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For Palm Beach County Veterans

TITLE:

Transportation Engineer

LOCATION

Delray Beach

DESCRIPTION:

This is a highly responsible technical and professional work planning, analyzing, and managing the City's transportation systems and infrastructure. Work involves developing, implementing, and evaluating traffic operations and transportation systems to effectively move people and goods within the City; conduct and assess traffic impact studies; design, develop, assess and maintain an overall sustainable transportation program for the City of Delray Beach. Work is performed under administrative direction of the Public Works Director and CIP Engineering Manager.

ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES:

The following duties are normal for this position. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the classification if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment for this classification. Other duties may be required and assigned.

  • Develop and maintain short and long range transportation plans, goals, and work programs for all transportation modes.
  • Design and evaluate traffic engineering impact studies to assess traffic volume, speed, accidents, signals, etc.
  • In coordination with the CIP Engineering Manager, develop and recommend capital improvement programs related to transportation systems for the City's Capital Improvement Program budget and objectives.
  • In close collaboration with the CIP Engineering Manager, direct activities related to the transportation systems for the City's Capital Improvement Program including consultant selection, contract negotiations, and project management.
  • Provide guidance in updating the City's Comprehensive Plan elements related to transportation, parking, traffic designs and Capital Improvement including managing the City's Transportation Concurrency Exception Area.
  • Develop policies related to implementation of new or existing programs, including but not limited to transportation system management (TSM), transportation demand management (TDM), and complete streets.
  • Coordinate transportation related matters with the Palm Beach County Metropolitan Planning Organization, South Florida Regional Transportation Authority, Federal Railway Administration, Florida Department of Transportation, Palm Beach County, and other local, regional, state, and federal transportation agencies.
  • Provide technical expertise in connection to transportation designs and plans to the City Manager and other department heads.
  • Prepare transportation and traffic analyses as directed by the City Manager.
  • Evaluate and assess traffic plans submitted by developers.
  • Evaluate and assist in managing the City's multi-modal transportation system.
  • Meet with citizens, community groups, and appear before City Boards and City commission.
  • Maintain current knowledge of The Institute of Transportation Engineer (ITE) methodologies and practices.
  • Maintain current Florida Professional Engineering license (if applicable).
  • Maintain current Transportation Professional Certifications
  • Work collaboratively with other departments and liaise with internal and external associates in managing the City's transportation and traffic design plans.
  • Meet with developers regarding proposed development plans and their potential impact on the City's transportation infrastructure.
  • Perform all functions and responsibilities according to the, Palm Beach County Code of Ethics and Florida State Statutes 112.313.
  • Fosters positive employee relations and employee morale on a City-wide basis.

Veterans' Preference Applies
EEO Statement

The City of Delray Beach does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability, marital status, family status or sexual orientation in employment or the provision of services

Non-Smoking
The City of Delray Beach is a Non-Tobacco Workplace. The City will not consider applicants who have used tobacco or nicotine products for a period of at least three months prior to application for employment. The definition of "tobacco or nicotine products" includes but is not limited to, cigarettes, cigars, chewing tobacco, pipes, snuff, e-cigarettes and nicotine patches or gum.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Graduation from an accredited four year college or university with a Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering or a related field, with specialty in transportation planning and engineering.
  • 8 years of transportation planning and engineering experience particularly considerable experience in public administration and civil transportation engineering principles, methodologies and techniques.
  • Florida Professional Engineer license required or the ability to obtain Florida Professional Engineer license within six (6) months of hire through reciprocity with another state.
  • Ability to maintain Florida Professional Engineer registration during employment tenure with the City of Delray Beach.
  • Transportation Professional Certification, American Institute of Certified Planners and/or Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design accreditation preferred.
  • Knowledge of management practices; public administration; and civil transportation or traffic planning and engineering.
  • Ability to present, recommend and resolve complex technical transportation planning and engineering problems.
  • Communicate both orally and in writing.
  • Skills in management and technical transportation planning and engineering.
  • Ability to manage and prioritize routine, specialized and complex assignments and problems utilizing knowledge acquired through prior education, training, and experience.
  • Ability to make public presentations to small or large groups.
  • Ability to adapt to an evolving and continually improving environment.
  • Requires demonstrated ability to use highly technical computer applications, such as MS Word, Excel GIS, or CAD.

