About Us

The mission of the Human Resources division is to attract, develop, motivate and retain a diverse and highly qualified workforce. The division is responsible for the recruitment of all full-time and part-time personnel, employee orientation, labor relations, contract negotiation and administration, payroll, employee policies, unemployment insurance, workers compensation and all fringe benefit programs. In addition to maintaining employee job descriptions, personnel and payroll records, the department administers and enrolls employees in the City's various benefit programs and pension plans.

Current Employment Openings Due to the most recent Executive Order all hiring will be put on hold.

Full-Time Positions

The City of Marquette is accepting applications for full-time Heavy Equipment Operators in the Public Works Department. This position is responsible for operating a wide range of light and heavy equipment.  Qualified applicants must possess a high school diploma or equivalent and a valid class A CDL with air brake and tanker endorsements. Testing will be required.  Entry wage is $19.30/hr. with an excellent benefit package.  Applications and a complete job description are available in Human Resources, 300 W. Baraga Ave., Marquette, Michigan 49855.   Applications will be accepted in Human Resources through April 13, 2020. 

Heavy Equipment Operator Job Description
The City of Marquette is accepting applications for the position of Firefighter/Paramedic. Applicants must be Michigan Fire Fighter I and II certified and possess a State of Michigan paramedic license. Probationary firefighters must obtain Red Cross waterfront lifeguard certification within one year of hire. The salary for a probationary firefighter is $42,913/year, includes a generous benefit package and salary step increases at 12 and 24 months. The current full Firefighter/Paramedic wage is $53,300. Applications and a job description are available in the Human Resources Department or online at www.marquettemi.gov. Applications will be accepted in Human Resources, 300 W. Baraga Ave., Marquette MI 49855 through March 27, 2020. Firefighter / Paramedic Job Description

Part-Time Positions

The City of Marquette is accepting applications for part-time General Maintenance Laborer in our Facilities & Maintenance division. The person is this position performs a wide variety of tasks requiring considerable physical effort. General duties include maintenance of City parks and other City properties, turf maintenance, refuse collection, preparation of athletic fields, playground maintenance, cleaning restrooms in all City parks and snow removal. The job averages up to 29 hours a week. Entry wage is $10.26 per hour. Applications and a complete job description are available in Human Resources, 300 W. Baraga Ave., Marquette, Michigan 49855 or online. Applications will be accepted until position is filled. General Maintenance Laborer Job Description
The City of Marquette is accepting applications for a Crossing Guard for the 2019-20 school year. The entry rate of pay is $9.65 per hour. Must be able to work approximately 2-4 hours per day, including mornings and afternoons. Applications and a job description are available in the Human Resources Department or online at www.marquettemi.gov. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Crossing Guard Job Description
The City of Marquette has a part-time position available for a Clerical Aide/Election Support in the Clerk’s Office. This position averages up to 20 hours per week. Must be available to work a flexible schedule Monday through Friday. The hiring rate is $10.75 /hr and includes paid time-off benefit. Applicant must have previous office experience, good customer service skills, be proficient at Word & Excel and type 40 wpm. Applications will be accepted through April 3, 2020. EOE Clerical Aide / Election Support Job Description

Seasonal Positions

The City of Marquette is accepting applications for seasonal employment for Park Cemetery Laborers. This position requires considerable physical effort. Job assignments include all turf related work in Park Cemetery and other parks and City properties. The entry rate of pay is $10.46 per hour. Must be able to work weekends. Applications and a complete job description are available in Human Resources, 300 W. Baraga Ave., Marquette, Michigan 49855 or online. Park Cemetery Laborer Job Description
The City of Marquette has seasonal positions available for Park Patrol Officers at the City parks and beaches. Must be able to work a flexible schedule that includes weekends and holidays from approximately June 1st through September 2020. Degree or coursework in criminal justice/law enforcement preferred. Entry rate is $10.46 per hour. Applications will be accepted through May 15, 2020. Park Patrol Officer Job Description
The City of Marquette is accepting applications for seasonal employment for Facilities & Maintenance Laborers. This position requires considerable physical effort. Includes general maintenance of City parks and other City properties, i.e. turf maintenance and refuse collection, preparation of athletic fields and cleaning restrooms. The entry rate of pay is $10.46 per hour. Must be able to to work weekends. Facilities & Maintenance Laborer Job Description
The City of Marquette is accepting applications for seasonal employment for Pavilion Attendants, Ballfield Maintenance Laborers, Tourist Park and Marina Attendants. Testing will be required for some positions. Position starting and ending dates are variable. The pay range varies by position and experience. Pavilion Attendant Job Description Ballfield Maintenance Laborer Job Description

Tourist Park Attendant Job Description

Marina Attendant Job Description

The City of Marquette has seasonal positions available for Lifeguards at all public beaches. The starting wage is $11.01/hr. Applicants must be able to work a flexible schedule that includes weekends and holidays from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day. Red Cross Waterfront Lifeguard Certification and a current CPR card are required. This position requires the employee to be at least 16 years old. The City of Marquette Fire Department will be offering Red Cross Waterfront Lifeguard Certification and Recertification courses, contact Teresa Locknane at 906-225-8596 or tlocknane@marquettemi.gov to register. Lifeguard certification courses are also available through NMU. Dates and fees can be found online at: https://www.nmu.edu/recsports/lifeguard-certification-course). Applications and a job description are available in the Human Resources Department, City of Marquette, 300 W. Baraga Ave. Marquette, Michigan 49855 or online at www.marquettemi.gov. Lifeguard Job Description

Contact

Office

906-228-0480

Address

300 W. Baraga Ave. Marquette, MI 49855