Employment

The City of Waseca is committed to providing equal opportunity in all areas of employment, including but not limited to recruitment, hiring, demotion, promotion, transfer, selection, lay-off, disciplinary action, termination, compensation and selection for training. The City of Waseca will not discriminate against any employee or job applicant on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression, disability, age, marital status, genetic information, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, familial status, or membership on a local human rights commission or lawful participation in the Minnesota Medical Cannabis Patient Registry.

Public Works Maintenance Worker--Street/Sewer Division

Under general supervision, this service worker position uses, operates, and maintains heavy and light equipment required in City parks, streets, and public utilities, and performs public facility maintenance.

Maintenance Worker--Street/Sewer Job Description

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this position successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the formal education, experience, and training required.

Education
High school diploma or GED certificate required

Experience
Two (2) years of road and/or utility construction, landscaping, turf maintenance, or other related public works experience

Trainings, Certificates, and Licenses

  • Possess a Minnesota Class D Driver’s License
  • Possess the ability to obtain Class B Driver’s License with in the first six months of employment with the City

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

The requirements listed below are representative of the formal education, experience, and training preferred to exceptionally perform all of the functions of this position.

Education
Associate’s Degree or equivalent training at a technical or vocational school with a focus on Public Works

Experience
Two (2) plus years of road and/or utility construction or other related public works experience

Trainings, Certificates, and Licenses

  • Class SC wastewater collections system license

To apply for this position, please send a completed application, resume, and cover letter to Human Resources.

The pay range for this position: $24.46-30.59/hr

Application materials must be submitted by 4:00 PM on December 13, 2021.

 

Visitation and Exchange Monitor: Part-Time

Under limited supervision, this service position monitors visits and exchanges of non-custodial parents and their child(ren) at the Connections Visitation Center. Visitation and Exchange Monitors follow the center’s policy and procedures to ensure the overall safety of the clients. 

Candidates must possess the following minimum qualifications:
High school diploma or GED
One year of clerical and/or customer service experience.

The starting pay for this position is $11.11 per hour.

To apply for this position, please send a completed application, resume, and cover letter to Human Resources.
The position will be open until filled.

Mail: City Hall, Attn: Human Resources, 508 State Street South, Waseca, MN 56093
Email: humanresources@ci.waseca.mn.us
Fax: 507-835-9756

 

 

Police Reserve Volunteers

Are you interested in helping protect and serve Waseca’s citizens and visitors in a part-time, volunteer capacity? The Waseca Police Reserves currently has openings for qualified persons to join our team.

Chartered in 1974, the Waseca Police Reserves are a volunteer unit of the Waseca Police Department and provide assistance to the WPD through patrol services, educational events, traffic control and security at Waseca’s parades and festivals, and much more. The unit meets once per month and each Reserve Officer is scheduled a weekend evening patrol shift 1-2 times per month. Reserve Officers do not have the same authority as a licensed MN Peace Officer and are limited in their enforcement powers. Uniforms and training are provided on an ongoing basis.

To be considered for employment, potential applicants must:

  • File a written application on the form prescribed and furnished by the City of Waseca.
  • Be a citizen of the United States.
  • Reside within the boundaries of the Waseca Public Schools District.
  • Be at least 21 years of age.
  • Possess a valid Minnesota Driver's License and have a good driving record.
  • Have a high school diploma or equivalency certificate.
  • Submit to fingerprinting, background check, police contacts check, oral interviews and/or any other type of examination and/or testing as may be prescribed by the Chief of Police.
  • Be in good general health.

To apply for this position, please send a completed application form by mail to the City of Waseca, Attn: Human Resources, 508 S. State Street, Waseca, MN 56093, or by email to HumanResources@ci.waseca.mn.us. This position is open until filled.

Questions about the Reserve Unit program can be directed to the Waseca Police Department, 507-835-9720.