City of Brentwood, California

Brentwood is a pleasant, progressive and growing city of approximately 61,700 residents in Eastern Contra Costa County.  A significant number of citizens are Spanish speaking.  Brentwood is located in a smog-free valley close to the Delta waterways. The community is served by an excellent school system with new campuses planned in the near future.  Los Medanos Community College is located a short distance away.  Housing opportunities are varied and affordable.
The City of Brentwood is a full-service municipality employing over 400 full-time and part-time employees.

 

5 job(s) at City of Brentwood, California

City of Brentwood, CA Brentwood, California, United States
Oct 20, 2020
Full Time
Position Information The City of Brentwood is seeking a motivated, flexible individual to join the Public Works/Operations Division administrative team in the role of Administrative Secretary. This citywide classification provides complex and confidential administrative support and has some supervisory responsibilities. In this role, the Administrative Secretary is highly organized, detailed-orientated, and committed to providing excellent customer service in a team-oriented work environment. This position also understands and applies policies and procedures to day-to-day tasks. The Administrative Secretary works closely with the Administrative Supervisor, along with the administrative and management teams encompassing five divisions. Some of the primary responsibilities include: answering phones and interacting professionally with internal and external customers; processing timecards, invoices and purchase orders accurately; compiling and reviewing data for department and state reports; working with various departments and vendors/contractors to execute agreements; and completing various administrative tasks and projects as needed. Join our dynamic, cohesive administrative team! For more information please see the job description here. Qualifications Education and Experience Guidelines - Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be: Education/Training: Equivalent to the completion of the twelfth grade. Additional specialized course work in public administration, business administration, or a related field is desirable. Experience: Three years of increasingly responsible administrative, secretarial, and clerical experience including two years as a secretary. License or Certificate: Possession of, or ability to obtain, an appropriate driver's license may be required for some positions. Application Process Applicants must submit the following: City of Brentwood Employment Application Resume Cover Letter Postmarks, faxes and incomplete applications will not be accepted. Your application must be filled out completely online. Resumes must also be submitted but it is not a substitute for a completed application. The examination process will consist of: Review of applications for minimum qualifications for the position and to ensure all materials have been submitted. Written Exam -Applicants possessing these requirements willbe invited to a written exam tentatively scheduled for the week of November 16, 2020. All applicants that pass the examination process will be placed on the eligible list which is good for at least 6 months and may be extended up to an additional 18 months. This eligible list will be used by the City of Brentwood to fill all current and future openings in this classification as long as the list is active. DISCLAIMER: The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute a contract, expressed or implied, and any provisions contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice. Tests may consist of any combination of written, oral or other exercises or assessment procedures that test content. Components may include, but are not necessarily limited to, typing, math, reading, writing and analytical skills; problem solving ability; computer and software proficiency, or any other job-related knowledge, skill, ability or qualification. The City may, without notice, change or eliminate any particular assessment component or combination of components as needs dictate. All correspondence regarding application status, test and/or interview dates, etc. will be sent by email and be available through your Government Jobs account. Please check your email folders, including your junk/spam folders and accept emails from the domaingovernmentjobs.com, neogov.com, or brentwoodca.gov. It is the applicant's responsibility to ensure a correct email address is provided and that all correspondence is received. The City of Brentwood is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Closing Date/Time: 11/2/2020 10:00 AM Pacific
City of Brentwood, CA Brentwood, California, United States
Oct 15, 2020
Full Time
Position Information The City of Brentwood is seeking a Chief Building Official (CBO) who is dedicated to assuring that all building in Brentwood is safely constructed and maintained up to community standards. Under direction of the Director of Community Development, the CBO directs, manages, supervises, and coordinates the activities and operations to ensure life safety and property protection is enforced in all land parcels, buildings, and structures in the City of Brentwood. Through the enforcement of related laws, statutes, codes, and ordinances the CBO will coordinate the assigned activities with other divisions, departments, and outside agencies; and provide highly responsible and complex administrative and management support to the Director of Community Development. Desirable certifications include: Certified Building Official (certified by ICC-International Code Council) and California Accessibility Specialist (certified by California Division of the State Architect-DSA). For more information please see the job description here. Qualifications Education and Experience Guidelines - Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be: Education/Experience: A Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in engineering, construction management, architecture, or related field and five years increasingly responsible combination building inspection experience which includes two years at an advanced, journey, lead level. OR Associate's Degree from an accredited college in engineering, construction management, architecture, or related field and seven years of increasingly responsible combination building inspection experience which includes two years at an advanced journey, lead level. OR Equivalent to the twelfth grade and 10 years of increasingly responsible combination building inspection experience which includes two years at an advanced journey, lead level. License or Certificate: Possession of an appropriate California driver's license. Possession of a Combination Building Inspector certificate issued by the International Code Conference (I.C.C.). Possession of a Plans Examiner Certificate and a Building Official certificate issued by