Job Opportunities

Cottonwood County Application Information

To apply for a position in Cottonwood County please review the Job Postings listed below. 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 below. 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. (Resumes without an application will not be accepted.)

Cottonwood County Application for Employment

Cottonwood County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Current Open Positions

Heavy Equipment Operator - 2024 salary range is $21.01 - $29.19/hour dependent upon qualifications.  Current opening is in Westbrook.   Position will be open until filled.  Please click here for a copy of the job description.  

Deputy Sheriff - 2024 salary range is $29.36 - $39.39/hour dependent upon qualifications.  Position is open until filled.     
Please click here for a copy of the job description.  

HLWD District Coordinator This is not a position through Cottonwood County but a portion of the Heron Lake Watershed District is in Cottonwood County.  Please click here for the job posting and job description.  

Return Applications to:
Human Resources Office
900 Third Avenue, Room 13
Windom, MN  56101

Phone: 507-831-5669
Fax: 507-831-1183
Email: co-hr@co.cottonwood.mn.us