Waco is centrally located in the heart of Texas on the I-35 corridor midway between Dallas-Fort Worth and Austin. This progressive and diverse city with a vibrant community spirit offers major attractions, museums, recreation, and abundant shopping to more than 140,000 residents. Waco is the 25th largest city in Texas and the county seat of McLennan County.

Waco is not only briming with Texas history, economic opportunity, and a rich variety of cultural experiences, it is also a major seat of high learning within three major colleges in its city limits including Baylor University, Texas State Technical College and McLennan Community College.

The city is also the birthplace of Dr. Pepper, the Texas Ranger Hall of Fame Museum and the Texas Sports Hall of Fame.  Waco boasts one of the biggest and best municipal parks in Texas, Cameron Park. While the park is located in the middle of downtown situated on the Brazos and Bosque River it hosts numerous races, triathlons, boat races and much, much more.

Governance and Organization

Waco is a home rule city with a council-manager form of government. The City Council is comprised of a Mayor, elected at-large, and five City Council members representing single-member districts, all serving two-year terms. The City Council sets the tax rate, approves the budget, appoints members to City boards and commissions, enacts City ordinances, and appoints the City Manager, City Attorney, City Secretary, and the Municipal Court Judge.

The City has a strong Financial Management Policy that guides the operation and delivery of quality City services, contributes to excellent AA+ and Aa1 bond ratings, and maintains an unassigned fund balance reserve in the General Fund equal to 28% of current year budgeted expenditures. The City of Waco has more than 1,600 employees and a total operating budget of over $400 million.

The City provides a full range of municipal services including a regional airport, animal services, building inspections, code enforcement, convention and visitors bureau, emergency management, housing and community development, economic development, fire, public health, library, municipal court, parks and recreation, planning, police, public works, Texas Ranger Hall of Fame Museum, utilities and zoo operations.  

The City Council and City Manager are committed to the mission of providing exemplary municipal services for citizens and visitors in a collaborative and transparent manner while honoring the public’s trust. Waco values include providing excellent and innovative services, promoting equality and inclusion, focusing on teamwork, investing in people and always doing the right thing.

With the City of Waco, you will find our home; where everyone belongs and thrives as move forward together.

84 job(s) at City of Waco

CITY OF WACO, TEXAS Waco, Texas, United States
Jan 21, 2021
Summer Worker-Seasonal City of Waco, TX 1 of 3 Summer Worker - Seasonal Seasonal 5551 Physical Type # 1 Safety Sensitive Education Curator Zoo - Education 208 PRIMARY DUTY: Under close supervision, teaches one age group of Zoo Camp along with various other educational classes at the Zoo. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include any of the following representative duties, knowledge and skills. Factors such as regular attendance at the job are not routinely listed in job descriptions but are an essential function. Essential duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following: • Instructs and supervises one age group of students (K-1st, 2nd-3rd, or 4th-6th) during Zoo Camp. Follows camp curriculum, sets up activities and crafts, presents education animals and facilitates games. Duties may vary according to age group and curriculum. • Supervises teen volunteers assigned to their group of campers. • Organizes recreation activities, supervises program participants and enforces rules, regulations and safety precautions on Zoo grounds; maintains discipline, monitors behavior and resolves issues. • Reports and resolves complaints, requests, safety conditions, security issues and illegal activities. • Supports the relationship between the City of Waco and the general public by demonstrating courteous and cooperative behavior when interacting with citizens, visitors and City staff; maintains confidentiality of work- related issues and City information • Performs other related and assigned duties as required. • Driving is essential. KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Knowledge: • City policies and procedures. • Policies, rules and regulations governing the conduct and safety of zoo programs. Skill in: • Working with and supervising children. • Background in leading children's games, arts and crafts. • Animal handling experience or willing to be trained to handle and teach about many types of animals, including mammals, birds, reptiles and invertebrates. • Interacting with people of different social, economic and ethnic backgrounds. • Establishing and maintaining cooperative working relationships with co-workers and general public. • Promoting and enforcing safe work practices. • Communicating effectively verbally and in writing. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: • High School diploma or GED is required LICENSE AND CERTIFICATION: • Must possess a valid Texas Driver's License. Summer Worker - Seasonal City of Waco, TX 2 of 3 PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING ENVIRONMENT: 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 physical activities of this position include: o Stooping - Bending body downward and forward by bending spine at the waist. o Kneeling - Bending legs at knee to come to a rest on knee or knees. o Crouching - Bending the body downward and forward by bending leg and spine. o Crawling - Moving about on hands and knees or hands and feet. o Reaching - Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction. o Standing - Particularly for sustained periods of time. o Walking - Moving about on foot to accomplish tasks, particularly for long distances. o Pushing - Using upper extremities to press against something with steady force in order to thrust forward, downward or outward. o Pulling - Using upper extremities to exert force in order to drag, haul or tug objects in a sustained motion. o Lifting - Raising objects from a lower to a higher position or moving objects horizontally from position-to-position. This factor is important if it occurs to a considerable degree and requires substantial use of upper extremities and back muscles. o Finger Dexterity - Picking, pinching, typing or otherwise working, primarily with fingers rather than with the whole hand as in handling. o Grasping - Applying pressure to an object with the fingers and palm. o Feeling - Perceiving attributes of objects, such as size, shape, temperature or texture by touching with skin, particularly that of fingertips. o Talking - Expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word. Those activities in which they must convey detailed or important spoken instructions to other workers accurately, loudly, or quickly. o Hearing - Perceiving the nature of sounds at normal speaking levels with or without correction. Ability to receive detailed information through oral communication and to make the discriminations in sound. o Repetitive motion - Substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands and/or fingers. • The physical requirements of this position o Heavy work. Must be able to withstand outdoor heat for extended amounts of time, work outside in a variety of conditions, be able to lift 50 lbs., walk long distances, and participate in a wide variety of children's activities. This job description is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required. City management has exclusive rights to alter this job description at any time without notice. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an 'at-will' relationship. Summer Worker - Seasonal City of Waco, TX 3 of 3 Job Description Acknowledgement I verify that I have received a copy of my job description by the signature below. As an employee of the City of Waco, I understand the duties and responsibilities assigned to me. Furthermore, I understand that the duties listed above are guidelines and will change over time, as necessary. From time to time, I understand that I may be asked to perform duties and handle responsibilities that are not specifically addressed in my job description.
CITY OF WACO, TEXAS Waco, Texas, United States
Jan 16, 2021
Senior Financial Professional - PT City of Waco, TX 1 of 3 Senior Financial Professional - Part-Time Professional / Technical 1485 Director of Finance Finance 233 Non-Exempt Physical Type #1 PRIMARY DUTY: Under basic supervision, assists the Director of Finance with development of complex financial reports, analyses, budgets, and contracts; provides technical assistance to staff; develops status and summary financial reports. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include any of the following representative duties, knowledge and skills. Factors such as regular attendance at the job are not routinely listed in job descriptions, but are an essential function. Essential duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following: • Provides assistance with analysis and reporting of financial and technical information. • Evaluates and analyzes financial issues and recommends solutions: coordinates work with other City departments and agencies. • Prepares budgets, projections, financial reports, information for cost allocation plan and insurance allocation plan, and analysis of internal service funds. Interprets and explains the City's accounting policies, procedures, rules and regulations. • Performs a variety of technical accounting functions for the City; evaluates and analyzes financial issues and policies and recommends solutions; coordinates work with other City departments and agencies; • Using knowledge of Finance Department policies and procedures; maintains financial records; reviews and processes technical accounting documents and evaluates and corrects technical accounting information. • Assists with development and preparation of internal and external financial reports, financial analyses, regulatory agency reports, consolidated financial statements and Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR); assists auditors with preparation of annual financial analyses and reports. • Reviews journal entries for accuracy and completeness and corrects entries within scope of authority. • Prepares status reports and assures effective communication of financial issues. • Supports the relationship between the City of Waco and the general public by demonstrating courteous and cooperative behavior when interacting with citizens, visitors and City staff; maintains confidentiality of work- related issues and City information. • Performs other related and assigned duties as required • Driving is an essential function of the job. KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Knowledge: • City organization, operations, policies and procedures. • Government Accounting Standards Board (GASB), Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) and Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) standards, recommended practices and policies, rules and regulatory reporting requirements. • Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and Generally Accepted Auditing Principles governing Public Sector financial management. • State and federal statutes, rules and regulations governing public funds and debt management. • Record keeping and file maintenance principles and procedures. • General ledger reconciliation standards. • Business and personal computers and spreadsheet software applications. Senior Financial Professional - PT City of Waco, TX 2 of 3 Skill in: • Working independently to perform a wide variety of accounting functions, using knowledge of Finance Department policies and procedures. • Analyzing financial issues, evaluating alternatives and developing recommendations and reports. • Meeting deadlines and strict time frames for processing technical documents and reports. • Maintaining interrelated financial and technical records and identifying and reconciling errors. • Understanding and applying City policies and procedures and applicable federal and state regulations. • Explaining City policies and procedures while exercising the highest degree of confidentiality. • Establishing and maintaining cooperative working relationships with co-workers. • Communicating effectively verbally and in writing. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration or related field is required; AND five years' experience in government accounting and budgeting; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience. LICENSE AND CERTIFICATION: • A valid Texas Driver's License is preferred. • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) license from Texas State Board of Public Accountancy is desirable; specific technical certifications and training may be required for some incumbents. PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING ENVIRONMENT: 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 physical activities of this position include: o Balancing - Maintaining body equilibrium to prevent falling and walking, standing or crouching on narrow, slippery, or erratically moving surfaces. o Reaching - Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction. o Walking - Moving about on foot to accomplish tasks, particularly for long distances or moving from one work site to another. o Pushing - Using upper extremities to press against something with steady force in order to thrust forward, downward or outward. o Pulling - Using upper extremities to exert force in order to drag, haul or tug objects in a sustained motion. o Lifting - Raising objects from a lower to a higher position or moving objects horizontally from position-to-position. This factor is important if it occurs to a considerable degree and requires substantial use of upper extremities and back muscles. o Finger Dexterity - Picking, pinching, typing or otherwise working, primarily with fingers rather than with the whole hand as in handling. o Grasping - Applying pressure to an object with the fingers and palm. o Feeling - Perceiving attributes of objects, such as size, shape, temperature or texture by touching with skin, particularly that of fingertips. o Talking - Expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word. Those activities in which they must convey detailed or important spoken instructions to other workers accurately, loudly, or quickly. o Hearing - Perceiving the nature of sounds at normal speaking levels with or without correction. Ability to receive detailed information through oral communication and to make the discriminations in sound. o Repetitive motion - Substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands and/or fingers. • The physical requirements of this position: Senior Financial Professional - PT City of Waco, TX 3 of 3 o Sedentary work. Exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects, including the human body. Sedentary work involves sitting most of the time. • The visual acuity requirements including color, depth perception and field vision: o The worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading. • The conditions the worker will be subject to in this position: o Work is performed primarily in an office setting or well-lit, temperature-controlled working environment. This job description is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required. City management has exclusive rights to alter this job description at any time without notice. Employees will be required to follow any other job related instructions and to perform any other job related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an 'at-will' relationship. Job Description Acknowledgement I verify that I have received a copy of my job description by the signature below. As an employee of the City of Waco, I understand the duties and responsibilities assigned to me. Furthermore, I understand that the duties listed above are guidelines and will change over time, as necessary. From time to time, I understand that I may be asked to perform duties and handle responsibilities that are not specifically addressed in my job description.
CITY OF WACO, TEXAS Waco, Texas, United States
Jan 15, 2021
Utilities Customer Service Representative City of Waco, TX 1 of 3 Utilities Customer Service Representative Office / Clerical 8640 Customer Service Supervisor Utilities 217 Non-Exempt Physical Type #1 PRIMARY DUTY: Under basic supervision, performs customer service functions for clients of the Water Utility Services Department (WUSD). ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include any of the following representative duties, knowledge and skills. Factors such as regular attendance at the job are not routinely listed in job descriptions, but are an essential function. Essential duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following: • Provides customer services for WUSD clients; processes new customers, payments, service requests, service charges and adjustments according to City policies and procedures. • Prepares records and billing account updates, creates work orders, enters and verifies data, processes documents and transactions, resolves customer service issues and provides special customer services. • Provides prompt, courteous and accurate service to the public with WUSD services questions, requests for information and complaints in order to maintain positive customer service relations. • Supports the relationship between the City of Waco and the general public by demonstrating courteous and cooperative behavior when interacting with citizens, visitors and City staff; maintains confidentiality of work- related issues and City information. • Perform other related and assigned duties as required. • Driving is essential KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Knowledge: • City policies and procedures. • City utility billing rules and procedures. • Principles of record keeping, accounting and bookkeeping and records management. • Customer service principles and methods. • City and Microsoft software. • Federal and state regulations, including applicable FTC and Banking regulations. Skill in: • Entering data and numerical information into a computer system with speed and accuracy and maintaining electronic records, files and databases. • Operating a personal computer utilizing standard and specialized enterprise software. • Communicating effectively verbally and in writing. • Analyzing problems, resolving disputes and presenting effective solutions. • Assessing and prioritizing multiple tasks, projects and demands. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: High School Diploma or GED equivalent is required; AND two years' customer service, call-center or bookkeeping experience. LICENSE AND CERTIFICATION: Utilities Customer Service Representative City of Waco, TX 2 of 3 • Must possess a valid Texas Driver's License. • According to the needs of the City, specific training and certifications may be required. PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING ENVIRONMENT: 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 physical activities of this position include: o Balancing - Maintaining body equilibrium to prevent falling and walking, standing or crouching on narrow, slippery, or erratically moving surfaces. o Reaching - Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction. o Walking - Moving about on foot to accomplish tasks, particularly for long distances or moving from one work site to another. o Pushing - Using upper extremities to press against something with steady force in order to thrust forward, downward or outward. o Pulling - Using upper extremities to exert force in order to drag, haul or tug objects in a sustained motion. o Lifting - Raising objects from a lower to a higher position or moving objects horizontally from position-to-position. This factor is important if it occurs to a considerable degree and requires substantial use of upper extremities and back muscles. o Finger Dexterity - Picking, pinching, typing or otherwise working, primarily with fingers rather than with the whole hand as in handling. o Grasping - Applying pressure to an object with the fingers and palm. o Feeling - Perceiving attributes of objects, such as size, shape, temperature or texture by touching with skin, particularly that of fingertips. o Talking - Expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word. Those activities in which they must convey detailed or important spoken instructions to other workers accurately, loudly, or quickly. o Hearing - Perceiving the nature of sounds at normal speaking levels with or without correction. Ability to receive detailed information through oral communication and to make the discriminations in sound. o Repetitive motion - Substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands and/or fingers. • The physical requirements of this position: o Sedentary work. Exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects, including the human body. Sedentary work involves sitting most of the time. • The visual acuity requirements including color, depth perception and field vision: o The worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading. • The conditions the worker will be subject to in this position: o Work is performed primarily in an office setting or well-lit, temperature-controlled working environment. This job description is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required. City management has exclusive rights to alter this job description at any time without notice. Employees will be required to follow any other job related instructions and to perform any other job related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an 'at-will' relationship. Utilities Customer Service Representative City of Waco, TX 3 of 3 Job Description Acknowledgement I verify that I have received a copy of my job description by the signature below. As an employee of the City of Waco, I understand the duties and responsibilities assigned to me. Furthermore, I understand that the duties listed above are guidelines and will change over time, as necessary. From time to time, I understand that I may be asked to perform duties and handle responsibilities that are not specifically addressed in my job description.
