Gratiot County Employment Opportunities

BUILDING OFFICIAL


Gratiot County is seeking a licensed building inspector/plan reviewer to direct the activities of the Permit’s Office. This individual will function as the County Building Official and Zoning Administrator. The salary begins at $42,753.00. For a full description please click here.

To apply, please submit the county application form, along with a cover letter (maximum of two pages) addressed to the County Administrator describing:


1.    Your experience as a building inspector/plan reviewer or building official, preferably in a municipal setting.

 2.    Your experience as a zoning administrator

 3.    Why you are interested in bringing your training and experience to serve the citizens of Gratiot County

 

Include three professional references able to comment on the training and experience you describe in your cover letter. Return all materials to hr@gratiotmi.com by 4:30 p.m. on July 14, 2017. Gratiot County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


 

Full Time Case Manager
Mid-Michigan Regional Sobriety Court
For information click here

 

  Financial Officer Friend of the Court

The Gratiot County Friend of the Court is seeking an experienced professional to perform and oversee prompt and accurate processing of payments, disbursement of funds, preparation of reports, auditing of files and more. The salary begins at $31,199. For a complete position description, click here.


To apply, please submit the county application form, along with a cover letter (maximum of two pages) addressed to the County Administrator describing:

1. the training and education that has prepared you to promptly and accurately process and oversee the financial processes of an organization.

2. your experience performing and overseeing a broad range of financial functions and processes. Describe the financial functions and specifically indicate your role.

3. why you are interested in bringing your training and experience to serve the citizens of Gratiot County.


Include three professional references able to comment on the training and experience you describe in your cover letter. Return all materials to hr@gratiotmi.com by 4:30 pm on June 28, 2017. Gratiot County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

Juvenile Probation Officer


Gratiot County is seeking an individual to maintain a juvenile caseload. This includes supervising progress on court ordered requirements; attending court hearings; conducting home, school and community based visits and administering drug testing.

The salary begins at $37,373.00 per year. For a complete position description, click here.

To apply, please submit the county application form along with a cover letter (maximum of two pages) addressed to the County Administrator describing:


1.    Training and education that has prepared you to work with youth.

2.    Experience working with a juvenile youth population.

3.    Why you are interested in bringing your expertise to serve the citizens of Gratiot County


Include three professional references able to comment on the training, experience and interest you describe in your cover letter.

Return all materials to hr@gratiotmi.com by 4:30 on June 23, 2017.

Gratiot County is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 

Custody and Parenting Time Conciliator


Gratiot County is seeking an individual to conduct conciliations/investigations on custody, parenting time and other issues related to the care of children. Prepares reports to the Court with recommendations that are based on the best interests of the children, confers with divorcing parties, provides court testimony, and recommends psychological and substance abuse evaluations.

 The salary begins at $35,936.00 per year. For a complete position description click here.

 To apply, please submit the county application form along with a cover letter (maximum of two pages) addressed to the County Administrator describing:

 1.    Training and experience in performing interviews and investigations, preparing written recommendations, and interfacing with clients to educate about processes and procedures.

 2.    Experience doing dispute resolutions and conciliations with families in crisis.

 3.    Why you are interested in bringing your expertise to serve the citizens of Gratiot 
                 County.

  Include three professional references able to comment on the training, experience and interest you describe in your cover letter.

 Return all materials to hr@gratiotmi.com by 4:30 p.m. on June 23, 2017

 Gratiot County is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 

 

 

Park Rangers Wanted

 Summer Employment

Park Ranger- $8.90/hour Provides for all safety, comfort and convenience of all park users.  Greets visitors, answers general park question.  Enforces park rules, assists park users with moving picnic tables and keeping pavilions and bathrooms clean, and performs light to medium maintenance duties. Operates power equipment- riding mowers, lawn mowers, trimmers, blowers, etc.   Position requires high school diploma or equivalent, valid Michigan Driver’s License, good mathematical skills and strong people skills. 

 

 

All applicants will be required to attend various training sessions before working.  

Gratiot County Parks operates two county parks within Gratiot County.  Reed County Park, 3181 E. Johnson Rd. North Star, MI and Hubscher County Park 8300 W. Washington Rd. Sumner, MI.  Both parks have sandy beaches with swimming areas, picnic pavilions, playgrounds and ball fields. 

 

 

Summer Work Season May 19 through September 4, 2017

 Apply to: Gratiot County Parks and Recreation, 214 East Center, Ithaca, MI 48847.  Applications and Job Descriptions are available at the Gratiot County website; www.gratiotmi.com or at the Parks and Recreation Office.  Questions, please call Parks and Recreation Director, Pete Little at 989-875-5278.


Under Michigan Law, applicants must request confidentiality.  Resumes of finalists will be subject to public disclosure.  EOE

 

 

 Introduction    How to Apply   Benefits     Application Form

 

INTRODUCTION

 Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities with Gratiot County Government. With approximately 140 employees, Gratiot County Government is one of the larger employer in the County. Opportunities for employment exist in law enforcement, criminal justice, clerical, administrative and other areas under the umbrella of county government.

 

Gratiot County positions offer an excellent, comprehensive benefit package and retirement plan. Gratiot County Government is an equal opportunity employer; and it is our policy and commitment to not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, age, color, national origin, height, weight, marital status, religion, disability, or veteran status in our employment policies in accordance with pertinent state and federal regulations.

We wish you success in your employment seeking efforts. 

 

HOW TO APPLY

What You Need to Know About Applying...

Applications are only accepted for open positions.

Apply directly to address listed with each posting.

Applications are not kept on file. Each open position must be applied for separately with a new application or resume. 

If deadline is given, applications/resumes must be in the designated office by close of business on the day of the deadline.

All applications are reviewed by the hiring department. The hiring department will decide which candidates to interview and will contact the applicant directly if selected for an interview.

 

GRATIOT COUNTY GOVERNMENT
BENEFIT SUMMARY FOR FULL-TIME
NON-UNION EMPLOYEES

 

Health: Choice of PPO plan or Opt-out. Employee pays portion over hard cap.

Dental/Optical: Up to $500 annual reimbursement for expenses

Term Life: $20,000, 100% County paid

Disability: Long-term, 100% County paid, 60% benefit, 90 day waiting period

Personal Time Off: 2 days per month
Maximum Accumulation: 90 days
Maximum Payout: 60 days

Paid Holidays: 12.5 days per year

Retirement: Defined Contribution Plan, up to 5% County contribution
Vesting: 5 years

Deferred Compensation: Optional Participation. No County contribution.

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