MURRAY COUNTY JOB OPPORTUNITIES


Weed Sprayer – Highway Department

Murray County is taking applications for temporary Weed Sprayers. Hours are Monday thru Friday and will vary by weather conditions.

To obtain an application and a detailed job description, contact Murray County Coordinator’s Office at 507-836-1149 or click the links below. Application deadline is April 12, 2017.

Duties include:

  • Schedule spray duties
  • Mix chemicals
  • Perform spraying
  • Document spraying

Qualifications: Candidate must have a valid driver’s license. High School diploma/ (GED). Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedures manuals. Perform basic mathematical computations and interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written or oral form. Ability to work independently and under varying weather conditions.

Salary: $15.61 per hour

Contact: Murray County Coordinator’s Office. Application deadline is April 12, 2017.


Seasonal Sign Maintenance Technician – Highway Department

Murray County is accepting applications for a seasonal Sign Technician. Weekly work hours will vary with an average week of up to 40 hours per week, starting approximately May with completion on or near September.

To obtain an application and a detailed job description, contact Murray County Coordinator’s Office at 507-836-1149 or click the links below.   Application Deadline is April 12, 2017.

Duties include:

  • Assist putting signs and posts up, working outdoors.
  • Help load signs and posts into sign truck.
  • Operate sign truck and post pounder.
  • Assist in duties at highway department, clean shop, wash vehicles, etc.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications: Candidate must have a valid driver’s license. High School Diploma/ GED. One or more years of post secondary education in Engineering/Surveying preferred. Ability to read and interpret documents such as construction plans, safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Perform basic mathematical computations and to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written or oral form. Must be able to work independently.

Salary: $10.77 – $11.57 per hour

Contact: Murray County Coordinator’s Office. Application deadline is April 12, 2017.


Seasonal Parks Maintenance Worker – Parks Department

Murray County is accepting applications for seasonal Parks Maintenance Workers. Weekly work hours will vary with an average week of up to 35 hours per week, starting approximately May with completion on or near September.

To obtain an application and a detailed job description, contact Murray County Coordinator’s Office at 507-836-1149 or click the links below.  Application deadline is March 29, 2017.

Duties include but not limited to:

  • Participates in cleaning and maintaining park areas and buildings.
  • Performs unskilled duties in the construction, maintenance, and repair of park equipment and structure.
  • Mows and trims grass, weeds, and trees.
  • Cleans all shelters, toilets, trash containers, picnic tables, and grills.
  • Assists in cleaning and maintenance at the fairgrounds and set up for events.

Qualifications: Must be able to work independently as well as in a team environment. Requires knowledge of general maintenance and a valid driver’s license. Related experience or training is preferred.

For detailed listing of duties and qualifications see job description.

Salary Range: $9.69 – $10.49 per hour

Contact: Murray County Coordinator’s Office. Application deadline is March 29, 2017.

 


Museum Assistant – End-O-Line Railroad Park and Museum – Historic Museum & Dinehart/Holt House

Murray County is accepting applications for seasonal Museum Assistants. Weekly work hours will vary with an average of up to 40 hours per week. Work on weekends and holidays will be required.

To obtain an application and a detailed job description, contact Murray County Coordinator’s Office at 507-836-1149 or click the links below.  Application deadline is March 29, 2017.

Duties include but not limited to:

  • Conduct educational guided tours to the visitors about End-O-Line Park and Murray Counties history.
  • Maintain the upkeep of the park buildings, grounds, and displays on a daily basis.
  • Accurate record keeping and providing first rate customer service within the Visitors Center.

Qualifications: Requires the ability to learn and relay history and information on tourist attractions in the area. Must have good interpersonal skills and the ability to speak publicly to all age groups. Basic mathematical skills necessary. Must be able to work on weekends and holidays as required. Valid driver’s license required.

For detailed listing of duties and qualifications see job description.

Salary Range: $9.69 – $10.49 per hour

Contact: Murray County Coordinator’s Office. Application deadline is March 29, 2017.

 


General Application Process

Notice to all applicants: ALL employment applications must submitted using the Murray County Application available on this page. Resumes may be attached to that application, but resumes will ONLY be accepted if accompanied by the Murray County Employment Application. Please be sure to print your completed application, and sign and date it BEFORE submitting.

General Application Process

To apply for any open position with Murray County, please follow these steps.

  • Download the Murray County Employment Application
  • Click here for a General Job Application
  • Print the Application
  • Submit your application

By Mail:
Murray County Coordinator’s Office
PO Box 57
Slayton, MN 56172

Walk-in:
Murray County Coordinator’s Office
2848 Broadway Avenue (Courts Building)
Slayton, MN 56172

Application Notes

Murray County Employment Applications are accepted for Open Positions ONLY.  Please check our position listings for the latest updates to our open positions.

Murray County is an Equal Opportunity Employer