CITY OF WACO, TEXAS Waco, Texas, United States
Jan 09, 2021
Librarian-Teen - 2017 City of Waco, TX 1 of 4 Librarian - Teen Professional / Technical 4454 Physical Type # 1 Director of Library Services Library 122 Exempt PRIMARY DUTY: Under general supervision, performs professional-level librarian duties, utilizing current technology and traditional resources to meet the informational, instructional, educational and recreational needs of the community; to include providing prompt and friendly service to the public at the reference desk. The incumbent is also responsible for providing quality library service and programming to young adults (typically ages 12 - 18) with diverse backgrounds and abilities. This position also manages assigned library programs and recommends plans, programs and policies for the Waco-McLennan County Library (WPL). ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include any of the following representative duties, knowledge and skills. Factors such as regular attendance at the job are not routinely listed in job descriptions but are an essential function. Essential duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following: • Provide research, reference and information assistance to teens and adults. • Provide readers' advisory services to teens and adults. • Research, evaluate, and select materials for the teen collection at all four locations. • Maintain order and neatness of materials throughout the teen collection at all four locations. • Responsible for the development and implementation of special programs and services for teens to encourage the use of the library by young adults between the ages of 12 and 18 at all four locations. • Performs on-line database information retrieval from various national databases. Provides technical and professional assistance to library patrons and teaches the use of library resources and equipment for performing research; assists and instructs people in the most efficient and effective ways to identify, locate, access and use public information and resources; processes patron's requests for additional resources and discusses with other WPL staff; duties may vary according to job assignment. • Develops and presents library programs for teens at all four branches to meet the informational, instructional, educational and recreational needs of the community; provides a level of service to keeps pace with customer needs and requests. • Maintains assigned print and electronic media collections and resources; assists with collection development; reviews books and electronic media available, evaluates options, selects materials to meet the needs of the community and recommends additions to the collection; reviews and evaluates current collection and recommends the removal of books and other resources that are no longer appropriate for the collection. • Monitors the database and verifies the accuracy during cataloging of acquisitions. • Oversees library security and checks to assure patrons comply with policies and procedures; verifies that quality standards are met, and appropriate services are provided; assists with training of volunteers and staff. • Develops special promotions for patrons, including outreach programs and training classes. • Responds to general inquiries from the public; provides information, instructions and assistance within scope of authority; assists customers with requests, applications, government forms and other documents; interprets and explains library policies, procedures, rules and regulations to staff and patrons. • Circulates materials and coordinates patron services; processes book and media requests; researches multiple databases to determine availability of items and correct source of borrowing; administers checking in and out procedures for Library materials; creates new patron records. • Gathers and compiles data for reports and prepares statistical and analytical reports of Library activities and operations; reviews circulation data and prepares usage reports. • Promotes WPL programs and services to community agencies, advocates and citizen groups. Librarian - Teen City of Waco, TX 2 of 4 • Supports the relationship between the City of Waco and the general public by demonstrating courteous and cooperative behavior when interacting with citizens, visitors and City staff; maintains confidentiality of work-related issues and City information. • Provides reference service and resource recommendations using print, media and digital resources. • Provides basic circulation service, as needed. • Substitutes at branches as needed. • Performs other related and assigned duties as required. • Driving is essential. KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Knowledge: • Proficiency with Windows-based Pc's, Microsoft Office products, web searching and email. • Special knowledge of publishing trends, authors, titles and reading interest of adults. • In-depth knowledge of library materials, services and operations. • Knowledge of emerging information and library technologies. • Knowledge of teen books and authors required. • Knowledge of recreational and educational needs of teens required. • Knowledge of the developmental needs of teens in order to provide the most appropriate resources and services required. • Knowledge of popular culture, social media platforms, technological advances and current teen and library trends that interest teens required. • City policies and procedures. • Principles and practices of public library administration. • State and Federal resources for Library programs. • Library classification, cataloging and acquisition protocols. • Collection development, evaluation and reference principles. • Policies, rules and regulations governing the conduct and safety of library programs and facilities. • Customer service principles and practices. Skill in: • Ability to learn and operate library automated system with high degree of efficiency. • Ability to exercise initiative, leadership and independent judgment. • Ability to organize work, set priorities, use time effectively and meet deadlines. • Ability to multi-task and work with frequent interruptions. • Ability to interact with people of varying personalities and ages in a variety of situations. • Proficiency with various e-reader devices. • Excellent written and verbal communication skills. • Ability to analyze and creatively solve problems and resolve disputes and grievances. • Flexible, adaptable and able to flourish in a changing environment. • Cross-training in order to perform other duties and responsibilities is required. • Delivering quality library programs and services to the community. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Master's Degree in Library Science from an ALA accredited institution is required. Public Library experience preferred. LICENSE AND CERTIFICATION: • Must possess a valid Texas Driver's License. Librarian - Teen City of Waco, TX 3 of 4 PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING ENVIRONMENT: 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 physical activities of this position include: o Stooping - Bending body downward and forward by bending spine at the waist. o Kneeling - Bending legs at knee to come to a rest on knee or knees. o Reaching - Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction. o Standing - Particularly for sustained periods of time. o Walking - Moving about on foot to accomplish tasks, particularly for long distances or moving from one work site to another. o Pushing - Using upper extremities to press against something with steady force in order to thrust forward, downward or outward. o Pulling - Using upper extremities to exert force in order to drag, haul or tug objects in a sustained motion. o Lifting - Raising objects from a lower to a higher position or moving objects horizontally from position-to-position. This factor is important if it occurs to a considerable degree and requires substantial use of upper extremities and back muscles. o Finger Dexterity - Picking, pinching, typing or otherwise working, primarily with fingers rather than with the whole hand as in handling. o Grasping - Applying pressure to an object with the fingers and palm. o Feeling - Perceiving attributes of objects, such as size, shape, temperature or texture by touching with skin, particularly that of fingertips. o Talking - Expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word. Those activities in which they must convey detailed or important spoken instructions to other workers accurately, loudly, or quickly. o Hearing - Perceiving the nature of sounds at normal speaking levels with or without correction. Ability to receive detailed information through oral communication and to make the discriminations in sound. o Repetitive motion - Substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands and/or fingers. • The physical requirements of this position o Medium work. Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally and/or up to 30 pounds of force frequently and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects. o Must be able to push book carts up to 200 pounds. • The visual acuity requirements including color, depth perception and field vision. o The worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading. • The conditions the worker will be subject to in this position o Work is performed primarily in an office setting or well-lit, temperature-controlled working environment. o The worker is required to function in narrow aisles or passageways. This job description is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required. City management has exclusive rights to alter this job description at any time without notice. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an 'at-will' relationship. Librarian - Teen City of Waco, TX 4 of 4 Job Description Acknowledgement I verify that I have received a copy of my job description by the signature below. As an employee of the City of Waco, I understand the duties and responsibilities assigned to me. Furthermore, I understand that the duties listed above are guidelines and will change over time, as necessary. From time to time, I understand that I may be asked to perform duties and handle responsibilities that are not specifically addressed in my job description.
CITY OF WACO, TEXAS Waco, Texas, United States
Jan 09, 2021
Solid Waste Budget & Purchasing Coordinator City of Waco, TX 1 of 3 SW Budget & Purchasing Coordinator Professional / Technical 8307 Physical Type # 3 Assistant Director of Solid Waste Solid Waste 127 Exempt PRIMARY DUTY: Under basic supervision, purchases and coordinates the procurement of supplies, services, equipment and materials for the Solid Waste Service Department; assists department with purchasing procedures and technical issues; performs duties in compliance with state and federal regulations and City policies and standards. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include any of the following representative duties, knowledge and skills. Factors such as regular attendance at the job are not routinely listed in job descriptions but are an essential function. Essential duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following: • Prepares annual operating and capital budgets; • Assists with budget development and management. • Prepares status and summary reports and effectively communicates financial issues. • Researches Budget issues and evaluates and analyzes financial data and trends. • Analyzes and summarizes administrative information and develops reports and technical presentations. • Purchases supplies, services, equipment and materials for the department; performs duties in accordance with City policy and procedures and within scope of authority; duties may vary according to work assignment. • Coordinates purchasing activities in order to procure the most cost-effective supplies, materials, equipment and services from qualified and responsive vendors; oversees the preparation and evaluation of bids proposals, qualifications and the selection of vendors. • Prepares for posting request for bids, proposals and qualifications. • Coordinates work with bidders, contractors, suppliers and professional service providers; assists with the review, analysis, evaluation and solicitation of bid responses, pricing, technical documentation and contracts. • Resolves problems encountered with vendors; tracks the status of purchase orders; • Makes decisions within limits of delegated authority and budgetary constraints on selection of suppliers, acceptance of bids and proposals; and determination of the most cost-effective procurement method. • Supports the relationship between the City of Waco and the general public by demonstrating courteous and cooperative behavior when interacting with citizens, visitors and City staff; maintains confidentiality of work-related issues and City information. • Prepares City Council Agenda items and Council presentations for the department when requested. • Performs other related and assigned duties as required. • Driving is essential KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Knowledge: • City organization, operations, policies and procedures. • Principles of municipal budget preparation and administration. • Record keeping and file maintenance principles and procedures. • Business and personal computers and spreadsheet software applications. • Solid Waste Collection and Disposal Operations • Solid Waste Collection and Disposal Equipment Skill in: • Analyzing, interpreting, summarizing and communicating budgetary information. SW Budget & Purchasing Coordinator City of Waco, TX 2 of 3 • Meeting deadlines and strict time frames for processing technical documents and reports. • Establishing and maintaining cooperative working relationships with co-workers. • Communicating effectively verbally and in writing. • Writing and obtaining Specifications of Solid Waste Collection and Disposal Equipment MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Accounting, or Business Administration or a related field is required; AND one years of experience in government accounting and budgeting; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience. LICENSE AND CERTIFICATION: • Must possess a valid Texas Driver's License. • Minimum of a Class B CDL License preferred. • Preferred Certified Public Accountant (CPA) license from Texas State Board of Public Accountancy is desirable. • Additional technical certifications and training may be required. PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING ENVIRONMENT: 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 physical activities of this position include: o Balancing - Maintaining body equilibrium to prevent falling and walking, standing or crouching on narrow, slippery, or erratically moving surfaces. o Reaching - Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction. o Walking - Moving about on foot to accomplish tasks, particularly for long distances or moving from one work site to another. o Pushing - Using upper extremities to press against something with steady force in order to thrust forward, downward or outward. o Pulling - Using upper extremities to exert force in order to drag, haul or tug objects in a sustained motion. o Lifting - Raising objects from a lower to a higher position or moving objects horizontally from position-to-position. This factor is important if it occurs to a considerable degree and requires substantial use of upper extremities and back muscles. o Finger Dexterity - Picking, pinching, typing or otherwise working, primarily with fingers rather than with the whole hand as in handling. o Grasping - Applying pressure to an object with the fingers and palm. o Feeling - Perceiving attributes of objects, such as size, shape, temperature or texture by touching with skin, particularly that of fingertips. o Talking - Expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word. Those activities in which they must convey detailed or important spoken instructions to other workers accurately, loudly, or quickly. o Hearing - Perceiving the nature of sounds at normal speaking levels with or without correction. Ability to receive detailed information through oral communication and to make the discriminations in sound. o Repetitive motion - Substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands and/or fingers. • The physical requirements of this position: o Sedentary work. Exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects, including the human body. Sedentary work involves sitting most of the time. • The visual acuity requirements including color, depth perception and field vision: o The worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading. SW Budget & Purchasing Coordinator City of Waco, TX 3 of 3 • The conditions the worker will be subject to in this position: o Work is performed primarily in an office setting or well-lit, temperature-controlled working environment. This job description is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required. City management has exclusive rights to alter this job description at any time without notice. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an 'at-will' relationship. Job Description Acknowledgement I verify that I have received a copy of my job description by the signature below. As an employee of the City of Waco, I understand the duties and responsibilities assigned to me. Furthermore, I understand that the duties listed above are guidelines and will change over time, as necessary. From time to time, I understand that I may be asked to perform duties and handle responsibilities that are not specifically addressed in my job description.
