Portage County

  • Government
1462 Strongs Avenue
Stevens Point, WI 54481
(715) 346-1997
(715)346-1995 (fax)
  • Jobs

    Food Service Aide/Relief Lead Cook
    Category: Food Industry and Restaurants
    This position assists in all dietary functions as directed or instructed in accordance with Portage County Health Care Center dietary policies and procedures. Supervises other employees when relieving as Lead Cook.Minimum Requirements:  High School diploma or equivalent required.Experience with assisting in the preparation and serving of food in an institutional setting preferred.Knowledge of ...read more

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    Ray Heitzinger
    Phone:(715) 346-1327
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    Food Service Aide
    Category: Food Industry and Restaurants
    This position assists in all dietary functions as directed or instructed in accordance with Portage County Health Care Center dietary policies and procedures.Minimum Requirements:  High School diploma or equivalent required.Experience with assisting in the preparation and serving of food in an institutional setting preferred.Must possess the ability to deal tactfully with residents, family ...read more

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    Ray Heitzinger
    Phone:(715) 346-1327
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    EMT or Paramedic
    Category: Fire, Law Enforcement, and Security
    This position provides non-transport emergency medical service (EMS) response to medical/trauma related emergencies at events throughout Portage County.  This position will provide services as an emergency medical services practitioner, operating at a level of care consistent with their license, the license of the County, and the plan approved by the Medical Director.  This position will operate ...read more

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    Ray Heitzinger
    Phone:(715) 346-1327
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    Social Worker
    Category: Non-Profit and Social Services
    This position specializes in developing, implementing and monitoring Safety and Protective Plans in accordance with Wisconsin Children’s Code (Chapter 48), Wisconsin’s Child Protective Services Safety Intervention Standards, Wisconsin’s Child Protective Services Access and Initial Assessment Standards,and Wisconsin Department of Children’s Ongoing Services Standards. The in home safety caseworker ...read more

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    Ray Heitzinger
    Phone:(715) 346-1327
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    Deputy Sheriff Eligibility List
    Category: Fire, Law Enforcement, and Security
    This position is to maintain the most effective enforcement of Federal and State laws and ordinances for the preservation of public peace, protection of property, prevention of crime, and the arrest and conviction of violators.  This is a law enforcement position with arrest powers.  Work is performed in accordance with prescribed regulations and is reviewed by a supervisor through conferences, ...read more

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    Ray Heitzinger
    Phone:(715) 346-1327
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    Dining Site Manager- on call
    Category: Customer Services
    The On-Call Substitute Dining Site Manager is responsible for the successful operation of an ADRC noon meal site in the absence of the permanent Dining Site Manager.  Responsibilities include: oversight of food service and activities for the congregate site; packing meals for home delivery; volunteer supervision; recordkeeping. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Education and Experience Food service ...read more

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    Ray Heitzinger
    Phone:(715) 346-1327
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    Economic Support Specialist
    Category: Non-Profit and Social Services
    This position provides initial and continued eligibility determinations for public assistance benefits administered through the agency.  The position screens and interviews applicants for various financial and economic relief programs.  The position involves considerable contact with customers, agency staff, and other community agencies.  The position fields calls from applicants, recipients and ...read more

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    Ray Heitzinger
    Phone:(715) 346-1327
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    Social Worker
    Category: Non-Profit and Social Services
    This position provides a full range of Social Service functions in the areas of conducting admissions, discharge planning, assisting residents to attain and maintain the highest quality of life possible, meeting each resident’s psychosocial needs, and by taking the position of advocate to assure the resident rights are maintained. This position also involves assisting the Administrator and ...read more

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    Ray Heitzinger
    Phone:(715) 346-1327
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    Grounds Keeper
    Category: Facilities, Maintenance, and Repair
    This position is a self-motivated and primarily self-directed position responsible for the daily and continued care of County owned grounds.  The incumbent is responsible for the maintenance and repair of all grounds maintenance equipment and for the development and execution of all preventative maintenance schedules.  This position is responsible for all aspects of grounds maintenance including ...read more

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    Ray Heitzinger
    Phone:(715) 346-1327
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    Child Support Specialist
    Category: Non-Profit and Social Services
    This position performs duties relating to the child support program regarding the establishment, enforcement and collection of child support and medical support payments for children by complying with federal regulations, state and administrative laws.  Duties include interviewing clients, explaining policies and procedures to clients, collecting and reviewing information related to the ...read more

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    Ray Heitzinger
    Phone:(715) 346-1327
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    Highway Laborer
    Category: Construction, Installation and Mechanical
    Employees in this class are responsible for the performance of a variety of work of the manual nature related to the maintenance and construction of roads.  Work may also extend into the operating of a variety of light and medium level equipment.  Generally no supervision is given to other employees and direct supervision is received from a supervisor.Minimum Qualifications- Education and ...read more

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    Ray Heitzinger
    Phone:(715) 346-1327
    Fax:(715) 343-6370
    Parks Specialist
    Category: Government
    Under general supervision performs maintenance, renovation and development of park facilities and grounds, responsible for the daily trail and park operations, and enforcement of trail and park rules.  MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS- EDUCATION AND TRAINING            Bachelor’s degree in natural resources management, recreation or closely related field.            Three years related field experience ...read more

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    Ray Heitzinger
    Phone:(715) 346-1327
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    Assistant Commissioner/County Engineer
    Category: Engineering/Design
    This is a supervisory and administrative position responsible for the planning, design, supervision, and coordination of highway and bridge projects for the Portage County Highway Department.  Independent judgment is exercised in determining work priorities; however, overall responsibility rests with the Highway Commissioner.  The position provides supervisory and administrative support for all ...read more

    Contact

    Ray Heitzinger
    Phone:(715) 346-1327
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
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    • Patty Dreier
    • Carley Prochaska
    • Lisa Roth