City of Irvine

The City of Irvine was incorporated on December 28, 1971, under the general laws of the State of California. We operate under a charter law form of government which was adopted in 1975, meaning we have a City Council-City Manager form of government. The City Manager is appointed by the City Council to function as the chief administrator of the City. City Council sets the policy directions for the City, and the City Manager is charged with implementing those directions. Additionally, the City Manager keeps the Council informed of City operations, prepares the annual budget, oversees special programs, and coordinates the various department activities.

Irvine is one of the nation's largest planned urban communities and encompasses over 66 square miles and has a current population of more than 267,000. We contract for fire and medical services with the County of Orange, and have three independent districts: library, educational and utility services.

Other government services include: animal control; building and safety regulation and inspection; general administrative services; planning and zoning; police; public facility/capital improvement construction; recreation and cultural programs; refuse collection and recycling; street lighting; street maintenance; landscape maintenance and transportation management.

 

5 job(s) at City of Irvine

City of Irvine Irvine, California, United States
Jul 11, 2020
Full Time
Description Do you have the desire to make a meaningful impact in a vibrant and diverse community? Join a collaborative workforce committed to serving the City of Irvine. If you would enjoy maintaining the City parks and buildings, the Facilities Maintenance Technician position is an excellent opportunity for you. The selected candidate must be able to pass the background check process. Please refer to the City of Irvine Human Resources section for more information. Your Impact Independently perform maintenance for City buildings involving plumbing, heating, air conditioning, electrical work, and carpentry. Perform preventative maintenance and safety inspections on playground equipment to meet compliance regulations and codes. Respond to internal and external customer service requests. Prepare work orders, inspection forms and other documents. Monitor and oversee contractors performing maintenance and/or repair tasks. Find additional information in the Facilities Maintenance Technician job description. Minimum Qualifications High school diploma or equivalent with vocational/technical coursework in facilities/building maintenance/repair. Two years related experience, or any combination of education and experience that provides equivalent knowledge, skills, and abilities. May require working weekends, holidays and other alternative schedules as assigned and participate in on-call status. Possession of a valid driver's license. Best Fit Computer literacy with working knowledge of computerized maintenance management systems, word processing, and records management. Experience with building maintenance, preventative maintenance schedules and tasks. Experience with diagnosing and repairing plumbing, HVAC, and electrical problems. Knowledge and experience with safety inspection programs. Proven track record of outstanding customer service and interpersonal skills. Excel working within a team environment. Your Team Irvine is recognized as one of America's Best Places to Live, according to Money Magazine. The City of Irvine features an array of entertainment and recreational opportunities including exceptional parks, open space preservations, sport complexes, and master-planned communities. The Public Works and Transportation Department effectively administers the design, engineering, construction, and maintenance of the City of Irvine. This dynamic department consists of nine divisions: Administration, Signal Maintenance, Project Management, Environmental Programs, Development Engineering, Streets and Right-of-Way Maintenance, Landscape Maintenance, Facilities Maintenance and Fleet Services. Together these divisions sustain the vibrant landscape, streets, and facilities of the City. The Process The selection process will include an examination and conduct a background investigation prior to appointment. This recruitment may establish an eligibility list to fill future positions in similar and/or lower classifications within the organization. Equal Opportunity Employer The City of Irvine is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. We encourage you to inform Human Resources at least two business days prior to the first phase of the selection process if you have a disability that may require an accommodation. Closing Date/Time: 7/24/2020 5:00 PM Pacific
City of Irvine Irvine, California, United States
Jul 07, 2020
Full Time
Description Do you have the desire to lead a nationally ranked park system at a distinguished city? Join a collaborative workforce and make a meaningful impact in a vibrant and diverse city as the Community Services Manager (Health and Human Services Division). As one of three Managers of the Community Service Department executive team, the Community Services Manager will shape Irvine's future by providing exceptional service, innovative programs, and diverse cultural experiences for all City residents. To learn more about this opportunity, please see the Community Services Manager brochure . To be considered for this position, please complete an online application. The deadline to apply is July 24, 2020 . Supplemental Information Equal Opportunity Employer The City of Irvine is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. We encourage you to inform Human Resources at least two business days prior to the first phase of the selection process if you have a disability that may require an accommodation. Closing Date/Time: 7/24/2020 5:00 PM Pacific
City of Irvine Irvine, California, United States
Jul 07, 2020
Part Time
