Cost Accountant – Public Works Department


Level 11  Pay Rate $53,352.00/Annual

Purpose:  The Highway Cost Accountant is a specialized position which administers the department’s financial operations in compliance with state and federal regulations, county policy, and generally accepted accounting principles for highway cost accounting. The position Performs accounts payable and accounts receivable duties, prepares department financial statements and reports including a detailed annual report, prepares and monitors the department budget, monitors the financial status of construction projects, and performs various cost analysis and office administration duties.  It also provides support functions for the Public Works Department including annual audit, budgeting, finance, accounting and reporting and is directly responsible for all payroll/cost accounting functions for the Nobles County Public Works department.

Application Deadline:  Open until filled, first review date:  12/09/2022

Click for full complete Job Description and Benefit Sheet