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City Hall
1303 Lynn Avenue
Altoona, Wisconsin 54720

Phone: 715-839-6092
Fax: 715-839-1800

Seasonal Public Works Maintenance

Public Works

The City of Altoona, WI, population 8099, invites applications from experienced maintenance workers for seasonal work.  Under the direction of the PW Superintendent, this position is responsible for maintenance and improvements of parks, grounds, facilities, and equipment, as well as project and maintenance work.  Valid WI driver license required; WI CDL Class C preferred. Wage starts @ $15.50 per hour. Typical work week is 40 hours/week from mid-May through September.  Weekend, evening and holiday work may be required.  Pre-employment drug screening may be required.  For a full position description and application see below, e-mail annl@ci.altoona.wi.us or call City Hall at 715-839-6092. To apply, send application, cover letter, resume, and four professional references to Scott Kwick, Public Works Superintendent, 1303 Lynn Avenue, Altoona, WI 54720 -or-email to annl@ci.altoona.wi.us This opportunity is open until filled.  AA/EOE.

Publish date: April 23, 2021

  • Start mid-May
  • End September
  • Work week typically 40 hours/week including weekends, evenings and holidays
  • Pre-employment drug screening may be required
  • WI driver's license required (prefer WI CDL Class C)
  • Wage $15.50/hour
  • Deadline to apply Open until filled

Position Description >>
Employment Application >>

HOW TO APPLY  Please submit

  1. Cover letter
  2. Resume
  3. Four (4) professional references
  4. Application

    Submit the above materials to

    annl@ci.altoona.wi.us

         OR

    Scott Kwick
    Public Works Superintendent
    1303 Lynn Ave
    Altoona WI 54720

For more information contact:
Ann M Lein, Deputy City Clerk
715-839-6092 • Email Ann M Lein »

Fitness Instructor

Parks & Recreation • 1419 Front Porch Place, Altoona, WI

A Fitness Instructor will design and instruct safe and enjoyable fitness classes for various ages and ability levels.

  • Start: May, 2021
  • End: August, 2021
  • Days of the week: Monday - Thursday
  • Work schedule: varied; based on availability and program numbers

Detailed job description >>
Employment application >>

Please submit your resume and completed employment application to Debra Goldbach, Recreation Manager at:

  • debrag@ci.altoona.wi.us OR
  • Altoona Parks & Recreation, Attn: Debra Goldbach, 1419 Front Porch Place, Altoona, WI 54720

For more information contact:
Debra Goldbach, Recreation Manager
715-839-5188 • Email Debra Goldbach »

Fish House Assistant Event Coordinator

Parks & Recreation • 1419 Front Porch Place, Altoona, WI

The Fish House Assistant Event Coordinator will assist with planning, implementing and supervising rentals of the City's community/event center called the "Fish House". 

  • Start: May, 2021
  • Days of the week: Sunday - Saturday, varied
  • Work schedule: weeknights and weekend shifts

Detailed job description >>
Employment application >>

Please submit your resume and completed employment application to Debra Goldbach, Recreation Manager at:

  • debrag@ci.altoona.wi.us OR
  • Altoona Parks & Recreation, Attn: Debra Goldbach, 1419 Front Porch Place, Altoona, WI 54720

For more information contact:
Debra Goldbach, Recreation Manager
715-839-5188 • Email Debra Goldbach »

Fish House Recreation Center Attendant

Parks & Recreation • 1419 Front Porch Place, Altoona, WI

The Fish House Recreation Center Attendant will be responsible for conducting and actively being involved with activities that take place at the Fish House Recreation Center. The Fish House Recreation Center is open to children in Altoona who are in kindergarten to eighth grade

  • Start: June, 2021
  • End: August, 2021
  • Days of the week: Monday - Friday
  • Work schedule: 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Detailed job description >>
Employment application >>

Please submit your resume and completed employment application to Debra Goldbach, Recreation Manager at:

  • debrag@ci.altoona.wi.us OR
  • Altoona Parks & Recreation, Attn: Debra Goldbach, 1419 Front Porch Place, Altoona, WI 54720

For more information contact:
Debra Goldbach, Recreation Manager
715-839-5188 • Email Debra Goldbach »

Concession Operator

Parks & Recreation • 1419 Front Porch Place, Altoona, WI

The Concession Operator will work the concession stand during ball games for high school and men's league throughout the spring/summer season.

