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Current Job Openings
Social Worker
Columbia County Health & Human Services is recruiting for a Social Worker for its Coordinated Services Team (CST) program in the Division of Behavioral Health and Long Term Support. Minimum Qualifications: Bachelors Degree in Social Work from an accredited Social Work Degree Program. Must be certified or certifiable as a Social Worker. Position involves working with children involved in multiple systems who are at risk of out of home placement. Knowledge of wraparound, community services, person centered planning, and facilitating teams is preferred. Requires possession of valid Wisconsin Drivers License and personal transportation. Starting wage: $23.452 per hour. All applicants are required to complete a Columbia County application obtained from the website: www.co.columbia.wi.us Application Deadline October 11, 2016.   read more...
Judicial Assistant
Full time position, 37.5 hours per week, with Columbia County Circuit Courts. Responsibilities: maintain court calendar, coordinate scheduling and various clerical duties. Minimum requirements: Associate of Business Degree with a minimum of two (2) years responsible office experience OR High School diploma or its equivalent supplemented by post high school course with at least two (2) semesters in a secretarial science, bookkeeping, or related field at a vocational, college, or technical school and a minimum of three (3) years of related work experience and computer experience required. Hire rate: $18.089 per hour. REQUIRED completion of the Columbia County employment application and review of the job description obtained from Columbia County Web Site: www.co.columbia.wi.us . Application deadline is October 7, 2016. AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

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Information and Assistant Specialist
Part time position 50%), 18.75 hrs/wk, with Columbia County Health & Human Services (HHS). Responsibilities: provide the general public, particularly older individuals and adults who have physical and/or intellectual/developmental disabilities, with informationand assist them in connecting with community options both private and publicly funded. This position assists individuals in identifying needs, determining program eligibility through assessments and functional screens, serves as an advocate, provides decision support related to long term care needs and links individuals with services and resources so that they may live with dignity, respect, health and purpose. This position raises community awareness of the Aging and Disability Resource Center through outreach activities. Education: Bachelor degree (preferably in a HHS related field) or a license to practice as a registered nurse in Wisconsin pursuant to s. 441.06 Stats, and the equivalent of at least one (1) year of full-time experience in a health or human service filed, working with one or more of the client populations service by the Aging & Disability Resource Center. Ability to obtain AIRS certification within two years and become a certified LTCFS screener within 3 months of hire. Salary wage $21.675. All applicants are required to complete an application obtained from the Columbia County website www.co.columbia.wi.us Application deadline: October 20, 2016. AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER   read more...
Preventative Maintenance Mechanic

Department:  Columbia County Health Care Center
Hire Rate:$14.504 per hour
Closing Date:  Open
Positions Available:  Work 37.50 hours per week, 75.0 per pay period. Every other Friday works 6.0 hours and 2.0 hours on Saturday. Earns week-end bonus pay for that week-end.

Duties: Must have a working knowledge of basic building & grounds maintenance, and be skilled in the use of common tools, equipment, & materials used in plumbing, heating and ventilation systems. Must be available and on-call as necessary.

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ADRC Driver part time
DRIVER: Part-time position with Columbia County Health & Human Services. The Aging & Disability Resource Center is hiring drivers to transport senior citizens to medical appointments and nutrition sites, deliver meals and other trips as necessary. HIRE RATE: $9.00 per hour. Requires a valid Wisconsin Driver's License and clean driving record, ability to maintain accurate records be courteous, pleasant and helpful to people who are elderly or disabled. Background check is required and will be completed by employer.
APPLICATION PROCESS
Required completion of Columbia County application which can be obtained through the county website: www.co.columbia.wi.us or call (608)742-9667 or pick up an application from Human Resources at 120 West Conant Street in Portage. Position will remain open until filled.
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Substitute Meal Site Manager
Columbia County Health & Human Services is looking for Substitute Meal Site Managers to fill in on an as-needed basis at the Wisconsin Dells, Lodi, Portage, Pardeeville, Poynette or Columbus senior nutrition program. Responsibilities include ordering, set up, prep of home delivered meals, delivery of meals as needed, assisting individuals needing help, clean-up, monitoring supplies, accepting donations and executing planned activities. Completion of Serving Safe Food training program within 6 months of hire. Requires a valid Wisconsin Driver’s License and clean driving record, ability to maintain accurate records, ability to be courteous, pleasant and helpful to the elderly and/or disabled. Background check is required and will be completed by employer. HIRE RATE: $9.00 per hour. APPLICATION PROCESS: Required completion of Columbia County application which can be obtained through the county website: www.co.columbia.wi.us or call (608)742-9667 or from Human Resources at 120 W. Conant Street, Portage. Recruitment will remain open.
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Dietary Aide/Back-Up Relief Cook

Department:  Columbia County Health Care Center
Hire Rate: $10.858 or based on experience.
Closing Date:  Open
Positions Available:  Part-time 60 hours per two week pay period, eligible for county benefits

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Certified Nursing Assistant Positions
Department:  Columbia County Health Care Center
Hire Rate: $12.655, plus PM/NOC/Week-end shift differentials
Closing Date:  Open
Positions Available:  PM/NOC Shifts:  Full-time & Part-time

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Registered Nurses & Licensed Practical Nurses

Department:  Columbia County Health Care Center
Closing Date:  Open
Positions Available:    RN/LPN Casual Part-time positions, all shifts

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