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

Full Time Positions

The City of Marquette is accepting applications for a Planning/Zoning Technician.  Must be available to work occasional Saturdays and evenings. This position performs a variety of routine and complex technical work in the field of planning, zoning and code enforcement.  An associate’s degree in Planning, Construction management or related field, a good driving record and a valid Michigan driver's license required.  Prior experience in zoning or code enforcement required. Entry wage is $15.97 per hour with an excellent fringe benefit package.  Applications and a complete job description are available in the Human Resources Office, 300 W. Baraga Ave., Marquette, Michigan 49855 or online at https://www.marquettemi.gov/departments/administrative-services/human-resources/.   Applications will be accepted through July 6, 2018.


Job Description

Temporary Positions

No openings at this time.

Seasonal Positions

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 $9.79 per hour. Approximately 35 - 40 hours per week for up to six months.

Job Description

The City of Marquette has seasonal positions available for Lifeguards at all public beaches.  Must be able to work a flexible schedule that includes weekends and holidays from approximately Memorial Day through Labor Day.  Red Cross Waterfront Certification and a current CPR card are required.  Red Cross certified waterfront classes will be offered April 21, 22 and May 5,6, 2018 from 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at the Marquette Senior High School pool.  To sign up for classes, contact Tina in Human Resources at 225-8584.  Must attend all four classes to become certified.  

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300 W. Baraga Ave. Marquette, MI 49855