The City of Sanibel, an environmentally sensitive, sanctuary island is located in southwest Florida, with 24 miles of shoreline, of which 11 miles are along the beautiful emerald green waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Incorporated in 1974, the City has a current population of 6,591 residents, with a seasonal fluctuation around 33,000. The City of Sanibel has more than 25 miles of paved shared use paths and has earned the distinguished "Gold" designation as a Bicycle Friendly Community by the League of American Bicyclists.  The average temperature on Sanibel Island is a beautiful 74 degrees.    

19 job(s) at City of Sanibel

City of Sanibel Sanibel, FL, United States
Sep 22, 2021
Full Time
Description Under general supervision, the purpose of the position is to perform installation, repair and maintenance work in the construction and maintenance of the City's wastewater treatment, collection, and reuse facilities. Employees in this classification function at the entry level, and are accountable for ensuring the efficient and effective operation of wastewater facilities and equipment and gain abilities and skill primarily through on-the-job training. Employee works and confers with the Utility Maintenance Supervisor or higher level Technician on unusual or highly complex operational repairs or construction projects. Duties Other duties may be assigned. Assists work crews in installation, repair and maintenance of distribution and/or collection lines to include the operation of various pieces of mechanical equipment. Performs inspection of facilities and equipment to identify and repair existing or potential problems; informs supervisor and Chief Wastewater System Operator of breakdown or obstruction. Performs preventive maintenance as directed by the Utilities Maintenance Supervisor. Performs routine repairs, replacement tasks and construction projects to wastewater treatment, collection, and reuse facilities and equipment. Performs trades work, e.g., masonry, carpentry, electrical, welding; threads, cuts, fits and replaces pipes and plumbing infrastructure. Performs various custodial and maintenance duties in and around wastewater facilities, e.g., litter collecting, mowing, tree trimming, fertilizing, placing sod, raking, planting and painting. Operates a variety of hand and power tools for both electrical and mechanical repairs, e.g., air wrenches, air hammer, chisel, shovel, rodder. Assists in the development and integration of Utility Division policies and procedures for operational enhancement. Cleans, inspects and maintains lift stations and wastewater facilities and equipment, e.g., removes grease; lubricates motors and equipment, replaces packing in pumps and valves, replaces wiring and bearings in motors and pumps. Develops lists of materials required, identifies suppliers, orders and receives materials under the direction of the supervisor. Employee is subject to 24-hour on-call emergency availability and complies with Departmental on-call policies and procedures. Assists with emergency preparedness and evacuation activities as directed. Required Education, Experience, License, Registration, and Certification Qualifications High school diploma or GED; Vocational training/certification with major coursework in electrical, mechanical and/or pluming; supplemented by one (1) year responsible experience in the skilled labor of Utilities maintenance and repair; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. Must possess a valid Class "B" Florida Commercial Driver's License or the ability to acquire the license within six (6) months from the date of hire. Must possess a Class "C" Wastewater Collections System Certificate issued by the Florida Water and Pollution Control Operators Association or a wastewater collections system certificate issued by California State University, Sacramento within eighteen months of appointment. Supplemental or Additional Information To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Knowledge of maintenance and repair techniques for assigned facilities, vehicles and equipment. Knowledge and practice of occupational safety rules and practices. Ability to perform strenuous work in all weather conditions. Ability to perform electrical, welding and other repair and maintenance of assigned facilities and equipment. Ability to work effectively with other employees and the public. Skill in the use of power and manual tools and equipment required for repairs, maintenance and testing. Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations. Ability to work in confined spaces.
City of Sanibel Sanibel, FL, United States
Sep 20, 2021
Full Time
Description Under general supervision, performs a wide range of skilled and semi-skilled work in the construction, maintenance and repair of City parks, shared use paths, municipal buildings, facilities, equipment, beaches and grounds. Skill work assigned includes carpentry, painting, plumbing, some concrete and minor electrical. Vehicle and light equipment operation is required. Duties Performs a variety of jobs in carpentry work including installation of window air conditioning units, hanging doors, building storage shelves, installing book shelves, replacing windows, installing and repairing locks, and building divider walls. Builds decks, walkways, railings and other structures for public access areas. Prepares buildings for painting and paints offices, equipment and furniture such as filling cabinets, shelves, display cases, tables and chairs. Paints road and bike path stripes and other traffic indicators. Maintains and repairs plumbing facilities and fixtures such as drinking fountains, rest rooms, irrigation systems, and drainage on reserve water tanks. Completes minor electrical work such as installing and relocating ceiling fans, light fixtures and electrical switches. Maintains grounds by mowing lawns, pruning shrubs and collecting trash. Works with concrete, builds forms, mixes, pours and finishes. Maintains signage. Makes minor repairs to equipment. Required Education, Experience, License, Registration, and Certification Qualifications High school diploma or GED; Vocational training/certification with major course work in the skilled trades, supplemented by one (1) year responsible skilled trades experience in maintenance of roadways, shared use paths, buildings, facilities or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. Florida driver's license required. Ability to acquire a City of Sanibel Vegetation Competency Care within 6 months of hire. Supplemental or Additional Information Knowledge of carpentry, plumbing, concrete laying, and minor electrical methods and techniques. Knowledge in use of paints and chemicals used in construction and lawn maintenance. Knowledge of occupational safety rules and practices. Ability to use power tools, manual tools, and light equipment such as lawn mowers, weed eater, saws, drills, augers, tillers, compactors and emergency generators. Ability to perform electrical, welding and other repair and maintenance of assigned facilities and equipment. Ability to work effectively with other employees. Skill in the use of power and manual tools and equipment required for repairs, maintenance and testing. Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
