Current Park County Job Openings

Detention Officer


Job Details:

Job #: 10278200
Salary: $16.76
Location: 414 E CALLENDER ST LIVINGSTON, MT 590472746
Open Date: 03/31/2017
Duration: Over 150 Days
Openings: 3
Hours: Fulltime

Job Description:

**ONE POSITION STILL AVAILABLE AS OF 6/7/17--APPLY NOW!** APPLICATION DEADLINE: OPEN UNTIL FILLED. Park County, Montana Sheriff's Department is seeking qualified applicants for THREE fulltime Detention Officer positions. QUALIFICATIONS: Must meet eligibility requirements to work in the United States, High School Diploma/Equivalent, able & willing to authorize/pass a criminal records search, never convicted of a felony offense, possess a valid Montana Driver's License, willing to work all shifts, able to successfully complete verbal, physical, medical and psychological examinations as required, not have been affiliated with any type of subversive organization at least 5-years prior to appointment. Must also have been a Montana resident for 1-year AND a Park County resident for 6-months prior to appointment OR receive administrative waiver. Position also requires membership in the union. REQUIRED OR TO BE OBTAINED WITHIN 12 MONTHS: MLEA Certification, Driver's License, First Responder/AED Certification, CPR Certification, POST Certification, Detention Officer Basic Certification, Weaponless Defense, CDOB Training, Tactical Handcuffing Training, PPCT Training, CPI Training, Firearms Training. DUTIES INCLUDE: Maintaining care, custody, and control of detainees in the Park County detention center, maintaining appropriate records, transporting inmates, working closely with Sheriff's department staff and other law enforcement personnel of various agencies and perform other duties as assigned. DAYS/HOURS: Fulltime. Must be willing to work nights and weekends. STARTING WAGE: $16.76 per hour. BENEFITS will be discussed at interview.

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HR Analyst Jill Ouellette