Lake Area Jobs

In Madison, you’ll discover a progressive community nestled between two lakes. Located 50 miles northwest of Sioux Falls, South Dakota’s largest city, Madison possesses small town hospitality with an unmistakable energy.

With a prosperous manufacturing center, business and entrepreneurial friendly environment, reputable healthcare system, excellent schools, full-service community center for personal and family wellness, an aquatics center, and nationally-recognized state university, Madison is full of opportunities and offers an unmatched quality of life.

Madison is surrounded by five lakes, two state parks and two golf courses. We offer limitless recreational activities and a warm community spirit.

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Madison, SD 57042
Open Date: 08/16/2017

Human Resource Generalist (Part-Time)

Recruits applicants, write and post job advertisements, conduct interviews and background checks, conduct new employee orientation and ongoing training, maintain employee records and HR database, handle employee relations, and exit interviews. 3 days per week. 8am to 5pm. No Weekends. Visit our website for more information about Valiant Living.

Valiant Living
706 SW 7th Street
Madison, SD 57042
Open Date: 08/21/2017

Overnight Awake (Full-Time & Part-Time)

Responsible for assisting with daily living activities during the overnight hours within a home for adults with developmental disabilities. Responsibilities include implementing programs as determined by the person's planning team, attending to health and medical needs, following general and specific behavior management practices, some meal preparation for the day, completing preventive maintenance/cleaning duties/laundry, and maintaining accurate records of services provided. Visit our website for more information about Valiant Living.

Valiant Living
706 SW 7th Street
Madison, 57042
Open Date: 08/21/2017

Direct Support Professional (Full-Time & Part-Time)

Provide services and supports for adults with developmental disabilities in their home setting. Responsibilities include implementing programs as determined by the person's planning team, attending to health and medical needs, following general and specific behavior management practices, meal preparation, completing preventive maintenance/cleaning duties/laundry, and maintaining accurate records of services provided. Visit our website for more information about Valiant Living.

Valiant Living
706 SW 7th Street
Madison, SD 57042
Open Date: 09/01/2017

Molding/Assembly Operator

Responsible for inspection, assembling and packaging of molded piece parts. A more detailed description of the position and online application can be found at www.falconplastics.com on the Careers page.

Falcon Plastics, Inc.
605 SW 7th Street
Madison, SD 57042
Open Date: 09/01/2017

Registered Nurse

Full-time Registered Nurse job available in hospital setting. 12 hour shifts (36 hours per week) includes nights, holidays and weekends. Competitive Salary and Benefits. Visit our website at www.madisonregionalhealth.org for more information.

Madison Regional Health System
323 SW 10th Street
Madison, SD 57042
Open Date: 09/01/2017
Close Date: 09/30/2017
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Medical Records Clerk / Coder

Full-time Medical Records clerk position available. This position would be 40 hours per week with flexible hours, and Saturday involvement. The primary responsibility of this position will be to answer phone calls for the department, assist with scanning images into the EMR, attaching transcription documents in the EMR, release of information, typing physician correspondence, filing and other clerical duties using general office equipment. Candidate should be well organized and a have good problem solving skills. Prior knowledge of a medical record is preferred. Experience with transcription is also preferred. Knowledge of personal computers and Microsoft Office is required. Madison Regional Health System offers a competitive salary and benefit package. Please send resume to: Madison Regional Health System, Attention: Human Resources, 323 SW 10th Street, Madison, SD 57042. This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Madison Regional Health System
323 SW 10th Street
Madison, SD 57042
Open Date: 09/01/2017
Close Date: 09/29/2017
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Nutrition Assistant

Full-time Nutrition Assistant in the Dietary Department. Position includes food prep, assist cook to prepare trays for patients, restock buffet line, cash register, assist customers, wash dishes, assist patient/customers etc. Rotating hours to include day, evening, weekend, and holiday hours. Competitive salary and benefits package. Applications can be picked up at the front desk of our medical facility or visit the website www.madisonregionalhealth.org. Mail application to: Madison Regional Health System, ATTN: Human Resources, 323 SW 10th Street, Madison, SD, 57042. This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Madison Regional Health System
323 SW 10th Street
Madison, SD 57042
Open Date: 09/01/2017
Close Date: 09/29/2017
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Bookstore Associate

The Trojan Zone is seeking to hire a Bookstore Associate. The primary responsibilities include providing superior customer service and demonstrating product knowledge to customers to create a shopping experience that will make the customer feel welcome and comfortable. Additional responsibilities include daily deposits and reconciliation, assisting with online orders, receiving of general merchandise, entry into software system of the merchandise, restocking and creating sales displays to attract the customers. The Bookstore Associate will be responsible for the supervision of the student workers in the Trojan Zone including the scheduling, hiring and assignment of daily tasks.