Description Do you want to make an impact in public service? Join a professional and dynamic workforce committed to serving the City of Irvine. The City of Irvine is seeking skilled candidates with a background in animal care, demonstrated office experience and strong customer service skills to assist with the front office operations at the Animal Care Center. This position is Extended Part-time with a schedule requirement of 30-32 hours per week. The ideal candidate will have a high school diploma or equivalent and at least one year of responsible clerical experience. Some experience working in a professional animal care setting, such as an animal shelter, pet store or veterinarian office is preferred. For more information, please see the Office Assistant II flier . Your Team Irvine is recognized as one of America's Best Places to Live, according to Money Magazine . The City of Irvine has the distinction of being one of the safest cities in the United States with a population of more than 100,000, based upon FBI statistics on violent crime. Community Services The Community Services Department provides exceptional service, innovative programs, and diverse cultural experiences in vibrant and sustainable spaces. The department consists of the following award-winning programs and services: Senior Services, Child, Youth, and Family Services, Animal Care, Recreation and Park Services and Operations, Orange County Great Park, Disability Services, Athletics, Aquatics, Fine Arts Center, Facility Reservations and Contract Classes, Park Planning, Open Space Programs, Administrative, Business and Support Services, Community Relations, Volunteer Coordination, Public Information and Special Events, and Transportation Services (TRIPS). The Process The selection process will include an examination and conduct a background investigation prior to appointment. This recruitment may establish an eligibility list to fill future positions in similar and/or lower classifications within the organization. Equal Opportunity Employer The City of Irvine is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. We encourage you to inform Human Resources at least two business days prior to the first phase of the selection process if you have a disability that may require an accommodation. Closing Date/Time: 7/15/2020 5:00 PM Pacific
City of Irvine Irvine, California, United States
Jun 30, 2020
Full Time
Description Do you have the desire to make a meaningful impact in a vibrant and diverse community? Apply your passion for public service in the City of Irvine, nationally-ranked for safety, educational institutions, business enterprises, and quality of life. The Community Services Supervisor - Senior/Outreach Services will oversee Nutrition and Outreach Services for the City of Irvine's three senior centers. The Supervisor oversees 7 full-time staff, approximately 14 part-time staff, and programs that require the assistance of approximately 200 volunteers. Your Impact Manage the programming budgets, contract functions, and grant programs. Maintain and grow donor relations. Provide oversight of the Case Management program and the Keen Center for Senior Resources whose outreach services include information and referrals, assistance programs, health lectures, and support groups. Present regularly to the Irvine Senior Citizens Council and local community agencies. Develop and implement long-range goals, objectives, and policies. Prepare new program proposals and evaluate existing programs for improvements. Receive customer/client complaints and implement solutions. Monitor service contracts and prepare bid specifications. Ensure policies and procedures are followed by subordinates and program participants. Administer a variety of personnel actions including performance evaluations, training, selection and disciplinary measures. Find additional information in the Community Services Supervisor job description. Minimum Qualifications Bachelor's degree in social work, human services, recreation, public administration, or a field related to the assigned program area. Four years of increasingly responsible experience in community program supervision/administration. Any combination of education and experience that provides equivalent knowledge, skills, and abilities. Ability to possess or obtain First Aid and CPR certification within three months of employment required. Requires a valid California driver's license. Best Fit Master of Social Work or licensed Clinical Social Worker preferred. At least three years of clinical experience is highly preferred. Understands the unique and dynamic needs of vulnerable and homebound seniors. Possess strong knowledge and experience serving an ethnically diverse older adult population. Demonstrate knowledge and expertise managing federal grants and knowledge of the Federal Title III Older Americans Act program; this position manages over $500,000 in annual grant funding. Demonstrated ability to build effective teams. Exceptional customer service and communication skills. Your Team Irvine is recognized as one of America's Best Places to Live, according to Money Magazine . The City of Irvine has the distinction of being one of the safest cities in the United States with a population of more than 100,000, based upon FBI statistics on violent crime. Community Services The Community Services Department provides exceptional service, innovative programs, and diverse cultural experiences in vibrant and sustainable spaces. The department consists of the following award-winning programs and services: Senior Services, Child, Youth, and Family Services, Athletics, Aquatics, Fine Arts, Animal Care, Recreation Programs & Special Events, Transportation Services (TRIPS), Open Space & Agricultural Programs, Orange County Great Park, and Administration & Business Support Services. The Process The selection process will include an examination and conduct a background investigation prior to appointment. This recruitment may establish an eligibility list to fill future positions in similar and/or lower classifications within the organization. Equal Opportunity Employer The City of Irvine is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. We encourage you to inform Human Resources at least two business days prior to the first phase of the selection process if you have a disability that may require an accommodation. Closing Date/Time: 7/21/2020 5:00 PM Pacific
City of Irvine Irvine, California, United States
Jun 19, 2020
Full Time
Description Do you have the desire to lead a nationally ranked park system at a distinguished city? Join a collaborative workforce and make a meaningful impact in a vibrant and diverse city as the Director of Community Services. As a member of Irvine's executive team, the Director of Community Services will shape Irvine's future by providing exceptional service, innovative programs, and diverse cultural experiences for all City residents. To learn more about this opportunity, please see the Director of Community Services brochure . To be considered for this position, please complete an online application. The deadline to apply is July 20, 2020 . Supplemental Information Equal Opportunity Employer The City of Irvine is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. We encourage you to inform Human Resources at least two business days prior to the first phase of the selection process if you have a disability that may require an accommodation. Closing Date/Time: 7/20/2020 5:00 PM Pacific