 

TO APPLY:

Contact Charles Williams at (561) 340-1060, ext. 2472 and ask about JOB ORDER # 10750656

SALARY:

$34.20/hr - $54.71/hr

 

TITLE:

Career Consultant

LOCATION

West Palm Beach

DESCRIPTION:


POSITION SUMMARY: Provides comprehensive career coaching services enabling program clients/jobseekers to attain their stated employment goals.

POSITION ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  1. Determines client/job seeker eligibility to participate in specific programs.
  2. Administers and interprets assessment tools to determine skill levels and helps clients better determine career goals.
  3. Identifies barriers to employment for individual clients, provides coaching on career planning and initiates referrals to workshops, occupational skills training and other types of training as appropriate.
  4. Assists client with identifying appropriate job opportunities.
  5. Offers advice on resume preparation, interviewing skills, salary negotiation, networking, and other aspects of the job search process.
  6. Maintains timely case notes and accurate case files according to SOP's, regulations and laws. Ensures all data is accurately entered into the appropriate tracking system.
  7. Provides follow-up on each case for a minimum of 12 months after placement to ensure employment retention.
  8. Identifies opportunities to improve processes and services for clients.
  9. Works across boundaries to ensure a seamless process for helping clients.
  10. Provides excellent customer service to every client or potential client.
  11. Performs other related duties as assigned.



An Equal Opportunity Employer/Program
Drug-Free Workforce Place
E-Verify Participant
Veterans' Preference
Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities using TTY/TDD equipment via the Florida Relay Service at 711.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, QUALIFICATIONS:
Bachelor's Degree or equivalent of 4 years college and minimum 2 years' experience in case management or customer service or equivalent combination of both is required.
Additional related experience may be substituted for education requirement.

Functional technical skills needed include working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.). Bi-lingual is preferred and may be required for some positions.

Tier I Training and Passing of the Certification Exam is required within six (6) months of employment.

COMPETENCIES:
Customer Focus: Is dedicated to meeting the expectations and requirements of internal and external customers, gets first-hand customer information and uses it for improvements in products and services, acts with customer in mind; establishes and maintains effective relationships with customer and gains their trust and respect.

Functional/Technical Skills: Has the functional and technical knowledge and skills to do the job at a high level of accomplishment.

Time Management: Uses his/her time effectively and efficiently; values time, concentrates hi/her efforts on the more important priorities; gets more done in less time than others, can attend to a broader range of activities.

Interpersonal Savvy: Relates well to all kinds of people, up, down, and sideways, inside and outside the organization; builds appropriate rapport; builds constructive and effective relationships; uses diplomacy and tact; can diffuse even high-tension situations comfortably.

Listening: Practices attentive and active listening; has the patience to hear people out; can accurately restate the opinions of others even when he/she disagrees.

Patience: Is tolerant with people and processes; listens and checks before acting; tries to understand the people and the data before making judgments and acting; waits for others to catch up before acting; sensitive to due process and proper pacing; follows established process.

Presentation Skills: Is effective in a variety of formal presentation settings; one-on-one, small and large groups, with peers, direct reports, and bosses; is effective both inside and outside the organization, on both cool data and hot and controversial topics; commands attention and can manage groups process during the presentation; can change tactics midstream when something isn't working.

Learning on the Fly: Learns quickly when facing new problems; a relentless and versatile learner; open to change; analyzes both successes and failures for clues to improvement; experiments and will try anything to find solutions; enjoys the challenge of unfamiliar tasks; quickly grasps the essence and the underlying structure of anything.

 

TO APPLY:

Contact Michelle Sena at (561) 340-1060, ext. 2301 and ask about JOB ORDER # 10750621

SALARY:

$36,143 - $46,082 Annual Salary

 

TITLE:

Auto Tech

LOCATION:

West Palm Beach

DESCRIPTION:



Job Description:
Removing fluid from underneath cars that are up on a rack, that are set to be picked apart for parts. This is an auto salvage yard.

Requirements:

  • Must be able to stand on feet entire shift.
  • Must be bilingual Spanish

 

TO APPLY:

Contact Kate Ciangiulli at (561) 340-1060, ext. 2306 and ask about JOB ORDER # 10750635

SALARY:

$13/hr

 

TITLE:

Saw Operator

LOCATION:

West Palm Beach

DESCRIPTION:

Job Description:

  • Operate, set up table saws

Requirements:

  • Experience with table saws required
  • Experience with measuring tools required

TO APPLY:

Contact Ana Celis at (561) 340-1060, ext. 2610 and ask about JOB ORDER # 10750524

SALARY:

Depends on Experience

 

TITLE:

Inventory Control Coordinator

LOCATION:

West Palm Beach

DESCRIPTION:

Summary: Coordinates and expedites flow of materials, parts, and assemblies between the production department and the stockroom, according to production and shipping schedules or department priorities, and compiles and maintains manual or computerized records.

