• Accountant-Auditor II
    Open Date: 10-JUL-2024
    Close Date: 24-JUL-2024


    Position Description
    Come and join the City of Fresno in achieving our mission of Building a Better Fresno! Under supervision, Accountant-Auditor II performs professional accounting work in maintaining, reconciling, and auditing accounts, as well as preparing a variety of accounting reports and analyses. This requires the application of generally accepted accounting principles in which incumbents may independently maintain a variety of accounts or participate in the work of a unit engaged in collection and recording financial information. Duties may include but are not limited to the following: - Prepares a variety of accounting reports; audits and balances ledgers; prepares financial reports on special assignments. -Assist with completing the Annual Comprehensive Financial Report (ACFR). -Support external audit functions by assisting with various external audit requests that may require collaboration with other City departments and/or outside agencies. -Maintain records of all capital expenditures; ensuring that capital expenditures are classified appropriately for the purposes of year-end reporting -Assist with ensuring that the City is in compliance with all Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) implementations. - Audits agencies under agreements with City and commercial tenants of City property for compliance with terms of leases - Performs internal cash and other audits as required; prepares written reports of audits with suggested changes or improvements when necessary. - Prepares accounting analyses; distributes revenues and expenses; prepares vouchers for general ledger entries; audits daily cash sheets. - Provides a check and balance function for all City expenditures and verifies fund balances prior to their payment. - Maintains accounting records; prepares trial balances and monthly and annual financial reports; maintains City asset inventory control records; processes journal entries; processes invoices. - Maintains the City's self-funded Health and Welfare Trust and the Local 39 health plan; establishes monthly eligibility; prepares payment requests and disburses payments; prepares reports regarding revenue and disbursement. - Performs accounting and auditing of State and/or Federal Grants to maintain compliance with the associated programs for which the City may be eligible. - Prepares Risk reimbursement packets for property losses and accidents and tracks expenses. *Duties may vary by department, please inquire about specific duties if called upon for an interview. The current vacancies exist in the Parks, After school, Recreation and Community Services Department and the Finance Department. However, this class exists in multiple departments and the list generated from this recruitment will be used to fill future vacancies. Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of three (3) months from the date the eligible list is created, with the option of extending that period for up to a maximum of two years at the City's discretion. If the examination process is suspended for this recruitment, the eligible list may be limited to three (3) months.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    BENEFITS: UNIT 3 Classification - The Fresno City Employees Association, Inc. (FCEA) HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. VACATION LEAVE: Accrue 8 - 14.66 hours per month based on years of service. SICK LEAVE: Eight (8) hours per month, available after 90 days SUPPLEMENTAL SICK- 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. SHORT TERM DISABILITY: Provided through California SDI program. BILINGUAL PREMIUM PAY: $100 per month (if eligible) HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other CA public agencies. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for the examination and does not assure a place on the eligibility list: OPTION 1: One (1) year of experience equivalent to that gained as an Accountant-Auditor I in the City Service. Equivalent experience may be defined as performing professional accounting and/or auditing duties requiring the application of generally accepted accounting principles in a governmental setting. AND Three (3) years of experience interpreting and processing financial data, records, and transactions, and resolving complex technical accounting problems. AND Twenty (20) semester units in accounting from an accredited college or university. OPTION 2: One (1) year of experience performing professional accounting and/or auditing duties requiring the application of generally accepted accounting principles in a governmental setting. AND Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university which includes twenty (20) semester units in accounting. Applicants MUST ATTACH A COPY OF TRANSCRIPTS for education verification (instructions below on how to attach documents). Applications lacking the attachment may be rejected. Possession of a valid California Driver's License is required at time of appointment. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver's license and current copy of their driving record. Eligibles certified for consideration for hire will be required to successfully pass a Department interview and a Department of Justice fingerprint prior to employment with the City of Fresno. Eligibles certified for consideration to the Police Department must successfully complete a polygraph test, or computer voice stress analyzer (CVSA) test, an extensive background investigation, and a department interview prior to employment.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT www.fresno.gov/jobs. TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment and exam process will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the junk mail or spam folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders as well. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE.

    Selection Process
    The examination process may consist of the following: Written Exam 100% - A job-related multiple choice written examination may be administered which tests a candidate's knowledge of principles, practices and terminology utilized in government accounting/auditing; financial reporting; cost accounting; ability to apply skills in judgment; common office software; and interpersonal relations. Candidates must achieve a passing score in order to qualify for the eligible list. The Written Exam date is scheduled for the week of August 19, 2024.

    Veteran Preference Regulations
    Qualified veterans who pass the examination may obtain five (5) additional points. Candidates applying for veteran's preference are required to submit a copy of their DD214 with their application during the specified filing period. Evidence must be presented to indicate that the candidate was discharged honorably from the military service. Veterans, including City employees, must resubmit proof of honorable service for every examination for which veteran's preference credit is requested.

    Additional Information
    HOW TO ATTACH DOCUMENTS TO OUR ONLINE APPLICATION: 1. Your document must first be scanned and saved to a computer or thumb drive (save as the document name.) 2. Then go to www.fresno.gov/jobs > City of Fresno Jobs > Apply On-Line. 3. Enter the same Login Information (Username & Password) that is going to be used for the job you are applying to. 4. Under the section My Career Tools (located towards the top of the page), Select Cover Letters & Attachments, and then Add Attachments towards the bottom. 5. For Attachment Type, choose the most appropriate option (i.e. DIPLOMA/TRANSCRIPTS or DD214.) *If you do not see an appropriate choice, you may use Reference Attachments. Under Attachment Purpose, you can TYPE a description. 6. Then Select Add Attachment and hit the Browse button to locate your attachment. 7. Once you have selected your attachment, select Open, hit Upload and then Save & Return. 8. After you confirm your attachment has been uploaded, then proceed to fill out your online application.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an equal opportunity employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • Airport Public Safety Officer (Open Until Filled)
    Open Date: 03-JUN-2024
    Close Date: 01-SEP-2024


    Position Description
    This recruitment is Open Until Filled and may close at any time. Come and join the City of Fresno in achieving our mission of Building a Better Fresno! This is your opportunity to become a member of an extraordinary organization and a dynamic team at either Fresno Yosemite International or Chandler Executive Airports. Under general supervision, performs the full range of public safety functions consisting of airport law enforcement, emergency medical response, TSA security measures and other applicable emergency airport procedures. Incumbent is defined in the California Penal Code Section 830.33 as a State Peace Officer. This is an unclassified position in which the incumbent serves at the will of the Department Director. Vacancies currently exist in the City of Fresno Airports Department. Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of three (3) months from the date the eligible list is created, with the option of extending that period for up to a maximum of two years at the City's discretion. If the examination process is suspended for this recruitment, the eligible list may be limited to three (3) months.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    BENEFITS: UNIT 8-Non-Represented HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. HOLIDAYS: 8.4 hours per month in lieu of the Holidays. VACATION LEAVE: Accrue 8.4 hours per month. SICK LEAVE: Accrue 8.4 hours per month. SUPPLEMENTAL SICK- 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum LIFE INSURANCE: Benefit equal to annual salary LONG TERM DISABILITY: Benefit equal to 66.66% of monthly salary up to $7,500 per month after 30 days of disability; premium paid by the City. UNIFORM ALLOWANCE: $1200/year HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. BILINGUAL PREMIUM: PAY: $100 per month DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other CA public agencies. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for the examination and do not assure placement on the eligible list. Possession of a current State of California Peace Officer Standards and Training (P.O.S.T.) Basic Certificate. A copy of the certificate must be uploaded to you online profile at time of application. Applicants lacking the attachment will be rejected. Possession of an Intermediate Certificate, or higher, issued by the State of California Department of Justice Commission on Peace Officer Standard and Training (P.O.S.T.) is desirable. Please Note: Possession of a Basic Police Academy Certificate of Completion DOES NOT fulfill all requirements for the P.O.S.T. Basic Certificate or the entrance requirements for this position. Per www.post.ca.gov, the Basic Certificate is awarded, as defined in Commission Regulation 1011 to currently full-time peace officers of a POST-participating agency who have satisfactorily completed the prerequisite Basic Course requirement and the employing agency's probationary period. Out of State applicants must possess at time of application, a Peace Officer Standards and Training (P.O.S.T) Basic Course Waiver through a certified POST Police Academy. Candidates must possess a valid Class 'C' California Driver's License at time of appointment. The selected eligible candidates certified will be required to successfully pass an extensive P.O.S.T required background investigation including, polygraph, psychological, medical exam and Peace Officer Department of Justice and Federal Bureau of Investigation fingerprinting process before being eligible for hire with the City of Fresno. INSTRUCTIONS - How to attach a Certificate. 1. Scan, save and upload your certificate to your personal drive. 2. Log back into PeopleSoft Self Service, Careers. Choose the link titled Airports Public Safety Officer (PPT). 3. Under "Career Tools", click on Cover letters and Attachments. 4. Click on +Add attachments. 5. For "Attachment Type", choose Certificate. 6. For "Attachment Purpose", enter the name of the certificate 7. Click on Add attachment. 8. Click on Save and Return

    Selection Process
    Interested and qualified applicants must submit an official City of Fresno application on-line. Applications may be submitted at www.fresno.gov/jobs. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. After the final filing date, completed applications will be reviewed and a select group of candidates will be invited to interview. Inquiries should be directed to: Diana Meagher, Human Resources Analyst (559) 621-6955 Diana.Meagher@fresno.gov

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • Airport Public Safety Officer PPT (Filing Deadline 07/28/2024)
    Open Date: 06-FEB-2024
    Close Date: 28-JUL-2024


    Position Description
    ?IN ACKNOWLEDGING THE TEN DAY POSTING REQUIREMENT REFERENCED IN FRESNO MUNICIPAL CODE SECTION 3-239, THE PERSONNEL DEPARTMENT HAS POSTED THIS ANNOUNCEMENT FOR THE CLOSING OF THIS CONTINUOUS RECRUITMENT. THIS RECRUITMENT WILL BE CLOSED EFFECTIVE MIDNIGHT, JULY 28, 2024.? This is your opportunity to become a member of an extraordinary organization and a dynamic team at either Fresno Yosemite International or Chandler Executive Airports. Under general supervision, performs the full range of public safety functions consisting of airport law enforcement, emergency medical response, TSA security measures and other applicable emergency airport procedures. Incumbent is defined in the California Penal Code Section 830.33 as a State Peace Officer. Permanent Part-Time (PPT) employees are assigned shifts at a minimum of eight (8) hours totaling forty-eight (48) per pay period. Additionally, incumbents have the option to participate in, or opt out of, the City's Health and Welfare plan. Pursuant to Fresno City Charter section 1100, Permanent Part-Time employees do not participate in the City's Retirement System. However, if a successful PPT candidate has previously participated in either of the City's Retirement Systems (Fire & Police Retirement Systems of City of Fresno Employees Retirement System) he/she will be required to participate in the retirement system pursuant to applicable Fresno Municipal Code sections 3-334 or 3-543 pending reinstatement approval by the Retirement Board. The current vacancy exists in the City of Fresno Airports Department. Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of three (3) months from the date the eligible list is created, with the option of extending that period for up to a maximum of two years at the City's discretion. If the examination process is suspended for this recruitment, the eligible list may be limited to three (3) months. Permanent part-time (PPT) employees are assigned no more than 32 hours a week and have the option of receiving medical, vision and dental benefits on a prorated basis.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    Permanent part-time (PPT) employees are assigned no more than 32 hours a week and have the option of receiving medical, vision and dental benefits on a prorated basis. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at www.fresno.gov. Incumbents may be required to work any shift and may be required to work holidays, weekends and nights as assigned. Permanent Part-Time (PPT) employees are assigned shifts at a minimum of eight (8) hours totaling forty-eight (48) per pay period. Additionally, incumbents have the option to participate in, or opt out of, the City's Health and Welfare plan. Pursuant to Fresno City Charter section 1100, Permanent Part-Time employees do not participate in the City's Retirement System. However, if a successful PPT candidate has previously participated in either of the City's Retirement Systems (Fire & Police Retirement Systems of City of Fresno Employees Retirement System) he/she will be required to participate in the retirement system pursuant to applicable Fresno Municipal Code sections 3-334 or 3-543 pending reinstatement approval by the Retirement Board. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at www.fresno.gov.

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for the examination and do not assure placement on the eligible list. Possession of a current State of California Peace Officer Standards and Training (P.O.S.T.) Basic Certificate. Possession of an Intermediate Certificate, or higher, issued by the State of California Department of Justice Commission on Peace Officer Standard and Training (P.O.S.T.) is desirable. Please Note: Possession of a Basic Police Academy Certificate of Completion DOES NOT fulfill all requirements for the P.O.S.T. Basic Certificate or the entrance requirements for this position. Per www.post.ca.gov The Basic Certificate is awarded, as defined in Commission Regulation 1011 to currently full-time peace officers of a POST-participating agency who have satisfactorily completed the prerequisite Basic Course requirement and the employing agency's probationary period. Out of State applicants must possess at time of application, a Peace Officer Standards and Training (P.O.S.T) Basic Course Waiver through a certified POST Police Academy. Candidates must possess a valid Class 'C' California Driver's License at time of appointment. The selected eligible candidates certified will be required to successfully pass an extensive P.O.S.T required background investigation including, polygraph, psychological, medical exam and Peace Officer Department of Justice and Federal Bureau of Investigation fingerprinting process before being eligible for hire with the City of Fresno. INSTRUCTIONS - How to attach a Certificate 1. Scan, save and upload your certificate to your personal drive. 2. Log back into PeopleSoft Self Service, Careers. Choose the link titled Airports Public Safety Officer (PPT). 3. Under "Career Tools", click on Cover letters and Attachments. 4. Click on +Add attachments. 5. For "Attachment Type", choose Certificate. 6. For "Attachment Purpose", enter the name of the certificate 7. Click on Add attachment. 8. Click on Save and Return.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT www.fresno.gov/jobs. TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment and exam process will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on- line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the junk mail or spam folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE.

    Selection Process
    The examination process may consist of the following: APPLICATION REVIEW - Qualifying Only: Applications which meet the minimum qualifications will be reviewed and a limited number of the most qualified candidates will be invited to the oral examination. Selection of the most qualified candidates will be based upon those applications demonstrating the greatest breadth and depth of applicable education, experience, skills and training. Therefore, applicants are urged to submit sufficiently detailed information in their application materials for evaluation. ORAL EXAM - 100%: A panel of subject matter experts will conduct a job-related oral examination to evaluate a candidate's knowledge of laws of arrest and the elements of misdemeanor and felony offences, methods and techniques of patrolling and safeguarding public facilities, ability to prepare and write detailed and accurate reports or other topics related to a candidate's training, experience and qualifications for the position of Airports Public Safety Officer. Candidates must achieve a passing score to qualify for the eligible list. The oral examination is to be determined.

    Veteran Preference Regulations
    Candidates applying for veteran's preference are required to submit a copy of their DD214 with their application during the specified filing period. Evidence must be presented to indicate that the candidate was discharged honorably from the military service. Veterans, including City employees, must resubmit proof of honorable service for every examination for which veteran's preference credit is requested. Qualified veterans who pass the examination will have five (5) points added to their final score.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • Airport Public Safety Supervisor (Open Until Filled)
    Open Date: 17-OCT-2023
    Close Date: 12-AUG-2024


    Position Description
    RECRUITMENT IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED OR UNTIL A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF APPLICANTS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED. RECRUITMENT MAY CLOSE AT ANY TIME. ***PLEASE NOTE*** The salary range posted in this bulletin represents the salary range for a Full-Time position. Compensation will be pro-rated based on the number of hours worked for Part-Time positions. This is your opportunity to become a member of an extraordinary organization and a dynamic team. Under direction, supervises, trains, and directs subordinates in the Airport Public Safety Division engaged in aviation security, law enforcement and aircraft rescue and firefighting operations. Incumbents supervise and perform the full range of airport public safety functions consisting of airport security, law enforcement, fire safety, emergency medical first responder, aircraft rescue and firefighting (ARFF), TSA security measures, and other applicable emergency airport procedures. Areas of assignment are flexible and may change to meet Airport Public Safety operational commitments. Incumbents may be required to work any shift and may be required to work holidays, weekends and nights as assigned. Permanent Part-Time (PPT) employees are assigned shifts at a minimum of eight (8) hours totaling forty-eight (48) per pay period. Additionally, incumbents have the option to participate in, or opt out of, the City's Health and Welfare plan. Pursuant to Fresno City Charter section 1100, Permanent Part-Time employees do not participate in the City's Retirement System. However, if a successful PPT candidate has previously participated in either of the City's Retirement Systems (Fire & Police Retirement Systems of City of Fresno Employees Retirement System) he/she will be required to participate in the retirement system pursuant to applicable Fresno Municipal Code sections 3-334 or 3-543 pending reinstatement approval by the Retirement Board. Two vacancies currently exist in the Airports Public Safety Division, a Permanent Full -Time position and a Permanent Part-Time position. Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of three (3) months from the date the eligible list is created, with the option of extending that period for up to a maximum of two years at the City's discretion. If the examination process is suspended for this recruitment, the eligible list may be limited to three (3) months.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    BENEFITS: UNIT 8-Non-Represented HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. HOLIDAYS: 8.4 hours per month in lieu of the Holidays. VACATION LEAVE: Accrue 8.4 hours per month. SICK LEAVE: Accrue 8.4 hours per month. SUPPLEMENTAL SICK- 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum LIFE INSURANCE: Benefit equal to annual salary LONG TERM DISABILITY: Benefit equal to 66.66% of monthly salary up to $7,500 per month after 30 days of disability; premium paid by the City. UNIFORM ALLOWANCE: $1200/year HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. BILINGUAL PREMIUM: PAY: $100 per month DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other CA public agencies. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for the examination and does not assure a place on the eligibility list: Possession of a current State of California, Department of Justice Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (P.O.S.T) Basic Certificate. AND Possession of or be eligible to possess a Supervisory Certificate, issued by the State of California, Department of Justice Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (P.O.S.T); OR A current Airport Public Safety Officer with at least two years of continuous service and sixty (60) semester units from an accredited college or university in a related field. Applicant must attach transcripts to online application at time of application. Applicants must attach a copy of the P.O.S.T. certificate directly to the on-line application for verification of requirement/s. Applicants lacking the documentation may be rejected. Please Note: Possession of a Basic Police Academy Certificate of Completion DOES NOT fulfill all requirements needed for the P.O.S.T Basic Certificate OR the entrance requirements for this position. Candidates must possess a valid Class C California Driver's License at time of appointment. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver?s license and current copy of their driving record. INSTRUCTIONS - How to attach a Certificate 1. Scan, save and upload your certificate to your personal drive. 2. Log back into PeopleSoft Self Service, Careers. Choose the link titled Airports Public Safety Officer (PPT). 3. Under "Career Tools", click on Cover letters and Attachments. 4. Click on +Add attachments. 5. For "Attachment Type", choose Certificate. 6. For "Attachment Purpose", enter the name of the certificate 7. Click on Add attachment. 8. Click on Save and Return.

    Additional Requirements
    Eligibles certified for consideration for hire will be required to pass an extensive POST required background investigation including a Computer Voice Stress Analyzer (CVSA) and/or polygraph test, psychological, medical exam and Peace Officer Department of Justice and Federal Bureau of Investigation fingerprinting process before being eligible for hire

    Selection Process
    Interested and qualified applicants must submit an official City of Fresno application on-line. Applications may be submitted at www.fresno.gov/jobs. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. After the final filing date, completed applications will be reviewed and a select group of candidates will be invited to interview. Inquiries should be directed to: Diana Meagher, Human Resources Analyst (559) 621-6955 Diana.Meagher@fresno.gov

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • Airports Operations Manager (Open Until Filled)
    Open Date: 12-SEP-2023
    Close Date: 31-DEC-2024


    Position Description
    We are accepting applications on a continuous basis until the position is filled. The recruitment may close at any time. The City of Fresno is currently recruiting for an Airports Operations Manager. Under general direction, this position manages and administers the Operations Division of the Airports Department including management of Department regulatory compliance policies and procedures, airside/landside operations; coordinates the review and approval of construction projects and specifications; coordinates activities with other divisions, departments, and outside agencies; provides highly responsible and complex administrative support to the Director. The Airports Operations Manager areas of responsibility include the Airports Operations, Airfield Maintenance and Building Maintenance sections. Within guidelines set by the Director of Aviation, the incumbent establishes and implements regulatory and operational procedures, including those associated with Airport Emergency Management and Security. This is an unclassified position in which the incumbent serves at the will of the Department Director.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    BENEFITS: UNIT 14 Classification - City of Management Employee Association (CFMEA) HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. City contributes $75 per month. SUPPLEMENTAL SICK- 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum MANAGEMENT LEAVE: 60 hours per fiscal year. BILINGUAL PREMIUM: PAY: $100 per month ANNUAL LEAVE: Accrue 15.55 hours per month with cash out provisions. HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. LIFE INSURANCE: Benefit equal to annual salary; premium paid by The City. LONG-TERM DISABILITY: Benefit equal to 66.66% of monthly salary up to $7,500 per month after 30 days of disability; premium paid by The City. HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: To reimburse retirement medical insurance and qualified medical expenses. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other CA public agencies. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline. Possession of a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in Airport Management, Aviation Management, Public Administration, Business Administration, or a closely related field. AND Four years of managerial or supervisory experience in airport operations, including comprehensive regulatory compliance responsibilities and oversight of building and construction operations. Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the education on a year-for-year basis, up to a maximum of (2) two years. If qualifying with a degree or accredited college or university credits, please attach a copy of the degree or transcripts. Applications lacking this documentation may be rejected. HOW TO ATTACH DOCUMENTS TO OUR ONLINE APPLICATION: 1. Your document must first be scanned and saved to a computer or thumb drive (save as the "document name") 2. Then go to www.fresno.gov/jobs > City of Fresno Jobs > Apply On-Line 3. Enter the same Login Information (Username & Password) that is going to be used for the job you are applying to 4. Under the section "My Career Tools" (located towards the top of the page), Select "Cover Letters & Attachments", and then "Add Attachments" towards the bottom 5. For Attachment Type, choose the most appropriate option (i.e. "DIPLOMA/TRANSCRIPTS or DD214") a. If you do not see an appropriate choice, you may use "Reference Attachments". Under Attachment Purpose, you can TYPE a description 6. Then Select "Add Attachment" and hit the "Browse" button to locate your attachment 7. Once you have selected your attachment, select "Open", hit "Upload" and then "Save & Return" 8. After you confirm your attachment has been uploaded, then proceed to fill out your online application.

    Additional Requirements
    Possession and continued maintenance of a valid California Driver's License within sixty (60) days of appointment. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver's license and a current copy of their driving record. Certified Member of the American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) or be able to obtain within eighteen (18) months of hire is preferred. The final selected (eligible candidates certified) will be required to successfully pass a TSA Security Threat Assessment, Federal Bureau of Investigation fingerprinting process and an extensive background investigation before being eligible for hire with the City of Fresno, along with clearing a second fingerprinting process with the Department of Justice.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT WWW.FRESNO.GOV/JOBS TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application.

    Selection Process
    Interested and qualified applicants must submit an official City of Fresno application on-line. Applications may be submitted at www.fresno.gov. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. After the final filing date, completed applications will be reviewed and a select group of candidates will be invited to interview. Inquiries should be directed to: Leshea Tarver, Senior Human Resources Analyst (559) 621-6950 Leshea.Tarver@fresno.gov 2600 Fresno Street Fresno, California 93721-3614

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an equal opportunity employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • Airports Operations Supervisor (Open until Filled)
    Open Date: 12-JAN-2023
    Close Date: 24-AUG-2024


    Position Description
    RECRUITMENT IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED OR UNTIL A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED. Recruitment may close at any time. The City of Fresno is currently recruiting for a dynamic Supervising Airports Operations Officer. Under supervision from the Airports Operations Manager, incumbents perform advanced and complex duties related to Airport operations management, inspections and compliance; plans, coordinates, supervises and evaluates the work of assigned staff; maintains department compliance and monitors and interpret a variety of federal, state and local airport regulations for updates, policy changes and new regulations. Monitors and inspects the airfield, terminal, perimeter, grounds and personnel to ensure compliance with Federal Aviation Regulations (FAA), Transportation Security Administration (TSA), and Airport rules and regulations, and reports deficient conditions for correction. The current vacancies exist in the Airport/Operations Department located at the Fresno Yosemite International Airport (FAT). Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of three (3) months from the date the eligible list is created, with the option of extending that period for up to a maximum of two years at the City's discretion. If the examination process is suspended for this recruitment, the eligible list may be limited to three (3) months.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    BENEFITS: UNIT 13 Classification: City of Fresno Professional Employees Association (CFPEA) 3% salary increase, effective June 19, 2023 HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. MANAGEMENT LEAVE: 60 hours per fiscal year for exempt employees. ANNUAL LEAVE: Accrue 15.5 hours per month with cash out provisions. SUPPLEMENTAL SICK- 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. LIFE INSURANCE: Benefit equal to annual salary; premium paid by the City. LONG-TERM DISABILITY: Benefit equal to 66.66% of monthly salary up to $7,500 per month after 30 days of disability; premium paid by the City. BILINGUAL PREMIUM: PAY: $100 per month HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other CA public agencies. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for the examination. TO QUALIFY, an applicant must have: - Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's Degree in Aviation Management, Aviation Science, Airport Management, or closely related field; AND - Two (2) years of experience in airports operations, which includes compliance and facility inspections. Acceptable experience is defined as working at a FAR Part 139 airport performing duties associated with compliance for Part 139 and Part 1542 regulations. A copy of degree or college transcripts must be uploaded and included in your on-line application for verification of meeting the educational requirement. Applicants lacking the documentation may be rejected.

    Additional Requirements
    The selected eligible candidates certified will be required to successfully pass a Department interview and a Department of Justice fingerprint prior to employment with the City of Fresno, and sign a confidentiality agreement. Possession of a valid driver's license is required at time of appointment. Possession of a valid California Driver's License is required within sixty (60) days of appointment. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver's license and current copy of their driving record.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT www.fresno.gov/jobs. TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment and exam process will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the "junk mail" or "spam" folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE.

    Selection Process
    The examination process may consist of the following: APPLICATION REVIEW - Qualifying only: Applications may be evaluated to select a limited number of the most qualified candidates to participate in the Oral Examination. The selection will be based upon those applications demonstrating the greatest breadth and depth of applicable training, experience and education. Therefore, applicants are urged to submit sufficiently detailed information in their application materials for a proper evaluation. ORAL EXAMINATION - 100 %: A panel of subject matter experts will conduct a job-related oral exam to evaluate each candidate's training, experience and personal traits for the position. Candidates must achieve a passing score in their oral examination to achieve placement on the eligible list. The Oral Examination is to be determined.

    Veteran Preference Regulations
    Candidates applying for veteran's preference are required to submit a copy of their DD214 with their application during the specified filing period. Evidence must be presented to indicate that the candidate was discharged honorably from the military service. Veterans, including City employees, must resubmit proof of honorable service for every examination for which veteran's preference credit is requested. Qualified veterans who pass the examination will have five (5) points added to their final score.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • Airports Planning Manager OPEN UNTIL FILLED
    Open Date: 19-SEP-2023
    Close Date: 18-SEP-2024


    Position Description
    RECRUITMENT IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED OR UNTIL A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED. Recruitment may close at any time. This is your opportunity to become a member of an extraordinary organization and a dynamic team at the Fresno Yosemite International Airport as an Airports Planning Manager. Under administrative direction, administers FAA regulations, develops and manages programs related to facility planning, capital improvement projects, federal grant management, environmental planning, security requirements and noise abatement; coordinates assigned activities with other divisions, departments, and outside agencies; and provides highly responsible and complex administrative support to the Director. The current vacancy exists in the Airports Department located at the Fresno Yosemite International Airport (FAT). This is an unclassified position in which the incumbent serves at the will of the Department Director.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    UNIT 14 Classification: City of Management Employee Association (CFMEA) HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. City contributes $75 per month. SUPPLEMENTAL SICK- 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum MANAGEMENT LEAVE: 60 hours per fiscal year. BILINGUAL PREMIUM: PAY: $100 per month ANNUAL LEAVE: Accrue 15.55 hours per month with cash out provisions. HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. LIFE INSURANCE: Benefit equal to annual salary; premium paid by The City. LONG-TERM DISABILITY: Benefit equal to 66.66% of monthly salary up to $7,500 per month after 30 days of disability; premium paid by The City. HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. BILINGUAL PREMIUM: PAY: $100 per month RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other CA public agencies. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for further consideration: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's Degree in business administration, urban planning, architecture, engineering, construction management, economics, or a related field. AND Four years of responsible supervisory experience in administering on and off airport capital improvement programs, FAA regulations, design and construction administration. Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the education on a year-for-year basis, up to a maximum of two years. Licensed as an Architect or Registration as a Professional Engineer by the State of California is preferred. A copy of degree or college transcripts must be uploaded and included in your on-line application for verification of requirement. Applicants lacking the documentation may be rejected if relying upon education to meet the Minimum Requirements. INSTRUCTIONS - How to attach a Degree/Transcripts 1. Scan, save and upload your certificate to your personal drive. 2. Log back into PeopleSoft Self Service, Careers. Choose the link titled Airports Public Safety Officer (PPT). 3. Under "Career Tools", click on Cover letters and Attachments. 4. Click on +Add attachments. 5. For "Attachment Type", choose Certificate. 6. For "Attachment Purpose", enter the name of the certificate 7. Click on Add attachment. 8. Click on Save and Return. Possession of a valid California Driver's License at time of appointment. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver's license and a current copy of their driving record.

    Additional Requirements
    Individuals considered for hire will be required to successfully pass a Department of Justice fingerprint process prior to employment with the City of Fresno. The final selected (eligible candidates certified) will be required to successfully pass a TSA Security Threat Assessment, Federal Bureau of Investigation fingerprinting process and an extensive background investigation before being eligible for hire with the City of Fresno, along with clearing a second fingerprinting process with the Department of Justice.

