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.

 

 

 

42 job(s) at City of Fort Lauderdale

City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 10, 2021
Part 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. 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. 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. 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 May be 16 years old Must possess a current 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 a licensed afterschool facility, must enroll in the Florida 40-hour Child Care Introductory Training for School-aged children within ninety (90) days from the date of assignment and successfully complete such training within one (1) year. If assigned to a licensed afterschool facility, may be required to obtain the Child Development Associate credential within one (1) year after successful completion of the Florida 40-Hour Child Care Introductory Training for school-aged children. 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. 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). 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. WORKING ENVIRONMENT: Depends upon work assignment and location 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. Closing Date/Time: 8/6/2021 12:00 AM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 08, 2021
Part Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking dynamic and goal-driven employees. Employees that are motivated to take on today's greatest challenges and rewards in the field of local public service. Employees who are passionate about making a difference and achieving our mission: We Build Community, in a fast-paced organization that operates by vision, strategy, and action. Would you fit in? Apply now. The employee in this class is responsible for providing instruction in a specific recreation activity. Work involves preparing samples and written directions, selecting materials and adopting suitable teaching materials to meet individual needs. Instructors are classified by experience and knowledge. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Have successfully graduated from a standard high school or possess an acceptable G.E.D. from a recognized issuing agency. Experience in organizing and instructing groups in a wide variety of recreation activities for different age groups and interests. Supervises part-time personnel and volunteers when necessary. At Least Six (6) months experience in sports instruction or officiating with a variety of sports such as basketball, soccer, volleyball, golf and flag football PLEASE NOTE: Candidates must pass a fingerprinting/background screening process prior to employment. NOTE: Youth sports officials may also keep scorebooks, operate scoreboards and instruct Pee Wee Sports Programs. Officials are classified by experience and knowledge. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION All applicants must complete the attached supplemental worksheet as well as the standard employment application. Applications will be reviewed and the hiring authority will contact those applicants whose application reflects the best match of experience for the position. Effective July 1, 2012: The City of Fort Lauderdale now requires newly hired employees to accept payment by direct deposit. Payment by direct deposit will be a condition of employment and all new hires will be asked to designate where they would like their payroll checks to be directly deposited. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 08, 2021
Part 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 entry-level recreation work of routine difficulty assisting in recreation programs and in the operation and maintenance of recreation facilities. An employee in this class works under immediate supervision and performs varied tasks which may be learned through a short period of on-the-job training according to detailed written or oral instructions. The employee in this class exercises only limited initiative assisting a program leader and is not required to exercise independent judgment. Work assignments are normally of short duration and are usually reviewed when completed for adherence to instructions and established procedures by an assigned supervisor. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Assists in organizing and conducting games, sports, camps and other recreational activities Helps in maintaining order, and enforcing rules and regulations at recreational facilities Assists in maintaining safety and health standards at facilities and during programs May be required to perform janitorial work and related clean-up duties May be required to welcomes visitors and answer incoming telephone calls May be required to enroll recreation program participants, issue tickets, receive and account for revenues May be required to keep attendance records or scores at sporting events, operate audiovisual equipment, or monitor activities of children during recreational trips or tours; May work weekends, nights and holidays Performs related work as required. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High school Diploma or G.E.D. or be a graduating senior May be 17 years old if a graduating senior in high school otherwise must be 18 years old or older Must possess six (6) months experience in a recreational facility or have been a participant in a variety of recreational activities such as sports, organized games or arts and crafts Candidates must pass a fingerprinting/background screening process prior to employment PLAY (After School)/Bus Monitoring Additional Requirements - Experience working in Licensed After School program is preferred Licensing is required within 90 days of an employee's start date and will be paid for by the City Licensed after school personnel will be required to complete additional documentation and forms to ensure County and State compliance 40 hours Child Care Training (transcripts required) Local/FDLE Background Screening Pediatric CPR/First Aid -or obtain within 90 days of employment 24-hour Child Care in-service training annually PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Depends upon work assignment and location. The noise level in the work environment is quiet to moderately loud. The work may entail sedentary work in an office setting. While performing duties, employee may frequently be required to stand, walk, stoop, talk, hear, reach above and below shoulders, and use hand and fingers dexterity keyboarding. The employee may be required on rare occasions to lift up to 50 pounds. Sometimes work is stressful when working under stringent time constraints. Vocal communication is required for expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word, and conveying detailed or important instructions to others accurately, loudly, or quickly. Hearing is required to perceive information at normal spoken word levels, and to receive detailed information through oral communications and/or to make fine distinctions in sound; visual acuity is required for depth perception, color perception. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Closing Date/Time: 8/6/2021 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 08, 2021
