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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) 422-7106

Okanogan County is an Equal Opportunity Employer



Washington State Lateral and WA State Academy Trained Deputy
1 Position Open

The Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office currently has 1 vacancy in the patrol division. We are actively seeking Washington State Laterals and Washington State Academy trained Deputy Sheriff candidates. To apply please visit our Civil Service website at https://www.okanogancounty.org/civilservice and click on Employment.

Job Type: Full Time

Salary: $54,720 - $67,512 per year with opportunuty for overtime

Experience: Please see job description for requirements


Okanogan County offers a competitive benefit package for full-time employees. The benefit package includes excellent health, dental and vision insurances, deferred compensation account options, LEOFF 2 retirement plan for Law Enforcement, short and long term disability options, basic life coverage, monthly, annual and sick leave accrual.

Please call Shelley Keitzman, Civil Service Chief Examiner at 509.422.7169 or email at skeitzman@co.okanogan.wa.us for questions.

Okanogan County is an Equal Opportunity Employer
If you require any special assistance at any point during the application or selection process and would like to request accommodation due to a disability, please email a description of your request to skeitzman@co.okanogan.wa.us



911 DISPATCHER
1 Position Open

Testing Available Saturday, November 14, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. in Spokane

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.  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.





SHERIFF'S OFFICE RECORDS CLERK

Civil Service

(Currently 1 Vacancy)

*** November 7, 2020 *** Examination to establish a roster of qualified candidates for Records Clerk

The Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office is recruiting for a Records Clerk. OCSO is offering a local test for this position in order to obtain a roster of qualified candidates. There is currently one position. The starting salary for Records Clerk is $3,138 per month (day shift) Also included are excellent medical, dental and vision benefits, paid life insurance, vacation and sick leave, paid holidays as well as retirement and a health savings account.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. 21 years of age
  2. Typing skills - 30 wpm for Records Clerk
  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.

APPLICATION DEADLINE:

Applications packets are accepted on a continuous basis. However, to be able to take the next written test, application packets
must be received by November 5, 2020 at 4:00pm.

EXAMINATION DATES:

Written – November 7, 2020 9:00am (Exam takes approx. 2 hours)
Oral Boards – Will be scheduled after the Exam

EXAMINATION LOCATION:

Okanogan County – Commissioner’s Hearing Room 123 5th Ave N – Okanogan, WA

TESTING FEE:

A $20 non-refundable testing fee must be paid at the test site on November 7, 2020.

APPLICATION:

The application packet is available:

  • Online at: Civil Service Application

  • Or Offline at: Application may also be submitted at: Civil Service/Human Resources, 123 5th Ave N #150, Okanogan, WA 98840 For additional information please call Shelley Keitzman Civil Service Examiner/Secretary at 509-422-7169


  • LAW ENFORCEMENT POSITIONS

    (CIVIL SERVICE)

    Current Employment Opportunities

    2 - Open Positions for Corrections Deputy

    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 Deputy, Communication Deputy (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 Deputy (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 150, 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 Deputy – GO TO Public Safety Testing

    TO APPLY FOR CORRECTION DEPUTY, LATERAL FIELD DEPUTY AND LATERAL COMMUNICATIONS DEPUTY – Click Here Corrections Deputy testing here on Saturday, September 19,2020 at 9:00 am in the Commissioners Hearing Room, 123 5th Avenue, Room 150, Okanogan, WA, 98840. A physical agility test will follow the written test.

    TO APPLY FOR CONTROL ROOM OPERATOR (Jail) OR RECORDS CLERK – Click Here Testing Saturday, September 19,2020 at 9:00 am

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



    Okanogan County is an Equal Opportunity Employer