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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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Utility System Operator Trainee

Under direct supervision, the purpose of the position is to receive on-the-job-training (OJT) of basic diagnostic and equipment control operations to regulate collection, treatment, dispersal and disposal of water/wastewater in the City's Utilities Department according to the area of assignment.  Employees in this classification learn how to monitor and analyze operating and processing conditions.  Ultimately, employee will be authorized to modify process controls or equipment operation to ensure proper operating conditions. Objective is to become knowledgeable in regulatory compliance rules and regulations, and to learn all applicable environmental Federal, State, and local regulatory standards.  High School Diploma or GED; supplemented by six (6) months labor experience and a demonstrated ability to perform the physical and mathematical duties of the position; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. Applicants with strong mechanical or electrical knowledge and experience are preferred. Must possess and maintain a valid Florida Driver's License.

Trainee will have twenty-four (24) months from hire date to obtain and maintain Wastewater Treatment, Level C Operator Certification issued by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection.

 

This position closes on 4/4/2019 5:00 PM
Salary : $15.00 - $17.01
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Planner/Senior Planner

City of Palm Coast is currently seeking a Planner or Senior Planner to join their team. The position involves professional work to serve as project manager for residential, commercial, and other land use development applications with responsibilities spanning the full spectrum of current planning functions encountered by a quickly developing City.  Successful performance of the Planner/Senior Planner work will require extensive professional technical background as well as skills in reviewing and processing development related applications such as re-zonings, subdivisions, master plans and technical site plan applications. Previous experience in housing or community development programs is beneficial. Bachelor's Degree in Planning or related field; supplemented by two (2) years or four (4) years of professional planning experience within a similar public organization; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.

This position is open until filled
Salary : $49,625.00 - $87,137.00
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Recreation Leader 1 or 2

IT IS ALMOST SUMMER TIME! The City of Palm Coast is gearing up for a busy and exciting summer season! We are currently seeking energetic and motivated candidates that have knowledge of sports, games, arts and crafts and are able to provide encouragement for participation in our summer camp program.  Able to follow written and oral instructions, exercise good judgment, spend most of your day outside, work effectively with the public, and are able to deal with stressful situations.  Must be able to spend the entire summer engaging children of all ages in a variety of crafts, sports, and other activities.

The top candidates will be selected based upon fully completing the on-line application as directed on the website and meeting the following requirements for these part-time seasonal positions. MUST BE AVAILABLE MORNINGS, AFTERNOONS, EVENINGS, & WEEKENDS WITH VARYING HOURS. Requires HS/GED from an accredited school, current CPR, First Aid, & AED certifications or ability to obtain prior to employment.

Recreation Leader I require, in addition to above, (1) yr. previous exp. in childcare, day camp, youth recreation or camp program, within a similar recreational or educational environment starting at $13.56 p/h.

Recreation Leader II requires, in addition to above, (2) yrs. previous exp in child care, day camp, youth recreation, or camp program  within a similar recreational or educational environment starting at $14.28 p/h.

This position is open until filled
Salary : $13.56 - $14.28
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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.

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. 
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 is open until filled
Salary : $16.14 - $19.51
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Swim Instructor

It is that time of year again! We are gearing up for a busy summer.  Under general supervision, the purpose of the position is to ensure the safety of patrons at the City's public swimming facility.  Employees in this classification perform at entry staff level are responsible for monitoring planning, coordinating and teaching learn-to-swim and water safety courses. Employee assists in maintaining pool and surrounding facility area. Objective is to ensure safety and general welfare of the general public engaging in all swimming activities through instructing patrons. High School Diploma or GED (or current student); supplemented by a demonstrated ability to perform the physical requirements of the position; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.  Must possess and maintain current American Red Cross or YMCA Water Safety Instructor's (WSI) Certification, current CPR, First Aid and AED Certifications. Must possess and maintain a valid Florida Driver's License.  

This position is open until filled
Salary : $13.56 - $15.37
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Project Coordinator or Project Manager

The City of Palm Coast is seeking an experienced project coordinator/manager to provide a broad variety of support and management of stormwater engineering activities. Under administrative direction, the purpose of the position is to oversee, coordinate, assist and manage various stormwater engineering activities associated with stormwater programs and projects. The successful candidate will perform at entry-/mid-management level, and be responsible for coordinating/managing the projects and program development, design, construction, inspection administration activities. This position will work with the City's Stormwater Engineer to help ensure the successful implementation of the City's Stormwater Program including coordination, scheduling, managing, and oversight of consultant, contractor, and City staff efforts associated with the City's Infrastructure and MS4 permitting programs.

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. 

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.

