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Benton County Board of Appeals Planning and Development $100 per meeting plus mileage The Board of Appeals is hereby established to provide citizens the opportunity to appeal any administrative or Planning Board division on matters pertaining to Benton County Planning and Development Regulations and shall consist of seven (7) members and three (3) alternate members who shall be residents of Benton County, appointed by the County Judge, and confirmed by the Quorum Court for a term of two years
Send resumes to: Planning Director at email: kevin.gambrill@bentoncountyar.gov, phone 479-464-6166 and/or mail
Benton County Development Department
Planning Division
Attn: Planning Director
905 NW 8th Street
Bentonville, AR
72712
Benton County is currently seeking candidates to serve on its duly established Board of Appeals, the Board shall include members with the following background and experience:
i. One Quorum Court Member
ii. One attorney
iii. One professional engineer licensed in Arkansas
iv. One professional architect or landscape architect
v. One city, county or regional planner
vi. One realtor or developer
vii. One master builder or a person with ten or more years of experience in construction or supervision of construction of buildings.
Candidates must be a resident of Benton County, appointed by the County Judge, and confirmed by the Quorum Court for a term of two years
Juvenile Probation Officer Juvenile Probation $32,240.00 - $36,275.20 Requires a 4-year degree in psychology, criminal justice, education, or a related field. In addition, 2-3 year's of experience in the field is required. Must attend a 40-hour Juvenile Probation Officer certification course and complete the annual continuing education requirements. Candidates with training and/or certification in the areas of mental health, abuse, substance abuse, and other related topics will be stronger candidates. BILINGUAL PREFERRED. Must be able to maintain confidentiality and exercise a strong ability to manage multiple demands and time.
SEND RESUMES TO:Michael.turic@bentoncountyar.gov
Requires a 4-year degree in psychology, criminal justice, education, or a related field. In addition, 2-3 years of experience in the field is required. Must attend a 40-hour Juvenile Probation Officer certification course and complete the annual continuing education requirements. Candidates with training or certification in the areas of mental health, abuse, substance abuse and other related topics will be stronger candidates. BILINGUAL PREFERRED. Must be able to maintain confidentiality and exercise a strong ability to manage multiple demands and time.
SEND RESUMES TO:Michael.turic@bentoncountyar.gov
Financial Administrator Circuit Clerk’s Office $59,000.00--$67,000.00 This position would be the internal accountant for the Circuit Clerk’s Office. Responsible for revenue collected and preparing daily/weekly/monthly itemized disbursements according to statutes of Arkansas State Law. Would monitor daily financial transactions performed by staff. Monitor and record all daily ACH transactions. Monitor collateralization of all bank accounts and increase or decrease pledges as necessary for security of funds. Responsible for overseeing all Trust Accounts of the Courts. Work closely with department of certain transactions. Responsible for monthly bank reconciliations of all accounts and reports as governed by law. The accounting method conforms to the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), set forth by the Federal Accounting Standards Board (FASB), and must be conducted within the statutes of Arkansas state law. This position and the office they directly represent are audited annually by Legislative Audit. Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance or related field required. Certified Public Accounting preferred, but will accept a minimum of 5 yrs. experience in an accounting file, with working knowledge of double entry accounting. Must be knowledgeable of laws governing public funds and be willing to attend on-going training. Must be efficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook. Must be proficient on a printing calculator. Interpersonal skills and professionalism are vitally important as this position works with many County Elected Officials, State Agencies, Financial Institutes, and Victims of Crime, Circuit Court Judges/Staff as well as the general public. Must be highly detail oriented and analytically thinking, while at the same time personable with those whom you assist with no financial background. Deadlines of this position are demanding and must be maintained at the highest level. Must be able to multitask, have the ability to self-start daily and make independent decisions. Must communicate regularly with the Circuit Clerk to keep her updated on the accountability of the office and be willing to offer suggestions for future implementations and improvements to better serve the citizens of the county.
Send resumes to: Kerry. Hensley 102 N.E. "A" Bentonville, AR 72712 or e-mail to: Kerry.hensley@bentoncountyar.gov
Juvenile Detention Worker Male and Female Juvenile Detention Center $13.45--$15.13 The incumbent is responsible for the welfare of juveniles while in custody of Benton County. This opening is for evenings and/or overnight shifts. High School Diploma or GED and would prefer that candidates have some juvenile experience; candidates must complete all training as required by the State. This would be an overnight-weekends shift position. Any interested applicants must come to the juvenile detention center to pick up one of our required Department of Public Safety applications and submit their resume as well at that time. SEND APPLICATIONS AND RESUMES TO: holly.foster@bentoncountyar.gov
Legal Secretary I Prosecutor's Office $13.45--$15.13 This person will assist the Deputy Prosecutor they are assigned to with daily contact with attorneys, law enforcement officers, various courts, Judges and their Case Coordinators and any other duties assigned. Must have a high school diploma or GED with good typing and computer skills especially in Microsoft Office 2003. At least two years of secretarial experience with good communication and public relations skills. Experience in the legal profession would be helpful, but is not required. Send resumes to: Linda Bader102 N.E. "A" Bentonville, AR 72712 or e-mail to: linda.bader@bentoncountyar.gov
Jail Deputies Sheriff's Office $15.50-$17.44 Jail Deputies are responsible for the daily operation of the Jail ensuring the safety of the facility for both inmates and staff. HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA GED -- YOU MUST FILL OUT THE SHERIFF'S APPLICATION AND HAVE ALL PAPERWORK REQUIRED ATTACHED AT THE TIME IT IS SUBMITTED. YOU CAN PRINT THE APPLICATION OFF OUR WEB-PAGE www.bentoncountyar.gov YOUR APPLICATION MAY BE SUMBITTED BY MAIL OR IN PERSON AT THE BENTON COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE 1300 SW 14TH BENTONVILLE
Public Safety Dispatcher 1 Office of Emergency Communications $13.45--$15.13 Answers 9-1-1 emergency calls and dispatches to the appropriate emergency service. APPLICANTS MUST BE ABLE TO WORK NIGHTS, WEEKENDS, HOLIDAYS ON ANY OF OUR THREE SHIFTS. IF FOR ANY REASON YOU CAN NOT MEET THESE REQUIRMENTS YOU NEED NOT APPLY. NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY BUT PREFERRED. BILINGUAL APPLICANTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY. THE OFFICE OF EMERGENCY COMMUNICATION'S APPLICATION MAY BE FOUND ON THE BENTON COUNTY JOBS PAGE AT WWW.BENTONCOUNTYAR.GOV PLEASE ATTACH ALL REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION. RESUMES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED WITHOUT THEIR APPLICATION.
SEND TO: brianna.fields@bentoncountyar.gov
Part-Time Law Clerks Prosecutors Office
Essential duties: Research, Citizen's intake Complaints and assisting staff, the Prosecutor and Deputy Prosecuting Attorney's. Must have a College Degree and attending Law School..

SEND RESUMES TO: carrie.dobbs@bentoncountyar.gov