Employment Opportunities

All individuals seeking employment with the city should complete and submit an employment application, available here.

Street Department help wanted

The City of Lake Ozark has a position open in the Street Department. This position assist with maintaining City-owned streets, ditches, storm drains, sidewalks and gravel roads. The position pays $13.51 / hour.  Available Benefits include Health, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Paid Vacation, Paid Sick Leave and Retirement. The ideal candidate will have a minimum Class B CDL and have experience in operating dump trucks, backhoe, skid loader, excavator and various other types of small to heavy equipment and hand tools. This position will also participate in the “On Call” rotation approximately every 8 to 10 weeks. Experience is not required for the position. Interested persons should apply at Lake Ozark City Hall, located at 3162 Bagnell Dam Blvd. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Utility Department help wanted

The City of Lake Ozark is currently accepting application in the Public Works Department(s).  Experience with Waste Water and Drinking Water is preferred but not required. Experience in the maintenance and repair of grinder pump stations and lift stations as well as manholes, gravity sewer lines and force mains is a plus. Also experience with drinking water infrastructure maintenance and repair. The starting salary is $13.51 / hr. plus benefits. The prospective candidate will have a minimum class B CDL or will be given 6 months from the date of hire to obtain one. Experience in operating various types of heavy equipment is also preferred but not required. Applications will be accepted until the position(s) are filled. Applications will be accepted at city hall located at 3162 Bagnell Dam Blvd, Lake Ozark Mo. 65452. The City of Lake Ozark is an equal opportunity Employer.

Police Dispatcher Wanted

The City of Lake Ozark is seeking applications for the position of a Full-Time Police Dispatcher. This position performs all duties required to receive and respond to emergency and non-emergency phone calls for the police department, dispatches police units and other agencies as needed, and is responsible for base radio traffic. The position requires a High School Diploma or G.E.D., and be free of felony convictions.

Applicants should be comfortable using standard office equipment, possess excellent written and verbal communication skills while under pressure, and maintain confidentiality of information.  Applicants must be able to pass a background check and live within one hour of the City of Lake Ozark.

Applicants are encouraged to review a copy of the job description and submit an application  at the City of Lake Ozark City Hall, located at 3162 Bagnell Dam Blvd, Lake Ozark, Missouri (Monday-Friday during business hours 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.)

Questions can be answered by calling (573)365-5378 to speak with the Dispatch Supervisor. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. AA/EOE

Police Officer Opening

The Lake Ozark Police Department is now hiring.

We are looking for a few good men and women who want to make a difference in the Lake Ozark community. It’s a very busy but fun environment.

All equipment provided including new in-vehicle computers, new patrol cars, body cams, new radios, new uniforms, and new firearms.

Salary range to start is $33,950 to $36,018.
City-paid health insurance for employee with paid life insurance.
Patrol officers work 12-hour shifts/40 hours per week with 2 days on/2 off and then 3 days on/3 off. Also, every other weekend off.
Overtime paid at time-and-a-half. Eleven paid holidays with double time if holidays worked.
Lateral transfers welcome.

For application, email [email protected]or call 573-365-5371.