The Village of Mukwonago is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on any basis including race, age, sex, religion or national origin.

Village Administrator

 Type: Full Time

Village Employment Application

Position Description

The Village of Mukwonago, Wisconsin (population 8,126) conveniently situated in both Walworth and Waukesha Counties is a seeking a dynamic and proven, civic-minded public servant to fill the role as the next Village Administrator. 

 The Village Administrator is the Chief Administrative Officer for the daily operation of the Village, appointed by the Village Board, and reporting directly to the Village President and Board of Trustees.  The leading candidate will possess the following:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in a related field; preference given to candidates possessing a Master’s Degree in public administration, business administration, or related field with strong accounting and budgeting skills.
  • Five to seven years of responsible experience in a municipal organization as a manager or administrator.
  • Extensive knowledge of and practice in modern local government; ability to work closely with residents, elected officials, business and community leaders, and employees, to continually enhance the quality of Village services.
  • Professional and engaging communication skills with a collaborative leadership style.
  • A team-oriented management style that encourages opportunities for innovation while fostering accountability and organizational leadership
  • A strong background in budget development and long-term financial and capital improvement planning, while facilitating strategic planning initiatives.
  • Ability to promote economic growth and development, while addressing economic issues that may confront the community.
  • Exhibit exceptional customer service and communication skills and a high level of integrity.

The Village of Mukwonago offers a competitive benefits package.  The salary for this exempt position is dependent upon qualifications and experience will range between $88,037 to $118,849 annually.

Position Description and applications are available at  Applications are accepted until position is filled.  First round of applications will be reviewed on September 1, 2021.  Resume, Cover Letter, Village Employment Application, along with (5) Professional References should be directed to Diana Dykstra, Interim Village Administrator/Clerk-Treasurer at or at Mukwonago Village Hall, 440 River Crest Ct., Mukwonago, WI 53149.


Equal Opportunity Employer



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Fire Department Job Openings

Position: Paid-on-Premises Firefighter/EMTB/AEMT/EMTP/CCEMTP
Type: Paid-On-Call
Closes: Always Open


Background Check

Mukwonago General Employment Application

Mukwonago High School Internship Application

Open Job Posting

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Other Applications:

Mukwonago Library Employment Application
(To be used for Mukwonago Community Library positions only)

Mukwonago Police Department Employment Application
(To be used for Police Department positions only)

Mukwonago Fire Department Employment Application
(To be used for Fire Department positions only)

Mukwonago Fire Department Background Check Release Form
(To be used for Fire Department positions only)

Mukwonago Community Library Employment Application (PDF)
(To be used for Library positions only)


Hours of Operation
Monday – Thursday
8:00 am to 5:00 pm
8:00 am to noon

440 River Crest Court
Mukwonago, WI 53149

(262) 363-6420
(262) 363-6425 Fax