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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.

Download and print a Job Description Seasonal Public Works and the Application for Employment Seasonal 

Submit application to LeAnn Larson, City Clerk, at City of Osseo, 415 Central Ave., Osseo, MN, 55369 or by email to llarson@ci.osseo.mn.us. Applications will be received until job is filled. 


This position will represent the City of Osseo under the Public Works Department and is responsible for the warming house and surrounding ice rinks during the winter season. The rink attendant will maintain a safe, clean environment during each shift. This is a part-time position; dates and hours of employment are subject to seasonal warming house/rink operation requirements. Must be a minimum of 16 years of age. Must be generally available to work from late December until March, depending on weather conditions, from 4 – 8 pm, Monday – Thursday; hours vary on weekends and on school holidays. Hourly rate is $10.20.


Open and close building. Maintain a clean and welcoming environment at the skating rink and warming house. Perform daily clean-up of warming house and use a shovel as needed. Use basic first aid procedures to assist injured facility users. Create a positive and fun recreation atmosphere at the rink. Position requirements: The employee is regularly required to sit, talk or hear, stand, walk, reach with hands and arms, and lift and move snow with a shovel as needed. Lift up to fifty (50) pounds and/or move up to fifty (50) pounds.

Download and print a Job Description Rink Attendant Application Supplement and the Application for Employment Seasonal 

Submit application to LeAnn Larson, City Clerk, at City of Osseo, 415 Central Ave., Osseo, MN, 55369 or by email to llarson@ci.osseo.mn.us. 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

Request for Proposal for Cleaning Services

RFP Deadline is Wednesday, April 28, 2021, by 4 p.m.

Proposed schedule for Request for Proposal:
April 12 - RFP Approval by Osseo City Council
April 26, 10 a.m. One-time building walk-through
April 28, 4 p.m. Proposal deadline
May 10 Osseo City Council approves cleaning service provider
June 1 Cleaning services agreement begins

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_Application_2021.pdf