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Edwin Louis Stuart

Jul. 11, 1921 ~ Feb. 25, 2017

Oak City, UT - Edwin Louis Stuart age 95, passed away peacefully at his home February 25, 2017.

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Marguerite Pikyavit Teller

Dec. 1, 1954 ~ Feb. 25, 2017 

Marguerite Pikyavit Teller, 62, passed away February 25, 2017 in Cedar City, Utah.

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Millard School District has the following vacancies for the 2017-18 school year. POSITIONS: Delta Area Elementary Schools Elementary Teachers (possibly 2 Spanish Dual Immersion Teachers) Half Day Fine Arts Teacher (Drama, Music, Dance, or Visual Arts) Fillmore Elementary School Elementary Teachers Delta Middle School 1 Part-time Counselor/Part-Time English and/or Visual Arts Teacher 1 English Language Arts and Visual Arts Teacher (Delta High is also hiring a head Wrestling coach. If you are interested in a coaching, as well as a teaching position, indicate such on your application.) Fillmore Middle School 2 Level 2 (or higher) Mathematics Teachers 1 English Language Arts Teacher (Consideration will be given to candidates w/PE, Health, ESL endorsements) Millard High School 1 Music (Instrumental and Choral) Teacher 1 Secondary Business and Marketing Teacher (Millard High is also hiring a head Girl’s Basketball coach. If you are interested in a coaching, as well as a teaching position, indicate such on your application.) Delta and/or Fillmore Area Special Education Teacher(s) QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates must have graduated from a four-year college or university. Candidates must have proper licensure and endorsements or be willing to obtain such. LOCALE: Millard School District is located in the central part of Utah, has three high schools, two middle schools, and four elementary schools. Major population centers are cities of Delta and Fillmore APPLICATIONS: Applicants should include an application, resume, current licenses, endorsements and three letters of reference. Applications will be accepted until 4:30 p.m. on Monday, March 6, 2017. Address applications to: David V Styler, Superintendent Millard School District 285 East 450 North Delta, Utah 84624 Telephone: (435) 864-1000 Millard School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer Published in the Millard County Chronicle Progress MARCH 1, 2017.

Millard School District is accepting applications for the position of Head Wrestling Coach at Delta High School for the 2017-2018 school year. Current employees, individuals applying for teaching vacancies, and the general public are invited to apply. Salary will be based on Millard School District’s Extra Duty Salary Schedule. Applicants must be certified according to UHSAA standards or be willing to achieve such. Applicants should include an application, resume, and three letters of reference. Applications can be obtained from and returned to: Millard School District 285 East 450 North Delta, Utah 84624 Telephone: (435) 864-1000 Applications will be accepted until position is filled. Millard School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Published in Millard County Chronicle Progress on MARCH 1, 8, 2017.

Millard School District is accepting applications for the position of Head Girls Basketball Coach at Millard High School for the 2017-2018 school year. Current employees, individuals applying for teaching vacancies, and the general public are invited to apply. Salary will be based on Millard School District’s Extra Duty Salary Schedule. Applicants must be certified according to UHSAA standards or be willing to achieve such. Applicants should include an application, resume, and three letters of reference. Applications can be obtained from and returned to: Millard School District 285 East 450 North Delta, Utah 84624 Telephone: (435) 864-1000 Applications will be accepted until position is filled. Millard School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer/ Published in Millard County Chronicle Progress on MARCH 1, 8, 2017.

MILLARD COUNTY Building Official-Inspector / Planner Reports to: Board of Millard County Commissioners Department: County Offices - Delta Classification: Full-Time, Non Exempt Date Written: March 1, 2017 JOB SUMMARY: Performs planning, directing, and coordinating activities of the Building Department; coordinates, oversees and participates in plan checking operations; performs various inspections, ensures continued compliance with all codes and performs routine and complex functions, program assistance and special project coordination. Performs a variety of professional and technical duties related to current development and/ or zoning compliance and enforcement. Fulfills all statutory obligations of the County Building and Planning Department as directed by the Board of County Commissioners. This position is filled by selection from the elected County Commissioners. It is a competitive hiring position. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: 1. Process and issue all categories of building permit applications. 2. Interact with members of residential and business communities including answering questions, addressing complaints and assisting with potential applications, plans and other submissions. 3. Enforce all ICC Building Codes adopted by Millard County. 4. Perform any and all types of inspections related to building construction. 5. Monitor, inspect, report and follow up on approved development, use permits or other authority to ensure initial and ongoing compliance with adopted ICC codes, regulations and County-imposed requirements. 6. Respond to building department code violation complaints. 7. Supervise performance of support staff functions. 8. Exercise confidentiality in the performance of job duties, including legal, real estate or other potentially sensitive matters. 9. Enforce licensing of contractors. 10. Responsible for ensuring conformity with and enforcement of the Millard County Land Use Ordinance (Zoning Ordinances) including the Millard County Subdivision Ordinance. 11. Conduct field studies and inspections for Zoning Ordinance enforcement for planning projects. 12. Assign addresses for buildings and facilities in the unincorporated areas of Millard County utilizing GPS and GIS technology. 13. Develop charts, maps, photographs and other illustrative materials for presentation to the Millard County Planning Commission. 14. Receive and review applications for zone changes, changes to the Land Use Ordinance text, variances, use permits, and all other applications pertaining to Planning & Zoning. 15. Perform field investigations for applications for variances, zone changes, use permits, etc. 16. Assist the public by answering questions about zoning issues and assist in filling out applications for zone changes, conditional use permits, etc. 16. Deal appropriately with people in situations that may, at times, become confrontational, stressful, and/or uncomfortable. 17. Review site plans and subdivisions for conformance to development requirements of Millard County and coordinate information between other county and city reviewing departments and the applicant(s). 18. Assess current land uses and the effectiveness of existing policies and zoning ordinances. 19. Understand the needs of the County and communities by working with residents, elected officials, agencies and special interest groups. 20. Prepare, issue and monitor the administration of all Conditional Use Permits issued within the County with the approval of the Planning Commission and or Board of County Commissioners. 21. Attend all Planning Commission meetings and Board of County Commission meetings as needed. 22. Help in the preparation of packets for Planning Commission meetings and write staff reports for each application. 23. Maintain and update the Millard County General Plan and Millard County Zoning Ordinance and maps with changes as they occur. 24. Report to the Millard County Commissioners all pending zoning issues. 25. Perform other assignments as directed by the Millard County Commission. ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES: The Millard County Building Official / Planner must comply with all policies and procedures as set forth in the Millard County Policies and Procedures Manual. The employee should attend any training conferences which are determined by the Board of Millard County Commissioners to be beneficial to the training and continuing education for this position. Attendance at such conferences is contingent upon favorable scheduling times and budget restraints. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES: 1. Working knowledge of the IBC (International Building Code), IMC (International Mechanical Code), NEC (National Electrical Code) and IPC (International Plumbing Code). 2. Working knowledge of the Millard County Zoning Ordinance. 3. Working knowledge of the Millard County General Plan. 4. Must possess and use good interpersonal skills with other employees and the public. 5. Must be able to perform and/or manage multiple tasks, projects and priorities concurrently. 6. Interpret building codes and work with builders, property owners and craftsmen in making changes necessary to conform with codes. 7. Must possess and utilize good spelling, grammatical and verbal skills. 8. Must be efficient, a self-starter, an independent worker, a detail person and possess good working habits. 9. Must be capable of performing inspections in the field including traversing unpaved, steep or irregular terrain, climbing, bending, kneeling and stretching, including performance of these duties in inclement weather as required. 10.Skill in: Principles and practices of effective budgeting Public speaking. Use of modern office equipment including computers, computer applications and software. Negotiation. Conflict resolution. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: 1. Minimum 21 years of age 2. Bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year college or university with major course work in either a construction-related field such as engineering or construction management, or a management-related field such as public or business administration. Qualifying experience may be substituted for the required education. 3. Must possess acceptable ICC certifications for residential and commercial buildings to include IBC (International Building Code), IMC (International Mechanical Code), NEC (National Electrical Code) and IPC (International Plumbing Code). OTHER REQUIREMENTS: 1. A criminal history record check and pre-employment drug/alcohol screening and physical are required. 2. This position is required to use County-provided equipment, tools and accessories when necessary or required. 3. This position requires that the employee continuously possess a valid Utah Driver License with annual review of driving record. Millard County is an Equal Opportunity Employer Published in the Millard County Chronicle Progress MARCH 1, 8, 2017

Sealed bids for the construction of a club house and related facilities at the Sunset View Golf Course will be accepted on or before March 31, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. in either of the following locations: Millard County Auditor 50 South Main Street Fillmore, UT 84631 Millard County Offices 71 South 200 West Delta, UT 84624 Bids shall be for the completed construction of a golf course club house of approximately 3,200 square feet, including, but not limited to, site preparation, concrete work, framing, plumbing, electrical, flooring, roofing, and interior and exterior finish work. Bidders may view prints and obtain copies of specifications and bidding documents after March 8, 2017 at the Millard County Offices, 71 South 200 West, Delta, Utah, during normal business hours. A mandatory pre-bid meeting will be held at the Millard County Offices, 71 South 200 West, Delta, Utah, on Thursday March 23, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. Bids submitted by persons or entities not in attendance or represented at the pre-bid meeting will not be considered. Bids may be mailed or hand delivered but must be physically present at the Millard County Offices before the bid deadline in order to be considered. Bids received by telephone, facsimile, email, or other electronic means will not be considered. Bids that do not comply with these instructions or the bidding documents will not be considered. Published in Millard County Chronicle Progress on MARCH 1, 8, 15, 2017.

Kyle Dean Weeda

Jan. 8, 1986 ~ Feb. 26, 2017

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Kyle Dean Weeda, 31 passed away on Sunday, February 26 2017 at his home in Delta, Utah.

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Elaine Smith Jensen

Feb. 8, 1926 ~ Feb. 19, 2017 

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Our little mother, Sarah Elaine Smith Jensen, age 91, passed away on Sunday, February 19, 2017 in Delta, Utah; and went on her next great adventure, into the arms of her son, Fred Samuel, and her many family and friends who have passed on before.

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Norma Perry Adams

Oct. 14 1918 ~ Feb. 17, 2017 

Norma Perry Adams, age 98, passed away peacefully on Friday, February 17, 2017 in Delta, Utah.

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