The City of Sanibel, an environmentally sensitive, sanctuary island is located in southwest Florida, with 24 miles of shoreline, of which 11 miles are along the beautiful emerald green waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Incorporated in 1974, the City has a current population of 6,591 residents, with a seasonal fluctuation around 33,000. The City of Sanibel has more than 25 miles of paved shared use paths and has earned the distinguished "Gold" designation as a Bicycle Friendly Community by the League of American Bicyclists.  The average temperature on Sanibel Island is a beautiful 74 degrees.    

6 job(s) at City of Sanibel

City of Sanibel Sanibel, FL, United States
Jun 15, 2019
Full Time
Description Under the direction of the Planning Branch Supervisor, performs professional planning work in the implementation and enforcement of the Comprehensive Land Use Plan, Land Development Code, and related development rules, regulations, codes, and ordinances.Performs other work as requested. Duties Reviews, evaluates, and processes applications for development including plans for site development and construction, vegetation and wildlife plans, treatment of wetlands, waste water disposal, and drainage improvements. Issues variance applications; issues permits and prepares reports/recommendations for public hearing or City administration. Assists the public with interpretation and application of planning policies, rules, regulations, procedures, codes, and ordinances. Reviews legal documents such as deed restrictions and easements for compliance with development plans. Gathers information, issues notifications, and assists with departmental materials and preparations for Planning Commission and other professional board meetings. Assists with data collection and analysis for updating the Comprehensive Land Use Plan; researches and prepares reports and documents for special departmental studies, surveys, or projects. Attends Planning Commission and City Council meeting and makes presentations on specific projects and studies. Makes inspections at development sites as needed. Reviews, evaluates, and prepares reports with recommendations on applications to amend the Comprehensive Land Use Plan and Land Development Code. Required Education, Experience, License, Registration, and Certification Qualifications Bachelors degree in planning or related field from an accredited college or university; with two (2) years proven work experience in planning and zoning, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Supplemental or Additional Information Knowledge of the laws, ordinances, and codes relating to land use plans and development regulations. Knowledge of the principles and practices and modern urban and environmental planning. Ability to prepare and present oral and written reports based on research and special studies. Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other employees, officials, the public, and other agencies. Ability to read and understand plats, maps, and similar relevant documents. Sill in the use of basic office equipment.
City of Sanibel Sanibel, FL, United States
Jun 12, 2019
Full Time
Description Under the direction of the Community Services Director/City Engineer,responsible for overseeing Wastewater, Stormwater andTransportation Engineering Projects. Incumbent is responsible for the development of designs and plans for public improvements including wastewater and stormwater projects;construction supervision of all public works project improvements; and ensuring City code compliance for transportation engineering of private projects. Assists the City Engineer in administrating City Land Development Codes applicable to Public Works in existing and proposed facilities; assists the public in projects related to the City Land Development Code. Performs other work as requested. Duties Leads crew in making surveys for the design phase of a project. Designs plans for public improvements, directs Engineering Technicians and supervises the preparation of specifications for bidding by private contractors or for construction by City employees. Ensures capital improvement projects are planned, designed, and built according to acceptable engineering standards. Reviews all private applications for development to assure compliance with City code and they are in accordance with acceptable engineering standards. As Project Manager of Public Works projects, directs field surveys and inspections, road improvements, and other public works projects. Obtains permit application approval for municipal projects from the appropriate local, state and federal agencies. Serves as City Engineer whenCommunity Services Directoris absent. Required Education, Experience, License, Registration, and Certification Qualifications Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with a major in civil engineering; or possess certification as a Registered Professional Engineer in the State of Florida; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Supplemental or Additional Information Knowledge of modern engineering methods and practices. Knowledge of the design of stormwater drainage systems, transportation engineeringand sanitary sewer facilities. Ability to work effectively with public organizations and citizens. Ability to design engineering plans and specifications for construction projects. Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing.
City of Sanibel Sanibel, FL, United States
May 24, 2019
Full Time
Description Under close supervision, performs specialized clerical and dispatching work for the city's law enforcement and non-emergency situations. Responsible for receiving, processing, and disseminating information in an accurate and timely manner to provide expeditious response to emergency situations. Employees in this class perform considerable record maintenance functions requiring specialized knowledge of departmental rules and regulations, and apply acute attention to detail. Position is distinguished from a 911 Certified Operator which has greater responsibility, experience, and attainment of required certifications. Duties Receives all incoming telephone calls, screens, transmits information to proper City/County police, fire, emergency or other appropriate personnel or agencies; records and logs all messages. Maintains constant radio contact with City/County law enforcement, fire, and emergency units; receives and transmits messages, maintains records and logs or these contacts. Prepares, types files, copies and maintains a wide variety of departmental papers such as identification cards, General Offense and Arrest Reports, dark house reports, warrants and parking permits. Handles public walk-in inquiries at police department. Disseminates to public information regarding general police or specific crime information, informs City merchants on area crime schemes. Monitors, sends, receives and distributes teletype information. Performs routine checks on emergency and general alarm equipment, activates alarm systems. Required Education, Experience, License, Registration, and Certification Qualifications High school diploma or GED; and two years documented computer use in an office environment with two years multi-line phone experience documented by work history. Will be required to successfully complete the Public Safety Telecommunicator Training Program with the ability to obtain State of Florida, 911 Public Safety Telecommunicator certification and FCIC / NCIC certification within six (6) months of hire or as quickly as the class schedule permits. Must be able to work nights, weekends and holidays. Supplemental or Additional Information Knowledge of City streets and local area. Knowledge of City streets and local area. Knowledge of general office practice, procedures and equipment. Knowledge of teletype, radio, computer, emergency alarm equipment and ten codes and signals. Ability to accurately record and communicate messages on the phone. Ability to follow complex oral and written instructions. Ability to speak clearly and concisely on telephone. Ability to think clearly and logically under stress. Skill in operating telephone and emergency communications equipment. Ability to operate in a Microsoft Windows environment
City of Sanibel Sanibel, FL, United States
May 24, 2019
Full Time
Description ** MUST BE CURRENTLY ENROLLED AND ATTENDING a Florida Police Academy and seeks employment with the City of Sanibel upon receiving certification. Duties ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES UPON APPOINTMENT Responds to calls regarding public disturbances, criminal, civil, or emergency situations. Responds as requested to provide back-up for Sheriff's office. Detects and prevents criminal activities by surveillance of assigned business and residential areas. Notes possible criminal occurrences and takes steps to prevent criminal actions. Promotes crime prevention by initiating contact with businesses and residents including explaining applicable laws, soliciting cooperation in crime reporting, and otherwise creating a good rapport with area citizens. Investigates crime scenes or accidents. Protects evidence, takes testimony, contacts witnesses, and assists in the investigation. Inspects alcoholic beverage businesses and enforces laws and ordinance relating to consumption of alcoholic beverages. Enforces traffic laws and vehicle codes and promotes traffic safety. Notes illegal or unsafe driving practices and advises or makes arrests as appropriate. Directs traffic, reports unsafe road conditions, and otherwise promotes vehicular and pedestrian safety. Patrols back roads and beach areas to detect smuggling activities. Prepares a variety of daily and other reports related to crimes, accidents, and other duties. Maintains logs, completes forms, and prepares disposition and speed reports as requested. Provides a variety of related services. Transports and fingerprints prisoners, provides assistance to motorists, resolves domestic disturbances, and gives talks before civic groups. Responds to calls from citizens regarding nuisance or wild animals. Assists Coast Guard in responding to distress calls from boaters in the Sanibel area. Supervises support staff in records management, information processing, and traffic control. Supervises shift in Sergeant's absence as designated by operations Commander. Operates computer and supervises information processing section. Operates special equipment such as police boat and motorcycle. Provides backup to dispatchers and assumes dispatch responsibilities in dispatcher's absence. Functions as D.A.R.E. (Drug, Abuse, Resistance, Education) Officer and School Resource Officer when qualified and assigned. Trains new officer when qualified and assigned as field training officer. Required Education, Experience, License, Registration, and Certification Qualifications APPLICANT MUST BE CURRENTLY ATTENDING A FLORIDA POLICE ACADEMY AND HAVE : High school diploma, GED, or equivalent certificate of competency required. Must receive certification as a law enforcement officer by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement prior to employment. Must possess a valid Florida Driver's License or ability to obtain one within 30 days of employment. Requires shift, holiday and weekend work. Supplemental or Additional Information Knowledge of the principles, practices, and techniques of modern law enforcement. Knowledge of applicable state, local, and federal laws and ordinances. Knowledge of emergency medical and first aid practices. Ability to observe and detect potential criminal activities. Ability to coordinate activities in emergency situations. Ability to investigate situations and to prepare written reports. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other City departments, public agencies, and the general public. Ability to communicate effectively, orally and in writing. Skill in operating motor vehicles in hazardous situations. Skill in the use of firearms and other police equipment.
City of Sanibel Sanibel, FL, United States
May 17, 2019
Full Time
Description Under the general supervision of a Sergeant, performs a wide variety of police, law enforcement, and investigative duties including the protection of life and property, crime detection, traffic enforcement, emergency management, and other public safety responsibilities. Duties may also include special assignments in areas such as the detective bureau, information and records processing, and supervision of support staff as designated by the Police Chief. Performs other work as requested. Duties Responds to calls regarding public disturbances, criminal, civil, or emergency situations. Responds as requested to provide back-up for Sheriff's office. Detects and prevents criminal activities by surveillance of assigned business and residential areas. Notes possible criminal occurrences and takes steps to prevent criminal actions. Promotes crime prevention by initiating contact with businesses and residents including explaining applicable laws, soliciting cooperation in crime reporting, and otherwise creating a good rapport with area citizens. Investigates crime scenes or accidents. Protects evidence, takes testimony, contacts witnesses, and assists in the investigation. Inspects alcoholic beverage businesses and enforces laws and ordinance relating to consumption of alcoholic beverages. Enforces traffic laws and vehicle codes and promotes traffic safety. Notes illegal or unsafe driving practices and advises or makes arrests as appropriate. Directs traffic, reports unsafe road conditions, and otherwise promotes vehicular and pedestrian safety. Patrols back roads and beach areas to detect smuggling activities. Prepares a variety of daily and other reports related to crimes, accidents, and other duties. Maintains logs, completes forms, and prepares disposition and speed reports as requested. Provides a variety of related services. Transports and fingerprints prisoners, provides assistance to motorists, resolves domestic disturbances, and gives talks before civic groups. Attends depositions and court and testifies as required. Responds to calls from citizens regarding nuisance or wild animals. Assists Coast Guard in responding to distress calls from boater in the Sanibel area. Supervises support staff in records management, information processing, and traffic control. Supervises shift in Sergeant's absence as designated by operations Commander. Operates computer and supervises information processing section. Operates special equipment such as police boat and motorcycle. Provides backup to dispatchers and assumes dispatch responsibilities in dispatcher's absence. Functions as D.A.R.E. (Drug, Abuse, Resistance, Education) Officer and School Resource Officer when qualified and assigned. Trains new officer when qualified and assigned as field training officer. NOTE: The examples of essential functions as listed in this class specification are not necessarily descriptive of any one position in the class. The omission of an essential function does not preclude management from assigning specific duties not listed herein if such functions are a logical assignment to the position. Required Education, Experience, License, Registration, and Certification Qualifications High school diploma, GED, or equivalent certificate of competency required. **MUST HAVE** Current certification as a law enforcement officer in the State of Florida by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE). Must possess a valid Florida Driver's License. Requires shift, holiday and weekend work. Supplemental or Additional Information Knowledge of the principles, practices, and techniques of modern law enforcement. Knowledge of applicable state, local, and federal laws and ordinances. Knowledge of emergency medical and first aid practices. Ability to observe and detect potential criminal activities. Ability to coordinate activities in emergency situations. Ability to investigate situations and to prepare written reports. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other City departments, public agencies, and the general public. Ability to communicate effectively, orally and in writing. Skill in operating motor vehicles in hazardous situations. Skill in the use of firearms and other police equipment.
City of Sanibel Sanibel, FL, United States
Mar 29, 2019
Part Time
Description Under general supervision, the purpose of the position is to perform lifeguard services, general maintenance activities, and assisting with children's activities. Work involves exercising preventative safety measures to ensure the safety of patrons and to repair and maintain the recreational facilities and equipment. Other duties may be performed relating to summer program/after-school program activities, receptionist functions at the front counter and/or routine custodial operations. Duties Performs responsible protective service work ensuring the safe use of the swimming facility by patrons.Aids in water rescue as needed and CPR or first aid treatment to injured or ill patrons. Observes actions of swimmers, and maintains discipline in and around pool facilities. Enforces pool and water safety rules in a tactful and effective manner. Assists with children's activities such as after-school programs, summer program, arts and crafts, and swimming programs. Performs general maintenance of the pool and surrounding areas; checks water make-up and adjusts pool chemicals; maintains recreational facilities and equipment. Performs other duties as required. Required Education, Experience, License, Registration, and Certification Qualifications High School diploma or GED; supplemented by one (1) year of responsible experience in recreation programs. Possession of a Red Cross Lifeguarding CertificationWater Safety Instructor Certification desired CPR and first aid professional rescuer certification required Supplemental or Additional Information To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.Knowledge of life-saving methods and practices Knowledge of pool maintenance and proper chemical make-up of pool water Knowledge of the principles, practices and techniques of public recreation programs Skill in leading and/or instructing recreational activities Ability to instruct swimming and water safety classes Knowledge of general building and facility maintenance practices Ability to add and subtract two digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10's and 100's Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other employees and the public Ability to perform rigorous exercises and keep in top physical condition