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HOW TO APPLY:                                                                                       Job Line (813) 659-4233



In Person City Hall
                  302 W.  Reynolds St. 
                  Plant City, FL 33563

By Mail: City of Plant City
              P. O. BOX C
              Plant City, FL 33564

Please Note:  The City of Plant City is a drug-free workplace and pre-employment drug testing is required. All employees must be tobacco-free for 12 months before application date. Salaries commensurate with training and experience. All positions are open until filled. AA/ADA/EEO/VP 

City of Plant City Employment Application                                        City of Plant City Police Application

                                                 City of Plant City Fire Fighter Application

Applications will be accepted only for listed vacancies per City Policy.  If you are applying for multiple vacancies, you need submit only one application.  Please list the titles of the position(s) for which you are applying in the appropriate section.  The following summaries do not necessarily encompass all requirements of the position listed.  The complete job description may list additional duties, skills, knowledge and/or abilities.

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EQUIPMENT OPERATOR I
(TREE TRIMMING) 
 
              







Starting
Minimum: $10.22 Hr.

PARKS

H.S. /GED. Valid Fl Driver’s License. Ability to perform semi-skilled work in the maintenance and upkeep of tree trimming, park areas and laboring tasks as assigned. Ability to operate heavy equipment, i.e., backhoe, tractor, bush hog, wood chipper, etc., as well as perform routine maintenance to the equipment Ability to lift 50 pounds. Works outside in various weather conditions and at heights up to 60 feet. Must obtain a Class B CDL within six months.

     
EQUIPMENT OPERATOR I (ASSISTANT OF JET-VAC)

           







Starting
Minimum: $10.22Hr.

 UTILITIES MAINTENANCE H.S. /GED.  Valid Fl Driver’s License.  Assists operator of the vac truck with inspection and cleaning of sewer lines, laterals, lift stations, interceptors, and flushing clean out.  Assists in the setup, breakdown and operation of sewer cleaning equipment.  Ability to work in and around underground utilities.  Ability to lift 50 pounds.  Works outside in various weather conditions and at heights up to 150 feet. Must obtain a Class B CDL with tanker and air brake endorsement within six months.
     
FACILITIES/EVIDENCE CLERK 
           






Starting
Minimum: $12.86 Hr.
POLICE H.S./GED. Valid FL Driver’s License. Previous experience dealing with inventories and complex records. Exemplary background a must. Assists officers, attorneys and detectives in regard to evidence. Able to gain knowledge of local and state laws that pertain to evidence. Skilled in inputting and retrieving data from a computer.
     
FOREMAN II 



           








 
Starting
Minimum: $14.99 Hr.
 STORMWATER H.S. /GED. Class B FL CDL. Class B Storm water License. 4 yrs. experience in the operation of heavy equipment to include back hoe and front-end loader.   Responsible for, maintaining City storm drainage systems. Must be able to work independently and make sound decisions. Ability to read construction plans, setup and operate a transit level; prepare and maintain records, as well as lead the daily operation of a work crew. Will be required to qualify for on-call duty. Moderate clerical work which includes the operation of a PC.
     
GENERAL MAINTENANCE SPECIALIST I 
             







Starting
Minimum: $11.91 Hr.
 GENERAL SERVICES H.S /GED. Valid Fl Driver’s License. 2 yrs experience in Utilities and/or Public Works. Skilled work in repairing, maintaining and construction work of City buildings and facilities. Ability to prepare and maintain records, operate Minimum maintenance tools /machinery, and equipment. Ability to lift up to 100 lbs. Works in various weather conditions.
     

GROUNDSKEEPER II
           

                   



    

Starting
Minimum: $11.02Hr.

PARKS

H.S./GED. Valid FL Driver’s License.. 2 years experience in landscaping and irrigation. Functions as lead worker, skilled in operation and preventative maintenance of equipment and related tools. Skilled and manual lead work in maintaining various grounds, fields and facilities. Works outside in various weather conditions and at heights up to 15 ft. Works with insecticides/herbicides.     
     

MAINTENANCE
MECHANIC I 
                       




Starting
Minimum: $11.91Hr
.

UTILITIES MAINTENANCE

H.S. /GED. Valid FL Driver’s License. 1 yr. experience or training related to mechanical and electrical projects. Assist crew leader with the maintenance and repair of lift station and/or wells. Knowledge of electrical and mechanical tools. Works in various weather conditions and at heights over 150 feet.
     
MAINTENANCE
SPECIALIST I (WASTEWATER)
                       





S
tarting 
Minimum:$10.22Hr.     
 

UTILITIES MAINTENANCE

H.S. /GED. Valid FL Driver’s License.  Assist crew leader with the installation of sewer service laterals, sewer clean-outs, sewer main lines, manholes, etc.. Assist in repairing of sewer services and sewer main lines.  Works in various weather conditions.  Must obtain a Class B CDL with tanker and air brake endorsement within 6 months of employment.
     

MAINTENANCE SPECIALIST I
           
           







Starting 
Minimum: $10.22 Hr.

UTILITIES MAINTENANCE  H.S. /GED. Class D FL CDL.  General mechanical ability for the installation and repairs associated with water collection and distribution systems.  Able to operate maintenance tools and other equipment.  Ability to lift 50 lbs.  Works in various weather conditions.   Will be required to obtain a Class B CDL with tanker and air brake endorsement and qualify for on-call duty.
     
MAINTENANCE
SPECIALIST II (WATER)


           





Starting
Minimum: $11.91 Hr.

 UTILITIES MAINTENANCE

H.S. /GED. Class D FL CDL. Responsible work in the basic operation and maintenance of the City’s fire hydrants, installing locator reflectors in the road, locating and operating hydrant and mainline valves.  Ability to keep records of maintenance and testing performed.  Must obtain a Class B CDL with tanker and air brake endorsement and qualify for on-call duty.

     
MAINTENANCE
SPECIALIST III  
(CREW LEADER)



           







Starting
Minimum: $12.86 Hr.
 UTILITIES MAINTENANCE H.S. /GED. Class B FL Driver’s License. Must have 3 yrs. minimal experience supervising employees responsible for utilities construction and repairs. Responsible for the installation of sewer lines, sewer services laterals, sewer main lines and all related tasks. Ability to operate various equipment, such as backhoe, loader, dump truck, ditch witch, road and chop saws and other related equipment. Experience in the set up of pipe lasers and transit. Ability to read and make functional changes on blueprints. Ability to pour and finish concrete.
     

POLICE OFFICER
           



Starting
Minimum: $19.65Hr
.

POLICE 

H.S./GED. Valid Florida Driver License. FL Certified or presently enrolled in and will complete standard police academy within 30 days. Minimum 19 years of age, U.S. citizen, and good moral character as set forth by the State Commission.
     
REFUSE COLLECTOR 
 
           



Starting
Minimum: $10.22 Hr.
 
 SANITATION Valid State Identification.Heavy manual labor work in the collection and disposal of refuse. Physical strength, stamina and ability to perform lifting, loading, bending, and other manual work. Heavy lifting up to 50 lbs. Works in various weather conditions.
     
STORMWATER OPERATOR I 
 
           




Starting
Minimum: $10.22 Hr
.  
 STORMWATER Valid FL Driver License. 2 yrs. experience in related work. Responsible work in maintaining and repairing stormwater drainage system, streets, and rights-of-way. Ability to operate maintenance tools and equipment. Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. Must obtain a Class C Stormwater License within 12 months.
     
STORMWATER OPERATOR II 
           






Starting
Minimum: $11.91 Hr.
 STORMWATER H.S. /GED. Class B Florida CDL, Class C Stormwater License. 2 yrs.. experience in medium/heavy equipment operation. Responsible work in maintaining and repairing stormwater drainage system, streets, and rights-of-way. Ability to prepare and maintain records, as well as lead the work crew. Will be required to qualify for on-call duty.
     
TELECOMMUNICATOR I


           





Starting
Minimum: $11.91 Hr
.

 POLICE
H.S. /GED. 1 yr. experience in general clerical work or telephone operation required.  Able to make independent judgments concerning life threatening situations; excellent oral communications a must; ability to receive calls/complaints concerning emergency service and record them.  Weekend, holiday and rotating shift work required.  Ability to type 30 wpm required.
 There is one (1) vacancy to be filled.  The new hire will be classified in one of the positions listed below, dependent upon the new hire’s qualifications.  All positions require shift work for the continuous coverage of the water and wastewater plants.

PLANT OPERATOR I (TRAINEE)

 

    






Starting
Minimum: $10.22 Hr.

UTILITIES OPERATIONS  H.S. /GED.  Valid Fl Driver’s License.  Trains in water treatment facilities, leading to certification by the State of Florida as a Certified Operator.  Assists licensed operators in all plant duties.  Ability to record data, perform lab tests.  Collects water and wastewater samples and conducts operational control tests.  Laboratory experience helpful. Good mechanical skills.  Job requires shift work for continuous coverage of the water and wastewater plants.  Must obtain a Class “C” Wastewater License within 2 years.
     

PLANT OPERATOR II

 








 

Starting
Minimum: $13.89 Hr.

UTILITIES OPERATIONS   H.S. /GED. Valid Fl Driver’s License. 1 yr experience in plant operations.  Must have a class “C” Water OR Wastewater Operations License.  Ability to record data, perform lab tests.  Collects water and wastewater samples and conducts operational control tests.  Monitors control panels and adjusts valves.  Records meter and gauge readings.  If Certified Operator not available, trainee candidate and single license holders will be considered. Laboratory experience helpful.  Job requires shift work for continuous coverage of the water and wastewater plants.
     

PLANT OPERATOR III

 







 

Starting
Minimum: $14.99 Hr.

 UTILITIES OPERATIONS H.S. /GED. Valid Fl Driver’s License. Minimum 2 yrs. experience in plant operations.  Must possess a Class “C” Water Plant Operations License AND  a Class “C” Wastewater Plant Operations License.  Advanced knowledge of water treatment, wastewater treatment, and reclaimed water plant operations, policies, procedures, and methods. Manual and mechanical work of ordinary difficulty and responsibility in connection with water/ wastewater plant operations, as a licensed plant operator.  Ability to record data, perform lab tests. Collects water and wastewater samples and conducts operational control tests.  Monitors control panels and adjusts valves.  Records meter and gauge readings.  Job requires shift work for continuous coverage of the water/wastewater plants. 

 

City of Plant City 302 W. Reynolds St P.O. Box C Plant City, Fl. 33563 Ph: (813) 659-4200
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