HUMAN RESOURCES DIRECTOR: Ronda Radke
Phone: 507-836-1149
Fax: 507-836-6155
Address: PO Box 57, Slayton, MN  56172-0057


Jobs

Regular Part-Time and Intermittent Deputy Sheriff

Murray County is taking applications for a regular part-time Deputy Sheriff and a intermittent Deputy Sheriff.  Hours are a combination of days, nights, weekends, and holidays.

Position open until filled.

Duties include: The purpose of this position is to protect life and property in Murray County and to enforce City Ordinances, County, State and Federal Laws. Duties include but are not limited to investigating criminal activity; interviewing victims, interrogating suspects; writing reports; responding to accidents; civil process; prisoner transport; evidence collection; serving warrants; executing of court orders; responding to law enforcement related calls and assist the County Sheriff.

Qualifications: Minimum of a High School diploma/GED and two-year degree in law enforcement or related field.

Requirements:

  • Must be licensed by the Minnesota Peace Officers Standards and Training Board and attend at least 48 hours continuing education every three years;
  • Valid MN Driver’s License;
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations;
  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals;
  • Ability to use leadership skills, to verbalize orders/commands so that the public and staff understand exactly what is being said and expected;
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals;
  • Must have received Bureau of Criminal Apprehension CJIS certification within one year of date of hire.

 Salary Range: $24.96 – $32.45 per hour


Seasonal Assessor Intern

Murray County is taking applications for a seasonal Assessor Intern. Weekly work hours will vary with an average of up to 40 hours per week, but a total of 500 hours.

Position open until filled. First review of applications will be April 7, 2020.

Duties include:

  • Enter data from field cards into the CAMA system.
  • Copying field cards
  • Scan documents onto the shared drive.
  • Input property sketches into the APEX System.

Qualifications: Minimum of a High School Diploma/GED, must have knowledge and experience with computers. Valid MN Driver’s License. Knowledge of Microsoft Office and basic mathematical skills necessary.

Salary: $13.00 per hour


Seasonal Museum Assistants

Murray County is taking applications for seasonal Museum Assistants. Weekly work hours will vary with an average of up to 35 hours per week. Work on weekends and holidays will be required.

Position open until filled. First review of applications will be April 7, 2020.

Duties include:

  • Conduct educational guided tours to the visitors about End-O-Line Park and Murray Counties history.
  • Assist with events at the museums.
  • Maintain the upkeep of the park buildings, grounds, restrooms.
  • Assist with gift shop inventory, use of cash register and credit card machine.

Qualifications: Requires the ability to learn and relay history 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 MN driver’s license required.

Salary: $13.00 per hour


Seasonal Parks Maintenance Workers

Murray County is taking applications for seasonal Parks Maintenance Workers. 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.

Position open until filled. First review of applications will be April 7, 2020.

Duties include:

  • Grounds Maintenance including mowing, trimming grass, trees and performing yard work.
  • Assist in events, cleaning and maintaining Fairgrounds.
  • Performs general maintenance on small equipment including mowers and weed eaters.
  • Inspects and cleans all shelters, toilets, trash containers, picnic tables, grills and other equipment and structures in the County park system.

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

Salary: $13.00 per hour


Seasonal Surveying Technician

Murray County is taking applications for a seasonal Surveying Technician. Hours are Monday through Friday and will vary with an average week of up to 40 hours.

Position open until filled. First review of applications will be April 7, 2020.

Duties include:

  • Assist with construction surveys using equipment such as level, transit, total station, data collector or GPS.
  • Assist with preliminary construction surveys for future projects.
  • Assist with inspection of construction projects.
  • Assists with materials on aggregate samples, paperwork and filing construction documents.
  • Placing stakes and collecting weigh tickets

Qualifications: Minimum of a High School diploma/GED, preference will be given to those that are or will be attending post-secondary education in Engineering/Surveying. Or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience which provides the requisite knowledge and abilities for this position. Valid Minnesota Driver’s license.

Salary: $15.00 per hour


General Application Process

Notice to all applicants: ALL employment applications must be 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.

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

  • GENERAL APPLICATION
  • Download the Murray County Employment Application specific to the job you are applying for
  • Print the Application
  • Submit your application by email, mail or walk-in.

Phone:  507-836-1149

By Email:  rradke@co.murray.mn.us

By Mail:
Murray County Administrative Office
PO Box 57
Slayton, MN 56172

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

Fax: 507-836-6155

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