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

 

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 September 12, 2014 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.

Legal Process Assistant I

The office of the Okanogan County District Court is accepting applications for the position of Legal Process Assistant I.  Beginning salary is $2,219 per month.  This is a full-time union position with excellent benefits. 

Under the general supervision of the District Court Administrator, with guidance from the Legal Process Assistant II and III positions; performs general and routine clerical work in support of the Court.  Duties follow well established procedures and guidelines. 
(Click on the underlined job title for a complete job description.)

Required Qualifications

To Apply: Submit letter of interest, resume, Okanogan County Application for Employment, and Supplemental Questionnaire to: Okanogan County District Court, P.O. Box 980, Okanogan, WA 98840 Attn: Sandy Ervin. Applications may be picked up at the Human Resources Office or downloaded from this web page.  Applications will be accepted through August 29, 2014. 

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

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.

 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.

 

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