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Job Postings

October 14, 2019

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

Animal Control Officer

Dallas County Sheriff’s Office has an opening for an Animal Control Officer

The Dallas County Sheriff’s Office is seeking candidates for the position of Animal Control Officer. This person will work under the direction of the Dallas County Sheriff’s Office and in conjunction with the Selma Animal Shelter.  The Animal Control Officer will be required to act on complaints concerning stray, abandoned and/or abused animals. Duties will include responding to and investigating calls from the public for animal control assistance, impounding animals, maintaining reports and keeping records and operating animal control devices and equipment. The officer may work around aggressive or vicious animals at any given time.

Successful applicant must have a High School diploma or GED certificate.  Must possess a valid State of Alabama Driver’s License with a clean record and be insurable by the Dallas County insurance carrier. Some experience with animal handling through a veterinarian‘s office or experience with farm animals desired but not required. Must have the ability to effectively communicate and interact well with the public, to remain calm in stressful situations and to maintain records and reports.

Applications will be taken in the Sheriff’s Office on the third floor of the Dallas County Annex from October 15, 2019 through October 22, 2019 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

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September 12, 2019

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

Corrections Officer

Dallas County Sheriff’s Department has an opening for a Corrections Officer

Correctional Officers work under the direction of the Warden. Officers are directly responsible for the supervision of inmates.  Duties include but are not limited to security, feeding and assisting the staff with medical emergencies to name a few. Correctional Officers will attend continuing education classes to stay up to date on the latest departmental policies as well as at the latest state laws regulating detention facilities. There are certain certifications that you must acquire. Such as being OC Capsicum certified as well as being certified in the use of an expandable baton. This job requires the employee to be both mentally and physically strong.

Applications will be taken from September 12, 2019 until the position is filled during the hours of 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM, at the Dallas County Sheriff’s Department on the third 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

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  June 20, 2018

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 beginning June 20, 2018, 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

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Perry Varner Educational & Treatment Facility

  Dallas County Juvenile Detention Center

 Detention Counselor Job Posting

 Full & Part Time

March 12, 2018

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 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.

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January 23, 2018

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

Laborer

Dallas County Commission has an opening for a Laborer 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 January 23, 2018, 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

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