City of Fort Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale is the largest of Broward County's 31 municipalities and the 8th largest city in Florida. It encompasses more than 33 square miles and has a population of over 176,000. We support a diverse range industries, including marine, manufacturing, finance, insurance, real estate, high technology, avionics/aerospace, and film and television production and are known as a great place to live, work, and raise a family. The City of Fort Lauderdale seeks candidates for all positions who desire to become part of a team passionate about making a difference and achieving the City of Fort Lauderdale's Mission: We Build Community.

 

 

 

64 job(s) at City of Fort Lauderdale

City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 19, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale employees possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers. The Development Services Division's Engineering Team is seeking an Urban Engineer II. Now here is a GREAT PLACE TO WORK!!! Are you looking to join a team that supports each other, is service oriented, and strives to expand technical knowledge and improve workflow processes every day? If so, the Engineering Division at the Development Services Department (DSD) at the City of Fort Lauderdale could be the place for you!!! We are like family and enjoy building our community one permit at a time! We would like to welcome an URBAN ENGINEER II to join our FAMILY!!! Maybe it's you?! Apply now! The Urban Engineer II manages projects and examines a variety of engineering and construction plans and permits to determine whether plans, specifications, and materials conform to legally established codes and requirements to ensure minimum City engineering adequacy standards and principles are met, such as: on-site and roadway geometry, safe and adequate access, site drainage, stormwater, water/wastewater, paving, grading, construction operations, surface reconstruction, provision for easements and other right-of-way and site improvements and coordination of utility reviews. Position requires considerable initiative and independent judgment in making technical decisions. This job classification is included within the bargaining unit represented by Federation of Public Employees and therefore is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Federation of Public Employees. NOTE: The duties of this position will include all duties set forth in the official job description. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Reviews development permit applications for compliance with technical standards and agency regulations, including civil site plans, and improvements within the public rights-of-way Reviews DRC Applications (Site Plan, Plat, Administrative, Vacation) Prepares plan review comments; updates the City's online permit software system Calculates and/or reviews the Capital Expansion Fees for proposed private developments Performs complex calculations and modeling to confirm engineering designs submitted by Engineer/ Architect of Records are in conformance with City's and other Regulatory Standards and requirements Attends City Commission Meeting to discuss development review cases and to answer questions the Commission might have about Site Plans, Plats, or Vacations Confers with superiors on problems of design, construction, or maintenance of municipal Public Services facilities, and code interpretations; determines project-specific permitting requirements; prepares reports and makes recommendations relating to the conduct and adequacy of engineering activities Identifies and implements process improvements for permitting workflow Responds to inquiries from citizens, city officials, permit applicants, associations, or other governmental agencies Attends pre-construction meetings with applicants/contractors and City Inspectors to discuss engineering requirements and compliance Supervises engineering inspectors and performance of site inspections of proposed work or work in progress to verify project status Calculates and/or reviews the Capital Expansion (impact) Fees for proposed private developments May function as a team lead on selected assignments Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Bachelor's Degree in civil, mechanical, electrical or other appropriate engineering field Four (4) years in design and construction of highway, street, water distribution, wastewater collection, drainage or other public services projects Valid registration as a Professional Engineer (P.E.) preferred Possess or be able to obtain a valid State of Florida driver's license within 30 days of hire. SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: Non-Essential Employees will not be required to work during a declared emergency but may be required to work in some capacity after the declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine when the employee will be required to work. PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The position involves medium physical demands, such as exerting up to 50 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 lbs. of force frequently, and/or 10 lbs. of force constantly to move objects. This position is primarily sedentary but may involve frequent outside work. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method. Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify. All successful applicants may be required to take a medical examination and/or pass a drug screening prior to appointment. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes. To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form (J204) at time of application. Closing Date/Time:
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 19, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking Project Managers to oversee engineering assignments in one or more specialized areas of Virtual Design and Construction MEP Engineering . Professionals that are motivated to take on today's greatest challenges and rewards in the field of engineering in local public service. Professionals who are passionate about making a difference and achieving our mission: We Build Community, in a fast-paced organization that operates by vision, strategy, and action. Would you fit in? The City offers a wide variety of benefits to employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City participates in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which offers an investment option and a pension option, and requires a 3% contribution from employees. New hires are automatically enrolled in FRS. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Manages engineering consultants and contractors during the design and construction of CIP projects; performs site inspections; ensures projects are completed on time, on budget, and with high levels of quality assurance Ability to develop construction level engineering design plans and calculations. Proficiency in AutoCAD and drainage modelling software preferred. Prepares, negotiates, executes, and manages task orders for professional consultants and contractors Prepares and oversees the preparation of Requests for Proposals (RFP), Requests for Qualifications (RFQ), and other bidding documents for a variety of services and resources in compliance with municipal, state, and federal code requirements Provides analysis, evaluation, and recommendation for award of contract; prepares projects for bid, including reviewing of plans, specifications, and estimates Reviews and approves contractor and consultant pay requests Develops and monitors project scope, budget, and schedule Prepares reports for upper management and stakeholder information Provides technical information and guidance on municipal projects; resolves project related issues Prepares required municipal, state, and federal reports for various construction projects; prepares reports, memorandums, and related correspondence pertaining to contract and regulatory compliance Produces construction documents and specifications Coordinates with other City departments, external agencies and applicants on projects Drafts commission memorandum for Commission Approval Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Bachelor's degree in construction management, civil engineering or another related field Must possess at least three (3) years experience in construction management and/or public works engineering (streets, water & wastewater infrastructure, drainage or related areas). Additional qualifying experience or completion of coursework at an accredited college or university in a job related field, may substitute on a year-for-year basis for one year of the required experience PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS 1. Possession of a current License as a registered Professional Engineer in the State of Florida or as a Certified Construction Manager or Certification as a Project Management Professional (PMP). 2. Possession of a current License as a registered Professional Engineer in the State of Florida as Electrical and/or Mechanical Engineer 3. Certified Construction Manager or Certification as a Project Management Professional (PMP) or Degree in Construction Management 4. Experience in government contracts procurement and management of vertical construction projects 5. Microsoft Outlook, Excel and Word, Adobe, MS Projects, AutoCAD 6. Experience with Building Information Modeling (BIM) and Virtual Design and Construction methodologies 7. LEED accreditation 8. Experience in public sector construction project management 9. Experience in accounting principals relative to project budgeting, estimating, and project cost controls 10. Experience in management all phases of vertical construction projects * Please attach copies of your college degree(s) and applicable registration(s) and/or certification(s). HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION Depending on the number of applications and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training & Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method. Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify. All successful applicants will be required to pass a medical examination, including drug screening , prior to appointment. Open until sufficient applicants have applied. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes. To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form ( J204 ). The City of Fort Lauderdale is AN EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY (EEO) AND AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER . All applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender (including identity or expression), marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or any other protected classification as defined by applicable law (except as limited by Personnel Rules, Collective Bargaining Agreements, or bona fide occupational qualifications). In compliance with the Drug-Free Workplace Act of 1988, the City of Fort Lauderdale is committed to providing a safe, quality-oriented and productive work environment consistent with the standards of the community in which it serves. Alcohol and drug abuse pose a threat to the health and safety of City's employees and to the security of the City's equipment and facilities. For these reasons, the City is committed to the elimination of drug and alcohol use and abuse in the workplace. Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) protects qualified individuals with disabilities from employment discrimination. Under the ADA, a person has a disability if he has a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits a major life activity.The physical demands described within the job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job . In compliance with the ADA, the City of Fort Lauderdale will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. Closing Date/Time:
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 19, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking Project Managers to oversee engineering assignments on water and wastewater to stormwater and sea walls or more specialized areas. Professionals that are motivated to take on today's greatest challenges and rewards in the field of engineering in local public service. Professionals who are passionate about making a difference and achieving our mission: We Build Community, in a fast-paced organization that operates by vision, strategy, and action. Would you fit in? The City offers a wide variety of benefits to their employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City currently participates in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which will require a 3% contribution from employees. Anyone hired after Jan 1, 2021 will be automatically enrolled in FRS. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Manages engineering consultants and contractors during the design and construction of CIP projects; performs site inspections; ensures projects are completed on time, on budget, and with high levels of quality assurance Ability to develop construction level engineering design plans and calculations. Proficiency in AutoCAD and drainage modelling software preferred. Prepares, negotiates, executes, and manages task orders for professional consultants and contractors Prepares and oversees the preparation of Requests for Proposals (RFP), Requests for Qualifications (RFQ), and other bidding documents for a variety of services and resources in compliance with municipal, state, and federal code requirements Provides analysis, evaluation, and recommendation for award of contract; prepares projects for bid, including reviewing of plans, specifications, and estimates Reviews and approves contractor and consultant pay requests Develops and monitors project scope, budget, and schedule Prepares reports for upper management and stakeholder information Provides technical information and guidance on municipal projects; resolves project related issues Prepares required municipal, state, and federal reports for various construction projects; prepares reports, memorandums, and related correspondence pertaining to contract and regulatory compliance Produces construction documents and specifications Coordinates with other City departments, external agencies and applicants on projects Drafts commission memorandum for Commission Approval Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Bachelor's degree in construction management, civil engineering or another related field Must possess at least three (3) years experience in construction management and/or public works engineering (streets, water & wastewater infrastructure, drainage or related areas). Additional qualifying experience or completion of coursework at an accredited college or university in a job related field, may substitute on a year-for-year basis for one year of the required experience PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS 1. Possession of a current License as a registered Professional Engineer in the State of Florida or as a Certified Construction Manager or Certification as a Project Management Professional (PMP). * Please attach copies of your college degree(s) and applicable registration(s) and/or certification(s). HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method. Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify. All successful applicants will be required to pass a medical examination, including drug screening, prior to appointment. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes. To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form ( J204 ). The City of Fort Lauderdale is AN EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY (EEO) AND AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER . All applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender (including identity or expression), marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or any other protected classification as defined by applicable law (except as limited by Personnel Rules, Collective Bargaining Agreements, or bona fide occupational qualifications). In compliance with the Drug-Free Workplace Act of 1988, the City of Fort Lauderdale is committed to providing a safe, quality-oriented and productive work environment consistent with the standards of the community in which it serves. Alcohol and drug abuse pose a threat to the health and safety of City's employees and to the security of the City's equipment and facilities. For these reasons, the City is committed to the elimination of drug and alcohol use and abuse in the workplace. Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) protects qualified individuals with disabilities from employment discrimination. Under the ADA, a person has a disability if he has a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits a major life activity.The physical demands described within the job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job . In compliance with the ADA, the City of Fort Lauderdale will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. Closing Date/Time:
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 19, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY Do you possess a passion for public service coupled with a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance and job proficiency? If so, apply now! This could be your chance to effectively convey the vision and mission of our organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to internal and external customers. The Department of Sustainable Development's Building Services Division seeks a Permit Services Technician. This full-time position assists the public by processing construction permit applications in accordance with State, County and City Building Codes. Note: This position pays $17.56 hourly. Preference will be given to internal candidates. This job classification is included within the bargaining unit represented by Teamsters Local Union 769 and therefore is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Teamsters Local Union 769. "In accordance with Article 24 of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Teamsters Local Union 769, for posting purposes this open-competitive job posting shall be considered as a simultaneous internal and external posting (it is open to both internal City employees and external applicants)." Additionally, this job classification is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Teamsters Local Union 769. The City offers a wide variety of benefits to their employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary. Beginning January 1, 2021, the City offers participation in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which will require a 3% contribution from employees. Anyone hired after Jan 1, 2021 will be automatically enrolled in FRS. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Performs intake and processing of permit application, plans and supporting documentation for permitting required by the City of Fort Lauderdale Reviews for accurate, legible and complete documentation with job specific supplement; notarizes approved documentation Assists customer in obtaining the correct number of applications based on the scope of work presented Calculates and processes permit application deposits, payments and related fees associated with the permitting process Processes payment of Cash, Check or Credit Card on related electronic system Balances accounts daily Prepares plans for routing to various disciplines specific to permit type Preps for recheck and revision and verifies approvals are completed prior to permit issue Communicates, advises, directs, accepts and applies payments using a variety of office software Updates and registers licensed contractors with the city per established guidelines and legal obligations Maintains an alphabetical file of all verified contractor registration documents as required Verifies property ownership through Broward County's Property Appraiser site Verifies contractor license, general liability insurance and workman's compensation are current Files and routes permit plan reviews Prepares correspondence and answers inquiries from various officials Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High School Diploma or equivalent One (1) to Three (3) years performing administrative work Must possess or be able to obtain Notary Public Certification. Preferences: Permit Technician Certification Experience with or Knowledge of Construction Trade and/or Permitting Processes Customer Service Experience Cash/Credit Handling Experience Public Sector/Local Government Experience HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION "In accordance with Article 24 of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Teamsters Local Union 769, for posting purposes this open-competitive job posting shall be considered as a simultaneous internal and external posting (it is open to both internal City employees and external applicants)." Additionally, this job classification is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Teamsters Local Union 769. Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method. Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify. All successful applicants may be required to take a medical examination and/or pass a drug screening prior to appointment. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes. To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form (J204) at time of application. SUPPLEMENTAL INFORMATION Established Date: 11/18/2018 Revised Date: 10/01/2019 Management Category: N/A Classification Level: Foundation FLSA: Non-Exempt EEO Code: 6 Admin Support Job Code: TM012 Pay Grade: TG04 The City of Fort Lauderdale is AN EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY (EEO) AND AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER . All applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender (including identity or expression), marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or any other protected classification as defined by applicable law (except as limited by Personnel Rules, Collective Bargaining Agreements, or bona fide occupational qualifications). In compliance with the Drug-Free Workplace Act of 1988, the City of Fort Lauderdale is committed to providing a safe, quality-oriented and productive work environment consistent with the standards of the community in which it serves. Alcohol and drug abuse poses a threat to the health and safety of City's community builders and to the security of the City's equipment and facilities. For these reasons, the City is committed to the elimination of drug and alcohol use and abuse in the workplace. Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) protects qualified individuals with disabilities from employment discrimination. Under the ADA, a person has a disability if he has a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits a major life activity.The physical demands described within the job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job . In compliance with the ADA, the City of Fort Lauderdale will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. Closing Date/Time: 5/25/2022 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 18, 2022
