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Employment Opportunities

The City of Menasha only accepts applications for current vacancies.

Please complete and return to the Human Resources Department.


Employment Opportunities


The City of Menasha is accepting applications for the positions listed below. To be considered in the hiring process, every applicant must complete a City of Menasha application and return it to our office postmarked by the application deadline. Resumes without an application will not be considered.



Full-time Vacancies:


Position Duties/




Deadline Date


Park Laborer


This is a manual labor position responsible for all aspects of the maintenance and operations of the Department of Parks, Forestry, and Cemeteries. Primary duties include a variety of manual and semi-skilled park, forestry and cemetery maintenance tasks and related work.


Minimum Requirements/Qualifications of Position:

High school diploma or equivalent and at least one to three years work experience in park maintenance, arboriculture, horticulture, or related comparable landscape / grounds keeping setting.

Ability to operate grounds maintenance equipment including but not limited to: mowers, sweepers, pickup trucks, tractors, snow plows, chain saws, and other power tools.

Ability to operate construction equipment including but limited to: backhoe, dump truck, skid steer and front end loaders.

Working knowledge of the practices and principles of Park maintenance including but not limited to turf care, cleaning of shelter and restrooms, athletic facilities, and playground equipment.

Working knowledge of the practices and principles of construction including but not limited to carpentry, masonry/hardscape.

Working knowledge of the practices and principles of Arboriculture/Forestry including but not limited to tree identification, planting, and pruning procedures.

Have, or be able to obtain within three months of the date of hire, a valid Wisconsin CDL Class B Commercial Driver's License with the N endorsement and good driving record which meets the legal and medical requirements of the CDL.


Starting rate is $19.11 per hour with advancement to $23.88, with an excellent fringe benefit package. Selected applicant must be willing to establish permanent residence within 20 miles of the nearest city limit.

 Application Form - 2014     

Park Laborer   Job Description

Feb 13, 2015



Summer Park and Recreation:

Summer Recreation Positions

Recreation - Playground leaders, instructors for gymnastics, baseball, and tennis. Specific activity experience and First-aid and CPR certification is desirable. Hours vary by position and are part-time. Mostly a Mon-Thurs. work week and may include morning, afternoon or evening hours. Occasional weekend and other special event duties are required. Head leader positions may be available in the activities listed above.

Adult Softball – Slow-pitch umpires and scorekeepers needed. Leagues held on Monday, Thursday, and Sunday evenings. Reliability is an absolute requirement. Minimum age for scorekeepers is 15. Approximately 6-12 hours per week.

Employment Application Form-Seasonal /Casual Positions

For more specific job information in the area of recreation, pool and softball e-mail Brian Tungate, Director of Parks and Recreation,


Feb 2, 2015


until positions

are filled.


Park Laborer

Parks - Park Laborers must be 18 years of age or older (perform a variety of park maintenance duties such as mowing, string trimming, litter control, cleaning restrooms/shelters, ball diamond prep, etc.). Valid driver's license required. Hours are typically 7:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. daily.

Submit an application and a brief letter of interest by February 2, 2015 to the Personnel Department, 140 Main Street, Menasha, WI 54952. Early application is encouraged.


Employment Application Form--Seasonal/Casual Positions

To obtain specific park job laborer information e-mail Vince Maas, Park Superintendent

Feb. 2, 2015


until positions

are filled



Assistant Manager-Pool First Aid and PRO-CPR certification required prior to employment. Experience supervising young adults and prior pool work experience and lifeguard training preferred. Potential for more than one opening. A working knowledge of Red Cross swim lesson program is beneficial. Flexible work schedule.


Swimming Pool Water Safety Instructors (WSI), Certified Lifeguards, Attendants and Concession workers. First-aid and Pro-CPR Certification required prior to work. WSI class reimbursement available. Hours per week vary by position. Pool is open for public swim daily from 1:00-8:00 p.m. When in session, lessons are from 9:25 a.m.-12:30 p.m.


