Oconto Youth Football Sign-Up

Sign-up for Oconto Youth Football will be on:

Tuesday, August 9

Thursday, August 11; and

Monday, August 15

from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.  Sign-up will take place at the blue football sheds located behind the softball field at Oconto High School.

Flag football sign-up is for boys and girls entering 1st through 3rd grad and tackle football sign-up is for 4th through 6th grade.  If we have enough sign-ups for each grade, each grade will have its own team for tackle football.

The cost is $20 for flag, $40 for tackle and $55 for families with more than one child playing.

If you have any questions, please contact Will Neering at 920-373-1146 or John Bostedt at 920-604-2521.

See you at sign-up!

Oconto Youth Football

Job Announcement – Deputy Clerk/Treasurer

Job Announcement

Deputy Clerk/Treasurer

Deputy Clerk/Treasurer – Oconto, WI (pop. 4,500), located on the Oconto River 30 minutes north of Green Bay, has a current opening for the position of Deputy Clerk/Treasurer. This position is a full-time position, working 40 hours per week.  Hours are generally 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., with occasional evening and early-morning hours required.

Responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to: preparation and processing of payroll, filing of monthly, quarterly and annual payroll reports, processing of new employee paperwork, preparation of monthly journal entries, review of daily ambulance runs, filing and follow-up of worker’s compensation claims, preparation of agendas and minutes; preparation of monthly and annual fuel reports, invoicing of fire calls, preparation of monthly sales tax reports, election administration duties, answering phone calls/inquiries, receipting and special projects and other duties as assigned. In the event of the temporary absence of the City Administrator, the Deputy Clerk/Treasurer performs the duties of the Administrator.

Minimum qualifications include at least three years of experience working in an office environment. Individual must have customer service experience, excellent communication and organizational skills, strong computer skills and be self-motivated. A working knowledge of municipal government, payroll, elections and/or a background in accounting are a plus. Experience with Workhorse and/or municipal accounting software is also a plus. Must be able to pass background check. Must have the ability to be bonded.

Compensation shall be dependent upon qualifications of the selected candidate. The City of Oconto offers an excellent benefits package.  Interested parties should complete an employment application (available at www.cityofoconto.com/Employment.html or at City Hall) and submit a resume along with qualifications and experience to:

City of Oconto

Sara J. Perrizo, City Administrator

1210 Main Street

Oconto, WI 54153

Qualifications, as well as questions, may also be submitted via email to admin@cityofoconto.com. Deadline for submissions is Thursday, July 14, 2016 at 4:00 p.m.  EOE

FREE Summer Sailing Classes at Breakwater Park!

International Youth Sailing of Oshkosh is presenting weekly summer sailing classes on Thursdays in June (23rd and 30th) and July (7th,14th and 21st) at the Oconto Breakwater Park. Classes run from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and adults and youth are both welcome. Walk-ups are welcome, or to register in advance, email bestdaysailing@gmail.com.

Sailing classes are FREE thanks to our generous sponsors: Bond Foundation, City of Oconto, Oconto Sportsman’s Club, Oconto Lions Club and Hi-Seas Marina.

Aageson Pool Reopening – June 13, 2016

Due to the recent weather conditions, the completion of the tile work maintenance at Aageson Pool has been delayed. Therefore the opening date for the 2016 season has been moved to June 13, 2016. We apologize for any inconvenience and thank you for your understanding!