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JOBS CURRENTLY AVAILABLE:

 

 

Design/Construction Engineer

  • County Cass
  • Full/Part Time Full Time
  • Salary Range $58,860-$64,473/yr
  • Application Deadline 03/20/2021

Job Description

See website at https://www.casscountynd.gov/Home/Components/JobPosts/Job/254/1497

How To Apply

www.casscountynd.gov

Building Inspector

  • County Williams
  • Full/Part Time Full Time
  • Salary Range $28-$33/hour depending on Knowledge and Experience
  • Application Deadline 03/11/2021

Job Description

Apply online at https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/williams

The intent of this job description is to provide a representative summary of the primary duties and responsibilities performed by incumbents in this position. Incumbents may not be required to perform all duties in this description, and incumbents may be required to perform position-specific tasks other than those listed in this job description
DESCRIPTION:
Under general supervision of the Development Services Director, performs inspections of new and existing residential, commercial and industrial structures to ensure compliance with codes, ordinances and regulations, including inspection projects and materials, preparing daily reports, and coordinating departmental activities with contractors and utility companies; performs code enforcement through issuance of warning notices, stop work orders and correction notices; administers fines for violations


EXAMPLES OF DUTIES:


• Inspects new and existing properties and materials for compliance with plans, specifications, ordinances and codes

• Identifies and documents building violations; prepares and issues notices to comply; and/or citations; documents actions; follows up on all correction action by reviewing and re-inspecting construction sites; testifies in court as needed

• Responds to questions and complaints regarding building codes and regulations, inspection schedules, inspection results and code compliance requirements

• Conducts investigation and enforcement of alleged violations of building and construction laws in coordination with the Building Official and the States Attorney

• Ensures County building codes and permit issuance regulations conform with established standards and guidelines

• Confers with and provides information to developers, engineers, architects, property owners, contractors and others regarding code requirements and alternatives; resolves complaints and problems

• Maintains construction/building inspection files and logs; prepares reports, correspondence and requests for progress

• Monitors and maintains departmental records, files, and documentation

• Maintains confidentiality of non-public records and makes available all data and information deemed a public record by the North Dakota Century Code

Education, Experience and License/Certifications:
• High School Diploma or G.E.D.
AND
• Two (2) years' experience in construction, OR building inspection, OR plan review

• Must possess a valid North Dakota Driver's License or Equivalent

• Preferable: ICC Residential and/or Commercial Building Inspector Certification

Required Knowledge and Skills:
• Knowledge of principles and practices of construction.
• Knowledge of International Building Code(s) and related County Codes.
• Skill in interpreting and applying written guidelines precedents and work practices.
• Knowledge of techniques for mechanical, plumbing, electrical, structural, and engineering construction
• Familiarity with blueprints
• Skill in reading and interpreting plans and specifications for a range of structures and intended uses with the ability to apply judgment to achieve compliance with relevant heath and life safety building codes
• Skill in enforcing County codes to determine compliance with thoroughness, tact, and diplomacy
• Skill in making arithmetical computations


Special Working Conditions:
May conduct some work outdoors on construction sites including uneven ground, weather and temperature variances


Compensation: $28-$33/hour depending on Knowledge and Experience

How To Apply

Apply online at https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/williams

County Surveyor

  • County Williams
  • Full/Part Time Full Time
  • Salary Range
  • Application Deadline 03/07/2021

Job Description

Apply online at https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/williams/jobs/2945556/county-surveyor?pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs

Summary:
Under general direction from the Board of Commissioners and direct supervision of the County Engineer, directs planning, designing and oversight of survey projects and project plans for the County transportation system in accordance with established surveying standards and state/federal/county policy.
EXAMPLES OF DUTIES:
Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
The intent of this job description is to provide a representative summary of the primary duties and responsibilities performed by incumbents in this position. Incumbents may not be required to perform all duties in this description, and incumbents may be required to perform position-specific tasks other than those listed in this job description.

• Oversee survey data collect and data studies related to transportation system planning and/or maintenance
• Prepare and present reports of survey and engineering-related information for affected departments/agencies and County Commissioners
• Prepare plan and profile sheets, estimates to assist in the development of specifications for transportation-related projects
• Oversee and coordinate engineering/surveying plan review of development plats and plans submitted through the County Planning and Zoning Board and Building Department
• Supervise the preparation of field data, field notes, log books, reports and other survey-related forms to comply with legal requirements and County procedures for project documentation
• Supervise staff surveyors, survey technicians, and seasonal staff assigned to survey projects
• Provide information and guidance to County departments, townships and political subdivisions regarding engineering standards, regulations and policies
• Collaborate with County Highway Superintendent to prepare annual work plans, transportation program plans and progress reports
• Maintain confidentiality of non-public records and make available all data and information deemed a public record by the North Dakota Century Code.
Education, Experience and License/Certifications:

• Requires a bachelor's degree in surveying, engineering, or related field, or similar combination of experience and training
• AND registration as a Professional Land Surveyor in the State of ND (or the ability to obtain PLS registration within 6 months)
• Requires a valid North Dakota Drivers License or equivalent

How To Apply

Apply online at https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/williams/jobs/2945556/county-surveyor?pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs

Summary:
Under general direction from the Board of Commissioners and direct supervision of the County Engineer, directs planning, designing and oversight of survey projects and project plans for the County transportation system in accordance with established surveying standards and state/federal/county policy.
EXAMPLES OF DUTIES:
Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
The intent of this job description is to provide a representative summary of the primary duties and responsibilities performed by incumbents in this position. Incumbents may not be required to perform all duties in this description, and incumbents may be required to perform position-specific tasks other than those listed in this job description.

• Oversee survey data collect and data studies related to transportation system planning and/or maintenance
• Prepare and present reports of survey and engineering-related information for affected departments/agencies and County Commissioners
• Prepare plan and profile sheets, estimates to assist in the development of specifications for transportation-related projects
• Oversee and coordinate engineering/surveying plan review of development plats and plans submitted through the County Planning and Zoning Board and Building Department
• Supervise the preparation of field data, field notes, log books, reports and other survey-related forms to comply with legal requirements and County procedures for project documentation
• Supervise staff surveyors, survey technicians, and seasonal staff assigned to survey projects
• Provide information and guidance to County departments, townships and political subdivisions regarding engineering standards, regulations and policies
• Collaborate with County Highway Superintendent to prepare annual work plans, transportation program plans and progress reports
• Maintain confidentiality of non-public records and make available all data and information deemed a public record by the North Dakota Century Code.
Education, Experience and License/Certifications:

• Requires a bachelor's degree in surveying, engineering, or related field, or similar combination of experience and training
• AND registration as a Professional Land Surveyor in the State of ND (or the ability to obtain PLS registration within 6 months)
• Requires a valid North Dakota Drivers License or equivalent

Assistant State's Attorney

  • County Williams
  • Full/Part Time Full Time
  • Salary Range $80,000-$95,000
  • Application Deadline 03/07/2021

Job Description

Under limited supervision, provides assistance to the State's Attorney; prosecutes criminal offenses and represents Williams County regarding civil issues.


EXAMPLES OF DUTIES:


The intent of this job description is to provide a representative summary of the primary duties and responsibilities performed by employees in this position. Employees may not be required to perform all duties in this description, and may be required to perform position-specific tasks other than those listed in this job description.
•Prosecutes criminal offenses including bench and jury trials; makes all related required appearances
•Drafts briefs and submits motions regarding criminal cases
•Prepares criminal charges including reviewing related reports
•Consults with law enforcement personnel regarding investigations and legal procedures
•Presents criminal and non-criminal juvenile petitions to the Court for adjudication and disposition
•Provides general assistance to State's Attorney including drafting briefs and motions as requested
•Presents mental health involuntary commitment petitions to the Court for consideration and disposition
•Oversees child support enforcement
•May fulfill duties of State's Attorney in his/her absence as required
•Maintains confidentiality of non-public records and makes available all data and information deemed a public record by the North Dakota Century Code

Required Knowledge and Skills:
•Knowledge of judicial principles and practices.
•Knowledge of North Dakota and Federal case law.
•Knowledge of criminal and civil law processes and procedures.
•Knowledge of methods used for prosecuting criminal offenses.
•Knowledge of processes for drafting legal briefs, motions, and ordinances.
•Knowledge of procedures for presenting mental health and juvenile petitions.
•Skill in successfully prosecuting criminal offenses.
•Skill in drafting legal documentation including briefs, motions, and ordinances.
•Skill in consulting with law enforcement personnel regarding investigations and legal procedures.
•Skill in presenting mental health and juvenile petitions to the Court.
•Skill in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with County departments and personnel, County officials, law enforcement personnel, outside agencies, community groups, and members of the public.

Compensation: Compensation for this position is $80,000-$95,000 depending on experience and training. Williams County provides generous benefits to full-time regular employees: paid sick and vacation leave, a fully paid health/dental/vision benefit plan for employees and dependents, term life insurance of $25,000, 100% contribution toward retirement benefits through the ND Public Employees Retirement System, and 11 paid holidays each year.
All offers of employment will be contingent upon successful completion of a pre-employment drug screening, background check and reference review.

How To Apply

Apply online at www.williamsnd.com

Administrative Assistant II - Recorder's Office

  • County Burleigh
  • Full/Part Time Full Time
  • Salary Range $18.19 - $21.82 per hour
  • Application Deadline 02/08/2021

Job Description

Job Summary: Serves as a senior record keeper/bookkeeping/clerical/technical assistant to Deputy Recorder or other official, under the supervision of the County Recorder. Assist the public, answer telephones, collect and tabulate data, prepare original correspondence and reports, and maintain files.

Minimum Qualifications:
• Associate’s degree with major coursework in legal, business, or applied science, or 3 (three) to 5 (five) years of experience in performing abstracting, real estate, or office related activities, and/or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
• Preference will be given to applicants with experience involving a combination of legal descriptions, legal background, banking, marriage licenses, and passports.
• Must be proficient with word processing and spreadsheet computer software, such as MSWord and MSExcel and possess excellent typing skills.
• Successful completion of the interview process, reference checks, and standard background and criminal record checks to determine knowledge, skill, and abilities to perform Administrative Assistant II duties and responsibilities.

Additional Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
• Must possess a high degree of written and/or verbal communication skills in dealing with other employees, clients, or the general public. Interpersonal skills are required to be able to consistently apply common courtesy in working with others.
• Ability to handle multiple duties and priorities under limited supervision.

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Receive and refer telephone calls, assist members of the public, complete and process various applications, and other general clerical duties.
• Serves as a record keeper, with respect to real estate, marriage licenses, and legal documents for recording.
• Serve as acceptance agent for passports; image documents for archival purposes, and issue copies of records.
• Serve as a clerical/technical assistant to Deputy Recorder or other official in collecting fees for services and tabulating data, preparing original correspondence involving topics of limited complexity.
• File, retrieve, and interpret information from records, and maintain files alphabetically, numerically or chronologically as is logical for Recordings.
• Use windows based software to accurately record transactions, issue correspondence, and maintain office records.

How To Apply

Apply online at: https://www.burleighco.com/jobs/

Temporary Law Clerk

  • County Burleigh
  • Full/Part Time Full Time
  • Salary Range $18.19 per hour
  • Application Deadline 02/08/2021

Job Description

Minimum Qualifications:
• Must be a second year law school student from an accredited law school working toward a juris doctorate degree.
• Must be eligible for practice under the rules for limited practice of law by law students.
• Applicants will be subject to a post offer criminal background check.

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Assist with the preparation of legal documents, pleadings, motions, briefs and orders; appear in court as required.
• Assist with legal research and criminal prosecutions including jury trials and appeals.
• Assist attorneys with legal work and anything that is quasi-legal in nature.
• Perform other duties as required and assigned.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
• Communicate clearly and concisely, orally and in writing.
• Knowledge of appropriate legal terminology necessary.
• Thorough knowledge of purpose and content of documents required and used within the court system.
• Must be proficient with word processing software, and posses excellent typing skills.

How To Apply

Apply online at: https://www.burleighco.com/jobs/

Witness Coordinator

  • County Williams
  • Full/Part Time Full Time
  • Salary Range $17.00 to $20.00/hour
  • Application Deadline 02/04/2021

Job Description

Apply online at https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/williams/jobs/2936730/witness-coordinator?pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs

The intent of this job description is to provide a representative summary of the primary duties and responsibilities performed by incumbents in this position. Incumbents may not be required to perform all duties in this description, and incumbents may be required to perform position-specific tasks other than those listed in this job description.


Summary: Under general supervision, performs clerical and scheduling functions in support of the Victim/Witness Division of the State's Attorneys Office




EXAMPLES OF DUTIES:
Performs general reception duties including answering incoming calls, responding to inquiries, and screening office visitors
Maintains calendars and schedules for Victim/Witness Division staff
Coordinates travel and lodging arrangements for witnesses, and victims and/or staff as assigned
Coordinates travel and training reimbursement processing for witnesses, victims and staff
Provides transportation to victims and witnesses to/from court proceedings
Provides information to victims of the right to Crime Victim Compensation; assists victims in completing related applications
Maintains statistical data tracking of victim/witness services and programs
Prepares and submits quarterly and semi-annual reports in accordance with grant reporting requirements; assists Victim/Witness Division Manager in completing and submitting annual grant application

Maintains confidentiality of non-public records and makes available all data and information deemed a public record by the North Dakota Century Code.


TYPICAL QUALIFICATIONS:
Education, Experience and License/Certifications:
• High School Diploma or G.E.D. AND two (2) years experience working in an office environment
• Must possess a valid North Dakota Driver's License or equivalent
SUPPLEMENTAL INFORMATION:
Special Working Conditions: May be infrequently expected to work on weekends or evenings

Compensation: A start pay of $17.00 to $20.00/hour (rate of pay depends on licenses obtained, experience and training). Williams County Offers a Generous Benefit Package, including Paid sick and vacation 11 paid holidays per years, fully paid health , dental and vision insurance for single, single + dependent, or family contracts, term life insurance, long term disability insurance, fully funded retirement benefits through the North Dakota Public employees retirement system.

How To Apply

Apply online at https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/williams/jobs/2936730/witness-coordinator?pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs

State's Attorney

  • County Ramsey
  • Full/Part Time Full Time
  • Salary Range $6,435 - 7,208/Month, DOE
  • Application Deadline 01/30/2021

Job Description

The State's Attorney serves as Ramsey County’s chief legal counsel regarding all criminal felony and various misdemeanor cases; delegating and overseeing prosecutorial work of all State’s Attorney Office Staff.

How To Apply

For more information on the position and how to apply, please visit our website at https://www.co.ramsey.nd.us/Employment.

Assistant State's Attorney I

  • County Stutsman
  • Full/Part Time Full Time
  • Salary Range Salary range $63,076 to $83,228 (DOE above $65,624 has to be approved by Stutsman County Board)
  • Application Deadline 01/29/2021

Job Description

A copy of the official job description see https://www.co.stutsman.nd.us/how-do-i/careers/

A complete application must include: a completed Stutsman County Application for Employment form, a resume, a cover letter, an unofficial law school transcript, and a writing sample.

-Prepare for court and present evidence and arguments in various level of courts system.
-Review investigations, draft charges, interview witnesses, coordinate with law enforcement and defense attorneys.
-Prepare and type memos, motions, and legal briefs. Calculate restitution figures for crime victims.

Minimum experience and/or training requirements: Juris Doctor degree and North Dakota license to practice law at the time of hire. Knowledge of effectively working with the legal process, rules, various types of clients, government and court officials, the public, and computer software. Ongoing education is required.

How To Apply

Send official application along with any accompanying forms
(Cover Letter, Resume, Background Check, etc.) to: Stutsman County Auditor
511 2nd Ave SE Suite 102
Jamestown, ND 58401
or emailed to employment@stutsmancounty.gov


The Stutsman County Application for Employment form is at https://www.co.stutsman.nd.us/how-do-i/careers/