City of Fort Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale is the largest of Broward County's 31 municipalities and the 8th largest city in Florida. It encompasses more than 33 square miles and has a population of over 176,000. We support a diverse range industries, including marine, manufacturing, finance, insurance, real estate, high technology, avionics/aerospace, and film and television production and are known as a great place to live, work, and raise a family. The City of Fort Lauderdale seeks candidates for all positions who desire to become part of a team passionate about making a difference and achieving the City of Fort Lauderdale's Mission: We Build Community.

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City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Dec 09, 2018
Part Time
The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking dynamic and goal-driven employees. Employees that are motivated to take on today's greatest challenges and rewards in the field of local public service. Employees who are passionate about making a difference and achieving our mission: We Build Community, in a fast-paced organization that operates by vision, strategy, and action. Would you fit in? Apply now. This is work of average difficulty in life guarding at a municipal pool, which may include organizing and conducting recreational activities, and assisting in site supervision.   An employee in this class is responsible for the supervision and instruction of swimming and a variety of recreational activities at a municipal pool or recreational facility, and the prompt performance of emergency lifesaving and first aid skills as occasions require. Assignments will include custodial and pool maintenance tasks, recruitment is on the basis of swimming skills and ability to perform water rescue and first aid activities. Specific assignments are made by a supervisor who checks to see that lifeguards are alert at all times and that assigned tasks are performed according to instructions. The employee works under immediate supervision, exercising some initiative and independent judgment. NOTE: The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. THE REQUIREMENTS: Possess a valid American Red Cross C.P.R. for the Professional Rescuer and a valid American Red Cross Lifeguard Training and First Aid Certificate, or equivalent, prior to appointment. Possess a current and valid American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Certificate, or be able to obtain one within six (6) months from date of appointment. Some positions may require a valid American Red Cross Waterfront/Water park Lifeguard Certificate, or be able to obtain one within six (6) months from date of appointment. All required certifications, whether possessed at time of application or obtained after appointment, must be kept current to continue employment in this class. Must be able to successfully pass a performance test which includes simulated pool rescues.  This test must be successfully passed every six (6) months after employment. A valid State of Florida driver's license may be required. VISION REQUIREMENTS - Must be free from color blindness and have no permanent abnormality of either eye; must have at least 20/50 vision in each eye without correction (glasses or contacts) and must have 20/20 vision in each eye separately with correction. Employees are required to wear corrective lenses while on duty if vision is not at least 20/50 without correction.   THE VISION REQUIREMENTS CANNOT BE WAIVED UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES. An employee who has undergone radial keratotomy may not be examined until six (6) weeks have elapsed from their last surgical procedure and must at that time meet the above stated vision requirements. PLEASE ATTACH A COPY OF EACH CERTIFICATION TO YOUR APPLICATION THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: MEDICAL EXAMINATION - Prior to being hired, candidates are required to successfully complete a medical examination by the City of Fort Lauderdale's licensed physician. A drug screen test is part of this examination. SWIM TEST - Candidates are required to pass a swim test prior to appointment. To obtain information regarding Lifeguard Training or Water Safety Instructor courses administered by the American Red Cross Association contact: American Red Cross - Broward County Chapter Telephone: (954) 797-3800 or www.ARCBCC.org   The results of the performance test will be valid for thirty (30) days only. Unsuccessful applicants or those not hired within 30 days, must reapply and retake the test after 30 days. The skills listed below in the performance tests are representative but not all-inclusive of the performance test requirements.   In order to be eligible for a Pool Lifeguard I position with the City of Fort Lauderdale, you must: 200-yard swim under 4 minutes Treading Water for 2 minutes Brick Retrieval Front Rescue-Active Victim Rear Rescue - Active Victim Head Neck or Spinal Injury in Shallow Water Submerged Passive Victim in Deep Water with 3 minutes of CPR Candidates must pass ALL seven (7) components to successfully complete the performance exam.   APPLICATIONS WILL BE REVIEWED AND THE HIRING AUTHORITY WILL CONTACT THOSE APPLICANTS WHOSE APPLICATION REFLECTS THE BEST MATCH OF EXPERIENCE FOR THE POSITION. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Feb 05, 2019
Part Time
The City of Fort Lauderdale community builders possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers.   Maintains surveillance and enforces pool regulations to ensure and secure the safety of pool patrons. Serves as a lead to part-time and temporary lifeguards. Administers First Aid and CPR as needed.   ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS   Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification.   The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position.   Monitors activities in and near the water through patron surveillance Enforces facility safety rules and regulations and educates patrons Recognizes and provides quick response to any and all emergencies including rescue, First Aid and CPR Performs opening and closing duties including safety checks and inspections Conducts safety orientations, administers swim tests and fits life jackets Works as a team with other lifeguards, city staff and management Cleans and performs pool maintenance Performs related work as required                                                    THE REQUIREMENTS: MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS      Must be at least 15 years of age. American Red Cross CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer certificate, or equivalent. Possess a current and valid American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Certificate, or be able to obtain one within six (6) months from date of appointment. Some positions may require a valid American Red Cross Waterfront/Waterpark Lifeguard Certificate, or be able to obtain one within six (6) months from date of appointment. All required certifications, whether possessed at time of application or obtained after appointment, must be kept current to continue employment in this class. Must be able to successfully pass a performance test which includes simulated pool rescues.  This test must be successfully passed every six (6) months after employment. A valid State of Florida driver's license may be required. VISION REQUIREMENTS - Must be free from color blindness and have no permanent abnormality of either eye; must have at least 20/50 vision in each eye without correction (glasses or contacts) and must have 20/20 vision in each eye separately with correction. Employees are required to wear corrective lenses while on duty if vision is not at least 20/50 without correction.   THE VISION REQUIREMENTS CANNOT BE WAIVED UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES. An employee who has undergone radial keratotomy may not be examined until six (6) weeks have elapsed from their last surgical procedure and must at that time meet the above stated vision requirements. PREFERENCES:   High school diploma, G.E.D equivalency or higher degree. Have at least one (1) year of full-time, paid work experience in implementing water safety instruction programs and administering safety training and rescue, preferably including some supervisory experience or training in the enforcement of rules and regulations for public aquatic facilities. Possess a current and valid American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Certificate, and American Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor certificate. Applicants with experience in aquatics programming and some supervisory experience or training may be given preference - i.e.  American Red Cross Instructor Trainer certification. National Swimming Pool Foundation Certified Pool Operator certification or National Recreation and Park Association Aquatic Facility Operator Certification. PLEASE ATTACH A COPY OF EACH CERTIFICATION TO YOUR APPLICATION THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: MEDICAL EXAMINATION - Prior to being hired, candidates are required to successfully complete a medical examination by the City of Fort Lauderdale's licensed physician. A drug screen test is part of this examination. SWIM TEST - Candidates are required to pass a swim test prior to appointment. To obtain information regarding Lifeguard Training or Water Safety Instructor courses administered by the American Red Cross Association contact: American Red Cross - Broward County Chapter Telephone: (954) 797-3800 or www.ARCBCC.org   The results of the performance test will be valid for thirty (30) days only. Unsuccessful applicants or those not hired within 30 days, must reapply and retake the test after 30 days. The skills listed below in the performance tests are representative but not all-inclusive of the performance test requirements.   In order to be eligible for a Pool Lifeguard position with the City of Fort Lauderdale, you must: 200-yard swim under 4 minutes Treading Water for 2 minutes Brick Retrieval Front Rescue-Active Victim Rear Rescue - Active Victim Head Neck or Spinal Injury in Shallow Water Submerged Passive Victim in Deep Water with 3 minutes of CPR Candidates must pass ALL seven (7) components to successfully complete the performance exam.   APPLICATIONS WILL BE REVIEWED AND THE HIRING AUTHORITY WILL CONTACT THOSE APPLICANTS WHOSE APPLICATION REFLECTS THE BEST MATCH OF EXPERIENCE FOR THE POSITION. Closing Date/Time: Fri. 07/26/19 11:59 PM Eastern Time
