County Banner Image
Commissioners and Citizen Advisory BoardsServices and ProgramsCounty Departments, Courts and Services ListCounty Directories and Services A to ZCounty Jobs
Community Calendars Public Notices County Home Page Find Us On FaceBook

CURRENT OPENINGS Subscribe to the RSS feedRSS

February 28, 2015
The most recent listing of open positions available within the County are updated each Sunday.

  • Apply separately for each listed position as indicated.
  • Please do not send your resume via E-mail.
  • Criminal background checks are required for all positions.
  • Credit background checks may be required for certain positions.

District Court
Salary Range (K06): $15.61 - $21.07/hr
Part-time, 40 hrs per PP. Mon-Fri, 8 hours a day bi-weekly
Posting: #030-15
Date Posted: 02/22/2015
Deadline (must be received by): 02/28/2015

No Benefits
Responsibilities and Qualifications:
Record official court proceedings using audio, video, or digital recording equipment, testing and adjusting said equipment for clarity and accuracy. Prepare and certify Court transcripts for future court proceedings as requested by Circuit court and other appropriate parties. Preserve and maintain all recorder logs, tapes, and all official documents for 7 years. Maintain smooth functioning of courtroom by managing files, preparing cases for pre-trial, render procedural guidance to court participants, screen incoming calls, and ensure presence of parties. Create a variety of forms, reports, letters, etc., from transcribed sources, using automated programs to maximize efficiency. Prepare felony cases to be bound over to the Circuit Court for trial. Serve as Bench Clerk/Bailiff in their absence, and assist Judge with paperwork, ensuring proper courtroom atmosphere.

High school diploma or GED Certificate, with three to five years experience in law firm or court setting required. Essential knowledge includes proper recording and transcription techniques, general knowledge of the legal system, legal and medical terminology and procedures, and general office practices. Knowledge of District Court case management system preferred. Must have strong written verbal communication skills and basic computer skills including experience with word processing, spreadsheets, and database data entry and retrieval, with word processing of 70 wpm. Must obtain Certified Electronic Recorder Certificate within 6 months of hire.

Click Here to Submit Resume Online

Send Resume to:
Tina Keifer
150 E. Crosstown Parkway
Kalamazoo, MI 49001

HCS Health Promotion & Disease Prevention
Part-time 2 days per week/16 hours
Posting: #004-15
Date Posted: 01/04/2015
Deadline: Until filled

Provide dental care for the patients of Kalamazoo County Dental Clinic to ensure that County residents, who cannot afford services, are uninsured, or who have Medicaid access to regular dental care. Principle accountabilities include diagnose and services, treat dental/oral conditions, record patient dental encounters, educate individuals on the nature of oral health and related conditions, and provide consultation to the division manager and assist with updates to dental program protocols, policies and procedures.

D.D.S. or D.M.D from a CODA accredited institution, Michigan Dental License with DEA License. Current CPR training and liability insurance. Experience in general dentistry and with hard-to-serve, behaviorally challenged patients preferred. Strong written and verbal communication skills with basic computer skills strongly preferred.

Click Here to Submit Resume Online

Send Resume to:
HCS Employment Coordinator
3299 Gull Road
P.O. Box 42
Kalamazoo, MI 49048

Enterprise Specialist/Analyst
Information Systems
Salary Range: $23.28-$31.44
Monday-Friday 8a.m. - 5p.m.
Posting: #105-14
Date Posted: 11/30/2014
Date Re-Posted: 12/14/2014
Deadline: Until filled

Network administration and management functions providing complex, planning, design, implementation and maintenance of the County's enterprise network and telecommunication systems and Tier II technical support for Help Desk escalation process in order to provide a comprehensive, reliable, secure technology platform that supports technology systems which meet departmental, County, State and Federal requirements and needs, maximizes end user productivity and meets essential business functions.

Bachelor's degree in computer science or related field with a minimum of two to three years related experience; or any comparable combination of education, training and experience. Knowledge of current technology and advanced experience in a TCP/IP based LAN/WAN Enterprise network and telecommunication systems environment. Experience with Microsoft workstation and server OS, Active Directory, Exchange, Novell ZCM, Cisco, Citrix, IBM AS/400-i5, SQL, Virtual Servers and SAN technologies preferred. Demonstrated interpersonal/communications and project leadership skills.

Click Here to Submit Resume Online

HCS Maternal & Child Health
Salary Range: (K08) $19.96 - $26.95/hr.
Full-time, M-F occasional evenings/weekends
Posting: #023-15
Date Posted: 02/08/2015
Deadline: Until filled

Responsible for providing comprehensive community health nursing services to women and their families eligible for the Nurse Family Partnership program in order to promote health pregnancies, normal growth and development of the child, and achievemnt of family self-sufficiency. The nurse provides education, support and referrals to assist women and their families in attaining their targeted goals.

Current Michigan Registered Nurse license with two years experience in maternal/child health, public health, home visiting or mental health/behavioral health nursing preferred. Bachelor's of Nursing (BSN) required. Excellent written and verbal communication skills required. Valid Driver's license and transportation required. Must be able to work a flexible schedule to include some early evenings, depending on program participant needs.

