Employment Opportunities

Department of Public Works

Public Works Operator 


The City of Ripon is seeking to add an energetic and dedicated Operator to join our Department of Public Works team. This is an opportunity to join an organization committed to public service and enhancing the quality of life for the residents in the City of Ripon. The position offers a variety of projects and work-environments that make no day the same.

Wage Range: $23.69-$31.33 per hour; DOQ

Competitive Benefits Package, including: Wisconsin Retirement System; Health Insurance (State Health Plan); Dental, Insurance; Vision Insurance; Life Insurance; Vacation, Sick/Personal/Holiday Paid Time Off; Training Programs

For more information visit: www.cityofripon.com/jobs , call (920)896-0984, or email adannhoff@cityofripon.com.

The City of Ripon is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 Position description below.  

  Limited DPW Summer Employment – City of Ripon


The City of Ripon is seeking energetic and responsible individuals of all ages to assist City Crews with varying responsibilities related to maintaining and improving the City for our residents.  Duties range from mowing grass, string trimming, maintaining the downtown business district, brush collections, and many other manual labor tasks.  The right candidates must have a valid driver’s license with a safe driving history.  No experience is necessary as we will train the right candidates.  Possessing the Wis DNR ATV/UTV Safety Certification Course is desirable.


These positions have flexible schedules, starting as early as May 6th and can work through Labor Day weekend and can be scheduled for 40 hours a week working Monday- Friday, 6:30 am – 3pm, with some rotating weekend hours.  Starting wages of $13/hour or more depending on experience.  Applications are available on the city website at www.cityofripon.com/jobs, and can be submitted to dpw@cityofripon.com. There are limited positions, applicants are encouraged to apply early. The City of Ripon is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Emergency Medical Services

The Ripon EMS department’s well-trained emergency medical technicians provide emergency

and non-emergency ambulance service to Ripon and surrounding areas ambulances.

Services we provide:

  • 24 hour ambulance service for Ripon and surrounding areas
  • Staff training
  • Standby services at local sporting events