MN Merit System Information

All applicants interested in future positions at Becker County Human Services must be registered with the Minnesota Merit System. A separate application must be completed for each position of interest listed below.

Minnesota Merit System applications are available at the Human Service Building from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; by mailing a request to Becker County Human Services, 712 Minnesota Ave, Detroit Lakes, MN 56501; or by accessing an application at:

Becker County Human Services hires for the following Minnesota Merit system positions:

  • Accounting Technician - for Accounting and Community Health
  • Administrative Secretary
  • Bus Drivers – do not need to register with Merit System
  • Case Aide - for Child Protection, Mental Health & Chemical Dependency Services, and Adult Services
  • Child Support Officer
  • Collections Services Supervisor I
  • Community Health Services Supervisor
  • Financial Assistance Supervisor I
  • Financial Assistance Supervisor III
  • Financial Worker
  • Fiscal Supervisor I
  • Fraud Prevention Specialist
  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Office Support Specialist - for Reception, Financial, Child Support, Child Protection, Mental Health & Chemical Dependency, and Community Health
  • Public Health Nurse
  • Registered Nurse
  • Social Services Supervisor I - for Child Protection, Adult Services, and Mental Health & Chemical Dependency
  • Social Worker - for Child Protection, Adult Services, and Mental Health & Chemical Dependency
  • Support Enforcement Aide