Pay Rate: $11.17 per hour (less than 20 hours a week on average)
Overall Responsibilities: To carry out duties and responsibilities of the Armstrong County Sheriff's Office by assisting in civil, criminal and public service law enforcement.
Performs routine law enforcement duties and makes arrests.
Receives docket writs, executions, summons, court notices, and subpoenas and other legal documents.
Serves bench, magistrates and arrest warrants; writs, executions, summons, court notices, and subpoenas.
Participates in Shheriff's Sales as necessary.
Transports inmates from County, State and Federal Prisons and various facilities throughout the state.
Provides security for Judges, Courtroom, and Courthouse offices.
Monitors firearm sales within County and conducts criminal history checks for firearm sales; maintains files and records of same.
Collects and dispurses monies from judgements in civil proceedings to various plaintiffs and government bodies.
Interacts with County departments and the general public.
Utilizes computer and typewriter and other office equipment to maintain statistics and prepare reports.
Licenses and regulates all forearms dealers in the county.
Seizes and secures property until sale or disposition is received.
Regulates and licenses persons dealing in precious metals.
Assists local and state police in emergency situations.
Education/Training: High school diploma or equivalent, plus some additional law enforcement training helpful. Must be able to successfully pass a background check and a driving record check. Must possess Act 2 Sheriffs Training and/or Act 120 Certified. Must maintain all certifications as required.
Work Experience: Two years experience in law enforcement or related field preferred or any acceptable combination or experience and training.
Deadline to apply January 31, 2013