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Fort Smith Courthouse
35 So. 6th, Room G5
Fort Smith, AR 72901

Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Ph: 479.783.6139

Employment Opportunities

Position: Records Specialist

Location: Sheriff's Office

Salary: $26,732.00

 

Applicants must apply by:

  • Emailing a cover letter and resume to 

        lwilliams@co.sebastian.ar.us

OR

  • Dropping cover letter and resume to 

         Sebastian County Sheriff's Office

         800 South A

         Fort Smith, AR 72901

          **Attention Linda Williams**

OR

  • Applying on Indeed

Job Summary:

This position is responsible for maintaining complete warrant and subpoena status records for the Sheriff's Department. Ensures all warrants have been served and are routed to the proper court. The employee will be responsible for all incoming calls to the records office and for all other assigned duties.
Entry Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Must be proficient in the use of computers
  • Must be ACIC/NCIC certifiable and maintain certification for the duration of employment.
  • Must meet department requirements (polygraph & psychological)
  • Mental alertness and adaptability to office area work routines with good typing skills.
  • Must be able to give special attention to detail and have great multi-tasking skills.
  • Ability to effectively communicate information and respond to questions, including working with the public and other offices/departments

 

 

Position: Park Maintenance Supervisor

Location: Ben Geren Park - Sebastian County

Salary: $44,489.00

 

Apply by emailing resume and cover letter to :
                    hr@co.sebastian.ar.us
Or     
        Apply on Indeed.com
 

 

Job Summary:

The employee under the direction of Sebastian County Parks Leadership plans organizes and supervises the work of park maintenance. Ensures work is performed according to departmental goals and schedules. Also, responsible for skilled labor tasks associated with park maintenance. Provides a professional example of work standards, ethics, and a positive attitude for colleagues. Supervises and coordinates maintenance activities for all four county parks to include ground maintenance and facilities, equipment maintenance, and construction, including turf and irrigation maintenance, horticulture activities, minor construction, facility cleaning, and trash collection. Assigns supervises and evaluates staff, participates in the hiring and disciplinary process. Supervises and operates light and heavy equipment and vehicles. Oversees proper equipment preventative maintenance and assists in minor mechanical repairs in buildings. This position requires employees to be on call 24 hours a day.
Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma or equivalent education required
  • 4 years of work experience in maintenance and/or construction
  • 2 year supervisory or leadership skills
  • Knowledge of hand and power tools, painting, plumbing, and minor electrical repairs
  • Experience with Microsoft Office programs to include Word, Outlook, and Excel
  • Ability to create a positive atmosphere and environment that fosters teamwork.
  • Must possess and maintain an Arkansas CDL or obtain one within 1 year
 
Benefits:
  • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Retirement Plan
  • Flex Spending
  • Vacation and Sick Time
 
Position: Research and Record Coordinator
Location: Prosecuting Attorney
Salary: $24,498.00 - $27,562.00
 
Apply by Email to hr@co.sebastian.ar.us                     
 include Cover Letter and Resume          
 
Job Summary:
the employee reports to the Prosecuting Attorney and Office Administrator. Will coordinate all documents and case files with the prosecutor's caseload. Will be responsible for the record-keeping of all criminal cases and researching criminal background for all felony defendants. Must use discretion in determining who has access to files.
Minimum Entry Qualifications:
  • 1 year or equivalent related work experience or training is required.
  • Must have computer experience
  • Ability to read, analyze and interpret common scientific and technical journals, financial reports, and legal documents.
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions.
  • Ability to effectively present information to top management, public groups, and the board of directors 
Benefits Available:
Health, Dental and Vision Insurance 
Retirement Plan
Flex Spending Account
Vacation and Sick Time
 
Position: Park Maintenance Worker
Location: Ben Geren Park - Sebastian County
Salary: $24,321.00 - $25,892.00
 
Apply:
online at Indeed
        or                 
Email: application/resume to
hr@co.sebastian.ar.us

 

Job Summary:
Employee assists in the maintenance and upkeep of the front side of Ben Geren and several other parks under the direction of the Park Maintenance Supervisor.

 

Entry Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma/ GED
  • 1 to 3 years related experience and/or training
  • Must possess valid Drivers license/ CDL preferred
  • Knowledge of plumbing, electrical, and carpentry skills
  • Proficient in the use of all tools used in the maintenance trade
 
 

Position: Assistant Golf Course Superintendent

Location: Ben Geren Park - Sebastian County

 
Apply by emailing resume to :
        hr@co.sebastian.ar.us
OR
         Apply on Indeed.com

 

Job Summary:
The employee will work directly with the Golf Course Superintendent in supervising, scheduling, planning, budgeting, training, and leading crew members. This position requires knowledge of all aspects of golf course maintenance including operation of equipment, turf management, bunker maintenance, pesticide and fertilizer calibration and application, irrigation repairs, and water management.
The employee must be highly self-motivated, possess a positive attitude, and lead by example. Must have a keen eye for detail, while focusing on crew training and course conditions. Must be a hard worker with a strong willingness to learn and complete tasks in an efficient and timely manner. Must have the dedication and commitment to learn and grow in the turfgrass management field with the goal of becoming a Golf Course Superintendent.
Essential Job Functions:
  • Motivates and directs staff on a daily basis and prepares work schedules
  • Trains new staff on standard operating procedures and safe operation of all equipment
  • Assists in planning and supervising the daily set up and maintenance of all areas of golf course grounds with an emphasis on greens and tees
  • Assists Equipment Technician in problem solving and repair of equipment when needed
  • Helps plan, coordinate and complete construction projects that improve playability
  • Involved in all aspects of IPM and BMP programs including fertilizer and pesticide calibration and applications
  • Supervises and participates in the operation and maintenance of pumps and installation/repair of irrigation and drainage.
  • Assists in personnel management and evaluation, employee safety, personnel, discipline and may also modify the daily work based on professional interpretation
  • Involved in native plant restoration throughout the golf course
Benefits Available:
  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance 
  • Retirement Plan
  • Flex Spending Account
  • Vacation and Sick Time

 

 

Position: Pro Shop Assistant SPT

Location: Ben Geren Park

Salary: $11.00 Hourly

 

 Apply online at Indeed

                      OR                  

Email: hr@co.sebastian.ar.us

 

Job Summary:
The employee will be responsible for assisting the Pro Shop Manager in the daily operation of the Pro Shop to and include the following
  • Operating cash register to receive green fees, cart rentals, driving range, and sales of merchandise
  • Issuing receipts for all transactions
  • Able to complete all procedures concerning rentals
  • Schedule and regulate all golfers to maximize the use of the golf course at all times
  • Provide information on golf course policies and procedures
  • Assist with reservations for a tee time and merchandise selection
  • Opens and closes Pro Shop along with balancing the cash at end of each day
  • Perform any other related duties as required/assigned
Minimum Entry Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma/GED
  • Knowledge of golf skills and techniques
  • Computer skills and typing ability
 

 

 

Position: Park Maintenance RPT

Location: Ben Geren Park

Salary:   $11.00 Hourly

 

Send Application by email to:

hr@co.sebastian.ar.us

Or apply on Indeed

 

Job Description:

The employee under the direction of the Park Maintenance Supervisor assists in the maintenance and upkeep of the front side of Ben Geren Park and several other county parks. Performs work involving the use of equipment including mowers, tractors, small lawn care equipment,  weed eaters, and other turf maintenance equipment

Qualifications:

  • High School diploma/GED required
  • Must be able to operate utility vehicles, mowers, tractors, and small lawn care equipment

 

 

 

 
Position: Golf Course Maintenance
 Location: Ben Geren
Salary:$27,785.00
Apply by submitting a resume to:
hr@co.sebastian.ar.us
Or apply in person at:
Department of Workforce Services
616 Garrison Ave, Room
Fort Smith, AR 72901
 

Job Summary:

Employees will perform work involving the use of large equipment, including tractors, loaders, trenchers, trucks, and other maintenance equipment. Also is responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of the golf course.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Requires good physical condition for the performance of regular duties
  • The minimum age is 18 years old
  • Must have a valid drivers license
  • Good communication skill is needed
  • Must be able to left/move up to 50 pounds

Position: Front Door Security Deputy Extra Help

Location: Courts Buildings

Salary: $13.00 per hour, 20 hours work

**Email application and resume to:**
       rreed@co.sebastian.ar.us

         Job Summary:

The employee will provide security for courtrooms, court buildings, and grounds. The employee will also transport detainees, serves warrants, and makes arrests when ordered by a judge. Will use x-ray machines and Metal detectors or wands to search individuals entering the Courthouses

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Law enforcement certification required.

  • Basic computer skills

  •  Ability to perform various physical activities as associated with the functions of the job.

Position: Title:  Patrol Deputy

Department:  Sheriff's Department

Salary Range:  $33,857.00 - $38,564.00

Applicants must apply by:

Emailing a cover letter, resume to:
lwilliams@co.sebastian.ar.us
                    Or
Deliver in person at:
Sebastian County Sheriff's Office
800 South A
Fort Smith, AR 72901
Attention: Linda Williams

Job Summary:

The employee will report to the Division Commander and /or Patrol Deputy and is responsible for patrolling a specified area of the county and performing law enforcement activities. Will serve legal documents as directed by the Courts. The Patrol Deputy is responsible for locating the person to whom the document will be served and maintaining records concerning the service of civil legal documents. The position is governed by departmental and County policy and Arkansas Civil Procedure and is subject to all laws concerning law enforcement personnel.
Minimum Entry Qualifications:
  • A High School diploma or equivalent is required
  • Law Enforcement Certification
  • 1-year related experience
  • Valid Driver's License
 

 

 

IMPORTANT ADDRESSES


Fort Smith Court House
35 South 6 St.
Fort Smith, AR

Justice Building
901 South B St.
Fort Smith, AR

Greenwood Courthouse
11 Town Square
Greenwood, AR 72936

Sheriff Department
800 South A Street
Fort Smith, AR  72901

 

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