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.

46 job(s) at City of Fort Lauderdale

City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States
Jul 24, 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, FL, United States
Jul 25, 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 skilled work of more than average difficulty in lead life guarding at a municipal pool.   An employee in this class is responsible for supervising the efficient and safe operation of a municipal swimming pool for the convenience and enjoyment of patrons. The work involves the prompt response to emergency lifesaving situations and the application of first aid skills; instructing and supervising aquatic programs and courses; and the care and maintenance of all equipment, pool deck, swimming pools and locker room facilities; and reports non-compliance of operating policy and procedure to an immediate supervisor. The employee exercises reasonable initiative and independent judgment in the conduct of pool programs and activities and in response to emergency situations within the limits of established policies and procedures. Unusual or complex problems are referred to a supervisor. Work is evaluated through conferences with the employee, review of operations reports, direct observation and inspection of pool facilities.   NOTE: The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. THE REQUIREMENTS: 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. Applicants with experience in aquatics programming and some supervisory experience or training may be given preference - i.e.  American Red Cross Instructor Trainer certification. 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, and American Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor certificate. 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. 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 II 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: Sun. 03/24/19 4:00 PM Eastern Time
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States
Jul 25, 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, FL, United States
Jul 24, 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.   This is skilled maintenance work of average difficulty in the repair and installation of City irrigation systems. An employee in this class is responsible for inspecting, testing and diagnosing problems, and for repairing the City's irrigation systems to insure they are operating in synchronization with the Citywide grounds maintenance program. Work is performed in an independent manner utilizing initiative, technical knowledge and sound judgment in planning, scheduling and completing systems maintenance and repairs. Work is performed under the direction of a supervisor and is reviewed through timely completion of assigned tasks which includes work orders, projects and emergencies, and observation of results obtained. NOTE: The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. 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 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: Have successfully graduated from a standard high school, trade school or possess an acceptable G.E.D. certificate from a recognized issuing agency. Have at least two (2) years of experience in the installation, repair and maintenance of irrigation systems.  Additional qualifying experience may be substituted on a year-for-year basis for up to three (3) years of the education requirement. Possess a current and valid State of Florida Class "E" License with an acceptable driving record.   PLEASE SUBMIT A COPY OF YOUR HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA OR G.E.D. WITH YOUR 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.  All successful applicants will be required to pass a medical examination, including 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 ). Closing Date/Time:
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States
Jul 14, 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 Building Services Division of the Department of Sustainable Development is seeking a part-time, licensed Building Inspector.  This is a great opportunity for Building Inspectors who wish to have a flexible schedule or perhaps work a second job. This inspection type work is of average difficulty in securing compliance with the City of Fort Lauderdale Ordinances, the Florida Building Code, and other County, State and Federal regulations. An employee in this class is responsible for inspecting 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.  Although employees receive assistance from a superior on new or difficult inspections, most field work is done independently and requires that knowledge of applicable codes, rules and regulations, and construction methods be combined with skill and tact in explaining standards and reasons for compliance to builders, professional engineers, architects and the general public.  Work is subject to periodic checks and inspections, reports are reviewed, and complaints investigated by a supervisor.  The employee may be assigned to the Building Division or the Community Inspections Division of the Building Department. Please Note:   The Building Services Division is seeking a candidate who is currently licensed in the State of Florida as a Building Inspector; This position is part-time and has flexible hours but does not include benefits; This posting will remain open until the position has been filed. THE REQUIREMENTS: Please note: At this time we are seeking candidates who are already licensed as Building Inspectors in the State of Florida with experience in the High Velocity Hurricane Zone (Broward, Miami-Dade, and/or Palm Beach Counties). NOTE - Required certifications must be kept current to continue employment.  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: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States
Jul 14, 2018
Part Time
THIS POSTING IS FOR PT ADMINISTRATIVE POSITIONS ONLY This is specialized work performed at one of the City's 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. : 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 related to the work assigned. Employees in this class may perform any of the following or related duties. General office experience and Microsoft Office skills. This includes calendar management, electronic and hardcopy record keeping, internal and external communications, document/data tracking, composition of memoranda, spreadsheets and all other duties associated with the day to day operation of professional government offices. Be able to communicate clearly, both orally and in writing at all levels of the organization 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 when there is a vacancy.   Closing Date/Time: Wed. 11/07/18 12:00 AM Eastern Time
