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Current Employment Opportunities, City of Milwaukee

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Accountant III (DPW-Infrastructure-Administration)

Under the general direction of the Business Operations Manager, the Accountant III manages accounting for the state and federal aid funded and local funded paving and bridge projects and sewer projects. The Accountant III prepares grant reimbursement requests, analyzes state progress reports, manages contracts and prepares reports on special studies as requested.

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Accountant III (DPW-Infrastructure-Administration)

Under the general direction of the Business Operations Manager, the Accountant III manages accounting for the state and federal aid funded and local funded paving and bridge projects and sewer projects. The Accountant III prepares grant reimbursement requests, analyzes state progress reports, manages contracts and prepares reports on special studies as requested.

Civil Engineer I and II (DPW-Infrastructure-Streets/Bridges)

The Civil Engineer is responsible for performing a variety of professional duties including designing, planning, and/or construction in one or more of the following areas: sewer and environmental engineering, water engineering, street, highway and transportation engineering, traffic engineering, and structural engineering.

Elevator Inspector (Department of Neighborhood Services)

Under the direction of the Electrical Inspection Supervisor, the Elevator Inspector conducts inspections of passenger and freight elevators, chair lifts, handicap lifts, escalators, moving walks, and dumbwaiters. These inspections take place in commercial and industrial buildings to insure that equipment installed in the City of Milwaukee meets the standards prescribed by State and City codes. Inspection work includes testing elevators and reviewing plans or specifications for new or existing elevator installations.

Engineering Drafting Technician I and II (DPW-Infrastructure-Administration)

Under the direction of the Management Civil Engineer Senior, the Engineering Drafting Technician performs computer-aided drafting of construction plans related to roadway paving, sewer construction, street lighting, traffic signals, underground conduit systems, water systems and other mapping/drawing-related functions.

Engineering Technician I and II (DPW-Infrastructure-Streets/Bridges)

Engineering Technicians perform technical duties in one or more of the following areas: construction, transportation, environmental, traffic and water engineering.

Fire Cadet (Milwaukee Fire Department)

Fire Cadets are uniformed civilian employees who work in an apprentice-style program designed to prepare Cadets for a career as Milwaukee Firefighters. Duties include training, administrative and clerical functions, as well as fire house duties. The assignments are widely varied so that the Fire Cadet will gain a broad range of operational and administrative experience. Fire Cadets are required to meet established program criteria to complete a prescribed course of college curriculum and a physical fitness program prior to being considered for appointment to Firefighter.

IT Support Specialist-Senior (Milwaukee Police Department)

Under the general direction of the Applications Manager, the IT Support Specialist Sr. delivers support to end users for various types of software programs. The IT Support Specialist-Senior reviews, analyzes, and modifies programming systems, including encoding, testing, and debugging, to support the organization’s application systems.

Maintenance Technician II (DPW-Infrastructure-Facilities)

Repairs, replaces, adjusts, and maintains all equipment related to facilities for the City of Milwaukee. Work includes preventative maintenance, repairs, programming and operation of HVAC, plumbing, mechanical, pneumatic and digital systems for high rise, commercial class A buildings and other City of Milwaukee facilities.

Management Engineer (DPW-Infrastructure-Streets/Bridges)

The Management Engineer of the street maintenance division directs all operations of street maintenance activities, including preparation of the section's operations, capital budgets and personnel activities.

Municipal Services Electrician (DPW-Infrastructure-Electrical)

The Municipal Services Electrician inspects, installs, services, repairs and maintains electrical equipment for the City’s street lighting, traffic control, water and sewer instrumentation, communication network systems, buildings, and facilities.

Police Aide (Milwaukee Police Department)

Police Aides are uniformed civilian employees who serve in an apprentice-style program designed to prepare them for a career as a Police Officer. Duties include administrative and clerical functions and processing of department arrestees. The assignments are widely varied so that the Police Aide can experience a broad range of operational and administrative functions. Police Aides are required to meet established criteria by completing a prescribed course of college curriculum and a physical fitness program prior to being considered for appointment to Police Officer.

Public Health Nurse 1 (Health Department)

Public Health Nurses assigned to the Maternal and Child Health Division and Disease Control and Environmental Health Division in the City of Milwaukee Health Department (MHD) engage in a variety of population-based and individual nursing activities in homes, schools, clinics and community settings designed to assure that health care is accessible and available to residents. While the majority of the positions are dedicated to maternal and child health care outcomes, additional employment opportunities in more specialized nursing assignments may also be available. These include Empowering Families of Milwaukee, Nurse Family Partnership, Communicable and Infectious Disease, Home Environmental Health, Immunization, and Women’s HIV Program.

Risk Management and Safety Officer (Dept. of Employee Relations-Operations)

Under the direction of the Employee Benefits Director, the Risk Management and Safety Officer is responsible for designing, implementing and evaluating all aspects of employee safety programs, and providing advice, guidance and facilitation for all general City departments regarding how to address and resolve employee safety issues and concerns.

Systems Security Administrator (Milwaukee Police Department)

Under the direction of the Information Systems Manager, the Systems Security Administrator is responsible for providing vision and leadership for developing and supporting information technology security initiatives for the Milwaukee Police Department (MPD).

Vehicle Services Technician I (DPW-Operations-Fleet Services)

Vehicle Services Technicians inspect, maintain, and repair operating systems for a variety of automobiles, light trucks, vans, heavy trucks and equipment, and other miscellaneous City-owned equipment.

Water Plant Automation Controls Engineer (DPW-Water)

Under the direction of the Water Plant Automation Manager, the Water Plant Automation Controls Engineer is responsible for programming and troubleshooting control systems, operator interfaces, servers and reports for the Milwaukee Water Works SCADA (supervisory control and data acquisition) system. In addition, the Water Plant Automation Controls Engineer will research and design new systems as they are updated.

Water Plant Automation Technician (DPW-Water)

The Water Plant Automation Technician will install, repair, service and calibrate process control equipment and instrumentation of the Plants and Meter Services Section of the Milwaukee Water Works (MWW).

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STAFFING SERVICES
Department of Employee Relations
200 E. Wells Street, Room 706
Milwaukee, WI 53202-3515

Office hours are weekdays from
8:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.

(414) 286-3751 (general info)
(414) 286-5555 (job hotline)
TDD: (414) 286-2960
E-mail: StaffingInfo@milwaukee.gov