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The Town of Bristol, Dane County, providing local services to 4,100 residents living just north of the City of Sun Prairie, is seeking a qualified individual to fill the position of Public Works Supervisor.

This position is accountable for the day-to-day public works related operations of the Town, including the maintenance of the Town Office, shop/garage, parks and public areas, road conditions, drainage, and tools/equipment. This includes frequent routine inspection of the areas listed, determining repairs/corrections to be accomplished in an expeditious, cost effective manner.

Most work is self-directing and can be accomplished with assistance from available staff, however, where contractor, regional government (City of Sun Prairie, Dane County, etc.), or primary utility assistance is required, contact is to be made and cost/timing determined for approval; except in the case of emergencies where a threat to public safety exists.

The desired qualifications include having a valid Wisconsin Commercial Driver’s License (CDL), or the ability to obtain one, a high school diploma or GED, and 2-5 years of relevant and applicable experience. Required is the passing of a pre-employment drug screening, and future random drug testing in compliance with Town, Federal Dept. of Transportation, and Highway Administration drug and alcohol testing regulations. The successful individual must be willing to work nights, holidays, and/or weekends as required to provide public safety and service to the community.

The Town of Bristol offers a competitive compensation and benefit package including; health insurance and enrollment in the Wisconsin State Retirement (WRS). Salary will be based on qualifications.

To apply, please submit a cover letter (with salary requirements), and resume to:

Town of Bristol

Attn: Brandon Bledsoe, Town Administrator

7747 County Road N

Sun Prairie, WI 53590

Or via email at bristolclerk@bristoltownhall.com

Application deadline is 5:00p.m. on Thursday, August 10th, 2017.

The Town of Bristol is an equal opportunity employer.

Public Works Director/Highway Commissioner

Applications are now being accepted for a permanent full-time Public Works Director/Highway Commissioner position with Dunn County, Wisconsin. 

This position entails advanced administrative and managerial work in planning and directing the activities of the Dunn County Public Works Department, which includes the Divisions of Highway, Facilities & Parks, and Transit. Work is performed under the supervision of the County Manager and under policy direction from the Dunn County Board of Supervisors Highway Committee, Facilities Committee, and Transit Commission, and in accordance with all applicable State Statues and County ordinances.

Dunn County has approximately 425 centerline miles of County Truck Highway, 520 lane miles of Federal and State Highways, including approximately 50 lane miles of interstate (I-94) in both the east and westbound directions. The FY2017 budget is approximately $17.2 million.  The Department has +90 full, part-time, contracted employees, including a Parks & Facilities Manager and Transit Manager who report to the Public Works Director.  The Highway Division includes an Engineer/Superintendent, Patrol Superintendent, and Shop Superintendent.


·          Bachelor’s Degree in Civil/Construction Engineering, Public Administration or related field.

·         Six (6) years or more direct experience in management/supervisor and municipal public works operations.

·         Equivalent combination of education and experience which provides the necessary knowledge, skills and abilities may be considered.

·         Registered as professional engineer in the State of Wisconsin preferred.

Essential Functions:

·         Provides overall coordination and management of repair/maintenance on the highways under Wisconsin DOT jurisdiction including the State and Federal highway system.

·         Plans, coordinates, directs, and supervises the various programs and activities of the department, including the Divisions of Transit and Facilities & Parks.

·         Prepares and administers departmental operating budget.

·         See job description for specific detailswww.co.dunn.wi.us Select “Employment” quick link.

The minimum starting annual salary is $77,542. The Public Works Director is entitled to participate in the Wisconsin Retirement System and the County’s health and dental insurance programs as well as other fringe benefits.

Apply by resume and Dunn County application that can be found on the County’s website at www.co.dunn.wi.us, select the “Employment” tab. Application deadline is 4:30pm local time on Friday, August 11, 2017.

If you have questions, please contact Paul R. Miller, County Manager at pmiller@co.dunn.wi.us or admin@co.dunn.wi.us or at 715-232-2429.




The Town of Blue Mounds, Dane County, WI is accepting bids for a Town Assessor for 2018 and beyond.  We are a rural community with an estimated population of 998, with 1900 parcels.  Assessed value is approximately $135,000,000.  Proposal should be 3 years in length with first year Maintenance, second year Market Revaluation and 3rd year Maintenance.  Proposal to include proof of State of Wisconsin certification, proof of insurance, cost and strategy for keeping town in compliance, resume listing qualifications and references.  Proposal to include Open Book and Board of Review.  Phone #608-437-8722.  The Town of Blue Mounds reserves the right to reject any/or all proposals.  Please send proposals by September 1, to Town of Blue Mounds, Attn Clerk, Helen Kahl, 10566 Blue Vista Rd., Blue Mounds,  WI   53517.  May also be sent by email to townofbluemounds@gmail.com.

Dunn County Treasurer

Applications are now being accepted for the position of Dunn County Treasurer.  The duties of the County Treasurer are listed in Section 59.25(3) of the Wisconsin Statutes. 

Requirements: applicants must be 18 years of age and applicant must be a resident of Dunn County at the time of appointment. 

Desired Requirements: This is an elected position and the following training and experience are considered desirable: 

·         Graduation from high school or GED supplemented by a bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, business, or related field.  See County website for further details.

2018 annual salary is $62,500; 2019 is $63,400; and 2020 is $64,400. The term of this elected position continues through 2020.  The County Treasurer is entitled to participate in the Wisconsin Retirement System in accordance with law and the County’s health and dental insurance programs. 

Apply by resume and Dunn County application that can be obtained from the County’s website at www.co.dunn.wi.us, select the “Employment” tab, by 4:30 p.m. on 08/03/17.  Interviews are scheduled for 08/17/17. 

If you have questions, please contact Steve Rasmussen, Dunn County Board Chair at srasmussen@co.dunn.wi.us or at 715-231-6405 or admin@co.dunn.wi.us or at 715-232-2429.


Library Director Position Open Madeline Island Public Library

The Madeline Island Public Library is in search of a Library Director.  This is a full-time position, approximately 35 hours per week, some weekends/evenings required.  In this role you will manage all operations of the library, implement library policies and projects, and provide leadership for improving public library service to the community.

The Town of La Pointe is located on Madeline Island, the only inhabited island of the Apostle Islands. These islands are located at the western end of Lake Superior, and Madeline Island is a 20-minute ferry boat ride from Bayfield, Wisconsin.  The Town has a year-round population of 265 but swells to 3,000 during the summer months.

The right person will have a commitment to the mission and philosophy of public library service, excellent leadership skills, strong communication and interpersonal skills, able to work effectively with library board members, elected officials, employees and community groups, and will have the ability to recruit and work with library volunteers.

Preferred: Two to five years of public library experience performing administrative, supervisory and day-to-day necessary to maintain library operations and standards and having a good working knowledge of computers/technology pertinent to libraries is desired as well as proficiency in Microsoft Office applications.  A BA degree and Wisconsin Public Librarian Certification is a plus.  

Required: We are willing to work with an individual to obtain a Library Certification if you have at least 54 credit hours in liberal arts studies from an accredited institution and have demonstrated leadership, business and technical capabilities.  Salary is commensurate with education and experience.

To Apply: Please submit a cover letter, resume and job application (pages 1 and 2) found at http://www.townoflapointewi.gov/postings-notices-announcements and mail to: Lisa Potswald, Town Administrator, PO Box 270, La Pointe, WI  54850 by July 28, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. Receipt of application will be acknowledged by e-mail.


A consortium between 9 - 18 Towns, Villages and Cities, servicing a wide geographical area, throughout Polk and Barron Counties are collectively issuing this Request for Proposal (RFP) for building inspection services, including but not limited to plan review, residential and commercial inspections, and meeting attendance when requested.  Zoning Administration and code enforcement services may also be required as specified by Local Code. The services under the proposal will need to be negotiated with each municipality and can begin as early as August 1, 2017.

Submittal Deadline is July 21, 2017

Questions concerning this RFP should be directed to:

BOB KAZMIERSKI, City Administrator/Clerk-Treasurer, CITY OF BARRON
1456 E. LaSalle Ave, PO BOX 156, BARRON, WI  54812
Ph. 715.537.5631 | Fx.  715.537.9209 | bkazmierski@barronwi.us

