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OKANOGAN COUNTY HUMAN RESOURCES

Okanogan County Grainger Administration Building

123 Fifth Avenue North #150, Okanogan, WA 98840

 (509) 422-7169 - FAX (509) 422-7365

Okanogan County is an Equal Opportunity Employer

LAW ENFORCEMENT POSITIONS

(CIVIL SERVICE)

Sheriff Deputy, Corrections Officer and 911 Dispatcher

*** Now Recruiting for Entry Level and Lateral Corrections Officers - Four Positions Available ***

If you are interested in applying for a Deputy Sheriff, Corrections Officer or Communications Officer/Dispatcher, please visit the Public Safety Testing website at http://www.publicsafetytesting.com/ to complete your application online and select the testing date and/or location most convenient for you. If you have any questions, please contact Public Safety Testing at 1-866-447-3911 (toll free).

If you are interested in a Lateral position, please complete a Personal History Statement, attaching a letter of intent, resume and all current certifications including academy dates of completion and send to Debi Hilts – Civil Service Examiner/Secretary or call 509-422-7169.

For more information and complete job descriptions, please visit the Civil Service web page.



Traffic and Vegetation Control Crewperson (2 positions)

Okanogan County Public Works

Okanogan County Public Works is accepting applications for (2) Traffic and Vegetation Control Crewpersons with a salary range of $3,011 to $3,627 per month. Applicants must possess a CDL Class A with Air Brakes, Tank Vehicles, and Hazardous Materials, current updated health and flagging card and must have or obtain within 120 days of employment a WSDA Pesticide Public Operator License with Weed Control Right of Way endorsement.

The Traffic and Vegetation Control Crewperson has the primary function and responsibility to work under the direction of the Traffic and Vegetation Control Supervisor in all activities required for the maintenance and repair of the County’s Road System signing program and the Vegetation Control program. These responsibilities include assisting the Traffic and Vegetation Control Supervisor in planning, organizing, and performing the activities required to keep the sign/delineators and traffic markings functional, on all County roads. The duties also include operating a Vegetation Control spray truck or 6 wheel drive ATV, and hand held or backpack sprayers, on occasion. The crewperson may be required to operate pickups, trucks, light equipment and mowers in the daily operations required in the Weed/Sign Department.

Please click on the title of the position you are interested in for the job description.

To Apply:

Online: Click Here

Offline: Please submit a completed Okanogan County Application for Employment and Supplemental to Debi Hilts Human Resource Coordinator at 123 5th Ave., Room 139, Okanogan, WA 98840.  For more information contact Debi Hilts at 509-422-7169. Positions open until filled with 1st review October 6, 2017.



Traffic Control Striper Crewperson

Okanogan County Public Works

Okanogan County Department of Public Works is accepting applications for (1) Traffic Control Striper Crewperson with a salary range of $2,847 to $3,429 per month. Applicants must possess a CDL Class B with Air Brakes and a current health card. A flagging card with first aid and CPR must be obtained within the 1st year of employment.

The Traffic Control Striper Crewperson has the primary function and responsibility to work under the direction of the Traffic and Vegetation Control Supervisor in all activities required for the maintenance and repair of the County’s Road System signing program and the traffic markings/striping program. These responsibilities include assisting the Traffic and Vegetation Control Supervisor in planning, organizing, and performing the activities required to keep the sign/delineators and traffic markings functional, on all County Roads. The crewperson may be required to operate pickups, trucks, and light equipment, and mowers, in the daily operations required in the Weed/Sign Department.

Please click on the title of the position you are interested in for the job description.

To Apply:

Online: Click Here

Offline: Please submit a completed Okanogan County Application for Employment and Supplemental to Debi Hilts Human Resource Coordinator at 123 5th Ave., Room 139, Okanogan, WA 98840.  For more information contact Debi Hilts at 509-422-7169. Positions open until filled with 1st review October 6, 2017.



Child Support Deputy Prosecutor

Okanogan County Prosecuting Attorney's Office - Child Support Division

The Okanogan County Prosecutor's Office has an opening for a Deputy Prosecutor in the Child Support Division. Responsibilities of this position include matters of paternity, enforcing child support locally and interstate, modifying child support orders, as well as civil and appeal projects and miscellaneous legal research as required.

Okanogan County offers a rural lifestyle with abundant outdoor recreational activities such as fishing, hiking, river rafting and camping opportunities nearby.

Minimum qualifications include graduation from an accredited law school, licensed by the Washington State Bar Association, and a valid Washington State driver’s license. Child Support experience is preferred but not required. The monthly salary range for this position is $5,058 - $6,148.

To apply, submit a letter of interest and resume to:
Branden Platter
Okanogan County Prosecutor
P.O. Box 1130
Okanogan, WA 98840
Fax: (509)422-7290
Email: Shauna Field

Applications will be reviewed as received. This position will remain open until filled. EOE



Part-Time Victim Witness Advocate

Okanogan County Prosecuting Attorney's Office

The office of the Okanogan County Prosecuting Attorney is accepting applications for a part-time Victim Witness Advocate (.65 FTE, 26 hours per week). The beginning salary is $1,686.10 per month with benefits. This is a non-exempt union position. Position will be opening September 28th, 2017.

Minimum Requirements:

Must be able to learn quickly and become efficient with the case management program. Must be neat, personable, dependable, and have good attendance. Candidates must have a high degree of personal integrity and be able to maintain confidentiality. This position requires a thorough background investigation. Spanish bilingual encouraged to apply. EOE

To apply, submit an Okanogan County Application for Employment with Supplemental Questionnaire, resume and a letter of interest to:

Okanogan County Prosecuting Attorney
237 Fourth Avenue North
P. O. Box 1130
Okanogan, WA 98840
422-7280

Position will remain open until filled.



Custodian

Okanogan County

Okanogan County is currently accepting applications for the position of Custodian. This is a full-time position with benefits. Salary range is $2,085 - $2,533 DOE per month.

This position is responsible for performing routine and special custodial, janitorial and maintenance functions to the assigned County facilities/buildings to maintain their safe, clean, efficient operation and presentation. Individuals assigned to this classification are expected to be competent in their skill area and to perform proficiently and independently those assignments of a regular and recurring nature. Work is normally performed in accordance with established and well-known policies, procedures and practices under general supervision of the Maintenance Supervisor. Supervisor will check progress of work and provide instructions on accomplishing unusual problems or the use of unfamiliar equipment. Individuals will typically be assigned to a regular work site; however, work site assignments will be subject to change as determined by supervisors with no notice requirements.

Minimum Qualifications:

Special Requirements:

To Apply: please submit a complete Okanogan County Employment Application and resume to Human Resources 123 5th Ave N #139, Okanogan, WA 98840 or email to Debi Hilts Applications will be accepted until 5pm, September 8, 2017. With 1st review September 11, 2017. Open until filled.



District Court Deputy Prosecutor

Okanogan County Prosecuting Attorney's Office

The Okanogan County Prosecutor's Office has an opening for a deputy prosecutor in the district court division. Responsibilities of this position include prosecuting misdemeanor and gross misdemeanor cases, screening referrals, advising and training law enforcement, and covering preliminary appearances on felony arrests.

Okanogan County offers a rural lifestyle with abundant outdoor recreational activities such as fishing, hiking, river rafting and camping opportunities nearby.

Minimum qualifications include graduation from an accredited law school, licensed by the Washington State Bar Association, and a valid Washington State driver’s license. District Court experience is preferred but not required. The monthly salary range for this position is $4,364 to $5,304.

To apply, submit a letter of interest and resume to:
Branden Platter
Okanogan County Prosecutor
P.O. Box 1130
Okanogan, WA 98840
Fax: (509)422-7290
Email: Shauna Field

Applications will be reviewed as they are received. This position will remain open until filled. EOE



Transport Officer

Okanogan County Department of Juvenile and Family Services

The Okanogan County Department of Juvenile and Family Services is now accepting applications for the position of Transport Officer. This part-time position pays $11.56 per hour. No benefits.

