City of Henderson

"Born in America’s defense", the historical origins of the Henderson community were rooted during World War II. The primary supplier of magnesium, Henderson produced this miracle metal used in the manufacturing of munitions and airplane parts to the U.S. War Department and was vital to the Allied forces success.

Officially incorporated in 1953, the city of Henderson has developed into a community with premier services, amenities, and opportunities. Chartered in 1965 as a Council and Manager form of government, the Mayor and City Council address the legislative needs of the city with four City Council members representing residents within distinct wards and elected at large. The City Manager is appointed by the City Council to administrator the overall city organization.

As the largest full-service city in the state of Nevada, Henderson is nationally recognized for accredited departments – Building & Fire Safety, Fire, Police, and Parks and Recreation – and award winning services including the Development Services Center. In addition, the city has continued to be fiscal stewards by maintaining one of the lowest tax rates and becoming the first to achieve the highest bond rating of any other Nevada municipality. Visit one of our many city departments to discover why Henderson is known as a place to call home.

19 job(s) at City of Henderson

City of Henderson, NV Henderson, NV, USA
May 31, 2018
Seasonal
THE JOB The City of Hendersonis seeking part-timeSite Leaders for Therapeutic Recreation & Inclusion Services. We have 4 different type of Site Leader positions. 1. An office position that handles registration, phone calls, and administrative duties at approximately 29 hours per week. 2. An office position that handles purchasing expenditures and transportation for programs and events at approximately 18.75 hours per week. 3. An inclusion position that observes and provides modifications for individuals with disabilities in Kids Zone, Safekey, and classes (some are at approximately 29 hours per week and some are at approximately 18.75 hours per week). 4. Positions that oversee staff and the operation of the afternoon programs for individuals with disabilities, at approximately 29 hours per week. The City may hire for any of these positions throughout the year. Click here to view a complete copy of the job description. Therapeutic Recreation is an excellent way to gain new experiences and to build expertise for individuals working towards careers in teaching, special education, physical therapy, psychology or other therapeutic occupations. The shift is usually 1:30-5:30pm and the schedule follows the Clark County School District's 9-month calendar.In the summer months, the staff will serve as extra staff in Kids Zone groups that have kids with disabilities. Therapeutic Recreation & Inclusion services also offers evening and weekend events. This is acontinuous recruitment for an applicant poolto fill part-time/seasonalSite Lead vacancies on an as needed basis. The City will refer to the poolof part-time applications on file, as needed, to fillvacancies.Applicants who meet the minimum requirements of the position will remain in the pool for 12 months. Positions can be assigned to City Hall Annex, Henderson Multigenerational Center, Valley View Recreation Centerand Whitney Ranch Recreation Center. Work locations and assignments are subject to change based on program needs. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS Must be at least 18 years old at the time of application or promotion. Graduation from high school or equivalent. Two (2) years of experience working in programs with disabled and/or special needs clients. Note: An equivalent combination of related training and experience may be considered. Possess and maintain a valid Nevada or "border state" driver's license, as defined by NRS 483, and the ability to drive a fifteen (15) passenger vehicle. Possession of, or the ability to obtain, American Red Cross Standard First Aid and CPR certifications within six (6) months of hire. Incumbents may be required to obtain specific technical certifications. Desirable: Supervisory experience in a recreational program setting. Desirable: Experience working in programs for individuals with disabilities and special needs. REQUIRED DOCUMENTS/ASSESSMENT INFORMATION Documents Required at the Time of Application: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire SELECTION PROCESS NOTE: You will be contacted by e-mail if you are movingforward in the assessment process.Once you apply, almost all communication regarding the status of your application will be by email, so please add noreply @governmentjobs.com and info@governmentjobs.com to your address book to prevent any emails from going to your Spam/Junk folder. Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information regarding the status of your application over the phone. To check the status of your application, please log in to your account and click "Application Status". It is not necessary to contact the Human Resources Office to check the status of an application. The selection process will consist of an employment application package screening. The best qualified candidates may be invited to participate further in the assessment process. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation. Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a post offer pre-employment background investigation and medical/physical examination, including a drug/alcohol test. Please see the job description to view the physical requirements of the job. The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Henderson, NV Henderson, NV, USA
May 31, 2018
Seasonal
THE JOB This is acontinuous recruitment for an applicant poolto fill part-time/seasonalSite Leader - Outdoor Recreation vacancies on an as needed basis. The City will refer to the poolof part-time applications on file, as needed, to fillvacancies.Applicants who meet the minimum requirements of the position will remain in the pool for 12 months. Under general supervision, serves as direct on-site supervisor of part-time employees and program participants at the facilities and/or open spaces where Outdoor Recreation programs, activities and events are delivered; provides customer service and assistance to participants, guests, and spectators; enforces rules, and assures programs, events, and services are delivered in a safe and secure manner; and performs related duties as assigned. Click here to view a complete copy of the job description. These positions are available in facilities throughout the City of Henderson. Work locations and assignments are subject to change based on program needs. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS Must be at least 18 years old at the time of application or promotion. High School diploma or equivalent. Two (2) years of experience working in recreation programs, preferably in a sports or outdoor recreation environment. Note: An equivalent combination of related training and experience may be considered. Possess and maintain a valid Nevada or "border state" driver's license, as defined by NRS 483. Possession of, or the ability to obtain (and maintain) American Red Cross First Aid and Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certifications within the first three (3) months of hire. Incumbents may be required to obtain specific technical certifications, licenses and registrations. REQUIRED DOCUMENTS/ASSESSMENT INFORMATION Documents Required at the Time of Application: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire SELECTION PROCESS NOTE: You will be contacted by e-mail if you are movingforward in the assessment process.Once you apply, almost all communication regarding the status of your application will be by email, so please add noreply @governmentjobs.com and info@governmentjobs.com to your address book to prevent any emails from going to your Spam/Junk folder. Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information regarding the status of your application over the phone. To check the status of your application, please log in to your account and click "Application Status". It is not necessary to contact the Human Resources Office to check the status of an application. The selection process will consist of an employment application package screening. The best qualified candidates may be invited to participate further in the assessment process. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation. Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a post offer pre-employment background investigation and medical/physical examination, including a drug/alcohol test. Please see the job description to view the physical requirements of the job. The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Closing Date/Time:
City of Henderson, NV Henderson, NV, USA
May 31, 2018
Seasonal
THE JOB This is acontinuous recruitment for an applicant poolto fill part-time/seasonalSite Leader - Youth Enrichment vacancies on an as needed basis. The City will refer to the poolof part-time applications on file, as needed, to fillvacancies.Applicants who meet the minimum requirements of the position will remain in the pool for 12 months. Under general supervision, primarily serves as direct on-site supervisor of part-time employees and program participants at a satellite youth enrichment program. Involves supporting special facilities and other youth recreational programs; assists guests and patrons, enforces rules, provides customer services, assures programs are delivered in a safe and secure manner; and performs related duties as assigned. Click here to view a complete copy of the job description. Site Leader - Youth Enrichment positions are available in facilities throughout the City of Henderson. Work locations and assignments are subject to change based on program needs. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS Must be at least 18 years old at the time of application. High School diploma or equivalent. Two (2) years of experience working in recreation programs. Note: An equivalent combination of related training and experience may be considered. Possess and maintain a valid Nevada or "border state" driver's license, as defined by NRS 483. Must have the ability to obtain First Aid and CPR certifications within the first three (3) months of employment. Incumbents may be required to obtain specific technical certifications, licenses and registrations. Desirable: Two (2) years as a group leader in a recreation day camp style program and/or any other youth enrichment related education, training, and work experience. REQUIRED DOCUMENTS/ASSESSMENT INFORMATION Documents Required at the Time of Application: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire SELECTION PROCESS NOTE: You will be contacted by e-mail if you are movingforward in the assessment process.Once you apply, almost all communication regarding the status of your application will be by email, so please add noreply @governmentjobs.com and info@governmentjobs.com to your address book to prevent any emails from going to your Spam/Junk folder. Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information regarding the status of your application over the phone. To check the status of your application, please log in to your account and click "Application Status". It is not necessary to contact the Human Resources Office to check the status of an application. The selection process will consist of an employment application package screening. The best qualified candidates may be invited to participate further in the assessment process. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation. Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a post offer pre-employment background investigation and medical/physical examination, including a drug/alcohol test. Please see the job description to view the physical requirements of the job. The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Closing Date/Time:
City of Henderson, NV Henderson, NV, USA
May 31, 2018
Seasonal
THE JOB The City of Henderson is seeking applications for Senior Lifeguards. This seasonal temporary position will not exceed the length of the summer pool season (May - August). Senior Lifeguards who complete the summer pool season may be considered for part-time Lifeguard vacancies. Under immediate supervision, supervises the day-to-day work and activities of part-time recreation and aquatics staff in City aquatics facilities to ensure public safety and compliance with rules and regulations; coordinates aquatics activities, events and programs; provides customer service; and performs related duties as assigned. Click here to view a complete copy of the job description. Senior Lifeguard positions are available for the summer pool season (May - August) and are assigned toAquatics facilities throughout the City of Henderson. Work locations and assignments are subject to change based upon the needs of the City. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS Must be at least 18 years of age at the time of hire. High school diploma within three (3) months of hire. One (1) year of experience as a lifeguard and/or swim instructor, preferably working in an aquatics recreation program. Note: An equivalent combination of related training and experience may be considered. Possess and maintain a valid Nevada, or "border state" driver's license, as defined by NRS 483. Must possess either Starfish Aquatics Institute OR American Red Cross certifications in the following areas at the time of application: First Aid Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Automated External Defibrillator (AED) Bloodborne Pathogens Swim Instruction Applicants who are hired with American Red Cross certifications will be required to attend a course provided by the City to transition their American Red Cross certifications to Starfish Aquatics Institute certifications prior to beginning work as a Senior Lifeguard. Incumbents must possess or have the ability to obtain Emergency Oxygen Administration Certification through the Starfish Aquatics Institute within 30 days of hire. Incumbents must obtain StarGuard Lifeguard Instructor certification through the Starfish Aquatics Institute within three (3) months of hire as a condition of continued employment. Incumbents must obtain Southern Nevada Health District Pool Technician Apprentice certification within 14 days of start date. Desirable Certifications: The following Starfish Aquatics Institute Certifications are desirable: Lifeguard Instructor Trainer Swim Instructor Trainer Professional certification in Springboard Diving, Swim Coach, Arthritis and/or Water Aerobics instruction. Southern Nevada Health District Certified Pool Operator (CPO), National Recreation and Parks Association Aquatic Facility Operator (AFO). All required certifications as mandated by state and federal laws, or as required by the City, must be obtained and maintained as a condition of continued employment and may be at the incumbent's expense. REQUIRED DOCUMENTS/ASSESSMENT INFORMATION DOCUMENTS REQUIRED AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire SELECTION PROCESS NOTE: You will be contacted by e-mail if you are moving forward in the assessment process. Once you apply, almost all communication regarding the status of your application will be by email, so please add noreply@governmentjobs.com and info@governmentjobs.com to your address book to prevent any emails from going to your Spam/Junk folder. Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information regarding the status of your application over the phone. To check the status of your application, please log in to your account and click "Application Status". It is not necessary to contact the Human Resources Office to check the status of an application. The selection process will consist of an employment application package screening. The best qualified candidates may be invited to participate further in the assessment process. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation. Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a post offer pre-employment background investigation and medical/physical examination, including a drug/alcohol test. Please see the job description to view the physical requirements of the job. The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Henderson, NV Henderson, NV, USA
May 31, 2018
Seasonal
