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    160 South Macy Street
    Fond du Lac, WI 54935  Map It
    Phone: 920 322-3423
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Employment Opportunities

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Municipal Service Center

Operations Superintendent - Public Works

The City of Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, is a beautiful and thriving community of 43,151 located at the foot of Lake Winnebago. Fond du Lac is a great place to live and work and its recreational opportunities are second-to-none. In addition, Fond du Lac is only an hour away from Green Bay, Milwaukee, and Madison and all those communities have to offer.

The City is seeking an Operations Superintendent – Public Works.  The purpose of this position is to supervise, plan and coordinate various functions of the Fleet Division, Maintenance Division, Solid Waste Division, and Electrical Division of the Department of Public Works.  The Operations Superintendent will be responsible for day to day operational management of tasks, activities, services, issues, operational performance and personnel management and performance associated with each individual task/work order, and coordinate City operations to allow efficient delivery of services.

The successful candidate will be a responsible leader able to manage and set priorities for day to day activities.  Preparation, monitoring, and administering the Capital and Operation budgets for all divisions to allocate sufficient resources for scheduled work is required to assure excellent performance of City services is accomplished and maintained on a regular basis.  Proficiency in communications is required in order to be the spokesperson to the public and the press on work projects and emergency operations.

Position requires knowledge of public works operations, facilities and procedures; materials, methods and equipment used in fleet operations, municipal electrical systems and utilities infrastructure maintenance; equipment maintenance, methods and procedures including both preventive and corrective techniques.  Minimum training involves a two-year engineering or public works administration degree and five to 10 years’ experience in public works supervision, or any appropriate combination of education and experience that provides equivalent knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as experience counseling people in difficult situations, excellent judgment, communication, and organizational skills.  The individual must exhibit creative problem solving skills, including the ability to translate solutions into action plans.

Submit cover letter, application, and resume to: City of Fond du Lac, Human Resources, 160 S. Macy St., Fond du Lac, WI 54935.  You may obtain materials by contacting City Human Resources at (920) 322-3624 or visiting the City website at www.fdl.wi.gov

First review of applications will take place on Wednesday, October 24.  Position will remain open until filled.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Email: jbraatz@fdl.wi.gov
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Police Department

Patrol Officer

Applications are being accepted for the position of Patrol Officer. The Fond du Lac Police Department will be conducting a continuous recruitment process.
As the Fond du Lac area demographics continue to diversify, the Fond du Lac Police Department will be actively soliciting applications from qualified minority candidates as well as candidates fluent in second languages.  The City of Fond du Lac is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Salary Benefits: Starting salary of $52,097.53 plus benefits, includes but is not limited to paid vacation, holiday premium pay, uniform allowance, sick leave, health, life insurance, and retirement.
Qualifications: U.S. Citizen, 18 years of age, no felony convictions, valid Wisconsin Driver’s License with good driving record, Associate Degree or 60 credits minimum with preference toward a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college, good verbal and written communication skills. Candidates must have the mental and physical ability to perform essential functions of a police officer and be able to use all standard police equipment, techniques and use of force options.
Note: Written exam; Oral interviews; Psychological profile; Medical examination; Vision examination (20/20 correctable); Drug screening; Background investigation; Physical fitness/agility screening; Successful applicants will be advised of written test date.
Contact David LeCaptain at dlecaptain@fdl.wi.gov or Jackie Braatz at jbraatz@fdl.wi.gov for questions regarding position or application.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

Email: jbraatz@fdl.wi.gov
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Crossing Guard Sub

The City of Fond du Lac is currently accepting applications for Substitute School Crossing Guards for the 2018-2019 school year. Successful applicants will be assigned to work 2 hours per day at various locations in the City, as needed. (The 2 hours per day consists of one hour each in the morning and afternoon.)  

Crossing Guards are responsible for the safety of grade school children while helping them cross at busy intersections. This is an excellent way to supplement your income. Hourly wage will be $10.41. A pre-employment physical, drug screening and background check will be performed. 

If you are interested in this opportunity, please click the link below, visit the City Human Resources Office, 4th Floor, City-County Government Center, 160 S. Macy Street, Fond du Lac or call (920) 322-3624. Applications will be accepted until all positions are filled.

Email: jbraatz@fdl.wi.gov
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Community Service Officer

The City of Fond du Lac is accepting applications for the position of Community Service Officer (CSO) at the Police Department.  The CSO program has been a beneficial program to the Fond du Lac Police Department for many years.  A CSO generally assists the police department with community relations, district policing initiatives, urban blight reduction, crime prevention and community service activities, special events, parking enforcement, scene security, and even minor complaints to name a few of the CSO responsibilities.   Because of the combined experience with our CSO program and their post-secondary education, many of our former CSO’s have become successful police officers throughout Wisconsin.  If you are eager to become part of a cohesive team where your community contributions are recognized and the team’s success is celebrated please consider becoming a CSO with the Fond du Lac Police Department.

Requirements include: High school graduate or equivalent; possess a valid Wisconsin driver’s license with a good driving record; geographic knowledge of the City of Fond du Lac; basic knowledge of parking regulations and restrictions; and ability to interact with the public in a respectful, professional manner.

Open until filled.

If you are interested in this excellent opportunity, please submit a completed application and resume describing your experience as it relates directly to this position.  You may obtain application materials by contacting City Human Resources at (920) 322-3624 or clicking the link below.

EOE

Email: jbraatz@fdl.wi.gov
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