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Job Opening – Permit Specialist

General Summary: 20 hours per week; expected starting wage of $13.65 per hour

Under the general direction of the Building Department Coordinator, works closely with the public, contractors, and local officials to process permit applications, receive and receipt fees, balance cash reports, perform banking functions, and related tasks to comply with all permitting requirements related to new and existing construction. More specifically, the individual hired will:

  • Works closely with independent contractors hired to perform plan review, issuance of permits, and inspection of work performed.
  • Assist permit applicants, calculate fees, process applications according to established procedures, receive and respond to correspondence from applicants, process and document citizen complaints.
  • Performs data entry and maintains all electronic permit records in county software. Prepare various reports for use by departments as directed by the Coordinator.
  • Performs accounts payable and accounts receivable functions.
  • Collects monies, balances receipts and cash reports, and makes deposits. Performs other banking functions as required.
  • Perform routine office tasks, phones, mail, scheduling.

CLOSING DATE: Until filled

Job Opening – Friend of the Court Senior Enforcement Officer

The Friend of the Court, of the 27th Circuit Court in Oceana County, is accepting applications for the position of Senior Enforcement Officer.  Under the supervision of the Friend of the Court, monitors and enforces compliance with court orders primarily relating to child support issues and bench warrants.  Coordinates enforcement efforts and activities with law enforcement agencies.  Conducts pre-hearing interviews with clients and/or attorneys on delinquent child support accounts.  Attends sessions of the court relating to child support enforcement matters and responds to complaints regarding child support issues.

Employment Qualifications:

Education: Minimum job qualifications include a Bachelor’s Degree. Prefer coursework in areas of behavioral sciences, communications, legal studies and/or criminal justice.

Experience: four years of experience in a court setting with client contact and case management responsibilities. Prefer experience in a Friend of the Court office providing domestic relations and/or support services.

Other Requirements: Valid Michigan driver’s license

Ability to successfully pass pre-employment “criminal history” and background investigation

APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 14, 2017 at 5:00pm.

To apply, send a cover letter and a resume to the following address:

Oceana County Friend of the Court
Attn: William Cummins
100 S. State St.
STE M-10
Hart, MI. 49420