Current Job Openings




The City of Franklin is accepting applications to fill one immediate Light Equipment Operator position in the Public Works Department and to create a list for another opening anticipated this fall.

Pay:  $42,500 - $55,250 (starting pay is anticipated to be between $42,500 - $48,875, depending on qualifications). 

Normal Hours: 40 hours per week.  Will work 4 days during the week plus Saturdays, 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.  (As more employees are hired onto this shift, employees will work only occasional Saturdays instead of every Saturday.) Overtime is mandatory, mainly during snow plow season. 

Benefits:  Includes Medical, Dental, and Life Insurance; a Defined Benefit Pension Plan; Paid Holidays, Vacation, Personal and Sick Days. 

Duties:  Operates a variety of equipment and medium-duty dump trucks in the construction and maintenance of the municipal infrastructure.  Heavy work.  Will work in adverse weather conditions.  Full job description can be viewed here which will describe typical duties performed and type of machinery used. 

Requirements:  Class A CDL with N Endorsement at time of application is mandatory, graduation from high school (or GED equivalent), and one year previous experience involving the use of medium-duty dump trucks and light equipment (or any equivalent combination of education and experience which demonstrates the ability to do the job).  Applicants that meet the minimum requirements will be scheduled to take a written Civil Service exam, tentatively scheduled for Thursday, June 16th, at 3:30 p.m.  (Please provide an email address on your application so that testing information can be sent to you via email IF you meet the minimum requirements for the position.) 

Individuals may apply by completing and submitting an on-line application here.   

Applications must be received by 5:00 p.m., Monday, June 13th. 


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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