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Safety Coordinator


Delray Beach, FL



***Applications will be accepteduntil 4 PM on September 1, 2017***

This is professional-level detailed work of a technical and specialized nature in the Risk Management division of the Finance Department. Work involves the responsibility for developing employee training materials and programs, managing, planning, implementing and evaluating specific safety initiatives and proactively developing and maintaining a safe work environment. Employee receives administrative direction but has broad latitude for exercising initiative and independent judgment in the performance of work assignments. Work is performed under the general supervision of the Risk Manager.

Essential Job Duties:

· Develop, plan and implement effective safety and loss prevention program; establish program goals and objectives, provide regular updates on program progression and new initiatives; ensure compliance with federal, state and local safety regulations.

· Plan and facilitate various training programs related to occupational safety and health topics and department specific work safety topics.

· Inspect and evaluate City's operations and facilities, and investigate workers' compensation accidents; make recommendations to reduce the hazard and/or prevent reoccurrence.

· Compile and submit accident reports required by regulatory agencies, TPA and City of Delray Beach.

· Investigate claims and injuries and assists in the preparation of material and evidence for organizational use in hearings, lawsuits and insurance investigation.

· Coordinate the activities of safety and/or accident review committee and other safety programs.

· Provide information, signs, posters, barriers and other materials to warn of potential safety hazard and to prevent access to hazardous condition.

· Represent the Risk Management Division and the City, as needed, at conferences and professional meetings.

Minimum Qualifications:

· Must have a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university, with major course work in Human Resources, Education, Psychology, Business or Public Administration, or related field, and a minimum of five (5) years professional experience coordinating related and similar risk management programs or function.

· Associate in Risk Management (ARM) and/or Certified Safety Professional (CSP) Certification preferred.

· Must be computer proficient.

· Thorough knowledge of the current federal, state, and local legislation, principles, practices and procedures Worker's Compensation, Occupational Safety and Health.

· Thorough knowledge of relevant property and casualty insurance terms and conditions used in related policies, and claims administration.

· Considerable skill in designing, developing, presenting and evaluating relevant training programs.

· Ability to communicate effectively in oral and written form.

· Ability to handle complex problems encountered using knowledge acquired through training and experience.

· Ability to carry out complex assignments independently and make decisions based on established law, policies, and procedures.

· Ability to be proactive in matters relating to risk management.

· Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with elected officials, department officials, outside agencies, employees, and the general public.


Contact Charles Williams at (561) 340-1060, ext. 2472 and ask about JOB ORDER # 10540839


$21.29 - $33.01 Per Hour



Communications Supervisor


Delray Beach, FL


***Applications will be accepted until 5 PM on September 1, 2017***

This is supervisory work directing the activities of the Communications Center. This work involves ensuring adequate coverage of assigned shift, maintaining morale and discipline of subordinates by inspection, evaluation, counseling and enforcement of departmental orders and directives. Work is performed under the general direction of the Communications Manager.

Essential Job Duties:

· Supervise and participate in general communications duties.Assist, instruct, evaluate and train communications personnel.Assign personnel to work areas. Explain and interpret general and special orders.Instruct and advise new personnel in the various phases of the Communications Center.Ensure adequate coverage of assigned shift.

· Monitor security cameras through the department. Ensure knowledgeable operation and maintenance of equipment.

· Maintain morale and discipline of subordinates by inspection, evaluation, counseling and enforcement of departmental orders and directives. Recommend disciplinary action.

· Maintain required accurate reporting.

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

The City of Delray Beach is a Non-Tobacco Workplace. 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:

· High school graduation or possession of an acceptable equivalency diploma.

· Four (4) years' experience as a Dispatcher in a public safety environment after becoming fully qualified to perform that function.

· Must possess a Full Access CJIS Certification and 911 Public Safety Telecommunicator State Certifications.

· Must also possess ICS-100, 200 and 700 Certificate of completion.

· Ability to enter data at a prescribed rate of speed.

· Writing and listening skills.

· Knowledge of supervisory concepts and practices.

· Knowledge of rules and regulations of the department. Knowledge of the physical and social characteristics of the City.

· Knowledge of Federal, State and municipal laws and regulations. Knowledge of police communications systems.

· Ability to plan, assign, instruct, supervise and evaluate work of subordinates.

· Ability to deal courteously and fairly with the public. A

· bility to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other employees.

· Ability to read and speak effectively. Ability to manage and prioritize routine, specialized and complex assignments and problems utilizing knowledge acquired through prior education, training, and experience.