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States
Apr 27, 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. Responsible for instructing/officiating sports games, ensuring participants' safety and well-being at all times. 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. Criteria/Essential Duties: Ability to introduce and teach the game of Chess through energetic and fun methods Recruit and encourage students to learn the game of chess and improve their skills Plan, coordinate and organize practice and tournaments Prerequisite knowledge/qualifications: Advanced Knowledge and ability to demonstrate all of the basic rules of chess to include how to properly set-up a chess set Ability to teach principals and basic strategy involving the three phases of chess (opening, middle, and end game) Ability to demonstrate all checkmate combinations and techniques of chess Additional requirements: Travel to multiple sites Available Monday-Friday 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM; Evenings and Weekends as needed PLEASE NOTE:   Candidates must pass a fingerprinting/background screening process prior to employment.   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: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States
Aug 01, 2018
Full Time
PLUS RECRUITMENT & RETENTION PAY OF $588.75/MONTH              Salary Range with Recruitment & Retention Pay = $60,999.40 - $79,490.60 Annually   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 inspection work of average difficulty in securing compliance with City ordinances and the South Florida Building Code, and accepted standards governing the installation and operation of mechanical systems and equipment. An employee in this class is responsible for the inspection of a variety of mechanical installations, primarily those involving air conditioning, ventilation and refrigeration systems to assure the standards of quality, material, workmanship and safety as established by City ordinances and the South Florida Building Code.  Employees normally work independently on field inspections,  making decisions requiring the use of technical judgment and discretion, however, they may consult with a higher ranking inspector on the more difficult or unusual cases.  Work is subject to periodic checks and inspections and is reviewed through reports and results attained. 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: 1.  Have graduated from a standard high school or vocational school or possess a G.E.D. certificate from a recognized issuing agency. 2.  Have at least five (5) years supervisory construction experience in the mechanical field, two (2) years of which were within the jurisdiction of the South Florida Building Code. 3.  Possess an acceptable current Master Mechanical Certificate of Competency. 4.  Possess or obtain a provisional certificate as a commercial mechanical inspector from the State of Florida Building Code Administrators and Inspectors Board within forty-five (45) days of appointment and a standard certificate as a commercial mechanical inspector from the above noted board within one (1) year of date of appointment 5. Be eligible to obtain Certification as a Mechanical Inspector from Broward County Board of Rules and Appeals. 6.  Possess or be eligible to obtain a Florida driver's license. NOTE: Required certifications must be kept current to continue employment in this class.   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 Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States
Jul 14, 2018
Full Time
Work involves technical expertise regarding the planning, design, and construction of a wide variety of municipal engineering programs, making recommendations regarding a broad plan of public works improvement projects and priorities; and ensuring the quality and timely completion of engineering analyses and studies.  The employee establishes goals, objectives and work plans for subordinate personnel and ensures that results are achieved, involving development of procedures to ensure effective operations within the division.  Under general direction, the employee performs complex assignments requiring extensive initiative and independent judgment to assure that services are provided with the maximum effective use of personnel and equipment and that engineering functions are accomplished in accordance with accepted engineering standards and in compliance with applicable rules, regulations and laws.  Reviews plans and specifications for City construction contracts and recommends approval or disapproval.  Work is reviewed by the department director in conferences with the employee, through study of reports submitted, and by the degree of achievement of established goals, objectives and work plans. The employee must work effectively with and maintain communications with elected and appointed officials, department directors, representatives of other governmental jurisdictions, private consultants and contractors, subordinate personnel, and the general public, and may act for the director in his absence.  The employee may be required to serve as Engineer of Record on City construction projects, certify and seal plats within the City, make recommendations on the establishment of civil engineering standards, procedures, forms, and regulations, and provide professional and technical engineering advice to the City Commission, City Manager, department heads, and others.  As head of the Engineering Division, recommends, oversees and administers the annual budget for the division, including organization structure and staffing requirements and monitoring expenditures to ensure operations are within approved budget.  Recommends that eligible applicants be hired and, when appropriate, subordinate employees be transferred, suspended, promoted, terminated, reassigned or disciplined; participates in the adjustment of grievances; and acts in a confidential capacity.  
