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Job Descriptions

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This page contains an alphabetical listing of job descriptions for all regular positions with the City of Tempe; click on the title of the position that you wish to learn more about in order to pull up the job description.   You can also click on the letter of the alphabet that starts the first word of the job title you are searching for in order to jump to that place in the list:

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**PLEASE NOTE: This is not a list of jobs that the City of Tempe is currently recruiting for. If you are interested in seeing a list of current job opportunities with the City of Tempe or want to learn more about the application process, please visit our Careers page.




Accountant Trainee+

Accounting Specialist

ADA Compliance Specialist

Administrative Assistant I+

Administrative Assistant II+

Administrative Support Supervisor

Alarm Coordinator

Aquatics Maintenance Coordinator

Aquatics Maintenance Mechanic

Architectural Designer+

Arts Administrator

Arts Coordinator

Arts Specialist

Assistant City Attorney

Assistant City Clerk

Assistant Fire Chief

Assistant Police Chief

Assistant Recreation Coordinator

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Building Equipment Technician I+

Building Equipment Technician II+

Building Inspection Manager

Building Inspector I+

Building Inspector II+

Business Systems Supervisor

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Cash Management Supervisor

CCTV Truck Technician

Chemist I

Chemist II

City Attorney

City Auditor

City Clerk

City Council Aide I+

City Council Aide II+

City Judge

City Manager 

Civil Engineer+

Code Enforcement Manager

Code Inspector I+

Code Inspector II+

Communication & Media Relations Manager


Communications Dispatcher I+

Communications Dispatcher II+

Communications Manager

Communications Supervisor

Community Affairs Specialist

Community Development Administration Manager

Community Development Business Systems Supervisor

Community Development Director

Community Development Planning & Research Analyst

Community Medicine Medical Technician

Community Services Administrative Manager

Community Services Coordinator+

Community Services Director

Community Services Manager

Community Services Specialist

Community Services Supervisor

Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) Technician I+

Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) Technician II+

Contract Compliance Analyst

Control Center Operator

Control Center Supervisor


Court Administrator

Court Commissioner

Court Interpreter

Court Services Specialist I+

Court Services Specialist II+

Court Services Supervisor

Crime & Intelligence Center Supervisor

Crisis Intervention Specialist


Custodial Supervisor


Custodian Team Leader

Customer Relations Specialist

Customer Relations Supervisor

Customer Service Business System Supervisor

Customer Services Manager

Customer Services Office Supervisor

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Data Center Support Specialist

Database Administrator

Deputy City Attorney

Deputy City Clerk

Deputy City Manager - Chief Financial Officer

Deputy City Manager - Chief Operating Officer

Deputy Community Development Director - Building Safety/Engineering & Permits

Deputy Community Development Director - Planning

Deputy Community Development Director - Special Projects

Deputy Community Services Director - Arts & Cultural Services

Deputy Community Services Director - Library Services

Deputy Community Services Director - Parks & Recreation

Deputy Court Administrator

Deputy Engineering & Transportation Director - City Engineering & Capital Initiatives

Deputy Engineering & Transportation Director - Transportation/Traffic Engineering

Deputy Human Services Director

Deputy Internal Services Director - Employee Development

Deputy Internal Services Director - Finance

Deputy Internal Services Director - Human Resources

Deputy Internal Services Director - Information Technology

Deputy Municipal Utilities Director - Field Operations

Deputy Municipal Utilities Director - Water Utilities

Detention Officer+

Detention Officer Trainee+

Detention Sergeant

Development Project Coordinator

Development Project Officer

Development Services Specialist I+

Development Services Specialist II+

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Economic Development Director

Economic Development Program Manager

Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Coordinator

Emergency Medical Technician

Emergency Medical Transportation Supervisor

Emergency Paramedic

Engineering Associate+

Engineering Services Manager

Engineering & Transportation Director

Enterprise GIS & Data Analyst

Enterprise GIS Administrator

Enterprise GIS Manager

Enterprise Network Engineer I+

Enterprise Network Engineer II+

Enterprise Network Technician I+

Enterprise Network Technician II+

Enterprise Systems Architect

Enterprise Systems Engineer I+

Enterprise Systems Engineer II+

Environmental Compliance Inspector I+

Environmental Compliance Inspector II+

Environmental Compliance Supervisor

Environmental Program Supervisor

Environmental Quality Specialist

Environmental Services Manager

Equity & Inclusion Manager

Executive Assistant

Executive Assistant to the City Manager's Office

Executive Assistant to the Police Chief

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Facilities Management Coordinator

