City of Boynton Beach

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14 job(s) at City of Boynton Beach

City of Boynton Beach, FL Boynton Beach, Florida, United States
Oct 28, 2021
Full Time
Purpose of Classification The purpose of this classification is to analyze, develop, coordinate, and implement various safety and training programs for the Utilities Department. Ensure employees are compliant with regulatory Occupational Safety and Health (OSHA) and other department specific regulatory requirements and tracking and reporting requirements. Tracks and reports on various safety and training certifications for compliance; ensures employees meet compliance with mandatory City requirements, coordinates the department Safety and Wellness program, and chairs the department Safety Committee. Essential Functions The following duties and functions, as outlined herein, are intended to be representative of the type of tasks performed within this classification. They are not listed in any order of importance. The omission of specific statements of the duties or functions does not exclude them from the classification if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment for this classification. Other duties may be required and assigned. Coordinates OSHA and department related safety programs, policies, and procedures: collaborates with department heads and appointing authorities; ensures compliance with applicable laws, rules and regulations; and writes and implements safety policies and procedures. Coordinates safety training and other training courses such as CPR, First Aid, AED, Confined Space, MOT, Utility Licensing, and other courses for new and existing department employees. Conducts training on proper methods and techniques to ensure safety compliance within assigned work areas; and maintains training records. Coordinates and monitors departmental and specific work group implementation of safety programs and measures: reviews accident reports and Worker's Compensation claims; and investigates and resolves disputes that involve safety and work site conditions. Coordinates and conducts risk and safety assessments and audits: conducts on-site safety inspections of work sites, buildings, grounds, equipment, materials, and employee work methods to minimize safety risks: evaluates safety conditions and unsafe practices; reviews assessment reports of contracted studies; identifies short- and long-term safety needs and non-compliance issues; and provides corrective recommendations. Conducts investigations: investigates reports of safety hazards and injuries; visits accident sites; investigates accidents and injuries to ascertain cause and recommend corrective action if appropriate; compiles and analyzes data on accidents and loss experience to identify trends; and prepares and submits related reports and records as required. Coordinates department Safety and Wellness program; updates activities to keep the program fresh and challenging; promotes program and coordinates safety and wellness awards. Participates in related committees and work groups: chairs and provides staff support to departmental safety committees; serves as a liaison with Human Resources and Risk Management safety committee; serves on emergency planning/evacuation committees; and assists with evacuation planning process. Maintains current knowledge of industry, regulatory and legislative developments affecting safety and risk management to ensure compliance in areas of responsibility: maintains required certifications; and attends meetings, training workshops and continuing education to maintain current knowledge of trends and developments in the field for application to areas of responsibility. Provide outreach to employees, promoting safety awareness and positive safety attitude throughout the organization. Communicates with managers to identify training needs and mapping out development plans for teams and individuals. Managing, designing, developing, coordinating and conduction all training programs for the department. ADDITIONAL FUNCTIONS Performs other duties as assigned or required. Minimum Qualifications Bachelor's Degree in field related to area of assignment Three years of previous experience in occupational safety and health field, risk management, or safety training Possess [or be able obtain within fourteen (14) days of hire] and maintain a valid Florida driver's license. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS Experience in municipal or government setting. Experience in a union or organized labor environment. Experience with water utility's regulations and processes. Experience with construction and general industry safety practices. Experience with adult learning theory. Supplemental Information COMMUNICATION COMPETENCIES The ability to clearly communicate Department and City Goals, Policies, Strategic Plans and other key information to employees and peers using multiple communication platforms including e-mail and social media. Effectively communicates with supervisor, employees, other departments, contractors, engineers, utility companies, vendors, outside agencies, the public, and other individuals as needed to coordinate work activities, review status of work, exchange information, or resolve problems. Accurately and expeditiously receives and delivers messages and information to the appropriate individuals. Ability to prepare accurate and thorough written records and reports. Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions and to complete assigned tasks with minimal direction. Ability to understand and quickly and accurately follow brief oral and written instructions on complex matters. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES Knowledge of principles of safe operations of combustion engines, construction equipment, mechanical equipment and work processes associated with their use General knowledge of systems operations in a variety of areas in order to recognize hazards Knowledge of relevant federal, state, and local laws, ordinances and policies applicable to department operations Knowledge of effective training techniques with the ability to develop and deliver safety/health training programs Skill in observation, detection, investigation and prevention of occupational health/safety hazards Demonstrated ability for working independently under minimal supervision. Excellent communication skills both written and verbal Ability to use small hand and power tools to make small, on site repairs during the course of inspections Ability to work within the guidelines of a budget. Demonstrated good interpersonal skills. PHYSICAL AND SENSORY REQUIREMENTS / ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS: Physical Ability : Tasks require the ability to exert light physical effort in sedentary to light work, but which may involve some lifting, carrying, pushing and/or pulling of objects and materials of weight up to twenty (20) pounds. Sensory Requirements : Some tasks require the ability to perceive and discriminate colors or shades of colors, sounds, odor, depth, texture, and visual cues or signals. Tasks require the ability to communicate orally. Environmental Factors : Performance of essential functions may require exposure to adverse environmental conditions, such as dirt, pollen, odors, wetness, humidity, rain/lightening and temperature. The City of Boynton Beach, Florida, is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (42 U.S. C. 12101 et. seq.), the City of Boynton Beach will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. The physical demands described are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. A review of this position has excluded the marginal functions of the position that are incidental to the performance of fundamental job duties. All duties and responsibilities are essential job functions and requirements are subject to possible modifications to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. To perform this job successfully, the incumbent(s) will possess the abilities and aptitudes to perform each duty proficiently. Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat of significant risk to the health or safety of themselves or others. Requirements are representative of the minimum level of knowledge, skills, and ability. VETERANS' PREFERENCE Certain servicemembers and veterans, and the spouses and family members of such servicemembers and veterans, receive preference and priority in the City's hiring process. Additionally, certain servicemembers may be eligible to receive waivers for postsecondary educational requirements in employment by the City.
City of Boynton Beach, FL Boynton Beach, Florida, United States
Oct 28, 2021
Full Time
Purpose of Classification This is a highly responsible managerial position that reports to the Director of Human Resources and Risk Management for the design and facilitation of organization and employee development activities and programs. The incumbent is expected to exercise independent judgment and discretion in developing training programs, needs assessments, and organization development services to all levels of employees Citywide. Position may supervise or provide direction and guidance to other employees who have responsibilities for departmental or divisional training/development efforts. Essential Functions The following duties and functions, as outlined herein, are intended to be representative of the type of tasks performed within this classification. They are not listed in any order of importance. The omission of specific statements of the duties or functions does not exclude them from the classification if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment for this classification. Other duties may be required and assigned. Researches, creates, and implements effective methods to educate employees with the goal of enhancing performance and employee engagement. Develops, reviews, and updates Citywide training and organizational development policies and procedures. Serves as a Performance Coach to employees by meeting with employees and creating individualized development plans. Meets with employees at regular intervals to discuss and review plans. Develops and implements Citywide succession planning efforts. Identifies, selects, negotiates with, and monitors contracted trainers for Citywide programs. Ensures all learning programs meets the organization development goals of the City as determined by the City Manager and/or the Director of Human Resources and Risk Management. Recommends and coordinates activities to build and promote inclusion and diversity. Confers with City management and department level management to assess service needs and resolve problems. Develops internal resources or identify and use external resources to meet needs. Consults with City Manager, Department Directors and Division Managers to identify and assess training needs and works collaboratively with stakeholders to enhance overall employee development programs. Conducts departmental organizational analyses, including organizational charting, mapping, essential function review and development plans for training and special projects. Conducts assessments, performs gap analysis, and develops strategy and planning for individual learning and organizational development. Oversees and coordinates delivery of City-wide training programs. Collaborates with staff from other departments, outside vendors, colleges, universities, and others to create continuing education and professional development opportunities for City employees. Establishes relationships with local high schools and trade schools to develop programs that would provide on-the-job training work opportunities at the City in conjunction with in-school curriculum for students who are serious about a career in local government. Conducts a variety of analytical studies. Develops and reviews reports of findings, alternatives, and recommendations. Creates and administers online learning courses and other educational materials for employees. Administers Human Resources' training software platform. Evaluates organizational performance (employee surveys, performance measures, and exit surveys) to ensure training meets business needs and improves performance. Formulates and implements change management practice plans and fosters communications and learning practices. Prepares and conducts regularly occurring training workshops and customized development opportunities for City departments. Conducts department impact studies to assess impact of new policies and procedures on departmental functions, including but not limited to new software applications, processes, and internal procedures which may affect departmental organizational development. Develops and coordinates formalized mentorship and employee volunteer programs. Performs other duties as assigned or required. Minimum Qualifications MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Bachelor's degree in Human Resources, Organizational Development, Industrial Psychology, Business, Public Administration, or closely-related field from an accredited college or university; and Within the past eight (8) years, must have five (5) years of progressively and highly responsible organizational development experience that includes direct experience in the design and facilitation of organization and employee development training activities and programs; and conducting individual and organizational training needs assessments and performance coaching services to all levels of the organization; and Must satisfactorily demonstrate to hiring committee that proficient communications, decision-making, planning, presentation, and leadership skills are evident and that management and organizational culture philosophies are aligned with those desired by the City Manager; and Must possess (or able to obtain within fourteen (14) days of hire) and maintain a valid Florida driver's license. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS Minimum Qualifications for education and experience must be met before consideration of the following Preferred Qualifications: Master's degree in Human Resources, Organizational Development, Industrial Psychology, Business or Public Administration from an accredited college or university. Experience working with municipalities or other county or state governmental agencies. Experience working with unionized employee groups. Supplemental Information Effectively communicates with the City Manager, customers, other employees, other departments, other governmental and regulatory agencies, the general public, community organizations, neighborhoods, districts, and media representatives using multiple communication platforms as needed to convey City goals, policies, strategic plans and other key information, to coordinate work activities, to review status of work, to exchange information, and/or to resolve problems. Accurately and expeditiously receives and delivers messages and information to the appropriate individuals. Ability to prepare accurate and thorough written public information material to a diverse customer environment. Ability to understand and to quickly and accurately follow brief oral and written instructions on confidential and complex matters. Ability to establish and maintain harmonious working relationships with City Manager, customers, other employees, other departments, other governmental and regulatory agencies, the general public, and media representatives. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES Considerable knowledge of industrial psychological principles, theory and methods as applied to area of concern. Considerable knowledge of the job content, qualifications, and requirements of City's positions. Considerable knowledge of strategic planning, organization development, and change management practices. Considerable knowledge of and ability to address workplace trends or issues such as a multi-generation workforce. VETERANS' PREFERENCE Certain servicemembers and veterans, and the spouses and family members of such servicemembers and veterans, receive preference and priority in the City's hiring process. Additionally, certain servicemembers may be eligible to receive waivers for postsecondary educational requirements in employment by the City. Considerable knowledge of and ability to model and develop programs with the "servant leadership" philosophy. Ability to write comprehensive and analytical technical reports. Ability to utilize automated statistical programs. Ability to conduct presentations. Ability to conduct training workshops. Ability to express oneself effectively and professionally orally and in writing. Ability to plan, organize, train, and supervise a staff of professional, technical and clerical personnel. Ability to maintain effective working relationships with employees and outside agencies. Ability to make appropriate applications of laws, guidelines, policies, rules and procedures.
