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.

 

 

 

40 job(s) at City of Fort Lauderdale

City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Dec 03, 2021
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking a Construction Worker for its Utilities Division. The ideal candidate will perform semi-skilled manual work in assisting in the repair of City buildings, pump and lift stations. The candidate will also repair and maintain roadway/right of way easements as well as apply concrete, mortar, or sealant to cracks, seams, and tie-ins when assigned. Would you fit in? Click here to apply. The City offers a wide variety of benefits to employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City participates in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which offers an investment option and a pension option, and requires a 3% contribution from employees. New hires are automatically enrolled in FRS. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Estimates materials needed and tracking workloads for projects on a daily basis. Performs maintenance on city buildings, pump and lift stations. Performs roadway/right of way easement repairs and maintenance. Must perform concrete related duties such as: estimating, mixing, finishing May perform "minor" repairs to electric & plumbing as needed. May assist electricians and plumbers when requested. Performs general carpentry and other construction type activities Installs doors, windows, metal and wood framing, drywall & finishing, painting, flooring, all hardware installs etc. May perform minor roof repairs. Performs general property maintenance such as mowing, edging, blowing leaves, trimming trees, dumping inside/outside trash, cleaning interior of building etc... Performs related work as required Special Requirements: Essential Employees may be required to work during a declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine who will be required to work. Non-Essential Employees will not be required to work during a declared emergency but may be required to work in some capacity after the declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine when the employee will be required to work. PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The position involves heavy physical demands, such as exerting up to 100 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 lbs. of force frequently, and/or up to 20 lbs. of force constantly to move objects. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT We realize your time is valuable so please do not apply if you do not have at least the following required minimum qualifications: Must possess a high school diploma or an acceptable G.E.D. certificate from a recognized issuing agency. Must possess at least one (1) year of construction experience Must possess a Commercial Driver's License (CDL) - Class B with Air Brake HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION 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: 12/8/2021 5:00 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Dec 02, 2021
Part Time
POSITION SUMMARY The employee in this class, under general supervision, is responsible for the organization and personal leadership of a variety of recreation activities in an indoor and/or outdoor recreation center or facility. Monday - Friday: 1:30 P.M. - 6:00 P.M. (Regular School Days) Hours may vary on Early Release Days & Non-School Days ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS 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. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT 1) Have successfully graduated from high school or possess a G.E.D. from a recognized issuing agency. 2) Six (6) months experience in a recreational facility or have been a participant in a variety of recreational activities such as sports, organized games or arts and crafts. 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. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION 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 Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Dec 02, 2021
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY GENERAL SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale community builders possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers. Assembles, installs, and repairs pipes, fittings, and fixtures of heating, water, and drainage systems, according to specifications and plumbing codes ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Installs, repairs, and maintains, pipes, fixtures, and other plumbing used for water distribution and wastewater disposal in commercial and industrial buildings within the city Installs, repairs, and tests backflow devices Unclogs and repairs drainage systems for commercial and industrial buildings Troubleshoots and repairs water heaters Reads and interprets data, information, documents, and manufacturers' manuals blueprints Tracks and accounts for work completed Performs related work as required The City offers a wide variety of benefits to their employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City currently offers 401(a) participation with a 9% City contribution and no employee match! Beginning January 1st 2021, the City will participate in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which will require a 3% contribution from employees. Anyone hired after Jan 1, 2021 will be automatically enrolled in FRS. 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. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalency, or trade school Three (3) to five (5) years of journeyman level plumbing experience. Broward County Journeyman Plumber License, State of Florida Driver's License Essential Employees may be required to work during a declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine who will be required to work. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method. Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify. All successful applicants may be required to take a medical examination and/or pass a drug screening prior to appointment. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes. To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form ( J204 ) at time of application. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Dec 02, 2021
Part Time
POSITION SUMMARY 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. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Have successfully graduated from a standard high school or possess an acceptable G.E.D. from a recognized issuing agency. Experience in organizing and instructing groups in a wide variety of recreation activities for different age groups and interests. Supervises part-time personnel and volunteers when necessary. At Least Six (6) months experience in sports instruction or officiating with a variety of sports such as basketball, soccer, volleyball, golf and flag football PLEASE NOTE: Candidates must pass a fingerprinting/background screening process prior to employment. NOTE: Youth sports officials may also keep scorebooks, operate scoreboards and instruct Pee Wee Sports Programs. Officials are classified by experience and knowledge. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION All applicants must complete the attached supplemental worksheet as well as the standard employment application. Applications will be reviewed and the hiring authority will contact those applicants whose application reflects the best match of experience for the position. Effective July 1, 2012: The City of Fort Lauderdale now requires newly hired employees to accept payment by direct deposit. Payment by direct deposit will be a condition of employment and all new hires will be asked to designate where they would like their payroll checks to be directly deposited. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Dec 02, 2021
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking a Senior Utilities Serviceworker for its Engineering Division. The ideal candidate will perform skilled work of average difficulty overseeing the maintenance and repair of the City's water distribution and wastewater collection system and City owned roadways. Performs skilled work in the repair and maintenance of water, wastewater, and stormwater system infrastructure, roadway maintenance, and/or other work in connection with water and wastewater systems. Installs and maintains swales in the Rights of Way, cleans city owned stormwater infrastructure, and performs stormwater infrastructure inspectionssemi-skilled manual work in assisting in the repair of Would you fit in? ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Leads and performs activities such as digging trenches for mains or sewers, excavating for water services and hydrants, and repairing and clearing obstructions in sewers Operates and maintains equipment, machinery, and tools applicable to area of assignment May perform construction related duties, including carpentry, masonry, laying concrete, excavating, site restoration, and tiling, as assigned May operate a sanitary/stormwater sewer jet cleaning truck to clean sewer lines May lead and assist in the operation of asphalt equipment or heavy equipment in roadway maintenance May serve as assistant to a Distribution, Collection and or Stormwater Operations Chief, Road Services Chief and perform their duties in their absence Performs all functions of a Utilities Serviceworker, as needed Maintains cleanliness of work areas; removes debris, as needed Ensures compliance with safety regulations and standard operating procedures Estimates material needs; procures materials, equipment, and supplies, as needed Reads and utilizes drawings, maps and utilities atlas Uses digital hand-held tools and asset management systems Knowledgeable in the use of Asset Management software and platforms Acts as a Utilities Crew Leader in the absence of a Utilities Crew Leader in installing and repairing water mains, sewer systems, leaking or cracked sanitary/stormwater sewer lines, new service branches, hydrants and intakes Will be required to perform "stand-by duty", being available and responding to off-duty emergency call-ins to effect repairs May be required to work nights and weekends Ensures compliance with safety regulations and standard operating procedures Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT We realize your time is valuable so please do not apply if you do not have at least the following required minimum qualifications: Have successfully graduated from a standard high school or trade school, or possess an acceptable G.E.D. certificate. Have at least two (2) years' experience in installation, repair and maintenance of water, sewer, and stormwater conveyance systems and roadways. Additional qualifying experience or completion of coursework at an accredited college or university in a job-related field, may substitute on a year-for-year basis. Asphalt maintenance experience and right-of-way maintenance experience. Commercial Driver's License (CDL) - Class B with Air Brake (depending on department) and an acceptable driving record at the time of appointment. Tanker endorsement and Class A/B CDL is required when operating a wastewater or stormwater tanker/vactor truck Depending on the position, Water Distribution Level 3 license may be required. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION 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 ). The City of Fort Lauderdale is AN EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY (EEO) AND AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER . All applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender (including identity or expression), marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or any other protected classification as defined by applicable law (except as limited by Personnel Rules, Collective Bargaining Agreements, or bona fide occupational qualifications). In compliance with the Drug-Free Workplace Act of 1988, the City of Fort Lauderdale is committed to providing a safe, quality-oriented and productive work environment consistent with the standards of the community in which it serves. Alcohol and drug abuse poses a threat to the health and safety of City's community builders and to the security of the City's equipment and facilities. For these reasons, the City is committed to the elimination of drug and alcohol use and abuse in the workplace. Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) protects qualified individuals with disabilities from employment discrimination. Under the ADA, a person has a disability if he has a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits a major life activity.The physical demands described within the job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job . In compliance with the ADA, the City of Fort Lauderdale will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. Closing Date/Time: 12/8/2021 5:00 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Dec 01, 2021
Part Time
POSITION SUMMARY 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. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Requirements for the Rec Instructor II - TEEN PROGRAMS 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: Must be able to mentor, advocate, and champion at -risk teen programming (ages 10-18) in one of our 13 after-school sites. This is a seasonal position (September 2020 - June 2021), Monday - Friday and some Saturdays are required. Workers may be tasked with attending field trips as needed. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION 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: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Nov 30, 2021
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY In accordance with Article 24 of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Teamsters Local Union 769, for posting purposes this open-competitive job posting shall be considered as a simultaneous internal and external posting (it is open to both internal City employees and external applicants). Additionally, this job classification 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 of Fort Lauderdale employees possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers. Performs a wide variety of more complex and specialized financial and accounting duties, including department procurement, in support of an assigned area of the City. Provides accurate information to other City departments and the general public. May serve as a lead worker. Frequent use of independent judgment is involved. Work may involve responsibility for distributing work to a small team of employees in complex accounting activity such as payroll, payables, receivables, billing, etc. Work is subject to verification by a variety of internal automatic checks and periodic audits and reviews. 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 employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City participates in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which offers an investment option and a pension option, and requires a 3% contribution from employees. New hires are automatically enrolled in FRS. 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. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Compiles, maintains and audits diversified statistical legal, purchasing, and accounting records Records transactions to accounts; maintains and reconciles journals, ledgers, and other records May prepare periodic financial and statistical statements, reports, and tabulations May track and maintain agreements, and license expiration dates; ensures timely contract renewal and compliance May reconcile various accounts, including bank deposits, savings, customer and vendor accounts Drafts correspondence; responds to public record requests Receives, distributes, and processes invoices; contacts vendors in case of any discrepancy May calculate and process payments to employees and external agencies. May process purchase requests for assigned Department by following procurement policies and departmental procedures Enters and maintains new or updated information into the City's financial accounting or payroll systems Monitors, reviews, analyze and distributes reports and documents May administer accounts receivable May act as lead worker to team members as needed Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalency Three (3) or more years of clerical accounting experience. Additional qualifying completion of coursework at an accredited college or university in a job-related field, may substitute for up to two (2) years of the required experience. Associate's Degree or a higher level degree in accounting, finance, or a closely related field is preferred. Special Requirements: Non-Essential Employees will not be required to work during a declared emergency but may be required to work in some capacity after the declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine when the employee will be required to work. PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The position involves light physical demands, such as exerting up to 25 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 10 lbs. of force frequently, and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects. Position is mostly sedentary but may involve short periods of walking, standing and bending. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. WORKING ENVIRONMENT: Work Environment Frequency Working in Designated Environment Office or similar indoor environment Frequently or Often Outdoor environment Seldom or Never Street environment (near moving traffic) Seldom or Never Construction site Seldom or Never Confined Space Seldom or Never In the community (homes, businesses, etc.) Seldom or Never Lab Seldom or Never Warehouse environment Seldom or Never HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION 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 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: 12/5/2021 11:59 PM Eastern
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Nov 28, 2021
Part Time
POSITION SUMMARY 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. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT 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. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION 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 Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Nov 28, 2021
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale employees possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers. Please Note: This is not a shipping or logistics-related position (see details below). This is mid-level professional work of more than average difficulty in city planning. The TRANSPORTATION & MOBILTY PLANNER (PLANNER II) position will reside in the Transportation and Mobility Department. The employee will coordinate transportation projects in alignment with the City's transportation goals in order to improve conditions for all users. The focus is on projects to improve multimodal use of streets for bicyclists, pedestrians and including emerging technologies. This employee works closely with residents to identify transportation challenges and possible solutions, identify funding sources and assist with the implementation of transportation projects; both short and long term. The employee conducts public outreach, completes studies, compiles and analyzes materials, and prepares parts or details of a project and/or plan; or conducts field evaluations of projects and background data needed for making decisions on plans and for the implementation of projects; both short and long-term. This work shall be in alignment with the City's Vision Plan Fast Forward Fort Lauderdale 2035, Strategic Plan and Connecting the Blocks Program. Significant coordination with agency partners will be required; such as the Florida Department of Transportation, Broward Metropolitan Planning Agency and Broward County. An employee in this class is responsible for performing professional work in city planning under general supervision. The employee conducts studies, compiles and analyzes factual materials and prepares parts or details of a Transportation Master Plan and/or Corridor Study or makes studies and field evaluations of background data needed for transportation planning activities. Employee exercises reasonable initiative and independent judgment in the performance of duties. Work performed is reviewed by an assigned supervisor in conferences with the employee, through direct observation of work while in progress and through evaluation of work products. 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 qualified applications have been received. This job classification is in Management Category IV for benefits purposes, which includes Five (5) additional Management Vacation days per calendar year and a monthly expense allowance of $120.00. The City participates in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which offers an investment option and a pension option, and requires a 3% contribution from employees. New hires are automatically enrolled in FRS. 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 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. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Serves as a dedicated point of contact for neighborhood transportation requests including but not limited to traffic flow, congestion, pedestrian & bicycle safety, and traffic calming. This will include regular meetings, presentations, and communications. Will plan and conduct community outreach efforts designed to reach public consensus on specific implementation projects; Studies and makes recommendations for programmatic revisions designed to ensure transportation programs are efficient and responsive to the City's Planning Vision; May participate or manage transportation planning studies for areas and/or corridors to achieve the City's and neighborhood's vision; Collection and analysis of technical data to inform transportation studies; May pursue grants, including research, application and grant administration to implement transportation projects; Represents the City at technical and public meetings, and has contact with other public and private agencies at the county, local, state and federal levels, with elected officials, and the public at large; May review roadway design plans to ensure they are consistent with the City Vision Plan and the requests provided from residents through previous requests; Provides information and assistance to City officials and management, other governmental agencies, and the general public; Plans and organizes assigned work programs and reviews work to ensure accuracy and timeliness; may need to work with others across the city and within the department for technical aspects of a project; Coordinates closely with Transportation & Mobility traffic engineering and transit staff on planning and implementation of projects; May manages consultant relationships and manage contracts; Performs related work as required. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Have successfully graduated from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's Degree in urban and regional planning, geography, architecture, or other field closely related to urban planning. Have at least two (2) years experience in actual transportation planning work, at a responsible level, for a state, county or local government planning agency or private organization directly involved in transportation planning. A Master's Degree in urban and regional planning or closely related field may be substituted for one (1) year of the experience requirement. Additional qualifying experience may be substituted on a year-for-year basis for the educational requirement. This position requires a flexible schedule including attendance at various public meetings which commonly occur during the evening hours. American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) certification is preferred. SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: Non-Essential Employees will not be required to work during a declared emergency but may be required to work in some capacity after the declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine when the employee will be required to work. WORKING ENVIRONMENT: Work Environment Frequency Working in Designated Environment Office or similar indoor environment Frequently or Often Outdoor environment Sometimes Street environment (near moving traffic) Sometimes Construction site Seldom or Never Confined Space Seldom or Never In the community (homes, businesses, etc.) Sometimes Lab Seldom or Never Warehouse environment Seldom or Never PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The position is generally sedentary. Employees sit most of the time, but may walk or stand for brief periods of time. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION 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 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 Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Nov 28, 2021
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale community builders possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers. Performs progressively responsible work in the operation and maintenance of a treatment plant and related equipment. Monitors automated plant equipment through visual inspection for proper operating parameters and mechanical integrity. Maintains a plant log detailing specific information to be saved for record and following shifts. Takes samples at multiple sample points for laboratory analysis and compares to automated instrumentation outputs; records and presents findings as appropriate. The City offers a wide variety of benefits to employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City participates in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which offers an investment option and a pension option, and requires a 3% contribution from employees. New hires are automatically enrolled in FRS. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Performs chemical analysis to ensure it meets highest quality standards Observes and report any abnormalities in quality or equipment around the plant Monitors injection well tests; inspects storage tanks around the plant Assists in the preparation of various reports; documents sampling results on plant documents Reads a variety of charts and meters; maintains accurate log sheets Collects samples from different stages of treatment for chemical, physical, or biological analysis Prepares work order requests to repair or calibrate plant equipment Records and orders chemicals and supplies needed to test samples to analysis; receives and logs in all chemicals and supplies delivered Assists in transferring chemicals from bulk tanks to day tanks, as needed. Attends department meetings and/or safety classes as requested Ensures compliance with safety regulations and standard operating procedures and Federal, State, and County regulations Monitors automated plant equipment through visual inspection for proper operating parameters and mechanical integrity; maintains a plant log detailing specific information Operates and adjusts pumps, agitators, computers, valves, and other equipment in order to maintain the highest degree of treatment Collaborates with maintenance staff on specific projects from an operational perspective; adjusts or bypasses specific areas, processes, or equipment to ensure consistent treatment, plant integrity, and safety as required Receives, tests, stores, monitors, changes, and returns liquid chlorine cylinders as needed. Works around high voltage, rotating equipment and various hazardous chemicals. May assist in instructing and familiarizing trainees with the various aspects of plant operation Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High School Diploma on G.E.D. equivalency six (6) months or more of additional training One (1) to three (3) years of experience in the operation of water treatment plant. State of Florida Class C Certified Operator's License in water. PLEASE UPLOAD A COPY OF State of Florida Class C Certified Operator's License in water Special Requirements: Essential Employees may be required to work during a declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine who will be required to work. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method. Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify. All successful applicants will be required to pass a medical examination, including drug screening, prior to appointment. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes. To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form ( J204 ). Closing Date/Time:
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Nov 28, 2021
Part Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale employees possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers. An employee in this class is responsible for the organization and personal leadership of a variety of recreation activities in an indoor and/or outdoor recreation setting or facility. Due to the varying nature of this position, example duties listed below are dependent on facility assignment and program needs. Specialized training may be required. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Helps in maintaining order and enforcing rules and regulations at recreational facilities Assists in maintaining safety and health standards at facilities and during programs Selects materials and adopts suitable teaching materials for individual needs Sets up and breakdowns of facilities, programs and events May be required to complete departmental forms May be required to instruct programs such as, art, dance, sports, fitness, etc. May serve as a sports official, score keeper, or coach during youth or teen sports May serve as a food monitor during summer camp or after school programs (must provide own vehicle) May assists camp director during camp programs May serve as a swim instructor May serve as team lead when necessary May work weekends, nights and holidays Performs related work as required. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High school Diploma or G.E.D. or be a graduating senior. May be 17 years old if a graduating senior in high school. Otherwise, must be 18 years old or older. If working as a youth or teen sports official, must possess six (6) months experience in sports instruction or officiating. If working as a swim instructor, must possess valid American Red Cross CPR for Professional Rescuer and First Aid certificate and AED certification Candidates must pass a fingerprinting/background screening process prior to employment PLAY (After School) Additional Requirements - Requirements for the Recreation Specialist I - PLAY Licensed After-school Specialty Instructors* (Fitness, Dance, Art, Cooking, Science, Reading, etc.) Experience working in Licensed After School program is preferred Licensing is required within 90 days of an employee's start date and will be paid for by the City Licensed after school personnel will be required to complete additional documentation and forms to ensure County and State compliance 40 hours Child Care Training (transcripts required) Local/FDLE Background Screening Pediatric CPR/First Aid or obtain within 90 days of employment 24-hour Child Care in-service training annually PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The noise level in the work environment is quiet to moderately loud. The work entails sedentary work in an office setting. While performing duties, employee is frequently required to stand, walk, stoop, talk, hear, reach above and below shoulders, and use hand and fingers dexterity keyboarding. The employee may be required occasionally to lift up to 50 pounds. Ability to perform physical activities for extended period of time. May require working in adverse weather conditions such as rain, heat and humidity. Sometimes work is stressful when working under stringent time constraints. Vocal communication is required for expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word, and conveying detailed or important instructions to others accurately, loudly, or quickly. Hearing is required to perceive information at normal spoken word levels, and to receive detailed information through oral communications and/or to make fine distinctions in sound; visual acuity is required for depth perception, color perception. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Closing Date/Time:
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Nov 28, 2021
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale employees possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers. This is professional and administrative work that includes the planning, design, and construction of capital improvement projects as well as oversight of a wide variety of projects. This position supports managing and inspecting engineering construction projects or transportation and mobility projects within a City Department. A major emphasis is monitoring the work of engineering and architectural consultants and contractors engaged in the design and construction of a wide variety of projects. PLEASE 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 employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City participates in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which offers an investment option and a pension option, and requires a 3% contribution from employees. New hires are automatically enrolled in FRS. 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 III for benefits purposes, which includes Six (6) additional Management Vacation Days per year and a Vehicle Allowance of $250/month. 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. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Manages engineering and architectural consultants and contractors during the design and construction of various projects; ensures projects are completed on time, on budget, and with quality assurance Prepares, negotiates, executes, and manages task orders for professional consultants and contractors Prepares and oversees the preparation of Requests for Proposals (RFP), Requests for Qualifications (RFQ), and other bidding documents for a variety of services and resources in compliance with municipal, state, and federal code requirements Provides analysis, evaluation, and recommendation for award of contract; prepares projects for bid, including reviewing of plans, specifications, and estimates Reviews and approves contractor and consultant pay requests and invoices Develops and monitors project scope, budget, and schedule Prepares reports for upper management and stakeholder information Provides technical information and guidance on municipal projects; resolves project related issues Prepares required municipal, state, and federal reports for various construction projects; prepares reports, memorandums, and related correspondence; and coordinates related permits to ensure contract and regulatory compliance Produces construction documents and specifications Coordinates with other City departments, external agencies and applicants on projects May conduct studies, compile and analyze transportation planning and traffic engineering project data and prepare a comprehensive transportation planning program May review traffic operational and safety study analysis, traffic calming implementation, maintenance of traffic plan review, traffic investigations and signing, pavement marking and signalization modifications to the existing road network Drafts commission memorandum for Commission Approval Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Bachelor's degree in construction management, architecture, civil engineering or related field. Three (3) to five (5) years of experience in construction management, engineering, and/or transportation project implementation. A master's degree at an accredited college or university in a job-related field, may substitute for one to two years of the required experience. PREFFERED REQUIREMENTS Possession of a current License as a registered Professional Engineer in the State of Florida or as a Certified Construction Manager or Certification as a Project Management Professional (PMP). 3 Years experience of Project Management and or Construction Management. Special Requirements: Essential Employees may be required to work during a declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine who will be required to work. PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The position is generally sedentary. Employees sit most of the time, but may will spend periods of time walking or standing for brief periods of time. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. WORKING ENVIRONMENT: Work Environment Frequency Working in Designated Environment Office or similar indoor environment Frequently or Often Outdoor environment Sometimes Street environment (near moving traffic) Sometimes Construction site Sometimes Confined Space Seldom or Never In the community (homes, businesses, etc.) Sometimes Lab Seldom or Never Warehouse environment Seldom or Never HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION 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. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes. To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form ( J204 ). Closing Date/Time:
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Nov 28, 2021
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking Project Managers to oversee engineering assignments in one or more specialized areas of stormwater infrastructure, seawalls and other related areas . 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? The City offers a wide variety of benefits to their employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City currently participates in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which will require a 3% contribution from employees. Anyone hired after Jan 1, 2021 will be automatically enrolled in FRS. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Manages engineering consultants and contractors during the design and construction of CIP projects; performs site inspections; ensures projects are completed on time, on budget, and with high levels of quality assurance Prepares, negotiates, executes, and manages task orders for professional consultants and contractors Prepares and oversees the preparation of Requests for Proposals (RFP), Requests for Qualifications (RFQ), and other bidding documents for a variety of services and resources in compliance with municipal, state, and federal code requirements Provides analysis, evaluation, and recommendation for award of contract; prepares projects for bid, including reviewing of plans, specifications, and estimates Reviews and approves contractor and consultant pay requests Develops and monitors project scope, budget, and schedule Prepares reports for upper management and stakeholder information Provides technical information and guidance on municipal projects; resolves project related issues Prepares required municipal, state, and federal reports for various construction projects; prepares reports, memorandums, and related correspondence pertaining to contract and regulatory compliance Produces construction documents and specifications Coordinates with other City departments, external agencies and applicants on projects Drafts commission memorandum for Commission Approval Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Bachelor's degree in construction management, civil engineering or another related field Must possess at least three (3) years experience in construction management and/or public works engineering (streets, water & wastewater infrastructure, drainage or related areas). Additional qualifying experience or completion of coursework at an accredited college or university in a job related field, may substitute on a year-for-year basis for one year of the required experience PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS 1. Possession of a current License as a registered Professional Engineer in the State of Florida or as a Certified Construction Manager or Certification as a Project Management Professional (PMP). Special Requirements: Non-Essential Employees will not be required to work during a declared emergency but may be required to work in some capacity after the declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine when the employee will be required to work. PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The position is generally sedentary. Employees sit most of the time, but may walk or stand for brief periods of time. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. * Please attach copies of your college degree(s) and applicable registration(s) and/or certification(s). HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION 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 ). Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Nov 28, 2021
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale employees possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers. Manage and directs operations and management of mission-critical communications infrastructures i.e., P25 radio system, microwave network, fire alerting system, preemption system and peripherals including subscriber radios, and ancillaries. Provides technical guidance and support services to City departments and staff; manages team personnel and resources. Performs other activities in supporting public safety department operations i.e., technical support, planning, preparation, response, to emergency incidents. Provides communications support as Emergency Service Function (ESF 2), for Emergency Operations Center, region and state emergency response teams. 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 qualified applications have been received. The City offers a wide variety of benefits to employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City participates in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which offers an investment option and a pension option, and requires a 3% contribution from employees. New hires are automatically enrolled in FRS. 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 II for benefits purposes, which includes Eight (8) additional Management Vacation Days and a Vehicle Allowance of $340/month. This job classification will be governed by the Personnel Rules, as it is not represented by a collective bargaining unit. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Directs and manages the day-to-day operation of the radio communications team and vendors Develops and prepares radio team projects and annual budget, strategic plans, process improvement plans, technical support documents, policy and procedures, training modules, inter-local agreements, prepares technical specifications for procurement, operational functionality and maintenance Directs support personnel, provides technical support and guidance to vendors, staff and City departments Responsible for negotiating technology professional services, maintenance and support services contracts Manages and supports mission-critical public safety infrastructure, communications facilities and ancillaries i.e., P25 radio system, fire alerting system, microwave network, preemption system, subscriber radios, peripheral and ancillaries Troubleshoots and analyzes problems, manages network configuration to improve efficiency and cost effectiveness based on traffic, usage, and performance Manges and supports the Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) radio system. Manages preventive maintenance activities, and scheduled system maintenance Provides and coordinates communications support and activities prior to and during Emergency Operation Center activation with City departments, municipalities, county, state and federal agencies, vendors and provides subject matter expert support for communications technology Provides communications support as Emergency Service Function (ESF 2), for the Emergency Operations Center Logistic Section, region and state emergency response teams Ensures compliance of industry standards, i.e., UL Listing, National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), adherence to City, State and Federal legislation and requirements of Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Assists in Developmental Review Committee (DRC) process to ensure no impact to public safety system Conducts long range planning of communications needs to ensure current with emerging technology, compliances and supportive activities Coordinates training and field exercises for division personnel to ensure preparedness, mitigation, response, and recovery capabilities for incidents of all types Project coordination with various vendors on projects Ensures that franchisees remain in compliance with their terms or ordinances and acts as a citizen customer service advocate Provides training for staffing to ensure industry standards are met Perform after-hour support during emergencies Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Bachelor's Degree in Telecommunications or a related field. At least Three (3) years of experience in managing and supporting radio and telecommunications infrastructure and support services. Additional qualifying experience may substitute on a year-for-year basis for the required education. At least two (2) years of previous supervisory experience required. Possess or be able to obtain a State of Florida driver's license within 30 days of hire. This position will require on call, holiday, night and/or weekend work. Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials (APCO) Radio Technician and Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Communications Unit Leader (COML) is preferred. Special Requirements: Essential Employees may be required to work during a declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine who will be required to work. WORKING ENVIRONMENT: Work Environment Frequency Working in Designated Environment Office or similar indoor environment Frequently or Often Outdoor environment Frequently or Often Street environment (near moving traffic) Sometimes Construction site Seldom or Never Confined Space Seldom or Never In the community (homes, businesses, etc.) Frequently or Often Warehouse environment Sometimes Shop environment Frequently or Often PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The position involves medium physical demands, such as exerting up to 50 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 lbs. of force frequently, and/or up to 10 lbs. of force constantly to move objects. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION 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 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 Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Nov 28, 2021
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY We realize your time is valuable so please do not apply if you do not have at least the required minimum qualifications. The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking dynamic and goal-driven employees. Employees that are motivated to take on today's greatest challenges and rewards in the field of local public service. Employees who are passionate about making a difference and achieving our mission: We Build Community, in a fast-paced organization that operates by vision, strategy, and action. Would you fit in? Apply now. This is technical work in the operation and maintenance of a large, complex wastewater treatment plant, which includes cryogenic oxygen production, advanced chemical treatment, advanced sludge dewatering facilities, and computer process control. An employee in this class assists the Wastewater Operations Supervisor in the proper and efficient operation of a state-of-the-art wastewater treatment plant. Work is performed in accordance with established procedures and standards. The employee exercises some independent judgment in the adjustment of treatment plant equipment in order to maintain required quality and production standards. Instructions are received orally or in writing from the Wastewater Operations Supervisor, and the employee works with relative independence in carrying out the instructions. This classification is differentiated from the Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator, in the level of technical knowledge, the ability to independently oversee shift operation and maintenance, and the nature of problems that the incumbent is expected to troubleshoot in the absence of the Wastewater Operations Supervisor. Work is subject to inspection by the Wastewater Operations Supervisor from the results obtained. The City offers a wide variety of benefits to their employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City currently participates in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which will require a 3% contribution from employees. Anyone hired after Jan 1, 2021 will be automatically enrolled in FRS. 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. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Monitors and evaluates the operations of a large, complex wastewater treatment facility and its auxiliary systems; maintains plant log Operates onsite oxygen generation plant, troubleshoots problems, and takes corrective action. Performs acetylene testing to ensure safe cryogenic operation Operates and troubleshoots sludge dewatering facilities Leads and trains subordinate operational and maintenance staff assigned; advises and instructs on methods and techniques for improving efficiency of duties and operations Reviews trends, records, and reports to maintain proper procedure and standards; collects and tabulates operational log data for regulatory agencies Recognize deviations or irregularities in the plant operation and maintenance; adjusts the treatment plant process and equipment in order to maintain the required quality standards of the federal, state, and county regulatory agencies Samples, measures, and tests plant values such as pH, chlorine residuals, temperature, solids concentration, levels, and others; makes corrections and adjustments; collects required samples for on and offsite analysis Collaborates with maintenance staff on specific projects; adjusts or bypasses job specific areas, processes, or equipment to ensure consistent wastewater treatment, plant integrity, and safety Tests, monitors, records, evaluates, troubleshoots, and adjusts the operation of plant emergency generator and auxiliary equipment Assists contractors and consultants with specific tasks Assists in preparing standard operating procedures Oversees Plant operations to remain in compliance of all Federal, State, County and City regulations and standards when an Operations Supervisor is not onsite Ensures compliance with safety regulations and standard operating procedures Works around high voltage, rotating equipment and various hazardous chemicals May assist Federal, State and local regulators during plant compliance inspections Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalency Three (3) to five (5) years of progressively responsible experience in Wastewater Plant operations State of Florida Class B Certified Operator's License in wastewater. Knowledge of SCADA HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION Depending on the number of applicants and the quality of their education and experience, the examination may consist of one or more of the following tests: Evaluation of Training and Experience, Oral Interview, Written Examination, or other assessment method. Applicants must attain a minimum score of 70 in each part of the examination in order to qualify. All successful applicants will be required to pass a medical examination, including drug screening , prior to appointment. An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes. To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers and the City of Fort Lauderdale's veteran's preference claim form ( form J204 ). Closing Date/Time:
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Nov 28, 2021
Part Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale employees possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers. An employee in this class is responsible for the organization and personal leadership of a variety of recreation activities in an indoor and/or outdoor recreation setting or facility. Due to the varying nature of this position, example duties listed below are dependent on facility assignment and program needs. Specialized training may be required. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Helps in maintaining order and enforcing rules and regulations at recreational facilities Assists in maintaining safety and health standards at facilities and during programs Selects materials and adopts suitable teaching materials for individual needs Sets up and breakdowns of facilities, programs and events May be required to complete departmental forms May be required to instruct programs such as, art, dance, sports, fitness, etc. May serve as a sports official, score keeper, or coach during youth or teen sports May serve as a food monitor during summer camp or after school programs (must provide own vehicle) May assists camp director during camp programs May serve as a swim instructor May serve as team lead when necessary May work weekends, nights and holidays Performs related work as required. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High school Diploma or G.E.D. or be a graduating senior. May be 17 years old if a graduating senior in high school. Otherwise, must be 18 years old or older. If working as a youth or teen sports official, must possess six (6) months experience in sports instruction or officiating. If working as a swim instructor, must possess valid American Red Cross CPR for Professional Rescuer and First Aid certificate and AED certification Candidates must pass a fingerprinting/background screening process prior to employment PLAY (After School) Additional Requirements - Experience working in Licensed After School program is preferred Licensing is required within 90 days of an employee's start date and will be paid for by the City Licensed after school personnel will be required to complete additional documentation and forms to ensure County and State compliance 40 hours Child Care Training (transcripts required) Local/FDLE Background Screening Pediatric CPR/First Aid or obtain within 90 days of employment 24-hour Child Care in-service training annually PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The noise level in the work environment is quiet to moderately loud. The work entails sedentary work in an office setting. While performing duties, employee is frequently required to stand, walk, stoop, talk, hear, reach above and below shoulders, and use hand and fingers dexterity keyboarding. The employee may be required occasionally to lift up to 50 pounds. Ability to perform physical activities for extended period of time. May require working in adverse weather conditions such as rain, heat and humidity. Sometimes work is stressful when working under stringent time constraints. Vocal communication is required for expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word, and conveying detailed or important instructions to others accurately, loudly, or quickly. Hearing is required to perceive information at normal spoken word levels, and to receive detailed information through oral communications and/or to make fine distinctions in sound; visual acuity is required for depth perception, color perception. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Closing Date/Time:
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Nov 28, 2021
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale Parks and Recreation Department is seeking for 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 professional and administrative work that includes the planning, design, and construction of capital improvement projects as well as oversight of a wide variety of projects. This position supports managing and inspecting engineering construction projects or transportation and mobility projects within a City Department. A major emphasis is monitoring the work of engineering and architectural consultants and contractors engaged in the design and construction of a wide variety of projects. 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, anyone hired after Jan 1, 2021 will be automatically enrolled in the Florida Retirement System (FRS), which will require a 3% contribution from employees. 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 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. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Manages monitors, directs, and regularly reports on the progress of public construction engineering and architectural consultants for a variety of capital improvement projects, including but not limited to; overseeing the bidding process, contractor selection, and project planning and scheduling, to ensure projects are completed on time, on budget, and with high levels of quality assurance Consults with supervisors on problems of design, construction, or maintenance of municipal public facilities, prepares reports and makes recommendations relating to the project and construction activities. Prepares, negotiates, executes, and manages task orders for professional consultants and contractors Prepares projects for bid, including reviewing of plans, specifications, and estimates Reviews and approves contractor and consultant pay requests Provides technical information and guidance on municipal projects; resolves project related issues Prepares reports, memorandums, and related correspondence pertaining to projects in design or construction. Prepares reports for upper management and stakeholder information Coordinates with other City departments, external agencies and applicants on projects Conducts meetings with consultants, contractors, departments, stakeholders, and other appropriate staff to ensure communication with all parties from design of a project through construction and completion. Conducts field reviews on an ongoing basis during the construction process to ensure that construction is on schedule, proper safety requirements are followed, and the project is being constructed in accordance with the plans and specifications. Acts as the Contract Administrator for Parks and Recreation, Facilities Maintenance Contracts Performs related work as required Special Requirements: Essential Employees may be required to work during a declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine who will be required to work. PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The position involves walking for long periods, climbing, and standing for long periods. Employees many also sit for long periods of time The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The City of Fort Lauderdale is AN EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY (EEO) AND AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER . All applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender (including identity or expression), marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or any other protected classification as defined by applicable law (except as limited by Personnel Rules, Collective Bargaining Agreements, or bona fide occupational qualifications). In compliance with the Drug-Free Workplace Act of 1988, the City of Fort Lauderdale is committed to providing a safe, quality-oriented and productive work environment consistent with the standards of the community in which it serves. Alcohol and drug abuse poses a threat to the health and safety of City's community builders and to the security of the City's equipment and facilities. For these reasons, the City is committed to the elimination of drug and alcohol use and abuse in the workplace. Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) protects qualified individuals with disabilities from employment discrimination. Under the ADA, a person has a disability if he has a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits a major life activity.The physical demands described within the job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job . In compliance with the ADA, the City of Fort Lauderdale will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. This job description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required. This description is subject to modification as the needs and requirements of the position change. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Have graduated from an accredited college or university with a bachelor's degree in construction management, civil engineering or related field. Must possess at least one (1) year of experience in construction management, and/or public works engineering. Additional qualifying experience may substitute on a year-for-year basis for the required education. PREFERRED LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS 1. Possession of a current License as a registered Professional Engineer (PE) in the State of Florida or as a Certified Construction Manager (CCM) or Certification as a Project Management Professional (PMP), or LEED AP or Project Management Certification. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION 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. Per Chapter 295.07 of the Florida Statutes, veteran's preference points will be awarded for promotional exams only with regard to a veteran's first promotion after reinstatement or re-employment with the City from active duty service without exception. Proof of eligibility and the City's ( J-204 ) form must be submitted with application. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Nov 28, 2021
Part Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale community builders possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers. THIS POSTING IS FOR PT BEACH LIFEGUARDS ONLY This is skilled life guarding work of more than average difficulty at municipal beaches. An employee in this class patrols the beach and ocean areas from an assigned lifeguard tower, patrol vehicle or vessel and performs rescue and accident prevention activities at the beach in an open water environment. Beach Lifeguards provide technical direction to lifeguard trainees in an assigned beach area and may be assigned to perform special division activities, such as dispatching, office coordinator, boat operator/deckhand and instructing in lifeguarding techniques. Employees educate and instruct the public on beach, water and other public safety matters. Work is performed in accordance with City and departmental rules, policies and procedures, and requires knowledge of life safety practices at the beach and in an open water environment, basic life support and public relations principles and practices. Recruitment is based on the possession of swimming skills and the ability to perform water rescues and provide first responder emergency medical care. The employee exercises reasonable initiative and independent judgment in performing work assignments and is exposed to hazardous conditions and potential life-threatening situations when performing rescues. Specific assignments are established by a supervisor to ensure that lifeguards are alert at all times and that assigned tasks are performed according to instructions. Work is performed under the general supervision of a Beach Patrol Lieutenant. JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT 1. Must have completed a 40-hour minimum lifeguard training program with an organization certified by the United States Lifesaving Association. Six (6) months paid work experience performing open water lifeguard duties is preferred. 2. Possess a currently valid America in Heart Association BLS/C.P.R. card or equivalent at time of appointment. 3. Possess a currently valid Florida Department of Transportation Emergency Medical Responder (formally First Responder) Certification or equivalent or an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Certification. 4. Be able to successfully pass a performance test, which includes both simulated pool and ocean rescues prior to appointment. This test must be successfully passed every six (6) months after employment. 5. All required certifications and licenses, whether possessed at time of appointment or obtained after appointment, must be kept current and valid while employed in a position in this class HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION Applications will be reviewed and the hiring authority will contact those applicants whose application reflects the best match of experience for the position. 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 Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Nov 28, 2021
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale is seeking Project Managers to oversee engineering assignments in one or more specialized areas of stormwater infrastructure, seawalls and other related areas . 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? The City offers a wide variety of benefits to their employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City currently participates in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which will require a 3% contribution from employees. Anyone hired after Jan 1, 2021 will be automatically enrolled in FRS. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Manages engineering consultants and contractors during the design and construction of CIP projects; performs site inspections; ensures projects are completed on time, on budget, and with high levels of quality assurance Ability to develop construction level engineering design plans and calculations. Proficiency in AutoCAD and drainage modelling software preferred. Prepares, negotiates, executes, and manages task orders for professional consultants and contractors Prepares and oversees the preparation of Requests for Proposals (RFP), Requests for Qualifications (RFQ), and other bidding documents for a variety of services and resources in compliance with municipal, state, and federal code requirements Provides analysis, evaluation, and recommendation for award of contract; prepares projects for bid, including reviewing of plans, specifications, and estimates Reviews and approves contractor and consultant pay requests Develops and monitors project scope, budget, and schedule Prepares reports for upper management and stakeholder information Provides technical information and guidance on municipal projects; resolves project related issues Prepares required municipal, state, and federal reports for various construction projects; prepares reports, memorandums, and related correspondence pertaining to contract and regulatory compliance Produces construction documents and specifications Coordinates with other City departments, external agencies and applicants on projects Drafts commission memorandum for Commission Approval Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT Bachelor's degree in construction management, civil engineering or another related field Must possess at least three (3) years experience in construction management and/or public works engineering (streets, water & wastewater infrastructure, drainage or related areas). Additional qualifying experience or completion of coursework at an accredited college or university in a job related field, may substitute on a year-for-year basis for one year of the required experience PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS 1. Possession of a current License as a registered Professional Engineer in the State of Florida or as a Certified Construction Manager or Certification as a Project Management Professional (PMP). * Please attach copies of your college degree(s) and applicable registration(s) and/or certification(s). HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION THIS POSITION IS A P ROMOTIONAL OPPORTUNITY FOR QUALIFIED CITY EMPLOYEES ONLY. Per Chapter 295.07 of the Florida Statutes, veteran's preference points will be awarded for promotional exams only with regard to a veteran's first promotion after reinstatement or re-employment with the City from active duty service without exception. Proof of eligibility and the City's J-204 form must be submitted with application. The City of Fort Lauderdale is AN EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY (EEO) AND AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER . All applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender (including identity or expression), marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or any other protected classification as defined by applicable law (except as limited by Personnel Rules, Collective Bargaining Agreements, or bona fide occupational qualifications). In compliance with the Drug-Free Workplace Act of 1988, the City of Fort Lauderdale is committed to providing a safe, quality-oriented and productive work environment consistent with the standards of the community in which it serves. Alcohol and drug abuse pose a threat to the health and safety of City's employees and to the security of the City's equipment and facilities. For these reasons, the City is committed to the elimination of drug and alcohol use and abuse in the workplace. Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) protects qualified individuals with disabilities from employment discrimination. Under the ADA, a person has a disability if he has a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits a major life activity.The physical demands described within the job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job . In compliance with the ADA, the City of Fort Lauderdale will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. Closing Date/Time:
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Nov 28, 2021
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY The City of Fort Lauderdale community builders possess a passion for public service demonstrated by a high degree of enthusiasm, self-reliance, and job proficiency. They effectively convey the vision and mission of the organization and provide excellent service and satisfaction to our internal and external customers. An employee in this class operates surveying instruments in topographic, hydrographic or land survey parties. Assists in preparing routine plans, designs, specifications, estimates, and reports under general supervision. The City offers a wide variety of benefits to employees. In addition to the competitive benefits package and salary, the City participates in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) which offers an investment option and a pension option, and requires a 3% contribution from employees. New hires are automatically enrolled in FRS. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Essential functions are the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. The omission of a function does not preclude management from assigning essential duties not listed herein if such duties relate to the position. Operates surveying instruments in topographic, hydrographic or land survey parties Prepares and updates survey records, maps, tables, and charts; performs routine engineering computations Sets up, adjusts, and operates surveyor's and engineer's instruments to secure or establish elevations and angles Collects data, maintains accurate records and updates asset management data Enters and interprets data using software programs Performs related work as required JOB REQUIREMENTS & WORK ENVIRONMENT High School Diploma, G.E.D., or equivalent One (1) to three (3) years of experience on a survey crew, which includes experience or training in the setup, adjustment, operation and care of survey instruments. Possess or be able to obtain a valid State of Florida driver's license within 30 days of hire. SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: Essential Employees may be required to work during a declared emergency. The employee's Department Head will determine who will be required to work. PHYSICAL STANDARDS REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The position involves medium physical demands, such as exerting up to 50 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 lbs. of force frequently, and/or up to 10 lbs. of force constantly to move objects. Ability to lift, carry, climb, bend, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, reach, walk, push, pull, grasp, stand and access heights or areas where limited space is available. May be required to perform work on a marine vessel. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. HOW TO APPLY/ VETERAN INFORMATION 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