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To view all current job openings with the City of Sturgis, please click here to go to our Job Postings section.

To be considered for any open positions, all applicants must submit a City employment application.  (Download in .pdf format or Word 2007 format).  You can also submit your application through a webform.   Applicants are also encouraged, but not required, to submit a résumé, cover letter, or other supporting materials via fax or email

Applications will only be accepted for a specific job openings.  

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For questions, please contact Human Resources.

Lisa M. Katzenstein
HR Coordinator

1040 2nd St. Suite 103
Sturgis, SD  57785

Ph: (605) 347-4422
Fx: (605) 347-4861

Se habla español.
Why Work For Sturgis?
Sturgis is located in the heart of the beautiful Black Hills National Forest in western South Dakota. The City has a rich history and is internationally known for the legendary Sturgis Motorcycle Rally®, the largest continuing motorcycle event in the world.

Sturgis prides itself as a community with a great quality of life marked by excellent schools, outstanding health care, affordable housing, strong public safety, ample recreation, and friendly, hard-working people. Sturgis has aggressive growth goals for both the short and long-term, making it an exciting place to work and live.

The City highly values its employees and prides itself on the generous benefits package that it is able to offer to its full-time and permanent half-time employees.

Benefits include: 

-  Health and dental insurance, with employees and employer both contributing towards coverage premiums
-  Employee life insurance
-  Dependent life insurance
-  Accidental death and dismemberment insurance

We also participate in the South Dakota State Retirement Plan (whereby employee contributions are matched with City contributions). We provide paid holidays, vacation, and sick leave, and employees are eligible for membership to our Sturgis Community Center

The City of Sturgis is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, sex, ancestry, disability, national origin, age, sexual orientation, political affiliation, or veteran status.

In accordance with Federal law and the U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, religion, sex, and familial status.  (Not all prohibited bases apply to all programs).

To file a compliance of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call (800) 795-3272 (voice) or (202) 720-5964 (TOD).

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City of Sturgis, 1040 2nd Street, Sturgis, SD • Ph: (605) 347-4422 • Fx: (605) 347-4861