Job Positions

Township Positions:     Click here for a PDF Dalton Township Employment Application

Background Check (Submit completed form with employment all applications):

Non-Elected Boards and Commissions Application

ELECTION INSPECTOR TRAINING - To Be Announced.   NOTE: Election Inspectors are paid to assist voters at the polls on election day.  Training is free and allows you to work any election in the State of Michigan for the March and/or May 2020 elections.  Those interested in being an election inspector for Dalton Township will also need to fill out an application above.

Dalton Township Administrative Assistant

Dalton Township Administrative Assistant

A role encompassing a large variety of tasks and responsibilities that include, but not limited to:
Answer incoming calls, emails, and walk-in visitors.
Prepare correspondence, forms, and reports.
Assist in maintaining township website including posting ordinance changes, meeting agendas, meeting minutes, and meeting notices.
Election maintenance.
Work with the elected officials and other office staff including the zoning, tax assessing, and building departments.
The Clerk may consider the position for appointment as Deputy Clerk. If so that will involve working elections,
maintaining election records, entering and paying invoices.
Useful experiences and job related capacities include: Microsoft Office, GIS and BS&A software, zoning, ordinances,
legal experience, calm handling of complaints, detailed paperwork and record keeping, technical writing, complex problem solving, working with high pressure deadlines.

Pay: 17.25 dollars per hour.
Preferred start immediately or no later than February 21, 2022.

Find application and background check forms at:
Email with resume to
and/or drop off at
1616 E Riley Thompson Rd. Muskegon MI 49445
Work Remotely
• No
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $17.25 per hour
• Health insurance
• Paid time off
• Retirement plan
• 7.5 hour shift
• Monday to Friday
Application Question(s):
• What has prepared you to succeed in this role?
• High school or equivalent (Preferred)
Work Location: One location

Dalton Township Fire Department Accepting Applications

Multiple JOB OPENINGS ARE LISTED BELOW and on the Public Notices Page. 8/6/21 & 2/26/21Background checks and applications are being reviewed.  All applicants will be contacted and interviews set-up.


Board of Review Member

Dalton Township is currently seeking an alternate for the Board of Review. This board hears property tax appeals and corrects clerical errors concerning assessments in March, July, and December. Training will be required, and provided.

Election Workers/Election Inspectors

Dalton Township is always accepting applications for Election Workers and Election Inspectors.  Please use the "Election Worker" application.
Training is required and provided.

Non-Elected Boards

Non-elected Boards consist majorly of appointed persons (an elected member serves on both the PC and ZBA).
Such Boards include the Planning Commission, Zoning Board of Appeals, and Building Board of Appeals.  Additionally, a Parks and Recreation Board or other such specialized boards if created by the Township.
Application to such should use the "Application to Boards and Commissions" form.
Applications for appointed positions are reviewed when a position opens but can be submitted at any time.

Applications for Election workers are always welcome.

Feel free to fill out and submit an employment application at any time.