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Feb 05, 2019
Part Time
The City of Fort Lauderdale community builders possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers.   Maintains surveillance and enforces pool regulations to ensure and secure the safety of pool patrons. Serves as a lead to part-time and temporary lifeguards. Administers First Aid and CPR as needed.   ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS   Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification.   The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position.   Monitors activities in and near the water through patron surveillance Enforces facility safety rules and regulations and educates patrons Recognizes and provides quick response to any and all emergencies including rescue, First Aid and CPR Performs opening and closing duties including safety checks and inspections Conducts safety orientations, administers swim tests and fits life jackets Works as a team with other lifeguards, city staff and management Cleans and performs pool maintenance Performs related work as required                                                     THE REQUIREMENTS: MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS     Must be at least 15 years of age. American Red Cross CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer certificate, or equivalent. Possess a current and valid American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Certificate, or be able to obtain one within six (6) months from date of appointment. Some positions may require a valid American Red Cross Waterfront/Waterpark Lifeguard Certificate, or be able to obtain one within six (6) months from date of appointment. All required certifications, whether possessed at time of application or obtained after appointment, must be kept current to continue employment in this class. Must be able to successfully pass a performance test which includes simulated pool rescues.  This test must be successfully passed every six (6) months after employment. A valid State of Florida driver's license may be required. VISION REQUIREMENTS - Must be free from color blindness and have no permanent abnormality of either eye; must have at least 20/50 vision in each eye without correction (glasses or contacts) and must have 20/20 vision in each eye separately with correction. Employees are required to wear corrective lenses while on duty if vision is not at least 20/50 without correction.   THE VISION REQUIREMENTS CANNOT BE WAIVED UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES. An employee who has undergone radial keratotomy may not be examined until six (6) weeks have elapsed from their last surgical procedure and must at that time meet the above stated vision requirements. PREFERENCES:   High school diploma, G.E.D equivalency or higher degree. Have at least one (1) year of full-time, paid work experience in implementing water safety instruction programs and administering safety training and rescue, preferably including some supervisory experience or training in the enforcement of rules and regulations for public aquatic facilities. Possess a current and valid American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Certificate, and American Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor certificate. Applicants with experience in aquatics programming and some supervisory experience or training may be given preference - i.e.  American Red Cross Instructor Trainer certification. National Swimming Pool Foundation Certified Pool Operator certification or National Recreation and Park Association Aquatic Facility Operator Certification PLEASE ATTACH A COPY OF EACH CERTIFICATION TO YOUR APPLICATION THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: MEDICAL EXAMINATION - Prior to being hired, candidates are required to successfully complete a medical examination by the City of Fort Lauderdale's licensed physician. A drug screen test is part of this examination. SWIM TEST - Candidates are required to pass a swim test prior to appointment. To obtain information regarding Lifeguard Training or Water Safety Instructor courses administered by the American Red Cross Association contact: American Red Cross - Broward County Chapter Telephone: (954) 797-3800 or www.ARCBCC.org   The results of the performance test will be valid for thirty (30) days only. Unsuccessful applicants or those not hired within 30 days, must reapply and retake the test after 30 days. The skills listed below in the performance tests are representative but not all-inclusive of the performance test requirements.   In order to be eligible for a Pool Lifeguard position with the City of Fort Lauderdale, you must: 200-yard swim under 4 minutes Treading Water for 2 minutes Brick Retrieval Front Rescue-Active Victim Rear Rescue - Active Victim Head Neck or Spinal Injury in Shallow Water Submerged Passive Victim in Deep Water with 3 minutes of CPR Candidates must pass ALL seven (7) components to successfully complete the performance exam.   APPLICATIONS WILL BE REVIEWED AND THE HIRING AUTHORITY WILL CONTACT THOSE APPLICANTS WHOSE APPLICATION REFLECTS THE BEST MATCH OF EXPERIENCE FOR THE POSITION. Closing Date/Time: Fri. 07/26/19 11:59 PM Eastern Time
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Feb 11, 2019
Full Time
  The City of Fort Lauderdale community builders possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers. Employees who are passionate about making a difference and achieving our mission:  We Build Community, in a fast-paced organization that operates by vision, strategy, and action.  Would you fit in?  Apply now. An employee in this class is responsible for enforcing the City Code and City Rules and Regulations; assigning, logging in and collecting fees for dock usage; recording of boat arrivals and departures and general maintenance.  The employee schedules the work of assigned employees, issues  marine facility rule violation notices, , monitors VHF marine radios to determine arrival time and space availability, measures water depths, etc.  Assists the marine facilities supervisor in directing the operations of the City Marinas. Responsible for planning, developing, analyzing, evaluating, and advising higher management with the purpose of improving the utilization of City Marinas berth space in order to maximize revenues. Works effectively with the public, marina patrons, and others, as well as exercising supervision over other employees. This is field and office work of average difficulty in the operation of the City's Marine Facilities which includes the City's docks, anchorages, boat ramps, and code enforcement.  Work is performed under the general direction of an administrative superior and the employee must exercise reasonable independent judgment and initiative in performing work assignments within established policies and procedures.  Work is reviewed through observation, conferences and results obtained.   ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification.   The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Organizes, coordinates, and schedules vessel arrivals/departures Assists in supervising and reviewing work of subordinates, as needed Collects fees and revenues Inspects docks, City property and equipment; creates work orders Performs light repairs and maintenance of marine facilities and equipment; operates the marines facilities boat Addresses concerns and complaints from the public and marina patrons Attends meetings and training that involves coordinating and responding to emergency situations such as hurricanes and natural disasters Assesses damages and estimates costs; places repair work orders; contacts City contractors for repairs Performs related work as required NOTE:   The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. The City offers a wide variety of benefits to their employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City offers 401(a) participation with a 9% City contribution and no employee match!! Say "Hello" to the City of Fort Lauderdale and Say "Goodbye" to Your Student Loan! That's right! Under the U.S. Department of Education's Public Service Loan Forgiveness ( PSLF ) program, the remaining balance on your student loan may be forgiven after you have made 120 qualifying monthly payments while working full-time at the City of Fort Lauderdale!  Please visit StudentAid.gov/ publicservice for more information or to see if you qualify.   This job classification is included within the bargaining unit represented by Teamsters Local Union 769 and therefore is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Teamsters Local Union 769. THE REQUIREMENTS: Have successfully graduated from an accredited high school or possess a G.E.D. from a recognized issuing agency. Possess a minimum of three (3) years of responsible work in a public or private marina with some supervisory experience. Preference will be given to applicants who have been certified by the U.S.C.G. Auxiliary or the Power Squadron Basic Course *Candidate should have basic computer knowledge (i.e. Microsoft Office Suite) for position. THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method.  Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify.  All successful applicants may be required to take a medical examination and/or pass a drug screening prior to appointment. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes.  To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form (J204) at time of application. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Feb 08, 2019