City of Sanibel Sanibel, FL, United States
Sep 20, 2021
Full Time
Description Under general supervision, performs a wide range of skilled and semi-skilled work in the construction, maintenance and repair of City roads, shared use paths, municipal buildings,facilities, equipment and grounds. Skill work assigned includes carpentry, painting, plumbing, concrete laying and minor electrical.Vehicle and light equipment operation is required. Duties Performs a variety of jobs in carpentry work including installation of window air conditioning units, hanging doors, building storage shelves, installing book shelves, replacing windows, installing and repairing locks, and building divider walls.Builds decks, walkways, railings and other structures for public access areas. Prepares buildings for painting and paints offices, equipment and furniture such as filling cabinets, shelves, display cases,tables and chairs.Paints road and bike path stripes and other traffic indicators. Maintains and repairs plumbing facilities and fixtures such as drinking fountains, rest rooms, irrigation systems, and drainage on reserve water tanks. Completes minor electrical work such as installing and relocating ceiling fans, light fixtures and electrical switches. Maintains grounds by mowing lawns, pruning shrubs and collecting trash. Works with concrete, builds forms, mixes, pours and finishes. Maintains signage. Makes minor repairs to equipment. Required Education, Experience, License, Registration, and Certification Qualifications High school diploma or GED; Vocational training/certification with major course work in the skilled trades, supplemented by one (1) year responsible skilled trades experience in maintenance of roadways, shared use paths, buildings, facilities or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. Florida driver's license required. Ability to acquire a Florida CDLwithin 6 months of hire. Ability to acquire a City of Sanibel Vegetation Competency Care within 6months of hire. Supplemental or Additional Information Knowledge of carpentry, plumbing, concrete laying, and minor electrical methods and techniques. Knowledge in use of paints and chemicals used in construction and lawn maintenance. Knowledge of occupational safety rules and practices. Ability to use power tools, manual tools, and light equipment such as lawn mowers, weed eater, saws, drills, augers, tillers, compactors and emergency generators. Ability to perform electrical, welding and other repair and maintenance of assigned facilities and equipment. Ability to work effectively with other employees. Skill in the use of power and manual tools and equipment required for repairs, maintenance and testing. Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
City of Sanibel Sanibel, FL, United States
Sep 20, 2021
Full Time
Description Under general supervision, performs a wide range of skilled and semi-skilled work in the maintenance and repair of the City's municipal wastewater facilities, equipment, grounds, wastewater collection system and other City properties. Skill work assigned includes carpentry, painting, plumbing, concrete laying and minor electrical. Vehicle and light equipment operation is required. Duties Performs various custodial and ground maintenance duties in and around wastewater facilities, e.g., litter collecting, mowing, tree trimming, fertilizing, placing sod, raking, planting and painting. Performs grease trap inspections. Reads and records reclaimed and irrigation water meters in accordance with an assigned schedule and route and ensures accuracy of readings. Performs grounds maintenance at public lift stations right-of-way and easements. Perform other related duties such as load and unload material, tools and parts from utility truck; inventory and stock utility truck with proper parts and equipment when necessary, and drive utility truck to and from various locations and worksites. Assists both the Utility Operations and Maintenance Division staff with various tasks and projects. Performs a variety of jobs in carpentry work including installation of window air conditioning units, hanging doors, building storage shelves, installing book shelves, replacing windows, installing and repairing locks, and building divider walls. Builds decks, walkways, railings and other structures for public access areas. Prepares buildings for painting and paints offices, equipment and furniture such as filling cabinets, shelves, display cases, tables and chairs. Maintains and repairs plumbing facilities and fixtures such as drinking fountains, rest rooms, irrigation systems, and drainages on reserve water tanks. Assists other personnel in the maintenance of the wastewater collection system. Completes minor electrical work such as installing and relocating ceiling fans, light fixtures and electrical switches. Maintains grounds by mowing lawns, pruning shrubs and collecting trash. Works with concrete, builds forms, mixes, pours and finishes. Makes minor repairs to equipment. NOTE: This position is considered to be emergency essential. Required Education, Experience, License, Registration, and Certification Qualifications High school diploma or GED; Vocational training/certification with major course work in the skilled trades, supplemented by one (1) year responsible experience in carpentry, plumbing, painting and minor electrical; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. Valid Florida Driver's License Must obtain Sanibel Vegetation Certification within 12 months of hire. Supplemental or Additional Information Knowledge of carpentry, plumbing, and minor electrical methods and techniques. Knowledge in use of paints and chemicals used in construction and lawn maintenance. Knowledge of occupational safety rules and practices. Ability to use power tools, manual tools, and light equipment such as lawn mowers, weed eater, saws, drills, augers, tillers, compactors and emergency generators. Ability to perform electrical, welding and other repair and maintenance of assigned facilities and equipment. Ability to work effectively with other employees. Skill in the use of power and manual tools and equipment required for repairs, maintenance and testing. Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
City of Sanibel Sanibel, FL, United States
Sep 20, 2021
Full Time
Description Under the general supervision of the Chief Wastewater Plant Operator, conducts work involving the operation and maintenance of wastewater plant facilities, collection, transmission system and reuse facilities according to federal, state and local regulations and established procedures. Duties include record keeping, analysis testing and maintenance activities associated with the operation of wastewater treatment facilities, which must be accomplished in an accurate, timely and complete fashion. Performs other work as required. Duties Operates and regulates the collection, treatment and disposal of wastewater in compliance with federal, state and local regulations and established procedures. Assists in the operations and maintenance of the wastewater collection, transmission and reuse system, including lift stations. Takes and charts all necessary readings. Takes control samples and runs tests. Makes all chemical and pressure adjustments necessary based on readings and according to specified guidelines applicable to the proper operation of wastewater plants. Records daily operation of pumps, including pressure, flow readings, pump hours, chlorine usage and levels, and pump function; takes corrective action as required. Prepares daily operating sheet, the daily operating summary, the shift changeover sheet and daily maintenance sheet. Periodically reads flow meters, gauges, and dials and records data for reports. Prepares and maintains records of all repairs and adjustments made to wastewater facilities and equipment. Runs qualitative analysis on wastewater and corrects chemical settings. Performs process control calculations and interprets data. Takes samples and prepares them for testing to ascertain quality of treatment. Collects specimen samples and performs routine laboratory test. Records results according to prescribed state guidelines. Changes control room charts. Changes chlorine cylinders and containers. Sets chlorine machines to obtain proper readings. Tallies chemicals and electricity consumed for month. Derags and cleans mechanical aerator and diffusers. Cleans and scrapes algae from clarifier overflow weirs. Pumps sludge and measures sludge blanket depth; hoses down sludge tanks. Rakes bar screens. Pumps down, back flushes and hoses tankage and equipment. Cleans lines and pipes. Participates in routine maintenance work and repair functions for pumps, tanks, aerators, precipitators, filters, motors, pulleys, drive belts, solids and chemical handling facilities and all related wastewater facilities and equipment. Performs maintenance, repair and cleanup of buildings and grounds as needed. Abides by all federal, state and local safety rules and regulations. Remains available for emergency situations on an on-call basis. NOTE: The examples of essential functions as listed in this class specification are not necessarily descriptive of any one position in the class. The omission of an essential function of work does not preclude management from assigning specific duties not list herein if such functions are a logical assignment to the position. Required Education, Experience, License, Registration, and Certification Qualifications High School diploma, GED or other Certificate of Competency Must possess one of the following State of Florida licenses: Class "C" Wastewater Operator's License for Operator I; Class "B" License for Operator II; and Class "A" License for Operator III. Must possess a valid Florida Driver's License. Supplemental or Additional Information Knowledge of wastewater treatment facilities operations and maintenance. Knowledge of related laboratory operations and procedures. Knowledge of occupational safety rules and practices. Knowledge of federal, state and local regulations in wastewater treatment and disposal. Ability to prepare and maintain accurate reports and records. Ability to meet requirements and maintain a minimum C Florida Wastewater Operator's License. Ability to work effectively with other employees and the public. Ability to follow complex oral and written directions. Ability to work shift assignments or to be on call to respond to emergencies. Ability to work in all weather conditions. Skill in operating and maintaining equipment involved in wastewater treatment and disposal. Skill in problem solving, troubleshooting, and record keeping.
City of Sanibel Sanibel, FL, United States
Sep 20, 2021
Full Time
Description Under the direction of the Planning Branch Supervisor, performs professional planning work in the implementation and enforcement of the Comprehensive Land Use Plan, Land Development Code, and related development rules, regulations, codes, and ordinances. Performs other work as requested. Duties Reviews, evaluates, and processes applications for development including plans for site development and construction, vegetation and wildlife plans, treatment of wetlands, waste water disposal, and drainage improvements. Issues variance applications; issues permits and prepares reports/recommendations for public hearing or City administration. Assists the public with interpretation and application of planning policies, rules, regulations, procedures, codes, and ordinances. Reviews legal documents such as deed restrictions and easements for compliance with development plans. Gathers information, issues notifications, and assists with departmental materials and preparations for Planning Commission and other professional board meetings. Assists with data collection and analysis for updating the Comprehensive Land Use Plan; researches and prepares reports and documents for special departmental studies, surveys, or projects. Attends Planning Commission and City Council meeting and makes presentations on specific projects and studies. Makes inspections at development sites as needed. Reviews, evaluates, and prepares reports with recommendations on applications to amend the Comprehensive Land Use Plan and Land Development Code. Required Education, Experience, License, Registration, and Certification Qualifications Bachelors degree in planning or related field from an accredited college or university; with two (2) years proven work experience in planning and zoning, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Supplemental or Additional Information Knowledge of the laws, ordinances, and codes relating to land use plans and development regulations. Knowledge of the principles and practices and modern urban and environmental planning. Ability to prepare and present oral and written reports based on research and special studies. Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other employees, officials, the public, and other agencies. Ability to read and understand plats, maps, and similar relevant documents. Sill in the use of basic office equipment.
City of Sanibel Sanibel, FL, United States
Sep 20, 2021
Part Time
Description Under the general supervision of the Police Sergeant performs the following duties: a) a variety of responsible law enforcement activities including traffic control, escorting vehicles and emergency management functions; or b) parking enforcement, maintenance and repair of parking meters, revenue collections, enforcement of roadway and right of way restrictions, and represents the City in County Court for parking citations as required; c) patrol neighborhoods to monitor adherence to City watering restrictions; and or d) a combination of duties contained in both a through c above. Performs other work as requested. Duties Part A: Escorts school buses to and from school; provides escorts for other vehicles as needed. Escorts oversized vehicles as necessary and required. Directs traffic at designated times and locations, accidents and at special events. Sets up and removes traffic barriers. Assists visitors and residents, whenever required, and serves as a contract point for tourist information. Works on special assignments and projects as assigned. Part B: Checks public parking areas for proper permits and issues tickets for violations. Maintains and repairs public parking meters. Collects parking meter revenue and credit card deposits and accounts for funds collected on a daily basis. Enforces roadway and right of way restrictions. Represents the City in County Court actions relating to parking citations issued. Works on special assignments and projects as assigned. Part C: Patrols City neighborhoods to monitor adherence to the City's watering restrictions due to drought conditions. Issues Notice of Warning to residents who violate the restrictions. Notifies Law Enforcement when an address with a prior warning has a second violation. Required Education, Experience, License, Registration, and Certification Qualifications High school diploma, GED, or other certificate of competency and one (1) year of experience that reflects the ability to accept responsibility; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Must possess a valid Florida Driver's License. Supplemental or Additional Information Knowledge of traffic laws, City ordinances, and safety procedures related to traffic control and parking. Knowledge of geographic locations within the City. Knowledge of City watering restrictions. Ability to prepare and maintain records and reports. Ability to work effectively with other employees and the general public. Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions. Ability to work for extended periods of time controlling traffic in all environmental conditions. Ability to repair and maintain parking meters as required.
City of Sanibel Sanibel, FL, United States
Sep 20, 2021
Full Time
Description Under the general supervision of a Sergeant, performs a wide variety of police, law enforcement, and investigative duties including the protection of life and property, crime detection, traffic enforcement, emergency management, and other public safety responsibilities. Duties may also include special assignments in areas such as the detective bureau, information and records processing, and supervision of support staff as designated by the Police Chief. Performs other work as requested. Duties Responds to calls regarding public disturbances, criminal, civil, or emergency situations. Responds as requested to provide back-up for Sheriff's office. Detects and prevents criminal activities by surveillance of assigned business and residential areas. Notes possible criminal occurrences and takes steps to prevent criminal actions. Promotes crime prevention by initiating contact with businesses and residents including explaining applicable laws, soliciting cooperation in crime reporting, and otherwise creating a good rapport with area citizens. Investigates crime scenes or accidents. Protects evidence, takes testimony, contacts witnesses, and assists in the investigation. Inspects alcoholic beverage businesses and enforces laws and ordinance relating to consumption of alcoholic beverages. Enforces traffic laws and vehicle codes and promotes traffic safety. Notes illegal or unsafe driving practices and advises or makes arrests as appropriate. Directs traffic, reports unsafe road conditions, and otherwise promotes vehicular and pedestrian safety. Patrols back roads and beach areas to detect smuggling activities. Prepares a variety of daily and other reports related to crimes, accidents, and other duties. Maintains logs, completes forms, and prepares disposition and speed reports as requested. Provides a variety of related services. Transports and fingerprints prisoners, provides assistance to motorists, resolves domestic disturbances, and gives talks before civic groups. Attends depositions and court and testifies as required. Responds to calls from citizens regarding nuisance or wild animals. Assists Coast Guard in responding to distress calls from boater in the Sanibel area. Supervises support staff in records management, information processing, and traffic control. Supervises shift in Sergeant's absence as designated by operations Commander. Operates computer and supervises information processing section. Operates special equipment such as police boat and motorcycle. Provides backup to dispatchers and assumes dispatch responsibilities in dispatcher's absence. Functions as D.A.R.E. (Drug, Abuse, Resistance, Education) Officer and School Resource Officer when qualified and assigned. Trains new officer when qualified and assigned as field training officer. NOTE: The examples of essential functions as listed in this class specification are not necessarily descriptive of any one position in the class. The omission of an essential function does not preclude management from assigning specific duties not listed herein if such functions are a logical assignment to the position. Required Education, Experience, License, Registration, and Certification Qualifications High school diploma, GED, or equivalent certificate of competency required. **MUST HAVE** Current certification as a law enforcement officer in the State of Florida by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE). Must possess a valid Florida Driver's License. Requires shift, holiday and weekend work. Supplemental or Additional Information Knowledge of the principles, practices, and techniques of modern law enforcement. Knowledge of applicable state, local, and federal laws and ordinances. Knowledge of emergency medical and first aid practices. Ability to observe and detect potential criminal activities. Ability to coordinate activities in emergency situations. Ability to investigate situations and to prepare written reports. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other City departments, public agencies, and the general public. Ability to communicate effectively, orally and in writing. Skill in operating motor vehicles in hazardous situations. Skill in the use of firearms and other police equipment.
City of Sanibel Sanibel, FL, United States
Sep 20, 2021
Part Time
Description Under general supervision of the Recreation Program Specialist, assists in coordinating, conducting and leading youth recreational/athletic activities. Duties also include maintenance of grounds and facilities and equipment. Performs other work as requested. Duties Assists children's activities, i.e. after-school, summer program, arts and crafts, swimming programs. Maintains equipment inventory necessary for children's programs. Performs maintenance on equipment and clean-up duties at facilities as necessary. NOTE: The examples of essential functions as listed in this class specification are not necessarily descriptive of any one position in the class. The omission of an essential function of work does not preclude management from assigning specific duties not listed herein if such functions are a logical assignment to the position. Required Education, Experience, License, Registration, and Certification Qualifications Age 17 or older. Must be a High School senior; orhave High school diploma, or GED or other certificate of competency; supplemented by six (6) months experience as a youth counselor in recreational programs desired; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Must meet all current H.R.S. requirements. Must be able to work flexible work shifts. Supplemental or Additional Information Knowledge of principles, practices and techniques of public recreation programs.Knowledge of facility operation, maintenance, equipment and supplies. Skill in leading and/or instructing recreational activities. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with officials, general public and co-workers. Ability to understand and carry out oral and written instructions. Ability to prepare and maintain written records and reports.
