25 years on this job provided me with impressive work ethics and excellent customer skills. In addition I became very close with my fellow firefighters and built a bond that will last a lifetime. Fire Department was ran very professionally and training was continuous so that we were all kept up to date on changes and new ways of taking care of our city and patients.
excellent work environment, great work schedule, job security, great pension
Senior Pool Lifeguard/Swim Instructor (Current Employee) – Pembroke Pines, FL – January 29, 2018
I enjoyed working for the city of Pembroke pines as a lifeguard and swim Instructor for the past 3 years. I worked with enthusiastic individuals that loved being there as much as i did. i was able to work with along side some of the best taught instructors and responsible lifeguards the city had to offer. I was comfortable working alongside these individuals whom love their job as much as i did. I loved especially teaching the summer lessons for the city. It was rewarding to be able to teach someone to learn how to become confident and learn how to swim.
teaching, learning, observeing others, working as a team
Fire Department Captain/Paramedic (Former Employee) – Pembroke Pines, FL – January 17, 2018
The job was the most rewarding job I could have ever done. I was able to lead men and women to all aspects of the firefighting profession. Saving lives and property every shift is something that I loved to do for 25 years.
Parks and Recreation. Kept parks clean, rest rooms ,maintained. Opened and closed parks on regular basis. Kept several different parks maintained during a given weeks with rotating hours. Emptied trash cans, kept fountains clean, maintained soccer and hockey areas clean. Fellow employees worked together and environment good.
Best career development and benefits for long term employment
Utility Service Worker II (Former Employee) – Pembroke Pines, FL – October 3, 2017
I had the great opportunity to learn many skills that have proven to be an asset to me and my family. My coworkers are still long term friends that I still have today. The toughest part was dealing the political issues and the governing politician.
Art Teacher (Current Employee) – Pembroke Pines, FL – February 6, 2017
The best work environment I have ever been in, it´s a great institution to work for. Nice co-workers that function as a team. Great facilities with all the supplies and equipment needed for the activities. Great pay for teachers and freedom to create the art programs.
It was always very pleasant being around and working with the seniors the facility and care givers were all very nice. the sorrundings and working environment was always a healthy one the clients are always looking forward to being there because there was always something interesting to do such as attending computer classes,art playing pool among other things
Clerical Specialist II (Former Employee) – Pembroke Pines, FL – February 24, 2016
My work experience grew a lot based on what I had to experience working for a Police Department. I had to harden my emotions a little and review cases that have content that most people don't see on a daily basis My co-workers were very friendly and always willing to pitch in when others needed help The hardest part of my job was leaving when I moved out of the County It took a while to earn management respect, but overtime management realized the importance of the records department.
Very flexible hours and approachable
sometimes the lack of communication between department