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Full-Time Assistant City Planner  

Responsibilities:  The Assistant City Planner will perform professional work related to community planning and development.  The primary duties are to analyze requests from citizens, developers, and business owners wishing to improve their property and to assist the general public with a variety of planning, zoning, and subdivision questions. 
 
Requirements:  Bachelor’s degree in community development, city planning, landscape architecture, or geography.  Three years minimum experience in municipal, county, governmental agency preferred.  Candidate must have a valid driver’s license and an insurable driving history.

How to Apply:  Interested applicants must submit a City application to the Human Resource Office, 625 Fifth Street, Spearfish, SD  57783; p 605-642-1354; f 605-642-1329; e jodi.friedel@cityofspearfish.com  Minimum starting wage:  $22.48 per hour;  based on qualifications and experience; excellent benefits; Equal Opportunity Employer.  Click here to complete an on-line application.  Position open until filled.  Individuals with disabilities who need reasonable accommodations to complete the job application process are encouraged to apply and should contact the Human Resource Director to commence the accommodation interactive process. Position Description Icon

Full-Time Project Engineer   

Responsibilities: The Project Engineer will provide project management on City projects, including construction inspections, quality control and surveying/staking (as necessary), assisting in development plan reviews as well as project coordination and overseeing the Engineering Department when the City Engineer is not present.     
 
Requirements:  Bachelors’ Degree in Civil Engineering, registration as a Professional Engineer, experience with construction projects and plan review of construction plans, and experience with surveying.  Candidates must have a valid driver’s license with an insurable driving history.

How to Apply:  Interested applicants must submit a City application to the Human Resource Office, 625 Fifth Street, Spearfish, SD  57783; p 605-642-1354; f 605-642-1329; e jodi.friedel@cityofspearfish.com
Minimum starting salary (Exempt – Professional) $59,862.40, based on qualifications and experience; excellent benefits; Equal Opportunity Employer. Click here to complete an on-line application. Position open until filled.  Individuals with disabilities who need reasonable accommodations to complete the job application process are encouraged to apply and should contact the Human Resource Director to commence the accommodation interactive process.
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Full-Time Street Technician   

Responsibilities: The Street Technician will work to maintain and repair the streets, storm water, airport, and right-of-way activities within the jurisdiction of the City of Spearfish.  Day to day tasks including street asphalt paving and patching work, concrete flatwork, gravel road maintenance, storm sewer maintenance and repairs, sign inventory and compliance, pothole repairs, alley maintenance, street painting and striping, trash and debris removal, emergency storm work, street sweeping, mowing right-of-way, traffic signal maintenance, street light maintenance, snow removal operations, airport maintenance including facilities, runway and grounds, and on call duties.       
 
Requirements:  Graduation from an accredited technical college or university with a degree in an applicable field or an equivalent of at least four (4) years’ experience and training in heavy equipment operation and maintenance.  Possession or ability to obtain a valid South Dakota Class 1A driver’s license with air brakes, combination, and tanker endorsement within ninety (90) days of hire.  Candidates must have an insurable driving history.
 
How to Apply:  Interested applicants must submit a City application to the Human Resource Office, 625 Fifth Street, Spearfish, SD  57783; p 605-642-1354; f 605-642-1329; e jodi.friedel@cityofspearfish.com Minimum starting wage:  $15.91 per hour;  based on qualifications and experience; excellent benefits; Equal Opportunity Employer.  Click here to complete an on-line application. Position open until filled.  Individuals with disabilities who need reasonable accommodations to complete the job application process are encouraged to apply and should contact the Human Resource Director to commence the accommodation interactive process. Position Description Icon


Full-Time Police Dispatch

Responsibilities:  Will receive and record incoming enforcement and emergency-related calls from the public, both in person and on the telephone.  Will refer callers and/or transmit or relay orders to the appropriate police patrol, fire, Civil Defense, ambulance, Public Works personnel, county authorities, or other related agencies. 

Requirements:  Ability to type 35 wpm, ability to be bonded, High school diploma or GED certificate, possession of a valid SD driver’s license with a clean driving history, and ability to obtain State required training certificates within one year of hiring date.  Position will require availability to work all shifts, weekends and holidays. Residency required within a distance from the City of Spearfish adequate to meet a 30 minute response time requirement.  
 

How to Apply:  Interested persons must submit City application along with typing test documenting words per minute to the Human Resource Office, 625 Fifth Street, Spearfish, SD  57783; p 605-642-1354; f 605-642-1329; e jodi.friedel@cityofspearfish.com  Wage: $15.91 per hour; Excellent benefits; Equal Opportunity Employer.  Position open until filled.  Click here to complete an on-line application.  Individuals with disabilities who need reasonable accommodations to complete the job application process are encouraged to apply and should contact the Human Resource Director to commence the accommodation interactive process.
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