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.

 

 

 

57 job(s) at City of Fort Lauderdale

City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Dec 05, 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. This is responsible financial, administrative and supervisory work of considerable difficulty assisting the Director of Finance, Controller or Treasurer by planning and directing the activities of professional and clerical staff in the management of the City's Central Accounting or Treasury Divisions and with financial reporting. Performs complex professional level accounting duties, including general ledger reconciliation, financial reporting, audit preparation, grant reporting and payroll. Performs complex financial analysis for various programs within the city; and performs a variety of professional accounting functions relative to assigned areas of responsibility. An employee in this class exercises considerable initiative and independent judgment in planning, installing, revising and maintaining accounting procedures and in the preparation of statements and reports. 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 www.fortlauderdale.gov/PublicServiceLoanForgiveness for more information or to see if you qualify. 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. Plans, directs and supervises the work of professional and clerical accounting staff assuring work is performed in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), departmental guidelines and applicable regulatory requirements Assists with internal and external audits, gathers and presents requested documents, and provides explanations of departmental policies and procedures Ensures an accurate and timely month-end and year-end closing and in preparation of the City's Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) Approves journal entries, wires and other documents prepared by employees supervised Analyzes existing organization and systems in order to develop and recommend new work procedures, controls and forms to promote efficient and effective operations for fiscal management. Participates with the Information Technology Services Department in the design and development of, and acts as departmental liaison for procurement and implementation of financial management systems. Prepares and reviews reports for upper management, policymakers, and other departments. Performs related work as required If assigned to the Central Accounting Division: Coordinates all requests and responses to external auditors regarding the CAFR Participates in the development of citywide budgets, the departmental budget, and monitors citywide and capital expenditures during the fiscal year Recommends to the Controller the establishment of new funds, accounts and policies to ensure compliance with laws, regulations and GAAP applicable to governmental agencies Manages various accounting functions such as recording capital assets and pensions. If assigned to the Treasury Division: Develops and implements program for reporting of uncommon, miscellaneous revenues and creates procedural timetable for effective revenue collection Develops internal controls, systems and procedures related to revenue billing, collection and cash handling by City departments or contracted collection agencies Assists with identifying alternative sources of revenue and maximizing collections of existing revenue sources Ensures grant compliance with regulatory requirements and prepares the Schedule of Expenditures of Federal Awards ("SEFA"). Assists with the issuance and compliance of debt and ensures payments are timely. Develops and implements controls to ensure proper recording of various receivables and revenues Develops internal controls to ensure the timely recording and reconciliation of various billings, collections and cash transactions JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance.Three (3) to five (5) years of progressively responsible accounting and/or fiscal management experience. Three (3) years in municipal accounting and auditing; and two (2) years supervisory experience required.A Master's degree from an accredited college or university in accounting, finance, or business administration or any of the following professional certifications; Certified Public Accountant (CPA) status, Certified Government Finance Officer (CGFO) designation, Certified Public Finance Officer (CPFO) designation, or Certified Government Financial Manager (CGFM) designation may be substituted for one (1) year of the experience requirement. No substitution is allowed for the required municipal accounting experience. 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 is generally sedentary. Employees sit most of the time but may walk or stand for brief periods of time. 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) ) . 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. The City of Fort Lauderdale offers a comprehensive benefits package to all regular full-time employees including vacation, holiday, and sick leave as well as medical, dental, vision, life and short-term disability insurance. Click here for an overview of employment information including our benefits package.
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Dec 05, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The Public Works Department's Sustainability Division seeks a Senior Administrative Assistant. Do you care about our community and the environment? Maybe this position is for you! The candidate selected for this position will serve as the Executive Assistant to the Assistant Public Works Director and provide primary administrative support for the Sustainability Division. They will be detailed oriented, highly organized, diplomatic, and possess strong proof reading, writing, and customer service skills. They will effectively manage confidential and sensitive documents and information. Example work activities include: managing an executive calendar, procuring supplies, processing Commission Agenda and Informational Memos, arranging travel, coordinating meetings with program managers, collating Division performance metrics, proofing work products for the Division , and assisting the Division Director in all administrative matters. Under administrative direction, the employee is required to exercise extensive initiative and independent judgment, and to work effectively with the public, City officials and others. Employee must also apply specialized and/or technical knowledge and experience through the interpretation and completion of administrative assignments of unusual difficulty in accordance with City and departmental rules, regulations, procedures, and ordinances. 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. Preference will be given to internal candidates. 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. 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 www.fortlauderdale.gov/PublicServiceLoanForgiveness for more information or to see if you qualify. 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. At the direction of an administrative superior, identifies problems or factors inhibiting the effective accomplishment of departmental or city-wide goals and objectives; determines requirements and scope of necessary study considering objectives and problems to be solved; collects data; analyzes data; develops alternatives and makes specific recommendations to superior; may assist in implementation of recommendations. As an assistant to an administrative superior or department head, composes correspondence and memorandums; arranges conferences; interprets administrative policies; relays instructions and policy and procedural decisions; acts for superior on routine matters; and may represent the superior at conferences and meetings, including contacts with outside agencies. Makes presentations utilizing charts, slides and other visual support devices Acquires and disseminates information concerning work methods and procedures, organization, work controls and similar management functions. Conducts fact-finding interviews, observes operations, consults with and explains to management recommendations made for changes in work operations and other key actions proposed. Prepares a variety of written documents including study plans, special and regular reports, systems and organizational analyses, workflow charts, etc. May participate in the formulation, preparation and control of the departmental budget by analyzing and reviewing financial data in order to develop budget projections; consulting with departmental officials regarding funding requests, organizational changes, expenditure levels, budget justifications and narratives; suggesting cost-cutting alternatives; advising departmental staff on budget issues, processes and procedures. May be assigned to direct various phases of departmental administrative operations. Performs related work as required. NOTE: The duties of this position will include all duties set forth in the official job description. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Bachelor's Degree from an accredited four-year college with major coursework in business or public administration, Finance or Accounting, or a closely related field. Additional qualifying work experience may be substituted on a year-for-year basis for the required college education. Three (3) years of paid, full-time work experience primarily involving one or more of the following: the analysis, planning and development of programs, policies, operations, methods and/or procedures; the management of large operating budgets, the evaluation of program and operation effectiveness; the development of revised administrative practices in order to meet program, policy, organizational or legislative change, to expedite work, to effect economies of time, money, personnel and equipment, or to otherwise assist in the solution of administrative and management problems. Preferences: Current or Prior Experience in Local Government Keen Interest in Environmental Sustainability Excellent Administrative, Organizational, and Communication Skills (verbal and written) Advanced Microsoft Office Skills 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. 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 ( J-204) . The City of Fort Lauderdale offers a comprehensive benefits package to all regular full-time employees including vacation, holiday, and sick leave as well as medical, dental, vision, life and short-term disability insurance. Click here for an overview of employment informationincluding our benefits package and click here for additional Federation of Public Employees managementbenefits. Closing Date/Time: 12/14/2022 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Dec 05, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The Sustainability Division at the City of Fort Lauderdale seeks a Sustainability Analyst. This is a great opportunity to really get involved with the sustainability efforts in our local community, especially if you enjoy working with data! The Sustainability Analyst conducts data analysis and also coordinates programs to advance the City’s sustainability and net-zero efforts. Come join our team to help support attainment of the City's sustainability goals for energy use, water consumption, and greenhouse gas emissions through data management, data collection, data analysis and reporting, outreach, project support, and planning. We offer 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. 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 www.fortlauderdale.gov/PublicServiceLoanForgiveness for more information or to see if you qualify. 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 data collection, entry, management, analysis, tracking, and research Prepares diagnostic tools such as spreadsheets, charts, and tables; evaluates strategies for achieving sustainability related metrics and goals; develops recommendations and observations; prepares descriptive information and reports Supports energy and water efficiency projects; tracks project performance Develops and monitors data tracking tools; identifies data trends, anomalies and opportunities for improvement Works with employees to reduce energy, water and natural resource consumption; collaborates with internal and external partners Develops detailed work plans; completes deliverables and related materials for performance analysis projects Uses technical knowledge and data analysis to assist with operational decisions or modifications of procedures Monitors, evaluates, and reviews program performance Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Environmental Science, Sustainability, Energy Management, or a related field. Three (3) years of experience reviewing and analyzing environmental, energy, or sustainability data and reporting. Additional qualifying experience may substitute on a year-for-year basis for the required education. Preferences: Certified Climate Change Professional (CC-P) Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design LEED Credential Energy Manager in Training 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 is generally sedentary. Employees sit most of the time but may walk or stand for brief periods of time. Occasional field visits may involve inspections of mechanical spaces or equipment, potentially located in/on roofs, basements, mechanical rooms, etc. 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) . The City of Fort Lauderdale offers a comprehensive benefits package to all regular full-time employees including vacation, holiday, and sick leave as well as medical, dental, vision, life and short-term disability insurance. Click here for an overview of employment information including our benefits package. Closing Date/Time: 12/12/2022 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Dec 04, 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 levelJourneyman Electrician Certificate issued by the Broward County Central Examining BoardPossess or be able to obtain a valid State of Florida driver's license within 30 days after hireCommercial 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. The City of Fort Lauderdale offers a comprehensive benefits package to all regular full-time employees including vacation, holiday, and sick leave as well as medical, dental, vision, life and short-term disability insurance. Click here for an overview of employment information including our benefits package. Closing Date/Time: 12/17/2022 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Dec 02, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The Building Services Division at the Development Services Department is seeking a Plumbing Inspector JOIN OUR TEAM!!! PLUMBING INSPECTOR: STARTING SALARY $33.83 Hourly / $70,376.80 Annually This is inspection work of new and existing plumbing installations in residential, commercial, and industrial buildings for compliance with the Florida Building Code, safety standards, laws and ordinances and other County, State and Federal regulations. They are responsible for inspecting new and existing structural installations in residential, commercial, and industrial buildings for compliance with the Florida Building Code, safety standards, local laws, local ordinances and other County, State and Federal regulations. Work is subject to periodic checks and inspections, reports are reviewed, and complaints investigated by a supervisor. NOTE: The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. 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. The City offers participation in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which will require a 3% contribution from employees. 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 www.fortlauderdale.gov/PublicServiceLoanForgiveness for more information or to see if you qualify. 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. Inspects new and existing plumbing permitted installations in residential, commercial, and industrial buildings within the city limits to ensure adherence to the Florida Building Code, safety standards, local laws and ordinances Confers with architects, engineers, general contractors, attorneys, property owners and others regarding inspections, building materials and practices and code enforcement matters Inspects alteration and repair jobs involving plumbing systems Investigates complaints relating to plumbing systems in construction, repair and alterations including interviewing property owners, tenants and complainants to determine nature of violations and recommending corrective measures Enters sites under construction, which may involve climbing, crawling or accessing areas where limited space is available Electronically prepares reports and maintains inspection records of work performed and properly enters inspection data, including documents and images using provided hardware and software systems and equipment Answers inquiries regarding building code requirements as they relate to plumbing systems Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS AS A PLUMBING INSPECTOR: High School Diploma or equivalent. Qualifying work experience may be substituted for education on a year-for-year basis.Must have five (5) years construction experience in the plumbing discipline in a supervisory capacity orMust have five (5) years construction experience in the plumbing discipline and five (5) years as an active State Certified Plumbing Inspector (Building Code Administrators and Inspectors Board (BCAIB), orMust be certified by DBPR-FBPE as an Engineer in the discipline requested and having practiced for at least three (3) years, orMust be a certified Master Plumber, orMust be a certified Journeyman Plumber for not less than five (5) yearsPossess a Florida driver's license with an acceptable driving record or be able to obtain one by date 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. NOTE: Required certifications must be kept current to continue employment in this class. 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 ( J-204) . PLUMBING INSPECTOR SUPPLEMENTAL INFORMATION: Established Date: 11/18/2018 Revised Date: N/A Management Category: N/A Classification Level: Advanced FLSA: Non-Exempt EEO Code: 1 - Official/Administrator Job Code: TM090 Pay Grade: TG10 The City of Fort Lauderdale offers a comprehensive benefits package to all regular full-time employees including vacation, holiday, and sick leave as well as medical, dental, vision, life and short-term disability insurance. Click here for an overview of employment information including our benefits package. Closing Date/Time: 12/15/2022 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Dec 02, 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. Under the general direction of the City Auditor, an Assistant City Auditor II performs routine to moderately complex auditing, technical writing and editing related to all aspects of audits and testimony engagements, in accordance with applicable standards; and, non-audit services, including investigations, City Commission support, management assistance, and litigation support. Researches applicable policies and industry (communication) trends. This position performs operational, performance, compliance, and financial audits of the various administrative departments, divisions and programs of the City in accordance with the professional standards of Internal Audit. NOTE: The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. This position shall remain open until a sufficient number of qualified applications have been received. 