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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.

  • All information provided is subject to the North Dakota Open Records Law.
  • As an employer, the City of Fargo prohibits smoking in all places of City of Fargo Employment in accordance with N.D.C.C. § 23-12-10.

Employee Rights and Responsibilities Under the Family and Medical Leave Act.

Current Position Vacancies

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Residential Building Inspector IPosting Closes: 11/24/2014
The City of Fargo Inspections department is seeking a residential Building Inspector to perform structural and life safety inspections of new construction and existing light commercial and residential dwellings. The Building Inspector I also provides education and information to building/home owners, contractors, engineers, etc. on the national and local safety standards, codes and laws, including local application and enforcement of FEMA flood requirements. Incumbents are expected to have and apply a working knowledge of codes enforced within the City. A minimum of two years of specialized/technical training in building inspections or a related field and one or more years of inspection experience or five or more years of previous experience in the field is required. A valid driver’s license is also required. Wage is $4,117-4,359 per month, plus benefits, DOE. Employment is contingent upon successful background check, drug screen and valid licensing. Apply online at http://applyonline.hr.cityoffargo.com or at North Dakota Job Service by November 24, 2014. EOE

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Civil Engineer IIPosting Closes: 12/5/2014
The City of Fargo Engineering Department is seeking a Civil Engineer II to provide administrative/professional engineering work focused on both transportation planning studies as well as the design and project management of transportation projects such as new or reconstruction of arterial and collector roadways, interchanges, bridges, underpasses, shared use paths, and highway/rail grade crossings. Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering or closely related field, four or more years of previous experience in civil engineering design and construction project management or equivalent education/experience is required. A valid ND professional engineer’s license (or eligibility to transfer) and driver’s license are also required. Employment contingent on successful background check and drug screen. Salary is $6,046 - $6,410 per month, plus benefits, DOE. Apply online at http://applyonline.hr.cityoffargo.com/ or at North Dakota Job Service by December 5, 2014. EOE



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Planner (City Planning Division)Posting Closes: 12/15/2014
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 no later than December 15, 2014. EOE

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Human Resources GeneralistPosting Closes: 11/28/2014
The City of Fargo has an excellent opportunity in the field of Human Resources for a full-time HR Generalist. This position serves as the primary HR Generalist for several city departments, develops partnerships with departmental leaders, and provides excellent HR services to employees in a wide variety of occupations.

Minimum Qualifications
The position requires a bachelor’s degree in Human Resources, Business Administration, or a related field and two to three years of Human Resources experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job. Direct working experience and knowledge of HR functions including recruitment, compensation, benefits, and compliance is required. PHR certification is preferred.

Conditional Offer Requirements
Upon receiving a conditional offer, the candidate is subject to a background investigation and drug screen.

Compensation and Benefits
The salary for this position begins at $4,443 per month. The City offers an excellent benefit package including a defined benefit pension plan.

Application Information and Deadline
For a complete job description and to apply for the position, go to http://ApplyOnline.HR.cityoffargo.com or submit a paper application to Job Service ND. Your application must include a letter of application, resume, and three professional references no later than November 28.

Call Jill at 701-241-1334 with questions. For more information about the City of Fargo, visit our website at www.cityoffargo.com. EOE


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Paratransit Reservationist (Transit)Posting Closes: 11/28/2014
The Transit Department for the cities of Fargo and Moorhead is seeking a full-time Paratransit Reservationist with a background in customer service, social services, or transportation. Responsibilities for this position include scheduling customer rides by telephone, using specialized software, using a two way radio to communicate with Paratransit drivers to ensure reliable service, creating daily schedules, and other clerical duties as assigned. Paratransit eligible riders are unable to physically, cognitively, or emotionally use the fixed route bus. Strong communication skills, the ability to operate in a fast paced environment and knowledge of streets/locations in the Fargo-Moorhead area are a plus. Hours are Monday through Friday, 9:00am-6:00pm. Salary is $14.96-15.85 per hour plus benefits, DOE. Employment is contingent upon successful background check and drug screen. Please apply online at http://applyonline.hr.cityoffargo.com or at North Dakota Job Service by November 28. EOE.

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Nutritionist IPosting Closes: 12/5/2014
The City of Fargo is seeking a full-time Nutritionist I for the Fargo Cass Public Health WIC program (Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children). This position provides nutrition and breastfeeding education to families, assesses nutritional status and program eligibility, establishes nutrition care plans and makes referrals to community resources. Bachelor’s degree in nutrition, including community nutrition/public health or Family and Consumer Science with an emphasis in nutrition is required. Salary range is $20.35-21.57 per hour, DOE, plus benefits. Employment contingent upon successful background check and drug screen. Apply online at http://applyonline.hr.cityoffargo.com/ or at North Dakota Job Service by December 5, 2014. EOE

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Seasonal Snow Removal Assistant (Street)
The City of Fargo Street Department is seeking three seasonal snow removal assistants to work 40 hours per week from October of 2014 through April of 2015. These positions will operate a variety of snow removal equipment to maintain city-owned sidewalks. High school diploma or GED, one or more years of previous experience in the operation of mobile equipment and a valid driver’s license are required. Preference will be given to candidates with good knowledge of City of Fargo streets. Wage is $11.25-12.25 per hour, DOE. Employment is contingent upon successful background check, pre-placement medical evaluation, drug screen and proof of valid licensing. Apply online at http://applyonline.hr.cityoffargo.com or at North Dakota Job Service. Position is open until filled. EOE



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Correctional Health Nurse (LPN) Part-TimePosting Closes: 11/24/2014
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 November 24, 2014. EOE

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LPN (Fargo Cass Public Health)Posting Closes: 11/28/2014
The City of Fargo Health Department is seeking a part-time Licensed Practical Nurse to provide professional nursing services for special education clients in the school setting. Variable hours 20-30 per week during the school year (nine months). Candidate must be flexible and work interdependently with the Special Education team, school staff and medical community, along with utilizing critical thinking skills. Knowledge of community resources and experience in public and/or school health desired. Licensed Practical degree in nursing required, along with two or more years of previous professional experience. A valid state of ND nurse and driver’s license is also required. Starting salary 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 November 28, 2014. EOE

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