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States
Jun 12, 2018
Full Time
THIS POSITION RECEIVES A RECRUITMENT & RETENTION PAY OF $588.75/MONTH            SALARY RANGE WITH RECRUITMENT & RETENTION PAY = $60,999.40 - $79,490.60 ANNUALLY   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 Department of Sustainable Development's Building Services Division is seeking an Electrical Inspector .  This is inspection work of average difficulty in securing compliance with City ordinances, the Florida Building Code, and accepted standards governing the installation and operation of electrical systems and equipment. An employee in this class is responsible for the inspection of a variety of electrical installations to assure the maintenance of standards of electrical work with regard to quality, material, workmanship and safety, as established by the Florida Building Code, and inspections for conformity with zoning rules and regulations effective in the City.  Employees normally work independently on field inspections, making decisions requiring the use of technical judgment and discretion, however, they may consult with a supervisor on more difficult or unusual cases.  Work is subject to periodic checks and inspections and is reviewed through reports and results attained.  The employee may be assigned to Construction Services or Community Inspections. NOTE:  The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. 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 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.   THE REQUIREMENTS: 1.  Have graduated from a standard high school or vocational school or possess a G.E.D. certificate from a recognized issuing agency. 2.  Have at least five (5) years experience as an electrician in a supervisory capacity, including varied experience in construction and installation work and interpretation of building and wiring plans. 3.  Possess an acceptable current Master Electrician Certificate of Competency. 4.  Must obtain a provisional certificate as a commercial electrical inspector from the State of Florida Building Code Administrators and Inspectors Board within forty-five (45) days of appointment and must obtain a standard certificate as a commercial electrical inspector from the above noted board within one (1) year of date of appointment. 5.  Be eligible to obtain certification as an Electrical Inspector from the Broward County Board of Rules and Appeals. 6.  Possess or be eligible to obtain a Florida driver's license and have an acceptable driving record. NOTE: Required certifications must be kept current to continue employment in this class. 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 ). Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States
Apr 12, 2018
Full Time
    PLEASE READ THE JOB ANNOUNCEMENT FOR APPLICATION SUBMITTAL REQUIREMENTS The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Police Officer.   The Fort Lauderdale Police Department is the largest city in Broward County.  It is a fully accredited Agency committed to building a safe and orderly environment through active partnership with the community in order to achieve the City's mission: We Build Community, in a fast-paced organization that operates by vision, strategy, and action. Join our team and help us build community. Apply now! The City of Fort Lauderdale's Police Officers are responsible for maintaining peace and safety, protecting life and property, and promoting community engagement and trust. Fort Lauderdale Police Officers serve a highly diverse multicultural community.   NOTE : The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. 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 the Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) and therefore is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and the FOP. THE REQUIREMENTS:   MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS FOR POLICE OFFICER (CERTIFIED)   To apply for employment as a Certified Police Officer, you must : 1. Be a United States citizen (U.S. born or naturalized).  2. Have a U.S. high school education, General Education Development (GED) or equivalent, which includes United States Armed Forces Institute (USAFI) tests. Equivalence of Non-U.S. education must be approved by the State of Florida's Criminal Justice Standards and Training Commission ( If a degree was acquired in a country other than the United States, evidence of equivalence from a recognized agency must be provided.)   3. Be at least 21 years of age.  4. Must have completed at least sixty (60) semester credit hours toward an Associate's degree  or higher from an accredited private or public institution that is accepted by the city, with a minimum G.P.A. of at least a 2.0. (Copy of transcript must be provided .)   NOTE: The college semester credit hour requirement may be waived for U.S.  Military personnel who have at least two (2) years of active duty service and an honorable discharge. This requirement may also be waived for certified police officers with two (2) years of police service.   5. Possess a valid Florida driver's license within 30 days of appointment.   6.  Must meet one of the requirements below:     a. Possess a valid Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) Police Officer Certification.         - Must provide copy of certification .       b.    Possess a certification from another Federal or State Law Enforcement Agency and worked as a full-time Police Officer for at least one (1) year (excluding police academy training hours.) - Must provide State certification and academy training curriculum.      c.   Completed an Equivalency of Academy Training program approved by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement. - Must provide copy of certification.        