City of Ishpeming Employment Opportunities
Employment Application Form
Thank you for your interest in employment with the City of Ishpeming. To apply for a position, you must submit an application, along with any required paperwork and credentials.
Completed applications can be submitted to:
City Manager’s Office
100 E. Division Street
Ishpeming, MI 49849
- Employment Application (356.2 KiB)
CHIEF MECHANIC – DPW
The City of Ishpeming is accepting applications for a Chief Mechanic in the Department of Public Works. Work is assigned and supervised by the Public Works Director and includes maintaining a preventative maintenance program for equipment; diagnosing defects in wide variety of equipment; perform repairs; and assigns, supervises, and inspects work performed by subordinate employees. Desirable qualification include five years’ experience in automotive, heavy duty including diesel motors including at least two years’ experience in leadership/supervisory role; experience with fleet management; and a vast knowledge of shop tools, modern practices, and procedures. A valid State of Michigan driver’s license with a CDL endorsement, or ability to obtain a CDL within 45 days of hire and an excellent driving record. Starting hourly wage of $22.91 and includes benefits. Application forms may be obtained at the office of the City Manager at City Hall, Department of Public Works, or by clicking on the link above. Deadline for applications is Wednesday, November 4, 2020.
Do you have spare time? Are you interested in serving your community? Have you ever wondered about becoming a volunteer firefighter?
The City of Ishpeming is always looking for new candidates for volunteer firefighters. Please visit the City of Ishpeming’s website at https://ishpemingcity.org/departments/fire-department/ for details on the application requirements and process. If you have any questions, please contact the Fire Chief at