Job Openings

The City of Ogallala has the following positions open:

City Manager.
Ogallala, NE (4,737). Salary: $95.5K - $143.2K DOQ. 5-member council. Performs high-level administrative, technical & professional work in directing and supervising the administration of city government & works under the broad policy guidance of the City Council. Complete job description may be viewed here.  The position will remain open until filled. Click this link for more information on our community and this position.

Planning & Zoning Administrator. The City of Ogallala is accepting applications until the position is filled for a Full-time Planning and Zoning Administrator. Salary based on qualifications/certification. Detailed job description may be viewed here. Applications may be picked up at the City Administration Building, 411 East 2nd Street, by emailing coletta.clouse@ogallala-ne.gov, or by clicking the link below.  A valid driver’s license is required. EOE. Fair Housing City.

Street Superintendent. The City of Ogallala is accepting applications until the position is filled for a Full-time Street Superintendent for the Street Department.  Salary based on qualifications/certification. Detailed job description may be viewed here. Applications may be picked up at the City Administration Building, 411 East 2nd Street, by emailing coletta.clouse@ogallala-ne.gov, or by clicking the link below. A valid driver’s license is required. EOE. Fair Housing City.

Police Officer. The Ogallala Police Department is accepting applications for the position of Police Officer. Applicants must be at least 21 years of age, have a high school diploma or GED, possess a valid driver’s license and have no felony or serious misdemeanor convictions. Benefit package included. Nebraska Law Enforcement certification is preferred, but not mandatory. Certified officers are eligible for $3000 bonus. Applications may be requested from Shannon Josjor, Civil Service Secretary, 410 East 2nd Street, Ogallala, NE, 69153, by calling 308-284-2024, or emailing shannon.josjor@ogallala-ne.gov. Applications will be accepted until 05/13/2022 at 4:00pm MT. EOE.

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 Assistant Pool & Recreation Manager for the ODP and GRC. Pool experience is preferred. Approximately twenty-five to thirty 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.

Part-Time Cashier/Concession Workers for the Outdoor Pool. Applicants must be at least 14 years of age by May 23, 2022. Detailed job description may be viewed here.

Seasonal Laborers. The City of Ogallala is accepting applications until the positions are filled for seasonal laborers for the Parks and Cemetery Departments. Detailed job descriptions can be viewed here for Parks and here for Cemetery. Applications may be picked up at the City Administration Building, 411 East 2nd Street, by emailing coletta.clouse@ogallala-ne.gov, or by clicking the link below. Work is from approximately mid May thru mid August. A valid driver’s license is required. Fair Housing City. EOE.



Applications may be picked up at the City Administration Building, 411 E. 2nd St., Ogallala, NE, by emailing coletta.clouse@ogallala-ne.gov, or by clicking here.

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