Full Time
The Department of Sustainable Development's Urban Design and Planning Division is seeking an Urban Planner II. The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking dynamic and goal-driven employees.  Employees that are motivated to take on today's greatest challenges and rewards in the field of local public service.  Employees who are passionate about making a difference and achieving our mission:  We Build Community, in a fast-paced organization that operates by vision, strategy, and action.  Would you fit in?  Apply now. The Urban Planner II assists in current and long-range urban planning efforts, including land development review and analysis and planning studies in support of new and updated programs and regulations.   ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS   Provides information, guidance, and advice to applicants and the general public in response to inquiries regarding land use, zoning, platting, development applications, and other planning matters Receives, reviews for completion, and processes development applications including evaluation of site plans, subdivision plats, rezoning applications, right-of-way vacations and  other land development proposals; ensures applications conform with the City's development code, master plans, planning principles and the Comprehensive Plan Performs research, field analysis, investigation of land use, zoning patterns, and neighborhood characteristics; assists in the preparation of associated community outreach efforts, work products, and presentations Conducts studies; develops various maps, graphics, text and illustrative materials used in reports and presentations with the aid of applicable computer software applications Assists with collecting, assembling, summarizing, and analyzing basic data involved in planning, such as land use, population, economic characteristics, traffic, services, historic preservation, land development, and other factors pertinent to a master planning or a comprehensive planning program Conducts field surveys to assess context of development projects, may perform analysis on housing, business, commercial, and industrial development to assist with studies and staff report analysis Prepares written recommendations; writes memorandums; makes case presentations Represents the Department in an advisory capacity at neighborhood, city departments and outside agency meetings and meetings of boards, committees and the City Commission Performs related work as required This job classification is included within the bargaining unit represented by Federation of Public Employees and therefore is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Federation of Public Employees. The City offers a wide variety of benefits to their employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City offers 401(a) participation with a 9% City contribution and no employee match!!   Say "Hello" to the City of Fort Lauderdale and Say "Goodbye" to Your Student Loan! That's right! Under the U.S. Department of Education's Public Service Loan Forgiveness ( PSLF ) program, the remaining balance on your student loan may be forgiven after you have made 120 qualifying monthly payments while working full-time at the City of Fort Lauderdale!   Please visit StudentAid.gov/ publicservice for more information or to see if you qualify. NOTE: This posting will remain open until a sufficient number of qualified applications have been received.   THE REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor's Degree in urban planning, architecture, public policy, or related area of study and three (3) years of related experience. Additional qualifying experience or completion of coursework at an accredited college or university in a job related field, may substitute on a year-for-year basis for one year of the required experience or education.   Preferences: American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) certification and/or registration as an Architect.   Special Requirements:   Non-Essential Employees will not be required to work during a declared emergency but may be required to work in some capacity after the declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine when the employee will be required to work.   THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method.  Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify.  All successful applicants may be required to take a medical examination and/or pass a drug screening prior to appointment. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes.  To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form (J204) at time of application.   Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Feb 02, 2019
Full Time
GENERAL SUMMARY   The City of Fort Lauderdale community builders possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers.   Performs advanced grounds maintenance duties, specializing in a concentration area of heavy equipment operation, small engine repair / maintenance, tree trimming, pest control, or other field designated by the direct supervisor OR performs advanced  facility maintenance duties, which includes minor repairs of building systems, cleaning restrooms, trash pick-up, etc. Supervises other employees. Serves as a lead to other employees.   ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS   Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification.   The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position.     Leads the work of assigned staff; delegates, reviews, and prioritizes work assignments; provides guidance on the more complex activities Supervises and participates in repairs and maintenance of municipal facilities, property, and city parks including playgrounds, fencing, athletic courts, signage, asphalt/concrete repair; may supervise and participate in the construction of sidewalks, slabs, steps, ramps, decks, etc. Maintains records of maintenance and repair work performed; creates reports on equipment and facility projects Operates or supervises the operation of a variety of equipment applicable to area of assignment ; surf rakes, chippers, front-end loaders, aerial bucket trucks, small graders, stump grinders, tractor-trailers and various trucks Inspects and maintains tools, equipment, and materials; ensures proper inventory levels Responds to and resolves questions and complaints from the public Enforces laws and city ordinances to ensure safety May supervise and participate in performing unskilled, semi-skilled or skilled manual tasks; climbing trees, using ropes, hooks, mechanical hoists, etc., in order to accomplish tree trimming assignments May supervise and participate in repairs and maintenance of municipal facilities and property such as:  beach maintenance, landscape maintenance, including tree, shrubbery and flower planting, trimming, pruning, fertilizing, etc., ball field maintenance, and some painting May supervise and participate in repair and maintenance of city parks facilities including playgrounds, fencing, athletic courts, signage, asphalt/concrete repair; May supervise and participate in the construction of sidewalks, slabs, steps, ramps, decks, etc May perform lubrication and minor non-electrical maintenance on mechanical equipment. May select proper materials for projects Completes work order forms for projects completed Attends in-service training when required Performs related work as required This job classification is included within the bargaining unit represented by Teamsters Local Union 769 and therefore is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Teamsters Local Union 769. NOTE: The City offers a wide variety of benefits to their employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City offers 401(a) participation with a 9% City contribution and no employee match! Say "Hello" to the City of Fort Lauderdale and Say "Goodbye" to Your Student Loan! That's right! Under the U.S. Department of Education's Public Service Loan Forgiveness ( PSLF ) program, the remaining balance on your student loan may be forgiven after you have made 120 qualifying monthly payments while working full-time at the City of Fort Lauderdale!  Please visit www.fortlauderdale.gov/PublicServiceLoanForgiveness for more information or to see if you qualify.   THE REQUIREMENTS:  High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalent and three (3) to five (5) years of related experience. Depending on the area of specialization: OPEESA certification, LCTT certification, and or Public Ornamental and Turf Pest Control license. Requires CDL-B with airbrakes. May require CDL-A THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY:   APPLICATIONS WILL BE REVIEWED AND THE HIRING AUTHORITY WILL CONTACT THOSE APPLICANTS WHOSE APPLICATION REFLECTS THE BEST MATCH OF EXPERIENCE FOR THE POSITION.   Per Chapter 295.07 of the Florida Statutes, veteran's preference points will be awarded for promotional exams only with regard to a veteran's first promotion after reinstatement or re-employment with the City from active duty service without exception.  Proof of eligibility and the City's J-204 form must be submitted with application. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Feb 02, 2019
Full Time
