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

 

Accounting Clerk III

(Foreclosure Deputy)

The Okanogan County Treasurer's Office is now accepting applications for the full time position of Accounting Clerk III.  This position will function as the Foreclosure Deputy in the Treasurer's Office.  The beginning salary is $2,464 per month plus benefits. This is a union position.

This position provides and performs a variety of skilled clerical, accounting and customer service support activities.  The successful applicant will be highly organized and detail orientated.

Minimum Qualifications (see job description for complete list):

To Apply: Submit an Okanogan County Application for Employment, resume and letter of interest to:  Okanogan County Treasurer's Office, 149 3rd Avenue North, Room 201, PO Box 111, Okanogan, WA  98840.  Make sure to specify "APPLICATION ENCLOSED" on the outside of your envelope.  Application packets are available at: Human Resources, WorkSource, or downloaded from this web page.  Applications will be reviewed as received.  Position closes at 4:30pm on November 7, 2014. Click on the underlined document titles to download.

Temporary On-Call Truck Driver

Okanogan County Department of Public Works is accepting applications for the temporary on-call position of M-2 Truck Driver for the Methow area.  Truck drivers must possess a CDL Class A with Air Brakes/Tanker Endorsement and a current flagging card.  Wages will be at the hourly rate of $15.56.  This is an on-call non-benefited position.  

To Apply:  Submit a completed Okanogan County Application for Employment and a completed Supplemental Questionnaire to the Department of Public Works, 1234-A 2nd Avenue South, Okanogan, WA  98840.  Employment applications and the Supplemental Questionnaire may be obtained by contacting the Department of Public Works, Human Resources, WorkSource or downloaded from this web page.  Applications will be accepted until 4:30 p.m. Friday, October 31, 2014.  Click on the underlined document titles to download.

Civil Service Commissioner Volunteer

Okanogan County is seeking applicants to serve on the three (3) member Okanogan County Civil Service Commission.  The Civil Service Commission is responsible for the recruitment, testing, hiring and promotion of all Sheriff's Office employees under RCW 41.14.  Commission members serve without compensation and must commit to monthly meetings on the 3rd Thursday of every month.  This appointment will be for the remaining term of a retiring Commissioner - December 31, 2017. 

Interested applicants should send a letter of interest and a brief resume by October 31, 2014 (Extended) to:  Rae Lynn Lewis, Okanogan County Civil Service Chief Examiner, 123 5th Ave N, #150, Okanogan, WA 98840.  Application materials may be submitted electronically to: rlewis(at)co.okanogan.wa.us.

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.

Law Enforcement Positions

Sheriff Deputy, Corrections Officer and 911 Dispatcher

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).

TESTING IN EAST WENATCHEE (DISPATCH) - 10/3

TESTING IN PASCO (DISPATCH, CORRECTIONS & DEPUTY) - 10/11

TESTING IN OTHER LOCATIONS REGULARLY - CHECK WEBSITE

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

Part Time Juvenile Corrections Officer

The Okanogan County Department of Juvenile and Family Services is accepting applications for the position of part-time Juvenile Corrections Officer. This part-time position pays $14.50 per hour.

Required Qualifications

Any offer of employment will be subject to the applicant successfully completing a physical ability test (PAT) and all pre-employment background checks. After being hired, the successful candidate will be on a probationary trial service period during which required training and certifications, as outlined in the position description, must be successfully completed as a condition of continued employment.

To Apply: Please refer to the Application Instructions and submit all documents required including an Okanogan County Application for Employment, JCOA Statement of Fitness and Addendum to Employment, to the Okanogan County Juvenile Department, P.O. Box 432, Okanogan, WA 98840 Attn: Mike Beaver. Recruitment for this position is a continuous process. Click on underlined position title for full job description.

Documents may be downloaded by clicking on the underlined document title.

Okanogan County is an Equal Opportunity Employer