Part 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. An employee in this class is responsible for the organization and personal leadership of a variety of recreation activities in an indoor and/or outdoor recreation setting or facility. Due to the varying nature of this position, example duties listed below are dependent on facility assignment and program needs. Specialized training may be required. 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. Helps in maintaining order and enforcing rules and regulations at recreational facilities Assists in maintaining safety and health standards at facilities and during programs Selects materials and adopts suitable teaching materials for individual needs Sets up and breakdowns of facilities, programs and events May be required to complete departmental forms May be required to instruct programs such as, art, dance, sports, fitness, etc. May serve as a sports official, score keeper, or coach during youth or teen sports May serve as a food monitor during summer camp or after school programs (must provide own vehicle) May assists camp director during camp programs May serve as a swim instructor May serve as team lead when necessary May work weekends, nights and holidays Performs related work as required. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High school Diploma or G.E.D. or be a graduating senior. May be 17 years old if a graduating senior in high school. Otherwise, must be 18 years old or older. If working as a youth or teen sports official, must possess six (6) months experience in sports instruction or officiating. If working as a swim instructor, must possess valid American Red Cross CPR for Professional Rescuer and First Aid certificate and AED certification Candidates must pass a fingerprinting/background screening process prior to employment PLAY (After School) Additional Requirements - Experience working in Licensed After School program is preferred Licensing is required within 90 days of an employee's start date and will be paid for by the City Licensed after school personnel will be required to complete additional documentation and forms to ensure County and State compliance 40 hours Child Care Training (transcripts required) Local/FDLE Background Screening Pediatric CPR/First Aid or obtain within 90 days of employment 24-hour Child Care in-service training annually PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The noise level in the work environment is quiet to moderately loud. The work entails sedentary work in an office setting. While performing duties, employee is frequently required to stand, walk, stoop, talk, hear, reach above and below shoulders, and use hand and fingers dexterity keyboarding. The employee may be required occasionally to lift up to 50 pounds. Ability to perform physical activities for extended period of time. May require working in adverse weather conditions such as rain, heat and humidity. Sometimes work is stressful when working under stringent time constraints. Vocal communication is required for expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word, and conveying detailed or important instructions to others accurately, loudly, or quickly. Hearing is required to perceive information at normal spoken word levels, and to receive detailed information through oral communications and/or to make fine distinctions in sound; visual acuity is required for depth perception, color perception. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Closing Date/Time: 8/6/2021 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 08, 2021
Part Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking dynamic and goal-driven employees. Employees that are motivated to take on today's greatest challenges and rewards in the field of local public service. Employees who are passionate about making a difference and achieving our mission: We Build Community, in a fast-paced organization that operates by vision, strategy, and action. Would you fit in? Apply now. The employee in this class is responsible for providing instruction in a specific recreation activity. Work involves preparing samples and written directions, selecting materials and adopting suitable teaching materials to meet individual needs. Instructors are classified by experience and knowledge. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Requirements for the Rec Instructor II - TEEN PROGRAMS Have successfully graduated from a standard high school or possess an acceptable G.E.D. from a recognized issuing agency. Experience in organizing and instructing groups in a wide variety of recreation activities for different age groups and interests. Supervises part-time personnel and volunteers when necessary. PLEASE NOTE: Must be able to mentor, advocate, and champion at -risk teen programming (ages 10-18) in one of our 13 after-school sites. This is a seasonal position (September 2020 - June 2021), Monday - Friday and some Saturdays are required. Workers may be tasked with attending field trips as needed. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION All applicants must complete the attached supplemental worksheet as well as the standard employment application. Applications will be reviewed and the hiring authority will contact those applicants whose application reflects the best match of experience for the position. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 08, 2021
Part Time
POSITION SUMMARY THIS POSTING IS FOR PT POOL MAINTENANCE WORKER ONLY The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking dynamic and goal-driven employees. Employees that are motivated to take on today's greatest challenges and rewards in the field of local public service. Employees who are passionate about making a difference and achieving our mission: We Build Community, in a fast-paced organization that operates by vision, strategy, and action. Would you fit in? Apply now. This is manual and semi-skilled work of average difficulty in the maintenance of City-operated swimming pools. An employee in this class is responsible for the performance of a wide variety of manual and semi-skilled tasks requiring some ability in the use of hand tools, power tools, SCUBA and mechanical equipment. Work may include manual labor in the off-loading of supply trucks, moving of pool deck equipment, including diving boards, lifeguard chairs, pool covers and lane lines. An employee in this class may be responsible for building and grounds maintenance in an assigned area. Work is normally performed under the general supervision of a higher classified employee who issues written and oral instructions. Work is reviewed by the immediate supervisor; constant supervision is not necessary for routine and repetitive tasks. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Have one (1) year paid experience in the maintenance or operation of a commercial aquatic facility. Have current basic SCUBA certification. Possess a valid Commercial Pool Operator's Certificate and a valid American Red Cross C.P.R. card, or be able to obtain within one (1) year from date of appointment. Preference: A current CPO license is preferable at the time of hire. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION 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 Applications will be reviewed and the hiring authority will contact those applicants whose application reflects the best match of experience for the position. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 08, 2021
Part Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking dynamic and goal-driven employees. Employees that are motivated to take on today's greatest challenges and rewards in the field of local public service. Employees who are passionate about making a difference and achieving our mission: We Build Community, in a fast-paced organization that operates by vision, strategy, and action. Would you fit in? Apply now. The employee in this class is responsible for providing instruction in a specific recreation activity. Work involves preparing samples and written directions, selecting materials and adopting suitable teaching materials to meet individual needs. Instructors are classified by experience and knowledge. Responsible for instructing/officiating sports games, ensuring participants' safety and well-being at all times. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Have successfully graduated from a standard high school or possess an acceptable G.E.D. from a recognized issuing agency. Experience in organizing and instructing groups in a wide variety of recreation activities for different age groups and interests. Supervises part-time personnel and volunteers when necessary. Criteria/Essential Duties: Ability to introduce and teach the game of Chess through energetic and fun methods Recruit and encourage students to learn the game of chess and improve their skills Plan, coordinate and organize practice and tournaments Prerequisite knowledge/qualifications: Advanced Knowledge and ability to demonstrate all of the basic rules of chess to include how to properly set-up a chess set Ability to teach principals and basic strategy involving the three phases of chess (opening, middle, and end game) Ability to demonstrate all checkmate combinations and techniques of chess Additional requirements: Travel to multiple sites Available Monday-Friday 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM; Evenings and Weekends as needed PLEASE NOTE: Candidates must pass a fingerprinting/background screening process prior to employment. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION All applicants must complete the attached supplemental worksheet as well as the standard employment application. Applications will be reviewed and the hiring authority will contact those applicants whose application reflects the best match of experience for the position. Effective July 1, 2012: The City of Fort Lauderdale now requires newly hired employees to accept payment by direct deposit. Payment by direct deposit will be a condition of employment and all new hires will be asked to designate where they would like their payroll checks to be directly deposited. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 08, 2021
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY We realize your time is valuable so please do not apply if you do not have at least the required minimum qualifications. The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking dynamic and goal-driven employees. Employees that are motivated to take on today's greatest challenges and rewards in the field of local public service. Employees who are passionate about making a difference and achieving our mission: We Build Community, in a fast-paced organization that operates by vision, strategy, and action. Would you fit in? Apply now. This is technical work in the operation and maintenance of a large, complex wastewater treatment plant, which includes cryogenic oxygen production, advanced chemical treatment, advanced sludge dewatering facilities, and computer process control. An employee in this class assists the Wastewater Operations Supervisor in the proper and efficient operation of a state-of-the-art wastewater treatment plant. Work is performed in accordance with established procedures and standards. The employee exercises some independent judgment in the adjustment of treatment plant equipment in order to maintain required quality and production standards. Instructions are received orally or in writing from the Wastewater Operations Supervisor, and the employee works with relative independence in carrying out the instructions. This classification is differentiated from the Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator, in the level of technical knowledge, the ability to independently oversee shift operation and maintenance, and the nature of problems that the incumbent is expected to troubleshoot in the absence of the Wastewater Operations Supervisor. Work is subject to inspection by the Wastewater Operations Supervisor from the results obtained. The City offers a wide variety of benefits to their employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City currently offers 401(a) participation with a 9% City contribution and no employee match! Beginning January 1st 2021, the City will participate in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which will require a 3% contribution from employees. Anyone hired after Jan 1, 2021 will be automatically enrolled in FRS. 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 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. NOTE: The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Monitors and evaluates the operations of a large, complex wastewater treatment facility and its auxiliary systems; maintains plant log Operates onsite oxygen generation plant, troubleshoots problems, and takes corrective action. Performs acetylene testing to ensure safe cryogenic operation Operates and troubleshoots sludge dewatering facilities Leads and trains subordinate operational and maintenance staff assigned; advises and instructs on methods and techniques for improving efficiency of duties and operations Reviews trends, records, and reports to maintain proper procedure and standards; collects and tabulates operational log data for regulatory agencies Recognize deviations or irregularities in the plant operation and maintenance; adjusts the treatment plant process and equipment in order to maintain the required quality standards of the federal, state, and county regulatory agencies Samples, measures, and tests plant values such as pH, chlorine residuals, temperature, solids concentration, levels, and others; makes corrections and adjustments; collects required samples for on and offsite analysis Collaborates with maintenance staff on specific projects; adjusts or bypasses job specific areas, processes, or equipment to ensure consistent wastewater treatment, plant integrity, and safety Tests, monitors, records, evaluates, troubleshoots, and adjusts the operation of plant emergency generator and auxiliary equipment Assists contractors and consultants with specific tasks Assists in preparing standard operating procedures Oversees Plant operations to remain in compliance of all Federal, State, County and City regulations and standards when an Operations Supervisor is not onsite Ensures compliance with safety regulations and standard operating procedures Works around high voltage, rotating equipment and various hazardous chemicals May assist Federal, State and local regulators during plant compliance inspections Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalency Three (3) to five (5) years of progressively responsible experience in Wastewater Plant operations State of Florida Class B Certified Operator's License in wastewater. Knowledge of SCADA 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 ( form J204 ). Closing Date/Time:
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 08, 2021
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 Department of Sustainable Development's Community Enhancement and Compliance Division is seeking a Code Compliance Officer. *Please note that the schedules for Code Compliance Officers are 4 days x 10 hours. The days and specific schedules vary and may include evenings. Schedules are picked annually on a seniority basis. **The hourly rate for this position is $23.66 per hour plus any approved overtime. The Code Compliance Officer conducts inspection and enforcement work in securing compliance with laws, regulations and ordinances governing land use, minimum housing, property maintenance, abandoned and uninhabitable properties, signs, seawalls, storm water, zoning, landscaping and related environmental issues. Employees may receive advice or assistance from a Senior Code Compliance Officer or supervisor concerning unusual or difficult inspections; however, most field work is done independently and requires knowledge of applicable regulations. 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. 