The vacancy may be filled at either the Harbor Services Worker or Lead Harbor Services Worker level depending on the applicant's qualifications. The eligibility list created from this recruitment may be used to fill future Harbor Services Worker/Lead Harbor Services Worker vacancies as they occur.Selection Components: Application Evaluation:
Applications will be accepted on a continuous basis with the first review date of May 28, 2020
. The position will remain open until the position is filled. Candidates are encouraged to apply immediately as this recruitment may close at any time. Candidates are required to attach a copy of a California Boater Card or equivalent to the online application.Oral Online/Telephonic Interview:
virtual interviews are tentatively scheduled for June 11, 2020
. Passing applicants will be placed on an eligibility list that may be used to fill future vacancies as they occur.
The City offers an excellent benefit package and membership in the California Public Employees' Retirement Systems (CalPERS) Retirement formula is based on appointment date and membership status withCalPERSandthe employee is required to contribute 13% of pay toward retirement costs. DEFINITION: Harbor Services Worker:
Under general supervision, responsible for patrolling the Newport Harbor to promote boater compliance on harbor codes, regulations and ordinances; assist the boating public by providing general information on harbor programs and services; and assist boaters in securing moorings, collecting fees, and answering general questions.
Salary: $20.66 - $25.10 hourly Lead Harbor Services Worker:
Under direction, responsible for providing lead supervision to staff patrolling and working in and around theNewport Harbor; participates in all harbor services activities, including providing general information on harbor programs and services and working with the publicto promotecompliance with harbor codes, regulations and ordinances; assists boaters in securing moorings and slips, collecting fees, and answering general questions; provides basic office administrative support as needed; and performs related duties.
Salary: $22.43 - $31.56 hourly
Please view online job specification for a more detailed description of specific job duties.Harbor Services Worker P/T Job SpecificationHarbor Services Worker, Lead P/T Job Specification
Please view online job specification for a more detailed description of specific qualifications.Harbor Services Worker P/T Job SpecificationHarbor Services Worker, Lead P/T Job Specification
Experience & Education and License/Certificate
A combination of experience and education that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities may be qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be: Experience: Harbor Services Worker:
One year of heavy customer service experience working in a harbor or marine environment, including experience operating a marine vessel. Experience in compliance and/or enforcement is highly desirable.Lead Harbor Services Worker:
Two years' heavy customer service experience working in a harbor or marine environment, including experience operating a marine vessel. Experience in compliance and/or enforcement and supervisory or lead experience are highly desirable. Education:
Equivalent to completion of the twelfth grade. College level coursework in marine science, seamanship, or a related field desirable. License/Certificate:
Due to the performance of some field duties which require the operation of a personal or City vehicle, a valid and appropriate California driver's license and an acceptable driving record are required. Possession of California Boater Card or equivalent. Possession of Basic First Aid, CPR, and PC 832 certifications within six months of employment.Please Note:
Candidates deemed most qualified, as reflected in their application materials, will be invited to continue in the recruitment process. The prospective candidate must successfully complete a thorough background review, including being fingerprinted by the Newport Beach Police Department. The resulting report of your conviction history, (if any), will be evaluated along with the other information received in connection with your application. Except as otherwise required by law, a criminal conviction will not necessarily disqualify you from the position. The nature, date, surrounding circumstances, and the relevance of the offense to the position applied for may, however, be considered.Disaster Service Worker:
In accordance with Government Code Section 3100, City of Newport Beach Employees, in the event of a disaster, are considered disaster service workers and may be asked to respond accordingly.