2500 28th Street - PO Box 57 - Slayton, MN 56172

Employment Opportunity

Phone: 507-836-1149
Fax: 507-836-6155
Address: PO Box 57, Slayton, MN  56172-0057

Employment Opportunity

Museum Coordinator

Murray County is taking applications for a part-time Museum Coordinator. This position is 30 hours per week.

This position works under the supervision of the County Administrator. The position is responsible for the development, execution, and management of the policies, programs, and initiatives of the Murray County Museums as determined by the County Board and Historical Society Board in the mission of preserving Murray County history.

Qualifications: Minimum of a High School diploma/GED and associate degree in related field and two years’ experience in museum work or education in related field, or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience which provides the requisite knowledge and abilities for this position. Valid driver’s license.

Preferred Qualifications: Supervision experience and building maintenance experience.
Salary: $22.56– $29.33 per hour
First Review of Applications will be May 10, 2023
Job Description

Regular Part Time Recycling Center Worker

Murray County is taking applications for a Part-time Recycling Center Worker. Days worked will be Monday – Friday, up to 29 hours per week.
This position is responsible for receiving and sorting recyclable materials into a homogenous, marketable product, via the use of platform scale, sorting table and baler. This position requires working in a timely matter and dealing with independent situations to keep up with the constant delivery of commingled recyclable material.

Duties include:

  • Sorting commingled recyclable material into homogenous bulk shipments.
  • Operate and maneuver forklift to unload trailers, move recyclable materials within the building and load trucks.
  • Bale material in accordance with shipping requirement.
  • Carry out regular preventive maintenance of forklift and equipment.
  • Record weights from a platform scale.
  • Complete necessary janitorial services to keep the facility clean and orderly.

Qualifications: H.S. Diploma/GED and a valid Driver’s License are required. Ability to obtain a forklift certificate within three months.  
Salary: $16.86 - $21.92 Per hour
First review of applications will be May 2, 2023
Posted: April 11, 2023
Job Description

Full Time Deputy Sheriff

Murray County is taking applications for a full-time Deputy Sheriff. Hours are a combination of days, nights, weekends, and holidays.                               

The purpose of this position is to protect life and property in Murray County and to enforce City Ordinances, County, State and Federal Laws. Duties include but are not limited to investigating criminal activity; interviewing victims, interrogating suspects; writing reports; responding to accidents; civil process; prisoner transport; evidence collection; serving warrants; executing of court orders; responding to law enforcement related calls and assist the County Sheriff.

Qualifications: Minimum of a High School diploma/GED and two-year degree in law enforcement or related field.

  • Must be licensed by the Minnesota Peace Officers Standards and Training Board and attend at least 48 hours continuing education every three years;
  • Valid MN Driver’s License;
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations;
  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals;
  • Ability to use leadership skills, to verbalize orders/commands so that the public and staff understand exactly what is being said and expected;
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals;
  • Must have received Bureau of Criminal Apprehension CJIS certification within one year of date of hire.

Salary Range: $26.87 - $34.93 per hour
Posted: April 7, 2023
Job Description

General Application Process

Notice to all applicants: ALL employment applications must be submitted using the Murray County Application available on this page. Resumes may be attached to that application, but resumes will ONLY be accepted if accompanied by the Murray County Employment Application. Please be sure to print your completed application, and sign and date it BEFORE submitting.

To apply for any open position with Murray County, please follow these steps.

  • Download the Murray County Employment Application specific to the job you are applying for
  • Print the Application
  • Submit your application by email, mail or walk-in.

Phone: 507-836-1149

By Email: rradke@co.murray.mn.us

By Mail:
Murray County Administrative Office
PO Box 57
Slayton, MN 56172

Murray County Administrative Office
2848 Broadway Avenue (Courts Building)
Slayton, MN 56172

Fax: 507-836-6155

Application Notes
Murray County Employment Applications are accepted for Open Positions ONLY.  Please check our position listings for the latest updates to our open positions.

Murray County is an Equal Opportunity Employer