Employment Application Form--Seasonal/Casual Positions

Feb. 2, 2015


until positions

are filled


Seasonal Vacancy:

Yard Attendant

Public Works

This position starts on April 25th and is scheduled to end November 25th

The hours are M-F 3pm-5pm and Saturday 8am-1pm

The hourly rate is $9.25

Essential Job Functions

  • Greet the public, answer inquiries, and provide general information about the City's Public Works Facility and programs, and refer public to appropriate sources of information.
  • Open and close the recycle/yard waste center ensuring facility is properly secured.
  • Ensure minimal contamination in each of the recyclable containers by prohibiting and physically removing improper materials.
  • Handle/lift/rearrange recyclables and recyclable containers and special wastes.
  • Check each citizen for residency and compliance with our mandatory recycling programs.
  • Identify, document and report any violations to the Public Works Superintendent.
  • Accept and record payment for disposal fees, reconcile monies and compile daily site usage reports.
  • Maintain Drop-off site and grounds in a presentable manner.
  • Has the authority to reject loads that contain materials not accepted at the Drop-off site.

         •  Make frequent contact with the general public requiring courtesy 

          Must adhere to the City's safety policies.

  • Perform other related job duties as assigned.  

Job Requirements:

•  A High School diploma or equivalent.

•  Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions.

•  Ability to establish effective communications with the public in a courteous and tactful manner.

•  Ability to work independently

•  Ability to read and comply with safety policies and procedures.

•  Ability to work out of doors in somewhat undesirable conditions due to exposure to the elements.

•  Valid Wisconsin Driver's license.

Complete Job Description:Yard Attendant

Employment Application Form--Seasonal/Casual Positions


Until Position is filled


Seasonal Park Laborer

 Park Department

Position typical starts in April and will terminates in November. This term will not exceed 1200 hours.

The hours are generally 7AM to 3PM Mon-Fri and as scheduled on weekends and/or holidays. The work schedule may be changed to meet the needs of the city.

The hourly rate is $15.25

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS of position include the following:

  • Operate grounds maintenance equipment including but not limited to, mowers, sweepers, roto-tillers, power saws, trucks, tractors, spray machines, etc.
  • Operate turf and other construction equipment , including but not limited to, back hoe, trucks, loaders
  • Clean and maintain shelters, comfort stations and boat docks.
  • Maintain grassy areas by cutting, trimming, spraying and irrigating.
  • Maintain and propagates trees, flowers and shrubs by planting, pruning, weeding, irrigating and spraying..
  • Maintain ball diamonds and other athletic facilities as needed. Assist in repairing and painting playground equipment.
  • Assist in carpentry , masonry work and forestry related projects as needed.
  • Assist in park construction projects.
  • Report all vandalism and accidents to Park Superintendent.
  • Perform other related job duties as assigned.   
  • Report for work as scheduled.


•  Working knowledge of the tools, equipment, methods and practices used in park building and maintenance work.

•  Ability to use maintenance tools, machinery and park equipment.

•  Ability to make varied mechanical and tool repairs.

•  Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions.

•  Ability to establish effective communications with the public.

•  Some work experience in park maintenance or related landscape/grounds keeping

•  Knowledge and compliance with safety policy procedures.

•  Valid Wisconsin Driver's license.

Complete job Description Causal Park Laborer 1199 hrs


Employment Application Form---Seasonal/Casual Positions

Until Position is filled


Season starts in April



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Application Deadline Date /

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Employment Applications


 Application Form - 2014         --Full-Time/Regular Part-time Positions

Employment Application Form--Police Officer Positions

Employment Application Form--Seasonal/Casual Positions

Employment Application Form--Public Library Positions


You may stop in the Human Resources Office during regular business hours ( 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. , Monday-Friday) to obtain an application form, or print one out from an Acrobat PDF. You must have Acrobat Reader installed on your computer. Click on the Acrobat icon link to install it free.


Applications must be filled out completely and mailed or faxed to the City's Human Resources Department postmarked by the application deadline date. Should you fax your application 920 967-5273, please mail the original as the City requires an original signature for all applications. The City does not accept email or computer connection applications as original signatures are required on employment applications.


Send completed applications to:


  Human Resources Department

  City of Menasha

  140 Main Street

  Menasha , WI 54952

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