County Jobs

County Jobs

[This page is for viewing and listing jobs in North Dakota Counties only. Non-county listings will be deleted.]

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County Officials wishing to post a job opening can click here to access the form.
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JOBS CURRENTLY AVAILABLE:

Note: List is in order of application deadlines, beginning with the soonest application deadline.

County Barnes
Job Title Administrative Assistant III
Full/Part Time Full Time
Salary Range $18.64 per hour
Job Description The Barnes County Auditor's Office is accepting applications for an Administrative Assistant III, full-time. Application deadline is February 24, 2017 at 5:00 pm.
How To Apply Applications and complete job description available through ND Job Service (www.jobsnd.com). Applications can be mailed or dropped off at Barnes County Auditor's Office, 230 4th St NW, Room 202, Valley City, ND 58072.
Application Deadline 02/24/2017
Link to County or Job Service Listing

 

County Morton
Job Title Assistant States Attorney
Full/Part Time Full Time
Salary Range $60,000 - $100,000 Depending on Experience
Job Description Morton County is currently recruiting an Assistant States Attorney to focus on juvenile and criminal prosecution. This is an invaluable opportunity for applicants who have a genuine desire to see justice prevail. Due to the versatility in County Government, the applicant will gain immediate and first-hand experience in prosecuting demanding and thought-provoking cases while balancing the interests of the victim and the County.

Eligible applicants must possess a Juris Doctorate from an accredited law school and license to practice law in the State of North Dakota. Preference will be offered to applicants who also have experience in juvenile law and/or criminal litigation. Preference will be given to applicants who demonstrate a proven track record of effectively collaborating with law enforcement officers, resource/support agencies, local government officials, organization’s support staff and other internal/external stakeholders.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Manage evidence, conduct case planning activities, construct legal strategies, develop prosecution tactics and present information in a court setting to prosecute or defend actions;

Research and analyze legal information;

Provide accurate and effective legal guidance to the County;

Prepare legal memoranda, draft legal opinions and file legal briefs;
How To Apply In order to apply for employment you must complete a Morton County Employment Application located on the Morton County website http://www.co.morton.nd.us/. Return the application along with a resume, three (3) professional references and a cover letter that clearly explains how your work experience is related to the description of essential duties and responsibilities, minimum qualifications, and level of work experience.

You may send your applicant information to the Morton County Courthouse in one of two ways: By Mail: Morton County Courthouse c/o Human Resources 210 2nd Ave NW Mandan, ND 58554 or By Email: wendy.bent@mortonnd.org.
Application Deadline 02/28/2017
Link to County or Job Service Listing http://www.co.morton.nd.us/

 

County Ward
Job Title Technology Support Specialist
Full/Part Time Full Time
Salary Range $3,633 - $3,997 per month + Benefit Pkg
Job Description The Tech Support Specialist provide assistance to the IT Administrator performing a variety of technical support functions. The IT department supports Ward County's computers, network servers and infrastructures. This position provides services in planning, organizing, installing, maintaining and directing electronic data processing, hardware and software for Ward County.

QUALIFICATIONS: AA Degree in Information Technology or Computer Science and one year experience in a computer related field. Ability to receive A+, HP Certification, and Microsoft Certifications within one year of employment.
How To Apply Submit a cover letter, Ward County application form found on the Ward County web site, and resume.
Application Deadline 02/28/2017
Link to County or Job Service Listing www.wardnd.com

 

County Burleigh
Job Title Spray Hand
Full/Part Time Full Time
Salary Range $15.96 - $17.77 per hour
Job Description Burleigh County has an opening for a Spray Hand to assist the County Weed Officer on a temporary basis during the summer season. The ideal candidate must have a high school diploma or GED, be familiar with pesticide application, federal and state weed control laws and should be able to identify noxious weeds and pests. You must have knowledge of spraying operations, spraying equipment maintenance and be familiar with map reading and the use of GPS coordinates.

