Buffalo County
  • Buffalo County - Facilities OMP

    Facilities General Maintenance Worker

    Buffalo County Facilities currently has a position open for a general maintenance worker. Experience in building maintenance and/or commercial construction is preferred, but we are willing to train the right person.

    General Purpose
    Perform work involving general, electrical, plumbing and/or HVAC maintenance and repair of County buildings and grounds, which may also include, but is not limited to, the installation and maintenance of equipment and utilities, and some remodel/new construction. Applicants must complete a standard application, available at www.buffalocounty.ne.gov/EMPLOYMENT. Applicants must also submit a resume and cover letter. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

    Minimum Qualifications

    • High school education or equivalent is preferred. Some advanced education and/or skills training is strongly preferred.
    • Thorough knowledge of methods, materials and techniques utilized in general building maintenance and/or general commercial construction is required.
    • Ability to safely operate some machinery is preferred, such as mowers, skidsteer, forklift, etc.
    • Ability to understand and follow both oral and written instructions, and ability to work efficiently and complete duties with minimal supervision.
    • Ability to maintain confidentiality.
    • Ability to establish and maintain positive rapport with supervisors, fellow employees and the general public while presenting a positive image for the County.
    • Applicants must be able to comply with all physical requirements as required by the position and must pass a background check.
    • Applicants must possess a valid Nebraska Driver's License and be eligible to be insured under the County's insurance policies.


    • This position is a non-exempt position.
    • Starting wage will be $17.00 - $25.00 per hour, depending upon qualifications.
    • Comprehensive benefit package including retirement.

    Application submission
    Please submit complete application, resume and cover letter to:

    Buffalo County Board Administrator 1512 Central Avenue
    PO Box 1270
    Kearney, NE 68848

    Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Initial application review will be made on 9/8/2023

    EOE/ AA/Veterans Preference

  • September 28th, 2023 - Execution Sale

    Said sale to be held at 9:00 o’clock a.m. on the 28th day of September, 2023 at the Buffalo County South Impound Lot - located at 321 Central Ave, City of Kearney, Buffalo County, Nebraska.

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If you have information about a crime that has been committed in Buffalo County, you can inform law enforcement personnel without giving up your identity.

Crimestoppers is an organization that is designed to accommodate the responsible citizens of this area. This is done by providing them with a secure and convenient way to communicate with our local law enforcement officials, in an effort to support their investigative responsibilities. Individuals are encouraged to do the right thing and provide information about crimes committed in Kearney and Buffalo County. They can make a little money if interested, and remain 100% anonymous. Guaranteed. A civilian board governs Crimestoppers and is headed by President John Cahill. This board manages and promotes the Crimestoppers organization and raises money for its rewards. These rewards are paid when the information provided leads to an arrest or conviction. Crimestoppers does not receive any government assistance. If you would like to participate on the Crimstopper board and help promote "The Right Thing To Do" please contact Mr. Cahill at jmchuskers@aol.com.

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Locally 308-237-3424
Toll Free 877-237-3424

Contact Info
Email: 9098@buffalocounty.ne.gov
Address: P.O. Box 222, Kearney, NE 68848-0222
Phone: Locally 308-237-3424 Toll Free 877-237-3424


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