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 reactive (complaints) and proactive (self-initiated) field and waterway inspections of residential, commercial, industrial, and vacant parcels Enforces and reviews state, municipal, zoning, waterways, business tax, building laws and regulations Prepares, organizes and maintains case files to present cases and testifies at quasi-judicial hearings Researches information regarding policies, laws, regulations, business tax receipts, engineering, environmental, landscaping, permits and building and zoning requirements Researches ownership of various residential, commercial, industrial, and vacant properties within the City Provides code compliance information to address client issues and educate concerned parties Attends homeowner and civic association meetings Posts and mails hearing and violation notices Compiles and prepares written reports on investigations, maintains all inspection results, prepares correspondence and notices of violations in a computerized case management environment Identifies structures that may be unsafe and initiates the appropriate follow-up action May be required to flex their work schedule, work nights and weekends and holidays, as necessary to perform assigned responsibilities Performs related work as required NOTE: The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Graduated from a standard high school or vocational school or possess a G.E.D. certificate from a recognized issuing agency. Possess at least two (2) years of paid work experience dealing with the public in any of the following types of work: code enforcement, planning, building inspection or construction or other closely related fields; or Possess any one (1) level of F.A.C.E. (Florida Association of Code Enforcement) Certification or equivalent (i.e. American Association of Code Enforcement, Careers in Code Enforcement, Relevant State Association of Code Enforcement) Possess or be able to obtain a valid State of Florida driver's license within 30 days after hire NOTE: Required certifications and license must be kept current to continue employment in this class. Preferences: Ability to accurately type 40 wpm Previous experience in Code Compliance Special Requirements: Non-Essential Employees will not be required to work during a declared emergency but may be required to work in some capacity after the declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine when the employee will be required to work. PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The position involves medium physical demands, such as exerting up to 50 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 lbs. of force frequently, and/or up to 10 lbs. of force constantly to move objects. Ability to lift, carry, climb, bend, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, reach, walk, push, pull, grasp, stand and access heights or areas where limited space is available. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method. Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify. All successful applicants may be required to take a medical examination and/or pass a drug screening prior to appointment. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes. To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form (J204) at time of application. SUPPLEMENTAL INFORMATION Established Date: 11/18/2018 Revised Date: N/A Management Category: N/A Classification Level: Foundation FLSA: Non-Exempt Classification Status: Classified Job Code: TM019 EEO Code: 5 - Paraprofessional Job Grade: TG07 Closing Date/Time: 5/14/2021 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 07, 2021
Part Time
POSITION SUMMARY These positions may involve assignments in any of the City Departments - recreation, public service, maintenance, etc. The employee is compensated on an hourly basis, as the services are needed. Employment can be terminated at will, and the employee has no expectation of continuing employment or receiving benefits. "Temporary" employment is typically employment that is 20 hours per week or more. Performs semi-skilled facility maintenance duties, which includes minor repairs of building systems, cleaning restrooms, trash pick-up, etc. Work is normally performed under the general supervision of a higher classified employee who issues written and oral instructions. Work is reviewed by the immediate supervisor; constant supervision is not necessary for routine and repetitive tasks. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Performs semi-skilled maintenance duties in any City Department where the need for temporary support has been identified. Assignments will vary according to specific work location and needs. Specific tasks will be determined by the work site supervisor. Participates in performing custodial tasks as applies to municipal buildings and other municipal property, including trash removal Participates in setting up and taking down of benches, seats, chairs, and other equipment Performs basic landscaping duties Acts as a concession attendant when required Performs minor repairs on equipment and municipal buildings Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Depending on the position, qualifications vary. 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. Minimum qualifications include High school Diploma or GED. May require a current and valid State of Florida Class "E" Driver's License with an acceptable driving record Possess some experience in the performance of manual or custodial work, including the use of non-mechanized tools and the operation of light power equipment Possess some experience in using a floor buffer May work weekends, nights and holidays May require working in adverse weather conditions such as heat and humidity PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The position involves light physical demands, such as exerting up to 20 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 10 lbs. of force frequently, and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level in the work environment is quiet to moderately loud. The work entails sedentary work in an office setting. While performing duties, employee is frequently required to stand, walk, stoop, talk, hear, reach above and below shoulders, and use hand and fingers dexterity keyboarding. The employee may be required on rare occasions to lift up to 50 pounds. Sometimes work is stressful when working under stringent time constraints. Vocal communication is required for expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word, and conveying detailed or important instructions to others accurately, loudly, or quickly. Hearing is required to perceive information at normal spoken word levels, and to receive detailed information through oral communications and/or to make fine distinctions in sound; visual acuity is required for depth perception, color perception. 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 Seldom or Never Confined Space Sometimes In the community (homes, businesses, etc.) Sometimes Lab Seldom or Never Warehouse environment Seldom or Never Closing Date/Time: 8/6/2021 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 06, 2021
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY In accordance with Article 24 of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Teamsters Local Union 769, for posting purposes this open-competitive job posting shall be considered as a simultaneous internal and external posting (it is open to both internal City employees and external applicants). Additionally, this job classification is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Teamsters Local Union 769. The City of Fort Lauderdale employees possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers. Performs progressively responsible facility maintenance duties, which includes minor repairs of building systems, cleaning restrooms, trash pick-up, etc. or performs progressively responsible grounds maintenance duties. Displays more specialized knowledge in the area of tree trimming, irrigation repair, carpentry, athletic field maintenance, etc. An employee in this class usually functions as a crew leader. 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. NOTE: Beginning January 1st 2021, the City will participate in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which will require a 3% contribution from employees. Anyone hired after Jan 1, 2021 will be automatically enrolled in FRS. 