The City of Baxter appreciates your interest in employment. Current job openings are posted below, if available.
Applications must be completely submitted by the closing date and time indicated on the announcement. Application materials received after the deadline or incomplete applications will not be considered.
It’s the City of Baxter’s policy to provide equal opportunity in employment. The City will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, status with regards to public assistance and activity in a local human rights commission, or any other basis protected by law.
Assistant City Engineer
The City of Baxter (POP. 8,318) is part of the Baxter/Brainerd Micropolitan Statistical Area that has a population of over 91,000. Baxter, a regional center located in the heart of the central lakes area of Minnesota, is seeking applicants for the position of Assistant City Engineer. The primary responsibilities for this position are for activities associated with municipal engineering, which includes but is not limited to the supervision and coordination of staff and consultants on the Engineering Division’s daily operations; design and construction management of public improvement projects; oversight of the City’s MS4 and pavement management programs; review and process residential, commercial, and industrial building permits and development agreements; provide engineering guidance on planning and building department submittals; and handle resident inquiries.
Minimum requirements are bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering with an EIT Certificate; ability to become a Minnesota State Licensed Professional Civil Engineer within one year of date of hire; one to three years of experience working in municipal engineering, including a minimum of one year of experience supervising employees; ability to obtain Minnesota MS4 required certifications within one year of the date of hire; working knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite, AutoCAD 3D Design, and ArcView; and must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license.
The expected starting salary range is $64,934 to $82,257 with a competitive benefit package. A complete job description and application may be obtained on the City’s website at www.baxtermn.gov or call (218) 454-5108. Please submit an application, resume, and letter of interest by March 16, 2018.
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Park & Trail Intern
The City of Baxter is part of the Baxter/Brainerd Micropolitan Statistical Area that has a population of over 91,000. Baxter, a regional center located in the heart of the central lakes area of Minnesota, is seeking applicants for the position of Park & Trail Intern. This position provides a future professional, who is a college senior or graduate student studying a parks and recreation curriculum, a quality introductory experience into the administration and implementations of park facilities. Additionally, this position is expected to provide additional staff support for the Parks and Trails Division, and perform other duties or responsibilities as assigned by the Parks and Trails Supervisor. Minimum requirements are a student completing a bachelor or master’s degree in Parks and Recreation or a similar field of study; experience in using Microsoft Office Products including Word, Excel, and Outlook; and possess a valid class D Minnesota Driver’s License. The individual selected for the intern position would enter into an agreement with National Joint Powers Alliance (NJPA). NJPA would provide compensation of $12 per hour. Please submit an application, resume, and letter of interest by 4:00 p.m. Friday, February 23, 2018.
Seasonal Park Attendant
=This position is responsible for providing the users of the City’s park system with safe, properly maintained, and high-quality facilities. This position is responsible for enforcing park and beach rules, performing general cleaning and light maintenance of park grounds and facilities, promoting safety and responding to and providing assistance in cases of injuries or water rescue attempts. Must possess a valid class D Minnesota’s driver’s license and a high school diploma or MN accredited GED or currently enrolled as a student. Starting wage is $10 per hour. Please submit an application by 4:00 p.m. on Friday, March 2, 2018.
Seasonal Public Works Maintenance
This position performs manual and semi-skilled maintenance work within the street, water, wastewater, and stormwater divisions. Performs other related functions as assigned or apparent. Must be 18 years of age or over; must possess a valid class D Minnesota driver’s license; and high school diploma or MN accredited GED or currently enrolled as a student. Starting wage is $10 per hour. Please submit an application by 4:00 p.m. on Friday, March 2, 2018.
Seasonal Roadside Mower
This position performs manual and semi-skilled seasonal city-wide roadside mowing. Must be 18 years of age or over; most possess a valid class D Minnesota driver’s license; high school diploma or MN accredited GED or currently enrolled as a student; and experience operating light equipment. Must be available to work for approximately six weeks beginning June 1 and six additional weeks beginning early August. Starting wage is $11-12 per hour. Please submit an application by 4:00 p.m. on Friday, March 2, 2018.
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