Local Government Employment Opportunities

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Non-Administrator/Other Positions

Accounting Manager, Village of Winnetka

Posted February 13, 2024 | Open Until Filled

The Accounting Manager participates in the day-to-day operations of the Finance Department and oversees the accounting, accounts payable, and payroll functions, and also... Full Description

Administrative Assistant, Village of Elm Grove

Posted November 28, 2023 | Open Until Filled

Title: Administrative Assistant Status: 25 Hours/Week (Monday/Wednesday/ Department: General... Full Description

Aquatic and Fitness Center Manager, Whitewater Aquatic and Fitness Center

Posted November 17, 2023 | Open Until Filled

Join Our Team at Whitewater Aquatic and Fitness Center! Are you a dynamic professional with a passion for recreation and fitness? We're seeking a dedicated individual... Full Description

Assistant Director of Water & Electric, Village of Winnetka, IL

Posted February 1, 2024 | Closes March 1, 2024 11:59 PM

The Assistant Director of Water & Electric assists the Director in coordinating all activities related to the Electric Plant, Water Plant, pump stations and reservoir, and... Full Description

Assistant Library Director, City of Whitewater

Posted February 1, 2024 | Open Until Filled

Salary $58,722.54 - $72,217.30 Annually Location Whitewater, WI Job Type Full-Time Job Number 2024-LB01 Department Irvin L. Young... Full Description

Assistant Pool Managers, City of Mequon

Posted February 14, 2024 | Closes April 30, 2024 8:00 AM

Assistant Pool Managers - Summer Employment Opportunity Open and accepting applications now through Tuesday, April 30, 2024 - 8:00am The City of Mequon is currently... Full Description

Assistant Zoning Administrator / Code Enforcement Officer, Village of Ashwaubenon

Posted December 13, 2023 | Open Until Filled

Assistant Zoning Administrator / Code Enforcement Officer Ashwaubenon, WI The Village of Ashwaubenon is accepting applications for a full-time Assistant Zoning... Full Description

Benefits and Payroll Assistant, City of Oshkosh

Posted February 2, 2024 | Open Until Filled

Location : Oshkosh, WI Deadline : This posting will remain open until the position has been filled. Salary : This is an hourly, non-exempt position working 37.5... Full Description

Chief Deputy Treasurer, Portage County

Posted February 14, 2024 | Open Until Filled

Portage County is hiring a full-time Chief Deputy Treasurer to join the team! What are the primary job duties? Performs duties of the Treasurer in his/her... Full Description

City Clerk/Treasurer, City of Waukesha

Posted February 23, 2024 | Open Until Filled

Join the dynamic team at the City of Waukesha, WI, as our next City Clerk/Treasurer! We're looking for a detail-oriented professional to lead the City... Full Description

Civil Engineer – Entry Level, Civil Engineer, or Principal Civil Engineer, City of Oshkosh

Posted January 30, 2024 | Open Until Filled

This position may be filled as either a Civil Engineer – Entry Level, Civil Engineer, or Principal Civil Engineer. Location : Oshkosh, WI Deadline ... Full Description

Clerk Cashier, City of Fond du Lac

Posted November 16, 2023 | Open Until Filled

The City of Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, is a beautiful and thriving community of 44,678 located at the foot of Lake Winnebago. Fond du Lac is a great place to live and work and... Full Description

Community & Economic Development Specialist, City of De Pere

Posted November 13, 2023 | Open Until Filled

Whether you are joining our team for three years or twenty, you will have the opportunity to grow your career with us! Our employees are offered the opportunity to enhance... Full Description

Community and Economic Development Director - City of Crest Hill, IL

Posted January 26, 2024 | Closes February 26, 2024 11:59 PM

Crest Hill, Illinois (population 20,459 ) is seeking qualified candidates to serve as its full-time Community and Economic Development Director. The Community ... Full Description

Community Risk Reduction Specialist, City of Fond du Lac

Posted February 1, 2024 | Open Until Filled

COMMUNITY RISK REDUCTION SPECIALIST - City of Fond du Lac, Wisconsin The City of Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, is a beautiful and thriving community of... Full Description

