Crook County is located in the center of the state, approximately three hours from Portland, Salem, Corvallis and Eugene. Bend, the largest city in central Oregon, is approximately 40 minutes away.

Geographically Crook County, with a population of approximately 26,845, is Oregon’s most centrally located county. Founded in 1882, the county seat, Prineville, has a population of 10,370. It is the only incorporated population center within Crook County. Powell Butte, Post and Paulina are the other communities found within the County.

Livestock, forest products, recreation, agriculture, manufacturing and wholesale trade comprise the major industries found within the county. Covering approximately 2,991 square miles, Crook County is rich in forests, rangelands and irrigated agricultural fields. The elevation of Prineville is 2,868 feet and receives an averages of 10.5 inches of moisture per year. Nights are cool and daytime temperatures are moderate. Average temperature in January is 31.8 degrees; in July it is 64.5 degrees.

Crook County is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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Administrative Assistant

Prineville, OR

Job Title: Administrative Assistant                                                                                            Department: Veterans Services Office                                                                                       Reports To: Department Director     Salary Grade: 5 Pay Range:  $13.89 - $14.45 I.      Job Purpose: ...

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PT Juvenile Case Manager/Transport Officer/Facilitator

Prineville, OR

Department:     Juvenile Reports To:        Juvenile Director Classification:    Non-Exempt Salary Grade:     8 Summary The position is a part time position, 19 hours a week Monday through Friday and weekends as needed and provides a number of functions within the department.  On call transport officer for youth in need of secure transport to and from county detention cent ...

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Paralegal 1 (Child Support/Restitution)

Prineville, OR

Job Title:              Paralegal I (Child Support/Restitution)                              Department:        Crook County District Attorney Reports To:          Office Manager and Child Support Enforcement Agent Salary Grade:       Grade 6 I.      Job Purpose: Under the direct supervision of the Office Manager and the Child Support Enforcement Agent, this position ...

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Paralegal 1

Prineville, OR

Job Title:              Paralegal I                                                                            Department:        Crook County District Attorney Reports To:          Office Manager Salary Grade:       Grade 6 I.      Job Purpose: Under the general supervision of the Office Manager, this position performs a variety of complex duties associated with gener ...

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Human Resources Manager

Prineville, OR

Department:     Human Resources Reports To:        Director Legal Department Classification:    Exempt Salary:               $70,658.00 - 95,484.00 per year DOE  Summary The Human Resources Manager is directly responsible for the overall administration, coordination, and evaluation of the human resource function. The primary duties of this position are to plan, direct and coordinate human re ...

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Public Health Nurse II - Home Visitor

Prineville, OR

Job Title:              Public Health Nurse II – Home Visitor                               Department:        Crook County Health Department Reports To:          Nursing Supervisor/Director I.      Job Purpose: Under the supervision of the Nursing Supervisor, the primary duties of this position are to assess needs through Home-Visit Based Case Management to high risk perinatal clients and ...

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On-Call Jail Nurse - RN

Prineville, OR

Job Title:  On-Call Jail Nurse - RN                                                                  Department:  Crook County Health Department Reports To:  Crook County Health & Human Services Director I.      Job Purpose: This position performs the duties of nurse in the jail facility, to provide initial screening, care, and application of medications to person(s) in cu ...

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Reserve Deputy - Sheriff's Office -

Prineville, OR

Crook County Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications for Reserve Deputies. Volunteer requirements are 14 hours per month. The successful applicant will have demonstrated the drive, motivation, and determination to be successful in their profession. They will have some post high school education, preferably in police science or a related field. The successful applicant will need to be a team player, self-starter, and possess above average interpersonal skills. Must have demonstrated abili ...

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