With the Bay Area economy exploding, Hayward is fast becoming a regional nerve center for new development and building activity. Spanning from our pristine western shoreline to the attractive foothills to our east, Hayward is the picture of cultural, geographic and economic diversity. With a vigorous and growing “Advanced Industries” sector, which the Brookings Institute has identified as a primary engine of the new economy, Hayward and its 160,000 residents are building the future today. The successful candidate will occupy a unique position at the nexus of commercial, residential and industrial activity in the Bay Area.

 

11 job(s) at City of Hayward

CITY OF HAYWARD, CA Hayward, CA, United States
Feb 20, 2021
Part Time
Description THE POSITION: The City of Hayward is excited to announce its recruitment for the part-time positions of Library Page to work at the Public Library or related facilities within the Library Services Department. Library Pages work 12 to 15 hours per week, including evenings and weekends. Both adults and students are encouraged to apply. DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS This is the entry level class of the Library Page series. Incumbents typically have little related work experience and work under immediate supervision while learning job tasks. This class is distinguished from the Senior Library Page in that the latter performs clerical procedures of moderate difficulty and proves lead direction and on-the-job training to Library Pages. The Senior Library Page also assigns and schedules Library Pages to perform simple, routine projects and checks to ensure their completion. Additionally, the Senior Library Page also appraises quality and quantity of the work output of Library Pages. SUPERVISION RECEIVED Direct supervision is provided by Library Supervisory Staff and lead direction may be provided by a Senior Library Page. SUPERVISION EXERCISED None. Essential Duties Shelves books, periodicals, videos, cassettes, magazines and reference material in alphabetical or numerical order. Empties book return box and checks in library material on the computer. Performs general clerical tasks such as typing, copying, making posters and reviewing shelved material to ensure numerical and alphabetical order. Assists in library programs. Retrieves magazines and other library materials upon request. Prepares library material for security system. Delivers and distributes books and runs errands. Cleans and mends books. Assists in securing library at closing time. Assists customers in Technology Center. May drive City vehicles to deliver and pick up supplies, books and mail. Performs related work as necessary. JOB RELATED AND ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS Knowledge of: Customer service practices and techniques. Mathematics, English usage and spelling. Ability to: Perform simple clerical procedures including alphabetical and numerical sequencing of materials. Follow oral and written instructions. Work well with a diverse population. Minimum Qualifications EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION Any combination of experience and education that could likely provide the required knowledge and abilities would be qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be: Experience : None Education : Enrollment in or graduation from high school or equivalent. Licenses and Certificates: Special assignments require possession and maintenance of a valid California Class C Driver's License. Supplemental Information SELECTION PROCEDURE Candidates must submit a completed City of Hayward job application and responses to the Supplemental Questionnaire, which fully describe the nature of their professional experience and qualifications. Applications submitted without all required materials will not be considered. Based on the information provided, those best qualified may be invited to the next phase of the process, which may include an oral, practical, and/or written examination. The examination process will result in a ranked eligible register of candidates for hiring consideration by the department. Actual hire depends on success in the departmental selection process. Candidates under final consideration for employment with the City should expect to undergo an employment background/reference check that may include, but is not limited to: employment history, confirmation of educational credentials and degrees, licenses including driver's license, registrations, certificates, and other credentials as part of the appointment process. Some positions, depending on the nature of the work, also require a credit check and a review of Summary Criminal History obtained from the State Department of Justice through Live Scan Fingerprinting. Applicants will be notified electronically via Government Jobs as to their status in the selection process. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure they can receive email notice from Neogov/Government Jobs and the City of Hayward. APPLICATIONS Candidates are encouraged to apply online at www.hayward-ca.gov under the Current Vacancies tab or at www.GovernmentJobs.com. Paper applications can be obtained by visiting the Human Resources Department at Hayward City Hall located at 777 B Street, Hayward, CA 94541. Office hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Apply prior to the closing time of the job announcement and allow at least one (1) hour to submit your application if you are a new user to the system. Our on-line application system is provided by Government Jobs. If you have problems while applying online, please contact the Government Jobs Help Desk at (877) 204-4442. The City of Hayward is an Equal Opportunity Employer Closing Date/Time: 3/8/2021 5:00 PM Pacific
CITY OF HAYWARD, CA Hayward, CA, United States
Feb 19, 2021
Full Time
Description Deadline to Apply: Thursday, March 18, 2021 by 5:00PM THE POSITION The City of Hayward is now recruiting for the position of Water Pollution Source Control Inspector. Under general supervision in a team environment, performs inspections of businesses and evaluates commercial and industrial facilities for compliance with pretreatment, urban runoff and pollution prevention requirements, and reports findings; reviews, evaluates, and issues wastewater discharge permits; initiates and participates in enforcement actions; represents the City with industries; collects and interprets data related to program; collects samples; prepares reports and documentation; and performs related work as required and other duties as assigned. IDEAL CANDIDATE The ideal candidate will demonstrate the ability to work effectively and impactfully in a work environment that is often diverse culturally, racially, and ethnically. The ideal candidate will excel in communicating with coworkers and the community alike in a manner that is cooperative, sensitive, respectful, and concise, both orally and in writing. The department is committed to exhibiting and encompassing a family friendly environment that will be evident in the manner the candidate and their coworkers will operate. Strong communication skills partnered with the knowledge, skills, and experience associated with the duties of a Water Pollution Source Control Inspector will make the ideal candidate a wonderful fit in a Hayward team committed to making sure all people in Hayward are happy, healthy, and safe. SUPERVISION RECEIVED General supervision is provided by the Senior Water Pollution Source Control Inspector or other higher-level management personnel. SUPERVISION EXERCISED Responsibilities may require providing directions to interns as needed. Essential Duties Depending upon assignment, duties may include but are not limited to the following: Collects grab and 24-hour composite samples of industrial, commercial, groundwater, and/or residential wastewater discharges to determine compliance with applicable ordinances, laws, regulations or discharge permits. Prepares and maintains wastewater sampling schedule to ensure industrial, commercial, groundwater, and residential wastewater sampling commitments are met. Conducts field surveys as necessary to identify or characterize industrial, commercial, and residential dischargers to both the sanitary and stormwater collection systems. Acts as liaison between the City of Hayward Water Pollution Source Control and outside contract laboratories responsible for the analysis of wastewater samples not performed by the City of Hayward Water Pollution Source Control Facility Laboratory. Maintains, repairs, designs, and builds monitoring equipment to suit. Conducts stormwater treatment measure inspections to verify operation, management, and maintenance of treatment devices. Performs waste minimization audits and promotes pollution prevention through special recognition programs to reduce pollutant loading. Staffs outreach events to promote pollution prevention, integrative pest management, stormwater, and wastewater discharge programs. Prepares and amends industrial wastewater discharge permits for categorical, significant, and groundwater discharges to the sanitary sewer system. Reviews industrial and commercial building and planning applications including CUP and AUP and other submitted plans and blueprints for stormwater and pretreatment applications and compliance, potential environmental impacts, structural needs for pollution prevention monitoring and inspections, and provide narrative on alternative environmental compliance and mitigation based on current stormwater and pretreatment regulations. Attends interdepartmental meetings to incorporate required blueprint changes with architect and design engineers to ensure that provisions of the Wastewater Discharge Regulations and Urban Runoff Control Ordinance Regulations are met. Attends regional meetings to plan regional actions and develop educational materials as pertaining to stormwater and sanitary sewer discharges. Enters into database industrial user self-monitoring reports, inspections, sampling data, stormwater treatment inspections, and enforcement action responses. Performs dental inspections and enforce upon dental requirements pursuant to the City of Hayward's Wastewater Discharge Regulations as well as provide public outreach for treatment and stormwater applications regarding dental facilities. JOB RELATED AND ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS Knowledge of: Wastewater sampling collection procedures, sample preservation techniques, chain of custody documentation and sample holding times, and water quality analytical methodology. Laws regulating water quality, including federal and state standards for wastewater and stormwater as well as and water quality sampling protocols. Familiarity with wastewater treatment processes and technology. General principles of groundwater hydrology, water quality monitoring and analysis. General principles of horticulture, landscape architecture, construction, and engineering as it relates to green infrastructure for stormwater treatment. Basic organic and inorganic chemistry as it relates to water quality. Mechanical skills working with small tools and equipment. Ability to: Interact with the public, and all levels of City staff, in an effective and professional manner and maintain effective and positive working relationships. Work in noisy and odorous environments. Communicate tactfully and effectively in a clear and concise manner, both orally and in writing, with customers as well as City personnel. Safely lift monitoring equipment, manhole covers, or similar objects weighing up to 70 lbs. Prioritize work assignments and use effective time management. Perform industrial waste and stormwater inspections and associated field work. Interpret data, technical reports, procedures, and regulations. Use computers, computer databases, and computer programs such as Microsoft Office Suite, MUNIS, and ArcView. Minimum Qualifications EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION Any combination equivalent to experience and education that could likely provide the required knowledge and abilities would be qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be: Experience: Two (2) years of experience as an inspector for environmental compliance or similar field. Education: Equivalent to two (2) years of college with major coursework in biology, chemistry, environmental science, or a closely related field. License and Certificates : Possession and maintenance of a valid Class C California Driver's License. Possession of, or ability to obtain within one (1) year of appointment, a Grade I Environmental Compliance Inspector certificate is highly desirable. Supplemental Information SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS Essential duties require the following mental and/or physical abilities and work environment: work in a standard office environment and use standard office equipment and current software; grasp, perform repetitive hand movements and fine coordination to prepare documents and data using a computer keyboard and mouse/trackball; sit for prolonged periods of time; stand, crouch, stoop, squat, walk, reach, bend, kneel, climb, twist and safely lift and move equipment and material weighing up to 70 pounds; work indoors and outdoors in various weather conditions; withstand exposure to noise, vibration, chemicals, mechanical and electrical hazards; converse by telephone, by email, in person, and to small or large groups and be clearly understood; read and comprehend legal, technical, and complex documents, interact with the public and all different levels of City staff in an effective and professional manner; and safely drive to various locations throughout the City and County to travel to fulfill assigned duties. Essential functions must be performed with or without reasonable accommodation. PROBATIONARY PERIOD : One (1) year SELECTION PROCEDURE Candidates must submit a completed City of Hayward job application and responses to the Supplemental Questionnaire, which fully describe the nature of their professional experience and qualifications. Applications submitted without all required materials will not be considered. Based on the information provided, those best qualified may be invited to the next phase of the process, which may include an oral, practical, and/or written examination. The examination process will result in a ranked eligible register of candidates for hiring consideration by the department. Actual hire depends on success in the departmental selection process. * Completion of this Supplemental Questionnaire is required for your application to be considered and is an integral part of the examination process. Writing 'see resume' or 'N/A' is not a sufficient response. The rating of the supplemental questions may determine application status and/or rank on the eligible list. Candidates under final consideration for employment with the City should expect to undergo an employment background/reference check that may include, but is not limited to: employment history, confirmation of educational credentials and degrees, licenses including driver's license, registrations, certificates, and other credentials as part of the appointment process. Some positions, depending on the nature of the work, also require a credit check and a review of Summary Criminal History obtained from the State Department of Justice through Live Scan Fingerprinting. Applicants will be notified electronically via Government Jobs as to their status in the selection process. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure they can receive email notice from Neogov/Government Jobs and the City of Hayward. APPLICATIONS Candidates are encouraged to apply online at www.hayward-ca.gov under the Current Vacancies tab or at www.NeoGov.com. Paper applications can be obtained by contacting HR at: employment@hayward-ca.gov. Office hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Apply prior to the closing time of the job announcement and allow at least one (1) hour to submit your application if you are a new user to the system. Our on-line application system is provided by Government Jobs. If you have problems while applying online, please contact the Government Jobs Help Desk at (877) 204-4442. The City of Hayward is an Equal Opportunity Employer Closing Date/Time: 3/18/2021 5:00 PM Pacific
CITY OF HAYWARD, CA Hayward, CA, United States
Feb 16, 2021
Full Time
Description [Posting updated January 19, 2021] DEADLINE TO APPLY: Next review scheduled for March 28, 2021 by 11:59PM THE POSITION Under general direction of the Operations Support Services Manager, plan, organize, direct, and coordinate the police and fire communication center operations within the Police Department and implement policies and procedures that will maximize efficiency for calls for service. Exercises direct and indirect supervision over supervisory, technical, and administrative support staff. The ideal candidate has three years or more of progressively responsible emergency dispatch supervisory experience . Candidate must be able to take initiative, multi-task and handle day-to-day operations of the call center. Are you someone that thrives in working at a fast-paced environment and looking to catapult your current supervisory role into an administrator role? We want you to apply for this vital position with our Police Department! DEFINITION Under general direction of the Operations Support Services Manager, plan, organize, direct and coordinate the police and fire communication center operations within the Police Department and implement policies and procedures that will maximize efficiency for calls for service. DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS This classification is distinguished from the Communications Supervisor in that the latter performs full, first-line supervisory responsibilities including planning, assigning, and evaluating the work of subordinates and overseeing a program area within a work unit or department. It is further distinguished from the Operations Support Services Manager which has overall management responsibility over the Support Services Division within the Police Department. Essential Duties Duties may include but are not limited to the following: Develops, implements and updates section goals, objectives, policies and procedures. Plans, organizes and directs police and fire communications center activities including monitoring and analyzing shift reports relative to the dispatch function and overseeing investigations of complaints regarding police/fire communications operations. Prepares the Communications Center's budget; assists in budget implementation; participates in the forecast of additional funds needed for staffing, equipment, materials, supplies, and services; administers the approved budget. Researches and evaluates applicable MOU, policies, codes, regulations, and laws governing communications and use of confidentiality of police records. Recommends the appointment of personnel; provides and/or coordinates staff training; conducts performance evaluations; implements discipline procedures as required; maintains discipline and high standards necessary for the efficient and professional operation of the department. Oversees and manages the operations and activities of Communications Center; ensures both the Police and Fire Departments needs are met. Researches, develops, implements and assists in compiling Communications Center standards to meet the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA) requirements; coordinates audits for accreditation. Plans, coordinates and conducts training and professional development of the Communications Center staff. Manages the public safety communication infrastructure and equipment, including EBRICS radio communication and cmputer related hardware and software applications. Oversees the City's narrow banding efforts in compliance with the FCC's rules and regulations. Serves as liaison between outside organizations and the City and to boards, councils and commissions as directed; prepares and presents staff reports and presentations at various City Council, commission, board, and other governmental meetings; drafts City Council documents; serves on various committees and task forces. Maintains communication with public safety personnel regarding Communications Center issues; attends line-ups, special operations briefings and inter-agency meetings and committees to ensure current information is available to the Communication Center. Responds to emergency situations which may arise in the communications center during off-duty hours. Builds and maintains positive working relationships with co-workers, other City employees and the public using principles of good customer service. Performs related duties as assigned. A complete job description and list of duties can be found at www.hayward-ca.gov . Minimum Qualifications JOB RELATED AND ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS Knowledge of: Public safety emergency dispatching equipment procedures and practices. City, county, state and federal law enforcement computer systems. Correct English usage, spelling, punctuation, grammar and report writing. Communications rules and regulations governing the operation of radio transmitting and receiving systems. Police and Fire Department procedures, functions and reporting relationships. Operation and procedures of fire and law enforcement offices. Modern office management practices and methods, computer equipment and software. Pertinent federal, state, and local laws, codes and general laws. Principles and practices of leadership, motivation, team building and conflict resolution. Principles and practices of supervision, training and personnel management. Ability to: Meet and deal effectively and courteously with the public. Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing. Keep records and prepare reports. Plan, organize and supervise the work of others and to develop staff through formal and informal training sessions and materials. Communicate effectively at all levels with the public, department and City staff. Interpret and develop policies and procedures. Carry forward several projects simultaneously, set priorities and makes sound decisions as circumstances require. Prepare and monitor a budget. Supervise, train and evaluate personnel. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work. EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION Any combination equivalent to experience and training that could likely provide the required knowledge and abilities would be qualifying. A typical way to obtain the required knowledge and abilities would be: Education: Equivalent to completion of the twelfth grade supplemented by college level coursework in supervision/management and general business. Education equivalent to an Associate of Arts degree in Administration of Justice, Business or Public Administration is highly desirable. Experience: Three (3) years of supervisory experience in emergency dispatching comparable to that of a Communications Supervisor in the City of Hayward. License or Certificate: Possession and maintenance of both a Basic POST Dispatch Course Certificate of Completion and a valid California Class C Driver's License. Supplemental Information PROBATIONARY PERIOD: One (1) Year SELECTION PROCEDURE Candidates must submit a completed City of Hayward job application and responses to the Supplemental Questionnaire which fully describe the nature of their professional experience and qualifications . Please include a copy of your Basic (or higher) POST Dispatch Course Certificate of Completion with your application. Applications submitted without all required materials will not be considered. Based on the information provided, employment applications will be reviewed for minimum qualifications. Those best qualified may be invited to the next phase of the process, which may include an oral, practical, written examination and/or supplemental questionnaires reviewed by subject matter experts. The examination process will result in a ranked eligible register of candidates for hiring consideration by the department derived from any of the exam processes mentioned above. Actual hire depends on success in the departmental selection process. Candidates under final consideration for employment with the City should expect to undergo an employment background/reference check that may include, but is not limited to: employment history, confirmation of educational credentials and degrees, licenses including driver's license, registrations, certificates, and other credentials as part of the appointment process. Some positions, depending on the nature of the work, also require a credit check and a review of Summary Criminal History obtained from the State Department of Justice through Live Scan Fingerprinting. Applicants will be notified electronically via Government Jobs as to their status in the selection process. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure they can receive email notice from Neogov/Government Jobs and the City of Hayward. Date Of Examination(s): Background Questionnaire - TBD Oral Panel Interviews - TBD The City of Hayward reserves the right to modify the selection process as necessary to conform to administrative or business necessity. APPLICATIONS Candidates are encouraged to apply online at www.hayward-ca.gov under the Current Vacancies tab or at www.GovernmentJobs.com. Paper applications can be obtained by emailing the Human Resources Department at employment@hayward-ca.gov. Office hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Apply prior to the closing time of the job announcement and allow at least one (1) hour to submit your application if you are a new user to the system. Our on-line application system is provided by Government Jobs. If you have problems while applying online, please contact the Government Jobs Help Desk at (855) 524-5627. The City of Hayward is an Equal Opportunity Employer Closing Date/Time: Continuous
CITY OF HAYWARD, CA Hayward, CA, United States
Feb 10, 2021
Full Time
Description The City of Hayward is accepting applications for Police Officer--Lateral. Police Officers at the City of Hayward perform a wide variety of law enforcement assignments including but not limited to: patrol, traffic control, criminal and juvenile investigation, and radio communication. These require operating a patrol car or motorcycle, arresting and citing violators of laws, writing reports, serving warrants, testifying in court and providing information to the public. ABOUT HAYWARD Hayward has been routinely billed as one of the most diverse cities in the state of California. We're proud of that. We thrive on the vibrant mix of cultures and customs that makes Hayward such a wonderful place to live, work and play. For well over a century, Hayward has been a "community of opportunity," a city with open arms and an enviable list of resources to help newcomers build their dreams. Unlike many other Bay Area cities, Hayward remains accessible, affordable and primed for growth. People are beginning to see Hayward for everything it has to offer: a warm and inviting climate, easy access to three international airports within 20 minutes, affordable real estate, superior water resources, well-run city government, considerable open space and a host of recreational opportunities. Add an educated workforce, a wide range of housing options and one of California's most diverse populations, and you have the ingredients for an unparalleled location: Hayward, the Heart of the Bay. THE DEPARTMENT The Hayward Police Department is committed to enhancing the quality of life in the city by maintaining partnerships with its diverse community, together creating safe and cohesive neighborhoods. We pledge to safeguard the lives and property of the people served, and to reduce the incidence and fear of crime. We do this by treating all people fairly and equitably; and by being ethical, honest, responsive, and professional in the services we provide. We are accountable to one another and to the community. The Hayward Police Department is comprised of a staff of 197 sworn personnel and 124 professional staff. The Department supports a Community Policing philosophy and offers excellent promotional and special assignment opportunities. The Patrol Division currently works 3-12.5 hour days and has weekends off at least six months out of the year. Patrol Officers enjoy a minimum of 9 training days per year. Detectives who work investigations (SVU, Homicide, Gangs, Narcotics, etc.) receive incentive pay and participate in several task forces in Alameda County. Officers have a wide variety of specialty assignments to choose from, such as School Resource Officer, K9, Special Duty Unit (street enforcement related to gangs), and Traffic (motors). For more informationabout The Hayward Police Department, please visit www.joinhaywardpd.com. Essential Duties Duties may include but are not limited to the following: Patrols the assigned area on foot or in patrol vehicle, makes routine security checks, inspects places of possible disorder and keeps alert to discover suspect circumstances or persons. Operates a patrol car, motorcycle, or other vehicle Responds to radio and telephone dispatches and appears at scene or disorder or crime. Resolves disputes, admonishes individuals, responds to accidents and provide emergency first aid. Arrests and cites violators of laws and ordinances. Investigates calls and complaints. Investigates traffic accidents. Prepares and documents cases; write reports; serve warrants and subpoenas; and testifies in court. Writes citations. Investigates conditions hazardous to life or property. Coordinates crime scene control; makes initial investigations of crimes and crime scenes. Assists Detectives and other investigators in crime investigation. Watches for suspicious cars, curfew violators and wanted persons. Operates two-way radio equipment. Takes fingerprints and photographs and processes evidence Assists in booking and jailing prisoners. Processes and transports prisoners. Directs traffic. Questions suspects and witnesses. Provides information, directions, other services and assistance to the public. Inspects patrol cars/motorcycles, equipment and weapons to ensure proper operation. Prepares for and participates in planned events; stands and directs traffic at collision scenes and demonstrations; controls crowds; and cooperates with City, State and other agencies to secure areas at special events or crime scenes. Participates in special details and assignments. May serve as a field training officer. Perform related duties as assigned. Minimum Qualifications EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION Any combination equivalent to experience and education that could likely provide the required knowledge and abilities would be qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be: Experience: One (1) year in a law enforcement agency within the last thirty-six (36) months and possession of a current Basic California P.O.S.T Certificate. Education : High school diploma or equivalent (possession of an Associate's degree or Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution is desirable). License Possession and maintenance of a valid Class C California Driver's License. Necessary Special Qualifications: - Free of any felony convictions. - A citizen of the United States or a permanent resident alien who is eligible for and has applied for citizenship (Government Code Para. 1031). - 21 years of age at time of appointment. - Vision in each eye, correctable to at least 20/30. - Must pass a background investigation. - Must meet all Department medical, physical and psychological standards. - Bi-lingual applicants are encouraged to apply. JOB RELATED AND ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS Knowledge Of: Basic law enforcement terminology and concepts. Public relations in law enforcement. Techniques for dealing with people of all socio-economic levels under hostile and emergency situations. Safe vehicle operation. Principles of first aid. Ability to: Learn principles, practices, procedures, terminology and operation of equipment used in law enforcement and crime prevention and investigation. Read and interpret laws, ordinances, regulations and Department policies. Analyze situations and adopt a quick, effective and reasonable course of action. Drive a vehicle safely. Write clear, concise and accurate reports. Understand and follow oral and written directions. Observe and accurately recall places, names, faces, descriptive characteristics and details of incidents. Perform physical tasks inherent in the work of a Police Officer. Be courteous but firm with the public when needed React quickly and calmly under emergency and stressful situations. Make sound decisions. Develop skill in the use of a firearm. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work. Perform physically demanding tasks for extended periods of time. Supplemental Information PROBATIONARY PERIOD : Two (2) Years SELECTION PROCEDURE Candidates must submit a completed City of Hayward job application, a copyof a Basic POST Certificate and responses to the Supplemental Questionnaire, which fully describe the nature of their professional experience and qualifications. Be sure to scan and attach a copy of your Basic POST Certificate to your on-line application . Applications submitted without all required materials will not be considered. Based on the information provided, those best qualified may be invited to the next phase of the process, which may include a pre-background questionnaire and an oral, practical, and/or written examination. The examination process will result in a ranked eligible register of candidates for hiring consideration by the department. Those candidates ranking highest on the eligible list will be granted a selection interview where they will be interviewed by the Personnel and Training Administrator of the Hayward Police Department. At that time, candidates will need to bring a copy of a police report they authored documenting a self-initiated arrest (felonies preferred). Those candidates deemed most highly qualified from the selection interview may be invited to interview with the Chief of Police. Final selection and job offer is contingent upon successful completion of a comprehensive police background investigation, including personal history, prior job performance and activities that may negatively affect job performance, as well as a medical examination and psychological examination. Applicants will be notified electronically via Government Jobs as to their status in the selection process. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure they can receiveemailnoticefromNeogov/Government Jobsand the City of Hayward. APPLICATIONS Candidates are encouraged to apply online at www.hayward-ca.gov under the Current Vacancies tab or at www.GovernmentJobs.com. Paper applications can be obtained by visiting theHuman Resources Department at Hayward City Hall located at 777 B Street, Hayward, CA 94541. Office hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Apply prior to the closing time of the job announcement and allow atleastone (1)hour to submit your application if you are a new user to the system. Our on-line application system is provided byGovernment Jobs. If you have problems while applying online, please contact the Government Jobs Help Desk at (855)524-5627. The City of Hayward reserves the right to modify theselection processas necessary to conform to administrative or business necessity. The City of Hayward is an Equal Opportunity Employer Closing Date/Time: Continuous
CITY OF HAYWARD, CA Hayward, CA, United States
Feb 10, 2021
Part Time
Description The City of Hayward invites applications for Reserve Officer. FINAL FILING DATE : Continuous. Reserve Officers work on a voluntary basis. Time requirements are a minimum of 20 hours per month. There are currently 25 openings for Reserve Officer. THE DEPARTMENT : The Hayward Police Department is comprised of a staff of 197 full time and 25 Reserve sworn personnel, and 124 professional staff. The Department supports a Community Policing philosophy and offers excellent promotional and special assignment opportunities. Reserve Officers enjoy a minimum of 9 training days per year. THE POSITION : Duties include a wide variety of law enforcement assignments including but not limited to: patrol, traffic control, criminal and juvenile investigation, and radio communication. These require operating a patrol car, arresting and citing violators of laws, writing reports, serving warrants, testifying in court and providing information to the public. Level II and Level III Reserve Officers that are interested in performing communication dispatch duties are invited to apply. Safety equipment is provided at no cost. A three year commitment to the Reserve Bureau is desirable. Minimum Qualifications ENTRY AND LATERAL EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION : Experience and Certification : Valid basic P.O.S.T Certificate, valid Level I, or valid Level II or valid Level III P.OS.T. Certificate Education : High school diploma or equivalent Licenses : Possession and maintenance of a valid Class C California Driver's License. SPECIAL QUALIFICATIONS : • Free of any felony convictions. • A citizen of the United States or a permanent resident alien who is eligible for and has applied for citizenship (Government Code Para. 1031). • Not less than 21 years of age at time of appointment. • Vision in each eye, correctable to at least 20/30. • Must pass a background investigation. • Must meet all Department medical, physical and psychological standards. • Bi-lingual applicants are encouraged to apply. Supplemental Information SELECTION PROCEDURE : Candidates must submit a completed City of Hayward job application, valid Basic P.O.S.T Certificate, or Level II Certificate, valid WSTB Physical Agility score of 384 or above, a "T" score of 50 or above, and a writing sample, to be considered. Application packets will be screened by a qualified appraisal panel and candidates considered best qualified based on the information provided, will move forward in the examination process. APPLICATIONS : Applications can be obtained by calling the Reserve Bureau at (510) 293-7089. Email: mike.rippy@hayward-ca.gov Closing Date/Time: Continuous
CITY OF HAYWARD, CA Hayward, CA, United States
Feb 10, 2021
Full Time
Description DEADLINE TO APPLY: Next review scheduled for April 9, 2021; Open Until Filled THE POSITION: The City of Hayward is excited to announce its recruitment for the position of Communications Operator (Dispatcher). Note: The eligible list established from this recruitment may be used to fill Call Taker vacancies. Monthy Salary: $5,541 - $6,732 DEFINITION To operate a computer aided dispatch system receiving calls and dispatching police, fire or other City services. DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS This is a journey technical level position in which incumbents are expected to independently perform the full range of duties assigned. This class is distinguished from the Communications Supervisor in that the latter provides technical and functional supervision over assigned communication personnel. The Communications Center in the Support Services Division of the Hayward Police Department is responsible for dispatching both Police and Fire Services throughout the City of Hayward. The Hayward Police Department is one of 18 CALEA (Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement) accredited police departments in California and is committed to maintaining CALEA's high standards and broadly recognized excellence. The Communications Center is frequently the first point of contact that a member of the public will have when requesting assistance from the City of Hayward. The information gathered by the communications operator during this contact is critical to a positive outcome. The Communications Center consists of six (6) stations with each communications operator assigned to a specific job. Essential Duties Duties may include but are not limited to the following: Receives emergency and non-emergency calls from the public, private companies and other jurisdictions. Dispatches police and fire personnel or other City services in response to such calls. Relays emergency and non-emergency information to public safety personnel in the field. Relays information to other agencies as required. Monitors multiple frequencies. Maintains accurate record of location and status of public safety units. Operates a manual dispatch system when necessary. Assists in relaying information during response to natural disasters. Performs related work as necessary. JOB RELATED AND ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS Knowledge of: English usage, including comprehension and grammar. Ability to: Read and comprehend information and instructions. Learn to operate manual and computer aided radio and telephone equipment in dispatching public safety equipment and personnel. Perform several job tasks effectively under pressure for sustained periods of time. Memorize and retain information from a variety of sources. Interpret information from distraught, incoherent or angry callers and relay critical facts to appropriate emergency or nonemergency personnel. Assign priorities both to incoming calls and to the dispatch of calls for service. Speak clearly and concisely via radio, telephone and in person. Respond to requests for emergency and nonemergency services in a professional and courteous manner. Type accurately at a speed of 35 words per minute. Work various shifts, including day, swing and graveyard as well as weekends and holidays. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work. A complete job description and list of duties can be found at www.hayward-ca.gov . Minimum Qualifications EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION Any combination equivalent to experience and education that could likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be: Experience: Two (2) years of heavy public contact experience while performing multiple tasks simultaneously. Public Safety dispatch experience is desirable. Education: Equivalent to the completion of the twelfth (12th) grade. Licenses and Certificates: Completion of the California Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) Basic Public Safety Dispatcher course is highly desirable. OTHER REQUIREMENTS Typing Certificate: A typing certificate with 35 net words per minute must accompany your application.1. Certificates will be accepted from a public school, business school or temporary agency;certificates from Internet testing services and/or home computer CD testing will NOT be accepted. 2. Typing certificate (or signed statement on official letterhead from the testing agency) must be dated no earlier than six (6) months prior to the date of the application filing. 3. Typing certificate (or signed letter) must state all of the following information: • Five (5)-minute timed typing test. • Gross typing speed in words per minute. • Gross number of errors. • Net words per minute. Supplemental Information PROBATIONARY PERIOD : Two (2) years Candidates must submit a completed City of Hayward job application and typing certificate, which fully describe the nature of their professional experience and qualifications. Be sure to scan and attach a copy of your typing certificate to your on-line application; however certificates may also be emailed to employment@hayward-ca.gov, no later than the date of the oral exam should you be invited to participate . Please be sure to indicate your first name and last name in the email and the position the typing certificate should be applied to. Applications submitted without all required materials will not be considered. Based on the information provided, those best qualified may be invited to the next phase of the process, which may include an oral, practical, and/or written examination. EXAMINATION AND SELECTION PROCESS Next Review - April 9, 2021 Pre-Background Questionnaire Survey - Week of April 12, 2021 *Written Examination (Post Dispatcher Test) - Week of May 17, 2021 Typing Certificate Deadline - Date of Oral Panel Oral Panel Interviews - Week of June 28, 2021 Please note; these future dates are tentative and subject to change at the City's discretion. *Candidates must submit a completed job application and valid typing certificate as described in this bulletin to be reviewed. Candidates may also provide a POST Dispatcher T-Score of 48 or above from within the last 12 months of the application date by no later than 15 days in advance of the written examination or participate in the City's administration of the POST Dispatcher Test. The examination process will result in a ranked eligible register of candidates for hiring consideration by the department. Actual hire depends on success in the departmental selection process. Candidates under final consideration for employment with the City should expect to undergo an employment background/reference check that may include, but is not limited to: employment history, confirmation of educational credentials and degrees, licenses including driver's license, registrations, certificates, and other credentials as part of the appointment process. Some positions, depending on the nature of the work, also require a credit check and a review of Summary Criminal History obtained from the State Department of Justice through Live Scan Fingerprinting. Applicants will be notified electronically via Government Jobs as to their status in the selection process. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure they can receive email notice from Neogov/Government Jobs and the City of Hayward. APPLICATIONS Candidates are encouraged to apply online at www.hayward-ca.gov under the Current Vacancies tab or at www.GovernmentJobs.com. Paper applications can be obtained by visiting the Human Resources Department at Hayward City Hall located at 777 B Street, Hayward, CA 94541. Office hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Apply prior to the closing time of the job announcement and allow at least one (1) hour to submit your application if you are a new user to the system. Our on-line application system is provided by Government Jobs. If you have problems while applying online, please contact the Government Jobs Help Desk at (877) 204-4442. The City of Hayward is an Equal Opportunity Employer Closing Date/Time: 4/9/2021 11:59 PM Pacific
CITY OF HAYWARD, CA Hayward, CA, United States
Feb 10, 2021
Full Time
Description DEADLINE TO APPLY : Open Until Filled Next Review Date: TBD Please note, this is the posting for the "Community Service Officer - Jailer (Lateral)" position. If you do not meet the lateral requirements listed below, please apply for the City of Hayward entry- level "Community Service Officer - Jailer" position listed on www.governmentjobs.com/careers/haywardca DEFINITION Under general supervision, the Community Service Officer performs a variety of non-sworn police duties related to investigations, crime prevention, reporting, property, traffic, booking, searching, monitoring and transportation of prisoners. Primarily assigned to work in the jail facility. DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS This is a specialized non-sworn classification, performing a wide variety of technical support duties in the Police Department. Assignments are primarily performed in the City jail; also support various divisions and may be subject to rotation. It is distinguished from Police Officers who perform a variety of duties involving the protection of life and property and routinely respond to hazardous emergency calls. SUPERVISION RECEIVED Receives general supervision from Jail Supervisor, Jail Administrator, or assigned management staff. SUPERVISION EXERCISED May provide lead direction in the absence of Jail Supervisor. Essential Duties Duties may include but are not limited to the following: Performs duties related to processing prisoners through jail, including booking and advising of procedures and telephone rights; searching prisoners for weapons, narcotics or other hazards and contraband; housing, care and control of adult prisoners and juvenile arrestees; conducting property inventory, medical screening and prisoner classification; and provide for telephone calls and visitations. Is required to perform full custodial searches as needed. Performs appropriate fingerprint procedure (i.e. live scan service) and transmits for confirmation of identification; and registers offenders in applicable systems. Conducts warrant checks, makes confirmation with appropriate agency and updates related systems through computer and teletype. Collects information to complete Alameda County consolidated arrest reports. Maintains jail security, observes prisoners in detention, and prepares documentation of behavior. Performs prisoner exit processing, issues receipts for bail, completes computer processing and prepares appropriate documentation for release. Transport prisoners to court or other jail facilities. Responds to public inquiries in person or by telephone. Responds to and drafts letters and general correspondence related to assigned area. Testifies in court or at hearings on case records and investigative activities and in court proceedings. Performs traffic control for accidents, parades, large public events, congested situations, etc. Enforces parking regulations, writes and approves traffic citations. Operate various police related equipment such as a radio, mobile terminals, cameras and computer systems. Prepares and maintains a wide variety of forms and records, including police reports. Prepares documentation and makes arrangements for towing and impoundment of vehicles. Performs related non-sworn police duties and responsibilities as required. Minimum Qualifications Knowledge of: English usage, spelling, grammar, punctuation in completing clear and concise reports and correspondence. General principles and practices used to establish effective police/community relations. Use and basic capabilities of computerized record and information systems. Safe work methods and safety regulations. Ability to: Establish and maintain positive working relationships with other City employees and members of the public; maintain a professional, courteous demeanor under adverse, difficult, and confrontational situations. Read, understand, interpret and apply policies and procedures as well as learn and apply pertinent federal, state and local laws, codes and regulations. Learn and apply mandated advanced defensive tactics methods and application of necessary control and self-defense procedures. Prepare paperwork and reports related to area of assignment. Communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing. Demonstrate sound judgment, tact, and integrity. Perform assigned duties with general supervision. Maintain physical condition appropriate to the performance of assigned duties and responsibilities which may include walking, standing or sitting for extended periods of time and application of necessary control and self-defense procedures. Operate modern office equipment including computer equipment, specialized software applications programs and assigned equipment. Work varied hours including evenings, weekends, and holidays. Successfully complete the State of California, Board of Corrections Correctional Officer Core course within one year of date of employment. EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION Any combination of experience and training that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be: Experience - One (1) year of experience working in a jail facility and successful completion of the Basic Correction Officer Core Course by the California Board of Corrections Standards and Training. OR Possess a California Peace Officer Standards and Training Basic Academy Certificate. Please be sure to attach a copy of your POST Basic Academy Certificateby the application deadline in order tobe considered. Education - Equivalent to the completion of the twelfth grade. License - Possession and maintenance of a valid Class C California Driver's License. Supplemental Information PROBATIONARY PERIOD: One (1) year. SELECTION PROCEDURE Candidates must submit a completed City of Hayward job application. Applications must be submitted by: next review date 5/29/2019. The selection process will include: Pre-qualifying background questionnaire via Survey Monkey to determine eligibility to advance in the process.Final selection and job offer is contingent upon successful completion of a comprehensive police background investigation , including personal history, prior job performance and activities that may negatively affect job performance, as well as a medical examination and psychological examination . Actual hire depends on success in the departmental selection process. Applicants will be notified electronically viaGovernmentJobs.comas to their status in the selection process. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure they can receive email notice fromNeoGov/Government Jobsand the City of Hayward. APPLICATIONS Candidates are encouraged to apply online at www.hayward-ca.gov under the Current Vacancies tab or at www.GovernmentJobs.com. Paper applications can be obtained by visiting theHuman Resources Department at Hayward City Hall located at 777 B Street, Hayward, CA 94541. Office hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Apply prior to the closing time of the job announcement and allow atleastone (1)hour to submit your application if you are a new user to the system. Our on-line application system is provided byNeoGov. If you have problems while applying online, please contact theNeoGovHelp Desk at (877) 204-4442. The City of Hayward is an Equal Opportunity Employer Not less than 18 years of age at time of appointment (Section 6035, Penal Code). Closing Date/Time: Continuous
CITY OF HAYWARD, CA Hayward, CA, United States
Feb 10, 2021
Full Time
Description DEADLINE TO APPLY : Next review is on February 15, 2021; Open Until Filled; First round applicants need not apply. THE POSITION The City of Hayward is excited to announce its recruitment for the position of Family Counselor. Under general direction, the Family Counselor provides crisis intervention, counseling, and referral services to youth, families, and individuals and performs other related duties as required, such as school based, case management, and gang prevention/intervention services. This position is partially funded by Alameda County Probation Department, Delinquency Prevention Network, RFP 901499. THE DEPARTMENT The Youth and Family Services Bureau (YFSB) is a unique part of the Hayward Police Department where police officers and professional counselors work side by side offering a variety of services to the residents of Hayward. For more than 40 years, YFSB has focused on helping families succeed at home, school and in the community. YFSB seeks to strengthen the Hayward community through creating opportunities for kids to grow up in healthy and safe neighborhoods and schools. The dedicated YFSB staff strives to reduce delinquency and crime through a range of services that address the specific needs of each family. When a child is getting into trouble, sometimes law enforcement is not the answer. Sometimes it is. The teamwork between the cops and counselors in YFSB allows for each family's unique situation to be assessed. YFSB also offers a variety of prevention services that encourage youth to stay out of trouble and provide them with positive ways to engage with their peers and the community. DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS This is a journey level professional classification and the incumbent performs the full range of counseling duties within the Youth and Family Services Bureau of the Hayward Police Department. Employees at this level receive occasional instruction as new or unusual situations arise. Positions in this classification differ from the higher level Counseling Supervisor in that the latter is responsible for