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Maintenance Worker

Full Time, Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Starting Wage:  $18.39 to $19.27 / hour

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for maintaining all county buildings and property, sidewalks and grounds, including snow removal and yard maintenance.
  • Performs general maintenance duties and operates various tools and equipment and other duties as assigned.
  • Picks up and delivers items.

Qualifications:

  • Valid drivers license
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Ability to pass a pre-employment drug test
  • Working knowledge of carpentry, plumbing, electrical, masonry, painting, heating and cooling systems, with ability to effectively determine county building repair and maintenance needs
  • Ability to comply with all personnel policies, including, but not limited to, attendance, safety, drug-free workplace, and personal conduct
  • Ability to work on several tasks at the same time and work rapidly for long periods, occasionally under time pressure
  • Ability to understand, memorize, retain, and carry out written or oral instructions
  • Ability to respond to emergencies on a 24 hour basis

Physical Effort:

  • Sitting and walking at will
  • Standing/walking for long periods
  • Lifting/carrying under 50 pounds
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling, reaching
  • Handling, grasping, carrying objects
  • Pushing/pulling objects

Assistant Systems Administrator

Full Time

Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Starting Wage: $28.12 / hr

Responsibilities:

  • Provide county employees help with computer related needs, including but not limited to removal and installation of components in computers, replacing worn or damaged maintenance parts in printers, and terminating connections in copper wire networking applications.
  • Maintains county computer equipment, including personal computers, servers, printers and networking equipment.  Installs software upgrades to county computers as needed.
  • Maintains inventory of supplies for computers and printers, ordering/purchasing as necessary.
  • Maintains software licensing and records, network equipment, cabling, infrastructure and backups of county data.
  • Occasionally responds to emergencies on a 24-hour basis.
Qualifications:
  • Associates degree in computer science or related field, or equivalent combination of education and previous related work experience.  Ability to receive ongoing education and maintain knowledge of trends in the field.
  • Pre-employment drug screen
  • Working knowledge of computers, networks, hardware and software equipment, and web/network security.
  • Possession of a valid drivers license and safe driving record.

Courthouse Security Officer

Full Time

Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Starting Wage:  $23.39 / hr

Responsibilities:

  • Monitors Courthouse traffic in the building
  • Handles medical situations or emergencies that arise
  • Diffuses high emotions

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • Law enforcement academy
  • Obtain handgun and firearm certifications
  • Pre-employment drug test
  • Able to stand and walk for long periods of time
  • Secure the building during evening meetings and lock up when meetings are done

Surveyor Clerical

Part Time, Monday - Friday, 25 hours per week

Starting Wage:  $10.57

Responsibilities:

  • Various bookkeeping and clerical functions and assisting the public
  • Daily maintenance of owner and address information in the drainage assessment database

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Pre-employment drug screen
  • Microsoft Office Suite knowledge a must

Housekeeper

Part Time, Monday - Friday, 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Starting Wage:  $11.48

Responsibilities:

  • Cleans offices, meeting rooms, courtrooms, hallways, stair wells, entrances and elevators, including emptying trash cans, cleaning table tops, dusting, cleaning and polishing furniture, upholstery, walls, doors and woodwork, washes blinds, windows and window sills.
  • Cleans and disinfects bathrooms - toilets, urinals, sinks, mirrors, walls, refilling paper products, soap dispensers cleans drinking fountains.
  • Vacuum, sweep, mop, dust.

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Pre-employment drug screen
  • Able to stay on task and work independently
  • Ability to work near chemicals, fumes, odors, dust and dirt.
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time, lifting/carrying under 25 pounds, bending, crouching/kneeling, reaching, handling/grasping/carrying objects, pushing/pulling.

Community Corrections/Home Detention Officer

Full Time

Starting Wage: 19.39 / hour 

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for supervising offenders placed on community-based supervision by the courts.
  • Influence and support behavioral change through Evidence Based Practices.
  • Perform field visits at the residences and employment of program participants, searching for weapons, drugs and other prohibited items and potential program violations.
  • Identify potentially violent fugitives from justice who are present at the residence, investigating the living conditions at the residence, notifying appropriate authorities to make on-sight arrests as warranted.
  • Perform field surveillance of offenders under electronic monitoring and other types of community supervision.
  • Complete detailed written reports and other legal documents and preserves, processes and documents evidence necessary for the successful prosecution of criminal cases and program revocation procedures.
  • Maintain log of daily activities of offenders and enter information into a database.

 Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree in Criminal Justice or related field and the ability to attend and successfully complete all required department training.
  • Working knowledge and application of Indiana criminal law.
  • Thorough knowledge of and ability to make practical application of rules, regulations, policies and procedures of the department and civil and criminal justice systems
  • Working knowledge of and ability to use standard equipment, including computer, radio, binoculars, breathalyzer, drug/narcotic identification kit, handgun and bulletproof vest.
  • Ability to attend court hearings and provide testimony as required.
  • Ability to perform urine and breath drug/alcohol testing.
  • Regularly work extended, irregular, weekend and evening hours. Travel out of town and respond to emergencies for off-duty status.

Kosciusko County Government is an equal opportunity employer
  
Applications can be found on this website or in the Human Resources Department on the first floor of the Courthouse, 100 W Center Street, Warsaw, IN. Applications should be submitted to the Human Resources Department.
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