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Current Job Openings

Accounting Supervisor
Challenging full time county government position under the supervision of the County Comptroller. This managerial position works in the Accounting Office of the Highway & Transportation Department, which is located in Wyocena. The individual in this position performs a variety of accounting, auditing, state and county reporting, and financial management tasks and will work closely with the Highway Commissioner, the State, and other employees in that department. This position is an integral part of the management of the Comptroller’s Office, and has tasks assigned that are not Highway-related. A successful candidate will have a high level knowledge of accounting principles and concepts and will have proven managerial experience. Must also be motivated and capable of working on multi-tasks with defined time constraints. Education requirements: Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university with a major in accounting or finance, or must maintain active status in an accredited school seeking B.S. in accounting, AND minimum of three (3) years’ experience in accounting, preferably governmental. Columbia County uses Oracle/JDEdwards, knowledge of this computer software would be advantageous. Hire rate: 25.747 per hour. Obtain required application at www.co.columbia.wi.us submit by the deadline of August 26, 2018. AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER read more ...
Meal Site Manager
Columbia County Health & Human Services is looking for Meal Site Managers at MEAL SITE MANAGER: Columbia County Health & Human Services is looking for Meal Site Managers at the Lodi, Portage and Pardeeville 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. This position is flexible working days Monday- Friday late AM to early or mid-day PM. 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. Recruitment will remain open until a qualified candidate is selected. AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER 
HIGHWAY - Summer Seasonal
Applications are being accepted for full time summer employment with the Columbia County Highway & Transportation. This opportunity for Truck Drivers: Must have valid Wisconsin Drivers License with a required CDL Duties will be driving dump truck in support of construction operations throughout the county as. assigned include various tasks related to general maintenance of highways and equipment. Must be 18 years of age. Hire rate: $16.00 per hour truck driver.
For consideration applicants are required to submit a Columbia County application obtained from www.co.columbia.wi.us email: human.resource@co.columbia.wi.us
or fax to: 608-742-9802 or mail to: Columbia County Human Resources
P.O. Box 63 112 East Edgewater Street Portage, WI 53901
 
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: $12.00 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 
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 ...
Certified Nursing Assistant Positions
Department:  Columbia County Health Care Center
Hire Rate: $12.91, 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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Cook/Dietary Aide
Department:  Columbia County Health Care Center
Closing Date:  Open
Positions Available: Part-time position at Columbia Health Care Center, Wyocena. This is a 60 hour per pay period position. Position is eligible for all County benefits including insurance, retirement, vacation and holiday pay. Weekday hours vary from 6:00 a.m. – 7:30 p.m. and working every other weekend. Rate of pay for Dietary Aide is 11.077. Rate of pay for a cook is 12.91 per hour.
Application may be obtained through the county website: www.co.columbia.wi.us or pickup an application from Human Resources at 323 W. Monroe Street, Wyocena, WI. read more ...
Environmental Services Aide
Department:  Columbia County Health Care Center
Closing Date:  Open
Positions Available:   This is a 48 hour per pay period position, working every 4-5th weekend. Additional hours may be available.  Rate of pay is $11.951 per hour.    read more ...