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


Jobs

Economic Development Coordinator

Murray County is accepting applications for a regular part-time Economic Development Coordinator. Normal work hours are 30 hours per week.

Position open until filled, first review of applications will be November 3, 2020. Applicants must complete a county application.

Duties include: This purpose of this position is to manage economic development activities throughout Murray County, which include promoting the County as a good place to do business, serving as a resource for businesses looking to start, expand or relocate to Murray County and managing the Murray County Economic Development Authority.

Minimum Qualifications: High School Diploma/GED, an associate’s degree and two years’ experience, or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge and abilities for this position. Valid driver’s License.

Requirements: Ability to read, analyze and interpret private and public financial reports, state and federal statutes and regulations, and legal documents; self-motivated and performance of various tasks independently; ability to work with others in a consulting capacity, and the ability to maintain effective working relationships with other employees, civic and community groups, public and private organizations, and public; must have effective communications, be able to interact to negotiate important agreements or elicit desired behaviors; and/or the ability to engender trust of diverse audiences; must be able to formulate strategic direction; must be able to solve very complex technical or strategic problems and can apply new approaches or alternatives.

For detailed listing of duties and qualifications see job description.

Salary: $22.22 – $28.88 per hour

Contact: Murray County Human Resources Office, Phone: 507-836-1149. Position open until filled, first review of applications will be November 3, 2020.

 Posted: October 14, 2020

Assessor Intern 

Murray County is accepting applications for a temporary Assessor Intern. Weekly work hours will vary with an average of up to 40 hours per week, up to a total of up 1000 hours.

Position open until filled, first review of applications will be October 20, 2020.  Applicants must complete a county application. 

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

Contact: Murray County Human Resource Office, position open until filled, first review of applications will be October 20, 2020. 

Phone: 507-836-1149

Posted: September 25, 2020

Highway Maintenance Worker – Highway Department 

Murray County is taking applications for a full-time Highway Maintenance Worker. Hours are typically Monday thru Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. except when assigned to the 4-day, 10-hour work schedule (normally May-October) but may vary depending on department needs.

Position open until filled, first review of applications will be October 6, 2020. Applicants must complete a county application.      

Duties include: This position is responsible for the operation of heavy motorized equipment, including graders, dozers, front-end loaders and various other equipment used for the maintenance of county roads, bridges and right of ways. This position is responsible for keeping roadways in safe driving conditions and responding to emergency events such as natural disasters.

Qualifications: Minimum of a High School diploma/GED and 4 years of experience driving heavy equipment that includes tandem gravel trucks and/or operate a motor grader. Must possess and maintain a Class A CDL and a healthy driving record. Must have a 30-minute response time from home to work.

Requirements: Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals, while able to perform intermediate troubleshooting or analysis of problems; Ability to communicate effectively to work team, with occasional incidental public interaction; Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals; This position is subject to random drug and alcohol testing as required for a class A Commercial Driver’s license; Ability to respond to emergency events that include severe weather, storms, flooding and blocked roads; Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs; Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations; Ability to establish and maintain strong working relationships with others.

For detailed listing of duties and qualifications see job description.

Salary Range: $20.96 – $27.25 per hour

Contact: Murray County Human Resources Office. Phone: 507-836-1149 Position open until filled, first review of applications will be October 6, 2020.     

Posted: September 15, 2020

 


 


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