Employment Opportunities2019-04-05T16:59:50+00:00

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Engineering Technician

Winnebago County Engineer’s Office – Forest City, IA

Seeking organized, goal-oriented, effective communicator for the position of Engineering Technician. Position is 40 hrs/wk (full-time); salary range ($42,000 – $59,000) based on qualifications, employer-paid health insurance, and IPERS.  Description: Position is responsible for skilled technical work related to maintenance and construction of county roads, including surveying, drafting, design, field inspection, and project administration. Must be able to read, analyze, and interpret maps and engineering drawings, make mathematical computations, operate computer software, and keep accurate detailed records.  Qualifications: Civil Engineering Tech. Degree or related program preferred.  Experience: 2 years construction mgmt., civil engineering, or related experience preferred.  Training or experience in business, construction, drafting, GIS, survey, or materials testing is a plus.  Iowa DOT Certifications required within 2 years.  To Apply: Applications are available at the link at the bottom of this page or at the County Engineer’s Office, 126 South Clark Street, Forest City, IA.  Mail applications or email to [email protected].  Applications accepted until May 3 or until the position is filled.  Winnebago County is an equal opportunity employer. View Job Description (PDF)


Maintenance & Equipment Operator

Winnebago County Road Department – Buffalo Center, IA

Seeking a truck driver for the County Shop in Buffalo Center.  Requirements:  Class-A CDL and insurability is required.  Pre-employment physical and drug-screening are mandatory.  To Apply: Applications are available at the link below or at the County Engineer’s Office, 126 South Clark Street, Forest City, IA.  Mail applications or email to [email protected].  Applications accepted until April 19, 2019.  Winnebago County is an equal opportunity employer. Posted March 21, 2019


WINNEBAGO COUNTY TREASURER’S OFFICE FULL TIME OFFICE POSITION AVAILABLE
QUALIFICATIONS: Applicant must be able to multi-task and be self-reliant, be very detail-orientated, must have knowledge in Microsoft Office, and experience in using multiple spreadsheets, experience in accounting and have outstanding customer service and excellent communication. Deadline for application process is March 8, 2019. Applications are available at the Treasurer’s Office or use the following link: Application for Treasurer Office Position

Please send resume and letter of application to: Julie Swenson, Winnebago County Treasurer, 126 S Clark ST, STE. 4, Forest City, IA 50436 or email [email protected]

Winnebago County is an equal opportunity employer. Individuals with disabilities desiring accommodations in the application process should notify the Treasurer’s office by the date of the application deadline.


JAILER
The Winnebago County Sheriff is taking applications for part-time jailer.  Hours are mostly daytime, with potential for some nighttime hours.  Current wage is approx. $14.83/per hour. Applications are available at the Sheriff’s Office in Forest City.


PART TIME VETERANS SERVICE OFFICER POSITION AVAILABLE
Winnebago County is currently accepting applications for a part time Veterans Service Officer. Must be capable of passing a written exam given by the National Association of County Veteran Service Officers (NACVSO) after one year of training from date of hire.   Responsibilities: Interview, counsel and assist in obtaining benefits for veterans & families as well as retired and active duty military personnel and their dependents. Winnebago County residence is preferred.  Veteran status is preferred.

A valid driver’s license is required.  Applicant is subject to pre-employment drug testing and a background check.

This is a part time position and hourly wage based on experience and qualifications.  Please send application and resume to the Winnebago County Auditor’s office, C/O Karla Weiss, 126 South Clark Street, Forest City, IA 50436.  Applications will be accepted through March 15, 2019 or until an eligible candidate is located.

Application is available at the link below.

Winnebago County is an equal opportunity employer.  Individuals with disabilities desiring accommodations in the application process should notify the Auditor’s office by the date of the application deadline.


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