Applicants sought for Rapids clerk
For the Rapids City Times
WISCONSIN RAPIDS – Due to a recently created vacancy, the city of Wisconsin Rapids is seeking applicants for the position of an elected city clerk to serve the remainder of the term, which expires in 2022, unless a special election is called.
Per Wisconsin Statutes governing such vacancy, and from a qualified pool of applicants, Wisconsin Rapids Mayor Zachary Vruwink will select a candidate for an official appointment, which will be submitted to the City Council for consideration and confirmation.
Candidates must be a city resident upon the time of application for consideration. The successful candidate will demonstrate strong organizational and communication skills. This individual must be available for evening Council and Committee meetings. The city clerk’s office is responsible for: administering election laws and procedures; maintaining voter registration; issuing various licenses and permits; keeping and maintaining agendas and minutes, and preparing publication of legal notices; attending the meetings of the common council and keeping a record of its proceedings; updating the municipal code book; administering oaths and affirmations; maintaining commission, board and committee appointments; maintaining all public records; and care and custody of the corporate seal.
Individuals wishing to be considered for appointment by the mayor may submit their resume and application via email to [email protected] by Sept. 28. Applications can be found on line at the city website: wirapids.org/job-opportunities.html For more information, call 715-421-8215.