Employee Benefits

Job Positions


The City of Bismarck has its own Civil Service System, so all positions are filled under the Civil Service laws of federal, State, and city ordinances. Job positions would be in areas of the following departments within the City. Please click on the links below to learn about these various departments:



City of Bismarck Benefits


  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance - $20,000
  • Flexible Spending
  • (125 Cafeteria Plan)
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Tuition Reimbursement







  • Pension Plan
  • 457 Deferred Compensation Plan
  • Business Partners Training
  • Wellness Program
  • Social Security
  • Workers Compensation
  • Unemployment Compensation







  • Annual Leave
  • Sick Leave
  • Holidays - Average of 10 per year
  • Annual physicals given to police officers and firefighters; physicals are offered to other full-time employees every other year on a rotating basis
  • Fringe benefits for Police and Fire include uniforms, dry cleaning, and laundry