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Employment Opportunity: Temporary Summer Highway Help

Mower County is seeking applicants for temporary summer help in the Highway Department for the 2018 season.  Openings are for laborers and engineering intern(s).  Preferred applicants are persons attending college or technical school and have a minimum of one year of school to complete.  The wage is $12.00 per hour.  Applicant must have a valid driver’s license, the ability to work a physically demanding job for long hours and a good work record.  Anticipated start date for these positions is late May/early June 2018. Open until filled.  

Qualified applicants can obtain applications below, from Mower County Human Resources, 201 First Street NE, Suite 12, Austin, MN 55912, or by calling (507) 437-9533. Resumes will not be accepted in place of applications. 

Equal Opportunity Employer
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Employment Opportunity: Building & Grounds Custodian

Mower County has an opening for a Building & Grounds Custodian. Starting wage is: $16.33 - $17.96/per hour dependent upon experience (full-time, union position, working primarily 2pm-11pm, Monday-Friday).  

The Building & Grounds Custodian is responsible for performing a variety of general custodial duties and grounds maintenance; including floor cleaning, cleaning/sanitizing of restrooms, emptying trash/recyclables; sweeping steps/sidewalks, raking leaves, removing snow/ice and washing windows. Work involves contact with hazardous materials. Successful candidate must be able to tactfully and effectively deal with the public and co-workers.          

Requires a High School Diploma and two years of experience in building maintenance cleaning methods or grounds keeping; must be able to pass a criminal history background check including fingerprint screening. Need to possess and maintain a valid Driver’s License.  
Application and a complete job description detailing the position are available at Mower County Human Resources, 201 1st Street NE, Ste. 12, Lower Level, Austin, MN 55912 (507.437.9533) or below.  Resumes will not be accepted in place of application forms. Open until filled. Priority consideration will be given to applications received by noon on February 16, 2018.

Mower County offers an excellent benefit package for full-time positions including health, life, disability, retirement, and paid time off.

Equal Opportunity Employer

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Employment Opportunity: Part-time Male or Female Detention Deputy - Mower County Jail

The Mower County Jail has an opening for a part-time Male or Female Detention Deputy. This opening is a part-time/24 hour a week union position typically working three (3) days a week,  primarily Tuesday & Thursday 11am-8pm and Wednesday 8am-5pm, with the flexibility to cover needs of the department.

The detention deputy is responsible for supervising inmates in the jail and ensuring the safety and well-being of the inmate population and other jail staff. This includes conduction of booking in and release of inmates into and out of the jail; maintaining order and safety in the jail; performing clerical duties; and performing basic maintenance in the jail. The male or female detention deputy candidate requires a High School Diploma or G.E.D and one year of general work experience. Starting Wage is: $18.32/hour - $20.33/hour based on training and experience.

Application, supplemental questions and a complete job description detailing the position are available below or at Mower County Human Resources, 201 1st Street NE, Suite 12, Lower Level, Austin, MN  55912 (507-437-9533). Resumes will not be accepted in place of application forms. Include supplemental questions form with application. Position is open until filled. Priority consideration will be given to applications received by noon on February 5, 2018.

Mower County offers a benefit package for part-time employees including retirement and paid time off.

Equal Opportunity Employer

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Employment Opportunity: Jail Administrator - Sheriff's Department

Mower County Sheriff’s Department has an opening for a full-time Jail Administrator. Salary range is $57,471.02 – $79,310.61 per year dependent upon education and experience (full-time, non-union position).

The Jail Administrator has full supervisory responsibility over the activities of all jail personnel.  The classification is responsible for planning, implementing and monitoring all jail programs, jail security, inmate security, and fiscal operations of the jail.  It is the responsibility of this position to assure department, state, and County policies, procedures and guidelines are adhered to and in compliance.

Successful candidate should have a combination of work experience and education sufficient to perform the duties of Jail Administrator. Associate degree or two-year technical certificate in corrections and/or 3-5 years of Jail experience is preferred.

Application, supplemental questions and a complete job description detailing the position are available below or at Mower County Human Resources, 201 1st Street NE, Suite 12, Lower Level, Austin, MN  55912 (507-437-9533). Resumes will not be accepted in place of application forms. Include supplemental questions form with application. Open until filled. Qualified applications received by noon on February 5, 2018 will receive priority consideration for interviews.  

Mower County offers an excellent benefit package for full-time positions including health, life, disability, retirement, and paid time off.  

Equal Opportunity Employer

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Employment Opportunity: Male Detention Deputy - Mower County Jail

The Mower County Jail has openings and is accepting applications for the Male Detention Deputy position. The Male Detention Deputy is a full-time union position working primarily 2nd shift, 2pm-10 pm or 3rd shift, 10pm-6am. This position works weekends and holidays.

The detention deputy is responsible for supervising inmates in the jail and ensuring the safety and well-being of the inmate population and other jail staff. This includes conduction of booking in and release of inmates into and out of the jail; maintaining order and safety in the jail; performing clerical duties; and performing basic maintenance in the jail. The male detention deputy candidate requires a High School Diploma or G.E.D and one year of general work experience. Starting Wage is: $18.32/hour - $20.33/hour based on training and experience.  

Application, supplemental questions and a complete job description detailing the position are available below or at Mower County Human Resources, 201 1st Street NE, Suite 12, Lower Level, Austin, MN  55912 (507-437-9533). Resumes will not be accepted in place of application forms. Include supplemental questions form with application. Position is open until filled. Priority consideration will be given to applications received by noon on February 5, 2018.  

Mower County offers an excellent benefit package for full-time positions including health, life, disability, retirement, and paid time off.

Equal Opportunity Employer

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Employment Opportunity: Female Detention Deputy Roster

Mower County is currently accepting applications to establish a roster of eligible candidates for potential future openings in the Mower County Jail. The Female Detention Deputy is a full-time union position working primarily 2nd shift, 2pm-10 pm or 3rd shift, 10pm-6am. This position works weekends and holidays.  

The position is responsible for supervising inmates in the jail and ensuring the safety and well-being of the inmate population and other jail staff. Requirements: High School Diploma or G.E.D and one year of general work experience. Starting Wage is: $18.32/hour - $20.33/hour based on training and experience.  

Currently accepting applications for roster only. Application, supplemental questions and a complete job description detailing the position are available below or at Mower County Human Resources, 201 1st Street NE, Suite 12, Lower Level, Austin, MN  55912 (507-437-9533). Resumes will not be accepted in place of application forms. Include supplemental questions form with application.  

Mower County offers an excellent benefit package for full-time positions including health, life, disability, retirement, and paid time off.

Equal Opportunity Employer

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Employment Opportunities: Mower County Department of Health & Human Services

Mower County Health & Human Services is seeking individuals who are interested in becoming qualified for possible future employment with the Department. The applicable union is AFSCME. (Individuals fluent in Spanish and English are encouraged to apply.)

 
The Minnesota Merit System establishes minimum qualifications for each type of position, based on education and experience, and administers testing for applicant. The names of individuals achieving a passing score are then listed on a Register for consideration when an opening occurs.


Mower County Health & Human Services currently employs individuals in the following Minnesota Merit System classifications:

Case Aide
Child Support Officer
Child Support Supervisor
Eligibility Worker (formerly Financial Worker)
Financial Assistance Supervisor
Lead Eligibility Worker
Office Services Supervisor
Office Support Specialist
Public Health Nurse
Public Health Nursing Supervisor
Registered Nurse
Social Services Supervisor
Social Worker
Social Worker Team Leader
Support Enforcement Aide


To learn about application procedures and to schedule testing, individuals may go to the Merit System Web Site or contact the Minnesota Merit System at (651) 431-3030 or email: dhs.merit.system@state.mn.us


To Apply online: Merit System Online Application

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Downloadable Employment Application Must be filled out and submitted when applying for All Mower County Positions EXCEPT those applying via Merit System application
   
Supplemental Application        Must be filled out and submitted when applying for Jail Administrator
   
                    Supplemental Application Must be filled out and submitted when applying for Detention Deputy (Male or Female)
   
 Merit System Online Application  
   
               Summary of County Benefits Detailed Summary of Benefits available to employees
   
Human Resources
201 1st Street NE, Suite 12
Austin, MN  55912

(507) 437-9533   fax: (507) 437-9427
email:  Mower.HR@co.mower.mn.us

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