Deputy City Manager, City of Evanston

Posted February 6, 2024 | Closes March 16, 2024 11:59 PM

Evanston, IL (population est. 78,000) is currently seeking to fill two Deputy City Manager roles. Nestled along the shores of Lake Michigan and bordering the northern edge... Full Description

Deputy Clerk, Village of Ashwaubenon

Posted December 13, 2023 | Open Until Filled

Deputy Clerk I Ashwaubenon, WI The Village of Ashwaubenon is accepting applications for a full-time Deputy Clerk I (37.5 hours/week). Ashwaubenon is a vibrant suburb... Full Description

Deputy Clerk, Village of Cottage Grove

Posted November 17, 2023 | Open Until Filled

The Village of Cottage Grove is actively recruiting for a full-time Deputy Clerk to join the team at Village Hall! The Deputy Clerk will assist the Village Clerk in... Full Description

Deputy Sheriff, Portage County

Posted December 21, 2023 | Open Until Filled

The Portage County Sheriff's Office takes pride in providing a high level of service and has a proud history of serving the people of Portage County since 1842. We... Full Description

Distribution Maintenance Supervisor, City of Fond du Lac

Posted January 5, 2024 | Open Until Filled

Job Summary: This position works under the general direction of the Water Utility General Manager, plans, schedules, directs, and supervises the activities of the field... Full Description

Division Program Case Specialist, Portage County

Posted December 21, 2023 | Open Until Filled

The Portage County District Attorney’s office is hiring a part time Division Program Case Specialist to join their team! This position is part time, 24 hours per... Full Description

Engineering Intern, City of Mequon

Posted February 7, 2024 | Closes May 22, 2024 8:00 AM

Engineering Intern Present through 2024. Full-Time during summer recess. Possible option for Part-Time during school semester. Division: Engineering Hours: 8... Full Description

Engineering Technician, Village of Ashwaubenon

Posted December 13, 2023 | Open Until Filled

Engineering Technician Ashwaubenon, WI The Village of Ashwaubenon is accepting applications for a full-time Engineering Technician (37.5 hours/week). Ashwaubenon... Full Description

Engineering Technician, Village of Germantown

Posted February 14, 2024 | Open Until Filled

Located in the southeast corner of Washington County and in the northwest corner of the Milwaukee metropolitan area, the Village of Germantown is growing. Due to continued... Full Description

Engineering Technician, Village of Greenville

Posted February 23, 2024 | Open Until Filled

The Village of Greenville is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time Engineering Technician. The Village of Greenville is located adjacent to the City of Appleton in the... Full Description

Finance Director, City of Oshkosh

Posted January 12, 2024 | Open Until Filled

Finance Director – Oshkosh, WI (pop. 66,816) Offering an exciting opportunity in one of Wisconsin’s top communities, the City of Oshkosh is an award-winning,... Full Description

Finance Director, Village of Elm Grove

Posted February 21, 2024 | Open Until Filled

Finance Director Position Brochure and Community Profile Purpose of Position The purpose of this position is the preparation and management of financial reporting,... Full Description

Firefighter-Paramedic, City of Oshkosh

Posted January 9, 2024 | Open Until Filled

Location : Oshkosh, WI Deadline : This is a continuous recruitment. Interviews are held approximately 3 times per year. Candidates who have completed an... Full Description

Fitness Instructor, City of Oshkosh

Posted January 22, 2024 | Open Until Filled

Do you have a passion for fitness? Do you enjoy working with older adults? We may have the perfect opportunity for you, helping seniors maintain an active lifestyle! ... Full Description

Fleet and Mechanics Manager, City of Oshkosh

Posted January 30, 2024 | Open Until Filled

Location : Oshkosh, WI Deadline : This posting will remain open until the position has been filled. Salary : We offer excellent benefits, with the... Full Description

GIS Technician, City of Oshkosh

Posted January 3, 2024 | Open Until Filled

Location : Oshkosh, WI Deadline : This posting is open until filled. Salary : This position is an hourly, non-exempt position with a full benefits... Full Description

Grounds Maintenance, City of Waukesha

Posted November 16, 2023 | Open Until Filled

SALARY $23.53 Hourly LOCATION City of Waukesha -PARK-REC & Forestry - JOB TYPE Part Time ... Full Description

