Employment & Volunteer Opportunities


Missaukee County - Building Official

Missaukee County is seeking qualified applicants for the full-time position of Building Official.  Duties include conducting on-site inspections of structures under construction and existing buildings to ensure conformity to all applicable building codes.  Consults with outside agencies as necessary to ensure proper interpretation/application of building codes. Issues Certificates of Occupancy when jobs are completed in compliance with all applicable building codes and ordinances.

Educational requirement: Associate degree or equivalent with specific knowledge of building trades and Michigan building codes.  Possess three or more years’ experience in building trades involving residential and commercial construction.  Possess a working knowledge and understanding of state building codes and local ordinances.  Considerable knowledge in carpentry, concrete work and skill in applying all applicable building codes.  A full job description is available for download below. Act 54 certification as a Building Inspector is required.  Only qualified applicants meeting minimum requirements will be considered. Please send cover letter, resume, and completed county job application (available for download below) to Missaukee County, Administration-Human Resources, 111 S. Canal St., PO Box 800, Lake City, MI or via e-mail to kberend@missaukee.org.  Applications due by 5 PM, Mon., June 17, 2024.

Full Job Description

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Missaukee County Deputy Treasurer

Missaukee County is seeking qualified applicants for the full-time position of Deputy Treasurer. Position reports to the Elected County Treasurer. Starting pay if $15.3428; $19.7402 after three years. Benefits include health insurance and paid time off; all compensation and fringe benefits in accordance with AFSCME collective bargaining agreement. Please send cover letter, resume, and completed Missaukee County job application (available for download below) to: Missaukee County/Administration-Human Resources, 111 S. Canal St., P.O. Box 800, Lake City, MI 49651. Position open until filled. Full details available by clicking here.

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Missaukee County Deputy Sheriff

Missaukee County is accepting applications for a full time Deputy Sheriff. Applicants must be MCOLES certified/certifiable, possess a valid driver’s license, and be able to pass background check, physical and drug screen. Starting pay is $23.50 per hour with a step increase to $30.08 after three years. The position includes full benefits to include but not limited to:  medical, dental, vision, MERS hybrid pension plan. Application forms are available for download below and must be submitted to the Missaukee Co. Sheriff’s Office or emailed to a.kearns@missaukeesheriff.net

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Missaukee County Sheriff Application
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