Employment Opportunities



Buffalo County will be accepting applications for the position of Director of Equalization.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: Perform statutory duties of the Director of Equalization in accordance with SDCL Chapter 10 and SD Department of Revenue Interpretive Rules. Serve as Zoning Administrator with duties of providing applications for zoning, variances and conditional use permits, and conducting Zoning Board meetings. Issue & maintain 911 addresses for Buffalo County residences. The Director of Equalization must obtain a Certified Appraiser Assessor designation from the South Dakota Department of Revenue within one year of appointment. These requirements are to complete and pass the 5 IAAO courses, South Dakota Department of Revenue Basic Course and work one year in an Assessor’s office.

High School diploma or possess a GED Certificate.
A valid driver’s license.
Ability to read and understand maps, legal descriptions, plats, topographic maps and soil surveys.
Maintain good public relations with the public and other county employee’s.
Must be skilled in operating office equipment.
Willing to learn to use GIS equipment and soft wear, Arc Map and Microsoft office including work, excel & access.

Salary based on experience. Applications are available at the Buffalo County Auditor’s office or send resume to Buffalo County Auditor, PO Box 146; Gann Valley, SD 57341. Phone (605) 293-3217. Position open until filled.

Sully County Highway Superintendent

Sully County is accepting applications for the position of Sully County Highway Superintendent.  Applicant will be responsible for bridge and highway construction and maintenance, equipment operations and maintenance, supervision of county highway shop.  Must have working knowledge of a county highway system.  Must possess professional relationships with the general public and employees.  The Sully County Highway Superintendent is under the direct supervision of the Sully County Commission.

The Sully County Highway Superintendent must possess a valid South Dakota’s driver’s license and, if necessary, a South Dakota Commercial driver’s license.

Individuals interested in this position may obtain a job description and/or an application at the Sully County Auditor’s office, 700 Ash Avenue, Onida, SD  57564 or by requesting an application at (605) 258-2541.

Salary will depend on experience. Generous Benefits Program.
Closes: Open until filled.

Sully County is an Equal Opportunity Employer