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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 The Juvenile Probation Officer is the first responder to meet the needs of the juveniles brought to the attention of the Courts. This includes interpreting and applying the Juvenile codes and other state and federal laws relating to juveniles and applying those laws with the goal of providing guidance, care, control of the juvenile and in the best interest of the state. This position requires flexibility in work hours including some nights and weekend hours. 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. Billingual skills is considered an asset. Must be able to maintain confidentiality and exercise a strong ability to manage multiple demands and time.
SEND RESUMES TO:Michael.turic@bentoncountyar.gov
Juvenile Detention Worker - 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
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
Deputy Assessor I Assessor's Office $12.42 This is an entry level position, must have good communication & customer service skills, work independently, will need experience in Microsoft Office with great keyboarding, accuracy in spelling and grammar is essential. Candidates need to be able to handle stressful situations. High School Diploma or GED with courses in computer use and keyboarding are required. Must have effective communication skills including spelling and grammar. Please print and fill out the Assessor's Application, then send both the application and resume to: Katherine Jones 215 E. Central Ave. Bentonville, AR 72712 and/or e-mail to: katherine.jones@bentoncountyar.gov
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
GIS Technician Assessor's Office $30,000.00 starting salary Will provide support maintaining geospatial and database features. Duties include reading and interpreting source documents, such as civil engineering plans, plat maps, and legal descriptions; and entering required data into the GIS. Helps maintain data layers such as cadastral, political boundaries, annexations, zoning, etc. As well as performing routine mapping duties. Requires an Associate's degree or equivalent course work at a technical or vocational school, in geography, planning, civil engineering, computer science, or related field, or two years of experience working with property deed and title research. Other combinations of experience and education that meet the minimum requirements may be substituted. Experience with GIS discipline is highly desired.
Please complete Assessor's application to send with your resume.
SEND RESUMES TO: katherine.jones@bentoncountyar.gov
Jail Clerk Jail $12.42-$13.98 Duties will include amswering phones, assisting the public, and various clerical work. You will work closely with bondsman's, Courts, and deputies.. Need a High School Diploma or GED, good phone and computer/typing skills and be a people person. This is a high traffic position and requires someone who has initiative,strong communication skills, great at problem solving, organized, can multi-task and works well with others.

If you are interested, please submit the Sheriff's application to: Shannon.Jenkins@bentoncountyar.gov