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    160 South Macy Street
    Fond du Lac, WI 54935  Map It
    Phone: 920 322-3423
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    M-F: 7:45am - 4:30pm


Employment Opportunities

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Municipal Service Center

Garage Attendant

The City of Fond du Lac is accepting applications for the position of Garage Attendant within the Fleet Division. The position is under supervision to assist the stockroom attendant and to perform related work as required.

Specific duties include: Receiving and entering inventory and stocking shelves; performing data entry for fleet job orders and inventory maintenance; parts running, performing manual cleaning work in and about the garage; performing waste oil tank inspection and alarm testing; making minor repairs to fuel pumps and shop equipment; categorizing and disposing safely of oil based products, thinner, antifreeze, acid, pesticides, herbicides, and mercury.

Required: Knowledge of Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel Software programs, with the desire and ability to learn additional computer programs as needed (testing will be performed); possession of a valid Wisconsin Commercial “Class A” Driver’s License without air brakes restriction and with tanker endorsement within 60 days of hire; current certification for fork-lift operation; and ability to obtain Class A & B Certifications for Underground Storage Operators within 60 days of hire.

Desirable: Graduation from high school or equivalent; previous janitorial or mechanical work experience. A comprehensive benefit package is offered including health, dental & life insurance. Starting salary range is $14.29 - $16.33. Apply by completing a City of Fond du Lac application; position open until filled.
EOE 

Email: jbraatz@fdl.wi.gov
Application_GA_02.doc  
Laborer

The City of Fond du Lac is accepting applications for the position of Laborer within the Fleet Division. The position is under supervision to assist the stockroom attendant and to perform related work as required.

Specific duties include: general cleaning at Municipal Service Center to include bathrooms, locker rooms, private offices, and common areas including the lunch/training room ; building maintenance - repairing plumbing fixtures, ice machine, air makeup units, replacing light bulbs including working with vendors who repair and calibrate carbon monoxide detection system, fire suppression system, fire extinguisher updates; hazardous material handling, separating oil, paint, acids, bases, insecticides, herbicides, sorting and disposing including working with Hazardous Waste contractor; purchasing parts and making parts runs in and out of City limits;  snow removal on walks, doorways, areas close to buildings, lawn care and yard maintenance; assisting with service calls, taking oil dry out to vehicles with ruptured hydraulic lines, and taking fuel out to equipment which stays on the job site; and vehicle cleaning inside and outside. 

Required: Possession of a valid Wisconsin Commercial “Class A” Driver’s License without air brakes restriction; 2 years building maintenance experience.

Desirable: Graduation from high school or equivalent; previous janitorial work experience; background in hazardous waste management.

A comprehensive benefit package is offered including health, dental & life insurance. Starting salary range is $14.29 - $16.33. Apply by clicking on the link below.  Open until filled.

                              Equal Opportunity Employer

 

Email: jbraatz@fdl.wi.gov
Application_Laborer.doc  

Parks and Pools

Long-term seasonal

The City of Fond du Lac is accepting applications for long-term seasonal employment (8 months) in the Department of Public Works Division. Seasonal work varies in nature, requiring continuous outdoor activity, including heavy lifting. A valid Wisconsin Driver’s License is required. Preferred, but not mandatory, that applicants possess a valid Wisconsin Commercial Class “A” Driver’s license without air brake restrictions and with tanker endorsement. Applicants should be 18 years of age at time of hire and able to lift 75 lbs. A physical exam and drug-screening test is required prior to start.

Interested individuals may obtain application materials by clicking on the link below or contacting City Human Resources at (920) 322-3624. Open until filled.
Equal Opportunity Employer

Email: jbraatz@fdl.wi.gov
Application_Long_term_seasonal_16_Parks_01.doc  

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 $49,368.07 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
Patrol_Application_2017_On_going_Recruit_5232017114653.docx  

Public Works

Street Maintenance Worker

The City of Fond du Lac is accepting applications for the position of Street Maintenance Worker within the Construction & Maintenance Division.  All work is physical in nature.  Specific duties include patching streets, forming and pouring concrete, making asphalt repairs in streets, rebuilding and repairing catch basins, working on annual leaf collection program, and salting and plowing snow in winter conditions.

Other duties include transporting gravel, excess soil, building and construction materials, hauling snow, loading, hauling and dumping refuse.  Performs routine vehicle maintenance, i.e. checks oil, tire pressure, battery, etc. and manual labor incidental to operation, driving various types of trucks and operating machines and equipment incidental to public works construction and maintenance activities.  Ability to maneuver equipment trailer behind a dump truck is essential. Those with experience in construction and the operation of construction equipment will be preferred.

Graduation from high school or equivalent, and possession of a valid Wisconsin Commercial “Class A” Driver’s License without air brakes restriction, and with tanker endorsement required.

A comprehensive fringe benefit package is offered including health, dental & life insurance.  Salary range - $18.30 - $20.92.

