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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

Assistant Teacher (Zoo Sprouts)

The Assistant Teacher position contributes to the mission of Sunset Zoo by providing a safe environment and developmentally age-appropriate activities for Sunset Zoo's nature-based early childhood program.  

Finance Clerk - Accounting
The Finance Clerk provides primary responsibility for all phases of accounts payable/accounts receivable processing including vendor/customer file maintenance, check issuance and remittance, 1099 records management, invoicing and statement processing, cash receipts and account adjustments.   

Maintenance Worker I - 2 POSITIONS
The Maintenance Worker I assists the park section in meeting its objectives by providing labor, operating machinery and various divisional equipment.  

Stormwater Engineer  
The Stormwater Engineer directs, develops plans, manages, and coordinates the design and implementation of public storm sewer system improvements for the City of Manhattan.  This position is fiscally responsible for the management of the stormwater fund.  

Volunteer Coordinator - PT
The Volunteer Coordinator will be a part time position responsible for managing the FHDC Volunteer program.  The Volunteer Coordinator will support the volunteer base to serve as guides in the building, support educational needs, assist with special events, and be trained to interpret traveling and current exhibits.