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 Police Officer with the Marquette City Police Department.  Applicants must be MCOLES certified or certifiable and licensed to operate a vehicle in the State of Michigan.  Must be able to work nights and weekends.  The City offers a competitive salary with an excellent 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 until position is filled.

Job Description

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 $18.55/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 May 4, 2018. 

 

Job Description

The City of Marquette is accepting applications for the position of Firefighter/Paramedic.  Applicants must be certified under NFPA Fire Fighter I and II and possess a State of Michigan paramedic license.  Must obtain Red Cross waterfront lifeguard certification within one year of hire.

The salary for a probationary firefighter is $41,301/year and includes a generous benefit package and salary increases at 12 and 24 months.  Applications and a job description are available in the Human Resources Department or online at https://www.marquettemi.gov.   Applications will be accepted in Human Resources, 300 W. Baraga Ave., Marquette MI  49855 through May 4, 2018.

 

Job Description

Temporary Positions

The City of Marquette has a temporary position available for a Customer Account Clerk/Cashier.   The position requires a high school diploma or equivalent, supplemented by courses in accounting, or related field.  Bachelor’s degree in accounting preferred.  Proficiency in spreadsheet/word processing software, typing of 45 wpm and data entry of 7,900 keystrokes per hour is required.  The wage is $14 - $17/hr. depending on experience.  No benefits.  Approximately 3 ½ months.    Applications and a complete job description are available in Human Resources, 300 W. Baraga Ave., Marquette, Michigan 49855.

Job Description

Seasonal Positions

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 2018.  Degree or coursework in criminal justice/law enforcement preferred.  Entry rate is $10.06 per hour.    Applications will be accepted through May 4, 2018.

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 $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.  

Job Description

The City of Marquette is accepting applications for seasonal employment for Ballfield Maintenance Laborers and Pavilion Attendants.    Position starting and ending dates are variable.  The pay range varies by position and experience.  Applications and complete job descriptions are available in the Human Resources Office, 300 W. Baraga Ave., Marquette, Michigan 49855.

                                                            

Ballfield Maintenance Job Description

Pavilion Attendant Job Description

The City of Marquette is accepting applications for seasonal employment for Tourist Park and Marina Attendants and a Tourist Park Manager. Testing will be required for some positions.  Position starting and ending dates are variable.  The pay range varies by position and experience.  

 

                                                            

Tourist Park Attendant Job Description

Tourist Park Manager Job Description

Marina Attendant Job Description

Contact

Office

906-228-0480

Address

300 W. Baraga Ave. Marquette, MI 49855