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Sun, Aug 1, 2021
Benton County Iowa

Court Security - Part Time

Date Posted: 7/2/2021
Department: Sheriff
Type of Employment: Part-Time


The Benton County Sheriff’s Office is currently taking applications for the position of Court Security – Part Time.

Security Officers will work under the direction of the Sheriff, or designee.

Candidates are required to have completed the Iowa Law Enforcement Academy 40 hour firearm course to be considered.

General Duties:

            Facilities security

            Single point of entry building security and screening

            Assisting with court functions as needed

            Ensure orderly behavior is maintained within the court house

            Other duties as required

Applications may be picked up at The Benton County Sheriff’s Office at 113 East 3rd Street in Vinton, Benton County web site: http://bentoncountyiowa.org or requested by contacting the Sheriff’s Office at 319-472-2337.

Benton County does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, color, national origin, religion, age or disability in employment or the provision of services.

Veterans will be given statutory preference as provided by the State Code of Iowa section 35C.

All applications must be received by the Benton County Sheriff’s Office no later than Monday, July 12, 2021 at 4:00 p.m.