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Nobles County, Minnesota

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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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.

Theh following information is provided prusuant to this statute (effective January 1, 2014.

County Administrator - $119,308

County Public Works Director - $106,384

County Attorney - $103,864

This notice is published January 1, 2014.

Current Employment Openings in Nobles County

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.

Deputy Sheriff

Sheriff's Department
Pay Rate: $18.00/Hour
Application Deadline: Open until filled
FLSA: Non-Exempt
The Nobles County Sheriff's Department is looking for a Part-Time/Intermittent Deputy Sheriff. The purpose of this position is to protect life and property in Nobles County and to enforce County, State, and Federal Laws.

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Public Health Nurse

Nobles County Community Services Agency
FLSA: Exempt
Grade 21 Pay Rate $1,903.20 - $2,522.40/pay period
Merit app due: April 18, 12:00 pm
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Nobles County is looking for a Public Health Nurse to perform professional public health nursing duties to ensure coordination of established public health programs and to promote and maintain the health of clients, families and the community.

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Community Outreach Worker

Nobles County Community Services Agency
Full Time position, Regular hours
Grade 12 Pay Rate $16.18 - $20.33/Hour
Merit app due: April 18, 12:00 pm
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Community Outreach workers are bilingual, bicultural individuals who serve as an advocate and a bridge between the health care system and non-English speaking clients.

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