CITY OF WACO, TEXAS Waco, Texas, United States
Jan 09, 2021
Utilities Maintenance Worker-CDL City of Waco, TX 1 of 3 Utilities Maintenance Worker-CDL Field / Maintenance 9060 Physical Type # 3 CDL Required Distribution/Collection Crew Leader Utilities 215 Non-Exempt PRIMARY DUTY: Under basic supervision, performs basic unskilled labor tasks in support of the repair and maintenance of water distribution and wastewater collection (W/WW) facilities, equipment and infrastructure for the Waco Water Utility Services Department. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include any of the following representative duties, knowledge and skills. Factors such as regular attendance at the job are not routinely listed in job descriptions but are an essential function. Essential duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following: • Performs general labor work and uses basic tools, vehicles and equipment to assist in the maintenance and repair of W/WW facilities, equipment and infrastructure; follows safety precautions in all work performed; reports problems and emergency situations; performs duties within scope of authority and training; duties may vary depending on job assignment and individual skills. • Supports the relationship between the City of Waco and the general public by demonstrating courteous and cooperative behavior when interacting with citizens, visitors and City staff; maintains confidentiality of work- related issues and City information. • Performs other assigned or related duties as required. • Driving is essential. KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Knowledge: • City policies and procedures. • Tools and equipment used in the maintenance and repair of W/WW facilities. Skill in: • Closely following verbal and written instructions and procedures and safe work practices. • Maintaining equipment and small tools in proper operating condition. • Establishing and maintaining cooperative working relationships with co-workers. • Communicating effectively verbally and in writing. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: High School Diploma or GED equivalent is required. LICENSE AND CERTIFICATION: • A valid Texas Class A Commercial Driver's License with a Tanker Endorsement required within 180 days of employment. PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING ENVIRONMENT: 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 physical activity of this position o Balancing - Maintaining body equilibrium to prevent falling and walking, standing or crouching on narrow, slippery, or erratically moving surfaces. Utilities Maintenance Worker-CDL City of Waco, TX 2 of 3 o Stooping - Bending body downward and forward by bending spine at the waist. o Kneeling - Bending legs at knee to come to a rest on knee or knees. o Crouching - Bending the body downward and forward by bending leg and spine. o Crawling - Moving about on hands and knees or hands and feet. o Reaching - Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction. o Standing - Particularly for sustained periods of time. o Walking - Moving about on foot to accomplish tasks, particularly for long distances or moving from one work site to another. o Pushing - Using upper extremities to press against something with steady force in order to thrust forward, downward or outward. o Pulling - Using upper extremities to exert force in order to drag, haul or tug objects in a sustained motion. o Lifting - Raising objects from a lower to a higher position or moving objects horizontally from position-to-position. This factor is important if it occurs to a considerable degree and requires substantial use of upper extremities and back muscles. o Finger Dexterity - Picking, pinching, typing or otherwise working, primarily with fingers rather than with the whole hand as in handling. o Grasping - Applying pressure to an object with the fingers and palm. o Feeling - Perceiving attributes of objects, such as size, shape, temperature or texture by touching with skin, particularly that of fingertips. o Talking - Expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word. Those activities in which they must convey detailed or important spoken instructions to other workers accurately, loudly, or quickly. o Hearing - Perceiving the nature of sounds at normal speaking levels with or without correction. Ability to receive detailed information through oral communication and to make the discriminations in sound. o Repetitive motion - Substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands and/or fingers. • The physical requirements of this position o Heavy work. Exerting in excess of 75 pounds of force occasionally and/or in excess of 50 pounds of force frequently and/or in excess of 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects. o Must be capable of performing confined space entry. • The following personal protective equipment may be required and must be worn when required by the task being performed o Hardhats, gloves, eye protection, face protection, ear protection, reflective vests and proper footwear up to and including steel toed boots. • The visual acuity requirements including color, depth perception and field vision. o The worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: viewing a computer terminal; visual inspection involving small defects, small parts and/or operation of machines (including inspection); using measurement devices; and/or assembly or fabrication parts at distances close to the eyes. o The worker is required to have visual acuity to perform an activity such as: operates machines, such as lathes, drill presses, power saws and mills where the seeing job is at or within arm's reach; performs mechanical or skilled trades, tasks of a non-repetitive nature. o The worker is required to have visual acuity to operate motor vehicles and/or heavy equipment. • The conditions the worker will be subject to in this position o The work is performed primarily within outside environmental conditions; with some travel from area to area. o The worker is subject to both environmental conditions. Activities occur inside and outside with temperatures that may be below 32° or above 100° for periods of more than one hour. Consideration should be given to the effect of other environmental conditions, such as wind and humidity. o The worker is subject to exposure to hazardous traffic conditions o The worker is subject to noise. There is sufficient noise to cause the worker to shout in order to be heard above ambient noise level. Utilities Maintenance Worker-CDL City of Waco, TX 3 of 3 o The worker is subject to hazards including a variety of physical conditions, such as proximity to moving mechanical parts, moving vehicles, electrical current, working on scaffolding and high places, exposure to high heat or exposure to chemicals. o The worker is subject to atmospheric conditions. One or more of the following conditions that affect the respiratory system or the skin: chemicals, fumes, odors, dust, mists, gases, or poor ventilation. o The worker is frequently in close quarters, crawl spaces, shafts, manholes, enclosed rooms, sewage and line pipes and other areas that could cause claustrophobia. o The worker is required to function in narrow aisles or passageways. o The worker is subject to climbing towers and pipe systems that could exceed 20 feet in the air. This job description is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required. City management has exclusive rights to alter this job description at any time without notice. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an 'at-will' relationship. Job Description Acknowledgement I verify that I have received a copy of my job description by the signature below. As an employee of the City of Waco, I understand the duties and responsibilities assigned to me. Furthermore, I understand that the duties listed above are guidelines and will change over time, as necessary. From time to time, I understand that I may be asked to perform duties and handle responsibilities that are not specifically addressed in my job description.
CITY OF WACO, TEXAS Waco, Texas, United States
Jan 07, 2021
Food Service Coordinator City of Waco, TX 1 of 3 Food Service Coordinator Professional / Technical 5550 Physical Type # 1 Zoo Guest Services Manager Cameron Park Zoo 119 Exempt PRIMARY DUTY: Under basic supervision, oversees food concession services for the City. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include any of the following representative duties, knowledge and skills. Factors such as regular attendance at the job are not routinely listed in job descriptions, but are an essential function. Essential duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following: • Oversees food concession services, including retail operations and staff; manages menus, food preparation and budgets for sales and inventory; compiles financial and operational information and generates management reports. • Visits food service sites to verify compliance with safety and health standards; monitors operations, evaluates operational efficiency, inspects cleanliness of work areas and resolves operational issues • Manages staff; assigns tasks and projects; trains and evaluates staff; develops staff skills and conducts performance evaluations; meets regularly with staff to discuss and resolve workload and operational issues • Maintains the point-of sale (POS) system in the cafés • Supports the relationship between the City of Waco and the general public by demonstrating courteous and cooperative behavior when interacting with citizens, visitors and City staff; maintains confidentiality of work- related issues and City information. • Performs other duties as required or assigned. • Driving is essential. KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Knowledge: • City policies and procedures. • Safety and sanitation practices and methods for food preparation, distribution and storage. • Principles and practices of retail food sales, purchasing and inventory management. • Techniques and practices for efficient and cost effective management of resources. Skill in: • Reviewing retail food operations, identifying potential safety hazards, promoting and enforcing safe work practices and verifying compliance with state and Federal regulations. • Managing retail operations, compiling and analyzing data and developing operational reports. • Operating a personal computer utilizing a variety of business software. • Establishing and maintaining cooperative working relationships with co-workers. • Communicating effectively verbally and in writing. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: High School Diploma or GED equivalent is required; AND two years' progressively responsible experience in commercial food service environment and management. LICENSE AND CERTIFICATION: Food Service Coordinator City of Waco, TX 2 of 3 • Must possess a valid Texas Driver's License. • Texas ServSafe and food handler's certifications are required. PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING ENVIRONMENT: 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 physical activities of this position include: o Balancing - Maintaining body equilibrium to prevent falling and walking, standing or crouching on narrow, slippery, or erratically moving surfaces. o Stooping - Bending body downward and forward by bending spine at the waist. o Kneeling - Bending legs at knee to come to a rest on knee or knees. o Crouching - Bending the body downward and forward by bending leg and spine. o Reaching - Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction. o Pushing - Using upper extremities to press against something with steady force in order to thrust forward, downward or outward. o Pulling - Using upper extremities to exert force in order to drag, haul or tug objects in a sustained motion. o Lifting - Raising objects from a lower to a higher position or moving objects horizontally from position-to-position. This factor is important if it occurs to a considerable degree and requires substantial use of upper extremities and back muscles. o Walking - Moving about on foot to accomplish tasks, particularly for long distances or moving from one work site to another. o Finger Dexterity - Picking, pinching, typing or otherwise working, primarily with fingers rather than with the whole hand as in handling. o Grasping - Applying pressure to an object with the fingers and palm. o Feeling - Perceiving attributes of objects, such as size, shape, temperature or texture by touching with skin, particularly that of fingertips. o Talking - Expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word. Those activities in which they must convey detailed or important spoken instructions to other workers accurately, loudly, or quickly. o Hearing - Perceiving the nature of sounds at normal speaking levels with or without correction. Ability to receive detailed information through oral communication and to make the discriminations in sound. o Repetitive motion - Substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands and/or fingers. • The physical requirements of this position: o Medium work. Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally and/or up to 30 pounds of force frequently and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects. • The visual acuity requirements including color, depth perception and field vision: o The worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading; visual inspection involving small defects, small parts and/or operation of machines (including inspection); using measurement devices; and/or assembly or fabrication parts at distances close to the eyes. • The conditions the worker will be subject to in this position: o Work is performed primarily in a well-lit, temperature-controlled working environment. o The worker is subject to hazards including a variety of physical conditions, such as proximity to moving mechanical parts, electrical current, exposure to high heat or exposure to chemicals. o The worker is subject to close quarters, crawl spaces, enclosed rooms and other areas that could cause claustrophobia. Food Service Coordinator City of Waco, TX 3 of 3 This job description is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required. City management has exclusive rights to alter this job description at any time without notice. Employees will be required to follow any other job related instructions and to perform any other job related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an 'at-will' relationship. Job Description Acknowledgement I verify that I have received a copy of my job description by the signature below. As an employee of the City of Waco, I understand the duties and responsibilities assigned to me. Furthermore, I understand that the duties listed above are guidelines and will change over time, as necessary. From time to time, I understand that I may be asked to perform duties and handle responsibilities that are not specifically addressed in my job description.
CITY OF WACO, TEXAS Waco, Texas, United States
Jan 07, 2021
Cashier & Zoo Retail Assistant-PT City of Waco, TX 1 of 3 Cashier & Zoo Retail Assistant -PT Office / Clerical 5571 Physical Type # 1 Zoo Guest Services Manager Cameron Park Zoo 209 Non-Exempt PRIMARY DUTY: Under basic supervision, provides retail customer services to the public. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include any of the following representative duties, knowledge and skills. Factors such as regular attendance at the job are not routinely listed in job descriptions but are an essential function. Essential duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following: • Provides prompt and courteous cashier and retail services to the public; may processes fees for admissions and/or retail food service; duties may vary according to job assignment. • Maintains cash and fund accounts and records; may prepare and serve food and maintain cleanliness standards; performs duties within scope of authority and training and in compliance with City policies. • Supports the relationship between the City of Waco and the general public by demonstrating courteous and cooperative behavior when interacting with citizens, visitors and City staff; maintains confidentiality of work- related issues and City information. • Performs other related and assigned duties as required. • Driving is essential. KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Knowledge: • City policies and procedures. • Principles of bookkeeping, record keeping and records management. • Safety and sanitation practices and methods for food preparation, distribution and storage when applicable. • Food temperatures and labeling when applicable. Skill in: • Following and maintaining safety and hygiene standards. • Following verbal and written instructions and procedures. • Entering numerical data into a computer system with skill and accuracy. • Resolving customer service problems. • Establishing and maintaining cooperative working relationships with co-workers. • Communicating effectively verbally and in writing. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: High School diploma or GED equivalent is required; AND one year of customer service experience. LICENSE AND CERTIFICATION: • Must possess a valid Texas Driver's License. • Texas food handler's certificate is required within 90 days of employment. Cashier & Retail Assistant - PT City of Waco, TX 2 of 3 PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING ENVIRONMENT: 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 physical activities of this position include: o Balancing - Maintaining body equilibrium to prevent falling and walking, standing or crouching on narrow, slippery, or erratically moving surfaces. o Stooping - Bending body downward and forward by bending spine at the waist. o Kneeling - Bending legs at knee to come to a rest on knee or knees. o Crouching - Bending the body downward and forward by bending leg and spine. o Reaching - Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction. o Pushing - Using upper extremities to press against something with steady force in order to thrust forward, downward or outward. o Pulling - Using upper extremities to exert force in order to drag, haul or tug objects in a sustained motion. o Lifting - Raising objects from a lower to a higher position or moving objects horizontally from position-to-position. This factor is important if it occurs to a considerable degree and requires substantial use of upper extremities and back muscles. o Walking - Moving about on foot to accomplish tasks, particularly for long distances or moving from one work site to another. o Finger Dexterity - Picking, pinching, typing or otherwise working, primarily with fingers rather than with the whole hand as in handling. o Grasping - Applying pressure to an object with the fingers and palm. o Feeling - Perceiving attributes of objects, such as size, shape, temperature or texture by touching with skin, particularly that of fingertips. o Talking - Expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word. Those activities in which they must convey detailed or important spoken instructions to other workers accurately, loudly, or quickly. o Hearing - Perceiving the nature of sounds at normal speaking levels with or without correction. Ability to receive detailed information through oral communication and to make the discriminations in sound. o Repetitive motion - Substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands and/or fingers. • The physical requirements of this position: o Medium work. Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally and/or up to 30 pounds of force frequently and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects. • The visual acuity requirements including color, depth perception and field vision: o The worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading; visual inspection involving small defects, small parts and/or operation of machines (including inspection); using measurement devices; and/or assembly or fabrication parts at distances close to the eyes. • The conditions the worker will be subject to in this position: o Work is performed primarily in a well-lit, temperature-controlled working environment. o The worker is subject to hazards including a variety of physical conditions, which may include proximity to moving mechanical parts, electrical current, exposure to high heat or exposure to chemicals. o The worker is subject to close quarters, crawl spaces, enclosed rooms and other areas that could cause claustrophobia. Cashier & Retail Assistant - PT City of Waco, TX 3 of 3 This job description is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required. City management has exclusive rights to alter this job description at any time without notice. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an 'at-will' relationship. Job Description Acknowledgement I verify that I have received a copy of my job description by the signature below. As an employee of the City of Waco, I understand the duties and responsibilities assigned to me. Furthermore, I understand that the duties listed above are guidelines and will change over time, as necessary. From time to time, I understand that I may be asked to perform duties and handle responsibilities that are not specifically addressed in my job description.
CITY OF WACO, TEXAS Waco, Texas, United States
Jan 05, 2021
Material & Inventory Technician-Purchasing City of Waco, TX 1 of 3 Material & Inventory Technician-Purchasing Field / Maintenance 4260 Physical Type # 2 Purchasing Agent / Purchasing Manager General Services - Purchasing 213 Non-Exempt PRIMARY DUTY: Under basic supervision, receives stores and issues supplies for warehouse and maintains warehouse. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include any of the following representative duties, knowledge and skills. Factors such as regular attendance at the job are not routinely listed in job descriptions, but are an essential function. Essential duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following: • Receives materials and supplies for warehouse stock inventory, reconciles packing list with purchase order and inspects deliveries for damages; loads and unloads trucks; stacks and stores materials in designated areas; cleans and maintains order in the warehouse and maintains records and performs annual physical inventory. • Orders and issues inventory in accordance with City policy and procedures. • Supports the relationship between the City of Waco and the general public by demonstrating courteous and cooperative behavior when interacting with citizens, visitors and City staff; maintains confidentiality of work- related issues and City information. • May be required to respond afterhours, including holidays and weekends, in the event of a departmental or City-wide emergency. • Performs other duties as required or assigned. • Must have the ability to operate a forklift and obtain certification KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Knowledge: • City organization, operations, policies and procedures. • Principles and practices of records management and customer service. Skill in: • Establishing and maintaining cooperative working relationships with co-workers, suppliers and representatives from other governmental agencies. • Operating a personal computer utilizing standard and specialized software. • Communicating effectively verbally and in writing. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: High School Diploma or GED equivalent is required; AND one year of warehouse inventory control experience. LICENSE AND CERTIFICATION: • Must possess a valid Texas Driver's License. Material & Inventory Technician-Purchasing City of Waco, TX 2 of 3 PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING ENVIRONMENT: 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 physical activity of this position o Balancing - Maintaining body equilibrium to prevent falling and walking, standing or crouching on narrow, slippery, or erratically moving surfaces. o Reaching - Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction. o Standing - Particularly for sustained periods of time. o Walking - Moving about on foot to accomplish tasks, particularly for long distances or moving from one work site to another. o Pushing - Using upper extremities to press against something with steady force in order to thrust forward, downward or outward. o Pulling - Using upper extremities to exert force in order to drag, haul or tug objects in a sustained motion. o Lifting - Raising objects from a lower to a higher position or moving objects horizontally from position-to-position. This factor is important if it occurs to a considerable degree and requires substantial use of upper extremities and back muscles. o Finger Dexterity - Picking, pinching, typing or otherwise working, primarily with fingers rather than with the whole hand as in handling. o Grasping - Applying pressure to an object with the fingers and palm. o Feeling - Perceiving attributes of objects, such as size, shape, temperature or texture by touching with skin, particularly that of fingertips. o Talking - Expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word. Those activities in which they must convey detailed or important spoken instructions to other workers accurately, loudly, or quickly. o Hearing - Perceiving the nature of sounds at normal speaking levels with or without correction. Ability to receive detailed information through oral communication and to make the discriminations in sound. o Repetitive motion - Substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands and/or fingers. • The physical requirements of this position o Medium work. Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally and/or up to 30 pounds of force frequently and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects. • The following personal protective equipment may be required and must be worn when required by the task being performed o Gloves, eye protection, hearing protection, hardhat, reflective vest and proper footwear up to and including steel toed boots. • The visual acuity requirements including color, depth perception and field vision. o The worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading; visual inspection involving small defects, small parts and/or operation of machines (including inspection); using measurement devices; and/or assembly or fabrication parts at distances close to the eyes. • The conditions the worker will be subject to in this position o Work is performed primarily in a shop environment; occasional field environment with some travel from site to site o The worker is subject to hazards. Includes a variety of physical conditions, such as proximity to moving mechanical parts, moving vehicles, electrical current, working on scaffolding and high places, exposure to high heat or exposure to chemicals. o The worker is subject to atmospheric conditions. One or more of the following conditions that affect the respiratory system or the skin: chemicals, fumes, noxious odors, dust, mists, gases, or poor ventilation. Material & Inventory Technician-Purchasing City of Waco, TX 3 of 3 This job description is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required. City management has exclusive rights to alter this job description at any time without notice. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an 'at-will' relationship. Job Description Acknowledgement I verify that I have received a copy of my job description by the signature below. As an employee of the City of Waco, I understand the duties and responsibilities assigned to me. Furthermore, I understand that the duties listed above are guidelines and will change over time, as necessary. From time to time, I understand that I may be asked to perform duties and handle responsibilities that are not specifically addressed in my job description.
CITY OF WACO, TEXAS Waco, Texas, United States
Dec 31, 2020
Police Recruit City of Waco, TX 1 of 4 Police Recruit Field / Maintenance 4015 Physical Type # 5 Safety Sensitive Police Training Sergeant Police - Administration 218 Non-Exempt PRIMARY DUTY: Under close supervision, attends training from Texas Commission on Law Enforcement and Waco Police Department (WPD) to obtain Basic Peace Officers License and certification. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include any of the following representative duties, knowledge and skills. Factors such as regular attendance at the job are not routinely listed in job descriptions but are an essential function. Essential duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following: • Attends classroom training sessions and takes notes required to obtain Basic Peace Officer Certification. • Completes and passes written, oral and skills proficiency examinations for a wide variety of required Peace Officer skills and knowledge and maintains required levels of proficiency. • Participates in physical conditioning training and testing and maintains required levels of physical fitness. • Maintains the integrity, professionalism, values and goals of the Police Department by assuring that all rules and regulations are followed, and that accountability and public trust are preserved. • Supports the relationship between the City of Waco and the general public by demonstrating courteous and cooperative behavior when interacting with citizens, visitors and City staff; maintains confidentiality of work- related issues and City information. • Successful performance in and progression through Police Academy training. • Ability to testify in court proceedings. • Performs other duties as required or assigned. • Driving is essential KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Knowledge: • City and WPD policies and procedures. • Safe work practices, occupational hazards and safety precautions. • Geography, roads and landmarks of City and surrounding areas. Skill in: • Maintaining academic and professional standards in accordance with WPD policies. • Following verbal and written instruction. • Reading and understanding training materials and completing written, physical and skills testing. • Learning and applying training materials and training instructions. • Communicating effectively verbally and in writing. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: High School Diploma or GED equivalent is required; AND 15 hours of college credit with at least a 2.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale, or two years of active-duty military experience from the US Armed Forces with an honorable discharge or 2 years continuous experience as a paid full-time police officer. LICENSE AND CERTIFICATION: • Must possess a valid Texas Driver's License. Police Recruit City of Waco, TX 2 of 4 PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING ENVIRONMENT: 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 physical activity of this position o Balancing - Maintaining body equilibrium to prevent falling and walking, standing or crouching on narrow, slippery, or erratically moving surfaces. o Stooping - Bending body downward and forward by bending spine at the waist. o Kneeling - Bending legs at knee to come to a rest on knee or knees. o Crouching - Bending the body downward and forward by bending leg and spine. o Crawling - Moving about on hands and knees or hands and feet. o Reaching - Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction. o Standing - Particularly for sustained periods of time. o Walking - Moving about on foot to accomplish tasks, particularly for long distances or moving from one work site to another. o Pushing - Using upper extremities to press against something with steady force in order to thrust forward, downward or outward. o Pulling - Using upper extremities to exert force in order to drag, haul or tug objects in a sustained motion. o Lifting - Raising objects from a lower to a higher position or moving objects horizontally from position-to-position. This factor is important if it occurs to a considerable degree and requires substantial use of upper extremities and back muscles. o Finger Dexterity - Picking, pinching, typing or otherwise working, primarily with fingers rather than with the whole hand as in handling. o Grasping - Applying pressure to an object with the fingers and palm. o Feeling - Perceiving attributes of objects, such as size, shape, temperature or texture by touching with skin, particularly that of fingertips. o Talking - Expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word. Those activities in which they must convey detailed or important spoken instructions to other workers accurately, loudly, or quickly. o Hearing - Perceiving the nature of sounds at normal speaking levels with or without correction. Ability to receive detailed information through oral communication and to make the discriminations in sound. o Repetitive motion - Substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands and/or fingers. • The physical requirements of this position o Very heavy work. Exerting in excess of 100 pounds of force occasionally and/or in excess of 50 pounds of force frequently and/or in excess of 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects. o Ability to run, jump, turn, pivot, stoop, climb and execute similar movements o Ability to push, lift, remove, install and otherwise handle objects and persons weighing 50-200 pounds and subdue resisting individuals by exercise of physical force so as to take into custody and transport them against their will. • The following personal protective equipment may be required and must be worn when required by the task being performed o Gloves, eye protection, face protection, traffic vests, helmets, ear protection, protective breathing mask, soft body armor, hard body armor and proper footwear. • The visual acuity requirements including color, depth perception and field vision. o The worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading; visual inspection involving small defects, small parts and/or operation of machines (including inspection); and/or using measurement devices at distances close to the eyes. o The worker is required to have visual acuity to operate motor vehicles and/or heavy equipment. o The worker is required to have visual acuity to determine the accuracy, neatness and thoroughness of the work assigned or to make general observations of facilities or structures. Police Recruit City of Waco, TX 3 of 4 • The conditions the worker will be subject to in this position: o Work is performed primarily in an indoor setting or well-lit, temperature-controlled working environment. o The worker is subject to exposure to hazardous traffic conditions o The worker is subject to environmental conditions. Activities occur inside and outside with temperatures that may be below 32° or above 100° for periods of more than one hour. Consideration should be given to the effect of other environmental conditions, such as wind and humidity. o The worker must be able to work and perform at all times of the day and night as part of their usual assignment and for any type of extended assignment or special assignment. o The worker is often required to perform duties over periods longer than a normal workday and at times outside of daylight hours. o The worker is subject to unpredictable emergency requirements for prolonged periods of extreme physical exertion without benefit of warm-up, scheduled rest periods, meals, access to medication(s), or hydration. o The worker is subject to critical, time-sensitive, complex problem solving during physical exertion in stressful, hazardous environments, including hot, dark, tightly enclosed spaces that are further aggravated by fatigue flashing lights, sirens and other distractions. o The worker must have the ability to communicate under conditions of high background noise and/or poor visibility. o The worker is subject to functioning as an integral component of a team, where sudden incapacitation of a member can result in mission failure or in risk of injury or death to civilians or other team members. o The worker is subject to operating vehicles in an emergency mode with emergency lights and sirens. o The worker is subject to noise. There is sufficient noise to cause the worker to shout in order to be heard above ambient noise level. o The worker is subject to hazards. Includes a variety of physical conditions, such as proximity to moving mechanical parts, moving vehicles, electrical current, working on scaffolding and high places, exposure to high heat or exposure to chemicals. o The worker is subject to exposures to toxic fumes, irritants, particulates, biological (infectious) and non-biological hazards. o Must maintain a level of physical fitness to meet WPD Department standards. This job description is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required. City management has exclusive rights to alter this job description at any time without notice. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an 'at-will' relationship. Police Recruit City of Waco, TX 4 of 4 Job Description Acknowledgement I verify that I have received a copy of my job description by the signature below. As an employee of the City of Waco, I understand the duties and responsibilities assigned to me. Furthermore, I understand that the duties listed above are guidelines and will change over time, as necessary. From time to time, I understand that I may be asked to perform duties and handle responsibilities that are not specifically addressed in my job description.
