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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

Current Openings


The City of Ishpeming is taking applications for a part-time Library Clerk position at the Carnegie Public Library.  Customer service experience, advanced technology skills, and the ability to work independently are required.  The position is approximately 20 hours per week which includes some Saturday hours.  Starting salary is $14.42 per hour. Job duties will include ensuring the smooth circulation of library materials, providing excellent patron-facing services, and assisting with the schedule of library programming.

To apply, submit a cover letter, resume, and a City of Ishpeming job application form (available at City Hall, through the City’s or Library’s websites) to the Library Director, Carnegie Library, 317 North Main Street, Ishpeming, Michigan 49849.  All applications must be submitted no later than 1:00 p.m. Friday, April 5, 2024.  The City of Ishpeming is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



The City of Ishpeming is accepting applications for a Mechanic in the Department of Public Works. Work includes repairs and maintenance of light, heavy, automotive and special equipment including diesel engines, pumps, hydraulic lines, auxiliary equipment, generators, compressors, etc.; performs routine maintenance checks; and diagnoses repairs and takes corrective measures.  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 is required. The starting wage is $24.23 per hour and includes a benefit package.

View the job description below for more complete details and minimum qualifications for the position.


Submit an employment application, cover letter, and resume to the City Manager’s Office, 100 E. Division Street, Ishpeming, MI 49849 or email . Applications will be received until 5:00 p.m. on Monday, April 22, 2024.  The City of Ishpeming is an equal opportunity employer.



The City of Ishpeming is seeking students interested in working part time at the Ishpeming Cemetery and Parks.  The hours are primarily 7:30 to 2:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, however, hours may vary and could include some weekend hours. Wage is $12.00/hour. To apply please complete a City of Ishpeming application form (available at City Hall or click on the “Employment Application” link above).

Complete applications should be returned to City Manager’s Office, Ishpeming City Hall, 100 E. Division Street in Ishpeming.  The City of Ishpeming is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



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 Fire Department Volunteer Fire Fighters for details on the application requirements and process. If you have any questions, please contact the Fire Chief at

(906) 486-4426.

Phone: (906)485-1091  •  Fax: (906)485-6246  •  City Hall: 100 E. Division Street, Ishpeming, MI 49849
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