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MnCHOICES Assessor- RN/PHN or Social Worker
Unit: Home and Community Based Services Assessment

This is a replace position in the Home and Community Based Services Assessment Unit. The primary responsibility of this position will be to complete MnCHOICES Assessments for the following programs: DD, EW. AC, CADI, CAC, BI, PCA, and Rule 185.

This position will be part of an interdisciplinary team comprised of a mix of disciplines and personnel with work experience in the areas of developmental disabilities (QDDP), RN/PHN, elderly, mental health (QMHP) and physical disabilities. Selection will be given to a person with the professional credentials and/or work experience that meets a gap in the composition of the team and the education and work experience requirements in accordance with MN Statute 256B.0911, Subd. 2b (b).  

We are accepting applications from certified public health nurses, registered nurses, and Social Workers with at least two years of home and community based experience and must be Merit System eligible. Preference will be given to certified public health or registered nurse applicants for this opening.

MnCHOICES Assessor must be able to complete and pass the required MnCHOICES Certified Assessor Training (MNCAT) and Certification Process.

Candidates for this position must be proficient in the use of electronic equipment and related software as MnCHOICES is electronic assessment tool only.  In addition, this position requires excellent organizational skills and accuracy/timely completion of paperwork due to the high volume of assessments to be completed annually by each Assessor.

Must be Merit System eligible as a social worker, or have Public Health Certification with at least one year community based experience.  Consideration may be given to an RN with two years of community based experience, based on applicant pool. Questions should be directed to Tamraa Goldenstein at X2482.  

How to applySocial Work Candidates must be eligible through the Minnesota Merit System. 

Submit Letter of Interest, Resume and County Application to: 
Connie Mort at or
Connie Mort
Kandiyohi County
2200 23rd Street NE  Suite 2020
Willmar, MN  56201

Posting Ends: 4:30 PM on Tuesday, August 4, 2020

Application Deadline: Required applications (Merit System) must be received by: August 4, 2020, at 4:30 PM.

 Kandiyohi County is an Equal Opportunity Employer 

Posted:  July 27, 2020



Part-time seasonal summer employment at County Park beaches.
American Red Cross/YMCA Lifeguard Certificate, CPR/First Aid Certification and waterfront certification required.
Must be 18 years of age. 
Kandiyohi County is offering to pay for the training of prospective lifeguards. 
Training is being offered at the Willmar YMCA, dates to be determined. 
Starting pay is $13.00/hour. 
Applications can be printed off of the County’s website; see link at the bottom of the page or via email to



 Kandiyohi County Family Services

Employment Opportunities:

To apply for potential future openings for the following positions: Social Workers, Eligibility Workers, Accounting Technician, Case Aide, Office Support, Child Support

When applying for Family Services vacancies, the application process for Kandiyohi County Family Services is slightly different than other county departments. 

  Please follow the instructions below carefully. 

Applicants must take the Merit Exam to be eligible for employment.  The link is below:

State of MN Merit System 

Click here to find more information from Kandiyohi County Health and Human Services.

 (Click on the word  Applications  below for a downloadable PDF file)   


Applications and Veteran's Preference Applications  can be picked up and submitted through the
Kandiyohi County Human Resources Director
Health and Human Services Building
2200 23rd Street NE, Suite 2020
Willmar, MN 56201 

(320) 231-6215

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