March 27, 2015

Employment

Full Time Employment

Deputy / Fall River County Sheriff’s Office:  Must be able to think and act quickly under pressure; remain calm in stressful situations; demonstrate ethical behavior; pass a background check and be physically able to perform job functions. Shifts may vary and may include weekend, overnight or holiday shifts. Starts at $14.50 per hour uncertified, $16.50 certified. Training and certification provided and required for continued employment. Benefits, including paid health and dental insurance, vacation, holidays, sick leave and SD Retirement. Applications available at the Fall River County Sheriff’s Office, Auditor’s Office or below at the link for the “LE Application”. Open until filled.

911 Emergency Dispatcher: Full time; starts at $12.00 per hour. Must be able to think and act quickly under pressure; communicate effectively, including listening, gathering information and verbalizing information; multi-task and remain calm in stressful situations. Training and certification provided. Shifts may vary and may include weekend, overnight or holiday shifts. Full benefits, including paid health insurance which includes prescription and vision benefits, dental coverage, sick leave, holidays, personal days, vacation and SD Retirement. Applicants must pass a background check. Applications available at the Fall River County Sheriff’s Office, Auditor’s Office or online at the link for the LE application below. Open until filled.

 

Part Time Employment

2 Office Clerks / Fall River County Treasurer’s Office: Must have good organizational and computer skills; the ability to work well with others; good customer service skills; and the ability to lift up to 30 lbs. Two positions are available, both are part-time.  Starting wage is $9.50 per hour, no benefits. Open until filled.

 

Temporary / Seasonal Employment

2 Data Collection Workers (summer, full-time) / Director of Equalization Office: Applicants need to be able to work outside in all weather conditions. Ability to lift at least 30 lbs, walk on uneven terrain and deal with livestock and dogs. People skills also a must. Duties in the field will include taking measurements, photos and assisting the assessor in the reassessment process. Duties in the office will include entering data collected in the field and sketches into the computer.  Strong computer skills, accuracy and attention to detail a must!  Employment is for up to 14 weeks between May and August 2015, 40 hours a week, $9.00 per hour. No benefits. Application deadline April 10th.

Data Entry (temporary, full-time) / Director of Equalization: Applicants should have strong computer skills with attention to details and accuracy. Duties will be primarily in the office but some field work may be required. Ability to lift at least 30 lbs, walk on uneven terrain and deal with livestock and dogs. People skills also a must. Duties in the field will include taking measurements, photos, and assisting the assessor in the reassessment process. Duties in the office will include entering data collected in the field and sketches into the computer. Employment is for up to 14 weeks between May and August 2015, 40 hours a week, $9.00 per hour. No benefits. (This position has some flexibility with schedule and could be part-time from May to October for up to 560 work hours.) Application deadline April 10th.

Fall River County Weed Sprayer (seasonal, part time): Salary: $12.00/hr. This is a part time job with variable days and hours subject to contracted work and weather conditions. Will work April through October. Must be 18 years or older, able to lift 25+ lbs and physically fit to bend, squat, lift and do extensive walking. Must obtain commercial pesticide applicator licenses. Experience with maintenance of small engines and pump systems preferred. Complete the county application available at the link below or call 605-745-5047. Open until filled.

 

updated: 3/23/2015

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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 LE Application