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Current Job Openings

Seasonal Public Works - Winter

The City of Osseo is seeking a Public Works worker for temporary part-time work from approximately November to March.  Applicants must be 18 years of age or older, possess a high school diploma or the equivalent.  Must have a valid driver’s license and clean driving record.  Essential functions include snow and ice removal with various equipment to help maintain city streets, alleys, and sidewalks. May be required to work nighttime hours on a rotating or on-call schedule, including weekends and holidays, and in unfavorable conditions. The hourly rate is $17.34.

Follow the link for Seasonal Public Works - Winter job description and an Application for Employment - Short Seasonal.

Applications will be received until job is filled. 

 POLICE RESERVE OFFICER.  The City of Osseo, Minnesota (pop. 2,700), is accepting applications for Volunteer Police Reserve Officers to assist with a variety of tasks such as traffic control, crowd control, assistance at accident scenes, fires, natural disasters, general patrol duties and assisting licensed Police Officers as needed.

New Reserve Officers attend the Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office Reserve School and will complete a mandatory in-house, field training program so as to familiarize themselves with the equipment, geography and procedures of the Osseo Police Department. Other training includes defensive tactics, firearms, TASER, personal chemical spray and more. It should be noted that the Reserve Officers do not carry firearms.

The Reserve Officer program is a great way for citizens to give back to their community, find out how law enforcement works and create leadership and teamwork skills for day-to-day life. 

To be eligible, a person must be 18 years of age or older, have a high school diploma or equivalent, a valid Minnesota driver’s license with a good driving record, and be able to pass a background investigation.

Click on this link to download a complete job description. Applications can be picked up at the Osseo Police Department or by calling (763) 424-5444 or click on this link to download an application.

Completed applications are to be submitted to the Osseo Police Department. Applications should be submitted via mail to the Osseo Police Department, Attention: Reserve Coordinator, 415 Central Ave., Osseo, MN 55369; Fax: (763) 424-4616; or E-Mail: tmortinson@ci.osseo.mn.us.

Performance opportunities

Those interested in performing in 2021 Osseo Lions Roar should contact the Osseo Lions at http://osseolions.org/ 

Those interested in performing in Osseo during the 2021 Music & Movies in the Park series can fill out the interest form at https://forms.gle/qtZpScCZGmmAVnCi7

Current RFPs


The City of Osseo will accept proposals for a city-wide water meter replacement project. Click on link for the complete document:   Request for Proposals - AMI Meter Reading Upgrade 

Proposals must be delivered to Osseo City Hall no later than 5 p.m. on Monday, October 12, 2020.

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS  Sealed bids for the construction of the Water Supply and Installation will be received for a single prime contract, by The City of Osseo (The Owner), at the office of: The City of Osseo, address 415 Central Ave, Osseo, MN 55369 at which time the Bids received will be publicly opened and read. The Project consists of providing and installing 900 3/4” short to 4” water meters with Smart Points and all infrastructure, integration, setup & training for a fully implemented Sensus AMI water meter reading network. 

Bidders responding to this solicitation document shall submit to the  Owner a signed statement under oath by an Owner or officer verifying compliance with each of the minimum criteria in Minnesota Statutes, Section 16C.285 subdivision 3.  Bid security shall be furnished in accordance with the Instructions to Bidders, in an amount not less than 5% (five percent) of the total bid. The successful bidder will be required to provide a Performance Bond & Certificate of Insurance. The Owner reserves the right to reject any or all bids, to waive irregularities and informalities and to award the contract in the best interest of the Owner. 

Complete bids are due to the City no later than October 12, 2020 at 4:00 PM. Bids may be mailed to City Hall (Attention Riley Grams, City Administrator) or emailed to City Administrator Riley Grams (rgrams@ci.osseo.mn.us). Any questions about the project should be directed to Nick Waldbillig, Public Works Director, City of Osseo (nwaldbillig@ci.osseo.mn.us; 763-238-8640).

Approved Caterers

Seeking Approved Caterers for the Osseo Community Center

Applicants are sought to serve as a limited number of “Approved Caterers” for the Osseo Community Center (“OCC”). Approved Caterers are eligible to provide alcoholic beverage service at the OCC. Approved Caterers will make arrangements directly with OCC Users who desire to have alcohol served at the OCC. The City will provide OCC users with contact information for all Approved Caterers. 

Download the entire application packet for more information: Approved_Caterer_Applications.pdf