Job Openings

The City of Ogallala has the following positions open:

Part-Time Water Department Laborer.  The City of Ogallala is accepting applications until the position is filled for a part-time Water Laborer for the Water Department.  Detailed job description may be viewed here.  Applications may be picked up at the City Administration Building, 411 East 2nd Street or by emailing, or by clicking the link below.  Work is approximately twenty to twenty-five hours a week.  Starting wage is $12.00 per hour.  EOE. Fair Housing City.

Police Officer. The City of Ogallala Police Department is accepting applications for the position of Police Officer. Starting pay for certified officers is $24.00 hr., and non-certified officers is $20.42 hr. and increased to $24.00 hr. upon certification as a Nebraska Certified Officer. Valid certification needs to be presented with application. Applicants with a valid Nebraska Law Enforcement Certification or certification in another state that meets the reciprocity requirements of the NLETC will be eligible for lateral entry and eligible for an Education\Training\Experience Bonus of $3,000. $1,500 paid upon completion of the Field Training Program, $1,500 paid after the completion of 1 year. Requirements are: Must be a U.S. Citizen; at least 21 years of age; a high school diploma or equivalent; a valid driver's license; be of good character and have no felony or serious misdemeanor convictions. If applicable received an honorable separation from the military service. The City of Ogallala offers excellent benefits; comparable wages, overtime, training and twelve paid holidays. A full benefits package including health/vision insurance, dental insurance, term life insurance, uniforms, and a 7% retirement benefit. You can reside within 20 minutes of city limits. Interested parties may request an application from Shannon Josjor, Civil Service Administrative Assistant @ 308-284-2024 or e-mail Applications will be accepted until 08/26/2022 @ 4:00 pm MST. EOE. Fair Housing City.

Part-Time Assistant Pool Manager for the ODP and GRC. Pool experience is preferred. Approximately twenty-five hours a week. Must be able to work evenings/weekends. Detailed job description may be viewed here.

Part-Time Lifeguards for the ODP and GRC. Must be at least 15 years of age by May 24, 2022 and able to pass a swim test. Detailed job description may be viewed here.


Applications may be picked up at the City Administration Building, 411 E. 2nd St., Ogallala, NE, by emailing, or by clicking here.

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