The successful candidate should have a knowledge of retail sales and customer service operations; advanced math; and computer software applications. Along with that knowledge, the candidate should be able to relate to customers of all ages and backgrounds; follow directions and work with a sense of urgency in a fast paced environment; work a flexible schedule; maintain a neat and organized sales floor; assist with inventory maintenance; demonstrate knowledge of store products and services; determine customer needs; operate electronic cash and credit transactions; reconcile and track daily deposits; communicate clearly and concisely; schedule, supervise and provide direction to student labor; perform general cleaning of sales floor and perimeter areas; stand for long durations; and lift up to 50 pounds.

Dakota State employees receive a comprehensive and flexible benefits package including paid time off, health and retirement benefits, and life and disability insurance options. Other benefits include reduced tuition, paid professional liability insurance, longevity pay and training opportunities.

DSU only accepts applications through an on-line employment site. To apply, visit https://yourfuture.sdbor.edu. The employment site will allow the attachment of a cover letter, resume and supporting references to include addresses and telephone numbers of at least three references. For questions concerning the position, contact Angi.Kappenman@dsu.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Dakota State University is committed to recruitment, hiring and retention of minorities. We urge individuals from underrepresented groups to apply. Applicants with disabilities are invited to identify any necessary accommodations required in the application process. E-Verify, EOE.

Dakota State University
820 N Washington Ave
Madison, SD 57042
Open Date: 09/01/2017

Program Specialist

Bulldog Media Group is a performance digital marketing company for 18 years with corporate offices in Madison, SD. While the responsibilities of this role are further defined below, applicants must primarily have attention to detail and organization, the ability to quickly learn, and work well in a team environment.

Scope / Dimensions of Roles: * Report processing for merchant accounts * Program administration through our content management system * Create and send announcements communicating program changes * Communicate with partners regarding program details and specifications * Assist with receptionist duties and customer service * Other duties as assigned

Bulldog Media Group
114 N. Egan Ave, PO Box 463
Madison, SD 57042
Open Date: 09/01/2017

Quality Control Specialist

Bulldog Media Group is a performance digital marketing company for 18 years with corporate offices in Madison, SD. While the responsibilities of this role are further defined below, applicants must primarily have attention to detail and organization, the ability to quickly learn, and work well in a team environment.

Scope / Dimensions of Roles: * Report processing for merchant accounts * Program administration through our content management system * Compliance monitoring * Assist with receptionist duties and customer service * Other duties as assigned

Bulldog Media Group
114 N. Egan Ave, PO Box 463
Madison, SD 57042
Open Date: 09/01/2017

Senior Secretary for the Beacom Institute

Dakota State University is seeking applications for a full-time Senior Secretary to work in the Beacom Institute of Technology and reporting to the Dean for the Beacom College of Computer and Cyber Sciences.

Dakota State University
820 N Washington Ave
MADISON, SD 57042
Open Date: 09/06/2017

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Human Resources Generalist II

Dakota State University is seeking applications for a full-time HR Generalist II in the Human Resources Office.

Dakota State University
820 N Washington Ave
MADISON, SD 57042
Open Date: 09/06/2017

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Production Assembler

The Production Assembler will perform a variety of production functions on various types of small machines in order to create a product according to specifications. The position is located in a soft assembly environment - sewing, sealing, gluing and assembling. The schedule of this position is 6am-4:30pm, M-Th.

Essential Functions: Assemble material together and manufacture parts by using small machines. Perform daily routine maintenance on machines. Ensure machines have required material according to production specifications. Verify tolerances are correct and product meets required specifications according to blueprints or process instructions. Initiate standard repairs and reinforcements on products as needed. Inspect product for defects during various stages of production. Participate in production improvement initiatives. Maintain applicable records. Demonstrate the Dimensions of Competition and Raven Team Member Values in daily actions. Maintain a clean and safe work area. Follow established safety and ergonomic standards. May be called upon to perform comparable duties of a similar or related nature and/or assist in other areas as needed. Learning, understanding, continuously improving, and promoting the division’s quality management system in accordance with ISO standards.