THIS POSTING DOES NOT HAVE AN END DATE, AS VACANCIES BECOME AVAILABLE APPLICATIONS WILL BE REVIEWED.   The City of Fort Lauderdale community builders possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers.   Performs entry-level facility maintenance duties, which includes minor repairs of building systems, cleaning restrooms, trash pick-up, etc.   ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS   Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification.   The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position.     Hand weeds, fertilizes, and waters ornamental plant beds; may assist in the installation and maintenance of annual plant beds Operates gas-operated trimming/edging equipment to trim/edge around trees, signs, landscaped beds, etc.; waters and fertilizes lawn areas Operates smaller gas-operated riding lawn mowers and large push mowers to cut grass in parks, medians, and other City-maintained areas and facilities Picks up litter and debris by use of pick sticks, blowers or vacuums; empties trash receptacles Trims and prunes trees, shrubs and bushes from ground level by use of hand tools such as hand clippers and pole saws; loads trucks with trimmings and other debris Paints over graffiti using either roller or brush; and/or removes graffiti via use of proper cleaning materials Maintains and cleans areas using rakes, hoes, shovels, blowers, and related tools and equipment Performs minor maintenance and repair to park furniture and related equipment Operates light trucks and other automotive equipment as needed Performs basic maintenance to tools and equipment Performs related work as required Say "Hello" to the City of Fort Lauderdale and Say "Goodbye" to Your Student Loan! That's right! Under the U.S. Department of Education's Public Service Loan Forgiveness ( PSLF ) program, the remaining balance on your student loan may be forgiven after you have made 120 qualifying monthly payments while working full-time at the City of Fort Lauderdale!  Please visit www.fortlauderdale.gov/PublicServiceLoanForgiveness for more information or to see if you qualify.  This job classification is included within the bargaining unit represented by Teamsters Local Union 769 and therefore is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Teamsters Local Union 769. NOTE :  The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description.       THE REQUIREMENTS:   High School Diploma and some knowledge of manual maintenance work methods, procedures, tools, equipment and tasks. Possess a current and valid State of Florida Class "E" driver's license with an acceptable driving record. May require CDL-B with airbrakes THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: APPLICATIONS WILL BE REVIEWED AND THE HIRING AUTHORITY WILL CONTACT THOSE APPLICANTS WHOSE APPLICATION REFLECTS THE BEST MATCH OF EXPERIENCE FOR THE POSITION.  Per Chapter 295.07 of the Florida Statutes, veteran's preference points will be awarded for promotional exams only with regard to a veteran's first promotion after reinstatement or re-employment with the City from active duty service without exception.  Proof of eligibility and the City's J-204 form must be submitted with application. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Dec 09, 2018
Part Time
THIS POSTING IS FOR PT CUSTODIAN ONLY The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking dynamic and goal-driven employees. Employees that are motivated to take on today's greatest challenges and rewards in the field of local public service. Employees who are passionate about making a difference and achieving our mission: We Build Community, in a fast-paced organization that operates by vision, strategy, and action. Would you fit in? Apply now. This is routine manual work in the cleaning and maintenance of City buildings and facilities. Although the duties of this position place emphasis upon janitorial activities, additional tasks may include minor non-electrical equipment repair and maintenance. Work is performed in accordance with established routines with specific instructions provided on non-routine tasks. The employee may work without close supervision. Work is reviewed by the supervisor based on duties and responsibilities assigned to the employee. NOTE: The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description.   : THIS POSTING DOES NOT HAVE AN END DATE, AS VACANCIES BECOME AVAILABLE APPLICATIONS WILL BE REVIEWED. IF YOU ARE CHOSEN FOR AN INTERVIEW YOU WILL BE NOTIFIED THE REQUIREMENTS: Have some experience in the performance of manual or custodial work, including the use of non mechanized tools and the operation of light power equipment. SPECIAL REQUIREMENT: Certain positions may require possession of a valid State of Florida driver's license. THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: Applications will be reviewed and the hiring authority will contact those applicants whose application reflects the best match of experience for the position. Closing Date/Time: Fri. 03/08/19 2:43 PM Eastern Time
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Dec 09, 2018
Part Time
The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking dynamic and goal-driven employees. Employees that are motivated to take on today's greatest challenges and rewards in the field of local public service. Employees who are passionate about making a difference and achieving our mission: We Build Community, in a fast-paced organization that operates by vision, strategy, and action. Would you fit in? Apply now. The employee in this class is responsible for providing instruction in a specific recreation activity. Work involves preparing samples and written directions, selecting materials and adopting suitable teaching materials to meet individual needs.  Instructors are classified by experience and knowledge. THE REQUIREMENTS: Requirements for the Rec Instructor II - PLAY Licensed After-school Specialty Instructors* (Fitness, Dance, Art, Cooking, Science, Reading, etc.) Have successfully graduated from a standard high school or possess an acceptable G.E.D. from a recognized issuing agency. Experience in organizing and instructing groups in a wide variety of recreation activities for different age groups and interests. Supervises part-time personnel and volunteers when necessary. PLEASE NOTE:  Once hired, licensed after-school personnel will be required to complete additional documentation and forms to ensure County and State compliance. 40 hours Child Care Training and transcripts required Local/FDLE Background Screening Proof of HS Diploma or GED required Pediatric CPR/First Aid - or obtain within 90 days of employment. Experience working in Licensed After-school program preferred. THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: All applicants must complete the attached supplemental worksheet as well as the standard employment application. Applications will be reviewed and the hiring authority will contact those applicants whose application reflects the best match of experience for the position.    Closing Date/Time: Mon. 03/25/19 12:00 AM Eastern Time
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Dec 09, 2018
Part Time
This is specialized recreational work of an instructional nature. Under the supervision of the Recreation Programmer, the Water Aerobics Instructor is responsible for providing effective programming in the area of Water Aerobics Instruction.  The Instructor will conduct water aerobic exercises using delta bells, exercise bands, and a variety of other water fitness equipment.  The Water Aerobics Instructor is also responsible for promoting and supporting the vision and core values of the City of Fort Lauderdale while teaching and interacting with patrons, volunteers, and staff. THE REQUIREMENTS: Possess a valid American Red Cross C.P.R. for the Professional Rescuer and First Aid Certificate.   United States Water Fitness Association Certification or equivalent preferred.   American Red Cross Lifeguard Training Certification or equivalent preferred.   NOTE :  Instructors are classified by experience and knowledge. THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: Applications will be reviewed and the hiring authority will contact those applicants whose application reflects the best match of experience for the position.    Closing Date/Time: Mon. 03/25/19 12:00 AM Eastern Time
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Dec 09, 2018
Part Time
THIS POSTING IS FOR PT CITY-WIDE EVENTS ONLY This is specialized work performed at one of the City's recreational facilities. Duties may vary depending on event and facility assigned. Supervision is limited once the duties and the procedures are learned. Additional duties may include minimal responsibilities regarding supervision of entry level employees.   : AS VACANCIES BECOME AVAILABLE APPLICATIONS WILL BE REVIEWED. IF YOU ARE CHOSEN FOR AN INTERVIEW YOU WILL BE NOTIFIED THE REQUIREMENTS:   Have some experience related to the work assigned. Employees in this class may perform any of the following or related duties. Sells tickets to patrons, takes payment and makes change. Directs the ticket collectors and ushers. Performs security service in and adjacent to the facility. Collects tickets at turnstiles and prevents non-ticketed admissions. Directs patrons to proper seats, restrooms, concession stands, etc. Keeps restroom supplies filled and monitors restrooms during events. Provides first aid to patrons, particpants, and workers. Directs vehicle operators to proper parking areas and may collect parking fees. Cleans facilities during and after the event. Performs related work as required. THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: Applications will be reviewed and the hiring authority will contact those applicants whose application reflects the best match of experience for the position.   Closing Date/Time: Sat. 08/31/19 11:59 PM Eastern Time
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Dec 09, 2018
