Salary Range $41-628 - $66,605
All applicants shall complete the following documents:
All applications must be accompanied by legible copies (no originals) of the following documents:
All completed employment packets can be hand delivered to the Sheriff's Office or mailed to:
Isle of Wight County Sheriff's Office
Attn: Employment Processing
PO Box 75
Isle of Wight, Virginia 23397
Application Acceptance May 17 - May 26
Chief of Animal Services / Chief Animal Control Officer
GENERAL STATEMENT OF JOB
Performs duties to support the control of domestic animals throughout the county by enforcing animal laws.
JOB LOCATION/WORKING CONDITIONS
Employee is subject to the normal hazards associated with law enforcement work. Works wherever needed, both indoors and outdoors; is exposed to a variety of hot and cold temperatures and may be, at times, exposed to hazardous incidents, and other dangerous situations; may be required to walk, run, climb, crawl, bend, pull, push, or lift and balance on less than ideal terrain; is exposed to wide variety of noise levels, which at times can be quite high; training is carried
out at both indoor and outdoor training locations. Incumbents are subject to working evenings and being on an on-call status at times.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
Supervises Animal Services Division staff. This position functions as a "lead worker" in Animal Services, assigning, instructing and checking the work of other employees. Majority of the time is spent performing same work duties as the other members of the group.
ENTRY KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
Must successfully complete all the training standards for a Virginia Animal Control Officer through an accredited academy within 1 year of employment. Must possess a valid driver’s license issued by the Commonwealth of Virginia. Required to qualify annually on Sheriff’s Office Firearms Qualification Course.
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