Current Job Openings



Due to a retirement, the City of Franklin, located on the southwest corner of Milwaukee County, is currently accepting applications for a Department of Public Works Superintendent.  This individual will supervise a staff of approximately 20 employees and assigns/directs projects relating to streets, parks, storm drainage, forestry, street lighting, and building and vehicle maintenance.

Qualifications Include:  An Associate's Degree in construction technology or closely related area and five years of successful work experience in public works, two of which must have been in a supervisory capacity or any equivalent combination of education and experience that demonstrates the knowledge, skills, abilities, and competencies listed in the job description.

Salary:  $69,452 to $92,024

Benefits Include:  Paid Vacations, Paid Sick Leave, Personal Days, 9 Paid Holidays, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Medical Insurance, and a Defined Contribution Pension Plan.

Application Instructions and Deadline:  To be considered for this opportunity, you must complete the on-line application form in addition to submitting a cover letter and resume, which can be sent by clicking on the email link at the top of the on-line application form.  Applications are being accepted from both internal and external applicants simultaneously.  Current employees seeking promotion must submit the application, cover letter, and resume by 5 p.m. on Friday, October 27, 2017.  External applicants must apply by 5 p.m. on Friday, November 17, 2017; however, the selection process may begin prior to the closing date.  Apply early for the best selection opportunity. 

If you have additional questions, please feel free to contact Dana Zahn at or at 414-427-7505.


The City of Franklin is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Human Resources
9229 W. Loomis Road
Franklin, WI  53132

Phone:  414-427-7505
Fax:  414-425-6428

Hours:  M-F, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Dana Zahn, Human Resource Coordinator


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