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FULL TIME DEPUTY SHERIFF

Eligibility: MUST possess a Peace Officer Certification from Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE); High School diploma or equivalent and must be 21 years of age or older
 
Minimum Qualifications: Must be able to write clear and concise reports, maintain complete records as required, provide complete and accurate testimony of past facts and incident, communicate verbally and in writing professional standards and maintain confidentiality of certain types of information. Must be able to work under pressure and remain calm in dangerous situations, have the ability to withstand job related stress.
 
Salary: Starting pay of $3,200 per month with certificate pay of $100 per month per certificate with max at $400 and $100 per month uniform allowance

 

 

FULL TIME 9-1-1 COMMUNICATIONS OPERATOR / DISPATCHER 

This position requires a thorough working knowledge of dispatch and communications procedures, the individual has daily contact with the public, operates radio equipment, dispatches 911 calls and maintains communications records. May assist Communications supervisor with validations and operation of all equipment related to the job.

Eligibility: High School diploma or equivalent and must be 18 years of age or older; Telecommunication Certifications from Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) or the ability to successfully complete a Certification course within 12 months of hire

Minimum Qualifications: Read, write and speak English and ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide. Must be able to multi task and work at a fast pace during critical incidents. 

Salary Range: Starting pay of $17.00 per hour. Pay will be determined by experience.

 

 

FULL TIME CORRECTIONAL OFFICER / JAILER 

The Corrections Officer is primarily responsible for supervision on inmates within his/her assigned area, He/She will maintain order and security through fair and impartial application of Lee County Jail Policies and Procedures. He/She will maintain the highest level of security possible while ensuring safe and humane treatment of all inmates including the protection of their rights within the correctional setting. Reports to the Jail Administrator or Sheriff. 

Eligibility: High School diploma or equivalent and must be 18 years of age or older; Jailer Certifications from Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) or the ability to successfully complete a Certification course within 12 months of hire

Minimum Qualifications: Read, write and speak English and ability to add, subtract, multiply, divide and calculate percentages. Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete
variables in standardized situations. 

Salary Range: $14 - $18.12 per hour. Pay will be determined by experience.

 

 

 

 

Full Time benefits include holidays, vacation, sick leave, personal leave, retirement and insurance. A reference check will be done and job related tests might be required.

 

Please complete the Sheriff's Office application and Personal History Statement below and return to the Lee County Sheriff's Office in person or by mail.

Lee County Sheriff's Office Application

TCOLE Personal History Statement