City of Sanibel Sanibel, FL, United States
Sep 20, 2021
Full Time
Description Under the direction of the Recreation Director, plans, develops, organizes, supervises and leads community recreation functions and/or athletics programs for assigned activities. Responsible for the day-to-day coordination and supervision of various activities and services administered within the Recreation Department. Areas of assignment may include the After-School Program, Summer Program, Holiday Program, Special Events and Easter Egg Hunt. Employee is also responsible for the maintenance of independent contractors within area of control and for providing a safe recreational environment for community programs, youth activities and assigned special events provided by the City. Duties Performs planning, organizing, promoting, scheduling and directing assigned programs and activities, i.e., After-School Program, seasonal events, special population's education, programming for children, youth and adults within area of control. Directs, supervises and schedules assigned personnel and Recreation Aides; conducts in-service training, orientation and evaluations for staff. Monitors assigned facilities and ensures that the safety and cleanliness of recreational equipment and teaching materials are maintained. Performs reporting and record maintenance duties, i.e., program evaluations, performance evaluations, incident/accident reporting, and budget development. Develops, plans, organizes, implements and supervision of various programs, activities and leagues to ensure the safety, general welfare and enjoyment of the general public. Surveys and evaluates existing programs and leagues for quality, successful community interest and program growth. Plans, develops and produces various newsletters, flyers and announcements for programs and activities. Oversees the release of correspondence to notify community of community activities and special events. Performs maintenance and light custodial duties, e.g., maintains and repairs recreation equipment, maintains cleanliness of facilities, performs and directs set up and break down duties for activities and special events. Responds to the general public, both in person and by phone, regarding City recreational services. Enforces established policy, procedures and regulations of the area(s) of assignment. Maintains and procures inventory and supplies for recreation activities and athletics programs. Required Education, Experience, License, Registration, and Certification Qualifications Bachelor's degree from an accredited college in recreation administration, physical education leisure services or a related field; supplemented by four (4) years of professional recreation experience; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Supplemental or Additional Information Knowledge of principles and practices and techniques of recreational programs development methods and practices. Knowledge of rules, regulations, ordinances, policies and other requirements regarding public recreation. Knowledge of principles and practices of managing programs for recreational center and athletic facilities. Knowledge of recreation site management. Knowledge of recreation program evaluation and techniques. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationship with officials, general public and co-workers. Ability to plan, promote, coordinate, develop and expand recreation programs. Ability to assess community recreational needs. Ability to understand and carry out oral and written instructions. Skill in interpreting and implementing departmental policies and procedures. Skill in preparing promotional materials. Skill in organizing and coordinating recreational programs and activities.
City of Sanibel Sanibel, FL, United States
Sep 20, 2021
Full Time
Description Under general direction, responsible for the day-to-day functions of the dispatch operations. Performs all duties of a Telecommunications and 911 Operator. Position is responsible for directing the receipt, processing, and dissemination of life safety, and routine information in an accurate and timely manner to provide expeditious response to emergency and non-emergency situations. Employees in this class perform considerable record maintenance functions requiring specialized knowledge of departmental rules, state law, and city regulations and must be able to apply acute attention to detail. Due to the sensitive and confidential nature of information processed, employees in this class must exercise acute levels of discretion concerning duties performed. Duties Receives all incoming telephone calls, screens, transmits information to proper City/County police, fire, emergency or other appropriate personnel or agencies; records and logs all messages. Maintains constant radio contact with City/County law enforcement, fire, and emergency units; receives and transmits messages, maintains records and logs or these contacts. Prepares, types, files, copies and maintains a wide variety of departmental papers such as identification cards, General Offense and Arrest Reports, dark house reports, warrants and parking permits. Handles public walk-in inquiries at police department. Disseminates to public information regarding general police or specific crime information, informs City merchants on area crime schemes. Monitors, sends, receives and distributes teletype information. Performs routine checks on emergency and general alarm equipment, activates alarm systems. Required Education, Experience, License, Registration, and Certification Qualifications High school diploma or GED; supplemented by the possession of a State of Florida, 911 Public Safety Telecommunicator certification and FCIC / NCIC certification. Must be able to work holidays, weekends and nights. Supplemental or Additional Information Knowledge of Public Safety communication practices and procedures. Knowledge of computerized dispatching procedures with functional capabilities concerning large volume traffic management ensuring life safety, accuracy, efficiency and optimal results. Knowledge of computerized FCIC / NCIC policies and procedures. Knowledge of report and record keeping principles and techniques. Written and oral communications skills for effective expression and clarity in task assignment. Skilled in the use of computers, modern office equipment and specialized departmental equipment. Ability to handle a multitude of diverse tasks simultaneously while maintaining an attention to detail for the purpose of ensuring accuracy in task performance. Ability to exercise discretion in matters of a sensitive and confidential nature.
