City Of Tampa

Department of Human Resources



APPLY AT: City of Tampa
Employment Services
    City Hall, 2nd Floor, corner of
    Kennedy Blvd. and Florida Avenue
    306 E. Jackson St., Tampa, FL 33602
HOURS: 8 AM – 5 PM, Mon. thru Fri.
TELEPHONE: …813/274-8911
    “Job News” Line…274-8115
FAX: 813/274-8913
    Equal Opportunity Employer-F/M/H/V

Utilities Permitting Technicia
FLSA: Hourly

(025) $17.11 - $24.37 an hour     $35,588.80 - $50,689.60 a year

BENEFITS: Health, vision, dental, and life insurance; annual and sick leave; paid holidays; pension and tax-deferred compensation (457) plans; and more.

JOBCODE: 095000

JOB PURPOSE: The selected candidate is responsible for customer service and technical work involving processing applications for utility service including customer service and billing support functions.


Considerable knowledge of: standard office practices and procedures; Microsoft Office applications.
Working knowledge of: utility construction permitting; municipal rules, regulations and ordinances relating utility service.
Some knowledge of: basic building and utility construction; state regulations relating to utility service.
Ability to: read and interpret plans and applications and provide guidance to customers; perform basic mathematical calculations with accuracy; read and comprehend codes and requirements; complete forms and other documents; establish and maintain effective working relationships with other employees, officials, developers, engineers,and the public.

QUALIFICATIONS: Graduation from an accredited high school and three (3) years of administrative or technical experience (drafting, surveying, plans review or other construction technology) to include permit processing and support; or an equivalent combination of training and experience.

EXAMINATION: Evaluation of training and experience. Drug testing is included in all pre-employment processing.

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: To be considered for this position, applications must be received or postmarked by the closing date of October 17, 2013. Applications received or postmarked after the closing date will not be processed.

HELPFUL HINTS FOR COMPLETING YOUR APPLICATION: Please register as a MyTampaGov member before you begin the application process. This will enable you to view and re-use information from previously submitted applications to complete and submit any future applications. Please make certain your application is complete and the information you provide clearly demonstrates that you possess the minimum job qualifications as stated in the job announcement. Resumes can be submitted in support of an application, but not in lieu of an application. Resumes and copies of certifications or other required documents may be attached to your online application or e-mailed to


Note: Applications must be received or postmarked by the closing date. Applications received or postmarked after 10/17/2013 will not be processed.

This office reserves the right not to consider those applications that have incomplete information, or that are received without necessary transcripts, certificates, licenses, or other required documents.