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Latah County Position Notice

Property Conveyance Technician
Full time position, 40 hrs/week,Latah County Assessor’s Office
Starting Salary: $29,184 - $31,000+ depending on education and experience; excellent benefits
Salary approx. $36,000 after five years

Posted:  December 19, 2014
Closing:  Upon hire

Summary of Duties
*Read, understand, and process real property conveyance deeds and related documents for the Latah County Assessor.
*Maintain property ownership records and line-of-title references in the Assessor’s Office.
*Coordinate with Assessor’s Cartographer to update ownership transfers, to process real property land divisions and combinations, and to create new parcel numbers and tax number legal descriptions.
*Maintain Assessor’s property records and files.
*Administer Property Tax Reduction Program (“circuit breaker”) for the Latah County Assessor; assist applicants with completion and submission of forms.
*Process and perform data entry for all types of property exemptions.
*Assist public with face-to-face, telephonic, written, and electronic requests for public record information for which the Assessor is custodian.

Minimum Qualifications
*High school diploma or GED; college credits or degree desired.
*Three (3) years of progressively responsible office or administrative experience.
*General computer knowledge and skills, including proficiency in word processing, presentations, spreadsheets and data bases.
*Strong administrative organizational skills; strong written and verbal communication skills
*Possess a valid drivers’ license
*Preference given to qualified veterans

To obtain application:  Visit Assessor’s Office at Latah County Courthouse in Moscow, see “employment” at www.latah.id.us or email: assessor@latah.id.us or call 208-883-5710.

 

Title of Position:  Clerical Assistant

Check one: Full Time __                  Part Time: X

Hours: 8* hrs per week with flexible hours. Additional hours possible during Latah County Fair           
Starting Pay/Salary (or Range): approx. $11.53     per: hour
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Date of Posting- Start: 12/01/14       End: 12/17/14

Brief Job Description: Provides part-time clerical support for the Extension faculty, staff, and their outreach programs conducted in Latah County within the framework of the policies and directives of the United States Department of Agriculture, the University of Idaho, the Extension System and the Board of Latah County Commissioners.

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REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High school diploma.
  • Willing to learn new tasks as necessary.
  • Computer competencies to perform office functions efficiently and accurately (i.e. MS Word 2007 Office Suite).
  • At least 12 months clerical experience.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Highly developed organizational skills.
  • Ability to track and prioritize multiple tasks and projects.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Ability to work additional hours during the Latah County Fair and other events as needed on rare weekends/evenings.
  • Able to work with little supervision.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other employees.
  • Pleasant and courteous demeanor

How to Apply: Applications and complete job descriptions available at the UI Extension Office,  220 E. 5th Street, Room 336, Moscow, ID.  Submit resumé and completed applications to the Extension Office by 5 p.m. Dec 17, 2014.  Latah County is an EOE/ADA employer.  

 

 

Job Title: Latah County Sheriff’s Office Public Safety Dispatcher

Salary Range:Annually $30,048 - $41,388 DOE. EOE/ADA $0.75/Hour shift differential from 6PM to 6AM in addition to a generous benefit package.

Duties: Dispatch takes calls for service utilizing telephones, Telecommunication Devices for the Deaf and in person; immediately assessing the situation and determining the type, nature and scope of the emergency. Must quickly enter information into a Computer Aided Dispatch system and dispatch emergency personnel using fire, medical and law enforcement radio systems. Clerical duties as assigned. Required: High school diploma or equivalent; ability to think clearly and take control in stressful/emergency situations utilizing knowledge and common sense; good hearing and diction; computer typing skills at 40 WPM (certified test results); excellent customer service; ability to perform multiple tasks simultaneously. Willingness to work varied shifts and Holidays. Successful candidate will be required to pass a background investigation and written/practical examinations. Must be able to attend a two week training academy at Idaho POST Academy within the first two years of hiring.

Required: High school diploma or equivalent; ability to think clearly and take control in stressful/emergency situations utilizing knowledge and common sense; good hearing and diction; computer typing skills at 40 WPM (certified test results); excellent customer service; ability to perform multiple tasks simultaneously. Willingness to work varied shifts and Holidays. Successful candidate will be required to pass a background investigation and written/practical examinations. Must be able to attend a two week training academy at Idaho POST Academy within the first two years of hiring.

Closing Date: December 5, 2014, at 5:00 PM. Applications may be obtained at the Latah County Sheriff’s Office, 522 S. Adams, Law Enforcement Annex, P.O. Box 8068, Moscow, Idaho 83843, Latah County website http://www.latah.id.us/employment or by calling 208-882-2216.

Job Title: Latah County Sheriff’s Office Patrol/Detention Deputy

The Latah County Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications for the positions of Sheriff’s Deputy. Successful applicants will be offered a position based upon current openings available.

Applicants must be 21 years of age with a high school diploma or equivalent. Candidates must pass written test, physical agility test and oral interview. Successful applicants will undergo an extensive background investigation to include polygraph, psychological examination and medical examination. Successful applicants must be able to attain Idaho POST certification within 12 months of hire date or already have POST certification.

The positions are full-time and include a generous benefit package; medical, dental and optical insurance for employee as well as a portion for dependent coverage. Benefit package also includes PERSI retirement plan, vacation, sick leave, overtime/compensatory time as well as $1500 flat fringe per year. Patrol Deputy Salary range $35,088 to $48,612 per year, DOE. EOE/ADA; and Detention Deputy Salary range $31,824 to $43,872 per year, DOE. EOE/ADA.

Closing Date: November 28, 2014 at 5:00 PM. Applications, and full job descriptions, may be obtained at the Latah County Sheriff’s Office, 522 S. Adams, Law Enforcement Annex, P.O. Box 8068, Moscow, Idaho 83843, Latah County website www.latah.id.us/employment or by calling Chief Deputy Brian Strampher 208-882-2216.

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