The City of Brainerd is an equal opportunity employer. This means that the City does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, disability, public assistance, age, or sexual orientation.

A separate employment application form is required for each open position, unless otherwise indicated in the position listing. Some positions also require supplemental forms and/or questionnaires to be submitted.

For further information on a particular job listing, or to request an application packet, please call (218) 828-2307, drop by City Hall in person, or send an e-mail to Kris Schubert, Human Resources Coordinator at

To apply for one of the listed jobs, submit a completed application and any supplemental forms and/or questionnaires (resumes may be attached to the application) before the deadline noted in the advertisement for the position.

Applications may be submitted

Employment Opportunities

City Administrator

The City of Brainerd is accepting applications for a City Administrator.

  Recruitment Brochure (pdf)

The position is open until filled.

To apply, submit a cover letter and resume to

For more information, please contact Sharon Klumpp at or by calling 651-223-3053 (office) or 651-270-6856 (mobile).

Fire Chief

The City of Brainerd Police and Fire Civil Service Commission is accepting applications for a full-time Fire Chief.

  • Advertisement (pdf)
  • Job Description (pdf)
  • Employment Application (pdf)
  • Supplement Application (pdf)

  • The position is open until filled with first review beginning May 1, 2015

    Electric Journeyman or Apprentice Lineworker

    Brainerd Public Utilities is a seeking an experienced electric journeyman or apprentice lineworker.


      Employment Application (pdf)

    Applications accepted until positions is filled.



    Additional Resources

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