Employment

Cover letters and resumes not accepted without a City application.

To apply for a Commission, you must be a Dayton, Minnesota resident.

Park & Planning Commission Openings

If you have an interest in serving on either the Park Commission or Planning Commission there will be one seat opening for both Commissions.  Commission seats are 3 year terms beginning July 2022. Applications will be accepted until June 06, 2022 at 5 pm.

Park Commission: The Parks Commission advises the City Council on matters regarding recreation, parks, trails and issues related to Dayton’s environmental and natural resources. Activities include long range planning, review of new developments and recommendations for improvements. The Dayton Park Commission regularly meets on the first Tuesday of each month. Meetings begin at 6:30 p.m. and are held at Dayton City Hall.

Planning Commission: The Planning Commission advises the City Council on issues involving the establishment of and compliance with the Comprehensive Plan, the Zoning Ordinance, and the Subdivision Ordinances. The Commission reviews residential, commercial and industrial development proposals in order to ensure compliance with the City’s goals and objectives set forth in the Comprehensive Plan, Zoning Ordinance, and Subdivision Ordinance. They then make a recommendation to the City Council on the proposal. The Dayton Planning Commission regularly meets on the First Thursday of each month. Meetings begin at 6:30 p.m. and are held at Dayton City Hall.

Paid On-Call Firefighters

Paid On-Call Firefighting is a rewarding and valuable way to serve your community. It takes dedication and many hours of training and education, but if you’re willing to put in the time and effort, there is a place in our department for you. Interested candidates should complete and submit an application and mail it to City Hall or email it to Chief Astrup at: kastrup@cityofdaytonmn.com.