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.

54 job(s) at City of Fort Lauderdale

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, Florida, United States
Oct 11, 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, Florida, United States
Sep 27, 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, diversified, journey-level work of more than average difficulty in the installation, maintenance, repair and replacement of electrical, electronic, or  Instrumentation and Control systems and equipment in a large utility operation, including but not limited to motor drives, pressure, level, pH and programmable logic controllers An employee in this class performs assignments requiring the use of standard trade practices in the maintenance and new construction of City facilities.  Work assignments may be accompanied by sketches, blueprints, schematics or diagrams.  Work is subject to inspection while in progress and is checked upon completion. Work in this class differs from lower level classes in that the employee performs highly skilled work in one or more of the electro-technology skill categories:  industrial electricity, Instrumentation and Controls, and electronics. 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 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!!   THE REQUIREMENTS: 1.  Have successfully graduated from an accredited high school or G.E.D. certificate, or trade school, preferably supplemented with trade courses in industrial electricity, electronics or instrumentation. 2.  Possess a minimum five (5) years of experience in industrial electricity, electronics, and/or instrumentation.  Additional qualifying work experience may be substituted for up to two years of the educational requirement on a year-for-year basis. 3.  Must possess a valid Florida driver's license with an acceptable driving record. SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: Some positions may require possession of a valid Broward County Journeyman's Electrician License or equivalent. 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. 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
Jun 28, 2018
Full Time
This position requires the ideal candidate to understand and implement the various ways in which GIS can provide value added benefits throughout the City in general, and the Public Works Department in particular.  This position is a part of the enterprise GIS team, a Division of the Information Technology Services Department.  Work location for this position will primarily be based out of the Public Works Department with visits to other City offices to collaborate with other Public Works and Information Technology staff.  The position will primarily be responsible for the proliferation of GIS in the Public Works Department, which includes water utilities operation, sewer utilities operation, stormwater utilities operation, engineering, sanitation, and sustainability.  The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description.  Some specific duties are highlighted as follows: -Perform continuous assessments of GIS needs in the Public Works Department. -Make recommendations on how GIS and related technologies can be used to facilitate improvements in the quality of work and efficiency in the Public Works Department. -Implement customer-facing GIS technology, including Esri application templates. -Participate in implementing, and possibly administering, the Cityworks asset management system for water, sewer, and stormwater utilities. -Fulfill requests for spatial analysis, mapping, and report generation using the ArcGIS suite of products. -Perform data analytics and mining of GIS and relational data. -Update and quality check data primarily depicting aspects of the City's water, sewer, and stormwater utility networks. -Write scripts and configure tools to automate repetitive tasks and facilitate data transfer. -Design, build and modify complex geodatabases. -Provide technical support and consulting to users of Esri's ArcGIS products. -Conduct user training for Esri's ArcGIS products. -May occasionally use survey grade GPS units to field-verify utility asset locations. ABOUT FORT LAUDERDALE GIS: The coastal City of Fort Lauderdale is the largest municipality in Broward County, Florida and is the County seat.  Our forward thinking enterprise GIS program has been recognized by Esri through showcase of our work in their newsletters, brochures, tweets, and presentation on the main stage of their International User Conference in San Diego.  Our work has also been published by the International City/County Management Association. NOTE :  The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. This position will remain open until a sufficient number of qualifying applications have been received. 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. BENEFIT HIGHLIGHTS: -Management Category V job classification for benefits purposes. -Generous vacation time with four (4) additional management vacation days annually - prorated upon your hire date, and a monthly expense allowance of $80.00 per month. -401(a) participation with 9% City contribution, no vesting requirement, 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: 1. 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. 2. Have at least two (2) years of work experience in the GIS field to include experience using Esri's ArcGIS suite of products.  An appropriate Master's degree may substitute for one (1) year of experience. SPECIAL REQUIREMENT: An in-depth pre-employment background check, including a polygraph exam, will be conducted as part of the selection process as this position is deemed security-sensitive. Felony convictions, convictions of crimes of moral turpitude, or convictions of misdemeanors related to job duties may disqualify you from being considered for this position.  It is your responsibility to provide at time of application, an official disposition of all charges of which you were found guilty, had adjudication withheld, or pled no contest. 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
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Apr 06, 2018
Part Time
THIS POSTING IS FOR PT POOL MAINTENANCE WORKER 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 manual and semi-skilled work of average difficulty in the maintenance of City-operated swimming pools. An employee in this class is responsible for the performance of a wide variety of manual and semi-skilled tasks requiring some ability in the use of hand tools, power tools, SCUBA and mechanical equipment.  Work may include manual labor in the off-loading of supply trucks, moving of pool deck equipment, including diving boards, lifeguard chairs, pool covers and lane lines.  An employee in this class may be responsible for building and grounds maintenance in an assigned area.  Work is normally performed under the general supervision of a 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. THE REQUIREMENTS: Have one (1) year paid experience in the maintenance or operation of a commercial aquatic facility. Have current basic SCUBA certification. Possess a valid Commercial Pool Operator's Certificate and a valid American Red Cross C.P.R. card, or be able to obtain within one (1) year from date of appointment. Preference:   A current CPO license is preferable at the time of hire.   THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: 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 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
Sep 20, 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
Sep 11, 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 journeyman level welding work of average difficulty in the design, layout and fabrication of metal parts, tools and equipment.   An employee in this class is responsible for performing a wide variety of skilled tasks. The employee designs and/or improves upon designs of fabricated metal structures and products, such as hoist beams and supports; machinery pump mountings; structural walkways and columns.   The employee lays out work; operates machines and various types of welding equipment in the cutting, shaping and assembly of new parts and components; and repairs or improves old parts or components; and repairs or improves old parts or components by dismantling, straightening, and reshaping parts, by welding broken parts, or by adding weld metal to damaged or worn parts.   The incumbent works with considerable independence due to the specialized nature of this work. Work is checked by a superior for the quality of results achieved and the efficient use of materials.   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: Have successfully graduated from a standard high school, or possess an acceptable G.E.D. certificate, including/or completion of welding trade school. Possess a minimum of five (5) years responsible paid work experience at the journeyman level in the design, lay out, fabrication, assembly and welding of metal structures, mechanical equipment and sheet metal. Possess or be able to obtain the appropriate classification of a Florida Driver's License and have an acceptable driving record.   THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: ALL APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE A STANDARD EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION AND SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE. Depending on the number of applications 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 of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify. Successful applicants may be required to take a medical examination and/or pass a  drug screening prior to appointment. NOTE:   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 J-204 form must be submitted with application. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Aug 21, 2018
Full Time
Fort Lauderdale is a city on Florida's southeastern coast, known for its beaches and boating canals. Fort Lauderdale is the largest of Broward County's 31 municipalities and one of the ten largest cities in Florida. Embraced by the Atlantic Ocean, New River and a myriad of scenic inland waterways, Fort Lauderdale truly lives up to its designation as the "Venice of America." Fort Lauderdale also offers an outstanding quality of life, highlighted by a semi-tropical climate, rich natural beauty and array of cultural, entertainment and educational amenities. Blessed with over 3,000 hours of sunshine each year and pleasant year-round ocean breezes, world-famous Fort Lauderdale Beach offers premier opportunities for recreation, relaxation and enjoyment. Fort Lauderdale is a great place to work, live and raise a family, and the City looks forward to continuing to build upon its success to meet the challenges of the 21st Century and beyond. The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking a motivated self-starter to provide strategic leadership as our Deputy Director of Public Works.The ideal candidate will be enthused about taking on today's greatest challenges and rewards in the field of local public service. Individuals 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?  Click here to apply   Under the direction of the Public Works Director, this position is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Public Works Department.  The Deputy Director performs the duties of the Public Works Director in the absence of the Director.   The Public Works Department has an annual operating budget of $105 million (the largest of any City department) and over 468 employees that perform a wide variety of jobs/functions. The Public Works Department consists of the following Divisions: Utilities, Engineering, Sustainability, and Strategic Support (Administration). This position requires interaction with all divisions in the department as well as all other City departments. The position is responsible for planning, managing, and supervising the activities and operations for the administrative side of Public Works Department and heads major initiatives including: Policy development; Strategic planning; Organizational development and succession planning; Recruitment, selection, training, evaluating and motivating personnel; and department-level administration of labor agreements; Designing, administering, and managing Capital Projects; Participating in the development and administration of the Public Works Department's annual budget; Overseeing forecasting of funds required for staffing, equipment, materials, and supplies; Serving on panels, boards, or committees; Interacting with all divisions and other Departments in the City; and Preparing and making presentations at Commission Meetings. NOTE:   This is a Non-Classified position.  This job classification is in Management Category I for benefit purposes. The City offers an excellent Management Benefits program that includes:  Car Allowance Management Days Additional Vacation Leave THE REQUIREMENTS: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's Degree in civil engineering, construction management, public administration or related field. A Master's Degree in any of the above disciplines is preferred. Qualified applicants must have increasingly responsible experience in directing and assisting a large public works department with at least 5 years of administrative and supervisory responsibility. THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY:  Persons selected to fill non-classified positions are appointed by the City Manager and are not subject to the provisions of the Civil Service Rules or any collecting bargaining agreement.      NOTE:   First screening of applications will start on September 17, 2018. 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 J-204 form must be submitted with application.   Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 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, Florida, United States
Jul 25, 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
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: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 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, Florida, United States
Jul 14, 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
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, Florida, 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 skilled and supervisory work of average difficulty in the installation, maintenance and repair of the City's water distribution and wastewater collection system. An employee in this class supervises and participates in a variety of semi-skilled and skilled tasks in locating, installing, maintaining and repairing sanitary sewers, water mains and other specialized tasks requiring knowledge of water distribution and wastewater collection systems, plumbing and pipe fitting practices.  The employee supervises and participates in such activities as installing meters, installing and repairing fire hydrants, locating and repairing leaks in water lines and sanitary sewer lines, internal repair of sanitary sewer lines, laying pipe, laying, cleaning and repairing connecting sanitary sewer laterals, and operating heavy equipment incidental to these tasks. Work assignments are usually received in the form of specific work orders, but most work is performed independently under general supervision, with periodic inspections of completed work and review of reports. Supervision is exercised over one or more moderate sized crews of semi-skilled and unskilled employees, using reasonable initiative and independent judgment. 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. 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 REQUIREMENTS: Have successfully graduated from a standard high school or trade school, or possess an acceptable G.E.D. certificate. Have two (2) years' experience in the installation, repair and maintenance of water distribution and/or sanitary sewer lines and related services, including plumbing and pipe fitting experience, asphalt maintenance experience and right-of-way maintenance experience. Additional qualifying work experience may be substituted on a one-year-for-one-year basis for up to two years of educational requirement. Possess a valid Florida CDL license appropriate for position with an acceptable driving record. Be able to demonstrate proficiency in the operation of appropriate equipment. Employees hired, promoted or demoted into this class may be required to possess a State of Florida Department of Environmental Protection Level 3 or higher license as a water distribution system operator in compliance with Chapter 62-602 of the Florida Administrative Code and all revisions thereof at the time of appointment. Employees required to be licensed must maintain an active Level 3 or higher license for continuing 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 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
Oct 20, 2018
Full Time
The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking dynamic and goal-driven employees in the Cemetery Division .  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 clerical work of more than average difficulty that may involve extensive personal and telephone contacts with customers.   Employees in this class perform duties requiring detailed, technical knowledge of a specific work area. Work may require the operation of a computer and other standard office equipment. Most positions in this class require extensive public contact, explaining policies and procedures involved in the work area, assisting and directing employees and the public, and responding to unusual situations requiring the exercise of considerable initiative and independent judgment. Employees in this class may supervise others and may be required to act independently in making decisions and taking action without immediate supervision. Work is reviewed by an assigned supervisor through observation of work while in progress, in conferences with the employee, examination of work products, and reports from citizens and other employees. NOTE:   The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. NOTE: Preference will be given to candidates who have experience working with municipal cemeteries and experience with contracts in regards to interments, merchandise or service for municipal cemeteries. 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.     High School Diploma or equivalent. 2.     Have two (2) years general office experience, preferably including experience in typing, computer operations and use of other office equipment.   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: Wed. 10/24/18 11:59 PM Eastern Time
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Oct 05, 2018
Full Time
The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking dynamic and goal-driven employees.  Employees who 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! Special instructions to apply are described in the last section below: "THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY". Senior Financial Management Analysts work in the Division of Budget/CIP (Community Investment Plan) and Grants in the City Manager's Office.  They serve as fiscal and management consultants to departments and as staff advisors to the City Manager's Office. Analysts are assigned specific City departments and are responsible for coordinating and developing recommendations for resource allocation activities and issues throughout the year. Work performed includes budget monitoring, forecasting, and operational analysis. Employees in this class conduct in-depth administrative and operational studies; develop and perform statistical and research studies; advise departments regarding budget issues, draft policies and procedures, assist in the maintenance of proper budgetary controls; prepare special financial and budget reports; and participate in a wide variety of related complex special assignments and projects.  Work requires close attention to detail and a high level of analytical ability in order to provide input in the formulation of the City's budget. Employees must be proficient in the use of appropriate computer programs, have expert level proficiency in the use of Excel and other spreadsheet programs, and have the ability to analyze financial and other data.   NOTE:  This position is an At-will position and not subject to Civil Service Rules or any collective bargaining agreement. Applications must be submitted via special instructions below (not through NeoGov). This position will remain open until a sufficient number of qualified applications have been received. 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 in Management Category IV for benefits purposes. THE REQUIREMENTS: 1. Possess a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in accounting, finance, statistics, economics, business or public administration, or other appropriate field.  2. Possess at least two (2) years of responsible professional experience in budgeting, accounting, auditing, or performing related fiscal or management analysis work.  Additional qualifying experience may be substituted on a year-for-year basis for the required college education. PREFERENCES: Related financial government experience. Relevant Master's degree. Considerable knowledge of the principles, practices, rules, regulations and procedures of budget preparation, analysis, monitoring and reporting. Considerable knowledge of the principles of management analysis, benchmarking and best practices. Considerable knowledge of local governmental operating and capital budgets and accounting principles, practices, standards, records and procedures. Knowledge of the principles and practices of management and public administration, including managerial efficiency concepts. Knowledge of practical research techniques and of the sources and availability of current information. Ability to analyze and monitor complex departmental operating and capital funds including revenue and expenditure forecasts, from initial budget submission and development to year-end closeout. Ability to communicate in a clear and concise manner and to persuasively support recommendations, both orally and in writing. Ability to work independently, in a creative and innovative environment, and to be willing to explore and advocate for change and/or alternative service delivery approaches. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with department officials, City employees, and the general public. Expert level proficiency in Microsoft Excel and Office Suite.   THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: Submit cover letter and resume only, not the standard City of Fort Lauderdale employment application, to: Charmaine Crawford, Administrative Assistant II Budget/CIP and Grants Division 101 NE 3rd Avenue, Suite 1400 Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301 ccrawford@fortlauderdale.gov Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Oct 02, 2018
Full Time
Fort Lauderdale is the largest of Broward County's 31 municipalities and one of the ten largest cities in Florida. Embraced by the Atlantic Ocean, New River and a myriad of scenic inland waterways, Fort Lauderdale truly lives up to its designation as the "Venice of America." In addition, Fort Lauderdale is a great place to work, live and raise a family, and the City looks forward to continuing to build upon its success to meet the challenges of the 21st Century and beyond. The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking engineers to oversee engineering assignments in one or more specialized areas of transportation and utilities systems and programs . Professionals that are motivated to take on today's greatest challenges and rewards in the field of engineering in local public service.  Professionals 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?  Click here to apply . This is professional and administrative work of more than average difficulty managing and inspecting municipal transportation or utility operations for public works construction projects within the City. Distinguishing Features of the Class Employees in this class authorize and monitor the construction of complex municipal transportation engineering or utilities projects. This class is distinguished from the Project Manager I by the larger scope and complexity of assigned projects, the additional experience and licensing requirements, and the level of independent decision-making required. Employees in this class review, authorize and monitor the engineering design and construction of complex development and municipal engineering, transportation or utilities projects with a specific focus on water, wastewater and stormwater improvement projects and city-wide master planning/modeling. The employee in this class may supervise subordinate professional and paraprofessional staff and inspectors.   Illustrative Examples of Work Work requires advanced project management skills and the ability to effectively negotiate with outside consultants and contractors.  A major emphasis is monitoring and directing the work of engineering, architectural and utilities consultants and contractors engaged in the design, permitting and construction of a wide variety of City infrastructure, including streets, sidewalks, right-of-way improvements, and Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport projects, bridges, seawalls and related facilities. Responsibilities include the management, via construction teams, of numerous projects simultaneously in various stages of development including planning, consultant selection, design, construction management, inspection and warranty administration.   Knowledge of and experience with various engineering standards, permitting agencies,  modeling software and engineering design and construction methods are essential requirements. Perform a broad range of work assignments requiring the exercise of considerable initiative and independent judgment in assuring that activities meet high standards of service, are performed with the maximum effective use of resources, and that work is accomplished in accordance with accepted technical standards and in compliance with applicable rules, regulations and laws.   Work is reviewed by a Senior Project Manager via conferences with the employee, through study of reports submitted, by direct observation and by the degree of achievement of established goals, objectives, timeliness of project completion, and work plans. 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. NOTE:   The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. This job classification is in Management Category IV; this classification qualifies for additional benefits such as:  Expense Allowance Employer Paid Dental Benefits Management Days in addition to Vacation and Sick time   THE REQUIREMENTS: 1. Have graduated from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, Project Management, or other appropriate technical field. 2. Have at least four (4) years of progressively responsible post-graduate experience in one or more of the following areas: planning, design and construction of public works projects; planning, design and construction of utility projects; planning, design and construction of private development projects; or other closely related project or construction experience. Additional qualifying work experience may be substituted for the required college education on a year-for-year basis. 3. Possession of a current license as a registered Professional Engineer (PE)  4. Possession of a current license as a General Contractor or certification as a Project Management Professional (PMP) is preferred. * Please attach copies of your college degree(s) and applicable registration(s) and/or certification(s). THE EXAMINATION AND HOW TO APPLY: Depending on the number of applications and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests:  Evaluation of Training & 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 ). This job classification is in Management Category IV for benefit purposes. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Sep 26, 2018
Full Time
The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking an Industrial Electrician. The individual will be an independent thinker and be goal-driven to take on today's greatest challenges and rewards in the field of local public service. An Individual that is 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?  Click here to apply . This is skilled, journeyman level work in the installation, maintenance and repair of industrial electrical systems and equipment. Distinguishing Features of the Class An employee in this class performs assignments of average difficulty requiring the application of electrical trade skills in the installation, maintenance and repair of electrical wiring systems, lighting equipment, motors, industrial motor control systems, generators, transformers, and other electrical systems and equipment.  Work assignments may be oral or written and may be accompanied by sketches, blueprints, schematics or electrical diagrams.  Work is inspected while in progress and/or upon completion for compliance with specifications and standards. Illustrative Examples of Work Performs electrical work in new construction, maintenance and repair in Utilities treatment plants and facilities. Installs, maintains, modifies, and repairs electrical systems, motor control systems, fixtures, and equipment including power appliances, motors, generators, conduit, switch gears, switches, relays, control boxes, transformers, lighting fixtures, street lights, new services, and other electrical systems and equipment. Tests electrical systems and equipment, detects causes of electrical failures and malfunctions, replaces and/or repairs components. Insures compliance of electrical systems and equipment with applicable codes. Calculates line loading leads to determine wire and equipment size and capacity. Prepares sketches for electrical layouts and installation.   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 successfully graduated from a standard high school or possess an acceptable G.E.D. certificate. 2.  Have at least four (4) years experienced as an electrician in new construction and/or maintenance work, preferably in industrial electrical work. 3.  Additional qualifying work experience may be substituted on a year-for-year basis for up to two (2) years of the educational requirement. 4.  Have a Journeyman Electrician Certificate issued by the Broward County Central Examining Board. 5.  Have a valid Florida driver's license with an acceptable driving record. PLEASE SUBMIT A COPY OF JOURNEYMAN'S ELECTRICIAN CERTIFICATE WITH THE 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 & 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  J-204 . Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Sep 20, 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 responsible skilled and supervisory work of more than average difficulty in the planning, installation, maintenance, alteration, and repair of City irrigation systems. An employee in this class is responsible for the efficient operation and maintenance of all City irrigation systems in coordination with the Citywide Grounds Maintenance Program.  Under general supervision, work is performed in an independent manner utilizing initiative and sound judgment in planning and scheduling. Work is reviewed by a supervisor through reports and conferences and through direct observation of work results obtained. NOTE: The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City of Fort Lauderdale 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 trade school or possess an acceptable G.E.D. certificate.  Successful completion of classes at an irrigation trade school is desirable. 2.  Five (5) years of progressive experience in irrigation design, installation, maintenance and repair work with some supervisory experience. 3.  Possess a County or State plumbing or irrigation license. Possession of an Irrigation Association Certification or a Backflow Prevention Technician Certificate is desirable. 4.  Possess a valid State of Florida driver's license with an acceptable driving record. Closing Date/Time: Continuous