CITY OF WACO, TEXAS Waco, Texas, United States
Dec 30, 2020
Water Treatment Plant Operator City of Waco, TX 1 of 3 Water Treatment Plant Operator Field / Maintenance 8970 Physical Type # 1 Safety Sensitive Water Treatment Plant Lead Operator Utilities 217 Non-Exempt PRIMARY DUTY: Under basic supervision, performs a combination of basic and semi-skilled work in the operation of the Water Treatment Plants (WTP) for the Water Utility Services Department (WUSD). ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include any of the following representative duties, knowledge and skills. Factors such as regular attendance at the job are not routinely listed in job descriptions, but are an essential function. Essential duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following: • Assists in the operation of WTP facilities and equipment; performs work in accordance with all quality standards, safety regulations and procedures; duties will vary according to job assignment and skill level. • Observes and monitors WTP equipment and process control system; cleans, maintains and adjusts equipment and components to meet WTP specifications; collects samples and checks equipment to verify proper operating conditions; maintains records of services performed. • Supports the relationship between the City of Waco and the general public by demonstrating courteous and cooperative behavior when interacting with citizens, visitors and City staff; maintains confidentiality of work- related issues and City information. • Performs other duties as required or assigned. • May be required to respond afterhours, including holidays and weekends, in the event of a departmental or City wide emergency. • Driving is an essential function of the job. KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Knowledge: • City policies and procedures. • State and Federal laws and regulations governing water plant operations; including Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) standards. • OSHA safety rules and regulations and safety standards in utility plant environments. Skill in: • Reading and interpreting gauges and recording devices. • Following and maintaining safety standards. • Closely following verbal and written instructions and procedures. • Establishing and maintaining cooperative working relationships with co-workers. • Using a personal computer and specialized software applications. • Communicating effectively verbally and in writing. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: High School Diploma or GED equivalent is required; AND six months of process control industry experience. Associates Degree or higher may be substituted for the required experience. LICENSE AND CERTIFICATION: Water Treatment Plant Operator City of Waco, TX 2 of 3 • Must possess a valid Texas Driver's License. • Must obtain a Class D Water License within 1 year from Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ). • Must obtain a Class C Surface Water License within 2.5 years from Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ). • According to the needs of the City, additional training and certifications may be required. PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING ENVIRONMENT: 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 physical activity of this position o Balancing - Maintaining body equilibrium to prevent falling and walking, standing or crouching on narrow, slippery, or erratically moving surfaces. o Stooping - Bending body downward and forward by bending spine at the waist. o Kneeling - Bending legs at knee to come to a rest on knee or knees. o Crouching - Bending the body downward and forward by bending leg and spine. o Crawling - Moving about on hands and knees or hands and feet. o Reaching - Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction. o Standing - Particularly for sustained periods of time. o Walking - Moving about on foot to accomplish tasks, particularly for long distances or moving from one work site to another. o Pushing - Using upper extremities to press against something with steady force in order to thrust forward, downward or outward. o Pulling - Using upper extremities to exert force in order to drag, haul or tug objects in a sustained motion. o Lifting - Raising objects from a lower to a higher position or moving objects horizontally from position-to-position. This factor is important if it occurs to a considerable degree and requires substantial use of upper extremities and back muscles. o Finger Dexterity - Picking, pinching, typing or otherwise working, primarily with fingers rather than with the whole hand as in handling. o Grasping - Applying pressure to an object with the fingers and palm. o Feeling - Perceiving attributes of objects, such as size, shape, temperature or texture by touching with skin, particularly that of fingertips. o Talking - Expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word. Those activities in which they must convey detailed or important spoken instructions to other workers accurately, loudly, or quickly. o Hearing - Perceiving the nature of sounds at normal speaking levels with or without correction. Ability to receive detailed information through oral communication and to make the discriminations in sound. o Repetitive motion - Substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands and/or fingers. • The physical requirements of this position o Heavy work. Exerting in excess of 75 pounds of force occasionally and/or in excess of 50 pounds of force frequently and/or in excess of 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects. • The following personal protective equipment may be required and must be worn when required by the task being performed o Hardhats, gloves, eye protection, face protection, ear protection, reflective vests and proper footwear up to and including steel toed boots. o May be required to wear a respirator, which would include pulmonary function testing and fit testing each year. • The visual acuity requirements including color, depth perception and field vision. o The worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: viewing a computer terminal; visual inspection involving small defects, small parts and/or operation of Water Treatment Plant Operator City of Waco, TX 3 of 3 machines (including inspection); using measurement devices; and/or assembly or fabrication parts at distances close to the eyes. o The worker is required to have visual acuity to perform an activity such as: operates machines, such as lathes, drill presses, power saws and mills where the seeing job is at or within arm's reach; performs mechanical or skilled trades, tasks of a non-repetitive nature. o The worker is required to have visual acuity to operate motor vehicles and/or heavy equipment. • The conditions the worker will be subject to in this position o The work is performed primarily within outside environmental conditions; with some travel from area to area. o The worker is subject to both environmental conditions. Activities occur inside and outside with temperatures that may be below 32° or above 100° for periods of more than one hour. Consideration should be given to the effect of other environmental conditions, such as wind and humidity. o The worker is subject to noise. There is sufficient noise to cause the worker to shout in order to be heard above ambient noise level. o The worker is subject to hazards including a variety of physical conditions, such as proximity to moving mechanical parts, moving vehicles, electrical current, working on scaffolding and high places, exposure to high heat or exposure to chemicals. o The worker is subject to atmospheric conditions. One or more of the following conditions that affect the respiratory system or the skin: chemicals, fumes, odors, dust, mists, gases, or poor ventilation. o The worker is frequently in close quarters, crawl spaces, shafts, man holes, enclosed rooms, sewage and line pipes and other areas that could cause claustrophobia. o The worker is required to function in narrow aisles or passageways. o The worker is subject to climbing towers and pipe systems that could exceed 20 feet in the air. This job description is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required. City management has exclusive rights to alter this job description at any time without notice. Employees will be required to follow any other job related instructions and to perform any other job related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an 'at-will' relationship. Job Description Acknowledgement I verify that I have received a copy of my job description by the signature below. As an employee of the City of Waco, I understand the duties and responsibilities assigned to me. Furthermore, I understand that the duties listed above are guidelines and will change over time, as necessary. From time to time, I understand that I may be asked to perform duties and handle responsibilities that are not specifically addressed in my job description.
CITY OF WACO, TEXAS Waco, Texas, United States
Dec 30, 2020
Assistant City Secretary City of Waco, TX 1 of 3 PRIMARY DUTY: Under basic supervision, assists with the mandated functions and statutory requirements of the office of City Secretary as defined by state law; maintains official City records, and verifies compliance with state laws and City ordinances. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include any of the following representative duties, knowledge, and skills. Factors such as regular attendance at the job are not routinely listed in job descriptions, but are an essential function. Essential duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following: • Plans, prioritizes, assigns, supervises, reviews, and participates in the work of City Secretary's Office staff responsible for a variety of specialized programs. • Manages, reviews and updates the office procedures for assigned functions, services, and activities; assigns work activities and projects; monitors work flow; reviews and evaluates work products, methods and procedures; meets with staff to identify and resolve problems; ensures work is performed accurately and that timelines are met; ensures compliance with established policies, procedures, and related regulations. • Assists with interviewing and selecting assigned personnel. • Provides and/or coordinates staff and boards and commissions member's training and development in accordance with established policies and procedures. • Works with employees to correct deficiencies; recommends and/or implements discipline and termination procedures. • Assists in identifying opportunities for improving service delivery methods and procedures; identifies resource needs; reviews with City Secretary, implements improvements. • Participates in the development and implementation of goals, objectives, policies and procedures for assigned areas of responsibility; makes recommendation for changes and improvements to existing standards and procedures. • Plans, coordinates and performs targeted public record outreach to city departments and professional stakeholders; heavily utilizes data research and other analysis to identify current and potential future trends in order to direct resources in the most efficient and effective manner possible. • Performs the more technical and/or complex tasks for the City Secretary Office, which may include such duties as maintenance and/or troubleshooting issues with software within the office and serving in a lead capacity for sensitive work projects. • Participates in the preparation of the annual budget, submits budget recommendations; annual contract renewal and bid processes, and monitors expenditures. • Responds to and resolves routine customer inquiries and complaints. • Gathers and compiles information on operations and activities for reporting purposes. • Attends and participates in professional group meetings, stays abreast of new trends and innovations related to the functions of Municipal Clerks, Public Information Requests and Public Records Management. • Assists in reviewing, analyzing, interpreting, and implementing Federal and State laws and regulations; ensures that departmental standards and legal requirements are maintained. • Represents the City Secretary Office to other departments, elected officials and outside agencies and coordinates assigned activities. • Represents the City Secretary Office at community organizations, public gatherings, and other governmental agencies; plans, organizes and coordinates outreach, training, education events and activities. • Coordinates City Secretary Office Records Management and Public Information Programs. Assistant City Secretary Management / Supervisory 1320 Physical Type # 1 City Secretary City Secretary's Office 124 Exempt Assistant City Secretary City of Waco, TX 2 of 3 • Acts in the absence of the City Secretary and ensures timely and effective support is provided to City officials, City Departments and external entities. • Performs duties within scope of authority and training; makes appropriate decisions based on direction of City Secretary, knowledge of municipal government operations, and City policies and procedures. • Supports the relationship between the City of Waco and the general public by demonstrating courteous and cooperative behavior when interacting with citizens, visitors, and City staff; maintains confidentiality of work-related issues and City information. • Performs other duties as required or assigned. • Driving is an essential function of the job. KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Knowledge: • City organization, operation, policies, and procedures. • Municipal government functions, political environments, and confidentiality standards. • State and federal rules and regulations covering municipal government, open records, public information, elections, open meetings, and administrative law. • State statutes and parliamentary procedures governing public meetings. • Legal, ethical and professional rules of conduct for municipal employees and elected officials. • Professional standards for business correspondence, writing, spelling, and grammar. • Principles of record keeping, records retention, and records management. • Customer service standards and protocols. Skill in: • Working independently, maintaining composure and discretion and working effectively in a high-pressure environment with changing priorities. • Prioritizing and completing assignments with minimum supervision. • Explaining federal and state rules and regulations, and City policies and procedures while exercising the highest degree of confidentiality. • Researching, reviewing, correcting and maintaining complex and extensive public records. • Following verbal and written instructions and procedures for management of public meetings. • Dealing tactfully and courteously with the general public and others seeking information about City functions and activities. • Establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with City staff, City Council, City Manager, and the public. • Using a personal computer and basic software applications. • Communicating effectively verbally and in writing, MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor's Degree in Business or Public Administration is required; AND three years' municipal administration experience; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience. LICENSE AND CERTIFICATION: • Must possess a valid Texas Driver's License. • Certification as a City Secretary by the Texas Municipal Clerks Association is preferred. • Certification as a Notary Public is required. PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING ENVIRONMENT: 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 physical activities of this position include: o Balancing - Maintaining body equilibrium to prevent falling and walking, standing or crouching on narrow, slippery, or erratically moving surfaces. o Reaching - Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction. Assistant City Secretary City of Waco, TX 3 of 3 o Walking - Moving about on foot to accomplish tasks, particularly for long distances or moving from one work site to another. o Pushing - Using upper extremities to press against something with steady force in order to thrust forward, downward or outward. o Pulling - Using upper extremities to exert force in order to drag, haul or tug objects in a sustained motion. o Lifting - Raising objects from a lower to a higher position or moving objects horizontally from position-to-position. This factor is important if it occurs to a considerable degree and requires substantial use of upper extremities and back muscles. o Finger Dexterity - Picking, pinching, typing or otherwise working, primarily with fingers rather than with the whole hand as in handling. o Grasping - Applying pressure to an object with the fingers and palm. o Feeling - Perceiving attributes of objects, such as size, shape, temperature or texture by touching with skin, particularly that of fingertips. o Talking - Expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word. Those activities in which they must convey detailed or important spoken instructions to other workers accurately, loudly, or quickly. o Hearing - Perceiving the nature of sounds at normal speaking levels with or without correction. Ability to receive detailed information through oral communication and to make the discriminations in sound. o Repetitive motion - Substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands and/or fingers. • The physical requirements of this position: o Light work. Exerting up to 20 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 10 pounds of force frequently, and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects. • The visual acuity requirements including color, depth perception, and field vision: o The worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading. • The conditions the worker will be subject to in this position: o Work is performed primarily in an office setting or well-lit, temperature-controlled working environment. This job description is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required. City management has exclusive rights to alter this job description at any time without notice. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job- related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an 'at-will' relationship. Job Description Acknowledgement I verify that I have received a copy of my job description by the signature below. As an employee of the City of Waco, I understand the duties and responsibilities assigned to me. Furthermore, I understand that the duties listed above are guidelines and will change over time, as necessary. From time to time, I understand that I may be asked to perform duties and handle responsibilities that are not specifically addressed in my job description. Employee's Signature Date Employee's Printed Name Employee Identification Number
CITY OF WACO, TEXAS Waco, Texas, United States
Dec 29, 2020
Convention and Visitor Sales Representative City of Waco, TX 1 of 3 Convention and Visitor Sales Representative Professional / Technical 2739 Physical Type # 1 Meeting and Convention Sales Manager Convention Center & Visitors Bureau 125 Exempt PRIMARY DUTY: Under general supervision, cultivate professional relationships in the solicitation process for events at the convention center. Will be responsible for marketing, selling and managing sports and convention services and events for the Waco Convention Center and Convention & Visitors Bureau (CC/CVB). ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include any of the following representative duties, knowledge and skills. Factors such as regular attendance at the job are not routinely listed in job descriptions but are an essential function. Essential duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following: • Solicits convention and meeting business through direct solicitations via presentations, trade show contacts and personal calls as well as telemarketing, bid book preparation and other correspondence in assigned markets. • Manages CC/CVB meetings, conventions and sports events sales and services from initial client meetings. • Coordinates events with local business and service providers. While also coordinating site tours and/or tickets for meeting planners coming from out of town • Attends supplier/buyer tradeshows • Recruits for fully potential clients to produce a lead for industry partnerships. • Publicizes convention needs or group requirements through sending clear and concise leads to hospitality communities. • Solicits convention and meeting business through direct solicitations via presentation's, trade show contacts and personal calls as well as telemarketing, bid book preparation and other correspondence in the assigned markets. • Responsible for maintaining memberships with Meeting Professionals International (MPI), Texas Society for Association Executives (TSAE) and Society for Governmental Meeting Planners (SGMP) while representing the Convention Center at monthly events and networking for new businesses. • Maintains relationships with local attractions and tourism management in order to promote their attractions. • Responsible for sales, venue scheduling and bookings, catering, contracts, problem and issue resolution and event coordination; develops budgets and prepares event evaluations and reports; coordinates events with local businesses and service providers. • Assisting with coordination of outside vendors. Utilizing local businesses when possible. • Coordinates various VIP events for the Mayor and/or City Council or City Management. • Identifies sports events, special events and recreation program planners, promotes CC/CVB and solicits convention business opportunities. • Supports the relationship between the City of Waco and the general public by demonstrating courteous and cooperative behavior when interacting with citizens, visitors and City staff. • Maintains confidentiality of work-related issues and City information • Performs other related and assigned duties as required. • Driving is essential. KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Knowledge: • City policies and procedures. • City Missions, goals and objectives. • Knowledge of pertinent federal, state and local laws, codes and regulations. Convention and Visitor Sales Representative City of Waco, TX 2 of 3 • Industry operations. • Sales and marketing principles, processes and methods. • Tourism and Hospitality-understanding the industry. • Budget management and value assessment and management of financial resources. • Purpose use and benefits of municipal recreation programs and sports event facilities. • Customer service principles and practices. • Record keeping and file maintenance principles. • Business and personal computers and specialized software applications. Skill in: • Managing and coordinating sports and convention center events and operations. • Identifying sports and recreation program events and promoting CC/CVB facilities. • Negotiation over contracts. • Analyzing problems, resolving disputes and grievances and developing effective solutions. • Assessing and prioritizing multiple tasks, projects and demands. • Establishing and maintaining cooperative working relationships with co-workers. • Communicating effectively verbally and in writing. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, or a related field is required; AND five years of experience in Meeting Sales and Hospitality industry OR an equivalent combination of education and experience. LICENSE AND CERTIFICATION: • Must possess a valid Texas Driver's License. • Certified Meeting Professional (CMP) preferred PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING ENVIRONMENT: 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 physical activities of this position include: o Balancing - Maintaining body equilibrium to prevent falling and walking, standing or crouching on narrow, slippery, or erratically moving surfaces. o Reaching - Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction. o Walking - Moving about on foot to accomplish tasks, particularly for long distances or moving from one work site to another. o Pushing - Using upper extremities to press against something with steady force in order to thrust forward, downward or outward. o Pulling - Using upper extremities to exert force in order to drag, haul or tug objects in a sustained motion. o Lifting - Raising objects from a lower to a higher position or moving objects horizontally from position-to-position. This factor is important if it occurs to a considerable degree and requires substantial use of upper extremities and back muscles. o Finger Dexterity - Picking, pinching, typing or otherwise working, primarily with fingers rather than with the whole hand as in handling. o Grasping - Applying pressure to an object with the fingers and palm. o Feeling - Perceiving attributes of objects, such as size, shape, temperature or texture by touching with skin, particularly that of fingertips. o Talking - Expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word. Those activities in which they must convey detailed or important spoken instructions to other workers accurately, loudly, or quickly. Convention and Visitor Sales Representative City of Waco, TX 3 of 3 o Hearing - Perceiving the nature of sounds at normal speaking levels with or without correction. Ability to receive detailed information through oral communication and to make the discriminations in sound. o Repetitive motion - Substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands and/or fingers. • The physical requirements of this position: o Sedentary work. Exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects, including the human body. Sedentary work involves sitting most of the time. • The visual acuity requirements including color, depth perception and field vision: o The worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading. • The conditions the worker will be subject to in this position: o Work is performed primarily in an office setting or well-lit, temperature-controlled working environment. This job description is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required. City management has exclusive rights to alter this job description at any time without notice. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an 'at-will' relationship. Job Description Acknowledgement I verify that I have received a copy of my job description by the signature below. As an employee of the City of Waco, I understand the duties and responsibilities assigned to me. Furthermore, I understand that the duties listed above are guidelines and will change over time, as necessary. From time to time, I understand that I may be asked to perform duties and handle responsibilities that are not specifically addressed in my job description.
CITY OF WACO, TEXAS Waco, Texas, United States
Dec 28, 2020
Health Office Specialist City of Waco, TX 1 of 3 Health Office Specialist Office / Clerical 2055 Physical Type # 1 Department Manager / Supervisor Public Health 213 Non-Exempt PRIMARY DUTY: Under basic supervision, performs basic office clerical and administrative support functions for City staff and provides customer services for the general public; enters and retrieves data in automated records management systems; provides information within scope of authority. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include any of the following representative duties, knowledge and skills. Factors such as regular attendance at the job are not routinely listed in job descriptions but are an essential function. Essential duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following: • Performs basic clerical and administrative duties in accordance with Department procedures and City policy, including data entry, record keeping, basic accounting, preparing and processing documents and maintaining files; makes and distributes copies; processes mail, documents, correspondence, invoices and other materials; duties may vary according to job assignment. • Provides customer service, information and assistance to visitors and others having business with the City; responds to requests for information within the scope of authority; assists customers with requests, applications, government forms and other documents. • Updates and maintains a variety of electronic and paper files, records, reports and documents; processes forms, records and files; queries system databases as requested by authorized persons; collects statistical data and compiles data for reports. • Receives records and applications, verifies information and enters data into City computer systems. • Updates and maintains statistical information, reports and related documents. • Answers incoming telephone calls and directs the caller to the correct person or work group or takes and relays messages as appropriate; coordinates and schedules meetings and appointments as requested; cross-trains in other office support duties as needed. • Maintains inventory of office supplies. • Receives and sends information to and from other City departments, agencies and jurisdictions. • Supports the relationship between the City of Waco and the general public by demonstrating courteous and cooperative behavior when interacting with citizens, visitors and City staff; maintains confidentiality of work- related issues and City information; performs other duties as required or assigned. • May collects payments, makes daily deposits and administers petty cash fund with adherence to cash handling policies and procedures. • May registers births and deaths occurring in the City of Waco and issues certified copies of these records according to statutory requirements. Prepares statistical reports and ensures that the confidentiality of the vital records is protected. • May provide supervision, leadership and assistance to administrative staff; assigned tasks, monitor work and encourage staff development. • Performs other duties as assigned or required. • Driving is an essential function of the job. KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Knowledge: • City policies and procedures. • Applicable state and federal rules, codes, laws and regulations, including specifically confidentiality and privacy. • Principles of record keeping, case files and records management. Health Office Specialist City of Waco, TX 2 of 3 • Customer service principles and methods. • Cash handling procedures. Skill in: • Entering information into a computer system with speed and accuracy. • Operating basic office equipment and a personal computer utilizing standard and specialized software. • Establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with co-workers. • Providing effective customer service and dealing tactfully and courteously with the public. • Closely following verbal and written instructions and procedures. • Maintaining accurate records. • Communicating effectively verbally and in writing. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: • High School Diploma or GED equivalent is required AND one to three years of clerical experience; OR experience in a related setting. • For cash handling positions, may require one year of cash handling experience • Registrar positions require two years of work experience in public sector records or related field. LICENSE AND CERTIFICATION: • Must possess a valid Texas Driver's License. • Specific technical training and certifications may be required for some incumbents • Training and certification from the Texas Attorney General's office may be required after six months of employment. • Training and certification from the Texas Department of State Health Services Vital Statistics Unit may be required after two years of employment. PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING ENVIRONMENT: 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 physical activities of this position include: o Balancing - Maintaining body equilibrium to prevent falling and walking, standing or crouching on narrow, slippery, or erratically moving surfaces. o Stooping - Bending body downward and forward by bending spine at the waist. o Kneeling - Bending legs at knee to come to a rest on knee or knees. o Reaching - Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction. o Standing - Particularly for sustained periods of time. o Walking - Moving about on foot to accomplish tasks, particularly for long distances or moving from one work site to another. o Pushing - Using upper extremities to press against something with steady force in order to thrust forward, downward or outward. o Pulling - Using upper extremities to exert force in order to drag, haul or tug objects in a sustained motion. o Lifting - Raising objects from a lower to a higher position or moving objects horizontally from position-to-position. This factor is important if it occurs to a considerable degree and requires substantial use of upper extremities and back muscles. o Finger Dexterity - Picking, pinching, typing or otherwise working, primarily with fingers rather than with the whole hand as in handling. o Grasping - Applying pressure to an object with the fingers and palm. o Feeling - Perceiving attributes of objects, such as size, shape, temperature or texture by touching with skin, particularly that of fingertips. Health Office Specialist City of Waco, TX 3 of 3 o Talking - Expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word. Those activities in which they must convey detailed or important spoken instructions to other workers accurately, loudly, or quickly. o Hearing - Perceiving the nature of sounds at normal speaking levels with or without correction. Ability to receive detailed information through oral communication and to make the discriminations in sound. o Repetitive motion - Substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands and/or fingers. • The physical requirements of this position: o Sedentary work. Exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects, including the human body. Sedentary work involves sitting most of the time. • The visual acuity requirements including color, depth perception and field vision: o The worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading. • The conditions the worker will be subject to in this position: o Work is performed primarily in an office setting or well-lit, temperature-controlled working environment; with some travel from site to site. This job description is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required. City management has exclusive rights to alter this job description at any time without notice. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an 'at-will' relationship. Job Description Acknowledgement I verify that I have received a copy of my job description by the signature below. As an employee of the City of Waco, I understand the duties and responsibilities assigned to me. Furthermore, I understand that the duties listed above are guidelines and will change over time, as necessary. From time to time, I understand that I may be asked to perform duties and handle responsibilities that are not specifically addressed in my job description.
CITY OF WACO, TEXAS Waco, Texas, United States
Dec 24, 2020
Cashier & Zoo Retail Assistant-Seasonal City of Waco, TX 1 of 3 Cashier & Zoo Retail Assistant - Seasonal Seasonal 5572 Zoo Guest Services Manager Cameron Park Zoo 209 Non-Exempt PRIMARY DUTY: Under basic supervision, provides retail customer services to the public. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include any of the following representative duties, knowledge and skills. Factors such as regular attendance at the job are not routinely listed in job descriptions, but are an essential function. Essential duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following: • Provides prompt and courteous cashier and retail services to the public; processes fees for admissions and/or retail food service; duties may vary according to job assignment. • Maintains cash and fund accounts and records; prepares and serves food and maintains cleanliness standards; performs duties within scope of authority and training and in compliance with City policies. • Supports the relationship between the City of Waco and the general public by demonstrating courteous and cooperative behavior when interacting with citizens, visitors and City staff; maintains confidentiality of work- related issues and City information. • Performs other duties as required or assigned. • Driving is an essential function of the job. KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Knowledge: • City policies and procedures. • Principles of bookkeeping, record keeping and records management. • Safety and sanitation practices and methods for food preparation, distribution and storage. • Food temperatures and labeling. Skill in: • Following and maintaining safety and hygiene standards. • Following verbal and written instructions and procedures. • Entering numerical data into a computer system with skill and accuracy. • Resolving customer service problems. • Establishing and maintaining cooperative working relationships with co-workers. • Communicating effectively verbally and in writing. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: High School diploma or GED equivalent is required; AND one year of customer service experience. LICENSE AND CERTIFICATION: • Must possess a valid Texas Driver's License. • Texas food handler's certificate is required within 90 days of employment. Cashier & Zoo Retail Assistant - Seasonal City of Waco, TX 2 of 3 PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING ENVIRONMENT: 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 physical activities of this position include: o Balancing - Maintaining body equilibrium to prevent falling and walking, standing or crouching on narrow, slippery, or erratically moving surfaces. o Stooping - Bending body downward and forward by bending spine at the waist. o Kneeling - Bending legs at knee to come to a rest on knee or knees. o Crouching - Bending the body downward and forward by bending leg and spine. o Reaching - Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction. o Pushing - Using upper extremities to press against something with steady force in order to thrust forward, downward or outward. o Pulling - Using upper extremities to exert force in order to drag, haul or tug objects in a sustained motion. o Lifting - Raising objects from a lower to a higher position or moving objects horizontally from position-to-position. This factor is important if it occurs to a considerable degree and requires substantial use of upper extremities and back muscles. o Walking - Moving about on foot to accomplish tasks, particularly for long distances or moving from one work site to another. o Finger Dexterity - Picking, pinching, typing or otherwise working, primarily with fingers rather than with the whole hand as in handling. o Grasping - Applying pressure to an object with the fingers and palm. o Feeling - Perceiving attributes of objects, such as size, shape, temperature or texture by touching with skin, particularly that of fingertips. o Talking - Expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word. Those activities in which they must convey detailed or important spoken instructions to other workers accurately, loudly, or quickly. o Hearing - Perceiving the nature of sounds at normal speaking levels with or without correction. Ability to receive detailed information through oral communication and to make the discriminations in sound. o Repetitive motion - Substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands and/or fingers. • The physical requirements of this position: o Medium work. Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally and/or up to 30 pounds of force frequently and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects. • The visual acuity requirements including color, depth perception and field vision: o The worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading; visual inspection involving small defects, small parts and/or operation of machines (including inspection); using measurement devices; and/or assembly or fabrication parts at distances close to the eyes. • The conditions the worker will be subject to in this position: o Work is performed primarily in a well-lit, temperature-controlled working environment. o The worker is subject to hazards including a variety of physical conditions, such as proximity to moving mechanical parts, electrical current, exposure to high heat or exposure to chemicals. o The worker is subject to close quarters, crawl spaces, enclosed rooms and other areas that could cause claustrophobia. Cashier & Zoo Retail Assistant - Seasonal City of Waco, TX 3 of 3 This job description is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required. City management has exclusive rights to alter this job description at any time without notice. Employees will be required to follow any other job related instructions and to perform any other job related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an 'at-will' relationship. Job Description Acknowledgement I verify that I have received a copy of my job description by the signature below. As an employee of the City of Waco, I understand the duties and responsibilities assigned to me. Furthermore, I understand that the duties listed above are guidelines and will change over time, as necessary. From time to time, I understand that I may be asked to perform duties and handle responsibilities that are not specifically addressed in my job description.
CITY OF WACO, TEXAS Waco, Texas, United States
Dec 24, 2020
Zoo Laborer City of Waco, TX 1 of 3 Zoo Laborer Seasonal 5568 Grounds Maintenance Supervisor Cameron Park Zoo 208 Non-Exempt PRIMARY DUTY: Under close supervision, cleans and maintains City buildings and facilities according to safety rules and City quality standards. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include any of the following representative duties, knowledge and skills. Factors such as regular attendance at the job are not routinely listed in job descriptions, but are an essential function. Essential duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following: • Performs custodial and janitorial duties in City facilities; maintains attractive, sanitary and safe facilities for City staff and public; cleans floors, walls and windows using manual and power equipment; empties trash receptacles; moves furniture and equipment; assist with set up and take down of special equipment for zoo events; cleans and disinfects restrooms; sanitizes toilets, sinks and fixtures; restocks restroom supplies; duties may vary according to job assignment. • Follows all safety rules and regulations and cleans up spills and unsafe conditions in a timely manner; reports safety hazards, equipment problems, repair needs, security issues and emergency situations, including AZA (Association of Zoos and Aquariums) accreditation standards. • Supports the relationship between the City of Waco and the general public by demonstrating courteous and cooperative behavior when interacting with citizens, visitors and City staff; maintains confidentiality of work- related issues and City information; performs other duties as required or assigned. • Often required to work in close proximity to dangerous animals. • Must be able to work after regular work hours and during Zoo sponsored events. KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Knowledge: • City policies and procedures. • Methods, materials, tools and equipment used in facilities maintenance. • Safe work practices, occupational hazards and safety precautions in public facilities. • AZA accreditation standards. Skill in: • Using basic tools in a safe and effective manner. • Following verbal and written instructions and procedures, including proper use and storage of chemicals • Establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with co-workers. • Communicating effectively verbally and in writing. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: No specific educational and experience requirements; High School Diploma or GED equivalent is preferred: AND some related work experience is preferred. LICENSE AND CERTIFICATION: • Must possess a valid Texas Driver's License. Zoo Laborer City of Waco, TX 2 of 3 PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING ENVIRONMENT: 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 physical activity of this position o Balancing - Maintaining body equilibrium to prevent falling and walking, standing or crouching on narrow, slippery, or erratically moving surfaces. o Stooping - Bending body downward and forward by bending spine at the waist. o Kneeling - Bending legs at knee to come to a rest on knee or knees. o Crouching - Bending the body downward and forward by bending leg and spine. o Crawling - Moving about on hands and knees or hands and feet. o Reaching - Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction. o Standing - Particularly for sustained periods of time. o Walking - Moving about on foot to accomplish tasks, particularly for long distances or moving from one work site to another. o Pushing - Using upper extremities to press against something with steady force in order to thrust forward, downward or outward. o Pulling - Using upper extremities to exert force in order to drag, haul or tug objects in a sustained motion. o Lifting - Raising objects from a lower to a higher position or moving objects horizontally from position-to-position. This factor is important if it occurs to a considerable degree and requires substantial use of upper extremities and back muscles. o Finger Dexterity - Picking, pinching, typing or otherwise working, primarily with fingers rather than with the whole hand as in handling. o Grasping - Applying pressure to an object with the fingers and palm. o Feeling - Perceiving attributes of objects, such as size, shape, temperature or texture by touching with skin, particularly that of fingertips. o Talking - Expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word. Those activities in which they must convey detailed or important spoken instructions to other workers accurately, loudly, or quickly. o Hearing - Perceiving the nature of sounds at normal speaking levels with or without correction. Ability to receive detailed information through oral communication and to make the discriminations in sound. o Repetitive motion - Substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands and/or fingers. • The physical requirements of this position o Heavy work. Exerting in excess of 75 pounds of force occasionally and/or in excess of 50 pounds of force frequently and/or in excess of 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects. • The following personal protective equipment may be required and must be worn when required by the task being performed o Gloves, eye protection, face protection and proper footwear. • The visual acuity requirements including color, depth perception and field vision. o The worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: visual inspection involving small defects, small parts and/or operation of machines (including inspection); using measurement devices; and/or assembly or fabrication parts at distances close to the eyes. o The worker is required to have visual acuity to perform an activity such as: operates machines, such as lathes, drill presses, power saws and mills where the seeing job is at or within arm's reach; performs mechanical or skilled trades, tasks of a non-repetitive nature, such as carpenter, technicians, service people, plumbers, painters, mechanics, etc. • The conditions the worker will be subject to in this position o Work is performed primarily in an outdoor environment with little to no protection from the weather. o The worker is subject to hazards including a variety of physical conditions, such as proximity to moving mechanical parts, moving vehicles, electrical current, working on scaffolding and high places, exposure to high heat or exposure to chemicals. Zoo Laborer City of Waco, TX 3 of 3 o The worker is subject to atmospheric conditions. One or more of the following conditions that affect the respiratory system or the skin: chemicals, fumes, odors, dust, mists, gases, or poor ventilation. o The worker is frequently in close quarters, crawl spaces, shafts, man holes, enclosed rooms and other areas that could cause claustrophobia. o The worker is required to function in narrow aisles or passageways. o The worker will work in close proximity to dangerous animals. This job description is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required. City management has exclusive rights to alter this job description at any time without notice. Employees will be required to follow any other job related instructions and to perform any other job related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an 'at-will' relationship. Job Description Acknowledgement I verify that I have received a copy of my job description by the signature below. As an employee of the City of Waco, I understand the duties and responsibilities assigned to me. Furthermore, I understand that the duties listed above are guidelines and will change over time, as necessary. From time to time, I understand that I may be asked to perform duties and handle responsibilities that are not specifically addressed in my job description.
CITY OF WACO, TEXAS Waco, Texas, United States
Dec 24, 2020
Budget Analyst City of Waco, TX 1 of 3 Budget Analyst Professional / Technical 1520 Budget Manager/Assistant Director of Finance Finance 127 Exempt Physical Type #1 PRIMARY DUTY: Under basic supervision, prepares and analyzes City's budgets; consolidates, refines and organizes data and monitors expenditures and technical transactions. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include any of the following representative duties, knowledge and skills. Factors such as regular attendance at the job are not routinely listed in job descriptions, but are an essential function. Essential duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following: • Prepares annual operating and capital budgets; consolidates department budgets. • Assists departments with budget development and management. • Examines budget proposals for completeness, accuracy and compliance to standards. • Prepares status and summary reports and effectively communicates financial issues. • Researches Budget issues and evaluates and analyzes financial data and trends. • Supports the relationship between the City of Waco and the general public by demonstrating courteous and cooperative behavior when interacting with citizens, visitors and City staff; maintains confidentiality of work- related issues and City information. • Performs other related and assigned duties as required. • May be required to respond afterhours, including holidays and weekends, in the event of a departmental or City wide emergency. • Driving is an essential function of the job. KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Knowledge: • City organization, operations, policies and procedures. • Principles of municipal budget preparation and administration. • Record keeping and file maintenance principles and procedures. • Business and personal computers and spreadsheet software applications. Skill in: • Analyzing, interpreting, summarizing and communicating budgetary information. • Meeting deadlines and strict time frames for processing technical documents and reports. • Establishing and maintaining cooperative working relationships with co-workers. • Communicating effectively verbally and in writing. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration, or related field is required; AND one year of experience in government accounting and budgeting; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience. LICENSE AND CERTIFICATION: • Must possess a valid Texas Driver's License. Budget Analyst City of Waco, TX 2 of 3 PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING ENVIRONMENT: 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 physical activities of this position include: o Balancing - Maintaining body equilibrium to prevent falling and walking, standing or crouching on narrow, slippery, or erratically moving surfaces. o Reaching - Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction. o Walking - Moving about on foot to accomplish tasks, particularly for long distances or moving from one work site to another. o Pushing - Using upper extremities to press against something with steady force in order to thrust forward, downward or outward. o Pulling - Using upper extremities to exert force in order to drag, haul or tug objects in a sustained motion. o Lifting - Raising objects from a lower to a higher position or moving objects horizontally from position-to-position. This factor is important if it occurs to a considerable degree and requires substantial use of upper extremities and back muscles. o Finger Dexterity - Picking, pinching, typing or otherwise working, primarily with fingers rather than with the whole hand as in handling. o Grasping - Applying pressure to an object with the fingers and palm. o Feeling - Perceiving attributes of objects, such as size, shape, temperature or texture by touching with skin, particularly that of fingertips. o Talking - Expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word. Those activities in which they must convey detailed or important spoken instructions to other workers accurately, loudly, or quickly. o Hearing - Perceiving the nature of sounds at normal speaking levels with or without correction. Ability to receive detailed information through oral communication and to make the discriminations in sound. o Repetitive motion - Substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands and/or fingers. • The physical requirements of this position: o Sedentary work. Exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects, including the human body. Sedentary work involves sitting most of the time. • The visual acuity requirements including color, depth perception and field vision: o The worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading. • The conditions the worker will be subject to in this position: o Work is performed primarily in an office setting or well-lit, temperature-controlled working environment. This job description is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required. City management has exclusive rights to alter this job description at any time without notice. Employees will be required to follow any other job related instructions and to perform any other job related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an 'at-will' relationship. Job Description Acknowledgement Budget Analyst City of Waco, TX 3 of 3 I verify that I have received a copy of my job description by the signature below. As an employee of the City of Waco, I understand the duties and responsibilities assigned to me. Furthermore, I understand that the duties listed above are guidelines and will change over time, as necessary. From time to time, I understand that I may be asked to perform duties and handle responsibilities that are not specifically addressed in my job description.
CITY OF WACO, TEXAS Waco, Texas, United States
Dec 24, 2020
Environmental Lab Analyst City of Waco, TX 1 of 3 Environmental Lab Analyst Professional / Technical 9230 Physical Type # 1 Safety Sensitive Lab Supervisor Utilities 220 Non-Exempt PRIMARY DUTY: Under basic supervision, collects and analyzes Water/Wastewater (W/WW) samples for process control and regulatory compliance for the Water Utility Services Department (WUSD). ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include any of the following representative duties, knowledge and skills. Factors such as regular attendance at the job are not routinely listed in job descriptions but are an essential function. Essential duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following: • Collects and analyzes W/WW samples for process control and regulatory compliance; conducts standard and specialized chemical and bacteriological tests on samples; operates specialized tools and equipment according to training and skill level; duties will vary according to job assignment. • Follows lab procedures to assure the quality and accuracy of the laboratory tests; calibrates, operates and maintains laboratory instruments; informs managers of anomalous test results and data trends. • Cleans and maintains work areas, tools and equipment, in accordance with all safety regulations and procedures; maintains daily logs and records for regulatory compliance. • Supports the relationship between the City of Waco and the general public by demonstrating courteous and cooperative behavior when interacting with citizens, visitors and City staff; maintains confidentiality of work- related issues and City information. • Performs other related and assigned duties as required. • Driving is essential. KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Knowledge: • City policies and procedures. • State and Federal regulations governing municipal utilities, environmental laboratories and treatment and transmission of water/wastewater; including Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ). • Water/Wastewater testing protocols and laboratory procedures and standards. • Safe work practices, occupational hazards and safety precautions in a laboratory environment. Skill in: • Operating, calibrating and maintaining specialized laboratory equipment and monitoring systems. • Performing laboratory techniques according to standardized methods and procedures. • Closely following standardized methods and procedures and verbal and written instructions. • Using a personal computer and specialized engineering software applications. • Communicating effectively verbally and in writing. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Associate's Degree in Environmental Science, Biology, or a related science field is required; AND one year of W/WW lab experience; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience. LICENSE AND CERTIFICATION: • Must possess a valid Texas Driver's License. • Class D Water License from Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) is required within 1 year of hire. Environmental Lab Analyst City of Waco, TX 2 of 3 • Class C Surface Water License from Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) is required within 2.5 years of hire. • According to the needs additional training and certifications may be required. PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING ENVIRONMENT: 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 physical activity of this position o Balancing - Maintaining body equilibrium to prevent falling and walking, standing or crouching on narrow, slippery, or erratically moving surfaces. o Stooping - Bending body downward and forward by bending spine at the waist. o Kneeling - Bending legs at knee to come to a rest on knee or knees. o Crouching - Bending the body downward and forward by bending leg and spine. o Crawling - Moving about on hands and knees or hands and feet. o Reaching - Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction. o Standing - Particularly for sustained periods of time. o Walking - Moving about on foot to accomplish tasks, particularly for long distances or moving from one work site to another. o Pushing - Using upper extremities to press against something with steady force in order to thrust forward, downward or outward. o Pulling - Using upper extremities to exert force in order to drag, haul or tug objects in a sustained motion. o Lifting - Raising objects from a lower to a higher position or moving objects horizontally from position-to-position. This factor is important if it occurs to a considerable degree and requires substantial use of upper extremities and back muscles. o Finger Dexterity - Picking, pinching, typing or otherwise working, primarily with fingers rather than with the whole hand as in handling. o Grasping - Applying pressure to an object with the fingers and palm. o Feeling - Perceiving attributes of objects, such as size, shape, temperature or texture by touching with skin, particularly that of fingertips. o Talking - Expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word. Those activities in which they must convey detailed or important spoken instructions to other workers accurately, loudly, or quickly. o Hearing - Perceiving the nature of sounds at normal speaking levels with or without correction. Ability to receive detailed information through oral communication and to make the discriminations in sound. o Repetitive motion - Substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands and/or fingers. • The physical requirements of this position o Medium work. Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally and/or up to 30 pounds of force frequently and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects. • The following personal protective equipment may be required and must be worn when required by the task being performed o Hardhats, gloves, eye protection, face protection, ear protection, reflective vests, proper footwear up to and including steel toed boots. • The visual acuity requirements including color, depth perception and field vision. o The worker is required to have visual acuity to determine the accuracy, neatness and thoroughness of the work assigned or to make general observations of facilities or structures o The worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading; visual inspection involving small defects, small parts and/or operation of machines (including inspection); using measurement devices; and/or assembly or fabrication parts at distances close to the eyes. Environmental Lab Analyst City of Waco, TX 3 of 3 • The conditions the worker will be subject to in this position o Work is performed primarily indoors; occasional field environment with travel from site to site. o The worker is subject to both environmental conditions. Activities occur inside and outside with temperatures that may be below 32° or above 100° for periods of more than one hour. Consideration should be given to the effect of other environmental conditions, such as wind and humidity. o The worker is subject to noise. There is sufficient noise to cause the worker to shout in order to be heard above ambient noise level. o The worker is subject to hazards including a variety of physical conditions, such as proximity to moving mechanical parts, moving vehicles, electrical current, working on scaffolding and high places, exposure to high heat or exposure to chemicals. o The worker is subject to atmospheric conditions. One or more of the following conditions that affect the respiratory system or the skin: chemicals, fumes, odors, dust, mists, gases, or poor ventilation. o The worker is frequently in close quarters, crawl spaces, shafts, manholes, enclosed rooms, sewage and line pipes and other areas that could cause claustrophobia. o The worker is required to function in narrow aisles or passageways. This job description is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required. City management has exclusive rights to alter this job description at any time without notice. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an 'at-will' relationship. Job Description Acknowledgement I verify that I have received a copy of my job description by the signature below. As an employee of the City of Waco, I understand the duties and responsibilities assigned to me. Furthermore, I understand that the duties listed above are guidelines and will change over time, as necessary. From time to time, I understand that I may be asked to perform duties and handle responsibilities that are not specifically addressed in my job description.
CITY OF WACO, TEXAS Waco, Texas, United States
Dec 24, 2020
Zoo Administrative Operations Coordinator City of Waco, TX 1 of 3 Zoo Administrative Operations Coordinator Professional /Technical 5533 Physical Type # 1 Zoo Director Cameron Park Zoo 218 Non-Exempt PRIMARY DUTY: Under general supervision, performs administrative operational duties, supervises employees and provides support services for City Department; coordinates events; processes administrative and technical forms; processes Open Records Requests; and assists in resolving customer related complaints. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include any of the following representative duties, knowledge and skills. Factors such as regular attendance at the job are not routinely listed in job descriptions but are an essential function. Essential duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following: • Provides a variety of administrative duties for the department; makes appropriate decisions based on work experience and training; duties may vary according to job assignment and individual skills. • Oversees department administrative workflow; applies knowledge of policies and procedures in order to organize and coordinate work and relieve the department staff of administrative detail. • Maintains records and evaluation reports on four basic types of live-action emergency drills (fire, weather, guest/employee injury & animal escape) as required by the Association of Zoo & Aquariums (AZA).Assists in coordination of Zoo events including planning and communication with customers. • Manages department training and travel arrangements and reimbursements, manages department dues and memberships; coordinates payroll for the department; orders supply for the department, and assists with budget preparation and budget transactions including budget adjustments, vendor payments, purchase order creation and closures. • Assists in development and maintenance of budgets, reviews, monitors expenditures, and generates monthly departmental revenue and expense tracking reports for zoo leadership • Exercises a high level of initiative and independent judgment in performing administrative duties; applies judgment to resolving problems, analyzing data, and making decisions; tracks department issues and assures the effective communication of operational information. • Serves as the department's Open Records Coordinator and responses to open record requests accordingly. • Manages assigned special projects for department programs and functions; researches and compiles a variety of informational material from external and internal sources into narrative and statistical reports for special projects, community issues and departmental functions. • Responds independently to inquiries and resolves problems and customer service inquiries within scope of authority. • Maintains calendars and resolves complex meeting schedules; coordinates virtual meetings, meeting rooms and related resources; creates meeting agendas, meeting minutes, action item lists, and power point presentations. • Maintains department files; researches files and computer databases; collects, compiles and updates computer records and tracking systems; assures all administrative actions are in compliance with City policy. • Responsible for maintaining the centralized zoological animal record-keeping system as outlined by the AZA institutional records management criteria • Supports the relationship between the City of Waco and the general public by demonstrating courteous and cooperative behavior when interacting with citizens, visitors and City staff; maintains confidentiality of work- related issues and City information • Assists in the preparation of the AZA accreditation application. • Performs other duties as required or assigned. Zoo Administrative Operations Coordinator City of Waco, TX 2 of 3 • Driving is essential. KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Knowledge: • City organization, operations, policies and procedures. • Employment Law and EEOC guidelines. • City administration policies, including accounting, budgeting, payroll and personnel rules. • Professional standards for business correspondence, writing, spelling and grammar. • Customer service standards and protocols. • Principles of record keeping, records retention, records management and file maintenance. • Local community resources and regional community issues. Skill in: • Using initiative and independent judgment within established procedural guidelines. • Planning, prioritizing and completing assignments with minimum supervision. • Training, coaching and effective communication with employees under supervision. • Writing professional reports and correspondence from brief instructions. • Establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with co-workers, elected officials, special interest groups, advocates and representatives from other regional agencies. • Dealing tactfully and courteously with the general public and others seeking information about City functions and activities. • Operating a personal computer utilizing standard and specialized software and entering information into a computer system with speed and accuracy. • Following verbal and written instructions. • Communicating effectively verbally and in writing. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Associates Degree in Business Administration or related field AND two years of public sector administrative support experience; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience. LICENSE AND CERTIFICATION: • A Valid Texas Driver's License required. • Certification as a Notary Public is desired. PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING ENVIRONMENT: 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 physical activities of this position include: o Balancing - Maintaining body equilibrium to prevent falling and walking, standing or crouching on narrow, slippery, or erratically moving surfaces. o Reaching - Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction. o Walking - Moving about on foot to accomplish tasks, particularly for long distances or moving from one work site to another. o Pushing - Using upper extremities to press against something with steady force in order to thrust forward, downward or outward. o Pulling - Using upper extremities to exert force in order to drag, haul or tug objects in a sustained motion. o Lifting - Raising objects from a lower to a higher position or moving objects horizontally from position-to-position. This factor is important if it occurs to a considerable degree and requires substantial use of upper extremities and back muscles. Zoo Administrative Operations Coordinator City of Waco, TX 3 of 3 o Finger Dexterity - Picking, pinching, typing or otherwise working, primarily with fingers rather than with the whole hand as in handling. o Grasping - Applying pressure to an object with the fingers and palm. o Feeling - Perceiving attributes of objects, such as size, shape, temperature or texture by touching with skin, particularly that of fingertips. o Talking - Expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word. Those activities in which they must convey detailed or important spoken instructions to other workers accurately, loudly, or quickly. o Hearing - Perceiving the nature of sounds at normal speaking levels with or without correction. Ability to receive detailed information through oral communication and to make the discriminations in sound. o Repetitive motion - Substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands and/or fingers. • The physical requirements of this position: o Sedentary work. Exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects, including the human body. Sedentary work involves sitting most of the time. • The visual acuity requirements including color, depth perception and field vision: o The worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading. • The conditions the worker will be subject to in this position: o Work is performed primarily in an office setting or well-lit, temperature-controlled working environment. This job description is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required. City management has exclusive rights to alter this job description at any time without notice. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an 'at-will' relationship. Job Description Acknowledgement I verify that I have received a copy of my job description by the signature below. As an employee of the City of Waco, I understand the duties and responsibilities assigned to me. Furthermore, I understand that the duties listed above are guidelines and will change over time, as necessary. From time to time, I understand that I may be asked to perform duties and handle responsibilities that are not specifically addressed in my job description.
CITY OF WACO, TEXAS Waco, Texas, United States
Dec 24, 2020
Epidemiologist City of Waco, TX 1 of 3 Epidemiologist Professional / Technical 7011 Physical Type # 1 Sr. Epidemiologist Public Health 127 Exempt PRIMARY DUTY: Under general supervision, compiles, analyzes, interprets, investigates and reports public health data for health research projects on the surveillance, detection and prevention of disease and public health crises; manages public health surveillance databases and compiles data for technical reports for the Public Health District (PHD). ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include any of the following representative duties, knowledge and skills. Factors such as regular attendance at the job are not routinely listed in job descriptions but are an essential function. Essential duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following: • Plans, organizes, develops and coordinates the investigation and evaluation of the causes of undesirable health events such as death and disability. • Conducts communicable disease investigations and develops public health preparedness strategies. • Assists in the design, implementation and analysis of health and human service surveys and other research projects. • Prepares and presents reports, statistical analyses, scientific papers, specific studies and trends in epidemiology and public health in order to assess the health needs of the community. • Compiles and analyzes data; assures validity, accuracy and completeness of data; interprets the significance and meaning of data; analyzes multivariate and cluster trends in data analysis results and reports findings and anomalies. • Assists with public health program evaluation and planning; assists in the development of grant proposals. • Provides public education to citizens on a variety of public health topics; establishes and maintains databases. • Generates maps for study of population demographics and undesirable health events. • Analyzes PHD disease trends and mortality and morbidity rates and develops comparison reports. • Assists PHD staff and representatives from other agencies through technical skills and survey design. • Supports the relationship between the City of Waco and the general public by demonstrating courteous and cooperative behavior when interacting with citizens, visitors and City staff; maintains confidentiality of work- related issues and City information; performs other duties as required or assigned. • May be required to respond afterhours, including holidays and weekends, in the event of a departmental or City wide emergency. • Driving is essential. KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Knowledge: • City policies and procedures. • Federal and state laws, codes, rules and regulations related to public and environmental health. • State and federal public health protocols and regulatory standards. • Principles and practices of database systems, including computerized data compilation techniques and statistical and spatial models for computer analysis, including SAS, SPSS, STATA and GIS. • Techniques for investigating and analyzing complex public health problems and conditions. • Public Health research protocols and statistical evaluation principles and methods. • Medical terminology, anatomy, physiology and concepts of disease. • Surveillance program design and management for tracking pathobiology of infectious and chronic disease. • Record keeping and file maintenance principles and procedures. Epidemiologist City of Waco, TX 2 of 3 Skill in: • Using computerized data bases for disease monitoring and trend analysis. • Understanding, developing, manipulating and analyzing database information in a variety of data formats. • Compilation, analysis and presentation of technical and statistical information in reports. • Interpreting technical instructions and analyzing complex variables. • Utilizing standard personal computer software programs and specialized state and County software. • Communicating effectively verbally and in writing. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor's Degree in Nursing, Epidemiology, Public Health, Biological Science, or related science field is required; AND one year of professional experience in public health/environmental regulatory programs; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience. Public Health experience is preferred. LICENSE AND CERTIFICATION: • Must possess a valid Texas Driver's license. • If BSN; professional registration as Registered Nurse by the Texas Board of Nursing is required • Additional technical certifications in public health are preferred and may be required. PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING ENVIRONMENT: 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 physical activities of this position include: o Balancing - Maintaining body equilibrium to prevent falling and walking, standing or crouching on narrow, slippery, or erratically moving surfaces. o Reaching - Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction. o Standing - Particularly for sustained periods of time. o Walking - Moving about on foot to accomplish tasks, particularly for long distances or moving from one work site to another. o Lifting - Raising objects from a lower to a higher position or moving objects horizontally from position-to-position. This factor is important if it occurs to a considerable degree and requires substantial use of upper extremities and back muscles. o Finger Dexterity - Picking, pinching, typing or otherwise working, primarily with fingers rather than with the whole hand as in handling. o Grasping - Applying pressure to an object with the fingers and palm. o Feeling - Perceiving attributes of objects, such as size, shape, temperature or texture by touching with skin, particularly that of fingertips. o Talking - Expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word. Those activities in which they must convey detailed or important spoken instructions to other workers accurately, loudly, or quickly. o Hearing - Perceiving the nature of sounds at normal speaking levels with or without correction. Ability to receive detailed information through oral communication and to make the discriminations in sound. o Repetitive motion - Substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands and/or fingers. • The physical requirements of this position: o Sedentary work. Exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects, including the human body. Sedentary work involves sitting most of the time. • The following personal protective equipment may be required and must be worn when required by the task being performed o Gloves, eye protection, face protection, aprons and proper footwear. • The visual acuity requirements including color, depth perception and field vision: Epidemiologist City of Waco, TX 3 of 3 o The worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading; visual inspection; using measurement devices. o The worker is required to have visual acuity to determine the accuracy, neatness and thoroughness of the work assigned. • The conditions the worker will be subject to in this position: o Work is performed primarily in an office setting or well-lit, temperature-controlled working environment; with some travel from site to site. o The worker is subject to hazards including a variety of physical conditions, such as proximity to moving vehicles, exposure to high heat, exposure to blood borne pathogens or exposure to chemicals. This job description is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required. City management has exclusive rights to alter this job description at any time without notice. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an 'at-will' relationship. Job Description Acknowledgement I verify that I have received a copy of my job description by the signature below. As an employee of the City of Waco, I understand the duties and responsibilities assigned to me. Furthermore, I understand that the duties listed above are guidelines and will change over time, as necessary. From time to time, I understand that I may be asked to perform duties and handle responsibilities that are not specifically addressed in my job description.