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Current Employment Opportunities, City of Milwaukee

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Applications may only be completed via the online employment center.  Select a job title below to view the current salary, essential functions of the position, minimum education and experience requirements, application deadline, as well as to apply.

 


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Health Access Assistant

Under the direction of the Healthcare Access Program Manager, the Health Access Assistant assists clients seeking a higher quality of life by providing appropriate, comprehensive support and information as they apply for governmental benefit and entitlement programs such as Medicaid, Health Insurance Marketplace, BadgerCare Plus, Family Planning Only Services, SeniorCare, FoodShare Wisconsin, and Wisconsin Shares Childcare programs.

Health Project Coordinator

The Health Project Coordinator-Empowering Families of Milwaukee (EFM) provides daily coordination of EFM program staff, comprised of Public Health Nurses and Public Health Social Workers.

Employee Relations Director

The Position The City of Milwaukee invites candidates with strong leadership acumen and human resources expertise to apply for this exceptional, executive-level opportunity. The Employee Relations Director serves as the City’s chief human resources officer and provides oversight and direction over the City’s civil service system, onboarding, classification and compensation, pay and benefit administration, employee training and development, compliance, safety, grievance administration, and employee relations matters. The Director is responsible for advising the Mayor and members of the cabinet regarding employment matters, regulatory compliance, and for implementing best practices that support the delivery of quality and timely essential city services. The position serves as the Executive Secretary of the City Service Commission and works collaboratively with two other cabinet-level positions within DER, the City Labor Negotiator and the Employee Benefits Director, also appointed by the Mayor and subject to Common Council approval.

Fire and Police Commission Executive Director

As a member of the Mayor’s cabinet and as chief administrator of the functions performed by the citizen Board of Fire and Police Commissioners, the Fire and Police Commission (FPC) Executive Director is responsible for all policy, financial, operational, and strategic matters of the Fire and Police Commission Department.

Carpenter

Carpenters maintain City structures under the jurisdiction of the Infrastructure Division, including flat and structural concrete formwork and installation, maintenance and repair of exterior and interior building components, cabinetry, finish work, furniture and prefabricated open plan interior systems.

Accounting Director: Accounts Director

The Accounting Director manages the City’s general accounting, which includes day to day transactional accounting, financial reporting and the preparation of the annual CAFR (Comprehensive Annual Financial Report) and the annual audit.

Mechanical Plan Examiner III (DNS)

The Mechanical Plan Examiner III examines plans, specifications, and other data pursuant to all regulations of the State of Wisconsin Plumbing Code, the City of Milwaukee Code of Ordinances, Milwaukee Water Works (MWW), Milwaukee Sewer Engineering, Stormwater Management, Milwaukee Health Department (MHD), Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewer District (MMSD), and other regulatory agencies. Plans subject to examination include those related to the construction of all types of new structures and buildings and proposed alterations and additions to existing buildings, parking lots, private sewer mains, private water mains, storms water detention basins, and related plumbing systems.

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Accounting Director: Accounts Director

The Accounting Director manages the City’s general accounting, which includes day to day transactional accounting, financial reporting and the preparation of the annual CAFR (Comprehensive Annual Financial Report) and the annual audit.

Carpenter

Carpenters maintain City structures under the jurisdiction of the Infrastructure Division, including flat and structural concrete formwork and installation, maintenance and repair of exterior and interior building components, cabinetry, finish work, furniture and prefabricated open plan interior systems.

Elevator Inspector

Under the direction of the Electrical Inspection Supervisor, the Elevator Inspector conducts inspections of passenger and freight elevators, chair lifts, accessible 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.

Employee Relations Director

The Position The City of Milwaukee invites candidates with strong leadership acumen and human resources expertise to apply for this exceptional, executive-level opportunity. The Employee Relations Director serves as the City’s chief human resources officer and provides oversight and direction over the City’s civil service system, onboarding, classification and compensation, pay and benefit administration, employee training and development, compliance, safety, grievance administration, and employee relations matters. The Director is responsible for advising the Mayor and members of the cabinet regarding employment matters, regulatory compliance, and for implementing best practices that support the delivery of quality and timely essential city services. The position serves as the Executive Secretary of the City Service Commission and works collaboratively with two other cabinet-level positions within DER, the City Labor Negotiator and the Employee Benefits Director, also appointed by the Mayor and subject to Common Council approval.

Engineering Technician IV & Engineering Technician II

Conduct water main replacement, water distribution system repair and lead service line replacement inspections to ensure compliance with and enforcement of Milwaukee Water Works (MWW) specifications. The names of eligible candidates who successfully complete the selection process will be placed on the highest level eligible list for which the candidate qualifies.

Fire and Police Commission Executive Director

As a member of the Mayor’s cabinet and as chief administrator of the functions performed by the citizen Board of Fire and Police Commissioners, the Fire and Police Commission (FPC) Executive Director is responsible for all policy, financial, operational, and strategic matters of the Fire and Police Commission Department.

Health Access Assistant

Under the direction of the Healthcare Access Program Manager, the Health Access Assistant assists clients seeking a higher quality of life by providing appropriate, comprehensive support and information as they apply for governmental benefit and entitlement programs such as Medicaid, Health Insurance Marketplace, BadgerCare Plus, Family Planning Only Services, SeniorCare, FoodShare Wisconsin, and Wisconsin Shares Childcare programs.

Health Project Coordinator

The Health Project Coordinator-Empowering Families of Milwaukee (EFM) provides daily coordination of EFM program staff, comprised of Public Health Nurses and Public Health Social Workers.

Long Range Planning Manager

Under the direction of the City Planning Manager, the Long Range Planning Manager is responsible for managing the Long Range Planning Section within the Planning Division of the Department of City Development. This includes guiding neighborhood planning for the City of Milwaukee and designing and implementing strategies to maximize community engagement in the planning process.

Mechanical Plan Examiner III (DNS)

The Mechanical Plan Examiner III examines plans, specifications, and other data pursuant to all regulations of the State of Wisconsin Plumbing Code, the City of Milwaukee Code of Ordinances, Milwaukee Water Works (MWW), Milwaukee Sewer Engineering, Stormwater Management, Milwaukee Health Department (MHD), Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewer District (MMSD), and other regulatory agencies. Plans subject to examination include those related to the construction of all types of new structures and buildings and proposed alterations and additions to existing buildings, parking lots, private sewer mains, private water mains, storms water detention basins, and related plumbing systems.

Municipal Services Electrician

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. NOTE: The eligible list resulting from this examination may be used to fill Municipal Services Electrician positions within various City of Milwaukee departments, including the Department of Public Works, the Milwaukee Public Library and the Milwaukee Water Works

Public Health Nurse I

Public Health Nurses at 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. Nursing assignments may be in one of the following programs: Empowering Families of Milwaukee, Prenatal Care Coordination, Strong Babies, Communicable Disease, Tuberculosis Prevention and Care, Home Environmental Health, Milwaukee Breast and Cervical Cancer Awareness and the Sexual and Reproductive Health.

Research and Policy Analyst

The Research and Policy Analyst conducts extensive and in depth research and analysis of various public safety issues and provides guidance and advice to the Executive Director, the Board of Fire and Police Commissioners, and the Fire and Police Chiefs regarding findings and recommendations.

Vehicle Services Technician

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 Meter Technician

The Water Meter Technician installs, tests, exchanges, removes and performs on-site repair of water meters and the attached electronic transmitting devices in private residences and businesses throughout the Milwaukee Water Works (MWW) service area.

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