Applications may be mailed to:                                      Victoria County 2014 Holiday Schedule
Victoria County Administrative Services
115 N. Bridge, Rm. 127
Victoria, Texas 77901

Obtain job descriptions at Administrative Services at 115 N. Bridge, Rm. 127, Victoria, TX. 77901.
 
The County of Victoria is an Equal Opportunity Employer

VICTORIA COUNTY JUVENILE JUSTICE CENTER
Location/Department: Juvenile Justice Center
Position: Juvenile Supervision Officer (PRN - as needed), Juvenile Detention Center
Extra Help - No Benefits Salary: $12.70 per hour Open until filled

Brief Job Description:
Performs custodial care duties for juvenile inmates, upholding security standards, in compliance with county and state rules and regulations. Must be at least 21 years of age and have acquired a high school diploma or GED. Prefer experience in a corrections facility or juvenile settings. No Criminal Record. Apply to Administrative Services, Victoria County Courthouse, 115 N. Bridge, Room 127.  EEOE.  No phone calls please.  County applications are required and can be downloaded at www.vctx.org.

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Location/Department: Juvenile Justice Center

Position: Supervision Officer/Rover Position (Scheduled Time), Juvenile Detention Center
Part-Time Position/No benefits Salary: $12.70 per hour Open until filled

Brief Job Description:
Performs custodial care duties for juvenile inmates, upholding security standards, in compliance with County and State rules and regulations. High school diploma or GED required, must be 21 years of age or older. No criminal background. Apply to Administrative Services, Victoria County Courthouse, 115 N. Bridge, Room 127.  EEOE.  No phone calls please.  County applications are required and can be downloaded at www.vctx.org.

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Location/Department: Juvenile Justice Center
Position: Juvenile Supervision Officer, Juvenile Detention Center
Full-Time Position Salary: $13.60 per hour Open until filled

Brief Job Description:
Seeking a responsible person to provide security in a detention/residential facility. Must be at least 21 years of age and have acquired a high school diploma or GED. Will train. No Criminal Record.Apply to Administrative Services, Victoria County Courthouse, 115 N. Bridge, Room 127.  EEOE.  No phone calls please.  County applications are required and can be downloaded below.

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VICTORIA COUNTY ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES

Location/Department: Administrative Services

Position: Assistant Chief Clerk

 

Full - time position

Salary: $13.94 to $16.62 per hour

Open until filled

 

Brief Job Description:  Serves as receptionist for the Administrative Services Department.  Processes employment applications and other employment activities such as weekly orientation and scheduling pre-employment tests.  Updating and scanning employee files.  Assist employees with benefit changes.  Schedule employee meetings and various training programs.  Serve as special project assistant to Administrative Services Director. Must have High School diploma or GED along with 2 years experience in an office environment and proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel. Valid Tx Driver's License and auto insurance is required.  For a complete job description and requirements apply to: Administrative Services, Victoria County Courthouse, 115 N. Bridge, Room 127.  EEOE.  No phone calls please.  County applications are required and can be downloaded at www.vctx.org.

 

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VICTORIA COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE

Location/Department: Sheriff's Office
Position: Detention Officer
Full-Time Position Salary: $16.30 per hour Open until filled

Brief Job Description: To provide for the care, custody and control of inmates in the Victoria County Jail.  Basic duties include inmate processing, maintaining order, transporting inmates, conducting inmate and cell searches for contraband and enforcing facility rules.  Must be able to read and write the English language.  Bilingual is desirable buy not necessary.  Possess a valid Texas Driver's License.  Must have the ability to obtain a jailer license through an approved TCLEOSE Jail course.  Must be at least 21 years of age.  Must have high school diploma or equivalent.  Shift work is required for this position.  This position is considered "Essential Personnel", which requires being on duty to respond during emergency situations including, but not limited to, natural and/or man-made disasters.  The applicant will be subject to a background investigation conducted by the Victoria County Sheriff's Office and will submit to drug screening prior to beginning employment.  Applications can be picked up at the Sheriff's Office.

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Location/Department: Sheriff's Office
Position: Patrol Deputy
Full-Time Position Salary: $20.70 - $21.74 per hour Open until filled

Minimum Qualifications: Must have a high school diploma or certificate of equivalency; must be of good moral character and reputation; must not have a felony, domestic violence, Class A or B misdemeanor conviction; must be 21 years of age; must be a US citizen; must possess a valid Texas Driver's License and valid auto liability insurance; must possess a TCOLE peace officer certification. 

Benefits/Incentives:  Employee/Dependent Medical, Dental, Vision and Life insurance; Paid Time Off (PTO), Longevity pay, Retirement Plan, Deferred Compensation Plan. 

Selection Process:  Written Aptitude Examination; Physical Agility Test; Board Interview; Background Investigation; Medical/Drug Screening; Psychological Evaluation.  This position is considered "Essential Personnel", which requires being on duty to respond during emergency situations including, but not limited to, natural and/or man-made disasters.  The applicant will be subject to a background investigation conducted by the Victoria County Sheriff's Office and will submit to drug screening prior to beginning employment.  Applications can be picked up at the Sheriff's Office.