Part Time
POSITION SUMMARY THIS POSTING IS FOR PT FACILITIES POSITIONS ONLY This is specialized work performed at one of the City's recreational facilities. Duties may vary depending on event and facility assigned. Supervision is limited once the duties and the procedures are learned. Additional duties may include minimal responsibilities regarding supervision of entry level employees. This is routine labor and some limited semi-skilled manual work performing a variety of maintenance and related work. Employees in this class perform tasks that do not require a high degree of manipulative skill or previous work experience in order to function effectively. Work requires strenuous physical outdoor work, often under unfavorable conditions. Work is generally performed under the immediate direction of a supervisor; however, many assignments are very routine and repetitive in nature and after learned can be performed without difficulty under only general supervision. Work includes the use of hand tools and the operation of trucks and other similar equipment on an as-needed basis. Work is reviewed while in progress and upon completion. Part-time/Temporary Positions LOCATION: Parks & Recreation Department ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS THIS POSTING DOES NOT HAVE AN END DATE, AS VACANCIES BECOME AVAILABLE APPLICATIONS WILL BE REVIEWED. IF YOU ARE CHOSEN FOR AN INTERVIEW YOU WILL BE NOTIFIED JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT 1. Possess a current and valid State of Florida Class "E" driver's license with an acceptable driving record. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION APPLICATIONS WILL BE REVIEWED AND THE HIRING AUTHORITY WILL CONTACT THOSE APPLICANTS WHOSE APPLICATION REFLECTS THE BEST MATCH OF EXPERIENCE FOR THE POSITION. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 18, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale has a career opportunity for a Senior Customer Service Representative. A candidate that is motivated to take on today's greatest challenges and rewards in the field of local public service. A candidate who is passionate about making a difference and achieving our mission: We Build Community, in a fast-paced organization that operates by vision, strategy, and action. Would you fit in? This is responsible lead worker clerical and customer service work of more than average difficulty in the billing, collection and servicing of customer accounts. Employees in this class supervise and participate in complex computerized clerical tasks creating, maintaining, billing, collecting and servicing customer accounts for items, such as water, sewer, parking citations, special assessments, occupational licenses and the posting of daily operations to the City's accounting system. An important aspect of the work in this class is supervising and participating in customer relations activities, resolving unusual questions, problems and complaints in a tactful and courteous manner. The employee must exercise reasonable initiative and independent judgment in opening and closing accounts, making adjustments to accounts and resolving problems. Work is reviewed by an assigned supervisor in conferences with the employee, through direct observation, review of reports and records and through reports received from customers and others. NOTE: The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. The City offers a wide variety of benefits to employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City participates in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which offers an investment option and a pension option, and requires a 3% contribution from employees. New hires are automatically enrolled in FRS. Say "Hello" to the City of Fort Lauderdale and Say "Goodbye" to Your Student Loan! That's right! Under the U.S. Department of Education's Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program, the remaining balance on your student loan may be forgiven after you have made 120 qualifying monthly payments while working full-time at the City of Fort Lauderdale! Please visit StudentAid.gov/publicservice for more information or to see if you qualify. This job classification is included within the bargaining unit represented by Teamsters Local Union 769 and therefore is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Teamsters Local Union 769. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Leads, plans, reviews and participates in the work of employees responsible for providing a wide variety of customer services in support of assigned department Performs a variety of general clerical functions, which include maintaining and updating complex filing systems; processing forms, reports and various permits; preparing general correspondence; performing calculations and monetary transactions Researches files and records depending on area of assignment Responds to customer inquiries and complaints in a timely and efficient manner Resolves problems and explains applicable policies and procedures Provides support and guidance to supervisors and management staff Verifies the work of assigned employees for accuracy, proper work methods, techniques and compliance with applicable standards and specifications Performs related work as require JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT 1. Have successfully graduated from a standard high school, or possess an acceptable G.E.D. certificate, preferably with college-level training in accounting and other business practices. 2. Have at least five (5) years experience in clerical accounting work, maintaining and verifying fiscal records and accounts, which included some supervisory responsibility at the lead worker level. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method. Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify. All successful applicants will be required to pass a medical examination, including drug screening, prior to appointment. Open until sufficient applicants have applied. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes. To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form ( J204 ) at time of application. Closing Date/Time: 5/25/2022 5:00 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 17, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY In accordance with Article 24 of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Teamsters Local Union 769, for posting purposes this open-competitive job posting shall be considered as a simultaneous internal and external posting (it is open to both internal City employees and external applicants). Additionally, this job classification is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Teamsters Local Union 769. The City of Fort Lauderdale employees possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers. Maintains surveillance and enforces beach regulations to ensure and secure the safety of beach patrons. Rescues patrons who are in distress and responds to emergency situations as they arise. Administers First Aid and CPR as needed. The City participates in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which will require a 3% contribution from employees. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Patrols public beaches in the open water environment and warns swimmers of dangerous surf or other hazardous beach conditions; posts warning signs indicating hazardous conditions Responds to medical emergencies on the beach and in surrounding areas Enforces departmental rules and regulations, City ordinances and state statutes governing beach safety; reports missing persons to supervisor Operates and inspects lifeguard vehicles, boats, rescue equipment and reports any damages to supervisor Participates in the upkeep of facilities Participates in continuing training and instruction in open water rescue techniques, first responder medical care, disaster response, occupational safety practices, public relations and a variety of other subjects related to lifeguarding Measures and reports environmental conditions such as: wind speed and direction, air and water temperatures, surf and tide levels, beach erosion and visitor population Conducts water safety lessons, presentations and educational programs for schools, organizations and the general public Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalency Six (6) months paid work experience performing open water lifeguard duties is preferred. Must have completed a 40-hour minimum lifeguard training program with an organization certified by the United States Lifesaving Association. Significant verifiable ocean lifeguard experience or US Military Rescue swimmer (e.g. United States Coast Guard (USCG) Rescue Swimmer) may be substituted for lifeguard certificate. (Attach copy of Certificate) Possess a currently valid American Heart Association BLS (C.P.R. & AED) card or equivalent at time of appointment. (Attach copy of Certificate) Possess a currently valid Florida Department of Transportation Emergency Medical Responder (formally First Responder) Certification or equivalent or an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Certification. (Attach copy of Certificate) State of Florida EMT certification is preferred. Be able to successfully pass a performance test, which includes both simulated pool and ocean rescues prior to appointment. This test must be successfully passed every six (6) months after employment. All required certifications and licenses, whether possessed at time of appointment or obtained after appointment, must be kept current and valid while employed in a position in this class. Special Requirements: Essential Employees may be required to work during a declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine who will be required to work. PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The position involves heavy physical demands, such as exerting up to 100 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 lbs. of force frequently, and/or up to 20 lbs. of force constantly to move objects. Exposure to hazardous conditions and potential life-threatening situations when performing rescues. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method. Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify. All successful applicants may be required to take a medical examination and/or pass a drug screening prior to appointment. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes. To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form ( J204 ) at time of application. Closing Date/Time: 5/24/2022 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 17, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY We realize your time is valuable so please do not apply if you do not have at least the required minimum qualifications. This is responsible supervisory or independent complex clerical and specialized accounting work of more than average difficulty. Work may involve responsibility for supervising and distributing work to a small staff of subordinate employees in a complex accounting activity such as payroll, payables, receivables, billing, etc. In the absence of supervisory responsibilities, more advanced accounting work requiring the application of more varied procedures and more frequent use of independent judgment is involved. Work detail includes compiling, maintaining and auditing diversified statistical legal, purchasing, and accounting records. Specific duties may vary according to the work area assigned. An employee in this class works under the direction of a supervisor; however, independent judgment and use of acquired knowledge and skills is exercised in the performance of established accounting and complex clerical tasks. Work is subject to verification by a variety of internal automatic checks and periodic audits and reviews. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS May plan, assign and supervise the work of subordinate employees in a complex accounting activity. May perform independently in a work area where close supervision is not received and finality and permanency of results are a prime job factor. Participates in the recording of transactions to accounts; maintaining and reconciling journals, ledgers and other records; preparing periodic financial and statistical statements, reports and tabulations. Participates in the examination of vouchers, invoices and other posting documents for accuracy and proper content; performs checking duties to insure accuracy of recorded data; compares information and notes and corrects omissions, errors or inconsistencies; checks printouts from Information Processing and inputs records; maintains inventory records; may take physical inventory. Compiles data and prepares statistical reports to assist supervisor in such accounting areas as budgetary control and financial reporting. May participate in processing employee, pension and special payrolls. Reconciles various City accounts such as bank deposits, savings and trust accounts. Trains and assists new clerical and accounting clerks. Performs related work as required. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Successful graduation from a standard high school or possession of a G.E.D. certificate from a recognized issuing agency, preferably supplemented by college-level courses in accounting. Have at least four (4) years progressively responsible experience in clerical accounting work, such as compiling, maintaining and verifying statistical, purchasing, fiscal bookkeeping or related records and accounts. Some experience in data processing input/output methods is preferred. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION Depending on the number of applications and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method. Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify. All successful applicants will be required to pass a medical examination, including drug screening, prior to appointment. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes. To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form ( J-204) . The City of Fort Lauderdale is AN EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY (EEO) AND AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER . All applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender (including identity or expression), marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or any other protected classification as defined by applicable law (except as limited by Personnel Rules, Collective Bargaining Agreements, or bona fide occupational qualifications). In compliance with the Drug-Free Workplace Act of 1988, the City of Fort Lauderdale is committed to providing a safe, quality-oriented and productive work environment consistent with the standards of the community in which it serves. Alcohol and drug abuse poses a threat to the health and safety of City's community builders and to the security of the City's equipment and facilities. For these reasons, the City is committed to the elimination of drug and alcohol use and abuse in the workplace. Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) protects qualified individuals with disabilities from employment discrimination. Under the ADA, a person has a disability if he has a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits a major life activity.The physical demands described within the job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job . In compliance with the ADA, the City of Fort Lauderdale will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. Closing Date/Time: 5/24/2022 5:00 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 17, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale employees possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers. Performs semi-skilled facility maintenance duties, which includes minor repairs of building systems, cleaning restrooms, trash pick-up, etc. This job classification is included within the bargaining unit represented by Teamsters Local Union769 and therefore is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Teamsters Local Union 769. The City offers a wide variety of benefits to employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City participates in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which offers an investment option and a pension option, and requires a 3% contribution from employees. New hires are automatically enrolled in FRS. NOTE: The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Participates in performing custodial tasks as applies to municipal buildings and other municipal property, including trash removal Lines playing fields; drags, waters, weeds, and maintains landscaped areas on baseball and football fields, as assigned Participates in setting up and taking down of benches, seats, chairs, office furniture and other equipment Performs landscaping duties, including mowing, weed eating, edging, and blowing May act as a concession attendant Assigns and issues tools; maintains shop area and equipment Performs minor repairs on equipment and municipal grounds Hand weeds, fertilizes and waters ornamental plant beds; may assist in the installation and maintenance of annual plant beds Operates gas-operated trimming/edging equipment to trim/edge around trees, signs, landscaped beds, etc.; waters and fertilizes lawn areas Operates gas-operated riding lawn mowers and large push mowers to cut grass in parks, medians and other City-maintained areas and facilities Picks up litter and debris by use of pick sticks, blowers or vacuums; empties trash receptacles. Trims and prunes trees, shrubs and bushes from ground level by use of hand tools such as hand clippers and pole saws; loads trucks with trimmings and other debris Paints over graffiti using either roller or brush, and/or removes graffiti via use of proper cleaning materials Maintains and cleans areas using rakes, hoes, shovels, blowers and related tools and equipment. Performs minor maintenance and repair to park furniture and related equipment. Operates trucks and other automotive equipment as needed Performs a variety of other manual tasks including digging/shoveling sand and dirt; lifts, loads and properly stores tools and equipment; performs basic maintenance to tools and equipment; mulches landscaped areas May be required to work staggered schedules including evening hours when necessary Performs related work as required or directed by crew leader or supervisor JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalent. One (1) to three (3) years of related experience. Additional qualifying experience or completion of coursework at an accredited college or university in a job-related field, may substitute on a year-for-year basis for the required experience or education. Preferences: 1. Class "B" Commercial Driver's License Special Requirements: Essential Employees may be required to work during a declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine who will be required to work. PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The position involves heavy physical demands, such as exerting up to 100 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 lbs. of force frequently, and/or up to 20 lbs. of force constantly to move objects; performs heavy manual labor for extended periods of time, often under hot and humid conditions; The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment methods. Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify. All successful applicants will be required to pass a medical examination, including drug screening, prior to appointment. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes. To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form (J204). Closing Date/Time: 6/6/2022 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 16, 2022
Part Time
POSITION SUMMARY THIS POSTING IS FOR PT CUSTODIAN POSITIONS ONLY Performs manual work picking up trash and debris, removing graffiti, cleaning trash cans, emptying receptacles, sweeping, mopping, stocking bathrooms with supplies, and/or minor building maintenance and repairs. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Cleans and maintains rooms and bathrooms; performs trash removal; stocks bathrooms with supplies Respond to staff requests of janitorial and manual help; moves heavy loads; assembles and installs furniture Performs minor repairs and equipment maintenance Cleans parking lot; collects litter and sweep walks around City buildings; trims trees, pull weeds; cleans sidewalks, cleans and mops entrance and lobby Sweeps, mops, scrubs, and buffs floors; cleans walls, ceilings, and woodwork; washes windows Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT No experience required. Special Requirements: Essential Employees may be required to work during a declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine who will be required to work. PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The position involves medium physical demands, such as exerting up to 100 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 lbs. of force frequently, and/or up to 20 lbs. of force constantly to move objects. Ability to lift, stoop, bend, crouch, climb and kneel in performing a variety of job-related tasks. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY INFORMATION: The City of Fort Lauderdale is AN EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY (EEO) AND AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER . All applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender (including identity or expression), marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or any other protected classification as defined by applicable law (except as limited by Personnel Rules, Collective Bargaining Agreements, or bona fide occupational qualifications). In compliance with the Drug-Free Workplace Act of 1988, the City of Fort Lauderdale is committed to providing a safe, quality-oriented and productive work environment consistent with the standards of the community in which it serves. Alcohol and drug abuse poses a threat to the health and safety of City's employees and to the security of the City's equipment and facilities. For these reasons, the City is committed to the elimination of drug and alcohol use and abuse in the workplace. Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) protects qualified individuals with disabilities from employment discrimination. Under the ADA, a person has a disability if he has a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits a major life activity.The physical demands described within the job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job . In compliance with the ADA, the City of Fort Lauderdale will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. This job description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required. This description is subject to modification as the needs and requirements of the position change. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION Applications will be reviewed and the hiring authority will contact those applicants whose application reflects the best match of experience for the position. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 16, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY We realize your time is valuable so please do not apply if you do not have at least the required minimum qualifications. The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking an GIS Analyst to support the technical needs of the City's existing and expanding GIS asset inventory of water, wastewater and stormwater infrastructure including, but not limited to, performing maintenance and update of GIS data, supporting data conversion from Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) to GIS and GIS to Cityworks®, conducting spatial analysis, map creation, and automating repetitive tasks. The ideal candidate will work with users to understand GIS hardware, software, and data issues; takes appropriate action to correct problems by performing diagnostics, researching solution to problems, interacting and conferring with vendors to provide solutions. Would you fit in? Click here to apply. The City offers a wide variety of benefits to employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City participates in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which offers an investment option and a pension option, and requires a 3% contribution from employees. New hires are automatically enrolled in FRS. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Participates in the Citywide administration of the enterprise GIS Conducts studies of City departments and their sub-components to identify and implement added value uses of GIS and other location-based technologies Supports the technical data science and data analytics needs of City departments, particularly those associated with data of a geographic nature Provides GIS-based analysis and reports to City departments Provides GIS mapping services to City departments Create scripts and tools for automating tasks and workflows Provides ongoing software and data support to users of GIS software in City departments, including formal and informal training, and also to include software installation and responding to technical support issues Designs and implements data schemas for the City's enterprise GIS database and for specific GIS solutions Updates data in the City's enterprise GIS database Participates in collaborative efforts to implement map-based solutions with sub-functions that include establishing requirements, formulating project plans, and managing timelines for implementation Designs and implements map-based solutions, many of which may be interactive solutions built using web technologies Implements configurable Esri application and solution templates. Creates and updates Esri web services Operates professional grade GPS equipment and associated software for field data capture, field verification, and field inventory. Trains users in customer departments on the use of professional grade GPS equipment and associated software. Performs related work as required. Special Requirements: Essential Employees may be required to work during a declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine who will be required to work. PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The position involves light physical demands, such as exerting up to 20 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 10 lbs. of force frequently, and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT We realize your time is valuable so please do not apply if you do not have at least the following required minimum qualifications: Have a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in computer science, information processing, geography, engineering, mathematics, urban and regional planning, or a closely related field. Must possess at least two (2) years of work experience in the GIS field to include experience using Esri ArcGIS. Possess or be able to obtain a State of Florida driver's license . Additional qualifying experience or completion of coursework at an accredited college or university in a job-related field, may substitute on a year-for-year basis for one year of the required experience or education. SPECIAL REQUIREMENT: Experience with Cityworks® PREFERENCES: -GIS experience working with utility networks is not necessary but desirable. -Preference will be given to candidates with a high degree of proficiencies in the items listed in the Supplemental Questions as a part of the official application. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method. Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes. To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form ( J204 ). The City of Fort Lauderdale is AN EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY (EEO) AND AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER . All applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender (including identity or expression), marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or any other protected classification as defined by applicable law (except as limited by Personnel Rules, Collective Bargaining Agreements, or bona fide occupational qualifications). In compliance with the Drug-Free Workplace Act of 1988, the City of Fort Lauderdale is committed to providing a safe, quality-oriented and productive work environment consistent with the standards of the community in which it serves. Alcohol and drug abuse poses a threat to the health and safety of City's community builders and to the security of the City's equipment and facilities. For these reasons, the City is committed to the elimination of drug and alcohol use and abuse in the workplace. Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) protects qualified individuals with disabilities from employment discrimination. Under the ADA, a person has a disability if he has a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits a major life activity.The physical demands described within the job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job . In compliance with the ADA, the City of Fort Lauderdale will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. This job description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required. This description is subject to modification as the needs and requirements of the position change. Closing Date/Time: 5/31/2022 5:00 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 15, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY THIS POSTING IS FOR PT ADMINISTRATIVE POSITIONS ONLY This is specialized work performed at one of the City's facilities. Duties may vary depending on event and facility assigned. Supervision is limited once the duties and the procedures are learned. Additional duties may include minimal responsibilities regarding supervision of entry level employees. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS THIS POSTING DOES NOT HAVE AN END DATE, AS VACANCIES BECOME AVAILABLE APPLICATIONS WILL BE REVIEWED. IF YOU ARE CHOSEN FOR AN INTERVIEW YOU WILL BE NOTIFIED JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Have some experience related to the work assigned. Employees in this class may perform any of the following or related duties. General office experience and Microsoft Office skills. This includes calendar management, electronic and hardcopy record keeping, internal and external communications, document/data tracking, composition of memoranda, spreadsheets and all other duties associated with the day to day operation of professional government offices. Be able to communicate clearly, both orally and in writing at all levels of the organization Performs related work as required. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION Applications will be reviewed and the hiring authority will contact those applicants whose application reflects the best match of experience for the position when there is a vacancy. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 15, 2022
Part Time
