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The City of Fargo currently employs 779 full-time and part-time employees. Temporary/seasonal employees are hired as department needs demand.

The City of Fargo provides Equal Employment Opportunity for all individuals without regard to race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other status or condition protected by applicable federal and state laws, except where a Bona Fide Occupational Qualification (BFOQ) applies.

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Planner (City Planning Division)
The City of Fargo is seeking a Planner to be responsible for planning and implementing department projects and programs by collecting data, completing research, and providing project administration. The Planner may also be assigned to the management of complex programs or assigned the responsibility to review important land developments or the administration of the Land Development Code. The job requires a bachelors degree in urban planning or landscape architecture; a masters degree is preferred; and at least three years of municipal planning experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. A valid driver’s license is also required. Salary begins at $4,798-5,087 per month, plus benefits, DOE. Employment is contingent upon successful background check and drug screen. Apply online at http://applyonline.hr.cityoffargo.com/ or at North Dakota Job Service. Open until filled. EOE

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Director Red River Regional Dispatch Center (911 Communications)Posting Closes: 1/23/2015
The Red River Regional Dispatch Center is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Director.

Salary: Salary range $85,051 – $111,505 along with employer sponsored Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and 401K.

Responsibilities: Perform a variety of complex administrative, supervisory, and professional responsibilities in providing public safety emergency and non-emergency dispatch services for Public Safety Agencies in Cass and Clay counties to include the cities of Fargo, Moorhead, and West Fargo. Develop and manage the Center’s budget and capital improvement needs. See full job description at www.rrrdc.com

Qualifications: (required) Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited institution of higher learning, plus two years of management experience working with emergency communications systems or five years of experience of working in a Public Safety Answering Point environment in an administrative role. (desirable) Master’s Degree, certification as an Emergency Number Professional (ENP), Center Management Certification and/or Registered Public Safety Leader certification from APCO.

Special Requirements: Candidates must successfully pass an extensive criminal background investigation, pre-employment psychological, medical and drug screening tests.

Application Information and Deadline
For a complete job description and to apply for the position, go to http://ApplyOnline.HR.cityoffargo.com . Your completed application must include the following attachments - letter of application, resume, and three professional references. Deadline for applications is January 23, 2015.
If you have questions on the position, please contact City of Fargo Fire Chief Steve Dirksen at 701-241-8137. Any questions relating to the submission of your application on the website, please call 701-241-1321. For more information about the Red River Regional Dispatch Center, visit our website at http://www.rrrdc.com/. EOE



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Correctional Health Nurse (LPN) Part-TimePosting Closes: 1/2/2015
The City of Fargo is seeking a part-time LPN to provide professional nursing services 20-24 hours/week at the Cass County Jail. Flexible hours include late afternoon and evenings with an every third weekend rotation. Two or more years of nursing experience, a current North Dakota Practical Nurse license, and a valid driver’s license are required. Previous correctional health, psych, clinic and/or nursing home experience is preferred. Starting wage is $18.85-19.98 per hour, plus benefits, DOE. Employment is contingent upon successful background check and drug screen. Apply online at http://applyonline.hr.cityoffargo.com/ or at North Dakota Job Service by January 2, 2015. EOE

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