Employment Opportunities

Maintenance-Equipment Operator I

Salary Range (as of July 1, 2019) $25.35-$31.69 per hour

Position Description:
This position is responsible for the operation and maintenance of the City's streets, parks and open space, public facilities, equipment, and other related work as apparent or assigned to ensure safe and efficient operation.  Employees will be cross-trained in a variety of different tasks.  Interested applicants should

How to Apply:
Applicants are asked to electronically submit a letter of interest, resume, and city employment application. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. The first review of applications will begin at noon on June 3, 2019.

Apply using the City of Forest lake's Employment Portal Found here:

City Employment Portal

Utilities Maintenance-Equipment Operator I

Salary Range (as of July 1, 2019) $26.62-$33.27 per hour

Position Description:
Perform duties related to the operations and maintenance of the City’s water, sanitary sewer, and stormwater systems. Position performs manual labor and operates a wide variety of light and heavy equipment, tools, hand tools, machines, pumps, motors, instrumentation, and process control equipment.

How to Apply:
Applicants are asked to electronically submit a letter of interest, resume, and city employment application. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. The first review of applications will begin at noon on June 3, 2019.

Apply using the City of Forest lake's Employment Portal Found here:

City Employment Portal

Park Ranger

The City of Forest Lake is currently hiring seasonal part-time Park Rangers. Primary duties include keeping a safe and clean environment at Lakeside Memorial Park. Compensation begins at $12.00 per hour; must be able to work nights and weekends.

Please review the complete list of duties and responsibilities of the position: Park Ranger Job Description

To apply, please submit a completed City of Forest Lake application to the Forest Lake City Center at 1408 Lake Street South or via email to Jamie.Muscha@ci.forest-lake.mn.us. 

 Application deadline: Monday, June 3, 2019 

Commission Appointments  
The City of Forest Lake is currently accepting applications for the Planning Commission and Human Rights Commission. If you are interested in serving on any of these commissions, please fill out the Boards and Committee Application.  Your application will be kept on file for one year.  Questions regarding any vacancy can be directed to the City of Forest Lake at 651-464-3550.