7. Must be able to successfully complete all City of Fort Lauderdale required pre-employment examination requirements.   8. Shall be non-user of tobacco products which include, but may not be limited to cigarettes, e-cigarettes or vapor cigarettes, cigars, pipes, smokeless tobacco of any kind at all times (whether on or off duty).   For more detailed information regarding our requirements,  CLICK HERE   REQUIRED DOCUMENTS FOR SUBMITTING ON-LINE APPLICATION   1. POLICE OFFICER CERTIFICATION (FDLE; FEDERAL OR CURRENT STATE POLICE OFFICER CERTIFICATION WITH COPY OF ACADEMY CURRICULUM) 2. BIRTH CERTIFICATE AND/OR NATURALIZATION PAPERS 3. COLLEGE TRANSCRIPT (OR HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA OR CERTIFICATE OF EQUIVALENT EDUCATION IF APPLICABLE) 4. CURRENT DRIVER'S LICENSE HISTORY 5. PRE-JOB OFFER QUESTIONNAIRE - ( CLICK HERE FOR LINK TO PJQ )         6. DD214 MILITARY RELEASE FORM - MEMBER 4 COPY (if applicable) 7. CITY OF FORT LAUDERDALE VETERAN'S PREFERENCE CLAIM FORM (if applicable)( Form J204 ) *8. BASIC MOTOR SKILLS TEST (BMST) - Physical Agility *9. SWIM TEST  FOR OUT OF STATE APPLICANTS,  Proof of successful completion of  PAT and SWIM is not required with the application, however candidates must successfully complete all of these exams prior to scheduling the oral board interview.     THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: POLICE OFFICER TESTING PROCESS In addition to the minimum requirements, each applicant will be required to successfully complete the following testing requirements: BASIC MOTOR SKILLS TEST (BMST) - Physical Agility SWIM TEST ORAL BOARD INTERVIEW POLYGRAPH EXAMINATION COMPREHENSIVE BACKGROUND CHECK PSYCHOLOGICAL EVALUATION MEDICAL/PHYSICAL EXAMINATION GENERAL INFORMATION FOR POLICE OFFICER APPLICANTS   I.  SALARY Experienced Police Officers will be paid as follows: 1 - 2.9 years of service $60,756.80 annually 3 - 4.9 years of service $63,169.60 annually 5 - 6.9 years of service $65,686.40 annually 7 - 8.9 years of service $68,078.40 annually 9 or more years of service $70,512.00 annually, plus liberal fringe benefits   II. WORKWEEK Average workweek is forty (40) hours with overtime or compensatory time off (at time-and-one-half) for hours in excess of forty (40) hours in a standard workweek. After one (1) year of service with the City, a Police Officer may request preference for shift assignment once each calendar year. Such assignments are based upon departmental seniority and your preference.      III. EQUIPMENT All uniforms and required equipment are furnished by the department with the exception of the service weapon, shoes, handcuffs, and whistle.    IV. BENEFITS   Retirement Police Officers are eligible for normal retirement after twenty (20) years of service computed at three (3%) percent per year up to a maximum of 75%. The retirement plan is supported by the City and is contributory on the part of the employee, who is required to contribute 10  percent (10 %) of his/her (pre-tax) gross salary. Post retirement benefit 3%   Vacation - Sick Leave - Hospitalization Vacation is accrued at a rate of 120.12 hrs. per year; nine (9) paid holidays and three (3) personal holidays per year.   There is also sick leave benefit (with options to convert sick leave to vacation or cash.)   The Union will provide and administer a comprehensive group health and dental plan for all members of the Bargaining Unit.   Tuition Refund After one (1) year of service with the City, a Police Officer may participate in the Tuition Refund program for partial or full reimbursement of tuition for job-related college course work (based on grades). The City of Fort Lauderdale Police Department is one of the finest in the country, and as such, employs the best qualified applicants.  During the examination process, emphasis is placed on a candidate's CHARACTER. Indications of your honesty and integrity begin with the submission of your application. All information provided on your application, and all other forms submitted for processing, must be true, accurate, and without omission, as well as in all other stages of the testing process. This is a critical component of the process in determining if the "Moral Character" of a candidate is appropriate for employment as a Police Officer. We will verify the information through various sources, including an intensive background investigation and a comprehensive polygraph examination.   Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States
Jul 24, 2018
Full Time
The Department of Parks and Recreation ( Cemetery Division ) is seeking energetic qualified promotional candidates to be considered for a fast-paced, dynamic, and rewarding position as the Municipal Maintenance Worker IV (Tree Specialty). This is semi-skilled and/or skilled work in operating equipment in the maintenance of municipal facilities and property and/or supervising and participating in the work in any of a variety of functional areas in the Parks and Recreation Department. An employee in this class may be responsible for one or more of the following:  the operation of heavy beach maintenance equipment; supervising and participating in tree trimming tasks; supervising and participating in tree planting and landscape maintenance; supervising and participating in parks and facilities maintenance and construction; or other parks and recreation functional areas.  Work is distinguished from the Municipal Maintenance Worker III (Parks/Facilities) classification by one or more of the following:  complexity of the equipment operated, leadworker responsibilities, and specialized knowledge of area of assignment.  Work is performed under the supervision of a higher ranking employee and is subject to review by the supervisor. 