Civil Service Commission
Gary Dodds, Commissioner
Brian Sims, Commissioner
Vander Zyl, Commissioner
P.O. Box 524
Newton, Iowa 50208
NOTICE OF CALL FOR APPLICATIONS AND PROCEDURES FOR QUALIFYING
FOR THE ENTRY-LEVEL POSITION OF
DEPUTY SHERIFF OF JASPER COUNTY, IOWA
Notice is hereby given that a deputy sheriff entry level civil service written examination will be administered, and personal interviews and background investigations will be conducted relative to those persons receiving a minimum qualifying score on such written examination, in Room 236 DMACC Facility 600 N. 2nd Ave W, Newton, Iowa, beginning at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, September 21st, 2012. All persons will be interviewed following a successful completion of both the written examination and physical agility testing procedure, which will be that same day. Applicants should plan to spend the entire day, possibly even into the evening if necessary, involved with such commission activities.
The written examination, personal interview, background investigation, and physical agility test are mandatory for all persons interested in qualifying for inclusion on the eligibility list for the position of entry-level deputy sheriff in Jasper County, Iowa. Other minimum qualifications/standards are set forth in Iowa code chapter 80B and in rules promulgated there under by the Iowa law enforcement commission as published in chapter 501 of the Iowa administrative code.
Before beginning such process, interested persons must complete and deliver to the Jasper County Civil Service Commission, no later than 2:00 p.m., Friday September 14th, 2012, a written application form for the position of entry-level deputy sheriff. Such application forms are available for pickup at no cost at the office of the Jasper County Sheriff located at 2300 Law Center Drive, Newton, Iowa 50208 between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, (except holidays). IN ORDER TO BE ENTITLED TO PARTICIPATE IN THE TESTING, COMPLETED APPLICATIONS MUST BE EITHER HAND-DELIVERED OR MAILED TO THE JASPER COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE, WHERE YOU PICKED UP YOUR APPLICATION, OR RETURNED BY MAIL TO JASPER COUNTY CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION, P. O. BOX 524, NEWTON, IA 50208. COMPLETED APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED AFTER 2:00 P.M. ON September 14th, 2012
Jasper County, Iowa is an Equal Opportunity Employer
<Subject to the aforesaid minimum mandatory qualifications/standards>
Jasper County Civil Service Commission:
By: Gary Dodds, Commissioner