January 28, 2020

Employment (4)

Permanent Employment

Administrative Assistant: Fall River/Oglala Lakota County Register of Deeds:  This position is responsible for performing a variety of office and administrative support duties associated with the recording of legal documents. So attention to detail is required. Must have the ability to work well with others. Duties include greeting customers, providing information and guidance, reviewing and recording various legal documents, receiving and processing payments, answering phone calls providing assistance with recording requirements and filing fees. Applicant must have good organizational, computer skills & be able to lift up to 30 lbs.

Submit application to Fall River County Register of Deeds Office, 906 N. River St. Hot Springs, SD 57747 605-745-5139. Open until filled


Administrative Assistant: Fall River 4-H/Extension:  The Fall River 4-H/Extension Office is now accepting applications for a full-time administrative assistant. Applicants must be able to multitask, have excellent customer service, organizational, computer and written/verbal communications skills. Starting salary is $11.00-$13.00 (DOE). Workdays are from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday. Position has full benefits: health insurance, SD retirement, annual & sick leave. Submit applications to; 4-H/Extension Office, 709 Jensen Hwy, Suite B, Hot Springs, 57747 by February 7, 2020. (Click here for full job description)


911 Dispatcher: Fall River County Sheriffs Office is accepting applications for a full time 911 Dispatchers. The starting wage: $14.00/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.

The position involves substantial public contact, receiving incoming radio and phone calls, and entering information into the computer aided dispatch system.  Individuals must be able to multi task with accurate typing (35 words per minute) and computer skills. This facility handles multiple calls from different agencies which will need dispatched out simultaneously. Applicant must be able to remain calm and maintain composure and treat people with respect even under pressure in stressful situations. Individual must possess the ability to consistently think clearly; act quickly; and calmly in a wide variety of situations.

The position requires SD State Certification for radio dispatching. The training, completed in Pierre, SD will be provided to successful applicants.  Position requires a medical physical (UA and hearing test), fingerprinting and background check. Submit application (see law enforcement application below) to Fall River County Sheriff’s office, 906 N. River St. Hot Springs, SD. Open until filled. [Full Position Description]


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: $14.50/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.  Click here for full job description.


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