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Help Wanted

Work Wanted

IN-HOME CAREGIVERS needed for nice elderly woman in Ord, especially overnight and weekends. Backup caregivers and some daytime help also needed. Help with personal care, mobility, meals, activities, and light housekeeping. $17-$22/hour, depending on shift and qualifications. Must be a non-smoker. To request an application, call/text 308-271-2147 or email   5-1tp



The Twin Loups Reclamation District, Scotia, Nebraska is looking to fill the General Manager position in 2023. The position will be responsible for working with two Boards of Directors and a staff of 10 people.  The position is located in Scotia, Nebraska and the surface water Irrigation Project is owned by the Bureau of Reclamation. The Project serves approximately 55,000 acres with water diverted from the Calamus River through the use of two Reservoirs, Calamus and Davis Creek, into a canal system serving its water users.  This is a very challenging position that will require experience in public relations, governmental relations, financial expertise in preparing budgets, coordinating programs to help fund and benefit the District’s long term needs which will include writing and securing grant funding. The position will include working with Bureau of Reclamation for renewing a long-term contract for water service or potentially buying all the water supply works from the federal government. If interested, send resume to Twin Loups Reclamation District, P.O. Box 98, Scotia, Nebraska 68875 or email

Salary will be dependent upon qualifications.

Expected qualifications include Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Natural Resources, Political Science, Engineering and/or related degrees and/or Irrigation Management experience.

Deadline for Applications March 15, 2023.

If you have questions about the position, please call 308-730-1354, Mike Wells, Manager, 308-214-0248, Paul Michalski, Superintendent, 308-754-8699, Tom Knutson, Advisor or 308-245-3171, Office Secretary. 4-2tc

The Ord Farm Service Agency located in Ord is hiring a permanent program technician. Benefits package included. The successful candidate will carry out office activities pertaining to one or more of the USDA programs administered in the county. Applicants will apply on-line at The closing date for the announcement is February 6, 2023. Questions about the position may be directed to Jamie Keep, CED at 308-728-3244.  USDA is an equal opportunity provider, employer, and lender.  4-2tc


The City of Ord is taking applications for a manager, assistant manager and lifeguards for the 2023 season. Applications may be obtained at the Ord City Office, 201 So. 17th Street. Deadline is March 1, 2023.  EOE   3-3tc


Central Nebraska Community Action Partnership is looking for an individual to work as an Early Childhood Center Assistant/Bus Driver in Ord. This is a temp to full-time position with a starting wage of $13.26 per hour/$14.01 once CDL is obtained.

Benefits Include: • Health, Dental, Life, and Vision insurance • Generous leave accrual (PTO) • Employee Assistance Program • Flexible four-day working schedule • Opportunities for professional development • 9 paid holidays • Paid birthday off • Employer matched retirement (up to 3%)

Qualifications: • High school diploma or equivalent • Working phone • Valid NE driver’s license; CDL or ability to obtain license • Previous experience working with preschool children

General Duties: • Help in the center cooking and cleaning for children ages 3-5 • Provide transportation to and from center

If you need an application please contact CNCAP at 308-745-0780 ext. 0 or apply online at  This position will remain open until filled. EEO/AA  5-3tc

FOR ALL your painting and wood finishing needs. Call Sandy Ries 308-730-1574.           

WILL REBUILD, REMODEL, rehang, straighten, support any building, room, roof, door or fence to your total satisfaction. Robert Carstens, 308-346-4784.  

For Rent

Pasture available for 80 to 405 cow/calf pairs starting no sooner than May 8, 2023. Located in NE Custer County. Also, prairie hay round bales for sale. 308-346-4883. 2-2tp


ORD HOUSING AUTHORITY is currently taking applications for 1 and 2 bedroom apartments and 3 bedroom houses. All units include a stove and refrigerator. Houses are complete with garages and basements. For further information contact: Ord Housing Authority, 2410 K Street, Ord, NE 68862. Phone/ TDD 308-728-3770. “This institution is an Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer.”    

For Sale

DON’T FORGET!  The Mike Sitz Angus Bull Sale, Monday, February 6, 1:00 CT.  Selling 90 Top Coming-Two’s, Burwell Livestock Market, Burwell, NE, and DVAuction.   Catalog and bull videos online at or, or contact Mike Sitz or Joel Johnston, Burwell.  5-1tc


To rent pasture for 50 cow/calf pairs. 308-728-5587  4-2tp

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