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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.

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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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Assistant County Attorney I

Nobles County Attorney's Office
Full Time position, Regular hours
Grade 23 Pay Rate
Open Until Filled -First Review: 12/1/14
FLSA: Exempt
Reports to Nobles County Attorney
The Nobles County Attorney's Office is looking for an Assistant County Attorney I to provide legal services, representation, prosecution and advice for Nobles County.

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Eligibility Worker

Nobles County Community Services Agency
Full-Time position, Regular Hours
Grade 13 Pay Rate: $16.73/Hour
Merit application due 12pm 1/7/15
Apply online at Testing Date: January 15, 2015
Nobles County is looking for an Eligibility Worker to determine the eligibility of clients for various income maintenance programs.

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Property Appraiser

Assessor's Office
Full-Time, Regular
Grade 15, $17.84/Hour
Open until filled, First Review 1/5/2015
FLSA: Non-exempt
The Nobles County Assessor's office is looking for a Property Appraiser to fairly, accurately and equitably appraise property for tax assessment purposes according to state and county guidelines.

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Outreach Worker

Nobles County Community Services Agency
Full Time position, Regular hours; Grant Funded
Grade 12 Pay Rate $16.18/Hour
Merit app due: 12:00 pm, 1/7/2015
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The Community Outreach Worker will provide assistance to clients aimed at reducing cultural and linguistic barriers while navigating health care systems. The Outreach Worker will work in collaboration with the Public Health nursing staff to improve quality outcomes and cost effective care of underse

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Social Worker - Family & Children's Services

Nobles County Community Services Agency
Full-Time FLSA: Exempt
Grade 19 Pay Rate $1,714.40/Pay Period
Merit Application due: 12:00 pm 1/7/2015
Apply online at Merit Testing Date: January 15, 2015
Nobles County is looking for a Social Worker. The Social Worker, Family and Children’s Services provides intensive social work services for the protection, rehabilitation, and care of dependent, neglected, and/or seriously emotionally disturbed children and/or chemically dependent

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Engineering Support Supervisor

Public Works
Full Time
Grade 16, Pay Rage $28.72/hour
Application Deadline: January 9, 2015
FLSA: Non-Exempt
The Nobles County Public Works has an opening for an Engineering Support Supervisor to assist the Public Works Director in administrating, supervising, and directing activities of the Highway Department.

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