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The Charter Township of Ypsilanti is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Employer. As such, the Charter Township of Ypsilanti provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, and related medical conditions), national origin, disability, genetic information (GINA), height, weight, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by state and federal laws. This policy of equal employment opportunity and anti-discrimination applies to all policies, procedures, terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, benefits, working conditions and training.


Submit employment applications in person to the Human Resource Department located on the second floor of the Tiden R. Stumbo Civic Center or online through the Township website. Applications remain on file for one year and are considered active for positions that become open. Employment opportunities are posted within the following publications and agencies:

  • Ytown.org
  • MLive

*Additional sites or agencies used depending on the open position.

Employment Application


50 & Beyond Program Bus Driver - Posted 10/7/2021

Seeking bus driver to transport participants to and from the Charter Township of Ypsilanti Community Center on various outings, and to ensure the safety of the passengers while in a Township vehicle. This position works under the direct supervision of the Recreation Coordinator. An employee in this position may do any or all of the following essential duties. (These examples do not include all of the duties the employee maybe expected to perform.)

  • Drive Charter Township of Ypsilanti bus within prescribed route(s) in accordance with time schedules; picking up and discharging participants at designated stop(s).
  • May operate wheelchair life; load and unload participants in wheelchairs on and off bus, inspecting wheelchair lift for operational safety; position and secure wheelchair in bus.
  • Transport participants and chaperone on field trips to various locations; planning necessary route(s) and stops as needed.
  • Conduct safety and operational inspection of assigned vehicle and report needed mechanical repairs when necessary.
  • Service bus with diesel fuel; check and, when necessary, fill tires.
  • Perform periodical safety and completes necessary reports upon request.
  • Wash bus and maintain cleanliness of vehicle to ensure safe operating condition.
  • Complete periodic mileage and other reports as needed.
  • Attend various meetings regarding safety, first aid, and training updates as required.
  • Perform related duties as required.

Essential Functions, Qualifications, and KSA’s for Employment
The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, abilities and minimum qualifications necessary to perform the essential functions of the position. These requirements may be accommodated for otherwise qualified individuals requiring and requesting such accommodations.

• Possess and maintain a valid and appropriate Michigan Commercial Driver’s License meeting all state regulations. Ability to maintain State required medical card.
• Possession of a safe driving record
• Knowledge of safe drive practices
• Ability to read and write at a level necessary to successfully perform the required duties
• Ability to understand and carry out both oral and written instructions in an independent manner
• Ability to drive a bus safely and efficiently
• Ability to exercise good judgment and extreme caution while driving
• Ability to establish and maintain effective work relationship with supervisors and participants in the performance of required duties.
• Must pass required drug screening
• 21 years of age or older

Non-Union position.

Starting Salary: $16/hour (hourly, non-exempt)

Closing Date: Open until filled

For more details, Contact Community Center/Recreation Department: (734) 544-3800.

Assistant Director of Golf Operations - Posted 9/29/2021

Seeking enthusiastic applicant to serve under the general supervision of the Director of Golf, assisting in daily management of Green Oaks Golf Course. Assist with marketing and promoting the golf course through social media awareness and other various platforms.

Essential Functions, Qualifications and KSA’s for Employment
The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, abilities and minimum qualifications necessary to perform the essential functions of the position. These requirements may be accommodated for otherwise qualified individuals requiring and requesting such accommodations.

• Knowledge of the game of golf preferred, but not required.
• Knowledge of purchasing, merchandising marketing and inventory control.
• Knowledge of the principles and practices of supervision and the ability to effectively schedule, direct and supervise the work of others.
• Ability to work and communicate effectively both orally and in writing with the public, employees and vendors.
• Knowledge of cash handling procedures and internal controls.
• Ability to work flexible hours and on weekends.
• Preferred course work in business management, recreational facilities management or the equivalent training in golf course management.
• Two years management experience with supervisory responsibility.
• Must possess and maintain a valid Michigan driver’s license.

Job Description

Position is full-time year round.

Starting Salary: $38,000/year plus benefits

Closing Date: Friday, October 29, 2021

Mechanical Inspector - Posted 9/20/2021

Perform technical and specialized work involved in the inspection of Mechanical installations to insure compliance with existing regulations, ordinances and codes. Review requests for permits in accordance with established standards. Prepare records and reports, issue and register permits to Mechanical contractors. Perform related work as required.

Applicants must:
• be Michigan registered as a Mechanical Inspector or eligible for registration under Act 54/407.

Job Description

Starting Salary: Salary $29.62 - $31.67 depending on Township DOH

Closing Date: Open until filled


Charter Township of Ypsilanti  •  7200 S. Huron River Dr. Ypsilanti, Mi 48197  •  (734) 484 - 4700

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