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FINANCE - First review 8/28/2019

 

TAX SPECIALIST

 

The principal function of an employee in this class is to process and review sales and bed tax returns and generate notices when warranted. The position is supervised by the Supervisory Senior Accountant but considerable leeway is granted for the exercise of independent judgment and initiative. The nature of the work requires that an employee in this class establish and maintain effective working relationships with other Department and City employees, State agencies and the public.  An employee in this class may perform the duties of other employees in the Finance Department as needed. The principal duties of this class are performed in a general office environment.  Annual Salary $50,864 on up DOE.

 

Acceptable Experience and Training include Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in accounting or a closely related field, or at least 2 years of experience in a formal work setting that requires extreme attention to detail and or detailed reconciliations to verify accuracy of work;  and work experience or education in taxation, accounting, bookkeeping, or banking; or

Any equivalent combination of experience, education and training which provides the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to perform the work; and Public sector or Alaska municipal experience preferred.

 

A complete job description and application is available at links provided below.  Please contact Human Resources at 747-1816 or hr@cityofsitka.org with any questions.  First review of applications August 28, 2019.  EOE.

 

Job Description

Employment Application

 

 

 

 

PUBLIC WORKS - Open Until Filled

 

ASSISTANT LANDFILL/SCRAPYARD EQUIPMENT OPERATOR

 

$19 to $22/hr DOE/Q.  Operates heavy equipment at the sanitary landfill and the scrap metal recycling yard at Gary Paxton Industrial Park; performs related work as required.  The work is performed under the direct supervision of the Landfill/Scrapyard Equipment Operator but considerable leeway is granted for the exercise of independent judgment and initiative.  The nature of the work performed requires that an employee in this class establish and maintain effective working relationships with other Department and City employees and the public.  The principal duties of this class are performed in an outdoor environment which may involve adverse weather conditions and related hazards.

 

Acceptable experience and training includes possession of a high school diploma or GED; and considerable experience in heavy equipment operation, landfills and scrapyards; or any equivalent combination of experience, education and training which provides the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to perform the work.

 

Required special qualifications:

  • Possession of a valid Alaska class B commercial driver’s license;

  • Ability to obtain a first aid and a CPR certification within six (6) months of employment;

  • Ability to obtain certifications in Sanitary Landfill Operator (SWANA), Freon Removal, 40 hr HZWPR within 12 months.

Applications and job descriptions are available at below.   Contact hr@cityofsitka.org or (907) 747-1816 with any questions.  Application deadline August 16, 2019.  EOE.

 

Job Description

Employment Application

 

 

 

ADMINISTRATIVE/DEPARTMENT HEAD POSITIONS – Open Until Filled – EOE

 

CITY ADMINISTRATOR

Reports to Mayor and 6-member Assembly elected at-large.  Services include Fire, Police, Electric generation & distribution, Public Works, Planning, Assessing, Water, Wastewater, Harbors, Library, Parks & Recreation, Airport and Industrial Park.   Salary negotiated, $125K+ DOQ/E.  Click here for details on Administrator vacancy and information on Sitka, Alaska.

 

Call (907) 747-1816, or hr@cityofsitka.org for any questions.  All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply by August 9, 2019.  EOE

 

Job Description

Employment Application

 

 

HUMAN RESOURCES DIRECTOR

Working under the direction of the Municipal Administrator, the Human Resources Director performs work in planning, organizing and directing a comprehensive human resource management program for the City and Borough of Sitka. The Director is responsible for recruitment, employment and classification, continuing development of personnel policies, employee development, compensation and benefits administration, records management, safety policies and related work as required.

 

All applications must be submitted to Prothman online through the following website by August 18, 2019:

 

Prothman

https://www.prothman.com/

Position Profile

The City and Borough of Sitka is an equal opportunity employer.

 

 

 

PLANNING DIRECTOR

Plans, organizes and directs the overall planning, economic development, zoning, community development, land management and related functions within the City and Borough.  Supervise and perform short- and long-range planning, economic research and development, land development and management, zoning review, community development and state and federal grant functions in accordance with assigned responsibilities.  Direct supervision of Planner I.  Establish and maintain effective working relationships with other Department and City employees, State and Federal officials and the public.  Principal duties performed in both a general office environment and at various fieldwork sites.  Annual salary $86,132.80+ DOQ/E.

 

Application and complet job description available at links below.  Contact hr@cityofsitka.org or (907) 747-1816 with any questions.  Open Until Filled.  EOE. 

 

Job Description

Employment Application

 

 
 
SITKA POLICE DEPARTMENT POSITIONS – Open Until Filled – EOE; DOE
 

Establishing hiring lists for the positions below.  Benefits include, but not limited to, 100% employer-paid health benefits (medical, dental and vision) for employee and family; retirement systems through Public Employees Retirement System (PERS) and Empower; 11 paid holidays; annual leave; employer-paid uniforms (excluding boots) and property required for positions. 

 

All positions require ability to maintain confidentiality of information; ability to learn access procedures and use of a variety of databases; ability to deal effectively with persons of varied backgrounds and deal effectively with high stress situations.  Mandatory shifts to include nights, weekends, holidays and overtime, both scheduled and emergency.  H/S diploma or GED; Dispatch and Jailer must be at least 18 years of age; Police officers minimum 21 years of age.  Testing and background checks included in selection process.

 

Return all applications by mail, fax or email to Human Resources, 100 Lincoln Street, Sitka AK 99835; fax (907) 747-1846; email hr@cityofsitka.org. Call (907) 747-1816 with any questions. 

 

DISPATCH AND RECORDS CLERK

Perform a variety of routine clerical, administrative, and technical work in receiving and dispatching routine and emergency information.  Knowledge of or ability to learn office practices and procedures and the use of office equipment and multi-line telephone system and multi-channel two-way radio. Knowledge of or ability to learn procedures and precedents for collecting, summarizing, and relating data which is highly confidential and/or sensitive.

 

Ability to type 35 WPM.  On-site view of job specifications encouraged and can be scheduled by contacting Lyn at 747-3245. 

 

Dispatcher Application

Job Description

 

 

POLICE OFFICERS

 Preference given to applicants with current certification as police officer.  Mandatory 12-hour shift work include nights, weekends, holidays and overtime, both scheduled and emergency with 4 days on/3 days off, 3 days on/4 days off.  Must meet minimum standards of Alaska Police Standards Council for Police Officers. 

 

Police Officer Job Description

F-3 Application Form for Police Officers

 

 

 

For all positions, send or fax completed single page applications (please do not submit applications copied front and back), 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 hr@cityofsitka.org with any questions.

The City and Borough of Sitka is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 

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APPLICATIONS (Please submit in single-page format):

F-3 Application Form for Police Officers

Dispatch and Records Clerk/Jail Officer Application

All other CBS Employment Application