Employment Opportunities

All position vacancies occurring within Boundary County are posted in-house for three working days before being opened to the general public through the Bonners Ferry Job Service. Current county employees may pick up applications during the in-house posting period at the Personnel Office. Once the position vacancy notice has been posted with the Job Service, applications should be picked up there. The Bonners Ferry Job Service can be reached at (208) 267-5581 or by faxing (208) 267-3797.

For a complete listing of job openings in Idaho being processed by the Idaho Career Works Center, visit their web site at labor.idaho.gov.

IT IS THE POLICY of Boundary County to provide equal opportunity in all terms, conditions, and privileges of employment for all qualified job applicants and employees without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age (unless a bonafide job requirement), disability, or retaliation. Reasonable accommodations will be made for disabled persons.

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Current County Position Vacancies


NEW

Patrol Deputy

Department: Sheriff
Starting Wage: $18.46
Typical Work Hours: 40 hours per week – shift varies. Must be able to work weekends and holidays as needed.

Job Summary
Performs professional law enforcement duties related to coordinating and directing functions of the Boundary County Sheriff’s Office. As a law enforcement officer, the fundamental duty is to serve the community, to safeguard lives and property and to respect the Constitutional rights of all. Acts as field training officer for new deputies and reserve officers. Must be 21 years of age to carry fire arms and attend the POST Academy. This is a full time position.

Experience Required
Must pass an extensive background investigation. Preference will be given for current Peace Officer certification or prior law enforcement experience. Must obtain basic Peace Officer certification from Idaho Peace Officer Standards and Training within one year of employment. The physical fitness requirements to obtain an Idaho P.O.S.T. Certification are the completion of a vertical jump, sit ups, push-ups, a 300 meter run and a 1.5 mile run to a minimum standard. Required to participate in on-going training to maintain POST certification. Must be able to work under adverse weather conditions, in remote areas, at night and under extremely tense, stressful and potentially dangerous conditions. At times, a high degree of physical activity may is required. Must be a U.S. Citizen in order to attend P.O.S.T. Academy.

Minimum Education
AA Degree in Police Science or Basic Training Certificate from Police Academy preferred.


NEW

Personal Services Assistant I- All Shifts

Department: Restorium
Starting Wage: $10.57
Typical Work Hours: Part-time position, shifts and days vary. This is a 7 day, 24 hour elder care facility.

Job Summary
Provides support to residents with day to day needs of daily life. Performs personal and housekeeping tasks to the degree a resident cannot do for themselves. As a member of a team, encourage independence, support resident choice and preserve resident dignity in an ethical and professional manner.

Experience Required
High school or GED. Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills, and the ability to read and comprehend written instructions. Must be able to communicate and deal effectively with the elderly. Must pass Criminal History background check, including fingerprinting, and meet all requirements outlined in the Rules for Licensed Residential and Assisted Living Facilities in Idaho. When hired, Boundary County will require First Aid and CPR certification, which Boundary County pays for. The Idaho Food Handlers Course may be required if deemed necessary by the Restorium Administrator. Prior direct care experience in similar setting preferred.

Work Environment
Stand or walk up to 8 hours a day.
Sit up to two hours a day.
Frequently support up to 70 pounds.
Occasionally lift/carry up to 20 pounds.

Minimum Education
High school or GED


NEW

Personal Services Assistant II

Department: Restorium
Starting Wage: $11.12
Typical Work Hours: FULL-TIME - 1 SWING & 4 GRAVEYARD SHIFTS. This is a 7 day, 24 hour elderly care facility.

Job Summary
Provides support to residents with day to day needs of daily life. Performs personal and housekeeping tasks to the degree a resident cannot do for themselves. As a member of a team, encourage independence, support resident choice and preserve resident dignity in an ethical and professional manner.

Experience Required
High school or GED. Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills, and the ability to read and comprehend written instructions. Must be able to communicate and deal effectively with the elderly. Must pass Criminal History background check, including fingerprinting, and meet all requirements outlined in the Rules for Licensed Residential and Assisted Living Facilities in Idaho. When hired, Boundary County will require Medication Assistance Course, First Aid and CPR certification which Boundary County pays for. The Idaho Food Handlers Course may be required if deemed necessary by the Restorium Administrator. Prior direct care experience in similar setting preferred.

Work Environment
Stand or walk up to 8 hours a day.
Sit up to two hours a day.
Frequently support up to 70 pounds.
Occasionally lift/carry up to 20 pounds.


Last updated: 10/20/2017

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