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Perry Varner Educational & Treatment Facility

Dallas County Juvenile Detention Center

Job Posting from April 24, 2017 – May 1, 2017

Detention Counselor

(Part-Time) Male

 

 

Position Summary

Under the direction of the Juvenile Detention Director, the Detention Counselor will direct the activities of detained youth in all areas.  The Counselor will maintain the safety of detainees at all times, conduct regular check of detainees and maintain order in facility.  Serves meals, supervise youth during visiting hours and may transport detainees to various appointments.  Performs various housekeeping duties or supervise detainees in this function.  Detention Counselor must have a high school diploma or GED equivalency and be able to work flexible hours and be on call on a rotating basis.  Detention Counselor must also have a good temperament and ability to function well in stressful situations.

Position Requirements and Qualifications

  • Ability to communicate effectively with detainees, staff, law enforcement personnel, and others, orally and in writing;
  • Ability to efficiently plan and organize work;
  • Ability to work independently;
  • Ability to work effectively with co-workers, detainees, and other professionals;
  • Ability to work with maladjusted juveniles;
  • Ability and willingness work as a part of a professional team;

Education

  • High School Diploma
  • 3-5 years job related experience preferred not required

 

Applications will be taken in the Human Resources Department on the first floor of the Dallas County Annex from April 24, 2017 – May 1, 2017 between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Resumes may be e-mailed to betty.russell@dallascounty-al.org or faxed to: Human Resources Department at 334-877-2796.

 

 

DALLAS COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

 

March 13, 2017

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

CDL TRUCK DRIVER

 

THE DALLAS COUNTY COMMISSION IS SEEKING CANDIDATES FOR THE

FOLLOWING POSITION:

 

CDL TRUCK DRIVER – Applicant must have a valid State of Alabama Driver’s License and be insurable by the Dallas County insurance carrier.

 

Duties will include operating equipment, including but not limited to, tri-axle dump trucks, miscellaneous trucks, construction equipment, tractors, forklifts, air compressors, etc.; skilled and unskilled labor and other duties as required.  Applicant must have the ability to work well with others.

 

PRE-EMPLOYMENT DRUG TESTING WILL BE REQUIRED PRIOR TO EMPLOYMENT AND, IF EMPLOYED, EMPLOYEE WILL BE SUBJECT TO RANDOM DRUG TESTING.

 

 Applications will be taken in the Human Resources Department on the first floor of the Dallas County Annex from March 13, 2017 through March 20, 2017 between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.   Employment applications are also available on the Dallas County website @ www.dallascounty-al.org.

 

DALLAS COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

M/F/D/V

 

 

March 13, 2017

  JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

                                                        Equipment Operator I

 

Dallas County Commission has an opening for an Equipment Operator I.

 

The Equipment  Operator will primarily operate a tractor with bush hog but may also operate a variety of equipment including trucks and various other construction equipment as necessary.  Must be able to endure extreme outdoor weather conditions at times and be aware of safety rules involved in the operation of equipment on heavily traveled roads.

 

Applicant must possess ability to read and write and to also understand road maps.  Must possess a valid State of Alabama Driver’s License. CDL license preferred but not required.  Prefer some experience operating tractors and light construction equipment.

 

Position also involves some unskilled labor on a daily basis and will involve call-out during periods of inclement weather, especially following storms or other natural disasters.  Applicant must have the ability to follow instructions, and ability to work well with others.    Applications will be taken from March 13, 2017 through March 20, 2017 during the hours of 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, at the Human Resources Department on the first floor of the Courthouse Annex at 102 Church Street.

 

PRE-EMPLOYMENT DRUG TESTING WILL BE REQUIRED AND, IF EMPLOYED, EMPLOYEE WILL BE SUBJECT TO RANDOM  DRUG TESTING.

 

 DALLAS COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

M/F/D/V

 

 

March 9, 2017

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

Laborer

 

        Dallas County Commission has openings for Laborers in the Road Department.  Work schedule is Monday-Thursday- 10 hour days.

        Applicants must have a valid State of Alabama Driver’s License.  Persons in this position  will perform manual labor which may include the following duties: shovel asphalt from dump truck, spread asphalt with rake, sweep road, spray tar and spread cement, clear ditches and beaver dams, install pipes, dig trenches and patch holes.  May operate chain saw, tractors, sheep footer and tire rollers.  Other duties will include those assigned by supervisor.

        Successful applicant must have physical dexterity to operate various pieces of equipment and physical tolerance to work outside, sometimes under adverse conditions. Must be able to lift over 50 pounds and have agility to crouch or crawl in restricted places, at times.

        Applicant must have the ability to work well with others.    Applications will be taken from 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, beginning March 9, 2017, at the Human Resources Department in the Courthouse Annex, 102 Church Street, Selma, AL. or online at www.dallascounty-al.org.

PRE-EMPLOYMENT DRUG TESTING WILL BE RQUIRED AND, IF EMPLOYED, EMPLOYEE WILL BE SUBJECT TO RANDOM  DRUG TESTING.

 

DALLAS COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER – M/F/D/V