Education/experience: High school diploma or equivalent. Previous production experience is preferred, but not required.

Knowledge/skills/abilities: Team player who is self-motivated, and has ability to work with minimal supervision. Ability to work at a fast pace efficiently. Ability to read blueprints and work instructions, and maintain accurate records. Basic computer skills necessary. Ability to communicate effectively with team members and leadership staff.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Raven Aerostar
1520 NE 3rd St
Madison, SD 57042
Open Date: 09/11/2017
Close Date: 10/31/2017

Elevator Operations

Looking for an individual who can be in a very versatile position and handle multitasking. Will have duties that range from unloading/loading trucks/rail cars, feed sales, and elevator/supply operations. Must have excellent communication and computer skills and knowledge of efficiency and quality. This position has a very high opportunity for advancement. Perform operations to keep facility running properly and assist with supervision of daily operations of the grain elevator. Will be required to work overtime, weekends (seasonal hours) and during emergency conditions. An associate’s degree with emphasis in agriculture business, economics, mechanic, animal science/nutrition is preferred. An equivalent combination of experience and education may suffice if the person has qualified skills of 1+ years of work related experience. A knowledge of computer applications is required as some clerical duties may be necessary. EXCELLENT benefits package that includes health insurance, supplemental insurance, 401k, vacation, sick, holidays, etc.

Madison Farmers Elevator Company
119 N. Farmer Ave.
Madison, SD 57042
Open Date: 09/11/2017
Close Date: 05/31/2018

Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Class

We are currently accepting applications for an upcoming Certified Nursing Assistant Class. No experience necessary, we will provide all of the on-the-job training for certification.

If you are interested in a rewarding career in the healthcare field, stop in at 718 NE 8th St. or call Melissa or Abby at 256-4531. Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran/Drug Free Workplace

Madison Care and Rehab
718 N 8th Street
Madison, SD 57042
Open Date: 09/13/2017
Close Date: 10/30/2017

Compression Operators

Openings on ALL shifts. Responsible for assisting in the manufacture of various products to include pill making, powder mixing, sandblasting, material preparation and molding operations. Will perform a variety of tasks to include trimming, assembly, machine operation, drilling, etc. to ensure product quality meets customer specifications. Upon offer of employment a drug screen is required. Our facility is not air conditioned; however we do have fans and put in a new ventilation system to help cycle out the air. This position will require standing / walking for 8 hour shift.

PPD UHMW Industries
1810 NE 3rd Street
Madison, SD 57042
Open Date: 09/14/2017
Close Date: 10/13/2017
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Maintenance Technician

Two openings available - any shift. Perform a wide variety of general building, maintenance repairs, and services throughout the plant. The maintenance and set-up team member will assist in the preparation of compression presses, finishing equipment, and other related equipment for operation according to the current production priorities. Responsible for changing parts, repairing the mechanical components of tools, equipment, and machinery. Will also perform all other routine maintenance work such as adjusting and calibrating equipment and machinery. Characteristic Duties and Responsibilities: • Preparation, installation, troubleshooting, and removal of compression molds • Verify mold operation and readiness prior to installation and start-up • Maintenance of all plant equipment (hydraulics, pneumatics, electrical, etc.) • Preventive maintenance of assigned equipment, tooling, and facilities • Troubleshooting of equipment as requested • Assist the Quality Assurance team to enhance product quality and resolve outstanding maintenance concerns associated with molds and/or equipment • Assist in other work areas as needed based on business requirements • Perform routine building repairs

PPD UHMW Industries
1810 NE 3rd Street
Madison, SD 57042
Open Date: 09/14/2017
Close Date: 10/13/2017
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John Deere Technicians

Kibble Equipment in Madison, SD, is looking to hire Full-Time Motivated Service Technicians. Eligible candidates either need 4-5 years of John Deere experience or 1-2 years of tech school.

Come join our team. Including separate washbay, overhead exhaust, your own personal work bay with delivered parts, furnished laptops, competitive pay, incentive pay, overtime, paid time off, paid holiday, training, 401K, insurance package, uniform, boots, safety glasses. Start immediately. Moving allowance.

Apply by emailing your resume to amanda.trimble@kibbleeq.com.