  • Reviews sales orders and performs production transactions in M1. Including job links, inventory transactions, and RMA Job transactions
  • Run weekly reports and verify WIP status of jobs
  • Work closely with purchasing and production to meet customer delivery requirements
  • Stage kits for production and monitor kit shortages.
  • Examine material delivered to production departments to verify conformance to specifications
  • Issue stock jobs to maintain min/max inventory requirements
  • Maintain computerized records for material inventory and in-process production jobs with status and location of materials
  • May move or transport materials from one department to another, manually or using material handling equipment
  • Coordinate and arrange for repairs within the RMA module of M1 in a timely fashion to meet customer requirements
  • Monitor and control movement of material and parts with cycle counts and year-end inventory
  • Assist in Shipping/Receiving as required. Must be able to lift 50-60 lbs

Experience

  • Must be computer literate and familiar with ERP/MRP programs
  • Must have communication skills
  • Must be able to multi-task
  • Must be flexible and a team player
  • Detail orientated individual
  • Background in Inventory management and Bar Coding, Manufacturing environment
  • 3-5 years experience preferred

 

TO APPLY:

Contact Ana Celis at (561) 340-1060, ext. 2610 and ask about JOB ORDER # 10750410

SALARY:

Depends on Experience

 

TITLE:

Electronics Hardware Design Engineer

LOCATION:

West Palm Beach

DESCRIPTION:

Summary: The Electronics Hardware Design Engineer will work within the engineering design team to design, implement, maintain, and test digital and analog electronics controllers, sensors and monitors for cryogenic control monitoring system and instruments.

  • Design electronic, electrical and electro-mechanical control circuits and integrated systems, utilizing appropriate technologies.
  • Develops new products testing criteria and assists in the design of test apparatus.
  • Evaluate existing products and recommend design modifications to eliminate defect, improve quality, and reduce cost.
  • Applies quality techniques to the design/development and manufacturing process.
  • Participates in new product design review and DFMA sessions.
  • Develops functional and test specifications for new electronics products to meet specifications.
  • Responsible for schematics capture, layout, BOM creation, debugging, and testing of electronics hardware circuits
  • Collaborate with the project team to discover and solve any engineering issues in early stage to ensure and enhance the quality of the products
  • Transfer products to manufacturing with clear documentation, and provide technical support to solve product problems

Qualifications:

  • BSEE or MSEE Degree with a minimum of six years of hands-on experience in analog and digital circuit design
  • Experienced with schematic capture: ATIUM Designer & ORCAD
  • Equipment operation skills: Function generator, Dataloggers, oscilloscope, Spectrum analyzer, etc.
  • The ability to do some traveling and climbing heights up to 180 as required

Note: No Relocation Allowance

 

TO APPLY:

Contact Ana Celis at (561) 340-1060, ext. 2610 and ask about JOB ORDER # 10750414

SALARY:

Depends on Experience

 

TITLE:

Heating Ventilation Air Conditioning And Refrigeration Technician

LOCATION:

Boynton Beach

DESCRIPTION:

Job Description:

Technicians are responsible for installing, maintaining and repairing heating, ventilation, air-conditioning and refrigeration systems.

Requirements:

  • Drivers license required.
  • Candidates will submit to background check.
  • Work Truck Will Be Provided.
  • Ability to work in industrial, residential and commercial settings.

 

TO APPLY:

Contact Charles Williams at (561) 340-1060, ext. 2472 and ask about JOB ORDER # 10748949

SALARY:

$15/hr - $25/hr

 

Central Career Center

3400 Belvedere Road
West Palm Beach, FL 33406

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Phone: (561) 340-1060

Fax: (561) 340-1057

West Career Center

1085 South Main Street
Belle Glade, FL 33430
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Phone: (561) 829-2040

Fax: (561) 909-2110

Delray Career Cottage

186 NW 5th Avenue
Delray Beach, FL 33444
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Phone: (561) 727-3399


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