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OKANOGAN COUNTY HUMAN RESOURCES

Okanogan County Grainger Administration Building

123 Fifth Avenue North #150, Okanogan, WA 98840

 (509) 422-7169 - FAX (509) 422-7365

Okanogan County is an Equal Opportunity Employer

911 Dispatcher Testing

(CIVIL SERVICE)

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Minimum age requirement is 18 years
  2. Typing skills - 30 wpm.
  3. United States Citizen
  4. Valid Washington State Driver's license
  5. High School graduate or equivalent (G.E.D.)
  6. No felony convictions

Background investigation, psychological and polygraph exams conducted on successful candidates. Hiring is provisional, based on outcome of completed psychological evaluation.

If interested, please register for the exam by going to www.publicsafetytesting.com. Once the application is received a “Pre-Test” study guide will be emailed to you as well as a link to the required typing test. Upon completion of the typing test, please email results to Shelley Keitzman. All further communication will be done via email. Please feel free to contact Shelley Keitzman/Civil Service Secretary via email or by phone at 509-422-7169 should you have any questions or for more information.



Law Enforcement Positions

(CIVIL SERVICE)

Current Employment Opportunities

2 - Open Positions for Corrections Officers

Start a career with purpose and honor! A unique career opportunity for you to make a difference and serve your community by becoming a Deputy Sheriff, Correction Officer, Communication Officer (911 Dispatch) or Records Clerk/Control Room Operator. For more information, and to register for your exam, please click the “Apply on-line” link at the bottom of this announcement. To apply for Entry Level Deputy Sheriff and Communications Officer (911 Dispatch), please visit Public Safety Testing and click the “Sign up” link at the top of the page to begin registration.

If you are interested in a Lateral position, please click “Apply On-line”, complete the “Personal History Statement, attach a letter of intent, resume and any current certifications, which should include academy dates of completion. If you would rather, you may print out the Personal History Statement and attach the needed documents and email to Shelley Keitzman – Human Resources or send by USPS to Civil Service, 123 5th Ave N., Rm 139, Okanogan, WA 98840. If you have any questions, please feel free to call 509-422-7169.

TO APPLY FOR ENTRY LEVEL DEPUTY OR 911 COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER – GO TO Public Safety Testing

TO APPLY FOR CORRECTION OFFICER, LATERAL FIELD DEPUTY AND LATERAL COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER – Click Here Corrections Officer testing on October 12,2019 at 9:00 am in the Commissioners Conference room. A physical agility test will follow the written test.

TO APPLY FOR CONTROL ROOM OPERATOR (Jail) OR RECORDS CLERK – Click Here Testing date TBD

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



Okanogan County is an Equal Opportunity Employer