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Thank you for your interest in employment with the City of Manhattan. Applicants should be 18 years old or older for most positions, but no younger than 16 for any position. Browse through the following list of available job opportunities. More details, application instructions and additional information is available on our Career Portal.

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Available Full-Time Positions

Park Planner
Works in the planning, design, and management of capital improvement projects for the parks, recreation, and zoo divisions.

Management Assistant
Responsible for assisting with the management and administration of public works projects, and the development and administration of public works contracts, policies, and permit programs.

Animal Keeper I
Provides day-to-day care of a wide variety of animals at Sunset Zoo.

Senior Planner — Current Planning
Directs all aspects of current planning by supervising and implementing adopted plans.