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: Must have at least one (1) year experience in the preparation and closure of interment sites, monument and marker setting, and cemetery grounds maintenance.  Must have the ability to assist in loading and unloading of supplies, equipment and/or merchandise.  Must be proficient in the operation of the following pieces of equipment utilized in the position:  casket lowering devices, mausoleum lifts, mowers, and small engine power equipment. SPECIAL REQUIREMENT:  Depending on the department and location of the assignment, a current and valid State of Florida Class "B" Commercial Driver's License (CDL) with an airbrake endorsement may be required at the time of hire.  Certain positions may require a State of Florida Class "A" CDL. THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: 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. 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
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States
Jul 24, 2018
Part Time
THIS POSTING IS FOR PT MAINTENANCE POSITIONS 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. This is routine labor and some limited semi-skilled manual work performing a variety of maintenance and related work. Employees in this class perform tasks that do not require a high degree of manipulative skill or previous work experience in order to function effectively.  Work requires strenuous physical outdoor work, often under  unfavorable conditions.  Work is generally performed under the immediate direction of a supervisor; however, many assignments are very routine and repetitive in nature and after learned can be performed without  difficulty under only general supervision.  Work includes the use of hand tools and the operation of trucks and other similar equipment on an as-needed basis.  Work is reviewed while in progress and upon completion.   Part-time/Temporary Positions LOCATION: Parks & Recreation Department : 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: 1.  Possess a current and valid State of Florida Class "E" driver's license with an acceptable driving record.     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: Tue. 07/23/19 12:00 AM Eastern Time
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States
Jul 21, 2018
Full Time
The position of Floodplain Development Review Specialist is eligible for Recruitment and Retention Pay of $937.50 per month. The salary range including Recruitment & Retention Pay is $72,859.60 - $98,256.40.   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 Floodplain Development Review Specialist .  This is a professional position responsible for technical work of more than average difficulty in the review and analysis of plans and specifications to determine compliance with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), City of Fort Lauderdale Building and Zoning Ordinances, the Florida Building Code, and related technical codes, and to assist the Floodplain Manager in administration and coordination of the Community Rating System (CRS). An employee in this class is responsible for reviewing and inspecting a variety of construction projects to determine whether plans, specifications, and materials conform to legally established requirements.  Duties require a majority of the employee's time be spent in an office reviewing plans and dealing with the public, but will also require field assignments when necessary. The employee must exercise considerable independent judgment and must be able to demonstrate the ability to use effective collaboration, communication, and problem-solving skills in a cooperative team environment. Unusual and complex technical problems are reviewed with the Floodplain Manager.  Work is reviewed through periodic conferences, plan review reports and observation of results obtained. This job classification is included within the bargaining unit represented by the 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 the Federation of Public Employees. 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. 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.   THE REQUIREMENTS: 1.  Have graduated from an accredited high school or vocational school or possess a General Educational Development (GED) certificate from a recognized issuing agency. 2.  Possess and maintain Association of State Floodplain Managers Certified Floodplain Manager (CFM) certification. 3. Must have five (5) years of experience as a community floodplain administrator, including two (2) years as a government officer, or be able to demonstrate a combination of experience and training in reviewing development plans and permit applications for compliance with the flood resistant design and construction standards of the NFIP, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) -24 and Florida Building Code including experience  in maintaining records and documents required for a community's participation in the NFIP and CRS.   NOTE: Required certifications must be kept current during employment in this class. 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. This job classification is in Management Category IV for benefits purposes. Note: This position will remain open until a sufficient number of qualified applications have been received. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States
Jul 20, 2018
Full Time