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. Monitors and prints out work orders; closes out work orders performed; keeps track of work in progress Plans and assigns duties and work activities Maintains, repairs, constructs, and renovates park facilities Participates in performing custodial tasks as applies to municipal buildings and other municipal property, including trash removal Lines playing fields; drags, waters, weeds, and maintains landscaped areas on baseball and football fields, as assigned Inspects and repairs structures and buildings May supervise and participate in planting, mowing, watering, cleaning and trimming municipal parks and grounds; planting trees, flowers, and shrubbery; and operating equipment necessary in completing assigned tasks May climb trees using ropes, hooks or a hoist mounted on a truck; does necessary trimming and pruning to eliminate hazards and preserve the beauty of the trees on municipal streets and property; fell dead or dangerous trees and cut dead limbs, remove overhanging or damaged limbs May perform maintenance of municipal facilities and property, such as painting, plumbing, masonry, and landscaping work involving the use of hand and power tools Performs landscaping duties, including mowing, edging, weed eating, and blowing May be required to respond to emergency calls Performs minor equipment repair and maintenance Additional Responsibilities May operate specialized trucks, small roller, grader, cement saw, tractor and various mowing equipment. May supervise and participate in performing custodial tasks as applies to municipal buildings and other municipal property May line playing fields, drag, water, weed and maintain landscaped areas on baseball and football fields May supervise and participate in setting up and taking down of benches, seats, chairs and other equipment May act as a concession attendant when required May assign and issue tools, maintain shop area and equipment May perform minor repairs on equipment and municipal buildings including lubrication of the equipment May perform semi-skilled tasks requiring the use of hand tools and perform manual work in conjunction with job assignments May perform duties in conjunction with City street maintenance such as erecting signs, barricades and clearing debris May inspect public trees to diagnose disease; ensuring healthy tree growth; removes tree stumps Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalent. Minimum of three (3) years of related experience using equipment powered by motor and other hand tools. Additional qualifying experience or completion of coursework at an accredited college or university in a job-related field, may substitute on a year-for-year basis for the required experience or education. Requires a Class B with airbrakes Depending on the area of specialization: Class A or passenger endorsements, and or Public Ornamental and Turf Pest Control license. Special Requirements: Availability to work staggered schedules including evening hours when necessary Essential Employees may be required to work during a declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine who will be required to work. PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The position involves heavy physical demands, such as exerting up to 100 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 lbs. of force frequently, and/or up to 20 lbs. of force constantly to move objects. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY INFORMATION: The City of Fort Lauderdale is AN EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY (EEO) AND AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER . All applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender (including identity or expression), marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or any other protected classification as defined by applicable law (except as limited by Personnel Rules, Collective Bargaining Agreements, or bona fide occupational qualifications). In compliance with the Drug-Free Workplace Act of 1988, the City of Fort Lauderdale is committed to providing a safe, quality-oriented and productive work environment consistent with the standards of the community in which it serves. Alcohol and drug abuse 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. This job description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required. This description is subject to modification as the needs and requirements of the position change. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION APPLICATIONS WILL BE REVIEWED AND THE HIRING AUTHORITY WILL CONTACT THOSE APPLICANTS WHOSE APPLICATION REFLECTS THE BEST MATCH OF EXPERIENCE FOR THE POSITION. 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 J-204 form must be submitted with application. Closing Date/Time: 5/12/2021 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 05, 2021
Part 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. An employee in this class is responsible for the organization and personal leadership of a variety of recreation activities in an indoor and/or outdoor recreation setting or facility. Due to the varying nature of this position, example duties listed below are dependent on facility assignment and program needs. Specialized training may be required. 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. Helps in maintaining order and enforcing rules and regulations at recreational facilities Assists in maintaining safety and health standards at facilities and during programs Selects materials and adopts suitable teaching materials for individual needs Sets up and breakdowns of facilities, programs and events May be required to complete departmental forms May be required to instruct programs such as, art, dance, sports, fitness, etc. May serve as a sports official, score keeper, or coach during youth or teen sports May serve as a food monitor during summer camp or after school programs (must provide own vehicle) May assists camp director during camp programs May serve as a swim instructor May serve as team lead when necessary May work weekends, nights and holidays Performs related work as required. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High school Diploma or G.E.D. or be a graduating senior. May be 17 years old if a graduating senior in high school. Otherwise, must be 18 years old or older. If working as a youth or teen sports official, must possess six (6) months experience in sports instruction or officiating. If working as a swim instructor, must possess valid American Red Cross CPR for Professional Rescuer and First Aid certificate and AED certification Candidates must pass a fingerprinting/background screening process prior to employment PLAY (After School) Additional Requirements - Experience working in Licensed After School program is preferred Licensing is required within 90 days of an employee's start date and will be paid for by the City Licensed after school personnel will be required to complete additional documentation and forms to ensure County and State compliance 40 hours Child Care Training (transcripts required) Local/FDLE Background Screening Pediatric CPR/First Aid or obtain within 90 days of employment 24-hour Child Care in-service training annually PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The noise level in the work environment is quiet to moderately loud. The work entails sedentary work in an office setting. While performing duties, employee is frequently required to stand, walk, stoop, talk, hear, reach above and below shoulders, and use hand and fingers dexterity keyboarding. The employee may be required occasionally to lift up to 50 pounds. Ability to perform physical activities for extended period of time. May require working in adverse weather conditions such as rain, heat and humidity. Sometimes work is stressful when working under stringent time constraints. Vocal communication is required for expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word, and conveying detailed or important instructions to others accurately, loudly, or quickly. Hearing is required to perceive information at normal spoken word levels, and to receive detailed information through oral communications and/or to make fine distinctions in sound; visual acuity is required for depth perception, color perception. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Closing Date/Time:
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 05, 2021
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 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. Would you fit in? Click here to apply. Performs a wide variety of basic customer services and clerical tasks in support of assigned department. Responds to customer complaints and inquiries. Beginning January 1st 2021, the City will participate in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which will require a 3% contribution from employees. Anyone hired after Jan 1, 2021 will be automatically enrolled in FRS. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Provides customer service by answering telephones and responding to inquiries, assisting customers with documents and equipment Opens and closes accounts, collects payments assist customers with account inquires and issues Resolves customer billing inquiries, complaints, and issues via phone, email, and fax machine. Collects payments; explains billing and payment practices Resolves customer complaints and problems Performs a variety of clerical duties by filing, entering information into databases, generating and submitting reports, and processing journal entries Verifies accuracy and completeness of all data/information received, and researches and provides verification on information requests Operates word processors in transferring/transcribing/composing various documentation Performs daily accounting tasks related to work performed, which may include calculating, billing, and receiving various fees and payments; balancing daily revenues Processes and issues various types of permits, certificates, and licenses as required Receives, processes and distributes division mail, and prepares forms, letters, and parcels for mailing Prepares and distributes various division records, reports, notices and other relevant materials Receives and reviews invoices, reports, forms and applications and distributes copies to appropriate personnel 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. The City of Fort Lauderdale is AN EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY (EEO) AND AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER . All applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender (including identity or expression), marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or any other protected classification as defined by applicable law (except as limited by Personnel Rules, Collective Bargaining Agreements, or bona fide occupational qualifications). In compliance with the Drug-Free Workplace Act of 1988, the City of Fort Lauderdale is committed to providing a safe, quality-oriented and productive work environment consistent with the standards of the community in which it serves. Alcohol and drug abuse poses a threat to the health and safety of City's community builders and to the security of the City's equipment and facilities. For these reasons, the City is committed to the elimination of drug and alcohol use and abuse in the workplace. Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) protects qualified individuals with disabilities from employment discrimination. Under the ADA, a person has a disability if he has a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits a major life activity.The physical demands described within the job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job . In compliance with the ADA, the City of Fort Lauderdale will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. This job description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required. This description is subject to modification as the needs and requirements of the position change. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT 1. Have successfully graduated from a standard high school or possess an acceptable G.E.D. certificate. 2. Have one (1) to three (3) years of general clerical work experience involving extensive public contact, preferably with experience in the operation of standard office equipment and computer terminals. 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 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 ). Closing Date/Time: 5/10/2021 5:00 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 04, 2021
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY In accordance with Article 24 of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Teamsters Local Union 769, for posting purposes this open-competitive job posting shall be considered as a simultaneous internal and external posting (it is open to both internal City employees and external applicants). Additionally, this job classification is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Teamsters Local Union 769. The City of Fort Lauderdale employees possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers. Responds to crime scenes and identifies and documents evidence on scene; collects, processes, and preserves evidence. Identifies potential suspects. Reconstructs crime scene events and testifies to findings in court. This is a non-sworn position. The City participates in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which will require a 3% contribution from employees. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Documents major crime scenes using digital photography, diagramming techniques, and video cameras; develops and prepares photographic enlargements for latent prints, shoe impressions, etc. Collects, packages, transports and submits evidence within prescribed standard operating procedures; transports evidence to appropriate crime labs - City of Fort Lauderdale Police Department, Broward Sheriff's Office, Florida Department of Law Enforcement or the Federal Bureau of Investigation, for scientific laboratory analysis; ensures that the necessary forms are prepared and processed Attends and documents autopsies via photography/videotape; collects and packages evidence such as hairs, fibers, clothing, finger and palm prints, fingernails, and body fluids from decedent at autopsy to be placed into evidence Locates and recovers latent prints using fuming techniques, powders and chemicals, and photographic techniques Locates, collects and enhances blood and body fluids, including blood spatter diagrams and photographs Locates and recovers projectile evidence, including the determination of origin of the projectile Casts impressions of tire, tool and shoe impressions Prepares exhibits for case prosecution including photographs, crime scene diagrams, casts of impressions, etc. Produces crime scene drawings and sketches manually to record location of all evidence; utilizes Crime Zone computer software program for final drawing of crime scene Prepares written reports of crime scene investigation and submits findings to law enforcement superior Maintains continuity of evidence Testifies in depositions and court proceedings regarding the finding and processing methods used to gather evidence at the crime scene Operates crime scene investigation vehicle to perform assigned duties May be required to work on call, holiday, night and/or weekend Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Bachelor's Degree in Criminal Justice or a related field One (1) to three (3) years of crime scene investigation and/or crime scene technology work experience. Additional qualifying experience may substitute on a year-for-year basis for the required education. Possess or be able to obtain an International Association for Identification certification - Crime scene Investigator level within two (2) years of hire. Posses or be able to obtain a valid Florid Driver's License and have an acceptable driving record. 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. 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 Sometimes Confined Space Sometimes In the community (homes, businesses, etc.) Frequently or Often Correctional facility, detention center or jail Seldom or Never Clinical healthcare environment Sometimes Warehouse environment Sometimes Shop environment Frequently or Often Other: Insect infested Frequently or Often Other: Biohazard environment Frequently or Often PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The position is generally active. Employees sit occasionally but may walk or stand for extended periods of time. The position involves medium physical demands, such as exerting beyond 50 lbs. of force routinely and/or up to 50 lbs. of force frequently, and/or up to 30 lbs. of force constantly to move objects. Ability to lift, carry, climb, bend, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, reach, walk, push, pull, grasp, stand and access heights or areas where limited space is available. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment methods. Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify. All successful applicants will be required to pass a medical examination, including drug screening, prior to appointment. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes. To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form (J204). Closing Date/Time: 5/12/2021 11:03 AM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
May 01, 2021
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY We realize your time is valuable so please do not apply if you do not have at least the required minimum qualifications. The City of Fort Lauderdale 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. Would you fit in? Click here to apply. Performs advanced level work in the operation and maintenance of a water treatment plant and related equipment. 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. Leads and trains subordinate operational and maintenance staff assigned; advises and instructs on methods and techniques for improving efficiency of duties and operations Monitors, controls, and troubleshoots operations of water treatment facilities Maintains records of personnel on duty, conditions, changes, access, emergencies, and other issues of note associated with the water treatment facility in log and/or on specific worksheets and computer uploads Performs lab tests of processed water at pre-determined intervals of the process, including clear well and finished water Makes chemical adjustments in relationship to water conditions and equipment specifications or conditions Inspects chemical rooms and process areas for abnormalities Maintains chemical inventory; orders, tracks, and receives chemicals; maintains proper documentation Tests, monitors, records, evaluates, troubleshoots, and adjusts the operation of plant emergency generator and auxiliary equipment Assists contractors and consultants with specific tasks Assists in preparing standard operating procedures Oversees Plant operations to remain in compliance Works around high voltage, rotating equipment, and various hazardous chemicals Ensures compliance with safety regulations and standard operating procedures and Federal, State, and County regulations Performs related work as required 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: 1. Have graduated from a standard high school or possess an acceptable G.E.D. certificate from a recognized issuing agency and Six (6) months or more of additional training. 2. Possess a current State of Florida Class "B" Water Operator's license in compliance with the Florida Administrative Code and all revisions thereof. 3. Have three (3) years actual work experience operating a large, complex water treatment plant of at least 15 MGD. This experience must include all chemical treatment and operational systems associated with a lime softening facility or a membrane softening facility. 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. Successful applicants may be required to take a medical examination and/or pass a drug screening prior to appointment, depending on position. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes. To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form ( J204 ) . Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Apr 30, 2021
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 key project initiatives for the Department including implementation of neighborhood traffic calming projects, management of critical parking projects such as garage construction and parking lot improvement projects, and any other project management tasks as assigned. With assistance from the Transportation and Mobility Business Operations Manager, this position will also be responsible for the non-administrative functions associated with projects funded by Broward County's Transportation Surtax program. Key responsibilities include construction/project management, and defining the project scope, timeline, project specifications and cost estimates. PLEASE NOTE : 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, t he 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 Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Bachelor's Degree in construction management, architecture, civil engineering, 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 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 ). Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Apr 28, 2021
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY GENERAL 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. Assembles, installs, and repairs pipes, fittings, and fixtures of heating, water, and drainage systems, according to specifications and plumbing codes ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Installs, repairs, and maintains, pipes, fixtures, and other plumbing used for water distribution and wastewater disposal in commercial and industrial buildings within the city Installs, repairs, and tests backflow devices Unclogs and repairs drainage systems for commercial and industrial buildings Troubleshoots and repairs water heaters Reads and interprets data, information, documents, and manufacturers' manuals blueprints Tracks and accounts for work completed Performs related work as required The City offers a wide variety of benefits to their employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City currently offers 401(a) participation with a 9% City contribution and no employee match! Beginning January 1st 2021, the City will participate in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which will require a 3% contribution from employees. Anyone hired after Jan 1, 2021 will be automatically enrolled in FRS. 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. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalency, or trade school Three (3) to five (5) years of journeyman level plumbing experience. Broward County Journeyman Plumber License, State of Florida Driver's License 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 and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method. Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify. All successful applicants may be required to take a medical examination and/or pass a drug screening prior to appointment. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes. To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form ( J204 ) at time of application. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Apr 26, 2021
Part 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. An employee in this class is responsible for providing program instruction and supervision in a licensed after school or summer camp program at a City recreational facility. Work is normally performed under the general supervision of a higher classified employee who issues written and oral instructions. Work is reviewed by the immediate supervisor; constant supervision is not necessary for routine and repetitive tasks. 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. Helps in maintaining order and enforcing rules and regulations at recreational facilities Assists in maintaining safety and health standards at facilities and during programs Preparing activity and staff schedules Selecting materials and adopting suitable teaching materials for individual needs Instruct participants in such activities as dancing, music, crafts, tennis, swimming, dramatics, gymnastics and boxing Responsible for supervising part time personnel and volunteers when necessary May be required prepare activity and staff schedules May be responsible for maintaining program compliance and regulatory licensing requirements May organize, facilitate, and/or deliver staff trainings in related subject matter area May work weekends, nights and holidays Performs related work as required. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High School Diploma or a G.E.D. Must be 18 years of age Possess one (1) year experience in organizing and instructing groups in a wide variety of recreation activities for different age groups and interests Supervises part time personnel and volunteers when necessary May be required to supervise in aquatic environment Candidates must pass a fingerprinting/background screening process prior to employment PLAY (After School) Additional Requirements: Experience working in Licensed After School program is preferred Licensed after school personnel will be required to complete additional documentation and forms to ensure County and State compliance 40 hours Child Care Training (transcripts required) Current Director's Credential Local/FDLE Background Screening Pediatric CPR First Aid 24-hour Child Care in-service training annually PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The position involves light physical demands, such as exerting up to 50 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 lbs. of force frequently, and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects. The noise level in the work environment is moderately loud. The work entails sedentary work in an office setting. While performing duties, employee is frequently required to stand, walk, stoop, talk, hear, reach above and below shoulders, and use hand and fingers dexterity keyboarding. Sometimes work is stressful when working under stringent time constraints. Vocal communication is required for expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word, and conveying detailed or important instructions to others accurately, loudly, or quickly. Hearing is required to perceive information at normal spoken word levels, and to receive detailed information through oral communications and/or to make fine distinctions in sound; visual acuity is required for depth perception, color perception. May require working in adverse weather conditions such as heat and humidity. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Closing Date/Time: 8/6/2021 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Apr 24, 2021
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale Parks and Recreation Department is seeking 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. Would you fit in? Apply now. This is professional and administrative work that includes the planning, design, and construction of capital improvement projects as well as oversight of a wide variety of projects. This position supports managing and inspecting engineering construction projects or transportation and mobility projects within a City Department. A major emphasis is monitoring the work of engineering and architectural consultants and contractors engaged in the design and construction of a wide variety of projects. This position will remain open until a sufficient number of qualified applications have been received. The City offers a wide variety of benefits to their employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, anyone hired after Jan 1, 2021 will be automatically enrolled 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. 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. Manages monitors, directs, and regularly reports on the progress of public construction engineering and architectural consultants for a variety of capital improvement projects, including but not limited to; overseeing the bidding process, contractor selection, and project planning and scheduling, to ensure projects are completed on time, on budget, and with high levels of quality assurance Consults with supervisors on problems of design, construction, or maintenance of municipal public facilities, prepares reports and makes recommendations relating to the project and construction activities. Prepares, negotiates, executes, and manages task orders for professional consultants and contractors Prepares projects for bid, including reviewing of plans, specifications, and estimates Reviews and approves contractor and consultant pay requests Provides technical information and guidance on municipal projects; resolves project related issues Prepares reports, memorandums, and related correspondence pertaining to projects in design or construction. Prepares reports for upper management and stakeholder information Coordinates with other City departments, external agencies and applicants on projects Conducts meetings with consultants, contractors, departments, stakeholders, and other appropriate staff to ensure communication with all parties from design of a project through construction and completion. Conducts field reviews on an ongoing basis during the construction process to ensure that construction is on schedule, proper safety requirements are followed, and the project is being constructed in accordance with the plans and specifications. Acts as the Contract Administrator for Parks and Recreation, Facilities Maintenance Contracts Performs related work as required Special Requirements: Essential Employees may be required to work during a declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine who will be required to work. PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The position involves walking for long periods, climbing, and standing for long periods. Employees many also sit for long 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. The City of Fort Lauderdale is AN EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY (EEO) AND AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER . All applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender (including identity or expression), marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or any other protected classification as defined by applicable law (except as limited by Personnel Rules, Collective Bargaining Agreements, or bona fide occupational qualifications). In compliance with the Drug-Free Workplace Act of 1988, the City of Fort Lauderdale is committed to providing a safe, quality-oriented and productive work environment consistent with the standards of the community in which it serves. Alcohol and drug abuse poses a threat to the health and safety of City's community builders and to the security of the City's equipment and facilities. For these reasons, the City is committed to the elimination of drug and alcohol use and abuse in the workplace. Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) protects qualified individuals with disabilities from employment discrimination. Under the ADA, a person has a disability if he has a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits a major life activity.The physical demands described within the job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job . In compliance with the ADA, the City of Fort Lauderdale will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. This job description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required. This description is subject to modification as the needs and requirements of the position change. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Have graduated from an accredited college or university with a bachelor's degree in construction management, civil engineering or related field. Must possess at least one (1) year of experience in construction management, and/or public works engineering. Additional qualifying experience may substitute on a year-for-year basis for the required education. PREFERRED LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS 1. Possession of a current License as a registered Professional Engineer (PE) in the State of Florida or as a Certified Construction Manager (CCM) or Certification as a Project Management Professional (PMP), or LEED AP or Project Management 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. 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 ( J-204 ) form must be submitted with application. Closing Date/Time: Continuous