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 www.fortlauderdale.gov/PublicServiceLoanForgiveness for more information or to see if you qualify. This job classification is in Management Category I for benefits purposes, which includes Ten (10) additional Management Vacation days per calendar year and a monthly Employee Vehicle Allowance of $390.00. This is a Non-classified position appointed by the City Auditor and not subject to Civil Service Rules or any collective bargaining agreement. 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. Conducts audits, audit follow-ups and special projects per the annual audit plan or mandated requests from the City Auditor Responsible for assuring audit services are performed in accordance with the professional standards promulgated by Generally Accepted Government Auditing Standards (GAGAS) Ensures that documented work papers support all audit findings. Monitors changes to laws and regulations relevant to municipal finance Provides liaison with external auditors and City management relative to department objectives and audit recommendations Prepares reports of audit engagements and resulting findings and recommendations on numerous City programs and presents them to City Auditor, City Commission, and City Management in written and oral formats when required. Ensures that reports are accurate, objective, clear, concise, constructive, and timely Keeps the City Auditor informed regarding the status of audits in progress, targeted audit completion and scheduling of the entrance and exit meetings. Informs the City Auditor of important findings and developments. Makes oral or written presentations to City management on accounting controls, contacts, audit reports and recommendations, etc. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in Accounting, Finance, Business or Public Administration or closely related field is required; a relevant master's degree is preferred Three (3) or more years of progressively responsible auditing is required. An advanced degree may substitute for related experience on a year for year basis Certification as a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) or Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Preferences: Knowledge of governmental accounting and auditing principles and procedures. Experience developing auditing programs and reports. 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. 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) Sometimes Construction site Frequently or Often Confined Space Seldom or Never In the community (homes, businesses, etc.) Sometimes Lab Seldom or Never Warehouse environment Sometimes PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS The position is generally sedentary. Employees sit most of the time, but may walk or stand for brief periods of time. 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. The City of Fort Lauderdale offers a comprehensive benefits package to all regular full-time employees including vacation, holiday, and sick leave as well as medical, dental, vision, life and short-term disability insurance. Click here for an overview of employment informationincluding our benefits package and click here for additional managementbenefits. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Dec 01, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The Public Works Department at the City of Fort Lauderdale Seeks a Utility Crew Leader - Stormwater. The Utility Crew Leader for Stormwater Operations supervises and participates in a variety of semi-skilled and skilled tasks in the construction, operation, and maintenance of stormwater and right-of-way systems. Work assignments are usually received in the form of specific work orders, but most work is performed independently under general supervision, with periodic inspections of completed work and review of reports. Supervision is exercised over a large crew or several moderate-sized crews of unskilled, semi-skilled and skilled employees, using reasonable initiative and independent judgment. 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. The City of Fort Lauderdale has career opportunities for 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. 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. 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 www.fortlauderdale.gov/PublicServiceLoanForgiveness for more information or to see if you qualify. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Lead worker in the repair and maintenance of the water, wastewater, and stormwater system infrastructure and roadway infrastructure; In conjunction with the Division Chief, provides guidance and instruction to Utilities Serviceworkers and Senior Serviceworkers May plan, lead, and assist in cleaning, and inspection of gravity sanitary sewer/stormwater lines May plan, lead, and assist in the maintenance of roadway infrastructure Maintains records and submits reports of work performed Operates and maintains applicable tools and equipment in a safe and proper working condition Performs a variety of skilled major construction jobs, including carpentry, plumbing, masonry, electrical, painting, fabrication, and installation, as assigned May perform a variety of skilled labor associated with roadway construction and maintenance Maintains cleanliness of work areas; removes debris, as needed Estimates material needs; procures materials, equipment, and supplies, as needed Operates heavy equipment such as front-end loaders and bull dozers, as needed Ensures compliance with safety regulations and standard operating procedures Reads and utilizes drawings, maps GIS and utilities atlases Schedules crews and personnel and timekeeping Will be required to perform "stand-by duty", being available and responding to off-duty emergency call-ins to effect repairs May be required to work nights and weekends Uses iPad, digital hand-held tools and asset management systems Knowledgeable in the use of asset management software and platforms Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High School Degree or equivalent.Three (3) years of construction experience, at least one (1) year of which must have been at the journeyman level. Serves as a lead worker. 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 of the required experience or education.Commercial Driver's License - Class B with Air Brake and an acceptable driving record at the time of appointment.Depending on the position, a State of Florida Class "A" CDL may be required.Tanker endorsement and Class A/B CDL is required when operating a wastewater or stormwater tanker/vactor truck - Water Distribution Level 3 or higher license may be required Special Requirements: State of Florida Department of Environmental Protection Level 3 or higher license as a water distribution system operator. (Employees in this class may need to possess a State of Florida Department of Environmental Protection Level 3 or higher license as a water distribution system operator in compliance with Chapter 62-602 of the Florida Administrative Code at the time of appointment. They must also maintain an active Level 3 or higher license for continuing employment in this class.) Essential Employees may be required to work during a declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine who 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 & 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 ( J-204) . The City of Fort Lauderdale offers a comprehensive benefits package to all regular full-time employees including vacation, holiday, and sick leave as well as medical, dental, vision, life and short-term disability insurance. Click here for an overview of employment information including our benefits package. Closing Date/Time: 12/14/2022 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Dec 01, 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. PLEASE READ THE JOB ANNOUNCEMENT FOR APPLICATION SUBMITTAL REQUIREMENTS The employee in this position maintains surveillance and enforces pool regulations to ensure and secure the safety of pool patrons. Serves as head lifeguard and leads part-time and temporary lifeguards. Administers First Aid and CPR as needed. The employee exercises reasonable initiative and independent judgment in the conduct of pool programs and activities and in response to emergency situations within the limits of established policies and procedures. REQUIRED DOCUMENTS FOR SUBMITTING ONLINE APPLICATION A. Lifeguard Certification issued by the American Red Cross B. Lifeguard Instructor Certification (LGI) issued by the American Red Cross C. Water Safety Instructor certification (WSI) issued by the American Red Cross D. Aquatic Facility Operator (AFO) or Certified Pool Operator (CPO) License (not needed at time of application but must obtain within 6 months of hire) To obtain information regarding Lifeguard Training or Water Safety Instructor courses administered by the American Red Cross Association contact please visit www.redcross.org/take-a-class QUALIFICATIONS FOR EMPLOYMENT AS A POOL LIFEGUARD A. High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalency B. Candidates are required to pass a swim test prior to appointment C. All required certifications, whether possessed at time of application or obtained after appointment, must be kept current to continue employment in this class D. One (1) to three (3) years of experience as a lifeguard ***CANDIDATES ARE REQUIRED TO PASS A SWIM TEST PRIOR TO APPOINTMENT*** The results of the performance test will be valid for thirty (30) days only. Unsuccessful applicants or those not hired within 30 days, must reapply, and retake the test. The skills listed below in the performance tests are representative but not limited to the performance test requirements. In order to be eligible for a Pool Lifeguard position with the City of Fort Lauderdale, you must: 200-yard swim under 4 minutesTreading Water for 2 minutesBrick RetrievalFront Rescue-Active VictimRear Rescue - Active VictimHead Neck or Spinal Injury in Shallow WaterSubmerged Passive Victim in Deep Water with 3 minutes of CPR Candidates must pass ALL seven (7) components of the swim test to successfully complete the performance exam. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS NOTE: The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. 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. Instructs and supervises aquatic programs and courses Reports non-compliance of operating policy and procedure to an immediate supervisor Organizes and conducts recreational activities, assist in site supervision, and special events Create, establish and supervise employee work schedules; Assist with hiring and training of new lifeguard staff Administer daily work and maintenance schedules; Assign duties to lifeguards and other subordinate employees, supervise task completion; conduct monthly safety training; supervise the activities of Pool Lifeguards and other pool personnel; reviews standard pool safety and operational procedures Conduct and teach American Red Cross courses to employees and the general public including, but not limited to Water Safety, Lifeguarding CPR/AED/First Aid, and Basic Water Rescue Monitors activities in and near the water through patron surveillance Enforces facility safety rules and regulations and educates patrons Recognizes and provides quick response to any and all emergencies including rescue, First Aid and CPR Performs opening and closing duties including safety checks and inspections Conducts safety orientations, administers swim tests and fits life jackets Works as a team with other lifeguards, city staff and management Cleans and performs maintenance of pool equipment, pool deck, swimming pools and locker room facilities If assigned to the Fort Lauderdale Aquatic Center, will be required to perform operational tasks that include but are not limited to; set up, break down, and cleanup of special events Ability to accurately test swimming pool water Work on weekends as scheduled during special events for the City and Aquatic Complex Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalency.Must possess an American Red Cross Lifeguard certification.One (1) to three (3) years of experience as a lifeguard.Must possess an American Red Cross Instructor certification (LGI).Must possess an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor certification (WSI).Must obtain Aquatic Facility Operator (AFO) OR Certified Pool Operator (CPO) License within 6 months of hire.Must be able to successfully pass a performance test which includes simulated pool rescues. This test must be successfully passed every six (6) months after employment.Candidates are required to pass a swim test prior to appointment.If assigned to the Fort Lauderdale Aquatic Center, Free Diving and/or SCUBA certification is preferred relative to assigned lifeguard and maintenance duties in deep water up to and including a depth of 6-meters (19.68 Feet).All required certifications, whether possessed at time of application or obtained after appointment, must be kept current to continue employment in this class.Applicants with experience in aquatics programming and some supervisory experience or training may be given preference.RecTrac - Recreation Management Software experience is preferred VISION REQUIREMENTS - Must be free from color blindness and have no permanent abnormality of either eye; must have at least 20/50 vision in each eye without correction (glasses or contacts) and must have 20/20 vision in each eye separately with correction. Employees are required to wear corrective lenses while on duty if vision is not at least 20/50 without correction. THE VISION REQUIREMENTS CANNOT BE WAIVED UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES. An employee who has undergone radial keratotomy may not be examined until six (6) weeks have elapsed from their last surgical procedure and must at that time meet the above stated vision requirements. 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: In addition to life saving duties, 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 10 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 POOL LIFEGUARD TESTING PROCESS In addition to the minimum requirements, each applicant will be required to successfully complete the following testing requirements: APPLICATION SUBMITTAL (with required documents) INTERVIEW PERFORMANCE EXAM: Swim Test and Written Test BACKGROUND CHECK MEDICAL EXAMINATION 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 reference 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 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. Should you have any questions or require assistance about the application process or uploading required documents and certifications, please contact Laura Voet at LVoet@fortlauderdale.gov The City of Fort Lauderdale offers a comprehensive benefits package to all regular full-time employees including vacation, holiday, and sick leave as well as medical, dental, vision, life and short-term disability insurance. Click here for an overview of employment information including our benefits package. Closing Date/Time: 12/26/2022 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Dec 01, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The Public Works Department at the City of Fort Lauderdale seeks a Utility Service Worker. Utility Service Workers perform semi-skilled work in the repair and maintenance of water mains, sewers, stormwater system infrastructure, roadway maintenance, and/or other work in connection with water and wastewater systems. They install and maintain swales in the Right of Ways, clean city owned stormwater infrastructure, and preform stormwater infrastructure inspections. Employee also performs work involving heavy manual labor, such as hand-trenching for pipe installation. Work assignments are received daily, verbally or in writing. However, since many of the assignments are repetitive, the employee is expected to carry out assignments with a minimum of detailed instructions. Work is performed under the supervision of a higher-ranking employee who is available for consultations on the more unusual work problems. 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. 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 www.fortlauderdale.gov/PublicServiceLoanForgiveness for more information or to see if you qualify. 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 the installation, maintenance, and repairs of water distribution, wastewater and stormwater systems Responds to customer complaints; locates service lines, detects leaks, excavates, and repairs service lines Installs and maintains drainage swales, manholes, catch basins, pipes, taps and other components Inspects water mains, meters, valves, fire hydrants, and sewer lines for condition assessments, leak detection, and make needed repairs Acts as banksman during excavation ensuring proper laying of pipe and making connections Maintains and submits reports of maintenance performed Operates a variety of machinery in performing assigned duties, which may include a jet vacuum, bulldozer, backhoe, bobcat, forklift, roller, excavator, front end loader, grader, asphalt spreader box, pothole truck, and boom truck Operates a variety of equipment in performing assigned duties, which may include a pipe saw, tamper, electric crane, valve machine, torch, rod machine, and jack hammer Depending on area of assignment, performs the following: operates a CCTV survey truck, including setting up and operating equipment to perform internal condition assessment of Stormwater and/or repair of sanitary sewers; operates an inductor truck which removes grit, sand and debris from manholes; operates tapping machines to make water taps on mains under pressure; replaces meter boxes, raises or lowers meter boxes, and repairs meter boxes; sets and resets meters, tests and calibrates meters, and repairs leaks in meters May participate in road-way maintenance of shoulders, alleyways, and repairing pot holes on city roads May repair breaks and holes in street surfaces using asphalt and concrete Will be required to perform "stand-by duty", being available and responding to off-duty emergency call-ins to effect repairs May be required to work nights and weekends Ensures compliance with safety regulations and standard operating procedures Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High School Diploma or equivalentOne (1) year