Required Qualifications:

Job Responsibilities:

To Apply: Please refer to the Application Packet for detailed instructions and submit all required documents including a Okanogan County Application for Employment, Addendum to Employment, job description, resume, and letter of interest. First review will be Friday, March 18th, 2016. Submit all paperwork to the Okanogan County Juvenile Department, P.O. Box 432, Okanogan, WA 98840 Attn: Sabrena Smith. Position is open until filled; interviews may start as soon as applications are received. Click on the underlined document titles to view/download.



Functional Family Therapist

Okanogan County Department of Juvenile and Family Services

The Okanogan County Department of Juvenile and Family Services is now accepting applications for Functional Family Therapy Program Coordinator.  Starting salary is $3,123 per month plus benefits.

This is a professional level position providing counseling services for the Superior Court and the Department of Juvenile and Family Services in the areas of Functional Family therapy (FFT).  FFT is a nationally recognized, evidence-based program for at-risk youth ages 11 to 18 and their families.  FFT therapists provide, at a minimum, weekly home-based family therapy sessions over a three to four month period and utilize the Functional Family Therapy model.

Minimum Qualifications (see job description for complete list):

To Apply: Please refer to the Application Packet for detailed instructions and submit all required documents including a Okanogan County Application for Employment, Addendum to Employment, Job Description, resume, and letter of interest. A Statement of Fitness is not required for this job position. Submit all paperwork to the Okanogan County Juvenile Department, P.O. Box 432, Okanogan, WA 98840 Attn: Dennis T. Rabidou. Position is open until filled. Click on the underlined document titles to download.



Juvenile Corrections Officer

Okanogan County Department of Juvenile and Family Services

PART-TIME

The Okanogan County Department of Juvenile and Family Services is now accepting applications for the position of part-time Juvenile Corrections Officer.

This is a professional level position providing correctional services and security within the Juvenile Corrections Center.  The Juvenile Corrections Officer is responsible for the overall day to day care, safety, security and correctional programming of an incarcerated population of juveniles and the documentation, maintenance and security of records.  This position requires the employee to work irregular hours and shifts. 
(Click on the underlined job title for a complete job description.)

Minimum Qualifications (see job description for complete list):

To Apply: Please refer to the Application Packet for detailed instructions and submit all required documents including a Okanogan County Application for Employment, Addendum to Employment, Physical Fitness Ability Testing Waiver and Release Form, Job Description and resume. Submit all paperwork to the Okanogan County Juvenile Department, P.O. Box 432, Okanogan, WA 98840 Attn: Mike Beaver. Position open until filled.  (Click on the underlined document titles to download.)



Chemical Dependency Counselor/Professional

Okanogan County Department of Juvenile and Family Services

The Okanogan County Department of Juvenile and Family Services is now accepting applications for Chemical Dependency Counselor/Professional. Starting salary is $3,123 per month plus benefits.

This is a professional level position providing counseling services for the Superior Court and the Department of Juvenile and Family Services. The qualified counselor provides information, counseling, educational therapy, assessments, referrals, and discharge services. The employee will be assigned to work within the following areas: Inpatient, Outpatient/Aftercare or Assessments/CDART program/ Special Programs.
(Click on the underlined job title for a complete job description.)

Minimum Qualifications (see job description for complete list):

To Apply: Please refer to the Application Packet for detailed instructions and submit all required documents including a Okanogan County Application for Employment, Addendum to Employment, Job Description, resume, and letter of interest. A Statement of Fitness is not required for this job position. Submit all paperwork to the Okanogan County Juvenile Department, P.O. Box 432, Okanogan, WA 98840 Attn: Dennis Rabidou. Position is open until filled; interviews may start as soon as applications are received. Click on the underlined document titles to download.



Okanogan County is an Equal Opportunity Employer