Employment Opportunities

The Village is currently seeking to fill the following:

Seasonal Part Time Highway and Parks Workers

Department: Public Works / Parks and Recreation

Summary:

The Village of Mount Pleasant, WI (pop. 26,197) seeks individuals to serve as Seasonal Part Time Highway and Parks Workers. The position will work under supervision in the Departments of Public Works and Parks and Recreation. The position will help maintain parks facilities and grounds, maintain roadside signs, pick up litter along roadsides, wash and clean vehicles, and work on other general road maintenance. The position will also work in building maintenance (such as painting and cleaning), cut grass with push- and commercial-type mowers, help with ditch and culvert maintenance cleaning, and trim brush and trees.

Qualifications:

The Village expects applicants to work around the public in a safe and courteous manner. Applicants must be older than 18 years of age and have:

  • A valid Wisconsin Driver’s License
  • A good driving record
  • Ability to demonstrate flexibility in the work environment to perform a variety of changing tasks
  • The ability to lift 75 pounds occasionally
  • Ability to tolerate weather extremes for periods of time

Compensation:

The hours of work may vary; however, applicants can expect to work between three and five days per week with varying hours (up to eight per day). Saturdays, Sundays, and holiday hours may also be required. The rate of pay for the position is $14.57 per hour.

Please Submit Resume To:

Mark Benish, Highway Foreman
8811 Campus Drive
Mount Pleasant, WI 53406
Fax: (262) 664-7809

By e-mail: mbenish@mtpleasantwi.gov

Please put "Seasonal Part Time Workers Application" the subject line.

Positions open until filled.

Planner I

Department: Community Development & Planning

Summary:

The Village of Mount Pleasant, WI (pop. 26,197) seeks an individual to serve as a Planner I. A Planner I assists with responding to public inquiries, reviewing development proposals, preparation of reports to various elected and appointed officials, analyzing data, formulating recommendations related to department projects and plans, and reviewing and updating municipal codes related to planning and development. The Planner I regularly interacts with the public, Village officials, developers, and other agencies. The Planner I also assists with municipal code enforcement. The position reports to the Community Development Director.

Qualifications: 

The position requires graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with a focus on urban planning, economic development, public administration or related fields. The position also requires a minimum of six months of progressively responsible experience in planning and economic development. A Master’s Degree in a related field is desirable. Equivalent combinations of training and experience will be considered. The applicant must have a valid driver’s license, the ability to evaluate and make independent decisions and demonstrate a history of effective communication and interpersonal skills.

Compensation:

The salary for this position is $40,000 - $45,000 DOQ and is subject to a six-month probationary period. The position includes a competitive benefits package and participation in the Wisconsin Retirement System.

Please Submit Resume and Cover Letter To:


Samuel Schultz, Community Development Director
8811 Campus Drive
Mount Pleasant, WI 53406
Fax: (262) 664-7809

By e-mail: sschultz@mtpleasantwi.gov

Please put "Planner I Application" in the subject line.

Position open until April 28 at 5:00 PM