The Town of Prosper is a community focused on families that is steadfastly committed to small town ideals and providing a quality living experience for all residents. 

The Prosper staff has carefully cultivated an environment centered around teamwork and connectivity,  which enables our employees to accomplish our collective goal of providing top-notch services for our residents.

Prosper employees are truly valued, as we have a people-first approach to employment. We empower employees at all levels to contribute to the Town through our Continuous Process Improvement program, which enables anyone to bring forward an idea that they feel could improve the employee or resident experience. In addition to this, we offer multiple opportunities annually for employees to speak with Town Leadership directly and ask any questions they may have. Prosper has and will continue to have exceptional leadership guiding our team through the immense growth and development the Town is experiencing.

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6 job(s) at Town of Prosper

TOWN OF PROSPER, TEXAS Prosper, TX, USA
Feb 25, 2021
Full Time
JOB SUMMARY The Town of Prosper is currently seeking candidates for the position of Firefighter/Paramedic (Full-Time). The Town of Prosper is a fast-growing suburb with small town charm, located 30 miles north of Dallas at the crossroads of U.S. 380, Preston Road and the Dallas North Tollway in Collin and Denton Counties. The Town has excellent schools, low crime, and offers easy access to DFW's culture, arts, sports, and entertainment venues. Prosper sits on 27 square miles and is home to more than 25,000 people. As the Town grows to its projected build-out population of 70,000 residents, Prosper's vision is to remain a "Place Where Everyone Matters." EXAMPLES OF DUTIES Performs a variety of highly technical and specialized tasks involving and/or related to fire suppression, emergency medical services, rescue, hazardous materials incidents, fire prevention, fire inspections, administration, and other special assignments as required. Supervises and controls emergency medical scenes until relieved by a higher ranking officer. Performs other duties as assigned. Essential Job Functions: Responds to emergency and non-emergency calls for service. Administers first aid and emergency medical care to injured/ill persons consistent with the level authorized by Paramedic certification, established medical protocols, and standard operating procedures. Secures safety of the incident scene. Determines medical status and priority of medical treatment. Stabilizes and immobilizes patients and prescribes a mode of transportation to emergency medical care facilities based on condition of patients. Follows established universal health precautions in the treatment and care of patients. Inspects, tests, cleans and maintains station facilities, grounds, equipment, and apparatus. Conducts pre-fire inspections of businesses. Participates in daily training exercises and instruction to increase performance. Responds to requests and inquiries from the general public, other Department personnel, and other Town Departments. Works shift schedules including weekends, holidays and extended hours in emergency, disaster, or other situations influenced by heavy workloads or other staffing difficulties. Participates on department committees and attends meetings as required. Conducts public education activities. Must learn streets and routes within the Town and surrounding areas to include the location of medical facilities to ensure expeditious response times. Attend scheduled training necessary to maintain Paramedic certification and minimum continuing education credit as required by the Texas Department of State Health Services and/or Medical Control Physician. Regular and consistent attendance for the assigned work hours is essential. QUALIFICATIONS Required Education, Experience and Certifications: High School graduation or equivalent, preferably supplemented by college level courses in Fire Science. Current on all TDSHS requirements for paramedic certification. Current on all TCFP requirements for all required certifications. Successful completion of all medical control requirements to perform as a Paramedic with the Prosper Fire Department. Must be eligible to hold a valid Texas Class B Exempt driver's license and obtain that license within six (6) months of employment. Must maintain a satisfactory rating on annual performance evaluation reports. Must possess the following certifications (by application deadline): Texas Commission on Fire Protection (TCFP) Basic Firefighter. Texas Department of State Health Services (TDSHS) Paramedic. Required Knowledge and Skills: Knowledge of emergency medical services. Knowledge of ambulance operation principles and practices. Knowledge of fire prevention, suppression, and education methods, practices and procedures for a variety of fire, hazardous materials responses, emergency management systems and rescue operations. Knowledge and skill associated with operating specialized communication equipment. Proficiency in the use of computers and related hardware and software for development and maintenance of safety and health inspections, annual reviews, and other documentation. Knowledge of safe work practices and procedures. Knowledge of pertinent Federal, State and local laws, codes and regulations. Ability