of related experienceClass B or higher Commercial Driver's License (CDL) with Air Brake and an acceptable driving record at the time of appointmentDepending on the position, a State of Florida Class "A" CDL may be required.When operating a wastewater or stormwater tanker/vactor truck a tanker endorsement 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 offers a comprehensive benefits package to all regular full-time employees including vacation, holiday, and sick leave as well as medical, dental, vision, life and short-term disability insurance. Click here for an overview of employment information including our benefits package. Closing Date/Time: 12/14/2022 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Nov 30, 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. The City of Fort Lauderdale offers a comprehensive benefits package to all regular full-time employees including vacation, holiday, and sick leave as well as medical, dental, vision, life and short-term disability insurance. Click here for an overview of employment information including our benefits package. Closing Date/Time: 1/9/2023 12:00 AM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Nov 30, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The Development Services Department seeks a Senior Administrative Assistant for it's Administrative Division's Finance Team. This Senior Administrative Assistant will be working within the Finance team for the Department. This position will reconcile daily Department revenues to provide the central Finance Department with accurate revenue data for posting in the City's financial system. Other responsibilities include assisting the Department with various procurement procedures, drafting, and recording various financial processes, performing monthly purchase card reconciliations, and processing various financial requests such as journal entries and interdepartmental transfers. The position also plans, develops, analyzes, evaluates, advises on, and improves various management control systems, programs and policies, work methods and procedures. At the direction of an administrative superior, this employee may analyze and evaluate major segments of the organization and based on study findings, develop recommendations and advice to management for the purpose of improving the effectiveness and efficiency of programs and operations management. Under administrative direction, employee is required to exercise extensive initiative and independent judgment, and to work effectively with the public, City officials and others. Employee must also apply specialized and/or technical knowledge and experience through the interpretation and completion of administrative assignments of unusual difficulty in accordance with City and departmental rules, regulations, procedures, and ordinances. 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. 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 www.fortlauderdale.gov/PublicServiceLoanForgiveness for more information or to see if you qualify. 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. At the direction of an administrative superior, identifies problems or factors inhibiting the effective accomplishment of departmental or city-wide goals and objectives; determines requirements and scope of necessary study considering objectives and problems to be solved; collects data; analyzes data; develops alternatives and makes specific recommendations to superior; may assist in implementation of recommendations. As an assistant to an administrative superior or department head, composes correspondence and memorandums; arranges conferences; interprets administrative policies; relays instructions and policy and procedural decisions; acts for superior on routine matters; and may represent the superior at conferences and meetings, including contacts with outside agencies. Makes presentations utilizing charts, slides and other visual support devices Acquires and disseminates information concerning work methods and procedures, organization, work controls and similar management functions. Conducts fact-finding interviews, observes operations, consults with and explains to management recommendations made for changes in work operations and other key actions proposed. Prepares a variety of written documents including study plans, special and regular reports, systems and organizational analyses, workflow charts, etc. May participate in the formulation, preparation and control of the departmental budget through the following: analyzes and reviews financial data in order to develop budget projections; consults with departmental officials regarding funding requests, organizational changes, expenditure levels, budget justifications and narratives; suggests cost-cutting alternatives; advises departmental personnel on budget problems, processes and procedures. May be assigned to direct various phases of departmental administrative operations. Performs related work as required. NOTE: The duties of this position will include all duties set forth in the official job description. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Bachelor's Degree from an accredited four-year college with major coursework in business or public administration, Finance or Accounting, or a closely related field. Possession of a master's degree may be substituted for one (1) year of required work experience. Additional qualifying work experience may be substituted on a year-for-year basis for the required college education. Three (3) years of paid, full-time work experience primarily involving one or more of the following: the analysis, planning and development of programs, policies, operations, methods and/or procedures; the management of large operating budgets, the evaluation of program and operation effectiveness; the development of revised administrative practices in order to meet program, policy, organizational or legislative change, to expedite work, to effect economies of time, money, personnel and equipment, or to otherwise assist in the solution of administrative and management problems. Preferences: Prior experience in finance, accounting, or budgeting Prior experience within local, county, or state government 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 is generally sedentary. Employees sit most of the time, but may walk or stand for brief periods of time. 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 ( J-204) . The City of Fort Lauderdale offers a comprehensive benefits package to all regular full-time employees including vacation, holiday, and sick leave as well as medical, dental, vision, life and short-term disability insurance. Click here for an overview of employment informationincluding our benefits package and click here for additional Federation of Public Employees managementbenefits. Closing Date/Time: 12/6/2022 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Nov 30, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale community builders 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. Assist the senior network engineer with the research, planning, design, implementation, integration, maintenance, and support of network and firewall infrastructure (enterprise networks, firewalls, Internet, remote access and Wi-Fi communications, related applications, systems and peripherals) across multiple data centers and city locations. Participate in multiple network and firewall projects simultaneously including the initiation, planning, design, execution, monitoring, controlling and close-out phases. Provide technical leadership and guidance for the maintenance and support of the network and firewall infrastructure to ensure continuous performance, availability, reliability, integrity and security improvements. NOTE: The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. This position will remain open until a sufficient number of qualified applications have been received. 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 www.fortlauderdale.gov/PublicServiceLoanForgiveness for more information or to see if you qualify. This job classification is in Management Category III for benefits purposes, which includes Six (6) additional Management Vacation Days per year and a Vehicle Allowance of $250/month. 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 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. 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. Assist the senior network engineer to develop, implement and maintain documentation, best practices, standards, policies, and procedures to continuously improve the performance, availability, reliability, integrity and security of the City's network and firewall infrastructure. Assist the senior network engineer support functional networks (LAN, WLAN, WAN) - across multiple sites and remote locations. Maintain IT network and firewall infrastructure technology, such as enterprise networks, firewalls, Internet, remote access and Wi-Fi communications, related applications, systems, and peripherals. Maintain a working knowledge in other IT infrastructure technology areas, such as identity and access management (IAM), Cloud Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), VoIP telephone, call center, video conferencing, collaborations, related applications, systems and peripherals. Troubleshoot and resolve level 4 network and firewall infrastructure problems and work with other staff members during the troubleshooting of non-level 4 problems. Perform root cause analyst of major network and firewall infrastructure issues and develop strategies for preventative and permanent solutions. Maintain effective monitoring, alerting, reporting, automation and capacity planning for network and firewall infrastructure equipment, systems and applications to ensure network and firewall performance, availability, reliability, integrity and security. Collaborate with project management staff to effectively and efficiently scope, plan, execute, monitor and closeout small to medium network and firewall projects. Assist the senior network engineer to develop technical specifications of purchasing documents (for example, Request for Proposals (RFP), BIDs, scope of works, etc.) for the acquisition of network and firewall infrastructure equipment and services. Maintain and update enterprise network infrastructure documentation (Visio). Performs related work as required. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Associates Degree in computer science or a closely related field One (1) or more years of experience in network support, including wireless and cloud infrastructure and related systems. Additional qualifying experience may substitute on a year-for-year basis for the required education. Possess or be able to obtain a valid State of Florida driver's license within 30 days after hire Cisco network experience preferred Palo-Alto / Fortinet / Cisco Firewall experience preferred Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) routing and switching certification preferred Special Requirements: This position requires Holiday, night and/or weekend work in order to perform many duties Employees in this class are required to provide 24-hour support on a rotational basis and may be called in to work before, immediately prior to, during and after the emergency An in-depth pre-employment background check will be conducted as part of the selection process as this position is deemed security-sensitive Essential Employees may be required to work during a declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine who will be required to work. WORKING ENVIRONMENT: Work Environment Frequency Working in Designated Environment Office or similar indoor environment Frequently or Often Outdoor environment Seldom or Never Street environment (near moving traffic) Seldom or Never Construction site Seldom or Never Confined Space Seldom or Never In the community (homes, businesses, etc.) Seldom or Never Lab Seldom or Never Warehouse environment Seldom or Never 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 up to 10 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. Per Chapter 295.07 of the Florida Statutes, veteran's preference points will be awarded for promotional exams only with regard to a veteran's first promotion after reinstatement or re-employment with the City from active duty service without exception. Proof of eligibility and the City's J204 form must be submitted with application. The City of Fort Lauderdale offers a comprehensive benefits package to all regular full-time employees including vacation, holiday, and sick leave as well as medical, dental, vision, life and short-term disability insurance. Click here for an overview of employment informationincluding our benefits package and click here for additional Federation of Public Employees managementbenefits. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Nov 29, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY Sustainability Administrator Wanted! If you have a heart-felt interest in the environment, "Sustainability" and "Climate Resilience" and want to make a difference, this may be the career you've been searching for! The Sustainability Administrator will be responsible for developing, implementing, and overseeing strategies, programs, and projects related to the environment, sustainability, climate resilience, and net-zero initiatives. 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. 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 www.fortlauderdale.gov/PublicServiceLoanForgiveness for more information or to see if you qualify. 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. Supervises the work of assigned personnel; delegates and reviews work assignments; conducts performance evaluations Manages projects and programs involving energy, sustainability, and climate resilience Oversees ordinance revisions, leads organizational sustainability and resilience planning, and provides comprehensive planning support Tracks and reports on performance metrics related to programs and projects; interprets and analyzes technical and statistical information Provides technical and planning input on sustainability and resilience to other internal and external stakeholders Represents the division in the formulation, implementation, evaluation and presentation of sustainability and resilience plans and programs Attends meetings, reviews reports, and makes recommendations concerning projects Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT 1. Bachelor's Degree in Sustainability, Environmental Science, Public Administration, Urban Planning, or a related field 2. Must possess at least five (5) years of progressively responsible experience in sustainability, environmental, or related field, including three (3) years of supervisory experience. 3. 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 of the required experience or education. PREFERENCES: Master's Degree in a Related Field Related Certification(s) such as: American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP), Certified Energy Manager, LEED, etc. Strong Project Management Skills Excellent Verbal and Written Communication Skills 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 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 ). 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. The City of Fort Lauderdale offers a comprehensive benefits package to all regular full-time employees including vacation, holiday, and sick leave as well as medical, dental, vision, life and short-term disability insurance. Click here for an overview of employment informationincluding our benefits package and click here for additional Federation of Public Employees managementbenefits. Closing Date/Time: 12/12/2022 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Nov 29, 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 Transportation and Mobility Department is seeking a SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER to oversee the City's Transportation projects and other key initiatives. This position will oversee the City’s Transportation Surtax program, which includes assisting with project applications by defining the project scope and specifications, providing internal cost estimates and timelines, and working with partner departments and agencies. In addition, this position will be responsible for the implementation of Transportation surtax projects through serving as the City’s Project Manager, overseeing consultants, and working closely with vendors and firms involved in the projects. In addition to Transportation Surtax projects, the position will assist the Transportation and Mobility Department with the implementation of key project initiatives, such as neighborhood traffic projects, mobility projects, and large capital projects. The SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER will assist other Transportation and Mobility Project Managers with parking projects, such as garage construction and parking lot improvement projects, traffic calming implementations, and other infrastructure improvements. This position will be heavily involved in construction management and will require spending a significant amount of time outside of the office environment. This position requires extensive collaboration, and the ideal candidate will have strong communication skills, be focused on team-oriented environments, and will possess experience leading projects with other agencies. PLEASE NOTE : The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. This position will remain open until a sufficient number of qualified applications have been received. This job classification is in Management Category II for benefits purposes, which includes Eight (8) additional Management Vacation days per calendar year and a monthly vehicle allowance of $340.00. 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 www.fortlauderdale.gov/PublicServiceLoanForgiveness for more information or to see if you qualify. 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 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. Oversees contractors including conducting field visits to job sites to maintain project schedule and quality of work throughout all phases of each project, and will accompany contractors and inspectors on project inspections as needed Manages all aspects of large capital projects from planning until construction; including maintaining a project schedule and budget, ensuring project deliverables and milestones are met, and developing redlines for design plans for roadway projects, if required Develops project cost estimates and applications for surtax funding for future projects Reviews 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 Reviews and oversees analysis, evaluation, and recommendation for award of contract; prepares projects for bid, including reviewing of plans, specifications, and estimates Identifies and utilizes available resources to ensure that construction work is performed on schedule and in accordance with specifications Reviews and oversees the development and/or approval of selection packages; participates in the selection of architects and contractors; negotiates contracts with service providers Develops and oversees applicable budgets for the department, division, and capital improvement projects; monitors actual project costs to ensure project expenditures are within the approved budget Produces work plan for each phase of the project life cycle Provides on-site project support and construction recommendations as required. 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 Coordinates and approves related purchasing functions Ensures compliance with design and construction standards and regulatory requirements related to City projects Performs project management duties as necessary Assists with the creation and management of Transportation Surtax applications and awarded projects Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Bachelor's Degree in construction management, architecture, civil engineering, public or business administration, or related field.Five (5) or more years of experience as a project manager in construction management, engineering, and/or transportation and mobility project implementation. 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 education and experience. Preferences: Project Management Professional Certification Professional Engineer in the State of Florida Experience working for a municipality or government institution 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 is generally sedentary. Employees sit most of the time, but may will spend periods of time walking or standing for brief periods of time. 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 & 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 offers a comprehensive benefits package to all regular full-time employees including vacation, holiday, and sick leave as well as medical, dental, vision, life and short-term disability insurance. Click here for an overview of employment information including our benefits package. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Nov 29, 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 has career opportunities for 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. Click here to apply . When assigned to Distribution and Collection, the employee supervises and participates in a variety of semi-skilled and skilled tasks in locating, installing, maintaining and repairing water mains, sanitary sewers and other specialized tasks requiring knowledge of water and wastewater systems, plumbing and pipe fitting practices. The employee supervises and assists in such activities as installing meters, installing and repairing fire hydrants, installing water mains and sewer systems, repairing leaks, laying pipe, laying, cleaning and repairing connecting sanitary sewer laterals, and operating heavy equipment incidental to these tasks. When assigned to Stormwater operations, the employee supervises and participates in a variety of semi-skilled and skilled tasks in the construction, operation, and maintenance of stormwater and right-of-way systems. Work assignments are usually received in the form of specific work orders, but most work is performed independently under general supervision, with periodic inspections of completed work and review of reports. Supervision is exercised over a large crew or several moderate-sized crews of unskilled, semi-skilled and skilled employees, using reasonable initiative and independent judgment. 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. 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. New hires will be 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 www.fortlauderdale.gov/PublicServiceLoanForgiveness for more information or to see if you qualify. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Lead worker in the repair and maintenance of the water, wastewater, and stormwater system infrastructure and roadway infrastructure; In conjunction with the Division Chief, provides guidance and instruction to Utilities Serviceworkers and Senior Serviceworkers May plan, lead, and assist in cleaning, and inspection of gravity sanitary sewer/stormwater lines May plan, lead, and assist in the maintenance of roadway infrastructure Maintains records and submits reports of work performed Operates and maintains applicable tools and equipment in a safe and proper working condition Performs a variety of skilled major construction jobs, including carpentry, plumbing, masonry, electrical, painting, fabrication, and installation, as assigned May perform a variety of skilled labor associated with roadway construction and maintenance Maintains cleanliness of work areas; removes debris, as needed Estimates material needs; procures materials, equipment, and supplies, as needed Operates heavy equipment such as front-end loaders and bull dozers, as needed Ensures compliance with safety regulations and standard operating procedures Reads and utilizes drawings, maps GIS and utilities atlases Schedules crews and personnel and timekeeping Will be required to perform "stand-by duty", being available and responding to off-duty emergency call-ins to effect repairs May be required to work nights and weekends Uses iPad, digital hand-held tools and asset management systems Knowledgeable in the use of asset management software and platforms Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High School Degree or G.E.D.Three (3) to Five (5) years of construction experience, at least one (1) years of which must have been at the journeyman level. Serves as a lead worker. 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.Commercial Driver's License - Class B with Air Brake and an acceptable driving record at the time of appointment.Depending on the position, a State of Florida Class "A" CDL may be required.Tanker endorsement and Class A/B CDL is required when operating a wastewater or stormwater tanker/vactor truck Water Distribution Level 3 or higher license may be 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. REQUIREMENT EFFECTIVE MAY 1, 2011 Employees hired, promoted or demoted into this class on or after the above date may have to possess a State of Florida Department of Environmental Protection Level 3 or higher license as a water distribution system operator in compliance with Chapter 62-602 of the Florida Administrative Code and all revisions thereof at the time of appointment. Employees must maintain an active Level 3 or higher license for continuing employment in this class. 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 & 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 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 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. The City of Fort Lauderdale offers a comprehensive benefits package to all regular full-time employees including vacation, holiday, and sick leave as well as medical, dental, vision, life and short-term disability insurance. Click here for an overview of employment information including our benefits package. Closing Date/Time: 12/8/2022 5:00 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Nov 28, 2022
Part Time
POSITION SUMMARY THIS POSTING IS FOR PART-TIME POSITIONS ONLY IN THE AREAS OF PERMITTING, BUILDING DIVISION CALL CENTER, PROPERTY RECORDS, AND ADMINISTRATION IMPORTANT: * This posting is to collect applications for part-time vacancies when they become available * Applications will ONLY be reviewed when there is a vacancy * Notifications are ONLY made if you are selected for an interview * Applications are good for 90 days; please reapply after 90 days to show your continued interest. When available, these are positions located at the Development Services Department. Duties may vary depending on type of position and assignment. Part-time employees are compensated on an hourly basis, typically between 30 and 32 per week. These temporary assignments are for a minimum of 6 months and may last indefinitely. Starting pay rates are as follows and are subject to change: Permitting, Call Center, Records, Administration (Entry to Mid Level) = $17.56 per hour Administration (Mid to Higher Level) = $21.64 per hour ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Employees MAY perform any of the following duties depending on assignment: Administrative duties such as general office duties including Microsoft Office, 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; Permitting related duties; Call Center duties; Customer Service duties; Be able to communicate clearly, both orally and in writing; Performs related work as required. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High school Diploma or equivalent;Qualifications vary depending on assignment. Some positions may require a higher level of education or previous work experience which will be evidenced by copies of relevant education certificates or previous work history. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION Applications will be reviewed as positions become available. The hiring authority will then contact those applicants whose application reflects the best match of experience for the position to schedule an interview. The City of Fort Lauderdale offers a comprehensive benefits package to all regular full-time employees including vacation, holiday, and sick leave as well as medical, dental, vision, life and short-term disability insurance. Click here for an overview of employment information including our benefits package.
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Nov 27, 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. The City of Fort Lauderdale offers a comprehensive benefits package to all regular full-time employees including vacation, holiday, and sick leave as well as medical, dental, vision, life and short-term disability insurance. Click here for an overview of employment information including our benefits package. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Nov 22, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY This is technical field and laboratory work in sampling and performing physical, chemical and biological examination of natural and potable water, domestic and industrial wastewater, air quality, solid waste, and related samples. Assigned to one of the five areas in a NELAP/ ISO 17025 laboratory for sampling and sample analysis of water; wastewater and other environmental waters. The five areas are the Water Lab; Biology Lab; Wastewater Lab; Nutrient Lab or Field Sampling. Assignments will be rotated for cross training. An employee in this class is responsible for collecting representative on-site samples at predetermined locations, collecting various samples for analytical procedures, performing physical tests, professional procedures, and obtaining data required for process control and plant efficiency determinations. The employee is required to use independent judgment in performing tests and analysis and collecting and maintaining scientific data under varying conditions. Under supervision and with experience and training, employee will be required to perform more complex tests and procedures using specialized laboratory instrumentation. Employees will assume responsibility for overall performance of laboratory activities in the absence of the Environmental Chemist. Work is subject to review by supervisor through reported results obtained and by observing performance of laboratory activities. 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 Analyzes laboratory samples; calibrates and troubleshoots instruments; prepares reagents and standards Performs chemical and/or biological tests resulting in data for various monitoring projects for regulatory agency reporting Collects samples from water and/or wastewater plants, predetermined locations throughout the distribution systems, drinking water production wells, wells with specialized sampling equipment and apparatus, and possibly samples from canals, rivers, lakes, and ocean with or without specialized sampling equipment Performs field testing during sampling; maintains records of tabulated test results Performs data entry and result calculations Maintains inventory of laboratory supplies and equipment Trains new employees and coworkers on analytical methods, including sample preparation, biological and chemical analyses Prepares daily and monthly reports of plant operating data Maintains general cleanliness of laboratory and equipment Ensures compliance with safety regulations and standard operating procedures Assist with the testing of proficiency samples to ensure Laboratory accreditation Knowledge of Federal, State and County Regulations or Requirements Works around high voltage, rotating equipment and various hazardous chemicals. Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry, Biology, or related sciencesOne (1) to three (3) years of experience in laboratory work, preferably in environmental quality control. 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 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. Works rotating shifts including nights, weekends, and holidays. Responds to emergency call outs. PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS : Ability to walk, bend, and lift containers containing water samples weighing up to 50 pounds. 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 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. The City of Fort Lauderdale offers a comprehensive benefits package to all regular full-time employees including vacation, holiday, and sick leave as well as medical, dental, vision, life and short-term disability insurance. Click here for an overview of employment information including our benefits package. Closing Date/Time: 12/9/2022 5:00 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Nov 17, 2022
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking a Senior Procurement Specialist.The ideal candidate, through exceptional communication and organizational skills, will actively participate in the development and selection of supply sources by providing accurate and prompt market intelligence. The ideal candidate would also perform large volume purchasing of construction projects utilizing design/bid/ build, Design Build, Construction Management at Risk and CCNA related solicitations. Experience in various other goods and services procurement is also preferred. Experience should include activities with a governmental agency or large business procuring a variety and volume of items. Would you fit in? Apply now. 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 www.fortlauderdale.gov/PublicServiceLoanForgiveness for more information or to see if you qualify. 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. Assists in the review of work assignments; training and evaluating subordinate staff Consults with department personnel on procurement needs; advises on the best methods of purchasing required construction projects, goods and services; provides technical assistance Conducts product and vendor research to forecast price trends Prepares invitations to bid and requests for qualifications and requests for proposals finalizes specifications; coordinates legal and insurance requirements; reviews and analyzes bids and proposals Participates in public sales and auctions; arranges for disposition of surplus, confiscated, and abandoned materials and equipment Prepares purchasing Commission Agenda Memos (CAM); manages the approval process Processes purchase requisitions; maintains purchase orders Administers multi-department contracts to ensure full contractor compliance Performs related work as required PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The position is generally sedentary. Employees sit most of the time, but may walk or stand for brief periods of time. 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 Accounting, Public Administration, or another related field.Must possess at least one (1) year of experience in purchasing.Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the required education on a year-for-year basis. Preferences: Certification as a Certified Public Professional Buyer (CPPB) or Purchasing professional certification 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. 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. The City of Fort Lauderdale offers a comprehensive benefits package to all regular full-time employees including vacation, holiday, and sick leave as well as medical, dental, vision, life and short-term disability insurance. Click here for an overview of employment informationincluding our benefits package and click here for additional managementbenefits. Closing Date/Time: 12/16/2022 5:00 PM Eastern