility list established may be used to fill the current and/or upcoming vacancies within this classification for up to six (6) months. The Riverside Public Works Department is seeking an individual with demonstrable experience in the hands-on design, review and administration of municipal traffic improvements to fill the position of Senior Traffic Engineer for the Traffic Engineering Division. An individual licensed as both a Professional and Traffic Engineer in the State of California is highly desired. The Public Works Traffic Engineering Division prepares signing, striping, and traffic signal plans, specifications and estimates (PS&E) as part of the City's Capital Improvement Program, and team members serve as the resident engineer for ongoing capital projects. The Senior Traffic Engineer would have an active and direct role in the preparation of most PS&E efforts, in addition to the guidance and training of assigned staff. Applicants for the position should be confident in their ability to make quick, informed decisions for active projects and requests for traffic control modifications in the field through verbal and written communication. The Senior Traffic Engineer would have an equally engaged role in the research, preparation, and submittal of grant applications to fund traffic projects. Senior Traffic Engineers, under general supervision, supervise and participate in traffic engineering planning, design, or implementation of traffic control systems, investigation and other traffic engineering projects; and do related work as required. First review of applications: August 9, 2019 Work Performed Typical duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Review traffic plan checks including signing and pavement striping, traffic control and signal plans; provide appropriate direction to consultants to ensure projects meet design standards and City expectations. Prepare and design traffic engineering plans in support of Capital Improvement projects including specifications and cost estimates. Review and/or prepare signal timing plans; determine traffic demand to allocate green time and synchronize with adjacent signals. Participate in in-depth study projects; conduct thorough investigations and analyses of various traffic conditions across the City which includes stop sign and traffic signal warrant, sight distance analysis, license plate studies and truck turning analysis amongst others. Conduct field investigations and work with residents and other external parties regarding traffic concerns; analyze traffic information and develop sound conclusions and recommendations; implement improvements when warranted. Plan and coordinate traffic surveys and prepare comprehensive traffic reports, including preparing reports for City Council, Parking, Traffic and Streets, Downtown Parking Committee (DPC), Transportation Committee, Planning Commission, and the California Public Utilities Commission. Review traffic studies, traffic impact reports, control plans and municipal code pertaining to traffic regulations; determine project impacts and traffic mitigations required to mitigate new development. Prepare and manage grant award by preparing cost estimates and other supporting documentation; recommend grant projects for consideration and complete grant reports after award is granted. Review and prepare the Traffic division's annual budget and budget projections that incorporate recommended projects for construction. Provide guidance to staff on engineering plan preparation; provide training and work schedules and other special assignments. Perform other related duties as assigned. Qualifications Education : A Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in civil, mechanical or electrical engineering, including or supplemented by special study in traffic engineering. A Master's degree in a field related to civil engineering is highly desirable. Experience : Four years of professional civil or traffic engineering experience, equivalent to an Associate Engineer in the City of Riverside. Necessary Special Requirements: Possession of an appropriate, valid class "C" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License. Registration in California as a Professional Engineer is required for this position. Highly Desirable Qualifications: Experience preparing and/or reviewing traffic-engineering plans including: Signing & Striping, Signal Communications, Traffic Control, Traffic Signal Design, and Lighting. Experience preparing and reviewing Plans, Specifications, & Estimates (PS&E). Registration in California as a Professional Engineer in Civil and Traffic Engineering. Selection Process DOCUMENTS REQUIRED AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire 3) Resume and Cover Letter, including fully detailed experience for each of the highly desirable qualifications listed 4) Three (3) professional references. PLEASE NOTE: THE RESUME AND COVER LETTER MUST BE SCANNED AND ATTACHED TO THE ONLINE APPLICATION. THE SYSTEM WILL NOT ALLOW AN APPLICATION TO BE SUBMITTED WITHOUT THE REQUIRED ATTACHMENT. FOR DIRECTIONS ON ATTACHING A DOCUMENT TO AN ON-LINE APPLICATION, OR GENERAL INFORMATION ON COMPLETING YOUR ON-LINE APPLICATION, CLICK HERE: ( Application Guide). IMPORTANT INFORMATION ON SCHEDULING ASSESSMENTS: If you are selected to move forward in the assessment process, you may be required to self-schedule your appointment. You will be notified via email of your status and provided with self-scheduling instructions. Please check your email regularly following the closing date of this recruitment. The selection process will begin with an employment application package screening, with the best qualified candidates being invited to participate further in the assessment process.This process may include any combination of written, performance, and oral assessments to evaluate job-related education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities. Those who successfully complete the selection process will be placed on the eligibility list for this classification. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation prior to the closing date of this recruitment. Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a pre-employment background investigation, drug screen, and/or medical/physical examination. NOTE : The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Candidates may reapply when there is a posting to establish an eligibility list. EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Proof of education listed in your application will be requested at the time of conditional offer. Acceptable documentation consists of transcripts or degree, if applicable, by the accredited U.S. college or university. Education obtained outside the United States (US) require one of the following options: An equivalency statement from an evaluation company certified by the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) at http://www.naces.org/members.html or the Association of International Credential Evaluators Inc. (AICE) at http://aice-eval.org/members/ . An advanced-level degree from an accredited US college or university. All applicants will be notified via e-mail or telephone of their application status and the assessment dates/times/locations after the closing date of this announcement. THE PROVISIONS OF THIS JOB ANNOUNCEMENT DO NOT CONSTITUTE AN EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED CONTRACT.
