Watauga County Employment Opportunities

Job TitleJailer I
Application DeadlineN/A
Beginning Salary$41,374




Watauga County Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications for the position of Jailer I. Duties include maintaining jail security, processing and releasing inmates, serving meals and transporting inmates.  Any combination of education and experience equivalent to graduation from high school is required.  Preference may be given to female applicants in order to comply with NC Administrative Code 10A NCAC 14J .0601, under the authority of G.S. 153A-221. County benefit package includes health insurance, paid holidays, vacation and sick leave.  Salary Grade 6, $41,374.  Please submit applications to the Watauga County Sheriff’s Office, 184 Hodges Gap Road, Boone, NC 28607, or Apply at NC Works Career Center, 130 Poplar Grove Connector, Boone, NC (828) 265-5385. This position is open until filled.  Watauga County is an EEOE.

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