Portage County

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

    It is the mission of Portage County government to enhance the quality of life for all its residents by providing fiscally responsible services that enable our citizens to build productive communities, families and lives.

  • Jobs

    Certified Nursing Assistant
    Category: Healthcare
    Do you enjoy working with elderly and those in need of physical rehabilitation? Portage County Health Care Center has openings for Certified Nursing Assistants (Nurse Aide). These positions assist in the care of our family; the people who have chosen to live in our home. We have a great opportunity to join the dedicated and passionate team at Portage County! We have part-time, ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(715) 343-6370
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    RN - Part-time
    Category: Healthcare
    We are hiring for a part time Registered Nurse.  Do you enjoy serving the elderly and those going through physical rehab? Do you have good nursing skills and the desire to work with our family at the Portage County Health Care Center? The County operates a skilled nursing home where we care for family members and those who are recuperating from illness or surgery. Our people are what make us ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(715) 343-6370
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    On Call - RN
    Category: Healthcare
    We are hiring for On-Call Registered Nurse's.  Do you enjoy serving the elderly and those going through physical rehab? Do you have good nursing skills and the desire to work with our family at the Portage County Health Care Center? The County operates a skilled nursing home where we care for family members and those who are recuperating from illness or surgery. Our people are what make us ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(715) 343-3670
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    Food Service Aide / Relief Cook
    Category: Food Industry and Restaurants
    Do you enjoy cooking for others and want to serve food with a purpose? Do you currently cook but want to use your culinary experience by cooking from scratch?  Come join a team where we take our love for food and share our passion with residents at the Portage County Health Care Center. We currently have a part time (37.5 hrs/week) opportunity as a Food Service Aide which also fills in as ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(715) 343-6370
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    LPN - part-time
    Category: Healthcare
    We are hiring for a part-time Licensed Practical Nurse.  Do you enjoy serving the elderly and those going through physical rehab? Do you have good nursing skills and the desire to work with our family at the Portage County Health Care Center? The County operates a skilled nursing home where we care for family members and those who are recuperating from illness or surgery. Our people are what make ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(715) 343-6370
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    LPN - On Call
    Category: Healthcare
    The Portage County Health Care Center is looking to hire an On-call LPN!  Come join the passionate and dedicated Portage County team!Position Summary: Provide direct nursing care to the residents and supervises the day to day nursing activities performed by certified nursing assistants and nutritional aides.  Supervision must be in accordance with current Federal, State, and local standards, ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(715) 343-6370
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    Civil Technician
    Category: Construction, Installation and Mechanical
    The Portage County Highway department has a seasonal opening as a Civil Technician. This position will start in May! This position works 4 days a week, so you can enjoy a 3 DAY WEEKEND during the spring and summer!The primary job responsibilities include:Assist staff in various aspects of management of road construction workInterpret construction plansQuantify and document completed workAssist ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(715) 343-6370
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    Community Services Program Assistant
    Category: Non-Profit and Social Services
    The Portage County Health & Human Services department has a full time Community Services Program Assistant opening!What are the primary job duties?Provision of independent living skills, household organization skills, money management, and assistance with medication reminders for consumers with Serious and Persistent Mental Illness enrolled in the Comprehensive Community Services Program, which ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(715) 343-6370
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    Food Service Aide
    Category: Food Industry and Restaurants
    Do you have some food preparation experience and the desire to serve the family of the Portage County Health Care Center? We currently have a part time opportunity as a Food Service Aide This is a great opportunity for the right person looking to pick up some part time hours! This position is approximately 4.5 hrs per week.Comfortable, cool kitchen - not hot or greasyNon-fast food type ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(715) 343-6370
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    Administrative Associate I
    Category: Administrative, Support & Clerical
    Do you have a friendly personality and have medical office administrative experience?  The Portage County Health and Human Services department is hiring for an Administrative Associate!  What are the essential functions of the position?Provides Agency-wide Reception Services, which includes:Acknowledges, greets and assists customers in a friendly and professional manner.Answers incoming phone ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(715) 343-6370
