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 Immigrations Reform and Control Act of 1986 require all persons to whom a job offer is extended to provide proof of identity and eligibility to work in the U. S. before employment processing is completed.

Passing a pre-employment drug screen and criminal back ground check is required. 

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 CITY-COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT

Location:  Victoria Animal Control Department

Position: Animal Control Officer 

Full-Time Position

Salary: $12.62 - $14.66 per hour

Open until filled

Brief Job Description: Performs all routine activities of Animal Control Division for the Victoria City-County Health Department following well-established procedures. Receives and responds to radio calls.   Assists customers in choosing and adopting animals. Work with Law Enforcement Groups. Assists in practice of euthanasia to ensure safe and humane treatment of animals, if applicable.  Handle dead and decomposing carcasses. Issue citations and write reports. Take on-call duty and work flexible hours including weekend hours.   Additional skills: basic computer, radio, read and write, basic math, lift 100 lbs. Must have a valid Texas Driver’s License. Maintenance of Animal Control Officer Certificate or obtain certification within 1 year of hire. High School diploma or equivalent.  Salary $12.62-14.66 per hour.  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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Position: Detention Officer – Kitchen

Full-Time Position

Salary: $17.43 hourly

Open until: November 19, 2014

Brief Job Description:
Serve in the detention division as a cook; maintain kitchen facility, along with other kitchen team members, so that all meals and equipment meet jail commission standards. 

Duties include:

  • Oversee preparation of daily meals
  • Follow prepared menu and recipe guidelines
  • Accept and verify deliveries
  • Complete related paperwork
  • Complete other duties and tasks as assigned 

Requirements: 

  • HS diploma or equivalent; must be 21 years of age
  • Must work well with others
  • Must have the ability to work in environmentally hazardous and hostile situations
  • Engage in physical activities
  • Must be able to obtain TCOLE Jailer’s License

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.