Employment Opportunities

Light Equipment Operator - Streets

The City of Faribault has an opening for a light equipment operator in the Streets Department. Applicants must submit a letter of interest, resume and complete City application packet to be eligible. Application packets are available at www.faribault.org or at Faribault City Hall, 208 NW First Avenue, Faribault, MN 55021. Packets must be mailed or dropped off at Faribault City Hall.

Position Functions:

Position performs semi-skilled work in the use of light to medium equipment in maintenance and construction work.  Involves responsibility for the safe and efficient operation of a variety of equipment used in the construction and maintenance of streets and other municipal facilities; also includes physical labor.

For qualifications, starting pay and additional information, see the job description/posting below:

Light Equipment Operator job description

Application deadline: Wednesday, October 23, 2019 by 4:00 p.m.

For more information, contact Kevin Bushard, Human Resources Manager at 507-333-0354.

Please see the Human Resources main page for the City of Faribault employment application.

Parks and Recreation Receptionist Position 1

The City of Faribault has an opening in the Parks and Recreation Department for a Part-time Receptionist.  This position performs a variety of clerical duties and receptionist support. Applicants must submit a letter of interest, resume and complete City application packet to be eligible. Application packets are available at www.faribault.org or at Faribault City Hall, 208 NW First Avenue, Faribault, MN 55021. Packets must be mailed or dropped off at Faribault City Hall.

Minimum qualifications

Education and Experience:

GED or High School Education

One year equivalent experience

Preferred qualifications

Municipal clerical experience

Secondary language abilities

Application deadline: Friday, October 23, 2019

Wage: $16.36/hour

Hours: Part-time (Local No. 70) Monday 9-4 p.m., Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 8:30 to 12:30 p.m., flexible with an occasional evening or weekend.

Parks and Recreation Receptionist Position job description 

Parks and Recreation Receptionist Position 2

The City of Faribault has an opening in the Parks and Recreation Department for a Part-time Receptionist. This position performs a variety of clerical duties and receptionist support. Applicants must submit a letter of interest, resume and complete City application packet to be eligible. Application packets are available at www.faribault.org or at Faribault City Hall, 208 NW First Avenue, Faribault, MN 55021. Packets must be mailed or dropped off at Faribault City Hall.

Minimum qualifications

Education and Experience:

GED or High School Education

One year equivalent experience

Preferred qualifications

Municipal clerical experience

Secondary language abilities

Application deadline: Friday, October 23, 2019

Wage: $16.36/hour

Hours: Part-time (Local No. 70) Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 12:30 to 4:30 p.m., Friday 9-4 p.m., flexible with an occasional evening or weekend.

Parks and Recreation Receptionist Position job description

Administrative Assistant II

The City of Faribault has an opening for a full-time Administrative Assistant II in its Finance Department.  Applicants must submit a letter of interest, resume and complete City application packet to be eligible. Application packets are available at www.faribault.org or at Faribault City Hall, 208 NW First Avenue, Faribault, MN 55021. Packets must be mailed or dropped off at Faribault City Hall.

Position Functions:

This position provides administrative support to the department to accomplish its goals and objectives. It further performs a variety of routine clerical and administrative work in answering central phone system, greeting the public, providing customer service, cashiering, data processing, and bookkeeping.

For qualifications, starting pay and additional information, see the job description/posting below:

Administrative Assistant II Job Description

Application Deadline: Monday, October 14 by 4:00 p.m. or until filled

For more information, contact Kevin Bushard, Human Resources Manager at 507-333-0354.

Please see the Human Resources main page for the City of Faribault employment application.

Temporary Seasonal Employment Opportunities

The City of Faribault is accepting applications for the following 2019 Summer Temporary Seasonal employment opportunities:

• Lifeguard
• Concessions Front Desk
• Swimming Pool Manager
• Swimming Lessons Instructors
• Seasonal Parks Laborer
• Library Circulation Aide
• Streets Maintenance
• Recreation (Youth Recreation Leader, Water Fitness Instructor, Youth Ball Coaches, Youth Officials, Building Supervisors)
• Public Works Utilities (Lawn Maintenance, Building Maintenance, Utilities, Sanitary Sewer Cleaning etc.)

Applications will be accepted continuously until all positions have been filled. Job applications can be found on the City’s website www.faribault.org or contact Human Resources at City Hall, 208 NW First Avenue, Faribault MN 55021 or 507-333-0354.

Positions will start at the beginning of May and will continue through the summer.  

Equal Opportunity Employer

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