• Huether Family Aquatics Center

    Construction - July 1, 2020

  • Huether Family Aquatics Center

    Construction - July 1, 2020

  • Walnut Street

    Newly completed Walnut Street project

  • Yankton 4th of July Fireworks

    Yankton's annual 4th of July fireworks show over the Missouri River.

  • Meridian Bridge

    Winter Scene

  • Fire Prevention Week

    Fire Prevention Week

  • Lewis & Clark Lake

    Lewis & Clark Lake

  • Jim River Bridge

    Jim River Bridge

  • Lake Area Trail

    Lake Area Trail

  • Meridian Bridge Moonlight

    Meridian Bridge Moonlight

  • Lewis & Clark Recreation Area

    Lewis & Clark Recreation Area

  • Walnut Street

    Walnut Street

  • Bragging Rights

    Bragging Rights

  • Downtown Streetscape

    Yankton's Downtown

  • Lewis & Clark Lake

    Missouri River Bluffs

  • 4th of July

    4th of July Fireworks Show

  • Riverside Park

    Riverside Park

  • Meridian Bridge Fog

    Meridian Bridge Fog

  • Meridian Bridge Winter

    Meridian Bridge Winter

  • Meridian Bridge Fall

    Yankton Meridian Bridge Fall

  • Lewis & Clark Lake

    Lewis & Clark Lake walking trails.

  • Rockin' Ribfest

    June 3-4

  • Yankton Marina

    Yankton Marina

  • Yankton Missouri River

    Yankton Missouri River

  • Fishing the Missouri

    Missouri River Yankton

  • Meridian Bridge

    Meridian Bridge

  • Ice Sailing

    Missiouri River Ice Sailing

  • Yankton Riverside Park Winter View

    Yankton Riverside Park Winter View

  • Missouri River Yankton

    Merry Christmas

  • Yankton Discovery Bridge

    Yankton Discovery Bridge

Employment Opportunities

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For questions about job openings or the application process contact:

Corey Pospisil, Director of Human Resources 
416 Walnut Street
PO Box 176
Yankton, SD 57078-0176
(605) 668-5222
(605) 668-5265 FAX


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Employment Opportunities


  • Type:Full Time
  • Salary/Pay Rate:Range 25 - $34,761
  • Posted Date:01/10/2020 11:44 AM

January 8, 2020



The City of Yankton is currently accepting applications for the position of Transfer Station Attendant for the Solid Waste Division in the Department of Public Works.

An employee in this position is responsible for the efficient performance of tasks of a routine nature requiring the use of some acquired knowledge in the handling of waste containers, recycling and the care of City equipment.  This position requires some knowledge of personal computers and skill in the use of appropriate software.

The position will work on Transfer Station floor and will be responsible for loading transfer trailers, snow removal, running scale operations when needed, operation of heavy equipment as needed for the job, and advising customers using the facility.

Candidates in this position must be 18 years of age, have a high school diploma or GED; be able to obtain a Class A Commercial Drivers License; and six months full-time equipment maintenance/operation and/or solid waste disposal work. 

The scheduled work week for this position is Monday through Friday with rotating Saturdays.  This is a regular full-time position.  The starting salary for this position is $34,761 (Range 25) annually, plus benefits.

Applications may be requested from the Human Resources office at 416 Walnut St., Yankton, SD  57078, by phone at (605) 668-5222, or on the City’s website www.cityofyankton.org.  Persons needing accommodation in order to apply for this position should contact 605-668-5222.  Applications accepted until positions are filled. 

New employees must meet pre-employment drug screen and physical requirements and background check.

The City of Yankton is an Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer

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