May 7, 2021

Employment (6)

Temporary Employment

Employment Opportunity

Administrative Assistant: Fall River County Director of Equalization is seeking applications for a temporary full-time administrative assistant to assist with AG application project. This is a full-time temporary position, Monday – Friday, 8:00a – 5:00p. Position will run from June through October. Start and end dates, along with daily schedule can be a little flexible. $12/hour. Contact office at 605-745-5136 or [email protected] for information. Application available below, submit application to 1029 N. River St., deadline May 12.

Work duties include:

  • Communicating with property owners via phone, in person, email, and mass mailings.
  • Computer data entry and completing online applications
  • Reading Maps
  • Schedule appointments with property owners
  • Organizing and filing data

Skills Needed:

  • Excellent customer service
  • Good communication skills – written and verbal
  • Answer phones and schedule appointments
  • Computer skills – Word & Excel
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to read Maps
  • Basic knowledge of Legal Descriptions is a plus

Summer Field Worker: Fall River County Director of Equalization is seeking applications for a full-time temporary summer field worker to assist Assessors in property inspections and data collection. This is a full-time temporary position, Monday – Friday, 8:00a – 5:00p, for the months of June, July & August. Start and end dates, along with daily schedule can be a little flexible. $11/hour. Contact office at 605-745-5136 or [email protected] for information. Application available below, submit to 1029 N. River St., deadline May 12.

Work duties include:

  • working outdoors in all weather and conditions
  • communicating with property owners via phone and in person
  • assist with uploading photos and other computer data entry
  • reading maps and driving assessor around on designated routes
  • responsible for basic vehicle maintenance

Skills Needed:

  • Good customer service skills
  • Good communications skills
  • Physically able to walk over a mile in uneven terrain and work in adverse weather conditions
  • Basic computer skills
  • Must be 16 or older and have valid SD Driver’s License
  • Reading maps

Permanent Employment

Administrative Assistant: Fall River County Treasurer’s Office is accepting applications for a full time administrative assistant for our fast-paced office. Must be a quick learner, have good organizational skills, exceptional customer service, computer knowledge and ability to lift up to 30 lbs. Starting wage $12-$14/hour depending on experience, full benefits. Apply at Treasurer’s office, 906 N River St, Hot Springs. Application available below. Open until filled.

 

Truck Driver/Heavy Equipment Operator: The Fall River County Highway Department is accepting applications for a full time Truck Driver/Heavy Equipment Operator. This job requires that the applicant possess a Class “A” C.D.L. Full benefits including: vacation and sick leave, SD retirement; paid health, vision and dental insurance. For more information call us at 605-745-5137. Application available below. Open until filled. [Full Job Description]

 

911 Dispatcher: Fall River County Sheriffs Office is accepting applications for a full time 911 Dispatchers. The starting wage: $16.00/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. [Dispatcher – 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: $16.50/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. [Jailer – Full Job Description]

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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

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