Part Time
The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking dynamic, experienced and professional dance instructors to teach Ballet, Tap and/or Jazz classes to children, adults and seniors. Instructors are responsible for teaching skills, leading choreography and directing live performances.    THE REQUIREMENTS: Have successfully graduated from a standard high school or possess a G.E.D. from a recognized issuing agency. Experience in organizing and instructing dance groups for school aged children, teens and adults Experience with teaching skills, and planning, teaching and executing a performance Additional Requirements: Evenings and weekends as needed THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: Applications will be reviewed and the hiring authority will contact those applicants whose application reflects the best match of experience for the position.    Closing Date/Time: Fri. 11/29/19 11:59 PM Eastern Time
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Dec 09, 2018
Part Time
The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking dynamic, experienced and professional dance instructors to teach theatre classes to children, adults and seniors. Instructors are responsible for teaching skills, leading choreography and directing live performances.    THE REQUIREMENTS: Have successfully graduated from a standard high school or possess a G.E.D. from a recognized issuing agency. Experience in organizing and instructing dance groups for school aged children and teens Experience with teaching skills, and planning, teaching and executing a performance Additional Requirements: Evenings and weekends as needed THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: Applications will be reviewed and the hiring authority will contact those applicants whose application reflects the best match of experience for the position.    Closing Date/Time: Fri. 11/29/19 11:59 PM Eastern Time
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Dec 09, 2018
Part Time
The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking dynamic, experienced and professional dance instructors to teach visual arts to children, adults and seniors. Instructors are responsible for teaching skills, leading choreography and directing live performances.    THE REQUIREMENTS: Have successfully graduated from a standard high school or possess a G.E.D. from a recognized issuing agency. Experience in organizing and instructing dance groups for school aged children, teens and adults Experience with teaching skills, and planning, teaching and executing a performance Additional Requirements: Evenings and weekends as needed THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: Applications will be reviewed and the hiring authority will contact those applicants whose application reflects the best match of experience for the position.    Closing Date/Time: Fri. 11/29/19 11:59 PM Eastern Time
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Dec 09, 2018
Full Time
The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking dynamic and goal-driven employees.  Employees that are motivated to take on today's greatest challenges and rewards in the field of local public service.  Employees who are passionate about making a difference and achieving our mission:  We Build Community, in a fast-paced organization that operates by vision, strategy, and action.  Would you fit in?  Apply now.     The Building Services Division of the Department of Sustainable Development is seeking a Senior Building Inspector. SALARY RANGE $35.05 - $54.33 Hourly $72,912.68 - $113,009.35 Annually   GENERAL SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale community builders possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers. Inspects new and existing building installations in residential, commercial, and industrial buildings for compliance with the Florida Building Code, High Velocity Hurricane Zone (HVHZ), safety standards, laws and ordinances. Reviews building plans and specifications of proposed building installations in detail for compliance with the Florida Building Code, City Code of Ordinances and other applicable rules and regulations effective in the City prior to the issuance of building permits. Reviews plans, deals with the public and responsible for field assignments as necessary.   ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS   Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification.   The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Inspects new and existing building installations in residential, commercial, and industrial buildings and personal structures for conformance with the building code, safety standards, laws and ordinances Inspects buildings and other structures, land use and land or building development or modification for structural conformance and for conformity with zoning rules and regulations effective in the City Reviews building plans and specifications in detail for conformity with the Florida Building Code, City Code of Ordinances and other applicable rules and regulations effective in the City prior to the issuance of building permits Researches property records and permits history Confers with architects, engineers, general contractors, attorneys, property owners and others regarding plans review, building inspection, building materials and practices and code enforcement matters Inspects alteration and repair jobs; checks roof and foundation connections for building additions Answers inquiries concerning building code requirements Assists planning, organizing and directing a coordinated building inspection program Develops and updates programs, policies, work methods and procedures necessary for the effective and efficient operation of construction inspections Reviews detailed plans and specifications of proposed building construction prior to the issuance of building permits Prepares reports and maintains inspection records of work performed Works under the direction of an administrative superior Performs related work as required This job classification is included within the bargaining unit represented by Teamsters Local Union 769 and therefore is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Teamsters Local Union 769. The City offers a wide variety of benefits to their employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City offers 401(a) participation with a 9% City contribution, no vesting and no employee match!!   Say "Hello" to the City of Fort Lauderdale and Say "Goodbye" to Your Student Loan! That's right! Under the U.S. Department of Education's Public Service Loan Forgiveness ( PSLF ) program, the remaining balance on your student loan may be forgiven after you have made 120 qualifying monthly payments while working full-time at the City of Fort Lauderdale!   Please visit www.fortlauderdale.gov/PublicServiceLoanForgiveness for more information or to see if you qualify. THE REQUIREMENTS: MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS High School Diploma or equivalent.  Additional qualifying work experience may substitute on a year-for-year basis for the required education, at the division manager's discretion. An Architect or an Engineer in the discipline requested and having practiced within the area of High     Velocity Hurricane Zone (HVHZ) for at least three (3) years, or Five (5) years construction experience in the Structural discipline in a supervisory capacity of which at least two (2) hears shall have been within the jurisdiction of the HVHZ code, or Five (5) years construction experience in the Structural discipline and five (5) years as an active State Certified Structural Inspector of which at least two (2) years shall have been within the jurisdiction of the HVHZ code. Also, must possess current BCAIB certification as a structural/building plans examiner with 2 years' experience as a Structural/Building Inspector in the HVHZ. Possess a Florida driver's license with an acceptable driving record, or be able to obtain one by date of hire. Special Requirements:   Essential Employees may be required to work during a declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine who will be required to work.   Non-Essential Employees will not be required to work during a declared emergency but may be required to work in some capacity after the declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine when the employee will be required to work. NOTE:  Required certifications/licenses must be kept current to continue employment in this class. THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: Please note: This position will remain open until enough qualified applications have been received. Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method.  Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify.  All successful applicants may be required to take a medical examination and/or pass a drug screening prior to appointment. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes.  To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form ( J204 ) at time of application. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Feb 10, 2019
Full Time