to exercise sound judgment and rational thinking under stressful and/or dangerous circumstances. Ability to evaluate various options and alternatives and choose an appropriate and reasonable course of action. Skill in effective oral and written communications. ADDITIONAL DETAILS Environmental Factors and Conditions/Physical Requirements: Work is performed in office and field environments. May be subject to repetitive motion such as typing, data entry, and vision to monitor. May be subject to exposure to extreme temperatures, extreme weather conditions, hazardous chemicals, toxic fumes, unstable buildings and structures, infectious diseases, body fluids, air and water borne pathogens. May be subject to wearing full protective clothing and self-contained breathing apparatus for extended periods of time. May be subject to extended periods of bending, reaching, kneeling, climbing and standing on ladders and lifts, walking over unstable surfaces and terrain, lifting and carrying up to 70 pounds unassisted, dragging up to 160 pounds unassisted, and handling and operating high pressure water hoses. May be exposed to hostile, angry or emotional citizens, patients and business owners. Equipment and Tools Utilized Equipment utilized includes standard office equipment, including but not limited to personal computers, copiers, calculators, and fax machines. Operates specialized rescue and emergency medical response equipment including but not limited to two-way radio equipment, intubation and IV equipment, Lifepak 12 heart monitor/defibrillators and Department vehicles. The duties listed above are typical of this classification and are intended only to describe the various types of work that may be performed, the level of technical complexity of the assignment(s), and are not intended to be an all-inclusive list of duties. The omission of a specific duty statement does not exclude it from the position if the work is consistent with the concept of the classification, or is similar or closely related to another duty statement to address business needs and changing business practices. E.O.E.
TOWN OF PROSPER, TEXAS Prosper, TX, USA
Feb 11, 2021
Full Time
JOB SUMMARY HIRING RANGE: $16.38 - $19.27 per hour FULL SALARY RANGE: $16.38 - $22.16 per hour Under the direction of a crew leader performs semi-skilled and skilled tasks in the construction, maintenance and repair of the Town water and wastewater lines and related facilities. The intent of this position description is to provide a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities performed by incumbent(s) in this position. Incumbent(s) may not be required to perform all duties in this description and incumbent(s) may be required to perform position-related tasks other than those specifically listed in this description. EXAMPLES OF DUTIES Receives immediate supervision from upper level supervisory staff. May provide functional and technical supervision to subordinate maintenance staff. Duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following. Maintain system and repair problems occurring within the water distribution and wastewater collection system. Dig up valves, water and wastewater lines; locate broken valves, water line leaks and breaks; assist in repairs; refill trenches after repairs have been made. Fill water meter boxes with sand and gravel during rainy weather to improve drainage from meter box so that meters can be read. Ensure that safety apparel is worn at all times and that safety rules and practices are observed in the performance of duties. Assist in clearing wastewater lines and washing out wastewater lines and manholes. Perform minor vehicle maintenance on assigned Town vehicle. Set and raise or lower water meter boxes; locate water valve leaks. Respond to service calls concerning Water and Wastewater Utilities emergencies or problems on a stand-by basis, work to reduce state of emergency and correct problems, perform overtime duties as necessary or required in order to maintain proper functioning order as assigned. Assist in installing water and wastewater taps for new service. Perform meter pulls and service turn on/off for non-pays or repairs as requested. Operation and use of a variety of tools and equipment. Principles and practices of equipment maintenance and repair. Standard procedures for assigned division. Property techniques for applying paint to various surfaces. Hazards associated with the work and proper safety precautions. Modern construction methods and practices. Techniques for mixing, pouring and finishing concrete. QUALIFICATIONS Required Knowledge and Skills: Understand and follow oral and written instructions. Lifting techniques for minimizing physical injury. Perform physical requirements of the job. Perform work in an undesirable or hazardous environment including inclement weather, confined spaces, improper illumination and traffic. Establish and maintain cooperative-working relationships with those contacted in the course of work. Operate and use a variety of tools, machinery and equipment relevant to work assignments. Perform related duties as assigned. Preferred Education, Experience, and Certifications: Must possess a high school diploma or G.E.D. Possession of a valid Class C Texas driver's license. Possession of a valid commercial driver's license (CDL) and/or obtain within 12 months of employment. ADDITIONAL DETAILS E.O.E.
