Employment Opportunities


EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY – HEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATOR (FULL TIME) – 1 POSITION
- Closing Date: Open Until Filled.
- Salary: $14.00-18.00 per hour DOEQ
-Drivers License Class: A – Combined Vehicle > 26,000 GCWR & TRL 1 > 10,000 GVWR and Class 1
- General Information: Applicants must be a minimum of 18 years of age. Must possess high school diploma or GED. Successful candidates must submit to a complete background investigation. Will work full time hours, with occasional nights and weekends. May operate construction equipment such as skid steer, loader, back hoe, scraper, excavator, etc. Experience operating heavy equipment is preferred, but not necessary. Seasonal overtime may be required. Must have a clean driving record.
-Benefits: Health Insurance, Vision, Life Insurance, Retirement, Sick leave, Vacation leave, Holidays
- How to Apply: Applicants are encouraged to use SDWORKS or contact the Madison Job Service Office to complete the application process.
- Additional Information or Questions: Please contact Shelli Gust at 605-256-7630.


In addition to being posted on this website, job announcements are also posted with the Madison Job Service Office. Applicants are encouraged to use SDWORKS or contact the Madison Job Service Office to complete the application process.

Notice: Any posted position may be closed or extended at any particular time during the application period, at the discretion of Lake County.

Lake County is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against applicants or employees on the basis of race, religion, creed, color, national origin, sex, age, mental or physical disability, political affiliation, affectional preference, marital or veteran status or on any other basis prohibited by law.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How can I learn more about a specific open position?

    For questions about positions with Lake County, please contact Shelli Gust, Human Resource Specialist, at 605-256-7630. Job announcements are also available on the SDWORKS website.

  • How many positions may I apply for at one time?

    You may apply for any open positions, but each position that you are applying for must be clearly indicated on the application.

  • What types of benefits are offered?

    Full-time positions include a generous benefits package including: SD Retirement System; Health Insurance; Vision Insurance; Life Insurance; Vacation Leave; Sick Leave; and Holiday Leave.

  • Can I send my resume to the Lake County Human Resource Specialist for future open positions?

    Lake County will not accept resumes or any other type of employment-interest documents from individuals who seek County employment when there is no current open announcement. Please do not submit an application or resume for a position that is not open for recruitment.

  • How does the County recruit and fill open positions?

    The County has several methods of recruiting qualified applicants to fill open positions within the County. These include promotion from within, transfer from within, open announcement and advertisement, or at the discretion of the Commission, an open position may be filled with no advertising.

Staff

Shelli Gust

Human Resources Specialist Send an Email

Contact Information

Main Office

Address:
Lake County Human Resource Specialist
200 E Center St
Madison SD 57042

Phone:
605-256-7630
Fax:
605-256-7632

Announcements

Drop Box for Tax Payments
Wednesday, February 14, 2018

The Treasurer's Office now has a drop box for property tax payments ONLY located between the double doors of the north entrance to the courthouse. Payments must include the payment coupon or parcel number with each payment and be in the exact amount only (all others will be returned). If you would like a receipt, please include a self-addressed stamped envelope. Payments dropped off after 4:30 p.m., M-F will be credited the following business day.

February - License Plate Renewal C/D/E
Thursday, February 1, 2018

Vehicle License plate renewal for vehicle owners with the FIRST letter in their LAST NAME that beings with C or D or E.

NOTICE TO BIDDERS
Wednesday, January 31, 2018

2018 Highway Department Annual Bid Letting - To view the notice, please click here.

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