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Full-time Building Inspector I

The City of Devils Lake is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Building Inspector I. This involves the inspection of buildings and building construction for conformity to municipal and state building codes and other regulations. Preferred applicants would have 1 year of specialized/technical training and at least 1 year of experience in building inspections or a related field or an equivalent combination of education and experience to provide sufficient evidence of the successful performance of the essential elements of the job. Successful applicant must be certified or willing to become certified in building inspections within three years of gaining employment. Salary range of $2,927 - $4,514, DOE. Benefits include health, dental, vision, retirement, paid sick and vacation. Complete job description and application are available at the City Offices located at 423 6th Street NE or may be printed online. Applications can be faxed to (701) 662-7612. Send resume and completed job application to City of Devils Lake, Attn: Building Official, PO Box 1048, Devils Lake, ND, 58301. Resumes and applications must be received by Thursday, April 30, 2015. EOE

Building Inspector I Job Description

Full-time Police Officer

The Devils Lake Police Department is accepting applications for the position of Police Officer.  The successful applicant will have completed a police academy and be licensed or eligible to be licensed as a peace officer. Out of state applicants that have completed a police academy will be required to attend a transition course. Applicants must have a clear criminal history, no recent major traffic violations, and be of good moral character. Preference will be given for military service (DD 214 indicating Honorable discharge must be sent with the application to qualify for veterans' preference). Applicants must pass a medical screening, psychological screening, and background investigation which may include credit history, criminal history, and driving history. Applicants may be required to submit to a polygraph examination, drug screening, or other screening as necessary.  Starting salary is $3044 - $3166 / month DOE.  ND PERS LE retirement is offered.  Medical insurance includes dental and optical.  Single rate is 100% paid by the city, family plan is 80% paid.

Questions regarding the position should be directed to Police Chief Keith Schroeder at the Police Department at (701) 662-0700 or by stopping at the Lake Region Law Enforcement Center located at 222 West Walnut Street. Application deadline is close of business Friday, April 17, 2015. 

Summer Employment

Multiple departments within the City are taking applications for summer employment.  Positions are available in the following departments:

Public Ways Department  -  Street, Cemetery, and Weed Control
Public Utilities Department  - Water, Sewer, and Lemna
Shade Tree Department

Positions start at $9.00 per hour or more depending on experience and/or CDL license.  Positions in the Shade Tree Department start at $10.00 per hour.

Applicants must be at least 16 years of age to apply.  Applicants must be at least 18 years of age to apply for the Shade Tree and Lemna Departments.

Applications can be printed online or may be picked up at City Office located at 423 6th Street NE and should be turned into the City Office as soon as possible. Applications can also be mailed to PO Box 1048, Devils Lake, ND, 58301, or faxed to (701) 662-7612.

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