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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

Street/Utility Field Maintenance Foreman

Fond du Lac 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 of Fond du Lac is seeking a Street/Utility Field Maintenance Foreman to direct the construction, reconstruction, and maintenance of City storm and sanitary sewers, streets, bridges, etc., and direct snow removal, river and brush clearing, solid waste collection program and related operations. This person works closely with the City Engineer/Deputy Director Public Works, and under the direction of the Operations Superintendent.

The City is seeking a candidate with strong communication and leadership skills to work in a team environment, be detail oriented, and have experience in municipal and/or public works projects.  The qualified candidate will possess a High school diploma or GED, and have experience with technical training in sewer and road construction and maintenance; and six to nine years construction experience, including supervisory experience, or any combination of education and experience that provides equivalent knowledge, skills, and abilities; and possess a valid Wisconsin Commercial Class “A” Driver’s License.

The City of Fond du Lac offers a comprehensive fringe benefit package including health and life insurance, and participation in Wisconsin Retirement.  Application 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 clicking below, or contacting City Human Resources at (920) 322-3624.   

EOE


Email: jbraatz@fdl.wi.gov
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Parks and Pools

Long-term seasonal

The City of Fond du Lac is accepting applications for long-term seasonal employment (8 months) in the Parks Department of the Public Works Division. Seasonal work varies in nature, requiring continuous outdoor activity, including heavy lifting.

Work schedules include Monday - Friday with a rotating weekend schedule. 
Hours are very flexible to include: 8 hour days (40-hour week, 24-hour week, 16-hour week), or 4 hour days (20-hour week) between the hours of 6:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Starting wage: $11.40/hour.

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
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Crossing Guard Sub

The City of Fond du Lac is currently accepting applications for Substitute School Crossing Guards for the 2017-2018 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 $10.21. 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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Senior Center

Center Caretaker

The City of Fond du Lac is accepting applications for the position of Center Caretaker at the Senior Center.  This part-time position (18 hrs/week) will report to the Director and provide day-to-day cleaning and room set up, along with performing routine maintenance and program support, and have responsibility for outdoor upkeep of facility, grounds, and entrances/parking lots.

Various duties and responsibilities include:
* Performing routine daily/weekly/on-going cleaning of restrooms
* Sweeping and mopping of floors; wiping/sanitizing of tables and fixtures
* Vacuuming, dusting, emptying garbage and recycling bins, filling soda machine, stocking soap, toilet paper, and hand towel dispensers
* Upkeep of kitchen appliances, fixtures, etc.
* Performing routine maintenance care inside and outside Center:Windows; light maintenance; painting; parking lot safety.
* Performing floor maintenance stripping/waxing/burnishing and carpet cleaning as needed

Requirements include:
* High school diploma, with one to two years of housekeeping or janitorial experience, or any combination of education and experience that provides equivalent knowledge, skills, and abilities.
* Customer service and experience working with seniors a plus.

Starting salary is $14.29 - $15.11 based on qualifications.  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 clicking below, or contacting City Human Resources at (920) 322-3624.

EOE

Email: jbraatz@fdl.wi.gov
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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 - $23.53/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  

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