Applications may be mailed to:                                      Victoria County 2015 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 supervisory 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 within the past 5 years. 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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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 supervisory 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 within the past 5 years. 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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Location/Department: Juvenile Justice Center
Position: Juvenile Supervision Officer, Juvenile Detention Center
Full-Time Position Salary: $13.64 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 PUBLIC HEALTH DEPARTMENT
Location/Department: Health Dept.
Position: Seasonal Mosquito Control Applicator (Part-time)
Part-Time Position Salary: $11.03 per hour Open until filled

Brief Job Description: Applies larvicide and adulticide by vehicle-mounted equipment; experience with chemical and safety equipment a plus, able to work flexible hours, including weekends, and able to lift up to 70 lbs or more. High school diploma or GED, and a valid Texas driver's license are required with proof of insurability. Retirees Welcome! Apply to Administrative Services, Victoria County Courthouse, Room 127. County job application required and may be downloaded below. Equal Employee Opportunity Employer. No phone calls please.

 

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Location:  Victoria County Public Health Department

Position:  Epidemiologist   

Full-Time Position

Salary: $60,000 annually

Open until filled

Brief Job Description: Under the direct supervision of the Director of Public Health Department, in conjunction the Public Health Community Preparedness Coordinator plans for infectious disease preparedness, conducts outbreak response activities & infectious disease surveillance. Duties are performed with minimal supervision and with considerable latitude for use of initiative and independent judgment.  The Epidemiologist must have qualifications in epidemiology & public health infection surveillance, preferably with a Masters of Public Health (MPH) or Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Community or Public Health Nursing focus and least one to two years working experience as an Epidemiologist. Candidates with less experience will be considered.  Training related to essential job functions is provided by Texas Department of State Health Services. This position is contingent upon availability of grant funds. For a complete job description and requirements visit or apply to: Administrative Services, Victoria County Courthouse, 115 N. Bridge, Room 127.  EEOE.  County applications are required and can be downloaded below.

 

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Location/Department: WIC
Position: Clerk III
Full-Time Position Salary: $13.95-$16.64 per hour Open until filled

Brief Job Description: Seeking a responsible and highly motivated person to perform clerical work in a busy office environment. Work involves multiple duties including: the determination of eligibility of potential participants, computer data entry, benefits issuance functions, and education classes. Work includes providing services to a community that is diverse in culture and income while maintaining privacy standards as well as providing exceptional customer service. Employee must participate in out-of-town WIC clinics and work occasional evening and weekend hours. Employee must be capable of bilingual communication (English-Spanish), both spoken and written. 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 FIRE MARSHAL
Location/Department: Fire Marshal's Office
Position: Aircraft Rescue Firefighter (ARFF) Specialist
Full-Time Position Salary: $12.42-$15.37 per hour Open until filled

Brief Job Description: Duties include aircraft fire and rescue, operation of ARFF apparatus, airfield safety inspections, and general station duties and tasks as assigned.

 

Minimum Qualifications: Texas Commission on Fire Protection (TCFP) Structural Firefighter Basic, NFPA 1001 firefighter I/II, (IFSAC accepted), Texas Department of State Health Services Emergency Medical Technician or National Registry EMT-B.

 

Preferred Qualifications: TCFP Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighting (ARFF) or IFSAC accepted, TCFP Fire Inspector, Texas Class B Driving License, and at least two years experience with a paid fire department (Structure or ARFF).

 

Applicants not already meeting preferred qualifications must obtain TCFP Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighting (ARFF), TCFP Fire Inspector, and Texas Class B Driving License, requirements within one year of date of hire.

 

Apply to Administrative Services, Victoria County Courthouse, 115 N. Bridge St., Room 127, Victoria, TX 77901. County applications are required and can downloaded below. EEOE. No phone calls.

 

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VICTORIA COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE

Location/Department: Sheriff's Office
Position: Detention Officer
Full-Time Position Salary: $16.35 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 TCLOSE 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: $20.76 - $21.81 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: LVN NURSE
Full-Time Position

Salary: $17.61 per hour

Open until filled

 

Brief Job Description: To provide nursing duties in the Victoria County Jail.
Responsible for giving nursing care and performing related nursing services.

Duties include:

  • Interviewing inmates to obtain health/medical history.
  • Perform mini health assessments.
  • Distribute medications.
  • Conduct appropriate screening (cholesterol, blood sugar, blood pressure, etc.).
  • Inventory medical supplies.

 

Requirements:


One (1) year of full-time paid employment as a practicing licensed vocational nurse; Licensed Vocational Nursing through the Texas State Board for Nursing. Possess a valid Texas Driver's License. 


Shift work is required for this position.  Must be able to carry out written and oral instructions. Able to exercise judgment in application of nursing care. Communicate effectively both orally and in writing. Bilingual (Spanish/English) abilities are an asset. The applicant will be subject to a background investigation conducted by the Victoria County Sheriff's Office and will submit to a 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: Telecommunications Officer
Full-Time Position

Salary: $19.37 per hour

Open until filled

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

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 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 TCOLE.
  • 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.