Notice of Vacancy – Facilities Maintenance Mechanic

TO:                              Public Works Bargaining Unit

DATE:                         November 8, 2019                 

POSITION:                 Facilities Maintenance Mechanic

DIVISION:                  Facilities and Maintenance

POSTING PERIOD

Monday, November 11, 2019 through Monday, November 18, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. 

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES

The duties and responsibilities as well as the minimum qualifications are contained in the attached job description.  This position may include second and third shifts, and / or weekends.  Testing may apply.

RATE OF PAY

Entry $20.63/hr, 6 months $21.88/hr, 1 year $23.06/hr, 2 years 24.31/hr, 3 years $25.53/hr.

TO APPLY

Employees interested in signing for this position posting must come to Human Resources to sign for the posting before 4:00 p.m. Monday, November 18, 2019.  Please take this posting down after 4:00 p.m. Monday, November 18, 2019.   MUST BE SIGNED IN INK.

Mandatory Anti-Harassment Training & Policy

The City is committed to providing a workplace that is free of discriminatory harassment, including sexual harassment, and to educating employees on recognizing and reporting illegal harassment.  To further that end, the City has updated its policies and made arrangements to train all employees on harassment (including sexual harassment) in the workplace.  A copy of the updated Anti-Harassment Policy and Complaint Procedure is attached to this memo along with a new EEO/Title VI Policy. In conjunction with the distribution of these policies, we have arranged for Laura Reilly, of the law firm Kendricks Bordeau Keefe Seavoy & Larsen, to present several training sessions on the topic of illegal harassment and how to prevent and/or report it. 

Attendance at one of the training sessions listed below is mandatory for all full-time and regular part-time employees and managers.  Please meet with your supervisor to determine which of the following sessions you will be attending and notify Michelle in Human Resources at 225-8584 so that she can place you on the schedule.  We need to know in advance which session you will be attending so that we can make sure we can evenly distribute employees between the 5 sessions.

November 12th:            9:00 am Municipal Service Center-Room 103

November 13th:            9:00 am City Hall Commission Chambers

November 13th:            3:00 pm City Hall Commission Chambers

November 14th:                        9:00 am Fire Hall 1

December 3rd:              8:00 am City Hall Commission Chambers (make-up day)

Please keep the attached policies with your other City policies. In addition, you will need to sign off on the acknowledgement sheet indicating that you have received a copy of each new or revised policy. 

Please contact Human Resources if you have any questions.

Notice of Vacancy – Heavy Equipment Operator

TO:                              Public Works Bargaining Unit

DATE:                         October 25, 2019

POSITION:                 Heavy Equipment Operator – Water Department

DEPARTMENT:         Public Works    

POSTING PERIOD

Friday, October 25, 2019 through Thursday, October 31, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. 

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES

The duties and responsibilities as well as the minimum qualifications are contained in the attached job description.  This position may include second and third shifts, and / or weekends.

RATE OF PAY  

Entry $19.30/hr., 6 months $20.44/hr., 1 yr. $21.57/hr., 2 yrs. $22.67/hr., 3 yrs. $23.89/hr.

TO APPLY

Employees interested in signing for this position posting must come to Human Resources to sign for the posting before 4:00 p.m. Thursday, October 31, 2019.  Please take this posting down after 4:00 p.m. Thursday, October 31, 2019.   MUST BE SIGNED IN INK.

 AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

457 Day

A 457 Deferred Compensation Plan allows public employees to defer some of their current income.  These contributions and earnings grow tax-free until they are withdrawn.  Distributions can be taken when you leave City employment or the year you reach age 70½, if still employed.  This plan is open to all full-time and regular part-time employees of the City of Marquette.

A 457 Deferred Compensation Plan Information Day has been scheduled, to give you the opportunity to meet with financial advisors from the following authorized vendors:

Nationwide Retirement Solutions…………… Christopher Minkin

Valic……………………………………………… Paul Storm / Craig Storm

FTJ FundChoice Retirement………………… Daniel Emmendorfer

ICMA-RC……………………………………………………………. Bill Jordan

WHEN:          October 2, 2019

                                    WHERE:       City Hall, Baraga Gym

                                    TIME:            10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Representatives will meet with you to enroll you in a plan, or if you are already a participant, to discuss your investment options and any changes you may wish to make. You direct which fund(s) to invest in, and taxes on earnings are deferred until the funds are withdrawn.  Saving is made simple by authorizing an automatic pre-tax deduction from your paycheck. 

This is the only time this year representatives will be here at the City of Marquette.  Appointments must be scheduled through Human Resources.  Appointments are limited to 15 minutes per employee.  If you need a longer appointment, please schedule the appointment outside of your work hours.

My Retirement App

Do you know about the My Retirement app?

The My Retirement app is your mobile gateway to your Nationwide® – provided retirement account. Using this app on your smartphone or tablet, you can:

  • Easily log in to your account
  • Fully manage your account
  • Use all our planning tools and resources

My Retirement is a fully functional, fully secure app to help you improve your retirement readiness through your Plan account. Download it today.

App Store: https://apps.apple.com/us/app/my-retirement/id1470333203

Google Play: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.nationwide.myretirement

To learn more, go to https://www.nrsforu.com/ iApp/tcm/nrsforu/ad/mobile_app.jsp

Notice of Vacancy – Special Equipment Operator, Water Distribution

TO:                             Public Works Bargaining Unit

DATE:                        August 30, 2019

POSITION:               Special Equipment Operator – Water Distribution

DEPARTMENT:      Public Works    

POSTING PERIOD

Tuesday, September 3, 2019 through Monday, September 9, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. 

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES

The duties and responsibilities as well as the minimum qualifications are contained in the attached job description.  This position may include second and third shifts, and / or weekends and will be available beginning October 21, 2019.

RATE OF PAY  (Includes Hole Rate)

Entry $20.68/hr., 6 months $21.93/hr., 1 yr. $23.11/hr., 2 yrs. $24.36/hr., 3 yrs. $25.58/hr.

TO APPLY

Employees interested in signing for this position posting must come to Human Resources to sign for the posting before 4:00 p.m. Monday, September 9, 2019.  Please take this posting down after 4:00 p.m. Monday, September 9, 2019.   MUST BE SIGNED IN INK.

Medicare Advantage Renewal

The City has received its 2020 renewal for our Blue Cross Blue Shield Medicare Advantage Plan. Unlike our other health insurance plans, Medicare Advantage plans renew on a calendar year basis. This year we received the good news that there will be no increase in the premium for the plan year. The monthly premium for a single plan will remain at $433.75 for health and prescription drug coverage through Dec. 31, 2020.

Pizza and Planning

Event Details

Taking Steps Towards Financial Security – Investment Basics & Saving Options

Depending on your financial goals in retirement, it may be necessary for you and your spouse to consider supplemental retirement plan options. In this session, we’ll explore your retirement savings choices and help you add security to your retirement plan. Another important component to financial security is ensuring your investments are allocated correctly to help you reach your retirement goals. We’ll walk through some investment basics and provide tips to help you evaluate your current investment line-up.

Finally, we’ll put it all together by highlighting a tool all MERS participants have access to – the Full Picture report builder. You’ll learn how this resource utilizes your retirement and investment information to provide a customized retirement readiness plan based on your goals.

Please note: This is a group session and we will not be able to provide one-on-one education. If you would like personalized account information, please contact the MERS Service Center at 800.767.MERS (6377) and we will be happy to assist you.

Location:

Marquette Township
Community Room
1000 Commerce Drive
Marquette, MI 49855

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Date/Time:

Thursday, September 12
6:00 – 7:30 p.m.

Cost: Free

Registration:

Register for this event.

Notice of Vacancy – Meter Service Crew Leader

TO:                             Public Works Bargaining Unit

DATE:                        August 19, 2019       

POSITION:               Meter Service Crew Leader        

DIVISION:                Water Distribution

POSTING PERIOD

Monday, August 19, 2019 through Friday, August 23, 2019 at 4:00 p.m.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES

The duties and responsibilities as well as the minimum qualifications are contained in the attached job description.  A Michigan Department of Environmental Quality Water Distribution System Operator Certification, S-4 level or above must be attained within 6 months of becoming eligible per DEQ requirements.  (See attached State of Michigan Requirements for Certification).

This position may include second and third shifts, and / or weekends, and will be available beginning October 21, 2019.

RATE OF PAY (includes hole rate)

Entry $20.23/hr, 6 months $21.45/hr, 1 yr $22.60/hr, 2 yrs $23.83/hr, 3 yrs $25.03/hr.

TO APPLY

Employees interested in this position must come to the Human Resources Department to sign for the posting before 4:00 p.m., Friday, August 23, 2019.  Please take this posting down after 4:00 p.m. Friday, August 23, 2019.  MUST BE SIGNED IN INK.

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Due to recent snow accumulations, the fall leaf pickup has been suspended, and no further leaf pickup will take place this year. The compost site located at 1415 Pioneer Rd. will be open for disposal for the last day of the season on Tuesday, Nov. 12 from 3 p.m. to dark. Crews will return in the spring to
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The City of Marquette household rubbish drop-off site, located at 1415 Pioneer Road, will be open for the last day of the season, on Saturday, Nov. 9 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

The Compost site will be open Saturday, Nov. 9 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and Tuesday, Nov. 12 from 3 p.m. to dusk. This site will then be closed for the season.

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Contact Info

City Hall:

+1 906-228-0435

300 W. Baraga Ave., Marquette, MI 49855

Municipal Service Center:

+1 906-228-0444

1100 Wright St., Marquette, MI 49855

Tourist Park Reservations:

+1 906-228-0465

 

Hours

City Hall:

M-F: 8 am - 5 pm

Municipal Service Center:

M-F: 7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Closed Saturday and Sunday

Police and Fire on duty 24/7

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