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City of Fairmont Employment Application
2024 City of Fairmont Benefits: Full-time Employment

 Job openings with the City of Fairmont


Wastewater Operator
Starting Wage Range: $36.81 – $46.58/hour Application Deadline: April 26, 2024

The City of Fairmont is looking for a Wastewater Operator to operate wastewater treatment facilities and systems, including monitoring and operating equipment, collecting samples, and recording statistical data of samples collected. The wastewater operator will be part of renovating the wastewater plant and establishing new procedures for the operation and maintenance of the facility and the class A certified lab. The selected candidate should be a motivated, self-starter able to work independently with minimal supervision.

Qualifications for this position include the possession of a Class C Wastewater Operator’s license or the ability to obtain one within 6 months of hire; two years experience in wastewater, a two-year vocational college degree, and a Class B Wastewater Operator license are preferred

Applicants must complete a City of Fairmont application. Please submit a completed job application, cover letter and resume to: City of Fairmont, Attention: Darcy, 100 Downtown Plaza, Fairmont, MN 56031 or emailed to djones@fairmont.org.

For a complete job description, click here
City of Fairmont Employment/Job Application


Water Mechanic
Starting Wage Range: $35.74 – $45.23/hour Application Deadline: May 17, 2024

The City of Fairmont is seeking a Water Mechanic who will work under the Water Superintendent. The Water Mechanic is responsible for maintaining equipment at the water treatment plant, maintaining water system infrastructure, assisting in gathering data, performing tests, assisting other City Departments, and performing other related functions as assigned or apparent.

Qualifications for this position include the possession of a Class D Water Supply Operator’s license or the ability to obtain one within 1 year of hire; two years’ vocational college degree in Water Treatment, two years working within a municipal water department, and/or a C Water License or Higher is preferred.  This position also requires an MN Class B Commercial CDL and to live within a 30-minute drive under normal conditions from the corporate limits of Fairmont within the 1 year of appointment.

Applicants must complete a City of Fairmont application. Please submit a completed job application, cover letter and resume to: City of Fairmont, Attention: Darcy, 100 Downtown Plaza, Fairmont, MN 56031 or emailed to djones@fairmont.org.

For a complete job description, click here
City of Fairmont Employment/Job Application


Seasonal Lifeguards
Starting wage:
$13.50/hour  |  Application Deadline: Open until filled

Do you enjoy the working outdoors? Want to do meaningful work that provides a safe place for community residents and visitors to have fun? Then apply to be a lifeguard at the Fairmont Aquatic Park! Lifeguards help supervise pool patrons and activities to ensure a safe and fun environment for all participants.

Lifeguards are responsible for the care and safety of all pool patrons while enforcing pool safety policies and procedures • They recognize and respond to pool emergencies and administer care as needed and trained • Lifeguards oversee the cleanliness and upkeep of locker rooms, pool areas, and facility equipment  • Lifeguards are well versed and perform other duties as necessary.

Lifeguards must be 15 years of age or older, possessing certification in American Red Cross Lifeguarding, First Aid, and CPR or the ability to obtain prior to working •  Lifeguards are knowledgeable and are at at expressing directions, demonstrating skills, and communicating with patrons and co-workers •Lifeguards promote a fun and positive atmosphere for all the guests who visit the facility.  • Lifeguards are flexible with work hours and complete job tasks as assigned • Lifeguards are AMAZING!!!

Applicants must complete a City of Fairmont application. Please submit a completed job application, to: City of Fairmont, Attention: Darcy, 100 Downtown Plaza, Fairmont, MN 56031 or emailed to djones@fairmont.org.

For more information and training locations, check out the upcoming 2024 Lifeguard Flyer.
For the Aquatic Park Lifeguard Bonus Program, check out the 2024 Lifeguard Bonus Flyer.

City of Fairmont Employment Application

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