Madison 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.

Madison is growing and we need you! According to the US Census Bureau, Madison's population in 2016 was 7,425. That's quite a bit of growing since 2010's 6,540 count!

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The following companies are currently seeking qualified workers to fill positions at their Madison locations and surrounding area. The perfect job could be waiting for you!

Job Openings

Financial Program Assistant

Dakota State University is seeking applications for a full-time Financial Program Assistant to work in the DSU Business Office.

Dakota State University
820 N Washington Ave
Madison, SD 57042
Open Date: 11/02/2017
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RN or LPN in Hospital Setting - Full-time

Full-time RN and LPN job openings in a hospital setting. 12 hour shifts (36 hours per week). Full-time shifts with rotation of nights, holidays and weekends available. Full-time night shifts available also. Visit our website for more information. www.madisonhospital.com

Madison Regional Health System
323 SW 10th Street
Madison, SD 57042
Open Date: 11/10/2017
Close Date: 03/16/2018
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Course Developer

Be Online, Inc. is seeking a Course Developer. Candidates must be able to review state regulations and develop online training programs. Candidates must have good writing skills, as well as having the ability to research regulations.

Our website: https://www.beonlineinc.com

Email your resume and cover letter to Robb@beonlineinc.com.

Be Online, Inc.
1533 NW 2nd Street
Madison, SD 57042
Open Date: 11/27/2017

Phone Sales Associate

Be Online, Inc. is taking applications for a Phone Sales Associate. Applicant must be able to answer phones and chat messages, as well as work on the computer helping with marketing and other tasks. Candidates must have strong phone skills.

Our website: https://www.beonlineinc.com

Email your resume and cover letter to Robb@beonlineinc.com.

Be Online, Inc.
1533 NW 2nd Street
Madison, SD 57042
Open Date: 11/27/2017

Certified Nurse Assistant

Certified Nurse Assistant. Full-time with day, night, weekend and holiday rotation. 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: 01/05/2018
Close Date: 02/28/2018
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Speech Therapist

Full-time Speech Therapist. Requirements for this position are a valid South Dakota license and Master’s degree. Must be a self-starter with knowledge of birth to geriatric treatments in a hospital and outpatient setting. 32-40 hours per week. This position will begin in the Spring 2018. 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: 01/11/2018
Close Date: 03/31/2018
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Truck Driver

Rosebud Wood Products is seeking an experienced Truck Driver who has a valid class A CDL, responsible for safely operating trucks and performing assigned duties. Home weekends and seldom ever overnight. Compensation is highly competitive based on experience. Benefits include health insurance, life insurance, 401(K), and paid holidays. If interested please stop by 701 SE 12th Street, Madison, SD for application or send resume to PO Box 409.

Rosebud Wood Products
701 SE 12th St.
Madison, SD 57042
Open Date: 01/18/2018

Substation Technician

This role requires the ability to install, maintain, test, adjust, troubleshoot and repair substation equipment. This includes, but is not limited to, electromechanical, solid state and microprocessor regulator control panels, indicating meters, recording instruments, regulators, transformers, and capacitors. The position will require the frequent use of computers to control, test, and program equipment, as well as the use of common and specialized tools and equipment needed for the job. The position will occasionally require working from ladders, structures and aerial bucket trucks to heights of approximately 50 feet.

This is a full-time regular position. The successful candidate for this role will have, or have the capability, to acquire working knowledge of substation step voltage regulators, regulator control panels, transformers, and other substation apparatus. There is a residency requirement for this position and the applicant selected will be required to live in close proximity to Madison, SD.

Position Requirements:
• Associate degree in electrical construction, automation controls, substation, or powerline construction with a minimum two years of related experience preferred. A minimum five years’ experience in electronic/electrical maintenance may be considered in lieu of a degree.
• Possess or able to obtain Class A Driver’s license.
• Proficiency with computer technology. • Excellent written and verbal communications skills.

East River Electric Power Cooperative, with a main campus in Madison, South Dakota, is a power supply cooperative that delivers wholesale power through a 3,000-mile transmission system to 25 member electric distribution systems throughout eastern South Dakota and western Minnesota. Our highly-skilled workforce embraces the seven cooperative principles and the values of integrity, accountability, innovation and commitment to community.

East River offers an excellent compensation package which includes health insurance, a retirement pension plan, and 401K plan contribution.

To learn more about East River and apply for this position, please visit www.eastriver.coop/careers and complete your electronic profile. Questions regarding the position can be directed to hr@eastriver.coop or (605) 256-4536.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled with an initial review of applications beginning on February 8, 2018.

East River Electric Power Cooperative, Inc.
211 S. Harth Ave.
Madison, SD 57042-0227
Open Date: 01/24/2018
Close Date: 02/28/2018
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Controller - Full Time

Job Responsibilities:

Maximizes return on financial assets by establishing financial policies, procedures, controls, and reporting systems.

Job Duties:

Accountable for the accounting operations of the company. Must be thoroughly knowledgeable on Accounts Payable, Payroll and Payroll Taxes and related benefits, Inventory Control and Job Costing

Maintain a documented system of accounting policies, procedures and controls. Issue timely and complete financial statements and preparation of Budgets. Qualifications: Degree in accounting or business administration, or equivalent business experience (5+ years). Advanced degree (MBA or CPA) may be given preference.

Technology knowledge preferred. Knowledge of Sage 2015 (MAS90), Crystal Reports or other report writer, advanced Excel skills, and prior experience with Construction Percentage of Completion and Job Costing required.

Hours Monday- Friday Sam- 5pm

Apply Direct or E-mail Resume to jerry@customtouchhomes.com

Custom Touch Homes
411 SE 12th Street
Madison, SD 57042
Open Date: 01/29/2018

Service Technician

Summary: Performs diagnostics, service repairs and maintenance work on customer and dealer-owned agricultural equipment. Performs in field service as required to support the customer.

See the Job File below for full details.

To apply, visit our website at https://www.kibbleeq.com/careers/ or email your resume to careers@kibbleeq.com.

Kibble Equipment
1340 John Deere Circle
Madison, SD 57042
Open Date: 02/01/2018
Close Date: 02/28/2018
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Occupational Therapist

Full-time Occupational Therapist. Requirements for this position are a valid South Dakota license; and a Bachelor’s, Master’s, or Doctorate degree. Must be a self-starter with knowledge of birth to geriatric treatments in a hospital and outpatient setting. 32-40 hours per week. 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: 02/01/2018
Close Date: 03/16/2018
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Various Positions Available

Dakota State University is seeking applications for many full-time, faculty and staff positions.

Visit The South Dakota Board of Regents website to see the most current openings: https://yourfuture.sdbor.edu/

Dakota State University
820 N Washington Ave
MADISON, SD 57042
Open Date: 02/09/2018
Close Date: 04/30/2018

Assembler - $1,000 sign on bonus

1st shift 6am-4pm M-F and part time work.

Manitou is currently looking for highly motivated and dependable individuals to join our team. If you enjoy working with your hands and have a great attention to detail come see what Manitou has to offer. We are a local manufacturer of the Gehl and Mustang brand skid loaders, with a company history dating back to 1859.

Job open until filled. Click the Job File below for full details.

Manitou Group
915 SW 7th Street
Madison, SD 57042
Open Date: 02/09/2018
Close Date: 04/30/2018
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Painters and Painters Helpers - $1,000 sign on bonus

1st shift 5am-3:30pm M-F, 2nd shift 3:30pm-2am M-TH, part time work, and a weekend shift S-SU. We now offer a 10% shift differential on all 2nd shift hourly wages.

Manitou is currently looking for highly motivated and dependable individuals to join our team. If you enjoy working with your hands and have a great attention to detail come see what Manitou has to offer. We are a local manufacturer of the Gehl and Mustang brand skid loaders, with a company history dating back to 1859.

Job open until filled. Click the Job File below for full details.

Manitou Group
915 SW 7th Street
Madison, SD 57042
Open Date: 02/09/2018
Close Date: 04/30/2018
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Welders - $1,000 sign on bonus

1st shift 5am-3:30pm M-F, 2nd shift 3:30pm-2am M-TH We now offer a 10% shift differential on all 2nd shift hourly wages.

Manitou is currently looking for highly motivated and dependable individuals to join our team. If you enjoy working with your hands and have a great attention to detail come see what Manitou has to offer. We are a local manufacturer of the Gehl and Mustang brand skid loaders, with a company history dating back to 1859.

Job open until filled. Click the Job File below for full details.

Manitou Group
915 SW 7th Street
Madison, SD 57042
Open Date: 02/09/2018
Close Date: 04/30/2018
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Fabricators - $1,000 sign on bonus

1st shift 5am-3:30pm M-F, 2nd shift 3:30pm-2am M-TH, part time work, and a weekend shift S-SU. We now offer a 10% shift differential on all 2nd shift hourly wages.

Manitou is currently looking for highly motivated and dependable individuals to join our team. If you enjoy working with your hands and have a great attention to detail come see what Manitou has to offer. We are a local manufacturer of the Gehl and Mustang brand skid loaders, with a company history dating back to 1859.

