County Classified

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Advertisements must be submitted at least one week prior to the desired posting date.  To have an advertisement included on the NACO Web site, please mail or fax a copy to the NACO office.

Advertisements that have no specific closing date will be posted for a period of thirty days.  If a longer time is needed please let the NACO office know and the thirty days can be renewed or the advertisement will be removed.

County Sheriff Appointment - Pawnee County

The Pawnee County Board of Commissioners will accept resumes through Monday, December 2, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. for any interested persons wanting to be considered for the appointment as the Pawnee County Sheriff for the remaining term of office which expires on January 4, 2023. Applicants must meet the following requirements as set forth in Nebraska §23-1701 and 23-1701.01. Resumes should be submitted to the Pawnee County Board of Commissioners, c/o Pawnee County Clerk, 625 6th St, PO Box 431, Pawnee City, NE 68420.
Pawnee County is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.

Opening for Clerk / Secretary - Dawson County

Job Description and Application

Salary: $110,000 - $185,000 (new increased salary)

Lancaster County is governed by a board of five County Commissioners and operates with 878 FTE's on a 2019 adopted budget of $192.2 million. The Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) is the top appointed management position in the County and serves at the pleasure of the Board of Commissioners. The CAO performs highly responsible administrative work in the coordination and management of internal and/or external County Board functions and serves as the department head of County Administrative Services. The CAO will have responsibility for researching and reviewing projects assigned by the County Board and coordinating projects with county departments, civic organizations and the general public. Direct reports include County Directors, the Deputy Chief Administrative Officer and any other support staff within County Administrative Services. Graduation from an accredited college or university with a master's degree in public or business administration, management or related field, or graduation from an accredited College of Law, plus six years of experience in governmental administration at the division or department head level. For a complete position profile and to apply online, visit Prothman at, click on "Open Recruitments" and then click the position title. To apply, click on "Apply Online" and follow the directions provided. For questions, call 206-368-0050. Lancaster County is an Equal Opportunity Employer. First review of applications: November 24, 2019 (open until filled).

Executive Director, Economic Development Corporation - Sherman County

The Sherman County Economic Development Corporation is seeking candidates for the position of Executive Director.

The Executive Director coordinates all activities, programs, and operations of the Sherman County Economic Development, Inc. Board.  Under the direction of the board of directors, the Executive Director shall implement activities focusing on the retention and expansion of existing businesses, attracting new businesses, and creating jobs while preserving and promoting the quality of life in Sherman County, Nebraska.

Executive Director will also help local partners strengthen Sherman County’s workforce, develop community resources, increase and improve community housing stock, attract new capital investment, broaden the community’s tax base, and provide local community services needed to maintain an excellent quality of life.  Also included in job responsibilities is management of properties owned by SCED Inc.

The Executive Director preferred qualifications are proficiency with office management/accounting/computer skills, previous work in economic development, public relations, and strategic planning.

Salary will commensurate with experience.  Bachelor’s degree preferred.  This position will be open until filled.

A cover letter and resume should be sent to: Sherman County Economic Development Inc.,    P.O Box 428, Loup City, NE 68853. The information may also be emailed to Contact 308-745-5040 for more information.

Public Defender for Scotts Bluff County  

Due to retirement, the Scotts Bluff County Board of Commissioners are accepting applications for Scotts Bluff County Public Defender.  This is an elected position.  The Public Defender performs administrative duties and oversees attorneys and staff of the office.  The office represents juvenile and adult indigent clients in areas of litigation, appeal, counsel, research and analysis. Requirements are: Graduation from an accredited law school and an admission to the Nebraska State Bar Association.  The selected person will serve out the present unexpired term and may then run for election in 2022. Closing date for this position is end of business day October 10, 2019. This position qualifies for Veterans’ Preference.  A benefits package is available including health insurance, dental, vacation and retirement. To apply submit cover letter, resume, and County application to: Personnel Department, 1825 10th Street, Gering, NE 69341 for additional information  call 436-6718, or go to Scotts Bluff County EOE/AAP.


City of Gering, Nebraska: Working management position responsible for operation and maintenance of solid waste collection services, baling facility, and landfill operations. Preferred qualifications include five years of Heavy Equipment Operation & Maintenance; five years' experience with the management of solid waste collection; baling facility and landfill experience. Salary commensurate dependent upon qualifications and experience. Application and job description can be picked up at the City of Gering Administration building or at Return application in a sealed envelope marked "Director of Environmental Services Applicant" to Tammy Cooley, Director of Human Resources at City of Gering, PO Box 687, Gering, NE 69341. Position wlll remain open untll fllled. EOE