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Oregon Employment Department: Burns Office Job Listings in Harney County

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Harney County Public Health is seeking a Registered Nurse. The position requires performance of a variety of public health nursing duties to provide health/wellness services to educate the community about health related issues. Submit your résumé to Harney County Public Health, Director Jolene Cawlfield, 420 N Fairview, Burns, Oregon 97720 or by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by end of business on Friday, July 5, 2017. A complete job description may be found by following this link, or obtained by contacting Jolene by email or by phone at 541-573-8180. Follow this link to view the full job posting.



POSITION OVERVIEW: Under the supervision of the Harney County Fair Board, the Manager is responsible for the day to day operation of the fairgrounds, including the direct supervision of all personnel associated with operation of the fairgrounds. This position follows Fair Board policy, Harney County, State, and Federal regulations and advises the Fair Board with regard to such, as they apply to operation of the fairgrounds. The Manager will develop and recommend an annual budget to the Fair Board and will administer the budget within the parameters adopted by the County Court. This is a twelve month management position. Please follow this link to view the full job description



Harney County Justice Court is seeking letters of interest/résumés from individuals who are interested in working part time as a Court Assistant. The job consists of performing a combination of accounting and clerical duties related to the operations of Justice Court; maintaining records, receiving and posting payments, arranging for Court Sessions and providing general information to the public. REQUIREMENTS: knowledge of general office practices, procedures, accounting principles and computerized accounting practices. Knowledge of operation of office equipment, including personal computer and related word processing and spreadsheet software. Knowledge of legal English, spelling and composition. Equivalent to high school diploma and one year of office experience involving maintenance of account records or any satisfactory combination of experience and training which demonstrates the knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the above duties. Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing with the public, defendants and associates. Letters and resumes must be received by 5 p.m. on Wednesday, July 26, in Justice Court, 450 N Buena Vista, Burns, Oregon 97720; email is also acceptable: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Questions should be directed to Vicky Clemens at the above email address or by calling 541-573-2346. A complete job description also may be obtained through Vicky.


JOB QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Strong written and oral communication skills. Strong mathematical/analytical skills. Equivalent to graduation from a four year college of university with major coursework in business administration, forestry, agriculture, engineering or allied subjects, OR any satisfactory combination of experience & training which demonstrates that the above mentioned knowledge, skill and ability has been obtained. Must have a good working knowledge of computer skills, including various formats found as part of a normal PC operating system, i.e., Word, Excel, etc. Must have a good working knowledge of office procedures such as basic bookkeeping, filing, etc. Follow this link to view all job requirements. Please turn applications into the Employment Department. Beginning wage:  DOE.  This job posting closes July 21, 2017.