For more details and to download the RFP, visit:  www.turtlelakewi.com/RFP


The Town of Vienna in Dane County, population 1,532, is accepting proposals for Town Assessor to begin services January 1, 2018.  Request for Proposal packets may be picked up from the Clerk’s office at 7161 County Highway I, DeForest, WI 53532.  Packets may be mailed upon request by contacting Kathleen Clark at (608) 846-3800 or by email at tovclerk@centurytel.net.  Proposals must include all statutory assessor duties including Open Book and Board of Review as prescribed by law.  Proposals must include proof of current State Certification, proposed contract, listing of qualifications, including experience with other municipalities, certificate of liability, automobile liability, and worker’s compensation insurance. The assessor will be responsible for maintaining the assessment role and individual property classifications and should be able to perform future revaluations.  By responding to this RFP an individual respondent accepts the process outlined in the RFP and fully acknowledges that the final determination of the Town of Vienna Board is binding and without appeal.  The Town of Vienna Board reserves the right to reject any or all proposals and/or waive any irregularities if deemed in the best interests of the Town.  The Town of Vienna Board reserves the right to accept the proposal considered to be the most advantageous to the Town. Proposals are due by 4:00 p.m. July 31, 2017.

Kathleen Clark, Town Clerk

Road Maintenance position

The Town of El Paso is seeking applications for a full-time, hourly position to maintain town roads.  Position requires general highway maintenance and operation of all related equipment including truck, backhoe, loader, mower, grader and all associated tools.  CDL (or ability to obtain one) and passing a drug screening is required.  Must be willing to work weekends, evenings and holidays when the need arises.  Modern town shop is located at N5325 450th Street, Ellsworth, WI. 

Full position description and “Permission to Check Driving Record” form is available on the Pierce County Wisconsin website > Municipal Government > Town of El Paso or call (715) 273-4811.  Position available May 2017.  Open until filled.  Salary is commensurate with experience.  Benefits and starting date are negotiable.

To apply submit resume and “Permission to Check Driving Record” form to Chair Ronald Kannel, N6064 290th St., Elmwood, WI  54740.  

Highway Commissioner

This position is responsible for the oversight, visioning, leadership, planning, directing, managing and supervising all aspects of the County highway infrastructure and related assets, including County road and bridge construction and maintenance; carries out duties as specified in Wisconsin Statutes; provides leadership over all department personnel involving work assignments, operations, financial management and related work as assigned by the County Administrator.
For full job description and details follow the link: http://agency.governmentjobs.com/stcroix/default.cfm

2015 Peterbilt Model 365



380 HP PX-9 Engine W/C Brake
8,000 Miles
Town of Clifton
Please call 608-427-6814


The Town of Burke, Dane County, population 3,391 residents, is seeking a qualified individual to fill the position of Patrolman in the Public Works Department.  The desired qualifications include having a valid Wisconsin Commercial Driver’s License (or the ability to obtain within one month of hire), a high school diploma or GED and three years of relevant and applicable experience.  The successful individual must be willing to work nights, holidays and/or weekends as required to provide public safety and service to the community. 
Responsibilities include maintaining Town roads, culverts, parks, buildings and grounds, vehicles and equipment, plowing and salting roads, and brush disposal.  Excellent benefits are offered and include health and life insurance and participation in the Wisconsin Retirement System. Starting hourly wage will be $16-$19 depending on qualifications and experience.  
This position is subject to a pre-employment drug test and future random testing in compliance with the Town of Burke Substance Abuse Policy and the Federal Department of Transportation and Highway Administration drug and alcohol; testing regulations contained in Title 49 CFR. 
Please submit your cover letter and resume including salary requirements to the Town of Burke, 5365 Reiner Road, Madison, WI 53718, Attention Public Works Position, or email to: townofburke@frontier.com. Cover letters and resumes will be accepted until the position is filled.  Visit our website www.townofburke.com for a complete job description.  
The Town of Burke is an equal opportunity employer.   

Part-time Deputy Clerk-Treasurer

The Town of Conover, WI, is seeking qualified candidates for a part time Deputy Town Clerk-Treasurer. See town website for details: www.townofconover.com. High School or higher education. Office and/or Municipal Clerk experience preferred but not essential. Send resume to: Town of Conover, PO Box 115, Conover, WI 54519, or email to conoverclerk@gmail.com.

Municipal Court Clerk-Somers, WI

The Village of Somers is accepting applications for a full-time Municipal Court Clerk. Salary range is $36,000-$40,000 annually. Benefits include health insurance & Wisconsin Retirement. The successful applicant will perform the duties of Municipal Court Clerk, including scheduling hearings on violations of municipal ordinances for the Municipal Court judge to hear on a bi-monthly basis, tracking juvenile and adult court cases electronically, notifying defendants of court times, collecting fines and forfeitures from those found or pleading guilty of violations, remitting appropriate portions of such collections to village, county, and state government in a timely fashion, assist the Clerk-Treasurer in collection of taxes, election work & other duties as assigned. Applicants must have a minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent. The ideal candidate should have several years of general office or clerical experience and must be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook. Prior knowledge and experience in court proceedings & court management software is preferred.

