Current Job Opportunities

Ready to join our team? We’d love to meet you! Start by searching for available openings on our City of Ferndale job portal, or check out the featured current position openings below. 

Featured positions

Human Resources Director

The City of Ferndale is seeking a Human Resources Director to manage the City’s HR function. This position will be a key member of our management team and will be responsible for planning and implementing all human resource management functions including labor relations, benefits administration, civil service, compensation, employee wellness, managing grievance administration, organizational development and training, position classification, recruitment and selection, risk identification and evaluation, workers’ compensation, and work place safety.   A bachelor degree in human resources management, business administration, public administration or related field is required, along with a minimum of 3 years HR experience and some labor relations experience.  Professional or Senior Human Resources (PHR or SPHR) is preferred.

Salary Range is $79,098-$98,773 commensurate with experience $71,904 to $89,794. Click here for a full job description and visit the Ferndale Job Portal to apply now.

Deputy Director of Administration

Under the general direction of the Director of Public Works, the Deputy Director of Administration assists in the oversight of the Department of Public Works (DPW). This position works with, but is not limited to, the City sidewalk program, capital improvement plan, facilities maintenance, road improvement plan, water, sewerage and storm systems, motor pool, GIS, bid preparation, project management, plan review, and records.

Priority focus areas will include leadership and training, safety and compliance, facilities, fleet management, water utility, and community engagement. Click here for a full job description. Visit the Ferndale Job Portal to apply now.

Sustainability Planner

Under the general supervision of the Director of Community and Economic Development, the Environmental Sustainability Planner is primarily responsible for developing the City’s near-term and long-term sustainability agenda, tracking progress, engaging external partners, and working with City departments to execute sustainability initiatives.  This position will be responsible for reviewing plans and creating recommendations, ordinances, policies, and programs revolving around environmental sustainability.  

Priority focus areas include City sustainability, leadership, education and engagement, and strategic input. Click here for a full job description. Visit the Ferndale Job Portal to apply now.

All open positions 

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