· Ability to communicate effectively in oral and written form. Ability to adapt to an evolving and continually improving environment. Requires demonstrated ability to utilize personal computer and office software such as MS Word, MS Excel and electronic mail.

A comparable combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this position, may be substituted for the minimum qualifications.



Contact Charles Williams at (561) 340-1060, ext. 2472 and ask about JOB ORDER # 10540834


$22.61 Per Hour



Lead Groundskeeper


Loxahatchee Groves, FL


Applications accepted until 8/27/2017
Location: Loxahatchee Groves

Responsible for performing various duties related to maintaining the grounds and landscaping of the College, including planning and directing the work of Groundskeeping staff and outsourced vender activity, under the guidance of Plant Supervisor. Inspects and maintains campus lawn, ornamentals and trees.

Fertilizes and waters to maintain healthy plant life or to increase the attractiveness of the area. Maintains areas of campus with ornamental plans and installs landscaping materials. Applies appropriate pesticides of the maintenance of College grounds.

Minimum Qualifications:

· High School diploma or GED required

· Minimum one year of related experience required

· Florida Pesticide Spraying license and valid driver's license required

· Must have the ability to use a variety of hand and power tools, machines, and equipment

· Multitasking capabilities are required


Contact Charles Williams at (561) 340-1060, ext. 2472 and ask about JOB ORDER # 10540696


$16.41 Per Hour



Short Order Cook


Boca Raton, FL


An established East Boca Raton restaurant/deli is seeking an experienced short order cook for Breakfast and Lunch on a full or part-time basis. Hours are 7am-3pm. Salary is competitive and based on experience.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

· Prepare and cook to order breakfast and lunch dishes that require only a short preparation time

· Responsible for keeping kitchen clean including food preparation equipment, work area and counters

· Other duties as assigned


· At least One (1) year of short order cooking experience

· Ability to understand and follow instructions in English

· Communication skills are necessary

· Employer check references

· Will be required to work Weekends and Holidays

· Employer does drug screening


Contact Charles Williams at (561) 340-1060, ext. 2472 and ask about JOB ORDER # 10538624


$13.00 - $15.00 Per Hour



Delivery Driver – CDL A


Vero Beach, FL


· Requisition #17004080


The primary function of this position is to drive a tractor trailer and manually unload, using a hand truck or two-wheeler on metal truck ramps, various products (meats, produce, frozen foods, groceries, dry goods, equipment and supplies) to customer drop-off sites while providing excellent customer service. Return the empty trailer to the distribution center. All functions must be completed in a safe and timely manner and in accordance with Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations. May also be called upon to do duties of Backhaul or Shuttle Driver.

Perform all pre-trip responsibilities including: obtaining and reviewing driver itinerary, checking route numbers and account numbers for assigned deliveries, counting items and checking customer invoices of products that have been loaded, moving tractors to the loading dock to attach the preloaded trailers, completing required trailer temperature checks and performing pre-trip safety check inspections of trucks and trailers according to Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations.

Drive to and deliver customer orders to meet the scheduled customer times and maintain adequate productivity rate to meet delivery schedules. Use electronic time keeping system to log in time at customer site.Visually survey customer's site during the approach to determine hazards.

Unload products from the trailer with a hand truck or by hand and place items in designated customer storage areas. Verify delivery of correct items with customer and obtain proper signatures.Collect money (cash or checks) where required.Contact division management for authorization of invoice discrepancies and communicate all errors and returns.As requested by management, drive backhauls which requires picking up product from vendors and bring back to warehouse for receiving while staying within DOT Hours of Service (HOS) regulations. Return tractor and trailer to division when route is completed.

Perform all post-trip responsibilities: unloading damaged goods and customer returns and completing necessary paperwork; performing safety checks on the truck and trailer, unhooking and securing the trailer; fueling (as required by the division); parking and securing the tractor and hand truck; completing DOT logs (electronic or manual as required) and company vehicle maintenance reports (DVIR) and reconcile these with the appropriate company representative as required.

Attend all required company meetings and adhere to all safety practices and company policies.
Follow division shift times, enter days of week and hours, and continue until the work is completed within DOT HOS regulations. Some Holiday, Saturday, Sunday, and overnight deliveries may be required. Must satisfactorily complete all company mandated trainings and assessments including Driver On boarding program.


· High School Diploma/GED preferred.

· Must be able to read, write and communicate in English as it relates to the job and to the safety regulations.