City of Sanibel Sanibel, FL, United States
Sep 20, 2021
Full Time
Description Under direction of the Community Services Director, is responsible for a variety of inspections and investigating complaints to ensure adherence to and identify violations of codes, ordinances and regulations to include short-term rentals. Duties also involve general code enforcement activities including, but not limited to, serving violation notices, preparing reports issuing sign permits, reviewing occupational licenses and inspecting construction sites. Performs other work as requested. Duties Monitors retail property reports, advertisements and registrations for compliance with City codes. Inspects all new building sites, subdivisions and wastewater facilities for completion and compliance with Land Development Codes, Flood, Vegetation and related ordinances, regulations and plans. Inspects all signs for compliance, issues sign permits; maintains sign records; prepares and presents requests for sign variances to City Council. Reviews and investigates Occupational License applications to ensure compliance with land use regulations, City codes and ordinances to include enforcement of existing regulations of dwelling unit rentals. Investigates ordinance violations, prepares and serves violation letters and notices, documents evidence, prepares reports, gives affidavits and testimony as required for enforcement proceedings, follows-up enforcement decisions to ensure compliance. Responds to and investigates complaints and serves written notices. Prepares reports and presents findings to City Council and Planning Commission as requested. NOTE: The examples of essential functions as listed in this class specification are not necessarily descriptive of any one position in the class. The omission of an essential function of work does not preclude management from assigning a logical assignment to the position. Required Education, Experience, License, Registration, and Certification Qualifications High school diploma or GED; supplemented by five (5) years experience in construction, land use/development, or code inspection/enforcement work; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Valid Florida Driver's License FACE Code Enforcement Certification within one year of employment Exceptional computer skills required, preferably Microsoft Office Suite, Windows 10. Supplemental or Additional Information Knowledge of municipal laws, codes, ordinances and regulations and Land Development Code. Knowledge of enforcement procedures, judicial system, code and compliance boards. Knowledge of City streets and local area. Ability to work independently, to make sound decisions based on established procedures and municipal regulations. Ability to prepare and present oral and written reports, documents and testimony as requested. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationship with the public. Ability to handle complaints and enforce compliance with regulations in a courteous, efficient manner. Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing. Skills in reading building and development plans.
City of Sanibel Sanibel, FL, United States
Sep 20, 2021
Full Time
Description Performs technical engineering work in the office and field in support of engineering projects; prepares engineering design sketches, plans and maps, cost estimates and specifications; collaborates and confers with developers, contractors, engineers and public; and provides support to professional engineering staff. Performs as project manager for capital improvement projects and performs other work as requested. This position is emergency essential. Duties Conducts research and field investigations to collect and record available data; prepare preliminary designs and plans for in-house and Capital Improvement Projects. Performs CAD drawings for routine to complex civil engineering projects. Performs GIS or other technical mapping projects relating to City infrastructure. Functions as survey party chief; performs field surveys including topographic surveys, layout and grade staking; research and write legal descriptions. Prepares construction design specifications, bid specifications, and material and cost estimates for Capital Improvement and other engineering projects. Provides technical assistance in procuring any permits necessary for proposed projects as well as prepares documentation for project grant applications and certification. Collaborates and confers with developers, engineers, contractors, local and state government and the general public; provide information and assistance on issues pertaining to a variety of engineering activities, codes and regulations. Serves as project manager for Capital Improvement projects; maintains accurate records of construction projects; and performs process approval of contractor payments. Coordinates the DEP NPDES program, collects data from City departments and completes required annual report; drafts standard operating procedures. Coordinates the inspection and annual maintenance of the (MS4) stormwater system. Manages projects and performs inspections relating to construction improvements, maintenance of streets, sewers, shared use path, bridge and box culverts, lot development and City Capital Improvement projects. Prepares memos, letters and other correspondence pertaining to a variety of engineering activities. Attends meetings, workshops, seminars and software upgrade training related to engineering technician work assigned. Required Education, Experience, License, Registration, and Certification Qualifications Bachelors degree in Engineering or Engineering Technology; or Associates of Science Degree in Civil Engineering Technology, supplemented by two (2) years experience in surveying drafting, engineering or related field; or; High School diploma, GED, or other Certificate of Competency, supplemented by five (5) years experience in survey, drafting or related field or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Supplemental or Additional Information Knowledge of the principles, methods, techniques, practices, tools and equipment of technical engineering work including civil engineering, surveying, computers and computer software. Knowledge to interpret and apply City, County, State, and Federal policies, laws, codes and regulations. Knowledge to understand and interpret engineering plans and specifications, survey notes, maps and reports. Ability to analyze and compile technical and statistical information and prepare clear and concise reports Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing, and respond to difficult and sensitive public inquiries. Ability to write reports, specifications, maintain accurate engineering records, be detailed oriented and follow through with tasks. Ability to make a variety of complex mathematical calculations; use trigonometry as applied to the computation of angles, areas, distances and traverses. Skill in AutoCAD drafting, GIS or other technical mapping systems operation of office equipment including computer equipment and related software. Ability to work independently as well as the ability to maintain a team and service oriented approach to work. Ability to adapt to changing technologies and learn functionality of new equipment and systems. Skill and ability to maintain a positive working relationship with all staff levels, other jurisdictions, outside agencies, the general public and those contacted in the course of work. Knowledge of the principles, methods, techniques, practices, tools and equipment of technical engineering work including civil engineering, surveying, computers and computer software. Knowledge to interpret and apply City, County, State, and Federal policies, laws, codes and regulations. Knowledge to understand and interpret engineering plans and specifications, survey notes, maps and reports. Ability to analyze and compile technical and statistical information and prepare clear and concise reports Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing, and respond to difficult and sensitive public inquiries. Ability to write reports, specifications, maintain accurate engineering records, be detailed oriented and follow through with tasks. Ability to make a variety of complex mathematical calculations; use trigonometry as applied to the computation of angles, areas, distances and traverses. Skill in AutoCAD drafting, operation of office equipment including computer equipment and related software. Ability to work independently as well as the ability to maintain a team and service oriented approach to work. Ability to adapt to changing technologies and learn functionality of new equipment and systems. Skill and ability to maintain a positive working relationship with all staff levels, other jurisdictions, outside agencies, the general public and those contacted in the course of work.
