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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


Traffic Engineer
Responsible for design, implementation and maintenance of traffic-related engineering projects, studies and operations.

Executive Secretary
Assists the director of public works with administrative functions.

Water Treatment Plant Superintendent
Directs the services and operations of the city's water treatment system to provide a safe and adequate amount of potable water for domestic use and fire protection.

Parks and Recreation Support Specialist
Supports parks and recreation administrative management team through technical support for departmental software applications and administrative assignments.

Maintenance Worker I — Parks
Provides labor and operates various machinery for the parks division.

Temporary Part-Time Positions


Group Fitness Instructor