January 18, 2017


 Permanent Employment

Jailer/Correctional Officer: The Fall River County Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications for correctional officers. Ideal applicants are those with good moral character, in good physical condition and who are interested in serving their community as a member of the Fall River County Sheriff’s Office Team.  Correctional officers, upon hire, undergo on-going training courses along with on-the-job training to prepare them to supervise inmates.

Starting wage: $12.50/hour. Shifts are day, evening and overnight, and include weekends and holidays. Benefits include paid health, vision and dental insurance; vacation, sick and personal leave and South Dakota State Retirement.  Applicant must be at least 18 year of age with high school diploma or GED.  Must have a valid SD drivers license and have no felony convictions. Applicants must pass a complete background investigation, interview process, and a drug screening test.  No experience required. Females encouraged to apply.  Submit Law Enforcement Applications to the Sheriff’s Office, 906 N. River St., Hot Springs, SD. Position open until filled.


Auditor Administrative Assistant: The Fall River County Auditor’s Office is accepting applications for an administrative assistant.  Applicant must have good clerical and customer service skills.  Duties include preparing and modifying documents, data entry, placing supply and equipment orders, operating basic office equipment, and performing reception duties.  (Full Job Description) .  Starting wage: $10.00/hour. Hours are 8:00am to 5:00pm, Monday to Friday with occasional overtime or alternative hours (particularly during elections). Full benefits include paid health, vision, and dental insurance; vacation, sick and personal leave and South Dakota State Retirement. Position open until filled.

Temporary / Seasonal Employment


no temporary positions open at this time

updated: 10/3/2016


The following application is used for all employment openings in Fall River County. If you are interested in applying for a position with the county, please complete the application in its entirety. You may also attach a résumé if you have additional information you believe to be relevant to the position.

County Employment Application

Law Enforcement Employment Application