SHERIFF’S OFFICE:
Shift Clerk

Process all individuals being incarcerated into or released from the Lubbock County Detention Facility. Reception to the public, attorneys, and bonding company personnel for information and documentation regarding individuals that are incarcerated or on work release programs. WORK ENVIRONMENT: Jail environment: potential emergency situations; close work with incarcerated individuals; irregular working hours; possible exposure to body fluids and communicable diseases; and persons using vulgar and abusive language. The noise level in the work environment is moderate to loud. Requirements: High school diploma or GED and must be at least 18 years of age. Must have the ability to communicate effectively with others in writing and verbally; a language skills assessment will be given. Must possess a valid Texas driver’s license. Starting salary: $12.96/hour. Applicants must attach documentation of most recent typing score to their application (35wpm 80%accuracy minimum). To be considered for the position, an online application will need to be submitted. If you meet the qualifications for the position you will be scheduled for a Physical Fitness Assessment. If you do not receive a call for the Physical fitness Assessment please check your application status online. Closing Date: 01/03/20.

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SHERIFF’S OFFICE:
Detention Officer

To maintain the immediate security, care and control of inmates and the Lubbock County Detention Center structure; ensuring compliance with all local policy and procedure and Texas minimum jail standards. Starting Salary $19.309 per hour. Requirements: High School Diploma or GED and must be at least 21 years of age. CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS: Possession of or ability to obtain, a Basic Jailer’s License from the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE). Must have the ability to communicate effectively with others in writing and verbally. Must possess a valid Texas driver’s license. Extensive background checks will be conducted. You must be available for all shifts. To be considered for the position, an online application will need to be submitted. If you meet the qualifications for the position you will be scheduled for a Physical Fitness Assessment. If you do not receive a call for the Physical fitness Assessment please check your application status online. Closing Date: 01/03/20.

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SHERIFF’S OFFICE:
Communications Operator

Communications Operator to receive and processes 9-1-1 emergency and non-emergency calls through various methods. Ability to maintain composure during high stress situations and efficiently multi-task in constrictive time frames. Ability to operate multiple computer software programs, operator standard office equipment and two-way radios. Required: High school diploma or GED, minimum of one year of uninterrupted experience in public contact and clerical work along with the ability to type at a speed of 45 wpm and be at least 18 years of age. Applicants must attach documentation of most recent typing score to their application. Starting salary: $15.54/hour. To be considered for the position, an online application will need to be submitted. If you meet the qualifications for the position the Human Resource Department will email you the Personal History Statement. If you do not receive an email with the Personal History Statement attached; please check your application status online. Should you receive a Personal History Statement it must be completed and returned within seven days to Human Resources, PO Box 10536, Lubbock, TX 79408. Closing Date: 01/03/20.

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SHERIFF’S OFFICE:
Canine Corporal

A K9 Deputy is responsible for training their dog in detection, tracking, and searching. One of the most important duties of a K9 Deputy is that they must be extremely accurate and articulate in their record keeping. A K9 Deputy must also be professional and well versed in public relations. They are required to act as a goodwill ambassador to the community. A K9 Deputy must be extremely patient and immensely sensitive to dogs/animals. The K9 Deputy’s safety is directly dependent upon the many hours of training spent with their canine partner. Living environment must be adequate to satisfy proper care of canine. Plans and participates in THE EXECUTION OF WARRANTS. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Basic peace Officer certification plus one year of street experience. K9 Deputies must be able to obtain the DEA narcotics License within (1) one year of appointment. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS and ABILITIES: Knowledge of laws of arrest and search and seizure; narcotics laws; all varieties and aspects of narcotics; department policies and procedures; and computers. Ability to operate computers; write reports, letters, and memos; read reports, letters, and memos; prepare and execute search and Arrest warrants; handle informants and information received; make group presentations; perform investigate work; safely handle firearms; analyze data; interpret policies and procedures; Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing; and maintain an effective working relationships with co-worker and personnel of other law enforcement agencies. Maintain proficiency in the operation of traffic RADAR. EDUCATION/ LICENSURE and/or EXPERIENCE: High School Diploma or GED; Basic Peace Officer Certification from the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE), one year street experience; K9 Deputies must be able to obtain the DEA narcotics License within (1) one year of appointment. The employee may be occasionally called upon to perform acts of intense physical exertion during emergency situations. PHYSICAL ASSESSMENT: The employee must be able to complete a one mile run in under 12:30 minutes, complete 20 push-ups in one minute, and 20 sit-ups in one minute. WORK ENVIRONMENT: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Starting salary: $22.07/hour. To be considered for the position, an online application will need to be submitted. If you meet the qualifications for the position the Human Resource Department will email you the Personal History Statement. If you do not receive an email with the Personal History Statement attached; please check your application status online. Should you receive a Personal History Statement it must be completed and returned within seven days to the Lubbock County Sheriff’s Office, located at 712 Broadway, Lubbock, Texas or mailed and post marked within the seven day time frame to PO Box 10536, Lubbock, TX 79408. Closing Date: October 9, 2019.

