Portage County

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

    Resident Assistant
    Category: Healthcare
    The Resident Assistant, under the supervision of a nurse, provides assistance to residents requiring one on one cares, by constantly monitoring their condition and notifying licensed team members of any need for immediate care.  Duties include being sensitive and attentive to the resident’s psycho-social needs and communicating these needs to licensed staff. The Resident Assistant upholds the ...read more

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    Ray Heitzinger
    Phone:(715) 346-1327
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    Psychiatrist
    Category: Healthcare
    This position serves as Medical Director of mental health services for the department.  It provides direct psychiatric consultation to clinic staff as well as psycho diagnostic, psychotherapeutic, psychopharmacological and general psychiatric services to mental health clients; evaluations and recommendations to agencies referring clients in need of psychiatric assessment; and mental health ...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
    Food Service Aide- Lincoln Center
    Category: Food Industry and Restaurants
    This position assists in all food service functions as directed or instructed in accordance with Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC) nutrition policies and procedures. Food Service Aide should have interest in cooking, food and nutrition. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE High School diploma or equivalent required. Six months or more experience with assisting in the preparation and serving of ...read more

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    Ray Heitzinger
    Phone:(715) 346-1327
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    Lead Cook- Lincoln Center
    Category: Food Industry and Restaurants
    This position provides assistance in all dietary functions as directed or instructed in accordance with the Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC) nutrition policies and procedures. The Lead Cook should have keen interest in cooking, food and nutrition. This position supervises the work of employee(s) assisting in food preparation and cleanliness of Senior Nutrition Program.    EDUCATION AND ...read more

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    Ray Heitzinger
    Phone:(715) 346-1327
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    Communication Technician
    Category: Fire, Law Enforcement, and Security
    The major responsibility of the civilian Communication Technician for the Sheriff’s Department is the receiving of emergency and non-emergency calls for assistance; transmitting information and dispatching law enforcement, fire and/or medical personnel and appropriate equipment through the use of telephone and radio communications equipment.  Monitor all communication monitors.  Monitor and ...read more

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    Ray Heitzinger
    Phone:(715) 346-1327
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    County Patrol Manager
    Category: Information Technology
    The IT Network Supervisor will setup, configure, maintain, monitor, and troubleshoot the infrastructure environment including servers, networking equipment, and services. The Network Supervisor will possess the skills necessary to identify and troubleshoot reported issues and remedy minor issues on his own while receiving guidance during escalation on major issues. The Network Supervisor will ...read more

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    Ray Heitzinger
    Phone:(715) 346-1327
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    County Patrol Manager
    Category: Construction, Installation and Mechanical
    This is a supervisory and administrative position overseeing county highway maintenance and construction activities.  This position directly supervises all county highway construction and maintenance jobs which include asphalt paving, crackfilling, chipsealing, culvert and drainage work, grading, tree removals, etc.   This position exercises independent judgment in accomplishing daily work ...read more

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    Ray Heitzinger
    Phone:(715) 346-1327
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    Emergency Management Coordinator
    Category: Government
    The purpose of this position is to direct, develop, implement, exercise, and evaluate all-hazard emergency management programs for Portage County in accordance with local, state, and federal laws, rules, regulations, and plans, with an overall goal of integrating and improving County, citizen, business, and municipal resiliency.  The Emergency Management Coordinator coordinates the preparation ...read more

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    Ray Heitzinger
    Phone:(715) 346-1327
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    Dining Site Manager (on call)
    Category: Food Industry and Restaurants
    The On-Call Substitute Dining Site Manager is responsible for the successful operation of an Aging & Disability Resource Center 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 ...read more

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    Ray Heitzinger
    Phone:(715) 346-1327
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    EMT or EMT-P
    Category: Healthcare
    This on call 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 ...read more

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    Ray Heitzinger
    Phone:(715) 346-1327
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    Procurement Associate
    Category: Administrative, Support & Clerical
    This position is responsible for assisting the Purchasing Department in providing effective and efficient procurement services to Portage County.  These functions include, but are not limited to, processing requisitions, auditing procurement card transactions, processing purchase orders, sending out and tracking bids, proposals, and quotes, receiving and arranging delivery of merchandise, ...read more

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    Ray Heitzinger
    Phone:(715) 346-1327
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    Library Associate
    Category: Library Services
    This classification is responsible for a wide variety of library-related tasks that support the activities of the library at all library work locations, including but not limited to customer service activities at all service desks, clerical, programming, material handling, and data entry activities.   Must relate well with the public, other library staff, volunteers, children, and young adults, ...read more

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    Ray Heitzinger
    Phone:(715) 346-1327
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    Rangemaster
    Category: Sports and Recreation
    Work consists of registration of shooters at Dewey Shooting Range, collection of user fees, assistance to shooters, and general maintenance of the area.Education and Experience            High School diploma or equivalent            Valid Drivers License required.            Must be 18 years old. Wage: $10/60/hour Position works mid August until Nov. 16, 2018. Apply at: ...read more

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    Ray Heitzinger
    Phone:(715) 343-1327
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    Solid Waste Director
    Category: Government
    Major responsibilities of the position include maintaining the department’s facilities, programs and services, as well as performing public relations work.  The position is responsible for planning, developing, implementing, and evaluating programs to meet identified needs; setting goals, objectives and policies; researching, analyzing and evaluating Portage County’s integrated solid waste ...read more

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    Ray Heitzinger
    Phone:(715) 346-1327
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    Senior Finance Manager
    Category: Accounting
    This position directs and coordinates the overall financial management system of the Health and Human Services (HHS) and Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC).  This position also acts as a finance liaison and oversees the financial matters of other county funds and departments, such as Justice Programs, Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), Corporation Counsel, and others as assigned. ...read more

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    Ray Heitzinger
    Phone:(715) 346-1327
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    CPS Ongoing Supervisor
    Category: Non-Profit and Social Services
    This position develops, monitors, and evaluates child welfare programs and services. These services include child protective services, child welfare dispositional services, foster care coordination services, prevention of child abuse and neglect services and agency access services. It develops and monitors the section budget and supervises section staff.  MINIMUM ...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

    Contact

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