City of Boynton Beach, FL Boynton Beach, Florida, United States
Oct 28, 2021
Full Time
Purpose of Classification To view the video above available with captions/subtitles visit: https://lnkd.in/gEbmFhUZ Equipment Operator Trainee - $15.00 The purpose of this classification is to perform manual and entry-level skilled work as part of a crew engaged in refuse collections and operations of Solid Waste routes. Work is physical in nature and under the direct supervision of a Crew Supervisor or Solid Waste Supervisor. Equipment Operator I - $15.62 The purpose of this classification is to drive or operate vehicles (tandem-axle or special solid waste vehicles), and other equipment where driving and maneuvering the vehicle constitutes the majority of the work required to complete tasks for solid waste removal. Equipment in this classification does not involve the operation of additional mechanisms other than those that are simple and routine requiring little extra dexterity and finesse. Classification is reserved for those positions where operation of included equipment is the primary function of the job. Equipment Operator II - $17.19 The purpose of this classification is to drive and operate vehicles, tractors, and other equipment with specialized functions that involve the operation of mechanisms to complete solid waste removal tasks in addition to driving and maneuvering the vehicle. Equipment/vehicles in this classification have mechanisms that are somewhat complex to operate, requiring more dexterity and finesse. Equipment Operator II's operate larger vehicles requiring a higher level of skill than those at Equipment Operator I level to drive and maneuver in and around confined areas. Equipment Operator III - $18.76 The purpose of this classification is to drive and operate Solid Waste vehicles and other equipment with specialized functions that involve the operation of complex mechanisms to complete tasks in addition to driving and maneuvering the vehicle. Equipment in this classification is automated, requiring a high level of skill, dexterity, and finesse. Classification is reserved for those positions where operation of included equipment is the primary function of the job. Equipment Operator IV - $20.34 The purpose of this classification is to drive and operate all Solid Waste vehicles. Equipment in this classification includes larger, high capacity vehicles requiring a high level of skill to drive and maneuver in and around confined spaces, and with mechanisms that are different, complex and difficult to operate, requiring skill, dexterity and finesse. Classification is reserved for those positions where operation of included equipment is the primary function of the job. NOTE: This posting is for current and future opening within the Solid Waste division. Essential Functions Equipment Operator Trainee - $15.00 The following duties and functions, as outlined herein, are intended to be representative of the type of tasks performed within this classification. They are not listed in any order of importance. The omission of specific statements of the duties or functions does not exclude them from the classification if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment for this classification. Other duties may be required and assigned. Rolls carts out to and from delivery truck. Drives and operates the dumpster delivery truck as a Florida Class E driver's license operator. Performs pre-trip and post-trip inspections on vehicle. Obeys all traffic laws and safety guidelines; uses personal protective equipment (PPE) as required. Performs manual handling and loading of trash and garbage into the Solid Waste garbage truck. Operates the packing blades, sweep handles and hopper control levers of the Solid Waste truck. Operates the cart tipper of the Solid Waste truck to service garbage and recycling carts. Manually services recycling bins, boxes, and other unspecified commodities. Operates the cart repair truck, rollout cart delivery truck, dumpster delivery truck and other Solid Waste equipment in the daily performance of duties. Complies with local, state and federal safety regulations under the guidance and direction of a Solid Waste CDL driver. Maintains specified routes to collect and load refuse containers into truck; assists and directs driver when backing up truck; cleans up spills and debris from ground; and cleans out truck prior to the end of shift. Performs accommodation service requirements of garbage carts, pails and bags pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act (ADAAA) as required. Performs heavy manual labor for extended periods as required by work assignments and occasionally performs work in adverse weather conditions. ADDITIONAL FUNCTIONS Participates in emergency-related operations such as flood and hurricane debris removal. Other related duties as assigned. Equipment Operator I - $15.62 The following duties and functions, as outlined herein, are intended to be representative of the type of tasks performed within this classification. They are not listed in any order of importance. The omission of specific statements of the duties or functions does not exclude them from the classification if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment for this classification. Other duties may be required and assigned. Performs Pre-trip and Post-trip inspections. Inspects and prepares equipment for safe and proper operation prior to beginning work for the day; reports to supervisor all notable issues found during inspections; performs light maintenance on equipment, which includes greasing and lubing of equipment, refueling, and refilling lubricants; cleans vehicles, beds, and mounted equipment upon completion of assignments; secures vehicle after use. Drives trucks and other vehicles in order to perform solid waste daily assignments. Maneuvers in and around traffic, parked cars, crew workers, equipment, and other obstacles; obeys all traffic laws and safety guidelines; monitors immediate environment and work area to ensure the safety of operator, other workers, the equipment, and the public; uses personal protective equipment (PPE) as required. Drives assigned truck along a prescribed residential and/or commercial areas to collect garbage, trash or recycled materials; makes frequent stops at appropriate intervals to position truck near bulk piles or refuse containers; avoids backing of vehicle whenever possible to perform tasks; performs physical work functions in retrieving and sorting recyclable materials into hopper; attaches hopper to truck, closes tailgate and operates mechanism to dump at the appropriate disposal location. Maintains the pace of collection activities by determining the length of time spent on route or at each stop in order to ensure timely completion of assigned route. Weighs solid waste collection trucks individually as they enter and exit landfill; weighs and separates recyclable products from solid waste, and sorts them according to category. Performs basic and semi-skilled labor as appropriate to perform various solid waste assignments; picks up paper, limbs, and other debris; manually moves loads and arranges materials. Performs skilled work in the operation of solid waste equipment. Responsibilities vary from servicing garbage at residential to commercial locations throughout the City where designated garbage cans are used. Frequently exits and re-enters garbage truck to manually pick up carts, bags, trash and vegetation. Pulls and/or pushes garbage cans from properties to the rear end loader of the garbage truck and positions garbage cans on the tipper, which may require lifting; operates the mechanism to dump the garbage into the truck; places garbage cans to the curbside. Uses an onboard computer system to navigate routes electronically in order to complete tasks. Operates a manual rear load garbage truck, a manual side load EVO garbage truck, a manual rear load recycle truck, and a scowl body trash hauler. Performs accommodation service requirements of garbage carts, pails and bags pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act (ADAAA) as required. ADDITIONAL FUNCTIONS Operates vehicles normally assigned to Equipment Operator Trainees as needed to complete division or departmental projects and workload. Performs other related duties as required. Equipment Operator II - $17.19 The following duties and functions, as outlined herein, are intended to be representative of the type of tasks performed within this classification. They are not listed in any order of importance. The omission of specific statements of the duties or functions does not exclude them from the classification if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment for this classification. Other duties may be required and assigned. Performs Pre-trip and Post-trip inspections. Inspects and prepares equipment for safe and proper operation prior to beginning work for the day; reports to supervisor all notable issues found during inspections; performs light maintenance on equipment, which includes greasing and lubing of equipment, refueling, and refilling lubricants; cleans vehicles, beds, and mounted equipment upon completion of assignments; secures vehicle after use. Drives trucks and other vehicles in order to perform solid waste daily assignments in residential waste bulk/trash section. Maneuvers in and around traffic, parked cars, crew workers, equipment, and other obstacles; obeys all traffic laws and safety guidelines; monitors immediate environment and work area to ensure the safety of operator, other workers, the equipment, and the public; uses personal protective equipment (PPE) as required. Operates over-the-top manual recycle truck, bulk trash rear steer, and bulk trash cherry picker/lightning loader as required. Drives larger, difficult to drive vehicles requiring a higher level of skill than that needed at Operator I level to maneuver in and around confined areas for the purpose of transporting materials from site to site, such as a dump truck, cherry picker/lightning loader truck. Utilizes rear steer and cherry picker/lightning loader trucks to retrieve large piles, bulk, vegetation, construction waste and recyclable materials for dumping. Operates hydraulic and hoisting mechanisms to dispose of loads, taking care to avoid flipping bulk items or spilling contents; secures all doors, gates, and fasteners to prevent spillage or loss of load during transport; transports and delivers load to destinations such as landfill and transfer stations. Operates all Level I Equipment Operator assigned trucks as needed (rear load, EVO, rear load recycle, and scowl body trucks to complete division or departmental workload. Uses an onboard computer system to navigate routes electronically in order to complete tasks. Drives assigned truck along a prescribed residential and/or commercial areas to collect garbage, trash or recycled materials; makes frequent stops at appropriate intervals to position truck near bulk piles or containers, avoiding backing of vehicle whenever possible; frequently exits and re-enters garbage truck to manually pick up carts, bags, trash and vegetation; performs physical work functions in retrieving and sorting recyclable materials into hopper; attaches hopper to truck, closes tailgate and operates mechanism to dump at the appropriate disposal location. Maintains the pace of collection activities to ensure timely completion of assigned route. Weighs solid waste collection trucks individually as they enter and exit landfill; weighs and separates recyclable products from solid waste, and sorts them according to category. Performs accommodation service requirements of garbage carts, pails and bags pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act (ADAAA) as required. ADDITIONAL FUNCTIONS Performs essential functions normally performed by Equipment Operator Trainees and Level I operators as needed, to complete division or departmental workload. Works with other divisions on emergency calls. Performs other related duties as required. Equipment Operator III - $18.76 The following duties and functions, as outlined herein, are intended to be representative of the type of tasks performed within this classification. They are not listed in any order of importance. The omission of specific statements of the duties or functions does not exclude them from the classification if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment for this classification. Other duties may be required and assigned. Performs Pre-trip and Post-trip inspections. Inspects and prepares equipment for safe and proper operation prior to beginning work for the day; reports to supervisor all notable issues found during inspections; performs light maintenance on equipment, which includes greasing and lubing of equipment, refueling, and refilling lubricants; cleans vehicles, beds, and mounted equipment upon completion of assignments; secures vehicle after use. Operates various equipment and automated vehicles to complete tasks related to Solid Waste; drives vehicles over public roads, work sites, right-of-ways, parks, Public Works facilities, and other City property; maneuvers in and around traffic, parked cars, equipment, utilities, and other obstacles; obeys all traffic laws and safety guidelines; monitors immediate environment and work area to ensure the safety of operator, other workers, the equipment, and the public; uses personal protective equipment (PPE) as required. Operates all Level I and II Equipment Operator assigned trucks as needed (rear load, EVO, rear load recycle, scowl body, street sweeper, over-the-top recycle, bulk trash rear steer and cherry picker/lightning load trucks). Weighs capacities to load materials into trucks; positions equipment and controls height, angle, and position of equipment for pick-up of garbage carts, bulk piles, garbage pails and bags; controls amount and weight of materials being lifted to avoid exceeding equipment capacity. Uses an onboard computer system to navigate routes electronically in order to complete tasks. Drives and operates automated side load garbage truck to collect garbage and debris from work sites and transport to the landfill or transfer station; avoids backing of vehicle whenever possible to perform tasks; positions vehicle alongside targeted debris; operates truck to upload materials into the truck; secures all doors, gates, and fasteners to prevent spillage or loss of load during transport; takes necessary precautions to ensure that both the load and vehicle are properly distributed and balanced; dumps material at appropriate location. Controls placement of equipment and determines optimum approach to each scenario in order to avoid destruction of property or damage to electric, water, sewer, and other public utility lines. Performs accommodation service requirements of garbage carts, pails and bags pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act (ADAAA) as required. ADDITIONAL FUNCTIONS Performs essential functions normally performed by Equipment Operator Trainee, and Level I and II operators as needed, to complete division or departmental workload. Works with other divisions on emergency calls. Performs other related duties as required. Equipment Operator IV - $20.34 The following duties and functions, as outlined herein, are intended to be representative of the type of tasks performed within this classification. They are not listed in any order of importance. The omission of specific statements of the duties or functions does not exclude them from the classification if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment for this classification. Other duties may be required and assigned. Performs pre-trip and post-trip inspections. Inspects and prepares equipment for safe and proper operation prior to beginning work for the day; reports to supervisor all notable issues found during inspections; performs light maintenance on equipment, which includes greasing and lubing of equipment, refueling, and refilling lubricants; cleans vehicles, beds, and mounted equipment upon completion of assignments; secures vehicle after use. Drives vehicles over public roads, work sites, rights-of-way, parks, public works facilities, and other City and commercial property; maneuvers in and around traffic, parked cars, equipment, utilities, and other obstacles; obeys all traffic laws and safety guidelines; monitors immediate environment and work area to ensure the safety of operator, other workers, the equipment, and the public; uses personal protective equipment (PPE) as required. Operates all Level I, II and III Equipment Operator trucks as assigned (rear load, EVO, rear load recycle, Scowl body, street sweeper, over-the-top recycle, bulk trash rear steer, cherry picker and automated side load trucks). Drives and operates roll off, commercial front load and similar vehicle-trailer combination vehicles, requiring a high level of skill to maneuver in and around confined areas for the purposes of transporting materials from site to site. Avoids backing of vehicle whenever possible to perform tasks. Retrieves large bins or dumpsters used to collect commercial and industrial waste, construction and recyclable materials for dumping. Operates hydraulic and hoisting mechanisms to hoist bins/dumpsters or bundled materials onto truck, taking care to avoid flipping bin or spilling contents; transports and delivers load to the designated disposal site; returns dumpster bins to appropriate site. Drives commercial front load and roll off recycle trucks along a prescribed commercial or residential route to collect recycled materials, such as cardboard, and delivers to the designated disposal site. Maintains the pace of collection activities to ensure timely completion of assigned route. Weighs solid waste collection trucks individually as they enter and exit landfill; weighs and separates recyclable products from Solid Waste Authority (SWA), and sorts them according to category. Performs accommodation service requirements of garbage carts, pails and bags pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act (ADAAA) as required. ADDITIONAL FUNCTIONS Performs essential functions normally performed by Equipment Operator Trainee, and Level I, II and III operators as needed, to complete division or departmental workload. Works with other divisions on emergency calls. Performs other related duties as required. Minimum Qualifications Equipment Operator Trainee - $15.00 High school diploma or equivalent; One (1) year of previous experience involving any area of manual labor, construction, equipment operation, solid waste, or closely related area; Must possess and maintain a valid Florida driver's license; Must obtain Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) Certification in Collection Operations Basics within ninety (90) days in position. Must obtain a Class B Commercial Driver's License (CDL) Permit within six (6) months in position. Equipment Operator I - $15.62 High school diploma or valid equivalent; One (1) year of previous experience in Solid Waste residential line of business, manual collection, including exposure to the operation of vehicles and equipment used in assigned areas, with at least six (6) months of cross-training operating the following vehicles: Manual rear load garbage truck Manual side load EVO garbage truck Manual rear load recycle truck Scow body trash hauler Must possess and maintain a valid State of Florida Class B Commercial Driver's License (CDL); Must complete a written test to evaluate knowledge of Equipment Operator I functions; Must complete an equipment specific field test within Solid Waste residential line of business, manual collection sections operating rear load garbage truck, EVO garbage truck, rear load recycle truck, and scow body trash hauler and score an 80%; Must obtain the following training/certifications within ninety (90) days of hire: 10-Hour OSHA General Industry Card Lock Out/ Tag Out Certification Equipment Operator II - $17.19 High school diploma or equivalent; Three (3) years of experience in Solid Waste residential line of business, manual collection, of which six (6) months of cross-training has been received in Solid Waste Section, Residential Waste Bulk/Trash operating the following equipment in the assigned section: Bulk trash rear steer Bulk trash cherry picker/lightning loader Manual over-the-top recycle truck Must complete a written test to evaluate knowledge of Equipment Operator II functions;Must complete an equipment specific field test within Solid Waste, residential waste bulk/trash section including over the top recycle truck, bulk trash rear steer truck and bulk trash cherry picker/lightning loader truck and score an 80%; Must possess and maintain a valid State of Florida Class-B Commercial Driver's License (CDL);Must obtain the following within ninety (90) days of hire: 30-Hour OSHA General Industry Card; FEMA IS-0552: The Public Works Role in Emergency Management course and successfully pass exam; Lock Out Tag Out Certification Equipment Operator III - $18.76 High school diploma or equivalent; Five (5) years of experience operating the vehicles in Solid Waste Residential Waste Manual and Residential Waste Bulk/Trash Sections, of which six (6) months of cross-training has been received in Solid Waste residential automated line of business operating an automated side load garbage truck; Must complete a written test to evaluate knowledge of Equipment Operator III functions; Must complete equipment specific field test within Solid Waste, residential automated section operating the automated side loader and score an 80%; Must possess and maintain a valid State of Florida Class-B Commercial Driver's License (CDL); Complete the following within ninety (90) days of hire: 30-Hour OSHA General Industry Course FEMA - IS 552: The Public Works Role in Emergency Management course and successfully pass exam; FEMA - IS 558: Public Works and Disaster Recovery course and successfully pass exam; Lock Out Tag Out Certificate Equipment Operator IV - $20.34 High school diploma or equivalent. Seven (7) years of experience operating the vehicles in Solid Waste Sections Residential Waste Manual, Residential Waste Bulk/Trash, and Residential Waste Automated, of which six (6) months of cross-training has been received in Solid Waste Commercial line of business operating Roll Off & Front Load garbage trucks. Must continue to maintain a valid State of Florida Class B Commercial Driver's License (CDL). Must complete a written test to evaluate knowledge of Equipment Operator IV functions; Must complete an equipment specific field test operating commercial front load and roll off trucks and score an 80%. Must possess the following within ninety (90) days of hire: 30-Hour OSHA General industry Card FEMA IS - 552: The Public Works Role in Emergency Management course and successfully pass exam; FEMA IS-558: Public Works and Disaster Recovery course and successfully pass exam; Lock Out Tag Out Certificate Supplemental Information COMMUNICATION COMPETENCIES Effectively communicates with supervisor, employees, other departments, contractors, engineers, utility companies, vendors, outside agencies, the public, and other individuals as needed to coordinate work activities, review status of work, exchange information, or resolve problems. Accurately and expeditiously receives and delivers messages and information to the appropriate individuals. Ability to prepare accurate and thorough written records and reports. Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions and to complete assigned tasks with minimal supervisory direction. Ability to understand and quickly and accurately follow brief oral and written instructions on moderately complex matters. Ability to establish and maintain harmonious working relationships with Supervisor, customers, other employees, other departments, governmental and regulatory agencies, and the general public. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES Equipment Operator Trainee - $15.00 Basic knowledge of tools, methods, and materials used in general Solid Waste work. Ability to pickup various types of debris, garbage carts and recycle bins. Demonstrates ability to drive and operate the dumpster delivery truck. Demonstrates ability to operate the rollout cart delivery truck. Demonstrates ability to correctly operate the cart tipper of the Solid Waste truck in order to service garbage and recycling carts. Demonstrates the ability to operate the packing blades, sweep handles and hopper control levers of the Solid Waste truck. Demonstrates the skill and ability to use assigned equipment once trained. Demonstrates ability to manually service recycling bins, boxes, and other unspecified commodities. Demonstrates ability to adhere to all safe working practices. Ability to perform heavy manual labor for extended periods as required by work assignments, and in occasionally adverse weather conditions. Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions. Ability to effectively interact with supervisors, co-workers, other departments, the public and outside agencies in a courteous manner. Equipment Operator I - $15.62 Knowledge of and the ability to adhere to all safe working practices including work zone traffic control, highway safety rules and regulations, and taking effective precautionary measures necessary to avoid accidents. Basic knowledge and ability to detect mechanical issues with the equipment. Ability to understand and follow direction. Ability to adhere to all safe working practices. Ability to properly use tools and equipment. Ability to perform assigned tasks under general supervision. Ability to plan and organize daily work routine, and to estimate expected time of completion. Ability to safely navigate routes to complete daily tasks, avoiding backing vehicles when possible. Ability to transport and remove materials, equipment, debris, and/or refuse from specified areas. Ability to operate a rear load garbage truck and a manual side load EVO garbage truck. Ability to operate a rear load recycle truck, scowl body and a street sweeper truck. Ability to use and navigate routes electronically through an onboard computing system to complete tasks. Ability to effectively interact with supervisors, co-workers, other departments, the public, and outside agencies in a courteous manner. Equipment Operator II - $17.19 Knowledge of occupational hazards and the safety precautions necessary to operate equipment and avoid accidents. Knowledge of the operational characteristics of the solid waste equipment. Knowledge of solid waste standards, practices and procedures. Knowledge of and the ability to detect mechanical issues with the equipment. Skill in driving large trucks and similar automotive equipment related to solid waste. Skill in operating the assigned vehicle in the prescribed manner. Skill in maneuvering in and around traffic, parked cars, crew workers, equipment, other obstacles and avoiding backing of vehicles whenever possible. Ability to operate all vehicles used at Level I Equipment Operator level. Ability to operate Solid Waste bulk/trash truck, rear steer and cherry picker/lightning loader. Ability to operate manual over-the-top recycle truck. Ability to adhere to all safe working practices. Ability to safely navigate routes to complete daily tasks. Ability to use and navigate routes electronically through an onboard computer system to complete tasks. Ability to effectively interact with supervisors, co-workers, other departments, the public, and outside agencies in a courteous manner. Equipment Operator III - $18.76 Knowledge of the operational characteristics of the solid waste equipment. Knowledge of safe driving techniques and the occupational hazards of operating Solid Waste equipment. Knowledge of solid waste standards, practices and procedures. Knowledge of and the ability to detect mechanical issues with the equipment. Skill in driving all large trucks and similar automotive equipment related to solid waste. Skill in driving and operating automated side load trucks. Skill in operating all assigned vehicles in the prescribed manner. Skill in maneuvering in and around traffic, parked cars, other employees, equipment, other obstacles and avoiding backing of vehicles whenever possible. Ability to operate all vehicles used at Equipment Operator I and II levels. Ability to adhere to all safe working practices. Ability to effectively interact with supervisors, co-workers, other departments, the public, and outside agencies in a courteous manner. Ability to use and navigate routes electronically through an onboard computer system to complete tasks. Equipment Operator IV - $20.34 Knowledge of occupational hazards involved and the safety precautions necessary to operate equipment. Knowledge of the operational characteristics of the solid waste equipment. Knowledge of solid waste standards, practices and procedures. Knowledge of the proficient operation of all vehicles and equipment used by all Equipment Operator levels. Knowledge of and the ability to detect mechanical issues with the equipment. Skill in driving and operating the front load and roll off garbage trucks. Skill in driving large trucks and similar automotive equipment related to solid waste and doing so in the prescribed manner. Skill in maneuvering in and around traffic, parked cars, employees, equipment, and other obstacles. Ability to react timely and apply quick decision making in high risk areas. Demonstrated ability to write clear and concise reports. Ability to adhere to all safe working practices. Ability to effectively interact with supervisors, co-workers, other departments, the public, and outside agencies in a courteous manner. Ability to use and navigate routes electronically through an onboard computer system to complete tasks. Ability to recognize situational backing of vehicles in busy commercial and residential areas, and avoid backing whenever possible. PHYSICAL AND SENSORY REQUIREMENTS / ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS Physical Ability : Tasks require the ability to exert physical effort in heavy work, with greater emphasis on lifting, pulling and pushing, but typically also involving some combination of bending, stooping, kneeling, crouching, and crawling, carrying, pushing, and/or pulling of objects and materials (25 pounds). May occasionally involve heavier objects and materials (up to 50 pounds). Sensory Requirements : Some tasks require the ability to perceive and discriminate colors or shades of colors, sounds, odor, depth, and visual cues or signals. Tasks require the ability to communicate orally. Environmental Factors : Performance of essential functions may require exposure to adverse environmental conditions, such as dirt, dust, pollen, odors, wetness, humidity, rain, fumes, temperature and noise extremes, machinery, vibrations, traffic hazards, and toxic agents. The City of Boynton Beach, Florida, is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (42 U.S. C. 12101 et. seq.), the City of Boynton Beach will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. The physical demands described are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. A review of this position has excluded the marginal functions of the position that are incidental to the performance of fundamental job duties. All duties and responsibilities are essential job functions and requirements are subject to possible modifications to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. To perform this job successfully, the incumbent(s) will possess the abilities and aptitudes to perform each duty proficiently. Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat of significant risk to the health or safety of themselves or others. Requirements are representative of the minimum level of knowledge, skills, and ability. VETERANS' PREFERENCE Certain servicemembers and veterans, and the spouses and family members of such servicemembers and veterans, receive preference and priority in the City's hiring process. Additionally, certain servicemembers may be eligible to receive waivers for postsecondary educational requirements in employment by the City.
City of Boynton Beach, FL Boynton Beach, Florida, United States
Oct 27, 2021
Full Time
Purpose of Classification The purpose of this classification is to perform semi-skilled general trades work associated with maintenance and repair of City buildings, equipment, and related facilities. Essential Functions The following duties and functions, as outlined herein, are intended to be representative of the type of tasks performed within this classification. They are not listed in any order of importance. The omission of specific statements of the duties or functions does not exclude them from the classification if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment for this classification. Other duties may be required and assigned. Performs general maintenance and repair work on City buildings, equipment, and related facilities; assists in performing skilled, semi-skilled, and manual work functions involving building remodeling, electrical, plumbing, mechanical, and painting projects. Ensures that remodeling work, maintenance work, and operation of buildings, equipment, and systems are in compliance with applicable laws and regulations. Performs various building remodeling tasks, such as repairing building structures, installing portable walls, repairing holes in concrete walkways, mixing/pouring cement, repairing roof leaks, painting interior/exterior surfaces, installing/repairing fences, or installing hurricane shutters. Performs various electrical tasks, such as troubleshooting electrical problems, testing circuits, repairing electrical equipment, repairing air conditioning units, installing electrical fixtures, installing electrical conduit, running wires/cables, installing telephone jacks, replacing bulbs/batteries, or recycling lamps/bulbs. Performs various plumbing tasks, such as installing/repairing appliances/equipment, installing/repairing plumbing fixtures, installing/repairing backflow valves, repairing plumbing leaks, clearing water lines and drains, installing/repairing sewer lines, cleaning sewer drain traps, maintaining swimming pools, or cutting pipes. Performs various welding work, which may include cutting metal or fabricating metal parts/components. Performs various painting tasks, such as preparing surfaces for painting, sanding surfaces, pressure washing surfaces, applying paint to surfaces using brush or sprayer, repairing painted surfaces, removing graffiti, measuring paint projects, or moving/rearranging furniture. Performs various general/manual work tasks associated with department/City projects, which may include installing appliances/equipment, moving furniture, climbing ladders, hanging holiday banners, digging holes/trenches, or lifting/moving heavy materials. Operates a variety of machinery, equipment, and tools associated with department projects, which may include a utility vehicle, lift truck, electrical lift, hydraulic lift, generator, compressor, vacuum filter, drill, welding torch, welding machine, sander, pressure cleaner, paint sprayer, ladder, shovel, pick axe, saws, pipe cutter, plumbing wrench, vacuum cleaner, backflow valve tester, gauges, meters, carpentry tools, plumbing tools, electrician tools, painting tools, mechanic tools, and diagnostic instruments. Inspects/tests machinery, equipment, and parts for proper operations; makes adjustments, repairs or replacements; reports problem situations. Performs general cleaning/maintenance tasks necessary to keep equipment and tools in operable condition, which may include inspecting equipment, checking/replacing fluids, greasing equipment, washing/cleaning equipment, cleaning project work areas, and cleaning shop; monitors equipment operations to maintain efficiency and safety; reports faulty equipment. Gathers necessary equipment, tools, parts, or supplies to conduct projects; initiates orders for new or replacement materials; transports, loads and unloads equipment and materials used in projects. Follows safety procedures, utilizes safety equipment, and monitors work environment to ensure safety of employees and other individuals. Prepares or completes various forms, reports, correspondence, logs, work orders, vehicle maintenance reports, warehouse reports, purchase requests, blanket reports, time cards, or other documents. Receives various forms, reports, correspondence, work orders, vehicle maintenance reports, blanket reports, invoices, receipts, accident reports, safety reports, vehicle/equipment records, diagrams, drawings, blueprints, maps, codes, manuals, reference materials, or other documentation; reviews, completes, processes, forwards or retains as appropriate. Communicates via telephone and/or two-way radio; provides information and assistance; takes and relays messages; responds to requests for service or assistance. Communicates with supervisor, employees, other departments, vendors, the public, and other individuals as needed to coordinate work activities, review status of work, exchange information, or resolve problems. Maintains a current knowledge of applicable laws/regulations; maintains an awareness of new trends and advances in the profession; reads professional literature; attends workshops and training sessions as appropriate. Additional Functions Conducts various errands as needed, which may include picking up supplies/materials. Opens, closes, and secures shop areas. Provides assistance or coverage to other employees as needed. Performs other related duties as required. Minimum Qualifications High school diploma or valid equivalent Three years experience in building construction, remodeling, carpentry, and roofing. Possess and maintain a valid State of Florida Driver's license. Supplemental Information COMMUNICATION COMPETENCIES Effectively communicates with supervisor, employees, other departments, contractors, engineers, companies, vendors, outside agencies, the public, and other individuals as needed to coordinate work activities, review status of work, exchange information, or resolve problems. Accurately and expeditiously receives and delivers messages and information to the appropriate individuals. Ability to prepare accurate and thorough written records and reports. Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions and to complete assigned tasks with minimal supervisory direction. Ability to understand and quickly and accurately follow brief oral and written instructions on moderately complex matters. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES Knowledge of hazards and safety precautions of the profession. Knowledge of various building maintenance work and repairs. Knowledge of applicable laws and regulations regarding maintenance and repair. Ability to effectively interact with coworkers, supervisors and other department staff, as well as the public and outside agencies. Ability to operate necessary tools and machinery for maintenance work. Ability to perform repairs of facilities and general building/grounds maintenance work. PHYSICAL AND SENSORY REQUIREMENTS / ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS Physical Ability : Tasks require the ability to exert heavy physical effort in heavy work, with greater emphasis on climbing and balancing, but typically also involving some combination of stooping, kneeling, crouching, and crawling, and the lifting, carrying, pushing, and/or pulling of moderately heavy objects and materials(up to 100 pounds). Sensory Requirements : Tasks require the ability to perceive and discriminate colors or shades of colors, sounds, odor, depth, texture, and visual cues or signals. Tasks require the ability to communicate orally. Environmental Factors : Performance of essential functions may require exposure to adverse environmental conditions, such as dirt, dust, pollen, odors, wetness, humidity, rain, fumes, temperature and noise extremes, bright/dim light, machinery, vibrations, electric currents, traffic hazards, toxic agents, disease, or pathogenic substances. The City of Boynton Beach, Florida, is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (42 U.S. C. 12101 et. seq.), the City of Boynton Beach will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. The physical demands described are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. A review of this position has excluded the marginal functions of the position that are incidental to the performance of fundamental job duties. All duties and responsibilities are essential job functions and requirements are subject to possible modifications to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. To perform this job successfully, the incumbent(s) will possess the abilities and aptitudes to perform each duty proficiently. Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat of significant risk to the health or safety of themselves or others. Requirements are representative of the minimum level of knowledge, skills, and ability. VETERANS' PREFERENCE Certain servicemembers and veterans, and the spouses and family members of such servicemembers and veterans, receive preference and priority in the City's hiring process. Additionally, certain servicemembers may be eligible to receive waivers for postsecondary educational requirements in employment by the City.
City of Boynton Beach, FL Boynton Beach, Florida, United States
Oct 26, 2021
Part Time
Purpose of Classification The purpose of this classification is to supervise recreation activities, including opening facility; greeting and assisting people; answering the telephone; and maintaining order in the recreation facility. The selected candidate will work approximately 23.5 hours per week. Schedule is flexible and may vary weekly depending on the activities planned and will include nights and weekends. Essential Functions The following duties and functions, as outlined herein, are intended to be representative of the type of tasks performed within this classification. They are not listed in any order of importance. The omission of specific statements of the duties or functions does not exclude them from the classification if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment for this classification. Other duties may be required and assigned. Organizes and sets up programs and activities; supervises recreation activities; resolves differences that may arise during play. Greets the public at the front desk; answers the telephone; gives information over the phone and in person; registers users; collects fees; balances cash/registers. Opens and closes the recreation building; checks buildings; reports any maintenance problems; maintains order in the building; checks keys in and out. Makes copies; folds and stuffs envelopes; types labels, letters, and charts; keeps files in order; prepares bulletin board and flyers; prepares supply order for office; completes computer file backup; reads manuals and instructions. Attends various meetings as needed. ADDITIONAL FUNCTIONS Attends to custodial duties, when needed. May make mail deliveries. Performs other related duties as required. Minimum Qualifications High school diploma or valid equivalent , supplemented by six (6) months previous experience. Must possess and maintain a valid Florida driver's license. Individuals selected for a position must possess valid CPR/First Aid Certification prior to date of hire and must maintain the certification thereafter. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS Florida Commercial Driver's License including appropriate endorsement(s) is preferred. Supplemental Information COMMUNICATION COMPETENCIES Effectively communicates with supervisor, employees, other departments, contractors, engineers, companies, vendors, outside agencies, the public, and other individuals as needed to coordinate work activities, review status of work, exchange information, or resolve problems. Accurately and expeditiously receives and delivers messages and information to the appropriate individuals. Ability to prepare accurate and thorough written records and reports. Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions and to complete assigned tasks with minimal supervisory direction. Ability to understand and quickly and accurately follow brief oral and written instructions on moderately complex matters. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES Knowledge of safe and efficient work practice related to recreation facility duties Skilled at explaining, interpreting, and enforcing regulations in a tactful, courteous, and impartial manner Ability to identify and resolve problems Ability to observe and detect unsafe and hazardous conditions in the field Ability to supervise reaction activities Ability to assist in enforcement of applicable park and city laws and regulations PHYSICAL AND SENSORY REQUIREMENTS / ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS Physical Ability : Tasks require the ability to exert very moderate physical effort in light work, typically involving some combination of stooping, kneeling, crouching and crawling, and which may involve some lifting, carrying, pushing and/or pulling of objects and materials of light weight (20 pounds). Sensory Requirements : Some tasks require the ability to perceive and discriminate colors or shades of colors, sounds, and visual cues or signals. Some tasks require the ability to communicate orally. Environmental Factors : Performance of essential functions may require exposure to adverse environmental conditions, such as dirt, dust, pollen, odors, wetness, humidity, fumes, temperature and noise extremes, machinery, traffic hazards, toxic agents, violence, disease, or pathogenic substances. The City of Boynton Beach, Florida, is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (42 U.S. C. 12101 et. seq.), the City of Boynton Beach will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. The physical demands described are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. A review of this position has excluded the marginal functions of the position that are incidental to the performance of fundamental job duties. All duties and responsibilities are essential job functions and requirements are subject to possible modifications to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. To perform this job successfully, the incumbent(s) will possess the abilities and aptitudes to perform each duty proficiently. Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat of significant risk to the health or safety of themselves or others. Requirements are representative of the minimum level of knowledge, skills, and ability. VETERANS' PREFERENCE Certain servicemembers and veterans, and the spouses and family members of such servicemembers and veterans, receive preference and priority in the City's hiring process. Additionally, certain servicemembers may be eligible to receive waivers for postsecondary educational requirements in employment by the City.