the International Code Conference (I.C.C.) is desirable and shall be obtained within one year of hire date. Certified Access Specialist Program (CASp) certification is desirable. Application Process Applicants must submit the following: City of Brentwood Employment Application Resume Cover Letter Combination Building Inspector certificate issued by the International Code Conference (I.C.C.). Postmarks, faxes and incomplete applications will not be accepted. Your application must be filled out completely online. Resumes must also be submitted but it is not a substitute for a completed application. The examination process will consist of: Review of applications for minimum qualifications for the position and to ensure all materials have been submitted. Panel Board Interview -Applicants possessing these requirements willbe invited to a panel board interview tentatively scheduled for the week of November 16, 2020. All applicants that pass the examination process will be placed on the eligible list which is good for at least 6 months and may be extended up to an additional 18 months. This eligible list will be used by the City of Brentwood to fill all current and future openings in this classification as long as the list is active. DISCLAIMER: The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute a contract, expressed or implied, and any provisions contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice. Tests may consist of any combination of written, oral or other exercises or assessment procedures that test content. Components may include, but are not necessarily limited to, typing, math, reading, writing and analytical skills; problem solving ability; computer and software proficiency, or any other job-related knowledge, skill, ability or qualification. The City may, without notice, change or eliminate any particular assessment component or combination of components as needs dictate. All correspondence regarding application status, test and/or interview dates, etc. will be sent by email and be available through your Government Jobs account. Please check your email folders, including your junk/spam folders and accept emails from the domaingovernmentjobs.com, neogov.com, or brentwoodca.gov. It is the applicant's responsibility to ensure a correct email address is provided and that all correspondence is received. The City of Brentwood is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Closing Date/Time: 11/3/2020 10:00 AM Pacific
City of Brentwood, CA Brentwood, California, United States
Oct 15, 2020
Full Time
Position Information Under general supervision of the Fleet Manager the Equipment Mechanic performs a variety of skilled duties involved in performing repairs and maintaining automobiles, trucks, tractors, motor sweepers, mowers and other heavy and light equipment. This position inspects, diagnoses, overhauls, repairs, and adjusts hydraulics, engines, transmissions, and related vehicle systems and components. The Equipment Mechanic services and performs preventive maintenance duties on a variety of vehicles and equipment; and maintains a variety of records including City vehicle repair and inventory documents. Candidates with refuse experience is a plus.Possession of a Class A license is required by end of probation.This candidate must be coachable and possess a positive attitude, willingness to learn, ability to communicate with public/staff, and fit into a team environment, which is key to the Division's success. Join a team of highly talented and skilled people who take pride in what it means to be a part of the City of Brentwood Public Works Team. For more information please see the job description here. Qualifications Education and Experience Guidelines - Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be: Education/Training: Equivalent to the completion of the twelfth grade. Experience: Two years of journey level experience in vehicle and equipment maintenance and repair. License or Certificate: Possession of, or ability to obtain, an appropriate driver's license. Possession of, or ability to obtain, a Class A driver's license within one year of employment. Possession of Automotive Service Excellence (A.S.E.) certifications are desirable. Application Process Applicants must submit the following: City of Brentwood Employment Application Postmarks, faxes and incomplete applications will not be accepted. Your application must be filled out completely online. Resumes may also be submitted but it is not a substitute for a completed application. The examination process will consist of: Review of applications for minimum qualifications for the position and to ensure all materials have been submitted. Written Exam -Applicants possessing these requirements willbe invited to take the written exam. The examination will cover elements of the knowledge and abilities identified in the job description and will betentatively scheduled for the week of November 16, 2020. All applicants that pass the examination process will be placed on the eligible list which is good for at least 6 months and may be extended up to an additional 18 months. This eligible list will be used by the City of Brentwood to fill all current and future openings in this classification as long as the list is active. DISCLAIMER: The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute a contract, expressed or implied, and any provisions contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice. Tests may consist of any combination of written, oral or other exercises or assessment procedures that test content. Components may include, but are not necessarily limited to, typing, math, reading, writing and analytical skills; problem solving ability; computer and software proficiency, or any other job-related knowledge, skill, ability or qualification. The City may, without notice, change or eliminate any particular assessment component or combination of components as needs dictate. All correspondence regarding application status, test and/or interview dates, etc. will be sent by email and will be available on your GovernmentJobs account.. Please check your email folders, including your junk/spam folders and accept emails from the domaingovernmentjobs.com, neogov.com, or brentwoodca.gov. It is the applicant's responsibility to ensure a correct email address is provided and that all correspondence is received. The City of Brentwood is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Closing Date/Time: 11/2/2020 10:00 AM Pacific
City of Brentwood, CA Brentwood, California, United States
Oct 01, 2020
Full Time
