Employment Opportunities

Public Works Laborer

Deadline to Apply: August 14, 2020
Application: CLICK HERE

Updated July 31, 2020

Normal Hours are 7:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. The required work week is 40 hours. Overtime or hours outside the normal work hours are sometimes required.

• Assist in the placing of concrete and asphalt on city owned streets and sidewalks
• Assist in maintaining and landscaping of city owned properties/facilities.
• Perform manual loading/unloading of utilized vehicles.
• Operates various city owned trucks and motorized machinery
• Operates various landscaping and construction tools and equipment
• Perform daily preventative maintenance duties on vehicles, tools, and equipment.
• Detect malfunctions in equipment and make minor repairs or request repair.
• Prepare required reports and records.
• Perform other duties as necessary.

Works under the direct supervision of the assigned Public Works supervisor.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by and employee to successfully perform the functions of this job. Work is performed in a field setting.

While performing duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to sit; talk or hear; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and reach with hands and arms. This employee is required to stand and walk frequently.

The employee is frequently required to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Occasionally the employee is required to lift and/or move up to 100 pounds.

Vision Requirements

• Close Vision (clear vision up to 20 inches or less)
• Distance Vision (clear vision up to 20 feet or more)
• Peripheral Vision
• Depth Perception
• Ability to adjust focus

Work Environment
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to outdoor weather conditions, and will have to work near moving mechanical parts. Occasionally the employee will be exposed to extreme heat (non-weather related) and vibrations. The employee may sometimes be exposed to fumes or airborne particles; and toxic or caustic chemicals. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud to very loud.


• Graduation from high school, or equivalent.
• At least 3 months’ work experience in similar field.
• Strong verbal communication skills.
• Geographical knowledge of the city.
• Valid Driver’s License.
• Current CDL Class B License is preferred. CDL Class B will need to be obtained the first six months of employment. Training will be provided.
• Subject to pre-employment physical, drug testing, criminal history and background check.


The City of Fort Mitchell is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ADA requires the City to provide adequate accommodations to qualified persons with disabilities. Prospective and current employees are encouraged to discuss ADA accommodations with management.


Submit resume and application by August 14, 2020 to Matt Stegman, Public Works Director at mstegman@fortmitchell.com or 2355 Dixie Highway, Fort Mitchell, KY 41017.

Experienced Police Officer

Deadline to Apply: May 15, 2020
Application: CLICK HERE

The Fort Mitchell Kentucky Police Department is accepting applications from experienced Police Officers. We are searching for applicants who love what they do but are looking for a new place to do it. We’re looking for officers who are inspired by and dedicated to the concept of service above self. Current police officers who want to work at an agency that appreciates community involvement (because our community appreciates us), thinking outside the box, and one that helps officers focus on following their passion within the law enforcement field are encouraged to apply. We offer competitive experience-based lateral pay ($20-$30 per hour plus holiday pay and cell phone stipend) and benefits. Applicant’s need to be certified officers in Kentucky with a minimum of three years of police officer or deputy sheriff experience. Retired officers eligible for retiree rehire will be given priority during this process. Applicants must be, a high school graduate, 21 years of age, free of felony conviction, and possess a valid driver’s license. Bachelor’s or Associate degree preferred. Applications are online.

Applications for Employment along with a resume and cover letter must be returned by Friday, May 15, 2020 at 4:30 p.m. via email (andrew.schierberg@fortmitchell.com) or by mail. EOE – Applicant’s assistance under the ADA Act contact 859-331-1212.