Applications are now being accepted by the Miner County Highway Department for the position of Highway Maintenance Worker.  Applicant will operate a variety of equipment and perform all types of related construction and maintenance work as necessary.  Applicant must have valid driver’s license and CDL license or the ability to obtain one.  Applicant will pass a pre-employment physical examination and pre-employment drug screening and also be required to participate in the antidrug and alcohol employee assistance program.  Benefits include paid vacation, sick leave, health, dental and vision insurance and South Dakota retirement.


Applications and full job description may be obtained at the Miner County Highway Department office  - 201 W. Hwy 34, Howard, SD 57349 - during regular office hours or by clicking the links on this webpage.  All applications must be filed with the Miner County Highway Superintendent by 5:30 PM on August 30th, 2017.  Questions related to the position should be directed to the Highway Department by calling (605) 772-4721.


It is the policy of Miner County to provide equal employment opportunities to all citizens irrespective or race, color, creed, age, sex, disability, national origin, veteran’s status, or any other non-merit factors.


Miner County Employment Application



Mailing Address:

Miner County Auditor

PO Box 86

Howard, SD 57349

Phone:  (605) 772-4671

Fax:       (605) 772-4203

Email: minerauditor@minercountysd.org


Physical Address: 

Miner County Courthouse

Park Ave. & Main St

401 N. Main St.

Howard, SD 57349

2nd Floor


Office Hours: 

8:00am-12:00pm & 1:00pm-5:00pm

Monday - Friday


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