City of Wakefield Employment

Work for the City of Wakefield. We employ in several positions to support the city including our public works and utilities department. New job opportunities will appear here when open. You can print an employment application form from the link on this page and return to the Wakefield Municipal Building to apply. Feel free to contact the city at 906-229-5131 with any questions regarding employment opportunities.

The City of Wakefield is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Current Job Openings

City Manager

The City of Wakefield, Michigan, population 1,709, annual budget of $4.8 million is seeking a City Manager. Wakefield offers a competitive benefit package with negotiable salary based on qualifications and experience.

Specific information relating to the position can be found on the City’s website at Application deadline is November 7, 2018 by 3 p.m.

Questions can be directed to Susan Ahonen, City Clerk at 906-229-5131 ext. 1002 or by email at

Candidates desiring confidentiality of their interest, as allowed for and provided by Michigan law, must indicate such in a separate line above the body of the cover letter.