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[Job Opportunities]

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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Engineering Aide
Status: Full-Time
Job Description:
This position, under general supervision, performs and assists with technical engineering work involving surveying, design, and inspection of all county roads and bridges. The Engineering Aide is responsible for assisting the Engineering and Maintenance Departments, but operates with less independence and is often in an assisting and learning mode. Duties to include, but are not limited to, performing engineering work in office; assisting in construction inspections and field surveys; conducting tests and assisting the Public Work Superintendent with various permits, inventory, and record-keeping. For complete job description, click on link below.
Salary Range: $18.95 to $24.01 per hour dependent upon qualifications.
Required Qualifications:
Minimum requirements for this position include a high school diploma or equivalent. Two-year degree in Civil Technology or equivalent and/or two years of experience in civil engineering operations or an equivalent combination or qualifying education and experience preferred but not required. See job description for further details regarding current MnDOT certifications that will be required to be obtained upon hire. Applicant must also possess a valid State of Minnesota Class D driver's license.

Position will be open until filled.

Click here for Engineering Aide job description

Deputy Auditor/Treasurer
Status: Full-Time
Job Description:
This position, under limited supervision, provides technical support to the County Auditor/Treasurer’s Office. Experience in governmental accounting, capital assets, elections, spreadsheets, payroll and legal descriptions are highly desirable. Must be able to attend additional training as required. For complete job description, click on link below.

Salary Range: $18.04 - $22.85 per hour
Required Qualifications:
Minimum requirements for this position include a high school diploma or equivalent. Two-year degree and five years’ experience or any equivalent combination of qualifying education and experience. Possession of a valid State of Minnesota driver’s license.
Apply By: November 26th, 2019

Click here for Deputy Auditor-Treasurer job description. 

Cottonwood County Application for Employment

Return Applications to:

Human Resources Office
900 Third Avenue, Room 13
Windom, MN  56101

Phone: 507-831-5669
Fax: 507-831-1183