    Selection Process
    Interested and qualified applicants must submit an official City of Fresno application on-line. Applications may be submitted at www.fresno.gov. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. After the final filing date, completed applications will be reviewed and a select group of candidates will be invited to interview. Inquiries should be directed to: Stephanie Rendon, Senior Human Resources Analyst (559) 621-6935 Stephanie.Rendon@fresno.gov 2600 Fresno Street Fresno, CA 93721-3614

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    We welcome applicants of any race, gender, religion, ancestry or disability. For more information, please refer to our Career Opportunities web page on the City of Fresno web site.
  • Animal Behavior Manager(Official Title: Animal Behaviorist) Open Until Filled
    Open Date: 29-MAY-2024
    Close Date: 06-SEP-2024


    Position Description
    Do you enjoy working with animal behavior as much as working with people? The City of Fresno is looking for an Animal Behavior Manager (Official Title Animal Behaviorist) to join the team at the Fresno Animal Center caring for the animal population and helping keep pets with their families. Under direction, the Animal Behaviorist is responsible for managing, developing and evaluating animal behavior policies, procedures and practices in the Animal Center. Responsibilities include developing, implementing and evaluating animal behavior policies and procedures consistent with best practices and guidelines; supervising assigned staff and volunteers; developing animal behavior and temperament assessments for appropriate intake and kenneling; identifying behaviors and underlying causes and working with the animals to train and correct the behaviors; developing animal enrichment activities including socialization and mental stimulation exercises such as playgroups and exercise plans; collaborating with Veterinary and animal care staff on monitoring animal behavior and temperament progress; working with staff and the public to maximize successful placements and outcomes for animals to remain in their homes and providing education on animal behavior approaches; and performing related work as required. Incumbents must demonstrate initiative, tact, and sensitivity in education and awareness of animal services resources and must be able to communicate effectively with diverse groups. Incumbents will be required to work nights, evenings, weekends, and holidays and respond to after-hours emergencies as needed; will be exposed to a working environment with animals (primarily dogs and cats) which may lead to possible exposure of unpleasant odors and noises, allergens, interactions with animals, and possible exposure to zoonotic diseases; and will be required to handle and restrain animals humanely and safely using approved protocols and practices. This is an unclassified position in which incumbents serve at the will of the Department Director. One vacancy currently exists in the Animal Center Department. Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of three (3) months from the date the eligible list is created, with the option of extending that period at the City's discretion. If the examination process is suspended for this recruitment, the eligible list may be limited to three (3) months.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    BENEFITS: UNIT 14: City of Fresno Management Employees Association (CFMEA) The City of Fresno offers an attractive and competitive salary and benefits package. The salary for Program Manager is up to $8,510/month dependent upon qualifications. The employee benefits package, as noted below, is subject to change and includes: HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. City contributes $75 per month. SUPPLEMENTAL SICK- 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum MANAGEMENT LEAVE: 60 hours per fiscal year. BILINGUAL PREMIUM: PAY: $100 per month ANNUAL LEAVE: Accrue 15.55 hours per month with cash out provisions. HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. LIFE INSURANCE: Benefit equal to annual salary; premium paid by The City. LONG-TERM DISABILITY: Benefit equal to 66.66% of monthly salary up to $7,500 per month after 30 days of disability; premium paid by The City. HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: To reimburse retirement medical insurance and qualified medical expenses. BILINGUAL PREMIUM: PAY: $100 per month RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other CA public agencies. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for further consideration: Education: Possession of a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in animal behavior, animal science, animal education or a closely related field. Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the required education on a year-for-year basis. Experience: Three (3) years of professional experience in the care, handling and assessing the behavior of various animals in an animal centric setting. OR Two (2) years of professional experience in creating and implementing Least Intrusive, Minimally Aversive (LIMA), fear-free, and evidence/science-based approaches to animal management, behavior modification, and training. Private pet ownership is not qualifying experience. Additional qualifying experience may substitute for the required education on a year-for-year basis subject to approval by the Director of Personnel Services and the appointing authority. If qualifying solely with experience, a High School diploma or GED equivalent is required at time of appointment. A copy of degree or college transcripts must be uploaded and included in your on-line application for verification of requirement. Applicants lacking the documentation may be rejected if relying upon education to meet the Minimum Requirements. Special Requirements: Possession and continued maintenance of a valid California Driver's License may be required at time of appointment. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver's license and current copy of their driving record. The selected candidates will be required to successfully pass a department interview, and Department of Justice fingerprint.

    How To Apply
    Interested and qualified applicants must submit an official City of Fresno application on-line at www.fresno.gov/jobs. Be sure to include references and attach verification of education in your online application. For more information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. Candidates who demonstrate the most relevant experience, skills, and qualifications for the position will be chosen to proceed in the recruitment process. Only a select group from the qualified pool may be chosen for interviews based on the department's specific needs and preferences. Applications may be submitted to www.fresno.gov/jobs Inquiries should be directed to: Le'Shea Tarver, Senior Human Resources Analyst (559) 621-6950 Leshea.Tarver@fresno.gov 2600 Fresno Street Fresno, California 93721-3614

    Additional Information
    ADDITIONAL INFORMATION HOW TO ATTACH DOCUMENTS TO OUR ONLINE APPLICATION: 1. Your document must first be scanned and saved to a computer or thumb drive (save as the "document name") 2. Then go to www.fresno.gov/jobs > City of Fresno Jobs > Apply On-Line. 3. Enter the same Login Information (Username & Password) that is going to be used for the job you are applying to. 4. Under the section My Career Tools (located towards the top of the page), Select Cover Letters & Attachments, and then Add Attachments towards the bottom. 5. For Attachment Type, choose the most appropriate option (i.e.DIPLOMA/TRANSCRIPTS or DD214.) *If you do not see an appropriate choice, you may use Reference Attachments. Under Attachment Purpose, you can TYPE a description. 6. Then Select Add Attachment and hit the Browse button to locate your attachment. 7. Once you have selected your attachment, select Open, hit Upload and then Save & Return. 8. After you confirm your attachment has been uploaded, then proceed to fill out your online application.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950.
  • Animal Resource Officer II (Open Until Filled)
    Open Date: 16-MAY-2024
    Close Date: 23-AUG-2024


    Position Description
    RECRUITMENT IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED OR UNTIL A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED. Recruitment may close at any time. Looking for an opportunity to create a positive change in your city? Look no further! The Fresno Animal Center department, centrally situated in the vibrant City of Fresno, is currently recruiting for Animal Resource Officers II. Join us in making a profound difference in the lives of animals and our community! Become a part of achieving our mission to improve the lives of our Citizens and their Animals. With guidance from our partners, we strive to reunite pets with their owners by providing resources to City of Fresno residents. Incumbents must demonstrate initiative, tact, and sensitivity in the humane treatment and handling of animals and must be able to communicate effectively with diverse groups within the City. Duties may include but are not limited to the following: - Engaging with the community on resources and collaboration in support of animal services. - Explaining and enforcing laws and ordinances including issuing citations and warnings related to the treatment, control, and licensing of animals. - Operation of two-way radio, cellular devices, and other equipment to maintain activity logs and respond to calls from dispatch or request calls for assistance to effectively conduct animal control services in designated City areas. - Prepare reports and work with corresponding agencies. - May administer first aid and emergency treatment for animals. - Perform related work as required. Incumbents will be exposed to a working environment with animals (primarily dogs and cats) which may lead to possible exposure of unpleasant odors and noises, allergens, interactions with animals, and possible exposure to zoonotic diseases; and will be required to handle and restrain animals humanely and safely using approved protocols and practices. Incumbents will be required to work nights, evenings, weekends, and holidays and respond to after- hours emergencies as needed. Several vacancies exist for Animal Resource Officer II in the Animal Center Department. Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of three (3) months from the date the eligible list is created, with the option of extending that period for up to a maximum of two years at the City's discretion. If the examination process is suspended for this recruitment, the eligible list may be limited to three (3) months.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    BENEFITS: UNIT 3 Classification - The Fresno City Employees Association, Inc. (FCEA) HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. VACATION LEAVE: Accrue 8 - 14.66 hours per month based on years of service. SICK LEAVE: Eight (8) hours per month, available after 90 days SUPPLEMENTAL SICK- 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. SHORT TERM DISABILITY: Provided through California SDI program. BILINGUAL PREMIUM PAY: $100 per month (if eligible) HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other CA public agencies. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for the examination and does not assure a place on the eligibility list: ANIMAL RESOURCE OFFICER II: High School diploma or GED equivalent, at time of appointment AND One (1) year of experience equivalent to that gained as an Animal Resource Officer I with the City of Fresno. Equivalent experience may be defined as performing the following duties under close supervision: explaining and enforcing laws and ordinances including issuing citations and warnings related to the treatment, control and licensing of animals, responding to calls and conducting animal control services, transporting animals to facilities, and community engagement related to animal laws and resources.

    Additional Requirements
    Possession and continued maintenance of a valid California Driver's License is required during the entire term of employment. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver's license and a current copy of their official driving record from the Department of Motor Vehicles office. The selected eligible candidates certified will be required to successfully pass a Department interview and a Department of Justice fingerprint process prior to employment with the City of Fresno. A valid Veterinary Assistant Controlled Substance Permit (VACSP), issued by the Veterinary Medical Board of the State of California, may be required upon direction of the appointing authority. Incumbents must have completed Euthanasia Training consistent with California Code of Regulations, Title 16, Section 2039 at time of appointment. AND Incumbents must possess a State of California Penal Code Section 832 Laws of Arrest certification at time of appointment and maintain throughout the term of employment in this classification.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT www.fresno.gov/jobs. TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment and exam process will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the "junk mail" or "spam" folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE.

    Selection Process
    The examination process may consist of the following: WRITTEN EXAMINATION: 100%: A job related written examination will be administered which may test a candidate's knowledge in the following areas: animal care, public contact, safety, office software, and other relevant information. Candidates must achieve a passing score to qualify for the eligible list. The written examination is tentatively scheduled for the week of June 25, 2024. The City of Fresno reserves the right to amend the selection process at any time.

    Veteran Preference Regulations
    Candidates applying for veteran's preference are required to submit a copy of their DD214 with their application during the specified filing period. Evidence must be presented to indicate that the candidate was discharged honorably from the military service. Veterans, including City employees, must resubmit proof of honorable service for every examination for which veteran's preference credit is requested. Qualified veterans who pass the examination will have five (5) points added to their final score.

    Additional Information
    HOW TO ATTACH DOCUMENTS TO OUR ONLINE APPLICATION: 1. Your document must first be scanned and saved to a computer or thumb drive (save as the document name.) 2. Then go to www.fresno.gov/jobs > City of Fresno Jobs > Apply On-Line. 3. Enter the same Login Information (Username & Password) that is going to be used for the job you are applying to. 4. Under the section My Career Tools (located towards the top of the page), Select Cover Letters & Attachments, and then Add Attachments towards the bottom. 5. For Attachment Type, choose the most appropriate option (i.e. DIPLOMA/TRANSCRIPTS or DD214.) *If you do not see an appropriate choice, you may use Reference Attachments. Under Attachment Purpose, you can TYPE a description. 6. Then Select Add Attachment and hit the Browse button to locate your attachment. 7. Once you have selected your attachment, select Open, hit Upload and then Save & Return.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • Architect (Historic Preservation) (Open Until Filled)
    Open Date: 17-AUG-2022
    Close Date: 31-JUL-2024


    Position Description
    RECRUITMENT IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED OR UNTIL A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED. RECRUITMENT MAY CLOSE AT ANY TIME. The City of Fresno is currently recruiting for the position of Architect. Architect is a working level professional class. Incumbents design and coordinate plans and specifications for new building construction, building alterations and additions, and capital improvement projects; perform structural architectural plan check review for complex buildings; or perform combination plan checks for commercial interior alterations related to fire, life, health, and safety requirements of specialty codes; and may provide lead direction and training to lower-level personnel engaged in the plan review process. An Architect in Historic Preservation may administer local economic incentives including Mills Act contracts as well as conduct research necessary for federally-sponsored programs and projects pursuant to Sections 106 and 110 of the National Historic Preservation Act. Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of three (3) months from the date the eligible list created, with the option of extending that period at the City's discretion. Should the competitive process be suspended for this recruitment, the eligibility list may be limited to three (3) months.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    BENEFITS: UNIT 13 Classification - City of Fresno Professional Employees Association (CFPEA) 3% salary increase, effective June 19, 2023 HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. MANAGEMENT LEAVE: 60 hours per fiscal year for exempt employees. ANNUAL LEAVE: Accrue 15.5 hours per month with cash out provisions. SUPPLEMENTAL SICK- 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. LIFE INSURANCE: Benefit equal to annual salary; premium paid by the City. LONG-TERM DISABILITY: Benefit equal to 66.66% of monthly salary up to $7,500 per month after 30 days of disability; premium paid by the City. BILINGUAL PREMIUM: PAY: $100 per month HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other CA public agencies. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    Valid License as an Architect by the State of California pursuant to the professional standards published in the Code of Federal Regulations, 36 CFR Part 61. A copy of License as an Architect must be attached/uploaded to your application for verification of this requirement.

    Additional Requirements
    Possession at time of appointment and continued maintenance of a valid California Driver License may be required.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT www.fresno.gov/jobs. TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment and exam process will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the "junk mail" or "spam" folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE.

    Selection Process
    Application review - Qualifying Only: Applications which meet the minimum qualifications will be reviewed and a limited number of the most qualified candidates will be invited to the Oral Examination. Selection of the most qualified candidates will be based upon those applications demonstrating the greatest breadth and depth of applicable education, experience, skills and training. Therefore, applicants are urged to submit sufficiently detailed information in their application materials for evaluation. Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for the examination and does not assure a place on the eligibility list. The examination process may consist of the following: Oral Examination - 100%: A panel of subject matter experts will conduct a job-related oral examination to evaluate each candidate's training, experience and qualifications for the position of Architect. Candidates must achieve a passing score to qualify for the eligible list. A panel of subject matter experts will conduct a job-related oral examination to evaluate a candidate's knowledge of: historic preservation; methods and procedures of historic preservation planning such as; National Register of Historic Places, evaluation, environmental review, grants, technical preservation services, survey, archeology, public information and/or curation of historic properties; applicable Federal, State, and local laws, codes, ordinances, policies, procedures, rules and regulations; technical, legal, and historic resources management practices and procedures as they apply to architectural history and Historic Preservation; ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with businesses, planners, civic groups, governmental agencies and the public. The oral exam has been tentatively scheduled for the week of: September 19, 2022. Selected eligible candidates will be required to successfully pass a Department interview and a Department of Justice fingerprint prior to employment with the City of Fresno.

    Veteran Preference Regulations
    Candidates applying for veteran's preference are required to submit a copy of their DD214 with their application during the specified filing period. Evidence must be presented to indicate that the candidate was discharged honorably from the military service. Veterans, including City employees, must resubmit proof of honorable service for every examination for which veteran's preference credit is requested. Qualified veterans who pass the examination will have five (5) points added to their final score.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • Assistant Director of Capital Projects -(Transportation Project Mgt) - Open Until Filled
    Open Date: 10-APR-2024
    Close Date: 17-SEP-2024


    Position Description
    The City of Fresno is recruiting an Assistant Director who will oversee the Transportation Project Management Division of the Capital Projects Department. The Assistant Director for Transportation Project Management is responsible for the daily operations of the division and works directly with division managers and their staff, along with engineering and project management staff, client departments and contractors. The Transportation Project Management Division provides project management and consultant oversight for the City's capital program. Incumbents will exercise considerable judgment and discretion in the administration and direction of the department and its operations. In addition, the Assistant Director acts as technical advisor to the Director and City Manager and attends meetings of the City Council, boards, commissions, and committees relevant to Capital Projects and related services. The Assistant Director participates in the preparation and administration of the Department's annual operating and capital budgets and is expected to coordinate activities with other departments within the City of Fresno, as well as division sections and outside agencies. This is an unclassified position in which the incumbent serves at the will of the Department Director.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    Compensation and Benefits (Unit 2 Classification) The City of Fresno offers an attractive and competitive salary and benefits package. The salary for the Assistant Director is $115,056 up to $192,888. The employee benefits package, as noted below, is subject to change and includes: Retirement: Fresno City Retirement System; reciprocity with other public California systems. The City's pension funds are among the best-funded public systems in California and the nation. The City does not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Health Insurance: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. Flexible Spending Account Program: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. Auto Allowance: May be granted by the City Manager consistent with Administrative Order 2-2. Deferred Compensation: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. City contributes up to $75 per month. Management Leave: 80 hours (pro-rated) per fiscal year with an annual cash out provision. Supplemental Management Leave: Up to 32 hours at the discretion of the City Manager. This leave may be placed in a retiree Health Reimbursement Arrangement account. Annual Leave: Accrue 15.5 hours of annual leave per month with a limited cash out provision. Supplemental Sick: 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum. Holidays: Ten (10) City-observed holidays annually, plus birthday and two (2) personal days per year. Life Insurance: Equal to annual salary; premium paid by City. Long-Term Disability: City pays premium for 66.66% of monthly salary up to $7,500 per month after 30 days. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno is available at www.fresno.gov.

    The Requirements
    Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, Public Administration, Regional Planning, Engineering, Project Management, Architecture, Construction Management, or degree field(s) as deemed acceptable by the Director of Personnel Services and the appointing authority. AND Five (5) years of directly related management experience as deemed acceptable by the Director of Personnel Services and the appointing authority. OR Nine (9) years of directly related experience including five (5) years at a management level. Directly related experience could include 9 years of experience in engineering, construction, or project management. Various functions such as project management, construction management, contract management, design, and other related duties would be applicable. Possession, at time of appointment and continued maintenance, of a valid California Driver License is required. Valid registration as a Professional Engineer by the State of California or equivalent at time of application is desired.

    Additional Requirements
    The Ideal Candidate Fresno is seeking an experienced, engaged and strong leader who will assist in the implementation of the long-range vision for the Capital Projects Department. Entrepreneurial-minded individuals with a capacity for independent, innovative solution-oriented thinking would do well in this position, as would someone with demonstrated knowledge and experience in leading capital projects with a thorough understanding of grant funding requirements and reporting. The ideal candidate will have a record of straightforward and open communication and the ability to lead diverse, result oriented project management teams. The ideal candidate will have a strong background and knowledge of the transportation engineering industry and common industry standards; ideally with a Professional Civil Engineer license. A combination of technical field experience and design/project management experience is ideal. The Assistant Director of Transportation Project Management will have the skills and experience to lead the Division of project managers and Professional Engineers; the incumbent also needs to have a strong moral compass and integrity. The Assistant Director will often be engaged in negotiations with consultants and third-party stakeholders. It is important for the Assistant Director to be trustworthy and capable of representing the department Director and serving as designee with contract documents. The ideal candidate will also have strong communication skills and take a proactive approach to resolving issues and communicating with the department Director, Council offices, City Manager's Office, client departments, and/or the community. Lastly, the ideal candidate will help establish a culture within the department of always trying to improve in process and efficiency and who embodies a public servant leadership style is critical. An appreciation of diversity and the strength it brings to the workplace is essential.

    How To Apply
    Interested and qualified applicants must submit an official City of Fresno application on-line at www.fresno.gov/jobs. Please upload to your online profile a letter of interest, resume, five references and verification of degree and/or transcript. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Only a limited number of candidates will be chosen to move forward to the interview stage. Inquiries should be directed to: Leshea Tarver, Senior Human Resources Analyst (559) 621-6950 Leshea.Tarver@fresno.gov or Stephanie.Rendon@fresno.gov 2600 Fresno Street Fresno, California 93721-3614 INSTRUCTIONS TO ATTACH DOCUMENTS- etc.. Transcripts/Degree/Cover Letters/Reference 1. Scan, save and upload your certificate to your personal drive. 2. Log back into your online profile on the City of Fresno Website @ www.fresno.gov/jobs 3. Under "Career Tools", click on Cover letters and Attachments. 4. Click on +Add attachments. 5. For "Attachment Type", choose Certificate. 6. For "Attachment Purpose", enter the name of the certificate 7. Click on Add attachment. 8. Click on Save and Return

    Additional Information
    The Department: The Capital Projects Department is responsible for the design and construction of the City's Capital Projects. Our mission is to develop capital projects that deliver value to our stakeholders by providing innovative solutions that meet their needs. We deliver public infrastructure projects in a timely and cost-effective manner for a variety of City departments and for a wide variety of projects such as parks, public safety facilities, sewer and water facilities, public buildings, roadways, and pedestrian/bicycle projects. We strive to achieve this by leveraging our expertise in project management, engineering, and construction to deliver high-quality projects on time and within budget. Our goal is to build long-term relationships with our clients by providing exceptional service and exceeding their expectations. Our department is organized into five divisions: * Capital Administration - The Capital Administration Division provides support for the entire department by providing several key support functions. * Design Services - In-house design and project management teams focused on project delivery for transportation, utility, parks, fire and police projects. * Transportation Project Management- Project management teams focused on project delivery for transportation projects. * Utilities and On-Site Project Management - Project management teams focused on project delivery for utility, parks, fire and police projects. * Construction Management - Oversees the construction of City capital projects. The Division: The Transportation Project Management Division is one of five divisions within the Capital Projects Department. The Transportation Project Management Division has 22 full-time positions. The Division performs Project Management and Consultant Oversight on: Roadway Projects, Grade Separation Projects, Complete Streets Project and Active Transportation & Trail Projects. Our Organization: The City of Fresno is the fifth-largest city in the state of California and is a full-service charter city that operates under a "strong mayor" form of government. The Mayor is elected at large and does not serve on the Council but has veto power over certain actions taken by the City Council. The City Manager, who is appointed by the Mayor, is responsible for appointing all other department heads in the City. There are seven Council Members. The Council appoints the City Attorney and the City Clerk. Our Community: As the only California city located amongst three National Parks, residents and visitors enjoy Fresno's proximity to Yosemite, Kings Canyon, and Sequoia National Parks. With approximately 300 days of sunshine each year, the Mediterranean climate allows for year-round recreational activities, including sailing, snow and water skiing, fishing, backpacking, and golfing. Living in Fresno has the benefit of urban amenities and the unique charm of a suburban atmosphere. Housing prices are typically lower than California's other major metropolitan areas. There are four large school districts in Fresno, including Fresno Unified, Central Unified, Sanger Unified, Clovis Unified, and a variety of private educational institutions. The city is also home to colleges and universities, most notably California State University, Fresno as well as Fresno City College and Fresno Pacific University. Residents enjoy various social, cultural, and athletic activities in an affordable community environment.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We welcome applicants of any race, gender, religion, ancestry, or disability. For more information, please refer to our Career Opportunities web page on the City of Fresno website.
  • Central Printing Clerk
    Open Date: 10-JUL-2024
    Close Date: 24-JUL-2024


    Position Description
    Under supervision, operates copy, mail distribution, and related equipment in the City's central reproduction and mail distribution service; and performs a variety of general clerical duties. Incumbents perform a variety of routine clerical duties such as typesetting, filing, data entry and receptionist functions as required. One vacancy currently exists within the Central Printing Unit of the City of Fresno. Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of three (3) months from the date the eligible list is created, with the option of extending that period at the City's discretion. If the examination process is suspended for this recruitment, the eligible list may be limited to three (3) months.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    BENEFITS: UNIT 3 Classification - The Fresno City Employees Association, Inc. (FCEA) HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. VACATION LEAVE: Accrue 8 - 14.66 hours per month based on years of service. SICK LEAVE: Eight (8) hours per month, available after 90 days SUPPLEMENTAL SICK- 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. SHORT TERM DISABILITY: Provided through California SDI program. BILINGUAL PREMIUM: PAY: $100 per month HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other CA public agencies. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits include ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for the examination and does not assure a place on the eligibility list. High School Diploma or GED AND One year of full-time experience in the operation of bindery equipment, postage meters and reproduction equipment, such as copy machines, duplicating machines. Possession and maintenance of a valid California Driver's License is required during the entire term of employment in this class. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver's license and current copy of their driving record. The selected eligible candidates certified will be required to successfully pass a Department interview and a Department of Justice fingerprint prior to employment with the City of Fresno.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT www.fresno.gov/jobs. TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment and exam process will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the "junk mail" or "spam" folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline, or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE.

    Selection Process
    The examination process may consist of the following: Written Examination 100%: A job-related written examination may be administered which may test a candidate's interpersonal relations and customer service skills, computer software usage, record keeping, English usage and grammar, and reading comprehension. The written examination has been tentatively scheduled for the week of August 12, 2024.

    Veteran Preference Regulations
    Candidates applying for veteran's preference are required to submit a copy of their DD214 with their application during the specified filing period. Evidence must be presented to indicate that the candidate was discharged honorably from the military service. Veterans, including City employees, must resubmit proof of honorable service for every examination for which veteran's preference credit is requested. Qualified veterans who pass the examination will have five (5) points added to their final score.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • Chief Engineering Technician
    Open Date: 08-APR-2024
    Close Date: 31-AUG-2024


    Position Description
    Come and join the City of Fresno in achieving our mission of Building a Better Fresno! The Chief Engineering Technician position is a highly specialized technical and supervisory position in which the incumbent will be responsible for oversight and performing technical engineering and planning activities. This position is available in the Department of Public Works Traffic and Engineering Services Division and will be responsible for working with the Traffic Operations & Planning and Grants Teams to develop project ideas, exhibits and cost estimates; assisting with the preparation of grant applications; developing capital project ideas; developing and maintaining a portfolio of project concepts and cost estimates. Additional duties may include: review and approval of site plans, residential plot plans, tentative and final tract maps and tentative and final parcel maps; response to citizen requests; data collection and operational analyses; use of AutoCAD software for the preparation of exhibits; and customer service in assigned division. Responsibilities may also include overseeing and administering all the subdivision agreements, notices of completion and release of security associated with each development. Incumbents may be assigned to work any eight (8) hour shift and may be required to work holidays and weekends. One vacancy currently exists in the Department of Public Works Traffic and Engineering Services Division. Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of three (3) months from the date the eligible list is created, with the option of extending that period for up to a maximum of two (2) years at the City's discretion. Should the competitive process be suspended for this recruitment, the eligibility list may be limited to three (3) months.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    UNIT 13 Classification: City of Fresno Professional Employees Association (CFPEA) HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. MANAGEMENT LEAVE: 60 hours per fiscal year for exempt employees. ANNUAL LEAVE: Accrue 15.5 hours per month with cash out provisions. SUPPLEMENTAL SICK- 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. LIFE INSURANCE: Benefit equal to annual salary; premium paid by the City. LONG-TERM DISABILITY: Benefit equal to 66.66% of monthly salary up to $7,500 per month after 30 days of disability; premium paid by the City. BILINGUAL PREMIUM: PAY: $100 per month HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: To reimburse retirement medical insurance and qualified medical expenses. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other CA public agencies. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for the examination and do not assure placement on the eligible list. Graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor's degree in engineering or closely related field; AND three (3) years of experience supervising technical engineering activities. Additional experience performing increasingly difficult technical engineering work may be substituted for the required education on a year-for-year basis. (A copy of college transcripts or degree must be scanned and attached to your online application). This position requires possession and continued maintenance of a valid California Driver's License. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver's license and current copy of their driving record. The selected eligible candidates certified will be required to successfully pass a Department interview and a Department of Justice fingerprint prior to employment with the City of Fresno.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT www.fresno.gov/jobs. TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment and exam process will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the junk mail or spam folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders as well. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE.

    Selection Process
    The examination process may consist of the following: ORAL EXAM - 100%: A panel of subject matter experts will conduct a job-related oral examination that may evaluate each candidate's training and experience as it relates to knowledge of standard specifications, pertinent state and local laws; methods and practices involved in engineering and adhering to engineering specifications and inspection of constructions projects; supervision and contract administration, working effectively with co-workers, contractors and the general public or other topics related to a candidate's training, experience and qualifications for the position of Chief Engineering Technician. Candidates must achieve a passing score to qualify for the eligible list. The oral examination date is TBD.

    Veteran Preference Regulations
    Qualified veterans who pass the examination may obtain five (5) additional points. Candidates applying for veteran's preference are required to submit a copy of their DD214 with their application during the specified filing period. Evidence must be presented to indicate that the candidate was discharged honorably from the military service. Veterans, including City employees, must resubmit proof of honorable service for every examination for which veteran's preference credit is requested.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an equal opportunity employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • City of Fresno Temporary Employment
    Open Date: 02-JUL-2024
    Close Date: 31-JUL-2024

  • Communications Technician I
    Open Date: 09-JUL-2024
    Close Date: 23-JUL-2024


    Position Description
    Come and join the City of Fresno in achieving our mission of Building a Better Fresno! The City of Fresno is seeking a dynamic and skilled Communications Technician I to join our team. Under supervision, you'll play a pivotal role in preparing the City's fleet vehicles for service. From installing telematic systems to light bars and everything in between, you'll be instrumental in ensuring the City of Fresno's fleet is ready to hit the road and serve the public. If you're passionate about vehicles, thrive in a hands-on environment, and are ready to contribute your expertise, apply today and embark on a rewarding career where your work will help the City of Fresno thrive. Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: - Prepare new vehicles and equipment for service including installation of emergency lighting, sirens, in-vehicle video systems, gun locks, prisoner partitions, communication radios, tracking systems, mobile computer, communication antennas, warning lights, and vehicle markings. - Design, fabricate, and install mounting fixtures and compartments for specialized fleet vehicles; modify existing equipment as needed. - Employ tools and testing devices such as analog and digital multi-meters. - Maintain accurate digital records. - Assists with the design and fabrication of simple electronic circuits. - Read and comprehend plans, blueprints, and schematics of electronic equipment. - Remove equipment from out-of-service vehicles; prepare out-of-service vehicles for auction. - Performs other related duties as assigned. Full job specification may be viewed at: https://www.fresno.gov/wp-content/uploads/2023/05/Communications-Technician-I.pdf View "We Work For You" video to get an inside look at how rewarding it is to work for the City of Fresno: https://youtu.be/RjOUf52KPrk?si=NmkwtgYbTxdKcKOz The current vacancy exists in the General Services Department. Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of three (3) months from the date the eligible list is created, with the option of extending that period at the City's discretion. If the examination process is suspended for this recruitment, the eligible list may be limited to three (3) months.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    BENEFITS: UNIT 1 Classification - International Union of Operating Engineers, Stationary Engineers- IUOE (Local 39) 2% Salary Increase, effective December 30, 2024 HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. VACATION LEAVE: Accrue 8-15 hours per month. SICK LEAVE: Eight (8) hours per month, available after 90 days. SUPPLEMENTAL SICK- 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. SHORT TERM DISABILITY: Provided through California SDI program. BILINGUAL PREMIUM: PAY: $100 per month HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other public California systems. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for the examination and does not assure a place on the eligibility list. OPTION 1: Possession of a high school diploma or equivalent GED completion AND One (1) year of experience in the installation maintenance and repair of radio and/or telecommunications transmitting and receiving equipment which required mechanical aptitude and knowledge of electrical wiring. OPTION 2: Completion of twenty-four (24) units of electronics, communications, telecommunications or closely related course work from an accredited college, university, or training program as approved by the appointing authority. Applicants qualifying with OPTION 2, MUST ATTACH A COPY OF TRANSCRIPTS for education verification (instructions below on how to attach documents). Applications lacking the attachment may be rejected.

    Additional Requirements
    The work experience section MUST be completed with detailed duties, dates and weekly hours worked for each title held. Please SPECIFY EQUIPMENT AND TOOLS with which you have experience within your duties. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application and will not be used to evaluate minimum requirements. Applications lacking a completed work experience section may be rejected. The selected eligible candidates certified will be required to successfully pass a Department interview and a Department of Justice fingerprint prior to employment with the City of Fresno. Possession of a valid California Driver's License is required at time of appointment and during the entire term of employment in the job class. Candidates considered for hire will be required to provide proof of a valid driver's license and current copy of their driving record. Recruitment may be limited to a specific area of expertise as required by operational needs. The specific areas of expertise are listed below: 1. Telecommunications 2. Radio systems

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT www.fresno.gov/jobs TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment and exam process will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the "junk mail" or "spam" folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline, or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE.

    Selection Process
    The examination process may consist of the following: WRITTEN EXAMINATION: 100%: A job-related written examination will be administered which may test a candidate in telecommunication tools and equipment, general safety, record management, working relations, communication, and other job-related items. Candidates must achieve a passing score to qualify for the eligible list. The Written Examination has been tentatively scheduled of the week of August 12, 2024.

    Veteran Preference Regulations
    Candidates applying for veteran's preference are required to submit a copy of their DD214 with their application during the specified filing period. Evidence must be presented to indicate that the candidate was discharged honorably from the military service. Veterans, including City employees, must resubmit proof of honorable service for every examination for which veteran's preference credit is requested. Qualified veterans who pass the examination will have five (5) points added to their final score.

