Employment & Volunteer Opportunites


Missaukee County EMS – EMT Basic
Missaukee County is seeking qualified applicants for the casual, part-time position (minimum 24 hours per month) of EMT - Basic.  Duties include responding to emergency and non-emergency calls in a calm, efficient, and prompt manner by administering basic and advanced life support services to patients at the scene and in-route to the hospital.

Position reports to the EMS Coordinator.  Requires graduation from high school, Michigan EMT license and Michigan driver’s license. Vehicle extrication and minimum one year experience preferred.   Starting wage: $12.89/hr.; after training period: $13.14/hr. Drug screen and physical required prior to appointment.  Only qualified applicants meeting minimum requirements will be considered. Please send cover letter, resume and completed Missaukee County job application (available at the bottom of this page) to Missaukee County, Administration-Human Resources, 111 S. Canal St., PO Box 800, Lake City, MI  49651.  Positions open until filled.


Missaukee County Recycling Center Laborer Position
Missaukee County Recycling Center, 6240 W. Sanborn Road, Lake City, MI 49651


  • Grant based, non-union, Missaukee County employee, supervised by Missaukee Conservation District Manager.
  • Part-time position; average 19 hours per week; working Wednesday, 9 am to 5 pm; Saturday, 9 am to 1 pm.

EMPLOYMENT: Part-time, grant dependent

PAY RATE:$11.00 per hour

Under the direction of the Missaukee Recycling Center Manager this position will assist with collecting and processing of recycled materials. Essential duties and responsibilities include the following; other duties may be assigned.

  • Assist Missaukee County Recycling Center Lead Coordinator with processing of recycled materials.
  • Provide courteous service to Missaukee County Recycling Center customers.
  • Keep area clean.
  • Other duties as assigned.

The successful candidate must possess the following job requirements:

  • Ability to frequently lift 50 pounds, occasionally lift up to100 pounds
  • Ability to assist in material lifting on a daily basis
  • Ability to work within and contribute to a teamwork environment
  • Ability to communicate with a diverse customer base, and have exceptional, demonstrated customer service skills
  • Maintain a professional appearance and attitude
  • Be flexible and adaptable to change
  • Have mechanical knowledge
  • Able to drive skid steer
  • Have reliable transportation
  • Possess a valid driver’s license
  • Must be minimum 16 years of age
  • Must be able to pass a drug test

 To apply, please complete a Missaukee County Employment Application (available for download below) and send to Precia Garland, Missaukee County Administrator, POB 800, Lake City, MI 49651.  Position open until filled. MISSAUKEE COUNTY IS AN EOE/ADA EMPLOYER


Employment Application