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

Career Opportunities

EQUIPMENT OPERATOR CROOK COUNTY LANDFILL Department: Landfill Reports To: Landfill Manager Classification: Non-Exempt Salary Grade: $22.89 -$25.75 Closes: Open Until Filled All applications must be received though the link provided below. https://crook-county.hiri…
Department: Library Reports To: Crook County Court Classification: Exempt Grade / Salary: 127 $74,276 - $99,923 All applications must be received through the link provided https://ht-jobs.net/u4kt9gu Summary The Director utilizes professional business and management expertise to plan and direct public library services in Crook County. They are expected to work extensively with staff…
Department: Crook County Health Department Reports To: Clinical Nursing Supervisor Classification: Exempt Salary / Grade: 122 $27.44 - $36.90 All applications must be received through link provided https://ht-jobs.net/5zv8zph Summary Under the supervision of the Clinical Nursing Supervisor, the Public Health Nurse II performs a variety of duties in public health nursing programs…
Job Title: Deputy DA I Department: Crook County District Attorney Reports To: District Attorney Salary Range: $78,332 - $105,331 Depending on Experience To Complete the application process please go to: https://crook-county.hiringthing.com/job/293371/deputy-da- I. Job Purpose: Under the general supervision of the…
Job Title: Deputy DA II Department: Crook County District Attorney Reports To: District Attorney Salary Grade: $82,617 - $111,072 https://crook-county.hiringthing.com/job/231995/deputy-da-ii Application must be received through the link provided above I. Job
Department: Health Department Reports To: Director Classification: Exempt Salary Grade: $22.89-$25.75 Hourly Summary Under the general supervision of the Health Director, the primary duties of this position are to supervise the Prevention & Health Promotion programs, along with the oversight of multiple public health programs. This position…
Summary As a member of the Family Health Services group and under the general supervision of the Clinic Supervisor, this position provides the following duties in support of the department-wide mission to …provide fair opportunity for those in our community to achieve their full health potential: front desk reception: answers phones and directs calls, greets clients, makes appointments…
Summary The primary duties of this position are to work regionally in Crook, Deschutes and Jefferson counties to implement the Central Oregon Health Council funded project to decrease STI/HIV rates. The position will work closely with internal and community stakeholders and partners to achieve programmatic priorities in ways that are: Equitable, Culturally informed, Developmentally…
Summary This position will work collaboratively on a variety of public health initiatives in support of the department-wide mission to …provide fair opportunity to those in our community to achieve their full health potential. The Communicable Disease Specialist will serve as the County Immunization Coordinator, perform communicable disease investigations, and support regular clinic operations…
Job Title: Road Master Department: Road Department Reports To: County Court Salary Grade: 129: 82,617.60 – 111,072.00 Please submit applications through the link provided below: https://crook-county.hiringthing.com/job/539551/crook-county-road-department-road-master I. Job Purpose: The primary duties of this position are to administer services, repairs, maintenance and…
Department: Health Department Status: Temporary - P/T through 06/30/23 Grade/Step: 102/1 Salary: $12.50 hourly Please submit application through the link provided below https://crook-county.hiringthing.com/job/507535/health-department-youth-liaison-temporary-24-hours-total Summary The Youth Liaison will serve as a student representative for their local community to bring teen…