CITY OF RIVERSIDE, CA Riverside, CA, United States
Jul 11, 2019
Full Time
The Position THE CITY OF RIVERSIDE IS ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THE CLASSIFICATION OF UTILITIES POWER LINE TECHNICIAN (JOURNEYMAN/LINEMAN) FOR TWO (2) CURRENT VACANCIES . This recruitment will remain open through October 6, 2019 or until a sufficient number of qualified applications have been received; however, candidates are encouraged to apply early in the process for optimal consideration. City of Riverside Lineman are primarily tasked with system construction and maintenance of the 22,840 power poles, 510 miles of overhead, and 800 miles of underground transmission and distribution electric lines that serve the city's energy customers. This group also provides electrical emergency response and maintains the City's street light system. Additionally, City of Riverside Linemen, under general supervision, will perform skilled tasks in accordance with standard trade practices in the construction, maintenance, and repair of overhead and underground electrical transmission and distribution systems, and communication systems; and do related work as required. Work Performed Typical duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Construct, maintain and repair overhead and underground electrical distribution and transmission systems including such things as stringing of wire; setting poles and anchors; and installing street lights, capacitor banks, transformers, cutouts, cross arms, switches, and insulators. Work in below grade structures to pull, splice, and connect underground cables and other devices and equipment; install single and three phase electric meters. Install, maintain, and replace energized transmission and distribution lines and equipment under all weather conditions and at all hours day or night. Assist in the in-service training of apprentices; inspect, maintain, and repair electrical street lights. May serve as Acting Utilities Electric Supervisor as required. Subject to emergency call-out. Qualifications Recruitment Guidelines: Education: High school graduation or satisfactory equivalent. Experience: Applicant must hold a recognized completion certificate from recognized four year program. Necessary Special Requirement Possession of an appropriate, valid class "A" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License. Possession of a current Journeyman Certification in power line work. Selection Process DOCUMENTS REQUIRED AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire Qualified candidates will be invited to the following assessment dates below: Thursday, August 15, 2019 Thursday, September 12, 2019 Thursday, October 10, 2019 The assessment day will consist of 3 parts: A written exam which you must successfully pass in order to proceed to the next 2 assessments A performance exam which will include a climbing test and an underground termination . A panel interview . IMPORTANT INFORMATION ON SCHEDULING ASSESSMENTS: If you are selected to move forward in the assessment process, you may be required to self-schedule your appointment. You will be notified via email of your status and provided with self-scheduling instructions. Please check your email regularly following the closing date of this recruitment. The selection process will begin with an employment application package screening, with the best qualified candidates being invited to participate further in the assessment process.This process may include any combination of written, performance, and oral assessments to evaluate job-related education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities. Those who successfully complete the selection process will be placed on the eligibility list for this classification. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation prior to the closing date of this recruitment. Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a pre-employment background investigation, medical/physical examination, drug and alcohol test. NOTE : The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Candidates may reapply when there is a posting to establish an eligibility list. EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Proof of education listed in your application will be requested at the time of conditional offer. Acceptable documentation consists of transcripts or degree by the accredited U.S. college or university. Education obtained outside the United States (US) require one of the following options: An equivalency statement from an evaluation company certified by the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) at http://www.naces.org/members.html or the Association of International Credential Evaluators Inc. (AICE) at http://aice-eval.org/members/ . An advanced-level degree from an accredited US college or university. All applicants will be notified via e-mail or telephone of their application status and the assessment dates/times/locations after the closing date of this announcement. THE PROVISIONS OF THIS JOB ANNOUNCEMENT DO NOT CONSTITUTE AN EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED CONTRACT.
