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Okanogan County Grainger Administration Building * 123 Fifth Avenue North, Okanogan, Washington 98840

DISTRICT COURT JUDGE APPOINTMENT

In anticipation of a pending District Court Judge vacancy in Okanogan County District Court, and pursuant to RCW 3.34.100 and RCW 36.32.120(6), the Board of Okanogan County Commissioners is accepting applications for the appointment of District Court Judge to hold office from approximately July 1, 2015 until the next general election in 2016.

Minimum Qualifications:

The Board of County Commissioners plans to commence the selection process beginning Wednesday, May 27, 2015.  Selected candidates will be notified and interviewed thereafter.  The Board of County Commissioners intends to perform an internet search on candidates, complete a criminal history background check and verify Superior Court and District Court records regarding matters in which they are parties. 

Candidates seeking appointment will submit a resume, letter of interest, letters of recommendation, and a completed Okanogan County District Court Judicial Evaluation Questionnaire to the attention of Rae Lynn Lewis, Human Resources Coordinator, 123 5th Ave N, Room 150, Okanogan, WA 98840.  Completed questionnaire and supporting documents will be accepted until 1:00 p.m. on May 27, 2015. 

FACILITIES AND GROUNDS MANAGER

Okanogan County is currently recruiting for the position of Facilities and Grounds Manager.  This position is a 3/4 time, exempt, At-will arrangement.  The salary for this position is $2,119 per month.  (Wages & Benefit costs shall not exceed $32,000 per year.)The Facilities and Grounds Manager is responsible for all activities of promoting the Agri-Plex facilities and grounds, including all buildings and property, maintenance of water system, grandstands, bathrooms, race track and RV Park.  RV Park will operate annually April 15-October 1.  Submits annual budget, program planning and implementation.  Promotes Agri-Plex, grounds, off-season and special events.  The majority of the focus of this position will be promotion and advancement of the grounds and facilities and will be evaluated on annual basis for continued employments.  (Click on the underlined documents titles for complete job description.)

Minimum Qualifications:

To Apply: Please submit an Okanogan County Application for Employment and resume to: Okanogan County Human Resources 123 5th Ave N #150, Okanogan, WA 98840.  Position is open until filled. (Click on the underlined document titles to download.)

Law Enforcement Positions

(CIVIL SERVICE)

Sheriff Deputy, Corrections Officer and 911 Dispatcher

NEW VACANCIES IN CORRECTIONS! 

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.pblicsafetytesting.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).

TESTING IN EASTERN WASHINGTON: 

Spokane - 5/9/2015 - Deputy, Corrections & Dispatch

Spokane - 6/6/2015 - Deputy, Corrections & Dispatch

Walla Walla - 6/15/2015 - Deputy, Corrections & Dispatch

Ritzville - 6/16/2015 - Deputy, Corrections & Dispatch

OMAK - 6/17/2015 - Deputy, Corrections & Dispatch

TESTING IN OTHER LOCATIONS REGULARLY - CHECK WEBSITE

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

CONTROL ROOM OPERATOR/RECORDS CLERK

EXTENDED REVIEW PERIOD *** MAY 8, 2015 *** APPLY NOW!

(CIVIL SERVICE)

We have a current vacancy for a Control Room Operator and will be establishing a roster of interested and qualified candidates. 

The Control Room Operator is responsible to assist in maintaining the security of the Okanogan County Jail by monitoring the video cameras, accepting jail visitors, and other related duties. 

The Records Clerk is responsible for providing specialized clerical services to the Sheriff's Office.  Although there is no vacancy at this time, a roster of interested candidates will be established. 

To apply: review, complete and return the APPLICATION PACKET/ANNOUNCEMENT no later than MAY 8, 2015 at 4:00 pm.    

(Click on the underlined job title for a complete job description.)

 

Chief Civil Deputy Prosecutor

The Okanogan County Prosecutor's Office has an opening for Chief Civil Deputy Prosecutor. The salary range for this position is $5,475 to $6,654 per month plus benefits.

Responsibilities of this position include: providing legal advice to County officials, representing the County in civil suits, attending meetings with the Board of County Commissioners and providing counsel on civil matters and in administrative hearings, coordinating with Rick Management in investigating incidents involving County liability, reviewing and approving public records requests, and tracking legal and policy issues of importance to the County.   

Minimum Qualifications

To Apply: Submit a letter of interest and resume to Karl Sloan, Okanogan County Prosecutor PO Box 1130 Okanogan, WA  98840.  Applications will be reviewed as they are received.  This position will remain open until filled.

 

Functional Family Therapist

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.
(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 the Okanogan County Application for Employment, Addendum to Employment, 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; first review March 20, 2015.  interviews may start as soon as applications are received. Click on the underlined document titles to download.

 

JUVENILE CORRECTIONS OFFICER

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 part-time position pays $14.64 per hour. 

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 the Okanogan County Application for Employment, Addendum to Employment, Physical Fitness Ability Testing Waiver and Release Form and resume. Submit all paperwork to the Okanogan County Juvenile Department, P.O. Box 432, Okanogan, WA 98840 Attn: Mike Beaver. Position is open continuously.  (Click on the underlined document titles to download.)

 

Chemical Dependency Counselor/Professional

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 the Okanogan County Application for Employment, Addendum to Employment, 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: Adele Newman. 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