Employment Opportunities


Help Wanted:

Applications are being accepted by McPherson County for a full time Weed & Pest Supervisor/Highway Department Employee. Successful candidates must have, or be able to obtain a Class A CDL and all needed spraying certificates. Starting salary is D.O.E.Q. and benefits are provided. Applications should be submitted by 5:00PM, April 6th, 2015. Please mail completed applications to:

McPherson County Auditor
PO Box 390
Leola, SD 57456

 To obtain an application or for more information contact the McPherson County Auditor’s office by calling 605-439-3314.

McPherson County is an equal opportunity employer.


Turner County is seeking to fill the position of 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.  Engineering background a plus.  Must have valid SD Commercial Drivers License.  Must pass pre-employment drug test.  Turner County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Deadline for applications is April 10, 2015 or until position is filled.  Apply at Turner County Auditor’s Office, PO Box 370, Parker, SD  57053, ph. 605-297-3153.

JERALD COUNTY HELP WANTED – Director of Equalization: 
The Jerauld County Board of Commissioners will be accepting applications
for the position of Director of Equalization until the position is filled.  Applications can be picked up at the Jerauld
County Auditor’s Office which is located in the Courthouse at 205 Wallace Ave.
S. in Wessington Springs, SD or call the Auditor at 605-539-9301.  Applications may be sent to PO Box 422 in
Wessington Springs, SD, or hand delivered to the Auditor’s office.  Jerauld County is an Equal Opportunity


Director of Equalization/Planning Director – Full-time position

Location: Butte County Director of Equalization Office, 839 5th Avenue, Belle Fourche, SD  57717

Job Description: Under the direction of the County Commissioners and the Department of Revenue, this person is responsible for performing administrative and managerial work associated with organizing, directing, coordinating and appraising of real estate located within the County for purpose of taxation.

The Planning Director will be responsible for issuing Building Permits and Septic Permits and performing other job duties that pertain to Planning in Butte County. The Planning Director is responsible for attending the Planning Meetings which are held once a month at 7:00 p.m. Posting of the meeting’s agenda, record and publish the minutes of each meeting are also a requirement. Posting and publishing public notices for public comment on final subdivision plats are also a requirement.

 Basic Eligibility Requirements: High School Diploma or G.E.D.  Experience in Real Estate Appraisal and/or Accounting Experience is desirable.  Must be certified or become certified within one year.

Preference will be given to Butte County residents but a non-resident wishing to apply for employment in Butte County is encouraged to do so and may apply to the Butte County Commissioners for a waiver.

Butte County offers an excellent Wage and Benefit Package.

Application Procedure: The Butte County Auditor’s office, which is located at 839 5th Avenue, Belle Fourche, SD  57717 is accepting resumes and/or applications.  Application forms are available at the Butte County Auditor’s office or by calling 605-892-4485.

The position will remain open until filled.

 Equal Opportunity Employer: Butte County is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and offers all benefits, services, education and employment opportunities without regard for ancestry, age, race, citizenship, color, creed, religion, gender, disability, national origin, sexual preference or veteran status.