Current Job Openings



The City of Franklin, located on the southwest side of Milwaukee County, population 36,000, is currently accepting applications for a dynamic and visionary leader for the position of Library Director.  The 40,000 square foot, state-of-the-art facility houses more than 146,000 books with an annual circulation of 440,000.  The annual budget is $1,300,000 with a staff of 16 FTE's. 

Qualifications Include:  A Master's Degree in Library Science from a library school accredited by the American Library Association; a Wisconsin Grade I certification as provided under the Wisconsin Administrative Code, Sec. PL 6.03 (or the ability to obtain this within 6 months of employment); and a minimum of 5 years of increasingly responsible professional library experience, including significant administrative and supervisory responsibility.

View the Franklin Public Library website here to obtain more information on the Library and its services.  

Salary:  Starting annual salary for 2017 is $74,500 - $80,000, based on qualifications and experience.

Benefits Include:  Paid Vacations, Paid Sick Leave, Personal Days, 9 Paid Holidays, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Medical Insurance (view Summary of Benefits Coverage here), and a Defined Contribution Pension Plan.

Apply:  To be considered for this opportunity, you must complete the online application form in addition to submitting a cover letter and resume, which can be sent by clicking on the email link at the top of the online application formThe application, cover letter, and resume must be received by Noon on Monday, August 21, 2017 to be considered for this position. 

Additional questions can be directed to Dana Zahn at 414-427-7505 or by email at




Applications will be taken until position is filled.

The City of Franklin Engineering Department is currently looking to fill an Engineering Tech IV position due to a retirement.  Applications are being accepted from both internal and external candidates. 

Qualifications:  Associates Degree in Civil Engineering preferred with 4 years of relevant experience (or an equivalent combination of education/experience).  Additional qualifications can be viewed in the attached job description

Duties:  Will include CAD work and minor design work.  See attached job description for details.

Salary:  Salary range of $28.4668 - $37.7183/hour.  (Starting wage will be between $28.46 - $34.48/hour depending on qualifications.)

Apply:  To apply, an online application can be submitted here.  A resume is encouraged to be submitted in addition to the application, NOT in lieu of the application.  Resumes may be emailed to


The City of Franklin is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Human Resources
9229 W. Loomis Road
Franklin, WI  53132

Phone:  414-427-7505
Fax:  414-425-6428

Hours:  M-F, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Dana Zahn, Human Resource Coordinator


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