Public Notices

Notices and information relevant to Mercer County.

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Mercer County is accepting applications for an anticipated future job opening at the county facilities in Stanton, N.D.
Post Date: April 14, 2015
Deadline: May 8, 2015
Compensation: $16.50/hour
Benefits: Eligible employees in Mercer County are provided a wide range of benefits; which include employer sponsored Blue Cross/Blue Shield health, dental, and vision coverage, life insurance and retirement, vacation, and sick leave benefits.
Minimum Qualifications:
High School Diploma or GED
Valid driver's license
Alcohol/Controlled Substance Testing and Background Check:
If offered employment, hiring will be contingent on pre employment drug/alcohol screening and a criminal background check. The applicant must not pose a direct threat to their own safety or a threat to others safety in the work place.
JOB SUMMARY: This position requires individual to preform custodial and maintenance duties for the Mercer County Courthouse, Dakota Central Social Services, and Mercer County Law Enforcement Center. This individual will work 32-40 hours per week depending upon staffing needs. The work schedule for this position will be determined by staffing needs and will require individual to work some evening shifts.
Interested applicants should contact Jim Albers(745-3201 work, 880-0321 cell) or the Mercer County Auditor's Office (745-3292) for an application and a complete job description.
Meeting Schedule
The commission meets the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month at 9:00 AM CT.  Special meetings are scheduled as needed.
If you wish to appear before the Commissioners please contact the Auditor's Office at 745-3292 by noon of the Friday preceding the meeting.


The Mercer County Regional Landfill has the following property for sale.  All offers must be made in writing, and postmarked or delivered to the Mercer County Auditor’s Office (P.O. Box 39, Stanton, North Dakota 58571) no later than 4:00 P.M. CT, on April 24, 2015.  All questions regarding the item listed below, or if you wish to view the item, please contact the Mercer County Regional Landfill at (701) 748-5839.   Offers will be reviewed by the Mercer County Regional Landfill Supervisor, who has the authority to accept and/or reject any offer made.  Persons will be notified in writing if an offer has been accepted and the item must be paid for, in full, and removed from the property of the Mercer County Regional Landfill within 5 days of the Notice of Accepting the offer.


Description of item(s) for sale:

1998 Chevrolet Club Cab Pickup GK2 GM4—White

163,000 miles VIN 1GCGK29R6WE160594



All items sold as is.


Shana L. Brost

Mercer County Auditor





The Mercer County Weed Board (MCWB) schedules a regular monthly meeting on the First Monday of each month.

Meeting time is 7:00 P.M. during the winter months (Central Standard Time), or 7:30 P.M. during the summer months (Central Daylight Time).

Location is the Beulah Civic Center.
For further information, contact  MCWB Chairman Don Reichenberg @ 701-748-2015

All business conducted at these meetings will deal with pertinent matters of the time of the year, including but not limited to financial, herbicide or equipment purchase and maintenance, employees, and all other germane topics of need.
Some special meeting times/dates may be necessary, and notice of same will be posted in this location.









Mercer County Sheriff’s Department is compiling a hiring list for full-time/part-time employment as Control Room Operator/Correctional Officer; and Deputy Sheriff. Applications received are for FUTURE job openings and will be kept on file for one (1) year. Interested applicants can obtain an application by calling 701-745-3333. Completed applications must contain a cover letter and resume and be mailed to: Mercer County Sheriff’s Department, “Job Application”, PO Box 39, Stanton ND 58571-0039