Human Resources

Job Openings, Applications & Helpful Information

Personnel Director: Pam Baruth,

Click here to download a City of Lexington employment application.


Current Job Openings:


There are currently no positions open at the City of Lexington.

Position:  Street Maintenance Worker

DepartmentStreet Department (Community Services)

Brief Description:

The Street Maintenance Worker will perform a variety of duties relating to repair and upkeep of the City’s streets, alleys, sidewalks, walks, etc., including street cleaning, grading and snow removal.


 Ability to operate light & medium equipment, heavy trucks, tractor mowers, and other equipment

  • Familiar with street operations
  • Willing to obtain necessary licenses
  • Knowledge of the mechanical operation of diesel and gas-powered construction equipment
  • Ability to frequently lift up to 80 pounds
  • Ability to work well with others
  • Ability to follow directions
  • Valid Nebraska driver’s license – CDL a plus

Benefits include:

  • Health Insurance               ●  Dental Insurance                         ● Life Insurance
  • Vision Plan                         ●  Pension Plan                               ● Sick Leave
  • Holidays                             ●  Fitness Centers Membership       ● Vacation

Applications will be accepted until 5:00 p.m. Friday, November 15, 2019.  Click here to download and print a City of Lexington Job Application.  An application may also be obtained at City of Lexington, 406 E. 7th Street, Lexington, NE  68850, (308) 324-2341, or at Nebraska Workforce Development, 1501 Plum Creek Parkway, Suite #3, Lexington, NE  68850, (308) 324-2064..

The City of Lexington is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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The City of Lexington does not discriminate on the basis of disability in admission of its programs, services, or activities, in access to them, in treatment of individuals with disabilities, or in any aspect of their operations. The City of Lexington also does not discriminate on the basis of disability in its hiring or employment practices.

This notice is provided as required by Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. Questions, complaints, or requests for additional information or accommodation regarding the ADA and Section 504 may be forwarded to the designated ADA and Section 504 compliance coordinator:

Dennis Burnside,
Assistant City Manager
406 E. 7th Street
PO Box 70
Lexington, NE 68850
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406 E 7th Street
PO Box 70
Lexington, NE 68850
(308) 324-2341

Dennis Burnside
Asst. City Manager