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Public Health Nurse


Marquette County, Wisconsin, is accepting applications for a half-time Public Health Nurse. This position in our Health Department will provide health education, health promotion, health assessment, public health preparedness, and disease prevention activities in the community and schools. 


Qualifications:  Bachelor’s degree from an NLN accredited nursing program or a Public Health Certificate, a current license as a registered nurse in the State of Wisconsin and prefer 1 year public health or general hospital experience. CPR certification and valid WI driver’s license with access to a vehicle required. 


Pay range is $24.47/hour - $28.78/hour based on qualifications and experience.


A full job description can be found here

Required application and full job description are available on the County’s website or by contacting Administration at 608-297-3001, or e-mail Submit application materials to Administration Office, Room 101, 77 W. Park Street, P.O. Box 129, Montello, WI 53949, fax (608) 297-7606, or email  Application deadline, until filled.




Marquette County is seeking applicants for a full-time Mechanic position within the Highway Department.  The mechanic position is responsible for the all-around work, repair and overhaul of gasoline and diesel engines on all trucks, loaders, crawlers, graders or any other county highway department equipment.  Must perform preventative maintenance programs on all highway equipment.  Other required skills include welding, torch work, knowledge of hydraulics, electrical and electronics.  Individuals shall supply own tools and toolboxes to perform all work involved with the highway department.  A complete job description is available upon request.

A high school diploma or equivalent is required.  Additional certificate for mechanic training from college or technical school is preferred.  A minimum one year of mechanical experience.  Continued training will be required for repair of tires, air conditioning recharging, and other job related duties.  Wage for this position depending on education and experience for the year 2014 is within the $18.03 to $21.21 range.

Applications and copies of the job description will be available in the Administrative Coordinator’s Office during normal office hours or on Marquette County’s web site: http//  Specific questions about the Mechanic’s position should be referred to (608) 297-3001. 

Interested applicants must submit a completed Marquette County application form to the Administrative Coordinator’s Office.   Completed applications may be dropped off at the Marquette County Courthouse room 101, emailed to:  or mailed to: Marquette County Administrative Coordinator, RE: Mechanic   P.O. Box 129, Montello, WI   53949.

A full job description can be found here

Applications received after 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday December 16th, 2014 will not be accepted.

County Patrol Superintendent



The Marquette County is recruiting for the position of County Patrol Superintendent available in the Highway Department. This is an exempt, non-represented supervisory and administrative position responsible for county and town projects, department safety program and OSHA compliance, general Highway Department building and grounds maintenance and employee supervision. This position shares the responsibility of supervising winter maintenance operations during non-normal working hours.  This position is expected to be part of the on-call Winter Maintenance schedule and should expect to work nights, weekends and holidays especially during the Winter Maintenance season.  This is a full time, benefit eligible position with an annual salary range of $50,888 to $59,868.


Minimum Qualifications for this position are: 


·    High school diploma, GED, or equivalent

·    Advanced related training with equipment experience or any combination of education and experience that provides  equivalent knowledge, skills and abilities.

·    Four to six years’ experience in road construction projects, road maintenance, and winter road maintenance is preferred. 

·   Supervisory experience in personnel management preferred.

·   Experience in preparing, monitoring and adhering to Departmental Budget

·   Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships.

·   Computer literacy and skills in using computerized inventory systems and fleet management.

·   Class D Driver’s license and CDL with endorsements A, B, C & D.

·   Available to work all hours including nights, weekends and holidays as needed and required to fulfill the duties and responsibilities of the position.

·   Must be within 30 minutes of the Montello Highway Shop.

The selection process for this position may include an employment history evaluation, a personal interview and a pre-employment physical, including drug screening. 

PLEASE NOTE:  A Marquette County Application Form must be fully completed, signed and must be received, along with a resume, by application deadline in order to be considered for this position.  Application materials are available from and may be submitted to the following:

·  In person or by mail to: Marquette County Personnel Department Room #101, Marquette County Courthouse 77 West Park Street P.O. Box 129 Montello, WI 53949

·  By email at or fax to (608)297-7606

·  Applications can be found online at

·  Any questions call (608) 297-3001

 A full job description can be found here

Completed applications must be received by the Marquette County Personnel Department no later than 4:30 p.m. on Friday January    9th, 2015.

Marquette County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.






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