TOWN OF PROSPER, TEXAS Prosper, TX, USA
Feb 11, 2021
Full Time
JOB SUMMARY HIRING RANGE: $18.99 - $22.34 per hour FULL SALARY RANGE: $18.99 - $25.69 per hour Performs semi-skilled and skilled tasks in the construction, maintenance and repair of the Town water and wastewater lines and related facilities. Operates and safely uses heavy equipment in the performance of various assigned tasks. The intent of this position description is to provide a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities performed by incumbent(s) in this position. Incumbent(s) may not be required to perform all duties in this description and incumbent(s) may be required to perform position-related tasks other than those specifically listed in this description. EXAMPLES OF DUTIES Maintains system and addresses repair problems occurring within the water distribution and wastewater collection system. Digs up valves, water, and wastewater lines, locates broken valves, water line leaks and breaks, and assist in repairs; refills trenches after repairs have been made and ensures appropriate safety measures are followed. Fills water meter boxes with sand and gravel during rainy weather to improve drainage from meter box so that meters can be read; sets and raises or lowers water meter boxes and locates water valve leaks. Abides by all safety regulations and ensures that safety apparel is worn at all times; monitors the adherence to safety rules and practices. Assists in clearing wastewater lines and washing out wastewater lines and manholes; assists with installing water and wastewater taps for new service; performs meter pulls and service turn on/off for non-pays or repairs as requested. Identifies and determines minor vehicle maintenance and performs general repair tasks on assigned Town vehicle. Responds to service calls concerning water and wastewater Utilities emergencies or problems on a stand-by basis; works to reduce state of emergency and correct problems, perform overtime duties as necessary or required in order to maintain proper functioning order as assigned. Operates a variety of tools and equipment in the performance of job responsibilities. QUALIFICATIONS One (1) year of work experience in water/waste water system maintenance, repair and/or construction. High School Diploma or GED. A valid Texas driver's license. A valid Class B CDL license and/or obtain within six months of employment. A Class II Wastewater Collection license and/or obtain license within one year of employment. A Class C Water Distribution license and/or obtain license within one year of employment. Must pass MVR check. Must pass a pre-employment drug screening and background check. ADDITIONAL DETAILS E.O.E.