City of Sanibel Sanibel, FL, United States
Sep 20, 2021
Full Time
Description Serves under the supervision of the Administrative Services Director, performing difficult and complex secretarial, administrative and clerical duties in support of the City Manager. Assists the City Manager with the day-to-day general administrative and business detail of the City Manager's Office. Processes Special Event permits. Duties Manages City Manager's calendar and independently schedules appointments and coordinates meetings and appointments between Department Directors, outside agencies, residents and others. Prepares routine and complex correspondence through dictations and directions from the City Manager. Receives, sorts and distributes City Manager's daily mail. Assists in processing special events requests and planning public relations functions requiring considerable knowledge of City policies, procedures, departments and services. Arranges transportation, lodging, itineraries, and other travel plans for the City Manager and other executive staff, as needed. Administers payroll for Administration and Legislative Departments. Required Education, Experience, License, Registration, and Certification Qualifications High school diploma or general education degree (GED); and four (4) years of progressively responsible secretarial experience; or an Associates Degree from an accredited college and two years of secretarial experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Exceptional computer skills in the Microsoft Office Suite are essential. Supplemental or Additional Information Knowledge of modern office procedures and practices in planning and organizing work to meet organizational goals and objectives Knowledge of computer word processing systems Knowledge of local government legislative and regulatory processes Knowledge of indexing and compiling complex filing systems Ability to compose effective and accurate correspondence reports and deal with routine and non-routine matters Ability to make independent decisions Ability to maintain confidential reports and materials Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing Ability to carry out a wide scope of administrative and clerical procedures as well as develop effective and accurate correspondence, reports and similar materials Skill in operating modern office machines and equipment
City of Sanibel Sanibel, FL, United States
Sep 20, 2021
Full Time
Description Under the supervision of the Support Services Supervisor, is responsible for determining that contractors applying for building permits have either a State license or have been issued a Certificate of Competency by the City's Contractors Review Board. Also responsible for verifying that contractors have obtained the required Liability and Workers Compensation Insurance. Also assists citizens with the processes of application, review and approval for building permits and inspections. Employee is responsible for administrative/clerical work in relation to regulatory standards, inspection activities, and permitting and licensing functions for building construction throughout the City. Performs other essential duties in support of departmental objectives to ensure safety, health and general welfare of the general public and business community. Duties Assists contractors seeking to do business on Sanibel in completing the proper Certificate of Competency Class Application forms or Contractor Information Sheet, if State Certified. Ensures proper completion of the required licensing forms prior to acceptance and that credit reports, liability and workers' compensation insurance are current Schedules Certificate of Competency Class applicants for review by the City's Contractors' Review Board Prepares the agenda and takes and transcribes minutes for the City's Contractors' Review Board Oversees the City of Sanibel Sponsor Site examinations for licensing Prepares and maintains all contractor licensing files and issues contractors' competency cards. Orders files from off-site storage and facilitates payment Collaborates with Inspectors to schedule inspections, perform data entry tasks, and issue the appropriate documentation with compliance to established building codes and regulations Coordinates commercial and private inspections notifies appropriate work units, e.g., data entry, records keeping, filing, basic calculations, typing Receives telephone inquiries ascertains the nature of the call, and resolves personally or directs it to the appropriate individual or department Updates and maintains contractor insurance requirements and generates notices of insurance expiration Provides the public and departmental requests with resources and interpretation of the various codes for which the division is responsible for enforcing Performs various fiscal tasks, e.g., assists with annual budget preparation, monitors inventory and expenditures, prepares purchase orders, procures supplies as needed Receives and distributes all inward and outward inter-office mail Assists supervisor with pre and post hurricane Structural Safety Teams and coordination of documentation and updating office forms Required Education, Experience, License, Registration, and Certification Qualifications High School Diploma or GED; supplemented by three (3) to four (4) years progressively responsible secretarial/customer service experience. Exceptional computer skills required. Notary Public Certification. NOTE: As a condition of employment, the employee must be readily available to work during severe weather emergencies or similar events. Supplemental or Additional Information LANGUAGE SKILLS Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization. MATHEMATICAL SKILLS Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs. REASONING ABILITY Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.