Kibble Equipment
1340 John Deere Circle
Madison, SD 57042
Open Date: 09/21/2017

Custodian

This is a part-time position. Hours are 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm, Monday-Thursday. The Custodian will perform a variety of cleaning functions to ensure the facilities are kept clean and operating efficiently.

Essential Functions • Keep assigned areas of facilities areas clean and tidy – including dusting; changing garbage; sweeping, mopping, waxing, and vacuuming floors; cleaning windows. • Perform cleaning and monitor supplies in restrooms. • Stock cleaning supplies as needed. • Assist in keeping outdoor grounds clean and free of litter. • May assist team members who use the break areas. • Demonstrates the Dimensions of Competition and Raven Team Member Values in their daily actions. • Maintain a clean and safe work area. Follow established safety and ergonomic standards. • May be called upon to perform comparable duties of a similar or related nature and/or assist in other areas as needed. • Learning, understanding, continuously improving, and promoting the company’s quality management system and controls.

Qualifications • High school diploma or equivalent preferred. • Previous experience in janitorial is helpful. • Ability to use various cleaning equipment, floor buffers, etc. • Team player who is self-motivated, and has ability to work with minimal supervision. • Ability to work at a fast pace efficiently. • Basic use of a computer. • Ability to communicate effectively with team members and leadership staff.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Raven Aerostar
1520 NE 3rd St
Madison, SD 57042
Open Date: 09/22/2017
Close Date: 10/27/2017

     

Employment Resources

South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation Search all Madison area job openings.

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SD Department of Labor & Regulation - Madison
223 S. VanEps Avenue, Suite 101
Madison, SD 57042
(605) 256-5300

If you or your family are affected by plant layoffs or closure, please visit the South Dakota Department of Labor's information page here.

 

Madison Daily Leader
214 S Egan Avenue
Madison, SD 57042
(605) 256-4555
www.madisondailyleader.com

 

National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC)
The NCRC is a portable, national credential verifying to employers, anywhere in the United States, that an individual has essential core employability skills in Applied Mathematics, Locating Information and Reading for Information. This easily understood and nationally valued credential certifies attainment of these employability skills at a Bronze, Silver, Gold or Platinum level of achievement.

To earn a National Career Readiness Certificate, individuals must successfully complete assessments that measure cognitive abilities, examining some of the "real world" foundational skills critical to job success. ACT (the college testing company) has researched more than 16,000 occupations, concluding that these three skills are very important for almost any occupation--skilled or professional--at any level of education.
NCRC for Job Seekers & Employers

 

Experience Works
SD Department of Labor - Madison
223 S. VanEps Avenue, Suite 101
Madison, SD 57042
Contact: Jeanie Monette
(605) 256-5300
www.experienceworks.org
Experience Works helps low-income seniors, with multiple barriers to employment, get the training they need to find good jobs in their local communities.

Experience Works is a national, charitable, community-based organization. Originally named Green Thumb, and chartered in 1965 as a small, rural demonstration program, Experience Works has grown to be the nation’s leading provider of training, employment, and community service for low-income older people.

 

South Dakota Board of Regents
306 East Capitol Avenue Suite 200
Pierre, SD 57501-2545
(605) 773-3455
info@sdbor.edu
yourfuture.sdbor.edu

 

State of South Dakota Bureau of Personnel
Homepage: www.bop.sd.gov
Jobs page: www.bop.sd.gov/workforus

 

Dakota Roots
Dakota Roots is a part of the SD Department of Labor & Regulation. If you are registered or working with the SDDOLR, you are already in the system for Dakota Roots.

"Dakota Roots will grow the South Dakota workforce by encouraging those with ties to the state to return - to live, grow, and build...Dakota Roots is for anyone interested in making a home in South Dakota and for anyone interested in helping family and friends find a rewarding career in our state." dakotaroots.com

 

Dakota Seeds
Internships and assistantships are a great way to help fill your temporary workforce needs and establish a pipeline for permanent employees. To promote such internships and assistantships, the Dakota Seeds Program has been established. Internships are opportunities for undergraduate students while assistantships are directed toward graduate and high school students. The Dakota Seeds Program provides this central website where you can post internship and assistantship opportunities, giving you access to students at all of the technical institutes, colleges and universities. When it comes to choosing the students for your position, that choice is left entirely up to you. dakotaseeds.com

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