Job open until filled. Click the Job File below for full details.

Manitou Group
915 SW 7th Street
Madison, SD 57042
Open Date: 02/09/2018
Close Date: 04/30/2018
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Maintenance - $1,000 sign on bonus

1st Shift - 6 a.m. - 4 p.m. M-F

Manitou is currently looking for highly motivated and dependable individuals to join our team. If you enjoy working with your hands and have a great attention to detail come see what Manitou has to offer. We are a local manufacturer of the Gehl and Mustang brand skid loaders, with a company history dating back to 1859.

Job open until filled. Click the Job File below for full details.

Manitou Group
915 SW 7th Street
Madison, SD 57042
Open Date: 02/09/2018
Close Date: 04/30/2018
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Manufacturing Support Technician

1st Shift, full - time

Manitou is currently looking for highly motivated and dependable individuals to join our team. If you enjoy working with your hands and have a great attention to detail come see what Manitou has to offer. We are a local manufacturer of the Gehl and Mustang brand skid loaders, with a company history dating back to 1859.

Job open until filled. Click the Job File below for full details.

Manitou Group
915 SW 7th Street
Madison, SD 57042
Open Date: 02/09/2018
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Protection and Controls Engineer

East River Electric is seeking an experienced engineer responsible for the relay protection and control engineering associated with high voltage substation and transmission projects. This includes preparing calculations and settings for various types of microprocessor based relays as well as development of one-lines and schematic diagrams.

This full-time regular position will provide engineering technical assistance to East River and its member systems regarding operational concerns, coordination with downstream distribution devices, and power quality related questions. There is a residency requirement for this position and the applicant selected will be required to live in close proximity to Madison, SD.

Position requirements: • Bachelor’s degree in engineering. • Minimum four (4) years’ of progressively responsible engineering experience, preferably with an electric utility.
• Experience in the areas of system operations, electrical system design, construction and maintenance, or electrical control systems. • A combination of education and closely related experience may be considered. • Proficiency with computer technology. • Excellent written and verbal communications skills.

East River Electric Power Cooperative, with a main campus in Madison, South Dakota, is a power supply cooperative that delivers wholesale power through a 3,000-mile transmission system to 25 member electric distribution systems throughout eastern South Dakota and western Minnesota. Our highly-skilled workforce embraces the seven cooperative principles and the values of integrity, accountability, innovation and commitment to community.

East River offers an excellent compensation package, benefits include: • Retirement pension plan • 401(k) plan with a matching contribution • Medical insurance • Health savings account • Life insurance • Disability insurance • Paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays • Flexible 9/80 work schedule with 9-hour work days and every other Friday off • Continued professional education/development reimbursement

To learn more about East River and apply for this position, please visit www.eastriver.coop/careers and complete your electronic profile. Questions regarding the position can be directed to hr@eastriver.coop or (605) 256-4536.

Applications will be accepted until filled with initial review of applications beginning on March 1, 2018.

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disabled/Veteran

East River Electric Power Cooperative, Inc.
211 S. Harth Ave.
Madison, SD 57042
Open Date: 02/14/2018
Close Date: 04/14/2018
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Machine Operator - Madison (Days)

Summary Operate various types of large machines in a production environment in order to produce a product. Types of machines are (but not limited to) extrusion, laminator, tarp machine, etc.

Essential Functions • Set up and operate large scale machines to produce a product per production schedules, standard practices, and sales order information. • Verify machine is set up to requirements to assure production of a quality product. • Assist with product changeovers. • May perform or assist in making machine setting adjustments to achieve quality and productivity objectives. • May perform preventative and minor maintenance on equipment. • Read and verify work processes for accuracy according to specifications. • Inspect product for quality standards during various stages of production and packaging. • May perform tests on products. • May assist with training of new machine operators. • May direct the efforts of other operators in work group. • Packaging function may be required, depending on division. • May maintain records of material used. • Participate in production improvement initiatives. • 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 division’s quality management system in accordance with ISO standards.

Qualifications • High school diploma or equivalent. • Previous machine operation experience preferred, but not required. • Aptitude to learn mechanical skills. • Team player who is self-motivated, and has ability to work with minimal supervision. • Basic math skills. • Ability to work at a fast pace efficiently. • Ability to read blueprints and work instructions, and maintain accurate records. • Proficient with a computer. • Ability to communicate effectively with team members and leadership staff. • Good eye/hand coordination. Ability to stand for long periods of time. • Ability to operate forklift, pallet mover, or hoist equipment. Forklift certification may be required.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

To submit your resume, visit our website: https://ravenind.com/careers.

