Portage County

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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

    Finance Treasury Coordinator
    Category: Accounting
    Do you have strong skills in accounting and financial functions? Do you have the desire to serve? The Portage County Finance Department has a full time opportunity available!Portage County offers a robust benefit package for this position. Benefits include;State of Wisconsin Retirement PlanHealth insurance- your choice of two health plans- (Health Savings Account associated with the High ...read more

    Contact

    Ray Heitzinger
    Phone:(715) 346-1327
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    Park Seasonal positions
    Category: Sports and Recreation
    Park Managers:Perform park clean up and custodial duties and are responsible for collection of fees and the enforcement of park rules at area County Parks; includes working weekends, rotating shifts and days off.  Employment runs May through October. 5 positions.  Assistant Park Managers:  Perform park clean up and custodial duties and are responsible for collection of fees and the enforcement of ...read more

    Contact

    Ray Heitzinger
    Phone:(715) 346-1327
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    Highway Laborer- seasonal
    Category: Construction, Installation and Mechanical
    Do you possess a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) and have the desire to work with heavy equipment? Are you the type who likes to get your hands dirty and aren’t afraid of hard work? Portage County has openings during the construction season. Check us out!A seasonal position does not have a benefit package.This is a brief description of the job duties:This seasonal position is responsible for the ...read more

    Contact

    Ray Heitzinger
    Phone:(715) 346-1327
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    Highway Summer Help
    Category: Entry Level
    Are you looking for summer employment? Do you enjoy working outdoors and manual labor? Portage County Highway Department has positions available!Seasonal employment does not offer a benefit package.This is a brief summary of the job duties:Employees in this position are responsible for the performance of work of the manual nature for the maintenance and construction of roads.  Work may also extend ...read more

    Contact

    Ray Heitzinger
    Phone:(715) 346-1327
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    Licensed Practical Nurse
    Category: Healthcare
    Do you have the desire to work in the area’s best run nursing home? Do you have nursing skills and the desire to serve elderly residents and those recovering from surgery? The Portage County Health Care Center has opportunities for you!Portage County offers a robust benefit package for permanent positions working more than 20 hours/week. Benefits include;State of Wisconsin Retirement PlanHealth ...read more

    Contact

    Ray Heitzinger
    Phone:(715) 346-1327
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    Community Health Nurse
    Category: Healthcare
    Are you a Registered Nurse looking to work the traditional Monday through Friday, day shift? Do you have knowledge of chronically mentally ill and psychotropic medications? Portage County has an opportunity for you! Portage County offers a robust benefit package for this position. Benefits include;State of Wisconsin Retirement PlanHealth insurance- your choice of two health plans- (Health Savings ...read more

    Contact

    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
    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

    Contact

    Ray Heitzinger
    Phone:(715) 346-1327
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    LTE Social Worker
    Category: Non-Profit and Social Services
     POSITION SUMMARY  This limited term position provides dispositional services to a complex caseload of child welfare cases involving child abuse/neglect, substitute care for children.  It also includes services for step parent adoptions and independent living skills training for teens in foster care.  It provides counseling/case management service to parents and children/adolescents and services ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(715) 346-1327
    Fax:(715) 343-6274
    Social Worker
    Category: Non-Profit and Social Services
    POSITION SUMMARY  This position provides dispositional services to a complex caseload of child welfare cases involving child abuse/neglect, substitute care for children.  It also includes services for step parent adoptions and independent living skills training for teens in foster care.  It provides counseling/case management service to parents and children/adolescents and services to the ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(715) 346-1327
    Fax:(715) 343-6274

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