This career field is ideal for a person with good communication,
desire to help people, and the ability to work under stressful
“OUACHITA COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT & DETENTION COMPLEX”
Employee Sponsored Benefits
Paid Vacation Leave after a year
Paid Holidays/double if working
Paid Military Leave
Parental Leave Policy after a year
Bereavement Leave Policy
High School Diploma or GED required; Drug test required, No
Felonies, Must be age 18 at time of hire.
PAY COMPENSATION FOR CERTIFICATION, W/ON THE JOB TRAINING
Tasks require the ability to exert moderate, though not constant
physical effort, typically involving some combination of climbing
and balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, crawling, and
prolonged standing, and which may involve some lifting, carrying,
pushing and/or pulling of objects and materials of moderate weight
Some tasks require the ability to perceive and discriminate colors
or shades of colors, sounds, and visual cues or signals. Some
tasks require the ability to communicate orally.
Essential functions are regularly performed with exposure to
stressful environmental conditions.
EEO Statement Ouachita County is an equal opportunity employer.
Ouachita County Government does not discriminate on the basis of
race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability in
employment or the provision of services