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OKANOGAN COUNTY HUMAN RESOURCES

Okanogan County Grainger Administration Building
123 Fifth Avenue North #150, Okanogan, WA 98840
 (509) 422-7169

RECEPTIONIST/LEGAL SECRETARY

The office of the Okanogan County Prosecuting Attorney is accepting applications for the full time position of Receptionist/Legal Secretary. The beginning salary is $2,543 per month with excellent benefits. This is a union position.

Minimum Requirements:

Must be able to learn quickly and become proficient with the case management program. Neat, personable, responsible, must be highly trustworthy, honest and able to maintain confidentiality. Background investigation and records check. Preference will be given to legal secretaries with criminal law background

To Apply: Please submit an Okanogan County Application for Employment, a supplemental questionnaire and a letter of interest to: Okanogan County Prosecuting Attorney, 237 Fourth Avenue North, P. O. Box 1130, Okanogan, WA 98840, 422-7280. Application packets may be picked up at the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office or downloaded at www.okanogancounty.org. Applications will be reviewed as received. This position will remain open until filled. EOE

RECYCLE/TRANSFER STATION/EQUIPMENT OPERATOR

The Okanogan County Department of Public Works is now accepting applications for Recycle/Transfer Station/Equipment Operator. Beginning Salary Range $2,613 ($15.07/hour) plus benefits. This is a union position.

The Recycle/Transfer Station/Equipment Operator has the primary function and responsibility to perform the date-to-day operations at the recycling center, serve as scale operator and operate landfill equipment.

Minimum Qualifications (see job description for complete list):

Required:

Desired:

To Apply: Please submit Okanogan County Application for Employment, and  Supplemental to Okanogan County Department of Public Works,  1234-A Second Avenue South, Okanogan, WA 98840 by August 28, 2015 at 4:30pm. (Click on the underlined document titles to download.)

FINANCE MANAGER/SUPERVISOR

The Okanogan County Auditor's Office is now accepting applications for Finance Manager/Supervisor. Starting salary is $4,196 per month plus benefits. This is a management level position with supervisory responsibilities.

This position performs complex and responsible administrative and professional work including organizing, compiling, reviewing and analyzing municipal accounting, operational, and budgetary records.  Serves as a confidential advisor to the Board of Okanogan County Commissioners (BOCC) regarding financial/budgetary operations of the County and works cooperatively with the BOCC and Auditor regarding labor/management recommendations relating to budget and cost analysis.  Provides technical assistance for payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable, and general accounting activities.  Considerable latitude exists for the exercise of independent judgment and action within the basic framework of relevant laws, codes and regulations.  This position is appointed by and work is performed under the general direction of the Elected County Auditor.  Supervision is exercised over subordinate accounting personnel.  (Click on the underlined document titles to download.)

Minimum Qualifications:

Required:

Desired:

To Apply: Please submit letter of interest, resume and Okanogan County Application for Employment to the Okanogan County Auditor's Office, Laurie Thomas, PO Box 1010, Okanogan, WA 98840. Position is open until filled; second review is September 18, 2015.  (Click on the underlined document titles to download.)

 

SUBSTANCE ABUSE TREATMENT PROGRAM SUPERVISOR/COUNSELOR

The Okanogan County Department of Juvenile and Family Services is now accepting applications for Substance Abuse Treatment Program Supervisory/Counselor.  Starting salary is $3,123 per month plus benefits.

This is a supervisory level position which provides oversight, program development, organization, monitory, evaluation and support of assigned court services officers/substance abuse treatment program counselors for the Department.  Ensures compliance with applicable policies, procedures and legal requirements.  Develops relationships with staff and other agencies and individuals both inside and outside of county government that will facilitate participation, teamwork, effective functioning, and use of resources.  The person in this position must independently perform work with little supervision, structure or guidance and must exercise independent judgment in analyzing programmatic problems, issues and situations, while developing recommendations for new or modified programs.   (Click on the underlined document titles to download.)

