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Streetscape Inventory Technician (1040) - City of Bellevue ( Job # 13-0014)

This job is closed.

Minimum Salary: $19.84 per hour
Maximum Salary: $27.39 per hour
Employment Type: Part Time
Department: Parks & Community Services
Closes: September 10, 2014 at 3:05 PM
(Open to current employees and the general public.)


This position provides inventory collection, mapping, and analysis services to the Parks & Community Services Department. Use tools including ArcGIS, Excel and Word, hand-held data collection devices regularly. Duties will vary from field inventory and data collection, GIS features creation, organizing data in spreadsheet format and GIS database, data maintenance and verification of accuracy, internet research, and map creation. May interact with citizens regularly and will receive daily direction from Contract Administrator.


Primary Responsibilities

  • Independent field data collection and update inventory data. This may include tree and plant information, irrigation system component information, or adjacent property contact information.
  • Create, update, and maintain GIS datasets using ArcGIS.
  • Create reports to provide Contract Administrator with inventory data.
  • Keep Contract Administrator abreast of project status.



  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Required to possess a valid Washington driver’s license by date of hire.  Must have and maintain a good driving record according to City standards.  Current original drivers abstract required at time of interview.
  • Ideal candidates have experience with GIS software, some horticultural knowledge, some irrigation knowledge, and can work well with the general public.
  • Good written and oral communication skills desirable.
  • Criminal History check required on all applicants.


Physical Demands

  • The physical demands and work environment described here are representative of what must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • Work involves walking, talking, hearing, using hands to handle, feel or operate objects, tools, or controls and reach with hands and arms. Vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus.
  • The employee may be required to push, pull, lift, and/or carry up to 40 pounds.
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderately quiet, but may be noisy on the street.
  • Work may periodically require the employee to climb, balance, bend, stoop, kneel, crouch, and/or crawl.
  • Employee must be willing and able to work outside in all weather conditions.


Definition of 1040

There is no specific end date for employees in this status. Therefore, working in this status can be on going for as long as required by business necessity. However, employees in this status cannot be paid more than 1,040 hours per calendar year, from January 1 to December 31.

  • On-Going Work of the City - Hired to work a maximum of 20 hours or fewer per week on an on-going basis, as long as 1,040 paid hours within a 12-month period of time are not exceeded.
  • On-Call – Hired to work on a substitute or on-call basis with no guaranteed minimum hours of work, as long as 1,040 hours paid within a 12-month period of time are not exceeded.
  • Combination Jobs - Can be hired to fill a combination of jobs as long as 20 hours per week or 1,040 hours paid within a 12-month period of time are not exceeded.
  • Periods of Full Time - Can be assigned to work more than 20 hours per week up to full time on a temporary basis without transforming the assignment to a benefited position, as long 1,040 hours paid within a 12-month period of time are not exceeded.
  • If the employee exceeds 1,040 hours paid within a 12-month period of time in any capacity described above, the employee must be off payroll until hours paid are in January of the new year.
  • Must be hired through the Informal Selection Process
  • At-will for the duration of the 1040 Part Time status.


How to Apply

Click "Apply Now" to complete the application for this position.  For further information about this position, please contact Melissa Brown via email at or at 425.452.4100.  If you need technical assistance with the online application, please contact our IT helpdesk at 425.452.4340.


Natural Resources Division/Parks

Bellevue, WA