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

 

Transport Officer

The Okanogan County Department of Juvenile and Family Services is accepting applications for the position of  Transport Officer. This is a part-time/on-call, non-benefited position.  Pay is $11.56 per hour.

Job Responsibilities:

Required Qualifications

To Apply: Please refer to the Application Packet for detailed instructions and submit all required documents including: Letter of interest, resume, Okanogan County Application for Employment, and Addendum to Employment, to the Okanogan County Juvenile Department, P.O. Box 432, Okanogan, WA 98840 Attn: Sabrena Smith. (A Statement of Fitness is not required for this position.)  First review is August 15, 2014.  Position is open until filled; Interviews may start as soon as applications are received.  Click on underlined position title for full job description.

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

Maintenance Technician

The Okanogan County Maintenance Department is accepting applications for the position of  Maintenance Technician. Starting salary is $2,322 per month plus benefits.

Performs routine maintenance of County buildings and facilities.  Utilizes carpentry, plumbing, masonry, electrical and painting skills for completion of facility repair, maintenance and constructions projects.  
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Minimum Qualifications (see job description for complete list):

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.  First review of applications is August 8, 2014.  Position is open until filled. Click on the underlined document titles to download.

 JAIL COOK

PART-TIME (28 HOURS/WEEK)

(EXTENDED UNTIL 8/15/2014)

Okanogan County Civil Service Commission is accepting applications for the vacant position of Jail Cook.  This position is scheduled to work 28 hours per week (70% of full-time).  This is a union position with pro-rated benefits. 

Responsible to provide balanced and nutritional meals to inmates.  Oversees the work of jail trustees in the performance of meal preparation, cleaning and serving.  Click on job title above for a complete job description.

Minimum Qualifications:

To Apply: Submit a completed Civil Service Personal History Statement (Application packet) to: Okanogan County Civil Service, 123 5th Ave N #150, Okanogan, WA 98840. Closing date is 4:00pm on August 15, 2014.

 

 Fair-Time Workers

Okanogan County is accepting applications for the position of TEMPORARY Fair-Time Workers.  Anticipate hiring 3-5 temporary hourly employees to begin immediately through approximately October 1, 2014. Scheduled shifts may vary - not to exceed 40 hours per week.

Maintenance, Landscaping & Custodial - Rate of Pay - $11.56/hr.  Click on the title for a complete job description.

Clerical & Custodial - Rate of Pay - $12.63/hr.   Click on the title for a complete job description.

Minimum Qualifications:

To Apply: Submit an Okanogan County Employment Application to: Okanogan County Human Resources, 123 5th Ave N #150, Okanogan, WA 98840. Applications will be reviewed as they are received. Positions are open until filled.

 

 District Court Deputy Prosecutor

The Prosecutor's Office has an opening for a Deputy Prosecutor in the District Court Division.  The salary range is $50,352 to $61,200 annually plus benefits.

Responsibilities of this position include prosecuting misdemeanor and gross misdemeanor cases, screening referrals, advising and training law enforcement, acting as deputy coroner, 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:

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

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).

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