City of Washburn is seeking a qualified candidate for the position of Crew Leader within the Department of Public Works.  This is a full-time, 40-hour per week position requiring the successful applicant to work a schedule of Monday through Friday and any emergency or non-emergency on-call assignments as necessary for the City.

The position will oversee the maintenance of public buildings and facilities, parks and campgrounds, streets, and municipal cemetery.  Candidates must have working knowledge of operation of heavy equipment, must have an outstanding driving record, must be able to obtain a Wisconsin CDL, must have high school diploma or equivalent, and must successfully pass a physical examination and drug and alcohol screening, and criminal background check.  Previous experience as a heavy equipment operator is preferred.  All other job requirements are outlined in the job description.

Beginning wage is $27.20 hour, based on 2023 wages.  Excellent fringe benefit package, including health insurance.

Job description and employment application may be obtained from the City’s website: or in person at the Washburn City Hall during open hours, 119 Washington Avenue, Washburn, Wisconsin 54891.  Completed applications and other relevant materials may be emailed to: or mailed to: City of Washburn, Attn: Crew Leader, P.O. Box 638, Washburn, WI 54891-0638.

Initial application deadline is 4:00 PM, Thursday, September 7, 2023; however, the position will remain open until filled.