CODE ENFORCEMENT – FULL TIME.
REQUIREMENTS: Must be at least 21YOA, possess a valid driver license, have a desire to be a part of a team, and a willingness to learn. Employees are required to pass a basic physical in order to perform job functions. Applicants must possess a High School diploma or GED. Prior experience is a plus, but not mandatory as we are willing to train.
PREFERRED SKILLS: A desire to be a part of the law enforcement career field. Bilingual is a plus, but not required.
WAGE: Starting salary $2200 a month. Raises are available after certification, a probation period is completed, and after a year of service. Wage is negotiable if prior experience.
BENEFITS: Full benefit package available to include health, dental, vision, and life insurance. County also provides a competitive retirement plan.
SHIFT: Must be able to work nights and holidays/rotating shifts, Monday through Friday (Most of the time) with weekends off. (Subject to change as employer sees fit)
DUTIES: Patrolling the Towns of Akron and Otis looking for code violations to include weeds, stray animals, junked vehicles, etc. Applicants must maintain the Akron animal pound as well as prepare reports for state and local agencies. Applicants must be able to speak and write the English language. Possess the ability to speak with individuals about a variety of violations, and be able to write and prepare case reports. Applicants will also be asked to help with court security when trained.
APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Visit our website at www.washcountysheriff.com or stop by our office at 26861 Hwy 34 Akron, CO 80720 to pick up an application. Position will remain open until filled.

Patrol Deputy

The Washington County Sheriff’s Office is looking for individuals that are interested in a law enforcement career.  We currently have openings in both patrol and detentions.  Patrol openings are for Patrol Deputy and Investigator.  Applicants must be at least 21YOA, U.S. citizen, have a valid driver’s license, and be Colorado P.O.S.T. certified.  Patrol salary starts at $2850 a month (higher if you have previous experience), with raises possible after probation period. Investigator salary depends on experience.

Detention Deputy must be at least 21YOA, U.S. Citizen, have a valid driver’s license, and be able to pass a background check.  Experience is a plus, but not required as we are willing to train you. Must be able to work nights and holidays/rotating shifts, Sunday through Saturday. Currently we work 12hr shifts and have at least two weekends off a month. (Subject to change as employer sees fit to insure a secure facility).  Starting salary is $2600 a month (higher if you have previous experience), with raises possible after probation period.

Washington County offers a competitive benefit package that includes retirement, health, and dental insurance.  If you are interested in becoming a member of our team please visit www.washcountysheriff.com, or stop by our office at 26861 Hwy 34 Akron, CO 80720.  All applicants must be able to pass a drug screening, as well as a physical exam.


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