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

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: Library Reports To: Library Operations Manager Classification: Non-exempt Salary Grade: 111 1/3 $21,348 - $22,646 All applications must be received through the link provided below: https://crook-county.hiringthing.com/job/403350/library-customer-service-specialist Summary The primary duties of this position are to provide circulation and customer service…
EQUIPMENT OPERATOR CROOK COUNTY LANDFILL Department: Landfill Reports To: Landfill Manager Classification: Non-Exempt Salary Grade: $21.59 -$24.90 Closes: Open Until Filled All applications must be received though the link provided below. https://crook-county.hiri…
Department: Community Development Reports To: Building Official Classification: Non-Exempt Salary Grade: 123 / $59,841.50 - $75,857.60 All applications must be received through the link provided below: https://crook-county.hiringthing.com/job/399477/residential-plans-examiner-building-inspector Summary Under the general supervision of the Building Official, the position performs…
Department: Community Development Reports To: Building Official Classification: Non-Exempt Salary Grade: 123 - $56,430.40 - $75,857.60 Depending on position and experience All applications must be submitted through the link provided below: https://crook-county.hiringthing.com/job/399482/electrical-building-inspector Summary Under the general supervision of the Building Official, the…
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…
Job Title: Maintenance Assistant Department: Crook County Maintenance Department Reports To: Crook County Maintenance Supervisor Salary: $20.01 - $21.03 crook-county.hiringthing.com/job/221234/maintenance-assistant All applications must be submitted through the link provided above Job Purpose: Under the general supervision of 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…