Click Here to Submit Resume Online

HCS Maternal & Child Health
Salary Range (K07): $17.28 - $23.33/hr
Part-time, 20 hrs/wk. Wed(4), Thurs (8), Fri (8)
Posting: #029-15
Date Posted: 02/15/2015
Deadline (must be received by): 03/02/2015

Determine eligibility for WIC program benefits by assessing medical/nutritional risk of pregnant/breastfeeding/postpartum women, infants and children. Determine appropriate food packages; counsel regarding feeding problems and formula concerns. Collaborate with community agencies regarding referrals and outreach activities. Participate in annual reporting and chart review activities.

Bachelors degree in Dietetics, Foods, Nutrition or Home Economics required; completion of approved internship and State RD exam preferred. Public Health experience is strongly desired. Knowledge of community resources, basic computer skills and good organization skills are required. Good communication skills, both written and oral required; bilingual language skills strongly preferred. Must have reliable transportation. At least two years experience working with economically disadvantaged families preferred.

Click Here to Submit Resume Online

Send Resume to:
Employment Coordinator
3299 Gull Road
Kalamazoo MI 49048

Parks & Fairgrounds
Starting Salary (S14a): $14.56/hr.
Full-time Non-traditional schedule Days/Weekends/Holidays
Posting: #028-15
Date Posted: 02/15/2015
Deadline: Until filled

Operate County parks on a daily basis within guidelines to ensure a clean, safe, well-maintained facility for park guests. Serve as guest service contact for general public. Collect fees, prepare reports and records. Must work outdoors in all kinds of weather and requires physical effort for maintenance operations. Must work non-traditional hours, weekends and holidays. Supervise seasonal staff, perform maintenance, repairs, landscaping, grounds keeping and other assigned maintenance duties.

Four year degree in Park Management or related field, or four years progressively responsible experience in park operations; or any comparable combination of experience, education or training. Valid Michigan driver's license and good driving record. No felony convictions. Must be able to drive vehicles with standard transmission and operate equipment with hand and/or foot controls. Driving, drug and criminal background checks will be completed. Post offer physical required.

Click Here to Submit Resume Online

Send Resume to:
Daniel Ward
Kalamazoo County Parks Department
2900 Lake Street
Kalamazoo MI 49048

Circuit Court-Juvenile Home
Salary Range: (K10) $23.92-$32.28/hr.
Full-time, M-F 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Posting: #007-15
Date Posted: 01/11/2015
Date Re-Posted: 03/01/2015
Deadline (must be received by): 03/23/2015

Develop and coordinate all psychological/mental health services, conduct and interpret psychological tests and file reports to the Court. Coordinate Courts' use of all community mental health services, maintaining confidentiality. Develop and implement behavioral observation and assessment techniques for judging and recording delinquent behavior and techniques for social/family assessment, suicide assessment and family training sessions. Cordinate, administer and supervise all psychological and mental health services. Participate in screenings and selecting of unit staff and evaluate job performance. Train and educate facility/court staff as to psycho-social clinical needs of court wards. This is not all inclusive of responsibilities.

Master's degree in Psychology required with a minimum of two years related experience. Doctorate preferred. Must be a Limited License Psychologist or a fully licensed Clinical Psychologist. Skills required include written and verbal communication, highly developed interpersonal communication with adults and juveniles and effective motivational skills. Should possess knowledge in statistics, community resources, various counseling techniques, Juvenile Justice system, court system, sex offenders, adolescent disorders, abuse and neglect, incestuous families and family functioning. Must be able to perform statistical computations. This position is on call 24 hours/7 days per week.

Click Here to Submit Resume Online

Send Resume to:
Stephanie Slawson
1424 Gull Road
Kalamazoo, MI 49048

Kalamazoo County Parks Department
Posting: #114-14
Date Posted: 12/21/2014
Deadline: Until filled

Collect entrance fees and provide general park information to the public. Perform light maintenance duties such as mowing, trimming, lifting 70+lbs painting, cleaning restrooms, and picking up garbage. Demonstrate good attention to detail when handling cash. Variable hours evenings, weekends and holidays will be required.

Must be proficient in math, able to communicate with park guests, and work as team player. Must be able to operate Park vehicles with standard transmission which may include tractors and/or commercial mowers. Some positions may have grounds/maintenance focus. Previous related experience would be a plus. Must be 18+ yrs. of age, and possess valid Michigan Drivers license. High School diploma or GED is required. Drug testing is a requirement of this position.

Click Here to Submit Resume Online

Send Resume to:
Lisa Conley
Kalamazoo County Parks Department
2900 Lake Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49048

Kalamazoo MI 49048
2900 Lake Street
Kalamazoo MI 49048


Linked Facebook Icon Facebook    RSS

Commissioners/Boards | Services/Programs | Departments/Courts
Directories | Employment | Community Calendars | About Us | Email Us | Links
County Home

Copyright and Disclaimer 1995 - 2015, County of Kalamazoo©

County Logo