Job Openings



City of Wahpeton, ND - Water Plant Operator

The City of Wahpeton is accepting applications for the full-time position of Water Plant Operator.  Candidates must possess a high school diploma or equivalency certificate (GED) and two years of college or equivalent experience. A valid driver’s license with the ability to obtain a Class B Commercial Driver’s License within 12 months. Applicants must be able to perform water treatment processing and analysis, conduct equipment maintenance, and provide compliance with regulatory requirements. The 2023 salary range for this position is $37,785.10 to $56,736.22 with starting wage dependent upon experience and includes an excellent benefit package. Applications and a job description are available at, by calling 701-642-8448 or stopping by Wahpeton City Hall.
Wahpeton City Hall
1900 4th Street North
Wahpeton, ND 58075
Interested persons must submit a resume and completed application by September 25, 2023, to 
The City of Wahpeton is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


City of Oakes, ND - Maintenance/General Labor

The City of Oakes is looking for a full-time permanent maintenance/general labor person. Duties include but not limited to general maintenance of the city infrastructure, trash collection, street maintenance, water treatment plant operation and other duties as assigned. Mechanical skills are preferred, as is the ability to operate equipment. Must have a valid driver's license and the ability to lift 50 lbs. Wage: DOE – Full benefits including paid health, life, retirement, vacation, sick days and holidays. Drop off resume to City Hall or email to

City of Garrison, ND - Water Plant/Distribution Operator/City Maintenance

The City of Garrison is seeking a qualified applicant for a Water Plant/Distribution Operator/City Maintenance position. The applicant would be required to operate and maintain a Class 3 Surface Water Treatment System and pump station facilities along with adequate qualifications to perform city maintenance.

The job position requires a minimum of one year accredited technical training in the operation of water plant treatment or an equivalent combination of education and experience with water plant treatment processes. Perform and assist with all water plant, water distribution, wastewater, city streets, city grounds, and city landfill maintenance to include the proper operation and maintenance of all heavy equipment.

The position is full time with a starting salary of $18.00 to $32.00 per hour depending on experience with excellent benefits.

For information regarding  this job position, please contact: Diane Affeldt, Auditor for City of Garrison, PO Box 459, Garrison, ND 58540, phone: 701-463-2600, Fax: 701-463-7400, email