Job Description New Search
|Job Category:||Corrections Officer (entry level)|
|Job Title:||Deputy Sheriff|
|Hiring Organization:||Linn County Sheriff's Office|
|Salary Range:||$3938 to $4959 per month|
|Description:||LINN COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE
1115 SE JACKSON STREET
ALBANY, OREGON 97322
Updated: July 25, 2016
Job Classification: Deputy Sheriff (Corrections) - Entry Level and Lateral Candidates
The Linn County Sheriff's Office is currently recruiting for Deputy Sheriff (Corrections) for both Entry Level and Lateral transfer candidates. The Sheriff’s Office is building an ongoing eligibility list for current and future positions. All testing through National Testing Network (NTN) must be completed by October 28, 2016.
Salary Information: From $3,938 up to $4,959 per month (base salary)
Bilingual Pay: Employees who are fluent in Spanish (and possibly Russian and/or American Sign Language) and use these skills while on duty will receive an additional 5% per month after passing a Standardized
Language Fluency test administered by Linn County. Bilingual Pay is awarded at the discretion of the Sheriff.
Staff Sergeant Micah Smith
Department Information: Please visit www.LinnSheriff.org to learn about the experience of being a valuable member of our team at the Linn County Sheriff’s Office.
Area Information: Linn County, Oregon is a county of approximately 2,300 square miles encompassing the very best Oregon has to offer. Extending from the confluence of the Willamette River and the Santiam River, to the crest of the Cascade Mountain Range, Linn County’s terrain is as diverse as its people. From grass seed farming and specialized metals fabrication, to high-tech automation and lumber mills, Linn County is the sought-after area in Oregon for people to call home.
US Citizen: Lawfully work within the US
High School Grad/GED: Yes
Valid OREGON State Driver's License: Yes
Ability to Read/Speak English: Yes
Vision: Department of Public Safety Standards and Training requirement of 20/30 corrected
Be able to be certified as a corrections officer by the Department of Public Safety Standards and Training - DPSST Minimum Standards of Employment as a Law Enforcement Officer are located at www.oregon.gov/DPSST (Administrative Rule 259-008-0010).
Minimum requirements for both Entry Level and Lateral Candidates: Must meet the following State Department of Public Safety Standards and Training requirements:
Please refer to the official Linn County job description for this position located here: http://www.co.linn.or.us/Pay Tables/Job Descriptions/671.pdf
|Special Instructions:||All candidates must complete the ORPAT and REACT tests for this position. ORPAT is scheduled separately from the NTN home page. You must schedule both a REACT and ORPAT test for this position. Testing for both REACT and ORPAT is available at the Brooklake campus of Chemeketa Community College.
(For Out-of-State Applicants): An application may be accepted without an ORPAT score. However, an ORPAT score with NTN is required to move forward in the hiring process.
Candidates who have completed both the ORPAT and REACT tests, must go to NEOGOV.com or http://agency.governmentjobs.com/linnsheriff/default.cfm and apply for the Deputy Sheriff position.
Lateral applications are also being accepted. Please make note of your previous experience in your application, and answer the Lateral Applicant question on the NEOGOV application accordingly. For lateral hires, salary compensation will be based on current experience level and pay (to be determined).
To schedule pre-employment testing (React), go to http://www.nationaltestingnetwork.com and click on Find Jobs and then Corrections. Select the department and then read over all the requirements and if qualified, select a testing location and a time and date for testing on the website calendar. An ORPAT can also be scheduled on the website. For questions concerning the testing process, please contact Customer Support at 866-563-3882. For updates and new job announcements, “Like” National Testing Network on Facebook.
|Additional Online Information:||http://www.co.linn.or.us/Pay Tables/Job Descriptions/671.pdf|
|Contact Information:|| Oregon
Click to email
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT