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.

56 job(s) at City of Fort Lauderdale

City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Dec 09, 2018
Part Time
   The employee in this class, under general supervision, is responsible for the organization and personal leadership of a variety of recreation activities in an indoor and/or outdoor recreation center or facility.    Monday - Friday:  1:30 P.M. - 6:00 P.M. (Regular School Days) Hours may vary on Early Release Days & Non-School Days   ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: THIS POSTING DOES NOT HAVE AN END DATE, AS VACANCIES BECOME AVAILABLE APPLICATIONS WILL BE REVIEWED. IF YOU ARE CHOSEN FOR AN INTERVIEW YOU WILL BE NOTIFIED. THE REQUIREMENTS: 1)   Have successfully graduated from high school or possess a G.E.D. from a recognized issuing agency. 2)   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. NOTE:  Once hired, licensed after-school personnel will be required to complete additional documentation and forms to ensure County and State compliance. 40 hours Child Care Training and transcripts required Local/FDLE Background Screening Proof of HS Diploma or GED required Pediatric CPR/First Aid - or obtain within 90 days of employment. Experience working in Licensed After-school program preferred.   THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: 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 City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Dec 09, 2018
Full Time
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 Sustainable Development Department's Building Services Division is seeking a Mechanical Plans Examiner. SALARY RANGE $38.90 - $60.30 Hourly $80,915.04 - $125,426.80 Annually   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.   Inspects mechanical blueprints and permit applications to determine whether plans, specifications, and materials conform to legally established requirements including the Florida Building Code and all local laws and ordinances. Reviews plans and deals with the public, but also responsible for field assignments as necessary.   ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS   Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification.   The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Performs detailed review of mechanical diagrams, blueprints, plans and sketches for compliance with the Florida Building Code and local regulations  prior to issuance of building permits for proposed mechanical, air conditioning, ventilation and refrigeration installations Discusses technical requirements of plans with engineers, contractors, builders, or owners and approves or disapproves; suggests modifications, recommends corrections to plans as necessary, returns plans for corrections and resubmission Computes and inputs data in order to calculate building permit and impact fees Assists in establishing policies, practices and procedures for the plan review area and ensures they are implemented with the approval of an immediate supervisor Occasionally assists with inspections of mechanical installations in process for compliance with plans submitted, permit applications and building code requirements Assists in the investigation of complaints regarding violation of applicable codes and ordinances and assists with the prosecution of violators when necessary Assumes responsibility for the activity in the absence of the Chief Mechanical Inspector Prepares and submits status reports of mechanical plans review activity Performs related work as required This job classification is included within the bargaining unit represented by Teamsters Local Union 769 and therefore is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Teamsters Local Union 769. The City offers a wide variety of benefits to their employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City offers 401(a) participation with a 9% City contribution and no employee match!! Say "Hello" to the City of Fort Lauderdale and Say "Goodbye" to Your Student Loan! That's right! Under the U.S. Department of Education's Public Service Loan Forgiveness ( PSLF ) program, the remaining balance on your student loan may be forgiven after you have made 120 qualifying monthly payments while working full-time at the City of Fort Lauderdale!   Please visit StudentAid.gov/ publicservice for more information or to see if you qualify. THE REQUIREMENTS: MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS  High School Diploma or equivalent.  Additional qualifying work experience may substitute on a year-for-year basis for the required education, at the division manager's discretion. Must be certified by the State of Florida, Building Code Administrators and Inspectors Board (BCAIB), as a Mechanical Plans Examiner and as a Mechanical Inspector and Must have seven (7) years of combined experience as a Mechanical Contractor or Class "A" Air Conditioning Contractor or Class "B" Air Conditioning Contractor or Mechanical Journeyman, five (5) years of which shall have been construction experience in the Mechanical discipline and a minimum of two (2) years as a Mechanical Inspector employed by a municipality or private company contracted with a municipality or School Board within the State of Florida, and Possess or be able to obtain Certification as a Chief Mechanical Inspector from the Broward County Board of Rules and Appeals. Must possess a current Certificate of Competency as a Mechanical Contractor or Class "A" Air  Conditioning Contractor or Class "B" Air Conditioning Contractor issued by at least one (1) of the following entities: Florida Construction Industry Licensing Board Broward County Central Examining Board of Mechanical Contractors and Specialty Mechanical Contractors Miami-Dade County Construction Trades Qualifying Board, issued on or after January 1, 1968 Or be licensed by DBPR-FBPE as an Engineer in the discipline requested and having practiced for a minimum of five (5) years in the State of Florida, or be licensed by DBPR-FBPE as an Engineer in the discipline requested and having practiced for a minimum of three (3) years and a minimum of two (2) years as a Mechanical Inspector employed by a municipality or private company contracted with a municipality or School Board within the State of Florida Possess a Florida driver's license with an acceptable driving record, or be able to obtain one by date of hire.                                                        Special Requirements:   Essential Employees may be required to work during a declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine who will be required to work.   Non-Essential Employees will not be required to work during a declared emergency but may be required to work in some capacity after the declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine when the employee will be required to work.   NOTE:  Required certifications must be kept current to continue employment in this class. THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: 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 City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Mar 23, 2019
Full Time
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.   Aids the operation and maintenance of the City of Fort Lauderdale Marinas. This is field and office work of routine difficulty assisting the Dockmaster with daily operations of the City's marinas, docks, anchorages and other marine-related facilities. 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: 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.   Assigns berths, makes dockage reservations, executes dockage agreements and collects dockage payments Enters and records customer information and dockage payments into marina software program; transports EOD paperwork between marina locations Records transient dockage reservations, prepares reports and assigns berths or moorings to boat owners Oversees the execution of dockage payments Answers phone and maintains office records Operates boat fee collection for customers at mooring field and bulk trash pick up Monitors radio in absence of dock master; responds to inquiries from boaters, base station, dock masters and Marine patrol Performs related work as required An employee in this class is responsible for assigning dock space and collecting fees for municipal docks utilizing a computerized marina billing and inventory system. Work involves providing cheerful assistance and information to the public and marina customers in person, by VHF radio and telephone.  Employee will assist Dockmaster with assigning berths or moorings to boat owners, recording of dock space assignments, collecting and processing established dock fees, inspecting marine facilities for cleanliness and enforcing the marina's rules and regulations. The employee monitors and reports dock conditions, assists with special events preparation and will perform light custodial tasks.  Work will include patrolling and safeguarding marine facilities and assisting marina customers with docking. Work is performed under general supervision and the employee must exercise some independent judgment and initiative in carrying out daily work assignments within established policies and procedures.   THE REQUIREMENTS: Have graduated from a standard high school or vocational school or possess a G.E.D. certificate from a recognized issuing agency. Possess a Boating Safety Course Certification from the United States Coast Guard Auxiliary or the United States Power Squadrons, or must obtain certification within three (3) months from date of hire. Possess a valid Florida driver's license with an acceptable driving record. Preference will be given to applicants with previous Marina experience. Candidate should have basic computer knowledge (i.e. Microsoft Office Suite) for position. 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.   THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY:   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: Fri. 04/12/19 4:00 PM Eastern Time
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Mar 16, 2019
Full Time
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.    We Build Community, in a fast-paced organization that operates by vision, strategy, and action.  Would you fit in?  Apply now. Plans, budgets, organizes, directs and controls the activities of the Police Information Technology Division.   NOTE:  The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. The City offers a wide variety of benefits to their employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City offers 401(a) participation with a 9% City contribution and no employee match!! Say "Hello" to the City of Fort Lauderdale and Say "Goodbye" to Your Student Loan! That's right! Under the U.S. Department of Education's Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program, the remaining balance on your student loan may be forgiven after you have made 120 qualifying monthly payments while working full-time at the City of Fort Lauderdale!  Please visit www.fortlauderdale.gov/PublicServiceLoanForgiveness for more information or to see if you qualify. This job classification is in Management Category I for benefits purposes. This is a non-classified "at-will" position and is not subject to Civil Service Rules or any collective bargaining agreement. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: ESSENTIAL 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 onsite planning, design, development and implementation of various technical projects of the Police Department Supervises the planning, development and design of all data communications installations and maintenance Manages onsite technological staff in support, training, updating, and monitoring of Police Information Systems network and expansion; Provides daily supervision, guidance, feedback, and training to assigned staff; monitors and evaluates work performance Recommends, in the interest of the City, that eligible applicants be hired; that subordinate personnel be transferred, suspended, promoted, or disciplined; and participates in employee grievance processes Plans, prepares and oversees annual budget, including a maintenance budget for technology and system line items; negotiates with vendors for purchase of Public Safety IT systems and applications Serves as a consultant to Police Department personnel on matters pertaining to computer technology, hardware, systems and research Develops techniques and plans for implementation of new procedures and methods in the areas of information and data processing, on-line systems, database management, networks, and distributed data processing systems including hardware and system software Participates in process improvement efforts, ensures performance metrics are collected, adjusts activities as needed Consults with Police staff and IT staff to identify and research new technologies and systems that would provide value to the Police and city staff Performs related work as required THE REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science Five (5) or more years of experience managing complex technology projects and supervising technical staff; two (2) years of previous supervisory experience is required. 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, at the Division Manager's discretion.     Special Requirements:   An in-depth pre-employment background check, including a polygraph exam, will be conducted as part of the selection process as this position is deemed security-sensitive. Felony convictions, convictions of crimes of moral turpitude, or convictions of misdemeanors related to job duties may disqualify you from being considered for this position.  It is your responsibility to provide at time of application, an official disposition of all charges of which you were found guilty, had adjudication withheld, or pled no contest. Positions working with Police systems will require CJIS Certification (Florida Dept. of Law Enforcement) Essential Employees may be required to work during a declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine who will be required to work.   WORKING ENVIRONMENT:  Work Environment: Frequency Working in Designated Environment   Office or similar indoor environment: Frequently or Often  Outdoor environment: Seldom or Never Street environment (near moving traffic): Seldom or Never  Construction site: Seldom or Never  Confined Space: Seldom or Never  In the community (homes, businesses, etc.): Seldom or Never  Lab: Seldom or Never  Warehouse environment: Seldom or Never  PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:  The position involves 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 EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: 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: Thu. 04/04/19 11:59 PM Eastern Time
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Mar 08, 2019
Full Time
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 skilled, journeyman level work of more than average difficulty in the installation, maintenance and repair of electrical systems and equipment. An employee in this class performs a wide variety of assignments requiring the application of electrical trade skills which may include the installation, maintenance and repair of electrical wiring systems, lighting equipment, generators, transformers, street lights, bridges and other electrical systems and equipment.  Work assignments may be oral or written and may be accompanied by sketches, blueprints, schematics or electrical diagrams.  Work is inspected while in progress and/or upon completion of compliance with specifications and standards. Starting salary is dependent upon qualifications and is accompanied by an excellent benefits package. The City offers a wide variety of benefits to their employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City offers 401(a) participation with a 9% City contribution and no employee match!! 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.     THE REQUIREMENTS: High School Diploma or G.E.D. supplemented by a vocational / technical certification in electric work and three (3) to five (5) years of experience at the journeyman level. 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 at the Division Manager's discretion. Journeyman Electrician Certificate issued by the Broward County Central Examining Board. A valid state of Florida driver's license. A Commercial Class B driver's license may be required depending on assigned location Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Mar 02, 2019
Part Time
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 routine clerical work involving the operation of public parking garages and lots.  An employee in this class performs assigned duties in a public parking lot or garage; directs vehicle operators to proper parking areas; may collect money at parking lot booths, gates and garages; enforces lot regulations; and may perform minor maintenance on ticket issuing equipment and in maintaining collection booths. Work may require employees to count and deposit monies collected into proper accounts and to maintain incidental clerical records. Work is performed in accordance with established procedures and is reviewed through audits and results obtained. NOTE:   The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. This position will remain open until a sufficient number of applications have been received. THE REQUIREMENTS:   Have some previous work experience involving extensive public contact. Possess or be able to obtain a valid State of Florida Driver's License, with an acceptable driving record by time of appointment. Preferences: Prior experience working as a Parking Lot Attendant, or in a similar role. THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: 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: Sun. 03/01/20 11:59 PM Eastern Time
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Mar 01, 2019
Full Time
The City of Fort Lauderdale City Attorney's Office is seeking an Assistant City Attorney III with a minimum of 10 years' experience in local government/municipal law and real estate transactions, including the review and drafting of public, private, and commercial leases, easements, and purchase/sale agreements.  The candidate must have excellent drafting, transactional, and negotiation skills and a solid background in handling complex real estate transactions. Candidates must be admitted to practice law in the State of Florida. Please submit your resume and cover letter to Maureen Richards, Law Office Manager, at mrichards @fortlauderdale.gov. NOTE:  This position will remain open until a sufficient number of qualified applications have been received.  See Special Instructions on how to apply below. The City offers a wide variety of benefits to their employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City offers 401(a) participation with a 9% City contribution and no employee match!! Say "Hello" to the City of Fort Lauderdale and Say "Goodbye" to Your Student Loan! That's right! Under the U.S. Department of Education's Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program, the remaining balance on your student loan may be forgiven after you have made 120 qualifying monthly payments while working full-time at the City of Fort Lauderdale!  Please visit www.fortlauderdale.gov/PublicServiceLoanForgiveness for more information or to see if you qualify. This job classification is in Management Category I for benefits purposes. This is a Non-classified,  "at will" position and not subject to Civil Service Rules or any collective bargaining agreement. THE REQUIREMENTS: A minimum of 10 years' experience in local government/municipal law and real estate transactions, including the review and drafting of public, private, and commercial leases, easements, and purchase/sale agreements. The candidate must have excellent drafting, transactional, and negotiation skills and a solid background in handling complex real estate transactions. Candidates must be admitted to practice law in the State of Florida. THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: Special Instructions to Apply: To be considered for this position you must submit your resume along with a cover letter via email directly to Maureen Richards, Law Office Manager, at mrichards @fortlauderdale.gov .  Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Feb 11, 2019
Full Time
  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. 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. An employee in this class is responsible for enforcing the City Code and City Rules and Regulations; assigning, logging in and collecting fees for dock usage; recording of boat arrivals and departures and general maintenance.  The employee schedules the work of assigned employees, issues  marine facility rule violation notices, , monitors VHF marine radios to determine arrival time and space availability, measures water depths, etc.  Assists the marine facilities supervisor in directing the operations of the City Marinas. Responsible for planning, developing, analyzing, evaluating, and advising higher management with the purpose of improving the utilization of City Marinas berth space in order to maximize revenues. Works effectively with the public, marina patrons, and others, as well as exercising supervision over other employees. This is field and office work of average difficulty in the operation of the City's Marine Facilities which includes the City's docks, anchorages, boat ramps, and code enforcement.  Work is performed under the general direction of an administrative superior and the employee must exercise reasonable independent judgment and initiative in performing work assignments within established policies and procedures.  Work is reviewed through observation, conferences and results obtained.   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. Organizes, coordinates, and schedules vessel arrivals/departures Assists in supervising and reviewing work of subordinates, as needed Collects fees and revenues Inspects docks, City property and equipment; creates work orders Performs light repairs and maintenance of marine facilities and equipment; operates the marines facilities boat Addresses concerns and complaints from the public and marina patrons Attends meetings and training that involves coordinating and responding to emergency situations such as hurricanes and natural disasters Assesses damages and estimates costs; places repair work orders; contacts City contractors for repairs Performs related work as required NOTE:   The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. The City offers a wide variety of benefits to their employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City offers 401(a) participation with a 9% City contribution and no employee match!! Say "Hello" to the City of Fort Lauderdale and Say "Goodbye" to Your Student Loan! That's right! Under the U.S. Department of Education's Public Service Loan Forgiveness ( PSLF ) program, the remaining balance on your student loan may be forgiven after you have made 120 qualifying monthly payments while working full-time at the City of Fort Lauderdale!  Please visit StudentAid.gov/ publicservice for more information or to see if you qualify.   This job classification is included within the bargaining unit represented by Teamsters Local Union 769 and therefore is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Teamsters Local Union 769. THE REQUIREMENTS: Have successfully graduated from an accredited high school or possess a G.E.D. from a recognized issuing agency. Possess a minimum of three (3) years of responsible work in a public or private marina with some supervisory experience. Preference will be given to applicants who have been certified by the U.S.C.G. Auxiliary or the Power Squadron Basic Course *Candidate should have basic computer knowledge (i.e. Microsoft Office Suite) for position. THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: 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 City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Feb 02, 2019
Full Time
THIS POSTING DOES NOT HAVE AN END DATE, AS VACANCIES BECOME AVAILABLE APPLICATIONS WILL BE REVIEWED.   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.   Performs entry-level facility maintenance duties, which includes minor repairs of building systems, cleaning restrooms, trash pick-up, etc.   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.     Hand weeds, fertilizes, and waters ornamental plant beds; may assist in the installation and maintenance of annual plant beds Operates gas-operated trimming/edging equipment to trim/edge around trees, signs, landscaped beds, etc.; waters and fertilizes lawn areas Operates smaller gas-operated riding lawn mowers and large push mowers to cut grass in parks, medians, and other City-maintained areas and facilities Picks up litter and debris by use of pick sticks, blowers or vacuums; empties trash receptacles Trims and prunes trees, shrubs and bushes from ground level by use of hand tools such as hand clippers and pole saws; loads trucks with trimmings and other debris Paints over graffiti using either roller or brush; and/or removes graffiti via use of proper cleaning materials Maintains and cleans areas using rakes, hoes, shovels, blowers, and related tools and equipment Performs minor maintenance and repair to park furniture and related equipment Operates light trucks and other automotive equipment as needed Performs basic maintenance to tools and equipment Performs related work as required 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.       THE REQUIREMENTS:   High School Diploma and some knowledge of manual maintenance work methods, procedures, tools, equipment and tasks. Possess a current and valid State of Florida Class "E" driver's license with an acceptable driving record. May require CDL-B with airbrakes THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: 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: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 15, 2019
Full Time
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.    We Build Community, in a fast-paced organization that operates by vision, strategy, and action.  Would you fit in?  Apply now. The Data Warehouse Analyst ensures that Business Intelligence systems and processes are in place to develop accurate and timely insights, support strategic analytic initiatives and develop the City's analytics capabilities. Works with internal stakeholders to understand their business information needs, gather requirements, design, build, implement, test and maintain BI solutions. Develop citywide BI information strategy and technology roadmap. This is highly responsible professional and technical work of more than average difficulty in the analysis, development, implementation and maintenance of data warehousing technology, including collaboration with business units to analyze and define program requirements. An employee in this class is responsible for performing complex data warehouse architecture, design, population and maintenance, writing technical user documentation and providing training, and designing and writing user reports.  Incumbents must work effectively with City customer departments to learn organizational functions and to ensure the accuracy of data warehouse information. Under direction, an employee in this class is required to exercise considerable initiative and independent judgment in the creation, implementation and use of data warehousing technology.  Advice and assistance are available in handling more complex matters.  Work is reviewed through personal conferences, analysis of written reports, and the quality and accuracy of the data warehouses.   ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS   Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification.   The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position.    Performs complex data warehouse architecture and design Works with database management systems including access via Open Database Connectivity (ODBC), Structured Query Language (SQL), Stored Procedures Works with data warehouse design techniques utilizing SQL-based databases such as Oracle or Microsoft (MS) SQL Server Works with multiple operating systems including current versions of Windows (desktop and server), UNIX and Linux and network and application file transfer protocols Determines user requirements for data extract and design and writes reports, analysis and verifies data extracts for accuracy Performs research, analysis, planning and implementation of information systems technology Plans, manages, prioritizes and implements complex technology plan projects Coordinates with outside vendors and City department personnel to ensure projects are completed in accordance within schedule and scope Provides data warehouse architecture, design, population and maintenance Works with vendors on problems and upgrades to data warehouses Works with City enterprise applications such as financial, payroll, human resources, building permits and billing activities Provides primary support for Payroll Projections for the Budget Office Establishes and maintains effective working relationships with City officials and employees, vendor representatives, and the general public Performs related work as required NOTE:  The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. This position will remain open until a sufficient number of qualifying applications have been received. The City offers a wide variety of benefits to their employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City offers 401(a) participation with a 9% City contribution and no employee match!! Say "Hello" to the City of Fort Lauderdale and Say "Goodbye" to Your Student Loan! That's right! Under the U.S. Department of Education's Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program, the remaining balance on your student loan may be forgiven after you have made 120 qualifying monthly payments while working full-time at the City of Fort Lauderdale!  Please visit www.fortlauderdale.gov/PublicServiceLoanForgiveness for more information or to see if you qualify. This job classification is in Management Category III for benefits purposes. This job classification is included within the bargaining unit represented by Federation of Public Employees and therefore is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Federation of Public Employees. THE REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor's Degree in computer science, information systems, or a closely related field, and at least three (3) years of experience in database design, data warehouse design, report writing, Structured Query Language (SQL) design and query writing.  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, at the Division Manager's discretion. Possess or be able to obtain a State of Florida driver's license. THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: 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 City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Dec 19, 2018
Full Time
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 Building Services Division of the Department of Sustainable Development is seeking a Structural Plans Examiner. This is responsible technical work of more than average difficulty in the review and analysis of plans and specifications to determine compliance with the City of Fort Lauderdale Building and Zoning Ordinances, the Florida Building Code, and related technical codes. An employee in this class is responsible for Inspects a variety of construction blueprints, projects and permit applications to determine whether plans, specifications, and materials conform to legally established requirements including the Florida Building Code and all local laws and ordinances. Reviews plans and deals with the public, but also responsible for field assignments as necessary. The employee must exercise considerable independent judgment; however, unusual and complex technical problems are reviewed with a superior.  Work is reviewed through conferences, plan review reports and observation of results obtained. The City offers a wide variety of benefits to their employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City offers 401(a) participation with a 9% City contribution and no employee match!! 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. THE REQUIREMENTS: MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS   High School Diploma or equivalent.  Additional qualifying work experience may substitute on a year-for-year basis for the required education, at the division manager's discretion. Must be certified by the State of Florida, Building Code Administrators and Inspectors Board (BCAIB), as a Structural Plans Examiner and Structural Inspector, and must meet at least one of the following: BORA Board Certification; Certificate of Competency as a General Contractor issued by an agency approved by the Broward County Board of Rules and Appeals Must be licensed by the State of Florida, DBPR, as an Architect or Professional Engineer, having practiced for a minimum of five (5) years, two (2) years of which shall have been within the High Velocity Hurricane Zone, or Must have Seven (7) years of combined experience as a licensed General Contractor (Unlimited), five (5) years of which shall have been construction experience in the Structural discipline, two (2) years of which shall have been within the HVHZ, and a minimum of two (2) years as a Structural Inspector, or Must have five (5) years of experience as a Structural Plans Examiner or Structural Inspector, and two (2) years of construction experience in the Structural discipline, which shall have been within the HVHZ, and certified by BCAIB Possess a Florida driver's license with an acceptable driving record, or be able to obtain one by date of hire.        Special Requirements:   Essential Employees may be required to work during a declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine who will be required to work.   Non-Essential Employees will not be required to work during a declared emergency but may be required to work in some capacity after the declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine when the employee will be required to work.   NOTE:  Required certifications must be kept current during employment in this class. THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: NOTE: This posting will remain open until a sufficient number of qualified applications have been received. 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 City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Dec 09, 2018
Part Time
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. THE REQUIREMENTS: Requirements for the Rec Instructor II - PLAY Licensed After-school Specialty Instructors* (Fitness, Dance, Art, Cooking, Science, Reading, etc.) 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:  Once hired, licensed after-school personnel will be required to complete additional documentation and forms to ensure County and State compliance. 40 hours Child Care Training and transcripts required Local/FDLE Background Screening Proof of HS Diploma or GED required Pediatric CPR/First Aid - or obtain within 90 days of employment. Experience working in Licensed After-school program preferred. THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: 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: Mon. 03/25/19 12:00 AM Eastern Time
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Dec 09, 2018
Part Time
This is specialized recreational work of an instructional nature. Under the supervision of the Recreation Programmer, the Water Aerobics Instructor is responsible for providing effective programming in the area of Water Aerobics Instruction.  The Instructor will conduct water aerobic exercises using delta bells, exercise bands, and a variety of other water fitness equipment.  The Water Aerobics Instructor is also responsible for promoting and supporting the vision and core values of the City of Fort Lauderdale while teaching and interacting with patrons, volunteers, and staff. THE REQUIREMENTS: Possess a valid American Red Cross C.P.R. for the Professional Rescuer and First Aid Certificate.   United States Water Fitness Association Certification or equivalent preferred.   American Red Cross Lifeguard Training Certification or equivalent preferred.   NOTE :  Instructors are classified by experience and knowledge. THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: 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: Mon. 03/25/19 12:00 AM Eastern Time
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Dec 09, 2018
Part Time
THIS POSTING IS FOR PT CITY-WIDE EVENTS ONLY This is specialized work performed at one of the City's recreational facilities. Duties may vary depending on event and facility assigned. Supervision is limited once the duties and the procedures are learned. Additional duties may include minimal responsibilities regarding supervision of entry level employees.   ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: AS VACANCIES BECOME AVAILABLE APPLICATIONS WILL BE REVIEWED. IF YOU ARE CHOSEN FOR AN INTERVIEW YOU WILL BE NOTIFIED THE REQUIREMENTS:   Have some experience related to the work assigned. Employees in this class may perform any of the following or related duties. Sells tickets to patrons, takes payment and makes change. Directs the ticket collectors and ushers. Performs security service in and adjacent to the facility. Collects tickets at turnstiles and prevents non-ticketed admissions. Directs patrons to proper seats, restrooms, concession stands, etc. Keeps restroom supplies filled and monitors restrooms during events. Provides first aid to patrons, particpants, and workers. Directs vehicle operators to proper parking areas and may collect parking fees. Cleans facilities during and after the event. Performs related work as required. THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: 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: Sat. 08/31/19 11:59 PM Eastern Time
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Dec 09, 2018
Part Time
