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

Job Title: WORK CREW TECHNICIAN Department: SHERIFF'S OFFICE Reports To: COMMUNITY CORRECTIONS LIEUTENANT Salary Grade: Part time – less than 30 hours - $25.00 hourly All applications must be received through the link provided below: https://crook-county.hiringthing.com/job/447718/work-crew-technician-sheriff-s-office-part-time I. Job Purpose: This position works in support of…
Department: Health Department Reports To: Public Health Director Classification: Non-Exempt Salary Grade: 124/ $28.75 - $32.36 Allapplications must be submitted through the link provided below: https://crook-county.hiringthing.com/job/423915/public-health-modernization-manager Summary The primary duties of this position are to support the…
The Crook County District Attorney's Office is pleased to offer a significant bonus for our Deputy DA II new hires. For this position, the details of the hiring bonus are as follows: • Successful applicants will be eligible for an $10,000 total hiring bonus. • Under the program, the successful applicant will receive 50% of the potential bonus amount with their first paycheck and the…
Department: Health Department Reports To: Director Classification: Exempt Salary Grade: $22.35-$25.16 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…
Job Title: Office Assistant (32 Hours Weekly) Department: Fairgrounds Reports To: Fairgrounds Manager Salary Grade: 107/10 $17.36 Hourly All applications must be submitted through the link provided below: https://crook-county.hiringthing.com/job/445797/office-assistant-fairgrounds I. Job Purpose: Under the general supervision of the Manager, the assistant performs general…
Job Title: MEDICAL ASSISTANT/MEDICATION ASSISTANT Department: SHERIFF'S OFFICE Reports To: JAIL NURSE - RN Salary Grade: $3,394.57 - $4,602.99 Monthly All applications must be received through the link provided below: https://crook-county.hiringthing.com/job/442306/medical-assistant I. Job Purpose: This position performs the duties of a certified medical assistant/medication…
Job Title: COMMUNITY SERVICE DEPUTY Department: SHERIFF'S OFFICE Reports To: PATROL SERGEANT Salary Grade: $3,394.57 - $4,602.00 Monthly All applications must be received through the link provided below: https://crook-county.hiringthing.com/job/442309/community-service-deputy I. Job Purpose: This position is under the direct supervision of an assigned supervisor or the Patrol…
Department: Health Department Reports To: Director of Health and Human Services Classification: Non-Exempt Salary Grade: 116 / 1-5 $19.75 - $22.23 Hourly All applications must be submitted through the link provided below: https://crook-county.hiringthing.com/job/444068/patient-accounts-tech Summary As a member of the Administrative Services group and under the limited supervision of the…
Job Title: CRIMINAL PATROL DEPUTY Department: SHERIFF'S OFFICE Reports To: PATROL SERGEANT Salary Grade: $4,720.97 - $6,401.57 Monthly All applications must be received through the link provided below: https://crook-county.hiringthing.com/job/442303/criminal-patrol-deputy I. Job Purpose: This position is responsible for protecting life and property in Crook County through…
The Crook County District Attorney's Office is pleased to offer a significant bonus for our Deputy DA I new hires. For this position, the details of the hiring bonus are as follows: • Successful applicants will be eligible for an $8,000 total hiring bonus. • Under the program, the successful applicant will receive 50% of the potential bonus amount with their first paycheck and the remaining…
The Crook County Sheriff’s Office is pleased to offer a significant bonus for our new hires. For this position, the details of the hiring bonus are as follows: • Successful applicants will be eligible for an $8,000 total hiring bonus. • Under the program, the successful applicant will receive 50% of the potential bonus amount with their first paycheck and the remaining 50% upon receipt of…