    Additional Information
    HOW TO ATTACH DOCUMENTS TO OUR ONLINE APPLICATION: 1. Your document must first be scanned and saved to a computer or thumb drive (save as the "document name.") 2. Then go to www.fresno.gov/jobs > City of Fresno Jobs > Apply On-Line. 3. Enter the same Login Information (Username & Password) that is going to be used for the job you are applying to. 4. Under the section "My Career Tools" (located towards the top of the page), Select "Cover Letters & Attachments", and then "Add Attachments" towards the bottom. 5. For Attachment Type, choose the most appropriate option (i.e. "DIPLOMA/TRANSCRIPTS or DD214.") *If you do not see an appropriate choice, you may use "Reference Attachments." Under Attachment Purpose, you can TYPE a description. 6. Then Select "Add Attachment" and hit the "Browse" button to locate your attachment. 7. Once you have selected your attachment, select "Open", hit "Upload" and then "Save & Return." 8. After you confirm your attachment has been uploaded, then proceed to fill out your online application.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • Community Coordinator (Grant Funded)
    Open Date: 26-JUN-2024
    Close Date: 31-JUL-2024


    Position Description
    The Department of Parks, After School, Recreation, and Community Services (PARCS) has exceptional career opportunities for our Office of Neighborhood Safety and Community Engagement Program. PARCS Area Community Coordinators are key players in ensuring PARCS meets and improves on its ongoing mission to enhance the quality of life for the community by providing safe, clean, accessible parks and community centers offering diverse programs and recreational activities and fostering meaningful community partnerships. The ONSCE program is dedicated to initiatives aimed at violence intervention and prevention. In collaboration with community-based organizations, this program focuses on serving underprivileged communities and individuals who have been or are at risk of being impacted by violence. Under general supervision, the Community Coordinator performs public relations and community contact duties; coordinates special events; participates in outreach events to increase program participation and build community relations and partnerships, represents the program at meetings or events;conducts special studies and provides administrative assistance within a department /division setting. This position is fully grant funded through BSCC CalVIP Cohort 4, which requires the Community Coordinator to perform extensive data collection and maintain multiple tracking sheets for required reporting. Candidates must have the ability to work flexible hours to accommodate engagement with community members and community-based organizations. Candidates will demonstrate cultural sensitivity and awareness, have experience working with specific populations, ability to work independently, and excel in building relationships and supporting community partners. This is an unclassified position in which the incumbent serves at the will of the director.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    The City of Fresno offers an attractive and competitive salary and benefits package. More information is available by visiting http://www.fresno.gov/personnel and clicking on "Employee Benefits".

    The Requirements
    The ideal candidate will possess a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in public administration, political science, business administration, mass communications or related field; and two years of administrative support experience which emphasized public and community relations. Additional years of qualifying experience may be substituted for the required education on a year-for-year basis. APPLICANTS MUST SUBMIT A COPY OF COLLEGE DEGREE OR TRANSCRIPTS FOR VERIFICATION OF UNITS. TRANSCRIPTS MUST BE UPLOADED AND ATTACHED TO YOUR ON-LINE APPLICATION. Possession of a valid California Driver's License is required at time of appointment. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver's license and current copy of their driving record.

    How To Apply
    Interested and qualified applicants must submit an official City of Fresno application on-line. Applications may be submitted at www.fresno.gov. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. After the final filing date, completed applications will be reviewed and a select group of candidates will be invited to an interview. Inquiries should be directed to: Stephanie Rendon, Senior Human Resources/Risk Analyst (559) 621-6935 Stephanie.Rendon@fresno.gov 2600 Fresno Street Fresno, CA 93721-3614

    Other Information
    Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the City in a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline or they will not be accepted for any reason.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an equal opportunity employer. For more information, please refer to our Career Opportunities web page on the City of Fresno web site.
  • Database Administrator (Open Until Filled)
    Open Date: 14-JUN-2023
    Close Date: 17-AUG-2024


    Position Description
    RECRUITMENT IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED OR UNTIL A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED. RECRUITMENT MAY CLOSE AT ANY TIME. The Information Services Department is offering an outstanding career opportunity to a dedicated professional to manage the City's databases, which include standards and procedures relating to the integrity of City-wide information systems; serving as an expert technical resource on database architecture, design, and administration; recommending and maintaining City-wide and industry standards for database design and database administration; and maintaining system security. Incumbents may serve as a lead worker to other staff. The ideal candidate should be highly skilled in Oracle and/or Microsoft SQL Server databases (including Microsoft SQL Server 2012, 2016, 2017 and newer), operating systems (Windows, Linux, Unix), Esri SDE Geodatabases, as well as project management. Experience with Accela, human resource, financial, and utility billing applications is advantageous. The current vacancy exists in the Information Services Department. Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of three (3) months from the date the eligible list is created, with the option of extending that period for up to a maximum of two years at the City's discretion. If the examination process is suspended for this recruitment, the eligible list may be limited to three (3) months.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    UNIT 13: City of Fresno Professional Employees Association (CFPEA) HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. MANAGEMENT LEAVE: 60 hours per fiscal year for exempt employees. ANNUAL LEAVE: Accrue 15.5 hours per month with cash out provisions. SUPPLEMENTAL SICK- 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. LIFE INSURANCE: Benefit equal to annual salary; premium paid by the City. LONG-TERM DISABILITY: Benefit equal to 66.66% of monthly salary up to $7,500 per month after 30 days of disability; premium paid by the City. BILINGUAL PREMIUM: PAY: $100 per month HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other CA public agencies. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at www.fresno.gov.

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for the examination and does not assure a place on the eligibility list. A Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in Computer Science, Business Administration, Information Systems, or related fields (A copy of diploma must be scanned and attached to your online application). -AND- Two (2) years of experience involving application development, operation and maintenance of system software, and database administration functions. A copy of degree or college transcripts must be uploaded and included in your on-line application for verification of requirement. Applicants lacking the documentation may be rejected if relying upon education to meet the Minimum Requirements.

    Additional Requirements
    The selected eligible candidates certified will be required to successfully pass a Department interview and a Department of Justice fingerprint prior to employment with the City of Fresno. Possession of a valid California Driver's License required at time of appointment. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver's license and current copy of their driving record. Eligibles certified to the Police Department for consideration must successfully complete a Computer Voice Stress Analyzer (CVSA) and/or polygraph test, an extensive background investigation, and a department interview before receiving conditional offers of employment. Individuals receiving a conditional offer of employment must successfully complete the Department of Justice fingerprinting process before receiving a final offer of employment.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT www.fresno.gov/jobs. TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment and exam process will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the junk mail or spam folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE

    Selection Process
    The examination process may consist of the following: Application review - Qualifying Only: Applications which meet the minimum qualifications will be reviewed and a limited number of the most qualified candidates will be invited to the Oral Examination. Selection of the most qualified candidates will be based upon those applications demonstrating the greatest breadth and depth of applicable education, experience, skills and training. Therefore, applicants are urged to submit sufficiently detailed information in their application materials for evaluation. Oral Exam 100%: A panel of subject matter experts will conduct a job-related oral examination to evaluate a candidate's knowledge of: current technology of operating systems and database administration; data structure design and implementation; system design and analysis; along with relevant technical knowledge of database systems; oral and written communication skills; and ability to establish positive working relationships. Candidates must achieve a passing score to qualify for the eligible list. The oral examination date is TBD.

    Veteran Preference Regulations
    Candidates applying for veteran's preference are required to submit a copy of their DD214 with their application during the specified filing period. Evidence must be presented to indicate that the candidate was discharged honorably from the military service. Veterans, including City employees, must resubmit proof of honorable service for every examination for which veteran's preference credit is requested. Qualified veterans who pass the examination will have five (5) points added to their final score.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • Electrician (Open Until Filled)
    Open Date: 23-JUN-2023
    Close Date: 25-JUL-2024


    Position Description
    This recruitment is Open Until Filled and may close at any time. Under supervision, Electricians perform various duties depending on assignment and Division. Incumbents perform skilled work installing, altering, maintaining, and repairing building electrical systems, traffic signals and streetlights, underground circuits, aerial service connections, electrical systems, electrical equipment, programmable logic controllers (PLC's), VFD's, lighting systems, pumping stations, and associated equipment. This position may require incumbents to perform standby duty on a rotating basis. Four (4) vacancies currently exist in the Department of Public Works, the candidates for this assignment in the Department of Public Works will be required to obtain a valid California Commercial Class B Driver's License without airbrake restriction within 6 months of appointment and maintain the commercial driver's license for the entire term of employment in this class. Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of three (3) months from the date the eligible list is created, with the option of extending that period for up to a maximum of two years at the City's discretion. If the examination process is suspended for this recruitment, the eligible list may be limited to three (3) months.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    UNIT 7 Classification - International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local Union 100 (IBEW) HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. VACATION: Accrue (8-14) hours per month. SICK LEAVE: Accrue eight (8) hours per month. HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) city-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. SHORT-TERM DISABILITY: Provided through California SDI program. BILINGUAL PREMIUM PAY: $50 per month. HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other CA public agencies. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for the examination and does not assure a place on the eligibility list: Completion of a recognized apprenticeship program, or equivalent, and one year of journey-level experience as an Electrician in an industrial setting performing trouble shooting and a wide variety of electrical/electronic repairs and installation work. NOTE: Six (6) years of full-time electrician work experience in an industrial setting is accepted as an equivalent to "completion of a recognized apprenticeship program and one year of journey level experience in an industrial setting." If applying with less than six (6) years of journey-level experience as an Electrician in an industrial setting, please attach evidence of apprenticeship program completion to the online application. When you complete your on-line application, be sure to detail your experience and/or education, and how it demonstrates you meet the minimum qualifications for this position.

    Additional Requirements
    Possession of a Class C California Driver's License is required at time of appointment and must be maintained through entire term of employment in this class. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver's license and current copy of their driving record. Depending upon assignment, may be required to obtain a valid California Commercial Class B Driver's License without airbrake restriction within 6 months of appointment and maintain the commercial driver's license for the entire term of employment in this class. Eligible considered for hire will be required to successfully pass a department interview and a Department of Justice fingerprint process prior to employment with the City of Fresno. Some positions have been designated as being 'safety sensitive' and require those offered employment to successfully pass a drug test prior to employment. Federal law requires that applicants for positions involving the operation of certain transit vehicles, revenue service vehicles, the transportation of hazardous materials, or heavy equipment over 26,001 pounds requiring a commercial driver's license, must undergo pre-employment drug testing as a condition of employment. This classification is subject to random drug and alcohol testing throughout entire term of employment in this class.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT www.fresno.gov/jobs. TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment and exam process will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Depending upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to junk mail or spam folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline, or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE.

    Selection Process
    The examination process may consist of the following: WRITTEN EXAMINATION - 100%: A job-related written examination will be administered which may test a candidate's knowledge of standard practices, materials, tools, and equipment of the electrical trade, knowledge of local and national electrical codes and solid-state electronic systems; reading diagrams, safety practices and mathematics. Candidates must achieve a passing score to qualify for the eligible list. The written exam is tentatively scheduled for the week of: to be determined. Those candidates certified to the eligible list may be required to participate in a Departmental Skills Demonstration as part of the department selection process.

    Veteran Preference Regulations
    Candidates applying for veteran's preference are required to submit a copy of their DD214 with their application during the specified filing period. Evidence must be presented to indicate that the candidate was discharged honorably from the military service. Veterans, including City employees, must resubmit proof of honorable service for every examination for which veteran's preference credit is requested. Qualified veterans who pass the examination will have five (5) points added to their final score.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • Emergency Services Dispatcher II-Lateral
    Open Date: 17-JAN-2024
    Close Date: 07-JAN-2025


    Position Description
    FILING DEADLINE: Continuous/Open until Filled (City of Fresno will accept applications until a sufficient amount of applications have been received, or selection has been made; therefore the recruitment may close at anytime.) The Fresno Police Department strives at providing the citizens of Fresno a safe and protected community. Fresno PD is currently seeking experienced dispatchers to provide excellent and prompt customer service. Journey level dispatchers shall answer and evaluate emergency police and emergency medical service calls; operate a multi-channel Computer-Assisted Dispatch (CAD) system console and related equipment to dispatch appropriate public safety units; and prepare police reports. Incumbents are expected to perform emergency dispatch duties using a considerable amount of independent judgment. Must receive certification by the Police Department verifying that the incumbent is capable of performing solo radio duty within 12 months of appointment. Employees will be assigned to work ten-hour shifts and may be required to work weekends and holidays. Shift pay is $1.25 to $1.75 per hour depending upon assigned shift.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    UNIT 3 Classification - The Fresno City Employees Association, Inc. (FCEA) HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. VACATION LEAVE: Accrue 8 - 14.66 hours per month based on years of service SICK LEAVE: Eight (8) hours per month, available after 90 days SUPPLEMENTAL SICK- 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. SHORT TERM DISABILITY: Provided through California SDI program. BILINGUAL PREMIUM: PAY: $100 per month HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other CA public agencies. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. *Benefits are based upon MOU and these sections might show Vacation Leave, Sick Leave, and SDI info instead. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for the examination. Possession of a HS Diploma or equivalent GED completion -AND- Two-years of experience equivalent to that gained as an Emergency Services Dispatcher II with the City of Fresno, which included operation of a multi-channel Computer-Assisted Dispatch (CAD) system console and related equipment to dispatch public safety units; must type a net rate of 40 words per minute on a computer keyboard. Applicants that meet the minimum qualifications must read and sign an Applicant Statement. This statement indicates your understanding that as part of the qualifying process for Emergency Services Dispatcher with the City of Fresno, you will be required to complete a detailed pre-employment personal history form, followed by a thorough background investigation which will include a computer voice stress analyzer and/or polygraph examination. If your application is deemed qualifying, the Personnel Services Department will send via electronic mail. Applicants will not be invited/admitted to the examination without the above documentation.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT www.fresno.gov/jobs. TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment and exam process will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the "junk mail" or "spam" folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE.

    Selection Process
    The examination process may consist of the following: ORAL EXAMINATION - 100%: A panel of subject matter experts may conduct a job-related oral exam to evaluate a candidate's abilities to speak clearly and concisely, deal tactfully with citizens, maintain harmonious working relationships with other employees, handle emergency calls while maintaining composure and perform efficiently and calmly in a demanding work environment or other topics related to a candidate's training, experience, and personal traits for the position of Emergency Services Dispatcher II. Candidates must achieve a passing score to qualify for the eligible list. Since this recruitment is open on a continuous basis, the examination process may be repeated periodically, depending on the number of applicants. As these processes are completed, new candidates will be merged with the current eligible list. Although your score will remain the same through this process, your placement on the eligible list may change. Eligibles certified to the Police Department for consideration must successfully complete a polygraph test, an extensive background investigation, and a department interview before receiving conditional offers of employment. Individuals receiving a conditional offer of employment must successfully complete a medical examination before receiving a final offer of employment.

    Veteran Preference Regulations
    Candidates applying for veteran's preference are required to submit a copy of their DD214 with their application during the specified filing period. Evidence must be presented to indicate that the candidate was discharged honorably from the military service. Veterans, including City employees, must resubmit proof of honorable service for every examination for which veteran's preference credit is requested. Qualified veterans who pass the examination will have five (5) points added to their final score.

    Additional Information
    Lateral Emergency Services Dispatcher II Hire Incentives To be eligible for the hiring incentives, you must meet the following criteria: -To be eligible for the below hiring incentives, a qualified lateral Emergency Services Dispatcher (ESD) II/III candidate (Eligible Lateral Hire) must, at the time of filing the employment application, have been employed for at least two consecutive (2) years during the past three (3) years with a law enforcement agency in a classification equivalent to an Emergency Dispatcher II with the City of Fresno Police Department. -Upon hire, an Eligible Lateral Hire will be provided with forty (40) hours of vacation time into their vacation leave bank and forty (40) hours of sick leave time into their sick leave bank, to be used as outlined in the FCEA MOU and City policy. The 40 hours of vacation and sick leave provided at the time of hire are immediately available for use. -Upon hire and commencement of work as an ESD II with the Fresno Police Department, an Eligible Lateral Hire from another law enforcement agency will receive a $1,000 hiring incentive payment. -Upon successful completion of the ESD training program, as determined by Police Administration, the Eligible Lateral Hire will receive a $1,000 hiring incentive payment. -Upon successful completion of the probationary period as an ESD II, the Eligible Lateral Hire will receive a $1,000 hiring incentive payment. -Upon successful completion of an additional twelve months of City service following the successful completion of the probation period, the Eligible Lateral Hire will receive a $1,000 hiring incentive payment. -This incentive is not compensable for retirement purposes. -Payments are subject to the terms outlined in FCEA's MOU. This Agreement will be effective July 1, 2023 and will expire June 30, 2024, unless the City and FCEA mutually agree to extend this Agreement in writing and upon Council approval.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • Engineering Inspector I
    Open Date: 18-JUL-2024
    Close Date: 01-AUG-2024


    Position Description
    Come and join the City of Fresno in achieving our mission of Building a Better Fresno! Engineering Inspector I is the entry level class in the Engineering Inspector series. Working under supervision, an incumbent inspects contract work performed by various trades and crafts engaged in the construction of municipal facilities, development projects, and encroachment (street work and utility) permits to inspect streets, buildings, parking lots, bridges, culverts, sanitary sewer systems, lift stations, storm drainage systems, water main systems, irrigation canals, pipelines, street lighting, traffic signals, and other facilities impacting the public right-of-way. An Engineering Inspector Imay be promoted to Engineering Inspector II after a minimum of one (1) year of employment and at the recommendation of the appointing authority. The current salary range for Engineering Inspector II is $5,958 - $7,182mo. The Engineering Inspector II would perform inspection services and ensure the projects are constructed in accordance with the plans and specifications, verify installed bid item quantities for payment, drafts monthly payments to the contractor, draft correspondence to the contractors, and draft any needed Contract Change Orders. Three (3) vacancies currently exist in the Capital Projects Department with the City of Fresno. Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of three (3) months from the date the eligible list is created, with the option of extending that period at the City's discretion. If the examination process is suspended for this recruitment, the eligible list may be limited to three (3) months.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    UNIT 3 Classification - The Fresno City Employees Association, Inc. (FCEA) HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. VACATION LEAVE: Accrue 8 - 14.66 hours per month based on years of service. SICK LEAVE: Eight (8) hours per month, available after 90 days SUPPLEMENTAL SICK- 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. SHORT TERM DISABILITY: Provided through California SDI program. BILINGUAL PREMIUM PAY: $100 per month HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other CA public agencies. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): An optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for the examination and does not assure placement on the eligible list. Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's degree; or completion of a high school diploma or equivalent GED completion. -AND- Twenty (24) units of accredited college level course work in engineering, drafting, surveying and/or inspection. -OR- Completion of a high school diploma or equivalent GED completion and two (2) years of journey level experience in one of the constructions trades and crafts. (Examples may include carpentry, plumbing, roofing, electrician, welding, inspections, etc.) If qualifying with education, a copy of degree or college transcript must be uploaded and included in your online application for verification of requirement. Applicants lacking the documentation may be rejected. The selected eligible candidates certified will be required to successfully pass a department interview and a Department of Justice fingerprint prior to employment with the City of Fresno. Possession a valid California's Driver's License required at time of appointment. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver's license and current copy of their driving record.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT WWW.FRESNO.GOV/JOBS, CAREER OPPORTUNITIES TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment and exam process will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the "junk mail" or "spam" folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders as well. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline, or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE.

    Selection Process
    The selection process may consist of the following: Written Examination - 100%: The written examination is designed to assess a candidate's ability to read engineering plans and specifications, establish and maintain good work relationships and knowledge of the principles and practices of engineering, types of soils, testing, general street and building construction, safety, design and accepting surveying practices. Candidates must achieve a passing score on the Written Examination to qualify for placement on the eligible list. The written examination has been tentatively scheduled for the week of August 26, 2024.

    Veteran Preference Regulations
    Candidates applying for veteran's preference are required to submit a copy of their DD214 with their application during the specified filing period. Evidence must be presented to indicate that the candidate was discharged honorably from the military service. Veterans, including City employees, must resubmit proof of honorable service for every examination for which veteran's preference credit is requested. Qualified veterans who pass the examination will have five (5) points added to their final score.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • Equipment Service Worker I
    Open Date: 17-JUL-2024
    Close Date: 31-JUL-2024


    Position Description
    Are you ready to kickstart your career? Join us as an Equipment Service Worker I and become an integral part of our city's operations! Under supervision, you'll be hands-on with a range of vehicles and equipment, ensuring they're in prime condition for the road ahead. Your days will be filled with performing a diversity of tasks involving the cleaning, fueling, and preparing of City vehicles and equipment for operation. If you're eager to roll up your sleeves, work in a dynamic team, and play a crucial role in maintaining our city's fleet that provide essential services to the community, apply now and drive your career forward with us! Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: - Clean vehicle exteriors and interiors to maintain cleanliness and appearance standards. - Utilize steam cleaners, solvents, or detergents to clean engines and engine parts effectively. - Check and refill water, gas, diesel, oil, and other vehicle fluids and jump-start vehicles as needed. - Conduct minor routine maintenance tasks on City cars, trucks, buses, and other equipment which may include changing tires, replacing light bulbs, fan belts, air filters, and windshield wiper blades. - Assist in more complex repairs as directed by senior maintenance personnel. - Complete basic computer data entry for daily report completion. - Possess knowledge of tools, vehicle and equipment maintenance principles. - Operate vehicles and equipment safely. - Performs other related duties as assigned. Duties and schedules may vary by assignment and/or department, please inquire about specific duties and/or schedules if called upon for an interview. Incumbents may be required to work any shift; nights, weekends, and holidays as needed. Full job specification may be viewed at: https://www.fresno.gov/wp-content/uploads/2023/05/JS-Equipment-Service-Wkr-I.pdf View "We Work For You" video to get an inside look at how rewarding it is to work for the City of Fresno: https://youtu.be/RjOUf52KPrk?si=NmkwtgYbTxdKcKOz The current vacancy exists in the Transportation Department. However, this classification also exists in the General Services Department. Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of three (3) months from the date the eligible list is created, with the option of extending that period for up to a maximum of two years at the City's discretion. If the examination process is suspended for this recruitment, the eligible list may be limited to three (3) months.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    BENEFITS: UNIT 1 Classification - International Union of Operating Engineers, Stationary Engineers- IUOE (Local 39) 2% Salary Increase, effective December 30, 2024 HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. VACATION LEAVE: Accrue 8-15 hours per month. SICK LEAVE: Eight (8) hours per month, available after 90 days. SUPPLEMENTAL SICK- 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. SHORT TERM DISABILITY: Provided through California SDI program. BILINGUAL PREMIUM: PAY: $100 per month HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other public California systems. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for the examination and do not assure placement on the eligible list: OPTION 1: Completion of a High School Diploma or equivalent GED AND One (1) year of continuous, full-time paid experience, performing minor maintenance on vehicles and equipment. OPTION 2: Completion of fifteen (15) units of accredited college level coursework in Automotive Technology, Heavy Equipment Technology or Diesel Equipment Technology AND Six (6) months of continuous, full-time paid experience, performing minor maintenance on vehicles and equipment; OPTION 3: Completion of thirty (30) units of accredited college level coursework in Automotive Technology, Heavy Equipment Technology or Diesel Equipment Technology. Applicants qualifying with OPTION 2 OR 3, MUST ATTACH A COPY OF TRANSCRIPTS for education verification (instructions below on how to attach documents). Applications lacking the attachment may be rejected.

    Additional Requirements
    The work experience section MUST be completed with detailed duties, dates and weekly hours worked for each title held. Please SPECIFY EQUIPMENT AND TOOLS with which you have experience within your duties. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application and will not be used to evaluate minimum requirements. Applications lacking a completed work experience section may be rejected. The selected eligible candidates certified will be required to successfully pass a Department interview and a Department of Justice fingerprint prior to employment with the City of Fresno. Possession of a valid California Driver's License is required at time of appointment and during the entire term of employment in the job class. Candidates considered for hire will be required to provide proof of a valid driver's license and current copy of their driving record. Depending on assignment area, may be required to obtain and maintain for entire term of assignment, a valid Class B Driver's License with Passenger and Air Brake Endorsements within the probationary period, or within six (6) months after being assigned to an area requiring such license. Some positions have been designated as being "safety sensitive" and require all eligibles offered employment to successfully pass a drug test prior to employment. Federal law requires that applicants for positions involving the operation of certain transit vehicles, revenue service vehicles, the transportation of hazardous materials, or heavy equipment over 26,001 pounds requiring a commercial driver's license, must undergo pre-employment drug testing as a condition of employment. This classification is subject to random drug and alcohol testing throughout entire term of employment in this class.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT www.fresno.gov/jobs. TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment and exam process will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the "junk mail" or "spam" folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE.

    Selection Process
    The examination process may consist of the following: Written Examination: 100%: A job-related written examination will be administered which may test a candidate in vehicle operations, maintenance or safety, working relations, written instructions, communication, and/or other job-related items. Candidates must achieve a passing score to qualify for the eligible list. The Written Examination has been tentatively scheduled for the week of August 19, 2024.

    Veteran Preference Regulations
    Candidates applying for veteran's preference are required to submit a copy of their DD214 with their application during the specified filing period. Evidence must be presented to indicate that the candidate was discharged honorably from the military service. Veterans, including City employees, must resubmit proof of honorable service for every examination for which veteran's preference credit is requested. Qualified veterans who pass the examination will have five (5) points added to their final score.

    Additional Information
    HOW TO ATTACH DOCUMENTS TO OUR ONLINE APPLICATION: 1. Your document must first be scanned and saved to a computer or thumb drive (save as the "document name.") 2. Then go to www.fresno.gov/jobs > City of Fresno Jobs > Apply On-Line. 3. Enter the same Login Information (Username & Password) that is going to be used for the job you are applying to. 4. Under the section "My Career Tools" (located towards the top of the page), Select "Cover Letters & Attachments", and then "Add Attachments" towards the bottom. 5. For Attachment Type, choose the most appropriate option (i.e. "DIPLOMA/TRANSCRIPTS or DD214.") *If you do not see an appropriate choice, you may use "Reference Attachments." Under Attachment Purpose, you can TYPE a description. 6. Then Select "Add Attachment" and hit the "Browse" button to locate your attachment. 7. Once you have selected your attachment, select "Open", hit "Upload" and then "Save & Return." 8. After you confirm your attachment has been uploaded, then proceed to fill out your online application.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • GIS Information Services Supervisor (Open Until Filled)
    Open Date: 03-JAN-2024
    Close Date: 31-JUL-2024


    Position Description
    RECRUITMENT IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED OR UNTIL A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED. RECRUITMENT MAY CLOSE AT ANY TIME. Under direction, the GIS Information Services Supervisor supervises staff, technology, contractors, and service providers to maintain Geographic Information Systems (GIS). Incumbents provide leadership and supervision to associated technical staff responsible for GIS, and the provision of technical support in coordination with various City departments and outside agencies, as well as oversee the day-to-day operation of GIS systems and provide a high level of complex and confidential support to Department executive management staff. For these assignments, in the GIS Division of the Information Services Department (ISD), the incumbent will plan and manage a team of technical staff supporting various GIS technologies which could include hardware and software City wide. These technologies may include, but not limited to, GIS, and other areas as assigned. These incumbents will work very closely with other Information Servicers Supervisors within ISD and other City Departments in all aspects of information technologies to ensure they are keeping up to ISD standards. One vacancy currently exists in the Information Services Department. Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of three (3) months from the date the eligible list is created, with the option of extending that period at the City's discretion. Should the competitive process be suspended for this recruitment, the eligibility list may be limited to three (3) months.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    BENEFITS: UNIT 13 Classification City of Fresno Professional Employees Association (CFPEA) HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. MANAGEMENT LEAVE: 60 hours per fiscal year for exempt employees. ANNUAL LEAVE: Accrue 15.5 hours per month with cash out provisions. SUPPLEMENTAL SICK- 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. LIFE INSURANCE: Benefit equal to annual salary; premium paid by the City. LONG-TERM DISABILITY: Benefit equal to 66.66% of monthly salary up to $7,500 per month after 30 days of disability; premium paid by the City. BILINGUAL PREMIUM: PAY: $100 per month. HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other CA public agencies. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for the examination and do not assure placement on the eligible list. Three (3) years of experience in the administration and maintenance of GIS Systems -AND- To include or be supplemented by 1 year of lead or supervisor experience -AND- Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's degree in business administration, public administration, computer science, GIS, or related field. Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the required education on a year-for-year basis. If qualifying with a degree or accredited college or university credits, please attach a copy of the degree or transcripts. Applications lacking this documentation may be rejected. Information Services Department's preferred candidate will have experience supporting and managing staff in an Enterprise/Business technical support environment. Candidates should also be able to adjust priorities of self and staff as needed. They must also be able to work with other IT supervisors City wide on keeping up with City standards. Selected eligible candidates will be required to successfully pass a department interview and a Department of Justice fingerprint prior to employment with the City of Fresno. Possession of a valid California Driver's License is required. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver's license and a current copy of their driving record.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT WWW.FRESNO.GOV/JOBS TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment and exam process will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the "junk mail" or "spam" folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline, or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE.

    Selection Process
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for the examination and does not assure a place on the eligibility list. The selection process may consist of the following: Application Review - Qualifying Only: Applications submitted will be reviewed and a limited number of the most qualified candidates may be invited to the oral examination. The selection will be based upon those applications which demonstrate the greatest breadth and depth of applicable education, experience, skills and training. Therefore, applicants are urged to submit sufficiently detailed information in their application materials for a proper evaluation. Oral Examination - 100%: A panel of subject matter experts will conduct a job-related oral examination to evaluate each candidate's knowledge of: applying and/or monitoring information technology processes and programs; ability to communicate effectively and establish effective working relationships or other topics related to a candidate's training, experience and qualifications for the position of Information Services Supervisor. Candidates must achieve a passing score to qualify for the eligible list. Oral Examination to be determined.

    Veteran Preference Regulations
    Qualified veterans who pass the examination may obtain five (5) additional points. Candidates applying for veteran's preference are required to submit a copy of their DD214 with their application during the specified filing period. Evidence must be presented to indicate that the candidate was discharged honorably from the military service. Veterans, including City employees, must resubmit proof of honorable service for every examination for which veteran's preference credit is requested.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an equal opportunity employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • Geographic Information System (GIS) Specialist (Open Until Filled)
    Open Date: 06-JAN-2023
    Close Date: 30-AUG-2024


    Position Description
    RECRUITMENT IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED OR UNTIL A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED. RECRUITMENT MAY CLOSE AT ANY TIME. GIS Specialists perform under general supervision advanced technical work related to the analysis, use, development and maintenance of Geographic Information Systems (GIS). The incumbents will work with key staff in various departments to perform a variety of complex GIS related work; including, GIS technical support, spatial data analysis, updating data and maps, and providing general mapping expertise. We have a team of creative and innovative tech-savvy employees in the City of Fresno that are experts at transforming data into visual content that empowers more informed decision making. Every day they work hard to streamline systems that make our jobs easier and more efficient. This year the City of Fresno's GIS (Geographic Information Systems) teams collaborated with each other to create a StoryMap highlighting how the city uses GIS in its everyday workflow. Check out their work: https://storymaps.arcgis.com/stories/11f8d7efe5ef4d44b0029feacca48b24 One vacancy exists in the Information Services Department. Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of three (3) months from the date the eligible list is created, with the option of extending that period for up to a maximum of two years at the City's discretion. If the examination process is suspended for this recruitment, the eligible list may be limited to three (3) months.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    BENEFITS: UNIT 3 Classification - The Fresno City Employees Association, Inc. (FCEA) HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. VACATION LEAVE: Accrue 8-14.66 hours per month. SICK LEAVE: Eight (8) hours per month, available after 90 days SUPPLEMENTAL SICK- 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. SHORT TERM DISABILITY: Provided through California SDI program. BILINGUAL PREMIUM: PAY: $100 per month HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other CA public agencies. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for the examination and does not assure a place on the eligibility list: Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in GIS(T), geography, engineering, land surveying, computer science or a closely related field. APPLICANTS MUST ATTACH A COPY OF THEIR BACHELOR'S DEGREE OR COLLEGE TRANSCRIPTS FOR VERIFICATION OF REQUIRED UNITS. -AND- Three (3) years of increasingly responsible experience operating, implementing, and maintaining automated mapping and/or Geographic Information Systems (GIS). Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the required education on a year-for-year basis. Applicants must attach a copy of their bachelor's degree or college transcripts for verification of required units. -OR- Five (5) years of experience as a GIS Technician with the City of Fresno. You must attach to your online application proof of education. Possession and continued maintenance of a valid California Driver's License may be required at time of appointment. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver's license and current copy of their driving record. The selected eligible candidates certified will be required to successfully pass a Department interview and a Department of Justice fingerprint prior to employment with the City of Fresno.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT WWW.FRESNO.GOV/JOBS TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment and exam process will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the "junk mail" or "spam" folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders as well. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE.

