Employment Opportunities

Job Application ButtonTo apply for job openings with Lac qui Parle County, you may download the standard county application form (please click on button above) and submit to the appropriate contact listed in the job description.
 
Please note, that this application is used for all Lac qui Parle County departments' job openings with the exception of the Family Services department. Family Services job openings are managed by the Minnesota Merit System and all applciations are submitted online via their website at, https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/mnmeritsystem.

 

Current Job Openings:
Come be a part of something special! Work for the county and serve the citizens of Lac qui Parle County! 
Note: Please use 'Application for Employment' linked document above for all applications unless otherwise noted and provided. 

FAMILY SERVICES
Office Support Specialist (OSS)
Application Deadline: September 19, 2022
Starting Wage: $15.65/hr (Part-Time, 24 hours/week)
Location(s): Madison, MN
Job Duties: Working with electronic document management, scanning documents for all departments, assisting clients in completion of forms, editing and correcting mileage claims, dictation, sorting records for case retention or destruction, serving as backup for receptionist and other clerical duties.
Examination Process: In order to be considered for the OSS position, you must take and pass an examination, which is offered online.  After your Merit System application has been submitted, you will be sent a link to access the examination sections
Applicants must apply online at: http://agency.governmentjobs.com/mnmeritsystem/default.cfm

HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT
Heavy Equipment Operators (2 Openings)
Application Deadline: September 30, 2022 or until filled. 
Location(s): Bellingham Shop, Lac qui Parle Village Shop
Job Announcement

SHERIFF'S OFFICE
Dispatcher / Jailer (Full-Time)
Application Deadline: Until Filled
No experience required! Training is fully in-house
Job Announcement

Deputy (Full-Time)
Application Deadline: Friday, Sep. 30, 2022
Starting Wage: $26.76 per hour
Requirements: Must be POST Certified by the time of hire. 
Job Announcement (Coming Soon, Call 320-598-3720 for more information) 

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