Owyhee County Employment

Current Owyhee County openings:

Detention Deputy

Owyhee County Sheriff’s Office
Salary: $13.67/Hr/DOE

Responsibilities include providing safe and secure custody of persons incarcerated by law enforcement and the Courts in the Owyhee County Jail. Applicants in this position must be capable of performing a wide range of duties, including: restraining violent subjects. Candidates must perform intake, detention, and release of inmates in accordance with Standard Operating Procedures of the department of Rules of the Idaho Peace Officer Standards and Training Council, Idaho Jail Standards. Applicants must also meet minimum standards for employment set by Idaho Administrative Code-Idaho State Police: IDAPA 11.11.01-Sections .050 through .064.

Applicant Process: All candidates must provide a resume and completed job application. Must possess and maintain a current Idaho Driver’s License.

The Owyhee County Sheriff’s Office is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Transfer Station Attendant

Owyhee County Solid Waste is now accepting applications for a Transfer Station Attendant. The position is part time, 3 days per week at the Opaline Transfer Site. The successful applicant will be responsible to ensure that the transfer station is open and operational on Mondays, Fridays and Saturdays. A complete job description and application can found at www.owyheecounty.net

Applications should be returned to the Owyhee County Clerk, PO Box 128, Murphy, ID 83641 or emailed to abarkell@co.owyhee.id.us by close of business Friday, February 3, 2017.

The Owyhee County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job description Transfer Station Attendant

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Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 128
Murphy, ID 83650

20381 State Highway 78
Murphy, ID 83650

Phone: 208-495-2421

Fax: 208-495-1173