A valid driver's license and NDSU pesticide training certificate or Certified License to apply
restricted use pesticides is required. For more information on pesticide training go to:
https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/pesticide/trainings-1
How To Apply For more information and to apply got to our website at: http://www.burleighco.com/jobs/
Application Deadline 02/28/2017
Link to County or Job Service Listing

 

County Burleigh
Job Title Detention Officer
Full/Part Time Full Time
Salary Range
Job Description If you are dependable, motivated and ready for a challenge, the Burleigh County Sheriff's Department is looking for you. We are currently hiring Detention Officers for the Burleigh County Detention Center. As a Detention Officer you will be responsible for the protection, life and property of the inmates within the Burleigh County Detention Center.
Strong verbal and written communication skills are required.

Burleigh County offers excellent benefits with 95% of health insurance premiums and 15.26% NDPERS retirement paid by the County.
Apply online at: http://www.burleighco.com/jobs/
How To Apply Apply online at: http://www.burleighco.com/jobs/
Application Deadline 02/28/2017
Link to County or Job Service Listing

 

County McKenzie
Job Title GIS Coordinator
Full/Part Time Full Time
Salary Range
Job Description McKenzie County is currently accepting applications for a full time GIS Coordinator. The successful job candidate will be responsible for creating, organizing, reviewing, and evaluating field data to assign municipal addresses; the creation of addresses and street names; and the coordination of implementing address assignments to ensure proper data requirements in the handling of emergency telephone calls. This individual will coordinate the development and maintenance of geographic and attribute databases, manipulating the data as it relates to specific projects, and creating 3D models using AutoCAD and Spatial analyst plug-ins and converting old data to new formats. As well as, coordinating the creation or revision of existing maps and charts as relative to County and intergovernmental projects; examining and analyzing data for ground surveys, civil engineering plans, plot maps, aerial photographs, original maps, and/or other data to ensure completeness and accuracy.

This position requires a Bachelor's Degree in Cit and Regional Planning, Geographical Information Systems, or Environmental Science, with a minimum of (4) years of experience with Shapefiles-ArcGIS, geographical data, or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge of skills and abilities for this position.
How To Apply http://county.mckenziecounty.net/Jobs/GIS-Coordinator
Application Deadline 02/28/2017
Link to County or Job Service Listing

 

County McKenzie
Job Title Correctional Officer
Full/Part Time Full Time
Salary Range
Job Description McKenzie County is currently accepting applications for full time Correctional Officers. The successful job candidate will be responsible for documenting inmate activities and monitoring movement throughout the facility, preparing paperwork for booking new inmates and release of existing inmates, and monitoring conformance to facility rules and regulations. Correction Officers also inspect the condition of pods and housing units for security and cleanliness, conduct inspections, searches, and security checks of inmates. As well as, examine and interpret court orders and release documents to determine correct court, housing needs, and releases.

This position requires a High School Diploma or equivalent, the ability to quickly assess a situation and determine the appropriate response, the ability to monitor multiple activities and individuals and predict future behavior, and willingness and desire to learn new and challenging tasks.
How To Apply http://county.mckenziecounty.net/Jobs/Correctional-Officer
Application Deadline 02/28/2017
Link to County or Job Service Listing

 

County McKenzie
Job Title Assistant State's Attorney
Full/Part Time Full Time
Salary Range
Job Description McKenzie County is currently accepting applications for a full time Assistant State's Attorney.

The successful job candidate will be responsible for gathering and managing evidence in civil, criminal, juvenile, and traffic cases. Present information in Court to prosecute or defend actions. Advise Law Enforcement officers, prepare and present warrant applications, and conduct probable cause hearings. This individual will also conduct legal research and prepare legal correspondence, pleadings, briefs, and opinions.

This position requires a Juris Doctorate with two (2) years of experience in an active law practice, one (1) year in criminal litigation, and a North Dakota license to practice law at the time of hire.
McKenzie County offers an excellent benefits package. For details on this position and application instructions please visit http://county.mckenziecounty.net/
How To Apply http://county.mckenziecounty.net/Jobs/Assistant-States-Attorney
Application Deadline 02/28/2017
Link to County or Job Service Listing

 

County McLean
Job Title Equipment Operator II
Full/Part Time Full Time
Salary Range $3,131.75 - $4,697.58 per month
Job Description The successful applicant must reside within 30 minutes travel time of the Washburn Highway Shop. Duties include performing semi-skilled work and operating motorized equipment in road construction and maintenance/repair projects under supervision along with performing highway maintenance work ranging from manual labor to operating tractors and mowers on highway right of ways. Preference will be given to candidates who are able to operate medium and light equipment including single and tandem axle dump truck; single and tandem axle trucks with snow removal equipment for purpose of snow removal; motor graders with v-plow and wing for snow removal purposes on as needed basis; semi type truck with belly and side dump trailer; front end loader; backhoe; broom/sweeper; excavator; dozer and loader as needed; and power mowing equipment in a variety of road construction, snow removal, maintenance and repair projects. Starting salary range for the position is $3,131.75 - $3,218.75 per month; full salary range for the position is $3,131.75 - $4,697.58 per month. A full benefit package is offered including fully paid health insurance (either family or single plan), fully paid retirement, annual leave and sick leave.

A high school diploma is required. Preference will be given to applicants with two years’ experience in the operating a tractor/trailer truck and front-end loader/backhoe on road construction and maintenance projects; one year experience in making pavement repairs using hot and cold mix and road oils; and two years’ experience servicing and maintaining vehicles and heavy equipment.. A class A North Dakota Driver’s License with tanker and air brake endorsement is required on the first day of work.
How To Apply For further information on the position or to obtain a McLean County job application form, interested individuals may contact the McLean County Auditor’s Office, PO Box 1108, Washburn, ND 58577 or call 701-462-8541. Only official McLean County application forms will be accepted. An application form can be accessed from the county’s website: http://www.mcleancountynd.gov/employment. Resumes may be included with the application but will not be accepted in place of an approved application form.
Application Deadline 03/01/2017
Link to County or Job Service Listing www.mcleancountynd.gov/employment

 

County Bottineau
Job Title Correctional Officers
Full/Part Time Full Time
Salary Range Starting at 15.47/hour
Job Description The Bottineau County Sheriff’s office is accepting applications for four (4) full-time and two (2) part-time corrections officers/dispatchers to work in our new state-of-the-art corrections facility. One of the full-time positions will be the Head Correctional Officer position. These rotating-shift positions are primarily responsible for the processing, care and custody of inmates within the county jail system including all necessary logs and reports; however, these positions will also be cross-trained to perform dispatch work such as answering phones, operating telecommunications equipment, and dispatching emergency responders as required. Minimum starting wage is $15.47/hour; credit will be given for prior experience. Bottineau County offers a full benefit package. Complete job descriptions and application can be found online at http://botco.homestead.com/Employment.html
How To Apply Applications must be turned in to the Sheriff's Office or mailed to 314 5th St West, Bottineau ND 58318. Applicants must successfully complete the interview process, reference checks and complete background investigation to be considered for these positions. Bottineau County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Application Deadline 03/15/2017
Link to County or Job Service Listing

 

County Divide
Job Title GIS Mapping Technician
Full/Part Time Full Time
Salary Range $19.74 - $22.40 hourly
Job Description Divide County is seeking candidates for an entry level GIS Mapping Technician. This position will be under the supervision of the Emergency Manager/ Land Use Administrator but will provide support to the multiple departments including the Assessor and Road Department. The GIS Specialist will manage, develop, and maintain geospatial data, metadata, layers, and mapping to support the GIS program for the county.
How To Apply Apply by US mail, email, or ND Workforce Connection
Application Deadline 03/17/2017
Link to County or Job Service Listing https://www.ndworkforceconnection.com/vosnet/joborders/JobOrderform.aspx?enc=1b6ycGc6ayoeF6bGLQUqbxXDJfZEex9PiNcfM+MWB60=