March 21, 2023


Employment Application


The Union County Treasurer’s office is seeking a full time Deputy Treasurer.  The qualified candidate will have excellent computer skills, bookkeeping & accounting knowledge, as well as an excellent disposition and communication skills and be able to work in a fast paced environment.  The applicant must also have the ability to work well with the public and perform multiple tasks at once.  An upbeat attitude is a must!  This position is a full time salaried position with benefits and is based on a 37.5 hour work week.  Preference given to Union County residents.

Applications may be obtained online at or from the Union County Treasurer’s office.  Please call (605) 356-2391

The application deadline is 5 P.M February 10th, 2023.

Union County is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Union County Weed Sprayer/Operator

The Union County Weed Board is looking for chemical applicators for the 2023 season.  This is a seasonal position through the summer of 2023.  The positions would be ideal for college students or retired individuals.  Several positions available including lead foreman.  Applicants should be at least 18 years old and be willing/able to obtain their Commercial Certification.

Contact Shawn Tabke, Union County Weed & Pest, 209 E Main St, STE 120, Elk Point, SD 57025.  Application available at above link.  For more information call (605) 356-2321 or email Shawn at [email protected]



Job Opportunity


The Union County State’s Attorney’s Office will consider a law student to work within the office as a volunteer internship and/or a for-credit externship through your respective law school externship program.   This office has worked with law students for our SD Law School in Vermillion, SD as well as with Law Schools from other states.  Please call or contact State’s Attorney Jerry Miller to inquire about this opportunity.

Email me at [email protected] or call me at 605-356-2666

Director of Equalization Appraiser Position

The Union County Equalization Office is looking for a full-time Appraiser. Duties include appraising work in establishing property values, maintain files, answer inquiries from the public, perform clerical activities associated with record keeping, among other duties assigned by the Director of Equalization. Applicant must have high school diploma or GED, a valid driver’s license and must be able to obtain an Assessor’s Certificate from the South Dakota Department of Revenue within one year of employment. Applicant must be able to deal with the public in a friendly manner and must maintain certification through continual education. Previous construction experience and a knowledge of appraisal methods is preferred but not required. This is a full-time salaried position with benefits and based on a 37.5 hour work week.

Applications (link below) may be also obtained from the Director of Equalization office located in the basement of the courthouse at 209 E Main St, Ste 130 in Elk Point from 8:30 – 5:00 M-F.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Applications can be emailed to [email protected]

Application Form