THIS POSTING IS FOR PT ADMINISTRATIVE POSITIONS ONLY This is specialized work performed at one of the City's facilities. Duties may vary depending on event and facility assigned. Supervision is limited once the duties and the procedures are learned. Additional duties may include minimal responsibilities regarding supervision of entry level employees. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: THIS POSTING DOES NOT HAVE AN END DATE, AS VACANCIES BECOME AVAILABLE APPLICATIONS WILL BE REVIEWED. IF YOU ARE CHOSEN FOR AN INTERVIEW YOU WILL BE NOTIFIED THE REQUIREMENTS:   Have some experience related to the work assigned. Employees in this class may perform any of the following or related duties. General office experience and Microsoft Office skills. This includes calendar management, electronic and hardcopy record keeping, internal and external communications, document/data tracking, composition of memoranda, spreadsheets and all other duties associated with the day to day operation of professional government offices. Be able to communicate clearly, both orally and in writing at all levels of the organization Performs related work as required. THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: Applications will be reviewed and the hiring authority will contact those applicants whose application reflects the best match of experience for the position when there is a vacancy.   Closing Date/Time: Thu. 11/28/19 11:59 PM Eastern Time
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Dec 09, 2018
Part Time
The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking dynamic, experienced and professional dance instructors to teach Ballet, Tap and/or Jazz classes to children, adults and seniors. Instructors are responsible for teaching skills, leading choreography and directing live performances.    THE REQUIREMENTS: Have successfully graduated from a standard high school or possess a G.E.D. from a recognized issuing agency. Experience in organizing and instructing dance groups for school aged children, teens and adults Experience with teaching skills, and planning, teaching and executing a performance Additional Requirements: Evenings and weekends as needed THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: 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: Fri. 11/29/19 11:59 PM Eastern Time
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Dec 09, 2018
Part Time
The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking dynamic, experienced and professional dance instructors to teach theatre classes to children, adults and seniors. Instructors are responsible for teaching skills, leading choreography and directing live performances.    THE REQUIREMENTS: Have successfully graduated from a standard high school or possess a G.E.D. from a recognized issuing agency. Experience in organizing and instructing dance groups for school aged children and teens Experience with teaching skills, and planning, teaching and executing a performance Additional Requirements: Evenings and weekends as needed THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: 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: Fri. 11/29/19 11:59 PM Eastern Time
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Dec 09, 2018
Part Time
The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking dynamic, experienced and professional dance instructors to teach visual arts to children, adults and seniors. Instructors are responsible for teaching skills, leading choreography and directing live performances.    THE REQUIREMENTS: Have successfully graduated from a standard high school or possess a G.E.D. from a recognized issuing agency. Experience in organizing and instructing dance groups for school aged children, teens and adults Experience with teaching skills, and planning, teaching and executing a performance Additional Requirements: Evenings and weekends as needed THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: 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: Fri. 11/29/19 11:59 PM Eastern Time
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Dec 09, 2018
Full Time
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 Building Services Division of the Department of Sustainable Development is seeking a Senior Building Inspector. SALARY RANGE $35.05 - $54.33 Hourly $72,912.68 - $113,009.35 Annually   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. Inspects new and existing building installations in residential, commercial, and industrial buildings for compliance with the Florida Building Code, High Velocity Hurricane Zone (HVHZ), safety standards, laws and ordinances. Reviews building plans and specifications of proposed building installations in detail for compliance with the Florida Building Code, City Code of Ordinances and other applicable rules and regulations effective in the City prior to the issuance of building permits. Reviews plans, deals with the public and responsible for field assignments as necessary.   ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS   Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification.   The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Inspects new and existing building installations in residential, commercial, and industrial buildings and personal structures for conformance with the building code, safety standards, laws and ordinances Inspects buildings and other structures, land use and land or building development or modification for structural conformance and for conformity with zoning rules and regulations effective in the City Reviews building plans and specifications in detail for conformity with the Florida Building Code, City Code of Ordinances and other applicable rules and regulations effective in the City prior to the issuance of building permits Researches property records and permits history Confers with architects, engineers, general contractors, attorneys, property owners and others regarding plans review, building inspection, building materials and practices and code enforcement matters Inspects alteration and repair jobs; checks roof and foundation connections for building additions Answers inquiries concerning building code requirements Assists planning, organizing and directing a coordinated building inspection program Develops and updates programs, policies, work methods and procedures necessary for the effective and efficient operation of construction inspections Reviews detailed plans and specifications of proposed building construction prior to the issuance of building permits Prepares reports and maintains inspection records of work performed Works under the direction of an administrative superior Performs related work as required This job classification is included within the bargaining unit represented by Teamsters Local Union 769 and therefore is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Teamsters Local Union 769. The City offers a wide variety of benefits to their employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City offers 401(a) participation with a 9% City contribution, no vesting and no employee match!!   Say "Hello" to the City of Fort Lauderdale and Say "Goodbye" to Your Student Loan! That's right! Under the U.S. Department of Education's Public Service Loan Forgiveness ( PSLF ) program, the remaining balance on your student loan may be forgiven after you have made 120 qualifying monthly payments while working full-time at the City of Fort Lauderdale!   Please visit www.fortlauderdale.gov/PublicServiceLoanForgiveness for more information or to see if you qualify. THE REQUIREMENTS: MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS High School Diploma or equivalent.  Additional qualifying work experience may substitute on a year-for-year basis for the required education, at the division manager's discretion. An Architect or an Engineer in the discipline requested and having practiced within the area of High     Velocity Hurricane Zone (HVHZ) for at least three (3) years, or Five (5) years construction experience in the Structural discipline in a supervisory capacity of which at least two (2) hears shall have been within the jurisdiction of the HVHZ code, or Five (5) years construction experience in the Structural discipline and five (5) years as an active State Certified Structural Inspector of which at least two (2) years shall have been within the jurisdiction of the HVHZ code. Also, must possess current BCAIB certification as a structural/building plans examiner with 2 years' experience as a Structural/Building Inspector in the HVHZ. Possess a Florida driver's license with an acceptable driving record, or be able to obtain one by date of hire. Special Requirements:   Essential Employees may be required to work during a declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine who will be required to work.   Non-Essential Employees will not be required to work during a declared emergency but may be required to work in some capacity after the declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine when the employee will be required to work. NOTE:  Required certifications/licenses must be kept current to continue employment in this class. THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: Please note: This position will remain open until enough qualified applications have been received. 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 City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Mar 21, 2019
Full Time
The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking a creative, visionary professional to fill the position of Business Operations Manager for its Department of Public Works. The ideal candidate will provide direct supervisory leadership and program and project management within the Department of Public Works.  Would you fit in? Click here to apply .   The successful candidate will have at least five years of experience in local government/non-profit organization, demonstrate knowledge of the principles, concepts, theories and practices of governmental financial management, and have the ability to work effectively in a collaborative team environment including the development, coaching and mentoring of departmental staff. In addition, the ideal candidate for this position understands government finance and public works administration, exceptional interpersonal and communication skills, and a commitment to customer service excellence.   ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification.  The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position.   Plans, organizes, assigns, reviews and evaluates the work of a large professional and clerical staff engaged in administrative functions such as processing and monitoring financial transactions; personnel management; grants administration; budget development and monitoring; benchmarking and performance management metrics; development of economic resources, and other departmental administration activities Participates in the formulation, preparation and control of the department's budget by consulting with the department's budget coordinator regarding funding requests, organizational structure, staffing requirements, expenditure levels, budget justifications and narratives, suggesting cost-cutting alternatives, and advising personnel on budget problems, processes and procedures Makes recommendations to the Department Director or designee regarding operational policies, procedures, expenditures, plans, and other administrative matters as they affect the assigned divisions Develops and recommends adoption of updates or revisions to policies, procedures, equipment and systems to increase efficiency of departmental operations Assists department director with personnel administration, labor relations, and disciplinary meetings and hearings Determines work procedures, reviews and expedites work flow; assigns duties and work for conformance to policies and procedures Conducts staff meetings to ensure staff is informed regarding ongoing issues and concerns, and to exchange ideas, discuss operational problems and provide solutions Composes and signs correspondence to City Commission, citizens, other government agencies, contractors, vendors and City personnel; arranges, conducts and represents department at conferences and meetings with above said parties Performs related work as required THE REQUIREMENTS: Have a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in Finance, Public Administration, Business Administration, or another related field Must possess at least five (5) years of work experience in one or more of the following: the analysis, planning and development of programs, policies, operations, methods and/or procedures; the evaluation of program and operation effectiveness; the development of revised administrative practices in order to meet program, policy, organizational or legislative change, to expedite work, to effect economies of time, money, personnel and equipment, or to otherwise assist in the solution of administrative and management problems 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 A Master's Degree in Business or Public Administration is preferred THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: Depending on the number of applications and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method. Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify. 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 in the Florida Statutes. To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form (J-204) with application.   Closing Date/Time: Mon. 04/08/19 5:00 PM Eastern Time