POSITION SUMMARY THIS POSTING IS FOR SUMMER HIRE ONLY June 20 - August 5, 2022 PAY RATE: $13.50 This is entry-level recreation work of routine difficulty assisting in recreation programs and in the operation and maintenance of recreation facilities. An employee in this class works under immediate supervision and performs varied tasks which may be learned through a short period of on-the-job training according to detailed written or oral instructions. The employee in this class exercises only limited initiative assisting a program leader and is not required to exercise independent judgment. Work assignments are normally of short duration and are usually reviewed when completed for adherence to instructions and established procedures by an assigned supervisor. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Assists in organizing and conducting games, sports, camps and other recreational activities Helps in maintaining order, and enforcing rules and regulations at recreational facilities Assists in maintaining safety and health standards at facilities and during programs May be required to perform janitorial work and related clean-up duties May be required to welcomes visitors and answer incoming telephone calls May be required to enroll recreation program participants, issue tickets, receive and account for revenues May be required to keep attendance records or scores at sporting events, operate audiovisual equipment, or monitor activities of children during recreational trips or tours; May work weekends, nights and holidays Performs related work as required. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High school Diploma or G.E.D. or be a graduating senior May be 17 years old if a graduating senior in high school otherwise must be 18 years old or older Must possess six (6) months experience in a recreational facility or have been a participant in a variety of recreational activities such as sports, organized games or arts and crafts Candidates must pass a fingerprinting/background screening process prior to employment PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Depends upon work assignment and location. The noise level in the work environment is quiet to moderately loud. The work may entail sedentary work in an office setting. While performing duties, employee may frequently be required to stand, walk, stoop, talk, hear, reach above and below shoulders, and use hand and fingers dexterity keyboarding. The employee may be required on rare occasions to lift up to 50 pounds. Sometimes work is stressful when working under stringent time constraints. Vocal communication is required for expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word, and conveying detailed or important instructions to others accurately, loudly, or quickly. Hearing is required to perceive information at normal spoken word levels, and to receive detailed information through oral communications and/or to make fine distinctions in sound; visual acuity is required for depth perception, color perception. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION Applications will be reviewed and the hiring authority will contact those applicants whose application reflects the best match of experience for the position. Closing Date/Time: 7/1/2022 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 14, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY This position requires a Broward County Journeyman Plumber License . You will not be considered without this license. The City of Fort Lauderdale employees possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers. This is skilled work at the Journeyman level in the installation, maintenance and repair of plumbing fixtures and accessories. Assembles, installs, and repairs pipes, fittings, and fixtures of heating, water, and drainage systems according to specifications and plumbing codes. Work is inspected during progress or upon completion for workmanship and general compliance with City plumbing regulations. When assigned, an employee of this class will primarily conduct field inspections and install, repair, replace, and certify RPZ valves (Reduced Pressure Zone) or backflow devices. This job classification is included within the bargaining unit represented by Teamsters Local Union769 and therefore is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Teamsters Local Union 769. The City offers a wide variety of benefits to employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City participates in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which offers an investment option and a pension option, and requires a 3% contribution from employees. New hires are automatically enrolled in FRS. NOTE: The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Installs, repairs, and maintains pipes, fixtures, and other plumbing used for water distribution and wastewater disposal in commercial and industrial buildings within the city Installs, repairs, and tests backflow devices Unclogs and repairs drainage systems for commercial and industrial buildings Troubleshoots and repairs water heaters Reads and interprets data, information, documents, and manufacturers' manuals blueprints Tracks and accounts for work completed Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalency, or trade school Three (3) to five (5) years of journeyman level plumbing experience. Broward County Journeyman Plumber License Possess or be able to obtain a valid State of Florida driver's license within 30 days of hire Depending on assignment, must possess or be able to obtain Backflow Device Repair and Backflow Device Tester certificates issued by an approved testing authority within three (3) months of hire Special Requirements: Essential Employees may be required to work during a declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine who will be required to work. PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The position involves heavy physical demands, such as exerting up to 100 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 lbs. of force frequently, and/or up to 20 lbs. of force constantly to move objects. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method. Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify. All successful applicants may be required to take a medical examination and/or pass a drug screening prior to appointment. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes. To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form ( J204 ) at time of application. Closing Date/Time: 5/26/2022 12:00 AM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 14, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY Out of state candidates who possess a CDL must be able to obtain a State of Florida CDL Class B with Airbrakes within 30 days of hire date The City of Fort Lauderdale employees possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers. The employee in this position performs necessary trimming and pruning of trees and palms to eliminate hazards, remove dangerous/dead tree limbs to ensure healthy tree growth and to preserve tree structure. Performs progressively responsible facility maintenance duties, which includes minor repairs of building systems, cleaning restrooms, trash pick-up, etc. or performs progressively responsible grounds maintenance duties. Displays more specialized knowledge in the area of tree trimming, irrigation repair, carpentry, athletic field maintenance, etc. An employee in this class usually functions as a crew leader. The City offers a wide variety of benefits to employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City participates in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which offers an investment option and a pension option, and requires a 3% contribution from employees. New hires are automatically enrolled in FRS. This job classification is included within the bargaining unit represented by Teamsters Local Union769 and therefore is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Teamsters Local Union 769. NOTE: The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Monitors and prints out work orders; closes out work orders performed; keeps track of work in progress Plans and assigns duties and work activities Maintains, repairs, constructs, and renovates park facilities Participates in performing custodial tasks as applies to municipal buildings and other municipal property, including trash removal Lines playing fields; drags, waters, weeds, and maintains landscaped areas on baseball and football fields, as assigned Inspects and repairs structures and buildings May supervise and participate in planting, mowing, watering, cleaning and trimming municipal parks and grounds; planting trees, flowers, and shrubbery; and operating equipment necessary in completing assigned tasks May climb trees using ropes, hooks or a hoist mounted on a truck; does necessary trimming and pruning to eliminate hazards and preserve the beauty of the trees on municipal streets and property; fell dead or dangerous trees and cut dead limbs, remove overhanging or damaged limbs May perform maintenance of municipal facilities and property, such as painting, plumbing, masonry, and landscaping work involving the use of hand and power tools Performs landscaping duties, including mowing, edging, weed eating, and blowing May be required to respond to emergency calls Performs minor equipment repair and maintenance Additional Responsibilities May operate specialized trucks, small roller, grader, cement saw, tractor and various mowing equipment. May supervise and participate in performing custodial tasks as applies to municipal buildings and other municipal property May line playing fields, drag, water, weed and maintain landscaped areas on baseball and football fields May supervise and participate in setting up and taking down of benches, seats, chairs and other equipment May act as a concession attendant when required May assign and issue tools, maintain shop area and equipment May perform minor repairs on equipment and municipal buildings including lubrication of the equipment May perform semi-skilled tasks requiring the use of hand tools and perform manual work in conjunction with job assignments May perform duties in conjunction with City street maintenance such as erecting signs, barricades and clearing debris May inspect public trees to diagnose disease; ensuring healthy tree growth; removes tree stumps Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalent. Minimum of three (3) years of related experience using equipment powered by motor and other hand tools. Additional qualifying experience or completion of coursework at an accredited college or university in a job-related field, may substitute on a year-for-year basis for the required experience or education. Depending on the department and area of specialization: CDL Class B with airbrakes may be required CDL Class A or passenger endorsements may be required Public Ornamental and Turf Pest Control license may be required Special Requirements: Availability to work staggered schedules including evening hours when necessary Essential Employees may be required to work during a declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine who will be required to work. PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The position involves heavy physical demands, such as exerting up to 100 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 lbs. of force frequently, and/or up to 20 lbs. of force constantly to move objects. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION Depending on the number of applications and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method. Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify. All successful applicants will be required to pass a medical examination, including drug screening, prior to appointment. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes. To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form ( J-204) . Closing Date/Time: 6/10/2022 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 14, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY This position requires a Mechanical, Electrical, or Plumbing (MEPS) background. The City of Fort Lauderdale employees possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers. This is first-line supervisory work of more than average difficulty in directing the maintenance, modification, and repair of one or more municipal facilities. An employee in this class assigns and supervises the work of crews engaged in activities such as maintenance, repair and renovation of City buildings; plumbing, electrical, welding, mechanical, carpentry, painting and masonry; sign painting; repair and maintenance of equipment; maintenance of airport grounds and facilities; and maintenance of storeroom inventory records. This job classification is included within the bargaining unit represented by Federation of Public Employees and therefore is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Federation of Public Employees. The City offers a wide variety of benefits to employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City participates in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which offers an investment option and a pension option, and requires a 3% contribution from employees. New hires are automatically enrolled in FRS. NOTE: The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Schedules, assigns and supervises work of employees engaged in regularly planned projects, emergency activities and preventive maintenance of the facilities. Supervises and performs repairs in accordance with diagrams, sketches, operation manuals, and manufacturer's specifications, machinery and mechanical equipment, pumps, engines, motors, air conditioning, elevators, by using hand tools, power tools, and precision measuring and testing instruments. Supervises and performs plumbing, electrical, mechanical, welding, carpentry, painting, and masonry repairs necessary for the care and maintenance of a municipal building or buildings. May supervise cleaning operations at City Hall and City Hall Annex buildings; assigns work, inspects results, trains and schedules cleaning employees. Receives and responds to complaints, determines and directs appropriate corrective measures. Performs inspections of buildings and equipment to determine maintenance and repair needs; maintains records and schedules; prepares periodic reports. Assists in planning and scheduling outside contractors for projects requiring additional workers or special skills. Estimates equipment, material and personnel needs for jobs assigned; maintains records of time, equipment and material usage, compiles and presents written and oral reports. May supervise Electricians and Helpers in the maintenance, repair and replacement of street lighting, security lighting, and airport lighting and instrumentation. May coordinate and participate in maintenance and inspection activities with Executive Airport, F.A.A., F.B.O., and public works operation personnel. May evaluate the condition of vehicles and equipment and recommend repair or replacement. May participate in the preparation of specifications for the acquisition of new equipment. May supervise the maintenance of computerized storeroom inventory control records; and supervises and trains personnel in receiving, storing and distributing storeroom equipment and supplies. May supervise sign shop activities including maintaining records, receiving and prioritizing work orders, assisting in design of signs and inspecting final product. Reads and interprets blueprints, drawings, and diagrams. Assists in the preparation of Division budget. Performs related work as required. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Associate degree At least five (5) years of progressively responsible experience in varied building maintenance and repair, preferably have experience in multiple disciplines with some supervisory experience or training. Additional qualifying experience may substitute on a year for year basis of the required education Previous supervisory experience preferred. Possess or be able to obtain a valid State of Florida driver's license within 30 days of hire Ability to put together a scope of work for contract work and existing vendors. Must be organized, flexible and able to prioritize work assignments. Must be able to use computer systems to include basic software such as Microsoft Office as well as WO tracking systems. Preference: Certification or higher-level degrees in HVAC, plumbing, electrical, general contracting or related fields. Special Requirements: Essential Employees may be required to work during a declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine who will be required to work. PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The position involves light physical demands, such as exerting up to 50 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 10 lbs. of force frequently, and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. WORKING ENVIRONMENT: Work Environment Frequency Working in Designated Environment Office or similar indoor environment Frequently or Often Outdoor environment Frequently or Often Street environment (near moving traffic) Frequently or Often Construction site Sometimes Confined Space Seldom or Never In the community (homes, businesses, etc.) Sometimes Lab Seldom or Never Warehouse environment Sometimes HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method. Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify. All successful applicants may be required to take a medical examination and/or pass a drug screening prior to appointment. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes. To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form ( J204 ) at time of application. Closing Date/Time: 5/31/2022 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 13, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY This position requires a Journeyman Electrician Certificate of Competency issued by Broward County. You will not be considered without this license. The City of Fort Lauderdale employees possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers. The employee in this role installs, maintains, repairs, and replaces electric parts and equipment, motors, street lighting, and electrical wiring systems. This job classification is included within the bargaining unit represented by Teamsters Local Union769 and therefore is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Teamsters Local Union 769. The City offers a wide variety of benefits to employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City participates in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which offers an investment option and a pension option, and requires a 3% contribution from employees. New hires are automatically enrolled in FRS. NOTE: The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Performs electrical work in new construction, maintenance and repair in municipal buildings and facilities Installs, maintains, modifies, and repairs electrical systems, fixtures, and equipment including power appliances, motors, generators, conduit, switches, relays, control boxes, transformers, lighting fixtures, street lights, new services, bridges, and other electrical systems and equipment Tests electrical systems and equipment, detects causes of electrical failures and malfunctions; replaces and/or repairs components Ensures compliance of electrical systems and equipment with applicable codes Calculates line loading leads to determine wire and equipment size and capacity Prepares sketches for electrical layouts and installation Maintains records of work performed; submits reports as required Selects and obtains price bids for electrical equipment; orders equipment; processes paper work Assists in the supervision and training of employees, as needed Reads, interprets, and works from blueprints Perform solar lighting repairs Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High School Diploma, G.E.D. equivalency or a vocational/technical certification in electric work Five (5) years or more of experience at the journeyman level Journeyman Electrician Certificate issued by the Broward County Central Examining Board Possess or be able to obtain a valid State of Florida driver's license within 30 days after hire Commercial Class B driver's license may be required depending on assigned location Special Requirements: Essential Employees may be required to work during a declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine who will be required to work. PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The position involves heavy physical demands, such as exerting up to 100 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 lbs. of force frequently, and/or up to 20 lbs. of force constantly to move objects. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. WORKING ENVIRONMENT: Work Environment Frequency Working in Designated Environment Office or similar indoor environment Sometimes Outdoor environment Frequently or Often Street environment (near moving traffic) Frequently or Often Construction site Seldom or Never Confined Space Sometimes In the community (homes, businesses, etc.) Seldom or Never Lab Seldom or Never Warehouse environment Frequently or Often HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method. Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify. All successful applicants may be required to take a medical examination and/or pass a drug screening prior to appointment. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes. To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form ( J204 ) at time of application. Closing Date/Time: 6/1/2022 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 13, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale employees possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers. Performs progressively responsible facility maintenance duties, which includes minor repairs of building systems, cleaning restrooms, trash pick-up, etc. or performs progressively responsible grounds maintenance duties. Displays more specialized knowledge in the area of tree trimming, irrigation repair, carpentry, athletic field maintenance, etc. An employee in this class usually functions as a crew leader. The City offers a wide variety of benefits to employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City participates in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which offers an investment option and a pension option, and requires a 3% contribution from employees. New hires are automatically enrolled in FRS. This job classification is included within the bargaining unit represented by Teamsters Local Union769 and therefore is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Teamsters Local Union 769. NOTE: The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Monitors and prints out work orders; closes out work orders performed; keeps track of work in progress Plans and assigns duties and work activities Maintains, repairs, constructs, and renovates park facilities Participates in performing custodial tasks as applies to municipal buildings and other municipal property, including trash removal Lines playing fields; drags, waters, weeds, and maintains landscaped areas on baseball and football fields, as assigned Inspects and repairs structures and buildings May supervise and participate in planting, mowing, watering, cleaning and trimming municipal parks and grounds; planting trees, flowers, and shrubbery; and operating equipment necessary in completing assigned tasks May climb trees using ropes, hooks or a hoist mounted on a truck; does necessary trimming and pruning to eliminate hazards and preserve the beauty of the trees on municipal streets and property; fell dead or dangerous trees and cut dead limbs, remove overhanging or damaged limbs May perform maintenance of municipal facilities and property, such as painting, plumbing, masonry, and