Employment Opportunities

Seasonal Code Enforcement/Zoning Internship

The City of Forest Lake is hiring for a Seasonal Code Enforcement/Zoning Internship to join the Forest Lake Zoning Department. The position is designed to assist with the peak season for zoning and nuisance code enforcement, support City staff, and assist with research on planning issues. Primary responsibilities are to conduct site visits, document zoning code violations, and generate enforcement letters. Additional responsibilities include providing staff support and assistance with planning inquiries. The position will also perform research into present and potential urban planning issues encountered at the municipal level. Starting wage for the position is $11-$15/hour depending on experience. Must possess a valid driver's license. 

A position description and city employment application can be found below. Applicants are asked to electronically submit an application to the Zoning Administrator Donovan Hart via email at Donovan.Hart@ci.forest-lake.mn.us. The position listing will be open until filled. 

Park Ranger

The City of Forest Lake is hiring two (2) part-time seasonal Park Rangers to join the Forest Lake Park and Recreation Department. Hired individuals will be responsible for keeping a safe, clean and friendly environment at Lakeside Memorial Park. The starting wage for the position is $12.00 per hour.  Must be able to work nights and weekends and be 18 years of age.

A position description and city employment application can be found below. Applicants are asked to electronically submit an application to Park and Recreation Coordinator, Jamie Muscha, via email at Jamie.Muscha@ci.forest-lake.mn.us.  The application deadline for the position is May 31, 2018 at 4:30 pm. Candidates will be notified via email on the status of their application.  

Commission Appointments  
The City of Forest Lake currently has one vacancy for the Parks, Lakes and Trails Commission. If you are interested in serving on the Parks, Lakes and Trails Commission or any of the current boards or commissions, please fill out the Boards and Committee Application.  Your application will be kept on file for one year.  Questions regarding any vacancy can be directed to the City of Forest Lake at 651-464-3550.