City of Boynton Beach, FL Boynton Beach, Florida, United States
Oct 26, 2021
Full Time
Purpose of Classification The purpose of this classification is to manage the water treatment plant, wells (production, injection) and storage tank operations and maintenance, to oversee processes to purify/clarify water for human consumption and industrial/commercial use, and to ensure a continuous and adequate supply of potable drinking water meeting Federal/State Regulations. Essential Functions The following duties and functions, as outlined herein, are intended to be representative of the type of tasks performed within this classification. They are not listed in any order of importance. The omission of specific statements of the duties or functions does not exclude them from the classification if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment for this classification. Other duties may be required and assigned. Supervises, directs, trains and evaluates assigned staff, processing employee concerns and problems, directing work, counseling, disciplining and completing employee performance appraisals; coordinates staff training; and interviews candidates for employment. Plans/coordinates daily work activities through utility asset management work system; organizes and prioritizes workload; makes work assignments; develops work schedules to ensure adequate coverage on a 24-hour basis; monitors status of work in progress; inspects completed work. Ensures compliance with all applicable codes, laws, rules, regulations, standards, policies and procedures; ensures adherence to established safety procedures; and initiates any actions necessary to correct deviations or violations. Consults with assigned staff to review work requirements, status of work, and problems; troubleshoots complex or problem situations; provides direction, advice, and technical expertise. Consults with manager of water quality and treatment, utility director, city management, and other officials as needed to review department activities, provide recommendations, resolve problems, and receive advice/direction. Coordinates work activities with other departments, contractors, consultants, outside agencies, or others as needed. Oversees administrative functions associated with plant operations; develops, recommends, and implements plant budget; reviews budget reports and account balances; monitors expenditures; codes, approves, and forwards invoices for payment; develops and implements long and short term plans, goals, and objectives; develops, updates, and implements standard operating procedures and emergency procedures; updates regulatory reports and summaries; prepares/forwards data for regulatory reports; investigates and documents accidents, injuries, and property damage. Performs walk-through inspections of all plant buildings; schedules/conducts walk-through inspections with regulatory agencies; ascertains mechanical problems; reviews critical equipment inspection checklists; and generates and monitors work orders for equipment maintenance/repair as needed. Monitors and evaluates plant efficiency, including chemical, electrical, and operations and makes adjustments as needed; reviews operational data, laboratory results, logs, and daily reports; discusses changes with staff as needed; monitors raw water quality parameters; and performs water quality testing. Directs/coordinates various plant operations/activities; coordinates and monitors plant shutdowns and construction projects; utilizes asset management work order system to update control room and chemical building instruction boards; updates preventive maintenance schedules; operates control room and chemical building; schedules monthly projects; organizes and supervises special projects. Supervises and performs a variety of physical, chemical and bacteriological tests to determine the chemical composition of water, to control quality, and to ensure compliance with federal and state regulations for chlorine, fluoride, pH, iron, conductivity, hardness, or other components; performs membrane profile tests; logs test results on daily charts and log sheets. Supervises and assists with operation of resin regeneration and chemical feeders used in water treatment/purification; adjusts flows and chemical dosages for optimal plant operations; regulates the flow of ammonia, lime, and chlorine through mechanical feeders; operates conveyor to transfer chemicals from storage to feeder hopper or day tanks; checks/adjusts polymer, acid, sodium hydroxide, and phosphate dosage and pump speeds; maintains logs/records of chemical applications. Supervises operation of MIEX System and water filters and maintenance of proper water level; washes filters as needed; bleeds air from cartridge filters; maintains proper water levels in tank and covered storage reservoir by operating pumps and opening/closing valves. Supervises and performs various skilled/manual tasks related to water treatment/purification and treatment plant operations, which may include cleaning tanks, inspecting/draining containment areas/trenches, inspecting/draining injection pits, changing wells/pumps, exercising storm shutters, cleaning degasifiers, cleaning membranes in trains, neutralizing waste, changing filters, running diesel generator under plant load, running injectivity tests, loading/unloading materials, and lifting/moving heavy materials. Operates various machinery, equipment and tools associated with plant operations, which may include a utility vehicle, water pump, water filter, chemical feeder, conveyor, backwash system, water recovery system, diesel generator, air compressor, pumps, meters, gauges, mechanic tools, testing materials, diagnostic tools, security video controls, and radio communications equipment. Maintains inventory of equipment, tools, chemicals, fuel and supplies; ensures availability of adequate materials; initiates orders for new/replacement materials; obtains competitive price quotes; and prepares/reviews bid specifications. Supervises and assists in performing general cleaning/maintenance tasks necessary to keep buildings, vehicles, equipment, and tools in operable condition, which may include inspecting equipment, checking/replacing fluids, greasing equipment, replacing parts, washing/cleaning equipment, cleaning work areas, replacing light bulbs, refilling paper supplies, removing trash from grounds, or emptying trash cans. Prepares for and performs emergency activities; monitors Florida Power & Light load control monitor for load shedding notices and switches to generators when needed; monitors city radios and telephone systems for plant communications and emergency calls; conducts lockup operations during hurricane conditions; shuts down and restarts plant equipment and computer systems after maintenance, lightning, or power company shutdowns; and notifies appropriate personnel in emergency situations involving hazardous chemicals. Takes readings from plant operations computer, equipment, and assorted meters/gauges. Prepares or completes various forms, reports, correspondence, production reports, regulatory reports, work orders, well field reports, training records, accident reports, bid specifications, purchase requests, procedures, performance appraisals, schedules, budget recommendations, flyers, brochures, or other documents. Supervises and coordinates inspections and mechanical repair/maintenance on raw water injection and ASR wells, ground storage tanks, elevated storage tanks and related facilities. Receives, evaluates, responds to and troubleshoots SCADA and/or telemetry alarms associated with these facilities. Maintains and ensures adherence to wellfield protection and emergency spill response programs/plans. Receives various forms, reports, correspondence, logs, summaries, laboratory reports, inventory reports, technical studies, regulatory reports, invoices, budget reports, bid specifications, time sheets, leave requests, contracts, catalogs, plant drawings, maps, policies, procedures, manuals, reference materials, or other documentation; reviews, completes, processes, forwards or retains as appropriate. Operates a computer to enter, retrieve, review or modify data; updates computer files; utilizes word processing, spreadsheet, database, desktop publishing, or other software programs; utilizes SCADA programs to monitor plant operations, control water treatment, maintain tank levels, and troubleshoot problems. Utilizes the utility asset management and work order system to coordinate and monitor maintenance of wellfields, water process trains, chemical storage and feed systems, finish water storage and remote storage/ pumping facilities. Communicates via telephone, e-mail and/or two-way radio; provides information and assistance; takes and relays messages; responds to requests for service or assistance. Communicates with supervisor, employees, other departments, city officials, regulatory agencies, public safety personnel, contractors, vendors, visitors, the public, and other individuals as needed to coordinate work activities, review status of work, exchange information, resolve problems, or give/receive advice/direction. Attends meetings and serves on committees as needed; plans/conducts staff meetings and safety meetings; makes speeches or presentations. Maintains a comprehensive, current knowledge of applicable laws/regulations; researches new chemicals, products, and techniques and maintains an awareness of new trends and advances in the profession; reads professional literature; maintains professional affiliations; attends workshops and training sessions as appropriate. ADDITIONAL FUNCTIONS Conducts periodic inventory counts; stocks deliveries of supplies; assists in unloading deliveries. Provides assistance or coverage to other employees as needed. Performs other related duties as required. Minimum Qualifications High school diploma or valid equivalent. Five (5) years of previous experience and/or training in water treatment plant operations that includes lime softening and/or membrane softening. Two (2) years of supervisory experience. Must meet all current State of Florida pre-requisites for Water Treatment Plant Operator Certification. Must possess and maintain a valid Florida Class A Water Treatment Plant Operator Certification. Must possess [or obtain within fourteen (14) days of hire] and maintain a valid Florida driver's license. Supplemental Information COMMUNICATION COMPETENCIES Effectively communicates with supervisor, employees, other departments, contractors, engineers, companies, vendors, outside agencies, the public, and other individuals as needed to coordinate work activities, review status of work, exchange information, or resolve problems. Accurately and expeditiously receives and delivers messages and information to the appropriate individuals. Ability to prepare accurate and thorough written records and reports. Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions and to complete assigned tasks with minimal supervisory direction. Ability to understand and quickly and accurately follow brief oral and written instructions on moderately complex matters. KNOWLEDGE SKILLS & ABILITIES Knowledge of chemistry, microbiology, mathematics and technology concepts as related to the process. Knowledge of practices and procedures for operating, maintaining, installing, repairing and troubleshooting process equipment. Knowledge of operations equipment, tools, materials and supplies used in performance of the operations and maintenance function. Knowledge of department and division operations procedures, policies, labor contracts, safety rules and regulations, and how to employ safe work practices. Knowledge of Federal and State drinking water regulations, and the various chemical analyses/procedures and equipment used to ensure compliance. Knowledge of department and division operations, policies, procedures, practices and all applicable codes, laws, rules and regulations. Knowledge of and the ability to ensure compliance with safety policies, procedures, practices and OSHA regulations. Knowledge of and the ability to draft plans, blueprints, and write specifications for proposed improvements. Skill in performing various chemical analyses/procedures used to ensure compliance with federal and state regulations for various water quality parameters. Skill in analyzing and resolving process control problems and equipment malfunctions, or otherwise identifying and recommending solutions to routine or recurring problems, to effectively control water treatment operations. Skill in operating computers and utilizing computer programs related to the operations and maintenance functions, including maintaining equipment operating and maintenance records and reports. Ability to provide guidance and assistance to others in the operation and maintenance of water treatment plant equipment and facilities. Ability to acquire new knowledge of the operation of equipment, and the materials, supplies and tools used in performance of the maintenance function. Ability to read, comprehend and apply written instructions, operation and maintenance manuals, plans, and other job-related materials. Ability to read, write and communicate effectively in English to understand and follow oral and written instructions. Ability to supervise, evaluate the work of employees, and identify and resolve personnel issues and concerns. Ability to coordinate, plan and prioritize work assignments to achieve optimum effectiveness in staff utilization and cross-training. Ability to determine and requisition proper and adequate materials, supplies and equipment for job completion. Ability to effectively interact with the public, supervisors, co-workers, other department staff, contractors, and with outside agencies. Ability to develop and sustain good working relationships with all department staff. Ability to manage the plant's operations budget to effectively utilize available financial resources. Ability to supervise, evaluate the work of other employees, and identify and resolve personnel issues and concerns. PHYSICAL AND SENSORY REQUIREMENTS / ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS Physical Ability : Tasks require the ability to exert light physical effort in sedentary to light work, but which may involve some lifting, carrying, pushing and/or pulling of objects and materials of light weight (up to 10 pounds). Tasks may involve extended periods of time at a keyboard or work station. Sensory Requirements : Tasks require the ability to perceive and discriminate colors or shades of colors, sounds, odor, depth, texture, and visual cues or signals. Tasks require the ability to communicate orally. Environmental Factors : Performance of essential functions may require exposure to adverse environmental conditions, such as dirt, dust, pollen, odors, wetness, humidity, rain, fumes, temperature and noise extremes, machinery, vibrations, electric currents, traffic hazards, toxic agents, disease, or pathogenic substances. The City of Boynton Beach, Florida, is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (42 U.S. C. 12101 et. seq.), the City of Boynton Beach will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. The physical demands described are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. A review of this position has excluded the marginal functions of the position that are incidental to the performance of fundamental job duties. All duties and responsibilities are essential job functions and requirements are subject to possible modifications to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. To perform this job successfully, the incumbent(s) will possess the abilities and aptitudes to perform each duty proficiently. Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat of significant risk to the health or safety of themselves or others. Requirements are representative of the minimum level of knowledge, skills, and ability. VETERANS' PREFERENCE Certain servicemembers and veterans, and the spouses and family members of such servicemembers and veterans, receive preference and priority in the City's hiring process. Additionally, certain servicemembers may be eligible to receive waivers for postsecondary educational requirements in employment by the City.
