June 21, 2018

Employment

Permanent Employment

Deputy: The Fall River County Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications for a county deputy. Candidates must be able to think and act quickly under pressure; remain calm in stressful situations; demonstrate ethical behavior; pass a background and drug test; be physically able to perform job functions.

Starting wage is $14.50/hour (uncertified), $16.50/hour (SD state certified). Training and certification provided and required for continued employment.  Shifts may vary and may include weekend, overnight and holiday hours.  Benefits include paid health & dental insurance; vacation, holiday, and sick leave; and South Dakota Retirement. Submit Law Enforcement Applications to the Sheriff’s Office, 906 N. River St., Hot Springs, SD. Position 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: $12.50/hour (DOE). Shifts are day, evening, overnight, and swing; 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. Open until filled.   [Full Position Description]

 

Temporary / Seasonal Employment

Weed Sprayer: The Fall River County Weed & Pest Office is accepting applications for a part time/ seasonal weed sprayer. Starting wage is $10.00/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, driver’s license, can lift 25+lbs and physically fit to bend, squat, lift and extensive walking.  Must obtain commercial pesticide applicator licenses.  Experience with maintenance of small engines and pump systems preferred.  For more information call 605-745-5047.  Open until filled.  [Full Position Description]

 

updated: 6/12/2018

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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 Application