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Location/Department:  Sheriff's Office

Position: Telecommunications Officer  

Full-Time Position

Salary: $19.36 per hour

Open until: October 17, 2014

Brief Job Description:
Serve as communication link for the public requiring service in Victoria County; dispatch assistance, coordinate with multiple agencies, and disseminate information as appropriate.
 

Duties include: 

  • Answers phones and assists callers with requests for emergency and non-emergency service for police, fire, and emergency medical service.
  • Directs caller inquiries and non-emergency calls to the appropriate agency or organization.
  • Dispatches law enforcement, fire, and emergency medical personnel and notifies support and crisis personnel as needed through the use of multi-channel radio system.
  • Operates telephone, teletype, computer, radios, tape recorders, intercoms, alarm monitors, and other related equipment.
  • Requests and disseminates vehicle registrations, driver’s license information, and criminal history information through the use of the Texas/National Crime Information Center database computer systems.
  • Obtains computer information and disseminates to law enforcement officials and investigators.  Enters related information into the system.
  • Sends and receives teletype information to and from related agencies.
  • Maintains records or logs of work performed such as calls assigned to law enforcement officers.
  • Sends requests and responses for warrant information to related agencies via teletype.
  • Performs other duties as assigned 

Requirements: 

  • HS diploma or equivalent
  • Typing speed of 30 wpm or better; experience with computer systems
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to thrive in highly stressful, sometimes emergency situations
  • Ability to obtain Telecommunications Operator certification from TCLEOSE
  • Willingness to work shift work, holidays and weekends 

The applicant will be subject to a background investigation conducted by the Victoria County Sheriff's Office, a psychological evaluation and will submit to drug screening prior to beginning employment.
Applications may be picked up at the Sheriff's Office or you may print out an application by Clicking Here.

 

Location/Department:  Sheriff's Office

Position: Assistant Financial Officer  

Full-Time Position

Salary: Up to $17.30 per hour, DOE

Open until: October 31, 2014

Brief Job Description:
Serve as integral part of the financial operations of the Sheriff’s Office; carry out accounts payable duties; and assist in the budget process.

 Duties include: 

  • Prepare and input various documents into the accounting system software in preparing purchase orders
  • Assist the Financial Officer in preparing annual budget requests
  • Reconcile bank statements and other records
  • Perform a variety of clerical and data entry duties
  • Assist with internal audits as required and be capable of keeping a balanced cash drawer
  • Position is responsible for the scheduling of all off-duty security assignments and any subsequent billings
  • Is required to keep an accurate inventory of all office supplies; places orders as needed, and distribute any requested supplies
  • Other duties as assigned 

Requirements: 

  • HS diploma or equivalent; must be 21 years of age
  • Typing speed of 40 wpm or better; typing test administered by Texas Workforce Solutions
  • Excellent communication skills, including written
  • Ability to tabulate via 10-key by touch
  • Ability to maintain records and files
  • Two years of bookkeeping and clerical experience
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel

 

The applicant will be subject to a background investigation conducted by the Victoria County Sheriff's Office, a psychological evaluation and will submit to drug screening prior to beginning employment.
Applications may be picked up at the Sheriff's Office or you may print out an application by Clicking Here.
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Location/Department:  Sheriff's Office

Position: Crime Scene Unit Deputy   

Full-Time Position

Salary: $21.74 hourly

Open until: November 3, 2014

Brief Job Description:
Serve in the crime scene unit in support of investigations conducted by the Sheriff’s Office; maintain evidence, files, paperwork for cases.  
 

Duties include: 

  • Thoroughly photograph, collect and process evidence at crime scenes
  • Attend autopsies
  • Properly secure evidence in the Crime Scene Unit for storage and/or disposal
  • Transport evidence to out of town labs for analyses
  • Testify in court
  • Maintain an accurate inventory of the evidence
  • Accurately complete all reports and necessary paperwork
  • Be on call rotation and subject to call out when off duty
  • Be able to work long hours when called out
  • Establish and maintain positive, effective working relationships with co-workers, supervisors, other agencies, and the public;
  • Establish and maintain liaisons with local, county, state, federal agencies, and public officials
  • Complete other duties and tasks as assigned 

Requirements: 

  • HS diploma or equivalent; must be 21 years of age
  • Attend and successfully complete courses relating to Crime Scene Investigation  
  • Possess working knowledge of Microsoft Word and the RMS systems
  • Must work well with others
  • Must have the ability to work in environmentally hazardous and hostile situations
  • Engage in physical activities
  • Must hold TCOLE Peace Officer License with at least 2yrs experience 

The applicant will be subject to a background investigation conducted by the Victoria County Sheriff's Office, a psychological evaluation and will submit to drug screening prior to beginning employment.
Applications may be picked up at the Sheriff's Office or you may print out an application by Clicking Here.