THE JOB This is acontinuous recruitment for an applicant poolto fill part-time/seasonalLead Food Services Assistantvacancies on an as needed basis. The City will refer to the poolof part-time applications on file, as needed, to fillvacancies.Applicants who meet the minimum requirements of the position will remain in the pool for 12 months. Under general supervision, serves as a working supervisor responsible for coordinating, scheduling, and assisting in overseeing the day-to-day food services functions for Senior Nutrition programs; and performs related duties as assigned. Click here to view a complete copy of the job description. Lead Food Services Assistant positions are available in facilities throughout the City of Henderson. Work locations and assignments are subject to change based on the needs of the City. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS Must be at least 18 years of age at the time of application. High School diploma or equivalent. Two (2) years of experience working in a food service program, preferably for a municipal or public agency. Note: An equivalent combination of related training and experience may be considered. Must possess and maintain a valid Nevada or "border state" driver's license, as defined by NRS 483. Must present a Food Handler's Safety Training card issued by the Southern Nevada Health District at the time of hire. Must obtain American Red Cross, or equivalent, standard First Aid and CPR certifications within the first three (3) months of employment. Completion of the ServSafe Food Handler Program within the first three (3) months of employment. Desirable: Supervisory work experience. Desirable: Basic computer experience. REQUIRED DOCUMENTS/ASSESSMENT INFORMATION Documents Required at the Time of Application: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire SELECTION PROCESS NOTE: You will be contacted by e-mail if you are movingforward in the assessment process.Once you apply, almost all communication regarding the status of your application will be by email, so please add noreply @governmentjobs.com and info@governmentjobs.com to your address book to prevent any emails from going to your Spam/Junk folder. Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information regarding the status of your application over the phone. To check the status of your application, please log in to your account and click "Application Status". It is not necessary to contact the Human Resources Office to check the status of an application. The selection process will consist of an employment application package screening. The best qualified candidates may be invited to participate further in the assessment process. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation. Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a post offer pre-employment background investigation and medical/physical examination, including a drug/alcohol test. Please see the job description to view the physical requirements of the job. The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Closing Date/Time:
City of Henderson, NV Henderson, NV, USA
May 31, 2018
Seasonal
THE JOB This is a continuous recruitment for an applicant pool to fill part-time/seasonalLifeguard vacancies on an as needed basis. The City will refer to the pool of part-time applications on file, as needed, to fill vacancies. Applicants who meet the minimum requirements of the position will remain in the pool for 12 months. Under immediate supervision, maintains safety and prevents accidents in aquatics facilities through monitoring and observation of swimmers and patrons; performs rescues and provides first aid as needed; and performs related duties as assigned. Click here to view a complete copy of the job description and physical requirements. Lifeguard positions are available at Aquatics facilities throughout the City of Henderson. Work locations and assignments are subject to change based upon the needs of the City. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS Must be 16 years of age at the time of application. Must possess either Starfish Aquatics Institute OR American Red Cross certifications in the following areas at the time of application: Lifeguarding First Aid Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Automated External Defibrillator (AED) Bloodborne Pathogens Applicants who are hired with American Red Cross certifications will be required to attend a course provided by the City to transition their American Red Cross certifications to Starfish Aquatics Institute certifications prior to beginning work as a Lifeguard. Incumbent must possess or have the ability to obtain Emergency Oxygen Administration Certification through the Starfish Aquatics Institute within 30 days of hire. All required certifications as mandated by state and federal laws, or as required by the City, must be obtained and maintained as a condition of continued employment and may be at the incumbent's expense. REQUIRED DOCUMENTS/ASSESSMENT INFORMATION Documents Required at the Time of Application: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire SELECTION PROCESS NOTE: You will be contacted by e-mail if you are moving forward in the assessment process. Once you apply, almost all communication regarding the status of your application will be by email, so please add noreply@governmentjobs.com and info@governmentjobs.com to your address book to prevent any emails from going to your Spam/Junk folder. Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information regarding the status of your application over the phone. To check the status of your application, please log in to your account and click "Application Status". It is not necessary to contact the Human Resources Office to check the status of an application. The selection process will consist of an employment application package screening. The best qualified candidates may be invited to participate further in the assessment process. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation. Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a post offer pre-employment background investigation and medical/physical examination, including a drug/alcohol test. Please see the job description to view the physical requirements of the job. The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Henderson, NV Henderson, NV, USA
May 31, 2018
Seasonal
THE JOB This is a continuous recruitment for an applicant pool to fill part-time/seasonalLifeguard vacancies on an as needed basis. This position requires Starfish Aquatics Institute OR American Red Cross Swim Instruction certification at the time of application. The City will refer to the pool of part-time applications on file, as needed, to fill vacancies. Applicants who meet the minimum requirements of the position will remain in the pool for 12 months. Under immediate supervision, maintains safety and prevents accidents in aquatics facilities through monitoring and observation of swimmers and patrons; performs rescues and provides first aid as needed; teaches water safety, swimming, diving and other aquatics classes; and performs related duties as assigned. Click here to view a complete copy of the job description. Lifeguard positions are available at Aquatics facilities throughout the City of Henderson. Work locations and assignments are subject to change based upon the needs of the City. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS Must be 16 years of age at the time of application. Must possess either Starfish Aquatics Institute OR American Red Cross certifications in the following areas at the time of application: Lifeguarding First Aid Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Automated External Defibrillator (AED) Bloodborne Pathogens Swim Instruction Applicants who are hired with American Red Cross certifications will be required to attend a course provided by the City to transition their American Red Cross certifications to Starfish Aquatics Institute certifications prior to beginning work as a Lifeguard / Aquatic Safety Instructor. Incumbents must possess or have the ability to obtain Emergency Oxygen Administration Certification through the Starfish Aquatics Institute within 30 days of hire. All required certifications as mandated by state and federal laws, or as required by the City, must be obtained and maintained as a condition of continued employment and may be at the incumbent's expense. REQUIRED DOCUMENTS/ASSESSMENT INFORMATION Documents Required at the Time of Application: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire SELECTION PROCESS NOTE: You will be contacted by e-mail if you are moving forward in the assessment process. Once you apply, almost all communication regarding the status of your application will be by email, so please add noreply@governmentjobs.com and info@governmentjobs.com to your address book to prevent any emails from going to your Spam/Junk folder. Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information regarding the status of your application over the phone. To check the status of your application, please log in to your account and click "Application Status". It is not necessary to contact the Human Resources Office to check the status of an application. The selection process will consist of an employment application package screening. The best qualified candidates may be invited to participate further in the assessment process. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation. Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a post offer pre-employment background investigation and medical/physical examination, including a drug/alcohol test. Please see the job description to view the physical requirements of the job. The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
