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Temporary Highway Positions


$15.00-$18.50 hourly

Closing Date:

This position is open until filled and has no closing date. Initial review due March 8, 2024.

Minimum Qualifications:

• Possession of a valid Driver’s license • At least 18 years of age or a High School graduate • Truck Driver: Class B Commercial Driver’s license with no restrictions on Air Brakes or Manual Transmission. Safety footwear required. POSITIONS AND SALARY: Laborer - $15.00 per hour (3) Industrial Mower - $16.50 per hour (5) Truck Driver - $18.50 per hour (3) Engineering Intern - $18.00 per hour (2)


Work Test Period:

Background Check:

Applicants selected for appointment must pass a criminal background check.

Drug Testing:

Applicants selected for appointment must take and pass a drug test.

Physical-Medical Standards:

Applicants must meet essential physical requirements of the position.

Employment Eligibility Verification:

All new employees must complete and sign employment eligibility verification form on the first day of employment. Documentation verifying identity and employment eligibility must be submitted within three days of the first day of employment.

Application Information:

Applications must be on official forms. Resumes will be accepted, but not in lieu of application. Application and Classification Specification may be obtained by contacting Lake County Human Resources Department, 616 Third Avenue, Two Harbors, MN, 55616; or Lake County Service Center, 99 Edison Boulevard, Silver Bay, MN, 55614; or website:; or call (218) 834-8323.


Applicants who wish to request accommodation to application process should contact Lake County Human Resources at (218) 834-8323.


Lake County is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, sex (including pregnancy), age, color, national origin, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, familial status, membership or activity in a local commission, genetic information, or any other protected classification.

Download Position Information:

Position Announcement


Lake County Application