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Lead Dispatcher/Jailer – Internal Only


$22.09-$29.83 hourly

Closing Date:

November 26, 2021

Minimum Qualifications:

High School Diploma or G.E.D.; 3 years communications and corrections experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.


Responsibilities may include performing work of a dispatcher/jailer; providing guidance and trainings; evaluating employee performance; establishing and enforcing work procedures and processes; assisting with annual budget development; and assigning work.

Work Test Period:

Appointee to the position must successfully complete trial period per contract.

Background Check:

Applicants selected for appointment must pass a criminal background check.

Drug Testing:

Applicants selected for appointment must take and pass a drug test.

Physical-Medical Standards:

Applicants must meet essential physical requirements of the position.

Employment Eligibility Verification:

All new employees must complete and sign employment eligibility verification form on the first day of employment. Documentation verifying identity and employment eligibility must be submitted within three days of the first day of employment.

Application Information:

Memo of Intent to bid on this position must be received by Lake County Human Resources Department on or before the osted closing date. No bids will be accepted after the closing date unless postmarked by that date. Application and Classification Specification may be obtained by contacting Lake County Human Resources Department, 616 Third Avenue, Two Harbors, MN, 55616; or Lake County Service Center, 99 Edison Boulevard, Silver Bay, MN, 55614; or website:


Applicants who wish to request accommodation to application process should contact Lake County Human Resources at (218) 834-8394.


Lake County is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, sex, age, color, national origin, religion, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, familial status, membership or activity in a local commission, genetic information, or any other protected classification.

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