The City of Fort Lauderdale community builders possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers. Would you fit in?  Click here to apply.   Performs skilled work in the repair and maintenance of water, wastewater, and stormwater system infrastructure, roadway maintenance, and/or other work in connection with water and wastewater systems. Installs and maintains swales in the Rights of Way, cleans city owned stormwater infrastructure, and performs stormwater infrastructure inspections.    ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS   Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification.   The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Acts as a Utilities Crew Leader in the absence of a Utilities Crew Leader in installing and repairing water mains, sewer systems, leaking or cracked sanitary/stormwater sewer lines, new service branches, hydrants and intakes Leads and performs activities such as digging trenches for mains or sewers, excavating for water services and hydrants, and repairing and clearing obstructions in sewers Operates and maintains equipment, machinery, and tools applicable to area of assignment Performs construction related duties, including carpentry, masonry, laying concrete, excavating, site restoration, and tiling, as assigned Maintains cleanliness of work areas; removes debris, as needed Ensures compliance with safety regulations and standard operating procedures Estimates material needs; procures materials, equipment, and supplies, as needed Reads and understands drawings, maps and utilities atlas Uses digital hand-held tools and asset management systems Uses and knowledgeable of Asset Management software and platforms Ensures compliance with safety regulations and standard operating procedures. Performs related work as required   MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS   High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalency and three (3) to five (5) years of experience in the installation, repair and maintenance of the stormwater conveyance systems. Additional qualifying experience or completion of coursework at an accredited college or university in a job related field, may substitute on a year-for-year basis for one year of the required experience or education. Commercial Driver's License (CDL) - Class B with Air Brake  Water Distribution Level 3 license may be required. Special Requirements: Effective January  1,  2019 , Bargaining  Unit  members  employed  as  Senior Utilities Serviceworker ,  and  assigned  to  water  distribution shall possess and maintain a Level 3 or higher water distribution system operator license from the Florida Department of Environmental Protection. Essential Employees may be required to work during a declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine who will be required to work. Non-Essential Employees will not be required to work during a declared emergency but may be required to work in some capacity after the declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine when the employee will be required to work. PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:                 The position involves medium physical demands, such as exerting up to 50 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 lbs. of force frequently, and/or up to 10 lbs. of force constantly to move objects.                                                                                               The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.   PERFORMANCE INDICATORS:   CORE COMPETENCIES   Passion for job :  Maintains a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and self-starting approach to achieve and maintain higher levels of performance.  Lead by example to inspire employee commitment and motivation to ensure that Community Builders (employees) and neighbors (customers) experience the highest level of service and satisfaction.   Commitment to Excellence/Continuous Improvement :   Demonstrates a commitment to quality, takes pride in work, and strives to deliver the best possible results. Upholds the City's Quality Management System (QMS) through provision of consistent quality services that meet the needs and expectations of neighbors (customers) and other interested parties.   Aims to enhance neighbor satisfaction with city services by looking for opportunities to improve performance, generating ideas for improving processes, and thoroughly reviews work. Resilience, determination and innovation are all qualities essential for success.   Job Knowledge: The demonstration of specialized knowledge required to perform the job. Takes initiative in learning and implementing new concepts, technologies, and/or methods.   Customer Service Orientation :   Keeps internal and/or external customer(s) in mind at all times. Strives to proactively address customer concerns and needs.  Assists business partners and neighbors to achieve their work goals via application of their own skills and knowledge; strives to provide consistent customer satisfaction and proactively seek customer feedback.   Personal Credibility: Projects self-control, confidence, and composure while managing emotions, time, energy, and performance.   Results Orientation:   Demonstrates knowledge of what results are important, and focuses resources to achieve them.   Accountability: Takes personal responsibility for outcomes.   Engagement: Care about work assignments and meets expectations for work schedules and accomplishing assignments. Shows commitment to the organization and its goals.   Communication: Speaks, writes, and listens effectively in a variety of circumstances, shares information and ideas with others.   Ethics and Integrity : Degree of trustworthiness and ethical behavior of an individual with consideration for the knowledge one has of the impact and consequences when making a decision or taking action.  All community builders should familiarize themselves with the City's Policy and Standards Manual (PSM) Chapter 6, Section 10, Sub Section 8 (City Employee Code of Ethics).   Teamwork: Works effectively with others to achieve business goals and objectives.  Takes steps to promote cohesiveness, collaboration and synergy with associates throughout the organization. Bridges personal, business and cultural differences to work effectively in team settings.   SPECIFIC COMPETENCIES   Conflict Management: Addressing and resolving conflict constructively by facilitating agreements between two or more parties.   Goal Orientation: Focuses on achieving goals and results; willing to persist in the face of obstacles.   Productivity & Work Quality: Ensures quality of work and work products match organization and department expectations.  Reviews one's own work for completeness and accuracy, seeks information or assistance when needed, and works well with other employees to provide quality work products and seeks to improve processes and practices to enhance quality and productivity.   Safety/Security: Provide a safe, secure and healthy workplace for all employees.  Establish and maintain an effective safety, security-conscious and health program within established safety policies and guidelines.   Work Coordination: Conducting his or herself in a professional manner in the work environment and completing work of acceptable quality and within established timelines.   SUPERVISORY / NON-SUPERVISORY COMPETENCIES   Continuous Learning: The extent to which one is able to independently determine the need for personal and professional growth, appropriately identifies relevant learning opportunities, and willingly participates in such developmental opportunities.   Time Management: Ability to prioritize and organize own actions to achieve targeted objectives.   SUPPLEMENTAL INFORMATION   Established Date: 11/18/2018      Revised Date: November 30, 2018 Management Category: N/A         Classification Level: Advanced FLSA: Non-Exempt                      EEO Code:8 - Service/Maintenance Workers Job Code:  TM124                       Pay Grade: TG06     The City of Fort Lauderdale is AN EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY (EEO) AND AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER .  All applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender (including identity or expression), marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or any other protected classification as defined by applicable law (except as limited by Personnel Rules, Collective Bargaining Agreements, or bona fide occupational qualifications).   In compliance with the Drug-Free Workplace Act of 1988, the City of Fort Lauderdale is committed to providing a safe, quality-oriented and productive work environment consistent with the standards of the community in which it serves. Alcohol and drug abuse poses a threat to the health and safety of City's community builders and to the security of the City's equipment and facilities. For these reasons, the City is committed to the elimination of drug and alcohol use and abuse in the workplace.   Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) protects qualified individuals with disabilities from employment discrimination. Under the ADA, a person has a disability if he has a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits a major life activity.The physical demands described within the job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job . In compliance with the ADA, the City of Fort Lauderdale will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer.   This job description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position.  It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required.  This description is subject to modification as the needs and requirements of the position change. THE REQUIREMENTS: High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalency and three (3) to five (5) years of experience in the installation, repair and maintenance of the stormwater conveyance systems. Additional qualifying experience or completion of coursework at an accredited college or university in a job-related field, may substitute on a year-for-year basis for one year of the required experience or education. Commercial Driver's License (CDL) - Class B with Air Brake  Water Distribution Level 3 license may be required. THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method. Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify. All successful applicants will be required to pass a medical examination, including drug screening , prior to appointment. Open until sufficient applicants have applied. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes. To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form ( J204 ) at time of application. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Feb 05, 2019
Part Time
The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking dynamic and goal-driven employees. Employees that are motivated to take on today's greatest challenges and rewards in the field of local public service. Employees who are passionate about making a difference and achieving our mission: We Build Community, in a fast-paced organization that operates by vision, strategy, and action. Would you fit in? Apply now This is specialized recreational work of an instructional nature. An employee in this class is responsible for providing instruction in a specific recreation activity on a part-time basis. Work also involves preparing samples and written directions, selecting materials, and adopting suitable teaching methods to meet individual needs. Work is performed under the direction of a recreation supervisor, who formulates the general policies, schedules meeting dates, and otherwise assists in seeing that the activity is provided with adequate space and necessary materials and supplies in order that it may attain the desired objectives. The employee is expected to use acquired specialized knowledge in instructing participants in such activities as dancing, music, crafts, tennis, swimming, dramatics, gymnastics and boxing. THE REQUIREMENTS: Have successfully graduated from a standard high school or possess an acceptable G.E.D. from a recognized issuing agency. Experience in organizing and instructing groups in a wide variety of recreation activities for different age groups and interests. Supervises part-time personnel and volunteers when necessary. At Least Six (6) months experience in sports instruction or officiating with a variety of sports such as basketball, soccer, volleyball, golf and flag football PLEASE NOTE:   Candidates must pass a fingerprinting/background screening process prior to employment. NOTE:   Youth sports officials may also keep scorebooks, operate scoreboards and instruct Pee Wee Sports Programs.  Officials are classified by experience and knowledge. THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: All applicants must complete the attached supplemental worksheet as well as the standard employment application. Applications will be reviewed and the hiring authority will contact those applicants whose application reflects the best match of experience for the position.  Effective July 1, 2012: The City of Fort Lauderdale now requires newly hired employees to accept payment by direct deposit. Payment by direct deposit will be a condition of employment and all new hires will be asked to designate where they would like their payroll checks to be directly deposited. Closing Date/Time: Fri. 07/26/19 11:59 PM Eastern Time
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Feb 05, 2019
Part Time
The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking dynamic and goal-driven employees. Employees that are motivated to take on today's greatest challenges and rewards in the field of local public service. Employees who are passionate about making a difference and achieving our mission: We Build Community, in a fast-paced organization that operates by vision, strategy, and action. Would you fit in? Apply now. The employee in this class is responsible for providing instruction in a specific recreation activity. Work involves preparing samples and written directions, selecting materials and adopting suitable teaching materials to meet individual needs.  Instructors are classified by experience and knowledge. THE REQUIREMENTS: Have successfully graduated from a standard high school or possess an acceptable G.E.D. from a recognized issuing agency. Experience in organizing and instructing groups in a wide variety of recreation activities for different age groups and interests. Supervises part-time personnel and volunteers when necessary. At Least Six (6) months experience in sports instruction or officiating with a variety of sports such as basketball, soccer, volleyball, golf and flag football PLEASE NOTE:   Candidates must pass a fingerprinting/background screening process prior to employment. NOTE:   Youth sports officials may also keep scorebooks, operate scoreboards and instruct Pee Wee Sports Programs.  Officials are classified by experience and knowledge. THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: All applicants must complete the attached supplemental worksheet as well as the standard employment application. Applications will be reviewed and the hiring authority will contact those applicants whose application reflects the best match of experience for the position.  Effective July 1, 2012: The City of Fort Lauderdale now requires newly hired employees to accept payment by direct deposit. Payment by direct deposit will be a condition of employment and all new hires will be asked to designate where they would like their payroll checks to be directly deposited. Closing Date/Time: Fri. 07/26/19 11:59 PM Eastern Time
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Feb 05, 2019
Part Time
The employee in this class, under general supervision, is responsible for the organization and personal leadership of a variety of recreation activities in an indoor and/or outdoor recreation center or facility. Under supervision of camp administrators, camp counselors supervise and maintain the safety of campers who range from Kindergarten through 12 th grade. This position supervises and maintains the safety of camp children.   The ideal candidate will have worked with school-aged children.  Excellent interpersonal communication skills, strong organizational and work ethic, and leadership skills. NOTE: Minors (14 to 17 years of age) employed must be given work assignments that are in compliance with the Federal and Florida State Statutes.   THE REQUIREMENTS: Six (6) months experience in sports instruction or officiating with a variety of sports such as basketball, soccer, volleyball, golf and flag football.   NOTE:   Youth sports officials may also keep scorebooks, operate scoreboards and instruct Pee Wee Sports Programs.  Officials are classified by experience and knowledge.   THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: All applicants must complete the attached supplemental worksheet as well as the standard employment application. Applications will be reviewed and the hiring authority will contact those applicants whose application reflects the best match of experience for the position.  Effective July 1, 2012: The City of Fort Lauderdale now requires newly hired employees to accept payment by direct deposit. Payment by direct deposit will be a condition of employment and all new hires will be asked to designate where they would like their payroll checks to be directly deposited. Closing Date/Time: Fri. 07/26/19 11:59 PM Eastern Time
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Jan 30, 2019
Full Time
The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking an GIS Analyst to support the technical needs of the City's existing and expanding GIS asset inventory of water, wastewater and stormwater infrastructure including, but not limited to, performing maintenance and update of GIS data, supporting data conversion from Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) to GIS and GIS to Cityworks®, conducting spatial analysis, map creation, and automating repetitive tasks.    The ideal candidate will work with users to understand GIS hardware, software, and data issues; takes appropriate action to correct problems by performing diagnostics, researching solution to problems, interacting and conferring with vendors to provide solutions.  Would you fit in?   Click here to apply. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS   Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification.   The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Participates in the Citywide administration of the enterprise GIS Conducts studies of City departments and their sub-components to identify and implement added value uses of GIS and other location-based technologies Supports the technical data science and data analytics needs of City departments, particularly those associated with data of a geographic nature Provides GIS-based analysis and reports to City departments Provides GIS mapping services to City departments Create scripts and tools for automating tasks and workflows Provides ongoing software and data support to users of GIS software in City departments, including formal and informal training, and also to include software installation and responding to technical support issues Designs and implements data schemas for the City's enterprise GIS database and for specific GIS solutions Updates data in the City's enterprise GIS database Participates in collaborative efforts to implement map-based solutions with sub-functions that include establishing requirements, formulating project plans, and managing timelines for implementation Designs and implements map-based solutions, many of which may be interactive solutions built using web technologies Implements configurable Esri application and solution templates. Creates and updates Esri web services Operates professional grade GPS equipment and associated software for field data capture, field verification, and field inventory. Trains users in customer departments on the use of professional grade GPS equipment and associated software. Performs related work as required. Special Requirements: Essential Employees may be required to work during a declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine who will be required to work. PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The position involves light physical demands, such as exerting up to 20 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 10 lbs. of force frequently, and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects.   