THIS POSTING DOES NOT HAVE AN END DATE, AS VACANCIES BECOME AVAILABLE APPLICATIONS WILL BE REVIEWED. 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 manual or semi-skilled work of more than ordinary difficulty, often involving the use of skills acquired as a Municipal Maintenance Worker I. An employee in this class is responsible for the performance of a wide variety of manual and semi-skilled tasks requiring some acquired skills in the use of hand tools, power tools, trucks and similar automotive equipment.  An employee in this class may operate a municipal parking lot or be responsible for cleaning and maintenance which requires building and grounds maintenance tasks in an assigned area.  Work may include manual labor in the installation and repair of municipal distribution and wastewater systems.  Employees in this class may supervise employees of a lesser rank.  Work is normally performed under supervision of a foreman or higher classified employee who issues written and oral instructions.  Work is reviewed by the immediate supervisor; constant supervision is not necessary for routine and repetitive tasks.   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 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. THE REQUIREMENTS: Have one (1) year experience in street maintenance, landscape maintenance, mechanical maintenance, operation of light power equipment, custodial work, or other appropriate field, related to position assignment, with some supervisory training or lead-worker experience. SPECIAL REQUIREMENT: A current and valid State of Florida  Class "B" Commercial Driver's License (CDL) with an airbrake endorsement  maybe required at the time of hire.  Certain positions may require a State of Florida Class "A" CDL.   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: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States
Jul 14, 2018
Full Time
PLUS RECRUITMENT & RETENTION PAY OF $937.50/MONTH SALARY RANGE WITH RECRUITMENT & RETENTION PAY: $72,214.80 - $93,243.60 ANNUALLY 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 Department of Sustainable Development's Building Services Division is seeking a Plumbing Plans Examiner !  Please review the brochure at: www.fortlauderdale.gov/documents/hr/BSD_recruitment.pdf   for more information. This is responsible technical work of more than average difficulty in the review and analysis of plans and specifications in determining compliance with City ordinances, the Florida Building Code, and accepted standards governing the installation of plumbing systems and equipment. An employee in this class is responsible for inspecting a variety of plumbing blueprints and installations to determine whether plans, specifications, and materials conform to legally established requirements.  Duties usually require that a large majority of the employee's time is spent in an office reviewing plans and dealing with the public, but also requires field assignments as necessary. The employee must exercise considerable independent judgment; however, unusual and complex technical problems are reviewed with a superior.  Work is reviewed through conferences, plan review reports and observation of results obtained.  NOTE:  The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. 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 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. THE REQUIREMENTS: 1.  Have high school diploma or equivalent. 2.  Must have ten (10) years experience as a Plumbing Master or Journeyman, five (5) years of which shall have been in the field within jurisdiction of the Florida Building Code, Broward Edition, including two (2) years as a Plumbing Inspector, or any other appropriate qualification as outlined in the Code. 3.  Possess a current certificate of Competency as a Plumbing Master issued by an agency approved by the Broward County Board of Rules and Appeals. 4.  Possess or be able to obtain certification as a Chief Plumbing Inspector from the Broward County Board of Rules and Appeals. 5.  Possess or be able to obtain a State of Florida driver's license and have an acceptable driving record. NOTE:  Required certifications must be kept current to continue employment in this class. 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, FL, United States
Jul 14, 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. This is advanced technical work in fingerprint identification. An employee in this class applies advanced knowledge and skill in revealing the existence of latent fingerprint evidence, in the positive identification of such evidence and in the subsequent legal presentation of evidence and the articulation of ACE-V methodology in courtroom testimony. The work demands extreme accuracy and requires the exercise of considerable initiative and independent judgment within the limits of established practices and procedures. All identifications are peer reviewed by another fully trained Latent Examiner.  Work is reviewed by an assigned superior in conferences with the employee, by examination of fingerprint materials and files, through reports received from police and legal personnel and through direct observation of work results. 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 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. THE REQUIREMENTS: 1. Have successfully graduated from a standard high school, or possess an acceptable G.E.D. certificate, preferably with college-level course work related to law enforcement. 2.  Have successfully completed a recognized basic and advanced fingerprint classification course. Have successfully completed a recognized Latent Fingerprint Examiner course.  Successful completion of an Advanced Latent Fingerprint School is highly desirable. 3.  Have at least two (2) years work experience in fingerprint identification and classification, and latent fingerprint examination.  Latent Fingerprint Examiner certification is desirable. 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. 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