Position Information The Brentwood Police Department is seeking highly motivated individuals who are desiring to find a better balance between work and family. We are a progressive agency that prides itself on professionalism and provides its dispatchers with the best equipment, training, and tools necessary to do the job. This is a unique opportunity to work for a City, Department, and Community that supports you and your family. This application period may close at any time once an adequate number of candidates are received. For more information please see the job description here. For information on the benefit structure for the Police Dispatchers please visit our Benefits page here. Qualifications Education and Experience Guidelines - Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be: Education/Training: Equivalent to the completion of the twelfth grade, and Experience: One year of full time clerical experience involving heavy public contact while performing multiple tasks and two years of full time experience as a Police Dispatcher with a law enforcement agency equivalent to the City of Brentwood's Police Dispatcher I. License/Certificate: • Possession of a California Peace Officer Standard and Training (POST) Public Safety Dispatchers Certificate at time of hire. •Possession of a typing certificate verifying the ability to accurately type a minimum of 45 wpm. Other Requirements: •Must be at least eighteen (18) years of age. •Must be able to pass a comprehensive law enforcement background check. Application Process Applicants must submit the following: City of Brentwood Employment Application Postmarks, faxes and incomplete applications will not be accepted. Your application must be filled out completely online. Resumes may also be submitted but it is not a substitute for a completed application. The examination process will consist of: Review of applications for minimum qualifications for the position and to ensure all materials have been submitted. CritiCall Exam -Applicants passing the review process will be invited to participate in the CritiCall exam. This examination will be held multiple times through the life of the recruitment. The examination will cover elements of the knowledge and abilities identified in the job description. All applicants that pass the CritiCall test will be placed on the eligible list which is good for at least 6 months and may be extended up to an additional 18 months. This eligible list will be used by the City of Brentwood to fill all current and future openings in this classification as long as the list is active. DISCLAIMER: The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute a contract, expressed or implied, and any provisions contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice. Tests may consist of any combination of written, oral or other exercises or assessment procedures that test content. Components may include, but are not necessarily limited to, typing, math, reading, writing and analytical skills; problem solving ability; computer and software proficiency, or any other job-related knowledge, skill, ability or qualification. The City may, without notice, change or eliminate any particular assessment component or combination of components as needs dictate. All correspondence regarding application status, test and/or interview dates, etc. will be sent by email and can be viewed through your GovernmentJovs account. Please check your email folders, including your junk/spam folders and accept emails from the domaingovernmentjobs.com, neogov.com, or brentwoodca.gov. It is the applicant's responsibility to ensure a correct email address is provided and that all correspondence is received. The City of Brentwood is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Brentwood, CA Brentwood, California, United States
Sep 06, 2020
Full Time
Position Information The City of Brentwood is currently accepting applications on a continuous basis for candidates who are currently enrolled in a P.O.S.T. approved police academy or have completed the Basic P.O.S.T. Academy. The Brentwood Police Department is seeking highly motivated individuals who are eager to work in a city and department that prides itself on professionalism and community support. The Brentwood Police Department is a progressive agency that provides its police officers with the best equipment, training, and tools necessary to do the job. The Brentwood Police Department has a long successful history of hiring lateral officers who are seeking a better balance between work and family. For more information please click here to view the full Police Officerjob description. Qualifications Education/Training: Equivalent to the completion of the twelfth grade and enrollment in or graduation from a P.O.S.T. approved police academy. College level course work and specialized training in law enforcement, criminal justice, or a related field is highly desirable. An Associates degree is highly desirable. Experience: Some work experience as a California peace officer or other work experience that demonstrates a general aptitude for police work. License or Certificate: Possession of a valid driver's license. Qualify for or possess a P.O.S.T. Basic Certificate upon completion of the probationary period. Additional certifications may be required for specialized assignments. Application Process We are currently accepting applications for lateral Police Officers on a continuousbasis. This recruitment may close at any time without notice.Applicants must submit the following: City of Brentwood Employment Application Postmarks, faxes and incomplete applications will not be accepted. Your application must be filled out completely online. Resumes may also be submitted but it is not a substitute for a completed application. The examination process will consist of: Review of applications for minimum qualifications for the position and to ensure all materials have been submitted. All applicants that pass minimum qualifications will be placed on theEligible List which will be used by the Brentwood Police Department to conduct panel interviews with the leadership team. The best qualified candidates will then be invitedfor a Captains interview and those who pass will take a polygraph exam. Top candidates will be selected from the polygraph and authorized for a comprehensive background investigation process. Upon completion of the background, aconditional job offer can be made, and candidates will be scheduled for medical and psychological evaluations. The employment offer is contingent upon successful completion of these evaluations. DISCLAIMER: The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute a contract, expressed or implied, and any provisions contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice. Tests may consist of any combination of written, oral or other exercises or assessment procedures that test content. Components may include, but are not necessarily limited to, typing, math, reading, writing and analytical skills; problem solving ability; computer and software proficiency, or any other job-related knowledge, skill, ability or qualification. The City may, without notice, change or eliminate any particular assessment component or combination of components as needs dictate. The City of Brentwood is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Closing Date/Time: