City of Taylor

Welcome to Taylor, MI, the capital of the Downriver Detroit area and the "Center of Opportunity." Explore Taylor is the City's newest website where we hope to help connect residents of the community with local businesses, educational institutions, organizations, and entertainment.

We house a complete cross-section of available housing, from new, high-end subdivisions and golf course living, to starter homes in beautiful, affordable safe neighborhoods. A bustling community of over 60,000 residents, we are perfectly located, just minutes away from important freeways and main arteries, Detroit Metropolitan Airport, Downtown Detroit and even Ontario, Canada. 

Taylor is a business hub that includes multiple industrial parks and cutting-edge corporations, recent economic upswings have created great "place making" opportunities throughout our wonderful community, paced by the "Eureka Way!" retail and entertainment corridor, one of Michigan's most sought-after investment addresses. The corridor is home to one of the Detroit area's finest suburban malls, Southland Center, along with a new, high-tech movie theater, new restaurants and retailers. Coming in 2017 is the all-new Trader's Point, anchored by Menards, which will include more new large and small retailers on an 80-plus-acre site. A new La-Z-Boy location is locating right across the street, adding to the excitement that has brought brands like Cinemark, Primanti Bros, Famous Dave's, Panera and many others together along Eureka Way!

Taylor is a great place to live and work, or just visit. We are "Taylor-made" for you. Our community not only boasts comfortable neighborhoods, but also outstanding golf, parks and recreation and outstanding educational opportunities. This combination allows Taylor's residents and/or visitors to live, work, shop and play, within a convenient 24 square miles.

Welcome again to Explore Taylor, and enjoy yourself in our beautiful community.

25 job(s) at City of Taylor

City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Jun 14, 2019
Seasonal
Description The Golf Ranger & Starter position works closely with the golf course guests on a daily basis. This position is essential in helping to provide a pleasant experience to the guests of our facilities. Employees may be assigned other duties as determined by management. Essential duties will include, but are not limited to: Ranger Greet guests and provide direction Cordially explain golf course policies to guests Emptying trash containers and separating cans and bottles for return Picking up any loose trash from around the property Monitoring and cleaning of on course restrooms Repairing ball marks on the greens Keeping track of the golf course pace of play Filling and cleaning the on course water coolers Set up of on course contests and signs when needed for an event Clean the ranger cart and fill it with gas Starter Greet guests and provide direction Cordially explain golf course policies Check golfers receipts and cart forms before they tee off Monitor the tee box and maintain punctual tee times Monitor the driving range and remove baskets as needed Stock range balls in the starter building Qualifications Must be able to work scheduled shifts that include days, evenings and weekends Basic computer skills needed to use the tee sheet software Ability to ride on a golf course over the length of a shift Must be able to walk 200 yards and stand for periods of time Must be able to lift 50 lbs Must be able to work and communicate cooperatively with employees and customers Must be able to provide a high level of customer service The City of Taylor is an Equal Opportunity Employer
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Jun 14, 2019
Seasonal
Description The Players Assistant works closely with the golf course guests on a daily basis. This position performs a variety of tasks around the facility. Employee may be assigned other duties as determined by management. Essential duties will include, but are not limited to: Greet guests and provide direction Clean golf carts Set up golf carts in the staging area Check golf carts for damage Make sure carts are properly charged Empty trash containers throughout the facility Carry golfers bags and place them on carts for golf outings Complete light janitorial work Sort cans and bottles for deposit return Check the driving range and short game practice area for empty baskets Assist with golf outing and banquet setup Qualifications Ability to follow direction Must be able to stand on your feet for the length of the shift Must be able to work scheduled shifts that include days, evenings and weekends Must be able to lift 50 lbs Must be able to work and communicate cooperatively with employees and customers Must be able to provide a high level of customer service
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Jun 12, 2019
Full Time
General Description : Perform all duties related to the City of Taylor Unidirectional Hydrant Flushing program and Water Department activities. Operate tablet and other electronic equipment provided. Able to read and interpret information pertaining to Hydrant Flushing Program. Perform Valve, Water Main and Hydrant maintenance and replacement, with minimal direction or instruction from Supervisor. Operate dump truck or pickup truck with or without a trailer. Perform hydrant winterizing and maintenance such as greasing, flushing, pumping, panting etc. Will be required to read and interpret utility maps; and electronic GPS information as well as provide required information electronically. Will be required to know the parts and/or materials needed and the procedures used to perform the various tasks for the Hydrant Flushing Program, locating of city utilities and hydrant flushing, valve turning and maintenance tasks. Will be required to complete service orders including a complete description of the work performed, including parts, labor and material used. Will be required to know all applicable safety procedures. Performs routine vehicle and equipment checks and light maintenance such as fluid checks and fills, brake function checks, light checks, etc. Will be required to perform other duties as assigned Will be expected to work emergency overtime. Perform all other work assigned by Supervisor. Requirements : Must have a valid Michigan driver's license throughout length of employment. Prefer candidates that currently hold a Group A CDL with A & N endorsements license, however, candidate may be afforded 120 days to obtain from date of hire. Employment may be terminated if the Group A CDL with A & N endorsements is not obtained within the first 120 calendar days of employment. Benefits upon reaching eligibility dates include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short term disability, vacation days, and sick days. Your application will be reviewed to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will be contacted regarding the next steps in the application process. Thank you for your interest in the City of Taylor. The City of Taylor is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of such factors as race, color, age, sex, national origin, religion, citizenship, handicap, height, weight and marital status. Under the State Persons With Disabilities Act and the Federal Americans With Disabilities Act, an employer has a legal obligation to accommodate an employee's or job applicant's disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the employer. A person with a disability may allege a violation against an employer regarding a failure to accommodate his or her condition under Michigan law only if the person notifies the employer in writing of the need for accommodation within 182 days after the date the person knew or reasonably should have known that an accommodation was needed.
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Jun 12, 2019
Part Time
Building cleaners are responsible for the appearance and cleanliness of the building inside and out. Employees may be assigned other duties as determined by management. Essential duties will include, but are not limited: Cleaning facility bathrooms as well as on course bathrooms Sweeping, vacuuming and mopping of floors Perform trash removal Ability to stand over the length of a shift Must be able to walk 200 yards and stand for periods of time Must be able to lift at least 50 pounds Must be able to work and communicate professionally with employees and guests Clean windows as needed Must be able to finish daily cleaning within time frame of scheduled shift Must be able to work scheduled shifts that include days, evenings and weekends The City of Taylor is an Equal Opportunity Employer
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Jun 05, 2019
Full Time
Essential Job Functions/Public Service Officer: Communicate effectively over law-enforcement radio channels while initiating and responding to radio communications, often under adverse conditions. Communicate verbally and effectively by listening to people and by giving information, directions and commands. Conduct visual and audio monitoring of jail for extended periods of time. Gather information in criminal investigations by interviewing and obtaining the statements of victims, witnesses, suspects and confidential informants. Manage interpersonal conflicts to maintain order. Operate an emergency vehicle during both the day and night, while exercising due care and caution in congested traffic and in unsafe road conditions and environmental conditions such as fog, smoke, rain, ice and snow. Perform law-enforcement functions while working rotating shifts and unanticipated overtime. Perform tasks that require lifting, carrying or dragging people or heavy objects while performing limited law-enforcement functions. Perform searches of persons that involve touching and feeling to detect potential weapons and contraband. Prepare investigative and other reports, including sketches, using appropriate grammar, symbols and mathematical computations. Read and comprehend rules, regulations, policies, procedures and the law for purposes of ensuring appropriate PSO behavior/response and performing activities involving the public. Subdue resisting subjects using hands and feet while employing defensive tactics maneuvers of approved nonlethal weapons. Public Service Officer - Job Description: Dispatch and Teletype System/Law Enforcement Information Network (L.E.I.N.) This is a two-person operation. These work stations are generally manned by a Corporal with a police Cadet assisting. They monitor a four-channel radio system and the business-alarm panel, receive calls from the desk officers, dispatch police units and log the calls/incidents in the complaint log and radio log. They provide ambulance and wrecker calls upon request from field units. They make L.E.I.N. checks for patrol units, enter and cancel "wanted" persons, vehicles and warrants as well as check stolen or recovered property through the system. They sometimes must answer telephone calls from citizens because of an overload on desk officers. Switchboard/Complaint Desk This work station is generally manned by one or more employees, depending on demands or calls coming into the desk. There are times when the duty Lieutenant must delay his other responsibilities to answer telephone calls at the desk. The police PSO assigned to the desk could write complaints at the desk and on very limited basis over the telephone, during peak periods. Complaint copies must also be separated for the various bureaus as directed. Much of a Public Service Officer's time will be taken up in the detention area and caring for prisoners. The booking, printing, mugging, receipt of property and paperwork involved in the intake will be assigned to one of the Public Service Officers from desk/dispatch area. The PSO will be required to maintain inventory of prisoner meals, feed prisoners (a one-hour task for each meal) and see that the cells are properly cleaned. He will make prisoner inspection every hour as required by the department of Corrections. On weekends and holidays he/she is expected to clean lobby, desk and dispatch section. A PSO has many other miscellaneous duties, including fingerprinting for citizenship papers and employment clearances. Traffic Bureau Periodically, a PSO from Records may be assigned to the Traffic Bureau to assist in the following: Compile accident data. Maintain accident/violation spot maps. File accident reports. Research engineering files. Maintain abandoned auto file. Detective Bureau (D.B.) Periodically, a Public Service Officer may be assigned to the Detective Bureau to assist in the following: File complaints, fingerprint cards, post clearance slips on crimes or post D.B. teletypes. Work on D.B. crime status charts or graphs. Photograph and print indexing. Cross check file for intelligence data. Youth Bureau Periodically, a Public Service Officer may be assigned to the Youth Bureau to assist in the following: Recording and filing of case reports. Type appointments to parents and juveniles. Type records of juveniles taken into custody. Disposition of cases. File jacket returns from court. Case clearance slips to Records Bureau. Support Division The Support Division usually has two Public Service Officers assigned; their duties would include: One PSO permanently assigned to property and evidence responsibility. The process of maintaining records, storage and disposition of property and evidence requires very precise control and is best served under the responsibility of one individual. A PSO can be assigned to the afternoon shift to better serve the public and department. This employee will assist in the filing of complaints by sections, traffic citations and other Bureau services; he/she will assist in providing gun registrations, public vehicle operators license applications, vendor license applications. Qualifications Citizen in the United States of America Age at least 18 years of age High School graduate or equivalent (G. E. D.) A valid Michigan Motor Vehicle Operator's or Chauffeur's License Good moral character - traffic and criminal records will be examined Must pass pre-employment process which includes background investigation, psychological exam, and physical. Physically and mentally able, with or without reasonable accommodation, to perform all of the established duties and responsibilities related to the position Ability to successfully complete the basic training curriculum as determined by the Taylor Police department Your application will be reviewed to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will be contacted regarding the next steps in the application process. Thank you for your interest in the City of Taylor. The City of Taylor is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of such factors as race, color, age, sex, national origin, religion, citizenship, handicap, height, weight and marital status. Under the State Persons With Disabilities Act and the Federal Americans With Disabilities Act, an employer has a legal obligation to accommodate an employee's or job applicant's disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the employer. A person with a disability may allege a violation against an employer regarding a failure to accommodate his or her condition under Michigan law only if the person notifies the employer in writing of the need for accommodation within 182 days after the date the person knew or reasonably should have known that an accommodation was needed.
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Jun 05, 2019
Full Time
General Description: Performs repair and maintenance on the water distribution system under limited supervision, including, but not limited to main break repairs; hydrant and valve repairs; flushing of water mains; installation of new water services; repairing of curb stops, etc. Will be required to read and interpret water and sewer maps; to know the parts needed and the procedures used to perform the various repair and maintenance tasks; to complete service orders, including a complete description of the work performed, including parts, labor and material used; to know all applicable safety procedures; to perform routine vehicle and equipment checks and light maintenance, such as fluid checks and fills, brake function checks, light checks, etc. Employees may be assigned other duties by the Department. Employees will be expected to work emergency overtime. Requirements: Must have a valid Michigan driver's license and a valid Group A CDL with A & N endorsements throughout length of employment. Prefer candidates that currently hold a Group A CDL with A & N endorsements license, however, candidate may be afforded 120 days to obtain from date of hire. Employment may be terminated if the Group A CDL with A & N endorsements is not obtained within the 120 days. Benefits upon reaching eligibility dates include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short term disability, vacation days, and sick days. Your application will be reviewed to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will be contacted regarding the next steps in the application process. Thank you for your interest in the City of Taylor. The City of Taylor is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of such factors as race, color, age, sex, national origin, religion, citizenship, handicap, height, weight and marital status. Under the State Persons With Disabilities Act and the Federal Americans With Disabilities Act, an employer has a legal obligation to accommodate an employee's or job applicant's disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the employer. A person with a disability may allege a violation against an employer regarding a failure to accommodate his or her condition under Michigan law only if the person notifies the employer in writing of the need for accommodation within 182 days after the date the person knew or reasonably should have known that an accommodation was needed.
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Jun 05, 2019
Part Time
The Food and Beverage supervisor ensures that the highest level of customer service is provided for banquet events and during the restaurant experience. Employees may be assigned other duties as determined by management. Essential duties will include, but are not limited to: Monitor food and beverage operations on a day to day basis to ensure efficiency and customer satisfaction Develop strategies to achieve financial objectives and monitor cost and budget Supervise, schedule, train and coach staff in their daily duties Monitor food and liquor inventory on a weekly and monthly basis Serve food and drinks to customers if needed Maintain stock at bar Perform the duties of the Food and Beverage Manger if needed Coordinate with event facilitator to ensure quality and satisfaction on special events Qualifications Must be 18 years of age to serve alcohol Must be able to work scheduled shifts that include days, evenings and weekends Possess basic computer skills Ability to stand and carry 25-35 pounds Must be able to walk and stand for periods of time Must be able to work and communicate cooperatively with employees and customers Must possess basic math skills Must be comfortable handling cash and credit transactions Must comply with food safety rules Must follow all state of Michigan alcohol laws TAM certification preferred but may be obtained once hired Must be able to provide a high level of customer service Previous experience as a supervisor is preferred Servesafe certification preferred Your application will be reviewed to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will be contacted regarding the next steps in the application process. Thank you for your interest in the City of Taylor. The City of Taylor is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of such factors as race, color, age, sex, national origin, religion, citizenship, handicap, height, weight and marital status. Under the State Persons With Disabilities Act and the Federal Americans With Disabilities Act, an employer has a legal obligation to accommodate an employee's or job applicant's disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the employer. A person with a disability may allege a violation against an employer regarding a failure to accommodate his or her condition under Michigan law only if the person notifies the employer in writing of the need for accommodation within 182 days after the date the person knew or reasonably should have known that an accommodation was needed.
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Jun 05, 2019
Full Time
GENERAL SUMMARY: Under the general supervision of the City Clerk and/or Deputy Clerk, this position assists the Clerk's Office relative to the administration of all City, County, State and Federal elections held in the City. In addition, this position maintains voter information and history, assists with a variety of election related duties, and acts as a liaison with the Bureau of Elections. Also, performs related work as requested. PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: This position is responsible for assisting with coordinating the planning, organizing and overseeing of all election activities, including but not limited to, verifying signatures on local candidate petitions, ordering election supplies, maintaining and testing of election equipment, and coordinating delivery of equipment to polling locations. Also, performs mandated Election Inspector, including Electronic Poll Book training sessions, and resolves issues with Electronic Poll Books. As well as acts as liaison with the Bureau of Election Help Desk Staff and with State Qualified Voter File (OVF) office, regarding troubleshooting hardware/software problems and performs QVF upgrades and backs-up files. Analyzes election processes and procedures and provides recommendations to improve the process in terms of efficiency and ease of administration. In addition, this position creates, maintains and updates the lists for election inspectors and worker availability and replaces workers who cannot work immediately. Qualifications and educational requirements This position requires knowledge of commonly accepted practices in public relations, customer service, records/project management and general office operations and procedures. Applicant should have extensive knowledge of the Qualified Voter File (QVF) and Michigan State Election Law. Also, proficient knowledge of computers and electronic data management processing including word processing, excel and election software is required. In addition, applicant must have the ability and/or skills to do the following: work varied schedules, with skill to remain focused during interruptions and distractions, establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers, elected officials, supervisors and other City departments, the public and outside companies and agencies. This position requires a High School Diploma. A minimum of 4 years QVF experience and Electronic Poll Book experience is preferred.
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Jun 04, 2019
Seasonal
Cook, plate and garnish menu orders Prep and portion control required Daily, weekly, and monthly routine maintenance of all cooking and food prep areas and equipment, as well as, food and beverage storage facilities, refrigerators and freezers Must follow all health codes and regulations. Qualifications Broiler, grill, fryer, sauté and pantry experience Must be available for evening and weekend shifts Your application will be reviewed to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will be contacted regarding the next steps in the application process. Thank you for your interest in the City of Taylor. The City of Taylor is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Jun 04, 2019
Seasonal
Food servers work closely with the golf course guests on a daily basis. This position provides guests with food and refreshments in the restaurant bar and grille. . Employees may be assigned other duties as determined by management. Essential duties will include, but are not limited to: Serve food and drinks to customers Maintain stock Clean the restaurant and deck area Check customers identification to comply with alcohol laws Qualifications Must be 18 years of age to serve alcohol Must be able to work scheduled shifts that include days, evenings and weekends Basic computer skills needed Awareness of menu ingredients to respond to inquiries regarding food allergies Must be able to walk and stand for long periods of time Must be able to lift at least 25 -35 pounds Must be able to work and communicate cooperatively with employees and customers Must have basic math skills Must be comfortable handling cash and credit transactions Must be comfortable serving alcohol Must comply with food safety rules Must follow all state of Michigan alcohol laws TAM certification preferred but may be obtained once hired Must be able to provide a high level of customer service Your application will be reviewed to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will be contacted regarding the next steps in the application process. Thank you for your interest in the City of Taylor. The City of Taylor is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of such factors as race, color, age, sex, national origin, religion, citizenship, handicap, height, weight and marital status. Under the State Persons With Disabilities Act and the Federal Americans With Disabilities Act, an employer has a legal obligation to accommodate an employee's or job applicant's disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the employer. A person with a disability may allege a violation against an employer regarding a failure to accommodate his or her condition under Michigan law only if the person notifies the employer in writing of the need for accommodation within 182 days after the date the person knew or reasonably should have known that an accommodation was needed.
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Jun 04, 2019
Full Time
General Description: Employees in this class drive non-specialized equipment (i.e., dump trucks, bush hogs, passenger vans, pick-up trucks, etc.) working under general supervision with some degree of independence. Employee may also be assigned other duties as determined by the department. Typical examples of work duties include, but are not limited to: cleaning up debris, driving cold patch, driving back up trucks for street sweepers or cold patch trucks, general hauling and labor for brush and debris removal. Requirements: Must have a valid Michigan driver's license and a valid Group A CDL with A & N endorsements throughout length of employment. Prefer candidates that currently hold a Group A CDL with A & N endorsements license, however, candidate may be afforded 120 days to obtain from date of hire. Employment may be terminated if the Group A CDL with A & N endorsements is not obtained within the 120 days. Benefits upon reaching eligibility dates include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short term disability, vacation days, and sick days. Your application will be reviewed to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will be contacted regarding the next steps in the application process. Thank you for your interest in the City of Taylor. The City of Taylor is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of such factors as race, color, age, sex, national origin, religion, citizenship, handicap, height, weight and marital status. Under the State Persons With Disabilities Act and the Federal Americans With Disabilities Act, an employer has a legal obligation to accommodate an employee's or job applicant's disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the employer. A person with a disability may allege a violation against an employer regarding a failure to accommodate his or her condition under Michigan law only if the person notifies the employer in writing of the need for accommodation within 182 days after the date the person knew or reasonably should have known that an accommodation was needed.
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Jun 04, 2019
Full Time
Essential job functions include but are not limited to: Perform on-site appraisals to determine the value of properties in the City. Update and appraise all new commercial & industrial construction for purposes of determining true cash value and establishing property assessments in compliance with the Michigan General Property Tax Act, as amended. Update and maintain the existing commercial and industrial classes for purposes of determining true cash value and establishing property assessments in compliance with the Michigan General Property Tax Act, as amended. Assist residential appraiser with complex appraisals. Assist in conducting sales ratio studies and applying the results to appropriate property classifications. Assist with the preparation of the real property roll. Canvass the City annually for new and closed personal property accounts. Develop personal property tracking program. Process Personal Property Forms and prepare the personal property roll. Explain assessing practices and procedures to the public as requested. Responsible for Michigan Tax Tribunal commercial and industrial appeals. Must be able to work closely with attorney and assessor in resolution of appeal or preparation for trial if needed. Responsible for all special assessment rolls and Specific Act Properties. Assist with March, July and December Boards of Review. Salary commensurate with experience, education, and whether part-time or full-time status May be assigned additional duties that are necessary in the completion of the assessment cycle. Qualifications Job Related Skills: Thorough knowledge of the principles and practices of appraising real and personal property in accordance with the GPTA. Skill in basic math procedures, and making determinations based on sound appraisal standards. Ability to perform visual inspections, take measurements and determine the value of real and personal property, both new and existing structures. Ability to communicate orally and in writing and to act in a diplomatic manner when dealing with stressful situations. Ability to prioritize his/her work load and meet established deadlines. Must be familiar with BS&A software, APEX sketching software, Excel and Word, along with the City's GIS program. Interpersonal Skills: Energetic High sense of integrity and ethics Punctual, reliable and dependable Trustworthy Desire for continuous improvement Ability to accept and suggest constructive ideas Goal and deadline oriented Ability to adapt to change Detail oriented Service focus Team-oriented Possess the desire to uphold integrity of the City of Taylor Responsible Education and Experience Required: High School Diploma required 2-5 years of experience in assessment administration MAAO (4) Certification Salary and Benefits: Annual Salary based on experience Benefits include medical, dental, vision, paid-time off, participation in a defined contribution plan, life insurance. HOW TO APPLY: Complete an online application at www.cityoftaylor.com/jobs . Your application will be reviewed to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will be contacted regarding the next steps in the application process. The City of Taylor is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of such factors as race, color, age, sex, national origin, religion, citizenship, handicap, height, weight and marital status. Under the State Persons With Disabilities Act and the Federal Americans With Disabilities Act, an employer has a legal obligation to accommodate an employee's or job applicant's disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the employer. A person with a disability may allege a violation against an employer regarding a failure to accommodate his or her condition under Michigan law only if the person notifies the employer in writing of the need for accommodation within 182 days after the date the person knew or reasonably should have known that an accommodation was needed.
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Jun 04, 2019
Full Time
Nature of work : (Employee may be assigned other duties as determined by the department.) To perform animal warden duties, housing code inspections on single-family and multiple-family dwellings to ensure compliance with relative Michigan Building Codes and be responsible for enforcing the City of Taylors ordinances regarding property maintenance. Employee will work under the general direction of the Department Supervisor. Typical Examples of Work : Perform animal warden duties. Perform re-occupancy inspections and code compliance inspections on single-family and multiple-family dwellings primarily in the Rental Division of the Building Department. Insure that all necessary permits have been secured for the repair or correction of code violations. Follow-up inspections to assure compliance, interpret codes to the general public. Investigate and resolve citizen complaints. Perform visual inspection of exterior property pertaining to property maintenance, issue violations and/or appearance tickets to resolve complaints. Work closely with other departments toward eliminating violations and work closely with prosecuting attorney regarding resolution of tickets, warrants, dismissals and plea agreements. Prepare, present and appear in court as required for violation of ordinances as needed. Hours of work are Tuesday through Saturday from 8:00-4:00 p.m. Must be available for emrgency overtime. This is a full-time position with benefits: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability, defined contribution plan, paid time off, residency bonus. Qualifications Graduation from high school or GED. Certificate of Training of Euthanasia and Animal Control Officer must be obtained within 6 months of transfer to the Animal Shelter. Must be available to work Emergency Overtime as required. Valid driver license throughout length of employment; ability to read and interpret city codes and ordinances; able to represent the City in court related issues; ability to interact effectively with business and property owners; physical condition adequate to perform work (must be able to lift 60 lbs), and general knowledge of building construction; must be able to achieve daily productivity standards for ordinance enforcement as set by the Director or designee. Your application will be reviewed to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will be contacted regarding the next steps in the application process. Thank you for your interest in the City of Taylor. The City of Taylor is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Jun 04, 2019
Seasonal
The City is seeking candidates for temporary positions to perform grass cutting and various related entry level labor duties as assigned. Candidates must be able to operate a riding mower and be at least 18 years of age and possess a valid driver's license. Candidates need to be available Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Upon satisfactory completion of thirty days of employment, hourly rate may be increased to $12.00 an hour. Your application will be reviewed to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will be contacted regarding the next steps in the application process. Thank you for your interest in the City of Taylor. The City of Taylor is an Equal Opportunity Employer
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Jun 04, 2019
Seasonal
The City is seeking candidates for seasonal positions to perform entry level labor duties as assigned in various city buildings and city parks. Some examples of entry level work include but is not limited to grass cutting , weed whipping, shoveling snow, salting walkways, and moving fixtures and equipment. Work is performed in environments that may have extreme temperatures. The normal work week consists of shifts from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. Hours can be adjusted by the General foreman due to operational needs. Employees in this position are required to be available for emergency overtime through the year including weekends and /or holidays. Employees are required to wear proper attire and protective gear. The requirements for the position are as follows: Operate a commercial riding lawn mower Operate various tools to maintain landscaping Possess a valid driver's license and maintain throughout employment 18 years of age Possess a high school diploma or G.E.D. Snow plowing, grass cutting, landscape install, and irrigation install experience preferred MDA Commercial Pesticide Applicator License preferred Upon satisfactory completion of thirty days of employment, hourly rate may be increased to $12.00 an hour. Your application will be reviewed to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will be contacted regarding the next steps in the application process. Thank you for your interest in the City of Taylor. The City of Taylor is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualifications
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Jun 01, 2019
Full Time
The City Engineer for the City of Taylor is responsible for the planning and design of the city's current and future infrastructure needs. The City Engineer is expected to collaborate with businesses and the Department of Public Services to design the city's infrastructure. The City Engineer provides professional civil engineering services in support of the Public Services and Planning Departments working with other municipal departments as necessary. Duties to include planning, construction, repair, operations and maintenance of the municipal infrastructure including but not limited to the street, water distribution, sanitary sewer and storm sewer systems as well as the various City facilities. The City Engineer performs various administrative duties and provides support to the Director of Public Services as needed or assigned. Additional duties may be assigned by the Director of Public Services. Requirements: The City Engineer must be a registered engineer in the State of Michigan per the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs . Five years (5) minimum previous work experience preferred in planning, design, permitting and construction of municipal infrastructure and facilities or an equivalent combination of education and experience which provides the skills and abilities to perform the job. The position requires a valid State of Michigan driver's license. Job Related Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Comprehensive knowledge of the standard practices and procedures of civil engineering and construction particularly as it pertains to municipal infrastructure including pavement systems, water distribution, sanitary sewer collection, storm sewer collection, water treatment, wastewater treatment, building and facilities Knowledge of Geographical Information Systems Knowledge of local, state and federal regulations governing pavement design, water treatment and distribution, wastewater treatment and collection, storm water, surveying and building codes Knowledge of basic management techniques Knowledge of local government practices and procedures including public sector procurement Ability to establish and maintain effective work relationships with supervisor, co-workers, employees, City officials and the public Ability to research, collate and present information effectively, in both verbal and written forms Ability to investigate, analyze, and effectively resolve problems and conflicts Ability to multi-task and perform with evolving priorities Ability to maintain confidentiality and handle sensitive issues with discretion and sound judgment . Interpersonal Skills: Possess strong oral/written communication skills Possess ability to work independently Possess a high sense of integrity and ethics Trustworthy Ability to accept performance feedback Self-developer striving for continuous improvement Goal and deadline oriented Adaptable to change Detail oriented Team oriented Education Candidates must possess a Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering or related field from an accredited four-year college or university. Candidate must be a licensed Professional Engineer in Michigan. Hours Normal Schedule is Monday through Friday, 9 am-5 pm Evening and weekend work may be required. Hours beyond normal schedule may be required to complete job requirements Compensation $90K-$100K based on experience Benefits include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, defined contribution, and paid time off Application Process Complete an online application at www.cityoftaylor.com/jobs . Your application will be reviewed to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will be contacted regarding the next steps in the application process. Your application will be reviewed to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will be contacted regarding the next steps in the application process. Thank you for your interest in the City of Taylor. The City of Taylor is an Equal Opportunity Employer The City of Taylor is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of such factors as race, color, age, sex, national origin, religion, citizenship, handicap, height, weight and marital status. Under the State Persons with Disabilities Act and the Federal Americans With Disabilities Act, an employer has a legal obligation to accommodate an employee's or job applicant's disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the employer. A person with a disability may allege a violation against an employer regarding a failure to accommodate his or her condition under Michigan law only if the person notifies the employer in writing of the need for accommodation within 182 days after the date the person knew or reasonably should have known that an accommodation was needed.
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
May 10, 2019
Seasonal
The Dishwasher works closely with the cooks as well as wait staff and management on a daily basis. Employees may be assigned other duties as determined by management. Essential duties will include, but are not limited to: Properly and thoroughly clean dishes, pots and pans etc. Sweep and mop during as well as end of shift Drive a golf cart to take garbage out to dumpster Follow a checklist to organize and clean Maintain stock Clean and power wash items as needed Qualification Must be able to work scheduled shifts that include days, evenings and weekends Ability to help with banquet set up if needed, moving tables, stacks of chairs and buffets Ability to operate a golf cart Must be able to walk and stand for periods of time Must be able to lift at least 50 lbs Must be able to work and communicate cooperatively with other employees Carry dishes as well as clean tables if needed Must comply with food safety rules Your application will be reviewed to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will be contacted regarding the next steps in the application process. Thank you for your interest in the City of Taylor. The City of Taylor is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Mar 26, 2019
Part Time
Nature of work : Inspection of plumbing installations for compliance with all applicable codes and regulations and to ensure that work is done to job specifications and in accordance with approved plans on file. Reviews plans and on site construction progress from inspection to completion to ensure compliance with City codes and ordinances. Perform plumbing inspections on commercial, single-family and multiple-family dwellings to ensure compliance; and be responsible for enforcing the City of Taylor's ordinances regarding property maintenance. Requires a high degree of independence in evaluating plans and construction in various stages. Employee will work under the general direction of the Department Supervisor. (Employee may be assigned other duties as determined by the department.) Typical Examples of Work : Review of plans submitted by builders to ascertain that requirements are being met; makes both rough and final inspections, re-occupancy inspections and plumbing code compliance on homes, multiple dwellings, commercial, and other buildings; sees that necessary permits have been secured for all construction, alteration, repair or removal work under way; interprets codes to general public, issues and keeps record of violations and makes follow-up investigations to assure compliance; investigates complaints; conducts other inspections as required. Perform re-occupancy inspections and code compliance inspections on single-family, multiple-family dwellings and commercial property primarily in the Rental Division of the Building Department. Insure that all necessary permits have been secured for the repair or correction of code violations. Follow-up inspections to assure compliance, interpret codes to the general public. Investigate and resolve citizen complaints. Perform visual inspection of exterior property pertaining to property maintenance, issue violations and/or appearance tickets to resolve complaints. Work closely with other departments toward eliminating violations and work closely with prosecuting attorney regarding resolution of tickets, warrants, dismissals and plea agreements. Appear in court as witness to violation of ordinances as needed. Requirements : Graduation from high school or GED. Must be Act 54 registered with the State of Michigan for "Plan Reviewer" and "Plumbing Inspector" pursuant to all State of Michigan requirements . Successful applicant may not utilize any licenses held to perform any contract work in the City of Taylor while employed by the City of Taylor. Physical condition adequate for performance of work; possession of valid drivers license throughout the length of employment; knowledge of construction, materials and tools used in building construction; ability to read and interpret construction blueprints, plans and specification; ability to enforce necessary regulations; able to represent the City in court related issues; ability to interact effectively with business and property owners. Compensation : Negotiable hourly rate or per inspection fee based on experience; no benefits. HOW TO APPLY: Complete an online application at www.cityoftaylor.com/jobs . Your application will be reviewed to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will be contacted regarding the next steps in the application process. The City of Taylor is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of such factors as race, color, age, sex, national origin, religion, citizenship, handicap, height, weight and marital status. Under the State Persons With Disabilities Act and the Federal Americans With Disabilities Act, an employer has a legal obligation to accommodate an employee's or job applicant's disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the employer. A person with a disability may allege a violation against an employer regarding a failure to accommodate his or her condition under Michigan law only if the person notifies the employer in writing of the need for accommodation within 182 days after the date the person knew or reasonably should have known that an accommodation was needed.
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Mar 26, 2019
Full Time
Nature of work : Inspection of plumbing installations for compliance with all applicable codes and regulations and to ensure that work is done to job specifications and in accordance with approved plans on file. Reviews plans and on site construction progress from inspection to completion to ensure compliance with City codes and ordinances. Perform plumbing inspections on commercial, single-family and multiple-family dwellings to ensure compliance; and be responsible for enforcing the City of Taylor's ordinances regarding property maintenance. Requires a high degree of independence in evaluating plans and construction in various stages. Employee will work under the general direction of the Department Supervisor. (Employee may be assigned other duties as determined by the department.) Typical Examples of Work : Review of plans submitted by builders to ascertain that requirements are being met; makes both rough and final inspections, re-occupancy inspections and plumbing code compliance on homes, multiple dwellings, commercial, and other buildings; sees that necessary permits have been secured for all construction, alteration, repair or removal work under way; interprets codes to general public, issues and keeps record of violations and makes follow-up investigations to assure compliance; investigates complaints; conducts other inspections as required. Perform re-occupancy inspections and code compliance inspections on single-family, multiple-family dwellings and commercial property primarily in the Rental Division of the Building Department. Insure that all necessary permits have been secured for the repair or correction of code violations. Follow-up inspections to assure compliance, interpret codes to the general public. Investigate and resolve citizen complaints. Perform visual inspection of exterior property pertaining to property maintenance, issue violations and/or appearance tickets to resolve complaints. Work closely with other departments toward eliminating violations and work closely with prosecuting attorney regarding resolution of tickets, warrants, dismissals and plea agreements. Appear in court as witness to violation of ordinances as needed. Requirements : Graduation from high school or GED. Must be Act 54 registered with the State of Michigan for "Plan Reviewer" and "Plumbing Inspector" pursuant to all State of Michigan requirements . Successful applicant may not utilize any licenses held to perform any contract work in the City of Taylor while employed by the City of Taylor. Physical condition adequate for performance of work; possession of valid drivers license throughout the length of employment; knowledge of construction, materials and tools used in building construction; ability to read and interpret construction blueprints, plans and specification; ability to enforce necessary regulations; able to represent the City in court related issues; ability to interact effectively with business and property owners. Compensation includes hourly rate plus attractive benefits package which includes medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability, paid time off, paid holidays, and participation in defined contribution plan. HOW TO APPLY: Complete an online application at www.cityoftaylor.com/jobs . Your application will be reviewed to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will be contacted regarding the next steps in the application process. The City of Taylor is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of such factors as race, color, age, sex, national origin, religion, citizenship, handicap, height, weight and marital status. Under the State Persons With Disabilities Act and the Federal Americans With Disabilities Act, an employer has a legal obligation to accommodate an employee's or job applicant's disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the employer. A person with a disability may allege a violation against an employer regarding a failure to accommodate his or her condition under Michigan law only if the person notifies the employer in writing of the need for accommodation within 182 days after the date the person knew or reasonably should have known that an accommodation was needed.
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Mar 04, 2019
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