landscaping work involving the use of hand and power tools Performs landscaping duties, including mowing, edging, weed eating, and blowing May be required to respond to emergency calls Performs minor equipment repair and maintenance Additional Responsibilities May operate specialized trucks, small roller, grader, cement saw, tractor and various mowing equipment. May supervise and participate in performing custodial tasks as applies to municipal buildings and other municipal property May line playing fields, drag, water, weed and maintain landscaped areas on baseball and football fields May supervise and participate in setting up and taking down of benches, seats, chairs and other equipment May act as a concession attendant when required May assign and issue tools, maintain shop area and equipment May perform minor repairs on equipment and municipal buildings including lubrication of the equipment May perform semi-skilled tasks requiring the use of hand tools and perform manual work in conjunction with job assignments May perform duties in conjunction with City street maintenance such as erecting signs, barricades and clearing debris May inspect public trees to diagnose disease; ensuring healthy tree growth; removes tree stumps Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalent. Minimum of three (3) years of related experience using equipment powered by motor and other hand tools. Additional qualifying experience or completion of coursework at an accredited college or university in a job-related field, may substitute on a year-for-year basis for the required experience or education. Depending on the department and area of specialization: CDL Class B with airbrakes may be required CDL Class A or passenger endorsements may be required Public Ornamental and Turf Pest Control license may be required Special Requirements: Availability to work staggered schedules including evening hours when necessary Essential Employees may be required to work during a declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine who will be required to work. PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The position involves heavy physical demands, such as exerting up to 100 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 lbs. of force frequently, and/or up to 20 lbs. of force constantly to move objects. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION Depending on the number of applications and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method. Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify. All successful applicants will be required to pass a medical examination, including drug screening, prior to appointment. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes. To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form ( J-204) . Closing Date/Time: 5/26/2022 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 13, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale employees possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers. The employee in this position performs progressively responsible grounds maintenance duties planning, inspecting, testing and diagnosing problems, and for repairing the City's irrigation systems to insure they are operating in synchronization with the Citywide grounds maintenance program. This job classification is included within the bargaining unit represented by Teamsters Local Union769 and therefore is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Teamsters Local Union 769. The City offers a wide variety of benefits to employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City participates in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which offers an investment option and a pension option, and requires a 3% contribution from employees. New hires are automatically enrolled in FRS. NOTE: The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Performs repairs to sprinkler heads, electric and hydraulic valves, PVC pipe, and other commonly used pipe materials; checks valves, backflow devices, controllers and pumps required to maintain efficient operation of irrigation systems Digs trenches to locate leaks; removes pumps for repair; replaces galvanized pipe and couplings; installs new pumps Conducts regular system inspections; performs troubleshooting exercises to ensure proper functioning Develops inventory of parts and tools necessary for efficient and effective performance; prepares cost estimates of system repair, replacement, and maintenance Requisitions materials and equipment and maintains records of work performed and submits reports as required Implements sprinkler system upgrades and installations through cooperative efforts with other staff members Exercises care and safety in the use of equipment and tools required to complete assigned tasks; observes safety rules and regulations prescribed by the City Inspects equipment to assure standards of safety are maintained Performs outdoor work at times requiring the use of protective devices Provides instructions and advice to subordinates on difficult problems and supervises the safe operation of various types of equipment, giving assistance on complex equipment. Performs modest installation of full systems as required by job plans or by site need Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalent Three (3) to five (5) years of progressive experience in irrigation design, installation, maintenance and repair work Possess or be able to obtain a valid State of Florida driver's license within 30 days after hire with an acceptable driving record. PREFERENCES: Possession of an Irrigation Association Certification or a Backflow Prevention Technician Certificate is desirable. Special Requirements: Essential Employees may be required to work during a declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine who will be required to work. PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The position involves heavy physical demands, such as exerting up to 100 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 lbs. of force frequently, and/or up to 20 lbs. of force constantly to move objects. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Closing Date/Time: 5/22/2022 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 13, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking dynamic and goal-driven employees. Employees that are motivated to take on today's greatest challenges and rewards in the field of local public service. Employees who are passionate about making a difference and achieving our mission: We Build Community, in a fast-paced organization that operates by vision, strategy, and action. Would you fit in? Apply now. The City of Fort Lauderdale's Urban Design and Planning Division is seeking a highly motivated Urban Planner III to join their team. If you are looking for a challenging and rewarding career in urban planning with an organization that focuses on sound civic planning and urban design solutions that create a high-quality of life and exceptional public realm for our residents and visitors, the City of Fort Lauderdale is the place for you. This position involves advanced professional work which requires creative, independent, and critical thinkers who aspire to the highest standards of excellence. The employee exercises initiative and independent judgment to solve complex problems in connection with urban design and planning, including development of master plans and code rewrites and in the review of large-scale urban development projects. The employee works under the direction of an assigned supervisor who reviews work in progress and upon completion in conferences with the employee and by examination of work products. This job classification is included within the bargaining unit represented by Federation of Public Employees and therefore is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Federation of Public Employees. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Provides information, guidance, and advice to applicants and the general public in response to inquiries regarding land use, zoning, platting, development applications, and other planning matters Receives, reviews for completion, and processes development applications including evaluation of site plans, subdivision plats, rezoning applications, right-of-way vacations and other land development proposals; ensures applications conform with the City's development code, master plans, planning principles and the Comprehensive Plan May serve as team lead of assigned project staff; delegate and review work assignments and provide input on performance evaluations Consults with developers, architects, engineers, and outside agencies to address development questions and provide feedback regarding development compliance with zoning regulations and planning principles Conducts studies; develops various maps, graphics, text and illustrative materials used in reports and presentations with the aid of applicable computer software applications Collects, assembles, summarizes, and analyzes data involved in planning, such as land use, population, economic characteristics, historic preservation, land development, and other factors pertinent to a master planning or comprehensive planning program Conducts field surveys to assess context of development projects, may perform analysis on housing, business, commercial, and industrial development May assist in the preparation and administration of budget needs Prepares written recommendations; writes memorandums; makes presentations Represents the Department in an advisory capacity at neighborhood, city departments and outside agency meetings and meetings of boards, committees and the City Commission Performs related work as required NOTE: The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS Bachelor's Degree in urban planning, architecture, or related area of study Four (4) years of related experience in urban planning, historic preservation, urban design, community development or in an area which included broad range planning, program planning and policy development. A Master's Degree in urban planning or architecture may be substituted for one (1) year of the experience requirement. Preferences: American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) certification and/or registration as an Architect. Non-Essential Employees will not be required to work during a declared emergency but may be required to work in some capacity after the declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine when the employee will be required to work. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method. Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify. All successful applicants may be required to take a medical examination and/or pass a drug screening prior to appointment. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes. To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form (J204) at time of application. Additional Information: Established Date: 11/18/2018 Revised Date: N/A Management Category: 3 Classification Level: Principal FLSA: Exempt EEO Code: 3 - Technician Job Code: FP054 Pay Grade: FP10 Closing Date/Time: 5/26/2022 11:59 PM Eastern