    Selection Process
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for the examination and does not assure a place on the eligibility list. The selection process may consist of the following: APPLICATION REVIEW - Qualifying Only: Applications which meet the minimum qualifications will be reviewed and a limited number of the most qualified candidates will be invited to the oral examination. Selection of the most qualified candidates will be based upon those applications demonstrating the greatest breadth and depth of applicable education, experience, skills and training. Therefore, applicants are urged to submit sufficiently detailed information in their application materials for evaluation. ORAL EXAM - 100%: A panel of subject matter experts will conduct a job-related oral examination to evaluate a candidate's knowledge of principles and methods used to develop GIS mapping, AutoCAD, ARC/INFO and Arc View; ability to utilize GIS Technology, develop, implement, and modify computer systems, analyze, interpret and explain technical GIS policies and procedures, and maintain effective working relationships or other topics related to a candidate's training, experience and qualifications for the position of Geographic Information System Specialist. Candidates must achieve a passing score to qualify for the eligible list. The Oral Examination is to be determined. The City reserves the right to amend any phase of the examination process should there be a limited number of successful candidates.

    Veteran Preference Regulations
    Qualified veterans who pass the examination may obtain five (5) additional points. Candidates applying for veteran's preference are required to submit a copy of their DD214 with their application during the specified filing period. Evidence must be presented to indicate that the candidate was discharged honorably from the military service. Veterans, including City employees, must resubmit proof of honorable service for every examination for which veteran's preference credit is requested.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an equal opportunity employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • Historic Preservation Specialist (Open Until Filled)
    Open Date: 17-AUG-2022
    Close Date: 31-JUL-2024


    Position Description
    RECRUITMENT IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED OR UNTIL A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED. RECRUITMENT MAY CLOSE AT ANY TIME. The City of Fresno is currently recruiting for the position of Historic Preservation Specialist. Under general direction, the Historic Preservation Specialist coordinates the City's historic preservation program. Responsible for the identification, evaluation, documentation and registration of significant archeological and historic properties. Incumbents are responsible for developing, interpreting, implementing, and enforcing policy and methods related to historic preservation. Incumbents are responsible for identification, evaluation, documentation, registration, planning, education and treatment programs and activities designed to protect the City's significant archeological and historic properties. Incumbents must demonstrate the ability to work well with a wide diversity of groups. This Historic Preservation Specialist will review properties for eligibility to the local, State and National Register of Historic Places, draft nomination forms, provide oversight to architectural survey contracts, perform cultural resources database management, and provide recommendations regarding preservation review. One vacancy exists in the Planning and Development Department. Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of three (3) months from the date the eligible list is created, with the option of extending that period at the City's discretion. If the examination process is suspended for this recruitment, the eligible list may be limited to three (3) months.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    BENEFITS: UNIT 13 Classification - City of Fresno Professional Employees Association (CFPEA) 3% salary increase, effective June 19, 2023 HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. MANAGEMENT LEAVE: 60 hours per fiscal year for exempt employees. ANNUAL LEAVE: Accrue 15.5 hours per month with cash out provisions. SUPPLEMENTAL SICK- 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. LIFE INSURANCE: Benefit equal to annual salary; premium paid by the City. LONG-TERM DISABILITY: Benefit equal to 66.66% of monthly salary up to $7,500 per month after 30 days of disability; premium paid by the City. BILINGUAL PREMIUM: PAY: $100 per month HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other CA public agencies. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for the examination and does not assure a place on the eligibility list. Possession of a graduate degree in architectural history, art history, historic preservation, or closely related field, with coursework in American architectural history OR graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's Degree in architectural history, art history, historic preservation or a closely related field; AND two years of full-time experience in research, writing, or teaching in American architectural history or restoration architecture with an academic institution, historical organization or agency, museum, or other professional institution; OR Possession of a graduate degree in history or closely related field OR graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's Degree in History; AND at least two years of full-time experience in research, writing, teaching, interpretation, or other demonstrable professional activity with an academic institution, historic organization or agency, museum, or other professional institution OR substantial contribution through research and publication to the body of scholarly knowledge in the field of history. A copy of degree or college transcripts must be uploaded and included in your on-line application for verification of requirement.

    Additional Requirements
    Possession of a valid California Driver's License at time of appointment. Incumbents in this classification must meet the minimum professional qualifications pursuant to. Code of Federal Regulations, 36 CFR Part 61. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver's license and current copy of their driving record. Incumbents in this classification must meet the minimum professional qualifications pursuant to Code of Federal Regulations, 36 CFR Part 61. The selected eligible candidates certified will be required to successfully pass a Department interview and a Department of Justice fingerprint prior to employment with the City of Fresno.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT www.fresno.gov/jobs. TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment and exam process will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the "junk mail" or "spam" folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE.

    Selection Process
    The examination process may consist of the following: Application Review - Qualifying Only: Applications which meet the minimum qualifications will be reviewed and a limited number of the most qualified candidates will be invited to the Oral Examination. Selection of the most qualified candidates will be based upon those applications demonstrating the greatest breadth and depth of applicable education, experience, skills and training. Therefore, applicants are urged to submit sufficiently detailed information in their application materials for evaluation. Oral Examination - 100%: A panel of subject matter experts will conduct a job-related oral examination to evaluate a candidate's knowledge of: historic preservation; methods and procedures of historic preservation planning such as; National Register of Historic Places, evaluation, environmental review, grants, technical preservation services, survey, archeology, public information and/or curation of historic properties; applicable Federal, State, and local laws, codes, ordinances, policies, procedures, rules and regulations; technical, legal, and historic resources management practices and procedures as they apply to architectural history and Historic Preservation; ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with businesses, planners, civic groups, governmental agencies and the public. Candidates must achieve a passing score to qualify for the eligible list. The oral examination has been tentatively scheduled for the week of: September 19, 2022.

    Veteran Preference Regulations
    Candidates applying for veteran's preference are required to submit a copy of their DD214 with their application during the specified filing period. Evidence must be presented to indicate that the candidate was discharged honorably from the military service. Veterans, including City employees, must resubmit proof of honorable service for every examination for which veteran's preference credit is requested. Qualified veterans who pass the examination will have five (5) points added to their final score.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • Industrial Commercial Water Conservation Representative (OPEN UNTIL FILLED)
    Open Date: 27-DEC-2023
    Close Date: 25-JUL-2024


    Position Description
    RECRUITMENT IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED OR UNTIL A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED. Recruitment may close at any time. The Department of Public Utilities Water Division is looking for an energetic individual with excellent communication and presentation skills to join a vigorous team that is striving to raise awareness and preservation of our precious water resources. The Industrial/Commercial Water Conservation Representative performs journey level field and office duties involving extensive public contact, such as; assisting industrial, commercial, governmental and institutional water users to implement effective water conservation measures and enforcement of the provisions of the Fresno Municipal Code and State of California regulations. Is responsible for interactions with Commercial, Industrial, and Institutional (CII) customers, performing conservation surveys, investigating reports of water waste, and assisting with rebate field checks. Will also market the program and advise customers in the use of water conservation measures. This position is a resource to Water Conservation Representatives and coordinates new employee training. Will also market the program and advise customers in the use of water conservation measures. Incumbents may be assigned to work any eight hour shift and may be required to work holidays and weekends. One vacancy currently exists within the Water Division of the Department of Public Utilities. Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of three (3) months from the date the eligible list is created, with the option of extending that period for up to a maximum of two years at the City's discretion. If the examination process is suspended for this recruitment, the eligible list may be limited to three (3) months.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. VACATION LEAVE: Accrue (8-14) days per year. SICK LEAVE: Eight (8) hours per month, available after 90 days SUPPLEMENTAL SICK- 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. SHORT TERM DISABILITY: Provided through California SDI program. BILINGUAL PREMIUM: PAY: $100 per month HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: To reimburse retirement medical insurance and qualified medical expenses. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other CA public agencies. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for the examination and does not assure a place on the eligibility list. Graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor's degree in environmental science, engineering, or related field AND Two years of experience performing commercial and/or industrial water conservation audits or plant management and engineering. Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the required education on a year-for-year basis. A copy of degree or college transcripts must be uploaded and included in your on-line application for verification of requirement. Applicants lacking the documentation may be rejected if relying upon education to meet the Minimum Requirements. The selected eligible candidates certified will be required to successfully pass a Department interview and a Department of Justice fingerprint prior to employment with the City of Fresno. Possession of a valid California Driver's License may be required at time of appointment.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT www.fresno.gov/jobs. TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment and exam process will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the "junk mail" or "spam" folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE.

    Selection Process
    The examination process may consist of the following: Application review - Qualifying Only: Applications which meet the minimum qualifications will be reviewed and a limited number of the most qualified candidates will be invited to the Oral Examination. Selection of the most qualified candidates will be based upon those applications demonstrating the greatest breadth and depth of applicable education, experience, skills and training. Therefore, applicants are urged to submit sufficiently detailed information in their application materials for evaluation. Oral Exam-100%: A panel of subject matter experts will conduct a job-related oral examination to evaluate a candidate's knowledge of: water/wastewater regulations, policies, and procedures; industrial and commercial water reuse, recycling, and reclamation systems, practices and methods; inspection methods of commercial and industrial facilities; oral and written communication skills; and principles of good customer service and any other skills required for this position. Candidates must achieve a passing score to qualify for the eligible list. The oral examination has been tentatively scheduled for the week of To Be Determined.

    Veteran Preference Regulations
    Candidates applying for veteran's preference are required to submit a copy of their DD214 with their application during the specified filing period. Evidence must be presented to indicate that the candidate was discharged honorably from the military service. Veterans, including City employees, must resubmit proof of honorable service for every examination for which veteran's preference credit is requested. Qualified veterans who pass the examination will have five (5) points added to their final score.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • Information Services Supervisor (Airports) (Open Until Filled)
    Open Date: 25-JAN-2024
    Close Date: 01-AUG-2024


    Position Description
    RECRUITMENT IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED OR UNTIL A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED. RECRUITMENT MAY CLOSE AT ANY TIME. Under direction, the Information Services Supervisor supervises staff, technology, contractors, and service providers to maintain information and communications systems. Incumbents provide leadership and supervision to associated technical staff responsible for data communications systems including local and wide area networks, data center technology, industrial controls, voice and visual communication systems, databases, internet and intranet systems, applications software, and the provision of technical support in coordination with various City departments and outside agencies, as well as oversee the day-to-day operation of integrated data systems and provide a high level of complex and confidential support to Department executive management staff. For these assignments, in the multiple Divisions of the Information Services Department (ISD), the incumbent will plan and manage a of technical staff supporting various technologies which could include hardware and software, City-wide. These technologies may include, but not limited to, workstation, printers, network equipment, application supports, database management, GIS, mobility, network systems support, and other areas as assigned. These incumbents will coordinate with other Information Servicers Supervisors within ISD and other City Departments in all aspects of information technologies to ensure they are upholding ISD standards. One vacancy currently exists in the Information Services Department (ISD), Computer Services Division. An extensive background check will be required for this vacancy. This position will oversee the technology operations at Fresnos two airports; Fresno Yosemite International and Fresno Chandler Executive Airport. Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of three (3) months from the date the eligible list is created, with the option of extending that period at the City's discretion. Should the competitive process be suspended for this recruitment, the eligibility list may be limited to three (3) months.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    BENEFITS: UNIT 13 Classification City of Fresno Professional Employees Association (CFPEA) HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. MANAGEMENT LEAVE: 60 hours per fiscal year for exempt employees. ANNUAL LEAVE: Accrue 15.5 hours per month with cash out provisions. SUPPLEMENTAL SICK- 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. LIFE INSURANCE: Benefit equal to annual salary; premium paid by the City. LONG-TERM DISABILITY: Benefit equal to 66.66% of monthly salary up to $7,500 per month after 30 days of disability; premium paid by the City. BILINGUAL PREMIUM: PAY: $100 per month. HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other CA public agencies. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for the examination and do not assure placement on the eligible list. Three (3) years of experience in the administration and maintenance of any of the following: Radio, microwave, WAN/LAN/MAN communications End user devices such as desktops, laptops, and mobility devices Network monitoring and security management tools Data center hardware and software Network and internet edge hardware and management tools Access control systems Videos surveillance systems Structured cabling -AND- To include or be supplemented by 1 year of lead or supervisor experience -AND- Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's degree in business administration, public administration, computer science, electronics, electrical or communications engineering or related field. Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the required education on a year-for-year basis. If qualifying with a degree or accredited college or university credits, please attach a copy of the degree or transcripts. Applications lacking this documentation may be rejected. Information Services Department's prefer candidates with experience supporting and managing staff in an Enterprise/Business technical support environment. Candidates should also be able to adjust priorities of self and staff as needed. They must be able to collaborate with others in ISD to uphold ISD standards. Further, candidates will need to work closely with a variety of stakeholders in the Airport department, including airline carriers, federal agencies, contractors, and tenants. Selected eligible candidates will be required to successfully pass a department interview a Department of Justice background check, and a Airport background check, prior to employment with the City of Fresno. Possession of a valid California Driver's License is required. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver's license and a current copy of their driving record.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT WWW.FRESNO.GOV/JOBS TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment and exam process will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the "junk mail" or "spam" folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline, or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE.

    Selection Process
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for the examination and does not assure a place on the eligibility list. The selection process may consist of the following: Application Review - Qualifying Only: Applications submitted will be reviewed and a limited number of the most qualified candidates may be invited to the oral examination. The selection will be based upon those applications which demonstrate the greatest breadth and depth of applicable education, experience, skills and training. Therefore, applicants are urged to submit sufficiently detailed information in their application materials for a proper evaluation. Oral Examination - 100%: A panel of subject matter experts will conduct a job-related oral examination to evaluate each candidate's knowledge of applying and/or monitoring information technology processes and programs; ability to communicate effectively and establish effective working relationships or other topics related to a candidate's training, experience and qualifications for the position of Information Services Supervisor. Candidates must achieve a passing score to qualify for the eligible list. Oral Examination to be determined.

    Veteran Preference Regulations
    Qualified veterans who pass the examination may obtain five (5) additional points. Candidates applying for veteran's preference are required to submit a copy of their DD214 with their application during the specified filing period. Evidence must be presented to indicate that the candidate was discharged honorably from the military service. Veterans, including City employees, must resubmit proof of honorable service for every examination for which veteran's preference credit is requested.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an equal opportunity employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • Instrumentation Specialist (Open Until Filled)
    Open Date: 07-MAR-2024
    Close Date: 14-AUG-2024


    Position Description
    RECRUITMENT IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED OR UNTIL A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED. Recruitment may close at any time. The City of Fresno, Department of Public Utilities is currently recruiting for an Instrumentation Specialist. Under general supervision, incumbents are responsible for performing a variety of specialized and skilled duties involving the installation, alterations, repair, preventative maintenance, and calibration of water/wastewater related instrumentation. The ideal candidate will be highly skilled to perform repairs on Programmable Logic Controlled equipment and demonstrate an aptitude and experience working with flow, level, temperature, and pressure measuring devices that impact process control. The candidate must also possess communication skills to accurately prepare written reports of completed assignments. Current vacancies exist in the Department of Public Utilities, Water and Wastewater Divisions. Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of three (3) months from the date the eligible list is created, with the option of extending that period at the City's discretion. Should the competitive process be suspended for this recruitment, the eligibility list may be limited to three (3) months.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    UNIT 1 Classification - International Union of Operating Engineers, Stationary Engineers- IUOE (Local 39) 3% Salary Increase, effective June 17, 2024 2% Salary Increase, effective December 30, 2024 HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. VACATION LEAVE: Accrue 8-15 hours per month. SICK LEAVE: Eight (8) hours per month, available after 90 days. SUPPLEMENTAL SICK- 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. SHORT TERM DISABILITY: Provided through California SDI program. BILINGUAL PREMIUM: PAY: $100 per month HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other public California systems. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    These are entrance requirements to the competitive examination and do not assure a place on the eligible list. Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify. TO QUALIFY, an applicant must have: Two years of experience as a journey instrumentation technician; Or three years of related experience in the application of pneumatic and electronic technical skills installing and/or maintaining process control instrumentation.

    Additional Requirements
    Eligibles certified for consideration for this position will be required to successfully pass a Department interview and a Department of Justice fingerprint process prior to employment with the City of Fresno. This position requires the possession of a valid driver's license. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver's license and current copy of their driving record.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT WWW.FRESNO.GOV/JOBS TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment and exam process will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the "junk mail" or "spam" folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE.

    Selection Process
    The examination process may consist of the following: APPLICATION REVIEW - Qualifying Only: Application materials submitted online will be reviewed and a limited number of the most qualified candidates will be invited to appear before the Panel Interview Board. Selection of the most qualified candidates will be based upon those applications demonstrating the greatest breadth and depth of applicable training, experience and education. Therefore, applicants are urged to submit sufficiently detailed information in their application materials for a proper evaluation. ORAL EXAMINATION - 100%: A panel of subject matter experts may conduct a job-related panel interview to evaluate a candidate's training, experience, and personal traits for the position. Candidates must achieve a passing score on the Panel Interview to qualify for the eligible list. Candidates must achieve a passing score to qualify for the eligible list. The oral examination has been tentatively scheduled for the week of: To be determined. The City of Fresno reserves the right to amend any phase of the examination process should there be a limited number of applicants or successful candidates. Should such amendment be exercised, a candidate's final score and placement on the eligible list would be based upon the completed test phase(s).

    Veteran Preference Regulations
    Qualified veterans who pass the examination may obtain five (5) additional points. Candidates applying for veteran's preference are required to submit a copy of their DD214 with their application during the specified filing period. Evidence must be presented to indicate that the candidate was discharged honorably from the military service. Veterans, including City employees, must resubmit proof of honorable service for every examination for which veteran's preference credit is requested.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • Landscape Water Conservation Specialist- LIMITED
    Open Date: 19-DEC-2023
    Close Date: 01-AUG-2024


    Position Description
    Come and join the City of Fresno in achieving our mission of Building a Better Fresno! The Water Division of the City of Fresno Department of Public Utilities is seeking candidates for two (2) grant-funded positions as LIMITED Landscape Water Conservation Specialists (LWCS). These roles are crucial for meeting the requirements and carrying out additional responsibilities envisaged under the Urban Community Drought Relief (UCDR) grant. The positions will be entirely financed through the grant and will be dedicated solely to furthering the objectives of the grant. The grant will remain in effect until December 31, 2026. The individual designated as the limited employee will engage in offering consultations, supporting design concepts, and offering suggestions and guidance about drip irrigation systems and water-efficient landscape plants. Moreover, they will be accountable for scheduling follow-up appointments and ensuring the participants' information is updated and compliant, to facilitate payment processing.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    SALARY: $5227 A Step, hourly rate $30.15 approximately The salary range posted in this bulletin represents the salary range for a FULL-TIME position. Compensation will be pro-rated for temporary positions based on the number of hours worked. These are limited employment opportunities that provide health benefits, except for pensions, and are not in any way a guarantee of permanent employment. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline to qualify for the examination and this does not assure a place on the eligibility list. Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's Degree in environmental science, horticulture, plant pathology, or closely related field; -AND- Two (2) years of experience in water-efficient irrigation systems and landscape design, which included planting and maintenance activities. Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the required education on a year-for-year basis. Applicants MUST attach a copy of their degree/college transcripts to the online application for verification of educational requirements.

    Additional Requirements
    Possession of a valid California Driver's License may be required at the time of appointment. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver's license and a current copy of their driving record. The ability to speak, read, and write a designated foreign language may be required when community needs dictate.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ONLINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT WWW.FRESNO.GOV/JOBS TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an online application, please view the "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their online application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and phone voicemails from the City of Fresno. Please ensure email is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Depending upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the "junk mail" or "spam" folders, and phone calls may read as "spam" on the phone ID. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders and calls. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline, or they will not be accepted for any reason.

    Selection Process
    Interested and qualified applicants must submit an official City of Fresno application online. Applications may be submitted at www.fresno.gov/jobs. For information on how to complete an online application, please view the "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. A select group of candidates will be invited to the interview. Applicants deemed to have the most relevant qualifications will be referred for further consideration. The selected candidates certified will be required to successfully pass a department interview and a Department of Justice fingerprint before employment with the City of Fresno.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Should you need special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance.
  • Licensed Engineer Manager - Open Until Filled
    Open Date: 24-JUN-2024
    Close Date: 29-AUG-2024


    Position Description
    RECRUITMENT IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED OR UNTIL A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED. RECRUITMENT MAY CLOSE AT ANY TIME. The City of Fresno has an exceptional career opportunity available for experienced professional engineers who will plan, organize, and manage the activities of an engineering work unit; coordinate assigned activities with other divisions, departments, and outside agencies; and provide highly responsible and complex staff assistance to a Director and/or Assistant Director. Under general direction, plans, organizes, and manages the activities of an engineering work unit; coordinates assigned activities with other divisions, departments, and outside agencies; and provides highly responsible and complex staff assistance to a Director and/or Assistant Director. One vacancy currently exists in the Department of Public Works, however, positions are also utilized in the Construction Management Department, the Permit and Planning Department and the Public Utilities Department. The Licensed Engineer Manager position in the Department of Public Works will be responsible for managing the activities of the Land Planning Section. Work in this section involves interaction with the development community, review and approval of development project conditions of approval, coordination and interaction with other City departments, Planning Commission, City Council, and outside agencies, and management of staff. Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of three (3) months from the date the eligible list is created, with the option of extending that period for up to a maximum of two years at the City's discretion. If the examination process is suspended for this recruitment, the eligible list may be limited to three (3) months.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    BENEFITS: UNIT 14 Classification: City of Management Employee Association (CFMEA) HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. City contributes $75 per month. SUPPLEMENTAL SICK- 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum MANAGEMENT LEAVE: 60 hours per fiscal year. BILINGUAL PREMIUM: PAY: $100 per month ANNUAL LEAVE: Accrue 15.55 hours per month with cash out provisions. HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. LIFE INSURANCE: Benefit equal to annual salary; premium paid by The City. LONG-TERM DISABILITY: Benefit equal to 66.66% of monthly salary up to $7,500 per month after 30 days of disability; premium paid by The City. HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other CA public agencies. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    Education: Possession of a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in engineering, construction, public administration, or a closely related field. Experience: Four (4) years of experience equivalent to a Licensed Professional Engineer. Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the education on a year-for-year basis, up to a maximum of two (2) years. Special Requirements: Valid registration as a Professional Engineer by the State of California at time of application. Possession and continued maintenance of a valid California Driver's License may be required at time of appointment. Recruitment may be limited to a specific area of expertise as required by operational needs. 1. Utilities Engineering 2. Public Works Engineering NOTE: A copy of your Professional Engineer License must be uploaded into your Careers Home attachments. This position also requires the possession of a valid California Driver's License at time of appointment. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver's license and current copy of their driving record. A copy of degree or college transcripts must be uploaded and included in your on-line application for verification of requirement. Applicants lacking the documentation may be rejected if relying upon education to meet the Minimum Requirements. INSTRUCTIONS - How to attach a Degree/Transcripts 1. Scan, save and upload your certificate to your personal drive. 2. Log back into PeopleSoft Self Service, Careers. Choose the link titled Airports Public Safety Officer (PPT). 3. Under "Career Tools", click on Cover letters and Attachments. 4. Click on +Add attachments. 5. For "Attachment Type", choose Certificate. 6. For "Attachment Purpose", enter the name of the certificate 7. Click on Add attachment. 8. Click on Save and Return. The selected eligible candidates certified will be required to successfully pass a Department interview and a Department of Justice fingerprint prior to employment with the City of Fresno.

    Selection Process
    Interested and qualified applicants must submit an official City of Fresno application on-line. Applications may be submitted at www.fresno.gov. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. After the final filing date, completed applications will be reviewed and a select group of candidates will be invited to an interview. Inquiries should be directed to: Elisa Molar, Human Resources Analyst (559) 621-6934 Elisa.Molar@fresno.gov 2600 Fresno Street Fresno, CA 93721-3614

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • Licensed Professional Engineer (Open Until Filled)
    Open Date: 04-AUG-2023
    Close Date: 07-SEP-2024


    Position Description
    RECRUITMENT IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED OR UNTIL A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF APPLICANTS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED. RECRUITMENT MAY CLOSE AT ANY TIME. Come and join the City of Fresno in achieving our mission of Building a Better Fresno! The City of Fresno has exceptional career opportunities available for experienced professional engineers. The city currently has hundreds of capital projects in process and was recently awarded millions of dollars from the State of California for infrastructure improvements to Downtown Fresno and the Blackstone and McKinley BNSF Grade Separation Project. Prioritizing capital projects along with other critical responsibilities that are integral to daily departmental operations and improvements to the general City infrastructure is of utmost importance and the City is building capacity to ensure projects are delivered in a timely manner. Incumbents in this class perform complex work that requires licensure as a Professional Engineer and may supervise, coordinate, and evaluate the performance of pre-professional engineers and technical engineering staff engaged in civil, electrical, fire protection, geotechnical, structural, mechanical, sanitary, or traffic engineering. The current vacancies exist in the Capital Projects Department. CAPITAL PROJECTS DEPARTMENT: With these infrastructure improvements the city has created a new Capital Projects Department. This is necessary to restructure the workflow of critical projects in focusing efficiencies on capital projects delivery, the completion of projects timely and within budget. The staff in this new department will be focused on critical capital projects delivery. The Capital Project Department has Licensed Professional Engineer openings in the Design Services Division, Transportation Project Management Division and the Utilities and On-Site Project Management Division. Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of three (3) months from the date the eligible list is created, with the option of extending that period for up to a maximum of two (2) years at the City's discretion. Should the competitive process be suspended for this recruitment, the eligibility list may be limited to three (3) months.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    BENEFITS: UNIT 13 Classification - City of Fresno Professional Employees Association (CFPEA) HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. MANAGEMENT LEAVE: 60 hours per fiscal year for exempt employees. ANNUAL LEAVE: Accrue 15.5 hours per month with cash out provisions. SUPPLEMENTAL SICK- 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. LIFE INSURANCE: Benefit equal to annual salary; premium paid by the City. LONG-TERM DISABILITY: Benefit equal to 66.66% of monthly salary up to $7,500 per month after 30 days of disability; premium paid by the City. BILINGUAL PREMIUM: PAY: $100 per month HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other CA public agencies. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    To qualify; must possess: Valid registration as a Professional Engineer by the State of California or equivalent at time of application. Professional Engineers who are licensed in another state may be qualified but must possess a valid Professional Engineer license from the State of California at time of appointment.

    Additional Requirements
    Possession and continued maintenance of a valid California Driver's License may be required within sixty (60) days of appointment. Satisfactory driving record may be required at time of hire. Recruitment may be limited to a specific area of expertise as required by operational needs. Areas of expertise include, but are not limited to, those listed below: 1. Civil Engineering 2. Electrical Engineering 3. Fire Protection Engineering 4. Geotechnical Engineering 5. Mechanical Engineering 6. Sanitary Engineering 7. Structural Engineering 8. Traffic Engineering

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT WWW.FRESNO.GOV/JOBS TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment and exam process will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the "junk mail" or "spam" folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE.

    Selection Process
    The examination process may consist of the following: Application review - Qualifying Only: Applications which meet the minimum qualifications will be reviewed and a limited number of the most qualified candidates will be invited to the Oral Examination. Selection of the most qualified candidates will be based upon those applications demonstrating the greatest breadth and depth of applicable education, experience, skills and training. Therefore, applicants are urged to submit sufficiently detailed information in their application materials for evaluation. Oral Exam - 100%: A panel of subject matter experts will conduct a job-related panel interview to evaluate each candidate's training, experience, and personal traits for the position. Candidates must achieve a passing score to qualify for the eligible list. The oral examination has been tentatively scheduled for the week of September 11, 2023.

    Veteran Preference Regulations
    Candidates applying for veteran's preference are required to submit a copy of their DD214 with their application during the specified filing period. Evidence must be presented to indicate that the candidate was discharged honorably from the military service. Veterans, including City employees, must resubmit proof of honorable service for every examination for which veteran's preference credit is requested. Qualified veterans who pass the examination will have five (5) points added to their final score.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • PARCS Operations Manager (Open Until Filled)
    Open Date: 23-MAY-2024
    Close Date: 25-JUL-2024


    Position Description
    This recruitment is Open Until Filled and may close at anytime. The Department of Parks, After School, Recreation, and Community Services (PARCS) is seeking a passionate Operations Manager to play a vital role in our mission. As a PARCS Operations Manager, you'll oversee the day-to-day operations that keep our parks, community centers, and programs thriving. You will ensure our facilities are safe, clean, and accessible, while we offer diverse recreational activities and foster strong community partnerships. This is an exceptional opportunity for a motivated individual who wants to make a real impact. The PARCS Department is divided into five operational zones, each led by a dedicated Operations Manager. These managers are the driving force behind keeping our parks, community centers, and programs running smoothly within their assigned areas. They are responsible for overseeing daily site maintenance, area wide custodial services, and ensuring a diverse range of community programs are delivered. Operations Managers also work closely with PARCS Program Managers to bring residents the vital services, recreation, and sports activities they desire. This collaborative approach ensures PARCS can make a positive impact on every neighborhood we serve. PARCS Operations Managers are supporters of the guest experience within their assigned areas. They play a crucial role in ensuring equitable access and enjoyment for all residents across the city. Each Manager, along with their team, takes the initiative to maximize the use of the parks and centers within their operational zone. A successful Operations Manager is a strategic leader who manages several key responsibilities: *Managing a complex operating budget ensuring their area runs efficiently and stays within financial limits. *Collaborating with teams to provide performance reports and working with others to track progress and measure success towards overall goals. *Overseeing all aspects of direct service delivery, including, but not limited to: -Training staff and equipping their team with the skills and knowledge to excel. -Ensuring compliance by following all regulations and safety standards. -Hiring new staff including finding and recruiting talented individuals to join the team. This is an unclassified position in which the incumbent serves at the will of the Department Director.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    UNIT 14: City of Fresno Management Employees Association (CFMEA) The City of Fresno offers an attractive and competitive salary and benefits package. The salary for PARCS Operations Manager is up to $10,503/month dependent upon qualifications. The employee benefits package, as noted below, is subject to change and includes: HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. City contributes $75 per month. SUPPLEMENTAL SICK- 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum MANAGEMENT LEAVE: 60 hours per fiscal year. BILINGUAL PREMIUM: PAY: $100 per month ANNUAL LEAVE: Accrue 15.55 hours per month with cash out provisions. HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. LIFE INSURANCE: Benefit equal to annual salary; premium paid by The City. LONG-TERM DISABILITY: Benefit equal to 66.66% of monthly salary up to $7,500 per month after 30 days of disability; premium paid by The City. HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: To reimburse retirement medical insurance and qualified medical expenses. BILINGUAL PREMIUM: PAY: $100 per month RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other CA public agencies. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for further consideration: Four (4) years of professional experience in a public parks, Public Works or public agency parks, after school, recreation or community services program, which includes or is supplemented by two (2) years of supervisory experience; AND Graduation from an accredited college or university with bachelor's degree in recreation, education, physical education, public administration, engineering, horticulture, landscaping or a closely related field. Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the required education on a year-for-year basis. A copy of degree or college transcripts must be uploaded and included in your on-line application for verification of requirement. Possession of a valid California Driver's License at time of appointment. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver's license and current copy of their driving record. Proof of current Tuberculosis (TB) Test clearance, within the last two (2) years consisted with California Public Resources Code 5163. Depending upon assignment, may be required to obtain and maintain additional certificates and/or licenses. The selected candidates will be required to successfully pass a Department interview and a Department of Justice fingerprint prior to employment with the City of Fresno.

