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The City of Winona offers a variety of work opportunities from seasonal employment to careers with potential for individual growth and advancement. The City provides basic services for over 27,000 citizens including public safety, infrastructure, and recreation. We employ 170 regular employees year-round and nearly 300 part-time seasonal workers throughout the year.

Work here: We offer competitive wages and benefits, generous paid time off, training, education and a fun, family friendly work environment.

Live here: We have a very stable economic base, affordable housing, and wonderful schools for primary, secondary and postsecondary education. Winona is centrally located to mid-size cities  including Rochester, MN and LaCrosse, WI (under one hour away) and large metropolitan areas including Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN and Madison, WI (only two hours away).

Recreate here: If you love the outdoors or the arts we have it all! The City owns 3,000 acres of parkland, is located on the Mississippi River and offers a variety of festivals and activities throughout the year. Abundant wildlife fills the region for hunters and photographers. The City hosts numerous festivals including Shakespeare, Beethoven, Frozen River Film, Boats & Bluegrass, Midwest Music Fest and more annually. Casual and competitive athletes enjoy miles of hiking and biking trails, bike friendly streets, Trinona Triathlon, an ice climbing wall, and numerous activities and events coordinated by our own recreation staff. Learn more about recreation in Winona by viewing articles and videos on the Visit Winona website.

Join our team and work, live and recreate with the City of Winona!

Click on the job you are interested in to learn more and to apply.  We accept applications through our online application form or you may print and complete a PDF form.  Full requirements are listed within each job posting. Please note that the City of Winona only accepts applications in response to an active job posting listed in the Employment Opportunities box below.

If you have previously applied for a position with the City of Winona, you will need to complete a new application for the position you are now applying for.