Career Opportunities

Valley City Public Works - Summer Job Posting

The Valley City Transfer Station has one temporary non-benefitted position open for the summer, and possibly through October.

Duties include assisting customers, outside yard work and other duties as needed.

Monday-Friday.  Hours may vary.  Salary negotiable, starting at $11.00/hour.

Open until filled.

City of Valley City Job Application

Submit application to Joy Kiefert at or drop off at 254 2nd Avenue NE, Valley City. Please call (701) 845-8130 with any questions.


  • 18 years of age
  • Pre-employment drug and alcohol test

Employee Benefits

The City of Valley City provides health insurance, sick leave, annual leave, holidays, and funeral leave to employees begining at date of hire. Employees are entitled to pre-taxable benefits. After a six month introductory period, the City offers group life insurance and retirement to employees. For more details, see the New Hire Benefits Summary.

Employer Profile

The City of Valley City employees provide services to the community through the Valley City Public Works (including a municipal electrical department), Valley City Fire Department, Valley City Police Department and City Hall.

Community Profile for Valley City, ND

Live right next to a National Scenic Byway and in the most beautiful city in North Dakota.

Valley City is a beautiful city of just under 7,000 people that serves as a county seat for Barnes County. Our community has plenty to experience all year, including outstanding education opportunities including a top rated university, many bridges and parks, incredible outdoor recreation and unique shopping and dining.

Residents can enjoy state of the art communications, TV and internet services utilizing fiber optic infrastructure. The Gaukler Family Wellness Center opened in 2016 providing indoor swimming, running and weight lifting with the latest exercise equipment.

Valley City is located on interstate I-94 and is only one hour away from the largest city in North Dakota.

For more information, visit the Chamber of Commerce & Valley City Barnes County Economic Development website.