Preferred Certifications:
Project Management Professional (PMP) certification.
Engineering Intern License (E.I.T)

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

 

This position is open until filled
Salary : $49,625.00 - $60,175.00
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Traffic Engineer

The Construction Management & Engineering Division is seeking a Traffic Engineer to manage all aspects related to City Transportation Projects such as traffic studies, capital improvements, operations, safety, and traffic control facilities including the ITS signal system. The individual will be outgoing, personable and a strategic thinker. The ideal candidate will work well across department and division lines and with consultants and contractors. He/She will need to be able to multi-task and work well in a team-oriented environment. An understanding of Transportation Modeling and experience with Synchro and HCS software is preferred. Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering or related engineering field; supplemented by five (5) years highly responsible technical experience in transportation engineering; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. Must be a Registered Professional Engineer in any State of the United States with the ability to obtain registration in the State of Florida within six (6) months of employment.   Must possess and maintain a valid Florida Driver's License.
 

This position is open until filled
Salary : $76,613 - $117,562.00
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Utility System Technician 1 or 2

Under supervision, the purpose of the position is to perform a wide range of routine labor intensive work in the installation, maintenance and repair of City water and sewer systems.

Utility System Technician 1

Employees in this classification function at entry level. Routine tasks are performed with some independence, and more difficult work is performed under direct supervision. Objective is to maintain utility systems and facilitate safe and efficient transporting of water/wastewater throughout the City.  Must have one (1) year experience in public utilities or other large-scale commercial plumbing systems, and the ability to operate heavy equipment and tools of the trade; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. General construction experience may be considered.  

Utility System Technician 2

Employees in this classification function at journey level, and are accountable for operating, maintaining and performing minor repairs on utility vehicles and equipment. Position is distinguished from that of the Utility Systems 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 utility systems and facilitate safe and efficient transporting of water/wastewater throughout the City. Must have (2) years' experience in public utilities or other large scale commercial plumbing systems, basic electrical knowledge and the ability to operate heavy equipment and tools of the trade; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.  Where applicable, must possess and maintain a valid Florida Class "B" Commercial Driver's License and a FDEP Level III license in water distribution OR FWPCOA Class B certification in Wastewater collection.  

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

 

This position closes on 4/9/2019 5:00 PM
Salary : $15.00 - $18.90
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Lifeguard (Seasonal)

The City of Palm Coast is gearing up for the summer season.  We are presently seeking Lifeguards to join our team.  Under general supervision, the purpose of the position is to ensure the safety of patrons at the City's public swimming facility. Employees in this classification perform at entry staff level and are responsible for monitoring various swimming activities as well as assisting with special activities. Employee assists in maintaining pool and surrounding facility area. Objective is to ensure safety and general welfare of the general public engaging in all swimming activities through guarding and instructing patrons. Current enrollment in High School or GED program required, High School Diploma or GED from accredited school PREFERRED; supplemented by a demonstrated ability to perform the physical requirements of the position; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. Must possess and maintain current American Red Cross or nationally recognized lifeguard certification, CPR and First Aid Certification, AED for the professional and must demonstrate the ability to swim 200 yards freestyle in under three (3) minutes; Water Safety Instructor Certification (WSI) Preferred.

This position is open until filled
Salary : $13.56 - $15.37
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Maintenance Worker, E01 or E011

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.  

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. 

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.  

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 3/28/2019 5:00 PM
Salary : $15.00 - $19.51
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Utility Systems Operator - Utility Systems Operator 3

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. 

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.

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

 

This position is open until filled
Salary : $16.72 - $23.03
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Project Coordinator or Project Manager - (Transportation)

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 with a primary focus on the coordination of transportation safety and capacity improvement projects. 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 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.  

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. 

Preferred Certifications:

Project Management Professional (PMP) certification.

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

This position is open until filled
Salary : $49,625.00 - $81,455.00
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Golf Facility/Guest Attendant

Under general supervision, the purpose of the position is to support public recreation activities and provide customer service involving parks, facilities, golf, activities and programs.  Employees in this classification function at entry level to perform both routine and non-routine duties as dictated by the nature of the work promoting efficient and organized operation of departmental activities. Position coordinates and oversees work, scheduling, fee collections and assists in maintaining facilities.

This is part-time position (20-29 hours per week to include nights, weekends, & holidays) requires a High School Diploma or GED.  Must possess one year of customer service, cash handling & computer skills.  Prefers candidates with a Golf or Hospitality background.  Must possess a valid Florida Driver's License.

This position closes on 4/2/2019 5:00 PM
Salary : $16.13 - $18.29
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Golf Starter/Cart Attendant - (part-time)

Under general supervision, the purpose of the position is to facilitate the distribution and maintenance of the golf carts and to monitor the flow of golf players to and on the golf course.  Employees in this classification perform at entry staff level and are responsible for assisting players in securing golf carts, initiating rounds of play and driving range pick-up.  Objective is to ensure safety and general welfare of the general public engaging in all activities related to the golf course.  High School Diploma or GED preferred, and must possess a valid Florida Driver's License.  Prefers candidates that have previous customer service skills, golf course or hospitality related experience. 

 

 

This position closes on 4/2/2019 5:00 PM
Salary : $13.18 - $14.67
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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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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.  

 

This position is open until filled
Salary : $21.16 - $23.62 / per hour
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Human Resources
Phone : (386) 986-3718
Office : City Hall
160 Lake Avenue
Palm Coast, FL 32164