Current Openings:

Social Worker Application Packet
Traverse County is currently accepting applications for a full-time Social Worker.  click on the link above for an application packet and further instructions on how to apply for this position.  Application deadline is May 13, 2022 at 3:00 pm.

2022 Seasonal Highway Worker Application Packet
Traverse County is currently accepting applications for 2 Seasonal Highway Workers.  Click on the link above for an application packet with more details.  Open until filled.

Communications/Corrections Officer Application Packet
Traverse County is currently accepting applications for a part-time Communications/Corrections Officer.  Click on the link above for an application packet with more details. Open until filled.

                                                                                                                          

Western Prairie Human Services

Western Prairie Human Services, an Equal Opportunity Employer, is currently accepting applications for a full-time Child Protection Social Worker. This position will be primarily located in Wheaton, MN.  Required qualifications include a Bachelor’s degree with coursework in social work, psychology, sociology, or related field and minimal experience preferred in previous related social work/case management, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Knowledge, skills, and abilities needed for the position include thorough knowledge of social, economic and health problems; general knowledge of social institutions and the methods of the helping process; general knowledge of individual and group behavior; general knowledge to assess health and safety concerns for self, clients and others, ability to identify social problems and needs to assess the ability of individuals and families to utilize services in problem-solving; ability to manage stressful situations and environments and utilize self-care strategies and techniques; ability to work non-traditional work schedules; ability to plan and organize work and to understand and interpret laws, policies and regulations; ability to communicate ideas effectively both orally and in writing; ability to be client centered; ability to prepare reports and maintain records; ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with clients, associates, other professional and technical staff, social agencies and the general public.

This is a full-time position, exempt, union position. Anticipated beginning pay is $25.85 per hour. Health insurance and pension benefits are offered. Required on-line applications can be found at www.westernprairiemn.us or please contact Western Prairie Human Services, Human Resources at 218-685-8203. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

 

Jury Attendant Application Packet
Traverse County is currently accepting applications for individuals to assist during jury trials.  The Sheriff will create a pool of names to be called to serve on an intermittent, as-needed basis.  Click on the link above for an application packet with more details.  Open until filled.

 

General Application for Traverse County
Traverse County Employment Application

 

Merit System (Social Service Positions Only):
MN Merit System