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    4-H Summer Assistant
    Category: Administrative, Support & Clerical
    Looking for a wonderful part-time opportunity during the summer?  UW Extension is hiring for a 4-H Summer Assistant!What is a summary of this position? The primary responsibility of the 4-H Summer Assistant is to assist the full-time 4-H Youth Development Agent in coordinating and teaching summer youth programs and to work closely with the Portage County UW-Extension staff involved with summer ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(715) 343-6370
    Fax:(715) 346-1995
    Horticulture Assistant
    Category: Agricultural, Forestry & Fishing
    Do you have experience in agriculture or horticulture and are looking for a great Summer part-time job?  UW Extension is hiring a part-time Horticulture Assistant to work approximately 20 hours per week!What are the primary duties?Assist individuals in dealing with problems in the general field of horticulture.Handle test forms/reports for soil, tissue, forage and identification samples.Provide ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(715) 343-6370
    Fax:(715)346-1995
    Child Support Specialist
    Category: Non-Profit and Social Services
    The Portage County Health and Human Services Department is looking to hire a Child Support Specialist.What are the primary job duties?Interviews clients in order to establish and/or enforce child support and medical coverage for children; either when parties are married and separate or a Voluntary Paternity Acknowledgement has been filed. Establish child support, medical coverage and determine any ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(715) 343-6370
    Fax:(715) 346-1995
    Food Service Aide / Relief Cook (30 hrs/week)
    Category: Food Industry and Restaurants
    Do you enjoy cooking for others and want to serve food with a purpose? Do you currently cook but want to use your culinary experience by cooking from scratch?  Come join a team where we take our love for food and share our passion with residents at the Portage County Health Care Center. We currently have a part time (30 hrs/week) opportunity as a Food Service Aide which also fills in as ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(715) 343-6370
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    Social Worker - full time
    Category: Non-Profit and Social Services
    Do you have the passion and desire to make a difference in the Human Service field?  The Portage County Health and Human Service department has a full time Social Worker position opening in the Special Needs Section.What are the primary responsibilities of this position? Facilitates coordinated service teams for Comprehensive Community Services, which includes:Conducts functional screening to ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(715) 343-6370
    Dietitian
    Category: Personal Care and Services
    The Portage County Health Care Center is looking to hire a Dietitian to work 20 hours per week!  This position is also eligible to receive benefits!What are some of the main job responsibilities?Assume the administrative authority, responsibility, and accountability of implementing dietary clinical services.Attend and participate in resident assessment meetings and the conducting of resident ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(715) 343-6370
    Summer Help - Highway
    Category: Construction, Installation and Mechanical
    The Portage County Highway department is currently hiring Summer Help.These positions will start in May!These are great positions, especially if you enjoy working outdoors.Additionally, these positions work 4 days a week, so you can enjoy a 3 day weekend!What are the main job responsibilities?Operate industrial tractors for roadside maintenanceCollect refuse from various roadways and other similar ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(715) 343-6370
    Seasonal General Laborer - Highway
    Category: Construction, Installation and Mechanical
    The Portage County Highway department is hiring Seasonal General Laborer positions that will start in May!  These are great positions, especially if you enjoy working outdoors.  Additionally, these positions work 4 days a week, so you can enjoy a 3 DAY WEEKEND!What are the primary job duties?Perform manual road construction and maintenance tasks. Install and remove snow fenceReplace guardrail, ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(715) 343-6370
    Seasonal Mowing & Maintenance - Parks
    Category: Sports and Recreation
    Are you seeking seasonal employment? Do you love to be outdoors? Portage County Parks Department has Seasonal Mowing & Maintenance openings to consider!  Positions typically begin in May and may work until later in the fall. Below are the main job responsibilities:Mows grassLandscapes and removes trees, brush and stumpsCleans bathrooms and picks up garbage in outlying areasPerforms roofing, ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(715) 343-6370
    Seasonal Park Manager & Assistant Park Manager
    Category: Sports and Recreation
    Do you enjoy working outdoors, serving citizens, and are seeking seasonal employment? The Portage County Parks Department has Seasonal Park Manager and Assistant Park Manager opportunities available. Positions typically begin in May and may work until later in the fall. Some positions end earlier to accommodate school schedules. Seasonal Assistant Park Manager- $10.95/hour Seasonal Park ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(715) 346-1997
    Fax:(715)346-1995
  • Whom to Contact

    • Carley Prochaska
    • Lisa Roth