County Administrator & Human Resources

Department Contact:
Monday - Friday 7:00-4:00blue green

231-237-0156 please call for appointments
administration@charlevoixcounty.org

Location:
301 State St.
Charlevoix, MI 49720

(County Building: main floor, 
front of building, enter from parking lot)


Staff:
Kevin Shepard, County Administrator / Human Resources Director
Lora Manning, Administration Resources Coordinator
Kevin Clements, Administrative Services Assistant

What W
e Do:
We are responsible for the oversight and day-to-day operations of Charlevoix County government, as directed by the Charlevoix County Board of Commissioners.  We also work in close coordination with other departments to maintain the operation of our infrastructure and facilities, particularly our Maintenance & Grounds and the IT & GIS Departments.  As neither have full-time dedicated office staff, in most cases we are the initial point of contact for the general public when communication is needed.  Another function of this office, is handling Human Resource issues and providing short term administrative support to departments in need.  We also manage the Parks Millage Fund application process, and are responsible for the overall website application of the county (note: each depa
rtment is responsible for the information and applications of its own webpage).        


EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
(Charlevoix County is an Equal Opportunity Employer)

EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION    

***Charlevoix County is an Equal Opportunity Employer


COMMISSION ON AGING PART-TIME COOK
 
Cook/part-time needed to cook for congregate and home delivered meals at the Charlevoix Senior Center in Charlevoix County. This position is part-time working up to 25 hours per week, no weekends, $11.45 per hour. Person must love to cook, be dependable and flexible. Applications are available on this page, please complete and return to Charlevoix County Human Resources, in person, by mail, or via email:  administration@charlevoixcounty.org.

 


FULL-TIME TRANSIT BUS DRIVER

Charlevoix County Transit is accepting applications for a Full-time Bus Driver position.  Qualified applicants will possess a CDL w/passenger endorsement and meet all bus driver certifications and licensing requirements, must comply with Federal DOT drug/alcohol testing requirements, meet State/Local physical exam requirements and have excellent customer service skills.  Applicants must have a minimum of one year of CDL driving experience with no at-fault accidents.  Deadline for submission of a County Application or Letter of Interest for internal applicants must be received by the Transit Manager no later than Friday, June 23, 2017. 

A full-time position is defined as 40 hours per week and includes benefits.    All shift hours/routes are subject change based service demands/agency needs of the agency

Please note:  There will be very limited time off (only accrued sick time 2) until after first anniversary of full-time employment.  Please take this into consideration when applying. 

Charlevoix County is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Drug Free, Smoke Free Work Place. 


PART-TIME TRANSIT DISPATCHER

Charlevoix County Transit is accepting applications for part-time dispatcher positions.  Qualified applicants must demonstrate strong problem solving, multi-tasking, interpersonal skills and computer skills.  Must be able to work in a fast paced environment performing duties such as scheduling transportation requests via phone, online services and/or smartphone apps. Other duties may include assigning vehicles and drivers to daily work schedules/routes, coordinating with local groups/organizations for requested service and coordinating with mechanics for vehicle service needs.   Must comply with Federal DOT drug/alcohol testing requirements as this is a safety sensitive position. Applicants must have reliable transportation. 

A part-time position is defined as under 30 hours per week.  Agency hours are Monday – Friday, 6am-7pm and Saturday, 8:30am-4:30pm and part-time shifts are based on service demands therefore are subject to change. 

Applications can be obtained at the Transit’s Business Office, 1050 Brockway, Boyne City, MI or online at www.charlevoixcounty.org   Deadline for application submission is June 23, 2017.

Charlevoix County is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Drug Free, Smoke Free Work Place. 


We are seeking QUALIFIED candidates to fill the position of Commission on Aging Director.  This position reports to the county Board of Commissioners. The Board of Commissioners and the Director are supported by the Charlevoix County Commission on Aging Board, which serves in an advisory capacity.

The Director is responsible for all aspects of the department including (but not limited to) in-home respite and personal care services, assessment services, congregate and in-home meal services, health and wellness programs, senior centers and office and support staff.

The ideal candidate would possess an undergraduate degree in either Human Services or Business/Public Administration, have ten or more years of proven leadership experience in the health and human services industry in either the public or private sector. Charlevoix County offers a competitive salary and benefits package (minimum $55,000 to start), commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Preference will be given to those individuals with strong leadership skills and experience in strategic planning, business analysis, policy formulation and implementation, and organizational development.

This position requires occasional night meetings and/or weekend events. Ability and means of reliable travel between multiple facilities and locations on a daily basis is mandatory. Computer skills are a must, and the physical ability to lift or move 10 pounds is necessary.

Cover letter, resume and Charlevoix County application (found on our website) must be submitted as a complete package to Charlevoix County Human Resources. Your complete package (packages NOT containing cover, resume and application will not be accepted) may be delivered via email, in person, or regular mail to: Human Resources, 301 State St., Charlevoix, MI 49720.


MECHANICAL AND PLUMBING INSPECTOR

Applicants for this full time position (with benefits package) must be able to be registered, or provisionally registered, as an inspector through the State of Michigan in the Mechanical and Plumbing trade under the provisions of P.A. 54 of 1986.  Individual must possess good communication skills, have typing/keyboarding experience and have the ability to learn and understand the provisions of the Mechanical and Plumbing code.  Individual must possess a valid driver's license.  Contact Kevin Schlickau, Building Official, for more details at 231-547-7236, or complete the Employment Application located above and return to the Administration and Human Resources Department.  Applications may be delivered, mailed, or submitted by email to: administration@charlevoixcounty.org.


CHARLEVOIX COUNTY BUILDING INSPECTOR

Applicants for this full time position (with benefits package) must be able to be registered, or provisionally registered, as an inspector through the State of Michigan in the Building trade under the provisions of P.A. 54 of 1986.  Individual must possess good communication skills, have typing/keyboarding experience and have the ability to learn and understand the provisions of the Building code.  Individual must possess a valid driver's license.  Contact Kevin Schlickau, Building Official, for more details at 231-547-7236, or complete the Employment Application located above and return to the Administration and Human Resources Department.  Applications may be delivered, mailed, or submitted by email to: administration@charlevoixcounty.org.


IRONTON FERRY
(2) DECK HAND POSITIONS AVAILABLE 

The Ironton Ferry is looking for two seasonal deckhands, which runs from April through November.  Must be available for all shifts, ranging from 6:00 am to 11:00 pm, including some weekends. 

Assist the ferry’s Captain by operating lift gate on each landing, collecting tolls, and other general tasks needed in the routine operation of the ferry. 

Duties of the job will require: standing for large portions of your shift, working in sun, rain and other elements, communicating one on one with drivers, walkers and cyclists, ability to do basic math with quick and accurate change making skills.

If you are interested in this position, please complete the employment application provided on the “Employment Opportunities” page of the charlevoixcounty.org website and submit to:

Human Resources, 301 State St., Charlevoix, MI  49720

administration@charlevoixcounty.org

in person to the Human Resources office
on the main floor of the County Building at
310 State Street in Charlevoix.


CHARLEVOIX COUNTY TRANSIT
PART-TIME TRANSIT BUS DRIVERS

Charlevoix County Transit is accepting applications for part-time bus driver positions. Qualified applicants will possess a CDL w/passenger endorsement and meet all bus driver certifications and licensing requirements, must comply with Federal DOT drug/alcohol testing requirements and meet State/Local physical exam requirements. Applicants willing to obtain appropriate licensing will also be considered.

A part-time position is defined as under 30 hours per week. Agency hours are Monday – Friday, 6am-7pm and Saturday, 8:30am-4:30pm and part-time shifts are scheduled weekly based on need.

Applications can be obtained at the Transit’s Business Office, 1050 Brockway, Boyne City, MI or online at www.charlevoixcounty.org

Charlevoix County is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Drug Free, Smoke Free Work Place.


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