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Golf- Outside Services, Driving Range, Marshal/Starter - West Woods

Open from Fri July 12, 2019 to Sat August 17, 2019
Location: West Woods Golf Club 6655 Quaker Street, 80007 Arvada CO

Industry: Government
Occupational Category: Hospitality and Tourism
Hours: Variable Hour
Salary: USD 11.1 per Hour

Description: City of Arvada Outside Service Attendants assists in the day-to-day golf and valet operations of the Club. Those duties include helping manage the flow of the golf course, as well as the driving range.

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Streets Maintenance Worker - Temp

Open from Wed July 17, 2019 to Sat August 3, 2019
Location: 8101 Ralston Road, Arvada CO

Industry: Government
Occupational Category: Public Works
Hours: Variable Hour
Salary: USD 13 per Hour

Description: City of Arvada ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:  Performs a variety of tasks related to street maintenance which include, right of way mowing, trimming and debris removal, concrete and drainage work, and asphalt work. 

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Utility Foreman - Water System Operations

Open from Fri July 12, 2019 to Sat August 3, 2019
Location: Water System Operations 6701 Indiana Street, 80007 Arvada CO

Industry: Government
Occupational Category: Utilities
Hours: Benefited Full Time
Salary: USD 5006.69 per Month

Description: City of Arvada Utility Foreman is a top level within our career progression model.  Candidates applying for Utility Foreman need specific state certifications with applicable years of experience to qualify.  Oversees assigned employees in the field while completing maintenance of the water transmission and distribution system including but not limited to main failure repairs, valve repairs, valve rotation, valve box repair, service line maintenance, fire hydrant maintenance and repair, water main flushing, utility locations, leak detection, cathodic protection, air-vacuum valve maintenance, water meter and transponder installation and repair, meter pit installations and repairs, vault repairs, pump station repair, water main tapping, investigation of low pressure and low volume concerns, controlled system flushing, system mapping research, SCADA system alarm diagnosis, water system storage tank and flow adjustments, large meter maintenance, water meter profiling, aid to contractors, and irrigation ditch maintenance.  Reviews and recommends changes to water system engineering drawings. Inspects contractor work for warranty acceptance. Enforces safety and CDL policies and procedures.

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Pro Shop Assistant - West Woods Golf

Open from Fri July 12, 2019 to Sat August 17, 2019
Location: West Woods Golf Club 6655 Quaker Street, 80007 Arvada CO

Industry: Government
Occupational Category: Hospitality and Tourism
Hours: Variable Hour
Salary: USD 11.1 per Hour

Description: City of Arvada The Pro Shop Attendant is responsible for providing high quality customer service in the shop, on the telephone and while assisting Pro during golf activities. Ensure that guest requests and feedback are professional communicated timely/efficiently to the Pro & Course Manager. This positions requires basic computer knowledge/skills. This position requires evening and weekend work that may exceed 40 hours per week and the ability to work flexible hours, including evenings, weekends, and holidays.  

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Forestry Technician

Open from Fri July 12, 2019 to Sat July 27, 2019
Location: Parks Maintenance 7800 W. 62nd Ave. 80003 Arvada CO

Industry: Government
Occupational Category: Parks
Hours: Benefited Full Time
Salary: USD 3737.09 per Month

Description: City of Arvada POSITION PURPOSE:Performs technical duties in the field of arboriculture and general forestry work to maintain the health, safety, and aesthetics of public trees in the City of Arvada. Performs duties involved in the maintenance of all City parks and open space properties to insure a safe, clean, and functional environment.

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Dishwasher- West Woods Golf Club

Open from Wed July 10, 2019 to Sat August 31, 2019
Location: West Woods Golf Club 6655 Quaker Street, 80007 Arvada CO

Industry: Government
Occupational Category: Forestry
Hours: Variable Hour
Salary: USD 11.1 per Hour

Description: City of Arvada GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES: This position is responsible for maintaining the cleanliness and condition of the china, silver, glassware, utensils, equipment and work areas.

