All job openings are open until filled.
Those interested in a job opening should submit a minimum of a cover letter, resume, and completed application to the named contact person or address. There may be additional requirements specified in the "ad for the position" or "full job description" documents.
Administrative Assistant to the Sheriff
The Administrative Assistant is a non-supervisory professional position acting as a confidential executive assistant to the Sheriff, providing administrative support and assistance to the Sheriff and Undersheriff.
Benzie County is looking for a highly skilled, motivated and energetic individual to become Benzie County’s first Finance Manager. This position will directly oversee all aspects of the County budgeting process, GAAP & GASB compliance and will serve as the financial fiduciary including financial forecasting for Benzie County. This position reports directly to the County Administrator and works closely with the Board of Commissioners and the Finance Committee.
To be considered for this position the required qualifications will be a bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or similar related field and 3 years progressive experience in accounting and financial management. The preferred requirements will be a bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or similar related field and have at least 5 years of progressive experience in accounting and financial management. Governmental accounting or a background in analytical financial analysis is desirable.
Please submit your letter of interest and resume to the Benzie County Administrator’s office, Benzie County Governmental Center, 448 Court Place, Beulah, MI 49617 no later than Friday April 27, 2018.
Finance Manager Employment Posting
Assistant Animal Control Officer
Benzie County is accepting applications and resumes for a Full-Time Assistant Animal Control Officer. This job includes but not limited to working with the public and other county employees, responding to citizen animal complaints, caring for the animals at the shelter, showing animals to the public for adoptions and also rescuing animals from potentially dangerous situations.
Higher education is desired. Law enforcement and animal handling skills are preferred. Valid Driver’s license and a state certification are necessary. Must be confident in working with possible aggressive or timid animals. Also must be able to work with a wide range of people and have the ability to issue citations.
This job includes flexible hours, weekends, holidays and afterhours call rotation. Must be able to lift animals and purse them over various terrains.
This position is under direct supervision of the Benzie County Animal Control Department Head. This position works closely with the Sheriff’s office, Central Dispatch and the County Court. This is a paid by hourly position (including overtime).
Please submit your letter of interest and resume to the Benzie County Animal Shelter, Benzie County Governmental Center, 448 Court Place, Beulah, MI 49617 no later than Friday April 27, 2018. For more information about the Assistant Animal Control Officer position or to receive a job description, please contact Benzie County Animal Control Office Kyle Maurer at 231-882-0859.
Application for Employment
Part Time Deputy County Clerk
The Benzie County Clerk is seeking applicants for a part-time (20 hours per week) Deputy Clerk.
Duties include but are not limited to: Court Filings, Elections, Voter Registration, Clerical, Accounting, Vital Records, working with the public and various other responsibilities. Experience in an office setting is essential.
Interpersonal skills, ability to maintain confidential information, being dependable and prompt are necessary components of this job.
Deadline for applications is Friday, May 11, 2018 at 4:00 p.m.
Application for Employment
The County is seeking individuals interested in serving on the following committees. Those interested should submit a letter of interest and a completed Board / Committee application to: Dawn Olney, County Clerk, 448 Court Place, Beulah, MI, 49617.
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- Benzie Transportation Authority - 2 positions
- EDC -- 2 positions
- Veterans Affairs - 1 position
Benzie County is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability or age.