Employment Opportunities

Mecosta County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


SECRETARY - MECOSTA COUNTY DRAIN COMMISSIONER'S OFFICE

Half-time Secretary at Mecosta County Drain Commissioner’s Office. Starting rate of pay: $13.66 per hour.

GENERAL SUMMARY OF POSITION: Initial contact person to provide general information concerning our office. Performs a variety of clerical support tasks. Provides assistance to the public, collects and records fees and other payments and answers questions on procedures. Types a variety of forms and documents, completes various documents with information from the citizen or from file documentation and assists in maintaining recordkeeping systems. Must acquire knowledge of the procedures of the Drain Commissioner's Office and Soil Erosion Department.

High School Diploma or equivalent required.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE/ SKILLS:
• One (1) year of general office experience to include experience dealing directly with the public.
• Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel
• Bookkeeping skills
• The ability to multi-task
• Good communication skills
• Good organizational skills
• Dependable and enjoy working with the public.

Send Resume by January 17, 2020 to:

Mecosta County Drain Commissioner
14485 Northland Drive
Big Rapids, Michigan 49307

or electronically to: drain@mecostacounty.org

 


EMT (PART TIME) - MECOSTA COUNTY EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICE

Mecosta County EMS is accepting applications for part time Basic EMTs.

Interested persons may call 231-796-2626 for more information.

Applications can be picked up at the EMS Office or downloaded from the County's web site.

Send Application and Authorization for Release to:

Mecosta County EMS
EMT Position
14485 Northland Dr.
Big Rapids, 49307

 


ROAD PATROL - MECOSTA COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE

CONTACT PERSON: Undersheriff James Taylor
TELEPHONE: 231-592-0150
EMAIL: jtaylor@co.mecosta.mi.us

The Mecosta County Sheriff’s Office is recruiting candidates to fill an immediate vacancy and establish an eligibility list for a full-time Road Patrol position.

Candidates must be MCOLES certifiable and meet the following departmental requirements:
- Be 21 years of age.
- A bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university is preferred.
- No prior felony convictions.
- Possess a valid Michigan operator's license and excellent driving record.
- Be MCOLES certified.
- Be a United States citizen.
- Meet all MCOLES employment standards.

Salary starts at $20.96/hr.

Application, resume, cover letter and Authorization for Release of Information should be sent to:

Mecosta County Sheriff’s Office
Attn: Undersheriff Taylor
225 South Stewart Street
Big Rapids, MI 49307.

 


PARAMEDIC - MECOSTA COUNTY EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICE

Mecosta County EMS has a full time opening for Paramedic. Applicants must have a valid State of Michigan EMS license and a valid State of Michigan drivers license. Other credentials may be required for some license levels. Interested persons may call 231-796-2626 for more information.

Applications can be picked up at the EMS Office or downloaded from the County's web site.

Send Application and Authorization for Release to:

Mecosta County EMS
Paramedic Position
14485 Northland Dr.
Big Rapids, 49307

 


Mecosta County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Application for Employment

Authorization for Release of Information