• Emergency Management Director

    Norton County Clerk
    Job Description
          Norton County is seeking applicants for the position of Emergency Management Director. Under the supervision of the Board of County Commissioners, the Emergency preparedness Director is a non-exempt position under FLSA. This employee is responsible for providing direction and implementation of all aspects of emergency preparedness, including coordination of all public entities responding in times of disaster or emergency, training of personnel and conducting programs for the protection of lives and property from natural and man-made disasters and national security related events. The employee in this position schedules, trains, or schedules other instructors to train personnel, both paid and volunteer, in the proper procedures for dealing with public disasters and emergencies. The Director oversees the smooth operation of the department and generates ideas, which should improve the overall methods of response of emergency personnel to a variety of emergency situations.
          This is a full-time exempt position. Actual salary will be determined based on experience and skill level. Full-time positions offer paid single health insurance, dental and vision, KPERS retirement, sick and vacation leave and a life insurance policy.
          Applications are available at the Norton County Clerk's office at the Norton County Courthouse. Contact information is (785) 877-5710 or robert@nortoncountyks.gov.  EOE
     
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    Sept. 2017: TRAVELING KANSAS is a local production from Smoky Hills Public Television that highlights communities, people and attractions across the state. This episode explores the past and present with a spotlight on the restoration of several historic buildings in Norton and the economic development efforts throughout the county.

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    NORTON COUNTY MAGAZINE (Est. 2011) Covering the people, life, history and commerce of Norton County! The Magazine is published quarterly.  Thanks to great sponsors, the Norton County Magazine is free to Norton County residents in zip codes 67622, 67645, 67653 and 67654 as well as nearby community 67647. If you live in these zip code areas and are not receiving your issue, let us know.  To subscribe, send your name, mailing address and email address to Norton County Magazine, PO Box 163, Norton, KS 67654 with your check made payable to Frontier Community Foundation. The rate is $24 per year for 4 issues. Carolyn Applegate, Editor.  Contact Information:  (785) 877-3968

     

     

     

     

     

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    Norton County Community Foundation Launches Emergency Grant Funding Program In Response to COVID-19 PRESS RELEASE HERE

    U.S. Department of Labor Publishes Guidance Explaining Paid Sick Leave and Expanded Family and Medical Leave Under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act. CLICK HERE FOR WEBSITE.

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    State Street is Vying for $25K Cash Prize in National Contest Recognizing America's Main Streets CLICK HERE for Press Release   CLICK HERE to VOTE

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