In order to qualify for City positions, a City application form must be completed and received by the stated deadline. Applications and position descriptions are available online or from the City Administrator’s office, 227 South Front Street, (507-934-0663) and should be returned directly to the City Administrator's Office or by email to barbaral@saintpetermn.gov.

Applications for Police Department positions are available from the Saint Peter Civil Service Commission, c/o Saint Peter Police Department, 207 South Front Street, (507-931-1550) and should be returned directly to the Department or by email to malindam@saintpetermn.gov.

Faxed and/or late applications will not be considered for any City of Saint Peter (including Police) position unless specifically stated in the position advertisement.

Please note....if you are applying for more than one position, you must fill out a separate application for each position.

To complete your online application, click on the link below.  Hit Submit to process your application.

Equal Opportunity

The City of Saint Peter is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.

Open Positions - The following positions are now open for application:



  • EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT TO THE CITY ADMINISTRATOR - $28.50-$31.50/hour! This full-time position serves as direct assistant to the City Administrator while performing complex secretarial and clerical tasks as well as special administrative projects.   MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: High School diploma or equivalent, and two years of progressively responsible clerical experience in an administrative office; demonstrated knowledge of office procedures, administrative practices and procedures, filing systems, and record keeping procedures; demonstrated knowledge of grammar, spelling, and punctuation; experience working with the public in a position requiring confidentiality; demonstrated ability to exercise initiative and independent judgment; valid driver’s license.  DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:  Bachelor’s degree in business administration, English or a related field; Associate degree in administrative/executive secretarial program; more than five (5) years’ experience in administrative support functions to an executive level officer; Certified Municipal Clerk; demonstrated training in Open Meeting Law and Data Practices Act regulations; Certification as a Minnesota Election Official; demonstrated experience administering an election; demonstrated proficiency in use of computer software programs including Outlook, Word, Excel, Power Point, Adobe Acrobat, and social media web platforms; and demonstrated experience developing promotional/newsletter materials. Starting wage range $28.50-31.50.  Applicants are required to complete a City application form available by clicking here EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT APPLICATION or from the City Administrator’s office at 227 South Front Street, Saint Peter, Minnesota 56082 or by calling (507)934-0663. Applicants should also review the supplemental information available by clicking here EXEC ASST SUPPLMENTAL INFO.  Position is open until filled with the first review of applications on Thursday, February 15, 2024.  Faxed and/or late applications will not be accepted. AA/EEO