City of Henderson, NV Henderson, NV, USA
May 31, 2018
Part Time
THE JOB This is acontinuous recruitment for an applicant poolto fill part-time/seasonal Preschool Program Instructor vacancies on an as needed basis. The City will refer to the poolof part-time applications on file, as needed, to fillvacancies.Applicants who meet the minimum requirements of the position will remain in the pool for 12 months. Under general supervision, assists in planning, organizing, coordinating, and implementing the instructional and non-instructional services and activities provided under the City's state licensed preschool programs; and performs related duties as assigned. Click here to view a complete copy of the job description. The City of Henderson offers two state-licensed preschool programs at the Valley View Recreation Center. ABC ETC. is ahalf-day preschool designed for children 3-5 years of age, and Little Learners is full-day preschool designed for children 4-5 years of age. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS Must be 18 years old at the time of application High school diploma or equivalent at the time of application or promotion Two (2) years of experience working in a childcare center or licensed preschool Note: An equivalent combination of training and experience may be considered Must successfully complete the following Nevada Registry initial training courses within the first 90 days of hire: American Red Cross Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation/First Aid Certification Signs & Symptoms of Illness Bloodborne Pathogens Recognizing & Reporting Child Abuse & Neglect Human Growth & Development or Positive Guidance Must complete continuing Child Wellness training as required by the Nevada Registry and/or the City Must apply to become a member of The Nevada Registry within 90 days of hire, which must be renewed annually. Current members must supply proof of valid membership upon hire Desirable: Associate's Degree in Child Development, Education, Early Childhood or closely related field Incumbent may be required to obtain additional certifications, complete in-service training and/or continuing education as required and as a condition of continued employment, and may be at the expense of the incumbent REQUIRED DOCUMENTS/ASSESSMENT INFORMATION Documents Required at the Time of Application: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire SELECTION PROCESS NOTE: You will be contacted by e-mail if you are movingforward in the assessment process.Once you apply, almost all communication regarding the status of your application will be by email, so please add noreply @governmentjobs.com and info@governmentjobs.com to your address book to prevent any emails from going to your Spam/Junk folder. Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information regarding the status of your application over the phone. To check the status of your application, please log in to your account and click "Application Status". It is not necessary to contact the Human Resources Office to check the status of an application. The selection process will consist of an employment application package screening. The best qualified candidates may be invited to participate further in the assessment process. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation. Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a post offer pre-employment background investigation and medical/physical examination, including a drug/alcohol test. Please see the job description to view the physical requirements of the job. The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Closing Date/Time:
City of Henderson, NV Henderson, NV, USA
May 31, 2018
Part Time
THE JOB This is acontinuous recruitment for an applicant poolto fill part-time/seasonal Preschool ProgramLead vacancies on an as needed basis. The City will refer to the poolof part-time applications on file, as needed, to fillvacancies.Applicants who meet the minimum requirements of the position will remain in the pool for 12 months. Under general supervision, serves as the working supervisor of the City's state licensed preschool program; oversees program operation, staff, and participants; enforces program and facility rules, policies and procedures; assures the safety and security of program participants; and performs related duties as assigned. Click here to view a complete copy of the job description. The City of Henderson offers two state-licensed preschool programs at the Valley View Recreation Center. ABC ETC. is ahalf-day preschool designed for children 3-5 years of age, and Little Learners is full-day preschool designed for children 4-5 years of age. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS Must be 18 years old at the time of application High school diploma or equivalent at the time of application or promotion Three (3) years of experience working in a childcare center or licensed preschool Note: An equivalent combination of training and experience may be considered Must successfully complete the following Nevada Registry initial training courses within the first 90 days of hire: American Red Cross Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation/First Aid Certification Signs & Symptoms of Illness Bloodborne Pathogens Recognizing & Reporting Child Abuse & Neglect Human Growth & Development or Positive Guidance Must complete continuing Child Wellness training as required by the Nevada Registry and/or the City. Must apply to become a member of The Nevada Registry within 90 days of hire, which must be renewed annually. Current members must supply proof of valid membership upon hire. Desirable: Associate's Degree in Child Development, Education, Early Childhood or closely related field. Desirable: Supervisory experience in a child care center or licensed preschool. Incumbent may be required to obtain additional certifications, complete in-service training and/or continuing education as required and as a condition of continued employment, and may be at the expense of the incumbent. REQUIRED DOCUMENTS/ASSESSMENT INFORMATION Documents Required at the Time of Application: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire SELECTION PROCESS NOTE: You will be contacted by e-mail if you are movingforward in the assessment process.Once you apply, almost all communication regarding the status of your application will be by email, so please add noreply @governmentjobs.com and info@governmentjobs.com to your address book to prevent any emails from going to your Spam/Junk folder. Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information regarding the status of your application over the phone. To check the status of your application, please log in to your account and click "Application Status". It is not necessary to contact the Human Resources Office to check the status of an application. The selection process will consist of an employment application package screening. The best qualified candidates may be invited to participate further in the assessment process. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation. Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a post offer pre-employment background investigation and medical/physical examination, including a drug/alcohol test. Please see the job description to view the physical requirements of the job. The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Closing Date/Time:
City of Henderson, NV Henderson, NV, USA
May 31, 2018