    How To Apply
    Interested and qualified applicants must submit an official City of Fresno application on-line at www.fresno.gov/jobs. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. Only a select group from the qualified pool may be chosen for interviews based on the department's specific needs and preferences. Inquiries should be directed to: LeShea Tarver, Senior Human Resources Analyst (559) 621-6950 Leshea.Tarver@fresno.gov 2600 Fresno Street Fresno, California 93721-3614

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950.
  • PARCS Sports, Play, and Active Recreation for Kids (SPARK) Program - Various Temporary Assignments
    Open Date: 01-JUL-2024
    Close Date: 04-NOV-2024


    Position Description
    The City of Fresno PARCS Department, in partnership with Fresno Unified School District, is looking for temporary part-time employees to facilitate the Sports, Play, Active Recreation for Kids (SPARK) curriculum at one of our contracted Fresno Unified After-School Program locations! Employees are expected to be at their pre-assigned reporting location on time and prepared to independently instruct several rotations of approximately twenty (20) students (K-8th) through physical education activities. Employees are also expected to work alongside onsite Contracted Services staff and Fresno Unified staff, in a collaborative effort to provide safe and educationally enriching alternatives for children and youths during non-school hours. All candidates should be dynamic, energetic, passionate, and have strong classroom management skills. We are looking for strong candidates who have a solid educational background or relevant experience. This could be in Health & Human Services, Community Recreation, Child Development, Physical Education, Teaching, or any related field. If you're looking to gain experience alongside Teaching Professionals, this could be the role for you. Ideal candidates have experience working in After School programs, exhibit excellent classroom management skills, and/or have worked in multi-discipline or collaborative programming environments pertaining to school-aged children. Services Aides: Under limited supervision, Services Aides perform routine and repetitive tasks in an office or field setting. Services Aide is a class in which an incumbent, following well-established work procedures, performs routine and repetitive assignments in an office or field setting. An incumbent may work without direct supervision. Community Recreation Assistants (CRA): Under limited supervision, provides customer service to the general public; supports a variety of sports, games, arts and crafts, special events, and related after school, recreation and community services activities for all abilities of participants in the community; and cleans and monitors for safety and physical soundness of facility amenities in the field or at an assigned facility.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    Approximate Pay Rate: $19.50 for Services Aides & $22.43 for Community Recreation Assistants Schedule: Monday - Friday 2:00 - 6:00 PM or 2:30 - 6:00 PM Pursuant to the City of Fresno Charter, temporary employment shall not exceed 2,080 hours within 2 fiscal years; and may not exceed 29 working hours per week or if working up to 40 hours per week may not exceed 120 days. The City may also utilize this recruitment to fill limited, non-permanent assignments consistent with Fresno Municipal Code Section 3-256 (a)(2). These are temporary employment opportunities that do not provide health benefits, or retirement and are not in any way a guarantee of permanent employment.

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline to be sent to the department for consideration. Services Aide: One of the following requirements must be met: 1. Two years of study at an institution of higher education (48 college units), OR 2. Documentation of NCLB (No Child Left Behind) compliance consistent with established minimum NCLB qualifications for paraprofessionals employed in Title I, Part A-funded schools. If qualifying with a degree or accredited college or university credits, please attach a copy of the degree or transcripts. If qualifying with NCLB, please attach a copy. Applications lacking this documentation may be rejected. Community Recreation Assistant: The following requirements must be met: 1. Possession of a high school diploma or GED equivalency 2. Six (6) months of experience in a community services, recreation, or after-school environment. 3. Two years of study at an institution of higher education (48 college units), OR Documentation of NCLB (No Child Left Behind) compliance consistent with established minimum NCLB qualifications for paraprofessionals employed in Title I, Part A-funded schools. If qualifying with a degree or accredited college or university credits, please attach a copy of the degree or transcripts. If qualifying with NCLB, please attach a copy. Applications lacking this documentation may be rejected.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ONLINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT WWW.FRESNO.GOV/JOBS TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an online application, please view the "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their online application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and phone voicemails from the City of Fresno. Please ensure email is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Depending upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the "junk mail" or "spam" folders, and phone calls may read as "spam" on the phone ID. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders and calls. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline, or they will not be accepted for any reason.

    Selection Process
    All applications will remain active for a minimum of six months and may be reviewed and considered for temporary opportunities.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We welcome applicants of any race, gender, religion, ancestry, or disability. For more information, please refer to our Career Opportunities web page on the City of Fresno website.
  • Planner III (Open Until Filled)
    Open Date: 09-AUG-2022
    Close Date: 31-JUL-2024


    Position Description
    RECRUITMENT IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED OR UNTIL A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED. RECRUITMENT MAY CLOSE AT ANY TIME. Incumbents compile, analyze, and interpret data related to the more complex social, economic, population, and land use trends; prepares written reports on the most complex planning matters and elements of the General Plan; and provide lead direction and training to assigned staff. Planner III is the advanced working class of the professional planning series. Four vacancies currently exist, four in the Planning and Development Department: two in Long Range Planning and two in Current Planning. Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of three (3) months from the date the eligible list is created, with the option of extending that period at the City's discretion. Should the competitive process be suspended for this recruitment, the eligibility list may be limited to three (3) months.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    BENEFITS: UNIT 13 Classification - City of Fresno Professional Employees Association (CFPEA) 3% salary increase, effective June 19, 2023 HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. MANAGEMENT LEAVE: 60 hours per fiscal year for exempt employees. ANNUAL LEAVE: Accrue 15.5 hours per month with cash out provisions. SUPPLEMENTAL SICK- 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. LIFE INSURANCE: Benefit equal to annual salary; premium paid by the City. LONG-TERM DISABILITY: Benefit equal to 66.66% of monthly salary up to $7,500 per month after 30 days of disability; premium paid by the City. BILINGUAL PREMIUM: PAY: $100 per month HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other CA public agencies. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for the examination. Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's Degree in urban planning, architecture, engineering, landscape architecture, geography or related field; AND three (3) years of experience equivalent to a professional planner within a planning agency. Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the required education on a year-for-year basis. If qualifying with a degree or accredited college or university credits, you must attach a copy of the degree or transcripts. Applications lacking this documentation may be rejected. Experience in land use entitlement processing, community engagement, long range planning experience, and preparation of CEQA documents is preferred. Possession and continued maintenance of a valid class "C" California Driver's License or equivalent is required at time of appointment. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver's license and current copy of their driving record. The selected eligible candidates certified will be required to successfully pass a Department interview and a Department of Justice fingerprint prior to employment with the City of Fresno.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT www.fresno.gov/jobs. TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment and exam process will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the "junk mail" or "spam" folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE.

    Selection Process
    The examination process may consist of the following: APPLICATION REVIEW - Qualifying Only: Applications submitted will be reviewed and a limited number of the most qualified candidates may be invited for an oral examination. The selection will be based upon those applications and resumes which demonstrate the greatest breadth and depth of applicable education, experience, skills and training. Therefore, applicants are urged to submit sufficiently detailed information in their application materials for a proper evaluation. ORAL EXAMINATION (100%)- A panel of subject matter experts will conduct a job-related Oral Examination which may evaluate each candidate's knowledge of planning research, leadership skills, technical writing, urban design and drafting techniques, standard terminology used in urban planning, maintaining effective working relationships, or other topics related to a candidate's training, experience and qualifications for the position of Planner III. The Oral Examination date is the week of September 12, 2022. Candidates must achieve a passing score to qualify for the eligible list

    Veteran Preference Regulations
    Candidates applying for veteran's preference are required to submit a copy of their DD214 with their application during the specified filing period. Evidence must be presented to indicate that the candidate was discharged honorably from the military service. Veterans, including City employees, must resubmit proof of honorable service for every examination for which veteran's preference credit is requested. Qualified veterans who pass the examination will have five (5) points added to their final score.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • Police Data Transcriptionist (Open Until Filled)
    Open Date: 12-OCT-2023
    Close Date: 07-AUG-2024


    Position Description
    RECRUITMENT IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED OR UNTIL A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED. Recruitment may close at any time. Come and join the City of Fresno in achieving our mission of Building a Better Fresno! The City of Fresno Police Department is currently recruiting for a Police Data Transcriptionist. The Fresno Police Department is seeking energetic, organized, and dependable individuals who are committed to being part of a vigorous law enforcement agency. Under supervision, the incumbent transcribes a variety of police interviews from audio/video recordings of sensitive and confidential nature. Police Data Transcriptionists work from a computerized dictation system to transcribe and type a variety of police records and reports. Incumbents interact with sworn and professional staff in coordinating tasks, clarifying assignments, and determining the priority of work to be completed. Employees in this class may be required to work any shift and may be required to work holidays and weekends. The ideal candidate will have experience using computer aided software, electronic stenotype equipment and shorthand theory. One vacancy currently exists in the Fresno Police Department. Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of three (3) months from the date the eligible list is created, with the option of extending that period at the City's discretion. If the examination process is suspended for this recruitment, the eligible list may be limited to three (3) months.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    UNIT 3 Classification - The Fresno City Employees Association Inc. (FCEA) HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. VACATION LEAVE: Accrue 8 - 14.66 hours per month based on years of service. SICK LEAVE: Eight (8) hours per month, available after 90 days SUPPLEMENTAL SICK- 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. SHORT TERM DISABILITY: Provided through California SDI program. BILINGUAL PREMIUM: PAY: $100 per month HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other CA public agencies. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    These are entrance requirements to the competitive examination and do not assure a place on the eligible list. Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline to qualify. TO QUALIFY, an applicant must have: Successful completion of academic course work required for court reporting, or equivalent. -AND- Certification of the ability to transcribe at a net rate of 180 WPM with a 97.5 percent accuracy rate. PLEASE NOTE: college transcripts/degree, certification or school letter verifying completion of relevant academic course work and your ability to transcribe 180 WPM must be uploaded to your online application (instructions below). Documents must be on business letterhead. The ability to translate Spanish is desired.

    Additional Requirements
    Possession of a valid California Driver's License may be required. Eligible individuals certified for consideration for hire will be required to successfully pass an extensive background investigation, Computer Voice Stress Analyzer (CVSA) and/or polygraph test, Department interview and a Department of Justice fingerprint prior to employment with the City of Fresno. The incumbent will be required to successfully pass a California Department of Justice certification on statewide law enforcement data base systems prior to the end of the probation period. Failure to obtain the required certification will be cause for termination from this class.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT WWW.FRESNO.GOV/JOBS TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment and exam process will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the "junk mail" or "spam" folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE.

    Selection Process
    The examination process will consist of the following: APPLICATION REVIEW - Qualifying Only: Applications submitted will be reviewed and a limited number of the most qualified candidates may be invited for a panel interview. The selection will be based upon those applications and resumes which demonstrate the greatest breadth and depth of applicable education, experience, skills and training. Therefore, applicants are urged to submit sufficiently detailed information in their application materials for a proper evaluation. ORAL EXAMINATION - 100%: A panel of subject matter experts will conduct a job-related panel interview to evaluate each candidate's training, experience, and personal traits for the position. The oral examination has been tentatively scheduled for the week of: November 20, 2023. Candidates must achieve a passing score to qualify for the eligible list.

    Veteran Preference Regulations
    Candidates applying for veteran's preference are required to submit a copy of their DD214 with their application during the specified filing period. Evidence must be presented to indicate that the candidate was discharged honorably from the military service. Veterans, including City employees, must resubmit proof of honorable service for every examination for which veteran's preference credit is requested. Qualified veterans who pass the examination may obtain five (5) additional points.

    Additional Information
    HOW TO ATTACH DOCUMENTS TO YOUR ONLINE APPLICATION: Your document must be scanned and saved to your computer or thumb drive (save as Transcript or Degree). Go to www.fresno.gov/jobs > City of Fresno Jobs > Apply On-Line> Enter Applicant Login Information> choose My Career Tools (located at the top of the page) Choose Cover Letters and Attachments Select Add Attachments For Attachment Type: choose Reference Attachment, then select Add Attachment link Select the Browse button, you will then be able to attach the saved Transcript or Degree from your computer. Select Upload. Click Save and Return.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an equal opportunity employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • Police Officer (Lateral)
    Open Date: 01-JAN-2024
    Close Date: 31-DEC-2024


    Position Description
    FILING DEADLINE: Continuous/Open until Filled (City of Fresno will accept applications until a sufficient amount of applications have been received, or selection has been made; therefore the recruitment may close at anytime.) The Fresno Police Department is looking for experienced officers who have the energy level and commitment to be part of a vigorous law enforcement agency. The selected candidate will be expected to encompass a high level of commitment to public service and a demonstrated history of achievement in law enforcement. Fresno Police Officers perform law enforcement duties in the protection of life and property. Work normally consists of performing law enforcement duties according to department rules and regulations. Incumbents receive general and special instructions and must be able to act without supervision.

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for the examination. TO QUALIFY, an applicant must have the following: - Two years of experience and current employment performing the full range of duties, including patrol, as a sworn Peace Officer with a local governmental law enforcement agency, and Possession of a California State Peace Officer Standards and Training (P.O.S.T.) Basic Certificate (applicants must attach certificate to their online application for verification of completion). - OR a lapse of not more than three (3) years since last employment as a Police Officer who completed the probationary period with the Fresno Police Department and Possession of a California State Peace Officer Standards and Training (P.O.S.T.) Basic Certificate (applicants must attach certificate to their online application for verification of completion). - Must be at least 21 years of age at time of appointment and a citizen of the United States or a permanent resident alien who is eligible and has applied for citizenship. - A valid California Driver's License at time of appointment. License must be maintained during the entire term of employment in this job class. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver's license and current copy of their driving record. HOW TO ATTACH P.O.S.T. CERTIFICATE: - Your valid P.O.S.T certificate must be scanned and saved to your computer (save as P.O.S.T Certificate). - Go to www.fresno.gov/jobs > City of Fresno Jobs > Apply On-Line> Enter Login> choose My Career Tools (located at the top of the page). - Choose Cover Letters and Attachments. - Select Add Attachments. - On Attachment Type drop down choose Reference Attachment and select the Add Attachment link. - Choose Browse button, you will then be able to attach the saved copy of your P.O.S.T certificate from the location where the document was saved to your computer. Select Upload. Click Save and Return.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT www.fresno.gov/jobs. TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment and exam process will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the "junk mail" or "spam" folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE.

    Selection Process
    The examination process may consist of the following: PANEL INTERVIEW - 100%: A panel interview will be administered by a panel of officers. The panel of subject matter experts will evaluate a candidate's ability toe establish and maintain effective working relationships, ability to deal courteously but firmly with the general public, ability to react quickly and calmly in emergencies or other topics related to a candidate's training, experience, and personal traits for the position of Police Officer Lateral. Candidates must achieve a passing score to qualify for the eligible list. Since this recruitment is open on a continuous basis, the examination process may be repeated periodically, depending on the number of applicants. As these processes are completed, new candidates will be merged with the current eligible list. Although your score will remain the same through this process, your placement on the eligible list may change. Eligibles certified to the Police Department for consideration must successfully complete a polygraph test or computer voice stress analyzer test, extensive background investigation, and police department interview before receiving a conditional offer of employment. Individuals receiving a conditional offer of employment must successfully complete a psychological exam and medical exam before receiving a final offer of employment.

    Veteran Preference Regulations
    Qualified veterans who pass the examination may obtain five (5) additional points. Candidates applying for veteran's preference are required to submit a copy of their DD214 with their application during the specified filing period. Evidence must be presented to indicate that the candidate was discharged honorably from the military service. Veterans, including City employees, must resubmit proof of honorable service for every examination for which veteran's preference credit is requested.

    Additional Information
    Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of six (6) months from the date the eligible list is created.

    Additional Information
    Lateral Police Officer Hire and Referral Incentive / Police Officer Recruit Hire Incentive The City of Fresno and the Fresno Police Officers Association (FPOA), representing Unit 4, Non-Management Police, have met and conferred, and have agreed to renew and amend the following incentive plan for Fiscal Year 2024. Police Officer Lateral Hire and Referral Incentive: To be eligible for the below hiring incentives, a qualified lateral police officer candidate (Eligible Lateral Hire) must, at the time of filing the employment application satisfy all minimum qualifications for Lateral set forth in the Police Officer Job Specification. Lateral officer hires with prior full-time Fresno Police Department experience are not eligible under the terms of this Agreement unless they have a minimum of two years of separation from the Fresno Police Department as a full-time peace officer and have met the minimum qualifications of lateral in the Police Officer Job Specification, in which case they will be deemed an Eligible Lateral Hire for purposes of this hiring incentive plan. Upon hire, an Eligible Lateral Hire will be provided with forty (40) hours of Vacation Leave into their Vacation Leave bank and forty (40) hours of Sick Leave time into their Sick Leave bank, to be used as outlined in the Basic Unit MOU. The forty (40) hours of Vacation Leave and forty (40) hours of Sick Leave provided at the time of hire are immediately available for use, consistent with Police Department policies regarding the usage of Vacation and/or Sick Leave. Any employee who served as a peace officer with other agencies with no break in service immediately prior to employment with the City of Fresno will be credited with years of sworn service equivalent to the years served as a peace officer at any preceding agency solely for the purpose of determining vacation accruals on a prospective basis after certification of the prior years of sworn service. Any period of thirty (30) calendar days or less when moving between agencies will not be considered a break in service. Employees requesting credit of their years of sworn service shall submit their P.O.S.T. Profile Report to the Fresno Police Department Fiscal Affairs Bureau. Upon hire and commencement of work as a Police Officer with the City of Fresno, an Eligible Lateral Hire from another law enforcement agency will receive a three thousand seven hundred fifty dollars ($3,750) hiring incentive payment. This incentive is not compensable for retirement purposes. Upon successful completion of the field training program, as determined by Police Administration, the Eligible Lateral Hire will receive three thousand seven hundred fifty dollars ($3,750) hiring incentive payment. This incentive is not compensable for retirement purposes. Upon successful completion of the probationary period as a Police Officer, the Eligible Lateral Hire will receive a three thousand seven hundred fifty dollars ($3,750) hiring incentive payment. This incentive is not compensable for retirement purposes. Upon successful completion of an additional twelve months of City service following the successful completion of the probation period, the Eligible Lateral Hire will receive a three thousand seven hundred fifty dollars ($3,750) hiring incentive payment. This incentive is not compensable for retirement purposes. The City retains the right and exclusive authority to offer step placement above the entry level step of the Police Officer salary range based on the Eligible Lateral Hire's qualifications and other factors. The salary range placement shall be included in the conditional employment offer letter provided to the lateral officer. Current Fresno Police Officers who refer an Eligible Lateral Hire will receive an incentive of up to a total of one thousand dollars ($1,000) for hired and retained Police Officers in increments of two hundred fifty ($250) to be paid at the time the Eligible Lateral Hire receives each of the four (4) hiring incentive(s) outlined above. Should the referred Eligible Lateral Hire become ineligible for any of the four (4) hiring incentives outlined above, the referring Officer will also be ineligible for the coinciding incentive(s). Referral incentive payments for current Fresno Police Officers are not compensable for retirement purposes. Only one current Fresno Police Officer can be identified as the referring officer for each Eligible Lateral Hire for purposes of the referral incentive outlined above. The current Fresno Police Officer referring the Eligible Lateral Hire must be identified in writing by the Eligible Lateral Hire at the time the application for employment is submitted to obtain the referral incentive. This Agreement will be retroactively effective July 1, 2023, and will expire June 30, 2024, unless the FPOA and City mutually agree to extend this Agreement in writing.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an equal opportunity employer. Should you feel you need special accommodations due to a qualifying disability, please contact the City of Fresno Personnel Department prior to the date of the applicable examination.
  • Police Officer Recruit
    Open Date: 15-JUL-2024
    Close Date: 28-JUL-2024


    Position Description
    FILING DEADLINE: Continuous/Open until Filled (City of Fresno will accept applications until a sufficient amount of applications have been received, or selection has been made; therefore the recruitment may close at anytime.) The Fresno Police Department is looking for individuals who have the energy level and commitment to be part of a vigorous law enforcement agency that is continuously striving to take the department to the next level. The selected candidate will be expected to encompass a high level of commitment to public service. The Fresno Police Officer Recruit is the entry level class in the Police series assigned full arrest and citation powers. Under supervision, individuals assist with or may perform law enforcement duties in the protection of life and property. Incumbents receive general and special instructions from supervisors and work under the direct supervision of a training officer during the formal field training program.

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for the examination: Graduation from a California Law Enforcement Basic Academy approved by the Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training within three years of appointment date; OR, a lapse of not more than three (3) years since last employment as a peace officer where the minimum qualifications required graduation from a Basic Academy. Individuals currently attending or accepted to attend California Law Enforcement Basic Academy approved by the Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training may participate in the examination process but may not be appointed to Police Officer Recruit until graduation from the Basic Academy. A letter showing proof of current/future attendance must be provided at time of application by the applicant from the accepting Academy and must be issued within thirty (30) days of the P.O.S.T approved Basic Academy start date. Individuals currently attending a P.O.S.T. approved Basic Academy may participate in the examination process but may not be appointed until graduation from the academy. Applicants MUST attach to their online application a copy of their P.O.S.T certificate of completion, or MUST attach to their online application verification of proof of current/future attendance at an approved police academy (see instructions below on how to attach). Applicants will not be admitted into the examination without the above documentation. Possession of a valid California Driver's License at time of application. License must be maintained during the entire term of employment in this job class. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver's license and current copy of their driving record. Per California POST requirements, applicants must be a U. S. citizen or a permanent resident alien who is eligible and has applied for citizenship: https://post.ca.gov/Peace-Officer-Citizenship-Requirements-FAQs Be at least 21 years of age at time of appointment. As part of the qualifying process for Police Officer Recruit with the City of Fresno, eligible candidates will be required to complete a detailed pre-employment personal history form, followed by a thorough background investigation which will include a polygraph examination or computer voice stress analyzer test. If candidate receives a conditional employment offer, you will be required to successfully complete a medical examination which will include testing for the presence of drugs and alcohol. Any falsification of information provided or any failure to meet the requirements will result in disqualification from further consideration in the selection process for Police Officer Recruit. Some of the potential reasons for disqualification from the selection process: - Use of illegal drugs either recently or extensively. - Failure to disclose prior drug use. - Falsification of any required application or pre-employment materials. - Involvement in a crime, the nature of which would impair the credibility of the individual or cause embarrassment to the City of Fresno. - Poor employment record. HOW TO ATTACH YOUR P.O.S.T. CERTIFICATE OR PROOF OF ACADEMY ATTENDANCE: - Your valid P.O.S.T certificate or proof of current attendance at an approved P.O.S.T. Basic Academy must be scanned and saved to your computer (save as P.O.S.T Certificate or Academy Attendance). - Go to www.fresno.gov/jobs > City of Fresno Jobs > Apply On-Line> Enter Login> choose My Career Tools (located at the top of the page). - Choose Cover Letters and Attachments. - Select Add Attachments. - On Attachment Type drop down choose Reference Attachment and select the Add Attachment link. - Choose Browse button, you will then be able to attach the saved copy of your P.O.S.T certificate or proof of current attendance at an approved P.O.S.T. Basic Academy from the location where the document was saved to your computer. Select Upload. Click Save and Return.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT www.fresno.gov/jobs. TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment and exam process will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the "junk mail" or "spam" folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE.

    Selection Process
    The examination process may consist of the following: PANEL INTERVIEW - 100%: A panel interview will be administered by a panel of officers. The panel of subject matter experts will evaluate a candidate's ability to establish and maintain effective working relationship, ability to deal courteously but firmly with the public, ability to react quickly and calmly in emergencies or other topics related to a candidate's training, experience and qualifications for the position of Police Officer Recruit. Candidates must achieve a passing score on the panel interview to qualify for the eligible list. Since this recruitment is open on a continuous basis, the examination process may be repeated periodically depending on the number of applicants. As these processes are completed, new candidates will be merged with the current eligible list. Although your score will remain the same through this process, your placement on the eligible list may change. Eligibles certified to the Police Department for consideration must successfully complete a polygraph test or computer voice stress analyzer test, extensive background investigation, and police department interview before receiving a conditional offer of employment. Individuals receiving a conditional offer of employment must successfully complete a psychological exam and medical exam before receiving a final offer of employment. Please note: any person who fails any part of the process, including but not limited to, oral examination/panel interview, polygraph test or computer voice stress analyzer test, psychological examination, medical examination, or background investigation, may not reapply for Police Officer Recruit for a minimum of 180 days from date of notification of failed component.

    Veteran Preference Regulations
    Qualified veterans who pass the examination may obtain five (5) additional points. Candidates applying for veteran's preference are required to submit a copy of their DD214 with their application during the specified filing period. Evidence must be presented to indicate that the candidate was discharged honorably from the military service. Veterans, including City employees, must resubmit proof of honorable service for every examination for which veteran's preference credit is requested.

    Additional Information
    Police Officer Recruit Hire Incentive: Upon appointment and commencement of work, a Police Officer Recruit will receive a two thousand, five hundred dollars ($2,500) hiring incentive payment. This incentive is not compensable for retirement purposes. Police Officer Recruits may only receive the hiring incentive payment under this provision one time, upon the initial appointment as a Police Officer Recruit. Upon successful completion of the field training program, as determined by Police Administration, the Police Officer Recruit will receive a two thousand, five hundred dollars ($2,500) hiring incentive payment. This incentive is not compensable for retirement purposes. To be eligible to receive the hiring incentive payment under this provision, the Police Officer Recruit must complete the field training program within eighteen (18) months of the initial appointment as a Police Officer Recruit. Police Cadets who are attending the Police Academy and are sponsored by the Fresno Police Department at the commencement of the Academy under the Police Academy Sponsorship Program are not eligible to receive the Police Officer Recruit Hire Incentive upon appointment as a Police Officer Recruit. Side Letter Agreement: Lateral Police Officer/Police Officer Recruit Hire Incentives This Agreement will be effective July 1, 2023, and will expire June 30, 2024, unless the FPOA and City mutually agree to extend this Agreement in writing.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an equal opportunity employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the City of Fresno Personnel Department prior to the date of the applicable examination.
  • Principal Account Clerk (Open Until Filled)
    Open Date: 14-DEC-2023
    Close Date: 01-AUG-2024


    Position Description
    RECRUITMENT IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED OR UNTIL A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED. Recruitment may close at any time. Come and join the City of Fresno in achieving our mission of Building a Better Fresno! Under general supervision, the Principal Account Clerk performs difficult and complex accounting clerical work which requires the application of independent judgment to situations where standard procedures may not apply. Incumbents develop, maintain, and reconcile a complete set of department or division financial and statistical records, including fiscal, budgetary, inventory, and accrual accounting; assist in the revision and application of cost accounting procedures; process/reviews invoices for accuracy; and/or coordinate the City's overall payroll process with accounting clerical staff involved in the preparation of departmental payroll documents. Multiple vacancies exist in the City of Fresno. The current vacancies exist in the Animal Center Administration Division, Capital Projects Department, Finance Department, and Department of Public Utilities. Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of three (3) months from the date the eligible list is created, with the option of extending that period at the City's discretion. If the examination process is suspended for this recruitment, the eligible list may be limited to three (3) months.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    UNIT 3 Classification - The Fresno City Employees Association, Inc. (FCEA) HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. VACATION LEAVE: Accrue (8-14.66) days per year. SICK LEAVE: Eight (8) hours per month, available after 90 days SUPPLEMENTAL SICK- 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. SHORT TERM DISABILITY: Provided through California SDI program. BILINGUAL PREMIUM: PAY: $100 per month HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other CA public agencies. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for the examination and does not assure a place on the eligibility list. Four (4) years of increasingly responsible clerical experience involving the maintenance and development of complex accounting and recordkeeping systems. Eligibles certified for consideration for hire will be required to successfully pass a department interview and a Department of Justice fingerprint prior to employment with the City of Fresno. Possession of a valid California Driver's License is required at time of appointment. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver's license and current copy of their driving record. For assignments to the Fire Department or to Airports, eligibles certified for consideration may be required to successfully complete a polygraph test, extensive background investigation and a department interview. For assignments to the Police Department candidates will be required to successfully complete a polygraph and/or computer voice stress analyzer (CVSA) exam and an in-depth background investigation prior to appointment.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT WWW.FRESNO.GOV/JOBS TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment and exam process will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the "junk mail" or "spam" folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline, or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE.

    Selection Process
    The selection process may consist of the following: Written Exam - 100% - A multiple-choice job-related written examination may be administered which will be worth 100% of your score in determining your eligibility and placement on the eligible list. The written examination is designed to assess a candidate's knowledge in the following areas: knowledge of principles and practices of bookkeeping and governmental accounting, payroll requirements, accounting procedures, personal computers and business software, spreadsheet interpretation, business arithmetic, interpersonal skills, and leadership skills. Candidates must achieve a passing score in order to qualify for the eligible list. The written exam is to be determined.

    Veteran Preference Regulations
    Qualified veterans who pass the examination may obtain five (5) additional points. Candidates applying for veteran's preference are required to submit a copy of their DD214 with their application during the specified filing period. Evidence must be presented to indicate that the candidate was discharged honorably from the military service. Veterans, including City employees, must resubmit proof of honorable service for every examination for which veteran's preference credit is requested.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • Program Manager (Open Until Filled)
    Open Date: 23-JUN-2023
    Close Date: 04-DEC-2024


    Position Description
    This recruitment is Open Until Filled and may close at any time. Program Managers, under general supervision, manage, develop, monitor, and evaluate assigned programs; and provide stakeholder education and outreach to develop partnerships that build trust in City departments and strengthen the community. Incumbents ensure compliance with specific regulatory requirements, industry best practices, grant(s) and alternatively-funded programs; establish and maintain collaborative partnerships with State, regional, local, and community-based agencies and organizations and businesses; develop and implement strategies to manage comprehensive programs; participate in the development of the division budget and complete all mandated reporting associated with program funds and regulatory compliance. This is an unclassified position in which incumbents serve at the will of the Department Director. The full job description may be viewed at: https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/wp-content/uploads/sites/12/2023/06/Program-Manager-06_23.pdf The current vacancies exist in the Department of Public Works. Public Works has one vacancy in the Sustainable Fresno Division. The Sustainability Program is expanding to include research, review, and analysis of grant opportunities, municipal energy management systems, and various industry energy and sustainability related functions. The Program Manager will provide coordination and oversight of new and existing projects which could include renewable energy opportunities, expanded energy efficiency projects, city mobility and alternative transportation initiatives as well as the selection and implementation of a new energy management and reporting system. In addition, the position will coordinate efforts for oversight of electric utility bill rate analysis, solar invoice review and reconciliation and coordinating community outreach opportunities. The selected candidates will be required to successfully pass a department interview, a Department of Justice fingerprint, and if assigned to the PARCS department must provide proof of Tuberculosis (TB) clearance prior to employment with the City of Fresno.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    BENEFITS: UNIT 14: City of Fresno Management Employees Association (CFMEA) The City of Fresno offers an attractive and competitive salary and benefits package. The salary for Program Manager is up to $8,766/month dependent upon qualifications. The employee benefits package, as noted below, is subject to change and includes: HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. City contributes $75 per month. SUPPLEMENTAL SICK- 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum MANAGEMENT LEAVE: 60 hours per fiscal year. BILINGUAL PREMIUM: PAY: $100 per month ANNUAL LEAVE: Accrue 15.55 hours per month with cash out provisions. HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. LIFE INSURANCE: Benefit equal to annual salary; premium paid by The City. LONG-TERM DISABILITY: Benefit equal to 66.66% of monthly salary up to $7,500 per month after 30 days of disability; premium paid by The City. HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other CA public agencies. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for further consideration: Education: Possession of a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in business administration, public administration, education, finance, engineering, environmental science, environmental/occupational health and safety or a related field. Experience: Three (3) years of experience in one or more of the following areas: public or community relations; fixed asset capital financing; governmental planning; redevelopment; economic development; air regulation; construction management; inspection; permits/plan check; engineering; program regulation and compliance; safety training; in a lead or supervisory capacity in an animal centric setting; or a related field. Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the required education on a year-for-year basis. A copy of degree or college transcripts must be uploaded and included in your on-line application for verification of requirement. Applicants lacking the documentation may be rejected if relying upon education to meet the Minimum Requirements. Special Requirements: Possession and continued maintenance of a valid California Driver's License may be required at time of appointment. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver's license and current copy of their driving record. Recruitment may be limited to a specific area of expertise as required by operational needs. For assignment to Program Manager: Industrial Safety Program in the Department of Public Utilities: Possession of an Associate Safety Professional (ASP), or higher-level safety certification, issued by the Board of Certified Safety Professionals within two (2) years of appointment. Failure to obtain the valid certification within the specified time period and maintain for the entire term of employment in this job class shall be cause for termination. For assignment to Program Manager in the Animal Center Department: ? A valid Veterinary Assistant Controlled Substance Permit (VACSP), issued by the Veterinary Medical Board of the State of California, may be required upon direction of the appointing authority. ? Depending on assignment, incumbents may be required to obtain and maintain a State of California Penal Code Section 832 Laws of Arrest certification within one (1) year of appointment and maintain throughout the term of employment in this classification. ? Incumbents must complete Euthanasia Training consistent with California Code of Regulations, Title 16, Section 2039 within six (6) months of appointment and maintain throughout the term of employment in this classification. The selected candidates will be required to successfully pass a department interview, a Department of Justice fingerprint, and if assigned to the PARCS department must provide proof of Tuberculosis (TB) clearance prior to employment with the City of Fresno.