City of Boynton Beach, FL Boynton Beach, Florida, United States
Oct 22, 2021
Full Time
Purpose of Classification Utilities Field Technician III The purpose of this classification is to perform a variety of intermediate level field services tasks within the Utilities department. Employees in this classification are eligible for noncompetitive career ladder promotion to Utilities Field Technician IV after meeting the established career ladder requirements. Starting hourly rate: Utilities Field Technician III - $19.32 Utilities Field Technician IV The purpose of this classification is to perform a variety of complex field services tasks within the Utilities department including full lead responsibility in various assigned functional areas. Employees in this classification are eligible for competitive promotion to Utilities Field Technician V after meeting the established requirements Starting hourly rate: Utilities Field Technician IV - $22.57 Essential Functions The following duties and functions, as outlined herein, are intended to be representative of the type of tasks performed within this classification. They are not listed in any order of importance. The omission of specific statements of the duties or functions does not exclude them from the classification if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment for this classification. Other duties may be required and assigned. Utilities Field Technician III - Incumbents perform all Level I and II functions plus the following general functions: Sets up basic Temporary Traffic Control TTC). Proficient in operation of vacuum truck, T.V. truck, heavy equipment, and other utility equipment and tools for various utility operations. Installs and maintains sedimentation and erosion control best management practices (BMPs). Assists with emergency repairs and sanitary sewer overflow (SSO), spill response and clean up. Makes various types of asphalt repairs of all sizes, and small concrete repairs such as on sidewalks. Leads a crew and successfully completes project assignments. Utilizes ArcGIS e-builder and maintenance management software to conduct work. May keep records and submit reports. Assists all levels of staff with field issues and training. Assists higher level staff and learns Level IV Utilities Field Technician assignments. Becomes familiar with administrative forms and reporting requirements (NPDES, SSO, Confined Space, Job Hazard Analysis, Sewer main TV assessment, etc). Performs on -call utility services. Assists with training of lower level Utilities Field Technician functions. The following essential functions are listed by and are representative of functions performed in the divisional areas of assignment within the Utilities Department. LOCATIONS Locates services for major construction activities such as directional drills and jack & bores. Performs more complex location services in highly congested areas. Meets with property owners, contractors, and developers to locate utilities and to explain service locations and their responsibilities. Responds to inquiries and complaints of a more complex nature. Maintains inventory of supplies and materials. Proficient with all utility location equipment and tools. Performs GIS system updates and verification. METER SERVICES Responds to high bill concerns, evaluates customer accounts in the billing and Meter Reading software (Sungard, Sensus Analytics) and prints out reports to discuss with the customer; performs a field audit and assists customers in location leaks and /or water conservation. Evaluates meters at commercial plazas, multifamily properties, and other locations to ensure meters are assigned to proper customers and reports any switched meter situations to the Supervisor. Performs small Meter Testing onsite or via the meter test bench; discuss results with the consumer. Checks meter for proper resolution setting; reprogram registers with the laptop and UniPro command link when needed. STORMWATER Performs manual labor work requiring knowledge of some specialized facets of a particular field of storm water maintenance or construction work. Performs multiple NPDES inspections, including retention/detention and outfall. Performs tasks related to maintenance of storm water positive displacement and exfiltration conveyance systems. Maintains gravity line elevations. WASTEWATER COLLECTION Performs the installation of gravity mains, up to forty (40) feet. Performs the installations and repairs of gravity mains, services, cleanouts, and manholes. Performs the installation of force mains. Performs maintenance of ARVs. Performs cleaning and clearing of sewer mains, laterals, and lift stations. WATER DISTRIBUTION Performs the task of laying new water mains of all sizes. Performs installations, inspections and maintenance of sample points, automatic flushers, air release valves, and flushing and testing fire hydrants. Installs or replaces water main valves. Installs service line water main taps. Utilizes iWater and GIS to update and verify attributes associated with the distribution system. Tools, Equipment, and Software Employees in this classification use a variety of power and hand tools to complete tasks in their area of assignment. Employees may use the following equipment and/or computer software, depending on area of assignment: Equipment Bobcat Dump truck Fork lift truck Front end loader Lateral TV camera Portable lights/generator Portable pumps Trencher TV Truck Valve truck Rear easement cleaner Smoke testing equipment Big Cat Combination Loader Roller Mini Excavator Asphalt Hopper Computer Software CMMS COBRA Digtrack GPS - Trimble iWater - hydrants and valves Laserfiche Microsoft Office applications Outlook Pictometry SCADA E-Builder ArcGIS Transcendent Collector Utilities Field Technician IV - Incumbents perform all Level I through III functions plus the following: Provides on-site training to new field employees as needed; demonstrates proper work methods and procedures; provides an orientation to the work area, the location of supplies, departmental policies, and to the technical aspects of the work functions. Provides on-site guidance, direction and/or technical assistance to lower level field technicians concerning job completion in the assigned area. Coordinates and oversees work activities for both routine and more complex tasks, or components of larger tasks within assigned area; organizes, prioritizes, assigns, and oversees the work of lower level field crew; monitors the status of work in progress; inspects completed work; and provides input into performance evaluations. May be assigned short-term Level V duties in the absence of the Utilities Field Technician V. Oversees proper and safe use of equipment during performance of tasks; ensures that proper precautions are taken to avoid or minimize injury to employees, or damage to property and equipment; monitors and redirects employees as needed when improper or unsafe practices are observed. Defers to Level V field supervisor for work decisions requiring a higher level of authority. Monitors and maintains supplies, materials, and equipment used by the crew to perform tasks; ensures workers have adequate materials to complete tasks; requests supplies and parts through the area supervisor to replenish stock. Monitors the availability and use of personal protective equipment to ensure the safety of all field employees while working on projects. Coordinates and conducts employee meetings to disseminate safety information, procedures and practices. Performs and leads staff with team projects such as meter testing, large meter installation and maintenance, water and sewer line replacement, and stormwater slip lining projects. Ensures that the restoration of work site is completed correctly based on pre-work site conditions. Keeps field supervisor informed of all work performed and progress of tasks/projects; reports all issues and concerns regarding staff, projects, equipment, facilities/property, or other items related to work performed. Completes and submits to supervisor all required reports and appropriate paperwork related to field assignments. Provides oversight in the safe and proficient operation of heavy equipment; operates heavy equipment as needed; controls placement of equipment and determines optimum approach to each digging scenario to minimize destruction of property and avoid all public utilities. Operates and oversees the operation of a variety of equipment, vehicles, machinery and tools used in department locations projects and activities, which may include a utility truck, valve truck, metal detector, hook, valve key, shovel, probe, locator, marker, paint, flags, or stakes. Operates the TV truck, camera and computer; maintains TV truck equipment. Assists lower level field staff with troubleshooting minor software issues. Tools, Equipment, and Software Employees in this classification use a variety of power and hand tools to complete tasks in their area of assignment. Employees may use the following equipment and/or computer software, depending on area of assignment: Equipment Back Hoe Big Cat Bobcat Dump truck Fork lift truck Front end loader Crane Lateral TV camera Portable lights/generator Portable pumps Trencher TV Truck Vactor Valve truck Mini-Excavator Asphalt Hopper Roller Smoke testing equipment Big Cat Combination Loader Rear Easement Cleaner Computer Software AutoVu CMMS COBRA Digtrack GPS - Trimble iWater - Hydrants iWater - Valves Laserfiche Microsoft Office applications Outlook Pictometry SCADA Transcendent Synovia ArcGIS E-Builder Minimum Qualifications Utilities Field Technician III - High school diploma or valid equivalent; and Must have a minimum of three (3) years of experience within a Utility division functional area, of which eight (8) months of cross-training/experience must be received, which includes two (2) months in two (2) Field Operations division functional areas accompanied by two (2) months in Meter Services and two (2) months in Locations. Prior outside experience will be considered. Must possess and maintain a valid State of Florida Class B Commercial Driver's License (CDL). Must meet one (1) of the following: Must possess and maintain a Stormwater or Wastewater "C" Certification; or Must possess and maintain a Level III Water Distribution; or Must possess and maintain a Class C or higher Water Treatment Plant Operator License Must pass the Level III general written and practical tests with a minimum score of 70% on each component. Employees who fail to obtain a minimum score of 70% will have a three (3) month waiting period to re-take the division area test. Two (2) years of experience will be substituted if a Utilities Field Technician successfully obtains and maintains a Florida Level III Water Distribution license or a Class C or higher Water Treatment Plant Operator License and completes the Utilities Field Technician III general written and practical exams with a minimum of a score of 70% on each component. KSAs must be met as follows: 100% of the General level II KSAs; and 100% of the level II KSAs in the primary functional area; and 80% level II KSAs in a second functional area, and 80% of the Utilities Field Technician level III KSA's in one (1) division functional area. The above requirements for meeting the KSAs must be verified and documented by the assigned supervisor Prior to appointment for internal candidates or within three (3) months for external candidates. Utilities Field Technician IV - High school diploma or valid equivalent. Five (5) years of experience as a Utilities Field Technician with the City of Boynton Beach. Eighteen (18) months of cross-training, consisting of six (6) months each in two (2) non-primary functional areas, accompanied by three (3) months in Meter Services and three (3) months in Locations. Prior outside experience will be considered. Two supervisor's signatures, acknowledging time spent in the utility functional areas are required for advancement. Must possess and maintain a valid State of Florida Class B Commercial Driver's License (CDL). Must meet one (1) of the following: Must possess and maintain a Stormwater or Wastewater "B" Certification and a Level III Water Distribution License; or Must possess and maintain a Stormwater or Wastewater "B" Certification and a Class C or higher Water Treatment Plant Operator License; or Must possess and maintain a Level II Water Distribution License or Class C Water Treatment Plant Operator License and a Stormwater or Wastewater "C" Certification Must pass a Utilities computer-based test measuring knowledge in two (2) functional areas and a practical test specific to the assigned functional area with a minimum score of 70% on each component. KSAs must be met as follows: Must meet 100% of Level III general KSAs and KSAs in two (2) functional areas; and Must have started cross-training in a third (3rd) functional area and meet 20% of the level III KSAs in the third functional area; and Must meet 80% of the Level IV KSAs. The above requirements for meeting the KSAs must be verified and documented by the assigned area supervisors. Must have demonstrated the ability to lead a crew and successfully complete assigned projects. Supplemental Information Utilities Field Technician III - COMMUNICATION COMPETENCIES / K.S.A.'S: Effectively communicates with supervisor, employees, other departments, contractors, engineers, utility companies, vendors, outside agencies, the public, and other individuals as needed to coordinate work activities, review status of work, exchange information, or resolve problems. Accurately and expeditiously receives and delivers messages and information to the appropriate individuals. Ability to prepare accurate and thorough written records and reports. Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions and to complete assigned tasks with minimal supervisory direction. Ability to understand and quickly and accurately follow brief oral and written instructions on moderately complex matters. Ability to establish and maintain harmonious relationships with Supervisor, customers, other employees, other departments, other governmental and regulatory agencies, and the general public as needed. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES (KSA's) (Listed are general KSAs and KSAs by divisional area of assignment; levels I and II KSAs are not repeated here. KSAs must be met in accordance with the Career Path Advancement Requirements.) GENERAL (KSAs apply to multiple divisions) Knowledge of the supplies and materials needed and ability to maintain supplies and materials in inventory. Knowledge of and the ability to correctly install well-point systems. Knowledge of TTC zones and the ability to correctly set up City street TTC. Knowledge of and ability to accurately read and interpret blue prints. Knowledge of the operations of GPS hardware and software. Ability to appropriately work with asphalt and concrete to make various repairs. Ability to properly operate heavy equipment. Ability to effectively lead a crew when needed. Knowledge and ability to utilize ArcGIS, e-builder and maintenance management software. LOCATIONS Knowledge of the steps to take when performing more complex locating services and the ability to perform such. Skilled at performing complex location services such as in highly congested areas. Skilled at communicating with community members and business contacts to explain service locations and respond to inquiries and complaints. Ability to utilize all utility location equipment and tools proficiently. Ability to accurately perform location services for major construction activities, and communicate with contractors to determine the specific location areas. METER SERVICES Knowledge of and ability to perform small meter testing onsite or via the meter test bench. Knowledge of and ability to evaluate customer accounts in the billing and meter reading software (SunGard Software, Sunsus Analytics). Knowledge of and the ability to accurately plot new water meter locations. Knowledge of proper investigative procedures to follow for determination of excessive water usage causation. STORMWATER Knowledge of specialized facets of storm water maintenance and/or construction work. Knowledge of various NPDES inspection procedures, including retention/detention, outfall and construction sites and the ability to accurately perform these inspections. Knowledge of proper procedures and the ability to accurately maintain storm water positive displacement and exfiltration conveyance systems. Ability to properly perform specialized storm water maintenance or construction work. WASTEWATER COLLECTION Knowledge of and the ability to properly install gravity mains, Services, cleanouts and manholes. Knowledge of and the ability to maintain gravity line elevations. Ability to perform the installation of force mains. Ability to install and perform maintenance on Air Relief Valves. WATER DISTRIBUTION Knowledge of and the ability to correctly lay new water mains of all sizes. Knowledge of and the ability to properly install, inspect and maintain fire hydrants, including hydrant flushing and testing. Knowledgeable and skilled at repairing water mains of six (6) inch or larger diameter. Knowledge of and the ability to correctly install and replace water main valves. Knowledge of and the ability to perform the steps necessary to make service line water taps. Ability to utilize iWater to update attributes associated with the distribution system. Utilities Field Technician IV - COMMUNICATION COMPETENCIES / K.S.A.'S: Effectively communicates with supervisor, employees, other departments, contractors, engineers, utility companies, vendors, outside agencies, the public, and other individuals as needed to coordinate work activities, review status of work, exchange information, or resolve problems. Accurately and expeditiously receives and delivers messages and information to the appropriate individuals. Ability to prepare accurate and thorough written records and reports. Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions and to complete assigned tasks with minimal supervisory direction. Ability to understand and quickly and accurately follow brief oral and written instructions on moderately complex matters. Ability to establish and maintain harmonious relationships with Supervisor, customers, other employees, other departments, other governmental and regulatory agencies, and the general public as needed. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES (KSA's) (Levels I, II, and III KSAs are not repeated here. KSAs must be met in accordance with Career Path Advancement Requirements.) Knowledge of safe work practices and the correct use of safety equipment. Ability to monitor and ensure safe work practices in the field. Knowledge of and the ability to determine needed supplies and submit requests to obtain supplies for job completion. Knowledge of and the ability to ensure departmental policies, procedures and rules are followed. Knowledge of and the ability to identify and resolve meter services software issues. Ability to perform inspections to ensure work is completed and work sites are restored properly to pre-work condition. Ability to provide training, guidance, direction, coordination, and technical assistance to field technicians. Ability to provide lead oversight and to properly operate the TV truck and associated equipment, heavy equipment, and equipment used in location projects. Ability to provide input into lower level Field Technician's performance evaluations. Ability to accurately prepare reports and maintain records. Ability to effectively communicate both orally and in writing with co-workers, supervisors, and customers. Ability to effectively interact with the public, supervisors, co-workers, other department staff, and with outside agencies. Ability to develop good working relationships with lower level Field Technicians ,supervisors and other department staff. Ability to track and record the training progress of lower level Field Technicians. Ability to effectively deliver information to groups of employees. PHYSICAL & SENSORY REQUIREMENTS / ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS Physical Ability : While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand, walk, climb, balance, bend, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, and may push, pull, grasp, lift and/or move objects and materials of moderate to heavy weight (up to 100 pounds), in accordance with OSHA guidelines. Sensory Requirements : Tasks require the ability to perceive and discriminate colors or shades of colors, sounds, odor, depth, texture, and visual cues or signals. Tasks require the ability to communicate orally. Environmental Factors : Performance of essential functions may require exposure to adverse environmental conditions, such as odors, wetness, humidity, fumes, temperature and noise extremes, machinery, vibrations, electric currents, traffic hazards, toxic agents, disease, or pathogenic substances. Work is frequently performed outside in heat, high humidity, in cold, in rain and when other inclement weather conditions are present. Work is performed in bright and dim light. The City of Boynton Beach, Florida, is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (42 U.S.C. 12101 et. seq.), the City of Boynton Beach will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. The physical demands described are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. A review of this position has excluded the marginal functions of the position that are incidental to the performance of fundamental job duties. All duties and responsibilities are essential job functions and requirements are subject to possible modifications to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. To perform this job successfully, the incumbent(s) will possess the abilities and aptitudes to perform each duty proficiently. Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat of significant risk to the health or safety of themselves or others. Requirements are representative of the minimum level of knowledge, skills, and ability. VETERANS' PREFERENCE Certain servicemembers and veterans, and the spouses and family members of such servicemembers and veterans, receive preference and priority in the City's hiring process. Additionally, certain servicemembers may be eligible to receive waivers for postsecondary educational requirements in employment by the City.
City of Boynton Beach, FL Boynton Beach, Florida, United States
Oct 22, 2021
Full Time
Purpose of Classification The purpose of this classification is to supervise the operation of the 911 Communications Center, to include receiving and dispatching emergency and non-emergency calls for police, fire, and rescue services. Position is responsible for supervising and scheduling staff for assigned shift; overseeing shift activities; monitoring radio/ emergency traffic for proper response and action; assisting staff with technical and procedural problems; and maintaining logs and records of communications activities. Essential Functions The following duties and functions, as outlined herein, are intended to be representative of the type of tasks performed within this classification. They are not listed in any order of importance. The omission of specific statements of the duties or functions does not exclude them from the classification if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment for this classification. Other duties may be required and assigned. Proficient in answering incoming 911, Police, Fire, and medical emergency telephone calls; receives and transmits information, complaints, and requests for assistance; obtains necessary information and dispatches patrol cars, detectives, rescue squads, wreckers, and fire trucks; requests ambulances as needed; handles Telecommunication Device for the Deaf (TDD) calls and relays information. Provides supervision, coaching, training and ensures policy compliance for assigned communications center staff members. Monitors employee performance for improvement opportunities as well as wariness, exhaustion and mental health so that interventions and accommodations can be provided. Monitors communications for tracking and troubleshooting; monitors Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD) system to ensure proper utilization of resources; monitors radio system for problems and contacts repair people as needed; monitors police and fire traffic radios; maintains logs and records of radio activities, Police actions, and calls taken by Fire Department; prepares and files a variety of reports. Prepares and posts monthly employee schedule; posts vacations; prepares list of available overtime; coordinates vacation, sick leave and shift trade requests; participates in counseling and disciplining employees; supervises and oversees work of assigned staff, addresses employee concerns and problems, and manages employee performance; covers shift when dispatcher is unavailable. Utilizes NCIC/FCIC/NLETS and other software systems as needed; enters and retrieves information from computer systems. Provides current, accurate and appropriate updates regarding calls for service and self-initiated incidents to supervisors via public safety radios, mobile data software, text messaging, telephone communications and/or other technologies designated by the police department. Provides information and addresses to the public and police as requested; maintains information on pursuits; tracks location of units at all times. Gives emergency medical pre-arrival instructions and CPR assistance over the telephone. Establishes an environment that promotes the organizations values of PRIDE - Professionalism, Respect, Integrity, Dedication, and Excellence. Resets officer emergency button alarms.Manages, duplicates and stores digital recordings of audio communications via phone systems and radio transmissions required for court, training, public safety organizations, public records requests and attorneys. Maintains equipment and supply inventories; reports equipment and radio repairs; orders supplies. Additional Functions Works with other agencies to give and receive assistance as needed to include giving suspect/pursuit descriptions to neighboring jurisdiction agencies in felony type incidents. Maintains cleanliness of work area; restocks supplies. Performs other related duties as required. Minimum Qualifications MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS High school diploma or valid equivalent; and Must possess three (3) years of previous experience involving public safety dispatching and call taking; and Must possess (or able to obtain within fourteen (14) days of hire) and maintain a valid Florida Driver's license; and Must possess and maintain the following certifications: 911/TDD Emergency Medical Dispatcher (EMD) Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Florida Department of Health 9-1-1 Public Safety Telecommunicator (renewal every two (2) years) Florida and National Crime Information Center (FCIC/NCIC) PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS One (1) year of supervisory experience within an emergency call center. Supplemental Information COMMUNICATION COMPETENCIES Effectively communicates with supervisor, employees, other departments, contractors, engineers, companies, vendors, outside agencies, the public, and other individuals as needed to coordinate work activities, review status of work, exchange information, or resolve problems. Accurately and expeditiously receives and delivers messages and information to the appropriate individuals. Ability to prepare accurate and thorough written records and reports. Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions and to complete assigned tasks with minimal supervisory direction. Ability to understand and quickly and accurately follow brief oral and written instructions on moderately complex matters. Ability to effectively communicate with co-workers, subordinates, management, Police Officers, Firefighters, Paramedics and the general public. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES Extensive knowledge of the rules and regulations governing emergency communications. Extensive knowledge of the National and Florida Crime Center's Systems, procedures, and methods of accessing and inputting data. Extensive knowledge of City and Department rules, regulations, policies and procedures. Extensive knowledge of police/fire methodology and terminology. Extensive knowledge of the geographical features of the City. Highly skilled in scheduling and coordinating work activities of the communications operation. Highly skilled at paying attention to minute detail in the performance of job duties. Demonstrated ability to achieve a high level of compliance in the performance of duties. Ability to lead and manage. Ability to plan, assign, instruct, supervise and evaluate work of subordinates. Ability to deal courteously and fairly when engaged in any activity with the public and with subordinates. Ability to establish and maintain harmonious working relationships with other co-workers, supervisors, other departments, Police Officers, Firefighters, Paramedics, other governmental and regulatory agencies and the general public. Ability to train others in an effective and courteous manner. Ability to effectively and clearly communicate both orally and in writing. Ability to function and remain calm in a high stress environment. PHYSICAL AND SENSORY REQUIREMENTS / ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS Physical Ability : Tasks require the ability to exert light physical effort in sedentary to light work, but which may involve some lifting, carrying, pushing and/or pulling of objects and materials of light weight (10 pounds). Tasks may involve extended periods of time at a keyboard or work station. Sensory Requirements : Tasks require the ability to perceive and discriminate colors, depth, and visual cues or signals. Tasks require the ability to communicate orally. Environmental Factors : Essential functions are regularly performed without exposure to adverse environmental conditions. The City of Boynton Beach, Florida, is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (42 U.S. C. 12101 et. seq.), the City of Boynton Beach will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. The physical demands described are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. A review of this position has excluded the marginal functions of the position that are incidental to the performance of fundamental job duties. All duties and responsibilities are essential job functions and requirements are subject to possible modifications to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. To perform this job successfully, the incumbent(s) will possess the abilities and aptitudes to perform each duty proficiently. Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat of significant risk to the health or safety of themselves or others. Requirements are representative of the minimum level of knowledge, skills, and ability. VETERANS' PREFERENCE Certain servicemembers and veterans, and the spouses and family members of such servicemembers and veterans, receive preference and priority in the City's hiring process. Additionally, certain servicemembers may be eligible to receive waivers for postsecondary educational requirements in employment by the City.
City of Boynton Beach, FL Boynton Beach, Florida, United States
Oct 19, 2021
Full Time
Purpose of Classification PURPOSE OF CLASSIFICATION: The purpose of this classification is to perform a variety of crime scene investigation duties within the Police department. This is a civilian position responsible for complex crime scene investigations as well as using various types of equipment; locating, processing, securing, and packaging physical evidence for scientific evaluation and comparison; preparing detailed reports on the observations and activities at the scene and in the Boynton Beach Police Department (BBPD) crime lab; and testifying in court regarding the findings and processing methods used at the scene and in the BBPD crime lab. Employees in this classification are eligible for noncompetitive career ladder promotion to Crime Scene Investigator II and Crime Scene Investigator III after meeting the established career ladder requirements. Essential Functions The following duties and functions, as outlined herein, are intended to be representative of the type of tasks performed within this classification. They are not listed in any order of importance. The omission of specific statements of the duties or functions does not exclude them from the classification if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment for this classification. Other duties may be required and assigned. Works a forty (40) hour work week and must accept scheduled after-hours standby duty. While on standby, the incumbent must be readily available by phone at all times to respond to requests for service. In addition to the standby duty, the incumbent is expected to respond to emergency calls whenever necessary 24 hours a day if an additional CSI is needed. Is expected to respond to calls for crime scene services as quickly as good judgment and safety allows at any hour of the day or night and under any weather conditions. All issued equipment and supplies must be maintained in a ready-to-use condition at all times. Oversee complex crime scene investigations, including but not limited to homicides, sexual assaults, armed robberies and property crimes such as burglaries. Reconstructs the events as they happened just prior to, during and shortly following the commission of the crime in order to determine the sequence of events and ascertain the type and location of evidence. Gives advice and direction to officers and detectives in crime scene, forensic and evidentiary matters. Has authority to determine the extent and nature of the services needed at the crime scene. This includes what technical procedures to follow and what specialized equipment, lighting, auxiliary power, etc. to use. Processes evidence in the crime lab and maintains lab equipment and supplies in a state of readiness. Photographs, collects, processes and properly packages evidence identified and must be aware of the types of packaging and packaging material as the improper selection of such material could render the evidence useless. Establishes a permanent detailed record describing the crime scene and processes performed in the crime lab by writing detailed reports, preparing accurate sketches, and diagrams and by applying professional photographic techniques. Attends and photographs autopsies and relays information gathered from the crime scene/evidence to the Medical Examiner/pathologist. Attends briefings, conferences and evidence reviews with detectives and/or attorneys. Must frequently interact on a professional basis with law enforcement officials at all levels, state and federal prosecutors, medical examiners and pathologists in person or by telephone. Assists criminal justice officials in preparing criminal cases, in person and by providing reports, diagrams, photographs, etc. Gives expert testimony in criminal court cases. This testimony must not only follow the rules of evidence but must also be able to explain, in laymen's terms, to a jury the significance of the evidence as it relates to scientific proof. Stays abreast of new discoveries, procedures, theories and technological advancements in the field of forensic science by attending conferences, seminars and continuing education/training courses and by reading textbooks, scientific reports and professional journals. The incumbent's responsibilities may include occasional physical labor and endurance and be hazardous with regard to the physical and mental well being of the incumbent. Minimum Qualifications MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Associate's Degree in Criminal Justice, Forensic Science or related field; supplemented by one (1) year of verifiable previous work experience as a Crime Scene Investigator. Must possess and maintain a valid Florida Class E driver's license. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS Bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice or Forensic Science. Supplemental Information COMMUNICATION COMPETENCIES Effectively communicates with supervisor, employees, other departments, contractors, engineers, companies, vendors, outside agencies, the public, and other individuals as needed to coordinate work activities, review status of work, exchange information, or resolve problems. Accurately and expeditiously receives and delivers messages and information to the appropriate individuals. Ability to prepare accurate and thorough written records and reports. Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions and to complete assigned tasks with minimal supervisory direction. Ability to understand and quickly and accurately follow brief oral and written instructions on moderately complex matters. Ability to effectively communicate with co-workers, subordinates, management, Police Officers, Firefighters, Paramedics and the general public. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES Have or acquire knowledge of department and division policies and practices relating to his or her position. Knowledge must be acquired in the fields of science, chemistry, anatomy and the forensics, in addition to those needed for actual crime scene processing. Knowledge of police investigative techniques, search and seizure and the crime scene investigators role in criminal prosecution. Knowledge in the proper chemicals used for evidence development based on the type of materials being processed and employed for a particular situation as needed. Knowledge of the proper procedures for crime scene sketching. Knowledge of and the ability to use digital SLR camera photography, photographic lighting, exposure and proper lens and camera selection as necessary for properly recording a scene photographically. Basic math and computer skills. Ability to operate and maintain assigned crime scene vehicle and equipment. Ability to speak clearly and receive, understand and act upon oral instructions thorough the use of a radio using radio codes and signals. Ability to learn the geography of the City of Boynton Beach. Skills and ability at compiling crime scene information and preparing detailed reports. Skills and ability to observe minute details of the scene as they relate to the crime and their meaning in relation to the evidence. The greatest challenge of this position is to apply scientific expertise in crime scene investigation, evidence identification and processing with the ultimate goal of successful prosecution of the offender in a court of law. PHYSICAL AND SENSORY REQUIREMENTS / ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS Physical Ability : Tasks require the ability to exert very moderate physical effort in light work, typically involving some combination of stooping, kneeling, crouching and crawling, and which may involve some lifting, carrying, pushing and/or pulling of objects and materials of heavy weight (100 pounds). Sensory Requirements : Tasks require the ability to perceive and discriminate colors or shades of colors, sounds, odor, depth, texture, and visual cues or signals. Tasks require the ability to communicate orally. Environmental Factors : Performance of essential functions may require exposure to adverse environmental conditions, such as dirt, dust, pollen, odors, wetness, humidity, rain, fumes, temperature extremes, traffic hazards, bright/dim light, toxic agents, disease, or pathogenic substances. The City of Boynton Beach, Florida, is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (42 U.S.C. 12101 et. seq.), the City of Boynton Beach will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. The physical demands described are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. A review of this position has excluded the marginal functions of the position that are incidental to the performance of fundamental job duties. All duties and responsibilities are essential job functions and requirements are subject to possible modifications to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. To perform this job successfully, the incumbent(s) will possess the abilities and aptitudes to perform each duty proficiently. Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat of significant risk to the health or safety of themselves or others. Requirements are representative of the minimum level of knowledge, skills, and ability. VETERANS' PREFERENCE Certain servicemembers and veterans, and the spouses and family members of such servicemembers and veterans, receive preference and priority in the City's hiring process. Additionally, certain servicemembers may be eligible to receive waivers for postsecondary educational requirements in employment by the City.
City of Boynton Beach, FL Boynton Beach, Florida, United States
Oct 16, 2021
Full Time
Purpose of Classification The purpose of this classification is to perform intermediate clerical and technical work involving the preparation and maintenance of fiscal and accounting records; performing related work as required. Work is performed under regular supervision of the Deputy Finance Director or Director of Financial Services. This position will act as the liaison between the department they work within while providing financial services department support. Essential Functions The following duties and functions, as outlined herein, are intended to be representative of the type of tasks performed within this classification. They are not listed in any order of importance. The omission of specific statements of the duties or functions does not exclude them from the classification if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment for this classification. Other duties may be required and assigned. Enters receiving information into system for payment. Reviews invoices, checks extensions, additions, proper coding, and other pertinent data; processes for payment. Acts as liaison between Financial Services, purchasing, and vendors regarding payment or other problems. Perform as a liaison between Department and Financial Services billing when necessary. This should ensure smooth flow of information for the billing and receiving payments for all billable services. Operates calculator, computer terminal, and other standard office equipment incident to establishing, updating, and maintaining records. Initiate, manage and track all purchase orders as directed. Performs administrative and financial functions relating to overall department operations; assists Director and division Managers with administrative issues; coordinates departmental administrative staff and resources; reviews/revises department policies; administers City personnel policies; modifies and maintains departmental organizational charts; maintains vehicle maintenance records; reviews and re-designs various forms used within the department. Coordinates budget activities; compiles, prepares and presents division, group and overall department budgets for operating expenses, capital expenditures, personnel requests, and vehicle requests; reviews/analyzes the general ledgers of each division; reviews and allocates expenditures for Department Director. Processes various financial documentation; may prepare or verify/approve payroll; approves supply requisitions; solicits price quotes; verifies/approves accounts payable check requests. Items to be included are: Pay all invoices and accounts payable associated with the Department Budget. Print weekly a copy of the current detail budget report for Department Director. Print weekly a budget account balance report, identify which accounts have low balances and advise Supervisor of any balance transfer needs. Process and monitor all budget transfers and inform Supervisor of status weekly (Monday) Maintain budget spreadsheet of all department budget accounts, needs, balances and accounts payable by date due. Process Monthly credit card statements for the department. Analyze and report trends effecting the Department budget. Assists in the preparation, data entry, and tracking of department and event specific budgets. Assist in annual budget preparation and presentation. Manages payroll processing, billing, and collections for the Department. Maintains petty cash and files on all Department contracts and Department grants. Orders and maintains office supplies for Department. Works closely with other city departments to ensure inter-departmental cooperation. Maintains the departments' electronic and paper records. Creates and maintains department's content of internal and external websites; builds web pages and creates graphics for the web; assists with the planning and development of new additions to the information infrastructure required to support the department and the City's efforts related to disseminating public information, programs and services. Prepares and/or reviews a variety of operational records and reports including statistics, customer and other data gathering surveys, revenue and expense reports, program participation records, and vendor contracts. Analyzes report/record information for use in planning and management activities; submits reports to management; and presents information upon request. Plans, conducts and/or coordinates staff training on department and City policies and programs . Establishes effective working relationships with City employees, management, community groups, meeting planners, local businesses, Chamber of Commerce, Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA), Business Development Board, service providers, media representatives and other parties; provides customer service and assistance to patrons, participants, and the general public; resolves sensitive issues and problems; and provides information regarding programs, policies and services. Solicits bids for outside vendor work/contracts; reviews invoices and issues pay requests. Prepares and administers requests for proposal/quote. Provides contract administration for awarded vendor. Acts as super user liaison between ITS and Development. Works closely with department managers and supervisors to identify technology needs, including hardware, software, training and new business process support. Conducts research on software and hardware products to enhance service delivery. Acts as liaison with other department/divisions, professional individuals/groups, and the public in matters pertaining to office programs or operations; conveys information among department personnel. Oversees special projects and performs project management, as assigned by the Department Director. Prepares and transcribes technical and statistical terminology and data to a more generally acceptable public format for dissemination. Promotes green practices to reduce negative impact on the environment. Schedules and coordinates meetings and appointments for the management team. Attends various meetings, serves on assigned committees, and/or presents information as needed; participates in department and workgroup meetings. Prepares a variety of documents, technical and statistical reports, graphs, maps, and presentations using a variety of software such as word processing, spreadsheets, databases, and other system software. Composes letters, memorandum and other types of correspondence for the management team. Communicates with Supervisor, Department Director, City Manager, City Commissioners, architects, engineers, design professionals, division/department employees, other departments and City employees, contractors, vendors sales representatives, the public, outside agencies, and other individuals as needed to coordinate work activities, review status of work, exchange information, and/or resolve problems. Maintains confidentiality of department issues and documentation. Screens and assists visitors and answers telephone calls. Represents the Director/Managers at internal and external meetings as directed. Additional Functions Performs other related duties and special projects as assigned. Minimum Qualifications Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, or business administration; and One (1) year previous experience in financial accounting; and Must have completed Excel Beginner Certification/Course or complete within six (6) months of hire. Supplemental Information COMMUNICATION COMPETENCIES Effectively communicates with supervisor, employees, other departments, contractors, engineers, companies, vendors, outside agencies, the public, and other individuals as needed to coordinate work activities, review status of work, exchange information, or resolve problems. Accurately and expeditiously receives and delivers messages and information to the appropriate individuals. Ability to prepare accurate and thorough written records and reports. Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions and to complete assigned tasks with minimal supervisory direction. Ability to understand and quickly and accurately follow brief oral and written instructions on moderately complex matters. Ability to establish and maintain harmonious working relationships with supervisor, customers, other employees, other departments, other governmental and regulatory agencies, and the general public. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES Knowledge of bookkeeping terminology, methods, procedures, and equipment. Knowledge of standard office procedures, practices, and equipment. Knowledge of accounting principles and related data processing equipment. Skill in the use of computer terminal and word processing equipment. Ability to understand and follow oral and written directions. Ability to establish and follow detailed work procedures. Ability to post accounts and to perform mathematical computations with speed and accuracy. Skilled in the use of a variety of office machines and some typing ability. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with supervisors, employees, and contractors. PHYSICAL AND SENSORY REQUIREMENTS / ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS Physical Ability : Tasks require the ability to exert light physical effort in sedentary to light work, but which may involve some lifting, carrying, pushing and/or pulling of objects and materials of light weight (10 pounds). Tasks may involve extended periods of time at a keyboard or work station. Sensory Requirements : Tasks require the ability to perceive and discriminate visual cues or signals. Tasks require the ability to communicate orally. Environmental Factors : Essential functions are regularly performed without exposure to adverse environmental conditions. The City of Boynton Beach, Florida, is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (42 U.S. C. 12101 et. seq.), the City of Boynton Beach will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. The physical demands described are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. A review of this position has excluded the marginal functions of the position that are incidental to the performance of fundamental job duties. All duties and responsibilities are essential job functions and requirements are subject to possible modifications to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. To perform this job successfully, the incumbent(s) will possess the abilities and aptitudes to perform each duty proficiently. Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat of significant risk to the health or safety of themselves or others. Requirements are representative of the minimum level of knowledge, skills, and ability. VETERANS' PREFERENCE Certain servicemembers and veterans, and the spouses and family members of such servicemembers and veterans, receive preference and priority in the City's hiring process. Additionally, certain servicemembers may be eligible to receive waivers for postsecondary educational requirements in employment by the City.
City of Boynton Beach, FL Boynton Beach, Florida, United States
Oct 15, 2021
Full Time
Purpose of Classification The purpose of this classification is to support a specialized function in the Public Art Department. To perform professional and administrative work with considerable independence within established guidelines and directly under the Public Arts Manager. Th is is a part-time position that will work up to twenty-four (24) hours per week. Attaching a cover letter is a requirement for this position. Please include: -Why you would like to work as a Public Art Coordinator with the City of Boynton Beach; and -Explain what skills you possess that would make you an ideal candidate for the Public Arts Coordinator position. You may attach your cover letter to your application at time of submission OR email your cover letter to biazark@bbfl.us within twenty-four (24) hours of submitting your application. If you would like to review some of Public Art projects, see the links below: https://www.instagram.com/boyntonarts/ https://www.boynton-beach.org/art/public-art-projects Essential Functions The following duties and functions, as outlined herein, are intended to be representative of the type of tasks performed within this classification. They are not listed in any order of importance. The omission of specific statements of the duties or functions does not exclude them from the classification if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment for this classification. Other duties may be required and assigned. Provides administrative support to the Public Art Program. Creates and edits public art marketing and advertising documents and other publications using desktop publishing software; designs and prepares web pages for the department's website. Coordinates outreach and engagement campaigns with community stakeholders, non-profit organizers, and inclusive partners. Manages various digital/social media platforms to engage and communicate with users through postings and public art campaigns. Assists in the coordination and implementation of a wide variety of art-related programs, including community arts, arts education, grants, drafting, marketing, advertising, artwork collections, civic design review, art businesses, artists and other programs. Assists in review of architectural plans and elevations in order to prepare developer and planner presentations for public art placement, review and approval. Coordinates administering art-related contracts and/or grants specific to the arts; assists in the evaluation of funding proposals from art organizations and individual artists. Assists in the administrative review and aesthetic evaluation of art projects for inclusion in public building construction. Assists in the analyses of art programs, proposals and projects by researching and reviewing related information; gathers, compiles, analyzes data and prepares reports using database programs, spreadsheets, various word processing applications, and statistical data; conducts internet research, and prepares reports for program evaluation; assists in the development of and recommends changes to the ordinance regulations, policies and procedures to ensure compliance. Manages cataloguing and tracking artwork collections. Organizes or implements receptions for artwork exhibits and art events; coordinates community meetings to discuss artwork in progress with constituents and stakeholders. Coordinates the design, planning, installation and maintenance of art exhibitions. Prepares agenda items, schedules meetings, attends department meetings, and/or makes presentations at various types of meetings. Coordinates purchases, procurement and project approvals using the City's financial system. Assists with and manages special projects as directed. ADDITIONAL FUNCTIONS Performs other related duties as required. Minimum Qualifications Associate's Degree in Fine Art, Visual Arts, Graphic Design, Arts Administration, Event Planning, Marketing, Building Construction or closely related field; and Two (2) years of experience involving art, design or event management; and Must possess (or be able to obtain within 14 days of hire) and maintain a valid State of Florida driver's license. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS Bachelor's degree or higher in Fine Arts, Visual Arts, Design, Art Administration, Event Planning, Marketing, Building Construction. Experience working with artists, organizing exhibitions or events, promoting via social media. Experience working within municipal government. Supplemental Information COMMUNICATION COMPETENCIES Effectively communicates with supervisor, elected officials, employees, other departments, contractors, engineers, companies, vendors, outside agencies, the public, and other individuals as needed to coordinate work activities, review status of work, exchange information, or resolve problems. Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain effective and harmonious working relationship with all persons interacted with during the performance of duties. Ability to communicate with effectively with people speaking English as a second language. Accurately and expeditiously receives and delivers messages and information to the appropriate individuals. Ability to prepare accurate and thorough written records and reports. Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions and to complete assigned tasks with minimal supervisory direction. Ability to understand and quickly and accurately follow brief oral and written instructions on moderately complex matters. Ability to establish and maintain harmonious working relationships with Supervisor, customers, other employees, other departments, other governmental and regulatory agencies, and the general public as needed. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES Knowledge of basic principles and standards relevant to public sector art programs. Skills in understanding and communicating aesthetic standards to non-artists to implement a quality art program, exhibition, or art project. Ability to effectively express ideas and communicate work-related information to a variety of individuals and groups. Ability to accurately, effectively, and respectfully communicate digitally, orally, and in writing. Ability to exercise sound judgment and appropriately refer issues to the Public Art Manager. Demonstrated ability to evaluate issues and recommend reasonable solutions. Ability to prepare clear, accurate, and well-organized written and/or graphic materials Ability to accurately perform general and specific administrative functions. Ability to multitask and manage a varied workload. Ability to operate computers utilizing Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, Publisher), Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Acrobat) and/or other image and digital art software programs for Windows 10. Ability to utilize various digital/social media platforms to engage, inform, and communicate with users. Capable in desktop publishing applications such as Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Acrobat) or other image and digital art software. Ability to operate within website platform. PHYSICAL AND SENSORY REQUIREMENTS / ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS Physical Ability : Tasks require the ability to exert light physical effort in sedentary to light work, but which may involve some lifting, carrying, pushing and/or pulling of objects and materials of light to moderate weight (20 pounds). Tasks may involve extended periods of time at a keyboard or work station. Sensory Requirements : Tasks require the ability to exert light physical effort in sedentary to light work, but which may involve some lifting, carrying, pushing and/or pulling of objects and materials of light to moderate weight (20 pounds). Tasks may involve extended periods of time at a keyboard or work station. Environmental Factors : Essential functions are regularly performed without exposure to adverse environmental conditions. The City of Boynton Beach, Florida, is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (42 U.S. C. 12101 et. seq.), the City of Boynton Beach will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. The physical demands described are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. A review of this position has excluded the marginal functions of the position that are incidental to the performance of fundamental job duties. All duties and responsibilities are essential job functions and requirements are subject to possible modifications to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. To perform this job successfully, the incumbent(s) will possess the abilities and aptitudes to perform each duty proficiently. Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat of significant risk to the health or safety of themselves or others. Requirements are representative of the minimum level of knowledge, skills, and ability. VETERANS' PREFERENCE Certain servicemembers and veterans, and the spouses and family members of such servicemembers and veterans, receive preference and priority in the City's hiring process. Additionally, certain servicemembers may be eligible to receive waivers for postsecondary educational requirements in employment by the City.
City of Boynton Beach, FL Boynton Beach, Florida, United States
Oct 02, 2021
Full Time
Purpose of Classification The City of Boynton Beach's Police Officers are responsible for maintaining peace and safety, protecting life and property, and promoting community engagement and trust for the third largest municipality in Palm Beach County with an estimated population of approximately 75,000 residents. Boynton Beach Police Officers serve a highly diverse and multicultural community, which includes African Americans, Hispanics, French Creoles, Indigenous Americans, and Asians among its more than 75,000 residents. Officers carry out these responsibilities by: patrolling an assigned area; responding to emergency calls; resolving conflicts; engaging in community policing and community relations, investigating crimes; rendering medical assistance; writing reports (using, software, computers, portable technology devices, and mobile data computers); handling crises or stressful situations, which may involve juveniles, the elderly, or the disabled; testifying in court; and enforcing Florida State laws and City Ordinances. Officers do this individually and sometimes as a member of a team, under direction of a supervisor. Once Officers have patrol experience they may be eligible to serve as part of a specialized unit (community policing, bicycle patrol, marine/boat patrol, motorcycle traffic enforcement, narcotics, criminal investigation, crime prevention, and others). To accomplish this important work all Police Officers are expected to maintain their physical and mental fitness. All work is performed in accordance with City and Police Department policies and standard operating procedures. Positions Starting Annualized Salaries: Police Officer (Non-Certified): $53,983.00 Police Officer (Certified): $56,825.00 Certified Police Officer Incentive: Certified Police Officers hired with the Boynton Beach Police Department will be eligible to receive a $5,000 incentive. This incentive will be paid as follows: $2,500 upon hire. $1,500 after six (6) months of employment. $1,000 after successful completion of probation. Essential Functions KNOWLEDGE Knowledge of approved principles and practices of police work. Knowledge of applicable laws and *ordinances. Knowledge of the City of Boynton Beach's geography, physical, cultural, and social characteristics.* Knowledge of basic first aid methods, *Stop the Bleed, and *Mental Health First Aid. * This specific knowledge may be acquired during employment and is not necessary to have at the time of application. SKILLS, ABILITIES, AND OTHER CHARACTERISTICS Read and comprehend police-related technical and legal information. Document (write) incidents and actions accurately, completely, and legibly using standard forms; must also document using computer software/programs. Communicate effectively using both spoken (in English) and non-verbal methods. Visually scan a scene for potential hazards, weapons, or evidence of a threat. Willingness to challenge or confront people when necessary and justified. Evaluate and choose between conflicting alternatives with partial or incomplete information. Compare letters, numbers, words, or pictures to determine those that are the same or different. Apply prior experience and knowledge to assess a specific situation (for example, recognize criminal activity, identify evidence, recognize potential hazards or threats, etc.). Take immediate action in an emergency or evolving situation. Adapt own actions to rapidly changing conditions based on the nature of the situation. Observe, remember, and identify what is unique about individuals, vehicles, or property (such as, physical appearance, clothing, vehicle model, color, or damage, etc.). Safely operate an emergency vehicle while under various road and weather conditions. Safety and effectively use standard issued police equipment and tools. Establish control of a situation through oral commands, body language, and demeanor. Recognize and appropriately respond to citizen needs. Show compassion, emotional support, and empathy for others. Explain and educate others regarding standards of acceptable and unacceptable behavior using plain, non-offensive language. Accept responsibility for own actions. Work harmoniously with people and agencies, who you do not have control over, to achieve a common goal. Complete tasks with specified level of detail and accuracy. Maintain the level of physical conditioning, fitness, and endurance needed to perform essential duties. Maintain control of emotional reactions and impulses while taking charge of or handling a disagreeable or dangerous situation. Climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl in the pursuit of suspects and/or in crime scene investigations. Stand, walk, or run in the apprehension of suspects. Lift, carry, push or pull persons, vehicles, or property. Communicate and interact courteously and effectively with the public in all situations in which you are representing the City. Minimum Qualifications MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Police Officer (Non-Certified) Be a United States citizen (U.S. born or naturalized). Have a high school diploma or General Education Development (GED) equivalent, which includes United States Armed Forces Institute (USAFI) tests. Equivalence of non-U.S. education must be approved by the State of Florida's Criminal Justice Standards and Training Commission. Be at least 21 years of age at time of hire and at least 19 years of age at time of application. Successfully passed the Florida Department of Law Enforcement's Basic Ability Test. Possess, or be eligible to obtain within seven (7) calendar days of hire, a valid Florida driver's license. Successfully complete any hiring process assessments. Additional training and/or certification(s) may be required as appropriate to assignment. Completed at least sixty (60) college credit hours toward an advanced two (2) year degree or higher from an accredited private or public institution with at least a documented GPA of 2.0. Must complete the Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) CJSTC 68 Affidavit of Applicant form and attach the signed and notarized document to this job application. (This form can be found on the FDLE website; www.fdle.state.fl.us) Substitutions for College Credit Requirements: The college credit hours requirement may be waived for U.S. military personnel who have at least two (2) years on active duty and received a discharge under honorable conditions. This documentation must be attached to this application. The college credit hours requirement may be waived for Boynton Beach Police Explorers participants who have completed three years in the program. Documentation of participation beginning and ending dates must be included in the appropriate field in the Supplemental Questions in this application. PREFERRED ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS Have at least one year of experience volunteering or working with community organizations, including social or faith-based groups that show your ability to positively and effectively interact with people from a variety of cultures, languages, disabilities and socio-economic situations. Additional information about your experience must be documented in the appropriate field in the Supplemental Questions in this application. Have at least one year of experience during which you had to establish and maintain a positive and effective relationship with others, i.e. working together as part of a team. A dditional information about your experience must be documented in the appropriate field in the Supplemental Questions in this application. Have fluency in a language other than English, especially languages frequently used by Boynton Beach residents and visitors which include: Spanish, French Creole, Portuguese, Asian/Indo-European languages, and/or American Sign Language. The City reserves the right to verify fluency. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Police Officer (Certified) Be a United States citizen (U.S. born or naturalized). Have a high school diploma or General Education Development (GED) equivalent, which includes United States Armed Forces Institute (USAFI) tests. Equivalence of non-U.S. education must be approved by the State of Florida's Criminal Justice Standards and Training Commission. Florida Department of Law Enforcement Certification (Out-of-State Police Officer Certification will be considered with supporting training curriculum attached to this application). Be at least 21 years of age at time of hire and at least 19 years of age at time of application. Possess, or be eligible to obtain within seven (7) calendar days of hire, a valid Florida driver's license. Successfully complete any hiring process assessments. Additional training and/or certification(s) may be required as appropriate to assignment. Completed at least sixty (60) college credit hours toward an advanced two (2) year degree or higher from an accredited private or public institution with at least a documented GPA of 2.0. Must complete the Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) CJSTC 68 Affidavit of Applicant form and attach the signed and notarized document to this job application. (This form can be found on the FDLE website; www.fdle.state.fl.us) Substitutions for College Credit Requirements: The college credit hours requirement may be waived for U.S. military personnel who have at least two (2) years on active duty and received a discharge under honorable conditions. This documentation must be attached to this application. The college credit hours requirement may be waived for Boynton Beach Police Explorers participants who have completed three years in the program. Documentation of participation beginning and ending dates must be included in the appropriate field in the Supplemental Questions in this application. Additional Minimum Requirements for Out-of-State or Federally Certified Candidates: Out-of-state or federally certified applicants also must provide verifiable proof of at least one (1) year of full-time, independent law enforcement experience within the past eight (8) years (excluding any academy training hours). This information must be included in the Work Experience section of this application. PREFERRED ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS Have at least one year of verifiable prior law enforcement or security experience. This experience must be documented in the Work History section of this application. Have at least one year of experience volunteering or working with community organizations, including social or faith-based groups that show your ability to positively and effectively interact with people from a variety of cultures, languages, disabilities and socio-economic situations. Additional information about your experience must be documented in the appropriate field in the Supplemental Questions in this application. Have at least one year of experience during which you had to establish and maintain a positive and effective relationship with others, i.e. working together as part of a team. A dditional information about your experience must be documented in the appropriate field in the Supplemental Questions in this application. Have fluency in a language other than English, especially languages frequently used by Boynton Beach residents and visitors which include: Spanish, French Creole, Portuguese, Asian/Indo-European languages, and/or American Sign Language. The City reserves the right to verify fluency. Supplemental Information POST-OFFER REQUIREMENTS Candidates who are selected for hire are first provided a "conditional offer" and are then required to successfully complete all of the following: Basic Motor Skills Test (BMST) (Non-Certified candidates only) Physical Exam Drug Screen Psychological Evaluation Comprehensive Background Investigation Computer Voice Stress Analysis (CVSA) or similar assessment tool Police Academy Training (22 weeks) (Non-Certified candidates only) Florida Department of Law Enforcement Certification (Non-Certified candidates only) Additional Post-Offer Requirements for Out-of-State or Federally Certified Candidates Equivalency of Academy Training (92 hours), which includes High Liability State Officer Certification Exam DISQUALIFYING CONDITIONS Below is a list of factors that will disqualify you from being considered for employment as a Police Officer for the City of Boynton Beach. This is not an exhaustive list, and other factors, such as moral character, may be considered on a case-by-case basis. Moral character may include, but is not limited to, factors such as criminal activity (e.g. crimes against society, persons, or property) as well as prior work history or general life experiences. These factors are considered on a case-by-case basis which may include, among other elements, the facts of each case, your age at the time, and the number of incidents. Within the past 3 years (36 months) you must NOT have had any of the following: 8 or more points on your driving record Traffic-related suspension of your driver's license Revocation of your driver's license 4 or more moving violations Conviction or case pending for DUI, DWI, BUI, or Hit and Run Outstanding traffic warrants or current pending citations (including unpaid traffic fines) At any time, you must NOT have had any of the following: Convicted of, or pleaded guilty or nolo contendere to, any felony offense Convicted of, or pleaded guilty or nolo contendere to, any misdemeanor offense involving perjury, making a false statement, or domestic/family violence (including abuse of any high-risk population: children, elderly, or disabled). Received less than an Honorable Discharge from any of the U.S. Armed Services. Must NOT have body art or branding (of any kind) that: Covers your head, neck, or hands. Body art on other areas must be covered/concealed. Contains words or images depicting swear words, nudity, gang signs or affiliations, disrespect to any protected class including sexual orientation or sexual identification, or similarly offensive art. Additional restrictions on body art, branding, scarification, or piercing may be determined at the discretion of the Chief of Police on a case-by-case basis. Within the past 12 months you must NOT have used or currently use any of the following: Tobacco products, which include, but may not be limited to: cigarettes, cigars, pipes, smokeless tobacco, e-cigarettes, vaping devices of any kind. Must NOT currently: Be under criminal investigation or have criminal charges pending. VETERANS' PREFERENCE: Certain servicemembers and veterans, and the spouses and family members of such servicemembers and veterans, receive preference and priority in the City's hiring process. Additionally, certain servicemembers may be eligible to receive waivers for postsecondary educational requirements in employment by the City.
City of Boynton Beach, FL Boynton Beach, Florida, United States
Oct 02, 2021
Full Time
Purpose of Classification The purpose of this classification is to answer multiple telephone lines, to communicate effectively with persons requesting emergency and non-emergency police, fire, or EMS assistance, to clearly relay information for dispatch or transfer calls appropriately, and to maintain logs and records of communications activities. Essential Functions The following duties and functions, as outlined herein, are intended to be representative of the type of tasks performed within this classification. They are not listed in any order of importance. The omission of specific statements of the duties or functions does not exclude them from the classification if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment for this classification. Other duties may be required and assigned. Performs multiple tasks simultaneously; takes appropriate action when presented with a routine call or a stressful life/death situation; remains calm under all circumstances. Answers incoming telephone calls; receives and transmits information, complaints, and requests for assistance. Communicates effectively and coherently over law enforcement, fire, rescue, and EMS radio channels; obtains necessary information and dispatches patrol cars, detectives, rescue squads, wreckers, and fire trucks; requests ambulances as needed; conducts investigations on some calls; assigns case numbers to calls. Maintains conversation with caller to obtain/verify pertinent information and to comfort them until assistance arrives; gives emergency medical pre-arrival instructions and CPR assistance over the telephone; interacts with highly emotional people who are experiencing death, illness, domestic abuse, child abuse, mental illness, suicide, natural disasters, etc. Operates teletype NCIC/FCIC and Palms; enters and retrieves information from computer; modifies, locates, maintains, saves, and/or clears files and records within database. Operates radios; monitors radio channels. Provides information and addresses to the public and police as requested; maintains information on pursuits; knows location of units at all times. Updates City and County locations and phone numbers. Maintains logs and records of radio activities, police actions, and calls taken by Fire Department; prepares and files a variety of reports. Notifies appropriate personnel and/or supervisor of critical situations, weather related information, and problems with communications or computer equipment. Attends training courses as offered by the department or as required by law to maintain applicable certifications, remain informed of departmental operations, and to promote improved job performance. Cooperates with federal, state, and local law enforcement agencies and their officers or representatives when activities are related to investigations with City jurisdiction. Additional Functions Takes and relays messages to officers and firefighters, other divisions, or local agencies; disseminates information to various departments and divisions. Maintains cleanliness of work area; restocks supplies. Performs other related duties as required. COMMUNICATION COMPETENCIES Effectively communicates with supervisor, employees, other departments, contractors, companies, vendors, outside agencies, the public, and other individuals as needed to coordinate work activities, review status of work, exchange information, or resolve problems. Accurately and expeditiously receives and delivers messages and information to the appropriate individuals. Ability to prepare accurate and thorough written records and reports. Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions and to complete assigned tasks with minimal supervisory direction. Ability to understand and quickly and accurately follow brief oral and written instructions on moderately complex matters. Ability to effectively communicate with co-workers, management, Police Officers, Firefighters, Paramedics and the general public. Minimum Qualifications High school diploma or equivalent; supplemented by little or no previous experience or training involving dispatching. Must be able to obtain certification as an Emergency Medical Dispatcher (EMD), and become certified by the Florida and National Crime Information Center (FCIC/NCIC) within six months of employment in addition to basic Telecommunicator training. Must possess and maintain a valid Florida driver's license. In accordance with FSS 401.465, effective October 1, 2012, all Communications Dispatchers must possess and maintain State of Florida 911 Public Safety Telecommunicator Certification, except new position incumbents in this classification. New position incumbents work under the direct supervision of a certified 911 Public Safety Telecommunicator until they achieve certification. Certification must be done within one (1) year of employment. All specified requirements under FSS 401.465 must be met to be eligible for certification, and must maintain the certification thereafter. The Boynton Beach public Safety / 911 Training Curriculum has been approved as a 911 Public Safety Telecommunicator Training Program by the Florida Department of Health. All 911 Employees, that provide training, are certified through the Association of Professional Communications (APCO) and the Florida Department of Health. Supplemental Information KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES Knowledge of the rules and regulations governing emergency communications. Knowledge of the National and Florida Crime Center's Systems, procedures, and methods of accessing and inputting data. Knowledge of City and Department rules, regulations, policies and procedures. Knowledge of police/fire methodology and terminology. Knowledge of the geographical features of the City. Skilled at paying attention to minute detail in the performance of job duties. Ability to achieve a high level of compliance in the performance of duties. Ability to deal courteously and fairly when engaged in any activity with the public. Demonstrated ability to achieve a high level of compliance in the performance of duties. . Ability to establish and maintain harmonious working relationships with other co-workers, supervisors, other departments, Police Officers, Firefighters, Paramedics, other governmental and regulatory agencies and the general public. Ability to effectively and clearly communicate both orally and in writing. Ability to function and remain calm in a high stress environment. PHYSICAL AND SENSORY REQUIREMENTS / ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS Physical Ability : Tasks require the ability to exert light physical effort in sedentary to light work, but which may involve some lifting, carrying, pushing and/or pulling of objects and materials of light weight (up to 10 pounds). Tasks may involve extended periods of time at a keyboard or work station. Sensory Requirements : Some tasks require the ability to perceive and discriminate sounds and visual cues or signals. Some tasks require the ability to communicate orally. Environmental Factors : Essential functions are regularly performed without exposure to adverse environmental conditions. The City of Boynton Beach, Florida, is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (42 U.S. C. 12101 et. seq.), the City of Boynton Beach will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. The physical demands described are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. A review of this position has excluded the marginal functions of the position that are incidental to the performance of fundamental job duties. All duties and responsibilities are essential job functions and requirements are subject to possible modifications to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. To perform this job successfully, the incumbent(s) will possess the abilities and aptitudes to perform each duty proficiently. Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat of significant risk to the health or safety of themselves or others. Requirements are representative of the minimum level of knowledge, skills, and ability. VETERANS' PREFERENCE : Certain servicemembers and veterans, and the spouses and family members of such servicemembers and veterans, receive preference and priority in the City's hiring process. Additionally, certain servicemembers may be eligible to receive waivers for postsecondary educational requirements in employment by the City.
City of Boynton Beach Boynton Beach, FL, USA
Sep 29, 2021
Full Time
The City of Boynton Beach operates under a commission-manager form of government.  A City Manager is hired to manage the organization’s day-to-day operations.  The Boynton Beach Utilities Department is responsible for maintaining water, sewer, stormwater, wastewater, and reclaimed service systems for 112,000 customers in its service area, which is comprised of 37,329 customers within the City limits and the neighboring municipalities of Hypoluxo and Ocean Ridge as well as unincorporated areas of Palm Beach County.