Employee Resources

Employee Resources

The mission of the Employee Resources Department is to align all human resource programs to ensure Marathon County is a preferred employer which attracts and retains high performing employees who contribute to the County's mission and vision.  Our risk management programs support our mission by protecting County property and financial assets and provides for the safety of our employees and public.

Marathon County employs approximately 740 regular employees and approximately 200 casual/seasonal/temporary employees. 


Strong values and positive work culture are showcased in employee stories.  To view videos click


If you are interested in contributing to a positive work culture, want to be recognized for your job performance and are a talented, team-oriented individual who is motivated to make a difference in our community consider the career opportunities on the link below. 

To apply for a position with Marathon County, you must use our on-line system. It will be helpful to have the following information available:

  • Contact information (phone numbers, addresses)
  • Employment history
  • Education
  • Electronic copy of resume and/or other related documents
  • Reference information

Once you begin entering information into the on-line system, do not use the back or forward buttons on the internet navigation toolbar.


Marathon County Job Listings





Frank Matel

Director: Frank Matel
Phone: 715-261-1454
Fax: 715-261-1463
E-mail: Contact Us

Address: Map
500 Forest Street
Wausau WI 54403

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