Cottonwood County Application Information
To apply for a position in Cottonwood County please review the Job Postings listed on the left. Once you have determined an interest in an open position, you will need to complete the Cottonwood County Job Application. The link to the application is to the right. Once the application is complete you can submit your application and resume to the Human Resources Office using one of the following methods:
- Submitted via fax
- Hand delivered or mailed
- E-mailed (Note: If you choose this option, you will be submitting your application and/or resume via an unsecured method.)
Your application and resume will be reviewed once the application deadline has passed. If we have questions or would like to move forward to the next step, we will contact you.
Cottonwood County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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Solid Waste Technician
This position, under general supervision, performs various work activities in support of the County's Solid Waste Management Program. This individual will assist in the operation and overseeing of the landfill facility, including equipment, buildings and surrounding areas. See complete job description below.
Salary Range: $18.04 per hour or dependent on qualifications.
Minimum requirements for this position include a high school diploma or equivalent and six months of experience in solid waste operations or any equivalent combination of qualifying education and experience. Possession of a valid State Minnesota Class D driver's license. After hire, will be required to obtain MPCA landfill operator certification, MPCA household hazardous waste licensure, and MnDOT certification to transport household hazardous waste materials as well as the ability to obtain any other required licenses.
This position will remain open until filled.
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