TOWN OF PROSPER, TEXAS Prosper, TX, USA
Feb 11, 2021
Full Time
JOB SUMMARY Hiring Range: $20.96 - $24.66 Full Range: $20.96 - $28.36 To serve as lead worker over a small crew of maintenance personnel performing work in the construction, maintenance and repair of Town utilities; to operate a variety of construction and maintenance equipment for the performance of assignments on a regular basis. Positions at this level of responsibility assume the most difficult and responsible type of duties assigned within this series including lead supervision over subordinate staff. Monitor, operate wells, storage tanks and pump stations. Perform on call duties as required EXAMPLES OF DUTIES Essential Job Functions: Receives general supervision from supervisory staff. Exercises functional and technical supervision over subordinate staff. Serve as crew leader over subordinate personnel; provide functional and technical guidance to subordinate staff; provide training to new employees, supervises work activities. Assist in planning job assignments; explain job specifications on job site. Ensure that all established safety practices and regulations are observed while work is performed. Maintain system and repair problems occurring within the assigned task. Operate, maintain and perform minor repairs on a variety of machinery and equipment including backhoe, trencher, Bob Cat loader, tapping machine, air compressor, and grinder, pumps, and sewer machine and line locator. Repair leaks and breaks within water and wastewater lines; dig up water and wastewater lines; locate water line leaks and breaks; refill trenches after repairs have been made to specifications. Perform cut-offs of water valves to replace broken valves and perform water or wastewater taps for new service. Turn meters on and off for new service; remove old or malfunctioning water meters and set new meters as required. Install wastewater clean-outs to determine the location of blockage; determine the most advantageous location in the wastewater line to use the wastewater jet to unclog blockage and perform procedures to unclog wastewater lines. Troubleshoot and investigate water and wastewater line problems; trace and locate leaks and breaks; excavate water and sewer lines in a manner that will not damage the lines. Respond to service calls concerning water and wastewater utilities emergencies or problems on a stand-by basis; work to reduce state of emergency and correct problems; perform overtime duties as necessary or required in order to maintain proper functioning order as assigned. Locate water and sewer lines; perform water and wastewater taps for new service. Remove concrete and asphalt to locate water or wastewater line problem areas; repair broken water and sewer lines; install new pipe and connectors; replace asphalt on concrete. Inspect and clean manholes; construct and rebuild manholes; repair inverts in manhole floors and other problems. Perform maintenance on assigned City vehicle; maintain proper fluid levels; report the need for any major repairs to supervisor. Operate the wastewater jet to unclog blockage Install and repair fire hydrants and valves. Set and raise or lower water meter boxes; locate water valve leaks. Prepare daily work orders and request for service forms. Perform related duties as assigned. Use of tools and equipment used in the maintenance and repair of water and wastewater lines. Flow patterns within water and wastewater lines. Installation, service tapping and repair procedures for water and wastewater lines. Principles of water pressure and utilization of valves in order to control pressure points within City water lines. Principles of lead supervision and training. Hazards associated with the work and proper safety precautions. General construction methods and practices. Procedures and practices of fire hydrant repair and replacement or installation. Constructing manholes and unclogging sewer lines and maintenance. Operation and maintenance of a variety of machinery and equipment utilized in the performance of job assignments. Practices and techniques for repairing and maintaining equipment. Standard practices and procedures for assigned division. Safety regulations and traffic safety procedures. Work independently in the absence of supervision. Operate a variety of vehicles and equipment in a safe and effective manner. Understand and follow oral and written instructions. Operate, maintain and perform minor repairs on a variety of tools, machinery and equipment relevant to work assignments. Perform the physical requirements of the job Perform work in undesirable or hazardous equipment including inclement weather, confined spaces and improper illumination. Perform a variety of semi-skilled and skilled construction and maintenance tasks. QUALIFICATIONS Required Knowledge and Skills: Establish and maintain cooperative-working relationships with those contacted in the course of work. Read and understand blue prints and or plans. Follow state and local safety procedures and specifications. Principles of supervision and training. Computer literate. Plan, organize and supervise the work of assigned personnel. Supervise skilled maintenance, construction and repair work. Preferred Education, Experience, and Certifications: Two years experience in water/waste water system maintenance, repair and/or construction. High School Diploma or completion of a GED. Possession of a valid driver's license. Possession of a valid Class CDL license and/or obtain within six months of employment. Possession of a Class II Wastewater Collection license and/or obtain license within one year. Possession of a Class C Water Distribution license and/or obtain license within one year. ADDITIONAL DETAILS Environmental Factors and Conditions/Physical Requirements: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Regularly required to sit and use hands and fingers to handle or feel objects, tools, or controls. Regularly required to reach with hands and arms. Regularly required to stand; walk; climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk and hear. Frequently required to lift or move up to 100 pounds. Vision required includes close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. Characteristics described are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Regularly works in outside weather conditions and is regularly exposed to extreme cold and extreme heat. Regularly works near moving mechanical parts. Regularly exposed to vibration. Occasionally works in high, precarious places and with explosives. Frequently exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, risk of electrical shock, and risk of radiation. Noise level is from moderate to very loud. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. This job description is not an employment agreement, contact agreement, or contract. Management has exclusive right to alter this job description at any time without notice.