Raven Engineered Films
500 12 St SE
Madison, SD 57042
Open Date: 02/19/2018
Close Date: 03/31/2018

Machine Operator - Madison (Nights)

Summary Operate various types of large machines in a production environment in order to produce a product. Types of machines are (but not limited to) extrusion, laminator, tarp machine, etc.

Essential Functions • Set up and operate large scale machines to produce a product per production schedules, standard practices, and sales order information. • Verify machine is set up to requirements to assure production of a quality product. • Assist with product changeovers. • May perform or assist in making machine setting adjustments to achieve quality and productivity objectives. • May perform preventative and minor maintenance on equipment. • Read and verify work processes for accuracy according to specifications. • Inspect product for quality standards during various stages of production and packaging. • May perform tests on products. • May assist with training of new machine operators. • May direct the efforts of other operators in work group. • Packaging function may be required, depending on division. • May maintain records of material used. • Participate in production improvement initiatives. • 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 division’s quality management system in accordance with ISO standards.

Qualifications • High school diploma or equivalent. • Previous machine operation experience preferred, but not required. • Aptitude to learn mechanical skills. • Team player who is self-motivated, and has ability to work with minimal supervision. • Basic math skills. • Ability to work at a fast pace efficiently. • Ability to read blueprints and work instructions, and maintain accurate records. • Proficient with a computer. • Ability to communicate effectively with team members and leadership staff. • Good eye/hand coordination. Ability to stand for long periods of time. • Ability to operate forklift, pallet mover, or hoist equipment. Forklift certification may be required.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

To submit your resume, visit our website: https://ravenind.com/careers.

Raven Engineered Films
500 12th St SE
Madison, SD 57042
Open Date: 02/19/2018
Close Date: 03/31/2018

Supervisor/Lead Direct Support Professional (Full-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.

This position is open until filled.

Valiant Living
706 SW 7th Street
Madison, SD 57042
Open Date: 02/20/2018
Close Date: 03/31/2018

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.

This position is open until filled.

Valiant Living
706 SW 7th Street
Madison, SD 57042
Open Date: 02/20/2018
Close Date: 03/31/2018

Executive Director

The mission of Valiant Living is to enable people with disabilities to succeed in meeting their goals and dreams. Valiant Living is able to accomplish this mission with a dedicated, caring staff that implements programs designed to meet the individual needs of the people served by the agency. The agency is nationally accredited through the Council on Quality and Leadership, an approved Special Education provider, and is certified by the South Dakota Department of Human Services as a Community Support Provider.

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES: The Executive Director is responsible for the overall management of the agency, with the assistance of administrative staff and under the direct supervision of the Board of Directors. Responsibilities include the ongoing management of and strategic planning activities for the areas of:

• Funding, budgeting and fiscal management • Property and equipment • Public relations • Licensing, accreditation and certification • Personnel management, including attracting, developing, motivating and retaining high quality staff • Program and service development

SKILLS/EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENT: Bachelor’s degree in a related field with a minimum of five years of managerial experience, preferably in a non-profit human services organization. At the discretion of the Board, an appropriate combination of education and experience may be considered.

• Demonstrated experience, education, and ability to develop and administer a budget is required. • Demonstrated experience in recruiting, developing and maintaining high quality staff is preferred. • A record of demonstrated experience in creating, expanding and implementing successful programs and services for people who have disabilities.

SALARY AND BENEFITS: Salary is dependent on education and experience, and is competitive with similar agencies in the area. Benefits include paid holidays, annual leave, sick leave, major medical insurance, life insurance and a 401(k) retirement plan. Elective dental, vision and disability insurance are available at group rates.

APPLICATION PROCESS: To submit an application or to learn more about us, go to our website at Valiant Living or call Vicki Kommes at (605)256-6628. A cover letter and resume including a minimum of three references may be sent to vkommes@valiantliving.org.

This position is open until filled.

Valiant Living
706 SW 7th Street
Madison, SD 57042
Open Date: 02/22/2018
Close Date: 03/31/2018

     

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

 

 

LAIC is an equal opportunity provider, lender, and employer.

Persons who require special accommodations under the Americans with Disability Act or persons who require translation services (free of charge) should contact Rory Maynard at 605-256-0797 or rory@madisonworks.com at least two working days prior to the meeting date.

If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, found online at http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_ filing_cust.html, or at any USDA office, or call (866) 632-9992 to request the form. You may also write a letter containing all of the information requested in the form. Send your completed complaint form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, by fax (202) 690-7442 or email at program.intake@usda.gov.

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