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EMPLOYMENT APPLICATIONS

Cherokee County Employment Application PDF


Cherokee County Sheriff's Office (CCSO) job applicants should submit
the application below. This includes applying for Deputy,
Dispatcher, Jailer, and CCSO Administrative Staff.

CCSO Employment Application PDF - (for Sheriff's Office only)

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2/17/17
Victim Coordinator Wanted

Position Title - VOCA-Victim Coordinator Grant Funded through 8/31/2018
FLSA Classification - Non Exempt

Position Summary:
Administrative support for the District Attorney's office. Provides victims of crime with information about the criminal justice system and functions as liaison between prosecutors, law enforcement and victims

Essential Functions of the Job
•Initiates contact with victims and advises them of their rights and benefits under local, state and federal law
•Offers additional assistance and support to coordinate victims benefits or agency referral
•Basic counselling and crisis intervention for victim
•Coordinates court calendar and appointments as necessary
•Attends court hearings with victims and their families, MDT Meetings, and CAC Interviews
•Responsible for maintaining various files, logs and statistics for the grant program and required reporting
•Interacts with various other departments, professionals and public

Recommended Minimum Qualifications:
•High School Diploma or equivalent
•Qualify for bonding insurance

Submit application and resume to Human Resource Director, 135 S. Main, Rusk, TX, 75785, (903) 683-5367 office, by fax to (903) 683-1186. Application can be obtained from the web at www.co.cherokee.tx.us and click on Jobs, or email hr@cocherokee.org. For a complete job description, contact the Human Resource Director. Cherokee County is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify.



2/17/17
Court Clerk, Rusk, TX

Position Summary:
Schedules court dockets, hearings, and trial dates. Assist Justices of the Peace, constable and prosecutors with case management. Provides information regarding court policies and procedures to citizens and resolves citizen complaints. Accounts payable and receipts of defendant’s payment by mail and in person. Ensures fines/cost are paid in a timely manner and enacts collection procedures if necessary. Enter and process judicial decisions and record transactions, dispositions and fine payments on automated court system. Submit individual periodic reports to State Comptroller, Texas Department of Public Safety, and Office of Court Administration as required by law.

Work Environment: Work will be performed indoors

Recommended Minimum Qualifications:
•High School Diploma or equivalent
•Training in bookkeeping
•Experience in an office and computer skills

Submit application and resume to Human Resource Director, 135 S. Main, Rusk, TX, 75785, (903) 683-5367 office, by fax to (903) 683-1186. Application can be obtained from the web at www.co.cherokee.tx.us and click on Jobs, or email hr@cocherokee.org. For a complete job description, contact the Human Resource Director. Cherokee County is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify.



2/8/17
Custodian Wanted

Position Summary: This position is responsible for the general cleaning of Cherokee County Courthouse and other buildings. Basic knowledge of cleaning methods is required. Some requirements are: sweeps, mops, scrubs, vacuums, buffs and waxes floors, stairways, gathers and empties garbage, check overhead lighting, stock paper products, clean restrooms, dusts furniture, walls and other equipment. Other tasks may be required as directed by the County Judge.

Physical Requirements:
•Ability to perform essential functions as required in job description.
•Frequently moves material weighing up to 30 pounds.
•Frequently ascends/descends a ladder or stairs to perform tasks.
•Frequently positions self to clean over and under furniture, toilets, sinks and other areas.
•Frequently moves about facilities in order to maintain cleanliness and minor repairs.
•Occasionally operates a buffer.
• Frequently exposed to cleaning materials.

Submit application to Human Resource Director, 135 S. Main, Rusk, TX, 75785, (903) 683-5367 office, by fax to (903) 683-1186. Application can be obtained from the web at www.co.cherokee.tx.us and click on Jobs, or email hr@cocherokee.org. For a complete job description, contact the Human Resource Director. Cherokee County is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify.



Cherokee County participates in E-Verify and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 
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