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OKANOGAN COUNTY HUMAN RESOURCES

Okanogan County Grainger Administration Building

123 Fifth Avenue North #150, Okanogan, WA 98840

 (509) 422-7169

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 Deputy Sheriff **

*** Now Recruiting for Entry Level and Lateral Corrections Officers ***

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.



Control Room Operator/Records Clerk

Okanogan County Sheriff's Office

Examination to establish a roster for Control Room Operator/Records Clerk

SALARY: Control Room Operator $3,138/Records Clerk $3,076 per month. This is a union position with a full benefit package, which includes excellent medical, dental and vision coverage, life insurance, retirement, vacation and sick leave accruals and a 5% Pay Step Increase each year for the 1st 5 years of employment.

REQUIREMENTS: U.S. citizen, WA Drivers’ License, HS grad or GED. Must be 21 years of age. Control Room Operator typing requirement is 20 wpm and Records Clerk typing requirement is 30 wpm. Applicant cannot have been convicted of any felonies. Background investigation, psychological and polygraph exams conducted on successful candidates. Hiring is provisional, based on outcome of psychological evaluation.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: July 7, 2017 at 5 p.m. - Application may be emailed to Debi Hilts, mailed to or dropped off at - 123 5th Ave N., Room 139, Okanogan, WA 98840.

EXAMINATION DATES: Written – July 12, 2017 at 10 a.m. in the Commissioners Hearing Room. The exam will take approximately 2 hours. Please come at least 15 minutes early in order to process the testing fee. Oral Boards – To be Determined

TESTING FEE: A $15.00 non-refundable testing fee must accompany the completed application or on the date of testing. Please contact Civil Service Chief Examiner – Debi Hilts at 509-422-7169 for more information.



Recording Deputy

Okanogan County Auditor

The Okanogan County Auditor is recruiting for the part-time position of Recording Deputy. Working hours are 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. This is a benefited union position with a starting salary of $1,438 per month.

Individual in this position will perform all duties necessary to assure proper recording and preservation of documents, along with issuing marriage licenses and assisting in the search and retrieval of previously recorded documents. The successful applicant’s duties will require the working knowledge of the recording computer software system, clerical and office policies and procedures specific to the Okanogan County Auditor’s office, the use of good judgment and effective communication skills and the ability to work effectively under pressure and deadlines.

Minimum Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications

To apply, please submit a completed Okanogan County Application for Employment, letter of interest and resume to the Okanogan County Auditor’s Office no later than 4:00 p.m. Friday, June 23, 2017.



Maintenance Technician

Okanogan County

Okanogan County is currently accepting applications for the position of Maintenance Technician. This is a full-time position with benefits. Salary range is $2,415 - $2,936 DOE per month.

This position is responsible to perform routine maintenance of County buildings and facilities. Utilize carpentry, plumbing, masonry, electrical and painting skills for completion of facility repair, maintenance and construction projects. Use county passenger vehicle to transport supplies and equipment and to commute between buildings and facilities. Maintain a working relationship with departments and their personnel. Respond to public inquiries in a courteous manner; provide information within scope of knowledge or refer to supervisor. Perform work in accordance with sound safety practices.

Minimum Qualifications

Special Requirements

To apply, please submit a completed Okanogan County Application for Employment and resume to Human Resources - 123 5th Ave N. - Room 139 Okanogan, WA 98840. Applications will be accepted until 5:00 PM June 9, 2017, with 1st review June 12, 2017. Open until filled



Clerk III

Okanogan County Commissioners

The office of the Okanogan County Commissioners is accepting applications for the full time position of Clerk III. Beginning salary is $2,277 per month with a 5% salary increase each year for the first 5 years. This is a non-union position with excellent benefits, which include vacation and sick leave, medical and dental insurance, retirement, life insurance and paid holidays.

Performs confidential secretarial and clerical responsibilities necessary for an efficient and effective office that assists the Clerk of the Board or Commissioners in the performance of their responsibilities. Under the general supervision of the Clerk of the Board, with guidance from the Deputy Clerk of the Board and the Board of County Commissioners; performs general and routine clerical work in support of the County Commissioners. Duties follow well established procedures and guidelines.

Qualifications

To apply, please submit a completed Okanogan County Application for Employment, cover letter and resume to;

Clerk of the Board – Lalena Johns
123 5th Ave N., Rm 150
Okanogan, WA 98840

Applications will be accepted through June 9, 2017, with 1st review June 12, 2017. Please contact Human Resources at (509) 422-7169 should you have any questions.



Summer Temporary Mechanic

Okanogan County Public Works

Okanogan County Public Works is accepting applications for Summer Temporary Mechanic for the Fleet Shop. Beginning salary is $17.37 per hour.

Perform a wide variety of maintenance and repair functions on gasoline and diesel powered vehicles and specialized maintenance equipment in the County shop or in the field as necessary. Analyze malfunctions and accomplish repairs.

To Apply: Submit a completed Okanogan County Application for Employment and Supplemental, cover letter and resume to Debi Hilts Human Resource Coordinator at 123 5th Ave., Room 139, Okanogan, WA 98840.  This Position is open until filled.  First review is May 30, 2017.  For more information, contact/email Debi Hilts - Human Resources at (509) 422-7169



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. 
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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.
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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