Facilities Technology Specialist

Facility Electrician

Facility Maintenance Manager

Facility Maintenance Supervisor

Facility Maintenance Team Leader

Family Self Sufficiency Specialist

Financial Reporting and Analysis Supervisor

Financial Services Technician I+

Financial Services Technician II+

Fingerprint Technician

Fire Budget/Finance Supervisor

Fire Captain

Fire Chief

Fire Deputy Chief

Fire Education Specialist

Fire Engineer

Fire Inspector I+

Fire Inspector II+

Fire Mechanic

Fire Service Aide

Fire Services Inventory Technician

Firefighter Recruit+


Fleet Analyst

Fleet Equipment Coordinator

Fleet Equipment Mechanic

Fleet Manager

Fleet Parts Specialist

Fleet Parts Supervisor

Fleet Service Worker I

Fleet Service Worker II

Fleet Services Supervisor

Food & Beverage Coordinator

Forensic Services Supervisor

Forensic Services Technician Trainee+

Forensic Services Technician+

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General Manager - Tempe Center for the Arts

GIS Analyst+

GIS Coordinator

GIS Technician+

Government Relations Officer

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Hazardous Materials & Safety Specialist

Hazardous Materials Program Specialist

Hazardous Waste & Compliance Supervisor

Homeless Outreach Specialist

Homeless Solutions Supervisor

Housing Services Management Accountant

Housing Services Specialist I+

Housing Services Specialist II+

Housing Services Supervisor

Human Resources Analyst

Human Resources Manager

 Human Resources Specialist

Human Resources Technician I+

Human Resources Technician II+

Human Services Director

Human Services Manager

Human Services Supervisor

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Information Security Manager

Instrument & Control Technician SBP

Intelligence Specialist

Internal Auditor I

Internal Services Director

Irrigation Supervisor

Irrigation Team Leader


IT Manager

IT Project Manager

IT Security Administrator

IT Services Consultant I+

IT Services Consultant II+

IT Solutions Architect

IT Supervisor

IT Training & Print Shop Services Supervisor

ITS Signal Technician I+

ITS Signal Technician II+

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Kid Zone Site Lead

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Laboratory Supervisor

Land Surveyor

Landscape Architect

Landscape Coordinator

Lead Court Services Specialist

Lead Customer Relations Specialist

Lead Programmer Analyst

Lead Transit Store Technician

Legal Assistant

Legal Specialist I+

Legal Specialist II+

Librarian I+

Librarian II+

Library Assistant

Library Marketing Specialist

Library Specialist I+

Library Specialist II+

Library Supervisor

Library Systems Technician

Library Technical Services Manager

License & Collection Supervisor

Licensing Specialist


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Mail Operations Clerk

Management Assistant I+

Management Assistant II+

Mayor & City Council - Chief of Staff

Mayoral Aide

Medical Transportation Contract Coordinator

Metering Services Specialist

Municipal Budget Director

Municipal Budget & Finance Analyst I+

Municipal Budget & Finance Analyst II+

Municipal Budget & Finance Analyst III+

Municipal Utilities Director

Municipal Utilities Planning & Research Analyst

Municipal Utilities Program Coordinator

Museum Manager

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Neighborhood Grants Analyst

Neighborhood Program Manager

Neighborhood Revitalization Coordinator 

Neighborhood Services Specialist

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Operations & Maintenance Specialist - Tempe Town Lake

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Paralegal I+

Paralegal II+

Parks & Golf Mechanic

Parks Facility Maintenance Electrician

Parks Facility Maintenance Worker I+

Parks Facility Maintenance Worker II+

Parks Maintenance Technician I+

Parks Maintenance Technician II+

Parks Maintenance Technician III+

Parks Maintenance Trainee+

Parks Manager

Payroll Specialist+

Payroll Supervisor

Performance Auditor

Permit Center Supervisor

Plan Check Engineer I+

Plan Check Engineer II+

Plan Review Manager

Planner I+

Planner II+

Plans Examiner

Plant Electrician SBP

Plant Mechanic SBP

Plant Operator SBP

Plant Operations Maintenance Trainee SBP

Plant Operations Manager

Plant Supervisor SBP

Police Aide

Police Analysis & Administration Manager

Police Budget Manager

Police Chief

Police Legal Advisor

Police Officer

Police Plan & Research Supervisor

Police Research & Data Analyst I+

Police Research & Data Analyst II+

Police Support Services Specialist

Polygraph Examiner I+

Polygraph Examiner II+

Prepress Print Specialist

Presiding Judge

Principal Civil Engineer

Principal Planner

Print Production Lead

Print Production Specialist

Procurement Administrator

Procurement Officer

Procurement Specialist

Programmer Analyst+

Programmer Analyst Trainee+

Project Management Coordinator

Property Supervisor 

Property Technician

Public Information Officer

Public Works Planning & Research Analyst

Public Works Program Coordinator

Public Works Services Specialist

Public Works Supervisor - Administrative

Public Works Supervisor - Heavy Equipment

Public Works Supervisor - Maintenance & Operations

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Real Estate Development Supervisor

Real Estate Management Coordinator

Records Administrator

Records Specialist

Records Supervisor

Recreation Coordinator+

Rental Property Specialist

Right of Way Management Coordinator

Risk Management Claims Adjuster

Risk Management Specialist

Risk Manager

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Safety & Training Specialist I+

Safety & Training Specialist II+


Sign Technician

Social Services Coordinator+

Social Services Counselor I+

Social Services Counselor II+

Solid Waste Equipment Operator I+

Solid Waste Equipment Operator II+

Solid Waste Equipment Specialist

Solid Waste Inspector

Solid Waste Operational Coordinator

Solid Waste Routing Specialist

Solid Waste Services Manager

Solid Waste Supervisor

Sr Architect+

Sr Assistant City Attorney

Sr Auditor

Sr Building Inspector

Sr Civil Engineer+

Sr Code Inspector Specialist

Sr Community Services Coordinator+

Sr Curator+

Sr Engineering Associate+

Sr Enterprise Network Engineer

Sr Enterprise Systems Engineer

Sr Financial Services Technician

Sr Fire Mechanic

Sr Fleet Equipment Mechanic

Sr Human Resources Analyst

Sr IT Services Consultant

Sr Management Assistant

Sr Management Assistant to the City Manager's Office

Sr Parks Maintenance Technician+

Sr Payroll Specialist+

Sr Plan Check Engineer

Sr Planner

Sr Programmer Analyst

Sr Recreation Coordinator+

Sr Social Services Coordinator+

Sr Solid Waste Equipment Operator

Sr Tax Analyst

Sr Traffic Engineering Technician+

Sr Transportation Planner+

Strategic Management Analyst

Strategic Management and Diversity Director

Street Maintenance Equipment Operator I+

Street Maintenance Equipment Operator II+

Street Maintenance Team Leader

Streets Supervisor

Support Services Supervisor

Survey Technician I+

Survey Technician II+

Sustainability Director

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Tactical Crime & Intelligence Analyst Trainee+

Tactical Crime & Intelligence Analyst+

Tax & License Manager

Tax & License Specialist I+

Tax & License Specialist II+

Tax Analyst

Tax Auditor I+

Tax Auditor II+

TCA Maintenance Supervisor

TCA Maintenance Worker 

TCA Marketing Coordinator

Technical Services Bureau Manager

Tempe PRE Coordinator

Tempe PRE Data Analyst

Tempe PRE Supervisor

Traffic Enforcement Aide

Traffic Engineer

Traffic Engineering Analyst

Traffic Engineering Technician+

Traffic Operations Supervisor

Traffic Signal Services Worker I+

Traffic Signal Services Worker II+

Traffic Signal Technician Crew Leader

Transit Manager

Transit Operations Coordinator I+

Transit Operations Coordinator II+

Transportation Facilities Supervisor

Transportation Financial Analyst

Transportation Lead - Signing & Striping

Transportation Maintenance Manager

Transportation Planner+

Transportation Worker I+

Transportation Worker II+

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Underground Utility Coordinator

Urban Forester

Utility Services Technician I+

Utility Services Technician II+ (SBP)

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Vehicle Impound Specialist

Video Production Coordinator

Volunteer Coordinator 

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Warehouse Supervisor

Wash Bay Attendant

Water Conservation Specialist

Water Inventory Services Specialist

Water Quality Specialist

Water Resources Hydrologist

Water Resources Manager

Water Utilities Division Security Officer

Water Utilities Operations Manager

Water Utilities Process Coordinator

Water Utilities Supervisor (SBP)

Web & Design Coordinator

Worker's Compensation Program Specialist

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