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JOB OPENINGS: 

Telecommunication Position (Part-Time Position Available)

The Leon Co. Sheriff’s Office is seeking to hire an individual to originate, relay, and interpret information relating to the safety and well-being of law enforcement officers, agency personnel, and general public. This individual must have excellent communication skills, telephone etiquette, be able to receive, process, and document all calls for service for police, fire, and EMS assistance from the public and relay the information to the appropriate source, and the ability to multi-task. Individual needs to be able to operate in high stress environments.

For more information, Contact Leon Co. Dispatch Supervisor, Julie Mullins at (903) 536-2749 or email your resume to julie.mullins@co.leon.tx.us.

 

County Jailer (Full time Positions)

The Leon County Sheriff’s Office is seeking to hire individuals to work as County Jailers.  Applicants are responsible for maintaining control of the inmate population and responsible for the care, feeding and housing of the inmates.  Jailers must have good communication and writing skills, be able to work in high stress environments and maintain good physical fitness to perform the duties.  Jailers must be able to interact professionally with the public and have the ability to multi-task when the jail gets busy.  Applicants must be able to satisfactorily complete state required jail school and maintain their jail license through in-service training throughout their career.  All training is provided at no cost to the applicant.  Applicant must pass a state mandated physical, drug test and psychological evaluation at no charge to the applicant before being hired.  Applicants must be able to work day and/or night shifts.

 

For more information, contact the Leon County Jail Administrator Stephen Dicker at 903-536-2749, Option 2 or email Stephen.Dicker@co.leon.tx.us.  Applications can be picked up in the lobby of the Sheriff’s Office at 606 E. St. Mary’s, Centerville, Texas, 24 hours a day.

 

 

JOB DESCRIPTION:      MAINTENANCE

JOB TITLE:                       MAINTENANCE

OBJECTIVE:                     To perform a wide variety of maintenance activities throughout the county

REGULAR HOURS:       8:00 am – 5:00 pm

EXTRA HOURS:             Weekends and Holidays as authorized by the County

GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES:

Performs maintenance in and around all the county buildings

Reserve driver as requested for Meals-on-Wheels/AAA

Report to Judge Ryder and the Leon County Commissioners

 

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:

Ability to follow oral and written instructions and be in good physical condition to perform strenuous work.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Good general maintenance skills

ABILITY TO:

  1. Maintain mental capacity which allows for effective interaction and communication with others
  2. To have the ability to maintain all equipment both inside and outside the county facilities
  3. Have experience in variety of maintenance operations

 

WORKING CONDITIONS:

Environmental Conditions:

Indoor/Outdoor environment; traveling from site to site; exposure to noise, dirt and dust; use of various chemicals and cleaning compounds; may be exposed to hazardous chemicals and materials and confined or high work places.

Physical Conditions

Essential and other important responsibilities and duties may require maintaining physical condition necessary for walking or standing for prolonged periods of time; lifting and carrying heavy materials; moving furniture and boxes; climbing on ladders and etc.