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8/4/17
Indirect/Transfer Caseload Manager

Cherokee County Community Supervision and Corrections Department, Adult Probation, has an opening for an Indirect/Transfer Caseload Manager. Applicants must possess a High School diploma, possess a valid driver’s license, reliable transportation, must have knowledge of computer systems, have the ability to work independently and efficiently, yet as part of a team, and have good oral and written communication skills.

Resumes should be sent to Cherokee County Community Supervision and Corrections Department, 165 E. 6th Street, Ste. 203, Rusk TX, 75785.

For more information, please contact Brandon Sheeley at 903-683-6540 ext. 236.

Resumes will be accepted until the position is filled.



8/3/17
Jailers

The Cherokee County Sheriff’s Department is accepting applications for Jailers. Applicants for these positions will be responsible for the supervision of daily inmate activities. This involves providing safety and security for inmates and employees. Applicants should have knowledge of booking procedures, possess excellent interpersonal skills as well as oral and written communication skills. Additional requirements: knowledge of filing system, knowledge of control board system, excellent intervention skills and the ability to resolve disputes, knowledge of state laws, excellent computer skills, ability to deal with intoxicated, sick or suicidal inmates, excellent organization and time management skills, professionalism and the ability to work as a team. This position requires an individual to have a High School Diploma or equivalent. Also recommended are the NCIC/TCIC Certification, Jailer Certification, CPR Certification and training or experience in bookkeeping. For a complete job description and application, please apply in person at the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Department, 272 Underwood St., Rusk, Texas. Cherokee County is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify.



8/3/17
County Auditor

Cherokee County is seeking applicants for the position of County Auditor. Appointed for a term of two years by the District Judge(s) in Cherokee County, the County Auditor has responsibilities and duties as specifically described in the Texas Local Government Code. In general, the County Auditor prepares and administers accounting records for all county funds, audits the records and accounts of the various county departments, verifies the validity and legality of all county disbursements, and forecasts financial data for budgetary formulation purposes.

Minimum Qualifications: The applicant must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or another business or financial related field of study from an accredited university. Applicant must be a competent accountant with at least two years experience in auditing and accounting, and thoroughly competent in county government accounting.

Preferred Qualifications: Texas Certified Public Accountant (CPA).

Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Please submit resume and application to the Human Resource Director. Applications can be obtained online at www.co.cherokee.tx.us or at the office of the Human Resource Director, 135 S. Main St. (3rd Floor), Rusk, TX 75785. Fax to (903) 683-1186, or email hr@cocherokee.org. Cherokee County is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. This posting may close at any time once a sufficient number of applications have been received.



7/12/17
Machine Operator I — Part Time

Precinct 1 is seeking a part time Machine Operator I. This position requires the operation and maintenance of heavy machinery. Tasks will include the repair of roads, mowing road right of ways, installation and cleaning of culverts and storm drains, drive trucks, clean building and grounds, change flat tires, haul concrete, shovel hot mix, wash trucks, cut trees and other duties as assigned. Applicants must possess the knowledge and ability to operate and maintain equipment. They must also have knowledge of road construction and building. This is an outdoor work environment. Applicants must have the ability to move up to 80 lbs, climb, stoop, bend, twist, remain upright and move for extended periods of time. For a complete job description, contact the Human Resource Director.

High School Diploma or equivalent required and Commercial Drivers License. Applications can be obtained online at www.co.cherokee.tx.us or at the office of the Human Resource Director. Submit application and resume to Human Resource Director, 135 S. Main St., Rusk, TX 75785. Fax to (903)683-1186 or email hr@cocherokee.org. Cherokee County is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify.



4/10/17
Secretary II-2nd District Court

Position Summary: Secretary II to the District Judge, 2nd Judicial Court in Rusk, Texas. Will assist judge with court duties and perform clerical duties. Will provide information to court personnel. Additional duties are included in the job description.

Minimum Qualifications
•High School Diploma or equivalent
•Two years secretarial experience

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. This posting may close at any time once a sufficient number of applications have been received.



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

 
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