    How To Apply
    Interested and qualified applicants must submit an official City of Fresno application on-line at www.fresno.gov/jobs. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view the "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. After the final filing date, completed applications will be reviewed and a select group of candidates will be invited to interview. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the "junk mail" or "spam" folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE.

    Selection Process
    Interested and qualified applicants must submit an official City of Fresno application on-line at www.fresno.gov/jobs. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. After the final filing date the completed applications will be reviewed and a select group of candidates will be invited to interview. Inquiries should be directed to: Le'Shea Tarver, Senior Human Resources Analyst (559) 621-6950 Leshea.Tarver@fresno.gov 2600 Fresno Street Fresno, California 93721-3614

    Additional Information
    HOW TO ATTACH DOCUMENTS TO OUR ONLINE APPLICATION: 1. Scan, save and upload your certificate to your personal drive. 2. Log back into PeopleSoft Self Service, Careers. Choose the link titled Program Manager. 3. Under "Career Tools", click on Cover letters and Attachments. 4. Click on +Add attachments. 5. For "Attachment Type", choose degree. 6. For "Attachment Purpose", enter the name of the degree 7. Click on Add attachment. 8. Click on Save and Return.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950.
  • Project Liaison/Program Administrator (Open Until Filled)
    Open Date: 05-APR-2024
    Close Date: 29-JUL-2024


    Position Description
    This recruitment is Open Until Filled and may close at anytime. The City of Fresno is looking for an individual to take over the administration of their broadband program. The Project Liaison/Program Administrator will work with local carriers, community-based organizations, other agencies (The State, County, neighboring Cities, etc.) and other City Departments on 5G technology, broadband, digital divide, and broadband offerings for the community. The City is seeking to continue the implementation of 5G with carriers as well as addressing the digital divide (unserved and underserved residents) within the City. The ideal candidate will need to have a good knowledgebase of broadband technologies including fiber, wireless and networking. Understanding of planning, permitting and construction surrounding broadband is advantageous. Knowing the City of Fresno's coverage, unserved/underserved areas as well as understanding offerings (carrier plans, opportunities, etc.) within the City is a plus, or showing an aptitude to acquire the skillset would be desirable. Understanding the grant application and grant administration process is beneficial. The ideal candidate should be able to work independently and take the lead on the City's broadband stance and may act as a liaison between the City's Information Services Department and other entities. One vacancy currently exists in the Information Services Department. The Project Liaison/Program Administrator classification serves as a facilitator and liaison to all stakeholders in providing updates on key City projects and program initiative schedules and timelines. Reporting to the Director or designee, this classification works closely with department management staff in ensuring quality assurance and quality control on project and program schedules and timelines and communicating status updates to stakeholders including Council District offices, community organizations and the public. The incumbent exercises supervision and/or serves as staff lead over professional, paraprofessional, technical and administrative support staff as assigned. The ideal candidate would possess strong leadership and management skills, have skills in project management, strong communication skills, and the ability to lead collaborative work projects involving multiple departments within the organization. This is an unclassified position in which the incumbent serves at the will of the Department Director.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    UNIT 2 Classification : Management Confidential - Unrepresented HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. City contributes up to $75 per month. HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. MANAGEMENT LEAVE: 60 hours per fiscal year for exempt employees. BILINGUAL PREMIUM PAY: $100 per month. ANNUAL LEAVE: Accrue (15.5) hour per month of Annual Leave, with cash out provisions. SUPPLEMENTAL SICK: 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum. LIFE INSURANCE: Benefit equal to annual salary; premium paid by the City. LONG-TERM DISABILITY: Benefit equal to 66.66% of monthly salary up to $7,500 per month after 30 days of disability; premium paid by the City. HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other CA public agencies. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    The ideal candidate will possess the following: Education: Possession of a bachelor's degree that is acceptable within the United States accredited college or university system. Experience: Four (4) years of professional experience in media communications, public relations, project management, planning and development, housing, public works programs or a related field. Substitution: Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the required education on a year-for-year basis. IF QUALIFYING WITH A DEGREE OR ACCREDITED COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY CREDITS, PLEASE ATTACH A COPY OF THE DEGREE OR TRANSCRIPTS TO YOUR APPLICANT PROFILE. APPLICATIONS LACKING THIS DOCUMENTATION MAY BE REJECTED.

    Additional Requirements
    Possession of a valid California driver's license may be required at the time of appointment. Recruitment may be limited to a specific area of expertise as required by operational needs. Depending upon assignment, some positions may require one or more licenses or certifications. Possession of a valid California Driver's License is required at time of appointment. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver's license and current copy of their driving record. Eligibles certified for consideration for this position will be required to successfully pass a department interview and a Department of Justice fingerprint process prior to employment with the City of Fresno.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT WWW.FRESNO.GOV/JOBS TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment and exam process will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the junk mail or spam folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline, or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE. HOW TO ATTACH DOCUMENTS TO YOUR ONLINE APPLICATION 1. Your document must be scanned and saved to your computer or thumb drive (save as Degree or Transcripts). 2. Go to www.fresno.gov/jobs > Job Postings > Select Job> Enter Applicant Login Information> choose My Career Tools (located at the top of the page). 3. Choose Cover Letters and Attachments. 4. Select Add Attachments. 5. For Attachment Type: choose Reference Attachment, then select Add Attachment link 6. Select the Browse button; you will then be able to attach the saved Degree from your computer. Select Upload. 7. Click Save and Return.

    Selection Process
    Interested and qualified applicants must submit an official City of Fresno application on-line at www.fresno.gov/jobs. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. After the final filing date, the completed applications will be reviewed, and a select group of candidates will be invited to interview.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    We welcome applicants of any race, gender, religion, ancestry, or disability. For more information please refer to our Career Opportunities web page on the City of Fresno website.
  • Senior Engineering Inspector (Open Until Filled)
    Open Date: 21-MAY-2024
    Close Date: 31-JUL-2024


    Position Description
    RECRUITMENT IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED OR UNTIL A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED. RECRUITMENT MAY CLOSE AT ANY TIME. Come and join the City of Fresno in achieving our mission of Building a Better Fresno! The City of Fresno is currently recruiting a Senior Engineering Inspector. Senior Engineering Inspector is the first line supervisory level in the Engineering Inspector series. Incumbents supervise subordinates in performing inspections and contract administration for complex municipal capital improvement projects; reviews plans and specifications for engineering soundness and conformance to established standards; provides consulting and inspection services to contractors, engineers, and property owners on methods of complying with construction standards. Current vacancies exist in the Capital Projects Department, Construction Management Division, and the Airports Department Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of three (3) months from the date the eligible list is created, with the option of extending that period at the City's discretion. If the examination process is suspended for this recruitment, the eligible list may be limited to three (3) months.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    BENEFITS: UNIT 13 Classification City of Fresno Professional Employees Association (CFPEA) HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employees and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. MANAGEMENT LEAVE: 60 hours per fiscal year for exempt employees. ANNUAL LEAVE: Accrue 15.5 hours per month with cash out provisions. SUPPLEMENTAL SICK- 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthdays and two (2) personal days. LIFE INSURANCE: Benefit equal to annual salary; premium paid by the City. LONG-TERM DISABILITY: Benefit equal to 66.66% of monthly salary up to $7,500 per month after 30 days of disability; premium paid by the City. BILINGUAL PREMIUM: PAY: $100 per month. HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use the remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other CA public agencies. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits include ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for the examination. High school diploma or GED equivalent, AND Three (3) years of experience in engineering inspection or contract administration of public works construction projects. Possession of a valid California Driver's License at time of appointment. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver's license and current copy of their driving record. Eligibles certified for consideration for this position will be required to successfully pass a Department interview and a Department of Justice fingerprint process prior to employment with the City of Fresno.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT www.fresno.gov/jobs. TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment and exam process will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the "junk mail" or "spam" folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline, or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE.

    Selection Process
    The examination process may consist of the following: APPLICATION REVIEW - Qualifying Only: Applications submitted will be reviewed and a limited number of the most qualified candidates may be invited to the panel interview. The selection will be based upon those applications and resumes which demonstrate the greatest breadth and depth of applicable education, experience, skills, and training. Therefore, applicants are urged to submit sufficiently detailed information in their application materials for a proper evaluation. ORAL EXAMINATION - 100%: A panel of subject matter experts will conduct a job-related panel interview, which may be conducted online, to evaluate each candidate's knowledge of standard specifications and pertinent state and local laws; methods and practices involved in engineering and building construction and inspection procedures; effective employee supervision, selection, training, work evaluation and discipline. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships or other topics related to a candidate's training, experience, and qualifications for the position of Senior Engineering Inspector. Candidates must achieve a passing score to qualify for the eligible list. The oral examination has been tentatively scheduled for the week of: July 1, 2024

    Veteran Preference Regulations
    Candidates applying for veteran's preference are required to submit a copy of their DD214 with their application during the specified filing period. Evidence must be presented to indicate that the candidate was discharged honorably from the military service. Veterans, including City employees, must resubmit proof of honorable service for every examination for which veteran's preference credit is requested. Qualified veterans who pass the examination will have five (5) points added to their final score.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • Senior Engineering Technician (OPEN UNTIL FILLED)
    Open Date: 18-APR-2023
    Close Date: 13-NOV-2024


    Position Description
    RECRUITMENT IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED OR UNTIL A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED. Recruitment may close at any time. Senior Engineering Technicians perform complex and highly technical engineering work and provide lead direction to support level personnel. The incumbent assigned to Public Works and Public Utilities will perform project design and project management tasks for a variety of capital improvement projects including street, traffic signals, ITS (Intelligence Traffic Systems), water, wastewater, and recycled water systems. This work may include project scoping, cost estimating, researching utilities and coordinating with survey staff for easements, Right-Of-Way and As-Built/topo data, preparation of construction plans and specifications as well as providing construction support. This position will also participate in improving the department's CAD standards and providing training to staff as needed. The desired candidate will have exceptional knowledge of Microsoft Office products as well as Microsoft Project and have excellent oral and written communication skills along with comprehensive knowledge of AutoDesk AutoCAD and Civil 3D, version 2015 or higher. The current vacancy exists in the Public Utilities Department. Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of three (3) months from the date the eligible list is created, with the option of extending that period for up to a maximum of two years at the City's discretion. Should the competitive process be suspended for this recruitment, the eligibility list may be limited to three (3) months.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    BENEFITS: UNIT 3: The Fresno City Employees Association, Inc. (FCEA) HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. VACATION LEAVE: Accrue 8 - 14.66 hours per month based on years of service. SICK LEAVE: Eight (8) hours per month, available after 90 days SUPPLEMENTAL SICK- 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. SHORT TERM DISABILITY: Provided through California SDI program. BILINGUAL PREMIUM: PAY: $100 per month HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other CA public agencies. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for the examination and does not assure a place on the eligibility list. Twenty-four (24) units of college level course work in engineering, geometry, trigonometry, drafting, surveying, or related field; AND two (2) years of experience equivalent to that gained as an Engineering Technician II with the City of Fresno. Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the required education on a year for year basis. If qualifying with a degree or accredited college or university credits, please attach a copy of the degree or transcripts. Applications lacking this documentation may be rejected. Possession of a valid Driver's License at time of appointment. Possession of a valid California Driver's License is required within sixty (60) days of appointment. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver's license and current copy of their driving record. Eligibles certified for consideration for this position will be required to successfully pass a Department interview and a Department of Justice fingerprint process prior to employment with the City of Fresno.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT www.fresno.gov/jobs. TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment and exam process will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the junk mail or spam folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders as well. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE.

    Selection Process
    The examination process may consist of the following: Written Exam 100%: A job related written examination may be administered which may test a candidate's knowledge in the following areas: surveying, automated drafting, subdivision maps, engineering terminology, trigonometry, geometry, and report writing skills; AND the ability to provide lead direction to subordinates, make engineering computations, process special permits, and apply judgment/interpersonal relations skills. Candidates must achieve a passing score to qualify for the eligible list. The Written Examination has been tentatively scheduled for the week of: May 22, 2023.

    Veteran Preference Regulations
    Candidates applying for veteran's preference are required to submit a copy of their DD214 with their application during the specified filing period. Evidence must be presented to indicate that the candidate was discharged honorably from the military service. Veterans, including City employees, must resubmit proof of honorable service for every examination for which veteran's preference credit is requested. Qualified veterans who pass the examination will have five (5) points added to their final score.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • Senior HR/Risk Analyst (Classification & Compensation) - OPEN UNTIL FILLED
    Open Date: 02-MAY-2024
    Close Date: 18-NOV-2024


    Position Description
    This recruitment is Open Until Filled and May Close at anytime. This is your opportunity to become a member of an extraordinary organization and a dynamic team. The Personnel Services Department is currently recruiting for a Senior HR/Risk Analyst. Incumbents in this classification will perform a variety of advanced and complex analytical assignments, which require extensive technical knowledge, initiative, discretion, and judgment. Senior HR/Risk Analysts serve as a professional advisor in the assigned area of responsibility, and participate in the development, administration and coordination of program strategies. This position may supervise both permanent and temporary staff. The current vacancy will have a primary focus on classification and compensation, including but not limited to the development and modification of job specifications; reviewing jobs to ensure correct FLSA status; conducting classification studies including meeting with employees to complete position audits and collaborating with departments on classification recommendations; participate and complete salary surveys, both internal and external; develop and review salary recommendations and the overall salary structure; analyze position conversion requests; draft and complete reports and recommendations to take before the City Council; and other related duties. The incumbent will be expected to participate in meet and confer discussions with respective bargaining units to respond to inquiries on class and comp items. The ideal candidate should possess in-depth knowledge of federal, state and local employment laws; have the ability to prepare clear, concise and comprehensive reports, records, correspondence and other written materials; and possess a strong background to complete advanced and complex analytical assignments in classification and compensation. This is an unclassified position in which the incumbent serves at the will of the Department Director.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    UNIT 2 Classification - Management Confidential - Unrepresented HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental, and vision for the employee and their dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays in addition to one (1) birthday and two (2) personal days. MANAGEMENT LEAVE: 60 hours per fiscal year, 48 of which can be cashed out annually. ANNUAL LEAVE: Accrual of 15.5 hours per month of Annual Leave, with cash-out provisions. SUPPLEMENTAL SICK: 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum LIFE INSURANCE: Benefit equal to annual salary; premium paid by the City. LONG-TERM DISABILITY: Benefit equal to 66.66% of monthly salary up to $7,500 per month after 30 days of disability; premium paid by the City. HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement System - one of the state's most well-funded public retirement systems. Reciprocity with other CA public agencies, including CalPERS. Retirement benefits vest after five years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DEFERRED RETIREMENT OPTION PROGRAM (DROP): a voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits into a special savings account within the retirement system while working for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation requires a minimum age of 50 and that the employee is vested. Benefits include ownership of the accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options.

    The Requirements
    The ideal candidate will possess the following education and experience: Possession of a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university in Public Administration, Business Administration, Personnel Management, Industrial Relations, or closely related field; AND Three (3) years of progressively responsible professional personnel experience or two years of experience as a Human Resources Analyst or Risk Analyst with the City of Fresno. Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the education on a year-for-year basis, up to a maximum of two years. For this assignment, direct experience performing complex classification and compensation studies is highly desired. APPLICANTS MUST ATTACH A COPY OF THEIR BACHELOR'S DEGREE OR COLLEGE TRANSCRIPTS FOR VERIFICATION OF REQUIRED UNITS. This position requires possession and continued maintenance of a valid California Driver's License. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver's license and current copy of their driving record.

    Selection Process
    Interested and qualified applicants must submit an official City of Fresno application on-line at www.fresno.gov/jobs. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes WILL NOT be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. A select group of candidates will be invited to interview.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    We welcome applicants of any race, gender, religion, ancestry or disability.
  • Senior Management Analyst (OPEN UNTIL FILLED)
    Open Date: 28-DEC-2023
    Close Date: 02-DEC-2024


    Position Description
    ......DUE TO THE AMOUNT OF SENIOR MANAGEMENT ANALYST POSITIONS AVAILABLE, THIS RECRUITMENT IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED OR UNTIL A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED. RECRUITMENT MAY CLOSE AT ANY TIME....... The City of Fresno is currently seeking energetic, hardworking individuals to join our team and achieve our mission of Building a Better Fresno! Under general supervision, Senior Management Analysts perform a variety of professional level research, administrative and analytical duties, and may provide lead direction or supervision of assigned staff; support and assist in the management of business and/or personnel functions within a division or department and provide responsible administrative support. Incumbents are responsible for assigned business management functions in an operating department, including personnel management, organizational analysis and development, budget development and coordination, developing and monitoring operating policies and procedures, and supervision of subordinate clerical, technical, and professional staff. This is an unclassified position in which the incumbent serves at the will of the Department Director. The current vacancies exist in the Departments of PARCS, Police, Capital Development and Planning and Development; however, because the Senior Management Analyst position exists in several departments, the City of Fresno may choose to utilize the applications received through this recruitment for future vacancies. One vacancy exist in the Police Department and will report directly to the Administrator Manager. The incumbent will be responsible for monitoring non-pers budget, preparing monthly budget reports and transfers, processing invoices, assisting with payroll, developing agreements and/or contracts and preparing City Council staff reports. One vacancy exist in the PARCS Department will report directly to the Business Manager. The incumbent will be responsible for the coordination of a variety of time sensitive and critical projects. The incumbent will be responsible for contract compliance, grant writing and administrative reports. One vacancy exists in the Planning and Development Department and will report directly to the Business Manager. This position will assist with keeping accurate financial records, support fiscal policy, and ensure compliance with regulatory framework.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    BENEFITS: UNIT 14 Classification - City of Management Employee Association (CFMEA) HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. City contributes $75 per month. SUPPLEMENTAL SICK- 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum MANAGEMENT LEAVE: 60 hours per fiscal year. BILINGUAL PREMIUM: PAY: $100 per month ANNUAL LEAVE: Accrue 15.55 hours per month with cash out provisions. HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. LIFE INSURANCE: Benefit equal to annual salary; premium paid by The City. LONG-TERM DISABILITY: Benefit equal to 66.66% of monthly salary up to $7,500 per month after 30 days of disability; premium paid by The City. HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other CA public agencies. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline. Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's Degree in business administration, public administration, or closely related field; -And- Three (3) years of progressively responsible professional personnel, management, or administrative experience or two years of experience equivalent to that gained as a Management Analyst II with the City of Fresno. Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the education on a year-for-year basis, up to a maximum of two years. Possession of a valid California Driver's License at time of appointment. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver's license and current copy of their driving record and satisfactorily complete a Department of Justice fingerprinting. APPLICANTS MUST ATTACH A COPY OF THEIR BACHELOR'S DEGREE OR COLLEGE TRANSCRIPTS FOR VERIFICATION OF REQUIRED UNITS. Eligible candidates certified for consideration for this position and subsequently selected following a Department interview will be required to successfully complete a Department of Justice fingerprint process prior to employment with the City of Fresno. ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Eligibles certified to the Police Department for consideration will be required to complete a detailed pre-employment personal history form, followed by a thorough background investigation which will include a polygraph examination or computer voice stress analyzer test before receiving conditional offers of employment. Individuals receiving a conditional offer of employment must successfully complete the Department of Justice fingerprinting process before receiving a final offer of employment.

    Selection Process
    Interested and qualified applicants must submit an official City of Fresno application on-line. Applications may be submitted at www.fresno.gov/jobs. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. Only a select group of candidates will be invited to interview. Inquiries should be directed to: Le'Shea Tarver, Senior Human Resources Analyst (559) 621-6950 Leshea.Tarver@fresno.gov 2600 Fresno Street Fresno, California 93721-3614

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    We welcome applicants of any race, gender, religion, ancestry or disability. For more information please refer to our Career Opportunities web page on the City of Fresno web site.
  • Senior Radio Frequency Network Engineer(Open Until Filled)
    Open Date: 08-JAN-2024
    Close Date: 26-JUL-2024


    Position Description
    RECRUITMENT IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED OR UNTIL A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED. RECRUITMENT MAY CLOSE AT ANY TIME. Come and join the City of Fresno in achieving our mission of Building a Better Fresno! Under general supervision, the Senior Radio Frequency Network Engineer installs, configures, monitors, and maintains the City's RF (radio frequency)/LMR (land mobile radio) systems, video surveillance cameras and associated systems, dispatch systems, and related data networking systems. Assists in ensuring the highest level of uptime, secure functionality, and efficiency of these systems. Incumbents monitor and perform advanced maintenance and troubleshooting of RF, LMR, and video surveillance systems; conduct analyses of overall network performance; identify and resolve more complex communications system and networking issues; provide lead direction and training to assigned staff; and perform complex work as required. The incumbent will be assigned to work on-call, weekends, or holidays for after-hours support on a scheduled basis. Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of three (3) months from the date the eligible list is created, with the option of extending that period at the City's discretion. If the examination process is suspended for this recruitment, the eligible list may be limited to three (3) months.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. VACATION LEAVE: Accrue 8 - 14.66 hours per month based on years of service. SICK LEAVE: Eight (8) hours per month, available after 90 days SUPPLEMENTAL SICK- 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. SHORT TERM DISABILITY: Provided through California SDI program. BILINGUAL PREMIUM PAY: $100 per month HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other CA public agencies. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for further consideration: Two (2) years of experience as a Radio Frequency Network Engineer II with the City of Fresno. OR Possession of a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in computer science, management information systems, electrical engineering, or related field. AND Three (3) years of full-time paid work experience configuring, testing, installing, maintaining, diagnosing, and/or repairing RF/LMR systems, cameras and video surveillance systems and related network hardware and services. Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the required education on a year-for-year basis. If qualifying solely with experience, a High School diploma or equivalent is required at time of appointment.

    Additional Requirements
    Possession and continued maintenance of a valid California Driver's License is required at time of appointment. Possession of an FCC issued Amateur Radio certificate at the General class or higher at time of appointment. Failure to maintain the required certification for the entire term of employment in this classification shall be cause for termination. Eligible applicants certified for consideration for hire will be required to pass an extensive preemployment background investigation.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT www.fresno.gov/jobs. TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment and exam process will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the junk mail or spam folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders as well. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE.

    Selection Process
    The examination process may consist of the following: APPLICATION REVIEW - Qualifying Only: Application materials submitted online will be reviewed and a limited number of the most qualified candidates will be invited to appear before the Panel Interview Board. Selection of the most qualified candidates will be based upon those applications demonstrating the greatest breadth and depth of applicable training, experience and education. Therefore, applicants are urged to submit sufficiently detailed information in their application materials for a proper evaluation. ORAL EXAMINATION - 100%: A panel of subject matter experts may conduct a job-related panel interview to evaluate a candidate's training, experience, and personal traits for the position. Candidates must achieve a passing score to qualify for the eligible list. The oral exam has been tentatively scheduled for the week of: TBD.

    Veteran Preference Regulations
    Candidates applying for veteran's preference are required to submit a copy of their DD214 with their application during the specified filing period. Evidence must be presented to indicate that the candidate was discharged honorably from the military service. Veterans, including City employees, must resubmit proof of honorable service for every examination for which veteran's preference credit is requested. Qualified veterans who pass the examination will have five (5) points added to their final score.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • Senior Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator (OPEN UNTIL FILLED)
    Open Date: 24-JAN-2023
    Close Date: 15-AUG-2024


    Position Description
    RECRUITMENT IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED OR UNTIL A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED. Recruitment may close at any time. Senior Wastewater Treatment Plant Operators provide direction, monitor and control the performance of wastewater unit processes by a variety of methods and may be assigned to work any shift, weekends, and holidays. This is a lead level class within the Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator series in which incumbents provide lead direction and participate in a range of duties including the most difficult Wastewater operational work assignments requiring the application of independent judgment on an assigned shift. Two vacancies currently exist in the Department of Public Utilities, Wastewater Management Division. Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of three (3) months from the date the eligible list is created, with the option of extending that period for up to a maximum of two years at the City's discretion. If the examination process is suspended for this recruitment, the eligible list may be limited to three (3) months.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    BENEFITS: UNIT 1 International Union of Operating Engineers, Stationary Engineers Local 39 HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. VACATION LEAVE: Accrue 8-14.66 hours per month. SICK LEAVE: Eight (8) hours per month, available after 90 days. HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. SHORT TERM DISABILITY: Provided through California SDI program. BILINGUAL PREMIUM: PAY: $50 per month HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other public California systems. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for the examination and does not assure a place on the eligibility list. Possession of a Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Grade III Certificate issued by the State Water Resources Control Board. NOTE: A copy of valid WWTPO Grade III Certificate must be scanned and uploaded to your online "Careers Home" page under "My Career Tools" in order to attach to your application. Please also note this certificate in the "License and Certificate" section of your application. Possession and continued maintenance of a valid California Driver's License may be required at time of appointment. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver's license and current copy of their driving record. The selected eligible candidates certified will be required to successfully pass a Department interview and a Department of Justice fingerprint prior to employment with the City of Fresno.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT WWW.FRESNO.GOV/JOBS TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment and exam process will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the junk mail or spam folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders as well. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE.

    Selection Process
    The examination process may consist of the following: Application review - Qualifying Only: Applications which meet the minimum qualifications will be reviewed and a limited number of the most qualified candidates will be invited to the Oral Examination. Selection of the most qualified candidates will be based upon those applications demonstrating the greatest breadth and depth of applicable education, experience, skills and training. Therefore, applicants are urged to submit sufficiently detailed information in their application materials for evaluation. Oral Examination -100%: A panel of subject matter experts may conduct a job-related oral interview to evaluate a candidate's training, experience, and personal traits for the position. The Oral Exam date is tentatively scheduled for the week of: To Be Determined. Candidates must achieve a passing score to qualify for the eligible list. The City of Fresno reserves the right to amend any phase of the examination process should there be a limited number of applicants or successful candidates.

    Veteran Preference Regulations
    Qualified veterans who pass the examination may obtain five (5) additional points. Candidates applying for veteran's preference are required to submit a copy of their DD214 with their application during the specified filing period. Evidence must be presented to indicate that the candidate was discharged honorably from the military service. Veterans, including City employees, must resubmit proof of honorable service for every examination for which veteran's preference credit is requested.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an equal opportunity employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • Senior Water Distribution/Production Operator (Open Until Filled)
    Open Date: 12-OCT-2023
    Close Date: 07-AUG-2024


    Position Description
    This position is Open Until Filled and may close at any time. Under general supervision, a Senior Water Distribution/Production Operator plans multiple projects and provides lead direction to crews involved in the construction, maintenance, and the distribution of potable water for the City's distribution water system. Senior Water Distribution/Production Operator is the lead level class in the Water Distribution/Production series. Incumbents lead, plan, organize and participate in the work of crews of skilled and semiskilled workers engaged in the construction and operation of water distribution system infrastructures and/or ground water production system infrastructures. Dependent upon assignment, incumbents may be assigned to work weekends, and holidays. One vacancy currently exists in the Water Division within the Public Utilities Department. Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of three (3) months from the date the eligible list is created, with the option of extending that period at the City's discretion. If the examination process is suspended for this recruitment, the eligible list may be limited to three (3) months. More information regarding this position can be found here: https://www.fresno.gov/wp-content/uploads/2023/05/Senior-Water-Distribution-Production-Operator.pdf

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    UNIT 1 Classification - International Union of Operating Engineers, Stationary Engineers- IUOE (Local 39) Salary increases effective December 18, 2023, June 17, 2024 and December 30, 2024. HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. VACATION LEAVE: Accrue 8-15 hours per month. SICK LEAVE: Eight (8) hours per month, available after 90 days. SUPPLEMENTAL SICK: 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum. HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. SHORT TERM DISABILITY: Provided through California SDI program. BILINGUAL PREMIUM PAY: $100 per month. HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other public California systems. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits include ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for the examination and does not assure a place on the eligible list: Education: High School Diploma or GED completion; AND Experience: Three (3) years of full-time work experience in the testing, cleaning, maintenance, inspection, repair, installation, replacement, construction, distribution, and operation of water systems.

    Additional Requirements
    Possession and continued maintenance of a valid Class "C" California Driver's License. Possession and continued maintenance of a valid Water Distribution Operator Certificate, Grade D3, issued by the California State Water Resources Control Board. Failure to maintain the valid certification shall be cause for termination from this class. Depending on assignment area: 1) may be required to obtain and maintain a valid Commercial Class "A" or "B" California Driver's License with appropriate endorsements for entire term of employment, 2) may be required to obtain and maintain a valid Backflow Certificate by the California State Water Resources Control Board. The selected eligible candidates certified will be required to successfully pass a department interview and a Department of Justice fingerprint prior to employment with the City of Fresno.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT www.fresno.gov/jobs. TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment and exam process will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the "junk mail" or "spam" folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE. HOW TO ATTACH DOCUMENTS TO YOUR ONLINE APPLICATION 1. Your document must be scanned and saved to your computer or thumb drive (save as Degree or Transcripts). 2. Go to www.fresno.gov/jobs > Job Postings > Select Job> Enter Applicant Login Information> choose My Career Tools (located at the top of the page). 3. Choose Cover Letters and Attachments. 4. Select Add Attachments. 5. For Attachment Type: choose Reference Attachment, then select Add Attachment link 6. Select the Browse button; you will then be able to attach the saved Degree from your computer. Select Upload. 7. Click Save and Return.

    Selection Process
    The examination process may consist of the following: Written Examination - 100%: The written examination is designed to test a candidate's knowledge of principles and practices of water distribution and appropriate safety practices; knowledge of local, state and federal statues, codes, rules and regulations governing water systems; basic math principles; ability to apply skills in interpersonal relations; AND tool and equipment identification and usage. Candidates must achieve a passing score on the written examination to qualify for placement on the eligible list. The written examination is tentatively scheduled for the week of: to be determined.

