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CCSO Enforcement Sergeant

Columbia County, OR
Saint Helens, OR
  • Expired: August 12, 2022. Applications are no longer accepted.

Announcement# 2022-046

Closing Date: August 31, 2022

Salary: $6,985 - $8,644 per month, plus additional pay for DPSST certification.

The Columbia County Sheriff's Office is looking for an experienced Enforcement Sergeant to be a part of the team dedicated to solving community problems, the reduction of crime, and the preservation of laws, ordinances and the constitutional rights of all people within our jurisdiction.

The ENFORCEMENT SERGEANT position is full-time, 40 hours (plus regular required overtime) on a rotating shift basis (day/swing/night), Civil Service, and Not Union Represented.

DUTIES: Perform supervisory duties on an assigned shift. Conduct law enforcement and crime prevention and investigation activities relating to criminal law enforcement in the County.

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE: Equivalent to an Associate's degree in a related field. Three years' progressively responsible experience in law enforcement, with at least one year's experience supervisory experience. Any satisfactory combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities may be accepted.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS: Possession of, or ability to obtain within 18 months of appointment, DPSST intermediate certification as a Police Officer. Possession of a current first aid/CPR card. Possession of an appropriate Oregon motor vehicle operator's license and must be insurable under the County's liability coverage.

SPECIAL NECESSARY QUALIFICATIONS: Must be 21 years of age and be a citizen of the United States. Must be free of criminal convictions which would affect DPSST certification or which would violate any other County policy.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY: General knowledge of administrative and basic supervision concepts, practices and principles. Considerable knowledge of state and county criminal, traffic, civil, juvenile, fish and game and marine laws; police methods and procedures; laws governing arrest, search and seizure and the criminal justice system, including courtroom testimony; and of police investigative procedures and techniques. Familiarity with computers systems and their use.

Skill to properly utilize police equipment and techniques including firearms and restraining devices; and to conduct investigations, collect, evaluate and analyze facts and draw correct conclusions.

Ability to plan, organize and supervise the efficient and economic performance of staff. Ability to efficiently and effectively operate equipment used in the performance of duties assigned. Ability to operate equipment safely under adverse conditions. Ability to act effectively in emergency situations. Ability to effectively control suspects in all situations, including the ability to physically restrain unruly suspects. Ability to work with Canine Officers and their Handlers. Ability to prepare accurate and complete reports. Ability to maintain harmonious and effective working relationships with fellow employees, other agencies, County officials and the general public.

Join our team - Columbia County online application must be completed - Apply today!

Columbia County, OR


Saint Helens, OR
97051 USA



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