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Otter Tail County

Otter Tail County


About Us

Otter Tail County is comprised of five divisions: Community Services, Finance Services, Internal Services, Land Services, Public Works, County Attorney Office, and County Sheriff Office. The divisions, under the leadership of the County Administrator, consist of departments that carry out a wide range of services from caring for veterans to plowing roads and public safety. Otter Tail County has a variety of communities all unique in their own way.
Otter Tail County is governed by a five-member Board of Commissioners. Along with Commissioners from each of the five districts, the County Attorney, Sheriff, Auditor/Treasurer and Recorder are elected by the citizens of Otter Tail County. Advisory Boards, Commissions, Councils and External Committees serve to provide input to County leadership. First and foremost, Otter Tail County serves its citizens.


Otter Tail County Courthouse
Government Services Center
Sign up for Job Notifications
Big Build Housing Growth & Investment initiative
The Lakes Area Mix Workspace includes a shredder, extruder, sheet press, and injection machine. With these machines, you can bring plastic waste to the workspace to create durable and â??preciousâ?? plastic items
Film Plastic Recycling Program for ag plastic and boat wrap
Veterans Department
AIS Clean, Drain, Dispose
Assessors leave door hangers in 2020
2021 Board of Commissioners
Safe and Secure Elections
Sign up for SMART911
GIS Department
Highway Department
Water test kits in Land & Resource
License Center appointments for new  driver's licenses and  renewals


Deputy Sheriff
Category: Government
Otter Tail County is accepting applications for a Deputy Sheriff position and to create an eligibility list for future hires. The purpose of the Deputy Sheriff position is to protect persons and property throughout Otter Tail County by patrolling designated areas and responding to criminal and emergency complaints from citizens. Deputies respond to reports of criminal or public safety activity and more
Phone:(218) 998-8060
Engineering Technician
Category: Engineering/Design
Otter Tail County is accepting applications for an Engineering Technician in the Highway Department.  The purpose of the Engineering Technician position is to provide, maintain, and improve on a safe and efficient transportation system for the residents and visitors to Otter Tail County.  Individual work assignments include planning, designing, surveying and providing right-of-way, managing and more
Phone:(218) 998-8060

Rep/Contact Info

Tara Wagner
Social Worker

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