Public Health Nurse – Community Services

Full-Time    FLSA:  Exempt

Level 13, Pay Rate $55,654.63/Annual

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

Purpose:  The Public Health Nurse performs professional public health nursing duties to ensure proper administration and coordination of established public health programs of Nobles County Community Services. The Public Health Nurse provides direct care needs assessment, planning, and oversight as outlined in the Minnesota Board of Nursing Nurse Practice Act and the Minnesota Public Health Nurse Practice Counsel Guidelines.

Visit the following website for Merit’s online application

Merit Application Deadline:   April 30, 2019, 4:30 p.m.

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Eligibility Worker – Community Services

The purpose of this position is to apply program eligibility criteria to individual client situations and facilitates applicant eligibility for available state and federal program assistance with the Nobles County Community Services Department.


Full-time   FLSA:  Non-exempt

In order to be considered for these positions, you must take and pass an examination, which is offered online; the link will be emailed to you after you complete the Merit application.

Visit the following website for Merit’s online application

Merit Application Deadline:   May 3, 2019, 4:30 p.m., must take exam by May 9, 2019

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Request for Proposals – Divestiture of the Armory

The County of Nobles, Minnesota, is inviting proposals for the purpose of selecting a new owner of the Armory building and property at 229 Ninth St., Worthington, MN 56187.  The Scope of Request includes development of a proposal for the purchase of the Building and Property, sharing the long range plan for the Building and Property and providing a summary of your maintenance plan.  Sealed proposals must be received in the office of Nobles County Administration no later than 3:00 PM CDT on Wednesday, May 1, 2019.

Click on the link below for the full  Request for Proposals.  The County reserves the right to reject any or all of the proposals or to negotiate an agreement in the best interests of the County and at the discretion of the Nobles County Board of County Commissioners.

Request for Proposals – Divestiture of Armory


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:  April 5, 2019

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Deputy Sheriff – Part-time 4/5 – Sheriff’s Department

Part-Time – 4/5 Time


Purpose:  The purpose of the Deputy Sheriff is to protect the lives and property of Nobles County through the enforcement of laws and ordinances.  Duties include:  patrol service, investigate criminal and non-criminal activities, manage traffic incidents, special assignments, reports, and perform other duties as assigned.

Application Deadline:  Open until filled, first review date March 22, 2019.

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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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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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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

Click here for  Committee Appointment Policy and application form.