Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

The Village of Kronenwetter is an equal opportunity employer.  To that end, we are always willing to take a completed employment application at any time.  If and when a position becomes open, the Village will review all of the submitted applications that the Village has received within the last calendar year.   If we believe that any of the submitted applicants would have the knowledge, skills, and abilities that will meet the Village's needs, then we will contact the applicant at that time to gauge their interest in the open position.

The Village does list all of the positions which we are actively recruiting for on this website. Please check back to see if any open positions might interest you.


Current Active Recruitment Campaigns


Director of Public Works

The Village of Kronenwetter is pleased to announce the recruitment for the Director of Public Works position. This position is an excellent opportunity for professionals to advance their careers in a dynamic organization. The Village's ideal candidate will be able to multi-task and manage multiple ongoing projects throughout their day. The Village will regularly expect the selected candidate to exercise critical thinking skills in working through complex tasks such as a drinking water quality update, ongoing stormwater projects, capital road improvement projects, and parks planning.

The Public Works Director reports directly to the Village Administrator. The Director manages all of the Public Works Department, Water and Sewer Department, and Parks Department's operations. In conjunction with managing the departments' crew leaders, the Public Works Director plans work and schedules regular public infrastructure maintenance and equipment repairs. Additionally, the position manages paperwork, inventory ordering, and other state-required forms, such as applications. The Director will work with elected officials and other department heads to create the Village's budget and guide the long-term success of the Village.

This position requires a Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering, Public Administration, or related field, or an Associate Degree in Civil Engineering, Public Administration, or related field and two years of experience in Civil Engineering and Municipal Utilities or Public Works.

The Village has posted the starting salary from $70,000 to $95,000 and offers a generous benefits package, including paid time off, pension participation, and remote work opportunities.

How to Apply
The Village is asking interested parties to submit a Village Employment Application, cover letter, and resume by April 5th, 2021, to Richard Downey, Village Administrator, either via email to rdowney@kronenwetter.org or by mail at 1582 Kronenwetter Dr, Kronenwetter, WI 54455.

The Village of Kronenwetter is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Communications Specialist

The Village of Kronenwetter is pleased to announce the recruitment of a part-time Communications Specialist. this position pays $15 an hour with no benefits. the Communications Specialist will act as a part-time off administrative assistant with the Village of Kronenwetter. In addition to answering phones, responding to emails, taking taxes and utility bills, the position will work as part of a team to develop the Village's monthly e-newsletter, update the Village's webpage, and support the Village's standing committees. The Successful candidate will have excellent writing and editing skills and be able to multi-task between projects. Due to this position's nature, the Village will not offer any remote work for this position. 

How to Apply
To apply for this position, please email a completed Village of Kronenwetter employment application to Richard Downey, Village Administrator at rdowney@kronenwetter.org, by 4pm on Thursday, April 15th, 2021. The Village is an equal opportunity employer.


Water/Sewer Paid-on-call Operator

The Village of Kronenwetter is pleased to announce the recruitment for a Water/Sewer Paid on Call Operator.

This position, which is new to the Village of Kronenwetter, is a "paid-on-call" general laborer position within the Water and Sewer Department and shall perform general operation and maintenance of the water and sewer systems from time to time when contacted by either the Water/Sewer Operator crew leader or the Water/Sewer Operator.  This person shall respond to emergency call-outs on weekends and weekdays and perform emergency repairs as necessary for the efficient operation of the Kronenwetter Water and Sewer System. 

The position requires a high school diploma and must have two years of experience working for a water utility.

The successful applicant will be a team player who can manage multiple complicated projects while keeping internal staff members apprised of progress.

How to Apply
The Village is asking interested parties to submit a village employment application by Thursday, December 17th to Richard Downey, Village Administrator, either via email to rdowney@kronenwetter.org  or by mail at 1582 Kronenwetter Dr, Kronenwetter, WI 54455

The Village of Kronenwetter is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Paid Per Call Firefighter

The Kronenwetter Fire Department is accepting applications for paid per call firefighters. Applications can be picked up at the Kronenwetter Police Department or downloaded via the Fire Department Employment Packet (found in the brown box on the page's left-hand side).

For more information, please contact Deputy Fire Chief Jason Budnik at 715-693-4200 ext. 123 or via email at fireems@kronenwetter.org or the Fire Department Secretary, Theresa O'Brien, at firesecretary@kronenwetter.org