Loving County
Sheriff's Office
Mentone, Texas
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CURRENT OPENINGS

 

 

 

JANUARY 1, 2019 OPEN TILL FILLED

 

BECOME A DEPUTY SHERIFF IN LOVING COUNTY TEXAS

PATROL DEPUTY 3 POSITIONS

SALARY UP TO $ 69,202.00 PER YEAR DEPENDING ON EXPERIENCE

Minimum Qualifications *Age 21 or older* Normal hearing corrected or uncorrected with uncorrected hearing loss not to exceed moderate. You must possess a valid Texas driver’s license at the time of employment. No felony convictions, history of criminal or improper conduct, or poor driving record, which may affect the suitability for law enforcement work. If prior military service, an applicant must have an honorable discharge. Must meet all conditions required to obtain TCOLE Basic Peace Officer Certification. Must pass a background investigation.

JOB SUMMARY:  Performs a variety of law enforcement and crime prevention tasks, investigative work, special assignments, technical and administrative tasks in support of the Sheriff’s Office.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: 

  •  Participates in a variety of law enforcement activities which include arresting offenders and suspects for traffic and criminal offenses, appearing in court for criminal, civil, and other law enforcement related matters; conducting surveillance.
  •  Prepares reports on crimes and activities; attends briefings, and administrative meetings.
  •  Cooperates with other law enforcement agencies in matters relating to the apprehension of offenders and the investigation of offenses.
  •  Interacts and works with citizens regarding existing and potential law enforcement and crime prevention problems and responds to requests and inquiries from the public.
  •  Physically apprehends and searches suspects utilizing appropriate techniques and maneuvers to render them safe for transportation and incarceration.
  •  Performs a variety of physically demanding maneuvers and activities while involved in law enforcement and rescue operations, including running, walking, stooping, bending, rolling, crawling, climbing, jumping, lifting, carrying, dragging, and safely operating assigned equipment and vehicle.      
  • 40-hour work week. Must live in Loving County. 24/7 on call while off duty.
  • Operates patrol car, handgun, baton,pepper spray gun, radar units, radios, computer, printer, etc.

 

Uniform and Equipment: You must furnish your own duty weapons  duty belt/equipment, and duty uniforms. Equipment for police vehicle will be furnished by the Sheriff’s Office. County provided ammunition.

Deputy Vehicle: The County will provide a patrol vehicle while on duty.

Insurance: Loving County employees are covered by Blue Cross/ Blue Shield for major medical, hospitalization, and dental insurance. 

Retirement: Loving County is a member of the Texas County District Retirement System (TCDRS).  Employee/Employer supported retirement begins at the date of employment. An employee contributes seven percent (7%) of their monthly wages to TCDRS. Loving County then matches the employee contribution 2.5 to 1 upon retirement.  Employees are eligible to retire after 20 years of service. Retirement becomes vested after 5 years of participation in TCDRS. 

Vacation/Holidays: Upon completion of one (1) full year of consecutive service, employees shall be entitled to ten (10) regular working days and four (4) personal days of annual leave per year. Employees are also given seventeen (17) holidays per year.

Sick Leave: Employees accrue twelve (12) days of sick leave for each year of service. 

Salary and Compensations

Pay scale effective January 1, 2019

Loving County Sheriffs Office

Salary

Patrol Deputy

$69,202.00

 

CONTACT THE LOVING COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE AT (432) 377-2411 ASK FOR CHIEF DEPUTY NOAH COLE OR MAIL YOUR RESUME TO LOVING COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE.     PO BOX 104 MENTONE, TEXAS 79754

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JANUARY 1, 2019 OPEN TILL FILLED

 

SHERIFFS ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

SALARY UP TO $ 60,983.00 PER YEAR DEPENDING ON EXPERIENCE

JOB SUMMARY:  Assists the Sheriff and Deputies with communications and reports. Maintains the voter registration, maintains the vehicle registration and titling reports, Assists the tax collector office. Telecommunication license training is required. Notary Public certification is required.

Physical Requirements: While performing the duties of this job the employee is required to reach with hands and arms. The employee is required to stand, walk, use hands and fingers to handle or feel, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee is occasionally required to sit or climb. The employee must occasionally lift or move more than 50 pounds.

Education Certification: High Schools Diploma or General Educations Degree is required. Must complete 20 hours per year of Telecommunications licensing hours.

Language Skills: Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Ability to communicate well with co-workers, supervisors, and county officials. Must be polite and courtous when dealing with the public and co-workers.

Uniform and Equipment: You must furnish your own uniform.

Insurance: Loving County employees are covered by Blue Cross/ Blue Shield for major medical, hospitalization, and dental insurance. 

Retirement: Loving County is a member of the Texas County District Retirement System (TCDRS).  Employee/Employer supported retirement begins at the date of employment. An employee contributes seven percent (7%) of their monthly wages to TCDRS. Loving County then matches the employee contribution 2.5 to 1 upon retirement.  Employees are eligible to retire after 20 years of service. Retirement becomes vested after 8 years of participation in TCDRS. 

Vacation/Holidays: Upon completion of one (1) full year of consecutive service, employees shall be entitled to ten (10) regular working days. Employees shall be entitled to four (4) personal days per year. Employees are also given seventeen (17) holidays per year.

Sick Leave: Employees accrue twelve (12) days of sick leave for each year of service. 

Salary and Compensations

Pay scale effective January 1, 2019

Loving County Sheriffs Office

Salary

Administrative Assistant

$60,983.00

 

CONTACT THE LOVING COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE AT (432) 377-2411 ASK FOR CHIEF DEPUTY NOAH COLE OR MAIL YOUR RESUME TO LOVING COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE. PO BOX 104 MENTONE, TEXAS 79754