City of Sanibel Sanibel, FL, United States
Sep 20, 2021
Part Time
Description Under general supervision, the purpose of the position is to perform lifeguard services, general maintenance activities, and assisting with children's activities. Work involves exercising preventative safety measures to ensure the safety of patrons and to repair and maintain the recreational facilities and equipment. Other duties may be performed relating to summer program/after-school program activities, receptionist functions at the front counter and/or routine custodial operations. Duties Performs responsible protective service work ensuring the safe use of the swimming facility by patrons.Aids in water rescue as needed and CPR or first aid treatment to injured or ill patrons. Observes actions of swimmers, and maintains discipline in and around pool facilities. Enforces pool and water safety rules in a tactful and effective manner. Assists with children's activities such as after-school programs, summer program, arts and crafts, and swimming programs. Performs general maintenance of the pool and surrounding areas; checks water make-up and adjusts pool chemicals; maintains recreational facilities and equipment. Performs other duties as required. Required Education, Experience, License, Registration, and Certification Qualifications High School diploma or GED; supplemented by one (1) year of responsible experience in recreation programs. Possession of a Red Cross Lifeguarding CertificationWater Safety Instructor Certification desired CPR and first aid professional rescuer certification required. Supplemental or Additional Information To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.Knowledge of life-saving methods and practices Knowledge of pool maintenance and proper chemical make-up of pool water Knowledge of the principles, practices and techniques of public recreation programs Skill in leading and/or instructing recreational activities Ability to instruct swimming and water safety classes Knowledge of general building and facility maintenance practices Ability to add and subtract two digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10's and 100's Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other employees and the public Ability to perform rigorous exercises and keep in top physical condition
City of Sanibel Sanibel, FL, United States
Sep 20, 2021
Full Time
Description Under general supervision of the Garage Supervisor, performs semi-skilled and skilled mechanical work in the City garage servicing, repairing, and maintaining City vehicles, equipment, machinery, and tools. Duties also include a wide variety of manual and equipment operations tasks. Duties Assists the Garage Supervisor in the general operation of the garage. Services, repairs, and maintains vehicles, equipment, tools and machinery. Picks up supplies and parts. Required Education, Experience, License, Registration, and Certification Qualifications High school diploma, GED, or other certificate of competency; supplemented by one (1) year of experience in the maintenance and repair of motor vehicles and equipment; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Must possess a "Class A" Florida Commercial Driver's License or ability to obtain within 6 months of hire date. Supplemental or Additional Information Knowledge of occupational safety rules and practices. Knowledge of the operation and routine maintenance and repair of equipment and vehicles. Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions. Ability to make routine repairs and maintenance on vehicles and equipment. Ability to maintain accurate records of fuel and materials usage, and of maintenance and repair work performed. Ability to perform strenuous work in all weather conditions.
City of Sanibel Sanibel, FL, United States
Sep 20, 2021
Full Time
Description Under the direction of the Community Services Director/City Engineer, responsible for overseeing Wastewater, Stormwater and Transportation Engineering Projects. Incumbent is responsible for the development of designs and plans for public improvements including wastewater and stormwater projects; construction supervision of all public works project improvements; and ensuring City code compliance for transportation engineering of private projects. Assists the City Engineer in administrating City Land Development Codes applicable to Public Works in existing and proposed facilities; assists the public in projects related to the City Land Development Code. Performs other work as requested. Duties Leads crew in making surveys for the design phase of a project. Designs plans for public improvements, directs Engineering Technicians and supervises the preparation of specifications for bidding by private contractors or for construction by City employees. Ensures capital improvement projects are planned, designed, and built according to acceptable engineering standards. Reviews all private applications for development to assure compliance with City code and they are in accordance with acceptable engineering standards. As Project Manager of Public Works projects, directs field surveys and inspections, road improvements, and other public works projects. Obtains permit application approval for municipal projects from the appropriate local, state and federal agencies. Serves as City Engineer when Community Services Director is absent. Required Education, Experience, License, Registration, and Certification Qualifications Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with a major in civil engineering; and possess certification as a Registered Professional Engineer in the State of Florida; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Supplemental or Additional Information Knowledge of modern engineering methods and practices. Knowledge of the design of stormwater drainage systems, transportation engineering and sanitary sewer facilities. Ability to work effectively with public organizations and citizens. Ability to design engineering plans and specifications for construction projects. Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing.
City of Sanibel Sanibel, FL, United States
Sep 20, 2021
Full Time
Description Under general supervision, performs skilled inspection and certification of new, existing, and altered buildings and structures to ensure compliance with the state and City of Sanibel's building codes. Employees in this class possess considerable knowledge of building construction methods, materials, and principles, as well as applicable municipal, regional, and state regulatory practices. Work involves technical examinations and the application of standard trade practices to inspection work. Inspections are conducted independently, but in accordance with established technical standards. Position exercises sound judgment through analysis of current and proposed plans/specifications/blueprints. Performs related work as required. Duties Inspects new and existing residence, business, commercial and other buildings and structures for conformance with safety and other requirements of established state and local codes. Interprets plans and specifications for new buildings/structures, and remodeling plans in residential, commercial and industrial buildings for compliance with established building and safety codes. Renders approval or disapproval of inspected sites regarding building code compliance. Advises builders, owners, contractors and architects on building and structural problems. Prepares daily records and reports of inspections performed. Required Education, Experience, License, Registration, and Certification Qualifications High school diploma or GED; supplemented by five (5) years of responsible experience in the building/construction field; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Must be able to climb ladders and scaffolds. Certification in 1 & 2 Family Dwelling Inspection by the State of Florida is required; OR certification in Building, Electrical, Plumbing, Mechanical, and Plans Examiner issued by the State of Florida. Must possess a valid state driver's license or obtain a valid Florida driver's license within 30 days. Supplemental or Additional Information Knowledge of Standard Building, Plumbing and Mechanical Codes and National Electric Code. Knowledge of modern practices and methods employed in building, electrical, plumbing and related construction trades. Knowledge of City and State Laws, regulations, codes and ordinances governing building standards, housing, certification and licensing of contractors. Ability to carry out field inspection of building sites. Ability to prepare reports and maintain records. Ability to consult with contractors, building owners, the general public and to effect and maintain satisfactory working relationships on inspectional and regulatory matter. Ability to read, understand and interpret plans, drawings, blueprints, specifications and related construction documents, and identify them to construction in progress. Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing to prepare concise, accurate records and reports, and written recommendations for changes, revisions, additions or deletions to specifications of structures under construction to meet compliance with industry standards. Ability to establish and maintain an effective working relationship with the general public and fellow employees. Skill in enforcing conformity with firmness, tact and impartiality .