TOWN OF PROSPER, TEXAS Prosper, TX, USA
Feb 11, 2021
Full Time
JOB SUMMARY Hiring Range: $18.99 - $22.34 Full Range: $18.99 - $25.69 Under the direction of a crew leader be able to perform semi-skilled and skilled tasks in the construction, maintenance and repair of the Town water and wastewater lines and related facilities. Employees within this title shall perform a full range of duties as assigned under general supervision. This level receives only occasional instruction or assistance as new or unusual situations arise, and are fully aware of the operating procedures and policies. EXAMPLES OF DUTIES Essential Job Functions: Receives immediate supervision from upper level supervisory staff. May provide functional and technical supervision to subordinate maintenance staff. Duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following. Maintain system and repair problems occurring within the water distribution and Wastewater collection system. Dig up valves, water and wastewater lines; locate broken valves, water line leaks and breaks; assist in repairs; refill trenches after repairs have been made. Fill water meter boxes with sand and gravel during rainy weather to improve drainage from meter box so that meters can be read. Ensure that safety apparel is worn at all times and that safety rules and practices are observed in the performance of duties. Assist in clearing wastewater lines and washing out wastewater lines and manholes. Perform minor vehicle maintenance on assigned Town vehicle. Set and raise or lower water meter boxes; locate water valve leaks. Respond to service calls concerning Water and Wastewater Utilities emergencies or problems on a stand-by basis, work to reduce state of emergency and correct problems, perform overtime duties as necessary or required in order to maintain proper functioning order as assigned. Assist in installing water and wastewater taps for new service. Perform meter pulls and service turn on/off for non-pays or repairs as requested. Operation and use of a variety of tools and equipment. Principles and practices of equipment maintenance and repair. Standard procedures for assigned division. Hazards associated with the work and proper safety precautions. Ensure that all established safety practices and regulations are observed while work is performed. Maintain system and repair problems occurring within the assigned task. Operate, maintain and perform minor repairs on a variety of machinery and equipment including backhoe, trencher, Bob Cat loader, tapping machine, air compressor, grinder, pumps, dump truck, wastewater machine and line locator. Dig up water and sewer lines; locate water line leaks and breaks; assist in repairs; refill trenches after repairs have been made utilizing completion requirements. Modern construction methods and practices. Techniques for mixing, pouring and finishing concrete. QUALIFICATIONS Required Knowledge and Skills: Understand and follow oral and written instructions. Lifting techniques for minimizing physical injury. Perform physical requirements of the job. Perform work in an undesirable or hazardous environment including inclement weather, confined spaces, improper illumination and traffic. Establish and maintain cooperative-working relationships with those contacted in the course of work. Perform related duties as assigned. Operate and use a variety of tools, machinery and equipment relevant to work assignments. Preferred Education, Experience, and Certifications: One year experience in water/waste water system maintenance, repair and/or construction. High School Diploma or completion of a GED. Possession of a valid driver's license. Possession of a valid Class CDL license and/or obtain within six months of employment. Possession of a Class II Wastewater Collection license and/or obtain license within one year of employment. Possession of a Class C Water Distribution license and/or obtain license within one year of employment. ADDITIONAL DETAILS Environmental Factors and Conditions/Physical Requirements: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Regularly required to sit and use hands and fingers to handle or feel objects, tools, or controls. Regularly required to reach with hands and arms. Regularly required to stand; walk; climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk and hear. Frequently required to lift or move up to 100 pounds. Vision required includes close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. Characteristics described are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Regularly works in outside weather conditions and is regularly exposed to extreme cold and extreme heat. Regularly works near moving mechanical parts. Regularly exposed to vibration. Occasionally works in high, precarious places and with explosives. Frequently exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, risk of electrical shock, and risk of radiation. Noise level is from moderate to very loud. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. This job description is not an employment agreement, contact agreement, or contract. Management has exclusive right to alter this job description at any time without notice.
