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Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities:


Village of Vernon
DPW Mechanic/Road Maintenance Position
The Village of Vernon is accepting applications for its open DPW Mechanic/Road Maintenance position. The Village is looking for motivated individuals to join its team to be responsible for maintaining and repairing the Village’s fleet of vehicles and equipment along with participating in normal operations of the Public Works Department.

The ideal candidate would have five to seven years of experience working as a diesel mechanic working on large trucks and heavy equipment. Experience working on cars and small engines also preferred. Previous experience in Public Works preferred but not required. Candidates must have a valid Wisconsin Drives License or the ability to obtain one within sixty (60) days of employment. The candidate shall have a minimum of a Class B Commercial Driver's License or the ability to obtain one within one year of employment.

The regular work week schedule is 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Candidates will be expected to work nights, weekends, and holidays as dictated by the weather.

Starting compensation for the position is $28.00 to $33.00 per hour depending on qualifications. The Village of Vernon offers a competitive benefits package with participation in the Wisconsin Retirement System, State of Wisconsin Health Insurance Plan, and life insurance. Candidates should submit resume, cover letter and employment application to Brett Bartels, Director of Public Works via email:
or via mail or in-person at the Village Hall:
Vernon Village Hall
W249 S8910 Center Drive
Big Bend, WI 53103
The submittal deadline for the first review of applications is Wednesday, May 17, 2023, at 3:30 p.m. The position will remain
open until filled. A complete job description and employment application can be found at
Link to Employment Application

Firefighter/Emergency Medical Technicians

The Village of Vernon Fire Department is looking for energetic members of the community to serve as Firefighter/Emergency Medical Technicians.

If you are at least 18 years old, have a high school diploma and have a strong commitment to serving your community, please contact us at the Vernon Fire Department at 262-662-2079. All required training will be provided to you.

Here is your opportunity to begin a rewarding experience as a Firefighter/EMT and serve your community at the same time!

Contact Vernon Fire Department directly at 262-662-2079.

The Village of Vernon is an Equal Opportunity Employer