Ottawa County is Hiring!

Ottawa County Job Application (PDF)

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General Laborer/Mechanic Assistant/Motor Grader Operator 

Ottawa County Road & Bridge Dept. is seeking a General Laborer, Mechanic Assistant, and Motor Grader Operator. Applications may be picked up at the office at 307 N. Concord, Minneapolis, KS. Hiring wage has been increased and applications will be accepted until position is filled. EOE

Corrections Officer

Ottawa County Sheriff's Office is seeking a CORRECTIONS OFFICER for immediate openings. Must be 21 years of age, high school diploma or GED. No FELONY convictions, No serious misdemeanors or domestic violence offenses. Must be able to work 12 hour shifts, weekends, and holidays. Applications can be picked up at the Ottawa County Sheriffs office at 312 N Ottawa, Minneapolis, KS, or click on the link. To call for assistance 785-392-2157. EOE

Ottawa County Kansas HR Coordinator

Ottawa County is looking for an HR Coordinator with a suitable 4-year degree or 4 years of experience in the field, who will provide human resource services and support to county government departments and employees. The coordinator will be responsible for performing a variety of HR functions, including recruitment, onboarding, employee relations, training and development, benefits administration, and recordkeeping. Grant writing is a plus. Part-time or Full-time negotiable. Possible health insurance and KPERS. Apply in Clerk’s Office or at Ottawa County is an EOE.