Alachua County - Capital Project Coordinator

Alachua County Board of County Commissioners
Capital Project Coordinator
$50,960.00 Annually
Closing Date: 06/21/19

Position Summary:
This is responsible administrative work managing the improvements, renovation, upgrades and repairs of all Facilities Preservation County Capital Projects in the Department of Facilities Management.

This is an emergency essential classification. Upon declaration of a disaster and/or   emergency, employees in this classification are required to work.

An employee assigned to this classification is responsible for working independently on a variety of projects exercising considerable judgment and working closely with building  professionals, such as architects,  consultants, engineers and contractors and has extensive contact with County Agencies and Officials.

Work is performed under the direction of a higher level supervisor and is reviewed through conferences, reports and observation of results obtained.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Considerable knowledge of all areas of building repairs and improvements; the materials and methods used  in building repairs; and  the stages of building improvements when possible defects and violations may  be most easily  observed and  corrected.

Considerable knowledge of County and State laws, codes and ordinances governing building, electrical and plumbing standards.

Considerable knowledge of building codes as they apply to builders and owners.

Knowledge of basic architectural principles.

Knowledge of project management and best practices.

Knowledge of principles, elements and specifications contained in legal construction and building improvements documents, or contracts.

Ability to interpret legal construction drawings and building documents/contracts in order to monitor maintenance and building improvements progress and ensure compliance with those documents.

Ability to read blue prints.

Ability to prepare and maintain reports and records.

Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.

Ability to plan and organize work and effectively manage time on a variety of continuing projects.

Ability to make effective, professional decisions based on the available facts using considerable independent judgment and a required knowledge and experience in the field of building construction.

Ability to understand the budget of a Facilities Preservation capital project and to recognize potential cost impacts related to construction changes.

Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other County agencies and building improvement professionals such as architects and contractors as well as supervisors and co-workers.

Ability to operate a County and/or personal vehicle while adhering to the Alachua County Motor Vehicle Operation Policy.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand; walk; sit; and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; reach with hands and arms; and use hands to finger, handle, or feel.

The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in business management, facilities management, and/or related field and two years of related work experience; or any combination of related training and experience.  A valid Florida Driver License is required and a Motor Vehicle Record that meets the requirements of Alachua County policy # 6-7; Motor Vehicle Records will be reviewed prior to employment.  If in the past 24-month period, the record shows more than 3 moving traffic violations, and/or a conviction/pending charge for driving under the influence, the minimum qualifications are not met for the position.  Successful completion of criminal history background Investigation is required prior to employment. Applicants within six months of meeting the minimum education/experience requirement may be considered for trainee status.

Please apply on-line at http://www.alachuacounty.us/employment. Please direct inquiries regarding this position to (352) 374-5219. 

Applicants with disabilities will be accommodated in the application process.
Preference in initial appointment will be given to eligible veterans and spouses of disabled veterans.

ALL OFFERS OF EMPLOYMENT WILL BE CONTINGENT UPON SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION OF A PRE-EMPLOYMENT DRUG TEST

TDD (352) 491-4431

AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER M.F.V.D.


Alachua County - CAD Survey Technician

Alachua County Board of County Commissioners
CAD Survey Technician
$39,374.40 Annually
Closing Date: 06/11/19

Minimum Qualifications:
Graduation from high school or equivalent and five years of experience in surveying and CAD; or any equivalent combination of related training and experience. A valid State of Florida Driver's License is required and a Motor Vehicle Record that meets the requirements of Alachua County policy # 6-7; Motor Vehicle Records will be reviewed prior to employment. If in the past 24-month period, the record shows more than 3 moving traffic violations, and/or a conviction/pending charge for driving under the influence, the minimum qualifications are not met for the position. Requires successful completion of a criminal history background investigation prior to employment.  Applicants within six months of meeting the education/experience requirement may be considered for trainee status.

Position Summary:
This is advanced technical work in the application of drafting skills including surveying work in the Public Works Department.
 
This is an emergency essential classification. Upon declaration of a disaster and/or emergency, all employees in this classification are required to work.

An employee assigned to this classification performs technical duties involved in the application of advanced drafting skills  and  techniques, both manual and  computer assisted, in the preparation of certified survey drawings, maps, as-built exhibits, right-of-way control surveys, right-of-way maps, description sketches and deeds, road design  plans, and  other illustrative materials.
 
Work is performed under the direction of a higher-level supervisor and is reviewed through conferences, reports, and observation of results obtained.
 
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Considerable knowledge of CAD, the application to survey, and engineering drawings. 

Considerable knowledge of standard terminology, techniques, and practices of land surveying and mapping. 

Considerable knowledge of algebra, geometry, and trigonometry and its application to surveying and mapping computations. 

Knowledge of modern surveying instruments and methods of using them. 

Knowledge of engineering drafting materials and techniques. 

Knowledge of related software that performs input and reduction, survey collection, coordinate geometry, digital terrain modeling, contour generation, earthworks and design.

Ability to direct the work of others on mapping projects and to solve mapping related problems.

Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions.

Ability to read, comprehend and sketch legal descriptions.
 
Ability to write in a clear penmanship.
 
Ability to plan, organize and independently perform project assignments.
 
Ability to communicate and organize work effectively.

Minimum Qualifications:
Graduation from high school or equivalent and five years of experience in surveying and CAD; or any equivalent combination of related training and experience. A valid State of Florida Driver's License is required and a Motor Vehicle Record that meets the requirements of Alachua County policy # 6-7; Motor Vehicle Records will be reviewed prior to employment. If in the past 24-month period, the record shows more than 3 moving traffic violations, and/or a conviction/pending charge for driving under the influence, the minimum qualifications are not met for the position. Requires successful completion of a criminal history background investigation prior to employment.  Applicants within six months of meeting the education/experience requirement may be considered for trainee status.

Please apply on-line at http://www.alachuacounty.us/employment. Please direct inquiries regarding this position to (352) 374-5219. 

Applicants with disabilities will be accommodated in the application process.
Preference in initial appointment will be given to eligible veterans and spouses of disabled veterans.

ALL OFFERS OF EMPLOYMENT WILL BE CONTINGENT UPON SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION OF A PRE-EMPLOYMENT DRUG TEST
TDD (352) 491-4431

AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER M.F.V.D.