Buffalo County
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    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

District Court Assistant Clerk

Assistant Clerk III

This is a fulltime office position. Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Applicant must possess excellent communication, organization, and computer skills. This position requires an understanding of confidentiality and discretion.


 Duties involve a variety of clerical functions including filing, data entry, scanning, printing, and telephone and in-person customer service. Strong applicants should have the ability to follow moderately complex directions under the supervision of the Clerk of the District Court and/or Chief Deputy.


  • Fulltime position
  • Pay based on experience.
  • Comprehensive benefit package


  • High School diploma or its equivalent required
  • Prior clerical and some legal office experience preferred.
  • Buffalo County EOE/AA/Veterans Preference

Application review will begin on 11/10/23 and continue until the position is filled. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Please click the link below for a full job description:

Full Job Description

Buffalo County Application

Applications available: http://buffalocounty.ne/gov/employment . Applicants may email their cover letter, resume, and completed Buffalo County application to the District Court, or a physical copy can be mailed or delivered to:

Cheryl Stabenow, Clerk of the District Court
Buffalo County Justice Center – Courthouse
1512 Central Avenue
PO Box 520
Kearney, NE 68848

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