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Job Advertisements

 

 

        November 17, 2017

DIRECTOR OF INFRASTRUCTURE

 

City of Avon Park, population 11,000 is seeking an outstanding candidate for the position of full-time Director of Infrastructure.  This position directs and oversees Public Works, which includes planning, organizing, and controlling all activities, operations and maintenance of the water treatment, transmission and distribution systems; wastewater treatment and collection systems; solid waste collection, streets, roads, sewers, and storm drainage facilities

 

The salary will be $80,000 per year with an excellent benefit package.  Requires a Bachelor Degree in a technical field with at least five years of experience, Must possess a valid Florida Driver’s License. 

 

The City of Avon Park is a Smoke and Drug-Free workplace.  E.O.E.  The job description and application are available at City Hall in the Human Resources Office, 110 E. Main Street, Avon Park, FL 33825, or at avonpark.cc, fax your resume and application to Brenda Marshall –

863-452-4413 or e-mail them to bsliva@avonpark.cc.

 

Open until filled.

 

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          November 17, 2017

CODE ENFORCEMENT OFFICER

​Grade 70

                                                           

This is specialized work processing complaints of violations of the City of Avon Park, Code of Ordinances through investigation of complaints, routine inspections, consultation with violators and resolution of problems.

Employees in this class are responsible for responding to verbal and written requests or complaints and making field inspections and assisting in determining the best method of remedying problems.  Insures that all records are maintained and compiles reports of division activities.  Confers with department head for enforcement questions.   Required to work weekends and staggered hours, in order to accomplish duties and responsibilities of the position.  Should have some knowledge of research methods and techniques applicable to determining real property ownership.    

High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED) required. General computer skills is required. Must possess a valid Florida Drivers License.  Will be responsible for acquiring various Certificates in Code Enforcement as prescribed by the Florida Association of Code Enforcement, Inc. 

Full-time position with a starting pay at $13.24 per hour with an excellent benefit package.  40 hours per work week which Includes Mandatory Weekend Hours. Drug Free Workplace.  E.O.E.  Applications are available at City Hall, Human Resource Office, 110 E. Main Street, Avon Park, FL  33825. 

Position Closes February 1st, 2017.

 

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      October 19, 2017

 

PUBLIC SAFETY OFFICER

 

City of Avon Park is seeking an outstanding candidate for the position of Public Safety Officer.  The ideal candidate should have the following certification.  Certified Florida Law Enforcement Officer with a minimum of 5 years of experience.  Supervisory experience preferred.   Valid FL Driver’s License a must.  Candidate must be able to work staggered shifts, weekends, and holidays. Grade 201 $15.00 - $22.00 per hour, with an excellent benefit package.

Open until filled.

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          October 19, 2017

 

 OPERATOR II/SANITATION WORKER

Grade 50

City of Avon Park is accepting applications for a full-time Operator II/Sanitation Worker.  This position performs a variety of semi-skilled and skilled work and operates a variety of equipment in the collection of solid waste.  Preference for direct experience driving garage trucks, and skilled operator of grapple/Knuckle Boom Truck.  Minimum qualification:  High school diploma or GED equivalency.  Valid Florida Class A CDL. Hourly Rate Grade 50 $11.25 - $16.73, with an excellent benefit package.

 Open until filled

 

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           October 19, 2017

GIS ANALYST

This is an entry level position.  Professional responsibility which includes planning, organizing, the professional activities, with mapping the water transmission and distribution systems; wastewater treatment and collection systems; streets, and storm drainage facilities.  This position may require some field work collecting GIS Map points.

This position requires a BS degree in Engineering, Geography or similar field.  Salary DOQ, with an excellent benefit package.

​Open Until Filled

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​SANITATION LABORER 

PART-TIME

September 28, 2017

 

City of Avon Park is accepting applications for a part-time sanitation worker. The work day starts at 6:00 am. The pay will be $12/hour, up to 29 hours per week.

Performs a variety of unskilled work in the collection of municipal solid waste operations for the City. Other duties as assigned. Room for future growth, specifically for internally posted vacancies.

A Florida Driver’s License a must.  

Open Until Filled

 

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September 28, 2017

STATE CERTIFIED ENTRY LEVEL FIREFIGHTER

 

The City of Avon Park is accepting applications for full-time (24/48) entry level State Certified Firefighter(s).  Minimum Qualifications:  Certification as a firefighter II by the State of Florida Bureau of Standards and Training, State of Florida or National Registry EMT Certification, a valid State of Florida motor vehicle driver’s license and an apparatus driving certificate for CEVO or equivalent. The candidate must possess the minimum qualifications. Candidates will be required to successfully complete a Firefighters Ability Test.  New Hires will have a required residency of a ten (10) mile radius of the Avon Park Fire Station, 98 S. Delaney Avenue, Avon Park, FL within 24 months of hire. Avon Park starting probationary salary is $29,777.28 with an excellent benefit package.  The City of Avon Park is a Smoke and Drug-Free workplace.  E.O.E.  Applications are available at City Hall, Human Resources Department, 110 E. Main Street, Avon Park, FL  33825.  Proof of Florida Firefighter Certificate must accompany application.

 

Open Until Filled

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August 3, 2017

UTILITIES SERVICE WORKER

 

Full-Time

City of Avon Park is now accepting applications for a Full-Time Utilities Service Worker.  This position is responsible for performing maintenance, repairs, and installations of valves, meters, gauges, and pumps. Experience with laying pipe line systems, running heavy equipment. High skill set in residential plumbing or utility distribution pipe fitting.   Florida Driver’s License a must.  Preference for CDL driver’s license. Applicants will be asked to preform skills test.  Grade 30 starting at $10.25 Hrly and Grade 50 starting at $11.25 Hrly.  DOQ.

Open Until Filled

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On Website please go to Departments, then select Human Resources to download Employment Application to print.

The City of Avon Park is a Smoke and Drug-free workplace. Equal Opportunity Employer.  Applications available at City Hall, Human Resources Office, 110 E. Main Street, Avon Park, FL 33825 or you may obtain an application at www.avonpark.cc. You may fax or email your resume and application to Brenda Marshall, Phone (863) 452-4403,  Fax (863) 452-4413 or email: bsliva@avonpark.cc.