TOWN OF PROSPER, TEXAS Prosper, TX, USA
Feb 11, 2021
Full Time
JOB SUMMARY Under the direction of a crew leader be able to perform semi-skilled and skilled tasks in the construction, maintenance and repair of the Town water and wastewater lines and related facilities. Employees within this title shall perform a full range of duties as assigned under general supervision. This level receives only occasional instruction or assistance as new or unusual situations arise, and are fully aware of the operating procedures and policies. The intent of this position description is to provide a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities performed by incumbent(s) in this position. Incumbent(s) may not be required to perform all duties in this description and incumbent(s) may be required to perform position-related tasks other than those specifically listed in this description. EXAMPLES OF DUTIES Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following: Essential Job Functions: Receives immediate supervision from upper level supervisory staff. May provide functional and technical supervision to subordinate maintenance staff. Maintain system and repair problems occurring within the water distribution and wastewater collection system. Dig up valves, water and wastewater lines; locate broken valves, water line leaks and breaks; assist in repairs; refill trenches after repairs have been made. Fill water meter boxes with sand and gravel during rainy weather to improve drainage from meter box so that meters can be read. Ensure that safety apparel is worn at all times and that safety rules and practices are observed in the performance of duties. Assist in clearing wastewater lines and washing out wastewater lines and manholes. Perform minor vehicle maintenance on assigned Town vehicle. Set and raise or lower water meter boxes; locate water valve leaks. Respond to service calls concerning Water and Wastewater Utilities emergencies or problems on a stand-by basis, work to reduce state of emergency and correct problems, perform overtime duties as necessary or required in order to maintain proper functioning order as assigned. Assist in installing water and wastewater taps for new service. Perform meter pulls and service turn on/off for non-pays or repairs as requested. Operation and use of a variety of tools and equipment. Principles and practices of equipment maintenance and repair. Standard procedures for assigned division. Properly know techniques for applying paint to various surfaces. Hazards associated with the work and proper safety precautions. Modern construction methods and practices. Techniques for mixing, pouring and finishing concrete. Additional Duties: Understand and follow oral and written instructions. Lifting techniques for minimizing physical injury. Perform physical requirements of the job. Perform work in an undesirable or hazardous environment including inclement weather, confined spaces, improper illumination and traffic. Establish and maintain cooperative-working relationships with those contacted in the course of work. Operate and use a variety of tools, machinery and equipment relevant to work assignments. Perform related duties as assigned. QUALIFICATIONS 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: Preferred Education, Experience, and Certifications: High school diploma or GED. Possession of a valid Class C driver's license and obtain a CDL within six months of employment. Must pass a MVR check. Must pass a pre-employment drug screening. ADDITIONAL DETAILS Environmental Factors and Conditions/Physical Requirements: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Regularly required to sit and use hands and fingers to handle or feel objects, tools, or controls. Regularly required to reach with hands and arms. Regularly required to stand; walk; climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk and hear. Frequently required to lift or move up to 100 pounds. Vision required includes close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. Characteristics described are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Regularly works in outside weather conditions and is regularly exposed to extreme cold and extreme heat. Regularly works near moving mechanical parts. Regularly exposed to vibration. Occasionally works in high, precarious places and with explosives. Frequently exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, risk of electrical shock, and risk of radiation. Noise level is from moderate to very loud. Must have the abiliy to maintain concentration in the midst of interruptions and background noise. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.