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Buffalo County
    
Employment
Buildings and Grounds Maintenance Worker

General Purpose

Perform work involving general, electrical, plumbing and/or HVAC maintenance and repair of County buildings and grounds, which may also include, but is not limited to, the installation and maintenance of equipment and utilities. Applicants must complete a standard Buffalo County Job Application.  Applicants must also submit a resume and cover letter. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Minimum Qualifications
  • High school education or equivalent is required. Some advanced education and/or training is strongly preferred.
  • Thorough knowledge of methods, materials and techniques utilized in general building maintenance and/or general construction is required. Thorough knowledge and training in plumbing, electrical and/or HVAC is preferred.
  • Applicants must be able to comply with all physical requirements as required by the position and must pass a detailed background check.
  • Applicants must possess a valid Nebraska Driver’s License and be eligible to be insured under the County’s insurance policies.
  • Applicants must be able to work well with others and be able to work independently. This position requires contact with the general public and applicant must be able to continuously present a positive image of the county.
Wages
  • This position is a non-exempt position.
  • Starting wage will be between $15.00-$17.00 per hour depending on qualifications.
  • Comprehensive benefit package including retirement.

Application Submission

Please submit a complete application, resume, and cover letter to:

Buffalo County Board Administrator
1512 Central Avenue
PO Box 1270
Kearney, NE 68848

OR

You can email a complete application, resume, and cover letter to lmartin@buffalocounty.ne.gov
Applications will be accepted until 5:00 p.m. on Monday, July 3rd, 2017.
EOE/AA/Veterans Preference




Custodian Position Opening

General Purpose

Perform work involving cleaning and maintaining County buildings and grounds in an orderly, sanitary, and attractive condition. Applicants must complete a standard Buffalo County job application.  Applicants must also submit a resume and cover letter.  Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Minimum Qualifications
  • High school education or equivalent is preferred.
  • Thorough knowledge of cleaning materials, methods, equipment and procedures.
  • Ability to safely operate and care for cleaning equipment and tools.
  • Ability to understand and follow both oral and written instructions.
  • Ability to work efficiently and complete duties with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.
  • Ability to establish and maintain positive rapport with supervisors, fellow employees, and the general public while presenting a positive image for the county.
  • Applicants must be able to comply with all physical requirements as required by the position and must pass a background check.
  • Applicants must possess a valid Nebraska Driver’s License and be eligible to be insured under the County’s insurance policies.
Wages
  • This position is a non-exempt position.
  • Starting wage will be between $12.50-$14.00 per hour depending upon qualifications.
  • Comprehensive benefit package including retirement.

Application submission

Please submit complete application, resume, and cover letter to:

Buffalo County Board Administrator
1512 Central Avenue
PO Box 1270
Kearney, NE 68848

OR

You can email a complete application, resume, and cover letter to lmartin@buffalocounty.ne.gov
Applications will be accepted until 5:00 p.m. on Monday July 3, 2017.
EOE/AA/Veterans Preference

Registered Nurse - Buffalo County Jail

The Buffalo County Sheriff's Office is accepting applications for a Full-time Registered Nurse. Applicants must be at least 21 years of age; have a valid Nebraska driver's license; no felony or serious misdemeanor arrests; pass a background investigation, psychological assessment and pre-employment drug screen; and be able to read, write and understand the English language. Benefits provided with competitive pay. Starting salary $23.82 per hour. Please complete and return original application. Position will remain open until filled. 

EOE/AA/Veterans preference 


Full Job Description

Buffalo County Job Application


Please send applications to: 
Buffalo County Sheriff's Office 
2025 Ave A 
P.O. Box 2228 
Kearney, NE 68848 

308-233-5274 
308-233-5246 (fax) 

jsamuelson@kearneygov.org


Part-Time Cook

Consolidated Management Company, a mid-sized company in the contract foodservice business for over 37 years, has an opening for a Cook. 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM. This position is responsible for following recipes and working with a team in foodservice operations in a correctional facility.  Hourly rate $8.50 - $10.00.

Successful candidates need to be detail oriented with previous foodservice experience preferred. If no previous experience training will be offered. Pre-employment background and drug screen required. Please contact Jesse at 308-233-5283 for more information.



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