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Job listings appear below. You can also watch for our ads in the Lake City Reporter.

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Applicant must have a valid Florida driver’s license and will be required to pass a background check, pre-employment physical and drug screen.

Applications are available online (see links below). Fax completed applications to us at (386) 758-5490 Attn: HR. Applications also may be obtained from and returned to City Hall, 205 N Marion Avenue, Lake City, FL 32055.

General Application - To be submitted for vacancies in any department, except for the Police Department

Police Department Application - To be submitted only for vacancies in the Police Department

The City of Lake City is an EEO/AA/ADA/VP Drug Free Workplace employer.

All applications must be submitted by vacancy closing date / time.  Incomplete applications will not be processed.

POSITION TITLE:             RECORDS coordinator

DEPARTMENT:                 CITY CLERK

POSITION NUMBER:       17-0014

SALARY RANGE:             $27,274.40- $43,767.41

The City of Lake City is accepting applications for the position of Records Coordinator.  This position is an advanced administrative, clerical, records management position with some auditing work involving various functions and responsibilities of the City Clerk’s Office. This position will be responsible for coordinating Records Management within all City Departments which includes training, records storage, retention and destruction according to General Records Schedules and responsible for archiving of records inclusive of records with historical value to ensure information is processed efficiently and effectively.

Ideal candidate must have the ability to perform office duties as expected. Candidate should have knowledge of laws and regulations governing the publishing, filing, indexing and safekeeping of official city documents and knowledge of Municipal Codes and Ordinances, City Charter, intergovernmental relationships and general procedures of the city; have knowledge of Florida Retention Schedules and knowledge of research methods and techniques. Candidate must have the ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, and to conduct research, analyze and present findings in a clear, concise manner, must have ability to meet the public, to understand their questions, and provide clear answers; must have the ability to access, input and retrieve information from a computer, the ability to learn assigned clerical tasks readily and to adhere to prescribed routine, and skilled in the use of data input equipment. This candidate should be proficient in Microsoft Office and Excel.

Minimum Qualifications:

Applicant must be a high school graduate or possess a General Education Diploma (GED) and have three (3) years of clerical experience including experience with data processing systems, records management, document imaging office automation, and organization. Must have valid Florida Driver’s License.  Must possess a FRMA (Florida Records Management Association) certification or the ability to obtain within three (3) years of employment in the position. Applicant will be required to pass a background check, pre-employment physical and drug screen.

THIS VACANCY WILL CLOSE ON FRIDAY, AUGUST 4TH AT 4:30 PM.

POSITION TITLE:     CUSTOMER SERVICE REPRESENTATIVE

POSITION NO.:         17-0015

SALARY RANGE:     $25,975.54 - $39,290.38

The City of Lake City is accepting applications for the position of Customer Service Representative.  Customer Service work involves extensive customer contact, processing and maintaining utility accounts, processing of various cash payments, billing, and working with outside agencies.

Applicant must be self-starter and meticulously detail oriented, able to handle stress and meet deadlines, work at a fast pace, complete tasks without direct supervision, and accurately keep records. Excellent interpersonal/communications skills, telephone etiquette, and professional appearance are required. 

A high school diploma (or equivalent) with two years general office and computer experience including Microsoft Office required.  A skills assessment test will be given prior to interview. 

THIS POSITION WILL CLOSE ON FRIDAY, AUGUST 4TH, 2017 AT 4:30PM.

POSITION TITLE:        DISTRIBUTION TECHNICIAN I

DEPARTMENT:            UTILITIES – DISTRIBUTION/COLLECTION

POSITION NO.:           17-0016

SALARY RANGE:      $25,975.57 – $41,683.16      

The City of Lake City is accepting internal applications for the position of Distribution Technician I.  This is skilled work related to the City’s potable water and reclaimed water distribution system.

Applicant must have a High School Diploma or General Education Diploma.  Additionally, the applicant must have the ability to acquire and obtain a Class “B” CDL within six months and a Class “C” Water Distribution Certification with in two (2) years. 

THIS VACANCY WILL BE OPEN UNTIL FILLED.

POSITION TITLE:        COLLECTION TECHNICIAN I

DEPARTMENT:            UTILITIES – DISTRIBUTION/COLLECTION

POSITION NO.:           17-0017

SALARY RANGE:      $25,975.57 – $41,683.16      

The City of Lake City is accepting internal applications for the position of Distribution Technician I.  This is skilled work related to the City’s potable water and reclaimed water distribution system.

Applicant must have a high school diploma or general education diploma (GED) and possess a valid Florida driver’s license with the ability of obtaining a Class “B” Commercial driver’s license with in six (6) months of employment.  Applicant must be able to obtain a Class “C” Wastewater Collections Certificate with in two (2) years and Flagging Certification with in one (1) year of employment.

THIS VACANCY WILL BE OPEN UNTIL FILLED.

POSITION TITLE:      COMMUNICATION OFFICER

POSITION NO.:          Announcement Only

The City of Lake City is accepting applications for the position of Communication Officer at the Public Safety Building.  This position is responsible for dispatching police and fire units to emergencies, and providing assistance to the public and officers through statewide computer systems.

Successful applicant must be a high school graduate or have equivalent GED.  Applicant with experience in the use of two-way communications systems preferred, but not required.  Applicant must have a valid Florida driver’s license and will be required to pass a background check, pre-employment physical and drug screen. 

All applicants must provide the results of the required typing test from Florida Crown Workforce Career Center.  Please contact Tim Boyd to schedule your typing assessment.                              

Florida Crown Workforce Career Center

Tim Boyd – office (386) 755-9026 ext. 3213

971 W Duval St

Lake City, FL 32055

This is a position announcement only.

POSITION TITLE:      POLICE OFFICER

POSITION NO.:         Announcement Only

The City of Lake City is accepting applications for the position of Police Officer in the Police Department. Applicant must meet the minimum standards and training as specified in the Florida Statutes and be certified by the State of Florida.

Non-certified applicants may apply to be considered as a sponsorship applicant who will be sponsored by the City of Lake City to attend the Law Enforcement Academy to receive standards and training as specified in the Florida Statutes and to be certified by the State of Florida. 

Applicant must be a high school graduate or equivalent, with good moral character and background.  Successful applicant must have a valid Florida driver’s license and will be required to pass a background check, pre-employment physical and drug screen. 

This is a position announcement only.

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