City of Commerce employment opportunities. Please see the positions available, job summary and application below.

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PATROLMAN Performs police patrol, investigation, traffic regulation and related law enforcement. Job Description Application Accepting Applications
UTILITY PLANT FOREMAN – WATER PLANT Performs a variety of skilled, technical, supervisory and administrative work in the planning, construction, operation, repair, maintenance and replacement of municipal water treatment systems. Exercises supervision over assigned treatment plant operators.  Full Job Description  Application Accepting Applications
COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER Performs a variety of routine clerical, administrative and technical work in receiving and dispatching routine and emergency information; keeping official records; and assisting in the administration of the standard operating policies of the dispatch center. Full Job Description Application Accepting Applications
 Performs a variety of supervisory, administrative and professional work in planning, developing, scheduling, directing and implementing a year-round, city-wide parks and recreation program. Provides staff assistance to the Parks and Recreation Board and other boards and organizations involved in parks and recreational activities. Exercises administrative direction over Building and Grounds Superintendent and Office Manager, and other support staff, either directly or through subordinate supervisors. Successful candidate will be required to make reports to the City Council as directed by the City Manager. Full Job Description Application Reviewing Applications

Employee performs a variety of assignments relating to the general administration, planning and evaluation of the operations and programs of City Government and is responsible for significant projects assigned by the City Manager that involve a high level of expertise, coordination and analysis. Performs complex supervisory, administrative and professional work in planning, organizing, directing and supervising the Water Production and Wastewater Treatment Plants, including environmental, water production, sewer treatment and other public utilities programs. Works under the broad guidance of the City Manager and exercises supervision over the maintenance staff.

Must possess at the minimum a “B” Certification as a Water Treatment Plant Operator and a “B” Certification as a Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator.

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Performs a variety of semi‑skilled and skilled technical and maintenance work in the operation, maintenance and repair of wastewater treatment facilities and systems. May serve as a lead worker over lower level operators or maintenance workers. Full Job Description Application Accepting Applications
LABORER I Performs a variety of unskilled or semi-skilled maintenance work, and operates a variety of equipment in the construction, operation, repair, maintenance, and replacement of City water, sewer, street and storm drainage facilities and systems. Full Job Description Application  Accepting Applications
DEVELOPMENT SPECIALIST  Under general supervision, performs a variety of technical, paraprofessional, and clerical duties in support of the services and activities of the Infrastructure & Development Department; explains ordinances, requirements, city codes, and department procedures to building contractors, architects, engineers, builders, and the general public pertaining to land development and improvement, permit requests, and concerns; assists the public, higher level technical staff, and professional staff in the application process for building, planning, and engineering permits and other developmental processes; assists professional staff in processing construction plans for commercial and residential projects; enters data into the permit software system; evaluates plans for the purpose of computing plan check and various other fees; issues over-the-counter permits; and performs related work as required. Full Job Description Application Accepting Applications


Performs a variety of unskilled and semi-skilled tasks in the maintenance and operation of the Parks and Recreation buildings, grounds, open spaces and parks.

This is a part time position.

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