WAGE & HOURS: $13.49 - $16.40 per hour
FILING DEADLINE: Friday, December 16, 2016, by 5:00 p.m
QUALIFICATIONS: Education and Experience: High school graduation or equivalent required. Additional clerical training and previous office and computer application experience desirable. English/Spanish speaker also highly desired.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Knowledge of: office methods, procedures and office equipment operation including computer use and Microsoft Office software. Skill in: operation of office equipment, correct English usage, including spelling, grammar and punctuation; policies and procedures related to department assigned; basic record keeping principles and procedures. Ability to: perform moderately complex office work; organize, prioritize and coordinate work activities; organize, establish, maintain and research office files; compose correspondence from brief instructions; apply judgment effectively within established guidelines; establish and maintain cooperative working relationships.
License/Certification Required: Valid Class C California Driver License and acceptable driving record.
GENERAL DUTIES: Duties may include, but are not limited to the following: Receives visitors and phone calls; answers questions; explains complex City or department processes, procedures, and/or activities; distributes and explains forms; prepares a variety of documents in draft and final form, such as correspondence, reports, logs, charts and tables; gathers and assembles information; proofreads documents for correct grammar, punctuation and spelling; prepares, validates, processes, and/or checks a variety of documents and records; compiles reports by extracting and/or tabulating information from a variety of sources; schedules appointments, events, facilities or activities; assists in set-up, preparation and tear-down of events and activities, including the purchasing of materials; provides clerical support to various City committees or support groups; prepares mailings, creates and maintains computer and/or hard copy files; and performs related duties as assigned.
SALARY: $12.21 - $14.84 per hour
FILING DEADLINE: Open Until Position(s) are Filled.
QUALIFICATIONS: Education and Experience: High school graduation or equivalent desirable. Requires recent paid maintenance experience.
Knowledge and Ability: Knowledge of the routine tasks relating to maintenance work. Ability to perform various types of heavy manual labor, repetitively lift up to 80 pounds, operate heavy equipment, work outdoors, safely operate power equipment used in grounds, building, road, and water maintenance; perform work requiring physical strength and dexterity; follow oral and written directions and work with fellow employees and the public.
License Required: Valid Class C California Driver License and acceptable driving record.
GENERAL DUTIES: Under supervision, performs variety of maintenance duties for the City. May include mowing and edging of landscape; cleans drinking fountains, restroom facilities, and roadways; collects trash. Installs, maintains, paves, and patches asphalt and concrete streets and parking areas; builds forms for sidewalks; pours cement. Repair of electrical, electronic, plumbing and irrigation systems; maintenance of vehicle fleets; carpentry, painting, woodworking, and other building maintenance related projects. Reports work progress; submits purchase requisitions for materials and equipment and performs other duties as assigned.
HOW TO APPLY: Application and information may be obtained from the Personnel Office at 16400 Colorado Avenue, Paramount, CA 90723. Telephone: (562) 220-2080. Office hours: Monday-Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., and Fridays from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Website: www.paramountcity.com.
16400 Colorado Avenue
Paramount CA 90723
Call this number for all current job openings.
Applicants must submit a completed job application and any required supplemental forms to the Human Resources Office by the filing deadline (must arrive by deadline). Postmarks and faxed applications are not acceptable.
Please note that the City of Paramount will never request personal information such as Social Security Number via telephone. All such information requests will occur in person at the time of hire.
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