Dispatcher/Jailer Position 06/24/20

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The Pennington County Sheriff’s Office is looking for individuals who want to serve the public as a Dispatcher/Jailer. The primary role of this position is answering administrative calls, 911 calls and the dispatching of Law, Fire, and EMS Services within the county. This position offers up to a 36-hour work week and is based on 12-hour rotational shifts. Applicants must have good communications skills, be able to multi-task and prioritize workload. Basic computer skills working with Microsoft applications are required. The position features a starting wage of $20.05/hour and benefits are in accordance with the union contract.

Applications and a complete job description are available at the Pennington County Sheriff’s Office, 102 W 1st Street, Thief River Falls, MN or on our website at http://co.pennington.mn.us – click on employment. Application deadline: July 13 at 4:00 p.m.

Pennington County is an Equal Opportunity Employer



New Direct Phone Numbers

The New Corrections (Jail) Phone Number is 218-416-7097. Please call this number for any inmate related questions.

Jail Administrator / Dave Casanova -  218-416-7095 * Jail Programmer / Travis Black - 218-416-7082