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SHERIFF’S OFFICE:
Court Deputy

Responsible for providing personal security and protection for the judges and the general public; Facilitates communication between the judge and the jury during trials. Responds to emergency calls from courts and offices in the courthouse, also county owned buildings. Certificates, Licenses, Registrations: Peace Officer Certification from TCOLE. Qualifications: Physical assessment will be required consisting of a one mile run in under 12:30 minutes, be able to complete 20 pushups in a minute and 20 sit-ups in a minute. A firearms qualification with department issued weapon prior to interview. Physical assessment and Firearms qualification will be waived if already assigned to the Law Enforcement Division and have completed within the last six months. Starting salary: $40,162.72. To be considered for the position, an online application will need to be submitted. If you meet the qualifications for the position the Human Resource Department will email you the Personal History Statement. If you do not receive an email with the Personal History Statement attached; please check your application status online. Should you receive a Personal History Statement it must be completed and returned within seven days to the Lubbock County Sheriff’s Office, 712 Broadway, Lubbock, Texas, 79401, or mailed to PO Box 10536, Lubbock, TX 79408. Closing Date: October 15, 2019.

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SHERIFF’S OFFICE:
Civil Deputy

Primary responsibility of serving civil process papers, including, but not limited to, delinquent taxes, divorce papers, protective and restraining orders, and child support papers; serving felony and misdemeanor warrants, both in-county and out-of-county; serving criminal and civil subpoenas in-county and out-of-county; and serves as back up to patrol deputies as needed.
Requirements: High school diploma or GED; possess a valid Texas Driver’s License. A valid Peace Officer Certification from the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE). Qualifications: Physical assessment will be required consisting of a mile run in under 12:30 minutes, be able to complete 20 pushups and 20 sit-ups in a minute. Starting salary: $40,162.72. To be considered for the position, an online application will need to be submitted. If you meet the qualifications for the position the Human Resource Department will email you the Personal History Statement. If you do not receive an email with the Personal History Statement attached; please check your application status online. Should you receive a Personal History Statement it must be completed and returned within seven days to the Sheriff’s Office, 712 Broadway or mailed to PO Box 10536, Lubbock, TX 79408. Closing Date: October 15, 2019.

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SHERIFF’S OFFICE:
Patrol Deputy

To preserve the peace within Lubbock County by use of all lawful means and shall when authorized by law interfere to prevent or suppress crime. Sworn to preserve, protect, and defend the Constitution and laws of the United States and the State of Texas. Promote and maintain a safe and peaceful community; Preserve order; Protect life and property; Enforce laws and ordinances; Safeguard Individual Liberties; Treat others with fairness, dignity, and respect; Carries out duties in conformance with Federal and State statutes while following the Policies and Procedures of Lubbock County and the Lubbock County Sheriff’s Office; Responds to emergencies as a first responder; Provides mutual assistance during emergency situations. Requirements: High school diploma or GED; possess a valid Texas Driver’s License. A valid Peace Officer Certification from the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE). Qualifications: Physical assessment will be required consisting of a mile run in under 12:30 minutes, be able to complete 20 pushups and 20 sit-ups in a minute. Starting salary: $40,162.72. To be considered for the position, an online application will need to be submitted. If you meet the qualifications for the position the Human Resource Department will email you the Personal History Statement. If you do not receive an email with the Personal History Statement attached; please check your application status online. Should you receive a Personal History Statement it must be completed and returned within seven days to the Sheriff’s Office, 712 Broadway or mailed to PO Box 10536, Lubbock, TX 79408. Closing Date: October 15, 2019.

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SHERIFF’S OFFICE:
Court Security Officer

Court Security Officer is responsible for providing security to the Lubbock County Courthouse through the use of security monitors and scanning devices. Will handle security related issues by working with Deputy Sheriff Personnel assigned to the Courthouse. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Observing security monitors in the control room that monitors the movement of inmates to and from the jail, movement of all individuals in the courthouse; Operates magnetometers and x-ray machines located at all entrances to the courthouse; Answer phones, operate and monitor portable radio; Operate computer; Log movements of deputies transporting inmates and log courtrooms which are secured; Other duties as may be assigned. EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: High School diploma or GED; must be 21 years of age. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS and ABILITIES: Ability to understand and follow instructions, rules, regulations, and laws; safely handle other security devices; establish and maintain effective working relationships with judges, other law enforcement officers, attorneys, jurors, and the general public; and communicate effectively, both orally and in writing. CERTIFICATES; LICENSES; REGISTRATIONS, None required. Starting salary: $14.381/hour. To be considered for the position, an online application will need to be submitted. If you meet the qualifications for the position the Human Resource Department will email you the Personal History Statement. If you do not receive an email with the Personal History Statement attached; please check your application status online. Should you receive a Personal History Statement it must be completed and returned within seven days to the Lubbock County Sheriff’s Office, 712 Broadway, Lubbock, TX 79401, or PO Box 10536, Lubbock, TX 79408. Closing Date: October 17, 2019