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Current Full Time Openings:
Current Part Time Openings:

Applications with resume are required for all full time positions.

They may be dropped off or mailed to:

City of Port Huron
Municipal Office Center
Human Resources Department
100 McMorran Blvd.
Room 201
Port Huron, MI 48060

Phone: 810-984-9723

Office hours are Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

An Equal Opportunity Employer • Equal Housing Opportunity

Job applications are provided in PDF format.

Staff Accountant


GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES: To provide assistance with administration of the accounting system of the City; to prepare financial records and reports; and to perform related accounting and administrative work.
SUPERVISION RECEIVED:   Work is performed under the direction of the City Controller.
TYPICAL EXAMPLES OF WORK:   An employee in this class may be called upon to do any or all of the following: (These examples do not include all of the tasks which the employee may be expected to perform).
  • Responsible for miscellaneous financial operations which include the preparation of budgets and financial reports.
  • Analyze financial reports for completeness and conformance to standards.
  • Assist in the preparation of Federal and State reports relating to the payroll function.
  • Maintain assets/inventory control.
  • Fulfill various administrative reporting requirements.
  • Assist in reconciling various receivable and payable accounts.
  • Account for cash transactions, including preparation of bank reconciliations.
  • Maintain and prepare records and accounts for bookkeeping and accounting entries for a variety of funds.
  • Maintain records and detailed reports as required.
  • Perform payroll and accounts payable/receivable duties on occasion.
  • Provide assistance with the purchasing function.
  • Perform related work as required.
  • Extensive knowledge of computer functions and operations and an in-depth ability to program and maintain spreadsheets.
  • Extensive knowledge of accounting practices.
  • Organizational skills and ability to assemble data and prepare accurate records and reports.
  • Ability for accuracy and neatness.
  • Ability to work effectively with other employees and the general public.
  • Initiative and skill in solving problems.
  • Be reliable and have ability to work independently.
  • Ability to perform multiple tasks.
  • Mental alertness, integrity and dependability.
  • Ability to operate appropriate office equipment.
An employee in this class, upon appointment, should have the equivalent of the following training and experience:     
  • An Associates Degree is required in Accounting or other related field.  Bachelors Degree is preferred.
  • Two (2) years direct accounting experience is required with experience in the following:
    • Preparation of general journal entries.
    • Reconciliation of cash and other accounts.
    • Maintenance of a trial balance.
  • Superior English, grammar and spelling skills, together with considerable skill and experience in the operation of computers, various software programs (Word, Excel, Outlook and email) and a variety of other office equipment.
  • Must have a valid Michigan Driver License (Operator's).
To apply: Job applications can be obtained from the Human Resources Department or downloaded from Original job applications will be accepted in-person or by mail at: City of Port Huron, Human Resources, 100 McMorran Blvd., Port Huron, MI 48060. A resume must accompany the completed job application.
Application deadline: Friday, February 20, 2015
Salary range: $35,000 - $45,000

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Crossing Guard - Seasonal

 The City of Port Huron is currently accepting applications for the following seasonal employment opportunity:



School Crossing Guard


  • Assist elementary age children in safely crossing locations near their school.
  • Work assignments are near the City’s Elementary Schools.
  • Work approximately 2.9 hours per day; Monday – Friday (all scheduled school days).
  • Schedule: 7:30-8:30 a.m. and 2:30-3:30 p.m.
  • Valid driver’s license, reliable vehicle and personal telephone number is required.
  • Satisfaction of working with and helping children


  • $8.00 per hour


  • Open until filled






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