Apply by completing a City of Fond du Lac application by Friday, July 28th, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. Applications are available by clicking on the link below, or at the City Human Resources office on the 4th floor of the City-County Government Center, or by calling (920) 322-3624.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Email: jbraatz@fdl.wi.gov
Application_SMW_01.doc  

Transit

Bus Driver - part time

The City of Fond du Lac is currently accepting applications for the position of Part-time Bus Driver. The purpose of the position is to operate a public bus in the transportation of citizens according to predetermined routes and timetables during the hours of 6 a.m. – 6 p.m., Monday through Friday. Applicants must have flexibility to work split shifts and assume other route assignments when needed. Work schedule will be a minimum of 23 hours/week to a maximum 40 hours/week. Hourly contractual wage - $19.46 at time of hire; $20.45 within 6 months.

The successful candidate will have an excellent driving record and possess a Wisconsin Commercial Driver’s License with Air Brake and Passenger endorsements. Applicants will be required to send proof of all endorsements.  Good customer service skills are also required.  Previous bus driving experience preferred.

A pro-rated benefit package is included.  If you are interested in this position, you may obtain application materials at the City Human Resources office on the 4th floor of the City-County Government Center; or by clicking the link below.  
Open until filled.

EOE 

Email: jbraatz@fdl.wi.gov
Application_BD_01.doc  

Water Utility

Water Utility Worker

The City of Fond du Lac is accepting applications for the position of Water Utility Worker within the Department of Public Works Water Utility Division. The position is under general supervision to perform all duties necessary for the installation and maintenance of water facilities.

Specific duties include:
• assist in opening trenches
• making repairs to damaged mains, services, valves and hydrants
• tapping new water services
• install water valves and hydrants
• assist in backfilling of excavations
• saw-cut pavement
• operate dump truck hauling materials and equipment to/from the job site
• operate hydro-vacuum machine for mechanical excavation
• turn valves
• stock work vehicle with necessary supplies
• prepare disturbed area for restoration
• pour concrete curb & gutter, pavement and sidewalks
• repair landscape
• other duties and tasks as required

The position also requires the employee to be frequently available for emergency response, off-shift work.

Qualifications include:
Working knowledge of water distribution systems, construction and maintenance and associated equipment; a basic understanding of proper roadway and pavement repair; working knowledge of dump truck operation and maintenance; knowledge of motor vehicle laws; familiarity with construction zone safety practices and procedures; and ability to follow instructions. Possession of a valid Wisconsin Commercial “Class A” Driver’s License without air brake restrictions and with tanker endorsement.

Desirable Training and Experience:
Previous experience in performing manual work of a semi-skilled nature on construction and maintenance of underground facilities; graduation from high school or equivalent; multi-lingual a plus.

The City offers a comprehensive benefit package including health, dental and life insurance, as well as participation in the Wisconsin Retirement System. Starting salary range - $18.30 - $20.92/hour.

Applications are available by clicking on the link below, or in the City Human Resources office on the 4th floor of the City-County Government Center, or by calling (920) 322-3624.  Position is open until filled.


Equal Opportunity Employer

Email: jbraatz@fdl.wi.gov
Application_WUW_2082017121423.doc  
Engineering Technician II

The City of Fond du Lac is accepting applications for the position of Engineering Technician II within the Department of Public Works Water Utility Division. This full-time position reports to the Water Operations Manager. The applicant must be capable of performing skilled and advanced technical work in the office and the field in conjunction with design, construction and coordination of municipal water distribution projects; have good public relation skills; and be a motivated independent worker. This position routinely works with other Water Utility and Engineering Division personnel. The person is responsible for identifying and performing engineering technical duties, which follow prescribed methods and procedures, and also involve the application of previously acquired engineering and heavy construction methods.
Various duties and responsibilities include:Water main design; preparation of plans and specifications for contract bidding; oversee construction activities; create and maintain permanent records of system components; advise, assist and coordinate work with Water Utility maintenance crews; provide general and technical information to private contractors and the general public; conduct fire flow tests; review proposed plans for private water extension projects; locate utility facilities when necessary; perform minor maintenance work and update inventory records.
Qualifications include:Working knowledge of Water Utility operations, construction methods, water main and service fittings; working knowledge and ability to assemble engineering and computer aided drawing (AutoCad, ArcGIS) plans and specifications; extensive knowledge of construction practices and procedures; ability to assemble and interpret engineering plans and specifications; ability to maintain accurate and complete records and the ability to establish and maintain effective working and public relations.
Required Training and Experience: Graduation from high school or equivalent; previous technical training and/or relevant experience in civil engineering and water distribution; five or more years of engineering office or field experience and good communication skills.
The City of Fond du Lac offers a comprehensive benefit package including health, dental & life insurance.  Salary range - $25.00 - $28.00/hour.
Applications are available at the City Human Resources office on the 4th floor of the City-County Government Center, by clicking on the link below, or by calling (920) 322-3624. Open until filled.
Equal Opportunity Employer

Email: jbraatz@fdl.wi.gov
Application_ETII_01.doc  

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