Laboratory Assistant, City of Fond du Lac

Posted November 16, 2023 | Open Until Filled

The City of Fond du Lac is accepting applications for the position of a part-time Laboratory Analyst in the Wastewater Treatment Plant. This part-time position will... Full Description

Lead Equipment Operator, City of Oshkosh

Posted January 19, 2024 | Open Until Filled

Position: LEAD EQUIPMENT OPERATOR Department: Public Works Division: Street Reports to: Street Supervisor... Full Description

Library Customer Service Specialist, City of Whitewater

Posted February 14, 2024 | Open Until Filled

Salary $16.45 - $20.24 Hourly Location Whitewater, WI Job Type Part-Time Job Number 2024-LB02 Department Irvin L. Young Memorial... Full Description

Maintenance Technician Specialist-Electrician, Portage County

Posted January 4, 2024 | Open Until Filled

The Portage County Facilities department is hiring a Maintenance Technician Specialist – Electrician to join their team! As the county electrician, the incumbent... Full Description

Management Analyst Fellow, City of River Falls

Posted February 9, 2024 | Closes March 1, 2024 11:59 PM

City Name: City of River Falls Position Title: Management Analyst Fellow Anticipated hiring range: $24.22/hr Application deadline: 3/1/2024 Summary: At the... Full Description

Monitoring - Sampling Technician, Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District

Posted February 23, 2024 | Closes March 6, 2024 11:59 PM

$29.54- $34.74 EXCELLENT BENEFITS PACKAGE!! The Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District (MMSD) is a regional governmental agency that serves 1.1 million people in the... Full Description

Organizational Development/DEI Administrator, Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District

Posted December 14, 2023 | Open Until Filled

$ 72,365.87 - $85,116.05 EXCELLENT BENEFITS PACKAGE!! The Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District (MMSD) is a regional governmental agency that serves 1.1 million... Full Description

Outpatient Services Supervisor, Portage County

Posted January 12, 2024 | Open Until Filled

Portage County Health & Human Services is hiring a full-time Outpatient Services Supervisor to join the team! This is a new position added to support the... Full Description

Park Trade Technician, City of Fond du Lac

Posted November 16, 2023 | Open Until Filled

The City of Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, is a beautiful and thriving community of 44,678 located at the foot of Lake Winnebago. Fond du Lac is a great place to live and work and... Full Description

Parking Control Officer, City of Oshkosh

Posted January 11, 2024 | Open Until Filled

Location : Oshkosh, WI Deadline : This posting is open until filled Salary : Compensation range is $20.06-22.93 per hour. The Oshkosh Police... Full Description

Parks Maintenance Worker, City of Oshkosh

Posted January 11, 2024 | Open Until Filled

Location : Oshkosh, WI Deadline : This posting will remain open until the position has been filled. Salary : This position is an hourly, non-exempt... Full Description

Part-time Building Attendant, City of Oshkosh

Posted February 2, 2024 | Open Until Filled

Do you have prior experience in building supervision and public relations and enjoy working independently? We may have the perfect opportunity for you! More about Where... Full Description

Permit Clerk, Village of Winnetka, IL

Posted January 28, 2024 | Closes February 29, 2024 11:59 PM

The Permit Clerk assists the Permit and Customer Service Supervisor with providing support to the Community Development Department in the coordination of processing and... Full Description

Permit Technician, Village of Winnetka, IL

Posted January 28, 2024 | Open Until Filled

The Permit Technician assists the Permit and Customer Service Supervisor with providing support to the Community Development Department in the coordination of processing and... Full Description

Planning Technician, Village of Kronenwetter

Posted February 14, 2024 | Open Until Filled

The Village of Kronenwetter is located in the Wausau metropolitan area. This attractive community, of approximately 8,400 residents, has seen substantial growth in recent... Full Description

Plant Mechanic, Village of Winnetka

Posted January 8, 2024 | Open Until Filled

The Plant Mechanic assembles, builds, installs, inspects, tests, cleans, maintains, repairs, dismantles, and overhauls all mechanical parts of boilers, turbines, generators,... Full Description

Plants Program Manager, Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District

Posted February 12, 2024 | Closes March 11, 2024 11:59 PM

$ 101,197.36 - $ 142,893.88 EXCELLENT BENEFITS PACKAGE!! The Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District (MMSD) is a regional governmental agency that serves 1.1... Full Description

Plumber, City of Oshkosh

Posted January 26, 2024 | Open Until Filled

Location : Oshkosh, WI Deadline : This posting will remain open until the position has been filled. Salary : This is a full-time, hourly,... Full Description

Police Lieutenant, Village of Bayside

Posted February 8, 2024 | Closes March 8, 2024 11:59 PM

Do you have strong leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills? The Village of Bayside Police Department is actively seeking a dynamic and dedicated professional to... Full Description

Police Officer, City of Oshkosh

Posted January 3, 2024 | Open Until Filled

Location : Oshkosh, WI Deadline : This posting will be open through midnight on January 21, 2024. Sal a r y : The salary... Full Description

Pool Manager, City of Mequon

Posted February 14, 2024 | Closes April 12, 2024 8:00 AM

Pool Manager - Summer Employment Opportunity Open and accepting applications now through Friday, April 12, 2024 - 8:00am The City of Mequon is currently accepting... Full Description

Procurement Specialist, Portage County

Posted January 3, 2024 | Open Until Filled

The Portage County Purchasing department is looking to hire a full-time Procurement Specialist ! Summary of Position: This position procures goods and... Full Description

Professional Land Surveyor, Village of Germantown

Posted February 14, 2024 | Open Until Filled

Located in the southeast corner of Washington County and in the northwest corner of the Milwaukee metropolitan area, the Village of Germantown is growing. Due to continued... Full Description

PT Telecommunications Clerk, City of Oshkosh

Posted November 29, 2023 | Open Until Filled

Location : Oshkosh, WI Deadline : This posting is open until filled. Salary : This is a part-time, hourly, non-exempt position with a full benefits... Full Description

Public Works Crew Member, Town of Cedarburg

Posted January 25, 2024 | Open Until Filled

Public Works Crew Member - Town of Cedarburg The Town of Cedarburg is seeking applicants for a Public Works Crew Member, a full-time regular position. Essential functions... Full Description

Public Works Director, Village of Lisbon

Posted January 31, 2024 | Closes March 1, 2024 11:59 PM

Public Works Director – Village of Lisbon, Wisconsin (pop. 10,523). Located in lake country in north central Waukesha County, Lisbon is primarily a residential community... Full Description

Public Works Director/Utility Superintendent, Village of Kronenwetter

Posted January 23, 2024 | Open Until Filled

The Village of Kronenwetter is seeking a Public Works Director/Utility Superintendent to lead the Kronenwetter Water and Sewer Utility, Parks Department and Public Works... Full Description

Quality Assurance Program Assistant, Portage County

Posted December 26, 2023 | Open Until Filled

The Portage County Health & Human Services department has a full-time Quality Assurance Program Assistant position open. This position will have the primary... Full Description

Sanitation Operator, City of Oshkosh

Posted January 30, 2024 | Open Until Filled

The City of Oshkosh, WI is seeking to fill Sanitation Operator vacancies. The work of the Sanitation Operator involves using automated and manual vehicles to collect,... Full Description

Sewer Maintenance Worker, City of Mequon

Posted February 6, 2024 | Open Until Filled

Position Overview This full-time position provides routine maintenance for the City’s sanitary sewer system and lift stations. The Sanitary Sewer Maintenance... Full Description

Social Worker, Portage County

Posted December 18, 2023 | Open Until Filled

The Portage County Health and Human Services department is hiring two (2) additional Social Workers to support the Comprehensive Community Services program . These... Full Description

Social Worker, Portage County

Posted December 19, 2023 | Open Until Filled

The Portage County Health & Human Services department is hiring a full-time (40 hrs / wk) Social Worker to support the Special Needs Program section . Effective... Full Description

Social Worker, Portage County

Posted February 2, 2024 | Open Until Filled

The Portage County Health Care Center has a great opportunity to join our 5 STAR FACILITY . We are hiring a full time Social Worker to join our team! Summary of... Full Description

Social Worker, Portage County

Posted February 20, 2024 | Open Until Filled

The Portage County Health & Human Services department is hiring a full-time Social Worker to support the Community Programs division. Pay starts at $29.83 / hr ... Full Description

Staff Accountant, City of Plymouth

Posted November 13, 2023 | Open Until Filled

Staff Accountant - Plymouth Utilities is looking for an enthusiastic, team player to join us as a Staff Accountant. This position will perform a variety of duties for the... Full Description

Staff Attorney, Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District

Posted February 7, 2024 | Closes February 28, 2024 11:59 PM

$110,386.67 - $129,913.97 EXCELLENT BENEFITS PACKAGE!! The Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District (MMSD) is a regional governmental agency that serves 1.1 million... Full Description

Staff Engineer, Village of Suamico

Posted December 19, 2023 | Open Until Filled

Staff Engineer Village of Suamico, WI December 19, 2023 The Village of Suamico (population 13,000+) is currently seeking a full time Staff Engineer. The Village... Full Description

Street Maintenance, City of Port Washington

Posted February 23, 2024 | Open Until Filled

Your Home Port. The Premier Community on the Great Lakes. Port Washington is known for offering “a touch of New England charm combined with Midwestern... Full Description

Summer Intern, Village of Libertyville, IL

Posted February 20, 2024 | Closes April 7, 2024 11:59 PM

Title: Summer Intern Department: Community Development Hourly Rate: $17.00/hour Closing Date: April 7, 2024 Description of Primary Purpose: The... Full Description

Survey Technician, Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District

Posted February 23, 2024 | Closes March 17, 2024 11:59 PM

$27.28- $32.09 EXCELLENT BENEFITS PACKAGE!! The Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District (MMSD) is a regional governmental agency that serves 1.1 million people in the... Full Description

Telecommunications Clerk, City of Oshkosh

Posted February 2, 2024 | Open Until Filled

Location: Oshkosh, WI Deadline: This posting will remain open until final candidates have been selected. Salary : This is a part-time, hourly, non-exempt... Full Description

Transit Operator/Sign, City of Oshkosh

Posted February 2, 2024 | Open Until Filled

Location : Oshkosh, WI Deadline : This posting is open until filled. Salary : This is a full-time hourly, non-exempt position. Must be able to work... Full Description

Utility Maintenance Operator - Wastewater, Village of Germantown

Posted February 21, 2024 | Closes April 1, 2024 11:00 AM

The Village of Germantown is searching for a utility maintenance operator with a strong mechanical aptitude for the Wastewater Utility. The selected individual will be well... Full Description

Victim Witness Coordinator, Portage County

Posted January 30, 2024 | Open Until Filled

The Portage County District Attorney’s office is hiring a full-time Victim Witness Coordinator to join their team. What are the primary job duties? ... Full Description

Wastewater Treatment Operator, City of Fond du Lac

Posted February 20, 2024 | Open Until Filled

Wastewater Operator City of Fond du Lac – Wastewater Treatment and Resource Recovery Facility (WTRRF) The City of Fond du Lac is accepting applications for... Full Description

Water Construction Worker, City of Oshkosh

Posted November 27, 2023 | Open Until Filled

Location : Oshkosh, WI Deadline : This posting will remain open until the position has been filled. The City of Oshkosh is searching for a... Full Description

Water Distribution Supervisor, City of Fond du Lac

Posted December 8, 2023 | Open Until Filled

The City of Fond du Lac Water Utility is accepting applications for a Water Distribution Supervisor. This position will be under general supervision of the Water Utility... Full Description

Water Resource Specialist, Portage County

Posted February 14, 2024 | Open Until Filled

The Portage County Planning & Zoning department is hiring a full-time Water Resource Specialist to join the team! This minimum starting pay is $29.83 / hr What... Full Description

Water Utility Maintenance/Operator, City of Beaver Dam

Posted November 6, 2023 | Open Until Filled

The City of Beaver Dam Utilities is accepting applications for the position of Utility Maintenance Operator in the Water Utility Department. The primary role of this position... Full Description

WIC Aide, Portage County

Posted November 10, 2023 | Open Until Filled

The Portage County Health & Human Services department is hiring a part-time (24 hrs per week) WIC Aide to join the team! Enjoy part-time hours while still being... Full Description

WWTP Liquids Operator I or II, City of Oshkosh

Posted December 8, 2023 | Open Until Filled

WWTP LIQUIDS OPERATOR I OR II Location : Oshkosh, WI Deadline : This posting will remain open until final candidates have been selected. Salary... Full Description