|Social Worker - Aging & Disability Resource Center ("ADRC")|
Columbia County Health & Human Services is recruiting for a Social Worker in the Aging and Disability Resource Center Adult Protective Services program. Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work from an accredited Social Work Degree Program. Must be certified/licensed under Wis. Stats. §457 or eligible to obtain certification/licensure within 6 months of hire. Position involves investigating reports of abuse, neglect, financial exploitation, providing person-centered interventions, coordination of services, assisting with the guardianship process including preparing court and annual protective services reviews. Requires possession of valid Wisconsin Driver’s License and personal transportation. Starting wage: $24.648 per hour. All applicants are required to complete a Columbia County application obtained from the website: www.co.columbia.wi.us Position will remain open until filled. An Equal Opportunity read more ...
|WIC Program Director|
This is a full time supervisory position under the general direction of the Columbia County Health Officer. The employee in this position plans, organizes, administers and coordinates the WIC (Women, Infant and Children) Program. The primary tasks of this position are to promote and maintain the health and well-being of nutritionally at-risk pregnant, breastfeeding and postpartum women, infants and children. Qualifications: Registered Dietitian, [registered with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR)] AND Certified Dietitian, (certified with the State of Wisconsin through the Department of Safety and Professional Services) or is registration eligible upon hiring and within six (6) months passes the Commission on Dietetic Registration’s Examination AND Obtains certification with the State of Wisconsin. Must maintain RD status through completion of the professional development portfolio by obtaining at least 75 hours and CDR approved and appropriate continuing professional education every five years. Certification as a Certified Lactation Specialist (CLS) or Certified Lactation Educator (CLE) and maintain either credential OR complete either CLS or CLE certification within one (1) year of hire.
Hire Rate: $26.526 - $28.171 per hour based on experience. Required Columbia County application and job description can be obtained from the County website www.co.columbia.wi.us Position will remain open until filled. AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER read more ...
|Public Health Nurse Supervisor|
Columbia County Health and Human Services is seeking a Nurse Supervisor. This is a full-time position 40 hours per week. Salary Range: $26.526-$28.045/hour. This position coordinates, supervises and evaluates general public health nursing service programs and is responsible for protecting and improving the health of the community through education, promotion of healthy lifestyles, reduction of infant and child mortality, elimination/reduction of communicable disease, implementation of emergency preparedness protocols and use of proven, evidence-based data to guide health and wellness programs. This position assumes the general responsibilities of the Public Health Officer in his/her absence. Requirements: Candidates must have a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing and be licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of Wisconsin. 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 ...
|Highway Maintenance Worker/Highway Patrolman|
Columbia County Highway & Transportation is recruiting for Patrolman. Full time position, 40 hours per week. Requirements: High School Diploma or equivalent + 2 years’ experience/training in some type of construction field. Must have valid WI Driver's License, and a Class A Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) with an N endorsement (Tanker) OR must obtain within six (6) months of hire date. $20.891 to $22.079 per hour depending on qualifications. Position will remain open until filled. Interested applicants will need to submit the required County application obtained from www.co.columbia.wi.us for consideration. Please complete and submit to Columbia County Human Resources by email, fax or mail. AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER read more ...
|Public Health Nurse|
Full time position, 37.5 hrs/wk, Monday thru Friday with Columbia County Health and Human Services. Candidates must have a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing and be licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of Wisconsin. Salary range: $24.648 - $26.060 per hour plus fringe benefits. Application deadline will remain open until filled. All applicants must complete the County application for consideration. Obtain required application from website: www.co.columbia.wi.us
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|Deputy Medical Examiner|
Application Deadline: Position will remain open until filled Compensation: Per Diem rates
· On Call: $5.00/hour
· Phone Investigation: $20.00/call
· Cremation Investigation: $40.00/call
· Scene Response: $80.00/call
· Holiday On Call: $10.00/hour
· Holiday Scene Investigation: $160.00/call
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE & ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:
Columbia County is establishing an eligibility list to fill vacancies for Deputy Medical Examiners. Deputy Medical Examiners are used to fill vacancies in the scheduled rotation, holiday or weekend vacancies, open shifts due to time off and for responding to simultaneous calls for service.
Any combination of training and experience equivalent to an Associate Degree in Police Science or a related field such as: forensic science, medicine or nursing, crime scene investigation, anthropology, medicolegal death investigation, biology, anatomy, pharmacology, funeral sciences and two years’ experience either performing criminal or civil investigations, including the writing of investigative reports.
Must possess a valid motor vehicle operator's license and be willing to work flexible hours, nights, holidays and weekends. Selection process includes oral interview and background investigation. All applicants are required to complete a Columbia County employment application, which can be obtained at www.co.columbia.wi.us and returned by fax: 608-742-9802, mail: Columbia County Human Resources, 112 E. Edgewater St., PO Box 63, Portage, WI, or Email: Human.Resources@co.columbia.wi.us . AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER read more ...
|Limited Term Employees - Summer 2021 - Highway & Transportation |
Applications are being accepted for full time summer employment with Columbia County Highway & Transportation. This opportunity is open for the following positions:
· Truck Driver (3 positions): CDL required, driving dump truck in support of construction operations throughout the county.
Duties as assigned include various tasks related to general maintenance of highways and equipment as stated above. Must have valid Wisconsin Drivers License. Must be 18 years of age. Hire rate: $16.00 per hour
For consideration applicants are required to submit a Columbia County application obtained from www.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
|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
|ADRC Driver part time |
Part-time position with Columbia County Health & Human Services. The Aging & Disability Resource Center is hiring drivers interested in a rewarding way to serve the community to transport senior citizens and individuals with disabilities 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: $15.00 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