providing direct supervision to professional and clerical staff. Essential Duties Duties may include but are not limited to the following: Provides crisis intervention services to youth, families, individuals, and couples including but not limited to crises involving incorrigible youth, dependent children under the court's custody, domestic violence, first time offenders, and the hospitalization of individuals dangerous to self and others. Provides counseling to youth, families, couples, individuals and groups. Maintains crisis intake log, case files and service statistics. Provides referral information to the public, and other agencies. Participates in division, department, community and school meetings. Provides support service, consultation and training to patrol officers on juvenile and mental health topics. Provides case management services to youth and their families. Provides school based services to students and their families, including consultation and training for school administrators and teachers, implementation of school climate initiatives, and coordination of site-based student support services. Provides gang prevention and intervention services to at risk and gang involved youth and their families. Maintains formal and informal liaison with mental health professionals and service providers including courts, schools, private therapists, hospitals, probation and other agencies. Provides emergency psychological evaluation and recommendations. Responds to critical incidents and other in-field emergency situations. Performs related work as necessary. A complete job description and list of duties can be found at www.hayward-ca.gov . JOB RELATED AND ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS Knowledge of : The theory and principles of human development, particularly child development. The theory and principles of social aspects of mental and emotional adjustment, including normal and abnormal behavior. Principles, methods and current practices of crisis intervention and counseling, which includes interviewing techniques, assessment and treatment modalities. Principles, methods and current practices of social casework. The theory and principles of child abuse, elder abuse and domestic violence treatment. The theory, principles and current practices of gang prevention and intervention. Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM V) system of diagnosis. Proficiency in the use of computer skills, including multiple software formats, email and storage of digital files. Community resources in the mental health and human services areas. Ability to: Perform crisis intervention and counseling services. Establish effective and productive casework relationships with youth, families, and individuals. Establish cooperative working relationships with police officers in the handling of crisis calls. Establish cooperative working relationships with educators and school site personnel. Work independently, make sound decisions and set priorities under stressful conditions. Work collaboratively in the highly structured environment of a police department while maintaining accepted professional standards of clinical practice. Communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing. Maintain records, including statistics, and to prepare reports. Work varied shifts. Effectively manage time, meet deadlines and prioritize workload. Minimum Qualifications EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION Any combination of experience and education equivalent to that which would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities would be qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge, skills and abilities would be: Experience : One (1) year providing counseling or psychotherapy to youth, families, groups and individuals. Experience with probation involved or at-risk youth and experience with school based mental health services are highly desirable; experience working in school settings is highly desirable. Education : Equivalent to a Master's Degree from an accredited college or university in Counseling, Clinical Psychology, Clinical Social Work or a closely related field or a Doctorate in Clinical or Counseling Psychology. (Note: Applicants with a related Master's Degree in progress are also encouraged to apply. Selected candidate will need to provide proof of graduate degree completion by the start date of employment.) Licenses & Certificates : Possession of a valid License in Marriage and Family Therapy (L.M.F.T.), Licensed Clinical Social Work (L.C.S.W.), Licensed Professional Counselor (L.P.C), Licensed Clinical Psychologist or a closely related field is highly desirable. Possession and maintenance of a valid Class C California Driver's License. Supplemental Information PROBATIONARY PERIOD : One (1) year. SELECTION PROCEDURE Candidates must submit a completed City of Hayward job application and responses to the Supplemental Questionnaire, which fully describe the nature of their professional experience and qualifications. Applications submitted without all required materials will not be considered. If you possess any licenses or certifications, please attach copies of them. The selection process will include: Pre-qualifying background questionnaire via Survey Monkey, a written examination, a computer skills examination and oral panel to determine eligibility to advance in the process. Final selection and job offer is contingent upon successful completion of a comprehensive police background investigation, including personal history, prior job performance and activities that may negatively affect job performance, as well as a medical examination and psychological examination. The examination process will result in a ranked eligible register of candidates for hiring consideration by the department. Actual hire depends on success in the departmental selection process. Candidates under final consideration for employment with the City should expect to undergo an employment background/reference check that may include, but is not limited to: employment history, confirmation of educational credentials and degrees, licenses including driver's license, registrations, certificates, and other credentials as part of the appointment process. Some positions, depending on the nature of the work, also require a credit check and a review of Summary Criminal History obtained from the State Department of Justice through Live Scan Fingerprinting. Applicants will be notified electronically via Government Jobs as to their status in the selection process. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure they can receive email notice from Neogov/Government Jobs and the City of Hayward. Next Review - February 15, 2021 Pre-Background Questionnaire Survey - Within one week of the application deadline to all eligible candidates. The City of Hayward reserves the right to modify the selection process as necessary to conform to administrative or business necessity. APPLICATIONS Candidates are encouraged to apply online at www.hayward-ca.gov under the Current Vacancies tab or at www.GovernmentJobs.com. Paper applications can be obtained by contacting Human Resources at employment@hayward-ca.gov. Office hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Apply prior to the closing time of the job announcement and allow at least one (1) hour to submit your application if you are a new user to the system. Our on-line application system is provided by Government Jobs. If you have problems while applying online, please contact the Government Jobs Help Desk at (855) 524-5627. The City of Hayward is an Equal Opportunity Employer Closing Date/Time:
CITY OF HAYWARD, CA Hayward, CA, United States
Feb 10, 2021
Full Time
Description DEADLINE TO APPLY : Open Until Filled Please note, this is the posting for the "Lateral Communications Operator" position. See below for Lateral Communications Operator requirements. The City of Hayward is adhering to the Alameda County Public Health Department's order to shelter in place to limit the spread of COVID-19.While the order is in effect, the City is allowing for the typing certificate requirement to be satisfied later in the selection process. The typing certificate is not required to apply for the position, but will be required prior to appointment. THE POSITION: The City of Hayward is excited to announce its recruitment for the position of Lateral Communications Operator. DEFINITION Under general supervision from the Communications Supervisor, the Communications Operator operates a computer aided dispatch system receiving calls and dispatching police, fire or other City services. DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS This is a journey technical level position in which incumbents are expected to independently perform the full range of duties assigned. This class is distinguished from the Communications Supervisor in that the latter provides technical and functional supervision over assigned communication personnel. THE DEPARTMENT The Communications Center in the Support Services Division of the Hayward Police Department is responsible for dispatching both Police and Fire Services throughout the City of Hayward. The Hayward Police Department is one of 18 CALEA (Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement) accredited police departments in California and is committed to maintaining CALEA's high standards and broadly recognized excellence. The Communications Center is frequently the first point of contact that a member of the public will have when requesting assistance from the City of Hayward. The information gathered by the communications operator during this contact is critical to a positive outcome. The Communications Center consists of six (6) stations with each communications operator assigned to a specific job. Essential Duties Duties may include but are not limited to the following: Receives emergency and non-emergency calls from the public, private companies and other jurisdictions. Dispatches police and fire personnel or other City services in response to such calls. Relays emergency and non-emergency information to public safety personnel in the field. Relays information to other agencies as required. Monitors multiple frequencies. Maintains accurate record of location and status of public safety units. Operates a manual dispatch system when necessary. Assists in relaying information during response to natural disasters. Performs related work as necessary. JOB RELATED AND ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS Knowledge of: English usage, including comprehension and grammar. Ability to: Read and comprehend information and instructions. Learn to operate manual and computer aided radio and telephone equipment in dispatching public safety equipment and personnel. Perform several job tasks effectively under pressure for sustained periods of time. Memorize and retain information from a variety of sources. Interpret information from distraught, incoherent or angry callers and relay critical facts to appropriate emergency ornonemergencypersonnel. Assign priorities both to incoming calls and to the dispatch of calls for service. Speak clearly and concisely via radio, telephone and in person. Respond to requests for emergency andnonemergencyservices in a professional and courteous manner. Type accurately at a speed of 35 words per minute. Work various shifts, including day, swing and graveyard as well as weekends and holidays. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work. A complete job description and list of duties can be found at www.hayward-ca.gov. Minimum Qualifications LATERAL REQUIREMENTS: Experience: Two (2) years of experience as a public safety dispatcher for a Public Safety Answering Point, including heavy public contact while performing multiple tasks and using a computer-aided dispatch system. Education: Equivalent to the completion of the twelfth (12th) grade. Licenses and Certificates: Completion of the California Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) Basic Public Safety Dispatcher course is highly desirable. OTHER REQUIREMENTS The City of Hayward is adhering to the Alameda County Public Health Department's order to shelter in place to limit the spread of COVID-19.While the order is in effect, the City is allowing for the typing certificate requirement to be satisfied later in the selection process. The typing certificate is not required to apply for the position, but will be required prior to appointment. Typing Certificate:A typing certificate with 35 net wordsper minute1.Certificates will be accepted from a public school, business school or temporaryagency; certificatesfrom Internet testing services and/or home computer CD testing will NOT be accepted. 2.Typing certificate (or signed statement on official letterhead from the testing agency) must be dated no earlier than six (6) months prior to the date of the application filing . 3.Typing certificate (or signed letter) must state all of the following information: •Five (5)-minute timed typing test. •Gross typing speed in words per minute. •Gross number of errors. •Net words per minute. Supplemental Information PROBATIONARY PERIOD : Two (2) years C635 CommunicationsOperator SELECTION PROCEDURE Candidates must submit a completed City of Hayward job application andresponses to the Supplemental Questionnaire, which fully describe the nature of their professional experience and qualifications. The typing certificate is not required to apply for the position, but will be required prior to appointment. Applications submitted without all required materials will not be considered. Only those candidates meeting "Lateral Requirements" will continue in the selection process. The examination process will result in a ranked eligible register of candidates for hiring consideration by the department. Actual hire depends on success in the departmental selection process. Candidates under final consideration for employment with the City should expect to undergo an employmentbackground/referencecheck that mayinclude,but is not limited to: employment history, confirmation of educational credentials and degrees, licenses including driver's license, registrations, certificates, and other credentials as part of the appointment process. Some positions, depending on the nature of the work, also require a credit check and a review of Summary Criminal History obtained from the State Department of Justice through Live Scan Fingerprinting. Applicants will be notified electronically via Government Jobs as to their status in the selection process. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure they can receiveemailnoticefromNeogov/Government Jobsand the City of Hayward. APPLICATIONS Candidates are encouraged to apply online at www.hayward-ca.gov under the Current Vacancies tab or at www.GovernmentJobs.com. Paper applications can be obtained by visiting theHuman Resources Department at Hayward City Hall located at 777 B Street, Hayward, CA 94541. Office hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Apply prior to the closing time of the job announcement and allow atleastone (1)hour to submit your application if you are a new user to the system. Our on-line application system is provided byGovernment Jobs. If you have problems while applying online, please contact the Government Jobs Help Desk at (855)524-5627. The City of Hayward reserves the right to modify theselection processas necessary to conform to administrative or business necessity. The City of Hayward is an Equal Opportunity Employer Closing Date/Time: Continuous
CITY OF HAYWARD, CA Hayward, CA, United States
Feb 10, 2021
Full Time
Description POLICE OFFICER (ACADEMY GRADUATE / ACADEMY PARTICIPANT/ FTO) Candidates must have successfully completed a California POST approved Basic Police Academy with a valid California POST Academy Certificate; OR Currently attending a POST approved Basic Police Academy and/or has been accepted to a POST approved Basic Police Academy . The City of Hayward is accepting application for Police Officer--Academy Graduates and Academy Participants. Police Officers at the City of Hayward perform a wide variety of law enforcement assignments including but not limited to: patrol, traffic control, criminal and juvenile investigation, and radio communication. These require operating a patrol car or motorcycle, arresting and citing violators of laws, writing reports, serving warrants, testifying in court and providing information to the public. Those candidates who are currently participating in the Police Academy would be hired as a Police Officer Trainee ($5,837-$6,125) . The Police Officer Trainee is hired into a civilian position for the period of time they are assigned to the police academy. Upon successful completion of training at the academy, Trainees will then be sworn in and appointed to the classification of Police Officer. Police Officer Trainee benefits are limited to those of a civilian employee. THE DEPARTMENT The Hayward Police Department is committed to enhancing the quality of life in the city by maintaining partnerships with its diverse community, together creating safe and cohesive neighborhoods. We pledge to safeguard the lives and property of the people served, and to reduce the incidence and fear of crime. We do this by treating all people fairly and equitably; and by being ethical, honest, responsive, and professional in the services we provide. We are accountable to one another and to the community. The Hayward Police Department is comprised of a staff of 197 sworn personnel and 124 professional staff. The Department supports a Community Policing philosophy and offers excellent promotional and special assignment opportunities. The Patrol Division currently works 3-12.5 hour days and has weekends off at least six months out of the year . Patrol Officers enjoy a minimum of 9 training days per year. Detectives who work investigations (SVU, Homicide, Gangs, Narcotics, etc.) receive incentive pay and participate in several task forces in Alameda County. Officers have a wide variety of specialty assignments to choose from, such as School Resource Officer, K9, Special Duty Unit (street enforcement related to gangs), and Traffic (motors). For more informationabout The Hayward Police Department, please visit www.joinhaywardpd.com. DEFINITION Under general supervision, the Police Officer patrols the City's commercial, industrial, and residential districts; enforces laws and ordinances of the state of California and the city of Hayward, works closely with the community to preserve the peace and promote public safety; carefully documents own activities in written reports and statements; performs a wide variety of law enforcement assignments such as patrol, traffic control, criminal and juvenile investigation, radio communications, and administrative services; provides court testimony; investigates crimes such as burglary, robbery, assault, and disturbing the peace; assists firefighters and emergency medical technicians; and performs related duties as assigned. DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS Work normally consists of routine police tasks performed according to Department rules and regulations. Incumbents receive general and special instructions and must be able to act without direct supervision. The absence of ongoing supervisory responsibilities distinguishes this class from the class of Police Sergeant. SUPERVISION RECEIVED General supervision is provided by higher level officers. SUPERVISION EXERCISED Provide occasional supervision to volunteers, reserve officers and professional support staff. Essential Duties Duties may include but are not limited to the following: Patrols the assigned area on foot or in patrol vehicle, makes routine security checks, inspects places of possible disorder and keeps alert to discover suspect circumstances or persons. Operates a patrol car, motorcycle, or other vehicle Responds to radio and telephone dispatches and appears at scene or disorder or crime. Resolves disputes, admonishes individuals, responds to accidents and provide emergency first aid. Arrests and cites violators of laws and ordinances. Investigates calls and complaints. Investigates traffic accidents. Prepares and documents cases; write reports; serve warrants and subpoenas; and testifies in court. Writes citations. Investigates conditions hazardous to life or property. Coordinates crime scene control; makes initial investigations of crimes and crime scenes. Assists Detectives and other investigators in crime investigation. Watches for suspicious cars, curfew violators and wanted persons. Operates two-way radio equipment. Takes fingerprints and photographs and processes evidence Assists in booking and jailing prisoners. Processes and transports prisoners. Directs traffic. Questions suspects and witnesses. Provides information, directions, other services and assistance to the public. Inspects patrol cars/motorcycles, equipment and weapons to ensure proper operation. Prepares for and participates in planned events; stands and directs traffic at collision scenes and demonstrations; controls crowds; and cooperates with City, State and other agencies to secure areas at special events or crime scenes. Participates in special details and assignments. May serve as a field training officer. Perform related duties as assigned. JOB RELATED AND ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS Knowledge Of: Basic law enforcement terminology and concepts. Public relations in law enforcement. Techniques for dealing with people of all socio-economic levels under hostile and emergency situations. Safe vehicle operation. Principles of first aid. Ability to: Learn principles, practices, procedures, terminology and operation of equipment used in law enforcement and crime prevention and investigation. Read and interpret laws, ordinances, regulations and Department policies. Analyze situations and adopt a quick, effective and reasonable course of action. Drive a vehicle safely. Write clear, concise and accurate reports. Understand and follow oral and written directions. Observe and accurately recall places, names, faces, descriptive characteristics and details of incidents. Perform physical tasks inherent in the work of a Police Officer. Be courteous but firm with the public when needed React quickly and calmly under emergency and stressful situations. Make sound decisions. Develop skill in the use of a firearm. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work. Perform physically demanding tasks for extended periods of time. Minimum Qualifications EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION Any combination equivalent to experience and education that could likely provide the required knowledge and abilities would be qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be: Experience: One (1) year in a law enforcement agency within the last thirty-six (36) months and possession of a current Basic California P.O.S.T Certificate. OR Currently employed by a law enforcement agency and have successfully passed a field training officer (FTO) program, but have yet to complete probation. OR Successful completion of a California Basic P.O.S.T approved academy certificate. Obtained within the past eighteen (18) months from date of application is desirable. Education: High school diploma or equivalent. Possession of an Associate's degree or Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution is desirable. Necessary Special Qualifications: - Free of any felony convictions. - A citizen of the United States or a permanent resident alien who is eligible for and has applied for citizenship (Government Code Para. 1031). - Age, not less than 21 years at time of appointment. - Vision in each eye, correctable to at least 20/30. - Must pass a background investigation. - Must meet all Department medical, physical and psychological standards. Licenses and Certificates : Possession and maintenance of a valid Class C California Driver's License. Supplemental Information SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS Essential duties require the mental and/or physical ability to: work in a standard office environment and use standard office equipment and current software; to work in a field environment in various weather conditions; grasp, perform repetitive hand movements and fine coordination to prepare documents and data using a computer keyboard and mouse/trackball; sit for prolonged periods of time; walk, stand, crouch, reach, twist, turn, kneel, bend, squat, stoop, run and safely lift and move equipment and material weighing up to 45 pounds; converse by telephone, by email, in person, and to small or large groups and be clearly understood; read and comprehend legal, technical, and complex documents, interact with the public and all different levels of City staff in an effective and professional manner; and safely drive to various locations throughout the City and County to fulfill assigned duties. Essential functions much be performed with or without reasonable accommodations. PROBATIONARY PERIOD : Two (2) Years P200 Police Officer Created: March 1969 Last Revised: August 2018 EEO Code: 04 FPPC STATUS: Non-Designated FLSA STATUS: Non-Exempt Closing Date/Time: Continuous
CITY OF HAYWARD, CA Hayward, CA, United States
Feb 10, 2021
Full Time
Description [Posting updated February 9, 2021 ] Next review scheduled for March 3, 2021 ; open until filled. The Department of Public Works & Utilities is responsible for providing water and wastewater service to Hayward customers, building and maintaining public infrastructure, and leading the City's sustainability efforts. The core mission of the Utilities Division is to provide reliable water and wastewater services to Hayward residents and businesses, with a strong focus on excellent customer service. Utilities staff play a central role in implementing the City's goal of becoming of becoming a more environmentally sustainable community through diverse and well-managed water supplies, as well as water and energy use efficiency. The City of Hayward is excited to announce an opportunity to join its progressive Water Resources team as an Assistant or Associate Civil Engineer. This position reports directly to the Water Resources Manager and performs journey level professional engineering work in conjunction with development of a diverse range of water supply projects, including groundwater and recycled water. This position is flexibly staffed and may be filled at the Assistant or Associate Civil Engineer level depending on experience and possession of professional engineer certification. DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS Assistant Civil Engineer - This classification performs journey level professional engineering work in conjunction with construction and maintenance of Public Works projects. Monthly rate : $8,340 - $10,150 Associate Civil Engineer - This classification performs more difficult and complex engineering design work on private development and public works projects; and supervise the work of Assistant Civil Engineers and Engineering Technicians performing related work. Monthly rate : $9,682 - $11,753 Incumbents may advance from the Assistant Civil Engineer to the Associate Civil Engineer level, as recommended by their supervisor and approved by the Director of Public Works, as they learn City and departmental practices and procedures. As knowledge and experience are gained, the work becomes broader in scope and assignments are more varied and are performed under more general supervision. Advancement to the higher classification requires gaining the knowledge, skill, experience and credentials that meet the qualifications for that class and demonstrating the ability to consistently perform the work of the higher classification. Essential Duties Duties may include but are not limited to the following: Prepare feasibility studies and planning documents for water supply projects, including the next phase of the City's recycled water program. Design complex projects such as recycled water treatment and distribution systems Prepare environmental studies and documents Develop plans, specifications and preliminary cost estimates Provide engineering services during project construction Represent the City at various meetings A complete job description can be found at www.hayward-ca.gov . Minimum Qualifications ASSISTANT CIVIL ENGINEER Any combination equivalent to the experience and education that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities would be qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be: Experience: Two (2) years experience in engineering related to design and construction in public works or applicable field. Education: Equivalent to graduation from college with a four year degree in Civil Engineering. Licenses and Certificates: Ability to obtain a valid Class C California Drivers License upon appointment. An Engineer-in-Training (E.I.T) Certificate issued by the California Board of Registration for Civil and Professional Engineers. JOB RELATED AND ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS Knowledge of: Knowledge of basic civil engineering principles. Knowledge of basic street and utility design. Ability to: Ability to collect, organize and interpret a variety of project-related information. Ability to perform civil engineering drafting. Ability to estimate project costs. Ability to research and interpret local, state and federal regulations. Ability to keep a project moving to completion and meet project deadlines. Ability to work independently. Oral communication skills to effectively communicate one to one and in groups, on the phone and in person. Interpersonal skills to initiate and maintain effective working relationships with staff, developers, and the public. SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: Essential duties require the following physical abilities and work environment: ability to sit, stand, walk, kneel, squat, climb and lift up to 30 pounds and to work outdoors or in a confined workspace. ASSOCIATE CIVIL ENGINEER Experience: Three (3) years of engineering experience related to design, land development and construction in public works or applicable field, with one (1) year of the experience being after acquiring the Professional Engineering License. Education: Equivalent to a B.S. degree in Civil Engineering or closely related field. Licenses and Certificates: Possession of a valid Class C California Driver's license at time of appointment. Possession of a Certificate of Registration as a professional engineer in the State of California. JOB RELATED AND ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS Knowledge of: Civil engineering principles and practices as applied to municipal civil engineering. Methods and materials, including methods of inspection and testing of materials used for public works projects. Principles of supervision and leadership. Ability to: Prepare clear and concise plans. Prioritize public works projects and meet project deadlines. Communicate effectively both orally and in writing. Supplemental Information PROBATIONARY PERIOD: One (1) Year SELECTION PROCEDURE Candidates must submit a completed City of Hayward job application, the required licenses, and responses to the Supplemental Questionnaire, which fully describe the nature of their professional experience and qualifications. Be sure to scan and attach a copy of the required documents to your on-line application . Applications submitted without all required materials will not be considered. Based on the information provided, those best qualified may be invited to the next phase of the process, which may include an oral, practical, and/or written examination. The examination process will result in a ranked eligible register of candidates for hiring consideration by the department. Actual hire depends on success in the departmental selection process. * Completion of this Supplemental Questionnaire is required for your application to be considered and is an integral part of the examination process. Writing 'see resume' or 'N/A' is not a sufficient response. The rating of the supplemental questions may determine application status and/or rank on the eligible list. Candidates under final consideration for employment with the City should expect to undergo an employment background/reference check that may include, but is not limited to: employment history, confirmation of educational credentials and degrees, licenses including driver's license, registrations, certificates, and other credentials as part of the appointment process. Some positions, depending on the nature of the work, also require a credit check and a review of Summary Criminal History obtained from the State Department of Justice through Live Scan Fingerprinting. Applicants will be notified electronically via Government Jobs as to their status in the selection process. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure they can receive email notice from Neogov/Government Jobs and the City of Hayward. APPLICATIONS Candidates are encouraged to apply online at www.hayward-ca.gov under the Current Vacancies tab or at www.NeoGov.com. Paper applications can be obtained by contacting HR at: employment@hayward-ca.gov. Office hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Apply prior to the closing time of the job announcement and allow at least one (1) hour to submit your application if you are a new user to the system. Our on-line application system is provided by Government Jobs. If you have problems while applying online, please contact the Government Jobs Help Desk at (877) 204-4442. The City of Hayward is an Equal Opportunity Employer Closing Date/Time: