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Youth Investment Coordinator
Lake County Community Justice  

We are accepting applications for a Youth Investment Coordinator.  This position works with middle school through high school age youth to provide services for acting-out, neglected, or at-risk 11-18 year-olds.  Provides programs and services that help reduce or eliminate the risk of youth from entering the juvenile justice system. 

Prefer 4-year degree in a related field and at least 2 years of related experience working with at-risk youth is preferred. 

$3,516-$4,487 monthly depending on experience.  Full benefits including medical, vision, & dental insurance.  PERS retirement.

Applications accepted until Friday, May 17th.  For any questions, call Jay Collins at 947-6073.

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Lake County Sheriff’s Office

Lake County Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications for 3 full-time Deputies to conduct law enforcement, crime prevention, and investigation activities relating to criminal law enforcement in Lake County.  Duty station will be the Lakeview Courthouse and will mainly patrol the south end of the County, including the Town of Lakeview. 

Must have a high school diploma or GED and/or two years college level education in law enforcement or related field. Or, one year of experience in law enforcement or social service work with some college. Any satisfactory equivalent combination of experience and training that demonstrates the ability to perform the essential functions of the job may be considered qualifying.  Must be able to meet minimum Board on Public Safety Standards and Training requirements. 

Must be able to pass background check and possess a valid Oregon Driver’s license with good driving record. 

The position is full time and includes full benefits and PERS retirement.  This is a non-exempt, union position with a salary of $3,400 – $4,340 per month depending on experience.  

To apply, complete and return a Lake County Sheriff’s Office application to the Sheriff’s Office (Note: this application is different than Lake County’s general employment application).  Position is open until filled. Questions, please call Jay at (541) 947-6073.

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Museum Curator

Lake County & Schminck Museums

Responsible for all Schminck and Lake County museum operations. 

Receives & handles museum collections, including numbering, cataloguing, documenting, & maintaining adequate storage facilities.  Sets up & maintains exhibits & general appearance of the museum & grounds.  Reports to the Museum Board of Directors, & serves as the informative resource concerning the collections & archives of the museum.  

Computer experience, knowledge of Lake County history, and the ability to communicate both orally and in writing is desirable.


$12.76/hr.  12+ hours per week

Thursday - Saturday

from mid-April to November 1st

closed for winter


Full job description and applications are available at the Courthouse 513 Center Street, or online at 

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Questions, call Jay Collins at 947-6073

Applications accepted until filled



Heavy Equipment Operator

North Lake County

Lake County Road DepartmentLake County Road Department is accepting applications for 1 full-time Heavy Equipment Operator for the north part of Lake County.  Perform a variety of skilled manual tasks and operate dozers, trucks, graders, and other equipment in the general construction and maintenance of County roads, bridges, and facilities.

Must have thorough knowledge of the operation of heavy equipment, as well as knowledge of road construction, maintenance, and rock pit operations.  Must have a high school diploma or GED, and 5 years of performing comparable work.  Must have a current Oregon Class A CDL and be able to pass background check.

This position is full-time and includes full benefits, including health, dental, and vision insurance, paid sick and vacation leave, and PERS retirement.  Non-exempt, non-union position with a starting wage of $18 - $20 per hour, depending on experience. 

To apply, complete Lake County Job Application & return to Lake County Road Dept., 95574 Highway 140 West, or email to Accepting application through Friday, March 15th.  Open until filled. Applications can be downloaded from or picked up at the Road Department. 

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