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October 20, 2014
The most recent listing of open positions available within the County are updated each Sunday.

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COLLECTION OFFICER
Circuit Court Family Division
Starting Salary: (K07) $16.94/hr
Posting: #088-14
Date Posted: 10/19/2014
Deadline (must be received by): 10/24/2014
 

Responsibilities and Qualifications:

Enforce compliance of monetary sanctions ordered by the court. Determine course(s) of action to best facilitate payment of court amounts due. Approve or deny payment plans and wage assignments. Determine course of action before show cause hearings. Monitor and process payments for DHS placements. Compile statistics and other data for court administration and DHS.

Bachelor's degree in business, public administration or criminal justic or four years demonstrated experience in marketing, financial collections or criminal justice. Knowledge of collections and proficient use with computers. Excellent writing and oral communication skills. Excellent problmen solving skills. Leadership and organizational qualities. Effective interview techniques. Reliable transportation required, valid Michigan driver's license preferred.

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Patty Machnik
Circuit Court Friend of the Court
201 West Kalamazoo Avenue
Kalamazoo MI 49007




HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE ASSISTANT
HCS Environmental Health
Salary Range: (K02) $11.09 - $12.20/hr
Temporary, on-call position, Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Fridays, no benefits
Posting: #080-14
Date Posted: 09/28/2014
Deadline: Until filled
 

Responsibilities and Qualifications:
Collect, sort and process a wide variety of hazardous materials at the Household Hazardous Waste Center. Identify hazardous chemicals using the prinicples of organic and inorganic chemistry. Assist in the management of electronics, batteries, cell phones, ink and other waste streams. Pack materials according to contractor specifications. Provide quality customer service and environmental education on the proper handling and disposal of household hazardous waste. Heavy lifiting of at least 50 pounds on a daily basis and exposure to extreme temperature changes should be expected. This is an on call position for Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays.

Associates degree in environmental studies, chemistry, biology or hazardous waste management is required, bachelor's degree preferred, with 2-3 years customer service experience and experience in the environmental field or any comparable combination of training, experience and education. Organizational, communication and computer skills are strongly desired. Must be able to work effectively in a team environment.

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HCS Employment Coordinator
3299 Gull Road
P.O. Box 42
Kalamazoo MI 49048




LEGAL ASSISTANT I MAC
Prosecuting Attorney
Salary Range: (K03) $11.75 - $15.86/hr
Full-time, M-F 8a 5p
Posting: #091-14
Date Posted: 10/19/2014
Deadline (must be received by): 10/24/2014
 

Responsibilities and Qualifications:

Act as initial representative of the Prosecuting Attorney's Office by greeting all walk-in citizens, law enforcement and court related personnel. Screen all incoming mail and telephone calls, which may include citizen complaints and inquiries. Explain office policy and procedure and refer the individual, if necessary, to the appropriate legal, judicial, county or law enforcement agency.

High school diploma or GED. Previous multi-line telephone/receptionist experience. One-two years experience in a law office or previous experience working in the criminal justice system. Ability to be patient, understanding and emphathetic when assisting traumatized, frustrated and/or angry persons. Ability to work under pressure and multi-task.

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Shellie Stapert Operations Coordinator
Office of the Prosecuting Attorney
227 West Michigan
Kalamazoo MI 49007




NURSE HOME VISITOR
HCS-Maternal & Child Health
Salary Range: (K08) $19.57 - $26.42/hr
Full-time, M-F 8a 5p
Posting: #089-14
Date Posted: 10/19/2014
Deadline (must be received by): 10/31/2014
 

Responsibilities and Qualifications:
NFP Nurse Home Visitor (NHV) is responsible for providing comprehensive community health nursing service to women and their families eligible for the Nurse Family Partnership (NFP) program in order to promote healthy pregnancies, normal growth and development for the child, and achievement of family self sufficiency. The NHV is responsible for maintaining the highest standards in clinical nursing practices and adherence to the NFP model, and to the policies, procedures, guidelines, and standards of NFP and the Kalamazoo County HCS.

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 required. Excellent written and verbal communication skills required. Must be able to work a flexible schedule to include some early evenings depending on client needs.

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HCS Employment Coordinator
3299 Gull Road
P.O. Box 42
Kalamazoo MI 49048




PUBLIC HEALTH NURSE - SUPERVISOR
HCS Maternal & Child Health
Salary: (K09) $21.38-$28.87/hr
Full time, 8-5 with some evenings/weekends
Posting: #090-14
Date Posted: 10/19/2014
Deadline (must be received by): 10/31/2014
 

Responsibilities and Qualifications:
Management of program personnel including hiring, appraisals, discipline; responsible for program administration including monitoring budgets, authorizing requisitions, setting goals and participating in State and local meetings; monitor program reporting to ensure complete reports and timely transmission of data a required by program guidelines; perform program outreach to inform families of and recruit families to the Nurse Family Partnership program; and develop and maintain community referral sources; promote program and educate community about available services.

Registered Nurse in the State of Michigan with bachelor's degree in Nursing (BSN) required. Master's degree in Nursing o Public Health preferred. Seven years nursing experience preferably in maternal and/or child health, public health or home visitation or comparable combination of experience, education and training is required. Program management and supervisory experience strongly preferred. Strong written and verbal communication skills, organization skills desired. Basic computer skills including word processing, spreadsheets and database access preferred.

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HCS Employment Coordinator
3299 Gull Road
P.O. Box 42
Kalamazoo MI 49048




RESOURCE COORDINATOR
Planning & Community Development
Salary Range: (K08) $19.57 - $26.42/hr
Full-time, M-F 8a 5p
Posting: #077-14
Date Posted: 09/21/2014
Date Re-Posted: 10/19/2014
Deadline (must be received by): 10/31/2014
 

Responsibilities and Qualifications:

Staff Brownfield Redevelopment Authority and Economic Development Corporation. Create and manage contracts and grants (ex. Brownfield Redevelopment Authority.) Write, research and follow up grant applications. Coordinate County grant applications to local foundations and internal county grants. Evaluate grants. Represent the County of Kalamazoo and the Planning and Community Development Department at appropriate community activities. Special projects as assigned, including Committees of the Board of Commissioners as needed.

Bachelor's degree required, with background preferred in brownfield redevelopment, economic development, planning and/or resource development. Previous successful grant writing experience preferred. Skills and knowledge should include excellent writing, verbal and communication skills; knowledge of local, state, federal and foundation funding sources and processes, and be familiar with the needs of governmental organizations. Reliable transportation and a Michigan driver's license required.

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Director
Planning & Community Development 201 W. Kalamazoo Avenue
201 W. Kalamazoo Avenue
Kalamazoo MI 49007




SENIOR DEPUTY CLERK 2 Positions
District Court
Salary Range: (D15) $12.79 - $15.50/hr
Full-time
Posting: #087-14
Date Posted: 10/19/2014
Deadline (must be received by): 10/25/2014
 

Responsibilities and Qualifications:
Enter and monitor court files, schedule hearing dates and assign judges. Disseminate information regarding court dates, costs, procedures and case status. Enter dispositions and create media for Secretary of State records. Process dispositional information. Receive and monitor payments, apply bonds and ensure proper cases are credited. Balance cash register. Provide phone and counter customer service. Document, update and verify case activities and accuracy into District Court Case Management System JIS. Process and research all mail regarding case files and assemble weekly court dockets. Generate and print required enforcement notices and prepare show causes and bench warrants.

High school diploma or equivalent required. Classes with emphasis in office/administrative functions or some related office experinece a plus. Effective verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills required. Skilled in the use of computer and word processing and spreadsheet applications, Word and Excel preferred. Keyboarding skills of 55+ WPM highly desired. Must be able3 to organize to prioritize a high volume of cases and process strong time management skills. Must be able to work in a high stress environment dealing with people from all walks of life. Must be able to be bonded.

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Tina Keifer
District Court
150 E. Crosstown Parkway
Kalamazoo MI 49001




SR. ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH SPECIALIST
HCS Environmental Health
Salary Range: (K08) $19.57- $26.42/hr
Full-time, M-F 8a 5p
Posting: #086-14
Date Posted: 10/12/2014
Deadline (must be received by): 10/29/2014
 

Responsibilities and Qualifications:
Inspect commercial, residential and public locations in the County to enforce Federal, State and local laws that safeguard the public's health. An employee in this classification works in several programs but will primarily be assigned to work in on-site sewage, on-site water, nuisance and complaint investigation, housing inspections, child and adult care facility evaluations and meth cleanup. These programs assure laws and rule compliance in order to prevent disease, prolong life, protect the environment and promote the overal public health of the community.

Bachelor's degree in Environmental Health, Biology or related field required; Registered Environmental Health Specialist (REHS)/Registered Sanitarian (RS) required. Knowledge of existing laws and ordinances related to environmental health, good communication and interpersonal skills, and ability to work in a team environment required. Reliable transportation and a valid Michigan driver's license required. Hepatitis A and B vaccines are requirements for this position if working in the onsite sewage program.

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HCS Employment Coordinator
3299 Gull Road
P.O. Box 42
Kalamazoo MI 49048




WELLNESS COORDINATOR
Human Resources
Starting Salary Range: (K08) $19.57- $21.52/hr
Full-time
Posting: #085-14
Date Posted: 10/12/2014
Deadline (must be received by): 10/24/2014
 

Responsibilities and Qualifications:
Develop and administer County of Kalamazoo's wellness program through planning, implementation and evaluation of wellness programs and activities. Teach and/or facilitate programs that promote a wellness culture to improve the health, well-being and personal performance of employees. Work with a diverse population, incorporating such diversity into wellness programming when necessary. Lead wellness committee and collaborate with local business and community leaders to promote and maximize the community wellness resources.

Bachelor's degree in Exercise Science, Health Promotion, Community Health, Nutrition or related field, with one-two years prior experience in health promotion or corporate wellness, or comparable combination of experience, education and training. Must have computer skills including word processing, spreadsheets and database usage. Experience with union/non-union environment beneficial. Strong written and verbal communications and organization skills with the ability to make presentations.

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Diane Erikson
201 W. Kalamazoo Avenue
Kalamazoo MI 49007




WINTER SEASONAL PARK ATTENDANT
Parks & Fairgrounds
Starting Salary (Ta-N): $8.84/hr
Posting: #083-14
Date Posted: 10/05/2014
Deadline: Until filled
 

Responsibilities and Qualifications:
Open and close gates/restrooms at various Kalamazoo County parks. Must have the ability to interact with the public. Communicate daily issues with appropriate Park staff. Morning shift is 5:00 a.m. 7:00 a.m.; evening shift is 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., up to seven days a week. Position works November 2014 to March 2015.

High school diploma or equivalent and must be 18 years of age. Valid Michigan driver's license required. Drug testing is a requirement of this position.

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Kalamazoo County Parks Department
2900 Lake Street
Kalamazoo MI 49048

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