    Veteran Preference Regulations
    Qualified veterans who pass the examination may obtain five (5) additional points. Candidates applying for veteran's preference are required to submit a copy of their DD214 with their application during the specified filing period. Evidence must be presented to indicate that the candidate was discharged honorably from the military service. Veterans, including City employees, must resubmit proof of honorable service for every examination for which veteran's preference credit is requested.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an equal opportunity employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • Services Aide - PARCS Community Services and Recreation
    Open Date: 01-JUL-2024
    Close Date: 31-JUL-2024


    Position Description
    The City of Fresno PARCS Department has a variety of temporary part-time and seasonal opportunities in our Recreation and Community Services Divisions where employees learn how to engage with the community through a multitude of programs including fitness, nutrition, recreation, education, outdoor, sports, and much more. Individuals receive first-hand experience in strengthening the future of our diverse community by helping citizens appreciate the beauty of the Central Valley in our 80+ parks, community centers, and partnered locations. Above all else, you'll learn what it means to be a public servant, continuously striving to build a better future by empowering individuals to live healthy lives and connect with each other over shared interests! Under supervision, Services Aides may perform any of the following duties: - Assist the recreation staff with a variety of basic tasks; duties will vary according to job assignment; - Assist in setting up and maintaining recreation facilities for events and scheduled programs; - Assist with organizing sports activities, and learns to maintain discipline at recreation facilities; - Learns to instruct others in various arts, crafts, games, and sports; - Assist with routine attendance and participant records; registers citizens for classes and special events; checks-out and checks-in personal belongings; - Assist in the enforcement of rules, regulations, and safety precautions at municipal facilities; - Recognizes, avoids, and reports unsafe acts, conditions, accidents and injuries; - Maintain recreation facilities and equipment in a clean and safe condition, and in compliance with City policies, procedures, and regulations; - Provide information, instructions, and assistance to the public within the scope of authority and training; assists customers with requests, program participation, applications, and other documents; - Support the relationship between the City of Fresno and the general public by demonstrating courteous and cooperative behavior when interacting with citizens, visitors, and City staff; - Perform other duties as required or assigned.

    The Requirements
    QUESTIONNAIRE IN THE APPLICATION: Please select the programs you are interested in. Please select ONLY those positions that genuinely interest you. If there is a vacancy in a program you've selected, your application will be forwarded to the hiring manager for consideration.

    How To Apply
    The City of Fresno will accept applications continuously throughout the year to be utilized as vacancies occur. APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT WWW.FRESNO.GOV/JOBS TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. For specific information about recreation jobs, call (559) 621-7529. All areas of the on-line application must be completed in full. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application; only attaching a resume will not meet application requirements. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and phone voice mails from the City of Fresno. Please ensure email is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the "junk mail" or "spam" folders, and phone calls may read as "spam" on the phone ID. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders and calls. Applications must be submitted before the recruitment closes or it will not be accepted for any reason. Pursuant to City of Fresno Charter, temporary employment shall not exceed 2,080 hours within 2 fiscal years; and may not exceed 29 working hours per week.

    Other Information
    Selected individuals will be required to successfully pass a Department interview, a Department of Justice fingerprint, and provide proof of Tuberculosis (TB) clearance, prior to employment with the City of Fresno.

    Extra Posting Description Type
    NEIGHBORHOOD PARKS PROGRAM: Work at a city park providing various recreation services and activities for youth and adults, e.g., structured recreation and play time, arts & crafts, sports, fitness, drama, dance, group games, and tutoring. High School diploma or GED equivalent, basic knowledge of recreation activities, and ability to work with a diverse population and age groups is required. Must be available to work evenings and weekends; most employees work 3-7 or 4-8 PM Monday through Friday. YOUTH SPORTS: Youth Sports include indoor and outdoor soccer, basketball, flag football, flag rugby, and t-ball. Basic knowledge of each sport is recommended but not required. Patient, enthusiastic, interactive, and friendly coaches are needed to teach children ages 3-12 the fundamental skills required to play each sport. Must be available to work evenings and weekends. ADULT SPORTS: The Adult Sports program offers affordable adult organized leagues, drop-in sports activities, and tournaments including softball, basketball, soccer, flag football, and more. Reliable and enthusiastic coordinators, scorekeepers, and field monitors are needed year-round. Must be available to work evenings and weekends. SKATEBOARD & BMX: Incumbents assigned to the Action Sports Program will monitor Mosqueda Bike Park, Lions Skate Park and Todd Beamer Concrete Park. The ideal candidate should have basic knowledge and experience with Action Sports culture, park etiquette, teaching instructional classes, first aid methods, and working with a diverse population. Minimum qualifications include: High School diploma or GED equivalent and basic knowledge of recreation activities. Must be available to work evenings and weekends. PARK ATTENDANTS: Offer excellent customer service as the face of the Fresno PARCS division, perform light maintenance duties, open or close the park, and support recreation and fitness programming at a park or affiliated green space site. Park Attendants must be customer focused, conscientious, and able to make quick and educated decisions when responding to unanticipated issues. High School diploma or GED equivalent preferred. Park attendants are needed for all hours from opening (7 AM) to closing (as late as 10:30 PM in summer) 7 days a week. CITYWIDE SPECIAL EVENTS: Services Aides in this assignment will perform various duties in support of the successful execution of citywide special events. Responsibilities include set-up and tear-down, parking control, coordinating between event staff and city employees, and providing excellent customer service at all times. Ideal candidates would be courteous, friendly, and professional. Must have a flexible schedule and be willing to work evenings and weekends. SENIOR PROGRAM: Provides hot meals to senior citizens at our neighborhood and community centers, as well as recreational activities including organized games, social dances, arts & crafts, and exercise classes. Must be passionate about serving the senior citizen community. Typical schedule is from 9 AM - 1 PM Monday through Friday. Special events and dances are held on weekends.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an equal opportunity employer.
  • Services Aide - PARCS Custodial & Maintenance
    Open Date: 01-JUL-2024
    Close Date: 31-JUL-2024


    Position Description
    The City of Fresno PARCS Department has a variety of temporary part-time and seasonal opportunities in our Maintenance Division. Individuals receive first-hand experience in strengthening the future of our community by keeping our PARCS clean, safe, and well-maintained. Keeping our facilities in top notch shape helps to empower residents to acquire skills, live healthy lives, appreciate the beauty of the central valley, and strengthen community connection! Under supervision, Services Aides may perform any of the following duties: - Assist maintenance and custodial staff with a variety of basic tasks- duties will vary according to job assignment; - Clean and sanitize restrooms and other park amenities and remove debris and litter from PARCS facilities; - Assist maintenance staff in maintaining PARCS facilities by submitting work orders for repair or assisting in light maintenance activities under supervision; - Provide opening and closing support including checking park for readiness to open or close and performing custodial duties as needed before unlocking restrooms and/or gates; - Assist in the enforcement of rules, regulations, and safety precautions at municipal facilities; - Recognize, avoid, and report unsafe acts, conditions, accidents and injuries; - Provide information, instructions, and assistance to the public within the scope of authority and training; - Support the relationship between the City of Fresno and the general public by demonstrating courteous and cooperative behavior when interacting with citizens, visitors, and City staff; - Perform other duties as required or assigned.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    Pay Rate: $16.00-$17.50 per hour Work schedules vary according to specific program operations, assignments and needs.

    The Requirements
    Please select the positions you are interested in. Please select ONLY those positions that genuinely interest you. If there is a need for a position you've selected, your application will be forwarded to the hiring manager for consideration.

    How To Apply
    The City of Fresno will accept applications continuously throughout the year to be utilized as assignments occur. APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT WWW.FRESNO.GOV/JOBS TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. For specific information about community services and recreation jobs, call (559) 621-2900. All areas of the on-line application must be completed in full. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application; only attaching a resume will not meet application requirements. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and phone voice mails from the City of Fresno. Please ensure email is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the "junk mail" or "spam" folders, and phone calls may read as "spam" on the phone ID. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders and calls. Applications must be submitted before the recruitment closes or it will not be accepted for any reason. Pursuant to City of Fresno Charter, temporary employment shall not exceed 2,080 hours within 2 fiscal years; and may not exceed 29 working hours per week.

    Other Information
    Selected individuals will be required to successfully pass a Department interview, a Department of Justice fingerprint, and provide proof of Tuberculosis (TB) clearance, prior to employment with the City of Fresno.

    Extra Posting Description Type
    Please select the programs you are interested in. Please select ONLY those positions that genuinely interest you. If there is a need in a program you've selected, your application will be forwarded to the hiring manager for consideration. Parks Custodial: Perform custodial duties including cleaning and sanitizing restrooms, splash pads, play structures, interior of neighborhood and community centers, and other park amenities; remove litter and debris and remove waste; submit work orders for graffiti or damage to park facilities; report any safety concerns and immediately remedy those within scope of assigned position; must be reliable, willing to work outdoors in various weather conditions, and have ability to work with a diverse population and age groups. Must be willing to work weekends. Park Opening & Closing: Will be assigned to either opening or closing shift and be required to drive to multiple designated parks in a City vehicle. Opening tasks including performing checks of restrooms and amenities for readiness to open and performing custodial duties as needed, unlocking restrooms, gates, and other facilities. Closing tasks include courteously informing guests of park closure, performing closing custodial duties, and securing restrooms, facilities, and other park amenities. Must be reliable and able to work early mornings or late evenings; must be able to work weekends; must have driver's license in good standing. Parks Maintenance: Assists parks maintenance staff with light maintenance duties to include minor repairs of park facilities and amenities. Must be reliable and able to work early mornings on weekdays and weekends.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an equal opportunity employer.
  • Street Sweeper Lead Operator
    Open Date: 17-JUL-2024
    Close Date: 31-JUL-2024


    Position Description
    Come and join the City of Fresno in achieving our mission of Building a Better Fresno! Under general supervision, the Street Sweeper Lead Operator provides lead direction to other street sweeper operators and workers engaged in street, gutter and storm drainage cleaning and maintenance operations. The class does not exercise supervision. Incumbents must be able to follow written and oral instructions, maintain daily work records and clean storm drains, gutters and roadways. Incumbents will be required to work night shift and may be required to work holidays and weekends. One vacancy exists in the Department of Public Works, Street Cleaning Division. Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of three (3) months from the date the eligible list is created, with the option of extending that period at the City's discretion. If the examination process is suspended for this recruitment, the eligible list may be limited to three (3) months.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    BENEFITS: UNIT 1 Classification - International Union of Operating Engineers, Stationary Engineers- IUOE (Local 39) 2% Salary Increase, effective December 30, 2024 HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. VACATION LEAVE: Accrue 8-15 hours per month. SICK LEAVE: Eight (8) hours per month, available after 90 days. SUPPLEMENTAL SICK- 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. SHORT TERM DISABILITY: Provided through California SDI program. BILINGUAL PREMIUM: PAY: $100 per month HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other public California systems. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for the examination and does not assure a place on the eligibility list. Two (2) years of experience equivalent to that gained as a Street Sweeper Operator with the City of Fresno.

    Additional Requirements
    Possession of a valid Commercial California Class B Driver's License without air brake restriction is required at time of application, and license must be maintained for the entire term of employment in this class. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver's license and current copy of their driving record. The selected eligible candidates certified will be required to successfully pass a Department interview and a Department of Justice fingerprint prior to employment with the City of Fresno. Please note: Some positions have been designated as being "safety sensitive" and require all eligibles offered employment to successfully pass a drug test prior to employment. Federal law requires that applicants for positions involving the operation of certain transit vehicles, revenue service vehicles, the transportation of hazardous materials, or heavy equipment over 26,001 pounds requiring a commercial driver's license, must undergo pre-employment drug testing as a condition of employment. This classification is subject to random drug and alcohol testing throughout entire term of employment in this class.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT www.fresno.gov/jobs. TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment and exam process will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the "junk mail" or "spam" folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE.

    Selection Process
    The selection process may consist of the following: APPLICATION REVIEW - Qualifying Only: Applications which meet the minimum qualifications will be reviewed and a limited number of the most qualified candidates will be invited to the Oral Examination. Selection of the most qualified candidates will be based upon those applications demonstrating the greatest breadth and depth of applicable education, experience, skills, and training. Therefore, applicants are urged to submit sufficiently detailed information in their application materials for evaluation. ORAL EXAM - 100%: A panel of subject matter experts will conduct a job-related Oral Examination to evaluate each candidate's knowledge of: Street Sweeping industry, safety management, supervision or other topics related to a candidates, training, experience, and qualifications for the position of Street Sweeper Lead Operator. Candidates must achieve a passing score to qualify for the eligible list. The Oral Exam date is scheduled for week of: August 19, 2024.

    Veteran Preference Regulations
    Candidates applying for veteran's preference are required to submit a copy of their DD214 with their application during the specified filing period. Evidence must be presented to indicate that the candidate was discharged honorably from the military service. Veterans, including City employees, must resubmit proof of honorable service for every examination for which veteran's preference credit is requested. Qualified veterans who pass the examination will have five (5) points added to their final score.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • Supervising Engineering Technician (Open Until Filled)
    Open Date: 12-JUN-2023
    Close Date: 31-JUL-2024


    Position Description
    RECRUITMENT IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED OR UNTIL A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED. RECRUITMENT MAY CLOSE AT ANY TIME. The Engineering Division serves the community in a multitude of ways including capital project delivery, engineering plan review, issuing encroachment permits, property line location assistance, vacation and encroachment processing, real estate transactions, and many other public functions. Supervising Engineering Technician's duties will include the preparation and review of legal descriptions, plat maps, covenant agreements, special agreements, public street and utility abandonments, deeds, and boundary, title and easement research and review and approval of subdivision maps. The successful candidate will work within the Traffic Operations and Planning Division of the Public Works Department. The section provides essential services to the Public and other City Departments including, but not limited to, the preparation and review of streetlight and traffic signal plans, CEQA documents, transportation planning documents, street work and transportation permits and traffic control plans and community engagement activities. The successful candidate may be required to consult with developers, project representatives, and the public on project requirements and processes, develop and recommend policies, operational procedures, and guidelines. The incumbent may be assigned supervision of staff. The Utilities Planning and Engineering (UP&E) Division serves the community in a multitude of ways including capital project delivery, engineering plan reviews, issuing of well permits, issuing of sewer and water connection loans and many other public functions. The successful candidate will work within the Plan Review Section of UP&E. This unit provides customer service to the Public and other City Departments including, but not limited to, locating existing water and sewer facilities within the right of way, reviewing utilities plans for conformance to the City's Standard Drawings and Specifications, coordination in regards to new development projects, document control pertaining to Utility Agreements, Reimbursement Agreements, Sewer and Water Connection Agreements, and Utility Extraterritorial Agreements that are recorded with the County Recorder's Office as well as write development projects conditions of approval pertaining to water and sewer facilities per the Fresno Municipal Code Several vacancies currently exist, two in the Department of Public Works and one in the Department of Public Utilities. Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of three (3) months from the date the eligible list is created, with the option of extending that period for up to a maximum of two years at the City's discretion. If the examination process is suspended for this recruitment, the eligible list may be limited to three (3) months.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    BENEFITS: UNIT 13 Classification - City of Fresno Professional Employees Association (CFPEA) 3% salary increase, effective June 19, 2023 HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. MANAGEMENT LEAVE: 60 hours per fiscal year for exempt employees. ANNUAL LEAVE: Accrue 15.5 hours per month with cash out provisions. SUPPLEMENTAL SICK- 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. LIFE INSURANCE: Benefit equal to annual salary; premium paid by the City. LONG-TERM DISABILITY: Benefit equal to 66.66% of monthly salary up to $7,500 per month after 30 days of disability; premium paid by the City. BILINGUAL PREMIUM: PAY: $100 per month HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other CA public agencies. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    These are entrance requirements to the competitive examination and do not assure a place on the eligible list. Applicants must meet the following minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify: One year of experience equivalent to that gained as a Senior Engineering Technician with the City of Fresno; OR, four years of experience equivalent to that gained as an Engineering Technician II, which included, or is supplemented by, one year of lead/supervisory experience. For experience to be deemed as equivalent, applicants must meet the Minimum Qualifications for Senior Engineering Technician: One year of performing more difficult technical engineering work in the field or office; assists with the design, land survey, construction, research, and development of a wide variety of engineering projects OR for experience to be deemed as equivalent, applicants must meet the Minimum Qualifications for Engineering Technician II: Four years of experience performing engineering computations, drafting and land surveying-duties which included, or is supplemented by, one year of lead/supervisory experience. The ideal candidate must have excellent written and oral communication skills. Eligibles certified for consideration for hire will be required to successfully pass a Department interview and a Department of Justice fingerprint prior to employment with the City of Fresno. This position requires the possession of a valid driver's license. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver's license and current copy of their driving record.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT www.fresno.gov/jobs. TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment and exam process will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the "junk mail" or "spam" folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE.

    Selection Process
    The selection process may consist of the following: APPLICATION REVIEW - Qualifying Only: Applications submitted will be reviewed and a limited number of the most qualified candidates may be invited to the Oral Examination. The selection will be based upon those applications which demonstrate the greatest breadth and depth of applicable education, experience, skills and training. Therefore, applicants are urged to submit sufficiently detailed information in their application materials for a proper evaluation. ORAL EXAM - 100%: A panel of subject matter experts will conduct a job-related Oral Examination which may evaluate each candidate's knowledge of terminology, techniques and practices of civil engineering, design, construction and maintenance of public works facilities and projects; ability to effectively plan and supervise the work of professional and technical staff; establish and maintain effective working relationships; or other topics related to a candidate's training, experience and qualifications for the position of Supervising Engineering Technician. Candidates must achieve a passing score to qualify for the eligible list. The Oral Exam date is tentatively scheduled for week of July 10, 2023.

    Veteran Preference Regulations
    Candidates applying for veteran's preference are required to submit a copy of their DD214 with their application during the specified filing period. Evidence must be presented to indicate that the candidate was discharged honorably from the military service. Veterans, including City employees, must resubmit proof of honorable service for every examination for which veteran's preference credit is requested. Qualified veterans who pass the examination will have five (5) points added to their final score.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • Supervising Planner (Open Until Filled)
    Open Date: 26-MAY-2022
    Close Date: 31-JUL-2024


    Position Description
    RECRUITMENT IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED OR UNTIL A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED. RECRUITMENT MAY CLOSE AT ANY TIME. The Supervising Planner is the first-line supervisory class in the professional planning series. The incumbent supervises activities of staff in the preparation of plans, policy proposals, zoning code enforcement and items for public hearings. The Supervising Planner will assess needs and prepare and administer work schedules for planning projects, customer service needs, public counter operations, and zoning code enforcement. These responsibilities will include a challenging and diverse array of current and long range planning activities. The Supervising Planner is expected to carry a caseload of complex entitlements in addition to their supervisory responsibilities. One (1) vacancy currently exists in the Planning and Development Department. Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of three (3) months from the date the eligible list is created, with the option of extending that period at the City's discretion. Should the competitive process be suspended for this recruitment, the eligibility list may be limited to three (3) months.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    BENEFITS: UNIT 13 Classification ? City of Fresno Professional Employees Association (CFPEA) 3% salary increase, effective June 19, 2023 HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. MANAGEMENT LEAVE: 60 hours per fiscal year for exempt employees. ANNUAL LEAVE: Accrue 15.5 hours per month with cash out provisions. SUPPLEMENTAL SICK- 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. LIFE INSURANCE: Benefit equal to annual salary; premium paid by the City. LONG-TERM DISABILITY: Benefit equal to 66.66% of monthly salary up to $7,500 per month after 30 days of disability; premium paid by the City. BILINGUAL PREMIUM: PAY: $100 per month HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other CA public agencies. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    These are entrance requirements to the competitive examination and do not assure a place on the eligible list. Applicants must meet the following minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's Degree in urban planning, architecture, engineering or related field; and four years of experience as a professional planner within a planning agency, one year of which included progressively responsible lead experience. Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the required education on a year-for-year basis. NOTE: If qualifying with a degree or accredited college or university credits, please attach a copy of the degree or transcripts. Applications lacking this documentation may be rejected. Preferred qualifications: - Experience in conducting environmental assessments with certification in California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) Practice or Environmental Analysis; OR, experience in construction process and planning review.

    Additional Requirements
    Eligibles certified for consideration for hire will be required to successfully pass a Department interview and a Department of Justice fingerprint prior to employment with the City of Fresno. Possession of a valid California Driver's License is required at time of appointment. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver's license and current copy of their driving record.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT WWW.FRESNO.GOV/JOBS TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment and exam process will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the "junk mail" or "spam" folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE.

    Selection Process
    The selection process may consist of the following: APPLICATION REVIEW - Qualifying Only: Applications submitted will be reviewed and a limited number of the most qualified candidates may be invited to the Oral Examination. The selection will be based upon those applications which demonstrate the greatest breadth and depth of applicable education, experience, skills and training. Therefore, applicants are urged to submit sufficiently detailed information in their application materials for a proper evaluation. ORAL EXAM - 100%: A panel of subject matter experts will conduct a job-related Oral Examination which may evaluate each candidate's knowledge of terminology, techniques and practices of modern urban planning, zoning codes, regulations and ordinances; ability to effectively plan and supervise the work of professional and technical staff; establish and maintain effective working relationships; or other topics related to a candidate's training, experience and qualifications for the position of Supervising Planner. Candidates must achieve a passing score to qualify for the eligible list. The Oral Exam date is tentatively scheduled for the week of June 27, 2022.

    Veteran Preference Regulations
    Qualified veterans who pass the examination may obtain five (5) additional points. Candidates applying for veteran's preference are required to submit a copy of their DD214 with their application during the specified filing period. Evidence must be presented to indicate that the candidate was discharged honorably from the military service. Veterans, including City employees, must resubmit proof of honorable service for every examination for which veteran's preference credit is requested.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an equal opportunity employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • Technology Maintenance Supervisor (Official Title: Wastewater System Supervisor) (Open Until Filled)
    Open Date: 20-JUN-2024
    Close Date: 18-SEP-2024


    Position Description
    RECRUITMENT IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED OR UNTIL A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED. Recruitment may close at any time. Under direction, plans, coordinates, assigns, participates in, and supervises the day-today operational activities and services. Incumbent selects, trains and evaluates the performance of assigned staff; reads and interprets a variety of utility plans, blueprints, engineered drawings and written specifications and ensures adherence to policies, procedures, rules, regulations, work methods and safety practices. In addition, incumbent will respond to questions and complaints from the public and /or other agencies regarding wastewater system issues; evaluates situations, develop solutions, and notifies appropriate officials and City staff. Preferred experience includes extensive knowledge in the maintenance, service, and repair of data network systems, data security and monitoring, Human to Machine Interface (HMI) systems, and Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems as they pertain to wastewater treatment administration, process, equipment, and State Waste Discharge requirements (WDR) permitting. One current vacancy exists in the Department of Public Utilities, Wastewater Management Division (Technology Maintenance section). Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of three (3) months from the date the eligible list is created, with the option of extending that period for up to a maximum of two years at the City's discretion. If the examination process is suspended for this recruitment, the eligible list may be limited to three (3) months.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    UNIT 13 Classification: City of Fresno Professional Employees Association (CFPEA) HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. MANAGEMENT LEAVE: 60 hours per fiscal year for exempt employees. ANNUAL LEAVE: Accrue 15.5 hours per month with cash out provisions. SUPPLEMENTAL SICK- 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. LIFE INSURANCE: Benefit equal to annual salary; premium paid by the City. LONG-TERM DISABILITY: Benefit equal to 66.66% of monthly salary up to $7,500 per month after 30 days of disability; premium paid by the City. BILINGUAL PREMIUM: PAY: $100 per month HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other CA public agencies. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for the examination and does not assure a place on the eligibility list. Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's degree in a directly related field; AND one (1) year of full-time lead work experience in water quality, monitoring, collection, distribution or maintenance of a wastewater facility. Additional years of qualifying experience may be substituted for the required education on a year for year basis. If qualifying with a degree or accredited college or university credits, a copy of the degree or transcripts must be attached. Applicants lacking the attachment may be rejected. The selected eligible candidates certified will be required to successfully pass a Department interview and a Department of Justice fingerprint prior to employment with the City of Fresno.

    Additional Requirements
    At time of appointment must possess and maintain for the entire term of employment in this class, a valid Class C California Driver's License. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver's license and current copy of their driving record. Possession of a valid Commercial Class B California Driver's License may be required depending upon assignment. For assignment to Wastewater Electrical Maintenance: Possession and maintenance of a California State Electrician's Certificate of Competency within 12 months of appointment. Failure to obtain and continue to maintain the valid certification within the specified time period shall be cause for termination from this class. Recruitment may be limited to a specific operational area of expertise as required by operational needs. Operational areas of expertise include, but are not limited to, those detailed below: Wastewater System Field, Plant, Mechanical or Electrical Maintenance Wastewater System Power Generation.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT www.fresno.gov/jobs. TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment and exam process will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the "junk mail" or "spam" folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline, or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE.

    Selection Process
    The examination process may consist of the following: Application review - Qualifying Only: Applications which meet the minimum qualifications will be reviewed and a limited number of the most qualified candidates will be invited to the Oral Examination. Selection of the most qualified candidates will be based upon those applications demonstrating the greatest breadth and depth of applicable education, experience, skills and training. Therefore, applicants are urged to submit sufficiently detailed information in their application materials for evaluation. Oral Exam: 100%: A panel of subject matter experts will conduct a job-related oral examination to evaluate a candidate's knowledge of: principle, practices procedures, equipment, and techniques used in water quality, monitoring, collection, distribution or maintenance; ability to interpret, analyze, apply, and enforce applicable regulations; ability to supervise, train and evaluate subordinate staff, communicate effectively, orally and in writing and establish and maintain effective working relationships. Candidates must achieve a passing score to qualify for the eligible list. The oral examination has been tentatively scheduled for the week of: To Be Determined.

    Veteran Preference Regulations
    Candidates applying for veteran's preference are required to submit a copy of their DD214 with their application during the specified filing period. Evidence must be presented to indicate that the candidate was discharged honorably from the military service. Veterans, including City employees, must resubmit proof of honorable service for every examination for which veteran's preference credit is requested. Qualified veterans who pass the examination will have five (5) points added to their final score.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • Temporary Community Recreation Assistant & Temporary Recreation Specialist
    Open Date: 15-JUL-2024
    Close Date: 31-DEC-2024


    Position Description
    PARCS needs motivated and passionate individuals who are ready to energize and reinvent the community. If you are looking to enhance your leadership experience, participate in team building, meet new and interesting people, and above all, positively impact the lives of our youth - WE HAVE THE JOB FOR YOU! We are currently recruiting for Temporary Community Recreation Assistant and Temporary Recreation Specialists. Under supervision, incumbents plan, organize, and conduct specialized recreation and/or community service activities. Incumbents also provide specialized workshops, classes and activities in areas including but not limited to sports, music, science, fitness/nutrition, technology, special events, and senior programs. Additionally, incumbents serve as park attendants; verify park reservations; ensure facilities/picnic areas are clean and ready for use; and report maintenance issues.

    The Requirements
    TEMPORARY COMMUNITY RECREATION ASSISTANT Applicants must meet the following minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline: Possession of a high school diploma or GED equivalency and six (6) months of experience in a community services and recreation environment. TEMPORARY RECREATION SPECIALIST Applicants must meet the following minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline: One (1) year experience in organizing, planning, and implementing recreation or community service programs and activities; and possession of a High School Diploma or GED Equivalent, and sixty units of college course work in recreation, liberal studies, education or a related field. Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the required college education on a year for year basis. Additional college units in related field may be substituted for the required experience on a year for year basis. If qualifying with a degree or accredited college or university credits, please attach a copy of the degree or transcripts. Applications lacking this documentation will be rejected. Valid Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and First Aid Certificates are required within 90 days of date of hire. Possession and continued maintenance of a valid California Driver's License may be required at time of appointment. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver's license and current copy of their driving record.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT WWW.FRESNO.GOV/JOBS TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and phone voice mails from the City of Fresno. Please ensure email is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the "junk mail" or "spam" folders, and phone calls may read as "spam" on the phone ID. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders and calls. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline or they will not be accepted for any reason.

    Selection Process
    Applicants that meet the minimum qualifications will be referred to the hiring department for further consideration. Selected individuals will be required to successfully pass a Department interview, a Department of Justice fingerprint, and provide proof of Tuberculosis (TB) clearance, prior to employment with the City of Fresno.

    Additional Information
    Temporary Community Recreation Assistant: $22.43 approximately per hour Temporary Recreation Specialist: $24.28 approximately per hour Working hours: Incumbents may be required to work weekends and holidays. Working hours may be between the hours of 8:00 am to 10:00 pm. Pursuant to City of Fresno Charter, temporary employment shall not exceed 2080 hours within 2 fiscal years and are limited to no more than 29 working hours per week. These are temporary employment opportunities which do not provide health benefits, or retirement and are not in any way a guarantee of permanent employment.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an equal opportunity employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950.
  • Traffic Maintenance Worker I (Open Until Filled)
    Open Date: 03-APR-2024
    Close Date: 02-AUG-2024


    Position Description
    RECRUITMENT IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED OR UNTIL A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED. RECRUITMENT MAY CLOSE AT ANY TIME. Come and join the City of Fresno in achieving our mission of Building a Better Fresno! Traffic Maintenance Worker I is the entry level class in the Traffic Maintenance Worker series. Under supervision, performs a wide variety of skilled traffic safety maintenance tasks, including installation, maintenance, and removal of traffic control signs and markings on City streets for effective traffic control. Fabricates, assembles, installs, maintains and removes traffic control signs and markings. Installs and maintains proper signing for construction and maintenance zones. Places traffic control markings through the application of paints, plastics, and reflective markers. Operates and maintains equipment required to accomplish the work in traffic control maintenance operations. This class is in a flexibly-staff series, which requires one year of satisfactory service before an employee can promote to the journey (Traffic Maintenance Worker II) level. Employees in classes that require one year of service for flexing, will not serve an additional probationary period at the journey level. Traffic Maintenance Worker I incumbents are expected to progress to the Traffic Maintenance Worker II ($4,072-$4,946/mo.) level with appropriate training, experience, and satisfactory job performance. One vacancy currently exists in the Department of Public Works, Street Maintenance Division. Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of three (3) months from the date the eligible list is created, with the option of extending that period at the City's discretion. If the examination process is suspended for this recruitment, the eligible list may be limited to three (3) months.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    UNIT 1 Classification - International Union of Operating Engineers, Stationary Engineers- IUOE (Local 39) 3% Salary Increase, effective June 17, 2024 HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. VACATION LEAVE: Accrue 8-15 hours per month. SICK LEAVE: Eight (8) hours per month, available after 90 days. SUPPLEMENTAL SICK- 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. SHORT TERM DISABILITY: Provided through California SDI program. BILINGUAL PREMIUM: PAY: $100 per month HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other public California systems. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for the examination and does not assure a place on the eligibility list. Six (6) months of paid work experience in the installation and maintenance of traffic control signs and markings. OR One (1) year of paid work experience in road construction maintenance that utilized traffic control measures. Special Requirement(s): Candidates must possess a valid Class C California Driver's License at time of appointment. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver's license and current copy of their driving record. Incumbents will be required to obtain a valid Commercial California Class B Driver License without air brake restriction within six months of appointment and maintain the license for the entire term of employment in this class. Certification in Work Zone Traffic Safety required within six months of appointment . This position is designated as being Safety Sensitive and requires all eligibles offered employment to successfully pass a drug test prior to employment. Federal law requires that applicants for positions involving the operation of certain transit vehicles, revenue services vehicles, the transportation of hazardous materials or heavy equipment over 26,001 pounds requiring a commercial driver's license, must undergo pre-employment drug testing as a condition of employment and be subject to random alcohol and drug testing throughout their employment in this position.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT www.fresno.gov/jobs. TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment and exam process will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the "junk mail" or "spam" folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE.