  • Start: April, 2021
  • End: August, 2021
  • Days of the week: high school games, varies; men's league, Wednesday evenings
  • # of work hours per week: varies between 4 - 20 hours
  • Work schedule: typically between 4:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Detailed job description >>
Employment application >>

Please submit your resume and completed employment application to Debra Goldbach, Recreation Manager at:

  • debrag@ci.altoona.wi.us OR
  • Altoona Parks & Recreation, Attn: Debra Goldbach, 1419 Front Porch Place, Altoona, WI 54720

For more information contact:
Debra Goldbach, Recreation Manager
715-839-5188 • Email Debra Goldbach »

Concession Operator II

Parks & Recreation • 1419 Front Porch Place, Altoona, WI

The Concession Operator II will work the concession stand which will serve beer during Eau Claire Bears ball games throughout the spring/summer season.

  • Concession Operator II: must be 18+ years of age
  • Operators (Bartender) License: must hold an operators (bartender) license or be able to obtain an operators (bartender) license before start date (license will be paid for by the P&R Department)
  • Start: May, 2021
  • End: August, 2021
  • Days of the week: varies; may include some weekends
  • # of work hours per week: varies dependent upon the game schedule
  • Work schedule: dependent upon game schedule, between 12:30 pm-10:30 pm

Detailed job description >>
Employment application >>

Please submit your resume and completed employment application to Debra Goldbach, Recreation Manager at:

  • debrag@ci.altoona.wi.us OR
  • Altoona Parks & Recreation, Attn: Debra Goldbach, 1419 Front Porch Place, Altoona, WI 54720

For more information contact:
Debra Goldbach, Recreation Manager
715-839-5188 • Email Debra Goldbach »

Program Instructor

Parks & Recreation • 1419 Front Porch Place, Altoona, WI

A Program Instructor will assist in the implementation of safe and enjoyable youth recreation programs. A qualified candidate will have knowledge of programs, be able to instruct participants in skills and drills and have the ability to setup and take down equipment before and after practices. 

  • Start: June, 2021
  • End: August, 2021
  • Days of the week: Monday - Thursday
  • Work schedule: varied; based on availability and program participants

Detailed position description >>
Employment application >>

Please submit your resume and completed employment application to Debra Goldbach, Recreation Manager at:

  • debrag@ci.altoona.wi.us OR
  • Altoona Parks & Recreation, Attn: Debra Goldbach, 1419 Front Porch Place, Altoona, WI 54720

For more information contact:
Debra Goldbach, Recreation Manager
715-839-5188 • Email Debra Goldbach »

River Prairie Park Attendant

Parks & Recreation • 1419 Front Porch Place, Altoona, WI

The River Prairie Park Attendant position will be based on park grounds. This position will be responsible for some park maintenance such as checking/changing garbage's, pavilion rental supervision and assuring cleanliness of the park.

  • Start: May, 2021
  • End: August, 2021
  • Days of the week: Sunday - Saturday; varied
  • Work schedule: week nights and weekend shifts

Detailed Position Description >>
Employment Application >>

Please submit your resume and completed employment application to Debra Goldbach, Recreation Manager at:

  • debrag@ci.altoona.wi.us or
  • Altoona Parks & Recreation, Attn: Debra Goldbach, 1419 Front Porch Place, Altoona, WI 54720

For more information contact:
Debra Goldbach, Recreation Manager
715-839-5188 • Email Debra Goldbach »