CITY OF RIVERSIDE, CA Riverside, CA, United States
Jun 28, 2019
Full Time
The Position The City of Riverside is accepting applications for the position of WASTEWATER MECHANICAL SUPERVISOR to fill one (1) vacancy in the Wastewater Division of the Public Works Department . The eligibility list established may be used to fill the current and/or upcoming vacancies within this classification for up to six (6) months. This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated wastewater professional. The Riverside Water Quality Control Plant is located at 5950 Acorn Street Riverside, CA 92504. The City recently completed a $192 million dollar modernization of the 45 MGD wastewater facility. The project included advanced treatment systems and new technology. This plant expansion introduced several new technologies designed to produce high quality effluent water and increase the plant's efficiency. Wastewater Mechanical Supervisors, under general direction, supervise and participate in the inspection, repair, maintenance, testing and installation of the mechanical equipment for the wastewater treatment plant; wastewater collection system; and do related work as required. Next application review: September 9, 2019 Work Performed When assigned to Mechanical Maintenance, typical duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Plan, schedule, assign, supervise and participate in the installation, maintenance and repair of all mechanical equipment controlled by the wastewater division. Utilize a computerized maintenance management system to monitor and improve the productivity of assigned personnel. Review and screen work requests for completeness, accuracy and necessity. Perform detailed job preparation which includes job scope, step-by-step procedures, man-hour estimates, skills and materials required and safety concerns/procedures. Inspect the work of personnel and crews engaged in plant maintenance and repairs; assist in the inspection of existing and newly constructed sewer facilities. Supervise and participate in troubleshooting and repairing defects within the mechanical equipment. Operate a variety of mechanical equipment. Maintain records of mechanical maintenance, repair and inspection activities. Order and maintain inventory of mechanical equipment, materials and parts. Provide input for budget development. Participate in mechanical management activities, such as inspection of equipment and attending meetings. Supervise, train and evaluate subordinates. Ensure that assigned personnel adhere to all safety regulations. Other duties as assigned. Qualifications Education: High school graduation or satisfactory equivalent (GED). The completion of supervisory and/or computer-related course work is highly desirable. Experience: At least four years' experience in mechanical maintenance, with at least two of those years in a supervisory capacity. Experience with computer software including word processing, spreadsheet, database and computerized maintenance management systems. Necessary Special Requirements: Possession of an appropriate, valid class "C" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License. Possession of, an appropriate, valid class "B" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License within 12 months from the date of hire. Possession of a Grade III Maintenance Technician Certificate issued by the California Water Environment Association (CWEA). Possession of a Grade IV Maintenance Technician Certificate issued by theCalifornia Water Environment Association (CWEA) within 12 months from the date of hire. Highly Desirable Qualifications: Possession of, an appropriate, valid class "B" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License. Crane Operator's Certification issued by the National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO). Computer Software Experience Selection Process DOCUMENTS REQUIRED AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire 3) Required Certification(s) FOR DIRECTIONS ON ATTACHING A DOCUMENT TO AN ON-LINE APPLICATION, OR GENERAL INFORMATION ON COMPLETING YOUR ON-LINE APPLICATION, CLICK HERE: ( Application Guide). IMPORTANT INFORMATION ON SCHEDULING ASSESSMENTS: If you are selected to move forward in the assessment process, you may be required to self-schedule your appointment. You will be notified via email of your status and provided with self-scheduling instructions. Please check your email regularly following the closing date of this recruitment. The selection process will begin with an employment application package screening, with the best qualified candidates being invited to participate further in the assessment process.This process may include any combination of written, performance, and oral assessments to evaluate job-related education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities. Those who successfully complete the selection process will be placed on the eligibility list for this classification. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation prior to the closing date of this recruitment. Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a pre-employment background investigation, drug screen, and/or medical/physical examination. NOTE : The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Candidates may reapply when there is a posting to establish an eligibility list. EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Proof of education listed in your application will be requested at the time of conditional offer. Acceptable documentation consists of transcripts or degree, if applicable, by the accredited U.S. college or university. Education obtained outside the United States (US) require one of the following options: An equivalency statement from an evaluation company certified by the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) at http://www.naces.org/members.html or the Association of International Credential Evaluators Inc. (AICE) at http://aice-eval.org/members/ . An advanced-level degree from an accredited US college or university. All applicants will be notified via e-mail or telephone of their application status and the assessment dates/times/locations after the closing date of this announcement. THE PROVISIONS OF THIS JOB ANNOUNCEMENT DO NOT CONSTITUTE AN EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED CONTRACT.
CITY OF RIVERSIDE, CA Riverside, CA, United States
Jun 14, 2019
Full Time
The Position The City of Riverside is looking for EXPERIENCED dispatch professionals to join our team! We are now accepting applications for the position of PUBLIC SAFETY DISPATCHER II (LATERAL) . If you are currently employed by a California POST agency as a Dispatcher, we encourage you to apply NOW !! The eligibility list established from this recruitment may be used to fill current and future vacancies within this classification in the Communications Division of the Riverside Police Department. *** The salary that is posted for this recruitment is for any applicant deemed a new member under the Public Employee Pension Reform Act of 2013. For all others, please reference the City's salary schedule.*** Public Safety Dispatchers II under general supervision, perform journey level work in operating radio-telephone transmitting and receiving equipment and a computer-aided dispatch (CAD) system on an assigned shift; dispatch required law-enforcement, fire, medical or other emergency services, personnel and equipment; and perform related work as required. This recruitment will remain open until a sufficient number of qualified applications have been received; however, candidates are encouraged to apply early in the process for optimal consideration. The first review of resumes will take place on October 15, 2015 and every two weeks thereafter. Work Performed Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Receive incoming telephone and voice radio calls on an assigned shift; input and retrieve information in a computer-aided dispatch (CAD) system. Obtain and record information using voice radio and a computer-aided dispatch (CAD) system to dispatch necessary law enforcement, fire, medical and other emergency services such as ambulances and tow trucks. Compile data and maintain records of emergency responses, equipment and personnel dispatched, and/or disposition of emergencies. Send, receive and decode teletype information. Provide a variety of public information relating to law enforcement or fire activities as permitted. Run inquiries on DOJ, National Crime Information Service, FBI, Stolen Vehicle System. Operate a variety of equipment such as a computer-aided dispatch (CAD) system, 9-1-1 telephone system and alarm monitoring system. Calm distressed citizens on the phone. Keep radio and/or mobile data computer (MDC) contact with police and fire units on assignments. Coordinate emergency calls and relay information and assistance requests involving other law enforcement and firefighting agencies. Participate in the dispatcher selection process. Train Public Safety Dispatcher Trainee and Dispatcher and participate in evaluating their performance. May provide lead supervision in the absence of the lead supervisor or Public Safety Communications Supervisor. Aid in the development and implementation of training programs for entry and journey level dispatchers. Provide periodic input for review of dispatcher training manual and other training materials and updates as necessary. Qualifications Education and Experience: Education: Equivalent to the completion of the twelfth grade. Experience: Six months of non-probationary experience as a Public Safety Dispatcher for a Police or Fire Department. Necessary Special Requirements: Must be willing to work weekends, holidays, as well as days, swing and graveyard shifts. Must be able to pass a speed and accuracy typing test at 35 wpm. Must be able to pass an extensive police background investigation. Must be able to sit for long periods in a confined area and wear a headset. Possession of, or ability to obtain within 30 days of appointment, a valid appropriate Class "C" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License. Possession of, or ability to obtain within six months of employment, a POST Basic Dispatcher Certificate or equivalent certificate. Desired Qualifications: Successful completion of a POST Dispatcher academy. Possession of a POST Basic Dispatcher Certificate or equivalent certificate. CURRENT employment with a POST agency as a dispatcher, or equivalent classification. Selection Process The selection process will begin with an employment application package screening, with the best qualified candidates being invited to participate further in the assessment process.This process may include any combination of written, performance, and oral assessments to evaluate job-related education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities. Those who successfully complete the selection process will be placed on the eligibility list for this classification. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation prior to the closing date of this recruitment. IMPORTANT : Appointment is subject to successful completion of a pre-employment background investigation, medical/physical examination, and drug and alcohol test; and may be subject to polygraph examination, and/or psychological examination As part of the background investigation, all claims of education and experience made in the employment application process, as well as other information submitted, will be verified. NOTE : The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Candidates may reapply when there is a posting to establish an eligibility list. Some candidates may be disqualified indefinitely due to the results of their background investigation. All applicants will be notified via e-mail or telephone of their application status and the assessment dates/times/locations after the closing date of this announcement.
CITY OF RIVERSIDE, CA Riverside, CA, United States
Jun 14, 2019
Full Time
The Position *** THIS POSTING WILL REMAIN OPEN UNTIL FILLED. FIRST REVIEW OF APPLICATIONS RECEIVED WILL BE ON MAY 31, 2019. *** The City of Riverside is accepting applications for the position of ASSOCIATE PLANNER to fillone (1)current vacancy in the area of Current Planning in the COMMUNITY AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT. This is the journey-level professional classification in the Planning Series.The eligibility list established may be used to fill the current and/or upcoming vacancies within this classification for up tosix (6) months. The City of Riverside Community & Economic Development Department is seeking the best and brightest planning professionals to join a team committed to building a world-class City. The Associate Planner, under the direction of aSenior Planner, performs professional level work including preparing reports and analysis of land use and development programs being considered by the Development Review Committee, Planning Commission and City Council; conducts research into planning, zoning and sustainability issues;prepares and conducts planning surveys, land use studies and research; performs zoning plan checks for compliance with municipal and state codes; interacts with design professionals, developers and the public; prepares and reviews initial environmental assessments; attends community meetings and public hearings and presents reports; participates in general plan and other long range planning programs. The work environment is team-oriented, fast-paced, challenging, rewarding, and fun. The City values innovation, initiative, customer service, collaboration and community engagement. Work Performed Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Compile information, prepare reports of a moderate to complex nature, and make recommendations on special studies pertaining to land use, zoning, housing and other planning functions. Review zoning code amendments, variances, conditional use permits, design review, and other similar planning related applications; prepare legal notices to public hearings; prepare reports pertaining to advisability and permissibility of the requests; confer with property owners and petitioners regarding effect and implications of zoning and developments actions. Review buildings plans, parcel maps and subdivision proposals for compliance with appropriate regulations; prepare reports of recommendations for review by superiors, various boards and commissions and the City Council. Present staff reports to a board or commission served by the Planning Division. Assist the general public by providing information on Zoning and General Plan matters and development related case processing information. Qualifications Education: Equivalent to a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major study in planning or a related field considered to be useful in City planning work. Experience: A minimum of 18 months of professional planning experience comparable to that of an Assistant Planner at the City of Riverside. Highly Desired Qualifications: Two years of experience managingCurrent Planning projects. Experience in composing concise staff reports and letters. Experience conducting presentations for boards and/or commissions. Selection Process DOCUMENTS REQUIRED AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION : Completed Employment Application Completed Supplemental Questions *** THIS POSTING WILL REMAIN OPEN UNTIL FILLED. FIRST REVIEW OF APPLICATIONS RECEIVED WILL BE ON MAY 31, 2019. *** IMPORTANT INFORMATION ON SCHEDULING ASSESSMENTS: If you are selected to move forward in the assessment process, you may be required to self-schedule your appointment. You will be notified via email of your status and provided with self-scheduling instructions. Please check your email regularly following the closing date of this recruitment. The selection process will begin with an employment application package screening, with the best qualified candidates being invited to participate further in the assessment process. This process may include any combination of written, performance, and oral assessments to evaluate job-related education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities. Those who successfully complete the selection process will be placed on the eligibility list for this classification. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation prior to the closing date of this recruitment. Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a pre-employment background investigation, drug screen, and/or medical/physical examination. NOTE : The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Candidates may reapply when there is a posting to establish an eligibility list. EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Proof of education listed in your application will be requested at the time of conditional offer. Acceptable documentation consists of transcripts or degree, if applicable, by the accredited U.S. college or university. Education obtained outside the United States (US) require one of the following options: A. An equivalency statement from an evaluation company certified by the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) at http://www.naces.org/members.html or the Association of International Credential Evaluators Inc. (AICE) at http://aice-eval.org/members/ . B. An advanced-level degree from an accredited US college or university. All applicants will be notified via e-mail or telephone of their application status and the assessment dates/times/locations after the closing date of this announcement. THE PROVISIONS OF THIS JOB ANNOUNCEMENT DO NOT CONSTITUTE AN EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED CONTRACT.
CITY OF RIVERSIDE, CA Riverside, CA, United States
Jun 14, 2019
Full Time
The Position THE RIVERSIDE POLICE DEPARTMENT IS NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THE POSITION OFPOLICE OFFICER LATERAL/PRE-SERVICE. THE ELIGIBILITY LIST ESTABLISHED FROM THIS RECRUITMENT MAY BE USED TO FILL CURRENT AND FUTURE VACANCIES WITHIN THIS CLASSIFICATION. The Riverside Police Department is dedicated to selecting only those individuals who meet the highest of professional standards with a commitment to serving all members of their community with sensitivity, empathy, and impartiality. Police Officers under direct supervision, perform law enforcement and crime prevention work; control traffic flow and enforce state and local traffic regulations; perform investigative work; display an awareness of, and empathy towards all persons who they come into contact with; and perform related duties as required. Additional Pay Incentives: 3% Bilingual Pay 1.5% Motor Pay & 1.5% Collateral SWAT, Sniper, Hostage Negotiator Pay Lateral Officers may be eligible to retain their current PERS retirement formula 10% Intermediate POST Pay 15% Advanced POST Pay 12 Month Probationary Period for Laterals All Police Officers work four ten-hour days. Work Performed Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Patrol city in radio car, on motorcycle, or on foot; answer calls for the protection of life and property, and the enforcement of City, County, and State laws; may conduct both preliminary and follow-up investigations of disturbances, prowlers, burglaries, thefts, holdups, vehicle accidents, death, and other criminal incidents. Make arrests as necessary; interview victims, complainants, and witnesses; interrogate suspects; gather and preserve evidence; testify and present evidence in court. Contact and cooperate with other law enforcement agencies in matters relating to the investigation of crimes and the apprehension of offenders. Prepare reports of arrests made, investigations conducted, and unusual incidents observed. Serve warrants and subpoenas. While on patrol, stop drivers who are operating vehicles in violation of laws; warn drivers against unlawful practices; issue citations and make arrests as necessary; check buildings for physical security; receive, search, book, fingerprint, and transport prisoners; direct traffic at fire, special events, and other emergency or congested situations. Maintain contact with citizens regarding potential law enforcement problems and preserve good relationships with the general public. As assigned, perform specialized investigative, identification, crime prevention, special operations, aerial observation, communications or juvenile work. Qualifications Police Officer Pre-Service: Education: High school graduation or equivalent. Experience: Within the last three (3) years, applicant must have successfully completed a California Basic POST Certified Academy or Level One Modular Academy. Applicants may also qualify if they have reached the half-way point of either the Basic Academy or Level One Modular Academy; however, the applicant must have successfully graduated the academy by time of appointment. Police Officer Lateral: Education: High school graduation or equivalent. Experience: Must have completed a California Basic POST Academy and be currently employed as a sworn Police Officer, Deputy Sheriff, or related Law Enforcement Officer with a law enforcement agency in the State of California. Necessary Special Requirement: Possession of a valid class "C" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License. Must be willing to work weekends, holidays, as well as days, swing and graveyard shifts. Candidates selected must pass an extensive police background investigation including a polygraph, psychological evaluation and medical evaluation. As part of the requirement to be considered for the Police Officer Lateral/Pre-service position, applicants need to complete and submit a Personal History Statement (PHS) with their application. A copyof the PHS document can be viewed and downloaded HERE , or by visiting the CaliforniaPOST website HERE . Selection Process The selection process will begin with an employment application package screening, with the best qualified candidates being invited to participate further in the assessment process.Qualified applicants will be invited to a physical agility test. Candidates who are successful in the physical agility test MAY be invited to continue compete in a structured interview. Additional phases of selection include successfully passing an extensive police background investigation, a polygraph, a psychological evaluation, a medical evaluation andillegal drugtesting. Those who successfully complete the selection process will be placed on the eligibility list for this classification. POST Standards Requirements: Any visual defect must correct to 20/20 in both eyes. If soft contacts have been worn successfully for 3 months any defect is acceptable if corrected to 20/20. Must receive apassing score on color blindness test and depth perception. Applicants must be able to pass the POST Hearing in Noise Test (HINT). Weight must be in proportion to height as determined by a physician. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation prior to the closing date of this recruitment. IMPORTANT : Appointment is subject to successful completion of a pre-employment background investigation, medical/physical examination, and drug and alcohol test; and may be subject to polygraph examination, and/or psychological examination As part of the background investigation, all claims of education and experience made in the employment application process, as well as other information submitted, will be verified.Appointed candidates are required to submit an official copy of educational transcripts verifying obtained degrees or certificates as indicated on the employment application. NOTE : The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Candidates may reapply when there is a posting to establish an eligibility list. Some candidates may be disqualified indefinitely due to the results of their background investigation. All applicants will be notified via e-mail or telephone of their application status and the assessment dates/times/locations after the closing date of this announcement. The City of Riverside does not reimburse any expenses incurred as a result of this recruitment. THE PROVISIONS OF THIS JOB ANNOUNCEMENT DO NOT CONSTITUTE AN EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED CONTRACT.