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Nestled between St. Augustine, the Nation's oldest city, and the World Center of Racing in Daytona Beach, Palm Coast is a Florida paradise – situated on 70 miles of saltwater and freshwater canals and the Intracoastal Waterway and just minutes from pristine Atlantic Ocean beaches. Vibrant lifestyle and the natural environment go hand-in-hand here. The City offers a dozen beautiful parks, 100 miles of connecting trails and paths for walking/bicycling, abundant fishing and boating, a year-round Running Series, and world-class tennis and golf. Lined with historic oaks, towering pines and indigenous vegetation, Palm Coast’s parks and trails showcase the splendid elegance of the native Florida landscape. The City’s respect for the environment continues to be recognized as the City is designated a Tree City USA and a Florida Green City-Gold Standard by the Florida Green Building Coalition. Palm Coast is a well-designed community in Northeast Florida offering a variety of attractions, activities and amenities that give visitors and newcomers an "authentic Florida" experience. Palm Coast is the closest I-95 exit to Florida’s beaches, and the area’s gorgeous wide beaches are not overly crowded or developed.

Please remember that only applicants that meet minimum qualification for the position will be considered for City employment. All applicants, at the time an interview is scheduled, will be asked to provide proof of diplomas, degrees, current licenses and certifications. We are pleased that you have chosen to explore employment opportunities with the City of Palm Coast and we wish you well in your search for employment.

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Maintenance Worker, E01 or E011

The City of Palm Coast is currently seeking a Maintenance Worker, EO1 or EO11 to join our Public Works/Parks Facilities Maintenance Division.  All positions perform work related duties to include the installation, maintenance and repair of the City infrastructure development and public properties management.  Specific areas of specialization include; maintenance, groundskeeping, landscape, and parks maintenance.

Maintenance Worker - Must possess a minimum of 2 years' experience in grounds keeping and or general maintenance.  $14.22 - $15.85 p/h.

Equipment Operator 1 - Must possess (11) months experience and operates light to heavy equipment and the ability to perform labor intensive work within difficult environmental conditions to include frequent lifting, pulling and pushing of 50 lbs. Must possess a Class "B" CDL license. $15.30 - $16.91 p/h.

Equipment Operator 11 - Must possess (3) years of light and heavy equipment operating experience including but not limited to operation of backhoe, front end loader, excavator, skid steer, gradall, etc. Must have the ability to perform labor intensive work within difficult environmental conditions to include frequent lifting, pulling and pushing of 50 lbs.  Must possess a Class "A" CDL license.  $16.32 - $18.19 p/h.

All positions require a high school diploma or a GED.  Must possess a valid Florida's driver's license .  All positions require experience in maintenance, grounds keeping, landscape, irrigation and parks maintenance.

This position closes on 12/5/2017 5:00 PM
Salary : $14.22 - $18.19
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Maintenance Worker, EO1 or EO11

The City of Palm Coast is currently seeking a Maintenance Worker, EO1 or EO11 to join our Public Works/Stormwater Division.  All positions perform work related duties to include the installation, maintenance and repair of the City infrastructure development and public properties management.  Specific areas of specialization include; Storm water, pipe and ditch experience.

Maintenance Worker - Must possess a minimum of 2 years' experience in grounds keeping and or general maintenance.  $14.22 -  $15.85 p/h.

Equipment Operator 1 - Must possess (11) months experience and operates light to heavy equipment and the ability to perform labor intensive work within difficult environmental conditions to include frequent lifting, pulling and pushing of 50 lbs. Must possess a Class "B" CDL license. $15.30 - $16.91 p/h.

Equipment Operator 11 - Must possess (3) years of light and heavy equipment operating experience including but not limited to operation of backhoe, front end loader, excavator, skid steer, gradall, etc. Must have the ability to perform labor intensive work within difficult environmental conditions to include frequent lifting, pulling and pushing of 50 lbs.  Must possess a Class "A" CDL license.  $16.32 - $18.19 p/h.
All positions require a high school diploma/GED. 

Must possess a valid Florida Driver's license. All positions require applicants to possess Stormwater experience, pipe replacement, and ditch maintenance.   

This position closes on 12/1/2017 5:00 PM
Salary : $14.22 - $18.19
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UTILITY SYSTEMS OPERATOR 1 -111

Under supervision, the purpose of the position is to perform diagnostic and equipment control operations to regulate collection, treatment, dispersal and disposal of wastewater in the City's Utilities Wastewater Department according to the area of assignment. Objective is to ensure effective processing of wastewater.  Based on level of experience, qualifications and education candidates may be hired as USO, USO 2 or USO 3.

Utility System Operator
Employees in this classification function at entry level, and are responsible for performing routine inspection, greasing and maintenance duties, collecting and interpreting data, collecting samples, ensuring efficient and effective operation of Wastewater facilities and equipment.  Experience with data entry, basic electric, plumbing and equipment maintenance preferred.  Must have (1) year experience in utilities or other pump-mechanical operations or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Must possess and maintain a Wastewater Treatment, Level C Operator Certification issued by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection.  $16.32 - $18.19 p/h.

Utility System Operator 2
Employees in this classification function at journey level, and are responsible for performing routine and moderately complex inspection and maintenance duties, ensuring efficient and effective operation of wastewater facilities and equipment.   Position is distinguished from that of the Utility Systems Operator I, by the level of independence the employee functions in, as a result of the advanced laboring knowledge acquired through training and work experience.  Must have three (3) years' experience in utilities pump-mechanical operations; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. Must possess and maintain Wastewater Treatment, Level B Operator Certification issued by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection.  $17.89 - $19.98 p/h.

Utility System Operator 3
Employees in this classification function at senior level, and are responsible for performing routine and complex inspection and maintenance duties, ensuring efficient and effective operation of water facilities and equipment. Position is distinguished from that of the Utility Systems Operator II, by the level of independence the employee functions in, as a result of the advanced laboring knowledge acquired through training and work experience.  Must have a minimum of five (5) years' experience in utilities pump-mechanical operations; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.  Must possess and maintain Wastewater Treatment, Level A Operator certification issued by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection.  $19.75 - $22.05 p/h.

Must possess and maintain a valid Florida Driver's License.

This position is open until filled
Salary : $16.32 -$22.05
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Project Coordinator/Manager

City of Palm Coast is seeking an experienced Project Coordinator/Manager to assist with Capital Improvement Projects. Under administrative direction, the purpose of the position is to oversee and manage capital improvement construction and engineering activities. The work of an employee in this class focuses on the coordination of multiple capital improvement project types, including but not limited to transportation, utility infrastructure, stormwater infrastructure, recreation facilities, and various public use building types. Employees in this classification perform at entry/mid-management level, and are responsible for coordinating/managing the project development, design, construction, inspection and contract administration activities involving the review and evaluation of architectural & engineering plans and specifications in support of the implementation of the City's Capital Improvement Projects. The objective is to ensure development through departmental application of all applicable Federal, State and local codes and standards and contractual provisions.

Requirements for Project Coordinator 
Associate's Degree in Engineering, Architecture, Construction Management or related field; supplemented by three (3) years progressively responsible professional experience in the design, construction, inspection or project coordination/management of architecture, engineering, building, site development, stormwater, utility or roadway design and/or construction, or a closely related field; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.  Salary $47,050.00 - $52,519.00 per year.

Requirements for Project Manager 
Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Architecture, Construction Management or related field; supplemented by five (5) years progressively responsible professional experience in the design, construction, inspection or project management of architecture, engineering, building, site development, stormwater, utility or roadway design and/or construction, or a closely related field; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Salary $50,328.00 - $56,182.00 per year.

Preferred Certifications:

Project Management Professional (PMP) certification.

Must possess and maintain a valid Florida Driver's License.

This position is open until filled
Salary : $47,050.00 - $56,182.00
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Environmental Planning Technician

Under supervision, the purpose of the position is to perform a variety of administrative and field duties associated with environmental regulatory reviews and planning activities including, but not limited to:  current development reviews associated with Chapter 10 of the Palm Coast Unified Land Development Code and Comprehensive Plan, performing site inspections and assessments, preparation of compliance reports, clearly communicating both verbally and in writing, responds to inquiries and requests from the general public, business community and state agencies regarding environmental projects and programs, management of public records and coordinating public education activities.  Associates of Science Degree with major coursework in any of the Environmental Sciences, Engineering or a related field, or equivalent vocational certification with major coursework in the physical sciences, environmental or engineering technology; supplemented by two (2) years of related work experience; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.  Must possess and maintain a Florida Driver's License.  Prefers candidates with a Bachelor of Science Degree.

 

This position is open until filled
Salary : $19.75 - $22.05
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Project Specialist or Senior Project Specialist

Under direction, the purpose of the position is to perform a broad variety of technical design, inspection and supervision in support of the City's street storm drainage and construction development activities. Employees in this classification perform at entry professional level and are responsible for executing and coordinating surveying and inspection functions. Position is responsible for ensuring compliance with Federal, state and local codes and standards and contractual provision. The employee is expected to exercise considerable judgment and initiative in the performance of job duties.

Project Specialist requirements

Associates of Science Degree with major coursework in Civil Engineering Technology or related field, or equivalent vocational certification with major coursework in Engineering or Engineering Technology; supplemented by three (3) years responsible experience in engineering, construction, and surveying work; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. $18.79 - $20.98 p/h

Preferred Certifications
FDOT MOT Intermediate Training Certification
Florida Stormwater Erosion and Sediment Control Inspection Certification
FSA Operator Certification - Level 1

Senior Project Specialist  requirements

Associates of Science Degree with major coursework in Civil Engineering Technology or related field, or equivalent vocational certification with major coursework in Engineering or Engineering Technology; supplemented by five (5) years responsible experience in engineering, construction, and surveying work; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.  $19.75 - $22.05 p/h

Licenses and certifications required:
FDACS Public RUP Applicator License
FDOT MOT Intermediate Training Certification
Florida Stormwater Erosion and Sediment Control Inspection Certification
FSA Operator Certification - Level 2

 

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Salary : $18.79 - $22.05
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Applications Analyst

The Application Analyst maintains existing software applications to conform to changing user requirements. They analyze business practices to educate and assist users in utilizing systems to improve practices. The Application Analyst provides user training on new or existing data application functions and data processing procedures. The Application Analyst assists users by providing technical support in response to incidents pertaining to assigned applications. The Application Analyst coordinates with vendors to provide vendor level support of applications as necessary. The Applications Analyst is expected to perform as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) on their assigned applications.

The Application Analyst participates in projects as they pertain to the deployment, modification, update, or retirement of the City's application inventory. The Application Analyst participates in planning sessions, evaluates impact of proposed changes, coordinates with city departments, collaborates with IT peers and provide subject matter expertise to the projects. They participate in the deployment of new applications, modifications to current applications and the retirement of applications when necessary.

Associate's Degree with major course work in Management Information Systems, Computer Technology, Computer Science or related field; supplemented by two (2) years knowledgeable and skilled experience in enterprise level applications analysis and support, including testing, debugging and maintaining various applications and technologies. A strong understanding of relational databases and data analysis is required, specifically MS SQL and Reporting Services. Must possess and maintain a Florida Driver's License.

This position is open until filled
Salary : $47,050 - $52,519
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Mechanical Technician 1 or 2

Under supervision, the purpose of the position is to perform a wide range of moderately complex pump-mechanical and electrical trades work in the maintenance and repair of utilities treatment plants, equipment, peripheral components, and collection systems. 

Mechanical Technician 1

Position will repair and maintain machinery and mechanical equipment such as engines, motors, pneumatic tools, conveyor systems, pumps, gearboxes and various rotating equipment of all sizes and types; with proper equipment, must be able to test motors for continuity.  Must have one (1) year responsible experience in public utilities or other large scale commercial pumping systems, motors and electrical equipment or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience is required. Must possess a valid State of Florida Driver's license with the ability to obtain a class "B" commercial driver's license and tank truck endorsement within six (6) months. Must be available for emergency call back and rotating call duty. $15.30 p/h.

Mechanical Technician II

Employees in this classification function at journey level, and are accountable for installing, maintaining, repairing and replacing a wide variety of machinery and mechanical equipment, e.g., engines, motors, pneumatic tools, conveyor systems, pumps, gearboxes and various rotating equipment.  Position is distinguished from that of the Mechanical Technician I, by the level of independence the employee functions in, as a result of the advanced laboring knowledge acquired through training and work experience.  Objective is to maintain wastewater system, pump stations, and treatment plant equipment to ensure safe and efficient utility operations.  Must have two (2) years' experience in public utilities or other large scale commercial pumping systems, motors and electrical equipment, and the ability to operate heavy equipment and tools of the trade; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. Must possess a valid State of Florida Driver's license with the ability to obtain a class "B" commercial driver's license and tank truck endorsement within six (6) months. Must be available for emergency call back and rotating call duty.  $16.32 p/h.

All positions require a high school diploma/GED and the ability to meet the City of Palm Coast driver's license certification requirements.  Prefers candidates with Wastewater experience.

This position closes on 12/5/2017 5:00 PM
Salary : $15.30 - $16.32
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Head of Innovation and Economic Growth

The City of Palm Coast is seeking an experienced and innovative leader who can think strategically and thrive in a collaborative, problem-solving environment. With direction from the Department Director, this new position leads the City's strategic innovation and economic growth initiates and facilitates investment in our local economy. The Head of Innovation and Economic Growth will be responsible for marketing the City of Palm Coast as a preferred destination for innovation, entrepreneurship, and economic growth. In addition to leading a variety of special projects aimed at innovation, they will promote the City of Palm Coast through the development and the dissemination of information and communications with civic groups and the community. This position requires exceptional communication skills and strong organizational skills  with the ability to carry out a variety of directed tasks.  Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, Public Administration or related field; three (3) years progressively responsible professional experience in project management; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. Previous experience in economic development is beneficial, but not required. Experience in attracting high-tech businesses and downtown development is especially valued.

This position is open until filled
Salary : $58,839 - $66,369
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Tennis Instructor

Under general supervision of the tennis professional, the purpose of the position is to provide Tennis instruction at the City's public Tennis facilities.  Responsible for assigned tennis activities that may include: Tennis instruction, social activities, intra-club leagues, GVTL teams and special events.   High School Diploma or GED; supplemented by one (2) year instruction experience, and a demonstrated ability to perform the administrative support and coordinating requirements of the position; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. Must possess and maintain a current CPR, First Aid, AED, Program and Lesson Certifications. USPTA Certified Preferred.   Must possess a valid Florida Driver's license.

 

 

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IT Technical Support Analyst

Under executive direction, the position is responsible for supporting, maintaining, evaluating and recommending improvements in the City's IT environment. Employees in this classification are responsible for the coordination of technical support staff assigned the responsibility of supporting network and telecommunication systems, applications, servers, operating systems, desktop hardware and peripheral equipment. Performs design and configuration functions as needed. Provides continuous monitoring of work processes to ensure quality assurance/control and improvements to current processes and procedures where applicable. General responsibilities include implementation of new and/or enhanced service offerings, provide help-desk and technical support services to City departments, adhere to policies and procedures to ensure the continued reliability and effectiveness of network and desktop systems, and performs related duties as assigned. Associate's Degree in Management Information Systems, Computer Technology, Computer Science or related field; supplemented by five (5) years progressively knowledgeable and skilled experience in computer, peripheral and software/hardware operations and repairs or equivalent combinations of education, technical certifications and experience. Microsoft Certified System Engineer (MCSE) preferred. Cisco Certified Network Associates (CCNA) preferred. Must possess and maintain a valid Florida Driver's License.

This position is open until filled
Salary : $44,007 - $49,116
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Plans Examiner
Under direction, the purpose of the position is to review and analyze construction plans and specifications for permitted construction projects, to include structural, electrical, plumbing, HVAC, mechanical, and engineering construction of residential, commercial and multi-family construction for compliance of appropriate building codes regulating building construction, alterations and repairs. Essential functions include reviewing various records, plans, specifications, and documentation relating to plans review for residential, commercial and multi-family construction for conformance with the Florida Building Code, and other national and local codes and ordinances.

Applicant must possess and maintain a Standard Certificate as a plans examiner with single and double endorsement in trade of choice to include building, mechanical, plumbing, electrical, and one and two family dwelling, as approved by the Building Official, issued by the Florida Building Code Administration and Inspection Board as well as previous experience in the completion of plans examining.  Associate's Degree with major course work in engineering or architecture and five (5) yrs. exp. as a contractor or superintendent of construction; or an equivalent combination of training and experience required.  Prefers candidates with (7) yrs. exp.  Must possess or obtain, a valid Florida Driver's License.
 
 
This position is open until filled
Salary : $22.62 - $25.24 / per hour
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Landscape Architect
Under general direction, the purpose of this position is to understand and administer land use regulations, codes and ordinances relating to landscape/irrigation and tree preservation for the planning and development of the City.  Work involves review of site plans, tree surveys, and landscape/irrigation plans to determine their compliance with City and other applicable regulations. Landscape and irrigation design and implementation of City capital improvement projects. Duties include landscape and irrigation design, field reviews, inspections, code compliance and overseeing the installation of trees and plants. Position works closely with outside design professionals, landscape contractors and other City staff members.  A Bachelor's Degree in Landscape Architecture or related field is required, Registered Landscape Architect preferred.  Must possess and maintain a valid Florida Driver's License
This position is open until filled
Salary : $57,584.00 - $64,308.00 / per year
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Building Inspector

This position involves technical work inspecting building construction at residential, commercial and multi-family construction sites for enforcement of appropriate building codes regulating building construction, alterations and repairs.  Essential functions include: conducting field inspections of work in progress or completed projects under approved building permits for conformance with the Florida Building Code, and other national and local codes and ordinances, maintaining files of inspections and providing technical advice and consult with architects, engineers, general and specialty contractors and homeowners.

Applicant must also hold a Standard Certificate as an Inspector in one or more disciplines to include building, mechanical, plumbing, electrical, and one and two family dwelling, issued by the Florida Building Code Administration and Inspection Board.  Must possess or obtain a valid Florida Driver's License and demonstrated five (5) years' experience as an inspector, or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.  

 

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Salary : $21.16 - $23.62 / per hour
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Chief Accountant

Under executive direction, the purpose of the job is to perform highly complex accounting work according to generally accepted accounting principles, established procedures, departmental guidelines, and regulatory requirements applicable to the work.  An employee in this job classification functions in a management capacity to supervise accounting professionals, and entry level accounting and support staff to ensure the accomplishment of assigned functions according to established schedules, calendars, projects, and programs of the department.  Work includes researching and collecting highly complex data, preparing clear and concise financial reports, and monitoring expenditures and revenues of assigned divisions and/or departments.  Responsible for the completion of the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR), which includes a significant amount of account analysis at year-end including preparation and review of audit schedules and implementation of new accounting principles as required by the Government Accounting Standards Board (GASB).  Performs highly technical, professional, analytical work of considerable difficulty in the preparation, analysis, and monitoring of the City's budget.   Performs related work as directed.

Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance or related field; supplemented by seven (7) years progressively responsible experience in municipal and business accounting and budget administration; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.  Must possess a valid Florida Driver's License. 

Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) or Certified Government Finance Officer (CGFO) preferred or ability to obtain certification within three years of date of hire. 
 

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Palm Coast, FL 32164

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