· Must have basic math skills (add, subtract, multiply, divide) and ability to work with money collected from customers to ensure the amount collected matches the invoiced amount.

· Must have a valid Commercial Driver's License (CDL), Class A issued by the state of legal residence with the necessary endorsements and be DOT qualified.

· Minimum six months commercial driving experience required or three months foodservice or food and beverage delivery experience required.

· Experience delivering food products preferred.

· No termination by previous employer for failure to comply with safety regulations or for accident involvement for the past three years.

· Employer does background check, motor vehicles records check and drug screening.

· Employer check references.


Contact Michelle Sena at (561) 340-1060, ext. 2301 and ask about JOB ORDER # 10537322


$19.85 - $25.00 Per Hour



Parts Inspector (CMM Operator)


Jupiter, FL


We are seeking a Parts Inspector (CMM Operator) for a day shift opportunity. This position will be located at our facility in West Palm Beach, Florida.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Perform a variety of receiving, routing, and records processing of parts, assemblies, and associated paperwork to maintain proper control of parts and materials throughout all of the various inspection processes. Make disposition of items in accordance with established company and government quality procedures and inspection requirements.
  • May be required to plan, direct, and perform a wide range of computerized coordinate measuring machine (CMM) operations, and develop new coordinate measuring routines, methods, procedures, and applications to inspect all types of parts, assemblies, tools and fixtures in various stages of experimental development and manufacture.
  • Plan and perform a wide range of Coordinate Measuring Machine (CMM) operations- work from drawings, inspection methods sheets, and direct instructions to determine inspection requirements. Determine type of CMM most adaptable to inspection requirements of the items to be inspected, utilizing the most efficient and effective operation of CMM. Perform necessary supportive documentation and reports to inspection processes
  • Perform various physical and visual inspections on parts and assemblies from receiving inspection to more complex inspections.
  • Research and investigate anomalies and non-conformance parts, determine proper cause and corrective action and assist in the resolution.
  • Participate in continuous improve activities and processes.

· Veterans urged to apply


· Required: 0-4 years of directly related experience. 2-3 years trade school highly desirable.

· Prior experience in the Aerospace industry is a plus.

· The level at which the successful candidate will be employed is dependent on the skills, experience and knowledge they possess. (Position level will be filled based on education and experience of identified candidate.)

· Requires knowledge of applied mathematics including, algebra, geometry, trigonometry and handbook formulae to read and interpret drawings, specifications and complicated sketches.

· Computer skills and the ability to navigate through manufacturing and quality systems.

· Requires ability to operate CMM and other inspection tools.

· U.S. Citizenship Only Required. Dual Citizenship does not meet job qualifications.


Contact Joyce Pepin at (561) 340-1060, ext. 2610 and ask about JOB ORDER # 10536892


$16.75 Per Hour



Custom Protection Officer


Palm Beach Gardens, FL


Specific Duties and Essential Functions

· Perform security patrols of designated areas on foot or in vehicle

· Watch for irregular or unusual conditions that may create security concerns or safety hazards

· Sound alarms or call police or fire department in case of fire or presence of unauthorized persons

· Warn violators of rule infractions, such as loitering, smoking or carrying forbidden articles

· Permit authorized persons to enter property and monitors entrances and exits

· Observe departing personnel to protect against theft of company property and ensure that authorized removal of property is conducted within appropriate client requirements

· Investigate and prepare reports on accidents, incidents, and suspicious activities

· Provide assistance to customers, employees and visitors in a courteous and professional manner





Must have ONE of the following:

· Service in Military Occupational Specialty related to law enforcement, security (such as Military Police, Elite Military Forces, combat arms) or served in any support role in a Combat Zone. (Armed)

· Graduate of a Certified Public Safety Academy (military or civilian) in the law enforcement, adult corrections, or firefighter field. (Armed)

· Bachelor's Degree in law enforcement or criminal justice related studies. (Armed)

· A minimum of 8 or more years of active service in any military branch. (Armed)

· Associate's Degree (or 60 credits) or higher in law enforcement or criminal justice with current or prior active military service. (Armed)


Contact Loma Westcarth at (561) 340-1060, ext. 2331 and ask about JOB ORDER # 10534418


$12.50 - $14.00 Per Hour


Central Career Center

3400 Belvedere Road
West Palm Beach, FL 33406


Phone: (561) 340-1060

Fax: (561) 340-1057

West Career Center

1085 South Main Street
Belle Glade, FL 33430

Phone: (561) 829-2040

Fax: (561) 909-2110

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