Nobles County, Minnesota

   Employment Listings: See What's Available

There are open positions of employment offered by the Nobles County Government Center!

Go to the Employment Listings page to view information about each position, download and print full descriptions, and download the Nobles County Employment Application.

Click here to view the Employment Listings

Minnesota Merit Application

Some employment positions offered by the Nobles County Government Center require the completion of the Minnesota Merit System Online Application. The Minnesota Merit System administers civil service examinations for employment in the social services and human services agencies.

To complete the application, first time applicants are required to register using a valid email address.

Minnesota Merit System Online Application Center

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Nobles County Budget Online


Board of Appeal and Equalization - Agenda

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Equal Opportunity Employer

Nobles County is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the County will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages prospective employees and incumbents to discuss potential accommodations with the employer.

Salary Compliance Notice

Chapter 156 of the Session Laws of 2005 [471.701 SALARY DATA.]

A city or county with a population of more than 15,000 must annually notify its residents of the positions and base salaries of its three highest-paid employees. This notice may be provided on the homepage of the primary Web site maintained by the political subdivision for a period of not less than 90 consecutive days, in a publication of the political subdivision that is distributed to all residents in the political subdivision, or as part of the annual notice of proposed property taxes prepared under section 275.065.

The three highest-paid employee salaries are posted January 1 of each year for a period of not less than 90 consecutive days.  Please contact the Administration office at 507-295-5201 for this information after the notification requirements have been fulfilled.

The following information is provided pursuant to this statute (effective January 1, 2016).

County Administrator - $123,905.60

County Attorney - $110,686.00

County Public Works Director/Cty Engineer - $110,260.80

This notice is published December 31, 2015.

Nobles County Employment Opportunities

Job Application Information

Notice to all applicants:

At this time, all employment applications must be signed and dated to be accepted by Nobles County. Please be sure to print your completed application, and sign and date it before submitting.

Application Process

To apply for any open position with Nobles County, please follow these steps.

  • Download the Nobles County Employment Application
  • Complete and print the Application
  • Sign and date the Application
  • Submit your application
    • By Mail:
      Nobles County Administration
      PO Box 757
      Worthington, MN 56187
    • By Fax: (507) 372-8363
    • By Email:
    • Walk-in:
      Nobles County Administration Office
      315 10th Street (Third floor)
      Worthington, MN 56187

Application Notes

Nobles County Employment Applications are accepted for Open Positions ONLY. Please check our position listings for the latest updates to our open positions.

To obtain a Nobles County Employment Application:

  • Download the Application from this page.
  • Request an application to be mailed or faxed to you by contacting the Human Resources Office by phone: (507) 295-5201
  • Pick up an application from the Human Resources Office, located in the third floor at 315 10th Street, in Worthington, Minnesota

Please return the Nobles County Employment Application to our office by the conclusion of regular business hours on the closing date. Applications will be returned if they are received after the closing date. Nobles County does not accept applications unless there is a specific job opening.

If you have a Resume

Nobles County accepts resumes ONLY if accompanied by the Nobles County Employment Application.

Veteran's Preference

Pursuant to state law, Veteran's Preference credit will be added to passing scores of qualified applicants who are eligible for, and request it. If you are claiming a Veteran's Preference, please submit proof of your eligibility to claim the preference, such as form DD214.