Career Opportunities

Current Job Openings 2017: Apply Today!


Ketchum Community Service Officer: 40 hrs/wk $17.29 per hr. Duties include parking/code enforcement, animal control and a variety of community services. You must like working outdoors in all types of weather, have good communication skills and enjoy working with the public. For more information on job duties, testing, and requirements see Community Services Officer


Control Operator inside the Detention Center: 40 hrs/wk Starting $16.01 per hour ($33,300 annually). Rotating schedule includes days, nights, and weekends. Must be detail oriented with the ability to multi-task and have excellent communication skills. Control Operator is an entry level non-certified detention position whose primary responsibility is to assist the safety, security and movement of staff and incarcerated public offenders in the Blaine County Detention Center. Applicants must pass typing test, background investigation, and oral interviews. Good Character and clean background required. If you are applying for a current opening in Central Control, it is highly recommended you contact us to arrange an appointment to visit and observe this position. For more info on job duties, testing, and requirements see Control Operator Position 2017


 Annual Wages FY:2017 Starting Salary POST Graduation Lateral DOE 
 Patrol Deputy  $43,077  $46,300  $46,300-$56,00
 Detention Deputy  $38,833 $43,493 $43,500-$54,00
 Control Operator  $33,300-$44,000
 Community Service Officer  $35,963-$45,500
 Drivers Services Clerk  $29,284

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Blaine County-A great place to live and raise a family!

We are seeking qualified candidates to be a part of our professional law enforcement team. drivingApplicants should possess superior communication skills, unimpeachable integrity, and a strong commitment to public service and the community we serve. Positive thinkers who are adaptable to a cooperative organization are encouraged to apply.

We welcome the opportunity to discuss the pursuit of a challenging career in law enforcement. We take pride in our organization, our professional accomplishments and our abilities. We are committed to quality training and staff development, recognizing creativity and efficiency to the highest degree possible. It is our sincere hope that you will consider joining our team and working in an environment that rewards and reinforces cooperation at all levels. We strive to serve our community’s needs and to protect the quality of life we enjoy.

Our staff includes 66 professional, sworn men and women dedicated to the concepts of personal excellence, continuous improvement, teamwork, and service to our community. Aerial of HaileyIn our Patrol Division deputies may work as traffic patrol, investigations, on marine patrol, snowmobile patrol, or search and rescue. In our Jail Division deputies may work performing duties in our detention facility, on prisoner transport, or as a court bailiff. We also employ a civil processing division, drivers licensing desk, records division and other administrative office staff.


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