    Selection Process
    The selection process may consist of the following: Written Examination: 100%: A job related written examination may be administered which may test a candidate's knowledge of the signs used to control traffic; placement of traffic control signs, street and curb painting techniques and procedures, lane closure, work zones in streets, a candidate's ability to work safely as a part of a crew, and other job-related knowledge. Candidates must achieve a passing score to qualify for the eligible list. Written exam to be determined.

    Veteran Preference Regulations
    Qualified veterans who pass the examination may obtain five (5) additional points. Candidates applying for veteran's preference are required to submit a copy of their DD214 with their application during the specified filing period. Evidence must be presented to indicate that the candidate was discharged honorably from the military service. Veterans, including City employees, must resubmit proof of honorable service for every examination for which veteran's preference credit is requested.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an equal opportunity employer. Should you need special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • Veterinarian (Open Until Filled)
    Open Date: 12-OCT-2023
    Close Date: 31-JUL-2024


    Position Description
    Be part of the City of Fresno's new Animal Center Department! The Veterinarian will be part of the collective and strategic planning in staffing the new state of the art clinic and developing the program, while embodying the goals, innovation, and animal care compassion that the City Manager envisions for the veterinary program and the community. The ideal candidate will be a community centered leader, committed to practicing the highest standard of medicine and upholding the veterinary code of ethics. The incumbent will have a highly collaborative leadership style to ensure that a culture of customer service and care will be at the forefront of the center. With many key objectives to fulfill, the ideal candidate will be flexible and a strategic thought leader who can identify needs and provide sound recommendations to City leadership. Reporting to the Animal Center Director, the Veterinarian is responsible for the full range of professional veterinary medical services in the care and treatment of animals including the development and implementation of policies and procedures relating to the operation and maintenance of the City of Fresno Animal Center. The incumbent works independently, exercises considerable latitude and judgment in applying current, advanced or specialized veterinary medical treatment performed at the animal center. Incumbents may be required to work nights, weekends and holidays and respond to after-hours emergencies as needed. Duties of the Veterinarian include but are not limited to; establish medical standards and procedures for the maintenance of healthy, safe and sanitary conditions for all animals at the animal center; develop medical protocols to be followed by all medical and kennel staff; perform high volume, high-quality spay/neuter surgeries of animals, primarily dogs and cats; may perform other surgeries including administering anesthesia and/or other medications as medically necessary; provides consultation and education to pet owners and care takers; performs physical examinations, diagnoses and creates treatment plans for animals admitted to the animal center; administers immunizations; vaccinates and provides emergency treatment to animals, regularly reviews medical condition of animals quarantined, administers follow-up treatment to injured animals as necessary; directs care and feeding of exotic and unusual animals; trains appropriate staff in administering First Aid and vaccinations to animals, the humane performance of euthanasia as medically necessary and other paramedical duties. Must possess the ability to lift and restrain animals up to and over 50 pounds; and stand for extended periods of time with or without reasonable accommodation. The ideal candidate should possess thorough knowledge in veterinary, treatment, prevention, control, surgical procedures, and care of a wide range of animals; knowledge of California state, federal, and municipal animal health laws and regulations governing the impounding, releasing and euthanasia of animals; and possess the ability to develop and implement goals, objectives, policies, procedures and work standards of staff. In addition, qualified candidates must possess: one (1) year of experience in the diagnosis and treatment of animals in a clinical setting, private practice or shelter environment, including the performance of surgery; and possession and continued maintenance of a valid license to practice veterinary medicine issued by the State of California Veterinary Medical Board. Veterinarians who are licensed in another State may be qualified but must acquire a valid license from the State of California to practice veterinary medicine at time of appointment. Note: A prospective veterinarian who is licensed in another state may be hired by the City of Fresno while in the process of obtaining their State of California license. The incumbent must acquire their California license within six (6) months of appointment and cannot practice or serve as the City's Veterinarian until such time valid license to practice veterinary medicine issued by the State of California Veterinary Medical Board is granted. Possession and continued maintenance of a valid California Driver's License is required within sixty (60) days of appointment. Must obtain valid Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) license within ninety (90) days of hire and maintain a valid license while employed. May be required to hold the Veterinary Premises License issued by the State of California Veterinary Medical Board. This is an unclassified position in which the incumbent serves at the will of the Director.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    The City of Fresno offers an attractive and competitive salary and benefits package. The salary range for this position is between $143,496-$226,536. The employee benefits package, as noted below, is subject to change and includes: -Retirement: Fresno City Retirement System; reciprocity with other public California systems. The City's pension funds are among the best-funded public systems in California. The City does not participate in Social Security. - Health Insurance: City contributes toward the current monthly premium for medical, dental, and vision for employee and dependents. - Flexible Spending Account: IRS 125 Plan for health/dependent care. - Deferred Compensation: 457 plan available. - Auto Allowance: Employees in this classification may be provided with an auto allowance of $300 per month. - Management Leave: 80 hours per fiscal year with cash out provision. - Supplemental Management Leave: May be granted up to 32 hours per fiscal year upon City Manager approval. This leave may be placed in a retiree Health Reimbursement Arrangement account. - Annual Leave: Accrue 15.50 hours per month, with cash out provision.. - Holidays: Ten (10) City-observed holidays annually, plus birthday and two (2) personal days per year. - Life Insurance: Equal to annual salary; premium paid by City. - Long-Term Disability: City pays premium for 66.66% of monthly salary up to $7,500 per month after 30 days. - Deferred Retirement Option Program (DROP): DROP is an optional, voluntary program that allows for retirement benefits deposited in a special savings account within your Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno. To participate, must be at least age 50 with 5 years of service. Benefits include ownership of DROP account monies; compound interest earnings; and alternative distribution options. - Health Reimbursement Arrangement (HRA): Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. - Professional training in high-quality, high-volume spay/neuter and can be made available by partner organizations such as UC Davis Koret Shelter Medicine Program, San Francisco SPCA, and Animal Balance. - Professional support and development from award winning Chaffee zoo including sharing animal care experiences and supporting other educational opportunities where practical.

    Selection Process
    To pursue this phenomenal career opportunity, please visit our website at www.fresno.gov/jobs. To apply, please complete an employment application and upload your letter of interest, resume, and five work-related references. This recruitment is Open Until Filled and may close at anytime. Applications will be reviewed and a select group of candidates will be invited to interview. Applicants deemed to have the most relevant qualifications will be referred for further consideration. If you have any questions regarding this position, please feel free to contact Sandra Chavez Martin, HR Manager at 559-621-6988 or by email: Sandra.chavezmartin@fresno.gov

    The Community
    The City of Fresno is located in the heart of the state of California in the fertile San Joaquin Valley. From the agricultural fields on the valley floor to the snow-capped peaks of the Sierra Nevada Mountain range, the Fresno area offers something for everyone. With a population of approximately 540,000 residents, Fresno is the fifth-largest city in California and serves as the financial, industrial, trade, and commercial capital of the central San Joaquin Valley. The City is located amongst three National Parks, residents and visitors enjoy Fresno's proximity to Yosemite, Kings Canyon, and Sequoia National Parks. With approximately 300 days of sunshine each year, the Mediterranean climate allows for year-round recreational activities, including sailing, snow and water skiing, fishing, backpacking, and golfing. Living in Fresno has the benefit of urban amenities and the unique charm of a suburban atmosphere. Housing prices are typically lower than California's other major metropolitan areas. There are four large school districts including Fresno Unified, Central Unified, Sanger Unified, and Clovis Unified, and a variety of private institutions. The City is also home to colleges and universities, most notably California State University, Fresno as well as Fresno City College and Fresno Pacific University. Residents enjoy various social, cultural, and athletic activities in an affordable community environment. City Government Fresno is a full-service charter city operating under a strong mayor form of government. The Mayor is elected at large and does not serve on the Council but has veto power over certain actions taken by the City Council. The City Manager, who is appointed by the Mayor, is responsible for appointing all other department heads in the City. There are seven Council Members. The Council appoints the City Attorney and the City Clerk.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an Equal Opportunity Employer. For more information please refer to our Career Opportunities web page on the City of Fresno web site.
  • Wastewater Environmental Supervisor (Open Until Filled)
    Open Date: 10-JUN-2024
    Close Date: 10-DEC-2024


    Position Description
    RECRUITMENT IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED OR UNTIL A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED. Recruitment may close at any time. Come and join the City of Fresno in achieving our mission of Building a Better Fresno! Are you passionate about caring for the environment and excited about leading a team to success? We're seeking a proactive Wastewater Environmental Supervisor to supervise day-to-day operational activities and services. Under the direction of the Wastewater Manager, you'll coordinate and energize our team, ensuring excellence in environmental management. With direct supervision over staff, you'll be pivotal in driving our division's success, overseeing and advancing daily endeavors. Ready to embark on a rewarding adventure in environmental leadership? Apply now and be a part of shaping the future of the City's Wastewater division in Environmental Resources! Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: - Supervises day-to-day operations in environmental resources, ensuring seamless planning, scheduling, and task execution. - Coordinates recruitment, training, and performance evaluations to cultivate a skilled and motivated workforce. - Ensures full compliance with environmental regulations at all levels, actively monitoring laws and implementing necessary measures. - Addresses public and agency inquiries, investigating and resolving concerns regarding wastewater systems, environmental quality, or public health and safety. - Plays a pivotal role in strategic planning, budgeting, and organizational development efforts. - Manages inventory, procurement, and program development to enhance compliance and environmental objectives. - Analyzes data from environmental monitoring programs, laboratory tests, and operational processes, providing insightful reports and presentations. - May utilize expertise to interpret utility plans, blueprints, and specifications, while also evaluating new technology for improved efficiency in water quality testing. - Perform related duties as required. Full job specification may be viewed at: https://www.fresno.gov/wp-content/uploads/2023/05/Wastewater-Environmental-Supervisor_5_17-1.pdf In order to meet the operational needs of the division, this recruitment is being limited to those with experience in environmental regulations related to the implementation of local, state and federally mandated environmental programs. The current vacancy is assigned to the area of Environmental Resources within the Wastewater Management Division at the Department of Public Utilities. Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of three (3) months from the date the eligible list is created, with the option of extending that period at the City's discretion. If the examination process is suspended for this recruitment, the eligible list may be limited to three (3) months.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    BENEFITS: UNIT 13 Classification - City of Fresno Professional Employees Association (CFPEA) HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. MANAGEMENT LEAVE: 60 hours per fiscal year for exempt employees. ANNUAL LEAVE: Accrue 15.5 hours per month with cash out provisions. SUPPLEMENTAL SICK- 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. LIFE INSURANCE: Benefit equal to annual salary; premium paid by the City. LONG-TERM DISABILITY: Benefit equal to 66.66% of monthly salary up to $7,500 per month after 30 days of disability; premium paid by the City. BILINGUAL PREMIUM: PAY: $100 per month HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other CA public agencies. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for the examination and does not ensure a place on the eligibility list: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's degree in chemistry, environmental science, biology, chemical engineering or a directly related field AND Two (2) years of full-time work experience in industrial pretreatment, water/wastewater monitoring and quality control or testing of environmental samples. AND Possession and maintenance of a California Water Environment Association certificate, Environmental Compliance Inspector Grade II at time of application. ALL APPLICANTS MUST ATTACH A COPY OF TRANSCRIPTS AND A VALID CWEA CERTIFICATE (instructions below on how to attach documents). Applications lacking the attachment may be rejected.

    Additional Requirements
    The work experience section MUST be completed with detailed duties, dates and weekly hours worked for each title held. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application and will not be used to evaluate minimum requirements. Applications lacking a completed work experience section may be rejected. The selected eligible candidates certified will be required to successfully pass a Department interview and a Department of Justice fingerprint prior to employment with the City of Fresno. Possession of a valid California Driver's License may be required at time of appointment and during the entire term of employment in the job class. Candidates considered for hire may be required to provide proof of a valid driver's license and current copy of their driving record. Based upon assignment, may require one or more license or certifications related to the specific technical discipline as mandated by national, state, or locally recognized agency. Possession and maintenance of a California Water Environment Association certificate, Environmental Compliance Inspector Grade III may be required within 24 months of appointment. For your reference, you may find additional information regarding this certification here: https://www.cwea.org/certification/environmental-compliance-inspector-certification/ Failure to obtain and continue to maintain the valid certification within the specified time period shall be cause for termination from this class.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT www.fresno.gov/jobs. TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment and exam process will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the "junk mail" or "spam" folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline, or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE.

    Selection Process
    The examination process may consist of the following: Application Review: Qualifying Only: Applications which meet the minimum qualifications will be reviewed and a limited number of the most qualified candidates will be invited to the oral examination. Selection of the most qualified candidates will be based upon those applications demonstrating the greatest breadth and depth of applicable education, experience, skills and training. Therefore, applicants are urged to submit sufficiently detailed information in their application materials for evaluation. Oral Exam: 100%: A panel of subject matter experts will conduct a job-related oral examination to evaluate a candidate's knowledge of environmental regulations applicable to local, state and federal programs, principles and practices of effective employee training and supervision, ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships, or other topics related to a candidate's training, experience and qualifications for the position of Wastewater Environmental Supervisor for an environmental control setting. Candidates must achieve a passing score to qualify for the eligible list. The exam date is to be determined.

    Veteran Preference Regulations
    Candidates applying for veteran's preference are required to submit a copy of their DD214 with their application during the specified filing period. Evidence must be presented to indicate that the candidate was discharged honorably from the military service. Veterans, including City employees, must resubmit proof of honorable service for every examination for which veteran's preference credit is requested. Qualified veterans who pass the examination will have five (5) points added to their final score.

    Additional Information
    HOW TO ATTACH DOCUMENTS TO OUR ONLINE APPLICATION: 1. Your document must first be scanned and saved to a computer or thumb drive (save as the "document name.") 2. Then go to www.fresno.gov/jobs > City of Fresno Jobs > Apply On-Line. 3. Enter the same Login Information (Username & Password) that is going to be used for the job you are applying to. 4. Under the section "My Career Tools" (located towards the top of the page), Select "Cover Letters & Attachments", and then "Add Attachments" towards the bottom. 5. For Attachment Type, choose the most appropriate option (i.e. "DIPLOMA/TRANSCRIPTS or DD214.") *If you do not see an appropriate choice, you may use "Reference Attachments." Under Attachment Purpose, you can TYPE a description. 6. Then Select "Add Attachment" and hit the "Browse" button to locate your attachment. 7. Once you have selected your attachment, select "Open", hit "Upload" and then "Save & Return." 8. After you confirm your attachment has been uploaded, then proceed to fill out your online application.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • Water Distribution/Production Specialist (Open Until Filled)
    Open Date: 16-JUL-2024
    Close Date: 29-AUG-2024


    Position Description
    RECRUITMENT IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED OR UNTIL A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED. RECRUITMENT MAY CLOSE AT ANY TIME. Water Distribution/Production Specialist is the advanced level class which participates in the maintenance, construction and distribution of potable water for the production of ground water for the City's water systems. Incumbents may be required to work evenings, weekends and holidays. Depending upon assignment, incumbents may be assigned work in distribution or groundwater production. Two vacancies currently exist in the Department of Public Utilities - Water Division. Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of six (6) months from the date the eligible list is created, with the option of extending that period at the City's discretion. If the examination process is suspended for this recruitment, the eligible list may be limited to three (3) months.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    BENEFITS: UNIT 1 Classification - International Union of Operating Engineers, Stationary Engineers- IUOE (Local 39) HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. VACATION LEAVE: Accrue 8-15 hours per month. SICK LEAVE: Eight (8) hours per month, available after 90 days. SUPPLEMENTAL SICK- 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. SHORT TERM DISABILITY: Provided through California SDI program. BILINGUAL PREMIUM: PAY: $100 per month HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other public California systems. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for the examination and do not assure placement on the eligible list. High School Diploma or GED completion or satisfactory completion of the educational requirements necessary to obtain a valid Water Distribution Operator Certificate, Grade D2, issued by the California State Resources Control Board AND two (2) years of full-time work experience in the testing, cleaning, maintenance, inspection, repair, installation, replacement, construction, distribution and operation of water systems AND possession and continued maintenance of a valid Water Distribution Operator Certificate, Grade D2, issued by the California State Water Resources Control Board. Failure to maintain the valid certification shall be cause for termination from this class. Applicants must attach a copy of their valid D2 certification under Cover Letters and Attachments. Applicants lacking the documentation may be rejected. Possession and continued maintenance of a valid Class "C" California Driver's License. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver's license and current copy of their driving record. Depending on assignment area: 1) may be required to obtain and maintain a valid Commercial Class "A" or "B" California Driver's License with appropriate endorsements for entire term of employment, 2) may be required to obtain and maintain a valid Backflow Certificate by the California State Water Resources Control Board. The selected eligible candidates certified will be required to successfully pass a Department interview and a Department of Justice fingerprint scan prior to employment with the City of Fresno. Please note: Some positions have been designated as being 'safety sensitive' and require all eligibles offered employment to successfully pass a drug test prior to employment. Federal law requires that applicants for positions involving the operation of certain transit vehicles, revenue service vehicles, the transportation of hazardous materials, or heavy equipment over 26,001 pounds requiring a commercial driver's license, must undergo pre-employment drug testing as a condition of employment. This classification is subject to random drug and alcohol testing throughout entire term of employment in this class.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT www.fresno.gov/jobs. TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment and exam process will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the "junk mail" or "spam" folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE.

    Selection Process
    The examination process may consist of the following: WRITTEN EXAMINATION - 100%: A job-related written examination will be administered which may test a candidate's knowledge of the materials, methods, practices equipment and tools used in the installation and maintenance of valves, hydrants, water lines, meters, regulators, pumps, surface water and ground water treatment equipment, distribution and water services, basic mathematical principles, ability to communicate effectively in oral and written form, ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the performance of assigned duties. The written examination has been tentatively scheduled for TO BE DETERMINED. Candidates must achieve a passing score on the Written Examination to qualify for placement on the eligible list.

    Veteran Preference Regulations
    Candidates applying for veteran's preference are required to submit a copy of their DD214 with their application during the specified filing period. Evidence must be presented to indicate that the candidate was discharged honorably from the military service. Veterans, including City employees, must resubmit proof of honorable service for every examination for which veteran's preference credit is requested. Qualified veterans who pass the examination will have five (5) points added to their final score.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • Water Quality Specialist (Open Until Filled)
    Open Date: 02-MAY-2024
    Close Date: 31-JUL-2024


    Position Description
    This recruitment is Open Until Filled and may close at anytime. An exciting career opportunity awaits you in the Department of Public Utilities, Water Division! The City of Fresno Department of Public Utilities is currently accepting applications for individuals experienced in the operations and repair of water systems to join their team. The position of Water Quality Specialist for the Water Division is the advanced level class in the Water Quality series. Incumbents perform semiskilled and skilled duties in the testing, sampling, cleaning, maintenance, inspection, repair, installation replacement, surface and groundwater treatment, and operation of the City's water system infrastructures for the delivery of potable water. The incumbent will be responsible installing, maintaining, and repairing water lines, valves, meters, pressure regulators, pumps and tanks, surface water and groundwater treatment equipment, production equipment, and other water system infrastructures; operating and maintaining wells, reservoirs, and treatment facilities; inspecting residential and commercial service issues. The Water Division manages and operates the City of Fresno's water system. The City delivers drinking water to about 500,000 urban residential, commercial, and industrial customers over 114 square miles of the City, and many County Islands, within the City's Sphere of Influence. One vacancy currently exists in the Water Division of the Department of Public Utilities. Incumbents must be willing to work evenings, weekends and holidays and serve in an after-hours on-call rotation. Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of three (3) months from the date the eligible list is created, with the option of extending that period for up to a maximum of two years at the City's discretion. If the examination process is suspended for this recruitment, the eligible list may be limited to three (3) months.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    UNIT 1 Classification: International Union of Operating Engineers, Stationary Engineers - IUOE (Local 39) 3% Salary Increase, effective June 17, 2024 2% Salary Increase, effective December 30, 2024 HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. VACATION LEAVE: Accrue 8-15 hours per month. SICK LEAVE: Eight (8) hours per month, available after 90 days. SUPPLEMENTAL SICK: 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum. HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. SHORT TERM DISABILITY: Provided through California SDI program. BILINGUAL PREMIUM PAY: $100 per month. HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other public California systems. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits includes ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for the examination and does not assure a place on the eligibility list: Education: High School Diploma or GED completion; OR Satisfactory completion of the educational requirements necessary to obtain a valid Water Treatment Operator Certificate, Grade T2, issued by the California State Water Resources Control Board. AND Two (2) years of full-time work experience in the testing, sampling, cleaning, maintenance, inspection, repair installation, replacement, construction, distribution and operation of water systems. AND Possession and continued maintenance at time of application of a valid Water Treatment Operator Certificate, Grade T2, issued by the California State Water Resources Control Board. Failure to maintain the valid Water Treatment Operator Certificate, Grade T2 certificate shall be cause for termination from this class.

    Additional Requirements
    Eligibles certified for consideration for hire will be required to successfully pass a Department interview and a Department of Justice fingerprint prior to employment with the City of Fresno. Possession of a valid California Driver's License is required at time of appointment. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver's license and current copy of their driving record. Possession and continued maintenance of a valid Class "C" California Driver's License. Depending on assignment area: 1) may be required to obtain and maintain a valid Commercial Class "A" or "B" California Driver's License with appropriate endorsements for entire term of employment, 2) may be required to obtain and maintain a valid Backflow Certification issued by the California State Water Resources Control Board.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT www.fresno.gov/jobs. TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment and exam process will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the "junk mail" or "spam" folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE. HOW TO ATTACH DOCUMENTS TO OUR ONLINE APPLICATION: 1. Your document must first be scanned and saved to a computer or thumb drive (save as the document name) 2. Then go to www.fresno.gov/jobs > City of Fresno Jobs > Apply On-Line 3. Enter the same Login Information (Username & Password) that is going to be used for the job you are applying to 4. Under the section My Career Tools (located towards the top of the page), Select Cover Letters & Attachments, and then Add Attachments towards the bottom 5. For Attachment Type, choose the most appropriate option (i.e. DIPLOMA/TRANSCRIPTS or DD214) a. If you do not see an appropriate choice, you may use Reference Attachments. Under Attachment Purpose, you can TYPE a description 6. Then Select Add Attachment and hit the Browse button to locate your attachment 7. Once you have selected your attachment, select Open, hit Upload and then Save & Return 8. After you confirm your attachment has been uploaded, then proceed to fill out your online application, then add your attachment.

    Selection Process
    The examination process may consist of the following: WRITTEN EXAMINATION - 100%: A job-related written examination will be administered which may test a candidate's knowledge of terminology, techniques, and practices of water quality maintenance and repair, common tools, materials, and motorized vehicles and equipment used in the maintenance and repair of a water quality system; knowledge of occupational hazards and safety practices and rules and regulations governing water systems surface and groundwater treatment and quality AND the ability to provide lead direction, locate mains, pipes, hydrants, and meters; read quality maps and as-built plans and blueprints, perform simple arithmetic and mathematical computations and establish and maintain effective working relationships at all organizational levels, including the public. Candidates must achieve a passing score to qualify for the eligible list. The written examination date is tentatively scheduled for the week of: to be determined.

    Veteran Preference Regulations
    Candidates applying for veteran's preference are required to submit a copy of their DD214 with their application during the specified filing period. Evidence must be presented to indicate that the candidate was discharged honorably from the military service. Veterans, including City employees, must resubmit proof of honorable service for every examination for which veteran's preference credit is requested. Qualified veterans who pass the examination will have five (5) points added to their final score.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • Water Treatment Plant Operator-in-Training (Open Until Filled)
    Open Date: 29-APR-2024
    Close Date: 21-AUG-2024


    Position Description
    IN ACKNOWLEDGING THE TEN DAY POSTING REQUIREMENT REFERENCED IN FRESNO MUNICIPAL CODE SECTION 3-239, THE PERSONNEL DEPARTMENT HAS POSTED THIS ANNOUNCEMENT FOR THE CLOSING OF THIS OPEN UNTIL FILLED RECRUITMENT. THE WATER TREATMENT PLANT OPERATOR-IN-TRAINING RECRUITMENT WILL BE CLOSED EFFECTIVE MIDNIGHT, JUNE 21, 2024. Water Treatment Plant Operator-In-Training is the training class for candidates qualified to learn the duties of a Water Treatment Plant Operator. Incumbents undergo training in the operation of surface water treatment facilities under the direct supervision of certified operators, while gaining experience to qualify for a T3 Water Treatment Operator Certificate. Incumbents may be assigned to work any shift and may be required to work holidays and weekends. One vacancy currently exists in the Department of Public Utilities, Water Operations Division. Immediate and future vacancies will be filled from this eligible list for a period of three (3) months from the date the eligible list is created, with the option of extending that period for up to a maximum of two years at the City's discretion. If the examination process is suspended for this recruitment, the eligible list may be limited to three (3) months.

    Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
    UNIT 1 Classification - International Union of Operating Engineers, Stationary Engineers- IUOE (Local 39) 3% Salary Increase, effective June 17, 2024 2% Salary Increase, effective December 30, 2024 HEALTH INSURANCE: The City contributes toward monthly premiums for PPO medical, dental and vision for employee and dependents. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT: IRS 125 Plan for health and dependent care expenses. DEFERRED COMPENSATION: Voluntary 457 plan with Fidelity Investments to increase your retirement savings. VACATION LEAVE: Accrue 8-15 hours per month. SICK LEAVE: Eight (8) hours per month, available after 90 days. SUPPLEMENTAL SICK: 40 hours per fiscal year. 80 hours lifetime maximum. HOLIDAYS: Ten (10) City-observed annual holidays plus birthday and two (2) personal days. SHORT TERM DISABILITY: Provided through California SDI program. BILINGUAL PREMIUM PAY: $100 per month. HEALTH REIMBURSEMENT ARRANGEMENT: Eligible retirees can use remaining Sick Leave balance at 80% of hourly rate and other leave balances, if applicable, to reimburse medical insurance and qualified medical expenses, tax free. RETIREMENT: City of Fresno Retirement Systems, one of the best funded public systems in the state. Reciprocity with other public California systems. Vested in Retirement benefits after 5 years of service. City employees do not participate in Social Security. DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program): an optional, voluntary program that allows an employee to deposit retirement benefits in a special savings account within the Retirement System while continuing to work for the City of Fresno for up to 10 years. Participation minimum is age 50 and vested. Benefits include ownership of accumulated funds, compound interest earnings, and alternative distribution options. Additional information regarding the City of Fresno benefits is available at https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/human-resources-support/#tab-1

    The Requirements
    Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications on or before the posted filing deadline in order to qualify for the examination and do not assure placement on the eligible list: Education: High school diploma or GED; AND possession at time of application of a valid Water Treatment Operator Certificate, Grade T1, from the State Water Resources Control Board.

    Additional Requirements
    Possession and continued maintenance of a valid California Driver's License at time of appointment. The selected eligible candidates will be required to successfully pass a department interview and a Department of Justice fingerprint prior to employment with the City of Fresno. Possession of a Water Treatment Operator Certificate, Grade T2 is highly desirable. Incumbents must maintain the ability to obtain and obtain a minimum of Water Treatment Operator Certificate, Grade T3, from the State Water Resources Control Board within the two (2) years of appointment. This class is in a flexibly-staffed series, which allows incumbents to flex to the Water Treatment Plant Operator after obtaining the Water Treatment Operator Certificate, Grade T3. While in the class, incumbents will not achieve permanent status within the classified service, as defined in Fresno Municipal Code Section 3-202(p)(5). Failure to maintain the ability to obtain and obtain the Water Treatment Operator Certificate, Grade T3, within two (2) years of appointment will be cause for termination from this class. Due to the nature of the work environment, the incumbent is required to participate in a medical monitoring program to ensure respiratory fitness for using required respiratory equipment.

    How To Apply
    APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE AN ON-LINE APPLICATION. PLEASE VISIT www.fresno.gov/jobs. TO APPLY. For information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website, Personnel Services Career Opportunities page, or call (559) 621-6950 for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed employment application. ALL CORRESPONDENCE regarding this recruitment and exam process will be sent via e-mail. All applicants will acknowledge such understanding when they complete their on-line application. Verify we have your correct e-mail address before you submit your application. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email frequently to ensure they receive all pertinent communication from the Personnel Services Department on a timely basis. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. It is an applicant's responsibility to check their email account and to ensure it is set up to accept emails from the City of Fresno. Dependent upon your settings, notices from the City of Fresno may be directed to the "junk mail" or "spam" folders. It is the applicant's responsibility to check these folders. Applications must be submitted by midnight on the filing deadline, or they will not be accepted for any reason. FOR THIS RECRUITMENT, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PERMANENT FRESNO CITY EMPLOYEES APPLY THROUGH PEOPLESOFT SELF SERVICE.

    Selection Process
    The examination process may consist of the following: Written Examination: 100%: A job-related written examination will be administered which may test a candidate's knowledge of basic tools, ability to perform mathematical calculations, follow written instructions and read meters and gauges correctly. Candidates must achieve a passing score on the written examination to qualify for placement on the eligible list. The written exam is tentatively scheduled for the week of: to be determined.

    Veteran Preference Regulations
    Candidates applying for veteran's preference are required to submit a copy of their DD214 with their application during the specified filing period. Evidence must be presented to indicate the candidate was discharged honorably from military service. Veterans, including City employees, must resubmit proof of honorable service for every examination for which veteran's preference credit is requested. Qualified veterans who pass the examination will have five (5) points added to their final score.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Service Department at (559) 621-6950 in advance of the examination.
  • YJCP Ambassador (Grant Funded)
    Open Date: 02-JUL-2024
    Close Date: 04-NOV-2024


    Position Description
    **REQUIRED: YOUTH AGES 16-30 YEARS OLD AND COMPLETION OF SUCCESSFUL YJCP WORKSITE EMPLOYMENT** The City of Fresno is excited to offer youth between the ages of 16-30 years old the opportunity to gain valuable work experience in a public sector environment through temporary part-time paid employment grant funded One Fresno Youth Jobs Corps Program is a workforce development program that invests in the next generation of city workers and city leaders. Limited wrap around services are available to remove barriers to employment. The Ambassador assignments range from working outdoors in the field to working in an indoor setting including carrying out duties that serve our community for 20 hours per week with flexible availability which may include nights and weekends. This exciting opportunity is for up to 12 weeks and may be eligible to promote to YJCP Participant.

    The Requirements
    To be considered for the One Fresno Youth Jobs Program applicants must complete prerequisites: Step 1) Complete Career Nexus training. https://careernexus.org/intern-interest-form/ Step 2) Successful employment with a YJCP Worksite (up to 12 weeks) Step 3) Apply for the One Fresno Youth Jobs Program Ambassador. Applicants must be between the ages of 16-30 years old at the time of employment to participate in this grant funded One Fresno Youth Jobs Corps Program. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid government issued photo ID, satisfactorily complete a Department of Justice fingerprinting. Possession of a valid California Driver's License at the time of employment may be required, depending on assignment. Pursuant to City of Fresno Charter, temporary employment shall not exceed 2,080 hours within 2 fiscal years. These are temporary employment opportunities that do not provide health benefits, or retirement and are not in any way a guarantee of permanent employment. Assignment may end at any time.

    Selection Process
    After Step 1 and 2 have been completed (see Requirements section), applicants for the YJCP Ambassador program must submit an official City of Fresno application on-line. Applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation e-mail upon a successful application submittal. The e-mail is the only proof of submittal. For more information on how to complete an on-line application, please view "Instruction Guide" on the City's website on the Career Opportunities page here: https://www.fresno.gov/personnel/career-opportunities/ or call (559) 621-6555. Completed applications will be reviewed, and candidates will be contacted regarding potential career pathway opportunities in the One Fresno Youth Jobs Corps Program.

    Equal Opportunity Employer
    The City of Fresno is an equal opportunity employer. Should you need a special accommodation due to a qualifying disability, please contact the Personnel Department at (559) 621-6555.