Minimum Qualifications (see job description for complete list):

Required:

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 position.  Submit complete Application Packet to the Okanogan County Juvenile Department, PO Box 432 Okanogan, WA 98840 Attn: Dennis Rabidou.  First Review is August 21, 2015.  Position is open until filled; Interviews may start as soon as applications are received.  (Click on the underlined document titles to download.)

M-2 TRUCK DRIVER

Area 6 - Oroville Area

The Okanogan County Department of Public Works is now accepting applications for M-2 Truck Driver. Starting salary is $2,697 per month ($15.55/hour) plus benefits. This is a union position.

The M-2 Truck Driver has the primary function and responsibility to operate trucks and light equipment in the Road Division and assist in all aspects of the maintenance and construction operations on the County's road system and bridges.  (Click on the underlined job title for a complete job description.)

Minimum Qualifications (see job description for complete list):

Required:

Desired:

To Apply: Please submit Okanogan County Application for Employment, and  Supplemental to Okanogan County Department of Public Works,  1234-A Second Avenue South, Okanogan, WA 98840 by August 28, 2015 at 4:30pm. (Click on the underlined document titles to download.)

LEGAL PROCESS ASSISTANT I

(Probation Assistant - Probation Office)

Okanogan County District Court is now accepting applications for Legal Process Assistant I.  This position reports to the District Court Administrator with guidance from the Legal Process Assistant II and II positions; performs general and routine clerical work in support of the Court. 

The beginning salary is $2,274 per month.  This is a union position with a generous benefit package. (Click on the underlined document titles to download.)

Minimum Qualifications (see job description for complete list):

To Apply: Submit letter of interest, resume, Okanogan County Application for Employment, and District Court Supplemental Questionnaire to the Okanogan County District Court, Darla Schreckengast, PO Box 980, Okanogan, WA 98840.  Position is open until filled; first review is August 5, 2015.  Click on the underlined document titles to download.

JUVENILE CORRECTIONS OFFICER

FULL-TIME

The Okanogan County Department of Juvenile and Family Services is now accepting applications for the position of full-time Juvenile Corrections Officer.  This part-time position pays $2,538 per month.  This is a union position with a generous benefit package.   

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 document titles to download.)

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 until filled; first review is July 15, 2015.  (Click on the underlined document titles to download.)

ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN IV

Okanogan County Department of Public Works is now accepting applications for Engineering Technician IV.  Candidate will be assigned duties based on experience, abilities and education.  Salary range $3,359 - $4,084 depending on qualifications.  This is a union position with a generous benefit package.   (Click on the underlined job title for a complete job description.)

Qualified individuals will perform duties in one of the several engineering sections that may include contract administration, environmental review and permits, project development, inspection and surveying, design and drafting, and general record maintenance in addition to other office or field duties as assigned.  

Under general supervision, the Engineering Technician positions have primary responsibility for performing complex field and office functions dealing with surveying, computations, design and records maintenance.  Candidates must have the ability to develop, implement, and apply policies and procedures, form work methods and schedule job priorities. 

Minimum Qualifications (see job description for complete list):

To Apply: Submit letter of interest, resume and Okanogan County Application for Employment, to the Okanogan County Department of Public Works, 1234-A 2nd Ave S, Okanogan, WA 98840.  Position is open until filled, first review is June 8, 2015.  Click on the underlined document titles to download.

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.)/span>

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 & DISPATCH! 

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 WASHINGTON: 

Lynnwood - 8/31/2015 - Deputy & Corrections

Lynnwood - 9/3/2015 - Dispatch Only

Yakima - 9/11/2015 - Deputy, Corrections & Dispatch

Lynnwood - 9/18/2015 - Dispatch Only

East Wenatchee - 9/19/2015 - Dispatch Only

Burien - 9/26/2015 - Deputy, Corrections & Dispatch

Vancouver - 9/27/2015 - Deputy, Corrections & Dispatch

TESTING IN OTHER LOCATIONS REGULARLY - CHECK WEBSITE

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

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. 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.
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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 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