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August 1, 2014
The most recent listing of open positions available within the County are updated each Sunday.

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Court Services Supervisor/Deputy Chief Clerk
Circuit Court - Family Division
(K08) $19.57 - $26.42/hr
Full-time, M-F 8a – 5p
Posting: 058-14
Date Posted: 07/27/2014
Deadline (must be received by): 08/04/2014
 

Train and supervise subordinate staff including hiring, leave approval, performance evaluations, and discipline. Establish unit performance goals and objectives. Assist with management of daily court operations including conflict resolution, process review, coordinate use of operation of automated systems, and maintenance of scheduling procedures. Coordinate personnel due to judicial absences. Develop, implement, and maintain practices and procedures to ensure compliance with federal, state, and court mandates and rules. Update case files and automated systems. Coordinate maintenance of juvenile and domestic court files and records. Monitor off-site storage of records. This is not all-inclusive of the scope of duties.

Bachelor's degree in public administration, criminal justice, business, or related field with five years of court related experience, or any comparable combination of education, experience, or training. Five years of supervisory experience preferred. Required knowledge includes judicial, legal, and administrative policies, court rules, and statutes. Essential skills consist of problem solving, decision making, multi tasking, strong leadership, and organizational skills. Must possess a valid Michigan Driver's License, and must be able to be sworn in as a Deputy County Clerk.

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Kay Budas, Administrative Assistant
1400 Gull Road
Kalamazoo, MI 49048




Dentist
HCS-Hlth Promotion & Disease Prevention
Contract Position $60-$80/hr
Day shift
Posting: 030-14
Date Posted: 04/26/2014
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. licensed and in good standing to practice dentistry in the State of Michigan. 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.

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




Enterprise Specialist/Analyst
Information Systems
Salary range (K08-CA): $23.29-$31.44
Full time, day shift
Posting: 035-14
Date Posted: 02/14/2014
Date Re-Posted: 05/07/2014
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 processes 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.

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Epidemiologist
HCS - Health Promotion & Disease Prevention
(K10) $23.45 - $31.65/hr
Full-time, M-F 8a – 5p
Posting: 056-14
Date Posted: 07/13/2014
Deadline: Until filled
 

Manage the Public Health Disease Surveillance System for Kalamazoo County and regularly analyze & report on the health status of residents, identifying corrective action for adverse trends. Consult internally and externally on epidemiologic issues, providing leadership and expertise for program evaluation, grant applications, and program management, and community decision-making. This is done in order to regularly monitor and report on the health of Kalamazoo County residents, respond to emergencies and prevent illness and promote health thus reducing the financial burden of infectious and chronic diseases in the community.

A Master’s Degree in Epidemiology with three to five years experience in local, state, or national epidemiology programs is required with a Doctorate degree preferred. Experience developing, implementing, and monitoring an active surveillance program preferred. Public health experience and program management experience preferred. Knowledge of statistical tests and the Public Health System desired. Ability to analyze multi-factorial health issues, interpret data, build and utilize databases for data analysis, evaluate data collection methods, and direct disease investigation is preferred. Excellent technical/computer skills, organization skills and oral and written communication skills are preferred.

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




Fairgrounds Operator
Parks & Fairgrounds
(S12a) $12.87 - $15.33/hr
Full-time, Sat 6a-4p, Sun & Mon 7a-5p, Tues 12p-10p
Posting: 060-14
Date Posted: 07/27/2014
Deadline (must be received by): 08/08/2014
 

Perform all routine and some preventative maintenance to fairgrounds, buildings, grounds, and equipment. Provide services for rental clients including setting up tables, chairs, and sound equipment; electrical needs; clean up; and other special requests or problems. Serve as an after-hours contact person for clients, resolve problems, may collect fees, and must enforce rules and regulations. Supervise work crews assigned to fairgrounds including assigning work and supplies. Responsible for securing buildings.

A High School diploma or equivalent with two years of building maintenance experience and two years of public service experience is preferred. Must have experience driving vehicles with standard transmissions and must be able to operate a forklift and tractor. A valid Michigan driver's license with a good driving record is required. Must be bondable and able to pass a background check, credit check, and drug test. Must be able to work independently and willing to work non-traditional hours, weekends, and some holidays.

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Lisa Conley
Kalamazoo County Parks
2900 Lake Street
Kalamazoo MI 49048




Financial Administrator
Sheriff Department
(K11) $26.55 - $35.84/hr
Full-time, M-F 8a – 5p
Posting: 059-14
Date Posted: 07/27/2014
Deadline (must be received by): 08/09/2014
 

Supervise staff performing accounting functions. Assist the Sheriff's Office in high level financial decision-making and preparation of union negotiation materials and financial reports. Maintain current and accurate reconciliations for the Kalamazoo County Sheriff's Office. Ensure financial reporting requirements of the county, state, and federal governments are met. Standardize accounting procedures and strengthen internal controls for the Kalamazoo County Sheriff's Office. Maximize revenue to provide funding for operating expenses, seeking new revenue sources, including grant opportunities, as appropriate. Coordinate relevant Kalamazoo County Sheriff Office contracts. Provides technical accounting support and assistance to other Kalamazoo County Sheriff Office divisions. Other relevant accounting functions as assigned.

A Bachelor's degree in accounting or a related field with a minimum of 5-7 years of accountng experience required; or a combination of education, training, & experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, & abilities for this position. Must demonstrate progressive advancement in previous work experience through knowledge of accounting principles, practices, & standards. Possess effective time management, organizational, interpretive, & analytical abilities. Excellent oral & written communication skills. Computer literate with extensive knowledge of computerized systems & office equipment. Position requires the completion of a background investigation, physical, and drug test. No visible tattoos are permitted.

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Sheriff Richard C. Fuller, III
Kalamazoo County Sheriff’s Office
1500 Lamont Street
Kalamazoo MI 49048




Nurse Home Visitor
HCS - Maternal & Child Health
(K08) $19.57 - $26.42/hr
Posting: 057-14
Date Posted: 07/20/2014
Deadline (must be received by): 08/01/2014
 

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
PO Box 42
Kalamazoo, MI 49048




Park Attendant - Seasonal Summer
Parks & Fairgrounds
$8.84/hr
Seasonal 20-37 hrs/shifts vary
Posting: 002-14
Date Posted: 01/19/2014
Deadline: Until filled
 

Collect entrance fees, provide general park information to the public, and perform light maintenance duties such as mowing/trimming; lifting of 70+ lbs., painting, cleaning restrooms, and picking up garbage. Must be attentive to detail, especially when handling money. Variable hours evenings, weekends and holidays will be required.

Proficient in math, able to effectively communicate with park guests, and have the ability to work as a team player. Must have the ability to operate Parks vehicles with standard transmission, may include tractors and/or commercial mowers. Some positions may have grounds/maintenance focus; previous related experience would be a plus. High school diploma or GED and 18+yrs of age, along with a valid Michigan Driver’s license. Drug testing and background check are requirements for this position.

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Daniel Ward
Kalamazoo County Parks Dept
2900 Lake Street
Kalamazoo MI 49048

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