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Current Job Openings

Accounting Aide
Columbia County Accounting Department is recruiting for a part time (21.25 hrs/wk) Accounting Aide. Position is assigned to the Columbia Health Care Center. Computer experience required in Microsoft Windows and Office applications. Responsible for various accounting tasks. Must be motivated and capable of working on multi-tasks within defined time constraints. Qualifications: High School diploma or its equivalent, supplemented by post high school course work with classes in computer operations, accounting and office administration and a minimum of four (4) years of responsible office experience or Associate or Business Degree from accredited vocational or technical college with some accounting classes and a minimum of one (1) year responsible office experience. Hire rate: $18.453 per hour. Applicants REQUIRED to submit a Columbia County application for consideration obtained from the County website www.co.columbia.wi.us Deadline: February 2, 2018. AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER read more ...
Secretary - Sheriff's Office - part time
Columbia County Sheriff’s Office is recruiting for a part time secretary to work a maximum of 19 hrs./wk. the schedule varies and is flexible. Individual must be detail oriented as the position requires a great deal of accuracy with data entry, exactness in typing reports using transcription/dictation equipment and be proficient in management of time. Associate or Business Degree from an accredited vocational college, or technical school in secretarial science, administrative assistant, or related field and a minimum of two (2) years of responsible office experience OR High School diploma or its equivalent, supplemented by post high school course work with one or more years in a secretarial science or related field of study at a university or college, or a vocational, business, trade or technical school. Must have a minimum of three (3) years of work experience in a professional office environment. Computer experience required. Must possess strong organizational skills. Knowledge of the Wisconsin criminal justice system preferred. Starting wage: $14.00 per hour. Columbia County application obtained from website www.co.columbia.wi.us AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER  read more ...
Highway - Winter Seasonal
Laborer, Truck, and Plow Operator winter seasonal positions with Columbia County Highway & Transportation. Requirements: High School Diploma or equivalent + 2 yrs experience/training in some type of construction. Requires valid WI Driver's license with Class A Commercial Driver’s License. $16.00 per hour. WINTER SEASON ONLY (Nov until April). Obtain application from www.co.columbia.wi.us AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER 
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: $9.50 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. 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 112 East Edgewater Street in Portage. Position will remain open until filled. AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER read more ...
Laborer Recycling - Limited Term Solid Waste Facility
Columbia County Solid Waste is seeking individuals for Laborer positions. This is a limited term employment currently 40 hours per week. Responsible for sorting and salvaging materials related to various duties in the recycling area. Required to meet the physical requirements related to refuse and recycling material. Hire Rate: $10.00 per hour, no benefits. Background checks will be completed on qualified applicants. Required completion of Columbia County employment application obtained on line www.co.columbia.wi.us or from Columbia County Human Resources 112 East Edgewater Street Portage, WI 53901 
Certified Nursing Assistant Positions
Department:  Columbia County Health Care Center
Hire Rate: $12.782, plus PM/NOC/Week-end shift differentials
Closing Date:  Open
Positions Available:  AM/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:     Registered Nurse/Licensed Practical Nurses: 2 Full Time PM, 1 RN/NOC, 64 hours, Casuals, all shifts.

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Dietary Aide

Department:  Columbia County Health Care Center
Closing Date:  Open
Positions Available:   Part-time position at 60 hours per two week pay period.  Week-day  hours vary from 6:00 AM – 2:30 PM or 11:00 AM - 7:30 PM, working every other week-end.  Rate of pay is $10.967 per hour.   

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Environmental Services Aide

Department:  Columbia County Health Care Center
Closing Date:  Open
Positions Available:   Part-time position at 48 hours per two week pay period. Week-day hours are 8:00 – 4:30 PM, working every 4th to 5th week-end. Rate of pay is $11.833 per hour.

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