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PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICER

 

The City and Borough of Sitka seeks a Public Affairs Officer.  Directs institutional media, communications, public relations, government relations, inter-agency relations, advocacy, special projects, and issues-resolution efforts.  Works with other municipalities, state and federal agencies, elected officials, tribal governments, institutions, organizations, and the public on common issues. Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in Public Administration, Political Science, Journalism, communication or a related field; and relevant experience in planning, public affairs, legislative interactions, and grant development. 

 

Applications and a full job description are available in the City and Borough Utilities Office, 100 Lincoln Street, Room 102, Sitka, AK 99835 or click on the links below.  This is a full-time exempt position, $58,364 - $69,368 annual salary DOE. Please return all applications to the City and Borough Utilities Office.  Call 747-1816 or markd@cityofsitka.com with any questions.  First review of applications after February 16, 2015.  EOE.

 

City Application Form

 

Public Affairs Officer Job Description

 

 

 

LEGAL ASSISTANT

 

The City and Borough of Sitka is establishing a hiring list for Legal Assistant.  $22.34 – 24.66/hr DOE.  Performs administrative and secretarial support to the Municipal Attorney including office administration and case management services for the City and Borough’s legal functions and activities.  This is a full-time position.  Applications and a job description may be obtained from the City and Borough of Sitka Utilities Office, Room 102, Sitka, AK  99835 or click on the links below.  Applications must be returned to the City Utilities Office or to Human Resources.  Please contact Human Resources at 747-1816 or markd@cityofsitka.com with any questions.  First review of applications after February 9, 2015.  EOE.

 

City Application Form

 

Legal Assistant Job Description

 

 

 

 

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT - HARBORS

 

The City and Borough of Sitka seeks an Administrative Assistant for the Harbor Department. Starting wage: $15.84 -$17.00 DOE. Provides office administration for the Harbor Department within the City and Borough. Acceptable experience and training: Graduation from high school or possession of a GED, an Associate’s Degree or equivalent in Office Management or a related field preferred; and considerable related office experience, preferably within a municipality.  Applications and job descriptions may be obtained below or from the City and Borough of Sitka Utilities Office, Room 102, Sitka, AK.  Applications must be returned to the City Utilities Office.  Please contact Human Resources at 747-1816 or markd@cityofsitka.com with any questions.  First review of applications after February 10, 2015. EOE.

 

City Application Form

 

Administrative Assistant (Harbor)

 

 

 

PLANNER I 

 

The City and Borough of Sitka seeks a Planner I.    Minimum qualifications include graduation from an accredited college or university with an Associate’s Degree or equivalent; or experience in Urban Planning, Municipal Development or a related field; or any equivalent combination of experience, education and training which provides the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to perform the work.  Applications are available in the City and Borough Utilities Office, 100 Lincoln Street, Room 102, Sitka, AK 99835 or on our website www.cityofsitka.com.  This is a full-time exempt position, beginning salary $50,190.40-$52,728 DOE. Please return all applications to the City and Borough Utilities Office.  Call 747-1816 or markd@cityofsitka.com with any questions.  First review of applications after February 6, 2015.  EOE.

 

City Application Form

 

Planner I

 

 

 

ASSESSOR 

 

Manages and performs the appraisal and assessment functions of the City and Borough.  Minimum qualifications include graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor Degree or equivalent in Business Administration, Economics or a related field, considerable experience in real and personal property appraisal, customer service and supervision or any equivalent combination of experience, education and training which provides the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to perform the work.  Possession of a valid Alaska Drivers’ license is required.  Certification as an Alaska Certified Assessor/Appraiser Level 3 is required within eighteen (18) months of employment.  $79,955 - $90,480 annually DOE. 

 

Applications and job descriptions are available below or may be obtained from the City and Borough of Sitka Utilities Office, Room 102, Sitka, AK.   Applications must be returned to the City Utilities Office.  Please contact Human Resources at 747-1816 or markd@cityofsitka.com with any questions.  First review of applications after February 6, 2015. Open until filled. EOE.

 

City Application Form

 

Assessor Job Description

 

 

 

 

JAIL OFFICER

 

Full-time, benefited, starting wage: $19.49 per hour.  Maintains security within the City and Borough Municipal Jail, performs related work as required.   Mandatory shift work including nights, weekends, holidays; and overtime both scheduled and emergency.  A.P.S.C. F-3 Police Application Form and Job Description is available at the City and Borough Utilities Office, 100 Lincoln Street, Room 102, Sitka, AK or by clicking on the links below.  Applicants must be at least 18 years of age.  Selection process includes a background check and ability to type a minimum of 30 WPM.   Health insurance paid by City and Borough.  Return completed application and proof of typing speed to the City and Borough Utilities Office. (No applications accepted at the Police Department.)   Call 747-1816 or markd@cityofsitka.com with any questions.  First review of Applications after January 30, 2015.  EOE

 

Jail Officer Job Description

 

F-3 Application Form for Police Officers

 

 

 

 

ELECTRIC UTILITY DIRECTOR

 

Annual salary: $118,123 - $140,441 DOE/Q; 36 MW hydroelectric, 27 MW diesel generation, 24.5 MW peak load; 69 kV transmission; distribution to pop. 9000, 3 major seafood freezer plants, major hydro expansion completed December 2014.   Total FT staff of 30, 22-member IBEW unit. Leadership, long-range vision, FERC licensing experience desired.  Current Director retiring June 2015.  Call 907-747-1816 or email markd@cityofsitka.com with any questions.  Applications first review February 15, 2015. Open until filled. EOE

 

Electric Utility Director Job Description

 

City Application Form

 

 

 

 

ELECTRIC DEPARTMENT SYSTEM ENGINEER / DEPUTY DIRECTOR

 

Engineers, schedules, plans and manages the technical engineering projects of the Electric Department.  In the absence of the Electric Utility Director, employee will assume full responsibilities for duties of the Electric Utility Director.  Salary DOE.  The City and Borough of Sitka offers a comprehensive benefits package.  Open until filled.

 

Electric System Engineer/Deputy Director Job Description

 

City Application Form

 

 

 

POLICE OFFICER

 

The City and Borough of Sitka is establishing an eligibility list for a current vacancy and future openings in our Police Department. Preference will be given to applicants who have current certification as a Police Officer. Beginning salary for qualified applicants is $26.71/hr – Lateral transfers DOE.  Fully-Paid health insurance for Officers and family. EOE.

Police Officer Job Description

F-3 Application Form for Police Officers

 


For all positions, send or fax completed applications, resumes and references to:

The City and Borough of Sitka
Attn: Human Resources
100 Lincoln Street
Sitka, AK 99835
Human Resources: (907) 747-1816 Fax: (907) 747-1846
Email markd@cityofsitka.com with any questions.

The City and Borough of Sitka is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 

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F-3 Application Form for the Police Department

 

City Application Form