Employment Services


The City of West Monroe strives to employ and retain the best possible candidates in order to provide quality services to the residents and visitors of our community. If you are interested in joining our team, please download the Employment Application and submit by either email or mail to the address provided.

Our Police and Fire Departments operate under Civil Service Board rules and all qualified applicants must pass both the relevant civil service exam as well as any physical fitness/agility test. Please visit the departmental pages to learn more about serving your community by becoming a law enforcement officer or firefighter.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. The City does not discriminate in its employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age or disability, or on the basis of any other characteristics which are prohibited by law.

Event Set-Up/Maintenance


Duties and Responsibilities

Must be able to implement the activities of the set up and maintenance of events as well as working with office personnel and client

  • Facilitating and coordinating different types of events
  • Monitoring and coordinating the timeline of an event/ Ensuring the event venue is ready on time
  • Providing guidance and information pertaining to the event and the West Monroe community to the clients
  • Ensuring that all contractual obligations are met
  • Some light mechanical, electrical, plumbing skills helpful
  • Familiarity of construction/heavy equipment

Key Competencies

  • Supervisory skills a must
  • Good attention to detail
  • Good organizational skills and be able to prioritize conflicts
  • Works well under pressure
  • Good negotiation skills
  • Excellent guest service skills and adhere to City of West Monroe’s high service standards
  • Effective communication skills
  • Works well alone and in a team environment


Physical Requirements

  • Constant standing, walking bending, reaching and repetitive motions
  • Lift weight of up to 50lbs
  • Long shifts during events
  • Demanding physical labor


Environmental Working Conditions

  • May be exposed to variable temperatures including extreme hot and cold
  • Will work around animals, dust, and allergens



  • Position requires flexibility. Time schedule will vary based on booked events.  Applicant should expect night and weekend work on a regular basis and possibly some holiday work.

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Employment Services Contact

2305 N. 7th Street
West Monroe, LA  71291
Attn: Employment Services

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