Payroll Administrator – Finance Department


Level 9  Pay Rate $21.19/Hour

Purpose:  The Payroll Administrator prepares payroll disbursements and performs related administrative duties, including withholding and payment of state and federal taxes. The job also provides support functions for the Finance Department including annual audit, budgeting, finance, accounting, reporting and processing commissioner and auditor warrants.

Application Deadline:  Open until filled, first review date:  March 8, 2018

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Student Lawyer – County Attorney’s Office – Temporary


Purpose:  The purpose of this position is obtain assistance with overflow legal work in the office while mentoring a student certification eligible law student who is interested in public service and/or rural practice of law.  The student lawyer would assist lawyers and staff in processing of certain cases.

Application Deadline:  Open until filled.

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Public Health Nurse Supervisor – Community Services

Full-Time    FLSA:  Exempt

Level 16, Pay Rate $66,271.09 – $83,514.65/Annual

If you have a passion for public health, serving the Community, and are seeking a leadership position this could be the career for you!   Check out the full job description on our website & Careers.

Purpose:  The Public Health Nurse Supervisor is responsible for nursing supervision, administering health program operations in a diverse community, public relations and fiscal responsibilities in the areas of public health, prevention, education, environmental health, infectious disease, and disaster preparedness.


Visit the following website for Merit’s online application

Merit Application Deadline:   March 1, 2019, 4:30 p.m.

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NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN That the parcels described in the 2018 list of Tax-Forfeited Land for Public Sale that is contained herein shall be sold to the highest bidder at public sale.  The sale will be governed by the provisions of  Minn. Stat § 282.01 and by the resolution of the Nobles County Board of Commissioners authorizing such sale.  The resolution reads as follows:

It was duly passed to set the public sale date, time and location for Tax-Forfeited Land in Nobles County as Tuesday, February 19, 2019, 1:00 p.m. in the Farmers Room of the Government Center, 315 Tenth Street, Worthington MN.  Moved by: Widboom, Matt; Seconded by: Metz, Gene.

Further information about the sale of tax-forfeited land in Nobles County can be obtained at the office of the County Auditor-Treasurer, Government Center, 315 Tenth Street, Worthington MN. Telephone: (507) 295-5258.


Deputy Assessor – Assessor’s Department


Salary Range:  $55,654.63 – $70,107.84/Annual

Deputy Assessor: supports the daily activities of the Nobles County Assessor and the Nobles County Assessor’s office. Qualifications: vocational/technical diploma in Real Estate, Administration, Accounting, or a related field, with a minimum of three years of experience as an Assessor or Real Estate Appraiser; must have an AMA certification and ability to obtain Tax Calculation Certification. Valid driver’s license required.  Supervisory experience preferred.

Application Deadline:  Open until filled, First Review Date 02/01/2019

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Deputy County Administrator/Emergency Manager

Full-Time    FLSA:  Exempt

Level 19, Pay Rate $78,936.71 – $99,450.23/Annual

Purpose:   This position assists with executive leadership and managerial work as delegated by the County Administrator.  This position leads all efforts related to Emergency Management for Nobles County to ensure compliance with the state HSEM criteria.

Application Deadline:  Open until filled, first review date 02/08/2019

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Circulation Assistant – Youth Services – Library – Part-time

Part-Time – 16-20 Hours/week

Level 5  Pay Rate $16.79/Hour

Purpose:  Position is responsible for customer service, administration of circulation desk duties, and assisting the Children’s Librarian in the day-to-day operations of the Nobles County Library in the youth area.

Application Deadline:  Open until filled, first review date 03/01/2019

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Seeking individuals for committee appointments

The Nobles County Board of Commissioners is soliciting local public involvement for appointments to committees and boards listed below.  Additional information about the Committees may be obtained from the Nobles County Administration office by calling 507-295-5201. Under represented classes are encouraged to apply.  The Committee Appointment Policy and application form is located at  under Latest News & Announcements. In order to be considered, completed application forms must be submitted to the Nobles County Administration office, 315 Tenth Street, P.O. Box 757, Worthington, MN  56187-0757 or

Nobles County Health & Human Services Advisory Committee

Library Board

Travel Southwest Minnesota, Inc.


Click here for  Committee Appointment Policy and application form.