A detailed job description is available at www.somers.org or Somers Village Hall. To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to:

Somers Village Clerk-Treasurer

PO Box 197

Somers, WI 53171

For Sale

2004 INT 7400:DT466 Engine, 8LL transmission, Single Axle, approx.  96,000 miles
New Fuel Tank,  New air tanks
Universal Plow & Wing, Swenson Sander, Stainless Steel Dump box
$30,000  OBO
Call  608-734-3818

1986 Champion 730A motor grader for sale. @13000 hours total. Well maintained and runs good. About 3000 hours on rebuilt transmission and about 2700 hours on engine overhaul. Wing plow, good rubber. Any reasonable offer will be considered.



Alex Puig, Chairman

Forest Township, Richland County, WI



2006 International 5 to 7 yard steel box

330 hp international engine

Automatic transmission 6 speed

Diff lock

Air condition

Am/fm radio

70,000 miles as of 4-4-16

4768 hrs as of 4-4-16

Tires 70% or more front and rear

8’ tapered front mount wing

12’ reversible front plow

11’ reversible underbody scraper

Stainless steel sander/spreader 9” auger

Joy stick controller with spare controller

Back-up camera and wash/puff

Very little surface rust on box

Interior excellent

Box vibrator

$75,000 available September 1st  2016

Town of St Germain, Dept of Public Works

561 Hwy 155, St Germain WI 54558

715-542-3155 - stgtownshop@hotmail.com

The truck can be seen at the above address, ask for Tim

Town Clerk

The Town of Kinnickinnic, River Falls WI, is seeking qualified candidates for a part time Town Clerk. See town website for details: www.kinnickinnictwp.org. High School or higher education. Office and/or Municipal Clerk experience preferred but not essential. Send resume to: Town of Kinnickinnic, 1271 County Road J, River Falls, WI 54022, or email to kinnitownhall@pressenter.com

Used Aquatic Plant Harvester-Townsend,WI

Inland Lakes P&R District-1999 Very good condition

Hydraulic System, 7 ft cutter head, Isuzu Engine

Diesel, 41 HP, Stainless Steel Hull, WxL 10x24’ Trailer optional

Stored inside in winter months-contact Dwight Ziegler 715-850-2212 ziggss@granitewave.com

LTE AIS Project Assistant

Oneida County Land and Water Conservation is accepting applications for three AIS (Aquatic Invasive Species) Project Assistant positions.  These LTE (Limited Term Employee) positions assist the AIS Coordinator with planning and implementing the Oneida County AIS program for prevention and control of aquatic invasive species in Oneida County and cooperates with other AIS partners to achieve the goals and objectives set forth in the Oneida County DNR AIS Education Grant.  Two positions are for 600-hours at $12.00 per hour and one AIS Field Lead position is also available for 1000 hours at $14.00 per hour.  Employees will be compensated for mileage during the work day. 

Qualified individual must have an Associates degree in Natural Resources or related field, or current enrollment in a Bachelors degree program with natural resource conservation field experience. 

Complete job description and required Oneida County application are available at www.co.oneida.wi.gov under the Employment Opportunities tab.  Application, resume and cover letters should be submitted to Land and Water Conservation, P.O. Box 400, Rhinelander, WI  54501 or by email to msadauskas@co.oneida.wi.us.  Any questions, please call 715-369-7835.  Applications will be taken until positions are filled.     




2000 John Deere 772CH Grader 

7200 hrs, Michelin Snow Plus tires, 14’ Molo Board w/2’ extension,

Front Scarifier, Falls Snow Wing

Asking $70,000.00 OBO.   Town of Wilson, Rusk Co., WI

Contact info:  Earl Smith, 608-797-7942


Town of Sterling, Polk County, WI

1991 Single Axle dump truck. 5 -7 yard dump box. Comes with McKenzie plow and Fink Sander. 197,500 miles. 13 speed road ranger transmission $13,950 OBO For more information email-townofsterling@grantsburgtelcom.net or call Terry @ 715-557-0077