Work for the Village of Elk Rapids

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Village of Elk Rapids employment opportunities will be displayed on this page when applicable. If there are no opportunities at this time, please feel free to fill out an application and we will keep it on file for the next six months, just in case a job opens up.

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Current Openings:


The Village of Elk Rapids is seeking two laborers to join the Department of Public Works (DPW) crew. Full-time year-round, generous benefits, $20/hour. This role provides support to DPW operations and adjusts to seasonal peak needs. Essential duties include operating general hand tools and equipment that does not require a CDL, mowing and trimming Village properties, snow removal at Village properties,  maintaining gardens in partnership with the Beautification Commission as directed by the DPW Superintendent, collecting refuse around the Village, and tasks such as cleaning, painting, and making minor repairs to Village property and equipment.

If you are interested in the position or have questions, please reach out to Village Clerk Kaitlyn Szczypka at Positions open until filled.

Employment Application:

To be considered for future opportunities please download, complete, and email this employment application to