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WHEATLAND COUNTY Deputy Sheriff - Wheatland County in LEWISTOWN, Montana

Full time positionWAGE: $17.48 and $19.21 after P.O.S.T certification is obtainedThe Wheatland County Sheriff's Office offers a great experience and career opportunity in law enforcement. Apply and make a difference in your community and in your own personal development. The duties of a Deputy Sheriff are, but not be limited to, the responsibility of protection of lives, property, maintaining law and order, enforcing laws, conducting the investigation of crimes, arresting violators, the service of legal processes, testifying in court proceedings, accurate detailed record keeping and all associated/related job duties. This job also requires your involvement in continued education throughout your career.QUALIFICATIONS:United States citizenship as per MCA 7-32-303Must meet minimum age requirementsMust possess a high school diploma or GEDMust have a good driving record and possess a Montana driver's licenseBe in good physical conditionPosses a Montana P.O.S.T. certification or be able to obtain one within twelve (12) months of hireHave the ability to legally possess a firearm and have no felony convictions or disqualifying misdemeanorsBe of good moral characterGood verbal and written communication skillsReact quickly and effectively to stressful situationsAble to work nights, weekends and holidaysKnowledge and skills in operating computer systemsArticulate yourself in clear and concise speechAbility to handle several tasks simultaneously, and the ability to perform essential functions of this position Employment is conditional on passing a criminal background check, physical/drug screen and obtaining a Montana P.O.S.T certification. This career opportunity requires a high level of problem-solving ability, self-initiative and the ability and willingness to work a majority of the time without direction or supervision.