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If you are interested in applying for a position with the County of Houghton, you may print and complete the applications below. The application is presented in PDF format. If you can not view the documents, you will need to install the latest version of the Adobe Acrobat Reader ®.

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Employment Opportunities

June 28, 2022

Desktop Support Technician

Houghton County is accepting applications for a part-time desktop support technician.

The technician's role would be to support and maintain organizational computer systems, desktops, peripherals, and other technology as assigned. Including (but is not limited to) installing, diagnosing, repairing, maintaining, and upgrading organizational hardware, software, and equipment.

The ideal candidate will possess the ability to troubleshoot problem areas as guided by senior level personnel (in person, by telephone/remote tools, or via work order) in a timely and accurate manner while providing end-user assistance when warranted.

Applicants must have experience in technical support and be familiar with common operating systems, office software and basic networking standards. This is not a remote work position.

Applications are available at the top of this page. Applications and any additional information may be sent to

May 3, 2022

Friend of the Court Caseworker/Legal Secretary

The Houghton County Friend of the Court office is accepting applications for: Caseworker/Legal Secretary

-Full-time/entry level T-06 union position

-Pursuant to DHHS requirements, a background check is required for this position

Qualifications include but not limited to:

-High School graduation or equivalent

-Advanced coursework in word processing, Excel, and legal secretarial areas

-Applicant must be able to type 60 wpm, and pass a clerical test

Full job description is available at the Friend of the Court Office Applications
are available at the Friend of the Court office 401 E. Houghton Ave, Houghton, MI
49931 or through the link at the top of this page.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Houghton County is an Equal Opportunity Employer



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