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States
Jul 14, 2018
Full Time
This position is entitled to a Recruitment and Retention Bonus of $937.50 per month. The salary range including the Recruitment and Retention Bonus is $72,214.80 - $93,243.60 annually. 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 Structural Plans Examiner. This is responsible technical work of more than average difficulty in the review and analysis of plans and specifications to determine compliance with the City of Fort Lauderdale Building and Zoning Ordinances, the Florida Building Code, and related technical codes. An employee in this class is responsible for inspecting a variety of construction blueprints and projects to determine whether plans, specifications, and materials conform to legally established requirements.  Duties usually require a large majority of the employee's time is spent in an office reviewing plans and dealing with the public, but also requires field assignments as necessary. The employee must exercise considerable independent judgment; however, unusual and complex technical problems are reviewed with a superior.  Work is reviewed through conferences, plan review reports and observation of results obtained. 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. 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: 1.  Have graduated from a standard high school or vocational school or possess a G.E.D. certificate from a recognized issuing agency. 2.  Must have ten (10) years experience as a licensed General Contractor (Unlimited), five (5) years of which shall have been construction experience in the Structural discipline within the High Velocity Hurricane Zone, and two (2) years as a structural inspector within the High Velocity Hurricane Zone; - Or - Five (5) years experience as Chief Structural Inspector, Structural Plans Examiner or Structural Inspector; three (3) years of construction experience in the Structural discipline, which shall have  been within the High Velocity Hurricane Zone. 3.  Possess a current Certificate of Competency as a General Contractor issued by an agency approved by the Broward County Board of Rules and Appeals. 4.  Possess or be able to obtain a State of Florida driver's license and have an acceptable driving record. NOTE:  Required certifications must be kept current during employment in this class. THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: NOTE: This posting will remain open until a sufficient number of 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, FL, United States
Jul 14, 2018
Full Time
THIS POSTING DOES NOT HAVE AN END DATE, AS VACANCIES BECOME AVAILABLE APPLICATIONS WILL BE REVIEWED. This is routine labor and some limited semi-skilled manual work performing a variety of maintenance and related work. Employees in this class perform tasks that do not require a high degree of manipulative skill or previous work experience in order to function effectively.  Work requires strenuous physical outdoor work, often under  unfavorable conditions.  Work is generally performed under the immediate direction of a supervisor; however, many assignments are very routine and repetitive in nature and after learned can be performed without  difficulty under only general supervision.  Work includes the use of hand tools and the operation of trucks and other similar equipment on an as-needed basis.  Work is reviewed while in progress and upon completion.   LOCATION: Parks & Recreation Department 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: 1.  Possess a current and valid State of Florida Class "E" driver's license with an acceptable driving record. 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: Thu. 12/27/18 10:00 AM Eastern Time
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States
Jul 14, 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. This is technical work in the operation and maintenance of a large, complex wastewater treatment plant, which includes cryogenic oxygen production, advanced chemical treatment, advanced sludge dewatering facilities, and computer process control. An employee in this class assists the Chief Operator in the proper and efficient operation of a state-of-the-art wastewater treatment plant.  Work is performed in accordance with established procedures and standards.  The employee exercises some independent judgment in the adjustment of treatment plant equipment in order to maintain required quality and production standards.  Instructions are received orally or in writing from the Chief Operator, and the employee works with relative independence in carrying out the instructions.  This classification is differentiated from the Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator I, in the level of technical knowledge, the ability to independently oversee shift operation and maintenance, and the nature of problems that the incumbent is expected to troubleshoot in the absence of the Regional Chief Wastewater Operator.  Work is subject to inspection by the Chief Operator from the results obtained. 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. 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: 1. Have graduated from a standard high school or possession of an acceptable G.E.D. certificate.      2. Have at least three (3) years of experience in the operation of a wastewater treatment plant, preferably as a Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator I. 3. Possess a valid Florida driver's license with an acceptable driving record. 4. Possess a State of Florida Class "B" Wastewater Operator's license.    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.   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 ( form J204 ). Closing Date/Time: Continuous