Seasonal
THE JOB This is acontinuous recruitment for an applicant poolto fill part-time/seasonal Recreation Assistantvacancies on an as needed basis. The City will refer to the poolof part-time applications on file, as needed, to fillvacancies.Applicants who meet the minimum requirements of the position will remain in the pool for 12 months. Under immediate supervision, performs a variety of tasks in support of Recreation Division programs, including equipment and material deliveries, food preparation, monitoring and assisting with the supervision of individual programs, team sports, aquatic operations and activities, event set-up and execution, customer service, miscellaneous office duties; and related duties as assigned. Click here to view a complete copy of the job description. Recreation Assistant positions are available in facilities throughout the City of Henderson. Work locations and assignments are subject to change based on program needs. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS Must be at least 16 years of age at the time of application. Any combination of education, work and/or volunteer experience that has provided the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary for satisfactory job performance. Example: Volunteer work or community service hours earned while attending school. Possession of, or the ability to obtain, an American Red Cross Standard First Aid Certificate and Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) certifications within the first three (3) months of employment. Some positions require a State of Nevada Food Handler's permit and completion of Safe Serve training. REQUIRED DOCUMENTS/ASSESSMENT INFORMATION Documents Required at the Time of Application: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire SELECTION PROCESS NOTE: You will be contacted by e-mail if you are movingforward in the assessment process.Once you apply, almost all communication regarding the status of your application will be by email, so please add noreply @governmentjobs.com and info@governmentjobs.com to your address book to prevent any emails from going to your Spam/Junk folder. Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information regarding the status of your application over the phone. To check the status of your application, please log in to your account and click "Application Status". It is not necessary to contact the Human Resources Office to check the status of an application. The selection process will consist of an employment application package screening. The best qualified candidates may be invited to participate further in the assessment process. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation. Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a post offer pre-employment background investigation and medical/physical examination, including a drug/alcohol test. Please see the job description to view the physical requirements of the job. The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Closing Date/Time:
City of Henderson, NV Henderson, NV, USA
May 31, 2018
Seasonal
THE JOB This is acontinuous recruitment for an applicant poolto fill part-time/seasonalLead Recreation Assistantvacancies on an as needed basis. The City will refer to the poolof part-time applications on file, as needed, to fillvacancies.Applicants who meet the minimum requirements of the position will remain in the pool for 12 months. Click here to view a complete copy of the job description. LeadRecreation Assistant positions are available in facilities throughout the City of Henderson. Work locations and assignments are subject to change based on program needs. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS Must be 18 years old at the time of application. High School diploma or equivalent at time of hire or promotion. One (1) year of experience, preferably working in recreation programs for a municipal or public agency. Note: An equivalent combination of related training and experience may be considered. Must possess and maintain a valid Nevada or "border state" driver's license, as defined by NRS 483. Possession of, or the ability to obtain, an American Red Cross Standard First Aid Certificate and CPR certifications within the first three (3) months of employment. Incumbents may be required to obtain specific technical certifications. Desirable: Experience working in recreation or aquatics programs performing facilities service functions. Desirable: Experience working with social services programs for seniors and individuals with disabilities. Desirable: Experience setting up, monitoring, and adjusting the functioning of audio/visual equipment used by clients and running sound boards for concerts. Desirable: Experience in playing or officiating sports. Desirable: Experience in leading hikes, bicycling events, archery, rock climbing and other outdoor activities. Desirable: Supervisory experience. REQUIRED DOCUMENTS/ASSESSMENT INFORMATION Documents Required at the Time of Application: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire SELECTION PROCESS NOTE: You will be contacted by e-mail if you are movingforward in the assessment process.Once you apply, almost all communication regarding the status of your application will be by email, so please add noreply @governmentjobs.com and info@governmentjobs.com to your address book to prevent any emails from going to your Spam/Junk folder. Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information regarding the status of your application over the phone. To check the status of your application, please log in to your account and click "Application Status". It is not necessary to contact the Human Resources Office to check the status of an application. The selection process will consist of an employment application package screening. The best qualified candidates may be invited to participate further in the assessment process. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation. Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a post offer pre-employment background investigation and medical/physical examination, including a drug/alcohol test. Please see the job description to view the physical requirements of the job. The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Closing Date/Time:
City of Henderson, NV Henderson, NV, USA
May 31, 2018
Seasonal
THE JOB This is acontinuous recruitment for an applicant poolto fill part-time/seasonalProduction Assistant vacancies on an as needed basis. The City will refer to the poolof part-time applications on file, as needed, to fillvacancies.Applicants who meet the minimum requirements of the position will remain in the pool for 12 months. Under immediate supervision, provides technical support and assistance in staging of events, performances and programs at the Henderson Pavilion and other City venues; and performs related duties as assigned. Click here to view a complete copy of the job description. Hours for this position vary based on the amount of events scheduled at the Henderson Pavilion and other City venues. This position requires the ability to work varying shifts including evenings, weekends, holidays, including extended hours. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS Must be the age of 18 years or older. Graduation from high school, or the equivalent One (1) year of experience staging events, performances and programs, preferably in an outdoor or live entertainment setting. Note: An equivalent combination of related training and experience may be considered Must possess and maintain a valid Nevada or "border state" driver's license as defined by NRS 483. REQUIRED DOCUMENTS/ASSESSMENT INFORMATION Documents Required at the Time of Application: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire SELECTION PROCESS NOTE: You will be contacted by e-mail if you are movingforward in the assessment process.Once you apply, almost all communication regarding the status of your application will be by email, so please add noreply @governmentjobs.com and info@governmentjobs.com to your address book to prevent any emails from going to your Spam/Junk folder. Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information regarding the status of your application over the phone. To check the status of your application, please log in to your account and click "Application Status". It is not necessary to contact the Human Resources Office to check the status of an application. The selection process will consist of an employment application package screening. The best qualified candidates may be invited to participate further in the assessment process. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation. Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a post offer pre-employment background investigation and medical/physical examination, including a drug/alcohol test. Please see the job description to view the physical requirements of the job. The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Closing Date/Time:
City of Henderson, NV Henderson, NV, USA
May 31, 2018
Seasonal
THE JOB This is acontinuous recruitment for an applicant poolto fill part-time/seasonalBus Operator vacancies on an as needed basis. The City will refer to the poolof part-time applications on file, as needed, to fillvacancies.Applicants who meet the minimum requirements of the position will remain in the pool for 12 months. Under immediate supervision, operates a variety of City passenger vehicles as a means of transportation for participants of recreation programs and special events; and performs related duties as assigned. Click here to view a complete copy of the job description. Work locations and assignments are subject to change based on program needs. This position may require the ability to work varying shifts including evenings, weekends, holidays, including extended hours. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS High School diploma or equivalent. One (1) year of experience operating a passenger transport vehicle. Note: An equivalent combination of related training and experience may be considered. Must possess and maintain a Nevada Commercial Driver License (CDL) Class B with a passenger endorsement and Air Brake Certification; OR, a Nevada "Class A" CDL with a passenger endorsement at the time of application. Applicants must be at least 21 years of age per Nevada Department of Motor Vehicle regulations. Desirable: Experience working with the senior population, persons with special needs/disabilities and children. REQUIRED DOCUMENTS/ASSESSMENT INFORMATION Documents Required at the Time of Application: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire SELECTION PROCESS NOTE: You will be contacted by e-mail if you are movingforward in the assessment process.Once you apply, almost all communication regarding the status of your application will be by email, so please add noreply @governmentjobs.com and info@governmentjobs.com to your address book to prevent any emails from going to your Spam/Junk folder. Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information regarding the status of your application over the phone. To check the status of your application, please log in to your account and click "Application Status". It is not necessary to contact the Human Resources Office to check the status of an application. The selection process will consist of an employment application package screening. The best qualified candidates may be invited to participate further in the assessment process. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation. Appointment willbe subject to the successful completion of a post offer pre-employment background investigation and medical/physical examination, including a drug/alcohol test. Incumbentsin this classification are subject to random drug testing in compliancewith Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) regulations as identifiedby the United States Department of Transportation (DOT) in 49 CFR, Parts 40 and 382 as amended. Please see the job description to view the physical requirements of the job. The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Closing Date/Time:
City of Henderson, NV Henderson, NV, USA
May 31, 2018
Seasonal
THE JOB This is acontinuous recruitment for an applicant poolto fill part-time/seasonalSenior Recreation Assistantvacancies on an as needed basis. The City will refer to the poolof part-time applications on file, as needed, to fillvacancies.Applicants who meet the minimum requirements of the position will remain in the pool for 12 months. Under general supervision, performs a variety of activities related to the organization, direction, maintenance, and supervision of a recreational program, including general, therapeutic, aquatic and senior recreational programs; and performs related duties as assigned. Click here to view a complete copy of the job description. Senior Recreation Assistant positions are available in facilities throughout the City of Henderson. Work locations and assignments are subject to change based on program needs. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS Must be the age of 17 or older at the time of hire or promotion. Desirable: Six (6) months of experience, preferably working in recreation programs for a municipal or public agency; or, a combination of education, work and/or volunteer experience that has provided the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary for satisfactory job performance. Example: Volunteer work or community service hours earned while attending school. May be required to possess and maintain a valid Nevada or "border state" driver's license, as defined by NRS 483. May require the possession of, or the ability to obtain, an American Red Cross Standard First Aid Certificate and CPR certifications within the first three (3) months of employment. May be required to obtain a Food Handler Safety Training card issued by the Southern Nevada Health District and/or ServSafe Food Handler Program within the first three (3) months of employment. Desirable: High School diploma or equivalent. Desirable: Experience working in recreation programs and facilities performing facilities service functions. Desirable: Experience in playing or officiating sports. Desirable: Experience working or volunteering with seniors and individuals with disabilities. Desirable: Experience setting up, monitoring, and adjusting the functioning of audio/visual equipment used by clients and running sound boards for concerts. REQUIRED DOCUMENTS/ASSESSMENT INFORMATION Documents Required at the Time of Application: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire SELECTION PROCESS NOTE: You will be contacted by e-mail if you are movingforward in the assessment process.Once you apply, almost all communication regarding the status of your application will be by email, so please add noreply @governmentjobs.com and info@governmentjobs.com to your address book to prevent any emails from going to your Spam/Junk folder. Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information regarding the status of your application over the phone. To check the status of your application, please log in to your account and click "Application Status". It is not necessary to contact the Human Resources Office to check the status of an application. The selection process will consist of an employment application package screening. The best qualified candidates may be invited to participate further in the assessment process. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation. Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a post offer pre-employment background investigation and medical/physical examination, including a drug/alcohol test. Please see the job description to view the physical requirements of the job. The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Closing Date/Time:
City of Henderson, NV Henderson, NV, USA
May 31, 2018
Seasonal
THE JOB This is acontinuous recruitment for an applicant poolto fill part-time/seasonalFood Services Assistantvacancies on an as needed basis. The City will refer to the poolof part-time applications on file, as needed, to fillvacancies.Applicants who meet the minimum requirements of the position will remain in the pool for 12 months. Under immediate supervision, performs a variety of food service and meal tasks for Recreation Division programs, including food preparation work, meal service, and food inspection; and performs related duties as assigned. Click here to view a complete copy of the job description. Lead Food Services Assistant positions are available in facilities throughout the City of Henderson. Work locations and assignments are subject to change based on the needs of the City. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS Must be at least 16 years of age at the time of application. Desirable: Six (6) months of experience working in a food service or commercial kitchen environment. Any combination of education and/or work experience that has provided the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary for satisfactory job performance. Must present a Food Handler Safety Training card issued by the Southern Nevada Health District at the time of hire. Possession of, or the ability to obtain, an American Red Cross, or equivalent, standard First Aid and CPR certifications within the first three (3) months of employment. Completion of the ServSafe Food Handler Program within the first three (3) months of employment. REQUIRED DOCUMENTS/ASSESSMENT INFORMATION Documents Required at the Time of Application: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire SELECTION PROCESS NOTE: You will be contacted by e-mail if you are movingforward in the assessment process.Once you apply, almost all communication regarding the status of your application will be by email, so please add noreply @governmentjobs.com and info@governmentjobs.com to your address book to prevent any emails from going to your Spam/Junk folder. Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information regarding the status of your application over the phone. To check the status of your application, please log in to your account and click "Application Status". It is not necessary to contact the Human Resources Office to check the status of an application. The selection process will consist of an employment application package screening. The best qualified candidates may be invited to participate further in the assessment process. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation. Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a post offer pre-employment background investigation and medical/physical examination, including a drug/alcohol test. Please see the job description to view the physical requirements of the job. The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Closing Date/Time:
City of Henderson, NV Henderson, NV, USA
May 31, 2018
Seasonal
THE JOB This is acontinuous recruitment for an applicant poolto fill part-time/seasonalSenior Food Services Assistantvacancies on an as needed basis. The City will refer to the poolof part-time applications on file, as needed, to fillvacancies.Applicants who meet the minimum requirements of the position will remain in the pool for 12 months. Under general supervision, performs a variety of food service and meal tasks for Senior Nutrition programs, including food preparation work, meal service and food inspection; and performs related duties as assigned. Click here to view a complete copy of the job description. SeniorFood Services Assistant positions are available in facilities throughout the City of Henderson. Work locations and assignments are subject to change based on the needs of the City. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS Must be at least 17 years of age at the time of application, hire or promotion. Six (6) months of experience working in a food service or commercial kitchen, preferably for a municipal or public agency Note: An equivalent combination of related training and experience may be considered. Possession of, or the ability to obtain, a Food Handler Safety Training card issued by the Southern Nevada Health District at the time of hire. Possession of, or the ability to obtain,American Red Cross (or equivalent) standard First Aid and CPR certifications within the first three (3) months of employment. Completion of ServSafe Food Handler Program within the first three (3) months of employment. Desirable: High School diploma or equivalent. Desirable: Possess and maintain a valid Nevada, or "border state" driver's license, as defined by NRS 483. REQUIRED DOCUMENTS/ASSESSMENT INFORMATION Documents Required at the Time of Application: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire SELECTION PROCESS NOTE: You will be contacted by e-mail if you are movingforward in the assessment process.Once you apply, almost all communication regarding the status of your application will be by email, so please add noreply @governmentjobs.com and info@governmentjobs.com to your address book to prevent any emails from going to your Spam/Junk folder. Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information regarding the status of your application over the phone. To check the status of your application, please log in to your account and click "Application Status". It is not necessary to contact the Human Resources Office to check the status of an application. The selection process will consist of an employment application package screening. The best qualified candidates may be invited to participate further in the assessment process. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation. Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a post offer pre-employment background investigation and medical/physical examination, including a drug/alcohol test. Please see the job description to view the physical requirements of the job. The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Closing Date/Time:
City of Henderson, NV Henderson, NV, USA
May 31, 2018
Seasonal
THE JOB The City of Hendersonis seeking part-timeProgramAssistants for our Therapeutic Recreationprograms.Program Assistant is an entry level position thatprovides assistance in our therapeutic recreation programs offered at three Henderson recreation facilities for individuals with disabilities.On The Go is a community-based recreation program for adults of varying abilities ages 22 & up (or those who have graduated from high school) wishing to meet new friends through recreation and independent living activities. Rec & Roll is an afternoon recreation program for young adults with disabilities in grades 9-12 (or up to 21 years of age). It provides opportunities for young adults to explore their recreational interests in a structured environment as well as develop the skills needed for independence. Click here to view a complete copy of the job description. Therapeutic Recreation is an excellent way to gain new experiences and to build expertise for individuals working towards careers in teaching, special education, physical therapy, psychology or other therapeutic occupations. The shift is usually 1:30-5:30pm and the schedule follows the Clark County School District's 9-month calendar.In the summer months, the staff will serve as extra staff in Kids Zone groups that have kids with disabilities. Therapeutic Recreation & Inclusion services also offers evening and weekend events. This is acontinuous recruitment for an applicant poolto fill part-time/seasonalProgram Assistant vacancies on an as needed basis. The City will refer to the poolof part-time applications on file, as needed, to fillvacancies.Applicants who meet the minimum requirements of the position will remain in the pool for 12 months. Positions can be assigned to Henderson Multigenerational Center, Valley View Recreation Centerand Whitney Ranch Recreation Center. Work locations and assignments are subject to change based on program needs. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS Must be at least 16 years of age at the time of application. Any combination of education and work experience that has provided the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary for satisfactory job performance. Example: Previous work experience or volunteer experience in areas related to position. Possession of or the ability to obtain, American Red Cross Standard First Aid Certificate and CPR certifications within six (6) months of hire. Incumbents may be required to obtain specific technical certifications. Desirable: Experience working in programs for individuals with disabilities and special needs. REQUIRED DOCUMENTS/ASSESSMENT INFORMATION Documents Required at the Time of Application: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire SELECTION PROCESS NOTE: You will be contacted by e-mail if you are movingforward in the assessment process.Once you apply, almost all communication regarding the status of your application will be by email, so please add noreply @governmentjobs.com and info@governmentjobs.com to your address book to prevent any emails from going to your Spam/Junk folder. Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information regarding the status of your application over the phone. To check the status of your application, please log in to your account and click "Application Status". It is not necessary to contact the Human Resources Office to check the status of an application. The selection process will consist of an employment application package screening. The best qualified candidates may be invited to participate further in the assessment process. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation. Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a post offer pre-employment background investigation and medical/physical examination, including a drug/alcohol test. Please see the job description to view the physical requirements of the job. The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Closing Date/Time:
City of Henderson, NV Henderson, NV, USA
May 31, 2018
Full Time
THE JOB THE CITY OF HENDERSON ANNOUNCES AN EXAMINATION TO CREATE AN ELIGIBILITY LIST AND TO FILL ONE (1) VACANCY FOR THE CLASSIFICATION OF UTILITY SERVICES ENGINEER II IN THE INFRASTRUCTURE PLANNING DIVISION OF THEDEPARTMENT OF UTILITY SERVICES. THE ELIGIBILITY LIST MAY BE UTILIZED TO FILL VACANCIES FOR THIS CLASSIFICATION FOR UP TO ONE (1) YEAR . Under general supervision, plans, coordinates, and performs professional engineering activities relating to water, wastewater, and reclaimed water infrastructure for the Department of Utility Services; and performs related duties as assigned. Click here to view a complete copy of the job description and physical requirements. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university in Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, or a related field Four (4) years of responsible, diversified experience in a related engineering field Note: An equivalent combination of related training and experience may be considered Possession and maintenance of registration as a Professional Engineer with the State of Nevada OR the ability to obtain through reciprocity within the first six (6) months of employment if incumbent possesses registration as a Professional Engineer in another state Possess and maintain a valid Nevada or "border state" driver's license, as defined by NRS 483 REQUIRED DOCUMENTS/ASSESSMENT INFORMATION DOCUMENTS REQUIRED AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire 3) Current Professional Engineer Certificate (Please attach your certificate to the "Attachments" section of your application, click here for attachment instructions). ASSESSMENT DATES: Structured Selection Interview (Weighted 100%) -TBD All applicants will be notified via e-mail or telephone of their application status and the assessment dates/times/locations after the closing date of this announcement. IMPORTANT INFORMATION ON SCHEDULING ASSESSMENTS: If you are invited to participate in the assessment process, you will be required to self-schedule through the City of Henderson on-line application system. Please check your e-mail on a regular basis after submitting your application for complete instructions, which include where and when to report. The assessment and selection process for this position will take place on the dates listed above. All candidates who wish to be considered for this position will need to be in Henderson, Nevada, or available via SKYPE to participate in the testing process at any time on any of the dates listed above. SELECTION PROCESS The selection process will begin with an employment application package screening, with the best qualified candidates being invited to participate further in the assessment process.This process may include any combination of written, performance, and oral assessments to evaluate job-related education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation prior to the closing date of this recruitment. Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a post offer pre-employment background investigation and medical/physical examination, including a drug/alcohol test. Please see the job description to view the physical requirements. The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Closing Date/Time: 7/11/2018 5:30 PM Pacific
City of Henderson, NV Henderson, NV, USA
May 31, 2018
Seasonal
THE JOB The City of Hendersonis seeking part-timeAssistant Program Specialists for our Therapeutic Recreationprograms. Assistant Program Specialists are the lead staff facilitating activities in our therapeutic recreation programs offered at three Henderson recreation facilities for individuals with disabilities.On The Go is a community-based recreation program for adults of varying abilities ages 22 & up (or those who have graduated from high school) wishing to meet new friends through recreation and independent living activities. Rec & Roll is an afternoon recreation program for young adults with disabilities in grades 9-12 (or up to 21 years of age). It provides opportunities for young adults to explore their recreational interests in a structured environment as well as develop the skills needed for independence. Click here to view a complete copy of the job description. Therapeutic Recreation is an excellent way to gain new experiences and to build expertise for individuals working towards careers in teaching, special education, physical therapy, psychology or other therapeutic occupations. The shift is usually 1:30-5:30pm and the schedule follows the Clark County School District's 9-month calendar.In the summer months, the staff will serve as extra staff in Kids Zone groups that have kids with disabilities. Therapeutic Recreation & Inclusion services also offers evening and weekend events. This is acontinuous recruitment for an applicant poolto fill part-time/seasonal Assistant Program Specialist vacancies on an as needed basis. The City will refer to the poolof part-time applications on file, as needed, to fillvacancies.Applicants who meet the minimum requirements of the position will remain in the pool for 12 months. Positions can be assigned to Henderson Multigenerational Center, Valley View Recreation Centerand Whitney Ranch Recreation Center. Work locations and assignments are subject to change based on program needs. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS Must be at least 18 years of age at the time of application or promotion. High School diploma or equivalent within six (6) months of hire. Any combination of education and work experience that has provided the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary for satisfactory job performance. Example combination: previous work experience or volunteer experience in areas related to position. Possess and maintain a valid Nevada or "border state" driver's license, as defined by NRS 483, and the ability to drive a 15 passenger vehicle. Possession of, or the ability to obtain, American Red Cross Standard First Aid and CPR certifications within six (6) months of hire. Incumbents may be required to obtain specific technical certifications. Desirable: Experience working in programs for individuals with disabilities and special needs. REQUIRED DOCUMENTS/ASSESSMENT INFORMATION Documents Required at the Time of Application: 1) Completed Employment Application 2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire SELECTION PROCESS NOTE: You will be contacted by e-mail if you are movingforward in the assessment process.Once you apply, almost all communication regarding the status of your application will be by email, so please add noreply @governmentjobs.com and info@governmentjobs.com to your address book to prevent any emails from going to your Spam/Junk folder. Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information regarding the status of your application over the phone. To check the status of your application, please log in to your account and click "Application Status". It is not necessary to contact the Human Resources Office to check the status of an application. The selection process will consist of an employment application package screening. The best qualified candidates may be invited to participate further in the assessment process. It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation. Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a post offer pre-employment background investigation and medical/physical examination, including a drug/alcohol test. Please see the job description to view the physical requirements of the job. The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Closing Date/Time: