City of Murrieta

The City of Murrieta, located in southwest Riverside County, was incorporated under the general laws of the State of California on July 1, 1991 and currently supports a population of approximately 114,000 residents. While offering affordable housing and high quality schools, the City represents a blend of dynamic growth amid the traditional values of a historic rural community dating back to the 1890's. Every resident and employee of the City has the opportunity to be an integral part in shaping the Murrieta of today, and, more important, the Murrieta of tomorrow.

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City of Murrieta, CA Murrieta, California, United States
Jul 03, 2019
Part Time
Description and Essential Functions DESCRIPTION AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Please note that the current vacancy may be shared between the Children Services Division and the Adult & Teen Services Division; however this recruitment will be used to establish an Eligibility List for current and future vacancies. Additionally, this position will be required to work all Fridays and Saturday and at least one additional weekday. THE POSITION The City of Murrieta is accepting applications for the position of a part-time Library Assistant II to fill a vacancy in the Library Division of the Community Services Department, primarily functioning in the Children's Services Division. The successful candidate will provide excellent customer service as a paraprofessional in a busy Library environment. This position requires performance of clerical duties and routine library tasks including but not limited to: providing limited reference and reader's advisory to the public, arranging displays, preparing and presenting story time, craft or hired performers programs, and setting-up and cleaning-up before and after events. The position may also be responsible for pulling, processing, editing and or cataloging new materials or special collections in all formats, including copying and pasting DVD and CD graphics for covers. DEFINITION Under general supervision, provides varied and complex customer service support for library operations and programs including circulation, collections, technical services, and program support; participates in activities of a specialized library function; provides direct service and assistance to library patrons; and performs related work as required. SUPERVISION RECEIVED AND EXERCISED Receives general supervision from assigned supervisory or management staff. Exercises functional direction over and provides training to part-time and volunteer staff. CLASS CHARACTERISTICS Library Assistant II -This is the fully qualified journey-level classification in the Library Assistant series. Positions at this level are distinguished from the Library Assistant I level by the performance of the full range of duties as assigned, working independently, and exercising judgement and initiative. Positions at this level receive only occasional instruction or assistance as new or unusual situations arise and are fully aware of the operating procedures and policies of the work unit. Positions at the Library Assistant II level are normally filled by advancement from the Library Assistant I level; progression to the Library Assistant II level is dependent on (i) management affirmation that the position is performing the full range of duties assigned to the classification; (ii) satisfactory work performance; (iii) the incumbent meeting the minimum qualifications for the classification including any licenses and certifications; and (iv) management approval for progression to the Library Assistant II level. EXAMPLES OF ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS (Illustrative Only) Management reserves the right to add, modify, change, or rescind the work assignments of different positions and to make reasonable accommodations so that qualified employees can perform the essential functions of the job. Checks library materials in using an automated system; assists patrons with check-out process and use of automated materials handling terminals; manually checks materials out as needed. Empties bins, checks library materials in, and sorts for shipment, re-shelving, or maintenance. Registers new patrons; explains library procedures and policies; issues library cards and updates patron account records. Collects and records fines and fees; uses discretion in resolving fee and fine disputes. Investigates and resolves patron accounts issues; notifies patrons of holds, missing, damaged, or overdue materials, and related account issues. Processes holds from and for libraries and maintains hold shelf; assists patrons locating materials on hold. Participates in opening and closing facilities, including preparing and closing register cash drawer. Assesses problems to determine if materials need mending, to be put into lost and found, or to be returned to another library. Answers a variety telephone calls involving item renewals and requests, hours, directions, and library events. Instructs patrons on organization and use of the library services, computer equipment, and software applications. Performs specialized circulation functions such as resolving audiovisual equipment and material problems and periodicals collections maintenance. Assists with library programming, including conducting classes, clubs, and special events, making presentations, and conducting story telling sessions. Participates in community events and outreach activities. Prepares signs, flyers, reading lists, and other informational materials. Prepares library exhibits and displays. Performs a wide variety of clerical duties to support library operations, including filing, preparing records and basic reports, and cashiering duties. Maintains accurate and detailed records, verifies accuracy of information, researches discrepancies, and records information. Interprets and applies library policies and procedures for patrons and staff; accesses and retrieves information for library patrons and staff as requested. Participates in meetings, committees, or projects intended to enhance services or promote consistent policies and procedures across the department. Participates in professional meetings, workshops, and conferences and continuing education programs as appropriate. May exercise functional and technical direction over assigned part-time and volunteer personnel. Observes and complies with all City and mandated safety rules, regulations, and protocols. Performs other duties as assigned. Minimum Qualifications EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE Any combination of training and experience that would provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the required qualifications would be: Library Assistant I/II - High School Diploma or equivalent (GED). Library Assistant II - Three (3) years of experience performing circulation, collections, and/or program support in a library equivalent to that of a Library Assistant I with the City of Murrieta or similar agency. LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS Possession of a valid CA Class C driver's license or other means that would allow for the ability to commute to meetings or trainings. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities / Physical Demands and Environmental Conditions KNOWLEDGE OF Applications of automated library circulation system. General principles of public library services and programs. Library classification and cataloging, and bibliographic terminology and practices. Basic principles and practices of data collection and report preparation. Principles, practices and techniques of public relations, community outreach and service promotion. Principles of providing functional direction and training. Applicable Federal, State, and local laws, codes, and regulations, including administrative policies and procedures. Record keeping principles and procedures. City and mandated safety rules, regulations, and protocols. Techniques for providing a high level of customer service by effectively dealing with the public, vendors, contractors, and City staff. The structure and content of the English language, including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar. Modern equipment and communication tools used for business functions and program, project, and task coordination, including computers and software programs relevant to work performed. ABILITY TO Respond to and effectively prioritize a high volume of requests for service. Schedule and coordinate projects; set priorities; adapt to changing priorities. Perform routine clerical work, including maintenance of appropriate records, mathematical calculations, and compiling information for reports. Plan, organize, and inspect the work of assigned part-time staff and volunteers. Prepare clear, effective, and accurate reports, correspondence, and other written materials. Establish and maintain a variety of filing, record keeping, and tracking systems. Work nights and weekends as assigned. Understand, interpret, and apply all pertinent laws, codes, regulations, policies and procedures, and standards relevant to work performed. Independently organize work, set priorities, meet critical deadlines, and follow-up on assignments. Use tact, initiative, prudence, and independent judgment within general policy, procedural, and legal guidelines. Effectively use computer systems, software applications relevant to work performed, and modern business equipment to perform a variety of work tasks. Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing, using appropriate English grammar and syntax. Establish, maintain, and foster positive and effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work. PHYSICAL DEMANDS Must possess mobility to work in a standard office setting and use standard office equipment, including a computer; vision to read printed materials and a computer screen; and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone. This is primarily a sedentary office classification although standing and walking between work areas may be required and climbing and descending ladders. Finger dexterity is needed to access, enter, and retrieve data using a computer keyboard or calculator and to operate standard office equipment. Positions in this classification occasionally bend, stoop, kneel, reach, push, and pull drawers open and closed to retrieve and file information, and climb ladders to hang displays or decorations. Employees must possess the ability to lift, carry, push, and pull materials and objects weighing up to 50 pounds. ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS Employees work primarily in an office environment with moderate noise levels, controlled temperature conditions, and no direct exposure to hazardous physical substances. Employees may be exposed to fumes, dust, or allergens. Employees may be exposed to vermin, insects, and parasites. Employees may be exposed to biologic/infectious agents in the form of bodily fluids in building restrooms. Employees may also work outdoors during special events and are exposed to cold and hot temperatures. Employees may interact with upset staff and/or public and private representatives in interpreting and enforcing departmental policies and procedures. Employees are required to work night and weekend shifts on a rotating basis or as needed. Supplemental Information APPLICATION PROCEDURE A City application form must be submitted online. Applicants can apply online at www.MurrietaCA.gov. SELECTION PROCESS Candidates must clearly demonstrate through their application materials that they meet the employment standards outlined above. All properly completed applications will be reviewed, and the most appropriately qualified individuals will be invited to continue in the selection process. Examinations for the position may consist of any combination of appraisal interview, performance test and writing exercise to evaluate the applicant's skill, training, and experience for the position. Successful applicants will be placed on an eligibility list. The City may also merge lists. The selected candidate(s) must successfully complete pre-employment clearances which may include a physical, drug screen, and extensive Police background investigation. COMMUNITY The City of Murrieta, located in southwest Riverside County, was incorporated under the general laws of the State of California on July 1, 1991, and currently supports a population of approximately 114,000 residents. While offering affordable housing and high quality schools, the City represents a blend of dynamic growth amid the traditional values of a historic rural community dating back to the 1890's. Every resident and employee of the City has the opportunity to be an integral part in shaping the Murrieta of today, and, more important, the Murrieta of tomorrow. Closing Date/Time: 7/14/2019 11:59 PM Pacific
City of Murrieta, CA Murrieta, California, United States
Jun 18, 2019
Part Time
Description and Essential Functions DESCRIPTION The purpose of the Library Advisory Commission is to provide community perspective and support to the library staff on policies and major grant or capital project proposals, to make recommendations of the aforementioned to the City Council, as well as to promote the services and needs of the Murrieta Public Library to the state legislators, county boards, the City Council, and the community. DUTIES The Library Advisory Commission, in consultation with the City Librarian, shall have the following duties: Act in an advisory capacity to the library board in all matters pertaining to the library and to cooperate with other governmental agencies and civic groups in the advancement of sound library planning and programming; Review and recommend general policies on library services for approval by the library board; Review proposals and recommend library projects, programs and improvements including grant proposals and requests for new services; Report to the library board on the current or future library services, including financing; Assist in ascertaining community attitudes and issues, and promote public awareness and involvement in library services; Provide legislative support and promotion; Promote intellectual freedom and enhancement of services to achieve that goal. Closing Date/Time: 7/7/2019 11:59 PM Pacific
City of Murrieta, CA Murrieta, California, United States
May 24, 2019
Full Time
Description and Essential Functions ***REVIEW OF APPLICATIONS ON JULY 8, 2019.*** THE POSITION The City of Murrieta is accepting applications for the position of Information Technology Analyst to fill a vacancy in the Information Technology Division that will provide support through strategy, maintenance and support of key business applications and data reporting systems that relate to Planning, Building and Safety, Public Works/Engineering, Fire, and Code Enforcement. The incumbent will cross train and be trained on other enterprise applications for back up purposes. DEFINITION Under direction, provides professional analytical support to City-wide technology programs in diverse capacities; areas of responsibility include, but are not limited to, business applications modification and maintenance, and network or communications infrastructure design, implementation, and administration; responds to complex user support problems; monitors system performance to ensure performance and reliability standards are met; and performs related duties as assigned. SUPERVISION RECEIVED AND EXERCISED Receives direction from the Information Technology Program Manager. May exercise technical and functional direction over assigned staff. CLASS CHARACTERISTICS This fully qualified journey-level classification is responsible for performing the full range of professional technology support services. Incumbents work independently and exercise judgment and initiative. Positions at this level receive only occasional instruction or assistance as new or unusual situations arise and are fully aware of the operating procedures and policies of the work unit. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Management reserves the right to add, modify, change, or rescind the work assignments of different positions and to make reasonable accommodations so that qualified employees can perform the essential functions of the job. Provides analytical support to City-wide technology programs in diverse technology areas including, but not limited to, business applications modification and maintenance, and network or communications infrastructure design, implementation, and administration. Troubleshoots, diagnoses and maintains complex enterprise network systems; monitors and maintains servers; ensures system integration for operability across multiple platforms and technologies. Monitors technology systems to evaluate reliability, conformance to performance metrics, and overall availability; tests, installs, implements, maintains, and modifies a diverse range of system hardware and software; confers with clients to determine needs and system configurations; defines and performs primary testing of enhancement/upgrades before release to users. Oversees enterprise systems security; installs system security hardware, software, and related devices; monitors security system to identify any breaches; activates procedures and responses to system security issues; provides recommendations to mitigate risk. Receives and manages work orders; troubleshoots and resolves enterprise system software, hardware, work station, server, database, peripherals, and infrastructure issues. Conducts systems analysis in the design, implementation, maintenance and upgrades of enterprise information system and related applications, utilities, hardware, and peripherals. Identifies system deficiencies or additional resource requirements; develops and implements modified or enhanced systems to increase their efficiency, reliability, and availability; implements, tests, and evaluates the effectiveness of solutions. Prepares user documentation, including flow charts, standard operating procedures, user guides and training materials; trains and instructs users in the use of applications. Coordinates a variety of information technology projects; guides technical staff involved; maintains projects definitions, work plans, documentation, scheduling, and status reporting. Assists in the development and implementation of technology related protocols, policies, procedures, and operating standards. Prepares technical documentation for assigned technology program areas; updates as needed. Assists in division budgeting and fiscal planning for services and equipment needs. Conducts research and stays current on new trends and innovative solutions for technology programs; recommends new technologies which would improve the division's operational effectiveness or services to client divisions. Observes and complies with all City and mandated safety rules, regulations, and protocols. Performs related duties as assigned. Minimum Qualifications EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE Equivalent to a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in information technology, computer science, or a related field. Three (3) years of experience providing analytical support to information technology enterprise systems in assigned program area. LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS Possession of, or ability to obtain and maintain, a valid California Driver's License. NECESSARY SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS Ability to pass a Police background investigation. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities / Physical Demands and Environmental Conditions KNOWLEDGE OF Principles of lead supervision and training. Operations, services, and activities of integrated information technology systems. Correlations across integrated technology services, including operating systems and network/communications. Principles, practices, methods, and techniques of troubleshooting, diagnosing, and resolving hardware and software, and network/telecommunication system issues. Methods and techniques of installing, configuring, administering, and monitoring a diverse range of physical and virtual systems. Methods and techniques of eliciting information and performing diagnostic procedures on technology systems. Security and monitoring devices, and procedures necessary to maintain the integrity and security of data in networked systems. Industry best practices of information technology management and control. Enterprise resource planning system principles and concepts. Methods and techniques of developing work flow diagrams for business process automation. Principles and practices of project management. Database principles and practices. Operational characteristics of desktop, network, and telecommunication systems hardware, software, and peripheral equipment. Methods and techniques of evaluating system effectiveness and responding accordingly. Methods and techniques of conducting research. Principles and practices of developing and maintaining technical documentation, files, and records. Applicable federal, state, and local laws, codes and procedures relevant to assigned areas of responsibility. City and mandated safety rules, regulations, and protocols. Techniques for providing a high level of customer service by effectively dealing with the public, vendors, contractors, and City staff. The structure and content of the English language, including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar. Modern equipment and communication tools used for business functions and program, project, and task coordination. ABILITY TO Lead, plan and review the work of assigned staff. Provide professional support to a diverse range of the City's technology programs. Perform complex duties in the installation, configuration, administration, and maintenance of technology systems hardware and software in assigned program areas. Participate in the design, development, testing, and implementation of new technology systems. Evaluate, research, and diagnose complex user issues and recommend solutions. Work with end users to develop enhanced applications for business process automation. Document, review, assess, improve and implement system processes. Participate in the development and implementation of technology policies, procedures, and protocols. Monitor systems operational effectiveness, reliability or security vulnerability, and respond accordingly. Understand, interpret, and apply all pertinent laws, codes, regulations, policies, and procedures, and standards relevant to work performed. Plan, develop, and facilitate training. Assist in system configuration, integration, and tuning. Prepare clear and concise technical documentation. Use tact, initiative, prudence, and independent judgment within general policy, procedural, and legal guidelines. Independently organize work, set priorities, meet critical deadlines, and follow-up on assignments. Effectively use computer systems, software applications, and modern business equipment to perform a variety of work tasks. Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing, using appropriate English grammar and syntax. Establish, maintain, and foster positive and effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work. PHYSICAL DEMANDS Must possess mobility to work in a standard office setting and use standard office equipment, including a computer and to operate a motor vehicle to visit various City and meeting sites; vision to read printed materials and a computer screen; and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone. This is primarily a sedentary office classification although standing in work areas and walking between work areas may be required. Finger dexterity is needed to access, enter, and retrieve data using a computer keyboard or calculator and to operate standard office equipment. Positions in this classification occasionally bend, stoop, kneel, reach, push, and pull drawers open and closed to retrieve and file information. Employees must possess the ability to lift, carry, push, and pull materials and objects up to 25 pounds. ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS Employees work in an office environment with moderate noise levels, controlled temperature conditions, and no direct exposure to hazardous physical substances. Employees may interact with upset staff and/or public and private representatives in interpreting and enforcing divisional policies and procedures. Supplemental Information APPLICATION PROCEDURE A City application form must be submitted online. Applicants can apply online at www.MurrietaCA.gov . SELECTION PROCESS Candidates must clearly demonstrate through their application materials that they meet the employment standards outlined above. All properly completed applications will be reviewed, and the most appropriately qualified individuals will be invited to continue in the selection process. Examinations for the position may consist of any combination of appraisal interview, performance test and writing exercise to evaluate the applicant's skill, training, and experience for the position. Successful applicants will be placed on an eligibility list. The City may also merge lists. The selected candidate(s) must successfully complete pre-employment clearances which may include a physical, drug screen, and extensive Police background investigation. COMMUNITY The City of Murrieta, located in southwest Riverside County, was incorporated under the general laws of the State of California on July 1, 1991, and currently supports a population of approximately 114,000 residents. While offering affordable housing and high quality schools, the City represents a blend of dynamic growth amid the traditional values of a historic rural community dating back to the 1890's. Every resident and employee of the City has the opportunity to be an integral part in shaping the Murrieta of today, and, more important, the Murrieta of tomorrow. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Murrieta, CA Murrieta, California, United States
May 03, 2019
Full Time
Description and Essential Functions ***FIRST REVIEW OF APPLICATIONS ON MAY 20, 2019.*** DEFINITION Under general direction, provides technical and functional supervision to lower-level staff and performs advanced and highly complex professional engineering work in checking plans, calculations, specifications, technical reports, and other submittal documents for compliance with Federal, State, and local building codes, ordinances, and regulations; receives and checks plans and designs for complex structures, new and remodeled commercial, industrial, and residential buildings to ensure compliance; assists inspectors, contractors, design professionals and the public regarding construction requirements; provides expert technical and professional assistance to the Building Official; and performs related work as required. SUPERVISION RECEIVED AND EXERCISED Receives general direction from the Building Official. Exercises technical and functional direction over and provides training and guidance to lower-level staff. CLASS CHARACTERISTICS This is the advanced-level classification in the Plans Examiner series responsible for performing the most complex work assigned to the series. Incumbents regularly work on tasks which are varied and complex, requiring considerable discretion and independent judgment. Positions in the classification rely on experience and judgment to perform advanced and highly complex structural plan checks, interpret policies and procedures relating to building and construction activities and enforce building codes. Assignments are given with general guidelines and incumbents are responsible for establishing objectives, timelines and methods to deliver services. Work is typically reviewed upon completion for soundness, appropriateness, and conformity to policy and requirements. This class is distinguished from the Building Official in that the latter has management responsibility for all Building and Safety division programs, functions, and activities. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Management reserves the right to add, modify, change, or rescind the work assignments of different positions and to make reasonable accommodations where appropriate so that qualified employees can perform the essential functions of the job. Monitors activities of the plan checking work unit; recommends improvements and modifications and prepares various reports on activities and projects; recommends and assists in the implementation of goals and objectives; implements policies and procedures. Oversees and performs difficult structural analysis and reviews plan check submittal documents for permit applications for complex construction, alteration, or repair of residential, commercial, and industrial buildings for compliance with the City, State, and Federal codes and regulations. Reviews and evaluates construction documents including plans, drawings, blueprints, specifications, engineering calculations, and energy calculations for compliance; makes judgments as to whether structural designs or plans conform to applicable codes. Confers with architects, engineers, contractors, homeowners and others relative to construction or building projects; coordinates plan examining activities with City departments and other agencies; confers and corresponds with other professional personnel in connection with building code interpretation and application. Assists building inspectors in the field where engineering problems are encountered; interprets building construction plans; advises on engineering matters and technical judgments. Responds to public inquiries over the telephone or at the counter concerning questions regarding permit processing, building, or other construction-related questions; performs plan reviews at the customer service counter for the general public; assists applicants in achieving compliance with various codes and regulations; resolves disputes. Provides technical direction to less experienced staff in terms of city policies, procedures, rules, and regulations; assists front counter technicians in the review of structural aspects and other applicable elements of over the counter permitting; ensures uniform application of the appropriate codes, rules and regulations. Attends Development Review Committee meetings as a representative of the Building Department to discuss exhibits regarding the Planning Department's entitlement process; reviews exhibits for completeness and compliance with mandated rules, regulations and codes; composes incomplete comments or conditions of approval and forwards to the Planning Department for project status updating and/or approval for entitlement processing; attends applicant meetings to discuss development case reviews and respond to questions. Reviews engineered precise grading plans for on-site accessibility components functional layout, detailing and correlation with architectural site plans; composes review comments and enters into software system; coordinates plan review process and interacts with design professionals until clearances/approvals are obtained. Reviews engineered civil design plans for multi-building and multi-parcel on-site, underground "wet" utilities, e.g. potable water and domestic sewer; composes review comments and enters into software system; coordinates plan review process and interacts with design professionals until approvals are obtained and permits are issued. Prepares plan review correspondence to permit applicants; documents plan deficiencies, required corrections, and engineering details. Coordinates project approvals, building permits, and plan reviews with staff, other departments, and outside agencies. Assists in fee structuring for assigned activities and projects; prepares detailed cost estimates with appropriate justifications; maintains a variety of records and prepares routine plan check reports. Attends a variety of meetings to review and discuss plans, documents, and code requirements; performs field reviews as necessary. Prepares reports and correspondence pertaining to structural engineering problems and building code enforcement; maintains records of plan checking activities. Observes and complies with all City and mandated safety rules, regulations, and protocols. Performs related duties as required. Minimum Qualifications EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE Any combination of training and experience that would provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the required qualifications would be: Required: High School Diploma or equivalent (GED), supplemented by college-level coursework in civil or structural engineering, architecture, or a related field. Five (5) years of increasingly responsible experience in plan checking of complex commercial or industrial structures and/or the enforcement of building codes for a public agency. LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS Possession of or ability to obtain and maintain a valid California Driver's License. Certification as a Plans Examiner from the International Conference of Building Officials or the International Code Council. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities / Physical Demands and Environmental Conditions KNOWLEDGE OF Principles of providing functional direction and training. Basic principles and practices of budget development, administration, and accountability. Principles, practices and methods of structural and building plan review. Practices for documenting plan checking procedures and correcting discrepancies. Fundamental principles, techniques, policies, and procedures of civil engineering. Construction methods, materials, tools, and equipment used for complex residential, commercial, and industrial construction, and principles of structural engineering. Methods, materials, tools and safety practices of the building, plumbing, and electrical trades. Applicable Federal, State, and local laws, rules, regulations, ordinances, and organizational policies and procedures relevant to assigned area of responsibility, including building, plumbing, electrical, mechanical, life safety, energy, and related codes. Legal processes and considerations involved in prosecuting violations of the building codes and ordinances. Modern equipment and communication tools used for business functions and program, project, and task coordination, including computers and software programs relevant to work performed. The structure and content of the English language, including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar. Principles and techniques for working with groups and fostering effective team interaction to ensure teamwork is conducted smoothly. Techniques for effectively representing the City in contacts with governmental agencies, community groups, various business, professional, educational and regulatory organizations, and with property owners, developers, contractors, and the public. Techniques for providing a high level of customer service by effectively dealing with the public, vendors, contractors, and City staff. City and mandated safety rules, regulations, and protocols. ABILITY TO Plan, organize, and coordinate the work of assigned staff. Effectively provide staff leadership and work direction. Assist in developing and implementing goals, objectives, practices, policies, procedures, and work standards. Read and interpret building plans, specifications, and codes. Examine and correct building plans, calculations and specifications in a rapid, uniform and accurate manner. Analyze, evaluate and solve or recommend effective solutions to building and code problems. Understand, interpret, and apply all pertinent laws, codes, regulations, policies and procedures, and standards relevant to work performed. Evaluate legal violations and take appropriate action. Make structural calculations necessary to determine the adherence of structural plans to code requirements. Prepare clear and concise reports, correspondence, and other written materials. Establish and maintain accurate logs, records, and basic written records of work performed. Make sound, independent decisions within established policy and procedural guidelines. Independently organize work, set priorities, meet critical deadlines, and follow-up on assignments. Effectively use computer systems, software applications relevant to work performed, and modern business equipment to perform a variety of work tasks. Effectively represent the department and the City in meetings with governmental agencies; community groups; various business, professional, and regulatory organizations; and in meetings with individuals. Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing, using appropriate English grammar and syntax. Use tact, initiative, prudence, and independent judgment within general policy, procedural, and legal guidelines. Establish, maintain, and foster positive and effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work. PHYSICAL DEMANDS When assigned to an office environment, must possess mobility to work in a standard office setting and use standard office equipment, including a computer; vision to read printed materials and a computer screen; and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone; ability to stand and walk between work areas may be required. Finger dexterity is needed to access, enter, and retrieve data using a computer keyboard or calculator and to operate standard office equipment. Positions in this classification occasionally bend, stoop, kneel, reach, push, and pull drawers open and closed to retrieve and file information. When assigned to field inspection, must possess mobility to work in changing site conditions; possess the strength, stamina, and mobility to perform light to medium physical work; to sit, stand, and walk on level, uneven, or slippery surfaces; to reach, twist, turn, kneel, and bend, to climb and descend ladders; and to operate a motor vehicle and visit various City sites; vision to inspect site conditions and work in progress. The job involves fieldwork requiring frequent walking in operational areas to identify problems or hazards, with exposure to hazardous materials in some site locations. Employees must possess the ability to lift, carry, push, and pull materials and objects averaging a weight of 40 pounds, or heavier weights, in all cases with the use of proper equipment and/or assistance from other staff. ENVIRONMENTAL ELEMENTS Employees work in an office environment with moderate noise levels, controlled temperature conditions, and no direct exposure to hazardous physical substances. Employees also work in the field and are exposed to loud noise levels, cold and hot temperatures, inclement weather conditions, road hazards, vibration, confining workspace, chemicals, mechanical and/or electrical hazards, and hazardous physical substances and fumes. Employees may interact with upset staff and/or public and private representatives in interpreting and enforcing departmental policies and procedures. Supplemental Information APPLICATION PROCEDURE A City application form must be submitted online. Applicants can apply online at www.MurrietaCA.gov . SELECTION PROCESS Candidates must clearly demonstrate through their application materials that they meet the employment standards outlined above. All properly completed applications will be reviewed, and the most appropriately qualified individuals will be invited to continue in the selection process. Examinations for the position may consist of any combination of appraisal interview, performance test and writing exercise to evaluate the applicant's skill, training, and experience for the position. Successful applicants will be placed on an eligibility list. The City may also merge lists. The selected candidate(s) must successfully complete pre-employment clearances which may include a physical, drug screen, and Live Scan background screening. COMMUNITY The City of Murrieta, located in southwest Riverside County, was incorporated under the general laws of the State of California on July 1, 1991, and currently supports a population of approximately 114,000 residents. While offering affordable housing and high quality schools, the City represents a blend of dynamic growth amid the traditional values of a historic rural community dating back to the 1890's. Every resident and employee of the City has the opportunity to be an integral part in shaping the Murrieta of today, and, more important, the Murrieta of tomorrow. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Murrieta, CA Murrieta, California, United States
Apr 19, 2019
Full Time
Description and Essential Functions ***FIRST REVIEW OF APPLICATIONS ON MAY 12, 2019.*** DEFINITION Under general direction, plans, organizes, assigns, supervises, reviews and participates in the work of staff performing plan check functions; ensures the work quality and adherence to established policies and procedures; assists and provides direction to the technicians at public counter; performs the more advanced technical and highly complex tasks relative to the assigned area of responsibility; and performs related work as required. SUPERVISION RECEIVED AND EXERCISED Receives general direction the Building Official. Exercises direct supervision over and provides training and guidance to technical staff. CLASS CHARACTERISTICS This is the full supervisory-level classification in the Plans Examiner series that exercises independent judgment on specialized plan check functions with accountability and ongoing decision-making responsibilities associated with the work. Incumbents are responsible for planning, organizing, reviewing and evaluating the work of assigned staff and for providing support to management in a variety of areas. Performance of the work requires the use of independence, initiative and discretion within established guidelines. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Management reserves the right to add, modify, change, or rescind the work assignments of different positions and to make reasonable accommodations where appropriate so that qualified employees can perform the essential functions of the job. Plans, organizes, assigns, supervises, reviews and participates in the work of the plan checking work unit; evaluates employee performance, counsels employees, and effectively recommends initial disciplinary action; assists in selection and promotion. Monitors activities of the assigned unit; identifies opportunities for improving service delivery and procedures; provides recommendations concerning process changes; reviews with appropriate management staff; implements improvements. Oversees and performs difficult structural analysis and reviews plan check submittal documents for permit applications for complex construction, alteration, or repair of residential, commercial, and industrial buildings for compliance with the City, State, and Federal codes and regulations. Coordinates assigned services and operations with those of other divisions and outside agencies. Implements goals, objectives, policies and priorities for assigned services and programs; identifies resource needs; researches, recommends and implements policies and procedures. Reviews and evaluates construction documents including plans, drawings, blueprints, specifications, engineering calculations, and energy calculations for compliance; makes judgments as to whether structural designs or plans conform to applicable codes. Confers with architects, engineers, contractors, homeowners and others relative to construction or building projects; coordinates plan examining activities with City departments and other agencies; confers and corresponds with other professional personnel in connection with building code interpretation and application. Responds to public inquiries over the telephone or at the counter concerning questions regarding permit processing, building, or other construction-related questions; performs plan reviews at the customer service counter for the general public; assists applicants in achieving compliance with various codes and regulations; resolves disputes; assists the technicians by providing assistance and direction at the public counter. Determines fee structuring for assigned activities and projects; prepares detailed cost estimates with appropriate justifications; maintains a variety of records and prepares routine plan check reports. Attends a variety of meetings to review and discuss plans, documents, and code requirements; performs field reviews as necessary. Participates in the preparation and administration of the plan check program budget; submit budget recommendations; monitor expenditures. Prepares analytical and statistical reports on operations and activities. Ensures staff complies with City and mandated safety rules, regulations, and protocols. Performs other duties as assigned. Minimum Qualifications EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE A typical way to obtain the required qualifications would be: Required: High School Diploma or equivalent (GED) supplemented by college-level coursework or technical training in construction technology, building inspection, or a related field. Five (5) years of increasingly responsible experience in plan checking of complex commercial or industrial structures and/or the enforcement of building codes for a public agency, including two (2) years of which should be in a supervisory or lead capacity. LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS Possession of, or ability to obtain and maintain, a valid California Driver's License. Certification as a California Building Plans Examiner from the International Conference of Building Officials or the International Code Council. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities / Physical Demands and Environmental Conditions KNOWLEDGE OF Principles and practices of employee supervision, including work planning, assignment review and evaluation, discipline, and training of staff in work procedures. Principles and practices of leadership. Principles and techniques for working with groups and fostering effective team interaction to ensure teamwork is conducted smoothly. Principles, practices and methods of structural and building plan review. Practices for documenting plan checking procedures and correcting discrepancies. Fundamental principles, techniques, policies, and procedures of civil engineering. Legal processes and considerations involved in prosecuting violations of the building codes and ordinances. Applicable Federal, State, and local laws, codes and procedures relevant to assigned areas of responsibility. Record keeping principles and procedures. City and mandated safety rules, regulations, and protocols. Techniques for effectively representing the City in contacts with governmental agencies, community groups, various business, professional, educational and regulatory organizations, and with property owners, developers, contractors, and the public. Modern equipment and communication tools used for business functions and program, project, and task coordination, including computers and software programs relevant to work performed. The structure and content of the English language, including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar. Techniques for providing a high level of customer service by effectively dealing with the public, vendors, contractors, and City staff. ABILITY TO Select and supervise staff, provide training and development opportunities, ensure work is performed effectively, and evaluate performance in an objective and positive manner. Assist in developing and implementing goals, objectives, practices, policies, procedures and work standards. Read and interpret building plans, specifications, and codes. Examine and correct building plans, calculations and specifications in a rapid, uniform and accurate manner. Analyze, evaluate and solve or recommend effective solutions to building and code problems. Understand, interpret, and apply all pertinent laws, codes, regulations, policies and procedures, and standards relevant to work performed. Evaluate legal violations and take appropriate action. Make structural calculations necessary to determine the adherence of structural plans to code requirements. Interpret, apply, explain, and ensure compliance with applicable Federal, State, and local laws, rules, regulations, policies, and procedures. Prepare clear, effective, and accurate reports, correspondence, and other written materials. Effectively represent the division and the City in meetings with other departments, public and private organizations, and individuals. Establish and maintain accurate logs, records, and written records of work performed. Make accurate mathematic computations. Organize and prioritize a variety of projects and multiple tasks in an effective and timely manner; organize own work, set priorities, and meet critical time deadlines. Use tact, initiative, prudence, and independent judgment within general policy, procedural, and legal guidelines. Effectively use computer systems, software applications relevant to work performed, and modern business equipment to perform a variety of work tasks. Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing, using appropriate English grammar and syntax. May serve as acting Building Official in the absence of the Building Official. Establish, maintain, and foster positive and effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work. PHYSICAL DEMANDS When assigned to an office environment, must possess mobility to work in a standard office setting and use standard office equipment, including a computer; vision to read printed materials and a computer screen; and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone; ability to stand and walk between work areas may be required. Finger dexterity is needed to access, enter, and retrieve data using a computer keyboard or calculator and to operate standard office equipment. Positions in this classification occasionally bend, stoop, kneel, reach, push, and pull drawers open and closed to retrieve and file information. When assigned to field inspection, must possess mobility to work in changing site conditions; possess the strength, stamina, and mobility to perform light to medium physical work; to sit, stand, and walk on level, uneven, or slippery surfaces; to reach, twist, turn, kneel, and bend, to climb and descend ladders; and to operate a motor vehicle and visit various City sites; vision to inspect site conditions and work in progress. The job involves fieldwork requiring frequent walking in operational areas to identify problems or hazards, with exposure to hazardous materials in some site locations. Employees must possess the ability to lift, carry, push, and pull materials and objects averaging a weight of 40 pounds, or heavier weights, in all cases with the use of proper equipment and/or assistance from other staff. ENVIRONMENTAL ELEMENTS Employees work in an office environment with moderate noise levels, controlled temperature conditions, and no direct exposure to hazardous physical substances. Employees also work in the field and are exposed to loud noise levels, cold and hot temperatures, inclement weather conditions, road hazards, vibration, confining workspace, chemicals, mechanical and/or electrical hazards, and hazardous physical substances and fumes. Employees may interact with upset staff and/or public and private representatives in interpreting and enforcing departmental policies and procedures. Supplemental Information APPLICATION PROCEDURE A City application form must be submitted online. Applicants can apply online at www.MurrietaCA.gov . SELECTION PROCESS Candidates must clearly demonstrate through their application materials that they meet the employment standards outlined above. All properly completed applications will be reviewed, and the most appropriately qualified individuals will be invited to continue in the selection process. Examinations for the position may consist of any combination of appraisal interview, performance test and writing exercise to evaluate the applicant's skill, training, and experience for the position. Successful applicants will be placed on an eligibility list. The City may also merge lists. The selected candidate(s) must successfully complete pre-employment clearances which may include a physical, drug screen, and Live Scan background screening. COMMUNITY The City of Murrieta, located in southwest Riverside County, was incorporated under the general laws of the State of California on July 1, 1991, and currently supports a population of approximately 114,000 residents. While offering affordable housing and high quality schools, the City represents a blend of dynamic growth amid the traditional values of a historic rural community dating back to the 1890's. Every resident and employee of the City has the opportunity to be an integral part in shaping the Murrieta of today, and, more important, the Murrieta of tomorrow. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Murrieta, CA Murrieta, California, United States
Feb 07, 2019
Part Time
Description and Essential Functions Open until the needs of the City have been met. Applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. First review of applications will be held March 17, 2019. MUST BE ABLE TO WORK A FLEXIBLE SCHEDULE, INCLUDING WEEKENDS, EVENINGS, HOLIDAYS AND SPLIT SHIFTS. Due to the nature of seasonal employment, incumbent MUST be available full-time from mid-June through August, without vacation leave. These are seasonal, part-time, and non-benefited positions. COMMUNITY The City of Murrieta, located in southwest Riverside County, was incorporated under the general laws of the State of California on July 1, 1991 and currently supports a population of approximately 114,000 residents. While offering affordable housing and high quality schools, the City represents a blend of dynamic growth amid the traditional values of a historic rural community dating back to the 1890's. Every resident and employee of the City has the opportunity to be an integral part in shaping the Murrieta of today, and, more important, the Murrieta of tomorrow. DEFINITION LIFEGUARD - This position works under the direction of the Senior Lifeguard to enforce established rules and regulations governing the conduct of the patrons at the pool and to ensure the safety of participants at all times. WATER SAFETY INSTRUCTOR - This position works under the direction of the Senior Lifeguard to plan and teach swim classes for all levels; maintain and complete all instructional records for the Red Cross and participants; enforce established rules and regulations governing the conduct of the patrons at the pool and to ensure the safety of participants at all times. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Perform water rescues as necessary. Administer first aid Perform basic maintenance of the pool and the deck, including testing of chemicals, vacuuming pool, and sweeping deck Collect pool fees. Complete daily reports. Deal tactfully and courteously with the public. Perform related duties as required. Minimum Qualifications EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE Required: Must be at least sixteen (16) years of age and have the ability to obtain and maintain a valid work permit. Highly Desired: Previous lifeguard experience with a public or private agency. LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS Certificates MUST be current, with copies of the front and back attached to application materials for consideration. Lifeguard: CPR for Professional Rescuer certificate or Healthcare Provider certificate Basic First Aid certificate Lifeguard Training Certificate Water Safety Instructor: Water Safety Instructor (W.S.I.) certificate (Lifeguard WSI positions) Knowledge, Skills and Abilities / Physical Demands and Environmental Conditions KNOWLEDGE OF Water safety, lifesaving and first aid techniques. Basic pool maintenance procedures. ABILITY TO Work tactfully and courteously with the general public. Communicate clearly and concisely both orally and in writing. Establish and maintain effective working relationships. Perform lifesaving and first aid tasks. Make change and otherwise handle money. Work varying hours including evenings, weekends, holidays, and split shifts. Perform other related duties as required. Supplemental Information LIFEGUARD SKILLS TESTING Scheduled for Saturday, March 30, 2019. Additional testing dates available upon request 100 Yard Swim Retrieval of 10 lb weight Demonstrate skills needed for an active victim rescue Demonstrate skills needed for a passive victim rescue Demonstrate skills needed to perform CPR APPLICATION PROCEDURE A City application form must be submitted online. Applicants can apply online at www.MurrietaCA.gov . SELECTION PROCESS Candidates must clearly demonstrate through their application materials that they meet the employment standards outlined above. All properly completed applications will be reviewed, and the most appropriately qualified individuals will be invited to continue in the selection process. Examinations for the position may consist of any combination of appraisal interview, performance test and writing exercise to evaluate the applicant's skill, training, and experience for the position. Successful applicants will be placed on an eligibility list. The City may also merge lists. The selected candidate(s) must successfully complete pre-employment clearances which may include a physical, drug screen, and fingerprinting. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Murrieta, CA Murrieta, California, United States
Jan 23, 2019
Full Time
Description and Essential Functions UPDATE: Open until the needs of the City have been met. Applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. COMMUNITY The City of Murrieta, located in southwest Riverside County, was incorporated under the general laws of the State of California on July 1, 1991, and currently supports a population of approximately 114,000 residents. While offering affordable housing and high quality schools, the City represents a blend of dynamic growth amid the traditional values of a historic rural community dating back to the 1890's. Every resident and employee of the City has the opportunity to be an integral part in shaping the Murrieta of today, and, more important, the Murrieta of tomorrow. DEFINITION Under direction performs a diverse range of professional engineering duties in support of an assigned program area which may include, but is not limited to capital improvement projects, development services, and public works infrastructure; prepares and/or participates in the preparation and review of preliminary and final engineering plans, cost estimates, cost analysis studies, specifications and schedules; oversees and coordinates the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) activities; provides technical support to management in assigned engineering program area; and performs related work as required. SUPERVISION RECEIVED AND EXERCISED Receives direction from assigned supervisory or management personnel. Exercises no direct supervision over staff. CLASS CHARACTERISTICS This journey level classification is responsible for providing professional support in an assigned engineering program area, working independently and exercising judgment. Positions at this level receive only occasional instruction or assistance as new or unusual situations arise and are fully aware of the operating procedures and policies of the work unit. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Management reserves the right to add, modify, change, or rescind the work assignments of different positions and to make reasonable accommodations where appropriate so that qualified employees can perform the essential functions of the job. Performs a diverse range of professional engineering duties in an assigned program area which may include, but is not limited to, capital improvement projects, development services, and public works infrastructure. Prepares and/or participates in the preparation and review of preliminary and final engineering plans, cost estimates, cost analysis studies, specifications and schedules for public works projects; plans include, but are not limited to, demolition, grading, street improvement, storm drains, traffic control, erosion control and irrigation. Prepares and administers contracts for engineering services; determines scope of projects; prepares requests for proposals; conducts pre-bid and pre-construction conferences; provides input into the selection process; and directs the work of contracted service providers. Serves as project manager on assigned projects; analyzes and resolves design and engineering issues; settles disputes and issues with inspectors, engineers and contractors; conducts negotiations for change orders; prepares contract modifications for change orders; coordinates relocation/adjustments of existing utilities for projects. Performs a variety of engineering calculations on assigned projects. Oversees inspections of civil infrastructure such as roads, water and sewer and storm drains, subdivisions and grading; may direct and coordinate the work of inspection personnel. Oversees and coordinates theNPDESactivities and operations including but not limited to, preparation of the Water Quality Improvement Plan (WQIP), implementing the Jurisdictional Runoff Management Plan (JRMP), performing semiannual outfall screenings, and completing the Transitional Monitoring and Assessment Program Annual Report. Attends weekly and monthly WQIP meetings; provides input and reviews submittals to the Regional Board; identifies and recommends City strategies to achieve WQIP goals; develops and coordinates programs to implement identified strategies for new permit cycle. Maintains, coordinates and enforces JRMP's Illicit Discharge Detection and Elimination program which includes maintaining the Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4) for existing residential, construction, commercial and industrial inventory database; completes residential, commercial and industrial inspections, and prepares the JRMP Annual Report. Reviews subdivision and improvement plans, parcel maps, road and grading plans, and related maps and specifications for accuracy and conformance to established engineering practices and mandated regulations; approves legal descriptions and plats. Reviews and conditions development applications; responds to enquiries and meets with applicants and consultants with respect to entitlement and design issues; coordinates application review and conditioning with other departments such as traffic engineering; participates in design review committee meetings with other departments to identify, consider and resolve issues. Conducts a plan check on Preliminary Water Quality Management Plans; meets with applicants and engineers to discuss water quality solutions. Participates in Planning Commission and Director Hearings; responds to questions from the Commissioners and public speakers as they relate to engineering issues and conditions. Meets with contractors, engineers, developers, architects, a variety of outside agencies, and the general public in acquiring information and coordinating engineering matters; provides information regarding City development requirements. Provides information to the public and resolves questions and complaints regarding the interpretation and application of relevant codes, rules and regulations relating to traffic and construction. Observes and complies with City and mandated safety rules, regulations, and protocols. Performs other duties as assigned. Minimum Qualifications EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE Any combination of training and experience that would provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the required qualifications would be: Required: Equivalent to a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in civil engineering or a closely related field. Three (3) years of progressively responsible professional experience in civil engineering. LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS Possession of a valid certificate as a Professional Civil Engineer in the state of California. Possession of or ability to obtain and maintain a valid California Driver's License or other means that would allow for the ability to commute to meetings, conduct site visits, and attend other special events throughout the county may be required at the time of hire. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities / Physical Demands and Environmental Conditions KNOWLEDGE OF Principles and practices of civil engineering as applied to the planning, design, cost estimating, construction, installation, and inspection of a wide variety of municipal facilities. Methods, materials, and techniques used in the construction of public works projects, including water, storm water, street, and traffic systems design. Methods and techniques of conducting comprehensive inspections on infrastructure projects. Principles and practices of capital improvement program budgeting, cost estimation, funding, project management, and contract administration. Principles and practices of checking engineering plan designs, and conditioning applications for compliance with permitting requirements. Home building and entitlement processes. Plan check processes which expedite the permit and construction timelines. Water quality management plans and requirements. Methods and techniques of preparing engineering calculations and cost estimates. Applicable Federal, State, and local laws, regulatory codes, and procedures relevant to assigned area of responsibility. Principles and practices of environmental impact assessment and related regulatory processes for assigned projects. Contract management practices in a public agency setting. Practices of researching engineering and design issues, evaluating alternatives, making sound recommendations, and preparing and presenting effective staff reports. Principles of advanced mathematics and their application to engineering work. General principles of risk management related to engineering project design and construction. Recent and on-going developments, current literature, and sources of information related to the engineering, development and construction fields. Record keeping principles and procedures. City and mandated safety rules, regulations, and protocols. Techniques for effectively representing the City in contacts with governmental agencies, community groups, and various business, professional, regulatory, and legislative organizations. Modern equipment and communication tools used for business functions and program, project, and task coordination, including computers and software programs relevant to work performed. The structure and content of the English language, including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar. Techniques for providing a high level of customer service by effectively dealing with the public, vendors, contractors, and City staff. ABILITY TO Perform a variety of professional engineering duties in support of the City's capital improvement and development programs. Manage capital improvement projects from the planning through the construction phases including compliance with project specifications, quality, timeline and budget. Oversee and coordinate the work of contracted service providers. Prepare and/or review a diverse range of documents including engineering and construction plans, specifications, legal descriptions, and related materials. Oversee and/or conduct comprehensive construction project inspections. Review and condition a diverse range of development applications. Prepare clear and concise reports, correspondence, technical specifications, and other written materials. Analyze, interpret, summarize, and present administrative and technical information and data in an effective manner. Understand, interpret, and apply all pertinent laws, codes, regulations, policies and procedures, and standards relevant to work performed. Conduct complex research projects, evaluate alternatives, make sound recommendations, and prepare effective technical staff reports. Effectively represent the department and the City in meetings with governmental agencies, community groups, and various businesses, professional, and regulatory organizations and in meetings with individuals. Establish and maintain a variety of filing, record keeping, and tracking systems. Effectively use computer systems, software applications relevant to work performed, and modern business equipment to perform a variety of work tasks. Independently organize work, set priorities, meet critical deadlines, and follow-up on assignments. Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing, using appropriate English grammar and syntax. Use tact, initiative, prudence, and independent judgment within general policy, procedural, and legal guidelines. Establish, maintain, and foster positive and effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work. PHYSICAL DEMANDS When working within an office environment, must possess mobility to work in a standard office setting and use standard office equipment, including a computer; vision to read printed materials and a computer screen; and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone; ability to stand and walk between work areas may be required. Finger dexterity is needed to access, enter, and retrieve data using a computer keyboard or calculator and to operate standard office equipment. Positions in this classification occasionally bend, stoop, kneel, reach, push, and pull drawers open and closed to retrieve and file information. When working in the field environment, must possess mobility to work in changing site conditions; possess the strength, stamina, and mobility to perform light to medium physical work; to sit, stand, and walk on level, uneven, or slippery surfaces; to reach, twist, turn, kneel, and bend, to climb and descend ladders; and to operate a motor vehicle and visit various sites; vision to inspect site conditions and work in progress. The job involves fieldwork requiring frequent walking in operational areas to identify problems or hazards, with exposure to hazardous materials in some site locations. Employees must possess the ability to lift, carry, push, and pull materials and objects averaging a weight of 40 pounds. ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS Employees work primarily in an office environment with moderate noise levels and controlled temperature conditions, and periodically work in a field environment where they are exposed to loud noise levels, cold and hot temperatures, inclement weather conditions, road hazards, vibration, confining workspace, chemicals, mechanical and/or electrical hazards, and hazardous physical substances and fumes. Employees may interact with upset staff and/or public and private representatives and contractors in interpreting and enforcing departmental policies and procedures. Supplemental Information APPLICATION PROCEDURE A City application form and resume must be submitted online. Applicants can apply online at www.murrietaca.gov . SELECTION PROCESS Candidates must clearly demonstrate through their application materials that they meet the employment standards outlined above. All properly completed applications will be reviewed, and the most appropriately qualified individuals will be invited to continue in the selection process. Examinations for the position may consist of any combination of appraisal interview, performance test and writing exercise to evaluate the applicant's skill, training, and experience for the position. Successful applicants will be placed on an eligibility list. The City may also merge lists. The selected candidate(s) must successfully complete pre-employment clearances which may include a physical, drug screen, and Live Scan background screening. Closing Date/Time: Continuous