May 17, 2021


Hand County is an “Equal Opportunity Employer“.  All positions in the county require at least two weeks of publication in the official newspaper, The Miller Press.  Positions may also be listed on the South Dakota Department of Labor website.

Hand County Employment Notice on D.O.L.

Hand County reserves the right to re-advertise without notice to current applicants in order to broaden the applicant pool.

Hand County observes the federal minimum wage and the higher South Dakota Minimum Wage (Click here to download).


Application for Part-Time or Seasonal Employment

Application for Full-Time (non-law enforcement) Employment


Posted:  April 5, 2021:

The Hand County Rubble Site has immediate openings for part-time rubble site attendants.  The starting wage is $14 per hour, no benefits, up to a max of 20 hours per week.  No Sundays or holidays.  Contact Tigh Johnson (Manager) at 605-460-8722 to inquire further.  Applications are due back by April 30, 2021.

Posted:  March 31, 2021

The Hand County Highway Department is seeking applicants for the position of full time equipment operator and part time summer seasonal workers. The positions are open until filled.  Please contact the office at 605-853-3292 to inquire further.

This announcement will be published in the Miller Press for two-weeks.