Do you enjoy working outdoors and take pride in beautifying parks and other public areas in the City of Ventura? Do you hold a valid Backflow Prevention Device Tester certificate? The City of Ventura is accepting applications for an Irrigation Maintenance Worker II vacancy on our innovative parks team in Parks, Recreation, and Community Partnerships Department. To be considered for this rewarding opportunity, apply online at www.cityofventura.ca.gov/jobs by the 7/9/2018 filing deadline.
Under general supervision performs semi-skilled and skilled work in the installation, maintenance and repair of a variety of automatic and manual irrigation systems. Responsible for installing and testing Backflow Prevention Devices as required.
Incumbent may be required to work stand-by on rotational basis and report to work on a callback basis as needed within a designated time frame. Standby assignment is at the discretion of the Division Head.
A combination of training and experience equivalent to graduation from high school and three years of experience in landscape maintenance with substantial experience in the installation, maintenance and repair of a variety of automatic and manual irrigation systems.
License: Possession of a valid California Class C driver's license and an acceptable driving record is required.
Certificate: Possession of a valid Backflow Prevention Device Tester certificate is required.
Submit a City application and supplemental questionnaire by the filing deadline. The preferred method of application is on-line and you are highly encouraged to apply at www.cityofventura.ca.gov/jobs. If you are unable to apply electronically, you may request paper application materials by calling (805) 654-7853 during regular business hours. Paper applications can be FAXed to (805) 648-4467, or mailed, or hand delivered to City Hall at: 501 Poli Street, Room 210; Ventura, CA 93002. If you FAX, it is highly recommended that you also send the original documents. The Eligibility List established may be used to fill other regular and temporary vacancies at the discretion of the City.
Once your application has been submitted, all future correspondence from the City will be via e-mail. Please keep your contact information up-to-date and ensure that your email spam filter allows you to receive messages from email@example.com. You may also view notices send to you by the City in the "My Applications" tab at www.cityofventura.ca.gov/jobs.
Department Selection Interview A select number of candidates will be invited to a department selection interview being held in July 2018, date to be determined.