Mercer County Deputy Treasurer

Mercer County Treasurer's office has an opening for a Deputy Treasurer.  Duties include but are not limited to working with AS400 business software, Microsoft Excel, MS Word, answering tax related questions from the general public, banking institutions and realtors, effectively working with other departments within the courthouse, balancing checkbooks, doing accounts receivable, and office filing.  Qualifications preferred are an associate degree or better in accounting or equivalent experience.  Benefits offered include health, retirement, holidays, sick, and vacation. Salary DOE.  Please submit application and resume by March 22, 2024.

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Part-Time Emergency Manager Position

Mercer County is looking to fill the position of Emergency Manager to serve the counties of both Mercer and Oliver. This is a part-time position that will operate with varying hours. This position is responsible for managing and directing the administration of the County Emergency Management programs to support and assure state of readiness of the emergency operations center and to develop and maintain a comprehensive system in which to respond to, and recover from, known and unforeseen hazards or situations caused by an act of nature or man. Professional work experience in emergency management, education, public or business administration, operational planning or research is desirable. Benefits offered include health, retirement, holidays, sick and vacation. Salary DOE. Complete Job Description can be found online at mercercountynd.com Applications are available online or at the Mercer County Auditor’s office. Please submit completed application and resume to tanya@dakotadynamics.com or the Mercer County Auditor’s office by March 1st. EOE

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Deputy Sheriff

Mercer County Sheriff’s Office

Join our team of dedicated individuals! Duties include patrol, paper services and investigations. Must possess Peace Officer license or have received the appropriate schooling and training to be immediately licensable in the state of ND. This position works a rotating schedule. Applicants will be subject to full background check. Car and all equipment are furnished. Mercer County offers a full benefit package, to include retirement, health insurance, life insurance, holidays and paid leave. Starting salary for this position is $29/hour, DOE. Please apply by contacting the Mercer County Sheriff’s office at 701-745-3333 or emailing at aamiller@nd.gov. Please submit application and resume by March 1st, 2024.

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Part-Time Administrative Assistant

NDSU Extension Mercer County has an opening for a part-time administrative assistant. Sixteen hours per week. Compensation is hourly, based on experience. Seeking an individual who has excellent verbal and written communication skills with proficiency in Microsoft Office, social media, and has the ability to take initiative, prioritize tasks and work independently. Must have a high school diploma or GED, preferred two years college or work-related experience, be flexible with availability and clear the 4-H Youth Protection screening. Applications and a full job description can be obtained by calling the Extension office at 701.873.5195. Closing Date: 2/16/24.

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Mercer County Correctional


Do you value teamwork? Looking for a meaningful work environment? Keep reading!

Mercer County Sheriff’s Department has an opening for a full-time Correctional Officer/Dispatcher. Work schedule does involve shift work, weekends, and holidays – BUT you have a great team to work with! Excellent full benefit package. Some of the duties include: Dispatch and maintain radio contact with field personnel; record radio transmissions and phone calls; meet and assist persons coming into the Law Enforcement Center; effectively dispatch required emergency personnel; and perform duties relating to booking incoming prisoners and processing outgoing inmates. All training, equipment, and uniforms provided by Mercer County. Upon employment, the applicant must complete and pass oth­er required training. A GED equivalent or high school diploma, valid North Dakota Driver’s License, pre-employment drug testing and background check is required. Salary range is $20-$24.  Applications can be obtained from the Mercer County Sheriff’s Department by calling (701) 745-3333 or online at mercercountynd.com/government/employment. Upon completion, attach a cover letter and resume and return to: Mercer County Sheriff, “Job Application”, P.O. Box 39, Stanton, ND 58571. EOE

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