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Cook- Prep, Line, Lead

Open from Wed July 10, 2019 to Sat August 31, 2019
Location: West Woods Golf Club 6655 Quaker Street, 80007 Arvada CO

Industry: Government
Occupational Category: Food Services
Hours: Variable Hour
Salary: USD 11.1 per Hour

Description: City of Arvada The City of Arvada operates restaurants at two golf course facilities and a banquet division at the Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities. The cooks at these locations prepare already planned menus, recipes and meals for daily operations and special events.Lead Cook           $15 to $17Line Cook            $13 to $15Prep Cook           $11.10 to $13

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Police Accreditation Coordinator

Open from Fri July 12, 2019 to Sat July 27, 2019
Location: 8101 Ralston Road, Arvada CO

Industry: Government
Occupational Category: Food Services
Hours: Benefited Full Time
Salary: USD 3925.04 per Month

Description: City of Arvada Retains accreditation status through planning and coordination of accreditation activities to include maintaining the accreditation files and requisite proofs of compliance, ensures department compliance with all CALEA standards, provides training and guidance to department personnel on the accreditation process, and participates in CALEA remote and on-site assessment activities. Assists in Recruitment support, Training support, Policy and general Police Administration Bureau support. 

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Water System Operations

Open from Fri July 5, 2019 to Sat July 20, 2019
Location: Water System Operations 6701 Indiana Street, 80007 Arvada CO

Industry: Government
Occupational Category: Clerical & Data Entry
Hours: Variable Hour
Salary: USD 15 per Hour

Description: City of Arvada Are you interested in starting a career with the City of Arvada? Water System Operations could be the place for you. In this position you will have the opportunity to advance into a full-time benefited position with the City of Arvada while working interim.** Assist our Utility Technicians with the general maintenance of the water transmission and distribution system including, but not limited to, valve rotation, service line maintenance, fire hydrant cleaning, painting and maintenance, water main flushing, utility locations, air-vacuum valve maintenance, water meter and transponder installation, meter pit repairs, and irrigation ditch maintenance. Typical hours are 7:00 am to 3:30 pm Monday through Friday year round--some schedule variations may be considered within these parameters. ** Hiring manager's to verify hours, and employment status

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City Attorney

Open from Fri June 21, 2019 to Sat July 20, 2019
Location: 8101 Ralston Road, Arvada CO

Industry: Government
Occupational Category: Public Safety
Hours: Benefited Full Time
Salary: USD See Position Description per Month

Description: City of Arvada **Please submit resume, cover letter and salary preference to be considered for employment** If selected to interview, initial interviews will be tentatively scheduled the week of August 5.  For more information on this position, please contact Linda Haley, lhaley@arvada.orgCome be a member of our Top Workplace and play an integral role in our Leadership team by leading and directing the City of Arvada's legal department.  The City of Arvada needs a forward-thinking, collaborative leader in local government law who is customer-focused, results-driven and willing to play a crucial role in strategic planning, asset protection and policy development.  If you strive to deliver superior services to enhance the lives of everyone in our community, then we want you to apply!   Please click here to view detailed position announcement.  POSITION PURPOSE:Subject to the general direction of the City Council, the City Attorney leads, organizes, administers, and directs the provision of comprehensive legal services by the City's legal team; provides counsel and advice to the City Council, the City Manager and other city team members, and various City boards, commissions, and authorities; assists in the development, drafting, review, and implementation of legal documents including ordinances, resolutions, contracts, and policies; represents the City in civil litigation involving the City, and prosecutes City Code violations in Municipal Court.   The City Attorney plays a key leadership role in strategic planning and policy development for the City of Arvada and leads such efforts for the City Attorney's Office providing overall leadership and direction for the legal team.ARVADA:  THE COMMUNITYNestled near the base of the majestic Rocky Mountains, Arvada, Colorado is a large city with a small-town vibe.  A suburb of Denver, Arvada is home to nearly 120,000 people who enjoy a vast array of indoor and outdoor recreational opportunities throughout the year, a highly rated school system, a safe community, and easy access to the entire metropolitan area by highway or rail.  Arvadans have educational levels, incomes, and home ownership rates higher than both the state and national averages. Arvada supports a dynamic and varied business community in sectors ranging from medical and manufacturing to bio-science and energy.Arvada is known for its historic Olde Town area.  This area, served directly by commuter rail from downtown Denver, features quaint shops and interesting entertainment venues. Spurred by commercial and residential growth, Olde Town is home to a growing variety of restaurants and a vibrant bar and brewery scene.Arvada's parks system, in existence for 100 years, has grown to include dozens of parks and outdoor recreational spaces.  Arvada boasts 5,232 acres of park properties, including over 86 neighborhood parks, five community parks, and one regional park facility.  These parks offer a mix of active sports fields and passive recreation areas. Arvada also features nine special purpose parks, including an equestrian center, an off-leash dog park, and even a park for model airplane enthusiasts.  Arvada is home to Two Ponds National National Wildlife Refuge and the Majestic View Nature Center. In addition, Arvada has seven sports complexes featuring world-class soccer, baseball, hockey, basketball, tennis, and swimming facilities.  Arvada is home to three golf courses, including the 27-hole West Woods golf course and its award-winning club facility. Together with over 154 miles of off-street trails and more than 3900 acres of parks and open space, Arvada offers unmatched recreational opportunities to its residents -- and with hundreds of days of sunshine, Arvadans enjoy these opportunities year-round.Arvada is home to a wide variety of cultural and historic facilities.  The Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities, a multi-disciplinary arts center featuring highly acclaimed musical theater performances, dramatic plays, a sculpture garden and art galleries, and a museum.  The Center offers hundreds of arts, dance, and other specialized classes each year. Gold was first discovered in Colorado in Arvada in 1850; Arvada's Gold Strike Park commemorates this event. Served by Jefferson and Adams County public schools, Arvada is home to five high schools.  The State's flagship university, the University of Colorado (Boulder) is nearby, and Red Rocks Community College maintains a campus in the City.The Arvada Police Department (APD) has been nationally accredited for more than 30 years. The APD combines community policing philosophies with strategic partnerships with community and faith-based organizations to ensure that Arvada remains one of the safest cities in Colorado.  THE CITY OF ARVADA (ORGANIZATION)Founded in 1904, Arvada is a home rule City with a Council-Manager form of government. There are seven members of City Council: the Mayor, two council members elected at large, and four members elected from a single district.  The City Council adopts multi-year strategic plans, and sets priority areas for the City. The City's priority areas involve: growth and economic development, infrastructure, vibrant community and neighborhood, safe community, and organizational and service effectiveness.Arvada provides a variety of essential services to residents through its municipal court, and through its community and economic development (planning), parks and banquet services, police, public works, and utilities departments.  Several internal support service departments including human resources, finance, and the innovation and technology management department assist in accomplishing the City's mission. Fire protection services and certain recreational services in Arvada have historically been provided to residents by partner organizations. The City employs just over 680 full-time employees and over 300 temporary/part-time employees; its total budget is $235,262,545.The City has dedicated itself to performance excellence.  It has partnered with Rocky Mountain Performance Excellence Institute to help improve the City's performance and achieve results across every facet of municipal services.  Arvada's continuing journey to excellence has been recognized with both the "Foothills" and the "Timberline" performance awards by the Institute. The City's vision statement is:  We dream big and deliver. This encapsulates the City's "can-do" attitude. The City has adopted an integrated work system model in which the work of city employees is based on strategic standards and results closely aligned with the City's priority areas. This approach encourages collaboration and enhances communication across departments; it also works to reduce redundancies in processes and procedures. 

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