The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.   PERFORMANCE INDICATORS:   CORE COMPETENCIES   Passion for job :  Maintains a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and self-starting approach to achieve and maintain higher levels of performance.  Lead by example to inspire employee commitment and motivation to ensure that Community Builders (employees) and neighbors (customers) experience the highest level of service and satisfaction.   Commitment to Excellence/Continuous Improvement :   Demonstrates a commitment to quality, takes pride in work, and strives to deliver the best possible results. Upholds the City's Quality Management System (QMS) through provision of consistent quality services that meet the needs and expectations of neighbors (customers) and other interested parties.   Aims to enhance neighbor satisfaction with city services by looking for opportunities to improve performance, generating ideas for improving processes, and thoroughly reviews work. Resilience, determination and innovation are all qualities essential for success.   Job Knowledge: The demonstration of specialized knowledge required to perform the job. Takes initiative in learning and implementing new concepts, technologies, and/or methods.   Customer Service Orientation :   Keeps internal and/or external customer(s) in mind at all times. Strives to proactively address customer concerns and needs.  Assists business partners and neighbors to achieve their work goals via application of their own skills and knowledge; strives to provide consistent customer satisfaction and proactively seek customer feedback.   Personal Credibility: Projects self-control, confidence, and composure while managing emotions, time, energy, and performance.   Results Orientation:   Demonstrates knowledge of what results are important, and focuses resources to achieve them.   Accountability: Takes personal responsibility for outcomes.   Engagement: Care about work assignments and meets expectations for work schedules and accomplishing assignments. Shows commitment to the organization and its goals.   Communication: Speaks, writes, and listens effectively in a variety of circumstances, shares information and ideas with others.   Ethics and Integrity : Degree of trustworthiness and ethical behavior of an individual with consideration for the knowledge one has of the impact and consequences when making a decision or taking action.  All community builders should familiarize themselves with the City's Policy and Standards Manual (PSM) Chapter 6, Section 10, Sub Section 8 (City Employee Code of Ethics).   Teamwork: Works effectively with others to achieve business goals and objectives.  Takes steps to promote cohesiveness, collaboration and synergy with associates throughout the organization. Bridges personal, business and cultural differences to work effectively in team settings.     SPECIFIC COMPETENCIES   Agile Learner:   Learns quickly from new experiences and training.   Analytical Thinking: Builds a logical approach to address problems or opportunities or manage the situation at hand by drawing on own knowledge and experience base and calling on other references and resources as necessary.   Attention to Detail: Demonstrates responsibility for, and handles accurately, the details associated with one's work.   Building Collaborative Relationships: Establishes rapport with people easily, develops and maintains a network of contacts that can provide information, help and access to others.   Continuous Learning: The extent to which one is able to independently determine the need for personal and professional growth, appropriately identify relevant learning opportunities, and willingly participate in such developmental opportunities.   Creativity & Innovation: Creating and identifying novel approaches to address challenging strategic, technical or business situations and problems.  It is about coming up with new or different ideas, or adapting ideas from elsewhere in the organization or externally.  It is concerned with moving the organization forward by applying new ideas or old ideas in a new way to generate solutions  and approaches.  At the higher levels it is about thinking laterally and creating new concepts.   Dependability/Quantity of Work: Effectively and reliably accomplishing assignments and fulfilling the position responsibilities with minimal supervision, taking responsibility for personal work tasks.  Produces a regular volume of output processed.   Diagnostic Information Gathering: The ability to identify the information needed to clarify a situation needed to clarify a situation, seek that information from appropriate sources, and uses skillful questioning to draw out the information, when others are reluctant to disclose it.   Initiative: Assertively addresses issues and problems that stand in the way of organizational progress.   Managing Risks The extent to which one independently anticipates and identifies problems, obstacles, and opportunities and takes action to address impediments and capitalize on opportunities to achieve performance targets, while identifying, assessing and managing associated risks   Planning & Organization: Prioritizes and organizes actions, resources, and other people to achieve targeted objectives.   Problem Solving & Decision Making: Analyzing and diagnosing problems to resolve them or minimize their negative consequences. Isolate, defining and seeking solutions to problem areas.  Analyzing problems or procedures, evaluate alternatives, and select best course of action.  Adapt traditional approaches or devising new approaches, concepts, methods, designs, processes, technologies and systems.   Relationship Management : Identifies networks and builds/maintains relationships that are useful in achieving personal and organizational objectives.   Technical Expertise: Applies and improves extensive or in-depth specialized knowledge, skills, and judgment to accomplish a result or to accomplish one's job effectively.   SUPERVISORY / NON-SUPERVISORY COMPETENCIES   Continuous Learning: The extent to which one is able to independently determine the need for personal and professional growth, appropriately identify relevant learning opportunities, and willingly participate in such developmental opportunities.      Time Management: Ability to prioritize and organize own actions to achieve targeted objectives.     SUPPLEMENTAL INFORMATION   Established Date: 11/18/2018     Revised Date: January 16, 2019 Management Category: 4            Classification: Advanced FLSA: Exempt                               EEO Code: 2 - Professional Job Code:  FP011                         Pay Grade: FP09 The City of Fort Lauderdale is AN EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY (EEO) AND AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER .  All applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender (including identity or expression), marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or any other protected classification as defined by applicable law (except as limited by Personnel Rules, Collective Bargaining Agreements, or bona fide occupational qualifications).   In compliance with the Drug-Free Workplace Act of 1988, the City of Fort Lauderdale is committed to providing a safe, quality-oriented and productive work environment consistent with the standards of the community in which it serves. Alcohol and drug abuse poses a threat to the health and safety of City's community builders and to the security of the City's equipment and facilities. For these reasons, the City is committed to the elimination of drug and alcohol use and abuse in the workplace.   Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) protects qualified individuals with disabilities from employment discrimination. Under the ADA, a person has a disability if he has a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits a major life activity.The physical demands described within the job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job . In compliance with the ADA, the City of Fort Lauderdale will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer.   This job description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position.  It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required.  This description is subject to modification as the needs and requirements of the position change.   THE REQUIREMENTS: Have a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in computer science, information processing, geography, engineering, mathematics, urban and regional planning, or a closely related field. Must possess at least two (2) years of work experience in the GIS field to include experience using Esri ArcGIS. Possess or be able to obtain a State of Florida driver's license . Additional qualifying experience or completion of coursework at an accredited college or university in a job-related field, may substitute on a year-for-year basis for one year of the required experience or education. SPECIAL REQUIREMENT: Experience with Cityworks® PREFERENCES: -GIS experience working with utility networks is not necessary but desirable. -Preference will be given to candidates with a high degree of proficiencies in the items listed in the Supplemental Questions as a part of the official application. THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method.  Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes.  To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form ( J204 ). Closing Date/Time: Continuous