Communications/911 Dispatcher

Dispatchers are responsible for the transmission of radio and telephone messages and requests for law enforcement, emergency medical and fire services. Shall dispatch public safety units and monitor their activity, providing support as required. Handles highly stressful emergency requests; calms, negotiates and controls callers to gather essential information to communicate to responders. Coordinates inter-office telephone traffic and other correspondence. Acts as a direct representative of the Sheriff when dispatching Sheriff’s Office law enforcement personnel.

 

No Experience necessary for Entry. Laterals, please see the exam announcement.

Exam Announcement, Job Description, and application are below.

Number of vacancies: minimum of 2.

SALARY & BENEFITS: Union, vacation, sick leave, paid holidays, longevity, retirement plan, and medical benefits. Starting salary: (subject to change as contract is currently in union negotiations) Entry Level at Step 1, $2720.26/month; Laterals: $2829.07/month – $3059.92/month, depending on experience.

TO APPLY: Civil Service Application Required.  Print an application from below (you cannot apply on-line). You can pick up or request a copy by mail, from the Pend Oreille County Civil Service Office, 625 W. 4th St., Newport, WA 99156, Monday through Friday 8:00AM-4:30PM. (509) 447-6480

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Tuesday, June 20, 2017, by 3:00pm., in person at 625 W. 4th St. Newport, WA., or via mail at PO BOX 5060, Newport, WA 99156 and received by deadline.

EXAMINATION SCHEDULE:

Typing Test: Between 8-9:45 am Wednesday, June 21, 2017 – Keyboarding is 40 WPM (numbers & letters) with a 90% accuracy (a pass or fail test). Your keyboarding appointment will be set at the time you file your application. You must pass the typing test to take the Written Exam (same day): Wednesday, June 21, 2017, at 10:00 am (allow 2 hours for written test). Test location: County Courthouse, Commissioner’s Office 625 W. 4th St. Newport, WA 99156. A non-refundable $15.00 testing fee does apply.

Dispatcher Exam Announcement 6-2017

Dispatcher-E911 Operator

CS-E-911 SUPPL. FACT SHEET 7-2016

POC Civil Service 911 Application 2017

 

Corrections Officer (Jailer) Entry & Lat., Male & Female

The Corrections Officer is responsible for booking, searching and releasing prisoners; conducting security checks and maintaining security in all areas of the correction facility; writing required reports/documentation of activity; supervise meal service, visitation, recreation and work activities of inmate workers; answer telephones; take informal action to correct inmate behavior as appropriate; monitor jail access. May be required to use physical force to restrain/control violent or uncooperative inmates, and be able to defend against an attack by an inmate. Required to escort prisoners to court appearances and exercise good judgment in court room security. Shall be assigned/perform other  duties that may include but not limited to: food ordering, computerized data entry, commissary, fire/safety inspections, and Electronic Home Monitoring.

No Experience necessary for Entry. Laterals, please see the exam announcement.

Exam Announcement, Job Description, Physical Agility Test (PAT), and application are below.

Number of vacancies: minimum of one.

SALARY & BENEFITS: Union, vacation, sick leave, paid holidays, longevity, retirement plan, and medical benefits. Starting salary (rates are per the 2014 contract currently under union negotiations): Entry Level at Step 1, $3035.67/month; Laterals: Step 2, $3141.02/month to Step 3, $3251.75/month, depending on experience.

TO APPLY: Civil Service Application Required.  Print an application from below (you cannot apply on-line). You can pick up or request a copy by mail, from the Pend Oreille County Civil Service Office, 625 W. 4th St., Newport, WA 99156, Monday through Friday 8:00AM-4:30PM. (509) 447-6480

 

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Wednesday, June 21, 2017, by 2:00pm., in person at 625 W. 4th St. Newport, WA., or via mail at PO BOX 5060, Newport, WA 99156 and received by deadline.

 

EXAMINATION SCHEDULE:

Physical Agility Test (PAT): Thursday, June 22, 2017, 8:00 a.m. in the Civil Service Office at the County Courthouse, 625 W. 4th St., Newport, WA.

>You must pass the PAT to continue on to the written. If you test(ed) for the Pend Oreille County Deputy PAT on June 8, 2017, you may use your scores if applicable.

Written Exam: (same day) Thursday, June 22, 2017, 10:00 a.m. at the same location in the Civil Service Office.

Typing Test: No minimum required and not grounds for disqualification. Your typing score will be added to your application before submission to the Sheriff’s office. Test will be administered before the deadline, and on testing day (after the written). Dates available: 8am-2pm   June 1, 2, 5, 6, 7, 12, 13, 14, 19, 20, 21. Please schedule your typing test ahead of time (by phone, email, or at the time you submit your application) to avoid the wait time on testing day. You may take the typing test at the time you submit your application if it falls within the dates and time stated. You may use your typing test score if you appy(ied) for Pend Oreille County Deputy on June 8, 2017.

Corrections Exam Announcement

Position Description 2012

Position Description 2012 FEMALE

PAT Correctional Officer

POC Civil Service Application 2017

 

Pend Oreille County is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Deputy Sheriff- Entry and Lateral

Deputies are responsible for the preservation of the public peace, protection of life and property, prevention of crime, investigation of crimes, the arrest of violators of the law, the proper enforcement of all laws and ordinances of the County, State and the United States, and adherence to the Sheriff’s Rules, Regulations and Procedures.

No Experience necessary for Entry. Laterals, please see the exam announcement.

Exam Announcement, Job Description, Physical Agility Test (PAT), and application are below.

Number of vacancies: minimum of 3.

SALARY & BENEFITS: Union, vacation, sick leave, paid holidays, longevity, retirement plan, and medical benefits. Starting salary: Entry Level at Step 1, $4137.30/month; Laterals: Step 2, $4310.43/month to Step 4, $4654.48/month, depending on experience.

TO APPLY: Civil Service Application Required.  Print an application from below (you cannot apply on-line). You can pick up or request a copy by mail, from the Pend Oreille County Civil Service Office, 625 W. 4th St., Newport, WA 99156, Monday through Friday 8:00AM-4:30PM. (509) 447-6480

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Wednesday, June 7, 2017, by 2:00pm., in person at 625 W. 4th St. Newport, WA., or via mail at PO BOX 5060, Newport, WA 99156 and received by deadline.

 

EXAMINATION SCHEDULE:

Physical Agility Test (PAT): Thursday, June 8, 2017, 8:00 a.m. in the Civil Service Office at the County Courthouse, 625 W. 4th St., Newport, WA.

>You must pass the PAT to continue on to the written.

Written Exam: (same day) Thursday, June 8, 2017, 10:00 a.m. at the same location in the Civil Service Office.

Typing Test: No minimum required and not grounds for disqualification. Your typing score will be added to your application before submission to the Sheriff’s office. Test will be administered before the deadline, and on testing day (after the written). Dates available: 8am-2pm May 22, 23, 24, 25, 31, and June 1, 2, 5, 6, 7. Please schedule your typing test ahead of time (by phone, email, or at the time you submit your application) to avoid the wait time on testing day. You may take the typing test at the time you submit your application if it falls within the dates and time stated.

Deputy Exam Announcement

Physical Test Requirements

Deputy Sheriff Job Description

POC Civil Service Application 2017

 

 

PEND OREILLE COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER